As a 14 year old youth, Walter was transfixed by his first Broadway Show, the original production of 'GREASE'. His Journey to celebrity photojournalism began that fateful night. Meeting, photographing and getting to know the cast inspired him to spend his professional life doing what he loved. Currently headlining in New Jersey with his partner Richard and family members Dali (Jack Russell) & Gala (Schnoodle). Recently he made his Broadway debut sharing the stage with Hugh Jackman in 'Hugh Jackman on Broadway' as well as receiving the Actors' Equity Association Gypsy Spirit Award. Walter McBride Photography is syndicated worldwide by Getty Images.
Rehearsals are underway for the Broadway premiere of Prince of Broadway, a musical celebration that highlights the extraordinary six-decade career of director and producer Harold Prince. Prince of Broadway will start previews Thursday, August 3, 2017 for a Thursday, August 24, 2017 opening night at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street).Photo Coverage: CHARLIE & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Celebrates 100 Sweet Performances! July 20, 2017
Curvy Widow, a new musical comedy with a book by Bobby Goldman, music and lyrics byDrew Brody(Broadway: Oh Hello; Cutman), and directed byPeter Flynn(Rhapsody in Seth; Two Rooms), will play at theWestside Theatre(407 West 43rd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). Performances for the open-ended engagement begin July 20 and opening night is set for August 3.Photo Coverage: Liz Callaway Previews THE BEAT GOES ON at Feinstein's/54 Below July 18, 2017
Broadway favoriteLiz Callawayreturns to Feinstein's/54 Below this summer with an evening of music from the 1960s calledThe Beat Goes On. Featuring pop hits of the era and music from Broadway and the movies, the show also includes songs from her iconic albumThe Beat Goes On.Up On The Marquee: THE BAND'S VISIT July 15, 2017
An Egyptian Police Band arrives in Israel to play a concert. After a mix-up at the border, they are sent to a remote village in the middle of the desert. With no bus until morning and no hotel in sight, these unlikely travelers are taken in by the locals. Under the spell of the desert sky, their lives become intertwined in the most unexpected ways. The Band's Visit celebrates the deeply human ways music and laughter connect us all.Up On The Marquee: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND July 15, 2017
Harold Prince is a legend in the American theatre - the acclaimed director and producer behind a long list of America's most iconic musicals and the winner of a staggering, record-breaking 21 Tony Awards. Now, he's bringing together six decades of magical moments in a new musical event, Prince of Broadway.Photo Coverage: Patti LuPone & Christine Ebersole Discuss WAR PAINT CD Release July 15, 2017
Just yesterday, the stars of Broadway's hit musical Waitress, Betsy Wolfe, Drew Gehling and Joe Tippett, put their taste buds to the test. The trio tasted pies to celebrate thepublication of the Waitress-inspired cookbook Sugar, Butter, Flour: The Waitress Pie Cookbook, Recipes from the Files of Jenna Hunterson.Up on the Marquee: Michael Moore's THE TERMS OF MY SURRENDER June 28, 2017
Adapted and directed by Icke and Macmillan, 1984 officially arrives in New York this evening on the heels of four wildly successful U.K. runs. The strictly limited engagement began performances on May 18, 2017, and opened last night on Broadway at the new Hudson Theatre. Check out photos from the opening night celebration below!Photo Coverage: BEAUTIFUL Company Unveils Sing for Hope Piano! June 22, 2017
Just yesterday, the cast of Broadway's Beautiful gathered for apop-up performance of some of Carole King's most famous hits, at a piano designed by the cast to celebrate Carole King's story. Each of the records on the piano represent the 14 Carole King songs in the show with lyrics from the title song, "Beautiful," on the front of the piano. After the month of June, the piano will be donated to a school in need.Photo Coverage: Go Inside Rehearsal for ME THE PEOPLE: THE TRUMP AMERICA MUSICAL June 22, 2017
Me The People: The Trump America Musical, a new musical revue with a book and lyrics by Nancy Holson (Bush Wars, The News in Revue on PBS - 5 Emmy Awards, Ludwig Live!), and directed and choreographed by Jay Falzone (Bush Wars, Cooking with the Calamari Sisters), plays at The Triad (158 W. 72nd Street between Amsterdam and Columbus Avenues). Produced by Jim Russek, the open-ended engagement begins June 22. Opening night is June 29.Photo Coverage: Off Broadway Is Honored at the 7th Annual Alliance Awards June 21, 2017
The Off Broadway Alliance, the organization of Off Broadway producers, theaters, general managers, press agents, and marketing professionals, just presented the 7th annual Off Broadway Alliance Awards yesterday at Sardi's. Honorees were on hand to accept their awards and Signature Theater founderJames Houghtonwas posthumously inducted into the Off Broadway Hall of Fame.Photo Coverage: MTC Celebrates Opening Night of FULFILLMENT CENTER June 21, 2017
Manhattan Theatre Club presents the world premiere ofFulfillment Center, the new play byAbe Koogler, directed byDaniel Aukin. Fulfillment Center opened just last nightat The Studio at Stage II - Harold and Mimi Steinberg New Play Series at New YorkCity Center- Stage II (131 West 55th Street).