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Review Roundup: THE LAST SHIP Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: THE LAST SHIP Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Oct. 26, 2014


SOUND OFF: Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett's CHEEK TO CHEEK: LIVE! Is A Big Wet KissSOUND OFF: Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett's CHEEK TO CHEEK: LIVE! Is A Big Wet Kiss
Posted: Oct. 25, 2014


Photo Coverage: Mol, Radnor, Pittman, Dhillon & More Celebrate Opening Night of DISGRACED!Photo Coverage: Mol, Radnor, Pittman, Dhillon & More Celebrate Opening Night of DISGRACED!
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


BWW Reviews:  Volatile, Discomforting DISGRACED Earns Its PulitzerBWW Reviews: Volatile, Discomforting DISGRACED Earns Its Pulitzer
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


Ariana Grande, Maroon 5 & More Set for CBS Holiday Special A VERY GRAMMY CHRISTMAS, 12/5Ariana Grande, Maroon 5 & More Set for CBS Holiday Special A VERY GRAMMY CHRISTMAS, 12/5
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


Photo Coverage: DISGRACED Company Takes Opening Night Bows at the Lyceum Theatre!Photo Coverage: DISGRACED Company Takes Opening Night Bows at the Lyceum Theatre!
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


Stage & Screen Actress Elizabeth Norment Dies at 61Stage & Screen Actress Elizabeth Norment Dies at 61
Posted: Oct. 28, 2014


Will Chita Rivera-Led THE VISIT Make It to Broadway in 2015?Will Chita Rivera-Led THE VISIT Make It to Broadway in 2015?
Posted: Oct. 28, 2014


Fan Makes Off with HEDWIG's Iconic Wig at Saturday Night PerformanceFan Makes Off with HEDWIG's Iconic Wig at Saturday Night Performance
Posted: Oct. 28, 2014


New Trailer For PETER PAN LIVE! With Christopher Walken & Allison WilliamsNew Trailer For PETER PAN LIVE! With Christopher Walken & Allison Williams
Posted: Oct. 26, 2014


VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe Raps Blackalicious' 'Alphabet Aerobics' on TONIGHT!VIDEO: Daniel Radcliffe Raps Blackalicious' 'Alphabet Aerobics' on TONIGHT!
Posted: Oct. 29, 2014


Photos + Videos: The Making of Ahrens & Flaherty's LITTLE DANCER, Opening Tonight at the Kennedy Center!Photos + Videos: The Making of Ahrens & Flaherty's LITTLE DANCER, Opening Tonight at the Kennedy Center!
Posted: Oct. 25, 2014


Photo Flash: Try and Tear Him Down - New Photos of Michael C. Hall in Broadway's HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH!Photo Flash: Try and Tear Him Down - New Photos of Michael C. Hall in Broadway's HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH!
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


Jim Parsons to Star in NBC's BUDDY'S MUSICAL CHRISTMAS Based on Broadway's ELF!Jim Parsons to Star in NBC's BUDDY'S MUSICAL CHRISTMAS Based on Broadway's ELF!
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


BWW TV: That's Entertainment! In Rehearsal with Brian Stokes Mitchell, Laura Osnes, Tracey Ullman and More for Encores! THE BAND WAGONBWW TV: That's Entertainment! In Rehearsal with Brian Stokes Mitchell, Laura Osnes, Tracey Ullman and More for Encores! THE BAND WAGON
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


STAGE TUBE: Miss Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga's CHEEK TO CHEEK: LIVE? Watch it Here!STAGE TUBE: Miss Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga's CHEEK TO CHEEK: LIVE? Watch it Here!
Posted: Oct. 25, 2014


Matthew Morrison Confirms 2015 Broadway Return; Flight to 'NEVERLAND' in the Works?Matthew Morrison Confirms 2015 Broadway Return; Flight to 'NEVERLAND' in the Works?
Posted: Oct. 27, 2014


VIDEO: Josh Gad Sings to JIMMY KIMMEL 'Do You Want to Be a Snowman' for Halloween?VIDEO: Josh Gad Sings to JIMMY KIMMEL 'Do You Want to Be a Snowman' for Halloween?
Posted: Oct. 29, 2014


BWW TV: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for DISGRACED with Judith Light, Tony Danza & More!BWW TV: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for DISGRACED with Judith Light, Tony Danza & More!
Posted: Oct. 24, 2014


Spoiler Alert! Recap and Review: HOMELAND's Carrie is All 'About a Boy,' and It's CreepySpoiler Alert! Recap and Review: HOMELAND's Carrie is All 'About a Boy,' and It's Creepy
Posted: Oct. 26, 2014


The DePue Brothers Band's WHEN IT'S CHRISTMAS TIME Brings Bluegrass, Jazz & Classical Groove to the HolidaysThe DePue Brothers Band's WHEN IT'S CHRISTMAS TIME Brings Bluegrass, Jazz & Classical Groove to the Holidays
by BWW News Desk (Music - Pennsylvania)

(10/30/2014) - ?Sharing the holidays with family is a long-time tradition for most families and when it comes to the DePue Family, this is especially true. A multi-talented musical family, the DePue Brothers Band's CD "When It's Christmas Time" is a holiday celebration that demonstrates the musical range and sheer musicianship of this highly acclaimed string ensemble. Focusing on family, this CD is dedicated to their father, Dr. Wallace DePue Sr., former music professor at Bowling Green State University, who wrote the title song with arrangements by one of the brothers, Alex DePue.


California Roots Festival 2015 Announces First Round of Artists; Runs 5/22-24California Roots Festival 2015 Announces First Round of Artists; Runs 5/22-24
by BWW News Desk (Music - Los Angeles)

(10/30/2014) - The 6th annual California Roots Music and Arts Festival will take place at the historic Monterey County Fairgrounds from May 22-24, 2015. The top tier national festival has become the premier gathering for the progressive US Reggae movement, bringing in over 40,000 fans to the bay area over the Memorial Day weekend.


Epic Theatre to Present THE BUSY WORLD IS HUSHED, 11/7-23Epic Theatre to Present THE BUSY WORLD IS HUSHED, 11/7-23
by BWW News Desk (Rhode Island)

(10/30/2014) - Epic Theatre Company is proud to present an intimate and breath-taking drama about the fragile nature of family and the power and mystery of faith.


Theatre Or's KINDERTRANSPORT Runs Now thru 12/7 in DenverTheatre Or's KINDERTRANSPORT Runs Now thru 12/7 in Denver
by BWW News Desk (Denver)

(10/30/2014) - Theatre Or* and the Mizel Arts and Culture Center (MACC) present Kindertransport by Diane Samuels. The show opened on October 30, 2014, and runs through December 7. Special performance on Nov. 9 to honor the Kristallnacht anniversary at 2:00 pm.


The Wit Theatre Presents THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW This WeekendThe Wit Theatre Presents THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (Denver)

(10/30/2014) - The Wit Theatre Company presents Richard O'Brien's "The Rocky Horror Show," directed by J Murray d'Armand, playing this weekend, Oct. 31-Nov. 1 at The Crossroads Theater in Denver. Show times are Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m.


Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Oct. 30Hottest Articles on BWW from Thursday, Oct. 30
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(10/30/2014) - Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from Thursday, October 30, 2014.


BWW Reviews: Balenciaga Is The New Black, KISS OF THE SPIDER WOMAN at Theatre UCFBWW Reviews: Balenciaga Is The New Black, KISS OF THE SPIDER WOMAN at Theatre UCF
by Justin J Sacramone (Orlando)

(10/30/2014) - It's inevitable, like enjoying UCF's hypnotic production, that you'll come face to face with Her kiss. Aurora is her name and playing the dance of death is her game. All I can say is, 'Sorry' to those of you that missed out on UCF's KISS OF THE SPIDER WOMAN.


Photo Flash: Stephen Schwartz, Ana Gasteyer and More Have 'WICKED-ly' Good Time at Bay Area Cabaret's 2014-15 GalaPhoto Flash: Stephen Schwartz, Ana Gasteyer and More Have 'WICKED-ly' Good Time at Bay Area Cabaret's 2014-15 Gala
by BWW News Desk

(10/30/2014) - There was plenty of Magic to Do in a Wicked-ly delightful evening with Schwartz and company at Bay Area Cabaret's opening night. San Francisco's venerable Bay Area Cabaret launched its 11th season with a Gala Evening honoring songwriter/composer Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Pippin, Godspell, Pocahontas, Enchanted, Prince of Egypt) at the Fairmont San Francisco's historic Venetian Room. Scroll down for photos!


BWW Reviews: Living In A World Of Gray, THE BEST OF ENEMIES at Orlando ShakesBWW Reviews: Living In A World Of Gray, THE BEST OF ENEMIES at Orlando Shakes
by Justin J Sacramone (Orlando)

(10/30/2014) - Cohabitation was a law that prohibited different genders and races from occupying the same nighttime residence. This was Florida's contribution to the repugnant Jim Crow Laws back. 1964 wasn't just a great year because it gave us HELLO, DOLLY!, it was also the year we got the Civil Rights Act, outlawing discrimination based on race, sex, and religion. Overnight, citizens from the all over the county welcomed change, adopted acceptance, and became enlightened musical-theatre loving philanthropists.


National Geographic's David Doubilet and Jennifer Hayes to Bring EXPLORING UNDERWATER WORLDS to Mesa, 11/12National Geographic's David Doubilet and Jennifer Hayes to Bring EXPLORING UNDERWATER WORLDS to Mesa, 11/12
by BWW News Desk (Mesa)

(10/30/2014) - The 2014-15 National Geographic Live Arizona Speaker Series sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona brings underwater photographer David Doubilet and aquatic biologist/photojournalist Jennifer Hayes to Mesa Arts Center on Wednesday, November 12, at 7:30 p.m. in the Ikeda Theater. This dynamic husband and wife team will lead audiences on a lavishly illustrated journey to rarely seen undersea worlds, creating a visual voice for the world's oceans.


Perseverance Theatre to Stage Alaskan Premiere of CHICAGO, 11/7-12/7Perseverance Theatre to Stage Alaskan Premiere of CHICAGO, 11/7-12/7
by BWW News Desk (Anchorage)

(10/30/2014) - Perseverance Theatre (PT) presents the smash hit Chicago with music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb and book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse. Chicago is based off of the Maurin Dallas Watkins play, Chicago. Chicago runs on the Perseverance Theatre Mainstage November 7 - December 7, 2014.


Interview: Leslie Ezra Smith Talks A RAISIN IN THE SUN, Theatre in Pittsburgh and MoreInterview: Leslie Ezra Smith Talks A RAISIN IN THE SUN, Theatre in Pittsburgh and More
by BWW News Desk (Pittsburgh)

(10/30/2014) - Leslie Ezra Smith is, arguably, becoming one of the most-respected actors on the Pittsburgh stage. One of Pittsburgh's favorite sons seems to earn genuine acclaim from his 'passionate' portrayals on stage. Even more than a gifted actor, this national spoken word, and slam poet, is also a father, playwright, and a science aficionado. Smith is preparing to portray the role of Walter Lee Younger in the, upcoming, 'A Raisin in the Sun', in the premiere offering of the, new, Erie Theater Company.


GAME OF MOBILE HOMES to Open 11/7 at The Public House TheatreGAME OF MOBILE HOMES to Open 11/7 at The Public House Theatre
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/30/2014) - Fans of "Game of Thrones" no longer need to wait for the premiere of Season Five to get their fix. On November 8th, The Public House Theatre ("Bye Bye Liver," "A Nightmare on Backstreet") will open "Game of Mobile Homes," which sets the central characters of GOT's first season in the West Rose Trailer Park, vying for control of the local drug trade- covering and uncovering secrets of incest and murder to increase their power.


NBC's PETER PAN LIVE! Designer Unveils Whimsical Set SketchesNBC's PETER PAN LIVE! Designer Unveils Whimsical Set Sketches
by TV News Desk

(10/30/2014) - Yahoo just unveiled two exclusive sketches of NBC's upcoming PETER PAN LIVE! set, from Tony winning designer Derek McLane. Check them out HERE!


Bette Midler Nabs First UK TV Special This FallBette Midler Nabs First UK TV Special This Fall
by TV News Desk

(10/30/2014) - Bette Midler is getting her first UK television special this fall on ITV, called BETTE MIDLER: ONE NIGHT ONLY. According to Deadline, Joanna Lumley will host the program, with an air date to be announced.


PALIN THE MUSICAL Comes to the Laurie Beechman, 11/13PALIN THE MUSICAL Comes to the Laurie Beechman, 11/13
by BWW News Desk (Off-Off-Broadway)

(10/30/2014) - Where Saturday Night Live meets Forbidden Broadway, Erica Vlahinos and Benjamin Simpson present PALiN: the Live Televised Musical Campaign (www.palinthemusicalcampaign.com), an outrageous new one-act comedy hit that follows Sarah Palin as she embarks on a one-night only, live televised event to set the record straight and announce her candidacy in the 2016 Presidential Election. A fast-paced, witty book paired with show tune parodies, PALiN sharply satires both musical theatre and politics in this laugh-out-loud musical-comedy campaign. So pack your bags, because we're about to have a Tea Party!


Spanish Guitarist Angel Romero Announces 2014-15 ConcertsSpanish Guitarist Angel Romero Announces 2014-15 Concerts
by BWW News Desk (Classical - Los Angeles)

(10/30/2014) - On Saturday, November 15, Angel Romero will perform Joaqun Rodrigo's Concierto de Aranjuez with the Flint Symphony Orchestra. The following month, on Friday, December 12, Maestro Romero shares the stage with The Aeolus Quartet, one of the finest young ensembles performing today and Graduate String Quartet in Residence at the Juilliard School, in a program of classical and holiday music at the Scottsdale Performing Arts Center. Then on Saturday, January 24, he is hosted by the St. Louis Classical Guitar Society for a recital featuring Spanish solo repertoire by Gaspar Sanz, Isaac Albeniz, and Rodrigo.


VIDEO: Sneak Peek at Sam Harris & More on OPRAH: WHERE ARE THEY NOW?VIDEO: Sneak Peek at Sam Harris & More on OPRAH: WHERE ARE THEY NOW?
by TV News Desk

(10/30/2014) - In an all-new episode of the popular series 'Oprah: Where Are They Now?,' Oprah sits down with actress Melissa Gilbert who talks about growing up on 'Little House on the Prairie,' her life away from the spotlight and opens up for the first time about a private family tragedy; plus, updates with 'Days of Our Lives' star Deidre Hall and first-ever 'Star Search' Grand Champion Sam Harris, airing Sunday, November 2 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PTon OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. Get a sneak peek at the episode below!


Lamb's Sets Casts for 'FESTIVAL OF CHRISTMAS' and 'AN AMERICAN CHRISTMAS'Lamb's Sets Casts for 'FESTIVAL OF CHRISTMAS' and 'AN AMERICAN CHRISTMAS'
by BWW News Desk (San Diego)

(10/30/2014) - Lamb's Players Theatre today announced their cast lists for their upcoming Christmas productions.


Review Roundup: THE REAL THING Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: THE REAL THING Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
by Review Roundups

(10/30/2014) - Roundabout Theatre Company presents Tom Stoppard's Tony Award-winning play, The Real Thing, starring Ewan McGregor as 'Henry' and Maggie Gyllenhaal as 'Annie' in their Broadway debuts; Cynthia Nixon as 'Charlotte' and Josh Hamilton as 'Max.' Sam Gold directs the cast of seven, which also includes Alex Breaux as 'Brodie,' Ronan Raftery as 'Billy' and Madeline Weinstein as 'Debbie.' The Real Thing officially opens tonight, October 30, 2014 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway. Let's see what the critics had to say...


Ridgefield Playhouse Film Society to Present 'EYE ON THE 60S' Doc Series, 11/22Ridgefield Playhouse Film Society to Present 'EYE ON THE 60S' Doc Series, 11/22
by Movies News Desk (Connecticut)

(10/30/2014) - On the 51st anniversary of the asssassination of JFK, the Ridgefield Playhouse Film Society 'Documentary Film Series' presents filmmaker Chris Szwedo's award-winning documentary, 'Eye On The 60s: The Iconic Photography of Rowland Scherman.'


ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SPECTACULAR Party Set for Halloween at New World StagesROCKY HORROR PICTURE SPECTACULAR Party Set for Halloween at New World Stages
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(10/30/2014) - Marty Thomas and Marissa Rosen once again join forces to throw a Halloween soiree with live concert tonight in the atrium of New World Stages. Tired of over crowded bars, with lines spilling into the streets, overpriced drinks and bathroom lines around the block? Start a new Halloween tradition!


Chicago Dramatists Welcomes Five New Resident PlaywrightsChicago Dramatists Welcomes Five New Resident Playwrights
by BWW News Desk (Chicago)

(10/30/2014) - Chicago Dramatists is proud to announce the addition of five new members to its esteemed list of Resident Playwrights. This group of talented writers includes Kristiana Colon, MT Cozzola, Steven Peterson, Robert Tenges, and Scott Woldman. Previous Resident Playwrights have included Tina Fey (30 Rock), Rick Cleveland (Mad Men), Rebecca Gilman (Spinning into Butter), Lydia R. Diamond (Stick Fly), Keith Huff (A Steady Rain), and Roger Rueff (The Big Kahuna).


WRC to Host 'Creative Chat' with Della Clark, Wilmington Pickling Co and Dorks & Forks, 11/13WRC to Host 'Creative Chat' with Della Clark, Wilmington Pickling Co and Dorks & Forks, 11/13
by BWW News Desk (Delaware)

(10/30/2014) - Wilmington Renaissance Corporation (WRC) announces the program for its third Creative Chat, an informal, interactive series held quarterly to update our community about the vision plan for a Creative District. Each event starts with a networking opportunity followed by a presentation by an expert in the creative or maker field. Creative Chats are free and open to the public.


New York Philharmonic to Present 'Dohnanyi / Dvorak: A Philharmonic Festival', 12/4-13New York Philharmonic to Present 'Dohnanyi / Dvorak: A Philharmonic Festival', 12/4-13
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(10/30/2014) - The New York Philharmonic will present Dohnanyi / Dvorak: A Philharmonic Festival, December 4-13, 2014, featuring two all-Dvorak programs conducted by Christoph von Dohnanyi, acclaimed for his interpretations of the Czech composer.


Rachel Redford Joins Donmar Warehouse's CLOSER as 'Alice'Rachel Redford Joins Donmar Warehouse's CLOSER as 'Alice'
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(10/30/2014) - The Daily Mail reports that Rachel Redford has joined the cast of Donmar Warehouse's upcoming production of Patrick Marber's CLOSER as 'Alice'. David Leveaux directs the play, which begins performances February 12, 2015.


Kristin Scott Thomas to Lead THE AUDIENCE in London This Spring; Re-Imagined Production to Feature Tony Blair and More!Kristin Scott Thomas to Lead THE AUDIENCE in London This Spring; Re-Imagined Production to Feature Tony Blair and More!
by BWW News Desk

(10/30/2014) - Helen Mirren is traveling across the pond for The Audience on Broadway this season, and now London has announced her replacement.


Goal! BEND IT LIKE BECKHAM Heads to the West End This SpringGoal! BEND IT LIKE BECKHAM Heads to the West End This Spring
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(10/30/2014) - According to the Daily Mail, after holding workshops last fall with Samantha Barks as 'Jules' and Tara Divina as 'Jess', the new BEND IT LIKE BECKHAM musical is officially headed to the West End's Phoenix Theatre. Previews will begin May 15, with an opening slated for June 24, 2015. No word yet on who will star.


Cygnet Theatre Sets 2014 'Playwrights in Process' Festival Workshops, Running 11/8-9Cygnet Theatre Sets 2014 'Playwrights in Process' Festival Workshops, Running 11/8-9
by BWW News Desk (San Diego)

(10/30/2014) - Cygnet Theatre, in collaboration with Playwrights Project, is proud to present the third annual Playwrights in Process: New Play Festival. Cygnet Theatre has long been committed to celebrating human stories through the medium of live theatre. In addition to presenting four readings of new plays, the three-day festival will include three workshops for audiences, playwrights, and theatre artists. Attendees will be able to engage further with each playwright during facilitated talk-backs following the readings.


Treehouse Comedy Club in Westport to Host Grand Re-Opening Celebration, 11/22Treehouse Comedy Club in Westport to Host Grand Re-Opening Celebration, 11/22
by BWW News Desk (Comedy - Connecticut)

(10/30/2014) - Treehouse Comedy Productions is proud to announce its Grand Comedy Re-Opening Celebration on Saturday November 22, 2014 at 9:00 along with Bistro B, centrally located in The Westport Inn at 1595 Post Road East in Westport, CT, complete with champagne, party favors and balloons.


2014 San Francisco One-Minute Play Festival Coming This Winter2014 San Francisco One-Minute Play Festival Coming This Winter
by BWW News Desk (San Francisco)

(10/30/2014) - Playwrights Foundation (PF) and The New York based company, The One-Minute Play Festival are thrilled to announce the 5th Annual SF One-Minute Play Festival (#1MPF), December 15th and 16th, 2014 - an evening of more than 80 brand new one minute plays by 53 Bay Area playwrights -- a highly vaunted group, all written within the past month specifically for the event.


Avant-Garde Dance Companies to Take Over Abrons Arts Center with TANC/DANCE Series, 11/15-12/6Avant-Garde Dance Companies to Take Over Abrons Arts Center with TANC/DANCE Series, 11/15-12/6
by BWW News Desk (New York City)

(10/30/2014) - Radio Ballet: The Nature of Love From November 15 through December 6, 2014, the Balassi Institute/Hungarian Cultural Center of New York in collaboration with the Abrons Arts Center presents TNC/DANCE, a series of daring and graphic new performances by three Hungarian contemporary dance ensembles, shedding light on today's Central European avant-garde independent dance scene.




 
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