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New Radon Removal Services in Salt Lake City, Utah
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2014

SALT LAKE CITY, UT(Marketwired - Sep 8, 2014) - Now homeowners have one less thing to worry about in terms of domestic hazards. Thanks to the diligent efforts of Greene's Inc., radon levels in Utah will be at an all time low. They have dutifully developed the technology to successfully detect and remove hazardous, cancer causing radon from homes, making residences safer and healthier than ever before. (more...)

Ava Gardner Festival to Welcome PROJECT RUNWAY Designer Justin LeBlanc This October
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2014

On October 3-5, the Ava Gardner Museum will host the 10th Annual Ava Gardner Festival to celebrate the opening of the permanent home for the museum in Downtown Smithfield. (more...)

Satirical Radio Play THE WELL OF HORNINESS to Open USM Theatre Season, 9/25
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2014

Holly Hughes' farcical radio play, 'The Well of Horniness,' a 1980s spoof of 1940s radio detective dramas, opens the USM Theatre season this month at Russell Hall, Gorham campus, replete with lusty lesbians, a sorority of sin and a captivating -- and campy -- murder mystery. (more...)

Jim Brochu to Return to Barrington Stage in CHARACTER MAN This Month
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2014

Barrington Stage Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd and Managing Director Tristan Wilson, announces the return of Drama Desk Award-winner Jim Brochu in his new show Character Man, following his wildly successful run of Zero Hour in 2011. A musical valentine celebrating The Golden Age of the American Musical, Character Man will be presented at BSC's St. Germain Stage at the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center from September 18 through 28. The press opening is Saturday, September 20 at 7:30pm. (more...)

Shirley MacLaine's IF THEY YOU COULD SEE ME NOW to Tour Australia, December 2014
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2014

Producers John Frost and Phil Bathols today announced that actor, dancer, director, author, activist and legend Shirley MacLaine will tour Australia and New Zealand in December in her show If They Could See Me Now - Shirley MacLaine. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Elena Shaddow Stays True to Her Soprano Roots in ALWAYS BETTER: THE GOLDEN AGE OF BROADWAY
by Sally Henry - Sep 4, 2014

Elena Shaddow has been making her mark on musical theatre ever since her Broadway debut in LES MIS during her senior year at NYU. So when she takes the stage in her first solo concert at 54 Below on Saturday night, she will be bringing a new meaning to "The Golden Age of Broadway." (more...)

VIDEO: Tadashi Shoji Mercedes Benz Fashion Week New York Spring 2015
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2014

American fashion designer TADASHI SHOJI presented his latest Spring Summer 2015 collection, taking inspiration from The Golden Age of culture and art heritage of Venice, at the Mercedes Benz New York Fashion Week. Tadashi, presented many of his pieces with one key element: lace. Standout pieces included a fully embroidered, metallic gold floor length cape and dress, and an ivory cape and gown with sheer paneling at the waist. (more...)

Joy Behar, Stephanie J. Block, Bryce Pinkham and More Join Jamie deRoy at Birdland Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2014

Celebrated cabaret performer Jamie deRoy presents a special evening of her multi MAC Award-winning variety show, Jamie de Roy & friends tonight, September 22nd (7PM) at the famed New York jazz hot-spot Birdland (315 West 44th Street ~ between 8th & 9th Avenues) for its acclaimed 'Broadway at Birdland Series.' (more...)

Ziegfeld Society to Present Walter Willison in JOLSON, MY DAD & ME, 9/27
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2014

The Ziegfeld Society will present Tony Award nominee and Theatre World Award winner Walter Willison in JOLSON, MY DAD & ME on Saturday, September 27th. The multi-media musical weaves together the songs of Al Jolson to tell the story of his father as a young man, growing up in the early part of the 20th Century, through Prohibition, The Great Depression, WWII, and into the present day, and of his own personal encounters with such iconic Jolson associates as Ruby Keeler, Patsy Kelly, Judy Garland, Richard Rodgers, Irving Berlin and others. Featuring such all-time American Songbook classics as 'Rockabye Your Baby with a Dixie Melody', 'Swanee', 'You Made Ne Love You' and many more. (more...)

Alan Safier to Star in SAY GOODNIGHT GRACIE at Queens Theatre, 9/27-28
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2014

Queens Theatre will present the Tony-nominated play Say Goodnight Gracie, starring Alan Safier as George Burns, written by Rupert Holmes (The Mystery of Edwin Drood) and directed by Michael White. The show will be at Queens Theatre (14 United Nations Avenue South, Flushing Meadows Corona Park) on Saturday, September 27 at 2pm & 8pm and on Sunday, September 28 at 3pm. Join Rupert Holmes, Alan Safier, and Moderator WABC's Sandy Kenyon for a lively talk-back after the 3pm performance on Sunday, September 28. (more...)

First National Tour of NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT Coming to the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts 10/14-19
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2014

The Ordway Center for the Performing Arts announced today that it will welcome the first national tour of Nice Work If You Can Get It to the St. Paul stage Oct. 14-19, 2014. Tickets start at $36 and can be purchased online at www.ordway.org, by phone at 651-224-4222 or in person at the Ordway ticket office. (more...)

Hillbarn Theatre Extends FUNNY GIRL Through 9/28
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2014

Due to overwhelming ticket sales and critical acclaim, Hillbarn Theatre has announced that an extra week of performances will be added to the current schedule of the 2014-2015 season opening performance of Funny Girl. Originally scheduled to close on Sunday, September 21, tickets are now on-sale through Sunday, September 28. Funny Girl will perform at Hillbarn Theatre (1285 East Hillsdale Blvd., Foster City). Performances are Thursdays-Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. Single tickets range in price from $23 - $42 and are available now by calling 650.349.6411 ext. 2 or visiting www.hillbarntheatre.org. (more...)

Jamie deRoy & Friends Return to Birdland, 9/22
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2014

Celebrated cabaret performer Jamie deRoy presents a special evening of her multi MAC Award-winning variety show, Jamie de Roy & friends on Monday, September 22nd (7PM) at the famed New York jazz hot-spot Birdland (315 West 44th Street ~ between 8th & 9th Avenues) for its acclaimed "Broadway at Birdland Series." Proceeds from the evening will benefit The Actors Fund's newest program, The Jamie deRoy & friends Cabaret Initiative. The program has been created to assist people working in the cabaret industry who seek help for medical needs and concerns made available through the comprehensive services and programs at The Actors Fund. (more...)

About Face's THE BLACK AND TAN SUPPER CLUB Set for 10/10 at the InterContinental Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2014

For one exclusive night, step back into The Golden Age of Chicago's Bohemian society as About Face Theatre presents THE BLACK AND TAN SUPPER CLUB on Friday, October 10, 2014 from 7 pm to 10 pm at the swanky InterContinental Chicago, 505 N. Michigan Ave. on Chicago's Magnificent Mile. This magical throwback inspired by the 1930s cultural phenomenon known as the "Pansy Craze" will feature an evening of cocktails, dining and thrilling performances including a jazz set by vocalist Meghan Murphy. (more...)

The Chamlins to Bring 'GEMS BY JULE' to Don't Tell Mama this Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2014

Popular cabaret couple 'The Chamlins' are bringing back their critically acclaimed Jule Styne retrospective to Don't Tell Mama for two performances this Fall. The incredibly prolific Styne wrote hundreds of songs over his 60+-year career. Selections span his early days in jazz-infused Chicago (including the first song he ever published) to Hollywood in its studio heyday, on to The Golden Age of Broadway and television. Their longtime director Teresa Fischer is once again on board. (more...)

THEATRICAL THROWBACK THURSDAY: PETER PAN On TV, Mary Martin To Allison Williams
by Pat Cerasaro - Jul 31, 2014

Today, in honor of NBC's hotly anticipated upcoming TV presentation of PETER PAN LIVE! set to star Allison Williams and Christopher Walken, we take a look back at the high flying history of the show. (more...)

Anjelica Huston, Mia Farrow, Carol Burnett, Alan Alda & More Will Rotate Through All-Star Broadway Revival of A.R. Gurney's LOVE LETTERS at the Nederlander
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2014

A.R. Gurney's enduring romance about first loves and second chances, LOVE LETTERS, will have its first Broadway revival, beginning performances Saturday, September 13, 2014, at 8pm, at the Nederlander Theatre (208 West 41 Street). (more...)

Galaxy Press to Celebrate Book Lovers Day Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2014

Hollywood, CA -- Saturday, August 9 has been designated a day for those who love to read -- 'Book Lovers Day,' a day that encourages anyone to relax with a great book. Whether one's taste is romance, mystery, science fiction, fantasy, western, or any of the non-fiction categories, celebration of the written word is what this day is all about. (more...)

The Ordway Opens BROADWAY SONGBOOK: THE FIRST 100 YEARS Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2014

'Broadway Songbook: The First 100 Years of Broadway' runs tonight, August 7, through the 10th at The Ordway in St. Paul. (more...)

Betsy Wolfe, Andrew Samonsky, John Ellison Conlee, Ann Harada & More Join Transport Group's THE MUSIC MAN Concert
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2014

Betsy Wolfe, Andrew Samonsky, John Ellison Conlee, Ann Harada and more complete casting for Transport Group's concert presentation of The Music Man. Hosted by Joe Iconis,the evening will include 58 actors, and the original orchestration featuring 20 instruments, conducted by Joey Chancey,original choreography by Jeffry Denman,.to The Irene Diamond Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center on Monday August 11th, 2014. The evening will be directed by five-time Drama Desk nominee, Jack Cummings III. (more...)

Encores! BAND WAGON, LADY, BE GOOD, ZORBA! and Four MTC World Premieres Set for NY City Center's 2014-15 Season; Full Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2014

New York City Center's 2014-15 season features an exciting lineup of dance and musical theater that begins with the 11th season of City Center's acclaimed Fall for Dance Festival. The Festival features 24 acclaimed dance companies and artists from around the world, and will kick off in September with two free dance performances at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park in association with The Public Theater, followed by five unique programs at City Center in October. The Band Wagon, an Encores! Special Event starring Brian Stokes Mitchell, follows in November, and the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, City Center's Principal Dance Company, returns for a month-long engagement in December. (more...)

THE GRADUATE to Launch Segal Centre's 2014-15 Season, Aug 31
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2014

The Segal Centre for Performing Arts dives headfirst into to its blockbuster 2014-2015 Season with The Graduate, Terry Johnson's hit stage adaptation of the Oscar-winning 1967 film written by Calder Willingham and Buck Henry and the 1963 cult novel by Charles Webb. Directed by Andrew Shaver, starring Luke Humphrey and Brigitte Robinson and featuring live music on stage by Justin Rutledge and Matthew Barber, this summer sizzler launches the Segal Centre's new season from August 31-September 21, 2014. Starring Luke Humphrey as Benjamin Braddock and Brigitte Robinson as Mrs. Robinson. (more...)

BCCT to Present WILLY WONKA at Historic Strand Theater, 8/8-10
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2014

Come get your Golden Tickets and savor the delectable tale of a famous chocolate maker's journey to find an heir to his vast factory and fortune! Share in the celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Roald Dahl's timeless classic "Willy Wonka" on stage, presented by BCCT at the Historic Strand Center for the Arts in Lakewood, NJ. The show runs this weekend--August 8, 9 and 10--with performances at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and two matinee shows at 2:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. (more...)

FireEye to Discuss Advanced Android 'VIP Attacks' and Microsoft PowerShell Attacks at Black Hat USA 2014
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2014

MILPITAS, CA(Marketwired - Aug 4, 2014) - FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE), the leader in stopping today's advanced cyber attacks, today announced it is hosting three briefings at Black Hat USA 2014: an advanced attack against Android phones; how to identify attacks leveraging Microsoft PowerShell; and how Planet Earth has become hackers' playground via command and control operations. (more...)

Beatrice Williams-Rude Releases Mirthful New Memoir
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2014

NEW YORK - Beatrice Williams-Rude's mostly merry memoir chronicles her experiences as an innocent who arrives in Manhattan during The Golden Age of Broadway and TV in quest of a career in theater-or, dream number one, opera. 'Misadventures of a Would-Be Muse' (published by Xlibris) details episodes in her life including the people with whom she crossed paths: famous and celebrated, powerful but infamous, financiers and frauds, lechers and protectors. She names those who helped and those who hindered. (more...)

Roger Moore To Kick Off Tour of AN EVENING WITH SIR ROGER MOORE at The Marlowe Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2014

Legendary film actor, SIR Roger Moore will be starting his tour of 'An Evening With Sir Roger Moore' at the Marlowe Theatre on Sunday, September 14th. (more...)

The Academy Celebrates 40th Anniversary Of 'Young Frankenstein' With Mel Brooks
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2014

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present a 40th anniversary screening of 'Young Frankenstein' with special guests Mel Brooks, Cloris Leachman, Teri Garr and executive producer Michael Gruskoff on Tuesday, September 9, at 7:30 p.m. at the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. Film historian Leonard Maltin will introduce the comedy classic and host a live onstage discussion with Brooks, Leachman, Garr and Gruskoff. (more...)

BWW Previews: DENNIS LARKINS at Sacred Gallery in NYC, 'Road Trip to the Fourth Dimension'
by Marina Kennedy - Aug 25, 2014

'Road Trip to the Fourth Dimension' by Dennis Larkins will be on exhibit at Sacred Gallery at 424 Broadway in New York City from 9/4/14 through 10/31/14. (more...)

DISH Network Petitions FCC to Deny Comcast Time Warner Merger
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2014

MERGER PRESENTS RISK OF SIGNIFICANT HARMS: (more...)

Tickets on Sale 9/2 for Ocean State Theatre's Holiday Run of MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2014

Ocean State Theatre Company (OSTC) is proud to announce that tickets for their 2014 holiday production of Meet Me in St. Louis, which will be presented at their state-of-the-art theatre in Warwick, from December 3-28, will go on sale to the public on Tuesday, September 2. (more...)

BWW Profile: Jeff Daniels Emmy-Nominated Star of Stage and Screen
by Jeffrey Walker - Aug 23, 2014

BWW takes a look at the Emmy nominated performances of some Broadway's biggest stars. Today, we look star Jeff Daniels, nominated for a second time for his work as news anchor Will MacAvoy in HBO's THE NEWSROOM. (more...)

Penobscot Theatre to Kick Off 41st Season with THE HONKY TONK ANGELS, 9/4-21
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

Penobscot Theatre Company is shining up its cowboy boots to kick-off its 41st season with The Honky Tonk Angels, September 4-21. (more...)

Benedict Cumberbatch, Cate Blanchett & Christian Bale to Lead Warner Bros. Pictures' 3D Adventure JUNGLE BOOK: ORIGINS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

Warner Bros. Pictures has assembled an impressive roster of stars for “Jungle Book: Origins,” its new big-screen, 3D adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's classic The Jungle Book, marking the feature film directorial debut of Andy Serkis. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes with Hunter Foster and the Cast of AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' at Bucks County Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Aug 21, 2014

Bucks County Playhouse gets into full swing with the Tony Award-winning Best Musical AIN'T MISBEHAVIN', running now through September 7, 2014. Brother and sister team Aisha and Darius de Haas along with cast members, Adrienne Warren, Brandi Chavonne Massey, Max Kumangai, Alicia Lundgren, and Richard Riaz Yoder will have the audience snapping their fingers and tapping their toes to the songs of Fats Waller. Directed by Hunter Foster and choreographed by Lorin Lotarro. Below, get an inside look at the show with the director, choreographer and cast! (more...)

Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett & More Join Warner Bros' THE JUNGLE BOOK: ORIGINS
by Movies News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett, Naomie Harris, Tom Hollander, Eddie Marsan and Peter Mullan will join Cumberbatch in lending their voices to the animal characters in the feature film. (more...)

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT: Selections from the Frederick R Weisman Art Foundation Exhibition on View thru 11/30 at Pepperdine
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

Environmental Impact: Selections from the Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, an exhibition showcasing original art in various mediums inspired about our natural world, is on view at the Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art at Pepperdine University through November 30, 2014. (more...)

About Face's THE BLACK AND TAN SUPPER CLUB to be Held 10/10 at InterContinental Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2014

For one exclusive night, step back into The Golden Age of Chicago's Bohemian society as About Face Theatre presents THE BLACK AND TAN SUPPER CLUB on Friday, October 10, 2014 from 7 pm - 10 pm at the swanky InterContinental Chicago, 505 N. Michigan Ave. on Chicago's Magnificent Mile. This magical throwback inspired by the 1930s cultural phenomenon known as the 'Pansy Craze' will feature an evening of cocktails, dining and thrilling performances. Tickets for THE BLACK AND TAN SUPPER CLUB are available at www.aboutfacetheatre.org or by calling (773) 784-8565. (more...)

Broadway Dims Lights Tonight in Honor of Stage & Screen Star Lauren Bacall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2014

The Broadway community mourns the loss of Lauren Bacall, legendary stage and screen star, who died Tuesday at the age of 89. The marquees of Broadway theatres in New York will be dimmed in her memory tonight, August 15th, at exactly 7:45pm for one minute. (more...)

24 Shows With Over 100 Performers Set for 2014 NY Clown Theatre Festival, Running This September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2014

Now in its 9th year, The NY Clown Theatre Festival is New York's preeminent annual, international Clown Theatre festival. (more...)

Fall Session of MELODIES & MEMORIES at WHBPAC Begins 9/16
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2014

Calling all seniors who are interested in expanding their creative horizons. The WHBPAC's Nancy & Frederick DeMatteis Arts Education Program invites you to be part of its one-of-a-kind, original performing arts program Melodies & Memories. Designed to foster the continuous development of skills and knowledge throughout the lives of older adults, this 10 week program meets from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays, beginning September 16, and culminates in a public performance on Sunday, November 23. Registration is open to seniors ages 65 and up with an interest in music and theatre. Experience is NOT necessary. The fee for the program is $100. (more...)

Broadway to Dim Lights Tomorrow in Honor of Stage & Screen Star Lauren Bacall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2014

The Broadway community mourns the loss of Lauren Bacall, legendary stage and screen star, who died Tuesday at the age of 89. The marquees of Broadway theatres in New York will be dimmed in her memory on Friday, August 15th, at exactly 7:45pm for one minute. (more...)

Music Mountain to Welcome Dover String Quartet, 9/6-7
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2014

Music Mountain, America's oldest continuing summer chamber music festival, continues its 85th Anniversary season with Connecticut's own Michael Berkeley presenting a musical revue on Saturday, September 6 (6:30PM). The Dover String Quartet returns to Gordon Hall on Sunday, September 7 (3PM) with guest artist Roberto Diaz, viola. This summer has welcomed a wide range of music for audiences of all ages - from classical, to jazz, country and this weekend's tribute to the Broadway musical - it has been a summer to celebrate! Concerts run thru September 14. (more...)

Travellers Music Album Release Show Set for Fox Theatre, 9/5
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2014

Z2 Entertainment will present Travellers Music Album Release Show with The Great Grigsby, Grim & Darling, AG Flux, Steeze and Newce at the Fox Theatre on Friday, September 5th, 2014. Tickets are on sale Friday, August 15th at noon for $15.00 for general admission. (more...)

Barbra Streisand Releases Statement on Passing of Lauren Bacall
by Movies News Desk - Aug 13, 2014

Today, Barbara Streisand, who worked with Bacall in The Mirror Has Two Face, released the following statemen (more...)

Portland's Only Latino Arts and Cultural Festival Returns with Milagro's LA LUNA NUEVA 2014, 9/12-28
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2014

The sixth edition of La Luna Nueva Milagro's 31st season's inaugural event and Portland's only Latino arts and culture festival, shines at Milagro from September 12th to 28th. Since its creation in 2008, La Luna Nueva festival has opened the doors to local and international Latino artists of multiple disciplines to present and promote the wide and diverse spectrum of vibrant, multinational and pan-ethnic Latino art and cultural expressions like no other festival in the Pacific Northwest! (more...)

UPDATE: Mia Farrow, Marlee Matlin & More Stars Take to Twitter to Remember Lauren Bacall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2014

Film and stage legend and two-time Tony Award winner Lauren Bacall passed away on Tuesday morning at the age of 89. And as the news of her death travels across the web, celebrities have begun to express their loss and thanks to the great actress. Scroll down for their memories of and tributes to Bacall, and be sure to check back as more heartfelt words pour in... (more...)

Liza Minnelli Reacts to Passing of Lauren Bacall: 'She Was One of a Kind'
by Movies News Desk - Aug 13, 2014

Bacall's close friend Liza Minnelli has issued the following statement on the passing of the legendary actress. (more...)

Breaking News - Tony Award Winner Lauren Bacall Dies at 89
by BWW Special Coverage - Aug 12, 2014

Film and stage legend and two-time Tony Award winner Lauren Bacall, passed away on Tuesday morning (first reported by TMZ) at the age of 89. The legendary actress suffered a massive stroke and died at home according to a family member. BroadwayWorld.com has now confirmed the sad news. (more...)

New 3-Part Series THE OTTOMANS to Premiere on BBC World News 8/9
by TV News Desk - Aug 1, 2014

The new 3-part series THE OTTOMANS will premiere next Saturday (Aug 9) on BBC World News. (more...)

BERLIN TO BROADWAY Opens 8/22 at Masquers Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2014

Berlin to Broadway with Kurt Weill, a revue celebrating the life and work of Kurt Weill, opens August 22 at Masquers Playhouse in Point Richmond. (more...)

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