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The 'Broadwaysted' Podcast Welcomes Social Media Expert, 'call and response' Podcast Host Felicia Fitzpatrick
by Broadwaysted - Sep 6, 2018

We're feeling #SuperStoked this week to be getting #Broadwaysted with the host of the 'call and response' podcast, new #FriendoftheShow Felicia Fitzpatrick! (more...)

Sam Shepard's CURSE OF THE STARVING CLASS Comes To The Baxter
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2018

Pulitzer prize-winning American playwright and actor Sam Shepard's family drama, Curse of the Starving Class, directed by Sylvaine Strike and starring an impressive cast, comes to the Baxter Flipside stage, for a limited season, from 15 to 27 October, at 7.30pm. (more...)

Jamie Jones & David Berrie Release New EP DOCTOR ZOUK
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2018

Hot Creations co-founder Jamie Jones has joined forces with New York's David Berrie for an electrifying two track release in the shape of the Doctor Zouk EP. The production is the result of a friendship spanning many years between the two producers, and is set for release on Friday, September 14th. (more...)

Metric's ART OF DOUBT Premieres On NPR Music's First Listen, Out 9/21 on MMI/Crystal Math
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2018

NPR Music's 'First Listen' is premiering Metric's new LP in its entirety, noting 'Without fully shedding Metric's synths - or brightening Haines' messaging, which remains awash in class critiques and accounts of troublesome human behavior - Art of Doubt is the sound of a band that's only reinvigorated by the arrival of its 20th anniversary.' Read/listen HERE. The band's seventh full-length album is out September 21 via MMI/Crystal Math Music and available now for digital pre-order HERE. (more...)

PRINZE, THE ONE-MAN SHOW Comes to Sheen Center
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2018

Legendary actor and comedian Freddie Prinze comes to life on stage when Frigid New York, in association with Prinze LLC., presents PRINZE: THE ONE-MAN SHOW. (more...)

The 'Broadwaysted' Podcast Welcomes Tony Nominee Rory O'Malley
by Broadwaysted - Oct 26, 2018

Happy Days are here again...and we mean Happy Days: A New Musical because we're thrilled to be sharing a laugh with Broadway and podcast star Rory O'Malley! We're pouring out LaCroix Sparkling Water and playing the episode-long game 'Turn it Off' while Rory spills about being consoled by a child during Billy Elliot, Josh Gad's snacks during the Tonys for The Book of Mormon, and trekking with his mother to an NYC 'Law & Order' location. (more...)

Orlando Fringe Announces Four New Board Members
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2018

Today, Orlando Fringe announced the appointment of four new members of their Board of Directors.  (more...)

Williamston Theatre Celebrates The Holiday Season With A HUNTING SHACK CHRISTMAS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2018

Mid-Michigan's award-winning professional theatre company, Williamston Theatre, located at 122 S. Putnam Street in downtown Williamston gets into the holiday spirit with the Michigan Premiere of A Hunting Shack Christmas by Jessica Lind Peterson. Performances for this hilarious yet heartwarming comedy begin Thursday, November 15 and run through Sunday, December 23. Tickets are now on sale. (more...)

Cooking Channel's November Highlights Include HOLIDAY COOKIE BUILDS, MAN FIRE FOOD, and More
by TV News Desk - Oct 2, 2018

Cooking Channel is serving up an exciting slate of new and returning shows this November, just in time for your holiday gathering. Brenda Nibley and Alisha Nuttall are friends and business partners who are known in Salt Lake City for transforming their clients' extravagant requests into edible works of art and now they are sharing their talents on a new season of Holiday Cookie Builds premiering Friday, November 9th at 10pmET/7pmPT. Just when the weather starts to cool down, Roger Mooking starts to heat up on a new season of Man Fire Food on Wednesday, November 28th at 9pmET/6pmPT. Also catch new episodes of The Best Thing I Ever Ate, Burgers, Brew & 'Que, Cheap Eats, Extreme Cake Makers, Food: Fact or Fiction?, Good Eats: Reloaded, Iron Chef, Late Nite Eats and Man's Greatest Food. CookingChannelTV.com is here to help you this Thanksgiving with delicious new recipes to share with family and friends. Join the Cooking Channel conversation on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. (more...)

The 'Broadwaysted' Podcast Welcomes THE VIEW UPSTAIRS and KPOP Composer Max Vernon
by Broadwaysted - Oct 19, 2018

This week the Broadwaysted crew is thrilled to be sitting down and sharing some laughs and some drinks with an exciting contemporary musical theatre composer, Max Vernon! (more...)

BWW Exclusive: Emerson College's Dr. Lee Pelton on Integrating Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at Broadway League Fall Forum
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2018

Over 100 members from 40 different markets attended The Broadway League's Audience Education and Engagement Fall Forum. Emerson College President, Dr. Lee Pelton, was this year's keynote speaker. The two day forum included a number of different topics including The Jimmy Awards, the Broadway Bridges program, program evaluations, technology & streaming and diversity. (more...)

BWW Reviews: HORROR SHOW Offers Both tricks and Treats for SNS audiences
by Paul Batterson - Oct 15, 2018

If you grew up in Columbus in the 80s, the movie THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW at the Graceland Theatre was a teenage rite of passage, much like White Castle runs, midnight rounds of Putt-Putt and Little Kings Cream Ale. (more...)

Tim Rushlow and His Big Band Announce 10 Show Holiday Residency At Rudy's Jazz Room In December
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2018

Rudy's Jazz Room and Hippie Radio are excited to present Tim Rushlow & His Big Band Classic Christmas for a 10-show holiday residency at the popular Nashville speakeasy in the Gulch on December 6, 7, 8, 14 and 15. Show times for each night are at 7:00PM and 9:30PM with both General Admission dinner and show tickets and special VIP dinner and show packages that include special gift bags, a meet-and-greet, and intimate pre-show performance with Rushlow. Tickets are available here. (more...)

Joe McElderry Returns To Wolverhampton In CLUB TROPICANA the Musical
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

Star casting is announced today for the world premiere of CLUB TROPICANA THE MUSICAL by Michael Gyngell, a summer adventure of love in the sun, with a soundtrack of smash-hit pop classics all performed live on stage at Wolverhampton Grand Theatre from Monday 29 April - Saturday 4 May 2019. (more...)

Barbican Theatre and Dance Programme January to June 2019 Announced
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

The Barbican today announces its full January to June 2019 Theatre and Dance programme. Tickets for the season go on sale to Barbican Members Plus on Wednesday 17 October, to Barbican Members on Friday 19 October and on general sale on Friday 26 October 2018. (more...)

St. George Theatre Announces First-Ever Classic Movie Series To Commemorate 90th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2018

The St. George Theatre announces its first-ever classic movie series for 2019 entitled "Better on the Big Screen".  Sponsored by Williams Eye Works and Borough Five Pictures, the series will present twelve iconic films on the theatre's "big screen" over the course of the year to commemorate the 90th anniversary of the historic former movie palace which opened in 1929.  (more...)

BWW's On This Day - November 11, 2018
by - Nov 11, 2018

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on November 11 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

The 'Broadwaysted' Podcast Welcomes HEAD OVER HEELS' Star Jeremy Kushnier
by Broadwaysted - Nov 11, 2018

This week's episode of Broadwaysted definitely rules because we're sitting down with Broadway star and the King in Head Over Heels Jeremy Kushnier! (more...)

Matt Oestreicher, Music Director For SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Releases 80's Pop Inspired Album DREAM THE WORLD NEW
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2018

Musician and Producer Matt Oestreicher recently found himself mired in a troubling paradox. While mentoring kids in his music program, he realized he was encouraging children to aspire high, but he wasn't pursuing his own dreams. Despite becoming an accomplished sideman musician, he had yet to fulfill his desire to record and release any of his work. (more...)

Join the Ride! The 13th Annual SADDLE UP L.A. Will Be Held 7/14
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2018

The Life Group LA will hold the 13th Annual SADDLE UP LA AIDS Fundraising Horse Ride in the beautiful hills of Glendale on Saturday, July 14, 2018.  Registration for the ride is now open. This fundraising event is open to the public and riders sign-up here: http://www.SaddleUpLA.org   There are 75 Horses are available on a first come, first serve basis. A horse is secured for you once your registration form is received and registration fee has been paid. (more...)

BWW Interview: Spencer Tunick & John Lotton Bare Body & Soul in New Provocaré Festival Program
by Brodie Turner - May 29, 2018

The sophomore Provocare Festival is returning to spice up the Melbourne winter with a program that will really knock you out of hibernation. Of course the talk of the town has been the thrilling return of American photographic artist Spencer Tunick, whose large-scale outdoor mass-attended nude artworks are renowned the world over. Broadway World got the chance to chat with Spencer and Provocare Festival director John Lotton about what's to come. (more...)

BWW Review: Baldwin Wallace Musical Theatre Class of '18 Showcases Their Talents in NY
by Roy Berko - May 18, 2018

Backstage.com's recent listing of the top Musical Theater Programs in the U.S. included such schools as Carnegie Mellon University, Conservatory of Music at University of Cincinnati, University of Michigan, Penn State University and Syracuse University. (more...)

The 'Broadwaysted' Podcast Celebrates 100 Episodes of Drunken Debauchery!
by Broadwaysted - May 17, 2018

'EXTRA! EXTRA! Hey look at the headline!' Broadwaysted, the hilarious and boozy podcast where hosts Bryan Plofsky, Kevin Jaeger, and Kimberly Schmidt drink and play games with the stars of NYC Theatre, is excited to celebrate the release of their 100th episode this week! The special, extended episode released on iTunes on Tuesday, May 15th features the debut of a brand new theme song, a redesigned logo, and special surprise congratulatory shout outs from an impressive list of #FriendsoftheShow. (more...)

Paines Plough Announces Full Programme For Roundabout At Summerhall 2018
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2018

Artistic Directors of Paines Plough James Grieve and George Perrin today revealed the full programme for ROUNDABOUT @ SUMMERHALL, kicking off at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe before a UK tour in Autumn 2018. (more...)

Emmy Award-Winning CNN Original Series 'United Shades of America with W. Kamau Bell' Returns for Season Three on 4/29
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2018

The critically-acclaimed, Emmy Award-winning CNN Original Series, United Shades of America with W. Kamau Bell, returns for its third season on Sunday, April 29, at 10:15 p.m. ET/PT, following the super-sized season 11 premiere of Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown. The eight-episode docuseries follows sociopolitical comedian W. Kamau Bell as he explores communities across the country, using humor to start a conversation about race and how our differences unite and divide us. (more...)

'Broadwaysted' Podcast Welcomes Another Amazing Newsie, Ryan Breslin
by Broadwaysted - Mar 26, 2018

When it comes to Newsies, we've 'Gotta Catch 'Em All' so this week we're thrilled to be joined by the amazing and talented Ryan Breslin! We're pouring out Bribon Tequila & Grapefruit and Hudson Baby Bourbon while we chat about our recent Escape to Margaritaville, Ryan's dream to create a Ben Folds jukebox musical, and Ryan's experience dancing in Hollywood with Channing Tatum. 'Uncle Bres' educates us on Hip Hop, spills about being shrunk and placed in Jackie Hoffman's purse, and tells us about his shoe box full of 'Stage Door Stories' memorabilia. (more...)

Photo Flash: Andre De Shields, Marta Sanders, Peter And Will Anderson, Shemekia Copeland And More Among 2018 Bistro Award Recipients
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2018

Tony Award winning choreographer and director George Faison (The Wiz) presented Andre De Shields, a two-time Tony nominee, Drama Desk nominee, Emmy winner and multi-Audelco Award and Outer Critics Circle Award winner, with the 2018 Bob Harrington Lifetime Achievement Award at the 33rd Annual Bistro Awards Gala, held at Gotham Comedy Club in New York on March 12th. De Shields received the Bistro Awards' highest honor for his five decades of stage and nightclub accomplishments. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 3/20/2018
by BWW - Mar 20, 2018

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/20/2018 for Los Angeles (more...)

Utah Symphony Announces 2018 Deer Valley Music Festival Summer Lineup And 15th Anniversary Celebrations
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2018

Utah Symphony | Utah Opera today announced its lineup for the 2018 Deer Valley Music Festival in addition to its plans to celebrate its 15th year of calling Park City, Utah its summer home. Highlights of the six-week, 17-concert music festival, which begins on June 30, 2018 and runs through August 11, 2018, include Utah Symphony performances with Emmy and Tony Award-winning Broadway star Kristin Chenoweth, folk-rock singer-songwriter Amos Lee, 14-time Grammy Award-winner Ricky Skaggs, and Grammy Award-winner Rick Springfield; music of John Williams with scores from some of Hollywood's biggest blockbuster movies; Broadway vocalists and show tunes honoring Andrew Lloyd Webber and Stephen Sondheim musicals; tributes to Swedish pop sensation ABBA, Pink Floyd and the music of the 1970s and '80s; Disney in Concert "A Silly Symphony Celebration" with scenes from some of Disney's earliest colorful cartoons playing on giant screens; and the perennial favorite, "1812 Overture" with live cannon fire on the hillside provided by Cannoneers of the Wasatch. (more...)

VIDEO: Watch Darren Criss and Ellen Play 'Heads Up' on THE ELLEN SHOW
by TV News Desk - Jun 7, 2018

Ellen tested Darren Criss' accents and impersonation skills with a round of 'Heads Up' on The Ellen Show! (more...)

BWW Previews: Read a Special Excerpt from RAINY DAY FRIENDS by Jill Shalvis!
by Bonnie Lynn Wagner - Jun 28, 2018

Last year, BroadwayWorld treated readers to a special excerpt of LOST AND FOUND SISTERS, the first book in the new series Wildstone from New York Times Best Selling Author Jill Shalvis. Last month, we brought you a sneak peek at recently released novella THE GOOD LUCK SISTER. Today, we're giving you yet ANOTHER treat: A first look at RAINY DAY FRIENDS, the brand-new book in the Wildstone series. The book debuted June 19th from William Morrow // HarperCollins, and the publisher was nice enough to treat BroadwayWorld readers to another special excerpt! (more...)

Cast Announced For STEPPING OUT By Richard Harris at the Jack Studio Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2018

Christina Meehan Heads Up a stellar cast for the Brockley Jack premiere of Richard Harris' hit comedy Stepping Out. (more...)

Cast Announced For STEPPING OUT By Richard Harris at the Jack Studio Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2018

Christina Meehan Heads Up a stellar cast for the Brockley Jack premiere of Richard Harris' hit comedy Stepping Out. (more...)

Williamston Theatre Announces Lucky Season 13
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2018

The Williamston Theater, mid-Michigan's award winning professional theatre company located at 122 S. Putnam in downtown Williamston, celebrates Lucky Season 13 by continuing to bring unique theatrical experiences with two World Premieres, two Michigan Premieres, a Pulitzer Prize Winner, and a co-production with our friends at Tipping Point Theatre.  The 2018-2019 Season will include: Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson, A Hunting Shack Christmas by Jessica Lind Peterson, To Quiet the Quiet by Christy Hall, The Gin Game by D.L. Coburn, New Releases by Joseph Zettelmaier and Popcorn Falls by James Hindman. (more...)

CPT Announces 2018/2019 Fellows, Including National New Play Network Producer In Residence Award
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2018

Cleveland Public Theatre (CPT)'s Executive Artistic Director Raymond Bobgan is proud to announce the selection of four Northeast Ohio-based artists for 2018/2019 Season artistic fellowships, including a 2018/2019 National New Play Network (NNPN) Producer in Residence grant for emerging theatre-maker India Nicole Burton. CPT's 2018/2019 Fellowships include the Joan Yellen Horvitz Director Fellowship, the Kulas Foundation Theatre Composer Initiative, and the Nord Family Foundation Catapult Fellowship. (more...)

National New Play Network Announces 2018-19 Awardees
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2018

National New Play Network, the country's alliance of professional theaters that collaborate in innovative ways to develop, produce, and extend the life of new plays, announces its 2018-19 grant recipients, including the 2018 Smith Prize for Political Theatre, six Producer Residencies, and five Collaboration Fund awards that will support partnerships between multiple Member Theaters, playwrights, and other theater makers in various projects. (more...)

The 'Broadwaysted' Podcast Welcomes BE MORE CHILL Composer Joe Iconis and Producer Jennifer Ashley Tepper
by Broadwaysted - Jul 18, 2018

It's been a brutally hot summer lately, but this week we're so excited to Be More Chill with the talented and fabulous Joe Iconis and Jennifer Ashley Tepper! We're being fancy and pouring out Manhattans with our favorite Hudson Manhattan Rye Whiskey...well, we aren't pouring them out; they're being made for us by Guest Bartender and Be More Chill Musical Director Emily Marshall! Joe and Jennifer spill about Be More Chill's journey from regional premiere to Tumblr/Spotify Domination to it's highly-anticipated NYC premiere. (more...)

Metric to Release New Album September 21 + Tour with Smashing Pumpkins
by TV News Desk - Jul 17, 2018

Critically acclaimed Canadian group Metric is set for the release of their seventh full-length studio album September 21 via MMI/Crystal Math Music. In anticipation of the forthcoming record, NPR's “All Songs Considered” is premiering the video for the album track “Dark Saturday.” NPR Music raves, “XXXX.” Watch the video—directed by long time Metric collaborator Justin Broadbent—via NPR and share it athttps://metric.lnk.to/DarkSaturdayvideo. “Dark Saturday” is now available everywhere athttps://metric.lnk.to/darksaturday and the forthcoming record is available for pre-order athttps://ilovemetricstore.com/. (more...)

Photo Flash: L-E-V - Love Chapter 2 At Sadler's Wells
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2018

Following her guest artistic direction of NYDC, Sadler's Wells' newest Associate Artist Sharon Eyal brings L-E-V, the Israeli company that she Heads Up alongside Gai Behar, in its first reappearance since its Sadler's Wells Debut in 2016. (more...)

Join the Ride! The 13th Annual SADDLE UP L.A. Will Be Held Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2018

The Life Group LA will hold the 13th Annual SADDLE UP LA AIDS Fundraising Horse Ride in the beautiful hills of Glendale today, July 14, 2018.  Registration for the ride is now open. This fundraising event is open to the public and riders sign-up here: http://www.SaddleUpLA.org   There are 75 Horses are available on a first come, first serve basis. A horse is secured for you once your registration form is received and registration fee has been paid. (more...)

BWW Review: LITTLE WOMEN - THE MUSICAL at Logos Theatre
by Neil Shurley - Aug 5, 2018

Little Women, the musical, boosted by charming performances and strong voices. (more...)

Cooking Channel Announces September Highlights
by TV News Desk - Aug 3, 2018

Cooking Channel is on the road this September with culinary adventures for every taste. Michael Symon makes another stop on his summer food tour on an all-new episode of Burgers, Brew & 'Que on Tuesday, September 4th at 9pmET/6pmPT. Then, Damaris Phillips and Rutledge Wood share southern delicacies of New Orleans on the season finale of Southern and Hungry Monday, September 17th at 9pmET/6pmPT. (more...)

A WINEMAKER'S SPIRITUAL JOURNEY-Jeff Morgan and Why the Best Kosher Wine has Dual Citizenship
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2018

When wine writer Gabriel Geller heard about the man behind Covenant winery, he knew it was an inspiring story, one worth telling. 'It's a story of faith, entrepreneurship, and chutzpah,' said Geller, who also serves as VP of Public Relations for Royal Wine Corp., distributor of Covenant wines in the U.S. (more...)

Heads Up, Broadway: Phenomenology Reimagines How To Make Dreams Come True For Maryland Artists
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2018

Phenomenology, Inc., an innovative production model in the performing arts, today announced its mission to create game-changing opportunities for high-potential performing artists and technicians, many of whom call - or have called - Frederick, Md. their home. (more...)

Golf Channel Announces 14 Finalists for DRIVER VS. DRIVER 2
by TV News Desk - Aug 20, 2018

Golf Channel announced today the 14 finalists who will present their innovative driver concepts on Driver vs. Driver 2 presented by Wilson, with the hopes of ultimately becoming Wilson Golf's next world-class driver. Driver vs. Driver 2 premieres Tuesday, Oct. 2 at 9 p.m. ET, with the seven-episode series airing weekly and concluding Tuesday, Nov. 13. (more...)

POP Montreal Announces Final Wave of Artists Including SOPHIE, CupcakKe, Zola Jesus, and More
by TV News Desk - Aug 13, 2018

Recognized for its top quality programming and multidisciplinary focus, POP Montreal announces its complete program, spanning 5 days of music, art, talks, cinema, and creativity of all kinds from September 26th to 30th, 2018 (more...)

W. Kamau Bell's UNITED SHADES OF AMERICA Season 3 Premieres Sunday, April 29
by TV News Desk - Apr 27, 2018

The critically-acclaimed, Emmy Award-winning CNN Original Series, United Shades of America with W. Kamau Bell, returns for its third season this Sunday, April 29, at 10:15 p.m. ET/PT. The eight-episode docuseries follows sociopolitical comedian W. Kamau Bell as he explores communities across the country, using humor to start a conversation about race and how our differences unite and divide us. (more...)

Country Superstar Brantley Gilbert Honors Waffle House Hero James Shaw Jr.
by TV News Desk - Apr 26, 2018

For Brantley Gilbert, playing with a symphony orchestra is unusual enough. But when the CMA Awards Song of the Year nominee heard about the shooting at a Nashville Waffle House, he knew he wanted to do something to honor James Shaw Jr. -- the 29-year-old man who disarmed the shooter and has already started a GoFundMe page to raise money for the victims' families. (more...)

A DANGEROUS SON Documentary to Debut May 7 on HBO
by TV News Desk - Apr 17, 2018

One in ten American children suffers from serious emotional disturbance and more than 17 million have experienced a psychiatric disorder. A DANGEROUS SON focuses primarily on three families in crisis, each struggling with a child's severe mental illness, desperately seeking treatment in the face of limited resources and support. (more...)

BWW Review: Sherlock With a Twist: MISS HOLMES
by Nancy Grossman - Apr 10, 2018

The Greater Boston Stage Company production of Christopher M. Walsh's MISS HOLMES is chock full of delightful elements. Producing Artistic Director Weylin Symes integrates minimalist and inventive stagecraft with a cast combining the usual suspects and a few first offenders for a spellbinding theatrical experience. (more...)

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