PTI Performs EVERYBODY At Milwaukee RepPTI Performs EVERYBODY At Milwaukee Rep
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2019

Milwaukee Repertory Theater presents Everybody by Pulitzer Prize finalist Branden Jacobs-Jenkins performed by the 2018/19 Professional Training Institute (PTI) ensemble  July 18 -21, 2019 in the Stiemke Studio.  PTI is an advanced actor-training program for students in 9th-12th grade who may have an interest in pursuing a career as a professional theater artist.   The 2018/19 PTI ensemble features sixteen students hailing from ten different high schools who received free training from some of the top theater professionals in the world, culminating in this capstone performance of Everybody, where they will be employed as paid, professional actors. (more...)

Rockwell Hosts A STAR IS BORN Special Concert EventRockwell Hosts A STAR IS BORN Special Concert Event
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2019

Conceived and Directed by Blake McIver (Ragtime, 'Full House,' 'The People's Couch'), A STAR IS BORN3 is an evening of music and moments from three iconic A Star Is Born films. Scenes and songs from the three separate yet similar stories are woven together as one to create a unique singular experience. (more...)

Rockwell Hosts A STAR IS BORN Special Concert EventRockwell Hosts A STAR IS BORN Special Concert Event
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2019

Conceived and Directed by Blake McIver (Ragtime, 'Full House,' 'The People's Couch'), A STAR IS BORN3 is an evening of music and moments from three iconic A Star Is Born films. Scenes and songs from the three separate yet similar stories are woven together as one to create a unique singular experience. (more...)

MUMMIES OF THE WORLD Comes to Union StationMUMMIES OF THE WORLD Comes to Union Station
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2017

One of North America's most popular traveling exhibitions , Mummies Of The World, is scheduled to close January 1 at Union Station. The exhibition will then begin its over-seas journey, launching its first ever European tour. The exhibition has been traveling the United States since July of 2010. Over the holidays, here in Kansas City, the 1,750,000th visitor is expected to experience Mummies of the World, making it one of the highest attended exhibitions nation-wide. (more...)

Michael Hunsaker, Bligh Voth, and More Announced For THE TIME MACHINE at NYMF
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2017

The cast and creative team for the premiere of the new musical, The Time Machine, with book by David Mauk and Brenda Mandabach, music and lyrics by David Mauk, has been announced. The Time Machine, an Official Selection of the 2017 New York Musical Festival, will be directed by Justin Baldridge with choreography by Jim Cooney and music direction by Kristen Lee Rosenfeld. (more...)

Northern Broadsides to Premiere FOR LOVE OR MONEY; UK Tour to Open at Viaduct Theatre Halifax in September
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2017

Northern Broadsides and the playwright, poet and novelist Blake Morrison are set to once again join forces, this time to stage the World premiere of For Love or Money, Morrison's new adaptation of Alain-Rene Lesage's rarely performed eighteenth-century comedy Turcaret.  (more...)

MUMMIES OF THE WORLD: THE EXHIBITION to Open at Union Station
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2017

Union Station officials today announced that nationally recognized Mummies of the World: The Exhibition will make its Kansas City debut in the Bank of America Gallery at Union Station on June 20, 2017. (more...)

'Integrated: The Lincoln Institute, Basketball, and a Vanished Tradition' is Released
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

Basketball is a crucial aspect of the Kentucky identity, and while those outside the state primarily witness the competition as between opposing college or professional teams, high school basketball has formed a core component of the sport's presence since the establishment of the Kentucky High School Athletic Association (KHSAA) Boys Basketball Championship in 1918. In 1960, that championship would play host to an issue larger than simply basketball, as an all-black team (only the fourth to make it to the “Sweet Sixteen”) was a serious contender. That team represented the Lincoln Institute, Kentucky's only black boarding school, and their presence spoke volumes about the changing face of education under integration. (more...)

Claudia Whitsitt Recounts Michigan Murders in THE WRONG GUY
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2013

Just as Claudia Whitsitt enrolled at Eastern Michigan University, the perpetrator of one of the most horrifying crimes in U.S. history hit the campus - the infamous Michigan Murders - was finally arrested. (more...)

VIDEO: Southwest Airlines Unveils New Ad Campaign
by Stage Tube - Mar 19, 2013

A fresh face of Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) is coming to a television near you! Today, the airline kicks off its new advertising campaign with TBWAChiatDayits first with the agency. Southwest worked with TBWAChiatDay to build a campaign that tells the story of how Southwest became America's Largest Domestic airline, while also featuring recent product improvements that include the Rapid Rewards program, inflight Wifi, Live TV, Evolve cabins, and the new 737-800 aircraft. (more...)

King Tut Times Square Exhibition Closes 1/17
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2011

The King Tut exhibition Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs will close on January 17, 2011. (more...)

King Tut Times Square Exhibition Extended Through 1/17
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2011

At a sold-out lecture last evening in New York City, Dr. Zahi Hawass, secretary general of Egypt's Supreme Council of Antiquities, announced a two-week extension of the King Tut exhibition Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of theto January 17, 2011. (more...)

King Tut Exhibition at Discovery Times Square Exposition Closes 1/2011
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2011

'Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs' will close in New York City on January 2, 2011. The exhibit marked the first time a collection of treasures from the young pharaoh's tomb has visited the city since the groundbreaking 1979 exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. (more...)

King Tut Exhibition Comes to Discovery Times Square Exposition Thru 1/2011
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2010

'Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs' will open in New York City on April 23, 2010, marking the first time a collection of treasures from the young pharaoh's tomb has visited the city since the groundbreaking 1979 exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. (more...)

King Tut Exhibition Comes to Discovery Times Square Exposition Thru 1/2011
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2010

'Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs' will open in New York City on April 23, 2010, marking the first time a collection of treasures from the young pharaoh's tomb has visited the city since the groundbreaking 1979 exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. (more...)

King Tut Exhibition Comes to Discovery Times Square Exposition this April
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2009

'Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs' will open in New York City on April 23, 2010, marking the first time a collection of treasures from the young pharaoh's tomb has visited the city since the groundbreaking 1979 exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. (more...)

E.S.T. One-Act Festival Includes LaBute, Cho, Etc.
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2007

Ensemble Studio Theatre will present Marathon 2007, E.S.T.'s 29th festival of new one-act plays, at E.S.T. (549 West 52nd Street). Performances begin Thursday May 31st, and continue through Sunday, June 30th. (more...)

Streisand A Star is Born on DVD Released on Sept. 20
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2005

The Barbra Steisand remake of A Star is Born will be available on DVD on September 20th, which coincides with the release of her 61st album (more...)