Les Brown News

Date of Death: January 05, 2001
Gender: Male
Second Show Added to Dr. Phillips Center Jazz Orchestra's Vocal Jazz SummitSecond Show Added to Dr. Phillips Center Jazz Orchestra's Vocal Jazz Summit
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2017

Due to popular demand, Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts announces an added second show of Dr. Phillips Center Jazz Orchestra's Vocal Jazz Summit. (more...)

Photo Flash: ON THE TOWN Celebrates Opening Night at Regent's Park Open Air TheatrePhoto Flash: ON THE TOWN Celebrates Opening Night at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2017

On The Town at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre opened officially on 31 May and BroadwayWorld has photos from the opening night festivities below! The show runs until 1 July 2017. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsals for ON THE TOWN at Regent's Park Open Air TheatrePhoto Flash: In Rehearsals for ON THE TOWN at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2017

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre's 2017 season opens with the musical On The Town, directed and choreographed by Drew McOnie. With music by Leonard Bernstein and book and lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green, including the hit song "New York, New York", On The Town will be the biggest dance musical ever staged at the Open Air Theatre. (more...)

Photo Flash: Ray Cooney Farce OUT OF ORDER Comes To Opera House, ManchesterPhoto Flash: Ray Cooney Farce OUT OF ORDER Comes To Opera House, Manchester
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2017

Ray Cooney celebrates his 85th birthday and 70 years in showbiz in 2017, and to mark these momentous milestones he is working with producer Tom O'Connell on a brand new season of his classic comedies - including an updated production of his Olivier award-winning Westminster comedy Out of Order. (more...)

Achieve Today Finds an Answer for the Age-Old Problem of Retaining New DistributorsAchieve Today Finds an Answer for the Age-Old Problem of Retaining New Distributors
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2017

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Serena Brown Releases Children's Book Series, 4/18Serena Brown Releases Children's Book Series, 4/18
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2017

'Perfect Penny is assisting me in helping spread positivity into the lives of children and adults. You'll love the tenacity of Perfect Penny. We can all learn from her!' Les Brown (more...)

The 1st Annual 10XGrowthCon Massive Success with EntrepreneursThe 1st Annual 10XGrowthCon Massive Success with Entrepreneurs
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

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The 1st Annual 10XGrowthCon Massive Success with EntrepreneursThe 1st Annual 10XGrowthCon Massive Success with Entrepreneurs
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

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Photo Flash: Ray Cooney Presents OUT OF ORDER at the Marlowe TheatrePhoto Flash: Ray Cooney Presents OUT OF ORDER at the Marlowe Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

Master of Farce Ray Cooney brings his latest show to The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury, later this month. (more...)

Danny Mac, Jeremy Taylor, Fred Haig, and Maggie Steed Cast in ON THE TOWN at Regent's Park Open Air TheatreDanny Mac, Jeremy Taylor, Fred Haig, and Maggie Steed Cast in ON THE TOWN at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2017

???????Regent's Park Open Air Theatre announce casting for the opening production of their 2017 season, On The Town (19 May - 01 July). (more...)

THE BIG BROADCAST! to Return to Mount Holyoke This MarchTHE BIG BROADCAST! to Return to Mount Holyoke This March
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2017

The Jazz Ensembles of Mount Holyoke College present the 12th edition of The Big Broadcast! on Today, March 4 at 2PM & 7PM at Chapin Auditorium, Mount Holyoke College, in South Hadley, MA.  (more...)

Micky Dolenz, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble and More Coming Up at City Winery ChicagoMicky Dolenz, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Micky Dolenz, vocalist/drummer from The Monkees, the fifth annual interactive Downtown Freedom Seder, Chicago's own Hypnotic Brass Ensemble and more. (more...)

Joshua James, Shawn Mullins, Murder Mystery and More Coming Up at City Winery ChicagoJoshua James, Shawn Mullins, Murder Mystery and More Coming Up at City Winery Chicago
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces legendary guitarist Robby Krieger of the Doors, folk-rock artist Joshua James' album release show and more. (more...)

BWW Review: AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS a Triumphant Adventure for the Rhode Island Stage EnsembleBWW Review: AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS a Triumphant Adventure for the Rhode Island Stage Ensemble
by Veronica Bruscini - Feb 18, 2017

RISE's production of AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS, under the skillful direction of Gordon Dell, is polished to a gleaming shine, keeping the narrative's pace tight and fast and timing each quick-witted punchline to perfection. (more...)

THE BIG BROADCAST! Returns to Mount Holyoke College's  Chapin Auditorium on 3/5THE BIG BROADCAST! Returns to Mount Holyoke College's Chapin Auditorium on 3/5
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

The Jazz Ensembles of Mount Holyoke College present the 12th edition of The Big Broadcast! on Sunday, March 5 at 2PM & 7PM at Chapin Auditorium, Mount Holyoke College, in South Hadley, MA. Created and directed by Mark Gionfriddo, who is also onstage as "Matt Morgan", The Big Broadcast!  is a re-creation of a live 1940's radio show featuring the Mount Holyoke College Big Band, Vocal Jazz, and Chamber Jazz Ensembles performing well-known tunes from the swing era and the American songbook. WWLP-TV meteorologist Brian Lapis is emcee "Fred Kelley" for his 10th consecutive season. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Milwaukee, WI - Week of 2/12/2017Now Playing Onstage in Milwaukee, WI - Week of 2/12/2017
by BWW - Feb 12, 2017

Upcoming Shows - Week of 2/12/2017 for Milwaukee, WI (more...)

Ray Cooney to Celebrate 70 Years in Showbiz with OUT OF ORDER UK TourRay Cooney to Celebrate 70 Years in Showbiz with OUT OF ORDER UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2017

Ray Cooney is celebrating both his 85th birthday and 70 years in showbiz in 2017. (more...)

THE BIG BROADCAST! to Return to Mount Holyoke This MarchTHE BIG BROADCAST! to Return to Mount Holyoke This March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2017

The Jazz Ensembles of Mount Holyoke College present the 12th edition of The Big Broadcast! on Saturday, March 4 at 2PM & 7PM at Chapin Auditorium, Mount Holyoke College, in South Hadley, MA.  (more...)

BWW Review: Desert Theatreworks' 45 SECONDS FROM BROADWAY is Howlingly FunnyBWW Review: Desert Theatreworks' 45 SECONDS FROM BROADWAY is Howlingly Funny
by Audrey Liebross - Feb 1, 2017

Desert Theatreworks' (DTW's) production of 45 SECONDS FROM BROADWAY is a hoot. Thanks to Lance Phillips-Martinez's imaginative direction and the Broadway-quality lead performances (backed by an able supporting cast), theatregoers are almost guaranteed to laugh their heads off. (more...)

It's Going to Be Hot Hot Hot on 1/19 When Buster Poindexter Takes the Stage at The Ridgefield PlayhouseIt's Going to Be Hot Hot Hot on 1/19 When Buster Poindexter Takes the Stage at The Ridgefield Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

The martini-swigging, tuxedo clad, rock and roll original is back!  The Ridgefield Playhouse and Pepsi Rock Series bring Buster Poindexter to the stage on Today, January 19at 8 pm for an uproarious and dazzling night of music!  Buster Poindexter (nee David Johansen) first attracted attention as a glam rock pioneer (in the New York Dolls, with whom he still tours) and then as an early MTV idol with his chart-topping dance hit "Hot Hot Hot".  Today, the words 'blues' and 'shouting' are, alas, inextricably linked, but what about the tradition of mellow blues crooners that extended through Charles Brown, Nat King Cole and, in their more romantic moments, Joe Williams and Ray Charles.  (more...)

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