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ShenanArts to Present MEMPHIS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2017

From the Underground dance clubs of 1950s Memphis, Tennessee, comes the Tony Award winning musical that bursts off the stage with explosive dancing, irresistible songs and a thrilling tale of fame and forbidden love. (more...)

Ars Nova and WP Theater Present SUNDOWN, YELLOW MOON
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Ars Nova and WP Theater are pleased to present the world premiere of Sundown, Yellow Moon (February 28-April 1), a nighttime play, with songs, by Rachel Bonds, directed by Anne Kauffman (OBIE and Drama Desk Award winner), with songs by the indie-folk duo The Bengsons (Hundred Days) and additional lyrics by Bonds. (more...)

Walker County Premier Waterfront and Water Access Homesites on Smith Lake starting at $29,900
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

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Wyldlife Premiere 'Out On Your Block' with New Noise Magazine
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

As it prepares to wrap up a South and Midwest run, NYC punk-rock four-piece WYLDLIFE premiered Out on Your Block exclusively with New Noise Magazine. The band's third LP is also its first release on Little Steven's own Wicked Cool Records. (more...)

BBC Radio 1 DJ Danny Howard Announces One to One Tour
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Prominent DJ, producer, BBC Radio 1 radio host and label owner Danny Howard has announced a run of UK tour dates where he'll be championing some of his favourite artists in the scene. (more...)

Kream Release New Video for Breakout Single 'Taped Up Heart'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Norwegian brothers KREAM are ready to set the tone for 2017 in a big way. They closed out the last year with their hit single “Taped Up Heart” (more...)

HCC's Arts Collective Presents A VALENTINE AFFAIR on 2/10 - 11
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Howard Community College's (HCC) Arts Collective (AC) continues its 22nd season with "A Valentine Affair" on February 10 and 11, 2017. AC lights a match to this Valentine's Season with two distinctively different back-to-back shows, "Love is…?" and "Love Synchs!" presented by AC's popular improv troupe, "What Improv Group?!?!" (W.I.G), Humanities Department, and the Howard County Poetry and Literature Society (HoCoPoLitSo). Both shows feature W.I.G.'s ground-breaking, edgy take on improvisation, complete with audience participation. (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...)

Communist Daughter Announce US Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

After the release of their highly praised sophomore album last year, Minneapolis' Communist Daughter is branching out beyond their Midwestern roots and touring across the continental US. (more...)

Jireh Breon Holder's Civil Rights Work TOO HEAVY FOR YOUR POCKET Gets Rolling World Premiere with Roundabout
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

The Trustees of The Laurents / Hatcher Foundation, Inc. have announced that Too Heavy For Your Pocket by JIREH BREON HOLDER is recipient of the Laurents / Hatcher Foundation Award. (more...)

Celebrity Judges & Matchups Revealed for Comedy Central's JEFF ROSS PRESENTS ROAST BATTLE II: WAR OF THE WORDS
by TV News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Whitney Cummings, Ken Jeong, Anthony Jeselnik, John Mayer, T.J. Miller, Patton Oswalt, Sarah Silverman, Jason Sudeikis and Snoop Dogg will serve as celebrity judges deciding the round–by-round fate of 16 comedian combatants during the four nights of JEFF ROSS PRESENTS ROAST BATTLE II: WAR OF THE WORDS. (more...)

Tennis Releases Commercial ft. Zosia Mamet for New LP 'Yours Conditionally'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Tennis' upcoming full-length LP Yours Conditionally is out 3/10 via Mutually Detrimental. The band just released a commercial for the album starring Zosia Mamet (more...)

2016 BroadwayWorld Houston Awards Winners Announced - Anthony Lee Medina, Shanae'a Moore and More!
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 18, 2017

Votes are cast; polls are closed; and results have been tabulated! This was our biggest year yet! After a record number of voters in more than 75 regions worldwide, BroadwayWorld is very excited to announce the 2016 Houston winners! Thanks to all who voted, and huge congratulations to all the winners! (more...)

American Composers Orchestra Appoints Yim As President
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

American Composers Orchestra (ACO) is pleased to announce the appointment of Edward Yim as president of ACO, effective February 21, 2017. Yim succeeds Michael Geller, who held the position from 1996-2016. (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...)

BWW Review: Christopher Reiner Reflects on the Road in END UP HERE
by Ellen Dostal - Jan 18, 2017

Composer Christopher Reiner serves up a sixty-minute set of original songs and prose selections at ZJU Theatre Group that demonstrates the unique range of programming found at Zombie Joe's North Hollywood establishment. The company's niche is live horror and they have gained tremendous popularity with productions like their URBAN DEATH series and other renegade theatre pieces that deliver a purposely disquieting 'Underground' take on the world. But ZJU also produces a wide variety of other theatrical offerings including Shakespeare, musicals, and even family theatre under its Limecat banner. (more...)

£25 Tickets for Under 26's for ALICE'S ADVENTURES UNDERGROUND
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

The Olivier nominated smash hit "ALICE'S ADVENTURES Underground" returns to The Vaults from 15 April to 23 September 2017. Tickets are available to under 26's for just £25 each for the 5.45pm performance on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 25 April 2017. (more...)

Uncle Function Presents AWARD SEASON
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Sketch comedy team Uncle Function will introduce a series of new and beloved sketches for their upcoming comedy show Uncle Function Presents: Awards Season A Sketch Comedy Show at the legendary improv theater The Pit Underground on Friday, January 27, 7:30pm at 123 E 24th St., Manhattan. (more...)

ON THE EXHALE with Marin Ireland Pushes Up Opening Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Roundabout Theatre Company has announced that the world premiere of On the Exhale, by Martin Zimmerman, directed by Tony Award nominee Leigh Silverman, and starring Obie Award winner Marin Ireland, will officially open one week earlier on Sunday, February 19. This is the second play in Roundabout Underground's newly expanded two-play season. (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...)

TOsketchfest Presents The Rumoli Brothers, Dance Animal, Flo & Joan and More
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

The Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival (TOsketchfest) today announces the first wave of programming with highlights from the Festival Series. TOsketchfestwill host over 60 sketch comedy acts from across North America, March 1-12, 2017 at The Theatre Centre, Comedy Bar and The Drake Underground.  (more...)

KiNK, Âme, Optimo, Ata Kak, Bicep, Barnt, Dekmantel Soundsystem, Beesmunt Soundsystem and more to play Oranjebloesem Festival on Kingsday
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

On April 27th the fourth edition of Oranjebloesem Festival will take place in Amsterdam during Kingsday. For three years in a row Oranjebloesem has been the perfect alternative on this national holiday, by distancing itself from Amsterdam's crowded city centre. This year the festival offers a great line-up of live acts alongside the customary Underground electronic programme. (more...)

MAKJ Releases Edit of MADLY's 'Work Me'; Out Now
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

For the first time since the launch of his new imprint KENZ, and his inaugural release “Get Whoa” — MAKJ returns with a brand new track “Work Me (MAKJ Deep Edit)” out now. (more...)

Sacha Robotti & Slowbody 'Elephant Man' EP Out Now
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Sacha Robotti and Slowbody have just released their thundering new 'Elephant Man' EP on pivotal German label This Ain't Bristol - Rather deformed and lumpy, the “Elephant Man” was on display for all to gawk. (more...)

Siyata Mobile Receives Purchase Order From LG Canada
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

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Scoop: NCIS: NEW ORLEANS on CBS - Tuesday, February 7, 2017
by TV Scoop - Jan 17, 2017

Get all the scoop on NCIS: NEW ORLEANS, airing on CBS on Tuesday, February 7, 2017! (more...)

International Human Rights Arts Festival to Feature HAMILTON Dancer, Bessie Winner and More
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

2016 Bessie Award-winning choreographer Joya Powell brings her Movement of the People Dance company to the premiere International Human Rights Art Festival, New York City's first arts-advocacy festival of its kind. (more...)

New Form Unveils Latest Incubator Series Featuring Nine Scripted Pilots
by TV News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

New Form (NF) released nine premium, original pilots in their most recent Incubator Series announced today at NATPE, a global marketplace for digital and entertainment content. (more...)

Lea Anderson Sings Whitney Houston: A Five-Year Anniversary Tribute Show at The Metropolitan Room
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Whitney Houston was the voice of a generation.  Her countless hit singles will live forever in the songbook of our world.  I Believe In You And Me, I'm Every Woman, I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me), I Have Nothing…the list goes on and on.  On the five-year anniversary of her tragic (and all too early) passing from this earth, New York based R&B singer Lea Anderson is gathering her band and special guest singers to pay tribute to one of the greatest voices pop music has ever known.  (more...)

GO! GO! GILGAMESH! to Play FRIGID New York
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

The epic of the Gilgamesh is the first story ever written down by human beings and it is a doozy. Sex, power, violence, love, guilt, and death- it's all there. But now the classic tale is getting a lively, irreverent makeover in this high-spirited musical romp complete with cardboard sets, a self-orchestrated cast and toe-tapping joke folk hits! (more...)

PS122 Extends CVRTAIN, Virtual Reality Encounter by Yehuda Duenyas, to January 21
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Due to popular demand, Performance Space 122 extends CVRTAIN, a Virtual Reality (VR) experience by Yehuda Duenyas, to January 21. As part of the twelfth edition of PS122's Coil festival, CVRTAINplaces the participant center stage in a beautiful theater where a curtain parts to reveal an audience of thousands teeming with adulation. (more...)

Beyond the Glittered Curtain; A Drag Show with a Difference at Adelaide Fringe Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

After almost a decade of performing at the Adelaide Fringe Festival and presenting shows for half of that, Kristina Creme (now known as Kristina International) of Creme de la Creme Productions is determined to unveil a show with a difference, Beyond the Glittered Curtain. (more...)

MULTIMEDIA UPDATE - Siyata Mobile Receives Purchase Order From LG Canada
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

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Over 500 Organizations Join THE GHOSTLIGHT PROJECT; Broadway Stars Will Gather in Times Square!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

As previously announced, at 5:30pm on January 19, 2017, at sunset the eve of the Inauguration, more than 500 theaters, ensembles and companies, high school and university theater programs will gather across the country to light a light and make a pledge to stand for and protect the values of inclusion, participation, and compassion for everyone - regardless of race, class, religion, country of origin, immigration status, (dis)ability, gender identity, or sexual orientation. (more...)

Light Source Communications Expands Dark Fiber Offering in Georgia
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

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The Selador Showcase's The Fourth Dimension (part 1) Out Now
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

After a 2016 to remember, Selador kickstart the new year with the fourth installment of our acclaimed Showcase series. (more...)

The More Please Orchestra Return with THE BEARD OF PARADISE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

The enigmatic, fabled Underground magic realist anti-supergroup of psycho-sexual funk, diabolical disco and free range rock'n mayhem known as The More Please Orchestra have announced details of their annual, bearded get together at the Metro Theatre on Friday, 10 February 2017. (more...)

Black Comedy THE WIVES OF OTHERS to Play the OSO Arts Centre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Next week, running from the 24th-28th January, OSO Arts Centre in Barnes is hosting acclaimed black comedy THE WIVES OF OTHERS, fresh from a hit run at the Edinburgh Fringe. (more...)

FLOYD COLLINS, EQUUS and More on Tap for Blank Canvas Theatre's 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Blank Canvas Theatre is dedicated to inspiring a new love for those new to theatre in the Cleveland community, while providing another quality venue for those who already love the arts. (more...)

GOING WEST: THE STORY OF THE TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Premiere Headed to B Street Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

B Street Theatre will present the World Premiere of Going West: The Story of the Transcontinental Railroad as the third production in the 2016 - 2017 Family Series Season. (more...)

AMY SNOWDEN AND FRIENDS to Headline Comedy Central Stages This Week
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Kuker & Lee present Amy Snowden & Friends at the Comedy Central Stage at the Hudson (6539 Santa Monica Blvd. Hollywood, 60038) on Wednesday, January 18th at 8 PM. (more...)

Sierra Monitor Corporation Joins PTC's ThingWorx Ecosystem
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

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MAC & Bistro Award-Winner BILLIE ROE Continues Run of Provocative Show MONOPOLY at Don't Tell Mama, 2/12 & 2/19
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Billie Roe's uniquely provocative musical show MONOPOLY: SINGING THE LIVES FROM BALTIC AVENUE TO BOARDWALK, combines biting political commentary, humanity, and humor with songs by composers as diverse as Kurt Weill, Alan Jay Lerner, Stephen Sondheim, Tom Waits, Rickie Lee Jones, Pink Floyd, and Bono from U2. Roe's pithy and poignant script brings the people who reside within one of the world's most popular board games to life. MONOPOLY has earned Roe a BroadwayWorld.com Cabaret Award Nomination for 'Best Show, Female.' Directed by multiple Award-winning cabaret star Mark Nadler, with music direction by Steven Ray Watkins (the two combined on the show's musical arrangements), Billie Roe's MONOPOLY moves to Don't Tell Mama (343 West 46th St, New York, NY) on February 12 and 19, 2017, both shows at 5:30 PM. For reservations, call: 212-757-0788 (more...)

Small Size Day 2017 to Explore Hibernation and More at Baboro International Arts Festival for Children
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017

Join Baboro International Arts Festival for Children on a fun artistic journey through Winter and Spring, to celebrate Small Size Day 2017. Children and their grown ups are invited to enjoy a creative hands-on workshop, followed by immersive storytelling. (more...)

Investigation Discovery to Present World Premiere Docu-Series KILLING RICHARD GLOSSIP, 3/5
by TV News Desk - Jan 15, 2017

KILLING RICHARD GLOSSIP, a world premiere two-night event, kicks off Sunday, March 5 at 9/8c exclusively on ID. (more...)

BWW Review: BLACKBERRY WINTER at Orlando Shakes
by Libby Champion - Jan 15, 2017

My mother is…. For many, these three little words evoke things such as "interesting," "crazy," or even "getting old." But when you hear "My mother is suffering - no not suffering - living with Alzheimer's disease," these three little words take on a whole new meaning. When your own mother starts to forget you, do you even know your mother anymore? Do you even know yourself? These are the questions Vivienne painstakingly tries to answer in Steve Yockey's BLACKBERRY WINTER. (more...)

Photo Flash: Take a Look at 2Cents' Off-Kilter Production BRILLIANT TRACES
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2017

2Cents Theatre presents BRILLIANT TRACES, written by Cindy Lou Johnson and directed by Kristen Boule.  BRILLIANT TRACES will preview on Saturday, January 7 at 8pm & Sunday, January 8 at 7pm and will open on Friday, January 13 and run through Sunday, February 11 at the Underground Theatre, 1314 N. Wilton Place in Hollywood.   (more...)

BRECHT ON BRECHT to Celebrate the Legendary Dramatist at New Repertory Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

New Repertory Theatre presents Brecht on Brecht, February 4-March 5, 2017 in the Black Box Theater at the Mosesian Center for the Arts, 321 Arsenal Street, Watertown, MA. (more...)

The Town Hall Announces Spring 2017 Season with Concerts 2/9 - 5/5
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

Smart, provocative and entertaining, The Town Hall's 2017 presenting season is an expansive, ambitious offering of literature, journalism, humor, music and film - all taking place in one of New York's most storied performance spaces. (more...)

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