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John Oliver, Bruce Springsteen, Jon Stewart & More Raise $6M at 8th Annual STAND UP FOR HEROES
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 6, 2014

Presented by the New York Comedy Festival, the 8th Annual Stand Up for Heroes, a night of comedy and music, returned last night to a sold-out crowd at the Theater at Madison Square Garden to raise more than $6 million in support of post-9/11 injured service members, veterans and their families through the Bob Woodruff Foundation.

Louis C.K., John Mulaney, John Oliver & More Set for 8th Annual Stand Up For Heroes Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2014

Stand Up for Heroes, New York's most impactful night of comedy and music, returns to the Theater at Madison Square Garden, tonight, Nov. 5, at 8 p.m. Presented by the Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) and New York Comedy Festival (NYCF), the star-studded occasion honors the sacrifice of returning service members, veterans and their families.

Louis C.K., John Mulaney, John Oliver & More Set for 8th Annual Stand Up For Heroes, 11/5
by Tyler Peterson - Sep 18, 2014

Stand Up for Heroes, New York's most impactful night of comedy and music, returns to the Theater at Madison Square Garden, Wednesday, Nov. 5, at 8 p.m. Presented by the Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF) and New York Comedy Festival (NYCF), the star-studded occasion honors the sacrifice of returning service members, veterans and their families.

John Oliver, Bruce Springsteen & More to Perform at 8th Annual Stand Up for Heroes This November
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 17, 2014

Stand Up for Heroes, New York's most impactful night of comedy and music, returns to the Theater at Madison Square Garden, Wednesday, Nov. 5, at 8 p.m.

Elton John AIDS Foundation's 13th Annual An Enduring Vision Benefit
by Robert Diamond - Sep 8, 2014

On Tuesday, October 28, 2014, the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) will present its 13th annual An Enduring Vision benefit at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. The Foundation welcomes back award-winning CNN anchor Anderson Cooper, who will host the event for a seventh year.

Strawberry One-Act Festival Presents SPERM Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2014

Strawberry One-Act Festival presents Sperm, written and directed by Justin Johnson tonight, August 23 at 5pm.

Strawberry One-Act Festival Presents SPERM, 8/23
by Courtnie Mele - Jul 20, 2014

A man faces challenges when he is unable to have a child with his wife due to his ineffective sperm. This problem causes both marital and mental strife as he questions what it means to be a man in a journey that takes him down the dark path of struggling pregnancy expectations.

RAW DEATH Plays The Kraine Theatre, Now thru 6/28
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2014

RAW DEATH, written and directed by Vassilea Terzaki, sponsored by Fractured Atlas, will play The Kraine Theatre, 85 E 4th St, New York, NY 10003. Performances run tonight, June 26 at 7.30, Friday, June 27 at 7.30 and Saturday, June 28 at 7.30 p.m.

RAW DEATH to Play The Kraine Theatre, 6/26-28
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2014

RAW DEATH, written and directed by Vassilea Terzaki, sponsored by Fractured Atlas, will play The Kraine Theatre, 85 E 4th St, New York, NY 10003. Performances run Thursday, June 26 at 7.30, Friday, June 27 at 7.30 and Saturday, June 28 at 7.30 p.m.

BWW Reviews: NORWAY PLAYS: DRAMA BEYOND IBSEN: No Doll's Life
by Duncan Pflaster - Dec 11, 2013

Ego Actus and Scandinavian American Theater Company (SATC) present the US Premiere of NORWAY PLAYS: DRAMA BEYOND IBSEN, two one act plays by contemporary Norwegian playwrights.

NORWAY PLAYS Opens Off-Broadway this Week
by Tyler Peterson - Nov 11, 2013

Ego Actus and Scandinavian American Theater Company (SATC) will present the US Premiere of NORWAY PLAYS: DRAMA BEYOND IBSEN. The evening features two 50-minute one act plays by contemporary Norwegian playwrights, both of whom have won the prestigious Ibsen Award: THE RETURNING by Fredrik Brattberg (directed by Henning Hegland) and MORE by Maria Tryti Vennerod (directed by Joan Kane). Previews of this limited Off-Broadway engagement begin November 9 at Theater For The New City with opening is slated for November 13.

NORWAY PLAYS: DRAMA BEYOND IBSEN to Open Off-Broadway at Theater For The New City, 11/13
by Tyler Peterson - Oct 8, 2013

Ego Actus and Scandinavian American Theater Company (SATC) present the US Premiere of NORWAY PLAYS: DRAMA BEYOND IBSEN. The evening features two 70-minute one act plays by contemporary Norwegian playwrights, both of whom have won the prestigious Ibsen Award: THE RETURNING by Fredrik Brattberg (directed by Henning Hegland) and MORE by Maria Tryti Vennerod (directed by Joan Kane). Previews of this limited Off-Broadway engagement begin November 9 at Theater For The New City with opening is slated for November 13.

Ego Actus Presents WHAT DO YOU MEAN, 6/15-6/23
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2013

what do you mean, an uproarious 'play without a play,' starts with Chris onstage, frantically creating a play, word for word. Our young playwright takes the audience and his colleagues (a bevy of the theatre's usual characters - from the penny-pinching producer to the know-it-all-intern) on a surreal, unapologetic journey through the creative process. Get ready... the audience may become part of the action as well.

Ego Actus Presents WHAT DO YOU MEAN, Now thru 6/23
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2013

what do you mean, an uproarious 'play without a play,' starts with Chris onstage, frantically creating a play, word for word. Our young playwright takes the audience and his colleagues (a bevy of the theatre's usual characters - from the penny-pinching producer to the know-it-all-intern) on a surreal, unapologetic journey through the creative process. Get ready... the audience may become part of the action as well.

Ego Actus Presents WHAT DO YOU MEAN, 6/15-6/23
by Ben Peltz - May 31, 2013

what do you mean, an uproarious 'play without a play,' starts with Chris onstage, frantically creating a play, word for word. Our young playwright takes the audience and his colleagues (a bevy of the theatre's usual characters - from the penny-pinching producer to the know-it-all-intern) on a surreal, unapologetic journey through the creative process. Get ready... the audience may become part of the action as well.

CBS Tops 40th Annual DAYTIME EMMY AWARD NOMINATIONS; Full List Announced
by Caryn Robbins - May 1, 2013

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) today announced the nominees for the 40th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards.

HAMLET BOUND & UNBOUND Plays Midtown International Theatre Festival, 7/31-8/5
by Kelsey Denette - Jul 2, 2012

This irreverent dark comedy 'winks at every serious (albeit twisted) actor's deepest fantasy, while giving due homage to the Bard's most enigmatic character and due lampooning of the hollowness of Hollywood.'

Photo Flash: First Look at LET'S KILL GRANDMA THIS CHRISTMAS Reading!
by Linda Lenzi - Jun 19, 2012

On June 18, Robert Nicotra & John Dapolito presented Let's Kill Grandma This Christmas- A Contagious Laughter Production, at Manhattan Theatre Club Studios. The new comedy by Brian Gianci featured casting by Judy Bowman, and is aiming for an Off-Broadway run this winter. The cast included Dean Winters, Audrie Neenan, Adam Mucci, Amy Rutberg and James Wirt. Check out photos from the reading below!

Photo Flash: 12th Annual Midsummer Night Drinks Benefited 'God’s Love We Deliver'
by James T Harding - Jun 19, 2012

At Saturday night's 12th annual Midsummer Night Drinks hundreds of friends and supporters gathered at Woodhouse Park, the stunning East Hampton home of Tony Ingrao and Randy Kemper, for a wonderful evening of fun, food and cocktails, all benefiting God's Love We Deliver. This signature event supports one of New York City's most beloved charities, the only organization of its kind that cooks and home delivers nutritious meals to clients living with severe illnesses, their children and senior caregivers.

Photo Coverage: Show Choir Canada National Championships 2012
by Kelly Cameron - Apr 26, 2012

BWW is thrilled to bring its readers exclusive photos of the 2012 Canada Show Choir Championships which took place in Toronto last weekend.

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