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Curran Theatre (San Francisco, CA)
445 Geary St
San Francisco, CA 94102

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From the screenplay Some Like It Hot by Billy Wilder and I. A. L. Diamond


Based on a story by Robert Thoeren


Pop Reggae Music Artist Gia Yee Releases Self-Titled Solo EP, and Three New Music Videos
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2017

Gia Yee's newly released self-titled EP tracks and smooth reggae fusion artist stylings, have been getting a lot of attention, airplay, and enthusiastic reviews. The EP contains multiple exciting new tracks, including "NO EMOJI", "KARMA", and "QUE SERA", along with earlier single releases "ONE HEART", and "QUENCH THE FEAR". In addition to theses 5 reggae rooted tracks, an easy listening remix version of Quench the Fear, entitled "QUENCH YOUR FEARS" was added as a bonus, in hopeful anticipation of its inclusion in an upcoming soundtrack. (more...)

Pinkberry Says Bonjour to New Pinkbee's Creme Brulee
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2017

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AMP ENERGY Reimagines Energy with Shift to Organic Energy Drinks
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2017

For the past 16 years, AMP ENERGY has delivered great-tasting energy drinks and is proud to announce a new organic energy drink lineup - AMP ENERGY® Organic - for consumers who want the energy boost and great taste of AMP ENERGY, but with simpler, organic ingredients. (more...)

Country Music Legend Don Williams Dead At 78
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

The Country Music world mourns the loss of one of its' most distinctive song stylists with the passing of Don Williams after a short illness. He was 78. (more...)

Pia Fraus Debut New Single 'Never Again Land' from Forthcoming Album
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

After releasing a string of singles starting in 2016, Pia Fraus are now releasing their first full-length album entitle 'Field Ceremony' in almost a decade. (more...)

Photo Flash: See Tony Roberts, Lesli Margherita, Tony Sheldon and More in 54 SINGS SUGAR
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

Tony Roberts, celebrated actor of stage and screen, hosted Feinstein's/54 Below's one night only concert of Jule Styne, Bob Merrill, and Peter Stone's Tony nominated musical Sugar, on Tuesday September 5th, joining Lesli Margherita, Hunter Ryan Herdlicka, Tony Sheldon, Neva Small, and Matt Hetherington. BroadwayWorld has photos from the concert below! (more...)

VIDEO: Showtime Shares First Look at Documentary ERIC CLAPTON: LIFE IN 12 BARS
by TV News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

Ahead of its premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival this weekend, SHOWTIME has released the full-length trailer and key art for the new SHOWTIME Documentary Film, ERIC CLAPTON: LIFE IN 12 BARS. (more...)

Marinas Menu: SKINNYPOP POPCORN CAKES for Fast Delicious Recipes
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 7, 2017

Our friends at SkinnyPop have some ideas for great recipes that you can make with their light, crispy popcorn cakes that are a fantastic twist on the premium toast trend. (more...)

MTG Goes to the Movies with Season Opener SUGAR!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

Musical Theatre Guild, the winner of the Los Angeles Drama Critic's Circle Margaret Harford Award for sustained excellence in the theatre, will open their 22nd Anniversary season with Sugar, the stage musical version of the classic Hollywood film "Some Like It Hot."  This is the first of four musicals chosen in a season celebrating musical stage adaptions of films.  The one-night-only concert will take place at Glendale's historic Alex Theatre on Sunday, September 24, 2017 at 7:00 PM. (more...)

Texas de Brazil Toasts National Cacha'a Day September 13th with $5 Caipirinhas All Night Long
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

In Brazil and around the world, September 13th is recognized as National Cachaa Day. Cachaa, Brazil's most popular spirit, is made by distilling fermented Sugarcane juice and pre-dates rum by hundreds of years.To celebrate, Texas de Brazil Churrascaria locations nationwide will feature$5 caipirinhas all night long on Wednesday, September 13. With just three simple ingredients, cachaa, lime, and Sugar, this tangy, sweet and refreshing drink can be enjoyed at the bar and lounge area or during dinner. (more...)

Notre Dame Host Georgia Bulldogs This Saturday on NBC Sports
by TV News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

NBC Sports presents a top-25 clash this Saturday in primetime on NBC at 7:30 p.m. ET featuring a pair of historic college football programs, when the No. 24 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (1-0) host the No. 15 Georgia Bulldogs (1-0) in just the second-ever meeting between the two schools. (more...)

New Documentary Film CLEAR THE AIR Shines Light on Physical and Emotional Impact of COPD
by Movies News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

A new documentary film, Clear the Air: Opening Up About COPD, which premiered today online, presents the compelling stories of three people who are living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a debilitating lung disease that affects more than 15 million Americans (more...)

Riot with Three Come to Bridge Street Theatre on 9/30
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

The dynamic classical trio Riot with Three Alison Davy, soprano, Javier Oviedo, saxophone, and Gene Rohrer, piano make a triumphant return to Catskill's intimate Bridge Street Theatre on Saturday September 30 at 7:30 pm with an eclectic evening of contemporary and classical chamber works entitled 'The Nature of Music'. In this exquisite and wide-ranging program, which includes works by Handel, Hoiby, Assad, Laitman, Arnold, and Borgia, the ensemble celebrates everything from the grandeur of the great outdoors to Sugar addiction with a vibrant combination of unbridled joy and dazzling technical expertise. (more...)

VIDEO: Lapalux Shares 'Petty Passion' Video; UK/EU Tour Dates Announced
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

Today, Lapalux (real name Stuart Howard) shared the new video for Ruinism track Petty Passion . Originally premiering via Noisey, who spoke with Lapalux and director Hirad Sab for an in-depth look behind the video, watch the video and read Hirad's synopsis below. (more...)

The Playwrights Realm Fetes All-Female 2017-18 Writing Fellows
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

With its 2017-2018 Writing Fellowship, The Playwrights Realm is proud to grant a career-propelling honor to four tremendously talented playwrights exhibiting drive and commitment to the form. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at ANNIE GET YOUR GUN at Westchester Broadway Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

Westchester Broadway Theatre presents ANNIE GET YOUR GUN, with music & lyrics by Irving Berlin and book by Herbert & Dorothy Fields, directed and choreographed by Richard Stafford, with musical direction by Shane Parus, running now through November 26, 2017 and December 28, 2017 - January 28, 2018. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

NEW Lotus Biscoff' Topped Bons Available at Cinnabon' for a Limited Time
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

Cinnabon today announced a brand new deliciously indulgent treat in partnership with Lotus Biscoff. For a limited time, the world famous cinnamon rolls meet Europe's iconic cookie, giving taste buds a sweet escape. Guests can top any size cinnamon roll with the crunchy, caramelized flavor of Biscoff Cookie crumbles, elevating the ooey-gooey, brown Sugar bursts in every bite. (more...)

100 Years of MoonPie' - The 'Thank You America' Tour
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

n 1917, the MoonPie marshmallow sandwich was introduced to America. Now, 100 years later, Chattanooga Bakery, Inc., maker of the MoonPie, is celebrating the brand's 100 th anniversary with a "Thank You America" Tour to return the favor, thanking customers and consumers for their loyalty and sampling factory-fresh "Original Recipe" MoonPies. (more...)

THE DR. OZ SHOW Kicks Off Seson 9 Today with Something to Feel Good About
by TV News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

The nine-time Emmy award-winning, THE DR. OZ SHOW is launching its ninth season which will include Explosive Celebrity Interviews, True Crime Tuesdays AND Thursdays, Your Food Deconstructed, Dr. Oz Investigates, the brand new Free Class Day, and Something to Feel Good About. (more...)

Discover Even More Magic This Holiday Season at Walt Disney World Resort
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2017

Walt Disney World Resort is the place to be this holiday season as theme parks and resort hotels sparkle with jolly decorations that bring the spirit of the season to life. Here's a sampling of the holiday fun in store for guests: (more...)

BWW's On This Day - September 16, 2017
by - Sep 16, 2017

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

Eugene O'Neill's THIRST to Float Into the Alexander Upstairs as Part of Cape Town Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

The Sugar-daddy Theatre Company will present Eugene O'Neill's THIRST at the Alexander Upstairs Theatre as a part of the Cape Town Fringe this year. Directed by Sue Diepeveen, the production will feature Pope Jerrod and Marlisa Doubell. (more...)

STRENGTH OF A WOMAN, Starring Queen Diva, to Tribute Phyllis Hyman at The Metropolitan Room
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Soul Divas Night Out presents 'Strength of a Woman: A Phyllis Hyman Tribute.' (more...)

BWW Interviews: Elena Gadel, Iván Labanda y Federico Barrios (CABARET)
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Sep 15, 2017

Hablamos con los dos protagonistas y el director residente del musical que comienza previas esta noche en el Teatre Victoria de Barcelona y que se estrenar oficialmente el 4 de octubre. (more...)

Stax Country Unearths Rare and Unreleased Tracks Out 10/20
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Craft Recordings, the catalog division of Concord Music Group, is pleased to announce the forthcoming release of Stax Country, a collection of rare and unreleased country songs, recorded in the early-mid 1970s for the Memphis label. (more...)

Jaye Jayle Reissues Debut Album 'House Cricks And Other Excuses To Get Out'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Jaye Jayle the brooding, bluesy rock outfit fronted by Evan Patterson released a triumph of a debut back in 2016 packed with tales of darkness and tenderness. Originally available from Hawthorne Street Records, House Cricks and Other Excuses to Get Out received vast amounts of critical acclaim, saw Jaye Jayle canvas the globe on tour, and has since been out-of-print. (more...)

San Jose Stage Company Announces 35th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

San Jose Stage Company Artistic Director Randall King today announced the Company's 35th season. The Stage's 35th theatrical season is a benchmark of the region's live professional theater King said .a celebration we could not have realized without the tremendous patronage we continually experience. The Stage was founded 35 years ago with the mission of producing new works by emerging and established playwrights that explore the human condition. In celebration of their anniversary The Stage presents five works that contribute thoroughly to that mission. Audiences will be prompted to reflect on the polarity of emotions with each piece bringing its own unique analysis on the dividing lines of the human condition. When does pleasure become pain? Love become regret? Good become evil? (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Northern Broadsides Premiere of Blake Morrison's FOR LOVE OR MONEY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Following their hugely successful co-production with Hull Truck Theatre of Richard III, Northern Broadsides are set to premiere For Love or Money, Blake Morrison's new adaptation of Alain-Rene Lesage's savage eighteenth-century French comedy Turcaret. The production will be the final touring production to be directed and featuring Northern Broadsides artistic director Barrie Rutter. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

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Pia Fraus Debut Second Single 'It's Over Now'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

After releasing a string of singles starting in 2016, Pia Fraus are now releasing their first full-length album entitle 'Field Ceremony' in almost a decade. Both the 'Autumn Winds' and 'That's Not All' singles have been met with critical acclaim, creating anticipation for the forthcoming new album. (more...)

Marinas Menu: BROOKLYN CRAFTED for a Refreshing and Zesty Beverage
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 14, 2017

Good news for people who enjoy Bruce Cost Ginger Ale and Brooklyn Organics. The company, BCGA Concept Corp has recently expanded their portfolio of craft beverages. 'Brooklyn Crafted' is their newest line of ginger ale and ginger beers made with the fresh, unfiltered ginger pieces that add to the refreshing, zesty taste. (more...)

David Bromberg Gets the Blues at 72 with a Town Hall Birthday Blast 9/23
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

A musician's musician, master of the guitar, the mandolin, the fiddle and several other stringed instruments, David Bromberg is a one-of-a-kind figure in popular music. He will celebrate his 72nd birthday and his new blues-rooted CD with a special performance at The Town Hall in New York City on Saturday, September 23 featuring the David Bromberg Big Band and special guest R&B singer Bettye LaVette. (more...)

Dule Hill, Daniel J. Watts to Star in LIGHTS OUT: NAT 'KING' COLE World Premiere at People's Light
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

Fear the Walking Dead star and Philadelphia native Colman Domingo partners with nationally-acclaimed theatre-maker Patricia McGregor to co-author Lights Out: Nat 'King' Cole, a surprising and unsettling exploration of race and the American Dream. McGregor will also direct. (more...)

Wetzel's Pretzels Bakes up a Fall Favorite with a Twist, Pumpkin Spice Pretzel Bitz with Pumpkin Caramel Dip
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

Fall has never tasted so sweet thanks to Wetzel's Pretzel's newest limited time offering, Pumpkin Spice Bitz, available at Wetzel's Pretzels across the country beginning Monday, September 18. Pumpkin Spice Bitz begin the same way every pretzel at Wetzel's Pretzels does, made from scratch with simple ingredients in each Wetzel's location throughout the day. After the Bitz are baked to a golden brown, they are hand-tossed in a blend of Sugar and spices. To amp up this fall flavor experience, Wetzel's is pairing Pumpkin Spice Bitz with its new Pumpkin Caramel Dip, a rich and gooey caramel enhanced with classic pumpkin pie spices. (more...)

BrainSell Ranks on the Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Companies in 2016
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

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Food Network Celebrates Halloween All Month-Long With New Season Of Halloween Wars And All-New Halloween Wars: Hayride of Horror
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Let the fright fest begin, as Halloween Wars returns with a new season, a new special, and exciting new series, dishing out tricks and treats and frightful delights. The all-new special, Road to Halloween Wars, kicks off the seasonal celebration on Sunday, October 1 st at 8pm ET/PT, as host Jonathan Bennett takes viewers behind the scenes of the journey leading up to the pumpkin carvers, cake and Sugar artists that embark on the latest Halloween Wars competition. Year round, these gleefully ghoulish geniuses work to hone their craft, with dreams of Halloween Wars victory! Then Halloween Wars returns for a new season on Sunday, October 1 st at 9pm ET/PT, when Jonathan Bennett challenges six teams to create amazing and frighteningly fun Halloween-themed edible displays. Over five episodes the teams must battle it out, as their creations are judged by renowned cake decorator Shinmin Lee and horror film director and makeup effects master Todd Tucker, along with a rotating panel of celebrity guest judges, including Fiona Dourif (Child's Play franchise), Bryan Fuller (Executive Producer, American Gods), Juliet Landau (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Robert Patrick (Terminator 2: Judgment Day), and Shane West (The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen). One team will be eliminated each episode, with the last team standing walking away with the $50,000 grand prize. (more...)

Rheem Advances its Customer Relationship Initiatives with the Selection of SugarCRM
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

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Village People to Perform at STREAMY AWARDS with Original Lead Singer Victor Willis
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

dick clark productions and Tubefilter announced today that iconic 70's disco group, Village People, will close out the night with a medley of their most beloved songs at the 7th Annual Streamy Awards. (more...)

The Temptations and The Four Tops Head to NJPAC Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents an evening with The Temptations and The Four Tops. If you love Motown, then you can't afford to miss this electrifying evening of elegant harmonies and smooth-stepping moves with two GRAMMY-winning legends of classic soul and R&B: The Temptations ( My Girl ) and The Four Tops ( Baby, I Need Your Loving ). (more...)

Bettye LaVette Returns to Landmark this December
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Bettye LaVette is no mere singer. She is an interpreter of the highest order. Whether the song originated as country, rock, pop, or blues, when she gets through with it, it is pure R&B. She gets inside a song and shapes and twists it to convey all of the emotion that can be wrought from the lyric. (more...)

Festival Ballet Theatre Announces 2017-18 Season at Irvine Barclay Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

Festival Ballet Theatre has announced its 2017-18 season at Irvine Barclay Theatre. See the full lineup below: (more...)

SAINT JOAN, Starring Condola Rashad, Will Bring Religious Icon to Broadway This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

Manhattan Theatre Club will produce a new Broadway production of Saint Joan, written by Nobel Prize in Literature and Academy Award winner Bernard Shaw and directed by Tony Award winner Daniel Sullivan (Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes, Proof), starring three-time Tony Award nominee Condola Rashad (A Doll's House, Part 2, 'Billions'). (more...)

BWW Review: It's a Question of Religious Values in SOMEWHERE IN THE MIDDLE at Crown City Theatre
by Don Grigware - Sep 12, 2017

Plays about religion are most difficult to digest, but Somewhere in the middle, a world premiere by Gary Lamb at Crown City Theatre, is overall a nice surprise. Presenting a contemporary middle class family from the midwest with crisp funny dialogue and relatable family issues that involve precocious children and a somewhat overbearing live-in grandma, the play is simultaneously thought-provoking and entertaining. Sarah (Julie Lancho (more...)

Cast, Creatives Set for Jocelyn Bioh's SCHOOL GIRLS; OR, THE AFRICAN MEAN GIRLS PLAY at MCC Theater
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

MCC Theater today announced the complete cast and creative team for the second show of its 2017-18 season: the World Premiere of School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play, written by 2017-18 Tow Playwright-in-Residence Jocelyn Bioh, and directed by Tony Winner Rebecca Taichman. (more...)

Food Network Celebrates Halloween All-Month Long with HALLOWEEN WARS & More
by TV News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

Let the fright fest begin, as Halloween Wars returns with a new season, a new special, and exciting new series, dishing out tricks and treats and frightful delights. (more...)

TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS, Starring Nia Vardalos, Begins Previews Next Week at The Public
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

A friendly reminder! The Public Theater will begin previews on Tuesday, September 19 for the encore engagement of the acclaimed production of Tiny Beautiful Things, part of The Public's Astor Anniversary Season at their landmark downtown home on Lafayette Street, celebrating 50 years of new work at 425 Lafayette Street and the 50th Anniversary of HAIR. (more...)

BWW Review: Fragile MENAGERIE Flourishes Because of Strong Characters
by Paul Batterson - Sep 11, 2017

Amanda Wingfield, the centerpiece of Tennessee Williams' 1944 masterpiece, THE GLASS MENAGERIE, is much like the staple Southern hospitality, the lemon meringue pie. On the outside, she appears to be all Sugar and whipped cream but the topping only provides a thin layer to cover a curt, tart filling. (more...)

Katy Perry & More Featured on 'Now That's What I Call Sing,' Out 9/22
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

Coming this September is the latest compilation from NOW, That's What I Call Sing. Perfect for singing along to in your car or your bedroom, it's filled to the brim with some of the catchiest tunes to belt out. (more...)

Full Cast Announced for World Premiere of JOY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

Clamour Theatre Company today announces the full cast for the world premiere production of Stephanie Martin's Joy. A coming of age story about a young woman with Down's syndrome, exploring family, friendship, control and freedom, performed by a company of seven featuring three actors with learning disabilities. A play to expose the limitations placed upon those with learning disabilities and, more importantly to celebrate and demand the right of everyone to have the life they want. (more...)

BWW Interview: Artist Gayle Petri
by Mark C. Lloyd - Sep 10, 2017

Gayle Petri is a talented young artist with a wonderful gift and a beautiful vision. (more...)

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