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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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Cristin Milioti, GOODFOLK, Dan Band and More Set for Joe's Pub, 7/8-19Cristin Milioti, GOODFOLK, Dan Band and More Set for Joe's Pub, 7/8-19
July 06, 2015

Joe's Pub at The Public has announced its nightly performances from July 8-19, 2015. Scroll down for details, or visit www.joespub.com for a complete list of shows! (more...)


Rosen Performing Arts Center in Wayne, NJ to Present SALUTE TO SINGER/SONGWRITERS OF THE SEVENTIES, 7/23Rosen Performing Arts Center in Wayne, NJ to Present SALUTE TO SINGER/SONGWRITERS OF THE SEVENTIES, 7/23
July 06, 2015

Elton John. Carole King. Joni Mitchell. Carly Simon. Paul Simon. Stevie Wonder. They were six superstar singer/songwriters in a constellation of such stars during the early 1970s; musicians who could ... (more...)


BWW Interviews: Dear (Evan Hansen's) Benj Pasek & Justin Paul, How Do Your Musicals Grow?BWW Interviews: Dear (Evan Hansen's) Benj Pasek & Justin Paul, How Do Your Musicals Grow?
by Ellen Burns - July 02, 2015

The team of Benj Pasek & Justin Paul was literally “on the move” when I had the chance to chat with them about Dear Evan Hansen, their latest project, for which DC is fortunate enough to be the host f... (more...)


Jake Gyllenhaal, Ellen Greene and More Lead Encores! Off-Center's LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, Opening TonightJake Gyllenhaal, Ellen Greene and More Lead Encores! Off-Center's LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, Opening Tonight
July 01, 2015

Eddie Cooper and Joe Grifasi join Ellen Greene, Jake Gyllenhaal and Taran Killam in the Encores! Off-Center concert production of Howard Ashman and Alan Menken's LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, running for th... (more...)


Electric Hot Tuna and Traffic Jam to Play NJPAC, 7/16Electric Hot Tuna and Traffic Jam to Play NJPAC, 7/16
June 29, 2015

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents an evening with two legends in One Show! Electric Hot Tuna, with founders Jorma Kaukonen and Jack Casady ("Water Song," "Hesitation Blues"), and Dave... (more...)


2015 ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Awards to Honor Lauryn Hill, Timbaland & More2015 ASCAP Rhythm & Soul Awards to Honor Lauryn Hill, Timbaland & More
June 26, 2015

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) hosted its 28th annual Rhythm & Soul Music Awards on Thursday, June 25th, 2015 at The Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles. (more...)


MOTOWN THE MUSICAL To Hold Open AuditionsMOTOWN THE MUSICAL To Hold Open Auditions
June 26, 2015

The West End production of Motown the Musical, opening at the Shaftesbury Theatre in February 2016, will hold open casting auditions next month for the opportunity to portray the iconic artists of Mot... (more...)


Jay Armstrong Johnson, Ciara Renee & More Join BROADWAY SINGS BRUNO MARSJay Armstrong Johnson, Ciara Renee & More Join BROADWAY SINGS BRUNO MARS
June 25, 2015

After a sold-out stint at The Cutting Room, the BROADWAY SINGS concert series will reprise their latest installment, Broadway Sings Bruno Mars, at the Highline Ballroom on July 20th at 7pm. Some of Br... (more...)


First Lady Michelle Obama to Attend Opening Ceremony of 2015 Special Olympics World GamesFirst Lady Michelle Obama to Attend Opening Ceremony of 2015 Special Olympics World Games
June 25, 2015

The 2015 Special Olympics World Games (LA2015) is proud to announce Michelle Obama's attendance at the Opening Ceremony on July 25, 2015 (more...)


BWW Reviews: A Weekend in Wine Country - Transcendence Theatre, Sonoma Valley Inn, Wine Tastings and More!BWW Reviews: A Weekend in Wine Country - Transcendence Theatre, Sonoma Valley Inn, Wine Tastings and More!
by Christina Mancuso - June 24, 2015

Sonoma County is known as the wine lover's dream destination. More than wine, however, this Northern California region is near to miles of gorgeous Pacific coastline, over 50 parks with hiking and cyc... (more...)


BWW Exclusive: Broadway's Hottest Singer/Songwriters: SMASH's Jaime CeperoBWW Exclusive: Broadway's Hottest Singer/Songwriters: SMASH's Jaime Cepero
by Kathy Strain - June 23, 2015

Welcome to the latest entry of 'Broadway's Hottest Singer/Songwriters. Today we meet Jaime Cepero from SMASH. (more...)


BWW Reviews: High-Energy MOTOWN THE MUSICAL Entertains O.C. with Non-Stop HitsBWW Reviews: High-Energy MOTOWN THE MUSICAL Entertains O.C. with Non-Stop Hits
by Michael L. Quintos - June 22, 2015

For nearly three vigorous hours, MOTOWN - THE MUSICAL provides one helluva show. More like a CONCERT rather than your typical book musical, this dazzling, high-octane extravaganza of music and dance i... (more...)


Documentary GLEN CAMPBELL…I'LL BE ME to Premiere on CNN, 6/28Documentary GLEN CAMPBELL…I'LL BE ME to Premiere on CNN, 6/28
June 22, 2015

Glen Campbell's extraordinary life and musical legacy are explored in a critically-acclaimed film to be exclusively broadcast on CNN/U.S. on Sunday, June 28. (more...)


Hottest Articles on BWWMusicWorld.com for 6/14/2015 - 6/21/2015Hottest Articles on BWWMusicWorld.com for 6/14/2015 - 6/21/2015
by BWW - June 21, 2015

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CNN Films to Present Broadcast of GLEN CAMPBELL...I'LL BE ME, 6/28CNN Films to Present Broadcast of GLEN CAMPBELL...I'LL BE ME, 6/28
June 19, 2015

Glen Campbell's extraordinary life and musical legacy are explored in a critically-acclaimed film to be exclusively broadcast on CNN/U.S. on Sunday, June 28. (more...)


The Potash Twins Record with 'Funkytown' Writer-Producer This SummerThe Potash Twins Record with 'Funkytown' Writer-Producer This Summer
June 18, 2015

The identical Potash Twins, trumpeter Adeev and trombone player Ezra (www.potashtwins.com), are finding their muse in Funkytown this summer. (more...)


Judy Collins & More Added to This Summer's Lincoln Center Out of Doors FestivalJudy Collins & More Added to This Summer's Lincoln Center Out of Doors Festival
June 18, 2015

Lincoln Center Out of Doors one of the country's longest-running, free, summer outdoor festivals opens its 45th season on July 22, 2015. A range of concerts, dance performances, family events, related... (more...)


Stevie Wonder, Avril Lavigne & More Among SPECIAL OLYMPICS WORLD GAMES Star-Studded LineupStevie Wonder, Avril Lavigne & More Among SPECIAL OLYMPICS WORLD GAMES Star-Studded Lineup
June 18, 2015

The world's largest sports and humanitarian event this year – the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 (LA2015) – today announced its initial star-studded lineup for the event's Opening Cerem... (more...)


VIDEO: Jason Derulo Chats New Album 'Everything is 4' on THE TALKVIDEO: Jason Derulo Chats New Album 'Everything is 4' on THE TALK
June 17, 2015

Jason Derulo stopped by CBS's 'The Talk' to discuss his new album 'Everything is 4.' (more...)


Arsenio Hall to Headline Comedy Works Landmark Village, 7/17-18Arsenio Hall to Headline Comedy Works Landmark Village, 7/17-18
June 16, 2015

Arsenio Hall is set to headline Comedy Works South at the Landmark, July 17 & 18, 2015. (more...)


43rd Annual Los Angeles Police Memorial Foundation Celebrity Golf Tournament and Cops for Tots Classic Car Show43rd Annual Los Angeles Police Memorial Foundation Celebrity Golf Tournament and Cops for Tots Classic Car Show
June 16, 2015

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MOTOWN National Tour Coming to The Orpheum, 7/14-19MOTOWN National Tour Coming to The Orpheum, 7/14-19
June 16, 2015

Producers Kevin McCollum, Doug Morris and Berry Gordy, and The Orpheum Theatre, are proud to announce that performances for MOTOWN THE MUSICAL begin July 14, 2015.  Tickets are on sale and available f... (more...)


BNY Mellon Presents Smokey Robinson with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in SUMMER WITH THE SYMPHONY, 7/9BNY Mellon Presents Smokey Robinson with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in SUMMER WITH THE SYMPHONY, 7/9
June 12, 2015

BNY Mellon presents Smokey Robinson with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in the first installment of the symphony's Summer with the Symphony: Thursday Night Icons series on July 9 at 7:30 p.m. at He... (more...)


VIDEO: Cast of MOTOWN THE MUSICAL Treats Fellow Passengers to Impromptu Performance!VIDEO: Cast of MOTOWN THE MUSICAL Treats Fellow Passengers to Impromptu Performance!
by Caryn Robbins - June 12, 2015

The talented cast of MOTOWN THE MUSICAL treated unsuspecting passengers to an impromptu performance on a Virgin Air flight to Detroit. (more...)


Smokey Robinson to Kick Off Pittsburgh Symphony's 'Thursday Night Icons' Series, 7/9Smokey Robinson to Kick Off Pittsburgh Symphony's 'Thursday Night Icons' Series, 7/9
June 11, 2015

BNY Mellon presents Smokey Robinson with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in the first installment of the symphony's Summer with the Symphony: Thursday Night Icons series on July 9 at 7:30 p.m. at He... (more...)







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