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Sunday, August 20, 2017

Sunday Scoop Week of 8/20/17 - What's Happening This Week or Coming Up Soon

Upcoming at State Theatre New Jersey:
Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals
15 Livingston Ave.
New Brunswick, NJ


Friday August 25, 2017 8:00 PM
Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals

For more information or to purchase tickets visit 
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Upcoming at iPlay America:
Ring of Combat 25
110 Schank Rd.
Freehold, NJ

Warehouse 100     
Doors 6:00 PM – First Fight 7:00 PM

Legendary fight promoter Lou Neglia and Dead Serious MMA have joined forces to bring Ring of Combat 25 to iPlay America. Dead Serious MMA is an organization that is on the move and making an impact in the
 mixed martial arts fight community. Dead Serious is taking their fighters to the next level and helping them to achieve their goals! Dead Serious is a feeder program for Lou Neglia’s Ring of Combat which is the number one promotion in the USA for sending fighters to the UFC! Make your reservations NOW to experience all the excitement, action and thrills you can only find in the Ring of Combat!

For more information or to purchase tickets visit 
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PR Firm Roundup

News from BroadwayCon

TICKETS ON SALE NOW FOR
BROADWAYCON INDUSTRY DAY
CURATED BY SITUATION

BroadwayCon is pleased to announce that tickets for BroadwayCon Industry Day are now on sale. Curated by Situation, a digital-first marketing agency with deep Broadway roots, BroadwayCon Industry Day will bring together industry leaders and professionals with a wide array of expertise to discuss new and inventive ways to foster the Broadway fan experience. BroadwayCon Industry Day will take place on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan. Tickets can be purchased at BroadwayCon.com/IndustryTickets.

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TONY AWARD-WINNING MUSICAL
COME FROM AWAY
COMES TO BROADWAYCON

BroadwayCon is thrilled to announce that Tony Award-winning musical Come From Away joins BroadwayCon 2018. As part of MainStage programming, this Come From Away panel will feature a conversation with the cast and creative team on the journey from Gander to Broadway.
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News from DKC/O&M

AMY SCHUMER TO MAKE BROADWAY DEBUT I
N STEVE MARTIN'S NEW PLAY
METEOR SHOWER

HITS BROADWAY THIS FALL

PREVIEWS BEGIN WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 1

AT THE BOOTH THEATRE

OPENING NIGHT SET FOR WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 29

TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE

 Tony Award-nominated playwright and comedy-world icon Steve Martin’s new play,Meteor Shower, will premiere on Broadway this fall in a production starring Emmy Award-winner Amy Schumer in her Broadway debut; Emmy Award-winner Keegan-Michael Key, also in his Broadway debut; Tony Award-winner Laura Benanti; and Alan Tudyk; and directed by four-time Tony Award-winner Jerry Zaks.  Previews begin Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at Broadway’s Booth Theatre (222 West 45th Street).  Opening night is set for Wednesday, November 29

It’s a hot night in Ojai, California, and Corky (Schumer) and her husband Norm (Tudyk) are having another couple over for dinner.  Laura (Benanti) and Gerald (Key), though, aren't looking for a casual evening of polite small talk with new friends.  Eventually, the two couples find themselves in a marital free-fall matched in velocity and peril only by the smoldering space rocks tearing through the sky.

Tickets are currently on sale, and can be purchased via Telecharge.com or by visiting MeteorOnBroadway.com. 

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News from Karen Greco PR

Songbook Summit Concludes 
With Richard Rodgers
59E59 Theatres
59 E. 59 St.
New York, NY

August 22 - 27
The legendary Richard Rodgers, arguably the greatest influence on the American musical, wraps up the SONGBOOK SUMMIT. Musical selections feature 'My Favorite Things,' 'Blue Moon,' 'My Funny Valentine,' 'Bewitched Bothered and Bewildered,’ and more!

Peter Anderson (tenor sax, clarinet), Will Anderson (alto sax, clarinet, flute) and Molly Ryan (vocals) perform as part of a sextet that includes Jeb Patton (piano), Tardo Hammer (piano), Steve Ash (piano),Clovis Nicolas (bass), Neal Miner (bass), and Philip Stewart (drums).

For more information or to purchase tickets visit www.59e59.org

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What's on at the wild project



August 21 - August 26
The Inaugural East Village Queer Film Festival, hosted by Lola Rock’n’Rolla
Produced by Wild Project in association with New York No Limits

The East Village Queer Film Festival (EVQ) celebrates queer film in all its glorious diversity. The festival embraces an inclusive Queer identity, featuring films that entertain, explore and promote queer-themed issues, work by and featuring LGBTQ artists, as well as work inspired by the expanded innovative and audacious downtown Queer avant garde.

In addition to screenings of feature length films, shorts, webisodes and music videos, the unique “Future Cult Classics” category is included in the festival to highlight Queer B-Movies of all genres from Horror, Sci-fi, Exploitation, and more. The category will feature films by artists whose inspiration comes from the work of John Waters, Roger Corman, Wes Craven, Walter Hill, and by artists who root for the shark in JAWS.

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Ireland’s acclaimed new writing company Fishamble returns to 59E59 Theaters with CHAROLAIS 

59E59 Theaters (Val Day, Artistic Director; Brian Beirne, Managing Director) is thrilled to welcome the US premiere of CHAROLAIS, written and performed by Noni Stapleton and directed by Bairbre NĂ­ Chaoimh. Produced by Fishable: The New Play Company,CHAROLAIS begins performances on Tuesday, August 29 for a limited engagement through Sunday, September 24Press Opening is Thursday, August 31 at 7:30 PM. The performance schedule isTuesday - Thursday at 7:30 PM; Friday at 8:30 PM; Saturday at 2:30 PM and 8:30 PM; and Sunday at 3:30 PM and 7:30 PMPerformances are at 59E59 Theaters (59 East 59th Street, between Park and Madison Avenues). Single tickets are $25 ($20 for 59E59 Members).

A passionate love triangle ensues when a rural Irish woman and a sexy French singing Charolais heifer vie for a farmer's attentions. Called “a fast paced, witty, and intensely emotional tale filled with laughter, loss and despair” by the Irish Times, CHAROLAIS is a multi award-winning (and Susan Smith Blackburn nominated) play about the rivalry between a woman and a cow.

 To purchase tickets, call Ticket Central at (212) 279-4200 or visit www.59e59.org
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News from Polk and Co.

Final Week

ROUNDABOUT THEATRE COMPANY’s
Critically acclaimed productions of

AND

NAPOLI, BROOKLYN

Will Conclude Their Strict Limited Runs August 27

Marvin’s Room is playing on Broadway at the American Airlines Theatre.
Napoli, Brooklyn is Off-Broadway at the Laura Pels Theatre at the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre.

TICKET INFORMATION:
All single tickets for Marvin’s Room are $47-$147 and tickets for Napoli, Brooklyn are $79. Tickets are available by calling212.719.1300, online at roundabouttheatre.org, and in person at any Roundabout box office: American Airlines Theatre Box office (227 West 42nd Street); The Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre (111 W 46th Street) and Studio 54 (254 West 54th Street). All single tickets are $47-$147.
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The Lightening Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
ORIGINAL CAST OF THE OFF-BROADWAY HIT REUNITES
FOR A ONE-NIGHT-ONLY EVENT

FEATURING
CHRIS McCARRELL, CARRIE COMPERE, SARAH BETH PFEIFER,
JONATHAN RAVIV, JAMES HAYDEN RODRIGUEZ, GEORGE SALAZAR,
& KRISTIN STOKES

MONDAY, AUGUST 28 AT 7PM
AT THE GREEN ROOM 42

 The original cast members of the Off-Broadway hit, The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical will reunite for a one-night-only special event concert and album signing on Monday, August 28 at 7pm at The Green Room 42, hosted by composer and lyricist Rob Rokicki. Tickets are available for $30 at OvationTix.com

In celebration of the recent cast album release, which debuted at #3 on the Billboard Cast Album chart, this one-night-only event will feature never before heard cut songs from the musical.

TICKET INFORMATION:
General Seating $30
No food/drink minimum per person

For tickets and more information, please visit OvationTix.com 
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And that's the scoop. Tune in tomorrow for another Talking Topic.

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