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TLC Premieres New Series BEHIND CLOSED DOORS: THE AMERICAN FAMILY, 9/10
by TV News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

TLC takes viewers inside the personal lives of three families from across the country in BEHIND CLOSED DOORS: THE AMERICAN FAMILY, a new uncompromising documentary style series that reveals real-life drama in the most raw and authentic way. (more...)

The Plagiarists to Return with 'UBU II'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2017

Were we prepared for the first sound queue of tonight's cultured night of theater? No. Were we pleasantly surprised to see actress Jessica Saxvik as Mrs. Ubu contort and screw her face into all the looks we imagine ourselves to possess the morning after a midnight run to Taco Bell? Yes. Are we wondering just where sound designer Brendan Monte got his source material for all the bodily functions we heard through the night (and maybe a little concerned for his physical health)? Probably. And let's face it are we also concerned for the mental health of all the minds involved in crafting Ubu II: Electric Boog-Ubu)? Obviously, but none of these questions stifled our enjoyment of this laugh a minute sequel to Alfred Jarry's slightly better known Ubu Roi. (more...)

BWW Review: Jason Phelps Charms in TITLE AND DEED
by Frank Benge - Sep 5, 2017

TITLE AND DEED has much the same structure as playwright Will Eno's brilliant Thom Pain, but what it doesn't have, is the same degree of anger. Instead, this solo performance piece is a sharply funny meditation on life in all of its absurd glory. In ways, it seems the sole character, Man (brilliantly essayed by Jason Phelps), is a visitor, perhaps not just to this locale but maybe even to this planet. (more...)

Works by Gustavo Ramirez Sansano, Twyla Tharp and More Set for Alvin Ailey's City Center Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2017

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, New York City Center's Principal Dance Company, returns to the theater's stage from November 29th - December 31st, 2017. Artistic Director Robert Battle leads Ailey's 32 extraordinary dancers during this annual five-week engagement, which has become a joyous holiday tradition. (more...)

BWW Review: Tale as Old as Time, Retold
by Emmanuel Evan Alba - Sep 2, 2017

If you think you will be watching the same 'Beauty and the Beast' movie you've seen recently starring Emma Watson or the version where you heard Celine Dion and Peabo Bryson's voices during the end credits, you're in for a different yet as magical treat. (more...)

Legacy Recordings Releases 'Willie Nelson and the Boys (Willie's Stash, Vol. 2), 10/20
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

Legacy Recordings will release Willie Nelson and the Boys, the eagerly-awaited second installment in the acclaimed Willie's Stash archival recordings series, on Friday, October 20. (more...)

Upstart Theatre Presents DARE Festival 2017
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

Critically-acclaimed arts innovators Upstart Theatre present the second annual DARE Festival at Shoreditch Town Hall, bringing together artists and audiences from across London and beyond in an explosion of new and in-development performance presented at the earliest possible stage. (more...)

Virginia Grise's YOUR HEALING IS KILLING ME Set for JACK
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

JACK presents 'Your Healing is Killing Me: A Performance Manifesto' by Virginia Grise, running October 5 - 7, 2017. (more...)

Joan Osborne Sings the Songs of Bob Dylan at Scherr Forum Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Grammy nominee Joan Osborne comes to the intimate Scherr Forum Theatre on Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 7:30 pm to pay tribute to music legend and Pulitzer Prize-winner Bob Dylan. (more...)

LexaGene Announces 2017 Annual General and Special Meeting Voting Results
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

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Galaxians Set to Release New Album 10/20
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

Within the music of Galaxians the trio of Emma Mason, Matt Woodward and Jed Skinner formed in 2012 lies a powerfully hedonistic strain that does much to loop a thread through the party lineage of their hometown of Leeds. (more...)

Review Roundup: Does Jennifer Lawrence Thrill in MOTHER?
by Movies News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

In the film, couple's relationship is tested when uninvited guests arrive at their home, disrupting their tranquil existence. From filmmaker Darren Aronofsky (Black Swan, Requiem for a Dream), mother! stars Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Ed Harris and Michelle Pfeiffer in this riveting psychological thriller about love, devotion and sacrifice. (more...)

IXYS Introduces New 2.8kV, 3115A Fast Thyristor with Improved Power Rating
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

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Photo Flash: New Staging of ELEKTRA Thrills at San Francisco Opera
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2017

San Francisco Opera's production of Richard Strauss'Elektra opens in a new staging by acclaimed English director Keith Warner at the War Memorial Opera House on Saturday, September 9. Absent from the Company's repertory for two decades, Strauss' 1909 opera, with a libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal and based on the Greek tragedy by Sophocles, returns with a powerful cast headlined by soprano Christine Goerke in the title role. Hungarian conductor Henrik Nanasi makes his Company debut leading the San Francisco Opera Orchestra (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2017

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Art And Science Will Collide In Bungarribee Park For The October School Holidays
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2017

CoLABS, an exciting new affordable outdoor event ($5 tickets) will take place at Bungarribee Park in Western Sydney Parklands -Sydney's Biggest Backyard, in the first week of the October school holidays. (more...)

The Second City Announces Casting for 106th Mainstage Revue
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2017

In one of the comedy industry's most anticipated traditions, iconic Chicago comedy institution The Second City is proud to announce the cast of their upcoming 106th Mainstage revue, set to open in October, 2017. (more...)

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...)

Discovery En Espanol Tells Dramatic True Story of FBI's Hunt For The Unabomber
by TV News Desk - Jul 26, 2017

On the heels of the broadcast success of HARLEY AND THE DAVIDSONS TV's best single-network miniseries in more than three years Discovery en Espaol will present an all-new scripted anthology series called MANHUNT: UNABOMBER with a two-hour premiere airing Wednesday, August 2 at 9 PM ET/6 PM PT. (more...)

BWW Review: MOSQUITOES, National Theatre
by Marianka Swain - Jul 26, 2017

Olivia Williams and Olivia Colman are shattering as two warring sisters in Lucy Kirkwood's epic (more...)

Cadence Announces Tensilica HiFi 3z DSP Architecture for Latest Mobile and Home Entertainment Applications
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2017

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Regional Premiere of AIRSWIMMING to Take Flight in Redwood City This August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2017

Airswimming is a part of Dragon Productions Theatre Company's 2017 Main Stage Series. (more...)

BWW Review: JULIUS CAESAR at Encore Theater
by Leesa Williams - Jul 24, 2017

The only time I have ever admitted to liking Shakespeare was when Christian Borle played him in Broadway's SOMETHING ROTTEN. Today, I'll say it for the second time, I actually liked Shakespeare. Specifically, Encore Theater Company's production of JULIUS CAESAR. In addition it was perfect evening weather for an outdoor play in their 9th season of Shakespeare in the park. (more...)

BWW Review: Theatre By The Sea's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Full of Fairy-Tale Enchantment
by Veronica Bruscini - Jul 22, 2017

Undoubtedly BEAUTY AND THE BEAST will prove a sure-fire hit for Theatre By The Sea this summer, and audience members of any age are certain to fall under its spell. (more...)

New Museum to Publish TRAP DOOR: Trans Cultural Production and the Politics of Visibility
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2017

This fall, the New Museum will publish Trap Door: Trans Cultural Production and the Politics of Visibility, edited by Reina Gossett, Eric A. Stanley, and Johanna Burton. Trap Door, to be released November 2017, is the third installment in the New Museum's Critical Anthologies in Art and Culture series, following the publication of Mass Effect: Art and the Internet in the Twenty-First Century (2015), edited by Lauren Cornell and Ed Halter, and Public Servants: Art and the Crisis of the Common Good (2016), edited by Johanna Burton, Shannon Jackson, and Dominic Willsdon. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: Personal, Political And Poignant, STRANGE BEDFELLOWS's BEDLAM Delivers A Contemporary Twist On Classic Cerebral And Confronting Cabaret
by Jade Kops - Aug 9, 2017

Opera's wild children Jacqueline Dark and Kanen Breen, otherwise known as the STRANGE BEDFELLOWS, return to the cabaret stage with their latest offering, BEDLAM. Drawing on classic Weimar Kabarett, this bold and brilliant work is both contemplative and comic as Opera meets mainstream to question the meaning of madness. (more...)

'Son of Sam' Killer David Berkowitz Speaks Out in CBS News Special Airing 8/11
by TV News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

Berkowitz speaks out about what led him to kill, his life before he turned into a murderer, and life in prison today in SON OF SAM ?THE KILLER SPEAKS, a CBS News special to be broadcast Friday, August 11 (10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (more...)

DENSO Introduces New AT31Q 1-D and 2-D Barcode Scanner
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

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Details Announced for 9th Annual WICKED LIT 2017
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

Unbound Productions Executive Director Jonathan Josephson, Artistic Director Paul Millet, and Producing Artistic Director Jeff G. Rack have announced the details for WICKED LIT 2017, the company's 9th annual immersive theatre event that will for the 8th year take place at Mountain View Mausoleum and Cemetery in Altadena, California. Tickets will go on sale this week. (more...)

'Son of Sam' Killer David Berkowitz Speaks to CBS News in New Special
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

David Berkowitz terrorized New York City by killing six people and wounding seven others in seemingly random shootings from 1976 to 1977. Now, four decades after he was arrested, Berkowitz speaks out about what led him to kill, his life before he turned into a murderer, and life in prison today in SON OF SAM: THE KILLER SPEAKS, a CBS News special to be broadcast Friday, August 11 (10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (more...)

Michaela Martens Replaces Stephanie Blythe in SFO's ELEKTRA
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2017

San Francisco Opera announced today a cast change for Richard Strauss' Elektra, which opens on Saturday, September 9, in English director Keith Warner's new staging at the War Memorial Opera House. American mezzo-soprano Michaela Martens will sing the role of Klytemnestra, replacing mezzo-sopranoStephanie Blythe who has withdrawn from the production for personal reasons. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: Challenging And Confronting And Unfortunately Relevant, DRY LAND Looks At Life With Honesty But Also Hope
by Jade Kops - Aug 4, 2017

Ruby Rae Spiegel's DRY LAND, an intense play of youth, unplanned pregnancy, and most importantly friendship is presented with graphic honesty by Director Claudia Barrie. (more...)

KAHLIL JOSEPH: SHADOW PLAY, HELEN JOHNSON: ENDS Set for New Museum This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2017

The New Museum announces added details on its lineup of exhibitions for its fall 2017 season, including the premiere of two new galleries and a storefront window space. (more...)

HOUSE OF CARDS Season 5, Starring Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright, Arrives on Blu-ray & DVD, 10/3
by TV News Desk - Aug 31, 2017

The latest chapter in the critically acclaimed and award-winning political drama HOUSE OF CARDS: SEASON FIVE debuts on Blu-ray and DVD October 3 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. (more...)

Melissa Plett to Release Full-Length Studio Album 'Ghost Town' Today
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2017

Montreal, Canada-based Americana singer-songwriter Melissa Plett is set to release her new full-length studio album on September 1, 2017. (more...)

ExcitePCR Releases its Company Facts Sheet
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2017

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Former Congressional Science Advisor & CEO Publishes New Book On The Neuroscience Behind Workplace Culture
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2017

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Toshiba Expands Lineup of Photorelays in DIP8 Packages
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2017

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Joint NASA-Brazil SPORT CubeSat Mission Will Unlock Complex Equatorial Phenomena, Lay Groundwork for Better Space Weather Prediction
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2017

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Mike Doughty, Kandace Springs and More Coming Up at City Winery
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Soul Coughing founder Mike Doughty, Nashville-based singer/songwriter and pianist Kandace Springs, The Rolling Stones' powerhouse backup vocalist Lisa Fischer and more. (more...)

BWW REVIEW: Giving The Audience A Taste Of The Challenge Of Living With Dementia, THE FATHER Is A Heartbreaking Story Of Aging
by Jade Kops - Aug 26, 2017

Director Damien Ryan takes the audience into one man's world of losing not only his watch but also his mind as he brings Florian Zeller's award-winning play, THE FATHER to the Sydney stage. (more...)

Chris Hansen Returns to Investigation Discovery for New Season of KILLER INSTINCT
by TV News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

Emmy Award-winning journalist Chris Hansen returns to America's leading true-crime network Investigation Discovery (ID) for the third season of KILLER INSTINCT WITH CHRIS HANSEN. (more...)

Gustavo Ramirez World Premiere, New Works by Twyla Tharp and More Set for Alvin Ailey's 2017 New York City Center Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2017

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, New York City Center's Principal Dance Company, returns to the theater's stage from November 29th - December 31st, 2017. (more...)

JACK Unveils Fall 2017 Season of Key Experimenting Artists in Theater, Dance & Music
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

Recognized by The Village Voice as 'Best Scrappy Brooklyn Theater' in their Best of 2016 issue, JACK presents a flurry of some of today's key experimenting artists in theater, dance and music, with new work by playwrights Virginia Grise, Azure Osborne-Lee, nicHi douglas, Karma Mayetand Justin Kuritzkes, by choreographer Nicole Bindler, and by composer Justin Hicks with director Charlotte Brathwaite. (more...)

Converge Announce New Album 'The Dusk in Us'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Today, Converge announce the upcoming release of The Dusk In Us, the first album in five years from the Boston-based heavy-music innovators. Due out on November 3, The Dusk in Us will be released via Epitaph and Deathwish. (more...)

McGill/McHale Trio Makes Recording Debut With 'Portraits' on Cedille Records
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

The McGill/McHale Trio, whose members are Demarre McGill, principal flute of the Seattle Symphony Orchestra; his brother Anthony McGill, principal clarinet of the New York Philharmonic; and Irish pianist Michael McHale, makes its recording debut with 'Portraits - Works for Flute, Clarinet & Piano' on Cedille Records. (more...)

New Museum to Celebrate 40th Anniversary with Diverse Fall Line-Up
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

This fall, the New Museum will celebrate its 40th anniversary with a dynamic series of exhibitions, programs, and publications. (more...)

Harrison Ford Narrates Documentary TOXIC PUZZLE - HUNT FOR THE HIDDEN KILLER
by Movies News Desk - Aug 1, 2017

Harrison Ford attended the Jackson Hole premiere of “Toxic Puzzle – Hunt for the Hidden Killer” on July 31, 2017 at the Center for the Arts in Jackson, Wyoming. (more...)

Michael Kiley's CLOSE MUSIC FOR BODIES to Transform Christ Church Neighborhood House at the Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2017

Bodies and voices resonate together in an immersive performance, Close Music for Bodies, created by multidisciplinary artist Michael Kiley. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Discovery Presents new Anthology Series MANHUNT: UNABOMBER
by TV News Desk - Aug 1, 2017

On the heels of the broadcast success of HARLEY AND THE DAVIDSONS – TV's best single-network miniseries in more than three years – Discovery will present an all-new scripted anthology series called Manhunt: UNABOMBER with a two-hour premiere airing Tuesday, August 1 at 9 PM ET/PT on the Discovery Channel. (more...)

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