Laurie Beechman News

 
Date Of Birth:
April 04, 1953
Date Of Death:
March 08, 1998 (44)
Birth Place:
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Gender: Female
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Laurie Beechman News

Date of Birth: April 04, 1953
Date of Death: March 08, 1998 (44)
Birth Place: Philadelphia, PA, USA
Gender: Female
Dan Ruth's A LIFE BEHIND BARS to Play the Laurie Beechman TheatreDan Ruth's A LIFE BEHIND BARS to Play the Laurie Beechman Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2017

A Life Behind Bars is a hilarious, unapologetic look at what can happen when you reach for the stars but grab for the bottle instead. (more...)

Natalie Douglas, Joe Iconis, Molly Pope, SPAMILTON and More Among 2017 MAC Award NomineesNatalie Douglas, Joe Iconis, Molly Pope, SPAMILTON and More Among 2017 MAC Award Nominees
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2017

The Manhattan Association of Cabarets & Clubs (MAC) has announced the 2017 MAC Award nominees. (more...)

Photo Flash: THE PROVIDENCE OF NEIGHBORING BODIES Opens Off-Off BroadwayPhoto Flash: THE PROVIDENCE OF NEIGHBORING BODIES Opens Off-Off Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2017

The Laurie Beechman Theater continues its reign as The Happiest Place on Earth as DISTORTED DIZNEE celebrates its milestone 5th Anniversary on Friday, March 10, 2017. This non-stop, high-energy late night cult hit currently stars drag sensations Holly Dae, Bootsie LeFaris, Pixie Aventura and Brenda Dharling. (more...)

Drag Parody DISTORTED DIZNEE Celebrates 5th Anniversary  3/10Drag Parody DISTORTED DIZNEE Celebrates 5th Anniversary 3/10
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2017

The Laurie Beechman Theater continues its reign as The Happiest Place on Earth as DISTORTED DIZNEE celebrates its milestone 5th Anniversary on Friday, March 10, 2017. This non-stop, high-energy late night cult hit currently stars drag sensations Holly Dae, Bootsie LeFaris, Pixie Aventura and Brenda Dharling. (more...)

Trump Parody Musical to Benefit ACLU at the BeechmanTrump Parody Musical to Benefit ACLU at the Beechman
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

Charles Osborne's Trumped-Up Birthday Fever Dream: And Other Alternative Facts, a new musical, will premiere Wednesday March 1st at the Laurie Beechman Theatre in New York City, in a one-night only event to raise money for the ACLU. (more...)

Monahan & Oyen's Devilish New Musical DIVA: LIVE FROM HELL to Warm Up TNC This SpringMonahan & Oyen's Devilish New Musical DIVA: LIVE FROM HELL to Warm Up TNC This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

Unstoppable Theater will give audiences a rare glimpse into the Seventh Circle--Hell's dingiest cabaret venue--as it presents Sean Patrick Monahan in Monahan & Oyen's DIVA: LIVE FROM HELL, a devilish new musical directed by Daniel Goldstein (Godspell) that charts a high school musical nerd's descent into madness, March 23rd - April 9th at Theater for the New City's Community Space Theater. (more...)

Broadway Sessions Celebrates Black History Month with Starry Lineup 2/23Broadway Sessions Celebrates Black History Month with Starry Lineup 2/23
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

BROADWAY SESSIONS is described as an evening of musical performances, games and open mic featuring a new Broadway guest each week. The show is created and hosted by Ben Cameron (Bway Wicked, Aida and Footloose) and features musical director Joshua Stephen Kartes on piano.  (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Sessions Puts the Spotlight on Whole Artist ManagementBWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Sessions Puts the Spotlight on Whole Artist Management
by Ben Cameron - Feb 20, 2017

The Broadway community is nothing if not a family. I was honored recently to welcome my family, my  #WAMFAM to Broadway Sessions. WAM= Whole Artist Management. Spearheaded by Rich Martino and Mike Cruz, WAM boasts a talented and diverse roster which brought us performers from Kinky Boots, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Bridges of Madison County, Bullets Over Broadway, Great Comet, Avenue Q, A Christmas Story, Wicked, Rock of Ages, Three Penny Opera, The Color Purple and more. And they sure did put the WAM in WAM BAM THANK YOU, um, BROADWAY.  (more...)

Russ Woolley Proudly Presents RICHARD SKIPPER CELEBRATES LIZA MINNELLIRuss Woolley Proudly Presents RICHARD SKIPPER CELEBRATES LIZA MINNELLI
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

???????Russ Woolley proudly presents Richard Skipper Celebrates...Liza Minnelli (on her Birthday!) He will be joined by Julie Reyburn, David Sabella, introducing AmeliaRose Allen, and a very special Well Known Mystery Guest...! (more...)

Sigourney Weaver, Danny Burstein, Laura Osnes and More Will Honor Lincoln Center's 2017 Emerging ArtistsSigourney Weaver, Danny Burstein, Laura Osnes and More Will Honor Lincoln Center's 2017 Emerging Artists
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts announced today its second class of Emerging Artists, recognizing diverse talents, from a visionary filmmaker to world-class musicians to a singer-songwriter currently starring on Broadway. (more...)

Metropolitan Room Presents SONGS FOR JUSTICE to Benefit ACLUMetropolitan Room Presents SONGS FOR JUSTICE to Benefit ACLU
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

Presented by The Metropolitan Room and Suzanne Dressler, SONGS FOR JUSTICE will feature the talents of over a dozen performers, all gathering to show their support for The American Civil Liberties Union. (more...)

Taffy Longvue is Coming Out of Her ClosetTaffy Longvue is Coming Out of Her Closet
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

After spending the last three years creating, producing, and hosting the successful recurring benefit series, Robin's Nest, performer Robin Westle, is thrilled to be re-entering the territory of the solo show with her new creation, The Adventures of Taffy Longvue, a show about finding your own FABULOUSNESS. Taffy is none other than Robin's inner drag persona, and this playful side of Westle thinks it's about time that the closeted Taffy came out into the sunlight and into her own. Taffy has a mission - and it is, of course, fabulosity for all! (more...)

Songwriter's Orchestra and Herstory Writers Workshop to Set Stories of Youth Incarceration to MusicSongwriter's Orchestra and Herstory Writers Workshop to Set Stories of Youth Incarceration to Music
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Artists from the Broadway and NYC music communities will join with formerly incarcerated writers and affected family members for two emotionally-charged concerts about youth incarceration on March 12th and 13th. (more...)

Broadway Sessions Welcomes PARAMOUR Stars and More this ThursdayBroadway Sessions Welcomes PARAMOUR Stars and More this Thursday
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

BROADWAY SESSIONS is described as an evening of musical performances, games and open mic featuring a new Broadway guest each week. The show is created and hosted by Ben Cameron (Bway Wicked, Aida and Footloose) and features musical director Joshua Stephen Kartes on piano.  (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Con Comes to Broadway Sessions!BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Con Comes to Broadway Sessions!
by Ben Cameron - Feb 13, 2017

It seems like just yesterday that Broadway Con was all the rage here in NYC. Thousands of theatre fans descended on the  Big Apple to bask in all things Broadway. We invited these fans to celebrate the weekend with an unofficial closing night ALL OPEN MIC PARTY! Friends who had never sung on stage before drank down some courage and took the stage, talent we hadn't had the opportunity to meet before dazzled us and some old friends showed up to show 'em how we do it here in NYC. The result is beautiful. Check out these new friends from around the country and across the globe.  (more...)

Tom Toce Releases SONGWRITER IN THE HOUSETom Toce Releases SONGWRITER IN THE HOUSE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

Songwriter, two-time Jeopardy! Champion and puzzle creator, Tom Toce, has released his second recording, Songwriter in the House, on Retrograde Music.  (more...)

DAISY AND JORDAN'S SUNDAY BRUNCH OF SHAME Starring Daisy Eagan and Jordan Kai Burnett Makes NYC DebutDAISY AND JORDAN'S SUNDAY BRUNCH OF SHAME Starring Daisy Eagan and Jordan Kai Burnett Makes NYC Debut
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

Daisy and Jordan's Sunday Brunch of Shame makes its NYC debut after a wildly successful run in Los Angeles! A comedy show with music, prizes, sketches, and lots of shame. (more...)

Jan Maxwell Signs on for VILLAIN: DEBLANKS Comedy Benefit This WeekJan Maxwell Signs on for VILLAIN: DEBLANKS Comedy Benefit This Week
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

Come laugh your (BODY PART)_____ off when 'Villain: DeBlanks' returns to the Laurie Beechman Theatre on Thursday, February 9 at 7pm. A portion of proceeds will benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. (more...)

Six Emerging Artists Named 2017 Jonathan Larson Grant RecipientsSix Emerging Artists Named 2017 Jonathan Larson Grant Recipients
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

The American Theatre Wing announced today that the 2017 Jonathan Larson Grants recipients are Ben Bonnema (book, music and lyrics), Maggie-Kate Coleman & Erato A. Kremmyda (music and lyrics), Ty Defoe & Tidtaya Sinutoke (book, music and lyrics), and Michael R. Jackson (book, music and lyrics). (more...)

Valentine's Day with Le Scandal at The Laurie Beechman TheatreValentine's Day with Le Scandal at The Laurie Beechman Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

Celebrate Valentine's Day at The Laurie Beechman Theatre with Le Scandal Cabaret Valentine's Day Extravaganza, NYC's longest running burlesque variety show.   All tickets include a complimentary glass of Prosecco and every couple receives a Burlesque Gift Box!  (more...)

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