The Winner

The story of Lyndon Johnson’s almost failed senate campaign of 1948. Without the mysterious appearance of 202 votes cast alphabetically late on election day in Jim Wells County, Johnson would have lost the Democratic primary runoff with former Texas Governor Coke Stephenson. He won by 83 votes out of over 1 million cast.

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by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2019
After three sold-out shows in the spring singer, Liora Michelle, returned last night to Don't Tell Mama, with her NYC cabaret debut show, 'The Greedy Soprano' directed by Lennie Watts with Musical Director Bill Zeffiro.
by TV News Desk - Nov 8, 2019
NBCUniversal and Ideas United have partnered to produce a video submission contest targeting emerging filmmakers to promote Universal Pictures' thrilling new epic, 1917, from Oscar®-winning filmmaker Sam Mendes. Set at the height of World War I, the film follows two British soldiers, in real time, on a seemingly impossible mission, in a race against the clock, to deliver a critical message to the frontlines. Inspired by the style of the movie, filmmakers are challenged to submit a two-minute video filmed in one continuous shot, focused on the theme of delivering an urgent message.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2019
Atlantic Records has released a fourth track from '& Juliet (Original London Cast Recording),' the official companion to the new West End musical featuring the music of legendary pop songwriter Max Martin. Arriving today is an anthemic take on 'Since U Been Gone,' performed by Miriam-Teak Lee and the Original London Cast of & Juliet - streaming now HERE.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2019
The Las Vegas Philharmonic Guild Will Host A DECEMBER TO REMEMBER event on Sunday, December 1st, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at Las Vegas National Golf Club (1911 E Desert Inn Rd, 89169). Emceed by Brandon Burk, the event will include a wine reception from 6:00-7:00 p.m., a silent auction, dinner, and musical entertainment by the Clark County High School Chorus, the Clark County High School String Ensemble, and by 'The Rat Pack is Back!' (with exclusive meet & greet).
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2019
STOMP, the international percussion sensation, returns to Seattle's Moore Theatre from December 3rd through 8th. From its beginnings as a street performance in the UK, STOMP has grown into an international sensation during the past 20 years, having performed in more than 50 countries and in front of more than 24 million people.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2019
City Circle Theatre Company of Coralville will present Annie on December 6a?"8 and 13a?"15, 2019 at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2019
The 2019 gold medallist of the National Youth Music Competition (NYMC), Jordan Brooks, 16, visits Hermanus on Sunday 24 November 2019, giving a recital at the Civic Centre as the guest of Overstrand Arts Kunste (OAK). It starts at 15:30.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2019
BroadwayWorld has a first look at the West End production of Dear Evan Hansen, now playing at the Noël Coward Theatre, currently booking to 2 May 2020.  
by TV News Desk - Nov 15, 2019
The 5th ANNUAL ASIAN WORLD FILM FESTIVAL(AWFF) announced Festival award winners during the closing night ceremony, November 14, at the ArcLight in Culver City. Almost 70 feature films from 50 participating countries were presented during the nine-day festival that included 25 Oscar® Best International Featured Film submissions and/or Golden Globe® submitted films. The Awards ceremony, presented to a sold-out audience, was followed by a screening of Japan's Weathering with You and a reception at the Fifty One Chinese Kitchen. The AWFF took place from November 6 - 14 at the ArcLight Culver City Theater. The evening was hosted by actress Nancy Yoon, Co-founder of Asians In LA.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019
Jodi Weiner will present Ladies Let Loose at the Pax Amicus Castle Theatre this Friday November 15th starring Chris Rich, Anita Wise, Mary Dimino and Judy Cianciotto.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019
Meet Michael Feinstein with 2 Tickets to Standard Time with Michael Feinstein at Carnegie Hall on February 5, 2020 or March 18, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019
Amber Gray stars in Hadestown, winner of 8 Tony Awards including Best Musical! You and a guest will receive 2 premium seats to this mystical retelling of the classic story of Orpheus and Eurydice, and then after the show meet Amber Gray, who received a Tony nomination for her performance as the Goddess Persephone.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019
You and a friend will enjoy house seats while experiencing what the New York Times is calling a 'triumphant and delicious revival' of Little Shop of Horrors starring Emmy® Award winner Tammy Blanchard ('Life with Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows'), Tony Award® nominee Jonathan Groff (Hamilton), and two-time Tony winner Christian Borle (Something Rotten!).
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019
The Tony Award-winning, record-breaking hit musical Chicago celebrated its 23rd Broadway anniversary last night, Thursday, November 14th. The production is now playing at Broadway's Ambassador Theatre (219 W. 49th St.).
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019
Autumn is here and the holidays are approaching. As the temperature begins to drop, warm up with a trip to a Broadway show! Today, we're taking a closer look at Broadway's long-running classics. What better way to escape the hustle and bustle than with a trip to experience one of the most beloved musicals on the Great White Way. 
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019
The award-winning Serenbe Playhouse, named one of the world's most innovative companies for live events by the Fast Company, has announced its 2020 Season with a lineup of six productions including two musical blockbusters, one familiar play and a brand new work for family audiences.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019
A new track has dropped from the new West End Max Martin Musical, & Juliet, Britney Spears' 'Not A Girl, Not Yet A Woman'!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019
A day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of seats will be held for WICKED, which is returning to the Times-Union Center with performances from Thursday, November 21 a?" December 1.
by Linnae Medeiros - Nov 14, 2019
The name on everybody's lips is gonna be ... Chicago! The legendary revival of Kander and Ebb's iconic musical is celebrating 23 years of all that jazz on Broadway today! To celebrate, we're looking back at some standout moments from the production over the years, featuring cast members ranging from original stars Ann Reinking and Bebe Neuwirth to more recent additions like Brandy and Desi Oakley. Check it all out!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019
Folger Consort, the early music ensemble in residence at the Folger Shakespeare Library, celebrates the holiday season with seven concerts of Gloria!: A Baroque Italian Christmas December 13 through December 18, 2019 in the nave of St. Mark's Episcopal Church on Capitol Hill.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019
City Circle Theatre Company of Coralville will collect donations to benefit the Iowa City Animal Care and Adoption Center during the December 6 - 15 performances of the musical Annie at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019
The Music Hall and Ogunquit Playhouse have announced the cast and creative team of the beloved musical Annie, on stage November 27 through December 22 at The Music Hall in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. 
by TV News Desk - Nov 14, 2019
In celebration of Cedille Records' upcoming 30th Anniversary and in furtherance of Cedille's mission to elevate Chicago artists, Cedille Records announces the semifinalists in its Emerging Artist Competition for Chicago area individual performers and ensembles. The winner of the competition will record and release an album on Cedille.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019
After successful tours to Keyano Theatre (Fort McMurray) and Vertigo Theatre (Calgary), Catalyst's newest musical tour-de-force, The Invisible - Agents of Ungentlemanly Warfare, is ready to infiltrate Edmonton.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019
The West End's sold-out, critically acclaimed production of Betrayal has taken Broadway by storm. Harold Pinter's famous drama stars Tom Hiddleston, Zawe Ashton and Charlie Cox as they tell the story of an affair that unfolds in reverse, from the end of a marriage to the initial forbidden spark.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019
Enjoy 2 Producer House Seats to Part I and II of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on Broadway in NYC. After the performance, meet the co-star, James Snyder, who plays Harry Potter!
by TV News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
Cinema Guild announced today the acquisition of all U.S. distribution rights for Eric Baudelaire's Un Film Dramatique. The film had its international premiere at the Locarno Film Festival in August before playing the Toronto International Film Festival and New York Film Festival this fall. In October, Baudelaire was announced as the winner of the Prix Marcel Duchamp, France's biggest art prize. Cinema Guild will open the film in U.S. theaters in 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
Hennepin Theatre Trust is presenting a variety of holiday shows this year to celebrate the Twin Cities holiday season at the Orpheum, State, and Pantages Theatres. The season starts Twin Cities-favorite The New Standards who will once again bring jazz, humor and special guests to their annual holiday show. Best-selling pianist Jim Brickman performs holiday favorites and number-one songs in A Christmas Celebration. The Minneapolis-based vocal group The Blenders celebrate 30 years with their Holiday Soul Tour. Finally, Sounds of Blackness: The Night Before Christmas will showcase the Grammy Award-winning vocal group's talents with a festive, family-friendly performance.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
Three finalists have been selected for Center Theatre Group's 2020 Dorothy and Richard E. Sherwood Award: Sigrid Gilmer, Alexandra Meda and Mat Diafos Sweeney. Center Theatre Group recognizes and celebrates this year's finalists for their exceptional contributions to the Los Angeles theatre landscape and their work as innovative and adventurous artists.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
CAG's 19-20 season continues on Wednesday, December 4 with the Aizuri Quartet, a 2019 GRAMMY-nominated ensemble.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
Oh What a Beautiful Evening! Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! celebrated its 250th performance at the Circle in the Square on Tuesday, November 12th with specially crafted cake pop celebration.  
by TV Scoop - Nov 13, 2019
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of THE MASKED SINGER, airing on FOX on Wednesday, November 20, 2019!
by TV News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
The Toronto Film Critics Association (TFCA) is pleased to announce long-serving unsung hero of the Toronto International Film Festival, Michèle Maheux, as the recipient of this year's Technicolor Clyde Gilmour Award.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
The Tony Award-winning, record-breaking hit musical Chicago celebrates its 23rd Broadway anniversary tomorrow, Thursday, November 14th. The production is now playing at Broadway's Ambassador Theatre (219 W. 49th St.).
by TV News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
a?oeThe 53rd Annual CMA Awardsa?? has announced additional performers and presenters to its previously announced lineup. Joe Walsh joins Dierks Bentley alongside Sheryl Crow, Chris Janson and John Osborne for a special performance honoring Kris Kristofferson, the 2019 CMA Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award recipient.
by TV Scoop - Nov 13, 2019
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES, airing on NBC on Wednesday, November 27, 2019!
by Stage Tube - Nov 13, 2019
Today is going to be a great day, and here's why: Dear Evan Hansen tour cast member Stephanie La Rochelle is performing a brand-new solo arrangement of one of the show's iconic songs, 'Only Us,' at Nashville's Bluebird Cafe to celebrate tonight's Country Music Awards. Check out this video to see Stephanie give a nod to her country music roots!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2019
Soka Performing Arts Center Presents Hub New Music With Special Guest Kojiro Umezaki on Sunday, April 26, 2020 at 3 PM. Called a?oecontemporary chamber trailblazersa?? by the Boston Globe a?" comprised of flute, clarinet, violin, and cello a?" Hub New Music is forging new pathways in 21st-century repertoire. Through creative programming and ambitious commissioning projects, the quartet of a?oeintrepidsa?? (WQXR) celebrates the fluidity and diversity of today's classical music landscape. Its performances have been described as a?oegobsmackinga?? (Cleveland Classical) and a?oeinnovativea?? (WBUR). 
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2019
The State Theatre in Easton announces three new shows for the 2019-2020 Season bringing the mid-season addition list to five new shows for its 93rd season. The theatre also announces the list of local stars who will compete in Dancing with the Lehigh Valley Stars in April.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2019
San Diego Opera's 2019-2020 season continues with a special one-night-only event on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 7:30 PM when soprano Ailyn Pérez and tenor Joshua Guerrero perform in concert at the Balboa Theatre. They will be accompanied by pianist Abdiel Vázquez. Ailyn Pérez is no stranger to San Diego Opera, having made her Company debut as Juliet in Romeo and Juliet in 2010, returning to sing Marguerite in Faust in 2011, and in recital in 2014. In demand at all the major opera houses including the Metropolitan Opera, Royal Opera House, and Opéra National de Paris, Ms. Pérez is the winner of the 2012 Richard Tucker Award, the 15th annual Plácido Domingo Award, and the 14th annual Opera News Award. 
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Nov 11, 2019
El 11 de noviembre de 2004 Cie Stage Holding estrenaba en el Teatro Lope de Vega de Madrid.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2019
The Remains of Logan Dankworth is the third and final instalment of Luke Wright's trilogy of political verse. It looks at trust and privilege in the age of Brexit.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2019
Slow Burn Theatre Company celebrated its 10th Anniversary with a donor reception hosted by American National Bank. This night of philanthropy and fun resulted in more than $50,000 in pledges from loyal supporters and other arts enthusiasts.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2019
DPAC has announced that the North American tour of Lincoln Center Theater's critically-acclaimed production of Lerner & Loewe's MY FAIR LADY will be a part of SunTrust Broadway's 2019/2020 season. Directed by Bartlett Sher, the North American tour will play DPAC from May 19 a?" 24, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2019
The Fred Ebb Foundation (Mitchell S. Bernard, Trustee) in association with the Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) will present the fifteenth annual Fred Ebb Award for aspiring musical theatre songwriters to Angela Sclafani & Benjamin Velez. The award, named in honor of the late award-winning lyricist Fred Ebb, will be presented by Kate Baldwin on Monday, December 2nd from 6-8pm at a by-invitation-only ceremony in the Penthouse Lounge of The American Airlines Theater.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2019
The Dark Night Players (DNP) continue their 2019-20 Season: A Season of Caring on November 15th, with a brand new performance of Dark Night Play House donating 50% of their proceeds to the local Allen non-profit, Teen Voices.
by Gil Kaan - Nov 10, 2019
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's classic THE MAGIC FLUTE opens this week at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion on Saturday November 16, 2019; under the baton of James Conlon (with Grant Gershon conducting on December 1, 12 and 15). This will be the third LA Opera mounting of 1927 and Barrie Kosky's avant-garde THE MAGIC FLUTE merging animation with live performance. I had the chance to present a few questions to Bodgan Volkov, who's making his Los Angeles Opera debut as Tamino, the prince and current bearer of the magic flute.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2019
Adelaide Festival Centre's OzAsia Festival now holds the title of the state's best major event following its success at the South Australian Tourism Awards 2019.