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Discovery Channel to Premiere All-New Series STILL ALIVE, 9/14
by TV News Desk - Sep 7, 2016

Now, survival stories caught on camera will be revealed on STILL ALIVE, an all-new series premiering Wednesday, September 14, at 10 PM ET/PT on the Discovery Channel. (more...)

Maverick Theater's Stage Adaptation of NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD Returns for 11th Year
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2016

Maverick Theater's original stage adaptation of Night of the Living Dead. Back for its eleventh year. A full size truck smashes into a farmhouse, zombies begin to pour into the room as The Survivors within grab anything they can to defend themselves. This is the climatic final scene. (more...)

WHO WILL CARRY THE WORD to Play Skidmore College Theater
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2016

WHO WILL CARRY THE WORD by Charlotte Delbo (translated by Cynthia Haft), directed by Rebecca Marzalek-Kelly, is set for Skidmore College Theater's 2016 MainStage season. (more...)

VIDEO: AMC Releases THE WALKING DEAD Season 7 Key Art & Promo
by TV News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

AMC released today the official key art for the highly anticipated THE WALKING DEAD Season 7, featuring Negan (portrayed by Jeffrey Dean Morgan) and his infamous sidekick Lucille, as well as an exciting new promo for the upcoming season (more...)

Local Breast Cancer Survivors Dance for Others in Treatment
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2016

Dancing With The Survivors®  - in its fourth year - celebrates breast cancer survivors who thrive in their recovery and make a difference in the lives of other cancer patients. Seven courageous women from southeast Michigan will perform ballroom style dances with their daughters, sons, husbands and dance professionals from Fred Astaire Dance Studio, Bloomfield Hills. They'll share inspiring stories of their breast cancer journeys while raising money for The Pink Fund's mission: providing non-medical financial assistance to breast cancer patients in active treatment. (more...)

Musical Theatre Factory Sets Full 2016-17 Season with Residencies, Concerts, Roundtables & More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2016

On the heels of joining Playwrights Horizons Resident Company Program, Musical Theatre Factory (MTF), under the direction of Founding Artistic Director Shakina Nayfack, has announced its first full season of programming since its founding in January 2014. (more...)

Discovery Channel to Premiere All-New Series STILL ALIVE, Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2016

Now, survival stories caught on camera will be revealed on STILL ALIVE, an all-new series premiering Today, September 14, at 10 PM ET/PT on the Discovery Channel. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Anchorage - Week of 10/30/2016
by BWW - Oct 30, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/30/2016 for Anchorage (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Anchorage - Week of 10/23/2016
by BWW - Oct 23, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/23/2016 for Anchorage (more...)

Monica M. Ortiz Pens UNDEAD NATION
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

Monica M. Ortiz, a writer and author, has completed her new book 'Undead Nation': a gripping and potent zombie apocalypse novel following characters Maria Ventriz and Matt Cross, as they strive to do the impossible. (more...)

WHO WILL CARRY THE WORD to Play Skidmore College Theater
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

WHO WILL CARRY THE WORD by Charlotte Delbo (translated by Cynthia Haft), directed by Rebecca Marzalek-Kelly, is set for Skidmore College Theater's 2016 MainStage season. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at WHO WILL CARRY THE WORD at Skidmore College Theater
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

WHO WILL CARRY THE WORD by Charlotte Delbo (translated by Cynthia Haft), directed by Rebecca Marzalek-Kelly, is set for Skidmore College Theater's 2016 MainStage season. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in action below! (more...)

Thirteen's SECRETS OF THE DEAD Discovers Graveyard of Giant Beasts, 11/2
by TV News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

Secrets of the Dead: Graveyard of the Giant Beasts, airingWednesday, November 2 at 10 p.m. on PBS (check local listings), opens a window onto a previously unknown period of the earth's history to reveal a world teeming with creatures seemingly familiar to us, but colossal in size. (more...)

THIRTEEN's 'Secrets of the Dead' Discovers a World of Colossal Creatures, 'Graveyard of the Giant Beasts' Wednesday, November 2 at 10 p.m. on PBS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

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Solight Design Kickstarter Campaign Helping to Bring Solar Light to Hurricane Devastated Haiti
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

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Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at WHO WILL CARRY THE WORD at Skidmore College Theater
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

WHO WILL CARRY THE WORD by Charlotte Delbo (translated by Cynthia Haft), directed by Rebecca Marzalek-Kelly, is set for Skidmore College Theater's 2016 MainStage season. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in action below! (more...)

Merger Alert - Obsidian Theater and SRO Productions
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2016

Award-winning Obsidian Theater, known for producing bold, diverse plays, will merge with SRO Productions, an award-winning producer of fearless musicals. (more...)

Thirteen's SECRETS OF THE DEAD Discovers Graveyard of Giant Beasts, Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2016

Secrets of the Dead: Graveyard of the Giant Beasts, airingToday, November 2 at 10 p.m. on PBS (check local listings), opens a window onto a previously unknown period of the earth's history to reveal a world teeming with creatures seemingly familiar to us, but colossal in size. (more...)

OUT Magazine's Annual OUT100 Highlights Javier Munoz, Michael Arden and More!
by Nora Dominick - Nov 2, 2016

Today OUT magazine unveiled their annual list celebrating the Top 100 most compelling people of the year with the special OUT100 double issue. (more...)

William J. Henry Shares SUICIDE, HOW TO COPE WHEN SOMEONE YOU LOVE HAS TAKEN THEIR OWN LIFE
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2016

'Suicide, How to Cope When Someone You Love Has Taken Their Own Life': an imperative support book for navigating the grief process and traveling the path back to a fruitful and even happy life. It is the creation of published author, William J. Henry, who has been an educator for over forty years both in the public school sector and in Christian Schools, having been a teacher and school administrator. Henry co-authored a WV State History curriculum, which has been used in Christian Schools in that state for a number of years. He also served for fourteen years as a field representative for Bob Jones University, Greenville SC. Henry often gives education-related seminars, workshops, and graduation addresses. Henry and his wife have been married for forty-eight years and have been blessed with four children and nine grandchildren. They make their home in Parkersburg WV where both are active members in their church. (more...)

Pegi Young Announces New Album 'Raw', Out 2/17
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2016

Pegi Young is preparing for the launch of her fifth album, aptly titled Raw. The collection will be available February 17th via Baltimore Thrush Records. (more...)

Lyric Hammersmith Announces New Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2017

The Lyric Hammersmith has announced its new season running May 2017 to January 2018 including three major new productions: a UK premiere, a new adaptation of a classic and the return of the now traditional Lyric pantomime. (more...)

Scoop: THE 100 on THE CW - Wednesday, March 22, 2017
by - Mar 3, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE 100, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, March 22, 2017! (more...)

The CW Greenlights Fifth Season of Acclaimed Sci-Fi Drama THE 100
by TV News Desk - Mar 13, 2017

The CW Network has renewed its acclaimed hit sci-fi drama THE 100 for the 2017-18 season, it was announced today by Mark Pedowitz, President, The CW. (more...)

BWW Review: MR. BURNS, A POST-ELECTRIC PLAY at UCSB Department Of Theater And Dance
by Maggie Yates - Mar 10, 2017

In the UCSB Department of Theatre and Dance's production of Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play, The Simpsons is not only significant, it's a currency that determines characters' livelihoods--and potentially their survival. Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric Play, written by Anne Washburn and directed by Tom Whitaker, shows a glimpse of a future post-nuclear disaster, when electricity is an almost-extinct amenity. The play shows how The Survivors of the disaster rebuild culture in an astonishing, yet inevitable, way. (more...)

Doric Wilson's The West Street Gang at the Eagle NYC
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2016

Wilson's play, originally produced at The Spike, was written three years before the Ramrod leather bar massacre in November 1980, in which a man armed with a machine gun shot eight people, killing two. It is a dark, comic look at the bar's patrons and their attempts to defend it from both physical attacks as well as political attempts to close it. (more...)

John D. Bankston Releases INVISIBLE ENEMIES
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2016

John D. Bankston was among The Survivors of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki during the Second World War, an incident that left him and many others suffering from indescribable pain. In his book 'Invisible Enemies of Atomic Veterans: And How They Were Betrayed' (published by Xlibris), he gives voice to the victims of this horrific tragedy while shedding light on the effects of atomic fallout. (more...)

CBS's 60 MINUTES Finishes top 5 for Seventh Time This Season
by TV News Desk - Jan 31, 2017

60 MINUTES made Nielsen's Top 10 at #2, drawing 11.5 million viewers, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for Sunday, Jan. 29. (more...)

Sneak Peek - TOWER Premieres on INDEPENDENT LENS on PBS, 2/14
by TV News Desk - Jan 30, 2017

Directed by Keith Maitland, the film premieres on INDEPENDENT LENS Tuesday, February 14, 2017, 10:00-11:30 p.m. ET (check local listings) on PBS. (more...)

Scoop: 60 MINUTES on CBS - Sunday, January 29, 2017
by - Jan 27, 2017

Get all the scoop on 60 MINUTES, airing on CBS on Sunday, January 29, 2017! (more...)

Scoop: THE 100 on THE CW - Wednesday, February 15, 2017
by - Jan 27, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE 100, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, February 15, 2017! (more...)

Scoop: THE 100 on THE CW - Wednesday, February 8, 2017
by - Jan 20, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE 100, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, February 8, 2017! (more...)

Pegi Young Premieres New Video with Entertainment Weekly
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

On February 17, Pegi Young heads out on her own with a new album Raw, a collection of songs about love, loss and forgiveness. (more...)

Scoop: THE 100 Season Premiere on THE CW - Wednesday, February 1, 2017
by - Jan 19, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE 100 Season Premiere, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, February 1, 2017! (more...)

THROUGH THE DARKNESS to Offer Powerful Holocaust Testimonials at The Workshop Theater
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

'Through the Darkness' by Alan C. Breindel recounts the unimaginable journeys and true stories of four courageous men and women who left everything behind, including their loved ones, so that they might stay one step ahead of the Holocaust.  (more...)

Royal Bobbles Preps for THE WALKING DEAD Figurine Release
by TV News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

AMC's popular characters: Daryl, Negan and Rick, as well as other survivors of the hit television series, THE WALKING DEAD are set to join the Royal Bobbles family, giving 'The Walking Dead' fans figurines that celebrate their love and dedication for the #1 show on television for the last five years and counting. (more...)

Pegi Young Premieres New LP 'Raw' with the LA Times
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

On February 17, Pegi Young heads out on her own with a new album Raw, a collection of songs about love, loss and forgiveness. (more...)

Scoop: THE 100 on THE CW - Wednesday, February 22, 2017
by - Feb 3, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE 100, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, February 22, 2017! (more...)

Scoop: THE 100 on THE CW - Wednesday, March 15, 2017
by - Feb 24, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE 100, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, March 15, 2017! (more...)

Scoop: ANIMALS on HBO - March Episodes
by TV Scoop - Feb 24, 2017

Get all the scoop on ANIMALS on HBO - March Episodes (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'A Lie Guarded' Episode of THE 100 on The CW
by - Feb 16, 2017

Below, check out a sneak peek at the next episode of ARROW titled 'A Lie Guarded.' The episode airs Wednesday, February 22nd on The CW. (more...)

Scoop: THE 100 on THE CW - Wednesday, March 1, 2017
by - Feb 13, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE 100, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, March 1, 2017! (more...)

Pegi Young Premieres 'Do I Ever Cross Your Mind' with NPR Music
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2016

After years of inspiring rock music's greatest love songs, legendary muse Pegi Young heads out on her own with songs of love, loss and forgiveness. (more...)

Discovery to Premiere All-New Adventure Series THE WHEEL, 1/13
by TV News Desk - Dec 8, 2016

Discovery is putting a new spin on the survivalist genre with THE WHEEL, the network's new adventure series from Pilgrim Media Group. (more...)

BWW Interview: Director Keith Maitland Discusses TOWER, Now Playing at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
by Natalie de la Garza - Dec 8, 2016

It may be tempting to reduce Keith Maitland's new rotoscoped documentary film TOWER, about the 1966 shooting at the University of Texas, to its device - a curious novelty, a cartoon about a decades-old school shooting - but that would miss the point, and the difficulty, of what Maitland and his team have accomplished through an approach still closely associated with Saturday morning Hanna-Barbera fare. (more...)

Victoria Stott Releases NOBODY'S FAVORITE
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2016

Victoria Stott would like to offer her support and encouragement to those who have suffered abuse. Those people she spoke with on a daily basis and in anonymous online forums, people in the news and fellow trauma survivors whose shared experiences touched her heart inspire Stott in writing 'Nobody's Favorite: A Memoir' (published by iUniverse). (more...)

LOVE IS LOVE Comic Book to Honor Orlando Victims
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2016

The comic industry comes together in honor of those killed in Orlando. Co-published by two of the premiere publishers in comics—DC and IDW, this oversize comic contains moving and heartfelt material from some of the greatest talent in comics, mourning the victims, supporting The Survivors, celebrating the LGBTQ community, and examining love in today's world. All material has been kindly donated by the writers, artists, and editors with all proceeds going to victims, survivors, and their families.  (more...)

Why Booking Now for Garifuna Settlement Day in Belize Is a Good Idea
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2016

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onePulse Foundation Hosts Benefit for the Orlando Tragedy Victims at the NeueHouse in Hollywood
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2016

The onePULSE Foundation hosted a benefit for the Orlando tragedy victims at the NeueHouse in Hollywood. During the star-studded event, guests were treated to special performances by Stevie Wonder, Jessie J, and LP; special remarks by Pulse nightclub ownerBarbara Poma, will.i.am, and L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti; and a special video message from presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton. (more...)

Toronto Film Festival Presents Latet Works from 'Masters of Cinema'
by Movies News Desk - Aug 16, 2016

The Toronto International Film Festival® today announced the selections for the 2016 Masters programme. (more...)

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