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A weekly showcase bringing the best international documentaries from around the globe to an American audience. Doc World is a unique and contemporary window into the realities of people and societies from many nations and is a viewers' passport into the world's films. Told with authentic voices, these stories will surprise, inform, and delight.

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Opera Orlando to Present CARMEN Photo Opera Orlando to Present CARMEN
by BWW News Desk - March 05, 2021

This ever-popular opera captivates from its opening notes to Carmen's sultry and vivacious Habanera, to Escamillo's rousing Toreador song, and finally to Don Jose's beautifully tragic Flower Song....
TV Series THE SONG Launches Tonight Photo TV Series THE SONG Launches Tonight
by BWW News Desk - January 02, 2021

THE SONG – Recorded Live @ TGL Farms nationally syndicated hit TV series is back for another exciting season with music’s most iconic artists performing legendary songs in some of the most scenic locations of America. ...
A&E Announces New Definitive Documentary BIOGRAPHY: KISSTORY Photo A&E Announces New Definitive Documentary BIOGRAPHY: KISSTORY
by TV News Desk - April 27, 2021

“Through the ‘Biography’ lens we are able to give fans a backstage pass to a two-night event that honors the legacy of the rock icons behind KISS,” said Elaine Frontain Bryant, EVP and Head of Programming for A&E....
INTERNATIONAL DAWN CHORUS DAY Premieres April 29 Photo INTERNATIONAL DAWN CHORUS DAY Premieres April 29
by TV News Desk - March 29, 2021

The film uses a Zoom call visual to offer a bird song for Egyptian filmmaker Shady Habash and Egyptian queer activist, Sarah Hegazi, who lost their lives enduring the horrors of wrongful detention. ...
Orange Tree Theatre Announces Play Titles and Full Casting For INSIDE Photo Orange Tree Theatre Announces Play Titles and Full Casting For INSIDE
by BWW News Desk - March 15, 2021

Orange Tree Theatre today announces the play titles and full cast for Inside – the first instalment of Inside/Outside, a collection of world premiere short plays by emerging and established writers....
MTV Documentary Films Acquires Skye Fitzgerald's HUNGER WARD Photo MTV Documentary Films Acquires Skye Fitzgerald's HUNGER WARD
by TV News Desk - February 23, 2021

The film, directed by Oscar® nominated and Emmy® nominated director Skye Fitzgerald, documents the devastating human cost of the on-going conflict in Yemen, which disproportionately affects children....
The Hong Kong Dance Company Announces Upcoming Performances Photo The Hong Kong Dance Company Announces Upcoming Performances
by BWW News Desk - February 13, 2021

The Hong Kong Dance Company meets with Chinese landscape paintings and uses natural ink as the material to build a spiritual world that spans time and space with dance art. The dancer's body is a dot, a line, a touch of lushness, rhyme, rhythm, and beauty of the soul. It is fantastic and smart, and ...
CARMEN Announced at Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts Photo CARMEN Announced at Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - March 18, 2021

Opera Orlando welcomes an incredible cast representative of the rich culture of Haiti in the 1960s, as Georges Bizet's fiery masterwork Carmen takes the stage at Dr. Phillips Center on April 1 and 3....
A Day To Remember Share New Video for 'Everything We Need' Photo A Day To Remember Share New Video for 'Everything We Need'
by TV News Desk - March 10, 2021

Directed by Reel Bear Media, the “Everything We Need” official music video is available today on the Fueled By Ramen YouTube channel...
THE SONG is Hitting the Road for Season Two Photo THE SONG is Hitting the Road for Season Two
by TV News Desk - December 14, 2020

THE SONG – Recorded Live @ TGL Farms nationally syndicated hit TV series is back for another exciting season with music’s most iconic artists performing legendary songs in some of the most scenic locations of America....
Acclaimed PBS Television Series POV Announces 34th Season Photo Acclaimed PBS Television Series POV Announces 34th Season
by TV News Desk - May 06, 2021

The season kicks off with writer and comedian CJ Hunt’s directorial debut, The Neutral Ground, on July 5....
PEABODY AWARDS Announces 2021 Nominees Photo PEABODY AWARDS Announces 2021 Nominees
by TV News Desk - May 04, 2021

The nominees were chosen by a unanimous vote of 19 jurors from over 1,300 entries from television, podcasts/radio and the web in entertainment, news, documentary, arts, children’s/youth, public service and multimedia programming....
Nick Waterhouse Debuts 'Very Blue' & 'Medicine' Photo Nick Waterhouse Debuts 'Very Blue' & 'Medicine'
by TV News Desk - February 11, 2021

In his musical and lyrical world, blue is a refraction of his life and memories — evoking the highs and lows of success he’s experienced in his decade-long career; conjuring romances that were doomed, loves that lingered, and hope for future days of parity and partnership; summoning spirits of peopl...
Disney's THE LION KING to Return to Playhouse Square in October Photo Disney's THE LION KING to Return to Playhouse Square in October
by BWW News Desk - May 03, 2021

The Lion King will begin performances at the KeyBank State Theatre on Friday, October 1 for a limited engagement of 2 weeks (16 performances) through Friday, October 15. The opening night is Tuesday, October 5 at 7:30 PM. ...
Guest Blog: Jack Holden On Writing His Own One-Man Play 'Cruise' Photo Guest Blog: Jack Holden On Writing His Own One-Man Play 'Cruise'
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2021

As an actor, Jack Holden has appared onstage in such hit plays as War Horse and Ink and has now written a new solo venture for himself to perform: Cruise, which tells of a young man called Michael who is diagnosed with HIV in 1984 and told he has four years to live at most. Directed by Bronagh Lagan...
Italian Wine Tasting Announced In Support Of State Theatre New Jersey's Reopening Photo Italian Wine Tasting Announced In Support Of State Theatre New Jersey's Reopening
by BWW News Desk - April 07, 2021

State Theatre New Jersey presents a fun and educational Online Italian Wine Tasting on Saturday, April 24, 4pm ET. This fundraising event, held on Zoom, supports State Theatre's fall reopening and will be hosted by New York-based Sommelier and Italian Wine Ambassador Michelle Erland. Event options i...
Renée Elise Goldsberry & Javier Muñoz Will Star in EUREKA! on Disney Junior Photo Renée Elise Goldsberry & Javier Muñoz Will Star in EUREKA! on Disney Junior
by TV News Desk - March 08, 2021

The series is produced by Academy Award® nominated animation studio Brown Bag Films ('Doc McStuffins') in association with Disney Junior. The announcement was made today by Joe D'Ambrosia, senior vice president, Original Programming and general manager, Disney Junior. ...
THE SONG is Hitting the Road for Season Two Photo THE SONG is Hitting the Road for Season Two
by TV News Desk - December 14, 2020

THE SONG – Recorded Live @ TGL Farms nationally syndicated hit TV series is back for another exciting season with music’s most iconic artists performing legendary songs in some of the most scenic locations of America....
BROADWAY, THE MAYE WAY Concert Film Starring Marilyn Maye Will Debut For 54 PREMIERES Photo BROADWAY, THE MAYE WAY Concert Film Starring Marilyn Maye Will Debut For 54 PREMIERES On May 8th
by Stephen Mosher - April 14, 2021

Marilyn Maye might have been stopped from appearing in public for the last year, but she is raring to go and in Top MM Form....
THROUGH THE NIGHT Debuts May 10 on PBS Photo THROUGH THE NIGHT Debuts May 10 on PBS
by TV News Desk - April 06, 2021

An official selection at the 2020 Tribeca Film Festival as well as at DOC NYC and AFI DOCS, Through the Night is an intimate cinema verité portrait of three working mothers whose lives intersect at a 24-hour daycare center in New Rochelle, New York....
Breaking: HAMILTON, THE LION KING & WICKED Will Be First Broadway Shows to Re-Open Th Photo Breaking: HAMILTON, THE LION KING & WICKED Will Be First Broadway Shows to Re-Open This September
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2021

Three of Broadway’s most beloved shows, Hamilton, The Lion King and Wicked, will resume performances on Broadway Tuesday, September 14, 2021, it was announced today on ABC’s “Good Morning America.”...
Dance Drama AVIVA Comes To VOD, DVD & Blu Ray, December 15 Photo Dance Drama AVIVA Comes To VOD, DVD & Blu Ray, December 15
by BWW News Desk - December 14, 2020

An official selection of the 2020 SXSW Film Festival, Aviva is a uniquely sexy, dancing-in-the-streets-and-sheets take on romance, set in a world of gender-fluid, frequently unclothed bodies. It will have its DVD, Blu Ray Disc and VOD (iTunes, Googleplay, Amazon, Vudu) beginning December 15, 2020 th...
Gavin MacLeod, Fred Grandy, Ted Lange and More From the Cast of THE LOVE BOAT to Reun Photo Gavin MacLeod, Fred Grandy, Ted Lange and More From the Cast of THE LOVE BOAT to Reunite on STARS IN THE HOUSE
by BWW News Desk - February 08, 2021

Today, Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley announced that the cast of the beloved series “The Love Boat” will join them for a very special reunion on “Stars In The House” on Thursday, February 11 at 8pm ET in support of The Actors Fund. ...
THE SONG Launched on Jan. 2 Photo THE SONG Launched on Jan. 2
by TV News Desk - January 04, 2021

THE SONG – Recorded Live @ TGL Farms nationally syndicated hit TV series is back for another exciting season with music’s most iconic artists performing legendary songs in some of the most scenic locations of America....
Decameron Opera Coalition's TALES FROM A SAFE DISTANCE Invited Into the Library of Co Photo Decameron Opera Coalition's TALES FROM A SAFE DISTANCE Invited Into the Library of Congress' Performing Arts Covid-19 Response Collection.
by BWW News Desk - February 24, 2021

The most ambitious operatic commission to emerge from the global pandemic, the Decameron Opera Coalition's Tales from a Safe Distance has been invited into the Library of Congress' Performing Arts Covid-19 Response Collection....