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West side of Broadway between 32nd & 33rd

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Based on the play Smilin' Through by Allen Langdon Martin and Jane Cowl


NNPN/Curious Theatre Company Announce the World Premiere of THE LUCKIEST PEOPLE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2017

National New Play Network, the country's alliance of nonprofit theaters that champions the development, production, and continued life of new plays, announces The Luckiest People by Meridith Friedman as its 69th Rolling World Premiere. (more...)

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Returns to Harris Theater for Seventh Season of Ongoing Residency
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2017

Last night, Co-Artistic Director of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Wu Han, announced the seventh season of the society's residency at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance from the stage. The 2017-2018 CMS season promises a revolving multi-generational and international roster of the world's finest chamber musicians which enables CMS to continue to present chamber music of every instrumentation, style, and historical period. (more...)

Get Your Giggle on with Stand Up Comic Keith Barany at CRT Downtown
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2017

Who doesn't need a laugh in an upstate New York winter? It's the perfect time to get your giggle on when Cortland Repertory Theatre Downtown welcomes stand-up comedian KEITH BARANY on Saturday, March 18 at 7:30 PM. (more...)

The Amazing Kreskin to Perform at Comedy Works
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2017

The Amazing Kreskin will appear at Comedy Works Comedy Club. Looking for Something Amazing To Do? Come spend your Friday Night with Comedy Works and be amazed by The Amazing Kreskin.  Enjoy a night of drinks, laughter and food. (more...)

Master P. Endorses 'imberly D. Worthy Children Books
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2017

Superstar Entrepreneur, Rapper and Mogul 'Master P,' has given his seal of approval for the 'Poetry Is Not Just Rhyming' Children Book Volumes, Authored by Kimberly D. Worthy. The Atlanta Native met privately with the New Orleans Legend in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he dispensed his incomparable knowledge about the Music Industry, Business Strategies, and Life Lessons. Afterwards, the two discussed the Children Book Volumes and 'Master P., ' also known as Percy Miller, stated that he is passionate about educating the youth and is all for positive reinforcements and enjoys the messages from the book. 'I was very grateful that Master P took the time to learn about the Poetry Is Not Just Rhyming Brand and also to learn about my Children's Television Pilot called Poetry and Life. He really showed interest and requested that I provide him with further information on the current projects that I am working on for possible collaborations. Being that I have been a fan of his for many years, the thought of working with him is beyond amazing!' stated Kimberly. To conclude the meeting, 'Master P' recorded a Promo Drop with Kimberly, encouraging fans to go out and purchase their copies of the 'Poetry Is Not Just Rhyming' Book Volumes. To view the video, follow the link: https://youtu.be/sEdpTY9LTo0 To purchase the Volumes of 'Poetry Is Not Just Rhyming,' follow the link: https://www.amazon.com/Kimberly-D.-Worthy/e/B00MRS3ZQE About Kimberly D. Worthy Kimberly D. Worthy is an Author, Actress, Television Producer and Media Personality. She resides in Atlanta, Ga., loves traveling and all things creative. To learn more about Kimberly D. Worthy, visit www.kimberlydworthy.com or poetryandlife.com. About Denise S'llure Publishing Company, LLC Denise S'llure Publishing Company, LLC is an established Company based out of Atlanta, Ga. The company originated solely as a Publishing Company for Written Works, but Through the Years has evolved into other areas, including Marketing and Television Production. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

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Lyric Opera Presents An Afternoon Of Music With Lawrence Brownlee And Eric Owens, 4/9
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2017

Lyric Opera is excited to present an afternoon of glorious music with Lawrence Brownlee and Eric Owens in Recitalon Sunday, April 9 at 3pm. Tenor Lawrence Brownlee and bass-baritone Eric Owens, who have both earned critical and audience praise internationally and in Lyric productions, will share their talents, artistry, and exciting range of repertoire. Lyric Opera is excited to present an afternoon of glorious music with Lawrence Brownlee and Eric Owens in Recitalon Sunday, April 9 at 3pm. Tenor Lawrence Brownlee and bass-baritone Eric Owens, who have both earned critical and audience praise internationally and in Lyric productions, will share their talents, artistry, and exciting range of repertoire. (more...)

The East Coast Comicon Welcomes The Amazing Kreskin!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2017

The Amazing Kreskin will appear at The East Coast Comicon. The festival will take place at the Meadowlands Expo Center in Secaucus, New Jersey. If you make comics or collect comics this event is for you. (more...)

Growing Convenience Store Chain Ideal Market Announces Launch of Website
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

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Heather Villarreal Releases 'Fit Kids Make Happy Kids'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Heather Villarreal, a healthcare professional of over twenty years, currently working as an Emergency Room Registered Nurse, has completed her new book 'Fit Kids Make Happy Kids': a motivating and educational work on the crucial importance of a balanced diet and physical exercise for the heath of growing bodies and minds. (more...)

VIDEO: Geffen Playhouse Remembers
by Stage Tube - Mar 24, 2017

The Geffen Playhouse in Los Angeles remembers productions Through the Years. From renowned shows of American classics and new plays to Education and Community Programs that extend the joy of live theater well beyond its four walls, the Geffen Playhouse is a lively hub and vital force within the cultural life of Los Angeles. (more...)

GTA's RAVEN AND THE NIGHTINGALE Artfully Explores Greek Seer's Struggle to Change the Future
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

In an ancient world rocked with the horrors of destruction and the wrath of the Gods, the remarkable women of the Trojan War fight off madness to save their home and family. The GTA Discovery Series brings to life a lesser known but powerful story of this mythic conflict with The Raven and the Nightingale, an original Greek tragedy by Gay H. Hammond. The production opens April 6-9 at Brenau's Theatre on the Square, 301 Main St. SE, Gainesville. (more...)

CBS Sports' Verne Lundquist to Visit CBS SUNDAY MORNING, 3/26
by TV News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

Sportscasters rehearse calling big moments over and over in their heads, but few ever get the chance to make a call that will echo Through the Years. CBS Sports' Verne Lundquist is one of the lucky ones, who, in a career spanning 50-plus years, has made some of the most memorable calls for a variety of sports from football to figure skating. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Vicki Lewis in GYPSY at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

Let us entertain you with one of America's most beloved classic musicals! March brings the dazzling stage hit Gypsy to the Maltz Jupiter Theatre's stage. Inspired by the memoirs of the legendary burlesque performer Gypsy Rose Lee, this story follows the dreams and efforts of a powerhouse stage mother to get her two daughters into show business. Scroll down for a first look at Vicki Lewis and more in action! (more...)

Steven Pasquale Set for Laurence Maslon's BROADWAY TO MAIN STREET This Weekend on NPR
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

A generous grant from the Ira and Leonore Gershwin Trusts Philanthropic Fund in the amount of $10,000 has been awarded to support the "Broadway to Main Street" program hosted by Laurence Maslon which airs Sundays at 3PM on NPR affiliate NY/Long Island station WPPB/88.3FM. (more...)

THE GONG SHOW Host Chuck Barris Dies at Age 87
by TV News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

Chuck Barris, perhaps best known as the host of the wacky TV talent competition 'The Gong Show'and creator of 'The Dating Game' and 'The Newlywed Game,' passed away Tuesday, March 21st (more...)

Judith Mitchell, Florida Children's Theatre to Receive 2017 Special Carbonell Awards
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2017

As the South Florida theater community prepares for the 41st annual Carbonell Awards, one of the most anticipated features of the April 3rd ceremony, the recipients of the prestigious George Abbott Award, and Ruth Foreman Award, have been announced. (more...)

THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME and More Highlight Garden Theatre's 10th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2017

The Garden Theatre, located at 160 West Plant Street in historic Winter Garden, is pleased to announce the 2017 - 2018 Theatre Season, running from September 2017 - May 2018. (more...)

GYPSY, FRANKENSTEIN, A CHORUS LINE and More Set for Theater Works' 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2017

Theater Works 2017-18 season sees the return of lauded composers, masterful writers and classic tales come to life. (more...)

Vicki Lewis to Star in GYPSY at Maltz Jupiter Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2017

Let us entertain you with one of America's most beloved classic musicals! (more...)

40th Season Brings New Name And Summer Line-up To Pittsburgh Festival Opera   
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Pittsburgh Festival Opera is the new name of Western Pennsylvania's innovative and nimble opera company, formerly known as Opera Theater of Pittsburgh. Now an acclaimed American summer opera festival, Pittsburgh Festival Opera's rebranding celebrates the four-decade history of the organization and positions the company as it expands to a six-week season in multiple venues in 2017. (more...)

Matt Pond PA Releases New Video 'Force of Nature' With KCRW
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

Matt Pond PA has shared their new video for 'Force of Nature', from the recently released album Winter Lives. Formed by the prolific songwriter Matt Pond, Matt Pond PA will soon tour the West coast in support of their new album. (more...)

Porter Carroll, Jr. Explores the Evolution of Cabaret at The Metropolitan Room.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

Porter Carroll, Jr. Singer, songwriter, drummer, percussionist and founder of Newban (later changing it's name is Atlantic Starr), the Rhythm and Blues hit machine from the 70's and 80's. As a drummer and one of four singers/creator of Atlantic Starr, Porter helped make hits that made the group and it's amazing vocals and energetic performances famous world wide. He has worked with chart topping recording artists Through the Years including Shania Twain, Spyro Gyra, Melba Moore, Donny Osmond, Michael Bolton, Howard Hewett, Marion Meadows and Bob Baldwin. Porter has also worked as a composer for Sony Publishing, where he evoked the heart of R & B and pop with thought provoking song arrangements, of which top artists like Luther Vandross and The Temptations have covered his much sought after compositions.  (more...)

Ann Kittredge Returns to the Metropolitan Room
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

After wowing the audience at her sold-out premiere in November, actress and singer Ann Kittredge returns to the legendary Metropolitan Room for two more performances this spring with her show Ann Kittredge: It's About Time. (more...)

Bank of Charles Town and The Old Opera House Theatre Company present THE SAVANNAH SIPPING SOCIETY
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

Four Southern women are drawn together by Fate-and an impromptu happy hour-and decide it's time to reclaim the enthusiasm for life they've lost Through the Years. Randa, a perfectionist, has no life and no idea how to get one. Dot, still reeling from her husband's demise, faces the unsettling prospect of starting a new life all alone. Boisterous Marlafaye has come to town in the wake of losing her husband to a 23-year-old dental hygienist. Also new to town, Jinx, who offers her services as a life coach for these women. (more...)

RISE OF THE PHOENIX: The 2017 Spotlight-On Festival Headed to The Wild Project
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

The Founder of the New York Theater Festival returns with RISE OF THE PHOENIX: The 2017 Spotlight-On Festival, running April 17 - 30 at The Wild Project, 195 East 3rd Street, NYC. (more...)

March Features Explosive Lineup Blue Note Hawaii
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

The March lineup at Blue Note Hawaii, the state's premier venue for the world's most celebrated artists, kicks off with local soulful songwriter, Ron Artis II & The Truth, the Waikiki Edition of Revive the Live and Austin favorite Sharon Bourbonnais. Comedy is king when local funnyman Andy Bumatai graces the stage. Blue Note Hawaii welcomes back one of its favorite artists, jazz guitarist Earl Klugh, followed by groundbreaking Japanese jazz pianist Hiromi, joined on drums by the incomparable Simon Phillips (TOTO, The Who, Judas Priest) and the legendary Blood, Sweat & Tears. Other fantastic shows include a Tribute to Chuck Mangione with Mike Lewis and Friends, Tak Matsumoto with Daniel Ho, Willie K, the Hotclub of Hulaville in an evening of Gypsy Jazz with a Tribute to Django Reinhardt, the Steve Kimock Band, and the 25th Anniversary of the original Hawaiian Style Band. (more...)

ESPN's THE UNDEFEATED Names Lisa Wilson Senior Editor for Sports
by TV News Desk - Feb 27, 2017

THE UNDEFEATED, ESPN's multiplatform initiative for sports, race and culture, has named Lisa Wilson its new senior editor for sports. (more...)

Charlottesville Opera/Ash Lawn Opera Launches 40th Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Charlottesville Opera, the newly renamed Ash Lawn Opera, kicks off its fortieth anniversary season on March 23 and 24 with the East Coast premiere of Middlemarch in Spring, presented in collaboration with the Virginia Festival of the Book. (more...)

BWW Interview: DANIEL C. LEVINE in Ridgefield
by Sherry Shameer Cohen - Feb 13, 2017

Behind the scenes with Broadway dancers. (more...)

BWW Interview: Bill Bellamy, Chante Moore, LisaRaye McCoy, Carl Anthony Payne of MARRIED BUT SINGLE TOO at Music Hall Center
by Katie Laban - Feb 13, 2017

I had the chance to sit down with Bill Bellamy, Chante Moore, LisaRaye McCoy and most of the cast of Married But Single Too including writer, director, and producer, Je'Caryous Johnson, of the original stage play, Married But Single, for a round table discussion. What ensued was lengthy, but hilarious discussion about love, life, and, of course, Detroit. (more...)

Ashley Warren Shares TOOTHPICK LEGS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

The new novel, 'Toothpick Legs' (published by Archway Publishing), by Ashley Warren tells the story of a young woman reminiscing about what school dances, slumber parties, spelling bees and Valentine's Day were like for her as a preteen. (more...)

THE BIG BROADCAST! Returns to Mount Holyoke College's Chapin Auditorium on 3/5
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

The Jazz Ensembles of Mount Holyoke College present the 12th edition of The Big Broadcast! on Sunday, March 5 at 2PM & 7PM at Chapin Auditorium, Mount Holyoke College, in South Hadley, MA. Created and directed by Mark Gionfriddo, who is also onstage as "Matt Morgan", The Big Broadcast!  is a re-creation of a live 1940's radio show featuring the Mount Holyoke College Big Band, Vocal Jazz, and Chamber Jazz Ensembles performing well-known tunes from the swing era and the American songbook. WWLP-TV meteorologist Brian Lapis is emcee "Fred Kelley" for his 10th consecutive season. (more...)

See What's On this Month at the Wild Project
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2017

Avant Media's Tangets Series, NY No Limits Film Series, The CURRENT SESSIONS, and Spotlight On fest included the East Village venue's April programming. (more...)

Master P Endorses Author Kimberly D. Worthy Children Books
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2017

Superstar Entrepreneur, Rapper and Mogul 'Master P,' has given his seal of approval for the 'Poetry Is Not Just Rhyming' Children Book Volumes, Authored by Kimberly D. Worthy. (more...)

Broadway Palm Announces 25th Anniversary Season!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2017

Broadway Palm is proud to announce its 25th Anniversary Season which includes eight main stage productions, five productions in The Off Broadway Palm, four Children's Theatre productions (TBA), and five concerts. Individual tickets go on sale June 1, 2017.  (more...)

Former NBA All-Star Jayson Williams Launches New Treatment and Wellness Center
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2017

Williams is widely known by many for his several successful seasons playing in the NBA. He was selected by the Phoenix Suns in the 1990 NBA Draft. Thereafter, he was sent to the Philadelphia 76ers and after two seasons, found a home with the New Jersey Nets. Williams became one of the NBA's top rebounders, leading the league in offensive rebounds in 97'-98'. That same year, he went on to play in the 1998 NBA All-Star Game. (more...)

Doritos Rocks Out With GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 2 Soundtrack Release
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2017

The galactic beats are dropping once more…snackable style. Through a collaboration with Marvel Studios' GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 2, Doritos, one of the marquee brands from PepsiCo's Frito-Lay division, is helping introduce the world – and galaxy – to the hotly anticipated film soundtrack. (more...)

Doritos Rocks Out With 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2' for Out-of-this-World Soundtrack Release
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2017

The galactic beats are dropping once moresnackable style. (more...)

BWW Interview: Emmy-Award Winner William Daniels Talks Playing Mr. Feeny, KITT & Dr. Craig
by Kevin Pollack - Apr 20, 2017

Many fans may remember William Daniels from TV on shows like Boy Meets World (Mr. George Feeny), St. Elsewhere (Dr. Craig), Night Rider (KITT) and the Broadway cast and film of the first historical musical of our founding fathers, 1776 (John Adams). (more...)

(313) to the (514): Music Hall's presents 4th Annual Choreography Expo 4/29
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2017

Music Hall celebrates the ingenuity of choreography with its 4th annual Choreography Expo, (313) to the (514)  featuring the study of creative back and forth between Detroit and Montreal on Saturday, April 29th at 8PM. (more...)

WHITE RABBIT TALES, ENTERTAINING MR. SLOANE and More Coming Up This Spring at the wild project
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2017

The wild project has just announced its current and upcoming spring lineup. Scroll down for details! (more...)

BWW Review: Paula Vogel and Rebecca Taichman's Thrilling INDECENT Recalls A Case of Broadway Censorship
by Michael Dale - Apr 19, 2017

Passion, as it applies to the need to create and communicate through artistic endeavors, is a word that can be overused. Certainly countless numbers derive immense pleasure from their participation in the arts, and may even feel an uncontrollable need for it. But to continue on despite the risk of losing your freedom, or even being killed for it... that is a display of passion. (more...)

Alfred Molina to Lead Ten Chimneys' 2017 Lunt-Fontanne Fellowship Program
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

Ten Chimneys Foundation has announced accomplished, London-born actor Alfred Molina will lead the prestigious Lunt-Fontanne Fellowship Program at Ten Chimneys. (more...)

BWW Preview: Cincinnati Shakespeare Company Announces 2017 - 2018 Season in New Location
by Laura Hobson - Apr 18, 2017

Read about new 2017 - 2018 season of Cincinnati Shakespeare Company in a new location in Over-the-Rhine. Favorities from the bard and classics will be presented. (more...)

Thorburn Associates Celebrates 25 Years Designing Quality Environments
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

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Romantic Drama AMY'S VIEW Coming to Park Square Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

Park Square continues its 2016-2017 season on the Proscenium Stage with David Hare's acclaimed romantic drama Amy's View, directed by Gary Gisselman. A generational play about the lifelong tension between a strong mother and her loving daughter, Amy's View mixes love, death, and the theatre in ways both rich and original. This modern classic shows how even the smallest events can set in motion a chain reaction that can dramatically change lives forever. (more...)

The Amazing Kreskin Performing At The Rrazz Room
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2017

The Amazing Kreskin will appear at The Rrazz Room. Looking for Something Amazing To Do? Come spend your Saturday Night with The Amazing Kreskin.  Enjoy a night full of drinks and laughter. With all the new unbelievable demonstrations Kreskin will incorporate, he will present his signature "check test" in which a committee will hide his check, you may be part of it, if he fails to find the check, his entire fee for the evening will be forfeited. Along with his classic card and mental tests, Kreskin will be reading the inner most thoughts of audience members. (more...)

BWW Interview: Broadway Actress/Director/Choreographer Kay Cole Talks About A DULL PAIN TURNED SHARP
by Don Grigware - Apr 12, 2017

Actress/singer/dancer/director/choreographer KAY COLE is known for her award-winning work in the original Broadway production of A Chorus Line, which garnered the Tony, Pulitzer Prize, Drama Desk, and Theatre World awards -among others. Other credits as director/choreographer include hundreds of plays and musicals in New York, LA and London. Visit her website for a complete list: www.kaycole.net She is currently directing Group rep's production of a new play by Brent Beerman A DULL PAIN TURNED SHARP that will open Friday April 21. She also has a CD called Souvenir just released by Kritzerland Records. We know you did the trailblazing A Chorus Line in 1976 for Michael Bennett. It opened new doors for you and many other artists and recently celebrated its 40th anniversary. You have been a triple threa (more...)

Final Shows Announced For BRITNEY: PIECE OF ME At The Axis
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2017

Legendary pop icon Britney Spears has announced final show dates of her record-breaking Las Vegas residency, "Britney: Piece of Me." The international superstar will return to The AXIS at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino for her final performances September 3 through December 31, 2017. (more...)

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