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by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2012
UnsungMusicalsCo. Inc. presents its new production of the hit 1948 musical revue Make Mine Manhattan. The limited three-week engagement will play March 1 - 17 at the Connelly Theatre (220 East 4th Street), opening March 4. With sketches and lyrics by Arnold B. Horwitt (Plain and Fancy, "The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis") and music by Emmy Award winner Richard Lewine ("Cinderella", "My Name is Barbra"), this new production is directed by UMC artistic director Ben West (Gatsby, How Now, Dow Jones, Platinum).
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2012
Roundabout Theatre Company has announced three productions as part of the 2012-2013 theatrical season. In the fall of 2012, Roundabout will present The Mystery of Edwin Drood, starring Chita Rivera, featuring book, music and lyrics by Rupert Holmes, musical direction by Paul Gemignani and direction by Scott Ellis. Winter 2013 will bring Picnic by William Inge, directed by Sam Gold. The third production announced is The Unavoidable Disappearance of Tom Durnin by Steven Levenson, directed by Scott Ellis.
by TV News Desk - Mar 1, 2012
FOX's AMERICAN IDOL (17.03 million viewers, #1; adults 18-49: 4.9, #1) held onto the top spot on Wednesday night with another two-hour edition which featured the women semi-finalists competing for a spot in the Final 13.
by TV News Desk - Mar 1, 2012
REELZCHANNEL - TV About Movies(R) today announced a March schedule loaded with Steven Seagal themed programming ahead of the premiere for REELZ' new original series TRUE JUSTICE, starring Steven Seagal, on Friday, March 30th at 9pm ET and 9pm PT.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2012
PlayhouseSquare and Baldwin-Wallace College collaborate for a fifth year to present the Midwest regional premiere of LIZZIE BORDEN, a rock musical directed by Victoria Bussert, at PlayhouseSquare's 14th Street Theatre. Performances will be held Friday, March 30, through Sunday, April 1, 2012. Tickets start at just $10, and are available by calling 216-241-6000 or visiting www.playhousesquare.org.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 29, 2012
With leap year occurring every four years, what better way to celebrate this unique day than at the unique attraction, CSI: The Experience at MGM Grand. In honor of this holiday, the popular spot is offering free admission to those with leap year birthdays, as well as half price on general admission tickets for Las Vegas locals (must show Nevada ID). Don't miss these great offers, as they are only valid on February 29, 2012.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 29, 2012
UnsungMusicalsCo. Inc. (www.UnsungMusicals.org) has announced a special return concert engagement of the new musical song cycle Nothing is Forever by Pulitzer Prize and Grammy Award winner Morton Gould (Billion Dollar Baby) and Tony and Grammy Award nominee Carolyn Leigh (Peter Pan, Little Me, Gatsby). Starring Obie Award winner Donna Bullock (Ragtime, A Class Act), Astaire Award nominee Rachel de Benedet (Catch Me If You Can, Adrift in Macao) and Drama League nominee Kristin Maloney (The Talk of the Town), the concert presentations will playMarch 11 & 12 at the Connelly Theatre (220 East 4th Street).
by BWW News Desk - Feb 29, 2012
"Parade," a musical that dramatizes the historic trial of Leo Frank, who was accused of murdering his young employee, begins a three-weekend run on the Playhouse Merced mainstage Friday, March 9, 2012 at 7:30 pm.
by TV News Desk - Feb 29, 2012
A sensational murder in the Hamptons -- playground of the rich and famous -- kicks off REVENGE FOR REAL, a limited series from ABC News airing WEDNESDAYS, MARCH 7 & 14 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 29, 2012
Broadway In Chicago just announced three additional shows: SISTER ACT and DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! THE MUSICAL will be part of the upcoming 2012 Broadway In Chicago Season Series and LES MISÉRABLES will be an Off-Season Special.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2012
Trinity Rep continues its 2011-2012 season with Three by Three in Rep - a theatrical event featuring three world premieres performed in rotating repertory on the Dowling stage running from February to May.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2012
War and violence meet a trio of clowns when Guerra: A Clown Play comes to the Jay Pritzker Pavilion March 22-24, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. Presented by the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, in partnership with the Chicago Office of Tourism and Culture, Guerra: A Clown Play is a collaboration among Chicago artists Seth Bockley andDevon de Mayo, and Mexico City-based Artús Chávez.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2012
Artistic Director Jenny Gersten announced in Williamstown today the roster of Main Stage and Nikos Stage productions for the 2012 Williamstown Theatre Festival (WTF) Season, the Festival's 58th season and second under Ms. Gersten's leadership. The Main Stage Season will kick off with a production of Oscar Wilde's classic The Importance of Being Earnest as you've never seen it before, directed by Tony Award-winner David Hyde Pierce (an alum of the Festival's training programs, making his WTF directorial debut), playing from June 26 - July 14, 2012. A new translation of Ivan Turgenev's A Month in the Country, directed by Tony Award-winner Richard Nelson (James Joyce's The Dead) has also been added to the Main Stage line-up, from August 1 - August 19, 2012. On the Nikos Stage, WTF veteran Jessica Stone (A Funny Thing...Forum) directs Neil Simon's comedy Last of the Red Hot Lovers, playing from July 11 - July 22, 2012, and the World Premiere of Olivier Award-winner Katori Hall's (The Mountaintop) WHADDABLOODCLOT!!!, will run, in association with Signature Theatre, from August 8 - 19, 2012.
by TV News Desk - Feb 28, 2012
Filmmaker Michael Mann and documentary director David Frankham will collaborate to produce a new limited documentary series, WITNESS, for HBO.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2012
FILM FORWARD: Advancing Cultural Dialogue, an initiative of Sundance Institute and the President's Committee on the Arts and the Humanities in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Institute of Museum and Library Services, takes place in Arizona from February 27 through March 1, 2012.
by TV News Desk - Feb 27, 2012
USA Network will premiere two original series on Friday, March 16 with the sophomore season premiere of FAIRLY LEGAL at 9/8c followed by the final season premiere of IN PLAIN SIGHT at 10/9c.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2012
The Cortland Repertory Theatre will present its new murder mystery A WEE BIT OF MURDER for four performances only from March 9th-24th.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2012
The Collegiate Chorale will present Gilbert and Sullivan's The Mikado at Carnegie Hall on April 10 at 6:30pm. The concert will feature soloists: Chuck Cooper, Jason Danieley, Christopher Fitzgerald and Kelli O'Hara. For tickets, visit: http://collegiatechorale.org/
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2012
Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Atlanta is set to bring five of Broadway's performances to Atlanta's majestic Fox Theatre this season. Featuring two Tony Award® winning musicals, the 2012-2013 season lineup includes WAR HORSE, Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, FLASHDANCE, MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET and SISTER ACT.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2012
RED is coming to Cleveland Play House. Winner of the 2010 Tony Award for Best Play, Red is written by John Logan (Academy Award-nominated screenwriter of Hugo, Gladiator, The Aviator and Sweeney Todd). Director Anders Cato returns to CPH after acclaimed productions of Crime of Punishment and I Am My Own Wife to lead a cast of two exceptional actors, Bob Ari and Randy Harrison.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2012
A previously announced event at the Gallo Center for the Arts has taken on added star power with the news that performers from the Fox Television hit "Glee" will be appearing. The television show's casting director Robert Ulrich of Modesto, and his wife, actress Kim Johnston-Ulrich of Ripon, are to be honored in April at a "Hometown Heroes" event, a continuing series at the Gallo Center that salutes area residents who have achieved national success in their fields.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2012
Part game, part theater, and part tour, ACCOMPLICE: NEW YORK offers an immersive theatrical experience,taking its audience on a journey through iconic locations and out of the way spots - to aid and abet a series of shady characters in the commission of a crime.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2012
Broad Brook Opera House production of CHICAGO offers deja vu dames.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2012
Marin Theatre Company Artistic Director Jasson Minadakis and Producing Director Ryan Rilette announced the sixth play of the company's expanded 45th Anniversary Season today - the West Coast premiere of A Steady Rain by Keith Huff.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2012
A Red Orchid Theatre presents the world premiere of Megacosm, written by Ensemble Member Brett Neveu and directed by Ensemble Member Dado.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2012
The Winthrop Playmakers Present The Laramie Project.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2012
Dundalk Community Theatre brings to stage the classic "Who-done-it" Go Back For Murder, from Feb 24 to March 4th. From the pen of the master of suspense, murder and mystery, comes a lesser produced play with the final unraveling of the mystery as only Agatha Christie can do. Director Joey Hellman's ensemble includes: Stephanie Marks, Mark Macaluso, Liz Armour, Elisa Dugan, Randy Dalmas, Tom Wyatt, Suzanne Young, Denis Latkowski, Brian Mellen and John Chrzanowski. Individual tickets are $23 for adults, $20 for senior adults and $15 for students/DCT Actors/Children 12 and under.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2012
The Cameo Theatre continues their monthyly Saturday special, MAMA MIA, THAT'SA MURDER on February 25, March 10 and 24, April 14 and 18, and May 18 and 26.
by TV News Desk - Feb 24, 2012
Warner Bros. Television (WBTV) breaks free and travels to the other side - aka the O.C. - for another exciting weekend at WonderCon 2012, starting with an exclusive advance screening of a never-before-seen episode of The Secret Circle (Thursdays 9/8c The CW) and an explosive episode of Person of Interest (Thursdays 9/8c CBS) on the big screen on Friday, March 16.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2012
Printer's Devil Theater presents Torso by Keri Healey, writer of Cherry Cherry Lemon, The Ikea Cycle; Tiny Domestic Dramas, and Don't You Dare Love Me. Torso runs four weeks only, March 9 - 31, 2012, at Theatre Off Jackson.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2012
DiverseWorks presents John Waters in his one-man show, This Filthy World: Filthier and Dirtier. This one-night-only benefit event in DiverseWorks' 97-seat theater replaces rge traditional spring gala and provides support for the visual and performing arts programming. A cocktail reception with Waters follows the performance. Tickets to the event on March 14, 2012 at 8:30pm are $250.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2012
Strawdog Theatre Company continues their 24th anniversary season with Robert E. Sherwood's The Petrified Forest, directed by Shade Murray, February 23 - March 31, 2012 at the Strawdog Theatre, 3829 North Broadway Street.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2012
Strawdog Theatre Company continues their 24th anniversary season with Robert E. Sherwood's The Petrified Forest, directed by Shade Murray, February 23 - March 31, 2012 at the Strawdog Theatre, 3829 North Broadway Street.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2012
What did he say on the runway?! She did that?! Burning questions from this season of Lifetime's Project Runway All Stars will get answered with the companion series, Project Runway All Stars: After the Runway following each night's the telecast of Project Runway All Stars, beginning Thursday, February 23 at 10pm ET/PT.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2012
Team StarKid has announced its newest Chicago production, HOLY MUSICAL B@MAN!, an original musical comedy parody from the creative team behind A VERY POTTER MUSICAL, which featured music and lyrics by GLEE's Darren Criss, and STARSHIP. Holy Musical B@man! will be presented at the Hoover-Leppen Theatre at Center on Halsted, 3656 North Halsted, Chicago, for four performances only, March 22-25, 2012. A special weekend of preview performances will run March 16-18, 2012. The limited run of live performances will be offered free of charge for all audiences, with a YouTube release slated for April 2012.
by Movies News Desk - Feb 23, 2012
According to the Hollywood Reporter, actress Salma Hayek and Doha Film Institute are planning an animated adaptation of Khalil Gibran's THE PROPHET.
by TV News Desk - Feb 23, 2012
On tonight's episode of the CBS drama series PERSON OF INTEREST entitled 'Risk', the Machine leads Reese and Finch to Wall Street when a sharp young trader at a major investment bank becomes embroiled in a multi-million dollar financial scam. The episode airs tonight from 9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT on the CBS Television Network.
by Movies News Desk - Feb 23, 2012
Actress and model Gia Skova will co-star in the crime thriller HUMAN FACTOR set to begin filming on-location in New York mid-2012.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2012
With leap year occurring every four years, what better way to celebrate this unique day than at the unique attraction, CSI: The Experience at MGM Grand. In honor of this holiday, the popular spot is offering free admission to those with leap year birthdays, as well as half price on general admission tickets for Las Vegas locals (must show Nevada ID). Don't miss these great offers, as they are only valid on February 29, 2012.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2012
Producers Julian Schlossberg and Letty Aronson just announced that the world premiere production of BULLETS OVER BROADWAY, a new musical adaptation of Woody Allen's iconic 1994 crime-comedy film will arrive home on Broadway in 2013 featuring a book by Woody Allen.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2012
The Public Theater (Artistic Director Oskar Eustis; Executive Director Patrick Willingham) announced complete casting today for the return of GATZ, the critically lauded theatrical adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby. Created and performed by Elevator Repair Service, this award-winning theatrical event, directed by John Collins and featuring Scott Shepherd as Nick, will begin previews on Wednesday, March 14 and run through Sunday, May 6 for 28 performances only in the Newman Theater. Single tickets, beginning at $160, are on sale now.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2012
According to DarkHorizons.com, actors Dominic Cooper and Karoline Herfurth will be co-starring in Brian DePalma's upcoming remake of Alain Corneau's 'Crime d'amour'. The reboot version of the French psychological drama will be titled PASSION.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2012
From New Zealand, where sex work has been decriminalized, comes 'the autobiographical true story of a Part Time Prostitute. Book an hour with Lucy Johnson, a working hooker who will take you between the sheets for an intimate and humorous peek at the ins and outs of a profession that is sometimes glamorized, often vilified, but always deeply intriguing. Contains filthy language, adult themes, and statistics. Raw, raw statistics.'
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2012
Fool for Love opens March 2 and runs through March 25 at the Centre Theater, Norristown's professional theater at 208 DeKalb St. in downtown Norristown. Show-times are 8 p.m. with Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Tickets are 20 and can be purchased online at www.ticketleap.com. Call 610-279-1013 for information or visit the web at www.ironagetheatre.org.