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by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2014

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Pink Martini's Storm Large to Perform at the Gallo Center, 10/8
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2014

Storm Large, best known as a singer for the cult band Pink Martini, will be appearing at the Gallo Center for the Arts with her own trio, Le Bonheur, at 7:30 pm on Wednesday, October 8. (more...)

Scoop: PENN & TELLER: FOOL US on THE CW - Wednesday, September 24, 2014
by TV Scoop - Sep 8, 2014

Get all the scoop on PENN & TELLER: FOOL US, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, September 24, 2014! (more...)

Scoop: PENN & TELLER: FOOL US on THE CW - Wednesday, September 24, 2014
by TV Scoop - Sep 8, 2014

Get all the scoop on PENN & TELLER: FOOL US, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, September 24, 2014! (more...)

BWW Reviews: Met Takes New FIGARO in Marriage for Season Opener
by Richard Sasanow - Sep 30, 2014

More than most stagings of Mozart's LE NOZZE DI FIGARO, the new Richard Eyre production that opened the season at the Met made it hard to remember that the miserable duo who head the household were the happy couple of Rossini's IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA. (more...)

DISNEY JUNIOR Announces October Programming Highlights
by TV News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

Disney Junior announces October 2014 Programming Highlights. *All programming subject to change. (more...)

Season 2 of Amazon Studios' Original Comedy Series ALPHA HOUSE to Premiere 10/24
by TV News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

Following the strong debut of Jill Soloway's dark comedy Transparent, Amazon today announced it will premiere all 10 episodes of the second season of Garry Trudeau's critically-acclaimed political comedy series Alpha House on Friday, October 24 (more...)

Six Flags Magic Mountain Presents the Biggest Halloween Event in Its History
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

Six Flags Magic Mountain's 22 nd season of Fright Fest will bethe biggest and scariest in the Park's history. The line-up of new haunted attractions includes three immersive and terrifying mazes, a new scare zone, more roving "scare-actors" than ever before, and an additional weekend bringing the total to 14 event days. (more...)

BUYER AND CELLAR with Michael Urie Set for Gay Days at Disneyland, 10/5
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

The 2014 Gay Days at Disneyland are set to take place Friday, October 3 to Sunday, October 5. For its 17th year, the event is expected to attract more than 30,000 LGBT park-hoppers from California and all over the country. (more...)

Richard Tanner Presents SMALL PARTS, 10/15
by Pat Cerasaro - Sep 29, 2014

Stage and screen notable Richard Tanner brings his 2014 Fringe Festival performance piece SMALL PARTS to the West Coast this October and November with a series of newly announced shows. (more...)

BWW Reviews: BEETHOVEN FESTIVAL 2 Showed Many Facets of Beethoven's Oeuvre
by Barry Lenny - Sep 29, 2014

Bravo maestro, bravo soloist, bravo orchestra. Such excitement, such a memorable night. (more...)

World-Class Riders Selected for X GAMES 2014 Real Snow Backcountry Video Competition
by TV News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

ABC's World of X Games to Showcase Video Parts and Medal Presentations October 12 on ABC X Games has invited five world-class backcountry snowboarders to compete in the fourth edition of ESPN's video-only snowboard competition, Real Snow Backcountry (more...)

The Baltimore Playwrights Festival Announces This Year's Winners
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

The Baltimore Playwrights Festival proudly announces the winners of this year's Festival, the 33rd annual celebration of Baltimore theater: (more...)

Little Theatre of Mechanicsburg to Open 2014-15 Season With THE FANTASTICKS, 10/10
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

Little Theatre of Mechanicsburg is proud to present the musical The Fantasticks to open their 2014-2015 Season. This longest-running New York musical opened in 1960 at The Sullivan Street Theater in New York City. Following a brief hiatus after 42 years, the musical was reopened in 2006 and is currently running there. (more...)

Monsters Prowl Park Feasting on Fear
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2014

GURNEE, Ill., Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Six Flags Great America kicks off the biggest and scariest Fright Fest ever featuring extended hours until midnight on Saturdays with SIX haunted attractions and SIX frightastic shows over SIX weekends. The complete transformation of this 100-acre theme park creates a dark and foreboding atmosphere where monster rides and real monsters join forces for the ultimate haunting experience. (more...)

Oregon Children's Theatre to Open Season with IVY + BEAN
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2014

Meet Bean. She's a loud and wild 7-year-old with a huge imagination. Bean rules the neighborhood on Pancake Court and the kids love her. Meet Ivy. She's new to the street. She's a quiet, nice - and in Bean's opinion - "boooorrrring!" 7-year-old. Clearly, Ivy and Bean will NEVER be friends. But when Bean decides to play a Trick on her bossy sister, she discovers that Ivy's proper manner is masking a mischievous witch-in-training. Together they partner up in a rambunctious backyard caper that just could be the beginning of a fabulous friendship! (more...)

Sketchy Queens to Offer Halloween Comedy, 10/29
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2014

Hold onto your ghosts!!! Sketchy Queens are back for seven shows Halloween week starting on October 29, 2014. The evening is full of hilarious sketch comedy starring everyone's favorite Tupperware Diva Kay Sedia and Mexico's #1 country music star Reba Areba!! (more...)

Richard A. Davis Releases THE PRACTICAL JOKERS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2014

MARIETTA, Ohio (more...)

SeaWorld Kids Makes A Splash With Launch Of Mobile Games Collection
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2014

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Get ready to plunge into fun, as SeaWorld launches a collection of three mobile games designed to engage the imaginations of preschool and elementary aged children: (more...)

DISENCHANTED! Comes to Minneapolis' Illusion Theater, 10/30-11/23
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2014

DISENCHANTED! is a new musical that gives fairytales the bird! The original fairytale princesses are none too happy with the exploitation they've suffered in today's films, books and merchandise. Snow White and her angry band of storybook friends are 'storming the castle' in order to take their lives back! Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Belle, Hua Mulan, The Little Mermaid, Pocahontas and The Princess Who Kissed the Frog unite at Minneapolis' Illusion Theater Oct. 31 - Nov. 23, 2014 (preview Oct. 30). (more...)

Indie Movie Based On 'Sexy' Book Of The Bible Opens Nationwide Friday
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2014

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Before SHADES OF GRAY, 'Dating Naked', or even Harlequin romance novels, there was Song of Solomon, the 'sexy' book of the Bible. From the best-selling book of all time, the racy Song of Solomon has inspired a new movie THE SONG opening nationwide this Friday. (more...)

THE WHO's 'Who Hits 50!' is Definitive Collection of Band's Greatest Tracks
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2014

There is no more significant a milestone in Rock Music than the 50th Anniversary. Alongside The Beatles and The Rolling Stones, THE WHO complete the holy trinity of British Rock bands that have the honor of celebrating that landmark. (more...)

Wayne Homes' Landscape Contest Rewards Top Master Gardeners
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2014

In the process of transforming a new house into a new home, nothing else completes the picture like lush, colorful landscaping. Planning and creating an exterior environment to accentuate a home's interior is an engaging, and often time-intensive process. Knowing the value that natural beauty adds, Wayne Homes rewards gardeners whose efforts have yielded spectacular results in the company's annual Landscape Contest, which is open to any Wayne Homes homeowner. (more...)

truTV Rolls Out New Brand Campaign; Launches 4 New Series
by TV News Desk - Sep 23, 2014

truTV is about to get Way More Fun. Starting this October, the network is going to become the place for fun, innovative and smart programming as truTV begins launching a new slate of original series (more...)

JULIUS CAESAR, Starring Anthony Cochrane, Maurice Jones and More, to Open 2014-15 Season at the Folger Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2014

Folger Theatre launches its 2014/15 season in Rome with William Shakespeare's enduring political tragedy, Julius Caesar from October 28 - December 7, 2014. Robert Richmond (Richard III and Henry V at Folger) directs the epic portrait of the battle between ambition and honor, conspiracy and loyalty, leading an outstanding ensemble including Anthony Cochrane (Broadway's War Horse and Folger's Henry VIII) as the honorable Marcus Brutus, and Maurice Jones, making his Folger Theatre debut as Caesar's closest ally, Mark Antony. (more...)

Everybody Say Yeah for Billy Porter - Ten Reason's to Love Broadway's Ultimate Powerhouse!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2014

Broadway favorite Billy Porter is still killing it eight times a week at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre as everyone's favorite drag queen, Lola. The star of Kinky Boots just celebrated his birthday over the weekend, September 21, and the occasion got us thinking about all of the reasons that we adore the Tony Award winner. Just in case you need a reminder of why Billy is one of Broadway's most cherished stars, check out BroadwayWorld's list of ten reasons to love Billy Porter below! (more...)

New York Innovative Theatre Awards to Honor Off-Off Broadway Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2014

The New York Innovative Theatre Awards, the organization dedicated to celebrating Off-Off-Broadway, has announced 2014 recipients of the 2014 Honorary Awards. (more...)

getTV to Present Monster Halloween Marathon Featuring Bela Lugosi, Vincent Price & More, 10/31
by TV News Desk - Sep 22, 2014

Trick or Treat with getTV this Halloween, as the network conjures a monster marathon loaded with witches, ghosts, vampires, and a slew of genre icons, on Friday, October 31. (more...)

Home Depot- 56 Million Exposed- Free Security Training From Prilock to Keep You Safe For a Lifetime
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2014

CARLSBAD, Calif., Sept.22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ With companies like Home Depot, Target, and JP Morgan falling victim to cyber hacking, consumers can't become complacent or rely on a magic pill to keep them safe online. For a limited time Prilock Security is offering it's professional security awareness training for free with a 7-day trial membership. (more...)

BWW Preview: New Beginnings Await in New Season of MODERN FAMILY
by Matt Smith - Sep 21, 2014

In last season's finale (The Wedding, Part 2 aired May 21, 2014), Pepper (Nathan Lane) orchestrated a change of wedding venues, while Jay and Gloria mend the broken relationship between Merle and Barb. Meanwhile, Phil tried to incorporate a magic Trick into his new role in the wedding, while Luke and Manny acted like an old married couple, much to Alex's delight. Looking at events that occurred in the season finale that might act as a jumping off point when the Emmy-winner kicks off its sixth season next month, Haley spends the episode contemplating her true feelings for Andy (Adam DeVine) the manny (whose feelings for her seem to be reciprocated, as he's seen waiting in the taxi outside the wedding venue), and of course, Mitch & Cam are officially hitched. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Lena Hall Talks Tony Award, HEDWIG, and The Deafening
by David Clarke - Sep 19, 2014

Exciting. Electric. Exhilarating. Rocking. Phenomenal. All of these words have been used to describe HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH on Broadway. And, one of Broadway's hottest talents is helping to ensure that these adjectives are justified. The incomparably charming and charismatic Tony Award Winner Lena Hall, co-starring as Yitzhak, recently talked to me about her Tony win, HEDWIG, and her band, The Deafening. (more...)

Newsbyte: SAP Simplifies Big Data With New Capabilities for Information Management
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) announced new updates to the SAP solutions for enterprise information management (EIM). Now available, the updates offer enhanced support for Big Data sources, integration with SAP Lumira software for data discovery, as well as data protection and masking capabilities for better information governance. Additionally, SAP announced that Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies is the recipient of the third annual Information Governance (IGgie) award, which recognizes customer achievement in information governance excellence. This announcement was made at the ASUG Data Governance Summit, taking place September 1518 in Princeton, NJ. (more...)

The American Museum of Natural History Presents THE 19th ANNUAL HALLOWEEN CELEBRATION, 10/31
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

Curious George®,Clifford the Big Red Dog®, Miffy, and Cookie Mouse (from the bookIf You Give a Mouse a Cookie) are among the characters who will greet thousands of costumed children as they arrive at the American Museum of Natural History to celebrate Halloween. (more...)

Rock 'N' Roll Fantasy Camp Releases 2014-15 Schedule
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2014

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Lucky 'weekend warrior' musicians and anyone who sings or has ever wanted to learn about songwriting will have the unique opportunity to meet and rock out with music legends including, Sammy Hagar, Roger Daltrey, Joe Perry, Cheap Trick and more during the new season of specialty camps announced today by Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp. The camps will take place in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino as well as RRFC's exclusive studios and at Foxwoods Resort in Conn. (more...)

Comedy Central Announces BROAD CITY Panel at NYC Comic Con
by TV News Desk - Sep 17, 2014

"Comedy Central's 'Broad City' @ New York Comic Con" panel will feature creators and executive producers Abbi Jacobson (@abbijacobson) and Ilana Glazer (more...)

Internet Users Want Digital Privacy But Their Online Behaviors Show Otherwise; Trend Micro Launches Software to Reduce Vulnerabilities
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2014

DALLAS, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global developer of security software, has released the most comprehensive security solution available that offers protection from cyber threats for PC, Mac, Android and now iOS platforms. Trend Micro Security 2015 is an all-in-one consumer solution that helps resolve both security and privacy issues that continue to plague Internet users. (more...)

The Paper Birds to Take BLIND on UK Tour, Oct 6-Nov 15
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2014

The Paper Birds present BLIND. Following its sell out run at the Edinburgh Fringe, UK Beatboxing Champion and star of National Theatre's Home Grace Savage performs this most unlikely of musicals, considering the auditory influences on young women. A UK Tour, devised and directed by The Paper Birds and starring Savage, is set for 6th October to 15th November 2014. (more...)

Comedy Central to Premiere Season 3 of GABRIEL IGLESIAS PRESENTS STAND-UP REVOLUTION, 10/3
by TV News Desk - Sep 15, 2014

It's the return of Fluffy! Worldwide comedic sensation Gabriel Iglesias is back on Comedy Central for the third season of "Gabriel Iglesias Presents Stand-Up Revolution," premiering on Friday, October 3 at Midnight ET/PT. (more...)

BWW Recap: BOARDWALK EMPIRE: Different Dogs, Same Bone
by Jessica Naftaly - Sep 15, 2014

Here we are again, back for the second episode of BOARDWALK EMPIRE's final season. The episode, entitled “The Good Listener”, hit the ground running this week as we caught back up with that major ensemble of brilliant characters we've been missing. The episode opened with a montage of Eddie Cantor singing, fish frying and other oddities, as abstract openings appear to be a theme this season. We pull out into the episode through the ear canal of Eli Thompson, who we find worse for wear, waking up from what appears to be a drunken stupor. (more...)

BWW Reviews: South Coast Rep Triumphs with Enchanting New Vision of Shakespeare's THE TEMPEST
by Michael L. Quintos - Sep 15, 2014

Something completely enchanting is happening right now on a stage in Costa Mesa. Kicking off its 51st season, South Coast Repertory---in association with the American Repertory Theatre and the Smith Center---is currently staging the remarkable, re-envisioned new take on William Shakespeare's classic play THE TEMPEST created by Aaron Posner and magician Teller. The visually-stunning, wonderfully magical production continues its Southern California premiere performances through September 28. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Epic Theatre Company's COMPLEAT FEMALE STAGE BEAUTY - Gender Bending at Its Best
by Juli Parker - Sep 13, 2014

Epic Theatre Company starts off its third season with Jeffrey Hatcher's COMPLEAT FEMALE STAGE BEAUTY, directed by Jill D. Jones. (more...)

Disneyland Resort Shows a Spooky Disney Side for Halloween Time!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2014

Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort is a one-of-a-kind celebration of chilling, family friendly fun. From Friday, Sept. 12, through Friday, Oct. 31, guests will explore their spooky Disney Side with special Halloween transformations of Haunted Mansion and Space Mountain; encounter Disney villains conjured by a magic cauldron; dance to the Mad T Party band and meet Mickey Mouse and his friends in Halloween costumes. (more...)

BWW Reviews: BARNUM, Curve Theatre Leicester, September 10 2014
by Jenny Antill - Sep 11, 2014

Cameron Macintosh and Chichester Festival Theatre's production of Barnum debuted at the Curve Theatre, Leicester last night before embarking on a National Tour. The show was seen by nearly 70,000 people during its run in Chichester last year and was critically acclaimed by many throughout its time there. Way prior to this, the production opened on Broadway back in 1980 where it picked up three Tony Awards and a Drama Desk Award. Following this, Barnum opened in the West End in 1981 starring Michael Crawford; a role which he won an Olivier for. (more...)

Fitness Tip of the Day: Challenge Your Body
by Christina Mancuso - Sep 11, 2014

In our last 'Ask a Trainer' post, BWW's Michael Buckley discussed the benefits of exercising outdoors. (more...)

Cape Town Opera to Present THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO, 18-26 October
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2014

Cape Town Opera will present a new production of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's comic masterpiece of impetuous love, THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO (LE NOZZE DI FIGARO) in the Opera House at Artscape from 18 to 26 October 2014. The Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra, under the baton of acclaimed conductor, Maestro Jeremy Silver will accompany this production's talented cast. (more...)

Hallmark Channel Unveils Line Up for Annual 'Countdown to Christmas'
by TV News Desk - Sep 10, 2014

Hallmark Channel's annual 'COUNTDOWN TO CHRISTMAS' event is a social and cultural phenomenon, bringing 80 million-plus viewers to the network in November and December and making Hallmark Channel #1 among households and key demos.* (more...)

Eunice Rush Releases LED BY HORSES
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2014

Indianapolis, Indiana (more...)

Top Games Site Gets Spooky This Month with New Halloween Titles
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2014

The top PC games website, FreeGamePick has a wide variety of spooky new Halloween titles this October. The games center has revealed its lineup of incoming games for the month ahead with no less than half a dozen eagerly awaited Halloween themed games on the list. (more...)

BWW Recap: SURVIVOR- BLOOD VS WATER 10/1; Full Results!
by Kara McCoy - Oct 1, 2014

Is there anything better than a Wednesday evening spent dodging sand crabs, whittling spears, and sleeping on planks of bamboo? Yes. Many, many things are probably better. So why endure the perils and discomforts of island life yourself when you can sit back and watch 18 (oops, 17, now) strangers do it for you? (more...)

New Seasons of Showtime's SHAMELESS, HOUSE OF LIES and EPISODES to Return 1/11
by TV News Desk - Oct 1, 2014

Beginning Sunday, January 11th, SHOWTIME will celebrate the New Year with its three Emmy-nominated leads William H. Macy, Don Cheadle and Matt LeBlanc when brand new seasons of SHAMELESS (9 p.m.), HOUSE OF LIES (10 p.m.) and EPISODES (10:30 p.m.) return on the network's powerhouse, triple-header Sunday night. (more...)

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