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Nona Hendryx &  Gary Lucas Reimagine Beefheart Repertoire On New AlbumNona Hendryx & Gary Lucas Reimagine Beefheart Repertoire On New Album
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2017

The World of Captain Beefheart is a comprehensive overview oof the man also known as Don Van Vlie's towering legacy, re-imagined and infused with new blood by vocalist extraordinaire Nona Hendryx and avant-guitar legend Gary Lucas (more...)

Court Theatre presents FIVE GUYS NAMED MOECourt Theatre presents FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

Court Theatre, under the continuing leadership of Charles Newell, Marilyn F. Vitale Artistic Director, and Stephen J. Albert, Executive Director, opens its 2017-2018 season with Five Guys Named Moe by Clarke Peters, directed by Resident Artist Ron OJ Parson, Music Director Abdul Hamid Royal and Associate Director Felicia P. Fields. Five Guys Named Moe, which features Louis Jordan's greatest hits, runs September 7 - October 8, 2017 at Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave. The press opening is September 16, 2017 at 8:00 p.m. (more...)

Kimmel Center Calls for Public Input in Renovation of Merriam TheaterKimmel Center Calls for Public Input in Renovation of Merriam Theater
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2017

The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts today announced a comprehensive community engagement process intended to solicit innovative ideas for the renovation of the historic Merriam Theater, located in the heart of the Kimmel Center campus on the Avenue of the Arts in Center City. (more...)

Vivica Fox to Star in TWO CAN PLAY THAT GAME Stage AdaptationVivica Fox to Star in TWO CAN PLAY THAT GAME Stage Adaptation
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

The original movie was met with rave reviews, instantly becoming a fan favorite and ultimately a cult classic. Over the years, the media has lauded it a 'turning point in movie history' and a 'game changer.' It is the movie 'Two Can Play That Game.' Now, an adaptation of the hit movie will be hitting the stage and touring across the country. (more...)

Michael McDonald's 'Half Truth' Premieres at Billboard; New Album 'Wide Open' Out 9/15Michael McDonald's 'Half Truth' Premieres at Billboard; New Album 'Wide Open' Out 9/15
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

“Half Truth,” the new single from five-time Grammy Award winning vocalist and acclaimed singer/songwriter Michael McDonald, is premiering via Billboard. Stream/share the track (more...)

Rushion McDonald Expands Global Reach of Hit Show MONEY MAKING CONVERSATIONSRushion McDonald Expands Global Reach of Hit Show MONEY MAKING CONVERSATIONS
by TV News Desk - Aug 7, 2017

2-time EMMY winning entertainment mogul Rushion McDonald expands global reach of his hit show 'Money Making Conversations', now available on iHeartRadio. (more...)

COCKTAIL HOUR: THE SHOW Heads to Illinois in NovemberCOCKTAIL HOUR: THE SHOW Heads to Illinois in November
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2017

Drama, mystery, humor, romance - New York City's Ballets with a Twist serves up all this and more in Cocktail Hour: The Show, coming to Raue Center for the Arts (108 Minnie Street) on Saturday, November 11, at 8:00pm. (more...)

2017 BMI R&B/HIP - HOP AWARDS to Honor Patti LaBelle as BMI Icon2017 BMI R&B/HIP - HOP AWARDS to Honor Patti LaBelle as BMI Icon
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2017

BMI is pleased to announce that Patti LaBelle will be named the BMI Icon at the 2017 BMI R&B/Hip-Hop Awards. LaBelle will receive this honor in recognition of her extraordinary career achievements and countless contributions to the musical landscape over the past five decades. (more...)

Rachelle Ferrell, Rickie Lee Jones and More Coming Up This August at City Winery ChicagoRachelle Ferrell, Rickie Lee Jones and More Coming Up This August at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

The following acts are performing at City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, throughout the month of August. Featured performances include three shows with Rachelle Ferrell on August 4-5, Roomful of Blues' on their 50th anniversary tour on August 17, Grammy award-winner Rickie Lee Jones on August 20, Welsh alt-rock group The Alarm on August 28 and more. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Michael McDonald's 'Find it in Your Heart' Premieres at NPR MusicMichael McDonald's 'Find it in Your Heart' Premieres at NPR Music
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2017

“Find it in Your Heart,” the new single from five-time Grammy Award winning vocalist and acclaimed singer/songwriter Michael McDonald, is premiering via NPR Music's “Songs We Love” which raves, “Within seconds of the opening 'oohs' and warm, groovy vibes of McDonald's new song, (more...)

BWW Interview: Tracy Nicole Chapman Rehearsing SHOUT SISTER SHOUT! at Pasadena PlayhouseBWW Interview: Tracy Nicole Chapman Rehearsing SHOUT SISTER SHOUT! at Pasadena Playhouse
by Don Grigware - Jul 19, 2017

Actress/singer Tracy Nicole Chapman is best known for originating the role of Shenzi in the Broadway production of The Lion King. She also appeared on Broadway in The Who's Tommy, Caroline, or Change and Cy Coleman's The Life. Other theatre credits include the Broadway revivals of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, The Music Man, and Into the Woods. She also toured with Jelly's Last Jam, Dreamgirls and Once on This Island. She is about to star in a world premiere musical Shout, Sister, Shout! about the life of gospel singer Rosetta Tharpe. Chapman took time out of her busy schedule to chat with us about the musical and playing Rosetta Tharpe. (more...)

Jackopierce, Mariza and More on Sale at City Winery ChicagoJackopierce, Mariza and More on Sale at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces alt-rockers Jack O'Neill and Cary Pierce of Jackopierce, internationally acclaimed, Latin Grammy nominated Fado artist Mariza, Chicago's own Bluegrass group Henhouse Prowlers and more. (more...)

HARLEM WEEK 2017 Celebrates New York's DiversityHARLEM WEEK 2017 Celebrates New York's Diversity
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2017

One of New York's most enduring and highly attended summer activities is the HARLEM WEEK Festival. HARLEM WEEK, which started as a one day event in 1974 has grown to a month-long celebration of the most famous community in the world. As HARLEM WEEK celebrates it's 43rd Anniversary in 2017 the focus will be celebrating the mosaic of Harlem and all of New York. (more...)

James Davis and Arsenio Hall Come to ComedyWorks Next WeekJames Davis and Arsenio Hall Come to ComedyWorks Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2017

James Davis is a rising force in comedy.  On June 28th, Comedy Central premiered his new show Hood Adjacent with James Davis, where Davis explores contemporary urban topics and shares his perspective on the world he grew up in through a unique, hybrid style of comedy that bridges the gap between urban and mainstream comedy. (more...)

THE NATIONAL MONOLOGUE SLAM to Take Groundbreaking Acting Competition Around the U.S.THE NATIONAL MONOLOGUE SLAM to Take Groundbreaking Acting Competition Around the U.S.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2017

The folks who gave you Manhattan Monologue Slam are going national with The National Monologue Slam, the latest creation from the minds of Philip and Robert Galinsky.  The brothers have been serving the acting community since 2003 with their groundbreaking monthly competition The Manhattan Monologue Slam, an opportunity for emerging actors to perform for industry professionals each and every month by providing a panel of judges consisting of agents, casting directors, producers and the like, offering valuable advice and critiques of the performers.    (more...)

Arsenio Hall Comes to Comedy Works Landmark 7/21Arsenio Hall Comes to Comedy Works Landmark 7/21
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2017

???????If you ask different people where they first saw Arsenio Hall, you'd probably get a number of different answers.  But, it was the success of his Emmy Award-winning late night talk show The Arsenio Hall Show that made Arsenio a household name. (more...)

Dream Cast Set for DREAMGIRLS in Concert at The Miramar Cultural CenterDream Cast Set for DREAMGIRLS in Concert at The Miramar Cultural Center
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2017

The Miramar Cultural Center, 2400 Civic Center Place, Miramar FL, presents the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, DREAMGIRLS, for two concert performances only Saturday, July 22, 2017, at 8:00 PM and Sunday, July 23, 2017, at 2:00 PM. (more...)

Seacoast Entertainment Association Presents Ballets with a Twist in COCKTAIL HOUR: THE SHOWSeacoast Entertainment Association Presents Ballets with a Twist in COCKTAIL HOUR: THE SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2017

Seacoast Entertainment Association welcomes New York City's Ballets with a Twist to the West Coast for a performance of Cocktail Hour: The Show at the Florence Events Center (715 Quince Street) on Thursday, October 26, at 7:00pm. Tickets are $32.To purchase, visit seacoastea.org or call 541-997-1994. (more...)

BWW Interview: Sharon Lewis Carries On With the BluesBWW Interview: Sharon Lewis Carries On With the Blues
by Tory Gates - Jul 2, 2017

'You know who you sound like?' I say, 'No, but you're gonna tell me.' She says, 'Yeah, you're like Janis Joplin and Tina Turner all rolled in to one!” (more...)

54 SINGS 1776, Kyle Dean Massey, Samantha Barks and More Coming Up at Feinstein's/54 Below This July54 SINGS 1776, Kyle Dean Massey, Samantha Barks and More Coming Up at Feinstein's/54 Below This July
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2017

This July, Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. (more...)

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