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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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Angel City Chorale to Perform Video Game, Film Music in 'EPIC' Concerts, 6/6-7Angel City Chorale to Perform Video Game, Film Music in 'EPIC' Concerts, 6/6-7
April 24, 2015

Angel City Chorale (ACC), the acclaimed Los Angeles choir led by Artistic Director Sue Fink, will present EPIC: Blockbuster Music from Video Games & Film, its thrilling annual spring concerts, the fir... (more...)


Interscope Records Signs Jarryd JamesInterscope Records Signs Jarryd James
April 24, 2015

Interscope Records has announced that it has signed Australian singer and songwriter Jarryd James to its roster. His debut single, 'Do You Remember,' is out now in the U.S. via all digital partners. J... (more...)


Ebony Repertory Theatre to Present THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS, 6/18-7/19Ebony Repertory Theatre to Present THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS, 6/18-7/19
April 24, 2015

Ebony Repertory Theatre (ERT - Founder/Producer Wren T. Brown) announced today that they will present the Pulitzer Prize Finalist and Tony Award-nominated production of THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS starring ... (more...)


MCCC Jazz Band & Chorus to Offer Free Concerts, 5/12-13MCCC Jazz Band & Chorus to Offer Free Concerts, 5/12-13
April 23, 2015

From modern classics to the works of classical masters, music lovers will have both traditional and contemporary options with two free concerts by Mercer County Community College (MCCC) students. (more...)


Sony/ATV Signs 'Godfather of Hip Hop' Afrika BambaataaSony/ATV Signs 'Godfather of Hip Hop' Afrika Bambaataa
April 23, 2015

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has announced a long-term, worldwide deal ex- North America with hip hop pioneer and “Godfather” Afrika Bambaataa. (more...)


Ramsey Lewis Moves TPAC Concert to Oct 3Ramsey Lewis Moves TPAC Concert to Oct 3
April 22, 2015

Due to unforeseen circumstances, jazz legend Ramsey Lewis' upcoming performance at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center is being rescheduled for Saturday, October 3 at 8:00 p.m. (more...)


Stevie Wonder, Peter Cetera & Kiesza to Join David Foster for Miracle Gala & ConcertStevie Wonder, Peter Cetera & Kiesza to Join David Foster for Miracle Gala & Concert
April 22, 2015

To mark Canada's National Organ & Tissue Donor Awareness Week (April 20-24, 2015), the David Foster Foundation is thrilled to announce three outstanding performers have been confirmed for the David Fo... (more...)


Spire Center for Performing Arts Launches Summer SeasonSpire Center for Performing Arts Launches Summer Season
April 22, 2015

The Spire Center for Performing Arts, the entertainment mecca of Plymouth, presents a eclectic season of summer entertainment at The Spire Center for Performing Arts, 25 ½ Court Street, Plymouth.  (more...)


Dances For a Variable Population to Present 10027 in West HarlemDances For a Variable Population to Present 10027 in West Harlem
April 22, 2015

Using the power of dance to create community, Dances For a Variable Population (DVP), will present three performances of 10027, a celebratory and immersive project that links the residents of three di... (more...)


VIDEO: JAMES CORDEN Raps His Monologue with Help from Mark RonsonVIDEO: JAMES CORDEN Raps His Monologue with Help from Mark Ronson
April 22, 2015

With Mark Ronson in the DJ booth, James Corden performed a Late Late Show rap during his monologue. (more...)


THE BOOK OF MORMON, MATILDA & More Set for Wharton Center's 2015-16 SeasonTHE BOOK OF MORMON, MATILDA & More Set for Wharton Center's 2015-16 Season
April 21, 2015

Wharton Center's 2015-2016 season has nine Broadway blockbusters, a handful of superstars making their premiere at the Center and many brand-new titles. Executive Director Mike Brand says, "It's a mag... (more...)


BWW Interviews: Young Reed Shannon Talks MOTOWN THE MUSICALBWW Interviews: Young Reed Shannon Talks MOTOWN THE MUSICAL
by Don Grigware - April 21, 2015

Actor Reed Shannon is currently on tour with Motown the Musical playing Young Berry Gordy, Stevie Wonder and Michael Jackson. In our chat he talks about preparing for these roles and his young theatre... (more...)


Julio Iglesias to Receive Honorary Degree from Berklee College of MusicJulio Iglesias to Receive Honorary Degree from Berklee College of Music
April 17, 2015

Berklee College of Music president Roger H. Brown will present Julio Iglesias, Doug Morris, Harvey Mason, and Dee Dee Bridgewater with honorary doctor of music degrees at Berklee's commencement ceremo... (more...)


Crystal Joy, Saycon Sengbloh & More Join Cast of Center Stage's Bob Marley Musical; Full Company Announced!Crystal Joy, Saycon Sengbloh & More Join Cast of Center Stage's Bob Marley Musical; Full Company Announced!
April 16, 2015

Center Stage announces the full cast and creative team for the world premiere production of Marley, a new musical with music and lyrics by Bob Marley, and written and directed by Center Stage Artistic... (more...)


Count Basie Orchestra, Diane Schuur and More Among Birdland's May 2015 LineupCount Basie Orchestra, Diane Schuur and More Among Birdland's May 2015 Lineup
April 15, 2015

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its May 2015 schedule, featuring The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra, BossaBrasil, Diane Schuur, Freddy Cole Quartet, Barbara Carroll, Jim Caruso's Cast Party and more... (more...)


The Hollywood Allstars to Return to Bijou Theatre, 6/5The Hollywood Allstars to Return to Bijou Theatre, 6/5
April 14, 2015

Following their last two SOLD OUT Performances, The Bijou Theatre is very proud to announce the return of The Hollywood Allstars on Friday, June 5th at 8pm! Don't miss the chance to see this amazing a... (more...)


Corey Cott, Lena Hall, Alison Luff & More Join BROADWAY SINGS BRUNO MARS LineupCorey Cott, Lena Hall, Alison Luff & More Join BROADWAY SINGS BRUNO MARS Lineup
April 14, 2015

The star-studded lineup is now complete for 'Broadway Sings Bruno Mars', the eighth installment of the acclaimed Broadway Sings concert series. Some of Broadway's current, brightest talents will sing ... (more...)


Complexions Contemporary Ballet to Perform the New Jersey Premiere of INNERVISIONS, 5/2Complexions Contemporary Ballet to Perform the New Jersey Premiere of INNERVISIONS, 5/2
April 14, 2015

Complexions Contemporary Ballet will perform the New Jersey premiere of Innervisions set to the music of Stevie Wonder at Kean University's Wilkins Theatre on Saturday, May 2 at 7:30 p.m. Founded in 1... (more...)


Now Playing Onstage in Ft. Myers/Naples - Week of 4/12/2015Now Playing Onstage in Ft. Myers/Naples - Week of 4/12/2015
by BWW - April 12, 2015

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/12/2015 for Ft. Myers/Naples (more...)


Complexions Contemporary Ballet to Perform at Wilkins Theatre, 5/2Complexions Contemporary Ballet to Perform at Wilkins Theatre, 5/2
April 10, 2015

Complexions Contemporary Ballet will perform the New Jersey premiere of Innervisions set to the music of Stevie Wonder at Kean University's Wilkins Theatre on Saturday, May 2 at 7:30 p.m. Founded in 1... (more...)


Mary Bridget Davies to Reprise Tony-Nominated Role in A NIGHT WITH JANIS JOPLIN at Pasadena PlayhouseMary Bridget Davies to Reprise Tony-Nominated Role in A NIGHT WITH JANIS JOPLIN at Pasadena Playhouse
April 10, 2015

The Pasadena Playhouse announces the return engagement of A NIGHT WITH JANIS JOPLIN with Mary Bridget Davies, following her Tony Award nominated Broadway run. The acclaimed musical will perform July ... (more...)


White House to Host PBS Concert Celebrating Gospel Music This JuneWhite House to Host PBS Concert Celebrating Gospel Music This June
April 10, 2015

"The Gospel Tradition: In Performance at the White House" showcases an evening of celebration with President and Mrs. Obama at the White House in honor of gospel music and its profound influence on Am... (more...)


Mavis Staples & Joan Osborne to Bring SOLID SOUL TOUR to The VETS, 11/8Mavis Staples & Joan Osborne to Bring SOLID SOUL TOUR to The VETS, 11/8
April 10, 2015

Grammy Award-winning legend Mavis Staples and multi-platinum recording artist Joan Osborne bring their highly anticipated national tour, 'Solid Soul” to The VETS on Sunday, November 8th, 2015 at 7:00... (more...)


Photo Coverage: Luba Mason Brings MIXTURA to 54 BelowPhoto Coverage: Luba Mason Brings MIXTURA to 54 Below
by Stephen Sorokoff - April 10, 2015

54 Below presented a special night with LUBA MASON - the Broadway star of Chicago, Jekyll & Hyde, The Capeman, among many others, last night and Broadwayworld was there. Fresh off the smash success o... (more...)


Miley Cyrus, John Mayer & More Join 30th ANNUAL ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME INDUCTION Performance LineupMiley Cyrus, John Mayer & More Join 30th ANNUAL ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME INDUCTION Performance Lineup
April 09, 2015

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced additional guests for the 30th Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, presented by Klipsch Audio, on Saturday, April 18, 2015 at Cleveland's his... (more...)







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