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Pete Escovedo's 'Live From Stern Grove Festival' Now Available
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2012

"What's Up, San Francisco? Are you ready to have a good time?" asks timbales player and band leader Pete Escovedo at the beginning of Live From Stern Grove Festival, his terrific new album that captures a live show he played earlier this year at the legendary 75-year-old San Francisco cultural venue and institution. (more...)

Ted Rock Sports Performance Named 'Best Of Beauty & Fitness 2013'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2013

Ted Rock Sports Performance of Centreville, MD has been honored with a recognition by What's Up? Eastern Shore in its selection of 'Best Of Beauty & Fitness 2013.' (more...)

Robin Williams, David Steinberg to Host Sit Down at DPAC, 1/26/2013
by Movies News Desk - Nov 7, 2012

Robin Williams returns to Durham as he sits down to "chat" with his old friend, comedian, actor, writer, director, and author David Steinberg at DPAC, Durham Performing Arts Center, on Saturday, January 26, 2013. (more...)

BWW Reviews: SHREK THE MUSICAL Brings Magic to Raleigh
by Larisa Mount - Nov 28, 2012

It is my humble opinion that the musical is better than the movie - it's a little bit sassier and totally hilarious. In particular, I find the character of Fiona to be especially likeable. (more...)

Anne Jeffreys and More Set for Actors Fund's LADIES OF AN INDETERMINATE AGE at Pantages Theatre, 12/10
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2012

The Actors Fund presents a very special Musical Monday, an evening with five grand ladies of musical theatre in LADIES OF AN INDETERMINATE AGE on December 10, 2012. Anne Jeffreys, Jane Kean, Pat Marshall, Patricia Morison and Charlotte Rae - join together on the same stage to sing songs from their careers, talk about their co-stars, directors and composers and stray into their wicked (or not-so-wicked) adventures in the great tradition of "No Business Like Show Business." (more...)

Jim Henson Company Brings PAJANIMALS LIVE! to DPAC, 4/3; Tickets Go on Sale Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2012

For the first time ever, The Jim Henson Company's Pajanimals are packing their bags and hitting the road to bring a brand new live musical production to DPAC, Durham Performing Arts Center, in Durham, NC on Wednesday, April 3. (more...)

Glee-Cap: All or Nothing
by Robert Lawlor - May 9, 2013

It's that time of year again, Gleeks! No, it's not time for Mr. Schue to white boy rap - we would all like to forget that ever happened. It's time for Regionals and you know for all the absurdity that entails - it wouldn't be Regionals without ridiculous. Will New Directions be champions again? Will Ryder's lady of mystery finally show herself? Will Blaine pop the question to Kurt? Will Rachel land a dream Broadway role? Hold on tight, Gleeks - you're in for a ride. Season four finale, I choose you! Go! (more...)

TBS Just For Laughs Chicago Announces Russell Brand at Chicago Theatre in June
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2013

TBS Just For Laughs Chicago has announced the addition of Russell Brand, Pete Holmes, Paul F. Tompkins, Brian Posehn, Doug Benson, Todd Glass, Scott Adsit, Kevin Dorff, Jon Glaser, TJ & Dave, Horatio Sanz, Matt Walsh, Brad Morris and Joe Nunez to its 5th anniversary festival line-up. America's biggest comedy festival also announced the addition of a second Nick Swardson show at The Vic to accommodate tremendous demand, and director Paul Feig (Bridesmaids) will make a special appearance to introduce an advance screening of his new movie The Heat at Kerasotes ShowPlace ICON on June 11. (more...)

Scoop: SUPERNATURAL on THE CW - Wednesday, June 5, 2013
by TV Scoop - May 8, 2013

Get all the scoop on SUPERNATURAL, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, June 5, 2013! (more...)

Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros to Release Self-Titled Album in July
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2013

Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros today announced the release of their forthcoming third studio album. The self-titled offering will be released in the U.S. and Canada on July 23rd via Community Music and everywhere else on July 29th. (more...)

Barbra Streisand Announces European Tour Dates for June - London, Amsterdam, Paris & Germany
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2013

Following her dazzling North American tour of 2012, BARBRA STREISAND LIVE! will visit Europe this summer for four exclusive engagements with additional dates and venues to be announced soon. rr (more...)

Museum of the Moving Image to Open Exhibit on Animation Director Chuck Jones, 7/19
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2014

Animation director and artist Charles Martin 'Chuck' Jones (1912-2002) brought to life some of the most iconic cartoon characters in animation history. He perfected the wisecracking Bugs Bunny and the exasperated Daffy Duck and a host of other characters, including Wile E. Coyote, the Road Runner, and Pepé Le Pew. He brought an unparalleled talent for comic invention and a flair for creating distinctive, memorable characters to the art of film animation. What's Up, Doc? The Animation Art of Chuck Jones, a new Smithsonian traveling exhibition that explores Jones's creative genius, influences, and legacy, will open at Museum of the Moving Image in New York City on July 19, 2014 and will be on view through January 19, 2015. (more...)

What's Up Next for the Stars of SMASH?
by TV News Desk - May 29, 2013

Now that the final episode of NBC's SMASH has aired, fans are wondering what's in store for the show's talented cast. Below, BWW brings you a rundown of upcoming projects for the stars of the musical drama series! (more...)

AUDIO: First Listen - Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros' New Single BETTER DAYS
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2013

Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros will release their forthcoming self-titled third studio album in the U.S. and Canada on July 23rd via Community Music and everywhere else on July 29th. Today, they've released the first single, titled BETTER DAYS - check it out below! (more...)

MeetMe Launches Icebreakers to Drive Chat
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2014

“Icebreakers solves the problem of the empty chat screen,” said Geoff Cook, CEO of MeetMe. “Rather than starting conversations with a generic 'Hi' or 'What's Up,' or possibly not starting them at all for lack of knowing what to say, Icebreakers makes sending an engaging first chat as simple as one tap. We believe it has the potential to increase both the number and quality of chats, leading to more replies and ultimately higher user engagement.” (more...)

THE NEIGHBOURHOOD Releases New Video for 'Sweater Weather'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2013

The Neighbourhood, whom Earmilk calls one of the “rarest of truebuzz-bands” released their new video for “Sweater Weather” which is currently top 15 at Alternative Radio exclusively through VEVO this morning. (more...)

KING OF QUEENS Kevin James Announces Stand-Up Comedy Tour
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2013

Working class funnyman, Kevin James will be returning to DPAC, Durham Performing Arts Center on June 5, 2013. Following his 2012 sellout show at DPAC, Kevin James is back by popular demand with new material for another big night of laughs. (more...)

Food+Tech Leader Buyer's Best Friend Signs 100th Technology Customer for Office Snack Delivery
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - As Silicon Valley startups and venture capitalist firms seek healthier alternatives to fuel their employees, Buyer's Best Friend has signed its 100th customer in its corporate snack business. The company is providing technology innovators with the largest variety of healthier, inspiring snacks that fit any diet, and they're using technology to personalize the experience. (more...)

Barbra Streisand's European Tour Adds Second Show in London, June 3
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2013

Following her dazzling North American tour of 2012, Barbra Streisand LIVE! will visit Europe this summer for seven exclusive engagements, with more to be announced. Just announced today is an additional show in London on June 3! Pre-sale begins tomorrow, March 26, with a public on-sale date of March 27. (more...)

Barbra Streisand's European Tour Adds First-Ever Show in Israel, Stop in Berlin!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2013

Following her dazzling North American tour of 2012, BARBRA STREISAND LIVE! will visit Europe this summer for six exclusive engagements, with additional dates and venues to be announced soon. Appearing for the first time ever in Israel, Cologne, Amsterdam and returning to London and Paris for the first time in over six years, Barbra Streisand Live promises to be a magical evening of timeless hits, combining her elegant voice, with self-deprecating humor and charming banter. An additional date has also just been added in Berlin. (more...)

BWW Blog: Hayden Milanes of JERSEY BOYS Tour - Blog Like a Man
by Guest Blogger: Hayden Milanes - Mar 20, 2014

What's Up BroadwayWorld! (more...)

Barbra Streisand Announces European Tour Dates for June - London, Amsterdam, Paris & Germany
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2013

Following her dazzling North American tour of 2012, BARBRA STREISAND LIVE! will visit Europe this summer for four exclusive engagements with additional dates and venues to be announced soon. rr (more...)

Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros Announce Summer Headline Dates
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2013

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros today announced an extensive run of live headline dates to kick off in May 2013 in addition to previously announced festival appearances at McDowell Mountain Music Festival, Beale Street Music Festival, Bottle Rock Festival, Sasquatch Festival, Governor's Ball Music Festival, Bonnaroo, Firefly Music Festival, Kanrocksas Music Festival, and Floydfest. (more...)

Comedian Sarah Silverman Coming to Durham Performing Arts Center, 4/24
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2013

Emmy winner Sarah Silverman is as versatile a performer as they come. See for yourself why she was dubbed "the most outrageously funny woman alive," by Rolling Stone magazine when she comes to DPAC, Durham Performing Arts Center, on April 24, 2013. (more...)

DOMA Opens New Season and Dreamgirls with a Bang
by Don Grigware - Mar 11, 2013

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Nas to Perform Live in Concert at DPAC Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2013

Hip hop's MC and lyricist Nas will perform live in concert at DPAC, Durham Performing Arts Center, tonight, March 1, 2013. Following the release of his best-selling #1 new album Life Is Good, Nas is currently nominated for four Grammy© Awards including Best Rap Album and Best Rap Performance. This exclusive concert will be hosted by Durham's own 9th Wonder, Grammy©-winning producer, DJ and college lecturer. (more...)

Barbra Streisand's European Tour Adds Second Show in London, June 3
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2013

Following her dazzling North American tour of 2012, Barbra Streisand LIVE! will visit Europe this summer for seven exclusive engagements, with more to be announced. Just announced today is an additional show in London on June 3! Pre-sale begins tomorrow, March 26, with a public on-sale date of March 27. (more...)

Blinders Presents 'Alive Radio' 008 w/ Special Guest TV Noise
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2014

Polish DJ/ producer Blinders is fast becoming synonymous for his cutting edge house music and high profile remixes. (more...)

Tom Sizemore to Star in Feature Film DURANT'S NEVER CLOSES
by Movies News Desk - Jul 30, 2014

Running Wild Films and 5J Media have announced that they will be producing a feature film (more...)

Alan Thicke & More Featured on VH1's MISS U MUCH, Beg. Tonight
by TV News Desk - Jul 19, 2013

Have you ever wondered What's Up with some of your favorite TV, movie or pop stars from the last 20 years? VH1 will give you the exclusive details with 'Miss U Much,' hosted by actress-comedienne Catherine Reitman. Not all young celebrities end up with a mug shot and an arrest record. Some have moved on to careers outside of entertainment, while many are still active in showbiz. 'Miss U Much,' the 8-episode, half-hour series will premiere tonight, July 19 at 10PM ET/PT. (more...)

Scoop: SUPERNATURAL on THE CW - Today, January 2, 2013
by TV Scoop - Jan 2, 2013

Get all the scoop on SUPERNATURAL, airing on THE CW today, January 2, 2013! (more...)

Barbra Streisand to Receive FSLC's 40th Annual Chaplin Award
by Movies News Desk - Jan 18, 2013

The Film Society of Lincoln Center has announced that Academy Award-winner Barbra Streisand, the first American woman artist to receive credit as writer, director, producer and star of a major feature film, YENTL, will be honored at the 40th Annual Chaplin Award Gala held at Lincoln Center on the evening of Monday, April 22, 2013. (more...)

Nas to Perform Live in Concert at DPAC, 3/1
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2013

Hip hop's MC and lyricist Nas will perform live in concert at DPAC, Durham Performing Arts Center, on Friday, March 1, 2013. Following the release of his best-selling #1 new album Life Is Good, Nas is currently nominated for four Grammy© Awards including Best Rap Album and Best Rap Performance. This exclusive concert will be hosted by Durham's own 9th Wonder, Grammy©-winning producer, DJ and college lecturer. (more...)

Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell Announce Spring Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2013

In celebration of a new collaborative album to be released February 26, Old Yellow Moon, Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell are embarking on a series of tour dates this spring with Richard Thompson Electric Trio, including a stop at DPAC on March 30. (more...)

What's Up with the End-Time Prophecies? New Book by Best-Selling Author Explores Truth
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2013

In his new book, 'The Great Battle Has Begun', author Kelly Bowring highlights the often-misunderstood Book of Revelation to shed light on God's divine plan for peace in the world today. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Barbra Streisand Performs 'The Way We Were' at The Oscars!
by Stage Tube - Feb 25, 2013

On last night's 85th Annual Academy Awards, the legendary songstress Barbra Streisand performed 'The Way We Were' in honor of the late Marvin Hamlisch. Check out the tribute below! (more...)

Barbra Streisand to Sing 'The Way We Were' for the Oscars Memorial Segment
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2013

The Oscars 'In Memoriam' segment will feature a performance from singer and actress Barbra Streisand, it was revealed today. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Charles Smith Talks KNOCK ME A KISS and Playwriting
by David Clarke - Feb 2, 2013

With less than twenty-four hours until the Ensemble Theatre opened the Regional Premiere of KNOCK ME A KISS, I got to have a brief conversation about the play with its playwright, Charles Smith. During our conversation we discussed the play, which introduces audiences to Yolande Du Bois, daughter of W.E.B. Du Bois. It exposes the audience to the hardships she faced and endured in search of her own happiness. (more...)

Columbia Records to Release The Neighbourhood Debut Album I Love You, 4/23
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2013

The Neighbourhood, whom Pigeons & Planescalls 'one of 2012s bubbling bands,' have announced their debut album I Love You. will be released April 23, 2013 via Columbia Records. The band has also confirmedappearances at this year's SXSW Music Festival and Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. (more...)

Jennifer Aniston Joins Peter Bogdanovich's Broadway-Themed Film
by Movies News Desk - Feb 11, 2013

Jennifer Aniston has officially signed on to Peter Godanovich's Broadway-themed movie SHE'S FUNNY THAT WAY, alongside Owen Wilson, The Hollywood Reporter has announced. (more...)

Choosy Mobile App Launches to Drive High-Quality Interactions
by BWW News Desk - Dec 30, 2013

“Choosy asks simple questions to break the ice among users,” said Geoff Cook, CEO of MeetMe. “Many users of social apps, like Tinder, tend to be bombarded with low-quality messages like 'hey,' or 'What's Up.' Choosy solves this problem by using simple icebreaker questions. Rather than relying on double-sided matches based only on the quality of a profile photo, Choosy drives high-quality conversations by helping its users say something of interest. With so many New Year's resolutions around relationships and meeting new people, we pushed to get the app out as close to the New Year as possible.” (more...)

Genovese Buys Stake in WhatsUp Media
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2013

OCALA, Fla., Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ Bobby Genovese, Chairman of the Board of BG Capital Group, has purchased a 50-percent stake in WhatsUp Media a central Florida based magazine and production company that hosts and promotes concerts and special events in Ocala and Marion County, FL. (more...)

Scoop: SUPERNATURAL on THE CW - Wednesday, January 2, 2013
by TV Scoop - Dec 12, 2012

Get all the scoop on SUPERNATURAL, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, January 2, 2013! (more...)

Anne Jeffreys and More Set for Actors Fund's LADIES OF AN INDETERMINATE AGE at Pantages Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2012

The Actors Fund presents a very special Musical Monday, an evening with five grand ladies of musical theatre in LADIES OF AN INDETERMINATE AGE tonight, December 10, 2012. Anne Jeffreys, Jane Kean, Pat Marshall, Patricia Morison and Charlotte Rae - join together on the same stage to sing songs from their careers, talk about their co-stars, directors and composers and stray into their wicked (or not-so-wicked) adventures in the great tradition of "No Business Like Show Business." (more...)

THE RETURN OF THE LEGENDS Line Up to Include Rakim and Bell Biv Devoe
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2013

Ten hip hop and R&B favorites will perform live in concert as part of The Return of the Legends, a two-night concert and after-party event October 18-19, 2013 at DPAC, Durham Performing Arts Center. (more...)

Family Reunion Tour 2013 to Feature Gladys Knight and the O'Jays
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2013

Come to DPAC, Durham Performing Arts Center, to experience what happens when the 'Midnight Train' and the 'Love Train' meet for one incredible night of music. Legendary performers Gladys Knight and The O'Jays will heat up the Cool Summer Nights at DPAC series when the Family Reunion Tour arrives on June 30. This show is presented in partnership with The DOME Group, Inc. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Around the NYC Art World
by Lynn Stein and Barry Kostrinsky - Apr 4, 2013

Lynn Stein and Barry Kostrinsky begin a new adventure to share what we see, think and hear in and around the New York City art world. Lynn and Barry bring a wealth of art world experience; we are both artists and curators. Lynn, the artistic director in West Nyack at the Rockland Center of the Arts (ROCA), is a multi talented performer and Jazz singer as well as a visual artist in her own right. Barry cannot hold a tune to save his life. (more...)

Barbra Streisand to Helm Romance Following Legendary Photojournalist
by Movies News Desk - Apr 4, 2013

The incomparable Barbra Streisand is about to settle back into the director's chair. According to Deadline, the legendary singer and actress is set to helm an upcoming and untitled film following the real-life romance of acclaimed photojournalist Margaret Bourke-White and her husband, author Erskine Caldwell. Aldamisa International has also come aboard to finance. (more...)

Columbia Records Releases The Neighbourhood Debut Album I LOVE YOU
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2013

The Neighbourhood, whom Pigeons & Planescalls 'one of 2012s bubbling bands,' have announced their debut album I Love You. will be released today,April 23, 2013 via Columbia Records. The band has also confirmedappearances at this year's SXSW Music Festival and Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. (more...)

IT News Site securitycurrent Introduces 'Ask Mr. Security Answer Person' Column
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

TENAFLY, N.J., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ securitycurrent, the news and information site for IT security professionals by IT security professionals, today announced the launch of a new column, 'Ask Mr. Security Answer Person.' (more...)

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