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AT&T Audience Network to Broadcast Garth Brooks Exclusive Concert Event at Yankee Stadium
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

AT&T's AUDIENCE Network will present the exclusive concert event 'GARTH BROOKS/YANKEE STADIUM/LIVE.' Filmed in 4K this past summer, the spectacular concert event will broadcast nationwide on Thursday, Nov. 10, at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT across all AT&T platforms. (more...)

BWW Interview: Scenic Designer Vincent Mountain Sets Alley's MIDSUMMER on a New Stage
by Katricia Lang - Oct 7, 2016

Get ready to see the forests (and its trees), Athens (and its court), fairies, four young and crazy confused lovers, and a traveling theatre troupe full of loveable hacks in A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM at the Alley Theatre. (more...)

Audience Network to Present Concert Special AUBRIE SELLERS: LIVE FROM AUSTIN Tonight
by TV News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

Tune in to the AUDIENCE Network concert special 'Aubrie Sellers: Live From Austin' airing Friday, October 7 at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT (DIRECTV Ch 239/U-verse Ch 1114). (more...)

Scoop: FOX Halloween-Themed Programming on FOX
by TV Scoop - Oct 6, 2016

Get all the scoop on FOX Halloween-Themed Programming, airing on FOX (more...)

THE CARNIVAL OF LOST SOULS Makes its World Debut in Melbourne
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

Nestled somewhere between the madness of a Tim Burton psychosis and the darkness of a David Lynch nightmare, The Carnival of Lost Souls tells the tragic tale of unrequited love and loss, set amongst the mayhem and splendour of a 19th Century Circus. (more...)

Master Mixologist: Zack Berger of ANALOGUE in the West Village
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 5, 2016

Zack Berger is the new Head Bartender of Analogue, the West Village craft cocktail and whiskey bar. interviewed Zack as this week's 'Master Mixologist.' (more...)

Tricks & Treats at SCERA Featuring THE MAGIC OF TIMOTHY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

It's the season for Tricks and treats, and the SCERA Center for the Arts will have both when Utah's own professional comedy magician Timothy Riggs is back for his popular annual show on Saturday, October 29 at 7:00 p.m. (more...)

BWW Review: Witness the Impossible with THE ILLUSIONISTS
by Libby Champion - Oct 5, 2016

Magic shows. These two little words spark so many different thoughts, feelings and opinions from people. Some view them as a complete farce and waste of time, while others are completely fascinated by the sleight of hand, the disillusionment and the mystery behind it all. I happen to be the latter type of person and have seen my fair share of magic shows, so I really wasn't expecting to see anything new or daring in this particular show. Boy, was I wrong! In THE ILLUSIONISTS the seven different type of magicians promise they will "notice, observe, deduce" in a way never seen before, and they absolutely do not disappoint. (more...)

Lincoln Center Hosts Annual LC Kids Trick-or-Treat Event
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2016

Lincoln Center once again welcomes costumed kids and families for a festive Halloween celebration. Hosted by the LC Kids program, the all-ages event will feature Trick-or-treating around the cultural campus, a parade to live music, a haunted scavenger hunt, a David Bowie tribute concert and dance party, and a number of additional free activities to delight all ages. Last year's inaugural Trick-or-Treat event welcomed more than 10,000 people to Lincoln Center, marking it as a destination for families and children of all ages to celebrate Halloween. (more...)

Baskin-Robbins Introduces a Frighteningly Delicious Lineup of Frozen Treats to Celebrate the Halloween Season All Month Long
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2016

Baskin-Robbins, the world's largest chain of ice cream specialty shops, is lifting spirits in a deliciously cool way to celebrate Halloween all month long with a lineup of festive frozen treats including a new ice cream cake, Polar Pizza variety and October Flavor of the Month available at participating Baskin-Robbins shops nationwide. (more...)

New Smithsonian Channel Series POLAR BEAR TOWN to Premiere 11/16
by TV News Desk - Oct 4, 2016

The new Smithsonian Channel docu-series POLAR BEAR TOWN documents a season in Churchill, following this extraordinary migration of human and four-legged animals as they collide in unexpected and sometimes dangerous ways. (more...)

SHARON MATTHEWS NAKED to Play NYC, Toronto This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2016

Sharron Matthews, named the 'Redheaded Canadian Goddess of Cabaret' by the Scotsman Newspaper, 'Best Cabaret Performance of 2015' by BroadwayWorld, 'Best Cabaret Performer' by Toronto's Now Magazine, and the '#1 Cabaret in New York City in 2010' by NiteLife Exchange and WPAT Radio, is touring her new show: SHARRON MATTHEWS NAKED to Feinstein's/54 Below in NYC for ONE NIGHT ONLY and Buddies in Bad Times for three glorious nights. (more...)

Monster Energy's Nyjah Huston Wins 2nd Place at the SLS Nike SB Super Crown World Championship in Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2016

Monster Energy's Nyjah Huston walked away with the trophy for second place and Australia's Shane O'Neill took the win at the SLS Nike SB Super Crown World Championship in Los Angeles. (more...)

THE TWITS Adds Shows at the Curve, Readies for Phizz-Whizzing UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2016

Due to gloriumptious audience demand, Curve has not only announced an additional five performances of Roald Dahl's The Twits, but the classic tale of the most spiteful and revolting couple you could ever meet will also go on a national tour in 2017. (more...)

Stage Adaptation of Elena Ferrante's Neapolitan Novels Headlines New Rose Theatre, Kingston's Upcoming Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2016

With John Malkovich's acclaimed production of Good Canary entering its final week, Rose Theatre Kingston today announces its new season for 2017.  Headlining the season is the world premiere of My Brilliant Friend, a two-part adaptation of Elena Ferrante's Neapolitan quartet of novels which have become a global literary sensation.  The true identity of the author is a mystery, with Elena Ferrante a pseudonym used by the writer, but speculation over the weekend suggested that the author had been unmasked.   (more...)

Pantochino Opens Season with MISTER TRICK AND MRS TREAT, in Connecticut
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2016

Award-winning Pantochino Productions Inc., a not-for-profit professional theatre company for family audiences, will launch it's 2016/17 season with the new musical, "The Bewitchingly Scrumptious and Extraordinary Mister Trick & Mrs. Treat," on Friday, October 21st, 7:30pm, at the Center for the Arts in Downtown Milford. (more...)

Scoop: LAST MAN STANDING on ABC - Friday, October 21, 2016
by - Oct 3, 2016

Get all the scoop on LAST MAN STANDING, airing on ABC on Friday, October 21, 2016! (more...)

William Michael Morgan Earns His First No. 1 with 'I Met A Girl'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2016

On the heels of Friday's release of William Michael Morgan's highly anticipated debut album Vinyl, the breakout star notches his first No. 1 on country airplay with the album's lead single, “I Met A Girl.” (more...)

TRICK OR TREAT: A Halloween Cabaret presented by Three Rivers Music Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2016

Trick or Treat...Join Three Rivers Music Theatre for a spooky night of the most evil and villainous songs, scenes, and dances from theatre, film, and beyond. A perfect Halloween treat for the whole family! (more...)

Broadway Vets Bring FRIGHT NIGHT: A ROCK HORROR HALLOWEEN EXPERIENCE to Times Square this Halloween
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2016

This Halloween, Monday October 31st, 42 Seven Productions in conjunction with IndieFork, and W NY Times Square bring a new Halloween experience to life. FRIGHT NIGHT is a Halloween experience that will bring you thrilling Halloween tunes, some Rocky Horror classics, complete with a costume contest, and some Trick or treat trivia, everything you need for a Broadway Halloween. Ben Cameron from the Broadway smash Wicked, and host of the long running hit "Broadway Sessions," will emcee the experience. The show will feature some of Broadway's best including Betsy Struxness (Hamilton), Colin Cunliffe (Pippin), Matt DeAngelis (Once), Eric LaJuan Summers (Motown), Chadae Nichol McAlister (Motown), David Larsen (The Book of Mormon), Mary Page Nance (Finding Neverland), Megan Lewis (If/Then), recording artist Molly Roth, and Nik Walker (Hamilton). FRIGHT NIGHT: A ROCK HORROR HALLOWEEN EXPERIENCE is not just a concert, Ben Cameron and Company bring you a truly interactive Halloween Experience. (more...)

Foundation Software Honored By Crain's Cleveland
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2016


BWW Cooks: Halloween Candy and Homemade Treats
by Marakay Rogers - Oct 24, 2016

What to hand out, storebought for Trick or treat, homemade for parties. (more...)

Kate Baldwin, Jay Armstrong Johnson and More Set for Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

Next week, Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. Scroll down for details! (more...)

South Street to Host PumpkinFest, Trick-or-Treating, ROCKY HORROR and More
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

South Street Headhouse District has plenty of Tricks and treats for children and adults of all ages during the neighborhood's annual Halloween festivities. On Saturday, October 29, 2016, from Noon extending into the evening, PumpkinFest returns to Headhouse Square (2nd and Lombard). (more...)

Seattle Opera Presents Family Day
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

Start Halloween early by joining Seattle Opera for its Family Day presentation of Hansel and Gretel! This Oct. 30 performance of Engelbert Humperdinck's masterpiece offers students age 18 and under $15 tickets for almost any seat.* During intermission, activities will include a costume dress-up station, crafts, interactions with costumed characters, and even Trick-or-treating (just in time for Halloween!). Sunday, Oct. 30 will also offer an audio-described option for visually-impaired patrons (for more information, click here).   (more...)

Enjoy a Spooky Almost-Halloween at the Staten Island Children's Museum
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

On Sunday, October 30, 2016 the Staten Island Children's Museum is dedicating the entire day to Halloween fun and adventure!  Beginning at noon, Halloween-themed activities will continue all day-as well as Trick-or-treating throughout the Museum! (more...)

CAMELBACK RESORT Beckons Leaf Peepers and Thrill Seekers
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

Check out some of the fall adventures at Camelback Resort in Tannersville, Pennsylvania. The resort is very convenient to New Jersey and the New York metro area. (more...)

Centenary Stage Company Continues 2016 – 17 Fringe Festival
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

Originally produced at FringeNYC, winner of Best of Fest at Maui Fringe and the Alderman Award at Chicago Fringe, Randy Noojin'scritically acclaimed, award winning multimedia solo show, Hard Travelin' with Woody continues Centenary Stage Company's annual Fringe Festival November 10 - 13 in the Lackland Performing Arts Center. (more...)

American Lyric Theater Presents THE HALLOWEEN TREE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

American Lyric Theater (ALT) and Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Music Center, in partnership with MasterVoices (formerly The Collegiate Chorale), presents The Halloween Tree on October 30, 2016 at 3pm in the Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Music Center, 129 W 67th Street, New York City.  Based on Ray Bradbury's classic novel that explores the origins of Halloween, composer Theo Popov and librettist Tony Asaro take us on an epic journey as a group of children search for their friend Pipkin, who has mysteriously disappeared on Halloween night. Conductor: Adam Turner. Featuring Mark S. Doss as Moundshroud; with Emma Grimsley, Shirin Eskandani, Spencer Viator, Brian Wallin, Michael Kelly, and Jarrett Porter with members of MasterVoices.   (more...)

New Musical MISTER TRICK & MRS. TREAT Opens Friday in Milford
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

Award-winning Pantochino Productions Inc., a not-for-profit professional theatre company for family audiences, opens it's 2016/17 season with the new musical, 'The Bewitchingly Scrumptious and Extraordinary Mister Trick & Mrs. Treat,' on Friday, October 21st, 7:30pm, at the Center for the Arts in Downtown Milford. (more...)

BWW Review: Sassy, Sexy A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Opens the Season at Alley Theatre
by gary laird - Oct 17, 2016

It is a genuine pleasure to see such a capable cast going through their paces with verve and a certain aplomb. When an ensemble so obviously enjoy what they are doing, it connects instantly with the audience, and a full house roared and applauded throughout the performance. (more...)

Halloween Activities and More in Benton Harbor Arts District and Downtown St. Joseph October 31st
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

Trick-or-Treating festivities in the Benton Harbor Arts district and downtown St. Joseph, Mich., start October 31st.  (more...)

Does My Eye Deceive Me? Not With These Digital Forensics Tools
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016


Joe Bonamassa Honors the Beatles with 'Taxman' On Howard Stern's Tribute to the Beatles' Revolver Album
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

GRAMMY-nominated blues-rock guitarist Joe Bonamassa contributed the song 'Taxman' to 'Howard Stern's Tribute to the Beatles Revolver,' which is currently airing on SiriusXM's Howard 101 (more...)

BWW Cooks: That Milk on the Shelf - Why to Love Evaporated Milk
by Marakay Rogers - Oct 17, 2016

What to do with evaporated milk> Your grandmother knew, and so did your mother -- and so should you. (more...)

BWW Review: Stephen Karam and Simon Godwin Drag THE CHERRY ORCHARD Kicking and Screaming Into The 21st Century
by Michael Dale - Oct 17, 2016

'A New Version by Stephen Karam' is the way the text is described in the credits for director Simon Godwin's production of Anton Chekhov's 1904 classic THE CHERRY ORCHARD, now being presented by Roundabout. Words like 'translation' and 'adaptation' are noticeably set aside. (more...)

Glympse Track & Treat App Helps Parents and Kids Stay Connected on Halloween
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016


'QUEER SCARE III' Readings Coming Up This Fall at Village Playwrights
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016


BWW Review: LA CALISTO, Hackney Empire, 14 October 2016
by Gary Naylor - Oct 15, 2016

Gary Naylor sees a spectacular and thought-provoking revival of Cavalli's 17th century opera of gods, myths and mortals. (more...)

Scoop: THE ODD COUPLE on CBS - Monday, October 31, 2016
by TV Scoop - Oct 14, 2016

Get all the scoop on THE ODD COUPLE, airing on CBS on Monday, October 31, 2016! (more...)

Enjoy Food, Family, Theatre and Fun for the Holidays at Drury Lane Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

Drury Lane Theatre celebrates the holiday season with festive events and fun for the whole family. Join Drury Lane for a spook-tacular Halloween Party, enjoy a lavish feast during Thanksgiving Brunch and catch up with friends and family on chilly days with Holiday Afternoon Tea service. (more...)

by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

Opium Productions announced today that the opening night performance (Friday, October 21 at 9pm) of Poppy Fields: In Heat, the solo cabaret debut from Poppy Fields, the Dixieland Diva and one-half of Mack & Poppy, is SOLD OUT. Limited seats remain for performances on Saturday, October 22 at 9pm and Sunday, October 23 at 7pm at the Cavern Club Celebrity Theater, inside Casita Del Campo Restaurant in Silver Lake. (more...)

ABC Announces 'Spooktacular' Halloween Programming Throughout October
by TV News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

Halloween is 'spooktacular' as the entire roster of ABC comedies, as well as “The Chew,” “General Hospital” and more, celebrate everyone's favorite scary holiday. Other highlights include the holiday classic “It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown,” celebrating its 50th anniversary. (more...)

Comedy Central Orders THE COMEDY JAM to Series
by TV News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

It's been said that every rock star wants to be a comedian and every comedian wants to be a rock star – THE COMEDY JAM will make those dreams come true for comedians, at least for one shining night. (more...)

Michigan Maritime Museum Offers Family Fun Trick-or-Treating Event
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

Join the Michigan Maritime Museum on Halloween, Monday, October 31st, for a FREE Trick-or-Treating family event. From 4pm to 6pm, Trick-or-Treaters will collect candy at 5 different stations around the Museum campus and receive a scavenger hunt of all the various locations. This event is for kids ages toddler to 10 years old. Children must be in costume and be accompanied by an adult. (more...)

Newnan Theatre Company Presents THE ADDAMS FAMILY THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

Anyone who grew up around Atlanta, and more directly, around Ted Turner's Superstation 17, knows who The Addams Family is. Newnan Theatre Company will be welcoming Gomez, Morticia, Uncle Fester, and the whole creepy, kooky family to their Mainstage for the Halloween season. The Addams Family: A New Musical opens Thursday, October 20th. (more...)

AS WE LIE STILL to Make Southwest Premiere at Contemporary Theatre of Dallas
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

The Southwest Premiere of As We Lie Still adds cutting-edge production design to this spellbinding contemporary score that premiered at the New York Musical Theatre Fringe Festival in 2014. (more...)

BWW Blog: Amanda Grillo - LINE! : A Guide to Getting Off Book
by Guest Blogger: Amanda Grillo - Oct 10, 2016

Getting off book… not everyone's favorite part, but a necessary one in the rehearsal process. Once the book is out of your hand, you can move freer and explore the character more. You can really dive into specific choices when you aren't preoccupied by the book taking up space in your hands. How does one get off book, you might ask? Well here are some tips and Tricks based on what I've learned in my experiences, with input from some of the cast from Our Town. (more...)

Scoop: SPEECHLESS on ABC - Wednesday, October 26, 2016
by - Oct 10, 2016

Get all the scoop on SPEECHLESS, airing on ABC on Wednesday, October 26, 2016! (more...)

Scoop: MODERN FAMILY on ABC - Wednesday, October 26, 2016
by - Oct 10, 2016

Get all the scoop on MODERN FAMILY, airing on ABC on Wednesday, October 26, 2016! (more...)

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