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Howard Stern and SiriusXM Present 'The Howard Stern Birthday Bash: Director's Cut' on Howard Stern's Exclusive SiriusXM Channels Howard 100 & 101Howard Stern and SiriusXM Present 'The Howard Stern Birthday Bash: Director's Cut' on Howard Stern's Exclusive SiriusXM Channels Howard 100 & 101
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2014

NEW YORK, Dec.15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Howard Stern and SiriusXM announced today that Howard Stern's SiriusXM channel Howard100will broadcast 'The Howard Stern Birthday Bash: Director's Cut' specialon Friday, December 19. (more...)

CHEF, MEAN GIRLS & More Heading to Netflix This JanuaryCHEF, MEAN GIRLS & More Heading to Netflix This January
by TV News Desk - Dec 15, 2014

Netflix has shared the slate of movies and TV shows which will be available for streaming beginning January 2015. Check out the list below! (more...)

Tony DeSare Set for Residency at Bemelmans Bar in The CarlyleTony DeSare Set for Residency at Bemelmans Bar in The Carlyle
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2014

The Carlyle, a Rosewood Hotel, is pleased to welcome Tony DeSare, originator of the Sunday Night Bemelmans series, back to Bemelmans Bar for an extended Sunday night residency. Named a 'Rising Star' male vocalist in Downtown magazine's recent Critics' Poll, DeSare has lived up to the distinction by winning critical and popular acclaim for his performances throughout the US and across the globe. DeSare has three top ten Billboard Jazz albums under his belt and has been featured on the CBS Early Show, NPR and the Today Show. His music was recently posted by social media celebrity juggernaut, George Takei. Tony DeSare (piano/vocals) will be accompanied by Ed Decker (guitar) and Steve Doyle (bass) as a trio throughout the residency. They'll bring their fresh take on old school classics to Bemelmans Sunday nights, January 4-25; February 8 and 15; March 1 and 8. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Watch 'Paradise' from Broadway-Bound ALLEGIANCE!STAGE TUBE: Watch 'Paradise' from Broadway-Bound ALLEGIANCE!
by Stage Tube - Dec 8, 2014

Allegiance - A New American Musical has been eyeing a Broadway run since it premiered at San Diego's Old Globe last fall. Since then, a New York City reading was held, led by Lea Salonga, George Takei and Telly Leung, all of whom starred in the San Diego production; there was also a recent backers screening in Austin. Below, check out 'Paradise' from the new musical, as performed by Marc Delacruz, Katie Boren, Diane Phelan, and Kay Trinidad. (more...)

George Takei to Narrate ASO's SCI-FI SPECTACULAR This WeekendGeorge Takei to Narrate ASO's SCI-FI SPECTACULAR This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2014

Actor and social media icon George Takei, known from his starring role as "Mr. Sulu" from the original "Star Trek" television show, will narrate the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra's "Sci-Fi Spectacular." The show will feature some of film's most popular scores, including the theme from "Star Wars," "E.T.," "Superman," "Close Encounters of the Third Kind" and many more. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Telly Leung Sings 'What Makes A Man' from Broadway-Bound ALLEGIANCESTAGE TUBE: Telly Leung Sings 'What Makes A Man' from Broadway-Bound ALLEGIANCE
by Stage Tube - Nov 25, 2014

Telly Leung took to Facebook today to share a video of himself singing 'What Makes A Man' from the Broadway-bound musical ALLEGIANCE. Check it out below! (more...)

Atlanta Symphony Announces Christmas ConcertsAtlanta Symphony Announces Christmas Concerts
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2014

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra (ASO) is proud to bring live music into the lives of its community, and the coming holiday season will be no different. From Classical to Pops! to the traditional, family-friendly Messiah and "Christmas with the ASO," the ASO will be bringing holiday cheer all season long. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Melinda Doolittle Performs 'Higher' from ALLEGIANCE at TALKS AT GOOGLESTAGE TUBE: Melinda Doolittle Performs 'Higher' from ALLEGIANCE at TALKS AT GOOGLE
by Stage Tube - Nov 20, 2014

Late last motnh, George Takei, Telly Leung, Melinda Doolittle and Lindsay Mendez gathered to preview tracks from ALLEGIANCE at Google in New York City, hosted by Sirius XM's Julie James. The show recently shared a performance by Doolittle, taking on the track 'Higher' from the production. Check it out below! (more...)

BWW Blog: Ed Dixon of Pittsburgh Public Theater's L'HOTEL - Final RehearsalsBWW Blog: Ed Dixon of Pittsburgh Public Theater's L'HOTEL - Final Rehearsals
by Guest Blogger: Ed Dixon - Nov 19, 2014

Tuesday, November 11 My lifelong friend, Jane Parham arrived in town for the invited dress rehearsaltomorrow and I had lunch with her at Sonoma Grill. Have I mentioned that Sonoma Grill is awesome? So is Jane. We had a marvelous time and then I took her to the theater to see the set. While we were standing there, Zach Moore ran a sound cue, Bizet's Symphony in C… loudly. Both Jane and I burst into tears. Got to introduce her to Ted Pappas who greeted her like an old friend. Good times. (more...)

Photo Flash: George Takei and More Attend Matt Zarley's 'hopefulROMANTIC' ScreeningPhoto Flash: George Takei and More Attend Matt Zarley's 'hopefulROMANTIC' Screening
by Movies News Desk - Nov 13, 2014

Matt Zarley hosted a screening on Sunday, November 9, for his original musical short film "hopefulROMANTIC." The event was held at the American Film Institute in Los Angeles. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

Georgia Stitt and Jason Robert Brown's 'Waiting for Wings' Featured on Cincinnati Pops' Album CARNIVAL OF ANIMALSGeorgia Stitt and Jason Robert Brown's 'Waiting for Wings' Featured on Cincinnati Pops' Album CARNIVAL OF ANIMALS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2014

The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra announces the release of its latest album, Carnival of the Animals, under the direction of Pops Conductor John Morris Russell. The recording marks the 93rd Pops recording in its history (adding to an abundant legacy including a Grammy-winner) and the third under Mr. Russell. Carnival of the Animals will appear on the Orchestra's own label, Fanfare Cincinnati, and be distributed by Naxos. (more...)

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Join Forces with PNC Pops for 'Sci-Fi Spectacular', 11/14Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Join Forces with PNC Pops for 'Sci-Fi Spectacular', 11/14
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2014

PITTSBURGH – Captain's Log, Stardate November 2014. The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, conductor Jack Everly and host George Takei take audiences to galaxies far, far away to explore new worlds with lights, music and lots of action during PNC Pops “Sci-Fi Spectacular” at Heinz Hall on November 14-16. (more...)

George Takei, Telly Leung & More Will Sing From ALLEGIANCE at TALKS AT GOOGLE; Live Broadcast at 1PM!George Takei, Telly Leung & More Will Sing From ALLEGIANCE at TALKS AT GOOGLE; Live Broadcast at 1PM!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2014

Allegiance - A New American Musical has been eyeing a Broadway run since it premiered at San Diego's Old Globe last fall. Since then, a New York City reading was held, led by Lea Salonga, George Takei and Telly Leung, all of whom starred in the San Diego production, as well as in a recent backers screening in Austin. Takei just announced that the cast will be taking part in a 'Talks at Google' event which will be broadcast live tomorrow. He writes: (more...)

Singer Songwriter Matt Zarley Releases 'I Just Knew' Music VideoSinger Songwriter Matt Zarley Releases 'I Just Knew' Music Video
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2014

Out singer-songwriter Matt Zarley has just released the video for “I Just Knew,” the lead track from his forthcoming album and musical short film hopefulROMANTIC. (more...)

Evolution Productions to Present SNOW WHITE, JACK AND THE BEANSTALK, PETER PAN and More This ChristmasEvolution Productions to Present SNOW WHITE, JACK AND THE BEANSTALK, PETER PAN and More This Christmas
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2014

The UK's most successful family run pantomime production company, Evolution Productions has announced its line up of bespoke high quality Christmas shows for 2014. The company, which is run by husband and wife team, former TV presenter Paul Hendy and Oxford graduate and former cinema commercial production manager Emily Wood, will be presenting a lucky seven of the best pantomimes across the country from then end of November 2014 to mid-January 2015. (more...)

Disney, Jujamcyn, Nederlander and Shubert Organizations Support I AM HARVEY MILKDisney, Jujamcyn, Nederlander and Shubert Organizations Support I AM HARVEY MILK
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2014

Producers Bruce Cohen, Robb Nanus, Jessica Leventhal, Bruce Robert Harris and Jack W. Batman announced today that Disney Theatrical, Jujamcyn Theaters, The Nederlander Organization and The Shubert Organization four of Broadway's leading organizations, have come together by contributing matching donations in support of Tony and Grammy Award nominee Andrew Lippa's new oratorio, I Am Harvey Milk, which will have its New York premiere on Monday, October 6 at Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall. (more...)

Over 2,100 Groups 'Hit the Streets' with Volunteers, Celebrities and Elected Officials for National Voter Registration Day 2014Over 2,100 Groups 'Hit the Streets' with Volunteers, Celebrities and Elected Officials for National Voter Registration Day 2014
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ Thousands of groups in all 50 states joined forces to celebrate National Voter Registration Day (NVRD), the largest single-day effort of the year to register voters and involve them in the American political process, on September 23, 2014. With the completion of its third year, close to half a million voters have registered on National Voter Registration Day through the efforts of thousands of partners. (more...)

Laura Benanti, Betty Buckley, Telly Leung and More Set for Feinstein's at the Nikko, Nov 2014Laura Benanti, Betty Buckley, Telly Leung and More Set for Feinstein's at the Nikko, Nov 2014
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2014

Feinstein's at the Nikko is proud to announce the upcoming lineup for November 2014. Performers include Tony Award winning actress and singer Betty Buckley; Tony Award winner Laura Benanti; jazz legend Freddy Cole; acclaimed performance artist Jeffrey Johnson; star of stage and screen Telly Leung; Award-winning cabaret singer -- and Bay Area native -- Carly Ozard. Additional performers for November 2014 will be announced at a later date. (more...)

Theater People Podcast Welcomes GODSPELL, GLEE Star Telly LeungTheater People Podcast Welcomes GODSPELL, GLEE Star Telly Leung
by Matt Tamanini - Sep 21, 2014

On Monday, September 22 the Theater People Podcast welcomes the multi-talented Telly Leung. Topics discussed include his work on the musical TV show GLEE, his work on Broadway including FLOWER DRUM SONG, the groundbreaking 2004 revival of Stephen Sondheim' PACIFIC OVERTURES, RENT, and GODSPELL, and his new role as a producer on the rock musical short film GRIND starring Anthony Rapp. (more...)

Julianne Moore, Dustin Lance Black & More Join I AM HARVEY MILK Honorary CommitteeJulianne Moore, Dustin Lance Black & More Join I AM HARVEY MILK Honorary Committee
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2014

Producers Bruce Cohen, Robb Nanus, Jessica Leventhal, Bruce Robert Harris and Jack W. Batman announced today that a group of political, cultural, and human rights leaders have come together to form an “Honorary Committee” in support of Tony and Grammy Award nominee Andrew Lippa's new oratorio, I Am Harvey Milk, which will have its New York premiere on Monday, October 6 at Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall. (more...)

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