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Susannah Fielding, Katherine Kingsley and More Join Michael Grandage's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, Beg. Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2013

Michael Grandage Company's production of Shakespeare's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM begins at the Noel Coward Theatre tonight, September 7 and runs through November 16, 2013. (more...)

Linzi Hateley, Clare Foster, Louise Gold & More Set for SONDHEIM: WOMEN Concert at St. James Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2013

Olivier Award nominee and Theatre World Award winner Linzi Hateley, Clare Foster, and the legendary Louise Gold headline a cast of West End leading ladies at the St. James Theatre, tonight September 7th 2013. (more...)

FringeNYC Kicks Off 2013 Encore Series Lineup Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2013

In 17 days, even the most intrepid theatergoer can only sample a fraction of the nearly 200 offerings at the New York International Fringe Festival. Now in its 9th year, the FringeNYC Encore Series gives theatre lovers another chance at seeing some of the most critically acclaimed and most crowd-pleasing shows from the Festival. (more...)

Katharine Mehrling singt Piaf im Schlosspark Theater Berlin - Eine sinnliche Liebeserklärung an Edith Piaf
by Marcel Konrath - Sep 5, 2013

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Theatre Exile Opens 2013-2014 Season with Philadelphia Premiere of COCK, 10/17-11/10
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2013

Theatre Exile opens their 2013/14 season with the Philadelphia premiere of Cock, the Laurence Olivier Award-winning play by British playwright Mike Bartlett. Directed by Exile's Producing Artistic Director Deborah Block and starring Wes Haskell with John Jarboe, Mary Tuomanen and Benjamin Lovell, Cock runs October 17 - November 10. The play unfolds on an intimate, bare bones stage that removes the boundaries between actors and audience at Studio X in South Philadelphia. (more...)

Brian d'Arcy James, Malcolm Gets and More to Join Ethan Hawke in LCT's MACBETH; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2013

Lincoln Center Theater, under the direction of Producing Artistic Director Andre Bishop, has announced that Bianca Amato, Shirine Babb, John Patrick Doherty, Austin Durant, Richard Easton, Francesca Faridany, Stephanie Fieger, Malcolm Gets, John Glover, Ben Horner, Ruy Iskandar, Brian d'Arcy James, Byron Jennings, Aaron Krohn, Jeremiah Maestas, Christopher McHale, Jonny Orsini, Sam Poon, Triney Sandoval, Nathan Stark, Daniel Sunjata, Patrick Vaill, Tyler Lansing Weaks and Derek Wilson will join Ethan Hawke and Anne-Marie Duff in its upcoming production of Shakespeare's MACBETH, directed by Jack O'Brien. The production, which will feature a cast of 27, will begin previews on Thursday, October 24 and open on Thursday, November 21 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65 Street). (more...)

Crazy Coqs Announce October Schedule, Including Steven Brinberg & KT Sullivan
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2013

The Crazy Coqs October schedule begins with Steven Brinberg, who returns following his sell-out show earlier this year with Simply Barbra (October 1- 5), followed by Les Miserables actress and singer Frances Ruffelle and her show Paris Original (October 8 - 12). New York singer-pianist Billy Stritch performs his show I've Got Your Number - The Jazz of Cy Coleman (October 15- 19). As part of the London Festival of Cabaret, Karen Kohler and KT Sullivan will duet together in their show Vienna to Weimar (October 22- 26) followed by KT Sullivan with Rhyme, Women and Song (October 29 - November 2). (more...)

Kim Richardson & Toya Alexis to Lead Segal Centre, Copa de Oro's AIN'T MISBEHAVIN', Begin. 9/29
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2013

The Segal Centre for Performing Arts and Copa de Oro Productions are pleased to announce the casting for their upcoming co-production of the Tony Award-winning musical, Ain't Misbehavin, The Fats Waller Musical, presented September 29th to October 20th, 2013 in the Segal Theatre. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Jim Caruso's CAST PARTY - A Joyous Celebration of Las Vegas Talent
by Ellen Sterling - Jun 24, 2013

On June 19, the attraction in Cabaret Jazz was Jim Caruso's Cast Party, with Billy Stritch on the piano. It is not only a fun way to pass a few hours, but it is the perfect showcase for all the first-rate talent in Las Vegas. (more...)

Finborough Theatre Presents DUSA, FISH, STAS AND V, Now thru Aug 3
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2013

Jagged Fence in association with Neil McPherson for the Finborough Theatre will present DUSA, FISH, STAS AND V by Pam Gems, and directed by Helen Eastman, beginning today, 9 July - Saturday, 3 August 2013. (more...)

Montego Glover, Joshua Bell, St. Louis Symphony and More Set for Carnegie Hall, Nov 2013
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2013

Carnegie Hall has announced its November 2013 calendar. Details below! (more...)

The Black Lillies, Samia Najimy Finnerty & More Set for Joe's Pub this Week
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2013

This week at Joe's Pub at the Public (July 8-14) will feature The Black Lillies, Mima, Rabbit Rabbit, Samia Najimy Finnerty, and more. Details below! (more...)

Hayley Atwell, Harry Hadden-Paton, Al Weaver and Mathew Horne to Star in THE PRIDE at Trafalgar Transformed
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2013

Jamie Lloyd's third production for Trafalgar Transformed is the multi award-winning The Pride, written by Alexi Kaye Campbell. Starring Hayley Atwell (Captain America, Life of Crime, The Faith Machine, A View from the Bridge) as Sylvia, Harry Hadden-Paton (Posh, She Stoops to Conquer, Flare Path) as Philip, Al Weaver (Inadmissible Evidence, Coram Boy, Hamlet) as Oliver and Mathew Horne (Gavin and Stacey, Bad Education, Charley's Aunt) as The Man/Peter/The Doctor, The Pride follows the critically acclaimed The Hothouse, starring Simon Russell Bealeand John Simm, which continues at the Trafalgar Studios until 3 August 2013 and Macbeth withJames McAvoy. (more...)

Patricia Kaas to Perform the Songs of Edith Piaf at Town Hall, 9/20
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2013

French singer Patricia Kaas pays tribute to musical icon Edith Piafwith 'Kaas Sings Piaf,' a world tour to mark the 50th Anniversary of Piaf's death. Kaas' new project, Kaas Chante Piaf, focuses on 21 of Piaf's greatest iconic titles.With musical arrangements by composer Abel Korzeniowski and an innovative stage design, this unique concert will also include a video installation with rare images of Piaf, one of France's greatest international stars of all time. 'Kaas Sings Piaf' made its U.S. debut at Carnegie Hall in 2012 and returns to Town Hall in New York City on Friday, September 20, 2013. (more...)

Long Wharf Theatre Summer Season to Feature Smokey Joe's Cafe from July 10-28
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2013

Long Wharf Theatre, in conjunction with Supreme Talent International will present Smokey Joe's Cafe: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller, on the Mainstage as part of its summer season. The musical runs from July 10-28 on the Mainstage. Tickets are $55. (more...)

Patricia Kaas to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Edith Piaf's Passing with North American Tour, 9/12-21
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2013

Although this year marks the 50th anniversary of Edith Piaf's passing, no French singer since has matched her level of international success. The singer and actress Patricia Kaas, whose first major breakthrough took place 26 years ago-and who has since sold 19 million albums worldwide and won six Victoires de la Musique (the French equivalent of GRAMMYs), 2 World Music Awards and over other 25 distinctions and awards-may be the female artist to have come closest. As a unique and charismatic interpreter of songs and live performer, too, Kaas has proven a worthy bearer of the Piaf torch. Kaas pays direct, emotional tribute to the legendary singer with the multimedia concert Kaas Chante Piaf, which comes to North America this September on a 45-country, 150-show tour of prestigious opera houses, concert halls and theaters, including a sold-out performance at Carnegie Hall last November. The North American shows immediately precede three nights at Paris' Olympia. (more...)

Opera Tampa Announces the 2014 Florida Opera Festival Featuring Bizet, Mozart and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2013

The 2013-2014 Florida Opera Festival presented by Opera Tampa is certain to exhilarate every opera buff and fascinate any curious opera novice. Composers Bizet and Mozart, among others, will be showcased in a magnificent season of passion, intrigue and magic. The season also features L'amour Toujours, a Popera! Concert and options to attend the 2012 Tony Award-winning Best Revival of a Musical The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess and a concert by international superstar Andrea Bocelli. (more...)

Sasha Siem, Vagabond Opera and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 7/28
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2013

This week at Joe's Pub at the Public, July 22-28, the lineup will feature: Sasha Siem, Mike Brun and Rachel Brotman, CMA Songwriter Series, Toninho Horta, Rael, Simon Townshend, Ian Thomas, David Raleigh, Timur and the Dime Museum, JD Walter and Vagabond Opera. Details below! (more...)

First Folio Theatre to Stage World Premiere of CYMBELINE, 6/19-7/21
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2013

First Folio Theatre (Mayslake Peabody Estate, 31st St. & Rt. 83), will present the rollicking World Premiere of SHAKESPEARE'S CYMBELINE: A FOLK TALE WITH MUSIC, previewing June 19, opening Saturday, June 22 at 8:15 p.m., and running through July 21, 2013. This wondrous new version of the timeless Shakespearean folk tale has been moved to Civil War Appalachia and includes 10 original songs featuring beautiful bluegrass melodies. SHAKESPEARE'S CYMBELINE: A FOLK TALE WITH MUSIC is adapted by First Folio Theatre's Executive Director and Jeff Award-nominee, David Rice, with Music and Lyrics by Rice and Michael Keefe (First Folio's Resident Composer). Michael Goldberg (The Madness of Edgar Allan Poe, Twelfth Night, Much Ado About Nothing and A Midsummer Night's Dream at First Folio Theatre) directs the "Shakespeare Under the Stars" production, which concludes First Folio Theatre's smash hit 2013 season. It will appear on the outdoor main stage situated on the scenic slopes of the historic Mayslake Peabody Estate. (more...)

Eric Comstock & Barbara Fasano and More Set for The Crazy Coqs, July 2013
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2013

The Crazy Coqs has announced its July 2013 lineup. Full de (more...)

Francofolies, France's Premier Music Festival, Makes U.S. Debut with Tribute to Edith Piaf, 9/19
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2013

Since its inception in 1985, in the historic French coastal town of La Rochelle, Francofolies has grown to be one of the country's-and indeed, one of Europe's-most popular and acclaimed music festivals. In addition to drawing audiences of approximately 100,000 to concerts spread over five days in La Rochelle, the festival has expanded internationally to include editions in Belgium and Quebec. September 19 will mark the debut of Francofolies New York, a star-studded concert at the Beacon Theatre that will celebrate the music of Edith Piaf on the 50th anniversary of her passing. (more...)

Jazz Greats and Iconic Stylists Take to NY Stages in LADY DAY, AFTER MIDNIGHT and More, Fall 2013
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2013

Jazz greats and iconic stylists will take New York stages by storm this fall. Details below (more...)

Warner Music Group Completes Acquisition of Parlophone Label Group
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2013

Warner Music Group Corp. (WMG), an Access Industries company, announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Parlophone Label Group (PLG) from Universal Music Group (UMG), a subsidiary of Vivendi. (more...)

EVITA to Play Lyceum Theatre, 7/1-13
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2013

Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's masterpiece Evita visits the Lyceum Theatre for two weeks from Monday 1 - Today 13 July, starring West End star and multi-platinum selling artist Marti Pellow (Wet, Wet, Wet) who returns to play Che following his appearance in Blood Brothers earlier this year. (more...)

Patti LuPone & Audra McDonald Set for Smith Center's Best of NY Stage Series
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2013

From the best of jazz and most celebrated classical musicians to the biggest voices from the New York stages, The Smith Center brings three diverse series to Las Vegas from October 2013 through May 2014. The three series bring patrons on a journey deep into the heart of American music to see the masters perform right before their eyes or visit the New York stage without leaving Las Vegas. (more...)

Susannah Fielding, Katherine Kingsley and More Join Michael Grandage's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, Fall 2013
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2013

According to the Daily Mail, Michael Grandage has finished casting his company's production of Shakespeare's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, which will begin at the Noel Coward Theatre on September 7 and runs through November 16, 2013. (more...)

Patrick Gracey Temporarily Joins ATG's Producing Team
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2013

ATG has today announced that Patrick Gracey is joining ATG's producing team as maternity cover for Evanna White. (more...)

Long Wharf Theatre Features SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, Now thru 7/28
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2013

Long Wharf Theatre, in conjunction with Supreme Talent International will present Smokey Joe's Cafe: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller, on the Mainstage as part of its summer season. The musical runs from today, July 10-28 on the Mainstage. (more...)

Gibson GuitarTown on the Sunset Strip to Reveal Third Round of Art Guitars on 7/17
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2013

GIBSON GUITARTOWN ON THE SUNSET STRIP is set to unveil its third installment of art guitars on Wednesday, July 17 at aspecial VIP reception at Hornburg Land Rover on The Sunset Strip. The public art exhibit features 10-foot tall art guitar sculptures celebrating artists and musicians who have influenced The Sunset Strip. The current selection includes works celebrating 2013 Sunset Strip Music Festival (SSMF) honoree Joan Jett, Janis Joplin, Love, ZZ Top, Alice Cooper and Debbie Harry. (more...)

BWW Interview: Daniel Rowan: Mute No More
by Joseph F. Panarello - Jul 1, 2013

After playing The Mute and understudying Matt in THE FANTASTICKS, Daniel Rowan will take leave of the show to play Chris in MISS SAIGON at Fort Worth's Casa Manana. (more...)

EVITA Plays Lyceum Theatre, Now thru 7/13
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2013

Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's masterpiece Evita visits the Lyceum Theatre for two weeks from today 1 - Saturday 13 July, starring West End star and multi-platinum selling artist Marti Pellow (Wet, Wet, Wet) who returns to play Che following his appearance in Blood Brothers earlier this year. (more...)

Natalia Millán, Marta Valverde y Alberto Vázquez llevarán su trío al Teatro Goya de Barcelona
by Roberto Rodriguez - Aug 7, 2013

El espectáculo '¿Hacemos un trío?', escrito y dirigido por Zenón Recalde, se representará los días 19, 20, 26 y 27 en la ciudad condal. (more...)

Linzi Hateley, Clare Foster, Louise Gold & More Set for SONDHEIM: WOMEN Concert at St. James Theatre, 7 Sept
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2013

Olivier Award nominee and Theatre World Award winner Linzi Hateley, Clare Foster, and the legendary Louise Gold headline a cast of West End leading ladies at the St. James Theatre, Saturday September 7th 2013. (more...)

Harry Connick, Jr. Set for Edith Piaf Tribute at the Beacon Theatre, 9/19
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2013

Harry Connick, Jr. has joined the star-studded, international lineup of artists performing Edith Piaf songs September 19 at the Beacon Theatre. The concert marks both the 50th anniversary of Piaf's passing and the American debut of France's premier music festival, Francofolies. (more...)

NYC-ARTS Announce Weekly Listings for 9/5- 10/31
by TV News Desk - Aug 30, 2013

NYC-ARTS provides arts lovers in the tri-state area with an all-access pass to the New York City area's myriad cultural offerings: from music and dance concerts, to the theater, museums and galleries-from the classic to the contemporary. (more...)

NYC-ARTS Announces Programming with Philippe de Montebello and Paula Zahn for September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2013

NYC-ARTS provides arts lovers in the tri-state area with an all-access pass to the New York City area's myriad cultural offerings: from music and dance concerts, to the theater, museums and galleries-from the classic to the contemporary. (more...)

The 2013-14 Florida Opera Festival Adds Picnic in the Park, Holiday Concert & More
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2013

The 2013-2014 Florida Opera Festival presented by Opera Tampa is certain to exhilarate every opera buff and fascinate any curious opera novice. Composers Bizet and Mozart, among others, will be showcased in a magnificent season of passion, intrigue and magic. The season also features L'amour Toujours, a Popera! Concert and options to attend the 2012 Tony Award-winning Best Revival of a Musical, The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess, and a concert by international superstar Andrea Bocelli. (more...)

AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' to Open Segal Centre's 2013-14 Theatre Season, 9/29-10/20
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2013

The Segal Centre will swing into its 2013-2014 Theatre Season with the Tony Award-winning musical Ain't Misbehavin', The Fats Waller Musical Show, conceived by Richard Maltby Jr. and Murray Horwitz. Presented in Montreal for the first time in over twenty years, this classic jazz-age musical revue is revived at the Segal Centre under the direction of Roger Peace and featuring a stellar cast led by Kim Richardson and Toya Alexis. In co-production with Copa de Oro Productions and sponsored by KPMG, Ain't Misbehavin' runs fromSeptember 29th to October 20th, 2013 in the Segal Theatre. (more...)

Louise Pitre to Mark 50th Anniversary of Edith Piaf's Passing at The Cabaret in Indy, 10/11-12
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2013

Experience the passion of Paris as Louise Pitre marks the 50th anniversary of the passing of legendary French chanteuse, Edith Piaf, with an evening of songs from France's favorite composers, at The Cabaret at the Columbia Club, October 11 & 12, 2013. (more...)

FringeNYC Announces 2013 Encore Series Lineup, 9/6-10/20
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2013

In 17 days, even the most intrepid theatergoer can only sample a fraction of the nearly 200 offerings at the New York International Fringe Festival. Now in its 9th year, the FringeNYC Encore Series gives theatre lovers another chance at seeing some of the most critically acclaimed and most crowd-pleasing shows from the Festival. (more...)

Frances Ruffelle to Return to 54 Below, Sept. 16 & 18
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2013

Beneath the Dress marks Frances' return to 54 Below after a sold-out premiere engagement in May. Back by popular demand, she'll appear Monday, September 16 at 7:00 p.m. and Wednesday, September 18 at 9:30 p.m. (more...)

PENINSULA, WHY YOU BEASTING? & More Selected for FringeNYC Encore Series
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2013

In 17 days, even the most intrepid theatergoer can only sample a fraction of the nearly 200 offerings at the New York International Fringe Festival. Now in its 9th year, the FringeNYC Encore Series gives theatre lovers another chance at seeing some of the most critically acclaimed and most crowd-pleasing shows from the Festival. (more...)

Marion Cotillard Joins Cast of Justin Kurzel's MACBETH
by Movies News Desk - Aug 21, 2013

Deadline reports that Marion Cotillard has signed on to play the role of Lady Macbeth in Justin Kurzel's MACBETH. The Academy Award-winning actress may star opposite Michael Fassbender who is reportedly taking on the title role. (more...)

Finborough Theatre to Present DUSA, FISH, STAS AND V, Jul 9-Aug 3
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2013

Jagged Fence in association with Neil McPherson for the Finborough Theatre will present DUSA, FISH, STAS AND V by Pam Gems, and directed by Helen Eastman, beginning Tuesday, 9 July - Today, 3 August 2013. (more...)

Pace Presents Announces Full Music, Dance, Art & Opera Line-Up for 2013-14 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2013

The Michael Schimmel Center for the Performing Arts at Pace University today announced its 2013|2014 Pace Presents Season, under the Executive Direction of Martin I. Kagan, is a world-class performing arts series with an emphasis on music superstars from around the globe, charismatic and innovative dance performances, stunning opera stars in recital and spectacular contemporary cabaret. The Pace Presents season begins on September 21 with a big band tribute to the late, great lounge legend Esquivel from Mr. Ho's Orchestrotica, culminating onJune 1 with the reunion performance of Tina Croll and Jamie Cunningham'sdance/theatre piece From the Horse's Mouth. (more...)

Louise Pitre to Lead GYPSY at Chicago Shakespeare Theatre in February 2014
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2013

According to the Chicago Tribune, Broadway veteran Louise Pitre will lead GYPSY when it plays Chicago Shakespeare Theatre next year. Directed by Gary Griffin, the production will run at Chicago Shakespeare's Courtyard Theater, February 6- March 23. (more...)

Ute Lemper's LAST TANGO IN BERLIN Begins Tomorrow at 54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2013

54 BELOW, Broadway' Supper Club, welcomes Ute Lemper in "Last Tango in Berlin" for four-performances only beginning tomorrow, August 14. (more...)

Timeless Monaco Exhibition Showcases Past & Present Stars In This Iconic Destination
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2013

NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2013 - Grace, Cary, and Audrey join Churchill, Dali, Sinatra and some of the most famous names of the stage, screen and sports in an extraordinary retrospective combining two-photographic-exhibitions-in-one to celebrate the fabled 150-year history of Monte-Carlo, open now through September 28 at The Forbes Galleries at 62 Fifth Avenue in New York City, free and open to the public. (more...)

Ute Lemper, The Skivvies & More Set for 54 Below this Week
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2013

Coming up this week, 54 BELOW, the performance venue located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th Street, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond. 54 Below also launched its series of late night events. Joining Tuesday nights' popular 'Backstage' with Susie Mosher is 15:54, and more: (more...)

Ute Lemper Sings Greatest Hits from Berlin to Broadway This September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2013

German cabaret legend, Ute Lemper is set to electrify Australian audiences in September when she serenades us with a song cycle of love poems by acclaimed poet, Pablo Neruda. (more...)

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