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Vertical Entertainment Acquires Worldwide Rights to PAYBACK Photo Vertical Entertainment Acquires Worldwide Rights to PAYBACK
by TV News Desk - Oct 23, 2020

Vertical Entertainment has acquired the worldwide rights to crime drama Payback. The film marks the feature debut of director Joseph Mensch.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THEN CAME YOU Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THEN CAME YOU
by Stage Tube - Sep 15, 2020

A lonely widow plans a trip around the world with her husband's ashes, to visit the places they loved in the movies. The first stop on the journey changes her life forever.

Josh Blue to Perform at Comedy Works South at the Landmark Photo Josh Blue to Perform at Comedy Works South at the Landmark
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2020

Best known as the comedian who puts the cerebral in Cerebral Palsy, Josh Blue centers much of his self-deprecating act around his disability. He exploded onto the national comedy scene by capturing the attention of the country as the winner of NBC's Last Comic Standing.

Popovich Comedy Pet Theater Comes to Thrasher-Horne Center Photo Popovich Comedy Pet Theater Comes to Thrasher-Horne Center
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2020

Popovich Comedy Pet Theater- The World Famous Popovich Comedy Pet Theater is a family-oriented blend of the unique comedy and juggling skills of Gregory Popovich, and the talents of his furry costars. There are more than 30 pets in the show, each one has been rescued from animal shelters and given a new leash on life!

Actor and Singer Wilford Brimley Dies at Age 85 Photo Actor and Singer Wilford Brimley Dies at Age 85
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2020

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that actor Wilford Brimley has died at age 85.

Ted Alexandro Releases New Special to Benefit COVID Bail Out NYC Photo Ted Alexandro Releases New Special to Benefit COVID Bail Out NYC
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2020

A quarantine may not seem like the ideal time to shoot and release a comedy special but once comedian Ted Alexandro began performing on nightly livestreams (dubbed 'TeddyGrams'), he was pleasantly surprised by the international audience choosing to spend time with him on Instagram. He has now compiled the best of his lockdown livestreams to create the special Stay at Home Comedian. While the special will be free to watch online,

Ted Alexandro Releases New Special To Benefit COVID Bail Out NYC Photo Ted Alexandro Releases New Special To Benefit COVID Bail Out NYC
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2020

A quarantine may not seem like the ideal time to shoot and release a comedy special but once comedian Ted Alexandro began performing on nightly livestreams (dubbed 'TeddyGrams'), he was pleasantly surprised by the international audience choosing to spend time with him on Instagram. He has now compiled the best of his lockdown livestreams to create the special Stay at Home Comedian.

Comedian Ed Hill Postpones His Comedy Special Taping CANDY AND SMILEY Photo Comedian Ed Hill Postpones His Comedy Special Taping CANDY AND SMILEY
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2020

Due to COVID-19 pandemic, Taiwanese Canadian Comedian Ed Hill will postpone his original March 28 taping of his comedy special Candy and Smiley to October 10, 2020.

The Broad Stage Presents The Wicked Tinkers Photo The Broad Stage Presents The Wicked Tinkers
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2020

The Eli and Edythe Broad Stage is proud to present the hypnotic and high-energy Wicked Tinkers on Saturday, March 14 at 11:00am. Pioneers of the growing Celtic tribal music movement, Glendale-based Wicked Tinkers use rousing bagpipes, tribal drums and the bronze-age Irish horn to bring a re-imagined vitality to Scottish and Irish music. This family-friendly concert event will be a lively morning of music, culture and history of the Celtic people.

Comedian Kyle Dunnigan To Play The Den Theatre Photo Comedian Kyle Dunnigan To Play The Den Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2020

Comedian Kyle Dunnigan brings his stand-up tour to The Den Theatre for one night only, Friday, June 19, 2020 at 7 pm on The Den's Heath Mainstage, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago. Tickets ($22 - $33) are currently available at www.thedentheatre.com, in person at The Den box office or by calling (773) 697-3830. Ages 21+.

Comedy Dynamics Has Acquired Worldwide Rights To The First Gay Male Stand Up Comedy A Photo Comedy Dynamics Has Acquired Worldwide Rights To The First Gay Male Stand Up Comedy Anthology Feature Special
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2020

Ahead of the show's world premiere and taping, Comedy Dynamics has acquired worldwide distribution rights to Brash Boys Club, the first gay male stand up comedy anthology feature special staring Owen Alabado, Dash Kwiatkowski and Brad Loekle to be directed and produced by the creator of Comedy InvAsian and Brash Girls Club's producer Quentin Lee through his shingle Margin Films.

Lewis Black Brings IT GETS BETTER EVERY DAY Comes to Van Wezel Photo Lewis Black Brings IT GETS BETTER EVERY DAY Comes to Van Wezel
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2020

Lewis Black returns to the Van Wezel by popular demand on Saturday, February 8 at 8 p.m. with his a?oeIt Gets Better Every Daya?? tour! The a?oeking of the rant,a?? known for his comedic yelling, has performed across the world throughout Europe, New Zealand, Canada and the U.S., garnering critical acclaim as a stand-up comedian, actor and author.

Coral Springs Center for the Arts Announces Concerts and Shows for February & March Photo Coral Springs Center for the Arts Announces Concerts and Shows for February & March
by TV News Desk - Jan 6, 2020

The Coral Springs Center for the Arts is rocking away in February and March with 14 concerts and shows celebrating legendary musicians, comedians, and more. The state-of the-art performing arts center is located at 2855 Coral Springs Drive. Tickets for all concerts and shows are now available for purchase by calling the Box Office at 954-344-5990 or by going online to www.TheCenterCS.com.

Single Tickets for ASPEN LAUGH FESTIVAL Go on Sale Today Photo Single Tickets for ASPEN LAUGH FESTIVAL Go on Sale Today
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2020

A 'Saturday Night Live' favorite (and stand-up comedy legend), an award-winning host of 'The Daily Show,' an iconic improv troupe, a trio of headliners, and more are all included in the line-up of performers for the 2020 Aspen Laugh Festival, running February 18-22, 2020 in Aspen, Colorado. PLUS, we've added Aspen favorite Becky Robinson, 'GLOW' star Jackie Tohn, and more to the Aspen Laugh Festival lineup with Free Apres Comedy Shows. Single tickets for all Aspen Laugh Festival shows are on sale now at the Wheeler Opera House Box Office (970.920.5770/ aspenshowtix.com). The Wheeler Opera House is located at 320 E. Hyman Ave., Aspen, CO.

Grand Illusionist Rob Lake Partners With The Vokol Group To Promote America's Got Tal Photo Grand Illusionist Rob Lake Partners With The Vokol Group To Promote America's Got Talent Finalist Nationwide
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2020

Rob Lake has dazzled and entertained millions with his mind-blowing illusions across network television, including as a finalist on America's Got Talent, and in front of sold-out audiences in arenas and theatres worldwide. As part of his 2020 marketing roll-out, Dana (Vokolek) Cobb, president of The Vokol Group, will be joining his team at the Association of Performing Arts Presenters in New York City in January.

10 Broadway Stars Who Ruled the Decade Photo 10 Broadway Stars Who Ruled the Decade
by BWW News Desk - Dec 26, 2019

Much has changed on Broadway over the past ten years, including the incredible roster of talent that fills Playbill after Playbill. We have mourned the loss of some of Broadway's brightest stars, and welcomed new talents, who have taken the theatre scene by storm.  While we salute each and every person who has played in a part in the Broadway experience (both onstage or off), BroadwayWorld is shining a spotlight on ten stars who had a particularly killer decade. 

Coral Springs Center For The Arts Kicks Off 2020 With 11 Concerts And Shows Photo Coral Springs Center For The Arts Kicks Off 2020 With 11 Concerts And Shows
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2019

The Coral Springs Center for the Arts blasts into 2020 with 11 fun, fabulous and frequently family friendly concerts and shows in January and February. The state-of the-art performing arts center is located at 2855 Coral Springs Drive. Tickets for all concerts and shows are now available for purchase by calling the Box Office at 954-344-5990 or by going online to www.TheCenterCS.com.

Steve Cochran's New Year's Eve Comedy Show Returns To Raue Center Photo Steve Cochran's New Year's Eve Comedy Show Returns To Raue Center
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2019

Wouldn't it be great if you could see a New Year's Eve show and still be home falling asleep by 11 p.m. like you do every year? Good news: there is! Raue Center For The Arts is excited to announce the return of Steve Cochran's New Year's Eve Comedy Show at 1 p.m. on December 31, 2019.

Wheeler Opera House Announces Full Roster Of Events Coming To Winter Season In Aspen Photo Wheeler Opera House Announces Full Roster Of Events Coming To Winter Season In Aspen
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2019

The Wheeler Opera House is pleased to announce the full roster of its jam-packed winter season, featuring theatrical events, concerts, comedy and films for the entire family to enjoy. Tickets go on sale Monday, November 25 at noon at the Wheeler Box Office (970.920.5770/ aspenshowtix.com). The Wheeler Opera House is located at 320 E. Hyman Ave., Aspen, CO.

Jewish Women's Theatre to Host its First-Ever Comedy Club Night: THREE JEWS AND A BLO Photo Jewish Women's Theatre to Host its First-Ever Comedy Club Night: THREE JEWS AND A BLONDE WALK INTO THE BRAID
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2019

For one night only, Jewish Women's Theatre (JWT) will be transformed into a comedy club for two performances of Three Jews and a Blonde Walk into the Braid, a night of standup featuring Emmy Award-winning comedian Monica Piper and three of her very funny women friends.

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