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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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The Pacific Symphony Presents MICHAEL ANDREW SINGS SINATRA, 11/6-8The Pacific Symphony Presents MICHAEL ANDREW SINGS SINATRA, 11/6-8
October 17, 2014

Standards made wildly popular by the great male nightclub singers of the 1950s—Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Bobby Darin and others—electrify the concert hall for the opening of Pacific... (more...)


MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET's Martin Kaye to Play Art Square, 11/1MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET's Martin Kaye to Play Art Square, 11/1
October 17, 2014

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET star and recording artist, Martin Kaye, brings his distinct showmanship and brand new show 'Should've Been A Doctor' to Art Square for one night only on Saturday, Nov. 1 at 7:30... (more...)


Tony Sheldon Replaces Roger Rees in Encores! THE BAND WAGONTony Sheldon Replaces Roger Rees in Encores! THE BAND WAGON
October 16, 2014

Tony Award nominee Tony Sheldon (Priscilla Queen of the Desert) has joined the cast of the Encores! Special Event The Band Wagon in the role of Jeffrey Cordova, an egotistical British director. (Roger... (more...)


Sommore, Arnez J, Tony Rock & Gary Owen to Bring TOP SHELF COMEDY TOUR to NJPAC, 1/30Sommore, Arnez J, Tony Rock & Gary Owen to Bring TOP SHELF COMEDY TOUR to NJPAC, 1/30
October 14, 2014

Only tour stop in the metro area! Sommore, Arnez J., Tony Rock and Gary Owens: The Top Shelf Comedy Tour brings some of the greatest veteran comedians in the business together on one stage on Friday, ... (more...)


ADM:21 to Present Works from GEORGE M!, A CHORUS LINE, IN THE HEIGHTS and More, 11/11-16ADM:21 to Present Works from GEORGE M!, A CHORUS LINE, IN THE HEIGHTS and More, 11/11-16
October 14, 2014

American Dance Machine for the 21st Century (ADM21) will present 15 show-stopping musical theater dance numbers performed by stars from the musical theater and dance worlds during its Joyce Theater de... (more...)


Jon Stewart's NIGHT OF TOO MANY STARS to Air March 2015 on Comedy CentralJon Stewart's NIGHT OF TOO MANY STARS to Air March 2015 on Comedy Central
October 13, 2014

Comedy Central has once again joined forces with Jon Stewart's Busboy Productions and New York Collaborates for Autism for its sixth biennial special event, 'Night of Too Many Stars: America Comes Tog... (more...)


Chris Brown, Beyonce Lead 2014 SOUL TRAIN AWARDS Nominations; Full List Announced!Chris Brown, Beyonce Lead 2014 SOUL TRAIN AWARDS Nominations; Full List Announced!
October 13, 2014

CENTRIC today announced the nominees for SOUL TRAIN AWARDS 2014, which will celebrate and honor R&B's finest and most soulful artists on November 7, 2014 at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. (more...)


New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and Gallery Aferro Team for 'Artist Box' InitiativeNew Jersey Symphony Orchestra and Gallery Aferro Team for 'Artist Box' Initiative
October 10, 2014

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra and Gallery Aferro will partner for Artist Box, a unique initiative that will bring artists from the Newark-based art gallery to NJSO performances in Newark throughou... (more...)


Media Tour of DON COEN: THE MIGRANT SERIES to Launch at Phoenix Art Museum, 10/18Media Tour of DON COEN: THE MIGRANT SERIES to Launch at Phoenix Art Museum, 10/18
October 10, 2014

PHOENIX (October 9, 2014) —Don Coen: The Migrant Series was organized by Phoenix Art Museum and opens there on October 18, 2014. The exhibition is comprised of a series of 15 large-scale, realistic po... (more...)


Dominic Cooper, James Corden, Samuel Anderson and Frances de la Tour Join Film Adaptation of West End's THE LADY IN THE VANDominic Cooper, James Corden, Samuel Anderson and Frances de la Tour Join Film Adaptation of West End's THE LADY IN THE VAN
October 09, 2014

According to the Daily Mail, THE HISTORY BOYS stars Dominic Cooper, James Corden, Samuel Anderson and Frances de la Tour have signed on for the upcoming film adaptation of the West End's THE LADY IN T... (more...)


Treehouse Comedy to Welcome Dave Coulier and More This MonthTreehouse Comedy to Welcome Dave Coulier and More This Month
October 07, 2014

While Spinning On Earth's Axis, Comedy in Connecticut on October 25th, 2014 Will Explode ....With Laughter. The comedy Gods will be looking down and laughing their @$$'S Off. And, here's why. On Octob... (more...)


She's Your Queen To Be''She's Your Queen To Be''
October 06, 2014

NEW YORK, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ CENTRIC today announced that media mogul Wendy Williams will host SOUL TRAIN AWARDS 2014, celebrating and honoring R&B legends and soul music's brightest new s... (more...)


Scoop: Roger Rees, Tracey Ullman, Michael McKean, & Laura Osnes & More Join Cast of Encores! THE BAND WAGONScoop: Roger Rees, Tracey Ullman, Michael McKean, & Laura Osnes & More Join Cast of Encores! THE BAND WAGON
October 06, 2014

This just in! Previously announced Tony Award winner Brian Stokes Mitchell will be joined by Tony Award winner Roger Rees, seven-time Emmy Award winner Tracey Ullman, Academy Award nominee Michael McK... (more...)


BWW Reviews: An Evening With Jerry LewisBWW Reviews: An Evening With Jerry Lewis
by Ellen Sterling - October 06, 2014

Jerry Lewis performed at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts Wednesday night and - for all good reasons - if you were there you'll never forget it. (more...)


New York Comedy Festival Adds 60 Shows to Lineup - Jim Gaffigan, Ilana Glazer, Pete Holmes and More!New York Comedy Festival Adds 60 Shows to Lineup - Jim Gaffigan, Ilana Glazer, Pete Holmes and More!
October 02, 2014

The New York Comedy Festival (NYCF), in association with Comedy Central, announced today the addition of more than 60 shows including Comics to Watch, the New York's Funniest Stand-Up competition fina... (more...)


Photo Coverage: LES GIRLS Plays The Friars ClubPhoto Coverage: LES GIRLS Plays The Friars Club
by Stephen Sorokoff - September 30, 2014

The Friars were a mens only club until 1988. Last night some great women Friars entertained their fellow members in the newly named Jerry Lewis Monastery. (more...)


Photo Flash: Penn & Teller, JERSEY BOYS, Cirque du Soleil, Clint Holmes and More Highlight Nevada's 150th Birthday CelebrationPhoto Flash: Penn & Teller, JERSEY BOYS, Cirque du Soleil, Clint Holmes and More Highlight Nevada's 150th Birthday Celebration
September 29, 2014

In an extraordinary show of Nevada pride and camaraderie, the artists, entertainers and celebrities who call the Silver State home came together last night at The Smith Center to celebrate the Nevada ... (more...)


Kaufman and Hart - The Works of Broadway's Legendary DuoKaufman and Hart - The Works of Broadway's Legendary Duo
by BWW Special Coverage - September 28, 2014

This season's revival of George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart's Pulitzer Prize-winning play YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU opens on Broadway tonight, and in honor of the playwriting pair's long list of contrib... (more...)


Q&A: NOLI Opera's Antoni Mendezona, Sal Malaki Sit Down with BroadwayWorldQ&A: NOLI Opera's Antoni Mendezona, Sal Malaki Sit Down with BroadwayWorld
September 28, 2014

Prior to the sold-out closing weekend of the international touring production of National Artists Felipe De Leon and Guillermo Tolentino's magnum opus 'Noli Me Tangere: The Opera,' which played the Ne... (more...)


Books-A-Million Releases Top 10 Autumn Reading ListBooks-A-Million Releases Top 10 Autumn Reading List
September 27, 2014

Books-A-Million, Inc. (NASDAQ:BAMM), one of the nation's leading bookstores, announced today its top picks for fall releases. Senior Fiction Buyer, Margaret Terwey, handpicked each title for Books-A-M... (more...)


Photo Flash: Broadway In The Hood Brings Down the House at the Nevada Sesquicentennial CelebrationPhoto Flash: Broadway In The Hood Brings Down the House at the Nevada Sesquicentennial Celebration
September 26, 2014

Broadway In The Hood brought down the house during the Nevada Sesquicentennial Celebration at The Smith Center on Monday night, September 22 in Las Vegas. With performances by Jerry Lewis, Susan Anton... (more...)


Marty Stuart And His Fabulous Superlatives to Play Harris Center, 10/22Marty Stuart And His Fabulous Superlatives to Play Harris Center, 10/22
September 26, 2014

Years from now when they're talking about the great personalities in country music, Jimmie Rodgers, Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Bill Monroe, they'll mention Marty Stuart. He'll be among those personal... (more...)


Five Celebrity Chefs Immortalized On Limited Edition Forever StampsFive Celebrity Chefs Immortalized On Limited Edition Forever Stamps
September 26, 2014

The Postal Service is cooking up a feast of 20 million Limited Edition Celebrity Chefs Forever stamps today. The sugar-free, fat-free, zero-calorie stamps will be on the menu of the nation's Post ... (more...)


Special Photo Flashback: Remembering Polly BergenSpecial Photo Flashback: Remembering Polly Bergen
by Walter McBride - September 21, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com reported yesterday the sad news that actress, singer and stage veteran Polly Bergen died today at her home in Connecticut, at 84 of natural causes. The star was surrounded by friends... (more...)


Broadway Vet Polly Bergen Dies at 84Broadway Vet Polly Bergen Dies at 84
September 20, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com has confirmed the sad news that actress, singer and stage veteran Polly Bergen died today at her home in Connecticut, at 84 of natural causes. The star was surrounded by friends and ... (more...)







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