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Since her stunning arrival on the film scene in Urban Cowboy, Debra Winger has long been acknowledged as one of the screen’s finest actresses. Her performances in An Officer and A Gentleman, Terms of Endearment and Shadowlands brought her Best Actress Academy Award® nominations. She appeared ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Since her stunning arrival on the film scene in Urban Cowboy, Debra Winger has long been acknowledged as one of the screen’s finest actresses. Her performances in An Officer and A Gentleman, Terms of Endearment and Shadowlands brought her Best Actress Academy Award® nominations. She appeared ... (read complete bio)
Kristen Bell Joins Bebe Neuwirth, Da'Vine Joy Randolph in ULTRA CITY SMITHS Photo Kristen Bell Joins Bebe Neuwirth, Da'Vine Joy Randolph in ULTRA CITY SMITHS
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 20, 2021

The series hinges on an investigation into the mysterious disappearance of fictional metropolis Ultra City’s most famous magnate (Smith).

The Smith Center Announces Public On Sale For Broadway 2021-2022 Season Tickets Photo The Smith Center Announces Public On Sale For Broadway 2021-2022 Season Tickets
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2021

Las Vegas' Heart of the Arts, The Smith Center for the Performing Arts is raising the curtain once again and welcome its valued patrons back for the 2021-2022 season of its highly popular Broadway Las Vegas Series.

WAITRESS, AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN and More Announced for Broadway Is Back In Thous Photo WAITRESS, AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN and More Announced for Broadway Is Back In Thousand Oaks Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2021

The American Theatre Guild has announced the Broadway Is Back In Thousand Oaks Series at the Bank of America Performing Arts Center. This season includes AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN, WAITRESS, SOUTH PACIFIC and SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical. This season will feature Add On/Swap A Show Option SPAMILTON: An American Parody.

HAMILTON, MEAN GIRLS, and More Announced at Walton Arts Center This Fall Photo HAMILTON, MEAN GIRLS, and More Announced at Walton Arts Center This Fall
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 7, 2021

​​​​​​​Walton Arts Center announced tonight a must-see lineup for the 2021-22 Procter & Gamble Broadway Series. Touring Broadway returns to Northwest Arkansas this fall, and a Broadway subscription gets you the best seats at the best price in the room where it happens.

The Smith Center Announces 2021-2022 Broadway Las Vegas Season Photo The Smith Center Announces 2021-2022 Broadway Las Vegas Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 5, 2021

The Smith Center for the Performing Arts will raise the curtain once again and welcome its valued patrons back for the 2021-2022 season of its highly popular Broadway Las Vegas Series. Sponsored by Southern Nevada Toyota Dealers and University Medical Center, the impressive season features six Broadway stage productions.

Kansas City Broadway Series Announces MEAN GIRLS, TOOTSIE & More as Part of BROADWAY  Photo Kansas City Broadway Series Announces MEAN GIRLS, TOOTSIE & More as Part of BROADWAY IS BACK SERIES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 4, 2021

Broadway Across America and The American Theatre Guild have announced the return of Broadway to the stage with the Broadway Is Back In Kansas City Series at the Music Hall and Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts.  This powerful season features a 6 Show Season Ticket Package including MEAN GIRLS, TOOTSIE, AIN’T TOO PROUD and more.

SiriusXM Willie's Roadhouse to Air URBAN COWBOY 40th Anniversary Special Photo SiriusXM Willie's Roadhouse to Air URBAN COWBOY 40th Anniversary Special
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 17, 2020

In honor of the 40th anniversary of the movie and soundtrack phenomenon, a?oeUrban Cowboy,a?? country legends Mickey Gilley and Johnny Lee will co-host an exclusive one-hour special.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For the Upcoming Film KAJILLIONAIRE Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For the Upcoming Film KAJILLIONAIRE
by Stage Tube - Aug 8, 2020

The official trailer has been released for the upcoming film Kajillionaire! From acclaimed writer/director Miranda July comes a profoundly moving and wildly original comedy.

VIDEO: Naomi Watts Announces TERMS OF ENDEARMENT for AFI Movie Club Photo VIDEO: Naomi Watts Announces TERMS OF ENDEARMENT for AFI Movie Club
by Stage Tube - May 10, 2020

Naomi Watts announced today's AFI Movie Club selection: TERMS OF ENDEARMENT. AFI Life Achievement Award recipients Shirley MacLaine (2012) and Jack Nicholson (1994) came together to help bring you to tears in TERMS OF ENDEARMENT. The film's director, James L. Brooks, is the Artistic Director of the AFI Conservatory.  

Focus Features Announce Release Dates for KAJILLIONAIRE and COME PLAY Photo Focus Features Announce Release Dates for KAJILLIONAIRE and COME PLAY
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 10, 2020

Focus Features will release KAJILLIONAIRE on Friday June 19, 2020 and COME PLAY on Friday, July 24, 2020 domestically in North America.

INSIDE THE ACTORS STUDIO's James Lipton Has Died at 93 Photo INSIDE THE ACTORS STUDIO's James Lipton Has Died at 93
by Stephi Wild - Mar 2, 2020

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that James Lipton, executive producer, writer, and host of the Bravo cable television series Inside the Actors Studio, has died at age 93.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for HOPE GAP, Starring Annette Bening & Bill Nighy Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for HOPE GAP, Starring Annette Bening & Bill Nighy
by Stage Tube - Feb 14, 2020

The intimate, intense and loving story of HOPE GAP charts the life of Grace (Annette Bening), shocked to learn her husband (Bill Nighy) is leaving her for another after 29 years of marriage, and the ensuing emotional fallout the dissolution has on their only grown son (Josh O'Connor). Unraveled and feeling displaced in her small seaside town, Grace ultimately regains her footing and discovers a new, powerful voice.

Focus Features Acquires Worldwide Rights to Sundance Hit KAJILLIONAIRE Photo Focus Features Acquires Worldwide Rights to Sundance Hit KAJILLIONAIRE
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 6, 2020

Focus Features has acquired the worldwide rights to Miranda July's Kajillionaire, which premiered to rave reviews at the Sundance Film Festival. Written and directed by July, who won multiple awards at the Cannes Film Festival for Me and You and Everyone We Know including the Critics Week Grand Prize, the Prix Regards Jeune and the Camera d'Or, Kajillionaire stars Golden Globe® nominated Evan Rachel Wood (Westworld), Golden Globe® winner Gina Rodriguez (Jane the Virgin), Academy Award® nominated Richard Jenkins (The Shape of Water), and Academy Award® nominated Debra Winger (The Lovers, Terms of Endearment). Producers are Plan B Entertainment's Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner, and Youree Henley. Plan B Entertainment's Brad Pitt, Annapurna's Megan Ellison, and Jillian Longnecker executive produced. Focus Features will distribute the film in the U.S. and Universal Pictures International will distribute internationally.

Mickey Gilley and Johnny Lee Announce The 'Urban Cowboy Reunion Tour' Photo Mickey Gilley and Johnny Lee Announce The 'Urban Cowboy Reunion Tour'
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jan 16, 2020

Gilley, now in his 80's, is still going strong with more than 80 tour dates a year. In honor of the 40th anniversary of “Urban Cowboy,” Gilley continues his partnership with Johnny Lee for the 'Urban Cowboy Reunion Tour.'

Michael Tilson Thomas Celebrated at Kennedy Center Honors in Tribute Performance by A Photo Michael Tilson Thomas Celebrated at Kennedy Center Honors in Tribute Performance by Alumni of New World Symphony
by Abigail Charpentier - Dec 12, 2019

This past Sunday, newly awarded Kennedy Center Honoree Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT) was celebrated in a special tribute presentation at the 42nd annual Kennedy Center Honors Gala. The tribute included a performance by more than 40 alumni of the New World Symphony, America's Orchestral Academy (NWS), which MTT co-founded 32 years ago as a training ground for the next generation of classical musicians. Conducted by NWS alumnus and Louisville Orchestra Music Director Teddy Abrams, the alumni musicians paid tribute to MTT's wide-ranging artistry, performing a program that celebrated his acclaimed interpretations of modern masters, his advocacy for American music, and his own work as a composer. Joining the orchestra in performance were MTT's longtime friends and collaborators Audra McDonald and Yuja Wang, as well as Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich, who recently collaborated with MTT as part of Metallica and San Francisco Symphony's S&M2 concert. Spoken tributes were also given by Mr. Ulrich and actress Debra Winger.

Films from SLAVE PLAY's Jeremy O. Harris, Julie Taymor & More Join Line-Up at Sundanc Photo Films from SLAVE PLAY's Jeremy O. Harris, Julie Taymor & More Join Line-Up at Sundance Film Festival
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 4, 2019

The nonprofit Sundance Institute announced today the showcase of new independent feature films selected across all categories for the 2020 Sundance Film Festival. The Festival hosts screenings in Park City, Salt Lake City and at Sundance Mountain Resort, from January 23a?"February 2, 2020. The Sundance Film Festival is Sundance Institute's flagship public program, widely regarded as the largest American independent film festival and attended by more than 120,000 people and 1,300 accredited press, and powered by more than 2,000 volunteers last year.

MARRIAGE STORY Wins Big at the Gotham Awards - See Full List of Winners! Photo MARRIAGE STORY Wins Big at the Gotham Awards - See Full List of Winners!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Dec 3, 2019

The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) tonight announced the winners of the 29th Annual IFP Gotham Awards at a ceremony held at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. 

BWW Invite: Get Up Close and Personal with LINDA VISTA Playwright Tracy Letts! Photo BWW Invite: Get Up Close and Personal with LINDA VISTA Playwright Tracy Letts!
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 17, 2019

SAG-AFTRA Foundation and BroadwayWorld have partnered for a filmed Q&A series to recognize and celebrate the vibrant theatre community in New York City. Join us on Friday, October 18 (1PM) at the Robin Williams Center (247 West 54th Street) for a career reflection with Tracy Letts. Moderated by BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge of 'Backstage with Richard Ridge!'

C.S. LEWIS ONSTAGE: THE MOST RELUCTANT CONVERT Comes to The Broad Stage Photo C.S. LEWIS ONSTAGE: THE MOST RELUCTANT CONVERT Comes to The Broad Stage
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2019

Following its acclaimed 2018 national tour, C.S. Lewis Onstage: The Most Reluctant Convert starring Max McLean as C.S. Lewis has eleven performances at The Broad Stage Thursday, July 11 to Sunday, July 21 (press opening is Friday, July 12). The play is presented in Santa Monica by Fellowship for Performing Arts, the producers of The Screwtape Letters and The Great Divorce.

The B-52s 40th Anniversary Tour With Special Guests OMD and Berlin Comes To San Anton Photo The B-52s 40th Anniversary Tour With Special Guests OMD and Berlin Comes To San Antonio
by Tori Hartshorn - Apr 9, 2019

Now over 20 million albums into their career, there can be no doubt as to why The B-52s remain one of rock music's most beloved and enduring bands. As The B-52s continue to celebrate their 40th Anniversary, the band announced a world-wide tour today that is expected to cover more than 10 countries and will include a headlining North American summer tour, including a stop at the Majestic Theatre (224 E. Houston St.) in San Antonio, TX on August 21, 2019 at 7PM. Special guests OMD and Berlin will open the show. Tickets go on sale this Friday, April 12 at NOON.

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