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A wildlife biologist and professional animal handler get bitten and stung by some of the most dangerous animals and vicious stinging insects in the world in an attempt to create a complete and comprehensive pain index that will ultimately help save lives.

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Gillian Jacobs to Star in KINGS at The Public Theater; Cast Complete! Photo Gillian Jacobs to Star in KINGS at The Public Theater; Cast Complete!
by BWW News Desk - December 14, 2017

The Public Theater has announced complete casting today for the world premiere of KINGS, written by Sarah Burgess....
Bruno Mars & More Featured on 2018 GRAMMY Nominees Album; Full Track List! Photo Bruno Mars & More Featured on 2018 GRAMMY Nominees Album; Full Track List!
by BWW News Desk - December 18, 2017

The Recording Academy's GRAMMY Recordings and RCA Records have revealed the track listing for the 2018 GRAMMY Nominees album. Set for release on Jan. 12, 2018, in stores and via digital retailers...
NY Kings of Comedy Capone, Talent Harris, Rob Stapleton, Mark Viera and Drew Fraser C Photo NY Kings of Comedy Capone, Talent Harris, Rob Stapleton, Mark Viera and Drew Fraser Come to the Paramount
by BWW News Desk - December 19, 2017

Madison Marquette at The Asbury Park Boardwalk in association with New Jersey Performing Arts Center NJPAC announces two comedy shows that will deliver sidesplitting entertainment at the Paramount Theater on the Asbury Boardwalk....
Blitzen Trapper Release DANCE WITH ME Official Video In Advance of West Coast Tour Da Photo Blitzen Trapper Release DANCE WITH ME Official Video In Advance of West Coast Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - January 11, 2018

Blitzen Trapper Release 'Dance With Me' Official Video West Coast Tour Kicks Off on 2/16 Followed by Extensive European Tour...
Sarah Burgess' KINGS Begins Previews at the Public Theater, 1/30 Photo Sarah Burgess' KINGS Begins Previews at the Public Theater, 1/30
by BWW News Desk - January 18, 2018

The Public Theater (Artistic Director, Oskar Eustis; Executive Director, Patrick Willingham) will begin previews on Tuesday, January 30 for the World premiere of KINGS, written by Sarah Burgess and directed by Thomas Kail, part of The Public's Astor Anniversary Season at their landmark downto...
Mad Kings And Wild Wives - Wooden O's Silver Anniversary Announced Photo Mad Kings And Wild Wives - Wooden O's Silver Anniversary Announced
by BWW News Desk - January 31, 2018

This summer Seattle Shakespeare Company will celebrate 25 years of bringing free Shakespeare to our region's parks with productions of King Lear and The Merry Wives of Windsor. Both shows will start performances on July 12 and will perform in 12 different park venues through August 12. The full sche...
BWW Interview: Derek Ahonen Talks CATHERINE AND ANITA at King's Head Theatre Photo BWW Interview: Derek Ahonen Talks CATHERINE AND ANITA at King's Head Theatre
by Charlie Wilks - February 07, 2018

After a successful debut at last year's Edinburgh Festival, Derek Ahonen's one-woman show opens on 9 February at the King's Head Theatre. Catherine and Anita is a dark comedy about heartbreak, mental illness and how those in need so often slip through the cracks. Ahonen is an internationally acclaim...
Ja Rule, Ashanti, Lloyd, And Lil' Mo Come to Kings Theatre Photo Ja Rule, Ashanti, Lloyd, And Lil' Mo Come to Kings Theatre
by BWW News Desk - February 07, 2018

Kings Theatre presents Four-time GRAMMY Award-nominated rapper and singer-songwriter Ja Rule has released six Top 10 albums, including Rule 3:36 and Pain Is Love. With those LPs and others, he's earned a series of hit singles that made the Top 20 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, including "Get It Sha...
Kings Theatre, New Jersey Performing Arts Center, and Paramount Theater presents Vale Photo Kings Theatre, New Jersey Performing Arts Center, and Paramount Theater presents Valentine Comedy Shows!
by BWW News Desk - February 07, 2018

Kings Theatre, New Jersey Performing Arts Center, and Paramount Theater presents Valentine Comedy Shows! This is sure to be the best comedy shows of 2018!...
The Public Theater Extends KINGS Through April 1 Photo The Public Theater Extends KINGS Through April 1
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2018

The Public Theater (Artistic Director, Oskar Eustis; Executive Director, Patrick Willingham) announced today a one-week extension for the world premiere of KINGS, written by Sarah Burgess and directed by Thomas Kail. Part of The Public's Astor Anniversary Season at their landmark downtown home on La...
The Public Theater Extends KINGS Through April 1 Photo The Public Theater Extends KINGS Through April 1
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2018

The Public Theater (Artistic Director, Oskar Eustis; Executive Director, Patrick Willingham) announced today a one-week extension for the world premiere of KINGS, written by Sarah Burgess and directed by Thomas Kail. Part of The Public's Astor Anniversary Season at their landmark downtown home on La...
Stage West Presents the Regional Premiere of A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE Photo Stage West Presents the Regional Premiere of A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE GYNECOLOGIC ONCOLOGY UNIT AT MEMORIAL SLOAN KETTERING CANCER CENTER OF NEW YORK CITY
by BWW News Desk - February 23, 2018

Two very different people thrown together in a hospital room where both their mothers are battling cancer--it's surely not the most auspicious first encounter. But after a hostile beginning, the two find they have some surprising common ground, in Halley Feiffer's outrageously funny, and ultimately ...
Indie/Soul Artist Deva Mahal Releases 'Run Deep'. 3/23 Photo Indie/Soul Artist Deva Mahal Releases 'Run Deep'. 3/23
by BWW News Desk - March 21, 2018

Genre defying R&B/Soul goddess Deva Mahal is set to release her much-anticipated debut album Run Deep on March 23 via Motéma Music, fresh off the success of her self-titled introductory EP. Run Deep was produced by Scott Jacoby (Vampire Weekend, José James, Coldplay), with two tracks produced by Jar...
 Zegree/Holmes New Musical FLY MORE THAN YOU FALL Receives Development Workshop Photo Zegree/Holmes New Musical FLY MORE THAN YOU FALL Receives Development Workshop
by BWW News Desk - April 05, 2018

Featuring music by Nat Zegree (The Kings Critique), Lyrics by Nat Zegree and Eric Holmes, Book by Eric Holmes (Smash, The Good Fight) the new musical FLY MORE THAN YOU FALL is receiving a development workshop directed by Jeff Whiting (Bullets Over Broadway)....
Charming Liars Release Addictive New Single LIKE A DRUG Photo Charming Liars Release Addictive New Single LIKE A DRUG
by TV News Desk - April 09, 2018

Los Angeles Alt Rockers Charming Liars have launched their addictive new single 'Like A Drug' with an early add on Spotify's New Noiseplaylist and a premiere of the video @ Alternative Press. The video is a gritty look at the harsh realities of drug addiction....
BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Christiane Noll and Matt Bogart Photo BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Christiane Noll and Matt Bogart
by Elliot Lanes - April 20, 2018

I like, many musical theatre nerds get excited every time a world premiere musical comes to town. Arena Stage is providing that fix right now with an Alaskan-rooted premiere of Snow Child. Today's subjects Christiane Noll and Matt Bogart are currently living their theatre lives as the leads in this ...
Victory Gardens Theater Announces Lineup for 10th Anniversary IGNITION Festival of Ne Photo Victory Gardens Theater Announces Lineup for 10th Anniversary IGNITION Festival of New Plays
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2018

Victory Gardens Theater announces the lineup for the 10th Anniversary IGNITION Festival of New Plays, including Prosthesis by Robert Askins; Untitled Road Trip Play byLauren Yee; White History by Dave Harris; How to Defend Yourself by Lily Padilla; Seeing Eye by Nick Malakhow; and The First Deep Bre...
Breaking: Lilli Cooper, Sarah Stiles, and More Complete Chicago Cast of Broadway-Boun Photo Breaking: Lilli Cooper, Sarah Stiles, and More Complete Chicago Cast of Broadway-Bound TOOTSIE!
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2018

The complete cast for the world premiere Chicago production of the new comedy musical, TOOTSIE has just been announced. Joining previously announced Tony Award nominee SANTINO FONTANA as Michael Dorsey will be LILLI COOPER as Julie Nichols, SARAH STILES as Sandy Lester, JOHN BEHLMANN as Max Von Horn...
Breaking: Lilli Cooper, Sarah Stiles, and More Complete Chicago Cast of Broadway-Boun Photo Breaking: Lilli Cooper, Sarah Stiles, and More Complete Chicago Cast of Broadway-Bound TOOTSIE!
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2018

The complete cast for the world premiere Chicago production of the new comedy musical, TOOTSIE has just been announced. Joining previously announced Tony Award nominee SANTINO FONTANA as Michael Dorsey will be LILLI COOPER as Julie Nichols, SARAH STILES as Sandy Lester, JOHN BEHLMANN as Max Von Horn...
Mad Kings And Wild Wives - Wooden O's Silver Anniversary Announced Photo Mad Kings And Wild Wives - Wooden O's Silver Anniversary Announced
by BWW News Desk - July 12, 2018

This summer Seattle Shakespeare Company will celebrate 25 years of bringing free Shakespeare to our region's parks with productions of King Lear and The Merry Wives of Windsor. Both shows will start performances on July 12 and will perform in 12 different park venues through August 12. The full sche...
Victory Gardens Announces Casting And Full Schedule For IGNITION Photo Victory Gardens Announces Casting And Full Schedule For IGNITION
by BWW News Desk - July 25, 2018

Victory Gardens Theater Artistic Director Chay Yew, Managing Director Erica Daniels and Director of New Play Development Skyler Gray announce the lineup for the 10th Anniversary IGNITION Festival of New Plays, including Prosthesis by Robert Askins; Untitled Road Trip Play by Lauren Yee; White Histor...
BWW Review: RIOT ACT, King's Head Theatre Photo BWW Review: RIOT ACT, King's Head Theatre
by Cindy Marcolina - August 01, 2018

After his sold-out Sex/Crime (The Glory), Alexis Gregory presents the verbatim Riot Act, directed by Rikki Beadle-Blair. Written especially for King's Head Theatre's Queer Season, the piece explores the role of Stonewall, queer history, activism, drag queens, and loss in three gut-wrenching monologu...
Exclusive Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine- Jason Robert Brown Photo Exclusive Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine- Jason Robert Brown
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - August 06, 2018

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with Broadway alum Ilana Levine, who makes her entrance onto the podcast stage with her new show Little Known Facts. Ilana's unique brand of celebrity interview, 'Podcast Verite,' is unfiltered, raw, honest and uniquely funny....
BWW REVIEW: The Fabulous True Story Of King Charles II's Mistress And Pioneer Of Wom Photo BWW REVIEW: The Fabulous True Story Of King Charles II's Mistress And Pioneer Of Women In Theatre Comes To Life In NELL GWYNN
by Jade Kops - August 19, 2018

Brilliantly bawdy and incredibly clever, Jessica Swale's Laurence Olivier Award winning comedy (2016) NELL GWYNN is presented by Deborah Jones (Director) and New Theatre in a wonderfully presented expression of this surprisingly true story. ...
BWW Review: SAVION GLOVER & GREGORY PORTER - SOPHISTICATED RHYTHMS N' JAZZY BLUES NA Photo BWW Review: SAVION GLOVER & GREGORY PORTER - SOPHISTICATED RHYTHMS N' JAZZY BLUES NAT KING COLE STYLE at The Hollywood Bowl
by Valerie-Jean Miller - August 21, 2018

He's out there on stage, on a raised dance platform at The Hollywood Bowl, center, downstage, in a simple T-shirt and pants, into himself, making sounds like a woodpecker, a train; a horse trotting,... maybe there are fireworks going off? Maybe gunshots, or a rapid -fire AK-47, even. The sounds are ...