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'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for July 30th, 2014
by Paul W. Thompson - Jul 30, 2014

The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to Broadway. Our biggest musical theaters check in: Broadway In Chicago, the Marriott, the Drury Lane, the Paramount and Munster's TATC, plus Victory Gardens' special events, BoHo's 2015 season, 'The Book Of Merman' and new works from Jane Austen and the Everleigh Club! (more...)

EDINBURGH 2014 - BWW INTERVIEWS: Apphia Campbell On BLACK IS THE COLOR OF MY VOICE
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 30, 2014

Actress and writer Apphia Campbell speaks to BWW:UK about her Nina Simone inspired play which debuts at the Edinburgh Fringe festival. (more...)

Ready-to-Use EZ-Fit'' Filtration Unit from EMD Millipore Leverages Industry Leading Technology for More Efficient Bioburden Testing of Municipal Water, Environmental Sa
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

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Dotmatics Announces North American Expansion to be led by Rusty Irving
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

BISHOP'S STORTFORD, England, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ (more...)

New York City Center Announces 11th Annual FALL FOR DANCE FESTIVAL Lineup, Running Sept & Oct 2014
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

New York City Center's 11th annual Fall for Dance Festival will feature free performances in Central Park and 24 acclaimed dance companies and artists from around the world, in six unique programs in September and October 2014. (more...)

Second Three Oaks Theater Festival Wraps This Weekend with HUGHIE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

The second season of the Three Oaks Theater Festival wraps up this weekend with Seanachai Theatre's Hughie, featuring Bard Armacost. (more...)

ANNIE's Jamie Foxx to Headline Mike Tyson Biopic
by Movies News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

According to Variety, the upcoming ANNIE film's Jamie Foxx will star in a new biographical movie about The Life of boxer Mike Tyson. (more...)

John Goodman to Join Bryan Cranston and Helen Mirren in TRUMBO Film?
by Movies News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

The Wrap reports that John Goodman is in negotiations to join previously announced cast members Bryan Cranston and Helen Mirren in Jay Roach's upcoming indie drama film TRUMBO. The movie is based on The Life of blacklisted writer Dalton Trumbo. (more...)

NFL Network to Present THE ROAD TO CANTON, Today
by TV News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

Leading into the 2014 Pro Football Hall of Fame weekend, NFL Network will televise two, one-hour long features on a pair of Canton's latest enshrinees. (more...)

Actors Co-Op to Present THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD at the Crossley Theatre, 9/17-10/26
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

Actors Co-op announces its first show in its 2014-2015 season (and 23rd year of producing theatrical excellence in Los Angeles!) with an immersive and environmental production of the five-time Tony Award-winning Broadway musical 'Whodunit,' THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD, book, music and lyrics by Rupert Holmes, choreography by Julie Hall, musical direction by Jake Anthony and directed by Stephen Van Dorn. THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD will begin previews on Wednesday, September 17 and Thursday, September 18 at 8pm and will open on Friday, September 19 at 8pm and run through Sunday, October 26 at the Actors Co-op Crossley Theatre, 1760 N. Gower St. (on the campus of the First Presbyterian Church of Hollywood) in Hollywood. (more...)

George Takei to Host Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra 'Sci-Fi Spectacular' PNC Pops Concert, 11/14-16
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

Oh myyyyyyyyy....the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra announced today that George Takei, who first came to fame as Mr. Sulu on the original 'Star Trek' television show, will host the PNC Pops concert 'Sci-Fi Spectacular' on Nov. 14-16 at Heinz Hall. (more...)

SkyPilot Theatre Company Presents Workshop Production of KEITH HARING: PIECES OF A LIFE, 8/1-10
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

1980s phenomenon pop artist Keith Haring has a problem. Make that two problems. 1) He's in a coma in February 1990, about to die. 2) The Man Who Knows Things and The Woman Who Knows (two beings that may or may not be gods) say his art's going to kill lots of people-unless he travels back to key points in his own life and agrees to destroy it. The horrible thing is, they might be right… (more...)

Sector Survey Finds the U.S. Insurance Industry to Be Gearing up for Growth and Technological Advancement
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

The majority of survey respondents were representatives from the life/annuity, property & casualty and reinsurance/large commercial insurance sectors. Respondents included those at the Director/Project Manager level (26%), executive level (27%), IT staff (16%) and the rest were a mix of agents, brokers, analysts and others. (more...)

Chris Martin to Bring RESPONSIBILLINESS National Tour to Swindon, 20 September
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

Chris Martin will be embarking on his first national tour from 14th September with his brand new stand-up show Responsibilliness. (more...)

Parexel to Speak at Pharmica Consulting's CRO Management and Partnership Conference
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

As part of its continued service to the industry, Pharmica Consulting will host its CRO Management and Partnership Conference on November 18 in Philadelphia, Pa. The conference will focus on how sponsors and CROs are managing their partnerships, in addition to the ways they are leveraging technology to increase efficiencies. (more...)

Theatre for Young Audiences' 2014-15 Season to Include THE PRINCESS AND THE PEA, I HAVE A DREAM & More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

Theatre at the Center's Theatre for Young Audiences, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster, IN, recognized for presenting exciting, fun and educational productions, announces their 2014-2015 season. Meet Princess Penelope and her wacky friends in The Princess and the Pea, the musical comedy running October 9 through 11; journey to Hundred Acre Woods and experience A Winnie-the-Pooh Christmas Tail, a merry musical December 1-2, 4-6 and 8-13; I Have A Dream, a captivating performance that honors the spirit of one of America's most influential leaders, held January 20 through 23; and a rendition of the classic fantasy tale Peter Pan and the Pirates, comes to life on stage April 8 through April 12. (more...)

Repertory Dance Theatre Sets Family-Friendly Programming for 2014-15
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

Repertory Dance Theatre (RDT) is thrilled to present the 17th season of Ring Around the Rose, a 'wiggle-friendly' series of performances for children and families. This unique series explores the magical world of the arts, including dance, theatre, music and storytelling by presenting professional artists in a fun and approachable format. (more...)

Eastern State Penitentiary Hosts 'Family Weekend: Pets in Prison' on Saturday and Sunday, August 9 and 10
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

PHILADELPHIA, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Eastern State Penitentiary will host "Family Weekend: Pets in Prison" on Saturday and Sunday, August 9 and 10 and again on September 27 and 28. The event, designed for kids and adults of all ages, will feature interactive and educational activities all weekend long. Visitors can learn about the role of animals throughout Eastern State's history, meet (and adopt) shelter dogs from a local prison-training program, and participate in animal-themed activities. (more...)

Boston's Museum of Science to Open 4-D Theater This August
by Movies News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

The Museum of Science, Boston today announced a new 4-D Theater will open on Friday, August 1, 2014. The 4-D Theater combines the visually captivating high definition capabilities of a 3-D film with special sensory effects (more...)

Hsien-Yao Swee, Ph.D., Appointed to SHAKER's Insights Team
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

CLEVELAND, OH - To keep up with continued demand for its innovative Virtual Job Tryout®, SHAKER today announced that Hsien-Yao Swee, Ph.D., will join the company's Insights Team, a group dedicated to raising quality of hire through the ongoing refinement and success of the Virtual Job Tryout solution within clients' organizations. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Alex Ross, Sarah Elizabeth Smith and More in the Regional Premiere of THE BOY FROM OZ at Uptown Players
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

Uptown Players closes its 2014 season with the Regional Premiere of the 2003 Tony Award winning musical, The Boy From Oz. This is the first regional theater production announced in the United States since the Broadway production and will run July 25 through August 10, 2014 at the Kalita Humphreys Theater. Check out a first look below! (more...)

Life Fitness Launches RS LifeCycle Series With Step-Through Design
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

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Ashley Brown, Katie Klaus & More to Lead QUEEN MOTHER Readings in NYC this Week
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

In recent weeks the cast and creative team of the new musical Queen Mother, which chronicles The Life of Hannah Hill, Charlie Chaplin's troubled mother, have been in residence on the Goodspeed Musicals campus in East Haddam, Conn. The team assembled to develop this engaging piece in preparation for upcoming invite-only industry workshops at New York Live Arts on Thursday, July 31 and Friday, August 1, 2014. Broadway's Ashley Brown (Mary Poppins, Beauty and the Beast) and Katie Klaus (The Bridges of Madison County, Bonnie and Clyde) lead the cast. (more...)

Human Capital Institute Announces 2014 Global Talent Management Forum
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

NEW YORK, NY - The Human Capital Institute (HCI), the global institution for strategic talent management, today announced details of the 2014 Global Talent Management Forum. Held from Monday, November 17 through Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at the Westin Beach Resort & Spa in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, the two-day event will connect attendees with the experts, strategies and technologies that can help them transform the way they manage their global talent. (more...)

Carissa Moore Presents N+TC Beach Balance Workout
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

The Life of a surfer is full of many highs and lows and twists and turns. (more...)

Breakthrough Elastic Cloud-to-Cloud Networking Unveiled by AT&T, IBM Research and ACS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2014

DALLAS and YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. and BASKING RIDGE, N.J., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Scientists from AT&T, IBM (NYSE: IBM)and Applied Communication Sciences (ACS) announced a proof-of-concept technology that reduces set up times for cloud-to-cloud connectivity from days to seconds. This advance is a major step forward that could one day lead to sub-second provisioning time with IP and next generation optical networking equipment and enables elastic bandwidth between clouds at high connection request rates using intelligent cloud data center orchestrators, instead of requiring static provisioning for peak demand. (more...)

Jenna Leigh Green & Morgan James to Lead Reading of KILLING STRAWHEAD, 7/30
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2014

Gregg Ostrin's new play KILLING STRAWHEAD will have its New York debut reading at NOLA Studios' Studio One on Wednesday, July 30 at 4:00 PM. (more...)

CIC Appoints Mark Nevins VP Sales
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2014

REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., July 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) Communication Intelligence Corporation ('CIC') (OTCQB:CICI), a leading supplier of electronic signature and other software solutions enabling secure and cost-effective management of document-based digital transactions, today announced that it has named Mark Nevins to the position of Vice President of Sales. (more...)

IF/THEN Vocal Selections Now Available Digitally
by Pat Cerasaro - Jul 29, 2014

The original Broadway cast recording for new musical IF/THEN, starring Tony Award winner Idina Menzel, is now available to order and a copy of the cast album signed by the accompliahsed cast of the show is now available to win via a new competition according to a new announcement. (more...)

In Performance Video: Watch PIECE OF MY HEART's de'Adre Aziza
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2014

This week's New York Times In Performance video features de'Adre Aziza of PIECE OF MY HEART, now playing at the The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center. (more...)

Remy Adds Delco Remy 38SI'' to its High-Output Alternator Portfolio
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2014

PENDLETON, Ind., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Remy International, Inc. (REMY), manufacturer of Delco Remy heavy duty starters and alternators, as well as Remy light duty starters and alternators, has launched the Delco Remy 38SI, its latest high output alternator. With this high-efficiency, mid-range amperage alternator, Remy offers customers a comprehensive portfolio of high output products. (more...)

RUPERT Heads to Sydney's Theatre Royal from November; Show Transfers to the West End in 2015
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2014

On Thursday 29 August 2013 the Melbourne Theatre Company presented the World Premiere of Rupert, David Williamson's take on the greatest media mogul of all time, which enjoyed a sell-out season and critical acclaim. The production then had its USA premiere at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, where it received standing ovations. (more...)

EVIL DEAD, POTTED POTTER, CANNIBAL! and More Set for Starvox's 10th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2014

Starvox Entertainment has been wowing audiences for years, bringing the best in entertainment to Toronto and stages around the world. Celebrating ten years in the biz, the company today announced a packed calendar of productions and events, including smash hits, fan favourites and a new partnership with the Randolph Theatre. Get ready for flesh eaters, hot flashes, magic and, of course, a little song and dance. (more...)

John Stamos Narrates New Multimedia Tour of Elvis Presley's Graceland
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2014

Elvis Week 2014 will mark the beginning of an exciting new era at Elvis Presley's Graceland in Memphis as the first additions to the tour experience in 20 years debut to the public (more...)

Jim Speake to Celebrate Cy Coleman in I'M A BRASS BAND at The Duplex, 10/11 & 10/19
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2014

MAC nominee Jim Speake brings back his acclaimed show celebrating the music of Broadway composer Cy Coleman for two more performances. 'I'm A Brass Band, Jim Speake Sings Cy Coleman at the Duplex' will play Saturday 11 October at 4:30pm and Sunday 19 October at 4:30pm. The show is in the Cabaret Room of The Duplex, 61 Christopher Street at 7th Ave. NY, NY 10014. (more...)

AudaExplore Study Finds Major Gap in Trust and Customer Satisfaction in the Collision Repair Experience
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2014

“With increased competition, employee turnover, evolving vehicles, digitally empowered consumers and endless streams of data, the relationship between customers and companies has changed dramatically,” explains Adam Vasquez, VP Marketing, AudaExplore. “We are living in the Era of Disruption, and providing a great customer experience is more important than ever. In this new era, it's not just about the number of shops or the size of your network; it's about building trust with constant communication and transparency throughout the repair process.” (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Go Behind the Scenes of THE VISIT Rehearsals with Chita Rivera, John Kander & More!
by Stage Tube - Jul 28, 2014

Williamstown Theatre Festival will soon present The Visit, which runs on the Main Stage from July 31 through August 17. In her Festival debut, Broadway legend Chita Rivera embodies Claire Zachanassian, the oft-widowed richest woman in the world, in The Visit. When Claire returns to the hardship-stricken town of her birth, the locals pray that her wealth will bring them a new lease on life, but the carefully plotted renewal she offers carries a dreadful price. Sardonic and morally complex, The Visit asks: What can your heart afford? Go inside rehearsals with the video below! (more...)

The Court Theatre Premieres Roy Smiles' PLUM, 9 - 30 August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2014

Filthy traitor or silly duffer? This is the question at the centre of The Court Theatre's new production Plum, written by Roy Smiles. Plum brings to the stage the most critical time in The Life of popular 20th century writer, humourist and lyricist PG Wodehouse - or Plum as he was known to his friends. "Wodehouse was then and remains one of the few authors who can make me laugh out loud," says playwright Roy Smiles. "Reading his books in a 1970s Britain scarred with National Front skinheads, strikes, race riots and IRA bombs it was deeply comforting escapism." (more...)

Watch the New Video CLMD 'Wild Men ft. Sirena' Out Now
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2014

While previous singles have been certified as 6x platinum, and with support growing from all corners of the house music spectrum, CLMD is back as with a brand new killer track 'Wild Men' ft. Sirena, out now through UpNorth/ Sony Music Worldwide. (more...)

55th Dublin Theatre Festival Announces Programme Including 13 World Premieres, 25 September – 12 October
by Jillian Gaier - Jul 28, 2014

The 55th Dublin Theatre Festival will stage 27 world-class productions across 21 different venues in Dublin city and suburbs this September and October. As always the range of work will be eclectic, bold and diverse, offering spectacular, large-scale presentations, intimate performances and theatrical firsts to appeal to both seasoned theatre-goers and first-time audiences alike. (more...)

Exeter Northcott Theatre Announces Fall 2014 Season
by Jillian Gaier - Jul 28, 2014

Exeter Northcott Theatre has put its hardworking staff centre stage as it launches its autumn 2014 Season. To celebrate receiving Arts Council funding, the new brochure pays tribute to the fantastic team at the theatre as they make a trip back to the 1940s through the costume store. (more...)

HERE Sets 2014-15 Season: TRADE PRACTICES, BLOOWST WINDKU & More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2014

HERE announces its 2014-2015 producing season, commencing Labor Day Weekend with the premiere of the Artistic Director production, Trade Practices, by Kristin Marting & David Evans Morris; and followed by the HERE Resident Artist productions Send for the Million Men by Joseph Silvosky and Bloowst windku by Rebecca Davis. HERE's upcoming season also includes the third annual PROTOTYPE: Opera/Theatre/ Now festival and HERE's yearly CULTUREMART festival, which gives audiences a first look at new work in process from artists in the HERE Artist Residency Program (HARP). The multidisciplinary productions in HERE's 2014-2015 season represent the culmination of commissions and developmental residencies of up to three years through HARP, and/or the Dream Music Puppetry Program. (more...)

Sam's Town Hotel and Gambling Hall to Celebrate Elvis, 8/15-17
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2014

Sam's Town Hotel and Gambling Hall will celebrate The Life and legacy of 'The King of Rock n' Roll' Elvis Presley with live entertainment, food specials, contests, movies, music and gaming promotions August 15-17. (more...)

Lexus and The Weinstein Company Re-team to Produce The Second Lexus Short Film Series with World Premieres in Los Angeles and New York
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2014

NEW YORK, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Lexus and The Weinstein Company have once again come together in the spirit of innovation to produce two new short films for their second annual 'Life is Amazing' Lexus Short Films series. Two rising filmmakers (Jon Goldman, Satsuki Okawa with script writer Ken Ochiai) are being mentored by acclaimed members of the film community including actress Katie Holmes (The Giver, Wonder Boys) and directors Justin Chadwick (Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, upcoming Tulip Fever), Simon Curtis (My Week With Marilyn, upcoming Woman in Gold), Antoine Fuqua (Brooklyn's Finest, Training Day, upcoming Southpaw), and Phillip Noyce (The Giver, The Quiet American). (more...)

DELIVERANCE World Premiere, Plays by Rogers and Callely and More Set for 59E59 Theaters' Fall 2014 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2014

59E59 Theaters has announced the line-up of shows for Fall 2014. (more...)

Opera on Tap to bring SMASHED to FringeNYC, 8/9-15
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2014

Brooklyn-based company Opera on Tap will bring the hatchet-wielding icon of the temperance movement, Carrie Nation, to life in its hit production SMASHED: The Carrie Nation Story, which will be presented at The New York International Fringe Festival this August. Performances will be held at The C.O.W. (21 Clinton Street, between Houston and Stanton) on August 9th at 1:45pm, August 10th at 6:30pm, August 12th at 3pm, August 13th at 7:45pm, and August 15th at 9:30pm. The "hilarious slapstick-style opera" (Feast of Music) by composer James Barry and librettist Timothy Braun will be presented in a fully immersive, all-bar-encompassing production, which Opera on Tap is calling 'Opera of the Ridiculous.' smashedtheopera.com | operaontap.org (more...)

'Wade the Whale' is Released
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2014

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Opera on Tap Presents SMASHED: THE CARRIE NATION STORY at The New York International Fringe Festival, 8/9-15
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2014

Brooklyn-based company Opera on Tap will bring the hatchet-wielding icon of the temperance movement, Carrie Nation, to life in its hit production SMASHED: The Carrie Nation Story, which will be presented atThe New York International Fringe Festival this August. Performances will be held at The C.O.W. (21 Clinton Street, between Houston and Stanton) on August 9th at 1:45pm, August 10th at 6:30pm, August 12th at 3pm, August 13th at 7:45pm, and August 15th at 9:30pm. The “hilarious slapstick-style opera” (Feast of Music) by composer James Barry and librettist Timothy Braun will be presented in a fully immersive, all-bar-encompassing production, which Opera on Tap is calling 'Opera of the Ridiculous.' (more...)

TRADE PRACTICES, SEND FOR THE MILLION MEN, PROTOTYPE and More Highlight HERE's 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2014

HERE announces its 2014-2015 producing season, commencing Labor Day Weekend with the premiere of the Artistic Director production, Trade Practices, by Kristin Marting & David Evans Morris; and followed by the HERE Resident Artist productions Send for the Million Men by Joseph Silvosky and Bloowst windku by Rebecca Davis. HERE's upcoming season also includes the third annual PROTOTYPE: Opera/Theatre/ Now festival and HERE's yearly CULTUREMART festival, which gives audiences a first look at new work in process from artists in the HERE Artist Residency Program (HARP). The multidisciplinary productions in HERE's 2014-2015 season represent the culmination of commissions and developmental residencies of up to three years through HARP, and/or the Dream Music Puppetry Program. (more...)

Scoop: BACHELOR IN PARADISE - *Season Premiere* on ABC - Monday, August 4, 2014
by - Jul 28, 2014

Get all the scoop on BACHELOR IN PARADISE - *Season Premiere*, airing on ABC on Monday, August 4, 2014! (more...)

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