A WORLD IN TRANCE Returns for 5th Annual PerformanceA WORLD IN TRANCE Returns for 5th Annual Performance
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2019

A World in Trance, now in its fifth edition, has been host to some of the world's most captivating music, bringing people together in search of enlightenment and spirituality. This year's festival continues with the intoxicating sounds of Bachir Attar and Mustapha Attar of the legendary Master Musicians of Jajouka in a riveting meeting with American musicians Ned Rothenberg, Arrington de Dionyso and Ben Bennett. Inspired by the electrifying sounds of the Master Musicians, this ensemble of musicians from both sides of the Atlantic – Morocco and the US - explore the potential for sound to trigger a state of ecstasy. (more...)

The 2019 Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival Returns To New York CityThe 2019 Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival Returns To New York City
by TV News Desk - Mar 7, 2019

The Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival, the annual festival that honors legendary novelist Philip K. Dick through the dynamic power of science fiction film, is returning for its seventh outing with a full schedule of events. The festival screens on Thursday, March 7th in Astoria, Queens and on Saturday, March 9th in Midtown Manhattan. (more...)

The Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival Announces Bi-Coastal EventThe Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival Announces Bi-Coastal Event
by TV News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

The Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival, the annual festival that honors legendary novelist Philip K. Dick through the dynamic power of science fiction film, is returning for its seventh outing with a full schedule of events. For the first time since its inception, the festival will hold a bi-coastal gathering presenting a lineup of films, premieres and panels for audiences in New York City, Los Angeles and Santa Ana, CA. The ambitious endeavor will provide a platform for independent filmmakers who tackle a variety of themes that empower the narratives of Philip K. Dick, whose work continues to serve as a profound mark on the literary and entertainment worlds. (more...)

MAD DOG AND GLORY Makes Its Blu Ray Debut on March 5 From Kino LorberMAD DOG AND GLORY Makes Its Blu Ray Debut on March 5 From Kino Lorber
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2019

'Mad Dog and Glory' will arrive upon it's 25th anniversary on Blu Ray on March 5, 2019 from Kino Lorber Home Entertainment. (more...)

Avant Bard Announces 2019 Scripts In Play FestivalAvant Bard Announces 2019 Scripts In Play Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2019

Avant Bard theatre is proud to announce the 2019 edition of Scripts in Play Festival, its signature play-reading series, February 8 to 24, 2019. This year's selection features seven plays over two weekends followed by a weekend-long encore presentation of the 2018 Capital Fringe hit A Two Woman Hamlet in full production. (more...)

BECAUSE I COULD NOT STOP: An Encounter With Emily Dickinson Opens This WeekBECAUSE I COULD NOT STOP: An Encounter With Emily Dickinson Opens This Week
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2018

Ensemble for the Romantic Century (Eve Wolf, Executive Artistic Director) is proud to announce the opening of Angelica Page in the title role BECAUSE I COULD NOT STOP: An Encounter with Emily Dickinson. Opening Night is this Thursday, September 27th. (more...)

The Psychedelic Film And Music Festival Embarks On Inaugural Event This October In NYCThe Psychedelic Film And Music Festival Embarks On Inaugural Event This October In NYC
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2018

Prepare for an illuminating journey when The Psychedelic Film and Music Festival holds its inaugural event featuring a lineup of science fiction, horror, fantasy, surrealist and virtual reality films, music and stage performances and panel discussions set to explore the altered states of consciousness and truth behind the vibrant and enduring psychedelic culture. The week-long gathering will feature musical performances by Simon Boswell with The AND, Psychic Ills, Heaven, Michael Tapper, Roosevelt Island and Nosh alongside appearances by researchers Dr. Dennis McKenna, Robert Barnhart and other special guests notable for breakthroughs in the psychedelic community. Premiering at venues in Brooklyn, Manhattan and Queens, the festival will run October 1-7, 2018. (more...)

Photo Flash: Mallory Catlett's Award-Winning THIS WAS THE END Returns to the Mabou Mines TheaterPhoto Flash: Mallory Catlett's Award-Winning THIS WAS THE END Returns to the Mabou Mines Theater
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2018

Since 2004, director Mallory Catlett has worked across disciplines to expand the boundaries of theater. Through original works with her own company, Restless NYC, and collaborations with some of today's leading artists-composer Mika Karlsson (The Echo Drift), Dread Scott (Decision), Aaron Landsman (City Council Meeting & Perfect City)-Catlett creates theater that The New York Times calls "lurid, feverish and powerful." She has been called a "downtown treasure" by Time Out New York. (more...)

Pen World Voices Festival 2018 to Convene Writers, Artists, And ThinkersPen World Voices Festival 2018 to Convene Writers, Artists, And Thinkers
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2018

With 60+ Events Across New York City, the United States' Leading International Literary Festival, Curated by Chip Rolley, Turns Its Global Lens on Its Home Country (more...)

NYC's First International Literary Film Festival to Debut at Brooklyn Public Library, Feb 20-25NYC's First International Literary Film Festival to Debut at Brooklyn Public Library, Feb 20-25
by TV News Desk - Feb 8, 2018

Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) has announced the launch of LitFilm, a six-day international film festival (February 20-25) that will examine some of the most influential figures of modern literature, looking BEYOND the narratives that defined their lives and careers in the public eye to reveal new perspectives on their work. (more...)

David Henry Hwang Explores THE SOUND OF M. BUTTERFLY Today at Rubin MuseumDavid Henry Hwang Explores THE SOUND OF M. BUTTERFLY Today at Rubin Museum
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2017

Sound permeates our daily lives and shapes our existence. From 'ear yoga' to Buddhist-inspired opera, talks and programs this fall build on themes in Rubin Museum's newest exhibition, The World Is Sound. For more about the exhibition, visit RubinMuseum.org/Wavelength, and scroll down for related talks, films and experiences, including a panel with David Henry Hwang about Broadway's M. Butterfly! (more...)

David Henry Hwang to Explore THE SOUND OF M. BUTTERFLY at Rubin MuseumDavid Henry Hwang to Explore THE SOUND OF M. BUTTERFLY at Rubin Museum
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2017

Sound permeates our daily lives and shapes our existence. From 'ear yoga' to Buddhist-inspired opera, talks and programs this fall build on themes in Rubin Museum's newest exhibition, The World Is Sound. For more about the exhibition, visit RubinMuseum.org/Wavelength, and scroll down for related talks, films and experiences, including a panel with David Henry Hwang about Broadway's M. Butterfly! (more...)

Le Gateau Chocolat Returns to Soho Theatre with ICONS this MonthLe Gateau Chocolat Returns to Soho Theatre with ICONS this Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2017

After a smash-hit run over Christmas last year, Le Gateau Chocolat is back with an encore of his incredible Icons. (more...)

Malthouse Theatre Presents the Australian Premiere of BLACK RIDER: The Casting Of Magic BulletsMalthouse Theatre Presents the Australian Premiere of BLACK RIDER: The Casting Of Magic Bullets
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2017

A ride like no other, Victorian Opera and Malthouse Theatre team up with Meow Meow, Paul Capsis, Le Gateau Chocolat, and Kanen Breen for the Australian premiere of Black Rider: The Casting Of The Magic Bullets a delirious journey through a vivid theatrical landscape that is part gothic, part opera, and all dance with the devil. (more...)

REDCAT's 2017 New Original Works (NOW) Festival Continues Until 8/12
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2017

REDCAT, CalArts' downtown center for contemporary arts, 14th annual New Original Works (NOW) Festival, a three-week celebration of Los Angeles' vibrant community of artists creating new contemporary performance works continues August 3-5 and August 10-12 at 8:30 pm. Each weekend premieres a triple bill, presenting a shared evening of dance, theater and multimedia work. Each program is premiered on Thursday evening and repeated Friday and Saturday evenings. (more...)

Announcing REDCAT's 2017 NOW Festival Line Up
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

REDCAT, CalArts' downtown center for contemporary arts, announces the 14th annual New Original Works (NOW) Festival, a three-week celebration of Los Angeles' vibrant community of artists creating new contemporary performance works. This year's festival runs over three weekends: Thursday to Saturday, July 27-29, August 3-5 and August 10-12 at 8:30 pm. Each weekend premieres a triple bill, presenting a shared evening of dance, theater and multimedia work. Each program is premiered on Thursday evening and repeated Friday and Saturday evenings. (more...)

BWW Interview: Delia Cabe, author of STORIED BARS OF NEW YORK
by Neil Shurley - Jun 5, 2017

For as long as there have been bars in New York City, writers have congregated in their local watering holes to fight writer's block, find inspiration, and mostly, to drink. In this visual and historical celebration of New York's spirited literary past, Delia Cabe offers a fascinating field guide to all the best writerly taverns and bookish watering holes in New York City. (more...)

Mount Tremper Arts Welcomes New Executive Director, Sets 10th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2017

The Cofounders and Board of Directors of Mount Tremper Arts (MTA) have announced that Crystal Wei has been named Executive Director. Wei will lead the Catskills-based creative laboratory and performance space as it enters its second decade. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Chicago - Week of 5/28/2017
by BWW - May 28, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/28/2017 for Chicago (more...)

BWW Review: COSMIC TRIGGER THE PLAY, Cockpit Theatre
by Gary Naylor - May 6, 2017

Cosmic Trigger The Play is an exhilarating event that entertains and educates, full of fun but never losing the serious dimension of Robert Anton Wilson's work. (more...)

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