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BWW Reviews: WingSpan Takes Calculated Risk and Scores BIG with Tennessee Williams' THE TWO CHARACTER PLAY
by Buster Spiller - Oct 22, 2014

Americans are particularly spoiled when it comes to what we expect from films, television, and theater. We have to have a presentation that follows a very predicable format, including a likeable hero or heroine, antagonist, life conflict that mirrors our own, and a climax in which good wins over evil. We want to leave these experiences feeling completely uplifted and good about ourselves. What is perceived as negative isn't even part of our collective consciousness. (more...)

Rock Group THE FARTHEST EDGE Makes Debut at American Music Awards
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2012

On Sunday, November 18th, The Farthest Edge converged on the American Music Awards scene for what they hoped to be their inaugural walk on the AMA Red Carpet. (more...)

London Calling with Champagne Charlie 20/Nov/2008
by Charlie Salem - Nov 22, 2008

'This has moved me in a way no other show has' Peter Polycarpou confessed to me as he took a break from his afternoon prep prior to that's night's preview on IMAGINE THIS... (more...)

Parker, Cerveris, Sparks & Stormare to Star in HEDDA GABLER; Begins Jan. 09
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2008

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) has announced that Tony® award winner Mary-Louise Parker (Hedda Gabler), Tony® award winner Michael Cerveris (Jorgen Tesman), Paul Sparks (Ejlert Lovborg) and Peter Stormare (Judge Brack) in a new Broadway production of Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen. The production features a new adaptation by Christopher Shinn and will be directed by Ian Rickson. (more...)

Michael J. Palumbo Releases 'Calculated Risk: The Modern Entrepreneur's Handbook'
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2016

Michael J. Palumbo, distinguished Chicago trader known for turning $250,000 into over $100 million, announces release of first book, 'Calculated Risk: The Modern Entrepreneur's Handbook.' Within the book Palumbo shares the insights and secrets he developed over 20 years that led to his extraordinary success. (more...)

MOonhORsE Dance Theatre Debuts OLD & YOUNG AND RECKLESS TOGETHER, Now thru 5/18
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2013

Older & Reckless, MOonhORsE Dance Theatre's celebrated series, concludes its 2012/13 season with OLD & YOUNG AND RECKLESS TOGETHER featuring six dance artists from across Canada in works by choreographers James Kudelka, Julia Sasso, Karen Kaeja andEmily Gualtieri. For the first time, Older & Reckless invites guest curator Michael Caldwell to program this special series of inter-generational works. Edition #29 of Older and Reckless runs tonight, May 16 to 18 at the Dancemakers Centre for Creation. (more...)

Texas Hold 'Em Tournament At SOPAC Raised Friends And Funds
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2018

The South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC) held a Texas Hold 'em Tournament and Casino Night fundraiser on Wednesday, April 25th, 2018, at The Wilshire Grand Hotel in West Orange. The exciting evening of poker and casino games was a financial success, netting over $71,000 for the South Orange non-profit. Proceeds will be used for education and community events, in addition to supporting the operations of "New Jersey's Favorite Small Performing Arts Center." SOPAC provides high quality engaging performances at affordable prices, serving over 50,000 people each year. (more...)

Mike Marsteller Signs Publishing Deal With CelebrityPress for New Book, BREAKING THROUGH
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2014

Motivational speaker and teen mentor Mike Marsteller has joined accomplished business leader and dedicated philanthropist Dr. Nido Qubein, president of High Point University, along with other leading experts from around the world to co-write the forthcoming book titled, Breaking Through: The World's Leading Entrepreneurs and Professionals Share Their Insights for Achieving Breakthrough Success! Nick Nanton, Esq. along with business partner, JW Dicks, Esq., the leading agents to Celebrity Experts worldwide, recently signed a publishing deal with each of these authors to contribute their expertise to the book, which will be released under their CelebrityPress imprint. (more...)

The Arches Sets Programme for 2014 BEHAVIOUR FESTIVAL, Now thru May 2
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2014

The Arches has announced the programme for the 2014 Behaviour Festival. (more...)

BWW Review: HUMAN REQUIEM: ADELAIDE FESTIVAL 2018 at The Ridley Pavilion
by Barry Lenny - Mar 27, 2018

This re-imagining of the work calls Ein Deutsches Requiem, by Johannes Brahms, the human requiem (more...)

Mike Marsteller Hits Amazon Best-Seller List With 'Breaking Through'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2014

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Kumu Kahua Theatre Holds Free Audition Workshop Today
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2013

Kumu Kahua Theatre is offering a free audition workshop for actors today, June 23, 10:00am to 5:00pm. The workshop, offered to actors of all levels, will focus on the 'cold reading' often called for by directors at auditions. (more...)

Kumu Kahua Theatre to Offer Free Audition Workshop for Actors, 6/23
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2013

Kumu Kahua Theatre is offering a free audition workshop for actors on Sunday, June 23, 6:00pm to 9:00pm. (more...)

Kumu Kahua Theatre to Hold Free Audition Workshop, 6/23
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2013

Kumu Kahua Theatre is offering a free audition workshop for actors on Sunday, June 23, 10:00am to 5:00pm. The workshop, offered to actors of all levels, will focus on the 'cold reading' often called for by directors at auditions. (more...)

Parker, Cerveris, Sparks & Stormare to Star in HEDDA GABLER; Begins Jan. 09
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2009

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) has announced that Tony® award winner Mary-Louise Parker (Hedda Gabler), Tony® award winner Michael Cerveris (Jorgen Tesman), Paul Sparks (Ejlert Lovborg) and Peter Stormare (Judge Brack) in a new Broadway production of Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen. The production features a new adaptation by Christopher Shinn and will be directed by Ian Rickson. (more...)

Irish Folk Music Legends The High Kings Play The Lincoln
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2018

The true heirs of Ireland's folk heritage, The High Kings are internationally acclaimed singers and instrumentalists with a unique brand of high-octane balladry and folk that has won them numerous accolades. Touring in support of their 10th anniversary album, Decade: The Best of The High Kings (November 2017), their live shows are the stuff of legend around the world and have been enjoyed by millions. (more...)

Roscommon Arts Centre Resents RISK, Now thru Jan 31
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2014

Busy rehearsing for the last number of weeks, members of Roscommon County Youth Theatre ranging in age from 14 to 22 present one of their most challenging productions to date at Roscommon Arts Centre tonight, 30th and Friday 31st January, 8pm. Following on from the success of Shannonside Arts & Entertainment Award for The Railway Children by John E Nesbit, RCYT are back for their 14th year with 'RISK', a production to keep you on the edge of your seats. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Playhouse on Park's LEND ME A TENOR Visits the Silly Side of Othello
by Jacques Lamarre - Jan 26, 2014

The Moor of Venice is back at Playhouse on Park, this time all-singing and all-slamming! (more...)

Roscommon Arts Centre to Present RISK and A SKULL IN CONNEMARA, Jan 30-31 and Feb 4-5
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2014

The Roscommon Arts Centre has two new productions coming up: RISK and A Skull in Connemara. (more...)

The Arches Sets Programme for 2014 BEHAVIOUR FESTIVAL, March 6-May 2
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2014

The Arches has announced the programme for the 2014 Behaviour Festival. (more...)

KC Rep's World Premiere of A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL! Tops All Records
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2010

With final ticket sales tallied for A Christmas Story, The Musical!, Kansas City Rep's artistic director Eric Rosen, who also directed the record-breaking world premiere, has announced that the production earned $883,151.50 in gross revenue. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - THE BACHELOR Heads to Romantic St. Croix
by - Feb 8, 2013

The pressure mounts as the crucial hometown dates loom, but before returning stateside, Sean takes the remaining six bachelorettes to romantic St. Croix. AshLee not only risks revealing a secret about her past, but also decides to go on the attack when it comes to Tierra. Get a sneak peek below! (more...)

Biggest Meltdown in Series History on the Next THE BACHELOR
by TV News Desk - Feb 6, 2013

A huge drama erupts at the hotel and Sean knows what he must do, dropping two bombshells and leaving the four women who will take him home to meet his families, on 'The Bachelor,' MONDAY, FEBRUARY 11 (8:00-10:01 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network. (more...)

Photo Flash: Tricycle's THE BOMB- A Partial History
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2012

Nathalie Armin, Paul Bhattacharjee, Simon Chandler, Michael Cochrane, Tariq Jordan, Belinda Lang, Shereen Martin, Daniel Rabin, Simon Rouse, Rick Warden and David Yip comprise the cast for THE BOMB - a partial history. (more...)

After 11 Years in Chicago, Oracle Productions Will Cease Operations in 2016.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2016

It is with a mixture of sadness and deepest gratitude that we, the Staff, Company Members, and Board of Directors announce that Oracle will cease operations by the end of December 2016. The current performance series, QUEER, ILL + OKAY (produced with Joe Varisco and Art AIDS America Chicago), which closes on December 17, 2016, will be the final program on Oracle's stage. (more...)

Masterchef Reaches Top 4 Finalists 8/15
by TV News Desk - Aug 15, 2011

On Monday, Aug. 15 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT), the Top 4 enter into their last team challenge where they will present dishes for MASTERCHEF judges from around the globe, including France, India and Israel. (more...)

All Songs From GLEE's 'The Back-Up Plan' Now Available
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 28, 2014

All songs from this week's 'The Back-Up Plan' episode of GLEE are now available to hear, including song selections originally popularized by Janis Joplin, Lauryn Hill, One Direction, Bette Midler and more. (more...)

MOonhORsE Dance Theatre to Debut OLD & YOUNG AND RECKLESS TOGETHER, 5/16-18
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2013

Older & Reckless, MOonhORsE Dance Theatre's celebrated series, concludes its 2012/13 season with OLD & YOUNG AND RECKLESS TOGETHER featuring six dance artists from across Canada in works by choreographers James Kudelka, Julia Sasso, Karen Kaeja andEmily Gualtieri. For the first time, Older & Reckless invites guest curator Michael Caldwell to program this special series of inter-generational works. Edition #29 of Older and Reckless runs May 16 to 18 at the Dancemakers Centre for Creation. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Connecticut Cabaret's LEND ME A TENOR Hits Some High Notes
by Jacques Lamarre - Apr 13, 2013

Despite some sluggish pacing, CT Cabaret's TENOR sings a silly song. (more...)

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