Derek Klena News

Sterling's Upstairs Announces 9th Year Anniversary Celebration With Broadway, Pop and Great American Songbook Concerts!Sterling's Upstairs Announces 9th Year Anniversary Celebration With Broadway, Pop and Great American Songbook Concerts!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2015

Founded by BroadwayWorld TV's own Michael Sterling (On-air Producer and Host for live entertainment news events in Los Angeles), Sterling's Upstairs first opened its doors at the renowned Vitello's Restaurant in Studio City, CA. where it single handedly brought back to Los Angeles the art of intimate upscale cabaret concerts which had all but vanished from the cultural scene in movie town, USA.  However, in due time, the venue was whole heartedly embraced by enthusiasts of LA's performing arts community and continued to thrive for 6 successful years in a former storage room that was transformed by Sterling into a true supper club environment.   (more...)

Michael C. Hall, Lena Hall, Finn Wittrock & More Set for New York Stage and Film & Vassar's 31st Powerhouse SeasonMichael C. Hall, Lena Hall, Finn Wittrock & More Set for New York Stage and Film & Vassar's 31st Powerhouse Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2015

New York Stage and Film and Vassar College, this summer celebrating the 31st Powerhouse Season, have announced the first round of casting for their summer collaboration, which runs June 26 - August 2 at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie. (more...)

Tim Realbuto's LIVE IN LIVING COLOR Rescheduled for Tonight at the Laurie BeechmanTim Realbuto's LIVE IN LIVING COLOR Rescheduled for Tonight at the Laurie Beechman
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2015

Tim Realbuto's 'Live In Living Color', a benefit concert honoring Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman, which was cancelled last Tuesday due to an electrical issue at the venue has been rescheduled for Monday, June 15th at 9:30 PM. (more...)

THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY National Tour Announces Itinerary; See Where It All Began!THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY National Tour Announces Itinerary; See Where It All Began!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2015

The national tour of THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, winner of the 2014 Tony Award for Best Original Score and Best Orchestrations, has announced its initial itinerary, launching in Des Moines, IA at the Des Moines Civic Center, with performances beginning Saturday, November 28th and an official opening on Tuesday, December 1st. Based on one of the most romantic stories ever written, THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY will travel to more than 15 cities in its first season, with additional cities to be announced. Scroll down for a look back at where it all began! (more...)

Grammy Award-Winner Kathy Brier, Derek Klena, and More Lead LIVE IN LIVING COLORGrammy Award-Winner Kathy Brier, Derek Klena, and More Lead LIVE IN LIVING COLOR
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2015

Emmy Award nominated actress and Grammy Award winner Kathy Brier ('One Life To Live'; 'Boardwalk Empire'; Broadway's Hairspray), Wicked star Christine Dwyer, Wendi Bergamini (Doctor Zhivago; Promises, Promises), Jennifer Fouche ('Smash'; Sistas the musical), and Elyssa Mactas (Mean the musical) complete the cast of Tim Realbuto's June 9th Marc Shaiman/Scott Wittman tribute concert. (more...)

Tim Realbuto to Honor Shaiman & Wittman in LIVE IN LIVING COLOR at the Beechman, 6/9Tim Realbuto to Honor Shaiman & Wittman in LIVE IN LIVING COLOR at the Beechman, 6/9
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2015

After his critically acclaimed and sold-out concert honoring composer Maury Yeston, singer/songwriter Tim Realbuto (Ghostlight; Wunderkind) returns to the concert stage to honor more of his favorite composers with 'Tim Realbuto: Live In Living Color', an evening celebrating the songwriting duo of Marc Shamian and Scott Wittman, who are responsible for hits such as Hairspray and Catch Me If You Can. The June 9th concert event will take place at 7:00 PM at The Laurie Beechman Theatre (407 West 42nd Street, NYC) and promises to feature Realbuto's interpretation of many of Shaiman and Wittman's biggest hits. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Derek Klena Talks LIKE YOU LIKE IT Studio Cast RADcording and MoreSTAGE TUBE: Derek Klena Talks LIKE YOU LIKE IT Studio Cast RADcording and More
by Stage Tube - May 12, 2015

LIKE YOU LIKE IT, the award-winning musical based on the Bard's As You Like It set at a mall in the 1980s, recently wrapped vocal recordings on the upcoming Studio Cast RADcording, coming from Broadway Records this fall. Click below to go behind the scenes with Derek Klena (who stars as Orlando) and more! (more...)

Taylor Louderman, Rebecca Luker, Mary Testa and More to Celebrate Women Making Musicals at Prospect's 2015 GalaTaylor Louderman, Rebecca Luker, Mary Testa and More to Celebrate Women Making Musicals at Prospect's 2015 Gala
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2015

Prospect Theater Company is pleased to announce additional cast members for its 2015 annual gala, a Concert Evening Celebrating Women Making Musicals. This special one-night-only event will be held at The Times Center on Saturday, May 16 with an 8pm concert performance featuring Broadway and Prospect stars. The evening's program includes a diverse array of songs written or co-written by women, including encores of work from Prospect productions. Proceeds from the evening will benefit Prospect's ongoing mission to develop and produce new musical theater works by emerging artists. (more...)

Photo Flash: In the Recording Studio with Laura Osnes, Derek Klena & More for LIKE YOU LIKE ITPhoto Flash: In the Recording Studio with Laura Osnes, Derek Klena & More for LIKE YOU LIKE IT
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2015

Like You Like It, the award-winning musical based on the Bard's As You Like It set at a mall in the 1980s, recently wrapped vocal recordings on the upcoming Studio Cast RADcording, coming from Broadway Records this fall. (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 4/20/2015 - LIVING ON LOVE, Easter Bonnet, Outer Critics Circle Noms and More!WAKE UP with BWW 4/20/2015 - LIVING ON LOVE, Easter Bonnet, Outer Critics Circle Noms and More!
by Jessica Showers - Apr 20, 2015

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Today's big news: LIVING ON LOVE opens on Broadway, this year's Easter Bonnet Competition heats up, and the 2015 Outer Critics Circle noms will be announced! (more...)

Derek Klena and Taylor Louderman to Lead MAGIC MIKE Stage Musical?Derek Klena and Taylor Louderman to Lead MAGIC MIKE Stage Musical?
by Movies News Desk - Apr 17, 2015

Taylor Louderman just revealed via Twitter that she and Derek Klena have been working on tunes from MAGIC MIKE, THE MUSICAL. No word on whether this is for an upcoming reading or full-fledged Broadway production, but BWW will keep you posted! (more...)

Estelle Parsons, Justin Long, Blair Underwood & More Join Williamstown Theatre Festival's Star-Studded 2015 SeasonEstelle Parsons, Justin Long, Blair Underwood & More Join Williamstown Theatre Festival's Star-Studded 2015 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2015

Artistic Director Mandy Greenfield has announced additional casting for Williamstown Theatre Festival's Main Stage and Nikos Stage productions for the upcoming summer Season, which kicks off on June 30 and runs through August 23, 2015. (more...)

Caissie Levy, Derek Klena, Eden Espinosa, Michael McElroy & More Set for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Benefit CabaretCaissie Levy, Derek Klena, Eden Espinosa, Michael McElroy & More Set for Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Benefit Cabaret
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2015

On April 12th, 2015, Tony Nominee Michael McElroy (Rent, Big River), Broadway's Caissie Levy (Ghost, Les Miserables), Derek Klena (Dogfight, Wicked), and Eden Espinosa (RENT, Wicked) will perform in Raise Your Voice: A Cabaret For A Cure, a benefit concert to raise money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Conceived and directed by Rob Morean, a Sophomore at Tisch School of the Arts in the Department of Drama's New Studio on Broadway, and inspired by his recent battle and win against Hodgkin's Lymphoma, all proceeds from the cabaret will be donated directly to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. (more...)

Penn State Centre Stage to Present DOGFIGHT, 4/1-11Penn State Centre Stage to Present DOGFIGHT, 4/1-11
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2015

Penn State Centre Stage will present the award-winning musical, Dogfight, April 1-11 at the Downtown Theatre Centre. With music and lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul and a book by Peter Duchan, the production will be directed by Richard Roland, music directed by Jordan Jones-Reese, and will feature an exciting cast of current Penn State students. (more...)

Pasek & Paul and DOGFIGHT Stars Come to the Landmark on Main Next MonthPasek & Paul and DOGFIGHT Stars Come to the Landmark on Main Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2015

Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, Tony-nominated songwriters of Broadway's A Christmas Story, The Musical and composers of the off-Broadway musical Dogfight, are coming to Landmark - and they're bringing their friends. The stars of the Off-Broadway hit Dogfight will reunite on the stage of Landmark on Main Street for a celebration of the music of Pasek and Paul. The concert is set for April 25, 2015 at 8 PM. (more...)

Ben Vereen, Tony Yazbeck & More Set for 54 Below This WeekBen Vereen, Tony Yazbeck & More Set for 54 Below This Week
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2015

Coming up this week, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551. (more...)

Photo Flash: Judy Collins & Mo Rocca Visit HONEYMOON IN VEGAS on BroadwayPhoto Flash: Judy Collins & Mo Rocca Visit HONEYMOON IN VEGAS on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2015

Comedian Mo Rocca and Judy Collins stopped by the Nederlander Theatre for a peformance of Honeymoon in Vegas on Broadway last night. Check out photos below! (more...)

Lindsay Mendez and More to Reprise SHANKTUNES at 54 Below This MonthLindsay Mendez and More to Reprise SHANKTUNES at 54 Below This Month
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2015

'Shanktunes: A Night of Original Songs by Lynne Shankel' will return to 54 Below on March 22, 2015 at 9:30 p.m. (more...)

Rialto Chatter Scoop: Broadway's Best Turn Out for Today's 17 AGAIN Musical Reading; Find Out Who's Who!Rialto Chatter Scoop: Broadway's Best Turn Out for Today's 17 AGAIN Musical Reading; Find Out Who's Who!
by Rialto Chatter - Mar 6, 2015

Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures is holding a private developmental reading of 17 Again, a new musical with a book by Marco Pennette, music and lyrics by Alan Zachary & Michael Weiner, and direction by Adam Shankman, today, March 6, 2015. (more...)

Photo Flash: Darren Criss, Adam Shankman Say 'Aloha' at Broadway's HONEYMOON IN VEGASPhoto Flash: Darren Criss, Adam Shankman Say 'Aloha' at Broadway's HONEYMOON IN VEGAS
by TV News Desk - Mar 6, 2015

GLEE star Darren Criss, who will soon step into the very high heels of Broadway's HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, joined Adam Shankman at THE MARCH 5th performance of Honeymoon in Vegas. Check out photos below! (more...)

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