Judy Kuhn News

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA
Gender: Female
Photo Flash: FUN HOME Has Got You Covered This Valentines DayPhoto Flash: FUN HOME Has Got You Covered This Valentines Day
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2016

Still need a special something for your Broadway-loving Valentine? Not to worry- FUN HOME has got you covered. Below, check out some adorable graphics crafted by the team of the reigning Best Musical! (more...)

Judy Kuhn to Perform FINDING HOME Benefit for The 52nd Street ProjectJudy Kuhn to Perform FINDING HOME Benefit for The 52nd Street Project
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2016

Judy Kuhn, the acclaimed actress and singer who stars in the groundbreaking Broadway musical Fun Home, will perform Finding Home, a concert to benefit The 52nd Street Project, which makes a difference in the lives of Hell's Kitchen (Clinton) kids by pairing them with theater professionals who mentor them through the creation of original theater. The event will take place Sunday, February 28, at 7:30pm at the Project's Five Angels Theater (789 Tenth Avenue, 2nd floor, in Manhattan). (more...)

Michael Cerveris, Richard Maltby Jr. and More to Honor John Weidman with Signature's 2016 Stephen Sondheim AwardMichael Cerveris, Richard Maltby Jr. and More to Honor John Weidman with Signature's 2016 Stephen Sondheim Award
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2016

Just announced, Virginia's Tony Award-winning Signature Theatre will honor Broadway librettist John Weidman (ASSASSINS, PACIFIC OVERTURES, ROAD SHOW) with the company's seventh Stephen Sondheim Award on April 4, 2016. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2016

Some of Broadway's most talented musical leading ladies will come together in The Ladies Who Sing Sondheim, a gala benefit for Off-Broadway's esteemed Classic Stage Company on Monday, March 14 at Alice Tully Hall (1941 Broadway) helmed by Tony Award winner John Doyle, who will become the company's new Artistic Director in July. The evening will include performances from Sondheim's canon by Victoria Clark (The Light in the Piazza), Cynthia Erivo (The Color Purple), Joaquina Kalukango(The Color Purple), Judy Kuhn (Fun Home, CSC's Passion), Marin Mazzie (Kiss Me, Kate) and Alexandra Silber (Fiddler on the Roof). Additional performers will be announced in the coming weeks. (more...)

Breaking News: Kitt & Yorkey's FREAKY FRIDAY to Make World Premiere at D.C's Signature TheatreBreaking News: Kitt & Yorkey's FREAKY FRIDAY to Make World Premiere at D.C's Signature Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2016

Get ready for a supernatural†mother-daughter body swap -- onstage! BroadwayWorld is excited to report that D.C.'s Signature Theatre will present the world-premiere production of the new musical FREAKY FRIDAY. (more...)

Photo Flash: Remembering David MarguliesPhoto Flash: Remembering David Margulies
by Walter McBride - Jan 13, 2016

As BroadwayWord reported yesterday, stage and screen actor†David Margulies†passed away on Monday, January 11. He was 78 years old. (more...)

VIDEO: FUN HOME's Alison Bechdel, Michael Cerveris & Judy Kuhn Visit 'Charlie Rose'VIDEO: FUN HOME's Alison Bechdel, Michael Cerveris & Judy Kuhn Visit 'Charlie Rose'
by TV News Desk - Jan 11, 2016

The stars and creative team behind Broadway's FUN HOME stopped by CHARLIE ROSE: THE WEEK on Friday, January 8th. (more...)

Photo Flashback: Broadway's 2015 Curtain Call HighlightsPhoto Flashback: Broadway's 2015 Curtain Call Highlights
by Walter McBride - Dec 30, 2015

As 2015 comes to a close, BroadwayWorld takes one last look at this season's brightest moments before the curtain comes down, showcasing what readers - and audiences - loved most.†Below, check out the†curtain call highlights on Broadway from 2015! (more...)

Theatreworks USA Holds Private Reading of New Musical PETE THE CATTheatreworks USA Holds Private Reading of New Musical PETE THE CAT
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2015

Theatreworks USA, the nation's premiere producer of theatre for family audiences, held an invitation-only work-in-progress presentation earlier today of their new musical, PETE THE CAT, based on the best-selling book series by Kimberly and James Dean. (more...)

This Just In - Tony Winning FUN HOME Recoups on BroadwayThis Just In - Tony Winning FUN HOME Recoups on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2015

Producers Fox Theatricals (Kristin Caskey, Mike Isaacson) and Barbara Whitman have just announced that Fun Home, the groundbreaking and Tony Award-winning Best Musical, has recouped its production costs on Broadway in only eight months, becoming the first new musical of the 2014-2015 Broadway season to do so. Capitalized at $5.25 million, Fun Home opened to rave reviews at the 740-seat Circle in the Square Theatre on April 19, 2015, where it broke house box office records and won five 2015 Tony Awards. (more...)

Celebrate the Last Night of Hanukkah with Eight Jewish-Themed Showtunes!Celebrate the Last Night of Hanukkah with Eight Jewish-Themed Showtunes!
by Matt Tamanini - Dec 13, 2015

As millions of the faithful around the world light the last candles of their menorahs, we take a look at a handful of musical moments that have a decidedly Jewish flair. On the last night of Hanukkah, we want to celebrate some of our favorite Broadway tunes about the faith while honoring the contributions of our immensely talented Jewish legends who have helped mold the American musical into what it is today. Therefore, we have selected eight Jewish-themed showtunes for the occasion. You can watch a video of each below, along with an incredible film about the importance of Jewish writers to the history of the musical theatre. (more...)

FUN HOME's Jeanine Tesori On Resolving Musical Theatre's Gender GapFUN HOME's Jeanine Tesori On Resolving Musical Theatre's Gender Gap
by Michael Dale - Dec 3, 2015

As VIOLET makes its Australian premiere, Broadway's most successful female composer talks about opening doors for women. (more...)

Breaking News: Tony Winner Lea Salonga Will Lead First International Production of FUN HOME in ManilaBreaking News: Tony Winner Lea Salonga Will Lead First International Production of FUN HOME in Manila
by Tyler Peterson - Nov 18, 2015

The Bechdels will soon be heading to Manila - with some legendary star power in tow. (more...)

Photo Coverage: New York Stage and Film Honors Bill Pullman and Donald Holder at Annual Winter GalaPhoto Coverage: New York Stage and Film Honors Bill Pullman and Donald Holder at Annual Winter Gala
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Nov 16, 2015

New York Stage and Film just presented†its annual Winter Gala, honoring star of stage and screen†Bill Pullman, whose decades-long career includes starring roles in the blockbuster film Independence Day, While You Were Sleeping and Broadway's The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia; as well as 2-time Tony Award-winner and 11-time nominee†Donald Holder, lighting designer of Broadway's The Lion King, The King & I, and the upcoming Fiddler on the Roof revival, among countless others. (more...)

VIDEO: FUN HOME's Gabriella Pizzolo Shows Off Rap Skills With BC/EFA PitchVIDEO: FUN HOME's Gabriella Pizzolo Shows Off Rap Skills With BC/EFA Pitch
by Michael Dale - Nov 13, 2015

The new Small Alison does her part to help raise funds for a great cause. (more...)

MaryJoanna Grisso, Austin Colby, Natascia Diaz and More to Star in Signature Theatre's WEST SIDE STORY; Full Cast Announced!MaryJoanna Grisso, Austin Colby, Natascia Diaz and More to Star in Signature Theatre's WEST SIDE STORY; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2015

Signature Theatre has announced the†cast of WEST SIDE STORY,†directed by Signature Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner (Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, Cabaret). The musical, a collaboration of music, dance and theater giants Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, Jerome Robbins and Arthur Laurents, is considered by some to be one of the greatest musicals of all time. WEST SIDE STORY will run from December 8 -†January 24 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre. (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 11/6/2015 - ALLEGIANCE Opens, JERSEY BOYS Hits 10 Years and More!WAKE UP with BWW 11/6/2015 - ALLEGIANCE Opens, JERSEY BOYS Hits 10 Years and More!
by Jessica Khan - Nov 6, 2015

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? This weekend's big news: ALLEGIANCE brings George Takei to Broadway, JERSEY BOYS hits a milestone and more! (more...)

BWW Interview: A Chat With Jeff McCarthy of Arena's OLIVER!BWW Interview: A Chat With Jeff McCarthy of Arena's OLIVER!
by Jamie McGonnigal - Nov 6, 2015

Jeff McCarthy starred in Broadway's Beauty & The Beast, Chicago, Les Miserables, and the original casts of Side Show (Terry) and Urinetown, creating the role of Officer Lockstock, which he reprised several times for the Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS events, The Easter Bonnet and Gypsy of the Year competitions. He's spending his holiday season in Washington D.C. at the Arena Stage, where he'll take on the role of Fagin in their production of Oliver!. Jeff took a moment to chat with me about the show, as well as his past, present, and future plans. (more...)

Full Cast, Dates Set for Tonya Pinkins-Led 'MOTHER COURAGE' at Classic Stage This WinterFull Cast, Dates Set for Tonya Pinkins-Led 'MOTHER COURAGE' at Classic Stage This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2015

BroadwayWorld is excited to report that Classic Stage Company's production of†Bertolt Brecht's MOTHER COURAGE AND HER CHILDREN, starring†Tony Award winner Tonya Pinkins, will begin performances Wednesday, December 9 for a limited engagement through January 24. MOTHER COURAGE AND HER CHILDREN will be directed by Brian Kulick and will feature original music by Tony Award winner Duncan Sheik. The official press opening is Thursday, January 7. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: FUN HOME's Gabriella Pizzolo Impresses with 'Ring of Keys' at SAGE AwardsSTAGE TUBE: FUN HOME's Gabriella Pizzolo Impresses with 'Ring of Keys' at SAGE Awards
by Stage Tube - Nov 3, 2015

Ring of KeysGabriella Pizzolo, who recently took over from Sydney Lucas in Broadway's FUN HOME, impressed the audience at the†2015 SAGE Awards†at Gotham Hall in NYC†on October†19 with her rendition of 'Ring of Keys' from the Tony-winning Best Musical. Watch her performance below! (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 44   

BROADWAYWORLD TV

Musicals
Plays