SOUTH PACIFIC Opens August 5 at Pittsburgh CLO
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2016

Travel to Bali Ha'i with Billis and his crew in Rodgers & Hammerstein's SOUTH PACIFIC, starring Broadway's Ben Davis, James Snyder and Erika Henningsen August 5-14 at the Benedum Center. Tickets are now available and can be purchasedonline, by visiting the Theater Square Box Office or calling 412-456-6666. (more...)

Sergei Danilian to Present ARDANI 25 DANCE GALA at New York City Center
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2016

Instead of the usual gala fare -- bits of firecracker variations and pieces of ballet classics -- Sergei Danilian's 'Ardani 25 Dance Gala' at New York City Center, August 19 and 20, is classic Danilian. The intrepid impresario, who has never side-stepped risk, will celebrate Ardani Artists's quarter century of producing in the United States and abroad with a trio of U.S. premieres, two by young, unknown, but up-and-coming Russian choreographers, and one by American Ballet Theatre principal Marcelo Gomes. (more...)

Adelaide Festival Centre Announces Schedule for OzAsia Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2016

Adelaide Festival Centre today revealed new contemporary 10 year anniversary programming for this year's OzAsia Festival which runs from 17 September - 2 October. OzAsia Festival is Australia's leading international arts festival presenting the best theatre, dance, music, film and visual arts from across Asia.  This year's program features an impressive array of performance works by contemporary Asian artists who are pioneering work in their field. Performers congregating for the Festival come from a far-reaching and diverse number of Asian countries including Japan, India, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Korea, Cambodia, United Kingdom, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia and Israel. (more...)

BWW TV: PARAMOUR Brings Old Hollywood to Bryant Park!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 23, 2016

In attendance was the cast of Paramour (Ruby Lewis, Bret Shuford, Steven Gray, Blakely Slaybaugh, Sarah Meahl, Amber Pickens, Sheriden Mouawad, Justin Keats, and Raven McCrae) who performed the songs 'The Hollywood Wiz,' and 'Honeymoon Days of Fame.' Check out highlights below! (more...)

VIDEO: PARAMOUR's Atherton Twins Flex Their Muscles In The Middle of Times Square
by Michael Dale - Jul 20, 2016

They fly through the air in Broadway's Paramour, but they do pretty well on the ground, too, (more...)

Phil Kieran Makes Hot Creations Debut with New Single 'Make a Change'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2016

Making his Hot Creations debut is Belfast's very own Phil Kieran with 'Make A Change' and heavyweights Nathan Barato and Matrixxman on remixes. Acting as a teaser this release is the precursor to Kieran's soon coming album 'Blinded By The Sun' on Jamie Jones and Lee Foss's almighty label in October.  (more...)

Audiences Adore LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Now Playing at the Nevada Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2016

Audiences are offering high praise for the Sierra Stages production of the hit musical 'Little Shop of Horrors' now playing through August 6 at the historic Nevada Theatre in Nevada City. 'A truly great show! The cast was wonderful and we had a terrific Sunday afternoon.' - Anne S. 'We considered the whole experience 'Over the Top WOW'!!! I'm so lucky to get to see it TWO more times!' - Aileen T. 'What a fabulous show! This is a fun one, and so well presented, I might have to try to see it twice! - Gypsy K. 'The cast was first rate, with Seymour and Audrey just packing in the fast songs, the street girls perfect, loved the dentist! What a treat.' - Susan G. 'A garden of talent with great voices, a marvelous band and some wonderful surprises. Really thoroughly enjoyed this production!' - Sallee K. 'Best musical I've ever seen in my almost 30 years in Nevada County! (and I've seen a lot!) Loved everything about it - Linda K. (more...)

Honolulu Theatre for Youth Launches 62nd Season with ANIME MOMOTARO
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2016

A stunning new production of Honolulu Theatre for Youth's award-winning Anime Momotaro will kick off the company's 2016-17 season, themed 'Stories of Home.' Authored by Alvin Chan, Eric Johnson and the HTY Company, this modern adaptation of the Japanese children's classic, Momotaro: Peach Boy, opens Friday, August 12 at 7 p.m., then plays Saturdays, August 13, 20, 27, September 3, 10 & 17 at 4:30 p.m. A sensory-friendly performance will be held Sept. 17 at 11 a.m.; a Japanese language performance will be staged on Sept. 24 at 7 p.m. (more...)

Lillias White Visits Trent Armand Kendall's BROADWAY DOWNLOAD Radio Show
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2016

The world has loved the show-stopping Lillias White since she made her Broadway debut in Barnum in 1981. A Brooklyn native, White understudied the role of Effie in the original 1981 production of Dreamgirls and performed in the role in the 1987 revival. Since, Lillias White has taken television, film, and the stage by storm! (more...)

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater to Perform in UK, Switzerland, Denmark, 9/6
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2016

(New York) – July 13, 2016 – Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, recognized by U.S. Congress as “a vital American cultural ambassador to the world,” returns to the United Kingdom, Lausanne, Switzerland, and Copenhagen, Denmark to perform a dozen ballets from September 6 – October 30. Robert Battle will lead Ailey through the UK (September 9 – October 19) for the first time since becoming Artistic Director, including the Company's inaugural visits to Southampton and Canterbury, England. Presented by Dance Consortium, the UK engagement will include 10 works performed across 10 cities. The Company will then head to the Salle Métropole in Lausanne (October 22 – 23) and The Tivoli Concert Hall in Copenhagen (October 26 – 30). Bank of America is the lead sponsor of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's 2016 and 2017 international tours. (more...)

GAME OF THRONES: THE COMPLETE SIXTH SEASON Coming to Digital HD, Blu-ray & DVD
by TV News Desk - Jul 18, 2016

Game of Thrones is bigger than ever delivering “the power and pathos fans have come to expect” (Los Angeles Times). (more...)

After School Hires Social Responsibility Expert Jeff Collins
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2016

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KC and the Sunshine Band Play the Ridgefield Playhouse July 31st
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2016

Put on your "Boogie Shoes" and get ready to "Shake Your Booty" at our Summer '70s Dance Party with KC and the Sunshine Band! Come early and enjoy classic 1970's drinks and FREE hors d'oeuvres in the lobby. Don't forget to come decked out in your BEST 70's outfit for a chance to win a prize. It's all '70s, all night with KC's biggest hits including "Get Down Tonight," "That's The Way (I Like It)", "I'm Your Boogie Man," "Keep it Comin' Love," "Shake Your Booty" and many, many more! The Ridgefield Playhouse and Pepsi Rock Series bring these disco icons to the stage on Sunday, July 31 at 8 p.m. For tickets ($125), call or visit the box office, 203-438-5795 or go online at ridgefieldplayhouse.org. (more...)

Los Angeles Jewish Symphony to Present LET'S PLAY LA! This August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2016

The Los Angeles Jewish Symphony invites you to Let's Play LA! on Sunday, August 21st at 7:30pm, at the newly renovated Ford Theatres in Hollywood. (more...)

Sierra Stages' LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Begins Performances This Week
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2016

?Sierra Stages will present the devilishly delightful hit musical "Little Shop of Horrors" beginning this week (July 14) and playing for four weekends only through August 6 at the historic Nevada Theatre in Nevada City. This is the eighth annual summer production by the Nevada County nonprofessional theatre, and promises to be as much fun as last summer's nearly sold-out production of "The Producers". (more...)

Stage Adaptation of David Walliams' THE FIRST HIPPO ON THE MOON to Launch UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2016

Today, Les Enfants Terrible's sister company Les Petits Theatre Company have announced that the stage adaptation of David Walliams' The First Hippo on the Moon will begin a major UK Tour in December 2016. Visiting 30 venues across the UK, the production will receive its world premiere at the Royal Hippodrome Theatre, Eastbourne from 13 December 2016 until 7 January 2017. Suitable for children aged three and up, casting for The First Hippo on the Moon will be announced in due course. (more...)

Nathan Lee Graham to Appear on Trent Armand Kendall's BROADWAY DOWNLOAD
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2016

Trent Armand Kendall Broadway Download welcomes Nathan Lee Graham; the ubiquitous, unique, singular, multi-talented star of stage, screen, and film. (more...)

Nashville Tribute Band Returns for Best of the Best at SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre August 22
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2016

The Nashville Tribute Band, which willingly lets its deep Christian roots show every time it appears on stage, will return to the SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre for one performance, Aug. 22 at 7 p.m., and give audiences the best of its best. (more...)

Owen Campbell, Mandy Harvey, Brendan Reilly and More Among The Iridium's New Fall Shows
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2016

The Iridium has announced its upcoming fall shows! (more...)

Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts Reveals Fall Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2016

Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts Reveals Fall Events Season. Highlights include the Scottsdale International Film Festival, R&B legend Roberta Flack, flamenco guitarist Tomatito, the world-class Warsaw Philharmonic, The Havana Cuba All-Stars, best-selling author Garrison Keillor, Grammy-winning musician Bruce Hornsby, Broadway stars Adam Pascal and Anthony Rapp, The Capitol Steps' take on Trump vs. Hillary, and much more! (more...)

KC and The Sunshine Band Debuts Lyric Video for New Single 'We Belong Together'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2016

KC and The Sunshine Band's music has served as the ultimate soundtrack for parties around the world since they boogied onto the music scene over 40 years ago with electric mega-hits like 'Shake, Shake, Shake (Shake Your Booty),' 'That's The Way I Like It,' 'Get Down Tonight' and 'Boogie Shoes.' (more...)

RFS Supplies Wireless Communication Solutions for 2016 Olympic Games
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2016

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Angela Robinson and Kenita Miller Set for BROADWAY DOWNLOAD This Week
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2016

Angela Robinson and Kenita Miller will appear on Trent Armand Kendall's BROADWAY DOWNLOAD radio show tomorrow, August 31. (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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The Ries Brothers and More Coming Up at The Iridium
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2016

The Iridium has announced its lineup (as of August 26) for this season, including the just-added THE RIES BROTHERS with special guest Vini 'Mad Dog' Lopez on August 31. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Head First Acrobats To Hit The Sydney Fringe Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2016

This September, Sydney-siders will get the chance to catch a totally unique show. A show that has been enjoying sold out seasons and rave reviews all around the world. For just 5 nights during the Sydney Fringe Festival, Aussie physical theatre troupe, Head First Acrobats will bring their multi award-winning show Elixir to the Seymour Centre. (more...)

Shout Broadway Series to Release GYPSY, CANDIDE & SWEENEY TODD on Blu-ray
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

Continuing its commitment to producing, uncovering, preserving and revitalizing the very best of pop culture, Shout! Factory is proud to announce the launch of a new home entertainment series, Shout Broadway. (more...)

Cirque du Soleil's PARAMOUR Original Broadway Cast Album to Soar on Digital Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

The Original Broadway Cast Album for Cirque du Soleil Paramour will be available tomorrow, August 26, digitally via iTunes, Amazon music, Spotify, and Apple Music with physical copies available Friday, September 16, via Amazon. (more...)

LAGUARDA.LOW Architects Expands New York City Headquarters
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

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Alfred Molina and Jo Beth Williams Celebrate SKYLIGHT THEATRE COMPANY in Los Angeles with Staged Reading of Keith Bunin's VERA LAUGHED
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2016

It's 1942 and the famous author Ivan Bunin, who escaped the Russian Revolution 20 years earlier, has created a new life for himself in the French countryside with his wife and his mistress. He still dreams of returning home, but he's not a young man anymore, and the world is at war again. Based on a true story. (more...)

REBECCA Producer to Bring THE EXORCIST to the UK This Halloween
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2016

The stage version of THE EXORCIST, which first debuted at the Geffen Playhouse in Los Angeles in 2012, will make its UK debut just in time for Halloween. (more...)

VIDEO: Trampolinist Lee Brearley Bounces From Sydney's Olympics To Broadway's PARAMOUR
by Michael Dale - Aug 22, 2016

Broadway audiences are accustomed to seeing world-class dancers take fight in the musicals that fill Times Square's stages, but Cirque du Soleil Paramour offers a rare opportunity to see world-class competitive athletes take to the air in the ensemble of a Broadway musical. (more...)

LucasFilm Teams with Major Brands on ROGUE ONE Promotional Campaign
by Movies News Desk - Aug 22, 2016

Lucasfilm announced today that they are teaming up with five of the world's most well-known brands—Duracell, General Mills, Gillette, Nissan and Verizon—for the launch of an extensive global promotional campaign in support of ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY, opening on December 16. (more...)

Tony Award Winner LaChanze set for Trent Armand Kendall Broadway Download 8/24
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2016

Rhonda LaChanze Sapp, better known by her stage name LaChanze (Creole: the charmed one), taken from her grandmother, was born in St Augustine, Florida. Grew up in Connecticut, her parents nurtured her love for performing by enrolling her in high schools for the performing arts. After high school, LaChanze studied Drama at Morgan State University, before transferring to the University of the Arts, she studied Theatre and Dance. Her first Summer job was as a tap dancer in the ensemble of out of town tryout of 'Uptown...It's Hot!.' She made her Broadway debut in the same show in 1986. (more...)

Light Opera Works Announces Fall Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2016

Light Opera Works' 2016 season continues with MAME (August 20-28), LET ME ENTERTAIN YOU: JULE STYNE'S GREATEST HITS Songs from GYPSY, FUNNY GIRL and more, (October 7-16), and DIE FLEDERMAUS (December 26-January 1, 2017). (more...)

HTY's Fall Children's Drama Classes Now Accepting Applications
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2016

Honolulu Theatre for Youth's fall 'Primary Players' Saturday drama program invites kids to play and perform with inspiration from the spookiest season of the year. (more...)

Decades TV Network Pays Tribute to The Three Stooges August 29- September 1
by TV News Desk - Aug 18, 2016

DECADES Network, the multicast TV network from Weigel Broadcasting Co. and CBS Television Stations, announces a special four-day tribute to the slapstick comic legacy of The Three Stooges. The event is scheduled to air Monday, August 29 through Thursday, September 1, in honor of the 33rd anniversary of The Three Stooges receiving their star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. To celebrate, DECADES will present the broadcast television premiere of a nine-part Three Stooges documentary HEY MOE! HEY DAD!, as well as a collection of The Three Stooges movies. (more...)

VIDEO: Jeremy Kushnier Belts 'The Hollywood Wiz' For PARAMOUR's Original Cast Recording
by Michael Dale - Aug 17, 2016

It's no secret that actors love a good entrance and PARAMOUR's Jeremy Kushnier gets a doozy of an introduction. (more...)

Fitbit Partners With New York Road Runners to Train for the TCS New York City Marathon
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2016

Fitbit (NYSE: FIT), the leader in the connected health and fitness market, today announced a two-year partnership with New York Road Runners designed to provide runners of all levels with relevant data, inspiration and guidance to reach their goals at the TCS New York City Marathon. The association between Fitbit, the first-ever official fitness tracker partner of the race, and the largest marathon in the world, extends beyond race day, encouraging runners to participate in enriching community-building activities and to use Fitbit's platform of activity trackers and mobile tools to perform at their personal best. (more...)

Allied eSports Announces Formation of ELC Gaming with Launch of 'Big Betty' eSports Roadshow Truck
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2016

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Season Tickets Now On Sale For Opera Santa Barbara
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2016

Single tickets are on sale now for Opera Santa Barbara's 2016-17 season, which will open November 4 and 6 with Georges Bizet's timeless drama Carmen, followed by productions of Leoš Jana?ek's imaginative The Cunning Little Vixen on March 3 and 5, and Giacomo Puccini's richly melodic La Rondine on April 28 and 30. Ranging in price from $29 to $204, tickets can be purchased at www.granadasb.org or by calling 805-899-2222. Performances will take place at the historic Granada Theatre, 1214 State Street in downtown Santa Barbara. (more...)

Tony Yazbeck Set for Trent Armand Kendall's Broadway Download
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2016

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RiskSense Wins Three Stevie Awards in 2016 International Business Awards
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2016

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Talk Is Free Theatre to Take Over Barrie with Roving Production of The Music Man
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2016

Talk Is Free Theatre (TIFT) will convert downtown Barrie into the song & dance filled streets of River City, Iowa in its upcoming rendition of Meredith Willson's The Music Man, Sept. 14 to Oct. 2, 2016. During this revolutionary, immersive production, audiences will be whisked from one city site to the next to witness the witty & whimsical tale as its cast marches through town amongst unsuspecting Barrie (more...)

Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike Close TOMORROWLAND with Vinyl Only Set of Classics!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2016

Post-Tomorrowland the internet has been alive with reactions to the gargantuan showcase set that Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike brought to proceedings at this year's 180,000 capacity festival extravaganza set in the town of Boom, Belgium. Reaffirming their title as Kings of Tomorrowland, the brothers wrapped up the show with the most watched set across the entire weekend's events! One of the standout highlights of this seismic set was their closing section, a classic vinyl only set that was an homage to the music, the records, the artists and the scene that ignited their passion for electronic music during their formative years as clubbers, and later DJs and producers in their own right. In the words of Like Mike himself “this is the sound that got us into DJing”. (more...)

PARAMOUR Cancels 4 Broadway Performances for Creative Changes
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2016

This just in - Cirque du Soleil's PARAMOUR has canceled the August 22, 24, 25, and 31 performances to make creative changes. As per the production 'True to our roots as street performers, our shows evolve over time to reflect feedback from our consumers and our creative team. ' (more...)

Opera Australia Presents New Production of AIDA on Gold Coast Beach, Sept. 21
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2016

Renowned The World Over as the most spectacular outdoor opera, Aida will be unleashed under the starry night sky, with waves lapping nearby it's the perfect setting to experience fireworks of the vocal and the pyrotechnic kind, colourful costumes and even local surf life savers getting in on the action. (more...)

Montego Glover & Harbor Lights Theater Directors Set for BROADWAY DOWNLOAD
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 1, 2016

Broadway Download, the live, weekly digital radio show, is set to welcome Tony Award-nominee Montego Glover as well as the company directors of Staten Islands' Harbor Lights Theatre Company to its broadcast. (more...)

Brisbane Writers Festival Program Announced for 2016
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2016

Brisbane Writers Festival will connect bright and curious minds -writers, artists, thinkers, innovators - for a city-wide conversation. (more...)

Phillip James Brannon to Lead 'NAT TURNER', While David Wilson Barnes, Finn Wittrock & More Join NYTW's OTHELLO
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2016

New York Theatre Workshop (NYTW) just announced full casting for the first two shows of the 2016/17 season, NAT TURNER IN JERUSALEM and OTHELLO. (more...)

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