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

    3 hrs ago | 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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  2. Casting and Dates Announced For The Us Tour Of Inua Ellam's Barber Shop ChroniclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Casting and venue information was announced today for the US tour of Inua Ellams ' celebrated play Barber Shop Chronicles. The full cast is: The runaway success of Inua Ellams ' highly acclaimed play Barber Shop Chronicles continues with the tour of the United States and Canada this autumn.

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  3. Slow & Steady Records Announces Release of SLUGish Ensemble's 'An Eight Out of Nine'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Slow & Steady Records announces the release of SLUGish Ensemble's debut album, An Eight Out Of Nine . Seeking musical therapy as a relationship was coming to end, SLUGish leader Steven Lugerner revisited a selection of "go-to" nostalgic recordings by many of his favorite artists.

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  4. Berkeley Rep Names Johanna Pfaelzer New Artistic DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Berkeley Repertory Theatre today announced that Johanna Pfaelzer will become the new artistic director of the award-winning theatre company. The appointment comes following Tony Taccone 's previously announced departure in January 2017.

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  5. Video: Go Inside The Costumes Of a Doll's House Part 2 at Berkeley RepRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Berkeley Repertory Theatre 's A Doll's House, Part 2, written by Lucas Hnath and directed by Les Waters , began performances yesterday and runs through Sunday, October 21. Individual tickets begin at $30 and can be purchased online at berkeleyrep.org or by phone at 510 647-2949 beginning August 12, 2018. Subscription tickets are available now.

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  6. Cellist Bonnie Hampton To Rejoin Faculty Of SFCMRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The San Francisco Conservatory of Music today announces the appointment of Bonnie Hampton to its chamber music and cello faculty. Hampton previously served as a member of SFCM's cello faculty from 1973 to 2003.

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  7. Berkeley Playhouse To Kick Off 11th Season With DREAMGIRLSRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | 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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  8. San Francisco Early Music Society Announces 2018-19 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | BroadwayWorld.com

    One of the nation's leading organizations for the advancement of early music, the San Francisco Early Music Society has announced its 2018-19 season featuring some of the most exciting early music practitioners here and abroad in nine wide-ranging programs. The season runs from October 12 through May 19, with concerts presented in Palo Alto, Berkeley and San Francisco.

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  9. Steven Lugerner's Slow & Steady Records Announces Release of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Slow & Steady Records announces the release of SLUGish Ensemble's debut album, An Eight Out Of Nine. Seeking musical therapy as a relationship was coming to end, SLUGish leader Steven Lugerner revisited a selection of "go-to" nostalgic recordings by many of his favorite artists.

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  10. BWW Flashback: Watch Broadway-Bound Ain't Too Proud Take Over DC and BerkeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    As BroadwayWorld reported last night , the new musical Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of the Temptations will bring the incredible true story of the greatest R&B group of all time to Broadway in Spring 2019 at the legendary Imperial Theatre . Additional information will be announced shortly.

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  11. Ars Minerva Presents the Modern World Premiere of 1738 OperaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Ars Minerva, a five-year-old nonprofit acclaimed for its resurrections of forgotten operas from the Italian Baroque, has announced its fall presentation: Giovanni Porta's IFIGENIA IN AULIDE, which runs for two nights only, November 30 to December 1, at ODC Theater in San Francisco. Performances begin at 7:30 p.m. This will be the opera's first staging since its premiere in Munich in 1738.

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  12. Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of Shark Tank on Abc - Wednesday, September 5, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    "Episode 918" - Two health conscious entrepreneurs from Redwood City, California, introduce the sharks to their guilt-free sweet treat; three athletes from Berkeley, California, share their magic solution for when a shower isn't possible and you're in the thick of a stinky situation; brothers from Oak Forest and Chicago, Illinois, present their pricing tool that collects spare change to help student loan borrowers; an entrepreneur from Wheeling, Illinois, presents his patented technology geared toward athletes, which helps secure and swap weights quickly and safely, on "Shark Tank," WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 5 , on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.

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  13. VIDEO: Behind the Scenes of Berkeley Repertory Theatre's Meet...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Berkeley Repertory Theatre presents A Doll's House, Part 2, written by Lucas Hnath and directed by Les Waters , which begins previews on Thursday, September 6 and runs through Sunday, October 21. Individual tickets begin at $30 and can be purchased online at berkeleyrep.org or by phone at 510 647-2949 beginning August 12, 2018. Subscription tickets are available now.

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  14. San Francisco Jazz Singer Noa Levy to Release Her Debut Ep Take TwoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    With a beautiful, rounded voice and a magnetic stage presence, NOA LEVY is a unique and charismatic female vocalist and performer who sings across genres - Jazz, Rock, Cabaret, Musicals, and Pop. She has set a worldwide digital release date of August 17, 2018, for her recently recorded debut TAKE TWO EP, a thoughtful collection of Jazz arrangements featuring NOA LEVY in a duo format with three different instrumentalists.

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  15. BWW Interview: Harriet D. Foy Is Transforming in the House that Will not StandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    When the playwright Marcus Gardley approached Harriet D. Foy about portraying Makeda in the original production of his electrifying comedic drama The House That Will Not Stand , it was an offer she couldn't dream of refusing. "My dearest friend Marcus wrote a play with me in mind specifically," Foy said.

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  16. San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus Season Includes Billy Porter and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Following a historic season of firsts-including a soul-affirming, life-changing tour of the South, a groundbreaking world premiere, a one-night-only homecoming concert, and unprecedented outreach to Bay Area youth-San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus announces the lineup for Season 41. Featuring the 250 men of the chorus, the season includes TRIBUTE: Our 40th Birthday, a momentous 40th birthday concert at San Francisco's St. Ignatius Catholic Church on Friday, October 26, 2018; Brassy and Sassy, a brand-new festive seasonal show at San Francisco's Nourse Theater on December 7-8, 2018; The Brits Are Coming!, a salute to the musical genres, artists, and bands that have come from the United Kingdom on March 21, 2019 at San Francisco's Davies Symphony Hall; and Queens, a celebration of the rebel drag queens of the Stonewall Inn riots era with special guest Tony Award winner Billy Porter at San ... (more)

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  17. Single Tickets Now On Sale for Berkeley Rep's Anniversary SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Celebrating its 50th anniversary season, Berkeley Repertory Theatre announced today that single tickets for all shows in its 2018-19 subscription season will be available to the general public beginning Sunday, August 12. Prices for tickets to individual shows vary by performance day and seating section and are subject to change based on availability. Multi-show packages will remain on sale and continue to provide Berkley Rep subscribers with the best seats at the consistently lowest prices.

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  18. New Aviation Book, 'Venture Into the Stratosphere' Takes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    NEW YORK and PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ Morgan James ' new transportation book release, Venture Into the Stratosphere: Flying the First Jetliners by Dominic Colvert of Palo Alto, contains true memoirs from the golden days of commercial aviation. It is for anyone that is interested in aviation-the secrets of the flight deck and how the monumental growth in flight safety came about.

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  19. Roundtree Press Releases Biography of Peet's Coffee Founder August...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Roundtree Press, an imprint of Cameron + Company, is releasing journalist Jasper Houtman's biography of Alfred Peet-The Coffee Visionary: The Life & Legacy of Alfred Peet-on Tuesday, August 7. Part biography, part history of the coffee industry, the book provides a look behind the curtain at this unique, captivating beverage. When Alfred Peet opened Peet's Coffee, Tea & Spices in Berkeley, California, in 1966, and started selling small batches of on-site, hand-roasted coffee beans, the renowned roastmaster had no way of knowing that he was brewing a coffee revolution and defining the coffee culture we know and love today.

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  20. League of American Orchestras Announces New Appointments to Board of DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Alan Mason, Jennifer Mondie, Trine Sorensen, and Alan D. Valentine have been appointed to the League of American Orchestras' Board of Directors. The League is a membership organization comprised of more than 2,000 orchestras and individuals from across North America.

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