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English Language Premiere of Iceland's GUILTY Set for TNC's Dream Up Festival
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2017

Iceland in the 19th Century was not exactly an idyll; it was an island nation of farming and fishing communities, pretty much cut off from the much of the rest of the world. Crime was rare and capital crimes rarer still. So the country's criminal cases have become the stuff of legend, including the child rape case in Rifsaedasel of 1837, which is as infamous to Icelanders as The Manson Family is to Americans. Contemporary Icelandic playwright Hrafnhildur Hagalin revisits this infamous case with 'Guilty' (2014), a verse play that gracefully and provocatively examines issues of obsession and mercy which cling to it to this day. (more...)

Icelandic GUILTY to Make English Language Debut as Part of TNC's Dream Up Festival
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2017

August Strindberg Rep is appearing for the first time in Theater for the New City's Dream Up Festival with the English language premiere of a new play from Iceland, GUILTY, by noted contemporary Icelandic playwright Hrafnhidur Hagalin, translated By Salka Gudmundsdottir, running from September 5 to 17. (more...)

PBS to Present Behind-the-Scenes Look at JOHN LEGUIZAMO's LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2017

This year's awardees include eight films and three digital media projects. Highlights include a behind-the-scenes look at the making of John Leguizamo's latest Broadway sensation, LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS: The Road to Broadway (more...)

Debut Author Shirley Ann Alpers Releases New Children's Book
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2013

Storytelling is a tradition that has been passed on from generation to generation. There is something truly wonderful about reading stories. Stories allow people to share laughter and impart wisdom. Debut author Shirley Ann Alpers demonstrates her gift as a storyteller in 'Miss Lilly The Cute Little Llama.' This new book makes storytelling a more rewarding experience with its heady mix of vibrant illustrations, adorable characters, fun trivia and an engaging narrative. (more...)

Shirley Ann Alpers Releases Debut Children's Book
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2014

Storytelling is a tradition that has been passed on from generation to generation. There is something truly wonderful about reading stories. Stories allow people to share laughter and impart wisdom. Debut author Shirley Ann Alpers demonstrates her gift as a storyteller in 'Miss Lilly The Cute Little Llama'. This new book makes storytelling a more rewarding experience with its heady mix of vibrant illustrations, adorable characters, fun trivia and an engaging narrative. (more...)

CNBC Transcript: Icahn Enterprises Chairman Carl Icahn Speaks With CNBC's Scott Wapner On FAST MONEY HALFTIME REPORT
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2018

CNBC Transcript: Icahn Enterprises Chairman Carl Icahn Speaks With CNBC's Scott Wapner On FAST MONEY HALFTIME REPORT (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE 39 STEPS Climbs Some Heights at York Little Theatre
by Marakay Rogers - Jan 23, 2015

Director Aaron Dalton and an enormous cast of four bring the Olivier-winning comedy version of the classic Hitchcock film to the York Little Theatre stage (more...)

English Language Premiere of Iceland's GUILTY Set for TNC's Dream Up Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

Iceland in the 19th Century was not exactly an idyll; it was an island nation of farming and fishing communities, pretty much cut off from the much of the rest of the world. Crime was rare and capital crimes rarer still. So the country's criminal cases have become the stuff of legend, including the child rape case in Rifsaedasel of 1837, which is as infamous to Icelanders as The Manson Family is to Americans. Contemporary Icelandic playwright Hrafnhildur Hagalin revisits this infamous case with 'Guilty' (2014), a verse play that gracefully and provocatively examines issues of obsession and mercy which cling to it to this day. (more...)

Icelandic GUILTY to Make English Language Debut as Part of TNC's Dream Up Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2017

August Strindberg Rep is appearing for the first time in Theater for the New City's Dream Up Festival with the English language premiere of a new play from Iceland, GUILTY, by noted contemporary Icelandic playwright Hrafnhidur Hagalin, translated By Salka Gudmundsdottir, running from September 5 to 17. (more...)

Shirley Ann Alpers Reveals MISS LILLY THE CUTE LITTLE LLAMA
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2013

Reading stories to children can help develop their creativity, listening skills, comprehension and imagination. This activity also opens the wonderful opportunity for parents and their young ones to bond. Miss Lilly The Cute Little Llama, a new storybook by Shirley Ann Alpers, is a wonderful addition to any child's bedtime story collection. The book's vibrant illustrations, adorable characters, fun trivia and engaging narrative make for a rewarding reading experience. (more...)