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Alec Baldwin to Tell Untold Stories from New Memoir NEVERTHELESS at EST
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

Ensemble Studio Theatre (EST) has announced a special one-night-only benefit event featuring two-time Emmy Award-winner Alec Baldwin on Monday, September 25, 2017 at 8pm at EST's Curt Dempster Theatre (545 W. 52nd Street). (more...)

Wasatch Theatre Company to Stage Neil Simon Classic, GOD'S FAVORITE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

Successful Long Island businessman Joe Benjamin is a modern-day 'Job' with a demanding wife, ungrateful children, and wise-cracking household employees. Just when it seems things couldn't get any worse, he is visited by Sidney Lipton, a.k.a. A Messenger from God (and compulsive film buff) with a mission: test Joe's faith and report back to 'The Boss.' The jokes and Tests of Faith fly fast and furious as Neil Simon spins a contemporary morality tale like no other in this hilarious comedy. (more...)

BWW Review: Fire, Fury, and Painful Memories Drive Wilson's JITNEY
by Perry Tannenbaum - Sep 7, 2017

BNS Productions has assembled a strong, deep, and engaging cast for August Wilson's JITNEY, and director Corlis Hayes keeps it chugging at a rush-hour pace. (more...)

New Block of Tickets Go On Sale Tomorrow for SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

According to brucespringsteen.net, a new block of tickets for Springsteen on Broadway will go on sale Thursday, September 7. The show also announced that it has extended to February 3, 2018. (more...)

Renowned Television Creators Amy Sherman-Palladino and Daniel Palladino Ink Overall Deal with Amazon Studios
by TV News Desk - Sep 25, 2017

Amazon today announced that critically-acclaimed multi-hyphenates Amy Sherman-Palladino and Daniel Palladino (Gilmore Girls) have entered a multi-year overall deal with Amazon Studios. Sherman-Palladino and Palladino will develop television projects that will add to their unprecedented two-season greenlight of upcoming Amazon Original Series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, which debuts this fall on Prime Video. (more...)

Scoop: SPEECHLESS on ABC - Wednesday, October 11, 2017
by - Sep 25, 2017

Get all the scoop on SPEECHLESS, airing on ABC on Wednesday, October 11, 2017! (more...)

Langston Hughes Play ARE YOU NOW OR HOW YOU EVER BEEN... Opens at MetroStage
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

Producing Artistic Director Carolyn Griffin is pleased to announce that the play Are You Now or Have You Ever Been , a play written and conceived by Carlyle Brown and directed by MetroStage Artistic Associate Thomas W. Jones II with original music by William Knowles, will be in performance Oct. 5-Nov. 5 at MetroStage. (more...)

LA.-A-GO-GO Celebrates California's Rock, Soul and Surf Pioneers
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

When the history of Los Angeles rock 'n' roll is told, bands like the Beach Boys, the Byrds, and the Doors typically are mentioned as founding fathers. As great as those bands are, many other acts have played important roles too. The inaugural LA-A-GO-GO concert shines a spotlight on some of these beloved local music heroes in a remarkable gathering happening November 4, 2017 at the Regent Theater in downtown L.A. (more...)

Scoop: HAWAII FIVE-0 on CBS - Friday, October 6, 2017
by TV Scoop - Sep 14, 2017

Get all the scoop on HAWAII FIVE-0, airing on CBS on Friday, October 6, 2017! (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Stars of ADDING MACHINE: A MUSICAL at Theatre Three
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Theatre Three presents Adding Machine: A Musical by Joshua Schmidt and Jason Loewith, directed by Blake Hackler, running September 28 October 22, 2017. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the stars in character below! (more...)

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE LIVE Comes to MPAC This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE, the 14-time Emmy Award-winning show that sparked America's fascination with dance, is set to captivate audiences at Mayo Performing Arts Center on Tuesday, October 17 at 8 pm. Tickets are $49-99. (more...)

ZERAFFA GIRAFFA, WOW! SAID THE OWL and More Coming to Little Angel Theatre in 2017-18
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

Little Angel Theatre has announced its new season, running September 2017 - February 2018. (more...)

The Hill Country Community Theatre presents 9 TO 5: THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2017

The Hill Country Community Theatre presents "9 to 5: The Musical".  (more...)

Hulu Subscribers Can Now Stream HBO's Critically Acclaimed Series, Movies & More
by TV News Desk - Jul 6, 2017

Just in time for summer binge-watching, Hulu and Home Box Office, Inc. (HBO) announced a new agreement that gives Hulu's subscription on demand and live TV viewers access to an even more complete entertainment package, all in one place. (more...)

Emma Roberts, Hayden Christensen to Star in New Romantic Comedy LITTLE ITALY
by Movies News Desk - Jul 6, 2017

First Take Entertainment is pleased to announce that Director Donald Petrie's (Miss Congeniality, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days) feature film, LITTLE ITALY, completed principal photography on June 22, 2017 in Toronto, Ontario. (more...)


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South Brooklyn Shakespeare to Bring MACBETH to Park Slope This Saturday
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2017

Now in its 5th year presenting free Shakespeare in the streets of Park Slope, South Brooklyn Shakespeare opens its five-performance run as the main event of Park Slope Fifth Avenue's Summer Stroll #2 with Shakespeare's great tragedy MACBETH, featuring the supernatural, combat, blood and darkness, all of it contributing to Macbeth's fall. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWW 7/18/2017 - 7/25/2017
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Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com 7/18/2017 - 7/25/2017. (more...)

BWW Morning Brief July 21st, 2017 - SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM at The Hollywood Bowl!
by Jessica Khan - Jul 21, 2017

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Today's big news: An all-star cast brings SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM to The Hollywood Bowl this weekend! (more...)

Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers Add Third and Final Hollywood Bowl Show
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2017

Following the rapid sell out of both their Thursday, September 21 and Friday, September 22 shows at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers have confirmed a third night at the historic venue on Monday, September 25. Tickets for Monday, September 25 will go on sale Tuesday, July 25 at 10 a.m. PST. (more...)

New Details Emerge as Bruce Springsteen Gears Up for His Broadway Debut
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2017

New details have emerged about The Boss, Bruce Springsteen's upcoming Broadway debut this fall at the Walter Kerr Theatre. (more...)

Improv Comedy Comes to Kidsfest in THE EARLY EARLY LATE SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2017

Arty or farty? Find your favourite when The Court Jesters' bring The Early Early Late Show to Kidsfest these school holidays. (more...)

Park Slope Tragedy: Free MACBETH Comes to Brooklyn for Five Nights,
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2017

???????Now celebrating its 5th year presenting free Shakespeare in the streets of Park Slope, South Brooklyn Shakespeare (SBS) has announced its 2017 production: Five FREE performances of Shakespeare's Macbeth in Park Slope, with opening night serving as the main event of Park Slope Fifth Avenue's Summer Stroll #2 performed on Fifth Avenue at 18th Street (7/29), plus four performances staged outside The Old Stone House (8/2, 3, 4 & 5). (more...)

BWW Interview: Bohemia Group CEO Susan Ferris Discusses Talent Management, Entertainment Industry And More!
by Andrew Burrill - Jul 18, 2017

An exclusive interview with Susan Ferris, the CEO of the Bohemia Group, an International Management Group, representing talent across the entertainment landscape, including a number of musicians and acting talent. (more...)

ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS and More Playing This Week at The New Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2017

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot Theatre company are back at The New Theatre with their brand new production, Absolute Beginners by Diane Crotty. This bittersweet comedy runs for two weeks only so book in soon to avoid disappointment. For further details, see below. (more...)

INDUSTRY: Theater Report- August 7th, 2017, Take a Look at the Broadway Real Estate for the Upcoming Season
by Matt Tamanini - Aug 7, 2017

Even though we are in the slow summer season for theatre news, show and casting announcements have been slowly trickling in so that the 2017-2018 Broadway season is beginning to come into sharper focus. The slate is filled with high-profile offerings like FROZEN and HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, exciting revivals including M. BUTTERFLY, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, and MY FAIR LADY, intriguing new works like THE BAND'S VISIT and JUNK, and curious newcomers, i.e. SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS and ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE. (more...)

Kimmel Center Announces New Events for the 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2017

The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts announces over 20 newly booked events to accompany the already-announced 2017-18 season. Highlights include internationally-acclaimed stars of rock, comedy, dance, and even politics as well as Tony Award-nominated Broadway titles. Tickets for these shows are on sale now to Kimmel Center members and will be available to the general public on September 9. Membership starts at $75 and guarantees access to the best seats.  The below shows are in addition to the previously announced lineup including over 40 shows. (more...)

Photo Flash: It's Back to the Daily Grind with Encore Theatre's 9 TO 5
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2017

The Encore Musical Theatre Company proudly presents 9 to 5 The Musical, running August 3rd - August 27. (more...)

BWW Morning Brief August 31st, 2017: CHARM Begins Previews at MCC Theater, A BRONX TALE Welcomes New Stars and More!
by Danielle Ashley - Aug 31, 2017

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Today's big news: CHARM Begins Previews at MCC Theater, A BRONX TALE Welcomes New Stars and More! (more...)

Lauren Graham Lends Voice to Disney Jr's New Animated Series VAMPIRINA, Premiering 10/1
by TV News Desk - Aug 30, 2017

Disney Junior's animated series VAMPIRINA will premiere SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1 (11:00 a.m. EDT), with two back-to-back episodes simulcast on Disney Channel and Disney Junior. The episodes will also be available on Disney Junior VOD, Disney Junior YouTube and in the new DisneyNOW app (more...)

Special Code Required to Purchase Tickets to SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY Today
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2017

Fans of 'The Boss' will require a special code to purchase tickets for the highly anticipated SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY. Tickets for the show are set to go on sale at 10 a.m. today, August 30th. (more...)

'The Boss' to Stick Around Through Winter in SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2017

Just in, the highly anticipated Springsteen on Broadway has been extended through February 3. (more...)

Listen: Five Simple Tools to Meet Your Everyday Parenting Challenges Now on Audible, Amazon, and iTunes
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2017

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The Springsteen Experience Tribute Show Comes To Upland Stage
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2017

The Grove Theatre presents The Springsteen Experience, a Bruce Springsteen tribute band. Founded by a group of gifted musicians who are also big fans of 'The Boss,' The Springsteen Experience is led by Josh Tanner, who was born in Springsteen's hometown of Freehold, New Jersey. Tanner and the band are dedicated to replicating the legendary live shows of Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, from Born to Run to Born in the USA and beyond. They've got vintage equipment and sets, multiple costume changes, a four-piece horn section -- and most importantly, they play Springsteen's classic hits with note-perfect accuracy and palpable passion. (more...)

BWW Review: GOOD TIMES ABOUND AT SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE at Show Palace Dinner Theatre
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley - Aug 28, 2017

From the first note of In The Neighborhood coming from the fire escape on the side stage to the incredible finale of Stand By Me, center stage in front of a door stoop, only one word could describe the high-energy, powerhouse performances in Smokey Joe's Cafe: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller at Show Palace Dinner Theatre in Hudson: Wow. On opening night, you tend to expect some potential jitters, but this nine-member cast was, in another single word, perfection. (more...)

THE GIANT AND THE PIXIE to Make it's East Coast Premiere this September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2017

Award-winning playwright Jonathan Josephson (Milwaukee Rep, Humana Festival) and director Jonathan Harper Schlieman (Actors Theatre of Louisville) have announced their latest collaboration: the east coast premiere of The Giant and The Pixie, fairy tale for grown ups. The play received its world premiere at Chance Theater in Anaheim, CA where it received a StageSceneLA award for Best Ensemble. The play was also named as a Finalist for the Eugene O'Neill National Playwrights Conference. (more...)

BWW Review: 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL at ENCORE THEATRE Thru Aug 27
by Anton Anderssen - Aug 26, 2017

Now on stage at the Encore Theatre is the musical '9 to 5.' I'd love to invite you to enjoy seeing this show, but due to its overwhelming popularity, it's completely sold out. The only possible way to get tickets is if there are cancellations. This is a smash hit for Encore Theatre, and of course, everything they do is performed to perfection. You are best off buying a season ticket so you can always see their shows. (more...)

Luther Burbank Center for the Arts to Welcome SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2017

Luther Burbank Center for the Arts welcomes "SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE," the 14-time Emmy Award-winning show that sparked America's fascination with dance, for one night only on Sunday, November 18, 2017 at 8 p.m. (more...)

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE Comes to Van Wezel
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

So you Think You Can Dance, the 14-time Emmy Award-winning show that sparked America's fascination with dance, is set to captivate audiences again this fall - live on tour! (more...)

Chicago and SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE to Arrive at King Center This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

Chicago the band and SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE have just joined the King Center's fall lineup. Scroll down for details! (more...)

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE Just Announced at Van Wezel
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

So you Think You Can Dance, the 14-time Emmy Award-winning show that sparked America's fascination with dance, is set to captivate audiences again this fall - live on tour! The 34-city Tour will be stopping at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall on Friday, November 3, 2017 at 8PM. The Season 14 tour lineup includes the following Top 10 finalists: Robert Green, Logan Hernandez, Lex Ishimoto, Koine Iwasaki, Dassy Lee, Kaylee Millis, KiKi Nyemchek, Taylor Sieve, Sydney Tormey and Mark Villaver. (more...)

Janiva Magness Comes to Daryl's House 8/12 Behind Billboard Charting Blue Again
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2017

Following her strut down the red carpet at the Grammy Awards and her newest release "Blue Again," soul-blues star Janiva Magness will be debuting her new material live on her Blue Again Tour. Magness will demonstrate how her robust and soulful voice can seamlessly shift from swampy blues to funky soul as she performs songs from her 2017 Grammy nominated album and 12th release Love Wins Again as well as her entire repertoire on Saturday August 12 in Pawling, NY at Daryl's House at 8 PM. (more...)

Perseverance Theatre presents THE ELABORATE ENTRANCE OF CHAD DEITY
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2017

When the costumes come off and the music fades in the staged world of pro wrestling, what do the wrestlers really want to say to their bosses? The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity is a funny and quirky look at pro wrestling, geopolitics, and capitalism. -- Chad Deity runs September 15 - October 7 in Juneau and November 9 -19 in Anchorage. (more...)

Scoop: ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING on THE CW - Saturday, August 26, 2017
by - Aug 14, 2017

Get all the scoop on ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING, airing on THE CW on Saturday, August 26, 2017! (more...)

Anatomy of a Showtune: Exploring the Magic of 'Friend Like Me' from Disney's ALADDIN
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 12, 2017

When Disney's Aladdin hit theaters in summer of 1992, the tale transported audiences to a whole new world of wonder, love, and adventure through the fictional streets of Agrabah. Following the titular street rat, Aladdin, from bread thief to Prince Ali, audiences were instantly captivated by the story, the characters, and most notably, the songs. (more...)

BWW Review: THE GOOD THIEF at Ground Up And Rising
by Roger Martin - Aug 11, 2017

There's a Dublin thug, a walking knuckle duster with an accent straight from Sheriff Street, on stage. (more...)

Guitarist Ross 'The Boss' Friedman Named First-Ever Global Metal Ambassador
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

Wacken Open Air, one of the world's largest Heavy Metal music festivals, and the Hall of Heavy Metal History, have joined forces to Induct Legendary Manowar co-founder-guitarist/Dictators guitarist Ross 'The Boss' Friedman, as the first ever 'Global Metal Ambassador.' (more...)

9 TO 5 Comes to The Encore Musical Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2017

The Encore Musical Theatre Company proudly presents 9 to 5 The Musical, running August 3rd - August 27.  (more...)

Del Frisco's Restaurant Group Announces Continued Growth
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2017

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CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS: The First Epic Movie Arrives on Digital HD 8/29 and on Blu-ray & DVD 9/12
by Movies News Desk - Aug 1, 2017

Hold onto your capes! Based on the bestselling book series by Dav Pilkey, DreamWorks Animation presents CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS: THE FIRST EPIC MOVIE. “…One of the funniest, most heartwarming films of the year” (William Bibbiani, Crave Online). Certified Fresh onRottenTomatoes.com, this outrageous family comedy tells the story of two overly imaginative best friends, George (Kevin Hart) and Harold (Thomas Middleditch), who hypnotize their principal (Ed Helms) into thinking he's the hero from their comic books: Captain Underpants. CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS: THE FIRST EPIC MOVIE also features the voice talent of Nick Kroll as Professor Poopypants. (more...)

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