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Photo Coverage: Alan Cumming, Hilary Swank and More at amFar's Inspiration Gala at TIFF
by Kelly Cameron - Sep 9, 2013

TIFF is in full swing in Toronto, and BWW has been bringing readers fabulous photos from all the red carpet, star studded openings. Tonight one of Broadway's brightest descended on the city, as Alan Cumming headlined amFar's annual Inspiration Gala with Hilary Swank. BWW is thrilled to bring readers photos from the red carpet arrivals.

Hollywood Studio Symphony & Page LA Choir to Present DANNY ELFMAN'S MUSIC FROM THE FILMS OF TIM BURTON, 10/31
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2013

Celebrate Halloween 2013 with Danny Elfman's Music from the Films of Tim Burton, a unique concert with the Hollywood Studio Symphony and the Page LA Choir conducted by John Mauceri, for one night only at the Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on Thursday, October 31 at 8:15 pm.

AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY to World Premiere at Toronto Film Festival; Full Line-Up Announced
by Movies News Desk - Jul 23, 2013

John Wells' AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY, the film adaptation of Tracy Lett's Tony Award-winning play, will make its world premiere at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival, TIFF organizers announced this morning.

HOMELAND's David Harewood Joins Julie Taymor's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM as 'Oberon'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2013

Harewood, who played CIA chief David Estes in two seasons of the Showtime series 'Homeland,' will play the Fairy King in the Off-Broadway production at Theatre for a New Audience in Brooklyn. Performances begin Oct. 19, prior to an official opening Nov. 2.

Keith David to Join Lillias White Onstage in A WOMAN ON LOVE Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2013

Chris Isaacson Presents and Upright Cabaret have announced that Keith David will join Broadway diva and Tony Award-winner Lillias White's new show, A WOMAN ON LOVE, at the Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood tonight. There will be two performances only, on Mondays, June 3 and 10 at 8:30pm, with cocktail and dinner service beginning at 6:30pm. The June 10 show also marks the second anniversary of The Night After The Tonys, a tradition begun in 2012 by Ms. White and Upright Cabaret.

Photo Coverage: The Stars Arrive for the 40th Annual Chaplin Awards, Honoring Barbra Streisand
by Walter McBride - Apr 23, 2013

The Film Society of Lincoln Center presented the 40th Chaplin Award honoring Academy Award-winner Barbra Streisand yesterday at Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center. The celebration in honor of the international film legend's groundbreaking career featured musical performances and film and interview clips culminating in the presentation of The Chaplin Award by President Bill Clinton. View photos of the arrivals below!

Whoopi Goldberg, Eva Longoria & More Among 2013 Tribeca Film Festival Jurors
by Movies News Desk - Apr 10, 2013

The Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by founding partner American Express, today announced its jurors - a diverse group of 42 industry leaders, including award-winning filmmakers, writers, producers, acclaimed actors, respected journalists and entrepreneurs. The jury will be divided among the seven competitive Festival categories. The winning films, filmmakers and actors in each category will be announced at the TFF Awards Night ceremony, streamed live on TribecaFilm.com on April 25. The 2013 Festival runs from April 17 -28.

Juries Announced For 2013 Tribeca Film Festival and Tribeca Film Institute Programs
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2013

The Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), presented by founding partner American Express, today announced its jurors - a diverse group of 42 industry leaders, including award-winning filmmakers, writers, producers, acclaimed actors, respected journalists and entrepreneurs. The jury will be divided among the seven competitive Festival categories. The winning films, filmmakers and actors in each category will be announced at the TFF Awards Night ceremony, streamed live on TribecaFilm.com on April 25. The 2013 Festival runs from April 17 -28.

TWILIGHT's Booboo Stewart to Star in Adaptation of THE PINEVILLE HEIST
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2013

Seventeen-year-old Aaron Stevens stumbles into the aftermath of a five million dollar bank heist gone wrong. Hiding under a canoe, Aaron partially catches the murder of one of the robbers. Through the chaos he sneaks away with the money and heads straight for the closest place of safety, his high school. Terrified, Aaron tells his shocking tale to Amanda Becker, his drama teacher, but it doesn't take long for one of the psychotic robbers to show up. In the locked down school the pair are relentlessly pursued in a quest to get the money back and wipe out the evidence.'

STAGE TUBE: Brian d'Arcy James Sings LES MISERABLES' 'Bring Him Home'
by Stage Tube - Jan 8, 2013

Brian d'Arcy James sang "Bring Him Home" from Les Miserables at the Passionists' 160th Anniversary Celebration.

HITCHCOCK Original Soundtrack, Featuring Danny Elfman Available 12/4
by Movies News Desk - Nov 16, 2012

Sony Music is proud to announce the release of Danny Elfman's Original Motion Picture Soundtrack recording of HITCHCOCK on December 4, 2012. The film is a love story about one of the most influential filmmakers of the last century, Alfred Hitchcock, and his wife and partner Alma Reville. It takes place during the making of Hitchcock's seminal movie PSYCHO, widely regarded as one of the greatest films ever made and the subject of Stephen Rebello's highly praised book Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho, on which the film HITCHCOCK is based. HITCHCOCK opens in select theatres November 23.

Kunis, Affleck, Franco Sign On for Romantic Drama THIRD PERSON
by Movies News Desk - Aug 22, 2012

Variety reports that Mila Kunis, Casey Affleck and James Franco have signed on to star in Paul Haggis' upcoming film THIRD PERSON. The actors join previously announced cast members Liam Neeson and Olivia Wilde in the romantic drama.

Nylon Fusion Collective Presents MISS HOPE'S, Beg. 5/23
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2012

Somewhere amidst the cracked asphalt and overgrown weeds on the highway to nowhere is Miss Hope's, a small-town diner where wistful wannabes with half-forgotten dreams meet, mingle and tell their stories. Consisting of three timeless tales with more than a little laughter, tears, irony and a pinch of The Twilight Zone, and told against the backdrop of the presidential inaugurations of Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama, Miss Hope's will be open for business starting May 23rd at the Sargent Theatre at the American Theatre of Actors, located at 314 West 54th Street. Miss Hope's is directed by David Triacca, and written by Jack Karp, Alisha Silver and Joseph Samuel Wright of the Nylon Fusion Writers Collective.

Bono Headlines Haitian Fundraiser at Cannes Festival
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2012

The Festival de Cannes celebrated Haiti: Carnival in Cannes last night, a benefit event on Thierry Fremaux's initiative presented by Giorgio Armani in support of Sean Penn's J/P Haitian Relief Organization

Nylon Fusion Collective Presents MISS HOPE'S, Now thru 6/3
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2012

Somewhere amidst the cracked asphalt and overgrown weeds on the highway to nowhere is Miss Hope's, a small-town diner where wistful wannabes with half-forgotten dreams meet, mingle and tell their stories. Consisting of three timeless tales with more than a little laughter, tears, irony and a pinch of The Twilight Zone, and told against the backdrop of the presidential inaugurations of Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama, Miss Hope's will be open for business starting tonight, May 23rd at the Sargent Theatre at the American Theatre of Actors, located at 314 West 54th Street. Miss Hope's is directed by David Triacca, and written by Jack Karp, Alisha Silver and Joseph Samuel Wright of the Nylon Fusion Writers Collective.

Nylon Fusion Collective Presents MISS HOPE'S, Beg. 5/23
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2012

Somewhere amidst the cracked asphalt and overgrown weeds on the highway to nowhere is Miss Hope's, a small-town diner where wistful wannabes with half-forgotten dreams meet, mingle and tell their stories. Consisting of three timeless tales with more than a little laughter, tears, irony and a pinch of The Twilight Zone, and told against the backdrop of the presidential inaugurations of Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama, Miss Hope's will be open for business starting May 23rd at the Sargent Theatre at the American Theatre of Actors, located at 314 West 54th Street. Miss Hope's is directed by David Triacca, and written by Jack Karp, Alisha Silver and Joseph Samuel Wright of the Nylon Fusion Writers Collective.

Tony Danza Joins Cast of Gordon-Levitt's Directorial Debut
by Movies News Desk - Apr 20, 2012

Variety reports that Tony Danza has joined the cast of Joseph Gordon-Levitt's still-untitled directorial debut. The actors have previously worked together in 1994 when both appeared in the film 'Angels in the Outfield'. Danza will join previously announced cast members Julianne Moore and Scarlett Johansson.

Cee Lo Green Among Upcoming Guests on NBC's LAST CALL WITH CARSON DALY
by TV News Desk - Jan 3, 2012

NBC has announced its schedule of upcoming guests for LAST CALL WITH CARSON DALY, for the weeks of January 3 - 30th. The show airs Mondays-Fridays, 1:35 a.m.-2:05 a.m. ET/PT, immediately following "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon".

MODERN MUSIC MASTERS: Mark Isham & ONCE UPON A TIME
by Pat Cerasaro - Nov 6, 2011

Today we are going to continue our ongoing interview series focusing on composers whose work transcends merely one medium with this highly-lauded and respected film and television composer known for over 100 film scores in his thirty year career - such as his Academy Award-nominated work on CRASH; as well as this year's WARRIOR starring Tom Hardy, in theaters now - the immensely talented Mark Isham! Detailing the challenge of scoring each and every episode of ABC's hit new fairytale-themed series ONCE UPON A TIME and what it is like bringing the magical Disney wonderland of the show to musical life every week - as well as some hints of what we can expect in future episodes - we also look back at many of his most notable collaborations over his accomplished career, many with some of the finest theatre and film directors of our age - Sidney Lumet, Robert Altman and David Mamet included. Additionally, Isham shares insights into the work of fellow composers soon to be featured in this column - such as Alexandre Desplat and Alan Menken - as well as what we can look forward to from him in the future, near and far - on screens, both small and large! Plus - much, much more!

Adrienne Shelly Foundation Launches 4th Annual Celebrity eBay Fundraiser
by Movies News Desk - Nov 4, 2011

The Adrienne Shelly Foundation (ASF), a non-profit organization dedicated to the memory of adored writer, director and actor Adrienne Shelly, is hosting its 4th annual celebrity eBay auction, which kicked-off on the 5th anniversary of Shelly's passing, November 1, and will run through November 10.

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