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Flexitoon and Aaron Grant Theatrical Present A QUARANTOON by Craig Marin & Olga Felge Photo Flexitoon and Aaron Grant Theatrical Present A QUARANTOON by Craig Marin & Olga Felgemacher
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2020

Flexitoon, in association with Aaron Grant Theatrical, will present a free livestream of A Quarantoon on Wednesday, June 3rd at 12:30 PM (EST) to benefit the MusiCares® COVID-19 Relief Fund.

The Tank and Sinking Ship Productions Announce PUPPET PLAYLIST 30: HOME Photo The Tank and Sinking Ship Productions Announce PUPPET PLAYLIST 30: HOME
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2020

The Tank has announced the first online edition of their popular long-running puppetry and music cabaret Puppet Playlist.

Sinking Ship And The Tank's PUPPET PLAYLIST #30 to Stream June 4 Photo Sinking Ship And The Tank's PUPPET PLAYLIST #30 to Stream June 4
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2020

Sinking Ship and The Tank will present the first online streaming edition of their popular long-running puppetry and music cabaret Puppet Playlist on at 8pm on June 4th at puppetplaylist.com.

AppleTV to Reboot THE FRAGGLES; Original Series to Stream Starting Tomorrow Photo AppleTV to Reboot THE FRAGGLES; Original Series to Stream Starting Tomorrow
by TV News Desk - May 26, 2020

The Fraggles make their return in Apple's “Fraggle Rock: Rock On!,” a new, original collection of mini-episodes, produced by The Jim Henson Company, premiering today for free exclusively on Apple TV+,

VIDEO: See Neil Patrick Harris, Alanis Morissette, & More in FRAGGLE ROCK: ROCK ON! Photo VIDEO: See Neil Patrick Harris, Alanis Morissette, & More in FRAGGLE ROCK: ROCK ON!
by TV News Desk - May 26, 2020

The epic season finale of a?oeFraggle Rock: Rock On!,a?? features multi-Grammy Award winner Alanis Morissette, Emmy and Grammy Award winner Common, Tiffany Haddish, Neil Patrick Harris, multi-Grammy Award winner Ziggy Marley, and Grammy Award winner Jason Mraz performing a special rendition of a?oeDance Your Cares Away.a??

Neil Patrick Harris, Alanis Morissette, and More to Join the Fraggles Photo Neil Patrick Harris, Alanis Morissette, and More to Join the Fraggles
by TV News Desk - May 19, 2020

Neil Patrick Harris, Alanis Morissette, Jason Mraz, Common, Jason Mraz, Tiffany Haddish and Ziggy Marley will join the Fraggles in singing the beloved, classic Fraggle Rock theme song a?oeDance Your Cares Away' during the special finale event next week!

Apple Brings Back The Fraggles in FRAGGLE ROCK: ROCK ON! Photo Apple Brings Back The Fraggles in FRAGGLE ROCK: ROCK ON!
by TV News Desk - May 14, 2020

The Fraggles make their return in Apple's “Fraggle Rock: Rock On!,” a new, original collection of mini-episodes, produced by The Jim Henson Company, premiering today for free exclusively on Apple TV+,

HERE Announces 2020 Recipients of $125K HARP Residencies Photo HERE Announces 2020 Recipients of $125K HARP Residencies
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2020

HERE will welcome Bengali theater-maker Shayok Misha Chowdhury, playwright and director Normandy Sherwood, and instrumentalist gamin and sound & visual composer Sachiyo Takahashi as new members of the HERE Artist Residency Program (HARP).

San Diego Symphony Announces 2020-2021 Season Photo San Diego Symphony Announces 2020-2021 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2020

During the 2020-21 season, the San Diego Symphony will take audiences on a journey of exploration - weaving in themes of nature and immigration that impact our country, borders and beyond.

DIRTY MAGIC Enters Third Year at The Three Clubs Photo DIRTY MAGIC Enters Third Year at The Three Clubs
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2020

Hollywood's drunkest magic show, DIRTY TRICKS with The New Bad Boys of Magic, extends into its third smash(ed) year at The Three Clubs.

SESAME STREET Movie Musical Adds Chance the Rapper Photo SESAME STREET Movie Musical Adds Chance the Rapper
by TV News Desk - Mar 3, 2020

Variety reports that Chance the Rapper is in talks to star in the upcoming 'Sesame Street' movie-musical. Anne Hathaway stars opposite the multi-talented musician.

Mercury Theater Chicago Announces Cast Of PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT Photo Mercury Theater Chicago Announces Cast Of PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2020

Mercury Theater Chicago announced today the cast and crew of the spectacular musical comedy PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT, running in the Venus Cabaret Theater from March 20 through June 28.

Composer Joe Wong Announces Debut Album NITE CREATURES Photo Composer Joe Wong Announces Debut Album NITE CREATURES
by TV News Desk - Feb 24, 2020

Los Angeles based multi-instrumentalist, podcast host (The Trap Set) and composer Joe Wong (“Master of None”, “Russian Doll”, “The Midnight Gospel”, “Ugly Delicious”, “Awkwafina is Nora From Queens” and more…) has just announced Nite Creatures, his full-length solo debut, due out May 15, 2020 via a newly signed deal with Decca Records. Nite Creatures is a collection of 10 baroque, ruminative, songs that evoke the psychedelic heyday of the legendary UK-based Decca label, living in the pops and crackles between the Summer of Love and the start of the Seventies – the acid-tinged era of Scott Walker, Marianne Faithfull, Love, the Zombies and Fairport Convention. To mark the release of Nite Creatures, Wong will take his kaleidoscopic show on the road with stops at Lodge Room in Los Angeles, Neumos in Seattle, Le Poisson Rouge in New York, World Cafe Live in Philadelphia, Lincoln Hall in Chicago and more. All tour dates are listed below. 

Florida Studio Theatre Has Appointed Josh Ford New Director of Education Photo Florida Studio Theatre Has Appointed Josh Ford New Director of Education
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2020

Florida Studio Theatre (FST) has announced the appointment of its new Director of Education, Josh Ford. In this role, Ford will oversee, coordinate, and continue to grow FST's education programs for youth and adults. He will also provide leadership as FST launches and develops a new sketch comedy program.

Z Puppets Rosenschnoz Presents Through The Narrows: A Watch It, Make It, Take It Even Photo Z Puppets Rosenschnoz Presents Through The Narrows: A Watch It, Make It, Take It Event
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2020

Z Puppets welcomes people to take a place at the table for a uniquely intimate puppetry experience intertwining stories of the Jews Crossing the Red Sea and the Cherokee Trail of Tears. Sliding across centuries and continents with the live global music fusion of Greg Herriges, these stories travel the rich emotional landscape from struggle to triumph.

The Little Orchestra's Professor Treblemaker and Friends Will Present Ravel and Debus Photo The Little Orchestra's Professor Treblemaker and Friends Will Present Ravel and Debussy as an Early Valentine
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2020

The Little Orchestra's Professor Treblemaker and friends will bring you the exquisite and magical music of Ravel and Debussy as an early Valentine on February 8th and 9th. You and your family will experience the color of music with the professional musicians of the Orchestra, conducted by GRAMMY Award-winning conductor David Alan Miller.

1917, SUCCESSION, FLEABAG, CHERNOBYL, and More Win Top Honors At The 31st Annual Prod Photo 1917, SUCCESSION, FLEABAG, CHERNOBYL, and More Win Top Honors At The 31st Annual Producers Guild Awards; Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2020

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) hosted the 31st Annual Producers Guild Awards on the evening of Saturday, January 18 at the Hollywood Palladium. A full list of winners is below.

Insight Editions Announces PlayPop Raising the Next Generation of Fandom Photo Insight Editions Announces PlayPop Raising the Next Generation of Fandom
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2020

Award-winning publisher Insight Editions, known for deluxe books that showcase and celebrate popular franchises like Star Wars, Game of Thrones, Ghostbusters, and Harry Potter, introduces PlayPop, a new series of board books that combines playful learning with pop culture bonding. 

Magnet Theater Announces Lineup For 11th Annual New York Musical Improv Festival Photo Magnet Theater Announces Lineup For 11th Annual New York Musical Improv Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2020

Magnet Theater presents The Eleventh Annual New York Musical Improv Festival from March 12 - 15, 2020 at 254 W. 29th Street, ground floor (between 7th and 8th Avenues), NYC. Most tickets are $5-$15 and feature performances by two to four different musical improv acts per show. Festival Workshops are also being offered to people of all levels of experience! Tickets and Workshops will available for purchase at www.nymif.com.

DIRTY TRICKS With The New Bad Boys Of Magic Returns to The Three Clubs in Hollywood Photo DIRTY TRICKS With The New Bad Boys Of Magic Returns to The Three Clubs in Hollywood
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2020

Hollywood's drunkest magic show, DIRTY TRICKS w/ The New Bad Boys of Magic, extends into its third smash(ed) year at The Three Clubs. Headliners at the world-famous Magic Castle, The New Bad Boys of Magic (aka Daniel Donohue and Eric Siegel), continue to shock and delight audiences with their signature brand of NSFW character comedy and top-notch illusions. Joining them for each performancea?'generally running on the third Sunday of each montha?'is a rotating cast of the world's foremost professional prestidigitators. Audience members (21-and-over, please) arrive early to grab drinks and enjoy close-up magic performed right at their tables. Co-produced by Greg Karber, the first three DIRTY TRICKS shows of the year are scheduled for Sunday, January 19th, Sunday, February 16th and Sunday, March 15, 2020. Doors open at 7:00pm for cocktails and close-up magic. The Bad Boys take the stage at 8:00pm and the show goes until 9:15pm. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased online in advance at https://www.badboysmagic.com. Buy them before they disappear!

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