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Date Of Birth:
August 01, 1929
Date Of Death:
September 20, 1987 (58)
Birth Place:
New York, NY, USA
Gender: Male
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Michael Stewart News

Date of Birth: August 01, 1929
Date of Death: September 20, 1987 (58)
Birth Place: New York, NY, USA
Gender: Male
Everything is Rosie: J.Lo Dishes on BYE, BYE BIRDIE LIVE!Everything is Rosie: J.Lo Dishes on BYE, BYE BIRDIE LIVE!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

At a recent appearance at a Television Critics Association winter press tour, Jennifer Lopez dished on her upcoming television musical debut, Bye, Bye Birdie. (more...)

 San Francisco Arts Education Project presents CARNIVAL San Francisco Arts Education Project presents CARNIVAL
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Emily Keeler, San Francisco Arts Education's Artistic Director, announced today that the San Francisco Arts Education Project's 2017 production is the classic Broadway musical Carnival, which introduced the song "Love Makes the World Go 'Round." A troupe of 43 young people, ages 9 to 14, revive this Broadway musical gem from 1961 with a book by Michael Stewart (Bye Bye Birdie, Hello, Dolly!, 42nd Street) and a score by Bob Merrill (Funny Girl, Sugar) and based on the 1953 film Lili starring Leslie Caron. (more...)

Broadway Classic MACK & MABEL Comes to the SecondStory StageBroadway Classic MACK & MABEL Comes to the SecondStory Stage
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2017

Mack and Mabel is a musical with a book by Michael Stewart and music and lyrics by Jerry Herman. The plot involves the tumultuous romantic relationship between Hollywood director Mack Sennett and Mabel Normand (transformed from an artist's model to a waitress from Flatbush, Brooklyn for the musical), who became one of his biggest stars. (more...)

BYE BYE BIRDIE's Dick Gautier Dies at 85BYE BYE BIRDIE's Dick Gautier Dies at 85
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2017

According to Deadline, Dick Gautier, star of BYE BYE BIRDIE and television's GET SMART, passed away on January 13. He was 85. Gautier's wife, Tess Thompson, reportedly announced the actor's passing with a brief Facebook post. (more...)

HELLO, DOLLY!, Starring Bette Midler, Adds Two Shows on BroadwayHELLO, DOLLY!, Starring Bette Midler, Adds Two Shows on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

Producer Scott Rudin announced today that the upcoming revival of Michael Stewart and Jerry Herman's masterpiece Hello, Dolly!, starring legendary performer Bette Midler, has managed to squeeze two additional performances into its playing schedule to help accommodate the incredible demand for tickets. (more...)

Up on the Marquee: HELLO, DOLLY!, Starring Bette Midler!Up on the Marquee: HELLO, DOLLY!, Starring Bette Midler!
by Walter McBride - Jan 6, 2017

Directed by four-time Tony Award® winner Jerry Zaks and choreographed by Tony Award winner Warren Carlyle, Hello, Dolly! will begin performances at Broadway's Shubert Theatre (225 West 44th Street) on March 15, 2017, with an official opening night of April 20, 2017. Check out photos of the marquee below! (more...)

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, MAMMIA MIA! Among First-Ever Broadway Series at FoxwoodsJESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, MAMMIA MIA! Among First-Ever Broadway Series at Foxwoods
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2017

Foxwoods Resort Casino turns 25 Years Proud this February, and the year-long celebration will present world-class entertainment that now includes, for the first time in Foxwoods' history, four multi-show performances of Broadway classics. (more...)

Kick off the New Year with 42ND STREET at the Schuster!Kick off the New Year with 42ND STREET at the Schuster!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

Victoria Theatre Association the Premier Health Broadway presentation of the quintessential backstage musical comedy classic 42ND STREET! The Tony Award©-winning show takes the Mead Theater stage at The Benjamin & Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center with a sparkling new production Jan. 10-15! (more...)

Gavin Creel Talks Upcoming Role and Activism Ahead of Florida ConcertGavin Creel Talks Upcoming Role and Activism Ahead of Florida Concert
by BWW News Desk - Dec 26, 2016

For the first time since 2011, Gavin Creel is headed to South Florida later this week with Seth Rudetsky to open the third season of Parker Playhouse's Broadway Concert Series. Ahead of the performance, he sat down with the Miami Herald to talk about his career, the current state of the country, and where he sees his role in future activist efforts. (more...)

Bette Midler Talks HELLO DOLLY! Broadway Revival: 'It's A Tall Order!'Bette Midler Talks HELLO DOLLY! Broadway Revival: 'It's A Tall Order!'
by TV News Desk - Dec 19, 2016

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Clara Cox and Matthew Taylor to Tap Dance Across the U.S. in 42ND STREET; Tour Dates Announced!Clara Cox and Matthew Taylor to Tap Dance Across the U.S. in 42ND STREET; Tour Dates Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2016

The quintessential backstage musical comedy 42nd STREET kicks off a 16-week national tour this December, tap dancing its way through more than 50 cities across the United States. (more...)

Florida Studio Theatre Presents STALKING THE BOGEYMANFlorida Studio Theatre Presents STALKING THE BOGEYMAN
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2016

FST's Stage III series opens with Stalking The Bogeyman, adapted by Markus Potter and David Holthouse. Based on true events, this chilling drama is the first production in the return of Florida Studio Theatre's Stage III Series. (more...)

VIDEO: NBC Promos Next Live Musical BYE BYE BIRDIE, Starring Jennifer LopezVIDEO: NBC Promos Next Live Musical BYE BYE BIRDIE, Starring Jennifer Lopez
by TV News Desk - Dec 7, 2016

NBC released a first promo for its next live musical BYE BYE BIRDIE during tonight's broadcast of HAIRSPRAY LIVE! Check it out below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Bette Midler Talks DOLLY, HOCUS POCUS, and More on NBC's TODAY!STAGE TUBE: Bette Midler Talks DOLLY, HOCUS POCUS, and More on NBC's TODAY!
by Stage Tube - Dec 4, 2016

Rehearsals may not start until January, but Bette Midler is already hard at work preparing for her return to Broadway. 'I'm excited, I'm unnerved, I'm utterly game. I love the character, I know the score, I'm learning the dances,' the icon told NBC Today on Sunday morning. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Bette Midler Chats Broadway's HELLO DOLLY on NBC's Today, 12/4VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Bette Midler Chats Broadway's HELLO DOLLY on NBC's Today, 12/4
by TV News Desk - Dec 2, 2016

The December 4th edition of 'Sunday TODAY with Willie Geist will feature a special profile on Bette Midler in which she talks about her return to Broadway in HELLO DOLLY! this Spring. (more...)

Tickets on Sale Soon for Shea's Buffalo Theatre's 2016-17 Season with LITTLE MERMAID and MoreTickets on Sale Soon for Shea's Buffalo Theatre's 2016-17 Season with LITTLE MERMAID and More
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

Shea's Buffalo Theatre has announced its 2016-17 lineup. Gift certificates are on sale now. Scroll down for details! (more...)

BWW REVIEW: The Heartbreaking Adaptation Of The True Story of Mabel Normand and Mack Sennett Plays Out In MACK & MABELBWW REVIEW: The Heartbreaking Adaptation Of The True Story of Mabel Normand and Mack Sennett Plays Out In MACK & MABEL
by Jade Kops - Nov 24, 2016

Trevor Ashley returns to Hayes Theatre, this time to direct Jerry Herman (Music) and Michael Stewart's (Book) a moving MACK & MABEL. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Boston - Week of 11/06/2016Now Playing Onstage in Boston - Week of 11/06/2016
by BWW - Nov 6, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 11/06/2016 for Boston (more...)

42ND STREET Opens this Weekend at The Heights Players42ND STREET Opens this Weekend at The Heights Players
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2016

The Heights Players is proud to present its first musical of its 61st season - the classic, quintessential backstage musical comedy, 42nd Street. This song-and-dance fable of Broadway with an American Dream story is the perfect ticket as the holiday season, and chilly weather, approaches. 42nd Street opens on November 4th and runs through November 20th. (more...)

42ND STREET to Bring Classic Musical Comedy to the Van Wezel42ND STREET to Bring Classic Musical Comedy to the Van Wezel
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2016

The dazzling stage extravaganza 42ND Street dances back to the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall on Friday, December 30 at 8PM. (more...)

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