Renowned Actor/Producer George Takei Joins AMC's THE TERROR As Consultant & Series RegularRenowned Actor/Producer George Takei Joins AMC's THE TERROR As Consultant & Series Regular
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2018

AMC announced today that renowned actor, producer, author and activist George Takei (“Star Trek”) will join the second season of the critically acclaimed, Ridley Scott-produced anthology series, “The Terror,” as a consultant and series regular. The network previously announced actor Derek Mio will star in the series as Chester Nakayama and Josef Kubota Wladyka (“Narcos”) will direct the first two episodes.  Production is scheduled to begin in January in Vancouver. Season two will air on AMC in 2019 with ten episodes. (more...)

Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2018 BWW Los Angeles Awards!Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2018 BWW Los Angeles Awards!
by BWW Staff - Dec 17, 2018

There's just two weeks left to vote for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Awards, brought to you by BroadwayHD! Readers are already setting records as they vote for their favorites. Regional productions, touring shows, and more are all included in the awards, honoring productions which opened between October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018. Our local editors set the categories, our readers submitted their nominees, and now you get to vote for your favorites! Voting will continue through December 31st, 2018. (more...)

Three Weeks Left To Vote For the BWW Los Angeles Awards!Three Weeks Left To Vote For the BWW Los Angeles Awards!
by BWW Staff - Dec 10, 2018

There's just two weeks left to vote for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Awards, brought to you by BroadwayHD! Readers are already setting records as they vote for their favorites. Regional productions, touring shows, and more are all included in the awards, honoring productions which opened between October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018. Our local editors set the categories, our readers submitted their nominees, and now you get to vote for your favorites! Voting will continue through December 31st, 2018. (more...)

BWW Flashback: We Pledge ALLEGIANCE- Takei, Salonga, Leung & More Take Broadway By StormBWW Flashback: We Pledge ALLEGIANCE- Takei, Salonga, Leung & More Take Broadway By Storm
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2018

George Takei's ground-breaking Broadway musical is back by popular demand this holiday season! Experience Allegiance on the big screen on December 11, featuring an exclusive conversation with the creative team. CLICK HERE to get your tickets today! (more...)

Cincinnati Pops Presents Holiday PopsCincinnati Pops Presents Holiday Pops
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2018

(more...)

BWW Flashback: We Pledge ALLEGIANCE- The San Diego Premiere!BWW Flashback: We Pledge ALLEGIANCE- The San Diego Premiere!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2018

George Takei's ground-breaking Broadway musical is back by popular demand this holiday season! Experience Allegiance on the big screen on December 11, featuring an exclusive conversation with the creative team. CLICK HERE to get your tickets today! (more...)

Syfy to Ring In New Year with THE TWILIGHT ZONE MarathonSyfy to Ring In New Year with THE TWILIGHT ZONE Marathon
by TV News Desk - Dec 5, 2018

SYFY's New Year's Eve marathon of 'The Twilight Zone' is returning for its 23rd year beginning Sunday, December 30 at 11pm ET/PT and running through Wednesday, January 2 at 6am ET/PT. Fans of a dimension as vast as space and as timeless as infinity will have plenty to celebrate in the new year as 'The Twilight Zone,' which originally aired in 1959, will be celebrating its 60th anniversary. (more...)

BWW Flashback: We Pledge ALLEGIANCE- Allegiance to Broadway- In Cinemas Today!BWW Flashback: We Pledge ALLEGIANCE- Allegiance to Broadway- In Cinemas Today!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2018

George Takei's ground-breaking Broadway musical is back by popular demand this holiday season! Experience Allegiance on the big screen on December 11, featuring an exclusive conversation with the creative team. CLICK HERE to get your tickets today! (more...)

Vote For The 2018 BWW Los Angeles Awards; WAITRESS Leads Best Musical Tour!Vote For The 2018 BWW Los Angeles Awards; WAITRESS Leads Best Musical Tour!
by BWW Staff - Dec 3, 2018

There's just one month left to vote for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Awards, brought to you by BroadwayHD! Readers are already setting records as they vote for their favorites. Regional productions, touring shows, and more are all included in the awards, honoring productions which opened between October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018. Our local editors set the categories, our readers submitted their nominees, and now you get to vote for your favorites! Voting will continue through December 31st, 2018. (more...)

ALLEGIANCE TO BROADWAY Documentary To Premiere Nationwide In DecemberALLEGIANCE TO BROADWAY Documentary To Premiere Nationwide In December
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2018

Fathom Events will premiere a new documentary, 'Allegiance to Broadway: The Dream. The Story. The Journey of A Musical,' by director/filmmaker Greg Vander Veer on Tuesday, December 4th at 7:30 pm (local time) in cinemas across the country.  'Allegiance to Broadway' will give audiences an in-depth look into the making of George Takei's ('Star Trek,' 'Heroes') moving Broadway musical, which also starred Tony Award winner Lea Salonga (Miss Saigon, Mulan) and Telly Leung (Aladdin, Godspell, 'Glee'). (more...)

Telly Leung Releases New Holiday Single 'All I Want For Christmas Is You' To Benefit ASTEPTelly Leung Releases New Holiday Single 'All I Want For Christmas Is You' To Benefit ASTEP
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2018

Telly Leung, currently starring as the title role in Disney's Aladdin on Broadway, has announced the release a new digital single, an updated version of the holiday classic "All I Want for Christmas Is You" to benefit ASTEP (Artists Striving to End Poverty) from Yellow Sound Label today, Friday, November 30. The song, arranged by Lynne Shankel, is available on iTunes, and Amazon, as well as all streaming platforms. (more...)

Vote For The 2018 BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Award; WAITRESS Leads Best Musical Tour!Vote For The 2018 BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Award; WAITRESS Leads Best Musical Tour!
by BWW Staff - Nov 26, 2018

There's just one month left to vote for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Los Angeles Awards, brought to you by BroadwayHD! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers are already setting records as they vote for their favorites. Regional productions, touring shows, and more are all included in the awards, honoring productions which opened between October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018. Our local editors set the categories, our readers submitted their nominees, and now you get to vote for your favorites! Voting will continue through December 31st, 2018. (more...)

The Manoa Valley Theatre Announces the Cast of ALLEGIANCEThe Manoa Valley Theatre Announces the Cast of ALLEGIANCE
by TV News Desk - Nov 23, 2018

Manoa Valley Theatre is thrilled to announce a star-studded cast for Allegiance, the headliner of its 50th Anniversary season, presented at the Hawaii Theatre March 28th - April 7th, 2019. Allegiance, a musical drama by Marc Acito, Jay Kuo, and Lorenzo Thione, is about the Japanese American internment during WWII and one family's extraordinarily divisive experience, was inspired by the true-life experience of its original star, George Takei. It tells the story of one family's extraordinary experience suffering the wrongful imprisonment of Japanese Americans during World War II, creating familial turmoil in a troubling time of a nation at war. (more...)

Photo Flash: Broadway at Birdland Concert Series Hosts Telly LeungPhoto Flash: Broadway at Birdland Concert Series Hosts Telly Leung
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2018

The Broadway at Birdland concert series was proud to present Aladdin star Telly Leung in a new concert, "Sing Happy," on Monday, November 11. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Telly Leung Receives His Portrait at Sardi'sPhoto Coverage: Telly Leung Receives His Portrait at Sardi's
by Jennifer Broski - Nov 21, 2018

Telly Leung recently received his portrait at Sardi's and BroadwayWorld was there. Check out the photos below! (more...)


by BWW Staff - Nov 19, 2018

(more...)

The Music Center Honored Joni Mitchell with Two Sold Out ConcertsThe Music Center Honored Joni Mitchell with Two Sold Out Concerts
by TV News Desk - Nov 8, 2018

Honoring one of the world's most revered artists, The Music Center celebrated Joni Mitchell on November 6 and 7, 2018, with two all-star concerts - JONI 75: A Birthday Celebration Live at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion - and an exclusive gala, co-hosted with Vanity Fair and its editor Radhika Jones, which feted her 75th birthday and raised funds for The Music Center's artistic programming, specifically free and low cost programming for underserved communities. The concerts featured performances by Brandi Carlile; Glen Hansard; Emmylou Harris; Norah Jones; Chaka Khan; Diana Krall; Kris Kristofferson; Los Lobos with La Marisoul, Cesar Castro & Xochi Flores; Graham Nash; Seal; James Taylor; and Rufus Wainwright. The artists lit up the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion stage performing Mitchell's songs, which spanned all stages of her career. Co-musical directors Brain Blade and Jon Cowherd provided the evenings' musical arrangements.   (more...)

Telly Leung Debuts New Holiday Single ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS IS YOU To Benefit ASTEPTelly Leung Debuts New Holiday Single ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS IS YOU To Benefit ASTEP
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2018

TELLY LEUNG - currently starring as the title role in Disney's Aladdin on Broadway - will release a new digital single, an updated version of the holiday classic "All I Want for Christmas Is You" to benefit ASTEP (Artists Striving to End Poverty) from Yellow Sound Label on Friday, November 30. The song is arranged by Lynne Shankel. (more...)

LA Theatre Works Records Newly Resonant SISTERS MATSUMOTO for Radio & Online StreamingLA Theatre Works Records Newly Resonant SISTERS MATSUMOTO for Radio & Online Streaming
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2018

Set in Stockton, California in 1946,Philip Kan Gotanda's acclaimed play about a Japanese-American family returning home after time in an Arkansas internment camp during World War II takes on renewed resonance as current government policies and rhetoric continue to inflame anti-immigrant sentiment. Starring Keiko Agena (Better Call Saul, 13 Reasons Why),June Angela (Tony and Drama Desk nominee forShogun on Broadway, The Electric Circus on PBS) and Suzy Nakamura (ABC's The Goldbergs, Blackish, Dr. Ken) as the sisters, with Greg Watanabe (Allegiance on Broadway, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Watch Over Me) and Ryun Yu (Hold These Truths at East West Players, Pasadena Playhouse), as their husbands.  (more...)

New Documentary ALLEGIANCE TO BROADWAY to Precede ALLEGIANCE in CinemasNew Documentary ALLEGIANCE TO BROADWAY to Precede ALLEGIANCE in Cinemas
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

"Allegiance" returns to cinemas nationwide for an encore event on December 11. In addition to the film of the original Broadway production, Fathom Events is premiering a new documentary, "Allegiance to Broadway: The Dream. The Story. The Journey of A Musical," by director/filmmaker Greg Vander Veer on December 4, which gives audiences an in-depth look into the making of "Allegiance". (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 51