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Alvin Theatre (New York, NY)
250 W. 52nd St.

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Scoop: Food Network - October 2017 Programming Highlights
by TV Scoop - Sep 8, 2017

Get all the scoop on Food Network - October 2017 Programming Highlights (more...)

Audika Records To Release Dirty Songs Play Dirty Songs, From Iconic Composer/Musician David Toop And Collaborators, 10/20
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

Audika Records, famed for bringing the music of Arthur Russell to critical acclaim and a broad international audience, is pleased to announce a new release: Dirty Songs Play Dirty Songs, directed and produced by composer/musician David Toop. (more...)

Auditions Announced for Ken Ludwig's THE GAME'S AFOOT at Warner Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

The Warner Stage Company will hold auditions for a Nancy Marine Studio Theatre production of Ken Ludwig's THE GAME'S AFOOT (Or Holmes for the Holidays) on Monday, September 25th and Tuesday, September 26th at 7:00pm by appointment.  (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal for OF KITH AND KIN at Sheffield Theatres
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

The World Premiere of Chris Thompson's OF KITH AND KIN, a Sheffield Theatres & Bush Theatre co-production, stars Joanna Bacon (Lydia and Carrie), Donna Berlin (Arabelle), James Lance (Daniel), Chetna Pandya (Priya), and Joshua Silver (Oliver), running 14 September - 7 October at Sheffield Theatres, followed by a run at Bush Theatre from 18 October - 25 November 2017. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Cast Complete for PEOPLE, PLACES & THINGS, Starring Denise Gough at St. Ann's Warehouse
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

St. Ann's Warehouse continues its rich history of partnering with the UK's foremost theaters and theater makers, presenting the American Premiere of the National Theatre/Headlong production of Duncan Macmillan's People, Places & Things. Directed by Jeremy Herrin, the production was one of last season's must-see shows in the West End, following a hugely successful run at the National. Casting is now complete for the American Premiere at St. Ann's. (more...)

Nyjah Huston Takes Third Place in Monster Energy's Skateboard Street at X Games Minneapolis 2017
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

http:// Monster Energy congratulates team rider Nyjah Huston on taking third place in Monster Energy Men's Skateboard Street at X Games Minneapolis 2017 today. In front of a capacity crowd at U.S. Bank Stadium in downtown Minneapolis, the 22-year-old from Davis, California, rose to the podium in a down-to-the-wire finals session. (more...)

Scoop: KEVIN CAN WAIT on CBS - Monday, October 2, 2017
by TV Scoop - Sep 7, 2017

Get all the scoop on KEVIN CAN WAIT, airing on CBS on Monday, October 2, 2017! (more...)

Laila Ali to Host Season 7 of OWN'S Daytime Emmy-Winning HOME MADE SIMPLE
by TV News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

Oprah Winfrey Network and Procter & Gamble announced today that Laila Ali, undefeated four-time boxing world champion, cookbook author, lifestyle brand creator, inspirational speaker and youngest daughter of Muhammad Ali, will join Daytime Emmy award-winning DIY series 'Home Made Simple' as the new host for season seven. (more...)

BroadwayWorld UK Awards 2017: Alistair Wilkinson's Nominations
by Alistair Wilkinson - Sep 23, 2017

BWW reviewer Alistair Wilkinson puts forward his nominations for the 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards! (more...)

Schtick a Pole In It presents HAMILTON EDITION
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

From comedians Dan Goodman and JoAnna Ross comes Schtick A Pole In It, a night of comedy and pole dancing. Comics and pole dancers alternate the stage to create a unique show that leaves everyone happy. Who doesn't like to laugh? Who doesn't like to see dancers do insane things on the pole? If you've never seen pole dancing this is the show to come to. They're not strippers, it's not burlesque, it's aerial dance with a side of crazy gymnastics and death defying Tricks that make your jaw drop. (more...)

Turn Your Vacation Dreams To Reality
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

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BWW Review: NEW YORK CITY BALLET'S Swan Lake Features World Class Dancing but Lackluster Decor and Costumes
by Sondra Forsyth - Sep 22, 2017

In my 2015 review of the Peter Martins version of Swan Lake for the New York City Ballet, I focused on my dismay about the d cor and costumes by Per Kirkeby that strip this classic of its time and place. Yet because I was prepared for that disappointment this time around, I was able to find more to like about the production on the evening of September 20th 2017 when I attended at the Koch Theater in Lincoln Center. (more...)

Netflix Renews Acclaimed Animated Series BOJACK HORSEMAN for Fifth Season
by TV News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Netflix has picked up a fifth season of the hit animated series BOJACK HORSEMAN. Check out the announcement below! (more...)

Tony Bennett, Todrick Hall and More Among La Mirada Theatre's 40th Anniversary Special Events Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts Producing Artistic Director BT McNicholl announced today its celebratory 40th Anniversary season of truly fantastic, fabulous and phenomenal special events! (more...)

VIDEO: Netflix Shares First Look at VOLTRON LEGENDARY DEFENDER Season Four
by TV News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

There's only one way to stop the Galra: together. Will the galaxy join the Voltron Coalition in time? Catch an all-new season of DreamWorks VOLTRON LEGENDARY DEFENDER, only on Netflix October 13 - check out a first look below! (more...)

BWW Review: Sowelu Theatre's THE CRACKWALKER Will Haunt You Long After the Lights Go Up
by Krista Garver - Sep 19, 2017

THE CRACKWALKER is bleak and it's hard to watch (at times, excruciating). But it's the kind of show that does exactly what theatre is supposed to do. (more...)

Nigel Havers, Denis Lawson and Stephen Tompkinson Star in Tour of ART
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

David Pugh & Dafydd Rogers will produce the 2018 UK & Ireland Tour of the Old Vic production of Yasmina Reza's Olivier, Tony and Moliere award-winning comedy ART, translated by Christopher Hampton. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWW 9/12/2017 - 9/19/2017
by - Sep 19, 2017

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com 9/12/2017 - 9/19/2017. (more...)

King Center Announces Eleven New Shows
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

King Center is announcing 11 new shows today and there is something for everyone. For Broadway fans they have Kinky Boots and the world's best-selling magic show, The Illusionists. (more...)

ART Comes to Theatre Royal, presented by David Pugh & Dafydd Rogers
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

David Pugh & Dafydd Rogers will produce the 2018 UK & Ireland Tour of the Old Vic production of Yasmina Reza's Olivier, Tony and Moliere award-winning comedy ART, translated by Christopher Hampton. (more...)

Customer Service Guru Shares Tips and Tricks for Service Excellence
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

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Photo Flash: First Look at OF KITH AND KIN at Sheffield Theatres
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

The World Premi re of Chris Thompson's OF KITH AND KIN, a Sheffield Theatres & Bush Theatre co-production, stars Joanna Bacon (Lydia and Carrie), Donna Berlin (Arabelle), James Lance (Daniel), Chetna Pandya (Priya), and Joshua Silver (Oliver), running now through 7 October at Sheffield Theatres, followed by a run at Bush Theatre from 18 October - 25 November 2017. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

TINDER LIVE! to Feature Frank Conniff and Akilah Hughes at Littlefield
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

The next Tinder Live! show at Littlefield will be Saturday, October 7, at 8pm, featuring a special guest panel of Frank Conniff (MST3K) and Akilah Hughes (YouTube star, Fusion). (more...)

Scoop: PENN & TELLER: FOOL US on THE CW - Friday, September 22, 2017
by - Sep 18, 2017

Get all the scoop on PENN & TELLER: FOOL US, airing on THE CW on Friday, September 22, 2017! (more...)

HOCUS POCUS to Bring Illusions to the Alexander Upstairs and the Jolly Carp for the Cape Town Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Brendon Peel will bring magic and illusion to the Alexander Upstairs Theatre and the Jolly Carp in HOCUS POCUS as part of the Cape Town Fringe this year. For over 4000 years, people have been entertained by magic and illusion. Things are no different today, and Brendon Peel is back to astound audiences with his unique brand of mentalism and illusion. (more...)

The Voice Kids UK and More Among Lineup for 2017 Cheshire Fest
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Thrilling entertainment for all the family awaits visitors at next weekend's Cheshire Fest, which returns for 2017 after a successful launch last year. (more...)

Scoop: TODAY 9/18 - 9/29 on NBC
by TV Scoop - Sep 15, 2017

Get all the scoop on TODAY 9/18 - 9/29, airing on NBC (more...)

Don't Miss FARRAGUT NORTH at Kentwood Players!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Kentwood Players proudly presents FARRAGUT NORTH, a political thriller by Beau Willimon, opening Friday, September 8 through Saturday, October 14, 2017 on Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00pm and Sundays at 2:00pm at the Westchester Playhouse, located at 8301 Hindry Avenue in Westchester, CA 90045. There will be a complimentary pre-show champagne and dessert reception between 7:00-7:30pm for season subscribers and their guests attending the Saturday, September 9 performance. (more...)

BWW Interview: Barnes-Storming in THE WAKE WORLD of Composer David Hertzberg
by Richard Sasanow - Sep 15, 2017

The last of the new operas at the center of Opera Philadelphia's O17 opera fest is THE WAKE WORLD, a chamber piece written by composer/librettist David Hertzberg and directed by RB Schlather. It opens on Monday September 18 at the Barnes collection--the great museum in central Philadelphia--and promises a one-of-a-kind experience for those savvy enough to snare a ticket. (Its five performances are sold out.) (more...)

BWW Review: MICHELLE PEARSON'S COMFORT FOOD CABARET at Melbourne Fringe
by Victoria Beal - Sep 15, 2017

Melbourne is the city to be in if you love food and cabaret and Michelle Pearson's Comfort Food Cabaret is the perfect combination of both. (more...)

DRACULA Opens on Friday 10/13 at Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company continues its debut season at The Otto M. Budig Theater with Dracula by Steven Dietz, from the novel by Bram Stoker opening Friday October 13. The production runs through November 4, and is directed by Producing Artistic Director Brian Isaac Phillips. Longtime ensemble member Giles Davies reprises his role as Dracula, alongside Artistic Associate Miranda McGee as Lucy, Jim Hopkins as Van Helsing, Crystian Wiltshire as Jonathan Harker, Caitlin McWethy as Mina, Billy Chace as Renfield, and Kyle Brumley as Dr. Seward. All seats in the new Otto M. Budig Theater are less than 20 feet from the stage so audiences will be amazed at how close to the passion they will be! (more...)

BWW Review: A Beautifully-Acted Tragedy Of Ideas: SALLY McCOY at Cohesion Theatre
by Jack L. B. Gohn - Sep 15, 2017

Sally, as realized by Katherine Vary, is amazing to watch, as she constantly calculates what tactic, rhetorical, pugilistic, or personal, to employ next. When her bag of Tricks appears empty to us, and apparently empty to her for a moment, she keeps coming up with one more and you can see her own delight and relief at her creativity as she yet again digs up something else. (more...)

GMUSIC Brings Artist's Live Performances to Area's Hottest Venues Ahead of 2018 Album Release.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

Miami-based singer/songwriter/actor/producer Barachi sparked electricity and excitement with two recent live performances in Las Vegas. The singer unleashed his unique brand of sexy R&B/Pop last weekend in front of nearly 3,000 revelers with live performances at Vegas hot spots Jewel Nightclub and Liquid at ARIA Resort & Casino. Barachi performed the romantic grooves 'Tell Me' and 'U Got Me' from Therapy, his upcoming Visual Album, Film, and Soundtrack on GMUSIC, powered by The Orchard, a division of Sony Music Entertainment. (more...)

Scoop: Nitro World Games All Access 2nd Drop on NBC - Friday, September 15, 2017
by TV Scoop - Sep 14, 2017

Get all the scoop on Nitro World Games All Access 2nd Drop, airing on NBC on Friday, September 15, 2017! (more...)

EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE and More Nominated For UK Theatre Awards; Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

UK Theatre has announced the nominations for the UK Theatre Awards 2017. (more...)

Scoop: PENN & TELLER: FOOL US on THE CW - Monday, October 2, 2017
by - Sep 14, 2017

Get all the scoop on PENN & TELLER: FOOL US, airing on THE CW on Monday, October 2, 2017! (more...)

Scoop: PENN & TELLER: FOOL US on THE CW - Friday, October 6, 2017
by - Sep 14, 2017

Get all the scoop on PENN & TELLER: FOOL US, airing on THE CW on Friday, October 6, 2017! (more...)

The CW Announces Fall 2017 'One Magnificent Morning' Saturday Morning Line-Up
by TV News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

The CW, in association with Litton Entertainment, today announced the Fall line-up for the fourth season of its One Magnificent Morning Saturday morning (8:00am-11:00am ET/PT) programming block, targeting teens and families. (more...)

Food Network Celebrates Halloween All Month-Long With New Season Of Halloween Wars And All-New Halloween Wars: Hayride of Horror
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Let the fright fest begin, as Halloween Wars returns with a new season, a new special, and exciting new series, dishing out Tricks and treats and frightful delights. The all-new special, Road to Halloween Wars, kicks off the seasonal celebration on Sunday, October 1 st at 8pm ET/PT, as host Jonathan Bennett takes viewers behind the scenes of the journey leading up to the pumpkin carvers, cake and sugar artists that embark on the latest Halloween Wars competition. Year round, these gleefully ghoulish geniuses work to hone their craft, with dreams of Halloween Wars victory! Then Halloween Wars returns for a new season on Sunday, October 1 st at 9pm ET/PT, when Jonathan Bennett challenges six teams to create amazing and frighteningly fun Halloween-themed edible displays. Over five episodes the teams must battle it out, as their creations are judged by renowned cake decorator Shinmin Lee and horror film director and makeup effects master Todd Tucker, along with a rotating panel of celebrity guest judges, including Fiona Dourif (Child's Play franchise), Bryan Fuller (Executive Producer, American Gods), Juliet Landau (Buffy the Vampire Slayer), Robert Patrick (Terminator 2: Judgment Day), and Shane West (The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen). One team will be eliminated each episode, with the last team standing walking away with the $50,000 grand prize. (more...)

BWW Review: DERREN BROWN: UNDERGROUND, Playhouse Theatre
by Rona Kelly - Sep 13, 2017

Do you have a secret? Can you keep that secret? If you answered yes and are going to Derren Brown: Underground, think again. Derren Brown probably knows it already. The Tricks may stay the same in this 'Best of' show, but with new audiences and new secrets, anything can happen. Although with Brown, only two things really can: what he wants to, and pure magic. (more...)

Sowelu Ensemble to Stage THE CRACKWALKER This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

Sowelu Theater's production of The Crackwalker by Judith Thompson takes a hard look at the permanently unemployable that fall through the cracks of social services. The author asks How can this happen on our watch? (more...)

Lunice Shares 'Tha Doorz' Video, Debut Album Out Now
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

The album, CCCLX, is a stoner-opera that blends new rap production, film scores and modern club music. (more...)

Food Network Celebrates Halloween All-Month Long with HALLOWEEN WARS & More
by TV News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

Let the fright fest begin, as Halloween Wars returns with a new season, a new special, and exciting new series, dishing out Tricks and treats and frightful delights. (more...)

Harris Center presents GO, DOG. GO! Live Onstage
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

We all grew up with Go, Dog. Go! The Harris Center is proud to bring the adventures of P.D. Eastman's beloved children's book to life in a frolicking musical dog party, live on stage. Created by Childsplay, one of the best theater troupes in Arizona, it also is one of the best theaters for young audiences in the country, with top-notch acting and production values (Arizona Republic). The company presents this beloved preschool favorite with a cast that has gone straight to the dogs with cars, hats, a moonlit boat ride, and even a wild game of ball as this hilarious visual spectacle manages to sneak in some important lessons about life between innings. (more...)

Cast Announced For THINGS I KNOW TO BE TRUE at Chester's Storyhouse
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

Full casting has been announced for Frantic Assembly and State Theatre Company South Australia's critically acclaimed Things I Know To Be True ahead of its visit to Storyhouse in Chester from 7 November 2017. (more...)

Experimental Work HOUSE WARMING Coming Up at The Wilbury Group
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

From The Wilbury Group's New Works program Studio W is HOUSE WARMING by Jesse Hawley and James Stanley. (more...)

Cast Announced for Stageplay Remake of Hit Movie TWO CAN PLAY THAT GAME
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

The original movie was met with rave reviews, instantly becoming a fan favorite and cult classic. Over the years, the media has lauded it a 'turning point in movie history' and a 'game changer.' It is the movie Two Can Play That Game. (more...)

ZERAFFA GIRAFFA, WOW! SAID THE OWL and More Coming to Little Angel Theatre in 2017-18
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

Little Angel Theatre has announced its new season, running September 2017 - February 2018. (more...)

Natasha J Barnes to Lead Revival of TRYST
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

Natasha J Barnes, who famously took over to rave reviews from Sheridan Smith in Funny Girl in the West End will get her first starring role in a new production of Tryst by Karoline Leach. (more...)

BWW Review: The Williams Project's BLUES FOR MISTER CHARLIE a Masterpiece
by Amelia Reynolds - Sep 10, 2017

Stop reading and find time in your schedule for this ridiculously good play at www.williamsproject.org. This show has a short run, and it's pay what you can, so there's no reason why one should not see this play. (more...)

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