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Date of Birth: October 13, 1941 (74)
Birth Place: USA
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World Premiere of John Patrick Shanley's PRODIGAL SON Opens Tonight at MTCWorld Premiere of John Patrick Shanley's PRODIGAL SON Opens Tonight at MTC
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2016

Manhattan Theatre Club presents the world premiere of PRODIGAL SON, the new play written and directed by Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winner John Patrick Shanley (Doubt, Outside Mullingar). PRODIGAL SON opens tonight, February 9, at MTC at New York City Center - Stage I. (more...)

BWW Exclusive: New Musicals at 54 Series - Jennifer Ashley Tepper Interviews Hunter Foster and Paul Gordon About SLEEPY HOLLOWBWW Exclusive: New Musicals at 54 Series - Jennifer Ashley Tepper Interviews Hunter Foster and Paul Gordon About SLEEPY HOLLOW
by Jennifer Ashley Tepper - Feb 2, 2016

New Musicals at 54 is a series produced by Feinstein's/ 54 Below Programming Director Jennifer Ashley Tepper. Some of the 10 new and diverse musicals by a selection of today's most talented writers have had out-of-town productions, some have had workshops... now's your chance to be first to see them in NYC! Join us at New Musicals at 54 for one-night-only concerts celebrating each new show with songs, behind-the-scenes stories, and all-star casts! (more...)

MTC Extends World Premiere of John Patrick Shanley's PRODIGAL SONMTC Extends World Premiere of John Patrick Shanley's PRODIGAL SON
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2016

Manhattan Theatre Club announced today it has extended the world premiere of Prodigal Son, the new play written and directed by Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winner John Patrick Shanley (Doubt, Outside Mullingar). (more...)

Photo Flash: Louis CK Drops Surprise Series, HORACE and PETEPhoto Flash: Louis CK Drops Surprise Series, HORACE and PETE
by Sally Henry - Jan 30, 2016

LOUIE fans got quite a surprise today. (more...)

DVR Alert: PBS's American Masters Airs Mike Nichols Documentary TonightDVR Alert: PBS's American Masters Airs Mike Nichols Documentary Tonight
by TV News Desk - Jan 29, 2016

Winner of an Oscar, a Grammy, four Emmys, nine Tonys, three BAFTAs and many other awards, director, actor, writer, producer and comedian Mike Nichols (November 6, 1931 - November 19, 2014) was an artistic trailblazer. As the legendary comedy duo Nichols and May, Nichols and his partner Elaine May revolutionized comedy in the late 1950s and early 1960s. Now, May has directed the first documentary about her former partner, Mike Nichols: American Masters, premiering tonight, January 29, 2016, at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) to launch the 30th anniversary season of THIRTEEN's AMERICAN MASTERS series. (more...)

ole-Bluestone Signs Worldwide Deal with Singer/Songwriter Douglas Makutaole-Bluestone Signs Worldwide Deal with Singer/Songwriter Douglas Makuta
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2016

ole-Bluestone, the music publishing co-venture of ole and super-producer Timbaland, has signed a worldwide administration deal with singer/songwriter Douglas Makuta (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Meryl Streep Pays Tribute to Mike Nichols in Upcoming PBS DocumentaryVIDEO: First Look - Meryl Streep Pays Tribute to Mike Nichols in Upcoming PBS Documentary
by TV News Desk - Jan 28, 2016

In PBS's upcoming AMERICAN MASTERS:MIKE NICHOLS documentary, airing Friday, January 29th, Oscar winner Meryl Streep recalls working with the acclaimed director. (more...)

GORDON LIGHTFOOT Coming To The Washington PavilionGORDON LIGHTFOOT Coming To The Washington Pavilion
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2016

After 50+ years of hit song making and international album sales well into the multi-millions, esteemed musician, Gordon Lightfoot brings his "50 Years of Highway Tour" to the Mary W. Sommervold Hall at the Washington Pavilion on June 26 at 8p.m. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Matthew Broderick & More in AMERICAN MASTERS Mike Nichols DocumentaryVIDEO: First Look - Matthew Broderick & More in AMERICAN MASTERS Mike Nichols Documentary
by TV News Desk - Jan 26, 2016

Below, watch clips from the documentary including Alec Baldwin, Neil Simon, Matthew Broderick, Nathan Lane and Frank Langella remembering Mike Nichols' famous laugh and Dustin Hoffman and Paul Simon sharing stories about The Graduate. (more...)

Audra McDonald, Jane Krakowski & More Set for Lorne Michaels TributeAudra McDonald, Jane Krakowski & More Set for Lorne Michaels Tribute
by TV News Desk - Jan 26, 2016

SNL alum Tina Fey and husband Jeff Richmond will co-write and co-direct a special tribute to SNL creator Lorne Michaels at Lincoln Center's American Songbook Gala (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at John Patrick Shanley's PRODIGAL SON at Manhattan Theatre ClubPhoto Flash: First Look at John Patrick Shanley's PRODIGAL SON at Manhattan Theatre Club
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2016

Prodigal Son, the new play written and directed by Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winner John Patrick Shanley, is now in previews and will open on Tuesday, February 9 at MTC at New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street). Check out a first look below! (more...)

World Music Institute and Town Hall to Welcome Ladysmith Black Mambazo This FebruaryWorld Music Institute and Town Hall to Welcome Ladysmith Black Mambazo This February
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2016

World Music Institute concludes the inaugural season of its Masters of African Music series on Friday, February 19 at 8:00 p.m. with South Africa's legendary all-male choral group Ladysmith Black Mambazo, marking the group's first Town Hall performance in nearly a decade. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2016

 Lincoln Center's American Songbook series, a perennial highlight of New York City's arts season, is coming to Mesa. For the first time ever, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts has curated an additional American Songbook event, March 3-5, 2016, for Mesa Arts Center's intimate 550-seat Piper Repertory Theater. Performers for the Mesa series include cellist and songwriter Ben Sollee on March 3; vocalist and Orange is the New Black star Lea DeLaria on March 4; and actor/actress and Broadway greats Norm Lewis and Patina Miller in a shared evening on March 5. (more...)

John Patrick Shanley's PRODIGAL SON Begins Previews Tonight at MTCJohn Patrick Shanley's PRODIGAL SON Begins Previews Tonight at MTC
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2016

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of PRODIGAL SON, the new play written and directed by Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winner John Patrick Shanley (Doubt, Outside Mullingar), begins previews tonight, January 19 for a Tuesday, February 9 opening night at MTC at New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street). (more...)

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for the World Premiere of AMERICAN MASTERS: MIKE NICHOLSPhoto Coverage: On the Red Carpet for the World Premiere of AMERICAN MASTERS: MIKE NICHOLS
by Walter McBride - Jan 12, 2016

Winner of an Oscar, a Grammy, four Emmys, nine Tonys, three BAFTAs and many other awards, director, actor, writer, producer and comedian Mike Nichols (November 6, 1931 - November 19, 2014) was an artistic trailblazer. As the legendary comedy duo Nichols and May, Nichols and his partner Elaine May revolutionized comedy in the late 1950s and early 1960s. Now, May has directed the first documentary about her former partner, Mike Nichols: American Masters, premiering Friday, January 29, 2016, at 9 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) to launch the 30th anniversary season of THIRTEEN's AMERICAN MASTERS series. BroadwayWorld was there for the NYC premiere and you can check out photos below! (more...)

John Dennis Releases 'Eternity's Tree'John Dennis Releases 'Eternity's Tree'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2016

From Freeburg, Illinois to Nashville, Tennessee folk singer John Dennis is releasing his album, Eternity's Tree. With clear influences such as Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, and Paul Simon, unique vocals and imagery earn John his own distinction. (more...)

Dion Returning to The Orleans Showroom, 3/25-26Dion Returning to The Orleans Showroom, 3/25-26
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2016

 Known for incorporating elements of doo-wop, rhythm and blues, pop and rock into his music, Dion DiMucci, also known as Dion, returns to The Orleans Showroom Mar. 25 and 26. (more...)

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Dion to Return to The Orleans Showroom, 1/5-6Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Dion to Return to The Orleans Showroom, 1/5-6
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2016

Known for incorporating elements of doo-wop, rhythm and blues, pop and rock into his music, Dion DiMucci, also known as Dion, returns to The Orleans Showroom Feb. 5-6. One of the most popular American rock 'n' roll performers of the pre-British Invasion era, Dion charted more than a dozen top-40 hits in the late 1950s and early 1960s. (more...)

AMERICAN SONGBOOK AT NJPAC to Premiere Third Season on NJTV, 1/6AMERICAN SONGBOOK AT NJPAC to Premiere Third Season on NJTV, 1/6
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2015

NJTV, New Jersey's public television network, and the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) announced that the 3rd Season of the award-winning American Songbook at NJPAC series will be broadcast on NJTV beginning January 6, 2016 (check local listings). (more...)

Rehearsals Begin for John Patrick Shanley's PRODIGAL SON at MTCRehearsals Begin for John Patrick Shanley's PRODIGAL SON at MTC
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2015

Rehearsals begin today for Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of Prodigal Son, the new play written and directed by Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winner John Patrick Shanley (Doubt, Outside Mullingar). (more...)

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