John Putnam News

PowerNet Global Receives TMC's CUSTOMER Magazine's 2014 Product of the Year Award
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2014

CINCINNATI, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ PowerNet Global announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named NetDialer as a CUSTOMER 2014 Product of the Year Award winner. (more...)

Exclusive Photo Coverage: Harvey Fierstein, Annaleigh Ashford and KINKY BOOTS Cast Sing Carols For A Cure
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Dec 07, 2013

Stars and casts from the current Broadway line-up have been busy in the studio, recording for the 2013 Broadway's Carols for a Cure, Volume 15. Singing traditional and original holiday songs, this annual holiday music CD benefits Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS (BC/EFA), one of the nation's leading industry-based, nonprofit AIDS fundraising and grant-making organizations. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you exclusive photos from Kinky Boots' recording session for 'Carol of the Boots' with castmembers Robert Pendilla, Kyle Post, Paul Canaan, Kevin Smith Kirkwood, Joey Taranto, Lucia Spina, Annaleigh Ashford, Cortney Wolfson, Ellyn Marie Marsh, Tory Ross, Adinah Alexander, Jennifer Perry and Harvey Fierstein. (more...)

PowerNet Global announces two new leadership members
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2013

CINCINNATI, Nov. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ PowerNet Global announced this week the addition of two new leaders to their organization. The company has promoted John Putnam to Vice President of Sales and named Krista Geiger as Marketing Director. (more...)

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for ROCKERS ON BROADWAY with Tony Vincent, Eden Espinosa & More!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Nov 13, 2013

Rocker Joan Jett, Cheryl Freeman (The Who's Tommy), Ariana Groover (Bare), Steve Gouveia (Jersey Boys), Emma Hunton (Next to Normal), John Arthur Greene (Matilda), Preston Truman Boyd (Big River), Eric Michael Krop(Godspell), Michael Lanning (Bonnie and Clyde), Sarah Schmidt (Jersey Boys),Jeremy Schonfeld (Drift), Andrew Berlin, Sarah Grace, Aisha Jackson, Greg Kamp, Megan Rice join Tony nominee Constantine Maroulis (Jekyll & Hyde), Eden Espinosa (Wicked),Lena Hall (Kinky Boots), Tony Vincent (We Will Rock You/American Idiot), Michael Cerveris, Norm Lewis, Lesli Margherita, Tituss Burgess, Donnie Kehr and more all took part in ROCKERS ON BROADWAY 20 - Celebrating 20 Years (1993-2013) at SoHo's (le) Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker Street, NYC) on Monday night. BroadwayWorld was there for the special concert event and you can check out photos from the star-studded arrivals below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Constantine Maroulis, Emma Hunton, Michael Cerveris and More in Rehearsals for ROCKERS ON BROADWAY
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Nov 09, 2013

Rocker Joan Jett, Cheryl Freeman (The Who's Tommy), Ariana Groover (Bare), Steve Gouveia (Jersey Boys), Emma Hunton(Next to Normal), John Arthur Greene (Matilda), Preston Truman Boyd (Big River), Eric Michael Krop (Godspell), Michael Lanning (Bonnie and Clyde), Sarah Schmidt (Jersey Boys),Jeremy Schonfeld (Drift), Andrew Berlin, Sarah Grace, Aisha Jackson, Greg Kamp, Megan Rice join Tony nominee Constantine Maroulis (Jekyll & Hyde), Eden Espinosa (Wicked),Lena Hall (Kinky Boots), Tony Vincent (We Will Rock You/American Idiot) and Rebecca Covington, Dionne Figgins,Jawan M. Jackson, Mykal Kilgore, Krisha Marcano, Jarran Muse, Jesse Nagar and Donald Webber Jr. from Motown the Musical, join Tony Award winner Michael Cerveris, Norm Lewis,Lesli Margherita, Tituss Burgess, Donnie Kehr and more for ROCKERS ON BROADWAY 20. BroadwayWorld popped in on the team in rehearasals and brings you a sneak peek at the performers below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: John Lloyd Young Plays Cafe Carlyle!
by Stephen Sorokoff - Feb 14, 2013

The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel welcomes Tony Award-Winner John Lloyd Young for his Cafe Carlyle debut where he will perform his program 'My Turn.' Mr. Young opens at the Cafe Carlyle through February 23rd where he will be joined by GLEE music producer Tommy Faragher as his music director with a seven piece band including Mr. Faragher on piano/keyboards, John Putnam on guitar, Paul Socolow on bass, Eric Kalb on drums, Goke Erem on violin, Eddy Malave on viola, and Leigh Stuart on Cello. BroadwayWorld was there for his concert and you can check out photo coverage below! (more...)

BWW TV: Chatting with John Lloyd Young at His Cafe Carlyle Debut - Plus Concert Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 13, 2013

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there for his debut where he chatted with Young about his concert, his return to JERSEY BOYS and more. Check out what he had to say and watch concert highlights below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: John Lloyd Young Brings MY TURN to Cafe Carlyle
by Walter McBride - Feb 13, 2013

The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel welcomes Tony Award-Winner John Lloyd Young for his Cafe Carlyle debut where he will perform his program 'My Turn.' Mr. Young opens at the Cafe Carlyle through February 23rd where he will be joined by GLEE music producer Tommy Faragher as his music director with a seven piece band including Mr. Faragher on piano/keyboards, John Putnam on guitar, Paul Socolow on bass, Eric Kalb on drums, Goke Erem on violin, Eddy Malave on viola, and Leigh Stuart on Cello. BroadwayWorld was there for his opening night performance and you can check out photo coverage below! (more...)

John Lloyd Young Plays the Cafe Carlyle, Now thru 2/23
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2013

The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel will welcome Tony Award-Winner John Lloyd Young for his Cafe Carlyle debut where he will perform his program 'My Turn.' Mr. Young opens at the Cafe Carlyle tonight, February 12th and will play through February 23rd where he will be joined by GLEE music producer Tommy Faragher as his music director with a seven piece band including Mr. Faragher on piano/keyboards, John Putnam on guitar, Paul Socolow on bass, Eric Kalb on drums, Goke Erem on violin, Eddy Malave on viola, and Leigh Stuart on Cello. (more...)

John Lloyd Young to Play the Cafe Carlyle, 2/12-23
by BWW News Desk - Feb 05, 2013

The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel will welcome Tony Award-Winner John Lloyd Young for his Cafe Carlyle debut where he will perform his program "My Turn." Mr. Young opens at the Cafe Carlyle on February 12th and will play through February 23rd where he will be joined by GLEE music producer Tommy Faragher as his music director with a seven piece band including Mr. Faragher on piano/keyboards, John Putnam on guitar, Paul Socolow on bass, Eric Kalb on drums, Goke Erem on violin, Eddy Malave on viola, and Leigh Stuart on Cello. (more...)

Photo Coverage: John Tartaglia, Ryann Redmond, and More at ROCKERS ON BROADWAY- Arrivals!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Oct 16, 2012

Tony Award nominees John Tartaglia (Avenue Q) and Chad Kimball (Memphis) and Tony Award winner Alice Ripley (Next to Normal) along with Jeremy Kushnier (Jersey Boys) and Tituss Burgess (The Little Mermaid) appeared in last night's "ROCKERS ON BROADWAY - BEHIND THE MUSIC" concert at the newly re-designed Cutting Room. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the concert arrivals below! (more...)

BWW Reviews: Lillias White is Brilliant as BIG MAYBELLE at Bay Street Theatre
by Melissa Giordano - Aug 15, 2012

The world premiere of Big Maybelle: Soul Of The Blues, featuring the incredible Tony Award winner Lillias White, is off to a great start at the Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor. Now playing through September 2, this tells the story of the American jazz singer as she rises to the top and her heart wrenching fall from glory. (more...)

Photo Flash: Lillias White, Richard Kind and More at Bay Street's BIG MAYBELLE Opening Night!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2012

The World Premiere with Lillias White in Big Maybelle: Soul of the Blues had its opening night last Saturday, August 11, 2012, at Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor, NY. Plus, on August 10th, Barry Manilow and Lorna Luft came to see the preview performance. Check out photos from both nights below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Lillias White Stars in Bay Street's BIG MAYBELLE: SOUL OF THE BLUES
by BWW News Desk - Aug 06, 2012

Bay Street Theatre, Martin Richards and The Gilead Company present the World Premiere musical BIG MAYBELLE: SOUL OF THE BLUES with Tony Award-winner Lillias White starring as legendary blues singer Maybelle Smith; written and directed by Paul Levine. Michael Mitchell is the Musical Director; Orchestrations are by Musical Supervisor Kenny Seymour. The show runs tomorrow, August 7 through Sunday, September 2. Scroll down for photos of White performing onstage at Bay Street! (more...)

Photo Flash: Lillias White in Rehearsal for BIG MAYBELLE at Bay Street Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2012

Bay Street Theatre will present the World Premiere of a musical as the third production of the 2012 Mainstage Season. Tony award winner Lillias White will play Maybelle Smith in BIG MAYBELLE: SOUL OF THE BLUES, written and directed by Paul Levine. Michael Mitchell is the Musical Director; Orchestrations are by Musical Supervisor Kenny Seymour. The show runs Tuesday, August 7 through Sunday, September 2. Showtimes are Tuesdays through Saturdays at 8pm with Wednesday matinees on August 15, 22, and 29 at 2pm and a 4pm matinee on Saturdays August 18 and 25. Sunday showtime is at 7pm. Tickets to this spectacular event are $66-76. Previews August 7-10 are sponsored by PCH Builders and Property Management. The week of August 12-18 is sponsored by Peconic Landing. (more...)

Joe's Pub Announces Rated RSO, Willie Nile, Baby Dee, 5/9-5/12
by BWW News Desk - May 09, 2011

Joe's Pub at The Public Theater debuted in October 1998 and has quickly became one of New York City's most celebrated and in-demand showcase venues for live music and performance. (more...)

Joe's Pub Announces Rated RSO, Willie Nile, Baby Dee
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2011

Joe's Pub at The Public Theater debuted in October 1998 and has quickly became one of New York City's most celebrated and in-demand showcase venues for live music and performance. (more...)

Jeremy Schonfeld Plays Joe's Pub, 10/26
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2009

For one show only, quadruple threat singer/songwriter/composer/lyricist Jeremy Schonfeld will bring his heralded rock-theater fusion to Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street, NYC). The special late night concert event will take place on Monday, October 26th, at 11:30pm. (more...)

Jeremy Schonfeld Plays Joe's Pub, 10/26
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2009

For one show only, quadruple threat singer/songwriter/composer/lyricist Jeremy Schonfeld will bring his heralded rock-theater fusion to Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street, NYC). The special late night concert event will take place on Monday, October 26th, at 11:30pm. (more...)

Euan Morton and Eden Espinosa in Concert at Town Hall
by Michael Dale - Oct 31, 2005

On the second night of Town Hall's First Annual Broadway Cabaret Festival, both of these rising stars took the stage individually for their concert debuts (more...)