Ron Able News

Les Nubians Releases PACHA'S PAJAMAS Album
by BWW News Desk - Nov 07, 2013

Across the United States, Pacha's Pajamas is the first and only full-length Children's Pop Musical making a philanthropic footprint along the way. The musical movement features local up-and-coming superstars: Les Nubians, an internationally acclaimed Grammy-nominated group that resides in Brooklyn, Devyn Tyson, an 11 year-old Trinidadian singer from Brooklyn, Yasiin Bey (aka Mos Def) from Brooklyn, Talib Kweli from Brooklyn, MacArthur Genius fellow, Majora Carter from the South Bronx, and Bill McKibben, an award-winning author/founder of 350.org, which is based in Brooklyn. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Maureen McGovern Plays 54 Below!
by Stephen Sorokoff - Dec 19, 2012

54 Below will welcome multiple Grammy nominee Maureen McGovern to the stage when she presents an evening featuring songs of the season, some unexpected, and some traditional 'chestnuts.' Broadway audiences know her from?her acclaimed, Drama Desk-nominated performance in Little Woman, 3 Penny Opera, Nine and The Pirates of Penzance as well as off-Broadway's Brownstone, but the world over knows Maureen as 'The Disaster Theme Queen.' BroadwayWorld brings you photos from her concert below! (more...)

Giselle Wolf Brings JOURNEYS: A CELEBRATION to the Metropolitan Room, 11/9-15
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2012

A special engagement of Giselle Wolf Journeys: A Celebration will be performed at the Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd Street, NYC. There will be three performances at 7:00 pm on Friday, November 9th; Wednesday, November 14th and today, November 15th. Musical direction by Ron Abel, and it is directed and developed with Karen Ludwig. (more...)

Giselle Wolf Brings JOURNEYS: A CELEBRATION to the Metropolitan Room, Now thru 11/15
by BWW News Desk - Nov 09, 2012

A special engagement of Giselle Wolf Journeys: A Celebration will be performed at the Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd Street, NYC. There will be three performances at 7:00 pm tonight, November 9th; Wednesday, November 14th and on Thursday, November 15th. Musical direction by Ron Abel, and it is directed and developed with Karen Ludwig. (more...)

Giselle Wolf Brings JOURNEYS: A CELEBRATION to the Metropolitan Room, 11/9-15
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2012

A special engagement of Giselle Wolf Journeys: A Celebration will be performed at the Metropolitan Room, 34 West 22nd Street, NYC. There will be three performances at 7:00 pm on Friday, November 9th; Wednesday, November 14th and on Thursday, November 15th. Musical direction by Ron Abel, and it is directed and developed with Karen Ludwig. (more...)

Photo Flash: Lucie Arnaz Brings LATIN ROOTS to Feinstein's
by Stephen Sorokoff - Jan 06, 2012

FEINSTEIN'S AT LOEWS REGENCY opened its Winter 2012 season with the return of Lucie Arnaz in a show based on her new CD 'Latin Roots.' In an eclectic celebration of her musical heritage, Arnaz playfully wended her way through pop south of the border sounds, enduring American standards, enhanced with a Brazilian accent or basted by a Bossa Nova beat and she took on some of the fiery Latin classics of her father, Desi Arnaz. Check out photos from the concert below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Brian Stokes Mitchell Actors' Fund Concert
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2006

Kicking off the Actors' Fund's 'Musical Mondays' series, Tony Award-winner Brian Stokes Mitchell (Man of La Mancha, Kiss Me, Kate, Ragtime) played to a capacity crowd in the beautiful lobby of the Pantages Theatre (more...)

Lucie Arnaz Celebrates 'Birthday Bash' at Birdland, 7/17
by BWW News Desk - Jul 06, 2006

On July 17th, Lucie Arnaz will star in 'Lucie's Birthday Bash at Birdland' (more...)