Megan Kane News

Jennifer Ashley Tepper Named New Director of Programming at 54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2013

54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, has announced plans to augment its diverse programming with a varied new series of in-house productions including a new interview series, a new musicals-in-concert series (following-up on the success of the club's wildly successful High Fidelity in Concertevent), and a program for new composers. The venue will continue to present its popular Sondheim Unplugged series featuring some of Broadway's brightest stars sharing performances and behind-the-scenes anecdotes from their favorite Sondheim musicals. (more...)

New Musical GOD'S COUNTRY to Open 7/18 at NYMF
by BWW News Desk - Jul 03, 2013

God's Country, an original musical by Erik Johnke (Book and Lyrics) and Elaine Chelton (Music) set in 19th Century New York City, will be presented at the 10th Annual New York Music Theatre Festival (NYMF) for five performances starting on Thursday, July 18, at 9:00 PM, at The Pershing Square Signature Center Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre, 480 West 42nd Street. The musical is directed by Craig J. George and choreographed by Thomas-Sabella Mills. The Music Director is Bryan L. Wade. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Jessica Phillips, Andrea Burns & More Perform in ONCE UPON A TIME IN NYC Concert
by Stage Tube - Feb 04, 2013

For generations, musical theatre writers have come to New York City to change the world. 'Once Upon A Time In New York City' is a concert series about the people who have changed THEM. After a sold-out first edition, the series returned to Joe's Pub yesterday, February 3, and you can check out highlights below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Krysta Rodriguez, Corey Cott & More Perform in ONCE UPON A TIME IN NYC Concert
by Jennifer Broski - Feb 04, 2013

For generations, musical theatre writers have come to New York City to change the world. 'Once Upon A Time In New York City' is a concert series about the people who have changed THEM. After a sold-out first edition, the series returned to Joe's Pub yesterday, February 3, and BroadwayWorld brings you complete concert coverage below! (more...)

Krysta Rodriguez, Corey Cott, Emma Hunton and More Take Part in ONCE UPON A TIME IN NEW YORK CITY Benefit Concert Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 03, 2013

For generations, musical theatre writers have come to New York City to change the world. 'Once Upon A Time In New York City' is a concert series about the people who have changed THEM. After a sold-out first edition, the series returns to Joe's Pub today, February 3 at 7pm. (more...)

Burt Bacharach & Steven Sater Song to Debut at ONCE UPON A TIME IN NEW YORK CITY 2 Benefit at Joe's Pub, Today
by BWW News Desk - Feb 02, 2013

For generations, musical theatre writers have come to New York City to change the world. 'Once Upon A Time In New York City' is a concert series about the people who have changed THEM. After a sold-out first edition, the series returns to Joe's Pub today February 3 at 7pm. (more...)

Burt Bacharach & Steven Sater Song to Debut at ONCE UPON A TIME IN NEW YORK CITY 2 Benefit at Joe's Pub, 2/3
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2013

For generations, musical theatre writers have come to New York City to change the world. 'Once Upon A Time In New York City' is a concert series about the people who have changed THEM. After a sold-out first edition, the series returns to Joe's Pub on Sunday February 3 at 7pm. (more...)

Max Von Essen to Lead Industry Readings of GAY BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2013

Noted Entertainment attorney, Eric S. Goldman, will present two industry readings of Billy Butler's GAY BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN, on Monday, February 4th at 6pm & Tuesday, February 5th at 11am at the 45th Street Theatre, in preparation for a future Off-Broadway run. The readings are produced in association with aka Studio Productions, Louis Hobson and Seattle's Balagan Theatre. The production is directed by award winning director Rachel Klein "the Mistress of the Macabre" (FlavorPill Magazine). Aaron Grant serves as Executive Producer with Kelvin Productions as General Manager. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at iStar Theatre Lab's GAY BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN and VEILS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 02, 2012

The iStar Theatre Lab is currently work shopping two projects selected for the 2012 inaugural theatre lab in New York City: VEILS, a new play by Tom Coash with direction by Camille Saviola, and GAY BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN, a new musical by Billy Butler and Dane Leeman directed by Rachel Klein. Get a first look at the productions in the workshop photos below! (more...)

Ashley Kate Adams, Dan Cooney, and More Announced for GAY BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2012

The iStar Theatre Lab's Producing Artistic Director Tony Spinosa and Managing Director Laura Bultman, announced today announced final casting for Gay Bride of Frankenstein a new musical by Billy Butler and Dane Leeman. The musical which will be directed by 2011 New York Innovative Theatre (IT Award) nominee Rachel Klein is part of iStar Theatre Lab's inaugural season scheduled to take place July 16th through August 5th in New York City. (more...)

Constantine Maroulis, Louis Hobson & Rachel Potter Set for Concert Version of Billy Butlerís GAY BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN, 6/25
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2012

A concert version of Billy Butler's GAY BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN will be performed for ONE NIGHT ONLY, tonight, June 25th at 11:30pm at Joe's Pub at the Public Theater. Composer Billy Butler & his band The Monster Makers are back again at Joe's Pub to celebrate the new EP from the GAY BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN soundtrack. (more...)

Constantine Maroulis, Louis Hobson & Rachel Potter Set for Concert Version of Billy Butlerís GAY BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN 6/25
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2012

A concert version of Billy Butler's GAY BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN will be performed for ONE NIGHT ONLY, Monday, June 25th at 11:30pm at Joe's Pub at the Public Theater. Composer Billy Butler & his band The Monster Makers are back again at Joe's Pub to celebrate the new EP from the GAY BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN soundtrack. (more...)

Constantine Maroulis, Louis Hobson, Rachel Potter, et al. Set for GAY BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN Concert, 6/25
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2012

Composer Billy Butler and his band The Monster Makers are back again at Joe's Pub to celebrate their new EP from the Gay Bride of Frankenstein soundtrack. (more...)

HAIRSPRAY Closes at the Arvada Center 7/17
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2011

The Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities presents HAIRSPRAY, starring Jim J. Bullock. Known for his work on Broadway, Off-Broadway, LA Theater and Television, including the series Too Close for Comfort and The New Hollywood Squares, Jim previously performed the role of Wilbur Turnblad on Broadway. This time Jim takes the Arvada Center stage as the favorite 'Mother of the 50's forced into the 60's', Edna Turnblad. This fully staged regional production of Hairspray closes July 17, 2011. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Eden Lane Chats with HAIRSPRAY Cast!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 07, 2011

The Arvada Center presents the first regional production of 'Hairspray the Musical,' and Eden takes us to the final days of rehearsal to meet two of the stars. Megan Kane plays Tracy Turnblad, and Jim J. Bullock plays Tracy's mother, Edna. PROJECT RUNWAY star Mondo Guerra tells Eden about returning to the Arvada Center as a guest costumer designer for this production. And the Arvada Center Artistic Producer Rod Lansberry shares the experience of doing double duty as the productions director. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Arvada Center's HAIRSPRAY - So Alive!
by Michael Mulhern - Jul 05, 2011

HAIRSPRAY makes its Denver regional debut at the Arvada Center and follows the crazy adventures of Tracy Turnblad, a girl with a big heart, big hair and big dreams of integration! (more...)

Arvada Center Completes Casting for HAIRSPRAY, Opens 6/21
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2011

The Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities has announced Jim J. Bullock will star in the upcoming production of Hairspray. Known for his work on Broadway, Off-Broadway, LA Theater and Television, including the series Too Close for Comfort and The New Hollywood Squares, Jim previously performed the role of Wilbur Turnblad on Broadway. This time Jim takes the Arvada Center stage as the favorite 'Mother of the 50's forced into the 60's', Edna Turnblad. This fully staged regional production of Hairspray opens June 21 and runs through July 17, 2011. (more...)

Arvada Center Completes Casting for HAIRSPRAY, Opens 6/21
by BWW News Desk - May 01, 2011

The Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities has announced Jim J. Bullock will star in the upcoming production of Hairspray. Known for his work on Broadway, Off-Broadway, LA Theater and Television, including the series Too Close for Comfort and The New Hollywood Squares, Jim previously performed the role of Wilbur Turnblad on Broadway. This time Jim takes the Arvada Center stage as the favorite 'Mother of the 50's forced into the 60's', Edna Turnblad. This fully staged regional production of Hairspray opens June 21 and runs through July 17, 2011. (more...)

Broadway Sessions Welcomes Carly Jibson And More 4/21
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2011

Broadway Sessions is thrilled to welcome Carly Jibson, the cast of The Gay Bride of Frankenstein, F. Michael Haynie and Bertha Mason Thursday, April 21st. (more...)

Review - If It Only Even Runs A Minute & Ghetto Klown
by Ben Peltz - Apr 02, 2011

There aren't many concerts around where you can hear a full house go berserk at the promise of hearing Jill Eikenberry sing a number from Onward, Victoria.† Or where the mention of the name Bruce Yeko draws spontaneous applause and the audience enjoys a running gag about Lenny Wolpe. (more...)

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