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Military Novel 'War and Destiny' is Released
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2014

TotalRecall Publications announced today the publication of 'War and Destiny,' a new historical, military adventure novel by retired Air Force author George Mavro. The story is set during Hitler's strategic drive through the Balkans and Greece to reach the rich oil fields of the Mid East. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Philadelphia - Week of 3/30/2014
by BWW - Mar 30, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 3/30/2014
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Now Playing Onstage in New Jersey - Week of 3/30/2014
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Now Playing Onstage in Richmond - Week of 3/30/2014
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Now Playing Onstage in Detroit - Week of 3/30/2014
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Now Playing Onstage in Costa Mesa - Week of 3/30/2014
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New Season of GUY'S GROCERY GAMES Among Food Network's May 2014 Highlights
by TV News Desk - Mar 27, 2014

Guy Fieri heats up Food Network's primetime lineup with the season two premiere of Guy's Grocery Games on Sunday, May 11th at 8pm, as four talented chefs compete in cooking challenges inspired by obstacles that home shoppers face in the supermarket aisles every day. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - DreamWorks HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2
by Movies News Desk - Mar 27, 2014

DreamWorks Animation has released a new short new clip from HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2, opening in theaters on June 13. (more...)

Hawaii's Seabury Hall Creative Arts Center Wins USITT's Highest 2014 Architecture Award; Expo Kicks Off Today
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2014

A performing arts center in Hawaii, Seabury Hall Creative Arts Center on The Island of Maui, will receive USITT's highest architecture award, the Honor Award, while three other venues - the SFJAZZ Center and the Bing Concert Hall in California and the Jerome Robbins Theater in New York --will receive Merit Awards for 2014. (more...)

Athol Fugard's THE SHADOW OF THE HUMMINGBIRD Makes World Premiere at Long Wharf Theatre, Now thru 4/27
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2014

Long Wharf Theatre presents the world premiere of The Shadow of the Hummingbird, written by and starring Athol Fugard, with an introductory scene by Paula Fourie, and directed by Artistic Director Gordon Edelstein. (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Tonight, March 26, 2014
by TV Scoop - Mar 26, 2014

Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW tonight, March 26, 2014! (more...)

Range Networks Unveils Enhanced OpenBTS Platform
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Range Networks, the leading provider of commercial open source cellular systems and leader of the OpenBTS software project, today announced the release of OpenBTS 4.0. The software is now shipping in Range Networks laboratory development kits and commercial base stations and is also available to the OpenBTS community as a free download. (more...)

REGIONAL OPERATORS CALL ON ERICSSON TO BRING THE POWER OF NEXT-GENERATION LTE NETWORKS TO THEIR CUSTOMERS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2014

NEW YORK, March 26, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) Ericsson (Nasdaq:ERIC) continues to lead the way in helping regional mobile operators bring the next-generation of technology to consumers and businesses in markets of any size. Ericsson provides LTE network infrastructure that meets the growing demand for high-performing and cost-efficient networks that deliver the best user experience - in the home, office or on the road with a tablet or smartphone. (more...)

Lantern Theater Company to Present THE TRAIN DRIVER, 4/10-5/4
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2014

Lantern Theater Company closes their 20th anniversary season with the Philadelphia premiere of The Train Driver, one of South African playwright Athol Fugard's newest plays. This will be the Lantern's fourth production of works by the 2011 Tony Award-winner for Lifetime Achievement, including 'Master Harold'...and the boys in 2006, Sizwe Bansi Is Dead in 2009 and The Island in 2012. Charles Isherwood of The New York Times described The Train Driver as 'a moving portrait of a man coming to recognize the deep divisions that still plague his country, and makes a modest but eloquent addition to Mr. Fugard's oeuvre.' Directed by Matt Pfeiffer and starring respected Philadelphia veteran actor Peter DeLaurier as Roelf and Kirk Wendell Brown in his Lantern debut as Simon, performances run April 10 - May 4, 2014. [Full schedule including special events is below] (more...)

Miners Alley Playhouse to Stage THE ROAD TO MECCA, 3/28-5/4
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2014

Award-winning South African playwright Athol Fugard tells the true story of Helen Martins, an eccentric elderly woman who is being pressured by her conservative village to abandon her art and enter a retirement home. Miss Helen's young friend Elsa comes to her aid in hopes of resisting the bullying attempts of Reverend Marius to uproot Helen from her home. (more...)

Babysitting Barter's Babysitter Bowl Set for 4/13
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2014

On Sunday, April 13th at 6pm, BabysittingBarter.com will bring their unique online babysitting platform to life with the help of local community and civic leaders as hundreds of babysitters from across the state will converge at Massapequa Bowl & Lounge, 4235 Merrick Road Massapequa, NY 11758 (516) 541-8000 for FREE BOWLING, live entertainment, food and drink, giveaways and special deals from homegrown merchants, special celebrity appearances and for the opportunity to connect with thousands of local parents. (more...)

Christine Sherrill, Kimbre Lancaster, Sean Allan Krill and More to Star in MAMMA MIA! in Las Vegas; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2014

After a nationwide search, full casting has been announced for the highly anticipated Las Vegas production of MAMMA MIA!, which begins performances at The New Tropicana resort in Las Vegas May 8. The talented cast features MAMMA MIA! alumni, including all three Dynamos as well as several Las Vegas locals who will join the company. (more...)

SESAME STREET's Alan Muraoka Directs Olney Theatre Center's ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, Running Now thru 5/4
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2014

Olney Theatre Center, a Maryland destination for professional theater performance and education, continues its critically-acclaimed 76th Anniversary season with the family musical Once On This Island today, April 9 - May 4, 2014 on the Mainstage. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Furlanetto Conquers La Mancha - With Dignity
by Erica Miner - Apr 7, 2014

For two magical hours, Ferruccio Furlanetto lifted an embattled San Diego Opera from its doldrums to the lofty heights only such an artist can invoke, in his exquisite rendering of Jules Massenet's noble, genteel Don Quixote. (more...)

Ephrata Performing Arts Center to Present SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE, 5/1-17
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2014

Artistic expression in any form can have a profound effect on those who take the time to appreciate it. Stephen Sondheim took notice of the power of artistic transformation in 1984 when he, along with James Lapine, penned the Broadway masterpiece Sunday in the Park with George. Thirty years after Sunday won two Tony Awards, numerous Drama Desk Awards and a Pulitzer Prize for drama, EPAC will once again reinvent a modern classic. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Costa Mesa - Week of 4/06/2014
by BWW - Apr 6, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 4/06/2014
by BWW - Apr 6, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Boston - Week of 4/06/2014
by BWW - Apr 6, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in New Jersey - Week of 4/06/2014
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Now Playing Onstage in Richmond - Week of 4/06/2014
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Now Playing Onstage in Cleveland - Week of 4/06/2014
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Daniel Island Adds New Fitness Programs to Enhance Community's Healthy Lifestyle
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2014

When it comes to opportunities for fitness and healthy lifestyles, Daniel Island, a 4,000-acre master planned community in Charleston, SC, offers the ultimate location. Hundreds of acres of parks, 18 miles of fitness trails, 23 miles of rivers and creeks, multiple fitness centers, award-winning professional tennis and soccer facilities and more provide virtually endless possibilities for health and wellness within the idyllic small town community. But that hasn't stopped the community's property owners' association from taking fitness programming to the next level. The organization recently hired a new recreation coordinator and is in the midst of launching a host of new fitness programs designed to get its already active residents up and moving in a variety of new ways. (more...)

GTA to Invest $10 Million in Network Upgrades
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2014

“On the wireless side of the business alone, data usage grew three-fold in 2013,” said GTA President and CEO Robert Haulbrook. “As the leading smartphone provider, and with 82% of our postpaid wireless customers using smartphones, we are likely to see data usage continue to grow.” (more...)

Ontario Place Park Hosts First Urban Bike Race Since Closing, 4/19
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2014

TORONTO, ON - For the first time since its public closing in 2011, Toronto's iconic Ontario Place will open its gates on April 19, 2014 to play host to an enormous public urban bike race. Red Bull Race the Place will set the stage for dozens of seasoned cyclists to chase through The Island's abandoned industrial jungle, on a track chock-full of both natural and man-made obstacles. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'The Man Under the Hood' Episode of ARROW
by - Apr 3, 2014

On the next episode of The CW's ARROW titled "The Man Under the Hood" - Oliver, Canary, Diggle and Felicity return to the lair and find Slade waiting for them. (more...)

SIN, SEX & THE C.I.A. Opens Tonight at Hanover Little Theatre
by Louisa Brady - Apr 3, 2014

The audience might have a hard time telling the good guys from the bad guys in 'Sin, Sex & the C.I.A.,' the next show in Hanover Little Theatre's (HLT's) 65th season. This laugh-out-loud farce is written by Michael Parker and Susan Parker, authors of last season's hit comedy 'Sex Please, We're Sixty.' (more...)

HBO's SIX BY SONDHEIM Among Peabody Award Winners
by TV News Desk - Apr 2, 2014

Recipients of the 73rd Peabody Awards were announced today. The awards will be presented on May 19th at a luncheon hosted by Ira Glass at New York's Waldorf-Astoria in New York. (more...)

Terrapin Puppet Theatre's LOVE to Play COCA, 5/3-4
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2014

COCA presents Terrapin Puppet Theatre's Love, May 3-4, 2014, in COCA's Founders' Theatre. With a big storm brewing, Oslo's mum says he can only take a few things, or 'love luggage,' to safety. So, Oslo sets out to help his neighbors find their 'love luggage,' too! This heartfelt and entertaining story is brought to life by Australia's Terrapin Puppet Theatre, with traditional and digital puppets, live action and moving music. Recommended for ages 5 and up. (more...)

'The Lost Pages' is Released
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2014

'The Book of Kells' is considered to be one of the most beautiful and valuable biblical manuscripts, housing the four gospels of the New Testament. The book is thought to have been written in circa 800AD and stolen from the Abby of Kells in 1006 for its gold and jewel encrusted cover. Some of the pages were never found and the mystery of where they are is still to be solved. R. D. Francis has created a highly engrossing modern day story that explores the secrets surrounding this magnificent Celtic manuscript in the search for its ancient lost pages. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Seeing Red' on Next Epsidoe of ARROW
by - Apr 17, 2014

On the next episode of The CW's ARROW titled "Seeing Red", the mirakuru sends Roy (Colton Haynes) into an uncontrollable rage and he unleashes on the city. (more...)

Daniel J. Travanti to Lead FALSE SOLUTION at Santa Monica Playhouse, Begin. 4/24
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2014

In FALSE SOLUTION, Anton Seligman is a renowned architect, working on his designs for a new Holocaust museum to be built in Poland. He encounters Linda Johansson, a beautiful young intern and first-year architecture grad student, who challenges his conceptions. The tensions created by their differing ideas are complicated by their mutual attraction to each other: The lovely young woman is drawn to this man by his accomplishments and influential position in addition to his considerable personal charm; He, in his turn, is stimulated by her beauty, vitality, and probing intellect. Given the subject matter of the project, identity politics are also part of the mix. (more...)

Casts Revealed for Pride Films and Plays' Gay Play Weekend, Running 5/9-11
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

Pride Films and Plays' Gay Play Weekend is one of the most exciting events for LGBT theater lovers, as five great new scripts are brought to life in enhanced staged readings directed by Chicago's top directors. The first three years of the contest had produced finalists and award winners like At The Flash by Sean Chandler and David Leeper, Under A Rainbow Flag by Leo Schwartz, Learn to Be Latina by Enrique Urueta, and Directions for Restoring the Apparently Dead by Martin Casella. (more...)

'Apocalypse in Paradise' by Nancy E. Rose is Released
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

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STAGE TUBE: In Rehearsal with the Cast of EPAC's SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE
by Stage Tube - Apr 15, 2014

Reinvention has always been a necessity for those with endless creative passion. When artist George Seurat painted A Sunday Afternoon on The Island of La Grande Jatte, he employed a new and somewhat controversial method of applying small dots of pigment to the canvas. When observed from a distance, these pixels would create a shimmering combination of color and light in a way never seen before. (more...)

Bernadette Peters Shares Vivid & Candid SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE Memories
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 13, 2014

Three-time Tony Award-winning Broadway superstar Bernadette Peters reflects on one of the most memorable musicals on her impressive resume in a new essay - the pointillistic musical SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Miami - Week of 4/13/2014
by BWW - Apr 13, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/13/2014 for Miami (more...)

Bainbridge Chorale & Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra Perform VERDI'S REQUIEM This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2014

The Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra and the Bainbridge Chorale team up in an historic collaboration this spring. Maestro Michael Austin Miller, Music Director of the Bainbridge Chorale, will lead the combined orchestra and choir in Ralph Vaughan Williams' Serenade to Music. Next, Maestro Wesley Schulz of the Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra will take the baton to lead members of these two incredible musical organizations in Giuseppe Verdi's monumental Requiem. (more...)

SIN, SEX & THE C.I.A. Opens on 4/3 at Hanover Little Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

The audience might have a hard time telling the good guys from the bad guys in 'Sin, Sex & the C.I.A.,' the next show in Hanover Little Theatre's (HLT's) 65th season. This laugh-out-loud farce is written by Michael Parker and Susan Parker, authors of last season's hit comedy 'Sex Please, We're Sixty.' (more...)

Photo Flash: Touring Cast of MAMMA MIA! Visits Disneyland
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

Segerstrom Center for the Arts welcomes the dynamic cast of Benny Andersson and Bjo?rn Ulvaeus' MAMMA MIA!, the smash hit musical based on the songs of ABBA, returning to Segerstrom Hall in Orange County from April 8 to the 13th, 2014. Yesterday, April 9, some cast members from the touring production of MAMMA MIA! visited Disneyland, and Alex Mendoza was kind enough to share some fun pics from his Instagram account. Check them out below! (more...)

Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Wednesday, April 30, 2014
by TV Scoop - Apr 10, 2014

Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, April 30, 2014! (more...)

VIDEO: Watch Final Trailer for DreamWorks HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2
by Movies News Desk - Apr 10, 2014

Dreamworks Animation has released the final full-length trailer for HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2, opening in theaters on June 13. (more...)

Hyatt Regency Chongming Opens
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2014

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today announced the opening of Hyatt Regency Chongming, located on Chongming Island in Shanghai, China. The hotel introduces the Hyatt Regency brand to Shanghai and the first international upscale resort to The Island. (more...)

Lana'i, Hawaii Announces International Documentary Film Festival Established by Larry Ellison
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2014

LANA'I, Hawaii, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ The Lanai Documentary Film Festival (Lanai DFF) seeks to ignite and lead conversations for worldwide change by empowering the individual. Lana'i will be the premier setting for this festivala collaborative forum for storytellers, philanthropists, and the leaders of today and tomorrow. (more...)

SIN, SEX & THE C.I.A. Opens this Week at HLT
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2014

The audience might have a hard time telling the good guys from the bad guys in 'Sin, Sex & the C.I.A.,' the next show in Hanover Little Theatre's (HLT's) 65th season. This laugh-out-loud farce is written by Michael Parker and Susan Parker, authors of last season's hit comedy 'Sex Please, We're Sixty.' (more...)

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