Carol Lynn News

Broadway's Steven Lutvak, Jeanine Tesori, Davd Yazbeck and More Set for Library of Congress's 2014-15 Concert Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 08, 2014

The 2014-2015 season of 'Concerts from the Library of Congress' brings a stellar roster of performers, ensembles and scholars from around the world in commemoration of the 150th birthday of founding patron Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge. The concerts are complemented by guest speakers, curators, panels, film screenings and displays of rarely seen manuscripts, letters and memorabilia from the Library's holdings. Concerts kick off Saturday, Oct. 11, at 8 p.m. with a performance by gospel and soul music legend Mavis Staples. (more...)

2014 Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts Emmy Award Winners Announced!
by TV News Desk - Jun 21, 2014

Last night, June 20, The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) announced the winners of the 41st Annual Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts Emmy Awards in a sold-out, grand gala for over 1,200 attendees at the Westin Bonaventure, in downtown Los Angeles. Scroll down for the full list of winners! (more...)

BWW Reviews: Steven Fales Powerfully Bares All in PRODIGAL DAD
by David Clarke - Apr 12, 2014

Houston has been a great city for Steven Fales to perform in. As he is gearing up to take his Mormon Boy Trilogy Off-Broadway, we are lucky enough to get to be part of his out-of-town try-out for his third installment, PRODIGAL DAD. PRODIGAL DAD is a solo show in which Fales bares himself and his soul before an audience to talk about his life experiences, empowering us with his charming Mormon smile and his inexhaustible hope and love. (more...)

Steven Fales Debuts MORMON BOY TRILOGY Tonight in Richmond
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2014

Steven Fales - the author and star of the hit solo shows CONFESSIONS OF A MORMON BOY, MISSIONARY POSITION and PRODIGAL DAD - will perform all three plays in rep for the first time ever in a production titled MORMON BOY TRILOGY from today, January 16 to February 9 at the Richmond Triangle Players in Richmond, VA. (more...)

Steven Fales to Debut MORMON BOY TRILOGY 1/16-2/9 in Richmond
by BWW News Desk - Dec 30, 2013

Steven Fales - the author and star of the hit solo shows CONFESSIONS OF A MORMON BOY, MISSIONARY POSITION and PRODIGAL DAD - will perform all three plays in rep for the first time ever in a production titled MORMON BOY TRILOGY from January 16 to February 9 at the Richmond Triangle Players in Richmond, VA. (more...)

FACING EAST Plays Uptown Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2013

The producers of FACING EAST, a new musical based on the moving play by Carol Lynn Pearson, are thrilled to announce that the show will play the Uptown Theatre in Grand Prairie, TX for a one night only concert tonight, August 27, 2013. (more...)

FACING EAST to Play Uptown Theatre, 8/27
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2013

The producers of FACING EAST, a new musical based on the moving play by Carol Lynn Pearson, are thrilled to announce that the show will play the Uptown Theatre in Grand Prairie, TX for a one night only concert on August 27, 2013. Executive Producer Nathan Gardner says "In the Dallas-Fort Worth region I see a wonderful arts community to work within, and in tandem with, to continue to grow our show. I see a city busting at the seams with things to offer. And I also see, on the other end of the spectrum, an audience that could benefit from seeing the story our show portrays." (more...)

Photo Flash: CBS, PBS, HUB Network, Nickelodeon Win Big at 2013 Creative Arts Emmy Awards
by TV News Desk - Jun 15, 2013

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) announced last night, June 14, the winners of the 40th Annual Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts Emmy Awards in a sold-out, grand gala for over 1,100 attendees at the Westin Bonaventure, in downtown Los Angeles. Scroll down for the full list of winners and photos from the ceremony! (more...)

Balboa Press Hosts Book Signings at Hay House's 'I Can Do It!' Conference Today
by BWW News Desk - May 04, 2013

Balboa Press, a division of Hay House, has released its schedule of author signings at Hay House's 'I Can Do It! Atlanta 2013 Conference taking place at the Georgia World Congress Center this May 4-5th.' Balboa Press will host 12 free book signings throughout the weekend. (more...)

Plan B's ADAM & STEVE AND THE EMPTY SEA Heads to FringeNYC, Aug 2013
by BWW News Desk - May 03, 2013

Following a sold-out Salt Lake City run, Plan-B Theatre Company's 2013 world premiere production of ADAM & STEVE AND THE EMPTY SEA by Matthew Greene has been selected for the 2013 New York International Fringe Festival this coming August. (more...)

CBS Tops 40th Annual DAYTIME EMMY AWARD NOMINATIONS; Full List Announced
by TV News Desk - May 01, 2013

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) today announced the nominees for the 40th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards. (more...)

Balboa Press Announces Book Signings at Hay House's 'I Can Do It!' Conference, 5/4
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2013

Balboa Press, a division of Hay House, has released its schedule of author signings at Hay House's "I Can Do It! Atlanta 2013 Conference taking place at the Georgia World Congress Center this May 4-5th." Balboa Press will host 12 free book signings throughout the weekend. (more...)

Sesame Street Visits Lincoln Center This April; Accessible Through YouTube
by Samantha Vega - Apr 02, 2013

In April, the iconic children's television series Sesame Street –broadcast in more than 150 countries and seen by over 120 million international viewers—will visit another icon, Lincoln Center, the world's largest performing arts center, on its popular “People in Your Neighborhood” segment. Inspired by the classic Sesame Street song “The People in Your Neighborhood,” Murray Monster goes on location to interview real people about their jobs. The Lincoln Center segments will showcase the New York City Ballet, The Juilliard School, the New York Philharmonic, and the Metropolitan Opera. Sesame Street airs regularly on PBS (check local listings), and the first Lincoln Center segment, “People in Your Neighborhood: Ballet Dancer,” airs April 4th. Each segment will also be accessible on Sesame Street's YouTube Channel in advance of its air date. (more...)

Audra McDonald and Will Swenson Lend Themselves to Indie Film FACING EAST's Kickstarter Campaign
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2012

The pre-production feature film Facing East released a Kickstarter Campaign today (Wednesday November 14, 2012). Facing East is directed by Tony nominated Broadway actor Will Swenson (Hair, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) and is written by noted queer cinema veteran Guinevere Turner (Go Fish, American Psycho, The Notorious Bettie Page) from an off-Broadway play by author Carol Lynn Pearson (author of the books Goodbye I Love You and No More Goodbyes), and produced by Duane Andersen, James Duke Mason and Emily Pearson. The campaign offers unique rewards targeted at fans of Mr. Swenson and his wife, five time Tony winner, Audra McDonald, including autographed memorabilia, the opportunity to have lunch with the couple, or to have Ms. McDonald sing to you over the phone on your birthday, or to have Mr. Swenson serenade you publicly. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Steven Fales Talks MISSIONARY POSITION, Mormon Boy Triology and Solo Perfromance
by David Clarke - Sep 25, 2012

As Houstonians gear up for Theater LaB's special event and Regional Premiere of MISSIONARY POSITION, the second part of Steven Fales' Mormon Boy Trilogy, Steven Fales is busy in Salt Lake City. He tells me he is thrilled to be returning to Houston, especially since CONFESSIONS OF A MORMON BOY sold out before he arrived in town when he premiered the show in the region. He noted that Houston audiences loved it, and really hopes that Houston audiences will eat up MISSIONARY POSTION as well. He feels that the time in right with Romney running for president because audiences will get to see "Mormon Temple ceremonies from an insider and not someone making fun of the church from the outside." (more...)

DON'T COUNT YOUR CHICKENS UNTIL THEY CRY WOLF Plays Ivoryton Playhouse Today, 8/17
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2012

Come see a summer children's show at The Ivoryton Playhouse, Don't Count Your Chickens Until They Cry Wolf, today, August 17 at 11 a.m. (more...)

DON'T COUNT YOUR CHICKENS UNTIL THEY CRY WOLF Plays Ivoryton Playhouse, 8/17
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2012

Come see a summer children's show at The Ivoryton Playhouse, Don't Count Your Chickens Until They Cry Wolf, on August 17 at 11 a.m. (more...)

Ivoryton Playhouse Announces Summer Children’s Shows
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2012

The Ivoryton Playhouse continues the tradition of Friday morning Children's shows with some familiar stories and some new. (more...)

PFLAG to Honor Audra McDonald & Will Swenson at 2012 Gala, 4/2
by BWW News Desk - Apr 02, 2012

PFLAG National will honor Broadway stars Audra McDonald (THE GERSHWINS' PORGY AND BESS, PRIVATE PRACTICE) and Will Swenson (PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT, HAIR) with the 2012 Straight for Equality in Entertainment Award, to be presented at the Fourth Annual Straight for Equality Awards Gala on Monday, April 2nd at the Marriott Marquis Times Square. Straight for Equality-a national outreach and education project created by PFLAG National-invites, educates, and engages straight allies to advocate for and support gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) people. (more...)

PFLAG to Honor Audra McDonald & Will Swenson at 2012 Gala, 4/2
by BWW News Desk - Mar 07, 2012

PFLAG National will honor Broadway stars Audra McDonald (THE GERSHWINS' PORGY AND BESS, PRIVATE PRACTICE) and Will Swenson (PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT, HAIR) with the 2012 Straight for Equality in Entertainment Award, to be presented at the Fourth Annual Straight for Equality Awards Gala on Monday, April 2nd at the Marriott Marquis Times Square. Straight for Equality-a national outreach and education project created by PFLAG National-invites, educates, and engages straight allies to advocate for and support gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) people. (more...)

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