Jo Swerling News

Now Playing Onstage in Nashville - Week of 3/02/2014
by BWW - Mar 02, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Salt Lake City - Week of 3/02/2014
by BWW - Mar 02, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Appleton, WI - Week of 3/02/2014
by BWW - Mar 02, 2014

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STAGE TUBE: On This Day 3/1- GUYS AND DOLLS
by Stage Tube - Mar 01, 2014

Today in 2009, Guys and Dolls opened at the Nederlander Theatre, where it ran for 121 performances. Guys and Dolls is a musical with music and lyrics by Frank Loesser and book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows. It is based on 'The Idyll of Miss Sarah Brown' and 'Blood Pressure', two short stories by Damon Runyon, and also borrows characters and plot elements from other Runyon stories, most notably 'Pick the Winner'. Premiering on Broadway in 1950, the original production ran for 1200 performances and won the Tony Award for Best Musical. The musical has had several Broadway revivals as well as West End productions. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Philadelphia - Week of 2/23/2014
by BWW - Feb 23, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Dallas - Week of 2/23/2014
by BWW - Feb 23, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 2/23/2014
by BWW - Feb 23, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Chicago - Week of 2/23/2014
by BWW - Feb 23, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Detroit - Week of 2/23/2014
by BWW - Feb 23, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Salt Lake City - Week of 2/23/2014
by BWW - Feb 23, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Maine - Week of 2/23/2014
by BWW - Feb 23, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Philadelphia - Week of 2/16/2014
by BWW - Feb 16, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Dallas - Week of 2/16/2014
by BWW - Feb 16, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Los Angeles - Week of 2/16/2014
by BWW - Feb 16, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in New Jersey - Week of 2/16/2014
by BWW - Feb 16, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Miami - Week of 2/16/2014
by BWW - Feb 16, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Chicago - Week of 2/16/2014
by BWW - Feb 16, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Cleveland - Week of 2/16/2014
by BWW - Feb 16, 2014

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Now Playing Onstage in Salt Lake City - Week of 2/16/2014
by BWW - Feb 16, 2014

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Jayne Houdyshell, John Bolton, Christopher Fitzgerald & More Join Cast of Carnegie Hall's GUYS AND DOLLS Benefit Concert
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2014

Carnegie Hall today announced cast additions for its gala benefit performance of Guys and Dolls on Thursday, April 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage. Cast additions include: John Bolton (A Christmas Story the Musical, Curtains) as Angie the Ox; Robert Clohessy (HBO's Boardwalk Empire) as Lieutenant Brannigan; Colman Domingo (The Scottsboro Boys, Passing Strange) as Rusty Charlie; John Treacy Egan (The Producers,Sister Act) as Nicely-Nicely Johnson;Christopher Fitzgerald (Young Frankenstein,Wicked) as Benny Southstreet; Jayne Houdyshell (Follies, Romeo and Juliet) as General Matilda B. Cartwright; and Steve Schirripa (HBO's The Sopranos) as Big Jule. Hot Box Girls include Jenny LaRoche, Paloma Garcia-Lee, Samantha Sturm, and Katie Webber; crapshooters are Stephen Carrasco, Taurean Everett, Michaeljon Slinger, Justin Urso, and Amos Wolff. The vocal ensemble is comprised of Cree Carrico, Christine DiGiallonardo, Timothy McDevitt, Max Miller, and Joseph Torello. Allison Blackwell is also featured as Agatha. The remaining cast will be announced in the coming weeks. (more...)

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