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by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2016

UK Theatre has announced the winners of the UK Theatre Awards 2016 - the only awards to honour outstanding achievement in performing, producing and management in theatres throughout the United Kingdom. (more...)

Cadence Announces Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results Webcast
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016


A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Celebrates Alley Theatre's 70th Season and Shakespeare's 400th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

Gregory Boyd, Artistic Director of the Alley Theatre, announces the cast and creative team of the Hubbard Theatre season opener, William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.   The Alley's 22nd Shakespearean production celebrates the new stage enhancements with an expansive set, live music and 43 detailed costumes outfitting a full 19-member cast. The production features members of the Resident Acting Company and begins October 7 and runs through November 5. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased at or by calling the Box Office at 713.220.5700. (more...)

CARRIE THE MUSICAL Rises at Hamilton Stage
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

Directed by Robert Devarona, Carrie the Musical will rise at the Hamilton Stage in Rahway, New Jersey starting this Friday.  (more...)

Spinning Tree Theatre to Present Rarely Produced Gem NINE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

Spinning Tree offers Kansas City audiences opportunity to see rarely-produced Broadway gem NINE. (more...)

IN THE HEIGHTS Extends Again at Porchlight Music Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

Porchlight Music Theatre and Artistic Director Michael Weber have announced a second extension of Porchlight's 22nd season opener, the multi-Tony Award-winning In The Heights, now playing through Saturday, Nov. 19, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, book by Quiara Alegria Hudes. (more...)

MOTOWN's N'Kenge to Sing the National Anthem at Knicks vs Nets Game
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

Known for her powerful and riveting vocals, Broadway Diva N'Kenge (Motown: The Musical and Sondheim and Sondheim) will grace the Stadium at Madison Square Garden singing the National Anthem for the NY Knicks vs Brooklyn Nets this Saturday, October 8, 2016. (more...)

Concierge Auctions Unveils Its Newest Fall Lineup With 18 Opportunities In The United States, Europe And The South Pacific
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2016


Lincoln Theatre COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS Series Examines Issues Facing Young Artists - October 20
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2016

The Lincoln Theatre's Community Conversations Series, a free series designed to generate community discussion on a variety of interesting questions surrounding the arts, will hold its next event on Thursday, October 20. Inspired by the 1969 Nina Simone single "To Be Young, Gifted, and Black," the event will explore the issues of empowerment, conflict resolution, and cultural identity of today's young artists. (more...)

Americana Duo Granville Automatic to Stop at Rockwood Music Hall This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2016

Led by a modern-day Linda Ronstadt, Granville Automatic writes songs the Associated Press calls "haunting tales of sorrow and perseverance." (more...)

Witness Relocation Presents THE LOON
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2016

Witness Relocation's The Loon is an all new, evening length, knock-down-drag-out, dance/theatre show based in part on "Voices of the Loon" (an educational record released by the Audubon Society in 1980); the work of sociologist Erving Goffman; "At Home" - Bill Bryson's study of the history of domestic life; party games; and what happens when the festivities go very late into the night/next morning. (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...)

The Amagansett Food Institute & The Neo-Political Cowgirls Present HYSTERIA
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2016

The Amagansett Food Institute, along with Kate Meuth and The Neo-Political Cowgirls present the newest immersive haunt experience - Hysteria. Take a 30 minute walk through a dark field to witness causes, cures, and curses of HYSTERIA. (more...)

Sandra Bernhard Debuts New Show at The Sorting Room
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2016

The inimitable Sandra Bernhard will debut her all new show SANDRA MONICA BLVD: Coast to Coast at The Sorting Room at The Wallis at 9390 N. Santa Monica Blvd. in Beverly Hills, CA on December 8th, 9th and 10th. She will perform two shows each night at 8pm and 10pm. (more...)

BLOOD is Back at The Complez this Halloween!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2016

Glenne Headly (Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Dick Tracy, Mr. Holland's Opus), James Kyson (NBC's Heroes, voted one of "Hollywood's 25 Hottest" by TV Guide), Michael Yama (Betty White's Off Their Rockers) andRob Yang (The Americans, Twisted) join the cast when The Garage re-opens its acclaimed world premiere production of BLOOD. Written and directed by Obie and New York Outer Critics Circle Award-winner/ DGA Award, two-time Golden Globe and five-time Emmy Award nominee Robert Allan Ackerman, BLOOD returns to the The Complex in Hollywood beginning Oct. 28. (more...)

Scoop: LAST MAN STANDING on ABC - Friday, November 11, 2016
by - Oct 24, 2016

Get all the scoop on LAST MAN STANDING, airing on ABC on Friday, November 11, 2016! (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 10/22/2016
by - Oct 22, 2016's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 10/22/2016. (more...)

Simon Callow Returns to the Arts Theatre for A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2016

The hugely popular re-imagining of Charles Dickens' festive staple A Christmas Carol, starring Simon Callow and directed by Tom Cairns, will return to the Arts Theatre in London for a strictly limited season from 8 December to 7 January.   (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Melville Theatre's ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

A QUEST for fish, chips and mushy peas in the 1960s leads to a hilarious and politically incorrect caper at Melville Theatre this November and December. (more...)

LA Chamber Orchestra to Present West Coast Debut of Schoenberg's SCATTER
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

Rising French conductor Alexandre Bloch, principal guest conductor of Dusseldorf Symphoniker, makes his Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra debut conducting the West Coast premiere of Adam Schoenberg's Scatter, a triple concerto written for and featuring genre-defying PROJECT Trio, on Saturday, November 12, 8 pm, Alex Theatre, and Sunday, November 13, 2016, 7 pm, Royce Hall. (more...)

Emily Estefan Receives WorldArts' 'Discovery Artist of the Year' Award
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

Emily Estefan, daughter of Billboard Latin artist Gloria Estefan, received the first ever WorldArts 'Discovery Artist of the Year' award at the 2016 La Musa Awards Gala, which honors the newest inductees to the Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame. (more...)

VIDEO: Netflix's THE CROWN 'Personal Relationships' Trailer Reveals Impact of Being Queen
by TV News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

With Great Britain reeling from the devastation of war, young Princess Elizabeth becomes Queen and finds relationships with her loved ones changing forever.  Netflix's THE CROWN exposes the complications of being Queen in this 'Personal Relationships'  trailer below. (more...)

BWW Contest: Enter To See Show Biz After Hours With Frank DiLella at Birdland
by BWW Contests - Oct 19, 2016

BroadwayWorld is giving you and a friend a chance to see Show Biz After Hours With Frank DiLella at Birdland Jazz Club Monday night! (October 24th, 2016 / 7PM). The winners will be comped a table for two for the event. There is a $10 food/drink minimum per person. (more...)

Suzanne Vega, Beth Malone, Kenyon Phillips and More Coming Up This Month at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

Joe's Pub at The Public has announced its nightly performances, running October 19-30, 2016. Scroll down for details, and visit for a complete list of shows! (more...)

FRIGID New York @ Horse Trade with Concrete Drops to Present LOVE IS A BATTLEFIELD
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

FRIGID New York @ Horse Trade in association with Concrete Drops will present a limited engagement of Martin Dockery's Love is a Battlefield, performed by Dockery and Vanessa Quesnelle, Friday, November 11 at 8pm and Saturday, November 12 at 8pm at The Kraine Theater (85 East 4th Street between 2nd Avenue and Bowery). Tickets ($20) may be purchased in advance at  (more...)

BWW Interview: 10 Powerful Responses To The Question 'What is Art?'
by Andrew Burrill - Oct 18, 2016

It is the age-old question, what is Art? For many, seeking the answer to this question is a life long journey that's founded in the need for truth in one's life. Check out these answers from individuals on Broadway, in Hollywood, and on YouTube! (more...)

THE X FACTOR's Rhydian Roberts to Star in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at Sheffield This Autumn
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

The charming, kooky and hilarious musical cult classic Little Shop of Horrors comes to the Lyceum Theatre from Monday 7 - Saturday 12 November, starring The X Factor finalist Rhydian Roberts. (more...)

Scoop: LAST MAN STANDING on ABC - Friday, November 4, 2016
by - Oct 17, 2016

Get all the scoop on LAST MAN STANDING, airing on ABC on Friday, November 4, 2016! (more...)

by Roger Catlin - Oct 17, 2016

One of the failings of human beings is the hesitance to visit those who have lost loved ones. We wonder about the right thing to say when the actual requirement is to be present and to listen. That's all that's asked of audience members for 'The Year of Magical Thinking,' Joan Didion's adaptation of her own award-winning memoir into a one-woman play, now at Arena Stage. (more...)

Broadway Inspirational Voices to Release Second Holiday Album 'GREAT JOY II'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

Twelve years after the release of their first album, GREAT JOY -  A GOSPEL CHRISTMAS, Michael McElroy and the Broadway Inspirational Voices (BIV) have announced the release of their second studio album, GREAT JOY II AROUND THE WORLD. (more...)

Freeform to Premiere New Seasons of THE FOSTERS and SWITCHED AT BIRTH, 1/31
by TV News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

The critically acclaimed family drama, THE FOSTERS returns with new episodes on TUESDAY, JANUARY 31 at 8:00 p.m. EST. (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 10/15/2016
by - Oct 15, 2016's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 10/15/2016. (more...)

IN THE HEIGHTS Extends for Third and Final Time at Porchlight Music Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

Porchlight Music Theatre and Artistic Director Michael Weber are proud to announce the final extension of Porchlight's 22nd season opener, the multi-Tony Award-winning In The Heights, now playing through Saturday, Dec.3, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, book by Quiara Alegria Hudes. Directed and co-choreographed by Brenda Didier, co-choreographed by Chris Carter, music directed by Diana Lawrence and assistant directed by Adrian Abel Azevedo, at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave. (more...)

Syfy Orders Second Season of Action Horror Series VAN HELSING
by TV News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

Syfy has given a second season order to its new action horror series VAN HELSING. Production on the 13-episode second season is scheduled to get underway in January.  (more...)

Desi Moreno-Penson's OMINOUS MEN Gets Staged Reading in NYC This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

There will be a one-night only staged reading of OMINOUS MEN, a new, full-length play by Latina playwright Desi Moreno-Penson. (more...)

VIDEO: Go Behind-the-Scenes of Netflix's THE CROWN in All-New Featurette
by - Oct 13, 2016

The cast and creators of Netflix's THE CROWN take you behind-the-scenes of the production, giving audiences a  never-before-seen look into the private lives of the infamous ?royal family? in 'The Weight Of The Crown' featurette, released by Netflix today.  (more...)

Vanessa Trien and The Jumping Monkeys to Celebrate Release of 'Wonderful You'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

It's the moment fans have been waiting for! Beloved Boston-based musicians Vanessa Trien and The Jumping Monkeys will celebrate the release of their fourth award-winning album, Wonderful YOU (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...)

Crestwood Theare to Present ARSENIC AND OLD LACE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

The award-winning Crestwood Theatre will present 'Arsenic and Old Lace,' written by Joseph Kesselring, November 17, 18, 19 at 7 pm and November 20 at 3 pm, with a Free Senior Citizen Preview Nov 17 at 11 am at 1501 N Beech Daly, Dearborn Heights, MI. (more...)

Check Out Full Lyrics to Lin-Manuel Miranda's SNL 'My Shot' Remix!
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 12, 2016

Below, BWW brings you the full transcript of Miranda's opening monologue, including lyrics to his remixed version of 'My Shot.' Enjoy! (more...)

Holly Robinson Peete to Give Keynote at Oakland University's 2017 Keeper of the Dream Awards
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

For its 25th annual Keeper of the Dream Awards Celebration, Oakland University will welcome actress, author and talk show host Holly Robinson Peete to campus on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, Jan. 16, 2017.  (more...)

The Belgrade Theatre Presents LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS — X FACTOR's Rhydian to star!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

There's a giant flesh-eating plant coming to Coventry in Little Shop of Horrors, which is set to visit the Belgrade Theatre on a UK tour this October! X Factor's Rhydian leads the cast in this '50s sci-fi spoof musical taking to the Belgrade's Main Stage. (more...)

Ellen McLaughlin and Teagle F. Bougere to Star in ROZ AND RAY World Premiere in Seattle
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

Seattle Repertory Theatre today announced the highly anticipated two-person casting for the world-premiere production, Roz and Ray, a play by local playwright, Seattle Rep Writers Group alumna, and University of Washington Senior Artist in Residence Karen Hartman, with direction from the acclaimed Chay Yew, Artistic Director of Victory Gardens Theater in Chicago. (more...)

Broadway AM Report, 10/11/2016 - Christine Ebersole at the Carlyle, THE CLEARING and More!
by Jessica Khan - Oct 11, 2016

Today's big news: Christine Ebersole brings AFTER THE BALL to Cafe Carlyle, THE CLEARING opens Off-Broadway, and the company of RANCHO VIEJO meets the press, so stay tuned for coverage! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Daphne Rubin-Vega in the Studio for La Jolla Playhouse's MISS YOU LIKE HELL
by Stage Tube - Oct 11, 2016

La Jolla Playhouse presents the world-premiere production of Miss You Like Hell, book and lyrics by Pulitzer Prize winner Quiara Alegria Hudes (In the Heights, Water by the Spoonful), music and lyrics by acclaimed singer/songwriter Erin McKeown, directed by Lear deBessonet (Public Theatre's The Odyssey) and choreographed by Danny Mefford (Broadway's Fun Home). The musical features two-time Tony Award nominee Daphne Rubin-Vega (RENT, Anna in the Tropics) as 'Beatriz' - click below to watch her perform a song from the show in the studio! (more...)

BWW Interview: Robert Allan Ackerman Always Going for BLOOD and Making His Mark!
by Gil Kaan - Oct 10, 2016

Obie-Awarding director Robert Allan Ackerman has worked the boards all around the globe bringing out outstanding performances from both stellar legends and before-they-were-known newbies. Robert's latest production BLOOD, which he wrote as well, had its world premiere earlier this year, also at The Complex. (more...)

Check Out Just-Released Photos from Lin-Manuel Miranda-Hosted SNL!
by TV News Desk - Oct 10, 2016

Tony Award winner and HAMILTON creator Lin-Manuel Miranda took on hosting duties for NBC's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE. (more...)

Photo Flash: Ian McKellen, Eileen Atkins & Vanessa Redgrave at UK Theatre Awards
by Marianka Swain - Oct 10, 2016

Yesterday UK Theatre gave out awards to leading talents in performing, producing and theatre management throughout the United Kingdom. Sheffield Theatres' SHOW BOAT and FLOWERS FOR MRS HARRIS together took Best Musical Production, while Clare Burt picked up a performance award for the former and Rebecca Trehearn for the latter. Charlene James won Best New Play for CUTTIN' IT, and Paapa Essiedu Best Performance In A Play for the Royal Shakespeare Company's HAMLET. (more...)

QuEST Global Named National Champion in the European Business Awards 2016/17
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2016


Female Commentators Take Over ESPN Deportes for 'Semana de La Mujer' Week
by TV News Desk - Oct 10, 2016

For the seventh consecutive year, Semana de La Mujer (Ladies Week) returns to ESPN Deportes to support breast cancer awareness and highlight the significant roles women play in today's world of sports. (more...)

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