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JERRY LEWIS

 

BIO: Jerry Lewis was born Joseph Levitch on March 16, 1926, in Newark, New Jersey. His parents, Rae and Danny Lewis, were professionals in the entertainment world. Jerry's father was the "total entertainer... (read more...)

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BWW Reviews: THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST at Chesapeake Shakespeare Company BWW Reviews: THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST at Chesapeake Shakespeare Company
by Lori Weglein - March 05, 2015

It's important to be Earnest in this boys meet girls comedy of manners.... (more...)
Join The Philly POPS March 13-15 for 'American Song Book: Then and Now' with guest artist Tony DeSare! Join The Philly POPS March 13-15 for 'American Song Book: Then and Now' with guest artist Tony DeSare!
by Contests - Broadway - March 05, 2015

Internationally acclaimed touring vocalist, pianist, and composer Tony DeSare provides a fresh take on old-school classics. The New York Times described DeSare as 'two parts Sinatra to one part Billy Joel, meshed seamlessly.' DeSare joins the Philly POPS in performing classic standards with his uniq... (more...)
Meet the Full Cast of Larry David's FISH IN THE DARK, Opening Tonight on Broadway! Meet the Full Cast of Larry David's FISH IN THE DARK, Opening Tonight on Broadway!
by Meet the Cast - March 05, 2015

FISH IN THE DARK, the new comedy written by and starring Larry David, is running for an 18-week limited engagement through Sunday, June 7 at the Cort Theatre. Opening night is tonight, March 5. Scroll down to learn more about the company and watch highlights from the play!... (more...)
TCM to Honor SOUND OF MUSIC's Christopher Plummer with Hand & Footprint Ceremony TCM to Honor SOUND OF MUSIC's Christopher Plummer with Hand & Footprint Ceremony
by Movies News Desk - March 04, 2015

Turner Classic Movies (TCM) will honor beloved actor Christopher Plummer during a handprint-footprint ceremony at the world-famous TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX® on Friday, March 27, 2015... (more...)
The Osmonds Returning to The Orleans Showroom, 4/10-12 The Osmonds Returning to The Orleans Showroom, 4/10-12
by BWW News Desk - March 04, 2015

Music idols, The Osmonds - brothers Merrill, Jay and Jimmy - will perform at The Orleans Showroom April 10, 11 and 12.... (more...)
NBC Sports Announces 27 Hours of PGA TOUR Coverage NBC Sports Announces 27 Hours of PGA TOUR Coverage
by TV News Desk - March 04, 2015

The PGA TOUR continues its Florida Swing in Miami this week when NBC Sports Group will dedicate more than 27 hours of live tournament coverage of the WGC-Cadillac Championship.... (more...)
13th Annual Downtown Urban Theater Festival Lineup Announced; Runs 5/13-30 at HERE 13th Annual Downtown Urban Theater Festival Lineup Announced; Runs 5/13-30 at HERE
by BWW News Desk - March 03, 2015

The Downtown Theater Festival (Reg E. Gaines, Artistic Director) proudly announces that its 13th annual season will take place in New York City from May 13th - 30th, 2015.... (more...)
Photo: First Look - Dame Maggie Smith Stars in Film Adaptation of THE LADY IN THE VAN Photo: First Look - Dame Maggie Smith Stars in Film Adaptation of THE LADY IN THE VAN
by Movies News Desk - March 03, 2015

Maggie Smith, a two-time Oscar® winner, recreates one of her most celebrated roles - the singular Miss Shepherd - in TriStar's The Lady in the Van, Alan Bennett's big-screen comedic adaptation of his own iconic memoir and honored stage play.... (more...)
THE LAST SHIP Company, 54 SINGS MACK & MABEL & More Set for 54 Below This Week THE LAST SHIP Company, 54 SINGS MACK & MABEL & More Set for 54 Below This Week
by BWW News Desk - March 02, 2015

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 or call (646) 476-3551.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Rocks the Fabulous Fox Theatre BWW Reviews: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Rocks the Fabulous Fox Theatre
by Chris Gibson - March 01, 2015

While it is certainly a fact that on December 4, 1956, Sun Records was host to an incredible gathering of talent (Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Johnny Cash and Jerry Lee Lewis), a listen to the actual recordings made that day were more along the lines of favorite folk and gospel numbers that the four... (more...)
Casts of THE LAST SHIP and SIDE SHOW, Ben Vereen, Melissa Manchester & More Set for 54 Below Next Month Casts of THE LAST SHIP and SIDE SHOW, Ben Vereen, Melissa Manchester & More Set for 54 Below Next Month
by BWW News Desk - 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 upcoming events over the next month.... (more...)
Emily Skinner, Steve Kazee, 'LOVE IS A BATTLEFIELD' and More Set for Rockwell Next Month Emily Skinner, Steve Kazee, 'LOVE IS A BATTLEFIELD' and More Set for Rockwell Next Month
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2015

Los Feliz is raining shows and show tunes this March at ROCKWELL Table and Stage, L.A.'s premier spot for extraordinary entertainment and sensational dining experiences (for before, during or after the shows!) - where you can have a great lunch or dinner on our outside patio, enjoy specialty cocktai... (more...)
Garden Theatre to Present BOEING BOEING, 3/20-4/4 Garden Theatre to Present BOEING BOEING, 3/20-4/4
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2015

The Garden Theatre (160 W Plant St.) will present the delightful, non-stop comedy Boeing Boeing showing March 20 - April 4, 2015. The presenting sponsors of Boeing Boeing are Bob and Dianna Duffy. Boeing Boeing is also sponsored by Insight Credit Union, Toole's Ace Hardware and Harmony Tech. The 201... (more...)
Liberace's Razzle Dazzle to Return in MUSIC, MEMORIES AND THE MANSION Benefit for Opera Las Vegas This Weekend Liberace's Razzle Dazzle to Return in MUSIC, MEMORIES AND THE MANSION Benefit for Opera Las Vegas This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - February 25, 2015

This Saturday night at 8 p.m., exactly 28 years to the month after the passing of Wladziu Valentino Liberace, old friends, former show business colleagues and admirers of the flamboyantly affable entertainer, widely known as Mr. Showmanship, will once again light the candelabra and return music and ... (more...)
Golf Channel to Air 23 Hours of The Honda Classic This Week Golf Channel to Air 23 Hours of The Honda Classic This Week
by TV News Desk - February 23, 2015

Golf Channel and Golf Channel on NBC will present 23 live hours of The Honda Classic this week, as the PGA TOUR moves east for the Florida Swing and NBC Sports Group kicks off exclusive coverage of the TOUR's next six weeks.... (more...)
Las Vegas Names Feb. 19 MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Day Las Vegas Names Feb. 19 MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Day
by BWW News Desk - February 20, 2015

This morning (Thursday, Feb. 19) Clark County named Feb. 19 "MDQ Vegas Day" in honor of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET's second anniversary on the Las Vegas Strip. County Commissioner Chris Giunchigliani joined the cast in celebration of the occasion onstage in the Harrah's Showroom at Harrah's Las Vegas fo... (more...)
UK Tour of A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE Announces Full Cast, Featuring Jonathan Guy Lewis UK Tour of A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE Announces Full Cast, Featuring Jonathan Guy Lewis
by BWW News Desk - February 18, 2015

Full casting has been announced for the Touring Consortium Theatre Company's new production of A View from the Bridge, directed by Stephen Unwin with Jonathan Guy Lewis as 'Eddie Carbone' and Michael Brandon as 'Alfieri', staged to celebrate the centenary of Arthur Miller's birth. The production wil... (more...)
Jerry Lewis Set to Star in THE TRUST with Nicolas Cage Jerry Lewis Set to Star in THE TRUST with Nicolas Cage
by Movies News Desk - February 18, 2015

According to Deadline.com, Jerry Lewis snagged a lead role in the upcoming film, 'The Trust'.... (more...)
2015 Ameripolitan Music Award Winners Announced at Paramount Theatre 2015 Ameripolitan Music Award Winners Announced at Paramount Theatre
by BWW News Desk - February 18, 2015

The 2nd Annual Ameripolitan Music Awards took place last night at the historic Paramount Theatre, 713 Congress Avenue in downtown Austin, presented by Lone Star and Fender Guitars, with winners in classic country music categories as Honky Tonk, Western Swing, Rockabilly and Outlaw.... (more...)
ANDY WARHOL: PORTRAITS Opens 3/4 at Phoenix Art Museum ANDY WARHOL: PORTRAITS Opens 3/4 at Phoenix Art Museum
by BWW News Desk - February 18, 2015

Andy Warhol: Portraits opens at Phoenix Art Museum on March 4, 2015. One of the most influential artists of the 20th century, Andy Warhol was at the forefront of the Pop Art movement and known for his brightly colored images. This exhibition examines Warhol's interest in capturing the likenesses of ... (more...)
InDepth InterView 2010 Flashback: Lesley Gore InDepth InterView 2010 Flashback: Lesley Gore
by Pat Cerasaro - February 17, 2015

Today we remember the iconic 1960s pop superstar and occasional musical theatre star who passed away earlier this week at 68, the one and only 'It's My Party' crooner herself, Lesley Gore, who generously participated in my InDepth InterView column way back in 2010 with an expansive and fascinating c... (more...)
Derek Jeter-Founded The Players' Tribune Announces Its Official Launch And Strategic Partnerships Derek Jeter-Founded The Players' Tribune Announces Its Official Launch And Strategic Partnerships
by BWW News Desk - February 17, 2015

NEW YORK, Feb. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ The Players' Tribune, a first-of-its-kind digital media company, founded by Derek Jeter, officially launchedat www.theplayerstribune.com on Saturday, February 14 with a daytime roundtable discussion, moderated by TV personality Andy Cohen, and an evening launch e... (more...)
BWW TV: Behind-the-Scenes With Damian Lewis in AMERICAN BUFFALO BWW TV: Behind-the-Scenes With Damian Lewis in AMERICAN BUFFALO
by BroadwayWorld TV - February 16, 2015

Shot at a photo shoot for the play, check out a behind-the-scenes video interview with Damian Lewis discussing the upcoming production of American Buffalo. John Goodman and Tom Sturridge will star alongside Lewis in the production which will play for a strictly limited season at Wyndham's Theatre, w... (more...)
BE BOP A LULA! to Open March 4 at the Ambassadors Theatre BE BOP A LULA! to Open March 4 at the Ambassadors Theatre
by BWW News Desk - February 12, 2015

This spring, the outright kings of Rock n' Roll explode onto the West End stage in a brand new show, set to have audiences rocking in the aisles. The four giants of late Fifties and early Sixties popular music, Eddie Cochran, Gene Vincent, Billy Fury and Roy Orbison come together for the first time ... (more...)
Portland Ovations to Offer Free Tickets to MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET at Merrill Auditorium, 2/21 Portland Ovations to Offer Free Tickets to MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET at Merrill Auditorium, 2/21
by BWW News Desk - February 12, 2015

Portland Ovations has announced that they will give a free pair of tickets for the Broadway National Tour of Million Dollar Quartet to anyone that still holds a ticket stub to the August 1977 Elvis concerts that never took place at the Cumberland County Civic Center because of the superstars untimel... (more...)






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