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Voelker Orth Museum to Present Valerie Green/Dance Entropy in IMPERMANENT LANDSCAPE Voelker Orth Museum to Present Valerie Green/Dance Entropy in IMPERMANENT LANDSCAPE
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

Dance at the Voelker Orth Museum and Garden presents Valerie Green/Dance Entropy in Impermanent Landscape on Sunday, August 20th at 2pm at Voelker Orth Museum, 149-19 38th Avenue, Flushing, NY 11354.... (more...)
15th Annual New York Burlesque Festival to Return for Sparkly Long Weekend This September 15th Annual New York Burlesque Festival to Return for Sparkly Long Weekend This September
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

The New York Burlesque Festival brings superstars from around the globe together with 5 shows in one sparkly long weekend, this September 21st through 24th.... (more...)
Marlin Thomas' THE MIDDLEMAN Coming to NYSummerFest Marlin Thomas' THE MIDDLEMAN Coming to NYSummerFest
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

Marlin Thomas's riveting new play concerns a pawn broker during the Second World War called upon to be a middleman between the Nazis and our allied forces. He must help hammer-out a deal between two people in Zurich. The collateral: cash, weapons, and prisoners of war.... (more...)
CRADLE TWO GRAVE, About Twin Sisters Grappling with Mental Illness, to Close Corkscrew Theater Festival CRADLE TWO GRAVE, About Twin Sisters Grappling with Mental Illness, to Close Corkscrew Theater Festival
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

Corkscrew Theater Festival presents the world premiere of Cradle Two Grave, written and directed by Morgaine Gooding-Silverwood.... (more...)
Theatre, Music, Poetry and More Slated for Irish Arts Center's Fall 2017 Season Theatre, Music, Poetry and More Slated for Irish Arts Center's Fall 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

Irish Arts Center (IAC), the arts and cultural center dedicated to projecting a dynamic image of Ireland and Irish America for the 21st century, has announced its fall 2017 season. The lineup epitomizes IAC's commitment to building community with a diversity of arts institutions, artists and audienc... (more...)
TNC's Dream Up Festival to Debut ELEANORA DUSE DIES IN PITTSBURGH TNC's Dream Up Festival to Debut ELEANORA DUSE DIES IN PITTSBURGH
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

'Eleanora Duse Dies in Pittsburgh' is a short dark comedy, written by Don Nigro about the terror and holiness of theater. Famous Italian actress Eleanora Duse finds herself regretful of her past actions and attempts to find some sort of relief only to be pestered by the comedic interactions of other... (more...)
Yokko to Return for United Solo 2017 with HIDE YOUR FIRES Yokko to Return for United Solo 2017 with HIDE YOUR FIRES
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

Yokko, the Japanese Butoh and theatre artist, returns United Solo this fall with her brand new show, Hide Your Fires, on Tuesday, Oct. 3 at 7:30 p.m. at Theatre Row-The Studio Theatre. Yokko has been appearing United Solo since 2013, and this is the 4th season of being the official selection of this... (more...)
The Meatpacking District's Sweat Sessions to Continue Next Week The Meatpacking District's Sweat Sessions to Continue Next Week
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

The Meatpacking District's popular wellness program Sweat Sessions returns to New York City offering free outdoor workout classes nearly every Tuesday night, May 9 through August 29.... (more...)
The Metropolitan Room To Close 22nd Street Location with Plans to Move to Larger Venue in Midtown The Metropolitan Room To Close 22nd Street Location with Plans to Move to Larger Venue in Midtown
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

The Metropolitan Room, a New York entertainment mainstay since it opened its doors in May 2006, will be moving to larger and more elegant quarters - including a restaurant, piano bar and two performance rooms - managing partner Bernie Furshpan is announcing today.... (more...)
Martha Graham Dance Company Announces 2017-18 Season, Featuring Masterworks, New Commissions and More Martha Graham Dance Company Announces 2017-18 Season, Featuring Masterworks, New Commissions and More
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2017

The world-renowned Martha Graham Dance Company has announced its New York City Center season, new commissions, studio series, and tour schedule for the 2017-2018 season. The season includes performances at international arts festivals and renowned venues across the United States and in Canada, Germa... (more...)
Hudson River Park to Pair Blues & BBQ for 18th Annual Festival Hudson River Park to Pair Blues & BBQ for 18th Annual Festival
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2017

On Saturday, August 19th, BBQ and Blues lovers from throughout the five boroughs will follow the soulful sounds coming from Hudson River Park's 18th Annual Blues BBQ Festival.... (more...)
A CRACK UP AT THE RACE RIOTS to Premiere at Theater for the New City's Dream Up Festival A CRACK UP AT THE RACE RIOTS to Premiere at Theater for the New City's Dream Up Festival
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2017

Toney Brown has fashioned an experimental play based on 'A Crack Up at the Race Riots' by Harmony Korine. The play meditates on the Artaudian notion of psychology and suicide, focusing on how the term 'mad' is thrust upon those who dare to speak unbearable truths to society. Theater for the New City... (more...)
English Language Premiere of Iceland's GUILTY Set for TNC's Dream Up Festival English Language Premiere of Iceland's GUILTY Set for TNC's Dream Up Festival
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2017

Iceland in the 19th Century was not exactly an idyll; it was an island nation of farming and fishing communities, pretty much cut off from the much of the rest of the world. Crime was rare and capital crimes rarer still. So the country's criminal cases have become the stuff of legend, including the ... (more...)
LeVar Burton and More Join Lineup for 2017 NOW HEAR THIS Podcast Festival LeVar Burton and More Join Lineup for 2017 NOW HEAR THIS Podcast Festival
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2017

Newly announced shows include 'LeVar Burton Reads,' from the star of 'Reading Rainbow' and 'Stark Trek;' comedy podcast 'Hello From The Magic Tavern;' 'Vox's The Weeds,' an in-depth look at current events; and 'Nancy,' conversations about today's LGBTQ issues; as well as a block of wrestling podcast... (more...)
Michelle Manzanales, Johan Rivera and Joshua Winzeler Take on New Leadership Roles at Ballet Hispanico Michelle Manzanales, Johan Rivera and Joshua Winzeler Take on New Leadership Roles at Ballet Hispanico
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2017

Ballet Hispánico, the nation's preeminent Latino dance company, has named Michelle Manzanales as the Director of the Ballet Hispánico School of Dance. In addition, Johan Rivera has been named as the Rehearsal Director and Artistic Associate of Ballet Hispánico's main company and Joshua Winzeler has ... (more...)
Garage Rock Legend Roky Erickson to Play White Eagle Hall Garage Rock Legend Roky Erickson to Play White Eagle Hall
by BWW News Desk - August 09, 2017

What do REM, The Foo Fighters, Rob Zombie, and ZZ Top have in common?... (more...)
Photo Coverage: Michael Feinstein Brings SHOWSTOPPERS to 54 Below Photo Coverage: Michael Feinstein Brings SHOWSTOPPERS to 54 Below
by Walter McBride - August 07, 2017

Two-time Emmy Award and five-time Grammy Award nominated Michael Feinstein returns to Feinstein's/54 Below with the surefire show-stopping songs that made Broadway great...from then and now. BroadwayWorld got a sneak peek at the upcoming show, check out the photos below!... (more...)
The Freedom Theater's THE SIEGE and More Join NYU Skirball's 2017-18 Lineup The Freedom Theater's THE SIEGE and More Join NYU Skirball's 2017-18 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - August 02, 2017

NYU Skirball has added five presentations to its 2017-18 season lineup, announced NYU Skirball Director Jay Wegman, including American premieres from the Palestinian Freedom Theatre and Ireland's outrageous THISISPOPBABY, and a performance from composer Morton Subotnick.... (more...)
Tony Nominee Emily Skeggs Set for THE APPLE BOYS Tonight at Dixon Place Tony Nominee Emily Skeggs Set for THE APPLE BOYS Tonight at Dixon Place
by BWW News Desk - August 03, 2017

THE APPLE BOYS, a new musical by Ben Bonnema (2017 Jonathan Larson Grant Recipient) and Jonothon Lyons, will be presented tonight, August 3, 2017 at 7:30pm at Dixon Place.... (more...)
Ben Gonshor's WHEN BLOOD RAN RED Gets Staged Reading in NYC Today Ben Gonshor's WHEN BLOOD RAN RED Gets Staged Reading in NYC Today
by BWW News Desk - August 03, 2017

Four-time Drama Desk Award nominated director Bryna Wasserman, currently represented Off-Broadway with the revival of Amerike-The Golden Land, is set to helm the staged reading of Canadian playwright Ben Gonshor's When Blood Ran Red, today, August 3rd, 3pm, at the Workshop Theater.... (more...)
Photo Flash: MOTHERFREAKINGHOOD! Celebrates Opening Night at NYMF Photo Flash: MOTHERFREAKINGHOOD! Celebrates Opening Night at NYMF
by BWW News Desk - August 02, 2017

MotherFreakingHood! just celebrated its opening on August 1 at The Peter Jay Sharp Theater and will run through Sunday, August 6, 2017. BroadwayWorld has photos from the festivities below!... (more...)
Marcus Paul James to Bring PAPER HEARTS Tour to W Hotel This Month Marcus Paul James to Bring PAPER HEARTS Tour to W Hotel This Month
by BWW News Desk - August 02, 2017

On Monday, August 21st, at 8pm Broadway's Marcus Paul James (RENT, In The Heights, The Wiz Live) will light up the Living Room Bar at the spectacular W New York - Times Square on his Paper Hearts Tour.... (more...)
I AM ANTIGONE to Make World Premiere as Part of TNC's Dream Up Festival I AM ANTIGONE to Make World Premiere as Part of TNC's Dream Up Festival
by BWW News Desk - August 02, 2017

Theater for the New City's Dream Up Festival presents the world premiere of I Am Antigone, September 8th through September 16th at Theater for the New City (155 First Avenue).... (more...)
Josh Sharp 'SINGS! LIVE!' at Joe's Pub This Month Josh Sharp 'SINGS! LIVE!' at Joe's Pub This Month
by BWW News Desk - August 02, 2017

Josh Sharp Sings! Live! (A Comedy Show), featuring Cole Escola, Christi Chiello, Aaron Jackson and more, is coming to Joe's Pub at the Public on Wednesday, August 23 at 9:30 p.m.... (more...)
NY Philharmonic's 176th Season to Open with 106 ALL-STARS Gala Concert NY Philharmonic's 176th Season to Open with 106 ALL-STARS Gala Concert
by BWW News Desk - August 02, 2017

Music Director Designate Jaap van Zweden will open the New York Philharmonic's 176th season, leading two programs that feature the virtuosity of the musicians of the Philharmonic in repertoire both central to the Orchestra's history and new to Philharmonic audiences.... (more...)