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Alec Baldwin to Tell Untold Stories from New Memoir NEVERTHELESS at EST
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

Ensemble Studio Theatre (EST) has announced a special one-night-only benefit event featuring two-time Emmy Award-winner Alec Baldwin on Monday, September 25, 2017 at 8pm at EST's Curt Dempster Theatre (545 W. 52nd Street). (more...)

BWW Review: A NEW BRAIN at Nutley Little Theatre
by Gina Zenyuch - Sep 8, 2017

'A New Brain' opens at Nutley Little Theatre this Friday September 8th at 8 PM with a benefit for the Nutley Family Services Bureau.  (more...)

Djakarta Warehouse Project Phase Two Announced
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

Since its inception in 2008, the Djakarta Warehouse Project has grown into one of Asia's largest, most eclectic dance music festivals, welcoming a record-breaking 90,000 visitors to its two-day event in 2016. (more...)

Extra Weekly Episode of CORONATION STREET Heading to ITV
by TV News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

ITV Choice has today announced the transmission date for the extra weekly episode of CORONATION STREET. The first extra episode will air on Thursday September 21st - meaning Corrie fans get double helpings of their favourite soap on Thursdays every week. (more...)

Cygnet Presents THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

Catty commentary, witty references, glam, and some spirited music and choreography make The Legend of Georgia McBride a flamboyantly fun comedy. (more...)

Wasatch Theatre Company to Stage Neil Simon Classic, GOD'S FAVORITE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

Successful Long Island businessman Joe Benjamin is a modern-day 'Job' with a demanding wife, ungrateful children, and wise-cracking household employees. Just when it seems things couldn't get any worse, he is visited by Sidney Lipton, a.k.a. A Messenger from God (and compulsive film buff) with a mission: test Joe's faith and report back to 'the Boss.' The jokes and Tests of Faith fly fast and furious as Neil Simon spins a contemporary morality tale like no other in this hilarious comedy. (more...)

BWW Review: Fire, Fury, and Painful Memories Drive Wilson's JITNEY
by Perry Tannenbaum - Sep 7, 2017

BNS Productions has assembled a strong, deep, and engaging cast for August Wilson's JITNEY, and director Corlis Hayes keeps it chugging at a rush-hour pace. (more...)

VIDEO: EPIX Releases Trailer for BERLIN STATION Season 2
by TV News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

EPIX has released the trailer for Season Two of BERLIN STATION. The series returns Sunday, October 15 @ 9pm. Get a first look below!  (more...)

Emmy Nominee Brian Tyree Henry to Join Michael Cera and Chris Evans in LOBBY HERO
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

Second Stage Theater (Carole Rothman, Artistic Director, Casey Reitz, Executive Director) has announced that Emmy Award nominee Brian Tyree Henry will join the cast of Kenneth Lonergan's LOBBY HERO, directed by Trip Cullman. (more...)

The Human Race presents LEGENDALE, 9/7 - 10/1
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

The Human Race Theatre Company (HRTC) proudly launches its 2017-2018 Eichelberger Loft Season with the American Premiere production of Legendale. Created by Andrea Daly (music and story) and Jeff Bienstock (words and story), this new musical follows a 30-year-old IT manager named Andy, whose favorite way to escape his miserable job and humdrum life is the online game Legendale. He dreams of victory in its new tournament and winning the grand prize to become "the Lord of Legendale," but is stuck competing as a lowly milkmaid. When things in the online world suddenly take a strange turn, Andy and his avatar must both discover their inner warrior. A blend of romance, adventure and virtual reality with a pop-infused score, it's an inspiring tale like no other that's sure to delight. (more...)

New Block of Tickets Go On Sale Tomorrow for SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

According to brucespringsteen.net, a new block of tickets for Springsteen on Broadway will go on sale Thursday, September 7. The show also announced that it has extended to February 3, 2018. (more...)

Scoop: NBC PRIMETIME on NBC - 9/4-10/1
by TV Scoop - Sep 5, 2017

Get all the scoop on NBC PRIMETIME, airing on NBC - 9/4-10/1! (more...)

NYU Skirball Presents 50th Anniversary of JOSHUA LIGHT SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2017

NYU Skirball Presents 50th Anniversary of JOSHUA LIGHT SHOW with Boss Hog, Man Forever, Dave Harrington Group, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, September 8 & 9 (more...)

BJ's Wholesale Club Saves Members From the Scramble With Everything They Need to Host the Holidays
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Holiday entertaining season is right around the corner, but for many Americans the stress of preparing doesn't make for the most wonderful time of the year. (more...)

New Feathers Series to Feature INSIDE OUT, ANGST and More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

NEW FEATHERS Producers, Mandee K. Hammerstein and Greg T. Nanni have announced on the heels of sold out performances, ALL new works productions now through December. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Spinning Tree Theatre produces Kansas City Premiere of Harvey Fierstein's CASA VALENTINA
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Spinning Tree Theatre proudly produces the Kansas City premiere of Harvey Fierstein's CASA VALENTINA October 27 November 12. Four-time Tony Award winner Fierstein (Kinky Boots, Newsies, La Cage aux Folles, Torch Song Trilogy) based his 2014 play on actual events. (more...)

Showtime Premieres ACTIVE SHOOTER: AMERICA UNDER FIRE, 9/29
by TV News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Showtime will premiere the eight-part documentary series ACTIVE SHOOTER: AMERICA UNDER FIRE on Friday, September 29th at 9:00pm. Check out a sneak peek below! (more...)

BWW Review: GATE, The Cockpit
by Alistair Wilkinson - Sep 21, 2017

What do you do when you're not good enough for Heaven, but not bad enough for Hell? How do you deal with being stuck in the waiting room of the afterlife, whilst the gender-fluid almighty spirit above decides your fate? (more...)

AudioCodes Introduces 445HD IP Phone for Microsoft 365
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

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Corey James & Anckarstrom Deliver Remix of 'Highly Sedated' (SIZE)
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

Swedish electronica band Highly Sedated have recruited Corey James and Anckarstrom to remix their self-titled single 'Highly Sedated' from their debut album, 'All We Have Is Now'. The rework is due out on 22nd September via Steve Angello's SIZE Records. (more...)

North Coast Rep to Revive American Classic OF MICE AND MEN
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

For its second play of Season 36, North Coast Rep is reviving John Steinbeck's classic drama novella-turned play, OF MICE AND MEN. (more...)

Langston Hughes Play ARE YOU NOW OR HOW YOU EVER BEEN... Opens at MetroStage
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

Producing Artistic Director Carolyn Griffin is pleased to announce that the play Are You Now or Have You Ever Been , a play written and conceived by Carlyle Brown and directed by MetroStage Artistic Associate Thomas W. Jones II with original music by William Knowles, will be in performance Oct. 5-Nov. 5 at MetroStage. (more...)

LA.-A-GO-GO Celebrates California's Rock, Soul and Surf Pioneers
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

When the history of Los Angeles rock 'n' roll is told, bands like the Beach Boys, the Byrds, and the Doors typically are mentioned as founding fathers. As great as those bands are, many other acts have played important roles too. The inaugural LA-A-GO-GO concert shines a spotlight on some of these beloved local music heroes in a remarkable gathering happening November 4, 2017 at the Regent Theater in downtown L.A. (more...)

Russian Horror Surf Punks Messer Chups Announce 'Halloween Tour'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

Russian surf punk trio MESSER CHUPS will be flying over President Trump's imaginary wall and landing in the United States for their Halloween Howling Tour. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWW 9/12/2017 - 9/19/2017
by - Sep 19, 2017

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com 9/12/2017 - 9/19/2017. (more...)

Review Roundup: Did BATTLE OF THE SEXES Win Over the Critics?
by Movies News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

The electrifying 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King (Emma Stone) and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell) was billed as THE BATTLE OF THE SEXES and became one of the most watched televised sports events of all time. The match caught the zeitgeist and sparked a global conversation on gender equality, spurring on the feminist movement. (more...)

Only Two Weeks Left to Catch 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL at Upstairs at the Gatehouse
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

The critically acclaimed five star London Fringe Premiere production of 9 to 5 The Musical which is being produced at Upstairs at the Gatehouse, Highgate Village is entering it's final two weeks running until Sunday 1st October 2017. (more...)

Block & Crown Return with New Funky Release 'Dunas'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

Block & Crown are back! And they've teamed up with Jango's very own Damon Grey for this huge, funky release titled 'Dunas'. The trio have combined their groovy Tech House talents to create a powerful rhythmic pluck (more...)

BWW Review: OSLO, National Theatre
by Marianka Swain - Sep 18, 2017

We need more waffles in diplomacy. Or rather more personal connections to bridge those vast divides. So believed the Norwegian couple who orchestrated secret peace talks in 1993 between Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization - a slice of stranger-than-fiction history grippingly dramatised in JT Rogers' play, which deservedly picked up this year's Tony Award. (more...)

3-D Theatricals of Los Angeles Opens 9th Southern California Season with YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

3-D Theatricals (3DT) rings in its 2017-1018 season at both the Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center (RBPAC) and the Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts (CCPA) with Mel Brooks' Young Frankenstein, a musical comedy from the Broadway creative team of the 12-time Tony Award winning smash hit The Producers. The production, with music and lyrics by Brooks and a book by Thomas Meehan, is a hilariously tuneful show based on the 1974 smash hit film Young Frankenstein which was a wickedly inspired re-imagining of the Mary Shelley classic from the comic genius of Mel Brooks. David Lamoureux directs with Corey Hirsch serving as Musical Director and Daniel Smith as Choreographer. Dino Nicandros* stars as Frederick Frankenstein with Danny Blaylock as The Monster , Julia Aks as Inga , Erik Scott Romney as Igor/Victor Frankenstein , Tracy Rowe Mutz* as Frau Blucher , Ashley Fox Linton* as Elizabeth , and Richard Gould* as Inspector Kemp/Hermit . *Denotes members of Actors Equity Association. (more...)

Styx & Don Felder: Renegades In The Fast Lane Heads to Las Vegas Strip
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

STYX and DON FELDER will be burnin' up the Las Vegas Strip with their Styx & Don Felder: Renegades In The Fast Lane show presented by SiriusXM with another unforgettable five-night limited engagement at The Venetian Theatre (more...)

BWW Review: THE BOLD TYPE Combines Glamour with Today's Relevant Issues
by Brooke Yunis - Sep 18, 2017

Commercials for Freeform's THE BOLD TYPE have been circulating on my T.V. for months. I was extremely skeptical at first. A show about three young women trying to jumpstart their careers in New York City that also deals with social and political issues? (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...)

Willie Watson's 'Folksinger Vol. 2' Out Today; Fall Tour Begins Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Willie Watson's highly anticipated new solo album, Folksinger Vol. 2, is out today on Acony Records (listen or purchase here). (more...)

VIDEO: Nick Jonas Is LATE LATE SHOW's Newest Intern!
by TV News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

On last night's LATE LATE SHOW, when James discovers his new intern has forgotten to fill his mug again, Nick Jonas arrives to clean up his mess and rectifies the situation with a massage for his Boss. Watch the video below! (more...)

BWW Review: Charming Meta Journey with KING OF THE YEES at ACT
by Jay Irwin - Sep 15, 2017

It's a world we may not know much about, that of old school Chinatown, with their family associations and insider customs. Hell, Lauren Yee grew up in this world and even she seems to be cut off from it and her Father Larry Yee runs the Yee Family Association. But that's the point of her play King of the Yees currently playing at ACT. Bur before you think this is another one of those dreadful family therapy on stage shows (and you know how I loathe those, Dear Readers) the show, with its quick witty dialog goes to a delightful meta and eventually metaphysical place making it an absolute joy. (more...)

De Marktkantine Club announce ADE Program
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

Amsterdam's historic and influential De Marktkantine Club has announced a mouthwatering program of events for this year's ADE. (more...)

Scoop: HAWAII FIVE-0 on CBS - Friday, October 6, 2017
by TV Scoop - Sep 14, 2017

Get all the scoop on HAWAII FIVE-0, airing on CBS on Friday, October 6, 2017! (more...)

It Takes A Woman: Bette Midler Finishes Performance Like A Boss Following a Fall in HELLO DOLLY!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Sep 14, 2017

It has been reported that tonight's performance of Hello Dolly! was stopped after the show's star, Tony Award winner, Bette Midler fell from a moving set piece during the show. (more...)

Tara Theatre's Autumn Program to Feature Plays, Poetry and Puppetry
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

Tara Theatre has announced their Autumn season as an eclectic mix of talks, poetry, theatre, dance and family shows. (more...)

BWW Review: The One Note Play Deflates This RHINOCEROS
by Juan Michael Porter II - Sep 14, 2017

Moshe Yassur's direction is bold and intelligent. Eli Rosen's translation is clear. Susannah Norris-Lindsay's costumes are simple and effective. Unfortunately most of the performances are delivered in one mode: whiny, angsty, and loud. (more...)

De Marktkantine Club Announces ADE Program
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

Amsterdam's historic and influential De Marktkantine Club has announced a mouthwatering program of events for this year's ADE. There will be four carefully considered parties in all, starting on the 18th October and running until the 22nd, with heavyweights like Pan Pot, Nick Curly, Nathan Fake, John Talabot, Genius of Time, DJ Harvey and many more all set to play. (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Stars of ADDING MACHINE: A MUSICAL at Theatre Three
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Theatre Three presents Adding Machine: A Musical by Joshua Schmidt and Jason Loewith, directed by Blake Hackler, running September 28 October 22, 2017. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the stars in character below! (more...)

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE LIVE Comes to MPAC This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE, the 14-time Emmy Award-winning show that sparked America's fascination with dance, is set to captivate audiences at Mayo Performing Arts Center on Tuesday, October 17 at 8 pm. Tickets are $49-99. (more...)

Alec Baldwin to Host Facebook Live Broadcast of New York Philharmonic's Opening Gala
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Actor Alec Baldwin will host the New York Philharmonic's Facebook Live broadcast of 106 All-Stars: Opening Gala Concert of New York's Orchestra, which launches the 2017-18 season with Mahler's Symphony No. 5 led by Music Director Designate Jaap van Zweden, on Tuesday, September 19, 2017. (more...)

Scoop: SPEECHLESS on ABC - Wednesday, September 27, 2017
by - Sep 11, 2017

Get all the scoop on SPEECHLESS, airing on ABC on Wednesday, September 27, 2017! (more...)

Scoop: TEN DAYS IN THE VALLEY on ABC - Sunday, October 1, 2017
by - Sep 11, 2017

Get all the scoop on TEN DAYS IN THE VALLEY, airing on ABC on Sunday, October 1, 2017! (more...)

Pop Star Selena Gomez Visits A BRONX TALE on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

Last week, pop star and Disney channel actress Selena Gomez paid a visit to Broadway's A BRONX TALE and stopped to take a photo with the crew. Check it out below! (more...)

Willie Watson's 'Folksinger Vol. 2' Now Streaming Exclusively at Folk Alley
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

Willie Watson's anticipated new solo album, Folksinger Vol. 2, is now streaming in full exclusively at Folk Alley. Listen HERE. (more...)

ZERAFFA GIRAFFA, WOW! SAID THE OWL and More Coming to Little Angel Theatre in 2017-18
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

Little Angel Theatre has announced its new season, running September 2017 - February 2018. (more...)

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