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Guest Blog: Director Harry Mackrill On WORLD'S END at the King's Head Theatre Photo Guest Blog: Director Harry Mackrill On WORLD'S END at the King's Head Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2019

World's End is the debut play from James Corley - an LGBT love story premiering at the King's Head Theatre, which will be the closer of the venue's ever popular Queer Season. Director Harry Mackrill (who was recently announced as one of the King's Head's new artistic associates) talks about why he chose to work on this piece, his inspirations, and how important it is keep making new LGBT theatre.

CLEMENCY, ONE CHILD NATION Among 2019 Sundance Film Festival Winners Photo CLEMENCY, ONE CHILD NATION Among 2019 Sundance Film Festival Winners
by TV News Desk - Feb 4, 2019

After 10 days and 121 feature films, the 2019 Sundance Film Festival's Awards Ceremony took place tonight, with host Marianna Palka emceeing and jurors presenting 28 prizes for feature filmmaking. Honorees, named in total below, represent new achievements in global independent storytelling. Bold, intimate, and humanizing stories prevailed across categories, with Grand Jury Prizes awarded to Clemency (U.S. Dramatic), One Child Nation (U.S. Documentary), Honeyland (World Cinema Documentary) and The Souvenir (World Cinema Dramatic). 

Clemency, One Child Nation, The Souvenir and Honeyland Among Winners at Sundance Film Photo Clemency, One Child Nation, The Souvenir and Honeyland Among Winners at Sundance Film Festival - Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2019

After 10 days and 121 feature films, the 2019 Sundance Film Festival's Awards Ceremony took place tonight, with host Marianna Palka emceeing and jurors presenting 28 prizes for feature filmmaking. Honorees, named in total below, represent new achievements in global independent storytelling. Bold, intimate, and humanizing stories prevailed across categories, with Grand Jury Prizes awarded to Clemency (U.S. Dramatic), ONE CHILD Nation (U.S. Documentary), Honeyland (World Cinema Documentary) and The Souvenir (World Cinema Dramatic).

Sundance Film Festival Announces Juries, Awards Night Host Photo Sundance Film Festival Announces Juries, Awards Night Host
by TV News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

Sundance Institute will gather 20 celebrated and revered expert voices across film, art, culture and science to award feature-length and short films shown at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival with 12 prizes, announced at a ceremony February 2 that will be livestreamed at sundance.org and on YouTube. Short Film Awards will be announced at a separate ceremony on January 29 and will also be livestreamed. The Festival takes place January 24 through February 3 in Park City, Salt Lake City and Sundance, Utah.

BWW Feature: IN THE BLOOD at Aux Dog Theatre Photo BWW Feature: IN THE BLOOD at Aux Dog Theatre
by Zoe Burke - Dec 8, 2018

In The Blood, a subversive riff on Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter, was nominated for a Pulitzer and was written by Pulitzer Prize and MacArthur Genius Grant Award Winner, Suzan-Lori Parks.

Aux Dog Theatre Season Opens With THE SCARLET LETTER Photo Aux Dog Theatre Season Opens With THE SCARLET LETTER
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2018

The Aux Dog Theatre Nob Hill opens its 2018/19 Season with the classic drama, Nathaniel Hawthorne's THE SCARLET LETTER adapted by acclaimed contemporary playwright, Phyllis Nagy.

Theatre Calgary to Present the World Premiere of MARY & MAX As Part of 2018-19 Season Photo Theatre Calgary to Present the World Premiere of MARY & MAX As Part of 2018-19 Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2018

Theatre Calgary's new Artistic Director, Stafford Arima, has announced his first season of plays.

Paramount Television and Anonymous Content Acquire Rights to Hilde Lysiak's Forthcoming Four Book Series HILDE CRACKS THE CASE
by TV News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

Paramount Television and Anonymous Content have optioned the rights to 9 year-old reporter Hilde Lysiak's forthcoming book series “Hilde Cracks the Case” (Scholastic, Fall 2017). Inspired by true news stories that Hilde Lysiak has broken throughout her aspiring career as a journalist, the mystery series stars Hilde along with her older sister Izzy, her sidekick/newspaper photographer, as the two girls stop at nothing to uncover the truth. The deal also includes Lysiak's life story rights.

Netflix & John Wells Productions to Tell Definitive Story Behind THE PANAMA PAPERS
by TV News Desk - Jul 26, 2016

Netflix and John Wells Productions (Burnt, August Osage County, Love and Mercy) are teaming up to tell the definitive story behind THE PANAMA PAPERS and the two journalists who cracked open an unprecedented torrent of lies, diversions and information

Christine Lahti, Jason Ritter and Georgia King Star in THE CITY OF CONVERSATION, Opening Tonight at The Wallis
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2016

The divisive world of Washington D.C. politics moves to center stage of the Bram Goldsmith Theater at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts when Anthony Giardina's searing political comic drama THE CITY OF CONVERSATION opens for a limited run in May.

Christine Lahti, Jason Ritter and Georgia King Star in THE CITY OF CONVERSATION, Starting Tonight at The Wallis
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2016

The divisive world of Washington D.C. politics moves to center stage of the Bram Goldsmith Theater at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts when Anthony Giardina's searing political comic drama THE CITY OF CONVERSATION opens for a limited run this month.

Paramount TV Options Rights to Revecca Traister's 'ALL THE SINGLE LADIES'
by Movies News Desk - Apr 27, 2016

Paramount Television has optioned the rights to the provocative, New York Times Bestselling book from Rebecca Traister, ALL THE SINGLE LADIES: UNMARRIED WOMEN AND THE RISE OF AN INDEPENDENT NATION.

Christine Lahti, Jason Ritter and Georgia King to Star in THE CITY OF CONVERSATION at The Wallis
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2016

The divisive world of Washington D.C. politics moves to center stage of the Bram Goldsmith Theater at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts when Anthony Giardina's searing political comic drama THE CITY OF CONVERSATION opens for a limited run in May.

Broadway's Debbie Bisno Named Resident Producer of McCarter Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2016

McCarter Theatre Center's Resident Playwright/Artistic Director Emily Mann and Managing Director Timothy J. Shields have announced Debbie Bisno as the theatre's new Resident Producer. Ms. Bisno, a Broadway producer with two decades in the commercial and non-profit theatrical arenas, assumes her new leadership role immediately. Ms. Bisno will be based in Princeton as an important member of the artistic team at McCarter, and she will maintain and expand McCarter's relationships in NY, regionally, and abroad. Her existing company, Bisno Productions, will continue operations in Manhattan.

Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Rylance, and More Win BAFTA Awards
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2016

The BAFTA Awards were just announced, with Leonardo DiCaprio continuing his winning streak on his march to the Oscars. Check out the full winners list below!

CAROL Among Winners of Gay & Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association Dorian Awards
by TV News Desk - Jan 19, 2016

The Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA.org • Facebook • Twitter), comprised of over 130 professional critics and entertainment journalists nationwide, today released its choices for the best in movies and television of 2015.

2016 Dorian Award Nominees Announced
by Marakay Rogers - Jan 13, 2016

GALECA has announced the film and television nominees for its 2016 Dorian Awards.

BRIDGE OF SPIES, CAROL Top 2016 BAFTA Film Award Nominations; Full List
by Movies News Desk - Jan 8, 2016

The nominations for the EE British Academy Film Awards in 2016 have been announced. Bridge of Spies and Carol each receive nine nominations.

Amy Schumer, BIG SHORT Among Nominees for 2016 Writers Guild Awards; Full List!
by TV News Desk - Jan 6, 2016

The Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) and the Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) have announced nominations for outstanding achievement in screenwriting during 2015.

CAROL Tops Nominees of Australian Cinema & Television Awards; Full List
by TV News Desk - Jan 5, 2016

Nominations for the 5th Annual International Awards from the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts have been announced.

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