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GMA's Sara Haines to Host SONGS IN THE KEY OF EQUALITY at Le Poisson Rouge, 5/19
by BWW News Desk - Apr 03, 2014

For one night only, Broadway's brightest musical talent will sing for equality in 'Songs in the Key of Equality', benefiting the gay-straight alliance Swish and Swish Ally Fund of The Stonewall Community Foundation. The event will be hosted by Good Morning America and ABC Correspondent, Sara Haines. (more...)

Rockettes and More Set for BROADWAY SESSIONS Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2013

BROADWAY SESSIONS is described as an evening of musical performances, games and open mic featuring a new Broadway guest each week. The show is created and hosted by Ben Cameron (Bway Wicked, Aida and Footloose) and features musical director Joshua Stephen Kartes on piano. This Today, December 12th, Broadway Sessions welcomes cast members from The Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular and more. (more...)

Rockettes and More Set for BROADWAY SESSIONS, 12/12
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2013

BROADWAY SESSIONS is described as an evening of musical performances, games and open mic featuring a new Broadway guest each week. The show is created and hosted by Ben Cameron (Bway Wicked, Aida and Footloose) and features musical director Joshua Stephen Kartes on piano. This Thursday, December 12th, Broadway Sessions welcomes cast members from The Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular and more. (more...)

Josh Walker's New Musical TOULOUSE! Set for NYTB in the D-Lounge, 11/11
by BWW News Desk - Nov 06, 2013

New works home New York Theatre Barn will present the first New York City presentation of musical excerpts from Toulouse! The Musical! by Chicago-based writers Josh Walker (Jeff-nominated for music directing Sexy Baby) and John David Nelson on Monday, November 11, 2013 at 7:30 PM at the Daryl Roth Theatre in New York City as part of New York Theatre Barn's revolutionary new musical development platform NYTB in the D-Lounge, produced by Laura Brandel and Jason Najjoum. Josh Walker is currently featured in the Radio City Christmas Spectacular. (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Casts of New York Musical Theatre Festival 2013!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2013

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) began earlier this week on July 8th and will continue through July 28th. An additional slate of special events, free events, staged readings and several educational panel discussions will be announced shortly. Below, check out a roundup of photos of this year's casts! (more...)

World Premiere of SASQUATCHED! THE MUSICAL Set for NYMF, 7/9-14
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2013

SASQUATCHED! THE MUSICAL - the quirky new pop-rock musical that will get your Bigfoot tappin' - will receive its world premiere in the 2013 New York Musical Theatre Festival. (more...)

ROCKERS ANONYMOUS: GENDER BENDER BIRTHDAY BASH to Return to Underground Lounge Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2013

Rockers Anonymous returns to the Underground Lounge tonight, January 14th, for its triumphant 7th rock 'n' roll performance entitled ROCKERS ANONYMOUS: GENDER BENDER BIRTHDAY BASH, celebrating the one year anniversary of the ROCKERS ANONYMOUS Debut. (more...)

ROCKERS ANONYMOUS: GENDER BENDER BIRTHDAY BASH to Return to Underground Lounge, 1/14
by BWW News Desk - Jan 09, 2013

Rockers Anonymous returns to the Underground Lounge on Monday, January 14th, for its triumphant 7th rock 'n' roll performance entitled ROCKERS ANONYMOUS: GENDER BENDER BIRTHDAY BASH, celebrating the one year anniversary of the ROCKERS ANONYMOUS Debut. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Courthouse Center for the Arts Extends Outstanding Production of TITANIC
by Veronica Bruscini - Jul 15, 2012

It's no wonder that the Courthouse Center for the Arts recently announced extended performances of 'Titanic,' this production is undeniably excellent in every respect. (more...)

Photo Flash: ROCKERS ANONYMOUS: SOUTHERN COMFORT 4/16 - Feat. Barrett Wilbert Weed, Mark Ayesh & More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2012

Rockers Anonymous returned to The Underground Lounge for its fourth installment entitled Rockers Anonymous: Southern Comfort on April 16th. Check out the photo coverage of the concert below, featuring a taste of Southern Rock n' Roll as performed by the Rockers Anonymous band, Stirfry Massacre, and a selection of rock and pop talent from the New York Musical Theatre scene. (more...)

Photo Flash: NYMF Presents TESS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2010

The New York Musical Theatre Festival production of TESS - A New Rock Opera, began its run at the Theatre at St. Clements from on September 29th and is running thru October 9th. (more...)

Pasqua, Cartell and Dowdy Set for TESS At NYMF 9/29-10/9
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2010

Jenna Pasqua, Nick Cartell, and Broadway's Michelle Dowdy (Tracy Turnblad in Hairspray) will star in the 2010 New York Musical Theatre Festival production of TESS - A New Rock Opera, which will run at the Theatre at St. Clements from September 29th thru October 9th. (more...)

Pasqua, Cartell and Dowdy Set for TESS At NYMF 9/29-10/9
by BWW News Desk - Sep 08, 2010

Jenna Pasqua, Nick Cartell, and Broadway's Michelle Dowdy (Tracy Turnblad in Hairspray) will star in the 2010 New York Musical Theatre Festival production of TESS - A New Rock Opera, which will run at the Theatre at St. Clements from September 29th thru October 9th. (more...)

Laurie Beechman Hosts 'The Music and Lyrics of Tyler Phillips: (a)Live in NYC', 8/2
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2010

The eclectic songbook of composer/lyricist Tyler Phillips returns to the Laurie Beechman Theater on August 2nd at 9:30 for an unforgettable evening of selections dedicated to the Greatest City on Earth. Please call the venue at (212) 695-6909 to reserve your seats in advance. There is a $10 cover plus a $15 food/drink minimum. (more...)

Photo Flash: 'Sophia's Fall' Opens at NYMF
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2008

Sophia's Fall is an intense dance/rock retelling of the creation story... with a twist. Sophia, the feminine divine, drives the action and drama of the story toward an edge-of-your-seat conclusion. A four-piece rock band and fluid modern dance choreography round out a dark, tuneful score. (more...)

'Sophia's Fall' to be Part of NYMTF Dance Series
by BWW News Desk - Aug 07, 2008

SOPHIA'S FALL, a musical by Benjamin Birney and Rob Seitelman, will perform at The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) as part of their new Dance Series. (more...)

Naked Angels Gathers Stars To Promote New Work, 5/28-6/9
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2008

Naked Angels, New York's eternally boundary-pushing theater company, will, in the latter half of 2008, embark on a new chapter in their storied history, commencing with 'Angels in Progress: Old School at The New School,' a workshop series of new American plays that will be presented from May 28 - June 9 at The New School for Drama (151 Bank Street). (more...)

Neeley's Superstar Still Steals the Show
by Pati Buehler - May 08, 2007

'The greatest story ever set to music' or 'a rock musical about a man persecuted for his deeds', Jesus Christ Superstar will always be known as one of Webber & Rice's best works! (more...)

Review: Where's Charley? at Boca's Caldwell Theatre
by Beau Higgins - Nov 14, 2005


Fairest of Them All Musical has Reading at York Theatre, Sept. 20
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2005

Tyler M. Phillips' musical Fairest of Them All, based on three tales by the Brothers Grimm, will be presented at the York Theatre on September 20th as part of the Developmental Reading Series (more...)