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AT&T Performing Arts Center Announces Off Broadway On Flora 2017-18 SeasonAT&T Performing Arts Center Announces Off Broadway On Flora 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2017

The nonprofit AT&T Performing Arts Center is pleased to announce the Off Broadway On Flora 2017/2018 season, featuring a diverse range of shows ranging from immersive theatre to improv comedy to searing satire, many of which have enjoyed sold-out success in New York, Chicago and London. (more...)

VIDEO: Bill Hader's Anthony Scaramucci Sets the Record Straight on SNL: WEEKEND UPDATEVIDEO: Bill Hader's Anthony Scaramucci Sets the Record Straight on SNL: WEEKEND UPDATE
by TV News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

On last night's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE: WEEKEND UPDATE, Anthony Scaramucci (Bill Hader) FaceTimed the show to clear up some of his comments as White House Communications Director. (more...)

Guest Blog: Joshua Mumby Talks THE BLUES BROTHERSGuest Blog: Joshua Mumby Talks THE BLUES BROTHERS
by Guest Blog: Joshua Mumby - Jul 21, 2017

Welcome to a day in the life of a rock star! OK, so I'm going to start by admitting it's not a completely accurate statement, but on the whole, all the cool things are pretty much in there. All of them. The reason that I say is because essentially Dave and I (Dave plays my brother in the show, Jake Blues) have found ourselves saying that statement more and more often. (more...)

CITY CINEMA presented by NOW Continues at YONGE-DUNDAS SQUARE 2017CITY CINEMA presented by NOW Continues at YONGE-DUNDAS SQUARE 2017
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2017

Canada's 150th Birthday is worth celebrating all summer long which is exactly what YONGE-DUNDAS SQUARE (YDS) and City Cinema presented by NOW will be doing, every Tuesday at sunset! (more...)

Sam Moore Releasing New Album 'An American Patriot' This FallSam Moore Releasing New Album 'An American Patriot' This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2017

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame member, the legendary GRAMMY-winning 'Soul Man', Sam Moore will release a new album titled An American Patriot later this year. The album will pay tribute to those who have served our country. On An American Patriot, Moore delivers inspiring renditions of iconic classics including Lee Greenwood's “God Bless the U.S.A.” (more...)

BWW's Guide to 4th of July TV Celebrations - Laura Osnes, Leslie Odom Jr., Heather Headley & More!BWW's Guide to 4th of July TV Celebrations - Laura Osnes, Leslie Odom Jr., Heather Headley & More!
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 3, 2017

With the celebration of America's birthday just around the corner, BWW brings you a guide to this year's Fourth of July television specials, featuring performances by BANDSTAND's Laura Osnes, Tony Award winner Leslie Odom, Jr, and the World Premiere of new music from award-winning composer Alan Menken! (more...)

Soul Man Sam Moore Joins The Blues Brothers For PBS's A CAPITOL FOURTHSoul Man Sam Moore Joins The Blues Brothers For PBS's A CAPITOL FOURTH
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2017

Grammy and Rock & Roll Hall of Famer and Legendary Soul Man Sam Moore will join Dan Aykroyd and Jim Belushi of The Blues Brothers for a special guest performance on the 37th annual edition of PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH (more...)

BWW Interview: Laura Osnes Joins A CAPITOL FOURTH Line-Up, Talks Why She's Proud to Be An AmericanBWW Interview: Laura Osnes Joins A CAPITOL FOURTH Line-Up, Talks Why She's Proud to Be An American
by Steve Schonberg - Jun 26, 2017

BroadwayWorld had a chance to catch up with Laura Osnes this past weekend to hear about heading to Washington, D.C. and other exciting news, including the recent release of the Bandstand original cast album. (more...)

BANDSTAND's Laura Osnes to Perform on PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTHBANDSTAND's Laura Osnes to Perform on PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

Joining the all-star line-up for the 37th annual edition of PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH, broadcast live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol, are acclaimed country music singer and songwriter Kellie Pickler, Grammy-nominated gospel legend Yolanda Adams and Broadway star and two-time Tony Award nominee Laura Osnes (BANDSTAND).  (more...)

Yonge-Dundas Square Announces CITY CINEMAYonge-Dundas Square Announces CITY CINEMA
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2017

A great way for Torontonians to celebrate Canada's sesquicentennial is in the heart of the city at YONGE-DUNDAS SQUARE (YDS) while catching a fun flick with City Cinema presented by NOW. (more...)

Book Now For THE BLUES BROTHERS In The West EndBook Now For THE BLUES BROTHERS In The West End
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2017

THE BLUES BROTHERS returns to the West End for the third time, playing at The Matcham Room at London's Hippodrome this summer, playing 18 July to 26 August. Book tickets here from £34.50 (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2017

Rock 'n' Roll phenomenon, The Blues Brothers, returns to the West End at the prestigious Hippodrome for a limited, soulful summer special from 18 July - 26 August, with press night on Friday 21 July.  (more...)

PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH Welcomes John Stamos to Host America's National Independence Day Celebration Live From the U.S. Capitol!PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH Welcomes John Stamos to Host America's National Independence Day Celebration Live From the U.S. Capitol!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2017

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Broadway's Phillipa Soo to Perform on PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH; John Stamos to HostBroadway's Phillipa Soo to Perform on PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH; John Stamos to Host
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2017

Emmy Award-nominated actor and producer John Stamos (FULLER HOUSE, SCREAM QUEENS) is set to host the 37th annual edition of PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH, broadcast live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol. (more...)

TAKE OFF, EH! with Dave Thomas & Rick Moranis Set for The Second City Toronto This JulyTAKE OFF, EH! with Dave Thomas & Rick Moranis Set for The Second City Toronto This July
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2017

Dave Thomas and The Second City will present TAKE OFF, EH!, a star-studded intimate evening featuring performances from some of Canada's biggest names in comedy and music on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 on The Second City Toronto's Mainstage, with proceeds going to 'Jake Thomas's Road to Recovery' and Spinal Cord Injury Ontario. (more...)

Paul Shaffer of David Letterman to Play The Ridgefield PlayhousePaul Shaffer of David Letterman to Play The Ridgefield Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2017

Shaffer is best known for the 30 plus years he spent as David Letterman's musical director and bandleader, but on Saturday, May 6th at 8 p.m. this world renowned musician takes center stage at The Ridgefield Playhouse! (more...)

South Orange Performing Arts Center Welcomes The Second CitySouth Orange Performing Arts Center Welcomes The Second City
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2017

On May 12, Chicago's legendary sketch and improv comedy theater returns to South Orange Performing Arts Center, One SOPAC Way, South Orange, NJ at 8 p.m. with "We're All In This Room Together." Full of the live and in-your-face entertainment Netflix can't provide, this must-attend show features improvised comedy, audience interaction, and of-the-moment sketches and songs from The Second City made famous by superstars like Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert, Steve Carell, Gilda Radner, Bill Murray and more. Never the same show twice, join us in the "Room" where it happens during this special one-night engagement. (more...)

NBC Sets Summer Schedule Reality, Comedy and DramaNBC Sets Summer Schedule Reality, Comedy and Drama
by TV News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

Building on the momentum of another highly successful season in which NBC once again ranks #1 in adults 18-49, the network has announced the rollout of an ambitious summer schedule that includes the premiere of new dance competition series “World of Dance” with judges Jennifer Lopez, Derek Hough, NE-YO and host/mentor Jenna Dewan Tatum; the return of the #1 show of summer, “America's Got Talent,” with new host Tyra Banks; and the network's obstacle course sensation, “American Ninja Warrior.” (more...)

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE: WEEKEND UPDATE Coming to Primetime Beginning 8/10SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE: WEEKEND UPDATE Coming to Primetime Beginning 8/10
by TV News Desk - Mar 14, 2017

NBC is bringing a late-night institution to primetime with a four-episode order for SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE: WEEKEND UPDATE, which joins the schedule starting Thursday, Aug. 10 at 9 p.m. (more...)

Des Moines Community Playhouse Green Room Renovated to Honor ActressDes Moines Community Playhouse Green Room Renovated to Honor Actress
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2017

The family of actress Susan M. Grozier led a $40,000 campaign to renovate the Des Moines Community Playhouse's Green Room in her honor. Nearly 200 individuals and corporations from throughout the United States contributed to the campaign, including Dan Aykroyd & Donna Dixon, Jim Belushi, Better Than Ezra Foundation, and Live Nation Worldwide. Grozier's family, project donors, and volunteers will be in attendance at a dedication of the new space, 5:00-7:00 PM, Thursday, Mar. 9. (more...)

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