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Bradley Cooper, Alfonso Cuaron Nominated for DGA Film AwardsBradley Cooper, Alfonso Cuaron Nominated for DGA Film Awards
by TV News Desk - Jan 8, 2019

Directors Guild of America President Thomas Schlamme today announced the five nominees for the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film for 2018.  (more...)

Remix of Harlem Globetrotters' Theme Song 'Sweet Georgia Brown' Now Available On iTunes
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2016

As part of their 90 th year celebration, the world famous Harlem Globetrotters commissioned Grammy Award-winning producer/songwriter Teddy Riley to remix the team's legendary theme song, 'Sweet Georgia Brown.' That remix is now available for purchase for the first time ever on iTunes. (more...)

ZOFO to Perform Songs from Newest Album at The Kitchen, 5/10
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2016

Grammy-nominated Steinway Artist Ensemble ZOFO performs duet works from their critically-acclaimed album, ZOFO Plays Terry Riley (released May 2015), including pieces written by Terry Riley for four-hands piano: 'Etude from the Old Country,' 'Waltz for Charismas,' 'Cinco de Mayo,' and 'Half-Wolf Dances Mad in Moonlight.' (more...)

Young People's Chorus of New York City to Perform River to River Concert Friday, 6/20
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2014

Young People's Chorus of New York City (YPC) joins an all-star lineup of artists performing in 'Terry Riley and Friends,' part of Original Music Workshop (OMW) and LMCC's 'Ex-Situ' series of site-specific concerts in the 2014 River To River Festival. Composer and OMW Creative Director Paola Prestini has curated the concert, which takes place Friday, June 20, at 7:30 p.m. at Federal Hall (26 Wall Street). The event is free and open to the public. (more...)

Photo Flash: LOMBARDI On Stage
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2010

Producers Tony Ponturo and Fran Kirmser will present LOMBARDI at Broadway's Circle in the Square Theatre this fall starring Dan Lauria as Vince Lombardi and Judith Light as Marie Lombardi, written by Academy Award winning playwright Eric Simonson and directed by Tony Award nominee Thomas Kail. (more...)

LOMBARDI Author Maraniss Feels 'All Joy' About Broadway
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2010

Author David Maraniss, whose 1999 book 'When Pride Still Mattered: A Life of Vince Lombardi' is the basis for the upcoming Broadway play LOMBARDI, has expressed his surprise that his work was so quickly made into a Broadway play. (more...)

Light, Nobbs, Dawes, Riley & Sullivan to Star in LOMBARDI on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2010

Producers Tony Ponturo and Fran Kirmser today announced additional casting as well as the creative team for LOMBARDI, coming to Broadway's Circle in the Square this fall (previews begin September 23, opening night is October 21). The cast will feature Judith Light as Marie Lombardi, Keith Nobbs as Michael McCormick, Bill Dawes as Paul Hornung, Robert Christopher Riley as Dave Robinson and Chris Sullivan as Jim Taylor. (more...)