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by Christine Swerczek - Sep 7, 2019
Every other year the Lied Center for Performing Arts in Lincoln, Nebraska hosts a special event for all Broadway fans. BROADWAY AT THE LIED will be held this year on Wednesday, September 11, at 7:30 pm.
The Paley Center For Media Presents Hearst's Frank A. Bennack, Jr. In Conversation With CBS's Gayle King
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2019
The Paley Center for Media today announced that it will present a PaleyLive NY program with Frank A. Bennack, Jr., the executive vice chairman and former CEO of Hearst and the current chairman of The Paley Center for Media, who will be joined in conversation with CBS This Morning anchor Gayle King, to commemorate the publication of his forthcoming memoir Leave Something on the Table: And Other Surprising Lessons for Success in Business and in Life. The book will be published by Simon & Schuster on October 15. This discussion will take place on Wednesday, October 16 at 7:00 p.m. at the Paley
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2019
Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival's Producing Artistic Director Patrick Mulcahy announced today the 2020 summer season.
by Review Roundups - Oct 1, 2019
Tony Award & Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan returns to Broadway with the second of his two exhilarating dramas celebrating Lyndon B. Johnson's legacy: THE GREAT SOCIETY.
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2019
TodayTix, the global ticketing platform connecting audiences to live performances around the world, and Feinstein's at the Nikko, San Francisco's premier nightclub, today announced that stage and screen star Matt Doyle will return to the Bay Area for his hometown concert debut June 7-8, 2019. The evening will feature songs and stories from throughout Matt's celebrated career.
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2019
Sisters Leah Song and Chloe Smith, known musically as Rising Appalachia, are proud to release their new album, Leylines. Click here to purchase/stream.
Laura Osnes, Alex Brightman, Christy Altomare and More to Work the Schmackary's Counter for BROADWAY BAKES
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2019
Schmackary's, 'the official cookie of Broadway,' will host their 5th annual BROADWAY BAKES from May 27-31, 2019. Over twenty of the biggest names on Broadway, including 2019 Tony Awards nominees, will join together to work behind the counter at Schmackary's, selling cookies to customers and raising money in support of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.
by Dan Marois - May 20, 2019
After a successful run of Jersey Boys during the 2018 season, Executive Artistic Director, Bradford T. Kenney, kicked of the opening night of the 87th season at the Ogunquit Playhouse announcing, 'Jersey Boys 2.0.' You might say that success builds success. If a show can run to sold out audiences for eight weeks in 2018, might it be worth running the show again the following year?
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2019
Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts and its Premier Partner Saint Luke's Health System presented "Music from the Heart," a special pipe organ concert attended by 1,000 people on Sunday, May 12 at 4 p.m. in Helzberg Hall. Music selections highlighting the many shades of love were performed on the Kauffman Center's spectacular pipe organ by Jan Kraybill, international concert artist and the Kauffman Center's organ conservator.
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2019
One of Australia's favourite performers, Jonathan Biggins, will morph into Paul Keating - visionary, reformer and rabble-rouser - in the critically acclaimed new comedy The Gospel According to Paul at Queensland Performing Art Centre's (QPAC) Cremorne Theatre from 9 to 13 July.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2019
2019 marks the 25th anniversary of Bristol Old Vic's mighty Young Company, an award-winning theatre group for 5-25 year olds and the largest of its kind outside London.
BWW Review: Desert Stages Theatre Presents DEATH OF A SALESMAN - A Riveting Requiem For An Ordinary Man
by Herbert Paine - Mar 29, 2019
Director Virginia Olivieri controls the arc and tone of Arthur Miller's DEATH OF A SALESMAN with fidelity, carefully building this American tragedy towards its emotion-laden finale. Featuring Walt Pedano as Willy Loman, the winner of the 1949 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the Tony Award for Best Play runs through April 14th at Desert Stages Theatre in Scottsdale, AZ.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2019
The Traverse Theatre is excited that March-June 2019 will mark a record breaking spell of touring for the company - with five homegrown full productions touring to 15 different locations, in four continents, totaling 111 individual performances over 51 days. During that period, over one busy day - 17 April - we will have four productions playing in four different locations simultaneously.
by Courtney Symes - Mar 25, 2019
On the heels of Black History Month comes When We Were Colored: A Mother's Story, a play by Sacramento's own Ginger Rutland that is adapted from a memoir that her mother, Eva Rutland, wrote. The memoir was originally titled 'The Trouble With Being a Mama' and was first published in 1964. It highlighted the fact that all mothers are the same when it comes to their children-indeed, Eva wrote it to show white mothers that her children were 'just as precious and fragile' as theirs. What was not the same were the injustices that families like Eva's had to go through.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2019
All My Sons at the Old Vic is hard at work in rehearsal prepping for an opening of Tuesday 23 April. Take a peek inside the rehearsal room below!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2019
Sisters Leah and Chloe Smith, known musically as Rising Appalachia, are proud to debut a live performance video of the second single 'Cuckoo' from their new full-length album Leylines, releasing May 3rd, 2019. Paste Magazine calls the track 'upbeat and sturdy...rustic Appalachian music revamped for 2019.' Listen here. The studio version of 'Cuckoo' will be released on Friday, but fans can pre-save the track on Spotify here. In February of this year, the band released 'Harmonize' as the first single, which was premiered by Rolling Stone.
by Rachel Weinberg - Mar 18, 2019
In HANDS ON A HARDBODY, now making its Chicago premiere with Refuge Theatre Project, the mobility offered by that titular hardbody truck is not just of the wheeled variety. Instead, the contest among 10 working class Texans to be the last to have their hands on that Nissan truck also becomes a rather obvious symbol of the American Dream.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2019
The year was 1873, and all Lydia Pinkham wanted was to help her neighbors in a time when getting effective, affordable healthcare was nearly impossible for women.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2019
After 27 years of transforming young lives throughout metro Detroit, Mosaic Youth Theatre's sights are set on the next chapter of its long-time success story. The creative youth development nonprofit - best known for its theatrical stage productions and community vocal performances - invites the public to see the bigger picture at its 2019 Story Night Experience, "Be Your Own Hero," on Saturday, March 23 at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History. The Story Night Experience offers a night of impactful entertainment that celebrates everyday courage and benefits Mosaic's life skills, college prep, and workforce development programming.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2019
Rapper Lil Zay Osama is revisiting his past in his latest offering, 'Back When I Was Young.' The introspective video, directed by Dogfood Media and premiered by Complex, recounts the Chicago native's humble beginnings growing up on the Southside. Zay is found reflecting on his life experiences while exploring the very places they unfolded, giving audiences a glimpse at where he's been and where he's going.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2019
Afro B has teamed up with multi-platinum selling rapper French Montana to drop the brand new “Joanna (Drogba)” Remix song and video. With a previous unofficial remix via hip-hop legend Busta Rhymes and an official reworking from African megastar Wizkid, the latest remix had to feature a stellar talent. Enter French Montana, the Morrocco-born, NYC-based artist who exploded onto the charts with the Afrobeats-indebted jam “Unforgettable.” Taking Afro B's original vocal melody and flipping the lyrics, Montana elevates “Joanna” with some bold NYC swagger.
by TV News Desk - Jun 24, 2019
Libera's performance in Saint Paul will be their first in the area since 2011; and their Oklahoma City concert will be their first ever. They will also be returning to venues in Saint Louis and California where they have impressed audiences for many years.
by TV News Desk - Jun 19, 2019
MASTERS OF ILLUSION, the hit CW television series and America's largest touring magic show will be in residency fromJune 27 – September 2, 2019 with MASTERS OF ILLUSION LIVE! in the South Shore Room at Harrah's Lake Tahoe, 15 US-50, Stateline, NV 89449. See and meet in person stars from the television show, including award-winning master magicians: DAN SPERRY, FARRELL DILLON, MICHAEL TURCO and TOMMY WIND.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2019
The Art Institute Of Atlanta Is Pleased To Announce Ozzie Areu, Founder And Ceo Areu Bros. Studios, As The Keynote Speaker Of Their 2019 Commencement Ceremony. The Event Will Take Place On Friday, June 14, 2019, At 11:00 A.m. At Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, Located At 2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway, Atlanta, Ga 30339. www.artinstitutes.edu/atlanta
by BWW News Desk - Jul 4, 2019
City of Philadelphia and Welcome America, Inc. commemorated LaBelle's incredible career with a commemorative street sign.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2019
Following the release of acclaimed single “ANYBODY,” BURNA BOY returns with another single, “PULL UP.” The track, which will be featured on BURNA'S new album “AFRICAN GIANT” slated to release this Friday July 26, premiered today as ZANE LOWE'S WORLD RECORD on Apple Music's BEATS 1.
by Michael Quintos - Jul 19, 2019
A sweeping, grandiose, and emotionally-searing stage musical adaptation of E.L. Doctorow's expansive 1975 novel, RAGTIME is a gripping, multi-character, and multi-story theatrical experience that uses era-authentic specificity to depict America's past during a time when its increasingly diverse population has been forced to adjust to the ramifications of new technological, social, political, and economic changes that are spreading throughout the nation. Of course, one can't help but observe that, eerily, many of these very same issues are somehow still top-of-mind today, particularly in recent years with the surge in anti-immigrant policies and sentiments, the increasing gap between the rich and the poor, and, of course, the horrific rise of racist sentiments and, worse, racist acts against people of color. Perhaps this overarching motif---that many of these era-specific issues that RAGTIME's characters struggled with in 1906 are still alarmingly present in 2019---is the true motivator behind director Casey Stangl's impressive, 'intimate' theater reimagining of RAGTIME for Chance Theater, which continues performances in Anaheim through August 11, 2019.
Indie Street Film Festival Presents Discussion with Oscar Winning Co-Writer of BLACKKKLANSMAN David Rabinowitz
by TV News Desk - Jul 15, 2019
The Jewish Federation in the Heart of NJ, in partnership with the Two River Theater & Indie Street Film Festival (ISFF), presents a very special morning with Oscar Winning Co-Writer of The BlackKkLansman, David Rabinowitz.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2019
Winter just got a whole lot warmer with the announcement of the 2019 Fugard Bioscope National Theatre Live Encore Season.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2019
From September 12, 2019, through February 23, 2020, the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) will present a major retrospective of the iconic American fashion designer Anna Sui. Opening during New York Fashion Week, the exhibition features seventy-five looks from the designer's archive-from the groundbreaking inaugural fashion show of 1991 to her Spring 2019 collection-and illuminates Sui's creative process and influences that contribute to her signature aesthetic sensibility.
by BWW Special - Aug 9, 2019
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 INTO THE WOODS in Los Angeles, Lea Salonga in SWEENEY TODD and more!
by TV News Desk - Aug 30, 2019
Today, Pinegrove share brand new track 'Moment'. This marks the band's first release for esteemed indie Rough Trade Records.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2019
Announcing the Sydney premiere of Joanne Hartstone's internationally acclaimed solo show - The Girl Who Jumped Off The Hollywood Sign a?" headlining as a feature event at the Innocent Bystander Touring Hub at Old 505 Theatre.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2019
This season, public programs at the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) celebrate the creative process of two pioneering women designers. In addition to performance, film, and talks, fashion icon Anna Sui will take part in a series of conversations with favorite muses and collaborators for her career retrospective,
SURPRISE ME Starring Fiona Gubelmann, Jonathan Bennett, Sean Faris, and Nicole Sullivan Coming To Vod on October 4
by TV News Desk - Aug 22, 2019
Synopsis: At Surprise Enterprise, Genie Burns masterminds off the wall surprise parties in nobody-would-suspect-it locations. Here, she takes crazy risks but in her personal life, she plays it safe. Her hilarious partner Steven is gay: that makes him safe. Danny, her perfect match, is kept in the friend zone. Safe again. Along comes Jeff. His depth and charm draw her in. They slip into a passionate love where she loses all control.
by TV News Desk - Aug 21, 2019
SiriusXM announced today that Billie Eilish will perform an exclusive concert for SiriusXM and Pandora listeners on Wednesday, September 18 at the Troubadour in Los Angeles.
BWW Interview: Emmy-Nominated Editor Vera Drew Talks 'Who Is America?' and Launching Adult Swim's Channel 5
by Brooke Yunis - Aug 20, 2019
Emmy-nominated editor, Vera Drew, discusses how she became an editor, her work on Sacha Baron Cohen's “Who Is America?” and launching Adult Swim's Channel 5.
by Taylor Clemons - Aug 2, 2019
The Lexington Theatre Company takes it's place as the latest regional theatre to carry the banner.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2019
The Coral Springs Center for the Arts today announced that Georgia-based 1990's alternative rock band Collective Soul is brings its 25th anniversary tour to the Center next November. The state-of the-art performing arts center is located at 2855 Coral Springs Drive (33065).
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2019
48 million Americans have tried online dating. #DateMe: An OKCupid Experiment is the outrageous, true story of one. Robyn Lynne Norris (the show's creator and writer) is unlucky in love but determined to understand it better, so she logs on to the world's most popular dating site: OKCupid. Creating 38 'undateable' profiles as an interactive scientific investigation into online dating, Robyn unwittingly sets in motion the social experiment of our generation. Part improv, part sketch comedy and entirely hilarious, Robyn makes one conclusive result: there's no algorithm for love.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2019
a??a??a??a??a??a??a??The Association for Theatre in Higher Education named Randy Reinholz (Choctaw), the recipient of their most prestigious honor, named for Ellen Stewart, well-known Artistic Director of the acclaimed La MaMa Theater in New York. Reinholz, a celebrated leader in the field of theater and higher education, has been at the forefront of equity, diversity, inclusion, and social justice for 25 years as the Founder and Producing Artistic Director of Native Voices at the Autry, the only Equity theater company wholly dedicated to developing and producing Native American plays.
by TV News Desk - Aug 1, 2019
The Lumineers have announced a 2020 headlining North American tour of arenas and amphitheatres. The tour dates are in support of their upcoming album III out September 13 on Dualtone (an Entertainment One Company) in the U.S. and Canada, and on Decca Records for the rest of the world. Mt. Joy, who recently emerged as “a fast and furious 21st century success story” (Magnet), has been added as support for multiple dates. Tickets go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, August 16 at 10am local time at TheLumineers.com.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2019
The Color of Light, premiering on April 4th, brings to light a little-known story: Henri Matisse set aside his lifelong atheism to help-and to honor-the young nun who gave him a new reason to live.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2019
America, 1947. Despite hard choices and even harder knocks, Joe and Kate Keller are a success story. They have built a home, raised two sons and established a thriving business.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2019
Cameron Mackintosh announced today that his acclaimed production of the Boublil and Schonberg musical, Les Miserables will return to Birmingham Hippodrome from Tue 30 Jun - Sat 18 Jul 2020. Birmingham Hippodrome Friends and Patrons scheme members will enjoy priority booking from 11am, Fri 5 Apr 2019.
by TV News Desk - Apr 17, 2019
In celebration of Ivan Neville's upcoming 60th birthday, non-profit 30AMP Circuit proudly presents Ivan Neville's Songbook Live - Piano Sessions Through the Ages on May 2nd, 2019 at Le Petit Theatre in New Orleans. Building on the tradition of Ivan Neville's famed Jazzfest Piano Sessions, Songbook Live will showcase a distinct collection of songs, stories and very special musical guests uniquely curated to embody, and celebrate, Ivan's prolific musical career. Marking the celebration, 30AMP Circuit will present Ivan with its inaugural "Songbook Award," in recognition of Ivan Neville's expansive musical legacy and in honor of his lifetime of charitable efforts supporting New Orleans' music community.
by TV News Desk - Apr 10, 2019
We The Fest, South East Asia's #1 festival for music through to fashion, food and the arts, today make further additions to its burgeoning lineup of artists carefully selected from the very top of their respective genres. With the current titans of pop, hip-hop, bass and indie all on show, festival organisers Ismaya Live continue to assert We The Fest's position as the go-to-festival of choice in the region.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2019
On Tuesday, April 30, ESPN will debut the next installment in the Peabody and Emmy award-winning 30 FOR 30 series with 'The Dominican Dream.' Featuring the incredible journey of retired professional basketball player Felipe Lopez, 'The Dominican Dream' will premiere at 9 p.m. ET on ESPN and ESPN Deportes, marking the first time 30 FOR 30 debuted the English and Spanish-language versions of a film simultaneously on both networks.