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by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2019
Theatre Royal Stratford East and Paines Plough are thrilled to announce the programme for ROUNDABOUT Festival, which is taking place in the Theatre Square in front of Theatre Royal Stratford East from Thursday 10 a?" Saturday 26 October 2019, as part of Paines Plough's ROUNDABOUT Autumn UK Tour. Further programming will be announced soon.
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 30, 2019
The earth is still moving at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre, but only until October 27, 2019. As BroadwayWorld previously reported, the musical, based on life of recording superstar Carole King, will conclude its record-breaking Broadway run in just over a month.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2020
After months of theatres being closed and as the date Britain will leave the EU draws nearer, London's landmark festival of European theatre will return for an eighth year this November to celebrate the work of European companies based in London and across the continent.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2020
Jacksons Lane arts centre has released a contemporary circus short film, Closer, produced by an international collaboration during lockdown between circus companies from Germany, Finland and England.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2019
Following the release of her spectacular debut album 'The Sun Will Come Up, The Seasons Will Change,' which has since amassed more than HALF-A-BILLION combined global streams and continues to garner more than 25 million streams per month, Scottish artist Nina Nesbitt has released a brand new track today, titled 'Black & Blue.' The track comes with the news of a very special 29-song deluxe edition of her early 2019 release. 'The Sun Will Come Up, The Seasons Will Change & The Flowers Will Fall' is set for global release on November 15 via Cooking Vinyl [PRE-SAVE HERE]. ''Black & Blue' is a song I wrote whilst working on the album and I always knew I wanted to release it,' says Nina. 'It's about being your own worst enemy and the voice inside your head that constantly makes you doubt yourself.'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2019
London's landmark festival of European theatre will return for a seventh year this November to showcase boundary pushing work from across the continent. Featuring a jam-packed programme of twenty-three shows from twenty-six countries, including Lithuania, Norway, Estonia, Croatia and Bulgaria, the festival is this year supported by the Hungarian Cultural Centre London and will be headlined by the country's hit show, European Freaks. This year also marks the festival's first ever partnership with Rich Mix, which will open the doors to its east London venue as it stages work alongside The Cockpit and supports the development of three brand new works-in-progress with residencies. It follows a successful collaboration with the West End's The Actors Centre earlier this year on the joint festival, A Piece of the Continent.
by TV News Desk - Oct 9, 2020
Today sees rising star Joesef release his sophomore EP Does It Make You Feel Good, out now via AWAL, alongside the stunning video for the title track.
by Rachel Weinberg - Oct 7, 2019
A MAN OF GOOD HOPE reflects the resiliency and creativity of the human spirit at every turn, while giving audiences a taste of Isango Ensemble's original methods of theatrical storytelling.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2019
As original cast members of Broadway's Jersey Boys, they took the world by storm. From the development of Jersey Boys, through their historic three season run on Broadway, THE MIDTOWN MEN are together again, on their Tenth Anniversary Tour, doing what they do best: 'Sixties Hits With A Modern Twist.' The quartet returns to the State Theatre stage on Thursday, November 21st.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2019
Opening on November 15, Hart House Theatre continues to mark its 100th Anniversary Season and presents one of Shakespeare's most memorable political dramas...with a big twist.
by TV News Desk - Oct 2, 2020
VICE Media Group CEO Nancy Dubuc today announced that the company has appointed veteran marketing, brand and communications leader Nadja Bellan-White to its executive leadership team in the role of Global Chief Marketing Officer. 
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 17, 2019
Tess Anne Sawyer has been in the Restaurant and Beverage industry for over 17 years. Working through every FOH role, she found her stride and it's clear her skills are best suited behind the bar. had the pleasure of interviewing Tess Anne Sawyer for our 'Master Mixologist' feature.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2019
Following the success of their Coventry debut in 2018, Scotland's Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers are back at the Belgrade Theatre this November, celebrating their landmark 25th year with their brand new show Tribe. 
by TV News Desk - Nov 8, 2019
Mighty Oaks, the international folk-indie band, consisting of Ian Hooper (US), Claudio Donzelli (Italy) and Craig Saunders (UK), are announcing a tour of North America starting March 28 in Toronto, ON. While the band has played shows in the region, the 2020 spring run represents the first time the band has played a full tour of North America.
by TV News Desk - Nov 4, 2020
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by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2019
New Year's Eve proves to be one of the biggest and most popular shows on our calendar at Dad's Garage. This year we will host two shows: one at 7 p.m. for those who want to ring in the New Year somewhere else, and one at 10 p.m. for those that want to ring it in with us schmucks. New Year's Eve tickets always sell out fast, so place your order today! Ticket price includes a glass of champagne for our end-of-show toast. 
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2019
Today, Scottish artist Nina Nesbitt releases the deluxe edition of her critically acclaimed US debut album, The Sun Will Come Up, The Seasons Will Change, which has gone on to amass more than HALF-A-BILLION combined global streams and continues to garner more than 25 million streams per month. The very special 29-song deluxe edition, titled The Sun Will Come Up, The Seasons Will Change & The Flowers Will Fall is out now via Cooking Vinyl. The album compiles the much-loved original album, which featured hit singles including 'Loyal To Me,' 'The Best You Had', 'Somebody Special,' 'Is It Really Me You're Missing' and 'Colder,' with a host of new and rare material, including lead track 'Black & Blue,' which NYLON Magazine hailed as 'an anthem for anyone who can't get out of their own head,' and has already racked-up more than 4 million streams worldwide. Continuing Nina's talent for openly exploring issues of vulnerability within her music, the track's sleek electronic-tinged spin on modernist alt-pop is a natural fit for the original album's sonic approach.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2019
On Sunday December 1st, Abrons Arts Center will host The Red Ribbon Revue, a World AIDS Day concert featuring HIV-positive performers celebrating the work of artists with HIV/AIDS, benefitting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDs and mothers2mothers. A cast of HIV+ performers from Broadway to opera will pay tribute to songwriters Howard Ashman, Freddie Mercury, Peter Allen, Michael Friedman, Jerry Herman and more. The concert will raise awareness and funds to help combat the persistent stigma around HIV that keeps so many from disclosing their status and getting the care they need to live long healthy lives.
by TV News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
Celebrated Sydney-born, LA-based producer Flume debuts the video for his latest single “Rushing Back” featuring Vera Blue, directed by longtime collaborator Jonathan Zawada, today. The track is his biggest launch of 2018, debuting at #12 on the U.S. Dance/Electronic chart and streamed more than 18 million times to date. The pair debuted the song, also featured on the FIFA 2020 soundtrack, with live performances at Lollapalooza and Australia's Listen Out festivals this summer.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2020
The Art Gallery of South Australia's annual Tarnanthi Art Fair will be held from 4 – 6 December as an in-person event at Lot Fourteen, North Terrace in Adelaide. A key event in AGSA's annual celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art, the Tarnanthi Art Fair is especially important in 2020 to sustain financial support for artists and their communities.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2021
Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts has announced two brand new adult workshops, The Basics of Singing and European History Through The Lens of Opera, begin online via Zoom this spring. The Basics of Singing, led by Amanda Jones, is held Wednesdays from 7 to 8 p.m. starting March 31. Registration is $150 for six sessions; drop-in rates are available for $35 per class.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2020
Sound Theatre Company unleashes their second 2020 mainstage production with the first-of-its-kind premiere of an original play co-written and adapted by storytellers Fern Naomi Renville (Sisseton Wahpeton Oyate, Omaha, Seneca Cayuga) and Roger Fernandes (Lower Elwha S'Klallam, Makah).
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2021
Dean Drever, the acclaimed Canadian sculptor whose minimalist and abstract work can be enjoyed at famous landmarks throughout the country, such as Edmonton's famed Epcor Tower or the 2010 Vancouver Olympics, is a particularly exciting addition to the UREEQA Collection of Pledged Assets, as he is the first artist working in a physical art medium welcomed to the platform.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2020
Rhinegold Publishing has reported that Radio stations throughout Europe are joining BBC Radio 3 broadcasting the station's Lunchtime Concerts from Wigmore Hall.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2020
Based in the Rocky Mountain resort city of Sun Valley, Idaho, the Sun Valley Music Festival kicks off its 36th annual Summer Season virtually-offering one-time-only webcasts from July 27 to August 19.
by TV News Desk - Jan 28, 2021
Highly regarded former senior VP of co-productions at DreamWorks, Doug Schwalbe, has joined as executive producer and will oversee distribution. 
by TV News Desk - Jan 24, 2020
Pet Shop Boys today release their fourteenth studio album, 'Hotspot', via x2 Records / Kobalt - available on CD, vinyl, cassette and digital formats. The album is the third instalment in the series of PSB albums produced by Stuart Price, following 'Electric' in 2013 and 'Super' in 2016.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2020
The New York Asian Film Festival ushers in the new decade with the second annual edition of its Winter Showcase. Held at Chelsea's SVA Theatre over Valentine's weekend, this year's showcase celebrates our love of Asian films by turning the spotlight on food cultures through cinema. At a juncture when America still obsesses over Bong Joon-ho's award winning Parasite, and some of its more minute plot points such as the wonders of Ram-Don (jjapaguri), it is timely to show that when it comes to putting food front and center, Asian movies do it best.
by TV News Desk - Jan 14, 2021
The French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF) is proud to announce additions to the 2021 Animation First Festival, taking place from Friday, February 5 to Monday, February 15.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2021
Cameroonian World Music artist IBALI is due to release his new single 'Revelation' on Thursday 18th March. The third single from his debut album 'Prophetic'. The track is composed by CFX with mix and mastering done by DJ Karl.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2021
McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton University Health Services, The 24 Hour Plays and Innovations in Socially Distant Performance, a project of the Lewis Center for the Arts at Princeton, will launch The Manic Monologues, a digital theatrical experience to disrupt stigma around mental illness and spotlight a conversation about mental health.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2020
State Theatre New Jersey will present The Sleeping Beauty featuring Russian National Ballet for two performances on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at 2pm and 8pm. Tickets range from $19-$49.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2020
Dad's Garage has announced the opening of a scripted show bringing a new level of physical performance to the Dad's Garage stage. 'Fairy Tales Scratch' combines fast-paced comedic storytelling, Parkour (physical stunts such as flipping, jumping, and swinging on set pieces), and a live band creating the soundtrack for the action onstage. Written and directed by Kevin Gillese, former artistic director for the theatre, this show reimagines classic fairy tales for a modern, adult audience.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2020
Philly's biggest rock band turns it on again in POPS Rocks Phil Collins, March 6-8, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2021
Due to the uncertainty surrounding obtaining visas and work permits in Europe, the National Theatre has shelved its plans to bring the tour of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time there. 
by Alan Portner - Feb 12, 2020
COME FROM AWAY is a 2017 musical play that memorializes the best of how humans can react in the face of the 911 tragedy. It is both a testament and the best new musical in many years.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2019
SCANDAL! the wildly popular improvised soap opera from Dad's Garage, is back for it's 20th(ish) season! Each season of SCANDAL! takes place in a new setting -- space station, strip club, ski resort -- and this year the melodrama takes place on a?oeFelt Street.a?? In a nod to touchstone shows like Sesame Street and Avenue Q, a?oeSCANDAL!: Felt Streeta?? will dive into the behind-the-scenes drama with puppets and humans living together. This is our only improv show where characters and storylines continue week to week. But don't worry, you don't have to see every show to know what's going on. Audiences can see one show and laugh along, or keep on coming back week after week to see how the storyline shapes up.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2019
Journey into the Realm of Improvised Nerdery! An improv comedy tribute to the classic pen-and-paper role-playing game, guided by our Dungeon Master and featuring a stalwart band of Player-Characters, portrayed by the Dad's Garage cast of improvisers.
by TV News Desk - Dec 5, 2019
Pet Shop Boys  announce details of their highly anticipated new studio album, 'Hotspot', which will be released on 24th January 2020 on x2 Records/Kobalt.
by TV News Desk - Dec 3, 2019
Grant Kwiecinski, better known to his fans as GRiZ, has enjoyed a prolific 2019 and continues to expand on his unparalleled success in the States, as he announces new dates across Europe that will see him perform at esteemed venues across the continent, further cementing his rising profile across the pond. The Denver native returns, as he caters for his ever-growing number of admirers outside of the US with a run of intimate club shows, a perfect setting for GRiZ's exploration into dancefloor-focused sounds with his Bangers EP series and Ride Waves album. Taking in shows at venues such as Amsterdam's iconic Melkweg, the hugely popular Boothaus in Cologne, YOYO in Paris and London's Islington Academy, GRiZ's fiercely passionate Europe side fanbase can look forward to being treated to new sounds and an ever-evolving musical direction from one of dance music's most unique energetic funk and soul providers.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 27, 2019
Music Hall welcomes back The RUSSIAN NATIONAL BALLET THEATRE, Friday, Jan 31, 2020 at 8:00pm with a performance of the timeless ballet- a?oeSwan Lake.'
by TV News Desk - Dec 2, 2019
Today, preeminent artist-first music streaming platform Audiomack has announced a partnership with Afrochella Festival in Ghana. The two will work to increase visibility and support for emerging musical talent throughout Africa.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2019
Topher Payne is known for a lot of things: He's an amazing actor, iconic  Atlanta playwright, and an incredible storyteller. What you may not know is that he has also written a number of holiday movies for the Hallmark channel. Yep, the channel adored by midwestern soccer moms for its wholesome cheesiness.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2020
The audio play of A History of Water in the Middle East by Sabrina Mahfouz directed by Stef O'Driscoll is available to listen to now until Saturday 30 January 2021 via the Royal Court Theatre's podcast channel.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2020
Actor and comedian Eddie Izzard has set himself an extraordinary New Year’s resolution, to stage ‘A  Run for Hope’ that will usher in a new year and a new future, encouraging people all over Europe and  around the world to unite together to ‘Make Humanity Great Again’ 
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2020
The Art Gallery of South Australia today announces the exhibition Open Hands for this year's Tarnanthi, AGSA's annual celebration of contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art.
by Matt Wolf - Apr 7, 2021
May 17 has long held near-sacrosanct status in and around London theatreland. That's the date earmarked for a return to live performance, albeit to limited audiences, with a further diary entry worth marking of June 21 (the summer solstice no less) when all restrictions on social contacts will be removed and playhouses may - one stresses the word may - be allowed to return to something resembling pre-pandemic capacity.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2020
On Friday, May 1 at 1 pm EDT, Alton Brown joins Lucky Yates for his talk show, 'Lunchtime With Lucky,' live on Twitch! Lucky and Alton have a long history of working together on the show 'Good Eats,' with Lucky appearing as numerous comedic characters over several seasons. 
by TV News Desk - Apr 24, 2020
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard are excited to release their new live album Chunky Shrapnel digitally today via ATO Records, with the double LP physical version hitting stores on May 29.