Burl Ives News

Date Of Birth:
June 14, 1909
Date Of Death:
April 14, 1995 (85)
Birth Place:
Hunt, IL, USA
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BWW Review: History Comes to Life in ROSA PARKS AND THE MONTGOMERY BUS BOYCOTT At The Coterie Theatre
by Steve Wilson - Sep 28, 2014

Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott opened with a roar on Friday September 26 at the Coterie Theatre in Kansas City, Mo. "When you have your hand in the lion's mouth it is best to pat it on the head. . ." The lion is segregation and it is Rosa Parks and the Civil Rights Movement that is patting it on the head. Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott, written by Sue Greenberg, opened the 2014-2015 season for the theater. (more...)

Hank Cochran, Ronnie Milsap & Mac Wiseman Become Members of Country Music Hall of Fame
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2014

The Country Music Association announced today that Hank Cochran, Ronnie Milsap, and Mac Wiseman will become the newest members of the revered Country Music Hall of Fame. (more...)

Oscar-Winner PLATOON Among Films Featured in April's Reel 13 Classic Lineup
by TV News Desk - Apr 04, 2014

The Reel 13 April schedule opens on April 5 with The Big Country, William Wyler's tale of two feuding ranching families in the American West, for which Burl Ives won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. (more...)

28th Annual Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literacy Festival to Feature HOTEL PLAYS, GREEN EYES & More, 3/19-23
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2014

With the reopening of one of the country's oldest community theaters and some unique staging in unexpected venues, New Orleans' historic French Quarter will pulse with productions of Tennessee Williams' works, as well as some inspired by or dedicated to the legendary playwright and his life in the city he considered his "spiritual home." (more...)

28th Annual Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literacy Festival to Feature HOTEL PLAYS, GREEN EYES & More, 3/19-23
by BWW News Desk - Mar 07, 2014

With the reopening of one of the country's oldest community theaters and some unique staging in unexpected venues, New Orleans' historic French Quarter will pulse with productions of Tennessee Williams' works, as well as some inspired by or dedicated to the legendary playwright and his life in the city he considered his "spiritual home." (more...)

Charlie Greene Releases Self-Titled LP
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2014

On the heels of Charlie Greene's 2012 album debut Wildfire Music comes Charlie Greene, out today via Artist Tribe Recordings, new collection of songs that captures the attention of a discerning audience. (more...)

Charlie Greene's New Eponymous Album Out Today via Artist Tribe Recordings
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2014

Born the son of a touring singer/songwriter and recording artist, the grandson of a big band leader from the 40's and 50's, and the great-grandson of a front-porch, Georgia banjo player, music is in Charlie Greene's blood. (more...)

Charlie Greene Releases Self-Titled Sophomore Album Today
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2014

There's nothing mundane about Charlie Greene. Born the son of a touring singer/songwriter and recording artist, the grandson of a big band leader from the 40's and 50's, and the great-grandson of a front-porch, Georgia banjo player, music is in his blood. (more...)

Charlie Greene's New Eponymous Album, Out 2/25 via Artist Tribe Recordings
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2014

Born the son of a touring singer/songwriter and recording artist, the grandson of a big band leader from the 40's and 50's, and the great-grandson of a front-porch, Georgia banjo player, music is in Charlie Greene's blood. (more...)

Charlie Greene Set to Release Self-Titled Sophomore Album 2/25
by BWW News Desk - Jan 09, 2014

There's nothing mundane about Charlie Greene. Born the son of a touring singer/songwriter and recording artist, the grandson of a big band leader from the 40's and 50's, and the great-grandson of a front-porch, Georgia banjo player, music is in his blood. (more...)

Scoop: RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER on CBS - Today, December 14, 2013
by TV Scoop - Dec 14, 2013

Get all the scoop on RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER, airing on CBS tonight, December 14, 2013! (more...)

Scoop: RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER on CBS - Saturday, December 14, 2013
by TV Scoop - Dec 09, 2013

Get all the scoop on RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER, airing on CBS on Saturday, December 14, 2013! (more...)

CHRISTMAS SMACKDOWN to Make New York Premiere at Laurie Beechman Theater, 12/19
by BWW News Desk - Dec 04, 2013

After acclaimed premieres in Hollywood and Chicago, CHRISTMAS SMACKDOWN makes it highly anticipated New York Premiere. Written by Mark Nutter (Re-Animator: The Musical, Bicycle Men) and Cynthia Carle (The Sixth Man), performances begin December 19 at The Laurie Beechman Theater (inside West Bank Cafe at 407 West 42nd Street -- at Ninth Avenue, accessible from the A,C,E,N,R,V,F,1,2,3 trains at 42nd Street). This limited engagement runs for 2 nights only: Thursday, Dec. 19 & Friday, Dec. 20 at 7:30pm. Tickets are $20 plus a $15 food/drink minimum. To purchase tickets call 212-352-3101 or visit www.SpinCycleNYC.com. (more...)

Music Choice Rings in the Holidays with Non-Stop Holiday Music
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2013

Music Choice kicks off its continued holiday coverage starting on Friday, November 29, 2013 with nonstop holiday music on additional music channels. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Holiday Favorite RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER Airs Tonight on CBS
by TV News Desk - Nov 26, 2013

The navigational prowess of 'the most famous reindeer of all' will again illuminate Santa Claus' way into the Christmas season, on a rebroadcast of RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER, tonight, Tuesday, Nov. 26 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (more...)

Scoop: RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER on CBS - Today, November 26, 2013
by TV Scoop - Nov 26, 2013

Get all the scoop on RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER, airing on CBS today, November 26, 2013! (more...)

'RUDOLPH,' VICTORIA'S SECRET FASHION SHOW & More Among CBS' Holiday Programming
by TV News Desk - Nov 18, 2013

CBS's holiday programming, which kicks-off with RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER, will also include music specials, perennial holiday favorites and holiday-themed episodes of NCIS, CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION, THE BIG BANG THEORY, TWO AND A HALF MEN, THE MILLERS and HAWAII FIVE-0. (more...)

Scoop: RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER on CBS - Tuesday, November 26, 2013
by TV Scoop - Oct 17, 2013

Get all the scoop on RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER, airing on CBS on Tuesday, November 26, 2013! (more...)

Flashback Marquee: 2003 Revival of CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF
by Walter McBride - Aug 26, 2013

Below, we bring you a photo flashback of the marquee at the Music Box Theatre for the 2003 Broadway revival, featuring Ashley Judd, Jason Patric, Ned Beatty and Margo Martindale. (more...)

AUDIO: First Listen - Charlie Greene's 'Lost & Found'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2013

An Atlanta native, Charlie Greene is a guitarist and pianist in addition to a singer/songwriter and his writing and musical influences are as diverse as his songs; from Harry Nilsson, Merle Haggard, Ornette Coleman and Burl Ives to Chopin's Nocturnes and Charles Bukowski, his style is a unique blend that defies categorization yet commands attention with a disarming show of lyrical firepower. To hear it for yourself, listen to Charlie's latest track 'Lost & Found' below! (more...)

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