Michele Lee News

Date of Birth: July 24, 1942 (74)
Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA, USA
Gender: Female
Remembering Beth Howland in LI'L ABNER, COMPANY and on The Tony AwardsRemembering Beth Howland in LI'L ABNER, COMPANY and on The Tony Awards
by Michael Dale - May 25, 2016

Before playing the ultimate nervous bride in COMPANY, Howland was an ensemble member of several Broadway musicals. (more...)

Photo Coverage: There's Nobody Like Chita! Broadway Legend Makes Long-Awaited Cafe Carlyle DebutPhoto Coverage: There's Nobody Like Chita! Broadway Legend Makes Long-Awaited Cafe Carlyle Debut
by Stephen Sorokoff - Apr 20, 2016

Broadway legend Chita Rivera made her Cafe Carlyle just last night with An Evening of My Favorite Songs, an engagement that was postponed earlier this year due to an injury. Now she's ready to take the stage for a two-week engagement, through April 30. BroadwayWorld brings you a look inside her first performance below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Behind the Scene of HAZEL's Opening Night at Drury Lane TheatrePhoto Coverage: Behind the Scene of HAZEL's Opening Night at Drury Lane Theatre
by Stephen Sorokoff - Apr 8, 2016

Drury Lane Theatre opens its 2016-2017 season with the World Premiere musical comedy Hazel, A Musical Maid in America, based on the character from the Saturday Evening Post cartoon by Ted Key and the 1960s TV comedy series starring Shirley Booth. Hazel features a book by Lissa Levin, music by Ron Abel, and lyrics by Chuck Steffan. This new musical is directed and choreographed by Tony nominee and Emmy Award winner Joshua Bergasse with musical direction by Roberta Duchak. Hazel through May 29, 2016 at Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace. BroadwayWorld was on hand for opening night - check out more photos below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of HAZEL, Starring Klea Blackhurst, at Drury Lane TheatrePhoto Coverage: Inside Opening Night of HAZEL, Starring Klea Blackhurst, at Drury Lane Theatre
by Stephen Sorokoff - Apr 7, 2016

Drury Lane Theatre opens its 2016-2017 season with the World Premiere musical comedy Hazel, A Musical Maid in America, based on the character from the Saturday Evening Post cartoon by Ted Key and the 1960s TV comedy series starring Shirley Booth. Hazel features a book by Lissa Levin, music by Ron Abel, and lyrics by Chuck Steffan. This new musical is directed and choreographed by Tony nominee and Emmy Award winner Joshua Bergasse with musical direction by Roberta Duchak. Hazel through May 29, 2016 at Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace. BroadwayWorld was on hand for opening night - check out photos below! (more...)

Michele Lee on Ken Howard: 'He Was Always There For Me To Lean On'Michele Lee on Ken Howard: 'He Was Always There For Me To Lean On'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2016

 Kenneth Joseph 'Ken' Howard, Jr., a Tony and Emmy Award-winning actor and president of the performers union SAG-AFTRA died today at his home near Los Angeles. He was 71. (more...)

2016 MAC Award Nominees Announced; Ceremony Set for BB King's Next Month!2016 MAC Award Nominees Announced; Ceremony Set for BB King's Next Month!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2016

The Manhattan Association of Cabarets & Clubs has just announced the 2016 MAC Award nominees and complete list of honorees for the 30th Annual MAC Awards. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Aaron Tveit Channels Glinda for Newest Installment of WICKED's #OutofOz Series!STAGE TUBE: Aaron Tveit Channels Glinda for Newest Installment of WICKED's #OutofOz Series!
by Stage Tube - Jan 27, 2016

As previously reported, Broadway blockbuster Wicked has launched the new studio session video series, OUT OF OZ, featuring former and current stars of the hit musical performing reimagined versions of songs from Stephen Schwartz's beloved score. The next installment is here at last and Aaron Tveit is taking on Glinda's iconic 'Popular.' Check it out below! Be sure to also check out 'Defying Gravity' and 'I'm Not That Girl'. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Aaron Tveit Teases WICKED's Next Out Of Oz Video!STAGE TUBE: Aaron Tveit Teases WICKED's Next Out Of Oz Video!
by Stage Tube - Jan 26, 2016

As previously reported, Broadway blockbuster Wicked has launched the new studio session video series, OUT OF OZ, featuring former and current stars of the hit musical performing reimagined versions of songs from Stephen Schwartz's beloved score. The next installment is on its way, according to a recent tease from Aaron Tveit, and by the sounds of the first notes, we have an idea of what it might be! (more...)

Scoop: WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE!  1/25 - 128 on BravoScoop: WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE! 1/25 - 128 on Bravo
by TV Scoop - Jan 25, 2016

Get all the scoop on WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE! 1/25 - 128, airing on Bravo (more...)

Scoop: WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE!  1/24 - 1/28 on BRAVOScoop: WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE! 1/24 - 1/28 on BRAVO
by TV Scoop - Jan 20, 2016

Get all the scoop on WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE! 1/24 - 1/28, airing on BRAVO (more...)

Photo Coverage: MAURICE HINES TAPPIN' THRU LIFE Celebrates Opening Night!Photo Coverage: MAURICE HINES TAPPIN' THRU LIFE Celebrates Opening Night!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jan 12, 2016

He's going to put a smile on your face and song in your heart. MAURICE HINES TAPPIN' THRU LIFE is a swinging, song and dance musical that celebrates the astonishing showmanship of one of the last great tap dancers of a by-gone era still working today and whose collaborators were a jaw-dropping, who's who of theatre, music, film and television. Co-starring the fierce tap dancing Manzari brothers and the all female vivacious Diva Jazz Orchestra, the show is directed by Jeff Calhoun (Newsies, Deaf West's Big River, Grease). Performances began December 23rd at New World Stages (340 W. 50th Street), and opened just last night, January 11th. Check out photos from the big night below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Watch Clips from This Month's ROW J, Featuring FIDDLER Cast, Annaleigh Ashford & MoreSTAGE TUBE: Watch Clips from This Month's ROW J, Featuring FIDDLER Cast, Annaleigh Ashford & More
by Stage Tube - Jan 7, 2016

The Jewish Channel rings in 2016 with the latest edition of its popular theater­-oriented monthly TV show, ROW J. The show is hosted by TJC correspondent Meredith Ganzman; executive producer is Brian Scott Lipton. Click below to watch clips from this month's edition, featuring Broadway's FIDDLER ON THE ROOF cast and more! (more...)

Danny Burstein, Michele Lee, Tonya Pinkins and More to Appear on ROW J This MonthDanny Burstein, Michele Lee, Tonya Pinkins and More to Appear on ROW J This Month
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2016

The Jewish Channel will ring in 2016 with the latest edition of its popular theater­oriented monthly TV show, ROW J. The show is hosted by TJC correspondent Meredith Ganzman. The executive producer is Brian Scott Lipton. (more...)

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Opening Night, Tony Roberts & More to be Featured on ROW J This MonthFIDDLER ON THE ROOF Opening Night, Tony Roberts & More to be Featured on ROW J This Month
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2016

The Jewish Channel will ring in 2016 with the latest edition of its popular theater­oriented monthly TV show, "Row J". The show is hosted by TJC correspondent Meredith Ganzman. The executive producer is Brian Scott Lipton. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: WICKED's Flying Monkeys Get Engaged on Stage for ChristmasSTAGE TUBE: WICKED's Flying Monkeys Get Engaged on Stage for Christmas
by Stage Tube - Jan 3, 2016

Another showmance has blossomed into a true love story on a Broadway stage. (more...)

DON GRIGWARE Picks The BEST PRODUCTIONS AND PERFORMANCES in LOS ANGELES THEATRE for 2015DON GRIGWARE Picks The BEST PRODUCTIONS AND PERFORMANCES in LOS ANGELES THEATRE for 2015
by Don Grigware - Dec 28, 2015

There are undoubtedly other productions worthy of merit in 2015 which I did not cover. This list is based only on what I saw and reviewed. (alphabetical listings; Equity, Equity-waiver & Non-Equity productions are mixed) (artists performing outside LA may be included in performance categories) No set, costume, or technical awards. I leave that to the bigger awards and to the expertise of those who really know those fields inside out. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Andrea Burns Concludes Run at Feinstein's/54 BelowPhoto Coverage: Andrea Burns Concludes Run at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Stephen Sorokoff - Dec 15, 2015

Michele Lee, Jessica Molaskey, Mandy Gonzalez and Marcy Heisler were among the many Broadway celebrities that were at Feinstein's/54 Below last night for Andrea Burns final night of her successful engagement at Broadway's Supper Club. BroadwayWorld was there. (more...)

Photo Coverage: SiriusXM Radio Hosts Frank Sinatra's 100th Birthday BroadcastPhoto Coverage: SiriusXM Radio Hosts Frank Sinatra's 100th Birthday Broadcast
by Stephen Sorokoff - Dec 13, 2015

SiriusXM hosted a weekend-long celebration of Frank Sinatra's 100th Birthday, which included a live broadcast from Patsy's Italian Restaurant in New York City hosted by Steve Tyrell. Check out BroadwayWorld's coverage of the event below! (more...)

BWW Review: Tom & Mickey Host SINATRA 100 HOLIDAY SPECTACULARBWW Review: Tom & Mickey Host SINATRA 100 HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR
by Marina Kennedy - Dec 13, 2015

New York personalities, style icons and real estate 'superbrokers,' Tom Postillo & Mickey Conlon hosted 'The Sinatra 100 Holiday Spectacular.' (more...)

Photo Coverage: Michael Feinstein, Christine Ebersole & More Take Part in SINATRA 100 Holiday Spectacular!Photo Coverage: Michael Feinstein, Christine Ebersole & More Take Part in SINATRA 100 Holiday Spectacular!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Dec 9, 2015

New York personalities, style icons and real estate 'superbrokers' Tom Postilio & Mickey Conlon just hosted their annual holiday spectacular at the Edison Ball Room, honoring Frank Sinatra for his 100th birthday. The evening also featured special performances with a 16-piece Sinatra 100 Orchestra and a Sinatra memorabilia gallery.  (more...)

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