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Billy Crystal's New Play Will Hold a Live Reading and Be Recorded For Audible
by Stephanie Wild - Sep 6, 2018

Billy Crystal's new play 'Have a Nice Day' will hold a live reading at the Minetta Lane Theater next month, according to The New York Times. (more...)

CNBC to Premiere CRISIS ON WALL STREET: THE WEEK THAT SHOOK THE WORLD on September 12th
by TV News Desk - Sep 4, 2018

On Wednesday, September 12 at 10pm ET/PT, CNBC presents 'Crisis on Wall Street: The Week that Shook the World,' the definitive televised account of the most tumultuous days of the historic financial crisis of 2008. Reported by Andrew Ross Sorkin, CNBC anchor and author of the groundbreaking best-seller 'Too Big to Fail,' this primetime documentary chronicles the fall of Lehman Brothers and details how the nation and the world came as close as ever to a full economic collapse. (more...)

OUTRAGEOUS ACTS OF SCIENCE Returns to Science Channel on October 17th
by TV News Desk - Sep 27, 2018

OUTRAGEOUS ACTS OF SCIENCE is back for more fun and mind-blowing mayhem as a new season is set to launch. The Science Channel fan favorite puts the spotlight on the web's most ingenious, funniest, daring, outrageous and bizarre clips, while the world's best science experts try to explain exactly what is happening! The new season premieres Wednesday, October 17 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. (more...)

Keegan-Michael Key, Dick Cavett, Auli'i Cravalho, More Join Kevin Kline, Annette Bening in Reading of Billy Crystal's New Play
by Stephanie Wild - Sep 23, 2018

Billy Crystal's new play 'Have a Nice Day' will hold a live reading at the Minetta Lane Theater next month, according to The New York Times. (more...)

HBO Renews THE DEUCE for Third and Last Season
by TV News Desk - Sep 21, 2018

HBO renews “The Deuce” for a third and final season, according to Variety. (more...)

80 Acres Farms to Open First Fully-Automated Indoor Farm in the United States
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2018

80 Acres Farms, a fast-growing Cincinnati-based firm in the indoor vertical farming industry, announced it is building in Hamilton the first fully-automated indoor farm in the U.S. (more...)

The United States Secret Service Grants National Geographic Unprecedented Access for New Special
by TV News Desk - Sep 21, 2018

National Geographic announced the premiere of United States Secret Service: On the Front Line, an in-depth, exclusive look inside the high-stakes world of protecting the President. The two-hour special echoes one of National Geographic's core missions, to take viewers places few others have been. The special reveals unexpected stories of trepidation and triumph along with a broader understanding of the significant and serious matters the agency must contend with everyday. United States Secret Service: On the Front Line premieres Sunday, October 14 at 9/8c on National Geographic. (more...)

Science Channel to Premiere UNEARTHED
by TV News Desk - Sep 18, 2018

Digging up the deepest secrets of history's great civilizations Science Channel's top-rated archaeology series UNEARTHED is back with ten new episodes beginning Tuesday, October 2 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Using scientific investigations and explosive animation to unearth the hidden secrets of iconic monuments, the series answers questions that have confounded experts for generations. Among the sites explored during the new season are Egypt's Bent Pyramid, the lost city of Tikal, and Pompeii. (more...)

BWW Review: FLOWERS FOR MRS HARRIS, Chichester Festival Theatre
by Natalie Fordham - Sep 18, 2018

First staged at Sheffield Theatres for a short run in 2016, Richard Taylor and Rachel Wagstaff's Flowers for Mrs Harris is brought to life again by Daniel Evans at Chichester Festival Theatre. With Clare Burt returning to the title role, it becomes a tear-jerking, runaway success that will not fail to touch the hearts of its audience. (more...)

BDTStage Announces Staged Reading of THE LARAMIE PROJECT
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2018

BDT Stage will be observing the 20 year anniversary of the savage murder of Matthew Shepard with a staged reading of THE LARAMIE PROJECT. With help from the immense talents of John Ashton, Sam Gregory, Wayne Kennedy, Michael J. Duran, Greg Moody, Chris Parente, Sue Leiser, Alicia King Meyers, Nick Sugar, Tim Howard, Eden Lane (and more TBA) local actors are using the platform they know best to acknowledge and encourage the work being done to eradicate hate. (more...)

WeatherNation Delivers Live TV Coverage of Hurricane Florence
by TV News Desk - Sep 11, 2018

WeatherNation TV begins around-the-clock TV coverage of Hurricane Florence starting today to help keep East Coast viewers safe. WeatherNation meteorologists Brett Adair and Logan Poole as well as field correspondents Brandon Clement, John Van Pelt and Ben McMillan will deliver extensive live coverage of weather updates, safety alerts, evacuations and government warnings. WeatherNation will also feature live reports from NOAA's National Hurricane Center in Miami and from local, state and federal emergency management and government officials. (more...)

Tickets On Sale For HEAVEN HELP ME At Hanover Little Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2018

The three surviving Holloway brothers have a dilemma - their string of casual eateries is losing money. (more...)

Chicago Live In Concert Comes To The Sangamon Auditorium
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2018

On sale Friday, November 2nd! University of Illinois Springfield and Exceptional Artists proudly announce: (more...)

Suwannee Roots Revival Is On! SOSMP Has Safely Weathered The Effects Of Hurricane Michael
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

The Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park (SOSMP) has safely weathered the effects of Hurricane Michael, and thanks to the tireless Around the Clock efforts of one of the best staff in the business our gates are wide open for all you wonderful Suwannee Roots Revival music fans! With sunny skies projected for the rest of the weekend, we are poised to deliver an epic experience of unforgettable fun, family, and dancing well into the night! Travel safely, take care of each other, and remember there are still full weekend and single day tickets available at the gate. We can't wait to see your smiling faces once again! (more...)

CBS to Deliver Comprehensive Reporting Across All Platforms on Election Night
by TV News Desk - Oct 10, 2018

CBS News will deliver comprehensive coverage and original reporting on midterm election night, Nov. 6, on the CBS Television Network; CBSN, CBS News' 24/7 live streaming news service; and all CBS News platforms including CBS Radio and CBSNews.com. Coverage starts on the CBS Television Network at 8:00 PM with a special primetime update and will continue from 9:00 PM to 11:00 PM, ET. CBSN coverage begins at 5:00 PM, ET. (more...)

Honors Release Debut Album 'Feel Better'
by TV News Desk - Nov 6, 2018

Today, Honors release their debut full-length album Feel Better, a record that pulses with a vulnerable heartbeat and the sound of an alternative R&B symphony, infused with electronic elements, and trap drums.  (more...)

Chicago To Play Fox Cities P.A.C. May 14
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2018

The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center is proud to announce the NS2 and FPC Live presentation of Chicago. (more...)

History Channel and Ford F-Series to Launch TRUCK WEEKEND IN AMERICA
by TV News Desk - Nov 5, 2018

Beginning this Saturday, November 10, the HISTORY® channel and Ford F-Series are launching “TRUCK WEEKEND IN AMERICA” – a six-hour prime-time programming event that puts the automaker at the center of original storytelling throughout the weekend. This first-of-its-kind collaboration highlights Ford's truck legacy of toughness, heritage and performance with all new primetime shows premiering this Saturday and Sunday. Ford F-Series is America's best-selling truck for 41 straight years and America's best-selling vehicle for 36 straight years. 'TRUCK WEEKEND IN AMERICA' premieres Saturday, November 10 at 8 PM EST on HISTORY. (more...)

BWW Review: IRVING BERLIN'S HOLIDAY INN Kicks Off The Holiday Season With Style at Cumberland County Playhouse
by Jeffrey Ellis - Nov 4, 2018

What better way to leave behind the turmoil of the modern world than by indulging in a bright, shiny new musical burnished with the warm glow of nostalgia and featuring a score by the inimitable Irving Berlin? We can't imagine anything more fun - or more timely, for that matter - than a couple of hours or more spent in the audience of Cumberland County Playhouse to experience the company's latest musical treat: Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn. (more...)

LAW & ORDER and BOSTON LEGAL Coming to Escape 1/1/19 Laff Lands According to Jim, Bounce Debuts Scandal
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2018

Katz Networks, part of The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP), announced three major off-network series licensing agreements today. (more...)

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of DANCING WITH THE STARS: JUNIORS on ABC - Sunday, November 25, 2018
by TV Scoop - Nov 19, 2018

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of DANCING WITH THE STARS: JUNIORS, airing on ABC on Sunday, November 25, 2018! (more...)

HBO's THE DUECE Returns for Second Season September 9
by TV News Desk - Jul 25, 2018

Chronicling the rise of pornography and the multibillion-dollar industry's transformation of American culture, the critically acclaimed drama series THE DEUCE, created by George Pelecanos and David Simon, returns for its nine-episode second season SUNDAY, SEPT. 9 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO. Resuming five years after the culmination of the first season, THE DEUCE returns to the world of 1977, capturing the Times Square area of midtown New York at its most garish and volatile. (more...)

HBO Drama Series THE DEUCE Created by George Pelecanos and David Simon, Returns for Second Season 9/9, Exclusively on HBO
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2018

Chronicling the rise of pornography and the multibillion-dollar industry's transformation of American culture, the critically acclaimed drama series THE DEUCE, created by George Pelecanos and David Simon, returns for its nine-episode second season SUNDAY, SEPT. 9 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO. Resuming five years after the culmination of the first season, THE DEUCE returns to the world of 1977, capturing the Times Square area of midtown New York at its most garish and volatile. (more...)

Science Channel Announces Full Cast For MythBusters Jr.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2018

Adam Savage's return to television is getting closer as host and executive producer of MythBusters Jr., a 10-episode series that will give six of the nation's most talented kids a chance to show off their amazing ingenuity and STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) skills. They will tackle myths similar to those seen in MythBusters, ranging from driving, explosions, chemistry, physics, popular culture and more. The series is currently in production and will premiere in the Fourth Quarter of 2018 on Science Channel. (more...)

BATTLEBOTS Returns for Second Half of 2018 Season August 3 on Discovery Channel
by TV News Desk - Jul 19, 2018

The epic robot-fighting series BattleBots returns with even higher stakes for the second half of its 2018 season as momentum builds towards the 2018 World Championship and the awarding of the Giant Nut to the ultimate BattleBots Champion. As part two of the season commences, some bots are already on the brink of elimination, including several fan favorites. In order to give them a last chance at qualifying for the championship, BattleBotsis staging its first ever 'Desperado' Tournament, where 8 teams will be given the chance to win one guaranteed place in the final 16 qualifiers. It's a fight to the death, and only one robot can win. (more...)

Science Channel Sets U.S. Premiere for ROBOT WARS August 8
by TV News Desk - Jul 17, 2018

More metal munching madness is headed to Science Channel as the network has picked up rights to air the robot fighting series ROBOT WARS. Filmed in an enormous bulletproof fighting arena that contains dangerous hazards such as fire, spikes, the flipper and the iconic pit, 40 of the top robot combat teams from all over the world compete for Robot Wars supremacy. ROBOT WARS is set for its U.S. premiere on Wednesday, August 8 at 10pm ET/PT. (more...)

Science Channel to Air ROBOT WARS, Robot Fighting Series Premieres 8/8
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2018

Science Channel to Air ROBOT WARS, Robot Fighting Series Premieres 8/8 (more...)

3RD ROCK FROM THE SUN Debuts Monday, July 16 on Laff
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2018

Laff, the country's first-ever, over-the-air broadcast television network devoted to comedy around-the-clock, will add to its sitcom hall of fame lineup on Monday, July 16 when 3rd Rock from the Sun joins the network's schedule. (more...)

Science Channel's STRANGE EVIDENCE Returns Today at 9PM ET/PT
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2018

Science Channel's STRANGE EVIDENCE Returns July 10 at 9PM ET/PT (more...)

Phish, Childish Gambino, Post Malone to Headline BONNAROO
by TV News Desk - Jan 8, 2019

Superfly and A.C. Entertainment are excited to reveal the initial lineup for the 2019 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. The 18th annual four-day multi-stage camping festival will take place June 13 - 16, held as always at Great Stage Park, the spectacular 700-acre farm and event space located just 60 miles southeast of Nashville in Manchester, TN. Tickets - including General Admission (4 Day), VIP (4 Day), Platinum (4 Day) and more - will go on sale Thursday, January 10, at 12 noon ET/11 am CT, exclusively via www.bonnaroo.com/tickets. Bonnaroo has never been more accessible with GA ticket layaway plans available for just $47. (more...)

NBCU Cable Entertainment's Bluprint Launches Expanded E-Commerce Platform
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2019

Bluprint, NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment's state-of-the-art lifestyle learning service, today announced the expansion of its e-commerce and retail platform. The launch of the online store makes Bluprint the premier destination for creativity and self-expression, offering an extensive breadth of high-quality edu-tainment and editorial content, and a companion e-commerce site all in one convenient hub. Bluprint, formerly Craftsy, boasts more than 4,000 hours of original content across 22 categories, ranging from sewing, quilting and knitting, to cooking, art, photography, home decor, yoga, and more. The e-commerce platform will offer curated supplies and kits that support many of these creative endeavors. (more...)

NBCUniversal's Bluprint Debuts Writing Flagship Category And New DIY Content To Jump Start The New Year
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2019

As millions look to make (and keep) resolutions and set new goals to better themselves in the New Year, Bluprint – NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment's state-of-the-art digital lifestyle learning platform and streaming service – is providing thousands of creative options to make 2019 the year to start creating or reconnecting with a favorite activity. (more...)

J.D. Shelburne To Make Country Radio Seminar Debut
by TV News Desk - Jan 28, 2019

Nashville recording artist and Country rocker J.D. Shelburne has been very busy lately promoting 'One Less Girl,' the first single from his 4th studio album, Two Lane Town. With his first single gaining traction at Country radio, Shelburne is excited to announce his Country Radio Seminar (CRS) debut, February 13-15 at the Omni Nashville Hotel. (more...)


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What Should We Do Announces the Best New Restaurant Award
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2019

Arielle Tepper knows how to organize a winning production and she has done just that with What Should We Do's first annual Best New Restaurant Awards. Her team ventured across New York to explore the most innovative, exciting restaurant openings in all five boroughs. Their ten favorites (see full list below) are in the running to win What Should We Do's top prize for 2018. While many food critics don't look beyond Manhattan or take chances on lesser-known chefs, the dining and drinking experts at WSWD search for hidden gems that provide unexpected quality and special experiences. (more...)

High Sierra Music Announces Additional Artists for 2019 Festival
by TV News Desk - Feb 8, 2019

 High Sierra Music Festival saved a lengthy list of legendary artists and burgeoning up-and-comers for their second round of lineup announcements. Taking place in beautiful Quincy, CA, onJuly 4-7, HSMF is proud to include improv-rock favoritesUmphrey's McGee, festival veterans Leftover Salmon, funk powerhouse quartet The New Mastersounds, and the beautiful songs and harmonies of Mandolin Orange in their 2019 lineup. The McCoury Family, AKA the first family of bluegrass, will also grace the festival with a number of different sets from The Del McCoury Band, Del & Dawg (Del McCoury and David Grisman), and The Travelin' McCourys. Luther Dickinson, along with Birds of Chicago and Sharde Thomas, will present his new project, Sisters of the Strawberry Moon and Reid Genauer will collaborate with Dan Lebowitz, Danny Eisenberg, members of Assembly of Dust, and more. Big Something, The Lil Smokies, Songhoy Blues, Joe Craven & the Sometimers, Amo Amo, Marty O'Reilly & The Old Soul Orchestra, and Let's Be Leonard round out what is sure to be one of the High Sierra's best lineups yet. (more...)

WINE SELECTIONS for Valentines to Enjoy-Love at First Sip
by Marina Kennedy - Feb 5, 2019

We've made selecting wine easy for you. Whether you're opening a bottle with your Galentines, purchasing one for yourself, toasting your significant other, dining out, or gifting a bottle to a family member, here are our suggestions of Valentine's Day wines. (more...)

Chicago Comes to the Majestic Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2019

Legendary rock and roll band Chicago returns to the Majestic Theatre (224 E. Houston St.) in San Antonio, TX and performs on July 30, 2019 at 8PM. Tickets go on sale this Friday, February 22 at 10AM. (more...)

BWW Review: Emily Belvo & Jonelle Meyer Are Perfect in Hat Trick Theatre's Imperfect Production of Neil Simon's THE ODD COUPLE FEMALE VERSION
by Peter Nason - Feb 17, 2019

With Belvo and Meyer leading the way, this is as funny an ODD COUPLE as you will likely see. (more...)

BWW Review: Nashville Rep's Holiday Tradition of A CHRISTMAS STORY Comes to a Fitting Close
by Jeffrey Ellis - Dec 3, 2018

When the final curtain falls on A Christmas Story at TPAC's Andrew Johnson Theatre on December 22, the cast and crew of Nashville Repertory Theatre's production will pack up all the leg lamps and all the tinsel, Gary Hoff's gorgeous set will go into mothballs, the costumes will be stored away with the rest of the company's vast collection and a ten-year-old Nashville holiday tradition will come to an end. (more...)

The Estate of Bill Haley Signs with ALG Brands, Announces Film and Biography Projects
by TV News Desk - Dec 28, 2018

ALG Brands ('ALG') has signed an exclusive, worldwide representation agreement with the estate of music legend Bill Haley, it was announced today by ALG COO Scott Austin. (more...)

Science Channel to Premiere the New Season of HOW THE UNIVERSE WORKS
by TV News Desk - Dec 18, 2018

Science Channel's longest-running and most popular space series is rocketing back after the new year to shed new light on a host of new celestial mysteries. HOW THE UNIVERSE WORKS returns for its seventh season as astronomers and experts examine Neutron Stars, Supernovas, Interstellar Space, the Big Bang, and more. The new season blasts off Tuesday, January 8 at 10 p.m. ET/PT.  (more...)

High Sierra Music Announces Lineup For 29th Annual Festival
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2018

Rock and roll on a racetrack, madre of West Coast music festivals, High Sierra Music Festival will return July 4 - July 7 to beautiful Quincy, CA, for its 29th consecutive year and today is pleased to announce its first batch of artists for 2019. Priding itself on a diverse musical lineup, one-of-a-kind intimate artist "playshops," and legendary sit-ins and surprises throughout the weekend, HSMF remains the live music fan mainstay-a home away from home to pilgrimage to each year for a community experience of musical chances-taken, all day and all night, on stages big and small. (more...)

Sleep In Heavenly Peace Because Betty Is Back! BETTY WHITE CHRISTMAS Returns To Buzzr
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2018

Cue chestnuts roasting on an open fire and Jack Frost nipping at someone's nose…because the holiday season has arrived. BUZZR is broadcasting its yearly homage to the queen of game shows, Ms. Betty White. Joyeux Noel, Betty White Christmas has returned - so don't get your tinsel in a tangle, please! (more...)

J.D. Shelburne's Debut Single ONE LESS GIRL Gaining Traction At Country Radio
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2018

Nashville recording artist and Country crooner J.D. Shelburne has been very busy lately promoting 'One Less Girl,' the first single from his 4th studio album, Two Lane Town. 'One Less Girl' made its world-wide premiere on CMT in September (click here to watch), and is now starting to gain traction and make an impact at Country radio, with a growing number of Program Directors adding it to their station's regular rotation. (more...)

Barn's Boy-Wonder Brings Back Bandstand
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2018

Born in the wrong era, baby-faced Nicky Wood is making his mark while modeling his work after the eternal teenager himself, Dick Clark. This New Year's weekend Wood is putting his two 'day jobs' on the back burner to raise funds for his childhood theatre by paying tribute to his hero, Clark. (more...)

HBO Drama Series THE DEUCE to Return for a Second Season
by TV News Desk - Aug 9, 2018

Chronicling the rise of pornography and the multibillion-dollar industry's transformation of American culture, the critically acclaimed drama series THE DEUCE, created by George Pelecanos and David Simon, returns for its nine-episode second season SUNDAY, SEPT. 9 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT), exclusively on HBO. Resuming five years after the culmination of the first season, THE DEUCE returns to the world of 1977, capturing the Times Square area of midtown New York at its most garish and volatile. (more...)

Retro Vocal Group Under the Streetlamp Comes to SCERA Shell
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2018

Stars of the Tony Award-winning musical "Jersey Boys" and the stars of three PBS special are taking their considerable triple threat talents on the road and under the stars when they rock Around the Clock at SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre on Monday, August 20. The foursome will present a celebration of musical hits from the 1950s through 1970s, including Doo Wop, Motown and old-time rock and roll hits. (more...)

EPIZODE³ Announces Second Wave Of Acts
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2018

Sensational Epizode³, the most immersive music and art festival in the world, will be running from December 28th 2018 to January 8th 2019 in Vietnam's magical Phu Quoc island. Now, the latest names has been added to their epic lineup, and includes a mix of hot new artists and world class legends such as APOLLONIA, BILL PATRICK, DAN ANDREI, DEWALTA, DUBFIRE, DJ MASDA, FERRY CORSTEN, FUMIYA TANAKA, MAHONY, MR. G (LIVE), NICK WARREN, OLIVER HUNTEMANN, RED AXES, SAMMY DEE, SHADED, TINI and YOUANDME.They will be playing alongside some of the most exciting Europe, Asia and Australia talents, including TYOMA (LIVE), FONAREV, MASHKOV, JAKE HOUGH, KERRY WALLACE, MARCUS L, MIIIA, NICK FORD, OCEAN LAM, SUNNY W, WENG WENG and ZIG ZACH.  (more...)

Oddball Romantic Comedy Opens Hanover Little Theatre's 70th Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2018

Sara Hastings is an unmarried lawyer in her mid-thirties, much too busy to get involved in romance. Her Aunt Martha has decided to take matters into her own hands and find her a husband in the Sam Bobrick comedy Getting Sara Married, the opening show in Hanover Little Theatre's 70th season. (more...)

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