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Hotsy Totsy Burlesque's Tribute To The Star Wars Comes to The Slipper Room December 14Hotsy Totsy Burlesque's Tribute To The Star Wars Comes to The Slipper Room December 14
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2017

It is the holiday season and time once again at The Home For Wayward Girls and Fallen Women for the annual viewing of Cherry's favorite TV show: The Star Wars Holiday Special! Join us for a night of Star Wars themed burlesque acts and clips from the actual 1978 fiasco. George Lucas has reportedly said: 'If I had the time and a sledgehammer, I would track down every copy of that show and smash it.' Hosted by Cherry Pitz and Handsome Brad. With performances by: Bimini Cricket, Brief Sweat, Candy Apples, Fem Appeal, Gogo Incognito, Minnie D'Moocha and Rosie Cheeks. (more...)

Deborah Grace Winer presents BABY, DREAM YOUR DREAM at Feinstein's/54 BelowDeborah Grace Winer presents BABY, DREAM YOUR DREAM at Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2017

Marilyn Bergman. Dorothy Fields. Mary Rodgers. Jeanine Tesori. Betty Comden. Throughout theatre history, there have been a few bold pioneers-in-heels who crashed the boys' club, and wrote hit songs and shows like On the Sunny Side of the Street, Sweet Charity, On the Town, Witchcraft, Once Upon a Mattress, and so much more. This entertaining and moving 75 minute revue celebrates these songwriters against the backdrop of the current world's surprisingly ongoing conversation What is a woman's place? (more...)

The Second City Slates 2017 John Candy Box SeriesThe Second City Slates 2017 John Candy Box Series
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2017

The Second City Toronto has announced The John Candy Box Series, a new initiative recognizing outstanding work in Toronto's comedy community, running November 2 - 12, 2017. (more...)

Steven Brinberg Brings SIMPLY BARBRA'S BROADWAY to Don't Tell Mama Next WeekSteven Brinberg Brings SIMPLY BARBRA'S BROADWAY to Don't Tell Mama Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2017

Next week Barbra Streisand plays an intimate club in NYC......in the guise of world renowned impressionist Steven Brinberg as SIMPLY BARBRA'S BROADWAY. (more...)

Broadway Producer Daryl Roth to Discuss Life and Work at NYPL for the Performing ArtsBroadway Producer Daryl Roth to Discuss Life and Work at NYPL for the Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2017

On Monday, November 6, at 6 p.m., the League of Professional Theatre Women (LPTW), dedicated to championing women in theatre since its inception and an authority at the forefront of the conversation about gender parity in American theatre for 35 years, is presenting 11-time Tony Award-winning producer Daryl Roth. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2017

Barbra Streisand plays an intimate club in NYC......in the guise of world renowned impressionist Steven Brinberg as SIMPLY BARBRA'S BROADWAY. (more...)

Photo Flash: Miss Coco Peru Brings THE TAMING OF THE TENSION to BirdlandPhoto Flash: Miss Coco Peru Brings THE TAMING OF THE TENSION to Birdland
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2017

The Broadway at Birdland concert series presents Miss Coco Peru in The Taming of the Tension on Sunday and Monday, October 15 and October 16. Miss Coco Peru has been a little tense lately and one of the things that Coco likes to do when she is tense is invite friends over to her place for tea (and/or cocktails) and a good old-fashioned bullsh*tting session. And that's just what happened at Birdland! BroadwayWorld has photos from the concert below! (more...)

Stephen Cole and Todd Ellison's New Musical THE BLACK AND WHITE BALL to Receive Industry ReadingStephen Cole and Todd Ellison's New Musical THE BLACK AND WHITE BALL to Receive Industry Reading
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2017

It's 1966. Summer in New York City. America is a country in transition. Racial tensions are coming to a head. Black Power is a new catch-phrase in all the daily papers. The country is divided. Protests and violence are everywhere. The classes are ready to clash! (more...)

BWW Review: mad Theatre of Tampa's Production of DISASTER: THE MUSICAL at the Shimberg is a Blast!BWW Review: mad Theatre of Tampa's Production of DISASTER: THE MUSICAL at the Shimberg is a Blast!
by Peter Nason - Oct 8, 2017

What do you get when you merge 'The Poseidon Adventure' and schmaltzy pop songs from the 1970's? One hell of a good time! (more...)

The Second City Slates 2017 John Candy Box SeriesThe Second City Slates 2017 John Candy Box Series
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2017

The Second City Toronto has announced The John Candy Box Series, a new initiative recognizing outstanding work in Toronto's comedy community, running November 2 - 12, 2017. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look - Tony Winner Ben Platt Guests on Next WILL & GRACE + Details On His RolePhoto Flash: First Look - Tony Winner Ben Platt Guests on Next WILL & GRACE + Details On His Role
by TV News Desk - Sep 29, 2017

Tony Award winner and DEAR EVAN HANSEN star Ben Platt guest stars on WILL & GRACE, airing Thursday, October 5 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on NBC. Get a first look below! (more...)

Schimmel Center presents AMERICAN DANCE SPECTACULAR!Schimmel Center presents AMERICAN DANCE SPECTACULAR!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

The Schimmel Center presents American Dance Spectacular! on Saturday, October 21 at 7:30 p.m., exploring the history of American popular dance throughout the 20th century, including the Charleston, Lindy hop, jitterbug, twist, voguing, and more. The performance is directed, co-written and created by Daniel C. Levine (Broadway's Les Mis rables, Chicago, and Mamma Mia!) with choreography by Al Blackstone (Fox's So You Think You Can Dance), music direction by Bryan Perri (Broadway's Wicked and Next to Normal), and book by Susan Batten (Lifetime's Showing Roots) together with six Broadway dancers backed by three vocalists and a live band. (more...)

Steve Brinberg Brings SIMPLY BARBRA'S BROADWAY to Don't Tell Mama Next WeekSteve Brinberg Brings SIMPLY BARBRA'S BROADWAY to Don't Tell Mama Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Barbra Streisand plays an intimate club in NYC......in the guise of world renowned impressionist Steven Brinberg as SIMPLY BARBRA'S BROADWAY this coming Monday, September 18th at 7:00 pm at Don't Tell Mama, 343 West 46th Street, New York, NY 10036 (212 757-0788). (more...)

BWW Preview: 2nd ANNUAL TASTE OF EAST VILLAGE 9/16BWW Preview: 2nd ANNUAL TASTE OF EAST VILLAGE 9/16
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 11, 2017

On Saturday, September 16th, the 2nd Annual Taste of East Village is taking place on East 7th Street (between Cooper Square and 2nd Avenue) from 12pm to 5pm. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Indianapolis - Week of 8/20/2017Now Playing Onstage in Indianapolis - Week of 8/20/2017
by BWW - Aug 20, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 8/20/2017 for Indianapolis (more...)

Miss Coco Peru Returns with THE TAMING OF THE TENSIONMiss Coco Peru Returns with THE TAMING OF THE TENSION
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

The Los Angeles LGBT Center's Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center has announced the return of the legendary Miss Coco Peru in her latest solo show, The Taming of the Tension. Directed by longtime collaborator Michael Schiralli, Coco will play four performances only at the Renberg Theatre on Saturdays, September 9 & 16 at 8pm and Sundays, September 10 & 17 at 7pm. (more...)

Steven Brinberg Presents SIMPLY BARBRA'S BROADWAY at Don't Tell Mama this SeptemberSteven Brinberg Presents SIMPLY BARBRA'S BROADWAY at Don't Tell Mama this September
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2017

Barbra Streisand plays an intimate club in NYC......in the guise of world renowned impressionist Steven Brinberg as SIMPLY BARBRA'S BROADWAY on Monday, September 18th at 7:00 pm at Don't Tell Mama, 343 West 46th Street, New York, NY 10036 (212 757-0788). (more...)

Exclusive Podcast: 'Behind the Curtain' on Broadway Bitmojis, Elvis Impersonators, THE GOLDEN GIRLS, and MoreExclusive Podcast: 'Behind the Curtain' on Broadway Bitmojis, Elvis Impersonators, THE GOLDEN GIRLS, and More
by Behind the Curtain - Jul 12, 2017

Broadway bitmojis, Rob tries out a new impression, the great MADWOMAN OF CENTRAL PARK WEST debate of 2017, ATTACK OF THE ELVIS IMPERSONATORS, Jim Brochu in ZERO HOUR, which episodes of THE GOLDEN GIRLS make Rob & Kevin reach for the hanky, Bea Arthur shows shade at Jerry Herman, Rob sings a theme song, The Public Theatre controversy, has America created its own blacklist, Don Quixote sings about the wind, and a Robert Viagas book that reflects our ideas of collaboration. (more...)

SIMPLY BARBRA'S BROADWAY Starring Steven Brinberg Comes to Rrazz RoomSIMPLY BARBRA'S BROADWAY Starring Steven Brinberg Comes to Rrazz Room
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2017

Barbra Streisand plays an intimate club in New Hope......in the guise of world renowned impressionist Steven Brinberg as SIMPLY BARBRA'S BROADWAY this Saturday, July 8th at 7:30 pm at the Rrazz Room, 6426 Lower York Road (Clarion Hotel), New Hope, PA 18938. (more...)

Steven Brinberg to Star in SIMPLY BARBRA'S BROADWAY at the Rrazz RoomSteven Brinberg to Star in SIMPLY BARBRA'S BROADWAY at the Rrazz Room
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

Barbra Streisand plays an intimate club in New Hope......in the guise of world renowned impressionist Steven Brinberg as SIMPLY BARBRA'S BROADWAY on Saturday, JuLy 8th at 7:30 pm at the Rrazz Room, 6426 Lower York Road (Clarion Hotel), New Hope, PA 18938. (more...)

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