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Bestselling Author Daniel Mark Harrison Launches Fictional Trilogy On Millennial CultureBestselling Author Daniel Mark Harrison Launches Fictional Trilogy On Millennial Culture
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2015

The International Number 1 bestselling author and entrepreneur Daniel M. Harrison has released the first of three books which will attempt to fictionalise as a Trilogy the Millennial culture and mind-state. The Millennial Reincarnations, the first of the three books, was published on August 25th by Publick Media Publishing and it went to Number 1 in category fiction on Amazon only 2 days later. It is planned that along with the two other books in the Trilogy - due out later this year and early next year - the books collectively will form a collection dubbed The Millennial Trilogy. (more...)

Roger Rees Public Memorial to be Held at New Amsterdam Theatre This MonthRoger Rees Public Memorial to be Held at New Amsterdam Theatre This Month
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2015

A memorial tribute will be held for Roger Rees, the legendary Tony Award-winning actor, and Tony Award nominated director, on Monday, September 21 at 1:00 PM at the New Amsterdam Theatre (214 W 42nd Street, NYC), it was announced today.  Doors will open at 12:30 PM, with general admission seating available to the public.   (more...)

BWW Interview: VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE To Debut at Old Opera HouseBWW Interview: VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE To Debut at Old Opera House
by Johnna Leary - Sep 2, 2015

Family reunions can often be stressful with just your typical, everyday family. But add in two crazy actresses, a physic maid and a sexy young boyfriend, and you have a perfect evening of heartfelt hilarity in Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, opening September 4 at the Old Opera House in Charles Town, WV. (more...)

Rightscorp to Monitor Highly Anticipated Film Release of 'Lost After Dark'Rightscorp to Monitor Highly Anticipated Film Release of 'Lost After Dark'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2015

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Cabrillo Music Theatre Teams with Little League & More for 'TAKE ME OUT TO THE BALLGAME', 9/19Cabrillo Music Theatre Teams with Little League & More for 'TAKE ME OUT TO THE BALLGAME', 9/19
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2015

Family and community combine with the Arts when "Broadway In Your Backyard" and Conejo Valley Little League join forces! Cabrillo Music Theatre launches their upcoming production of DAMN YANKEES and the RE-PLAY IT campaign at TAKE ME OUT TO THE BALL GAME: A Day of Music, Baseball and "Heart!" (more...)

BWW Reviews: Plenty of MISTAKES & MEDIA at SourceBWW Reviews: Plenty of MISTAKES & MEDIA at Source
by Itai Yasur - Jun 9, 2015

MISTAKES & MEDIA perfectly resembles the culture it attempts to speak out against: it's loud, has a short attention span, is obsessed with pop culture and completely unable to step away from it's smartphone, even in the theater.  (more...)

Belize Commits to a 100 per cent Clean Energy FutureBelize Commits to a 100 per cent Clean Energy Future
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2015

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BWW REVIEW: Dancers Bring Something Extra to NEWSIES National TourBWW REVIEW: Dancers Bring Something Extra to NEWSIES National Tour
by Jan Nargi - Jun 29, 2015

A lot may seem familiar in Disney's Broadway musical NEWSIES now on tour in Boston, but the dancing chorus of a dozen or so able-bodied newsboys makes this production soar. (more...)

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by Florencia Nijensohn - Jun 22, 2015

Diez dias. 16 shows. Un viaje teatral inolvidable. (more...)

Halestorm to Play Fox Cities P.A.C., 10/5Halestorm to Play Fox Cities P.A.C., 10/5
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2015

The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center is pleased to announce the addition of Halestorm , to the 2015-16 Season. Halestorm will perform Monday, October 5 at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2015

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Demandware Shopping Index Report Finds Spike in Mobile Traffic and Transactions Drive Digital Commerce GrowthDemandware Shopping Index Report Finds Spike in Mobile Traffic and Transactions Drive Digital Commerce Growth
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2015

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BWW Interviews: S. Denise O'Neal Talks FADE TO BLACK: A Series of New Works Written by Black PlaywrightsBWW Interviews: S. Denise O'Neal Talks FADE TO BLACK: A Series of New Works Written by Black Playwrights
by Katricia Lang - Jun 11, 2015

FADE TO BLACK: A Series of New Works written by Black Playwrights is a rare opportunity. Theatregoers will witness a select group of original plays from all over the United States. Each year the festival takes submissions, this year nearly 100, and whittles them down to present three nights of high-quality theatre to its audience. (more...)

Signature Theatre Launches New Voice CompetitionSignature Theatre Launches New Voice Competition
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2015

Are you the next Broadway or pop sensation? The Tony Award-winning Signature Theatre in Arlington, VA is launching the first 'Signature Voice' competition on August 2nd during the theater's annual Open House.  The new 'Signature Voice' competition will replace the popular Signature Idol Competition held over the last five years.  Held in Signature's MAX Theatre, the competition will host a panel of three celebrity judges in search of the best undiscovered singers in the DC region. (more...)

BWW Reviews: ZviDance Takes on Escher, Bacon and Rothko at NYLABWW Reviews: ZviDance Takes on Escher, Bacon and Rothko at NYLA
by Brendan Drake - Jul 7, 2015

Friday at New York Live Arts reintroduced audiences to the virtuosity and individuality that sets Zvi Gotheiner's company apart from many of his contemporaries. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 7/6/15- Claude-Michel SchonbergSTAGE TUBE: On This Day for 7/6/15- Claude-Michel Schonberg
by Stage Tube - Jul 6, 2015

Happy Birthday Claude-Michel Schonberg! Schonberg is best known for his collaborations with the lyricist Alain Boublil. Thier stage musical version of Victor Hugo's Les Miserables, which opened at the Palais de Sports in Paris in 1980, opened to acclaim in London in 1985 and on Broadway in 1987. In 1989, their success continued with the musical Miss Saigon, which starred Lea Salonga and Jonathan Pryce. Schonberg's next project with Boublil was The Pirate Queen, a musical about the 16th century Irish pirate, chieftain and adventuress Grace O'Malley, which opened on Broadway on April 5 2007. (more...)

Emily Donahoe, Andrew Garman & More Will Star in Playwrights Horizons' THE CHRISTIANSEmily Donahoe, Andrew Garman & More Will Star in Playwrights Horizons' THE CHRISTIANS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2015

Playwrights Horizons and Center Theatre Group have announced casting for THE CHRISTIANS, the New York premiere of a new play by Lucas Hnath (A Public Reading of an Unproduced Screenplay About the Death of Walt Disney, Isaac's Eye, Death Tax).  Directed by Obie Award winner Les Waters (Doris to Darlene at PH; the recent 10 Out of 12; In the Next Room, or the vibrator play; Big Love; eurydice), the play is the opening production of the theater company's 2015/2016 Season.  (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2015

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Roger Rees Memorial Set for September 21 at The New Amsterdam TheatreRoger Rees Memorial Set for September 21 at The New Amsterdam Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2015

A memorial celebration of his life, which will be open to the public, has now been set for Monday, September 21, 2015 at 1pm at The New Amsterdam Theatre, currently home to Disney's ALADDIN.  (more...)

GUYS & DOLLS, INTO THE WOODS and TORTOISE & HARE Set for Summer Stock Austin's 11th SeasonGUYS & DOLLS, INTO THE WOODS and TORTOISE & HARE Set for Summer Stock Austin's 11th Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2015

They say the neon lights are bright on Broadway… turns out, they're just as bright in the Rollins Studio Theatre, where Summer Stock Austin will play its 11th summer season with Great White Way favorites Into the Woods and Guys & Dolls, in addition to the world premiere of Allen Robertson and Damon Brown's newest family musical, Tortoise & Hare. Tickets are now on sale and start at $25, with a special $17 ticket for students. (more...)

Author Nick Boothman to Present 'Write A Saleable Book' Weekend Writing Seminar, 8/28Author Nick Boothman to Present 'Write A Saleable Book' Weekend Writing Seminar, 8/28
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2015

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Bird In Hand Makes Wine History With Third 'World's Best' Wine AwardBird In Hand Makes Wine History With Third 'World's Best' Wine Award
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2015

Australian winery Bird in Hand (www.birdinhand.com.au) has made wine history by winning the title of World's Best Shiraz for a third time. Following in the footsteps of the brands previous winner Nest Egg Shiraz, Bird in Hand's MAC Shiraz from the winery's 'Tribute Series' was selected for 2015's prestigious honor. (more...)

Garth Brooks unveils Child Life Zone at Texas Children's HospitalGarth Brooks unveils Child Life Zone at Texas Children's Hospital
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2015

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USA National Masters Track Championships July 23-26 At Univ. of North Florida, Hodges Stadium, Jacksonville Include World Champions, Olympians, NFL Great, Local Stars AmoUSA National Masters Track Championships July 23-26 At Univ. of North Florida, Hodges Stadium, Jacksonville Include World Champions, Olympians, NFL Great, Local Stars Amo
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2015

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Broadway Lights Will Dim Tonight in Memory of Roger ReesBroadway Lights Will Dim Tonight in Memory of Roger Rees
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2015

The Broadway community mourns the loss of Tony Award - winning actor and Tony Award - nominated director, Roger Rees, who passed away last Friday at age 71. The marquees of Broadway theatres in New York will be dimmed in his memory tonight, July 15th, at exactly 7:45pm for one minute. (more...)

BWW Reviews: SoLuna Studio's IN THE HEIGHTSBWW Reviews: SoLuna Studio's IN THE HEIGHTS
by Melissa Giordano - Jul 15, 2015

When I attended In the Heights on Broadway, I thoroughly enjoyed it and I'm thrilled that Hauppauge's SoLuna Studio has added it to their summer season. The wonderful production runs through July 26th at the adorable Long Island venue. (more...)

Broadway Lights Will Dim on Wednesday in Memory of Roger ReesBroadway Lights Will Dim on Wednesday in Memory of Roger Rees
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2015

The Broadway community mourns the loss of Tony Award® - winning actor and Tony Award - nominated director, Roger Rees, who passed away on Fridayat age 71. The marquees of Broadway theatres in New York will be dimmed in his memory on Wednesday, July 15th, at exactly 7:45pm for one minute. (more...)

Photo Flash: Remembering Roger Rees- Part TwoPhoto Flash: Remembering Roger Rees- Part Two
by Walter McBride - Jul 13, 2015

As we previously reported, Roger Rees, the legendary, Tony Award-winning actor, and Tony Award nominated director, passed away last night at his home in New York City, after a brief journey with cancer. His husband,Rick Elice, and family and friends were at his side. (more...)

Photo Flash: Remembering Roger Rees- Part OnePhoto Flash: Remembering Roger Rees- Part One
by Walter McBride - Jul 13, 2015

As we previously reported, Roger Rees, the legendary, Tony Award-winning actor, and Tony Award nominated director, passed away last night at his home in New York City, after a brief journey with cancer. His husband,Rick Elice, and family and friends were at his side. (more...)

Star of Stage and Screen Roger Rees Dies at 71Star of Stage and Screen Roger Rees Dies at 71
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2015

It was just back in late-May when we reported that Roger Rees, then starring in THE VISIT on Broadway opposite Chita Rivera had departed the show on a medical leave. Today, we are sad to share the news that the star passed away on Friday evening, at home in New York at 71. According to a statement from his publicist, he passed away at home after battling a brief illness. (more...)

Roger Rees 1944-2015 - Full Obituary and Memorial to Be SetRoger Rees 1944-2015 - Full Obituary and Memorial to Be Set
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2015

Roger Rees, the legendary, Tony Award-winning actor, and Tony Award nominated director, passed away last night at his home in New York City, after a brief journey with cancer. His husband, Rick Elice, and family and friends were at his side. (more...)

SOUND OFF Special Edition: Top 10+ Most Important Gay MusicalsSOUND OFF Special Edition: Top 10+ Most Important Gay Musicals
by Pat Cerasaro - Jul 1, 2015

The landmark Supreme Court ruling handed down late last week instating national legalization of marriage rights for all individuals is a cause celebre for the country at large, particularly the Broadway community who has vocally and vociferously fought for equal acceptance for all for decades. Given the preponderance of LGBT people in the theatre community itself, this victory is a particular joy for many to celebrate. As a result of this momentous event, now is the ideal time to take a look back at the most important and notable musicals that have appeared on Broadway in the last several decades to shine a light on the gay community, ranging from portrayals of closeted individuals trapped and unable to find acceptance in a conservative society all the way to the out and proud representations available to see in some currently running smash hits. Additionally, who could forget all of musicals that have touched upon LGBT issues over the years - from the campy to the controversial to the highly acclaimed. (more...)

Lance Bass Joins Season 2 of THE MEREDITH VIEIRA SHOW as Daily ContributorLance Bass Joins Season 2 of THE MEREDITH VIEIRA SHOW as Daily Contributor
by TV News Desk - Aug 7, 2015

'The Meredith Vieira Show," the one-hour daily syndicated talk show hosted by Meredith Vieira, returns for its second season on Tuesday, September 8th, 2015, with a brand new live format (more...)

FLASH FRIDAY: The Greatest Star! FUNNY GIRL Is Finally Coming BackFLASH FRIDAY: The Greatest Star! FUNNY GIRL Is Finally Coming Back
by Pat Cerasaro - Aug 7, 2015

Today we celebrate this week's hot news of the forthcoming West End revival of Broadway classic FUNNY GIRL! (more...)

Meet Matthew Morrison & Win 2 Tickets To FINDING NEVERLAND In New Charitybuzz Auction, Ends 8/18Meet Matthew Morrison & Win 2 Tickets To FINDING NEVERLAND In New Charitybuzz Auction, Ends 8/18
by Pat Cerasaro - Aug 7, 2015

See Finding Neverland and meet its star! (more...)

Provincetown Theater to Present OLEANNA, 9/2-12Provincetown Theater to Present OLEANNA, 9/2-12
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2015

The Provincetown Theater is proud to present the Cotuit Center for the Arts production of, Oleanna*, by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Mamet, Wednesday through Saturdays September 2-12. A Top Pick by Capecod.com, this riveting drama, is one of Mamet's most controversial plays. John, a college professor being considered for tenure, agrees to meet Carol, his female student, in his office to discuss her frustrations with the course he is teaching; a meeting which finds both teacher and student embroiled in a war of words with explosive results. (more...)

Boulder's Adventure Fit Celebrates 10 YearsBoulder's Adventure Fit Celebrates 10 Years
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2015

Adventure Fit, an event marketing company that specialized in creating one-of-a-kind events for brands wanting to connect with their customers in a meaningful and memorable way, celebrates ten years in Boulder in September. The company moved to Boulder from Austin in 2005 in order to put down roots in a community that shares its passion for fitness and adventure. As it turns out, setting up shop within Boulder's lifestyle-oriented community has been instrumental to the company's growth and success. (more...)

LET'S JUST GO, Starring Henry Ian Cusick, Comes to Select U.S. Theaters This SeptemberLET'S JUST GO, Starring Henry Ian Cusick, Comes to Select U.S. Theaters This September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2015

“Just Let Go” comes to select U.S. movie theaters with a night of forgiveness on September 28, presented live at 8:00 p.m. ET / 7:00 p.m. CT and tape-delayed to 7:00 p.m. MT / 8:00 p.m. PT (more...)

THE CHRISTIANS Starts New York Premiere Tonight at Playwrights HorizonsTHE CHRISTIANS Starts New York Premiere Tonight at Playwrights Horizons
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2015

Playwrights Horizons and Center Theatre Group present The Christians, the New York premiere of a new play by Lucas Hnath (A Public Reading of an Unproduced Screenplay About the Death of Walt Disney, Isaac's Eye, Death Tax). Directed by Obie Award winner Les Waters (Doris to Darlene at PH; the recent 10 Out of 12; In the Next Room, or the vibrator play; Big Love; eurydice), the play is the opening production of the theater company's 2015/2016 Season. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2015

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Theatre Y to Present 'An Impressive Presentation of Lovely Evidences, Underneath The Lintel'Theatre Y to Present 'An Impressive Presentation of Lovely Evidences, Underneath The Lintel'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2015

Theatre Y presents "An Impressive Presentation of Lovely Evidences: Underneath the Lintel" by Glen Berger, at various locations in Chicago, opening September 19, 2015. "Lovely Evidences," directed by Melissa Lorraine with Assistant Direction from Jordan Matthew Walsh, featuring Darren Hill, previews on September 18 at Theatre Y (entrance via side alley at 2649 N Francisco), press opening September 19 at Covenant Presbyterian Church (2012 W Dickens Ave); show runs every Monday, ongoing, with "flash mob" performances at locations to be announced weekly. For more information, visitTheatre-Y.com. (more...)

Four Clowns to Stage HAMLET at Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles, 9/18-10/10Four Clowns to Stage HAMLET at Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles, 9/18-10/10
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2015

Los Angeles' favorite clown troupe Four Clowns, still buzzing from the success of their recent award-winning Hollywood Fringe Festival engagement, teams up with the Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles for an all new take on one of the Bard's most popular works. Four Clowns presents Hamlet will run for eight performances only, Fridays and Saturdays from September 18 - October 10, 2015, all shows at 8:00pm. Shakespeare's Hamlet has been appearing in various forms across LA this year, and it seems only natural for the Clowns to take on this classic story.  (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2015

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Top Bike Trips for Mutigenerational Groups includes Holland/Belguim, Croatia and MoreTop Bike Trips for Mutigenerational Groups includes Holland/Belguim, Croatia and More
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2015

Multigenerational travel is the fastest growing segment of the travel industry and tops the list of travel trends, according to the Virtuoso Luxe Report. This type of exploration includes active tours, adventure trips and celebration travel. VBT Bicycling and Walking Vacations has seen a significant increase in group bookings, with reservations growing by fifty percent for 2016 departures of the 54 unique itineraries offered by the Vermont-based tour operator. According to VBT Bicycling and Walking Vacations, bicycle clubs, community groups, fitness organizations and other groups have traveled together on VBT trips in the past year. The top group destinations for 2016 include: (more...)

Playwrights Horizons Now Accepting $5 Lottery Entries for THE CHRISTIANS' First PreviewPlaywrights Horizons Now Accepting $5 Lottery Entries for THE CHRISTIANS' First Preview
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2015

Playwrights Horizons begins accepting entries today, Wednesday, August 19, for the LIVEforFIVE online lottery for $5 tickets to their New York premiere of THE CHRISTIANS, a new play by Lucas Hnath (A Public Reading of an Unproduced Screenplay About the Death of Walt Disney, Isaac's Eye, Death Tax).  Directed by Obie Award winner Les Waters (Doris to Darlene at PH; the recent 10 Out of 12; In the Next Room, or the vibrator play; Big Love; eurydice), the play is the opening production of the theater company's 2015/2016 Season, and it's a co-production with L.A.'s Center Theatre Group (Michael Ritchie, Artistic Director; Stephen D. Rountree, Managing Director). (more...)

BWW Interview: Sabrina Harper Kicks High in PIPPINBWW Interview: Sabrina Harper Kicks High in PIPPIN
by Erica Miner - Aug 18, 2015

Harper will contribute her high-kicking talents to the acclaimed National Touring production (more...)

Photo Coverage: Meet the Company of Playwrights Horizons' THE CHRISTIANSPhoto Coverage: Meet the Company of Playwrights Horizons' THE CHRISTIANS
by Jennifer Broski - Aug 14, 2015

Playwrights Horizons and Center Theatre Group will present THE CHRISTIANS, the New York premiere of a new play by Lucas Hnath (A Public Reading of an Unproduced Screenplay About the Death of Walt Disney, Isaac's Eye, Death Tax). Directed by Obie Award winner Les Waters (Doris to Darlene at PH; the recent 10 Out of 12; In the Next Room, or the vibrator play; Big Love; eurydice), the play is the opening production of the theater company's 2015/2016 Season. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2015

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WAKE UP with BWW 8/11/2015 - Annie Baker's JOHN Opens and More!WAKE UP with BWW 8/11/2015 - Annie Baker's JOHN Opens and More!
by Jessica Khan - Aug 11, 2015

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Today's big news: Annie Baker's JOHN opens off-Broadway, ON THE TOWN welcomes a new dancer and more! (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2015

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