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Casting Announced for B and VICTORY CONDITION at the Royal Court
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

Aimee-Ffion Edwards, Paul Kaye, Sarah Niles and Danusia Samal have been cast in B by Guillermo Calderon translated by William Gregory and directed by Royal Court Associate Director (International) Sam Pritchard. (more...)

Long Beach Opera Presents THE CONSUL at the Centinela Center for the Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

On October 14, 20 and 22, Long Beach Opera (LBO) will present three performances of The Consul with music and libretto by Gian Carlo Menotti, and starring Patricia Racette, making her Long Beach Opera debut at the Centinela Valley Center for the Arts, Lawndale. (more...)

JOYCE KOZLOFF: GIRLHOOD to Open This Fall at DC Moore Gallery
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

This October, DC Moore Gallery presents, Joyce Kozloff: Girlhood, an exhibition that unites the artist's ongoing mixed media cartographic art with recently unearthed childhood drawings. (more...)

Robert Longo's 'Pledges of Allegiance' Flag Raised by 10 Institutions Nationwide
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Creative Time has announced the hoisting of the fourth public artwork in the Pledges of Allegiance series, Untitled (Dividing Time), by artist Robert Longo, which will be raised today, September 13. (more...)

Casting Announced for the Lyric Hammersmith's Panto JACK AND THE BEANSTALK
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

The Lyric Hammersmith today announces casting for its Christmas panto, Jack and the Beanstalk. With plenty of magic beans, a loveable cow, an enormous beanstalk, a gigantic giant and a massive adventure, this year's panto looks set to be the biggest ever. (more...)

Ars Lyrica Wraps up its 2016-17 Season with a Fantastical Finale
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2017

Performed in Zilkha Hall at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts on May 21st at 6:00 p.m., DON QUIXOTE'S EXCELLENT ADVENTURES winds up the Ars Lyrica 2016/2017 season with a whimsical Baroque program inspired by the figure of the Ingenious Gentleman of La Mancha. (more...)

Goya Foods Launches 'Better for You' Product Line
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2017

Goya Foods, America's largest Hispanic-owned food company, launches the 'Better for You' product line, categorizing its current product portfolio in addition to new Goya products. The line features over 300 products with over 40 variations of low sodium and organic beans, organic olive oil, organic rice, brown rice, quinoa, chia, amaranth, frozen vegetables, fruits, coconut water, diet beverages, and low sodium condiments. (more...)

Ellen McDougall Announces Inaugural Season as Artistic Director of Gate Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2017

Ellen McDougall announces her inaugural season as Artistic Director of the Gate Theatre, running from June 2017 to June 2018, comprising five full productions, and a one-day takeover of local Notting Hill festival InTRANSIT. (more...)

National Puerto Rican Day Parade Celebrates 60 Years of Cultural Legacy with Legendary Honorees
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2017

In a press conference held today at the One World Observatory at the top of One World Trade Center (the Freedom Tower), Lorraine Cortes-Vazquez, Chairperson of the National Puerto Rican Day Parade (NPRDP), alongside members of the Parade's Board of Directors, announced plans for the 2017 Parade, its 60th Anniversary celebration on Sunday, June 11. (more...)

Theatre by the Lake Announces Two-Company Ensemble for Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2017

Artistic Director Conrad Lynch today announces the ensemble for the Theatre by the Lake's Summer Season - the first time the theatre has featured two-companies. They will perform over 5 productions in rep - After the Dance, As You Like It, Miss Julie, Handbagged and Remarkable Invisible - in both the theatre's spaces. (more...)

4th Edition of The Americas Film Festival of New York to Open 6/8
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2017

The fourth edition of The Americas Film Festival of New York (TAFFNY), June 8-16, 2017, showcases feature films in fiction and documentary as well as shorts and animations that represent the rich diversity of cultures, languages and stories of the Americas. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Ray Romano & Chris O'Dowd Star in EPIX Original Series GET SHORTY
by TV News Desk - May 25, 2017

Today, EPIX released a first trailer for the original series GET SHORTY, starring Ray Romano and Chris O'Dowd. The series premieres Sunday, August 13 @ 10:00 PM. Get a first look below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look - Ray Romano, Chris O'Dowd Star in EPIX Original Series GET SHORTY
by TV News Desk - May 16, 2017

Premium cable network EPIX® has set the premiere date for its original series GET SHORTY. The 10-episode dark comedy from MGM Television, based in part on the 1990 best-selling novel of the same name by Elmore Leonard, will debut on EPIX Sunday, August 13 at 10:00PM ET/PT, 9:00PM CT. (more...)

Award-Winning Comedian, Rita Rudner, Returns to Feinstein's at the Nikko Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2017

Following a sold-out engagement in 2015, Feinstein's at the Nikko is thrilled to welcome back award-winning comedian and New York Times best-selling author, Rita Rudner, for two performances only - Friday, April 28 (8 p.m.) and Saturday, April 29 (7 p.m.). Beloved around the country for her endless wit, Rudner will perform a night of hilarious comedy guaranteed to keep audiences laughing until their sides hurt! Tickets for Rita Rudner range in price from$40 - $60 and are on-sale now and available by calling 866.663.1063 or visitingwww.ticketfly.com.   (more...)

Lyric Hammersmith Announces New Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2017

The Lyric Hammersmith has announced its new season running May 2017 to January 2018 including three major new productions: a UK premiere, a new adaptation of a classic and the return of the now traditional Lyric pantomime. (more...)

Pacific Symphony Presents THE MAGIC OF CHOPIN With Pianist Louie Lortie, 4/27-29
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Viva la France! For Pacific Symphony's upcoming concert, two of the brightest French-Canadian classical music stars—celebrated pianist Louis Lortie and acclaimed guest conductor Jean-Marie Zeitouni—perform a program inspired by the spirit of France with music by Mozart, Chopin, Debussy and Ravel. (more...)

Naked Beneath My Clothes! Funny Lady Rita Rudner Returns To The McCallum
by David Green - Mar 28, 2017

The McCallum Theatre welcomes the return of Rita Rudner on Friday, April 7, at 8:00pm. Known for her thought provoking one-liners and her observations on everyday life, Rita keeps it real talking about the things that amuse her.  A house-filling favorite in Las Vegas since she opened as one of the hottest tickets in town in June 2000, Rita Rudner is known for her epigrammatic one-liners. Over the course of a fourteen year run and 2,000 plus shows, she has sold one and a half million tickets and become the longest-running solo comedy show in the history of Las Vegas. She has been named Las Vegas's Comedian of the Year nine years in a row and, in 2006, received The Nevada Ballet's Woman of the Year Award. (more...)

LA LLAMADA se estrenará en cines el 29 de septiembre
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Mar 23, 2017

La adaptacion cinematografica de LA LLAMADA, de Javier Calvo y Javier Ambrossi, llegara a la gran pantalla de la mano de DeAPlaneta el 29 de septiembre (more...)

Penelope Cruz Cast as Donatella Versace in FX's VERSACE: AMERICAN CRIME STORY
by TV News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

Academy Award(R) winning actress Penélope Cruz has been cast to play Donatella Versace, the sister of murdered fashion designer Gianni Versace, in VERSACE: AMERICAN CRIME STORY. (more...)

Manuel Ocampo Returns to Los Angeles with First Los Angeles Exhibit of New Work in Ten Years
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

Coagula Curatorial is pleased to present Monument To The Pathetic Sublime, featuring internationally renowned artist Manuel Ocampo in his first Los Angeles exhibition in ten years. In this two-artist exhibit, Ocampo partners with Madrid-based artist Irene-Irein a series of new works which attempt to bring the dark humor and critical eye of Goya back into our contemporary consciousness through the use and appropriation of his critical imagery from his print portfolio Los Caprichos (1797-1798). (more...)

MI ÚLTIMA NOCHE CON SARA prorroga hasta el 11 de abril
by Felipe Velasco - Mar 2, 2017

Tras su estreno el pasado dia 24 de enero MI ÚLTIMA NOCHE CON SARA prorroga y seguira con representaciones cada martes a las 20.30 horas en el Teatro Rialto de la Gran Via madrileña hasta el 11 de abril. (more...)

USHCC Welcomes Robert Unanue, President and CEO of Goya Foods to Board of Directors
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2017

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Royal Court Theatre Announces BODIES Cast
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2017

Lorna Brown, Brian Ferguson, Philip Goldacre, Salma Hoque, Justine Mitchell and Hannah Rae have been cast in Vivienne Franzmann's Bodies directed by Jude Christian. (more...)

Sono Luminus Releases Terry Riley's Dark Queen Mantra for Del Sol Quartet and Gyan Riley
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

Sono Luminus announces the August 25, 2017 worldwide release of Dark Queen Mantra, a new recording from Del Sol String Quartet featuring new music by Terry Riley and Stefano Scodanibbio. (more...)

VIDEO: EPIX Releases Sneak Peek from New Series GET SHORTY
by TV News Desk - Jun 19, 2017

Based in part on the 1990 Elmore Leonard novel of the same name, the 10-episode original series follows Miles Daly (O'Dowd), a hitman from Nevada who tries to become a movie producer in Hollywood as a means to leave his criminal past behind and win back his recently-estranged family.  There, he meets Rick Moreweather (Romano), a washed up producer of low quality films who is desperately hanging on to the rungs of Hollywood relevancy and begrudgingly becomes Miles' partner and guide through the maze of show business.  See a special sneak peek from the new series below! (more...)

BWW REVIEW: Jim Brochu Returns With Drama Desk-Winning Mostel Tribute ZERO HOUR
by Michael Dale - Jun 19, 2017

When playwright/actor Jim Brochu was announced as the 2010 Drama Desk Outstanding Solo Performance Award winner for his loving tribute to the great Zero Mostel, ZERO HOUR, circumstances of the evening set up an opportunity for him to open his acceptance speech with an incredibly funny, totally filthy line involving something Mitzi Gaynor supposedly told him to do. (more...)

The Galician Cinema and Food Festival Returns to New York City, from June 27 through June 30
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2017

For the third consecutive year, The Galician Cinema and Food Festival ('GC&FF') will be held from June 27 through June 30, 2017 in New York City at the Instituto Cervantes. This year, GC&FF is honored to welcome Ivan Dominguez, the first Galician Michelin StarChef, who is one of the nine founding members of the elite Galician culinary group 'Nove Grupo Gastronómico'. Dominguez also participated in the 11th Annual StarChefs International Chefs Congress where he shared the stage with another top chef from Spain, Elena Arzak. This will be the first time Dominguez will perform in front of a New York audience, preparing some of the best delicacies of the new Atlantic cuisine. (more...)

Gate Theatre Announces New Associates and Full Line-up for Intransit Festival Takeover
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2017

Following the recent announcement of her inaugural season as Artistic Director of Gate Theatre, Ellen McDougall today announces two new Associates joining the Gate - Jude Christian, and Anthony Simpson-Pike. Former Associate Director Lynette Linton also re-joins the team as Director of the Young Associates programme. (more...)

NOMINADAS, cuatro actrices enfrentadas en una comedia musical acústica
by Roberto Rodrguez - Jun 1, 2017

A partir del próximo 16 de junio, el madrileño teatro La Encina acogerá la comedia musical NOMINADAS, en formato acústico y bajo la dirección de Quim Capdevila. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Trailer oficial de LA LLAMADA, la película
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Jul 24, 2017

Este fin de semana RTVE ha publicado el trailer de LA LLAMADA, la esperada adaptacion cinematografica del musical convertido en fenomeno protagonizada por Macarena Garcia, Anna Castillo, Belen Cuesta, Gracia Olayo, Richard Collins-Moore y dirigida por Javier Calvo y Javier Ambrossi. (more...)

Goya Foods Named Title Sponsor Of The 2017 New York International Salsa Congress
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2017

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Shared Experience Announces Tour of AS YOU LIKE IT and Artistic Associates
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2017

Shared Experience today announced its first national tour since Polly Teale's final production of Mermaid in 2015. A major new production of As You Like It directed by Kate Saxon, which opens tonight (11 July) at Theatre by the Lake, Keswick, embarks on a five-date tour to Richmond, Oxford, Worthing, Portsmouth and Letchworth in November 2017.  (more...)

Gema Castaño regresa con GEMA DE BROADWAY
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Feb 27, 2017

Gema Castaño rescatara su espectaculo GEMA DE BROADWAY el proximo 26 de mayo en el Teatro Marquina de Madrid, acompañada al piano por Pedro Arriero (more...)

Royal Court Theatre Announces New Play BODIES, Tickets Sales for B and VICTORY CONDITION, and Extra Shows for NUCLEAR WAR
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

Vivienne Franzmann returns to the Royal Court Theatre with BODIES, directed by Jude Christian premiering in the Jerwood Theatre Upstairs, Wednesday 05 July 2017 - Saturday 12 August 2017. (more...)

National Pork Board Teams Up with Award-Winning Chef Jose Mendin to Create the First-Ever Pork Burger at Burger Bash at the 2017 Food Network and Cooking Channel South Be
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

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The Public to Host Valentine's Day Memorial for Alumna Margaret Whitton
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2017

A memorial service for Margaret Whitton, longtime Public Theater actress and director, who was also a loyal and generous donor to the theater, will be held on Tuesday, February 14 at 3:00 p.m. at NYU's Skirball Center for the Performing Arts (566 LaGuardia Place). (more...)

The Public Hosts Valentine's Day Memorial for Alumna Margaret Whitton
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

A memorial service for Margaret Whitton, longtime Public Theater actress and director, who was also a loyal and generous donor to the theater, will be held today, February 14 at 3:00 p.m. at NYU's Skirball Center for the Performing Arts (566 LaGuardia Place). (more...)

British Museum Presents New Exhibit 'The Business of Prints'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

The British Museum has one of the greatest collections of prints in the world, and holds the UK's national collection. The majority of this collection, which totals more than two million prints, was made in the years before the invention of photography. (more...)

Robert Longo's American Bridge Project Launches Friday
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2017

The Hunter College Art Galleries and Department of Art & Art History are pleased to present a site-specific, monumental, political work by the legendary conceptual artist Robert Longo that will comprise his largest public artwork to date. (more...)

Site-Specific Work ROBERT LONGO: AMERICAN BRIDGE PROJECT Opens Tomorrow at Hunter College
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2017

The Hunter College Art Galleries and Department of Art & Art History present a site-specific, monumental, political work by the legendary conceptual artist Robert Longo that will comprise his largest public artwork to date. (more...)

Filmrise Acquires Exclusive English-Speaking Rights to Documentary THE FAMILY I HAD
by Movies News Desk - Aug 30, 2017

Brooklyn-based film and TV distributor FilmRise today announced that it has acquired from Dogwoof exclusive English language distribution rights around the world (excluding UK rights) to true crime documentary THE FAMILY I HAD. (more...)

Bouchra Ouizguen's CORBEAUX to Make New York Debut as Part of 2017 Crossing the Line Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2017

As part of the 2017 edition of its celebrated Crossing the Line Festival, the French Institute Alliance Francaise (FIAF), New York's premiere French cultural center, joins forces with the Brooklyn Museum, Abrons Arts Center, and Movement Research to co-present the New York Premiere of Moroccan choreographer Bouchra Ouizguen's site-specific Corbeaux (Crows), Saturday, September 30, and Sunday, October 1, in the Beaux-Arts Court of the Brooklyn Museum (more...)

BWW's On This Day - August 28, 2017
by - Aug 28, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on August 28 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Ensemble Espanol to Return to the Auditorium Theatre This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2017

Ensemble Español Spanish Dance Theater returns to the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University on Friday, October 6, with a new program that brilliantly blends flamenco, classical, contemporary, and traditional forms of dance. The company opens the Auditorium Theatre's 2017-18 'Made in Chicago' Dance Series. (more...)

I AM JANE DOE Screening and More Set for BabsonARTS This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2017

BabsonARTS announces its roster of programming for the fall of 2017, including a screening of I Am Jane Doe by Mary Mazzio and a range of visual and performing arts events. (more...)

The Biltmore Ball to Benefit the Coral Gables Community Foundation
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2017

The Coral Gables Community Foundation gala committee is looking to the pride of the City and -- the landmark Biltmore Hotel -- and the City's Spanish architectural roots as inspiration for the Gables' most anticipated and elegant annual affair. (more...)

Lesley Heller Workspace Announces September Exhibitions
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Lesley Heller Workspace has announced the openings for the September exhibitions! (more...)

Del Sol Quartet Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Whole Sol Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

Del Sol Quartet (Benjamin Kreith and Rick Shinozaki, violins; Charlton Lee, viola; Kathryn Bates, cello) celebrates its 25th anniversary with the Whole Sol Festival, November 16-18, 2017, at the Atrium Theater in the San Francisco War Memorial Veterans Building. (more...)

Washington Pavilion Celebrates SUPER 2ND SATURDAY 4/8
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2017

On April 8, the next Washington Pavilion Super 2nd Saturday is happening from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. On the second Saturday of each month, our Visual Arts and Kirby Science Discovery Centers feature new, educational and interactive experiences designed to engage people in hands-on and minds-on themed activities, demonstrations and projects above and beyond our everyday programming. (more...)

16th Annual Food Network & Cooking Channel Wine & Food Festival Raises $2 Million for Charity
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2017

More than 65,000 passionate fans and hospitality industry leaders descended upon South Florida in February for the 16 th annual Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival (SOBEWFF ), raising more than $2 million for the Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management at Florida International University (FIU). (more...)

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