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Neil LaBute's SOME GIRL(S) Kicks Off Dragon Theater's 2nd Stages Series Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2014

Some Girl(s) by Neil LaBute kicks off Dragon Theatre's new 2nd Stages Program. (more...)

DAUGHTERS OF THE DRAGON is Released
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2014

Daughters of The Dragon - A Comfort Woman's Story, a new novel from Minnesota-based author William Andrews, seeks to expose Americans to Japan's forced sexual enslavement of women during WWII euphemistically called comfort women. The Japanese government, headed by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, appears to be moving to deny the atrocity. NYTimes article on Japan's move to revisit the comfort women situation. (more...)

26-year-old hacker responsible for massive DDoS-attacks sentenced in Russia
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2014

NEW YORK, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ A man was sentenced to probation after being convicted for Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks as a result of Group-IB and the The Ministry of the Interior (MVD) collaboration work. Group-IB assisted in the investigation, collection, preservation and identification of digital evidence. (more...)

SOME GIRL(S), TAKE ME OUT and More Set For Dragon Productions Theatre's 2nd Stages Series, Beg. March 2014
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2014

Dragon's brand new 2nd Stages series launches in March. This new series will give local theatre makers the opportunity to fully produce their passion projects with the support of an established theatre company. This dynamic pairing will create an exciting new set of theatre options in downtown Redwood City. (more...)

BWW Blog: Mark Fisher Fitness - A Marksist Perspective
by Mark Fisher Fitness - Mar 4, 2014

Goethe, Sartre, Nietzsche…Nothing like a good quote from a sage philosopher to motivate and inspire. (more...)

Puzzle Mania Spreads Quickly - Jigsaw Puzzles and Dragons Game Now Available for iOS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2014

Wizards Time LLC has launched Jigsaw Puzzles and Dragons Game as the first game for iOS operating system. After a great number of Android users who played this game, Wizards Time LLC made this game available for iOS users as well. People who enjoy playing jigsaw puzzle games can download the game on iTunes Store for free. (more...)

2014 Young Playwrights Festival Honorees Announced
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2014

Center Stage has announced the honorees for this year's Young Playwrights Festival, an annual competition that welcomes Maryland students in grades K-12 to submit original scripts. This year, student playwrights submitted nearly 500 plays. The plays selected will be showcased with workshops, in-school performances, and select pieces will be staged at the Annual Young Playwrights Festival performance at Center Stage on Monday, May 5, at 7 pm. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Playhouse Merced Makes a Believer With Fun, Original SHREK
by Harmony Wheeler - Mar 3, 2014

Playhouse Merced continues to prove itself with challenging material and increasingly talented casts. Having opened their season last fall with the epic Les Miserables, they now turn to the imaginative Shrek the Musical, and their new season is just around the corner with a special announcement event planned for March 22. (more...)

Seth Rogan, Norman Lear & More to Headline 2014 PRODUCED BY CONFERENCE
by Movies News Desk - Mar 27, 2014

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) is pleased to announce the initial slate of speakers confirmed to participate in the 6th annual Produced By Conference (PBC). (more...)

Paleo Advocate Tina Turbin Releases New eBooks on the Paleo Diet
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2014

Tina Turbin, the paleo advocate behind Paleomazing.com, has released four brand new eBooks on the paleo diet: 'Paleo Versus Gluten-Free,' 'Shed Unwanted Pounds with the Paleo-ish Diet,' 'Improve Stamina with the Paleo-ish Approach,' and 'Paleo Gluten-Free, Allergies and Your Pharmacy.' Each eBook is jam-packed with vital information, and together they address the hottest issues that Tina's readers have about the paleo diet. The major release comes soon after Tina's last eBook release in February of a cookbook for chocolate lovers called 'Decadent Chocolate and Cacao Recipes and Delights.' (more...)

CHRISTIAN BALE to Play Steve Jobs in Upcoming Big Screen Pic
by Movies News Desk - Mar 21, 2014

According to The Wrap, Christian Bale is David Fincher's top choice to portray Steve Jobs in the new film adaptation of the history of Apple, written by Aaron Sorkin. (more...)

Nigel Havers and Martin Jarvis to Star in THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST in the West End, June 2014
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2014

The Daily Mail writes that Nigel Havers and Martin Jarvis will co-star in a revamped production of Oscar Wilde's THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, beginning June 27, 2014 at the Harold Pinter Theatre, with plans for a UK tour. (more...)

THE DRAGON IN THE ROOM is Released
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2014

The saying goes, when life hands you lemons, make lemonade. So what do you do when life hands you a divorce, an unusual second marriage, five kids and an avalanche of fears, hopes and dreams? (more...)

Callpod, Inc. and GN Netcom A/S, GN Netcom, Inc., GN Resound A/S and Hello Direct, Inc. Settle Patent Dispute
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2014

Callpod, Inc. and GN Netcom A/S, GN Netcom, Inc., GN Resound A/S, and Hello Direct, Inc. have reached a global settlement pursuant to a confidential agreement. The companies have granted certain rights to each other. Further, GN Netcom A/S and GN Netcom, Inc. are now licensees of Callpod's mobile conferencing patent portfolio. Other terms of the settlement are confidential. (more...)

Rooney Mara in Talks to Join Hugh Jackman & Garrett Hedlund in PAN
by Movies News Desk - Mar 12, 2014

PAN is an all-new tale about author J.M. Barrie's beloved character Peter Pan, the boy who would never grow up. Should she sign on, Mara would play Tiger Lilly in the film, which features Jackman as the villainous Blackbeard, and Hedlund as Hook. Peter Pan has yet to be cast. (more...)

Susan Coursey Releases 'How Do You Make a Dragon Laugh?'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2014

Dragons are legendary creatures typically with serpentine or reptilian traits that are featured in the myths of many cultures. There has been varying stories about them. Some dragons are said to breathe fire or to be poisonous, while others have especially large eyes to watch treasure very diligently. But aside from these characteristics, do dragons laugh too? (more...)

BWW Reviews: SHREK THE MUSICAL Brings Romance and Twisted Fairy Tale Characters to Life in Simi Valley
by Shari Barrett - Mar 10, 2014

In a faraway kingdom turned upside down, things get ugly when an unseemly ogre - not a handsome prince - shows up to rescue a feisty princess. Throw in a donkey who won't shut up, a bad guy with a SHORT temper, a cookie with an attitude, and over a dozen other fairy tale misfits, and you've got the kind of mess that calls for a real hero. Luckily, there's one on hand… and his name is SHREK. (more...)

Nicktoon Premieres Season Two of Rob Dyrdek's Comedy Series WILD GRINDERS Tonight
by TV News Desk - Feb 5, 2014

Nicktoons is set to launch season two of the kickin' animated series Wild Grinders, inspired by professional skateboarder and entrepreneur Rob Dyrdek's (Fantasy Factory, Ridiculousness) real-life experiences, tonight, Feb. 5, at 8:30 p.m. (ET). (more...)

Las Vegas' Gold Coast Launches Chinese New Year with Dragon Dance Parade Today
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2014

The Gold Coast Hotel and Casino will celebrate Chinese New Year with a flourish today, February 5, hosting the annual Dragon Dance celebration at 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. on the casino floor. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Sideshow's THE GOLDEN DRAGON, Now Playing Through 2/23 at Victory Gardens
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2014

Sideshow Theatre Company continues its 2013-14 season on the heels of its critically acclaimed production of 9 Circles with the Chicago premiere of the darkly comic drama THE GOLDEN DRAGON by Roland Schimmelpfennig, playwright of the Sideshow's 2012 Jeff Award-winning production of Idomeneus (Best Ensemble), with translation by David Tushingham and direction by Artistic Director Jonathan L. Green and Marti Lyons. THE GOLDEN DRAGON plays through February 23, 2014 at Victory Gardens' Richard Christiansen Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave. in Chicago, where Sideshow is kicking off its multi-year residency. Tickets for THE GOLDEN DRAGON are available at www.victorygardens.org, by calling (773) 871-3000 or in person at the Victory Gardens Box Office. Check out a first look at the production below! (more...)

The Venetian and The Palazzo Usher in the Year of the Horse in Magnificent Style
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2014

The Venetian and The Palazzo welcomed the Year of the Horse on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014 with a traditional lion and dragon dance. Mr. Sheldon Adelson, chairman and CEO of Las Vegas Sands Corporation, along with his wife, Dr. Miriam Adelson were in attendance to paint the eyes of The Dragon and bring it to life, kicking off Chinese New Year 2014. Also in attendance to usher in the new year were president and COO, John Caparella; president of global gaming operations, Rob Goldstein; and president of international marketing, Larry Chiu. (more...)

Nicktoon to Premiere Season Two of Rob Dyrdek's Comedy Series WILD GRINDERS, Today
by TV News Desk - Feb 4, 2014

Nicktoons is set to launch season two of the kickin' animated series Wild Grinders, inspired by professional skateboarder and entrepreneur Rob Dyrdek's (Fantasy Factory, Ridiculousness) real-life experiences, on today, Feb. 5, at 8:30 p.m. (ET). (more...)

Photo Coverage: York Theatre Company's DRAGONS Celebrates Opening Night
by Jessica Gordon - Feb 3, 2014

The York Theatre Company (James Morgan, Producing Artistic Director; Andrew Levine, Executive Director) continues the Winter 2014 Musicals in Mufti Series Celebrating Sheldon Harnick with Dragons with Book, Lyrics and Music by Sheldon Harnick. Directed by Maggie Harrer, and with Music Direction by Beth Ertz, the cast features David Buskin, Ed Dixon, Danny Gardner, Katherine Henly, Mary Page Nance, Camille Palmisano, Laura O. Pfortmiller, Alan Schmuckler, Gordon Stanley, Marcus Stevens, Olga Talyn, Stephanie Umoh, Bray Wilkins, and William Youmans. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the opening below! (more...)

BWW Reviews: KUNG FU Makes Little Impact
by Michael Dale - Feb 25, 2014

David Henry Hwang's Bruce Lee bio-play is dramatically lightweight. (more...)

Harry E. Gilleland, Jr. Announces 'Zack's Choice' in eBook
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2014

'Zack's Choice,' the ninth book by Louisiana author and award-winning poet Harry E. Gilleland, Jr., has now been published as an e-book and is now available at Amazon's Kindle Store. The novel, which is in the crime/heist genre, tells a contemporary story about Zackery Gresham, who is a young man with his life all planned. However, while traveling through New Mexico, Zack has a chance encounter with a strange hitchhiker. The resulting chaos will bring Zack face-to-face with a choice that could alter the course of his life. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Sara Webb Talks U.S. Premiere of ALADDIN Ballet
by David Clarke - Feb 23, 2014

As Houston Ballet was putting the finishing touches on their production of David Bintley's mesmerizing ALADDIN, I got the opportunity to talk with Houston Ballet Principal Sara Webb. On the night before the production opened at The Wortham Theater Center, we discussed the U.S. Premiere of the ballet and her career. (more...)

Dragon's 2nd Stages Series to Open with Neil LaBute's SOME GIRL(S), 3/7-16
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2014

Dragon's brand new 2nd Stages series launches in March. This new series will give local theatre makers the opportunity to fully produce their passion projects with the support of an established theatre company. This dynamic pairing will create an exciting new set of theatre options in downtown Redwood City. (more...)

SF Fringe Festival Announces 2014 Lineup; Set for 9/5-20
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2014

The 2014 San Francisco Fringe Festival is back for its 23rd year, running September 5-20, at the EXIT Theatreplex, 156 Eddy Street in downtown San Francisco. The second-oldest Fringe Festival in th U.S., SF Fringe brings the best of bright, new, edgy performances of theatre, dance, clowning, magic, and other sorts of presentations for three consecutive weekends, from Friday, September 5 to Saturday, September 20 dark on Mondays.) The 35 shows for this year's Fringe were chosen, as always, by lottery from the more than 100 entries received. All Fringe performances will take place in one of the three venues within the EXIT Theatreplex at 156 Eddy Street. (more...)

2013 Green Room Award Nominations Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2014

The Green Room Awards are Melbourne's performing arts awards and recognise the world-class Cabaret, Dance, Musical Theatre, Opera, Theatre and Alternative and Hybrid Performance productions that grace Melbourne's stages each year. From artistic excellence to technical innovation, a Green Room Award is the most revered accolade an artist can receive in Australia's cultural capital. (more...)

Dentsu Entertainment's Animated Series 'LBX'' To Debut On Nicktoons In 2014
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2014

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ The Little Battlers eXperience (LBX), an extremely popular Japanese television series and franchise, will debut in the U.S. on Nicktoons in 2014, announced today by Mr. Yuma Sakata, President and Chief Executive Officer, Dentsu Entertainment USA, Inc. The LBX franchise follows the adventures of miniature customizable robots and the kids who interact with them. (more...)

Woodie King's 2014 Black History Month Play Festival to Feature S. Epatha Merkerson, Great Divas of Gospel & More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2014

Woodie King Jr's National Black Touring Circuit's 2014 Black History Month Play Festival, in conjunction with Voza Rivers/New Heritage Theatre Group, will present "The Great Divas of Gospel" on Saturday, February 22 at 7:30pm and Sunday, February 23 at 3:00pm at the New York Academy of Medicine, 103rd St. & Fifth Avenue. (more...)

Singer Songwriter Karen O to Perform 'The Moon Song' from 'Her' on THE OSCARS
by Movies News Desk - Feb 13, 2014

Singer-songwriter Karen O will, for the first time, perform the Oscar®-nominated original song "The Moon Song" for a global television audience on the Oscars®, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. (more...)

Signature Theatre to Host BRUCE LEE FILM SERIES Alongside KUNG FU
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2014

As part of the popular "Signature Cinema" series, Signature Theatre will present "The Bruce Lee Film Series" in conjunction with the World Premiere of David Henry Hwang's new play KUNG FU, directed by Leigh Silverman with choreography bySonya Tayeh. Signature will screen Enter The Dragon on Tuesday, February 25th and the documentary I Am Bruce Lee onMonday, March 24. Both screenings will start at 7pm and take place in The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing SquareSignature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). Tickets are now on sale and are $8 for Signature subscribers and $13 for general admission. Tickets can be purchased by visiting signaturetheatre.org or calling Ticket Services at 212-244-7529. Subscribers should call Ticket Services for their exclusive discount code. An additional film will be announced shortly, and will be shown on March 31. (more...)

VIDEO: Watch 3 New Promos for Season 2 of Netflix's HOUSE OF CARDS
by TV News Desk - Feb 12, 2014

Netflix has released three new promos for the highly-anticipated second season of HOUSE OF CARDS. Season two premieres exclusively on Netflix in all territories on February 14, 2014. (more...)

Carey Scheppner Releases Fantasy Novel, KAZIN'S QUEST
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2014

Author Carey Scheppner has been a fan of fantasy novels for some time, but has found them to be disappointing as of late. Deciding it was time for a change, Scheppner began writing his own fantasy series, one that follows a consistent set of rules for magic and features many dangerous foes and entertaining protagonists. He invites readers to experience his newly created fantasy world in the new book 'Kazin's Quest: Book I of The Dragon Mage Trilogy' (published by AuthorHouse). (more...)

Paleo Advocate and Author Tina Turbin Featured in Go Gluten-Free Magazine
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2014

One of the recipes of Tina Turbin (http://www.TinaTurbin.com), the paleo diet advocate and critically acclaimed author behind the newly released website http://www.Paleomazing.com, is being featured in the latest issue of Go Gluten-Free Magazine, a new, up-and-coming gluten-free magazine. (more...)

NY Philharmonic's Young People's Concerts Continue with Britten Today
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2014

The New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts (YPCs) continue with a focus on Britten's The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, led by Philharmonic Assistant Conductor Joshua Weilerstein, today, February 1, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. (more...)

Photo Flash: See Photos from Marquee Productions Shrek the Musical!
by Alan Henry - Apr 9, 2014

In a faraway kingdom turned upside down, things get ugly when an unseemly ogre - not a handsome prince - shows up to rescue a feisty princess. Throw in a donkey who won't shut up, a bad guy with a short temper, a cookie with an attitude and over a dozen other fairy tale misfits, and you've got the kind of mess that calls for a real hero. Luckily, there's one on hand...and his name is Shrek. (more...)

Arcade-Style Shoot 'Em Up Robots Love Ice Cream Makes Saving the Galaxy Pretty Sweet
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2014

ATLANTA, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ Robots Love Ice Cream, the first release from Atlanta-based indie studio, Dragon Army, is arming iOS devices everywhere with weaponized ice cream today. This arcade-style shoot 'em up takes you throughout the galaxy battling ice cream-loving robots in order to save the universe's ice cream supply. Playing the role of the ice cream truck driver, you will travel to each planet to shoot at each robot until they explode with joy, as well as completing mini-objectives to help you earn more Sprinkletonium, the element that makes these robots love ice cream, along the way. The more Sprinkletonium you collect, the more upgrades you can purchase for each flavor of your repository of frozen treats! (more...)

Kabam Opens New Berlin Office
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2014

Kabam opened a temporary office in Berlin last year with 50 employees working on live operations, localization, quality assurance, marketing and player experience services dedicated to countries in the European market including Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Russia, Turkey and the United Kingdom. (more...)

Daniel Craig Exits Courtroom Drama THE WHOLE TRUTH Days Before Filming
by Movies News Desk - Apr 8, 2014

The Hollywood Reporter writes that Daniel Craig has left the upcoming courtroom drama THE WHOLE TRUTH just days before the project was scheduled to begin filming in Boston. The start date is reportedly being pushed back three weeks from April 14 to allow the producers time to find a replacement. (more...)

Paleo Advocate Tina Turbin Lands on Cover of Low Carb Magazine
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2014

Tina Turbin, the paleo advocate behind Paleomazing.com, appears on the cover of the popular Low Carb Magazine. Her exclusive interview with the editor, Mark Maxom, is this month's feature article. (more...)

Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet Names Alexandra Damiani as Artistic Director, Crystal Pite as Associate Choreographer
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2014

Nancy Laurie, Founder and Board President of Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet, announced the appointment of Alexandra Damiani as the company's new Artistic Director effective immediately. Damiani has worked with Cedar Lake since 2005 as Ballet Master and Rehearsal Director of the 16-member troupe. Crystal Pite will join Cedar Lake as Associate Choreographer contributing a minimum of two works over the next three years. (more...)

More than 500 Volunteers Expected to Converge at Seattle's International District April 26 for Annual Cleanup as Part of Nationwide Comcast Cares Day
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2014

Comcast Cares Day, which takes place each April during National Volunteer Month, is Comcast and NBCUniversal's signature day of service and the nation's largest single-day corporate volunteer effort. In Seattle, the team will work side by side with key organizations in the “ID” on the Comcast Cares Day International District Spring Clean event. (more...)

Deborah Hedwall, Patricia Hodges & More to Star in Peccadillo Theater's A LOSS OF ROSES; Cast Announced
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2014

The OBIE, Lucille Lortel and Drama Desk Award-winning Peccadillo Theater Company, in association with La Femme Theatre Productions, has announced the full cast for the play's first NY revival as well as the New York City premiere of the published version of William Inge's A Loss of Roses. Performances begin May 8th (not May 7th as previously announced) at Theatre at St. Clement's, 423 West 46th Street, NYC, and continuing through June 7th, 2014. The play opens officially on May 12th at 7 PM. (more...)

Berkeley Repertory Theatre to Present Tony Kushner's 'THE INTELLIGENT HOMOSEXUAL'S GUIDE', Begin. 5/16
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2014

Berkeley Repertory Theatre welcomes back Pulitzer Prize winner Tony Kushner for the West Coast premiere of his latest play, The Intelligent Homosexual's Guide to Capitalism and Socialism with a Key to the Scriptures, an epic tale of love, family, sex, money, and politics. Kushner reunites with one of his favorite collaborators, Michael Leibert Artistic Director Tony Taccone, to bring this sweeping drama to the Roda Theatre. With his trademark mix of soaring intellect and searing emotion, the legendary writer unfurls a poignant story about an Italian family in Brooklyn. When retired longshoreman Gus Marcantonio decides to die, his kids come home with a raucous parade of lovers and spouses to find that even the house keeps secrets. A portrait of a dysfunctional family filled with weighty dialogue, humor, and passion, Kushner's four-act play previews Friday, May 16, opens on Wednesday, May 21, and runs through Sunday, June 29, 2014. (more...)

EA and BioWare Herald the Next Generation of RPGs With Dragon Age: Inquisition Launching October 7
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2014

Discover all-new gameplay from Dragon Age: Inquisition in “The Inquisitor” trailer: http://youtu.be/uO2h4qUNJ60. (more...)

'THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR', THE CAT AND THE HAT and More Make Up The Rose Theater's 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

The Rose Theater's upcoming season invites audiences to gallop off to the Old West, fly away to a distant planet in another dimension and float away holding a magical umbrella. The nine main stage shows promise to transport audiences to new worlds and open their minds to a multitude of experiences. (more...)

Cape's Own Spirit of America Winter Percussion Ensemble Advances to Finals in WGI World Championships
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2014

Spirit of America Winter Percussion Ensemble placed 5th out of 28 groups in their division, "Independent Open," in the WinterGuard International (WGI) "Sport of the Arts" Percussion World Championships prelimsFriday evening, April 11. They have advanced to FINALS, performing today (Saturday, April 12) at 1:35 pm at the University of Dayton Arena in Dayton, Ohio. (more...)

KINKY BOOTS, DANCING PROS: LIVE, Itzhak Perlman and More Set for Wharton Center's 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

Wharton Center is proud to give a glimpse of our upcoming 2014- 2015 season. The entire season will be announced the last week of April, when Wharton Center subscribers will receive the season brochure and order form. Just like years past, subscriber orders are processed according to Wharton's priority system, which is based on years of subscription and/or donation level. The actual seating will begin late May. (more...)

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