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BWW TV Exclusive: NTI Changed My Life - Josh RadnorBWW TV Exclusive: NTI Changed My Life - Josh Radnor
by National Theater Institute - Oct 20, 2014

The National Theater Institute includes a vibrant community of over 3,500 alumni. The many talents of these actors, writers, directors, and designers can be seen on Broadway, Off-Broadway, in films, television, London's West End, and at every major regional theater in the U.S. Actor, writer, director, Josh Radnor (How I Met Your Mother, Happythankyoumoreplease, Liberal Arts, The Graduate) is currently starring in Disgraced on Broadway. Today Risk Again! shares his reflections on studying with NTI in the spring of 1995. Watch the video to hear more about his memories of training at the O'Neill, his play Napoleon Blownapart, and the many ways NTI changed his life as an artist. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Steppenwolf for Young Adults' ANIMAL FARMPhoto Flash: First Look at Steppenwolf for Young Adults' ANIMAL FARM
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2014

Steppenwolf for Young Adults' (SYA) first production of its 2014/15 season is George Orwell's Animal Farm, a world premiere adaptation by Althos Low. SYA's Artistic and Educational Director Hallie Gordon directs the production in Steppenwolf's Upstairs Theatre. The SYA 2014/15 season explores the theme, 'Create a Movement: The Art of Revolution.' Animal Farm runs now through November 9, 2014; with an additional week of student performances now offered November 11 - 14, 2014 at 10am. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at David Bedella & Sarah Ingram in Twickenham Theatre's SWEENEY TODDPhoto Flash: First Look at David Bedella & Sarah Ingram in Twickenham Theatre's SWEENEY TODD
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2014

Olivier Award winner David Bedella will play razor-wielding madman Sweeney Todd and Sarah Ingram his pie-making partner in crime, Mrs Lovett, in an intimate new production of the Tony Award and Olivier Award-winning musical, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, book by Hugh Wheeler, will kick-off the autumn season at Twickenham Theatre in West London. It will start previews on Wednesday 10 September and runs to Saturday 4 October. Press night is Tuesday 16 September at 7.45pm. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside SUMMER SHORTS 2014 Opening Night Party!Photo Coverage: Inside SUMMER SHORTS 2014 Opening Night Party!
by Walter McBride - Aug 5, 2014

Throughline Artists (J.J. Kandel, Executive Producer; John McCormack, Producing Artistic Director) present SUMMER SHORTS 2014, their eighth annual festival of new American short plays from established and emerging writers, at 59E59 Theaters (59 East 59th Street). Performances continue through Saturday August 30th only. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the opening night celebration below!x (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Throughline Artists' SUMMER SHORTS 2014 - Plays by Innaurato, LaBute and ReitzPhoto Flash: First Look at Throughline Artists' SUMMER SHORTS 2014 - Plays by Innaurato, LaBute and Reitz
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2014

Throughline Artists present SUMMER SHORTS 2014, their eighth annual festival of new American short plays from established and emerging writers, at 59E59 Theaters (59 East 59th Street). Performances continue through Saturday August 30th only. Scroll down for a first look at Series B! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Throughline Artists' SUMMER SHORTS 2014 - Plays by Hedden, Lane and LeightPhoto Flash: First Look at Throughline Artists' SUMMER SHORTS 2014 - Plays by Hedden, Lane and Leight
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2014

Throughline Artists will present SUMMER SHORTS 2014, their eighth annual festival of new American short plays from established and emerging writers, at 59E59 Theaters (59 East 59th Street). Performances kick off tonight, July 18th, and continue through Saturday August 30th only. BroadwayWorld has a first look at Series A below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at LONE STAR and LAUNDRY & BOURBON at The Clurman TheatrePhoto Flash: Sneak Peek at LONE STAR and LAUNDRY & BOURBON at The Clurman Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2014

Contemporary Theatre of Dallas will make its New York debut in July 2014 with LONE STAR and LAUNDRY & BOURBON. The two one-acts by the widely-produced late playwright James McLure give a flavorful slice of life in rural Texas. Now in its 13th season, the celebrated regional theater company has been named 'Best Theatre Company' by the Dallas Observer. Their productions are regularly selected in the 'Top 10 Shows of the Year' from the Dallas Voice. LONE STAR and LAUNDRY & BOURBON, directed by Cynthia Hestand, will be performed at The Clurman Theatre (410 West 42nd Street) from July 5 to July 26. Scroll down for a sneak peek at both shows! (more...)

BWW Reviews: World Premiere WILD SONGS AND NAKED SOULS Shares Literary Musings on the Obsession Called LoveBWW Reviews: World Premiere WILD SONGS AND NAKED SOULS Shares Literary Musings on the Obsession Called Love
by Shari Barrett - Mar 17, 2014

In this day of instant communication, how do you feel when the person you love does not answer a text or email within an hour? Makes you wonder what that person is up to and with whom, doesn't it? So image how was it in the days when the only way to reach a loved one was by sending a letter, and then having to wait for weeks or months for a response. Certainly the most outrageous scenarios would play in your head as to what was really going on. (more...)

Photo Flash: Muppets Take to Instagram to Promote MUPPETS MOST WANTED FilmPhoto Flash: Muppets Take to Instagram to Promote MUPPETS MOST WANTED Film
by BWW Special Coverage - Feb 26, 2014

An all-new Instagram feed dedicated to beloved Muppets Kermit the Frog and his pals has been launched and aimed at promoting 'Muppets Most Wanted' movie, hitting theaters on March 21st. (more...)

Photo Flash: Tina Fey & More Featured in First Poster for MUPPETS MOST WANTEDPhoto Flash: Tina Fey & More Featured in First Poster for MUPPETS MOST WANTED
by Movies News Desk - Oct 28, 2013

Entertainment Weekly shares an exclusive first look at poster art for Walt Disney Pictures, MUPPETS MOST WANTED, coming to theaters in Spring 2014. Get a first look below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Celebrate 100 Years at the Elgin and Winter Garden Chandelier GalaPhoto Coverage: Celebrate 100 Years at the Elgin and Winter Garden Chandelier Gala
by Kelly Cameron - Oct 4, 2013

2013 marks the 100th birthday of two of Toronto's (and the world's) most gorgeous theatres, the Elgin and Wintergarden Theatres on Yonge Street. To celebrate, there is a gala performance next Monday night featuring some of the best and brightest of Toronto's theatrical past performing from many of the shows that have graced the stages of these two theatres. BWW is thrilled to bring readers exclusive photos from the past 100 years of these gorgeous theatres. (more...)

Photo Flash: Taylor Hicks Jams with MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET in VegasPhoto Flash: Taylor Hicks Jams with MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET in Vegas
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2013

"American Idol" winner and Paris Las Vegas headliner Taylor Hicks joined the cast of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET at Harrah's Las Vegas for an on-stage jam session, performing the Buddy Holly classic "Not Fade Away." Scroll down for photos! (more...)

Photo Flash: Diane Venora, Dash Mihok, Jon Heder and More Commemorate 9/11 in 110 STORIESPhoto Flash: Diane Venora, Dash Mihok, Jon Heder and More Commemorate 9/11 in 110 STORIES
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2013

To commemorate the 12th anniversary of the events of Sept. 11, 2001, Sarah Tuft's prestigious and storied play '110 Stories' was presented in Los Angeles on Sept. 11th at The Nate Holden Performing Arts Center. A love letter to New York City, 110 Stories shares the stories and perspectives of those who lived through the experience. Scroll down for photos of the cast and creative team on the red carpet and onstage! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look - Tina Fey & More in MUPPETS MOST WANTEDPhoto Flash: First Look - Tina Fey & More in MUPPETS MOST WANTED
by Movies News Desk - Aug 6, 2013

Below, check out photos of Constantine—the World's Number One Criminal and a dead ringer for Kermit—and his dastardly sidekick Dominic aka Number Two, portrayed by Ricky Gervais. (more...)

Photo Flash: William Blake Plays BirdlandPhoto Flash: William Blake Plays Birdland
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2013

The Broadway at Birdland concert series was presented the 2012 BroadwayWorld Best Male Vocalist winner William Blake in concert on Monday, July 22nd at 7pm. It was Blake's sixth concert at the historic venue. Tony winners and Birdland regulars Chita Rivera and Steve Kazee were both in the house to cheer! Scroll down for photos from the concert! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Disney's THE MUPPETS... AGAIN!Photo Flash: First Look at Disney's THE MUPPETS... AGAIN!
by Movies News Desk - Jan 30, 2013

Kermit, Miss Piggy and the whole MUPPET gang will be returning for director James Bobin's upcoming sequel to be called THE MUPPET...AGAIN! Filming is currently underway in London for its March 21, 2014 release date. Below, get a first look at the sequel courtesy of Disney Studios! (more...)

Photo Flash: Louis Prima Jr. and The Witnesses Feat. Sarah Spiegel Celebrate Album Release at Paris Las VegasPhoto Flash: Louis Prima Jr. and The Witnesses Feat. Sarah Spiegel Celebrate Album Release at Paris Las Vegas
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2012

Louis Prima Jr. and his wild band The Witnesses Featuring Sarah Spiegel rocked out at Napoleon's at Paris Las Vegas on November 27 in celebration of the release of their independent debut album, Return of the Wildest!, on Warrior Records. Earlier that day, they made an appearance on KVVU-TV's FOX More Show. Check out photos from both events below! (more...)

Photo Flash: 40th Anniversary AMAs Celebrate Electronic Dance MusicPhoto Flash: 40th Anniversary AMAs Celebrate Electronic Dance Music
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2012

Last night, The 40th Anniversary American Music Awards and Nokia hosted a pre-party at L.A. LIVE's Club Nokia to celebrate nominees and artists in Electronic Dance Music, a new award category in this year's show. Nominees in this category include David Guetta, Calvin Harris and Skrillex. There were special DJ performances by Audrey Napoleon and electronic dance music act Nero. Musicians, DJs and guests in attendance included Andy Grammer, Feenixpawl, KCRW's Music Director Jason Bentley, Shiny Toy Guns' Jeremy Dawson, Junkie XL, Kerli, Kimberly Cole, Morgan Page, The Wanted's Nathan Sykes, Palenke Soul Tribe, PennyBirdRabbit, Photek, Rebecca & Fiona and more. Check out photos from the party below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, Oct 20 - Part 2 - EVITA 'SkeleTONES', BOOK OF MORMON Playdates & More!Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, Oct 20 - Part 2 - EVITA 'SkeleTONES', BOOK OF MORMON Playdates & More!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2012

BroadwayWorld collected all of yesterday's evening Saturday Intermission Pics to bring you Part 2 of our October 20th SIP round-up! Yesterday's evening photos featured the cast of EVITA's 'SkeleTONES' workshopping for 'Broadway Scares', a couple of strange 'playdates' with the touring cast of THE BOOK OF MORMON, and photos from KINKY BOOTS, NEWSIES, BRING IT ON, ROCK OF AGES, NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT, JERSEY BOYS, MARY POPPINS, WICKED, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST and a bunch of regional productions from across the US, plus one from New Zealand! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Patti Murin, Cliffton Hall and More in WICKED First North American TourPhoto Flash: First Look at Patti Murin, Cliffton Hall and More in WICKED First North American Tour
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2012

The first North American tour of WICKED is currently running. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the new cast members below, including Dee Roscioli as Elphaba, Patti Murin as Glinda, Kim Zimmer as Madame Morrible and Tom McGowan as The Wizard. (more...)

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