Judy Garland News

Date of Birth: June 10, 1922
Date of Death: June 22, 1969 (47)
Birth Place: Grand Rapids, MN, USA
Gender: Female
Deana Martin Honors Father in DEANA SINGS DINO at Feinstein's, 8/14-18Deana Martin Honors Father in DEANA SINGS DINO at Feinstein's, 8/14-18
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2012

Feinstein's at Loews Regency will continue its Summer 2012 season with the return of internationally acclaimed entertainer, Deana Martin, August 14-18. (more...)

Vivian Reed to Lead Harold Arlen Musical-ONE FOR MY BABY Reading in OctoberVivian Reed to Lead Harold Arlen Musical-ONE FOR MY BABY Reading in October
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2012

One for My Baby, set to a score of some three dozen Harold Arlen classics and billed as "a song-and-dance celebration ofbig-city nightlife at the end of World War II," will have a private, industry-only workshop at the New 42nd Street Studios, 229 West 42 Street, this October 11 and October 12. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Peter Mac Wows as Liza in Brand New ShowBWW Reviews: Peter Mac Wows as Liza in Brand New Show
by Don Grigware - Jul 31, 2012

Another truly masterful turn - this time as Liza Minnelli - is what Peter Mac presents in his newest tribute show Liza in Concert. Sharing the weekend bill - Thursdays & Fridays through August, with mama Judy Garland on Saturdays and Sundays, Liza has deliciously choice things to say about ex-hubbie Peter Allen, composers Kander & Ebb, and of course, Judy. But mostly, in this show, the emphasis is on singing. (more...)

END OF THE RAINBOW to Close on Broadway August 19; LA Stop, Tour and Film in DevelopmentEND OF THE RAINBOW to Close on Broadway August 19; LA Stop, Tour and Film in Development
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2012

The highly acclaimed Broadway production of End of the Rainbow, written by Peter Quilter and directed by TonyŽ Award winner Terry Johnson, will play its final performance on Sunday, August 19, it was announced today. The production, which began performances on Monday, March 19, 2012 and opened to rave reviews on Monday, April 2, will have played a total of 176 performances at Broadway's Belasco Theatre. (more...)

SMASH and Broadway Producers Zadan, Meron Ink First Look Deal With Universal TelevisionSMASH and Broadway Producers Zadan, Meron Ink First Look Deal With Universal Television
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2012

Universal Television and NBCUniversal International have signed a development deal with Storyline Entertainment's Craig Zadan and Neil Meron ("Smash," "Chicago," "Hairspray") that will give the studio a first look at series and specials created by the acclaimed multi-award winning producers for US and international television markets. (more...)

Rebecca Kilgore Brings THE JAZZY SIDE OF JUDY GARLAND to Feinstein's, Now thru 8/11Rebecca Kilgore Brings THE JAZZY SIDE OF JUDY GARLAND to Feinstein's, Now thru 8/11
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2012

FEINSTEIN'S AT LOEWS REGENCY will continue its Summer 2012 season with the return of jazz vocalist REBECCA KILGORE in her new show "The Jazzy Side of Judy Garland." (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2012

Vicky's of Santa Fe in Indian Wells is described as 'the locale for the most exciting jazz series in the Desert presenting 6 Jazz Programs by The American Jazz Institute, proceeds of which benefit The American Jazz Institute's in school mentoring and music scholarship program in the Coachella Valley.' (more...)

Melody Gardot Announces U.S. Concert TourMelody Gardot Announces U.S. Concert Tour
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2012

Philadelphia native and acclaimed singer Melody Gardot returns to Philadelphia to make her debut at the Merriam Theater on Saturday, September 29 with a performance of works from her third album release, The Absence. (more...)

Ann Arbor's  Jacqui Robbins Added to 'Dare to Dream...Change the World' CompilationAnn Arbor's Jacqui Robbins Added to 'Dare to Dream...Change the World' Compilation
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2012

By any definition, Ann Arbor resident, author, theatre professional, teacher, lecturer, mother and wife, Jacqui Robbins is a veritable renaissance woman, and this summer has been no exception. A founding board member of Ann Arbor's Penny Seats theatre group, Robbins just directed her third production with the troupe - the musical 'She Loves Me' - which opened to capacity crowds at the West Park Band Shell this past weekend. Robbins also has two successful children's books in print 'The New Girl...and Me' and 'Two of a Kind," and she has just had a poem published in the compilation 'Dare to Dream...Change the World." (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet SG Productions and Arts Theatre's DRAG DIVAS, Opening Aug 9Photo Flash: Meet SG Productions and Arts Theatre's DRAG DIVAS, Opening Aug 9
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2012

SG Productions and the Arts Theatre present DRAG DIVAS, opening on 9th August 2012. (more...)

CABARET LIFE NYC: On the Eve of the Long Island Al Jolson Festival - The Confessions and Observations of a Jolson FanaticCABARET LIFE NYC: On the Eve of the Long Island Al Jolson Festival - The Confessions and Observations of a Jolson Fanatic
by Stephen Hanks - Jul 28, 2012

In preparation for the All-Day Long Island Al Jolson Festival (in Oceanside, NY) on Saturday, August 18, BroadwayWorld.com cabaret columnist Stephen Hanks offers his take on what made the 'World's Greatest Entertainer' so great, and muses about the reasons as to why he is such a devotee of the man who once owned Broadway and starred in the first talking picture. (more...)

Costumes of Whitney Houston, Britney Spears & More Auctioned at Profiles in History, Now thru 7/31Costumes of Whitney Houston, Britney Spears & More Auctioned at Profiles in History, Now thru 7/31
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2012

The countdown to Profiles in History's July auction begins. Run by Joe Maddalena, Profiles in History has announced that costumes from Whitney Houston, Britney Spears and Jennifer Lopez will be in attendance. Taking place in Los Angeles, The Dreier Collection will be auctioned off today, July 28th, the Animation Auction will be July 29th and the Treasures from the Hollywood Vaults auction has been moved to July 30th and July 31st. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Penny Seats' SHE LOVES ME, Opening TonightPhoto Flash: First Look at Penny Seats' SHE LOVES ME, Opening Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2012

Penny Seats Theatre presents SHE LOVES ME, opening tonight, July 26-28, August 2-4, and August 9-11 at West Park Band Shell, between Miller and Huron. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production photos below. For more information, please visit www.pennyseats.org. (more...)

Penny Seats Theatre Company Presents SHE LOVES ME, Now thru 8/11Penny Seats Theatre Company Presents SHE LOVES ME, Now thru 8/11
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2012

"She Loves Me." $10. 7 pm, tonight, July 26-July 28, August 2-4, and August 9-11. West Park Band Shell, between Miller and Huron.734-276-2832. www.pennyseats.org (more...)

Rev. Drexel Morton Featured in Penny Seats' SHE LOVES ME, Now thru 8/11Rev. Drexel Morton Featured in Penny Seats' SHE LOVES ME, Now thru 8/11
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2012

Director Jacqui Robbins cast Rev. Drexel Morton in this summer's production of the musical 'She Loves Me' (opening tonight, July 26 - www.pennyseats.org) as parfumerie owner, amateur ballroom dancer, and occasionally cantankerous boss Mr. Maraczek. (more...)

The Penny Seats Presents SHE LOVES ME, Now thru 8/11The Penny Seats Presents SHE LOVES ME, Now thru 8/11
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2012

In an internet age consumed by social media like Facebook, Twitter, and Match.com, the idea of two lonely hearts connecting as anonymous pen pals may seem quaint. The Penny Seats theatre company aims to correct that assumption with their summer production of the award-winning musical classic "She Loves Me," opening tonight, July 26 at Ann Arbor's West Park Band Shell. (more...)

Vegas Star Bethany Owen Brings Show to Palm Desert, 8/5Vegas Star Bethany Owen Brings Show to Palm Desert, 8/5
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2012

Les Michaels Sundays In Summer at the Arthur Newman Theater in Palm Desert will present the multitalented impressionist Bethany Owen direct from the Rio Hotel in Las Vegas. (more...)

Peter Mac's LIZA, JUDY GARLAND LIVE  Now Playing at Supper Club TheaterPeter Mac's LIZA, JUDY GARLAND LIVE Now Playing at Supper Club Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2012

Peter Mac, tribute artist performs as: Liza Minnelli every Thursday & Friday nights at 8pm and Judy Garland every Saturday at 8pm and Sunday nights at 6pm at the Peter Mac's Supper Club Theater located inside The French Market Restaurant in West Hollywood, CA. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Zing Go the Strings of Cabrillo's MEET ME IN ST. LOUISBWW Reviews: Zing Go the Strings of Cabrillo's MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS
by Don Grigware - Jul 24, 2012

Cabrillo's impressive reproduction of the 1989 Broadway version of Meet Me in St. Loui is so charmingly rendered, that one puts the movie, Judy Garland and company on a back burner... at least for 2 hours. (more...)


by Stephen Hanks - Jul 24, 2012

If you're looking for some cool cabaret/nightclub shows over the next month, try these on for size: Darren Williams (July 26) and Lauren Robert (August 7) are ready to rock Iridium, while two lovely ladies of cabaret will be featured at Feinstein's: Karen Oberlin (July 24-28) and Raissa Katona Bennett (August 21-25). (more...)

 1 … 103  104  105  106  107  108  109 … 209