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From power lines to irate neighbors, urban tree cutters encounter things that the forest loggers wouldn't dream of. Big Wood follows four urban tree-trimming companies in the greater Boston area. Tree Tech has millions of dollars worth of equipment and is one of the largest tree cutting companies in all of New England. Specialized Rigging and Tree Care are old school and take down trees with nothing more then a rope, pulley and a chipper. American Climbers are the cowboys of the bunch and there

BWW Review: Fleming Continues to Surprise in Met Stars Live in Concert at Washington' Photo BWW Review: Fleming Continues to Surprise in Met Stars Live in Concert at Washington's Dumbarton Oaks, August 1
by Richard Sasanow - August 02, 2020

Even though soprano Renee Fleming had a big farewell to her role as the Marschallin in DER ROSENKAVALIER in the Met’s recent production premiere, she seems far from the end of her career, not only continuing to concertize but even in opera. So, it was no surprise that she showed up on the roster of ...
Stephen S. Miller Will Make London Debut On Harold Sanditen's Open Mic Zoom A MIDSUMM Photo Stephen S. Miller Will Make London Debut On Harold Sanditen's Open Mic Zoom A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S STREAM
by BWW News Desk - July 17, 2020

New York City-based actor and cabaret star Stephen S. Miller, the host of the internet TV show 'The Mama Rose Show,' will be making his London cabaret debut via London-based Harold Sanditen's Open Mic Zoom on Thursday, July 30, titled a?oeA Midsummer Night's Stream,a?? which is the last show of the ...
James Corden Signs Deal with Nickelodeon to Produce Animated Movie and TV Series Base Photo James Corden Signs Deal with Nickelodeon to Produce Animated Movie and TV Series Based on Children's Book 'Real Pigeons Fight Crime'
by TV News Desk - July 07, 2020

Nickelodeon has struck a multiplatform deal with James Corden and Ben Winston, and their production company Fulwell 73, to produce an animated movie and TV series, based on the recently released children's book title, Real Pigeons Fight Crime. The movie and TV series are being developed to air on al...
BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST PROTEST SONGS OF ALL TIME - with Bob Dylan, Aretha Fr Photo BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST PROTEST SONGS OF ALL TIME - with Bob Dylan, Aretha Franklin, John Lennon, Kendrick Lamar & More
by Peter Nason - June 18, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest protest songs from 1939-2020. See if your favorite songs or artists made the list!...
BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST MOTOWN SONGS OF ALL TIME - with Stevie Wonder, Diana Photo BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST MOTOWN SONGS OF ALL TIME - with Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross, Marvin Gaye, the Jackson 5 & More
by Peter Nason - June 11, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest Motown songs from 1960-1994. See if your favorite songs or artists made the list!...
BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST MOVIE SCENES of All Time - from CITIZEN KANE to PINK Photo 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!...
BWW Exclusive: THE BEATLES 101 GREATEST SONGS OF ALL TIME - Ranking the Best of John, Photo BWW Exclusive: THE BEATLES 101 GREATEST SONGS OF ALL TIME - Ranking the Best of John, Paul, George & Ringo (Including Their Solo Hits)
by Peter Nason - May 12, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest Beatles songs, including some of the fab four's solo works. They're all here: 'Twist and Shout,' 'In My Life,' 'Helter Skelter,' 'Imagine,' 'Something,' 'Maybe I'm Amazed,' 'Let It Be.' See if your favorites made the grade!...
Scoop: Repeat Storylines for CBS DREAM TEAM… IT'S EPIC! - Saturday, May 16, 2020 Photo Scoop: Repeat Storylines for CBS DREAM TEAM… IT'S EPIC! - Saturday, May 16, 2020
by TV Scoop - May 08, 2020

Get all the scoop on Repeat Storylines for CBS DREAM TEAM… IT'S EPIC!, airing on CBS on Saturday, May 16, 2020!...
BWW Exclusive: The 101 Greatest MOVIE MUSICALS of All Time Photo 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!...
THE GRUFFALO'S CHILD Returns to Brisbane Photo THE GRUFFALO'S CHILD Returns to Brisbane
by BWW News Desk - March 03, 2020

If you loved The Gruffalo, don't miss the sequel, which returns following previous sell-out Australian tours a?" now in a new West End production! Join the Gruffalo's Child on her adventurous mission in this magical musical adaptation of the much-loved picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheff...
Latinx Artists to Shine on the Stage at Joe's Pub Photo Latinx Artists to Shine on the Stage at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - February 18, 2020

This spring and summer artists at Joe's Pub a?" a program and venue of The Public Theater a?" will shine a light on the breath of Latinx art. This group of artists explore music styles with roots in Mexico, Chile, Cuba, the afrolatino traditions of the Caribbean, and more. Seasoned ears will be able...
Review Roundup: Tony Kushner Adapts THE VISIT at The National Theatre Photo Review Roundup: Tony Kushner Adapts THE VISIT at The National Theatre
by Review Roundups - February 14, 2020

The Visit plays on the Olivier Stage at The National Theatre. Based on the play by Friedrich Dürrenmatt adapted by Tony Kushner, original English version by Maurice Valency. Read the reviews!...
AVENGERS: ENDGAME, PARASITE, ONCE UPON A TIME...IN HOLLYWOOD, and More Win ADG Awards Photo AVENGERS: ENDGAME, PARASITE, ONCE UPON A TIME...IN HOLLYWOOD, and More Win ADG Awards; Full List!
by BWW News Desk - February 02, 2020

The Art Directors Guild announced winners of its 24th Annual Excellence in Production Design Awards in 11 categories of film, television, commercials, music videos and animation features, during a black-tie dinner gala at the InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown on Saturday night, February 1, 2020...
Scoop: New Storylines for THE CBS DREAM TEAM… IT'S EPIC! - Today, February 1, 2020 Photo Scoop: New Storylines for THE CBS DREAM TEAM… IT'S EPIC! - Today, February 1, 2020
by TV Scoop - January 31, 2020

Get all the scoop on New Storylines for THE CBS DREAM TEAM… IT'S EPIC!, airing on CBS on today, February 1, 2020!...
February Shows Announced At City Winery Photo February Shows Announced At City Winery
by BWW News Desk - January 24, 2020

The February lineup of acts performing at City Winery Chicago (1200 W. Randolph St) has been announced. See full details below!...
BWW Review: UNCLE VANYA, Harold Pinter Theatre Photo BWW Review: UNCLE VANYA, Harold Pinter Theatre
by Gary Naylor - January 24, 2020

This is an Vanya for 2020 that loses nothing in Conor McPherson's sublime update....
Birdland Has Released Its January Schedule Photo Birdland Has Released Its January Schedule
by BWW News Desk - January 07, 2020

Birdland Jazz Club and Birdland Theater are kicking off the new year with a star-studded January schedule! At Birdland Jazz Club, catch the Legendary Count Basie Orchestra, under the direction of Scotty Barhart and special guest vocalist Carmen Bradford; Karrin Allyson as she pays tribute to Mose Al...
New Shorts and Special Events Added to SUNDANCE Lineup Photo New Shorts and Special Events Added to SUNDANCE Lineup
by TV News Desk - December 10, 2019

Works selected across the Indie Episodic, Shorts and Special Events sections of the 2020 Sundance Film Festival were announced today, underlining Sundance Institute's commitment to showcasing bold independent storytelling regardless of form, format or length....
Theatre503 Announces 2020 Programming Photo Theatre503 Announces 2020 Programming
by BWW News Desk - December 10, 2019

Artistic Director Lisa Spirling today announces an entire year of programming for 2020 at the home of new writers, including the news that all four remaining finalists of the 2018 Theatre503 International Playwriting Award will be staged at the venue by November 2020. This follows on from the succes...
PARASITE, THE IRISHMAN Among Nominees for Art Directors Guild 24th Annual Excellence Photo PARASITE, THE IRISHMAN Among Nominees for Art Directors Guild 24th Annual Excellence in Production Design Awards
by TV News Desk - December 09, 2019

The Art Directors Guild (ADG, IATSE Local 800) has announced nominations for the 24th Annual Excellence in Production Design Awards in theatrical motion pictures, television, commercials, music videos and animation features. Winners will be honored at the 2020 Awards at the InterContinental Los Ange...
BWW Interview: Ira David Wood III of Theatre in the Park's A CHRISTMAS CAROL Photo BWW Interview: Ira David Wood III of Theatre in the Park's A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by Jeffrey Kare - December 06, 2019

From December 11th-22nd, Theatre in the Park will be presenting their 45th anniversary production of A Christmas Carol. I recently had the great pleasure of interviewing the show's playwright, Ira David Wood III, who is not only back directing this year, but he'll also be alternating the role of Ebe...
Review Roundup: The National Tour of COME FROM AWAY - What Did the Critics Think? Photo Review Roundup: The National Tour of COME FROM AWAY - What Did the Critics Think?
by BWW News Desk - December 04, 2019

The national tour of 'Come From Away' is warming hearts across America. A 'Best Musical' winner all around the world, the smash hit musical has won the Tony Award for 'Best Direction of a Musical' (Christopher Ashley), 4 Olivier Awards (London) including 'Best New Musical,' 5 Outer Critics Circle Aw...
Review Roundup: The National Tour of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY - What Did the Photo Review Roundup: The National Tour of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY - What Did the Critics Think?
by BWW News Desk - November 25, 2019

The chocolate factory is coming to a city near you! The tour for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory has made stops in Cincinnati, Toronto, Boston and more!...
Scoop: Encore Storylines for THE CBS DREAM TEAM… IT'S EPIC! - Saturday, December 14, Photo Scoop: Encore Storylines for THE CBS DREAM TEAM… IT'S EPIC! - Saturday, December 14, 2019
by TV Scoop - November 22, 2019

Get all the scoop on Encore Storylines for THE CBS DREAM TEAM… IT'S EPIC!, airing on CBS on Saturday, December 14, 2019!...
IN THE WORKS to be Presented at the Duplex Photo IN THE WORKS to be Presented at the Duplex
by BWW News Desk - November 14, 2019

In The Works is be presented monthly and feature three composers or composer teams, each presenting about 20 minutes of new material. This month features the works of composers: Seth Christenfeld, Sophie Danis Oberfield & Fernanda Douglas, and Kyle Segar & David Kornfeld. Special Guest: Amy Engelhar...