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Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with the Legendary Lucie Arnaz
by Behind the Curtain - Sep 9, 2018

One of the industry's most beloved artists, Lucie Arnaz, swings by Shetler Studios to talk to Rob and Kevin about her fifty plus year stage career. From her roots on CBS' Here's Lucy, starring her mother Lucille Ball, to her celebrated concert career, Lucie has been entertaining audiences in such shows as Seesaw, My One and Only, Lost in Yonkers, Social Security, Once Upon a Mattress, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, I Do! I Do! and, the musical for which she received her Tony Award nomination, They're Playing Our Song! (more...)

Theatre West Presents FROM WHARF RATS TO LORDS OF THE DOCKS By Ian Ruskin
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2018

Theatre West - Actor-playwright Ian Ruskin portrays the legendary union organizer Harry Bridges, capturing his passion, struggles and wicked sense of humor in the one-man play, "From Wharf Rats to Lords of the Docks". (more...)

Carvel To Surprise Fans With A Special Treat During The Month Of September
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2018

Carvel... America's Freshest Ice Cream knows how to celebrate a birthday and there's no better time than the most popular birthday month of the year! Research shows that the week and a half between September 9 th and 20 th contains nine of the top ten birthdays in America.* If you're born in the month of September and a Fudgie Fanatic subscriber, Carvel wants to buy your birthday cake! At the beginning of the month, Carvel will randomly select 50 members of the "Fudgie Fanatics" email club to receive a $50 Carvel gift card to use for their birthday ice cream cake! (more...)

Netflix Announces Launch Date for Second Half of Fourth Season of UNBREAKABLE KIMMY SCHMIDT
by TV News Desk - May 31, 2018

Netflix will launch the remaining six episodes of the fourth season of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt on January 25, 2019. The first six episodes of the fourth season launched Wednesday, May 30. Show creators Tina Fey and Robert Carlock are executive producers alongside Sam Means, Jeff Richmond and David Miner. (more...)

NAELA Announces Winner of National Writing Award
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2018

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3rd Law Dance/Theater Announce Final Presentation Of LOST IN PLACE At Arvada Center
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2018

Last year 3rd Law Dance / Theater presented " Lost in Place " to sold out audiences. On June 9th there is one more opportunity to see this original evening of dance / theater. " Lost in Place, " created by 3rd Law Co - Founders Katie Elliott and Jim LaVita, explores the idea of a ' sense of place ', particularly the theme of losing a sense of place. (more...)

Kate Burton Leads Cast of Old Globe's THE TEMPEST
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2018

The Old Globe today announced its next cast and creative team-including numerous Globe favorites and new faces-as the 2018 Summer Shakespeare Festival once again presents the finest of the Bard's work outdoors under the stars in the Lowell Davies Festival Theatre. Summer will officially arrive with The Tempest, directed by Joe Dowling (formerly the Artistic Director for Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis and Abbey Theatre in Ireland), with star of stage and screen Kate Burton as Prospera, running June 17 - July 22, 2018. (more...)

The Old Globe 2018 Summer Shakespeare Festival to Include THE TEMPEST
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2018

The Old Globe today announced its next cast and creative team-including numerous Globe favorites and new faces-as the 2018 Summer Shakespeare Festival once again presents the finest of the Bard's work outdoors under the stars in the Lowell Davies Festival Theatre. Summer will officially arrive with The Tempest, directed by Joe Dowling (formerly the Artistic Director for Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis and Abbey Theatre in Ireland), with star of stage and screen Kate Burton as Prospera, running June 17 - July 22, 2018. Tickets start at $30.00, on sale to the general public now. Previews run June 17 - 22. Opening night is Saturday, June 23 at 8:00 p.m. (more...)

Marilu Henner Joins the Cast of GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2018

The upcoming Broadway run of Gettin' The Band Back Together has announced that TV legend and Broadway veteran Marilu Henner has been cast as 'Mitch's Mom,' aka Sharon Papadopolous. (more...)

Ed Slott's Retirement Book Revised to Reflect the New Tax Laws
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2018

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ABC News' '20/20' Reports on Two Women Undergoing DNA Testing After Claiming They May Be the 5-Month-Old Infant Who Disappeared From Her Crib 20 Years Ago, Airing 3/16
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2018

ABC News' '20/20' Reports on Two Women Undergoing DNA Testing After Claiming They May Be the 5-Month-Old Infant Who Disappeared From Her Crib 20 Years Ago, Airing 3/16 (more...)

Lucie Arnaz Returns To The Crown & Anchor In Provincetown July 23
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2018

Producer Rick Murray welcomes Lucie Arnaz back to Provincetown for one performance only, Monday, July 23 at 8:30 p.m. in the Paramount Theatre at The Crown & Anchor.  Ms. Arnaz will be performing her brand new cabaret show, "I GOT THE JOB!:  Songs from My Musical Past."  Celebrating a life on stage, Arnaz returns to her theater roots looking back at some of the roles she has had on stages throughout the world. (more...)

CNBC Transcript: CNBC's John Harwood Speaks With OMB Director Mick Mulvaney Today At CNBC's Capital Exchange
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2018

Following is the unofficial transcript of CNBC's John Harwood's sit down interview with Mick Mulvaney, Director, Office of Management and Budget and Acting Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, today at CNBC's Capital Exchange event in Washington D.C. (more...)

Author Reveals Why Some Seniors Decline Prematurely
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2018

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Brief 7/17: Watch The HELLO, DOLLY! Cast Perform at Broadway Barks, and More!
by Stephanie Wild - Jul 17, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: watch the cast of Hello, Dolly! perform at Broadway Barks, and more! (more...)

Exclusive Podcast: 'Behind the Curtain' Welcomes to the Legendary Tony Winner Joanna Gleason
by Behind the Curtain - Jan 29, 2018

Come spend a moment in the woods with one of Broadway's finest artists, Joanna Gleason, who not only won a Tony Award for her magnificent portrayal of The Baker's Wife in INTO THE WOODS, but also starred in such Broadway hits as I LOVE MY WIFE, Social Security, and DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS. (more...)

BWW Review: THE ILLUSIONISTS--LIVE FROM BROADWAY at Providence Performing Arts Center
by Larry O'Brien - Jan 20, 2018

If you hurry, you still have time to get over to the Providence Performing Arts Center to catch THE ILLUSIONISTS-LIVE FROM BROADWAY. Most touring shows do not have the Broadway cast, but this one does. It blends very funny comedy with jaw-dropping feats of magic and/or derring-do. My wife and I walked out asking each other, 'How did they do that,' and, as Butch said to Sundance, 'Who are those guys?' There were five of them and three assistants, and they took turns stopping our thought processes cold. I am going to take them in order of enjoyment. (more...)

Westport Country Playhouse Announces Reading Starring Joanna Gleason, Chris Sarandon, Lenny Wolpe and More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2018

Westport Country Playhouse will present a Script in Hand playreading of 'Better Late,' a romantic comedy by Larry Gelbart, on Monday, February 26, at 7 p.m. Gelbart was a creator and producer of the television series 'M*A*S*H,' and a co-writer of the film 'Tootsie' and the Broadway musicals 'City of Angels' and 'A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.' (more...)

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/23 - THE LION KING, FINDING NEVERLAND, and More!
by BWW Special - Feb 23, 2018

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature The Lion King, Finding Neverland, The Crucible, and more! (more...)

BWW Review: THE GREAT SOCIETY at Arena Stage - LBJ Comes Alive Again!
by Charles Shubow - Feb 21, 2018

Thank you Arena Stage Artistic Director Molly Smith for bringing to the Washington Area the sequel writer Robert Schenkkan's two part series on President Lyndon Baines Johnson. First there was the Tony Winning ALL THE WAY which dealt with Johnson ascending the presidency while THE GREAT SOCIETY picks up at Johnson's State of the Union message in 1965 after his massive election victory. (more...)

45th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards Announce Lifetime Achievement Awards
by TV News Desk - Feb 1, 2018

The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) today proudly announced that Bill Hayes and Susan Seaforth Hayes, stars of television, film and stage and Sid and Marty Krofft, two legendary television producers, will be honored with Lifetime Achievement Awards this year during the Daytime Emmy® Awards.  The Krofft Brothers will be celebrated at the 45th Daytime Creative Arts Emmy® Awards which will take place on Friday, April 27th, 2018, while Bill Hayes and Susan Seaforth Hayes will be celebrated on Sunday, April 29th, 2018 at the 45th Daytime Emmy® Awards.  Both presentations will take place at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Southern California. (more...)

Check out the New Trailer for A GREATER SOCIETY
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2018

A GREATER SOCIETY follows a group of retirees in a community of 7500 who vote in Broward County, Florida. At first glance, it's just another retirement community where elders go to enjoy their golden years relaxing by the pool and taking ceramics classes, but look further and you'll see that the people who live in this community share something unique: the power to have a real impact on national politics. (more...)

Connecticut Cabaret Theatre Presents SOCIAL SECURITY
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2018

This hilarious Broadway comedy surrounds a married couple Barbara and David Kahn, portrayed by Connecticut Cabaret Theatre favorites, Rachel West-Balling and Chris Brooks, who are art dealers. (more...)

KFC Launches Contest to Inspire the Next Generation of Harlands
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2018

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First Run Features Presents New Immersive Documentary, MOYNIHAN
by TV News Desk - Aug 29, 2018

First Run Features is pleased to announce the Los Angeles theatrical premiere of Moynihan, a new documentary directed by Joseph Dorman and Toby Perl Freilich. Following its U.S. premiere at New York's Film Forum on October 3,the Los Angeles premiere will take place at Laemmle's Music Hall on October 12, 2018.  (more...)

BWW Review: SOCIAL SECURITY at Connecticut Cabaret Theatre
by Sean Fallon - Aug 18, 2018

The Connecticut Cabaret Theatre has yet again put forth a great comedy called Social Security. The show is guaranteed to generate laughs through excellent acting with a talented cast that gels together like a real family. (more...)

51 SHADES OF MAGGIE Comes To Edinburgh Playhouse Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2018

After 3 sell-out Scottish tours and 10 separate sell-out runs in England, Ireland, and Australia, sees the return of smash hit comedy 51 Shades of Maggie - coming to Edinburgh Playhouse on Thursday 13 September. (more...)

Review Roundup: Did the Critics Think MEAN GIRLS Was Fetch?
by Review Roundups - Apr 8, 2018

Mean Girls opened tonight, Sunday, April 8, at the August Wilson Theatre. The musical features a book by nine-time Emmy Award winner Tina Fey, based on her screenplay for the film, music by three-time Emmy Award winner Jeff Richmond, and lyrics by Tony Award nominee Nell Benjamin. Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw directs and choreographs. (more...)

Check Out Quotables from TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 4/2-4/6
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2018

Check Out Quotables from TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 4/2-4/6 (more...)

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