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  1. New York Phil Presents New York Stories: Threads of Our CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BroadwayWorld.com

    The New York Philharmonic will present New York Stories: Threads of Our City, January 14-27, 2019, two weeks of concerts and events examining New York City's roots as a city of immigrants. It will center on the World Premiere of Julia Wolfe 's Fire in my mouth, co-commissioned by the New York Philharmonic , which reflects on the New York garment industry at the turn of the 20th century and the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire, which killed 146 garment workers, most of them young immigrants.

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  2. Photo Flash: the Wizard of Oz Flies Into Berkeley PlayhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Founded in 2007 by professional theatre actor, director, and teacher for over 25 years, Elizabeth McKoy, Berkeley Playhouse's mission is to create theatre and programs that engage, ignite, and celebrate diverse Bay Area audiences through a thriving conservatory, a professional season, educational outreach, and a commitment to the development of new family musicals. In support of our mission, we maintain and enhance the historic Julia Morgan Theater.

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  3. Netflix Announces Six New Animated ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Nearly 60% of Netflix members on a global basis enjoy kids and family content every month, so the company today unveiled a robust slate of animated event programming - both feature films and original series - to give kids and families around the world more of what they love. The six all-new projects together with Netflix's previously announced titles now comprise a slate that features a variety of animation styles - including CG , 2D , and stop-motion .

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  4. Amie Penwell Releases Bold New Album 'Windows,' Out 11/6Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 5 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Musician Amie Penwell is gearing up to release her new album "Windows," on Tuesday, November 6th, just in time for Election Day. With two singles from the album in tow, "Window," and "Unstoppable," respectively, Penwell has been turning heads with her gorgeous and skillfully crafted pieces As the record dives further into her musical ambitions, Penwell brings elements of Rock, with dashes of R&B and Soul on the side; providing a well-rounded release.

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  5. Hip-Hop Orchestra & Theater Bring Healing During Cultural DivideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Three established Bay Area performance organizations are coming together to create a new immersive multidisciplinary experience, offering a future vision of catharsis, engagement, and optimism, so needed in this cultural moment. The powerful storytelling of Crowded Fire Theater and playwright Star Finch, the musical and poetic impetus of Ensemble Mik Nawooj, and the diverse and unique physical rhythms of AXIS Dance Company come together at the beautiful Bayview Opera House Ruth Williams Memorial Theatre.

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  6. Alice Tumbles Into Wonderland For A Rock & Roll Adventure, 11/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    But beware! Everything will get "curi'user and curi'user," as Alice questions who she is and what her destiny will be. Wonderland: Alice's Rock & Roll Adventure plays weekends, November 17 - January 6, at BACT's Berkeley Theatre Center, 2055 Center Street, Berkeley, CA 94704 and then moves to San Francisco and Sunnyvale.

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  7. BWW Review: American Premiere of OPPENHEIMER Initiates Rogue Machine Move to VeniceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Those who lived through the World War II years will certainly recognize the name of ambitious and charismatic J. Robert Oppenheimer, the Berkeley-trained scientist who found himself called upon to spearhead the largest scientific undertaking in all of human history: the Manhattan Project and the creation of the Atomic bomb which the United States government believed would bring about a swift end to World War II. And although it did that, what was the cost on those involved with the project or subjected to its first tests without proper protection from the released radiation, as well as those in Hiroshima and Nagasaki when the bombs were exploded over those cities.

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  8. Bay Area Children's Theatre Presents Two Musical Events For ToddlersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Tickets are going fast for both events. For babies as well as toddlers, BACT is presenting Good Night, Gorilla, its latest Theatre for the Very Young production-an interactive, music-filled, multisensory theatrical experience during which children aged six months to three years can freely explore their surroundings and participate in the story being told onstage.

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  9. Aurora Theatre Company Presents Next Phase Of Beth Wilmurt's Olga- a Farewell ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Aurora Theatre Company presents the special limited engagement of the second outing of OLGA - A Farewell Concert, a work-in-continual-progress created by Beth Wilmurt and Her Band. Aurora commissioned the piece in 2017 as part of the company's Originate + Generate new works initiative to promote the creation of forward-looking theater.

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  10. The Wallis Presents Renowned Cellist Alisa Weilerstein Performing The Complete Bach Cello SuitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Renowned cellist Alisa Weilerstein , recipient of a 2011 MacArthur "Genius" Fellowship, brings her technical precision and impassioned musicianship to the extraordinary task of performing all six Bach unaccompanied solo Cello Suites in a single evening on Friday, November 9, 2018, at 7:30 pm, in the Bram Goldsmith Theater at The Wallis. This season marks only the third in which she has ventured to perform all six in one evening, after years of playing the pieces individually.

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  11. Why Not Theatre Presents A Season Of Award-Winning, Pioneering, And...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Under Artistic Director Ravi Jain , Managing Director Owais Lightwala and Executive Producer Kelly Read, Why Not Theatre presents a season of award-winning, pioneering, and thought-provoking theatre, created in Canada and around the world, for 2018/19. The fall begins with continued development workshops of Mahabharata, developed by Why Not Theatre in partnership with Shaw Festival for the 2020 season.

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  12. South Coast Repertory Sets Reading Of Euraka Day By Jonathan SpectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The first of three Monday evening new-play readings at South Coast Repertory for the 2018-19 season will be Eureka Day by Jonathan Spector. The NewSCRipts reading on Monday, Oct. 22, at 7:30 p.m., is directed by Jennifer Chambers .

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  13. Richard Diebenkorn Exhibition Announced At Frederick R. Weisman MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Pepperdine University's Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art will present Richard Diebenkorn: Beginnings, 1942-1955 from Saturday, January 12, 2019 until Sunday, March 31, 2019, the exhibition's only Southern California venue. A special opening reception will be held Sunday, January 13 from 2-4 p.m. There is no admission charge and the public is invited to attend.

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  14. Nilaja Sun Returns to Berkeley Rep With Pike St.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Berkeley Rep announced today that Obie Award-winning performer Nilaja Sun will return with her tour-de-force solo show Pike St., directed by Ron Russell . Hailed as "Full of vivid life" by the New York Times, this limited engagement will run Saturday, November 17, 2018 through Sunday, December 16, 2018.

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  15. Photo Flash: Berkeley Playhouse Kicks Off 11th Season With DREAMGIRLS:Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Berkeley Playhouse opens their eleventh season of professional theater for family audiences with the legendary Broadway musical, Dreamgirls. One of the most celebrated American musicals of the 20th century, Dreamgirls was inspired by the stories and rise of R&B's most popular superstars, including The Supremes , James Brown , and the roster of artists that helped change the landscape of popular music in the 60s and 70s.

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  16. Theater Latté Da Announces The Off-Broadway Cast Of All is Calm: the Christmas Truce of 1914Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Theater Latte Da announces the cast of ALL IS CALM: THE CHRISTMAS TRUCE OF 1914, the poignant musical theatre work about the World War I Christmas truce, to receive an off-Broadway debut at the Sheen Center for Thought & Culture in New York City, presented by Laura Little Theatrical Productions. Created by Peter Rothstein , the production combines period songs and firsthand accounts of this remarkable event and has become an annual holiday classic.

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  17. Review Roundup: a Dolls House Part 2 at Berkeley RepRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Berkeley Repertory Theatre presents A Doll's House, Part 2, written by Lucas Hnath and directed by Les Waters , which continues through Sunday, October 21. Who's that knocking on the door? Nora is back in this audacious Tony Award-nominated comedy. It's been 15 years since she slammed that same door on her marriage and children in the revolutionary final scene of Ibsen's signature play.

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  18. San Francisco Playhouse Presents You Mean to do Me HarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    San Francisco Playhouse kicks off its 2018/19 Mainstage series-the theater's 16th season presenting diverse and dynamic works-with Christopher Chen 's You Mean to Do Me Harm, which was originally commissioned by the Playhouse and premiered in its Sandbox Series last season. Bill English will direct.

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  19. Cap UCLA presents Barber Shop ChroniclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance presents the West Coast premiere of Nigerian-born, UK-based poet, playwright and performer Inua Ellams ' celebrated play Barber Shop Chronicles , a co-production of Fuel, National Theatre and West Yorkshire Playhouse , from Thursday, Oct. 18 to Saturday, Oct. 20 at 8 p.m. at the Freud Playhouse, UCLA. Tickets for $29-$59 are available now at cap.ucla.edu , 310-825-2101, Ticketmaster and the UCLA Central Ticket Office.

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  20. Entrepreneurial College Professor Chad Rico Is a 'Myth'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Chad Rico is a budding hip hop artist with a curriculum vitae of epic proportions. His new single release, "New Level," on his label Gold & Gems, is not just a repetitive song refrain but a bold declaration from a music artist who is also a college math professor, entrepreneurial clothing manufacturer/designer, filmmaker and world traveler! "New Level" the debut single from his upcoming EP, titled "Myth," is just the tip of a very deep iceberg from a young man who has been making mad, mythic moves since the age of three! The seven track EP is a collection of rap songs as varied as the 35 countries the 31-year-old has visited and reflect the flavor of his nuanced experiences.

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