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ALL HANDS ON DECK! Comes to Spencer 7/8
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2017

Bob Hope's beloved USO tours entertaining troops abroad during the harrowing WWII days of 1942 brought laughter and hope to the young soldiers fighting fascism and liberating people The World Over. Performing in military camps & war zones, his variety shows featuring song, dance, comedy, and light-hearted news warmed anxious, sentimental spirits with a hands-on reminder that Americans loved and supported them.    (more...)

Comedian Carrot Top to Produce Movie Based on Brian Evans Novel THE FUNNY ROBBERS
by Movies News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

Carrot Top is known The World Over as one of the most famous comedians on the planet. In fact, Reader's Digest recently honored him with their cover. The comedian, who has been one of the staples on the LasVegas Strip with hiscontinuous sold-out concerts at the Luxor, is entering a new realm: Movies. (more...)

BWW Feature: BALTIMORE AND THE ARTS at Baltimore Center Stage Addresses What Makes Baltimore the Place to be for Art
by Kristen Price - Jun 25, 2017

B-more creative. That's the message the attendees of the Baltimore Arts Summit held this week at CenterStage had for the citizens of Baltimore. BALTIMORE & THE ARTS: A CREATIVE SUMMIT was conducted this past Thursday in conjunction with PNC Bank and Center Stage, as a way to discuss the many merits of the art scene in Charm City. Attendees included Stephanie Carter of ABS Capital, Chris Ford, the Director of Baltimore School of the Arts, Kwame Kwei-Armah, artistic director of Center Stage, and was facilitated by Cara Ober, managing founder of BmoreArt (more...)

Twitch Announces Six-Day Mystery Science Theater 3000 Marathon
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2017


Lincoln Center's Mostly Mozart Festival 2017 Announces Opening Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

Lincoln Center's Mostly Mozart Festival , one of New York's premier summer performance series, kicks off its 51st season on July 25. Among the highlights in the first two weeks are a special opening concert led by Louis Langrée, Renée and Robert Belfer Music Director, featuring traditional and indigenous songs from Mozart's time; a choral presentation by Les Arts Florissants; and guest conductors Edward Gardner and Gianandrea Noseda; festival debuts by more than 10 artists, including Kit Armstrong, Janai Brugger, Jennifer Johnson Cano, S? Percussion, Beatrice Rana, Ksenija Sidorova, and the Young People's Chorus of New York City; and the New York premiere of David Lang's concerto for percussion, man made. A complete listing of events from July 25 through August 6 follows. (more...)

1984 Comes Brings Big Brother to Reckless Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2017

Viewed through the eye of the Party, this take on Orwell's frighteningly relevant novel leaves behind the narrative of Winston and Julia, instead exploring the world, themes, and peripheral characters. It asks the audience to question their own relationship to truth, indoctrination, sex, community, and torture. War is Peace, Freedom is Slavery, Ignorance is Strength, Tragedy is Comedy. Fridays and Saturdays July 28th-August 5th, the cast performs 1984. They will perform 2 shows on Friday, July 28th; Saturday, July 29th; and Friday, August 4th at 7:30 and 9:30pm, with the closing performance on Saturday August 5th at 7:30pm. Directed by Tom Kelley and Anne Veal, 1984's cast is pulled from the company and student body of Reckless Theatre, founded and directed by Christian Capozzoli, ranked one of the top five improv comedy clubs in NYC by TimeOut New York. (more...)

HBO'S THE WIZARD OF LIES Available on Digital Download 7/10; Blu-ray & DVD This October
by TV News Desk - Jul 6, 2017

HBO Films' THE WIZARD OF LIES chronicles the events that led up to Madoff's admission and the devastating aftermath. Watch Robert De Niro give “one of this best screen performances” (The New York Times) when The Wizard of Lies is available for Digital Download July 10th, 2017 and on Blu-ray and DVD October 3rd, 2017. (more...)

BWW Review: MISS ABIGAIL'S GUIDE Blends Laughs with Love at CLO Cabaret
by Greg Kerestan - Jul 6, 2017

In lesser hands, this Off-Broadway two-hander would be nothing but a long comedy sketch. But the never-a-dull-moment CLO Cabaret and a bona fide triple threat celebrity wring gold and unexpected emotional depth from the lightweight piece. (more...)

Vena Solutions Recognized by Gartner in Magic Quadrant for Cloud Strategic Corporate Performance Management Solutions
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2017


by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2017

Taking inspiration from the trippy world of Alice in Wonderland and his strong house and techno roots, Butch announces the return of 'Down The Rabbit Hole' to Berlin institution Watergate. (more...)

INDECENT's Eleanor Reissa to Join Klezmatics' Frank London in Concert at Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2017

Eleanor Reissa -- one of the members of the cast of Paula Vogel's Tony Award-winning play INDECENT, also known as the 'Yiddish diva' - will be joined by Frank London, a founding member of the Grammy Award-winning Klezmatics, for a one-night-only concert of traditional and popular music performed in Yiddish on Monday, July 17 at 7 pm at 54 Below (254 W. 54 St.) in New York City.  (more...)

The British Museum Announces 2016/17 Annual Review And Future Plans
by BWW News Desk - Jul 4, 2017

The British Museum today announces the publication of its 2016/17 Annual Review which sets out in detail the Museum's achievements in London, across the UK and The World Over the past year. (more...)

Star of the Day Journeys to the Dark Side this Fall with JEKYLL & HYDE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2017

Based on the classic story by Robert Louis Stevenson and featuring a thrilling score of pop rock hits from multi Grammy and Tony nominated Frank Wildhorn and double Oscar and Grammy winning Leslie Bricusse, JEKYLL & HYDE has mesmerized audiences The World Over. (more...)

BSO Music Director Andris Nelsons Returns to Tanglewood, 8/19-27 to Lead Four Programs
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2017

One of Tanglewood's most popular summer traditions, John Williams' Film Night, takes place on Saturday, August 19. Boston Pops Laureate Conductor John Williams shares the podium for this performance with BSO Music Director Andris Nelsons, who will lead the first half of the concert, including music from classic cinema scores by (more...)

Rezz Announces 'Mass Manipulation' Album; Out on Mau5Trap This August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 3, 2017

Rezz, the prolific Canadian producer and DJ, today announces her upcoming debut album 'Mass Manipulation,' which is set for release August 4th via deadmau5's mau5trap imprint (more...)

EY Announces New Leadership Promotion in Las Vegas
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2017


Lincoln Center Out of Doors' Celebrates Traditional Eastern European & Central Asian Folk
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2017

Lincoln Center Out of Doors, one of the country's longest-running free outdoor summer festivals, opens this year on July 26 and runs through August 13. The 47th edition of the popular festival will fill the Lincoln Center campus with a diverse range of music, dance, spoken word, and family events, featuring dozens of artists from across the city, country, and world-all completely free and open to the public. (more...)

BWW Review: A CLOSER WALK WITH PATSY CLINE is an intimate tribute to a musical giant.
by Lacey Cannon Gonzales - Jul 27, 2017

Considered by many to be one of the top country artists of all time, Patsy Cline was a pioneer for women in country music and as a crossover artist. Her story is one of personal struggle and determination, overcoming obstacles from poverty to a devastating car accident; but none of that comes to mind when thinking of this country music legend. What does is her tough as nails resolve, smiling face, and emotionally charged voice that has sold millions of records and is one of the reasons most country artists count her as a major influence. (more...)

VIDEO: Major Lazer Debuts Groundbreakings Interactive Video for 'Know No Better'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

Major Lazer debuts an interactive version of their video for “Know No Better,” featuring Travis Scott, Camila Cabello and Quavo, today. (more...)

The Australian Ballet Regional Tour Brings GISELLE to New South Wales
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2017

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foolsFURY to Premiere Double Bill of One-Woman Plays with ROLE CALL
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2017

FoolsFURY Theater Company has announced its fall program, ROLE CALL, a world premiere double bill about self-discovery and claiming hard truths. (more...)

BWW Interview: Gabriel Geller of ROYAL WINE CORP
by Marina Kennedy - Jul 23, 2017 had the pleasure of interviewing Gabriel Geller, the Director of Public Relations and Client Services for Royal Wine Corporation. (more...)

BWW Feature: I, MAC(KERS) at Creede Repertory Theatre
by Jessica Kahkoska - Jul 21, 2017

Husband and wife duo Emily Van Fleet and Nathan Jones candidly chat about their process of creating, writing and directing a show for teens called 'I, Mac(kers)' at Creede Repertory Theatre. (more...)

Dave Eggar Returns to Barter Theatre 7/23
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2017

Local favorite Dave Eggar is returning to Barter Theatre's Gilliam Stage this year in a one-night event composed just for the venue. (more...)

Star-Studded South African Production of SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE Set for The Fugard
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2017

An all South African production of the West End smash hit comedy SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE comes to the Fugard Theatre in 2017 with the best of this country's acting talent. This South African premiere is a Fugard Theatre production presented by Eric Abraham. (more...)

Scandinavian Virtuoso Henning Kraggerud Joins The Australian Chamber Orchestra For Grieg Celebration
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2017

It would be difficult to find a musician more well-rounded than Norwegian violinist Henning Kraggerud. The Scandinavian virtuoso is famed for his extraordinary reach as an artist, with a career that spans across performer, artistic director, composer, arranger and improviser - an approach that recalls the style of early 20th-century icons, including Fritz Kreisler and Eugene Ysaye. (more...)

Alan Vega 'DTM' Music Video Out Now + LP Out Friday
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2017

Today, FADER Label announced the official music video for Alan Vega's track “DTM” off his posthumous album IT, due out this Friday, July 14th. (more...)

Major Lazer Debuts Video for 'Know No Better' ft. Travis Scott & More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2017

“For me, Major Lazer is the ne plus ultra of dance music videos,” says director Philip Andelman. “It's always been a dream of mine to work with them and be included in their insane canon. (more...)

VEEP Season 6 & SILICON VALLEY Season 4 are Available for Digital Download this Month
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2017

Season six of the Emmy-winning Outstanding Comedy Series VEEP will be available for Digital Download on July 24, 2017, with the critically acclaimed latest season coming to Blu-ray and DVD on September 12, 2017. The "gleefully foul as ever" (The New York Times) new season stars 5-time consecutive Emmy-winner Julia Louis-Dreyfus as former VP and one-time President Selina Meyer, who is struggling to navigate uncharted political territory now that her brief presidency has ended. In addition to all ten episodes from the sixth season, VEEP: The Complete Sixth Season Blu-ray and DVD releases include seven exclusive new audio commentaries featuring cast (Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Tony Hale, Reid Scott, Matt Walsh, Timothy Simons, Sam Richardson, Sarah Sutherland, and Clea DuVall), David Mandel, and additional Writers, Directors, and Producers. (more...)

New Comedy Showcase at Pompano Cultural Center, Call for Comedians to Open Amp Show
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

The Pompano Beach Cultural Center is looking to discover the next Class Clown! If your comments get lots of LMAO's and you always leave a room smiling, then you just might have what it takes to open the November 25th concert featuring Tony! Toni! Tone! with Dru Hill and Sisqo at the Pompano Beach Amphitheater. (more...)

by Movies News Desk - Aug 4, 2017


Bicep Share New Single, Self-Titled Debut Out On Ninja Tune 9/1
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2017

Bicep - the Belfast-born, London-based duo of Matt McBriar and Andy Ferguson - today announce the second track to be taken from their eponymous debut album. (more...)

National Theatre Wales Confirms Professional and Community Cast for WE'RE STILL HERE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2017

A combination of professional actors - including a local steelworker - and a community cast from Port Talbot will be performing in National Theatre Wales & Common Wealth's We're Still Here. This new production tackles one of the biggest symbols of Wales' industrial past and present; the Port Talbot steelworks. (more...)

Davy Knowles to Play Daryl's House
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2017

Davy Knowles is on the road again, this time in support of several recent projects.  On April 28 he released a new EP titled 1932, presenting a collection of songs performed exclusively on his cherished 1932 National Guitar which he purchased during his first tour of the U.S.  He shares, "I've always found my old National guitar to be such an inspiring instrument.  It's always given that 'instant mojo' to every track I've used it on in the past. I thought it was high time I did a project purely on this fantastic machine." (more...)

Book Now For ST GEORGE AND THE DRAGON At The National Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

Rory Mullarkey's epic new folk play, St George and the Dragon, tells of a knight who became a myth, and a country in need of a story. It premieres at London's National Theatre this autumn, playing 4 October to 2 December. Book tickets here from £20 (more...)

Baxter Theatre Announces Season at the 2017 Edinburgh Assembly Fringe Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2017

The Baxter Theatre Centre, producers of the hit 2012 Edinburgh play, MIES JULIE, has been invited to showcase an impressive total of six award-winning, cutting-edge, South African productions at the 2017 Edinburgh Assembly Fringe Festival in Scotland this August. (more...)

Ellen's Stardust Diner Showcase, Anna Nalick, Tony Clifton and More Coming Up at The Iridium
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

The Iridium has revealed four just-announced shows, plus its upcoming lineup. Scroll down for details! (more...)

New England Debut of CLUE Headlines Cape Playhouse's 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

Michael Rader, Producing Artistic Director of The Cape Playhouse, today announced the 2018 summer line-up for the historic Playhouse's 92nd season. (more...)

National Geographic Goes Inside ISIS This Fall in Powerful New Drama THE STATE
by TV News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

National Geographic announced today its powerful new drama THE STATE, which explores and confronts one of the most important issues of our time. The series, from renowned writer/director Peter Kosminsky, is set to premiere in September around the world on National Geographic, excluding the U.K. (Channel 4) and France (CANAL+). (more...)

2018 Season Announced at The Cape Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2017

Michael Rader, Producing Artistic Director of The Cape Playhouse, today announced the 2018 summer line-up for the historic Playhouse's 92nd season. The six-play schedule will feature three plays and three musicals-including three Playhouse premieres-in a season featuring Tony and Drama Desk Award-winning shows and the New England premiere of an exciting new production of the classic movie Clue.  (more...)

National Theatre Announces Full Cast for SAINT GEORGE AND THE DRAGON
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2017

A village. A dragon. A damsel in distress. (more...)

The Kitchen Announces Fall 2017 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

The Kitchen, founded in 1971, has continued to serve as an important catalyst for a broad community of groundbreaking artists working across disciplines. In today's landscape, where contemporary artists and arts institutions are collaborating in new ways and generating new contexts for the continuing evolution of multi-disciplinary art, The Kitchen, as a nimble, smaller-scale organization, plays an especially vital role: it provides emerging and established artists a hot-house environment for the presentation and discussion of their work, supporting and seeking to foster a vibrant, living dialogue among artists from every field and area of culture. (more...)

Lucas Brothers, Rob Schneider Coming Up This Weekend at Comedy Works
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

Lucas Brothers and Rob Schneider will headline Comedy Works this weekend. Scroll down for details! (more...)

GENBAND wins Silver Stevie' for Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year with Kandy cPaaS in 2017 International Business Awards(SM)
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2017


RENT Preps for Opening at Barn Theatre Co
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2017

On Tuesday, August 22 at 8:00 p.m., the Barn Theatre opens the "rock opera for our time" - RENT. (more...)

Rock Royalty Black Star Riders To Visit Parr Hall With Team Of Special Guests
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

Rock royalty Black Star Riders will be calling in to Parr Hall in November as part of a tour to celebrate the release of their third studio album Heavy Fire. (more...)

Pink Martini, Abba Mania, Les Ballets Trockedero and More Coming to King Center
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

Ten new shows have just been announced at the King Center for the Performing Arts, including Decades Rewind, Pink Martini, Take Me to the River, Martin Sexton, Abba Mania, Daniel O'Donnell, Yamato, Stayin Alive, Les Ballets Trockedero, and Howie Mandel. Scroll down for details! (more...)

Phil Spencer and Julia Johnson Bring HOOTING & HOWLING to Melbourne Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

Mixing storytelling, stand-up and live music, HOOTING & HOWLING is a real-life, late-night tale of ghost hunting. (more...)

Kristian Nairn Set to Unveil New Single 'Bigger' via Radikal Records
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

DJ, producer, and actor, Kristian Nairn will be releasing his third solo single, titled “Bigger,” on Friday, August 11th via Radikal Records. (more...)

Mapp Digital Launches Unified Solution Suite, Provides Marketers with Shortest Route to Customer Engagement
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2017


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