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HAMILTON's Euan Morton Lends Voice To NPR Kids' PodcastHAMILTON's Euan Morton Lends Voice To NPR Kids' Podcast
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2019

Hamilton's Euan Morton is the latest Broadway star to lend his voice to the acclaimed children's storytelling podcast, Circle Round. (more...)

Season Two of FINAL SPACE to Premiere on Adult Swim This JuneSeason Two of FINAL SPACE to Premiere on Adult Swim This June
by TV News Desk - May 29, 2019

The second season of the epic sci-fi adventure comedy with a plethora of heart, Final Space, will premiere on Monday, June 24th at 11:30 p.m. ET/PT on Adult Swim. (more...)

BWW Interview: WordTheatre's Cedering Fox Blending Heart-Felt Prose With Beautiful MusicBWW Interview: WordTheatre's Cedering Fox Blending Heart-Felt Prose With Beautiful Music
by Gil Kaan - May 8, 2019

The Grammy Museum will be hosting NOTES ON LIVING: ALL-STAR JAZZ WITH TALES BY BRIAN DOYLE May 14, 2019 as a joint benefit for WordTheatre in the Schools (WITS) and the Grammy Museum. WordTheatre's artistic director Cedering Fox will be producing and directing this evening of selected stories by award-winning author Brian Doyle, read by a star-studded cast, and accompanied by an all-star jazz band led by Starr Parodi. Cedering opened up some of her early evening time to speak to me. (more...)

BE MORE CHILL Star Stephanie Hsu Stars In NPR Kids' Podcast CIRCLE ROUNDBE MORE CHILL Star Stephanie Hsu Stars In NPR Kids' Podcast CIRCLE ROUND
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2019

Be More Chill's Stephanie Hsu (last seen in SpongeBob SquarePants: The Broadway Musical) is the latest Broadway star to join the cast of the acclaimed children's storytelling podcast, Circle Round. (more...)

Rebecca Luker And Danny Burstein Co-Star In NPR Kids' PodcastRebecca Luker And Danny Burstein Co-Star In NPR Kids' Podcast
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2019

Broadway legends -- and real-life husband and wife -- Danny Burstein (My Fair Lady, Moulin Rouge) and Rebecca Luker (The Sound of Music, Music Man) have joined forces to tell a playful tale about the pitfalls of greed. (more...)

BLACK PANTHER Leads Nominations for the NAACP IMAGE AWARDSBLACK PANTHER Leads Nominations for the NAACP IMAGE AWARDS
by TV News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

The nominees for the 50th NAACP Image Awards were exclusively announced today at the Television Critics Association's (TCA) TV One's joint press conference with Derrick Johnson, President and CEO of the NAACP and Alfred Liggins, Chairman and CEO of TV One. The winners will be revealed during the Two-Hour LIVE TV special airing on TV One on Saturday, March 30, 2019. (more...)

David Berger Jazz Orchestra and Ron Sunshine Celebrate The Great American Songbook at BirdlandDavid Berger Jazz Orchestra and Ron Sunshine Celebrate The Great American Songbook at Birdland
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2019

Composer, arranger, and conductor, David Berger, is recognized internationally as a leading authority on the music of Duke Ellington and the Swing Era. Conductor and arranger for the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra from its inception in 1988 through 1994, Berger has transcribed more than 750 full scores of classic recordings, including more than 500 works by Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn. Several of these transcriptions in addition to a number of original arrangements are featured in last season's Broadway hit, After Midnight. (more...)

BAM Presents HORROR NOIRE: A HISTORY OF BLACK HORRORBAM Presents HORROR NOIRE: A HISTORY OF BLACK HORROR
by TV News Desk - Jan 10, 2019

On Monday, February 4 at 7pm, BAM presents the east coast premiere of Xavier Burgin's Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror (2019), a new documentary exploring a century of genre films that by turns utilized, caricatured, exploited, sidelined, and finally embraced Black Americans in Hollywood, tracing a secret history through their connection to the horror genre. The documentary will be followed by a panel discussion with author, educator, and Horror Noire executive producer Tananarive Due, filmmaker R. Shanea Williams, comics author Greg Anderson Elysee, and Horror Noire co-writer/producer and Graveyard Shift Sisters founder Ashlee Blackwell, as well as a screening of Rusty Cundieff's classic urban horror anthology, Tales from the Hood (1995). (more...)

Scoop: Oprah Winfrey Network November 2018 HighlightsScoop: Oprah Winfrey Network November 2018 Highlights
by TV Scoop - Oct 17, 2018

Get all the scoop on Oprah Winfrey Network November 2018 Highlights (more...)

GREENLEAF's New Episode to Feature Patti LaBelle and Dr. Iyanla VanzantGREENLEAF's New Episode to Feature Patti LaBelle and Dr. Iyanla Vanzant
by TV News Desk - Oct 1, 2018

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network shared today the promo for episode 306 “She Changes Everything,” of its hit megachurch drama series “Greenleaf,” airing this Wednesday, October 3 at 10/9c and featuring multiple Grammy award-winning recording artist Patti LaBelle and spiritual life coach and best-selling author Dr. Iyanla Vanzant,” from Lionsgate, award-winning writer/executive producer Craig Wright (“Lost,” “Six Feet Under”), and executive producers Clement Virgo (“The Book of Negros”), Kriss Turner Towner (“The Romanoffs,” “The Soul Man”), and Oprah Winfrey. (more...)

5th Annual CABARET IS ALIVE AND WELL AND LIVING IN LOS ANGELES to Benefit The Actors Fund5th Annual CABARET IS ALIVE AND WELL AND LIVING IN LOS ANGELES to Benefit The Actors Fund
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2018

The Actors Fund and Fraser Entertainment are very proud to announce the 5th annual presentation of CABARET IS ALIVE AND WELL AND LIVING IN LOS ANGELES.  Conceived by renowned director David Galligan, this fifth celebration of Cabaret in L.A. will take place as a series of 3 concerts over 3 evenings at 3 different Los Angeles venues, Friday, October 12, Saturday, October 13, and Sunday, October 14.  Proceeds from all 3 shows will benefit The Actors Fund. (more...)

OWN Announces Fourth Season Renewal of GREENLEAFOWN Announces Fourth Season Renewal of GREENLEAF
by TV News Desk - Sep 19, 2018

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced today it has renewed for a fourth season its hit megachurch drama series “Greenleaf” from Lionsgate, award-winning writer/executive producer Craig Wright, and executive producers Clement Virgo, Kriss Turner Towner, and Oprah Winfrey. The series stars Merle Dandridge as Grace Greenleaf, Lynn Whitfield as Lady Mae Greenleaf, and Keith David as Bishop Greenleaf. Season three guest stars include the legendary Patti LaBelle as Maxine Patterson, Iyanla Vanzant appearing as herself, and Beau Bridges as Bob Whitmore. (more...)

Sneak Preview of New Independent Film AMERICAN DRESSER Screens One Night Only in JaffreySneak Preview of New Independent Film AMERICAN DRESSER Screens One Night Only in Jaffrey
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2018

Jaffrey's River Street Theatre (a project of The Park Theatre) has become part of the New York Film Critics Series of 'sneak preview' premieres of the best new independent films. The films are accompanied with interviews of the stars and the film creators. Film critic Peter Travers (Rolling Stone) is the host. The first 'sneak preview' the River Street Theatre will present is American Dresser starring Tom Berenger (Platoon, Someone To Watch Over Me, Gettysburg) Keith David (Crash, Barbershop, Armageddon), Gina Gershon, Penelope Ann Miller (The Artist), Jeff Fahey (Silverado)and Bruce Dern (Nebraska, Coming Home). It will be shown only once, Friday, September 21 at 7pm. (more...)


by TV News Desk - Sep 14, 2018

Cartuna, a digital media company focused on animated comedy for adults, will premiere its two adult animated short-form series “Human Kind Of” and “Liverspots and Astronots” on Facebook Watch. Each show will have a 21-episode season and will roll-out three new episodes per week. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2018

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The Acting Company's 2018 Fall Gala Honors Bill Rauch, Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel And Ambassador Carl SpielvogelThe Acting Company's 2018 Fall Gala Honors Bill Rauch, Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel And Ambassador Carl Spielvogel
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2018

The Acting Company (Ian Belknap, Artistic Director; Elisa Spencer-Kaplan, Executive Director) will honor director and artistic leader Bill Rauch and the married civic leaders Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel and Ambassador Carl Spielvogel- individuals whose exemplary work aligns with the artistic and educational ideals of the storied repertory company that produces nationally recognized theater productions and arts education programs-at the Company's 2018 Fall Gala, on November 12. Held at the historic Metropolitan Club (One East 60th Street), the event will bring together awards, live entertainment, silent and live auctions, dinner, and cocktails in celebration of theater and its contribution to American society. (more...)

Koryn Hawthorne Makes GREENLEAF Return Tonight with Original SongKoryn Hawthorne Makes GREENLEAF Return Tonight with Original Song
by TV News Desk - Sep 5, 2018

Chart-topping young star and two-time 2018 Dove Awards nominee Koryn Hawthorne makes a return appearance in Lionsgate's hit drama series, Greenleaf tonight, Wednesday September 5th at 10 pm/9c on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.  Her song “Speak the Name” will be featured in the episode. (more...)

Stars of OWN's GREENLEAF Visit the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport USO FacilityStars of OWN's GREENLEAF Visit the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport USO Facility
by TV News Desk - Aug 29, 2018

Stars of OWN's hit megachurch drama “Greenleaf,” including Merle Dandridge, Keith David, Lamman Rucker, and Deborah Joy Winans visited with members of the military and their families at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport USO facility on Monday, August 27, in advance of the highly anticipated third season premiere on Tuesday, August 28 and Wednesday, August 29 (10-11 p.m. ET/PT).  The “Greenleaf” cast sang to visiting military, served lunch to military members and their families, toured the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta facility, and met with key members of the USO. (more...)

Scoop: September Highlights on OPRAH WINFREY NETWORKScoop: September Highlights on OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK
by TV Scoop - Aug 15, 2018

Get all the scoop on September Highlights on OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK, airing on NBC on Saturday, September 1, 2018! (more...)

Trip From Harvard To LSD Revealed In ACID TEST At The MarshTrip From Harvard To LSD Revealed In ACID TEST At The Marsh
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2018

Acid Test is the true story of Ram Dass, renowned spiritual teacher and LSD pioneer. Presented by The Marsh San Francisco, the show explores Ram Dass' many incarnations from being Richard Alpert, the scion of a wealthy Jewish family and a psychology professor at Harvard, to launching the psychedelic revolution along with Timothy Leary. Whether meeting his guru in India or suffering a paralyzing stroke, Ram Dass illuminates his search for inner peace and lasting truth with humor and humility. (more...)

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