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TRIPLE THREAT Returns to Triple Door MainstageTRIPLE THREAT Returns to Triple Door Mainstage
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

TRIPLE THREAT w/ Kimball Allen, the 90-minute Seattle variety talk show, is coming back to the Triple Door mainstage on Wednesday, March 15th, 2017, for another all-star lineup of performances including: (more...)

Photo Flash: TRIPLE THREAT Comes to SeattlePhoto Flash: TRIPLE THREAT Comes to Seattle
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2017

TRIPLE THREAT w/ Kimball Allen, the 90-minute Seattle variety talk show, is coming back to the Triple Door mainstage on Wednesday, March 15th, 2017, for another all-star lineup of performances. Official guest lineup to be announced soon. (more...)

UK Premiere of SOUTHERN BAPTIST SISSIES at Above The Stag TheatreUK Premiere of SOUTHERN BAPTIST SISSIES at Above The Stag Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2017

Continuing our new 2017 season, Above The Stag Theatre presents the UK Premiere Southern Baptist Sissies by Del Shores, directed by Gene David Kirk (Party, Haram Iran, The Sum of Us) from 8 March. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWW 12/27/2016 - 1/3/2017Hottest Articles on BWW 12/27/2016 - 1/3/2017
by - Jan 3, 2017

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com 12/27/2016 - 1/3/2017. (more...)

UPDATE: Debra Messing Says WILL & GRACE Revival 'Nothing Beyond Talks' For NowUPDATE: Debra Messing Says WILL & GRACE Revival 'Nothing Beyond Talks' For Now
by TV News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

Yesterday, Debra Messing, who portrayed Grace Adler on the hit sitcom, took to Twitter to say her co-star was sadly mistaken when he shared his news (more...)

Will & Grace Confirmed for Ten-Episode NBC Revival!Will & Grace Confirmed for Ten-Episode NBC Revival!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 31, 2016

We've suspected it for several months, but now, thanks to Leslie Jordan, the news is official: Will & Grace is coming back for revival on NBC! According to Entertainment Tonight, the beloved and groundbreaking sitcom will begin filming this summer, just in time for Donald Trump's first year as the President. (more...)

Broadway's Eric Krop to Headline Martinis Above Fourth | Table + StageBroadway's Eric Krop to Headline Martinis Above Fourth | Table + Stage
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2016

Eric Krop, known for his performances in Godspell on Broadway and the movie musical, Grind, debuts his solo show of power ballads, contemporary Pop songs, original music, and classic hits at Martinis Above Fourth on Thursday, January 12. Tickets, available at www.ma4sd.com, are $20 for the 8PM show. (more...)

Candice Guardino to Bring ITALIAN BRED to The Colony Theatre This WinterCandice Guardino to Bring ITALIAN BRED to The Colony Theatre This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2016

ITALIAN BRED comes to the West Coast after a successful Off Broadway NYC run with Sold-Out Crowds and Rave Reviews. After several, standing room only performances at the Hudson Theatre in Hollywood, Italian Bred moves to The Colony Theatre in Burbank to accommodate the frequent large crowds. (more...)

Varla Jean Merman Brings A LITTLE WHITE MUSIC To The Copa Palm SpringsVarla Jean Merman Brings A LITTLE WHITE MUSIC To The Copa Palm Springs
by David Green - Oct 5, 2016

Varla Jean Merman brings her hilarious new show Varla Jean Merman: A Little White Music ("a honky hit-parade of the whitest music you've ever suffered through!") to Palm Springs' Copa Nightclub and Cabaret on October 14 and 15 at 8PM. Jeffery Roberson aka Varla Jean Merman (who boasts that Ernest Borgnine is her father and Ethel Merman is her mother) is perhaps best known for her role in the independent film Girls will be Girls. She had a co-starring role in the 1997 film, Franchesca Page. Merman was also one of the performers featured in the HBO original documentary Dragtime. (more...)

Scoop: Disney Channel August 2016 Programming HighlightsScoop: Disney Channel August 2016 Programming Highlights
by TV Scoop - Jul 28, 2016

Get all the scoop on Disney Channel August 2016 Programming Highlights (more...)

MenAlive Chorus to Close 15th Season with B'WAY@15 ExtravaganzaMenAlive Chorus to Close 15th Season with B'WAY@15 Extravaganza
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2016

Under the direction of Artistic Director Bob Gunn, MenAlive -- now celebrating 15 seasons as Orange County's first and only Gay Men's Chorus -- will present a spectacular song-and-dance extravaganza showcasing some of Broadway's best musicals of the past 15 years... the very same time frame (from 2001 to 2016) of MenAlive's very existence. (more...)

MenAlive Chorus to Close 15th Season with B'WAY@15 ExtravaganzaMenAlive Chorus to Close 15th Season with B'WAY@15 Extravaganza
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2016

Under the direction of Artistic Director Bob Gunn, MenAlive -- now celebrating 15 seasons as Orange County's first and only Gay Men's Chorus -- will present a spectacular song-and-dance extravaganza showcasing some of Broadway's best musicals of the past 15 years... the very same time frame (from 2001 to 2016) of MenAlive's very existence. (more...)

Del Shores to Present SINgularly Sordid at SpotlightersDel Shores to Present SINgularly Sordid at Spotlighters
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2016

The creator of the Sordid Lives franchise and writer/director/producer of Southern Baptist Sissies, Blues for Willadean and Queer Is Folk is back with all new hysterical, sordid stories. This time, Shores discusses returning to the world of dating after divorce. Tinder, Grindr, Scruff, OkCupid, a litany of bad dates and the trials and tribulations of being on the prowl again when you are a "minor gay celebrity". (more...)

Emerson Collins Opens in BUYER AND CELLAR at Laguna Playhouse TonightEmerson Collins Opens in BUYER AND CELLAR at Laguna Playhouse Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2016

Laguna Playhouse Artistic Director Ann E. Wareham is thrilled to announce the sixth and final show in the Laguna Playhouse 2015-2016 season, Emerson Collins starring in BUYER AND CELLAR, written by Jonathan Tolins and directed by Larry Raben. (more...)

Spotlighters Theatre to Present Del Shores in SINGULARLY SORDID, 6/24Spotlighters Theatre to Present Del Shores in SINGULARLY SORDID, 6/24
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2016

Spotlighters Theatre is pleased to present Del Shores' new stand-up show - Del Shores: SINgularly SORDID Friday, June 24th at 8pm.    (more...)

BUYER AND CELLAR Begins Today at Laguna PlayhouseBUYER AND CELLAR Begins Today at Laguna Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2016

Laguna Playhouse Artistic Director Ann E. Wareham presents the sixth and final show in the Laguna Playhouse 2015-2016 season, Emerson Collins starring in BUYER AND CELLAR, written by Jonathan Tolins and directed by Larry Raben, beginning today, June 1. (more...)

Emerson Collins to Star in BUYER AND CELLAR at Laguna PlayhouseEmerson Collins to Star in BUYER AND CELLAR at Laguna Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2016

Laguna Playhouse Artistic Director Ann E. Wareham is thrilled to announce the sixth and final show in the Laguna Playhouse 2015-2016 season, Emerson Collins starring in BUYER AND CELLAR, written by Jonathan Tolins and directed by Larry Raben. (more...)

NCTC's 35th Anniversary Season to Feature World Premieres & MoreNCTC's 35th Anniversary Season to Feature World Premieres & More
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2016

Last night, at New Conservatory Theater Center's annual Season Announcement Party for subscribers, donors, artists and press, NCTC Founder & Artistic Director Ed Decker announced the line-up for the 2016-17 subscription season, which marks the 35th anniversary of the company. Regarded nationally and internationally as San Francisco's Premier LGBQI and Allied Theatre Company, NCTC breaks new ground with a season that features eight powerhouse plays and musicals, including three world premieres developed through NCTC's New Play Development Lab. (more...)

VARLA JEAN MERMAN'S BIG BLACK HOLE to Play Renberg Theatre, 4/1-3VARLA JEAN MERMAN'S BIG BLACK HOLE to Play Renberg Theatre, 4/1-3
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2016

The Los Angeles LGBT Center's Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center has announced the return of the extraordinary Varla Jean Merman to the Renberg Theatre. Long a favorite with Renberg audiences, Varla (the drag persona of New Orleans native Jeffery Roberson) will take the stage again after a 10-year absence during which the acclaimed performer did extensive research in outer space. Her new solo show, the science fiction-themed Varla Jean Merman's Big Black Hole, is the culmination of this long and grueling research. It will play for three nights only at the Renberg Theatre on April 1, 2 and 3. (more...)

The Onyx to Continue 10th Anniversary Season with SORDID LIVESThe Onyx to Continue 10th Anniversary Season with SORDID LIVES
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2016

The Onyx continues its Tenth Anniversary Season with Sordid Lives, a black comedy about white trash, written by Del Shores and directed by Producing Director Troy Heard. (more...)

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