AMERICAN WOMAN

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Set amid the sexual revolution and the rise of second-wave feminism, American Woman follows Bonnie, an unconventional mother struggling to raise her two daughters after leaving her husband. She and her two best friends, Kathleen and Diana, each will discover their own brand of independence in a world reluctant to give it.

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Weekly Polls RESULTS: What is Your Favorite Movie to Stage Adaptation Throughout the Decades? Weekly Polls RESULTS: What is Your Favorite Movie to Stage Adaptation Throughout the Decades?
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2020

Films from throughout cinematic history have been brought to the Broadway stage for years. Which shows do you pick in each decade?... (more...)
90 DAY FIANCE: HAPPILY EVER AFTER? Will Return to TLC This June 90 DAY FIANCE: HAPPILY EVER AFTER? Will Return to TLC This June
by TV News Desk - May 22, 2020

90 Day watchers will cheer when some fan-favorite faces return for an all-new season of 90 DAY FIANCE: HAPPILY EVER AFTER? this summer on TLC!... (more...)
Paper Mill Playhouse Announces Cast For RISING STAR HONORS - Laura Benanti, Nikki M. James, Rob McClure, and More! Paper Mill Playhouse Announces Cast For RISING STAR HONORS - Laura Benanti, Nikki M. James, Rob McClure, and More!
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2020

Paper Mill Playhouse has announced casting for 'Rising Star Honors,' a virtual celebration of New Jersey high school students... (more...)
ABC Announces 2020-2021 Slate, Featuring New Shows BIG SKY and CALL YOUR MOTHER ABC Announces 2020-2021 Slate, Featuring New Shows BIG SKY and CALL YOUR MOTHER
by TV News Desk - May 22, 2020

Having just solidified its position as the No. 1 network in entertainment among Adults 18-49 for the first time in four years, ABC is announcing its 2020-2021 programming slate, which includes renewals for 19 series and two straight-to-series orders from its current crop of pilots... (more...)
Cape Cod Theatre Project Will Stream Summer Season Of New Plays Cape Cod Theatre Project Will Stream Summer Season Of New Plays
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2020

Artistic Director Hal Brooks has announced that the 2020 Season of the Cape Cod Theatre Project will feature staged readings of new work by Zora Howard, Michele Lowe, Edith Freni and Kevin Artigue.... (more...)
Huntington Theatre Company Announces Virtual 2020 Spotlight Spectacular Huntington Theatre Company Announces Virtual 2020 Spotlight Spectacular
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2020

Huntington Theatre Company has announced that their annual Spotlight Spectacular Gala will take place virtually on the Huntington's Facebook and YouTube channels Monday, June 15, 2020.... (more...)
Introducing Yale School Of Drama's Design Class Of 2020 Introducing Yale School Of Drama's Design Class Of 2020
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2020

YALE SCHOOL OF DRAMA introduces the 2020 Class of scenic, costume, lighting, sound, and projection designers, who matriculated this week. A showcase of these artists' work will be held in New York when conditions allow. More information will be shared online at drama.yale.edu/designshowcase2020 when... (more...)
Mildred's Umbrella Theater Co And The Asia Society Present FEMFEST HOUSTON: VOICES OF ASIA VIRTUAL READING SERIES Mildred's Umbrella Theater Co And The Asia Society Present FEMFEST HOUSTON: VOICES OF ASIA VIRTUAL READING SERIES
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2020

Mildred's Umbrella Theater Company  and Asia Society Texas Center present  a celebration of women's voices as we stage three readings of Houston premiere plays by Asian and Asian American women.... (more...)
BWW CD Review: Aaron Tveit THE RADIO IN MY HEAD Will Get Inside Your Heart BWW CD Review: Aaron Tveit THE RADIO IN MY HEAD Will Get Inside Your Heart
by Stephen Mosher - May 20, 2020

The Broadway star proved he is a cabaret and concert star, too, with this 2013 live concert recording.... (more...)
BWW News: Studio Theatre Embarks on Largest Round of Commissioning in Its History, Awarding Grants to Ten Theatre Artists and Supporting Audio Plays for The First Time BWW News: Studio Theatre Embarks on Largest Round of Commissioning in Its History, Awarding Grants to Ten Theatre Artists and Supporting Audio Plays for The First Time
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2020

Building on over 40 years of producing powerful contemporary theatre, Studio Theatre is pleased to announce its largest class ever of commissioned artists to Studio R&D, its incubator to support the creation of new work. Studio will award grants to 10 artists-playwrights, directors, and multidiscipl... (more...)
#54BelowatHome Adds Lea Salonga, Mandy Gonzalez, Paulo Szot, Rachel Tucker and More to Upcoming Lineup #54BelowatHome Adds Lea Salonga, Mandy Gonzalez, Paulo Szot, Rachel Tucker and More to Upcoming Lineup
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2020

Feinstein's/54 Below has announced that 10 new shows have been added to #54BelowatHome, a series of streamed performances to provide theater fans everywhere with artistic content from their favorite artists.... (more...)
Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of BULL on CBS - Saturday, June 6, 2020 Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of BULL on CBS - Saturday, June 6, 2020
by TV Scoop - May 20, 2020

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of BULL, airing on CBS on Saturday, June 6, 2020!... (more...)
Campo Santo And Crowded Fire Theater Announce Three-year Residency With Award-Winning, Bay Area Writer Star Finch Campo Santo And Crowded Fire Theater Announce Three-year Residency With Award-Winning, Bay Area Writer Star Finch
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2020

Campo Santo (CS) and Crowded Fire Theater (CFT), two leading Bay Area play creators known for developing always new and socially relevant works, centering people of color at the core of creation and process, are thrilled to announce that San Francisco native writer Star Finch will be hired as a full... (more...)
ABC News Announces PANDEMIC - A NATION DIVIDED ABC News Announces PANDEMIC - A NATION DIVIDED
by TV News Desk - May 19, 2020

ABC News announced today it will present special coverage for three days across ABC News to examine the racial/ethnic and socioeconomic disparities amid the coronavirus pandemic.... (more...)
Winners Announced for the 10th Annual Off Broadway Alliance Awards! Winners Announced for the 10th Annual Off Broadway Alliance Awards!
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2020

On Tuesday, May 19, presenters Charles Bush and Julie Halston, along with OBA President Peter Breger, announced the 10th Annual Off Broadway Alliance. The Off Broadway Alliance plans on celebrating this year's winners with a reception this Fall.... (more...)
Podcast Exclusive: The Theatre Podcast With Alan Seales: Vidya Makan Podcast Exclusive: The Theatre Podcast With Alan Seales: Vidya Makan
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2020

The Theatre Podcast with Alan Seales presents Vidya Makan. Vidya Makan is a composer, singer, actor, and musician based in Melbourne, Australia, and most recently starred as Dot/Marie in Sunday in the Park with George. Vidya's other credits include: Lady Capulet in Romeo And Juliet, Green Day's Amer... (more...)
Thin Lear Postpones WOODEN CAVE Album Release Thin Lear Postpones WOODEN CAVE Album Release
by TV News Desk - May 19, 2020

Due to the unforeseen circumstances brought on by COVID-19, Queens-based indie folk-rock singer-songwriter Thin Lear announces that his new full-length album Wooden Cave, originally set for release April 24 on EggHunt Records, will now be released on July 24, 2020.... (more...)
The Drama Desk Awards to Posthumously Honor Hal Prince with Namesake Lifetime Achievement Award The Drama Desk Awards to Posthumously Honor Hal Prince with Namesake Lifetime Achievement Award
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2020

The 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards will celebrate the life and legacy of American theater producer and director Harold 'Hal' Prince with the Drama Desk's newly established lifetime achievement honor.... (more...)
AAFCA Partners With BAFTA, PGA And Others To Present Virtual STRONG SUMMER 2020 AAFCA Partners With BAFTA, PGA And Others To Present Virtual STRONG SUMMER 2020
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2020

In keeping with its ongoing mission of a?oeusing the power of cinema to bring communities together,a?? the African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) is powering forward during the global pandemic with a diverse summer slate of virtual programming. AAFCA has partnered with such powerhouse ent... (more...)
Wharton Center Announces MEAN GIRLS, CATS, FROZEN & More for 2020-2021 Season Wharton Center Announces MEAN GIRLS, CATS, FROZEN & More for 2020-2021 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2020

The last few months have been unprecedented in the performing arts and entertainment industry. While COVID-19 has changed the world, Wharton Center Executive Director Mike Brand says, 'Wharton Center is ready to move forward and do what we do best: present the finest of the performing arts.'... (more...)
NEHGS and the Boston Public Library Look at “How DNA Testing is Upending Who We Are” NEHGS and the Boston Public Library Look at “How DNA Testing is Upending Who We Are”
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2020

On Wednesday, May 20, at 6:00 p.m. EDST, journalist  Libby Copeland will discuss the impact of DNA testing on the American family in a presentation of her new book, The Lost Family: How DNA Testing is Upending Who We Are.  The evening event will include a conversation with Amy Dockser Marcus, a heal... (more...)
The CW Network to Launch Its New Season in January 2021 The CW Network to Launch Its New Season in January 2021
by TV News Desk - May 14, 2020

The CW Network will officially launch its new season in January 2021 with its regularly scheduled series line-up, while loading up Fall 2020 with fresh original and acquired scripted series and alternative programming, it was announced today by Mark Pedowitz, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Th... (more...)
Concord Theatricals Acquires Exclusive Worldwide Licensing Rights for HADESTOWN Concord Theatricals Acquires Exclusive Worldwide Licensing Rights for HADESTOWN
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2020

Concord Theatricals has secured exclusive worldwide stage licensing rights to Anaïs Mitchell's Hadestown. A release timeline will be announced at a later date. For more information visit concordsho.ws/performhadestown... (more...)
Julie Halston and Charles Busch to Announce Winners for the 10th Annual Off Broadway Alliance Awards Julie Halston and Charles Busch to Announce Winners for the 10th Annual Off Broadway Alliance Awards
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2020

Charles Busch and Julie Halston will announce the winners of the 10th Annual Off Broadway Alliance Awards on Tuesday, May 19 at 11:30 am. The winners will be announced via streaming on Facebook and YouTube.... (more...)
Manoa Valley Theatre Announces 2020-21 Season - BE MORE CHILL, DESPERATE MEASURES, and More! Manoa Valley Theatre Announces 2020-21 Season - BE MORE CHILL, DESPERATE MEASURES, and More!
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2020

Manoa Valley Theatre returns for its 52nd season with a stellar lineup of shows that includes a slew of Hawaii premieres, including comedy, musical comedy, drama and a local-kine Hawaii favorite.... (more...)