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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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Mark Saltzman's ALICE FORMERLY OF WONDERLAND to Premiere at Wyoming Theater Festival Mark Saltzman's ALICE FORMERLY OF WONDERLAND to Premiere at Wyoming Theater Festival
by BWW News Desk - June 27, 2016

The Wyoming Theater Festival in Sheridan, WY, will premiere Mark Saltzman's new play with music, ALICE FORMERLY OF WONDERLAND from July 18th - July 29th, under the direction of New York director Kent Nicholson.... (more...)
The Theater People Podcast Welcomes L5Y, BULLETS, FROZEN Star Betsy Wolfe The Theater People Podcast Welcomes L5Y, BULLETS, FROZEN Star Betsy Wolfe
by Theater People Podcast - June 27, 2016

On Monday, June 27th, the Theater People podcast welcomes Broadway favorite Betsy Wolfe. She made her Broadway debut in the 2007 production of 110 IN THE SHADE, and in 2010, she returned to Broadway in EVERYDAY RAPTURE.... (more...)
Music, Musicals, Art and More Slated for The Grand's 2016-17 Season Music, Musicals, Art and More Slated for The Grand's 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - June 24, 2016

As a premier entertainment showplace for acclaimed international stars, iconic American artists, and celebrated regional performers, The Grand 1894 Opera House continues to produce an annual performing arts season that delivers 'living in the moment' entertainment experiences that capture the imagin... (more...)
Mason Street Warehouse to Open 2016 Season with MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Mason Street Warehouse to Open 2016 Season with MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET
by BWW News Desk - June 21, 2016

 Mason Street Warehouse kicks off its 2016 season at the Saugatuck Center for the Arts (400 Culver Street, Saugatuck) with the Tony winning musical "Million Dollar Quartet". The show opens Friday, June 24 and runs through July 10. Tickets for adults, seniors, and students are available online at sc4... (more...)
John Bolton, Ryan Cavanaugh & More to Star in Pittsburgh CLO's DAMN YANKEES! John Bolton, Ryan Cavanaugh & More to Star in Pittsburgh CLO's DAMN YANKEES!
by BWW News Desk - June 20, 2016

Batter up! Just in time for the thick of baseball season comes the muscular musical about baseball super-fan Joe Boyd. Joe is transformed into a star slugger after he makes a deal with the devil and his sexy associate, Lola, for a chance to lead his home team to victory in the pennant race against t... (more...)
The Theater People Podcast Welcomes Tony-Winner Alice Ripley The Theater People Podcast Welcomes Tony-Winner Alice Ripley
by Theater People Podcast - June 20, 2016

On Monday, June 20th, the Theater People Podcast welcomes Tony Award-winner Alice Ripley. For the episode, Ripley discusses her work in the recent AMERICAN PSYCHO, why this was the right role to bring her back to Broadway after a nearly five year-break, and why she thinks the show struggled to find ... (more...)
BWW Review: BOOK OF MORMON Triumphs at Wharton Center BWW Review: BOOK OF MORMON Triumphs at Wharton Center
by Anton Anderssen - June 19, 2016

I love Mormons. I met my first church member while I was a teenager, studying my family history. They archive practically every family tree ever recorded. It has something to do with their religion, but they don't really like to talk about it, similar to their stance on magic underwear. Now on stage... (more...)
HELLO, DOLLY! Opens 6/28 at Music Circus HELLO, DOLLY! Opens 6/28 at Music Circus
by BWW News Desk - June 17, 2016

The 66th Music Circus season continues with the delightful and enduing musical Hello, Dolly!, Jerry Herman's award-winning tale of vivacious matchmaker Dolly Levi. Performances are Tuesday, June 28 through Sunday, July 3 at the Wells Fargo Pavilion.... (more...)
MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Opens This Month at Mason Street Warehouse's Stage MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Opens This Month at Mason Street Warehouse's Stage
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2016

Mason Street Warehouse kicks off its 2016 season at the Saugatuck Center for the Arts (400 Culver Street, Saugatuck) with the Tony winning musical 'Million Dollar Quartet'. The show opens Friday, June 24 and runs through July 10. Tickets for adults, seniors, and students are available online at sc4a... (more...)
MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET to Open FST's 2016-17 Winter Mainstage Season MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET to Open FST's 2016-17 Winter Mainstage Season
by BWW News Desk - June 16, 2016

Go inside the most famed jam session in recording history with Florida Studio Theatre's first show of the 2016-17 Winter Mainstage Season, Million Dollar Quartet. The exhilarating BROADWAY HIT, written by Colin Escott and Floyd Mutrux runs from November 9 through January 1 in the Gompertz Theatre. S... (more...)
BWW Review: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET at The Gateway BWW Review: MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET at The Gateway
by Melissa Giordano - June 15, 2016

After a spectacular season kick-off Tony winning classic Anything Goes, the Gateway continues to dazzle with a rocking rendition of Tony nominee Million Dollar Quartet. On Broadway during the 2010/2011 season, this is the story of the historic jam session that included legends Elvis Presley, Johnny ... (more...)
Nickelodeon's HEY ARNOLD! TV Movie to Be Titled 'Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie'; Original Voice Actors Return Nickelodeon's HEY ARNOLD! TV Movie to Be Titled 'Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie'; Original Voice Actors Return
by TV News Desk - June 13, 2016

Nickelodeon announced today that the upcoming TV movie titled HEY ARNOLD!: The Jungle Movie will feature 19 original voices from the beloved television series. The announcement comes in the midst of Nickelodeon's 25th anniversary celebration of original creator-driven animation. Hey Arnold!: The Jun... (more...)
DM Playhouse to Present RAVE ON! in September DM Playhouse to Present RAVE ON! in September
by BWW News Desk - June 10, 2016

In a high energy, rock n' roll extravaganza, Billy McGuigan returns to the Des Moines Community Playhouse in 'Rave On!' for four shows only, Sept. 8-11, 2016. Tickets go on sale June 14, online at dmplayhouse.com, by phone at 515-277-6261, and at the Playhouse ticket office.... (more...)
John Dewey to Lead Bucks County Playhouse's Hunter Foster-Helmed BUDDY: THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY John Dewey to Lead Bucks County Playhouse's Hunter Foster-Helmed BUDDY: THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY
by BWW News Desk - June 08, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse is proud to present its second production of the summer season, the high-energy Rock & Roll musical "Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story" directed by Tony nominee Hunter Foster with choreography by Lorin Latarro. This show has been seen by over 22 million people world-wide, and is ha... (more...)
Tony Award Countdown: 30 Years In 30 Days, GLEE's Matthew Morrison and Lea Michele Infuse a Pop-Dominated Telecast With Classic Showtunes, 2010 Tony Award Countdown: 30 Years In 30 Days, GLEE's Matthew Morrison and Lea Michele Infuse a Pop-Dominated Telecast With Classic Showtunes, 2010
by Michael Dale - June 07, 2016

In a season dominated by musicals with scores made up of pop hits, the two 'Glee' stars helped remind audiences of the great music of Broadway.... (more...)
ABC to Present Two-Hour Season Premiere of BATTLEBOTS, 6/23 ABC to Present Two-Hour Season Premiere of BATTLEBOTS, 6/23
by TV News Desk - June 07, 2016

The extraordinary robot-fighting tournament “BattleBots” will kick things off with a two-hour season premiere on THURSDAY, JUNE 23 (8:00-10:00 p.m. EDT) on the ABC Television Network.... (more...)
Faldo, Sorenstam & More Join NBC OLYMPICS Coverage on Golf Channel Faldo, Sorenstam & More Join NBC OLYMPICS Coverage on Golf Channel
by TV News Desk - June 07, 2016

NBC Olympics has announced its on-air teams for Golf Channel's coverage of the men's (Aug. 11-14) and women's (Aug. 17-20) golf competition in Rio this summer, as the sport makes its return to the Olympic Games for the first time in more than a century.... (more...)
Golden Nugget Las Vegas Announces Exciting Summer Entertainment Lineup Golden Nugget Las Vegas Announces Exciting Summer Entertainment Lineup
by BWW News Desk - June 06, 2016

 Golden Nugget Las Vegas continues to be the hottest place for entertainment downtown with its sizzling 52 Fridays summer lineup. The concert series welcomes to the stage an eclectic lineup of legendary performers from Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees to Woodstock icons. Scheduled performers thr... (more...)
The Theater People Podcast Welcomes AMERICAN PSYCHO's Jennifer Damiano The Theater People Podcast Welcomes AMERICAN PSYCHO's Jennifer Damiano
by Theater People Podcast - June 06, 2016

On Monday, June 6, the Theater People podcast welcomes Tony nominee Jennifer Damiano. She made her Broadway debut at the age of 15 in the groundbreaking and Tony Award-winning musical SPRING AWAKENING. She went on to originate the role of Natalie in the Brian Yorkey and Tom Kitt musical NEXT TO NORM... (more...)
BWW Preview:  KAREN KING at The Cutting Room in NYC on 6/22 BWW Preview: KAREN KING at The Cutting Room in NYC on 6/22
by Marina Kennedy - June 03, 2016

New York based multi-talented singer, songwriter/performer, Karen King will return to The Cutting Room on June 22 following her sold-out show last year.... (more...)
Exciting New Shows At Sheffield Theatres Exciting New Shows At Sheffield Theatres
by BWW News Desk - June 03, 2016

The new season at Sheffield Theatres includes an exciting line-up of West End and Broadway musicals, witty comedy, chart-topping music, poignant drama and family fun. Booking for the new shows will open to Centre Stage Members on Saturday 11 June and to the general public on Saturday 18 June.... (more...)
Scoop: HAWAII FIVE-0 on CBS - Friday, June 24, 2016 Scoop: HAWAII FIVE-0 on CBS - Friday, June 24, 2016
by TV Scoop - June 02, 2016

Get all the scoop on HAWAII FIVE-0, airing on CBS on Friday, June 24, 2016!... (more...)
The Gateway Announces Cast of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET The Gateway Announces Cast of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET
by BWW News Desk - June 02, 2016

The Tony® Award-winning, international smash-hit musical Million Dollar Quartet opens at The Gateway in Bellport, NY, on Wednesday, June 8 and runs through June 25. Tickets start at $59. For tickets, contact the Box Office at (631) 286-1133 or visit the website at www.TheGateway.org.... (more...)
Infinity Theatre Company Announces 2016 Season Casting Infinity Theatre Company Announces 2016 Season Casting
by BWW News Desk - June 01, 2016

Infinity has announced the company of actor/singer/musicians for their 2016 season.... (more...)
Atlanta Lyric Theatre Sets 37th Season of Musicals Atlanta Lyric Theatre Sets 37th Season of Musicals
by BWW News Desk - June 01, 2016

Atlanta Lyric Theatre, now in its 37th year as the metro area's only professional musical theatre company, has announced its upcoming 2016-17 season of musicals at the 600-seat Jennie T. Anderson Theatre (548 S. Marietta Pkwy., Marietta). With five fantastic shows - the Tony Award-winning fairy tale... (more...)






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