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BWW TV World Exclusive: Barbra Streisand Duets with Son Jason Gould on New PARTNERS Album - Behind the ScenesBWW TV World Exclusive: Barbra Streisand Duets with Son Jason Gould on New PARTNERS Album - Behind the Scenes
Posted: Sep. 10, 2014


Elisabeth Moss, Jason Biggs & Bryce Pinkham to Lead Broadway Revival of THE HEIDI CHRONICLES in 2015Elisabeth Moss, Jason Biggs & Bryce Pinkham to Lead Broadway Revival of THE HEIDI CHRONICLES in 2015
Posted: Sep. 11, 2014


HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL Broadway Run & Movie Musical Planned For 2016?HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL Broadway Run & Movie Musical Planned For 2016?
Posted: Sep. 15, 2014


VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Talks Joan Rivers Funeral, New Broadway Play 'The River' on TONIGHTVIDEO: Hugh Jackman Talks Joan Rivers Funeral, New Broadway Play 'The River' on TONIGHT
Posted: Sep. 11, 2014


Photo Coverage: Be Their Guest! Meet the Company of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST International TourPhoto Coverage: Be Their Guest! Meet the Company of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST International Tour
Posted: Sep. 14, 2014


New Poster Unveiled For ON THE 20TH CENTURY Starring Kristin ChenowethNew Poster Unveiled For ON THE 20TH CENTURY Starring Kristin Chenoweth
Posted: Sep. 13, 2014


Read Melissa Rivers Humorous & Moving Eulogy for Joan RiversRead Melissa Rivers Humorous & Moving Eulogy for Joan Rivers
Posted: Sep. 10, 2014


Meryl Streep Featured in All-New INTO THE WOODS Poster Art!Meryl Streep Featured in All-New INTO THE WOODS Poster Art!
Posted: Sep. 16, 2014


Barbra Streisand's PARTNERS Album Out TodayBarbra Streisand's PARTNERS Album Out Today
Posted: Sep. 16, 2014


Teal Wicks and Aaron Ramey to Lead Goodspeed's THE CIRCUS IN WINTER Premiere This FallTeal Wicks and Aaron Ramey to Lead Goodspeed's THE CIRCUS IN WINTER Premiere This Fall
Posted: Sep. 12, 2014


BWW Recap: Mayberry Goes Rogue on SONS OF ANARCHYBWW Recap: Mayberry Goes Rogue on SONS OF ANARCHY
Posted: Sep. 17, 2014


Photo Flash: First Look at Keke Palmer and Sherri Shepherd in Broadway's CINDERELLA!Photo Flash: First Look at Keke Palmer and Sherri Shepherd in Broadway's CINDERELLA!
Posted: Sep. 12, 2014


Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics September 14 - Part 2 - PIPPIN Tour Shows Off in First SIP, and MorePhoto Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics September 14 - Part 2 - PIPPIN Tour Shows Off in First SIP, and More
Posted: Sep. 14, 2014


Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, September 13 - KINKY BOOTS Celebrates 600 Shows, LES MIS Cast Practices Planking, and MorePhoto Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, September 13 - KINKY BOOTS Celebrates 600 Shows, LES MIS Cast Practices Planking, and More
Posted: Sep. 13, 2014


VIDEO: ELLEN Pays Tribute to Comedy Legends Robin Williams, Joan RiversVIDEO: ELLEN Pays Tribute to Comedy Legends Robin Williams, Joan Rivers
Posted: Sep. 15, 2014


SOUND OFF World Premiere First Listen: Barbra Streisand's PARTNERS Is The Whole PieSOUND OFF World Premiere First Listen: Barbra Streisand's PARTNERS Is The Whole Pie
Posted: Sep. 11, 2014


Lady Gaga Performs 'Bang Bang' Live In CHEEK TO CHEEK PreviewLady Gaga Performs 'Bang Bang' Live In CHEEK TO CHEEK Preview
Posted: Sep. 14, 2014


Vanessa Hudgens to Star in Broadway-Bound Revival of Lerner & Lowe's GIGI!Vanessa Hudgens to Star in Broadway-Bound Revival of Lerner & Lowe's GIGI!
Posted: Sep. 10, 2014


Stephanie J. Block to Perform with Cast of Broadway's WICKED at UPRISING OF LOVE Benefit; Lena Hall, Kathy Najimy & More to PresentStephanie J. Block to Perform with Cast of Broadway's WICKED at UPRISING OF LOVE Benefit; Lena Hall, Kathy Najimy & More to Present
Posted: Sep. 12, 2014


Doctor Who Performed Joan Rivers's Endoscopy Steps DownDoctor Who Performed Joan Rivers's Endoscopy Steps Down
Posted: Sep. 12, 2014


Photo Flash: First Look at SLEEPY HOLLOW at the Players TheatrePhoto Flash: First Look at SLEEPY HOLLOW at the Players Theatre
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/17/2014) - As long autumn shadows cast their spell across Greenwich Village, the days grow shorter and the nights grow restless and long, enticing the Headless Horseman to realize his lonely, faithful quest. Sleepy Hollow, an original musical by Michael Sgouros and Brenda Bell, which begins previews on September 20th at The Players Theatre in New York City's Greenwich Village, reveals a haunting deeper than the woods of the hollow. Its shadows are cast from the darkness of the human soul. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the cast in action!


Photo Flash: NASHVILLE Stars Sam Palladio and Chaley Rose Visit ONCE on TourPhoto Flash: NASHVILLE Stars Sam Palladio and Chaley Rose Visit ONCE on Tour
by BWW News Desk

(9/17/2014) - Sam Palladio (Gunnar Scott) and Chaley Rose (Zoey Dalton) from ABC's hit TV show NASHVILLE visited the Once tour at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center last night, September 16. Scroll down for photos of Palladio and Rose with tour cast members Stuart Ward (Guy) and Dani de Waal (Girl)!


PIPPIN Comes to SHNSF's Golden Gate Theatre Sep. 23-Oct 19th!PIPPIN Comes to SHNSF's Golden Gate Theatre Sep. 23-Oct 19th!
by Linda Hodges and Nick Hodges (San Francisco)

(9/17/2014) - Pippin 'is almost here!' Broadway's high-flying hit musical is coming to SHN's Golden Gate Theater September 23rd thru October 19th!


BWW Reviews: A 'Just Sensational' MAME Plays at AllenberryBWW Reviews: A 'Just Sensational' MAME Plays at Allenberry
by Marakay Rogers (Central Pennsylvania)

(9/17/2014) - Dann Dunn and cast give Central Pennsylvania a production that revives the Old South,Jerry Herman, and audience spirits


Stars of NEWSIES & KINKY BOOTS to Get 'CONFIRMED IN CONCERT' at 54 Below, 9/25Stars of NEWSIES & KINKY BOOTS to Get 'CONFIRMED IN CONCERT' at 54 Below, 9/25
by BWW News Desk

(9/17/2014) - 54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, presents 'Confirmed in Concert: The Music and Lyrics of Kailey Marshall' Thursday, September 25th, 2014.


New York Theatre Barn to Present Pre-Premiere of MARRY ME and SEAWIFE, Sept 22New York Theatre Barn to Present Pre-Premiere of MARRY ME and SEAWIFE, Sept 22
by BWW News Desk

(9/17/2014) - On September 22nd, you have one chance to see a New York Theatre Barn (The Barn) exclusive Pre-Premiere* of the new musicals, MARRY ME and SEAWIFE at the Daryl Roth Theatre's D-Lounge at 7:30 pm. MARRY ME's book is by Mark Beau de Silva, with lyrics by EllaRose Chary and music by Onn San. SEAWIFE is created by New York City based indie-folk band The Lobbyists in collaboration with Seth Moore and director Liz Carlson.


Shortlist Announced for 2014 Siminovitch Prize in Theatre; Ceremony Set for Oct 20Shortlist Announced for 2014 Siminovitch Prize in Theatre; Ceremony Set for Oct 20
by BWW News Desk (Toronto)

(9/17/2014) - Four remarkable playwrights have been selected as finalists for this year's Siminovitch Prize in Theatre.


THE SOUND OF MUSIC, OKLAHOMA! THE KING'S SPEECH and More Come to Sheffield Theatres in Spring 2015THE SOUND OF MUSIC, OKLAHOMA! THE KING'S SPEECH and More Come to Sheffield Theatres in Spring 2015
by BWW News Desk (UK Regional)

(9/17/2014) - A host of exciting new shows that will visit Sheffield Theatres next year as part of the company's spring 2015 season go on sale to the general public from 10.00am this Saturday, 20 September. The shows, already on sale to Centre Stage Members, include West End drama, show-stopping musicals and magical performances for children.


Derek Klena, Natalie Weiss, and Stephen C. Anthony Join DANIELLE WADE SINGS CARNER & GREGOR, 10/13Derek Klena, Natalie Weiss, and Stephen C. Anthony Join DANIELLE WADE SINGS CARNER & GREGOR, 10/13
by BWW News Desk

(9/17/2014) - Derek Klena (Wicked, Bridges of Madison County, Second Stage's DogFight), Natalie Weiss (Everyday Rapture, Wicked, Les Miserables), and Stephen C. Anthony (The Book of Mormon, Catch Me If You Can) are all set to guest star in Danielle Wade sings Carner & Gregor at the Metropolitan Room (34 W. 22nd St., New York, NY) on October 13th at 9:30pm.


Photo Flash: Jemma Rix Flies Into Sydney for WICKED Run at the Capitol TheatrePhoto Flash: Jemma Rix Flies Into Sydney for WICKED Run at the Capitol Theatre
by BWW News Desk (Australia - Sydney)

(9/17/2014) - The Wicked Witch of the West from the award-winning musical theatre blockbuster WICKED flew into Sydney today, ahead of the first performance at the Capitol Theatre on September 20 and an exciting summer season. Landing by helicopter at Macquarie lighthouse at South Head, Elphaba 'The Wicked Witch' was greeted by the Winky Prince Fiyero, munchkin Boq and citizens of the Emerald City in Oz. Scroll down for photos of her grand entrance!


Judy Norton, Linda Lowry and Jessica Snow-Wilson to Star in 'I HEAR VOICES' Benefit at Rockwell: Table & Stage, 9/30Judy Norton, Linda Lowry and Jessica Snow-Wilson to Star in 'I HEAR VOICES' Benefit at Rockwell: Table & Stage, 9/30
by BWW News Desk (Los Angeles)

(9/17/2014) - I HEAR VOICES: SONGS FOR PSYCHOSIS, a benefit concert with proceeds going to Medicinal Missions, produced by Kevin Field and Adam Kern with music direction by Kevin Field and Bryan Blaskie, is set for Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 8:00 PM.


BWW Previews: RICKY NELSON REMEMBERED with Matthew and Gunnar Nelson at NYC's The Cutting Room, 9/23BWW Previews: RICKY NELSON REMEMBERED with Matthew and Gunnar Nelson at NYC's The Cutting Room, 9/23
by Marina Kennedy (Music - New York City)

(9/17/2014) - 'Ricky Nelson Remembered' starring his twin sons, Gunnar and Matthew Nelson will be at The Cutting Room in New York City on September 23rd at 7:30 pm. This one night only event in music and media is a heartfelt tribute full of music and laughter.


THEATER TALK to Celebrate 50 Years of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF This WeekendTHEATER TALK to Celebrate 50 Years of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF This Weekend
by BWW News Desk

(9/17/2014) - September 22, 2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the beloved Broadway musical Fiddler On The Roof - music and lyrics by Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick, book by Joseph Stein, produced by Harold Prince and directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins. To celebrate the classic show, THEATER TALK welcomes critic and dramaturg Alisa Solomon of the Columbia University Journalism School to discuss her new book, Wonder of Wonders: A Cultural History of Fiddler on the Roof.


'SCENES AND SONGS FROM FANNIE LOU' to Tribute Rich Abrams and Cheri Hunter at Carnegie Hall, 10/9'SCENES AND SONGS FROM FANNIE LOU' to Tribute Rich Abrams and Cheri Hunter at Carnegie Hall, 10/9
by BWW News Desk

(9/17/2014) - When it came to talent and dedication, nobody had as much as Rich Abrams and Cheri Hunter, two supporters of the new, original musical Fannie Lou who helped shape the work during its developing stages, according to composer/lyricist Felicia Hunter.


Kuperman Brothers to Star in Columbia Stages' OVER THERE, Running 10/15-18 at HEREKuperman Brothers to Star in Columbia Stages' OVER THERE, Running 10/15-18 at HERE
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/17/2014) - Columbia Stages is proud to present OVER THERE, a playful drama by Mark Ravenhill (Shopping and Fucking) and an allegory of competing ideologies set across both the Berlin Wall and consumer driven America.


Isabel Rose to Celebrate TROUBLE IN PARADISE Album Release at 54 Below, 10/1Isabel Rose to Celebrate TROUBLE IN PARADISE Album Release at 54 Below, 10/1
by BWW News Desk (CD/Books/DVDs)

(9/17/2014) - 54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Isabel Rose, as she celebrates the release of her CD 'Trouble In Paradise.' The album, distributed by RED (a division of Sony Entertainment), is produced by the legendary Bob Rock, and inspired by a time when America was aglow with Kennedy's Camelot by day, and lit by the lights of Rat Pack Vegas by night. Isabel will be performing at 54 Below on Wednesday, October 1st at 9:30pm.


Olympia Dukakis, Lily Rabe, Brian d'Arcy James and More to Appear in Red Bull Theater's 11th SeasonOlympia Dukakis, Lily Rabe, Brian d'Arcy James and More to Appear in Red Bull Theater's 11th Season
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/17/2014) - Red Bull Theater today announced that their Eleventh Season will include a rare revival of John Ford's 'Tis Pity She's a Whore along with an all new season of their acclaimed Revelation Readings, including Dekker & Middleton's The Honest Whore, Ford's Perkin Warbeck and Love's Sacrifice, Baillie's De Montfort, Ludlam's Camille, Euripides's Hippolytos, Middleton's A Chaste Maid in Cheapside, Calderon's Life Is a Dream, Ibsen's The Wild Duck (a new version by Pulitzer Prize-winner David Auburn), Beaumont & Fletcher's The Maid's Tragedy, Marston's The Dutch Courtesan, Sheridan's The School For Scandal, with casts that include Olympia Dukakis, Hamish Linklater, Lily Rabe, Charlayne Woodard, Brian D'Arcy James, Rocco Sisto, Robert Cuccioli, Charles Busch, Everett Quinton, Arnie Burton, Tom Hewitt, Jennifer Ikeda, Christopher Innvar, Sam Tsoutsouvas, Rebecca Brooksher, Jeremy Shamos, Harris Yulin, Nick Westrate, Carson Elrod, and Jeanine Serralles, among others.


STAGE TUBE: Emmy Winner Richard Thomas Speaks Out Against Censorship in High School TheatreSTAGE TUBE: Emmy Winner Richard Thomas Speaks Out Against Censorship in High School Theatre
by Stage Tube

(9/17/2014) - You can watch Thomas' entire video on the continuously important issue below.


OSIRIS AND ISIS Opens at UChicago's Oriental Institute, 10/17OSIRIS AND ISIS Opens at UChicago's Oriental Institute, 10/17
by BWW News Desk (Dance - Chicago)

(9/17/2014) - CHICAGO (September 17, 2014) -The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago presents a preview showing of Osiris and Isis, a new evening-length story-ballet choreographed by Chicagoan Ron De Jesus and performed by his namesake company, Ron De Jesus Dance, inspired by the ancient Egyptian myth of Osiris, the god who was murdered by his brother, Seth, and resurrected by his loving wife, Isis. The preview is presented one night only in the Yelda Khorsabad Court of the Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th Street in Hyde Park, Friday, October 17 at 7 pm.


BEAUTIFUL's Carly Hughes Joins PIPPIN This FridayBEAUTIFUL's Carly Hughes Joins PIPPIN This Friday
by BWW News Desk

(9/17/2014) - Carly Hughes, who most recently appeared on Broadway in Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, will join the Tony Award winning production of PIPPIN in the role of 'Leading Player' beginning Friday, September 19.


The Nike Zoom Hypercross Trainer LaunchesThe Nike Zoom Hypercross Trainer Launches
by BWW News Desk (Fitness)

(9/17/2014) - The Nike Zoom Hypercross Trainer brings legendary zoom cushioning to a training shoe that can handle it all. Born from over a quarter century of innovation and passion in designing cross training footwear, the Zoom Hypercross Trainer is a phenomenally capable tool for the athlete who brings intensity, power and obsession to every workout.


Photo Flash: First Look at Off-Broadway's STALKING THE BOGEYMANPhoto Flash: First Look at Off-Broadway's STALKING THE BOGEYMAN
by BWW News Desk (Off-Broadway)

(9/17/2014) - Now in previews, the Off-Broadway's newest stage drama STALKING THE BOGEYMAN is set to officially open on Monday, September 29 at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street). Check out a first look below!


Tickets to Performance Network Theatre's DRIVING MISS DAISY Now On SaleTickets to Performance Network Theatre's DRIVING MISS DAISY Now On Sale
by BWW News Desk (Detroit)

(9/17/2014) - Single tickets are on sale now for the ever popular "Driving Miss Daisy," directed by 2014 Pulsar Award winner for Best Director and three time 2014 Wilde Award nominee John Manfredi. Tickets range in price from $25-$41 and may be purchased online at www.pntheatre.org or by calling the box office at 734-663-0681. "Driving Miss Daisy" will begin its run at Performance Network Theatre on September 25, 2014. The project reunites Manfredi and Bowen last seen together at the Network in the critically acclaimed "K2".


Cathy Lind Hayes' THE BEAUTY, THE BANSHEE & ME to Play United Solo FestivalCathy Lind Hayes' THE BEAUTY, THE BANSHEE & ME to Play United Solo Festival
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(9/17/2014) - This October, actress CATHY LIND HAYES will bring her show The Beauty, The Banshee & Me to the fifth annual United Solo Festival, the world's largest solo theatre event, for its World Premiere. Written and performed by Hayes, the show is a tribute to both the mother who raised her, and the woman who gave her up.


Harland Williams Coming to Comedy Works Landmark Village, 10/10-11Harland Williams Coming to Comedy Works Landmark Village, 10/10-11
by BWW News Desk (Comedy - Denver )

(9/17/2014) - Comedian and actor Harland Williams is known all over the World for his hilarious movie roles and outlandish stand-up and sketch comedy routines. Harland is best known from his unforgettable roles in films such as Dumb and Dumber, Something about Mary, Half Baked, Rocketman, Sorority Boys and Down Periscope.


Chris Kattan to Perform at Comedy Works Larimer Square, 10/9-11Chris Kattan to Perform at Comedy Works Larimer Square, 10/9-11
by BWW News Desk (Comedy - Denver )

(9/17/2014) - Chris Kattan is a comedian and actor, best known for his time on Saturday Night Live. Over the eight years Kattan spent as a cast member on SNL he created many memorable characters included Mr. Peepers, Mango, Kyle DeMarco from The DeMarco Brothers, Gay Hitler and the Butabi Brothers with fellow SNL cast member Will Ferrell, known for their trademark head-bobbing. Kattan and Ferrell continued the characters in the 1998 film A Night at the Roxbury.


Gulfshore Playhouse to Open 2014-15 Season with THE MOUNTAINTOP, Begin. 10/2Gulfshore Playhouse to Open 2014-15 Season with THE MOUNTAINTOP, Begin. 10/2
by BWW News Desk (Ft. Myers/Naples)

(9/17/2014) - Gulfshore Playhouse will begin their 2014-2015 season with Olivier Award winning play, The Mountaintop by Katori Hall, playing October 4th through 19th, with $30 preview performances on October 2nd and 3rd.


Orlando Shakespeare Theater Partnering with Two Charities During LES MISERABLES RunOrlando Shakespeare Theater Partnering with Two Charities During LES MISERABLES Run
by BWW News Desk (Orlando)

(9/17/2014) - Orlando Shakespeare Theater in Partnership with UCF and the cast of Les Miserables join with two leading charities, Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida, to raise awareness and support for the issues of HIV/AIDS and hunger.


Remix Edition of HERE LIES LOVE Cast Recording to Benefit Philippines CharityRemix Edition of HERE LIES LOVE Cast Recording to Benefit Philippines Charity
by BWW News Desk

(9/17/2014) - Todomundo! is set to release The Remix Collection from Here Lies Love, featuring reimaginings of the music from David Byrne and Fatboy Slim's off-Broadway hit, on September 30, preorder it today here. A collection of 14 tracks remixed by Matt Stine and Justin Levine, all proceeds will be donated to Gawad Kalinga, a charity dedicated to typhoon relief and ending poverty in the Philippines for 5 million families by 2024. The album will be available at Here Lies Love performances at The Public Theater in New York and Dorfman Theater in London as well as via the Here Lies Love website, DavidByrne.com and other outlets.


Know Theatre's 17th Season Continues with MOBY DICK, 10/10-11/8Know Theatre's 17th Season Continues with MOBY DICK, 10/10-11/8
by BWW News Desk (Cincinnati)

(9/17/2014) - Overwhelmed by life in 19th Century New York City, Ishmael finds his only recourse is to go to sea. When he signs aboard the whaling ship Pequod, Ishmael is thrust into a momentous tale of revenge as one-legged Captain Ahab pursues the White Whale that maimed him.


BWW TV: BROADWAY QUICK CHANGE with Robert Hartwell- Birdland Edition!BWW TV: BROADWAY QUICK CHANGE with Robert Hartwell- Birdland Edition!
by Broadway Quick Change

(9/17/2014) - BroadwayWorld.com, the most visited theatre site on the net, presents its newest, exclusive TV series - BROADWAY QUICK CHANGE. This newly minted series follows Broadway phenom Robert Hartwell on inspirational shopping outings, then into the dressing rooms of Broadway's hottest stars, where wielding his interior design chops, and extraordinary taste, transforms their home away from home, from the Drab to the Fab, the Blah to the Ahhhh! In this latest episode, watch Robert transform the dressing room of one of New York City's hottest music venues- Birdland!


EgoPo's DEATH OF A SALESMAN to Run 10/22-11/9EgoPo's DEATH OF A SALESMAN to Run 10/22-11/9
by BWW News Desk (Philadelphia)

(9/17/2014) - EgoPo Classic Theater's 2014-15 American Giants Festival gets underway with Arthur Miller's American classic, Death of a Salesman, running October 22-November 9 at the Latvian Society. The Philadelphia revival of this iconic play is in honor of Miller's upcoming 100th Birthday. In this production, Miller's Jewish roots are faithfully unearthed in a powerful restaging of his haunting play. Venture back to the 1940's, into the Brooklyn home of the Loman family, to attend the Shiva of a poor working man. Willy Loman's mind opens before your eyes, as you peer in, and join him on his search for meaning.




 
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