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From the same team that brought us the multiple Emmy Award-winning and ratings-record breaking HATFIELDS & MCCOYS, TEXAS RISING is an 8-hour miniseries that details the Texas Revolution and the rise of the Texas Rangers. Texas Rising stars Bill Paxton, Brendan Fraser, Ray Liotta, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Olivier Martinez, Thomas Jane, Crispin Glover, Rhys Coiro, Jeremy Davies, Cynthia Addai-Robinson, Christopher McDonald, Max Thieriot, Chad Michael Murray, Trevor Donovan, Robert Knepper, Jeff Fahey, Rob Morrow and Kris Kristofferson, and is directed by two-time Oscar-nominated director Roland Joff

Ten Bay Area Nonprofits Receive Hewlett Foundation Grants to Partner with World-Class Photo Ten Bay Area Nonprofits Receive Hewlett Foundation Grants to Partner with World-Class Artists
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2020

Ten Bay Area nonprofits have been awarded major grants to partner with world-class artists to create new works of dance and movement-based performance and premiere them in local communities, the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation announced today....
Pride at National Sawdust Presents Jamie Barton, Adam Tendler and More Photo Pride at National Sawdust Presents Jamie Barton, Adam Tendler and More
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2020

Though much of the celebration and NYC's annual parade has been postponed by the ongoing pandemic, National Sawdust is proud to support Pride in June by commemorating the history and future of our city's vibrant community and by celebrating artists who are creating music and theater with an explicit...
National Sawdust's Digital Discovery Festival Presents Meredith Monk, Robert Wilson, Photo National Sawdust's Digital Discovery Festival Presents Meredith Monk, Robert Wilson, Tyondai Braxton and More
by BWW News Desk - June 30, 2020

With over sixty total events featuring more than 100 artists over a four month span, National Sawdust's ongoing Digital Discovery Festival is the rarest sort of story in NYC's post-COVID live music world: an unalloyed success....
Doug Locke Releases New Song 'Why?' Photo Doug Locke Releases New Song 'Why?'
by TV News Desk - July 07, 2020

“I went to the studio with the intention of writing a dance song, but after receiving news of yet another vicious attack, I broke down in tears,” says independent alternative artist DOUG LOCKE about his new single “Why?” from his recent EP Why? (Lunar II) (released May 26, 2020). ...
Betsy McBride, Simon Wexler, Paola Hartley, and Karen Scalzitti-Kennedy Announced as Photo Betsy McBride, Simon Wexler, Paola Hartley, and Karen Scalzitti-Kennedy Announced as Faculty For The Shreveport Dance Academy's Summer Intensive
by BWW News Desk - July 13, 2020

BETSY McBRIDE, SIMON WEXLER, PAOLA HARTLEY, and KAREN SCALZITTI-KENNEDY will be members of the guest faculty for the Shreveport Dance Academy's Summer Intensive in Shreveport, Louisiana. Ms. McBride and Mr. Wexler will be teaching from July 27-31, 2020, and Ms.  Hartley and Ms. Scalzitti-Kennedy wil...
Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, July 23- with Laura Osnes, Santino Fontana, and More Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, July 23- with Laura Osnes, Santino Fontana, and More!
by BWW News Desk - July 23, 2020

Today (July 23) in live streaming: a Cinderella Reunion, the Fame gang is back together, and so much more!...
Sundance Institute Announces 2020 Creative Producing Labs Fellows Photo Sundance Institute Announces 2020 Creative Producing Labs Fellows
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2020

Sundance Institute today announced Fellows and Advisors for the five-day 2020 Creative Producing Labs, redesigned digitally to take place for the first time ever on Sundance Co//ab. ...
Austin Opera Announces Changes to 2020-21 Season Including Drive-In Performances and Photo Austin Opera Announces Changes to 2020-21 Season Including Drive-In Performances and More
by BWW News Desk - August 01, 2020

Austin Opera today announces a slate of new performances and partnerships as it continues to explore new ways to bring opera to Austin audiences during the pandemic and beyond....
Robert Wilson, Jenny Hval and More Featured in National Sawdust's DIGITAL DISCOVERY F Photo Robert Wilson, Jenny Hval and More Featured in National Sawdust's DIGITAL DISCOVERY FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - August 03, 2020

Innovation requires the genius to recognize the possible and the single-minded drive to make it a reality. The fourteenth volume of National Sawdust's Digital Discovery Festival celebrates four remarkable artistic minds whose phenomenal creative talent have brought vital innovations to the worlds of...
Narrow Head Reveal New Single 'Hard To Swallow' Photo Narrow Head Reveal New Single 'Hard To Swallow'
by TV News Desk - August 05, 2020

Narrow Head’s wall of riffs add stark contrast to their best quality– deceptively sweet pop melodies....
Filmmaker Ash Christian Dies at 35 Photo Filmmaker Ash Christian Dies at 35
by BWW News Desk - August 15, 2020

Dallas native, Ash Christian, an Emmy Award winning producer, actor filmmaker and LGBTQ+ activist passed away in his sleep on Thursday, August 14, 2020 while vacationing in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. He was 35 years old. ...
Fuerza Regido and El Fantasma Tapped For Tecate's New Latin Music Livestream Concert Photo Fuerza Regido and El Fantasma Tapped For Tecate's New Latin Music Livestream Concert Series & Fundraiser EL PATIO
by BWW News Desk - August 19, 2020

Known as Mexico's most authentic beer, Tecate today announced the launch of a new four-part virtual concert series - El Patio Tecate - that brings to life 'Mexico is in Us', the new Tecate campaign. ...
Fuerza Regido and El Fantasma Tapped For Tecate's New Latin Music Livestream Concert Photo Fuerza Regido and El Fantasma Tapped For Tecate's New Latin Music Livestream Concert Series & Fundraiser EL PATIO
by BWW News Desk - August 19, 2020

Known as Mexico's most authentic beer, Tecate today announced the launch of a new four-part virtual concert series - El Patio Tecate - that brings to life 'Mexico is in Us', the new Tecate campaign. ...
New York Stage and Film Announces 2020 Artists/Projects-in-Residence Photo New York Stage and Film Announces 2020 Artists/Projects-in-Residence
by BWW News Desk - August 20, 2020

New York Stage and Film announces the 2020 Artists/Projects-in-Residence: Shairi Engle, Morgan Green, Khiyon Hursey, Monet Hurst-Mendoza, Jian Jung, Ilya Khodosh, Sandra Tsing Loh, Molly Beach Murphy, Phanésia Pharel, Brian Quijada, Christina Quintana (CQ), Nygel D. Robinson, Keenan Scott II, Susan ...
AYDAY Shares P.U.K.E. Tape Vol. 2, Debuts Video For 'Lil Green Car' Photo AYDAY Shares P.U.K.E. Tape Vol. 2, Debuts Video For 'Lil Green Car'
by BWW News Desk - August 28, 2020

P.U.K.E. Tape Vol. 2, the second EP from rising 16-year-old artist PAYDAY, is out today—stream it here. She also shares the video for a new track “Lil Green Car” today shot and directed by 777Media of AG Club—watch it below. ...
Photoville Festival Expands Across All Five Boroughs For 2020 Edition Photo Photoville Festival Expands Across All Five Boroughs For 2020 Edition
by BWW News Desk - August 31, 2020

Brooklyn-based non-profit Photoville (co-founded by Laura Roumanos, Sam Barzilay, and Dave Shelley; formerly United Photo Industries) announces Photoville NYC 2020, the ninth year of the festival celebrating and showcasing photographers and organizations from New York and around the world, and adapt...
BWW Interview: Lighting Designer Adam Honoré Talks Amplifying Voices of BIPOC Theatre Photo BWW Interview: Lighting Designer Adam Honoré Talks Amplifying Voices of BIPOC Theatre Artists & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - September 03, 2020

Lighting designer Adam Honoré has been making a splash in the theater world from the moment he burst onto the scene. One of the youngest designers ever to have been nominated for a Drama Desk Award, at the age of 24, for the Off-Broadway smash Carmen Jones, Honoré is consistently working to amplify ...
PeacockSunrise Records Announces the Fall Release of 'Delta Tales' Photo PeacockSunrise Records Announces the Fall Release of 'Delta Tales'
by TV News Desk - September 03, 2020

Sun King Rising's debut album, Delta Tales, will be released this Fall on CD, vinyl, and leading download and streaming sites....
Woodstock Film Festival Announces Official Lineup For Its 21st Edition Photo Woodstock Film Festival Announces Official Lineup For Its 21st Edition
by TV News Desk - September 09, 2020

The Woodstock Film Festival announced today the official lineup for its 21st outing, taking place September 30th - October 4th, 2020...
Wuki Drops Official Music Video For 'I See You' Photo Wuki Drops Official Music Video For 'I See You'
by TV News Desk - September 10, 2020

Wuki and Stoppa have teamed up to create a music video with a message for their track ‘I See You’....
WP THEATER Announces 15 Artists for 2020-22 WP LAB Photo WP THEATER Announces 15 Artists for 2020-22 WP LAB
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2020

WP THEATER has announced the 15 artists selected for the 2020-2022 WP Lab. The two-year residency begins now and culminates with the biennial WP Pipeline Festival....
Yung Baby Tate, Wuki & Stoppa Release 'Hey Ladies' Photo Yung Baby Tate, Wuki & Stoppa Release 'Hey Ladies'
by TV News Desk - September 24, 2020

Grammy-nominated producer Wuki links up with platinum singer/rapper Yung Baby Tate and Houston rapper Stoppa on a new single ‘Hey Ladies’....
Parker McCollum Set To Release New EP 'Hollywood Gold' October 16 Photo Parker McCollum Set To Release New EP 'Hollywood Gold' October 16
by BWW News Desk - September 28, 2020

MCA Nashville's rising star Parker McCollum announces today he will release his new EP, Hollywood Gold, October 16. Parker co-wrote five of the six songs on Hollywood Gold including the previously released track “Young Man's Blues” as well as his current Top 15 single “Pretty Heart.” Hollywood Gold ...
Six Innovative Librettists Selected for Fort Worth Opera's Virtual Libretto Workshop Photo Six Innovative Librettists Selected for Fort Worth Opera's Virtual Libretto Workshop
by BWW News Desk - September 29, 2020

Fort Worth Opera announced today the names of the six librettists whose unpublished works have been selected for Frontiers: FWO Libretto Workshop, an exciting exploration of operatic storytelling, and the eighth installment of its innovative new works showcase....
Six Innovative Librettists Selected for Fort Worth Opera's Virtual Libretto Workshop Photo Six Innovative Librettists Selected for Fort Worth Opera's Virtual Libretto Workshop
by BWW News Desk - September 29, 2020

Fort Worth Opera announced today the names of the six librettists whose unpublished works have been selected for Frontiers: FWO Libretto Workshop, an exciting exploration of operatic storytelling, and the eighth installment of its innovative new works showcase....