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OFF BROADWAY IN THE BOROS: POP-UPS Performance Series Makes its Broadcast Television  Photo OFF BROADWAY IN THE BOROS: POP-UPS Performance Series Makes its Broadcast Television Debut
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2021

The popular “Off Broadway in the Boros: Pop-Ups” performances will make their broadcast television debut on NYC Life, the lifestyle channel of the City of New York’s broadcast network NYC Media, on Friday, January 15.  The series of five performances, 20 minutes each in length, will be available to New Yorkers via the network’s NYC Life channel. 

Stephanie Pope, Michael Fasano and More Featured in Norwegian Cruise Line's EMBARK NC Photo Stephanie Pope, Michael Fasano and More Featured in Norwegian Cruise Line's EMBARK NCL SPOTLIGHT
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2020

Norwegian Cruise Line is showcasing its continued commitment to the performing arts community with its  second “EMBARK NCL Spotlight” episode, “Live From Broadway,” following the highly successful debut of its first “EMBARK NCL Spotlight” episode, “The Choir of Man – Live From London'.

Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment Debuts OFF BROADWAY IN THE BOROS: POP-UPS Photo Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment Debuts OFF BROADWAY IN THE BOROS: POP-UPS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2020

The 'Off Broadway in the Boros: Pop-Ups' series was a way to call attention to the important contribution small theatres make to New York City's cultural fabric, while also providing support for artists and organizations struggling during the pandemic.

Ojai Film Festival Names Local Filmmaking Award for Bill Paxton Photo Ojai Film Festival Names Local Filmmaking Award for Bill Paxton
by TV News Desk - Oct 22, 2019

The Ojai Film Festival honors the late Bill Paxton with a new award named after him for best locally produced film. An accomplished actor/director and Ojai local, Paxton appeared in many films including The Terminator and Apollo 13. Paxton's son James will present the award, dubbed the Bill Paxton Award for Best Gold Coast Film, at the Awards Brunch on Sunday, November 3 in the Ojai Art Center courtyard. James Paxton, born and raised in Ojai, also works as an actor and producer.

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Rocks Tuacahn Amphitheatre Photo MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Rocks Tuacahn Amphitheatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2018

When you combine the likes of Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash into one recording session, you never know what you're going to get, but you know its going to be spectacular.

Photo Coverage: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Opens at The Berkshire Theatre Group
by Stephen Sorokoff - Jun 18, 2017

The piano at at Berkshire Theatre Group's  Unicorn Theatre will never be the same after Jerry Lee Lewis (Gabriel Aronson) of MIllion Dollar Quartet finished playing and gyrating on it last night at the opening of this Tony Award-Winning Musical, and Broadwayworld was there.

Graham Rowat, Mortimer Brewster and More Sign on for BTG's 2017 Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2017

Berkshire Theatre Group announces additional casting for BTG's 2017 Summer Season, including Broadway actor, Graham Rowat (most recently featured in the Broadway revival of Sunset Boulevard) as Mortimer in Arsenic and Old Lace.

The New York Innovation Theatre Foundation Honors the Best and Brightest of Off-Off Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2016

On Monday, September 26, 2016, The New York Innovative Theatre Foundation, the organization who for the past 12 years has been dedicated to celebrating Off-Off-Broadway, announced the 2016 recipients at its annual awards ceremony, The IT Awards. Hosted by a crowd favorite, Jason Kravits and directed by award winning director and sound designer, DeLisa White the ceremony took place from 7pm to 10pm at the Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College.

2016 Recipients Announced for New York Innovative Theatre Awards
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2016

On Monday, September 26, 2016, The New York Innovative Theatre Foundation, the organization who for the past 12 years has been dedicated to celebrating Off-Off-Broadway, announced the 2016 recipients at its annual awards ceremony, The IT Awards. Hosted by a crowd favorite, Jason Kravits and directed by award winning director and sound designer, DeLisa White the ceremony took place from 7pm to 10pm at the Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College.

2016 New York Innovative Theatre Nominees Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2016

On Monday, August 8, 2016, The New York Innovative Theatre Foundation, the organization who for the past 12 years has been dedicated to celebrating Off-Off-Broadway, announced the 2016 nominees at its annual event, The IT Party, celebrating 12 years and thousands of nominees at 42West. Scroll down for the full list of nominations!

BWW Feature: HENRY AWARDS 2016 presented by Colorado Theatre Guild
by Chris Arneson - Jul 22, 2016

11th Annual Henry Awards Nominees Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2016

The Colorado Theatre Guild's 11th Annual Henry Awards will take place Monday, July 18, 2016 at the PACE Center, 20000 Pikes Peak Avenue in Parker, Colorado. The evening begins at 6 p.m. with cocktails and the awards ceremony will begin at 7 p.m., followed by an after-party. Tickets are $23 for CTG members (limit 2 per person online with the code Henry2016), $30 non-members or $50 VIP. Tickets go on sale June 20 through the PACE Center website, parkerarts.org, or by calling the box office at 303-805-6800. 

BWW Review: RING OF FIRE Burns Bright at Midtown Arts Center
by Felicia Tassone - Feb 1, 2016

Ring of Fire, a lively jukebox revue of the music of the Man in Black, blazes bright at Midtown Arts Center in Fort Collins, CO. There are a total of five actors, all of which accompany themselves on multiple instruments as they take the audience on a journey through Johnny Cash's discography.

New York Neo-Futurists to Present Colin Summers' STEVE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2015

THE NEW YORK NEO-FUTURISTS have announced Colin Summers' STEVE: A Docu-Musical, with music by Summers and Andrew Eckel, lyrics by Steve, and directed by Nessa Norich. STEVE: A Docu-Musical, which had sold-out performances at Joe's Pub, Ant Fest, and Frigid New York Festival, will play a limited engagement at 4th Street Theatre (83 East 4th Street). Performances begin Thursday, August6 and continue through Saturday, August22. Opening Night is Wednesday, August12 (7:30 p.m.).  $16 tickets now available at www.nyneofuturists.org/steve/.

New York Neo-Futurists 10th Anniversary Gala to HonorEric Bogosian, 11/17
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2014

The New York Neo-Futurists, critically acclaimed creators of the award-winning theatrical experience Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind, have announced that the company's 2014 Gala will honor actor and playwright Eric Bogosian. The event-which will include live performances by the Neo- Futurists, exciting live and silent auctions, as well as cocktails, snacks and a dessert bar- will take place at the Bowery Hotel from 7 p.m to 10 p.m., Monday, November 17, 2014. Tickets to this event are on sale now starting at $100 and can be purchased by visiting www.nynf.org.

New York Neo-Futurists Feature 30 Food-Packed Plays in GRADE PENDING This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2014

The New York Neo-Futurists' 2014 Specialty Show, GRADE PENDING, will feature 30 food-packed plays in 60 delicious minutes! Come and see our favorite plays featuring waiters, dumpster meals, the service industry, food deserts, pudding and bourbon.

Tremor Theater Collective's STEVE: A DOCU-MUSICAL Set for 2014 Frigid New York Festival, Now thru 3/9
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2014

STEVE: A DOCU-MUSICAL, written and performed by Colin Summers and directed by Nessa Norich, will play the 2014 Frigid New York Festival - today, February 22 at 2:05 p.m.; February 23 at 6:50 p.m.; February 27 at 8:40 p.m.; March 3 at 7:05 p.m. and March 9 at 3:40 p.m.

New York Neo-Futurists to Feature 30 Food-Packed Plays in GRADE PENDING, 3/7-8
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2014

The New York Neo-Futurists' 2014 Specialty Show, GRADE PENDING, will feature 30 food-packed plays in 60 delicious minutes! Come and see our favorite plays featuring waiters, dumpster meals, the service industry, food deserts, pudding and bourbon.

Tremor Theater Collective's STEVE: A DOCU-MUSICAL Set for 2014 Frigid New York Festival, 2/22-3/9
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2014

STEVE: A DOCU-MUSICAL, written and performed by Colin Summers and directed by Nessa Norich, will play the 2014 Frigid New York Festival.

Horse Trade Theater Group to Present 8th Annual FRIGID New York Festival, 2/19-3/9
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2013

Horse Trade Theater Group will present the 8th Annual FRIGID New York Festival at The Kraine Theater (85 East 4th Street between 2nd Avenue and Bowery) and UNDER St. Marks (94 St. Marks Place between 1st Avenue and Avenue A) February 19-March 9. Founded in 2007, FRIGID New York is an open and uncensored theatre festival that gives artists an opportunity to let their ingenuity thrive in a venue that values freedom of expression and artistic determination. In true support of theatre on the fringe of the mainstream, 100% of box office proceeds will go directly to the artists. FRIGID is here to chill out the New York independent theatre scene's ideas of what a theater festival can be!

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