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FX is officially back in business with Denis Leary, placing a 10-episode order for the comedy series Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll, it was announced today by Eric Schrier and Nick Grad, the Presidents of Original Programming for FX Networks and FX Productions. Created by and starring Leary, Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll is produced by FX Productions and Fox Television Studios, and will premiere on FX in 2015. Starring Leary, John Corbett, Elizabeth Gillies, Elaine Hendrix and Bobby Kelly, SDRR is centered on "Johnny Rock" (Leary), a middle-aged rock 'n roller who desperately wanted to be rich and famous. So far, he's 0 for 2. As the magnificently talented lead singer of New York's legendary early 90's band The Heathens, Johnny was on his way to the cover of Rolling Stone magazine. His best friend "Flash" (Corbett) was being called the next number one lead guitar player on planet earth. The critics loved them. Their live shows were selling out. But Johnny had a problem with booze. And coke. And weed. And pills. And cough medicine. And oh yeah - he slept with Flash's wife. And his bass player's fianc

BWW Review: AMERICAN IDIOT, Theatre Royal Brighton Photo BWW Review: AMERICAN IDIOT, Theatre Royal Brighton
by Fiona Scott - April 17, 2019

Green Day's 2004 concept album American Idiot shot to fame for its themes of disillusion and angst in society during events such as the war in Iraq. The rock musical based on the album of the same name comes to Brighton as part of its 10th anniversary UK tour....
Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of DYNASTY on THE CW - Friday, May 10, 2019 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of DYNASTY on THE CW - Friday, May 10, 2019
by TV Scoop - April 19, 2019

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of DYNASTY, airing on THE CW on Friday, May 10, 2019!...
ABC News to Present the Special, MANSON GIRLS Photo ABC News to Present the Special, MANSON GIRLS
by TV News Desk - April 29, 2019

Two young women, while still in their teens, fell in love with Charles Manson and became part of his group of devoted followers. Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme and Dianne Lake describe in revelatory detail the journeys that led each of them to join the so-called “Manson Family.”...
Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of DYNASTY on THE CW - Friday, May 17, 2019 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of DYNASTY on THE CW - Friday, May 17, 2019
by TV Scoop - April 29, 2019

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of DYNASTY, airing on THE CW on Friday, May 17, 2019!...
Scoop: Coming Up on the Season Finale of DYNASTY on THE CW - Friday, May 24, 2019 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on the Season Finale of DYNASTY on THE CW - Friday, May 24, 2019
by TV Scoop - May 06, 2019

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on the Season Finale of DYNASTY, airing on THE CW on Friday, May 24, 2019!...
Underbelly Announces August Lineup Photo Underbelly Announces August Lineup
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2019

Today Underbelly announces the final 91 shows joining its Fringe programme this August. With a huge range of star names, challenging and intriguing topics and a host of great music this is set to be one of the most entertaining year's yet beneath George Square's udders and across Bristo Square, the ...
Against Me! Announce Full Album Tour For October Photo Against Me! Announce Full Album Tour For October
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2019

Acclaimed American rock band AGAINST ME! are excited to announce their upcoming fall tour titled 2 Nights / 4 Records / 48 Songs. Consisting of back-to-back nights in Los Angeles, CA, Toronto, ON, Sayreville, NJ, Boston, MA and Baltimore, MD throughout October, the tour will feature the band perform...
Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of Elton John Musical Biopic, ROCKETMAN? Photo Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of Elton John Musical Biopic, ROCKETMAN?
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2019

Rocketman is an epic musical fantasy that tells the story of Sir Elton John's breakthrough years, starring Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell, Richard Madden and Bryce Dallas Howard....
Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of Elton John Musical Biopic, ROCKETMAN? Photo Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of Elton John Musical Biopic, ROCKETMAN?
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2019

Rocketman is an epic musical fantasy that tells the story of Sir Elton John's breakthrough years, starring Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell, Richard Madden and Bryce Dallas Howard....
Andy Clockwise Shares New Single THIS TOWN (USED TO BE GREAT) Photo Andy Clockwise Shares New Single THIS TOWN (USED TO BE GREAT)
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2019

Andy Clockwise records, performs, produces, and mixes all his records, which include the critically acclaimed Classic FM and EP's Dancing World & The Good Book. Today Andy Clockwise shared his new single 'This Town.' The song is available to share at Soundcloud and will be on all streaming services ...
10th Anniversary Special Engagement Of Storm Large's CRAZY ENOUGH Announced Photo 10th Anniversary Special Engagement Of Storm Large's CRAZY ENOUGH Announced
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2019

The heavily anticipated 10th anniversary special engagement of Storm Large's autobiographical, one-woman rock musical Crazy Enough opens June 25 on the U.S. Bank Main Stage. Crazy Enough broke records at The Armory in 2009 with a sold-out, 21-week run. Beginning with stories of a childhood complicat...
Mercedes Ruehl And Cast Of SAFE SPACE Now In Rehearsal For Run At Bay Street Theater Photo Mercedes Ruehl And Cast Of SAFE SPACE Now In Rehearsal For Run At Bay Street Theater
by BWW News Desk - June 05, 2019

Bay Street Theater is pleased to announce the cast of SAFE SPACE (June 25 - July 21) is now in rehearsal.The new play is by Alan Fox; directed by three-time Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien (All My Sons, Henry IV, Hairspray, The Coast of Utopia). The play will star Mercedes Ruehl (Torch Song, Hustlers...
BWW Interview: Storm Large on Revisiting Her Autobiographical Solo Show CRAZY ENOUGH Photo BWW Interview: Storm Large on Revisiting Her Autobiographical Solo Show CRAZY ENOUGH a Decade After Its Acclaimed Premiere
by Krista Garver - June 07, 2019

Storm Large is a rock star, a memoirist, and the creator/star of the autobiographical musical CRAZY ENOUGH, which was originally commissioned by Portland Center Stage at The Armory. Premiering in 2009, CRAZY ENOUGH ran for 21 weeks straight and still holds the record as the longest-running and most ...
BWW Review: ROCK OF AGES Lights Up the Landmark Theatre Photo BWW Review: ROCK OF AGES Lights Up the Landmark Theatre
by Natasha Ashley - June 07, 2019

For one night only, the 10th anniversary touring production of Rock of Ages rocked out at Syracuse's Landmark Theatre. The jukebox musical featuring strobe lights, fog effects, classic '80s hits certainly got the crowd going as the cheesy, yet amusing story of love, hope, and dreams played out. It w...
Industry Reading Of THE F--ING WRIGHT BROTHERS to Star Katie Rose Clarke, Matt Doyle Photo Industry Reading Of THE F--ING WRIGHT BROTHERS to Star Katie Rose Clarke, Matt Doyle and More
by BWW News Desk - June 12, 2019

Sex! Drugs! Children's theatre! The F--ing Wright Brothers is a heartfelt comedy with music about young ambitious actors on a 58-city children's theatre tour of America. In a van. They sing about the Wright Brothers for two hours a day and spend the rest of their time on hook-ups, meltdowns, petty c...
Industry Reading Of THE F--ING WRIGHT BROTHERS to Star Katie Rose Clarke, Matt Doyle Photo Industry Reading Of THE F--ING WRIGHT BROTHERS to Star Katie Rose Clarke, Matt Doyle and More
by BWW News Desk - June 12, 2019

Sex! Drugs! Children's theatre! The F--ing Wright Brothers is a heartfelt comedy with music about young ambitious actors on a 58-city children's theatre tour of America. In a van. They sing about the Wright Brothers for two hours a day and spend the rest of their time on hook-ups, meltdowns, petty c...
BWW Interview: Chris Renalds ROCK OF AGES Journey Goes from Mezzanine to Center Stage Photo BWW Interview: Chris Renalds ROCK OF AGES Journey Goes from Mezzanine to Center Stage at Wolf Trap
by Benjamin Tomchik - June 15, 2019

Chris Renalds is giving the audience advice you may never expect to hear from a performer. In fact, it is so contradictory to the norms of theatergoing that some thespians may even consider it blasphemy. However, when you consider that the show he is performing in is Rock of Ages, Renalds' advice su...
Comedians Robert Kelly, Ron Bennington, Rich Vos and Jim Florentine Come to The Warne Photo Comedians Robert Kelly, Ron Bennington, Rich Vos and Jim Florentine Come to The Warner
by BWW News Desk - June 18, 2019

Last March, four of New York's fastest and funniest comedians took the stage together in Glenside, PA for a killer night of comedy. The night was such a huge success that the four headliners agreed they had to take the show on the road. The Warner Theatre will welcome comedians Robert Kelly, Ron Ben...
Nicholas Christopher Will Return to HAMILTON as George Washington Photo Nicholas Christopher Will Return to HAMILTON as George Washington
by BWW News Desk - June 18, 2019

BroadwayWorld has just learned that Hamilton veteran Nicholas Christopher will return to the show beginning tonight, June 18. He replaces Carvens Lissaint as 'George Washington.' ...
BWW Review: ROCK OF AGES is Still Rockin' and Rollin' at Wolf Trap Photo BWW Review: ROCK OF AGES is Still Rockin' and Rollin' at Wolf Trap
by Hannah Wing - June 19, 2019

Rock of Ages, directed by Martha Banta and choreographed by Janet Rothermel, is still as Poison coons 'nothin' but a good time.' The cast of Rock of Ages brings concert level energy to the musical. It's contagious and infectious from glam metal songs to the soft rock ballads....
World Premiere Of SAFE SPACE Opens In Previews Tomorrow Photo World Premiere Of SAFE SPACE Opens In Previews Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - June 24, 2019

Bay Street Theater is pleased to announce the World Premiere of SAFE SPACE begins tomorrow, June 25, and runs through July 21. This is a new play by Alan Fox; directed by three-time Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien (All My Sons, Henry IV, Hairspray, The Coast of Utopia)....
Moonbox Productions Announces 2019-2020 Season; ROCKY HORROR, PARADE, and More Photo Moonbox Productions Announces 2019-2020 Season; ROCKY HORROR, PARADE, and More
by BWW News Desk - June 25, 2019

Moonbox Productions announces its theatrical line up for the 2019-2020 season. ...
BWW Review: ROCK OF AGES at Cygnet Theatre Photo BWW Review: ROCK OF AGES at Cygnet Theatre
by E.H. Reiter - July 09, 2019

ROCK OF AGES, now playing at the Cygnet Theatre in Old Town through August 25th, is a rock 'n' roll fairytale that wants everyone to have 'nothin' but a good time.'...
Meet the Current Cast of HAMILTON on Broadway! Photo Meet the Current Cast of HAMILTON on Broadway!
by Paul Smith - July 20, 2019

Hamilton is ready to blow us all away as they enter their fourth year of their monumental Broadway run! Take a look at the current cast that is burning up the Richard Rodgers stage....
LOVING JANIS Comes to Ashkenaz Music & Dance Community Center Photo LOVING JANIS Comes to Ashkenaz Music & Dance Community Center
by BWW News Desk - July 20, 2019

Ashkenaz is closing its Woodstock celebration with an exclusive preview of an original one-woman musical theatrical production that showcases the enduring legacy of the Woodstock generation. Through the music of Janis Joplin, Janis Ian, and her own, Kyra brings us on on her extraordinary life journe...