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BWW Blog: How to Succeed in Business School Without Being a Theatre Major BWW Blog: How to Succeed in Business School Without Being a Theatre Major
by Student Blogger: Maeve Reilly - May 26, 2020

This blog post is mostly me saying hey to, BroadwayWorld.com, I guess? So hey BroadwayWorld.com, I'm Maeve, a closet (not really) theatre geek studying marketing, media studies and global business at the University of Colorado Boulder.... (more...)
BWW Blog: Stick With It - My Experience as a College Theatre Major BWW Blog: Stick With It - My Experience as a College Theatre Major
by Student Blogger: Holden Childress - May 26, 2020

Hello, BroadwayWorld! My name is Holden Childress, and I am an incoming junior Musical Theatre major at the University of Central Missouri. I am thrilled to be taking part in BroadwayWorld's student blogger program!... (more...)
We Are One: A Global Film Festival Announces The First-Ever Co-Curated Programming Lineup We Are One: A Global Film Festival Announces The First-Ever Co-Curated Programming Lineup
by TV News Desk - May 26, 2020

Tribeca Enterprises and YouTube announced today the programming slate for We Are One: A Global Film Festival, which will feature over 100 films co-curated by 21 prolific festivals, hailing from 35 countries, in addition to talks, VR content and musical performances.... (more...)
BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST MOVIE SCENES of All Time - from CITIZEN KANE to PINK FLAMINGOS, from THE SOUND OF MUSIC to PARASITE BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST MOVIE SCENES of All Time - from CITIZEN KANE to PINK FLAMINGOS, from THE SOUND OF MUSIC to PARASITE
by Peter Nason - May 26, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest scenes in cinema from 1901 to 2020. See if your favorite movie moments made the list!... (more...)
BWW Feature: At Home With The 'ims - Tim Cahill & Jim Harder BWW Feature: At Home With The 'ims - Tim Cahill & Jim Harder
by Stephen Mosher - May 26, 2020

The 'ims are sweethearts to each other and to the cabaret community. During quarantine they have been living a quite and melodious life in their Manhattan apartment. Find out how in this interview with Stephen Mosher.... (more...)
Video Flashback: Tituss Burgess Performs 'Somewhere' From WEST SIDE STORY at Carnegie Hall Video Flashback: Tituss Burgess Performs 'Somewhere' From WEST SIDE STORY at Carnegie Hall
by Stage Tube - May 26, 2020

Carnegie Hall has released a new flashback video in its From the Stage series. Watch Tituss Burgess perform a?oeSomewherea?? from West Side Story during his concert at Carnegie Hall on February 1, 2020!... (more...)
Times Square Billboards Will Go Dark on Wednesday in Support of Restaurants, Hospitality Businesses, and Non-Profits Times Square Billboards Will Go Dark on Wednesday in Support of Restaurants, Hospitality Businesses, and Non-Profits
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2020

The iconic digital billboards will go dark to alert the nation to the very real prospect that hundreds of thousands of American restaurants, non-profits, and retailers - employing millions - are in danger of going dark because existing federal assistance programs are not achieving intended goal.... (more...)
Hope Theatre Secures Emergency Arts Council Funding Hope Theatre Secures Emergency Arts Council Funding
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2020

The Hope Theatre, Islington is being supported by a grant from the Arts Council Emergency Response Fund to help the venue survive during the health crisis.... (more...)
Nik Walker, Gerard Canonico, and More Set For BULLETS ON BROADWAY Murder Mystery to Benefit the Roger Rees Awards Nik Walker, Gerard Canonico, and More Set For BULLETS ON BROADWAY Murder Mystery to Benefit the Roger Rees Awards
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2020

A very special streaming version of Bullets on Broadway - part of The Broadway Murder Mystery Game Series will be presented Wednesday May 27th at 7:30pm to support the 2020 Roger Rees Awards... (more...)
Human Nature, Courtney Act, Christie Whelan Browne and Rohan Browne Join Arts Centre Melbourne's Big Night In Episode 5 Human Nature, Courtney Act, Christie Whelan Browne and Rohan Browne Join Arts Centre Melbourne's Big Night In Episode 5
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2020

Australian pop icons and ARIA Hall Of Fame inductees, Human Nature, much-loved drag performer Courtney Act and musical theatre power couple Christie Whelan Browne and Rohan Browne are set to entertain viewers.... (more...)
Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Lena Hall! Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Lena Hall!
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - May 25, 2020

Lena shares what it was like to grow up in an artistic household with dancer parents and how her sister who loved musical theater was her gateway into performing.... (more...)
BWW Previews: Fleur Seule, Dawn Derow and Ben Vereen Invite Fans To Special Shows BWW Previews: Fleur Seule, Dawn Derow and Ben Vereen Invite Fans To Special Shows
by Stephen Mosher - May 25, 2020

Three major club performers have special events coming up and an invite to all their fans to join them online.... (more...)
Sydney Fringe Cancels 2020 Festival and Reveals Plans For Global Digital Fringe This September Sydney Fringe Cancels 2020 Festival and Reveals Plans For Global Digital Fringe This September
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2020

Sydney Fringe today announced that Sydney Fringe Festival 2020 will not take place as planned in light of ongoing uncertainty around COVID-19 restrictions.... (more...)
BWW Interview: Broadway Actor Chase Ramsey on New Streaming Musical BLINK BWW Interview: Broadway Actor Chase Ramsey on New Streaming Musical BLINK
by Tyler Hinton - May 23, 2020

Hale Center Theater Orem is premiering a new contemporary musical, BLINK, via streaming. The show was written over a matter of weeks entirely during quarantine by David Paul Smith and Chase Keala Ramsey, who is the standby for the lead role of Elder Cunningham in the Broadway cast of THE BOOK OF MOR... (more...)
BWW Interview: SO NOW YOU KNOW With Jim Caruso BWW Interview: SO NOW YOU KNOW With Jim Caruso
by Nicholas Adler - May 23, 2020

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BWW Interview: Joel Parnis BWW Interview: Joel Parnis
by Josh Stent - May 23, 2020

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San Francisco's Ballet's Free Weekly Streams Run Through The Month Of June San Francisco's Ballet's Free Weekly Streams Run Through The Month Of June
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2020

San Francisco Ballet announces further free weekly streams on SF Ballet @ Home, featuring commissioned works from the 2018 Unbound festival and other notable ballets from SF Ballet's repertory.... (more...)
EXPLORATION OF THE EVERCHANGING Explores How We Make Theatre EXPLORATION OF THE EVERCHANGING Explores How We Make Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2020

This experimental pra??oduction is one in which the audience must reconcile with their own awareness of being a passive viewer. The piece dissects the performer-audience relationship to its core, as the creators of the performance act as facilitators for the audience's experience. Through use of aud... (more...)
#BWWPrompts: Share Your Favorite Broadway Fun Fact! #BWWPrompts: Share Your Favorite Broadway Fun Fact!
by BWW Prompts - May 22, 2020

We want to hear from you! We're starting #BwayWorldPrompts, where each day we'll be asking our readers on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram questions to spark some theater conversation.... (more...)
SEGAL TALKS Week Nine Programming to Feature Kris Verdonck, Anne Bogart & More SEGAL TALKS Week Nine Programming to Feature Kris Verdonck, Anne Bogart & More
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2020

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center has announced the ninth weekly line-up of its new global series, SEGAL TALKS, which was conceived, created and curated by Frank Hentschker in March 2020. New York, US, and international theatre artists, curators, researchers, and academics will talk daily for one h... (more...)
PLAY AT HOME Announces 100th Playwright Commission; Participating Theaters Include The Kennedy Center & More PLAY AT HOME Announces 100th Playwright Commission; Participating Theaters Include The Kennedy Center & More
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2020

PLAY AT HOME, the new micro-commissioning initiative begun by Baltimore Center Stage, Long Wharf Theatre, The Public Theater, The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis and Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company, has announced their 100th playwright commission, ensuring that $50,000 has gone directly to playwrights... (more...)
The Civilians Announces the Ninth Annual R&D Group FINDINGS Series The Civilians Announces the Ninth Annual R&D Group FINDINGS Series
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2020

The Civilians, the award-winning New York-based theater company, presents the ninth annual R&D Group FINDINGS Series. ... (more...)
BWW Feature: At Home With Alan Cumming BWW Feature: At Home With Alan Cumming
by Stephen Mosher - May 22, 2020

While isolating with his family in the country, Alan Cumming took some time from the puppies, the kitchen, his writing and the man of his dreams to chat with Stephen Mosher about life in the time of quarantine.... (more...)
Scoop: Upcoming Guests on THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, 5/22-5/28 Scoop: Upcoming Guests on THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, 5/22-5/28
by TV Scoop - May 22, 2020

Get all the scoop on Upcoming Guests on THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, 5/22-5/28, airing on NBC!... (more...)
Fabian Re-Records 1959 Hit Gold Record TIGER Fabian Re-Records 1959 Hit Gold Record TIGER
by TV News Desk - May 22, 2020

Fabian, former teenage heart-throb and iconic pop rock artist has re-recorded his 1959 Gold record Tiger on behalf of abused tigers and other big cats and will release it this week. ... (more...)