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Feminist Punk Icons The Raincoats to Headline Benefit for The Kitchen Feminist Punk Icons The Raincoats to Headline Benefit for The Kitchen
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2017

Feminist punk icons The Raincoats' Gina Birch and Ana da Silva return on November 4 to host this added evening with friends in an exclusive benefit for The Kitchen.... (more...)
NYO-USA Will Be Featured on NPR's FROM THE TOP This Fall NYO-USA Will Be Featured on NPR's FROM THE TOP This Fall
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2017

Marin Alsop and the National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America (NYO-USA) will be featured on an upcoming broadcast of NPR's From the Top with Host Christopher O'Riley, the preeminent showcase for young musicians.... (more...)
'ORGANIC SOFRITO' to Make World Premiere at United Solo 'ORGANIC SOFRITO' to Make World Premiere at United Solo
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2017

The world premiere of the solo show Organic Sofrito or Other Recipes for Disaster will present a second performance at The United Solo Theatre Festival on Saturday, November 18th from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm at Theatre Row, 410 West 42nd Street, NYC.... (more...)
DORIS to Celebrate Women's Suffrage with 100 YEARS! STAY TUNED... at TPAC DORIS to Celebrate Women's Suffrage with 100 YEARS! STAY TUNED... at TPAC
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2017

The New York City Department of Records & Information Services (DORIS) announces a centennial event to honor the women who won the right to vote in New York State on November 6, 1917, and to recognize people fighting for justice today: 100 Years! Stay Tuned... (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at Immersive 'UVX', A Sci-Fi Send-Up of Corporate America Photo Flash: First Look at Immersive 'UVX', A Sci-Fi Send-Up of Corporate America
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2017

The fantasy-humor of Doctor Who, a send-up of musical theater and corporate America, all tied in an Orwellian bow ... that's UVX!... (more...)
BAD COMPANY Gets Staged Reading at The PIT for Puerto Rico Relief BAD COMPANY Gets Staged Reading at The PIT for Puerto Rico Relief
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2017

A staged reading of BAD COMPANY to benefit Unidos Por Puerto Rico will be held later this month at The PIT Loft.... (more...)
Trisha Brown Dance Company Returns To The Joyce Theater this December Trisha Brown Dance Company Returns To The Joyce Theater this December
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2017

Trisha Brown Dance Company returns to The Joyce Theater for the first time in 10 years to present three pivotal works that illuminate Brown's profound connection to music.... (more...)
11 Edinburgh Fringe Hits Play Ryan's Daughter At Unofficial Upper East Side EdFest 11 Edinburgh Fringe Hits Play Ryan's Daughter At Unofficial Upper East Side EdFest
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2017

Eleven diverse shows from solo comedies to fake tribute bands that recently rocked the Edinburgh Festival Fringe will take over the second floor of the historic Ryan's Daughter (350 E 85th St, NYC) on the weekend of October 28 and 29.... (more...)
Acclaimed Concert Pianist Raul Sunico Plays Merkin Concert Hall, 10/21 Acclaimed Concert Pianist Raul Sunico Plays Merkin Concert Hall, 10/21
by Oliver Oliveros - October 20, 2017

JS Productions Inc., in cooperation with the Felipe P. de Leon Foundation Inc., presents internationally-acclaimed concert pianist Raul Sunico in concert at the Merkin Concert Hall, Kaufman Music Center (129 W 67th St.) on Saturday, October 21, at 7:30 p.m.... (more...)
Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation Opens Its New Elaine Wynn & Family Education Wing At The Joan Weill Center For Dance Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation Opens Its New Elaine Wynn & Family Education Wing At The Joan Weill Center For Dance
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2017

At a festive ribbon-cutting, celebrated on the evening of October 18, leaders of the Ailey organization joined with dancers, students, donors, and friends from New York City's dance community to open The Elaine Wynn & Family Education Wing, a 10,000-square-foot expansion of Ailey's permanent home, T... (more...)
BWW Detroit Award Winner Brings I KILLED THE COW to New York Tonight BWW Detroit Award Winner Brings I KILLED THE COW to New York Tonight
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2017

Broadway World Detroit Award Winner, Larissa Marten is thrilled to be bringing her one-woman show, I KILLED THE COW, to New York. After the world premier performance in Ann Arbor last April and a sold out show at Theatre Row, the show is being performed again at Theatre Row tonight, October 20th.... (more...)
Alex Brightman Stars in THE UNPREDICTABLE TIMES Reading Tonight Alex Brightman Stars in THE UNPREDICTABLE TIMES Reading Tonight
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2017

Tony Award Nominee Alex Brightman (Dewey in School of Rock) and Hillary Porter (A Bronx Tale) will star in an upcoming reading of Kevin Ray Johnson's The Unpredictable Times.... (more...)
Vocalist Julie Benko Releases Debut Album; Celebrates Tomorrow at the cell Vocalist Julie Benko Releases Debut Album; Celebrates Tomorrow at the cell
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2017

Spellbinding songstress Julie Benko, who most recently appeared in Broadway's Fiddler on the Roof, the 25th Anniversary Broadway and national touring companies of Les Mis rables, and the national tour of Spring Awakening, steps into the spotlight with today's release of her debut album, 'Introducing... (more...)
Photo Flash: Nadine Sierra, Laurel Harris, Mary-Louise Parker, Renee Fleming and More Attend Sing for Hope's 11th Annual Gala Photo Flash: Nadine Sierra, Laurel Harris, Mary-Louise Parker, Renee Fleming and More Attend Sing for Hope's 11th Annual Gala
by BWW News Desk - October 20, 2017

On Monday, October 16, Sing for Hope held its 11th annual Sing for Hope Gala, uniting New York's philanthropic and cultural leaders for a magical evening in support of the organization's programs and commitment to bring the arts to under-resourced areas at Tribeca Rooftop in downtown Manhattan. Broa... (more...)
Frank Shiner Will Perform to Support Breast Cancer Awareness at The Cutting Room Frank Shiner Will Perform to Support Breast Cancer Awareness at The Cutting Room
by BWW News Desk - October 19, 2017

To commemorate October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Singer Frank Shiner has teamed up with National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. and will donate, not only his personal performance, but also 100 percent of the sales of his merchandise for the show on October 7th at The RRazz Room in New Hop... (more...)
Hillary Clinton to Receive 2017 WMC Wonder Woman Award Next Week in NYC Hillary Clinton to Receive 2017 WMC Wonder Woman Award Next Week in NYC
by BWW News Desk - October 19, 2017

The Women's Media Center will honor Hillary Rodham Clinton with its first ever WMC Wonder Woman Award at the Women's Media Awards on October 26 at a gala at the Capitale in New York City.... (more...)
Jaamil Olawale Kosoko to Explore Loss, Paranormal Activity and More in SEANCERS at Abrons Arts Center Jaamil Olawale Kosoko to Explore Loss, Paranormal Activity and More in SEANCERS at Abrons Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - October 19, 2017

Abrons Arts Center will present the world premiere of S ancers, a new dance-based performance work by Jaamil Olawale Kosoko featuring performances by Kosoko, performance artist IMMA and a live sound score by Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste. Setting the fugitive experience afforded Black people on fire wit... (more...)
'Sunday at The Met' Series to Feature Bamboo Artist Fujinuma Noboru 'Sunday at The Met' Series to Feature Bamboo Artist Fujinuma Noboru
by BWW News Desk - October 19, 2017

The October 22 program in the Sunday at The Met series will complement the exhibition Japanese Bamboo Art: The Abbey Collection with a discussion and live demonstration that explore the techniques of bamboo basketry.... (more...)
WMI & 92Y to Present Flutist Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia as Part of 'Masters of Indian Music' Series WMI & 92Y to Present Flutist Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia as Part of 'Masters of Indian Music' Series
by BWW News Desk - October 19, 2017

World Music Institute and 92nd Street Y present Pt. Hariprasad Chaurasia as part of its 'Masters of Indian Music' series.... (more...)
Sean Chandler Goes Backstage with Charles Busch and More at 2017 New York Innovative Theatre Awards Sean Chandler Goes Backstage with Charles Busch and More at 2017 New York Innovative Theatre Awards
by BWW News Desk - October 19, 2017

Award-winning playwright Sean Chandler, creator and host of the theatre podcast Your Program Is Your Ticket (YPIYT), went backstage at the 2017 New York Innovative Theatre Awards, where he interviewed award recipients and presenters.... (more...)
Robert Redford and Al Gore Team for 'THE WAY OF THE RAIN' Benefit Concert for Planet Earth Robert Redford and Al Gore Team for 'THE WAY OF THE RAIN' Benefit Concert for Planet Earth
by BWW News Desk - October 19, 2017

Academy Award-winning director/actor Robert Redford, former Vice President Al Gore, and Pulitzer Prize-winning author N. Scott Momaday are coming together with artistic direction by Sibylle Szaggars Redford at Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall, on December 1st, 2017 for a musical even... (more...)
Joe Hurley Announces Marc Bolan and T.Rex 40th Anniversary Celebration Concert Joe Hurley Announces Marc Bolan and T.Rex 40th Anniversary Celebration Concert
by BWW News Desk - October 19, 2017

Marking the 70th anniversary of U.K. Glam-Rock Icon Marc Bolan's birth and the 40th of his passing, this once a decade NYC Celebration of his life and lasting musical legacy will span two glorious, glittery nights.... (more...)
Full Cast Announced For Reading Of New Musical About Maria Montessori Full Cast Announced For Reading Of New Musical About Maria Montessori
by BWW News Desk - October 19, 2017

La Dottoressa, a new musical about the feminist, scientist, educator, mother and advocate for world peace, Maria Montessori, presents a reading at Lincoln Center on Friday, October 20 at 3pm.... (more...)
GHOSTED STORIES Dating Podcast Live Show to Play the PIT This Month GHOSTED STORIES Dating Podcast Live Show to Play the PIT This Month
by BWW News Desk - October 18, 2017

Coming up just in time for Halloween, the hilarious podcast called Ghosted Stories has a live show recording at The People's Improv Theater on October 27th at 9pm.... (more...)
Butoh-Meets-Shakespeare Show HIDE YOUR FIRES Adds Performance at United Solo Butoh-Meets-Shakespeare Show HIDE YOUR FIRES Adds Performance at United Solo
by BWW News Desk - October 18, 2017

Japanese Butoh dance breathes new life into a tale of Lady Macbeth, as a part of United Solo Theatre Festival at Theatre Row (The Studio Theatre), 410 W. 42nd St., New York City, in an added performance on Sunday, Nov. 5th at 6 p.m. (original show slot, Oct. 3rd at 7:30pm, was sold out).... (more...)