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by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2020
Why should you vote this November? Let John McDaniel count the reasons. Watch as the Grammy and two-time Emmy Award-winner shares a new song about why you should vote.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2020
A new Australian play, the Pond, will be looking to raise money with a charity performance of the play on Saturday 3 October at 5.00pm at the Flight Path Theatre, Addison Road, Marrickville.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 18, 2020
Today's top stories: What the Constitution Means to Me will come to Amazon Prime, and more!
by TV News Desk - Sep 18, 2020
Kim and Barry Plath chose to raise their nine children on a 55-acre farm to shield them from the chaos of the modern world and instill their traditional values and beliefs.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
Berkeley Rep's Artistic Director Johanna Pfaelzer today announced three additional virtual projects for the fall. The season, titled Rep On-Air, will include collaborations with Tony Award nominee Raúl Esparza (Company, Speed-the-Plow, and Taboo), celebrated New Yorker cartoon artist Tom Toro, Pulitzer Finalist Eisa Davis, and Bay Area favorite Hershey Felder.
by TV News Desk - Sep 14, 2020
In the upcoming second season of Pennyworth, the DC drama series that follows Alfred Pennyworth (Jack Bannon) in 1960s London where he works with young billionaire Thomas Wayne (Ben Aldridge), it will be discovered that Martha Kane (Emma Paetz) is... pregnant!
by Rakaputra Paputungan - Oct 9, 2020
Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, as many performing arts communities and companies close their curtains for the time being, a new one emerges: ASKARA.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2020
A Night with the Dead originally premiered in October 2017 at the Kraine theater in NYC, the recording of the 2019 staging of the show will be a part of the Hartford Fringe Festival's Digital Home Edition.
by TV News Desk - Oct 5, 2020
Facebook Watch has greenlit Peace of Mind with Taraji (WT), a talk show centered on mental wellness with Taraji P. Henson.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2020
On October 17, 2020 at 7:00 p.m., True Colors Project will honor LGBTQ+ History Month with an online performance of The Man With The Floppy Ears, celebrating the stories of marginalized, oppressed communities.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2020
The Alliance For Jewish Theatre has announced its 2020 Conference, along with a detailed plan of events.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2020
The 2020 Prelude Festival, titled Sites of Revolution, will bring together artists, critics, activists, and producers from New York City and beyond to explore the many ways in which revolutions are taking place today. 
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2020
The Marsh continues to offer a wide variety of new programming at 7:30pm nightly on MarshStream, its popular broadcast platform.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2020
#ENOUGH has announced the selection of seven plays by teen playwrights chosen by nationally recognized dramatists Lauren Gunderson, Academy Award winner Tarell Alvin McCraney, Pulitzer Prize winner Robert Schenkkan, Tony Award winner David Henry Hwang, and Karen Zacarías, as the winners of #ENOUGH: Plays to End Gun Violence.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2020
After an absence of over seventeen years, the gang from Heartsville High are getting back together for one night only, when the cast of the Off-Broadway cult musical favorite Zanna, Don't! gathers digitally for an hour of chat, catch-up and questions from fans.
by TV News Desk - Oct 12, 2020
New casting announcements for this season include Lucius Fox, who will be played by Simon Manyonda (His Dark Materials) and Melanie Troy, who will be played by Jessica de Gouw (The Hunting, Gretel and Hansel).
by TV News Desk - May 6, 2020
 In 'Buried Worlds with Don Wildman,' the iconic Travel Channel host takes his thirst for adventure into terrifying new territory to explore mankind's darkest mysteries. In his newest series premiering on Travel Channel on Monday, June 8 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, Wildman is on a mission of a more cryptic sort, heading to remote regions of Peru, Haiti, Bulgaria and beyond - visiting the dark chasms and caverns of the paranormal and supernatural, tracking alleged lingering ghosts, devilish demons, vampires and witches burned at the stake.
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2020
Stage star Alistair Brammer has launched Lockdown Duets, a new Instagram series 'connecting Broadway stars and West End stars in solidarity to sing duets during this time of theatre darkness.'
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2020
This June, the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan will Raise the Curtain on a five-episode virtual health and wellness series-Broadway's Best for Breast Cancer!-led by Hamilton star Mandy Gonzalez.
by Marianka Swain - May 24, 2020
Why not use the lockdown period to catch up on your musical theatre history? From the making of iconic shows to fascinating backstage tales and industry insight, these documentaries help to fill the stagey void.
by TV News Desk - May 13, 2020
Academy Award-nominee and Bafta Award-winning writer Steven Knight (pictured) has signed up to write a six-part limited series adaptation of Charles Dickens' Great Expectations, once again teaming with producers Ridley Scott and Tom Hardy.
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2020
Feinstein's/54 Below continues their #54BelowAtHome series tonight with 'I Am Woman: A Concert for Female Empowerment.'
by TV News Desk - Jun 5, 2020
South American and United States-based collective LADAMA release an urgent declaration to women across the globe with its electrifying sophomore studio album, OYE MUJER (Six Degrees Records, Release Date: July 10, 2020).
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2020
The Mickaël Spinnhirny Agency brings together four choreographers and two dancers to create a live performance without artistic concessions. 
by TV News Desk - Jun 25, 2020
On Wednesday night's episode of The Late Late Show, host James Corden connects with, and Taboo of The Black Eyed Peas, and he asks them about the process of finishing and releasing their new album 'Translation' during quarantine.
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Jun 23, 2020
As part of Alan Bennett's iconic series of monologues Talking Heads, An Ordinary Woman is one of two brand new creations, written by Bennett for the revival. It shows that Bennett remains unafraid to tackle the most taboo of subjects, found in the most everyday of circumstances.
by TV News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
Shaefri has released her brand new single 'Say You'll Be There', the latest song to be taken from her forthcoming EP Girl out July 1st via her new deal with Warner Music's W Songs.
by Stage Tube - Jun 16, 2020
Rent opens tonight in Seoul, South Korea. In honor of the opening, director Andy Senor, Jr. posted a video of the cast singing 'No Day But Today' with a touching tribute letter to theatre artists all over the world.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2020
Internationally acclaimed musicians Suzie Quatro, Katie Noonan, Nicole Car and Matthew Lee Robinson will select four singers to be the winners of the [email protected] International Singing Competition after entries closed last week.
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Jul 27, 2020
Today's episode features Broadway favorite Raúl Esparza, who most recently returned to the NYC stage in MCC's Seared. Listen as Ilana and Raúl discuss his upbringing in Miami and his path to the stage. 'When you talk about 'Can you believe it's you?' I see that kid that I was, sitting on the floor and listening to cast albums with other members of the community theatre, dreaming of this far away place called Broadway.'
by Nicholas Adler - Jul 27, 2020
Singer/actress Liz McCartney has been on Broadway in 13 productions including originating two roles - Sue Tilley in the Boy George musical, TABOO and Rebecca in The Dance Of The Vampires. She has played several of coveted iconic diva roles on stage - Carlotta in The Phantom of the Opera, Rosie in Mamma Mia and Madame Thenardier in Les Miserables, not to mention Ursula in Paper Mill Playhousea??s The Little Mermaid. Liz is the type of performer that commands your attention when she enters the stage and keeps hold of it with her powerful dramatic soprano voice and formidable presence. She works constantly in her chosen field and ita??s pretty easy to see why.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2020
Shea's Buffalo season ticket holders have special access to this new musical at the preferred ticket price of $9.99 for the entire 9-part series plus an exclusive free song when you order through a special purchase link. The special $9.99 price will be available until August 5. On August 5 the 9-part series increases to $12.99.
by Student Blogger: Michael Bailey - Jul 20, 2020
My unshakeable youthful confidence came crashing down when I was cast as Jack in Into the Woods JR.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 18, 2020
Feel like you've started to run out of things to watch? We here at BroadwayWorld have you covered! We all have our favorite musicals and plays, but what about the stories behind those shows? Luckily, over the years, many documentaries have been made about some of your favorite shows!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020
The International Committee of The League of Professional Theatre Women (Mary Hodges and Shellen Lubin, Co-Presidents), an organization which has been championing women in the professional theatre for over three decades, is pleased to announce the 2020 Gilder/Coigney Award will be presented on October 20, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2020
Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts have announced the eight-part online interview series, Backstage with MMD: Random Notes & Anecdotes From Productions Directed By Marcia Milgrom Dodge.
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 1, 2020
Multi-talented Sam Harris celebrates the release of his new novel THE SUBSTANCE OF ALL THINGS with an in-depth chat with Stephen Mosher
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2020
Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is announcing the online interview series Backstage with MMD: Random Notes & Anecdotes From Productions Directed By Marcia Milgrom Dodge is now half-finished, with only four episodes remaining. 
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2020
In collaboration with new theater streaming community, The Balcony, the first act of Isaac McGinley's 'Chicago Faggot' directed by Tom Picasso will premiere live on YouTube.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2020
L.A. Theatre works will present Lucy Loves Desi: A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Sitcom, Radio-theatre style live performance at Thrasher-Horne Center on Sunday, January 31, 2021 at 7 p.m.
by Student Blogger: Olive Elzinga - Aug 27, 2020
We see this time and time again, where musicals that center on an experience or adult humor get so watered down that they render their existence pointless.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2020
The International Committee of The League of Professional Theatre Women, an organization which has been championing women in the professional theatre for over three decades, announced today that they will postpone the previously announced virtual presentation of the 2020 Gilder/Coigney International Theatre Award to the week of February 14, 2021.
by TV News Desk - Aug 24, 2020
Everyone pays in Sophisticated Rogue Media’s captivating new feature film “One Hour Outcall” from award-winning director T. Arthur Cottam (“Pollywogs,” “Carbuncle”) and prolific writer William Norrett (his novel “The Vanilla Gigolo Prescription” and musical “Presidential Suite”).
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2020
Dumont Millennial Production, a new multimedia production company amplifying the unheard voices of first-generation Americans while exploring new technologies and innovative forms of storytelling, has announced its inaugural presentation, a livestreamed reading of Gooodnight, Tyler by B.J. Tindal (they/them) to benefit the National Black Theatre.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2020
For the first time ever, DaBaby and Black Eyed Peas will be both taking the stage at the MTV “VMAs” and will join the previously announced star studded lineup including Ariana Grande, Lady Gaga, Miley Cyrus, The Weeknd, J Balvin, Doja Cat and more. Da Baby is also up for three nominations this year. 
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2020
The Latino Theater Company has announced a Fall 2020 Virtual Season. Over the next five months, the company will stream a combination of archival footage of past, fully-staged hit productions; live streamed, 'sneak-peek' readings of plays set for on-stage production in 2021 (or whenever theater is permitted to resume) and more.
by TV News Desk - Apr 30, 2020
For today's International Jazz Day, Katie Noonan announces her 20th studio album, as she takes listeners back to where it all began – the iconic pop songs of the 1980s that first ignited her passion for music.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2020
Feinstein's/54 Below has added shows to #54BelowatHome, a series of streamed performances to provide theater fans everywhere with artistic content from their favorite artists.
by TV News Desk - Apr 24, 2020
Bassel & The Supernaturals are proud to announce the release of their third studio production, Smoke & Mirrors (LP).