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Date Of Birth:
June 21, 1903
Date Of Death:
January 20, 2003 (99)
Birth Place:
St. Louis, MO, USA
Gender: Male
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Al Hirschfeld News

Date of Birth: June 21, 1903
Date of Death: January 20, 2003 (99)
Birth Place: St. Louis, MO, USA
Gender: Male
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival Announces 2016 LineupJacob's Pillow Dance Festival Announces 2016 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2016

Following the critical acclaim and record-breaking ticket sales and attendance of Festival 2015, Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival will soon kick-off a new season of exciting programming featuring international artists, world premieres, an impressive number of engagements set to live music, and more than 200 free performances, talks, and exhibits. (more...)

Broadway Weekly Buying Guide, Powered by SeatGeek: April 28, 2016Broadway Weekly Buying Guide, Powered by SeatGeek: April 28, 2016
by BWW Special Coverage - Apr 28, 2016

Read on to catch up on this past week's trends: April 15-21, 2016. (more...)

A LITTLE TRAVELING MUSIC Set for The Triad, 5/16A LITTLE TRAVELING MUSIC Set for The Triad, 5/16
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2016

Kinky Boots' Eric Leviton and The Producers' Michael Kostroff reprise their Nightlife Award-winning comic cabaret show, 'A Little Traveling Music,' for one night at the Triad, at 158 W. 72nd Street, between Broadway and Columbus, on the 2nd floor. (more...)

Broadway Weekly Buying Guide, Powered by SeatGeek: April 21, 2016Broadway Weekly Buying Guide, Powered by SeatGeek: April 21, 2016
by BWW Special Coverage - Apr 21, 2016

Read on to catch up on this past week's trends: April 15-21, 2016. (more...)

Broadway Weekly Buying Guide, Powered by SeatGeek: April 14, 2016Broadway Weekly Buying Guide, Powered by SeatGeek: April 14, 2016
by BWW Special Coverage - Apr 14, 2016

Read on to catch up on this past week's trends: April 1-7, 2016. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Set Your DVR! BROADWAY BARES: ON DEMAND to Tackle the Boob Tube This JuneSTAGE TUBE: Set Your DVR! BROADWAY BARES: ON DEMAND to Tackle the Boob Tube This June
by Stage Tube - Apr 14, 2016

'Must see TV' never looked like this. Watch what happens when the immensely popular BROADWAY BARES tackles the boob tube in an unrivaled evening of sexy striptease production numbers, produced by and benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Click below to watch a steamy promo for this year's edition! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 4/14/16- GUYS AND DOLLSSTAGE TUBE: On This Day for 4/14/16- GUYS AND DOLLS
by Stage Tube - Apr 14, 2016

Today in 1992, the second Broadway revival of Guys and Dolls opened at the Martin Beck Theatre (now the Al Hirschfeld Theatre), where it ran for 1143 performances. Guys and Dolls is a musical with music and lyrics by Frank Loesser and book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows. It is based on 'The Idyll of Miss Sarah Brown' and 'Blood Pressure', two short stories by Damon Runyon, and also borrows characters and plot elements from other Runyon stories, most notably 'Pick the Winner'. Premiering on Broadway in 1950, the original production ran for 1200 performances and won the Tony Award for Best Musical. The musical has had several Broadway and London revivals, as well as a 1955 film adaptation starring Marlon Brando, Jean Simmons, Frank Sinatra and Vivian Blaine. (more...)

Carmen Ruby Floyd, Harriett D. Foy & Laiona Michelle Will Take Part in ADRLF DISCO BOWL SPRING FLINGCarmen Ruby Floyd, Harriett D. Foy & Laiona Michelle Will Take Part in ADRLF DISCO BOWL SPRING FLING
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2016

On Sunday May 1, 2016, to kick off National Hepatitis Awareness month, the Al D. Rodriguez Liver Foundation (ADRLF) will host The Disco Bowl Spring Fling Benefit. The event will be hosted by the Emmy Award-winning television personality, Carson Kressley (Dancing with the Stars, Queer Eye for the Straight Guy); and will feature a disco-inspired musical performance by Broadway's sizzling Discoettes: After Midnight's Carmen Ruby Floyd, Amazing Grace's Harriett D. Foy, and Amazing Grace's Laiona Michelle. The Total Bent's Kenny Brawner will also perform with the Discoettes, including taking the lead on "YMCA." (more...)

Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 10Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 10
by Audition Roundup - Apr 10, 2016

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, April 10, 2016 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)

'GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE', THE BODYGUARD and More Set for Broadway Sacramento's 2016-17 Season'GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE', THE BODYGUARD and More Set for Broadway Sacramento's 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2016

California Musical Theatre announced the 2016-17 Broadway Sacramento season at the Community Center Theater, featuring four shows not previously presented in the series, one of which has been produced in the round at Music Circus a number of times but never before part of Broadway Sacramento. (more...)

Photo Coverage: KINKY BOOTS Cast Celebrates Three Fabulous Years on Broadway!Photo Coverage: KINKY BOOTS Cast Celebrates Three Fabulous Years on Broadway!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Apr 7, 2016

Earlier this week, the hit musical Kinky Boots celebrated its three-year anniversary on Broadway, making it the longest running show to ever play the Al Hirschfeld Theatre (302 West 45th Street), a record previously held by the original production of The Man of La Mancha. (more...)

Broadway Weekly Buying Guide, Powered by SeatGeek: April 7, 2016Broadway Weekly Buying Guide, Powered by SeatGeek: April 7, 2016
by BWW Special Coverage - Apr 7, 2016

Read on to catch up on this past week's trends: April 1-7, 2016. (more...)

BWW Flashback: Say Yeah and Celebrate KINKY BOOTS' Third Anniversary!BWW Flashback: Say Yeah and Celebrate KINKY BOOTS' Third Anniversary!
by Marissa Sblendorio - Apr 5, 2016

It's been three years of Lola and she still reigns supreme at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre. Kinky Boots tells the uplifting and heartwarming tale of Charlie Price, a young man reluctantly taking over his family's struggling business. Charlie meets and finds inspiration in Lola and together, the unlikely pair finds that they have more in common than they ever dreamed possible... and discovers that when you change your mind about someone, you can change your whole world. (more...)

Everybody Say Yeah! KINKY BOOTS Becomes Longest-Running Show at Hirschfeld TheatreEverybody Say Yeah! KINKY BOOTS Becomes Longest-Running Show at Hirschfeld Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2016

Producers Daryl Roth and Hal Luftig have announced that the hit musical Kinky Boots celebrates its three-year anniversary on Broadway today, April 4, and is now that the longest running show to ever play the Al Hirschfeld Theatre (302 West 45th Street), a record previously held by the original production of The Man of La Mancha. (more...)

Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 3Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Apr. 3
by Audition Roundup - Apr 3, 2016

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, April 3, 2016 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)

Breaking News: Stephanie J. Block, Christian Borle, and Andrew Rannells to Lead FALSETTOS Broadway Revival!Breaking News: Stephanie J. Block, Christian Borle, and Andrew Rannells to Lead FALSETTOS Broadway Revival!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2016

            Lincoln Center Theater, in association with Jujamcyn Theaters, has announced that Stephanie J. Block, Christian Borle, and Andrew Rannells will head the cast of its new production of William Finn and James Lapine's Tony Award-winning musical FALSETTOS.  FALSETTOS  begins previews Thursday, September 29, and opens on Thursday, October 27 at the Walter Kerr Theatre (219 West 48 Street). (more...)

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 3/31/16- HAIRSTAGE TUBE: On This Day for 3/31/16- HAIR
by Stage Tube - Mar 31, 2016

Today in 2009, the second Broadway revival of HAIR opened at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre, where it ran for 519 performances. Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical is a rock musical with a book and lyrics by James Rado and Gerome Ragni and music by Galt MacDermot. A product of the hippie counter-culture and sexual revolution of the 1960s, several of its songs became anthems of the anti-Vietnam War peace movement. Hair tells the story of the 'tribe', a group of politically active, long-haired hippies of the 'Age of Aquarius' living a bohemian life in New York City and fighting against conscription into the Vietnam War. (more...)

Broadway Weekly Buying Guide, Powered by SeatGeek: March 31, 2016Broadway Weekly Buying Guide, Powered by SeatGeek: March 31, 2016
by BWW Special Coverage - Mar 31, 2016

Read on to catch up on this past week's trends: March 25-31. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWW 3/22/2016 - 3/29/2016Hottest Articles on BWW 3/22/2016 - 3/29/2016
by - Mar 29, 2016

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com 3/22/2016 - 3/29/2016. (more...)

BC/EFA Doubles Down on BROADWAY BETS; Second Annual Poker Tournament to be Held in MayBC/EFA Doubles Down on BROADWAY BETS; Second Annual Poker Tournament to be Held in May
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2016

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS is doubling down on Broadway Bets, Broadway's official poker tournament, which will return for its second edition on Monday, May 16, 2016. The spirited annual event will welcome celebrities, industry insiders and poker-faced theatre fans to Sardi's Restaurant (234 West 44th Street), New York City's iconic theatre district restaurant. (more...)

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