Liz Smith News

Adam Riches Stars in COACH COACH at Soho TheatreAdam Riches Stars in COACH COACH at Soho Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2016

After a host of critically acclaimed one-man shows, the 2011 Foster's Comedy Award Winner arrives back at the Soho Theatre with a ten strong cast that is a 'chocolate box of young comedy talent' (The Times)†in his sell-out Edinburgh Fringe hit which makes good on his promise to lasso his audience into a bold new direction.†Coach Coach†tells the story of the ultimate High School Sports Coach desperately trying to steer his team of losers to glory against their arch rivals in the final of the Yakult Cup. The sport? A version of fellow comedian Marek Larwood's actual sport, Volfsball, a Health and Safety friendly version of Basketball played in extremely close proximity to the 140 strong audience in the Soho Main Space. (more...)

John Cariani, Mary Testa, Max von Essen and More Set for Transport Group's GIMME A BREAK! GalaJohn Cariani, Mary Testa, Max von Essen and More Set for Transport Group's GIMME A BREAK! Gala
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2016

Just in, multiple-time Tony and Drama Desk nominees Kate Baldwin, John Cariani, Marc Kudisch, Julia Murney, Mary Testa, Max von Essen, will be some of the performers at Transport Group's annual gala, 'Gimme a Break!' on March 7, 2016. (more...)

Transport Group to Host 'Gimme a Break!' Benefit in MarchTransport Group to Host 'Gimme a Break!' Benefit in March
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2016

Transport Group, the Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle, and OBIE Award-winning theatre company, has announced its annual gala Gimme a Break!, and will honor 5-Time Tony nominee Michael John LaChiusa and TheaterMania.com and its CEO Gretchen Shugart, on Monday, March 7, 2016 at the New York Times Center, 242 West 41st Street with the Transporting American Theatre Award for their significant contributions to the American Theatre.† (more...)

National Portrait Gallery to Display GIACOMETTI: PURE PRESENCE, 1/7National Portrait Gallery to Display GIACOMETTI: PURE PRESENCE, 1/7
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2016

Students from two south London schools are to show their newly created portraits at the National Portrait Gallery at a special private view on Thursday 7 January 2016. Inspired by the Gallery's current critically acclaimed exhibition†Giacometti: Pure Presence,†the portraits are the result of†a creative†workshop collaboration between the Gallery and Oak Lodge School for students with hearing, speech, language and communication needs in†Wandsworth, and Drumbeat School and Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) Service in†Brockley. (more...)

Seth Sikes to Sing Songs of Liza Minnelli at Feinstein's/54 Below, 3/12Seth Sikes to Sing Songs of Liza Minnelli at Feinstein's/54 Below, 3/12
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2016

Seth Sikes, of whom NY Arts Review said, "may well be one of the saviors of the Great American Songbook" will return to FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW on Saturday, March 12th at 9:30PM (EST) in a brand new show. Seth Sikes Sings Liza Minnelli, an evening of Minnelli's most popular songs will be performed on the legendary entertainer's 70th birthday. (more...)

Lena Hall, SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED & More Set for Feinstein's/54 Below This WeekLena Hall, SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED & More Set for Feinstein's/54 Below This Week
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2015

This week†FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond.†To purchase tickets or for more information, visitwww.54Below.com/Feinsteins†or call†(646) 476-3551. (more...)

National Portrait Gallery Uncovers New Research Regarding Pioneer Victorian MedicsNational Portrait Gallery Uncovers New Research Regarding Pioneer Victorian Medics
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2015

New research into the medics of the later Victorian era, who pioneered social reform and made life-saving advances and discoveries in the diagnosis and cure of illness, has been published for the first time on the National Portrait Gallery's website.† (more...)

Seth Sikes Returning to Feinstein's/54 Below, 11/24Seth Sikes Returning to Feinstein's/54 Below, 11/24
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2015

After selling out his five previous appearances Seth Sikes, of whom NY Arts Review said, "may well be one of the saviors of the Great American Songbook" will return to FEINSTEIN'S/54BELOW on Tuesday, November 24th at 9:30PM (EST) to perform his critically-acclaimed show "Seth Sikes Sings Mostly Judy Garland," an evening of Garland's most popular songs with several new arrangements. (more...)

Seth Sikes Returning to 54 Below, TodaySeth Sikes Returning to 54 Below, Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2015

Seth Sikes, of whom NY Arts Review said, "may well be one of the saviors of the Great American Songbook," will return to 54 BELOW today, September 18that 9:30PM (EST) to perform a revamped version of his critically-acclaimed show Seth Sikes Sings Judy Garland, an evening of Garland's most popular songs with several new arrangements. Sikes returns to 54 Below after four previous sold-out appearances. (more...)

Will Swenson, Seth Sikes & More Set for 54 Below This WeekWill Swenson, Seth Sikes & More Set for 54 Below This Week
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2015

This week†54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond.†To purchase tickets or for more information, visitwww.54Below.com†or call†(646) 476-3551. (more...)

Linda Lavin, Will Swenson and More Set for 54 Below This MonthLinda Lavin, Will Swenson and More Set for 54 Below This Month
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2015

This September,†54 BELOW†presents an exciting lineup of the brightest talent from Broadway and beyond. Located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th†Street. (more...)

Cast Announced for Maltby & Shire's CLOSER THAN EVER at WPPACCast Announced for Maltby & Shire's CLOSER THAN EVER at WPPAC
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2015

A riveting song cycle exploring the everyday struggles of love in the modern world. (more...)

TARZAN, 'LITTLE SHOP' & More Set for White Plains Performing Arts Center's Fall SeasonTARZAN, 'LITTLE SHOP' & More Set for White Plains Performing Arts Center's Fall Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2015

The White Plains Performing Arts Center (WPPAC) is proud to announce an exciting Fall Season. All performances are at the White Plains theatre, located on the third level of City Center off Mamaroneck Avenue and Main Street in downtown White Plains. (more...)

Photo Flash: Remembering Arnold ScaasiPhoto Flash: Remembering Arnold Scaasi
by Walter McBride - Aug 5, 2015

Arnold Scaasi, Canadian fashion designer who created ensembles for the rich and famous, died yesterday, August 4, 2015. He was 85. Scaasi crafted one of his most recognized, and perhaps infamous, outfits for stage and screen star Barbra Streisand. She wore it to the 1969 Academy Awards, where she won the Oscar for her performance in the film FUNNY GIRL. We remember the iconic fashion designer below: (more...)

Tony Nominee Sam Harris Set for Provincetown's Broadway Series This WeekendTony Nominee Sam Harris Set for Provincetown's Broadway Series This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2015

Sam Harris, starred on Broadway in The Producers, Grease and The Life. He was also the first ever Grand Champion of TV's Star Search, and joins the star-studded lineup of Broadway @ The Art House this weekend, July 24 & 25 for two shows only at 7PM. (more...)

Tony Nominee Sam Harris Set for Provincetown's Broadway Series, 7/24-25Tony Nominee Sam Harris Set for Provincetown's Broadway Series, 7/24-25
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2015

Sam Harris, starred on Broadway in The Producers, Grease and The Life. He was also the first ever Grand Champion of TV's Star Search, and joins the star-studded lineup of Broadway @ The Art House on July 24 & 25 for two shows only at 7PM. This will be the first time that Harris is paired with Sirius XM Radio's Seth Rudetsky as interviewer and pianist. Given the pair have known each other for twenty years since the Broadway revival of Grease, the evening should prove to be hilariously entertaining and filled with incredible music. For tickets please visit www.ptownarthouse.com, or call 1-800-838-3006. (more...)

National Portrait Gallery to Display Famous Faces Exhibit, Including Benedict Cumberbatch, Amy Winehouse & MoreNational Portrait Gallery to Display Famous Faces Exhibit, Including Benedict Cumberbatch, Amy Winehouse & More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2015

Benedict Cumberbatch, Amy Winehouse, Alan Bennett and Dame Tessa Jowell are among the famous faces that will go on show in a new display celebrating the London Borough of Camden and the inspirational figures that have lived, worked or studied there, it was announced today. (more...)

Seth Sikes Returning to 54 Below, 9/18Seth Sikes Returning to 54 Below, 9/18
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2015

Seth Sikes, of whom NY Arts Review said, "may well be one of the saviors of the Great American Songbook," will return to 54 BELOW on Friday, September 18that 9:30PM (EST) to perform a revamped version of his critically-acclaimed show Seth Sikes Sings Judy Garland, an evening of Garland's most popular songs with several new arrangements. Sikes returns to 54 Below after four previous sold-out appearances. (more...)

Seth Sikes Celebrates Judy Garland's Birthday at 54 Below TonightSeth Sikes Celebrates Judy Garland's Birthday at 54 Below Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2015

To celebrate Judy Garland's 93rd birthday Seth Sikes will return to 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, to perform his critically-acclaimed show Seth Sikes Sings Judy Garland, an evening of Garland's most popular songs. Sikes returns to 54 Below after three previous sold-out appearances. (more...)

Trevor McQueen to Join Seth Sikes at 54 Below TomorrowTrevor McQueen to Join Seth Sikes at 54 Below Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2015

Seth Sikes, whose show Seth Sikes Is Still Singing Judy Garland celebrates some of Garland's most popular songs, is returning for a fourth time to 54 Below, after three sold-out concerts, and will welcome popular singer Trevor McQueen to help commemorate Garland's 93rd birthday on Wednesday, June 10th. (more...)

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