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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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Billy Joel to Be Honored with Gershwin Prize for Popular SongBilly Joel to Be Honored with Gershwin Prize for Popular Song
July 22, 2014

The Library of Congress has announced that it will honor legendary musician Billy Joel with its Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. (more...)


Tickets to The Dan Band, Martin Sexton, Popovich Pet Theater, John Waters, and Midtown Men at bergenPAC On Sale 7/25Tickets to The Dan Band, Martin Sexton, Popovich Pet Theater, John Waters, and Midtown Men at bergenPAC On Sale 7/25
July 21, 2014

New shows go on sale this week at bergenPAC include The Dan Band, Friday September 26th, see Martin Sexton Saturday, January 10th, 2015, then don't miss the family favorite Popovich Pet Theater, March... (more...)


Upcoming Birdland Performance Schedule Includes Jazz Masters Quartet, Lindsay Mendez, and more, 7/28 - 8/3Upcoming Birdland Performance Schedule Includes Jazz Masters Quartet, Lindsay Mendez, and more, 7/28 - 8/3
July 18, 2014

Birdland Jazz Club is pleased to announce their amazing line-up of talent for July 28- August 3. Birdland will kick-off their great week of programming with the following acts. (more...)


What's On! Philly/South Jersey 2014-15 Theater SeasonWhat's On! Philly/South Jersey 2014-15 Theater Season
by Pati Buehler - July 17, 2014

Looking for an exciting night of theater and great food in the city of Philadelphia? Or perhaps take in a 'Dinner and a Show' in one of its posh suburbs? Or maybe you'd enjoy a trip to South Jersey... (more...)


San Francisco Playhouse Adds PROMISES, PROMISES to 2014-15 SeasonSan Francisco Playhouse Adds PROMISES, PROMISES to 2014-15 Season
July 16, 2014

San Francisco Playhouse has finalized their 12th season with the announcement of their holiday show, a revival of the 1968 Broadway hit Promises, Promises. (more...)


DONNY OSMOND to Celebrate 50 Years in Show Business with Release of 'Soundtrack of My Life'DONNY OSMOND to Celebrate 50 Years in Show Business with Release of 'Soundtrack of My Life'
July 16, 2014

Donny Osmond is about to make music history by celebrating 50 years in show business. To mark this achievement, Verve is delighted to announce the release of Donny's 60 th album on January 13, 2015. (more...)


Jazz Masters, Stephen Wallam, Jim Caruso's Cast Party and More Set for Birdland, Aug 2014Jazz Masters, Stephen Wallam, Jim Caruso's Cast Party and More Set for Birdland, Aug 2014
July 15, 2014

Birdland Jazz Club has announced their great line-up of amazing talent for the month of August 2014, featuring: The Jazz Masters Quartet, Dave Douglas Quintet, Django Reinhardt NY Festival, Eric Comst... (more...)


The Motet to Present Mixtape 1975 at Boulder Theater, 10/30-31The Motet to Present Mixtape 1975 at Boulder Theater, 10/30-31
July 15, 2014

97.3 KBCO's Groove Show & Z2 Entertainment will present two nights of The Motet presents Mixtape 1975 to the Boulder Theater on Thursday, October 30th and Friday, October 31st, 2014. Tickets are on sa... (more...)


Lillias White, Lindsay Mendez & Derek Klena and More Set for 54 Below this WeekLillias White, Lindsay Mendez & Derek Klena and More Set for 54 Below this Week
July 14, 2014

Coming up this week, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com ... (more...)


Lena Hall, Andy Mientus and More Set for BROADWAY SINGS JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE at 54 Below TonightLena Hall, Andy Mientus and More Set for BROADWAY SINGS JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE at 54 Below Tonight
July 14, 2014

Broadway Sings Justin Timberlake, the sixth concert of the BROADWAY SINGS concert series, is set for tonight. More than 15 Broadway performers will be accompanied by a full jazz band playing brand new... (more...)


SOUND OFF: 13 Things To Love About Michael Mott's WHERE THE SKY ENDSSOUND OFF: 13 Things To Love About Michael Mott's WHERE THE SKY ENDS
by Pat Cerasaro - July 14, 2014

Today we are turning our attention to a praise-worthy new compilation celebrating up-and-coming composer Michael Mott, WHERE THE SKY ENDS. (more...)


Late Night Broadway - Top 5 Cabaret Picks for July 14-20, 2014Late Night Broadway - Top 5 Cabaret Picks for July 14-20, 2014
by BWW Special Coverage - July 13, 2014

Broadway's 40 theatres aren't the only places to catch performances from your favorite stars! Well after Broadway orchestra's begin their overtures, ensemble members take their dance breaks, and perfo... (more...)


Broadway Sings Justin Timberlake & More Set for Late Night at 54 Below this WeekBroadway Sings Justin Timberlake & More Set for Late Night at 54 Below this Week
July 11, 2014

Craving a show after the show? 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, is expanding its popular late-night series with fresh faces and hot new performances to keep the party buzzing into the wee hours. To ... (more...)


ABC Announces Return of STAND UP TO CANCER, 9/5ABC Announces Return of STAND UP TO CANCER, 9/5
July 09, 2014

Building on three historic fundraising telecasts in 2008, 2010 and 2012, the groundbreaking grassroots movement Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), wil... (more...)


Star-Studded STAND UP TO CANCER Broadcast Set for 9/5Star-Studded STAND UP TO CANCER Broadcast Set for 9/5
July 09, 2014

Building on three historic fundraising telecasts in 2008, 2010 and 2012, the groundbreaking grassroots movement Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation (EIF), wil... (more...)


The Motet Announces Famed Halloween ShowsThe Motet Announces Famed Halloween Shows
July 07, 2014

Today, progressive funk collective The Motet announce their annual Halloween shows along Colorado's Front Range, and unveil this year's always-anticipated theme for the legendary parties: “Mixtape 19... (more...)


Dave Mason's Traffic Jam Comes to WHBPAC, 7/27Dave Mason's Traffic Jam Comes to WHBPAC, 7/27
July 03, 2014

Take a journey back to the greatest days of rock with Dave Mason's sight and sound experience, Traffic Jam, on Sunday, July 27 at 8:00 p.m. Tickets are $55, $70, $80 and can be purchased online at ww... (more...)


Lindsay Mendez & Derek Klena, FRIENDSHIP, FABLES, AND FUN and More Set for Late Night at 54 Below Next WeekLindsay Mendez & Derek Klena, FRIENDSHIP, FABLES, AND FUN and More Set for Late Night at 54 Below Next Week
July 03, 2014

Craving a show after the show? 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, is expanding its popular late-night series with fresh faces and hot new performances to keep the party buzzing into the wee hours. (more...)


THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF RICK JAMES Now AvailableTHE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF RICK JAMES Now Available
July 03, 2014

In his own words, the late hit-making funk rocker reveals all in an honest chronicle of his life of sex, drugs, and masterful music (more...)


Patti LuPone, Charles Busch, Lindsay Mendez, The Skivvies and More Set for 54 Below, July-Aug 2014Patti LuPone, Charles Busch, Lindsay Mendez, The Skivvies and More Set for 54 Below, July-Aug 2014
July 01, 2014

This July and August 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. (more...)


MOTOWN THE MUSICAL to Kick Off $30 Ticket Lottery Tomorrow, TodayMOTOWN THE MUSICAL to Kick Off $30 Ticket Lottery Tomorrow, Today
June 30, 2014

Beginning today, July 1st, a select number of $30 tickets will be sold through the MOTOWN THE MUSICAL ticket lottery for each performance. Beginning two-and-a-half hours before the performance, theatr... (more...)


The Production Company's GUYS AND DOLLS Comes to Arts Centre Melbourne, July 19-27The Production Company's GUYS AND DOLLS Comes to Arts Centre Melbourne, July 19-27
June 27, 2014

One of Broadway's best musicals, the award winning Guys and Dolls opens on July 19 at the State Theatre, Arts Centre Melbourne for 10 shows only. Starring in this new production are Verity Hunt-Ballar... (more...)


'BITCHING & BELTING', BROADWAY SINGS JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE, 'FABLES' and More Set for Late Night at 54 Below, July 2014'BITCHING & BELTING', BROADWAY SINGS JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE, 'FABLES' and More Set for Late Night at 54 Below, July 2014
June 27, 2014

Craving a show after the show? 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, is expanding its popular late-night series with fresh faces and hot new performances to keep the party buzzing into the wee hours. (more...)


Producer Babyface Confirms Barbra Streisand Duets Album Almost FinishedProducer Babyface Confirms Barbra Streisand Duets Album Almost Finished
June 26, 2014

Kenneth 'Babyface' Edmonds, one of the producers on Barbra Streisand's highly anticipated duets album, has revealed that the project is almost finished. (more...)


Gucci Timepieces & Jewelry to Send Young Musicians to 2014 Grammy CampGucci Timepieces & Jewelry to Send Young Musicians to 2014 Grammy Camp
June 26, 2014

As part of its ongoing partnership with The Recording Academy, Gucci Timepieces & Jewelry is pleased to once again invite selected students from its Music Funds in Greater China, the United Kingdom an... (more...)







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