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Shakespeare Theatre Company Invites All To Attend Free Virtual Gala SHAKESPEARE EVERY Photo Shakespeare Theatre Company Invites All To Attend Free Virtual Gala SHAKESPEARE EVERYWHERE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2020

Shakespeare Theatre Company is extending an invitation to this year's free Virtual Gala titled Shakespeare Everywhere on Saturday, October 3 at 7 p.m. Hosted by STC's Artistic Director Simon Godwin the hour-long event will be a combination of live and recorded performances including performers from 25 countries in a truly worldwide celebration.

BWW Review: Fleming Continues to Surprise in Met Stars Live in Concert at Washington' Photo BWW Review: Fleming Continues to Surprise in Met Stars Live in Concert at Washington's Dumbarton Oaks, August 1
by Richard Sasanow - Aug 2, 2020

Even though soprano Renee Fleming had a big farewell to her role as the Marschallin in DER ROSENKAVALIER in the Met’s recent production premiere, she seems far from the end of her career, not only continuing to concertize but even in opera. So, it was no surprise that she showed up on the roster of the Met’s pay-for-view concerts series, Met Stars Live in Concert.

Renee Fleming and Kelli O'Hara Will Star in Opera Adaptation of THE HOURS Photo Renee Fleming and Kelli O'Hara Will Star in Opera Adaptation of THE HOURS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2020

Broadway veteran and opera superstar Renee Fleming revealed that she, Tony winner Kelli O'Hara, and Joyce DiDonato will star in a new opera based on the Michael Cunningham novel and 2002 film, The Hours.

Photo Flash: Shakespeare Theatre Company Celebrates Artistic Director, Michael Kahn Photo Photo Flash: Shakespeare Theatre Company Celebrates Artistic Director, Michael Kahn
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2019

On Sunday, June 16, Washington, D.C.'s theatre community gathered to celebrate the end of MICHAEL KAHN's 33-year tenure as Artistic Director of Shakespeare Theatre Company with musical and dramatic performances, special guests from the worlds of entertainment, politics, and media, and a mayoral proclamation.

HBO to Premiere REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER: ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL Photo HBO to Premiere REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER: ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL
by TV News Desk - Oct 17, 2018

Celebrating 25 years of pioneering political comedy talk shows on TV, including 15 years on his current weekly HBO series, REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER: ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL debuts this FRIDAY, OCT. 19 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO. The special looks back at highlights of Maher's irreverent run on TV, featuring archival footage from both “Real Time with Bill Maher” and “Politically Incorrect,” as well as appearances by such notables as Salman Rushdie, Maureen Dowd, Billy Crystal, Larry David, Martin Short, Woody Harrelson and Barbra Streisand, among others.

REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER: ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL Debuts October 19 On HBO Photo REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER: ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL Debuts October 19 On HBO
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2018

A fearless observer of current events and longtime HBO favorite takes a (brief) pause from the nonstop news cycle later this month to look back on his groundbreaking career. Celebrating 25 years of pioneering political comedy talk shows on TV, including 15 years on his current weekly HBO series, REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER: ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL debuts FRIDAY, OCT. 19 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO.

New Speakers And Artists Added To 2018 Lineup Photo New Speakers And Artists Added To 2018 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2018

Sydney Opera House today announced new speakers, performances and visual art elements to the ANTIDOTE 2018 lineup. Taking place over the weekend of 1-2 September, ANTIDOTE is a festival of pioneering ideas, action and change focusing on global, local and personal issues of the day.

Blythe Danner and Martha Plimpton Criticize Responses to the Weinstein Scandal Photo Blythe Danner and Martha Plimpton Criticize Responses to the Weinstein Scandal
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 17, 2017

Two accomplished ladies of the stage. Blythe Danner and Martha Plimpton, have issued letters to the editor of the New York Times this afternoon expressing their dismay at some pieces that have been published this week regarding the sexual harassment scandal surrounding media mogul, Harvey Weinstein.

VIDEO: Maureen Dowd Reveals Trick to Getting on Donald Trump's Good Side
by - Dec 13, 2016

On last night' LATE NIGHT, columnist Maureen Dowd talked about being blacklisted by Donald Trump and her "screwball comedy" relationship with George H.W. Bush.

Scoop: LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS on NBC - 12/06- Today
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2016

Get all the scoop on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS, airing on NBC today, December 13, 2016!

The Mad-Cool Science of Adam Savage Arrives at the Eccles Center in Park City 12/10
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

What happens when you pursue creativity with reckless abandon? Adam Savage-former co-host of the Emmy-nominated Discovery series Mythbusters-will share his make-it-your-own curiosity and wisdom with the Park City Institute audience at the Eccles Center on December 10, 2016. 

Park City Institute Now Offering Three-Show Packages
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2016

 Patrons of the Park City Institute now have the option to enjoy packages of three shows at a discounted price. "We're very excited to offer a new way to explore our programming," says PCI Executive Director Teri Orr. "These three-show packages offer patrons two performances in a genre, and their choice of a third show, for free." The offer is a PCI "holiday treat," and is valid until December 25th only.

Maureen Dowd, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Isabel Wilkerson, Trevor Noah and More Slated for Chicago Humanities Festival's FALLFEST/16: SPEED
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2016

The Chicago Humanities Festival is moving full speed ahead towards the 27th annual Fallfest, releasing its full line-up of events. Fallfest/16: Speed will feature more than 100 events by prominent artists, authors, historians, scientists, and cultural commentators including Dan Savage, Maureen Dowd, Trevor Noah, and Jonathan Lethem.

CBS's FACE THE NATION Up in Viewers & Posts Double-Digit Percentage Gains
by TV News Desk - Oct 18, 2016

CBS News' FACE THE NATION posted double-digit year-to-year percentage growth in viewers and adults 25-54, delivering 3.54m viewers (up +14%, from 3.10m) and 0.8/04 (up +33%, from 0.6/03)

Scoop: REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER on HBO on Today, September 23, 2016
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2016

Get all the scoop on REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER on HBO, airing today, September 23, 2016!

Park City Institute Announces This Year's Eccles Center Season!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2016

Mixing legendary blues with political commentary, ballet with myth busting genius and big recognizable names with big - less mainstream, but just as brilliant - names… the 20th Season of Park City Institute's brand of performance has arrived. In keeping with its mission to entertain, educate and illuminate, PCI delivers a line-up of world-renowned musicians, actors, dancers, authors, thinkers and doers. There are throwbacks to The Eccles Center's grand opening first season. There are Grammy winners and acclaimed traditional entertainers. And there are pioneers, who would never have fit into the performing arts mold of yesterday.

Stars of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, BEAUTIFUL, FIDDLER, WAITRESS and More to Perform at 92Y Street Fest
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2016

92nd Street Y brings its famous programs out on to Lexington Avenue for New Yorkers of all ages to enjoy at the Annual 92Y Street Fest.

Maureen Dowd, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Isabel Wilkerson, Trevor Noah and More Slated for Chicago Humanities Festival's FALLFEST/16: SPEED
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2016

The Chicago Humanities Festival is moving full speed ahead towards the 27th annual Fallfest, releasing its full line-up of events. Fallfest/16: Speed will feature more than 100 events by prominent artists, authors, historians, scientists, and cultural commentators including Dan Savage, Maureen Dowd, Trevor Noah, and Jonathan Lethem.

Whitney Cummings, Iliza Shlesinger, Loni Love & More Returning to LIPSHTICK This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2016

'LIPSHTICK - The Perfect Shade of Stand Up' continues to heat up the Las Vegas entertainment scene with the hottest names in comedy. The series will continue to bring fresh talent and returning favorites to the stage at The Venetian and The Palazzo Las Vegas. Tickets are on sale for all performances through August 2016.

Meryl Streep Reveals Expose on Hollywood Gender Inequality In the Works
by TV News Desk - Sep 9, 2015

Meryl Streep revealed news that columnist Maureen Dowd is currently working on an expose for The New York Times Magazine on gender discrimination.

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