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by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2019
Sampling some of the best pizza this side of the Bronx and a chance to score a pair of opening night tickets  to see A Bronx Tale on October 22 and meet one of the stars of the national tour,  CT native, Nick Fradiani 2015  winner of American Idol  are great reasons to attend  the  Palace Theater's  event a?oeTHAT'S AMORE! THE GREAT PIZZA PIE CHALLENGEa?? on Tuesday, October 15 from 5:30 a?" 7:30pm.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2019
Producers Matthew Henderson and Neil Gooding are thrilled to present the Australian premiere of the Tony Award winning musical The Bridges of Madison County. Based on the best-selling novel and developed by the Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning creative team of Jason Robert Brown (The Last Five Years, Parade, Songs for a New World) and Marsha Norman (The Secret Garden, The Colour Purple), The Bridges of Madison County will have its Australian Premiere in March 2020 at Hayes Theatre Co. 
by Stage Tube - Sep 30, 2019
The winner of six Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Kinky Boots hits the Ogunquit Playhouse stage September 18 through October 27. Featuring a hilarious, uplifting book by four-time Tony winner, Harvey Fierstein and a joyous, Tony-winning score by Cyndi Lauper, the Ogunquit Playhouse production is staged by Nathan Peck, and stars Graham Scott Fleming as Charlie Price, and Kyle Taylor Parker as Lola, with Tony-nominated Scenic Design by David Rockwell and Tony-nominated Costume Design is by Gregg Barnes.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2019
The Women's Caucus of Playwrights Guild of Canada (PGC) is pleased to announce Pamela Halstead as the winner of the 2019 Bra d'Or Award, which recognizes an individual for promoting and supporting the work of women playwrights in Canada.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2019
The shortlist is announced today for the 2019 Achates Philanthropy Prize, the only annual prize that celebrates first-time supporters of the arts in the UK.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2019
Director Joel Grey and stars from the critically-acclaimed, award-winning and groundbreaking production of a?oeFiddler on the Roof in Yiddisha?? will celebrate the success of their original cast recording at Barnes & Noble (150 East 86th Street) in New York City at 3:30pm on Tuesday, October 15, 2019. 
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2019
From October 25 to November 30, 2019, SpeakEasy Stage Company will present the New England premiere of ADMISSIONS, the winner of the 2018 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Play.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2019
Perhaps best known as the comedian who puts the cerebral in Cerebral Palsy, Josh Blue centers much of his self-deprecating act around his disability. He exploded onto the national comedy scene by capturing the attention and endearment of the country as the winner of NBC's Last Comic Standing.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2019
Arcola Theatre and Jump Spark today announce the full cast for Amanda Lomas' bold new imagining of Hunger, adapted from the ground-breaking psychological novel by Knut Hamsun. Fay Lomas directs Archie Backhouse (Hans), Katie Eldred (Ylayali), Kwami Odoom (The Young Man) and Jessica Tomlinson (Landlady). The production opens on 25 November, with previews from 20 November, and runs until 21 December.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2019
Dear Evan Hansen comes to St. Louis's Fabulous Fox Theatre October 22 a?" November 3. In advance of the start of performances, the production announced today that it will host a digital ticket lottery offering fans the chance to purchase a limited number of $25 tickets available per performance.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2019
Latinx playwrights residing in the United States, its territories or Mexico are encouraged to submit scripts for Arizona Theatre Company's (Sean Daniels, Artistic Director; Billy Russo, Managing Director) 2020 National Latinx Playwriting Award. Deadline is Nov. 1, 2019.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2019
For 2020, the 44th year of London's annual festival of contemporary visual theatre, 10 overseas companies join 8 British groups, including 4 LIMF co-commissioned productions: This Time, a tender take on relationships and ageing from aerial theatre company Ockham's Razor; Romancing the Apocalypse from multi award winning dance duo Thick & Tight; Dead Good, a funny and poignant story of dying from full mask theatre company Vamos Theatre; and the story of one of showbiz's long overlooked partnerships, The Strange Tale of Charlie Chaplin and Stan Laurel performed by Told by an Idiot at new festival venue, the iconic Wilton's Music Hall.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2019
a?oeThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Timea?? Premieres November 1 at South Bend Civic Theatre.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2019
Darren Criss and Lena Hall check out the Broadway revival of Oklahoma!
by TV Scoop - Oct 7, 2019
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of THE MASKED SINGER, airing on FOX on Wednesday, October 16, 2019!
by TV Scoop - Oct 7, 2019
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of THE MASKED SINGER, airing on FOX on Saturday, October 19, 2019!
by TV Scoop - Oct 7, 2019
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of THE MASKED SINGER, airing on FOX on Saturday, October 19, 2019!
by TV News Desk - Oct 7, 2019
In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Golden Globe®-nominated animated classic THE SWAN PRINCESS, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment is making the fan-favorite available in brilliant high definition for the first time ever with a collectible anniversary edition Blu-ray and in 4K HDR on digital, both available on October 29th.
by Stage Tube - Oct 7, 2019
Today is a great day, and here's why: Dear Evan Hansen is giving us a look inside the show's journey to London's West End. Check out the video to get a peek at the West End cast chatting with Benj Pasek, Justin Paul, Michael Greif, and Steven Levenson, as well at the show's Broadway company!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2019
The winners for New Zealand's premier, international short film festival, Show Me Shorts, have been unveiled. The announcements took place at the festival's gala Opening Night and Awards Ceremony in Auckland tonight.
by Kay Kudukis - Oct 5, 2019
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2019
Canadian photojournalist Paul Watson is haunted by the words he heard a dead soldier say as he took the photo, in 1993, that would win him the Pulitzer Prize and reshape American foreign policy. Playwright Dan O'Brien, struggling with ghosts of his own, reaches out to Watson, and the two forge a friendship as they reckon with the traumas that have shaped their lives. a?oeThe Body of an American' is a bold, radically theatrical and poetic true story that ranges from Afghanistan and Iraq to the Canadian High Arctic. Two actors play more than thirty roles in an exhilarating new form of documentary drama. The Winner of the inaugural Edward Kennedy Prize, the Horton Foote Prize for Outstanding New American Play, and the PEN Award for Drama.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2019
The Young Vic today announces the complete cast for Jackie Sibblies Drury's Fairview, directed by the Young Vic's Genesis Fellow and Associate Director Nadia Latif.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2019
Acclaimed international sand artist Kseniya Simonova (recent winner of Golden Buzzer on Britain's Got Talent 2019: The Champions) partners with the Guy Mendilow Ensemble (GME) to present the U.S. Premiere tour of The Forgotten Kingdom - Sand Stories from October 29 - November 12, 2019 through the United States.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2019
Columbia Artists will present Chicago The Musical - In Concert, premiering with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra in Dallas, TX tonight, October 4, 2019.
by Derek McCracken - Oct 4, 2019
Written by Dann Berg and Avital Asuleen (Director/Choreographer), THE FLOORSHOW intersperses song-and-dance numbers into the dramatization of the personal and professional hurdles that an all-female performance troupe faces in 1951 New York City. Moving between onstage and backstage at The Gilded Palace, THE FLOORSHOW nests an emotionally rich female-sisterhood narrative within a framework of creative competition and sexism.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2019
Receive 2 Premium tickets The Lion King on Broadway and receive a backstage tour where you'll meet some of the cast and see how the magic works!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2019
Bid to win the chance for you and a guest to enjoy a performance of Hadestown, winner of 8 Tony Awards, including 2019 Best Musical, then meet Tony-nominated actress Amber Gray, who plays Persephone, after the show!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2019
Bid to win 2 tickets to Moulin Rouge on Broadway, plus a backstage tour with star, Jeigh Madjus!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2019
You and a guest will have an incredible opportunity to meet Lin-Manuel Miranda with two Center Orchestra tickets to Freestyle Love Supreme on Broadway!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2019
Mary Goggin shares a true story of her Irish Catholic upbringing, laced with wicked humor and much pathos, drug addiction, prostitution, and the multitude of characters she encountered along her path to ultimately finding joy. 
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2019
 “Man of La Mancha” is a powerful and timeless story.  Dale Wasserman wrote the Book, Music by Mitch Leigh, with Lyrics by Joe Darion.   The show opens October 18, 2019 and runs thru November 10 at the Granite Theatre.  Producer/Artistic Director for the theatre is David Jepson. 
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2019
Tim Robbins visited Oklahoma!, not the state, but the Tony Award winning Broadway revival and stopped backstage after the show at the Circle in the Square Theater. 
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2019
The Players Guild of Leonia kicks off their 100th year, Exciting Centennial Season with the classic smash hit musical of 1955, Damn Yankees, by Richard Adler & Douglas Wallop, book by George Abbbott and Douglas Wallop, and is presented through special arrangement with Music International (MTI).
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2019
Producing Artistic Director Ethan Paulini and the Weathervane Theatre, a professional, award-winning, equity theatre in Whitefield, NH, is proud to announce the first title of Season 55 - Kinky Boots.
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 2, 2019
The late, great jazz artist Nora York is being celebrated by the release of a posthumous cd titled SWOON and the NORA YORK TRIBUTE CONCERT at Joe's Pub. Learn about York and more in this interview with her collaborator, Emmy award winner Jamie Lawrence.
by Shari Barrett - Oct 2, 2019
Directors for MAMMA MIA! at the Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center, Keenon Hooks and Fred Helsel, with Fred Helsel as Producer, Keenon Hooks as Choreographer, and Mazie Rudolph as Musical Director, prove beyond a shadow of a doubt that this musical is just as much fun in a smaller theater thanks to the talented cast who really enjoy every moment they appear onstage, with a lively band that really enjoys performing the ABBA score. The overall enthusiasm displayed by all draw the audience in to the action, especially by the finales when everyone was up on their feet, singing and dancing along.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2019
Ragtime recently opened at Arden Theatre Company and critics were in attendance. Find out what they had to say!
by TV Scoop - Oct 2, 2019
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of THE MASKED SINGER, airing on FOX on Wednesday, October 9, 2019!
by TV News Desk - Oct 2, 2019
Music House, a singing competition hosted by iHeartRadio's 102.7 KIIS FM and LiveMe, launches today in the LiveMe app. The winner of the competition will perform at KIIS FM's Jingle Ball Village Stage at KIIS Jingle Ball on Dec. 6, with Katy Perry, BTS, Billie Eilish and Sam Smith on the Main Stage lineup.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2019
a??Producing Artistic Director Ethan Paulini and the Weathervane Theatre announce the first title of Season 55- Ka??inky Boots. a??a??Based on true events, Kinky Boots ia??s the story of two people with nothing in common - or so they think!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2019
LA Femme International Film Festival (LAFIFF) is proud to announce that Elaine Hendrix, Nadine Velazquez, and Devika Bhise will be honored at this year's LAFIFF Awards Show and Gala event on October 20, 2019, (Red Carpet at 6 pm, Show at 7 pm) at the South Park Center Theatre Center in downtown Los Angeles.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2019
The Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra (COYO) and its music director Vinay Parameswaran announced details of the 2019-20 season. The Youth Orchestra, under Mr. Parameswaran's direction, will perform a three-concert series at Severance Hall on November 15, 2019, March 1, 2020 (with the Cleveland Orchestra Youth Chorus), and May 3, 2020. Subscription packages and individual tickets are on sale now.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2019
Trinity Rep will be auctioning off one pair of premium tickets to the final Saturday night performance of its sold-out run of The Prince of Providence. Proceeds will support the Tony Award-winning theater's education programs. The tickets are for the performance on Saturday, October 26 at 7:30 pm, and are located in the fifth row center on the aisle. The online auction will open at 7:00 am on Tuesday, October 15 and close at 10:00 pm on Sunday, October 20. Bids can be placed at www.32auctions.com/trinityrep.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2019
Hadestown's Reeve Carney and Eva Noblezada recently went 'way down' to visit Oklahoma!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2019
Johnstown, PA native and Brooklyn, NY based actor, writer Dan Ruth returns to the Pittsburgh area with his multi-award-winning, critically acclaimed black comedy solo work, A Life Behind Bars, at Carnegie Stage in Carnegie, PA this coming October 24th, 25th and 26th at 8pm. The tour-de-force show performed to sell-out houses in Pittsburgh earlier this year.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2019
Florida Studio Theatre (FST) announces its Fall Improv Season, which includes a brand new show, Last Laugh, and raises the stakes in its audience favorite competition show, Out of Bounds.
by TV News Desk - Oct 10, 2019
ABC today announced the new season pickup of “Holey Moley,” following its successful “Summer Fun & Games” debut on the network earlier this year. In the show's second season, set to air in summer 2020, the world's most extreme mini-golf obstacle course will return as all-new competitors take on daring new challenges in an attempt to win a cash prize. The season two course will be bigger and better than ever, featuring all-new holes, and bringing more drama, trick shots and hysterically impressive wipeouts. Rob Riggle and Joe Tessitore will return as color and play-by-play commentators, respectively, while Jeannie Mai will resume her role as sideline correspondent. NBA superstar Stephen Curry serves as an executive producer as well as the “Holey Moley” resident golf pro.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2019
On Wednesday, October 16 at 7:30 pm the Folger Shakespeare Library's O.B. Hardison Poetry Series presents the Eudora Welty Lecture with best-selling author Jesmyn Ward at the National Press Club. Sponsored by the Eudora Welty Foundation, this annual lecture celebrates creative origins in the spirit of Welty's treasured One Writer's Beginnings. 
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2019
Off-Broadway's ROCK OF AGES has announced the return of ROCKTOBERFEST, a month-long celebration offering ticket holders exclusive events, including an onstage lip sync battle, an epic Halloween Bash in partnership with Hard Rock Café, over $7,500 worth of prizes & giveaways, and all tickets at $69.