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A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE Heats Up Odyssey Theatre Photo A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE Heats Up Odyssey Theatre
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 17, 2019

The team behind 2016's acclaimed production of Tennessee Williams' rarely-seen Kingdom of Earth, is back - this time, with Williams' Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece, A Streetcar Named Desire. Jack Heller directs Susan Priver (down-on-her-luck showgirl Myrtle in Kingdom of Earth, LA Weekly award-winning The Lover by Harold Pinter) as Blanche DuBois and Max E. Williams (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., numerous productions with Elephant Theatre Company) as Stanley Kowalski in a visiting production at the Odyssey Theatre presented by Dance On Productions in association with Linda Toliver and Gary Guidinger. Passions flare and cultures collide in the sultry streets of New Orleans beginning May 25, with performances continuing though July 7.

Reelz Announces May 2019 Original Programming Photo Reelz Announces May 2019 Original Programming
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 17, 2019

REELZ today announced new original programming for May 2019 including two new documentaries, new specials and a new series. The documentaries are led by Cher: Do You Believe? celebrating the pop culture icon who redefined celebrity with her award winning work in music, movies and TV. At the far opposite end of the celebrity spectrum is the infamous serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer whose decent into chaos is chronicled in the two-part documentary Jeffrey Dahmer: Killer Cannibal. In new The Real Story of... specials the true stories behind blockbuster movies take center stage with behind the scenes looks at Lone Survivor, American Made, Boston Strangler and many more. And finally Deborah Norville reveals the untold stories behind headline grabbing criminals and examines the lasting impact they have on movies, TV shows and pop culture in new series Executed with Deborah Norville.

John Gallagher To Receive HeartShare's Linda Dano Heart Award Photo John Gallagher To Receive HeartShare's Linda Dano Heart Award
by Stephi Wild - Mar 16, 2019

Indie film icon John Gallagher will be honored by HeartShare Charities with the Linda Dano Heart Award at their annual spring gala on March 21, 2019 at the Ziegfeld Ballroom. The award honors a celebrity who has demonstrated the highest commitment to the betterment of the lives of at-risk populations, particularly those with intellectual/ developmental disabilities and/or children and youth. Founded in 1914, HeartShare is a leading charity with diverse social and medical programs.

Photo Flashback: Sally Kirkland and Robert Blake in 1988 Photo Photo Flashback: Sally Kirkland and Robert Blake in 1988
by Walter McBride - Jan 16, 2019

Today we are taking you deep into the BroadwayWorld archives with this candid shot of Robert Blake and Sally Kirkland at a party at the home of Dale Olson in Los Angeles, California on August 1, 1988.

John Gallagher to Receive Lifetime Career Achievement Award at the Cutting Room Short Photo John Gallagher to Receive Lifetime Career Achievement Award at the Cutting Room Short Film Festival
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 17, 2018

New York indie icon John Gallagher will be honored with a Lifetime Career Achievement Award on October 21 at the inaugural Cutting Room International Short Film Festival. A fixture on the New York scene for 40 years as a director, writer, producer, author, historian and educator, with a wide range of international filmmaking resources and relationships, and a highly regarded, encyclopedic knowledge of films and filmmaking, his track record is especially strong in discovering and mentoring new talent, both in front of and behind the camera.

SARAH Q To World Premiere At Golden Door International Film Fest Photo SARAH Q To World Premiere At Golden Door International Film Fest
by Tori Hartshorn - Sep 10, 2018

Sarah Q, the new independent feature film from award-winning director John Gallagher (The Deli, The Networker) will have its world premiere at the prestigious Golden Door International Film Festival in Jersey City on Friday September 21. The screening takes place at 7 PM at historic White Eagle Hall, 337 Newark Avenue in Jersey City.

PAINT IT RED Now Available on Video On Demand Photo PAINT IT RED Now Available on Video On Demand
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 7, 2018

Struggling artist Ciaran (Laurence Fuller) stumbles upon two duffel bags of cash, $650,000, to be exact. His buddies Owen (Tommy Kijas) and Trevor (Chad Addison) have different opinions on what he should do with it, but time starts ticking when the original robbers (Khleo Thomas, Ray Diaz) come looking for the stolen loot that they stashed away! The body count rises each day as the gangbanger thieves hunt for their money in this trashy complex.

ELECTRICITY Comes to Camp Bar 7/12 - 14 Photo ELECTRICITY Comes to Camp Bar 7/12 - 14
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2018

ELECTRICITY, the critically-acclaimed, hilarious, sexy and powerful LGBTQ play starring TV's TERRY RAY (writer and star of My Sister is So Gay, From Here on Out, and Gaydar) and Indie Film star MEL ENGLAND (Best Day Ever and Ron and Laura Take Back America) is coming to Minneapolis/St. Paul. Dazzling audiences in Los Angeles and Palm Springs for more than two years, this unique theater experience is hitting the road for the first time at The Cabaret at Camp Bar in St. Paul for three nights only, July 12 - 14! The July 12 show will include a fundraiser for The Aliveness Project, a Minneapolis organization that links people living with HIV to resources for leading healthy, self-directed lives.

ELECTRICITY Comes to Camp Bar 7/12 - 14 Photo ELECTRICITY Comes to Camp Bar 7/12 - 14
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 6, 2018

ELECTRICITY, the critically-acclaimed, hilarious, sexy and powerful LGBTQ play starring TV's TERRY RAY (writer and star of My Sister is So Gay, From Here on Out, and Gaydar) and Indie Film star MEL ENGLAND (Best Day Ever and Ron and Laura Take Back America) is coming to Minneapolis/St. Paul. Dazzling audiences in Los Angeles and Palm Springs for more than two years, this unique theater experience is hitting the road for the first time at The Cabaret at Camp Bar in St. Paul for three nights only, July 12 - 14! The July 12 show will include a fundraiser for The Aliveness Project, a Minneapolis organization that links people living with HIV to resources for leading healthy, self-directed lives.

LAByrinth Theater Company Presents World Premiere Of DEVIL OF CHOICE Photo LAByrinth Theater Company Presents World Premiere Of DEVIL OF CHOICE
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 8, 2018

LAByrinth Theater Company (Artistic Director John Ortiz) recently announced that they will present the World Premiere of Devil of Choice by LAB Member Maggie Bofill (Winners, Drawn and Quartered). They are thrilled for performances to begin Wednesday, May 23, and will run through Saturday, June 9, 2018, at The Cherry Lane Theatre (38 Commerce Street, New York, NY 10014). An official opening night has been set for Monday, May 28, 2018. Tickets are available for $20 each and can be purchased online at www.labtheater.org/shows-and-events

Valerie McCaffrey's DIRTY BOMB to Compete at the Prestigious 2018 Emerging Filmmaker  Photo Valerie McCaffrey's DIRTY BOMB to Compete at the Prestigious 2018 Emerging Filmmaker Showcase at Cannes
by Tori Hartshorn - Apr 17, 2018

DIRTY BOMB, one of the great but largely untold stories from WWII, will compete at the 2018 Emerging Filmmaker Showcase at the Cannes Film Festival and will be screened on May 15th. at the American Pavilion, at a time TBD. Since 1989, The American Pavilion has offered opportunities in Cannes for emerging filmmakers to have their work seen by Cannes Festival and Film Market Attendees.

Actor Christopher Lloyd Will Attend The 16th Annual Garden State Film Festival To Rec Photo Actor Christopher Lloyd Will Attend The 16th Annual Garden State Film Festival To Receive The 'Beacon Award' And Screen His Feature Film MAKING A KILLING
by Julie Musbach - Mar 15, 2018

The 16th Annual Garden State Film Festival is thrilled to welcome award-winning veteran actor Christopher Lloyd to their spectacular four-day 16th Anniversary event in Asbury Park this year from March 22-25th! Mr. Lloyd will be in on hand the entire weekend to support the East Coast debut of his new feature film 'Making A Killing,' a twisted modern-day crime mystery, based on a true story. The film is scheduled to screen on Saturday March 24th from 8:00-10:00 p.m. at the Jersey Shore Arts Center in Ocean Grove, after which Mr. Lloyd will be presented with GSFF's 'Beacon Award.'

BWW Interview: Terry Ray And Mel England Share Their ELECTRICITY And More Prior To Pa Photo BWW Interview: Terry Ray And Mel England Share Their ELECTRICITY And More Prior To Palm Springs Engagement
by David Green - Mar 14, 2018

With ELECTRICITY, the hit LGBT comedy/drama starring stars Terry Ray ('My Sister is So Gay') & Mel England ('Best Day Ever'), sparks fly again in Palm Springs April 9-11. This  immersive theater experience plays inside an actual motel room at INNdulge Resort, 601 S. Grenfall Rd., Palm Springs, CA. I had the opportunity to catch up with the actors as they prepare for this upcoming engagement to talk about their own careers and coming together for this very unique production. Here are a few experts from that conversation:

The Garden State Film Festival Announces East Coast Premiere Of MAKING A KILLING Photo The Garden State Film Festival Announces East Coast Premiere Of MAKING A KILLING
by Stephi Wild - Feb 18, 2018

The 16th Annual Garden State Film Festival is excited to announce the East Coast premiere of 'Making A Killing,' a new independent feature film from Tinton Falls, New Jersey native Devin Hume (Director/Producer/Co-Writer) and Bruce Robinson (Executive Producer/Producer). Starring Michael Jai White, Mike Starr, Jude Moran, Aida Turturro, New Jersey's Jack Forcinito with Sally Kirkland and Christopher Lloyd, this twisted modern-day crime mystery BASED ON A TRUE STORY, tells the story of three morticians who get caught in a web of greed and deceit, involving buried treasure and a tangled love affair. The backstory to this film is as compelling as the film itself. 'Making A Killing' will screen at the Jersey Shore Arts Center with the filmmakers and several cast members in attendance, on Saturday, March 24th from 8:00-10:00 p.m. during the Garden State Film Festival which runs from March 22-March 25, 2018.

ELECTRICITY's Sparks Fly Again in Palm Springs Photo ELECTRICITY's Sparks Fly Again in Palm Springs
by Stephi Wild - Jan 30, 2018

ELECTRICITY, the hit LGBT comedy/drama starring stars TERRY RAY ("My Sister is So Gay") & MEL ENGLAND ("Best Day Ever") returns to Palm Springs with upcoming show dates: February 6-8 & 26-28 & April 9-11, 2018.

Garden State Film Festival Announces Lineup Photo Garden State Film Festival Announces Lineup
by Stephi Wild - Jan 27, 2018

The Garden State Film Festival, which will be celebrating its 'Sweet Sixteen' Anniversary, which returns to Asbury Park, New Jersey, March 22-25, 2018, is happy to announce some of the feature selections for this year's festival.

Production Wraps on Supernatural Thriller WHEN IT RINGS, Starring Mel Novak &  Sally  Photo Production Wraps on Supernatural Thriller WHEN IT RINGS, Starring Mel Novak & Sally Kirkland
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 10, 2017

ction movie vet Mel Novak (SAMURAI COP 2, AN EYE FOR AN EYE) has completed work on his latest film, supernatural thriller WHEN IT RINGS.

Production Begins on Feature Film WHEN IT RINGS Starring Golden Globe Winner Sally Ki Photo Production Begins on Feature Film WHEN IT RINGS Starring Golden Globe Winner Sally Kirkland
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 3, 2017

Production is underway for motion picture WHEN IT RINGS, an original feature film that meshes psychological thriller and drama genres.

Joe Bologna to Receive Lifetme Achievment Award at 27th Annual Night of 100 Stars Oscar Viewing Party at Beverly Hilton
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2017

On Oscar¬ģ¬†Sunday February 26th, the International Ballroom at the¬†Beverly Hilton Hotel¬†will provide you this new venue for the arrival of approximately¬†100 +¬†VOTING Academy film and TV stars¬†who will attend the hottest celebrity Awards party in town with even bigger names than last year.

First Wave of SCREAMFEST 2016 Lineup Announced
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 8, 2016

Screamfest Horror Film Festival is proud to announce that the following films have been admitted to the festival - the first wave of the 2016 line up.

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