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The Special Olympics Set for Next METRO FOCUS on Thirteen
by TV News Desk - Sep 2, 2014

A new edition of the award-winning MetroFocus premieres in the New York metro area Thursday, September 4 at 7:30 p.m. on WLIW21, 8:30 p.m. on THIRTEEN and 10:30 p.m. on NJTV. (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 9/2/14 - Andrea Martin Returns to PIPPIN, 'NICE WORK' on Tour and More!
by Jessica Showers - Sep 2, 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: Andrea Martin returns to PIPPIN, and 'NICE WORK' and DIRTY DANCING head out on tour! (more...)

Fort Wayne Civic Theatre Presents OVER THE RIVER AND THROUGH THE WOODS, 9/12-28
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2014

Fort Wayne Civic Theatre presents OVER THE RIVER AND THROUGH THE WOODS, by Joe DiPietro September 12-28 at 8pm with Sunday matinees at 2pm (no Sunday evening shows). Performed at the Parkview Physicians Group ArtsLab Black Box (300 E. Main Street in Downtown Fort Wayne). (more...)

Peter Blum Gallery Presents CHRIS MARKER: KOREANS, 9/4
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2014

Peter Blum is pleased to announce the exhibition Chris Marker: Koreans. (more...)

Tom Stoppard's ARCADIA to Launch UK Tour in January 2015
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2014

English Touring Theatre & Theatre Royal Brighton Productions announced today its spring tour of Tom Stoppard's masterpiece, Arcadia, which will open at the Theatre Royal Brighton on 30 January 2015 before touring the UK. The production will be directed by Blanche McIntyre. Full tour dates and casting to be announced. (more...)

First Volume of Unreleased Hugh Hopper Recordings Now Available
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2014

Hugh Hopper and Soft Machine fans worldwide are rejoicing to The News of the pending release of HUGH HOPPER - DEDICATED TO HUGH, a 10-CD Archival Celebration of the music of bass guitarist, composer, Hugh Hopper comprised of previously unreleased Hi-Fidelity recordings. Compiled by Michael King, a Canadian Hugh Hopper Scholar, the CDs will be released individually, beginning with Volume One, entitled 'Memories'. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Off-Broadway's OLYMPICS UBER ALLES
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2014

Franaleo Productions will present the Off-Broadway premiere of Samuel J. Bernstein and Marguerite Krupp's Olympics Über Alles, opening a limited engagement Thursday September 4th at St. Luke's Theater (308 West 46th Street, between 8th and 9th Avenues). Debra Whitfield directs a cast that features Jim DiMunno Tim Dowd, Michael Engberg, Amy Handra, Darrell Purcell, Joshua Quat, and Stewart A. Schneck. This limited run continues through September 21st only. Olympics Über Alles will have scenic and lighting design by Duane Pagano with costume design by Janice O'Donnell and sound and projections design by Paul Bourgeois. The performance runs two hours including intermission. (more...)

FACE THE NATION with Bob Schieffer Finishes First in Viewers 8/24
by TV News Desk - Aug 28, 2014

CBS News' Face The Nation posted 3.05m viewers, 0.7/04 in adults 25-54 according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for August 24. Face The Nation was first in viewers and tied for first in adults 25-54 among the Sunday morning public affairs programs. (more...)

Cornerstone OnDemand Named a 2014 Best Place to Work in Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2014

The Best Places to Work in Los Angeles program identifies 100 companies across Los Angeles that are benefiting the county's economy, workforce and businesses. Cornerstone is one of the few companies headquartered in Los Angeles to be recognized and is also one of the top-rated technology companies on the list. (more...)

Team Davantri, part of American Megatrends India, Selected as Top 10 Finalist in Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE Competition with AMI VitalsFit
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2014

NORCROSS, Ga. and CHENNAI, India, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ American Megatrends, Inc., (AMI), a leader in BIOS, remote management and data storage innovations, is pleased to announce that AMI VitalsFit, a smart wireless health monitoring tool created by Team Davantri, a group within the company's Indian subsidiary, American Megatrends India Pvt. Ltd., has been selected as a Top 10 Finalist entry in the prestigious Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE Competition. Notably, Team Davantri is the only Indian team entered in the competition, measuring itself against entries from US, Canadian and European teams. (more...)

icix Expands Audit Manager Product Line to Provide Greater Transparency Into the Supply Chain and Reduce Risk
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2014

“No company wants to be on the front page of The News for making consumers sick or facing an inquiry on child labor allegations. That's any CEO's worst nightmare, but many companies are having a tough time monitoring the extended supply chain and keeping up with the growing number of product and food safety audit requirements. Their data collection practices are simply not up to the task,” said Matt Smith, founder and chief strategy officer, icix. “Conducting, managing and measuring industry standard and proprietary audit information is critical to the success of any risk management program. With our expanded Audit Manager Suite, companies can more easily manage supply chain compliance and better protect consumers and their brand's reputation.” (more...)

Rubicon Project Selected to Power Global Exchange for International Media Group, Future plc
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2014

Future's global exchange will include inventory from all of the media group's major brands - such as Tech Radar, PC Gamer, and Total Film - which reach more than 50 million international consumers a month collectively online, on tablets and smartphones. Buyers will now be able to access those users faster and more easily than ever before through Rubicon Project's technology platform. (more...)

Bob LeMoullec Reveals THE NEWSROOM CONFESSIONS in New Book
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2014

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Salesforce.com Launches New Cloud--Salesforce1 Community Cloud--Defining the Next Battleground for Customer Engagement
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM), the world's #1 CRM platform, today launched the Salesforce1 Community Cloud, defining the next battleground for customer engagement. For the first time, companies can now create trusted destinations for customers, partners and employees that are not only personalized and mobile like LinkedIn, but connected to their business processes. Salesforce.com's ecosystem has also embraced the Community Cloud. With 4,000 consultants dedicated to the digital experience, Deloitte Digital unveiled a new practice to help customers build thriving digital communities. Leading global organizations including British Sky Broadcasting, Cornell University, GE Capital, Honeywell, Key Bank, Pearson, Pono Music, State of Colorado, Tata Communications and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth are using Community Cloud to connect with customers in a whole new waypropelling salesforce.com into the fast growing $3.5 billion enterprise collaboration market. (more...)

ChyronHego Strengthens Latin American Sales Operations
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2014

MELVILLE, NY - ChyronHego (NASDAQ: CHYR) today announced that the company has signed a channel partnership agreement with technology reseller CIS Group and has appointed Diomelly Moreno as regional sales manager and product specialist, Latin America. Diomelly joins the company's thriving Latin American sales team to provide sales and product support to clients, authorized dealers and channel partners to drive the sale of ChyronHego solutions and services. In cooperation with ChyronHego sales, CIS Group will further reinforce the region's growing demand for ChyronHego's end-to-end graphics workflow and data visualization solutions for live news and sports production. (more...)

Cotap Launches v2.0 With Desktop Apps and File Integrations
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -  Cotap, an enterprise mobile messaging service, today announced several major new features designed to improve the user experience and accessibility of relevant people, groups and files. In addition, new Web and Desktop apps provide workers with more options to participate in Cotap conversations, with messages and notifications seamlessly synced across devices. (more...)

The Boot Premieres New JUDAH & THE LION Single, 'Mason Dixon Line'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2014

Judah & the Lion are premiering the song 'Mason-Dixon Line' from their upcoming album, 'Kids These Days,' which will be released on Sept. 9 on Good Time Records. Head to The Boot to read the full article and listen to 'Mason-Dixon Line'. (more...)

NMI Announces Winners in 2014 New Media Awards - Recognizing Achievements in New Media Communications
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2014

NEW YORK, Aug.26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Today, the New Media Institute announced the winners of its 2014 New Media Awards. Websites, mobile applications and videos were recognized for achievements in new media communications. (more...)

Oncam Grandeye Launches New APAC Regional Headquarters
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2014

The occasion was opened by H.E. Mr. Antony Phillipson, British High Commissioner to Singapore. Attendees travelled from countries as far away as the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam and India. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Pokémon & Tekken Creators Partner for Pokémon Arcade Game in Japan
by Stage Tube - Aug 26, 2014

The Pokémon Company and BANDAI NAMCO Games today announced a collaboration to bring a brand-new game, titled POKKEN TOURNAMENT, to arcades in Japan. We thought you and your readers would be interested in The News from across the Pacific. The Pokémon Company International also wanted to share an exciting gameplay trailer of POKKEN TOURNAMENT that debuted in Japan today. Check out a first look below! (more...)

Caution Ahead: Spectrem Affluent Investor Confidence Index Unchanged in August
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2014

CHICAGO, IL - The monthly Spectrem Affluent Investor Confidence Index (SAICI®) remained unchanged in August at 5 from July. The Spectrem Millionaire Investor Confidence Index (SMICI®) gained 1 point to 13. (more...)

OLYMPICS UBER ALLES Begins Limited Off-Broadway Run Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2014

Franaleo Productions will present the Off-Broadway premiere of Samuel J. Bernstein and Marguerite Krupp's Olympics Über Alles, beginning a limited engagement tomorrow, Wednesday August 27th at St. Luke's Theater (308 West 46th Street, between 8th and 9th Avenues). Debra Whitfield directs a cast that features Jim DiMunno Tim Dowd, Michael Engberg, Amy Handra, Darrell Purcell, Joshua Quat, Stewart A. Schneck, and Jenn Susi. This limited run continues through September 21st only. Olympics Über Alles will have scenic and lighting design by Duane Pagano with costume design by Janice O'Donnell and sound and projections design by Paul Bourgeois. The performance runs two hours including intermission. (more...)

CyberSecurity Stocks Directory Update - The Growing Cyber Security Market
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2014

NEW YORK and POINT ROBERTS, Washington, August 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ (more...)

BWW CD Reviews: Jay Records' THE LAST SESSION (Original London Cast Recording)
by David Clarke - Aug 26, 2014

THE LAST SESSION first opened in 1997 at the 47th Street Theatre. Sitting in one of those audiences was Rob Harris, who was so moved by the show that he made a vow to produce it himself one day. His dream become a reality in 2012, when he produced THE LAST SESSION in London. Now, fans of the musical and those who have never heard of it before can revel in the magic that moved Rob Harris in 1997. (more...)

Verizon Plans Major Expansion of Its On-Site Green Energy Program; Company on Track to Become Largest Solar-Power Producer Among U.S. Communications Companies
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2014

NEW YORK, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Verizon announced today that it will invest nearly $40 million to expand the on-site green energy program that it launched in 2013. This year, Verizon will install 10.2 megawatts of new solar power systems at eight Verizon network facilities in five states California, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey and New York. This investment nearly doubles the amount of renewable power generated by solar energy systems installed at six Verizon facilities last year. (more...)

VIDEO: First Teaser for Final Season of HBO's THE NEWSROOM
by TV News Desk - Aug 25, 2014

HBO has released the first teaser for the final season of Aaron Sorkin's The NewsROOM - check it out below! (more...)

HireRight Releases Its First Background Check Benchmark Report for Higher Education; Reveals Risks, Screening Trends and Practices
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2014

HireRight surveyed human resources, recruiting and talent management professionals from a wide range of academic institutions, and the results revealed important trends and common practices in employment screening. The survey reveals information especially relevant to the higher education sector, which has experienced many high-profile resume fraud incidents, including the MIT dean of admissions and the Notre Dame football coach who both allegedly lied about their academic degrees and backgrounds. (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 8/25/14 - AND I AND SILENCE, The Emmys and More!
by Jessica Showers - Aug 25, 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: AND I AND SILENCE opens off-Broadway, and the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards are set for tonight! (more...)

MOTOWN the MUSICAL is a Huge Hit: Now thru Sep 28!
by Linda Hodges and Nick Hodges - Aug 23, 2014

Hodges & Hodges grooved their way down to the Orpheum Theatre to dance the night away at MOTOWN the Musical! The hit record company defined the sound of the sixties and seventies, breaking down racial barriers with a signature soul/pop sound that cut across the black/white divide at a time when segregation was still the law of the land. Diana Ross, Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye, The Jackson 5, Stevie Wonder and the Temptations were just a few of the artists that made up the hit parade at Motown. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: NBC News Anchors Share Uplifting, Fictitious News Concerning Vladamir Putin and More on THE TONIGHT SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2014

This week on The Tonight Show, Jimmy Fallon featured more 'I've Got Good News and Good News' news spoofs, announced by NBC anchors. Besides just making uplifting announcements like, 'I love you,' NBC anchors also presented hilariously impossible feel-good news concerning President Obama, Vladamir Putin, and more. (more...)

Highlights For ABC News' GOOD MORNING AMERICA 8/25–29
by TV News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

The following report highlights the programming of ABC's “Good Morning America” during the week of August 25-August 29, 2014. “Good Morning America” is a two-hour, live program anchored by Robin Roberts, George Stephanopoulos and Lara Spencer. Amy Robach is The News anchor and Ginger Zee is the meteorologist. The morning news program airs MONDAY-FRIDAY (7:00-9:00 a.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. (more...)

MYTHBUSTERS Downsizes By Three For 16th Season
by TV News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

In the final episode of MYTHBUSTERS' 15th season, stars Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage revealed that the series would be losing its trio of Kari Byron, Tory Bellici and Grant Imahara for the show's next installment of episodes on Discovery. (more...)

Theatre Pro Rata to Present 1984, Opening 10/17
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

On October 17th Theatre Pro Rata will open its 2014-15 season with an adaptation of George Orwell's classic novel 1984 at Intermedia Arts in Minneapolis, MN. The dystopian tale of an authoritarian government that controls every aspect of its citizens' lives has been adapted for the stage by Michael Gene Sullivan. (more...)

Disney Channel Sets September 2014 Programming Highlights
by TV News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

Disney Channel has announced its September 2014 programming highlights, including all of the network favorites. *All programming subject to change* (more...)

BWW Recap: A Shake Up In the BB16 House!
by Joseph OHern - Aug 22, 2014

It was a big night in the 'Big Brother' house as one houseguest was sent packing, one houseguest returned to the game, and a Julie Chen got iced! Let's get started shall we? (more...)

VIDEO: Fallon Plays Catchphrase w/ Artie & Giada
by TV News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

On last night's 'Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,' Jimmy and Steve Higgins played a classic game of Catchphrase with guests Artie Lange and Giada De Laurentiis. The game including an impression of Ernie from 'Sesame Street,' Higgins on Helium, and an impromptu Idina Menzel impression. (more...)

VIDEO: Brolin Says He's Ready for GOONIES 2 on Fallon
by TV News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

On last night's 'Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon,' the star of 'Sin City: A Dame to Kill For' Josh Brolin tells Fallon that he too has heard the rumors of a 'Goonies' sequel, and that he would love be a part of it... if it ever actually happens. Brolin, who got his big screen break in the 1985 classic dons his signature red bandana, and says that he will be ready for the new film, even if it doesn't come until he is a much older man. (more...)

VIDEO: Giada, Jimmy, Artie, Questlove Cook on Fallon... What Could Go Wrong?
by TV News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

After an embarrassing defeat in Catchphrase earlier in the episode, Giada De Laurentiis returned to 'The Tonight Show' to share some cocktails based on her grandfather, Dino De Laurentiis's movies. She also makes her favorite veal recipe with the help of Jimmy Fallon, Artie Lange, and Questlove. To say that the guys are easily distracted would be an understatement. (more...)

Performing Dance Arts Names Devon Perri as New Dance Instructor
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

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Plex Among Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in Metro Detroit
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

TROY, Mich., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ The Michigan Business and Professional Association has again recognized Plex, the leader in cloud-based ERP for the manufacturing enterprise, as one of Metropolitan Detroit's Best & Brightest Companies to Work For. The honor is given to companies that distinguish themselves as having the most innovative and thoughtful human resources approaches. (more...)

Scoop: THE VAMPIRE DIARIES on THE CW - Thursday, September 11, 2014
by TV Scoop - Aug 21, 2014

Get all the scoop on THE VAMPIRE DIARIES, airing on THE CW on Thursday, September 11, 2014! (more...)

VIDEO: Jared Leto Has Intense Staredown on JIMMY FALLON
by TV News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, Jimmy and Jared Leto ponder the mysteries of the universe while sitting on a mountaintop. (more...)

VIDEO: Thirty Seconds to Mars Performs 'End of All Days' on TONIGHT SHOW
by TV News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, music guest Thirty Seconds to Mars performs 'End of All Days' for the studio audience. Check out the appearance below! (more...)

VIDEO: Lindsay Lohan Accepts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on TONIGHT SHOW
by TV News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, Lindsay Lohan accepts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and nominates New York's Duffield Children's Center, Prince Harry and Jared Leto. (more...)

VIDEO: Black Simon & Garfunkel Perform 'All About that Bass' on TONIGHT
by TV News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, Jimmy welcomed back Black Simon and Garfunkel to sing Meghan Trainor's hit song 'All About that Bass.' Check out the appearance below! (more...)

VIDEO: Amy Brenneman Talks 'The Leftovers' & More on TONIGHT SHOW
by - Aug 21, 2014

On last night's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, Jimmy talked to Amy Brenneman about her HBO show, The Leftovers, and they imagine what her mute character would sound like if she spoke. (more...)

CBS's FACE THE NATION Up in Viewers Compared to 2013
by TV News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

CBS News' FACE THE NATION posted 2.94m viewers, 0.6/03 in adults 25-54 according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for August 17. Editor's Note: FACE THE NATION's second half-hour was broadcast contiguously across 67% of the CBS affiliates. (more...)

ABC's THE VIEW to Reveal New Logo, Set for Upcoming Season
by TV News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

The ABC network took to Twitter to share The News that its long running daytime talker THE VIEW, will be undergoing a makeover, including a new set and logo. (more...)

NBC's TODAY Continues to Close Gap with GMA
by TV News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

NBC's TODAY continues to gain momentum and narrow the competitive ratings gaps. For the week of August 11. (more...)

Assistant Sheriff Blames 'Top Brass' For Obstruction: Full Disclosure Network Internet-TV Series
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

WASHINGTON, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ Todd Rogers, Assistant Sheriff for L A County, describes the startling revelation made by the former United States Attorney Thomas O'Brien during cross examination of former Under-Sheriff Paul Tanaka in the recent obstruction of justice trial involving an FBI informant. This revelation resulted in major media coverage that could well lead to the defeat of Tanaka's candidacy, according to Rogers. This is the 5th of 6 video segments from a Full Disclosure Network (FDN) interview with Rogers covering the 2014 race for Los Angeles County Sheriff. Watch a two minute video preview of the segment at this URL: http://www.fulldisclosure.net/2014/08/will-sheriff-baca-tanaka-indicted-661-2/ (more...)

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