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BIO: Joan Rivers was born June 8, 1933, in Brooklyn, New York. Her big break came in 1965. A booking on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson turned Joan's career around, and she became an instant hit. Her f... (read more...)

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Joan Rivers, Julia Roberts Among Nominees for 16th WOMEN'S IMAGE NETWORK AwardsJoan Rivers, Julia Roberts Among Nominees for 16th WOMEN'S IMAGE NETWORK Awards
October 30, 2014

The Hollywood Reporter reports that Joan Rivers is among the nominees of the 16th Annual Women's Image Network Awards (WIN). The late comedian joins Scandal executive producer Shonda Rhimes, and actre... (more...)


Joan Rivers, Emma & Julia Roberts and More Among 2014 WIN Award NomineesJoan Rivers, Emma & Julia Roberts and More Among 2014 WIN Award Nominees
October 29, 2014

FASHION POLICE's Joan Rivers, SCANDAL's Shonda Rhimes, AMERICAN HORROR STORY: COVEN's Emma Roberts, THE NORMAL HEART's Julia Roberts and more are among the nominees for the 16th Women's Image Network ... (more...)


Jamie deRoy & Friends Set for Metropolitan Room, 11/15Jamie deRoy & Friends Set for Metropolitan Room, 11/15
October 29, 2014

Join celebrated cabaret performer Jamie deRoy when she presents another edition of her Multi MAC award-winning Variety Show, Jamie deRoy & friends, on Saturday, November 15th (7:30PM) at New York's wo... (more...)


Robert Callely's ON A STOOL AT THE END OF THE BAR to Premiere at 59E59 TheatersRobert Callely's ON A STOOL AT THE END OF THE BAR to Premiere at 59E59 Theaters
October 24, 2014

59E59 Theaters will welcome The Directors Company with ON A STOOL AT THE END OF THE BAR, written by Robert Callely and directed by Michael Parva. ON A STOOL AT THE END OF THE BAR begins performances o... (more...)


Kelly Osboure Gets Tattoo in Tribute to FASHION POLICE Co-Host & Mentor Joan RiversKelly Osboure Gets Tattoo in Tribute to FASHION POLICE Co-Host & Mentor Joan Rivers
October 24, 2014

FASHION POLICE's Kelly Osbourne paid tribute to her co-host, mentor and good friend Joan Rivers by getting a tattoo in her honor. (more...)


UPDATE: Manhattan Clinic Where Joan Rivers Underwent Procedure May Be Shut Down by JanuaryUPDATE: Manhattan Clinic Where Joan Rivers Underwent Procedure May Be Shut Down by January
October 17, 2014

The Manhattan clinic where late comedian Joan Rivers underwent a routine endoscopy in August which eventually led to her death, may be shut down by New York state health officials. (more...)


UPDATE: NY Medical Examiner's Office Reveals Joan Rivers' Cause of DeathUPDATE: NY Medical Examiner's Office Reveals Joan Rivers' Cause of Death
October 16, 2014

The New York City Medical Examiner's Office has revealed that late comedian Joan Rivers died from complications due to surgery on September 4, 2014. (more...)


VIDEO: Jay Leno Reveals Why He Kept Joan Rivers Off THE TONIGHT SHOWVIDEO: Jay Leno Reveals Why He Kept Joan Rivers Off THE TONIGHT SHOW
October 15, 2014

Jay Leno spoke to Access Hollywood last night and explained why he continued to ban late comedian Joan Rivers from THE TONIGHT SHOW. (more...)


Cast Announced for The Old Globe's GLOBE FOR ALL Free Shakespeare Tour, Beginning 10/28Cast Announced for The Old Globe's GLOBE FOR ALL Free Shakespeare Tour, Beginning 10/28
October 10, 2014

The Old Globe invites your participation and coverage as it begins presenting shows through an exciting new producing platform, Globe for All. This free-of-charge tour of a professional production of ... (more...)


'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for October 8th, 2014'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for October 8th, 2014
by Paul W. Thompson - October 08, 2014

The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to Broadway. The BroadwayWorld Chicago Awards are back with nomination... (more...)


Will and Anthony Nunziata to Celebrate Columbus Day at Westchester Broadway Theatre, 10/13Will and Anthony Nunziata to Celebrate Columbus Day at Westchester Broadway Theatre, 10/13
October 08, 2014

A Columbus day celebration you will love! Join us for a true Italian celebration full of music, song and laughter. (more...)


STAGE TUBE: Watch SNL Cast Roast Joan Rivers and Other Deceased IconsSTAGE TUBE: Watch SNL Cast Roast Joan Rivers and Other Deceased Icons
October 05, 2014

With the recent passing of comedienne Joan Rivers, the Saturday Night Live cast performed a skit envisioning what Heaven might be like with Joan Rivers and other deceased celebrities, like Richard Pry... (more...)


Tony Winner Phylicia Rashad Set for 2014 Gold Coast Int'l Film FestivalTony Winner Phylicia Rashad Set for 2014 Gold Coast Int'l Film Festival
October 03, 2014

From November 3-9, 2014 the Gold Coast Arts Center, in conjunction with the Town of North Hempstead, will present the 4th annual Gold Coast International Film Festival (GCIFF), and everyone's invited-... (more...)


UPDATE: Melissa Rivers to Sue Clinic Where Joan Rivers Had Throat Procedure?UPDATE: Melissa Rivers to Sue Clinic Where Joan Rivers Had Throat Procedure?
October 03, 2014

Melissa Rivers, will move forward with plans to sue the throat specialist according to a friend. (more...)


CARSON - THE MUSICAL Workshop to be Held in New York this Year; Joan Rivers, Don Rickles & More Confirmed as CharactersCARSON - THE MUSICAL Workshop to be Held in New York this Year; Joan Rivers, Don Rickles & More Confirmed as Characters
September 30, 2014

Henry Bushkin's new Johnny Carson/TONIGHT SHOW musical, based on his own book about the late-night host, is quickly shaping up. (more...)


WGN TV's Ana Belaval, Pat Tomasulo & Mike Toomey Coming to Aurora's Copley Theatre, 11/22WGN TV's Ana Belaval, Pat Tomasulo & Mike Toomey Coming to Aurora's Copley Theatre, 11/22
September 29, 2014

You watch them every day on WGN-TV Morning News: Pat Tomasulo with sports, Ana Belaval with Around Town and Mike Toomey playing a host of characters including Skip Parker, Batman and more. (more...)


THE SIMPSONS Pays Tribute to Comedian Joan Rivers in Season PremiereTHE SIMPSONS Pays Tribute to Comedian Joan Rivers in Season Premiere
September 29, 2014

Last night's 26th Season Premiere of the long-running FOX animated series THE SIMPSONS paid tribute to late comedian Joan Rivers, who guest starred in a 2011 episode (more...)


Joan Rivers Joke Collection Heading to the Smithsonian Museum?Joan Rivers Joke Collection Heading to the Smithsonian Museum?
September 25, 2014

The priceless relics from Rivers' estate may find their way to Washington DC's Smithsonian National Museum of American History. (more...)


VIDEO: PBS's MAKE 'EM LAUGH Shares Never-Before-Seen Video of Joan RiversVIDEO: PBS's MAKE 'EM LAUGH Shares Never-Before-Seen Video of Joan Rivers
September 24, 2014

Conducted on November 16, 2006, this never before seen interview outtake is from the archives of the six-hour PBS comedy series MAKE 'EM LAUGH: The Funny Business of America. (more...)


Allen Klein Releases HAVING THE TIME OF YOUR LIFEAllen Klein Releases HAVING THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE
September 24, 2014

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Over 1 Million Viewers Tune In to E!'s Joan Rivers TributeOver 1 Million Viewers Tune In to E!'s Joan Rivers Tribute
September 23, 2014

E! was THE destination for a record 1.1 million total viewers who tuned in to honor and remember the iconic Joan Rivers with the network's commemorative 90-minute special “Fashion Police: Celebrating ... (more...)


Kathy Griffin to Replace Joan Rivers on E!'s FASHION POLICE?Kathy Griffin to Replace Joan Rivers on E!'s FASHION POLICE?
September 23, 2014

The UK's Daily Mail reports exclusively that Kathy Griffin is set to take over as the newest member of E!'s FASHION POLICE, replacing legendary comedian Joan Rivers who passed away earlier this month.... (more...)


WAKE UP with BWW 9/23/14 - Bennett & Gaga Get CHEEK TO CHEEK, BROADWAY SALUTES and More!WAKE UP with BWW 9/23/14 - Bennett & Gaga Get CHEEK TO CHEEK, BROADWAY SALUTES and More!
by Jessica Showers - September 23, 2014

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Today's big news: Bennett & Gaga's CHEEK TO CHEEK is out today,... (more...)


But, Wait! What's On TV Tonight? Tuesday, September 23rdBut, Wait! What's On TV Tonight? Tuesday, September 23rd
by BWW Staff - September 23, 2014

9:00-10:00pm: AGENTS OF SHIELD | ABC 10:00-10:30pm: AWKWARD | MTV 10:30pm-12:00am: JOAN RIVERS: A PIECE OF WORK | PBS Click for more picks & previews! (more...)


BC/EFA's 28th Annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction Raises $713,986BC/EFA's 28th Annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction Raises $713,986
September 22, 2014

Broadway fans found everything from rare opening night gifts to classic original Playbills, met their favorite stars and bid on once-in-a-life-time experiences to push the grand total raised Sunday, S... (more...)







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