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After Words is an American television series on the C-SPAN2 network's weekend programming schedule known as Book TV. The program is an hour-long talk show, each week featuring an interview with the author of a new nonfiction book. The program has no regular host. Instead, each author is paired with a guest host who is familiar with the author or the subject matter of their book. The program airs on Saturday at 10 p.m. Eastern Time, with encores on Sunday at 12 p.m. and at 9 p.m., and Monday at 12 a.m.

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Actors' Equity Association Condemns Anti-Asian Bias and Hate During the Health Crisis Actors' Equity Association Condemns Anti-Asian Bias and Hate During the Health Crisis
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 2020

Actors' Equitya??Association released the followinga??statementa??after news reports that Americans are increasingly facing bias-motivated discrimination during COVID-19, including a spike in Anti-Asian harassment and violence and disproportionate death rates among African-Americans due to inadequat... (more...)
BWW Spotlight Series: Meet Suzanne Mayes, a Native Angeleno Who Went from Future Astronaut to Shining Onstage BWW Spotlight Series: Meet Suzanne Mayes, a Native Angeleno Who Went from Future Astronaut to Shining Onstage
by Shari Barrett - May 07, 2020

With the current theatre world on hiatus, I have created a Spotlight Series on Broadway World which features interviews with some of the many talented artists who make our Los Angeles theatre community so exciting and vibrant thanks to their ongoing contribution to keeping the Arts alive in the City... (more...)
Fuel Announce A Digital International Tour Of LOVE LETTERS STRAIGHT FROM YOUR HEART Fuel Announce A Digital International Tour Of LOVE LETTERS STRAIGHT FROM YOUR HEART
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 2020

Fuel have today announced a digital international tour of Uninvited Guests' acclaimed show Love Letters Straight From Your Heart.   The new digital version of the show Love Letters at Home will be performed live via Zoom to an audience of up to 90 (45 pairs) each night and will 'visit' 14 venues thr... (more...)
Miami Music Project Turns Hope Into Action Miami Music Project Turns Hope Into Action
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2020

Amid the chaos caused by COVID-19, the future is uncertain. Currently, only 'essential businesses' are open, public gatherings are banned, and our only opportunity for human connection is through our phones.... (more...)
VIDEO: Kerry Ellis and The Choir Project Manchester Sing 'Fix You' VIDEO: Kerry Ellis and The Choir Project Manchester Sing 'Fix You'
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2020

Over 100 voices from across Greater Manchester have come together to honour and remember those lives lost on the front line during this global pandemic. The virtual choir is made up of singers from The Choir Project Community Choir & The Royal Northern College of Music and Deloitte staff choirs. The... (more...)
BWW CD Review: Jessica Vosk WILD AND FREE Is As Refreshing And Exciting As A Carnival Ride BWW CD Review: Jessica Vosk WILD AND FREE Is As Refreshing And Exciting As A Carnival Ride
by Stephen Mosher - May 06, 2020

With her 2018 debut CD Wild And Free Jessica Vosk provides a fun and varied musical ride for fans old and new.... (more...)
Martha Redbone, Samora Pinderhughes & More Announced in JOE'S PUB LIVE! Upcoming Programming Martha Redbone, Samora Pinderhughes & More Announced in JOE'S PUB LIVE! Upcoming Programming
by BWW News Desk - May 06, 2020

 Joe's Pub, a program of The Public Theater, continues JOE'S PUB LIVE!, its free series of live-streamed and archived performances from their iconic stage in New York City. Designed to facilitate social connection during this time of physical distancing, Joe's Pub will share events with audiences wo... (more...)
San Diego Opera Awarded Four California Arts Council Grants Totaling $77K San Diego Opera Awarded Four California Arts Council Grants Totaling $77K
by BWW News Desk - May 05, 2020

The California Arts Council has awarded San Diego Opera four grants totaling $77,000 which will help support the Company's extensive education programs. These funds will be applied to the Company's 2021 Fiscal Year.... (more...)
BWW Feature: At Home With Will Nolan BWW Feature: At Home With Will Nolan
by Stephen Mosher - May 05, 2020

The comedy writer/performer who created the insanely popular Leola has taken off the lipstick and the caftan... but he's still listening to Kelly Clarkson while quarantining with his family.... (more...)
BWW Blog: Shakespeare Is Scary BWW Blog: Shakespeare Is Scary
by Student Blogger: Lyndsey Ruiz - May 04, 2020

Does the name William Shakespeare intimidate anyone else? Last semester, I was in an acting class and the second half of the syllabus was dedicated to Shakespeare monologues and sonnets. I had never read a Shakespeare play before and I was petrified.... (more...)
HBO to Debut I'LL BE GONE IN THE DARK This June HBO to Debut I'LL BE GONE IN THE DARK This June
by TV News Desk - May 04, 2020

I'LL BE GONE IN THE DARK, a six-part documentary series debuting SUNDAY, JUNE 28 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT), with new episodes airing subsequent Sundays at the same time, is based on the book of the same name and explores writer Michelle McNamara's investigation into the dark world of a violent predat... (more...)
Sad Alex Releases New Single 'hypotheticals' Sad Alex Releases New Single 'hypotheticals'
by TV News Desk - May 04, 2020

Following the release of 'All The Way Over,' her debut single on Red Bull Records, rising artist Sad Alex returns with 'hypotheticals,' out now.... (more...)
BWW Book Club: Read an Excerpt from UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY: The August Wilson Theatre BWW Book Club: Read an Excerpt from UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY: The August Wilson Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 04, 2020

BroadwayWorld Book Club is officially off and running! Or should we say, reading! The first BroadwayWorld Book Club selection is Jennifer Ashley Tepper's The Untold Stories of Broadway Volume 1. Tepper has just released the first volume of the book for free on Kindle!... (more...)
Investigation Discovery Announces ID PRESENTS: NINE AT 9 Investigation Discovery Announces ID PRESENTS: NINE AT 9
by TV News Desk - May 04, 2020

Investigation Discovery, the #1 network for true-crime programming, is delivering its viewers nine back-to-back nights of riveting specials, filled with headline-making stories and iconic cases with ID PRESENTS: NINE AT 9.... (more...)
BWW Interview: Nikolai Foster and Chris Stafford Discuss The Future of Curve Theatre BWW Interview: Nikolai Foster and Chris Stafford Discuss The Future of Curve Theatre
by Laura Fuller - May 04, 2020

Curve Theatre in Leicester, currently led by Chief Executive Chris Stafford and Artistic Director Nikolai Foster, has developed a reputation for producing and programming bold and innovative work, with many productions going on to tour both in the UK and internationally. Chris and Nikolai talk to Br... (more...)
Broadway Books: 10 Theatre-Themed History Books to Read While Staying Inside! Broadway Books: 10 Theatre-Themed History Books to Read While Staying Inside!
by Stephi Wild - May 03, 2020

Looking for something new to read while stuck inside, but still need your Broadway fix? We've rounded up 10 of our favorite theatre-themed history books to fill the void!... (more...)
BWW Review: A SEPARATE PEACE, The Remote Read BWW Review: A SEPARATE PEACE, The Remote Read
by Gary Naylor - May 02, 2020

The Remote Read revive Sir Tom Stoppard's 1966 television play using the technology of 2020, and provide an interesting insight into theatre's enduring power - and a rattling good play!... (more...)
Kelli O'Hara Made a Surprise Visit to the Cast of THE GOODBYE GIRL on STARS IN THE HOUSE Kelli O'Hara Made a Surprise Visit to the Cast of THE GOODBYE GIRL on STARS IN THE HOUSE
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2020

Stars in The House, benefiting The Actors Fund, continued Friday night (8pm) with the cast of The Goodbye Girl (Richard Dreyfuss, Marsha Mason and Quinn Cummings).... (more...)
Industry Editor Exclusive: Many Broadway Actors Face a New Loss... Health Insurance Industry Editor Exclusive: Many Broadway Actors Face a New Loss... Health Insurance
by Cara Joy David - May 01, 2020

One thing you want in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic is health insurance. But many theater actors are in danger of losing theirs because of the theater shut down.... (more...)
Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of NCIS on CBS - Tuesday, May 5, 2020 Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of NCIS on CBS - Tuesday, May 5, 2020
by TV Scoop - May 01, 2020

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of NCIS, airing on CBS on Tuesday, May 5, 2020!... (more...)
Elm Street Announces Lineup for 2020/21 Lantern Series Elm Street Announces Lineup for 2020/21 Lantern Series
by BWW News Desk - April 30, 2020

Country legends David Nail and Little Texas headline Elm Street Cultural Arts Village's third outdoor concert season, The Lantern Series, as part of their 2020/2021 Season of Character.... (more...)
BWW Review: FRANKENSTEIN, National Theatre At Home BWW Review: FRANKENSTEIN, National Theatre At Home
by Gary Naylor - April 30, 2020

National Theatre Live makes its celebrated 2011 production available free for online platforms but, rather like Frankenstein's Creature itself, its reviving isn't without its issues.... (more...)
Obie Award-Winning Set Designer Jun Maeda Has Passed Away at 79 Obie Award-Winning Set Designer Jun Maeda Has Passed Away at 79
by BWW News Desk - April 30, 2020

Jun Maeda, the Obie Award-winning designer and resident set designer at La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club (ETC) since 1970, died on Monday, April 6 - three days after his 79th birthday - at Mt. Sinai West Hospital in Manhattan.... (more...)
BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST MUSICAL THEATRE CHARACTERS (1940-2020) - from Annie to Elphaba, from Henry Higgins to Alexander Hamilton BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST MUSICAL THEATRE CHARACTERS (1940-2020) - from Annie to Elphaba, from Henry Higgins to Alexander Hamilton
by Peter Nason - April 30, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the best musical theatre characters from 1940-2020; see if your favorites made the cut!... (more...)
BroadwayHD Announces May Lineup - THE GOES WRONG SHOW, ON THE TOWN, and More! BroadwayHD Announces May Lineup - THE GOES WRONG SHOW, ON THE TOWN, and More!
by BWW News Desk - April 30, 2020

BroadwayHD has announced its upcoming May lineup, which includes a slate full of adored classics and brand new series debuts.... (more...)