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STEVIE WONDER

 

BIO: Dubbed “Little Stevie Wonder” by Motown’s Berry Gordy, he was signed to the label when he was only 12 years old and was just 13 when the live recording “Fingertips (Part 2)” hit no. 1 pop and R&B. Pla... (read more...)

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BWW Review: MOTOWN THE MUSICAL Will Leave Audiences Dancing into the StreetsBWW Review: MOTOWN THE MUSICAL Will Leave Audiences Dancing into the Streets
by Mary Damiano - March 02, 2015

It was the music that put the Motor City on the map for something other than moving vehicles. (more...)


Casts of THE LAST SHIP and SIDE SHOW, Ben Vereen, Melissa Manchester & More Set for 54 Below Next MonthCasts of THE LAST SHIP and SIDE SHOW, Ben Vereen, Melissa Manchester & More Set for 54 Below Next Month
February 26, 2015

This March, 54 BELOW presents an exciting lineup of the brightest talent from Broadway and beyond. Located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th Street. Below, find the schedule for upco... (more...)


Marquee Concerts Announces First Concert at Brooklyn's All-New Kings TheatreMarquee Concerts Announces First Concert at Brooklyn's All-New Kings Theatre
February 26, 2015

Marquee Concerts announces its first concert at Brooklyn's all-new Kings Theatre. The New Jack Swing 2015 line up includes Blackstreet featuring Teddy Riley and Dave Hollister, Guy, special guest El D... (more...)


GRAMMY Award Winner Steve Tyrell Lands #5 Spot on Billboard's Jazz ChartGRAMMY Award Winner Steve Tyrell Lands #5 Spot on Billboard's Jazz Chart
February 26, 2015

GRAMMY Award winning vocalist and producer Steve Tyrell today celebrates the chart success of his new album, THAT LOVIN' FEELING, which entered the Billboard Jazz Chart at #5. THAT LOVIN' FEELING is T... (more...)


Steve Tyrell's THAT LOVIN' FEELING Lands No. 5 Spot on Billboard's Jazz ChartSteve Tyrell's THAT LOVIN' FEELING Lands No. 5 Spot on Billboard's Jazz Chart
February 25, 2015

GRAMMY Award winning vocalist and producer Steve Tyrell today celebrates the chart success of his new album, THAT LOVIN' FEELING, which entered the Billboard Jazz Chart at #5. THAT LOVIN' FEELING is T... (more...)


AXS TV's THE WORLD'S GREATEST TRIBUTE BANDS Returns for Season 5, 3/24AXS TV's THE WORLD'S GREATEST TRIBUTE BANDS Returns for Season 5, 3/24
February 25, 2015

THE WORLD'S GREATEST TRIBUTE BANDS begins its fifth season Tuesday, March 24 at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT. (more...)


STAGE TUBE: Watch Full BROADWAY SINGS P!NK Concert with Lena Hall, Ciara Renee & More!STAGE TUBE: Watch Full BROADWAY SINGS P!NK Concert with Lena Hall, Ciara Renee & More!
by Stage Tube - February 23, 2015

In January, twenty of the brightest talents on Broadway were featured in Broadway Sings P!NK, the latest concert in the Broadway Sings concert series. The tribute concerts take the music of well-known... (more...)


CNN Acquires GLEN CAMPBELL... I'LL BE ME; Documentary to Premiere This JuneCNN Acquires GLEN CAMPBELL... I'LL BE ME; Documentary to Premiere This June
February 23, 2015

CNN announced today the exclusive acquisition of the domestic broadcast rights for the critically-acclaimed feature documentary GLEN CAMPBELL... I'LL BE ME from PCH Films. (more...)


Ed Sheeran Sells Out Headlining Tour Dates in a Matter of MinutesEd Sheeran Sells Out Headlining Tour Dates in a Matter of Minutes
February 23, 2015

Atlantic recording artist Ed Sheeran has sold out a number of dates on his recently announced North American headlining tour in a matter of minutes. (more...)


Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at MOTOWN THE MUSICAL, Coming to The Buell Theatre This SpringPhoto Flash: Sneak Peek at MOTOWN THE MUSICAL, Coming to The Buell Theatre This Spring
February 20, 2015

Producers Kevin McCollum, Doug Morris and Berry Gordy present the First National Tour of MOTOWN THE MUSICAL, which plays The Buell Theatre March 31-April 19 only. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the... (more...)


DCINY's TOTAL VOCAL with Deke Sharon Set for Carnegie Hall, 3/29DCINY's TOTAL VOCAL with Deke Sharon Set for Carnegie Hall, 3/29
February 19, 2015

Distinguished Concerts International New York (DCINY) presents a thrilling celebration of pure a cappella power with Total Vocal at Carnegie Hall on Sunday, March 29 at 2:00 pm. Arranger and conductor... (more...)


Smash Mouth, Allen Stone and Brett Dennen Set to Headline the Blue Water Music FestivalSmash Mouth, Allen Stone and Brett Dennen Set to Headline the Blue Water Music Festival
February 19, 2015

The Blue Water Music Festival, one of the premiere music and arts festivals in Southern California, is pleased to announce Smash Mouth, Allen Stone and Brett Dennen as headliners for the annual event.... (more...)


BWW Reviews: MOTOWN: THE MUSICAL National Tour at Durham Performing Arts CenterBWW Reviews: MOTOWN: THE MUSICAL National Tour at Durham Performing Arts Center
by Jeffrey Karasarides - February 19, 2015

Based on Berry Gordy's 1994 autobiography To Be Loved: The Music, the Magic, the Memories of Motown, this musical tells the true story behind Mr. Gordy's founding and running of the Motown record labe... (more...)


Claire Richards, Chesney Hawkes & Mark Read Set for SEASONS OF LOVEClaire Richards, Chesney Hawkes & Mark Read Set for SEASONS OF LOVE
February 18, 2015

Chart toppping singers Claire Richards, Chesney Hawkes and Mark Read are joining the cast of Seasons of Love, a joyful, spectacular music and dance production poignantly portraying three love stories ... (more...)


MOTOWN to Play Omaha's Orpheum Theater, 3/25-29MOTOWN to Play Omaha's Orpheum Theater, 3/25-29
February 18, 2015

Producers Kevin McCollum, Doug Morris and Berry Gordy, and Omaha Performing Arts are proud to announce MOTOWN THE MUSICAL tickets are available through Ticket Omaha.* The tickets, starting at $30 each... (more...)


Take 6 to Headline Concert with Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, 3/20Take 6 to Headline Concert with Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, 3/20
February 18, 2015

CINCINNATI – The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra announces Grammy Award-winning a cappella gospel group Take 6 will headline the popular Classical Roots concert at Cincinnati's Music Hall. Conductor Cha... (more...)


Photo Flash: Lena Hall, Eric Michael Krop, Christine Dwyer, Carly Hughes and More in BROADWAY SINGS P!NKPhoto Flash: Lena Hall, Eric Michael Krop, Christine Dwyer, Carly Hughes and More in BROADWAY SINGS P!NK
February 17, 2015

In January, twenty of the brightest talents on Broadway were featured in Broadway Sings P!NK, the latest concert in the Broadway Sings concert series. The tribute concerts take the music of well-known... (more...)


2015 LPTW Awards to Honor Mary-Mitchell Campbell, Kathleen Chalfant, Donyale Werle and More Next Month2015 LPTW Awards to Honor Mary-Mitchell Campbell, Kathleen Chalfant, Donyale Werle and More Next Month
February 13, 2015

On Monday, March 16, 2015, the League of Professional Theatre Women (LPTW), a not-for-profit organization committed to promoting visibility and increasing opportunities for women in the professional t... (more...)


'54 SINGS,' Cast of THE LAST SHIP & More Set for 54 Below This Week'54 SINGS,' Cast of THE LAST SHIP & More Set for 54 Below This Week
February 13, 2015

In the coming weeks, 54 Below revisits some of our favorite Broadway productions with concert events celebrating beloved scores as well as reunions bringing together original company members. (more...)


Spoken World to Welcome Prentice Powell with Valley Artists, 2/27Spoken World to Welcome Prentice Powell with Valley Artists, 2/27
February 13, 2015

Prentice Powell, the first spoken word artist to appear on The Arsenio Hall Show, will headline the second event in Mesa Arts Center's Spoken World series on Friday, Feb. 27 at 8:00 p.m. in the Piper ... (more...)


Lena Hall, Jay Armstrong Johnson & More Set for THE BEST OF BROADWAY SINGS at 54 BelowLena Hall, Jay Armstrong Johnson & More Set for THE BEST OF BROADWAY SINGS at 54 Below
February 13, 2015

The Broadway Sings concert series comes to 54 Below for its first "Best Of Broadway Sings" concert, which will feature showstoppers from the series' previous seven concerts. Some of Broadway's brighte... (more...)


Coldplay's Chris Martin Announces Global Citizen 2015 CampaignColdplay's Chris Martin Announces Global Citizen 2015 Campaign
February 13, 2015

In continuing the movement to end extreme poverty by 2030, Global Citizen and Coldplay frontman Chris Martin, today announced Global Citizen 2015, a new 15-year campaign to ensure the upcoming United ... (more...)


Stevie Wonder Surprises with Performance at Grammy Salute, Airing Next Week on CBSStevie Wonder Surprises with Performance at Grammy Salute, Airing Next Week on CBS
February 12, 2015

Surprising the audience with a captivating finale performance, Stevie Wonder received multiple standing ovations while singing some of his all-time classics, including “Superstition” and “You Are The ... (more...)


BWW REVIEW: MOTOWN Shakes the Blues in BostonBWW REVIEW: MOTOWN Shakes the Blues in Boston
by Jan Nargi - February 12, 2015

MOTOWN, Berry Gordy's self-aggrandizing tribute to the independent record label that fused gospel, blues, jazz, doo wop and country into a unique and wildly popular Detroit sound, is currently heating... (more...)


CBS' Stevie Wonder Special to Air with Video Description for Visually ImpairedCBS' Stevie Wonder Special to Air with Video Description for Visually Impaired
February 11, 2015

STEVIE WONDER: SONGS IN THE KEY OF LIFE - AN ALL-STAR GRAMMY SALUTE is produced by AEG Ehrlich Ventures, LLC. Ken Ehrlich is the executive producer. (more...)







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