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Hollywood Pantages Postpones 90th Birthday Hollywood Pantages Postpones 90th Birthday
by BWW News Desk - June 04, 2020

Due to the gravity of the events occurring across the country and around the world, the Hollywood Pantages has decided to postpone its 90th Birthday Celebration (originally scheduled for today, June 4.... (more...)
BETTE DAVIS AIN'T FOR SISSIES Live Stream Announced BETTE DAVIS AIN'T FOR SISSIES Live Stream Announced
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2020

The acclaimed one woman show 'Bette Davis Ain't for Sissies' will stream LIVE on FACEBOOK June 4, 18, July 2, July 16 at 7:30pm EDT, directed by Drama Desk Award Winning Karen Carpenter (Harry Townsend's Last Stand, Love Loss and What I Wore) and starring Jessica Sherr, presented on Facebook LIVE. w... (more...)
Cynthia Erivo to Executive Produce Docuseries WHAT WE KEEP for Quibi Cynthia Erivo to Executive Produce Docuseries WHAT WE KEEP for Quibi
by TV News Desk - May 28, 2020

Today, Quibi announced What We Keep* (working tite),' a documentary series that brings viewers into the homes of remarkable people and asks a simple but moving question: “Of all that you own, what object means the most to you and why?”... (more...)
Broadway From Home: Musicals and Movies Streaming on HBO Max! Broadway From Home: Musicals and Movies Streaming on HBO Max!
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 28, 2020

HBO's new streaming service, HBO Max, launched on May 27, 2020, and it features a collection of content curated from across WarnerMedia's catalog and a roster of new Max Originals, plus acquired franchises and films.... (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...)
Alan Menken to Compose Songs for Animated Film SPELLBOUND Alan Menken to Compose Songs for Animated Film SPELLBOUND
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2020

Academy Award-winning Disney legend, Alan Menken and Tangled collaborator, Glenn Slater, will compose songs for Spellbound, a new animated feature from Skydance Animation.... (more...)
VIDEO: Watch Eddie Redmayne & Cate Blanchett in New JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH, WITH TAIKA AND FRIENDS VIDEO: Watch Eddie Redmayne & Cate Blanchett in New JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH, WITH TAIKA AND FRIENDS
by Stage Tube - May 20, 2020

Taika Waititi leads an all-star cast in episode 3 of 'James and the Giant Peach with Taika and Friends', with Cate Blanchett playing Centipede, Eddie Redmayne voicing Miss Ladybird, Kumail Nanjiani as Miss Spider, Ruth Wilson playing the Earthworm and Sarah Paulson as Old-Green-Grasshopper. ... (more...)
VIDEO: Cynthia Erivo, Billy Porter, Meryl Streep & More Join JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH, WITH TAIKA AND FRIENDS VIDEO: Cynthia Erivo, Billy Porter, Meryl Streep & More Join JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH, WITH TAIKA AND FRIENDS
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2020

The Roald Dahl Story Company has brought together Academy Award-winning filmmaker, Taika Waititi (Thor: Ragnarok, The Mandalorian, Jojo Rabbit) and a host of global stars including Ryan Reynolds, Cate Blanchett, Mindy Kaling, Lupita Nyong'o and Cara Delevingne to retell the beloved children's novel ... (more...)
1989 Recording of 'Big House' to Be Released As Never-Before-Heard Track From World Goes Round 1989 Recording of 'Big House' to Be Released As Never-Before-Heard Track From World Goes Round
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2020

WORLD GOES ROUND, a supergroup which formed in the late 80s but whose recordings were never released, will be releasing a never-before-heard track titled 'Big House' on Viper Records on May 29.... (more...)
John Tartaglia, Jodi Benson, Christy Carlson Romano and More to Take Part in THE HOWARD ASHMAN CELEBRATION John Tartaglia, Jodi Benson, Christy Carlson Romano and More to Take Part in THE HOWARD ASHMAN CELEBRATION
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2020

RAINBOW SUN PRODUCTIONS will present The Howard Ashman Celebration, a special video presentation honoring the award-winning lyricist and creator.... (more...)
PLAY OF THE DAY! Today's Play: FENCES by August Wilson PLAY OF THE DAY! Today's Play: FENCES by August Wilson
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2020

During this time when productions all over the world have been put on pause, we are coming together to celebrate plays that have left their mark on theater history. This week we will be focusing on the plays of August Wilson. Today's play, Fences!... (more...)
Campsite Media House Scores Webby Nomination For THE SOUND OF PASSION: MARIO ANDRETTI Campsite Media House Scores Webby Nomination For THE SOUND OF PASSION: MARIO ANDRETTI
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2020

Campsite Media House, a full-service production company based in Orange County, CA, received its first Webby nomination for “The Sound of Passion: Mario Andretti,” a branded film produced for MagnaFlow, starring racing legend Mario Andretti.  The four-minute film, a nominee for Video: Long Form (Bra... (more...)
Eva Noblezada and Vivek J Tiwary Included on Gold House's A100 List Eva Noblezada and Vivek J Tiwary Included on Gold House's A100 List
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2020

Gold House, the largest nonprofit collective of Asian cultural leaders that accelerates the inclusive representation and empowerment of Asians, announced its third annual A100 List to celebrate Asians and Asian American & Pacific Islanders (AAPI) and their transformative contributions to society.... (more...)
BETTE DAVIS AIN'T FOR SISSIES Directed by Karen Carpenter to Stream Live on Facebook BETTE DAVIS AIN'T FOR SISSIES Directed by Karen Carpenter to Stream Live on Facebook
by BWW News Desk - April 29, 2020

The acclaimed one woman show 'Bette Davis Ain't for Sissies' will stream LIVE on FACEBOOK May 6th at 6:30pm EST, directed by Karen Carpenter (Harry Townsend's Last Stand, Love Loss and What I Wore) and starring Jessica Sherr, presented on Facebook LIVE. www.facebook.com/BetteDavisAintForSissies... (more...)
24th Annual Webby Awards Nominees Announced 24th Annual Webby Awards Nominees Announced
by TV News Desk - April 28, 2020

The International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences (IADAS) today announced the Nominees for The 24th Annual Webby Awards... (more...)
Axelrod PAC Anounces Axe Awards for 2020 Jersey High School Seniors Axelrod PAC Anounces Axe Awards for 2020 Jersey High School Seniors
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2020

With high school theaters going dark throughout the state of New Jersey, the Axelrod Performing Arts Center, in conjunction with local non-profit Cabaret for Life [CFL], turns the spotlight on high school musical theater students with the NJ High School AXE Awards.... (more...)
SISTER ACT Starring Whoopi Goldberg & Jennifer Saunders Pushes to Summer 2021 SISTER ACT Starring Whoopi Goldberg & Jennifer Saunders Pushes to Summer 2021
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2020

Due to current government guidelines resulting in a delay to the production, the producers of SISTER ACT announced today that performances in London and on tour have now been rescheduled.... (more...)
Este viernes celebramos el cumpleaños de BARBRA STREISAND en Instagram Live Este viernes celebramos el cumpleaños de BARBRA STREISAND en Instagram Live
by Juan Carlos Verdu Garcia - April 21, 2020

Este viernes 24 de abril es el aniversario de la leyenda viva de Broadway y Hollywood, Barbra Streisand.... (more...)
BWW Interview: THERE IS NOTHING LIKE A DAME! - Scott Mason is The Honorary Dame Edna Understudy. BWW Interview: THERE IS NOTHING LIKE A DAME! - Scott Mason is The Honorary Dame Edna Understudy.
by Rosanne DellAversano - April 20, 2020

Did you know that right in college town of Newark DE, lives the one and only Honorary Dame Edna Understudy?... (more...)
VIDEO: Behind the Scenes of the FROZEN Photoshoot With Samantha Barks and Stephanie McKeon VIDEO: Behind the Scenes of the FROZEN Photoshoot With Samantha Barks and Stephanie McKeon
by Stage Tube - April 10, 2020

It was announced yesterday that Stephanie McKeon will star as Anna in the West End production of Frozen, alongside the previously announced Samantha Barks as Elsa! Go behind the scenes of a photoshoot with the pair!... (more...)
VIDEO: FROZEN's Samantha Barks and Stephanie McKeon Interview Each Other VIDEO: FROZEN's Samantha Barks and Stephanie McKeon Interview Each Other
by Stage Tube - April 10, 2020

It was announced yesterday that Stephanie McKeon will star as Anna in the West End production of Frozen, alongside the previously announced Samantha Barks as Elsa!... (more...)
Stephanie McKeon Joins FROZEN West End As Princess Anna! Stephanie McKeon Joins FROZEN West End As Princess Anna!
by BWW News Desk - April 09, 2020

Pretty Woman and Les Miserables star, Samantha Barks, is set to lead the West End transfer of Disney's Frozen in the iconic role of Elsa!... (more...)
Alan Menken Reveals He Is Writing A NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM Musical for Broadway, ENCHANTED Sequel & More! Alan Menken Reveals He Is Writing A NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM Musical for Broadway, ENCHANTED Sequel & More!
by BWW News Desk - April 02, 2020

Stage and screen legend Alan Menken might be contained to his home like the rest of us, but he's certainly keeping busy! In a recent talkback with Young Artists of America, the composer revealed that he is hard at work with Stephen Schwartz on a sequel to the 2007 film Enchanted, titled Disenchanted... (more...)
Show Shepherd Adds More Free Solo Shows To Livestream Theater Series Show Shepherd Adds More Free Solo Shows To Livestream Theater Series
by BWW News Desk - March 31, 2020

 Based on the success of last week's launch of its new series of free livestreamed theatrical performances, Show Shepherd, a theatrical consulting group that works with writers, independent producers, and theater companies to develop new work, continues The At-Home Theater Series with additional per... (more...)
BWW Exclusive: The 101 Greatest MOVIE MUSICALS of All Time BWW Exclusive: The 101 Greatest MOVIE MUSICALS of All Time
by Peter Nason - March 30, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the best film musicals since the sound era began; see if your favorites made the list!... (more...)