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BWW Previews: 10 Things to See at Fertile Ground 2021 Photo BWW Previews: 10 Things to See at Fertile Ground 2021
by Krista Garver - Jan 21, 2021

From immersive experiences to theatrical collage to a zombie musical, this year's Fertile Ground Festival promises to be exciting.

Showtime Will Air New Episode of YOUR HONOR Early Photo Showtime Will Air New Episode of YOUR HONOR Early
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 29, 2020

SHOWTIME has announced that the fifth installment of¬†YOUR HONOR,¬†starring¬†Oscar nominee and Emmy, Golden Globe¬ģ, Screen Actors Guild¬ģ¬†and Tony¬ģ¬†Award winner Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad), will release early for streaming and on-demand viewing on Thursday, December 31.

Celia Keenan-Bolger, Blair Underwood and More to be Theatre Forward Broadway Roundtab Photo Celia Keenan-Bolger, Blair Underwood and More to be Theatre Forward Broadway Roundtable Panelists
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 28, 2020

How Does Theatre Mirror Society? will be explored along with drawing on the panelists' experiences and perspectives on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. Topics of the 17th annual Theatre Forward Broadway Roundtable will include an open-ended dialogue about opportunity, access, education and social justice. Panelists all share a passion for the power of storytelling and how it reflects and influences our world.

Ovation Locks Laura Dern and Alfre Woodard as INSIDE THE ACTORS STUDIO Guests Photo Ovation Locks Laura Dern and Alfre Woodard as INSIDE THE ACTORS STUDIO Guests
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 25, 2019

Ovation TV, America's only arts network, has announced the latest hosts and guests of the new season of Inside the Actors Studio. Upcoming episodes will feature Academy Award nominated director Greta Gerwig (Lady Bird, Little Women) interviewing Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner Laura Dern (Marriage Story, Little Women), as well as Tony Award nominee LaTanya Richardson Jackson ('A Raisin in the Sun,' Juanita) interviewing four-time Emmy Award winner Alfre Woodard (Clemency, See).

Toronto International Film Festival Unveils Canadian Features Slate Photo Toronto International Film Festival Unveils Canadian Features Slate
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 31, 2019

The Toronto International Film Festival ¬ģ unveiled today the 26 Canadian features within various programmes that are part of the Festival's 2019 lineup. The slate offers a wide range of perspectives and themes, from youth struggling with the pressures of adulthood to seniors fighting for their independence in virtually every region in the country. The Canadian selection includes seven first features, 13 works by returning TIFF alumni, and almost 50% films directed by women.

VIDEO: Alfre Woodard Stars in the Trailer for JUANITA Photo VIDEO: Alfre Woodard Stars in the Trailer for JUANITA
by Stage Tube - Feb 11, 2019

Netflix has released the trailer for its newest film, JUANITA, which will launch on March 8, 2018.

ANTHROPOCENE Wins Toronto Film Critics Association's 2018 Rogers Best Canadian Film A Photo ANTHROPOCENE Wins Toronto Film Critics Association's 2018 Rogers Best Canadian Film Award
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jan 9, 2019

ANTHROPOCENE: The Human Epoch, a dramatic exploration of humankind's devastating impact on environmental change, has won the Toronto Film Critics Association's 2018 Rogers Best Canadian Film Award.

ReFrame and IMDbPro Announce Second Round of Gender-Balanced Films Photo ReFrame and IMDbPro Announce Second Round of Gender-Balanced Films
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 28, 2018

ReFrameTM (ReFrameProject.org), a coalition of industry professionals and partner companies founded In Film and Sundance Institute-whose mission is to increase the and IMDbPro (imdbpro.com/)- the essential information resource for the entertainment industry-announced today the second round of feature films that qualify for the ReFrame Stamp to recognize standout, gender-balanced films. The complete list of stamp recipients can be found at ReFrameProject.org/stamp and imdb.com/reframe. The ReFrame Stamp program launched on June 8, 2018 with the announcement of 12 films that earned the stamp out of 100 films surveyed. We then expanded the program by inviting studio and independent films that have secured U.S. domestic theatrical or streaming distribution to submit their films for stamp consideration.

The Paley Center Announces Three Additions To It's Spring Center Photo The Paley Center Announces Three Additions To It's Spring Center
by Macon Prickett - Feb 14, 2018

The Paley Center for Media today announced three exciting additions to an already stellar spring season of PaleyLive programming: Jessica Jones Gets a Second Date on March 8, An Evening with Roseanne with a Special Preview of Alex, Inc. with Zach Braff on March 26, andHomicide: Life on the Street: A Reunion on May 24. All programs will take place at the Paley Center's New York City location.

Leading Talent and Global Stars to Descend on the City for this Year's Toronto Intern Photo Leading Talent and Global Stars to Descend on the City for this Year's Toronto International Film Festival
by Emily Bruno - Aug 22, 2017

The Toronto International Film Festival¬ģ today revealed the hundreds of special guests and talent that will attend the Festival this September.

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of the GOD BLESS YOU MR. ROSEWATER Cast Recording Photo VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of the GOD BLESS YOU MR. ROSEWATER Cast Recording
by Stage Tube - Aug 7, 2017

Ghostlight Records celebrates the premiere cast recording of the musical Kurt Vonnegut's God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater - based on the recent production by the New York City Center's Encores! Off-Center musical theater series - with a special new "Making of the Cast Album" video featuring exclusive footage from the recording session and stage production, in addition to commentary from the cast and creative team.

Scoop: STILL STAR-CROSSED on ABC - Today, July 29, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2017

Get all the scoop on STILL STAR-CROSSED, airing on ABC today, July 29, 2017!

Scoop: STILL STAR-CROSSED on ABC - Saturday, July 29, 2017
by - Jul 10, 2017

Get all the scoop on STILL STAR-CROSSED, airing on ABC on Saturday, July 29, 2017!

Sundance Institute Gathers Emerging Global & U.S. Creators at 2017 Directors and Screenwriters Labs
by A.A. Cristi - May 11, 2017

Thirteen new independent feature projects from Cuba, Chile, Kenya, the UK and the U.S. have been selected for the 2017 Sundance Institute Directors and Screenwriters Labs in Utah's Wasatch Mountains. These Labs are the centerpiece of the nonprofit Institute's year-round support for independent artists.

Encores! Off-Center Staging of GOD BLESS YOU, MR. ROSEWATER Heads to the Recording Studio
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

Ghostlight Records has announced plans to record the first-ever cast album of the musical Kurt Vonnegut's God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater, based on the recent production by the New York City Center's Encores! Off-Center musical theater series. 

Prolific Broadway Producer Norman Twain Dies at Age 85
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 9, 2016

Norman Twain, a prolific Broadway producer during the decades of the 1960's and '70's, passed away on Saturday, August 6th following a brief illness. He was 85.

BWW Review: Encores! Off-Center's GOD BLESS YOU, MR. ROSEWATER Stresses The Importance of Being Earnest
by Michael Dale - Jul 30, 2016

The 1979 Off-Broadway musical was the first collaboration from Alan Menken and Howard Ashman.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Encores! GOD BLESS YOU, MR. ROSEWATER
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 27, 2016

Next up at Encores! Off-Center is Kurt Vonnegut's God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater. The first musical written by the blockbuster team of Howard Ashman and Alan Menken, the Off-Center production will star Skylar Astin, Derrick Baskin, Jeff Blumenkrantz, Nick Choksi, Eddie Cooper, Kevin Del Aguila, Santino Fontana, Clark Johnson, James Earl Jones, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Kevin Ligon, Marla Louissaint, Liz McCartney, Bonnie Milligan, Brynn O'Malley, and Kate Wetherhead. Check out a sneak peek of the cast in action below!

This Week on BroadwayWorld TV: Hottest Videos from 7/18 - 7/25/2016
by - Jul 25, 2016

Hottest Videos on BroadwayWorld.com 7/18 - 7/25/2016.

This Week on BroadwayWorld TV: Hottest Videos from 7/17 - 7/24/2016
by - Jul 24, 2016

Hottest Videos on BroadwayWorld.com 7/17 - 7/24/2016.

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