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BWW's On This Day - February 9, 2019
by - Feb 9, 2019

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 9 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Rachel Ulanet Debuts At The Green Room 42 Friday March 1
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2019

The Green Room 42 Presents Rachel Ulanet (Broadway's Beauty and The Beast, Lovemusik, and King David) in her solo show, Keep Me Searching, Friday March 1, at 7PM. (more...)

Elhae Returns With TROUBLE IN PARADISE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2019

Atlantic Records has announced the eagerly awaited new project from acclaimed singer ELHAE. “TROUBLE IN Paradise” arrives Friday, February 22nd at all DSPs and streaming services. (more...)

Schimmel Center at Pace University Presents IRELAND AND AMERICA
by TV News Desk - Feb 8, 2019

Schimmel Center at Pace University continues its 2018-19 series of World Music and Dance with Ireland and America, a musical retrospective of Irish American history performed by Larry Kirwan, co-founder and frontman of the New York City-based Celtic rock band Black 47, on Friday, February 22, 2019 at 7:30pm. Tickets start at $29 and can be purchased at SchimmelCenter.org, by phone at 212-346-1715, or by visiting the Schimmel Center Box Office at 3 Spruce Street, Manhattan. Box office hours are Tuesday-Saturday, Noon-5pm, and then beginning three hours prior to each performance, through intermission. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - February 8, 2019
by - Feb 8, 2019

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 8 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Parallel 45 Theatre Announces New Venue And Ninth Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2019

Traverse City is now home to a state-of-the-art, outdoor performance venue showcasing northwest Michigan's only professional summer repertory theatre. The collaboration between Parallel 45 Theatre, Grand Traverse County Parks & Recreation, and Cornerstone Architects will create a permanent home for Parallel 45 Theatre's summer programming in Traverse City's Civic Center Park. (more...)

Smithsonian Channel To Debut EPIC YELLOWSTONE With Bill Pullman
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2019

The eagerly anticipated series EPIC YELLOWSTONE is set to give audiences a front row seat to the extraordinary spectacle of wildlife and dramatic seasonal extremes in the iconic crown jewel of America's national parks. Hosted by renowned actor and Montana local Bill Pullman, and filmed over the course of three years, the series delivers stories from Yellowstone never told before. The stunning four-part project uses state-of-the art 8K cameras, FLIR thermal imagery, drone timelapse, cineflex aerials and miniature nest cameras to reveal the world of Yellowstone's predators and prey in jaw-dropping beauty – shot fully in the wild with no captive or enclosed animals.  EPIC YELLOWSTONE premieres on Sunday, March 10 at 9 PM ET/PT on Smithsonian Channel and will also be available on the channel's 10-hour 4K On-Demand model. In the lead-up to the event series, Smithsonian Channel will also premiere an all-new episode of the acclaimed and popular AERIAL AMERICA focusing entirely on Yellowstone on Sunday, March 3 at 9 PM ET/PT. (more...)

Steve Poltz Premieres PHARMACIST From His New Album SHINE ON
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2019

Songwriter Steve Poltz is premiering a new song from his upcoming album, SHINE ON, today with Relix Magazine. The track, 'Pharmacist' is a whimsical take on what might happen if a person were to develop a crush on their local pill dispenser. As always with Poltz, the song marries clever wordplay with a killler hook, all wrapped up and delivered in his engaging, idiosyncratic style. (more...)

Amas Premieres Musical VICTORY TRAIN in Staged Readings Ft. Judy McLane and More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2019

Amas Musical Theatre and The Amas Musical Theatre Lab, in association with LaVie Productions, will present staged readings of Victory Train, a new musical, with book, music and lyrics by David Buskin and Jake Holmes. (more...)

Hillbarn Theatre Presents LEADING LADIES This March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2019

Hillbarn Theatre, the Peninsula's premier theatre company, continues its 2018-19 season with Olivier Award-winning playwright Ken Ludwig's hilarious farce, Leading Ladies. Leading Ladies will perform at Hillbarn Theatre (1285 East Hillsdale Blvd., Foster City) March 7-24, 2019 (more...)

BWW Review: THUNDERBIRD AMERICAN INDIAN DANCE CONCERT AND POW WOW Celebrates Timeless Traditions Today
by Cindy Sibilsky - Feb 7, 2019

BWW Review: Thunderbird American Indian Dance Concert and Pow Wow Celebrates Timeless Traditions Today (more...)

Full Cast And Creative Team Announced For JUNK At Arena Stage
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2019

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater announces the full company for Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and author Ayad Akhtar's (Arena's Disgraced) timely tale Junk. Inspired by the real junk bond giants of the 1980s, Akhtar explores how the riveting, hostile takeover of a family-owned manufacturing company paved the way to expose the rise of greed, power, race and wealth that led to reshaping the rules of Wall Street and the world. Directed by Jackie Maxwell, Junk runs April 5 - May 5, 2019 in the Fichandler Stage. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - February 17, 2019
by - Feb 17, 2019

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 17 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

GEORGIA O'KEEFFE PAINTS PARADISE Will Have Benefit Performance at the Hatbox Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2019

Saturday, March 2nd at 4 pm the award-winning musical by William Ogmundson of New London and Tom Dunn of Henniker, Georgia 0'Keeffe Paints Paradise, is doing a benefit performance at the Hatbox Theatre in Concord prior to opening March 4th at the Hudson Guild Theatre off Broadway in NYC. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - February 16, 2019
by - Feb 16, 2019

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 16 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

SWMRS Release Their Sophomore Album 'Berkeley's On Fire'
by TV News Desk - Feb 15, 2019

Oakland, CA rock quartet SWMRS have released their anxiously awaited sophomore album Berkeley's On Fire. The album is available HERE starting today via Fueled By Ramen. Limited edition merch bundles are available exclusively at the SWMRS online store HERE. (more...)

Story Of Malta's WW2 Courage To Be Told At Phoenicia
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2019

The fascinating story of Malta's defiance, bloody-mindedness and bare-faced courage during the Second World War will soon be shared in a fascinating one-off event inside the beautiful Ballroom of the Phoenicia Hotel in Valletta. (more...)

LA Garage Rock Band CRIMINAL HYGIENE Announce New Single & Video
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2019

Dangerbird Records and LA-based rock quartet Criminal Hygiene are excited to present the music video for “Dangers Of Convenience,” the fourth track to be lifted from the band's forthcoming studio album, Run It Again (pre-order). As a track providing commentary on certain relationships we maintain simply for the convenience factor, the clip was helmed by Jon Sortland of The Shins and filmed in the Yucca Valley on a $50 bribe. Criminal Hygiene's Michael Fiore had the following to say about the meaning of the track and video: (more...)

American Music Theatre Project 2018-2019 Season Continues With Workshop Performances, A Songwriters' Showcase And More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2019

The American Music Theatre Project (AMTP) at Northwestern University's School of Communication will present workshop performances of three new music theater works as the 2018-2019 season continues. (more...)

Penny Jackson's THE BATTLES OF RICHMOND HILL To Premiere At HERE 4/26-5/11
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2019

91 Central Productions in association with Anemone Productions will present the World Premiere of The Battles of Richmond Hill a new comedy by Penny Jackson (I Know What Boys Want at the Lion Theatre; A Different Place in the 2017 FRIGID Festival), directed by Kathy Gail MacGowan (Kentucky Cantata at HERE; In the Summer Pavilion at 59E59) at HERE (145 Sixth Avenue, enter on Dominick Street, one block south of Spring Street), April 26-May 11. (more...)

Ben Sterling Releases Debut Hot Creations EP 'The Energy'
by TV News Desk - Feb 15, 2019

Rising star Ben Sterling has already garnered huge support from label co-founder Jamie Jones. Moving into 2019, the talented youngster makes his debut on Hot Creations, delivering three punchy, high-octane tracks this February. (more...)

Kennedy Center Announces April Millennium Stage Calendar
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2019

Through a year-long engagement with the Kennedy Center, Citizen Artists receive a national platform through which to advance their work; performance and career development opportunities; and mentorship from Kennedy Center leadership. On April 26, 2018-2019 Citizen Artist Fellow Rulan Tangen, with her company Dancing Earth, will showcase …SEEDS: RE GENERATION… This immersive, interdisciplinary, and participatory contemporary dance ritual evolved from Dancing Earth's intertribal artists in exchanges with Native elders, farmers, foragers, seed savers, and food and water justice groups, envisioning the restoring/restory-ing of land and people. (more...)

Power & Paradise In Spectacular Philharmonic Season Opens This March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2019

Woollahra Philharmonic Orchestra has announced its exciting 2019 Concert Season featuring four unique and breathtaking orchestral and stunning chamber proms concerts, each meticulously curated and designed to enthral and engage audiences of all tastes. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - February 15, 2019
by - Feb 15, 2019

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 15 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Lorna Dallas Brings New Solo Show STAGES to Birdland
by Kevin Alvey - Feb 14, 2019

'Nowhere could you get that happy feeling when you are stealing that extra bow...' Ms. Lorna Dallas has returned to NYC to steal an extra bow (or 3) after a lifetime of trodding the theatrical boards in London's West End, Australia, Germany, NY, on televison, and in Royal Variety performances. What a 'Glamorous Life'. (more...)

Mandalay Bay's 2019 Concerts on the Beach Series Adds Three Performances
by TV News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

Some of the most renowned acts in reggae will make their way to Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino's 2019 Concerts on the Beach Series sponsored by MillerCoors and Pepsi. Ziggy Marley and Michael Franti & Spearhead take the stage Saturday, June 15 at 9 p.m., Iration with Pepper and Katastro will entertain beachgoers Saturday, Aug. 24 at 8:30 p.m. and Rebelution with Collie Buddz mark the end of August with a special two-day performance Friday, Aug. 30 and Saturday, Aug. 31 at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

Axis Company Announces 20th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

Axis Company today announces its 20th Anniversary Season, which kicks off a bold new work: the world premiere of Strangers in the World, written and directed by Axis Artistic Director Randy Sharp (March 13-April 6). The company celebrates two decades of making raw, unblinking theater in its intimate West Village space with a lineup that exemplifies Axis's body of work-its artistry in exploring dark moments in America's past, and its mastery at staging moving first-person narratives.  (more...)

BWW's On This Day - February 13, 2019
by - Feb 13, 2019

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 13 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

The Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival Announces Bi-Coastal Event
by TV News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

The Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival, the annual festival that honors legendary novelist Philip K. Dick through the dynamic power of science fiction film, is returning for its seventh outing with a full schedule of events. For the first time since its inception, the festival will hold a bi-coastal gathering presenting a lineup of films, premieres and panels for audiences in New York City, Los Angeles and Santa Ana, CA. The ambitious endeavor will provide a platform for independent filmmakers who tackle a variety of themes that empower the narratives of Philip K. Dick, whose work continues to serve as a profound mark on the literary and entertainment worlds. (more...)

Bob Mould Announces 40th Anniversary Shows
by TV News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

Last week Bob Mould released the album Sunshine Rock - a fresh and albeit glowing new collection that critics have spent the last few days raving about. Tomorrow Mould is set to start his international tour in support of the album. It's a journey that will take him across the United States and through Europe, including two shows the weekend of March 30-31 in Minnesota at The Palace and Turf Club in St. Paul (the very city where his legendary archetypal band Hüsker Dü formed) that mark Mould's 40th anniversary on the stage. The Turf Club show has already sold out.  (more...)

Skeletonwitch Announce U.S. Tour, Soft Kill & Wiegedood To Support
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

Today, Skeletonwitch announce their first full-length U.S. tour since the release of their latest and highly acclaimed album, Devouring Radiant Light. Soft Kill and Weigedood join them as support for the Louder Than Light Tour. Martyrdöd, Portrayal of Guilt and Devil Master have also confirmed select dates. Highlights include LA's Teragram Ballroom, NYC's St. Vitus, Chicago's Lincoln Hall, Barracuda in Austin and many more. See below of a full list of dates and go here for further ticketing information. (more...)

Dave Hause Announces New Album KICK And Streams First Single With Rolling Stone
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

Acclaimed Philadelphia-raised singer-songwriter DAVE HAUSE is proud to announce his brand new studio album titled Kick (pre-order). Out on Friday, April 12 via Rise Records, Kick is Hause's fourth solo outing that finds him carrying on in the voice and tradition of classic American songwriters, tackling topics of hope, depression, global warming, a crumbling democracy, and growing old. These complex notions weave together with a joyous sing-along cadence that creates a soundtrack for the broken American dream. (more...)

The Public Theater Announces Line-Up And Casting For Sixth Season Of Public Studio
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

The Public Theater announced the sixth season of PUBLIC STUDIO today, which will present two new works this spring. Continuing The Public's commitment to nurturing new playwrights, the two productions will run in succession in The Public's Shiva Theater and be presented as pared-down productions with the low ticket price of $15. This vital program continues The Public's mission of making new work by emerging artists accessible to all audiences. (more...)

Vangeline Theater And The New York Butoh Institute Present Hitohana Hitosekai And The Workshop Make Visible
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2019

Vangeline Theater and the New York Butoh Institute present, in association with Triskelion Arts, performance Hitohana Hitosekai (One Flower One World) and workshop Make Visible by Butoh dancer Moeno Wakamatsu. The performance will be held on April 9, 2019 at 8pm at Triskelion Arts, 106 Calyer St, Brooklyn, NY 11222, and the workshop will run from April 11-14, 2019 at varying times and locations. Tickets for the performance are $18 General Admission and can be purchased at https://www.vangeline.com/calendar-of-upcoming-events/2019/4/9/moenowakamatsu-performance. (more...)

Tony-Nominee Loretta Ables Sayre Returns To Blue Note Hawaii This Month
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2019

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The Naples Players Announce 2019-2020 Season; SHE LOVES ME, CALENDAR GIRLS, and More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2019

Kicking off their 66th theatre season, The Naples Players (TNP) announce the 2019-2020 theatre season. The upcoming season reaffirms The Naples Players' dedication to providing a superior theatre experience for the community with an exciting combination of Tony Award-winning plays and musicals as well as popular beloved classics and exhilarating new works. 'It's a season about strength and sacrifice' said Bryce Alexander, TNP's Executive Artistic Director. 'It's about the sacrifices we make for love, and the strength that comes from finding our community.' (more...)

The Ghost of Paul Revere Adds Spring Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2019

Coming in strong on the heels of a nation-wide tour, capped off with a sold-out show at Boston's Paradise Rock Club and a jam-packed set on Cayamo Cruise, The Ghost of Paul Revere has revealed a new string of tour dates for spring 2019. The foot-stompin', folk-hollerin' boys of Maine will kick things off in the Northeast before embarking throughout New England. The band's route will also include appearances at Papa Joe's Banjo-B-Que Festival, featuring Greensky Bluegrass, Old Crow Medicine Show, Leftover Salmon, The Infamous Stringdusters and more, as well as the inaugural 4848 Festival, which features the likes of Umphrey's McGee,Greensky, the Stringdusters, and Railroad Earth. (more...)

Inter Arma Announce SULPHUR ENGLISH LP, Share New Song CITADEL
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2019

Richmond's INTER ARMA, reigning masters of the slow build, continue to trace a distinctly ambitious trajectory through modern metal. Today, the band announces their 4th full-length offering Sulphur English, coming April 12th, 2019, and share the first single entitled “Citadel.” (more...)

Photo Coverage: Audra McDonald & More Celebrate Williamstown Theatre Festival at 2019 Gala
by Jennifer Broski - Feb 12, 2019

Just last night, Williamstown Theatre Festival celebrated its annual Gala: "An Evening with Audra McDonald" honoring WTF Board Chairman Matt Harris with special appearances by Eden Espinosa, Jessica Hechtand Martyna Majok. Check out photos from inside the special night below! (more...)

BWW's On This Day - February 12, 2019
by - Feb 12, 2019

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 12 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Mandel JCC In Boynton Beach & PB Gardens Invites Local Readers To Upcoming Literary Events
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2019

The Mandel JCC of the Palm Beaches today invited literary fans to several upcoming cultural events under the auspices of the Mandel JCC Book Festival. The Mandel JCC has two locations in Palm Beach County-in Boynton Beach at 8500 Jog Road and in Palm Beach Gardens at 5221 Hood Road. (more...)

NINA SIMONE: FOUR WOMEN Comes to People's Light This March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2019

People's Light presents Nina Simone: Four Women, a new music-filled play featuring hits like 'Sinnerman,' 'I Loves You Porgy,' and 'To Be Young, Gifted, and Black' performed by an all-star female cast. The play opens on legendary songstress Nina Simone in the moment she learns of the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing, the event that shifted her career from nightclub singer to Civil Rights activist. Nina Simone: Four Women makes its regional premiere on the Leonard C. Haas Stage from February 27 through March 31. Tickets range from $30-$50. To purchase, call 610.644.3500 or visit www.peopleslight.org. People's Light is located at 39 Conestoga Road, Malvern, PA 19355.   (more...)

VIDEO: Get A First Look at DETROIT '67 at Hartford Stage
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2019

Hartford Stage announced today the cast and creative team for Dominique Morisseau's Detroit '67. The powerful drama, produced in association with the McCarter Theatre Center, will perform at Hartford Stage Thursday, February 14, through Sunday, March 10. (more...)

Photo Flash: Get A First Look at DETROIT '67 at Hartford Stage
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2019

Hartford Stage announced today the cast and creative team for Dominique Morisseau's Detroit '67. The powerful drama, produced in association with the McCarter Theatre Center, will perform at Hartford Stage Thursday, February 14, through Sunday, March 10. (more...)

Marcia Kimpton's BARDO BLUES In Competition At The 6th Annual Red Dirt Film Festival
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2019

'Bardo Blues', the story of a man coming to grips with tragedy by escaping to Paradise, will screen at the Red Dirt Film Festival on Sunday, March 3rd, 4:30PM at the Cimarron Hotel & Suites Best Western Plus, 315 N. Husband Street, Stillwater, OK 74075. The film is up for 4 Festival Awards: Best Director Narrative Feature, Best Actor: Narrative Feature - Stephen McClintic, Best Supporting Actor: Narrative Feature - Brad Gross, and Best Cinematography: Narrative Feature - Ian McAleece and Justin McAleece. (more...)

Grand Rapids Civic Theatre Presents MAMMA MIA!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2019

Whether you're a longtime fan or a complete newcomer to the show, you are undoubtedly familiar with Mamma Mia!'s iconic playlist. The songs of Swedish pop group ABBA feature as more than just musical numbers - they practically drive the show's story! Tracks like "Dancing Queen" and "Take a Chance on Me" find new life in the hands of playwright Catherine Johnson, who spins a love story unlike any you've seen before. (more...)

23 Finalists Named For 2019 Governor's Arts Awards
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2019

Twenty-three finalists from communities around the state have been selected in seven categories for 2019 Governor's Arts Awards, which will be presented at the 38thannual Governor's Arts Awards Dinner and Celebration on Thursday, March 7 at the Renaissance Downtown Phoenix, 100 N. 1st Street. (more...)

Modern Farce BAREFOOT Extends Through March 2
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2019

After fantastic audience and critical response, BAREFOOT, a daring new sexual escapade by Kate T. Billingsley and Thomas G. Waites, will extend through March 2 at the Gene Frankel Theatre when it began performances on January 24. BAREFOOT is produced by Black Rose Productions and directed by Thomas G. Waites (Awake and Sing! with Frances McDormand, Al Pacino's King Richard III). (more...)

Broadway Grand Rapids Announces 2019-20 Season - HAMILTON, THE LION KING, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2019

The Broadway Grand Rapids 2019-20 season will include some of the biggest blockbusters on Broadway, including a three-week run of HAMILTON. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - February 10, 2019
by - Feb 10, 2019

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 10 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

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