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Date of Birth: January 12, 1960 (56)
Birth Place: Windsor, ON, CANADA
Gender: Male
LOOKING's Frankie J. Alvarez Among Lineup for The 52nd Street Project's HERE. ME. NOW. This MonthLOOKING's Frankie J. Alvarez Among Lineup for The 52nd Street Project's HERE. ME. NOW. This Month
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2015

The 52nd Street Project makes a difference in the lives of Hell's Kitchen (Clinton) kids by pairing them with theater professionals who mentor them through the creation of original theater. For its One-on-One series, the its cornerstone acting program, the Project takes a group of ten kids out of town to a country retreat for a week in the summer. Each child is assigned a playwright who is charged to write a musical specifically for that child. The shows are rehearsed over the course of the week and performed informally for the community in the retreat setting. Upon returning to Manhattan, the plays are performed at the Project's Five Angels Theater (789 Tenth Avenue, 2nd floor, NYC), supported by professional designers and crews who volunteer their services. (more...)

Scoop: MODERN FAMILY on ABC - Tonight, August 12, 2015Scoop: MODERN FAMILY on ABC - Tonight, August 12, 2015
by TV Scoop - Aug 12, 2015

Get all the scoop on MODERN FAMILY, airing on ABC tonight, August 12, 2015! (more...)

ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY's Peter Gallagher to Practice Law in THE GOOD WIFEON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY's Peter Gallagher to Practice Law in THE GOOD WIFE
by TV News Desk - Aug 7, 2015

ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY star Peter Gallagher is going into law. (more...)


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LOOKING's Frankie J. Alvarez Among Lineup for The 52nd Street Project's HERE. ME. NOW. This MonthLOOKING's Frankie J. Alvarez Among Lineup for The 52nd Street Project's HERE. ME. NOW. This Month
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2015

The 52nd Street Project makes a difference in the lives of Hell's Kitchen (Clinton) kids by pairing them with theater professionals who mentor them through the creation of original theater. For its One-on-One series, the its cornerstone acting program, the Project takes a group of ten kids out of town to a country retreat for a week in the summer. Each child is assigned a playwright who is charged to write a musical specifically for that child. The shows are rehearsed over the course of the week and performed informally for the community in the retreat setting. Upon returning to Manhattan, the plays are performed at the Project's Five Angels Theater (789 Tenth Avenue, 2nd floor, NYC), supported by professional designers and crews who volunteer their services. (more...)

English Touring Opera Announces Complete Schedule for Upcoming Autumn SeasonEnglish Touring Opera Announces Complete Schedule for Upcoming Autumn Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2015

English Touring Opera's Autumn 2015 season, touring England this October and November, features three classics of French opera. (more...)

Scoop: MODERN FAMILY on ABC - Wednesday, August 12, 2015Scoop: MODERN FAMILY on ABC - Wednesday, August 12, 2015
by - Jul 27, 2015

Get all the scoop on MODERN FAMILY, airing on ABC on Wednesday, August 12, 2015! (more...)

VIDEO: Sean Hayes & Scott Icenogle Celebrate Marriage Equality Ruling with Joyous Facebook VideoVIDEO: Sean Hayes & Scott Icenogle Celebrate Marriage Equality Ruling with Joyous Facebook Video
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 26, 2015

Sean Hayes and husband Scott Icenogle celebrated today's Supreme Court ruling on Marriage Equality with a joyous new Facebook video to the tune of 'Fit as a Fiddle.' (more...)

Photo Coverage: SHINING CITY Opens at Barrington Stage CompanyPhoto Coverage: SHINING CITY Opens at Barrington Stage Company
by Stephen Sorokoff - Jun 22, 2015

Barrington Stage Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd and Managing Director Tristan Wilson,  presented Conor McPherson's Shining City which runs from June 18 to July 11. BroadwayWorld was at opening night. (more...)

Tony Winner Faith Prince Comes to Feinstein's at the Nikko This WeekendTony Winner Faith Prince Comes to Feinstein's at the Nikko This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2015

Hotel Nikko San Francisco and Michael Feinstein announced today that Tony Award-winning actress, Faith Prince, will bring her acclaimed show, Have a Little Faith, to Feinstein's at the Nikko for two performances only - tonight, June 19 (8 p.m.) and Saturday, June 20 (7 p.m.). Have a Little Faith features a 'smorgasbord' of Faith Prince: past, present and future. From her memorable Broadway triumphs to tales and songs from her early Off-Broadway gems to her latest Broadway roles, the evening sparkles with doses of Faith's quirky trademark humor as well as touching moments filled with pathos. As hostess of this musical evening, Faith Prince guarantees that the best is yet to come! Tickets for Faith Prince range in price from $40-$55 and are available by calling 866-663-1063 or visiting www.ticketweb.com. (more...)

Barrington Stage's SHINING CITY Begins TomorrowBarrington Stage's SHINING CITY Begins Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2015

Barrington Stage Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd and Managing Director Tristan Wilson, will present Conor McPherson's Shining City from June 18 to July 11 with a press opening Sunday, June 21 at 3pm. (more...)

MAN OF LA MANCHA, VEILS, BUTLER and More Set for Barrington Stage's 2015 SeasonMAN OF LA MANCHA, VEILS, BUTLER and More Set for Barrington Stage's 2015 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2015

At a press conference held at Barrington Stage Company's Boyd-Quinson Mainstage, Artistic Director Julianne Boyd announced the theatre's 2015 season of musicals and plays that will take place in Downtown Pittsfield in the Boyd-Quinson Mainstage, St. Germain Stage and Youth Theatre venues. (more...)

Colin Donnell Boards NBC's CHICAGO MEDColin Donnell Boards NBC's CHICAGO MED
by TV News Desk - May 29, 2015

According to Deadline, Broadway vet Colin Donnell has signed on for NBC's upcoming CHICAGO MED as a series regular. He joins Oliver Platt, S. Epatha Merkerson, Laurie Holden, Nick Gehlfuss and Yaya Dacosta in the CHICAGO FIRE spinoff. (more...)

Photo Flash: Tina Brown, Helen Mirren and More Celebrate Tony Nominee Stephen DaldryPhoto Flash: Tina Brown, Helen Mirren and More Celebrate Tony Nominee Stephen Daldry
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2015

Tina Brown, Diane von Furstenberg and Pamela Thomas-Graham celebrated Broadway director Stephen Daldry at Barbetta Restaurant (321 West 46th Street) today, May 28th. Daldry has just been nominated for a Tony Award for Best Direction in a Play for SKYLIGHT, starring Bill Nighy and Carey Mulligan. Scroll down for photos from the festivities! (more...)

HBO to Debut BESSIE, Starring Queen Latifah, TodayHBO to Debut BESSIE, Starring Queen Latifah, Today
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2015

?Oscar® nominee Queen Latifah ("Chicago") stars as legendary blues singer Bessie Smith in the HBO Films drama BESSIE, directed by acclaimed filmmaker Dee Rees ("Pariah") from a screenplay by Dee Rees and Christopher Cleveland & Bettina Gilois. (more...)

HBO Films to Debut BESSIE Starring Queen Latifah, TodayHBO Films to Debut BESSIE Starring Queen Latifah, Today
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2015

?HBO has confirmed the debut date for BESSIE, with the HBO Films presentation scheduled to debut SATURDAY, MAY 16 at 8:00 p.m. (ET/PT) on HBO. (more...)

VIDEO: Queen Latifah Talks Singing the Blues in HBO's BESSIEVIDEO: Queen Latifah Talks Singing the Blues in HBO's BESSIE
by TV News Desk - May 14, 2015

Queen Latifah sings the blude in her new film BESSIE. The multi-talented actress and singer, who produced and stars in the new HBO film, stopped by ABC's Good Morning America to talk about the film. (more...)

Neil Patrick Harris, THE WIZ LIVE Among NBC's 2015-16 Primetime; Full Lineup Announced!Neil Patrick Harris, THE WIZ LIVE Among NBC's 2015-16 Primetime; Full Lineup Announced!
by TV News Desk - May 11, 2015

As it closes in on its second consecutive season-long victory in the key adult 18-49 demographic, NBC unveils a new 2015-16 primetime schedule that combines popular returning series, edge-of-your-seat new dramas, inventive new comedies and season nine of the Emmy Award-winning musical competition series 'The Voice.' (more...)

HEROES REBORN, Neil Patrick Harris Variety Show, and More Headline NBC'S 2015-16 SeasonHEROES REBORN, Neil Patrick Harris Variety Show, and More Headline NBC'S 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2015

As it closes in on its second consecutive season-long victory in the key adult 18-49 demographic, NBC unveils a new 2015-16 primetime schedule that combines popular returning series, edge-of-your-seat new dramas, inventive new comedies and season nine of the Emmy Award-winning musical competition series “The Voice.” (more...)

VIDEO: Sean Hayes & Scott Icenogle Honor Moms in LunchMoney Lewis Lip Sync!VIDEO: Sean Hayes & Scott Icenogle Honor Moms in LunchMoney Lewis Lip Sync!
by Caryn Robbins - May 6, 2015

Sean Hayes and his husband, Scott Icenogle, have shared another lip-sync video, this time in honor of Mother's Day. (more...)

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