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THE 39 STEPS, OUTSIDE MULLINGAR and More Set for Buffalo Theatre Ensemble's 2017-18 Season at the MAC
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2017

Buffalo Theatre Ensemble (BTE), the professional Equity company in residence at the McAninch Arts Center, has announced its 2017-2018 season. (more...)

Elliot Martin, Broadway Producer of Shows Starring Ingrid Bergman, Rex Harrison, Al Pacino and More, Dies at 93
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2017

Elliot Martin, renowned Broadway producer and Tony Award winner passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 21st, in Connecticut, surrounded by his family. He was 93. (more...)

PLAY TO THE WHISTLE to Make Dramatic Touchdown at Hollywood Fringe
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2017

Come see the World Premiere of the comedy-filled, dramatic touchdown 'Play To The Whistle.' (more...)

TNT Closes Season 31 with All-Female Comedy!
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2017

Terrific New Theatre closes its 31st season with the Alabama premiere of a new play whose genre has become a beloved staple of TNT's repertoire, the Southern comedy. (more...)

Photo Flash: Irish Theatre of Chicago Announces THE MY WAY RESIDENTIAL
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2017

Irish Theatre of Chicago will conclude its 2016-17 Season with the world premiere of Geraldine Aron's touching comedy THE MY WAY RESIDENTIAL, directed by ensemble member Kevin Theis, playing May 17 - June 25, 2017 at The Den Theatre (Upstairs Main Stage), 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago. Tickets are currently available at www.irishtheatreofchicago.org.  (more...)

SPRINGLOADED: a Show 25 Years in the Making Comes to Fringe
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2017

Around twenty-five years ago, performer Margot Rose got inspired to write and perform a solo show about her first two tumultuous decades in show business, years filled with trials, tribulations and LOTS of mind-altering substances. She was at a turning point…or so she thought. Turns out, life still had several more highs and lows in store for her. (more...)

Tommy Emmanuel Teams with Rolling Stone Country to Premiere 'Tall Fidler' Video
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2017

Esteemed Grammy Award-winning guitarist TOMMY EMMANUEL today (5/15) has partnered with Rolling Stone Country to premiere the performance video of 'Tall Fiddler' from his upcoming LIVE! AT THE RYMAN album, out this Friday, May 19 via CPG Sounds. (more...)

GREAT NEWS! NBC Orders Second Season of Andrea Martin-Led Comedy
by TV News Desk - May 12, 2017

NBC has ordered a second season of its freshman comedy GREAT NEWS, starring two-time Tony Award winner Andrea Martin (PIPPIN, MY FAVORITE YEAR.) Season 2 will consist of 13 episodes. (more...)

BWW Interview: Christine Dwyer of FINDING NEVERLAND at Fox Theatre Atlanta
by Amy Zipperer - May 12, 2017

The North American tour of Finding Neverland, the Broadway musical that tells the inspirational story of the creation of Peter Pan, is making its home at Atlanta's Fox atre from May 16 - 21, and it's bringing with it an extraordinary cast, including Christine Dwyer in the role of Sylvia Llewelyn Davies. Dwyers was gracious enough to share a little bit about her experience with the tour. (more...)

Geva Announces Exciting 2017-2018 Season: Inspiring Stories for Extraordinary People
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017

Geva Theatre Center's Artistic Director Mark Cuddy and Executive Director Christopher Mannelli are proud to announce the 11 major productions and events of the much anticipated 2017-2018 Season, the non-profit theatre's 45th year of making professional theatre of a national standard in Rochester. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Cleveland - Week of 3/26/2017
by BWW - Mar 26, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/26/2017 for Cleveland (more...)

Celebrate St George's Day with St George's Hall and L'Orchestra Dell'Arte
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

Celebrate St George's Day in style in the beautiful surroundings of St George's Hall as they welcome back their sensational orchestra in residence L'Orchestra dell'Arte who return on Sunday 23rd April. (more...)

The Mama Foundation to Launch Spring 2017 Season with Revival of 'ALIVE!'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

Vy Higginsen and The Mama Foundation for The Arts announces their Spring 2017 Season with the revival of the hit musical ALIVE! 55+ and Kickin' at The Dempsey Theater in Harlem, NY on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 7pm, followed by Saturday matinees on May 6th, 13th and 20th at 1pm. (more...)

Asolo Rep and the FSU/Asolo Conservatory Proudly Announce their 2017-18 Seasons
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

On Monday, March 20, 2017, Asolo Rep and the FSU/Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training proudly announced their 2017-18 seasons in the Mertz Theatre, located in the FSU Center for the Performing Arts. (more...)

Rebecca Isbell Shares BIRDIE'S SONG
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

Rebecca Isbell has completed her new book, 'Birdie's Song': a gripping and potent story of a woman who is blessed with the incredible experience of visiting Heaven and receiving guidance from God. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Cleveland - Week of 3/19/2017
by BWW - Mar 19, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/19/2017 for Cleveland (more...)

OUTSIDE MULLINGAR Opens Friday at Clague
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2017

Clague Playhouse presents its 4th production of the 89th season, OUTSIDE MULLINGAR by John Patrick Shanley. Opening St. Patrick's Day, March 17th, and running through April 9th, 2017, OUTSIDE MULLINGAR is an Irish tale about how it's Never Too Late to take a chance on love. (more...)

Ask Any Dancer. Taking Class Makes You Feel Happy.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2017

Get ready for spring in the Marblehead School of Ballet's (MSB) adult ballet class on Thursdays from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the studio, located at 115 Pleasant Street, in Marblehead, Massachusetts.  Dancers with elementary and intermediate levels of are invited to register for a series or drop-in and take a dance class. (more...)

GYPSY, FRANKENSTEIN, A CHORUS LINE and More Set for Theater Works' 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2017

Theater Works 2017-18 season sees the return of lauded composers, masterful writers and classic tales come to life. (more...)

Nick Adams, Alex Newell & More Will Take Part in Broadway Dreams' MARY & MAX Reading at Alliance Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2017

This week, Broadway Dreams will workshop and present a staged reading of the new musical Mary & Max at the Alliance Theatre in Atlanta, GA. Through an integrated partnership between the not-for-profit performing arts training program and the musical's creators, Broadway Dreams students and faculty will have the opportunity to be actively involved in the process of creating a new musical. (more...)

Hit Show IT'S ONLY LIPSTICK Returns to the Stage this Week
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2017

During her 22-year career in the beauty and cosmetics industry, when Claudia DiMartino found herself exhausted and working around the clock or when colleagues stressed out over projects, she would often say, "It's only lipstick." Then, after a life-changing event in 2001, Claudia's catch phrase took on a completely different meaning…and she has been pursuing her true dream ever since. (more...)

BWW Review: Brian Stokes Mitchell Plays With Music in a Captivating Night of Hope and Joy
by Amy Oestreicher - Jun 27, 2017

Brian Stokes Mitchell is a man of many talents. He's a stage and film veteran with the most glorious baritone voice. The gifted actor took the stage at Feinstein's/54 Below on his own for the first time this month with a concert of songs, mainly from his forthcoming album PLAYING WITH MUSIC. (more...)

Village Playwrights to Present LOUD & PROUD Readings Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

Celebrate Gay Pride with the Village Playwrights tomorrow on Wednesday, June 28 at 8 pm at the LGBT Community Center, 208 W. 13th St., NYC, room 301. (more...)

76 Year Old Competes in Massachusetts Senior Games
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

Greg Tooker started running at 38 after he realized that a sedentary lifestyle combined with long days of travel and client dinners caused him to gain weight and have back problems. And he's been running for the 38 years ever since. (more...)

Jennifer Lopez to Star in Romantic Comedy SECOND ACT for STX Films
by Movies News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

Jennifer Lopez (Monster in Law, Maid in Manhattan, Wedding Planner)will star in and produce the romantic comedy SECOND ACT for STXfilms, it was announced today by Adam Fogelson, Chairman of STXfilms, and Sam Brown, President of Production for the studio. (more...)

Hit Show IT'S ONLY LIPSTICK Opens Right After LA Fringe!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2017

During her 22-year career in the beauty and cosmetics industry, when Claudia DiMartino found herself exhausted and working around the clock or when colleagues stressed out over projects, she would often say, "It's only lipstick." Then, after a life-changing event in 2001, Claudia's catch phrase took on a completely different meaning…and she has been pursuing her true dream ever since. (more...)

SPRINGLOADED Comes to Hollywood Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2017

Around twenty-five years ago, performer Margot Rose got inspired to write and perform a solo show about her first two tumultuous decades in show business, years filled with trials, tribulations and LOTS of mind-altering substances. She was at a turning point...or so she thought. Turns out, life still had several more highs and lows in store for her. (more...)

Village Playwrights Announce Upcoming Events
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2017

The Village Playwright meet from 8 pm to 10 pm at the LGBT Community Center, 208 W. 13th St., NYC. Everyone is welcome. (more...)

Principal Photography Begins on New Faith Based Film A WALK WITH GRACE
by Movies News Desk - Jun 15, 2017

Principal photography has begun in Lima, OH on A WALK WITH GRACE, starring David Lee Smith (Fight Cub, Zodiac, A Walk to Remember), Stephen Baldwin (The Usual Suspects, The Flyboys, (more...)

BWW Interview: Antoinette Hall of INTIMATE APPAREL at Centre Stage
by Neil Shurley - Jun 12, 2017

'What I latched onto with this show is love and how it presents itself in different relationships and circumstances.' (more...)

Claudia DiMartino's IT'S ONLY LIPSTICK Opens Thursday At The Whitefire Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jul 4, 2017

Back by popular demand, accomplished actress Claudia DiMartino once again shares her touching, moving and hilarious story of leaving the corporate world to pursue her dreams (more...)

Carlos Vives & Sebastian Yatra's New Single 'Robarte Un Beso' Out Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2017

'Robarte un beso' (“Steal a Kiss”) from Colombian superstar Carlos Vives' is out TODAY. The song features 22 year old urban popstar Sebastian Yatra, who has more than one billion views on Vevo and more than 500 million streams in Spotify. 'Robarte un beso” is from Vives upcoming eponymously titled album “VIVES”, set for release in October 2017. (more...)

BWW Review: In Solofest 2017 Hit Show IT'S ONLY LIPSTICK, Claudia DiMartino Shares Life Lessons Learned and Dreams Pursued
by Shari Barrett - Jul 14, 2017

Back by popular demand after being a hit of the 2017 SoloFest, accomplished actress Claudia DiMartino once again shares her touching, moving and hilarious story of leaving the corporate world to pursue her acting dreams in IT'S ONLY LIPSTICK at the Whitefire Theater in Sherman Oaks on Thursday evenings at 8pm through August 17. Directed by acclaimed solo show veteran Jessica Lynn Johnson, the show is DiMartino's story of surviving the dysfunction of an Italian-American family in Brooklyn to weathering the instability of being a marketing executive in the beauty industry in corporate America before the life-shattering events of 9/11 caused her to take a good, hard look at her life and make the decision that it's Never Too Late to go after your dreams. (more...)

IT'S ONLY LIPSTICK is Back This Thursday!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2017

During her 22-year career in the beauty and cosmetics industry, when Claudia DiMartino found herself exhausted and working around the clock or when colleagues stressed out over projects, she would often say, "It's only lipstick." Then, after a life-changing event in 2001, Claudia's catch phrase took on a completely different meaning…and she has been pursuing her true dream ever since. (more...)

Way-nee Dee & the Band's New Album 'Still My Nature' Out Today
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2017

This is a follow-up album from Way-nee Dee, titled “Still My Nature”, accompanied by the “Never Too Late” band. T (more...)

Breaking: GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER Will Arrive on Broadway Next Summer!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

Producers Hunter Arnold, Carl Daikeler, Ken Davenport, Richard Hopper, Roy Putrino and Richard Roth have announced that Gettin' The Band Back Together will open on Broadway next year at the Belasco Theatre (111 W 44th Street) on August 13, 2018 with previews starting July 19, 2018. (more...)

Alter Pain Releases HEARTEST STORY FINALLY TOLD
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2017

Alter Pain believes that giving up is not an option. Where there is pain there is opportunity for both God and oneself. In his published book 'Heartest Story Finally Told' (published by WestBow Press), he provides a life guide that teaches the power of forgiveness. (more...)

The Bay Area Premiere of THE ROOMMATE Opens 5/27
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2017

San Francisco Playhouse (Bill English, Artistic Director; Susi Damilano, Producing Director) continue their fourteenth season of transformation with The Roommate, a bold new play by one of the most dynamic and highly acclaimed emerging playwrights on the scene today, Jen Silverman. (more...)

Broadway Palm Announces 25th Anniversary Season!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2017

Broadway Palm is proud to announce its 25th Anniversary Season which includes eight main stage productions, five productions in The Off Broadway Palm, four Children's Theatre productions (TBA), and five concerts. Individual tickets go on sale June 1, 2017.  (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Washington, DC - Week of 4/30/2017
by BWW - Apr 30, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/30/2017 for Washington, DC (more...)

Review Roundup: A DOLL'S HOUSE PART 2 Opens on Broadway- All the Reviews!
by Review Roundups - Apr 27, 2017

The Broadway premiere of Lucas Hnath's new play, A Doll's House, Part 2,  opens tonight at Broadway's John Golden Theatre. (more...)

Irish Theatre of Chicago Announces THE MY WAY RESIDENTIAL
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2017

Irish Theatre of Chicago will conclude its 2016-17 Season with the world premiere of Geraldine Aron's touching comedy THE MY WAY RESIDENTIAL, directed by ensemble member Kevin Theis, playing May 17 - June 25, 2017 at The Den Theatre (Upstairs Main Stage), 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago. Tickets are currently available at www.irishtheatreofchicago.org. Note: THE MY WAY RESIDENTIAL replaces ITC's previously announced production of Little Thing, Big Thing. (more...)

Roger Street Friedman's 'Shoot The Moon' Out on Vinyl This May
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2017

Shoot The Moon, Roger Street Friedman's album (which was originally released by The Playroom Records in CD and digital formats in January 2017), will see a vinyl format release on May 5, 2017. (more...)

Beacon Arts Centre Announce May - August Season
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Apr 26, 2017

Beacon Arts Centre in Greenock announces its 2017 May - August season. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Washington, DC - Week of 4/23/2017
by BWW - Apr 23, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/23/2017 for Washington, DC (more...)

Review Roundup: HELLO, DOLLY! Brings Bette Midler Back to Broadway - All the Reviews!
by Review Roundups - Apr 20, 2017

The new Broadway production of Michael Stewart and Jerry Herman's masterpiece Hello, Dolly!, starring legendary performer Bette Midler, has quickly become the hottest ticket of the year. Directed by four-time Tony Award winner Jerry Zaks and choreographed by Tony Award winner Warren Carlyle, the production opens tonight, April 20. (more...)

FIRST LOOK: Tony Winner Andrea Martin Stars in New NBC Comedy GREAT NEWS
by TV News Desk - Apr 20, 2017

Tony Award winner Andrea Martin (PIPPIN, MY FAVORITE YEAR) stars in the new NBC comedy GREAT NEWS, premiering  Tuesday, April 25 (9-9:30 p.m. ET). Below, get a first look at the series! (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Cleveland - Week of 4/02/2017
by BWW - Apr 2, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/02/2017 for Cleveland (more...)

Esteemed Guitarist Tommy Emmanuel Announces New 'Live! At The Ryman' Album
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2017

Esteemed and acclaimed Grammy Award-winning guitarist TOMMY EMMANUEL today (4/17) announced the May 19 release date of LIVE! AT THE RYMAN (via CPG Sounds). (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Washington, DC - Week of 4/16/2017
by BWW - Apr 16, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/16/2017 for Washington, DC (more...)

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