Hurlyburly Opens Officially April 20th
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2005

Written by David Rabe, Hurlyburly depicts the addled lives of four Los Angeles men caught in love-hate relationships with Hollywood women. (more...)

Hackford to Direct 'Leap of Faith' Musical set for 07/08
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2006

Award winning filmmaker Taylor Hackford will make his Broadway debut as director of the new musical, Leap of Faith, to premiere in the 2007-2008 season. (more...)

2009 BAFTA Nominations Announced; Streep, Langella, Hoffman & Wall-E Make List
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2009

The full list of nominations for the British Academy of Film and Television arts was announced this morning. FROST/NIXON received 6 nominations and DOUBT 3 amongst other theatre-related nominees. The awards will be given out on February 8, 2009 in London. (more...)

2009 Academy Award Nominations Announced - 5 Noms Each for Doubt, Frost/Nixon
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2009

Academy Awards for outstanding film achievements of 2008 will be presented on Sunday, February 22, 2009, at the Kodak Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center?, and televised live by the ABC Television Network. The Oscar presentation also will be televised live in more than 200 countries worldwide. (more...)

2009 BAFTA Winners Announced; McDonough, Wall-E and Slumdog Millionaire Win Big
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2009

The full list of winners for the British Academy of Film and Television arts were given out in London on February 8, 2009. (more...)

2009 Academy Award Winners - WALL-E, Cruz, Ledger, Winslet, Penn, Slumdog & More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2009

Academy Awards for outstanding film achievements of 2008 are being presented on Sunday, February 22, 2009, at the Kodak Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center?, and televised live by the ABC Television Network. The Oscar presentation also will be televised live in more than 200 countries worldwide. Winners are updated below as they're announced in bold red. (more...)

Oscar 2009: Winners Acceptance Speeches
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2009

Here are some collected 2009 Oscar Acceptance Speeches (more...)

Cygnet Theatre to Produce Staged-Reading of Stephen Metcalfe's "Tragedy of the Commons"!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2009

Cygnet Theatre is proud to present the San Diego premiere staged-reading of acclaimed writer Stephen Metcalfe's Tragedy of the Commons. The cast will include Jim Winker, Manny Fernandes, Monique Gaffney, Francis Gercke, Veronica Murphy and Tim West and will be directed by Stephen Metcalfe. Tragedy of the Commons will be presented ONE NIGHT ONLY at Cygnet's Old Town Theatre on Monday, December 7th, 2009 at 7:30pm. A wine and appetizer meet-and-greet will precede the reading, and a talk-back with the cast and playwright, Stephen Metcalfe, will immediately follow the reading. (more...)

Cygnet Theatre to Produce Staged-Reading of Stephen Metcalfe's "Tragedy of the Commons"!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2009

Cygnet Theatre is proud to present the San Diego premiere staged-reading of acclaimed writer Stephen Metcalfe's Tragedy of the Commons. The cast will include Jim Winker, Manny Fernandes, Monique Gaffney, Francis Gercke, Veronica Murphy and Tim West and will be directed by Stephen Metcalfe. Tragedy of the Commons will be presented ONE NIGHT ONLY at Cygnet's Old Town Theatre on Monday, December 7th, 2009 at 7:30pm. A wine and appetizer meet-and-greet will precede the reading, and a talk-back with the cast and playwright, Stephen Metcalfe, will immediately follow the reading. (more...)

BILLY ELLIOT Scribe Lee Hall Set to Adapt 'War Horse' for DreamWorks
by Movies News Desk - Dec 18, 2009

The Hollywood Reporter has revealed that DreamWorks Studios has acquired film rights to Michael Morpurgo's 1982 novel War Horse, which they will present on the big screen. Billy Elliot scribe Lee Hall will create the screenplay adaptation. (more...)

BACK TO THE FUTURE to Be Released on Blu-Ray 10/26
by Movies News Desk - Jun 28, 2010

At 88 miles per hour, Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd took millions of spellbound viewers on a high-flying voyage across the space-time continuum in a trio of wildly inventive tales that broke box-office records around the world. To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Academy Award®-winning cinematic franchise that generated nearly one billion dollars worldwide, the Back to the Future 25th Anniversary Trilogy will debut on Blu-rayTM on October 26, 2010 from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. The 25th Anniversary Trilogy will also be available on DVD. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWW from Friday, Jul. 9
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Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from Friday, July 9, 2010. (more...)

BACK TO THE FUTURE to Be Released on Blu-Ray 10/26
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2010

At 88 miles per hour, Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd took millions of spellbound viewers on a high-flying voyage across the space-time continuum in a trio of wildly inventive tales that broke box-office records around the world. To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Academy Award®-winning cinematic franchise that generated nearly one billion dollars worldwide, the Back to the Future 25th Anniversary Trilogy will debut on Blu-rayTM on October 26, 2010 from Universal Studios Home Entertainment. The 25th Anniversary Trilogy will also be available on DVD. (more...)

Scott Rudin to be Honored by Producers Guild of America
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2010

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced today that producer Scott Rudin will receive the 2011 David O. Selznick Achievement Award in Motion Pictures. The award will be presented to Rudin at the 22nd Annual Producers Guild Awards ceremony on Saturday, January 22nd at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles. (more...)

'Raiders of the Lost Ark' Receives 30th Anniversary Screening, 6/17
by Movies News Desk - May 31, 2011

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present a 30th anniversary digital screening of 'Raiders of the Lost Ark,' with a special onstage discussion featuring key members of the film's crew, on Friday, June 17, at 7:30 p.m. at the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. (more...)

LA's Promise to Honor Ryan Seacrest at 2011 Gala 9/27
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2011

LA's Promise, a nonprofit organization working to radically shift the education, health and social outcomes for youth in South Los Angeles, will hold its 2011 Gala on Tuesday, September 27th at 6 p.m. at Hollywood's Kodak Theater, featuring an exclusive private screening of Cirque Du Soleil's first Los Angeles resident show, IRIS. (more...)

Steven Spielberg Wins 2011 David O. Selznick Award
by Movies News Desk - Sep 21, 2011

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced today that producer, director, writer and Principal Partner of DreamWorks Studios Steven Spielberg will receive the 2012 David O. Selznick Achievement Award in Motion Pictures. The award will be presented to Spielberg at the 23rd Annual Producers Guild Awards ceremony on Saturday, January 21st at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles. (more...)

LA's Promise Honors Ryan Seacrest at 2011 Gala
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2011

LA's Promise, a nonprofit organization working to radically shift the education, health and social outcomes for youth in South Los Angeles, holds its 2011 Gala today at 6 p.m. at Hollywood's Kodak Theater, featuring an exclusive private screening of Cirque Du Soleil's first Los Angeles resident show, IRIS. (more...)

Deutsche Grammophon Celebrates Liszt’s Bicentenary with Unreleased Tracks
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2011

One of the more intriguing releases this year will be The Liszt Legacy, a 10-CD box set that brings together five great piano virtuosos of the past in a staggering display of virtuosity and 'old-style' pianism - quite unlike anything else on offer in the Liszt Year. (more...)

Deutsche Grammophon Celebrates Liszt’s Bicentenary with Unreleased Tracks
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2011

One of the more intriguing releases this year will be The Liszt Legacy, a 10-CD box set that brings together five great piano virtuosos of the past in a staggering display of virtuosity and 'old-style' pianism - quite unlike anything else on offer in the Liszt Year. (more...)