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The River Celebrates 20 Years of Making Arts Education Accessible for All
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2016

The River Performing and Visual Arts Center (The River), celebrated its 20th anniversary at the Junior League of Houston and raised nearly $300,000 with a night of heart-tugging stories and spectacular performances by The River's Performance Troupe, emceed by Sunny 99.1 DJ, Dana Tyson. (more...)

Every Student Succeeds Act: Learning from the Past
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2016

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MPAC Brings The Miracle Project to New Jersey
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2016

Mayo Performing Arts Center (MPAC) is proud to announce that Elaine Hall and her pioneer organization, The Miracle Project, will bring a new course curriculum to children with autism spectrum disorders and other special needs in 2017.  As a Miracle Project provider, MPAC will offer this unique program for the first time anywhere in New Jersey, utilizing music, dance and theatre to unlock the creativity, personalities, and great potential of children. (more...)

Cast and Creative Team Set for THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA at The Old Globe
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2016

The Old Globe today announced the cast and creative team for The Old Globe and University of San Diego Shiley Graduate Theatre Program presentation of William Shakespeare's The Two Gentlemen of Verona, running November 12 - November 20 in the Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre, directed by Richard Seer, Director of Professional Training for the M.F.A. program, as part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. Opening night is Today, November 12 at 8:00 p.m. (more...)

Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival Celebrates 10 Years
by TV News Desk - May 9, 2017

The Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival presented by Coca-Cola (NYCWFF) returns for its 10th anniversary October 12 – 15, 2017. (more...)

Game on! 4th annual St. Jude PLAY LIVE Prize Season runs through May 31
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2017

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Zhaopin Report Found China's Working Women Less Keen on Childbearing
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

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Paines Plough Announces Full Programme For ROUNDABOUT @ SUMMERHALL 2017
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

Co-Artistic Directors of Paines Plough James Grieve and George Perrin today revealed the full programme of new writing filling ROUNDABOUT @ SUMMERHALL, kicking off at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe before a UK tour in Autumn 2017. (more...)

Nonprofit No Child Wet Behind Battles Diaper Need Nationwide
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

No Child Wet Behind is thrilled to be successfully kicking off their fifth consecutive year with aspirations to become America's largest diaper drive. One in three American families reports experiencing diaper need. (more...)

Michael Phelps to Headline Champion Honors Luncheon, Today
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2017

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif., Jan. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ Michael Phelps, the American swimmer and holder of 23 Olympic Gold Medals, will headline the Annual Champion Honors Luncheon benefitting the Barbara Sinatra Children's Center as the 2017 Champion Honoree. Phelps, who holds the all-time records forOlympic gold medals(23), Olympic gold medals in individual events(13), andOlympic medals in individual events(16), will conduct a rare and unforgettable intimate conversation with a surprise celebrity conversationalist as a part of the luncheon program. The Champion Honors Luncheon will be at 11:30 am on March 3, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Resort and Spa in Indian Wells, CA. (more...)

TUTS Inclusive Arts Showcase Highlights the Artistic Talents of Students from The River and HSMT
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) presented the Inclusive Arts Showcase to a packed house on Wednesday evening at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts in Zilkha Hall. (more...)

New Works by Dominique Morisseau, Lemony Snicket and More Slated for Berkeley Rep's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2017

Berkeley Repertory Theatre today announced a collection of seven productions for its 2017-18 subscription season. Featured in the season are new and classic works by Tony Kushner, Julia Cho, Daniel Handler (Lemony Snicket), Dominique Morisseau, Nilaja Sun, Lillian Hellman, directed by Tony Taccone, Lisa Peterson, Des McAnuff, and Ron Russell. The season includes two world premieres and one West Coast premiere. (more...)

Ride For A Reason During Benefits St. Jude Children's Hospital, 4/22
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

At a time when children of all ages should be celebrating every day of their young lives, the reality is thousands of children nationwide face the uncertain diagnosis of cancer, as well as sky rocketing youth obesity rates making the life expectancy for kids less than those of today's adults. (more...)

Radio One plugs in to support St. Jude Children's Research Hospital''
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2017

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BWW Review: GOD OF CARNAGE, Tron Theatre, Glasgow
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Mar 11, 2017

When two young boys get into an altercation at a public park, their parents meet to discuss the event in a calm and rational manner…But as the evening progresses (and the rum is drunk), diplomatic civility makes way for all out conflict, leaving liberal principles, expensive flowers and half-digested food in tatters on the floor. (more...)

Smartphones Will Read and Write Better Than 32 Million American Adults in Next Decade
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2017

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The Line Releases First Web Exclusive Featuring Randi Weingarten and Tom Kane
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2017

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The Players Summer Camp Performs ONCE ON THIS ISLAND JR.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

Coming up on July 7, The Players Centre for Performing Arts Summer Camps is proud to have our campers perform the exciting, Caribbean-flavored musical Once on This Island, Jr. The students have been working for four weeks to put on this fully produced show, encapsulating their camp experience which included learning about theatre etiquette, auditioning, teamwork, friendship and enhancing their skills in voice, acting and dance. (more...)

The Rose Theater Receives a Generous Grant From the Nebraska Arts Council 
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2017

The Rose Theater has been graciously awarded the Basic Support Grant of $33,786 from the Nebraska Arts Council in order to support programming of the 2017-18 season. (more...)

Tickets On Sale Monday, June 26th For Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival Presented By Coca-Cola 10th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2017

The Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival presented by Coca-Cola (NYCWFF) returns for its 10 th anniversary October 12 15, 2017. Including returning fan-favorites and an array of new soires, more than 70 events will take place at locations across New York, with 100% of the net proceeds benefiting the hunger-relief organizations Food Bank For New York City and No Kid Hungry . To date, NYCWFF has raised more than $10 million to support the fight to end hunger. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - June 19, 2017
by - Jun 19, 2017

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

Summit Homes donates $718,000 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2017

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Barrow Street Productions Presents PIKE ST.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2017

Following the notable success of No Child..., which ran for a year at Barrow Street Theatre in New York and debuted at Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 2010, Nilaja Sun returns to The Fringe with her new one-woman show, PIKE ST. fresh from a strong critical response in the U.S. (more...)

Theatre South Playhouse to Present FALSETTOS Live on Stage
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2017

Nominated for five 2017 Tony Awards, including Best Revival of a Musical, Falsettos is a hilarious and poignant look at a modern family in the mid 80's revolving around the life of a gay man Marvin, his wife, his lover, his soon?to?be?bar?mitzvahed son, their psychiatrist, and the lesbians next door. Originally created under the specter of the AIDS crisis, this timely musical about middle?class family dynamics manages to remain buoyant and satirically perceptive even as it moves towards its heartbreaking conclusion.  (more...)

Lecrae Shares Music Video in Support of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2017

In support of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Grammy-Award winning rap artist Lecrae unveils the official video for his inspiring single 'I'll Find You' featuring Tori Kelly. (more...)

EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A- Pike St
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 24, 2017

BWW speaks to writer/performer Nilaja Sun about bringing Pike St to the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe Festival. (more...)

The Cape Cod Theatre Project Presents a Staged Reading of Talene Monahon's HOW TO LOAD A MUSKET
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2017

Under the direction of Artistic Director Hal Brooks, the Cape Cod Theatre Project has a history of presenting some of America's most exciting new plays, including: John Cariani's Almost, Maine, Lucas Hnath's Hillary and Clinton and Heidi Schreck's Grand Concourse. After each reading, audiences are invited to participate in talkbacks to assist in the development of the newly-presented works, many of which go on to off-Broadway, Broadway, or regional engagements. (more...)

Cast and Creative Team Announced for HAMLET at The Old Globe
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2017

The Old Globe today announced the complete cast and creative team for William Shakespeare's exhilarating tragedy Hamlet, one of the greatest plays ever written. The Globe's Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director Barry Edelstein returns to the outdoor festival stage, with a cast featuring some of the nation's finest classical actors, to bring Shakespeare's iconic play to life. Revenge thriller, ghost story, psychological drama, political epic, and family saga, all packed in one, with unforgettable characters, theatrical masterstrokes, and world-famous lines. The Prince of Denmark comes home from college to find his father dead, his mother remarried to his uncle, and a spine-chilling apparition roaming the palace grounds. Hamlet plays August 6 - September 10, 2017, in the outdoor Lowell Davies Festival Theatre. Previews run August 6-11, with opening night on Saturday, August 12 at 8:00 p.m. Tickets start at $30 and are on sale now to the general public. (more...)

Michael Phelps to Headline Champion Honors Luncheon, 3/3
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2017

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif., Jan. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ Michael Phelps, the American swimmer and holder of 23 Olympic Gold Medals, will headline the Annual Champion Honors Luncheon benefitting the Barbara Sinatra Children's Center as the 2017 Champion Honoree. Phelps, who holds the all-time records forOlympic gold medals(23), Olympic gold medals in individual events(13), andOlympic medals in individual events(16), will conduct a rare and unforgettable intimate conversation with a surprise celebrity conversationalist as a part of the luncheon program. The Champion Honors Luncheon will be at 11:30 am on March 3, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Resort and Spa in Indian Wells, CA. (more...)

Nilaja Sun Returns to the Woolly Stage Since 2008's Critical Ht NO CHILD…WITH PIKE ST.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company announces the next production of its 37th Season, Pike St. by playwright Nilaja Sun, directed by Ron Russell.  Pike St. will run from March 27-April 23, 2017. (more...)

The Revival Announces Summer Camps for Kids
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2017

The Revival - Hyde Park's improv comedy theater - is thrilled to announce the return of Summer Camps! We offer a series of one-week options for kids ages 6 to 12 throughout the Summer. Each week explores new ideas and themes developed by the children. And, we conclude each session with a performance for friends & family on The Revival stage! (more...)

La Jolla Playhouse Sets Cast, Creatives for 2017 POP Tour of #SuperShinySara
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

La Jolla Playhouse announces the cast and creative team for its 2017 Performance Outreach Program (POP) Tour production, #SuperShinySara, by Wesley Middleton, and helmed by acclaimed San Diego director and Moxie Theatre Artistic Director Delicia Turner Sonnenberg (Counterweight, Without Walls Festival 2013). The production will tour schools throughout San Diego County, now through March 31, 2017. (more...)

Azuka's Pay What You Decide Season Continues with World Premiere of SH_THEADS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

Following a record, at-capacity run of How We Got On, Azuka Theatre continues their 2016-2017 "pay what you decide" season with the world premiere of Sh_theads. Developed in partnership with PlayPenn, playwright Douglas Williams and director Kevin Glaccum examine a down-and-out bike shop in lower Manhattan and the lives of the people who love to work there. (more...)

Goo Goo Dolls Donate Proceeds form Sales of Signed INstruments to St. Jude Hospital
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2016

Recently, the Goo Goo Dolls' John Rzeznik and Robby Takac visited St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® in Memphis, which is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. (more...)

GTL CEO Issues Statement Following Actions of Pulaski County, Indiana Sheriff's Department
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2016

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THE COLOUR OF ME, HER, A REAL ALIEN ADVENTURE and More Coming to Half Moon Theatre in 2017
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2016

Half Moon Theatre (43 White Horse Road, London E1 0ND) has announced its lineup for its Winter/Spring 2017 season. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Samantha Ilechukwu Releases DIFFERENT: VOLUME 1
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2016

'Different: Volume 1': a vividly illustrated children's tale of a girl who finds joy and hope after she loses her parents and her foundation to a terrible natural disaster. 'Different: Volume 1' is the creation of published author, Samantha Ilechukwu, mother and gifted writer. (more...)

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital' Top Corporate Partner, Kmart', Achieves Major Fundraising Milestone
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2016

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Illumina Launches iHope Program to Identify Causes of Undiagnosed Genetic Diseases in Children
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

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Goo Goo Dolls Offer Fans The Chance To Win A Private Performance Through Omaze
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

Today, rock and roll legends The Goo Goo Dolls announced a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for fans through Omaze, the premier site for online charitable giving. While in the midst of their 'Long Way Home' summer tour in support of the release of their new EP You Should Be Happy, the band is partnering with Omaze to offer the chance to win the ultimate concert experience. (more...)

U.S. Families on the Brink of Hunger
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2017

Nearly two-thirds of low-income parents in the United States say a single unplanned expense would make it difficult to feed their families, a new report unveils. (more...)

BWW Review: Masterful PIKE ST. at Woolly Mammoth
by Roger Catlin - Apr 3, 2017

Nilaja Sun sits in the chair, absorbed in herself as the audience at Woolly Mammoth takes its seats for her electrifying one-woman 'Pike St.' (more...)

Orpheum Theatre Offering 'Mending Hearts' Arts Camp for Grieving Children
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2017

The Orpheum Theatre Group announced the addition of a special two-week long camp to its 2017 summer camp programming. Founded by President & CEO Brett Batterson, the first annual Mending Hearts Camp will serve children ages 6-13 that have experienced the death of one or both parents. (more...)

School Lunch Fairy Receives Their First Donations
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2017

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InventHelp Donates 100 Birthday Parties to Beverly's Birthdays
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2017

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BCT's SPRING SING features Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez and More 4/24
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

Award winners Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez will sing Broadway melodies to support musical theatre scholarships at the 3rd annual Brooklyn Children's Theatre's SPRING SING on Monday, April 24, 2017. Kristen, an Oscar and Grammy winner, co-wrote Broadway's first a capella show, In Transit. Bobby, co-creator of Book of Mornon and Avenue Q, is the youngest ever person to win an EGOT - Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony awards. The pair are currently adapting their hit film Frozen for Broadway release in Spring, 2018. (more...)

Summer Classes Are Now Enrolling At The Marcia P. Hoffman School Of The Arts At Ruth Eckerd Hall
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2017

This summer, the Marcia P. Hoffman School of the Arts at Ruth Eckerd Hall will offer a variety of classes, workshops and private lessons to children of all ages, providing them with the opportunity to explore their talents, discover new friends and learn from professional arts instructors. Classes kick-off Monday, June 5 and enrollment is open now. For a complete list of classes and descriptions, click here. (more...)

Runners Support St. Jude's at 2017 Boston Marathon
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2017

Today, 10 motivated runners from across the country laced up their sneakers in a show of support for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, which leads the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. (more...)

Detroit Public Theatre Announces its 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2017

Detroit Public Theatre's (DPT) third season kicks off September 28, 2017 with a Detroit premiere and ends with its first-ever commissioned work - a new play that will make its world debut on the DPT stage inside the Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center. (more...)

New Survey: Why Don't Job Applicants Accept Offers?
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2017

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