LATE NITE CATECHISM to Celebrate 23rd Anniversary at Royal George Theatre This Month
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2016

A Chicago original and international hit, LATE NITE CATECHISM turns 23 this month in the city where it all started. (more...)

Check Out Quotables from THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON - Week of 5/2
by TV News Desk - May 9, 2016

Below, check out quotables from NBC's 'THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON' for the week of May 2-9. (more...)

VIDEO: Watch Andra Day 'Rise Up' In New Video by M. Night Shyamalan
by TV News Desk - May 9, 2016

Today, Andra Day released the M. Night Shyamalan-directed visuals for her inspirational anthem 'Rise Up.' This is the second video of Day's to be crafted by an acclaimed filmmaker following Spike Lee's direction of her debut video 'Forever Mine.' (more...)

AT&T Kicks Off Aspire Accelerator With 6 Leading Ed-Tech Startups
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2016

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Till Bronner Signs Exclusive International Agreement With Sony Music Masterworks
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2016

Sony Music Masterworks is pleased to announce a long-term worldwide recording agreement with star trumpeter Till Brnner. (more...)

Cristina Fontanelli to Perform at Baruch's Engelman Recital Hall, 5/15
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2016

Acclaimed singer/PBS-TV host Cristina Fontanelli (www.cristinafontanelli.com) will perform selections from her concert, 'The Great International Songbook" (plus wine reception) on Sunday, May 15, 2016 at 4:00 PM at the Engelman Recital Hall at the Baruch College Performing Arts Center, 55 Lexington Avenue, in New York City. Ms. Fontanelli's third-annual concert highlights songs of many countries to promote world peace through the universal language of music. The concert is scheduled to coincide with the Monday, May 16 World Trade Conference at Baruch College as May has been designated "World Trade Month" by the international business community.  (http://trade.gov/worldtrademonth).                                                                                                                              (more...)

Zenefits Commits to Hiring Veterans, Joins White House Joining Forces Initiative
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2016

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Cam Anthony Releases 1st Music Video of One Direction's 'If I Could Fly'
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2016

Aftermath Entertainment teen singing sensation, Cam Anthony, recently announced the release of his first full-length conceptual music video, an original rendition of the One Direction song, “If I Could Fly.” (more...)

Penn Brewery Celebrates Rare Craft Beer Feat of 30 Years in Business and 'Appeels' to Craft Drinkers With New Tangerine Swirl Summer Ale Rollout
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2016

In 1986, Ronald Reagan was in The White House, Top Gun was playing in theaters, a new Ford Mustang cost $7500 and Pennsylvania's pioneer craft beer, Penn Pilsner, was sold for the first time. After thirty years, the brand is still going strong, a testament to its quality and timeless appeal. The Brewery will celebrate its 30th anniversary with special products, packaging, and events including the Pennsylvania Microbrewers' Festival, throughout the year. (more...)

Solutionary Recognized at the White House for Its Participation in the Joining Forces Initiative; Upping the Ante on U.S. Veteran Hires Through 2021
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2016

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Unusual Suspects Theatre Company to Honor MY CRAZY EX-GIRLFIEND's Rachel Bloom & Former Executive Director
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2016

The Unusual Suspects Theatre Company (US) will hold its eighth annual gala on Thursday, May 19, at 6:30 pm at the Line Hotel on Wilshire Blvd. in the heart of Koreatown, with evening performances of original works, created entirely by the company's student participants as part of Unusual Suspects' flagship theater-arts education and mentorship program. The evening's theme is 'Raising the Stakes:' raising expectations, elevating young voices and expanding the organization's commitment to families throughout Los Angeles. (more...)

Michelle Obama, Dr. Jill Biden, Mark Kelly and LeVar Burton Host Story Time For Elementary Schoolers
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2016

LOS ANGELES, May 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Service members and their families stationed at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, one of the largest training bases for the U.S. Army, received a special visit today from The First Lady, Dr. Biden and Astronaut Mark Kelly. They were joined by lifelong literacy advocate LeVar Burton, the host of Reading Rainbow , for a story time event for students on-base at Thayer Elementary School. The event was part of The White House's Joining Forces initiative. Celebrating its 5 th anniversary, the initiative works to ensure that service members, veterans, and their families have the tools they need to succeed throughout their lives. (more...)

New Musical Revue L.A. NOW AND THEN Set for Caminito Theatre, 5/13-22
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2016

Conceived and Directed by Grammy nominated Producer, Director, Writer, and Composer Bruce Kimmel, L.A. NOW AND THEN, is a new musical revue about the city that was and the city that is. (more...)

LG Joins Forces With Tech Sector To Support White House Veterans Initiative
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2016

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Scoop: MADAM SECRETARY on CBS - Sunday, June 19, 2016
by TV Scoop - May 26, 2016

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Scoop: MADAM SECRETARY on CBS - Sunday, June 19, 2016
by TV Scoop - May 26, 2016

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Scoop: MADAM SECRETARY on CBS - Sunday, June 5, 2016
by TV Scoop - May 26, 2016

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Scoop: MADAM SECRETARY on CBS - Sunday, June 5, 2016
by TV Scoop - May 26, 2016

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Scoop: MADAM SECRETARY on CBS - Sunday, May 29, 2016
by TV Scoop - May 26, 2016

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by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2016

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Nathan's Famous Offers 5¢ Hot Dogs to Celebrate 100th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2016

Nathan's Famous, the original American hot dog that began on Coney Island in Brooklyn, and now sells hot dogs and other products throughout the nation and around the world, is celebrating its 100th Anniversary in 2016. As part of a series of special events and promotions in Coney Island and across the country, Nathan's will offer hot dogs for just 5 cents, the original 1916 Coney Island price, at the original Nathan's Famous store at the corner of Surf and Stillwell Avenues on Saturday, May 28 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (limit two hot dogs per person). (more...)

Michael Adekale Shares THE PEOPLE'S PRESIDENTS
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2016

Michael Adekale, a current qualified intellectual disability professional (QIDP) and a clinical director at an agency in Chicago, family-man, devoted writer and author, has completed his new book 'The People's Presidents': a gripping and eye-opening work about the successes and passions of the former president and the current presidential candidate. (more...)

Tony Nominee Jarrod Spector to Mentor Students at 2016 Songbook Academy
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2016

Tony Award nominee Jarrod Spector (Beautiful: The Carole King Musical) will join Songbook Academy founder, Michael Feinstein, for this one-of-a-kind music and performance intensive for high school students. (more...)

Berkeley Rep to Welcome Sarah Jones Back for SELL/BUY/DATE
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2016

Berkeley Rep announced today that Tony Award-winning playwright and performer Sarah Jones (Bridge & Tunnel) will return to the stage as a dazzling medley of characters in Sell/Buy/Date, an exuberant new show she has developed inspired by the real-life experiences of people affected by the commercial sex industry. (more...)

Spike Toasts Mankind With The Party Of The Decade at 10th Annual 'Guys Choice'
by TV News Desk - May 24, 2016

Spike's 'Guys Choice' kicks-off its 10 year anniversary celebration by announcing Academy Award winners Ben Affleck and Matt Damon will be receiving one of the evening's highest honor, 'Guys of the Decade.' (more...)

BWW Review: AN EVENING WITH MATTHEW MORRISON at Mayo Performing Arts Center
by Leigh Scheps - May 23, 2016

I've met Matthew several times over the last decade and a half. The first time was in 2002, right after Hairspray opened. The second instance was at 54 Below, when he was seeing his on-screen arch nemesis, Jane Lynch, perform. Most recently, I got the chance to briefly chat with him backstage after a performance of Finding Neverland.  When I left the theater, I remember saying he was the most gracious star on Broadway.  Friday, was no different. (more...)

Hoff-Barthelson Music School's Flute Orchestra to Celebrate 40th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2016

Hoff-Barthelson Music School's award-winning Flute Orchestra celebrates their 40th year anniversary at Flute Plus 40 - a 'Flute Playdate Party' on Saturday, June 18, 2016, at 1:00 pm, at Hoff-Barthelson Music School, 25 School Lane, Scarsdale. (more...)

Silicon Valley Forum Presents the 19th Annual Visionary Awards Honoring Silicon Valley Innovators Jennifer Pahlka of Code for America, Tom Wheeler of FCC, Carl Bass of Au
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2016

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THE HUNTING GROUND is Released
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2016

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Scoop: MADAM SECRETARY on CBS - Sunday, June 5, 2016
by TV Scoop - May 19, 2016

Get all the scoop on MADAM SECRETARY, airing on CBS on Sunday, June 5, 2016! (more...)

Students Across U.S. to Join Paula Abdul and More in Turnaround Arts Talent Show at the White House
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2016

As part of the President's Committee on the Arts and Humanities, the First Lady will welcome students and artists from across the country to perform at The White House Turnaround Arts Talent Show on Wednesday, May 25th. (more...)

President Obama Awards ASRS President Elect Mark S. Humayun, MD, PhD, with the National Medal of Technology and Innovation
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2016

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Goodman Theatre Opens Alice Rapoport Center for Education and Engagement Today
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2016

Welcome to 'the Alice.' Today, Goodman Theatre opens its Alice Rapoport Center for Education and Engagement-a new addition that exponentially expands the theater's ability to use its practice of art as education in service of positive social change in Chicago. (more...)

Tecogen Announces the Formation of Joint Venture Company with TEDOM a.s.
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2016

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CBS's 48 HOURS to Present 'The Spymasters - CIA in the Crosshairs,' 5/21
by TV News Desk - May 18, 2016

What are the rules in the war on terror for America's spymasters? Will the next president bring back waterboarding as an “enhanced interrogation technique?” (more...)

Goodman Theatre Opens 'the Alice'; Dael Orlandersmith Named Artist in Residence
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2016

Welcome to 'the Alice.' Today, Goodman Theatre opens its Alice Rapoport Center for Education and Engagement-a new addition that exponentially expands the theater's ability to use its practice of art as education in service of positive social change in Chicago. (more...)

Jay Pharoah Coming to Comedy Works Larimer Square, 6/9-11
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2016

Jay Pharoah is an actor and stand-up comedian. Currently rounding up his sixth season as a cast member of NBC's Saturday Night Live, Pharoah is best known for his wide array of uncanny celebrity impressions, including President Barack Obama, Will Smith, Denzel Washington, Stephen A. Smith, Kanye West and Chris Tucker, as well as his recurring character of school principal Daniel Frye. (more...)

Luther Burbank Center for the Arts Adds Trio of Shows to 2016 Schedule
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2016

Today, Luther Burbank Center for the Arts (The Center) announced the addition of three new performances to its 2016 lineup. On Tuesday, August 9, 2016 at 8 p.m., the famed British pop group Culture Club will make its Sonoma County debut. On Friday, October 21, 2016 at 8 p.m., Paula Poundstone, one of the country's foremost humorists, will also make her debut at the The Center for a special evening of comedy. On Sunday, November 27, 2016 at 3 p.m., the San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus returns to The Center with their special festive holiday show, Home for the Holidays! Tickets for Culture Club range in price from $79-$149. Tickets for Paula Poundstone range in price from $29-$39. Tickets for the San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus range from $19-$50. All three shows go on sale Friday, May 20 at noon and are available online at lutherburbankcenter.org, by calling 707-546-3600 or at the Luther Burbank Center for the Arts ticket office (50 Mark West Springs Road in Santa Rosa). (more...)

Claybourne Elder, Gay Men's Chorus of Washington DC & More Set for Signature's Sizzlin' Summer Nights Cabaret Series
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2016

Virginia's Signature Theatre opens its' air-conditioned doors once again for the annual Sizzlin' Summer Nights Series. Two and a half weeks of live music and performances by Signature favorites, DC area stars, and some of New York's most exciting Broadway performers. The cabaret series runs July 5 through July 22, with a different performance every night. (more...)

Creede Rep's THE KID SHOW Makes Finals for National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2016

For the third consecutive year, Creede Repertory Theatre's innovative educational program The KID Show has been recognized as one of 50 finalists for the National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards. (more...)

ROOTS Cast & Producers to Visit White House for Screening & Panel
by TV News Desk - May 16, 2016

The event includes a sneak peek screening of the four-night, eight-hour event series before it premieres on HISTORY on Monday, May 30 at 9 p.m. (more...)

SubscriberWise CEO Contacts President Obama and Recommends Executive Order: Terminate Mr. Trump's IRS Audit
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2016

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Robert Schenkkan, Kathy Najimy, Molly Pope, Finn Wittrock and More Slated for 2016 ORCHARD PROJECT
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2016

The Exchange today announced the artists and companies selected to participate in the 2016 Orchard Project summer residency program in Saratoga Springs, NY. Twenty-six artists and ensembles were selected from nearly 800 theatre artists to develop their big, new ideas at the Orchard Project this coming summer. (more...)

New York Times Best Selling Author Christine Comaford to Speak in Omaha, 5/18
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2016

New York Times best-selling author, Christine Comaford is scheduled to speak at the Omaha Chamber of Commerce and HR Reinvention on May 18. A consultant to The White House and various Fortune 1000 companies, Comaford has used potent neuroscience techniques to help leaders navigate growth and change for more than 30 years, and her books, 'SmartTribes: How Teams Become Brilliant Together' and 'Rules for Renegades' are both New York Times best-sellers. On Wednesday, Comaford will share her expertise in Omaha, starting at the Omaha Chamber of Commerce at 7:30 a.m. and then at HR Reinvention, sponsored by Quantum Workplace, at noon. Comaford's keynotes at the Omaha Chamber of Commerce and HR Reinvention will focus on empowering leaders with the information and inspiration they need to optimize executive performance, enroll and align teams, overcome blind spots and increase sales and company value. Omaha Chamber of Commerce-BOSS BOSS Presents: Sharpening Your Edge with Christine Comaford Date/Time: Wednesday, May 18, 7:30-9:00 a.m. Location: Greater Omaha Chamber (1301 Harney Street) HR Reinvention Lunch Keynote: The 3 Things Human Beings Crave-Using Neuroscience to Motivate Anyone, Anytime, Anywhere Date/Time: Wednesday, May 18, 12:00-1:30 p.m. Location: Kaneko (1111 Jones Street) Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hr-reinvention-2016-tickets-21279842582 Recognized by President Bill Clinton for 'fostering American entrepreneurship,' Comaford has built and sold five businesses with an average 700 percent ROI, served on more than 24 boards, and has invested in more than 200 startups, including Google. For media inquiries or questions, contact Jason Lauritsen at jason@quantumworkplace.com. About Quantum Workplace Quantum Workplace is an employee feedback software company that helps organizations retain top talent, motivate performance, understand turnover and build magnetic cultures. Serving 8,700+ organizations, the company's all-in-one platform powers employee surveys, peer-to-peer recognition, goal management, 360 feedback and performance conversations. For more information, visit www.quantumworkplace.com. (more...)

Former Secretaries from Bush/Obama Administration to Publish Book on TREATING PEOPLE WELL
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2016

Lea Berman, previously of the George W. Bush administration, and Jeremy Bernard (President Obama's party planner in chief), have both signed a book deal for a manual entitled, TREATING PEOPLE WELL, which is set for release by Simon & Schuster's Scribner.  It is due out next year. (more...)

Contra Costa Civic Theatre to Conclude 56th Season with Green Day's AMERICAN IDIOT
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2016

Contra Costa Civic Theatre (CCCT) concludes its 56th season with the two-time Tony award-winning musical, American Idiot, directed and choreographed by Alex Perez, who returns to CCCT following his acclaimed Bay Area premiere production of The Addams Family, with music direction by Kevin Roland, who helmed CCCT's recent productions of The Secret Garden and The Sound of Music. American Idiot plays from June 10 through July 17; performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, and Sundays at 2pm at the theatre. (more...)

Melissa Errico, Claybourne Elder, Sarah Stiles & More Star in DO I HEAR A WALTZ?, Starting Tonight at Encores!
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2016

The Encores! production of DO I HEAR A WALTZ?, the romantic, rarely-seen 1965 musical that marked the only collaboration of Richard Rodgers and Stephen Sondheim, opens tonight. (more...)

Michael Arden-Helmed 'MERRILY', BACHARACH REIMAGINED, Stephen Schwartz and More Slated for The Wallis in 2016-17
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2016

Over 300 performances of more than 50 different programs of theater, dance and music featuring local and world-renowned talent are on tap for the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts' 2016/17 season, among them a production of MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG, helmed by SPRING AWAKENING director Michael Arden. (more...)

BWW Interview: Karen Zacarías on Writing, Passion for Theatre, and the World Premiere of Her Play INTO THE BEAUTIFUL NORTH, at Milagro Theatre
by Krista Garver - May 10, 2016

This spring, Portland's Milagro Theatre, whose mission since 1985 has been to provide 'extraordinary Latino theatre, culture, and arts education experiences for the enrichment of all communities' is presenting the world premiere of its first commissioned play, INTO THE BEAUTIFUL NORTH: AN ADVENTUROUS QUEST, by Karen Zacarias, based on the novel by Luis Alberto Urrea. In advance of the opening, I sat down with Zacarias to learn about her life, the play, and what she thinks about the Portland theatre scene. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Eugene O'Neill Theater Center Honors George C. Wolfe with Monte Cristo Award!
by Walter McBride - May 10, 2016

The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center celebrated the 16th annual MonteCristo Award ceremony with a presentation of the honor to award-winning stage and film director, playwright, and actor George C. Wolfe on Monday night at the Edison Ballroom. The O'Neill annually bestows its Monte Cristo Award on a prominent theater artist whose lifetime work has had an extraordinary impact on American theater. The gala event supports the Center's commitment to developing new work and new artists for the stage.  (more...)

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