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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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Klea Blackhurst, Jim Caruso and Billy Stritch Bring 'Swinging' Christmas Party to Birdland, 12/21-25Klea Blackhurst, Jim Caruso and Billy Stritch Bring 'Swinging' Christmas Party to Birdland, 12/21-25
December 19, 2014

Birdland presents the fifth annual "A Swinging Birdland Christmas" celebration at Birdland Jazz Club starring Birdland regulars Klea Blackhurst, Jim Caruso and Billy Stritch. To celebrate the holiday... (more...)


ESPN's John Brenkus and Wife Perform 'Christmas Is My Favorite Time Of Year'ESPN's John Brenkus and Wife Perform 'Christmas Is My Favorite Time Of Year'
December 19, 2014

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ John Brenkus and his wife Lizzie Brenkus have released the holiday music video 'Christmas is My Favorite Time of Year,' with 50% of the proceedsgoing... (more...)


STAGE TUBE: Christina Bianco Spreads Christmas Cheer with Celebrity Impressions!STAGE TUBE: Christina Bianco Spreads Christmas Cheer with Celebrity Impressions!
by Stage Tube - December 19, 2014

Drama Desk nominee Christina Bianco (Forbidden Broadway) released a new video last week in time for the holidays full of celebrity impressions spreading holiday cheer. Check out the full video below! (more...)


Travis Tritt, Billy Ray Cyrus & More to Join Charlie Daniels Band for 40th Anniversary Volunteer JamTravis Tritt, Billy Ray Cyrus & More to Join Charlie Daniels Band for 40th Anniversary Volunteer Jam
December 19, 2014

On Aug. 12, 2015, The Charlie Daniels Band's legendary Volunteer Jam, a star-studded, multi-genre musical extravaganza that has featured artists like James Brown, Billy Joel, Garth Brooks, Don Henley ... (more...)


Time is Ticking to Vote for the BroadwayWorld Delaware AwardsTime is Ticking to Vote for the BroadwayWorld Delaware Awards
by BWW Special Coverage - December 19, 2014

Time is ticking on your last chance to vote for the 2014 BroadwayWorld Delaware Regional Awards! Check out the latest live stats as of December 19th. Voting closes at the end of the year! (more...)


Sunda Croonquist to Headline Tropicana Las Vegas Laugh Factory, 12/22-28Sunda Croonquist to Headline Tropicana Las Vegas Laugh Factory, 12/22-28
December 15, 2014

Actress / comic / television personality Sunda Croonquist brings her hilarious, flavorful, “kosher soul food” to the New Tropicana Las Vegas Laugh Factory for a weeklong engagement beginning Monday, ... (more...)


Final Two Weeks of Voting for the BroadwayWorld Delaware Awards - Steve Givens Leads!Final Two Weeks of Voting for the BroadwayWorld Delaware Awards - Steve Givens Leads!
by BWW Special Coverage - December 13, 2014

Voting has now opened for the 2014 BroadwayWorld Delaware Regional Awards! Check out the latest live stats as of December 4th. (more...)


Bookworks Presents Today's Shelf Awareness for ReadersBookworks Presents Today's Shelf Awareness for Readers
December 13, 2014

Last year, when brainstorming our Best Books list, we pared down our initial list of favorites to 87; this year we're more efficient: we managed to end up with just 81 titles--still way too many. Ther... (more...)


MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Offers Winter Weather Guarantee, Jan-March 2015MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Offers Winter Weather Guarantee, Jan-March 2015
December 12, 2014

Million Dollar Quartet, the longest-running Broadway musical production in Chicago's history, which has been extended through Spring 2015, announces an unprecedented Winter Weather Guarantee. From Ja... (more...)


ROCK OF AGES' Chris D'Arienzo Developing Stage Musical Adaptation of Martin Scorcese's THE KING OF COMEDYROCK OF AGES' Chris D'Arienzo Developing Stage Musical Adaptation of Martin Scorcese's THE KING OF COMEDY
December 12, 2014

According to Variety, Chris D'Arienzo, who wrote Broadway's ROCK OF AGES and its film adaptation, is currently at work on bringing Martin Scorsese's film THE KING OF COMEDY to the stage. D'Arienzo has... (more...)


WAKE UP with BWW 12/12/14 - SOUND OF MUSIC Nuns Get Christmasy, EVERY BRILLIANT THING and More!WAKE UP with BWW 12/12/14 - SOUND OF MUSIC Nuns Get Christmasy, EVERY BRILLIANT THING and More!
by Jessica Showers - December 12, 2014

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? This weekend's big news: THE SOUND OF MUSIC nuns gather at 54 B... (more...)


Emily Berman, Rebecca Finnegan & More Set for Porchlight Music Theatre's SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM in 2015Emily Berman, Rebecca Finnegan & More Set for Porchlight Music Theatre's SONDHEIM ON SONDHEIM in 2015
December 11, 2014

Porchlight Music Theatre has announce dthe second production in its 20th Anniversary Season of Sondheim, the Chicago premiere of Sondheim on Sondheim, February 6 - March 15, 2015, music and lyrics by ... (more...)


Barnes & Noble Announces the Top Books for Holiday GiftsBarnes & Noble Announces the Top Books for Holiday Gifts
December 11, 2014

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS), the nation's largest retail bookseller and the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced its top book picks for every intere... (more...)


Jack White to Play Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in FebruaryJack White to Play Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in February
December 10, 2014

Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, recently named 'Best Live Music Venue' by Las Vegas Weekly and 'Best New Venue' by Vegas Seven, is thrilled to announce Jack White live at Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas. (more...)


Niece of Jerry Lee Lewis Teams with Guitar Great Danny B. Harvey for Rockin' New Christmas AlbumNiece of Jerry Lee Lewis Teams with Guitar Great Danny B. Harvey for Rockin' New Christmas Album
December 09, 2014

Annie Marie Lewis hails from one of the most distinguished musical families in history, and the closest thing to royalty America has ever had (more...)


Gabe Bowling, Scott Moreau & More to Lead MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET National TourGabe Bowling, Scott Moreau & More to Lead MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET National Tour
December 09, 2014

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... (more...)


Billy Porter Will Direct Sam Harris' HAM Musical at Theater 511 at Ars NovaBilly Porter Will Direct Sam Harris' HAM Musical at Theater 511 at Ars Nova
December 09, 2014

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) will premiere at Theater 511 at Ars No... (more...)


Photo Flash: Dick Cavett Introduces Newest Book at W83 in ManhattanPhoto Flash: Dick Cavett Introduces Newest Book at W83 in Manhattan
December 08, 2014

Socrates in the City presented a very special onstage interview with legendary TV personality, Dick Cavett, December 3rd at W83 Space in Manhattan. The interview, conducted by bestselling author and f... (more...)


The Orpheum Theatre President Announces RetirementThe Orpheum Theatre President Announces Retirement
December 08, 2014

Pat Halloran, longtime President and CEO of the Memphis Development Foundation which operates The Orpheum Theatre, has announced plans to retire on December 31, 2015. Halloran joined the Memphis Deve... (more...)


Larry David makes his Broadway debut in new comedy for 18 weeks only!Larry David makes his Broadway debut in new comedy for 18 weeks only!
by Contests - Broadway - December 08, 2014

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Rita Wilson, MaryLouise Burke, Ben Shenkman, and More Join Larry David's A FISH IN THE DARKRita Wilson, MaryLouise Burke, Ben Shenkman, and More Join Larry David's A FISH IN THE DARK
December 07, 2014

Rita Wilson, MaryLouise Burke, and Ben Shenkman have joined the cast of Larry David's upcoming Broadway play, FISH IN THE DARK. (more...)


Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces 2015 Jewish Film FestivalFilm Society of Lincoln Center Announces 2015 Jewish Film Festival
December 04, 2014

The Jewish Museum and the Film Society of Lincoln Center will present the 24th annual New York Jewish Film Festival at the Film Society's Walter Reade Theater and Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center (more...)


Unwrap the Latest Voting Update for the BroadwayWorld Delaware Awards - Steve Givens Leads!Unwrap the Latest Voting Update for the BroadwayWorld Delaware Awards - Steve Givens Leads!
by BWW Special Coverage - December 04, 2014

Voting has now opened for the 2014 BroadwayWorld Delaware Regional Awards! Check out the latest live stats as of December 4th. (more...)


Dick Cavett to Appear at W83 TonightDick Cavett to Appear at W83 Tonight
December 03, 2014

Tonight (Wednesday) at 7 PM, Socrates in the City will present a very special onstage interview with legendary TV personality and star of Broadway's INTO THE WOODS and THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW, Dick Cave... (more...)


Annaleigh Ashford, Laura Osnes, Laura Benanti and More Come to 54 Below This WinterAnnaleigh Ashford, Laura Osnes, Laura Benanti and More Come to 54 Below This Winter
December 01, 2014

This December and January 54 BELOW presents an exciting lineup of the brightest talent from Broadway and beyond. Scroll down for details! (more...)







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