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George Gershwin News

Date Of Birth:
September 26, 1898
Date Of Death:
July 11, 1937 (38)
Birth Place:
Brooklyn, NY
Gender:
Male
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Gershwins' PORGY AND BESS to Run 11/17-12/20 at Lyric OperaGershwins' PORGY AND BESS to Run 11/17-12/20 at Lyric Opera
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2014

Lyric Opera of Chicago presents the Gershwins' Porgy and Bess in a revival of the acclaimed production from renowned director Francesca Zambello, conducted by Ward Stare. It opens on Monday, November 17 with 13 performances through Saturday, December 20. Performance dates are Nov. 17, 19, Dec. 2, 5, 8, 13, 16, and 20 at 7:30pm; and Nov. 23, 26, 28, Dec.11 and 18 at 2pm. (more...)

Eric Owens to Star in The Gershwins' PORGY AND BESS at the Lyric Opera, 11/17-12/20Eric Owens to Star in The Gershwins' PORGY AND BESS at the Lyric Opera, 11/17-12/20
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

Lyric Opera of Chicago presents the Gershwins' Porgy and Bess in a revival of the acclaimed production from renowned director Francesca Zambello, conducted by Ward Stare. It opens on Monday, November 17 with 13 performances through Saturday, December 20. Performance dates are Nov. 17, 19, Dec. 2, 5, 8, 13, 16, and 20 at 7:30pm; and Nov. 23, 26, 28, Dec. 11 and 18 at 2pm. (more...)

HERSHEY FELDER AS IRVING BERLIN to Make World Premiere at the Geffen, 11/11-12/21HERSHEY FELDER AS IRVING BERLIN to Make World Premiere at the Geffen, 11/11-12/21
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

Los Angeles favorite Hershey Felder returns to the Geffen Playhouse in Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin. The production is directed by Trevor Hay, who has collaborated with the performer and creator on An American Story, Abe Lincoln's Piano, Hershey Felder as Franz Liszt and The Pianist of Willesden Lane. Previews for Irving Berlin begin on November 11, the press opening will be on November 19 and the production is currently scheduled to close on December 21, 2014. (more...)

Randy Graff, Dominic Chianese & More Set for 54 Below this WeekRandy Graff, Dominic Chianese & More Set for 54 Below this Week
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

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...)

BWW Reviews: SUITE SURRENDER at the Carrollwood PlayersBWW Reviews: SUITE SURRENDER at the Carrollwood Players
by Peter Nason - Oct 19, 2014

Despite some issues, it's best to surrender to the show's madcap hilarity, marvelous set and memorable characters. (more...)

ADM:21 to Present Works from GEORGE M!, A CHORUS LINE, IN THE HEIGHTS and More, 11/11-16ADM:21 to Present Works from GEORGE M!, A CHORUS LINE, IN THE HEIGHTS and More, 11/11-16
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2014

American Dance Machine for the 21st Century (ADM21) will present 15 show-stopping musical theater dance numbers performed by stars from the musical theater and dance worlds during its Joyce Theater debut November 11-16, today announced Nikki Feirt Atkins, Founder and Executive Artistic Director and Margo Sappington, Artistic Director. All performances will feature live music and will be directed by Margo Sappington with musical direction by Eugene Gwozdz. (more...)

35% Off Last Tickets For Randy Graff's MADE IN BROOKLYN... REVISITED At 54 Below, 10/2135% Off Last Tickets For Randy Graff's MADE IN BROOKLYN... REVISITED At 54 Below, 10/21
by Pat Cerasaro - Oct 13, 2014

Get a 35% discount on Randy Graff's new show at 54 Below! (more...)

NYFOS Presents After Hours CD Release Concert for CANCIÓN AMOROSA: SONGS OF SPAIN, 11/17NYFOS Presents After Hours CD Release Concert for CANCIÓN AMOROSA: SONGS OF SPAIN, 11/17
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2014

On Monday, November 17, 2014 at 10:00 p.m., New York Festival of Songpresents a special NYFOS After Hours celebrating the record release ofCANCIÓN AMOROSA: SONGS OF SPAIN with Corinne Winters and Steven Blier. The album is released the same day on GPR Records, distributed by Naxos. (more...)

Official Poster Unveiled For AN AMERICAN IN PARISOfficial Poster Unveiled For AN AMERICAN IN PARIS
by Pat Cerasaro - Oct 8, 2014

An eye-grabbing official poster for the upcoming Theatre du Chatelet tryout production of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS is now available to view. (more...)

Bibliomotion Launches MOXIE by John BaldoniBibliomotion Launches MOXIE by John Baldoni
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2014

Today Bibliomotion celebrates the launch of MOXIE: The Secret to Bold and Gutsy Leadership by John Baldoni (October 7, 2014). (more...)

35% Off Last Tickets For Randy Graff's MADE IN BROOKLYN... REVISITED At 54 Below, 10/735% Off Last Tickets For Randy Graff's MADE IN BROOKLYN... REVISITED At 54 Below, 10/7
by Pat Cerasaro - Oct 6, 2014

Catch Randy Graff in her rapturously received new solo show at 54 Below! (more...)

New York Pops to Perform BY SPECIAL REQUEST with Conductor Steven Reineke, 11/14New York Pops to Perform BY SPECIAL REQUEST with Conductor Steven Reineke, 11/14
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2014

On November 14, 2014 at 7:30 PM, The New York Pops orchestra will be the star of the performance at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage. Music Director and Conductor Steven Reineke-described by The New York Times as a "polished, welcoming host" who is "young and vigorous, with a playful attitude"-will lead the orchestra in a highly-anticipated performance featuring a program of popular symphonic classics. (more...)

Randy Graff, Amanda McBroom & More Set for 54 Below this WeekRandy Graff, Amanda McBroom & More Set for 54 Below this Week
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2014

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...)

SHOW BIZ: Rush, Lottery & Standing Room Only Ticketing Policies - 10/3/2014SHOW BIZ: Rush, Lottery & Standing Room Only Ticketing Policies - 10/3/2014
by BWW - Oct 3, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com's SHOW BIZ: Rush, Lottery & Standing Room Only Ticketing Policies - updated on 10/3/2014. (more...)

Randy Graff Set For MADE IN BROOKLYN... REVISITED At 54 Below, 10/7 & 10/21Randy Graff Set For MADE IN BROOKLYN... REVISITED At 54 Below, 10/7 & 10/21
by Pat Cerasaro - Oct 3, 2014

Catch Randy Graff in her rapturously received new solo show at 54 Below! (more...)

MUSIC MAN Among Reel 13's Classic Movie Musicals This OctoberMUSIC MAN Among Reel 13's Classic Movie Musicals This October
by Movies News Desk - Oct 2, 2014

Viewers may find themselves singing in the shower, and pirouetting around the house all month as Reel 13 presents a classic song-and-dance film each week in October. (more...)

Patti LuPone, Sierra Boggess, Jeremy Jordan & More Set for 54 Below in October & NovemberPatti LuPone, Sierra Boggess, Jeremy Jordan & More Set for 54 Below in October & November
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2014

This October and November 54 BELOW presents a lineup of the brightest talent from Broadway and beyond. Located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54thStreet. For a detailed schedule of upcoming performances at 54 Below and to purchase tickets, visit www.54Below.com. (more...)

Lady Gaga Talks Great American Songbook & CHEEK TO CHEEK: LIVE!Lady Gaga Talks Great American Songbook & CHEEK TO CHEEK: LIVE!
by Pat Cerasaro - Sep 30, 2014

Lady Gaga talks about the Great American Songbook and her affection for jazz! (more...)

San Francisco Opera's Production of THE GERSHWINS'® PORGY AND BESS to Premiere on PBS, 10/17San Francisco Opera's Production of THE GERSHWINS'® PORGY AND BESS to Premiere on PBS, 10/17
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

George and Ira Gershwin's masterpiece opera Porgy and Bess, based on the play by Dubose and Dorothy Heyward, premieres on PBS this fall with the critically acclaimed production from San Francisco Opera. THE GERSHWINS'® PORGY AND BESS airs Friday, October 17, 2014, at 9:00 p.m. ET on PBS (check local listings) as part of thePBS Arts Fall Festival, which highlights artists and performances from around the country and invites every American to have a front-row seat and a backstage pass for the country's best arts performances. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 9/26- George GershwinSTAGE TUBE: On This Day 9/26- George Gershwin
by Stage Tube - Sep 26, 2014

Happy Birthday, George Gershwin! Gershwin's compositions spanned both popular and classical genres, and his most popular melodies are widely known. Among his best known works are the orchestral compositions Rhapsody in Blue and An American in Paris, as well as the opera Porgy and Bess. Gershwin's music has been heard on the Broadway stage in Nice Work If You Can Get It, Crazy for You, and many more. (more...)

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