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254 W. 54th St.

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BWW Interview: 6 Questions & a Plug with IN THE HEIGHTS' Justin Gregory Lopez
by Kristen Hirsch Montag - Sep 8, 2017

In his second stop at St. Paul's Ordway Center, Justin Gregory Lopez plays Usnavi in IN THE HEIGHTS and in this interview, gives us fans a fun story about his early association with Lin-Manuel Miranda, his candid thoughts on living in Manhattan and respect for TC theatre. (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...)

Nancy Giles' THE MOSQUITO Variety Show to Return to Dixon Place This Month
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2017

Actress and Emmy award-winning commentator Nancy Giles (CBS News Sunday Morning) curates / hosts 'The Mosquito' her free, Fast and Furious monthly variety show with stand-ups, sit-downs,  storytelling and music at the Dixon Place Lounge on Manhattan's Lower East Side on Monday, September 18th at 7:30pm. (more...)

Nancy Giles Hosts Free Monthly Comedy Variety Show at Dixon Place Lounge
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2017

Actress and Emmy award-winning commentator Nancy Giles (CBS News Sunday Morning) curates / hosts 'The Mosquito' her free, Fast and Furious monthly variety show with stand-ups, sit-downs and music at the Dixon Place Lounge on Manhattan's Lower East Side on Monday, June 12th at 7:30pm. (more...)

Jay Mohr, Brett Davern & More to Star in Crackle Original Movie PARTY BOAT
by TV News Desk - May 25, 2017

Crackle, Sony Pictures Television Networks' free, ad supported streaming network, today announced PARTY BOAT, their next original movie starring Brett Davern ('Awkward', 'Chosen') and Katie Leclerc (more...)

Neil Simon & Anton Chekhov's THE GOOD DOCTOR Opens 6/16 at Little Fish Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2017

Little Fish Theatre is excited to present The Good Doctor as its fourth production of 2017. This series of short plays is written by Tony, Emmy, and Pulitzer Prize winning writer Neil Simon, and is based on short stories and other works by acclaimed playwright Anton Chekhov. James Rice, long-time Little Fish Theatre Company Member, directs this evening of scenes, all of which are humorous, heartwarming, and strikingly human.   (more...)

BWW Review: Lots of Heart and Laughs at American Stage in the Park's HAIRSPRAY
by Peter Nason - May 2, 2017

Allyson Pace brilliantly inhabits the role of Tracy Turnblad in this sure-footed, fun, energetic production of the iconic musical. (more...)

THE MAN-BEAST, WOMEN IN JEOPARDY and More Slated for First Folio Theatre's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2017

In its 22nd season, First Folio Theatre (Mayslake Peabody Estate, 31st St. & Rt. 83.) is delighted to present a chilling, humorous and thought-provoking 2017-2018 season. (more...)

Baroque Theatre Company Brings COMEDY TRIPLE BILL to Swindon Arts Centre
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

The much-loved and acclaimed Baroque Theatre Company will soon embark on their forthcoming summer tour which will see them perform a Comedy Triple Bill in a staggering 28 venues across England opening Friday 5th May 2017 - Sunday 30th July 2017. (more...)

Lowry's Spotlight Theater Company Begins its 20th Season with BUYER & CELLAR
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

Started in 1998, Spotlight Theatre Company begins its 20th season this October. After beginning in Westminster, they made their home in the quaint 70 seat theatre in the West Colfax E-vents Center located in the heart of Lakewood and in 2008 made the move to Old Towne Lowry to the John Hand Theater in Colorado Free University. (more...)

Blue Willow Systems CEO To Speak At Argentum 'Fast And Furious'Technology Presentations May 3rd In Nashville, TN
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

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Baroque Theatre Company Announces National Summer Tour 2017
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2017

The much-loved and acclaimed Baroque Theatre Company today announce their exciting summer tour  which will see them perform a Comedy Triple Bill in a staggering 28 venues across England opening Friday 5th May 2017 -  Sunday 30th July 2017. (more...)

Nancy Giles Continues THE MOSQUITO Variety Show at Dixon Place Lounge
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2017

Actress and Emmy award-winning commentator Nancy Giles (CBS News Sunday Morning) curates / hosts 'The Mosquito' her free, Fast and Furious monthly variety show with storytelling, stand-ups, sit-downs and music at the Dixon Place Lounge on Manhattan's Lower East Side on Monday, March 13, 2017 at 7:30pm. (more...)

ViewLift Scores in Sports Streaming
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

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Smuin's Annual Gala Celebrates 23rd Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2017

Leaders in the arts and civic communities packed The Galleria for what became a sizzling evening celebrating one of the nation's most innovative and entertaining arts organizations at Smuin's Annual Gala. Co-chairs Patti and Jerry Hume, and Athena and John Konstin hosted the sparkling event, starring the Smuin dancers. The festive evening included a cocktail reception on the center's terrace, after which guests were seated on the main floor for a delectable dinner catered by McCall's with wines by Grgich Hills Estate. The Smuin dancers hit the stage, performing dazzling works created by Val Caniparoli and Michael Smuin that brought down the house. Held Sunday, March 19 at The Galleria at the San Francisco Design Center, the Gala raised more than $455,000, setting a new record for funds raised in support of Smuin's spectacular programming. (more...)

Kumu Kahua Theatre Presents Two One-Act Comedies About Being Out
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2017

Kumu Kahua Theatre will present two clever and rancorous comedies in the production: Black Fa**ot and Pu**y. Through strong male and female voices, these poignant one-act plays allow you to eavesdrop on monologues and scenes that illustrate a broad spectrum of Pacific Islander individuals experiencing non-heterosexuality. (more...)

Ford's Theatre Sets Records with 2016-17, Featuring COME FROM AWAY and More
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2017

Ford's Theatre Society announced that it set revenue and attendance records with its 2016-2017 theatrical season, which included the musicals Come From Away and Ragtime, productions of A Christmas Carol and Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? and the one-act play One Destiny. More than 153,000 patrons attended performances, and ticket sales brought in more than $6 million, making 2016-2017 the highest attended and highest grossing theatrical season in Ford's Theatre history. (more...)

Independent Shakespeare Co. presents MEASURE FOR MEASURE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2017

This summer take a trip to a decadent Vienna as INDEPENDENT SHAKESPEARE CO. opens the season with the wild and wonderful MEASURE FOR MEASURE. The plot twists come Fast and Furious in this production that is equal parts screwball romantic comedy and deliciously dark social satire.  MEASURE FOR MEASURE, directed by Independent Shakespeare Co.'s Artistic Director, Melissa Chalsma, will begin previews at THE GRIFFITH PARK FREE SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL on Saturday, June 24 at 7pm and will open on Saturday, July 1 at 7:00pm and perform through Sunday, July 22 at the Old Zoo in Griffith Park.  All ISC Summer Shakespeare productions are FREE to the public!  MEASURE FOR MEASURE is the first of two productions being presented at this year's GRIFFITH PARK FREE SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL. THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA will play July 29 - September 3. (more...)

Psychological Thriller DITCH PARTY Aims to Promote Non-Violence
by Movies News Desk - Jun 4, 2017

A trio of American moving picture entertainment companies -- Entangled Entertainment, Hourglass Pictures, One Take Films -- behind the newly released indie psychological thriller DITCH PARTY venture where many other films do not. (more...)

Alexa Friedman Releases Dystopian Steampunk Inspired Music Video for 'Enraptured'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2017

Alexa Friedman isn't your average aspirational pop star. While most young artists want to sing and dance, they ultimately can't get past their own youthfulness and inexperience. (more...)

FOX News Channel Signs Congressman Jason Chaffetz to Contributor Role
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2017

FOX News Channel (FNC) has signed soon-to-be former Congressman Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) to a contributor role. In this role he will offer political analysis across FNC and FOX Business Network's (FBN) daytime and primetime programming. He will begin on July 1st. (more...)

Universal Studios Hollywood Introduces FlexPay, An Easy, Online Exclusive, Monthly Payment Option for Annual Pass Purchases
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2017

Universal Studios Hollywood introduces FlexPay, inviting guests to purchase any one of its Silver, Gold or Platinum Annual Passes with the ease of all-new, low monthly payment options. (more...)

Baroque Theatre Company Brings COMEDY TRIPLE BILL to Swindon Arts Centre Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2017

The much-loved and acclaimed Baroque Theatre Company have now embarked on their summer tour which will see them perform a Comedy Triple Bill in a staggering 28 venues across England. The tour, which opened on Friday 5th May, continues until Sunday 30th July 2017. (more...)

Long Beach Playhouse to Present 7th Annual PLAYHOUSE RADIO HOUR
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2017

On June 16 at 6:00 P.M., the Long Beach Playhouse will present the seventh annual Long Beach Playhouse Radio Hour at the offices of Keesal Young and Logan. This truly unique event is a fundraiser for the Playhouse which, at 88 years, is one of the city's oldest arts organizations. (more...)

Alexa Friedman Releases Dystopian Steampunk Inspired Music Video for 'Enraptured'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2017

Alexa Friedman isn't your average aspirational pop star. While most young artists want to sing and dance, they ultimately can't get past their own youthfulness and inexperience. (more...)

SPAMILTON Welcomes Chicagoan Becca Brown as New Female Star
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

'Spamilton,' the critically acclaimed parody of 'Hamilton,' welcomes Chicago actor Becca Brown to the production as the new female star. (more...)

Empire State Building And iHeartHedia Premiere New Music-To-Light Show Featuring The King Of Bachata Romeo Santos
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2017

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Photo Flash: Independent Shakespeare Co Invites Audiences to Vienna in MEASURE FOR MEASURE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2017

This summer take a trip to a decadent Vienna as INDEPENDENT SHAKESPEARE CO. opens the season with the wild and wonderful MEASURE FOR MEASURE. The plot twists come Fast and Furious in this production that is equal parts screwball romantic comedy and deliciously dark social satire. (more...)

NJPAC Presents TANGO BUENOS AIRES this October
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2017

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents an evening with Tango Buenos Aires: The Spirit of Argentina.  (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Crackle's New Original Movie PARTY BOAT, Premiering 8/24
by TV News Desk - Jul 18, 2017

Crackle, Sony Pictures Television Networks' free, ad supported streaming network, has set a date for its new original movie, PARTY BOAT, to premiere Thursday, August 24, with an exclusive debut on PlayStation(R) two days ahead of the network release on Tuesday, August 22. C (more...)

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/14 - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, HOOD, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage - Jul 14, 2017

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, HOOD, PIPPIN, and more! (more...)

BWW Review: SOMETHING ROTTEN! is a Musical Lover's Delight
by Misha Davenport - Jul 13, 2017

BWW Review: SOMETHING ROTTEN! is a Musical Lover's Delight (more...)

Chicago Counterpoint TV back with Special Host matrimonial attorney James Hagler
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2017

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Fast and Furious French Farce BOEING BOEING Flying Into Little Fish Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2017

Little Fish Theatre is excited to announce the 7th show of its 2017 season, the madcap French farce Boeing Boeing, written by Marc Camoletti and translated by Beverly Cross and Francis Evans. (more...)

NJPAC Welcomes TANGO BUENOS AIRES this October
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents an evening with Tango Buenos Aires: The Spirit of Argentina. Direct from Buenos Aires, this sensual, soulful performance brings together an expert company of musicians, vocalists and dancers in a passionate celebration of the Argentinian tango and the most prominent figure in its history, French-Argentine singer, songwriter and composer Carlos Gardel. (more...)

Tickets are on Sale for 'Halloween Horror Nights' at Universal Studios Hollywood
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2017

Tickets are now on sale for "Halloween Horror Nights" at Universal Studios Hollywood, Southern California's most extreme and intensely immersive Halloween event, which kicks off on Friday, September 15 and continues on select nights through Saturday, November 4, 2017. (more...)

Opera Philadelphia to Premiere Chamber Opera ELIZABETH CREE at O17
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2017

This September, highlighting O17 - the first edition of its game-changing new annual season-opening festival - Opera Philadelphia presents the world premiere of Elizabeth Cree in collaboration with London's Hackney Empire (Sep 14-23). (more...)

Little Radical Theatrics Announces Full 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2017

Little Radical Theatrics, Inc. (Fatima Viegas, Executive Producer) is announcing the first scheduled production of its 2018 season. (more...)

Little Radical Theatrics Proudly Announces its Spring 2018 Production
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Little Radical Theatrics, Inc. (Fatima Viegas, Executive Producer) is proud to announce our first kids/teens only musical for its 2018 spring production! (more...)

El Rey Network to Air Legendary 'Baja Desert Championship BAJA 500, 8/6
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2017

El Rey Network's adrenaline charged premiere of 'Baja Desert Championship: Baja 500' will air on Sunday, August 6 th at 5:00pm et. (more...)

Theatre In The Heights presents BOEING BOEING
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2017

This 1960's French farce adapted for the English-speaking stage features self-styled Parisian lothario Bernard (Ryan Boyd), who has Italian (Toody Lawrence), German (Vanessa Voetsch), and American (Leah Finity) fiancees, each beautiful airline hostesses with frequent 'layovers.' He keeps 'one up, one down and one pending' at all times, relying on the published airline schedules to keep things straight, much to the dismay of his beleagured maid, Berthe (Gwen Conklin), who does her best to keep up with all the arrivals and departures.  (more...)

Fort Worth Opera Announces Details of Festival
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2017

Fort Worth Opera (FWOpera) announced today details of the company's full line-up of thrilling productions scheduled to take the stage during the 2018 season, running April 27 – May 13. In 2018, the company will offer opera lovers an entirely new Festival experience with the first production of Richard Wagner's magnificent fantasy opera Das Rheingold; Gaetano Donizetti's hysterical bel canto gem, Don Pasquale; and composer Astor Piazzolla's genre-defying tango opera, María de Buenos Aires. The Festival will also usher in the sixth year of Fort Worth Opera's critically-lauded new works showcase, Frontiers, featuring eight unpublished operas from some of the most talented composers and librettists in the 21st-century. (more...)

Review Roundup: Vin Diesel Stars in Action Thriller xXx: RETURN OF XANDER CAGE
by Movies News Desk - Apr 4, 2017

xXx: RETURN OF XANDER CAGE x-plodes on 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and On Demand May 16, 2017 from Paramount Home Media Distribution. Let's see what the critics have to say! (more...)

TANGO BUENOS AIRES: The Spirit of Argentina Comes to NJPAC This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2017

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents an evening with Tango Buenos Aires: The Spirit of Argentina. Direct from Buenos Aires, this sensual, soulful performance brings together an expert company of musicians, vocalists and dancers in a passionate celebration of the Argentinian tango and the most prominent figure in its history, French-Argentine singer, songwriter and composer Carlos Gardel. (more...)

Nancy Giles Hosts Monthly Comedy Show THE MOSQUITO Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2017

Actress and Emmy award-winning commentator Nancy Giles (CBS NewsSunday Morning) curates / hosts 'The Mosquito' her free,  fast  and furious monthly variety show with storytelling, stand-ups, sit-downs and music at the Dixon Place Lounge on Manhattan's Lower East Side on Monday, April 10,2017 at 7:30pm. (more...)

FAST & FURIOUS Franchise to Receive Generation Award at 2017 MTV MOVIE & TV AWARDS
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2017

MTV today announced that FAST & FURIOUS , one of the most popular and enduring motion-picture franchises of all time, will receive the Generation Award at the 2017 MTV MOVIE & TV AWARDS (more...)

Velocity Premieres All-New Original Series SPEED IS THE NEW BLACK, 5/24
by TV News Desk - Apr 27, 2017

Velocity is satisfying its audience's need for speed this spring with the premiere of the all new original series SPEED IS THE NEW BLACK. (more...)

Nancy Giles to Return to Dixon Place with Storytelling Variety Show THE MOSQUITO
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017

Actress and Emmy Award-winning commentator Nancy Giles (CBS News Sunday Morning) curates / hosts 'The Mosquito' her free, Fast and Furious monthly variety show with storytelling, stand-ups, sit-downs and music at the Dixon Place Lounge on Manhattan's Lower East Side on Monday, May 8,2017 at 7:30pm. (more...)

BWW Review: THE PRODUCERS at Pollard Theatre Company is Not to be Missed
by Robert Barossi - Apr 16, 2017

It's never a good idea to say that anything is a sure thing. On the other hand, when the creative team behind the Broadway smash The Producers put the show together, it must have seemed just a little bit like it could be a sure thing. You had the comic genius of Mel Brooks creating a musical based on his own hysterical movie, with the help of other Broadway heavy hitters like Susan Stroman, who directed and choreographed the original production, as well as major stars like Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick. The show went on to become one of the biggest hits in modern  Broadway memory and the current production at the Pollard Theatre loses none of what made the original such an enormous success. (more...)

Farmington Players Present Hit Musical Comedy SPAMALOT
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2017

"At its heart Spamalot is about the pursuit of happiness-how to find your GRAIL in life - which is something everyone can relate to." That's how director Tony Targan describes the hit Broadway musical comedy that will end the Farmington Players season, providing loads of laughter. (more...)

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