Daniel Watts News

Photo Flash: Dule Hill & AFTER MIDNIGHT Cast Visit KATIE!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2014

Dule Hill and cast members from the smash hit Broadway musical, AFTER MIDNIGHT, appeared on Katie Couric's nationally syndicated talk show, 'Katie' today. Dule sat down for a chat with Katie before cast members Vigril Lil' O Gadson, Julius 'iGlide' Chisholm, Dormeshia Sumbry-Edwards, Phillip Attmore and Daniel Watts performed 'Hottentot' and 'New Broom.' Check out photos from their appearance below! (more...)

SAMSON & DELILAH Concert, Patrick Page & More Set for 54 Below this Week
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2014

Coming up this week, 54 BELOW, the performance venue located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th Street, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond: (more...)

Josh Franklin Set for 54 Below Album Release Concert on January 30
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2014

Josh Franklin is an accomplished Broadway performer who will be portraying Bobby Child in Crazy For You this season at the Stratford Theater Festival. A Colorado Springs native, Josh was in the Broadway companies of Anything Goes, Ghost, Legally Blonde and Grease. He received wide recognition for his first national tour roles as Bob Gaudio (Jersey Boys), Danny Zuko (Grease), Chad (All Shook Up), Billy Crocker (Anything Goes) and in Disney's On the Record. He received his B.F.A. from Webster Conservatory and is an accomplished songwriter, musician and recording artist. He was selected to perform for the PBS special A Capitol Fourth (2009) live in Washington, DC. (more...)

Charlie Rosen's Broadway Big Band with Andy Mientus & More Set for Late Night at 54 Below this Week
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2014

Craving a show after the show? 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, is expanding its popular late-night series with fresh faces and hot new performances to keep the party buzzing into the wee hours. Located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th St., 54 BELOW welcomes you to loosen your tie and embrace the night at its upcoming events: (more...)

Photo Flash: Broadway Choreographers Showcased at 2013 BC BEAT
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2013

Broadway's most daring, curious, and talented artists gathered at Cielo for the Fall 2013 BC Beat on Monday, November 11th, the showcase and dance party with its own rules for sharing work and connecting artists. The evening's choreographers featured: Charlie Sutton, Cindy Salgado, Caleb Teicher, Kyle Mullins, Tricia Brouk, Josh Assor, Rickey Tripp, and Jennifer Jancuska, as well as performers Daniel Watts, Jennifer Locke, Ephraim Sykes, Aurelia Michael, Voltaire Wade-Greene, Masi Yahya James, Amber Jackson, Elizabeth Burke, Macy Sullivan, Ryan VanDenBoom, Matthew Steffens, Heather Hamilton, Shiloh Goodin, Liz Piccoli, Paul Romero, Borris York, Matty Oaks and Rachel Guest. Broadway veteran Justin Johnson curated the music. Scroll down for photos from the show! (more...)

Choreographers from KINKY BOOTS & More Present New Work at 6th Bi-Annual BC Beat Showcase, 11/11
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2013

Broadway's most daring, curious, and talented artists are preparing to gather at Cielo for the Fall 2013 BC Beat on Monday November 11th, the showcase and dance party with it's own rules for sharing work and connecting artists. Doors open at 7pm and guests are welcomed by the evening's choreographers, Charlie Sutton, Cindy Salgado, Caleb Teicher, Kyle Mullins, Tricia Brouk, Josh Assor, Rickey Tripp, Jennifer Jancuska, and performers including Daniel Watts, Jennifer Locke, Ephraim Sykes, Aurelia Michael, Voltaire Wade-Greene, Masi Yahya James, Amber Jackson, Elizabeth Burke, Macy Sullivan, Ryan VanDenBoom, Matthew Steffens, Heather Hamilton, Shiloh Goodin, Liz Piccoli, Paul Romero, Borris York, Rachel Guest, Matthew Oaks and Michael Williams as Broadway veteran Justin Johnson curates music. (more...)

Singer K.D. Lang to Make Broadway Debut in AFTER MIDNIGHT
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2013

The new Broadway Musical, After Midnight, directed and choreographed by Warren Carlyle and featuring the big-band sounds of nine-time Grammy Award-winner Wynton Marsalis' Jazz at Lincoln Center All-Stars, will begin previews on Friday, October 18, 2013 at Broadway's Brooks Atkinson Theatre (256 W 47th St) with an official opening night set for Sunday, November 3, 2013. According to the New York Times, singer K.D. Lang will make her Broadway debut in the show. (more...)

Adriane Lenox, Julius 'Iglide' Chisolm, Karine Plantadit & More Join AFTER MIDNIGHT on Broadway; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2013

Producers Scott Sanders and Wynton Marsalis have announced the wildly eclectic opening night cast for the new Broadway Musical, After Midnight. The company includes a wide array of 25 cutting-edge performers from varied backgrounds who will come together to create an explosive, modern interpretation of Duke Ellington's years at the Cotton Club. Directed and choreographed by Warren Carlyle and featuring the big-band sounds of nine-time Grammy Award-winner Wynton Marsalis' Jazz at Lincoln Center All-Stars, After Midnight will begin previews on Friday, October 18, 2013 at Broadway's Brooks Atkinson Theatre (256 W 46th St) with an official opening night set for Sunday, November 3, 2013. Tickets are now on sale. (more...)

ONCE's Steve Kazee to Headline NYC EXPOSED at The Cutting Room Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2013

Tonight, July 29th at 10pm NYC will get Exposed. The Cutting Room will host a night of music and poetry exposing some of NYC's best unknown and established performers. The concert is a platform encouraging these artists to display their original work to the public without apology. (more...)

ONCE's Steve Kazee Headlines NYC EXPOSED at The Cutting Room Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2013

Tonight, July 29th at 10pm NYC will get Exposed. The Cutting Room will host a night of music and poetry exposing some of NYC's best unknown and established performers. The concert is a platform encouraging these artists to display their original work to the public without apology. (more...)

ONCE's Steve Kazee to Headline NYC EXPOSED at The Cutting Room, 7/29
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2013

On July 29th at 10pm NYC will get Exposed. The Cutting Room will host a night of music and poetry exposing some of NYC's best unknown and established performers. The concert is a platform encouraging these artists to display their original work to the public without apology. (more...)

Photo Flash: Posters Revealed for BROADWAY BARES 23: UNITED STRIPS OF AMERICA!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 03, 2013

From sea to shining sea, this year's BROADWAY BARES will crisscross the country in a racy, raucous road trip, exploring the United States as the 23rd annual edition of the immensely popular modern-day burlesque show delivers BROADWAY BARES 23: UNITED STRIPS OF AMERICA. Check out promo posters for this year's event below! (more...)

MOYA AND TWISTED SOULZ Play Le Poisson Rouge Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2013

MOYA AND TWISTED SOULZ, the debut of a new and eclectic band, will take place tonight, January 28th with doors opening at 6:30pm. Opening performance by Daniel Watts at 7:00pm and main event at 7:30pm. Debut Performance to take place at Le Poisson Rouge, 165 Bleecker Street Street. Tickets are general admission: $18 (plus fees) in advance $20 at the door. A 2 item minimum is required for table seating. Please visit lepoissonrouge.com to purchase tickets. (more...)

Photo Flash: Morgan James Plays 54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2013

Broadway's Morgan James brought to 54 Below her smoky and soulful renditions of songs from her debut CD 'Morgan James Live: A Celebration of Nina Simone,' as well Motown tunes (an ode to her next stint on Broadway this spring!) and a glimpse of her upcoming studio album, on January 12. View photos from the concert below! (more...)

MOYA AND TWISTED SOULZ Play Le Poisson Rouge, 1/28
by BWW News Desk - Jan 08, 2013

MOYA AND TWISTED SOULZ, the debut of a new and eclectic band, will take place Monday, January 28th with doors opening at 6:30pm. Opening performance by Daniel Watts at 7:00pm and main event at 7:30pm. Debut Performance to take place at Le Poisson Rouge, 165 Bleecker Street Street. Tickets are general admission: $18 (plus fees) in advance $20 at the door. A 2 item minimum is required for table seating. Please visit lepoissonrouge.com to purchase tickets. (more...)

BWW Blog: SCANDALOUS' Elizabeth Ward Land - The New Normal Part 3
by Guest Blogger: Elizabeth Ward Land - Nov 12, 2012

What a fun weekend we had at SCANDALOUS! So many friends and family passed thru the doors of the Neil Simon. It was the start of the whole lead up to our opening night, November 15. (more...)

Broadway Arts Factory Launches Interview Series with Broadway Performers!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2012

Broadway Arts Factory (BAF) is a new educational institution devoted to the training of musical theatre students between the ages of 11 and 18. To celebrate their upcoming opening in September 2012, BAF is launching an interview series in which they ask Broadway performers the questions you always wanted to know the answers to! See the promo video below! (more...)

THE BROADWAY EXPERIENCE Announces 2012 Winter And Summer Programs
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2012

The Broadway Experience is about to celebrate their ?fth year and is thrilled to announce their audition tour/masterclass series 2012. (more...)

BWW TV: Here Right Now! GHOST Cast Talks, Sings & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 20, 2012

On Thursday, January 19th, Ghost the Musical hosted The Ghost Light Sessions Live, a special sneak peek presentation at the historic Lunt-Fontanne Theatre. BroadwayWorld was there to capture the evening and below, we take you inside! (more...)

BWW TV: Sneak Peek - Caissie Levy & Richard Fleeshman Perform GHOST!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 20, 2012

On Thursday, January 19th, Ghost the Musical hosted The Ghost Light Sessions Live, a special sneak peek presentation at the historic Lunt-Fontanne Theatre. BroadwayWorld was there to capture the evening and below, we bring you a sneak peek of the event - stars Caissie Levy (Molly) and Richard Fleeshman (Sam) performing 'Here Right Now'! Stay tuned for complete preview highlights and chats with the company coming shortly! (more...)

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