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Date Of Birth:
June 09, 1891
Date Of Death:
October 15, 1964 (73)
Gender:
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BWW Interviews: Flores Finds Common Thread with ANYTHING GOES CharacterBWW Interviews: Flores Finds Common Thread with ANYTHING GOES Character
by Paul Batterson - Jan 28, 2015

The more he plays Luke, the Chinese convert and reformed gambler in the musical ANYTHING GOES, the more Roy Flores discovers how much he and his character have in common. (more...)

Bridget Everett, Molly Ringwald, Benjamin Walker and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 2/8Bridget Everett, Molly Ringwald, Benjamin Walker and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 2/8
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2015

Joe's Pub at the Public has announced its nightly performances from January 29 - February 8, 2015. Details below! (more...)

New York Virtuoso Singers to Perform Valentine's Day Show at Merkin Concert HallNew York Virtuoso Singers to Perform Valentine's Day Show at Merkin Concert Hall
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2015

The New York Virtuoso Singers, Harold Rosenbaum, Conductor and Artistic Director, will present Valentine's Day Celebration - With a Twist!, the second event of their 2014-15 concert season on Saturday, February 14 at 8:00 PM at Kaufman Center's Merkin Concert Hall, 129 West 67th St. (btw Broadway and Amsterdam) in Manhattan. This event is co-sponsored by Merkin Concert Hall. (more...)

BWW Feature: Sondheim's Most Hummable SongsBWW Feature: Sondheim's Most Hummable Songs
by Matt Tamanini - Jan 25, 2015

After seeing the new INTO THE WOODS movie twice over the holidays, I posted on Twitter about how two of the songs had stuck with me. After a tweet conversation, my BWW colleague Jeff Walker and I decided to put our heads together to try and come up with a list of Sondheim's most hummable tunes. Despite not discussing it beforehand, Jeff ended up picking songs from the 1960s and 70s, and I filled in the gaps with numbers from the 80s and 90s. (more...)

Musical Theater Project to Present A FINE ROMANCE: THE LOVE SONG CABARET at Vosh Lakewood, 2/15Musical Theater Project to Present A FINE ROMANCE: THE LOVE SONG CABARET at Vosh Lakewood, 2/15
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2015

The Musical Theater Project celebrates Valentine's Day with "A Fine Romance: The Love Song Cabaret" to be presented at Vosh Lakewood on Sunday, February 15, 2015 at 7pm. (more...)

John Goodman and Tom Sturridge Join UK's AMERICAN BUFFALO at Wyndham, AprilJohn Goodman and Tom Sturridge Join UK's AMERICAN BUFFALO at Wyndham, April
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2015

John Goodman and Tom Sturridge will join Damian Lewis in the major new revival of David Mamet's gripping 1975 playAmerican Buffalo. Directed by Daniel Evans, American Buffalo will play at Wyndham's Theatre for a strictly limited run from16 April - 27 June 2015. (more...)

February at Symphony Space Features NIGHT OUT WITH RICHARD HELL, THE LOVE SHOW, and MoreFebruary at Symphony Space Features NIGHT OUT WITH RICHARD HELL, THE LOVE SHOW, and More
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2015

February at Symphony Space brings a lively + eclectic trio of music shows in the intimate Leonard Nimoy Thalia: Night Out with Richard Hell, featuring Donald Cumming (lately of The Virgins) on February 12; The Love Show with Helga Davis, a Valentine's Day celebration with boozy benefits on February 13; and the multi-lingual, multi-media grooves of The Shanghai Restoration Project on February 26. Spanning indie rock, R&B, Chinese hip-hop, and much more, these shows embody the imaginative programming that has made Symphony Space a top destination for music on the Upper West Side. Tickets for all events are $25, $20 for those under 30, available at www.symphonyspace.org. (more...)

ANYTHING GOES National Tour to Play Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 5/5-17ANYTHING GOES National Tour to Play Broward Center for the Performing Arts, 5/5-17
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2015

The national tour of ANYTHING GOES, the new Broadway revival of Cole Porter's timeless classic musical theatre masterpiece, will make its Fort Lauderdale premiere Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at The Broward Center for the Performing Arts for a limited two week run. (more...)

Karen Wyman to Play Metropolitan Room, 1/31Karen Wyman to Play Metropolitan Room, 1/31
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 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 return to The Metropolitan Room on Saturday, January 31 at 7:00 PM. Her engagement at the venue last year was named a "Critic's Pick" by Time Out New York and called "a compelling concert and a totally-inspiring comeback performance" by BroadwayWorld.com. The new evening of music will feature timeless pop standards by Cole Porter, Jule Styne and Harold Arlen, in addition to 1960's classics from The Beatles and Burt Bacharach and her Billboard-charting hit "Why Can't I Walk Away?" The show will feature music director John Oddo (Rosemary Clooney, Michael Feinstein, Linda Eder) on piano leading an all-star trio. (more...)

Charles Busch to Make 92Y 'Lyrics & Lyricists' Debut with HERE'S TO THE GIRLS!, 2/7-9Charles Busch to Make 92Y 'Lyrics & Lyricists' Debut with HERE'S TO THE GIRLS!, 2/7-9
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2015

Artistic director Charles Busch -- in his Lyrics & Lyricists debut -- serves up a cavalcade of stories and songs about the legendary women of Hollywood's movie musical Golden Age in 'Here's to the Girls!' on February 7, 8 and 9, 2015 at 92Y. (more...)

Patti LuPone to Perform FAR AWAY PLACES at Davies Symphony Hall, 2/23Patti LuPone to Perform FAR AWAY PLACES at Davies Symphony Hall, 2/23
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO, January 20 - 2-time Tony and 2-time Grammy Award-winning vocalist Patti LuPone brings her new concert Far Away Places to San Francisco on Monday, February 23 at Davies Symphony Hall. Joined by her five-piece band, LuPone's performance features renditions of songs by an eclectic list of songwriters including Stephen Sondheim, Cole Porter, Willie Nelson, Kurt Weill, Edith Piaf, Frederick Hollander, and the Bee Gees. The original live show of Far Away Places opened the Manhattan music venue 54 Below in 2012, a live recording of which was released in 2013. (more...)

Alexander Rodriquez to Bring I'LL DRINK TO THAT! to Rockwell Table & Stage, 1/31Alexander Rodriquez to Bring I'LL DRINK TO THAT! to Rockwell Table & Stage, 1/31
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2015

Radio show co-host Alexander Rodriguez from Universal Broadcasting Network's popular show Happy Hour with Ben & Alexander will hit the stage on January 31st in his one man show, 'I'll Drink to That!' Regaling the audience with stories of mishaps from (literally) blind dates, on stage blunders, and bar faux paus, this show will mark Alexander's return to the stage and first one man show in seven years. With his fast quips, pension for vodka and eclectic taste in music, there is no telling where this evening will end. (more...)

OLIVER!, YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN and More Set for CPCC Summer Theatre's 2015 SeasonOLIVER!, YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN and More Set for CPCC Summer Theatre's 2015 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2015

?CPCC Summer Theatre happily announces its 42nd season of summer stock for the Charlotte Metrolina region in Summer 2015. (more...)

Joan Curto to Bring Sondheim 85th Birthday Tribute to Chicago, 3/07-28Joan Curto to Bring Sondheim 85th Birthday Tribute to Chicago, 3/07-28
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2015

Called 'a cabaret icon' by NBC Chicago, After Dark Award-winning vocalist Joan Curto performs her new tribute show Joan Curto Sings Sondheim- everybody says don't, that will be marking the 85th birthday of celebrated composer Stephen Sondheim (March 23, 1925). (more...)

BWW Reviews: NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT Tour is a 'Nice Show if You Can Catch It' at HersheyBWW Reviews: NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT Tour is a 'Nice Show if You Can Catch It' at Hershey
by Marakay Rogers - Jan 17, 2015

NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT is not at Hershey Theatre long enough. It needs to be there longer. It's not perfect, but it sure is swell, and it's all-Gershwin, all the time. (more...)

Cinnabar Sets Lineup for New Sunday Concert SeriesCinnabar Sets Lineup for New Sunday Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2015

Cinnabar Theater, Sonoma County's beloved professional theater, continues its new Sunday Concert Series in 2015 with five melodious shows. These monthly concerts begin with an uproarious comedy cabaret in February and then range enthusiastically from gypsy jazz to Klezmer, from traditional Irish music to flamenco. Check out the renowned musicians coming to Cinnabar in this fascinating series generously underwritten by Michel Snethlage and Barbara Howell: (more...)

Tina deVaron to Play the Metropolitan Room, 2/9Tina deVaron to Play the Metropolitan Room, 2/9
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2015

The multi-talented Tina deVaron is an acclaimed singer, songwriter, and jazz pianist whose scintillating combination of original songs and piano/vocal jazz have made her a favorite with audiences around the country. She will be performing at one night show at the Metropolitan Room on 9 February at 7pm. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Debbie Kurup and More in ANYTHING GOES UK TourPhoto Flash: First Look at Debbie Kurup and More in ANYTHING GOES UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2015

The critically acclaimed production of Cole Porter's classic musical comedy, ANYTHING GOES, sets sail on a UK and Ireland tour in 2015; opening on Thursday 29 January at the New Wimbledon Theatre. The production is playing at the Sheffield Crucible Theatre until 17 January 2015. Full tour dates:www.anythinggoestour.com/tour-dates (more...)

John Pizzarelli Quartet, Marilyn Maye, Broadway Belts for PFF and More Come to Birdland in Feb 2015John Pizzarelli Quartet, Marilyn Maye, Broadway Belts for PFF and More Come to Birdland in Feb 2015
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2015

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its February 2015 schedule, featuring John Pizzarelli Quartet, Marilyn Maye, Sarah Gazarek, Billy Childs Jazz Quartet, The 5th Annual Broadway Belts for PFF, Jim Caruso's Cast Party, and more. Details below! (more...)

THEATRICAL THROWBACK THURSDAY: Whatever Lola Wants! Gwen Verdon's 90th BirthdayTHEATRICAL THROWBACK THURSDAY: Whatever Lola Wants! Gwen Verdon's 90th Birthday
by Pat Cerasaro - Jan 15, 2015

Today we are celebrating one of the most memorable leading ladies in Broadway history in honor of her birth 90 years ago this week, the one and only Gwen Verdon. (more...)

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