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AMERICA'S NEXT WEATHERMAN


Each classic reality show element -- from the physical challenges to the dramatic vote-offs -- will be tweaked through the Funny Or Die prism as 12 competitors compete for a job as America's next great weathercaster, Matt Oberg hosts the competition, which will be judged by longtime weather personalities Johnny Mountain and Jillian Barberie.

BWW Feature: MYTH: LEGENDS OF THE ARTISAN at Artisan Las Vegas Photo BWW Feature: MYTH: LEGENDS OF THE ARTISAN at Artisan Las Vegas
by Debbie Hall - June 26, 2019

Las Vegas is filled with ghosts and spirits (not the kind you drink). Paranormal specialist William Draven, who is also a trained magician and illusionist, is ready to take the audience on a paranormal simulation in Myth: Legends of the Artisan at the Artisan Las Vegas....
Tickets Now On Sale For The So-fi Festival At Westbeth Photo Tickets Now On Sale For The So-fi Festival At Westbeth
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 2019

The June 2019 So-fi festival announces that it will be presenting works at The Clemente's Los Kabayitos and Flamboyan Theaters (107 Suffolk St. between Rivington & Delancey) and Westbeth (463 West Street between Bethune and West 12th St) June 6th-23rd 2019....
Toronto LGBT Film Festival, Inside Out, Announces Lineup Photo Toronto LGBT Film Festival, Inside Out, Announces Lineup
by BWW News Desk - May 03, 2019

The 29th annual Inside Out Toronto LGBT Film Festival (Inside Out), championing innovative LGBTQ filmmakers from across the globe, revealed its full feature and short film lineup. The announcement was made today by Inside Out's Executive Director Andria Wilson and the festival's Director of Programm...
STRANGER THINGS' Cara Buono to Host the ADAPT Leadership Awards Photo STRANGER THINGS' Cara Buono to Host the ADAPT Leadership Awards
by TV News Desk - January 29, 2019

Edward R. Matthews, CEO of ADAPT Community Network, announced its 2019 ADAPT Leadership Awards Gala to take place on Thursday, March 14th, at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City. The event will be hosted by Cara Buono, co‐star of the hit Netflix series Stranger Things, and Emmy‐ nominee for her ro...
A Red Orchid Theatre Announces Casting & Tickets For VICTIMS OF DUTY Photo A Red Orchid Theatre Announces Casting & Tickets For VICTIMS OF DUTY
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2018

A Red Orchid Theatre presents a special summer engagement of Victims of Duty by Eugene Ionesco and directed by Shira Piven. Victims of Duty runs July 11 - August 5, 2018 at A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N Wells in Chicago. Press performances are scheduled for Saturday, July 14 at 3:00 p.m. and 7:30 p....
La Jolla Playhouse Announces Projects for 2018 DNA New Work Series Photo La Jolla Playhouse Announces Projects for 2018 DNA New Work Series
by BWW News Desk - March 07, 2018

La Jolla Playhouse is pleased to bring back for a sixth year its acclaimed new play development initiative, the DNA New Work Series, a weekend of readings of new works, taking place March 22 - 25, 2018 in the Playhouse's Rao and Padma Makeneni Play Development Center. Tickets for the DNA New Work Se...
A Red Orchid Extends TRAITOR Due To Overwhelming Demand Photo A Red Orchid Extends TRAITOR Due To Overwhelming Demand
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2018

A Red Orchid Theatre announces the extension of Traitor, an adaptation of Heinrich Ibsen's An Enemy of the People, written by Ensemble Member Brett Neveu and directed by Ensemble Member Michael Shannon, due to overwhelming demand. The production features Ensemble Members Dado, Kirsten Fitzger...
Porchlight's BILLY ELLIOT Announces Second Extension at The Ruth Page Center For The Photo Porchlight's BILLY ELLIOT Announces Second Extension at The Ruth Page Center For The Arts
by BWW News Desk - November 06, 2017

Porchlight Music Theatre and Artistic Director Michael Weber are proud to announce the second extension of Billy Elliot the Musical through Sunday, Dec. 31. Billy Elliot the Musical with music by Elton John and book and lyrics by Lee Hall is directed and co-choreographed by Porchilght Artisti...
Edward Watts Goes Green in 'THE GRINCH', Beginning Tonight at The Old Globe Photo Edward Watts Goes Green in 'THE GRINCH', Beginning Tonight at The Old Globe
by BWW News Desk - November 04, 2017

The Old Globe presents its 20th annual production of Dr. Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas!* The holiday musical will run tonight, November 4, through December 24 on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center....
Time and the Broadways: A Look at the Theatre's Extensive Exploration of Time Photo Time and the Broadways: A Look at the Theatre's Extensive Exploration of Time
by Alexa Criscitiello - October 15, 2017

Roundabout Theatre Company presents the new Broadway production of J. B. Priestley's Time and the Conways, directed by Tony winner Rebecca Taichman. Time and the Conways returns to Broadway for the first time since its premiere in 1938....
A Revised GROUNDHOG DAY is Working its Way Back to London Photo A Revised GROUNDHOG DAY is Working its Way Back to London
by BWW News Desk - October 12, 2017

According to the Daily Mail, the clock has yet to stop on GROUNDHOG DAY. The show is currently being revised with hopes for a return to the West End. Director Matthew Warchus says the updated production will feature re-writes of the book (by Danny Rubin) and new songs by Tim Minchin....
Edward Watts to Go Green in 'THE GRINCH' at The Old Globe; Cast Announced! Photo Edward Watts to Go Green in 'THE GRINCH' at The Old Globe; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - October 06, 2017

The Old Globe today announced the complete cast and creative team for the Globe's 20th annual production of Dr. Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas!* The holiday musical will run November 4 - December 24 on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Globe's Conrad P...
If I Had My Time Again: GROUNDHOG DAY Plays Final Performance Today Photo If I Had My Time Again: GROUNDHOG DAY Plays Final Performance Today
by Marissa Sblendorio - September 17, 2017

After 176 performances and 32 previews, Olivier Award-winning Best New Musical Groundhog Day will play its final performance at the August Wilson Theatre today, September 17th....
Photo Flash: BILLY ELLIOT Dances Into Porchlight Music Theatre Photo Photo Flash: BILLY ELLIOT Dances Into Porchlight Music Theatre
by BWW News Desk - September 06, 2017

 Porchlight Music Theatre and Artistic Director Michael Weber are proud to announce the first mainstage production it its 2017 - 2018 season Billy Elliot the Musical, music by Elton John and book and lyrics by Lee Hall, with direction and choreography by Porchilght Artistic Associate Brenda Didier, ...
Sam Shepard's SIMPATICO, Starring Michael Shannon, Finds Full Cast at McCarter Photo Sam Shepard's SIMPATICO, Starring Michael Shannon, Finds Full Cast at McCarter
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2017

Buried secrets, blackmail, and false identities race onto the stage in this hard-driving tragicomedy about the slippery netherworld of thoroughbred racing from Pulitzer Prize-winning dramatist Sam Shepard....
Porchlight Announces BILLY ELLIOT Cast and Creative Team Photo Porchlight Announces BILLY ELLIOT Cast and Creative Team
by BWW News Desk - August 02, 2017

Porchlight Music Theatre and Artistic Director Michael Weber are proud to announce the first mainstage production it its 2017 - 2018 season Billy Elliot the Musical, music by Elton John and book and lyrics by Lee Hall, with direction and choreography by Porchilght Artistic Associate Brenda Didier, w...
Colony Theatre Announces Five-Show Series IT'S SHOWTIME!
by BWW News Desk - June 23, 2017

The Colony Theatre in Burbank has announced It's Showtime!, a new five-show series which features entertainment ranging from concerts to magic to comedy. Said Colony Director of Development Heather Provost, "We are thrilled to be able to offer this kind of programming over the coming months. The ser...
VIDEO: GROUNDHOG DAY Team Gives the Lowdown on Previews Set Issue & More on BUILD
by BWW News Desk - April 10, 2017

In the April 7th episode of the BUILD Series, the cast and creators of Groundhog Day: The Musical finally answered the age-old question as to how many days actually passed in Groundhog Day, what happened with the infamous set issue in previews, and Andy Karl's future on Broadway. Watch clips from th...
From Screen to Stage - An In-Depth Look at Broadway's Latest Adaptations
by Caryn Robbins - April 01, 2017

Whether they will earn rave reviews from critics and audiences alike remains to be seen, but today BWW takes an in-depth look at this season's screen-to-stage offerings....
MadLab Announces Theatre Roulette 2017
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2017

In its eighteenth year, Central Ohio's longest running shorts festival presents 3 very distinct nights of new works rotating over 3 weekends culminating in the final day when all 3 nights of programming are performed....
Weathermen, Activists Set for 'MAKING OUR IDEAL AMERICA' Talks at The Assembly
by BWW News Desk - March 13, 2017

The Assembly have announced speakers for their curated conversation series MAKING OUR IDEAL AMERICA: Conversations on Coalition-Building....
BWW Interview: Sirius XM's Seth Rudetsky Talks Concert for America
by Kevin Pollack - March 13, 2017

Tickets are on sale now for the March CONCERT FOR AMERICA: STAND UP, SING OUT! Featuring Chita Rivera, Melissa Manchester, Alice Ripley, Ana Gasteyer, the Chicago cast of Hamilton, Sharon Gless, Lynne Jordan, Marya Grandy and Emily Bear, the third edition of CONCERT FOR AMERICA will take place on Mo...
The Assembly Announce Speakers for Curated Conversation Series Making Our Ideal America: Conversations on Coalition-Building
by BWW News Desk - March 10, 2017

The Assembly have announced speakers for their curated conversation series MAKING OUR IDEAL AMERICA: Conversations on Coalition-Building. The post-show discussions will follow performances of The Assembly's critically acclaimed play HOME/SICK, about the radical student activist movement of the '60s....
Photo Flash: A Red Orchid Theatre Presents THE NETHER
by BWW News Desk - January 30, 2017

A Red Orchid Theatre continues 2016- 2017 Season with the Chicago premiere of The Nether, written by Jennifer Haley,directed by Ensemble Member Karen Kessler. The Nether features Ensemble Members Guy Van Swearingen and Doug Vickers with Maya Hlava, Ashley Neal and Steve Schine. The production runs J...
Rivendell Theatre Ensemble Presents the World Premiere of WINTER by Julie Jensen
by BWW News Desk - January 07, 2017

Rivendell Theatre Ensemble (RTE), Chicago's only Equity theatre dedicated to producing new work with women at the core, announces the world premiere of Winter by Julie Jensen. The production, co-directed by RTE members Megan Carney and Mark Ulrich,runs January 7 - February 11, 2017, at Rivendell The...