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Count Basie Orchestra, Diane Schuur and More Among Birdland's May 2015 LineupCount Basie Orchestra, Diane Schuur and More Among Birdland's May 2015 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2015

Birdland Jazz Club has announced its May 2015 schedule, featuring The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra, BossaBrasil, Diane Schuur, Freddy Cole Quartet, Barbara Carroll, Jim Caruso's Cast Party and more! Scroll down for details. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at MET's THE ELEPHANT MAN, Beginning TonightPhoto Flash: First Look at MET's THE ELEPHANT MAN, Beginning Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2015

Maryland Ensemble Theatre (MET) presents the fifth play in its 17th Mainstage season, the award winning drama, 'The Elephant Man'. Written by Bernard Pomerance, and directed by MET Associate Artistic Director, Julie Herber, the play will run at Maryland Ensemble Theatre for four weeks beginning tonight, April 10. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Clairdee to Join Capital Jazz Orchestra in Honoring Billie Holiday, 5/15Clairdee to Join Capital Jazz Orchestra in Honoring Billie Holiday, 5/15
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2015

International touring and recording artist Clairdee joins forces with the Capital Jazz Orchestra, Clayton 'Skip' Poole, Music Director, for a very special 100th birthday tribute to the great “Lady Day”, Billie Holiday, on Friday, May 15, at 7:30pm. Based in San Francisco, Clairdee will be performing such Billie classics as “Travelin' Light,” “Any Old Time,” and “God Bless the Child,” along with many other selections featuring both the big band and the more intimate CJO combo. (more...)

Tenorman/Clarinetist Frank Griffith to Perform at Ware Center , 4/17-18Tenorman/Clarinetist Frank Griffith to Perform at Ware Center , 4/17-18
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2015

Accomplished jazz clarinetist and tenorman, Frank Griffith travels from England to Lancaster to perform two unique concerts on Friday, April 17 and Saturday, April 18. His performance on April 17 is promised to wrap up the Ware Center's season of the Jazz in the Sky performances on a high note. The concert begins at 7:30 pm at the Ware Center located at 42 N. Prince Street, Lancaster. On Saturday, April 18 at 7:30 pm, Frank Griffith will join the 10th Annual Single Reed Symposium and finish the evening as a guest artist in the Jazz & Java concert on campus at Gordinier Hall located at 40 S. George Street, Millersville. (more...)

Gabrielle Stravelli to Perform at New Jersey's Watchung Arts Center, 3/28Gabrielle Stravelli to Perform at New Jersey's Watchung Arts Center, 3/28
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2015

GABRIELLE STRAVELLI - the acclaimed pop/jazz vocalist called 'ingenious' by The Wall Street Journal and known from her tours with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, appearances at the 92nd Street Y and her long-running Soho jazz brunch - will join tenor saxophonist Ed Finkel as he brings a group of well-known New York jazz artists to the Heinz W. Otto Gallery at the Watchung Arts Center in Watchung, NJ on Saturday, March 28 at 8 PM. A dessert reception will follow the performance. (more...)

Corky Hale, Freda Payne Set for Billie Holiday 100th Birthday Celebration at Catalina Jazz Club, 4/6Corky Hale, Freda Payne Set for Billie Holiday 100th Birthday Celebration at Catalina Jazz Club, 4/6
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2015

Acclaimed Jazz harpist-pianist-vocalist Corky Hale will present a 100th Birthday Show honoring Billie Holiday on Monday, April 6 at the Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood. Special guests will include singers Freda Payne, Eloise Laws and Tricia Tahara, with Hale on piano and harp, Lyman Medeiros on bass, John Chiodini on Guitar and Christopher Jones on drums. Holiday, who was born on April 7, 1915 and died in 1959, was one of the most important and influential jazz legends of all time. (more...)

2015 Pittsburgh JazzLive International Festival Lineup Announced; Runs 6/19-212015 Pittsburgh JazzLive International Festival Lineup Announced; Runs 6/19-21
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2015

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust is proud to present the fifth annual Pittsburgh JazzLive International Festival (PJLIF) on June 19 - 21, 2015. (more...)

Count Basie Orchestra Coming to Harris Center, 3/18-19Count Basie Orchestra Coming to Harris Center, 3/18-19
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2015

William 'Count' Basie started The Count Basie Orchestra in 1935, in Kansas City, Missouri. Within a year, America was listening in on popular radio shows throughout the country to hear what would become 'The greatest swing band in all the land!' A phenomenon was born in 1935 that is still going strong today! Harris Center for the Arts is proud to present this legendary orchestra. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at THE LITTLE PRINCE, Presented by MET's The Fun CompanyPhoto Flash: First Look at THE LITTLE PRINCE, Presented by MET's The Fun Company
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2015

Maryland Ensemble Theatre's(MET) family theatre, The Fun Company, is proud to present 'The Little Prince'. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast onstage below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Maryland Ensemble Theatre Celebrates Stage2 Ribbon CuttingPhoto Flash: Maryland Ensemble Theatre Celebrates Stage2 Ribbon Cutting
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2015

Maryland Ensemble Theatre (MET), Frederick's largest producing non-profit theater, launched a Capital Campaign in September of 2013 to raise funds for an additional performance venue and alterations to the existing facilities. On January 10, 2015 MET celebrated the completion of the Stage2: The Greene Space venue and numerous other capital improvements with a ribbon cutting ceremony, hours of free activities for families, and an evening of comedy and music. Scroll down for phots from the ribbon cutting! (more...)

MARK HUMMEL'S BLUES HARMONICA BLOWOUT Coming to Harris Center, 1/14MARK HUMMEL'S BLUES HARMONICA BLOWOUT Coming to Harris Center, 1/14
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2014

Mark Hummel again returns to Harris Center for the Arts and brings more of his talented friends with him in this tribute to Bluebird Records. The Blues Harmonica Blowout has sold out in past performances and with the caliber of talent joining this evening's activities, tickets will be in high demand! (more...)

Steve Marvin to Join Capital Jazz Orchestra to Honor Billie Holiday in 2015Steve Marvin to Join Capital Jazz Orchestra to Honor Billie Holiday in 2015
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2014

Guest vocalist Steve Marvin joins the Capital Jazz Orchestra in A Centennial Salute to Frank Sinatra on Friday, January 16, at 7:30pm. The first and possibly the greatest American musical superstar, Frank Sinatra was inarguably one of the most successful, multi-talented entertainers of the 20th century, singing with the most popular big bands of the 40s, pursuing a successful solo recording career, and earning Academy Awards as an actor. Backing Mr. Marvin in this centennial salute to the musical legacy of the Chairman of the Board is the acclaimed Capital Jazz Orchestra under the direction of Clayton 'Skip' Poole. (more...)

Maryland Ensemble Theatre Presents A REVOLUTIONARY CHRISTMASMaryland Ensemble Theatre Presents A REVOLUTIONARY CHRISTMAS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2014

Maryland Ensemble Theatre (MET) presents the third play in its seventeenth Mainstage season, the World Premiere of 'A Revolutionary Christmas'. Written by Reiner Prochaska and directed by Suzanne Beal, the play tells the story of a family living on a German farm in Frederick during the Revolutionary War. When they end up taking an escaped Hessian soldier captive, the soldier helps them rediscover love, hope, forgiveness, and the meaning of Christmas. A show for the whole family and an excellent way to celebrate the holidays, it will run at MET this December for fourteen performances over four weeks. (more...)

CMA Songwriters, Lisa Kron, Dukes of Hazzard, It Gets Better and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 12/7CMA Songwriters, Lisa Kron, Dukes of Hazzard, It Gets Better and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 12/7
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2014

Joe's Pub at the Public has announced its performances for the next two weeks, November 26 through December 7, 2014. Details below! (more...)

Bridget Everett, Rev Billy, Tammy Faye/Lenny Kaye and More Set for This Week at Joe's PubBridget Everett, Rev Billy, Tammy Faye/Lenny Kaye and More Set for This Week at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2014

Joe's Pub at the Public has announced its performances through the rest of November 2014. Visit www.joespub.com for a complete list of shows and scroll down for more! (more...)

MET's The Fun Company to Present JUNIE B. JONES: JINGLE BELLS, BATMAN SMELLSMET's The Fun Company to Present JUNIE B. JONES: JINGLE BELLS, BATMAN SMELLS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2014

Maryland Ensemble Theatre's (MET) family theatre, The Fun Company is bringing back everyone's favorite first-grader this holiday season, the famously feisty and irrepressible Junie B. Jones. With plenty of laughs and life lessons, 'Junie B. Jones: Jingle Bells, Batman Smells' is the perfect holiday treat for the whole family. (more...)

Feinstein's at the Nikko Kicks Off New Wednesday CITY SINGERS Series TonightFeinstein's at the Nikko Kicks Off New Wednesday CITY SINGERS Series Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2014

Hotel Nikko San Francisco and Michael Feinstein are proud to announce 'City Singers,' a new weekly concert series featuring a wide range of performers from throughout the San Francisco Bay Area held every Today at Feinstein's at the Nikko. (more...)

Feinstein's at the Nikko Announces New Wednesday CITY SINGERS SeriesFeinstein's at the Nikko Announces New Wednesday CITY SINGERS Series
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2014

Hotel Nikko San Francisco and Michael Feinstein are proud to announce "City Singers," a new weekly concert series featuring a wide range of performers from throughout the San Francisco Bay Area held every Wednesday at Feinstein's at the Nikko. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at MET's IN THE NEXT ROOM OR THE VIBRATOR PLAYPhoto Flash: First Look at MET's IN THE NEXT ROOM OR THE VIBRATOR PLAY
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2014

Maryland Ensemble Theatre (MET) is proud to present a 2010 Pulitzer Prize finalist and a 2010 Tony Nominee for Best Play, In The Next Room or The Vibrator Play by Sarah Ruhl. The smart, touching, and hilarious period play will be directed by MET Associate Artistic Director, Julie Herber. In The Next Room will run every Thursday through Sunday at Maryland Ensemble Theatre from May 30 through June 22, 2014. Scroll down for a first look at the cast in action! (more...)

Review Roundup: Bryan Cranston & GODZILLA Stomp Into Theaters FridayReview Roundup: Bryan Cranston & GODZILLA Stomp Into Theaters Friday
by Matt Tamanini - May 16, 2014

The newest addition to the Godzilla film franchise is being released this Friday, just in time to celebrate the 60th Anniversary. The cast, led by Tony front-runner Bryan Cranston, features Oscar winner Juliette Binoche, Ken Watanabe, Elizabeth Olsen, and of course a giant lizard and a number of other monsters. (more...)

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