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SHE ROCKS AWARDS Celebrate 5 Years with Shirley Manson, Lita Ford, and More
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2017

The She Rocks Awards delivered another stellar event on January 20th at the Hilton Anaheim Hotel during the NAMM Show, shining a spotlight on female role models in the industry and celebrating noted women from all walks of the industry. The stellar evening was live streamed on Parade magazine. (more...)

Bette Midler and the Ladies of HELLO, DOLLY Strut Down the Street for Women's Rights
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2017

Bette Midler, ensemble member of the highly anticipated Broadway revival of HELLO, DOLLY, joined women across the nation in marching in support of women's rights today (more...)

Brooklyn Center Presents National Dance Theatre Company of Jamaica with 3 New York Premieres
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College continues its 2016-17 season with the much-anticipated return of National Dance Theatre Company of Jamaica (NDTC) on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 8pm and on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at 3pm. (more...)

Stars Of HAMILTON, MISS SAIGON, And A BRONX TALE Will Honor RENT In Valentine's Day Concert
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

On February 12th, Broadway, National Tour, and Off-Broadway alumni of the Pulitzer Prize winning musical RENT will present Seasons of Love, a special Valentine's Day Tribute to the hit musical at The Cutting Room. (more...)

Hubbard Street's Season 39 Spring Series Programming Announced
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

???????Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, under the artistic direction of Glenn Edgerton, announces today, full programming for Season 39 Spring Series March 16-19, 2017 at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance. (more...)

African American History in Tallahassee - Visit Heritage Sites Across the Cit
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Florida's Capital City has some of the state's most significant African American historical sites, from early homes, schools and churches with roots in the era of slavery to the Civil Rights Heritage Walk commemorating sit-ins and bus boycotts that helped end segregation policies. (more...)

Erja Lyytinen Releases 10th Studio Albumm 'Stolen Hearts'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

To coincide with the premiere of the official music video for her new single, 24 Angels, Erja Lyytinen is pleased to announce the release of her 10th studio album Stolen Hearts (more...)

Union County to Celebrate Black History Month with 'A BEAUTIFUL SYMPHONY OF BROTHERHOOD'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Union County celebrates Black History Month with a free performance honoring famed Civil Rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, February 27 at 6:30 p.m. at the Union County Preforming Arts Center in Rahway. (more...)

Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Terrence McNally, Theresa Rebeck and More Respond to the 2016 Election with MORNING IN AMERICA at Primary Stages
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Primary Stages has announced MORNING IN AMERICA, November 9, 9:00 AM - a series of one-minute monologues created by the Primary Stages community of playwrights in response to the 2016 election. (more...)

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 1/20; New 'Women in Theater' Column, Robyn Spangler in Los Angeles and More!
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 20, 2017

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature 'Women in Theater' feature in Connecticut, a spotlight on Chaffin's Barn Dinner Theatre's 50th Anniversary in Nashville, Robyn Spangler in Los Angeles and more. Check out our top features below! (more...)

Hubbard Street Dance Announces 39th Spring Series, 3/16-19
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, under the artistic direction of Glenn Edgerton, announces today, full programming for Season 39 Spring Series March 16-19, 2017 at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance. (more...)

Act II Playhouse Announces Spring Spotlight Series
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Act II Playhouse is proud to announce its Spring Spotlight Series, with a variety of great comedy and music events. (more...)

American Museum of National History Presents MUMMIES Exhibit
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Mummies offers an up-close look at one of the largest collections of mummies housed in North America. From ancient Egypt to pre-Columbian Peru, the exhibition explores the intersection between societies, their environment, and the preparations they made for their dead. (more...)

2016 BWW Cabaret Awards: Celia Berk and Sidney Myer Win Top Show Honors; Betty Buckley and Tony Yazbeck are Top Celebs
by Ashley Steves - Jan 19, 2017

BREAKING NEWS: The votes are in and the results are official for the fifth annual BroadwayWorld New York Cabaret Awards. More than 32,000 votes were cast this year for the excellent performers and shows in 16 categories. BroadwayWorld would like to extend congratulations to all of this year's winners and nominees. (more...)

All-Liverpool-Born Beatles Tribute Band Announces U.S. GET BACK TOUR
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Following the success of their 2016 U.S. debut tour including a sold-out show in Memphis, The Mersey Beatles, an all-Liverpool-born Beatles Tribute band and the house band for over a decade at the world-famous Cavern Club, will return to the Halloran Centre at the Orpheum as part of their Get Back Tour. The show will take place Saturday, February 18th, at 7:30 p.m. The Centre is at 225 S. Main Street Memphis, TN 38103. (more...)

Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA Announces Performing Arts Programs
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

The Getty announced today that Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA will go outside the walls of museums when it opens in September 2017, with partner institutions presenting concerts, performances and events at the Hollywood Bowl, The Music Center's Dorothy Chandler Pavilion and Walt Disney Concert Hall, Grand Park, and a variety of indoor and outdoor spaces throughout Los Angeles and the region. (more...)

Dan Phillips' Chicago Edge Feat Hamid Drake, Mars Williams, Jeb Bishop, and Krzysztof Pabian
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Chicago has justly earned its high esteem amongst jazz & creative music aficionados. The city that fostered the talents of the AACM, Sun Ra, Fred Anderson, and many more has been kept alive by figures (more...)

'Andy Warhol: Revisited' Opens at Revolver Gallery in Bergamot Station
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Revolver Gallery, originally founded by serial entrepreneur Ron Rivlin in 2012, is pleased to announced the opening of its new Bergamot Station location with critically acclaimed show “Andy Warhol: Revisited.” (more...)

Seoul Philharmonic To Perform Its Asian Premiere Of Rediscovered Work By Stravinsky
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

The Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra (SPO) presented the program of its subscription concerts on January 20-21, featuring the recently rediscovered work by Igor Stravinsky(1882-1971). (more...)

Stan Lee's POW! Entertainment and Box Blvd Announces Second Stan Lee Box
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

The second box offering contains exclusive color and sketch variant covers from Marvel Comics of the highly anticipated “Monsters Unleashed” No. 1, delivered with limited edition, one-of-a-kind covers drawn by Mike Mayhew. (more...)

3,000 Miles Off-Broadway Productions Presents FACES OF THE KING
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

3,000 Miles Off-Broadway Productions proudly presents FACES OF THE KING at the historic El Portal Mainstage Theatre, in the NOHO Arts District, North Hollywood, CA. This special 3 show only engagement will be presented February 18 & 19, 2017. (more...)

3,000 Miles Off-Broadway Productions Presents The Highway Men LIVE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

???????3,000 Miles Off-Broadway Productions proudly presents The Highway Men LIVE at the historic El Portal Mainstage Theatre, in the NOHO Arts District, North Hollywood, CA. This special 3 show only engagement will be presented March 3 & 4, 2017. (more...)

Surfdog Records Pays Tribute to Dan Hicks with Album Out 2/24
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

“Dan Hicks is an American Treasure,” so says Elvis Costello and perhaps half of the music world who worshiped Dan and his timeless tunes. (more...)

Robin Thicke to Honor Late Father at The NHL100, John Legend to Make Special Appearance
by TV News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Academy Award and 10-time Grammy winner John Legend, and Grammy-nominated recording artists Robin Thicke and John Ondrasik of Five for Fighting will join host Jon Hamm, 2017 NHL® All-Star players and famous hockey fans for THE NHL100 presented by GEICO (more...)

Lou Gossett, Jr., Bill Withers & More Added to 25th Annual TRUMPET AWARDS
by TV News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Bounce will world premiere the 25 th Annual Trumpet Awards, the prestigious annual event celebrating African-American achievements and contributions, on Sunday, January 29 at 9:00pm ET. (more...)

BWW TV: North Carolina Theatre's ALWAYS...PATSY CLINE
by Jeffrey Kare - Jan 19, 2017

North Carolina Theatre will be presenting Always...Patsy Cline from January 20th-29th at A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater. I recently got to speak with the two stars of this production Carter Calvert and Two-Time Emmy Winner Sally Struthers. (more...)

Adrienne Haan to Bring 'BETWEEN FIRE AND ICE' to Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

International chanteuse Adrienne Haan performs Between Fire and Ice - A diabolical Weimar Berlin Cabaret at Feinstein's 54 Below on Wednesday, February 22 at 7:00pm. (more...)

Ridgefield Playhouse to Present Encore of Bolshoi Ballet's SWAN LAKE in HD
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

The Ridgefield Playhouse and Craig's Fine Jewelry Live in HD Series brings an encore performance of the Bolshoi Ballet's Swan Lake to the big screen on Sunday, February 5 at 12:55 p.m. Surely the greatest of all romantic ballets, this captivating story of a beautiful woman transformed into a swan is a heart-rending Tribute to the power of love. Swan Lake is a perfect synthesis of choreography and music and, though Tchaikovsky did not live to see it become a success, his first ballet score is now synonymous with ballet itself, inspiring generations of dancers and crossing over into popular culture.  (more...)

Improv on the Verge, Silly Moose & More Slated for Verge Theater's February Comedy Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

The Verge Theater has announced its comedy lineup for February. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Entertainment Legends David Bowie & Carrie Fisher Memorialized in West Hollywood Murals
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Artist Mike McNeilly has a new mural installation in West Hollywood paying Tribute to legends Carrie Fisher and David Bowie, whose untimely deaths in 2016 (Bowie on January 10 th and Fisher on December 25 th) book-ended a year that saw the passing of several beloved entertainment icons. (more...)

University of Texas At Austin Dance Company Presents MOMENTUM, 2/15-26
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

The University of Texas at Austin's award-winning dance company Dance Repertory Theatre returns to the stage in Momentum, February 15-26 at the B. Iden Payne Theatre. An exploration of the influence of African American culture upon contemporary dance in the twenty-first century, Momentum features works by nationally renowned artists, including Gesel Mason, Dr. Lorenzo 'Rennie' Harris, Abby Zbikowski, Adrienne Hurd, Netta Yerushalmy, Ananya Chatterjea and Dance Repertory Theatre Artistic Directors Charles O. Anderson, Jeremy Arnold and Lyn C. Wiltshire. (more...)

Seoul Philharmonic to Perform Asian Premiere of Rediscovered Work by Stravinsky
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

The Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra (SPO) presented the program of its subscription concerts on January 20-21, featuring the recently rediscovered work by Igor Stravinsky(1882-1971). (more...)

BWW Awards Special: South African Theatre Winners Celebrate the 2016 Regional BroadwayWorld South Africa Awards
by David Fick - Jan 18, 2017

It was no unlucky Friday the 13th for South Africa's theatre community when BroadwayWorld's Regional Managing Editor Christina Mancuso released the names of the of the winners of the 2016 BroadwayWorld South Africa Awards. (more...)

'Andy Warhol: Revisited' Opens at Revolver Gallery in Bergamot Station
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Revolver Gallery, originally founded by serial entrepreneur Ron Rivlin in 2012, is pleased to announced the opening of its new Bergamot Station location with critically acclaimed show "Andy Warhol: Revisited." Home to the largest gallery-owned collection of Andy Warhol artwork, this prized exhibition launches on the 30th Anniversary of Andy Warhol's passing, paying Tribute to the legendary figure that has influenced and inspired so many art lovers globally. (more...)

Cabaret Tribute to Streisand's COLOR ME BARBRA Set for Philadelphia Museum of Art
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

On Friday, January 27 at 6:00 p.m., the Philadelphia Museum of Art and The Bearded Ladies will honor Color Me Barbra, Barbra Streisand's celebrated CBS television special, filmed at the Museum more than 50 years ago. (more...)

DIVAS & QUEENS and More Set for New Season of Friday Programs at Philadelphia Museum of Art
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Starting this month, the Philadelphia Museum of Art will embark on a new lineup for Friday evening programs. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: THE 60 FOUR To Perform in Adelaide as Part of Fringe Festival, February 18
by Stage Tube - Jan 18, 2017

Promise Adelaide is proud to be presenting two shows in the 2017 Adelaide Fringe Festival: The 60 Four and Musical Moments. For more information, and for tickets, head to www.promiseadelaide.com.  (more...)

MTF to Rock Out at Joe's Pub with Discount Ghost Stories' WELL WORN WORDS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Musical Theatre Factory, under the direction of Artistic Director, Shakina Nayfack, has announced that it will present Discount Ghost Stories' WELL WORN WORDS, a new rock musical with book, music and additional lyrics by Alexander Sage Oyen and book, archival research, and adapted text by Jessica Kahkoska, direction by Austin Regan and musical direction by Luke McGinnis, January 23 at 7pm at the Joe's Pub, 425 Lafayette Street. (more...)

THE MEETING* to Honor George Michael at Joe's Pub This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

The Meeting* hosted by Justin Sayre - the monthly gathering of the International Order of Sodomites, the centuries-old organization which sets the mythic Gay Agenda - will continue its final season on Sunday, January 22 with a celebrations of the beloved late singer/songwriter George Michael at 9:30 PM at Joe's Pub at The Public Theater. (more...)

Theo Croker, Matt Doyle, Toshi Reagon and More Coming Up This Month at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Joe's Pub at The Public has announced its nightly performances from January 18-29, 2017. Scroll down for more information, and visit www.joespub.com for a complete list of shows! (more...)

The Miller Family Release Book on World War II
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ It's not every day that five adult siblings can pull together their collective skills and talents to produce a moving Tribute to World War II veterans and their families. BookWise Publishing announces that the Miller Family did just that in this captivating compilation of memories collected from over 140 families of the men and women who lived and sacrificed during the Second World war. (more...)

The Band of Heathens, Barnstar Coming Up at Daryl's House Club
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Daryl's House Club has announced its upcoming performances in Pawling. Details below! (more...)

BWW Review: ROBYN SPANGLER Brings RIDDLE, RONSTADT & ROBYN SPANGLER to Rockwell
by Don Grigware - Jan 18, 2017

Who says artistry seldom improves with age? I saw Robyn Spangler perform her first Linda Ronstadt show, after an extensive tour to promote her CD Why I Love Linda Ronstadt about five years ago. I had the following to say about her performance. 'Accessible, friendly with an aura of poise and self-confidence, Spangler ... fully engages and entertains her audience. I had such a good time, when the hour was over, I wanted to cry out for more...more Nelson Riddle, more Gilbert and Sullivan! Leaving an audience wanting more is a sign of a truly great cabaret artist, and Robyn Spangler fills the bill'. (more...)

ONE WOMAN SEX AND THE CITY to Bring Love, Friendship and Shoes to Raue Center for the Arts
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

For anyone who has ever wondered if they are a Carrie or a Miranda, this is the show for you! "One Woman Sex and the City: A Parody of Love, Friendship and Shoes" comes to Raue Center at  8 p.m. on February 18, 2017. (more...)

The Chan Centre Welcomes Jazz Legend Dianne Reeves
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

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JUDY AND LIZA TOGETHER AGAIN Encores at Don't Tell Mama
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

'Judy and Liza Together Again', starring internationally acclaimed entertainers Rick Skye and Tommy Femia, named 'BEST DUO'in 2012 by the Manhattan Association of Cabarets and Clubs (MAC), has been EXTENDED AGAIN through the Winter Season at Don't Tell Mama's (343 West 46th Street). Teaming up for an evening of 'Just POW!', these MAC and Bistro Award winning performers pull out all the stops, singing classic solo's, parodies, duets and just plain whooping and hollering by the greatest mother/daughter team in show biz history in 'a high energy evening with an abundance of laughs!' (Edge) . The gaiety continues with performances on Saturdays, January 21st and 28th, February 4th and 25th. There is a $25.00 cover charge and a 2 drink minimum. For reservations call: 212-757-0788 or make reservations online at www.donttellmamanyc.com (more...)

BWW Review: THE DOPPEL GANG, Tristan Bates Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Jan 18, 2017

Gary Naylor sees a comedy that lacks the pace and focus it needs to realise its potential. (more...)

Get in on the Golden Age! Tickets on Sale for CIRCUS 1903 This Friday
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Broadway In Chicago has announced that individual tickets for CIRCUS 1903 -The Golden Age of Circus, go on sale to the general public on Friday, January 20. (more...)

Colleen Kollar Smith Named as Managing Director of Moonlight Stage Productions
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Vista native Colleen Kollar Smith, who received her earliest theatre experience and training on the stage of the Moonlight Amphitheatre, has been named as Managing Director of the City of Vista's Moonlight Stage Productions effective February 8, 2017. Kollar Smith will oversee Moonlight's business and administrative functions and work in concert with Producing Artistic Director Steven Glaudini to shape the vision and future of the company and its seasons. Kollar Smith replaces longtime Managing Director Daniel Kays, who in November accepted a position in Northern California. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Jennifer Holliday Gives Moving Tribute to Civil Rights on The View
by Stage Tube - Jan 17, 2017

Jennifer Holliday stopped by this week's THE VIEW on ABC and opened up about why she accepted the invitation to perform at Trump's inauguration and the decision to ultimately back out. 'I'm an artist and I love America,' she said on her initial choice to take part. The singer didn't expect all the backlash and instant bullying that followed. She canceled her performance calling it a 'lapse in judgement.' Following the segment with the panel. the singer took to the stage to perform a moving Tribute to the Civil Rights movement, reflecting on our nation's history and sending a message of hope for the future. See video of the performance below: (more...)

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