Christina Mancuso

Christina Mancuso

Christina Mancuso, a mother of 3, has traveled to well over 70 cities on various Broadway National Tours.  She is now residing in her hometown of Columbus, Ohio after spending a year in NYC to support her daughter's Broadway debut. Besides writing, traveling, and mothering, she is a 13-time marathon runner (including the 2015 Boston Marathon), freelance artist, classical violinist, and a previous Paralegal with over 20 years of writing and research experience.  Mancuso is listed in 'Who's Who Worldwide' and has been recognized for "Outstanding Leadership in Media" by the International Women's Leadership Association.  A former Theatre Critic for both Columbus and NYC, Christina is currently the Regional Managing Editor of BroadwayWorld.com and Editor-in-Chief of BWWFitnessWorld.com.  




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Registration Now Open for 2018 WINGS FOR LIFE WORLD RUN, 5/6Registration Now Open for 2018 WINGS FOR LIFE WORLD RUN, 5/6
Posted: Oct. 10, 2017


Flower Mound Native Craig Lutz Returns to Dallas for BMW Dallas Marathon Relay Challenge Among ElitesFlower Mound Native Craig Lutz Returns to Dallas for BMW Dallas Marathon Relay Challenge Among Elites
Posted: Oct. 6, 2017


Bank of America Chicago Marathon to Boost Chicago Economy by $282 MillionBank of America Chicago Marathon to Boost Chicago Economy by $282 Million
Posted: Oct. 4, 2017


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BWW Review: 2017 FESTIVAL NAPA VALLEY - An Exceptional Ten Days Pairing the Best in Wine, Food and EntertainmentBWW Review: 2017 FESTIVAL NAPA VALLEY - An Exceptional Ten Days Pairing the Best in Wine, Food and Entertainment
Posted: Jul. 24, 2017


Columbus Kicks Off Third Annual FIT WEEK With Marathon, Free Fitness Classes, Healthy Eats and More! 10/16-21Columbus Kicks Off Third Annual FIT WEEK With Marathon, Free Fitness Classes, Healthy Eats and More! 10/16-21
October 14, 2017

Columbus, get your FIT on. October 16-21, join (614) Magazine as they experience all the FITness trends, gyms & more the city has to offer from local businesses during the 3rd annual FIT Week!

Registration Now Open for 2018 WINGS FOR LIFE WORLD RUN, 5/6Registration Now Open for 2018 WINGS FOR LIFE WORLD RUN, 5/6
October 10, 2017

Today, registration officially opens for the fifth annual Wings for Life World Run. The charity race that takes place simultaneously in locations all over world will be represented in the U.S. by Sunrise, Florida - a location that has hosted the global run since the event's inception in 2014. Up to 300,000 people are expected to join the global movement this year by running in events like the one in Sunrise or by participating remotely via the Wings for Life World Run app to raise money and awareness to find a cure for spinal cord injury.

Flower Mound Native Craig Lutz Returns to Dallas for BMW Dallas Marathon Relay Challenge Among ElitesFlower Mound Native Craig Lutz Returns to Dallas for BMW Dallas Marathon Relay Challenge Among Elites
October 6, 2017

Flower Mound native and University of Texas alum, Craig Lutz and Olympian Leo Manzano are among the five HOKA ONE ONE elite athletes announced to participate in 2017 the BMW Dallas Marathon Pro Relay Challenge. For the third year in a row, organizers of the BMW Dallas Marathon, Half Marathon and SMU COX School of Business Relay will pair five HOKA ONE ONE elite runners with a relay team from each of Dallas' professional sports teams in a friendly competition to take place marathon day, Sunday, December 10.

Bank of America Chicago Marathon to Boost Chicago Economy by $282 MillionBank of America Chicago Marathon to Boost Chicago Economy by $282 Million
October 4, 2017

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon continues to contribute to Chicago's economy, with the 2016 race delivering an estimated $282 million in total business impact to the city. The findings come from the latest economic impact study reported today by Bank of America ahead of the 40th anniversary of the event on October 8, 2017.

The ULTIMATE WORKOUT AND RECOVERY GYM to Benefit Wounded Vets, Injured Athletes and MoreThe ULTIMATE WORKOUT AND RECOVERY GYM to Benefit Wounded Vets, Injured Athletes and More
September 28, 2017

The Ultimate Workout and Recovery Gym (www.workoutandrecovery.com $1999.99 w/Viper Travel Version option/ OR $1249.99 Latex Free Version) benefits wounded warriors and veterans as well as busy moms, homebound, injured athletes, paraplegics and spinal cord injury patients, bariatric patients, cancer and immune-compromised patients, stay-at-home mothers, caregivers, occupational and physical therapists, senior centers, nursing homes, hospitals, rehab clinics, fitness enthusiasts, schools, personal trainers, chiropractors, and anywhere this unit would aid those who are in bed or in a wheelchair achieve maximum fitness and recovery. UWAR can stand alone bolted into the ground or can be mounted to a bed or chair utilizing thresholds and bed attachments, while accommodating people of all ages and athletic abilities. Developed by a fitness/wellness expert, a mechanical engineer and a doctor who sought to fill a need for the disabled and those whom have time constraints and need something fast, fun and effective for working out and therapy, the Ultimate Workout and Recovery (UWAR) gym is made of steel and weighs under 50 pounds and is easily assembled. UWAR is PROUDLY made in The USA and is patented. UWAR includes the following:

BMW Dallas Marathon Announces Partnership with Chipotle for 2017 EventsBMW Dallas Marathon Announces Partnership with Chipotle for 2017 Events
September 27, 2017

The 2017 BMW Dallas Marathon, Half Marathon and SMU Cox School of Business Relay announced today a partnership with Chipotle Mexican Grill that will bring their delicious food made from real ingredients to all Social 5K runs throughout the fall. The partnership will also include a fundraising event for Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children at Dallas/Fort Worth Chipotle locations on Tuesday, November 14.

Chicago's First Annual PINK HAT RUN to Benefit Women's Groups, 11/4Chicago's First Annual PINK HAT RUN to Benefit Women's Groups, 11/4
September 22, 2017

The first annual Pink Hat Run will take place in Chicago Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017 in Chicago's South Loop.

BWW Review: Jordan Wine Dinner at Johnny's Downtown - The Finest of Sonoma in the Heart of the MidwestBWW Review: Jordan Wine Dinner at Johnny's Downtown - The Finest of Sonoma in the Heart of the Midwest
September 11, 2017

Why travel to the West Coast to sample delicious wines when wine country can come to you? Lisa Mattson, Director of Marketing of Jordan Vineyard & Winery, brought a stellar lineup of exclusive Jordan vintages to Johnny's Downtown in Cleveland, Ohio, for a one-night sold-out event that featured the best in food and wine pairing.

2018 Boston Marathon Registration Opens on One of the Most Iconic Dates in History, 9/112018 Boston Marathon Registration Opens on One of the Most Iconic Dates in History, 9/11
September 6, 2017

Registration for the 2018 Boston Marathon will open on Monday, September 11 at 10:00 a.m. ET. The B.A.A. will use the same process to register qualified runners as it has used in recent years, allowing the fastest qualifiers in their gender and age group to register first.

BWW Review: 8th Annual Emerald City Half and Quarter Marathon - There's No Place Like Dublin for the Perfect RaceBWW Review: 8th Annual Emerald City Half and Quarter Marathon - There's No Place Like Dublin for the Perfect Race
August 28, 2017

Coming off last year's event with extreme heat and humidity which threatened the race, this year's Emerald City Half and Quarter Marathon presented near perfect conditions as approximately 3,500 runners and walkers lined up at the new start line on Perimeter Drive in Dublin, Ohio. One of the best Half Marathons in the country, M3S Sports continues to set the bar in event planning, volunteers, on-course signage, aid stations, medical support, post-race party, and awesome finisher's medals.

Fitness Tip of the Day: Try Something NewFitness Tip of the Day: Try Something New
July 24, 2017

Here's your Monday Motivation!

BWW Review: 2017 FESTIVAL NAPA VALLEY - An Exceptional Ten Days Pairing the Best in Wine, Food and EntertainmentBWW Review: 2017 FESTIVAL NAPA VALLEY - An Exceptional Ten Days Pairing the Best in Wine, Food and Entertainment
July 24, 2017

The 2017 FESTIVAL NAPA VALLEY just wrapped up their 12th year, transforming California's wine country into a multi-cultural 10-day celebration, pairing the world's most talented artists -- from classical musicians to famous comedians and Hollywood personalities to Broadway and opera stars to world renowned dancers and more -- with the region's finest food and wines. Featuring nearly 60 events in 30 venues spanning 10 days, Festival Napa Valley provides entertainment and curated food and wine events to suit every taste, budget, and experience.

Fitness Tip of the Day: Adjust for Warmer TempsFitness Tip of the Day: Adjust for Warmer Temps
July 17, 2017

On hot and humid days, you can't have the same expectations for your runs. Trying to maintain your normal pace and distance will not only burn you out (literally!), but you are putting yourself at risk for injury.

Fitness Tip of the Day: Make a ChangeFitness Tip of the Day: Make a Change
June 26, 2017

Monday Motivation!

BWW Review: Another  Openin' Weekend at Transcendence Theatre, Wine Country Paradise, Sonoma Valley Inn and More!BWW Review: Another Openin' Weekend at Transcendence Theatre, Wine Country Paradise, Sonoma Valley Inn and More!
June 26, 2017

With more than 900 wineries combined, Napa Valley and Sonoma County are truly a wine lover's paradise. But more than wine, these regions offer the best of Northern California, including miles of Pacific coastline, towering redwoods, breathtaking views, luxury resorts and spas, world class restaurants, and over 50 state and regional parks, making it the perfect destination for any of your travel needs.

BWW Review: Transcendence Theatre's BROADWAY UNDER THE STARS Presents Another Stellar Openin'BWW Review: Transcendence Theatre's BROADWAY UNDER THE STARS Presents Another Stellar Openin'
June 22, 2017

"Every day is a new beginning," wrote Artistic Director Amy Miller, who opened the production with passionate, inspiring words as Transcendence Theatre presented 'Another Openin' Another Show' at Jack London State Historic Park. The incredibly talented and diverse cast comprised of Broadway and Hollywood stars gathered together on one stage to share their magical journey through gorgeous song and dance under the breathtaking canopy of moonlit skies.

BWW Review: THE INFINITY BAG by DASH DOT - The Ultimate All-Inclusive Bag to Empower Active WomenBWW Review: THE INFINITY BAG by DASH DOT - The Ultimate All-Inclusive Bag to Empower Active Women
June 12, 2017

You've been there. With great intentions, you wake up at 5am, pack up your purse, gym bag, laptop case, grab your lunch bag, and, juggling all with cell phone in hand and yoga mat unrolling under your arm, you valiantly head out the door to work out. I mean, you ARE Superwoman, right? Then after achieving your 10,000 steps and 700 calories burned by 7am, you dig ferociously through your bag to search for your deodorant, throw in your dirty shoes and smelly, sweaty clothes, and rummage for your keys as you run to your car or grab a train with all your bags hanging around your neck and shoulders, hoping you didn't forget anything.

BWW Review: A Powerfully Nostalgic BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL at The Ohio TheatreBWW Review: A Powerfully Nostalgic BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL at The Ohio Theatre
June 8, 2017

As soon as Julia Knitel took the stage at the grand piano and opened her mouth to sing, she channeled every nuance of the legendary Carole King. Based on the inspiring true story of treasured Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Carole King, BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL certainly lives up to its title. This charming, swiftly-paced production continues performances at the Ohio Theatre through June 11.

Fitness Tip of the Day: Celebrate Global Running Day 2017Fitness Tip of the Day: Celebrate Global Running Day 2017
June 7, 2017

Formerly called National Running Day, Global Running Day is today, June 7, 2017. Take strides toward leading a healthier, fitter life and celebrate the joys of running.

BWW Review: 2017 FORE! Miler by OhioHealth - Kicking Off the Memorial Tournament in Pure Columbus FormBWW Review: 2017 FORE! Miler by OhioHealth - Kicking Off the Memorial Tournament in Pure Columbus Form
May 26, 2017

There's a saying in Columbus that if you don't like the weather, then don't worry because it will change in 10 minutes anyway. That was certainly true of this year's Third Annual FORE! Miler held in conjunction with the 42nd playing of the PGA TOUR at Muirfield Village Golf Club, where severe thunderstorms threatened a possible postponement of the race.



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