Rufus Wainwright News

Photo Flash: 2015 Fire Island Dance Festival Breaks Records with Nearly $545K RaisedPhoto Flash: 2015 Fire Island Dance Festival Breaks Records with Nearly $545K Raised
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2015

Fire Island Dance Festival returned for its 21st edition July 17-19, 2015, with some of the most talked-about world-class dance companies, raising a record-breaking $544,555 for Dancers Responding to AIDS, a program of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. The festival, performed outdoors on the picture-perfect shores of the Great South Bay in Fire Island Pines, included the world premieres of five works. Scroll down for photos from the performances! (more...)

Opera Star Deborah Voigt to Make Provincetown Debut, 8/2Opera Star Deborah Voigt to Make Provincetown Debut, 8/2
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2015

 The Art House in Provincetown, MA, headed by Mark Cortale, will present Metropolitan Opera Star Deborah Voigt in "Voigt Lessons" created by Terrence McNally, Francesca Zambello and Deborah Voigt, for one night only on August 2 at 6:30 PM. Music Direction is by Kevin Stites, and the production is Directed by Richard Jay-Alexander. "Voigt Lessons" was originally created by the Glimmerglass Opera in 2011. This performance will mark Ms. Voigt's Provincetown debut as part of the critically acclaimed Broadway @ The Art House concert series. For tickets and information visit www.ptownarthouse.com  or call 800-838-3006. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Derek & Julianne Hough MOVE at Wolf Trap!BWW Reviews: Derek & Julianne Hough MOVE at Wolf Trap!
by Ellen Burns - Jul 5, 2015

Dancers touring like rock stars might invoke some doubt, but the motto of Derek and Julianne Hough's Move Live on Tour is "Motion=Emotion," and it's a safe bet that the audience at Wolf Trap on Friday night was feeling it. One of the great trends over the past decade, has been the emergence of a measure of fame for dancers who, in the past, would have been nameless talent backing up the headliner. Even in the most hallowed ballet companies, it is the principal dancers who get the billing. But with the advent of shows like Dancing With the Stars, where the Houghs gained their reputations, to So You Think You Can Dance, and America's Best Dance Crew, we're now getting to know the names and faces of a multitude of dancers in more dance styles than most of us knew existed, and these performers are finally getting their due. (more...)

Beatles Tribute Band The Fab Faux to Play WHBPAC, 7/18Beatles Tribute Band The Fab Faux to Play WHBPAC, 7/18
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2015

"Come Together" for an unforgettable evening with the acclaimed Beatles' tribute band, The Fab Faux featuring the Hogshead Horns and Creme Tangerine Strings, at Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center on Saturday, July 18 at 7:30 p.m. & 10:00 p.m.  (more...)

The von Trapps Share Music Video for 'Dancing in Gold'; EP Out NowThe von Trapps Share Music Video for 'Dancing in Gold'; EP Out Now
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2015

Meet The von Trapps, the next generation. Siblings Sofia (26), Melanie (24), Amanda (23) and August (20), the great-grandchildren of the Captain and Maria von Trapp, are reinventing the legacy of their birthright for the modern age. (more...)

Don McLean & Judy Collins to Play The Orleans Showroom, 7/18-19Don McLean & Judy Collins to Play The Orleans Showroom, 7/18-19
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2015

In 1969, McLean recorded his first album 'Tapestry' in Berkeley, Calif. Student riots were going on outside the studio as Don was singing 'And I Love You So' inside. The album was first released by Mediarts and achieved commercial success. (more...)

BWW Exclusive: Broadway's Hottest Singer/Songwriters: Meet Josh FranklinBWW Exclusive: Broadway's Hottest Singer/Songwriters: Meet Josh Franklin
by Kathy Strain - Jun 4, 2015

Welcome to the latest entry of 'Broadway's Hottest Singer/Songwriters' featuring some of theater's hottest talents sharing insight into their own original music. (more...)

Kaskade & Little Empire Music Acquire Stake in Super Music GroupKaskade & Little Empire Music Acquire Stake in Super Music Group
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2015

In a deal set to create alliances among some of dance music's brightest stars, multi-Grammy nominated artist/producer Kaskade and LA-based management company Little Empire Music have attained a minority ownership stake in Super Music Group (more...)


by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2015

(more...)

Sudance Institute Announces 2015-16 International Film Festivals in Hong Kong & LondonSudance Institute Announces 2015-16 International Film Festivals in Hong Kong & London
by Movies News Desk - Apr 23, 2015

Sundance Institute today announced it will continue its film festivals in Hong Kong this year and London next year, with selections for each largely drawn from the Institute's renowned Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, U.S.A. (more...)

Pink Martini's Storm Large Will Return to Feinstein's at the Nikko, 5/28-30Pink Martini's Storm Large Will Return to Feinstein's at the Nikko, 5/28-30
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2015

After playing to sold-out crowds last October, Storm Large of Pink Martini fame returns to Feinstein's at the Nikko for three performances only with her new show, Taken By Storm, on Thursday, May 28 (8 p.m.), Friday, May 29 (8 p.m.) and Saturday, May 30 (7 p.m.). Be swept away by the voice, beauty and visceral talent of Storm Large, an artist who truly lives up to her name. The Napa Valley Register hails, "Natural talent like hers comes along only once in a stadium full of wannabes" and Critical Jazz proclaims, "A new cool sophistication is coming to the tightly clustered female vocal jazz pack and her name is Storm Large." Tickets for Storm Large range in price from $35 - $50 and are on-sale now and available by calling 866.663.1063 or visiting www.ticketweb.com. (more...)

FLASH FRIDAY: Suddenly Singing! Jake Gyllenhaal Gears Up For LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS OnstageFLASH FRIDAY: Suddenly Singing! Jake Gyllenhaal Gears Up For LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Onstage
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 17, 2015

Today we are celebrating this week's news announcement of Jake Gyllenhaal's musical theatre debut. (more...)

Lena Hall and The Deafening to Join Sky-Pony at Broadway the Hardway's Spring Break Festival, 5/21Lena Hall and The Deafening to Join Sky-Pony at Broadway the Hardway's Spring Break Festival, 5/21
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2015

Jacob Langfelder presents Broadway the Hardway's Spring Break Festival featuring SKY-PONY with Special Guest Grace McLean, THE DEAFENING, and BRENDAN MACLEAN with Emmy Winner Lance Horne. The concert will be presented at 42West. The concert takes place Thursday, May 21st, 2015 beginning at 7pm and will feature original video graphics mapped on New York City's largest indoor LED wall. (more...)

Judy Collins to Return to Cafe Carlyle Next MonthJudy Collins to Return to Cafe Carlyle Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2015

Judy Collins' unique artistry has captivated audiences for over fifty years and landed her a spot in the Grammy Hall of Fame. Stephen Holden of The New York Times has praised her for evoking 'the kind of ethereal, far-sighted reflection that is her special artistic territory.' Cafe Carlyle welcomes back the legendary singer-songwriter for a two-week solo engagement, May 5-16. (more...)

FIRST LISTEN: The Von Trapps' Release New EP 'Dancing in Gold' TodayFIRST LISTEN: The Von Trapps' Release New EP 'Dancing in Gold' Today
by Movies News Desk - Apr 14, 2015

Dancing in Gold, the first of three EPs of entirely original material that The von Trapps plan to send out into the world over the next two years, is out now via Heinz Records. (more...)

Connie Champagne to Bring 'BEYOND THE RAINBOW' to Feinstein's at the Nikko, 5/14Connie Champagne to Bring 'BEYOND THE RAINBOW' to Feinstein's at the Nikko, 5/14
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2015

Feinstein's at the Nikko is thrilled to welcome the return of San Francisco's own legendary, award-winning, extraordinary performer Connie Champagne for one performance only of her acclaimed show Beyond the Rainbow: The Best of Connie Champagne as Judy Garland on Thursday, May 14 at 8 p.m. (more...)

Rufus Wainwright, Charles Mee and More to Celebrate BAM President Karen Brooks Hopkins, 4/28Rufus Wainwright, Charles Mee and More to Celebrate BAM President Karen Brooks Hopkins, 4/28
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2015

On Tuesday, April 28, the Brooklyn Academy of Music will host a gala celebration honoring BAM President Karen Brooks Hopkins as she prepares to retire in June after more than 36 years of extraordinary service. For this special evening, BAM Executive Producer Joseph V. Melillo has assembled a host of BAM artists for a one-night-only program of performances, video tributes, and testimonials from some very special guests. (more...)

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for the NEW YORK SPRING SPECTACULAR!Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for the NEW YORK SPRING SPECTACULAR!
by Walter McBride - Mar 27, 2015

MSG Entertainment (MSGE) welcomes a brand new production at Radio City Music Hall, New York Spring Spectacular, presented by Chase. This awe-inspiring theatrical Spectacular, which is jointly produced by Madison Square Garden Entertainment and Weinstein Live Entertainment, has already captured the hearts of thousands in the first week of previews. The limited seven-week engagement opened last night, March 26, 2015 and runs through May 3, 2015. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the star-studded red carpet below! (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: Michael McElroy & Broadway Inspirational Voices Perform 'Sunday' at Starry Sondheim Celebration!BWW TV Exclusive: Michael McElroy & Broadway Inspirational Voices Perform 'Sunday' at Starry Sondheim Celebration!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 25, 2015

On Sunday March 22nd, an all-star line-up of Broadway performers united to honor legendary composer, Stephen Sondheim. The evening celebrated the journey of INTO THE WOODS and Sondheim from stage to screen. BroadwayWorld brings you an exclusive look at stage veteran Michael McElroy and the Broadway Inspirational Voices' performance of SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE's hit number 'Sunday' - check it out below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Broadway Salutes a Legend- Inside the INTO THE WOODS Tribute to Stephen Sondheim!Photo Flash: Broadway Salutes a Legend- Inside the INTO THE WOODS Tribute to Stephen Sondheim!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2015

Just last night, an all-star line-up of Broadway performers united to honor legendary composer, Stephen Sondheim. The evening celebrated the journey of Woods and Sondheim from stage to screen. Film talent in attendance included actors Billy Magnussen, Lilla Crawford and MacKenzie Mauzy. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from inside the big event below! (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 47   

BROADWAYWORLD TV

Save $$$ on Tickets to: