Loni Ackerman News

Date of Birth: April 10, 1949 (67)
Birth Place: New York City, NY, USA
Gender: Female
Photo Coverage: Friars Club Celebrates The April Birthdays of Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald and Tito PuentePhoto Coverage: Friars Club Celebrates The April Birthdays of Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald and Tito Puente
by Stephen Sorokoff - Apr 26, 2016

Last night Mercedes Ellington granddaughter of Duke Ellington and president and founder of The Duke Ellington Center For The Arts along with co-producer Judi Marks hosted a Triple Threat musical celebration at the legendary Friars Club.  It was a special evening that featured performances of the music of the three giants of Jazz and BroadwayWorld was there. (more...)

Check Out The Complete Video Playlist For The Hit Concert Series IF IT ONLY EVEN RUNS A MINUTECheck Out The Complete Video Playlist For The Hit Concert Series IF IT ONLY EVEN RUNS A MINUTE
by Michael Dale - Apr 21, 2016

How many of these great songs do you know from underappreciated musicals? (more...)

Broadway's Loni Ackerman Set for Bickford Theatre FundraiserBroadway's Loni Ackerman Set for Bickford Theatre Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2016

? Broadway's Loni Ackerman is set to take her one-woman show to the Bickford stage on Saturday, April 30 at 7:00PM. This annual fundraising event will include great food and beverages, a 50/50 cash raffle, the always popular wine "Cork Pull," and a theatre ticket raffle. (more...)

Cast, Creative Team Set for MY MOTHER, MY SISTER & ME at Morris Museum's Bickford TheatreCast, Creative Team Set for MY MOTHER, MY SISTER & ME at Morris Museum's Bickford Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2016

?The Morris Museum is proud to announce the complete casting for its spring play, My Mother, My Sister & Me. This world premiere stars longtime Broadway favorite Loni Ackerman (Sylvia Fenster). The cast also includes Laura Ekstrand (Arlene Abrams), Stephanie Windland (Robin Abrams), Gary Littman (Danny Abrams), Scott McGowan (Heshy Mankowitz), Ethan Berman (Marco Lopez), and introducing Paris Mercurio as Holly Abrams. My Mother, My Sister & Me was written by former Bronx native and current New Jersey resident, Sherri Heller and will be directed by Eric Hafen, Producing Artistic Director of the Bickford Theatre.  The play will run twelve times at the Bickford Theatre from April 7 through April 24, 2016. (more...)

Loni Ackerman Leads Broadway Hopeful MY MOTHER, MY SISTER & ME Premiere in NJLoni Ackerman Leads Broadway Hopeful MY MOTHER, MY SISTER & ME Premiere in NJ
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2016

On Thursday, April 7, 2016, MY MOTHER, MY SISTER & ME, Sherri Heller's world-class comedy about an indestructible working-class Jewish family in the Bronx, valiantly surviving the Sixties Cultural Revolution, will have its World Premiere at the Bickford Theatre at the Morris Museum (6 Normandy Heights Road, Morristown, NJ). (more...)

Photo Coverage: Oh, What an Afternoon! JERSEY BOYS Celebrates 10 Years on BroadwayPhoto Coverage: Oh, What an Afternoon! JERSEY BOYS Celebrates 10 Years on Broadway
by Heidi Bohnenkamp - Nov 9, 2015

The Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical Jersey Boys officially celebrated 10 record-breaking years on Broadway this weekend at the August Wilson Theatre, and oh, what a celebration it was. Check out photos from the special curtain call and after party below! (more...)

Ellyn Marie Marsh & Daniel Patrick Smith Join BOOKTRESS Offline Launch Party LineupEllyn Marie Marsh & Daniel Patrick Smith Join BOOKTRESS Offline Launch Party Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2015

Ellyn Marie Marsh (KINKY BOOTS, PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT, ENRON), and Daniel Patrick Smith (ELF THE MUSICAL Nat'l Tour) round out the cast of BOOKTRESS Offline: The Official Launch Concert Party. BOOKTRESS LLC has launched - and what better way to kick off the hottest new resource for working actors in NYC?! A launch concert party, of course. (more...)

BOOKTRESS Offline: The Official Launch Concert Party Set for (Le) Poisson Rouge, 10/5BOOKTRESS Offline: The Official Launch Concert Party Set for (Le) Poisson Rouge, 10/5
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2015

BOOKTRESS Offline is a concert party that will make you laugh, maybe make you cry, and take you through the 'booking' stories (and 'almost-booking' stories) of some of the greatest Broadway stars and brightest performers working in New York City.   (more...)

KulturfestNYC Presents ANOTHER HUNDRED YEARS at 54 Below TonightKulturfestNYC Presents ANOTHER HUNDRED YEARS at 54 Below Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2015

54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, and KulturfestNYC present 'Another Hundred Years' tonight, August 5th at 9:30pm. (more...)

Theodore Bikel Tribute Concert Set for 54 Below TonightTheodore Bikel Tribute Concert Set for 54 Below Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2015

54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, and KulturfestNYC, the citywide week-long summer mega-festival that brought in over 50,000 attendees, present 'Another Hundred Years' tonight, August 5th at 9:30pm. (more...)

AMERICAN IDOL & THE VOICE's Jon Peter Lewis Joins Jewish Songwriters 54 Below Tribute TonightAMERICAN IDOL & THE VOICE's Jon Peter Lewis Joins Jewish Songwriters 54 Below Tribute Tonight
by Pat Cerasaro - Aug 5, 2015

A standout from AMERICAN IDOL and THE VOICE joins 54 Below's tribute! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Michelle Veintamilla & Melissa Rose Hirsch Sing 'That's Life' at LADIES OF EVESTAGE TUBE: Michelle Veintamilla & Melissa Rose Hirsch Sing 'That's Life' at LADIES OF EVE
by Stage Tube - Aug 4, 2015

Michelle Veintamilla and Melissa Rose Hirsch performed the SMASH arrangement of 'That's Life' last month at 54 Below as part of 'Ladies of Eve', Check out the video below! (more...)

Donna McKechnie, VILLAIN: DEBLANKS & More Set for 54 Below This WeekDonna McKechnie, VILLAIN: DEBLANKS & More Set for 54 Below This Week
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2015

This week at 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, visit www.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551. (more...)

AMERICAN IDOL & THE VOICE's Jon Peter Lewis Joins Jewish Songwriters 54 Below Tribute, 8/5AMERICAN IDOL & THE VOICE's Jon Peter Lewis Joins Jewish Songwriters 54 Below Tribute, 8/5
by Pat Cerasaro - Jul 31, 2015

A standout from AMERICAN IDOL and THE VOICE joins 54 Below's tribute! (more...)

Alice Ripley, Will Swenson, NEWSIES Reunion & More Set for 54 Below in August & SeptemberAlice Ripley, Will Swenson, NEWSIES Reunion & More Set for 54 Below in August & September
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

This August and 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. For a detailed schedule of upcoming performances at 54 Below and to purchase tickets, visitwww.54Below.com.  (more...)

Theodore Bikel Tribute Concert Set for 54 Below, 8/5Theodore Bikel Tribute Concert Set for 54 Below, 8/5
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2015

54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, and KulturfestNYC, the citywide week-long summer mega-festival that brought in over 50,000 attendees, present "Another Hundred Years" on Wednesday, August 5th at 9:30pm. (more...)

KulturfestNYC to Present ANOTHER HUNDRED YEARS at 54 Below Next MonthKulturfestNYC to Present ANOTHER HUNDRED YEARS at 54 Below Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2015

54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, and KulturfestNYC present 'Another Hundred Years' on Wednesday, August 5th at 9:30pm. (more...)

Charles Busch, Samantha Marie Ware & More Set for 54 Below This WeekCharles Busch, Samantha Marie Ware & More Set for 54 Below This Week
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2015

This week at 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, visit www.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551. (more...)

Broadway at the Cabaret - Top 5 Cabaret Picks for July 20-26, Featuring Clyde Alves, Samantha Marie Ware, and More!Broadway at the Cabaret - Top 5 Cabaret Picks for July 20-26, Featuring Clyde Alves, Samantha Marie Ware, and More!
by Louisa Brady - Jul 19, 2015

Broadway's 40 theatres aren't the only places to catch performances from your favorite stars! Well after Broadway orchestras begin their overtures, ensemble members take their dance breaks, and performers belt out their eleven o'clock numbers, the party continues at various cabaret venues throughout New York City. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you some cabaret highlights for this week as picked by our theatre editors, including: Broadway Song & Dance Man: Clyde Alves at Birdland; Ladies of Eve, Featuring Daisy Eagan, Ellyn Marie Marsh, and More; Mara Wilson & Jenny Jaffe Present: Send in the Clowns; George Abud: Never Been Young with Special Guests Mary Beth Peil & Elizabeth A. Davis; and Samantha Marie Ware, Guest Starring GLEE's Alex Newell. (more...)

LADIES OF EVE Set for 54 Below, 7/20LADIES OF EVE Set for 54 Below, 7/20
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2015

54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Ladies of Eve on July 20th. (more...)

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