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8 Arizona Artists Provide Awards for 2017 Governor's Arts Awards Honorees
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

Eight Arizona artists representing a range of mediums from Flagstaff, Gold Canyon, the Hopi reservation, Phoenix, Prescott and Tucson will provide awards for recipients of 2017 Governor's Arts Awards. (more...)

WILD KRATTS LIVE: Show Added Due to Popular Demand!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

WILD KRATTS - LIVE! PBS KIDS Show Comes Alive on Stage in Boise  at the Morrison Center   Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 1:00 PM (more...)

MOON Honors U.S. Women's Space Quest
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

1ST PREVIEW FOR OFF-BWAY PREMIERE OF "THEY PROMISED HER THE MOON" TO HONOR START OF ABORTED WOMEN'S SPACE PROGRAM   TRUE STORY OF "ALMOST-FIRST" FEMALE ASTRONAUT BEGINS MAY 12   Tickets to the first preview on May 12 of Miranda Theatre Company's Off-Broadway premiere of "They Promised Her the Moon," will be specially priced at $19.59.  1959 was the year a fledgling Women's Space program took off and could have sent the first woman in space, if only NASA brass and future Senator John Glenn hadn't scuttled the program. (more...)

BWW Review: AN ACT OF GOD is a Hilarious Offering to Partake Of
by David Edward Perry - Apr 28, 2017

Laughs are bountiful in AN ACT OF GOD at Terrific New Theatre in Birmingham. (more...)

Negro Ensemble to Revive DAUGHTERS OF THE MOCK at Theatre 80 St. Marks
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

The 50th season of The Negro Ensemble Company, a year-long retrospective of some of the troupe's signature works, continues May 24 to June 10 at Theatre 80 St. Marks with 'Daughters of the Mock' by Judi Ann Mason. (more...)

Gallery W at American Greetings Goes Big with New Sculpture and Painting Exhibit
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2017

“Think big” is advice meant to inspire impressive ideas, and that boundless mindset is perfect for experiencing the newest exhibit at Gallery W. The public art gallery located on the ground floor of the newly constructed American Greetings Creative Studios world headquarters welcomes its next show, “Splendid Dissonance: Monumental Works by George Kozmon and Loren Naji.” (more...)

BWW Review: DO OR DIE Slays At The Sunset Restaurant; Don't Miss Murderous Mondays
by Cybele Pomeroy - Apr 27, 2017

Dinner and a murder? It's Monday, why not! Do Or Die delivers humor and homicide two weeknights a month at local Glen Burnie favorite The Sunset Restaurant. Get tickets early, because Do Or Die kills with comedy and serves sellout crowds. (more...)

Colmore Launches FAIR: Private Equity Fee Tracking & Validation Service for Limited Partners
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2017


The Chemical Brothers' Tom Rowlands to Compose Original Music for LIFE OF GALILEO
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2017

BAFTA winner Joe Wright's production of Brecht's masterwork Life of Galileo will be accompanied by an original score composed by Tom Rowlands, founding member of the English electronic music duo The Chemical Brothers. Joe and Tom first collaborated on the 2011 feature film, Hanna.  (more...)

Genius Brands Inks License Deal With Nickelodeon for Animated Preschool Series RAINBOW RANGERS
by TV News Desk - Apr 25, 2017

Genius Brands International, Inc. has licensed exclusive U.S. and Caribbean Basin broadcast rights for season one of its new CGI-animated production, RAINBOW RANGERS, to the No. 1 rated kids' network, Nickelodeon. (more...)

Can a Cow Save a Penguin? Stonyfield Says 'Let's #ImagineHow'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2017

Can a cow save a penguin? Stonyfield, the country's leading organic yogurt maker, is confident that it can and wants to inspire families to find out how they can help endangered species too. Today, on World Penguin Day, Stonyfield YoKids is pleased to announce its support of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums' (AZA) SAFE: Saving Animals From Extinction program which fosters conservation efforts for 10 endangered species, including the African penguin. As a proud supporter of AZA SAFE, Stonyfield has committed funds that will be used to help reverse the decline of the African penguin and drive conservation awareness. As part of a year-long effort, Stonyfield will not only be contributing funds to fieldwork but will also aim to encourage kids and their families to see animals and conservation projects first hand at zoos, aquariums, and on the ground where the research is happening. (more...)

7th Annual BIG GREEN THEATER Festival Kicks Off This Weekend in Brooklyn
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2017

The Bushwick Starr will present the 7th Annual BIG GREEN THEATER (BGT), an annual eco-playwriting program and green theater festival celebrating environmental education, sustainability in the arts, and community enrichment. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsals for Young Vic's LIFE OF GALILEO
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2017

Galileo Galilei: father, hero, heretic. When a chance discovery leads to evidence of a seismic shift in scientific thinking, Galileo sparks a dangerous dispute with authority. To challenge the idea that The Earth is the centre of the universe is to challenge the all-powerful Roman Catholic Church. (more...)

Reema Major Releases New Single 'AK47' Off Her Forthcoming Album LegenDiary
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2017

Starting from the bottom, there's only one way to go: up. Like a triumphant phoenix rising from the ashes, Toronto based hip hop artist Reema Major has utilized her humble beginnings as a Sudanese refugee to propel her along an impressive journey (more...)

ARTWEEK Kicks Off Friday; Over 250 Creative Events Beginning 4/28
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2017

Produced by the Boch Center, the award-winning innovative festival ArtWeek will officially kick off its largest festival ever this Friday, April 28, and run through Sunday, May 7. This season's festival offers more than 250 creative events in over 70 neighborhoods and towns across Eastern Massachusetts. In celebration of the region's rich cultural community, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has issued a proclamation declaring 'ArtWeek' to be observed from April 28 - May 7-a milestone for the creative festival. (more...)

Joao Bosco, Rolando Morales-Matos and More Set for 1st Week of May at Birdland
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its schedule for May 1-May 7, featuring João Bosco, Rolando Morales-Matos and his Jazz' Y Mambo Band, Arianna Neikrug, and more. Scroll down for details! (more...)

HAPPY DAYS, Starring Dianne Wiest, Starts This Weekend at TFANA
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017

A friendly reminder! Theatre for a New Audience presents the Yale Repertory Theatre production of Samuel Beckett's masterpiece Happy Days, beginning this Sunday, April 23. Two-time Academy Award-winner Dianne Wiest (Hannah and Her Sisters, Bullets over Broadway) plays Winnie, widely considered modern drama's pinnacle female role, alongside Jarlath Conroy, who plays Willie, directed by Yale Repertory Theatre Artistic Director James Bundy. (more...)

Announcing The Publication of The Interpretation of The Second Seal
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017


'Uninhabitable: A Case for Caution' is Released
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017

As Earth Day this year approaches, C.S. Goldsmith speaks of the current state the world is in in regards to climate change. Addressed in his book, "Uninhabitable: A Case for Caution,"is a warning to the current generation and for future generations to start paying more attention to what is occurring in regards to global warming and climate change. (more...)

Photo Flash: Cabrillo Music Theatre Takes to Heaven SISTER ACT
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017

CABRILLO MUSIC THEATRE is going to 'take you to heaven' with the second show in its 2016-2017 season, SISTER ACT! For the first time in the Kavli theatre, Cabrillo will present this hilarious new musical, with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Glenn Slater, book by Cheri and Bill Steinkellner, musical direction by Kyle C. Norris, choreography by Michelle Elkin and direction by Misti B. Wills. (more...)

National Geographic to Commemorate Earth Day Anniversary with Special Celebrations
by TV News Desk - Apr 20, 2017

National Geographic is commemorating Earth Day's 47th anniversary on April 22, 2017, including celebrating one of the greatest scientists of all, Albert Einstein, at this year's March for Science on April 22. (more...)

Dutch Philosopher Koert van Mensvoort, Founder of the Next Nature Network, Writes a Letter to Humanity
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2017


Bonnie Raitt Ends Fall DIG IN DEEP Tour at the Santa Fe Opera in September
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2017

Fresh off a visit Down Under that brought the 'Dig In Deep' Tour to New Zealand and Australia, including a stop at the famed Byron Bay Bluesfest, 10-time Grammy Award winner Bonnie Raitt has announced a late summer run of shows in the U.S. (more...)

Lehmann Maupin Presents Wangechi Mutu Exhibition, 5/18
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2017

Lehmann Maupin is pleased to announce the gallery's first exhibition with Wangechi Mutu in Hong Kong. The Kenya-born artist, based in New York and Nairobi, will debut a new body of work comprised of sculptures and paintings representing the artist's use of materials from familiar surroundings that have informed her continued engagement with the natural world. The gallery will host an opening reception for the artist at the Pedder Building on Thursday, May 18, from 6-8 PM. (more...)

Morgan Heritage Leaves Lasting Impression on Avrakedabra World Tour 2017
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2017

In a recent series of firsts and historical moments, the Grammy winning Royal Family of Reggae, Morgan Heritage thrilled fans and music lovers from Asia to Africa on the Avrakedabra World Tour 2017. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for THE PULVERISED at the Arcola Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2017

Following an explosive premiere at the National Theatre of Strasbourg, where it won the prestigious Grand Prix de la Litterature, Alexandra Badea's The Pulverised arrives in the UK with a new English translation. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the company in rehearsal below! (more...)

WILD KRATTS - LIVE! PBS KIDS Show Comes Alive on Stage
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

The wildly popular PBS KIDS television show, WILD KRATTS, is coming to the live stage. Wild Kratts LIVE! will be at the Morrison Center on Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 1:00 PM. (more...)

World Champion Swimmer Michael Phelps Partners With The Nature conservancy for 'Save Water' Program
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

In honor of Earth Day on April 22, Colgate is proud to announce that one of the most decorated athletes of all-time, swimmer Michael Phelps, is joining the company's water conservation awareness effort as global ambassador. As Colgate continues its ongoing partnership with The Nature Conservancy, a leading conservation organization to restore waterways in the U.S. and educate people about the importance of water, Michael Phelps will help raise awareness for the 'Save Water' program and inspire the next generation to take action. (more...)

Victory Gardens Theater Hosts Special Earth Day Celebration Surrounding the World Premiere of QUEEN
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

Victory Gardens Theater, under the leadership of Artistic Director Chay Yew and Managing Director Erica Daniels, announces a one-night-only Earth Day event surrounding its World Premiere production of Queen, written by Madhuri Shekar and directed by Joanie Schultz.   (more...)

Ian Maskin To Perform at Le Poisson Rouge To Celebrate ZARIA, 5/7
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

Ian Maksin, cellist, composer and vocalist, celebrates the release of his most recent CD, "Zaria" - Where The Earth Ends and Music Begins.  Maksin, internationally renowned for his unique ability to blend different and unusual genres and styles, takes this concept to yet another orbit with the release of "Zaria".  (more...)

Washington Ballet Premieres Ethan Steifel's FRONTIER
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

The Washington Ballet (TWB) presents the world premiere of Ethan Stiefel's Frontier next month, a ballet inspired by President Kennedy and his space travel aspirations for America. (more...)

CMT Debuts Infamous Stringduster's New Video 'Gravity'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

Earlier this year bluegrass virtuosos THE INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS released their latest album Laws Of Gravity (January 13 on Compass Records). The 13-track collection debuted #1 on Billboard's Bluegrass Albums chart and celebrates a return to form for the Grammy-nominated acoustic five-piece. (more...)

Batteroo Offers Earth Day Incentives to Customers Looking to Save Some Green While Going Green
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017


Creative Gateways to Celebrate Earth Day with GAIA GALA This Friday
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2017

This year in Sedona the public is invited to join Creative Gateways to celebrate Eart (more...)

Scoop: THE GREAT INDOORS on CBS - Monday, May 8, 2017
by TV Scoop - Apr 17, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE GREAT INDOORS, airing on CBS on Monday, May 8, 2017! (more...)

BWW Review: BELLA GAIA - A Poetic Vision of Earth From Space
by Ellen Dostal - Apr 17, 2017

BELLA GAIA - A Poetic Vision of Earth From Space is a multi-dimensional musical and visual concert experience created by Kenji Williams that emotionally reconnects us - to each other and to our planet - by offering an extraordinary view of earth as one people, one world. (more...)

Star of CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND Rachel Bloom is Writing a Book
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2017

According to Entertainment Weekly, Rachel Bloom, star of CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND, is currently in the process of writing a book. The publisher describes the book as 'hilarious, irreverent, and deeply relatable personal essays, fictional stories, poems, opinions, and more.' (more...)

New Line Theatre to Hold Auditions for ANYTHING GOES and YEAST NATION
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2017

Open auditions for two shows, Cole Porter's classic satire ANYTHING GOES and the newest wild adventure from the Urinetown writers, YEAST NATION, will be held on twoMonday nights, June 12 and 19, 2017, at 7:00 p.m., at the Marcelle Theater in Grand Center, 3310 Samuel Shepard Drive (63103), just three blocks east of Grand. Performers need to come to only one of the dates. No appointment is necessary. (more...)

Natural Merchants Brings Organic Wine Options from Around the Globe for Earth Day
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2017

Natural Merchants, Inc. with headquarters in Grants Pass, OR and Cartagena, Spain, is a leading importer of high-quality organic wines and Biodynamic wines from family-produced organic wineries throughout Europe. All organic wine partners use agricultural and production processes that don't pollute the air, the water or the soil. (more...)

National Geographic Presents Second Season of Critically Acclaimed Series BREAKTHROUGH
by TV News Desk - Apr 14, 2017

National Geographic's critically acclaimed global series BREAKTHROUGH, executive produced by Imagine Entertainment and Asylum Entertainment, returns for a second season on Tuesday, May 2, at 10/9c immediately following a new episode of Genius. (more...)

Birdland Announces May 2017 Schedule
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2017

Birdland will kick-off their exciting month of programming with the following acts: (more...)

Lightning in a Bottle Music Festival Announces New 'Compass' Lineups
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2017

Yesterday, Lightning in a Bottle announced the speaker and workshop lineups for the Beacon and Craft, two of the six areas making up the Compass, LIB's new educational hub debuting this year. The Compass, the newly re-imagined area of Lightning in a Bottle, will offer festivalgoers a diverse array of educational opportunities that engage the senses, expand the mind, and inspire community action. Workshops and presentations will include classes on grassroots political activism, social justice, climate change and indigenous land rights, digital activism, identifying truth in journalism and social media, decolonization, art activism, and more. (more...)

Casting Announced for Siddhartha Bose's NO DOGS, NO INDIANS
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

A company of four British/ South Asian actors will take roles in new play No Dogs, No Indians, which examines three generations of resistance, sacrifice and discovery at the end of the British Empire in India and in the years that followed. (more...)

Sculptor James Muir Features 'The Begats'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

Internationally renowned allegorical sculptor James Muir has spent his lifetime translating his deep spiritual convictions and social consciousness into profound works of art reflecting the critical nature of the times in which we live.  His work, prized by public and private collectors across the globe, speaks eloquently of duty, honor, courage, and justice, but above all, truth and the ultimate triumph of the human spirit.  His pieces are in both public and private collections internationally including the George W. Bush Presidential Library in Texas. (more...)

Scoop: THE GREAT INDOORS on CBS - Monday, May 1, 2017
by TV Scoop - Apr 13, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE GREAT INDOORS, airing on CBS on Monday, May 1, 2017! (more...)

Scoop: THE VIEW 4/17 - 4/21 on ABC
by TV Scoop - Apr 13, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE VIEW 4/17 - 4/21, airing on ABC (more...)

St. Pete Earth Day Celebration Coming to Historic Williams Park
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2017

On Saturday, April 22nd, and Sunday, April 23rd, 2017, St. Pete-based environmental nonprofit Chart 411 and the City of St. Petersburg are coming together for a St. Pete Earth Day Celebration featuring Creative Loafing in Historic Williams Park (350 2nd Ave. N. in St. Pete). (more...)

Delicato Family Vineyards Introduces New Brand With Organically Grown Grapes
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2017

In keeping with the winery's focus on sustainability, family-run Delicato Family Vineyards (Delicato) is introducing Earth Wise Vineyards Red Wine Blend, its first three-liter bag-in-box wine made with organically grown grapes from Spain. Earth Wise Vineyards Red Wine Blend is certified organic by the California Certied Organic Farmers (CCOF), an organic certifying agency whose mission is to advance organic agriculture for a healthy world. (more...)

Penguin Rep Theatre Announces its 40th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2017

Penguin Rep Theatre, the award-winning professional Equity theatre in Stony Point (Rockland County), New York under the leadership of founding artistic director Joe Brancato and executive director Andrew M. Horn, announces its 40th anniversary season. (more...)

Donald Sutherland to Portray J. Paul Getty in FX's TRUST; Coming in 2018
by TV News Desk - Apr 12, 2017

Emmy and Golden Globe winner Donald Sutherland will star as J. Paul Getty, the great oil man and founder of the Getty family dynasty, in FX's TRUST. (more...)

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