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Alvin Theatre (New York, NY)
250 W. 52nd St.

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Lovehistory's TRIAL BY JURY to Return with New Case Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

After the massive success of its initial launch earlier in the year, Lovehistory return with Trial By Jury with a brand new court-case next week. (more...)

Higher housing prices and tight inventory drag down California housing affordability; income required to buy doubles in five years, C.A.R. reports
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

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Esperanza Spalding & More Join Ed Sheeran For 'Give A Home' Global Concert Event
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

Musical artists from around the world including GRAMMY Award winners Esperanza Spalding, Jesse & Joy and Moby have just joined an acclaimed line-up to perform exclusive and intimate shows on September 20, 2017 as part of the global concert series, Give a Home, presented by Amnesty International and Sofar Sounds. (more...)

Treat Williams and Stephen Adly Guirgis to Star in AMERICAN BUFFALO
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

Dorset Theatre Festival capstones its 40th Anniversary Season with the Regional Revival of American Buffalo by David Mamet. American Buffalo, under the direction of John Gould Rubin (Artistic Director of The Private Theater), runs for a limited engagement of 11 performances between August 24 - September 2, 2017. All performances take place at the Dorset Playhouse, 104 Cheney Road, Dorset. (more...)

David Crosby, Craig Finn, Poco & More On-Sale at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces singer-songwriter and social justice activist David Crosby on tour with his latest solo album, Craig Finn (of the Hold Steady) with John K. Samson (of the Weakerthans) and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, August 10 at noon at citywinery.com/chicago. (more...)

Kings Theatre Presents JACKSON LIVE IN CONCERT
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

Jackson Live in Concert has to be the most accurate and exciting tribute to the King of Pop to have ever toured UK theatres. (more...)

Ken Ludwig's ROBIN HOOD! Extends Again at The Old Globe
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

The Old Globe today announced that due to popular demand, the exciting Globe-commissioned world premiere comedy Ken Ludwig's Robin Hood! has now extended again, through September 10! This is the second and final extension for the hit show, which previously announced a one-week addition through September 3. The production plays in the Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre, part of the Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. Single tickets start at $45 and are on sale now. (more...)

Photo Flash: Kings of St. Louis! NEWSIES Makes Headlines at The Muny
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

Based on Disney's 1992 cult classic film, Newsies tells the rousing tale of the great Newsboy Strike of 1899. Jack Kelly, a charismatic and resilient newspaper boy, leads a bunch of New York City rag-tag orphans in a clash against the mighty publishing titan, Joseph Pulitzer. With a score by Alan Menken, and hits that include 'Santa Fe,' 'Seize the Day,' and 'King of New York,' this Muny premiere promises to make headlines. (more...)

X Factor Duo Set to Star in Musical Comedy with Slight Political Edge
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2017

Stevi Ritchie is set to make his musical debut alongside Stacey Franks (McClean) in Musical Comedy The Sword And The Dope at Waterloo East Theatre this September. (more...)

Jonny Lang Extends Signs World Tour - 25 North American Shows Added
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2017

Jonny Lang's brand new studio album, Signs, will be released in North America on September 8th via SayRai / Concord Records. The album (his sixth major label release) is his first in four years. The European release for Signs will be on August 25 via Provogue Records / Mascot Label Group. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Bend the Knee Or Die' on Next GAME OF THRONES
by TV News Desk - Aug 7, 2017

'Bend the knee...or refuse and die' on the next episode of GAME OF THRONES, airing Sunday, August 13th at 9 pm only on HBO. Check out a sneak peek below! (more...)

Single Tickets on Sale for NJSO's 2017–18 Classical, POPS and Family Programs
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2017

All tickets are on sale for the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra's classical, pops and family programs for the 2017-18 season-Xian Zhang's second as the Orchestra's critically acclaimed artistic leader. The NJSO brings a diverse range of compelling programs to six venues across the Garden State, with highlights including classical masterworks, a Winter Festival celebrating foreign artists and composers who found creative inspiration on America's welcoming shores, film-with-orchestra presentations of E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial and music- and comedy-filled performances with Tony Award-winning star Jason Alexander. (more...)

ULTRA China Phase One Lineup Announced
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2017

ULTRA China has dropped the Phase One lineup for its debut edition in Shanghai on September 9-10, 2017. (more...)

New UK Tour Announced For STRICTLY COME DANCING Stars Ian Waite and Oti Mabuse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2017

Strictly Come Dancing dance professionals Ian Waite and 2016 finalist Oti Mabuse are joining forces to embark on a 60-date tour of the UK with their new stage show. (more...)

ULTRA China Phase One Lineup Announced
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2017

Set in the heart of the city at Shanghai Expo Park, ULTRA China's Main Stage will be headlined by some of the biggest names in music, with Armin van Buuren, The Chainsmokers, Martin Garrix, Nicky Romero, Porter Robinson and Zedd all confirmed to grace the inaugural two-day event. (more...)

VIALS the First Comedy Series About Pharmacists Comes to Amazon This Fall
by TV News Desk - Aug 4, 2017

Vials, the first comedy series about pharmacists and the vials they fill for their sometimes vile customers, goes into production in Austin, Texas this week and will begin dispensing this fall on Amazon Direct. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: Challenging And Confronting And Unfortunately Relevant, DRY LAND Looks At Life With Honesty But Also Hope
by Jade Kops - Aug 4, 2017

Ruby Rae Spiegel's DRY LAND, an intense play of youth, unplanned pregnancy, and most importantly friendship is presented with graphic honesty by Director Claudia Barrie. (more...)

BWW Previews: THE BLACK PRINCE at The Top 10 UK Box Office
by Zofeen Maqsood - Aug 3, 2017

THE BLACK PRINCE a story that traces the journey of an Indian prince from Punjab has made its mark by entering the coveted Top 10 UK Box Office chart. This feat makes the movie join other hits such as Dunkirk, Despicable Me 3, War for the Planet of the Apes and Spiderman - Homecoming. (more...)

Visionary Works from Internationally Acclaimed Directors Headline TIFF's Platform Program
by Movies News Desk - Aug 3, 2017

The Toronto International Film Festival® unveiled its lineup of 12 films for this year's Platform programme, following on the success of last year's Platform (more...)

VIDEO: Netflix Unveils Trailer for Season 3 of Hit Series NARCOS
by TV News Desk - Aug 3, 2017

Netflix unveiled the trailer for NARCOS season 3 today in New York City, where this season was partially filmed, and the trailer will be shown at various locations around Manhattan today via a Narcos truck (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...)

De Hofnar Shares 'Little Love' Out Now Via Armada Deep
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

Following the release of his album's title track, 'Kings and Queens', melodic house maestro De Hofnar returns with a feel-good offering, 'Little Love'. The second release from his debut album, 'Little Love' is out now on Armada Deep and is available to purchase via all digital service providers. (more...)

New England Debut of CLUE Headlines Cape Playhouse's 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

Michael Rader, Producing Artistic Director of The Cape Playhouse, today announced the 2018 summer line-up for the historic Playhouse's 92nd season. (more...)

Photo Flash: TheaterLab presents LAST DITCH PLAYLIST
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

LAST DITCH PLAYLIST, a new play by Brad Baron, who is also featured in the production along with Ross McCorkell, Amy Stringer and Dontonio Demarco will be presented on August 17, 18 and 19 (Thursday - Saturday) at 8:00 p.m. and on Sunday, August 20 at 2:00 p.m. at Theaterlab, located at 357 West 36th Street, 3rd floor, between 8th and 9th Avenues. Tickets are $18 and can be purchased by visiting https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/975828.  (more...)

Evanescence 'Bring Me To Life' (Synthesis) On Rolling Stone; 'Synthesis Live' Fall Tour On-Sale Today
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

As EVANESCENCE prepare to return this fall with SYNTHESIS, their fourth studio album, the group today, August 18 premiered 'Bring Me To Life' (Synthesis), via Rolling Stone (more...)

Brand New Announce First Album in 8 Year, 'Science Fiction'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2017

Critically acclaimed rock band Brand New have released their long-anticipated fifth album, Science Fiction, on the band's own Procrastinate! (more...)

Warner Bros. Records Signs Soulful 16-Year-Old Marteen; Debut Single 'Sriracha' Out Now
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2017

Warner Bros. Records, through its association with platinum-selling music producer J.R. Rotem's new label Lyon Estates, has signed 16-year-old Bay Area artist Marteen. (more...)

Les Enfants Terribles Announces Full Casting For THE TERRIBLE INFANTS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2017

Today, award-winning theatre company Les Enfants Terribles have announced the full cast for the anniversary production of The Terrible Infants. Staged at Wilton's Music Hall in East London and featuring new creative material, The Terrible Infants will run from 27 September to 28 October, with a press night on Tuesday 3 October. (more...)

Fascination and Fun Flourish in Theater at Monmouth's WHAT'S NEXT FEST
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2017

Theater at Monmouth closes its 48th Summer Repertory Season August 20th, but don't fret, TAM's not done just yet. Right when the curtain falls, TAM is back at it again with the 'What's Next Fest', making old things new and new things classic. Join TAM for their debut week-long celebration of Theatre after a summer of astonishing acts by the 2017 Summer Company. (more...)

BIGGEST GLUTEN FREE EVENT TO HIT NY METRO
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2017

Mark your calendars! The fifth annual Secaucus Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo will return to the Meadowlands Exposition Center October 14-15. (more...)

California Starts Second Half of 2017 with Slow Growth in Home Sales
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2017

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Andy Coxon Cast as 'Berger' for 50th Anniversary Production of HAIR
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2017

Andy Coxon has been cast in the iconic role of Berger, in the new 50th anniversary production of HAIR. (more...)

Dry Diggings Festival Builds Community; Offering Locals Discount
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2017

???????Dry Diggings, celebrates its third-annual festival, coming to Placerville's El Dorado County Fairgrounds on September 02-03. In support of community, the festival founder, Jeff Monser is providing a rounded 15% discount to locals, to join in good times and great music. (more...)

THE RONALD REAGAN PICTURE SHOW Begins 8/25 at Museum of the Moving Image
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2017

???????The outstanding new CNN Films documentary The Reagan Show uses archival footage of President Ronald Reagan, much of it documented by U.S. Naval Photographic unit for the White House and maintained by the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum. The documentary has inspired a week-long film series at Museum of the Moving Image. The series The Ronald Reagan Picture Show, which runs August 25 through 30, includes a special screening of The Reagan Show (on August 30) followed by a discussion with filmmakers Sierra Pettengill and Pacho Velez, CNN senior media correspondent and host of Reliable Sources Brian Stelter, and presidential historian Tim Naftali. During the weekend prior to this screening, the Museum will present rare screenings of some of Ronald Reagan's most memorable film roles, all presented in 35mm.   (more...)

BWW Review: THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME, King's Theatre, Glasgow
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Aug 15, 2017

Christopher, fifteen years old, has an extraordinary brain - exceptional at maths while ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. He has never ventured alone beyond the end of his road, he detests being touched and he distrusts strangers. When he falls under the suspicion of killing Mrs Shears' dog, it takes him on a journey that upturns his world. (more...)

Sweet Honey In The Rock, John Zorn, Ladysmith Black Mambazo and More Set for Symphony Space's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Symphony Space, one of New York's best-loved cultural destinations, is pleased to announce a new season of lively and diverse programming, running from October 2017 through June 2018. Returning this season are Projects conceived by Artistic Director Andrew Byrne, each uniting Symphony Space's multidisciplinary events around a shared theme. A month-by-month listing of featured events follows. (more...)

BWW Previews: NOIR at The Kings Arms, Salford
by Craig Hepworth - Aug 15, 2017

A single spotlight illuminates a detective stood under a streetlight, fog swirls around his feet as he lights his cigar, a saxophone player leans against a brick wall playing jazz that echoes around the streets. Welcome to the world of NOIR. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Death Is the Enemy' on Next GAME OF THRONES
by TV News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

'Death is the enemy' on the next episode of GAME OF THRONES, airing Sunday, August 20th on HBO. Get a sneak peek and go inside last night's episode below! (more...)

Netflix Announces New Comedy Series BEST WORST WEEKEND EVER
by TV News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

Netflix has announced the new series BEST WORST WEEKEND EVER, an eight-episode limited comedy series. Best Worst Weekend Ever follows four friends as they make the most of their last weekend before high school. (more...)

Judy Collins, Betty Buckley, Ute Lemper, Nelli McKay and More Coming Up This Fall at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

Joe's Pub is proud to announce the headlining runs of shows for its 2017 Fall Season, running September 6 to November 30! (more...)

Evanescence Returns with Fourth Studio Album 'Synthesis' This Fall; Announce Tour
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

EVANESCENCE return this fall with SYNTHESIS, their fourth studio album, slated for a Fall 2017 release. The group today, August 14, announced the 'Synthesis Live' tour will launch this fall beginning October 14 (more...)

The Second City Brings New Show to Cape Playhouse 9/5- 9 !
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

The Second City, Chicago's legendary sketch and improv comedy theater, returns to The Cape Playhouse for a special fall engagement with a new show, The Best of The Second City. This must-see show features the best sketches and songs from The Second City's 55-year history made famous by superstars like Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert, Steve Carell, Gilda Radner, Bill Murray and more-- as well as their trademark improvisation. Come see where it all began during this special 5- performance engagement, playing September 5-9. (more...)

Soledad O'Brien to be Honored at The Arthur Ashe Institute for Urban Health Sports Ball 2017 Gala
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

SportsBall 2017, the 23rd Annual Black Tie & Sneakers Gala of the Arthur Ashe Institute for Urban Health (AAIUH), will take place on Wednesday, October 18th at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City. (more...)

INDUSTRY: Cindi Rush, Catherine Russell and Christine Cox to Host PERFECT PITCH Workshops
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

3C Theater Consulting, a new theatrical consulting organization founded by Producer and Theater Owner Catherine Russell, Casting director Cindi Rush and Producer Christine Cox has announced that it will stage PERFECT PITCH, the first in a new series of 'Shark Tank' like workshops specifically aimed at refining, improving and ultimately mastering the art of the perfect pitch in order to raise money for their production. (more...)

Scoop: THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN on CBS - Thursday, August 10, 2017- Friday, August 25, 2017
by TV Scoop - Aug 10, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN, airing on CBS on Thursday, August 10, 2017! (more...)

15th Annual New York Burlesque Festival to Return for Sparkly Long Weekend This September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

The New York Burlesque Festival brings superstars from around the globe together with 5 shows in one sparkly long weekend, this September 21st through 24th. (more...)

BROOKLYN PHOTOGRAPHS, BRIC TV, The Knights and More Set for BRIC's Fall 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

BRIC, the largest presenter of free cultural programming in Brooklyn, has announced the fall 2017 season at BRIC House, the organization's 40,000 SF home in Downtown Brooklyn. (more...)

Phoenix Chorale Announces 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

The Phoenix Chorale has announced its 2017/18 Season. The acclaimed GRAMMY winning Chorale will kick off the season with 'Bruffy's Best' a celebration of the incredible tenure of outgoing Artistic Director Charles Bruffy.  (more...)

Arizona Musicfest 27th Season Brings Diverse Lineup of Exceptional Artists to the Valley
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

The 27th annual Arizona Musicfest festival season brings a diverse lineup of exceptional artists to Valley audiences from country superstars Mary Chapin Carpenter and Lee Ann Womack to Broadway legends Chita Rivera and Tommy Tune, and from famed singer/pianist Michael Feinstein to internationally celebrated Pink Martini and the iconic bandleader/trumpeter Doc Severinsen. (more...)

BWW Feature: 26TH ANNUAL SEASON ANNOUNCED at Kravis Center For The Performing Arts
by John Lariviere - Aug 10, 2017

KRAVIS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS Announces 26th Annual Season of Spectacular Concerts, Blockbuster Performances and Smash Hits from Broadway (more...)

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