A Boundry-Busting Devised Work About Our Divided America Opens August 8 At The FoundryA Boundry-Busting Devised Work About Our Divided America Opens August 8 At The Foundry
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2019

Now the resident theater company at The Foundry, Bazaar Productions is delighted to announce its 2019 interpretation of Particularly in the Heartland, an interactive theater piece originally created and devised by the Brooklyn-based company, The TEAM. The show opens August 8 in conjunction with a kick-off celebration and fundraising event. (more...)

Breaking: Brian Cox, Marc Kudisch, Grantham Coleman & Richard Thomas Will Star in Robert Schenkkan's Second LBJ Play, THE GREAT SOCIETYBreaking: Brian Cox, Marc Kudisch, Grantham Coleman & Richard Thomas Will Star in Robert Schenkkan's Second LBJ Play, THE GREAT SOCIETY
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2019

Tony Award & Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan will return to Broadway with the second of his two exhilarating dramas celebrating Lyndon B. Johnson's legacy: THE GREAT SOCIETY. This new play is the companion piece to Schenkkan's Tony Award winning All The Way, depicting the tumultuous times that led to the conclusion of the Johnson presidency in 1968. (more...)

ABC to Air THE LAST DAYS OF JFK JRABC to Air THE LAST DAYS OF JFK JR
by TV News Desk - Jul 8, 2019

On July 16, 1999, the world stood still when John F. Kennedy Jr., his wife Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy and her sister Lauren Bessette were killed in a plane crash. Now 20 years after that tragic day, ABC News presents a two-hour prime-time special about John, featuring his closest friends and rare, candid video footage of John and Carolyn. “The Last Days of JFK Jr.” airs on “2020,” Friday, July 12 (9:00 – 11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC. (more...)

BWW Review: KENNEDY: THE LAST CRUSADE at Penguin Repertory TheatreBWW Review: KENNEDY: THE LAST CRUSADE at Penguin Repertory Theatre
by Peter Danish - Jun 28, 2019

From the moment actor-playwright David Arrow takes the stage, it's clear he is not merely portraying Robert F. Kennedy, he is Bobby Kennedy. The actor bears a stunning physical resemblance to the late U.S. Attorney General and senator and has managed to master his mannerisms in most convincing fashion. (more...)

Tramuto Foundation Awards $300,000 Grant To Ogunquit PlayhouseTramuto Foundation Awards $300,000 Grant To Ogunquit Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2019

In a first-of-its kind partnership for professional regional theater in the US, the Tramuto Foundation and the Ogunquit Playhouse are teaming up to transform the theater experience by eliminating barriers that prevent participation in the performing arts. (more...)

City Lit Theater Announces 40th Season of ProductionsCity Lit Theater Announces 40th Season of Productions
by Sarah Hookey - May 22, 2019

City Lit's 40th Season to explore key moments in American history through fact, fiction and fantasy. Productions will include the Chicago premiere of Peter Parnell's ROMANCE LANGUAGE, a revival of Kristine Thatcher's VOICE OF GOOD HOPE, and world premiere adaptations of Robert F. Kennedy's THIRTEEN DAYS and Owen Lister's THE VIRGINIAN (more...)

Penguin Rep Theatre Announces 2019 SeasonPenguin Rep Theatre Announces 2019 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2019

The acclaimed Tony Award and Olivier Award-winning comedy, Art, followed by a thought-provoking look back at RFK in Kennedy: Bobby's Last Crusade, kicks off the newly announced four-show 2019 mainstage season at Penguin Rep Theatre in historic Stony Point (Rockland County), New York. (more...)

Jenn Colella and Charles Shaughnessy to Lead PETER PAN at Pittsburgh CLOJenn Colella and Charles Shaughnessy to Lead PETER PAN at Pittsburgh CLO
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2019

Pittsburgh CLO's 2019 Summer Season will be highlighted by stand-out performances from Broadway's best and distinguished stars of film and television, including Jenn Colella, star of Tony-winning Come From Away, Charles Shaughnessy, best known as Maxwell Sheffield on TV's The Nanny and Ace Young of American Idol fame. (more...)

Roger Rosenblatt's LIVES IN THE BASEMENT, DOES NOTHING: A WRITING LIFE At Bay Street TheaterRoger Rosenblatt's LIVES IN THE BASEMENT, DOES NOTHING: A WRITING LIFE At Bay Street Theater
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2019

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce a new show by and starring Roger Rosenblatt entitled Lives in the Basement, Does Nothing: A Writing Life on Friday, April 26 and Saturday, April 27 at 8 pm. The show will also have "almost surprise appearances" by Amy Hempel (Friday 4/26) and Alice McDermott (Saturday 4/27). The production consultant for the show is Scott Schwartz, Bay Street Theater's Artistic Director. (more...)

Wells Of Life Leadership Honored At Gala For Philanthropic Contributions On World StageWells Of Life Leadership Honored At Gala For Philanthropic Contributions On World Stage
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2019

Wells of Life was recently recognized at the Better World Awards Roc 4 Humanity Gala held in New York City. (more...)

ABC News to Present a Two-Hour Documentary on John F. Kennedy Jr.'s Life and Last DaysABC News to Present a Two-Hour Documentary on John F. Kennedy Jr.'s Life and Last Days
by TV News Desk - Dec 17, 2018

On July 16, 1999, the world stood still when John F. Kennedy Jr., his wife Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy and her sister Lauren Bessette were killed in a plane crash. Now almost 20 years after that tragic day, ABC News presents a two-hour prime-time special about John, featuring his closest friends and rare, candid video footage of John and Carolyn. 'The Last Days of JFK Jr.' airs Thursday, Jan. 3 (9:00 - 11:00 p.m. EST), on ABC. (more...)

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of THE ALEC BALDWIN SHOW on ABC - Today, December 15, 2018Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of THE ALEC BALDWIN SHOW on ABC - Today, December 15, 2018
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2018

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of THE ALEC BALDWIN SHOW, airing on ABC today, December 15, 2018! (more...)

IfOnly Offers Once-In-A-Lifetime Private Dinner With Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalist Bob WoodwardIfOnly Offers Once-In-A-Lifetime Private Dinner With Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalist Bob Woodward
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2018

IfOnly, the leading marketplace for experiences, is launching a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for a party of four to have an intimate, private dinner with world-renowned journalist and international best-selling author Bob Woodward at his Washington, D.C. home. The holiday auction, benefiting Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights, features a variety of unique auction packages including lunch with Keegan-Michael Key. Bidding is open now through December 17 at IfOnly.com/RFKHumanRights. (more...)

'Return to Mount Kennedy' Wins Grand Prize at BBVA Mountain Film Festival in Spain'Return to Mount Kennedy' Wins Grand Prize at BBVA Mountain Film Festival in Spain
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2018

Return to Mount Kennedy – the poignant documentary film chronicling the journey of Bobby Whittaker, his half-brother Leif Whittaker and Robert F. Kennedy's son Chris Kennedy as they attempt to summit Mount Kennedy in honor of their fathers' historic climb in 1965 is earning international acclaim.  This past weekend, Return to Mount Kennedy won two awards –Grand Prize (Best Film) and BOREAL Award (Best Script) at the 36th Mountain Film Festival BBVA in Torelló, Spain. (more...)

York Symphony Orchestra To Present National Heroes ConcertYork Symphony Orchestra To Present National Heroes Concert
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2018

The York Symphony Orchestra will present National Heroes on Saturday, Jan. 19 at 7:30 p.m. at the Appell Center for the Performing Arts in York. This Classical Series Concert will include a dynamic performance from award-winning pianist Natasha Paremski. Single tickets starting at $9 for adults and $5 for students are available online at www.YorkSymphony.org and by calling 717-846-1111. (more...)

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of THE ALEC BALDWIN SHOW on ABC - Saturday, December 15, 2018Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of THE ALEC BALDWIN SHOW on ABC - Saturday, December 15, 2018
by TV Scoop - Nov 26, 2018

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of THE ALEC BALDWIN SHOW, airing on ABC on Saturday, December 15, 2018! (more...)

Audra McDonald and Brian Stokes Mitchell Will Perform in LET FREEDOM RING! Concert at the Kennedy CenterAudra McDonald and Brian Stokes Mitchell Will Perform in LET FREEDOM RING! Concert at the Kennedy Center
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2018

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and Georgetown University celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with a free, ticketed musical tribute titled Let Freedom Ring! (more...)

Business Luminaries Give Back Through Fourth Annual Charitybuzz Entrepreneur AuctionBusiness Luminaries Give Back Through Fourth Annual Charitybuzz Entrepreneur Auction
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2018

Leading auction site for cause, Charitybuzz, launched its fourth annual Entrepreneur Auction, featuring exclusive access and experiences across industries, from tech to food to real estate and everything in between: Charitybuzz.com/Entrepreneur. (more...)

BWW Review: David Arrow's Informative and Bittersweet KENNEDY: BOBBY'S LAST CRUSADEBWW Review: David Arrow's Informative and Bittersweet KENNEDY: BOBBY'S LAST CRUSADE
by Michael Dale - Nov 11, 2018

'We are a great country,' presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy assured his supporters in a speech given moments after winning the Democratic Party's 1968 California primary and moments before he was assassinated while leaving the celebration at Los Angeles' Ambassador Hotel. (more...)

Photo Flash: KENNEDY: BOBBY'S LAST CRUSADE Celebrates Opening NightPhoto Flash: KENNEDY: BOBBY'S LAST CRUSADE Celebrates Opening Night
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2018

To Seek a Newer World Productions and Lisa Dozier King in association with New Circle Theatre Company to present the World Premiere of Kennedy: Bobby's Last Crusade written by and starring David Arrow and directed by Eric Nightengale. (more...)

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