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Date Of Birth:
June 09, 1891
Date Of Death:
October 15, 1964 (73)
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Jake Broder, Elijah Rock and Angela Teek to Star in WORDS BY IRA GERSHWIN at The Colony, 4/15-5/17Jake Broder, Elijah Rock and Angela Teek to Star in WORDS BY IRA GERSHWIN at The Colony, 4/15-5/17
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2015

The Colony Theatre is thrilled to present the final production of its historic 40th Anniversary season, the Los Angeles Premiere of WORDS BY IRA GERSHWIN A Musical Play by Joseph Vass, directed by David Ellenstein, Musical Director Kevin Toney, Musical Arranger Joseph Vass. WORDS BY IRA GERSHWIN will preview on Wednesday, April 15; Thursday, April 16; and Friday, April 17 at 8:00pm. It will open on Saturday, April 18 at 8:00pm and continue through Sunday, May 17. (more...)

DORIS DAY: THE ESSENTIAL COLLECTION Now Available For Pre-Order, Out 4/7DORIS DAY: THE ESSENTIAL COLLECTION Now Available For Pre-Order, Out 4/7
by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 25, 2015

Get all of Doris Day's best-loved movie musical classics! (more...)

Steve Martin, Joan Baez & More Added to National Recording RegistrySteve Martin, Joan Baez & More Added to National Recording Registry
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2015

National Recording Registry To “Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive”. Joan Baez, Sly Stone, Steve Martin Recordings Named American Treasures (more...)

2015 New York Hot Jazz Fest to Kick Off May 32015 New York Hot Jazz Fest to Kick Off May 3
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2015

Following the success of the previous two festivals, the 3rd Annual New York Hot Jazz Festival -- produced by the impresario Michael 'Misha' Katsobashvili, performer Bria Skonberg, and composer/producer Patrick Soluri (of Prohibition Productions and The Salon) -- returns to The Players this year and promises some of the biggest stars of the Hot Jazz and swing scenes in a summit of uptown and downtown talent spanning three generations. (more...)

Photo Flash: Joel Grey Hosts Special Performance of Benjamin Scheuer's THE LIONPhoto Flash: Joel Grey Hosts Special Performance of Benjamin Scheuer's THE LION
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2015

Yesterday afternoon, Tony and Oscar winner Joel Grey hosted a special performance of Benjamin Scheuer's The Lion, with guests including Ben Vereen, Penny Fuller, Ron Rifkin, Sam Shahid, Paul Downs Collaizo, Reeve Carney, and more. Following the performance Joel moderated a Q&A with Benjamin the audience members, including a special champagne toast. Check out photos below! (more...)

BWW Reviews: CAROLE J. BUFFORD's New Show On the World's Oldest Profession Sizzles at 54 BelowBWW Reviews: CAROLE J. BUFFORD's New Show On the World's Oldest Profession Sizzles at 54 Below
by Alix Cohen - Mar 23, 2015

Just when one thinks Carole J. Bufford has thoroughly plumbed the genre for which she has so much affinity, the artist comes up with an audacious new show whose distinct focus, original format, and unblushing presentation delivers a fresh take. Heart of Gold: A Portrait of the Oldest Profession (this past Saturday night at 54 Below) offers a cavalcade of women who get paid to provide 'pleasure'--madams, streetwalkers, dancehall girls, and kept women from salty to sensuous, weary and bitter to a view from the catbird seat, enmeshed or looking back. (more...)

SOUND OFF: GLEE Goes Out With Tons Of Tears, Touching Tributes & Terrific Tunes (Plus, A Tony)SOUND OFF: GLEE Goes Out With Tons Of Tears, Touching Tributes & Terrific Tunes (Plus, A Tony)
by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 20, 2015

Tonight we revisit the highpoints and recount the overall impact of GLEE, from pilot to series finale. (more...)

Gerry Connolly Joins ANYTHING GOES as 'The Captain' in Melbourne and BrisbaneGerry Connolly Joins ANYTHING GOES as 'The Captain' in Melbourne and Brisbane
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2015

Opera Australia Artistic Director Lyndon Terracini AM and leading Australian theatre producer John Frost AM today announced that actor, comedian and impressionist Gerry Connolly would join the cast of their upcoming production of Anything Goes to play the Captain of the S.S. American during the Melbourne and Brisbane seasons. Due to his increased radio and television commitments, Alan Jones needs to remain located in Sydney so has had to withdraw from the Melbourne and Brisbane seasons, but will join the company to play the Captain during the Sydney Opera House season. (more...)

Stephanie Binetti to Lead ANYTHING GOES at The Marriott Theatre; Cast Set!Stephanie Binetti to Lead ANYTHING GOES at The Marriott Theatre; Cast Set!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2015

One of musical theater's biggest hits, Anything Goes, the irresistible musical filled with unforgettable music and dazzling dance numbers, continues The Marriott Theatre's spectacular 40th anniversary season. Anything Goes features an unparalleled score by the legendary Cole Porter with a virtual hit parade of songs ('De-lovely,' 'Friendship,' 'You're the Top,' 'Blow, Gabriel, Blow,' 'I Get a Kick Out of You'). 15-time Jeff Award-winner Marc Robin will bring his signature high-watt energy to the stage to direct and choreograph the toe-tapping musical comedy which previews April 8, opens April 15 and runs through May 31 at 10 Marriott Drive, Lincolnshire. Robin is joined by Music Director Jeff Award-nominee Ryan T. Nelson. (more...)

Lakewood Theatre Company Sets 2015-16 Season: ANYTHING GOES, GOLDEN BOY & MoreLakewood Theatre Company Sets 2015-16 Season: ANYTHING GOES, GOLDEN BOY & More
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2015

Lakewood Theatre Company will begin its 63rd season with six productions on its Mainstage and three productions on its Side Door stage beginning July 10, 2015. (more...)

Mary Martin's SOUND OF MUSIC Tony Award Bought at AuctionMary Martin's SOUND OF MUSIC Tony Award Bought at Auction
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2015

According to Deadline, Mary Martin's 1960 Tony Award, which she earned for her performance in The Sound of Music, was purchased at auction today for $35,000. The trophy (which was one of four that she earned throughout her career onstage) came Boston's RR Auction as a part of the estate of Martin's son, Larry Hagman, who passed away in 2012 from complications of acute myeloid leukemia. (more...)

Karen Wyman to Perform at the Iridium Jazz Club, 5/26Karen Wyman to Perform at the Iridium Jazz Club, 5/26
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2015

KAREN WYMAN - the celebrated pop/jazz vocalist currently celebrating a renaissance since her days performing on "The Ed Sullivan Show" and "The Dean Martin Show" - will debut at Iridium Jazz Club on Tuesday, May 26 at 8:30 PM and 10:30 PM. (more...)

Covenant House Youth to Join Broadway Stars in CROSSING BRIDGES Play Festival This WeekendCovenant House Youth to Join Broadway Stars in CROSSING BRIDGES Play Festival This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2015

The theatrical result of a unique international partnership between New York's Covenant House International and The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in London will be showcased this month at the star-studded Crossing Bridges Play Festival in Manhattan. The event, which is being held at the HELEN MILLS Event Space and Theatre on Sunday 22 March 2015, has also been made possible thanks to a line-up of Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winners and nominees, all of whom have generously donated their time and talents to the project. (more...)

THEATRICAL THROWBACK THURSDAY: Richard Rodgers & Stephen Sondheim's DO I HEAR A WALTZ? Turns 50THEATRICAL THROWBACK THURSDAY: Richard Rodgers & Stephen Sondheim's DO I HEAR A WALTZ? Turns 50
by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 19, 2015

Today we are revisiting the sole collaboration between Richard Rodgers and Stephen Sondheim, DO I HEAR A WALTZ? (more...)

Birdland Sets April 2015 Schedule: Sheila Jordan, Barbara Carroll & MoreBirdland Sets April 2015 Schedule: Sheila Jordan, Barbara Carroll & More
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2015

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its April 2015 schedule, featuring Sheila Jordan with the Steve Kuhn Trio, Ms. Lisa Fischer, Eliane Elias, James Carter Organ Trio, Barbara Carroll, The Beegie Adair Trio with Monica Ramey, Jim Caruso's Cast Party, and more. (more...)

ANYTHING GOES, 1776 & More Set for Ocean State Theatre Company's 2015-16 SeasonANYTHING GOES, 1776 & More Set for Ocean State Theatre Company's 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2015

Ocean State Theatre Company (OSTC) has announced that its fourth season in their state-of-the-art theatre located at 1245 Jefferson Boulevard in Warwick, will open with the magnificently macabre musical comedy, The Addams Family. (more...)

Luba Mason Coming to 54 Below, 4/9Luba Mason Coming to 54 Below, 4/9
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2015

54 BELOW will present a special night with LUBA MASON - the Broadway star of Chicago, Jekyll & Hyde, The Capeman, among many others - on Thursday, April 9 at 9:30 PM. (more...)

BWW Reviews:  ONE NIGHT ONLY: SUTTON FOSTER with The New York PopsBWW Reviews: ONE NIGHT ONLY: SUTTON FOSTER with The New York Pops
by Michael Dale - Mar 16, 2015

Sutton Foster displays the fine craft of musical theatre song performance. (more...)

BWW TV: Sutton Foster Makes Carnegie Hall Debut with the Help of Joshua Henry- Watch Concert Highlights!BWW TV: Sutton Foster Makes Carnegie Hall Debut with the Help of Joshua Henry- Watch Concert Highlights!
by Randy Rainbow - Mar 16, 2015

BroadwayWorld was there for the special concert, and below you can check out clips of 'Anything Goes,' 'Fit as a Fiddle,' 'Sunshine on My Shoulders,' 'I'm Beginning to See the Light,' and 'A Change is Gonna Come.' (more...)

Beware the Ides of March with 15 Shakespeare ShowtunesBeware the Ides of March with 15 Shakespeare Showtunes
by Matt Tamanini - Mar 15, 2015

'If music be the food of love, play on.' Even before the invention of the musical comedy (more on that later), William Shakespeare knew the importance of music in telling stories on stage. For our March feature, my colleague Jeff Walker and I thought that instead of marking the Ides of March with songs about murder, betrayal, and fate, we would focus on the synergy between showtunes and Shakespeare. (more...)

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