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The Next President - 1958 - Broadway

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Bijou Theatre

(New York, NY)
209 W. 45th St.
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by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2020
Today, Supermajority kicked off a national campaign, 'Supercharge: Women All In,' to mobilize women for the 2020 election.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2019
Utah Symphony | Utah Opera announced today that Paul Meecham, president & CEO, will be stepping down at the end of this month. He has served in this position since July 2016. Patricia A. Richards, who served as chair of the USUO board from 2005 through 2014 and was interim CEO from 2015 through 2016, will become interim CEO starting October 1, 2019.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) will unveil its crowd-sourced 28th Amendment on October 17, 2020 during a week-long celebration of democracy.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2016
The Ovation Award-winning IAMA THEATRE COMPANY is thrilled to present the World Premiere of UNBOUND, written by D.G. Watson and directed by Jennifer Chambers. 
by TV News Desk - Oct 29, 2020
As the presidential election nears, CBS News journalists will report from around the country.
by TV News Desk - Oct 28, 2016
Nickelodeon is letting kids' voices be heard with today's launch of its eighth Kids Pick the President 'Kids' Vote,' from Friday, Oct. 28 to Saturday, Nov. 5.
by TV News Desk - Oct 27, 2016
Lifetime is teaming up with ABC's Emmy(R) Award-winning talk show, THE VIEW, for a live 2 1/2 hour primetime edition of the iconic talk show, airing on Election Night, November 8 at 9pm ET/6pm PT.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2016
Gloucester Stage Company and Cape Ann Community Cinema and Stage present Jimmy Tingle for President at 7:30 pm on Saturday, October 29 at Gloucester Stage Company, 267 East Main Street, Gloucester MA. Tickets are $25. For tickets and further information, visit www.gloucesterstage.com or call 978-281-4433. From 60 Minutes II and MSNBC, comedian and commentator Jimmy Tingle captures the sweet spot between Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert. His unique brand of topical yet timeless comedy is as insightful as it is hilarious. Jimmy Tingle will make you laugh, make you think, and make you feel better with his clean, funny intelligent humor for audiences of all ages.
by TV News Desk - Oct 20, 2020
Nickelodeon is letting kids' voices be heard this election season with the return of its bellwether 'Kids' Vote' poll and a brand-new Nick News: Kids Pick the President special hosted by entertainment powerhouse Keke Palmer.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2020
The Broadway cast of JAGGED LITTLE PILL, with seven-time Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Alanis Morissette, will be hosting a virtual Broadway fundraising event to benefit the Biden Victory Fund, on Tuesday October 13, 2020 from 8:00-9:00PM ET (5:00-6:00PM PT).
by Roy Berko - Oct 19, 2016
Yes, in a period of two hours and twenty minutes, plus intermission, 44 plays whoosh across the Cleveland Public Theatre stage. During that time the audience is exposed to all of the United States of America's Presidents. Well, to be honest, there are 45 plays...one, based on the audience vote, an add-on vignette of a supposition about either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump's reign as the next President.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016
In an email to MoveOn.org members today, 'Modern Family' star Jesse Tyler Ferguson announced that more than 60 Broadway actors and actresses from five different Broadway shows including Beautiful, Book of Mormon, Fiddler on the Roof, Paramour and Waitress, have joined MoveOn.org's #UnitedFor Campaign.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2020
Voters' Broadcast is a broadly participatory musical performance for an unlimited number of voices and instruments made up of choral and instrumental ensembles.
by TV News Desk - Oct 1, 2020
537 VOTES, a high-octane feature documentary chronicling the political machinations that led to the unprecedented, contested outcome of the 2000 presidential election, debuts WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21 (9:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2020
With the Biden/Harris win, Broadway stars took to social media to express their happiness and excitement.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2016
Lifetime is teaming up with ABC's Emmy(R) Award-winning talk show, THE VIEW, for a live 2 1/2 hour primetime edition of the iconic talk show, airing on Election Night, November 8 at 9pm ET/6pm PT.
by TV News Desk - Nov 7, 2016
As the 2016 U.S. presidential election reaches its final days, today FiveThirtyEight outlines its Election Day coverage for Tuesday, Nov. 8, which will formally begin at about 9 a.m. ET and continue until the next president is decided.
by Shari Barrett - Nov 26, 2016
With so much social and political upheaval taking place right now in America, it seems to be the perfect time for IAMA Theatre Company to present the World Premiere of UNBOUND, written by D.G. Watson and directed by Jennifer Chambers at the Hudson Backstage Theatre in Hollywood. Taking place in the fall of 2011, UNBOUND examines the intersection of race, sex, and power by posing the question: "How far are we willing to go in our quest for a more perfect Union?"
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2017
Modern masterpieces, cutting-edge composition, dance, drag, film, jazz, Hip Hop, video games, electronica, ecology, and activism all converge at the inaugural season of DIRECT CURRENT, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts's new 15-day celebration of contemporary culture.
by TV News Desk - Nov 2, 2016
The award-winning series MetroFocus premieres new episodes in the New York and tri-state region weeknights at 5 p.m. on WLIW21, 5:30 p.m. on NJTV and 6 p.m. on THIRTEEN. All episodes are available at metrofocus.org following the broadcast.
by TV News Desk - Nov 14, 2016
Donald Trump will be the next president of the United States. How did we get to this point? And what do we do now? John Oliver shares his thoughts on last week's election and explains why it's important not to 'normalize' President-elect Donald Trump
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 10, 2016
On December 19th, there is nothing to stop the electors from refusing to vote for the candidate to whom they are bound or even from abstaining from voting altogether.
by TV News Desk - Nov 1, 2016
The CBS EVENING NEWS WITH SCOTT PELLEY is launching “Closing Arguments,” a Campaign 2016 multi-part series that will feature issue-based original reporting from across the U.S. and abroad
by TV News Desk - May 9, 2019
The Recording Academy Board of Trustees has appointed Deborah Dugan as the next President/CEO of the Recording Academy, the leading society of performers, musicians, songwriters, producers, engineers, and all music professionals, and the organization behind the annual GRAMMY Awards®. The appointment was announced today by John Poppo, Chair of the Board.
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2017
The Juilliard School announced today that it has selected Damian Woetzel, director of the Aspen Institute Arts Program, artistic director of Vail Dance Festival, and former principal dancer at New York City Ballet, to serve as its seventh president beginning July 2018.
by Debbie Gilpin - Mar 6, 2018
Gore Vidal's 1960 political play The Best Man documents the behind-the-scenes machinations of a fictional Presidential nomination. This new production, directed by Simon Evans, has been on a short tour prior to a run on London's West End - it takes the place of David Mamet's Glengarry Glen Ross. Martin Shaw and Jeff Fahey lead the cast, which also features Maureen Lipman, Glynis Barber, Jack Shepherd and Honeysuckle Weeks.
by Jeffrey Ellis - Mar 5, 2019
Jennifer Turner, currently executive vice president and managing director at Southern California's Segerstrom Center for the Arts, has been named as the next president and chief executive officer at Nashville's Tennessee Performing Arts Center starting May 2019.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2019
It has been announced that Daniel Kellogg will become the President of Young Concert Artists, effective July 1, 2019. This follows the incredible 58-year-tenure of Founder and current Director, Susan Wadsworth, who will continue as Creative Consultant through 2020-2021 helping to plan the 60th Anniversary of Young Concert Artists.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2020
South Bend Symphony Orchestra announced today the extension of Music Director Alastair Willis' contract through 2025 and the appointment of John Axelberg as Board President. Grammy Award-nominated Willis has served as Music Director since 2017 and has been widely credited with amplifying the Symphony's presence.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2020
Today's top stories: check out the full list of winners for the Drama Desk Awards, Broadway stars will #KeepSharingTheMic today, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2020
Check out this weekend's highlights from some of your favorites, including Andrew Lloyd Webber, Liz Callaway, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Barbra Streisand, the cast of Company, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 13, 2020
Barbra Streisand introduced Joe Biden at a Zoom fundraiser for the Biden Victory Fund last night, June 12.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2018
Get all the scoop on Coming Up on MADAME SECRETARY , airing on CBS on Sunday, January 7, 2018!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2017
Over the past 25 years Adam Straus has maintained a vision through landscape that has paid homage to the art historical traditions while being poignantly contemporary in pointing to concerns in a late 20th and 21st century world.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2017
 Matthew VanBesien, president of the New York Philharmonic, will become president of the University Musical Society of the University of Michigan in July 2017.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2017
Matthew VanBesien, president of the New York Philharmonic, will become president of the University Musical Society of the University of Michigan in July 2017.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017
American Composers Orchestra (ACO) is pleased to announce the appointment of Edward Yim as president of ACO, effective February 21, 2017. Yim succeeds Michael Geller, who held the position from 1996-2016.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2017
YUZIMA has released a powerful new single 'RESIST' in response to November's U.S. election disaster. NYC's reigning 'prince of noize' is biting, knowing and combative on the explosive, guitar-powered single.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2019
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts has appointed Henry Timms. Timms brings with him a deep expertise in the arts and culture, digital, and non-profit sectors as the next President and Chief Executive Officer, Board Chair Katherine Farley announced today. Timms will join Lincoln Center in early May 2019.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 27, 2016
Mort Kondracke is an American political commentator and journalist who became nationally known due to a long stint as a panelist on The McLaughlin Group. Kondracke worked for several major publications, serving for twenty years as executive editor and columnist for the non-partisan Capitol Hill newspaper Roll Call. 
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2019
The Board of Directors of the Marcus Performing Arts Center (Marcus Center) today announced that Kendra Whitlock Ingram will be the organization's next President & Chief Executive Officer. Ingram succeeds Paul Mathews, who, earlier this year, announced his plans to retire after more than two decades of leadership of the Marcus Center.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2019
The Board of Directors of the Marcus Performing Arts Center (Marcus Center) today announced that Kendra Whitlock Ingram will be the organization's next President & Chief Executive Officer. Ingram succeeds Paul Mathews, who, earlier this year, announced his plans to retire after more than two decades of leadership of the Marcus Center.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2020
Today, Frameline Distribution—the world's only non-profit LGBTQ+ film distributor, serving broadcast, video on demand and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, educational institutions, public libraries, film festivals, and the LGBTQ+ community at large—announced the commercial release of Moroni for President.
by TV News Desk - Apr 27, 2018
During his last year in office, President Obama's foreign-policy team worked to solidify the administration's policies amidst immense challenges. THE FINAL YEAR offers an insider's look at key figures, including Secretary of State John Kerry, UN Ambassador Samantha Power, Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes and National Security Advisor Susan Rice, as they sought to promote diplomacy and redefine how the U.S. confronts questions of war and peace, all while preparing to hand over the machinery of American power to a new administration.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2018
During his last year in office, President Obama's foreign-policy team worked to solidify the administration's policies amidst immense challenges. THE FINAL YEAR offers an insider's look at key figures, including Secretary of State John Kerry, UN Ambassador Samantha Power, Deputy National Security Advisor Ben Rhodes and National Security Advisor Susan Rice, as they sought to promote diplomacy and redefine how the U.S. confronts questions of war and peace, all while preparing to hand over the machinery of American power to a new administration.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2017
Dallas Summer Musicals, Inc. (DSM) announces the appointment of Kenneth T. Novice as its President. Novice will begin his position on May 1, 2017 with an immediate plan of action to continue the work that David Hyslop, DSM's Interim Managing Director, started last year of instilling stability and sustainability for the organization.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2018
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