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Save 50% On Tickets For BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2017

Save up to 50% on tickets for Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, currently playing at the Aldwych Theatre in London's West End. Book tickets here from £15 (more...)

MACBETH'S HEAD Comes to Toronto Fringe Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2017

Toronto Fringe Festival fans are in for a unique spectacle as Malfi Productions prepares for its presentation of Macbeth's Head, a new play by Kyle McDonald. The play opens Wednesday July 5 and runs until Saturday July 15 at Factory Theatre - Mainspace (125 Bathurst Street, Toronto). (more...)

Blue Note Hawaii Announces A TRIBUTE TO ISRAEL KAMAKAWIWO'OLE by Willie K
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2017

Blue Note Hawaii, the state's premier venue for the world's most celebrated artists, announces a special one-night only tribute to Israel Kamakawiwo'ole by Willie K on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. There will be two shows at 6:30 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. and ticket prices range from $27 - $47. (more...)

Oscar-Winner Jennifer Connelly Signs On to New TNT Thriller SNOWPIERCER
by TV News Desk - Jun 7, 2017

Turner's TNT has cast Jennifer Connelly, who earned an Oscar(R) for her performance in A Beautiful Mind, to star in the network's drama pilot SNOWPIERCER. (more...)

Warner Bros Joins Grand Theft Auto V's Michal Sinnott to Produce Film BORN THAT WAY
by Movies News Desk - Jun 7, 2017

Grand Theft Auto V actress Michal Sinnott has attached Warner Brothers producer Kristen Murtha for her feature film in development, 'Born That Way.' (more...)

FOREVER FLAMENCO by Jose Tanaka Comes to the Fountain Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2017

Forever Flamenco by Jose Tanaka - World renowned guitarist Jose Tanaka directs a show that's sure to get you on your feet and screaming ¡Ole! This month's Forever Flamenco line-up includes dancers Mizuho Sato, Daniela Zermeño and, making her Fountain debut, flamenco powerhouse Lola Mayo direct from Spain. (more...)

Shaheed & DJ Supreme Drop New 'Glorious Day' Music Video & Hit the Road with Jurassic 5
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2017

From Birmingham, Alabama comes hip-hop duo Shaheed and DJ Supreme. An in-your-face duo that's performed with the likes of Akil (the MC of Jurassic 5), they've strayed from the typical dirty south style to the old-school boom-bap style of hip-hop. (more...)

Daniel Martin Moore Reveals New Track from Forthcoming Album of Lullabies
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2017

Always, music is the balm. And these days we seem to need it more than ever. Daniel Martin Moore's newest album, Turned Over to Dreams, offers just that with ten lovely gems, including six original compositions. (more...)

Quintet of the Americas to Present WINDS OF CHANGE Environmental Concert
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2017

Quintet of the Americas will present Winds of Change, an environmental concert on Wednesday, June 14 @ 7:00 PM at Marc A. Scorca Hall of National Opera Center, 330 Seventh Ave. in New York, NY. (more...)

LES LIAISONS DANGEREUSES, NATIVE SON and More Set for Antaeus Theatre Company's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2017

Antaeus Theatre Company has announced an electric slate of plays for its 2017-18 season at the Kiki & David Gindler Performing Arts Center in Glendale. Best known for its meticulous productions of classical theater, Antaeus Theatre Company will push boundaries with four plays aimed squarely at modern sensibilities. (more...)

Heal the Earth through the Arts, presents: Austin Brown Live!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2017

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Dr. Phillips Center Announces Additional 2017-18 Season Shows and Education
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2017

Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts announces a roster of upcoming shows confirmed, to date, for the 2017-2018 season. (more...)

Cool Down with 59E59 Theaters' Hot 2017 Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2017

59E59 Theaters has announced the lineup of shows for the 2017 Summer Season at 59E559 Theaters (59 East 59th Street, between Park and Madison Avenues). Summer season is a time to relax, unwind, and catch some of the hottest new plays in NYC at 59E59's three cool theaters. (more...)

Andrew Rayel Takes Over the World One 'Moment' After Another, New Album Out Now
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2017

Memorable. Electrifying. Rousing. Internationally acclaimed electronic dance music (EDM) DJ and producer, Andrew Rayel, is a master at commanding the emotions of music-lovers who come out to see him perform. Andrew Rayel's MOMENTS (Armada Music) album is out now. (more...)

Carole King 'Tapestry' Concert, Ft. London Cast of BEAUTIFUL to Hit U.S. Movie Theaters
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, and Rockingale Records will release Carole King - Tapestry: Live at Hyde Park (CD/DVD or digital) on Friday, September 1. Carole King - Tapestry: Live at Hyde Park may be pre-ordered here: http://smarturl.it/CaroleKing_HydePark (more...)

Greenville Little Theatre to Present I FEEL THE EARTH MOVE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

The Greenville Little Theatre (GLT) is thrilled to present I Feel The Earth Move! Get ready to travel back to the 1970s with GLT's latest rockin' musical review! Enjoy the biggest hits from music's most dynamic decade!  (more...)

BWW Review: CABARET FESTIVAL 2017: TAPESTRY - THE SONGS OF CAROLE KING at Dunstan Playhouse, Adelaide Festival Centre
by Barry Lenny - Jun 26, 2017

There is nothing like being in the same room as these two brilliant vocalists, who bring King's songs so vividly to life. (more...)

ICE Performs Five Summer Events in NYC Presented by Lincoln Center
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

August 14, 2017, the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) will perform in five summer events presented by Lincoln Center's Out of Doors and Mostly Mozart Festivals. (more...)

Burbank International Film Festival Announces Opening Night Film
by Movies News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

The Burbank International Film Festival is pleased to announce its opening night film and several world premieres to be screened at the AMC Burbank 16 in Downtown Burbank from Wednesday, September 6th, through Sunday, September 10th, 2017. For tickets, festival passes, and more, please visit www.burbankfilmfest.org. (more...)

Soar the Skies and Ride the Earth with OVER & UNDER at Annex Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2017

Annex Theatre's 30th season heralds the return of established artists with Over & Under, two interweaving one-act plays written by Juliet Waller Pruzan & Bret Fetzer, directed by Rachel Katz Carey. (more...)

Casting Announced for New Line Theatre's 27th Season!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2017

New Line Theatre, "the bad boy of musical theatre," announces its 27th season of adult, alternative musical theatre, including the St. Louis premiere of the four-woman rock opera LIZZIE, a very different take on the Lizzie Borden legend, running Sept. 28-Oct. 21, 2017; followed by Cole Porter's satiric masterpiece ANYTHING GOES, running March 1-24, 2018; and the St. Louis premiere of the world's first bio-historical musical comedy, YEAST NATION, written by the Urinetown team, running May 31-June 23, 2018. All New Line's mainstage shows will be in the company's home, the Marcelle Theater, in Grand Center, St. Louis' arts district. (more...)

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater to Return to Paris, Basel, Germany and Copenhagen
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, recognized by U.S. Congress as 'a vital American cultural ambassador to the world,' returns to Paris, Basel, several German cities, and Copenhagen to perform 15 ballets from July 4 - September 10. (more...)

Scoop: SUNDAY NIGHT WITH MEGYN KELLY on NBC - Sunday, June 25, 2017
by - Jun 22, 2017

Get all the scoop on SUNDAY NIGHT WITH MEGYN KELLY, airing on NBC on Sunday, June 25, 2017! (more...)

BWW REVIEW: Autism Is Metaphor In THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME ~ A Work Of Astonishing Magnitude
by Herbert Paine - Jun 21, 2017

THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME is a landmark piece of theatre, melding acting and technology with a result that is astonishing and riveting ~ a spectacle that is spectacular, requiring the directorial brilliance of Marianne Elliott, and featuring the tour de force performance of Adam Langdon in the National Theatre's tour production at ASU Gammage in Tempe, AZ. (more...)

Science Channel To Go Live For Great American Eclipse This August
by TV News Desk - Jun 21, 2017

For the first time in 99 years a total solar eclipse will span the continental United States, the path of totality stretching from Oregon to South Carolina. (more...)

The Brick Theater Presents the Trans Theatre Festival 2017
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2017

The Brick is overjoyed to continue its celebrated annual trans theater festival to celebrate the stories, art, histories, and experiences of trans artists. (more...)

Sony Music to Release 'Beautiful - A Tribute to Carole King' 7/14
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2017

To celebrate the arrival of BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL premiering at Sydney Lyric Theatre this September and the anniversary of Carole King's seminal second album TAPESTRY going #1 on the Billboard chart, Sony Music Entertainment Australia is set to release the brand new tribute record, BEAUTIFUL – A TRIBUTE TO CAROLE KING on July 14. (more...)

AS YOU LIKE IT Comes to Antaeus, directed by Shakespeare Specialist Rob Clare
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2017

Internationally recognized Shakespeare specialist Rob Clare directs one of the Bard's most popular and delightful romantic comedies, filled with shrewd observations about life, love and human nature. Antaeus Theatre Company presents a fully partner-cast production of As You Like It, opening July 27 and July 28 (one opening for each cast) at the Kiki & David Gindler Performing Arts Center in Glendale. Low-priced previews begin July 20. (more...)

LCV Education Fund Announces New Program
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2017

In the wake of President Trump's decision to pull the US out of the Paris Climate Agreement, just one of his administration's many assaults on environmental protection -- LCV Education Fund announced a new chapter in our work to turn environmental values into national, state and local priorities. Today, we are announcing that Rock The Earth, which since 2002 has been an independent environmental advocacy and education organization amplifying environmental values and fighting for climate justice through the celebration of art, music, and culture, will now be a program of LCV Education Fund. (more...)

The Festival International de Jazz de Montreal Announces Full Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2017

The 38th edition of the Festival International de Jazz de Montreal presented by TD in collaboration with Rio Tinto is less than a month away, so let's get ready to celebrate! For a 38th consecutive year, Montreal is ready to experience a wave of music, entertainment, energy, and the shared love and magic of a city that has become a symbol of cultural effervescence and joie de vivre the world over! (more...)

'CHAD DEITY' Gives Cast Member a 'Life Imitates Art' Moment at Stageworks Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2017

When Tampa's longest running professional theatre, Stageworks, opens the award winning production of 'The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity' on June 1, 2017, one cast member is having the opportunity of a lifetime by playing a role that epitomizes all the negative personality traits of a position in a business he knows too well. (more...)

Marcus Center-Arts Connect Camp with BEAUTIFUL-The Carole King Musical
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2017

The Marcus Center for the Performing Arts and Milwaukee Public Schools continue to partner for the Center's performing arts outreach program - Arts Connect.  The Center is thrilled to announce this program is continuing to grow with its third Summer Arts Camp during the run of the Broadway show, Beautiful-The Carole King Musical, this week. This opportunity is free of cost and includes students from MPS' Riverside University High School, Ronald Reagan College Preparatory High School and Milwaukee High School of the Arts who have a strong interest in the performing arts. (more...)

BWW Dance Interview: Mark d'At-Pace
by Barnett Serchuk - Jun 18, 2017

Broadwayworld Dance recently conducted an interview with Australian ballet dancer Mark d'At Pace, find out about his life and career. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: THE CLEAN HOUSE Proves The Power Of Love And Laughter And The Importance Of Looking Beyond The Surface
by Jade Kops - Jun 17, 2017

Sarah Ruhl's Pulitzer Prize finalist play THE CLEAN HOUSE makes its Sydney premiere at New Theatre with Rosane McNamara's beautiful production. (more...)

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS and More!
by BWW Special Coverage - Jun 16, 2017

'BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, IN THE HEIGHTS, and More! (more...)

Sally Field to Discuss Storied Career, Tennessee Williams and More in Provincetown
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2017

Producer Rick Murray has added award-winning actress Sally Field to the star-studded lineup of the 2017 Cabaret Series. (more...)

Daniel Moore to Release New Studio Album 'Turned Over To Dreams' 7/7
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2017

Always, music is the balm. And these days we seem to need it more than ever. Daniel Martin Moore's newest album, Turned Over to Dreams, offers just that with ten lovely gems, including six original compositions. (more...)

Universal Studios Hollywood Announces AMERICAN HORROR STORY: ROANOKE Halloween Horror Nights, Coming in September
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2017

Universal Studios Hollywood announces the return of FX's critically-acclaimed, Emmy® and Golden Globe® Award-winning television series AMERICAN HORROR STORY bringing Ryan Murphy's demented “Roanoke” installment to life at this year's “Halloween Horror Nights” event, beginning Friday, September 15, 2017. (more...)

New Line Announcs 27th Season of Musical Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2017

New Line Theatre, "the bad boy of musical theatre," announces its 27th season of adult, alternative musical theatre, including the St. Louis premiere of the four-woman rock opera LIZZIE, a very different take on the Lizzie Borden legend, running Sept. 28-Oct. 21, 2017; followed by Cole Porter's satiric masterpiece ANYTHING GOES, running March 1-24, 2018; and the St. Louis premiere of the world's first bio-historical musical comedy, YEAST NATION, written by the Urinetown team, running May 31-June 23, 2018. All New Line's mainstage shows will be in the company's home, the Marcelle Theater, in Grand Center, St. Louis' arts district. (more...)

Alessandra Belloni presents MUSIC FOR THE BLACK MADONNA
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2017

 Internationally renowned singer, tambourine virtuoso and acclaimed reviver of ancient southern Italian music, Alessandra Belloni, will join world famous master bansuri flautist Steve Gorn in a special performance to celebrate  the Summer Solstice. The artists will blend healing chants, dances and drumming inspired by authentic ancient southern Italian spiritual teachings that honor the Black Madonna, revered in that region as Jesus' mother, Mary, who represents all souls seeking union with the Divine. (more...)

BWW Review: BEAUTIFUL THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL Moves the Earth at Overture Center
by Scott Rawson - Jun 14, 2017

The opening Overture's combination of 'I Feel The Earth Move' flowing directly in to 'Jazz Man' set the audience's hook (more...)

Everything Everything Return With 'Can't Do' + Official Video
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2017

Manchester-based four-piece Everything Everything return with a brand new single ”Can't Do”. It's the first to be taken from their forthcoming new album “A Fever Dream” which has been produced by James Ford (Arctic Monkeys, Foals, Depeche Mode). (more...)

Skillet UNLEASHED Tour 2017 Comes to Casper this September!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2017

11:11 Presents and the Casper Events Center are pleased to announce Skillet Unleashed Tour 2017 on Sunday, September 3rd at 7:30 pm. All ages welcome. All seats are general admission. Tickets on sale beginning at 11:30 am on Friday, June 16th. (more...)

Jane Lynch, Phil Keoghan to Host Nat Geo's Groundbreaking TV Event EARTH LIVE
by TV News Desk - Jun 13, 2017

National Geographic today announced that Emmy Award-winning television personality Phil Keoghan will join Golden Globe- and Emmy award-winning actress Jane Lynch as host of the network's greatest-ever natural event, EARTH LIVE. (more...)

North/South Chamber Orchestra to Present New York Premiere of Meira Warshauer's IN MEMORIAM
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2017

The New York Premiere of Meira Warshauer's In Memoriam for solo cello and strings will be given by The North/South Chamber Orchestra, Max Lifchitz, conductor, with soloist Leo Grinhauz on Tuesday, June 20 at 8 PM at Christ & St. Stephen's Church, 120 West 69th St. (between Broadway & Columbus Ave.) in Manhattan. (more...)

Chicken Experts KFC Partner With Space Flight Experts World View To Send Zinger Chicken Sandwich To Space
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2017

KFC and World View announced today that they have partnered to launch the Zinger chicken sandwich to the edge of space and then bring it back, along with telemetry data. Pushing the boundaries of space exploration and fried chicken technology, the mission will be the longest controlled stratospheric balloon flight with a commercial payload in history and the first-ever multi-day mission of the World View Stratollite flight system. (more...)

BWW Review: YOU'VE GOT A FRIEND at Quality Hill Playhouse
by Alan Portner - Jun 12, 2017

Several hours spent with Kent Barnhart and friends at Quality Hill Playhouse are never time wasted if you love the great American songbook. The current sold out program features two hours of music celebrating tunes music of Carole King, James Taylor, and a few others of similar genre from the 1960s and 1970s. (more...)

BWW Tonys Special: Recap of the CBS Broadcast
by David Clarke - Jun 12, 2017

Did you miss the Tonys Broadcast? Never fear, BroadwayWorld's got you covered. BroadwayWorld writer David Clarke took copious notes during the show, and his highlights are presented below. (more...)

Grant Maloy Smith's New Album 'Dust Bowl - American Stories' Celebrates the Nation's Resilience
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2017

Drought, poverty and dirt defined America's southern plains in the 1930s. Folks who depended on the land for survival were devastated by monstrous clouds of dust that swept across the region between 1932 and 1940, killing crops and livestock. (more...)

Ruby Powers to Present Drag Homage to Bette Midler in 'AT THE BATHS' at Pangea
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2017

Ruby Powers, New York City's most joyous drag queen, makes her Pangea solo debut June 20th at 7:30pm in an evening celebrating the spirit of the Continental Baths, the gay bathhouse in the basement of The Ansonia Hotel. (more...)

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