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LHPAC Hosts 6th Annual African American Film Festival 4/18-4/26
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2009

Langston Hughes Performing Arts Center (LHPAC) will host its Sixth Annual African American Film Festival, featuring a powerful lineup of documentaries, narratives, workshops, film shorts and animation. The festival is thrilled to announce that American Violet , a true story about race, poverty and the criminal justice system starring Nicole Beharie and Alfre Woodard will open the festival on April 18th.

LHPAC Hosts 6th Annual African American Film Festival 4/18-4/26
by Gabrielle Sierra - Mar 31, 2009

Langston Hughes Performing Arts Center (LHPAC) will host its Sixth Annual African American Film Festival, featuring a powerful lineup of documentaries, narratives, workshops, film shorts and animation. The festival is thrilled to announce that American Violet , a true story about race, poverty and the criminal justice system starring Nicole Beharie and Alfre Woodard will open the festival on April 18th.

Spend An Evening With Sondheim At Indiana University 4/30
by Gabrielle Sierra - Mar 26, 2009

Composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, widely considered the most influential artist working in American musical theater over the past half-century, will visit Indiana University in April at the invitation of IU's Department of Theatre and Drama.

Tickets Now On Sale for Minnelli, Holliday, Grey & More Sing 'NEW YORK MOMENTS' with NY Philharmonic 4/20
by Robert Diamond - Feb 10, 2009

Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Marvin Hamlisch will lead the New York Philharmonic in New York Moments, a concert featuring iconic musical moments from Broadway and film, with stars from the stage and screen (in alphabetical order): Ashley Brown, who originated the title role in Mary Poppins on Broadway; Maria Friedman, who played Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd and Marian in The Woman in White in London; Joel Grey, whose numerous starring roles have included the famous M.C. in Cabaret, on Broadway and in the film; Jennifer Holliday, one of the original Dreamgirls; Liza Minnelli, last seen on Broadway in Liza's at The Palace; Kelli O'Hara and Paulo Szot, stars of the current Lincoln Center Theater production of South Pacific; and 15-year-old up-and-coming singer, Nikki Yanofsky. The concert will take place Monday, April 20, 2009, at 7:30 p.m. All except Mr. Hamlisch and Ms. O'Hara are making their New York Philharmonic debuts.

Minnelli, Holliday, Grey & More Sing 'NEW YORK MOMENTS' with NY Philharmonic 4/20
by Eddie Varley - Jan 28, 2009

Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Marvin Hamlisch will lead the New York Philharmonic in New York Moments, a concert featuring iconic musical moments from Broadway and film, with stars from the stage and screen (in alphabetical order): Ashley Brown, who originated the title role in Mary Poppins on Broadway; Maria Friedman, who played Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd and Marian in The Woman in White in London; Joel Grey, whose numerous starring roles have included the famous M.C. in Cabaret, on Broadway and in the film; Jennifer Holliday, one of the original Dreamgirls; Liza Minnelli, last seen on Broadway in Liza's at The Palace; Kelli O'Hara and Paulo Szot, stars of the current Lincoln Center Theater production of South Pacific; and 15-year-old up-and-coming singer, Nikki Yanofsky. The concert will take place Monday, April 20, 2009, at 7:30 p.m. All except Mr. Hamlisch and Ms. O'Hara are making their New York Philharmonic debuts.

Broadway Stars And Creatives Fuel THE ELECTRIC COMPANY 1/23
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2009

Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization behind Sesame Street, powers up this January with a new version of one of television's most beloved children's series, The Electric Company. The new series, designed to combat the literacy crisis America's second graders are facing, has been re-energized with 35 half-hour episodes for today's media-driven generation with a truly interactive experience. The series launches on PBS KIDS GO! January 19th with a special two hour sneak peek marathon before it settles into its regular weekly timeslot on Fridays beginning January 23rd (check local listings).

Broadway Stars And Creatives Fuel THE ELECTRIC COMPANY 1/23
by Gabrielle Sierra - Jan 9, 2009

Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization behind Sesame Street, powers up this January with a new version of one of television's most beloved children's series, The Electric Company. The new series, designed to combat the literacy crisis America's second graders are facing, has been re-energized with 35 half-hour episodes for today's media-driven generation with a truly interactive experience. The series launches on PBS KIDS GO! January 19th with a special two hour sneak peek marathon before it settles into its regular weekly timeslot on Fridays beginning January 23rd (check local listings).

TerraNova Collective Presents 'SUBTERRANEAN' Starting 1/8/09
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2009

terraNOVA Collective is proud to announce Subterranean, a new monthly party in the D-Lounge, a 75-seat cabaret-style venue below the D?R?2 Theatre at 101 East 15th Street at Union Square, commencing on Thursday, January 8, 2009 at 10:00pm. As the newest addition to terraNOVA's residency at the D?R?2 Theatre complex, Subterranean will present a variety of performers, including spoken word, music, burlesque, magic, storytelling, short play readings, vaudeville acts and DJs.

TerraNova Collective Presents 'SUBTERRANEAN' Starting 1/8/09
by Gabrielle Sierra - Dec 29, 2008

terraNOVA Collective is proud to announce Subterranean, a new monthly party in the D-Lounge, a 75-seat cabaret-style venue below the D?R?2 Theatre at 101 East 15th Street at Union Square, commencing on Thursday, January 8, 2009 at 10:00pm. As the newest addition to terraNOVA's residency at the D?R?2 Theatre complex, Subterranean will present a variety of performers, including spoken word, music, burlesque, magic, storytelling, short play readings, vaudeville acts and DJs.

Joe's Pub In August To Include Gallagher and Snyder
by Victoria Myers - Aug 5, 2008

Broadway favorites and more are at Joe's Pub this August.

Immigration Coalition Honors Lin-Manuel Miranda
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2008

Immigration Coalition Honors Lin-Manuel Miranda.

Lincoln Center Festival Announces Line-Up
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2008

Lincoln Center Festival 2008 presents an eclectic lineup of music this summer.

'Taking Over' with Danny Hoch at Arena Stage Nov.29-Dec.1
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2007

Arena Stage, through its partnership with the Georgetown Theater and Performance Studies program, will present three special performances of Danny Hoch's hilarious new solo show Taking Over. The performances will take place at Georgetown's Gonda Theatre in the Davis Performing Arts Center November 29 - December 1, 2007 at 8PM.

'Celia' Extends By Popular-Demand thru Jan 2008
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2007

Due to popular response, Celia: The Life and Music of Celia Cruz is extending performances at New World Stages for the holiday season through January 27 2008

Review: Tom Jones at Mohegan Sun Arena
by Randy Rice - Jul 6, 2006

Tom Jones makes the most of his recent collaborations with Wyclef Jean, Mouse T., and The Cardigans to update his performance from a Vegas Showroom act to an Arena Rock show

Mamma Mia performs at UNICEF Crystal Snowflake Lighting Ceremony
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2004

Broadway stars Carolee Carmello, Liz McCartney and Judy McLane lead the ensemble of Broadway's MAMMA MIA! this Thursday, November 18th in an outdoor performance of the hit anthem 'Dancing Queen' to kick of this year's annual WCBS 2 telecast of the Unicef Crystal Snowflake Lighting Ceremony. The ceremony will be aired live during a one-hour special on WCBS 2 from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. in New York.

Sony/ATV Songwriters Complete Entire Month Leading UK Albums Chart While Dominating Billboard US Countdown
by Jillian Gaier - Jan 1, 2001

Sony/ATV Music Publishing songwriters have spent the whole of June at No. 1 on the UK albums chart, while dominating the Billboard countdown in the US. The UK chart-topping run was completed over the weekend as Sony/ATV-signed Ed Sheeran's second album X entered at No. 1 with 182,000 copies sold, giving it the highest weekly sales of the year to date, according to the Official Charts Company. His success followed No. 1s earlier in the month from his Sony/ATV colleagues Sam Smith, Kasabian and Lana Del Rey.

Ariana Grande Performs, Pitbull Hosts the 2014 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS Tonight on ABC
by Sally Henry Fuller - Jan 1, 2001

dick clark productions announced today that global music sensation Armando Christian Perez aka Pitbull will again host the American Music Awards. The 2014 broadcast will air live from the NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE TONIGHT, NOVEMBER 23rd.

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