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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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Kelly Osbourne Exits E!'s FASHION POLICE Kelly Osbourne Exits E!'s FASHION POLICE
by TV News Desk - February 27, 2015

According to Deadline, Kelly Osbourne has officially exited E!'s FASHION POLICE.... (more...)
PAM ANN to Launch 2015 UK & Ireland Tour PAM ANN to Launch 2015 UK & Ireland Tour
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2015

Pam Ann, the world's favourite International Air Hostess and Queen of the Sky, is back in the UK with a brand new show for 2015. Jet setting in direct from sell-out tours in Europe, USA, Australia, and following a six week run at London's Leicester Square Theatre, Pam Ann will touchdown in a theatre... (more...)
AMERICAN MASTERS to Pay Tribute to Bruce Sinofsky & Clark Terry AMERICAN MASTERS to Pay Tribute to Bruce Sinofsky & Clark Terry
by TV News Desk - February 25, 2015

American Masters pays tribute to trumpeter Clark Terry (December 14, 1920 - February 21, 2015) and filmmaker Bruce Sinofsky (March 31, 1956 - February 21, 2015) with special In Memoriam online tributes.... (more...)
Mike Super to Perform at MPAC, 3/28 Mike Super to Perform at MPAC, 3/28
by BWW News Desk - February 25, 2015

America's Got Talent finalist Mike Super brings his world of magic and illusion to Mayo Performing Arts Center on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 3 pm and 7:30 pm. Tickets are $25-35.... (more...)
VIDEO: Melissa Rivers Pays Tribute to Mom Joan at 2015 OSCARS! VIDEO: Melissa Rivers Pays Tribute to Mom Joan at 2015 OSCARS!
by TV News Desk - February 23, 2015

There's nothing quite as special as a daughter paying tribute to her late mother, which is exactly what Melissa Rivers did during the LRC Countdown Show, a pre-Oscars special broadcast on E!... (more...)
MY SON THE WAITER Extends at The Triad Theatre Through 5/31 MY SON THE WAITER Extends at The Triad Theatre Through 5/31
by BWW News Desk - February 23, 2015

One of the season's tastier hits, "My Son the Waiter, A Jewish Tragedy is still piping hot and extending a third time. Brad Zimmerman's deliciously self-skewering account of three decades of underachievement as a beloved bad waiter is now on sale at the Triad Theatre, 158 West 72nd Street, through S... (more...)
Academy Issue Statement on Joan Rivers Omission from 'In Memoriam' Tribute Academy Issue Statement on Joan Rivers Omission from 'In Memoriam' Tribute
by Caryn Robbins - February 23, 2015

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the group that oversees the Academy Awards, issued the following statement today to explain Rivers' absense from the tribute... (more...)
VIDEO: Joan Rivers Snubbed? Watch OSCARS' In Memoriam Tribute VIDEO: Joan Rivers Snubbed? Watch OSCARS' In Memoriam Tribute
by Movies News Desk - February 23, 2015

Last night's Academy Awards ceremony paid tribute to Hollywood's finest who passed away over the previous year.... (more...)
YA Science Fiction Novella Released by John Zakour and Elena Beloff YA Science Fiction Novella Released by John Zakour and Elena Beloff
by BWW News Desk - February 23, 2015

Serealities is an online fiction site producing serial stories. It's like watching a favorite TV show. What's different? Readers vote on what happens in the web-series. Follow new episodes on Serealities each week! How It Works: Read each week's episode, Vote on what happens next week, and Repeat... (more...)
Trump Crowns Leeza Gibbons as Winner of Celebrity Apprentice Trump Crowns Leeza Gibbons as Winner of Celebrity Apprentice
by TV News Desk - February 17, 2015

Star and executive producer, Donald J. Trump, named Leeza Gibbons as winner of season 7 of “The Celebrity Apprentice.” In tonight's live finale, award-winning journalist, author, and talk show host Geraldo Rivera faced off against best-selling author and television icon Leeza Gibbons in the exciting... (more...)
Donald Trump Crowns Leeza Gibbons Winner of NBC's CELEBRITY APPRENCTICE Donald Trump Crowns Leeza Gibbons Winner of NBC's CELEBRITY APPRENCTICE
by TV News Desk - February 17, 2015

Star and executive producer, Donald J. Trump, named Leeza Gibbons as winner of season 7 of “The Celebrity Apprentice.”... (more...)
Melissa Rivers Pens THE BOOK OF JOAN Tribute Book, Out This May Melissa Rivers Pens THE BOOK OF JOAN Tribute Book, Out This May
by TV News Desk - February 11, 2015

PEOPLE has shared a first look at the cover of an upcoming tribute to late comedian Joan Rivers, penned by her daughter, Melissa Rivers.... (more...)
BWW Interviews: Wanda Sykes Talks Career, New Tour & Kanye's Recent Grammy Rant! BWW Interviews: Wanda Sykes Talks Career, New Tour & Kanye's Recent Grammy Rant!
by Joseph OHern - February 10, 2015

She has been called one of the funniest people in America by Entertainment Weekly and that she is. With a wit sharper than ever before, it's no mystery why Emmy Award winning Wanda Sykes is one of the best in the business. I had the chance to talk to Wanda about upcoming projects, taking care of whi... (more...)
Melissa Rivers Calls Mother's Posthumous Grammy Award 'Bittersweet' Melissa Rivers Calls Mother's Posthumous Grammy Award 'Bittersweet'
by TV News Desk - February 09, 2015

Last night, The Recording Academy paid tribute, awarding the late, great entertainer Joan Rivers the Grammy for Best Spoken Word Album for her reading of her final memoir, Diary of a Mad Diva.... (more...)
Top Stories You Missed on BWW This Weekend - 2/7-2/8/2015
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Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from this weekend Sunday, February 8, 2015 - Sunday, February 8, 2015. ... (more...)
Joan Rivers Gets the Last Laugh! Wins Grammy Award for 'Best Spoken Word Album' Joan Rivers Gets the Last Laugh! Wins Grammy Award for 'Best Spoken Word Album'
by Caryn Robbins - February 08, 2015

Legendary comedian Joan Rivers, who passed away on Sept. 4 after complications from throat surgery, has won a posthumous Grammy Award for her recent candid memoir 'Diary of a Mad Diva.'... (more...)
Streisand, Rivers, Lopez's Among Nominees for Tonight's 57th GRAMMY AWARDS Streisand, Rivers, Lopez's Among Nominees for Tonight's 57th GRAMMY AWARDS
by Caryn Robbins - February 08, 2015

The GRAMMY AWARDS Premiere Ceremony, in which the awards for approximately 70 categories will be announced, will also take place beginning 12:30 pm PT at Nokia Theatre L.A.... (more...)
Joe Lauro to Host LEGENDS OF COMEDY FILM at Bay Street Theater, 3/14 Joe Lauro to Host LEGENDS OF COMEDY FILM at Bay Street Theater, 3/14
by BWW News Desk - February 06, 2015

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce LEGENDS OF COMEDY FILM, Saturday March 14 at 8 pm.... (more...)
VIDEO: Tony Winner Dame Edna Shares: 'The Person Who Inspired Me Was Joan Rivers' VIDEO: Tony Winner Dame Edna Shares: 'The Person Who Inspired Me Was Joan Rivers'
by TV News Desk - February 06, 2015

Tony Award winner Dame Edna stopped by this week's THE TALK on CBS to discuss her amazing career in show business spanning six decades and how the late Joan Rivers helped her get her start.... (more...)
Review Roundup: DAME EDNA'S GLORIOUS GOODBYE - THE FAREWELL TOUR Opens in L.A. Review Roundup: DAME EDNA'S GLORIOUS GOODBYE - THE FAREWELL TOUR Opens in L.A.
by Review Roundups - February 02, 2015

'Dame Edna's Glorious Goodbye -- The Farewell Tour' opened on Wednesday, January 28 at CTG's Ahmanson Theatre. The production continues through March 15, 2015 before heading out across the U.S. Let's see what the critics had to say...... (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look - Late Comedian Joan Rivers Guests on Tonight's CELEBRITY APPRENTICE Photo Flash: First Look - Late Comedian Joan Rivers Guests on Tonight's CELEBRITY APPRENTICE
by TV News Desk - February 02, 2015

Late comedian Joan Rivers returns as Boardroom Advisor on tonight's episode of THE CELEBRITY APPRENTICE on NBC. Get a FIRST LOOK below!... (more...)
Major Jewish Newspaper to Pay Tribute to Joan Rivers & Donald Trump Next Month Major Jewish Newspaper to Pay Tribute to Joan Rivers & Donald Trump Next Month
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2015

New York's famed Algemeiner newspaper will pay tribute to Joan Rivers at its 2nd annual 'Jewish 100' Gala on Tuesday Feb 3rd at 6:00 PM at Capitale, located at 130 Bowery (Bowery & Grand), New York, NY 10013.... (more...)
NBC to Air Joan Rivers' Final TV Appearance on CELEBRITY APPRENTICE, 2/2 NBC to Air Joan Rivers' Final TV Appearance on CELEBRITY APPRENTICE, 2/2
by TV News Desk - January 29, 2015

On the February 2nd episode of NBC's THE CELEBRITY APPRENTICE, fans will get to see the late Joan Rivers' final TV appearance.... (more...)
UK Tour of English Touring Theatre & RSC's A MAD WORLD MY MASTERS Sets Full Cast UK Tour of English Touring Theatre & RSC's A MAD WORLD MY MASTERS Sets Full Cast
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2015

Following a critically acclaimed run in Stratford in 2013, the Royal Shakespeare Company and English Touring Theatre's production of Thomas Middleton's A Mad World My Masters returns in 2015 for an eight venue national tour to Wolverhampton Grand Theatre (26 - 28 February), Grand Theatre Blackpool (... (more...)
Jeremy Jordan, Wesley Taylor and Michael James Scott Join #SOBLESSED LIVE! at 54 Below Jeremy Jordan, Wesley Taylor and Michael James Scott Join #SOBLESSED LIVE! at 54 Below
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

After a SOLD OUT engagement last fall, #SOBLESSED Live! returns to 54 BELOW on February 7th at 11:30 p.m., benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS!... (more...)






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