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Jessie Munro Releases New EP 'On My Own'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2018

Twenty-three year-old Toronto born, Los Angeles based artist Jessie Munro has been mesmerizing audiences worldwide, with her stunning soulful vocals and sleek, modern-electro R&B/pop. Finding her start in classical music and musical theatre, Munro went on to attend the prestigious Berklee College of Music, propelling her songwriting abilities and giving her the musical maturity which is evident throughout her music. The soulful songstress is now preparing to release her Debut EP On My Own, a six-track release which tackles the stages of post break-up. (more...)

David Benson & Jack Lane Star in DAD'S ARMY RADIO SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2018

Two acclaimed actors play 25 characters in this brilliant staging of three classic Dad's Army radio episodes based on favourite scripts from the original TV series. Dad's Army Radio Show celebrates 50 years of Jimmy Perry and David Croft's quintessential sitcom, which won the Best One-Liner accolade in a poll of comedians conducted by digital channel Gold, with the immortal words "Don't tell him, Pike" from The Deadly Attachment episode. (more...)

Toni Braxton Takes Her AS LONG AS I LIVE On The Road
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2018

Seven-time Grammy winner Toni Braxton will be taking her “As Long As I Live” tour on the road in support of her current “Sex & Cigarettes” album.  The tour begins on January 19 in Columbia, SC and will make a stop at Newark, New Jersey's Prudential Center on Friday, February 8, 2019 at 8 p.m. Special guests for this concert will be SWV, known for their string of top R&B hits selling more than 15 million albums and Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds' award–winning, multi-faceted performer, writer and producer credited for of such megastars as TLC, OutKast, Usher, and Toni Braxton. Toni's “Sex & Cigarettes” album entered the charts in the Top 5 and the “As Long As I Live” single was #1 on the charts for nine weeks. See Toni Braxton, SWV and Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds' only at the Prudential Center. (more...)

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for the Terrence McNally Documentary EVERY ACT OF LIFE
by Stage Tube - Oct 24, 2018

The official trailer has been released for the Terrence McNally documentary EVERY ACT OF LIFE.  The film is a love letter to Terrence's storied career as a playwright and his work in the fight for LGBT rights. It will be released on digital platforms and VOD on November 6th. (more...)

Colin Anderson and Gina Naomi Baez to Lead Argyle's THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2018

Let the bells peal!  Ring in the holidays with a classic tale.  Long Island's newest theatrical venue The Argyle Theatrepresents the musical The Hunchback of Notre Dame, based on the novel by Victor Hugo and songs from the Disney film originally developed by Disney Theatrical Productions, with music by Alan Menkin, lyrics by Stephen Schwartz, and book by Peter Parnell. (more...)

BWW Review: STILL NO IDEA, Royal Court
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Nov 4, 2018

In 2010, Lisa Hammond and Rachael Spence created a show called No Idea based entirely on what the general public said they should make a piece of theatre about. The result was an uncomfortable and comic take on how often disabled people are written out of the main narrative, becoming relegated to the sidelines as the main action happens without them. (more...)

Book Review: DRAMATIC EXCHANGES, ed. Daniel Rosenthal
by Marianka Swain - Nov 26, 2018

This fascinating tome offers an insider's history of the National Theatre, via some 800 letters exchanged between Artistic Directors, actors, directors, playwrights, politicians, agents, critics and more. From arcane trivia through to vigorous words on the very nature and purpose of drama, it's a theatre geek's must-have. (more...)

Scoop: Upcoming Guests on THE VIEW, 11/5-9
by TV Scoop - Nov 1, 2018

Get all the scoop on Upcoming Guests on THE VIEW, 11/5-9, airing on ABC on Monday, November 5, 2018! (more...)

HARRY & MEGHAN: A ROYAL ROMANCE on Lifetime Debuts as Cable's Best Original Movie of the Year in Key Demos
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2018

2.2 million Total Viewers said 'I Do' to the Lifetime original feature HARRY & Meghan: A Royal Romance on Sunday night, making it cable's best original movie of the year with Adults 25-54 (872,000), Adults 18-49 (742,000), Women 25-54 (662,000) and Women 18-49 (552,000), according to Nielsen Media Research. HARRY & Meghan: A Royal Romance was also Lifetime's highest delivering telecast since Beaches across all key demos. (more...)

Cape Fear Regional Theatre To Host Ground-Breaking Playwright Regina Taylor
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2018

The Gospel musical Crowns is one of the country's most produced musicals about women with courage, faith, and hats filled with joyful gospel music. Crowns is based on the beloved book by North Carolinians Michael Cunningham and Craig Marberry, which Regina Taylor adapted into the stage production. (more...)

Pittsburgh Playhouse CTC Announces Highly-Anticipated New Season
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2018

Point Park University will open the doors to its brand new four-story, state-of-the art Pittsburgh Playhouse with a highly-anticipated season featuring multiple award-winning, show-stopping productions including Cabaret, Sunday in the Park with George and History Boys. (more...)

Brief 3/9: Get a Sneak Peek at SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical, and More!
by Stephanie Wild - Mar 9, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: get a sneak peek at SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical, celebrate International Women's Day with the cast of COME FROM AWAY, and more! (more...)

UPDATE: ROCKTOPIA Explains Wage Discrepancy: 'We Are a Touring Concert'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2018

While Rocktopia gets ready to take its first official Broadway bow, its producers are Under Fire for offering its chorus members unfair wages. An official statement from the Actors' Equity Association reads: (more...)

Brief 3/7: Lin-Manuel Miranda Talks Bringing HAMILTON to Puerto Rico, and More!
by Stephanie Wild - Mar 7, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: go behind the scenes of KING KONG, Lin-Manuel Miranda talks about bringing HAMILTON to Puerto Rico, and Pasek and Paul dish on working with Alan Menken on ALADDIN! (more...)

Breaking: Have You Heard? Zach Adkins and Vicki Lewis Will Take Over as Dmitry and Countess Lily in ANASTASIA
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2018

Have you heard? Anastasia has found it's two newest stars! Beginning Tuesday, March 27th, Zach Adkins will assume the role of "Dmitry" and Vicki Lewis will join the company as "Countess Lily" in the hit Broadway musical ANASTASIA. Adkins is an original member of the Broadway company, currently appearing on stage at the Broadhurst Theatre in the ensemble. A perennial favorite, Lewis returns to the Broadway stage after starring in Chicago, Damn Yankees, and many more. (more...)

UPDATE: ROCKTOPIA Responds to AEA on Arrangement for Choir's Wages
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2018

While Rocktopia gets ready to take its first official Broadway bow, its producers are Under Fire for offering its chorus members unfair wages. An official statement from the Actors' Equity Association reads: (more...)

Planet Connections Presents 2018 Playwrights For A Cause: MY SEXUALITY IS...
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2018

'Each season, Playwrights For A Cause continues to raise awareness on topics of social justice while providing an opportunity for theater artists to share their creations. I couldn't be more excited about this seasons line-up of brilliant playwrights,' says Glory Kadigan, founder and curator of the annual Playwrights for a Cause benefit, hosted by Planet Connections Theatre Festivity. 'I'd also like to thank the Associate Artistic Director of the Theater at the 14th Street Y, David Stallings, for providing a home for our event.' (more...)

Arje Shaw's MOOLAH Will Make Its New York Premiere at the Roy Arias Stage II
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2018

Jones Street Productions presents the New York premiere of Moolah, a new comedy by Arje Shaw (The Gathering, Magic Hands Freddie). Directed by Charles Messina (A Room of My Own), the limited engagement plays 16 performances only, April 5 - 29 at Roy Arias Stage II (777 Eight Avenue, between 47th - 48th Streets). The official opening night is April 12 at 7:30PM. Tickets are currently on sale at Ovationtix.com. (more...)

Toni Braxton Releases New Album SEX & CIGARETTES Today
by TV News Desk - Mar 23, 2018

Toni Braxton, the multi-platinum 7-time Grammy Award®-winning icon of music, film, Broadway, and television, announces the release of her 9th studio album, SEX & CIGARETTES, today via Def Jam Recordings. The album includes hit singles “Deadwood”, “Long As I Live” and the provocative title track single “Sex & Cigarettes”. “Sex & Cigarettes” is basically a song about the movement of infidelity, the slow walk of it and how your heart feels when you have to admit this is happening,” Toni says. The music video for “Long As I Live” debuted last night on WE tv after the season 6 premiere of Braxton Family Values. This album sets the stage for the Sex & Cigarettes Tour this spring, with dates and ticket info to be announced in the weeks ahead. (more...)

Showtime To Offer Every Episode of THE TRADE Free to Non-Subscribers
by TV News Desk - Mar 2, 2018

For the first time in network history, SHOWTIME is offering a full series for free to non-subscribers. All episodes of its powerful five-part documentary series THE TRADE, which explores the devastating impact of the opioid epidemic on both sides of the border, are available now for free. The full season of THE TRADE is available on YouTube, SHO.com and the SHOWTIME stand-alone service's website Showtime.com, as well as across multiple TV and streaming providers' websites, apps and free On Demand channels. THE TRADE, which concludes its on-air run tonight at 9 p.m. ET/PT, is executive produced and directed by Oscar nominee and Emmy® winner Matthew Heineman (Cartel Land). (more...)

Photo Flash: Mccarter Presents The 15th Anniversary Production Of Regina Taylor's CROWNS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2018

Fifteen years after its world premiere at McCarter Theatre Center, Crowns is returning. When Yolanda's brother is killed on the streets of Chicago, the shaken teenager is sent to live with her grandmother in South Carolina, where she embarks on a journey toward discovering her place in the world, and in her family. Produced in association with Long Wharf Theatre, Crowns runs March 13 - April 1 in McCarter's Matthews Theatre. (more...)

Lifetime Sets Fall Premiere Dates, Plus Announces Deals With Toni Braxton & Queen Latifah
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2018

Lifetime continues to create thought-provoking storytelling that entertains and resonates with audiences with exciting new additions to its slate of movie and unscripted series that center on entertaining women. (more...)

Scoop: Coming Up on 100 CODE on WGN - Tuesday, July 3, 2018
by TV Scoop - Jun 29, 2018

Get all the scoop on 100 CODE on WGN - Tuesday, July 3, 2018! (more...)

Jessie Munro Releases New Single UNDER FIRE From Upcoming Album ON MY OWN
by TV News Desk - Jun 19, 2018

Twenty-three year-old Toronto born, Los Angeles based artist Jessie Munro has been mesmerizing audiences worldwide, with her stunning soulful vocals and sleek, modern-electro R&B/pop. Finding her start in classical music and musical theatre, Munro went on to attend the prestigious Berklee College of Music, propelling her songwriting abilities and giving her the musical maturity which is evident throughout her music. The soulful songstress is now preparing to release her Debut EP On My Own, a six-track release which tackles the stages of post break-up. (more...)

Scoop: Coming Up on Encore Broadcasts of THE CHEW 7/16 - 7/20 on ABC
by TV Scoop - Jul 9, 2018

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on Encore Broadcasts of THE CHEW 7/16 - 7/20, airing on ABC on Monday, July 9, 2018! (more...)

Scoop: Coming Up on 100 CODE on WGN - Today, July 3, 2018
by BWW News Desk - Jul 3, 2018

Get all the scoop on 100 CODE on WGN - Today, July 3, 2018! (more...)

Kevin Spacey Back Under Fire with Three New Sexual Assault Allegations
by BWW News Desk - Jul 3, 2018

Kevin Spacey is back in the headlines as People reports that three new claims of sexual assault have been made against the actor in the UK. Three different men have come forward with separate instances from Westminster in 1996, Lambeth in 2008 and Gloucester in 2013. (more...)

Lifetime Unveils Expanded Programming Slate with 75 Movie Titles for 2019
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2018

Lifetime Unveils Expanded Programming Slate with 75 Movie Titles for 2019 (more...)

Florida Studio Theatre Announces New Summer Play Reading Workshops
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2018

Following a well-received Sarasota Festival of New Plays this past spring, Florida Studio Theatre (FST) announces an addition to its New Play Development program. Three new works will be staged throughout the month of August featuring some of the latest work by George Brant, Barry Harman and Keith Herrmann, and Sandy Rustin. "Good comedies with exciting stories are hard to find and we have found three well-crafted tales from various eras, points of view, and comedic angles," shared FST Associate Artist Catherine Randazzo. Talkbacks will follow each reading, giving audiences the chance to engage with each piece more deeply, while also giving playwrights valuable feedback. These readings are free and open to the public, though reservations are required. (more...)

3RD ROCK FROM THE SUN Debuts Monday, July 16 on Laff
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2018

Laff, the country's first-ever, over-the-air broadcast television network devoted to comedy around-the-clock, will add to its sitcom hall of fame lineup on Monday, July 16 when 3rd Rock from the Sun joins the network's schedule. (more...)

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago And Malpaso Dance Company Join Forces At The Auditorium Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2019

Two internationally-renowned and innovative contemporary dance companies, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and Malpaso Dance Company, share the Auditorium Theatre's landmark stage on March 2 and 3, 2019 as part of the theatre's "Made in Chicago" 312 Dance Series. This two-night-only engagement features two world premieres: a work for Malpaso created by Chicago-based choreographer and former Hubbard Street dancer Robyn Mineko Williams, commissioned by the Auditorium, and a work set on Hubbard Street, choreographed by Malpaso Artistic Director Osnel Delgado and commissioned by Hubbard Street. (more...)

Amas Musical Theatre to Honor Jay Binder, Micki Grant & Leonid Poretsky, MD at Spring Benefit Concert
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2018

Amas Musical Theatre (Donna Trinkoff, Artistic Producer), New York City's award-winning pioneer in diversity and multi-ethnic casting in the performing arts since 1968, will celebrate its 49th Anniversary at its annual Gala Benefit on Monday, April 2, 2018 at the Baruch Performing Arts Center (East 25th Street between Lexington and 3rd Avenues). Honorary Chair for the event is Tony Award-nominated actor/singer and 2016 Rosie Award-winner Norm Lewis. Two-time Tony Award-nominee Brad Oscar will be Master of Ceremonies for the evening. (more...)

Scoop: HBO NOW's March 2019 Highlights
by TV Scoop - Feb 20, 2019

Get all the scoop on HBO NOW's March 2019 Highlights! (more...)

Scoop: Coming Up On THE BACHELOR on ABC - Monday, February 19, 2018
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2018

Scoop: Coming Up On THE BACHELOR on ABC - Monday, February 19, 2018 (more...)

BLACK PANTHER Leads Nominations for the NAACP IMAGE AWARDS
by TV News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

The nominees for the 50th NAACP Image Awards were exclusively announced today at the Television Critics Association's (TCA) TV One's joint press conference with Derrick Johnson, President and CEO of the NAACP and Alfred Liggins, Chairman and CEO of TV One. The winners will be revealed during the Two-Hour LIVE TV special airing on TV One on Saturday, March 30, 2019. (more...)

Scoop: Coming Up On THE BACHELOR on ABC - Monday, February 19, 2018
by TV Scoop - Feb 13, 2018

Scoop: Coming Up On THE BACHELOR on ABC - Monday, February 19, 2018 (more...)

Halsey Calls Out Victoria's Secret Fashion Show for Insensitive Comments
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2018

Billboard reports that, earlier this month, Victoria's Secret came Under Fire when its chief marketing officer, Ed Razek, made insensitive comments about plus-sized and transgender models. 'It's like, why doesn't your show do this? Shouldn't you have transsexuals in the show? No. No, I don't think we should. Well, why not? Because the show is a fantasy. It's a 42-minute entertainment special. That's what it is,” Razek told Vogue.  (more...)

ITVS Reaches Milestone with Over 100 Sundance Acceptances
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2018

ITVS announced today that, with four new films premiering at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2019, the organization has now funded and co-produced more than 100 Sundance premieres. Mandated by Congress in 1988 to address the lack of diverse voices in public media, ITVS has served as an incubator for filmmakers and a funder of more than 1400 films. The recipient of the 2017 Institutional Peabody Award, ITVS has been recognized for its “broad transformative impact on the media landscape.” (more...)

Comedian Louie Anderson Comes To UCPAC In Rahway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2018

Comedy legend Louie Anderson will grace the stage of Union County Performing Arts Center next month for a one-night-only performance. Anderson is one of the country's most recognized and adored comics, named "One of 100 Greatest Stand-up Comedians of All Time" by Comedy Central. His career has spanned over 30 years. (more...)

Scoop: Upcoming Guests on Encore Broadcasts of THE VIEW, 12/17-1/1
by TV Scoop - Dec 14, 2018

Get all the scoop on Upcoming Guests on Encore Broadcasts of THE VIEW, 12/17-1/1, airing on ABC on Monday, December 17, 2018! (more...)

Claire Foy and Chuck Lorre to be Honored at the CRITIC'S CHOICE AWARDS
by TV News Desk - Dec 14, 2018

Actress Claire Foy and producer Chuck Lorre will receive very special honors at the 24th annual Critics' Choice Awards gala, the Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) and the Broadcast Television Journalists Association (BTJA) announced today.  (more...)

Showtime's THE TRADE Wins Top Episodic Series at the International Documentary Association Awards
by TV News Desk - Dec 10, 2018

The timely five-episode SHOWTIME docuseries THE TRADE has won the prestigious 2018 International Documentary Association (IDA) award for top Episodic Series. Directed and executive produced by Oscar nominee and Emmy® winner Matthew Heineman (A Private War, Cartel Land), who was honored with fellow executive producer Pagan Harleman, THE TRADE is a continuation of his searing examination of the border drug trade. THE TRADE made its world premiere earlier this year at the 2018 Sundance Film and debuted on SHOWTIME in February. (more...)

Watch: Bad Wolves Joined By Special Guests Onstage This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2018

Bad Wolves were joined by two very special guests this weekend at the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, New Jersey while on the biggest rock tour of the summer.  (more...)

Blood Orange Releases Video For SAINT
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2018

The video for “Saint”, from the new Blood Orange album Negro Swan, was released today. The video was directed by Devonté Hynes. (more...)

VIDEO: Watch Bad Wolves' Tommy Vext Perform 'Zombie' with His Mother
by Stage Tube - Aug 27, 2018

Bad Wolves were joined by two very special guests this weekend at the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, New Jersey while on the biggest rock tour of the summer.  Prior to the performance of the band's platinum single “Zombie”, frontman Tommy Vext introduced shredding instrumentalist Angel Vivaldi on guitar, later to be joined by his mother on stage in a special moment.   (more...)

Julie Taymor to Receive the Honorary Maverick Award at the 19th Annual Woodstock Film Festival
by TV News Desk - Aug 21, 2018

The Woodstock Film Festival is thrilled to announce its 2018 top honorary award recipients: Tony®, Emmy®, and Grammy® winning and Oscar® nominated filmmaker, Julie Taymor will receive the honorary Maverick Award at the 19th annual Woodstock Film Festival. Oscar® nominated and Emmy® award-winning director Matthew Heineman will receive the Filmmaker Award of Distinction during that same time. The Maverick Awards ceremony takes place on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Backstage Studio Productions in Kingston, NY. Additionally, Heineman's feature narrative debut, A PRIVATE WAR, starring Rosamund Pike, Jamie Dornan and Stanley Tucci will close the film festival on the evening of Sunday, October 14th and Taymor's globally renowned ACROSS THE UNIVERSE will have a special tribute screening on the morning of October 14th. Both films will be followed by Q&As. The 19th annual Woodstock Film Festival takes place from October 10-14, 2018.  (more...)

BWW Review: THE STAR SEEKERS, National Theatre
by Dzifa Benson - Aug 15, 2018

The Dorfmann Theatre within the National Theatre complex is proving to be an even more versatile space than promised when it reopened after refurbishment in 2014. (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: Konversations with Keeme: A Chat with HUNCHBACL Stars Patrick Tombs and Gina Naomi Baez
by Konversations with Keeme - Aug 15, 2018

Thirteen year old Ajibola Tajudeen, better known as Keeme, is the host of New Paradigm Theatre's brand new web series debuting here on BroadwayWorld. 'Konversations with Keeme' is show where Keeme interviews seasoned television and film professionals like Tamara Tunieof Law and Order: Special Victims Unit and Renee Lawless of Tyler Perry's The Have and the Have Nots, as well as Broadway veterans such as Emmy and Grammy winner, Paul Bogaev, Emmy-nominated Scott Bryce, and Broadway pros Christine Dwyer, Kelly Grant, Juwan Crawley and more. (more...)

Chautauqua's 20th Anniversary History Alive Festival Announced
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2018

Greenville Chautauqua celebrates its 20th Anniversary History Alive Festival. Get ready to discover that we are stronger than we think - that courage can be learned - and that we can get braver. These are times that try men's souls. And turbulent times forge muscles of grit. Five historic leaders, who in times of great adversity learned to become courageous, are coming to the Chautauqua History Alive Festival. And they want to talk with us.  And all the shows are FREE! (Nominal charge for shows in Asheville, NC) (more...)

Harriet Harris, Julie White & Christopher Sieber to Announce 2018 Drama League Award Nominees
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2018

The Drama League has announced, today, Tony® Award-winners Harriet Harris, Julie White, and Tony Award-nominee Christopher Sieber will announce the2018 Drama League Awards Nominees. (more...)

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