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Cynthia Nixon, Caitlyn Jenner Among Out Magazine's Most Compelling in 2015Cynthia Nixon, Caitlyn Jenner Among Out Magazine's Most Compelling in 2015
by TV News Desk - Nov 9, 2015

Today OUT unveiled 99 Honorees from the 21st annual OUT100 portfolio, including entertainers, activists, artists, politicians, sports figures, and culinary masters. (more...)

Seth MacFarlane Hosts 2016 Breakthrough Prize CeremonySeth MacFarlane Hosts 2016 Breakthrough Prize Ceremony
by Movies News Desk - Nov 9, 2015

The Breakthrough Prize and its founders last night announced the recipients of the 2016 Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences, Fundamental Physics and Mathematics. (more...)

Breakthrough Prize Awarded $22 Million In Science PrizesBreakthrough Prize Awarded $22 Million In Science Prizes
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2015

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VIDEO: John Oliver Tackles Prisoner Re-Entry on HBO's LAST WEEK TONIGHTVIDEO: John Oliver Tackles Prisoner Re-Entry on HBO's LAST WEEK TONIGHT
by TV News Desk - Nov 9, 2015

HBO continued presenting a satirical look at the week in news, politics and current events, as well as addressing broader issues as LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER aired its 35-show second season (more...)

Breakthrough Prize To Award $22 Million In Science PrizesBreakthrough Prize To Award $22 Million In Science Prizes
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2015

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Nevada Ballet Theatre Presents A BALANCHINE CELEBRATION This WeekendNevada Ballet Theatre Presents A BALANCHINE CELEBRATION This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2015

Nevada Ballet Theatre (NBT) is proud to present A Balanchine Celebrationas the Company's opening performance at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts for its 2015-2016 season. Each piece will be accompanied by a full orchestra featuring members of the Las Vegas Philharmonic, under the direction of guest conductor, Leif Bjaland. Performances will take place tonight, November 7 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, November 8 at 2 p.m. with tickets starting at $29. Tickets can be ordered by calling The Smith Center Box Office at (702) 749-2000 or by visiting www.nevadaballet.org. (more...)

Violinist Tim Fain and Google Introduce New Virtual Reality Video for YouTubeViolinist Tim Fain and Google Introduce New Virtual Reality Video for YouTube
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2015

To offer fans a more immersive experience, violinist Tim Fain today released a new virtual reality (VR) video for YouTube based on his original composition Resonance. In a close collaboration with Google, the VR video was filmed using Jump (g.co/Jump), which not only gives fans a vivid 360° experience, but also a realistic sense of depth so they can feel like they're actually there. Turn in every direction to enjoy Fain's mesmerizing performance. The VR video is best viewed with a Google Cardboard viewer using the YouTube app available for Android smartphones (iOS coming soon). You can also view the video in non-VR mode on desktop and iOS. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - November 6, 2015BWW's On This Day - November 6, 2015
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Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on November 6 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

BWW's On This Day - November 27, 2015BWW's On This Day - November 27, 2015
by - Nov 27, 2015

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on November 27 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

GALECA Name Top Ten LBGTQA Films 'Every Non-LGBTQA Person Should See'GALECA Name Top Ten LBGTQA Films 'Every Non-LGBTQA Person Should See'
by Movies News Desk - Nov 25, 2015

Just in time for the holidays, as they say . . . the Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (galeca.org) today announced its membership's picks for their second “GALECA Ten Best” list: The 10 Best LBGTQA Films GALECA Every Non-LGBTQA Person Should See! (more...)

Comedy Central to Digitally Release BRIAN REGAN: LIVE FROM RADIO CITY MUSIC HALLComedy Central to Digitally Release BRIAN REGAN: LIVE FROM RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL
by TV News Desk - Nov 24, 2015

Comedy Central announces the digital release of BRIAN REGAN: LIVE FROM RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL the first live stand-up special in Comedy Central history, on Friday, November 27. (more...)

Comedy Central's BRIAN REGAN: LIVE FROM RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL Set for Release Next WeekComedy Central's BRIAN REGAN: LIVE FROM RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL Set for Release Next Week
by TV News Desk - Nov 23, 2015

Comedy Central announces the digital release of 'Brian Regan: Live From Radio City Music Hall,' the first live stand-up special in Comedy Centralhistory, on Friday, November 27. (more...)

VIDEO: John Oliver Ponders Why We Still Make Pennies on LAST WEEK TONIGHTVIDEO: John Oliver Ponders Why We Still Make Pennies on LAST WEEK TONIGHT
by TV News Desk - Nov 23, 2015

This week's topics include a return to normalcy for the French, the U.S. anti-refugee rhetoric, the penny nuisance and a look back at highlights of this season. Check out a clip below! (more...)

Walt Disney Records Releases THE GOOD DINOSAUR SoundtrackWalt Disney Records Releases THE GOOD DINOSAUR Soundtrack
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2015

'The Good Dinosaur' takes Arloand the audienceon an emotional journey of self-discovery. Filmmakers opted to tell the story in a new way, relying less on dialogue, while leaning into the power of nature, compelling characters and music that captures the imagination. 'It's a dinosaur movie, so the music needs to be big,' says director Peter Sohn. 'But it's also that classic boy-and-his-dog story embarking on a journey home. That calls for a certain sensitivity to embrace the emotions. Mychael and Jeff are brilliant artists when it comes to setting up a theme that can be sweet and hopeful one moment and strong and powerful the next. And they do it in a unique way.' (more...)

John Oliver Delivers Epic Rage Over Paris Attacks on LAST WEEK TONIGHTJohn Oliver Delivers Epic Rage Over Paris Attacks on LAST WEEK TONIGHT
by TV News Desk - Nov 16, 2015

On last night's LAST WEEK'S TONIGHT which aired at 11:00p.m., ET/PT on HBO, host John Oliver had some harsh thoughts to share regarding Friday night's horrific terrorist attacks on the city of Paris. (more...)

TV Host John Oliver and Wife Kate Norley Welcome Baby BoyTV Host John Oliver and Wife Kate Norley Welcome Baby Boy
by TV News Desk - Nov 12, 2015

E! News reports the joyous news that talke show host John Oliver and his wife, Kate Norley, welcomed a son. (more...)

Casts of BEAUTIFUL, JERSEY BOYS, HAMILTON's Renee Elise Goldsberry Set for THANKSGIVING DAY PARADE ON CBSCasts of BEAUTIFUL, JERSEY BOYS, HAMILTON's Renee Elise Goldsberry Set for THANKSGIVING DAY PARADE ON CBS
by TV News Desk - Nov 12, 2015

A CBS Thanksgiving tradition in its 55th year, the special will feature portions of the 89th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade live from New York City. Additional performances during the parade will include the casts of the Tony Award-winning Broadway productions of 'Jersey Boys' and 'Beautiful - The Carole King Musical.' (more...)

Jerry Seinfeld Kicks Off Sold-Out Residency at the Beacon Theatre TonightJerry Seinfeld Kicks Off Sold-Out Residency at the Beacon Theatre Tonight
by TV News Desk - Jan 7, 2016

Legendary New Yorker and comedian Jerry Seinfeld will perform once a month at the Beacon Theatre in 2016 as part of a residency entitled, 'Jerry Seinfeld: The Homestand.' All six performances, starting tonight, January 7, and continuing February 18, March 2, April 14, May 5, and June 8, are sold out. (more...)

CREED Director Ryan Coogler Wants to Helm Movie Adaptation of HAMILTONCREED Director Ryan Coogler Wants to Helm Movie Adaptation of HAMILTON
by Movies News Desk - Jan 6, 2016

Ryan Coogler, director of the Rocky reboot CREED, as well as the recent acclaimed film FRUITVALE STATION, revealed that he would love to take the reins on a film adaptation of Broadway's HAMILTON. (more...)

Dame Edna Actor Barry Humphries Calls Caitlyn Jenner 'A Mutilated Man'Dame Edna Actor Barry Humphries Calls Caitlyn Jenner 'A Mutilated Man'
by Michael Dale - Jan 5, 2016

The actor supports Germaine Greer's statement that trans women are men who 'have themselves castrated.' (more...)

Actor James Franco Releases New Poetry Book STRAIGHT JAMES/GAY JAMESActor James Franco Releases New Poetry Book STRAIGHT JAMES/GAY JAMES
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2016

Hansen Publishing Group announced today that it has released the newest chapbook of poetry by actor James Franco entitled STRAIGHT JAMES / GAY JAMES.  (more...)

VIDEO: LAST WEEK TONIGHT's John Oliver Shares Revised New Year's Resolutions!VIDEO: LAST WEEK TONIGHT's John Oliver Shares Revised New Year's Resolutions!
by TV News Desk - Jan 4, 2016

In the all-new web-only video below, LAST WEEK TONIGHT host John Oliver helps you revise the New Year's resolutions you've already failed to keep. (more...)

Sian Thomas to Replace Francesca Annis as 'Mrs. Fox' in Donmar's WELCOME HOME, CAPTAIN FOX!Sian Thomas to Replace Francesca Annis as 'Mrs. Fox' in Donmar's WELCOME HOME, CAPTAIN FOX!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2016

Sian Thomas will be taking on the role of Mrs Fox in the Donmar's production of Welcome Home, Captain Fox! replacing Francesca Annis who regrettably has had to withdraw from the production for personal reasons. (more...)

Henry Winkler as Danny, Marie Osmond as Sandy? Find Out Who Almost Starred in 1978's GREASE!Henry Winkler as Danny, Marie Osmond as Sandy? Find Out Who Almost Starred in 1978's GREASE!
by TV News Desk - Jan 28, 2016

A new article in Vanity Fair explores the 1978 film adaptation of GREASE, and reveals some shocking never-before-known facts about the making of the movie. (more...)

Did You Know? Top 10 Ways the GREASE Film Was Almost Very DifferentDid You Know? Top 10 Ways the GREASE Film Was Almost Very Different
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2016

With Fox's upcoming live broadcast of GREASE, let's take a look back at what could have been. Below, check out the top 10 'almosts' from the original GREASE movie. (more...)

Joseph Fiennes, Stockard Channing Set for Michael Jackson TV BiopicJoseph Fiennes, Stockard Channing Set for Michael Jackson TV Biopic
by TV News Desk - Jan 27, 2016

Joseph Fiennes will take on the role of the King of Pop, Michael Jackson in an upcoming television biopic for the UK's Sky Arts. (more...)

Knopf To Publish Book By Journalist Nancy Jo Sales About Teenage Girls And Social MediaKnopf To Publish Book By Journalist Nancy Jo Sales About Teenage Girls And Social Media
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2016

NEW YORK, Jan. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ Next month Knopf will release a new book about social media and its impact on the lives of today's youth. Written by Nancy Jo Sales, and based on reporting she has done over the past 30 months, AMERICAN GIRLS: Social Media and the Secret Lives of Teenagers, will go on sale February 23 with a first printing of 150,000 copies. It will also be available as an eBook and from Random House Audio. First serial rights have been sold to Time Magazine. (more...)

New Caitlyn Jenner Memoir Due Out Spring 2017New Caitlyn Jenner Memoir Due Out Spring 2017
by TV News Desk - Jan 19, 2016

Grand Central Publishing announced today that it plans a spring 2017 publication for a memoir by former Olympic gold medalist, transgender activist and reality TV star Caitlyn Jenner. (more...)

EgoPo's THE WOMEN to Open 3/4EgoPo's THE WOMEN to Open 3/4
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2016

On March 4, EgoPo presents the opening of Clare Boothe Luce's comic masterpiece, The Women with an all-female cast of 19. Directed by Artistic Director Lane Savadove, EgoPo Classic Theater continues their season of influential female playwrights with Luce, a woman who led an extraordinary life as a Broadway playwright, war journalist, congresswoman, ambassador, and Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient. The Women previews March 3 and opens Friday, March 4. The show runs three weeks, closing on Sunday March 20. Tickets start at $25. All performances are at the Latvian Society of Philadelphia on 7th and Spring Garden. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Key Art & Promo for New Season of LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVERVIDEO: Sneak Peek - Key Art & Promo for New Season of LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER
by TV News Desk - Jan 15, 2016

LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER returns Sunday, February 14 at 11PM on HBO. Watch a promo for the new season below and check out new key art at left. (more...)

FIRST LISTEN: Jackson Harris' Original Song 'Dance with the Devil'FIRST LISTEN: Jackson Harris' Original Song 'Dance with the Devil'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2016

Jackson Harris' new music video for his original song, 'Dance with the Devil' features captivating choreography from Jon Rua of Broadway's hit show, HAMILTON. (more...)

Opera Star Leah Crocetto Set for CURRAN: UNDER CONSTRUCTION Series 'GROUNDBREAKERS'Opera Star Leah Crocetto Set for CURRAN: UNDER CONSTRUCTION Series 'GROUNDBREAKERS'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2016

Carole Shorenstein Hays announced today that for the next subject of Groundbreakers with Kevin Sessums, the Curran's Editor-at-Large will sit down with award-winning opera star Leah Crocetto, for a special evening titled "Leah Crocetto Talks Opera and Sings Jazz." Sessums will discuss Crocetto's early years in the New York cabaret scene, her rise to fame in the opera world, and her deep connection to the San Francisco Opera.  Crocetto, who recently opened the SFO's 2015 season with her electrifying performance in the title role of Luisa Miller and made her Metropolitan Opera debut as Liu in Turandot, will perform three numbers throughout the evening.  (more...)

Opera Star Leah Crocetto Featured in CURRAN: UNDER CONSTRUCTION Series, 2/4Opera Star Leah Crocetto Featured in CURRAN: UNDER CONSTRUCTION Series, 2/4
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2016

Carole Shorenstein Hays announced today that for the next subject of Groundbreakers with Kevin Sessums, the Curran's Editor-at-Large will sit down with award-winning opera star Leah Crocetto, for a special evening titled “Leah Crocetto Talks Opera and Sings Jazz.” Sessums will discuss Crocetto's early years in the New York cabaret scene, her rise to fame in the opera world, and her deep connection to the San Francisco Opera.  Crocetto, who recently opened the SFO's 2015 season with her electrifying performance in the title role of Luisa Miller and made her Metropolitan Opera debut as Liù in Turandot, will perform three numbers throughout the evening.  (more...)


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Tina Mulqueen to Lead Grey Cloak Tech's Digital Advertising...Tina Mulqueen to Lead Grey Cloak Tech's Digital Advertising...
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2016

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THE RECKONING, PECORA FOR THE PUBLIC to Play Cornish Playhouse Alhadeff StudioTHE RECKONING, PECORA FOR THE PUBLIC to Play Cornish Playhouse Alhadeff Studio
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2016

The Repertory Collective confront the Banksters of Wall Street in the world premiere one-man play The Reckoning, Pecora For The Public written by Neil Thomas Proto, directed by Arne Zaslove and starring Bob DeDea. (more...)

AND NOW MOZART Set for NYU Skirball, 3/25-26AND NOW MOZART Set for NYU Skirball, 3/25-26
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2016

NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts will present the U.S. premiere of And Now Mozart, featuring the inspired lunacy of comedy virtuosos Igudesman & Joo, on March 25 and 26 at 8 pm at NYU Skirball Center. (more...)

BRODSKY / BARYSHNIKOV to Make U.S. Premiere This Spring at BACBRODSKY / BARYSHNIKOV to Make U.S. Premiere This Spring at BAC
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2016

Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) presents the U.S. Premiere of the solo theater work BRODSKY / BARYSHNIKOV, based on poems by the late Nobel laureate Joseph Brodsky, and performed by actor and BAC artistic director Mikhail Baryshnikov. The one-man show was created for Baryshnikov in collaboration with Alvis Hermanis, noted Latvian director of The New Riga Theatre. (more...)

WATCH! The CBS Magazine, to Launch Exhibit of Most Celebrated Black Rock CoversWATCH! The CBS Magazine, to Launch Exhibit of Most Celebrated Black Rock Covers
by TV News Desk - Feb 1, 2016

Watch!, the official magazine of CBS, unveiled today an exhibit of its most celebrated covers in the lobbies of its historic Black Rock headquarters in midtown Manhattan. (more...)

Investigation Discovery to Premiere New Season of VANITY FAIR CONFIDENTIAL, 1/4Investigation Discovery to Premiere New Season of VANITY FAIR CONFIDENTIAL, 1/4
by TV News Desk - Dec 9, 2015

Investigation Discovery (ID) announced today the premiere of the sophomore season of its hit original series, Vanity Fair CONFIDENTIAL (more...)

Benjamin Eakeley to Bring BROADWAY SWINGER to Feinstein's/54 Below in JanuaryBenjamin Eakeley to Bring BROADWAY SWINGER to Feinstein's/54 Below in January
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2015

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents BENJAMIN EAKELEY in his solo cabaret debut, "BROADWAY SWINGER," on January 3, 2016, at 7:00 p.m. (more...)

Dictionary.com Names 'Identity' 2015 Word Of The YearDictionary.com Names 'Identity' 2015 Word Of The Year
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2015

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Starsky + Cox Present YOU BETTER WATCH OUT at Joe's PubStarsky + Cox Present YOU BETTER WATCH OUT at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2015

Starsky + Cox - the couple named 'Psychics to the Stars' by Vanity Fair, known for their international best- selling book Sextrology - will bring a special Yule installment of their Starring show - You Better Watch Out to Joe's Pub at The Public Theater on Sunday, December 20 at 7:00 PM for the winter solstice. (more...)

National Sawdust Announces Winter 2016 Season at New Home in WilliamsburgNational Sawdust Announces Winter 2016 Season at New Home in Williamsburg
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2015

Composer Paola Prestini, the Creative and Executive Director of the National Sawdust (NS), announces the initial programming for the non-profit's winter 2016 season in its acclaimed new home -- a $16 million, 13,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art chamber hall in the heart of Williamsburg, Brooklyn. (more...)

Bing reveals top searches of 2015Bing reveals top searches of 2015
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2015

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The ZARIN Family Celebrates the Holidays and 80th Anniversary of Zarin Fabrics in True StyleThe ZARIN Family Celebrates the Holidays and 80th Anniversary of Zarin Fabrics in True Style
by Marina Kennedy - Dec 21, 2015

The Zarin family celebrated the holidays and their 80th Anniversary of Zarin Fabrics with an impressive group of guests. The event raised money for Housing Works, the non-profit fighting AIDS and homelessness. (more...)

Mosaic Theater Company to Welcome Back VOICES FROM A CHANGING MIDDLE EAST FESTIVAL in 2016Mosaic Theater Company to Welcome Back VOICES FROM A CHANGING MIDDLE EAST FESTIVAL in 2016
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2015

Mosaic Theater Company of DC announces the return of the critically acclaimed VOICES FROM A CHANGING MIDDLE EAST FESTIVAL, an expansive exhibition of some of the finest Israeli, Arab and American artists from across the country and around the world. The five offerings included in the 2015-16 Festival, which runs from January 6-May 1, 2016, grapple with issues of peace and conflict in a divided Middle East. (more...)

Newcomer Maisy Kay Wins 2015 ASCAP Foundation Award for SongwritingNewcomer Maisy Kay Wins 2015 ASCAP Foundation Award for Songwriting
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2015

Maisy Kay is the 2015 recipient of The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) Desmond Child Anthem Award. (more...)

Big Apple Circus to Welcome WNYC's Dan Pashman as Guest Ringmaster, 12/13Big Apple Circus to Welcome WNYC's Dan Pashman as Guest Ringmaster, 12/13
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2015

Big Apple Circus welcomes Guest Ringmaster Dan Pashman to the Big Top at Lincoln Center on December 13, 2015 at 12:30pm for the company's 38th season with the World Premiere of its all-new show, The Grand Tour. (more...)

Jerry Seinfeld to Begin Residency at Beacon Theatre in January 2016Jerry Seinfeld to Begin Residency at Beacon Theatre in January 2016
by TV News Desk - Dec 1, 2015

The Madison Square Garden Company (NYSE: MSG) announced today that legendary New Yorker and comedian Jerry Seinfeld will perform once a month at the Beacon Theatre in 2016 (more...)

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