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STAIRWAY TO STARDOM to Launch HERE's 25th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

HERE begins its 2017-2018 producing season with Stairway to Stardom, a world premiere Resident Artist production by Amanda Szeglowski / cakeface, commencing the 25th Anniversary of this award-winning, boundary-stretching institution. Stairway to Stardom, developed through the HERE Artist Residency Program (HARP), will have 10 performances from September 12 - 23 at HERE (145 Sixth Avenue, just below Spring Street), launching this milestone season. (more...)

Tanglewood OPERA GALA PROGRAM Begins 8/26
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

On Saturday, August 26, at 8 p.m. soprano Kristine Opolais and bass-baritone Sir Bryn Terfel join BSO Music Director Andris Nelsons, the Boston Symphony Orchestra, and the Tanglewood Festival Chorus for an evening of opera and song,including Act II of Puccini's Tosca. In addition to Ms. Opolais in the title role and Sir Bryn as Scarpia, the Tanglewood Festival performance of Tosca will feature tenor Russell Thomas as Cavaradossi, bass-baritone Sir Bryn Terfel as Scarpia, tenor Matthew DiBattista as Spoletta, and baritone Douglas Williams as Sciarrone (in his BSO debut). Ms. Opolais and Sir Bryn recently performed Tosca in concert together at the Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod on July 4, 2017, under conductor Gareth Jones. (more...)

Texas Nonprofit Theatres, Inc. Announces Acts for the 2017 Fort Worth Fringe Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

Texas Nonprofit Theatres, Inc. (TNT) is excited to announce the acts for the Second Annual Fort Worth Fringe Festival (FW Fringe)! This year's event will be over Labor Day Weekend - Sep. 1 & 2, 2017 and take place in the Fort Worth Community Arts Center. (more...)

Be Not Afeared! HE-MANLET is Here! New Millennium Begins Its 20th Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

New Millennium Theatre Company (NMTC) presents: The Tragedy of He-Manlet, Prince of Eternia (more...)

INDUSTRY: Theater Report- August 7th, 2017, Take a Look at the Broadway Real Estate for the Upcoming Season
by Matt Tamanini - Aug 7, 2017

Even though we are in the slow summer season for theatre news, show and casting announcements have been slowly trickling in so that the 2017-2018 Broadway season is beginning to come into sharper focus. The slate is filled with high-profile offerings like FROZEN and HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, exciting revivals including M. BUTTERFLY, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, and MY FAIR LADY, intriguing new works like THE BAND'S VISIT and JUNK, and curious newcomers, i.e. SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS and ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE. (more...)

Music Mountain Presents Daedalus String Quartet Plus Michael Berkeley & Friends
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2017

America's Longest Running Chamber Music Festival, Music Mountain, continues its 88th season with Daedalus String Quartet with Tanya Bannister, piano, on Sunday, August 27 (3pm) performing Beethoven and Brahms. Michael Berkeley presents the best of Broadway on Saturday, August 26 (6:30pm)! Concerts are scheduled thru September 17. (more...)

Hurricane Harvey Update- How You Can Help Houston-Area Theatres
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2017

Hurricane Harvey has battered Texas, and the damage is immense. Flooding in the Houston area has left many theatres underwater, with enormous recovery projects already underway. (more...)

Update: Houston Grand Opera Releases Statement Detailing Hurricane Damages
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2017

Houston Grand Opera Managing Director Perryn Leech and Artistic and Music Director Patrick Summers have issued the following statement: (more...)

World's Most Expensive Dress Comes to Ripley's Believe It or Not! in San Francisco
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2017


ETHYLS ALCOHOL AND FOOD Celebrates Labor Day on the UES with Specials All Day
by Marina Kennedy - Aug 29, 2017

If you're having a staycation this weekend, check out what is happening at Ethyl's Alcohol and Food on Labor Day Monday. They will be open from noon to 4am featuring food and drink specials all day and live rock bands starting at 5pm. They are dubbing the celebration the 'Summer's End Pop Festival.' (more...)

Don Most & Robert Wuhl to Headline THE SUNSHINE BOYS at Judson Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2017

Don Most and Robert Wuhl headline the cast of Neil Simon's The Sunshine Boys at Judson Theatre Company (Morgan Sills, Executive Producer and Daniel Haley, Artistic Director). (more...)

FOX Sports & NHRA to Deliver 9 Hours of Live Coverage from U.S. Nationals
by TV News Desk - Aug 29, 2017

FOX Sports and the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) are set to deliver a record nine hours of live multi-platform coverage from drag racing's biggest, oldest and richest weekend of the year, as the Chevrolet Performance U.S. Nationals close out the regular season from Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis on Aug. 30 – Sept. 4. (more...)

Brothers Osborne, Lauren Alaina & More to Announce 51st ANNUAL CMA AWARDS Nominations
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2017

Reigning CMA Vocal Duo of the Year Brothers Osborne and rising Country Music stars Lauren Alaina and Dustin Lynch are slated to announce the final nominees for THE 51st ANNUAL CMA AWARDS Country Music's Biggest Night, live from New York's Times Square Monday, Sept. 4 on ABC's "Good Morning America." (more...)

BROAD CITY Binge! Watch Every Episode with All-Day Marathon on Comedy Central This Labor Day
by TV News Desk - Aug 28, 2017

Let's binge bbs! Comedy Central is celebrating the upcoming return of BROAD CITY with an epic, all-day, full series Labor Day marathon! Cook up some cashew stir fry, bump up the Lil Wayne, grab your Bingo Bronson and have NOMO FOMO! (more...)

Calico the Band, Electric Zoo and More to Perform Labor Day Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2017

Check out who's playing during Labor Day weekend! (more...)

Olympic Channel/NBC to Highlight 'Dream Team Week' and IAFF Diamond League
by TV News Desk - Aug 28, 2017

This week's coverage on Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA – a partnership between the International Olympic Committee, the United States Olympic Committee, and NBCUniversal – is highlighted by a “Dream Team Week” marathon celebrating the 25th anniversary of the 1992 Barcelona Olympics, as well as Team USA's 2017 World Champions Christian Taylor and Brittney Reese competing at the final IAAF Diamond League Track & Field event of the season in Brussels, Belgium. (more...)

Foxwoods Announces Jam-Packed Labor Day Weekend of Entertainment
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2017

Foxwoods Resort Casino, the Northeast's premier resort destination, is revamping your backyard barbeque plans this Labor Day weekend. Upgrade your long weekend and spend it with celebrity hosts, a hilarious comedian, country superstars and music legends. (more...)

Scoop: TODAY 8/28 - 9/8 on NBC
by TV Scoop - Aug 25, 2017

Get all the scoop on TODAY 8/28 - 9/8, airing on NBC (more...)

Filmmaker Eli Roth Makes Commercial Directorial Debut for Universal Studios' 'Halloween Horror Nights' 2017 Bi-Coastal TV Commercial
by Movies News Desk - Aug 24, 2017

This year, filmmaker Eli Roth - acclaimed director of blockbuster horror films such as Hostel and Cabin Fever - makes his commercial directorial debut with Universal Studios' new 'Halloween Horror Nights' television spot, entitled 'The Mourning After.' (more...)

History Premieres Limited Documentary Series ROAD TO 9/11, 9/4
by TV News Desk - Aug 24, 2017

HISTORY(R) presents a major historical investigation of the events that led to that day in the limited documentary series, ROAD TO 9/11 The six-hour, three consecutive night event premieres on Labor Day, Monday, September 4 at 9pm ET/PT on HISTORY. (more...)

Alternative EarthCare Discusses Obtaining Organic Tick and Mosquito Treatments in Nassau and Suffolk Counties This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2017


Marv Albert Recalls 1992 'Dream Team' Moments on Olympic Channel Special
by TV News Desk - Aug 24, 2017

Olympic Channel: Home of Team USA will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the 1992 Barcelona Olympics with “Dream Team Week,” presenting all eight original broadcasts on eight consecutive nights in primetime, beginning this Monday, August 28, at 8:30 p.m. ET. (more...)

UPDATE - GAWK Celebrates 135th Labor Day by Selling 135,000 Direct Delivery Ringless Voicemail Drops at a Discount of 73% for the 1st 135 New Customers
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017


Ben Sollee and Kentucky Native Live to Play the CCA This September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Ben Sollee and Kentucky Native will be the Capitol Center for the Arts' Spotlight Cafe (Concord, NH) on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 8PM. (more...)

Sommore, Steve Trevino and More to Bring Laughs to Carolines on Broadway This September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Carolines on Broadway, New York City's premier comedy venue, presents its talented line-up for the month of September, highlighted by headliners Sommore, 'The Queen of Comedy,' from the films The Queen Stands Alone, Friday After Next and Soul Plane, Labor Day Weekend, September 1 - 3; Steve Trevino, from his Netflix special, 'Steve Trevino: Relatable,' September 7 - 10; Rod Man, winner of Season 8 of NBC's Last Comic Standing, September 14 - 17; Gary Owen, from BET's The Gary Owen Show and the Think Like a Man films, September 21 - 24; T.K. Kirkland, presented by The Breakfast Club and hosted by Charlamagne Tha God and featuring DJ Envy, September 29 and 30. (more...)

Photo Flash: Remembering Jerry Lewis
by Walter McBride - Aug 23, 2017

As BroadwayWorld sadly reported earlier this week, comic legend Jerry Lewis died at 91 years old at his home in Las Vegas. (more...)

Park City Institute presents Country Star Josh Turner
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Country star Josh Turner brings his deep baritone voice and high-energy performance style, to close out the summer season at the St. Regis Big Stars, Bright Nights Concert Series, on the Deer Valley Resort stage, Sunday, September 3 at 7pm. (more...)

BWW Review: SING, SING, SWING Along With Servant Stage Company
by Marakay Rogers - Aug 22, 2017

Wally Calderon directs a revue of Forties era jazz, pop and swing classics that keep the joint jumping. (more...)

Kidz Theatre Presents the World Premiere of PERFECT!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

This Labor Day weekend, Kidz Theater will present the world premiere of Perfect!, A New Musical for young audiences from the songwriting team of Willa Bassen and Nick Robertson (Dido the Queen, Hall Pass), directed by Kidz Theater Founder and Artistic Director, Kristen Caesar, music directed by Michael Liepper, with generous support from The Speranza Foundation. (more...)

Celebrate California Wine Month in September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

September marks the 13 th annual California Wine Month, and it's the perfect time to experience the annual harvest season. Wine enthusiasts can enjoy special tastings, festivals, concerts, wine and food offerings and more at wineries and other venues throughout the state. (more...)

Andrea Arvanigian Earns Her Equity Membership Through the Barn Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

Barn Theatre has just announced that returning Apprentice, Andrea Arvanigian, is the Barn's newest Actors' Equity Association member! She is the second Apprentice this season to earn Equity Membership. (more...)

The Costume Institute's 'REI KAWAKUBO/COMME DES GARCONS' Exhibition to Close Labor Day
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art of the In-Between, The Costume Institute's spring 2017 exhibition at The Met Fifth Avenue, closes on Monday, September 4. (more...)

Vocalist Keith A. Dames & Guitarist Marvin Horne Set for Harlem's Farafina Cafe and Lounge
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

Vocalist / bandleader Keith A. Dames and guitarist Marvin Horne wrap up the Labor Day weekend with two sets of live jazz at the Farafina Cafe & Lounge Harlem (1813 Amsterdam Ave,) on September 4, 2017. (more...)

Fire Island Pines Arts Project Presents SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

This Labor Day weekend, Fire Island Pines Arts Project brings to Whyte Hall 'Sondheim on Sondheim', an intimate portrait of the famed song writer in his own words .... and music. (more...)

Ocean Grove Presents the Orchestra of St. Peter by the Sea, Conducted by Father Alphonse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

Ocean Grove Camp Meeting Association (OGCMA) will close its 2017 season of Great Family Entertainment on Saturday, September 2nd with 'Red, White and Broadway,' featuring The Orchestra of St. Peter by the Sea conducted by New Jersey's beloved Father Alphonse Stephens, with special guest vocalist Ken Waaser. (more...)

2017 SAUSALITO ART FESTIVAL Announced for Labor Day Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

More than 260 award-winning artists from around the country and some 30,000 patrons will converge on Sausalito's beautiful waterfront this Labor Day weekend for the annual Sausalito Art Festival.  (more...)

Mixed Magic Exult Choir to Hold 10th Annual Greatness of Gospel Concert
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2017

The dynamic Mixed Magic Theatre Exult Choir, under the direction of Kim Pitts-Wiley and Delbert Collins, presents COLORWAYS, It's 10th Annual Greatness of Gospel Concert. (more...)

Kim Kardashian West to Co-Host LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN, 8/28
by TV News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

Social media phenomenon, reality TV superstar and entrepreneur Kim Kardashian West will join Ryan Seacrest as guest co-host on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN on Monday, August 28, 2017. (more...)

CORNucopia Returns to Philipsburg Manor this Labor Day Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

A sweet way to send off summer, CORNucopia returns to Philipsburg Manor in Sleepy Hollow this Labor Day weekend. Families looking for the perfect way to wrap a summer of fun can check out the crafts, live music, and tasty treats at this celebration of all things corny. The event takes place Saturday through Monday, Sept. 2-4, from 10am-5pm each day. (more...)

Adelphi University Performing Arts Center Announces 10th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2017

Adelphi University Performing Arts Center (PAC) is marking its 10th anniversary season featuring the concert version of the beloved Pulitzer Prize-winning RENT by Adelphi graduate Jonathan Larson; multiple Grammy winner Bruce Hornsby; powerhouse Broadway singer and Hamilton star Mandy Gonzalez; star of stage and screen Lucie Arnaz and much more. Tickets are now on sale at the box office or online at (more...)

The Amazing Kreskin Presents 'Achieve Your Peak' Performance at Lily Dale
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2017

Do you have plans this Labor Day weekend? Now you do! Reserve your tickets now to watch The Amazing Kreskin show you how to Achieve Your Peak Performance. (more...)

Libraries Reach New Heights for Summer Reading During June and July
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2017


Three World Premieres Set for The Catastrophic Theatre's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2017

The Catastrophic Theatre has announced its 2017-2018 season, which is slated to be the theatre's most ambitious season yet. The new season includes three world premieres, an avant-garde classic, and more. (more...)

INDUSTRY: Theater Report- August 16th, 2017, GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER, Roundabout's Two New Shows
by Matt Tamanini - Aug 16, 2017

It has been a wild beginning to the week in terms of Broadway announcements, as not one, not two, but three shows announced main stem intentions for the next year. First, Monday brought a surprise Broadway announcement, as Ken Davenport and his fellow producers announced that the long-gestating original musical GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER will be coming to Broadway's Belasco Theatre beginning in July of 2018. (more...)

Florida Studio Theatre Hosts FAMILY DAY on 9/2
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

Three of Sarasota's lead cultural organizations are joining forces this Labor Day weekend to present the first-ever FAMILY DAY Celebration. Combining arts exploration, education, and workshops, this special event provides youth and adults alike with a free and fun-filled day of arts and educational programs for the whole family. (more...)

Shanghai String Quartet and Qing Jiang Set for Music Mountain's Labor Day Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

Music Mountain, America's Longest Running Chamber Music Festival, continues its 88th season with a holiday weekend of music on September 2 & 3 by the outstanding Shanghai String Quartet! (more...)

The Mixed Magic Theatre Exult Choir Announces COLORWAYS Concert
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2017

The dynamic Mixed Magic Theatre Exult Choir, under the direction of Kim Pitts-Wiley and Delbert Collins, presents COLORWAYS, It's 10th Annual Greatness of Gospel Concert. (more...)

Barn Theatre School Announces Newest Equity Member
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

We are thrilled to announce that returning Apprentice, Jonnie Carpathios, is the Barn's newest Actors' Equity Association member! (more...)

ESPN to Present Reds v Brewers Doubleheader This Labor Day
by TV News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

ESPN will televise a Holiday Baseball presented by Land Rover afternoon doubleheader on Labor Day, Monday, September 4. At 1 p.m. ET, Joey Votto and the Cincinnati Reds will host Travis Shaw and the Milwaukee Brewers in a full national telecast from Great American Ball Park. (more...)

OrthoAtlanta is the Official Sports Medicine Provider of the 2017 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Games on September 2 & 4
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017


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