STRICTLY COME DANCING Announces Christmas Special LineupSTRICTLY COME DANCING Announces Christmas Special Lineup
by TV News Desk - Nov 5, 2018

Six of the most-loved Strictly contestants from previous series are returning to the dance floor for an all-star Christmas extravaganza special, coming to BBC One on Christmas Day. (more...)

Celebrities Join Royal Opera House For Biggest World Ballet Day EverCelebrities Join Royal Opera House For Biggest World Ballet Day Ever
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2018

The Royal Ballet's contribution to this year's World Ballet Day, streamed across the world via Facebook Live, received the largest number of online views in the event's five year history, with 197,000 live views, up 56% on World Ballet Day 2017. (more...)

Adam Thomas, Jake Wood And Charlie Brooks To Star Alongside Simon Lipkin In NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL For Select UK Dates OnlyAdam Thomas, Jake Wood And Charlie Brooks To Star Alongside Simon Lipkin In NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL For Select UK Dates Only
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2018

The producers of the smash-hit 'NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL', are thrilled to announce the return of Simon Lipkin as the hilarious 'Mr Poppy' after delighting critics and audiences in the show last year. He will play the role for the entire run opening at The Belgrade Theatre, Coventry on 23 October and finishing at the Eventim Apollo in London on 31 December. Full tour dates and casting details below. (more...)

U.S. Marines Sergeant Jake Wood, Co-Founder & CEO of Team Rubicon, to Receive Pat Tillman Award for Service at The 2018 ESPYSU.S. Marines Sergeant Jake Wood, Co-Founder & CEO of Team Rubicon, to Receive Pat Tillman Award for Service at The 2018 ESPYS
by TV News Desk - Jun 11, 2018

Jake Wood was a freshman offensive lineman with the Wisconsin Badgers when the Twin Towers fell on September 11, 2001. Inspired by the first responders who risked their lives while trying to help others, and by former Arizona Cardinal Pat Tillman's selfless sacrifice, Wood joined the United States Marine Corps. He was eventually promoted to sergeant and served four years in Iraq and Afghanistan, deployed as a scout sniper. Wood earned the Navy-Marine Commendation Medal during his time of service; and since being honorably discharged from the Marines in 2009, Wood has committed to advocating for veterans in the United States. He has actively lobbied Presidents Clinton, Bush and Obama on veteran transition and disaster response, and has testified before a Senate committee on improving mental health services for veterans. For his dedication to serving others, Wood, the co-founder and CEO of Team Rubicon, will receive the Pat Tillman Award for Service sponsored by Bonobos when “The 2018 ESPYS Presented by Capital One” air live on WEDNESDAY, JULY 18, on ABC. (more...)

Actor Wilmer Valderrama to Recognize Team Rubicon on NBC's GIVEActor Wilmer Valderrama to Recognize Team Rubicon on NBC's GIVE
by TV News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

Team Rubicon, a veteran-led disaster response organization, will be featured on the April 22 nd episode of NBC's GIVE, which introduces viewers to the world of philanthropy through the stories of small charities making a big impact. Check local listings for air time. (more...)

Evolution Productions Announces 2016 Panto Line-UpEvolution Productions Announces 2016 Panto Line-Up
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

Over the past eleven years family-run pantomime producers, Evolution Productions have built up a reputation for being the UK's number-one creators of bespoke high-quality pantos. The 2016 line up does nothing to disprove this.  The company, which is run by husband and wife team, former TV presenter Paul Hendy and Oxford graduate and former film production manager Emily Wood, will be presenting a festive banquet of seasonal shows across the country from then end of November 2016 to mid-January 2017.  The line up comprises Dick Whttington starring Stephen Mulhern (ITV's Catchphrase, Big Star Little Star) as Billy at The Marlowe in Canterbury, Peter Pan starring Emma Barton (Honey Mitchell - Eastenders) as Tinkerbell and Shaun Williamson(Barry Evans - Eastenders and himself in Extras) at The Hawth in Croydon, Sleeping Beauty at Lichfied Garrick Theatre starring Rebecca Keatley (CBeebies) as Fairy Moonbeam and the great dame himself Sam Rabone as Nurse Nellie, Snow White at The Lyceum Theatre Sheffield starring Wendi Peters (Coronation Street - Cilla Battersby- Brown) and Phil Gallagher(CBeebies - Mister Maker), Snow White at The Alban Arena St Albans starring Rita Simons(Eastenders - Roxy Mitchell) and Ian Kirkby (Dick & Dom In Da Bungalow), Cinderella at Theatre Severn Shrewsbury with panto favourite Brad Pitt and Peter Pan at the Octagon Theatre Yeovill starring supervillain Andrew Fettes as Captain Hook.  (more...)

Evolution Productions Announces Record-Breaking YearEvolution Productions Announces Record-Breaking Year
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2016

As the curtain falls on the 2015-16 pantomime season, Evolution Productions announce record-breaking figures, demonstrating beyond doubt that the pantomime renaissance has come of age.  With The Marlowe Theatre leading the way with Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs playing at 99.06% capacity with the number of tickets sold a stunning 95,685 (nearly double the city's population), box office figures over their seven shows across the country came in at 91% attendance, an increase across the board of 10.3% in financial terms on the previous year. (more...)

STRICTLY COME DANCING 2016 UK Live Tour AnnouncedSTRICTLY COME DANCING 2016 UK Live Tour Announced
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2015

Call the Midwife actress Helen George and The Wanted's Jay McGuiness are confirmed to compete in the 2016 Strictly Come Dancing UK tour, together with EastEnders actor Jake Wood who starred in the 2014 TV series. This completes the line-up for the tour, which opens in Birmingham on 22 January. (more...)

Scoop: THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT on CBS - Week of November 23, 2015Scoop: THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT on CBS - Week of November 23, 2015
by TV Scoop - Nov 23, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT, airing on CBS for the week of November 23, 2015! (more...)

Scoop: THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT on CBS - Week of November 23, 2015Scoop: THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT on CBS - Week of November 23, 2015
by TV Scoop - Nov 18, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT, airing on CBS for the week of November 23, 2015! (more...)

HISTORY Joins Forces With Team Rubicon to Help Flood Relief Efforts In Texas
by TV News Desk - Jun 5, 2015

HISTORY® has teamed up with the nonprofit organization Team Rubicon to help flood relief efforts in Texas with “Operation Double Trouble”, which has deployed over 100 team members to Texas and plans to deploy 100 more. (more...)

Meadow Brook Theatre Stages LYSISTRATA JONES, Now thru 3/9Meadow Brook Theatre Stages LYSISTRATA JONES, Now thru 3/9
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2014

The basketball team at Athens University hasn't won a game in more than 30 years. The worst part in transfer student Lysistrata Jones' opinion is that no one seems to mind! 'Lyssie J' sets out to change that, rallying the cheerleaders to inspire their boyfriends to win, she announces that the cheerleaders will stop 'giving it up' until the team wins. (more...)

LYSISTRATA JONES Makes Michigan Premiere  at Meadow Brook Theatre February 12 - March 9LYSISTRATA JONES Makes Michigan Premiere at Meadow Brook Theatre February 12 - March 9
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2014

The basketball team at Athens University hasn't won a game in more than 30 years. The worst part in transfer student Lysistrata Jones' opinion is that no one seems to mind! "Lyssie J" sets out to change that, rallying the cheerleaders to inspire their boyfriends to win, she announces that the cheerleaders will stop "giving it up" until the team wins. (more...)

Meadow Brook Theatre to Stage LYSISTRATA JONES, 2/12-3/9Meadow Brook Theatre to Stage LYSISTRATA JONES, 2/12-3/9
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2014

The basketball team at Athens University hasn't won a game in more than 30 years. The worst part in transfer student Lysistrata Jones' opinion is that no one seems to mind! 'Lyssie J' sets out to change that, rallying the cheerleaders to inspire their boyfriends to win, she announces that the cheerleaders will stop 'giving it up' until the team wins. (more...)

HBO Sports Debuts New Documentary Series STATE OF PLAY Tonight
by TV News Desk - Dec 4, 2013

HBO Sports and executive producers Peter Berg and Sarah Aubrey will team up again for an innovative new documentary film series, it was announced today by HBO. (more...)

HBO Sports to Debut New Documentary Series STATE OF PLAY, 12/4
by TV News Desk - Nov 27, 2013

HBO Sports and executive producers Peter Berg and Sarah Aubrey will team up again for an innovative new documentary film series, it was announced today by HBO. (more...)

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