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Diana Ross to Give Concert at Golden Gate Theatre, 9/16Diana Ross to Give Concert at Golden Gate Theatre, 9/16
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2011

The City by the Bay is eagerly anticipating the triumphant return of one of the American music industry's most enduring and beloved artists. Diana Ross is set to appear Friday, September 16, 2011 at 8 PM at the Golden Gate Theatre in downtown San Francisco. This will be the recording superstar's first performance in San Francisco since 1969, when she performed with the Supremes at the Fairmont Hotel's Venetian Room. (more...)

Jim Tierney Presents MUSH At NY International Fringe Festival 2011Jim Tierney Presents MUSH At NY International Fringe Festival 2011
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2011

Jim Tierney presents Mush, directed by Dina Epshteyn, as part of the 15th NY International Fringe Festival. The festival will take place Aug 12th through 28th (more...)

THE LEGEND OF BUSTER NEAL Returns for Encore NY PerformancesTHE LEGEND OF BUSTER NEAL Returns for Encore NY Performances
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2011

In honor of being selected for mainstage performance at the National Black Theatre Festival, the Billie Holiday Theatre will present encore performances of The Legend of Buster Neal, written and directed by Jackie Alexander. (more...)

Lillias White, Darius deHaas, et al. Join ALL SINGIN' ALL DANCIN' Concert, 7/25Lillias White, Darius deHaas, et al. Join ALL SINGIN' ALL DANCIN' Concert, 7/25
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2011

The Town Hall, New York City's landmark theatre and concert venue, concludes its acclaimed 5th Annual Summer Broadway Festival with All Singin' All Dancin' on Monday, July 25th at 8PM. The show is created, written, and hosted by Scott Siegel for The Town Hall. (more...)

Baby Jane Dexter Brings 'The Real World' Back To Met Playhouse 7/8Baby Jane Dexter Brings 'The Real World' Back To Met Playhouse 7/8
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2011

The indomitable Baby Jane Dexter brings back her highly acclaimed show 'The Real World,' for four nights only at the Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd Street, as she celebrates the show's live recording release on Quannacut Records. (more...)

Nick Adams, Julia Murney Set for ALL SINGIN' ALL DANCIN' at Town Hall, 7/25Nick Adams, Julia Murney Set for ALL SINGIN' ALL DANCIN' at Town Hall, 7/25
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2011

The Town Hall, New York City's landmark theater and concert venue, kicked off its acclaimed 5th Annual Summer Broadway Festival with Broadway's Rising Stars on July 11th and concludes with All Singin' All Dancin' on Monday, July 25th at 8PM. Broadway's Rising Stars showcases students from theatrical institutions across the country who will be making their debut on the Town Hall stage. All Singin' All Dancin' features Broadway show tunes sporting brand new choreography from Mark Stuart and Lorin Latarro, performed by today's Broadway song and dance stars. Ross Patterson is the musical director, with Scott Siegel as creator, writer, and director. (more...)

Boca Raton Theatre Guild Announces 2011 - 2012 SeasonBoca Raton Theatre Guild Announces 2011 - 2012 Season
by Beau Higgins - Jul 13, 2011

The Boca Raton Theatre Guild announced the plays it has selected for its 2011-2012 season: Sarah Jones' Bridge and Tunnel, Charles Busch's Tales of the Allergist's Wife, the musical Sweet Charity, and Paulette Dozier in Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill. They will all play at the Willow Theatre in Boca Raton's Sugar Sand Park. (more...)

SISTAS: The Musical Opens Today at the Abingdon Theater ComplexSISTAS: The Musical Opens Today at the Abingdon Theater Complex
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2011

SISTAS: The Musical is the story of African-American women told through popular music, from 'God Bless the Child' to Destiny's Child. (more...)

Baby Jane Dexter Returns To The Metropolitan RoomBaby Jane Dexter Returns To The Metropolitan Room
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2011

Baby Jane Dexter returns to Metropolitan Room for a special summer encore engagement celebrating the release of her new live CD, 'The Real World' on Quannacut Records. (more...)

Baby Jane Dexter Brings 'The Real World' Back To Met Playhouse 7/8Baby Jane Dexter Brings 'The Real World' Back To Met Playhouse 7/8
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2011

The indomitable Baby Jane Dexter brings back her highly acclaimed show 'The Real World,' for four nights only at the Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd Street, as she celebrates the show's live recording release on Quannacut Records. (more...)

Melanie Stace Makes New York Concert Debut at the Metropolitan RoomMelanie Stace Makes New York Concert Debut at the Metropolitan Room
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2011

The British TV star Melanie Stace makes her New York concert debut at the Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd Street, beginning tonight, July 7. (more...)

PORGY AND BESS Closes at the Court 7/3PORGY AND BESS Closes at the Court 7/3
by BWW News Desk - Jul 3, 2011

Court Theatre's production of the Gershwins' Porgy and Bess, directed by Artistic Director Charles Newell, with Artistic Consultant Ron OJ Parson and Music Direction by Doug Peck, will close on July 3. (more...)

Tom Wopat, Stephanie Umoh, et al. Set for Town Hall's BROADWAY FESTIVAL, 7/11-25Tom Wopat, Stephanie Umoh, et al. Set for Town Hall's BROADWAY FESTIVAL, 7/11-25
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2011

The Town Hall (123 West 43rd Street), New York's landmark theatre and concert venue presents the 5th Annual Summer Broadway Festival, created, written and hosted by Scott Siegel for The Town Hall. Presented on three consecutive Monday nights in July at 8PM, the festival kicks-off with BROADWAY WINNERS! THE AWARD WINNING MUSIC OF BROADWAY on July 11th. Initial casting for BROADWAY WINNERS! includes two-time Tony Nominee Tom Wopat (Catch Me if You Can), Stephanie Umoh (Ragtime), Drama Desk nominee Alexander Gemignani (Sweeney Todd), Drama Desk Nominee Eddie Korbich (The Little Mermaid) and Kendrick Jones (The Scottsboro Boys). The evening features Tony, Grammy, and Academy Award Award-Winning music created on the Great White Way. (more...)

Billie Holiday Theatre Presents The Right Reverend Dupree in Exile Thru 6/26Billie Holiday Theatre Presents The Right Reverend Dupree in Exile Thru 6/26
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2011

The AUDELCO and Obie Award-winning Billie Holiday Theatre concludes its 39th season and trilogy of new Jackie Alexander plays with the world premiere of The Right Reverend Dupree in Exile. (more...)

The Billie Holiday Theatre Presents The Right Reverend Dupree in ExileThe Billie Holiday Theatre Presents The Right Reverend Dupree in Exile
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2011

The AUDELCO and Obie Award-winning Billie Holiday Theatre concludes its 39th season and trilogy of new Jackie Alexander plays with the world premiere of The Right Reverend Dupree in Exile. (more...)

Billie Holiday Theatre Premieres 'The Right Reverend Dupree in Exile' 4/29-6/26Billie Holiday Theatre Premieres 'The Right Reverend Dupree in Exile' 4/29-6/26
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2011

The AUDELCO and Obie Award-winning Billie Holiday Theatre concludes its 39th season and trilogy of new Jackie Alexander plays with the world premiere of The Right Reverend Dupree in Exile. The Equity production will begin previews April 29 and open May 12, running through June 26 at the 200-seat Billie Holiday Theatre, Restoration Plaza, 1368 Fulton Street, Brooklyn. (more...)

Baby Jane Dexter Brings 'The Real World' Back To Met Playhouse 7/8Baby Jane Dexter Brings 'The Real World' Back To Met Playhouse 7/8
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2011

The indomitable Baby Jane Dexter brings back her highly acclaimed show 'The Real World,' for four nights only at the Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd Street, as she celebrates the show's live recording release on Quannacut Records. (more...)

STG Presents Zee Avi At The Crocodile 10/10STG Presents Zee Avi At The Crocodile 10/10
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2011

Seattle Theatre Group (STG) presents Zee Avi on Monday, October 10, 2011 at 9:00pm at the Crocodile. (more...)

Town Hall Welcomes TO BILLIE WITH LOVE, 6/24Town Hall Welcomes TO BILLIE WITH LOVE, 6/24
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2011

On Friday June 24 at 8:00 PM, The Town Hall (123 W. 43rd St.), Times Square's landmark concert venue, presents A Blue Note Jazz Festival Event, 'To Billie With Love A Celebration of Lady Day' by famed jazz vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater with guest artist Chrisette Michelle, who is produced in association with Jill Newman Productions. Dee Dee Bridgewater will perform a tribute to the legendary Billie Holiday that will feature selections from Bridgewater's latest recording, 'Eleanora Fagan (1915-1959): To Billie With Love From Dee Dee,' for which Ms. Bridgewater received the 2011 Grammy for Best Jazz Vocal Album. She will sing and scat her way to a fresh interpretation of Holiday's signature melodies, accompanied by the quartet of Edsel Gomez (Piano), Kenny Davis (Bass), Jaz Sawyer (drums) and Craig Handy (reeds). Tickets are on sale now for $50 and $45 and are available through Ticketmaster (800) 982-2787 or www, ticketmaster.com or by visiting The Town Hall Box Office between noon and 6PM (except Sundays). (more...)

New Haarlem Arts Theatre Presents IT AINT NOTHIN' BUT THE BLUESNew Haarlem Arts Theatre Presents IT AINT NOTHIN' BUT THE BLUES
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2011

'It Ain't Nothin' But The Blues,' directed by Alfred Preisser, is the second production of New Haarlem Arts Theatre, the new professional theater company of CCNY. (more...)

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