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Meet the Full Company of PRINCE OF BROADWAY, Bowing Tonight on the Great White Way
by Meet the Cast - Aug 24, 2017

Manhattan Theatre Club's Broadway premiere of Prince of Broadway, a musical celebration that highlights the extraordinary six-decade career of director and producer Harold Prince, opens tonight, August 24, 2017, at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street). Scroll down to learn more about the cast, plus go inside rehearsals with the company! (more...)

Photo Flash: The Broadway Experience Celebrates 10th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

The Broadway Experience celebrated its 10th Anniversary season with a culminating student performance alongside Broadway professionals this past Sunday, August 20, 2017 at the James & Martha Duffy Performance Space at Mark Morris Dance Center in Brooklyn. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

New Plays from Amanda Peet, Jocelyn Bioh and More Set for MCC Theater's 2017 PlayLabs Series
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

MCC Theater has announced the 2017 PlayLabs reading series, which will feature new works in development by playwrights: 2017-2018 Tow Playwright-in-Residence Jocelyn Bioh, MCC alum Amanda Peet, Charise Castro Smith, and MCC Youth Company alum Lily Houghton. (more...)

Full Cast and Production Team Announced for BLITHE SPIRIT at Theatre Wesleyan
by Jacob Sanchez - Aug 23, 2017

Texas Wesleyan University's Department of Theatre will present the Noël Coward comedy beginning September 21. (more...)

John Mulaney to Bring 'Kid Gorgeous' Tour to Macky Auditorium
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

John Mulaney: Kid Gorgeous is coming to Macky Auditorium Concert Hall at The University of Colorado Boulder on Thursday, September 7th at 7:30 PM.  (more...)

The National Ballet of Canada to Bring NIJINSKY to Paris
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, today announced the principal casting for the company's upcoming tour to Paris with performances of Nijinsky, a ballet by John Neumeier. (more...)

Rosie Ramos to Star in Title Role in Promethean Theatre Ensemble's MARISOL; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Promethean Theatre Ensemble's twelfth season will open in October with Jose Rivera's MARISOL - an absurdist comedy in which a young New York City woman of Puerto Rican descent finds herself immersed in a battle led by angels to save the universe from a senile and ineffectual God. (more...)

Fly Like a Bird in New Film EARTHFLIGHT, Opening Next Month at AMNH
by Movies News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Narrated by Academy Award-winning actress Cate Blanchett, EARTHFLIGHT is a totally immersive experience, taking the audience on an incredible flight across the world on the wings of birds. (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...)

Write Act Rep's FRANKENSTEIN Musical Up Next at St. Luke's Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Producers John Lant, Tamra Pica and Write Act Repertory have announced the world premiere of FRANKENSTEIN, a new musical based on Mary Shelley's novel about the human need for love and companionship, with book, music and lyrics by Eric B. Sirota and directed by Clint Hromsco. (more...)

Florida Rep Opens Their 20th Season with Romantic Comedy
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Florida Repertory Theatre is pleased to announce the opening of its 20th anniversary season with 'Outside Mullingar,' a delightful romantic comedy by John Patrick Shanley, the Pulitzer Prize and Tony-Winning author of 'Doubt' and 'Moonstruck.' (more...)

BWW Interview: Charlie Hudson III in A RAISIN IN THE SUN at Two River Theater 9/9 to 10/8
by Marina Kennedy - Aug 23, 2017

Two River Theater launches its 2017/18 Season with Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun, directed by Carl Cofield. interviewed Charlie Hudson III who plays Asagai in the production. The show will be on the Red Bank stage from 9/9 to 10/8. (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...)

John Lennon Songwriting Contest's $20,000 'Song of the Year' Winner Announced
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Andrew Peebles, Joe Fox and Brett Sheroky were announced as the John Lennon Songwriting Contest $20,000 'Song of the Year' winners for their Country song “Alcoholiday.” (more...)

Dialogue with Three Chords to Kick Off 7th Season with THE APOCALYPSE SURVIVORS CLUB
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Dialogue with Three Chords (D3C) will kick off their seventh season of indie theatre in Greenwich Village with THE APOCALYPSE SURVIVORS CLUB, written by Stephen Gracia and directed by Michael LoPorto. (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...)

Mette Ingvartsen's 7 PLEASURES to Make U.S. Debut at NYU Skirball
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

NYU Skirball will present the American premiere of 7 Pleasures, an exploration of sexuality, pleasure and body politics, choreographed by Danish choreographer Mette Ingvartsen, on September 29 and 30 at NYU Skirball. (more...)

Arthur Kopit Adds New Ending to Production of CHAMBER MUSIC in Brooklyn
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

A new production of Arthur Kopit's Chamber Music directed by Emily Moler will be presented from September 7 through September 16 (Thursday - Sunday at 8pm) in the basement of St. John's Lutheran Church in Brooklyn, NY. (more...)

Season Six of Bravo's DON'T BE TARDY… Returns with Back-to-Back Episodes, 10/6
by TV News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

The Biermanns are taking charge on Bravo Media's DON'T BE TARDY… with a double episode premiere on Friday, October 6th at 8pm ET/PT. Through marital bliss, teenage drama, a family trip and a horrifying brush with danger, the Biermann's family bond is as solid as a rock. (more...)

Isaac Hayes being Honored with New Retrospective 'The Spirit Of Memphis (1962-1976)'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Craft Recordings is proud to announce the forthcoming release of The Spirit of Memphis (1962-1976), chronicling the ascension of one of the most influential creative talents in music history, Isaac Hayes, who would have turned 75 this year. (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...)

Fall 2017 Programs Announced at the Guggenheim Museum
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

The Sackler Center for Arts Education at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum presents the following public programs and film festival in conjunction with the exhibitions Mystical Symbolism: The Salon de la Rose+Croix in Paris, 1892-1897 and Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World. On the occasion of Archtober, New York's architecture and design month, the museum offers architecture-focused events and tours in addition to evening programming, including a special Halloween iteration of Art After Dark. (more...)

Scoop: BALLERS on HBO - September 2017
by TV Scoop - Aug 23, 2017

Get all the scoop on BALLERS on HBO - September 2017 (more...)

IPHIGENIA IN AULIS Retold at Alchemical Studios
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Spirit Fox Productions presents its inaugural production of the Euripedes tragedy, Iphigenia at Aulis, at Alchemical Laboratory Theatre for two performances only this August. (more...)

National Tour of WICKED Announces $25 Ticket Lottery
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

A day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of orchestra seats will be held for WICKED, which is returning to the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center with performances from August 30 through September 10. (more...)

Photo Flash: Remembering Thomas Meehan
by Walter McBride - Aug 23, 2017

As BroadwayWorld sadly reported yesterday, Thomas Meehan, who is best known for his books of such classics as Annie, The Producers and Hairspray, has passed away at 88 years old. (more...)

Julia Murney, Ilana Levine and Nic Rouleau Sign on for BroadwayCon
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

BroadwayCon's Special Guest lineup continues to grow! BroadwayCon has announced Ilana Levine (You're A Good Man Charlie Brown), Julia Murney (Wicked, The Wild Party), and Nic Rouleau (The Book of Mormon, Legally Blonde) have joined the Special Guest lineup for BroadwayCon 2018. (more...)

Ralph Lee Comes to St. John with BEFORE THE SUN AND THE MOON
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Before the Sun and Moon is drawn from an ancient Korean folktale, a magical story in which a young husband and wife discover the power of love and devotion through unexpected challenges and wild adventures. As always in a Mettawee production, the show will incorporate ?masks, puppets and other visual elements. The company of actors includes Mettawee veterans Andrew Butler, Tanya Dougherty, Rob McFadyen, Jan-Peter Pedross and newcomer Claire Moodey. Assistant director Jon Riddleberger will join the cast as puppeteer. Playwright Kristine Haruna Lee wrote the script. The production is directed and designed by Ralph Lee, with costumes by Casey Compton.   (more...)

Carolyn Hennesy to Lead MASTER CLASS at the Garry Marshall Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

The Garry Marshall Theatre's first production of its Inaugural Season, Terrence McNally's Master Class, will star Emmy-winner Carolyn Hennesy as the legendary opera soprano Maria Callas and opens September 22. (more...)

Sundance Institute and Time Warner Foundation Select 11 Artist Fellows for Grants
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Eleven diverse independent artists have been selected to receive support from the 2017 Sundance Institute | Time Warner Foundation Fellowship. These Fellowships and accompanying grants are part of the non-profit Institute's year-round efforts to discover and support independent artists from diverse backgrounds in getting their work made and seen by a wide audience. (more...)

New York City Ballet's Sara Mearns to Perform with PTAMD at Lincoln Center
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Paul Taylor has invited New York City Ballet Principal Dancer Sara Mearns to perform works by Isadora Duncan reconstructed by The Isadora Duncan Dance Company Artistic Director, Lori Bellilove during the 2018 Season of Paul Taylor American Modern Dance (PTAMD) at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center. (more...)

A Call For Singers!! CALIFORNIA DESERT CHORALE Holds Auditions For Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Season!
by David Green - Aug 23, 2017

The California Desert Chorale (CDC) is beginning its build up to its incredible 25th Season and is searching for serious, dedicated singers who are energized to be a part of this growing ensemble. The next audition will be held Monday, August 28 at 7:00p.m, St. John's Lutheran Church, 42-695 Washington St. in Palm Desert. The upcoming fall auditions will be administered and conducted by Tim Bruneau, Artistic Director.  For more information and to make an audition appointment, call 206-369-2151. (more...)

Jody Ashworth to Headline Cabaret Act, 10TH TIME'S A CHARM
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

JODY ASHWORTH will be headlining his cabaret act, "10th Time's the Charm" On October 26 & 27 at 8pm at the Richmond Triangle Players Theater Jody Ashworth's roots in music can be traced back to his first solo, "The Little Drummer Boy," at age 6 in his hometown church in Hopewell, Virginia. (more...)

Hershey Area Playhouse Announces 2018 Christmas Show
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

It's time to open a little present! (more...)

The PAC Announces 40th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

THE PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, PURCHASE COLLEGE (The PAC) is celebrating its 40th Anniversary with a step into the future and a nod to the past, with a curatorial eye towards honoring our history and prominently featuring the latest cutting-edge performances from artists who have been critical to our 40 years of success. (more...)

Chan Centre presents an Evening with Activist & Graphic-Novelist Kate Evans
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at the University of British Columbia (UBC) presents Kate Evans: Threads, an evening with Evans, the acclaimed author, cartoonist, and activist on September 29 at 7:30pm in the Telus Studio Theatre as part of the Beyond Words series. Evans will reveal accounts of hope and hardship from France's Calais refugee camp as told in her 2017 graphic novel Threads: From the Refugee Crisis. With projected images from her book as the backdrop, and musical accompaniment by Iranian-Canadian hand drummer Hamin Honari, Evans will share a reading followed by a thought-provoking panel discussion. (more...)

Rogue Machine Brings DAYTONA to Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Rogue Machine Opens the American Premiere of "DAYTONA" on 9/9 in Los Angeles Written by Oliver Cotton    Haunting and humorous, Daytona is a play with two love stories at its heart. Joe and Elli were childhood friends who survived the Holocaust. They found each other, after the war, and have been married almost 50 years now and living in New York. The couple created an active world for themselves to forget the past…until the day an unexpected visitor arrives, fracturing the relationship that took a lifetime to build. How do we forgive ourselves, and others, and live with the parts of our past that are better forgotten? (more...)

South Street Seaport Museum to Host 50th Anniversary Celebration
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

The South Street Seaport Museum announces the 50th Anniversary Celebration, a dockside celebration and benefit at Pier 16 featuring cocktails and dinner, on Tuesday, September 19, 2017.  (more...)

by TV Scoop - Aug 23, 2017

Get all the scoop on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS 8/23 - 8/30, airing on NBC (more...)

New San Diego Symphony Festival Announced
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

???????In January 2018, the San Diego Symphony will hold its third annual festival and will explore the world of rhythm, sound and place through percussion in a month-long celebration entitled "It's About Time," which is curated by percussionist, conductor, author and University of California San Diego professor Steven Schick. Working with several of San Diego's performing arts organizations, the festival is about the myriad of ways percussion music connects us to the world and to nature. Planning is underway for the festival to move beyond the concert hall including an outdoor performance at the US/Mexico border of John Luther Adams's Inuksuit. (more...)

Netflix Shares First Look Images & Trailer for Adult Animated Comedy BIG MOUTH
by TV News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Get ready to meet the monsters of your glorious prepubescent dreams in this first look at Netflix's upcoming adult animated comedy BIG MOUTH! Big Mouth launches on Friday, September 29th exclusively on Netflix. (more...)

Cal Shakes Closes Season with MEASURE FOR MEASURE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

California Shakespeare Theater finishes its 43rd Season with Measure for Measure in our first-ever co-production with Santa Cruz Shakespeare. (more...)

The World's Greatest Detective Comes to Orlando Shakes in THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

The game is afoot this Halloween during Orlando Shakespeare Theater in Partnership with UCF's (Orlando Shakes) production of The Hound of the Baskervilles, running from October 11 - November 19, 2017 in the Goldman Theater. (more...)

VIDEO: Kathleen Turner Remembers Edward Albee Ahead of Sotheby's Auction
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

In the video below, Kathleen Turner recalls her memories of Edward Albee ahead of Sotheby's September auction of his fine art collection, which will be sold to benefit his namesake foundation. (more...)

Arden Gild Hall Welcomes Back Justin Townes Earle; Fall Line Up Announced
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Arden's fall season is now jam packed, their most busy period of concerts EVER. And they have more coming for the rest of the season 2. Scroll down to see the list of upcoming events including Dar Williams book tour which includes a sure to be much discussed chapter on Wilmington, Delaware. Plus Punk Rock Flea Market comes Oct 14! (more...)

Nursing Recruitment Blog Launches With Focus on Issues, Trends
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017


Photo Flash: New Shots from Black Button Eyes Productions' SHOCKHEADER PETER
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Black Button Eyes Productions presents the Chicago storefront premiere of SHOCKHEADED PETER, the silly and sinister musical based on Heinrich Hoffmann's popular German children's book The Struwwelpeter. Directed by Producing Artistic Director Ed Rutherford with music direction by T.J. Anderson and choreography by Derek Van Barham, SHOCKHEADED PETER was created for the stage by Julian Crouch and Phelim McDermott with original music and lyrics by The Tiger Lillies. SHOCKHEADED PETER plays now through September 16, 2017 at The Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport Ave., in Chicago. BroadwayWorld has a new selection of production photos from the show below! (more...)

Broadway Class Will Be in Session for John Leguizamo's LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Emmy winner John Leguizamo (Ghetto Klown) will make his highly-anticipated return to Broadway this fall in his original one-man comedic play LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS, direct from his acclaimed engagements at The Public Theater and Berkeley Repertory Theater, producers Nelle Nugent and Kenneth Teaton announced today. (more...)

Netflix Announces Original Documentaries Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold and Voyeur
by TV News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Netflix announced today two original documentaries Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold and Voyeur to premiere at the 55th New York Film Festival, and launch globally on Netflix later this year. (more...)

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