BWW Interview: KHASAN BRAILSFORD
by Olga El - Jun 9, 2016

Khasan Brailsford is a professional dancer who's worked with mega stars such as Beyoncé, Rihanna, Katy Perry and more. He has toured the world with these artists and he has been featured in shows such as the MTV Music Awards, Dancing with the Stars and Ellen. (more...)

Wienerschnitzel Celebrates 55 Years With 55-Cent Hot Dogs
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2016

Wienerschnitzel, Home of America's Favorite Chili Dog, is slashing the price of three classic hot dogs to 55-cents each in celebration of the company's 55th anniversary. All day long on Monday, July 11, hot dog-lovers can enjoy Wienerschnitzel's famous original Chili Dog, Mustard Dog, or Kraut Dog for less than half the everyday price! (more...)

Photo Coverage: In the Recording Studio with the Cast of PARAMOUR!
by Walter McBride - Jun 30, 2016

Cirque du Soleil and RED, a Sony distribution company, recently announced that the Broadway cast album of PARAMOUR will be released later this summer. The album will contain songs and selections from the show, including material by Bob & Bill and Andreas Carlsson. (more...)

VIDEO: The Jazzy Hollywood Love Triangle of Cirque du Soleil's PARAMOUR
by Michael Dale - Jun 29, 2016

Cirque du Soleil's first Broadway musical tells a tale of romance and dreams of movie stardom. (more...)

Cirque Du Soleil's PARAMOUR to Tumble Into the Recording Studio
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2016

Cirque du Soleil and RED, a Sony distribution company, announced today that the Broadway cast album of PARAMOUR will be recorded on June 29 and 30 to be released later this summer. The album will contain songs and selections from the show, including material by Bob & Bill and Andreas Carlsson. (more...)

Jane Lee Hooker, Ellen Kaye, Vernon Reid and More Set for The Iridium This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2016

Coming up at The Iridium are: NYC's all-women blues band JANE LEE HOOKER on July 23; ELLEN KAYE with UK guitarist PAUL ROSE and Ethan Fein and the LiveIt!LIVE Band on July 26; VERNON REID POWER TRIO on July 29; and soul singer/songwriter/guitarist RAUL MIDON on September 24 & 25. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - Harvey Fierstein, Sam Shepard and More Featured in La MaMa's New Digital Collections
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2016

The Archives of La MaMa just launched La MaMa's Digital Collections Website (catalog.lamama.org). Its development was made possible by a generous 'hidden archival collections' grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources. The site, which premieres on June 27, 2016 as part of La MaMa's 55th anniversary season, is freely available for use by artists, scholars, educators, and the interested public. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the collection! (more...)

ClassLink and Mackin Partner To Leverage Open Tech Standards
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2016

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Photo Coverage: The Eighth New York International Piano Competition Held at Manhattan School of Music
by Stephen Sorokoff - Jun 26, 2016

Unlike those TV competitions which have arguable talent and hyped elimination dramatics, The Eighth New York International Piano Competition presented by The Stecher Horowitz Foundation is just the opposite.  From June 19-24 at The Manhattan School of Music, twenty two phenomenally talented young pianists ages 16-21 from around the world made some of the greatest music one can hear - and and they all won. (more...)

Capathia Jenkins Set for Trent Armand Kendall's Broadway Download on 6/29
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2016

Capathia Jenkins is a Brooklyn-born actress who most recently starred as 'Medda' in the hit Disney production of Newsies' on Broadway. She made her debut in The Civil War, where she created the role of Harriet Jackson. She starred in the Off-Broadway 2000 revival of Godspell, where she wowed audiences with her stirring rendition of 'Turn Back, O Man'. She returned to Broadway in The Look of Love and was critically acclaimed for her performances of the Bacharach/David hits. Ms. Jenkins then created the roles of 'The Washing Machine' in Caroline, Or Change and 'Frieda May' in Martin Short-Fame becomes me where she sang 'Stop the Show' and brought the house down every night. (more...)

HTY Receives Grant for Marshall Islands Theatre Collaboration
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2016

?Honolulu Theatre for Youth has been awarded a $5000 ON the ROAD grant from the Theatre Communications Group's Global Connections program, supported by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.  (more...)

Puppet Founder and CEO, Luke Kanies, Named EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2016 Software Award Winner in the Pacific Northwest
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2016

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BEAUTIFUL National Tour Coming to The Smith Center This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2016

Producers Paul Blake and Sony/ATV Music Publishing are thrilled to announce that the Tony and Grammy Award-winning Broadway sensation BEAUTIFUL - THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL, about the early life and career of the legendary and groundbreaking singer-songwriter, will make its Las Vegas premiere at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts for two weeks, Sept. 20 - Oct. 2, 2016. (more...)

Global telecommunications executives capitalize on digital convergence via cross-sector alliances and M&A
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2016

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OT Chosen by STET and GIE-CB as Their Exclusive Partner to Roll out Mobile Payment in France
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2016

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BEAUTIFUL Coming to San Diego's Civic Theatre This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2016

Producers Paul Blake and Sony/ATV Music Publishing announce that the Tony & Grammy Award-winning Broadway hit Beautiful-The Carole King Musical, about the early life and career of the legendary and groundbreaking singer/songwriter, will make its San Diego premiere at The Civic Theatre for 1 week, August 2-7. To purchase tickets, visit broadwaysd.com or call 619-570-1100. (more...)

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK & More Windham Theatre Guild's 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2016

The Windham Theatre announces the great line-up of shows coming up in the Burton Leavitt Theatre, 779 Main Street, Willimantic for the 2016-2017 Season that kicks off this summer. (more...)

Sheryl Lee Ralph and Kathy Brier Set for Broadway Download on 6/22
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2016

The original 'Dream' Sheryl Lee Ralph and Hairspray's Kathy Brier are the guests for this week's TRENT ARMAND KENDALL Broadway Download, a new entertainment based digital radio show co-hosted by Richard E. Waits, every Wednesday, 5:00-5:55 PM. www.cityworldradio.com (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWWOperaWorld.com for 6/12/2016 - 6/19/2016
by BWW - Jun 19, 2016

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MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000 Announces Global Licensing and Merchandising Opportunities
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2016

Popular entertainment brand and cult-hit comedy series MYSTERY SCIENCE THEATER 3000 (MST3K) soars into Licensing Expo 2016 (June 21-23) with global licensing and merchandising opportunities. (more...)

Ernst & Young Announces SMS Assist CEO Mike Rothman Named EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2016 Technology Award Winner in the Midwest
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2016

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New York City Opera to Perform FLORENCIA EN EL AMAZONAS at Lincoln Center
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2016

For people The World Over, New York City represents the epicenter of arts and culture. With its renowned theatres and concert halls, attending a performance in the city often comes with a level of reverence and expectation. Countless artistic innovations, movements, even entire genres can trace their roots back to the city that never sleeps. Next week, New York City audiences can add to this the experience a cutting-edge opera production that was conceptualized and created in the globally creative city of Nashville, Tennessee. (more...)

Marin Theatre Company Sets 2016-17 Family Series
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2016

This fall, Marin Theatre Company unleashes their 2016-17 Family Series season with tales of growing up, friendship, and self discovery. Kicking off its second Family Series Season of Theatre for Young Audiences (TYA) plays is writer and performer Jim Napolitano with his original shadow puppet story, Father Goose's Tales. Next up are three fully self-produced TYA productions: an adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's engrossing The Jungle Book by Greg Banks, Hans Christian Andersen's classic tale, The Snow Queen, adapted by Mike Kenny, and Brendan Murray's endearing rendition of Hare and Tortoise. (more...)

Former U.S. Government Overseas Officer Releases New Memoir
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2016

Nasty, Brutish, and Short, a memoir by Todd Millick, a former U.S. government officer, was published in June 2016. The book is a collection of irreverent essays about twenty years of life overseas. In the book, the author no longer holds his tongue or bites his lip about his experiences-which means it's payback time. He now speaks his mind about all the strange people and places he has encountered around The World Over the last two decades. (more...)

Cemtrex Comments on India's Intent to Ratify Paris Climate Agreement
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2016

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ORPHEUS IN THE UNDERWORLD Arrives at Rockdale Opera Company
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2016

With an original libretto by Hector Cremieux and Ludovac Halevy and now directed by Ralph Bott and orchestrated by Jon Smith, this version is based on 2nd version, of 1874. The sub-title is Opera Feerie which translates as "extravaganza", and in 1874 it was an absolute extravaganza. The cast was comprised of 42 named principals; 100 choristers (men, women and children), and sufficient dancers for four Grand Ballets (10 Principals, 16 corphees and 60 dames des corps de ballet) … A grand total of 228 performers Offenbach's comic, bitingly satirical, witty and occasionally "naughty" parody of the tragic Orpheus legend involving the Mount Olympus Gods of classical Greek mythology is a farcical, merry romp that has delighted audiences The World Over since its Paris premiere in 1858. (more...)

Diane Arbus Exhibit to Feature More Than 100 Photographs of Most Influential Artists of the 20th Century at The Met Breuer, 7/12
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2016

As part of the inaugural season at The Met Breuer, diane arbus: in the beginning will open on July 12, featuring more than 100 photographs that together will redefine one of the most influential and provocative artists of the 20th century. This landmark exhibition will highlight never-before-seen early work of Diane Arbus (1923-71), focusing on the first seven years of her career, from 1956 to 1962-the period in which she developed the idiosyncratic style and approach for which she has been recognized, praised, criticized, and copied The World Over. (more...)

Porsches' 'Blood To A Shark' Out Now on Sweat It Out
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2016

Sydney-based duo Porsches today share their new single “Blood To A Shark” out now on Sweat It Out. (more...)

BWW Review: ANTHONY DE MARE Brings Majesty and Mastery for THE LIAISONS PROJECT at Hayes Theatre
by Brodie Paparella - Jul 5, 2016

We've all felt the sensation where we talk fondly about artistic legends from our time only to discover someone younger or of another genre having no idea and genuinely concerning you that your icons might be lost someday entirely, and what a sad day that would be. That's where absolute miracle artists like Anthony de Mare come in, reinventing and reimagining this legendary work to renew its life, transform it to become relevant to new and broadening audiences as he has done with the work of Stephen Sondheim for The Liaisons Project. (more...)

Emily Skinner & Alice Ripley Set for Trent Armand Kendall's Broadway Download on 7/6
by BWW News Desk - Jul 3, 2016

Nearly 20 years ago Broadway fell in love with the spellbinding Emily Skinner and Alice Ripley as Daisy and Violet Hilton; conjoined twins and unlikely starlets in the moody and romantic original 1997 production of SIDE SHOW by Bill Russell and Dreamgirls composer Henry Krieger, directed by Robert Longbottom.  Skinner and Ripley have enjoyed Broadway success and acclaim, each in their own right, as well as thriving concert and recording careers. The ladies will talk work, play, friendship, family and the phenomenon that led to their remarkable joint Tony Nomination. (more...)

BWW Review: MAMMA MIA, Birmingham Hippodrome, 30 June 2016
by Emma Cann - Jul 3, 2016

Every year, the Birmingham Hippodrome bring a blockbuster West End musical to the UK's second city; a brilliant tradition eclipsed only in size and scale by their annual pantomime. Their 2016 offering is Mamma Mia, bringing the azure blue skies of Greece to the typically grey British summer in Birmingham. (more...)

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...)

The Tallis Scholars to Perform at Arts Centre Melbourne
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2016

This November, one of the most famous and best-loved early music vocal ensembles in the world, The Tallis Scholars, will perform a sublime program of Renaissance masters alongside works from the world's greatest living composers of sacred choral music in the opulent confines of Hamer Hall. (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...)

BEAUTIFUL National Tour to Make Orange County Premiere at Segerstrom Center
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2016

Producers Paul Blake and Sony/ATV Music Publishing announce that the Tony & Grammy Award-winning Broadway hit Beautiful-The Carole King Musical, about the early life and career of the legendary and groundbreaking singer/songwriter, will make its Orange County premiere at Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa October 4 - 16, 2016. (more...)

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