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Date Of Birth:
October 14, 1933
Date Of Death:
June 30, 2009 (75)
Birth Place:
Modesto, CA, USA
Gender: Male
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Harve Presnell News

Date of Birth: October 14, 1933
Date of Death: June 30, 2009 (75)
Birth Place: Modesto, CA, USA
Gender: Male
BWW Interview: Producer/Director Bruce Kimmel Talks About Directing DIAL M FOR MURDERBWW Interview: Producer/Director Bruce Kimmel Talks About Directing DIAL M FOR MURDER
by Don Grigware - Jun 20, 2017

Bruce Kimmel wrote, directed and starred in the cult movie hit, "The First Nudie Musical."  He also co-created the story for the hit film, "The Faculty," directed by Robert Rodriguez.  As an actor, Mr. Kimmel guest-starred on most of the long-running television shows of the 1970s.    Mr. Kimmel is a legendary Grammy-nominated producer of theatre music on CD, having produced over 180 albums. Most recently he has directed the shows L.A. Now and Then, Hit Song, The Musical, Welcome to My World, Li'l Abner, and Inside Out.  Mr. Kimmel is the author of seventeen books, many musicals, and is an award-winning songwriter. Bruce Kimmel serves as director on the Group Rep's upcoming production of Frederick Knott's mystery thriller Dial "M" for Murder which opens on the Main Stage, June 30th, at the Lonny Chapman Theatre in North Hollywood at the edge of the NoHo Arts District.  Written by Steve Peterson (more...)

2017 CAPA SUMMER MOVIE SERIES Lineup Announced2017 CAPA SUMMER MOVIE SERIES Lineup Announced
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

The CAPA Summer Movie Series, the longest-running classic film series in America, celebrates its 47th anniversary in 2017 with an impressive assembly of classics, cult favorites, and beloved films. (more...)

To Be Continued...  Examining the History of the Broadway SequelTo Be Continued... Examining the History of the Broadway Sequel
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 27, 2017

'CATS 2: GRIZABELLA'S REVENGE'?, 'STILL WAITING FOR GODOT: THE SEQUEL'? Unlike successful films, which often spawn prequels, sequels and beyond, It's not often that you see a 'Part II' attached to the title of a cherished theatrical work. But that's not to say it never happens! (more...)

TWO FOR THE SHOW at The Metropolitan Room in AugustTWO FOR THE SHOW at The Metropolitan Room in August
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2016

Take Dorothy Dale Kloss, oldest living showgirl at 92, and Ken Prescott, star of '42 STREET' on Broadway - and you have TWO FOR THE SHOW! (more...)

UC Irvine's Claire Trevor School of the Arts Department of Drama Presents MAN OF LA MANCHA, Now thru 11/22UC Irvine's Claire Trevor School of the Arts Department of Drama Presents MAN OF LA MANCHA, Now thru 11/22
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2015

UC Irvine's Claire Trevor School of the Arts Department of Drama presents the classic Broadway musical, Man of La Mancha, tonight, November 14 - 22, 2015. The show marks the first performance in the 'Care/Cure/Corruption' Series for the 2015-16 Drama season. The production also marks the department's return to the Irvine Barclay Theatre stage. (more...)

UC Irvine's Claire Trevor School of the Arts Department of Drama to Present MAN OF LA MANCHA, 11/14-22UC Irvine's Claire Trevor School of the Arts Department of Drama to Present MAN OF LA MANCHA, 11/14-22
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2015

UC Irvine's Claire Trevor School of the Arts Department of Drama presents the classic Broadway musical, Man of La Mancha, November 14 - 22, 2015. The show marks the first performance in the 'Care/Cure/Corruption' Series for the 2015-16 Drama season. The production also marks the department's return to the Irvine Barclay Theatre stage. (more...)

THE FRIDAY SIX: Q&As with Your Favorite Broadway Stars- THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY's Cass MorganTHE FRIDAY SIX: Q&As with Your Favorite Broadway Stars- THE BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY's Cass Morgan
by BWW Staff - Feb 21, 2014

In this week's edition, we caught up with Cass Morgan, who is starring as 'Marge' in The Bridges of Madison County- currently playing at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. (more...)

Coen Brothers to Adapt Academy-Award Winning FARGO to FX TV SeriesCoen Brothers to Adapt Academy-Award Winning FARGO to FX TV Series
by Movies News Desk - Sep 25, 2012

Deadline reports that Joel and Ethan Coen have signed a deal with the FX network to adapt their Academy Award-winning film FARGO into a TV series. According to the report, the hour-long series will be 'loosely based' on the 1996 crime film. (more...)

BWW EXCLUSIVE: THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN Revival Gets New Life with New Reading; Sutton Foster & Marc Kudisch StarBWW EXCLUSIVE: THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN Revival Gets New Life with New Reading; Sutton Foster & Marc Kudisch Star
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2011

As first reported back in the Spring of 2010, Sutton Foster and her ANYTHING GOES director Kathleen Marshall had teamed up on a reading presentation of THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN, which could be gunning for a Broadway revival in the near future. In 2010, Foster starred alongside Craig Bierko in the role of James Joseph 'J.J.' Brown. Michael Riedel had reported in the New York Post at the time that Reba McEntire was being courted for the famous role of 'Molly'. (more...)

Review - Broadway OriginalsReview - Broadway Originals
by Ben Peltz - Oct 20, 2011

'I want you to know that the most exciting part I've received recently is my new knee.' (more...)

Review - The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve JobsReview - The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs
by Ben Peltz - Oct 18, 2011

'Do you really think Apple doesn't know?' (more...)

Candlelight Dinner Playhouse Presents ANNIE WARBUCKS 8/27-11/13Candlelight Dinner Playhouse Presents ANNIE WARBUCKS 8/27-11/13
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2011

The Candlelight Dinner Playhouse will present the Regional Premiere of ANNIE WARBUCKS, August 27, 2011 through November 13, 2011 as is happy to continue to offer free tickets to children 5-12 with each full price adult. (more...)

Candlelight Dinner Playhouse Presents ANNIE WARBUCKS 8/27-11/13Candlelight Dinner Playhouse Presents ANNIE WARBUCKS 8/27-11/13
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2011

The Candlelight Dinner Playhouse will present the Regional Premiere of ANNIE WARBUCKS, August 27, 2011 through November 13, 2011 as is happy to continue to offer free tickets to children 5-12 with each full price adult. (more...)

BWW Interviews: DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAY'S Jill PaiceBWW Interviews: DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAY'S Jill Paice
by Joseph F. Panarello - Aug 3, 2011

Writers have been personifying the concept of Death for many ages. Geoffrey Chaucer made him a wizened old man who points some riotous characters to three bushels laden with gold in the story told by The Pardoner in THE CANTERBURY TALES. The antithesis of this is the presentation of Death in Maury Yeston's beguiling new musical DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAY which is now on stage at the Roundabout's Laura Pels Theatre. (more...)

Harve Presnell, Star Of 'The Unsinkable Molly Brown,' Dies Of Cancer At 75Harve Presnell, Star Of 'The Unsinkable Molly Brown,' Dies Of Cancer At 75
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2009

Actor Harve Presnell, star of stage and screen productions of 'The Unsinkable Molly Brown' has passed away from cancer at age 75. Presnell died June 30th of pancreatic cancer at St. John's Health Center in Santa Monica, California, according to Gregg Klein, Presnell's agent. (more...)

Neile Adams to Perform at Metropolitan Room 10/1-10/4Neile Adams to Perform at Metropolitan Room 10/1-10/4
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2008

Critically acclaimed Broadway performer Neile Adams ('Kismet,' 'The Pajama Game') returns to The Big Apple with her new cabaret show, 'Something Cool,' an autobiographical musical celebration of her life and early days in New York on Broadway, where she met her late first husband, actor Steve McQueen. (more...)

Cavern Club Theater To Present Neile Adams 9/20, 21
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2008

Cavern Club Theater will present entertainer Neile Adams in her new 60-minute cabaret show, 'Something Cool,' directed by Ted Sprague, with Andy Howe serving as Musical Director. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Lucie Arnaz -  LuLu's Back in TownPhoto Coverage: Lucie Arnaz - LuLu's Back in Town
by Walter McBride - Jul 18, 2008

Jim Caruso's Cast Party and TheaterMania.com present LUCIE ARNAZ: 'LULU'S BACK IN TOWN.' (more...)

Caruso's Cast Party Hosts Lucie Arnaz on 7/16, 17
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2008

Jim Caruso's Cast Party and TheaterMania.com have announced LUCIE ARNAZ: 'LULU'S BACK IN TOWN' on July 16th/17th at 7pm and July 18th/19th at 8:30pm and 11:00pm, as part of the long-running, Nightlife Award-winning concert series Broadway at Birdland. (more...)

Caruso's Cast Party Hosts Lucie Arnaz on 7/16, 17
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2008

Jim Caruso's Cast Party and TheaterMania.com have announced LUCIE ARNAZ: 'LULU'S BACK IN TOWN' on July 16th/17th at 7pm and July 18th/19th at 8:30pm and 11:00pm, as part of the long-running, Nightlife Award-winning concert series Broadway at Birdland. (more...)

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