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Photo Coverage: Ed Asner Brings A MAN AND HIS PROSTATE to the Metropolitan RoomPhoto Coverage: Ed Asner Brings A MAN AND HIS PROSTATE to the Metropolitan Room
by Stephen Sorokoff - Jan 16, 2016

Mary Tyler Moore may not have been in the Metropolitan Room last night as her former on-screen boss Ed Asner (Lou Grant in THE MARY TYLER MOORE SHOW) performed a one man comedy titled A Man and his Prostate written by Ed. Weinberger, but Broadwayworld was. Experience the show through our photos, below! (more...)

Jane Lynch, Joan Rivers Tribute & More Set for Kennedy Center's 2016 Comedy LineupJane Lynch, Joan Rivers Tribute & More Set for Kennedy Center's 2016 Comedy Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2015

The Kennedy Center today announced a robust schedule of 2015-2016 performances as part of Comedy at the Kennedy Center, the largest since the new series was established in the 2014-2015 season. Capital One is the presenting sponsor. Comedy at the Kennedy Center will include three signature events in the Concert Hall, featuring nationally renowned comedic acts, and the Center's first District of Comedy Festival from June 22-25, showcasing an array of celebrated comedians who will be performing on stages across the building. The District of Comedy Festival will also launch a newly-engaged collaboration with Chicago's legendary comedy theater, The Second City, featuring a Kennedy Center commission that focuses on the history of the United States, which will run for six weeks in the Theater Lab. Tickets for these events go on sale to members on Monday, November 23, 2015 and to the general public on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 (unless otherwise noted). (more...)

NERD NATION Plays The EXIT Theater as Part of Divafest, Now thru 11/21NERD NATION Plays The EXIT Theater as Part of Divafest, Now thru 11/21
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2015

Stand-up comedian and Silicon Valley runaway, Dhaya Lakshminarayanan, launches solo show NERD NATION, tonight, November 5-21 at The EXIT Theater as part of Divafest. (more...)

NERD NATION to Play The EXIT Theater as Part of Divafest, 11/5-21NERD NATION to Play The EXIT Theater as Part of Divafest, 11/5-21
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2015

Stand-up comedian and Silicon Valley runaway, Dhaya Lakshminarayanan, launches solo show NERD NATION, November 5-21 at The EXIT Theater as part of Divafest. (more...)

MetroStage's UPRISING Set for Women's Voice Theatre FestivalMetroStage's UPRISING Set for Women's Voice Theatre Festival
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2015

Producing Artistic Director Carolyn Griffin is pleased to announce that MetroStage will open the 2015-16 season with the Rolling World Premiere of UPRISING by Atlanta playwright Gabrielle Fulton as part of the Women's Voices Theater Festival, Sept 17- Oct 25. Thomas W. Jones II will direct and choreograph, and William Knowles will music direct. † (more...)

Human Rights Leader Jack Healey Reveals the Truth about Celebrities, Government Leaders and Human Rights on September 16Human Rights Leader Jack Healey Reveals the Truth about Celebrities, Government Leaders and Human Rights on September 16
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2015

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The RRazz Room at the Prince Opens 9/18The RRazz Room at the Prince Opens 9/18
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2015

The RRazz Room at The Prince is an intimate venue programmed by the entrepreneurs who created the infamous and iconic RRazz Room in San Francisco. The RRazz Room brand has become synonymous with quality entertainment presented at its purest and most intimate form. The unique space allows patrons to experience all their favorite entertainers up close and personal. The RRazz Room venues (also located in Coral Springs, FL, South Miami-Dade, FL, and New Hope, PA) present performances by local and national artists from a wide variety of musical and theatrical genres including Broadway, pop, opera, gospel, drag, comedy, rhythm & blues, and jazz. The RRazz Room at the Prince is located within the historic Prince Theater, 1412 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pa. 19102 (near the corner of Broad and Chestnut Streets on the Avenue of the Arts). (more...)

Date Set for Broadway Diva Kristin Chenoweth's Hollywood Walk of Fame CeremonyDate Set for Broadway Diva Kristin Chenoweth's Hollywood Walk of Fame Ceremony
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2015

As previously announced, ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY star Kristin Chenoweth will be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Save the date for Today, Juy 24 at 11:30 a.m. (PDT) at the Pantages Theatre. (more...)

Date Set for Broadway Diva Kristin Chenoweth's Hollywood Walk of Fame CeremonyDate Set for Broadway Diva Kristin Chenoweth's Hollywood Walk of Fame Ceremony
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2015

As previously announced, ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY star Kristin Chenoweth will be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Save the date for Friday, Juy 24 at 11:30 a.m. (PDT) at the Pantages Theatre. (more...)

Ed Asner Stars in A MAN AND HIS PROSTATE at Malibu Playhouse TonightEd Asner Stars in A MAN AND HIS PROSTATE at Malibu Playhouse Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2015

Malibu Playhouse†kicks off a comedy summer season tonight,†July 11, with†the one-night benefit performance of 'A Man and His Prostate,' starring Hollywood legendary actor, Ed Asner. This is the first produced stage play for noted television writer-producer, Ed. Weinberger, who wrote this one-man comedy serving as his new venture into the theatre world.†When asked what it was like working with Asner, Weinberger replied,†'It's always nice being in the hands of a legend.' (more...)

Ed Asner to Star in A MAN AND HIS PROSTATE at Malibu Playhouse, 7/11Ed Asner to Star in A MAN AND HIS PROSTATE at Malibu Playhouse, 7/11
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2015

Malibu Playhouse†kicks off a comedy summer season Saturday†July 11, with†the one-night benefit performance of "A Man and His Prostate," starring Hollywood legendary actor, Ed Asner. This is the first produced stage play for noted television writer-producer, Ed. Weinberger, who wrote this one-man comedy serving as his new venture into the theatre world.†When asked what it was like working with Asner, Weinberger replied,†"It's always nice being in the hands of a legend.' (more...)

OSF to Host Annual Juneteenth Celebration, 6/22OSF to Host Annual Juneteenth Celebration, 6/22
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2015

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival will host its annual Juneteenth celebration on June 22 at noon on the Courtyard Stage. The event is free, though donations will be accepted for the Juneteenth Scholarship Fund. (more...)

SiriusXM's Joe Madison The Black Eagle Airs Live from Cuba in Historic BroadcastSiriusXM's Joe Madison The Black Eagle Airs Live from Cuba in Historic Broadcast
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2015

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American Program Bureau Celebrates 50 Years In The Speaking Industry By Giving BackAmerican Program Bureau Celebrates 50 Years In The Speaking Industry By Giving Back
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2015

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A QUEEN FOR A DAY, Starring David Proval & Vincent Pastore, Begins Off-Broadway TonightA QUEEN FOR A DAY, Starring David Proval & Vincent Pastore, Begins Off-Broadway Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2015

Michael Ricigliano Jr.'s A QUEEN FOR A DAY directed by John Gould Rubin begins performances tonight, April 14 and will open on May 3 running through July 26, 2015 at Theatre at St. Clement's (423 West 46 Street). (more...)

Comedic Master Dick Gregory to Headline Hope Flood's 4th Annual Comics Rock! Convention April 23-26 in Los AngelesComedic Master Dick Gregory to Headline Hope Flood's 4th Annual Comics Rock! Convention April 23-26 in Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2015

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A QUEEN FOR A DAY, Starring David Proval & Vincent Pastore, Begins This Month Off-BroadwayA QUEEN FOR A DAY, Starring David Proval & Vincent Pastore, Begins This Month Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2015

Michael Ricigliano Jr.'s A QUEEN FOR A DAY directed by John Gould Rubin will begin performances on April 14 and will open on May 3 running through July 26, 2015 at Theatre at St. Clement's (423 West 46 Street). (more...)

Exercise Your Right To Laugh With The All-Star Comedy Special Lewis Black And Friends: A Night To Let Freedom Laugh Premiering Thursday, April 16, At 10pE/7pP On AXS TVExercise Your Right To Laugh With The All-Star Comedy Special Lewis Black And Friends: A Night To Let Freedom Laugh Premiering Thursday, April 16, At 10pE/7pP On AXS TV
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2015

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LADIES OF LAUGHTER Come to Harris Center TodayLADIES OF LAUGHTER Come to Harris Center Today
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2015

Simply put, Ladies of Laughter is the biggest platform for women in comedy! Three of the funniest women to join this acclaimed group are now headed to the Harris Center as part of their Funny & Fabulous Tour. (more...)

LADIES OF LAUGHTER Coming to Harris Center, 3/20LADIES OF LAUGHTER Coming to Harris Center, 3/20
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2015

Simply put, Ladies of Laughter is the biggest platform for women in comedy! Three of the funniest women to join this acclaimed group are now headed to the Harris Center as part of their Funny & Fabulous Tour. (more...)

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