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THE JOY OF SAKE to Return to New York Next Week with Nearly 400 Premium Sakes THE JOY OF SAKE to Return to New York Next Week with Nearly 400 Premium Sakes
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2017

The world's largest sake festival outside Japan returns to New York on September 27 with 381 competition-level sakes for enthusiasts to sample.... (more...)
Whippets to Take Over Madison Square Garden for 125th Anniversary of First Competition at Westminster Dog Show Whippets to Take Over Madison Square Garden for 125th Anniversary of First Competition at Westminster Dog Show
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2017

In advance of the 142nd Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, the Whippet, a very athletic sighthound breed originally from England, will take over Chase Square at Madison Square Garden to celebrate 125 years in the renowned competition.... (more...)
Kathleen Turner Headlines 2017 International Human Rights Art Festival at Culture Project; Lineup Announced! Kathleen Turner Headlines 2017 International Human Rights Art Festival at Culture Project; Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2017

The International Human Rights Art Festival joins with activist theatre Culture Project to inaugurate its new space in New York's Lower East Side, with an evening of dance, music, comedy, storytelling, and theatre. The evening is headlined by award-winning actress and advocate Kathleen Turner, and w... (more...)
Jane Birkin to Perform BIRKIN/GAINSBOURG: LE SYMPHONIQUE at Carnegie Hall Jane Birkin to Perform BIRKIN/GAINSBOURG: LE SYMPHONIQUE at Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2017

Actress, singer, songwriter and fashion icon Jane Birkin will perform Birkin/Gainsbourg: Le symphonique-her tribute to late husband Serge Gainsbourg-with a symphonic orchestra at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage on February 1.... (more...)
Pioneer Works, Creative Time, and the Yes Men to Present WTF DO WE DO NOW? Pioneer Works, Creative Time, and the Yes Men to Present WTF DO WE DO NOW?
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2017

Pioneer Works, Creative Time, and the Yes Men are proud to announce WTF Do We Do Now?, a one-day gathering with open forums, town hall meetings, and small-group dialogues. Guest speakers will include Frances Fox Piven, Avram Finkelstein, and Molly Crabapple; others will be confirmed shortly.... (more...)
SITI Company Expands Actor-Training Program with Evening Classes and More SITI Company Expands Actor-Training Program with Evening Classes and More
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2017

This autumn, SITI Company, the internationally acclaimed theater ensemble led by Co-Artistic Directors Anne Bogart, Leon Ingulsrud and Ellen Lauren, is expanding its actor-training program by offering evening classes and an expanded master class series.... (more...)
Vocalist Marilyn Maye to Grace Jazz at Lincoln Center's Appel Room Vocalist Marilyn Maye to Grace Jazz at Lincoln Center's Appel Room
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2017

Iconic entertainer Marilyn Maye, accompanied by The Tedd Firth Big Band, will perform in The Appel Room at Jazz at Lincoln Center on October 27-28 at 7pm and 9:30pm. Maye is one of the remaining geniuses from the golden age of show business, and offers an American Songbook experience like none other... (more...)
Explore Latin American Culture with 123 Andres at Flushing Town Hall Explore Latin American Culture with 123 Andres at Flushing Town Hall
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2017

On Sunday, October 15, join Latin Grammy-winning artist 123 Andr s on an exciting cultural journey at Flushing Town Hall. With his family workshop and performance, Andr s creates a space to experience songs, movement, and play that supports early learning.... (more...)
The Garifuna Collective, Featuring Umalali, to Perform at Flushing Town Hall The Garifuna Collective, Featuring Umalali, to Perform at Flushing Town Hall
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2017

Flushing Town Hall will present The Garifuna Collective and Umalali on Friday, October 6.... (more...)
Feast of San Gennaro to Celebrate Dean Martin's 100th Birthday This Weekend Feast of San Gennaro to Celebrate Dean Martin's 100th Birthday This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2017

The 91st Annual Feast of San Gennaro will celebrate Dean Martin's 100th Birthday with a three hour tribute on today, September 23, from 2 to 5 PM on the Feast Performance Stage at the corner of Grand and Mott Streets in Little Italy.... (more...)
Theater Resources Unlimited to Host TRU LOVE 25th Anniversary Benefit Theater Resources Unlimited to Host TRU LOVE 25th Anniversary Benefit
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2017

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU)'s 25th Anniversary Benefit will take place on Sunday, November 5, 2017 beginning at noon at Carolines on Broadway, 1626 Broadway (between 49th and 50th Streets), NYC.... (more...)
VIDEO: MAD WOMEN IN MY ATTIC! to Make US Premiere at United Solo VIDEO: MAD WOMEN IN MY ATTIC! to Make US Premiere at United Solo
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2017

The haunting, comedic cabaret show, Mad Women in my Attic! comes to the United Solo Festival on Saturday, October 7th at 4:00 pm. The production played to critical acclaim at the Brighton Fringe and Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2015.... (more...)
UG! COMEDY SHOW!! to Celebrate 9-Year Anniversary at The Mockingbird UG! COMEDY SHOW!! to Celebrate 9-Year Anniversary at The Mockingbird
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

UG! COMEDY SHOW!! is having its ACTUAL 9 Year Anniversary (just realized we started in '08, lol #Anniversorry) and it's going to do it up with a HUGE BANG!!... (more...)
Photo Flash: Spiderwoman Celebrates 40th Anniversary at La MaMa Photo Flash: Spiderwoman Celebrates 40th Anniversary at La MaMa
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

An earth-shaking collection of indigenous-feminist performers, bands and performance art groups gathered at La MaMa on Tuesday for an impassioned celebration of Spiderwoman, the world's longest-running Native American theatre company, and one of America's longest continuously active feminist perform... (more...)
IT IS WHAT IT IS, Young Man's Journey with Cerebral Palsy, Set for ONE Festival IT IS WHAT IT IS, Young Man's Journey with Cerebral Palsy, Set for ONE Festival
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

The ONE Festival has announced It Is What It Is, written by Thomas Ellenson and Christopher J. Hanke and performed by Thomas Ellenson. It Is What It Is will play October 19-22 at 8pm with a special benefit performance for CAT Youth Theater on October 23.... (more...)
Judy Frank's Funny, Heart-Warming NOTES TO WHEREVER Set for EAG Judy Frank's Funny, Heart-Warming NOTES TO WHEREVER Set for EAG
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Following the passing of her husband of 40 years, a woman continues to share her life with him through a series of written notes. On this night, in a gesture of letting go, the woman decides to read them aloud.... (more...)
HSA to Present Free Arts & Ideas Festival, INTERFEST HSA to Present Free Arts & Ideas Festival, INTERFEST
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

OBIE Award Winning actor Chris Myers, an HSA alumnus and Artist-in-Residence presents, 'INTERFEST,' a free, three-day arts & ideas festival. This event provides a platform for emerging artists and thinkers to explore the future of culture and community in an energized and transformative environment.... (more...)
Kathleen Turner Headlines Culture Project's International Human Rights Arts Festival Kathleen Turner Headlines Culture Project's International Human Rights Arts Festival
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Culture Project, New York's home for socially conscious theater, announces 'Prologue to Progress,' a two week series of music, performance, and discussion led by over a dozen international artists and thinkers from Sunday, October 1 through Sunday, October 15.... (more...)
Culture Project to Welcome Stephen Bright, GQ of the Q Brothers & Tyrone Taylor Culture Project to Welcome Stephen Bright, GQ of the Q Brothers & Tyrone Taylor
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Culture Project, New York's home for socially conscious theater, announces 'Prologue to Progress,' a two-week series of music, performance, and discussion led by over a dozen international artists and thinkers from Sunday, October 1 through Sunday, October 15.... (more...)
Culture Project to Present Kristin Nordeval and Guillermo Gregorio Culture Project to Present Kristin Nordeval and Guillermo Gregorio
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Culture Project, New York's home for socially conscious theater, announces 'Prologue to Progress,' a two week series of music, performance, and discussion led by over a dozen international artists and thinkers from Sunday, October 1 through Sunday, October 15.... (more...)
Culture Project to Present RUDRA This Fall Culture Project to Present RUDRA This Fall
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Culture Project, New York's home for socially conscious theater, announces 'Prologue to Progress,' a two week series of music, performance, and discussion led by over a dozen international artists and thinkers from Sunday, October 1 through Sunday, October 15. RUDRA is a 4-piece ensemble whose music... (more...)
Culture Project to Present REBEL VOICES: STORIES, SPEECHES AND SONGS OF RESISTANCE Culture Project to Present REBEL VOICES: STORIES, SPEECHES AND SONGS OF RESISTANCE
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Culture Project, New York's home for socially conscious theater, announces 'Prologue to Progress,' a two week series of music, performance, and discussion led by over a dozen international artists and thinkers from Sunday, October 1 through Sunday, October 15. One of the events will be Rob Urbinati'... (more...)
Culture Project to Present I AM ANTIGONE Culture Project to Present I AM ANTIGONE
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Prologue to Progress kicks off on Sunday October 1 with I AM ANTIGONE, a contemporary retelling of Sophocles' Antigone, written by poet Saudamini Siegrist and directed by award-winning writer and director Myriam Cyr.... (more...)
Culture Project Announces 'Prologue to Progress' Series Culture Project Announces 'Prologue to Progress' Series
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

Culture Project, New York's home for socially conscious theater, announces 'Prologue to Progress,' a two-week series of music, performance, and discussion led by over a dozen international artists and thinkers from Sunday, October 1 through Sunday, October 15.... (more...)
PRELUDE 2017, Thomas Ostermeier and More Highlight Segal Center's 2017 Fall Season PRELUDE 2017, Thomas Ostermeier and More Highlight Segal Center's 2017 Fall Season
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2017

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center, located at The Graduate Center, City University of New York, announces its Fall 2017 season of public programs. The season features free public programs throughout the fall and winter, with contemporary theatre and performing artists from around the world.... (more...)