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Date Of Birth:
April 29, 1946 (68)
Birth Place:
Baltimore, MD, USA
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Debbie Harry Adds New Shows to Cafe Carlyle ResidencyDebbie Harry Adds New Shows to Cafe Carlyle Residency
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2015

While perhaps best known for her trailblazing 40-year career with iconic Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame band Blondie, Debbie Harry has always staunchly resisted the option of coasting on her laurels. (more...)

Cheyenne Jackson to Perform at GRAMMY AWARDS Premiere Ceremony to Be Streamed LiveCheyenne Jackson to Perform at GRAMMY AWARDS Premiere Ceremony to Be Streamed Live
by TV News Desk - Jan 29, 2015

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THE MEETING to Celebrate 'Bottom Appreciation Day' at Joe's Pub, 2/15THE MEETING to Celebrate 'Bottom Appreciation Day' at Joe's Pub, 2/15
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2015

?The Meeting* hosted by Justin Sayre, the acclaimed comedy/variety show, will return to Joe's Pub at The Public Theater on Sunday, February 15 at 9:30 PM to continue the Winter/Spring 2015 Season. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Ariana Grande Among Guests on New Season of RUPAUL'S DRAG RACEVIDEO: Sneak Peek - Ariana Grande Among Guests on New Season of RUPAUL'S DRAG RACE
by TV News Desk - Jan 28, 2015

"RuPaul's Drag Race" returns to Logo TV with a gaggle of queens so ingenious, a competition so unpredictable and a judges' panel so packed with talent, you'll be seeing stars! Get a sneak peek below! (more...)

BWW Reviews: Bridget Everett's Court Jester Cabaret Act at Joe's Pub is Hilarious and Pointedly ProvocativeBWW Reviews: Bridget Everett's Court Jester Cabaret Act at Joe's Pub is Hilarious and Pointedly Provocative
by Remy Block - Jan 14, 2015

Bridget Everett, performing a reprise of her one-woman cabaret show, Rock Bottom (at Joe's Pub for an limited run), has become the darling of the alt-cabaret scene because she occupies the clown/fool/buffoon space to the hilt, creating a hilarious and cathartic experience for those who can take it. Everett has not met a taboo she does not dare to decimate. (more...)

Visual Arts Presents January Gallery Crawl, Cultural DistrictVisual Arts Presents January Gallery Crawl, Cultural District
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2015

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust announces the line-up for its January Gallery Crawl taking place Friday, January 23, 2015, from 5:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., in downtown Pittsburgh's Cultural District. The Gallery Crawl is a free and festive showcase that features a wide variety of thought-provoking art exhibitions, live bands, DJs, dance, comedy and more. The showcase of arts and entertainment is on display for art connoisseurs of all ages. (more...)

Candlelight Dinner Playhouse to Stage HAIRSPRAY, 1/15-3/8 in JohnstownCandlelight Dinner Playhouse to Stage HAIRSPRAY, 1/15-3/8 in Johnstown
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2015

The Candlelight Dinner Playhouse is proud to present the musical that will dance and sing its way into your heart, 'Hairspray.' (more...)

Rock Bottom, Sarah Lee Guthrie, Erin Markey and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 1/18Rock Bottom, Sarah Lee Guthrie, Erin Markey and More Set for Joe's Pub, Now thru 1/18
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2015

Joe's Pub at the Public has announced its nightly performances over the next couple weeks, January 6 -18. Details below! (more...)

Klea Blackhurst, Erin Markey & More to Join THE MEETING* in Honoring Ethel Merman, 1/18Klea Blackhurst, Erin Markey & More to Join THE MEETING* in Honoring Ethel Merman, 1/18
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2015

The Meeting* hosted by Justin Sayre, the acclaimed comedy/variety show, will return to JOE'S PUB at The Public Theater on Sunday, January 18 at 9:30 PM to open the Winter/Spring 2015 Season. The Meeting* has been called 'delicious and delightfully droll' by The New York Post and 'hilarious and sardonic' by The Village Voice. A story for Slate.com called the evening 'so deliciously icy that it left me shivering with fear and delight.' The Fall 2014 shows sold out after a New York Times 'Arts & Leisure' piece ran in September. The January show will include a tribute to Broadway legend Ethel Merman, with special guests Klea Blackhurst, Erin Markey, Nora Mae Lyng, Molly Pope and Ben Rimalower. Tracy Stark serves as the show's Music Director. (more...)

Bryn Mawr College Performing Arts Series to Present WINTRY MIX, 1/30-31Bryn Mawr College Performing Arts Series to Present WINTRY MIX, 1/30-31
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2015

Get ready to mix up boundaries with WINTRY MIX, a curated sampler of new works crossing the divides between theater, dance and music. The Bryn Mawr College Performing Arts Series presents two opportunities to witness two different lineups of extraordinary performers on January 30 and 31 at 8:00 PM at the Hepburn Teaching Theater in Goodhart Hall. Each night features a different headliner joined by an array of other performers and concludes with an audience participation dance party. Most sets will last just twelve minutes, enabling the adventurous artists (and the audience) to take risks. (more...)

Top Stories You Missed on BWW This Weekend - 1/3-1/4/2015Top Stories You Missed on BWW This Weekend - 1/3-1/4/2015
by - Jan 4, 2015

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from this weekend Sunday, January 4, 2015 - Sunday, January 4, 2015. (more...)

STAGETUBE: On This Day for 1/4/15- HAIRSPRAYSTAGETUBE: On This Day for 1/4/15- HAIRSPRAY
by Stage Tube - Jan 4, 2015

Today in 2009, Hairspraiy closed at the Neil Simon Theatre after 2,641 performances. Hairspray is a musical with music by Marc Shaiman, lyrics by Scott Wittman and Shaiman and a book by Mark O'Donnell and Thomas Meehan, based on the 1988 John Waters film Hairspray. The songs include 1960s-style dance music and 'downtown' rhythm and blues. In 1962 Baltimore, Maryland, plump teenager Tracy Turnblad's dream is to dance on The Corny Collins Show, a local TV dance program based on the real-life Buddy Deane Show. (more...)

DVR Alert! ABC to Broadcast HAIRSPRAY TonightDVR Alert! ABC to Broadcast HAIRSPRAY Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2015

Theatre fans, set your DVR tonight for a Broadway movie musical! Producer Craig Zadan posted some pictures to Twitter today announcing that ABC will broadcast the 2007 film version of HAIRSPRAY on Saturday night at 8/7c. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Miami - Week of 12/21/2014Now Playing Onstage in Miami - Week of 12/21/2014
by BWW - Dec 21, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 12/21/2014 for Miami (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Miami - Week of 12/14/2014Now Playing Onstage in Miami - Week of 12/14/2014
by BWW - Dec 14, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 12/14/2014 for Miami (more...)

Mink Stole Premieres OMG! IT'S CHRISTMAS! at the Beechman TonightMink Stole Premieres OMG! IT'S CHRISTMAS! at the Beechman Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2014

Cult film icon Mink Stole (Hairspray, Pink Flamingos, Cry-Baby) premieres her new holiday show 'OMG! IT'S CHRISTMAS!' in New York City beginning December 11at the Laurie Beechman Theatre, performing with her Her Wonderful Band. Performances are tonight, December 11-14 at 8:30 PM. (more...)

Sandra Bernhard, Ryan Raftery, Toshi Reagon and More Set for Winter 2014-15 Residencies at Joe's PubSandra Bernhard, Ryan Raftery, Toshi Reagon and More Set for Winter 2014-15 Residencies at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2014

This winter, ?Joe's Pub at The Public presents a slate of residencies from long-time beloved artists like Justin Vivian Bond and Sandra Bernhard to emerging performers like Ryan Raftery. The winter also holds the return of personalities like Catie Lazarus and Ethan Lipton, bringing their brilliant yet undefinable talent to the Joe's stage. (more...)

Beyonce Beats Dolly Parton's Grammy Nominations RecordBeyonce Beats Dolly Parton's Grammy Nominations Record
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2014

Queen Bey is now the official queen of the Grammy Awards. The iconic 'Single Ladies' singer has just surpassed country music legend Dolly Parton's Grammy Award nominations record. (more...)

GRAMMY Update: Full List of Nominations Including Album of the Year!GRAMMY Update: Full List of Nominations Including Album of the Year!
by TV News Desk - Dec 6, 2014

Nominations for THE 57TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS® were announced yesterday by The Recording Academy® and reflected an eclectic mix of the best and brightest in music over the past year, as determined by The Academy's voting members. (more...)

Beyonce, Sam Smith and Pharrell Williams Lead 2015 GRAMMY Nominations; Full List!Beyonce, Sam Smith and Pharrell Williams Lead 2015 GRAMMY Nominations; Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2014

Nominations for the 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards were announced tonight by The Recording Academy and reflected an eclectic mix of the best and brightest in music over the past year, as determined by The Academy's voting members. The 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards will be held on 'GRAMMY Sunday,' Feb. 8, 2015, at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles and broadcast live in high-definition TV and 5.1 surround sound on CBS from 8 to 11:30 p.m. (ET/PT). (more...)

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