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Deep Dish Theater Reschedules Reception w/ Eric Overmyer, 9/18
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2010

Due to a family emergency, acclaimed playwright, screenwriter and producer Eric Overmyer will postpone his visit to the Deep Dish Theater, originally scheduled for September 11, until the following Saturday, September 18. A reception in his honor will begin at 6:30 PM in the theater's lobby. Overmyer is visiting Chapel Hill in conjunction with the theater's production of his 1990 play 'Mi Vida Loca,' which is the opening production of the theater's 10th Anniversary Season. (more...)

Photo Flash: Deep Dish Theater's GOOD PEOPLE, Now Playing Through 9/14
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2013

Good fortune is a scarce commodity in the comic drama Good People, presented by Deep Dish Theater Company through September 14. The play, by Pulitzer winner David Lindsay-Abaire and directed by Deep Dish Resident Director Tony Lea, kicks off the company's thirteenth season at University Mall. Check out a first look at the show below! (more...)

Rialto Chatter: MAD MEN's John Slattery and Jon Hamm Headed for Broadway?
by Rialto Chatter - Sep 23, 2014

The New York Post writes that John Slattery is looking for his next project now that AMC's MAD MEN is over. And it's a play. (more...)

Deep Dish Hosts A Reception with Mi Vida Loca Playwright Eric Overmyer 9/11
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2010

The Deep Dish Theater will host a reception for acclaimed playwright, screenwriter and producer Eric Overmyer at 6:30 PM on Saturday, September 11 in the theater's lobby. (more...)

Deep Dish Theater Reschedules Reception w/ Eric Overmyer, 9/18
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2010

Due to a family emergency, acclaimed playwright, screenwriter and producer Eric Overmyer will postpone his visit to the Deep Dish Theater, originally scheduled for September 11, until the following Saturday, September 18. A reception in his honor will begin at 6:30 PM in the theater's lobby. Overmyer is visiting Chapel Hill in conjunction with the theater's production of his 1990 play 'Mi Vida Loca,' which is the opening production of the theater's 10th Anniversary Season. (more...)

Sundance Institute Announces Paul Federbush as International Director, Feature Film Program
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2012

Sundance Institute today announced the appointment of Paul Federbush to International Director, Feature Film Program (FFP). Federbush will oversee the international activities of the Institute's Feature Film Program. Federbush will begin September 24, reporting to Michelle Satter, Founding Director, Feature Film Program. (more...)

Deep Dish Hosts A Reception with Mi Vida Loca Playwright Eric Overmyer 9/11
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2010

The Deep Dish Theater will host a reception for acclaimed playwright, screenwriter and producer Eric Overmyer at 6:30 PM on Saturday, September 11 in the theater's lobby. (more...)

Deep Dish Theater to Present A QUEER KISS, 10/25-11/16
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2013

Two boys and their parents find themselves at the center of an emotional storm in Joel Drake Johnson's play A Queer Kiss, being given its world premiere by the Deep Dish Theater Company October 25 to November 16. Directed by Artistic Director Paul Frellick, the play continues the company's thirteenth season at University Mall. (more...)

Estrella Jalisco Honors Beloved Singer Jenni Rivera with First-Ever Hispanic Hologram
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2016

In an unprecedented celebration that paid tribute to late Mexican-American singer Jenni Rivera, Estrella Jalisco a light-flavored pilsner beer with more than 100 years of Mexican brewing tradition honored La Diva de la Bandawith the first-ever Hispanic 3D hologram (more...)

ON THE VERGE (OR THE GEOGRAPHY OF YEARNING) Comes to Redwood City
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2016

Eric Overmyer was born in Boulder, Colorado. He spent most of his youth in Seattle and eventually earned a B. A. in Theatre in 1973 at Reed College in Portland. Aside from On the Verge, his plays include The Heliotrope Bouquet, In a Pig's Valise, Don Quixote de la Jolla, Native Speech, Mi Vida Loca, In Perpetuity Throughout the Universe, and Aliki (an adaptation of Ibsen's play Peer Gynt). Mr Overmyer writes extensively for television, including for St. Elsewhere, The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd, Homicide: Life on the Street, The Wire and Law & Order, and has been nominated for two Emmy Awards. He received an Edgar Award for the television feature Rear Window. Overmyer was also a co-creator of the HBO series Treme, about musicians in post-Katrina New Orleans. More recently he's written for and executive producedBoardwalk Empire, executive produced The Affair, and written and produced Amazon's new series Bosch, based on the popular novels by Michael Connelly.  (more...)

Penguin Random House Launches MY CRAZY LIFE by Laura Lucio
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2013

NEW YORK, Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ C.A. Press, an imprint of Penguin Random House, released today a video on its YouTube channel announcing the publication of My Crazy Life: Intimate Conversations with My Friend Jenni Rivera, a memoir by Laura Lucio, journalist and close personal friend of Jenni Rivera scheduled to release in time for Valentine's Day 2014 in the United States and Mexico. Lucio reveals exclusive stories, truths and confessions she and her good friend Jenni shared together. The book will be released simultaneously in Spanish and English. (more...)

Deep Dish Theater Presents A QUEER KISS, Now thru 11/16
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2013

Two boys and their parents find themselves at the center of an emotional storm in Joel Drake Johnson's play A Queer Kiss, being given its world premiere by the Deep Dish Theater Company tonight, October 25 to November 16. Directed by Artistic Director Paul Frellick, the play continues the company's thirteenth season at University Mall. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Deep Dish Theater's A QUEER KISS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2013

Two boys and their parents find themselves at the center of an emotional storm in Joel Drake Johnson's play A Queer Kiss, being given its world premiere by the Deep Dish Theater Company through November 16. Directed by Artistic Director Paul Frellick, the play continues the company's thirteenth season at University Mall. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

An Acoustic Evening with Pam Tillis Plays Bomhard Theater 1/20/12
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2011

An Acoustic Evening with Pam Tillis plays Friday, January 20, 8 p.m. at the Bomhard Theater. (more...)

Sundance Institute Selects 13 Projects for Directors and Screenwriters Labs, June 2013
by Movies News Desk - May 9, 2013

Sundance Institute today announced the 13 projects selected for its annual June Directors and Screenwriters Labs, taking place at the Sundance Resort in Utah from May 27 through June 27. Under the leadership of Michelle Satter, Founding Director of the Institute's Feature Film Program, and the artistic direction of Gyula Gazdag, the Fellows selected for this year's program include emerging filmmakers and projects from the United States, Europe, Mexico, Peru and Somalia. (more...)

Sundance Institute Selects 13 Projects for June 2014 Directors and Screenwriters Labs
by Movies News Desk - May 8, 2014

Sundance Institute today announced the 13 projects selected for its annual June Directors and Screenwriters Labs, taking place at the Sundance Resort in Utah from May 26 through June 26. (more...)

Sundance Institute Kicks Off Summer 2013 Directors and Screenwriters Labs
by Movies News Desk - May 27, 2013

Sundance Institute welcomes 13 projects, selected for its annual June Directors and Screenwriters Labs, taking place at the Sundance Resort in Utah from today, May 27 through June 27. Under the leadership of Michelle Satter, Founding Director of the Institute's Feature Film Program, and the artistic direction of Gyula Gazdag, the Fellows selected for this year's program include emerging filmmakers and projects from the United States, Europe, Mexico, Peru and Somalia. (more...)

Howard Korder's IN A GARDEN Comes to South Coast Rep, 3/7-3/28
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2010

An American architect gets a mysterious assignment from a Middle Eastern dignitary in the latest play from Howard Korder, which will have its world premiere March 7-28 on the Julianne Argyros Stage. (more...)

IN A GARDEN Closes at South Coast Rep, 3/28
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2010

An American architect gets a mysterious assignment from a Middle Eastern dignitary in the latest play from Howard Korder, which will run through March 28 on the Julianne Argyros Stage. (more...)

Deep Dish Theater to Present ARCADIA, 2/28-3/22
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2014

A gaggle of academics tries to make sense of the past and a precocious girl is on the verge of altering the future in Tom Stoppard's sparkling comedy, Arcadia, presented by the Deep Dish Theater Company February 28-March 22. Directed by Artistic Director Paul Frellick, the play continues the company's thirteenth season at University Mall. (more...)

Sundance Institute Expands Support to Writers and Creators of Series for TV
by TV News Desk - Mar 19, 2014

Sundance Institute today announced a significant expansion of its renowned labs for independent artists to include dedicated support for writers and creators of series for television and online platforms. (more...)

Big Lots Increases Online Presence To Connect With Hispanic Customers
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2015

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Deep Dish Theater to Present GOOD PEOPLE, 8/23-9/14
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2013

Good fortune is a scarce commodity in the comic drama Good People, presented by Deep Dish Theater Company August 23 to September 14. The play, by Pulitzer winner David Lindsay-Abaire and directed by Deep Dish Resident Director Tony Lea, kicks off the company's thirteenth season at University Mall. (more...)

Sundance Institute Hosts Week of Creative Film Initiatives, Now thru 8/5
by Movies News Desk - Jul 30, 2012

Sundance Institute previously announced the participants for its annual Creative Producing Labs and Creative Producing Summit, both held in the same week at the Sundance Resort in Sundance, Utah. (more...)

Sundance Institute to Host Week of Creative Film Producing Initiatives, 7/29-8/4
by Movies News Desk - Jul 17, 2013

Sundance Institute today announced the participants for its annual Creative Producing Labs and Creative Producing Summit, both held the week of July 29 at the Sundance Resort in Sundance, Utah. These activities are part of the Institute's year-round Creative Producing Initiative, which encompasses a series of Labs, Fellowships and other events that support independent producers. (more...)

Sundance Institute Announces Program of Films, Panels and Workshops for NEXT WEEKEND
by Movies News Desk - Jul 16, 2013

Sundance Institute today announced the program of 10 feature films, 10 short films and related programming for the first-ever NEXT WEEKEND film festival, Aug. 8-11, 2013 at Sundance Sunset Cinema (more...)

Sundance Institute Hosts Week of Creative Film Initiatives, 7/30-8/5
by Movies News Desk - Jul 16, 2012

Sundance Institute today announced the participants for its annual Creative Producing Labs and Creative Producing Summit, both held in the same week at the Sundance Resort in Sundance, Utah. (more...)

Kentaro Hagiwara Wins 2013 Sundance/NHK International Filmmaker Award
by Movies News Desk - Jan 27, 2013

Sundance Institute and NHK have announced Kentaro Hagiwara, director of the upcoming film, Spectacled Tiger, as winner of the 2013 Sundance/NHK International Filmmaker Award. The award was presented at a private ceremony at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. (more...)

THE MUSIC TEACHER, A CHJANA and More Win 2013 Sundance Institute Mahindra Global Filmmaking Awards
by Movies News Desk - Jan 22, 2013

Sundance Institute and India's Mahindra Group today announced the four winners of the 2013 Sundance Institute | Mahindra Global Filmmaking Awards, in recognition and support of emerging independent filmmakers from around the world. The winning directors and projects are: Sarthak Dasgupta, THE MUSIC TEACHER from India; Jonas Carpignano, A CHJANA from Italy-US; Aly Muritiba, THE MAN WHO KILLED MY BELOVED DEAD from Brazil; and Vendela Vida & Eva Weber, LET THE NORTHERN LIGHTS ERASE YOUR NAME from UK-Germany-US. (more...)

An Acoustic Evening with Pam Tillis Plays Bomhard Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2012

An Acoustic Evening with Pam Tillis plays Friday, January 20, 8 p.m. at the Bomhard Theater. (more...)

Howard Korder's IN A GARDEN Comes to South Coast Rep, 3/7-3/28
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2010

An American architect gets a mysterious assignment from a Middle Eastern dignitary in the latest play from Howard Korder, which will have its world premiere March 7-28 on the Julianne Argyros Stage. (more...)

Deep Dish Theater to Present ARCADIA, 2/28-3/22
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2014

A gaggle of academics tries to make sense of the past and a precocious girl is on the verge of altering the future in Tom Stoppard's sparkling comedy, Arcadia, presented by the Deep Dish Theater Company February 28-March 22. Directed by Artistic Director Paul Frellick, the play continues the company's thirteenth season at University Mall. (more...)

Directions Theatre Co Presents FIGARO/FIGARO 2/27-3/2
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2009

Directions Theatre Company is pleased to present the New York premiere of Eric Overmyer's adaptation of Beaumarchais' The Marriage of Figaro and ?d?n von Horv?th's Figaro Gets a Divorce. FIGARO/FIGARO follows the iconic characters Figaro, Susanna, the Count and Countess Almaviva and other favorites through the ups and downs inherent in all relationships - husband and wife, master and servant, family ties and the like. (more...)

Deep Dish Theater Presents ARCADIA, Now thru 3/22
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2014

A gaggle of academics tries to make sense of the past and a precocious girl is on the verge of altering the future in Tom Stoppard's sparkling comedy, Arcadia, presented by the Deep Dish Theater Company tonight, February 28-March 22. Directed by Artistic Director Paul Frellick, the play continues the company's thirteenth season at University Mall. (more...)

Directions Theatre Co Presents FIGARO/FIGARO 2/27-3/2
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2009

Directions Theatre Company is pleased to present the New York premiere of Eric Overmyer's adaptation of Beaumarchais' The Marriage of Figaro and ?d?n von Horv?th's Figaro Gets a Divorce. FIGARO/FIGARO follows the iconic characters Figaro, Susanna, the Count and Countess Almaviva and other favorites through the ups and downs inherent in all relationships - husband and wife, master and servant, family ties and the like. (more...)

Sundance Institue Announces Projects Selected for 2014 Feature Film Program
by Movies News Desk - Dec 17, 2013

Sundance Institute has selected 12 projects for its 2014 January Screenwriters Lab, an immersive, five-day (January 10-15) writers' workshop at the Sundance Resort in Utah. (more...)

HBO Sports Premieres Boxing Documentary TAPIA Tonight
by TV News Desk - Dec 16, 2014

HBO Sports, the leading television platform for boxing in the U.S., will present a compelling documentary about the talented but tormented world champion boxer Johnny Tapia. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in San Antonio - Week of 12/15/2013
by BWW - Dec 15, 2013

Upcoming Shows - Week of 12/15/2013 for San Antonio (more...)

HBO Sports to Premiere Boxing Documentary TAPIA, 12/16
by TV News Desk - Dec 12, 2014

?HBO Sports, the leading television platform for boxing in the U.S., will present a compelling documentary about the talented but tormented world champion boxer Johnny Tapia. (more...)

Sundance Institute Hosts Week of Creative Film Initiatives, 7/30-8/5
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2012

Sundance Institute today announced the participants for its annual Creative Producing Labs and Creative Producing Summit, both held in the same week at the Sundance Resort in Sundance, Utah. (more...)

Deep Dish Theater Presents GOOD PEOPLE, Now thru 9/14
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2013

Good fortune is a scarce commodity in the comic drama Good People, presented by Deep Dish Theater Company today, August 23 to September 14. The play, by Pulitzer winner David Lindsay-Abaire and directed by Deep Dish Resident Director Tony Lea, kicks off the company's thirteenth season at University Mall. (more...)

Photo Flash: MI VIDA LOCA At Deep Dish Theater
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2010

The Deep Dish Theater Company will kick off its 10th Anniversary Season with Mi Vida Loca, a smart and sexy comic drama by Eric Overmyer. Staged by Artistic Director Paul Frellick, the play will run August 27 to September 18 at the Companys home in University Mall. (more...)

Photo Flash: Deep Dish Theater's GOOD PEOPLE, Opening 8/23
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2013

Good fortune is a scarce commodity in the comic drama Good People, presented by Deep Dish Theater Company August 23 to September 14. The play, by Pulitzer winner David Lindsay-Abaire and directed by Deep Dish Resident Director Tony Lea, kicks off the company's thirteenth season at University Mall. Check out a first look at the cast below! (more...)

AMC's BREAKING BAD Series Finale to Air 8/11; New 'After Show' Announced
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2013

As part of its ongoing commitment to providing a place for original stories and characters that defy expectations, AMC made a number of announcements on the day of its Upfront. Today's announcements revealed that the second half of the acclaimed drama BREAKING BAD's fifth and final season — eight episodes in total — will premiere today, Aug. 11 at 9 pm. (more...)

Drumstruck Comes to Dodger Stages Beginning May 12
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2005

DRUMSTRUCK, the world's first interactive drum-theatre experience, direct from sold-out engagements in Johannesburg, South Africa and Sydney, Australia, makes its American debut off-Broadway at Dodger Stages Stage 2 (340 West 50th Street, NYC) directed by David Warren. DRUMSTRUCK begins preview performances on May 12, 2005 and the official opening date will be announced soon. (more...)

IFC Announces Eight New Comedies from Development Slate
by TV News Desk - Apr 22, 2016

IFC revealed at their upfront press event in New York, eight smart new comedies from their robust development slate for 2017 series consideration. (more...)

AMC's BREAKING BAD Series Finale to Air 8/11; New 'After Show' Announced
by TV News Desk - Apr 17, 2013

As part of its ongoing commitment to providing a place for original stories and characters that defy expectations, AMC made a number of announcements on the day of its Upfront. Today's announcements revealed that the second half of the acclaimed drama BREAKING BAD's fifth and final season — eight episodes in total — will premiere on Sunday, Aug. 11 at 9 pm. (more...)

Dale, Malick, Moses and Williams Join Burliegh Grimes
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2006

James Badge Dale ('24'), Emmy and Golden Globe Nominee Wendie Malick ('Just Shoot Me'), Mark Moses ('Desperate Housewives') and Ashley Williams ('Huff,' 'Good Morning Miami') will star in the U.S. premiere of BURLEIGH GRIME$. (more...)

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