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ABC's SATURDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL to Present No. 4 Penn State at Iowa This Saturday
by TV News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

ABC's Saturday Night Football Presented by Wells Fargo, the season's highest-rated college football television franchise to date, will feature a top 5 team for the fourth time in as many weeks when No. 4 Penn State plays at Iowa (more...)

Award-Winning Playwright Sean Chandler Announces New Podcast 'Your Program Is Your Ticket'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

Award-winning playwright Sean Chandler takes you behind the scenes in his new theatre podcast Your Program Is Your Ticket (YPIYT). (more...)

ACO presents Premiere of Mozart's Mass in C Minor
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

The American Classical Orchestra, the nation's premier orchestra dedicated to period instrument performance (Vulture), presents its first performance of Mozart's choral masterpiece, Mass in C Minor (Robert Levin edition), on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 8:00 p.m. at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, joined by sopranos H l ne Brunet and Clara Rottsolk, tenor Brian Giebler, bass Stephen Eddy, and the ACO Chorus, led by Music Director and ACO founder Thomas Crawford. The program also includes Cherubini's rarely performed D mophoon Overture, and Beethoven's Symphony No. 8. (more...)

Indie Pop Band Dollshot Announces Sophomore Album 'Lalande'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

Indie-pop band Dollshot is Rosie and Noah K, husband and wife, a beguiling voice and a killer sax. Rosalie, from small-town Virginia, and Noah, from Topanga Canyon, meet at New England Conservatory (more...)

BWW Review: Next Stop's DISGRACED a Stunning, Necessary Examination of All-American Prejudice
by Andrew White - Sep 18, 2017

Stop for a moment to think how things have changed; how the election of Donald Trump and the imposition of a travel ban on Muslims and openly anti-immigrant, pro-white nationalist sentiment have torn away at the nation. It is no wonder that Akhtar's searing drama deserves its place on the stage right here, and right now. (more...)

Star Soprano Pretty Yende to Release New Album 'Dreams' on Sony Classical
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

From rural South Africa to operatic stardom, soprano Pretty Yende continues her meteoric rise through the world of opera with the release of her second album, Dreams, on Sony Classical, available October 27, 2017. (more...)

Series Two of FIGURES OF SPEECH Launches Today at Almeida Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

The Almeida Theatre today launches the second series of Figures of Speech, its major digital film project interrogating the vitality of speech, the power of performance, and what visionary leadership sounds like. (more...)

U.S. Department of Agriculture Awards Leidos Prime Contract for Shared Services
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

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Jessica Lang Dance Announces 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

Jessica Lang Dance (JLD) announces 2017-18 Season including performances in NYC, national and international touring, and new community programming. (more...)

Riverside Research Awarded $19.8M DIA NMO DCGS Contract
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

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Virginia Grise's YOUR HEALING IS KILLING ME Set for JACK
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

JACK presents 'Your Healing is Killing Me: A Performance Manifesto' by Virginia Grise, running October 5 - 7, 2017. (more...)

100 Years of MoonPie' - The 'Thank You America' Tour
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

n 1917, the MoonPie marshmallow sandwich was introduced to America. Now, 100 years later, Chattanooga Bakery, Inc., maker of the MoonPie, is celebrating the brand's 100 th anniversary with a "Thank You America" Tour to return the favor, thanking customers and consumers for their loyalty and sampling factory-fresh "Original Recipe" MoonPies. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: Ambition And Aspiration Collide With Desire And Devotion In The Powerfully Moving DIVING FOR PEARLS
by Jade Kops - Sep 17, 2017

Emotional, engaging and at times enraging as the audience empathises with the inhabitants of a community making way for progress, DIVING FOR PEARLS is a wonderfully rendered work that considers compassion, conscience and conduct in the face of corporate and individual greed and determination. (more...)

Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Sep. 17
by Audition Roundup - Sep 17, 2017

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, September 17, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)

Fulton Theatre Opens LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2017

The nationally regarded Fulton Theatre is proud to present the psychedelic musical comedy Little Shop of Horrors, September 19 through October 15. Expect the unexpected as Little Shop of Horrors is presented to our audience in a brand new and exciting way. Remember whatever you do, DO NOT FEED THE PLANT! (more...)

Jackie Hoffman, Tituss Burgess & More Broadway Faves Up for Primetime EMMYs - Performance Highlights!
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 16, 2017

Below, find out which Broadway stars are up for a Primetime Emmy Award this Sunday night and check out highlights of their outstanding work! (more...)

Kali Uchis' Video For 'Nuestro Planeta' Featuring Reykon Debuts Today
by Danielle Kfare - Sep 15, 2017

Breakout artist Kali Uchis's video for Nuestro Planeta debuts today. Directed by renowned photographer Daniel Sannwald, the video was shot in Medellin, Colombia, where the track was originally recorded with Reykon (more...)

Tommy Emmanuel Announces 2018 Tour Dates with Rodney Crowell
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Esteemed Grammy-nominated guitarist TOMMY EMMANUEL has announced a round of 2018 tour dates with special guest, Americana singer-songwriter and fellow Grammy Award-winner, RODNEY CROWELL. The 12-date tour--which follows EMMANUEL's extensive 2017 North American tour (more...)

From Dublin to Dubai, Florida Studio Theatre Sets 2017-18 Winter Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

From Dublin to Dubai, Florida Studio Theatre takes audiences on a journey all over the world with its upcoming 2017-18 Winter Mainstage and Cabaret Seasons. (more...)

Actress/Comic Nicky Sunshine Brings Solo Show to Broadway Comedy Club
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Actress / comedian Nicky Sunshine brings her solo comedic performance 'Confessions of A Massage Parlor Madam' to the Broadway Comedy Club (318 W. 53rd Street) for shows on Saturday, September 16th and Sunday, September 17th @ 4:00pm. Produced by Top Knotch Entertainment, admission to the show - is $10.00 in advance, $20.00 at the door with a one-drink minimum per person. For reservations, go to: https://nickysunshinecomedy.wordpress.com/ (more...)

Free Admission Announces Scottsdale Museum of Art 9/23
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art will be free to all guests on Saturday, Sept. 23, as part of Smithsonian magazine's 13th annual Museum Day Live! (more...)

Tijuana Flats to Donate 10 Percent of All Proceeds from September 15 - September 17 to Hurricane Irma Relief Efforts
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

In light of the recent devastation caused by Hurricane Irma in Florida, Tijuana Flats will donate 10 percent of all proceeds from each of its locations on Friday, September 15 through Sunday, September 17 to Irma disaster relief efforts. (more...)

CONTRASHOCK: Brings Two Days of High Energy Dancing and Live Music to NYC
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

On Friday, September 22nd and Saturday, September 23rd, Country Dance*New York (CD*NY) and Brooklyn Contra will present Contrashock!, two days of contra dancing and live, high energy music with three of the most in-demand contra dance bands, Great Bear, The Ripples and Pete's Posse, and two nationally renowned callers, Will Mentor and Maggie Jo Saylor. (more...)

The Apollo Civic Theatre Opens 2017-18 Season with CHICAGO
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

The Apollo Civic Theatre proudly presents the Tony, Grammy, and Oscar award winning musical Chicago. Written by John Kender and Fred Webb, Chicago is known for its stylistic choreography and sensational music. (more...)

Q-Tip to Open Newly Renovated Terrace Theater at The Kennedy Center
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will officially re-open the Terrace Theater on Friday, October 6, kicking off a month-long suite of performances that highlight the theater's unique position as the Center's most intimate and versatile space. The re-opening follows a 16-month renovation intended to update the theater and facilities, and enhance the overall guest experience. (more...)

Starz Greenlights Original Series VIDA from Showrunner Tanya Saracho
by TV News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

Starz President and CEO Chris Albrecht announced today that the development project VIDA (formerly titled Pour Vida ) has been greenlit to series. (more...)

Satire Set in Contemporary China to Open Seattle Public's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

Seattle Public Theater's 2017-18 Season opens with Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig's The World of Extreme Happiness. (more...)

Connie Britton, Mike Faist, Tommy Bracco and More on Tap for VTA2017
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

Joining Virginia's theatre community are luminaries Connie Britton (Nashville, American Horror Story), Mike Faist (Connor, Dear Evan Hansen), Tommy Bracco (Spot Conlon, Newsies), Tom Reynolds (Production Stage Manager, Disney's The Lion King), and Tony nominated costume designer Toni-Leslie James (Jitney, Come From Away). (more...)

Women Forward in Technology Scholarship Program Awards $3,000 Scholarships to 16 Exceptional Women in STEM
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

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Jessica Lang Dance Announces 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

Jessica Lang Dance (JLD) announces 2017-18 Season including performances in NYC, national and international touring, and new community programming. (more...)

Richmond-IX Deploys Primary Internet Exchange Hub in QTS Richmond Mega Data Center
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

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One Year of Free Pizza* Up for Grabs During 'One Day for United Way' at Pies & Pints
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

On Monday, September 18 th, Pies & Pints will host "One Day for United Way" at each of their 13 U.S. locations from 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Proceeds from this event will benefit United Way of Southern West Virginia serving Fayette County, where the original Pies & Pints is located. (more...)

Dule Hill, Daniel J. Watts to Star in LIGHTS OUT: NAT 'KING' COLE World Premiere at People's Light
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

Fear the Walking Dead star and Philadelphia native Colman Domingo partners with nationally-acclaimed theatre-maker Patricia McGregor to co-author Lights Out: Nat 'King' Cole, a surprising and unsettling exploration of race and the American Dream. McGregor will also direct. (more...)

CapTech Receives Consulting Magazine Excellence in Social & Community Investment Award
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Returns to Virginia Arts Festival March 2018
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater will showcase their spectacular artistry, talent, diversity, and range for 3 performances March 2 4 at Chrysler Hall in Norfolk, Virginia presented by the Virginia Arts Festival. (more...)

Nicole Kidman to Receive Actress Tribute at IFP GOTHAM AWARDS
by Movies News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP), the nation's premier member organization of independent filmmakers and storytellers, announced today that Academy Award and Golden Globe winning actress Nicole Kidman will receive the Actress Tribute and Academy Award (more...)

Emmy Nominee Polly Draper and More to Star in 20TH CENTURY BLUES Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Producer Lida Orzeck and Executive Producer Eva Price have announced the cast of the New York premiere of the new play, 20TH CENTURY BLUES, from Susan Smith Blackburn Prize-winner and two-time OBIE Award-winning playwright Susan Miller (MY LEFT BREAST). (more...)

Cincinnati Opera to Release Premiere Recording of Gregory Spears' FELLOW TRAVELERS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Cincinnati Opera releases the live audio recording of the world premiere production of Gregory Spears and Greg Pierce's ravishing new opera, Fellow Travelers, directed by Kevin Newbury and featuring the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra conducted by Mark Gibson (out September 15 (digital) and September 29 (physical) on Fanfare Cincinnati). (more...)

General Dynamics to Show Innovative Solutions for U.S. Marine Corps at Modern Day Marine 2017
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

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Creative Team Announced for THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY at The Old Globe
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

The Old Globe today announced the creative team for the next show of the Globe's 2017-2018 Season, acclaimed actor and playwright James Lecesne's tour-de-force one-man show, The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey. (more...)

Facial Recognition Market by Component: Software Tools and Services, Technology, Use Case And Application Area - Global Forecast to 2021
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

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New Amsterdam Singers to Celebrate 50 Years Under Music Director Clara Longstreth
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

The New Amsterdam Singers will celebrate 50 years of leadership under its Music Director Clara Longstreth in the 2017 18 season, with three sets of concerts and three world-premiere commissioned works. (more...)

Suzi Bass Awards Announces New Board Chair
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

The Suzi Bass Awards is thrilled to announce that David M. (Dave) Paule, Executive Director of GreenLaw, was elected the organization's Chair of the Board of Directors at a regular Board Meeting this summer. Paule succeeds Beth Davis, of Burr + Forman, who served as Chair for several years. (more...)

Gordon Getty's SCARE PAIR Double Bill to Play Danny Kaye Playhouse; Peter Rosen Documentary to Air on WNET
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

The New York premieres and world premiere production of Gordon Getty's Scare Pair, a double-bill by the San Francisco-based composer, pairs his two one act-operas -- Usher House and The Canterville Ghost - together for the first time on October 19 and 21 (7:30pm) at The Sylvia and Danny Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College (located at East 68th Street, between Lexington and Park Avenues). (more...)

Site Specific Medical Courtroom Drama CHASING JACK Plays at Fordham University
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Chasing Jack is the new riveting drama from author John S. Anastasi, previously represented Off-Broadway with Would You Still Love Me If starring Kathleen Turner. Audience members can sit in the General Courtroom Gallery for $20 or be closer in the Jury Box for $25 and be part of the action! (more...)

BWW Interview: Nicole Buggé and LIBERTY HALL DANCE FESTIVAL on 9/16
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 13, 2017

The newly created Liberty Hall Dance Festival will be presented on Saturday, September 16th in Union, NJ. The festival was created by Nicole Bugg of Bugg Ballet in partnership with the Liberty Hall Museum at Kean University. (more...)

Public RSVPs Now Open for Martha Lavey Memorial at Steppenwolf Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Steppenwolf Theatre Company is now accepting reservations to the public memorial event celebrating the remarkable life and legacy of influential and beloved Chicago cultural leader Martha Lavey. Featuring live musical performances and tributes, the event takes place Monday, October 9, 2017 at 7pm at Steppenwolf, 1650 N. Halsted St. (more...)

Starz Greenlights Original Series VIDA From Showrunner Tanya Saracho
by TV News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Starz President and CEO Chris Albrecht announced today that the development project Vida (formerly titled Pour Vida ) has been greenlit to series. (more...)

Woodcraft Adds Half-Pints to Black Dog Salvage Furniture Paint Line
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

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Over 50 Colleges and Universities to Attend Dancewave's DANCING THROUGH COLLEGE & BEYOND
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Dancewave, a Brooklyn-based dance education nonprofit organization championing accessibility to all, returns to the 92nd Street Y October 7th and 8th with its annual Dancing Through College & Beyond (DTCB) event. The two-day event will connect high school dance students with college and university dance programs throughout the country, serving as a nexus for U.S. colleges and talented young dancers to meet one-on-one. (more...)

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