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Broadway Love Story: The Tale of Rebecca Luker & Danny Burstein
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2016

Whether you consider it more of a reason for being alive, a way to measure the year, or proof of an enchanted evening, love is everywhere on Broadway...including offstage. In this first edition of Broadway Love Story, fall hard for FIDDLER ON THE ROOF's Danny Burstein and FUN HOME's Rebecca Luker, who explain their personal joys and trials of being a couple in the Broadway spotlight. (more...)

The Old Vic Announces New Season - Glenda Jackson Returns in KING LEAR, John Boyega in WOYZECK, ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN and More!
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2016

The Old Vic today announces Artistic Director Matthew Warchus' second season, continuing a wide-ranging programme that includes world premieres, new writing, musicals, classic revivals and The Old Vic Variety Nights. There will also be a new strand of children's programming to engage the next generation of theatregoers, demonstrating Matthew's 'something for everyone' approach. (more...)

VIDEO: Nothing But Thieves Perform 'Wake Up Call' on CONAN
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2016

On last night's CONAN, music guest Nothing But Thieves performed 'Wake Up Call' from their self-titled album. Watch the appearance below! (more...)

Zac Efron and Adam Devine Celebrate Brothers Day For MIKE AND DAVE NEED WEDDING DATES!
by Katricia Lang - May 24, 2016

Adam Devine and Zac Efron, who play the two hooligan brothers in MIKE AND DAVE NEED WEDDING DATES, encourage you to celebrate #Brothersday. (more...)

IFP Announces Narrative Selections for 2016 IFP Filmmaker Labs
by TV News Desk - May 23, 2016

The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) announced today the ten narratives selected for the 2016 IFP Filmmaker Labs, IFP's annual yearlong fellowship for first-time feature directors (more...)

VIDEO: Sibling Stars Liz and Ann Hampton Callaway Duet WICKED's 'For Good'
by Michael Dale - May 23, 2016

One's a jazz baby, the other's a Broadway baby, but when these sisters harmonize, it's a beautiful blend. (more...)

by TV Scoop - May 2, 2016

Get all the scoop on LAST CALL WITH CARSON DALY 5/2 - 5/6, airing on NBC (more...)

Life is Beautiful Music & Art Festival Unveils Spectacular 2016 Music Lineup
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2016


The Temper Trap Announce Fall Tour + Summer Release Shows
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2016

The Temper Trap's eagerly awaited third studio album Thick As Thieves is set for release June 10th on Glassnote Records. (more...)

Applied DNA Sciences Expands DNA-Marking of Prestige Cars Through Swedish Distributor
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2016


Stage West to Present WAIT UNTIL DARK, Beginning 5/26
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2016

Susan Hendrix is working hard to become self-reliant, having lost her sight fairly recently in a car wreck.  It's no easy task--but things are about to get a whole lot harder, as her apartment is invaded by some ruthless Thieves, in Jeffrey Hatcher's adaptation of the Frederick Knott thriller Wait Until Dark, beginning its 5-week run at Stage West on Thursday, May 26.  (more...)

Prayers Announce West Coast Summer Tour + New Single Feat. Kat Von D Out Now
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2016

San Diego's iconic cholo goth electronic/rock duo Prayers have announced their west coast summer tour that kicks off Thursday, June 9th. (more...)

New Actors Company Returns to Park Theatre with Sunday Readings This Month
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2016

The New Actors Company will return to Park Theatre this month, by popular demand, with a new season of Sunday Readings in the Park. The new season Rediscovering Rep runs on selected Sundays between 22 May - 24 July 2016. (more...)

National Comedy Center Acquires the Archives of Comedian George Carlin
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2016

The National Comedy Center has acquired the archives of George Carlin. The acquisition was announced last night by the comedian's daughter, Kelly Carlin, at a private event in New York hosted by the Comedy Center. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look New Esquire Series THIS IS MIKE STUD, Premiering 6/21
by TV News Desk - Mar 31, 2016

THIS IS MIKE STUD, a new eight-episode docu-series premiering Tuesday, June 21 at 10 PM ET/PT on Esquire Network, will go behind the scenes, into the hilarious and entertaining life of Mike Stud (more...)

Publicist of the Year, Rhonda Rees Launches 'Check Their Books' Campaign
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2016

Publicist of the Year, author and advocate Rhonda Rees is orchestrating a campaign to alert authors and publishers to “check their books” to correspond with World Book and Copyright Day, on April 23, 2016.  (more...)

Kauffman & Hart's ONCE IN A LIFETIME to Close Strawdog's 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2016

Strawdog Theatre Company and Artistic Director Hank Boland have announced the final main stage production in its 2015 - 2016 season and the final production to be produced at Strawdog's Broadway home for 26 years*, George S. Kauffman and Moss Hart's ONCE IN A LIFETIME, April 22 - June 4, directed by Damon Kiely, at Strawdog Theatre Company, 3829 N. Broadway St. (more...)

by TV News Desk - Mar 30, 2016

The fan-fueled third annual televised music event will feature the biggest names in entertainment, bringing the music of the iHeartRadio app to life on Sunday, April 3, live on TBS, TNT and truTV (more...)

LifeLock and Vivint Smart Home Partner to Help Consumers Protect Their Identities and Homes
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2016

LifeLock, a leading provider of identity theft protection services, and Vivint Smart Home, a leading smart home technology provider, today announced a partnership to offer new Vivint Smart Home customers a free year of a LifeLock standard membership.  (more...)

The Callaway Sisters Set for Bay Area Cabaret, 5/22
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2016

Bay Area Cabaret at the Venetian Room of the Fairmont (950 Mason Street) will conclude its 2015-2016 season welcoming back two favorites: Tony-nominated Broadway and Cabaret artists Ann Hampton Callaway and Liz Callaway in the Bay Area debut of their new show, From West Side Story to Wicked: Broadway By the Callaways, Sunday May 22 at 4:00 pm. Limited tickets remain at $55 and can be purchased at or by calling (415) 392-4400. (more...)

U2 to Receive 2016 iHeartRadio Innovator Award at iHeartRadio Music Awards
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2016

The iHeartRadio Music Awards will honor U2 with its most prestigious award of the evening, the 2016 iHeartRadio Innovator Award. (more...)

iovation Finds IRS Increases Review Time for 2015 Tax Returns to Prevent Fraudulent Refund Fulfillment
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2016


Jonathan T. Marshall Releases DO UNTO OTHERS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2016

Jonathan T. Marshall, a husband, surgeon, foreign medical missionary, traveler, Ph.D. in Theology, researcher, Christian, devoted writer and author, has completed his new book, 'Do Unto Others': a gripping and potent work about disease, death, war, love, fate, belief and strength. (more...)

JAMES FREEDMAN: MAN OF STEAL to Hit the Road for UK Tour, This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2016

Following its West End debut, the acclaimed one-man show JAMES FREEDMAN: MAN OF STEAL takes to the road in June for a limited run…catch him if you can! (more...)

Jason Derulo to Host iHeartRadio Music Awards; Full List of Nominees!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2016

The fan-fueled third annual iHeartRadio Music Awards will be hosted by Jason Derulo on Sunday, April 3, bringing the music of the iHeartRadio app to life at the historic fabulous Forum in Los Angeles. (more...)

by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2016

SANTA ROSA, Calif., March 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ A timely new book The Abolition of Cash: America's $660 BillionBurden discusses 'the staggering damages that America suffers from a payment system it no longer needs.' (more...)

Scoop: LAST CALL WITH CARSON DALY 3/14 - 3/18 on NBC
by TV Scoop - Mar 14, 2016

Get all the scoop on LAST CALL WITH CARSON DALY 3/14 - 3/18, airing on NBC (more...)

BWW Review: THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM Returns With A Rollicking And Sexy Revival
by Michael Dale - Mar 13, 2016

Alfred Uhry and Robert Waldman's Mississippi musical steals hearts with style. (more...)

Lookingglass Sets 2016 Summer Camps
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2016

Lookingglass Theatre Company, now in its 18th year of offering premier summer camps, continues registration for all 2016 camp programs. Lookingglass Education and Community Programs offer summer camps that feature a broad variety and depth of programming designed to offer a unique theatrical experience for all. Lookingglass summer camps instruct students through ensemble-based techniques of transformation, adaptation and invention, instilling self-esteem and confidence in every student. Students develop strong theatrical skills by working with stories from a variety of genres, as well as create new work.   (more...)

Scoop: HAWAII FIVE-0 on CBS - Friday, April 1, 2016
by TV Scoop - Mar 10, 2016

Get all the scoop on HAWAII FIVE-0, airing on CBS on Friday, April 1, 2016! (more...)

BWW Review: Punchy Characters And Catchy Tunes Carry The Show In OLIVER!
by Jenny Taylor Moodie - Apr 9, 2016

BWW Review: BWW Review: Punchy Characters And Catchy Tunes Carry The Show In OLIVER! (more...)

Ovation to Premiere Season Two of RAIDERS OF THE LOST ART, 5/11
by TV News Desk - Apr 7, 2016

After a successful co-production partnership in 2014, Ovation TV and 3DD Productions have reunited for another season of RAIDERS OF THE LOST ART. (more...)

The Loctote Industrial Bag Company Launches 'The Flak Sack' Drawstring Backpack on Kickstarter
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2016

The LOCTOTE INDUSTRIAL BAG COMPANY launched a product on Kickstarter on April 5th that solves a problem faced daily by active people all over the world - where to put personal items and valuables like a wallet, purse, electronics, keys, jewelry, and passport when they cannot be in direct control or in a constant field of vision. When left behind, even when hidden in a coat pocket, shoe, or typical purse or backpack, these items are an easy target for Thieves. (more...)

Photo Flash: Stephen Adly Guirgis Reads, Signs Plays at The Drama Book Shop with Bobby Cannavale and More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2016

On Tuesday, April 5th, Theatre Communications Group (TCG) presented 'An Evening with Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis,' author of the hit Broadway play The Motherf***er with the Hat, which featured a reading of excerpts from several of his plays, a discussion, and signing of his newly published play, Between Riverside and Crazy, for which he received the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, at the Drama Book Shop in New York, now celebrating its 99th year. Scroll down for photos from the event! (more...)

RUNNIN' ON EMPTY to Return to LPR Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2016

RUNNIN' ON EMPTY with Yotam Tubul & Lisa Franklin is back at LPR on April 14th, featuring: Giulia Rozzi, Ana Fabrega, Farah Brook, Josh Bates, Nadia Pinder, and Will Ruehle. (more...)

Eliza Transitions To Elijah In Transgender Themed PYGMALION, Staged by Always Love Lucy Theatre
by Michael Dale - Apr 5, 2016

The company's producing artistic director Saima Huq will take on the role of Eliza/Elijah. (more...)

Transgender Take on PYGMALION Set for Brief Run Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2016

The Off Broadway company, Always Love Lucy Theatre, has announced that it will present a bold new staging of George Bernard Shaw's PYGMALION, a classic tale of transformation, that will in this production spotlight the issue of Transgender identity - at a time when voices in support of trans rights are increasingly heard across the nation and the globe. The production will run 5 performances only, May 4 - May 8 at Theatre 54@ Shetler Studios, 244 West 54th Street, 12th Floor. (more...)

MAE DAY Wins 'Pick of the Flicks' at 2016 Garden State Film Festival
by TV News Desk - Apr 5, 2016

Mae Day, a short film created by the New York Film Shop, won the highly coveted 'Pick of the Flicks' award at the 2016 Garden State Film Festival. The award was presented during Sunday's highly-anticipated black tie awards ceremony in Atlantic City, NJ. (more...)

Peter Miles Releases SWAN PRINCE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2016

Author Peter Miles believes that fairytales are not for young readers only and that adults can enjoy a happy-ever-after story too, every now and then. His latest publication, 'Swan Prince' (published by Xlibris AU), is his fairy story offer to those who, like him, wants to traverse and revel in the rich recesses of their imagination. (more...)

Tony-Award Nominee & Emmy Award-Winner Liz Callaway Makes San Diego Debut at Martinis Above Fourth on 5/10
by Louisa Brady - Apr 30, 2016

Martinis Above Fourth Table + Stage, in association with Chris Isaacson Presents, is thrilled to present Emmy Award-winner and Tony Award-nominee Liz Callaway as she makes her San Diego debut at MA4 to celebrate the West Coast release of her latest CD, The Essential Liz Callaway, on Tuesday, May 10 at 8PM. (more...)

Liz Callaway Set for Rubicon Theatre Company's Broadway Musical Concert Series
by Adam Jay - Apr 27, 2016

Rubicon Theatre Company is pleased to present the sensational Broadway icon LIZ CALLAWAY in her stellar cabaret act as the third offering in the annual Janet and Mark L. Goldenson Broadway Musical Concert Series. A Tony® Nominee and Emmy Award-winning actress, singer and recording artist, LIZ CALLAWAY's cabaret features her favorite Broadway show tunes, songs from movie musicals and pop hits from the 1960s. Having performed to rave reviews at venues from New York's Rainbow & Stars and Metropolitan Room, to the Donmar Warehouse in London, LIZ CALLAWAY brings her crystal-clear Broadway belt to Ventura for three performances only, Saturday,May 7 at 2 and 8 p.m. and Sunday, May 8 at 2 p.m. (more...)

Jimmy Buffett, Aerosmith & More to Make Waves At KAABOO Del Mar 2016
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2016

Get excited for KAABOO Del Mar's second year music announcement! The 'mix-perience' of a lifetime, presented in partnership with Mercedes-Benz USA, is returning to the world-famous Del Mar Racetrack & Fairgrounds in Del Mar (San Diego), CA for our second outing, September 16-18, 2016. (more...)

Liz Callaway to Celebrate New 'ESSENTIAL' Album in LA and San Diego
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2016

Chris Isaacson Presents has announced the engagement for Liz Callaway: THE ESSENTIAL LIZ CALLAWAY, coming to the Catalina Bar & Grill, 6725 Sunset Bl, Hollywood, Calif., for an exclusive, one-night-only engagement on May 9 at 8:30 PM, celebrating the West Coast release of her newest CD. (more...)

Murder Mystery Classic LAURA to Play Stoneham Theatre This May
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2016

Everyone is a suspect in the murder of Laura Hunt, an irresistibly attractive business woman trying to make her way in the world of advertising. A hard-boiled detective on the case becomes infatuated with her portrait after reading her memoirs, but her closest friends don't trust him. The twists and turns of this film noir classic, adapted for the stage, will have you guessing whodunit. (more...)

BWW Review: CARMEN at Lyric Opera Of Kansas City
by Alan Portner - Apr 26, 2016

Lyric Opera brings great singers together for memorable production of Bizet's Carmen (more...)

Encryption Dialogue is About Security vs. Security, says CTA
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2016


Pitchfork Premieres PRAYERS 'Black Leather' Video (ft. Kat Von D)
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2016

Following the reveal of new single “Black Leather” ft. Kat Von D (out today) via Zane Lowe's Beats 1, earlier this week, San Diego's iconic cholo goth electronic/rock duo, Prayers, drop the official “Black Leather” video (more...)

Trevor Noah, Lewis Black, And Brian Regan Headline 2016 Lucille Ball Comedy Festival In Jamestown, NY
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2016

JAMESTOWN, N.Y., April 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ National Comedy Center, Inc., the first cultural institution dedicated entirely to the celebration of comedy,announces the lineup for the 2016 Lucille Ball Comedy Festival, August 47, in Jamestown, NY. Headlining this year's festival is Comedy Central's 'Daily Show' host Trevor Noah, the king of the rant Lewis Black, and one of this country's premier comedians, Brian Regan. Festival highlights also include a moderated discussion with the Farrelly Brothers and Kliph Nesteroff, the critically-acclaimed Story Pirates kids-comedy troupe, and Comedy Late Night. (more...)

WANTED! Meet The Real-Life Bandits of THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM's Natchez Trace
by Michael Dale - Apr 12, 2016

A quartet of WANTED posters tell of the dangers of that Mississippi trail. (more...)

36th Annual Los Angeles Times Book Prizes Announces Winners
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2016

Tonight, the 36th annual Los Angeles Times Book Prizes, which recognize outstanding literary achievement in 10 categories across traditional and emerging genres, were awarded at the University of Southern California's iconic Bovard Auditorium. James Patterson received the Innovator's Award, in recognition of his cutting-edge contributions to literature and literacy efforts; Juan Felipe Herrera was honored with the Robert Kirsch Award for lifetime achievement. A complete list of this year's Book Prizes winners follows. (more...)

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