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BWW Reviews: Pioneer Theatre Company's DEATHTRAP is a Tightly Wound Ticking Clock of a Production
by Tyler Hinton - Mar 31, 2014

Pioneer Theatre Company's DEATHTRAP is well crafted all around, with superior direction, design, and performances. Director May Adrales has triumphed in creating a tightly wound ticking clock of a production that engages and satisfies. (more...)

The Junior League of Tampa Releases E-Cookbook
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2014

Bridging tradition with high-tech, The Junior League of Tampa is releasing one of the region's most popular cookbooks as an e-book this spring - and will be the first League nationally to publish its own e-cookbook. The Life of the Party, originally published in 2003 and full of favorite recipes for entertaining, is now available as an e-book on Amazon, Barnes & Noble NOOK bookstore, and others. (more...)

Universal Orlando's Cabana Bay Beach Resort Is Now Open
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2014

Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort officially welcomes its first guests today. This brand-new value and moderately-priced property is the fourth on-site hotel at Universal Orlando Resort and evokes the classic, retro-feel of iconic beach resorts from the 1950s and 60's. (more...)

WISeKey Showcases Latest Anti-Counterfeiting Technologies at BaselWorld to Lead the Fight Against Counterfeit and Imitations
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2014

GENEVA and BASEL, Switzerland, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ (more...)

New Online Community Combats Obsolescence and Counterfeit Risk in the Supply Chain with Crowdsourcing
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2014

KELLER, Texas, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Network Product Solutions, LLC, a veteran-owned start-up specializing in building social ecosystems that allow users to solve complex challenges, has announced the launch of the Trusted Global Buyers Network (TGBN). Unlike a part inventory aggregation engine or internet trading platform, TGBN harnesses the power of social media and online community for the first time in this industry to match buyers to member-rated sources of supply. (more...)

CARDBOARD PIANO BIRD FIRE FLY & THUNDERBODIES Set for Yale's 9th Annual Carlotta Festival of New Plays, Running 5/9-16
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2014

YALE SCHOOL OF DRAMA presents the ninth annual Carlotta Festival of New Plays, May 9 to 16 at the Iseman Theater (1156 Chapel Street, New Haven). The Festival is comprised of three fully-produced plays by graduating playwrights performed in repertory with twelve performances over eight days. (more...)

A-T Solutions Wins First Task Order Under Indian Head EOD Technology Division's IDIQ to Support Home Station Training Complex
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2014

“A-T Solutions is extremely honored to be supporting the Naval Surface Warfare Center and Navy Expeditionary Combat Command (NECC) in the delivery of highly effective and relevant counter-IED training for our joint forces,” said Dennis Kelly, president and CEO of A-T Solutions. “Many of the required skills for this project are highly specialized and unique to the EOD community, and our extensive work and expertise within the combination of EOD, counterterrorism, intelligence and homeland security areas allow us to offer unparalleled capabilities in this area.” (more...)

MCLA Theatre Students Will Produce ANGELS IN AMERICA, 4/15 - 4/26
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2014

The Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts's (MCLA) Fine and Performing Arts (FPA) department presents Tony Kushner's Pulitzer Prize winning play, "Angels in America." The show debuts at MCLA's Venable Theater on April 15, 16, and 17 at 8:00 p.m., and continues on April 23, 24, 25, and 26 at 8:00 p.m. with an 11:30 a.m. symposium prior to the matinee at 2:00 p.m. on April 26. (more...)

Ivan Rutherford and More Star in Drury Lane Theatre's LES MISERABLES, Opening Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2014

In celebration of their 30th Anniversary, Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane, will present the legendary musical LES MISERABLES, opening tonight, April 8 at 7:30 p.m. and running through June 8, 2014. (more...)

Syfy Announces 13-Episode Zombie Series Z NATION
by TV News Desk - Apr 7, 2014

Syfy today announced Z Nation, a 13-episode zombie series set to debut in the fall. (more...)

Watch Showtime's Premiere of Event Series YEARS OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY
by TV News Desk - Apr 7, 2014

SHOWTIME is giving viewers nationwide an opportunity to sample its new epic docu-series YEARS OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY across multiple platforms now. (more...)

Mixed Magic Theatre Presents GOD OF CARNAGE, 4/25 - 5/19
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2014

God of Carnage, by Yasmina Reza, is the story of two married couples who meet for the first time shortly after the couples children get into a confrontation. (more...)

WAM Theatre to Launch Play Reading Series with BLUE STOCKINGS, 4/13
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2014

WAM Theatre has announced the cast for a staged reading of Blue Stockings by Jessica Swale. Blue Stockings premiered to critical acclaim at London's Globe Theatre last year and will be presented by WAM Theatre on Sunday, April 13 at 3:00 p.m. at No. Six Depot Roastery and Cafe, 6 Depot Street in West Stockbridge, MA. The reading will be followed by a talkback with the actors and director. Blue Stockings is the first in WAM Theatre's new Fresh Takes Play Reading series, which offers new and reimagined works that tell women's stories. (more...)

Chickenshed's Writer-in-Residence Paula Rees Brings PAULA'S STORY to London, April 30-May 17
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2014

Paula's Story, a moving true drama about the life of Chickenshed's writer-in-residence, Paula Rees, will play The Studio Theatre Chickenshed Chase Side, Southgate, London N14 4PE from Wednesday 30 April to Saturday 17 May 2014. (more...)

American Cancer Society Benefit DANCE AGAINST CANCER Set for 5/5
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2014

Producers Erin Fogarty and Daniel Ulbricht have partnered with the American Cancer Society to present the fourth annual Dance Against Cancer on Monday, May 5, 2014 with cocktails at 6pm (VIP ticket only), followed by a performance at 7pm, and a post-show reception at the AXA Equitable Theater, 787 Seventh Avenue (between 51st and 52nd Streets), NYC. Tickets are $150 ($300 for VIP) and are available at www.dacny.org. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Only Two Duets: Red Branch Does Not Solve The Last 5 Years' Mysteries
by Jack L. B. Gohn - Apr 6, 2014

The Last 5 Years is a treasure of the American musical theater, the quintessential chamber musical. Jason Robert Brown's mini-masterpiece boasts but two performers, a small musical ensemble, a challenging but moving score, and a simple but powerful structure designed to maintain dramatic equilibrium and balance between the characters from start to finish. Not surprisingly, it is often produced (34 productions announced this year - not to mention a film version). (more...)

Salon/Sanctuary Concerts Presents EXODUS: DREAMS OF THE PROMISED LAND IN ANTEBELLUM AMERICA Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2014

Salon/Sanctuary Concerts presents Exodus: Dreams of the Promised Land in Antebellum America featuring The Western Wind Vocal Ensemble with guest actors Rosalyn Coleman Williams and Jennifer Rau. The Script and Stage Direction is by Erica Gould and Jessica Gould did the program concept and dramaturgy. (more...)

THROW DOWN AT SAM'S TOWN Returns For Round 2 Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2014

Pochiro Boxing Promotions presents 'Throw Down at Sam's Town Round 2' tonight, April 4. The Fight card includes the WBC-USNBC Lightweight Championship featuring Rashad Ganaway vs. Victor Castro. 'Throw Down at Sam's Town Round 2' promises a night full of exciting boxing action. (more...)

Road Theatre's World Premiere of Emilie Beck's SOVEREIGN BODY Opens Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2014

THE ROAD THEATRE COMPANY and Taylor Gilbert, Founder/Artistic Director together with Sam Anderson, Artistic Director, announced that the world premiere of SOVEREIGN BODY, written by Emilie Beck and directed by Scott Alan Smith (That Good Night, Lady) opens tonight, April 4 at 8pm and run through Saturday, May 24 at the Historic Lankershim Arts Center, 5108 Lankershim Blvd. in North Hollywood, CA. (more...)

Campaign to End Obesity Names ACE President and CEO Scott Goudeseune to Board of Directors
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2014

The Campaign to End Obesity announced the appointment of Scott Goudeseune, President and CEO of the American Council on Exercise, to the organization's Board of Directors. (more...)

Ballet Preljocaj's SNOW WHITE to Make Chicago Debut at Harris Theater, 5/2-4
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2014

France's leading contemporary dance ensemble, Ballet Preljocaj, based in Aix-en-Provence, will perform the Chicago debut of the company's mercurial Snow White, a modern take on the classic Brothers Grimm fairy tale, choreographed by company Artistic Director and Bessie Award-winner Angelin Preljocaj with costumes by legendary Haute Couture designer Jean Paul Gaultier. Performance dates for this limited engagement are Friday, May 2 and Saturday, May 3 at 7:30PM and Sunday, May 4 at 2PM at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance. The Harris Theater is one of only three venues that will present Snow White during the company's U.S. tour, which will also include performances at New York's Lincoln Center and the Los Angeles Music Center. Tickets for the Harris Theater presentation of Ballet Preljocaj are $40­-$95, available at HarrisTheaterChicago.org, or by calling the Harris Theater Box Office at 312.334.7777. (more...)

BWW Interviews: BAREFOOT IN THE PARK to Open at Apollo Civic Theater
by Johnna Leary - Apr 3, 2014

Wedding season is almost here, so it is the perfect time to see a classic comedy about navigating the ups and downs in life as newlyweds! Neil Simon's Barefoot in the Park opens April 4 at the Apollo Civic Theater in Martinsburg, WV. (more...)

Sharif Atkins to Star in NBT and CTH's DUTCHMAN, 4/30-5/23
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2014

Actor Sharif Atkins ('White Collar,' 'Hawaii,' 'ER') will star as Clay in the co-production of 'Dutchman' by LeRoi Jones (Amiri Baraka) by Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's National Black Theatre (NBT) and The Classical Theatre of Harlem (CTH). The two theater companies are mounting the production 50 years after the March 1964 world premiere of the play at the Cherry Lane Theatre and in tribute to the late theater great Baraka, who died on January 9. Ambien Mitchell stars opposite Atkins as Lula and Lorenzo Scott joins the cast as the Conductor. Previews of the Carl Cofield-directed show begin on April 30 and run through May 2, and performances run from May 3 through May 23 at National Black Theatre in Harlem. (more...)

YogaFit For Warriors Approved By GI Bill And MyCAA
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2014

YogaFit Training Systems Worldwide is proud to announce that the YogaFit for Warriors is the only yoga training program in the country that has been approved by the GI Bill and Military Spouse Career Advancement Program (MyCAA). Military members and spouses will now be eligible to receive financial assistance to participate in YogaFit for Warriors trainings and seminars. (more...)

broughtonHOTELS Celebrates National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day by Making 10,000 Sandwiches for Chicago Charities Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2014

In celebration of National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day today, April 2, broughtonHOTELS will prepare 10,000 sandwiches in one hour, the largest number of sandwiches ever prepared in the short time frame in Chicago. (more...)

ESPN Films' 30 FOR 30: SOCCER STORIES to Present HILLSBOROUGH, 4/15
by TV News Desk - Apr 2, 2014

Hillsborough,' the first documentary in the 30 for 30: Soccer Stories series, explores the worst sporting disaster in history. Directed by Daniel Gordon, the film will premiere on ESPN at 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 15th - the 25th anniversary of the tragedy that occurred during an FA Cup semi-final soccer match between Liverpool and Nottingham Forest at the Hillsborough Stadium in Sheffield, England. It's a comprehensive account of the events that unfolded before, during and after the horrifying afternoon that led to the deaths of 96 people as well as the injuries to several hundred more and the traumatization of countless lives. (more...)

Syfy's FACE OFF Season Finale Airs Tuesday 4/22
by TV News Desk - Apr 18, 2014

After a bold and extreme season of competition, three artists remain in The Fight for the title of season 6 Face Off champion – George Schminky of Walnut Creek, CA by way of Puerto Rico; Rashaad Santiago of Bronx, NY; and Tyler Green of Litchfield, CT. For their final challenge, they will each create a pair of rival alien races, all of whom will be performing in an electrifying dance performance for world famous music producer and DJ, Rusko. The season 6 finale episode of Face Off airs Tuesday, April 22 at 9PM ET/PT on Syfy. (more...)

Syfy's Set For Season 7 Return This July
by TV News Desk - Apr 18, 2014

After a bold and extreme season of competition, three artists remain in The Fight for the title of season 6Face Off champion - George Schminky of Walnut Creek, CA by way of Puerto Rico; Rashaad Santiago of Bronx, NY; and Tyler Green of Litchfield, CT. For their final challenge, they will each create a pair of rival alien races, all of whom will be performing in an electrifying dance performance for world famous music producer and DJ, Rusko. The season 6 finale episode of Face Off airs Tuesday, April 22 at 9PM ET/PT on Syfy. (more...)

28 Angelinos Receive Quality Housing Due to the Efforts of Shernoff Bidart Echeverria Bentley LLP and Inner City Law Center
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2014

LOS ANGELES, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Attorneys from Shernoff Bidart Echeverria Bentley and Inner City Law Center worked together to help 28 people living in slum housing conditions obtain not only monetary compensation for being forced to live in deplorable housing conditions, but also relocation benefits, and a full renovation of the building. (more...)

The Runners' Take New Direction with 'Smack'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2014

It's 2014, and Florida-based production duo THE RUNNERS—known for their hip-hop smashes for the likes of Rihanna and Rick Ross—are taking a new direction towards dance floors everywhere. Today, Friday, April 18, they introduce their new style with “Smack,” their modern-day interpretation of The Prodigy's “Smack My Bitch Up” and offering it as a free download as it makes it premiere today at This Song Is Sick. Says Nick Guarino of the influential outlet, “This song is a gritty electro house banger that doesn't let up right from the get go…screaming to shut down a club or festival.” (more...)

Scoop: MEET THE PRESS on NBC - Sunday, April 20, 2014
by TV Scoop - Apr 18, 2014

Get all the scoop on MEET THE PRESS, airing on NBC on Sunday, April 20, 2014! (more...)

The Balancing Act Airing on Lifetime Celebrates Earth Day with Eco-Friendly Tips for Greener Living
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2014

April 22nd is Earth Day and the award-winning morning show The Balancing Act airing on the Lifetime Channel celebrates the day with programming featuring energy saving tips from ENERGY STAR and the latest from Broan Nu-Tone in cleaner air in the home featuring Homeowner TV host Danny Lipford. Make sure to tune in on Tuesday, April 22nd at 7:00 a.m. (ET/PT) as The Balancing Act hosts help jump start the day with animated conversation and trusted information to empower a woman's life. Don't miss these featured segments taking center stage on The Balancing Act: o Energy Efficient Living to Fight Climate Change Reducing one's carbon footprint not only saves green in the wallet, but contributes to a greener lifestyle and planet. Denise Durrett from the ENERGY STAR program joins The Balancing Act to talk about the energy saving actions you can take to make your home more energy efficient in The Fight against climate change. By choosing ENERGY STAR certified products and practicing simple energy saving measures, homeowners can be on their way to energy efficient living. ENERGY STAR certified products save energy and money, while protecting our environment. www.energystar.gov o Cleaner Air in Your Home with Broan Nu-Tone The quality of the air we breathe is just as important as everything else in our home. Is the air in your home free of allergens, dust and dander, or are you subjecting yourself and your family to a house full of airborne agents that could harm your health? Join Today's Homeowner TV host Danny Lipford, whose 30-year career as remodeling contractor has made him a household name when it comes to making homes safe, beautiful and up-to-date. In this Earth Day segment Danny demonstrates the latest in home ventilation and improving the quality of air inside your home. www.Broan.com www.NuTone.com About The Balancing Act on Lifetime Television Now in its 6th year, The Balancing Act continues to empower women in all aspects of their lives. The mission at The Balancing Act is simple - the show strives to help today's modern woman balance it all by bringing them exceptional solutions to everyday problems. Entertaining, educational and trusted by women, viewers can tune in to America's premier morning show The Balancing Act on weekday mornings at 7:00 am (ET/PT) airing on Lifetime television. For additional information or to view a segment visit: www.thebalancingact.com. For more information regarding O2 Media Inc. Branded Entertainment, Product Placement and TV Brand Integration go to: http://o2mediainc.com/Pages/187/Branded-Entertainment Join the Conversation! Like us on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/TheBalancingActFans Follow us on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/#!/balancingacttv Watch us on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/thebalancingact The Balancing Act and the Balancing Act Logo are trademarks of The Balancing Act TV, LLC. Lifetime and the Lifetime Logo are trademarks of Lifetime Entertainment Services, LLC. (more...)

Productions Coracole and l'Orchestre Philharmonique Equitable to Present ROMANCE AND REVOLUTION: MUSIC FROM LES MISERABLES AND MORE, May 2-25
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2014

Productions Coracole and l'Orchestre Philharmonique Equitable are thrilled to present the beloved songs from Les Miserables, along with music from the Romantic era. Montreal area theatergoers can enjoy this treat throughout the month of May, in English and French, in three different locales: Ville Saint-Laurent, Laval and Saint-Leonard. This exciting collaboration marks the 5th anniversary of both companies. In Romance and Revolution: Music from Les Miserables & More, audiences will enjoy the creativity of Conductor, Andre Gauthier; Stage Director, Coralie Heiler; Vocal Director, Marc Deslandes; and Vocal Ensemble Director, Frederic Vogel. The show plays in English on May 11 and 24 and in French on May 2 and 25. This is a great idea for Mother's Day, Sunday, May 11 at 3pm. Throughout the run, proceeds benefit Kids Help Phone/ Jeunesse, J'ecoute, offering 24-hour, anonymous phone and web counselling. (more...)

BWW Interview: Ray Mercer's Circle of Dance
by Naomi Serviss - Apr 17, 2014

When he's not performing eight shows a week in The LION KING, Mercer is choreographing commissions nationwide. (more...)

Let's End Extinction
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

MISSION, KS - (Family Features) Can you imagine a world without wildlife? From the largest trees to the smallest insects, nature is critical to man's survival. (more...)

ACE Introduces Mobile Study iPad App for Aspiring Personal Trainers on the Go
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

ACE Academy Elite for iPad, developed using the Troy Apps Mobile Learning Tool platform, delivers an enhanced study experience using only one device. In addition to marrying new features including tap-and-expand graphics, tappable glossary terms and custom note organization, the app syncs all progress to the desktop version of ACE Academy Elite. (more...)

ROCKY's Cast Album Tracklist Announced; Release Set for 5/27
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

Universal Music Enterprises, Stage Entertainment USA, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Sylvester Stallone announced today the forthcoming release of the new original Broadway cast recording of ROCKY, on May 27th, 2014 (UMe). ROCKY has an original score by the Tony® Award-winning team Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens (Ragtime, Once On This Island), who are the album's producers; additionally the score incorporates the iconic songs 'Eye Of The Tiger' and 'Gonna Fly Now.' The musical, which opened Thursday, March 13th at the historic Winter Garden Theatre, stars Andy Karl as Rocky, Margo Seibert as Adrian (making her Broadway debut), Terence Archie as Apollo Creed and features a superb ensemble. (more...)

Streep, Redford & More to Narrate PBS Earth Day Special A FIERCE GREEN FIRE
by TV News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

THIRTEEN's American Masters series presents the first big-picture exploration of the environmental movement in A Fierce Green Fire, premiering nationally Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 9-10 p.m. on PBS (more...)

Snuff Box Theatre to Present BITCH BOXER As Part of BRIGHTON FRINGE, May 15
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

Following sell-out runs across the world, multi-award-winning and internationally touring Snuff Box Theatre bring the "phenomenal" BITCH BOXER to TOM The Old Market as part of Brighton Fringe. (more...)

MCLA Theatre Students Will Produce ANGELS IN AMERICA, Now thru 4/26
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

The Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts's (MCLA) Fine and Performing Arts (FPA) department presents Tony Kushner's Pulitzer Prize winning play, 'Angels in America.' The show debuts at MCLA's Venable Theater tonight, April 15, 16, and 17 at 8:00 p.m., and continues on April 23, 24, 25, and 26 at 8:00 p.m. with an 11:30 a.m. symposium prior to the matinee at 2:00 p.m. on April 26. (more...)

Fortinet Leads Industry in Zero-Day Discoveries
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2014

SUNNYVALE, CA - Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT) a world leader in high-performance network security today announced that FortiGuard™ Labs, the global threat research arm of Fortinet, discovered 18 critical zero-day vulnerabilities in 2013 more than any other network security vendor in the industry. This adds to the 140+ zero-day vulnerabilities identified since 2006. Of these, 128 vulnerabilities have been fixed by the appropriate vendors. For the list of outstanding zero-day vulnerabilities visit: http://www.fortiguard.com/advisory/UpcomingAdvisories.html. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Tom Cruise in New TV Spot for EDGE OF TOMORROW
by - Apr 14, 2014

Warner Bros. Pictures and Village Roadshow have released a new TV spot for director Doug Liman's EDGE OF TOMORROW, starring Tom Cruise. (more...)

Scoop: MEET THE PRESS on NBC - Sunday, April 13, 2014
by TV Scoop - Apr 11, 2014

Get all the scoop on MEET THE PRESS, airing on NBC on Sunday, April 13, 2014! (more...)

RSC to Broadcast HENRY IV Parts 1, 2 & THE GENTLEMEN OF VERONA as Part of Live from Stratford-Upon-Avon, Summer 2014
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran has announced the company's Summer 2014 season in Stratford-upon-Avon with three early titles in the Company's six year journey across Shakespeare's entire First Folio of 36 plays. They are Henry IV Part I, Henry IV Part II, and The Two Gentlemen of Verona. They will be shot for broadcast as part of "Live from Stratford-upon-Avon," a program that screens the world's greatest classical theatre company from Shakespeare's home town around the world through a continued partnership with Picturehouse Entertainment. This year also marks the 450th anniversary year of Shakespeare's birth. (more...)

Swedish Free Speech ISP Bahnhof Stops Retaining Data, Urges Others to Follow Suit
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

Swedish ISP Bahnhof has ordered its technicians to abort storing traffic data about its customers and erase existing data. (more...)

Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center Salutes Celebrity Fight Night with Dramatic Expansion
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

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Photo Flash: Leslie Stahl & More Attend Screening of Showtime's YEARS OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY
by TV News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

Below, check out images from the Showtime screening of 'Years Of Living Dangerously' held at at Ford Foundation's New York Headquarters on April 9, 2014 in New York City. (more...)

Nutrie Elite Athlete Marlon Moraes Becomes Inaugural WSOF Bantamweight Champion
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2014

Moraes graciously tapered his beating on Rettinghouse until the final bell put an end to the bout. All three judges scored 50-44, in Moraes' favor. (more...)

The Tonys Love Rosie and So Should You! 10 Reasons to Adore Rosie O'Donnell
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2014

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, the Tony Awards® Administration Committee has announced that Rosie O'Donnell will receive the 2014 Isabelle Stevenson Award. This award will be presented at the 2014 Tony Awardson Sunday, June 8th. The 2014 Tony Awards are presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing. The Isabelle Stevenson Award is presented annually to a member of the theatre community who has made a substantial contribution of volunteered time and effort on behalf of one or more humanitarian, social service or charitable organizations. In honor of the big announcement, BroadwayWorld brings you ten reasons that we adore this Broadway-lovin' lady! (more...)

THIRTEEN's American Masters Series Presents the National Broadcast Premiere of A Fierce Green Fire in Honor of Earth Day, Tuesday, April 22 on PBS
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2014

NEW YORK, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ THIRTEEN's American Masters series presents the first big-picture exploration of the environmental movement in A Fierce Green Fire, premiering nationally Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 9-10 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) in honor of Earth Day. The one-hour documentary chronicles one of the largest movements of the 20 th century, and one of the keys to the 21 st. Written, directed and produced by Academy Award-nominee Mark Kitchell (Berkeley in the Sixties), American Masters: A Fierce Green Fire spans 50 years of grassroots and global activism from the 1960s-2009 and connects the major causes of environmentalism, from conservation to climate change. Narrated by Robert Redford, Meryl Streep, Ashley Judd, Van Jones and Isabel Allende, the film premiered at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival and has won acclaim worldwide. (more...)

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