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by Fiona Scott - Sep 28, 2018
Wicked is celebrating 12 gravity defying years in London's West End. The show is a prequel to The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. It centres on the narrative of Glinda (Sophie Evans) and Elphaba (Alice Fearn) and how they come to be known respectively as Glinda the Good Witch and the Wicked Witch of the West in Franklin F. Baum's beloved 1900 novel.
by Marianka Swain - Sep 28, 2018
Jamie Lloyd is marking the 10th anniversary of Harold Pinter's death in remarkable style with his Pinter at the Pinter season, staging all the great man's 20 short plays, plus some sketches and poetry – grouped into seven productions – at the theatre which now bears his name.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2018
Grammy-winning producer Damon Elliott is returning as solo-recording artist NomaD with new release Grown Tingz on NomaD Crew/Mensch House Records out September 28 at all digital outlets. Grown Tingz was inspired by life challenges and breaking through it all, and features a stellar line-up of reggae, soul and mainstream artists including Fiji, Eli Mac, Hirie, Josh Tatofi & Maoli, Chardonnay, Morgan Heritage, Dionne Warwick, Gladys Knight, Billy Ray Cyrus, and Mya among others. Purchase link HERE.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2018
BroadwayWorld has a first look at SAMON ET DALILA at The Met Opera! Check out photos of the Darko Tresnjak directed production below!
by TV News Desk - Sep 21, 2018
HBO renews “The Deuce” for a third and final season, according to Variety.
by TV News Desk - Sep 17, 2018
This fall, THIRTEEN's Emmy and Peabody Award-winning series Nature returns to PBS for its 37 th season, presenting new episodes Wednesdays at 8 p.m. on PBS beginning October 24 (check local listings) with Super Cats, A Nature Miniseries, which introduces wild cat behavior captured on film for the first time.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2018
Composer Patrick Grant re-releases his first album 'FIELDS AMAZE and other sTRANGE music' on his label Peppergreen Media. It's remixed, remastered, and reimagined - with bonus material.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2018
Artistic Director Jacqulyn Buglisi and Buglisi Dance Theatre are honored to return to Lincoln Center for a 8th annual presentation of the transcendent  '9/11 Table of Silence Project,' a public performance tribute to 9/11 and prayer for peace and healing, conceived and choreographed by Jacqulyn Buglisi. 
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2018
IAMA Theatre Company opens its 2018-19 season with a darkly comic celebration of the power of teamwork and unity to overcome adversity. James Eckhousedirects the Los Angeles premiere ofAmerican Hero, opening Sept. 21 in aPasadena Playhouse guest production at the Carrie Hamilton Theatre. Performances will continue through Oct. 21, with low-priced previews beginning Sept. 15.
by Fiona Scott - Oct 3, 2018
12 years after landing in London's West End, Wicked continues to delight audiences with the tale of what happened before Dorothy landed in Oz. The cast and creatives share with BroadwayWorld how they first fell in love with the show and why they think it's still playing eight gravity-defying shows a week after all this time.
by Emily Noxon - Oct 14, 2018
Set in 1980's Louisana, Steel Magnolias presents a real-life look into relationships through joy and heart ache.
by Qianqian Xing - Oct 11, 2018
That is the freedom that I spoke about earlier. Never let the body restrict you. Human bodies have the potential to do anything, if we develop them correctly. Even the most inhuman pointe technique can be something extraordinarily modern. The time they spent on pointe, and the motions they created while en pointe were much longer and more challenging than those typically performed in classical ballet.
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 11, 2018
The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey will present 'Charley's Aunt' the hilarious 19th century comedy of manners by Brandon Thomas. Directed by Joe Discher, performances begin on 1024. interviewed Aaron McDaniel who will play Jack Chesney in the show.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2018
The Barbican today announces its full January to June 2019 Theatre and Dance programme. Tickets for the season go on sale to Barbican Members Plus on Wednesday 17 October, to Barbican Members on Friday 19 October and on general sale on Friday 26 October 2018.
by Julie Musbach - Nov 4, 2018
The Prom is bringing the party to Broadway this fall! We asked the cast what advice they would give to high school artists. See what they had to say below!
by Stage Tube - Nov 30, 2018
Ghostlight Records has announced the release of "Loser Geek Whatever" - the brand-new single from the Broadway-bound musical sensation BE MORE CHILL - performed by its acclaimed star, Will Roland. "Loser Geek Whatever" was written for the recent Off Broadway production and proved to be a popular fan favorite and the show's breakout showstopper.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2018
The National Theatre of Scotland and HOME, Manchester presents the world premiere production of Red Dust Road, Jackie Kay's touching and affecting memoir of her life growing up as a mixed race adopted Scot.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2018
The Hip Hop Nutcracker returns to Playhouse Square on December 9.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2018
Today, Wesley Schultz of The Lumineers and Phoebe Bridgers released new songs as part of the new Amazon Original 'Produced By' series featuring producer Simone Felice, only on Amazon Music. 'Produced By' is a series of Amazon Original music developed to spotlight today's community of producers working behind the scenes to develop the best in music. 'Produced By' pairs producers with a collection of some of today's top artists across various genres to create exclusive, new recordings for Amazon Music listeners.
by Rosanna Liuski - Nov 19, 2018
The Swedish theatre of Helsinki brings the story of Hansel and Gretel alive in a joyful way and is genius in its creativity and well timed choreography!
by Rosanna Liuski - Nov 17, 2018
Interview with Iida Antola, who plays the role of Christine at the Phantom of the Opera in the Finnish National Opera
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2018
The Catskill Mountain Foundation is set to welcome the return of the favorite holiday ballet, The Nutcracker, for one weekend only December 7 - 9, 2018 at The Orpheum Film and Performing Arts Center, 6050 Main Street, Tannersville, NY.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2018
A holiday mash-up for the entire family, The Hip Hop Nutcracker is a contemporary re-imagining of Tchaikovsky's timeless music performed by a supercharged cast of a dozen all-star dancers, an on-stage DJ, and an electric violinist. Through the spell cast by the mysterious Drosselmeyer, Maria-Clara and her Nutcracker prince travel back in time to the moment when her parents first meet in a 1980s' Brooklyn nightclub. MC Kurtis Blow, one of hip hop's founding fathers, will open the show with a short set before rapping the introduction.
by TV News Desk - Nov 1, 2018
The Sheen Center for Thought & Culture (18 Bleecker Street, at the corner of Elizabeth Street, NYC) celebrates Christmas with a line-up of seasonal events for the whole family enjoy. Programming features an acclaimed musical celebrating an historical moment of peace at wartime, inspired by music; Grammy Award winner George Winston; five of New York's most distinguished contemporary pianists celebrating a contemporary classical masterpiece; internationally acclaimed Irish acoustic musicians, Lúnasa, in a an Irish Christmas celebration featuring live Gaelic music and story telling; and The Sheen Center's annual Christmas celebration featuring choirs, carols, and a special appearance by Broadway's Tony nominated Harry Potter, Jamie Parker.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2019
Today, the Philadelphia-based hip-hop/R&B duo &More comprised of singer Donn T and rapper Chill Moody released their new single 'Future Come Around' from their forthcoming debut album Ethel Bobcat out April 5 via D-tone Victorious/nicethingsMUSIC. FLOOD Magazine said &More '...embody the very essence of Philadelphia: low, rumbling rhythms, high-minded and thoughtful lyricism, all sprinkled with an ethereal, otherworldly quality linking them with the city's rich and storied musical history.'
by Zofeen Maqsood - Mar 26, 2019
Madonna has always given 100% in her shows so I couldn't possibly give any less -- Tasha Leaper
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2019
Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, Carnegie Hall presents two performances of We Chose to Go to the Moon—a music and multimedia presentation that reignites the unforgettable moments of the historic mission—on Tuesday evening, July 16 and Saturday evening, July 20 in Zankel Hall, created and narrated by historian John Monsky.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2019
Granbury Theatre Company will continue its 2019 Broadway on the Brazos season with the musical Forever Plaid on March 29-April 14, 2019, at the historic Granbury Opera House in Downtown Granbury.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2019
The world famous Troubadour in Los Angeles will host the Donny Hathaway Live Tribute this Friday March 15th at 9 p.m. An incredible group of musicians and singers will come together to perform the music featured on the classic album 'Donny Hathaway Live' which was released in 1972. Long considered one of the best live albums ever recorded, the songs are taken from a performance originally given by Donny Hathaway at the Troubadour back in 1971.
by Alan Henry - Mar 12, 2019
Yesterday, BroadwayWorld exclusively broke the news that the two-time Tony Award, Grammy Award, and Emmy Award-winning star Hugh Jackman will make his highly anticipated return to Broadway in one of the most iconic roles in the musical theater canon, Professor Harold Hill, in Meredith Willson's beloved classic, THE MUSIC MAN.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2019
Maybe this is the year, this is the moment, this is the dance where your lives will start!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2019
Chicago-native and DJ/producer--J. WORRA--makes her debut on highly-acclaimed dance label Thrive Music with “On The Run”, featuring KALEENA ZANDERS and co-written with Venessa Michaels. “On The Run” is a vibrant house tune that marries the 90s nostalgia of Kaleena Zander's soulful voice with J. Worra's en vogue tech-filled production.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2019
Fresh off a sold out Fall tour in support of Gus Dapperton, today, NYC-based, LA-born producer Beshken shares the video for 'Cursed,' the latest single from the artist and the first taste of his forthcoming debut album Aisle of Palm. Inspired by Maya Deren's 'Meshes of the Afternoon', the music video for 'Cursed' explores the concept of living like we're dead due to an obsession with personal progress. Can one live in the moment when dreaming about the future? ClickHERE to listen to the song now.
by Cary Ginell - Jan 31, 2019
A brilliant cast and production highlights McCoy Rigby Entertainment's '1776,' with bravura performances from Andy Umberger (John Adams), Peter Van Norden (Benjamin Franklin) and John Barbour (Edward Rutledge).
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2019
Maybe this is the year, this is the moment, this is the dance where your lives will start!
by Rosanna Liuski - Jan 26, 2019
Projections. Massive set designs. Intensive acting. Symbolism. Paavo Westerberg's Three Sisters at the Finnish National theatre is extremely ambitious, a little crazy and might be too much for people with sensory processing sensitivity (SPS).
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2019
Tickets are now on sale for the Manchester run in September 2019 of the National Theatre of Scotland and HOME co-production of the world premiere production of Red Dust Road, Jackie Kay's touching and affecting memoir of her life growing up as a mixed race adopted Scot.
by Vicki Trask - Jan 16, 2019
Alberta Theatre Projects is honoured to co-present Cafe Daughter with One Yellow Rabbit as part of the 33rd Annual High Performance Rodeo. Running January 15 to 27, Kenneth T. Williams' warm, uplifting play follows the story of a Chinese- and Cree-Canadian girl growing up in 1950's small-town Saskatchewan.
by TV News Desk - Jan 10, 2019
Starz, a Lionsgate company (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B), today announced the recent acquisition of four new documentaries including Daughters of the Sexual Revolution: The Untold Story of the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, the behind-the-scenes story of how the original Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders became a controversial pop culture phenomenon at the height of the Sexual Revolution. The documentary premieres on Monday, January 14 at 9 PM ET/PT and will be available for download or streaming via the STARZ app.
by Bryan-Keyth Wilson - Feb 27, 2019
Bootycandy, Bootycandy Bootycandy! There! I've said it three times and a zombie hasn't appeared but the brilliantly written play by Robert O'Hara has made its appearance in H-town! BOOTYCANDY had its world premiere at the Woolly Mammoth Theatre June of 2011 in Washington D.C. and then it made its way to New York City at Playwrights Horizons in August 2014. Let's just say that the institution of the black theatre was changed and every audience that has witnessed this piece of work has been ever changed! Including me!
by Maria Nockin - Feb 23, 2019
On February 22, 2019, Los Angeles Opera presented David Lang's one-man opera, THE LOSER. Lang, who won the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for his LITTLE MATCH GIRL PASSION, not only wrote the music, he also fashioned the English libretto after the 1983 German novel by Thomas Bernhard.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2019
Fresh off a sold out Fall tour in support of Gus Dapperton, today, NYC-based, LA-born producer Beshken shares 'Cursed,' the latest single from the artist and the first taste of his forthcoming debut album Aisle of Palm. The song explores the curse of living like you're dead due to an obsession with success. How can one live in the moment when dreaming about the future? Click HERE to listen to the song now.
by Rosanna Liuski - Feb 10, 2019
Lauri Maijala is currently directing Chekhov's classic at the Helsinki City Theatre, The Cherry Orchard (Kirsikkatarha), which is premiering 26 of February. Lauri is undoubtedly a very keen and intelligent in terms of theatre and life itself. The world needs more individual thinkers who are ready to tell the truth they see-- whether in theatre or outside of it.
by Carissa Chesanek - Dec 5, 2018
Diana Vishneva is an international prima ballerina getting ready for her latest performance as Princess Aurora in Sleeping Beauty Dreams. chatted with the ballerina about the show, her inspirations, and the ballet world today.
by Rona Kelly - Dec 4, 2018
The Tell-Tale Heart marks Tamara Lawrance's third appearance at the National Theatre. Reuniting with writer Anthony Neilson, Tamara gives us an insight into his rehearsal rooms, how they've adapted originally a six page story, and what audiences can expect from the play.
by Review Roundups - Dec 13, 2018
Jeff Daniels stars in Aaron Sorkin's adaptation of the classic novel, To Kill A Mockingbird, opening on Broadway tonight!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2018
Lantern Theater Company is thrilled to announce the world premiere of an original adaptation of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, commissioned and developed through the Lantern's New Play Program and co-created by Philadelphia-based artists Anthony Lawton, Christopher Colucci, and Thom Weaver. In this wonderfully clear and direct telling of Dickens' beloved novella, Lawton will bring the story boldly to life as only live theater can. Just in time for the holiday season, audiences of all ages are invited to come rediscover this story of a miser's miraculous redemption from a life of bitterness, greed, and isolation. Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol runs Thursday, December 13, 2018, through Sunday, January 6, 2019, in the Black Box Theater at Drexel University's URBN Center Annex; a full schedule of performances is included in the fact sheet below. 
by Rona Kelly - Apr 6, 2019
Hello folks, we're into the Follies! To kick off the new Follies Song Insights, we're looking at the song that kicks off the Follies-style numbers which close the show: 'Buddy's Blues', with Buddy himself Peter Forbes and music director Nigel Lilley.