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Music Composer/Producer Alpine Universe Presents Eponymous Debut Album
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2017

He's ALPINE UNIVERSE; real name Andy Favre and born in the mountains between France, Italy and Switzerland. He proudly presents THE ALPINE UNIVERSE, his eponymous debut album. (more...)

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Baakari Wilder
by Elliot Lanes - Oct 6, 2017

Today's subject Baakari Wilder will be living his theatre life this Saturday evening onstage at the Kennedy Center as part of LOTUS, a tribute to the art of tap dancing. (more...)

Edward Watts to Go Green in 'THE GRINCH' at The Old Globe; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2017

The Old Globe today announced the complete cast and creative team for the Globe's 20th annual production of Dr. Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas!* The holiday musical will run November 4 - December 24 on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. (more...)

WHITE WAVE Dance to Celebrate DUMBO Dance Festival with Gala Opening
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2017

On Today, October 5, 2017, WHITE WAVE Dance celebrates its 17th Anniversary season of the DUMBO Dance Festival (DDF) with a Gala Opening that heralds the most anticipated four-day festival of contemporary dance in the greater New York City region. (more...)

25 Choreographers to Take Part in Dance Gallery Festival's 11th Year in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2017

The Dance Gallery Festival will return for their 11th annual New York performance showcase, Friday, November 3, at Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center, 29 Jay St. in Brooklyn, and on November 4-5 at the Ailey Citigroup Theater, 405 W 55th Street, NYC with 25 artists in a weekend of groundbreaking work performed in three distinct and separate programs. (more...)

Review Roundup: RED SHOES at New York City Center
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2017

Matthew Bourne's production of RED SHOES runs through November 5 at the New York City Center. (more...)

WHITE WAVE Dance to Celebrate DUMBO Dance Festival with Gala Opening
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2017

On Thursday, October 5, 2017, WHITE WAVE Dance celebrates its 17th Anniversary season of the DUMBO Dance Festival (DDF) with a Gala Opening that heralds the most anticipated four-day festival of contemporary dance in the greater New York City region. (more...)

In Honor of MEAN GIRLS Day, BWW Ranks Our Fave Moments from the Film!
by Emily Bruno - Oct 3, 2017

On October 3rd, Cady Heron may have asked Aaron Samuels what day it was, but BWW is taking the day to remember our fave moments from the classic comedy. Plus, we are so excited for MEAN GIRLS to hit Broadway next year and we are hoping these moments make it into the show! (more...)

Dance Magazine's Annual Awards to Benefit The Harkness Foundation
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2017

Dance Magazine has announced that the annual Dance Magazine Awards, the most prestigious awards event in dance, will make the Harkness Foundation for Dance the beneficiary of the proceeds from the event, which will be held Monday, December 4, 2017, at the Ailey Citigroup Theater, 405 W. 55th St. (more...)

The Dance Gallery Festival Returns for 11th Annual New York Showcase Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2017

The Dance Gallery Festival will return for their 11th annual New York performance showcase, Friday, November 3 at Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center, 29 Jay St. in Brooklyn, and on November 4-5 at the Ailey Citigroup Theater, 405 W 55th Street, NYC with twenty-five artists in a weekend of groundbreaking work performed in three distinct and separate programs. (more...)

Ailey Short Film Created On Paris Street Debuts in Celebration Of United Nations Day
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2017

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is pleased to announce Rue Montorgueil, a joyful short film that sprang to life on a bustling Parisian street when Ailey company members performed with local dancers - people of different backgrounds, talents and nationalities joined together through the universal language of dance. Recognized by U.S. Congressional resolution as a vital American Cultural Ambassador to the World, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater participated in the project during a 10-week international tour throughout Europe led by Artistic Director Robert Battle. Fittingly, it is being released on United Nations Day, which celebrates the founding and ideals of the UN, with an official theme this year of Potential in Diversity. (more...)

Mosaic Dance Theater Dances to Westminster Arts Center Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2017

With choreography by Samara, the award-winning Mosaic Dance Theater Company (MDTC) dances to the original music of oud virtuoso/singer/composer Maurice Chedid, accompanied by an on-stage musical ensemble. (more...)

Mark DeGarmo Dance Announces Dance For Dance 2017, A 30th Anniversary Celebration
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2017

Mark DeGarmo Dance will honor dance visionary PATRICIA AULESTIA, a driving force in the South American dance world, with the 2017 'Educational Visionary' Lifetime Achievement Award to celebrate her unique contributions to education through the arts and To the Dance field across Latin America. (more...)

BWW Review: Celebrating 10 Years of LamVar10 with the MARTHA GRAHAM DANCE COMPANY
by Caryn Cooper - Oct 20, 2017

This year marks the tenth anniversary of the Lamentation Variations project- LamVar10: A Festival for New Work. Since its founding in 2007 by Graham Company Artistic Director Janet Eilber, the company has commissioned some of today's most noteworthy choreographers to create new works inspired by Graham's signature solo, Lamentation, originally created in 1930, on dancers of the company. These choreographers have included Lar Lubovitch, Michelle Dorrance, and Doug Varone, among others. (more...)

In Two Weeks DANCE GALLERY FESTIVAL Begins its 11th Year
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2017

The Dance Gallery Festival will return for their 11th annual New York performance showcase, Friday, November 3 at Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center, 29 Jay St. in Brooklyn, and on November 4-5 at the Ailey Citigroup Theater, 405 W 55th Street, NYC with twenty-five artists in a weekend of groundbreaking work performed in three distinct and separate programs. (more...)

Mark DeGarmo's DANCE FOR DANCE Honors Patricia Aulestia
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2017

Mark DeGarmo Dance will honor dance visionary PATRICIA AULESTIA, a driving force in the South American dance world, with the 2017 'Educational Visionary' Lifetime Achievement Award to celebrate her unique contributions to education through the arts and To the Dance field across Latin America. (more...)

Fi.ELD Announces Live + Direct Festival
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2017

The Fi.ELD (Future Innovators: East London Dance) announces their weekend dance festival Live + Direct at Stratford Circus Arts Centre on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 October 2017. (more...)

Reggie Wilson/Fist and Heel Performance Group to Return to The Dance Center This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2017

The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago's 44th season of presenting diverse international, national and regional contemporary dance features the return of Reggie Wilson/Fist and Heel Performance Group October 12-14 at the Dance Center, 1306 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago. (more...)

Photo Flash: The Sarasota Ballet to present METROPOLITAN Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2017

The Sarasota Ballet's second production of the Season, Metropolitan, will open on December 1 at the Sarasota Opera House, with a triple bill by Sir Frederick Ashton, Marcelo Gomes and George Balanchine. For these performances The Sarasota Ballet will be accompanied by the Sarasota Orchestra under the baton of American Ballet Theatre Music Director Ormsby Wilkins. (more...)

The Sarasota Ballet to Present METROPOLITAN Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2017

The Sarasota Ballet's second production of the Season, Metropolitan, will open on December 1 at the Sarasota Opera House, with a triple bill by Sir Frederick Ashton, Marcelo Gomes and George Balanchine. (more...)

Edward Watts Goes Green in 'THE GRINCH', Beginning Tonight at The Old Globe
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2017

The Old Globe presents its 20th annual production of Dr. Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas!* The holiday musical will run tonight, November 4, through December 24 on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. (more...)

25 Choreographers to Take Part in Dance Gallery Festival's 11th Year in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2017

The Dance Gallery Festival will return for their 11th annual New York performance showcase, Today, November 3, at Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center, 29 Jay St. in Brooklyn, and on November 4-5 at the Ailey Citigroup Theater, 405 W 55th Street, NYC with 25 artists in a weekend of groundbreaking work performed in three distinct and separate programs. (more...)

Gold Fir Release New Track 'Sirens' via Clash Magazine
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2017

Following the runaway success of, 'Night Walk', Gold Fir satisfies the demand for soulful sassy vibes with 'Sirens', the follow up single out via +1 Records. (more...)

Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan to Bring FORMOSA to The Dance Center
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2017

The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago presents Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan, performing Formosa, March 2 and 3 at the Harris Theater of Music and Dance. (more...)

BWW Feature: CHUBBY CHECKER at South Point Showroom
by Debbie Hall - Nov 20, 2017

The Twist by Chubby Checker actually transformed the dance floor when people danced without touching each other. The music remains timeless as the performer celebrates the history of rock 'n' roll with his upcoming show at the South Point Showroom in Las Vegas. (more...)

CHOP SHOP Reveals The Dance Artists Featured In The 2018 Festival
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2017

CHOP SHOP: Bodies of Work is embarking on its second decade of providing a platform for outstanding dance artists to share their work with audiences on the Eastside. (more...)

Mark DeGarmo Dance to Honor Patricia Aulestia at DANCE FOR DANCE 2017
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2017

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BWW Review: Sven Ratzke Weaves a Web In The Captivating HOMME FATALE at Joe's Pub
by Troy Frisby - Nov 10, 2017

Endlessly imaginative and full of bravado, with his new show, HOMME FATALE, Sven Ratzke set out to ensure that femme fatales don't get to have all the fun. (more...)

PNAU Unveil New Album 'Changa' Out Now Via etcetc
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2017

Pioneering electronic dance act PNAU today unveil their fifth studio album, Changa. Released via etcetc, Changa is a disco-centric album of unadulterated rave euphoria, featuring the 2016's anthemic Chameleon , alongside singles Into The Sky , Young Melody , Control Your Body and a further eight unheard tracks. (more...)

2017 Career Transition for Dancers Jubilee Honors Carrie Ann Inaba, Catherine Zeta-Jones & Robert Fairchild Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2017

The Actors Fund will honor dancer, choreographer and television dance competition judge Carrie Ann Inaba, Academy and Tony Award-winning actress Catherine Zeta-Jones, and New York City Ballet principal dancer Robert Fairchild at The Actors Fund's Career Transition For Dancers Jubilee Gala tonight, November 1, 2017, at 6 pm at the New York Marriott Marquis (1535 Broadway). The gala will benefit The Actors Fund's services for the dance community. (more...)

Little Boots Announces Forthcoming Female Focused Collaborative 'Burn' EP
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2018

British artist, musician and DJ Little Boots is starting the New Year right with an announcement of her forthcoming Burn EP, plus the release of a stellar new mix-tape featuring two brand new original tracks from the artist herself (more...)

BWW Blog: Whee Tell the Story - Auditions, Standardized Patients, and More
by Student Blogger: Micah Patt - Jan 30, 2018

Hi, y'all! This last week was crazy oh my goodness! Over the weekend, I went to one of my first professional auditions, trained to be a Standardized Patient, and went to a two-and-a-half-hour dance call for the Dance Showcase in April. All wonderful things, and I'm already exhausted! (more...)

EgoPo Classic Theater Partners with the Drexel University Department of Performing Arts to Present the Future of American Playwriting
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2018

During their John Guare Festival and the World Premiere of Guare's epic Lydie Breeze Trilogy, EgoPo Classic Theater is collaborating with Drexel University's Performing Arts Department for an evening symposium, Future of American Playwriting, Saturday, February 3 at 4 p.m. The panel will feature John Guare and local playwrights Jacqueline Goldfinger, Bruce Graham, and James Ijames. The panel is moderated by Broad Street Review Editor in Chief Wendy Rosenfield. The symposium will be held in the Stein Auditorium in Nesbitt Hall at Drexel University, 3215 Market Street. Tickets cost $10 and are available on www.egopo.org or by phone at 267-273-1414. (more...)

BWW Review: HAIRSPRAY at Maltz Jupiter Theatre
by John Lariviere - Jan 15, 2018

Maltz Jupiter Theatre welcomes you to the 60's with their production of the musical Hairspray. Featuring music by Marc Shaiman, lyrics by Scott Wittman and Shaiman and a book by Mark O'Donnell and Thomas Meehan, the musical is based on the 1988 John Waters film of the same name. (more...)

LITTLE BOOTS Releases New Single SHADOWS, New EP Coming April 6
by TV News Desk - Feb 23, 2018

British artist, musician and DJ Little Boots (aka Victoria Hesketh) has unveiled “Shadows,” the lead single off her forthcoming “Burn” EP (out on April 6), which premiered on V Magazine who hailed the track for its “shimmering synths” and “undeniable beat made for runway struts.” Listen to “Shadows”HERE. (more...)

Selena Gomez and Marshmello's WOLVES Gets Fresh Remix by DJ Danny Avila
by TV News Desk - Feb 21, 2018

Danny Avila is kicking off his 2018 with a bootleg that'll fire up both his dedicated fans and fresh listeners alike. The Spanish sensation's latest offering is set to raise some hands and heart-rates as he continues to tear up dancefloors worldwide. (more...)

Roxey Ballet Presents MOWGLI, the Jungle Book Ballet
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2018

Roxey Ballet presents three family-friendly performances of "Mowgli" at The College of New Jersey's Kendall Hall on May 5 and 6. This full-length ballet based on Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book, tells the story of a young boy raised by a wolf pack in India. These performances, featuring original choreography by Mark Roxey, run Saturday, May 5 at 1:00 p.m. (Sensory-Friendly) and 4:00 p.m. and again on Sunday, May 6 at 2:00 p.m. (more...)

Dance Theatre of Harlem Commemorates MLK with 2018 New York City Center Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2018

Following its critically acclaimed, successful 2017 spring season, New York's beloved Dance Theatre of Harlem, under the artistic direction of Virginia Johnson, will return to NY City Center for its annual homecoming season from April 4-7, 2018. (more...)

Dustbowl Revival Headlines Brighter Sun Benefit Concert at El Rey Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2018

The Michael Bonanomi Foundation is excited to announce that Dustbowl Revival will headline the third annual 'Brighter Sun' benefit concert at El Rey on Saturday, March 10 at 7:30pm. Proceeds will support the Foundation's efforts to encourage children and adults to pursue their musical talent, through donations, scholarships and financial assistance to those programs or individuals who demonstrate both a financial need and a commitment to music. (more...)

Dance Fest Explores Process V. Product, 3/29- 4/7
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2018

???????To conclude the 2017-18 season of its Dance Presenting Series, the Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago conducts a two-week festival focusing on ways in which concert dance presentation can be a document of process rather than dance as a consumable product: Process v. Product. The festival takes place March 29-April 7 at the Dance Center, 1306 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago. (more...)

The Kentucky Symphony Orchestra Surveys The Original Swing Band Hits Of The '30s & '40s As Well As The Jump-Jive Swing Revival Of The 1990s
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2017

The Kentucky Symphony Orchestra (KSO) Lindy hops back to two Swing Eras for it's November 18th show at the Northern Kentucky Convention Center. Experience true blasts from the past as the KSO's 18-piece swing band provides a history lesson with the authentic sounds of the original Swing Era (1931-1943); followed the crazy jump tunes of the 1990s revival featuring the 10-piece Covington Devou-Doo Daddies. Learn how the depression, world conflict, and the need for diversion came together to generate the great American musical genre known as Swing. (more...)

Madison Mars Reaches For the Sky with New Single 'Magneto'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2017

The moves that Madison Mars has made in his career so far are more than impressive. Bursting on To the Dance music scene in 2015, the Estonian DJ & producer has become something of a success story following his immediate and vast Spotify success. (more...)

Boogie In The New Year At CRT's DANCIN' THROUGH THE DECADES New Year's Eve Dance!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2017

Still making plans for New Year's Eve? Why not celebrate at the hottest dance party in Central New York! On December 31st, Cortland Repertory Theatre Downtown is hosting their 3rd Annual community-wide New Year's Eve dance, DANCIN' THRU THE DECADES, sponsored by Bailey Place Insurance. The downtown theatre turns into a huge dance floor party starting at 8:00 PM, playing hit dance songs from the 1960's thru today, celebrating a different decade every hour. + (more...)

Kelly Clarkson, Demi Lovato & More to Perform on Season Finale of THE VOICE
by TV News Desk - Dec 15, 2017

Superstar recording artists Kelly Clarkson, Demi Lovato, N.E.R.D., Charlie Puth, Sia and season 12 winner Chris Blue are set to perform on the live two-hour Tuesday, Dec. 19 season finale (9-11 p.m. ET/PT) of NBC's four-time Emmy Award-winning musical competition series THE VOICE. (more...)

Doug Varone and Dancers to Return to The Dance Center This February
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2017

Celebrating its 30th anniversary, Doug Varone and Dancers returns To the Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago, 1306 S. Michigan Ave., Chicago, for an evening of repertoire February 8-10. (more...)

BAM's Joseph V. Melillo to Receive The Bessies' 2018 Presenter Award
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2017

The NY Dance and Performance Awards, The Bessies, have announced that Joseph V. Melillo, Executive Producer of the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), is the recipient of the 2018 Bessies Presenter Award for Outstanding Curating. (more...)

Billy Idol Returns to UK & Europe for Live! 2018 Summer Tour
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2017

Rock icon BILLY IDOL will bring his Live! 2018 Tour to the United Kingdom and across Europe. The earliest date to be announced is a 20th June show in Manchester with more dates to be revealed in the coming days. (more...)

UK Duo, Gold Fir Debut 'Sirens' Video
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2017

Following the runaway success of, 'Night Walk', Gold Fir satisfies the demand for soulful sassy vibes with the unique visuals to 'Sirens' via +1 Records. (more...)

Billy Idol Announces UK and European Tour
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2017

Rock icon BILLY IDOL will bring his Live! 2018 Tour to the United Kingdom and across Europe. The earliest date to be announced is a 20th June show in Manchester with more dates to be revealed in the coming days. (more...)

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