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BWW Reviews: Thought-Provoking Satire THE WHY Investigates Who's To Blame for Senseless School Shootings
by Shari Barrett - Sep 20, 2014

According to Blank Artistic Producer Noah Wyle, "THE WHY is a truly original take on a very serious and very complex subject: what is happening to the youth of America? Why are kids killing each other? Who or what is to blame? Through blended styles, mixed media, and a constant shifting between drama, farce, satire, and melodrama, THE WHY… manages to debunk several popular theories being touted by 'experts' in the media. Its continued relevance is frightening." And personally, I love theater that makes you think, even if there is no apparent answer to the questions being asked. (more...)

BWW Reviews: All-Star Roster Brings the Bard to Fenway Park
by Nancy Grossman - Sep 20, 2014

It was a winning night at Fenway Park for the Commonwealth Shakespeare Company and the hometown fans as they celebrated with an all-star roster for SHAKESPEARE AT FENWAY. The one-night event had comedy, tragedy, and some extra excitement (not unlike the Red Sox) for a great start to CSC's 20th anniversary season. (more...)

VIDEO: Rosie O'Donnell Challenges Mayim Bialik's Hate for FROZEN on 'The View'
by TV News Desk - Sep 19, 2014

On yesterday's THE VIEW, Rosie O'Donnell reacts to Mayim Bialik explanation for why she hates the movie 'Frozen.' (more...)

The War Against Women Administrators Continues in New Book
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2014

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (more...)

VIDEO: Billy Crystal & Jimmy Fallon Pay Tribute to Robin Williams on TONIGHT SHOW
by TV News Desk - Sep 19, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, guest Billy Crystal talked about his tribute to his best friend, Robin Williams, and Billy and Jimmy trade their favorite Robin stories. (more...)

VIDEO: Rose Byrne Talks Broadway Debut in 'You Can't Take It With You' on TONIGHT
by TV News Desk - Sep 19, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, Jimmy talks to Rose Byrne about her making Broadway debut in 'You Can't Take It with You' Rose asks for some pointers. (more...)

VIDEO: Jimmy, Questlove & Chef Nobu Compete in Sushi-Making Contest on TONIGHT
by TV News Desk - Sep 19, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, after a shot of sake, Jimmy, Questlove and chef Nobu Matsuhisa compete in a sushi preparation contest. Check out the clip below! (more...)

Kenny Chesney to Kick Off TODAY's Fall Concert Series; Full Line-Up Announced!
by TV News Desk - Sep 19, 2014

The weather may be cooling off but NBC's TODAY will be heating up Rockefeller Plaza with a special fall concert series. Country music superstar Kenny Chesney will kick off the 'Toyota Concert Series on TODAY' Tuesday, September 23. Chesney's long-awaited new album "The Big Revival" debuts that day. (more...)

TODAY's Al Roker & Jay Leno Announce USO Tour to Middle East
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2014

America's favorite weatherman Al Roker announces plans to bring laughter, smiles and good times to troops stationed on the frontlines as a part of his first-ever USO tour. (more...)

BAFTA Announces First Hong Kong Scholarship Recipients
by Movies News Desk - Sep 19, 2014

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has today announced the names of the first ever recipients of BAFTA scholarships in Hong Kong. The News comes as the organisation prepares to host a series of events in Hong Kong in October, as part of its continuing outreach into Asia. (more...)

Sharethrough Announces International Expansion with Acquisition of VAN
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Sharethrough, the leading feed monetization software for content publishers, announced today that is has acquired the UK-based content platform, VAN, and will immediately launch operations in Europe with an international headquarters in London. (more...)

Evening with Big Head Todd & the Monsters Set for Boulder Theater, 12/27
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

97.3 KBCO and the Boulder Theater will present an Evening with Big Head Todd & the Monsters to the Boulder Theater on Saturday, December 27th, 2014. Tickets go on sale to the public on Friday, September 19th for $45.00 for general admission tickets. (more...)

Jonathan D Ellis to Star in DAMN YANKEES at the Landor Theatre This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

Jonathan D Ellis (Les Miserables, Blood Brothers) will star in the Landor Theatre's revival of Adler and Ross' Damn Yankees as the Mephistophelean Applegate, the role popularised by Jerry Lewis in the 1990s Broadway and West End productions. (more...)

Ricoh and EFI awarded the IDEAlliance Digital Press System Certification
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

MALVERN, Pa. and FREMONT, Calif., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Ricoh Americas Corporation and EFI today announced that the two companies have been awarded Digital Press System Certification from IDEAlliance for the RICOH Pro C5100s/C5110s, driven by EFI's Fiery E-22B and E-42B digital front ends (DFEs). IDEAlliance Digital Press System Certification verifies a system's ability to meet or exceed established industry expectations for excellence. (more...)

NBC's TODAY Continues to Close Gap with GMA
by TV News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

NBC's TODAY continues to gain momentum and post significant ratings growth. For the week of September 8, TODAY posted its biggest total viewer audience in nearly four months (more...)

Exclusive Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of DAMN YANKEES at the Landor Theatre
by Roy Tan - Sep 18, 2014

Jonathan D Ellis (Les Miserables, Blood Brothers) will star in the Landor Theatre's revival of Adler and Ross' Damn Yankees as the Mephistophelean Applegate, the role popularised by Jerry Lewis in the 1990s Broadway and West End productions. He will be joined by Poppy Tierney (The Witches of Eastwick, Watermill Theatre, and Batman Live UK Tour) as Lola - 'the best homewrecker on the devil's staff', Alex Lodge (Saturday Night Fever UK Tour) as Joe Hardy - a crack baseball player who isn't all he seems, and Tony Stansfield as Van Buren, the role he first played in the 1990s West End run. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the cast! (more...)

'WALTZ TO THE MAMBO', LOOPS AND BREAKS and WAITING Set for BEST OF BE FESTIVAL Tour This Autumn
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

For the fourth year, the highlights of Birmingham's European festival will be coming to London's Barbican Centre ahead of touring the UK and Madrid, introducing three of Europe's most exciting emerging theatre companies to London audiences. BE festival places a strong emphasis on collaboration, participation and exchange, and each of the pieces presented has been selected for their capacity to transcend cultural and linguistic boundaries. All performances throughout the tour will conclude with post-show discussions and each show will feature an extended dinner interval where the audience can talk with the performers. (more...)

The Casey Group Announces Sales Navigator Now Includes Patent Pending Schedule Optimizer
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

The Casey Group today announced it has launched a major update to its popular Sales Navigator for Salesforce iPad application. (more...)

PERFECTLY NATALIE Offers Stories of Acceptance
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (more...)

Publicist Admits 'Last Recording' of Joan Rivers Is a Fake
by TV News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

Publicist Beck Lee has admitted that a tape which he claimed to be the last recording of legendary comedian Joan Rivers was a fake (more...)

Scoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON on NBC
by TV Scoop - Sep 18, 2014

Get all the scoop on TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, airing on NBC (more...)

CBS's FACE THE NATION Finishes First in Viewers
by TV News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

CBS News' FACE THE NATION posted 3.05m viewers and 0.8/04 in adults 25-54 – the demographic most important to those who advertise in news (more...)

International Blogzine, Made in Italy Now, Launches Highlighting the Very Best Italy Has to Offer
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

ROME, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ New site madeinitalynow.com debuts as exclusive source into hottest facets of Italian culture including: fashion, food, wines, tourism, luxury and more. The blogzine is published locally in Italy but is produced in English to cater to the widest international audience. Madeinitalynow.com is independent and is open to the support of international stakeholders. (more...)

VIDEO: 'The Voice's Blake Shelton & Gwen Stefani Compete in Epic Lip Sync-Off on TONIGHT SHOW
by TV News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, Jimmy asked guests Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani to battle in an epic lip sync-off to songs like 'Burn' and 'Endless Love.' Check it out below! (more...)

VIDEO: Tim McGraw Performs New Single 'Overrated' on TONIGHT SHOW
by TV News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, music guest Tim McGraw performed 'Overrated', the opening track from his newest album. Check out the appearance below! (more...)

VIDEO: Liam Neeson Talks New Film 'A Walk Among the Tombstones' on TONIGHT SHOW
by TV News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, Jimmy talked to Liam Neeson about his movie A Walk Among the Tombstones, and surprises Liam with a clip from his first acting gig. (more...)

Know Theatre's 17th Season Continues with MOBY DICK, 10/10-11/8
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2014

Overwhelmed by life in 19th Century New York City, Ishmael finds his only recourse is to go to sea. When he signs aboard the whaling ship Pequod, Ishmael is thrust into a momentous tale of revenge as one-legged Captain Ahab pursues the White Whale that maimed him. (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 9/17/14 - 'BOUNTIFUL' in LA, TO THE BONE, Bridget Everett and More!
by Jessica Showers - Sep 17, 2014

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Today's big news: THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL makes its West Coast debut starring Cicely Tyson, TO THE BONE opens off-Broadway, Bridget Everett opens her show at the Public and AMERICA'S GOT TALENT welcomes stage stars for its finale this evening! (more...)

Huey Lewis & The News is Coming to Belterra Casino Resort 10/11
by Anna Bencivengo - Sep 17, 2014

Famed rock & roll band Huey Lewis & The News will perform live at 7 p.m. Oct. 11, in the CenterStage Showroom at Belterra Casino Resort. (more...)

VIDEO: Julianna Margulies & Jimmy Make Musical Morning Announcements on TONIGHT
by TV News Desk - Sep 17, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, Jimmy and guest Julianna Margulies played two high school principals who parody Taylor Swift, Iggy Azalea, and Beyonce to spice up their morning announcements. (more...)

VIDEO: Jerry Lewis Talks 50th Anniversary of 'Nutty Professor' on TONIGHT SHOW
by TV News Desk - Sep 17, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, Jimmy talked to legendary comedian Jerry Lewis about the 50th anniversary of The Nutty Professor, and Lewis has fun passing naughty notes to Jimmy. (more...)

VIDEO: Legendary Rap Group Public Enemy Perform on TONIGHT SHOW
by TV News Desk - Sep 17, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW, legendary rap group and music guest Public Enemy performed 'Public Enemy No. 1' for the live studio audience. Watch the appearance below! (more...)

Scoop: TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON on NBC
by TV Scoop - Sep 17, 2014

Get all the scoop on TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, airing on NBC (more...)

New Jersey Community Leaders Gather Sept. 18 at Saint Peter's University for Sustainability and Small Business Summit
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2014

JERSEY CITY, N.J., Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ More than 200 small business owners and community leaders from across northern New Jersey will gather tomorrow (Sept. 18) at Saint Peter's University's Mac Mahon Student Center for a Sustainability and Small Business Summit, featuring a series of panel discussions with industry experts to educate small-business owners on how to make sustainability a part of their business strategy, reducing costs and increasing profits. (more...)

BWW Reviews: The Turntable Returns to Orlando Shakespeare's LES MISERABLES
by Kimberly Moy - Sep 17, 2014

If you haven't heard of LES MISERABLES then you're probably living under a pop-culture rock. Since making it's English-language stage debut in 1983, this phenomenon has been thrilling audiences around the world and now in Orlando. To kick off Orlando Shakespeare's 26th Season, this mega musical packs a strong cast and an award winning score. (more...)

Cornerstone OnDemand Foundation Launches NonprofitReady.org
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2014

NonprofitReady.org builds on the Foundation's successful Gift of Learning program, which provided select nonprofit organizations with three months of complimentary access to a library of online training and development resources. A recent Bridgespan survey of nonprofit leaders revealed that the majority of nonprofits feel they have skilled and effective staff members, but 70 percent consider their lack of professional development opportunities to be an organizational weakness.1 NonprofitReady.org is specifically designed to provide free, easily accessible professional development and training courses to nonprofit employees and volunteers around the world. (more...)

Lilien Systems Joins FireEye Fuel Partner Program
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2014

"Organizations now realize their legacy security solutions aren't keeping them safe from modern attacks and turn to trusted partners like Lilien Systems to protect their networks," said Steve Pataky, vice president of worldwide channels and alliances for FireEye. "Lilien Systems has a long history of helping customers manage their IT infrastructure and the security expertise to help customers choose the right FireEye solutions to keep their network secure." (more...)

Cornerstone OnDemand Foundation Launches NonprofitReady.org
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2014

NonprofitReady.org builds on the Foundation's successful Gift of Learning program, which provided select nonprofit organizations with three months of complimentary access to a library of online training and development resources. A recent Bridgespan survey of nonprofit leaders revealed that the majority of nonprofits feel they have skilled and effective staff members, but 70 percent consider their lack of professional development opportunities to be an organizational weakness.1 NonprofitReady.org is specifically designed to provide free, easily accessible professional development and training courses to nonprofit employees and volunteers around the world. (more...)

NeNe Leakes to Return as 'Roz' for Final Season of GLEE
by TV News Desk - Sep 17, 2014

NeNe Leakes' wishes have been granted. TVGuide reveals that the future CINDERELLA Broadway star will return for GLEE's sixth and final season as Cheerios coach 'Roz Washington'. FOX has yet to officially confirm The News. (more...)

Mendix Customer The Boston Globe Named a Finalist in Constellation SuperNova Awards for Leaders in Disruptive Tech
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2014

When the New York Times Company sold The Boston Globe after 20 years of ownership, the IT team had to be completely disconnected from the Times' systems and running on their own within six to 12 months. On top of replacing core systems, the team needed to find a way to migrate a dozen legacy Lotus Notes workflow databases as well as deliver new apps to move the business forward. (more...)

Cambridge Pixel Supplies Radar Tracker to Blighter for Korean Demilitarised Zone (DMZ)
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2014

CAMBRIDGE, United Kingdom, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Cambridge Pixel (www.cambridgepixel.com) a developer of sensor processing and display solutions, has supplied its radar tracking technology to Blighter Surveillance Systems for use as part of a persistent surveillance capability along the Korean Demilitarised Zone (DMZ), a buffer zone running 250km across the Korean peninsula and separating North and South Korea. (more...)

Bloomberg Veteran Alan Ohnsman Joining TrueCar as Senior Vice President/Chief Communications Officer
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2014

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ TrueCar, Inc. (TRUE), the negotiation-free car buying and selling platform, today announced that Alan Ohnsman will become the company's Senior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer. Ohnsman will report to John Krafcik, TrueCar's President in this newly created position. (more...)

OnApp Acquires SolusVM, Kickstarts the Next Phase of Growth for the OnApp Federation
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2014

LONDON, September 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ (more...)

Adam Lambert to Fill In for Keith Urban at AMERICAN IDOL NY Auditions
by TV News Desk - Sep 16, 2014

Former Idol contestant Adam Lambert will step in for the country music singer during the New York Auditions. (more...)

THE DOORS' Previously Unreleased Film 'Feast of Friends' Out 11/11
by Movies News Desk - Sep 15, 2014

Fans of THE DOORS will savor The News about the November 11 street date of a never-before-released documentary film produced by the band. Titled Feast of Friends, the intimate and rare look at the explosive rock band is, after 45 years, finally being released. (more...)

Polonious Investigations Management Systems partners with DrivenBI
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2014

Polonious, the premier provider of special investigative unit (SIU) and investigation management systems for the insurance and investigation industries, announced its partnership with DrivenBI, the leading provider of cloud based self-service analysis platforms, empowering Polonious customers to create their own analysis in entirely new ways. (more...)

Tina Hobley, Jamie Lomas & More to Star in DEAD SIMPLE UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2014

Following the critically acclaimed hit premiere stage production of Peter James' The Perfect Murder - which recently opened its autumn tour at the Canterbury Marlowe to further rave reviews - the best-selling work of the No.1 novelist will return to the stage in 2015 with the adaptation of his most famous and popular book to date Dead Simple. A host of famous faces including Tina Hobley, Jamie Lomas and Gray O' Brien are to bring the next claustrophobically thrilling instalment of Peter James' work to life on stage when the tour opens in Dartford in January. (more...)

Sheinelle Jones Named Weekend TODAY News Anchor
by TV News Desk - Sep 15, 2014

Sheinelle Jones was named News Anchor of the weekend editions of TODAY. Jones, who joins NBC News from FOX in Philadelphia, will begin her new role Saturday, October 4. (more...)

VIDEO: Watch Clips from Last Night's LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER
by TV News Desk - Sep 15, 2014

HBO continues satirical look at the week in news, politics and current events, LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER continues with a new edition SUNDAY, SEPT. 14 (more...)

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