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Julian Cribb Releases 'Surviving the 21st Century'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2017

If human civilization is to survive the ten great threats now bearing down upon it, it will demand a concerted effort by all the world's great religions and belief systems, a leading science writer says. (more...)

Pura Naturals Driving Growth for a Purer Clean
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2017

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FiFish grabs the attentions, brings CES innovation award home!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2017

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STARSET Reveal 360 Lyric Video for New Song 'Ricochet' Today
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2017

American cinematic rock outfit STARSET offers a new track today (January 6) from their upcoming new album VESSELS (out January 20 on Razor & Tie). (more...)

Bookworks Albequerque Presents January Highlights
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

January brings events to Bookworks that explore transformations, education, social issues like war and charity, and great new literature. (more...)

HURRICANE DIANE, Directed by Leigh Silverman, Will Premiere at Two River Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

Two River Theater, under the leadership of Artistic Director John Dias and Managing Director Michael Hurst, continues its 2016/17 Season with Hurricane Diane, a commissioned world-premiere play written by Madeleine George and directed by Leigh Silverman. (more...)

TV's 'Survivorman' Les Stroud Releases Stunning 'Arctic Mistress' Music Video
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

Millions of dedicated viewers know Les Stroud as Survivorman: the nature-loving, joke-cracking, critter-eating, odds-defying star of the television program of the same name. (more...)

KODO Returns to U.S. in 22-City Tour, 1/26-3/25
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

Kodo — the  world's most celebrated masters of Japanese percussion, who played a singular role in popularizing modern taiko drumming — will present their program DADAN in North America for the first time, visiting 22 U.S. cities between January and March 2017.  Forging new directions for the traditional Japanese drum, Kodo will bring a display of their raw athleticism and rhythmic mastery back to the U.S. with this cutting-edge and ever-evolving production featuring the men of Kodo in a bold portrayal of the essence of drumming through this vibrant living art form.  2017 tour highlights include stops at Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles, Chicago's Symphony Center the Smith Center in Las Vegas and BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music) in New York City.  Complete schedule below. (more...)

IBM Reveals Five Innovations that will Help Change our Lives within Five Years
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

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New Apps for Clarion SmartAccess Platform Keeps Drivers Apprised of What's Happening in Their Immediate Proximity
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2017

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Vangeline Theater Presents WAKE UP AND SMELL THE COFFEE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2017

Triskelion Arts, in association with Vangeline Theater, presents Wake Up and Smell the Coffee - Butoh for Waste Prevention: Reducing Coffee Trash in New York at Triskelion Arts (106 Calyer Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222) from April 20-22, 2017 at 8pm. Tickets are $16 and are available at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/triskelion-arts-presents-vangeline-theater-tickets-30044256179. (more...)

Choreographer Sonya Tayeh and HURRICANE DIANE at TRT
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2017

Choreographer Sonya Tayeh is working with Two River Theater on the upcoming production, 'Hurricane Diane.' Written by Madeleine George and directed by Leigh Silverman, the show will be on the Red Bank stage from January 14th to February 12th. (more...)

PuSh International Performing Arts Festival Presents 2017 Lineup of Acclaimed Artists from 11 Countries
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2017

The PuSh International Performing Arts Festival (PuSh Festival) presents its 13th annual edition, taking placeJanuary 16 to February 5, 2017 at various Vancouver venues. Acclaimed artists representing 11 countries will descend on the city for the signature, three-week mid-winter event. From staggering spectacles to intimately immersive encounters, the 2017 PuSh Festival lineup showcases innovative, transformative art across a vast expanse of performance disciplines. (more...)

Sujata Tibrewala Launches New Exhibition on Climate Changes
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

For more than a year now, Americans have been discussing climate change and how the government policies will impact the disruptive effects that are threatening the natural ecosystem. Artist Sujata Tibrewala tries to voice her concerns on the reality of the issue with a new exhibition at her Cupertino studio. (more...)

American Library Association Announces 2017 Youth Media Award Winners
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

ATLANTA, Jan. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ The American Library Association (ALA) today announced the top books, video and audio books for children and young adults including the Caldecott, Coretta Scott King, Newbery and Printz awards at its Midwinter Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia. (more...)

Kids' Music Legend Laurie Berkner's 'We Are the Dinosaurs' Book Set for March Release
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

Timed to the 20th anniversary of her chart-topping song, 'We Are the Dinosaurs,' award-winning and bestselling children's music star Laurie Berkner is thrilled that Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers will publish the song as a picture book on March 21, 2017 (more...)

BWW Review: Canadian Hit LATE COMPANY Makes American Premiere at Theatre 40
by Don Grigware - Jan 23, 2017

Bullying remains the number one problem among high school students in today's world. In Jordan Tannahill's Late Company he explores a Canadian family whose gay son committed suicide due to the influences of bullying at the Toronto school he attended. Currently onstage at Theatre 40, in its American premiere, Late Company boasts superb direction from Bruce Gray and a dynamic cast of 5 actors. (more...)

Scoop: THE 100 on THE CW - Wednesday, February 8, 2017
by - Jan 20, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE 100, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, February 8, 2017! (more...)

Heath Green and The Makeshifters Share New Track from Debut LP
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

You would think that with all of the attention being paid to the resurgence of Alabama soul music that someone like Heath Green would surely be on the radar of every A&R guy out of Nashville by now (more...)

The Kansas City Wind Symphony to Present SONGS OF THE EARTH AND THE SEA
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

The Kansas City Wind Symphony Presents 'Songs of The Earth and the Sea' The Kansas City Wind Symphony continues their 19th season 'As You Like It' on Sunday evening February 12th at 7:00 in the sanctuary of Village Church in Prairie Village, Kansas. (more...)

Now We're Talking: SBIRS Missile Warning Satellite Responding to Ground Control
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

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University of North Texas to Show Innovative Choreography
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Texas ¾ Dancers at the University of North Texas will show off innovative choreography from guest artist William "Bill" Evans and their teachers at the Faculty Dance Concert. (more...)

Photo Flash: BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSIAL Coming to The Arsht Center 2/14
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

The Tony® and Grammy® Award-winning Broadway hit Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, about the early life and career of the legendary and groundbreaking singer/songwriter, will make its Miami premiere at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County for one week, February 14 - 19, 2017. Produced by Paul Blake and Sony/ATV Music Publishing, Beautiful - The Carole King Musical features a stunning array of beloved songs written by Gerry Goffin/Carole King and Barry Mann/Cynthia Weil, including "I Feel The Earth Move," "One Fine Day," "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman," "You've Got A Friend" and the title song. (more...)

Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts Presents the Los Angeles Premiere of 946: THE AMAZING STORY OF ADOLPHUS TIPS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

The brilliant theatricality of Kneehigh, the innovative United Kingdom-based theater company, will be on display at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts once again when 946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips has its Los Angeles premiere.  Based on the beloved book by War Horse author Michael Morpurgo, 946 explores everything we thought we knew about the D-Day landings in this tender musical tale of love and war. Adapted by Morpurgo and Emma Rice, who also directs, 946 is a Kneehigh production presented in association with Birmingham Repertory and Berkeley Repertory Theatres. Performances begin February 9 with the opening on February 10. (more...)

Starset New Album 'Vessels' Out Via Razor & Tie 1/20
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Produced by Rob Graves (Halestorm, Red) and mixed by Ben Grosse (Breaking Benjamin, Filter), VESSELS--the new album from American cinematic rock outfit STARSET out tomorrow, January 20 (Razor & Tie) (more...)

Scoop: THE GREAT INDOORS on CBS - Thursday, February 9, 2017
by TV Scoop - Jan 19, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE GREAT INDOORS, airing on CBS on Thursday, February 9, 2017! (more...)

Pig Iron Theatre Company's New Symphonic Theater Show to Meditate on Climate Change
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Pig Iron Theatre Company, the internationally acclaimed, Philadelphia-based organization, has announced A Period of Animate Existence, an ambitious new multimedia production that meditates on perhaps the most pressing issue facing this and future generations-climate change, which threatens to result in the loss of 20-50% of all living species on earth-and asks, "How do we contemplate the future in such a moment?" (more...)

Scoop: THE 100 Season Premiere on THE CW - Wednesday, February 1, 2017
by - Jan 19, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE 100 Season Premiere, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, February 1, 2017! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Leigh Silverman-Helmed HURRICANE DIANE at Two River Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Two River Theater presents Hurricane Diane, a commissioned world premiere written by Madeleine George and directed by Leigh Silverman. The production features choreography by Sonya Tayeh and original music by The Bengsons. Performances will continue through Sunday, February 12. The opening night performance is Friday, January 27 at 8pm. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Phillip Howze's FRONTIERES SANS FRONTIERES Set for The Bushwick Starr This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

The Bushwick Starr presents the world premiere of Frontieres sans Frontieres, a bold and boundless new play about borders, friendships, and the challenges of reinventing oneself in a world that seeks to limit and delineate you. (more...)

Scoop: THE GREAT INDOORS on CBS - Thursday, January 26, 2017
by TV Scoop - Jan 17, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE GREAT INDOORS, airing on CBS on Thursday, January 26, 2017! (more...)

Premiere of FX Drama TABOO Among Highest-Rated Drama Premieres of Past Year
by TV News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

The premiere of TABOO, the new FX drama series starring Tom Hardy, is among the highest-rated new cable drama premieres of the past year and the most time-shifted FX series premiere ever among Adults 18-49. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at New Adaptation of FRANKENSTEIN at Road Less Traveled Productions
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Road Less Traveled Productions (RLTP) welcomes the New Year with a world-premiere adaptation of the classic horror novel Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. Frankenstein will make its debut January 20, adapted and directed by RLTP Ensemble member, David Oliver. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

BWW Interview: Mia Barron in HURRICANE DIANE at TRT
by Marina Kennedy - Jan 17, 2017

Broadwayworld.com interviewed Mia Barron about her career and Two River Theater's production of 'Hurricane Diane' that is now onstage through February 12th. The show is a commissioned world premiere written by Madeleine George and directed by Leigh Silverman. The production features choreography by Sonya Tayeh and original music by The Bengsons. (more...)

The More Please Orchestra Return with THE BEARD OF PARADISE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

The enigmatic, fabled underground magic realist anti-supergroup of psycho-sexual funk, diabolical disco and free range rock'n mayhem known as The More Please Orchestra have announced details of their annual, bearded get together at the Metro Theatre on Friday, 10 February 2017. (more...)

Discovery Channel Explores Space in New Series COOPER'S TREASURE, 4/18
by TV News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Uncover the truth - and the treasure - when COOPER'S TREASURE premieres on Discovery Tuesday, April 18th at 10pm ET/PT. (more...)

PBS Announces Six New Limited Series Premiering This Summer
by TV News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

PBS President and CEO Paula A. Kerger announced today at the Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour PBS Summer of Adventure, six new limited series that take viewers to some of the world's most amazing places and cultures. (more...)

Small Size Day 2017 to Explore Hibernation and More at Baboro International Arts Festival for Children
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Join Baboro International Arts Festival for Children on a fun artistic journey through Winter and Spring, to celebrate Small Size Day 2017. Children and their grown ups are invited to enjoy a creative hands-on workshop, followed by immersive storytelling. (more...)

BWW Review: BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL at Wharton Center ends Jan 15
by Anton Anderssen - Jan 15, 2017

I felt The Earth move under my feet when the audience of over 1000 people jumped to their feet to give the cast of BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL a standing ovation, accompanied by thunderous applause. The Wharton Center showing was absolutely fabulous! Sunday night is the final performance of this amazing show. (more...)

Aireon Announces Successful First Launch For Space-Based ADS-B Network
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2017

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Key Appointments Named to Pura Naturals Senior Management Team
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

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Sharon Kleyne Launches Syndicated Show's Second Decade
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

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Fingerlab Announces its New Game 'Yuri' for iPad, iPhone, AppleTV and Mac
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

It's night. Yuri opens his eyes. He wakes up in a strange forest.The small, courageous explorer rides on his bed on casters in this fantastical and mysterious place. (more...)

Amphibian Stage Productions Announces Cast and Creative Team for NORTHSIDE HOLLOW
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

Amphibian Stage Productions announces the cast and creative team for its first main stage play of the 2017 season, Northside Hollow by Jonathan Fielding and Brenda Withers. Starring Jim Jorgensen and Jordan Sobel, the play runs Friday, February 10 through Sunday, March 5 at the Berlene T. and Jarrell R. Milburn Theatre at Amphibian Stage Productions. Supporting artists include Stephanie Cleghorn Jasso and Jake Nice.  (more...)

Eagle Theatre Cast of ROCK OF AGES Trains in Pole Fitness
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

Eagle Theatre's upcoming riotous and raucous production, ROCK OF AGES, running January 20th - February 19th, has the onstage talent taking their skill set to a new and healthier level. Pole Fitness Trainer, Christina Laschuck-Roche digs beyond the earth-shattering guitar solos and mullets, giving this blockbuster musical something to sweat about. (more...)

'Wangechi Mutu: NDORO NA MITI' Exhibition of New Work to Open This Month in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

Gladstone Gallery will present Wangechi Mutu: Ndoro Na Miti, an exhibition of new work expanding her sculptural practice, on view January 27 - March 25, 2017, with an opening reception from 6 to 8 p.m. on January 26, 2017. (more...)

Heavy Rock Icons Mastodon Announce Spring Headlining Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

Atlanta-based heavy rock icons MASTODON have confirmed a spring U.S. headline tour which will kick off on April 14th in Missoula, MT, with support from Eagles of Death Metal and Russian Circles. (more...)

Cuomo vs. De Blasio & More on Tonight's MetroFocus on THIRTEEN
by TV News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

The award-winning series MetroFocus premieres new episodes in the New York and tri-state region weeknights at 5 p.m. on WLIW21, 5:30 p.m. on NJTV and 6 p.m. on THIRTEEN. All episodes are available at metrofocus.org following the broadcast. (more...)

Kretzer Piano Music Foundation Presents Music for the Mind Concert
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

???????The Maltz Jupiter Theatre Youth Touring Company will perform a special upcoming public benefit concert at the Harriet Himmel Theater for Cultural and Performing Arts at CityPlace. (more...)

Undermain Theatre Presents GALILEO
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

Undermain Theatre presents GALILEO, Bertolt Brecht's masterpiece, which he translated in English in collaboration with Charles Laughton.  GALILEO will be produced at Undermain's home in Deep Ellum - 3200 Main St. with company member Bruce DuBose in the title role.  DuBose is a recipient of Best Actor awards from the Dallas Critics Forum, D Magazine and the Dallas Observer.  Directed by Undermain's Artistic Director, Katherine Owens, opening night will be Saturday, February 11th with a curtain time of 7:30 pm.  Preview performances will be on February 8th, 9th, and 10th at 7:30 pm. All preview performances are only $15. All evening show times are 7:30 pm with two Sunday matinee performances at 2:00 pm on February 19th and March 5th.  The production will run through March 5th. (more...)

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