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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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MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET to Return to Shea's Buffalo Theatre, 2/6-7 MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET to Return to Shea's Buffalo Theatre, 2/6-7
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2015

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, which is entering its fourth smash year on the road and will play over 60 cities this year, bringing the Broadway musical inspired by the electrifying true story of four rock 'n' roll icons to many new locations across the country.... (more...)
Philly POPS to Welcome Tony DeSare for AMERICAN SONGBOOK, THEN AND NOW in March Philly POPS to Welcome Tony DeSare for AMERICAN SONGBOOK, THEN AND NOW in March
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2015

Whether he's swingin' like Frank Sinatra or sizzlin' like Jerry Lee Lewis, internationally acclaimed singer/pianist Tony DeSare will thrill The Philly POPS audiences in American Songbook, Then and Now on Friday, March 13, through Sunday, March 15. Conducted by Philly POPS Music Director Michael Kraj... (more...)
Maltz Jupiter Theatre's THE KING AND I & Actors' Playhouse's MURDER BALLAD Lead Carbonell Awards Nominations! Maltz Jupiter Theatre's THE KING AND I & Actors' Playhouse's MURDER BALLAD Lead Carbonell Awards Nominations!
by BWW News Desk - January 21, 2015

A production of a beloved Rodgers and Hammerstein musical and a rock and roll tale of a passionate love triangle garnered the most nominations for the 39th annual Carbonell Awards, which honors excellence in theater in South Florida.... (more...)
Cheryl Boone Isaacs and Bob Newhart to be Honored by International Cinematographers Guild Cheryl Boone Isaacs and Bob Newhart to be Honored by International Cinematographers Guild
by Movies News Desk - January 21, 2015

The Publicists of the International Cinematographers Guild have named Cheryl Boone Isaacs, President of the Motion Picture Academy®, as recipient of the President's Award, and comedian Bob Newhart recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award, to be presented at the 52nd Annual Publicists Luncheon... (more...)
OLIVER!, YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN and More Set for CPCC Summer Theatre's 2015 Season OLIVER!, YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN and More Set for CPCC Summer Theatre's 2015 Season
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2015

?CPCC Summer Theatre happily announces its 42nd season of summer stock for the Charlotte Metrolina region in Summer 2015.... (more...)
Guy Sterling Launches New Book on Newark's History Guy Sterling Launches New Book on Newark's History
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2015

NEWARK, N.J.... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Rob McClure and Brynn O'Malley Talk HONEYMOON IN VEGAS BWW Interviews: Rob McClure and Brynn O'Malley Talk HONEYMOON IN VEGAS
by Caryn Robbins - January 18, 2015

Today, McClure and O'Malley speak exclusively with BWW about these well-intentioned characters who are thrust into the most extraordinary circumstances, yet still find a way to make true love prevail.... (more...)
Rialto Chatter: Kaufman & Hart's ONCE IN A LIFETIME Coming Back to Broadway? Rialto Chatter: Kaufman & Hart's ONCE IN A LIFETIME Coming Back to Broadway?
by Rialto Chatter - January 14, 2015

Once in a Lifetime, the first of eight collaborations from Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman, might be heading back to the stage, according to the New York Post. MIchael Riedel writes that he 'hears rumblings of a possible revival.' The duo is currently represented on Broadway with their 1936 play, Yo... (more...)
MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET to Play the Fabulous Fox, 2/27-3/1 MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET to Play the Fabulous Fox, 2/27-3/1
by BWW News Desk - January 12, 2015

New casting has been announced for the National Tour of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, which is entering its fourth smash year on the road and will play over 60 cities in the next year, bringing the Broadway musical inspired by the electrifying true story of four rock 'n' roll icons to many new locations a... (more...)
New York Jewish Film Festival Announces 'Beyond The Screen' Programs New York Jewish Film Festival Announces 'Beyond The Screen' Programs
by Movies News Desk - January 12, 2015

The Jewish Museum and the Film Society of Lincoln Center are presenting the 24th annual New York Jewish Film Festival at the Film Society's Walter Reade Theater and Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center, January 14-29, 2015.... (more...)
THE WHO to Perform at New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival THE WHO to Perform at New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
by BWW News Desk - January 12, 2015

THE WHO will perform their first U.S. festival appearance in more than 40 years at this year's New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell... (more...)
HAM: A MUSICAL MEMOIR, Directed by Billy Porter, Opens Tonight at Theater 511 at Ars Nova HAM: A MUSICAL MEMOIR, Directed by Billy Porter, Opens Tonight at Theater 511 at Ars Nova
by BWW News Desk - January 12, 2015

HAM: A Musical Memoir, a new theatrical event based on Sam Harris' book, HAM: Slices of a Life (a collection of stories and essays published by Simon & Schuster) is an innovative and exciting hybrid theatrical concept and the culmination of Harris' successful 30 year career as actor, vocalist and, n... (more...)
Actress and Sex Symbol Anita Ekberg Has Died at 83 Actress and Sex Symbol Anita Ekberg Has Died at 83
by BWW News Desk - January 11, 2015

Swedish actress, well known for LA DOLCE VITA, died on Sunday in Rocca di Papa. She was 93.... (more...)
Eric Ankrim, Josh Rhodes & More Nominated for 2014 Gypsy Rose Lee Awards Eric Ankrim, Josh Rhodes & More Nominated for 2014 Gypsy Rose Lee Awards
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2015

Seattle Theater Writers critics' circle just announced the nomination slate of the fourth annual Gypsy Rose Lee Awards,theater awards devoted to recognizing excellence across the economic spectrum of professional Seattle theaters in the prior calendar year.... (more...)
Jack Black Stars in New HBO Series THE BRINK, Debuting This Summer Jack Black Stars in New HBO Series THE BRINK, Debuting This Summer
by TV News Desk - January 08, 2015

Executive produced by Jerry Weintraub, Roberto Benabib and Jay Roach, and created by Roberto Benabib and Kim Benabib, the epic dark comedy series THE BRINK focuses on a geopolitical crisis and its effect on three disparate, desperate men. The show's ten-episode season begins this summer, exclusively... (more...)
Billy Porter-Helmed HAM: A MUSICAL MEMOIR Begins Tonight at Ars Nova Billy Porter-Helmed HAM: A MUSICAL MEMOIR Begins Tonight at Ars Nova
by BWW News Desk - January 08, 2015

HAM: A Musical Memoir, a new theatrical event based on Sam Harris' book, HAM: Slices of a Life (a collection of stories and essays published by Simon & Schuster) begins previews tonight, January 8 at Theater 511 at Ars Nova.... (more...)
Billy Porter-Helmed HAM: A MUSICAL MEMOIR Begins Tomorrow at Ars Nova Billy Porter-Helmed HAM: A MUSICAL MEMOIR Begins Tomorrow at Ars Nova
by BWW News Desk - January 07, 2015

HAM: A Musical Memoir, a new theatrical event based on Sam Harris' book, HAM: Slices of a Life (a collection of stories and essays published by Simon & Schuster) begins previews tomorrow night Thursday, January 8 at Theater 511 at Ars Nova.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: A ROCKIN' MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM is High Energy Fun BWW Reviews: A ROCKIN' MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM is High Energy Fun
by David Clarke - January 06, 2015

Last August, the 12.14 Foundation premiered Michael Unger and Eric Svejcar's A ROCKIN' Midsummer Night's Dream. This week, the new musical comes to New York City at 54 BELOW. With a ton of energy and some serious vocal talent, the kids involved with the 12.14 Foundation and the Broadway vetted adult... (more...)
Books-A-Million Names Best Of List For 2014 Books-A-Million Names Best Of List For 2014
by BWW News Desk - January 06, 2015

Birmingham, Ala.... (more...)
Road Less Traveled to Present A PUBLIC READING OF AN UNPRODUCED SCREENPLAY ABOUT THE DEATH OF WALT DISNEY, 1/23-2/15 Road Less Traveled to Present A PUBLIC READING OF AN UNPRODUCED SCREENPLAY ABOUT THE DEATH OF WALT DISNEY, 1/23-2/15
by BWW News Desk - January 06, 2015

Road Less Traveled Productions (RLTP) will be kicking off the New Year with A Public Reading Of An Unproduced Screenplay About The Death Of Walt Disney by Lucas Hnath. The production will star Robert Rutland, Darryl Hart, Gerry Maher, and Marisa Caruso under the direction of Katie Mallinson.... (more...)
VIDEO: Kevin Hart Wants Josh Gad to 'Show Him the Money' in All-New JERRY MAGUIRE Parody VIDEO: Kevin Hart Wants Josh Gad to 'Show Him the Money' in All-New JERRY MAGUIRE Parody
by Movies News Desk - January 06, 2015

In the clip below, watch the two funnymen re-enact the classic 'Show Me the Money' scene from the 1996 film.... (more...)
Qualcomm Sees Significant Traction in 802.11ac Wi-Fi with MU-MIMO for Home and Enterprise Networks Qualcomm Sees Significant Traction in 802.11ac Wi-Fi with MU-MIMO for Home and Enterprise Networks
by BWW News Desk - January 05, 2015

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ Qualcomm Incorporated (QCOM) today announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Atheros, Inc., has achieved significant traction in the adoption of its Qualcomm VIVE solutions with Qualcomm MU | EFX its multi-user multi-input/multi-output (MU-MIMO) Wi-Fi technology, ... (more...)
Qualcomm Sees Significant Traction in 802.11ac Wi-Fi with MU-MIMO for Home and Enterprise Networks Qualcomm Sees Significant Traction in 802.11ac Wi-Fi with MU-MIMO for Home and Enterprise Networks
by BWW News Desk - January 05, 2015

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ Qualcomm Incorporated (QCOM) today announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Atheros, Inc., has achieved significant traction in the adoption of its Qualcomm VIVE solutions with Qualcomm MU | EFX its multi-user multi-input/multi-output (MU-MIMO) Wi-Fi technology, ... (more...)
Comcast Hometown Network (Channel 104) to Televise 15 Prep Basketball Games in 2015 Comcast Hometown Network (Channel 104) to Televise 15 Prep Basketball Games in 2015
by BWW News Desk - January 05, 2015

LIVERMORE, Calif., Jan. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ Comcast Hometown Network (Channel 104), Comcast's regional cable network covering Northern and Central California, today announced that it will kick off its 2015 sports coverage with 15 high school basketball telecasts (see complete schedule below or at ... (more...)
Photo Flashback: A Fond Farewell - Remembering The Stars We Lost in 2014 Photo Flashback: A Fond Farewell - Remembering The Stars We Lost in 2014
by Walter McBride - January 01, 2015

Broadway fans had plenty of reasons to celebrate this year, with dozens of shows having opened since January, hundreds of actors having made their debuts, and many more having returned to the stage for critically acclaimed performances. Not all news was good though, as we also suffered a loss of an ... (more...)






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