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Broadhurst Theatre (New York, NY)
235 W. 44th St.

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Based on the novel Seventeen by Booth Tarkington


BWW Review: Fresh-Faced THE SOUND OF MUSIC at The Paramount : Something Good
by Amelia Reynolds - Sep 9, 2017

Rogers & Hammerstein's 'The Sound of Music' has been a musical staple for generations. Currently showing at the Paramount, this touring production has all of the snow-capped mountains, starched habits, and vocal prowess one could want. The young and eager cast makes this classic feel fresh. (more...)

Reg Rogers to Lead New Translation of Ibsen's AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE at Yale Rep
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

Yale Repertory Theatre opens its 2017-18 season with An Enemy of the People by Henrik Ibsen, newly translated from the Norwegian by Paul Walsh, directed by James Bundy, October 6-October 28 at Yale University Theatre (222 York Street). Opening Night is Thursday, October 12. (more...)

Simone Dinnerstein and A Far Cry Premiere New Philip Glass Concerto
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

In its 2017-18 season, the Grammy-nominated self-conducted chamber music collective A Far Cry joins pianist Simone Dinnerstein to premiere a new concerto for piano and strings composed for Dinnerstein by Philip Glass. In celebration of the composer's 80th birthday, select premiere performances of the concerto, paired with J. S. Bach's Keyboard Concerto in G minor, will take place in Boston, MA; New London, CT; at the Miller Theatre at Columbia University, NY; in Worcester, MA;  Palm Beach, FL; and at the Royal Conservatory in Toronto. A recording of the work for Glass' Orange Mountain Music label is scheduled for release in 2018. (more...)

Goldenstein Gallery in Sedona Curates City-Wide Art Exhibition EVERY DAY PEACE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

This year marks the 36th Anniversary of the International Day of Peace, established in 1981 by the United Nations. Peace Day provides a globally shared date for all humanity to commit to Peace above all differences and to contribute to building a Culture of Peace. In 2012 Sedona was honored to receive a proclamation from the United Nations making Sedona the 35th International City of Peace. (more...)

Hildebrand Law, PC Continues Its Expansion in Scottsdale, Arizona.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

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Fadi Khoury's FJK DANCE Season '17 at NY Live Arts Begins 9/14-15
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

Fadi Khoury's FJK DANCE returns to New York Live Arts with two premieres and repertory in two different programs, Thursday, Sept. 14 and Friday, Sept. 15 at 7:30pm. The company's fourth annual season presents a contemporary fusion of culture and dance: ballet to ballroom, Middle Eastern to jazz, an international blend featuring new and exciting collaborations, live music, projection design, and new choreography. (more...)

SINGLE ASIAN FEMALE, AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE, THE DANCE OF DEATH and More Set for Belvoir's 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2017

Belvoir has announced the productions making up their 2018 season, launched at an event at Belvoir St Theatre. (more...)

Movies at the Mansion! Rahway International Film Festival Sets Fall Lineup at New Venue
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2017

Celebrating its 5th Anniversary, the Rahway International Film Festival has relocated to Westfield, New Jersey, taking root at the stunning James Ward Mansion. The move comes at the heels of their ongoing transition to the new 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, Big Dreams & Silver Screens Inc. (more...)

Egg & Spoon Kicks Off First Season with MORNING by Simon Stephens
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2017

MORNING by Simon Stephens is about Stephanie, a Seventeen year old whose life has fallen apart. With her mom dying, her best friend leaving, and her relationship gone to hell, this week might just be the end of the world. (more...)

Amadou & Mariam's 'La Confusion' Out Today via Because Music
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

La Confusion, the highly anticipated ninth full-length LP from Malian musical duo and Grammy-award nominees Amadou & Mariam, is out today on Because Music. (more...)

Storm Large to Return to Feinstein's/54 Below with KISS! KISS! BANG! BANG!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Storm Large in Kiss! Kiss! Bang! Bang! October 3-6, 2017. (more...)

ULTRA Worldwide Concludes Another Record-Setting Asia Tour
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

ULTRA Worldwide, the world's largest independent music festival brand, has wrapped another historic tour in Asia, which saw over 400,000 people attend Seventeen events on the continent in a four-month period during 2017. (more...)

South Street Seaport Museum Receives Proclamation from the New York City Council
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

South Street Seaport Museum was honored to receive a proclamation from the New York City Council in celebration of the organization's 50th Anniversary. Captain Jonathan Boulware, executive director of the museum, accepted the honor on August 24, 2017. (more...)

AsianInNY to Host 2017 Fashion Show this Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

AsianInNY, New York's premier online destination for multicultural networking and entertainment, will host its 2017 fashion show and cocktail reception on Sep 23rd from 2:00-4:00pm at 100 Washington Street, Manhattan New York. (more...)

Wonkybot Studios Releases SPOOKY TROOP
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

Wonkybot Studios has released the children and family audio adventure story album Spooky Troop: The Last Halloween in digital format, immediately available today at Wonkybot.com, iTunes, Google Play, Amazon and other retailers. Physical copies of the album can also be pre-ordered today, exclusively at wonkybot.com. (more...)

The Stray Cats' LEE ROCKER to Perform at Patchogue Theatre, 10/14
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts (PTPA) is proud to present Long Island's own Lee Rocker of the Stray Cats on Saturday, Oct. 14 at 8 p.m. Lee Rocker and the Stray Cats sold more than 10 million records, garnered an astounding 23 gold and platinum records worldwide, and were music video pioneers of MTV. The Stray Cat's worldwide mega hits Stray Cat Strut, Sexy and Seventeen and Rock this Town have become a part of the fabric of rock and roll. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has included Rock this Town as one of the 500 most important songs in rock. (more...)

Atlantic Theater Slates 2017-18 Amplified Reading Series, Launch Writers & Tow Resident
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

Atlantic Theater Company has announced its 2017-2018 Amplified Reading Series selections, presenting six bold new plays throughout Atlantic's season with an expanded rehearsal process for more meaningful engagement with the material and the playwright. (more...)

Review Roundup: BETWEEN THE LINES at Kansas City Rep
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

Based on the young adult novel by Jodi Picoult and Samantha Van Leer, BETWEEN THE LINES follows Seventeen year old Delilah as she struggles through her junior year of high school. The show runs through October 1 at Kansas City Rep Theatre, and the critics are weighing in! (more...)

Karen Ziemba, Tovoah Feldshuh and More Join NO WAY TO TREAT A LADY Concert at Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents the 30th Anniversary of No Way to Treat a Lady on Sunday, Oct. 15th @ 7:00. (more...)

BWW Review: The Glass Menagerie at the Vagabond
by Tina Collins - Sep 18, 2017

Perfect casting makes for a beautiful rendition of The Glass Menagerie at the Vagabond. In this Tennessee Williams' classic, a fractured family struggles to maintain the illusion of hope in a harsh reality. Michael Byrne Zemarel's sensitive direction extracts the timeless elements from the mid-century setting. (more...)

South Street Seaport Museum Receives Proclamation from the New York City Council
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

South Street Seaport Museum was honored to receive a proclamation from the New York City Council in celebration of the organization's 50th Anniversary. Captain Jonathan Boulware, executive director of the museum, accepted the honor on August 24, 2017. (more...)

FRAMING COMMUNITY: MAGNUM PHOTOS, 1947-PRESENT Exhibition to Open at Hunter College
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

'Framing Community: Magnum Photos, 1947-Present' will open September 28, 2017 with a reception from 7 to 9 p.m. at Hunter College Art Galleries. The exhibition will be on view through November 26, 2017. (more...)

BWW Review: BETWEEN THE LINES at Kansas City Repertory Theatre
by Alan Portner - Sep 16, 2017

World Premiere show keeps audience engaged and appreciate - may have a great future in New York (more...)

The Voice Kids UK and More Among Lineup for 2017 Cheshire Fest
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Thrilling entertainment for all the family awaits visitors at next weekend's Cheshire Fest, which returns for 2017 after a successful launch last year. (more...)

Gigi Rowe Shares New Single Featured In Ubisoft's Just Dance 2018
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Revered for her bold sense of style and infectious dance-pop gems, Miami-based artist Gigi Rowe releases new single Got That today. (more...)

Annual Baxter Dance Festival Returns to Wow Audiences Through Dance
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

The annual Baxter Dance Festival is back for the thirteenth time, ready to wow audiences with over 64 new pieces by 73 choreographers over a period of eight days. Headlining this year's festival is the commissioned work by choreographer, dancer and teacher Themba Mbuli of the acclaimed SOLD! and ADAGIO FOR A HACKED LIFE. (more...)

A Far Cry & Simone Dinnerstein to Tour New Philip Glass Concerto to Boston, NYC and More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

In its 2017-18 season, the Grammy-nominated chamber music collective A Far Cry joins pianist Simone Dinnerstein to premiere a new concerto for piano and strings by Philip Glass. (more...)

BWW Morning Brief September 13th, 2017: FOR PETER PAN ON HER 70TH BIRTHDAY Opens and More!
by Danielle Ashley - Sep 13, 2017

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Today's big news: Playwrights Horizons' FOR PETER PAN ON HER 70TH BIRTHDAY opens tonight! (more...)

Taran Killam, Heather Graham, Kumail Nanjiani, and Blake Jenner Honored at San Diego International Film Festival
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

The San Diego International Film Festival (Oct 4-8, 2017) produced each year by the San Diego Film Foundation is proud to announce that Heather Graham, Kumail Nanjiani, Blake Jenner, and Taran Killam will be honored at the San Diego International Film Festival (more...)

Shubert Organization's Plans to Build New 45th Street Theatre Are No More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

Currently, the Shubert Organization owns Seventeen Broadway theatres in New York City, but for years rumors have circulated that they want to make it eighteen. (more...)

Cast Announced for Magic Theatre's World Premiere of THE EVA TRILOGY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

Magic Theatre announced today the complete cast of Barbara Hammond's World Premiere The Eva Trilogy. (more...)

Singer/Songwriter Kate Van Dorn Brings Rootsy Alternative Sound to New York
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

With a powerful country rooted sound and blues influenced lyrical drive that has been described as both alternative and psychedelic, New York based Singer/Songwriter Kate Van Dorn, has shared her music with a discerning East Coast audience for some time now. (more...)

Fadi Khoury's FJK DANCE Season '17 Begins at NY Live Arts
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

Fadi Khoury's FJK DANCE returns to New York Live Arts with two premieres and repertory in two different programs, Thursday, Sept. 14 and Friday, Sept. 15 at 7:30pm. The company's fourth annual season presents a contemporary fusion of culture and dance: ballet to ballroom, Middle Eastern to jazz, an international blend featuring new and exciting collaborations, live music, projection design, and new choreography. (more...)

Arielle Jacobs and Curt Hansen Star in First Production of KCRep Season BETWEEN THE LINES
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2017

Kansas City Repertory Theatre opens its 2017/18 season with BETWEEN THE LINES, a new musical based on the best-selling book by New York Times bestselling authors Jodi Picoult and her daughter Samantha van Leer that features music and lyrics by Elyssa Samsel and Kate Anderson, book by Timothy Allen McDonald choreography by Lorin Latarro, and direction by Tony Award-nominated director Jeff Calhoun. (more...)

Des Moines Playhouse Brings A CHORUS LINE to the Stage
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2017

The Des Moines Community Playhouse presents 'A Chorus Line,' Sept. 8-Oct. 1, 2017. Tickets may be purchased online at dmplayhouse.com, by phone at 515-277-6261, or at the Playhouse ticket office, 831 42nd St. 'A Chorus Line' is an enduring American classic which contains language and situations which may be offensive to some.   (more...)

Photo FLASH: A CHORUS LINE at Des Moines Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2017

The Des Moines Community Playhouse presents "A Chorus Line," Sept. 8-Oct. 1, 2017. Tickets may be purchased online at dmplayhouse.com, by phone at 515-277-6261, or at the Playhouse ticket office, 831 42nd St. "A Chorus Line" is an enduring American classic which contains language and situations which may be offensive to some. (more...)

GHOST QUARTET to Launch Inaugural 'Next Door at NYTW' Series; Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2017

New York Theatre Workshop (NYTW) has announced the inaugural season of Next Door at NYTW in the Fourth Street Theatre, NYTW's newly renovated 65-seat black box space. (more...)

Des Moines Playhouse Brings A CHORUS LINE to the Stage
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2017

The Des Moines Community Playhouse presents 'A Chorus Line,' Sept. 8-Oct. 1, 2017. Tickets may be purchased online at dmplayhouse.com, by phone at 515-277-6261, or at the Playhouse ticket office, 831 42nd St. 'A Chorus Line' is an enduring American classic which contains language and situations which may be offensive to some. (more...)

Fadi Khoury's FJK DANCE Combines with Contemporary Ballet and Ballroom
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2017

Fadi Khoury's FJK DANCE returns to New York Live Arts with two premieres and repertory in two different programs, Thursday, Sept. 14 and Friday, Sept. 15 at 7:30pm. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsals for BETWEEN THE LINES Starring Arielle Jacobs and Curt Hansen at Kansas City Rep
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2017

Kansas City Repertory Theatre will open its 2017/18 season with BETWEEN THE LINES, a new musical based on the best-selling book by New York Times bestselling authors Jodi Picoult and her daughter Samantha Van Leer that features music and lyrics by Elyssa Samsel and Kate Anderson, book by Timothy Allen McDonald and be directed by Tony Award-nominated director Jeff Calhoun. (more...)

Amadou & Mariam's Video Prremieres on Billboard, New album La Confusion Out Today
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2017

Today, Billboard premieres the video for the title track from Malian musical duo and Grammy-award nominees Amadou & Mariam's La Confusion. (more...)

The Coal Mine Theatre Launches New Season with THE ALIENS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2017

Coal Mine Theatre launches its highly anticipated 17/18 season with the Canadian premiere of THE ALIENS, the award-winning play by Pulitzer Prize Award-winning playwright Annie Baker, opening Wednesday, September 20, 2017. (more...)

Debra Whitfield's FIRE, About Triangle Waist Company Disaster, to Premiere Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2017

Chatillion Stage Company presents the world premiere of the new play FIRE written by Debra Whitfield (Duck Sauce Can Be Dangerous). (more...)

EMH Productions presents TOYER
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2017

Award winning EMH Productions continues its sixth season of provocative and compelling theatre with the dynamic and chilling two character drama TOYER: An Unavoidable Tragedy by Hollywood playwright and actor Gardner McKay.  This timely 90 minute play delves into the mind games of a serial lobotomist of women, dubbed The Toyer by local LA police.  The struggle for power over one another, the willingness to believe what we want to, to buy into what a person is telling us because the truth is too awful to face speaks to the state of our nation in this current climate of political unrest.  TOYER will run Thursday October 12th (preview) through Tuesday October 31st, 2017 at the Ooley Theatre located at 2007 28th Street, Sacramento, CA 95818.  (more...)

Theatre in Historic Places: Lummis House Doubles as Scottish Castle for MACBETH
by Ellen Dostal - Aug 24, 2017

He walked from Cincinnati to Los Angeles in 1884 and then he built a castle in Highland Park with stones from the nearby arroyo. Charles F. Lummis, first editor of the LA Times, knew how to make an entrance. Now the historic site will get a starring role in one of Shakespeare's most dramatic plays, MACBETH, for two weeks in September, when Benjamin Pohlmeier and his Junction Theatre Company mount a site-specific production using the castle as its backdrop. (more...)

New Plays from Amanda Peet, Jocelyn Bioh and More Set for MCC Theater's 2017 PlayLabs Series
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

MCC Theater has announced the 2017 PlayLabs reading series, which will feature new works in development by playwrights: 2017-2018 Tow Playwright-in-Residence Jocelyn Bioh, MCC alum Amanda Peet, Charise Castro Smith, and MCC Youth Company alum Lily Houghton. (more...)

Annie Lennox, Forest Whitaker and More Line Up for Global Citizen Week
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

Global Citizen today announced Global Citizen Week, a series of events that will culminate with the 2017 Global Citizen Festival in New York City's Central Park. (more...)

A Violinist Gets Unstrung at Momenta Festival III 10/1-4
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

Four distinctively themed programs, each curated by a different member of Momenta Quartet have been announced for Momenta Festival III.  (more...)

ARCO Chamber Soloists to Perform Final Concert in 2017 Series Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

In September, the ARCO Chamber Soloists bring together outstanding chamber musicians to perform the final concert in the 2017 series - this time taking their wonderful 'HIP' performance style and period instruments to Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and the Blue Mountains. (more...)

BWW Interview: Coming Together to Bring Change, Panel Discusses NEWSIES
by Carla Maria Verdino-Sllwold - Aug 17, 2017

"Newsies is a hit wherever you take it; it had a highly successful Broadway run and national tour and now in these first regional productions, it is the kind of show that brings people from all over to see it again and again. It reaches so many people with its great music and dance and inspiring story. It's a brilliant piece of theatre, and I am honored to be a part of it." (more...)

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