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Soprano Nadine Sierra Replaces Diana Damrau in 'Lucia di Lammermoor'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2015

San Francisco Opera today announced cast changes for the Company's new production of Gaetano Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor, presented October 8–28, 2015, and for Mozart's The Magic Flute, presented October 20–November 20, at the War Memorial Opera House. (more...)

Photo Flash: LIFE SUCKS is Now Open at Open Book Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2017

Some days we're pretty sure that life sucks. Other days we might feel that life is full of beauty and wonder. (more...)

Real or Not Real? Meet the Full Cast of THE REAL THING, Opening Tonight on Broadway!
by Meet the Cast - Oct 30, 2014

Roundabout Theatre Company presents Tom Stoppard's Tony Award-winning play, The Real Thing, starring Ewan McGregor as 'Henry' and Maggie Gyllenhaal as 'Annie' in their Broadway debuts; Cynthia Nixon as 'Charlotte' and Josh Hamilton as 'Max.' The Real Thing officially opens tonight, October 30, 2014 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway. Scroll down to learn more about the full cast and watch interviews with the company below! (more...)

Source Intelligence's Jennifer Krause Named Finalist For Stevie Awards for Women in Business for Executive of the Year
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2015

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Mike Sears's WHEN IT COMES Gets Workshop at The Old Globe This December
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2015

The Old Globe will present WHEN IT COMES with free public workshop presentations, marking the culmination of Mike Sears's 2015 San Diego Foundation Creative Catalyst Grant. Inspired by writer Sears's real-life experiences, the piece was developed in collaboration with a team of local artists: four San Diego actors, puppetry by Animal Cracker Conspiracy (Iain Gunn and Bridget Rountree), music by Clinton Davis, and direction by Sears's wife, Lisa Berger. (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 11/24/14 - Sondheim & Streep, Ahrens & Flaherty, 'GHOST BROTHERS' and More!
by Jessica Showers - Nov 24, 2014

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Today's big news: Sondheim & Streep receive the 2014 Presidential Medal of Freedom, Ahrens & Flaherty will be honored at York's gala tonight, Stephen King's 'GHOST BROTHERS' musical comes to NYC and more! (more...)

Ethan Hawke to Direct Zoe Kazan & Entire Original THINGS WE WANT Cast for One-Night Only Benefit Reading
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2014

The New Group celebrates its 20th Anniversary Season with a one-night-only benefit reading of Jonathan Marc Sherman's Things We Want, reuniting director Ethan Hawke with the complete original cast (more...)

The Old Globe to Host 2nd Annual New Voices Festival, 12/12-14
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2014

The Old Globe today announced it will present the Second Annual New Voices Festival, a weekend of readings of new American plays by professional playwrights, December 12 - 14, 2014. (more...)

Head-Turning 'Good Stuff Pet Truck' Rolls into Arizona Offering Free Dog Treats and Dog-Training Demos
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2016

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BWW Interview: SRO talks SILENCE! THE MUSICAL
by Alexander Garza - May 31, 2016

I got the opportunity to speak with actors Chris Gibson and Rachel Landon, Stage Manager Lauren Hainley, and Choreographer Eric Dano about SRO's upcoming production of SILENCE! THE MUSICAL. The musical is a parody ofof the 1991 Academy Award winning film, THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS starring Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins. The show is directed by Chris Patton and stars Chris Gibson, Rachel Landon, Bryan Kaplun, Chaney Moore, Tom Stell, Kiefer Slaton, Maryann Williams, Taelon J. Stonecipher, and Heather Buzonas. SILENCE! THE MUSICAL will make its Houston premiere and run from June 9 - June 25, 2016 at Obsidian Theater. (more...)

DNA and Teleste to Implement Significant DOCSIS 3.1 Network Upgrade in Southern Finland
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2016

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THE SWAN: AN UGLY DUCKLING TALE Begins Today at Center for Puppetry Arts
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2016

Based on the classic fable by Hans Christian Andersen and performed by award-winning puppeteer Louis-Philippe Paulhus, Artistic Director of the Theatre de Deux Mains of Montre?al, Canada, The Swan: An Ugly Duckling Tale is a funny, touching and deeply human story told wordlessly through exquisite marionette and rod puppetry. This past year, the production won the 2015 Best Design Award from the Puppeteers of America. (more...)

BWW Interview: Chris Harder Talks #BIGBRIGHTSTAR World Premiere
by David Clarke - May 23, 2017

New York City burlesque performer, producer, and porn star Chris Harder is known for exhilarating audiences and leaving them breathless. This week, he performs in the world premiere of his debut solo-play #BIGBRIGHTSTAR. To get the skinny on the show, we caught up with Harder for a chat. (more...)

BWW Interview: Mason Bates Seeks Adventure in Music
by Erica Miner - May 17, 2016

21st century Renaissance man Mason Bates continues his series of high-powered classical/electronica hybrid music events (more...)

Country Artist Chelsea Gill Spreads Love in New Music Video Out Today
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2017

Country singer-songwriter Chelsea Gill releases the music video for her new single “Be Your Own Kind Of Beautiful” today! (more...)

Haylie Duff & Matt Rosenberg Welcome Baby Girl
by TV News Desk - May 12, 2015

Haylie Duff has given birth to her first child, a healthy baby girl that she and fiancéMatt Rosenberg have named Ryan. (more...)

Tituss Burgess, Cristin Milioti & More Will Take Part in 24 Hour Musicals 2015
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2015

On April 13th, The 24 Hour Company® is teaming with the Exchange, an off-Broadway theater company, to create the seventh 24 Hour Musicals. A team of more than 100 - including stars from Broadway, film, television, and music - will cast, write, compose, direct, rehearse, tech, and perform four original musicals - all in the obscenely short time between an evening meet-and-greet on Sunday, April 12 and show time on Monday, April 13 at 8pm. The event benefits the Exchange's summer program, The Orchard Project, which incubates and accelerates innovative new theatrical work from around the world. (more...)

Bobby Cannavale, Laura Linney, Peter Dinklage & More Set for Labyrinth's Benefit Reading of THE CHERRY ORCHARD
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2016

Labyrinth Theater Company, the award-winning, nationally renowned theater company, will stage a reading of Company Member Jonathan Marc Sherman's adaptation of The Cherry Orchard, Texas Red on April 24, benefiting the Company's new play development programs. This one-night-only event will feature Labyrinth Company Members Bobby Cannavale, Chris Chalk, Ethan Hawke, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Portia, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Yul Vazquez and guest artists Paul Dano, Peter Dinklage, Maya Hawke, Zoe Kazan, and Laura Linney. Cast subject to continuing availability. (more...)

BWW Blog: Micah Young - Money Talk
by Guest Blogger: Micah Young - Mar 22, 2016

Artists rarely choose to be artists for the money.  There are some who make a huge amount and the success from that can propel them into great big careers.  For many of us, we survive from gig to gig.  Regardless what the money turn out to be, or whether we get all the Things We Want from a contract, it's important to know what you're worth.  (more...)

From 3D Printed Furniture to Smart Clothes and Biometric Heart Monitors, Designers of Things 2014 Releases Robust Schedule for Inaugural Event
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Today, Designers of Things, a new conference produced by UBM Tech dedicated to accelerating the design, development and business of Wearable Tech, 3D Printing and the Internet of Things, announced the official schedule and lineup for the inaugural event this fall. From 3D printing wood and furniture to introducing smart clothing with embedded health sensors to improve preventative medicine, Designers of Things will welcome the industry's brightest design and development professionals for two days of intensive learning. The event will take place September 23-24, 2014 at San Francisco's Mission Bay Conference Center. For more information and to take advantage of Early Bird registration prices by June 27, visit www.designersofthings.com. (more...)

RECORDED IN HOLLYWOOD to Run This Summer at Kirk Douglas Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2016

Veteran Broadway actor Stu James (Benny in RENT, national tour of The Color Purple) will reprise the role of black entrepreneur and music mogul John Dolphin when last season's smash hit musical Recorded in Hollywood gets an all-new production at the Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. Previews begin July 8, with the press opening set for July 16. (more...)

BWW Interview: SRO Productions Talks SILENCE!
by Alexander Garza - Jun 1, 2016

I got the opportunity to speak with actors Chris Gibson and Rachel Landon, Stage Manager Lauren Hainley, and Choreographer Eric Dano about SRO's upcoming production of SILENCE! THE MUSICAL. The musical is a parody of the 1991 Academy Award winning film, THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS starring Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins. The show is directed by Chris Patton and stars Chris Gibson, Rachel Landon,Bryan Kaplun, Chaney Moore, Tom Stell, Kiefer Slaton, Maryann Williams, Taelon J. Stonecipher, and Heather Buzonas. SILENCE! THE MUSICAL will make its Houston premiere and run from June 9 - June 25, 2016 at Obsidian Theater. (more...)

'The Internal Light' is Released
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2017

PEMBROKE PINES, Fla., Jan. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ Author C.A. Clement brings to readers her new self-help book, 'The Internal Light: Finding Peace in a World Full of Chaos.' The book lends readers a new perspective on how to win at life through discovering the power that lives within them, leading them to find healing as well as the happiness, success and peace they long for. (more...)

THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: January 3-9, 2015
by Louisa Brady - Jan 9, 2015

Whether you've been living under a rock for the past week or you're just in the mood for a recap, BroadwayWorld's 'This Week in Pictures' is here to satisfy your end-of-the-week fix! Take a look below to catch up on the latest happenings from the Great White Way to The West End (and everywhere in between) with coverage of press events, rehearsals, opening nights and more. Highlights this week include coverage of closing night of SIDE SHOW, new additions to the cast of WICKED, a first look at Vineyard Theatre's BROOKLYNITE, and more! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside New Group's THINGS WE WANT Benefit Reading with Ethan Hawke, Peter Dinklage & More!
by Walter McBride - Jan 6, 2015

The New Group just celebrated its 20th Anniversary Season with a one-night-only benefit reading of Jonathan Marc Sherman's Things We Want, reuniting director Ethan Hawke with the complete original cast of the critically-acclaimed 2007 world premiere production at The New Group: Paul Dano, Peter Dinklage, Josh Hamilton and Zoe Kazan. This special event took place last night, January 5 at The New Group at The Pershing Square Signature Center (TheAlice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre, 480 West 42nd Street). BroadwayWorld brings you photos from inside the special event below! (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 1/5/2015 - THINGS WE WANT, Bradley Cooper and More!
by Jessica Showers - Jan 5, 2015

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Today's big news: After a long holiday weekend, Ethan Hawke returns to helm a reading of Things We Want tonight! (more...)

Ethan Hawke Directs Zoe Kazan & Entire Original THINGS WE WANT Cast in Benefit Reading Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2015

The New Group celebrates its 20th Anniversary Season with a one-night-only benefit reading of Jonathan Marc Sherman's Things We Want, reuniting director Ethan Hawke with the complete original cast of the critically-acclaimed 2007 world premiere production at The New Group: Paul Dano, Peter Dinklage, Josh Hamilton and Zoe Kazan. (more...)

CSC's A MONTH IN THE COUNTRY, Starring Peter Dinklage and Taylor Schilling, Opens Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2015

Classic Stage Company welcomes Emmy Award-nominee and Golden Globe-winner Anthony Edwards ('ER'), Annabella Sciorra ('The Sopranos') and Tony Award-winner Elizabeth Franz (Death of A Salesman, Brighton Beach Memoirs), alongside Peter Dinklage (Tyrion Lannister on HBO's Game of Thrones) and Taylor Schilling (Piper Chapman on Netflix's Orange Is The New Black) in Ivan Turgenev's A Month in the Country, opening at CSC (136 East 13th Street) tonight, January 29, for a limited engagement through Sunday, February 22. (more...)

New York Live Arts Sets Lineup for Spring 2015 LIVE IDEAS Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2015

New York Live Arts today announced the schedule of its third annual Live Ideas festival, S K Y - Force and Wisdom in America Today, taking place April 15 - 19, 2015. Curated by world renowned visual artist, inventor and performer Laurie Anderson in conjunction with New York Live Arts' Artistic Director Bill T. Jones, the 2015 Live Ideas festival combines the arts and social issues in synergistic ways, activating the New York City community to creatively question the direction of modern culture. (more...)

'Qwantify' Research Study by Northeastern University Seeks Thousands of Public Participants
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

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BWW Blog: Emily Fletcher - You Are Stronger Than Your Resistance
by Emily Fletcher - Feb 27, 2017

I want you to take a second and get really honest, think back to December 31st of 2016. Maybe you did an afternoon of journaling. Maybe you simply made a few 'notes to self' on the notepad app on your iPhone. Either way, I want you to think about your intentions, goals, and resolutions that you set for yourself, now ask, "How much action have I taken so far this year to make this happen?" (more...)

ANACAPA Launches as a New Direct-to-Consumer Menswear Lifestyle Brand
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2015

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Adam Shankman to Direct Peter Dinklage in O'LUCKY DAY Comedy Film
by Movies News Desk - Feb 11, 2015

According to Deadline, Adam Shankman has been tapped to helm O'LUCKY DAY, an upcoming comedy movie starring Game of Thrones and stage star Peter Dinklage. (more...)

Anthony Edwards, Annabella Sciorra and More to Join Peter Dinklage and Taylor Schilling in CSC's A MONTH IN THE COUNTRY
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2014

The official opening is Thursday, January 29. The cast will also include Peter Appel, Ian Etheridge, Mike Faist, James Joseph O'Neil, Elizabeth Ramos, Thomas Jay Ryan, Frank Van Putten and Megan West. A MONTH IN THE COUNTRY will be directed by Erica Schmidt. (more...)

The Old Globe Hosts 2nd Annual New Voices Festival This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2014

The Old Globe today announced it will present the Second Annual New Voices Festival, a weekend of readings of new American plays by professional playwrights, this weekend, December 12 - 14, 2014. (more...)

Mike Sears's WHEN IT COMES Gets Workshop at The Old Globe This December
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2015

The Old Globe will present WHEN IT COMES with free public workshop presentations, marking the culmination of Mike Sears's 2015 San Diego Foundation Creative Catalyst Grant. Inspired by writer Sears's real-life experiences, the piece was developed in collaboration with a team of local artists: four San Diego actors, puppetry by Animal Cracker Conspiracy (Iain Gunn and Bridget Rountree), music by Clinton Davis, and direction by Sears's wife, Lisa Berger. (more...)

Alex Breaux and Madeline Weinstein Join Roundabout's THE REAL THING
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2014

Roundabout Theatre Company has announced additional casting for The Real Thing, starring Ewan McGregor as 'Henry,' Maggie Gyllenhaal as 'Annie,' Cynthia Nixon as 'Charlotte' and Josh Hamilton as 'Max.' Tom Stoppard's Tony Award-winning play The Real Thing, directed by Sam Gold begins preview performances on Thursday, October 2, 2014 and opens officially on Thursday, October 30, 2014 at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42ndStreet). This is a limited engagement. The cast also includes Alex Breaux as 'Brodie' and Madeline Weinstein as 'Debbie.' Final casting to be announced. (more...)

Frost & Sullivan Award Highlights Momentum for Genesys Cloud Offerings
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2014

“This award and the overwhelming customer interest in our Cloud solutions are clear signs of our Cloud leadership,” said Paul Segre, President and CEO of Genesys. “It's our mission at Genesys to help organizations of all sizes leverage the agility and cost efficiency of the Cloud to unleash the power of great customer experience.” (more...)

Frost & Sullivan Award Highlights Momentum for Genesys Cloud Offerings
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2014

“This award and the overwhelming customer interest in our Cloud solutions are clear signs of our Cloud leadership,” said Paul Segre, President and CEO of Genesys. “It's our mission at Genesys to help organizations of all sizes leverage the agility and cost efficiency of the Cloud to unleash the power of great customer experience.” (more...)

LIFE SUCKS at Open Book Theatre, 9/8-30
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2017

???????Some days we're pretty sure that life sucks. Other days we might feel that life is full of beauty and wonder. (more...)

Redpine Signals Launches WyzBee ? World's First Comprehensive IoT Platform for Device Makers
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2015

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Yadle Launches Version 3 of its File Search Engine & Intelligent File Management App
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2016

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Bebe Neuwirth, Edie Falco, Tituss Burgess, Lea DeLaria, Eden Espinosa and More Join THE 24 HOUR MUSICALS 2015
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2015

On April 13th, The 24 Hour Company is teaming with the Exchange, an off-Broadway theater company, to create the seventh 24 Hour Musicals. A team of more than 100 - including stars from Broadway, film, television, and music - will cast, write, compose, direct, rehearse, tech, and perform four original musicals - all in the obscenely short time between an evening meet-and-greet on Sunday, April 12 and show time on Monday, April 13 at 8pm. The event benefits the Exchange's summer program, The Orchard Project, which incubates and accelerates innovative new theatrical work from around the world. (more...)

WAM Theatre Sets Cast for PHOTOGRAPH 51 Reading
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2016

WAM Theatre has announced the cast for the second in their 2016 Fresh Takes Play Reading Series, Photograph 51 by Anna Ziegler, directed by Kelly Galvin. The reading will take place on Sunday, May 15 at 3 pm at No. Six Depot Roastery and Cafe, 6 Depot Street in West Stockbridge, MA. (more...)

Teq Partners with CDW-G and Educational Services Commission of New Jersey (ESCNJ) for SMART Board and Chromebook Event
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2017

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Bebe Neuwirth, James Monroe Iglehart & More Set for 2016 24 Hour Musicals
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2016

On May 2nd, The 24 Hour Company® is teaming with The Exchange, an off-Broadway theater company, to create the eighth annual The 24 Hour Musicals to be held at the Highline Ballroom. A team of more than 100 - including stars from Broadway, film, television, and music - will cast, write, compose, direct, rehearse, tech, and perform four original musicals - all in the obscenely short time between an evening meet-and-greet on Sunday, May 1st and show time on Monday, May 2 at 8pm. The event benefits the Exchange's summer program, The Orchard Project, which incubates and accelerates innovative new theatrical work from around the world. (more...)

Martin Kettelhut Releases LISTEN... TILL YOU DISAPPEAR
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2015

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New York Live Arts Kicks Of Spring 2015 LIVE IDEAS Festival Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2015

New York Live Arts recently announced the schedule of its third annual Live Ideas festival, S K Y - Force and Wisdom in America Today, taking place today, April 15 - 19, 2015. (more...)

Bebe Neuwirth, Tituss Burgess and More Set for Tonight's 24 HOUR MUSICALS
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2015

Tonight, April 13th, The 24 Hour Company is teaming with the Exchange, an off-Broadway theater company, to create the seventh 24 Hour Musicals. A team of more than 100 - including stars from Broadway, film, television, and music - will cast, write, compose, direct, rehearse, tech, and perform four original musicals - all in the obscenely short time between an evening meet-and-greet on Sunday, April 12 and show time tonight, April 13 at 8pm. The event benefits the Exchange's summer program, The Orchard Project, which incubates and accelerates innovative new theatrical work from around the world. (more...)

Circa Two Presents DON JUAN
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2015

Don Juan is a party that tells a story. A sexy, fierce, raucous celebration. Brought to you by the award winning theatre company, A Slightly Isolated Dog, the world premiere of this story of Don Juan is opening at Circa 2 on April 25th, and runs until May 23rd. (more...)

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