BWW Review: A Great Big World Makes Television Debut Performance of 'You' on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYANBWW Review: A Great Big World Makes Television Debut Performance of 'You' on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN
by Danielle Taylor - Dec 6, 2018

Pop duo, A Great Big World known for their Grammy-winning hit 'Say Something' with Christina Aguilera made their television debut performance of their most recent single 'You' on 'Live with Kelly & Ryan' on Dec. 5. (more...)

A Great Big World Concert Premieres On AT&T AUDIENCE Network TonightA Great Big World Concert Premieres On AT&T AUDIENCE Network Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2018

Tune in Friday, September 21 at 9:00 pm ET/PT to watch the broadcast premiere of the concert special “A Great Big World” on AT&T* AUDIENCE Network via DIRECTV Ch 239, AT&T U-verse Ch 1114. The show will also be available streaming on-demand through DIRECTV NOW.  (more...)

Piano Pop Songwriter John Paciga Releases THE PRAYER Music Video With Vocalist Charlotte MacMurrayPiano Pop Songwriter John Paciga Releases THE PRAYER Music Video With Vocalist Charlotte MacMurray
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2018

By now, if you're in New Jersey or anywhere near it, and if you've got a propensity for catchy, sharply-written piano pop, you surely already know John Paciga. Other Side Of Town, his recent debut album, startled with its freshness and its ambition: here was a set that sought to establish Paciga as an heir to the tradition of Elton John and Billy Joel. There was plenty of Broadway grandeur in his playing and writing, too, along with the compassion and abandon associated with newer, punk-influenced piano pop-rockers like Andrew McMahon and Ian Axel of A Great Big World. Yet the most astonishing thing about Other Side Of Town may have been John Paciga's age. He was only 17 when he made it - still a high school student, in other words - and as of this writing, he still hasn't graduated (he's due to don the cap and gown in a week). (more...)

NYU Steinhardt To Host Forum On Performance As ActivismNYU Steinhardt To Host Forum On Performance As Activism
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2018

NYU Steinhardt will host the NYU Educational Theatre Forum 2018: Performance as Activism-a three-day event featuring conversations, presentations, workshops, and performances bringing together scholars and artists exploring how performance can spark dialogue and promote social change (April 19-21). (more...)

Not For Resale Examines Queerness Through Theater And Therapy, 4/5-8Not For Resale Examines Queerness Through Theater And Therapy, 4/5-8
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2018

What happens when queer identities are in the spotlight and how can this create understanding that better informs therapeutic treatment? Not for Resale, a performance presented by NYU Steinhardt's Program in Drama Therapy, examines queerness in socio-political environments and therapeutic spaces, grappling with questions of representation in both treatment and society at large. (more...)

Photo Flash: Heather Headley, Katrina Lenk, Adrienne Warren and More Onstage at the 2017 Broadway Dreams SupperPhoto Flash: Heather Headley, Katrina Lenk, Adrienne Warren and More Onstage at the 2017 Broadway Dreams Supper
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2017

Celebrating 20 years since Heather Headley's Broadway debut in Disney's landmark musical The Lion King, the 10th annual Broadway Dreams Supper, supporting the performing arts education not-for-profit Broadway Dreams, treated guests to cocktails, a formal dinner, and tribute performances from some of the today's most celebrated performers at The Plaza (58th Street and Fifth Avenue). BroadwayWorld has photos from the starry occasion below! (more...)

Jessie Mueller, Denee Benton and More to Honor Heather Headley at Broadway Dreams SupperJessie Mueller, Denee Benton and More to Honor Heather Headley at Broadway Dreams Supper
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2017

Celebrating 20 years since her Broadway debut in Disney's landmark musical The Lion King, Tony and Grammy Award-winner Heather Headley will be honored by the performing arts education not-for-profit Broadway Dreams during the Broadway Dreams Supper on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at The Plaza (58th Street and Fifth Avenue). (more...)

A Great Big World Drops Lively Song 'Life is Good' from Animated Film THE STARA Great Big World Drops Lively Song 'Life is Good' from Animated Film THE STAR
by Danielle Kfare - Oct 13, 2017

A Great Big World known for their Grammy-winning smash 'Say Something' featuring Christina Aguilera dropped a happy-go lucky song titled 'Life Is Good' which will be featured in the new animated film, 'The Star' set to release November 17. (more...)

Announcing 25th Anniversary of New York Songwriting Circle - BMI Artists John Oates and Tina Shafer Featured
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2016

HyPR Media is pleased to announce the 25th Anniversary of the iconic New York Songwriters Circle, curated and hosted by highly sought-after vocal coach and multi-platinum singer-songwriter, Tina Shafer. Deemed as "one of the best showcases in New York for discovering talent" by Billboard Magazine, the NYSC is famous for its long history of discovering and cultivating young talent. Household names such as Vanessa Carlton, Norah Jones, Lana Del Rey, and Gavin DeGraw, Ian Axel (Great Big World) all got their start on the NY Songwriters Circle, which has been held monthly at the legendary NYC music venue, The Bitter End. The NYSC will hold its special 25th Anniversary Celebration on Thursday, November 17, 2016, with two showcases that evening:  one at 7:30 and the other at 10:00 PM. The event will include a live performance by Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee, John Oates, Grammy Award winner and Broadway star of Kinky Boots, Billy Porter, among performances by other esteemed singer-songwriters. (more...)

Sir Mix-A-Lot and Hailee Steinfeld to Perform at Streamy Awards
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2015

Tubefilter, dick clark productions and VH1 announced today the musical performers as well as additional presenters for the 5th Annual Streamys Awards (more...)

Grammy Winning Duo A Great Big World Returns With New Single 'Hold Each Other'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2015

Grammy Award-winning duo A Great Big World New Yorkers Ian Axel and Chad King who made music history with their mega-platinum #1 global hit 'Say Something' (with Christina Aguilera), return this week with a brand new single on Epic Records, 'Hold Each Other,' arriving July 22nd at radio, iTunes and all digital retail partners. (more...)

A Great Big World & VH1 Save The Music Foundation Announce Second Annual Keys + Kids Piano Program
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2015

Today, Ian Axel and Chad Vaccarino, members of the songwriting duo A Great Big World, joined forces with the VH1 Save The Music Foundation to announce their participation in the second annual Keys + Kids initiative (more...)

Behind The Scenes Of A Great Big World's 'Already Home' Music Video With Darren Criss
by Pat Cerasaro - Jun 6, 2014

Broadway headliner and Glee breakout star Darren Criss stars in the endearing music video from pop group A Great Big WORLD and a behind the scenes look at the making of the video is now available to view. (more...)

Daniel Radcliffe, Ariana Grande & More Set for Logo TV's LGBT Pride TV Event 'Trailblazers'
by TV News Desk - May 21, 2014

Logo TV today announced “Trailblazers,” a new annual event and television special to honor the pioneers who have broken new ground in the quest for LGBT civil rights and are leading the way towards equality. (more...)

Darren Criss Stars In A Great Big World's 'Already Home' Music Video
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 21, 2014

Broadway headliner and GLEE breakout star Darren Criss stars in the new music video from pop group A Great Big World and a first look at the new clip is now available. (more...)

Taylor Swift Among Performance Line-Up for VICTORIA'S SECRET FASHION SHOW Tonight
by TV News Desk - Dec 10, 2013

Seven-time GRAMMY(R) Award-winning artist Taylor Swift, GRAMMY(R) Award-nominated artist Fall Out Boy, A Great Big World and Neon Jungle will perform on THE VICTORIA'S SECRET FASHION SHOW, to be broadcast tonight, Dec. 10 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (more...)

Ariana Grande, Christina Aguilera to Perform on 2013 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2013

dick clark productions has announced A Great Big World and Christina Aguilera will perform "Say Something," and Ariana Grande will also perform at the "2013 American Music Awards." (more...)

Ariana Grande, Christina Aguilera to Perform on 2013 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS
by TV News Desk - Nov 20, 2013

dick clark productions has announced A Great Big World and Christina Aguilera will perform "Say Something," and Ariana Grande will also perform at the "2013 American Music Awards." (more...)

Taylor Swift Among Performance Line-Up for VICTORIA'S SECRET FASHION SHOW, 12/10
by TV News Desk - Nov 12, 2013

Seven-time GRAMMY(R) Award-winning artist Taylor Swift, GRAMMY(R) Award-nominated artist Fall Out Boy, A Great Big World and Neon Jungle will perform on THE VICTORIA'S SECRET FASHION SHOW, to be broadcast Tuesday, Dec. 10 (more...)

Watch Highlights from Last Night's THE VOICE Live Show
by TV News Desk - Nov 6, 2013

On last night's The Voice, the live show gave us some stunning vocals and performances. (more...)

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