BWW Review: Nashville Rep’s Sparkling SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE Caps An Impressive 2018-19 Season (Broadway World Nashville)
Oh, those wacky Brits: They love their comedy dry, broad and often rather lowbrow, they adore mistaken identities, hijinks in the bedchamber and a bit with a dog. And that, gentle readers, is exactly what is delivered in the deliciously irreverent, surprisingly heartfelt Shakespeare in Love – Lee Hall’s stage adaptation of the 1999 Oscar-winning best film of the same name – now onstage at Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Johnson Theatre in a sparkling new production from Nashville Repertory Theatre.
’Best friends’ Laird, Dean, McKenna delight opening night crowd at Tin Pan South (NowPlayingNashville)
Hit songwriters Luke Laird, Barry Dean and Lori McKenna packed 3rd and Lindsley nightclub for an opening night set at the 27th Annual Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival, which runs through Saturday at various Nashville venues.
UFC Nashville: Anthony Pettis knocks out Stephen Thompson in main event (Tennessean)
For the first time since April 2017, the mixed martial arts event returned to Nashville on Saturday. Bridgestone Arena played host to UFC Fight Night 148, featuring welterweights Stephen Thompson and Anthony Pettis in the main event on ESPN+.
Khalid, Brandi Carlile, Kelly Clarkson to Sing at ACM Awards (U.S. News & Word Report)
The ACM Awards will feature collaborations between pop star Khalid and Kane Brown, three-time Grammy-winner Brandi Carlile with Dierks Bentley and pop star Kelly Clarkson pulling double-duty with performances with both Jason Aldean and Dan + Shay.
The Nashville Food Project to Simmer With Guest Chef Dinners (Nashville Scene)
Some top figures in the city’s culinary scene will bring together good food and ideas .Stretching throughout the spring and summer, this series of intimate dinners will be limited to 50 to 60 guests per event and will feature local chefs, authors and notable figures in Nashville’s culinary community preparing meals and teaching about what food and food security means to them.
‘It All Begins With a Song’ Documentary Aptly Adds to Tin Pan South Fest Experience (NowPlayingNashville)
The award-winning full-length documentary “It All Begins With a Song: The Story of the Nashville Songwriter” appropriately gets a showing at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum as part of the 27th annual Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival.
Shark Tank holding casting call in Nashville (WKRN)
Shark Tank is coming to Nashville to hold an open casting call on Thursday, March 28! The casting call will be in the Creative Arts Building at The Nashville Fairgrounds. Hopeful entrepreneurs normally start lining up about 8am, so it would be smart to get there early.
MGM Resorts International releases rendering of hotel at Nashville Yards site (Fox 17 Nashville)
Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG) is joining MGM in the development with their focus on the entertainment aspects of the development. This includes a 4,000 capacity music venue, a Regal Cinemas luxury theater complex, and a bowling/entertainment venue.