Fred Grandy Replaces Charles Shaughnessy in CT Rep's 'HOW TO SUCCEED'
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2016

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) announces a change in the casting for their production of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, the musical comedy by Abe Burrows, Jack Weinstock and Willie Gilbert, with music and lyrics by Frank Loesser. (more...)

DSM High School Musical Theatre Awards Announces Winners!
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2016

Dallas Summer Musicals is a nonprofit organization committed to education, which led to begin the awards program patterned after Broadway's Tony Awards®. DSM High School Musical Theatre Awards brings stars, community celebrities, show business veterans and Dallas leaders together for an evening of celebration. (more...)

Scoop: DEAD OF SUMMER - Series Premiere on FREEFORM - Tuesday, June 28, 2016
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Get all the scoop on DEAD OF SUMMER - Series Premiere, airing on FREEFORM on Tuesday, June 28, 2016! (more...)

Goodman Theatre Opens Alice Rapoport Center for Education and Engagement Today
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2016

Welcome to 'the Alice.' Today, Goodman Theatre opens its Alice Rapoport Center for Education and Engagement-a new addition that exponentially expands the theater's ability to use its practice of art as education in service of positive social change in Chicago. (more...)

Goodman Theatre Opens 'the Alice'; Dael Orlandersmith Named Artist in Residence
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2016

Welcome to 'the Alice.' Today, Goodman Theatre opens its Alice Rapoport Center for Education and Engagement-a new addition that exponentially expands the theater's ability to use its practice of art as education in service of positive social change in Chicago. (more...)

Court Upholds Invalidation of Patent Asserted against Nintendo's Wii Console
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2016

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York Theatre Company to Launch Spring Developmental Reading Series
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2016

The York Theatre Company and its acclaimed Developmental Reading Series will present staged readings of three new musicals: A Tale of Two Cities, with book, music and lyrics by Wendy Kesselman, Platinum, with lyrics and music by Will Holt and Gary William Friedman, and book by Stevie Holland with Gary William Friedman, and The Fitzgeralds of Saint Paul, with book, music and lyrics by Christie Baugher, at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's (619 Lexington Avenue, entrance on East 54th Street, just east of Lexington Avenue). (more...)

Photo Flash: Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre Hosts YOUNG TALENT BIG DREAMS Competition
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2016

Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre, together with presenting sponsor The Children's Trust, are proud to announce the 2016 winners of Young Talent Big Dreams, the most widespread local youth talent contest in Miami-Dade history. A marathon of semifinal competitions for student performers ages 8-17 culminated in the finals competition held this past Saturday, May 7, at the Miracle Theatre. BroadwayWorld has photos from the big event below! (more...)

BWW Interview: A Women's History Month Speical with Director Anne Kauffman of SMOKEFALL
by Adrienne Onofri - Mar 9, 2016

Kauffman's deft hand with the quirky work of contemporary playwrights has earned her awards in NY and regionally. (more...)

Thrillpeddlers to Present 'THE UNTAMED STAGE' This Spring at The Hypnodrome
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2016

Thrillpeddlers presents THE UNTAMED STAGE:, Weimar Berlin Kabarett, A New Musical by Scrumbly Koldewyn, running April 14 - May 28, 2016 (Thurs., Fri. & Sat. - 8:00 pm). Opening Night is set for Thurs., April 21, 2016 - 8:00 pm. (more...)

Arena Stage Celebrates 25 Years of Allen Lee Hughes Fellowship Program
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2016

More than 100 former fellows and interns will gather at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater Thursday, March 31 and Friday, April 1, 2016 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Allen Lee Hughes Fellowship Program. (more...)

Critically Acclaimed The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess Arrives on Wii U
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2016

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Goodman Theatre Artists and Educators Invited to Appear at SXSWedu
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2016

Artists/educators/activists Willa J. Taylor and Bobby Biedrzycki of Goodman Theatre's Education and Engagement team have been invited to present an interactive workshop at South by Southwest Education (SXSWedu) an internationally renowned convergence of creative artists and educators, in Austin, Texas, next week. (more...)

Arena Stage's Guy Bergquist Wins 2016 USITT Wally Russell Professional Mentor Award
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2016

Arena Stage's Guy Bergquist received USITT's 2016 Wally Russell Professional Mentor Award Friday at USITT 2016 in Salt Lake City. (more...)

Villanova Theatre to Map Language of Love and Loss in Brian Friel's TRANSLATIONS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2016

Villanova Theatre presents Irish treasure Brian Friel's most celebrated play, TRANSLATIONS, directed by Valerie Joyce and on stage April 12- 24, 2016. (more...)

Freeform's New Original Series DEAD OF SUMMER Begins Production in Vancouver
by TV News Desk - Mar 21, 2016

Production begins today in Vancouver, Canada, on Freeform's highly anticipated new original series DEAD OF SUMMER, a bold, new show that examines the light and dark of a summer like no other. (more...)

Get in the Games with Mario, Sonic & Friends in Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2016

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Dancing Krishna, ZELDA Symphony and More Set for Auditorium Theatre This Month
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2016

The Auditorium Theatre has announced its upcoming shows this month. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Nintendo News: Nintendo Download Highlights New Digital Content for Nintendo Systems
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2016

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Court Theatre Announces Cast of SATCHMO AT THE WALDORF
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2016

Court's production of Satchmo will be part of a community-wide Louis Armstrong Festival, happening in partnership with The Beverly Arts Center, The Logan Center at the University of Chicago, The Promontory, South Shore Jazz Coalition, The Louis Armstrong House Museum and the Louis Armstrong Archives at Queens College New York. This community-wide festival will help audiences deepen their understanding of Armstrong's life through musical performances, historical exhibits, symposium, talk-backs and film. (more...)

BWW Interview: Rebecca Greenstein, Head of Opera Moderne, New York and Vienna
by Backstage Bunny - Jan 26, 2016

Rebecca Greenstein (pictured on the left in a photo from the Viennese production of Der Kaiser von Atlantis) founded Opera Moderne (http://www.operamoderne.com) in New York in 2011 and it quickly began to attract favorable reviews for its fresh approach to opera. The company has also spawned two offshoot activities that have attracted enthusiastic audiences - namely, The Hot Box Girls and L'Opera Burlesque, two troupes that combine striptease and other innovations with opera. Rebecca is also an artistic consultant to Texas Light Opera (http://www.texaslightopera.org/about.html). Recently moving to Europe to expand her operations, Rebecca now divides her time between Vienna and New York. In this question-and-answer interview, she talks about the way she is juggling the activities of her three troupes and the geographical divide. (more...)

Court Theatre Extends SATCHMO AT THE WALDORF
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2016

Due to overwhelming demand, Court Theatre, under the leadership of Artistic Director Charles Newell and Executive Director Stephen J. Albert, announces an extension to its critically-acclaimed production of Terry Teachout's Satchmo at the Waldorf, directed by Charles Newell and featuring Barry Shabaka Henley. Satchmo at the Waldorf now runs through February 14, 2016 at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Avenue. Tickets can be purchased online at www.courttheatre.org or by calling the box office at (773) 753-4472. (more...)

Richmond Symphony Reschedules VIDEO GAMES LIVE! Ahead of Storm, 2/20
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2016

December 23, 2015 – Richmond, Virginia VIDEO GAMES LIVE, an award-winning concert featuring music from the most popular video games of all time, is making its way to Richmond CenterStage's Altria Theater on Saturday, January 23 at 8pm. Experience the power and emotion of a symphony orchestra mixed with the excitement and energy of a rock concert combined with the technology, fun and interactivity of a video game. (more...)

Thrillpeddlers to Welcome Return of CLUB INFERNO at The Hypnodrome
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2016

Thrillpeddlers takes pleasure in announcing that due to sold-out houses in the Summer of 2015, they are bringing back CLUB INFERNO with 100 percent of the original cast for 5 weekends  -- 15 additional performances -- Feb. 4 - March 5, 2016 - (Thurs., Fri. & Sat. - 8:00 pm). Plus a Special Valentine's Day Performance on Sun., Feb. 14 - 8:00 pm. (more...)

Pokemon Celebrates 20 Years with Ad in Super Bowl 50
by TV News Desk - Jan 12, 2016

Pokémon is thrilled to announce that 2016 will be a year-long celebration of the past, present, and future of the 20-year-old brand. (more...)

Tickets to Writers Theatre's ARCADIA Now on Sale
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2016

Writers Theatre, under the leadership of Artistic Director Michael Halberstam and Executive Director Kathryn M. Lipuma, presents the first production in the Theatre's new home, Arcadia by Tom Stoppard, directed by Michael Halberstam. The show runs March 16 - April 24, 2016 at the Alexandra C. and John D. Nichols Theatre in Writer Theatre's new theater center at 325 Tudor Court, Glencoe. The Press Opening is Wednesday, March 23 at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

A Red Orchid Theatre Extends THE MUTILATED
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2016

?Due to popular demand, A Red Orchid Theatre has extended its critically-acclaimed production of Tennessee Williams' The Mutilated, directed by Ensemble Member Dado. The Mutilated will now run through March 13, 2016. The Mutilated features Ensemble Members Lance Baker, Jennifer Engstrom, Mierka Girten, Steve Haggard, Shade Murray, Doug Vickers and Natalie West with Ciera Dawn, Jennifer Glasse, Roy Gonzalez, Mario Hernandez, Morgan Maher, Lauren Vogel and Dominque Worsley. A Red Orchid Theatre is located at 1531 N Wells. (more...)

Zelda Williams & More Join Cast of Freeform's New Original Series DEAD OF SUMMER
by TV News Desk - Feb 5, 2016

The summer just got a bit hotter with Freeform adding Zelda Williams (“Teen Wolf”), Alberto Frezza (“Charlie's Angels”) and Eli Goree (“The 100”) to their new original series “Dead of Summer.” (more...)

Zelda Williams, Alberto Frezza & Eli Goree Join Freeform's DEAD OF SUMMER
by TV News Desk - Feb 4, 2016

The summer just got a bit hotter with Freeform adding Zelda Williams (“Teen Wolf”), Alberto Frezza (“Charlie's Angels”) and Eli Goree (“The 100”) to their new original series “Dead of Summer.” The network also announced today that “Dead of Summer” creators and executive producers Adam Horowitz and Edward Kitsis will be directing the first episode of the series. Williams, Frezza and Goree join already announced cast members Mark Indelicato (“Ugly Betty”), Ronen Rubinstein (“Orange Is the New Black”) and Paulina Singer (“Gotham”). (more...)

Nintendo Outlines Launch Plans for First Mobile App Miitomo
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2016

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BWW Interview: Director Andy Sandberg Discusses Bringing STRAIGHT to Life Off-Broadway
by Nora Dominick - Feb 26, 2016

Veteran director Andy Sandberg's newest project is the play STRAIGHT, which he is bringing to life Off-Broadway. Straight tells the story of Ben, a 26 year old investment banker, and his relationships with his longtime girlfriend Emily and a new young guy named Chris. The new play is turning heads Off-Broadway and is proving to be quite the conversation starter. (more...)

2016 Vilcek Prize in Theatre Goes to Blanka Zizka
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2016

The Vilcek Foundation just announced the winners of its annual Vilcek Prizes, recognizing immigrant contributions to the American arts and sciences. The 2016 Vilcek Prize in Theatre, presented to an immigrant artist with a record of major achievement in his/her field, is awarded to Blanka Zizka, the recipient of a $100,000 prize. (more...)

Aurora Theatre Company to Present THE HOW AND THE WHY, 3/18-5/8
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2016

Aurora Theatre Company presents the West Coast Premiere of Sarah Treem's (Netflix's House of Cards, HBO's In Treatment) thought-provoking THE HOW AND THE WHY. Acclaimed Bay Area actress and director Joy Carlin (Talley's Folly, After the Revolution, Body Awareness, Jack Goes Boating, Awake and Sing!) helms this intimate and keenly perceptive play, featuring Nancy Carlin (The Monster-Builder, Hysteria, Benefactors) and Martha Brigham (San Francisco Playhouse, La Jolla Playhouse). The third fully staged production to be performed at the company's second stage performance space, Harry's UpStage, THE HOW AND THE WHY plays March 18 through May 8 at the Aurora Theatre Company in Berkeley. For tickets ($35-45) and information the public can call (510) 843-4822 or visit auroratheatre.org. (more...)

Elizabeth Mitchell & Elizabeth Lail Join Cast of Freeform's DEAD OF SUMMER
by TV News Desk - Feb 10, 2016

Freeform continues to pull up seats to the campfire with the additions of Elizabeth Mitchell (“Lost,” ”The Purge: Election Year”) and Elizabeth Lail (“Once Upon a Time”) to its new original series DEAD OF SUMMER. (more...)

Announcing the Seventh Annual Kids at Play Interactive (KAPi) Award Winners
by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2015

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Richmond Symphony to Present 'Award-Winning' VIDEO GAMES LIVE, 1/23
by BWW News Desk - Dec 24, 2015

December 23, 2015 – Richmond, Virginia VIDEO GAMES LIVE, an award-winning concert featuring music from the most popular video games of all time, is making its way to Richmond CenterStage's Altria Theater on Saturday, January 23 at 8pm. Experience the power and emotion of a symphony orchestra mixed with the excitement and energy of a rock concert combined with the technology, fun and interactivity of a video game. (more...)

Gamers to Play 'The Legend of Zelda' for 150 Consecutive Hours to Raise Funds for the Nonprofit HelpHOPELive
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2015

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Concert VIDEO GAMES LIVE! to Play NJPAC
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2015

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents an evening with Video Games Live! An award-winning, immersive concert event featuring music from the most popular video games of all time, from Asteroids to Zelda. The New York Times calls it 'Captivating! Bombastic!'. Saturday, January 2, 2016 7:30 PM at Prudential Hall. Get your tickets now at NJPAC.org or 888.GO.NJPAC (888.466.5722) (more...)

Nintendo Wins Patent Case Brought against Mii Characters
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2015

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New Video from Nintendo Spotlights Three Upcoming Super Smash Bros. Fighters
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2015

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Public Works Expands for 2016; Production Announced
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2015

The Public Theater announced today that after three years of successful programming and community engagement, PUBLIC WORKS will grow on both a local and national level. Three new community partners join PUBLIC WORKS 2016, which will include Casita Maria Center for Arts and Education (Bronx), Military Resilience Project (all boroughs), and Center for Family Life in Sunset Park (Brooklyn), who join Public Works partners Brownsville Recreation Center (Brooklyn), DreamYard Project (Bronx), and The Fortune Society (Queens), in addition to alumni partners Domestic Workers United (all boroughs, including Staten Island) and Children's Aid Society (Manhattan), as additional community partner organizations. (more...)

Charles Shaughnessy to Star in 'HOW TO SUCCEED' at CT Rep
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2016

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) announces the complete cast for its production of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, the musical comedy by Abe Burrows, Jack Weinstock and Willie Gilbert, with music and lyrics by Frank Loesser. Directed by CRT Artistic Director Vincent J. Cardinal, How to Succeed…kicks off the 2016 Nutmeg Sumer Series starring Emmy Award Winner Charles Shaughnessy as JB Biggley alongside Broadway's Riley Costello as J. Pierpont Finch.  Performances of How To Succeed…  will begin on June 2, 2016 and continue through June 12, 2016 at Connecticut Repertory Theatre's Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre.  Subscriptions are currently on sale, single tickets go on sale April 20 at crt.uconn.edu or 860-486-2113. (more...)

Rain Showers and Digital Magic Set for Garden Theatre's SINGIN' IN THE RAIN
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2016

The Garden Theatre (160 West Plant Street) is proud to present the beloved musical SINGIN' IN THE RAIN showing April 29 - May 29, 2016. (more...)

Seattle Mariners Ownership Transition
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2016

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Nintendo 3DS Found Not to Infringe 3D Technology Patent on Retrial
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2016

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Alice Rapoport Center for Education & Engagement to Open Next Month at the Goodman
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2016

Goodman Theatre, under the leadership of Artistic Director Robert Falls and Executive Director Roche Schulfer, becomes the first Chicago theater to establish a facility dedicated to education and engagement programs next when it opens the new Alice Rapoport Center for Education and Engagement ('the Alice') next month. (more...)

Matt Farcher to Lead Wildhorn & Murphy's THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO at Pioneer Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2016

Pioneer Theatre Company presents the American professional premiere of the new musical THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO, written by Frank Wildhorn and Jack Murphy. Performances take place May 6 through May 21, 2016. PTC has just announced the full cast and creative team for the production! (more...)

Nominations Now Open for Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation's Fichandler Award
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2016

Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation (SDCF) has opened the nomination process for The Zelda Fichandler Award.  (more...)

Full 2016 Cincinnati Fringe Festival Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2016

Know Theatre of Cincinnati wants you take a chance by picking a show, any show, at the 13th Annual Cincinnati Fringe Festival, running May 31-June 11, 2016. With 12 days full of of opportunities to catch 50 live productions, Visual Fringe art projects, musical guests, and the nightly Fringe Bar Series at Know Theatre (Fringe Headquarters), you'll find yourself lucky to have more to experience at Fringe this year than ever before. (more...)

MB Stage Productions to Bring THE VIDEO GAMES to NYC Fringe 2016
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2016

MB Stage Productions and The Video Games, have been selected to be part of the New York International Fringe Festival 2016. The Video Games won the Encore Producers award and the Woulda, Shoulda, Coulda award in the 2015 Hollywood Fringe Festival. Since then it has been traveling to Southern California comic-conventions and will be making its Las Vegas premiere at LVL-UP Expo, May 14th 2016. (more...)

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