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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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Nelson Aspen to Launch December Lineup at Don't Tell Mama's BROADWAY 'BOOZY' BRUNCH Nelson Aspen to Launch December Lineup at Don't Tell Mama's BROADWAY 'BOOZY' BRUNCH
by BWW News Desk - December 02, 2016

Winter is upon us, and Restaurant Row's beloved piano bar, Don't Tell Mama, has announced Broadway 'Boozy' Brunch's special guest line up for December.... (more...)
Sara Bareilles, WAITRESS Cast & More Set for Adrienne Shelly Foundation Benefit Sara Bareilles, WAITRESS Cast & More Set for Adrienne Shelly Foundation Benefit
by TV News Desk - December 01, 2016

The Adrienne Shelly Foundation announces its 10th Annual Anniversary celebration on December 5th in New York City, featuring Sara Bareilles, Hilarie Burton, Michael Cerveris, Rachel Dratch, Julianna Margulies, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Jessie Mueller, Salman Rushdie and Keri Russell.... (more...)
Well-Strung Joins New York City Gay Men's Chorus, at Town Hall in New York City Well-Strung Joins New York City Gay Men's Chorus, at Town Hall in New York City
by BWW News Desk - November 29, 2016

Well-Strung, the Singing String Quartet will be the special guests for New York City Gay Men's Chorus' "Xmas and Chill" concert at Town Hall on Saturday, December 17 at 8:00 PM and Sunday, December 18 at 3:00 PM. In NYCGMC's own words, the concert "will feature some of the coolest arrangements of ho... (more...)
St. George Theatre to stage 13th Annual Christmas Show St. George Theatre to stage 13th Annual Christmas Show
by BWW News Desk - November 28, 2016

This December 11th-13th, the St. George Theatre Restoration Inc. will stage its annual Christmas Show, originally conceived and choreographed by the non-profit theatre's founder, the late Mrs. Rosemary Cappozalo. ... (more...)
Justin Sayre Celebrates New Comedy CD THE GAY AGENDA at UnCabaret in L.A. Justin Sayre Celebrates New Comedy CD THE GAY AGENDA at UnCabaret in L.A.
by BWW News Desk - November 28, 2016

The Meeting* hosted by Justin Sayre - the monthly gathering of the International Order of Sodomites, the centuries-old organization which sets the mythic Gay Agenda - will celebrate Sayre's debut comed album "The Gay Agenda" with a  special night at UNCABARET at Au Lac (710 West First Street, LA 900... (more...)
Limited Run Alert! Alfie Boe and Katherine Jenkins Set for CAROUSEL at English National Opera Limited Run Alert! Alfie Boe and Katherine Jenkins Set for CAROUSEL at English National Opera
by BWW News Desk - November 25, 2016

Alfie Boe and Katherine Jenkins will star for the first time together in the West End as Billy Bigelow and Julie Jordan in Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel.... (more...)
Comedian Kathy Griffin to Discuss Joan Rivers & More on DR. OZ, 11/28 Comedian Kathy Griffin to Discuss Joan Rivers & More on DR. OZ, 11/28
by TV News Desk - November 23, 2016

Monday, November 28th, Dr. Oz welcomes America's favorite self-proclaimed D-list celebrity: Kathy Griffin.... (more...)
Coca-Cola 2016 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS Red Carpet Live! to Stream Worldwide Coca-Cola 2016 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS Red Carpet Live! to Stream Worldwide
by TV News Desk - November 18, 2016

dick clark productions announces the return of the ”Coca-Cola® Red Carpet LIVE! @ The 2016 AMAs” preshow, which will stream LIVE online for fans worldwide on Facebook (http://amas.news/live).... (more...)
Brad Zimmerman's MY SON THE WAITER: A JEWISH TRAGEDY at the Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center Brad Zimmerman's MY SON THE WAITER: A JEWISH TRAGEDY at the Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - November 18, 2016

Brad Zimmerman will return to South Florida this season in his highly praised autobiographical comedy, My Son the Waiter:  A Jewish Tragedy.  The show will run from December 15th through January 29th at the Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center in Boca Raton.... (more...)
CRT Downtown Announces 2017 Winter/Spring Season CRT Downtown Announces 2017 Winter/Spring Season
by BWW News Desk - November 16, 2016

Cortland Repertory Theatre Downtown will start the New Year running with a winter/spring season full of fun and interesting events at the new performing arts center located at 24 Port Watson Street in historic downtown Cortland. Admission prices vary per event.... (more...)
Karen Luschar Brings Acclaimed Show CHASING RAINBOWS: SONGS OF JUDY GARLAND to Don't Tell Mama Karen Luschar Brings Acclaimed Show CHASING RAINBOWS: SONGS OF JUDY GARLAND to Don't Tell Mama
by BWW News Desk - November 14, 2016

Karen Luschar brings her acclaimed show,Chasing Rainbows--Songs of Judy Garland to the famed cabaret, Don't Tell Mama, at 343 W. 46th Street  for one more show on Monday, November 21st at 7pm.  ... (more...)
SHAHS OF SUNSET Star G.G. Gharachedaghi to Join 'SEX TIPS' Off-Broadway SHAHS OF SUNSET Star G.G. Gharachedaghi to Join 'SEX TIPS' Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - November 14, 2016

The producers have announced Golnesa "G.G." Gharachedaghi, star of "Shahs of Sunset," will make her stage debut in New York's longest running comedy Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man for a limited two-week engagement this December. ... (more...)
The Black and the Jew Go Buddhist! at Alchemical Theater The Black and the Jew Go Buddhist! at Alchemical Theater
by BWW News Desk - November 14, 2016

Following critically acclaimed productions at the San Diego and Toronto Fringe Festival's, comedy team Epstein and Hassan bring The Black and the Jew Go Buddhist!  to the Alchemical Theater in New York City.... (more...)
Lonny Price to Direct World Premiere of COLLABORATION: WARHOL & BASQUIAT at HERE Arts Center Lonny Price to Direct World Premiere of COLLABORATION: WARHOL & BASQUIAT at HERE Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - November 12, 2016

Staged Dreams is pleased to announce the world premiere of COLLABORATION: WARHOL & BASQUIAT, a new American play written by Tony Award nominee, Calvin Levels and directed by Tony Award nominee, Lonny Price. The play will be presented at Here's MainStage Theatre, located in New York's SoHo district. ... (more...)
Bart Baker to Premiere First Track from His Upcoming Debut Album Bart Baker to Premiere First Track from His Upcoming Debut Album
by BWW News Desk - November 11, 2016

YouTube sensation and King of Parody videos Bart Baker is teaming up with Music Choice to premiere tracks from his upcoming debut album.... (more...)
Talent Manager Association Announces Dates and Lifetime Achievement Honors for 2016 Heller Awards Talent Manager Association Announces Dates and Lifetime Achievement Honors for 2016 Heller Awards
by BWW News Desk - November 10, 2016

The 14th Annual Talent Managers Association (TMA) Heller Awards will once again be held in the iconic Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, home of the Golden Globes. The ceremony will take place on Today, November 10, 2016. Now in its fourteenth year, the awards recognize industry professionals in the a... (more...)
Don't Tell Mama Announces BROADWAY 'BOOZY' BRUNCH November Lineup Don't Tell Mama Announces BROADWAY 'BOOZY' BRUNCH November Lineup
by BWW News Desk - November 03, 2016

Restaurant Row's beloved piano bar, Don't Tell Mama, has announced Broadway 'Boozy' Brunch's special guest line up for November!... (more...)
Lonny Price to Helm COLLABORATION: WARHOL & BASQUIAT at HERE Lonny Price to Helm COLLABORATION: WARHOL & BASQUIAT at HERE
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2016

Staged Dreams has announced the world premiere of COLLABORATION: WARHOL & BASQUIAT, a new American play written by Tony Award nominee, Calvin Levels and directed by Tony Award nominee, Lonny Price. The play will be presented at Here's MainStage Theatre, located in New York's SoHo district. It runs D... (more...)
HBO to Debut Documentary MARATHON: THE PATRIOTS DAY BOMBING, 11/21 HBO to Debut Documentary MARATHON: THE PATRIOTS DAY BOMBING, 11/21
by TV News Desk - November 01, 2016

MARATHON: THE PATRIOTS DAY BOMBING recounts the dramatic story of the Boston Marathon terrorist attacks through the emotional experiences of individuals whose lives were forever changed by them when it debuts MONDAY, NOV. 21... (more...)
The Metropolitan Room to Present LEE SQUARED: AN EVENING WITH LIBERACE AND MISS PEGGY LEE 11/25 The Metropolitan Room to Present LEE SQUARED: AN EVENING WITH LIBERACE AND MISS PEGGY LEE 11/25
by BWW News Desk - October 29, 2016

After you've had enough turkey and family drama this Thanksgiving, why not join us for an evening of comedy, music and sequins! Liberace lived a life of flamboyance, sparkle, and lavish costumes. In this funny and touching tribute, the virtuoso musician gets one last chance to glitter and shine as ... (more...)
Joshua Lance Dixon Set for This Weekend's BROADWAY 'BOOZY' BRUNCH at Don't Tell Mama Joshua Lance Dixon Set for This Weekend's BROADWAY 'BOOZY' BRUNCH at Don't Tell Mama
by BWW News Desk - October 28, 2016

Restaurant Row's beloved piano bar, Don't Tell Mama, will be rounding out their, Broadway 'Boozy' Brunch, October special guest line up this Sunday, October 30th, with one of Mama's Next Big Act winners, Joshua Lance Dixon!... (more...)
Mr. Warmth, Don Rickles Returns to The Orleans Showroom Oct. 22-23 Mr. Warmth, Don Rickles Returns to The Orleans Showroom Oct. 22-23
by BWW News Desk - October 22, 2016

Returning for his 57th consecutive year as a Las Vegas headliner, internationally distinguished comedian, actor and entertainer Don Rickles will perform at The Orleans Showroom on Oct. 22 and 23.... (more...)
BROADWAY 'BOOZY' BRUNCH to Welcome Billy Lykken This Sunday at Don't Tell Mama BROADWAY 'BOOZY' BRUNCH to Welcome Billy Lykken This Sunday at Don't Tell Mama
by BWW News Desk - October 21, 2016

Restaurant Row's beloved piano bar, Don't Tell Mama, welcomes the glamorous Billy Lykken, this Sunday, October 23th.... (more...)
The Second City Hollywood to Host New LA Diversity in Comedy Festival The Second City Hollywood to Host New LA Diversity in Comedy Festival
by BWW News Desk - October 21, 2016

The Second City Hollywood is proud to announce the first annual Diversity in Comedy Festival occurring October 21, 22, and 23, 2016 in Los Angeles, located at 6560 Hollywood Blvd. 90028.... (more...)
Leslie Bennetts Shares Insights from LAST GIRL BEFORE FREEWAY Leslie Bennetts Shares Insights from LAST GIRL BEFORE FREEWAY
by BWW News Desk - October 18, 2016

Leslie Bennetts will go behind the scenes and share insights from her latest book, LAST GIRL BEFORE FREEWAY: The Life, Loves, Losses and Liberation of Joan Rivers, (Little, Brown; November 15, 2016) with overnight guests of the 40-room destination spa Lake Austin Spa Resort on Feb 10 and 11, 2017. B... (more...)






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