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Light Of The Moon Publishing Releases New G.W. Mullins Paranormal Thriller Novel 'Daniel Awakens A Ghost Story Begins'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2017

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English Touring Theatre Sets 2018 Dates for Extended Tour of Conor McPherson's THE WEIR
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2017

English Touring Theatre today announces additional tour dates of their production of Conor McPherson's Olivier Award-winning play The Weir, co-produced with Mercury Theatre Colchester. (more...)

National Theatre Wales Slates 'People and Places' 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2017

National Theatre Wales is today (Thursday 23 November 2017) announcing its 2018 season of productions, including a month-long festival to celebrate the 70th birthday of the NHS, two productions reflecting on the migrant experience in and beyond Wales, the first two productions in a three-year cycle of experimental works, and a work-in-progress. (more...)

Songwriters Alan & Marilyn Bergman Talk 'CHASING MEM'RIES' at the Geffen
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2017

Lyricists Alan and Marilyn Bergman talked with Tavis Smiley on PBS about the world premiere of their latest project, Chasing Mem'ries: A Different Kind of Musical, currently running at the Geffen Playhouse starring Tyne Daly. See what they had to say HERE! (more...)

US, Irish, Greek, English and Serbian Acts Join Top Australian Artists in NATIONAL FOLK FESTIVAL 2018
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2017

The National Folk Festival has announced a bakers' dozen of 13 more artists, joining the growing line-up of exciting acts for 2018.Performing in Australia for the first time and exclusive to the National is US acoustic duo, Ryanhood. Starting their music career as street-performers at Boston's Quincy Market, they have won more than a dozen music awards in their home state of Arizona including Best Folk Band and Best Rock Band. Cameron Hood's rich and folky lead vocals, Ryan Green's explosive guitar and mandolin riffs, their airtight vocal harmonies and easy rapport with audiences have become a hallmark of their shows. (more...)

Review Roundup: NINA SIMONE: FOUR WOMEN at Arena Stage
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2017

Celebrating The Life and music of Nina Simone, one of America's most iconic singers and civil rights activists, Christina Ham's provocative musical journey Nina Simone: Four Women makes its East Coast debut at Arena Stage. Nina Simone: Four Women runs November 10-December 24, 2017 in the Kreeger Theater. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the company at their first rehearsal below! (more...)

Australian Premiere of HAND TO GOD Comes to The Alex Theatre St Kilda
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2017

The critically acclaimed American play HAND TO GOD, about a demonic sock puppet that wreaks havoc on relationships and faith in a small Texas town, will have its Australian premiere at The Alex Theatre St Kilda from 22nd February 2018, for a strictly limited season. (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal for BLKS at Steppenwolf Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2017

Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents the world premiere production of BLKS by award-winning poet and playwright Aziza Barnes and directed by Nataki Garrett. An uproarious and frank play, the acclaimed Chicago-based cast features ensemble member Namir Smallwood (Justin /Sosa/Dominican Dude) with Leea Ayers (June), Nora Carroll (Octavia), Celeste Cooper (Imani), Danielle Davis (Ry) and Kelly O'Sullivan (That Bitch on the Couch/White Woman). BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the company in rehearsal below! (more...)

VIDEO: Behind the Scenes with BLKS Playwright Aziza Barnes
by Stage Tube - Nov 22, 2017

Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents the world premiere production of BLKS by award-winning poet and playwright Aziza Barnes and directed by Nataki Garrett. An uproarious and frank play, the acclaimed Chicago-based cast features ensemble member Namir Smallwood (Justin /Sosa/Dominican Dude) with Leea Ayers (June), Nora Carroll (Octavia), Celeste Cooper (Imani), Danielle Davis (Ry) and Kelly O'Sullivan (That Bitch on the Couch/White Woman). Below, check out an interview with playwright Aziza Barnes as she talks about BLKS! (more...)

Call It a Day Productions Presents CALL IT A HOLIDAY
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2017

Call It A Day Productions celebrates the holiday season with Call It A Holiday 2017 a holiday cabaret featuring nine performers using collaborative writing, storytelling, and song to share intimate moments and anecdotes all encompassing the emotional whirlwind that is the holiday season. Our performers will share original pieces of writing that span over themes of family, food, festivities, love, loss, financial woes, and substance abuse. The holidays are different for everyone, and the world is a complicated place. Call It A Holiday remains inclusive to all aspects of the holiday season, and the many types of celebrations that come with it. (more...)

Merry Reading from Brown Books Publishing Group
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2017

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Photo Flash: Northern Stage presents THE LITTLE MERMAID
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2017

The Little Mermaid by Alan Menken, Howard Ashman, Glenn Slater, and Doug Wright, based on the Hans Christian Andersen story and the Disney film, runs live on stage at the Barrette Center for the Arts in White River Junction, VT, November 15 - January 7. (more...)

A PRIVATE WAR To Star Rosamund Pike, Jamie Dornan, and Tom Hollander
by Movies News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

According to Variety, Tom Hollander has joined the new indie drama A PRIVATE WAR. Previously announced to be in the cast were Rosamund Pike and Jamie Dornan. (more...)

THIRTEEN's THEATER CLOSE-UP to Air 'THE GABRIELS' Trilogy This December
by TV News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

This December, Theater Close-Up will raise the curtain for viewers on Tony Award-winning playwright and director Richard Nelson's compelling three-play cycle, The Gabriels: Election Year in The Life of One Family. (more...)

Jo Lampert, Maryann Plunkett and More to Star in THE LUCKY ONES at Ars Nova
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

Ars Nova, piece by piece productions and Z Space present the world premiere of The Lucky Ones, a new musical by The Bengsons (Hundred Days) and Sarah Gancher, commissioned and developed by Ars Nova. (more...)

Star-Studded Album Honoring Dan Fogelberg Will Benefit the Prostate Cancer Foundation
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

The highly-anticipated album, A Tribute to Dan Fogelberg, is now available on CD, digital and streaming platforms. Released worldwide through BMG, sales will benefit the Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF), a cause near and dear to Dan's wife, Jean Fogelberg. In 2008, a year after Dan Fogelberg passed away from prostate cancer, Jean released Sometimes A Song , a Valentine's Day gift to her from Dan, and donated proceeds to PCF. Each year since then she has designed the annual PCF Holiday Cards to help raise money and awareness. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Totem Pole Playhouse's A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

Totem Pole Playhouse, in association with Gettysburg Community Theatre, will once again bring its original adaptation of the Charles Dickens' holiday classic A Christmas Carol to the stage of Gettysburg College's Majestic Theater this December 8-17. This year's production boasts an even larger cast of over 60 professional union, non-union, and local community actors, making it by far the largest production in Central Pennsylvania. (more...)

Matt Iseman and Kyle Kinane Coming Up at Comedy Works This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

Matt Iseman and Kyle Kinane are coming up this fall at Comedy Works. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Jerome Robbins Centennial Celebration to Bring Performances, Screenings, Talks and More Across NYC
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

Jerome Robbins, world renowned for his work as a choreographer and director of ballet and theater, film and television, would have been 100 years old on October 11, 2018. In honor of his life and legacy, The Jerome Robbins Foundation, partnering with other institutions across the country and around the world, will celebrate his centennial year through Spring 2019. (more...)

Scoop: NCIS on CBS - Tuesday, December 12, 2017
by - Nov 21, 2017

Get all the scoop on NCIS, airing on CBS on Tuesday, December 12, 2017! (more...)

Howard Fishman's A STAR HAS BURNT MY EYE to Play Skidmore Theater
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

Skidmore Theater has announced that it will host a limited engagement run of A Star Has Burnt My Eye, written and performed by special guest artist Howard Fishman, presented by Skidmore College. (more...)

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings 'Soul Of A Woman' Out Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings' final studio album Soul of a Woman is out today on Daptone Records. A lush, orchestral masterpiece, the dynamic album was recorded before Sharon's passing last November (a year ago almost to the day) and captures the riveting performer's incredible vocal capabilities and a band at the peak of their power. (more...)

BWW Interview: Chair of Connecticut College Theater Department David Jaffe
by Julie Musbach - Nov 20, 2017

A highly adept theater professional and arts educator, David Jaffe leads Connecticut College's Department of Theater as its chair. Jaffe spoke with BroadwayWorld about his work at the college and how he thinks education informs theatrical work. (more...)

The Keegan Theatre presents AN IRISH CAROL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2017

The Keegan Theatre's annual holiday classic AN IRISH CAROL, written by Dublin native and Keegan company member Matthew J. Keenan, returns for its seventh season. A beloved holiday tradition that has played to sold-out audiences since premiering in 2011, AN IRISH CAROL runs December 14- 31, 2017 at the Andrew Keegan Theatre in Washington, DC. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - Songbook Foundation Exhibit Examines MUSIC MAN Creator Meredith Wilson
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2017

The Great American Songbook Foundation has mounted an interactive public exhibit of rare items from the personal archives of Meredith Willson, creator of The Music Man, The Unsinkable Molly Brown and other pop culture touchstones. Scroll down for a sneak peek at some of the materials! (more...)

ICH Q2 Validation of On-line TOC Analysers
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2017

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Exclusive Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine- featuring Jordan Roth
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Nov 20, 2017

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with Broadway alum Ilana Levine, who makes her entrance onto the podcast stage with her new show Little Known Facts. Ilana's unique brand of celebrity interview, 'Podcast Verite,' is unfiltered, raw, honest and uniquely funny. (more...)

LendingTree Releases Monthly Mortgage Offer Report for October
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2017

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BWW Review: EVITA at Asolo Repertory Theatre
by Carolan Trbovich - Nov 20, 2017

Evita Triumphant At Asolo Repertory Theatre (more...)

New Trailer for HBO's New Documentary 'The Newspaperman: The Life and Times of Ben Bradlee' Airing 12/4
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2017

HBO's New Documentary 'The Newspaperman: The Life and Times of Ben Bradlee' will air at 8pm ET on December 4. (more...)

BWW Review: LEVI! A NEW MUSICAL Gives A One-Of-A-Kind Look Into The Life Of A Well-Known Name
by Ilana Lifshitz - Nov 20, 2017

Look in your closet. How many pairs of jeans have the renowned Levi Strauss patch sewn above the back right pocket? I have quite a few pairs but neglected to wear a single one to the premiere of LEVI! A NEW MUSICAL. Although I was disappointed in myself for this missed opportunity, I was not disappointed by this endearing, yet educational, show. (more...)

Milwaukee Rep's A CHRISTMAS CAROL Families Program to Benefit United Community Center
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2017

In fostering The Rep's mission of creating positive change in the community, the A Christmas Carol Families Program raises funds for underprivileged families during the holiday season. This year we are pleased to announce that families from the United Community Center, one of our Mpact Pillar Partners, will be the A Christmas Carol Families Program recipient. (more...)

Lang Lang to Host GRAMMY SALUTE TO CLASSICAL MUSIC at Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2017

In celebration of the GRAMMY Awards coming to New York for the first time in 15 years, and to honor Leonard Bernstein's 100th anniversary, the Recording Academy in association with CAMI Music, will present a special GRAMMY Week event, GRAMMY Salute To Classical Music, at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage on January 26th, 2018. (more...)

Leicester Square Theatre & Museum of Comedy Announce December 2017 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2017

Leicester Square Theatre and Museum of Comedy have announced their December 2017 lineups. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Pittsburgh Opera presents THE LONG WALK
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2017

Pittsburgh Opera brings a gripping, contemporary American opera to the CAPA School Theater in Jeremy Howard Beck's The Long Walk. With a libretto by Stephanie Fleischmann, The Long Walk is based on the book The Long Walk: A Story of War and The Life that Follows by Brian Castner. (more...)

THE ILLUSIONISTS Comes To The 5th Avenue Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2017

On the heels of a highly successful multi-city tour and run on Broadway, the world's best-selling touring magic show, THE ILLUSIONISTS - LIVE FROM BROADWAY (www.theillusionistslive.com), will play The 5th Avenue Theatre in Seattle from March 15 18 as part of its North American tour in 2018. Tickets for THE ILLUSIONISTS are on sale now and are available online at www.5thavenue.org, over the phone at (206) 626-1900, or at the Box Office (1308 5th Avenue). (more...)

CCBC to Present New Adaptation of Ancient Play EVERYMAN
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2017

Community College of Baltimore County presents Everyman, a new adaptation of the ancient morality play written by United Kingdom Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy, Nov. 30 Dec. 4, 2017, performed in the Romadka College Center, F. Scott Black Theatre, at CCBC Essex, 7201 Rossville Blvd. (more...)

Lea DeLaria, Rumer Willis and More to Join American Pops for Holiday Concert
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2017

Maestro LUKE FRAZIER and THE AMERICAN POPS ORCHESTRA - Washington, DC's innovative hometown orchestra - will present a special holiday concert not to be missed, with special guest stars Rumer Willis ('Dancing with the Stars,' Broadway's Chicago), Lea DeLaria (Broadway, comedy and jazz star, 'Orange is the New Black'), Claybourne Elder ('Gossip Girl,' Broadway's Sunday in the Park...), Nova Payton (Helen Hayes Award winner), Mobley (singer/songwriter featured on HBO, Fox and NBC) and Luke Hawkins (Star tap dancer from 'America's Got Talent'). (more...)

This Week's New Classifieds on BWW - 11/20/2017
by - Nov 20, 2017

This Week's New Classified Listings on BroadwayWorld.com for 11/20/2017. (more...)

SOCIAL: Goodbye, Goodbye - Stars Bid Ben Platt Happy Trails As He Exits DEAR EVAN HANSEN
by Julie Musbach - Nov 19, 2017

The heartbreaking, heartwarming day has arrived. Today Ben Platt exits DEAR EVAN HANSEN, leaving Evan's journey to continue with Noah Galvin on November 21. Friends, colleagues, and celebrities alike have reached out to Ben to wish him well and thank him for his extraordinary work on this phenomenal show. Take a look at the impressive list below. (more...)

Photo Flash: Historical Drama BELFAST GIRLS Makes West Coast Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2017

Launching their 2017-18 season with a gripping historical drama that nods to today's relevant questions of how the elite endeavor to remove undesirable residents from their country, Corrib Theatre presents Jaki McCarrick's U.S. West Coast Premiere of Belfast Girls. Corrib Theatre's production of Belfast Girls runs for four weeks, from November 17 through December 10 at Shaking the Tree Theatre. (more...)

VIDEO: Andrew Lloyd Webber Chats UNMASKED and Names His Favorite Show Tune of All Time
by Stage Tube - Nov 18, 2017

Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber stopped by Elvis Duran of iHeart Radio to chat about his upcoming memoire UMASKED. Watch below as he dishes on the details, discusses his long and prolific career, and chooses what he believes is the greatest show tune ever written (hint: it's not one of his). (more...)

Guardian Helps Whirlpool Meet Sustainability Goals
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2017

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Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld San Francisco Awards; Novato's HEATHERS Leads as Best Musical!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2017

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. (more...)

Carnegie Hall to Present The '60s: The Years That Changed America
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2017

From January 14-March 24, 2018, Carnegie Hall presents The '60s: The Years that Changed America, a citywide festival exploring the turbulent decade that was the 1960s through the lens of arts and culture, including music's role as a meaningful vehicle to inspire social change. (more...)

LINE Webtoon and Legendary Comics Expand Partnership with Three New Titles
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2017

LINE Webtoon (http://www.webtoons.com), the popular digital comics publisher pioneering the development and distribution of comics worldwide, and comic publisher Legendary Comics announced today an expansion to their partnership that will include two all-new titles and a second season for red-hot series Firebrand. Headlining this expansion is Cursed, a new fantasy series, immersed in Scottish mythology starring entertainer John Barrowman (Arrow, Torchwood, Doctor Who). The partnership will also bring LINE Webtoon readers new series Rob, a medieval action-packed hero's journey by Richard Dinnick, and the highly anticipated second season of Firebrand: The Initiation of Natali Presano, a thrilling supernatural series from Nerdist News host Jessica Chobot, author/producer Erika Lewis and artist Claudia Aguirre. (more...)

Lyric's THE PEARL FISHERS Opens Sunday, 11/19
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2017

From the composer of Carmen, Lyric Opera of Chicago presents Bizet's The Pearl Fishers. Characterized by tropically hued costumes and colorful sets, this new-to-Chicago production promises high drama and gorgeous music conducted by Sir Andrew Davis and directed by Andrew Sinclair. (more...)

Opening Night Delayed for Hold These Truths @ The Sheen Center
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2017

Performances of Hang A Tale Theater Company's special engagement of Jeanne Sakata's Hold These Truths, a solo play inspired by The Life of Gordon Hirabayashi, directed by Lisa Rothe (Science Fair: An Opera with Experiments at HERE), at The Sheen Center for Thought & Culture (18 Bleecker Street at the corner of Elizabeth Street) have been delayed due to star Joel de la Fuente's shooting schedule for Amazon's The Man in the High Castle. (more...)

Photo Flash: NINA SIMONE: FOUR WOMEN Celebrates Opening Night at Arena Stage
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2017

Celebrating The Life and music of Nina Simone, one of America's most iconic singers and civil rights activists, Christina Ham's provocative musical journey Nina Simone: Four Women makes its East Coast debut at Arena Stage. Nina Simone: Four Women runs now through December 24, 2017 in the Kreeger Theater. BroadwayWorld has photos from the opening night festivities below! (more...)

Complete Set of 12 Silver Caesars to Be Reunited at the Met Museum
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2017

The questions of when, where, why, for whom, and by whom these splendid luxury objects were made will be addressed in the exhibition The Silver Caesars: A Renaissance Mystery, opening December 12 at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. (more...)

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