Bolshoi Ballet's JEWELS Encores at Peterborough Players This Sunday
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2015

The Peterborough Players' Arts on Screen 2015-2016 Series presents an encore of the Bolshoi Ballet's production of Balanchine's JEWELS, this Sunday, November 15th at 1pm. (more...)

PS122's COIL 2016 Schedule Announced; Tickets Now on Sale
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2015

Performance Space 122's annual performance festival, COIL, returns for its eleventh edition with sixteen individual events, making it the largest COIL to date. The festival demonstrates the constant vitality of live performance in New York City and features work created locally, across the U.S., and around the world. Known for its groundbreaking contemporary performance, this year's COIL festival spans interdisciplinary art, working with new technologies and forms. Through installations, live and virtual practices, PS122 is committed to redefining how, where and when performance is experienced. (more...)

BWW Review: The Legendary TWYLA THARP Capped Her 50th Anniversary Tour with a Six-Day Run in NYC
by Sondra Forsyth - Nov 23, 2015

Twyla Tharp, the award-winning choreographer who has rightfully become a dance legend in her own time, capped her multi-city 50th Anniversary Tour with performances from November 17th to 22nd 2015 at the Koch Theater in Lincoln Center, presented by The Joyce Theater. Yet perhaps precisely because the run has been so eagerly anticipated by those of us who have followed Tharp's evolution during a stellar career that spans half a century, the double bill of premieres she created for the tour was not entirely satisfying. (more...)

Georgia May Foote, Ainsley Harriott & Anita Rani to Join STRICTLY COME DANCING 2016 UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2015

Actress Georgia May Foote, Celebrity chef Ainsley Harriott and TV presenter Anita Rani are the next celebrity contestants confirmed to compete in the 2016 Strictly Come Dancing UK tour, which opens in Birmingham on 22 January. (more...)

Fitness Accessory Brand, Bytten, Launches First Retail Collection
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2015


Throttle x Earth, Wind & Fire 'September' Out Now on Ultra Music
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2015

It's not often that you find a 19-year-old producer referencing Earth, Wind and Fire as his favourite act. (more...)

BYTTEN Announces First Retail Collection
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2015

Bytten, the innovative fitness accessory brand, announces today the launch of their first retail collection available in brick and mortar stores. The line is an offshoot of their signature collection that is comprised of designs to accessorize Jawbone UP, Fitbit Flex, Fitbit Charge and Charge HR fitness trackers. Previously, Bytten accessories were only available online. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Connecticut - Week of 11/15/2015
by BWW - Nov 15, 2015

Upcoming Shows - Week of 11/15/2015 for Connecticut (more...)

Robert E. Blackmon Announces New Fitness DVD and Book
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2015

WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA, Nov. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -Robert E. Blackmon (, the best-selling, history-making author behind The Gay Groom's Guide, is excited to announce the release of his new fitness workout DVD and book! (more...)

The Mercer Dance Ensemble to Present DANCER DIARIES at Kelsey Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2016

The Mercer Dance Ensemble (MDE) will present 'Dancer Diaries' at Mercer County Community College's (MCCC's) Kelsey Theatre on Saturday, May 21 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, May 22 at 2 p.m. (more...)

FRAME London Dance Film Festival Sets 2016 Programme
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2016

The full programme has today been announced for the inaugural FRAME London Dance Film Festival. The vast programme of films and events is to take place from 9 to 12 June 2016 in Kingston-upon-Thames, London. Presented by the UK's pioneering dance company BalletBoyz in association with dancescreen, the festival is set to offer a unique opportunity to enjoy the best creative talent in dance and film to the general public, as well engaging broadcasters, video artists and choreographers. Over the three days, there are over 122 films screening with 11 World Premieres, 8 International, 4 European and 28 UK Premieres amongst the new work. These will be presented alongside classic films for all ages led by a celebration of Gene Kelly, dance performances and outdoor and family activities at various venues across the town. (more...)

BWW Review: NEW YORK CITY BALLET a Trio of Ballets
by Marsha Volgyi - May 3, 2016

At Lincoln Center's Koch Theater on April 29, 2016, the ballet crowd filled the house that Friday evening. For this program, City Ballet presented Estancia, Pictures at an Exhibition, and Everywhere We Go. Each piece demonstrated a variance in style, yet conclusively was still in the realm of the dancers' undeniable Balanchine training. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: Kindness Grapples with Cruelty in SpeakEasy's Powerful DOGFIGHT
by Jan Nargi - May 24, 2016

The coming of age of America during the tumultuous 1960s is brought vividly to life in DOGFIGHT, Benj Pasek and Justin Paul's exquisite little musical now being presented by SpeakEasy Stage Company of Boston. Set in San Francisco on the eve of President Kennedy's assassination, DOGFIGHT pits the innocence of youth against the harsh realities of war as three young Marines dubbed 'the three bees' (for Birdlace, Boland and Bernstein) celebrate their last night at home with their buddies before shipping out to Vietnam. (more...)

BWW Dance Interview: Jelko Yuresha Reflects On His Past and The Dancers of Today
by Juan Michael Porter II - May 23, 2016

At 78, Jelko Yuresha has come to resemble a lion in repose. I recognize him immediately as I enter the lobby -- I am early, he is even earlier -- and what strikes me more than his subtle smile is his eyes. They are the eyes of a man who retains a zest for life though it is evident that little amuses him. This comes as no surprise. After all, he has seen much and traveled far. As we begin the dance of exchanging pleasantries, it becomes apparent that behind the guise of a charming gentlemen I am speaking To the Dance version of James Bond -- as played by Sean Connery. (more...)

BTG and Only In My Dreams to Present Berkshire Dance Party & Cabaret for GLBTQ Pride Month
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2016

Berkshire Theatre Group and Only In My Dreams Events LLC present the First Annual Berkshire Dance Party and Cabaret in celebration of GLBTQ Pride Month, at The Colonial Theatre, June 3 at 8pm. (more...)

EDX Announces Summer Residency at Privilege Ibiza
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2016

Swiss dance authority Maurizio Collela – best known as EDX – is set to return to the white isle this summer for what is sure to be one of his most electrifying seasons to date. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Kit Orton, Elin Phillips and More in TOM. A STORY OF TOM JONES. THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2016

TOM. A STORY OF TOM JONES. THE MUSICAL" opens tonight at the Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff before a 12 week national tour.  BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Damian Callinan's SWING MAN Set for MICF
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2016

Festival favourite and three time Barry Award nominee, Damian Callinan, returns to Melbourne International Comedy Festival with a brand new solo show, about taking (mid)life by the horns. Damian's twelfth solo show 'Swing Man' debuts as part of Comedy Festival at The Coopers Malthouse from 24 March - 16 April, 2016. (more...)

Tom Jones Musical to Play The Lyceum
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2016

Hear the story of the Voice of the Valleys in TOM. A Story of Tom Jones. The Musical at the Lyceum Theatre from Tuesday 12 - Saturday 16 April. (more...)

by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2016

New York Festival of Song rounds out its Mainstage season on Tuesday, April 26, 2016 with Compositora: Songs by Latin American Women, a fascinating program that showcases the prodigious accomplishments of Latina composers. The concert takes place at 8:00 p.m. at Merkin Concert Hall. (more...)

Kitchen Theatre's Annual Fundraising Gala Raises More Than $38,000
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2016

Kitchen Theatre Company's 6th Annual Dance The Night Away fundraising event on Saturday March 5, 2016 was a great success, raising over $38,000.  (more...)

Five Great Broadway Songs That Many Don't Know Are Broadway Songs
by Michael Dale - Mar 23, 2016

Broadway has given the world some of it's greatest songs, but the Broadway beginnings of some classics aren't known to all. (more...)

Monumental Musicals, Lapine Premiere with Debra Monk & More Slated for Signature Theatre's 2016-17 Season; Plus Previously Set FREAKY FRIDAY!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2016

Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer and Managing Director Maggie Boland announce the full lineup for Signature Theatre's 2016/17 season, including the previously announced production of Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey's FREAKY FRIDAY. (more...)

Camille A. Brown Wins the 2016 Jacob's Pillow Dance Award
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2016

The 2016 Jacob's Pillow Dance Award, a prestigious honor that carries a $25,000 cash prize, will be presented to contemporary choreographer, dancer, and artistic director Camille A. Brown in acknowledgement of her vision and outstanding contributions To the Dance field. Regularly garnering acclaim for her 'vividness and versatility' (Alastair Macaulay, The New York Times), Brown holds a New York Dance and Performance ('Bessie') Award, two Princess Grace Awards, a Doris Duke Performing Artist Award, and her work has toured nationally and internationally. The Jacob's Pillow Dance Award was established in 2007 and, in honor of its 10th anniversary, the Pillow has broadened the scope of this honor with a commitment to the artist's growth and future work. In addition to the unrestricted cash prize, this Award also includes a committed engagement for the 2017 Festival and a Creative Development Residency at Jacob's Pillow. Previous recipients of the Jacob's Pillow Dance Award include the legendary choreographer Merce Cunningham; MacArthur Fellows Michelle Dorrance and Kyle Abraham; and John Heginbotham of Dance Heginbotham, among others. (more...)

James Releases 14th Studio Album 'Girl At The End Of The World' Worldwide
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2016

Legendary Manchester band James – famed for their breakthrough hit “Laid” – have released their fourteenth studio full-length “Girl At The End Of The World.” (more...)

BWW Interview: Olga El
by Barnett Serchuk - Mar 2, 2016

Olga El is a writer, director, and performance activist based in New York City. Her company, The Kandake Dance Theatre for Social Change, uses dance traditions from around the world to create socially relevant work and engage audiences and communities. This year is The Kandake's fifth anniversary, so I decided to ask Olga some questions about the company's unique foundations and where she thinks it may be headed in the future. (more...)

Esma 'Queen of Romani Song' to Headline Herdeljezi Music Fest
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2016

Kitka is pleased to announce Voice of Roma's 19th annual Herdeljezi Romani Music Festival, featuring the legendary 'Queen of Romani Song' Esma Redzepova & The Folk Masters Band from Macedonia in their final U.S. tour. This yearly event organized by Voice of Roma, a human rights advocacy organization dedicated to the promotion of Romani (Gypsy) cultural arts and traditions, celebrates Balkan Romani music, dance and culture. An evening concert and dance party will culminate a series of workshops for singers, instrumentalists and dancers. The Festival takes place Saturday, April 30 inReidenbach Hall at First Congregational Church of Oakland. (more...)

Pacific Ballet Presents ROMEO ET JULIETTE, Contemporary Ballet, 2/5
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2016

Pacific Ballet presents ROMEO ET JULIETTE, a contemporary interpretation of Shakespeare's tragedy, Choreography by Jean-Christophe Maillot, Music by Sergei Prokofiev (Op. 64, 1935-36). (more...)

by TV News Desk - Jan 26, 2016

Chris Harrison hosts the two-hour special THE BACHELOR AT 20: A CELEBRATION OF LOVE, airing SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 14 (8:00-10:00 p.m. EST) on the ABC Television Network. (more...)

THIS DANCER'S LIFE: Christen Heilman
by Jeffrey Ellis - Jan 22, 2016

Dancer. Actor. Singer. Artist. Educator. Teacher. No matter what term you use to describe her, Christen Heilman exemplifies the very best of what we've come to expect of creative people making their way, while challenging themselves creatively, through the Nashville performing community. (more...)

Joe Goode Performance Group Returning to The Dance Center
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2016

A favorite of Chicago dance audiences, Joe Goode Performance Group returns To the Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago to perform the Chicago premiere of the dance-theatre work Hush. Performances take place March 10-12, 2016 at The Dance Center, 1306 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago. (more...)

NobleMotion Dance to Bring ORIGIN to The Barn, 1/22-23
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2016

NobleMotion Dance, known for intense physicality, stunning theatricality, and unique collaborations, is excited to present the second annual Next Step Series, offering an original evening of work by Jesus Acosta, Catalina Alexandra, and Jennifer Mabus in their premier of Origin at The Barn, January 22-23 at 8 PM. (more...)

World Music Institute to Welcome Back Flamenco Dance Festival This March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2016

World Music Institute has long been heralded for its spectacular flamenco presentations that showcase the form's essence and authenticity. After a three-year hiatus, flamenco makes a triumphant return to World Music Institute with Festival Ay! Mas Flamenco -- four wide-ranging evenings of world-class dance featuring the avant-garde flair of Quebec's La Otra Orilla, the purity of Spain's eminent solo traditionalists La Lupi and Joaquin Grilo, and the exciting and renowned dancer-singer duo of wife-and-husband Sonia Olla and Ismael Fernandez -- from March 3-6, 2016. (more...)

FULL HOUSE Star Jodie Sweetin Signs on for Next Season of DANCING WITH THE STARS
by TV News Desk - Feb 4, 2016

Jodie Sweetin, best known for her role as middle sister Stephanie Tanner in ABC's FULL HOUSE will take To the Dance floor when the Season 22 kicks off.  (more...)

James to Release 'Girl At The End Of The World' in North America, 3/18
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2016

One of the UK's most creatively restless and loved artists, James, have announced today that they will be releasing their fourteenth studio album “Girl At The End Of The World” in North America on March 18th. (more...)

Panic City Drops Groundbreaking EP 'Up All Night' On DIM MAK
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2015

After an impressive string of DIM MAK releases, San Francisco native Panic City delivers his debut EP, Up All Night. (more...)

BWW News: Dance Theater Of Harlem Dancer Teaches Ballet at Northwest School of the Arts
by Vickie Evans - Dec 7, 2015

Chyrstyn Fentroy, of Dance Theatre of Harlem presents master class To the Dance students of Northwest School of the Arts in Charlotte, NC. (more...)

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Inspired Event to Benefit DreamWrights
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2015

? Something very special is happening on Saturday, January 16. A Beauty and the Beast inspired event completely designed and planned by teens will host kids ages 13 - 19.  This special event will be a fun gathering for teens in a safe environment while also raising money for the non-profit youth and family theatre, DreamWrights. (more...)

BWW Review: Celebrating the Legacies of BESSIE SCHONBERG and LOUISE ROBERTS
by Caryn Cooper - Dec 21, 2015

Dance enthusiasts from all walks of life gathered for an intimate showing of the fascinating Eye on Dance episode taped in 1986, entitled 'Nurturing A New Generation of Dancers, featuring two beloved dance figures and mentors- Bessie Schonberg and Louise Roberts, presented at Gibney Dance. Curated by Celia Ipiotis (Creator/Co-Producer/Host of Eye on Dance) and Jeff Bush (Co-Producer of Eye on Dance), put together this lovely event as part of the Eye on Dance Public Screenings and Conversation Series. (more...)

Harbourfront Centre to Present WORLD STAGE 2016
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2015

Harbourfront Centre is proud to announce an impressive and eclectic season for World Stage 2016, which runs January 20 - June 11. Since its inaugural season 30 years ago in 1986, World Stage continues to present groundbreaking contemporary performances from around the world. Artistic Director Tina Rasmussen unveiled the 2016 season, which includes seven international theatre, dance and multidisciplinary performances from Belgium, Canada, England, France, Germany, the Netherlands and Palestine. (more...)

Glenn Morrison Releases lLong Player 'Into The Deep'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2015

A deluge of heavy-hitting support from some of the most legendary titans in dance music marks the return of award-winning Canadian producer Glenn Morrison To the Dance floor. (more...)

Photo Flash: West End's BILLY ELLIOT Posts Closing Date; A Look Back at the Show's Run!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2015

Universal Stage Productions, Working Title Films and Old Vic Productions today (10 December 2015) announce that after 4,600 performances, due to the theatre's previously announced refurbishment programme, the multi award-winning West End production ofBilly Elliot the Musical will play its final performance at the Victoria Palace Theatre on 9 April 2016 as the production celebrates its eleventh birthday. The show has been seen to date by over 5.25 million people in London and nearly 11 million people worldwide, has grossed over $800 million worldwide and is the winner of over 80 theatre awards internationally. (more...)

VIDEO: Jenna Dewan Tatum Dishes on Sofia Vergara's Wedding on THE TALK
by - Dec 1, 2015

Jenna Dewan Tatum stopped by THE TALK to discuss attending Joe Manganiello and Sofia Vergara’s wedding with her husband, Channing Tatum. (more...)

Darcey Bussell CBE, Tom Daley and David Walliams Announced as Patrons of RE:BOURNE
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2015

Darcey Bussell CBE, Tom Daley and David Walliams are today, 1 December 2015, announced as patrons of Matthew Bourne's charity Re:Bourne. (more...)

Berkshire Theatre Group to Host GLBTQ Pride Event BERKSHIRE DANCE PARTY, 6/3
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2016

Berkshire Theatre Group and Only In My Dreams Events LLC present the first annual Berkshire Dance Party and Cabaret in celebration of GLBTQ Pride Month, at The Colonial Theatre, June 3 at 8pm. (more...)

The Auditorium Theatre to Present CHICAGO RHYTHM FEST as Part of 'STOMPING GROUNDS'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2016

The Auditorium Theatre presents Chicago Rhythm Fest, the culminating performance of Chicago Human Rhythm Project's two-month, citywide festival STOMPING GROUNDS, on Saturday, June 4, 2016 at 7:30PM. (more...)

Lincoln Center Sets Midsummer Night Swing 2016 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2016

New York's premier summer dance party, Midsummer Night Swing, returns for its 28th season, June 21-July 9. T (more...)

2016 NYC DANCE WEEK to be Held in June
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2016

Now in its fifth year, NYC Dance Week is an annual festival that provides FREE dance, fitness and wellness classes throughout all five boroughs of New York. This year, NYC Dance Week will occur on June 16th through June 25th, and features a wide and diverse offering of classes for participants to enjoy. (more...)

SMU Meadows Dance Ensemble to Premiere New Interpretation of Stravinsky's THE FIREBIRD
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2016

On May 11, 2016, the Meadows Dance Ensemble will perform the world premiere of a new interpretation of Igor Stravinsky's The Firebird by noted choreographers Claudia Lavista and Victor Manuel Ruiz, artistic directors of Delfos Danza Contemporanea in Mazatlan, Mexico. The newly choreographed version of Stravinsky's 1910 classic The Firebird replaces the magical and mercurial glowing bird of Russian folklore with a more contemporary version of Stravinsky's masterwork, inspired by the visual aesthetics of Hieronymus Bosch. (more...)

BWW Review: MKE Ballet's 'Oh Wow' KALEIDOSCOPE EYES Turns Audiences on to World Premieres
by Peggy Sue Dunigan - Apr 1, 2016

With two world premiere ballets and ten Beatles songs front and center on the Uhlein Stage, Milwaukee Ballet presented their Kaleidoscope Eyes at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts in an exquisite opening night performance. Emmy award-winning Lighting Designer David Grill, a dream team technician for the ballet's Artistic Director Michael Pink, collaborated with three acclaimed choreographers, Garrett Smith, Timothy O'Donnell, and Trey McIntyre, for a triple dose of 'Oh Wow' contemporary dance' performed with love, as the Beatles would say, 'From Me to You,' the ballet to the city's audiences. (more...)

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