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Paper Mill Playhouse Announces 2017 Rising Star Award Nominees
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2017

As one of the nation's leading professional theaters and recipient of the 2016 Regional Theatre Tony Award, Paper Mill Playhouse (Mark S. Hoebee-Producing Artistic Director, Todd Schmidt-Managing Director) has a well-earned reputation for launching both performers and shows to Broadway. (more...)

Out Now: MIMO, Â"Like ThatÂ" (System Recordings)
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2017

Sexy. Charismatic. Enduring. Those words can as easily be used to describe the persona of house music DJ and producer, MIMO, as they can be to depict his music. MIMO's 'Like That' (System Recordings) is out now. (more...)

BWW Review: ANNIE GET YOUR GUN, Union Theatre
by Gary Naylor - May 29, 2017

Annie Get Your Gun delivers wonderful, uncynical entertainment, the romance studded with some of the finest songs ever written for the theatre. (more...)

Two New Play Commissions Announced at Artists Rep
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

Artists Repertory Theatre has extended two play commissions, as part of the company's ambitious new play development program Table|Room|Stage (T|R|S). (more...)

ASTAD DEBOO Releases Live Dance Performance on Streaming Service CENNARIUM
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2017

Audiences across the country and around the world will for the first time be able to stream a complete live performance of the legendary Astad Deboo, considered one of the pre-eminent figures in contemporary dance in India, when his classic performance “Eternal Embrace” is released on performing arts streaming service Cennarium May 29. The release will follow Deboo's live performances at the LaMaMa Moves! Dance Festival in New York May 25-26. (more...)

THE VOICE, LITTLE BIG SHOTS Propel NBC to Ratings Win for Primetime Week
by TV News Desk - May 16, 2017

NBC has won the ratings week of May 8-14 in primetime's key demographic of adults 18-49, retaining 100% of its rating for the year-ago week while the other Big 4 networks were each down by double-digit percentages, according to “live plus same day” viewing figures from Nielsen Media Research. (more...)

T Bone Burnett, Jeff Bridges, Wes Studi and Stevie Salas Headline the Albuquerque Film & Music Experience 2017
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2017

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - Back for its fifth year of unique entertainment, the Albuquerque Film & Music Experience (AFME) will provide a weeklong lineup June 6th-June 11th. In addition to one-of-a-kind musical performances, independent and blockbuster films and opportunities to engage with filmmakers, actors and musicians, AFME will be featuring showcase events with special guests, including 'The Dude' himself, Jeff Bridges, 13-time Grammy Award-winning artist T Bone Burnett, acclaimed actor and producer Wes Studi, guitarist and producer Stevie Salas and many others. (more...)

BWW Review: FINDING NEVERLAND Sprinkles Fairy Magic at Saenger
by Tara Bennett - May 11, 2017

Once upon a time, there lived a playwright who never wanted to grow up. And so, he wrote a play about a boy who never does. (more...)

Oracle Opens Doors to New Batch of Indian Startups
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2017

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Tyler Childers' Debut Album 'Purgatory' Out 8/4
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2017

Tyler Childers' anticipated debut album, Purgatory, will be released August 4 and is now available for pre-order (Hickman Holler Records via Thirty Tigers). (more...)

PETER PAN Flies to Lago Vista this Summer
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2017

'Peter Pan' is Lake Travis Music Theatre's (LTMT) 2017 offering for a summer stock show. Anyone familiar with Peter Pan knows that he flew everywhere in the story and took his young friends with him, in this delightful, magical tale. (more...)

Sons of the Palomino, Lead By Jeffrey Steele, Release Debut Album Today
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2017

Sons of the Palomino, lead by Nashville Songwriter Hall Of Fame member Jeffrey Steele, released their debut album today to all digital retailers and streaming services. (more...)

BWW Review: PETER PAN - An Entertaining Evening
by Lynn Beaver - Jun 29, 2017

Lake Travis Musical Theatre production, the iconic 1954 musical PETER PAN, makes for an entertaining evening. (more...)

Triptych Theatre Company to Bring NOCTURNE to Vs. Theatre This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2017

Triptych Theatre Company will present the Pulitzer Prize nominated and award-winning play, NOCTURNE, written by Adam Rapp, co-directed by James Eckhouse ("Beverly Hills, 90210," "Avengers") and Richard Schiff ("The West Wing"), featuring Jamie Wollrab, Artistic Director of Triptych Theatre. (more...)

NBC Wins Primetime Week; 'TALENT' & WORLD OF DANCE Are #1 & 2 Shows
by TV News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

NBC has won the ratings week of June 19-25 in both primetime's key demographic of adults 18-49 and total viewers, paced by the #1 and #2 entertainment shows of the week on the broadcast networks in 18-49 and total viewers, “America's Got Talent” and “World of Dance.” (more...)

BWW Interview: Ebi Shankara of TROPICANA at Capitol Theatre
by Mathilda Chua - Jun 26, 2017

Ebi Shankara is an actor, host and all around Arts advocate based in Singapore. Ebi holds both a diploma in Theatre and a First Class BA (Hons) in theatre arts from the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA), the latter was which obtained in NAFA's partnership with East-15 Acting School at the University of Essex. Besides being a familiar face on local television, along with his numerous hosting gigs, Ebi is also the artistic director of the Ravindran Drama Group Company, a local Theatre company that specializes in creating unique and dynamic Indian Theatre. He recently closed a successful run of Tropicana, a musical about nightlife in 1960s Singapore. (more...)

Tyler Childers' 'Whitehouse Road' Premieres, Album Co-Produced by Sturgill Simpson
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2017

Tyler Childers' new song “Whitehouse Road” premiered yesterday at Rolling Stone and is now available to stream/share via SoundCloud. Of the song, Rolling Stone praises, “…Childers blends that ethereal, off-kilter edge of bluegrass with Seventies country and an analog, Southern rock slant on 'Whitehouse Road,' and lyrics that dig deep into the struggle to dull the pain of life in rural America.” (more...)

Belgrade Theatre Announces Final Line-Up for 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2017

Belgrade Theatre has announced the final shows to complete its Autumn 2017 Season plus two legendary musicals visiting the venue in 2018. This completes the full line-up for the autumn season, which includes previously announced music, drama and of course, the legendary Belgrade pantomime. (more...)

Photo Flash: The Theatre Group at SBCC presents HIGH SOCIETY
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

The Theatre Group at SBCC opens the 17/18 season with Cole Porter's sparkling musical, HIGH SOCIETY, July 12-29 in the Garvin Theatre.  (more...)

NBC's 'TALENT,' 'WORLD OF DANCE' & 'NINJA' Rank Top 3 Entertainment Shows for Primetime Week
by TV News Desk - Jun 20, 2017

NBC has finished #2 among the Big 4 networks for the ratings week of June 12-18 in primetime's key demographic of adults 18-49 and total viewers, paced by the #1 and #2 entertainment shows of the week on the broadcast networks in both 18-49 and total viewers, “America's Got Talent” and “World of Dance.” (more...)

CSN Northwest presents Hillsboro Hops Baseball
by TV News Desk - Jun 14, 2017

CSN Northwest presents six Hillsboro Hops baseball games live from Ron Tonkin Field in Hillsboro, Ore., beginning Friday, June 23 at 7 p.m. PT. In addition, CSN Northwest will present the Northwest League vs. Pioneer League All-Star Game on August 1. After going 42–33 last season, and finishing second in the league, the Hops look to bring home their third Northwest League in 2017. (more...)

NBC's 'TALENT' and 'WORLD OF DANCE' Again Rank as #1-2 Entertainment Shows of Primetime Week
by TV News Desk - Jun 13, 2017

NBC has finished #2 among the Big 4 networks for the ratings week of June 5-11 in primetime's key demographic of adults 18-49, as well total viewers and every other key measure, paced by the #1 and #2 entertainment shows of the week in both 18-49 and total viewers, “America's Got Talent” and “World of Dance.” (more...)

Jeff Bridges, T Bone Burnett, Ali MacGraw, Wes Studi, Stevie Salas and Global Filmmakers Headline AFME 2017 Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2017

The fifth year of the Albuquerque Film & Music Experience is in the history books, as the excitement came to a close on June 11th with its annual awards event at the Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa. The weeklong lineup kicked off on June 6th with an amazing Opening Night Reception that featured performances by the National Institute of Flamenco, and world renown, Grammy Award-winning, Native American musicians and dancers Shelley Morningsong and Fabian Fontonelle. In addition to an impactful lineup of independent and blockbuster films and opportunities to engage with filmmakers, actors and musicians, AFME was honored to have high participation from "The Dude" himself, Jeff Bridges, 13-time Grammy Award-winning artist T Bone Burnett, actress Ali MacGraw, acclaimed actor and producer Wes Studi, Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Rickey Medlock, musician/Executive Producer Stevie Salas and many others. (more...)

Tyler Childers' 'Universal Sound' Premieres at Noisey
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2017

Tyler Childers' “Universal Sound” premiered yesterday at Vice's Noisey and is now available to stream/share via SoundCloud. Of the music, Noisey declares, “…immediately places Childers in the conversation with the top tier of artists reviving classic country sounds for a new generation.” (more...)

NBC's 'TALENT', 'WORLD OF DANCE Are No. 1 & 2 Shows for 5th Straight Week
by TV News Desk - Jul 6, 2017

NBC has won the ratings week of June 26-July 2 in primetime's key demographic of adults 18-49 as well as total viewers, paced by the #1 and #2 entertainment shows of the week on the broadcast networks in 18-49 and total viewers, “America's Got Talent” and “World of Dance.. (more...)

Love Versus Baseball: A Game of Balls and Strikes; Stellar Scholars Ask 'True Love: Romance or Baseball?'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2017

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Tyler Childers' 'Purgatory' Now Streaming Exclusively at NPR Music
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

Tyler Childers' anticipated debut album, Purgatory, is now streaming in full exclusively at NPR Music's First Listen series. (more...)

Epstein Theatre's Christmas Panto Will Be On Another Level; Cast Announced
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

Prepare to be blown Out of Your Mind as LHK Productions is delighted to announce the cast for their 2017 festive panto Peter Pan, coming to The Epstein Theatre this Christmas from Fri 8 December 2017 until Mon 1 January 2018! (more...)

Die Laughing During ARSENIC & OLD LACE at The Players Centre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

You'll die laughing as The Players Centre for Performing Arts presents the classic black comedy "Arsenic & Old Lace" by Joseph Kesselring. This hilarious play was made into the popular 1944 film of the same name directed by Frank Capra starring Cary Grant. Keep cool during the hottest parts of the summer and enjoy some amazing entertainment and BIG laughs. (more...)

Agatha Christie's Mystery APPOINTMENT WITH DEATH Up Next at CRT!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2017

For the fourth show in their 46th annual summer season, Cortland Repertory Theatre presents the psychological thriller "Appointment With Death" adapted by Agatha Christie from her novel. Performances will run from August 2nd - 12th with evening show times at 7:30 PM.  Matinees are available on August 4th, 8th and 9th at 2:00 PM.  Tickets may be purchased by calling 800-427-6160 or at the CRT Box Office at 24 Port Watson Street in Cortland. Tickets are also available for sale 24 hours a day through the CRT website at www.cortlandrep.org.  CRT administration warns that this is the ONLY website that is approved to sell CRT tickets.  Other third-party websites will charge up to four times the set ticket price; ticket buyers are encouraged to call or go directly to cortlandrep.org to purchase tickets. (more...)

BEDLAM's PETER PAN to Bring Pirates, Lost Boys, Fairies and More Off-Broadway This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2017

BEDLAM will launch their 2017/2018 season with BEDLAM'S production of J.M. Barrie's PETER PAN, directed by Eric Tucker, for a limited 47 performance engagement at The Duke on 42nd Street. (more...)

NBC Wins the Primetime Week of July 17-23 in 18-49, Total Viewers in All Key Demos
by TV News Desk - Jul 25, 2017

Winning among the Big 4 networks for the fifth week in a row in adults 18-49, NBC has also captured the ratings week of July 17-23 in total viewers, households and all other key demos, paced by its popular programming that includes “America's Got Talent,” “World of Dance,” “American Ninja Warrior,” and “The Wall.” (more...)

Photo Flash: Triptych Theatre Co Presents Award-Winning NOCTURNE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2017

TRIPTYCH THEATRE COMPANY is thrilled to present the Pulitzer Prize nominated and award-winning play, NOCTURNE, written by Adam Rapp, co-directed by James Eckhouse ("Beverly Hills, 90210," "Avengers") and Richard Schiff ("The West Wing"), featuring Jamie Wollrab, Artistic Director of Triptych Theatre. NOCTURNE will preview on Friday, July 21 at 8pm and opens on Saturday, July 22 at 8pm and runs through Sunday, August 13 as a guest production at Vs. Theatre, 5453 W. Pico Blvd. in Los Angeles. (more...)

BWW Review: The Hills Are Alive, Once Again, with the THE SOUND OF MUSIC Courtesy of Playhouse Square
by Roy Berko - Jul 19, 2017

The hills are alive, once again, with the 'Sound of Music' courtesy of Playhouse Square, Cleveland, OH (more...)

Belarus Free Theatre Featuring Pussy Riot, Charles Ludlam Festival and More Slated for La MaMa's 56th Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2017

Over 50 productions of local and international artists will visit the stages of La MaMa during the 2017-2018 season. La MaMa's 56th season highlights artists of different generations, gender identities, and cultural backgrounds, who question social mores and confront stereotypes, corruption, bigotry, racism, and xenophobia in their work. (more...)

NBC Wins Primetime Week in 18-49 and Total Viewers
by TV News Desk - Jul 18, 2017

Despite Fox airing the Major League Baseball All-Star Game, NBC has won the ratings week of July 10-16 in primetime's key demographic of adults 18-49 and total viewers, paced by its popular programming that includes “America's Got Talent,” “World of Dance,” “American Ninja Warrior,” and “The Wall.” (more...)

Jamie Wollrab to Star in Tryptich Theatre Company's NOCTURNE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2017

Triptych Theatre Company will present the Pulitzer Prize nominated and award-winning play, NOCTURNE, written by Adam Rapp, co-directed by James Eckhouse ('Beverly Hills, 90210,' 'Avengers') and Richard Schiff ('The West Wing'), featuring Jamie Wollrab, Artistic Director of Triptych Theatre. (more...)

Photo Flash: PETER PAN Flies Into Cabrillo Music Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2017

CABRILLO MUSIC THEATRE presents one of the most beloved family friendly musicals of all time with the third and final show in its 2016-2017 season, PETER PAN, with music by Mark "Moose" Charlap and Jule Styne, lyrics by Carolyn Leigh and Betty Comden and Adolph Green, based on J.M. Barrie's unforgettable story, musical direction by Dan Redfeld, choreography by Cheryl Baxter and direction by Yvette Lawrence. PETER PAN opens on Friday, July 14, 2017 and runs through Sunday, July 23, 2017 at the 1,800-seat Kavli Theatre at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 Thousand Oaks Boulevard in Thousand Oaks. (more...)

Works by Arthur Kopit & Dael Orlandersmith Set for Red Bull's 2017 Short New Play Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2017

Red Bull Theater today announced that their seventh annual festival of 10-minute plays of heightened language and classic themes will feature two brand new commissions from Dael Orlandersmith and Arthur Kopit, alongside six brand new plays chosen from hundreds of submissions from playwrights across the country.  (more...)

New Web Series BOILING THE FROG with SENATOR AL FRANKEN Launches Today
by TV News Desk - Jul 10, 2017

Season 1 of the new series BOILING THE FROG with SENATOR AL FRANKEN involves six five-minute episodes. Each episode will be released every week on the Facebook pages of Funny Or Die and Years of Living Dangerously beginning July 10th. (more...)

BWW Feature: GAYATHRI NAIR'S BHARATANATYAM ARANGETRAM at IIC, DELHI
by Zofeen Maqsood - Aug 8, 2017

During her first solo performance Nair will be doing the whole 'margam' of Bharatanatyam, which consists of Pushpanjali, Alaripu, Jatiswaram, Varnam, Padam, Sabdam and Tilllana. The intense performance means dancing for 2 hours straight. (more...)

San Francisco Playhouse Opens Season with BARBECUE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

San Francisco Playhouse (Bill English, Artistic Director; Susi Damilano, Producing Director) opens its fifteenth season with the Bay Area premiere of Barbecue by Robert O'Hara. In an unusual artistic feat, Margo Hall will direct and also act in the play. (more...)

NBC Dominates Ratings Week with 4 of Top 8 Primetime Shows on Big 4
by TV News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

NBC has won the ratings week of July 31-Aug. 6 among the Big 4 networks in the key demographic of adults 18-49, as well as total viewers and every key ratings measure, led by four of the week's top eight ratings among Big 4 primetime shows (more...)

Tyler Childers' 'Purgatory' Out Today, Produced by Sturgill Simpson and David Ferguson
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2017

Tyler Childers' anticipated official debut album, Purgatory, is out today on Hickman Holler Records via Thirty Tigers (purchase here). Recorded at Nashville's The Butcher Shoppe studio, the 10-song record was produced by Sturgill Simpson and David Ferguson and is already receiving overwhelming critical acclaim. (more...)

BWW Previews: CHAKRAVYUH at Andrews Auditorium, Bandra
by Zofeen Maqsood - Aug 2, 2017

Presented by the India Coconut Theatre and The Films and Theatre Society the play is the gripping story of the thirteenth day of the great battle of Mahabharata (more...)

Photo Flash: Agatha Christie's Mystery APPOINTMENT WITH DEATH Up Next at CRT!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2017

For the fourth show in their 46th annual summer season, Cortland Repertory Theatre presents the psychological thriller 'Appointment With Death' adapted by Agatha Christie from her novel. Performances will run from August 2nd - 12th with evening show times at 7:30 PM. Matinees are available on August 4th, 8th and 9th at 2:00 PM. Tickets may be purchased by calling 800-427-6160 or at the CRT Box Office at 24 Port Watson Street in Cortland. Tickets are also available for sale 24 hours a day through the CRT website at www.cortlandrep.org. CRT administration warns that this is the ONLY website that is approved to sell CRT tickets. Other third-party websites will charge up to four times the set ticket price; ticket buyers are encouraged to call or go directly to cortlandrep.org to purchase tickets. (more...)

Tyler Childers' 'Purgatory' Debuts at #1 on Billboard Heatseekers Albums Chart
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Tyler Childers' Purgatory debuts this week at #1 on Billboard's Heatseekers Albums chart with over 6,000 equivalent albums sold. The album also lands at #17 on the Country Albums chart and #4 on the Americana/Folk Albums chart. (more...)

Review: The 2017 PAGEANT OF THE MASTERS Takes Audience on The Grand Tour of Europe
by Shari Barrett - Aug 11, 2017

For those who have never attended THE PAGEANT OF THE MASTERS live show or its sister event THE FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS in Laguna Beach, you are missing a wonderful treasure of not only art but theatrical spectacle during which historical works of arts are brought to life with real people stepping in to portray the characters in each piece of art, be it a painting, sculpture, or promotional advertisement for artistic spectacles taking place all over the world. Each person is costumed to perfectly represent the characters being portrayed, making each presentation a wonder of creativity and awe. (more...)

Cristin Milioti, William Jackson Harper to Lead Zoe Kazan's AFTER THE BLAST for LCT3
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

Eboni Booth, Will Connolly, William Jackson Harper, Ben Horner, Cristin Milioti, David Pegram, and Teresa Yenque will comprise the cast of the LCT3/Lincoln Center Theater production of AFTER THE BLAST, a new play by Zoe Kazan, to be directed by Lila Neugebauer.  (more...)

NBC's AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Hits Season High in Total Viewers
by TV News Desk - Aug 1, 2017

NBC has delivered a decisive win for the ratings week of July 24-30 in the key demographic of adults 18-49, claiming 10 of the week's top-20 ratings among primetime shows on the Big 4 networks. NBC also won the week among those networks in total viewers and every other key ratings category. (more...)

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