10th Annual 'FROLIC ON FRANKLIN' Fest Set for Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2015

Downtown Clarksville's 10th Annual 'Frolic on Franklin: A Celebration of the Arts' will take place today, September 19th from 8:30am to 3:30pm. This free event will showcase the works of more than 30 artists, staged entertainment and art demonstrations -- all along the 100 block of historic Franklin Street. (more...)

10th Annual 'FROLIC ON FRANKLIN' Fest Set for 9/19
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2015

Downtown Clarksville's 10th Annual 'Frolic on Franklin: A Celebration of the Arts' will take place Saturday, September 19th from 8:30am to 3:30pm. This free event will showcase the works of more than 30 artists, staged entertainment and art demonstrations -- all along the 100 block of historic Franklin Street. (more...)

Wavestage Theatre Company to Present FOLLIES, 1/30-2/1
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2015

Winner of seven Tony awards, including 'Best Score' for Sondheim, and the Drama Critics Circle Award for 'Best Musical,' Follies opened at the Winter Garden Theatre on April 4, 1971, and ran for 522 performances. (more...)

Discovery Science Center Hosts MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition, Today
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2014

Discovery Channel's Emmy-nominated series comes to life to uncover truths behind popular myths by mixing scientific method with gleeful curiosity and old-fashioned ingenuity in MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition, which makes its way to the Taco Bell Discovery Science Center beginning June 14, 2014 - September 7, 2014. (more...)

Discovery Science Center Hosts MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition, 6/14
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2014

Discovery Channel's Emmy-nominated series comes to life to uncover truths behind popular myths by mixing scientific method with gleeful curiosity and old-fashioned ingenuity in MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition, which makes its way to the Taco Bell Discovery Science Center beginning June 14, 2014 - September 7, 2014. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Wavestage's HAIR is High Energy & Refreshing
by Brittany Goldfield Rodrigues - Jul 31, 2013

With music by Galt MacDermot and book and lyrics by James Rado and Gerome Ragni, HAIR has been around for years. It's been around long enough to earn a Tony win for best revival, and take that revival on a tour. Wavestage's production of HAIR channeled everything audiences have come to know and love of the iconic show. (more...)

MARVEL'S IRON MAN 3: INVENTOR AND INNOVATOR FAIR Announces Finalists
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2013

When Marvel's "Iron Man 3" lands in theatres, it's going to have company-some of the brightest young scientific minds in America. (more...)

Marvel's IRON MAN 3 Announces Inventor & Innovator Fair Finalists
by Movies News Desk - May 3, 2013

Disney announced the 12 finalists in the Marvel's IRON MAN 3: INVENTOR and INNOVATOR FAIR, a nationwide science competition held in conjunction with the release of "Iron Man 3", sponsored by Discovery Science Center (more...)

Institute of Museum and Library Services Announces Discovery Science Center of Orange County as a Finalist for the 2013 National Medal for Museum and Library Service
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2013

The Institute of Museum and Library Services today announced Discovery Science Center - Orange County (DSC-OC) as a National Medal for Museum and Library Service finalist. The National Medal is the nation's highest honor conferred on museums and libraries for service to the community and celebrates institutions that make a difference for individuals, families, and communities. (more...)

MURDER IN THE FIRST Begins Performances at 59E59 Theaters Tonight, 5/25
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2012

59E59 Theaters (Elysabeth Kleinhans, Artistic Director; Peter Tear, Executive Producer) welcomes The Directors Company, in association with Chase Mishkin, Barbara & Buddy Freitag, and Invictus Theater Company, with MURDER IN THE FIRST, written by Dan Gordon and directed by Michael Parva. The production is led by Tony nominee Chad Kimball (MEMPHIS) as Willie. Additional cast members include: Joe Adams, Guy Burnet, Richard Fiske, Anthoula Katsimatides, Darren Kelly, Joe Lawless, Larisa Polonsky, Thomas Ryan and John Stanisci. The show opens tonight,5/25 (more...)

Chad Kimball to Lead MURDER IN THE FIRST at 59E59 Theaters, 5/25
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2012

59E59 Theaters (Elysabeth Kleinhans, Artistic Director; Peter Tear, Executive Producer) welcomes The Directors Company, in association with Chase Mishkin, Barbara & Buddy Freitag, and Invictus Theater Company, with MURDER IN THE FIRST, written by Dan Gordon and directed by Michael Parva. The production will be led by Tony nominee Chad Kimball Kimball as Willie. (more...)

Chad Kimball, Guy Burnet to Lead 59E59 Theaters' MURDER IN THE FIRST
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2012

Partial casting was today announced for Dan Gordon's MURDER IN THE FIRST, coming to 59E59 Theaters. (more...)

RAY CHARLES Musical Producer Sues Investor for Fraud
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2010

According to the Hollywood Reporter, RAY CHARLES LIVE! producer Stuart Benjamin is suing his primary investor, Maurice Grant, for fraud, and is demanding $20 million in damages. Grant reportedly 'promised him $9 million in several installments to get Ray Charles Live! to Broadway'. Grant's first payment of $150,000 never cleared, and he never received a $2 million payment from February. (more...)

Ray Charles Musical Debuts at Pasadena Playhouse in Nov.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2007

Ray Charles Live! -- A New Musical, a musical biography of soul legend Ray Charles, will receive its world premiere at the Pasadena Playhouse on November 9th for a run through December 9th (more...)

Suzan-Lori Parks to Write Book of Ray Charles Musical
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2005

Pulitzer Prize-winner Suzan-Lori Parks has been tapped to write the book for the upcoming musical based on the life of soul legend Ray Charles (more...)