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Ali Stroker to 'Burn Old Dresses' in Concert at The Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Ground-breaking TV & Broadway actress Ali Stroker (Tony-nominated Spring Awakening revival, FOX's Glee), the first-ever performer in a wheelchair to perform in a Broadway show and on The Tony Awards, will offer two solo concerts in NYC on September 17 & 18 at 8pm at The Green Room 42. (more...)

Jason Gotay to Star as Ramses in PRINCE OF EGYPT Musical; Full Casting Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley continues its mission of developing new works in the Bay Area with the World Premiere of The Prince of Egypt, a soaring celebration of the human spirit and one of the greatest stories ever told: the saga of Moses, his Pharaoh brother Ramses, and the indomitable people who changed them both forever. (more...)

LOVE IS DEAD! to Premiere at The Secret Theatre This September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Locked In The Attic Productions and The Secret Theatre present the World Premiere of LOVE IS DEAD! at The Secret Theatre (44-02 23rd Street, Long Island City, just one subway stop from Midtown Manhattan), running September 7th-23rd, 2017. (more...)

Chicago's Jeff Awards Equity Nominations for 2016-2017 Productions Announced
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Seven world premiere plays seen first by Chicago audiences were among those receiving nominations by The Jeff Awards. 158 nominations in 33 categories honor Chicago Equity theatrical productions that opened between August 1, 2016 and July 31, 2017. (more...)

O'Punksky's Theatre Presents Australian Premiere of THE NIGHT ALIVE at Old Fitz Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

O'Punksky's Theatre in association with Red Line Productions is thrilled to present the Australian premiere of Conor McPherson's The Night Alive for a limited season at the Old Fitz Theatre from September 13. (more...)

THE LOVER and THE COLLECTION Double Bill Set for Shakespeare Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Building on the critical success of his 2011 production of Harold Pinter's Old Times, STC Artistic Director Michael Kahn will return to the British playwright's gripping realm of doubt and disquiet to direct a double bill of short plays. The Lover and The Collection will run from September 26-October 29 at the Lansburgh Theatre (450 7th Street NW). (more...)

Glenn Close and Jane Alexander to Chair Panthera's Conservation Council
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Panthera, the global wild cat conservation organization, today announced that it has convened more than 60 of the most respected figures from the worlds of business, law enforcement, government, fashion, media, entertainment, tourism, the military, and the arts in its Conservation Council, a global advisory board. (more...)

Lush Lyric Comedy ARABELLA to Make COC Premiere in Opulent Staging
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

The Canadian Opera Company opens its 2017/2018 season with the lush orchestration and soaring vocal lines of Richard Strauss' lyrical comedy about love, money and sex, Arabella. (more...)

Back in the Habit! LATE NITE CATECHISM to Return Off-Broadway for 21st Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Tim Flaherty's ENTERTAINMENT EVENTS, INC. and Producer Robert Dragotta have announced the 21st Anniversary and the return to the Actors Temple Theatre of LATE NITE CATECHISM, the long-running hit one-woman show written by Vicki Quade and Maripat Donovan, with Denise Fennell starring as 'Sister.' Marc Silvia directs. (more...)

Michele Ragusa to Star in GYPSY at the Engeman Theater; Cast, Creatives Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

The John W. Engeman Theater announces the cast and creative team for GYPSY. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - August 23, 2017
by - Aug 23, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on August 23 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Tickets on Sale for Boroughs of the Dead's 2017 Halloween Tours
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Tickets to all Boroughs of the Dead tours are now on sale for the Halloween 2017 season. Our meticulously researched ghostly and macabre historical tours are, as always, led by expert guides who are published authors, museum educators, and seasoned storytellers. (more...)

FSLC Announces Spotlight on Documentary Lineup for NYFF55
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announces the complete lineup for the Spotlight on Documentary section of the 55th New York Film Festival (September 28-October 15). This year's series of dispatches from the front lines of nonfiction cinema features intimate portraits of artists, depictions of social upheaval, and much more. (more...)

Jane Wiedlin (The Go-Go's) & Pietro Straccia Are Elettrodomestico
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Often times, the lyrics of a song can get lost in the music. But for psych-pop's Elettrodomestico, the lyrics are as important as the groovy bass lines and dramatic melodies. (more...)

Trans Chorus of Los Angeles Returns for Encore Performances of Venerated Bowie Homage
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

No time for a curtain call just yet! Following back to back sold-out performances of its acclaimed Bowie rock opera, The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars, last April, the Trans Chorus of Los Angeles will be returning for two encore performances this coming weekend. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at THE SOUND OF MUSIC, Coming to Seattle This September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

A brand new production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, produced by NETworks Presentations, is making its Seattle premiere from September 6 - 11 at The Paramount Theatre as part of a North American tour. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in action below! (more...)

BWW Previews: FORUM commences season at Walnut Street Theatre
by Greer Firestone - Aug 22, 2017

The Walnut Street Theatre, founded in 1809, is America's Oldest Theatre. It is also the Official State Theatre of Pennsylvania, and a National Historic Landmark. With more than 55,000 season ticket holders, the Walnut is also the most subscribed theatre company in the world! (more...)

Leading Talent and Global Stars to Descend on the City for this Year's Toronto International Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

The Toronto International Film Festival® today revealed the hundreds of special guests and talent that will attend the Festival this September. (more...)

The Sibelius Academy and Juilliard School Team for FINLAND 100 in Helsinki, Stockholm & NYC
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

One of the most high profile events in 'Finland 100,' the year-long celebration of the hundredth anniversary of Finland's independence, is a collaboration between two of the world's top performing arts universities, The Juilliard School of New York and the Sibelius Academy of the University of the Arts Helsinki - both consistently included in the top ten such institutions in the QS World University Rankings. (more...)

Scoop: LAST CALL WITH CARSON DALY 8/22 - 8/25 on NBC
by TV Scoop - Aug 22, 2017

Get all the scoop on LAST CALL WITH CARSON DALY 8/22 - 8/25, airing on NBC (more...)

Scoop: CRIMINAL MINDS on CBS - Wednesday, September 13, 2017
by - Aug 22, 2017

Get all the scoop on CRIMINAL MINDS, airing on CBS on Wednesday, September 13, 2017! (more...)

KellyOCG Expands Partnership with PeopleTicker
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

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BWW's On This Day - August 22, 2017
by - Aug 22, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on August 22 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Aspire PAC Receives 21 Nominations and 4 Awards
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

Aspire Performing Arts Company (PAC) is pleased to announce that it recently received a total of 21 nominations and four awards from National Youth Arts (NYA). (more...)

Photo Exclusive: In Rehearsal for the World Premiere of Northern Ballet's THE LITTLE MERMAID
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

Northern Ballet conclude the year with their third new full-length ballet of 2017 - The Little Mermaid. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the dancers in rehearsal below! (more...)

Maya Jane Coles Shares New Single from 'Take Flight'; New Album Out Friday
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

2017 will see Maya Jane Coles release her second album, Take Flight, on her own label I/AM/ME via Skint Records/BMG. Take Flight is her most substantial body of work to date and is the long awaited follow up to her debut album “Comfort” (2013) and her “Nocturnal Sunshine' project (2015). (more...)

Full Cast Announced for Hal Prince Directed EVITA in South Africa
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

The full cast for the Harold Prince-directed production of EVITA in South Africa has been announced. Presented by Pieter Toerien and David Ian, this revival of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's iconic musical will see the original West End and Broadway production presented on stage at The Teatro at Montecasino and the Artscape Opera House later this year. (more...)

Hell in a Handbag's Hit THE GOLDEN GIRLS - THE LOST EPISODES to Transfer to Stage 773
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

The 'Girls' are headed to Boystown! After an eleven-week sell-out run, including two extensions at Mary's Attics in Andersonville, Hell in a Handbag Production' campy world premiere THE GOLDEN GIRLS - THE LOST EPISODES is transferring to Lakeview's Stage 773 for an additional six-weeks. The new condensed, late-night edition will feature the best of the original run - plus new material. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - August 21, 2017
by - Aug 21, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on August 21 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Emma Degerstedt, Conor Ryan, Lauren Molina and More to Lead DESPERATE MEASURES at York Theatre Company; Cast, Creatives Set!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

The York Theatre Company, dedicated to the development of new musicals and preserving musical gems from the past, in association with Cecilia Lin and Hu Guo, has announced the cast and creative team of the New York premiere of the musical Desperate Measures, with book and lyrics by Peter Kellogg (Anna Karenina) and music by David Friedman (Scandalous).  (more...)

WWII Drama BASEMENT to Premiere at The Gene Frankel Theatre This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

Roly Poly Productions will present the World Premiere of BASEMENT by Michael Hagins. Directed by Janet Bentley, previews begin September 28 at The Gene Frankel Theatre. Opening is slated for October 6. (more...)

Macy Gray Will Be Guest Host, DJ at 'Mondays at The House' at The Iridium
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

Following a successful debut in July, Mondays at The House, presented by John Loeffler, Founder & Executive Director at Fieldhouse Music, and Grace Blake, General Manager at The Iridium, continues on August 28 with special guest host and DJ Macy Gray. (more...)

PRIDE AND PREJUDICE To Perform In Prague
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

PRIDE AND PREJUDICE will perform at the National Theatre on September 6 and 26, October 14 and 18, November 19, and December 4 and 20. (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal for RULES FOR LIVING on Tour
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

English Touring Theatre, Royal & Derngate, Northampton and Rose Theatre Kingston present Sam Holcroft's Rules for Living. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in rehearsal below! (more...)

Freeform Releases New Lineup of TV and Movie Offerings for September
by TV News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

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Scoop: NBC PRIMETIME on NBC August 21 - September 17
by TV Scoop - Aug 21, 2017

Get all the scoop on NBC PRIMETIME, airing on NBC on August 21 - September 17! (more...)

Versa-Style Dance Company's BOX OF HOPE Set for The Broad Stage
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

The Eli and Edythe Broad Stage in Santa Monica presents Los Angeles' own Versa-Style Dance Company on Saturday, September 23 at 7:30pm.  (more...)

Jeff Fahey, Jack Shepherd, and More Join Martin Shaw in THE BEST MAN
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

Neck and neck, the only thing that separates the candidates are the endorsements from a respected Ex-President (Jack Shepherd) and party big-wig (Gemma Jones). (more...)

CRAZY FOR YOU Comes to Bristol Hippodrome this October
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

Crazy For You is coming to The Bristol Hippodrome this October starring Tom Chambers and Caroline Flack! (more...)

Aaron Tveit-Led COMPANY Extends at Barrington Stage
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in Downtown Pittsfield, MA, under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd, has announced a one-week extension of Company. (more...)

ARCO Chamber Soloists to Perform Final Concert in 2017 Series Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

In September, the ARCO Chamber Soloists bring together outstanding chamber musicians to perform the final concert in the 2017 series - this time taking their wonderful 'HIP' performance style and period instruments to Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and the Blue Mountains. (more...)

TRU Seeks Submissions for 2017-18 Producer Development & Mentorship Program
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU) announces that submissions are being accepted through August 25, 2017 for the 2017-18 Producer Development & Mentorship Program (PDMP). (more...)

BWW's On This Day - August 20, 2017
by - Aug 20, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on August 20 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

BWW's On This Day - August 19, 2017
by - Aug 19, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on August 19 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

BWW Review: JANE EYRE at ARTS Theatre
by Barry Lenny - Aug 19, 2017

Zanny Edhouse gives a standout performance as Jane. (more...)

3rd Chicago Theater Bike Ride Benefits Actors' Fund
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2017

The Third Annual Chicago Theater Bike Ride: Love Hard, a 501(c)(3) organization, will benefit The Actors Fund, a nationwide human services organization that helps all professionals in performing arts and entertainment (www.actorsfund.org), and The Emergency Aid Fund, which has assisted community members with funeral and apartment fire expenses with proceeds from the first two Rides. (more...)

San Francisco Conservatory of Music Sets 2017-18 Centennial Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

The San Francisco Conservatory of Music (SFCM) has announced the details of its 2017-18 centennial season. (more...)

Jane Alexander, Denis Arndt, Judith Ivey, and Christopher Michael McFarland to Star in FIREFLIES Premiere at Long Wharf
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

Jane Alexander, Denis Arndt, Judith Ivey, and Christopher Michael McFarland will star in the world premiere of Fireflies by Tony Award nominee Matthew Barber, directed by Long Wharf Theatre Artistic Director Gordon Edelstein. (more...)

The Hills Are Alive! THE SOUND OF MUSIC Tour Heads to Jacksonville
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

A brand new production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, produced by NETworks Presentations, is making its Jacksonville premiere October 31-November 5 at the Times-Union Center as part of a North American tour. (more...)

BWW Review: SALAD DAYS, Union Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Aug 18, 2017

Salad Days is easy to dismiss is the lightest of light entertainment, but has plenty of political punch under its joyous exterior. (more...)

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