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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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Garry Marshall Reveals PRETTY WOMAN Musical Eyeing 2017 Broadway Opening Garry Marshall Reveals PRETTY WOMAN Musical Eyeing 2017 Broadway Opening
by TV News Desk - May 02, 2016

In a new interview with Vanity Fair, director Garry Marshall revealed details on the highly anticipated stage musical based on the 1990's romantic comedy PRETTY WOMAN.... (more...)
Scoop: THINK LIKE A MAN on FOX - Friday, May 6, 2016 Scoop: THINK LIKE A MAN on FOX - Friday, May 6, 2016
by - May 02, 2016

Get all the scoop on THINK LIKE A MAN, airing on FOX on Friday, May 6, 2016!... (more...)
2016 Blumey Awards Nominations Announced! 2016 Blumey Awards Nominations Announced!
by BWW News Desk - April 29, 2016

Blumenthal Performing Arts is pleased to announce the 72 nominees - six each in 12 categories - competing in the 5th Annual High School Musical Theater Awards, also known as The Blumey Awards, presented by Wells Fargo on Sunday, May 22, in Belk Theater at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center.... (more...)
Tony Winner Levi Kreis to Headline Diversity Honors, to Benefit Harvey Milk Foundation & Pride Center Tony Winner Levi Kreis to Headline Diversity Honors, to Benefit Harvey Milk Foundation & Pride Center
by BWW News Desk - April 29, 2016

Tony award-winning actor/singer Levi Kreis will make a special appearance at Diversity Honors, the highly touted fundraiser for the Harvey Milk Foundation and The Pride Center at Equality Park at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 13, 2016 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, FL.... (more...)
Matthew Morrison, Laura Michelle Kelly, David Yazbek and More Set for May at Feinstein's/54 Below Matthew Morrison, Laura Michelle Kelly, David Yazbek and More Set for May at Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2016

This May, Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond. Scroll down for the full lineup!... (more...)
Old Log Theatre to Present MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Old Log Theatre to Present MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2016

?Old Log Theatre will be rockin' with the untold story of four rock 'n' roll pioneers and how they came together for one magical night, as the smash hit musical MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET makes its professional theatre debut in the Twin Cities.... (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at Flat Rock Playhouse's MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Photo Flash: First Look at Flat Rock Playhouse's MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2016

Flat Rock Playhouse is kicking off its 2016 mainstage season with the international hit musical Million Dollar Quartet - the story of four pioneers of rock 'n' roll and how they came together for one night in what is undoubtedly the most electrifying jam session in all of music history.... (more...)
A NIGHT TO REMEMBER: PRESLEY, PERKINS, LEWIS AND CASH Set for Ridgefield Playhouse, 5/14 A NIGHT TO REMEMBER: PRESLEY, PERKINS, LEWIS AND CASH Set for Ridgefield Playhouse, 5/14
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2016

Get ready for a night of rockabilly, country, gospel and pure 1950's rock and roll with 'A Night to Remember: Presley, Perkins, Lewis and Cash' on Saturday, May 14 at 8 p.m.... (more...)
Segal Centre's 2016-17 Theatre Season to Feature Yiddish IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU & More Segal Centre's 2016-17 Theatre Season to Feature Yiddish IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU & More
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2016

The Segal Centre for Performing Arts today announced the programming for its 2016-2017 Season. The upcoming 49th season is brimming with artistry, audacity and authenticity.... (more...)
A LITTLE TRAVELING MUSIC Set for The Triad, 5/16 A LITTLE TRAVELING MUSIC Set for The Triad, 5/16
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2016

Kinky Boots' Eric Leviton and The Producers' Michael Kostroff reprise their Nightlife Award-winning comic cabaret show, 'A Little Traveling Music,' for one night at the Triad, at 158 W. 72nd Street, between Broadway and Columbus, on the 2nd floor.... (more...)
Photo Coverage: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for TUCK EVERLASTING with Lea Salonga, Bernadette Peters & More! Photo Coverage: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for TUCK EVERLASTING with Lea Salonga, Bernadette Peters & More!
by Walter McBride - April 27, 2016

If you could live forever, would you? Take a journey you'll never forget in this powerful new musical about love, family and living life to the fullest. With direction and choreography by Tony Award® winner Casey Nicholaw (Something Rotten!, Aladdin, The Book of Mormon), Tuck Everlasting just opened... (more...)
Jeff Harnar, Spencer Day, Carole J. Bufford Set for The Colony Hotel's Royal Room Summer Residency Jeff Harnar, Spencer Day, Carole J. Bufford Set for The Colony Hotel's Royal Room Summer Residency
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2016

The Colony Hotel - which The Palm Beach Post has hailed as 'probably the best place for cabaret on the planet' - has just launched a new Young Stars Summer Residency Program that will present many of Manhattan's hottest rising cabaret stars every weekend until Labor Day, all of which have been audie... (more...)
Musical Theatre Guild to Close 20th Anniversary Season with THE PAJAMA GAME Musical Theatre Guild to Close 20th Anniversary Season with THE PAJAMA GAME
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2016

Musical Theatre Guild, the winner of the Los Angeles Drama Critic's Circle Margaret Harford Award for sustained excellence in the theatre, will conclude their 20th Anniversary Season with the classic Broadway musical THE PAJAMA GAME.  The one-night-only concert will take place at Glendale's historic... (more...)
Broadway at the Cabaret - Top 5 Cabaret Picks for April 25-May 1, Featuring Jay Armstrong Johnson, The Skivvies, and More! Broadway at the Cabaret - Top 5 Cabaret Picks for April 25-May 1, Featuring Jay Armstrong Johnson, The Skivvies, and More!
by Louisa Brady - April 24, 2016

Broadway's 40 theatres aren't the only places to catch performances from your favorite stars! Well after Broadway orchestras begin their overtures, ensemble members take their dance breaks, and performers belt out their eleven o'clock numbers, the party continues at various cabaret venues throughout... (more...)
Single-Show Tickets Now on Sale for 2016 Music Circus Season Single-Show Tickets Now on Sale for 2016 Music Circus Season
by BWW News Desk - April 22, 2016

Single-show tickets are now on sale for all shows in the 2016 Sacramento Music Circus season at the Wells Fargo Pavilion, the 66th season for the venerable institution.... (more...)
New Musical BRIGHT SIDE to Play Art Square Theatre, 5/19-6/5 New Musical BRIGHT SIDE to Play Art Square Theatre, 5/19-6/5
by BWW News Desk - April 22, 2016

Fighting cancer takes guts and tenacity - and a strong support system - something the lead character learns in 'Bright Side', a new musical about a macho military man diagnosed with male breast cancer. The play runs May 19-June 5 at the Art Square Theatre and features Broadway veteran actors and loc... (more...)
Bid on Items from David Bowie, Lady Gaga & More in Julien's Auctions 'Music Icons' Event Bid on Items from David Bowie, Lady Gaga & More in Julien's Auctions 'Music Icons' Event
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2016

Julien's Auctions, the world record breaking auction house to the stars, has announced its highly anticipated Music Icons auction event to take place at the Hard Rock Café New York on Saturday, May 21, 2016.... (more...)
When It Rains It Pours! Broadway-Bound MONSOON WEDDING Musical to Premiere at Berkeley Rep When It Rains It Pours! Broadway-Bound MONSOON WEDDING Musical to Premiere at Berkeley Rep
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2016

Berkeley Repertory Theatre today announced that award-winning film director Mira Nair will bring her exuberant and sumptuous MONSOON WEDDING to the stage in this highly anticipated world premiere musical based on the 2001 Bollywood hit.... (more...)
SHE LOVES ME and UNBREAKABLE KIMMY SCHMIDT's Jane Krakowski's Road To Broadway and TV Stardom SHE LOVES ME and UNBREAKABLE KIMMY SCHMIDT's Jane Krakowski's Road To Broadway and TV Stardom
by Michael Dale - April 20, 2016

Jane Krakowski was an emerging Broadway star when she first gained national attention for 'Ally McBeal.'... (more...)
The Theater People Podcast Welcomes FIDDLER's Danny Burstein The Theater People Podcast Welcomes FIDDLER's Danny Burstein
by Matt Tamanini - April 18, 2016

On Monday, April 18, the Theater People podcast welcomes Five-time Tony Award-nominee, Danny Burstein. Burstein, currently staring as Tevye in the Broadway revival of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, began his career on Broadway in the early 1990s working mostly as an ensemble member and understudy. After makin... (more...)
Jerry Joseph's 'By The Time Your Rocket Gets to Mars' Launches Today Jerry Joseph's 'By The Time Your Rocket Gets to Mars' Launches Today
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2016

Jerry Joseph releases By The Time Your Rocket Gets To Mars today on Voodoo Doughnut Recordings/Cosmo Sex School Records.... (more...)
John Dossett & Douglas Sills to Join Patti LuPone & Christine Ebersole in Now-Extended WAR PAINT at Goodman Theatre John Dossett & Douglas Sills to Join Patti LuPone & Christine Ebersole in Now-Extended WAR PAINT at Goodman Theatre
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2016

Goodman Theatre has announced Broadway stars John Dossett and Douglas Sills will join the cast of War Paint, a new musical starring two-time Tony Award winners Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole as Helena Rubinstein and Elizabeth Arden, respectively. Dossett will portray Tommy Lewis, Miss Arden's h... (more...)
The Mother's Day Comedy Jam Comes to NYC's Beacon Theatre, 5/8 The Mother's Day Comedy Jam Comes to NYC's Beacon Theatre, 5/8
by BWW News Desk - April 14, 2016

Marquee Concerts is pleased to present acclaimed comics Bruce Bruce, Arnez J, Tommy Davidson, and Capone at New York City's Beacon Theatre for the Mother's Day Comedy Jam on Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 7:30pm.... (more...)
Jen Cody, Hunter Foster, Josh Grisetti, Ann Harada, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Julia Murney, Ken Page and More Headed to The Muny's 98th Season Jen Cody, Hunter Foster, Josh Grisetti, Ann Harada, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Julia Murney, Ken Page and More Headed to The Muny's 98th Season
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2016

BroadwayWorld is excited to report that The Muny has announced a star-stuffed first round of principal cast members for its spectacular 98th season!... (more...)
Trevor Noah, Lewis Black, And Brian Regan Headline 2016 Lucille Ball Comedy Festival In Jamestown, NY Trevor Noah, Lewis Black, And Brian Regan Headline 2016 Lucille Ball Comedy Festival In Jamestown, NY
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2016

JAMESTOWN, N.Y., April 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ National Comedy Center, Inc., the first cultural institution dedicated entirely to the celebration of comedy,announces the lineup for the 2016 Lucille Ball Comedy Festival, August 47, in Jamestown, NY. Headlining this year's festival is Comedy Central's '... (more...)






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