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BWW Reviews: TOMMY FEMIA and RICK SKYE Are Still Magically Campy as Judy and Liza at Don't Tell Mama BWW Reviews: TOMMY FEMIA and RICK SKYE Are Still Magically Campy as Judy and Liza at Don't Tell Mama
by John Hoglund - April 25, 2015

Any seasoned entertainment pro will tell you that the key to success on a stage is keeping your audience happy. It also helps to throw in a bevy of show-stopping songs, parodies, and raucous tongue-in-cheek laughter along the way. Those make up only a few of the ingredients offered in the ongoing Ju... (more...)
Elaine Paige Says Of Kristin Chenoweth In ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY, 'Wickedly Wonderful' Elaine Paige Says Of Kristin Chenoweth In ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY, 'Wickedly Wonderful'
by Pat Cerasaro - April 25, 2015

A pair of legendary leading ladies converge at ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY!... (more...)
BWW Review: NATALIE DOUGLAS' Enchanting Dolly Parton Tribute Show Flies High at Birdland BWW Review: NATALIE DOUGLAS' Enchanting Dolly Parton Tribute Show Flies High at Birdland
by Billie Roe - April 25, 2015

These days at Birdland, trying to channel Dolly Parton's bigger-than-life-persona is the sultry Natalie Douglas, a seven-time MAC Award, Nightlife, and Backstage Bistro Award winner, who (on April 20) brought her own hip, quick-witted, earth-mother persona--along with her smokin' hot vocals--in a jo... (more...)
Photo Flash: Reston Community Players Presents FOX ON THE FAIRWAY Photo Flash: Reston Community Players Presents FOX ON THE FAIRWAY
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2015

The award-winning Reston Community Players are proud to bring Ken Ludwig's The Fox on the Fairway back to the DC Metro area April 24-May 3. The stuffy atmosphere of a private golf club is the perfect setting for Ludwig's madcap adventure featuring mistaken identities, slamming doors, and hysterical ... (more...)
LINDA MILLER'S LEGENDARY LADIES OF MUSIC Returns to Stage 72 at The Triad Sunday LINDA MILLER'S LEGENDARY LADIES OF MUSIC Returns to Stage 72 at The Triad Sunday
by BWW News Desk - April 25, 2015

Linda Miller's Legendary Ladies of Music, Sunday, April 26 @ 4:30pm, Stage 72 @ The Triad, NYC Featuring Broadway Star, Patrick Jude, Emceed by Justin Hart and Vegas Dancers.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: KISS ME KATE Will Leave You Feeling Amorous BWW Reviews: KISS ME KATE Will Leave You Feeling Amorous
by Jeff Davis - April 25, 2015

There are some shows that are ageless. Kiss Me Kate is one of them. The Cole Porter musical, while 67 years young, still entertains with ease, and Texas State University's current production of it showcases all that makes the show great.... (more...)
Art, Music and Comedy Come to Arts @ MU's First Friday and Artwalk Weekend, 5/1-3 Art, Music and Comedy Come to Arts @ MU's First Friday and Artwalk Weekend, 5/1-3
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

The Arts at Millersville University offers a full weekend of art, music, and comedy during Lancaster City's First Friday on May 1 from 6 - 8 pm and Artwalk Weekend, Saturday, May 2 from 10 am - 5 pm and Sunday, May 3 from 12 pm to 4 pm. ... (more...)
Jimmy Ferraro's Studio Theatre to Open AMERICAN HEARTBEAT!, 5/15 Jimmy Ferraro's Studio Theatre to Open AMERICAN HEARTBEAT!, 5/15
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

After the hilarious musical/comedy hit, 'AIN'T FOOD WONDERFUL', Jimmy Ferraro's Studio Theatre, 5732 Main Street, New Port Richey, FL presents, the Musical Play , 'AMERICAN HEARTBEAT!', by director/writer/composer Dr. Martha Velez, PHD, the author of the award winning play, 'Power of the Powerless!'... (more...)
Berkeley Rep's 2015 OVATION GALA Raises $675,000 Berkeley Rep's 2015 OVATION GALA Raises $675,000
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

Berkeley Rep is proud to announce that its annual OVATION Gala raised $675,000 for the Theatre's new play development, arts education, and community engagement programs. Held at the glitzy Ritz-Carlton hotel in San Francisco, the event swept guests up in a masquerade fete filled with theatrical spec... (more...)
BWW Reviews:  Kander and Ebb Revisit Brecht and Weill in THE VISIT BWW Reviews: Kander and Ebb Revisit Brecht and Weill in THE VISIT
by Michael Dale - April 24, 2015

Kander and Ebb's final musical provides a thrilling Broadway exit for Chita Rivera.... (more...)
Danny Hoch to Receive 2015 DUTF Playwright Masters Award Next Month Danny Hoch to Receive 2015 DUTF Playwright Masters Award Next Month
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

?The Downtown Urban Theater Festival announces that acclaimed playwright/director/actor Danny Hoch will receive the 2015 DUTF Playwright Masters Award at this year's Opening Night event, which will take place on Tuesday, May 12th at 8:00 p.m. at 40/40 Club (6 West 25th Street, NYC). ... (more...)
KING & I's Kelli O'Hara Talks Broadway Success: 'I'm Not an American Idol Type Singer' KING & I's Kelli O'Hara Talks Broadway Success: 'I'm Not an American Idol Type Singer'
by Caryn Robbins - April 24, 2015

In a new interview with Variety, Kelli O'Hara, who stars as 'Anna' in the current revival of THE KING AND I on Broadway, looks back on her early career, including her 1999 national tour of Frank Wildhorn's 'Jekyll and Hyde.'... (more...)
Dr. Phillips Center Sets Next Florida Blue Concert Series Shows Dr. Phillips Center Sets Next Florida Blue Concert Series Shows
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts announces the next two concerts in the partnership with Florida Blue Foundation for the Florida Blue Concert Series. A leader in Florida's healthcare industry, Florida Blue's mission is to help people and their communities achieve better health. By par... (more...)
Female Comedians Coming to The Ware Center, 5/2 Female Comedians Coming to The Ware Center, 5/2
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

Six side-stitching female comedians from around the country, ranging in age from 22-72 will perform at the Ware Center on Saturday, May 2, 2015, at 7:30 p.m. The all-female lineup includes Iris Benson, Carrie Gravenson, Molly Sanchez, Sandra Risser, Leah Mansfield and Central Pa.'s own Rubi Nicholas... (more...)
Wahlburgers to Open at Coney Island Wahlburgers to Open at Coney Island
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

Wahlburgers, the popular fast casual burger restaurant founded by brothers Mark, Donnie and Paul Wahlberg and subject of A&E Network's Emmy-nominated reality show of the same name, will bring its gourmet burgers and specialty drinks to Coney Island with its grand opening at 3015 Stillwell Ave. early... (more...)
TALLEY'S FOLLY Opens 5/8 at The Sherman Playhouse TALLEY'S FOLLY Opens 5/8 at The Sherman Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

On Friday, May 8, The Sherman Playhouse will premiere Lanford Wilson's touching romantic comedy, TALLEY'S FOLLY. The curtain rises at 8:00 p.m. for a two-week run.... (more...)
Full Cast Announced for THE FATHER at Tricycle Theatre Full Cast Announced for THE FATHER at Tricycle Theatre
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

The full cast is announced today for The Father, transferring to the Tricycle Theatre following a hugely successful, critically acclaimed run last year at the Ustinov Studio in Bath. Kenneth Cranham, Rebecca Charles, Colin Tierney and Jade Williams reprise their original roles and are joined by new ... (more...)
Playhouse on Park Adds New Restaurants to Dining Program Playhouse on Park Adds New Restaurants to Dining Program
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

Theater lovers, your list of dining choices just got longer! Four local restaurants are new members of Playhouse on Park's Dining Program, a service benefiting both loyal Playhouse patrons and small businesses. Participants in the Dining Program offer discounts to theatergoers with a vast selection ... (more...)
A PRAIRIE HOME COMPANION Set for Fox Cities P.A.C., 7/27 A PRAIRIE HOME COMPANION Set for Fox Cities P.A.C., 7/27
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center has announced the addition of Garrison Keillor's A Prairie Home Companion, 'The America The Beautiful Tour' on Monday, July 27 at 7:30 p.m. ... (more...)
HxSW Teach Out and Showcase Set for Fox Theatre, 5/16 HxSW Teach Out and Showcase Set for Fox Theatre, 5/16
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

Grenadier, Daily Camera, Illegal Pete's & Z2 Entertainment are proud to present HxSW Teach Out and Showcase with The Railsplitters, Cold River City, The Sweet Lillies & Rocktin Grove at the Fox Theatre on Saturday, May 16th, 2015. Tickets are on sale now for $10 general admission.... (more...)
Philadelphia's South Street Spring Festival Returns 5/2 Philadelphia's South Street Spring Festival Returns 5/2
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

South Street Spring Festival is ready to rock with the Philadelphia's best sounds, tastes, sips, shopping and sights on Saturday, May 2, 2015, from 11:00AM to 8:00PM. This giant free, all-ages outdoor block party will close down South Street (between Front and 8th) and run along Headhouse Plaza (bet... (more...)
BWW Reviews: BECAUSE OF WINN DIXIE at Delaware Theatre Company BWW Reviews: BECAUSE OF WINN DIXIE at Delaware Theatre Company
by Mark Brainard - April 24, 2015

When the title of the musical is followed by 'based on the book/film...', there tends to be one of two reactions- excitement (LA CAGE AUX FOLLES, MARY POPPINS, RAGTIME) or dread (SISTER ACT, GHOST, CARRIE). And while the Broadway-bound BECAUSE OF WINN DIXIE, now playing through May 10th at the Delaw... (more...)
TLC to Premiere New Seasons of RETURN TO AMISH & GYPSY SISTERS, 5/31 TLC to Premiere New Seasons of RETURN TO AMISH & GYPSY SISTERS, 5/31
by TV News Desk - April 24, 2015

Sunday night heats up with brand new seasons of RETURN TO AMISH and GYPSY SISTERS on May 31st beginning at 9/8c.... (more...)
Jazz Singer Eugenie Jones to Release 'Come Out Swingin', 5/12 Jazz Singer Eugenie Jones to Release 'Come Out Swingin', 5/12
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2015

Eugenie Jones's widely praised 2013 debut, 'Black Lace Blue Tears,' introduced a late-blooming but fiercely original jazz vocalist and songwriter to the jazz world.... (more...)
Scoop: THE CHEW - WEEK OF 4/27 on ABC Scoop: THE CHEW - WEEK OF 4/27 on ABC
by TV Scoop - April 24, 2015

Get all the scoop on THE CHEW - WEEK OF 4/27, airing on ABC... (more...)






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