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208 W. 41st St.

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The Wall, was adapted by Millard Lampell and is based on John Hersey's novel of the same name.



The Wall tells the inspiring story of forty men and women who escape the dehumanizing horror of the Warsaw ghetto. John Hersey's novel documents the Warsaw ghetto both as an emblem of Nazi persecution and as a personal confrontation with torture, starvation, humiliation, and cruelty.


Faulhaber Fab Lab Member Wins Governor's Young Entrepreneur Award
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Photo Flash: Edward James Hyland, Liv Rooth, Karen Ziemba and More in OTHER PEOPLE'S MONEY at Long Wharf Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

Long Wharf Theatre, under the director of Artistic Director Gordon Edelstein and Managing Director Joshua Borenstein, present Other People's Money, by Jerry Sterner, directed by Marc Bruni from November 23 through December 18 on the Claire Tow Stage in the C. Newton Schenck Theatre. (more...)

MY LIFE IS WORTH IT Congratulates Don Wright for Running 100 Marathons with Cancer
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

MY LIFE IS WORTH IT (MLIWI), a non-profit patient advocacy organization, congratulates Don Wright on achieving his personal goal of running 100 marathons with cancer, and personifying the progress that is possible treating this disease. (more...)

WINTER RHYTHMS 2016 Launches This Week at Urban Stages with KT Sullivan
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

Urban Stages has confirmed the line-up for this year's award-winning series, WINTER RHYTHMS 2016, which will begin tomorrow, Thursday, December 1, and will feature some of New York's best musical performances through Sunday, December 11, 2016 at Urban Stages Theatre (259 West 30th Street, just East of 8th Avenue). (more...)

2016 BroadwayWorld Connecticut Regional Awards Update - Jimmy Johansmeyer, Mary Mannix Lead!
by BWW Special Coverage - Nov 30, 2016

Voting has opened for the 2016 BroadwayWorld Connecticut Regional Awards, honoring productions which opened between October 2016 and September 2016. Nominations were reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. Voting runs through December 31. (more...)

ProfNet Expert Roundup: Trump Presidency
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

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Vancouver's Comedy Festival, JFL NorthWest, In Association with SiriusXM, Returns For Ten Glorious Days of Laughter
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

Vancouver's comedy festival, JFL NorthWest, presented in association with SiriusXM, returns for a second year of mid-winter laughs from Thursday, February 16 to Saturday, February 25, 2017 at multiple venues across Vancouver. Announced today, the 2017 JFL NorthWest lineup includes:  (more...)

BWW Interview: Liv Rooth
by Sherry Shameer Cohen - Nov 29, 2016

Liv Rooth is back in Connecticut! (more...)

Painting with a Twist Offers Art with New Bluetooth Canvas Speaker
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

Painting with a Twist, the original and largest paint-and-sip franchise in the nation, is bringing art and music together with the launch of a new Sound Art Bluetooth Canvas Speaker, now available at participating studios nationwide. (more...)

SOMI, Megan Hilty, Gabrielle Hamilton, Mara Wilson, BD Wong & More, Nightly at Joe's Pub, 12/1-11
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

Beloved jazz songbird Somi returns with a special new work-in-progress called Dreaming Zenzile, detailing the life of legendary activist and singer Miriam Makeba. Dreaming Zenzile is directed by Liesl Tommy, whose most recent works include Eclipsed (at The Public and on Broadway) and Party People (The Public), and stars Somi.    (more...)

YULE SHUL VS. NUTCRACKER: Rated R - A Love Show Holiday Extravaganza at (le) poisson rouge
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

For the first time since 2012, 'Nutcracker: Rated R' returns to NYC! For two magical nights only, The Love Show brings back the best excerpts of their legendary underground ballet (last seen in Tokyo), peppered with guest numbers from their multi-culti holiday variety romp, 'Yule Shul'! Two delightful evenings of everything naughty and nice, featuring dance, song, burlesque, circus, magic and more! A perfect holiday show for those who love Christmas, Hanukkah, The Nutcracker, and everything in between! (more...)

Two Added Dates Announced for ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL – THE OPERA
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

As part of the world premiere presentation of Another Brick In The Wall - The Opera-based on Roger Waters' legendary work The Wall-the Opera de Montreal is announcing two added performances: Monday, March 13 at 7:30 pm and Sunday, March 26 at 2 pm. The project brings together Quebec baritone Etienne Dupuis, who will portray fallen rock star Pink, and three exceptional artists: Julien Bilodeau, composer of the new opera vision of the work; Dominic Champagne, stage director of this monument of 80s music; and Alain Trudel, who will conduct the Orchestre Me?tropolitain. (more...)

Steve Aoki Remixes My Chemical Romance's 'Welcome To The Black Parade'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of their iconic album The Black Parade, My Chemical Romance taps Dim Mak label head Steve Aoki to remix their 2006 single “Welcome To The Black Parade.” (more...)

BWW Review: ICEBERGS Addresses Global Warming, Family Planning, and Movie Dreams Hatching in Silver Lake
by Shari Barrett - Nov 26, 2016

Westwood's Geffen Playhouse is presenting the World Premiere of ICEBERGS written by Alena Smith and directed by Randall Arney through December 18. This biting new play is set in the Silver Lake community of Los Angeles, California, where the weather is always nice and the future looks bright…at least on the surface. This acerbic, affectionate and affecting world premiere comedy takes place on a warm November night, centering on a new generation of thirtysomethings as they navigate filmmaking, family planning, and global warming, all the while trying to put down roots before everything melts away. They cross each other's paths like icebergs, ever moving on their own currents as they melt away into nothingness. (more...)

BWW Review: UNBOUND Examines How Far Some Will Go in Their Quest for a More Perfect Union
by Shari Barrett - Nov 26, 2016

With so much social and political upheaval taking place right now in America, it seems to be the perfect time for IAMA Theatre Company to present the World Premiere of UNBOUND, written by D.G. Watson and directed by Jennifer Chambers at the Hudson Backstage Theatre in Hollywood. Taking place in the fall of 2011, UNBOUND examines the intersection of race, sex, and power by posing the question: "How far are we willing to go in our quest for a more perfect Union?" (more...)

Russian Author Pens ONE-TWO
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2016

Summary: Two conjoined babies are born at the intersection of two social worldviews. The girls are named Faith and Hope. After spending their childhood in a foster home and obtaining a basic education, they come to realise that they are different from other people in many respects. The problems of their upbringing are only made worse by the constant humiliations they suffer at the hands of society. Eventually, fortune smiles on them, by seemingly opening up the door to happiness: a separation surgery that can theoretically be performed in the capital. Thus begins a journey fraught with difficulties and obstacles for the sisters. Will they be able to get past The Wall of public cynicism, together with the internal conflicts they have among themselves? Will they find a justification for their existence and learn to accept it? The search for the answers to these and many other questions constitutes the essence of this novel. About the Author: Igor Miroshnichenko (born 12 March, 1977 in Rostov-on-Don, Russia) is an English-language writer, novelist, and essayist; he writes under the pen name Igor Eliseev, his mother's maiden name. Igor graduated from the Don State Technical University, where he studied engineering procedure, in 1999. He also studied at the Moscow University of Industry and Finance, graduating in 2009 with a degree in the management of commercial activities. He first tried his hand at writing sketches and scripts for a radio show. He also found himself particularly drawn to portrait and fashion photography. Some time later, he became one of the most in-demand photographers in Moscow. His photos brought him a lot of attention and a taste of financial freedom, but ultimately, literature remains his true and only calling. Igor Eliseev began his literary activity in 1999 with a number of short stories, essays and a film script. Later, the plot of the script developed into a literary novel - the most important project of his life and one that has not yet been completed. In 2015, however, he finished his second novel, which, by a twist of fate, became his debut novel. One-Two, a book that is dedicated to the memory of his mother, tells the story of two conjoined sisters born in the era of the collapse of the Soviet Union. He has been interested in oriental martial arts ever since he was a child and practices Judo, Karate, Jiu-Jitsu and Chinese Wushu; he worked as a martial arts instructor for several years. Review copies are available upon request. Title: One-Two Author: Igor Eliseev Publisher: Glagoslav Publications Language: English ISBN: 9781911414230 Extent: 240 pages Format: paperback, hardback, e-book (more...)

Off the WALL Productions to Present Duncan MacMillan's LUNGS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2016

Off The Wall productions presents LUNGS, a play by British playwright Duncan MacMillan. (more...)

BWW Review: Bad Choices Have Lasting Impact In Nicky Silver's THIS DAY FORWARD
by Michael Dale - Nov 23, 2016

As with their Vineyard Theatre success of five years ago, THE LYONS, in THIS DAY FORWARD, the team of playwright Nicky Silver and director Mark Brokaw display an impressive talent for packaging complex family drama as hip, off-beat comedy before getting to the guts of the long-term effects of dysfunctionality. (more...)

OK Go Premieres New Video 'The One Moment' -Video Shot in 4.2 Seconds!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2016

'The One Moment,' OK Go's new video, premiered today and can be viewed on the Facebook pages for OK Go, 'Entertainment Tonight,' 'GameSpot,' 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert,' select CBS RADIO station pages and streaming service 'Radio.com.' (more...)

World Premiere of Tony Arruza's '15 Surfboards by 15 Shapers'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2016

Next week the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County will be hosting the world premiere of a major new exhibition by West Palm Beach-based photojournalist and fine art photographer Tony Arruza: 15 Surfboards by 15 Shapers. (more...)

Hull 2017 Opener 'Made in Hull' Reveals Artists
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2016

More details have been released today about what to expect at Made in Hull, which will kick off Hull UK City of Culture 2017. (more...)

PICT Classic Theatre to Present THE LION IN WINTER
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2016

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Second Performance Added: NJSO and NJPAC present HARRY POTTER AND THE SORCERER'S STONE in Concert
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2016

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and New Jersey Performing Arts Center announce an additional performance of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone in Concert on Saturday, March 11, 2017, at 7 pm at NJPAC in Newark. Limited tickets are still available for the previously announced March 11 matinee at 2 pm. The NJSO will perform, to picture, every note from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. Audiences will be able to relive the magic of the film in high-definition while hearing the orchestra perform Oscar winner John Williams' unforgettable score. (more...)

Tony Winner Marissa Jaret Winokur & More Set for New Comedy Specials on Logo
by TV News Desk - Nov 22, 2016

Logo today announced that 'RuPaul's Drag Race' season 6 winner and fan favorite Bianca DelRio will star in "Not Today Bianca," two original half-hour comedy specials that follow the drag queen superstar as she takes on Hollywood. (more...)

'Angel Action Wings For Orlando' to Move to GLBT Community Center of Central Florida
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2016

Orlando Shakespeare Theater (Orlando Shakes) in Partnership with UCF will be permanently relocating the "Angel Action Wings for Orlando" to The GLBT Community Center of Central Florida (The Center) on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 3:30 p.m. The Center is located at 946 N Mills Ave, Orlando, FL 32803. (more...)

The Broadwaysted Podcast Welcomes Crutchie Himself, Andrew Keenan Bolger
by Broadwaysted - Nov 22, 2016

This week the Broadwaysted crew is celebrating Thanksgiving with the wonderful and talented Andrew Keenan-Bolger! We pour out our version of a Moscow Mule and Andrew talks about his experiences in NEWSIES and TUCK EVERLASTING and his brilliant webseries SUBMISSIONS ONLY Andrew spills about his nightmare college audition moment, his meta experience watching the Original Cast watching the Revival Cast in FALSETTOS, and his exciting new work with the Honest Accomplice Theatre called the TRANS LITERACY PROJECT.  (more...)

BWW Recap: SUPERGIRL and Friends Reach 'The Darkest Place' Yet This Season
by Nicole Ackman - Nov 21, 2016

Undoubtedly, SUPERGIRL has gotten darker since its switch this season to the CW. And this episode, with the fight between J'onn and M'Gann, the Guardian being framed for murders he didn't commit, and Kara and Mon-El being kidnapped by Cadmus definitely proved it. But there's more than one romance blooming in National City… (more...)

Exclusive Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine- featuring Seth Rudetsky
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Nov 21, 2016

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with Broadway alum Ilana Levine, who makes her entrance onto the podcast stage with her new show Little Known Facts. Ilana's unique brand of celebrity interview, 'Podcast Verite,' is unfiltered, raw, honest and uniquely funny. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Joe Sirola Brings WITH A LITTLE BIT OF LUCK to The Metropolitan Room
by Stephen Sorokoff - Nov 21, 2016

Joe Sirola, who has been seen or heard in over 10,000 commercials brought his one man show "With A Little Bit Of Luck" to the Metropolitan Room yesterday. The audience didn't need much selling to realize why this fantastic actor has had such a successful career in Film, TV and on the stage.  Unlike his commercials which were replayed many times (much to his financial pleasure) it was a one time event at the world famous Cabaret on 22nd street in Manhattan.     (more...)

Monty Alexander to Bring Harlem Kingston Express to Jazz Showcase
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2016

Monty Alexander elated the audience at this summer's Newport Jazz Festival with his Harlem Kingston Express and promises the same uplifting music soul on November 24-27 at the Jazz Showcase in Chicago! Windy City, get ready!  (more...)

Boston Lyric Opera Offered 'Tweet Seats' During Performance of Greek Opera
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2016

Boston Lyric Opera presented 'tweet seats' night at the Emerson/Paramount Center's Theater in an effort to get opinions and thoughts from the younger generation.  (more...)

Patricia Yvonne Young Shares A MIRROR INTO MY HEART
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2016

Patricia Yvonne Young, a wife, mother, Christian, artist, poet, devoted writer and author, has completed her new book 'A Mirror into My HEART:' a gripping and potent work that aims to tell the reader about faith and remind everyone that we are all God's children. (more...)

The Dallas Opera to Present Contemporary Work, SUNKEN GARDEN, During 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2016

The Dallas Opera is privileged to announce that TDO will present the United States Premiere of composer Michel van der Aa's critically acclaimed contemporary masterpiece, SUNKEN GARDEN, "a fantastical tale to set the ears and eyes popping" (New York Times headline) during the Texas company's 2017-2018 Season. (more...)

BWW Exclusive: Ken Fallin Draws the Stage - NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET 1812
by Ken Fallin - Nov 18, 2016

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with renowned caricature artist Ken Fallin, a life-long theater enthusiast, who has drawn many Broadway and Off-Broadway productions. Below, check out his latest illustration, featuring Sutton Foster in SWEET CHARITY. (more...)

Exclusive Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine- featuring Molly Ringwald
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Dec 5, 2016

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with Broadway alum Ilana Levine, who makes her entrance onto the podcast stage with her new show Little Known Facts. Ilana's unique brand of celebrity interview, 'Podcast Verite,' is unfiltered, raw, honest and uniquely funny. (more...)


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Freeform to Present 'Moments to Celebrate' Programming Event, Beginning 12/26
by TV News Desk - Dec 5, 2016

Just because the stockings are empty and the presents are all unwrapped doesn't mean the celebrating is over before the New Year begins. (more...)

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Announces Full Casting for National Tour
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2016

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, the most awarded new musical of 2015 and winner of four Tony Awards®, will play in St. Louis at the Fabulous Fox Theatre for a two-week engagement January 17 - 29. (more...)

Attorney and Former Law Enforcement Officer Lance LoRusso Releases New Book, 'Blue News'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2016

Attorney and former law enforcement officer, Lance LoRusso, the acclaimed author of 'When Cops Kill' and 'Peacemaking' is launching a new book, 'Blue News' (ISBN 9781610058537, BookLogix, 2016) on December 16. In 'Blue News,' LoRusso shows how law enforcement tactics and the use of force by law enforcement draws media attention from around the world. The book shows the interaction that occurs between law enforcement and the news media after such high-profile events, the impact that this dynamic has in driving a narrative, and offers advice on how law enforcement should develop a communications strategy for such incidents that takes into account the delicate balance between the public's right to know and the need for a fair and impartial investigation of the use of force by law enforcement. LoRusso, who has appeared on CNN, FOX News, NPR, The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, and numerous other media outlets is considered a leading expert on law enforcement and shares his firsthand knowledge of not only law enforcement but the ways of the media in Blue News. Proceeds from the profits of Blue News will go to charities that support law enforcement. 'Almost daily, in the news there is a report of an officer-involved incident and how the media reports it shapes public opinion,' said Lance LoRusso. 'We have seen this firsthand in the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, the tragedies in Dallas, and many more. Blue News is designed to explain this interaction between the media and law enforcement, as well as how law enforcement can develop a communications strategy to work with the news media through traditional and social media.' In 'Blue News,' readers learn how after officer-involved shootings law enforcement agencies work in developing and communicating their message to the media, what happens within law enforcement agencies after an officer-involved shooting while the message that will be communicated to the public is being developed, and the dynamic that drives the news media to cover and report on critical incidents involving law enforcement. The book takes into account the role that social media plays in driving the narratives in officer-involved shootings and its importance as more and more people obtain their information or form opinions from social media. Lance LoRusso is a law enforcement officer turned attorney. Having worked as a street cop, trainer, hostage negotiator, public relations officer, and investigator, he regularly trains law enforcement officers from around the United States. As an attorney, he responds to the scene of officer-involved shootings and represents officers through interviews with homicide and internal affairs investigators as well as grand jury hearings. (more...)

American Repertory Theater to Stage TRANS SCRIPTS, PART I: THE WOMEN
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2016

The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, under the leadership of Artistic Director Diane Paulus and Executive Director Diane Quinn, will present Trans Scripts, Part I: The Women, written by Paul Lucas and directed by Jo Bonney. Performances begin on Thursday, January 19 and run through Sunday, February 5 at the Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle St, Cambridge. (more...)

Travelzoo Named World's Leading Travel Deals Website at the 2016 World Travel Awards
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2016

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Embracing Digital Amid the FinTech Challenge to Carry the Conversation at HMG Strategy's Upcoming 2016 Financial Services CIO Executive Leadership Summit
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2016

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James F. Hind Releases 'Jesus Christ: His Management and Motivating Style: Leadership at its Best'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2016

'Jesus Christ: His Management and Motivating Style: Leadership at its Best': a fascinating and invigorating look at how Christ had the perfect business model and how it is still quite relatable and relevant today. 'Jesus Christ: His Management and Motivating Style: Leadership at its Best' is the creation of published author, James F. Hind, a business and Christian writer who has been noted on PBS radio, Reader's Digest, Fortune magazine, and The Wall Street Journal. (more...)

Jackie Evancho to Perform Live in Concert at the Brown Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2016

Jackie Evancho Live in Concert will hit the Brown Theatre (315 W. Broadway, Louisville) on Sunday, December 18, 2016 at 7 p.m. (more...)

bergenPAC to Welcome Bobby Collins This January
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2016

Bergen Performing Arts Center located at 30 North Van Brunt Street in Englewood, New Jersey presents Bobby Collins-Friday, January 20, 2017 at 8PM. (more...)

BWW Exclusive: Ken Fallin Draws the Stage - A BRONX TALE
by Ken Fallin - Dec 2, 2016

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with renowned caricature artist Ken Fallin, a life-long theater enthusiast, who has drawn many Broadway and Off-Broadway productions. Below, check out his latest illustration, featuring Bobby Conte Thornton in A BRONX TALE. (more...)

Linda May Rejoins the Exclusive Haute Residence Real Estate Network
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

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Tickets on Sale This Month for DIRTY DANCING - THE CLASSIC STORY ON STAGE in Winnipeg
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

Broadway Across Canada announced today that individual tickets for the Winnipeg premiere of Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story On Stage will go on sale Monday December 12 at 10am. (more...)

Iconic Classic Drama A DOLL'S HOUSE to Begin This Winter at the Huntington
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

The Huntington Theatre Company presents the iconic classic drama A Doll's House, by Henrik Ibsen, adapted by Bryony Lavery, and directed by Boston favorite Melia Bensussen (Awake and Sing!, Luck of the Irish, and Circle Mirror Transformation at the Huntington). Performances run January 6 - February 5, 2017 at the Avenue of the Arts / BU Theatre. (more...)

THE WALL THEATRICAL EXTRAVAGANZA: A FLOYDIAN SPECTACLE to Hit Ridgefield Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

Celebrate more than 50 years of Pink Floyd! The Ridgefield Playhouse, Pepsi Rock Series Powered by Xfinity presents The Wall Theatrical Extravaganza: A Floydian Spectacle on Sunday, January 15 at 8 p.m. (more...)

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