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


Musical Theatre West's 65th Anniversary Season Opens with IN THE HEIGHTS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

Musical Theatre West celebrates its 65th Anniversary season with an outstanding line-up of classic and contemporary Broadway masterpieces, opening with Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony Award-winning production In the Heights, October 20 through November 5, 2017.  (more...)

Goldenstein Gallery in Sedona Curates City-Wide Art Exhibition EVERY DAY PEACE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

This year marks the 36th Anniversary of the International Day of Peace, established in 1981 by the United Nations. Peace Day provides a globally shared date for all humanity to commit to Peace above all differences and to contribute to building a Culture of Peace. In 2012 Sedona was honored to receive a proclamation from the United Nations making Sedona the 35th International City of Peace. (more...)

New Comedy Show GROUNDLINGS OF THE CORN to Debut This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

If you're looking to HARVEST some laughter this fall, catch The Groundlings at The Corner of Melrose and Poinsettia with their all-new comedy show, GROUNDLINGS OF THE CORN. Opening Night is Friday, October 6 and will include bar courtesy of Ninkasi Brewing Company with bites catered from a local hot spot. The only thing you'll be SACRIFICING is a boring night at home! (more...)

Theatre And Dance at Wayne Opens its 55th Season with THE UNDERPANTS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

Theatre and Dance at Wayne is excited to welcome audiences as it embarks on its 55th season. On Friday, September 29th, the season officially opens with Steve Martin's uproarious comedy The Underpants, adapted from the classic German farce by Carl Sternheim.  (more...)

Billy Porter, Renee Elise Goldsberry and Norm Lewis Set for Reading of SOMETHING TO LIVE FOR in NJ
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

Midtown Direct Rep (MDR) launches its 2017-18 reading series, Theater at The Woodland, with a free presentation of SOMETHING TO LIVE FOR, a new play with music, written by Rob Zellers, directed by Billy Porter, with music supervision by Zane Mark and musical direction by Darryl Ivey.  (more...)

Cast Announced for IN THE NEXT ROOM, OR THE VIBRATOR PLAY at Stage 773
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

TimeLine Theatre Company announces casting and details for the second production of its 2017-2018 season-the Chicago premiere of IN THE NEXT ROOM, OR THE VIBRATOR PLAY by Sarah Ruhl, directed by TimeLine Company Member Mechelle Moe. (more...)

Crunch Franchise Expands to Sunnyvale, CA
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

Crunch Fitness announced the planned opening of a new 25,000-square foot gym with state-of-the-art equipment and amenities in Sunnyvale, California. The club, located in the shopping plaza on The Corner of Hollenbeck Ave & Homestead Rd, has just entered pre-sale in anticipation of a November opening. (more...)

BROAD CITY's Labor Day Binge-A-Thon Scores For Comedy Central
by TV News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

The bbs binged! Broad City: Labor Day Replay, Comedy Central's binge-worthy celebration of the upcoming return of Broad City, was a huge hit with old and new fans alike. (more...)

KCRW Announces Line-Up for Masquerade Ball
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

The line-up for KCRW's Masquerade Ball, L.A.'s iconic Halloween dance party was announced today and features The Black Madonna, Matthew Dear, Tensnake, Moon Boots, Gemini Rising, Yolanda Be Cool, Lucent Dossier, Lucha VaVOOM, Axon Orchestra, Les Petites Bonbons, and KCRW DJs Jason Bentley, Aaron Byrd, Anne Litt, Anthony Valadez, Chris Douridas, Dan Wilcox, Eric J. Lawrence, Gary Calamar, Jeremy Sole, Jose Galvan, Liza Richardson, Mario Cotto, Marion Hodges, Mathieu Schreyer, Raul Campos, Travis Holcombe, and Valida. (more...)

Ancestry Bolsters Product and Technology Leadership Team
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017


Master Mixologist: Jimmie Saito of MASTROS in Midtown
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 24, 2017 had the pleasure of interviewing Jimmie Saito of Mastro's in NYC for our 'Master Mixologist' feature. (more...)

Jane Birkin to Perform BIRKIN/GAINSBOURG: LE SYMPHONIQUE at Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Actress, singer, songwriter and fashion icon Jane Birkin will perform Birkin/Gainsbourg: Le symphonique-her tribute to late husband Serge Gainsbourg-with a symphonic orchestra at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage on February 1. (more...)

Gallery Henoch Announces Exhibition Updates & New Works by Samuel Hung and David Kassan
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

See what's happening at Gallery Henoch! (more...)

Feast of San Gennaro to Celebrate Dean Martin's 100th Birthday This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

The 91st Annual Feast of San Gennaro will celebrate Dean Martin's 100th Birthday with a three hour tribute on today, September 23, from 2 to 5 PM on the Feast Performance Stage at The Corner of Grand and Mott Streets in Little Italy. (more...)

BJ's Wholesale Club Saves Members From the Scramble With Everything They Need to Host the Holidays
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Holiday entertaining season is right around The Corner, but for many Americans the stress of preparing doesn't make for the most wonderful time of the year. (more...)

Drink Away Your Troubles in Marcus Gorman's DEERS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Annex Theatre rounds out its 30th season with Deers, written by Marcus Gorman and co-directed by Tootsie Spangles and Quiqui Dominguez. (more...)

Sacrifices, Tupperware, and Go-Go Dancing Knife Fights in LAST STOP ON LILAC
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Annex Theatre closes its dynamic 30th season with Last Stop on Lilac, a gory, glamorous black comedy written by Kelleen Conway Blanchard and directed by Keira McDonald. (more...)

Aardklop Announces Bonus Productions And Venue, with Lefra Taking Over the Old City Hall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

With sales at this year's Aardklop Arts Festival in Potchefstroom this October growing from strength to strength, Aardklop recently announced that an extra venue has been created that will bring five extra top productions to the festival, offering festivalgoers an even wider range of productions to enjoy. (more...)

Florida Georgia Line, Jason Derulo, Dolly Parton & More Featured in Next THE PICKUP
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Continuing the tradition of bringing you the latest in country music news, The Pickup starts by paying tribute to two country music artists taken way too soon. (more...)

Indian Wells Resort Debuts BROADWAY'S BEST With Welch And Olsen
by David Green - Sep 21, 2017

Indian Wells Resort Hotel is excited to debut Broadway's Best in October, presenting an evening of enchanting entertainment with acclaimed performers Patricia Welch and Terri Olsen, along with musical director and pianist Alex Danson. Together they perform a selection of timeless Broadway show stoppers, solos and duets, while adorning fanciful costumes. The dinner and show will be held in Frank's Place at the resort in an intimate setting. The dinner service begins at 5:00 p.m. with the musical starting at 6:30 p.m. (more...)

Corner Bakery Cafe Welcomes Return of Italian Inspirations Menu
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

This fall, Corner Bakery Cafe is bringing back the popular limited-time Italian Inspirations menu. With flavors inspired by Italy and handcrafted at The Corner, three specialty items are available through the end of the year. (more...)

BWW Interview: Marilyn D'Honau on Dancing in the Original WEST SIDE STORY
by Bob Rizzo - Sep 21, 2017

Marilyn D'Honau is not only the youngest surviving cast member of the original production of West Side Story, she was also the youngest when the show opened in 1957. D'Honau was a sixteen- year-old high school senior when she was cast as Clarice, one of the Jet girls. Though she'd been performing professionally since she was twelve, she credits having good ballet training for her successful audition. (more...)

THE DARK ROOM to Make UK Premiere at Theatre503
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

This November, the UK premiere of Angela Betzien's award-winning The Dark Room (Best New Australian Work, Sydney Theatre Awards) will be staged at Theatre503. This intricately layered psychological thriller takes a sober look at one of the devastating issues of contemporary Australian discourse - the abuse of defenceless children. (more...)

Sacred Fools Theater Company Renames Home Theater The Broadwater
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

Sacred Fools Theater Company is delighted to announce its home will be renamed The Broadwater beginning with its 21st season. (more...)

Jane Birkin to Perform at Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

Actress, singer, songwriter and fashion icon Jane Birkin will perform Birkin/Gainsbourg: Le symphonique her tribute to late husband Serge Gainsbourg with a symphonic orchestra at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage on February 1. The concert, presented by Metropolitan Entertainment, marks Birkin's first U.S. performance since 2011 and is part of an extensive international concert tour that has seen her playing to full houses in Montreal, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Paris and London, among many other cities. American Express pre-sale is available from September 20 at 10 a.m. to September 21 at 10 p.m., followed by venue/promoter pre-sale on September 21 (10 a.m. to 10 p.m.). Public on-sale begins September 22 at 10 a.m. all times are Eastern. Tickets are available by visiting, calling CarnegieCharge at 212.247.7800, and in person at the Carnegie Hall Box Office, located at 57th Street and Seventh Avenue in New York City. (more...)

VTA to Open 2017-18 Broadway Series with Lin-Manuel Miranda's IN THE HEIGHTS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

Victoria Theatre Association opens the 2017-2018 Premier Health Broadway Series with Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony Award-winning musical, IN THE HEIGHTS, Oct. 2-8 at the Benjamin & Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center. (more...)

OBERON presents LIVE @ OBERON Music Series
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

OBERON, the American Repertory Theater's (A.R.T.) second stage and club theater venue, will present Live @ OBERON, a new concert series that brings together an eclectic array of musical artists for exceptional original performances OBERON's intimate club theater environment located at 2 Arrow Street, Harvard Square, Cambridge. (more...)

Broadway Brunchtime Series to Present 'PUMP AN END TO HUNGER' at Holy Apostles Soup Kitchen
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

Andrea Frierson, Marcus Pe a, Jackie Schiffer, and Marcus Goldhaber are among Broadway performers participating in 'PUMP An End To Hunger with the Broadway Brunchtime Series' New Season Kick-Off to Help Serve Soup, Sandwiches, Snacks, Sips and Songs on Monday, September 25, 2017. (more...)

Scoop: SQUAWK ON THE STREET on NBC - Today, September 19, 2017
by TV Scoop - Sep 18, 2017

Get all the scoop on SQUAWK ON THE STREET, airing on NBC on today, September 19, 2017! (more...)

BWW Review: BIG NIGHT Starts Humorously but Changes Direction After a Senseless Attack
by Shari Barrett - Sep 18, 2017

Master satirist Paul Rudnick blends a deep humanity with a honed sense of hilarity in this powerful and funny play about family and fame, the personal and the political, and the drive to stand up and speak out. But it is also one that promotes a very progressive political stance on human rights, especially within the gay community, with much of the dialogue presented as if they are soapbox speeches meant to sway the listener to take action. But given our current political circumstances, there is nothing wrong with encouraging people to take a stand and speak out to make the world a better and more equal place for everyone. (more...)

QV Melbourne's FRESH / TAKE Brings Spring to the City
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

QV Melbourne is celebrating spring in the city with Fresh / Take, a program of events that offers a new approach to wellness, living and thinking. Fresh / Take launched on Friday 15 September and runs for two weeks, closing with a public holiday party on 29 September. (more...)

Madonna Opens Up on Adoption, Motherhood & More on CBS SUNDAY MORNING, 9/17
by TV News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Music superstar Madonna opened up about building the first ever children's hospital in Malawi, adoption and motherhood, in a revealing interview with Tracy Smith to be broadcast Sunday, Sept. 17, on CBS SUNDAY MORNING (9:00 AM) on the CBS Television Network. (more...)

Casting Announced for Rohina Malik's THE MECCA TALES at The Sheen Center
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Voyage Theater Company and Crossroads Theatre Company will present the New York Premiere of Rohina Malik's THE MECCA TALES, directed by Kareem Fahmy (3/Fifths at 3LD; This Time with Rising Circle Theater Collective), at The Sheen Center for Thought & Culture (18 Bleecker Street at The Corner of Elizabeth Street), October 20-November 4. (more...)

34th Year Free High Holy Days Services Laugh Factory Announced
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

The Laugh Factory, Los Angeles's premiere comedy club, ushers in the Jewish New Year with its joyous gift to the Jewish community free High Holy days services. This will be the 33rd year the Laugh Factory will open its doors to the Jewish community for the Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. (more...)

BWW Blog: Loving What Constantly Lets You Down
by Emily Holzman - Sep 14, 2017

Every performer hears the phrase 'no' countless times in their life, and it can really cause them to question whether or not performing is worth it, which is why reminding yourself why you perform is so important. (more...)

BROAD CITY's 4th Season Premiere Scores Highest Ratings Since Its Series Premiere
by TV News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

The bbs of Broad City burst back on the scene with huge gains for the series 4th Season Premiere. Nearly a year-and-a-half after the conclusion of its third season, Abbi and Ilana returned with a vengeance with double-digit increases among total viewers and Adults 18-49. (more...)

Photo Flash: Michael Moore Treats THE TERMS OF MY SURRENDER Audience to Free Hot Dogs
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

The audience at The Terms of My Surrender was in for an unexpected treat Friday when Michael Moore took them all out for dinner after his hit Broadway show. (more...)

the kates to Bring All-Female Comedy Showcase to The Book Cellar
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Chicago comedian and kates cast member Amy Sumpter hosts the all female comedy showcase at The Book Cellar. the kates features a semi-monthly line-up of the city's funniest, most talented comedians as well as emerging female comic performers. (more...)

Public RSVPs Now Open for Martha Lavey Memorial at Steppenwolf Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Steppenwolf Theatre Company is now accepting reservations to the public memorial event celebrating the remarkable life and legacy of influential and beloved Chicago cultural leader Martha Lavey. Featuring live musical performances and tributes, the event takes place Monday, October 9, 2017 at 7pm at Steppenwolf, 1650 N. Halsted St. (more...)

Freeform Unveils Bigger-Than-Ever Genre Lineup at New York Comic Con
by TV News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

As the network doubles down on genre programming, Freeform, Disney's young adult television and streaming network, announced today that it will be presenting an unprecedented three hours of genre programming panels and screenings with cast and executive producers from several original series including Shadowhunters, Beyond and new original drama Siren at New York Comic Con on Saturday, October 7. (more...)

Civic Ensemble's The Class Divide Examines the Failures and Possibilities of Education
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Civic Ensemble presents The Class Divide which observes the traditional mainstream public school education system through the lens of six high school students, their parents, and faculty, as they approach graduation day. The play begins on the high school seniors' special day and looks back on seminal moments of their education that has shaped their various imminent and rather uncertain futures. (more...)

Parson's Nose Announces New Home in Pasadena
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Parson's Nose Theater (PNT), the acclaimed classical comedic theater company, now in its 17th Season, has established a new permanent home in Pasadena, California in time for their upcoming 2017-2018 Season. The Parson's Nose Abbey is now located at 95 N. Marengo Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91101, at The Corner of Holly and Marengo. (more...)

Over 50 Colleges and Universities to Attend Dancewave's DANCING THROUGH COLLEGE & BEYOND
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Dancewave, a Brooklyn-based dance education nonprofit organization championing accessibility to all, returns to the 92nd Street Y October 7th and 8th with its annual Dancing Through College & Beyond (DTCB) event. The two-day event will connect high school dance students with college and university dance programs throughout the country, serving as a nexus for U.S. colleges and talented young dancers to meet one-on-one. (more...)

BWW Interview: Kristin Chenoweth On Performing At London Palladium
by Marianka Swain - Sep 12, 2017

Kristin Chenoweth's work ranges from Wicked and On the Twentieth Century to The West Wing, Pushing Daisies and Glee, plus numerous albums and concerts. British fans will have a chance to see her in person at An Intimate Evening with Kristin Chenoweth at London Palladium on 20 October. (more...)

PCTEST Upgrades its LTE-Advanced Pro Testing Capabilities with Rohde & Schwarz
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017


Tickets on Sale Next Week for THE HUMANS Tour at Seattle Rep
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

Single tickets will go on sale September 18 for the Broadway National Tour of the Tony Award-winning play THE HUMANS, playing at Seattle Repertory Theatre November 17 to December 17, 2017. (more...)

AVENUE Q Hosts Young Professionals Night Out At Playhouse on Park
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

With TGIF around The Corner, head over to Playhouse on Park for a mingle or two! The Playhouse is offering a special Young Professionals rate for Avenue Q on Thursday, October 5. A pre-show networking reception will be held from 6:00-7:15pm, and the show begins at 7:30pm. The ticket price Young Professionals (ages 21-35) is just $20! (more...)

BWW Interview: Ben Lewis Talks THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
by Marianka Swain - Sep 11, 2017

Ben Lewis's past work includes Forbidden Broadway and Candide at Menier Chocolate Factory, Annie Get Your Gun at Sheffield Crucible, and playing The Phantom in the original Australian production of Love Never Dies. He's now donning the mask again to lead the West End production of Phantom of the Opera. (more...)

TUCK EVERLASTING, NEWSIES JR., INTO THE WOODS and More Set for San Diego Junior Theatre's 70th Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

San Diego Junior Theatre has announced its 70th Anniversary Season: 70 Years of Storytelling. (more...)

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