Rainbow & Stars News

Photo Flash: First Look at Hollis Resnik in Milwaukee Rep's END OF THE RAINBOW
by BWW News Desk - Jan 09, 2014

Milwaukee Repertory Theater continues its 2013/14 Season with a celebrated production of Peter Quilter's End of the Rainbow, a new play with music. The recipient of rave reviews in London, Broadway and L.A. including four Olivier Award nominations and three Tony Award nominations, End of the Rainbow stars 12-time Jeff Award-winning Chicago actress Hollis Resnik as Judy Garland. Resnik will be the first American-born actress to play the role. Joining her are Thomas J. Cox (Anthony), Nicholas Harazin (Mickey) and Rep Associate Artist Jonathan Gillard Daly (Various). Directed by Rep Artistic Director Mark Clements, End of the Rainbow was featured in Time Magazine's 'Top Ten' List and called 'electrifying' by The New York Times. Check out a first look at Resnick in the role below! (more...)

Milwaukee Rep's END OF THE RAINBOW with Hollis Resnik Begins 1/7
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2013

Milwaukee Repertory Theater continues its 2013/14 Season with a celebrated production of Peter Quilter's End of the Rainbow, a new play with music. The recipient of rave reviews in London, Broadway and L.A. including four Olivier Award nominations and three Tony Award nominations, End of the Rainbow stars 12-time Jeff Award-winning Chicago actress Hollis Resnik as Judy Garland. Resnik will be the first American-born actress to play the role. Joining her are Thomas J. Cox (Anthony), Nicholas Harazin (Mickey) and Rep Associate Artist Jonathan Gillard Daly (Various). Directed by Rep Artistic Director Mark Clements, End of the Rainbow was featured in Time Magazine's "Top Ten" List and called "electrifying" by The New York Times. (more...)

Photo Flash: Lorna Luft Brings LORNA'S LIVING ROOM to Broadway at Birdland
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2013

Singer Lorna Luft has been absent from the New York nightclub scene since the closing of Rainbow & Stars at the top of Rockefeller Center, so it was a historic comeback-of-sorts when she returned to town as part of the Broadway at Birdland concert series for two very special nights. Check out photos from the concert below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Canada's THE WIZARD OF OZ in Rehearsal
by Stage Tube - Dec 26, 2012

Producers Bill Kenwright, The Really Useful Group, David Mirvish, Troika Entertainment & Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures will present THE WIZARD OF OZ with an all-Canadian cast for the North American premiere. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Promo Video of Toronto's WIZARD OF OZ
by Stage Tube - Dec 06, 2012

Producers Bill Kenwright, The Really Useful Group, David Mirvish, Troika Entertainment & Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures have announced the all-Canadian cast of the North American premiere of Andrew Lloyd Webber's new stage adaptation of THE WIZARD OF OZ. Check out the promo video below! (more...)

All-Canadian Cast to Lead Toronto's THE WIZARD OF OZ
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2012

Producers Bill Kenwright, The Really Useful Group, David Mirvish, Troika Entertainment & Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures have announced the all-Canadian cast of the North American premiere of Andrew Lloyd Webber's new stage adaptation of THE WIZARD OF OZ. (more...)

Andrew Lloyd Webber Talks OZ, New JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR & More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2011

Celebrated theatre composer Andrew Lloyd Webber recently spoke with The Telegraph about THE WIZARD OF OZ, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, and life after his battle with cancer. (more...)

Photo Coverage: FINIAN'S RAINBOW Cast Celebrates Cast Recording Release
by Brian Estrada - Feb 02, 2010

The PS Classics cast recording of the Broadway revival of Finian's Rainbow was released in stores Tuesday, February 2. To celebrate the CD release, Finian's Rainbow stars Kate Baldwin, Cheyenne Jackson, Christopher Fitzgerald, Jim Norton, Brian Reddy, Terri White and Guy Davis hosted a CD signing for fans. The event featured special, encore performances by Cheyenne Jackson, Kate Baldwin, and Christopher Fitzgerald. BroadwayWorld was there to capture it all. (more...)

FINIAN'S RAINBOW Cast Recording Available in Stores 2/2
by BWW News Desk - Feb 02, 2010

The PS Classics cast recording of the critically-acclaimed Broadway revival of Finian's Rainbow will be in stores Tuesday, February 2. (more...)

FINIAN'S RAINBOW Cast Recording Available in Stores 2/2
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2010

The PS Classics cast recording of the critically-acclaimed Broadway revival of Finian's Rainbow will be in stores Tuesday, February 2. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: FINIAN'S RAINBOW's Baldwin and Jackson On 'GOOD DAY NY'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 04, 2009

With a sparkling score and a whimsical story that dances between romance, satire and fairy tale, FINIAN'S RAINBOW is a musical theater treasure. Broadway performances at the ST. James Theatre begin October 8, 2009! (more...)