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Photo Flash: Broadway Bares Goes Back to School at Strip U!Photo Flash: Broadway Bares Goes Back to School at Strip U!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2017

A spirited audience of thousands went back to campus with stripped-down collegians who offered a sexy lacrosse scrimmage, a Pavlovian psychology experiment, a pumped-up pep rally and a fierce feminist studies class at Broadway Bares: Strip U, this year's edition of the annual highly choreographed, highly produced striptease spectacular. Produced by and benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, Broadway Bares: Strip U raised $1,568,114 in two performances on June 18, 2017, at New York City's Hammerstein Ballroom. (more...)

VIDEO: School Fundraiser! Watch Highlights - BROADWAY BARES: STRIP U Raises Over $1.5M for BC/EFA!VIDEO: School Fundraiser! Watch Highlights - BROADWAY BARES: STRIP U Raises Over $1.5M for BC/EFA!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2017

A spirited audience of thousands went back to campus with stripped-down collegians who offered a sexy lacrosse scrimmage, a Pavlovian psychology experiment, a pumped-up pep rally and a fierce feminist studies class at Broadway Bares: Strip U, this year's edition of the annual highly choreographed, highly produced striptease spectacular. Produced by and benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, Broadway Bares: Strip U raised $1,568,114 in two performances on June 18, 2017, at New York City's Hammerstein Ballroom. Click below to watch highlights from the show! (more...)

VIDEO: Broadway Gets Sexier on Fire Island - Watch Highlights from BROADWAY BARES!VIDEO: Broadway Gets Sexier on Fire Island - Watch Highlights from BROADWAY BARES!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2017

Beloved Broadway shows were stripped down, sexied up and given a Broadway Bares twist at this year's edition of Broadway Bares Fire Island. Inspired by some of the theatre's greatest hits and set to pop music, the evening brought Broadway style to classic striptease. Twenty-six of New York City's best dancers came together in Fire Island Pines on June 3, 2017, and raised a record-breaking $56,533 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Watch highlights from the show below, plus click here for photos! (more...)

Photo Flash: BROADWAY BARES FIRE ISLAND 2017 Makes Stage Classics SizzlePhoto Flash: BROADWAY BARES FIRE ISLAND 2017 Makes Stage Classics Sizzle
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2017

Beloved Broadway shows were stripped down, sexied up and given a Broadway Bares twist at this year's edition of Broadway Bares Fire Island. Inspired by some of the theatre's greatest hits and set to pop music, the evening brought Broadway style to classic striptease. Twenty-six of New York City's best dancers came together in Fire Island Pines on June 3, 2017, and raised a record-breaking $56,533 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Scroll down for sizzling photos! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Molly Pope's A STAR IS BORN Plays Feinstein's/54 BelowPhoto Coverage: Molly Pope's A STAR IS BORN Plays Feinstein's/54 Below
by Stephen Sorokoff - Jul 13, 2016

Stars are born on Broadway and at Feinstein's/54 Below with startling regularity. With her astonishing rendition of the classic, A Star is Born, Molly Pope provided a never to be forgotten evening of songs from the classic film last night and BroadwayWorld was there.  (more...)

Alice Ripley & Emily Skinner, 54 CELEBRATES THE MUPPETS and More Set for Feinstein's/54 Below Next WeekAlice Ripley & Emily Skinner, 54 CELEBRATES THE MUPPETS and More Set for Feinstein's/54 Below Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2016

Next week, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com/Feinsteins or call (646) 476-3551. (more...)

Photo Flash: All Gay Boy Band Takes Center Stage in THE OTHER DIRECTION at 54 BelowPhoto Flash: All Gay Boy Band Takes Center Stage in THE OTHER DIRECTION at 54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2015

A concert version of THE OTHER DIRECTION was presented on August 21, 2015 at 54 Below. THE OTHER DIRECTION is a broad-humored and zesty new musical about the rise and fall of the world's biggest all gay boy band. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

New Musical Comedy THE OTHER DIRECTION Plays in Concert at 54 Below TonightNew Musical Comedy THE OTHER DIRECTION Plays in Concert at 54 Below Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2015

54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, in the concert version of 'The Other Direction' tonight, August 21, 2015 at 11:30pm. (more...)

New Musical Comedy THE OTHER DIRECTION to Play in Concert at 54 Below, 8/21New Musical Comedy THE OTHER DIRECTION to Play in Concert at 54 Below, 8/21
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2015

54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, in the concert version of 'The Other Direction' on August 21, 2015 at 11:30pm. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at MANUEL VERSUS THE STATUE OF LIBERTY at NYMFPhoto Flash: First Look at MANUEL VERSUS THE STATUE OF LIBERTY at NYMF
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

Winner of the 2014 NYMF Developmental Reading Series, this Latin infused American musical is inspired by the true story of a Princeton Undergrad who was an undocumented child immigrant from the Dominican Republic. When Manuel gets a scholarship to study at Oxford, he's faced with the realization that he can't leave the USA. He takes on The Statue of Liberty in the fight of a lifetime; the high-stakes boxing match that is immigration today. Is Manuel worthy? No one is spared in this political comedy that pulls no punches about immigration reform and the American Dream. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with MANUEL VERSUS THE STATUE OF LIBERTY at NYMFPhoto Flash: In Rehearsal with MANUEL VERSUS THE STATUE OF LIBERTY at NYMF
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2015

Winner of the 2014 NYMF Developmental Reading Series, this Latin infused American musical is inspired by the true story of a Princeton Undergrad who was an undocumented child immigrant from the Dominican Republic. When Manuel gets a scholarship to study at Oxford, he's faced with the realization that he can't leave the USA. He takes on The Statue ofLiberty in the fight of a lifetime; the high-stakes boxing match that is immigration today. IsManuel worthy? No one is spared in this political comedy that pulls no punches about immigration reform and the American Dream. Scroll down for a peek at the cast in rehearsal! (more...)

NYMF's MANUEL VS THE STATUE OF LIBERTY Gets ExtensionNYMF's MANUEL VS THE STATUE OF LIBERTY Gets Extension
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2015

Mannyville LLC, Dramatic Question Theatre and the New York Musical Theatre Festival are proud to announce the extension of the musical Manuel versus The Statue of Liberty which will begin performances this Tuesday, July 21. (more...)

Broadway Bares Photo Flashback: The Most Memorable Moments of Broadway's Hottest NightBroadway Bares Photo Flashback: The Most Memorable Moments of Broadway's Hottest Night
by Nora Dominick - Jun 17, 2015

On Sunday, June 21, 9:30 pm & Midnight, Broadway Bares is back and sexier than ever. The event will take place at the Hammerstein Ballroom located in the Manhattan Center (311 West 34th Street, NYC). BROADWAY BARES is an annual event that consists of an evening of sexy striptease that benefits Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. This year the event will celebrate its 25th anniversary with a spectacular edition, Broadway Bares: Top Bottoms of Burlesque, a show inspired by the golden age of Broadway. (more...)

MANUEL VERSUS THE STATUE OF LIBERTY Set for NYMFMANUEL VERSUS THE STATUE OF LIBERTY Set for NYMF
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2015

Mannyville LLC and Dramatic Question Theatre in association with the New York Musical Theatre Festival will present the premiere of Manuel versus The Statue of Liberty with book by Noemi de la Puente, music by David Davila & Howard Post, Lyrics by Noemi de la Puente & David Davila with direction by Jose Zayas, choreography by Sidney Erik Wright and musical direction by Karl Hedrick. The new musical will play at the 2015 NYMF from July 21 -27 at the Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street). (more...)

Photo Flash: BC/EFA's BROADWAY BARES FIRE ISLAND Raises Over $55,000; Plus Highlights!Photo Flash: BC/EFA's BROADWAY BARES FIRE ISLAND Raises Over $55,000; Plus Highlights!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2015

?Eye-popping photographers, alluring aviators and seductive swingers all found their place in the spotlight on May 30, 2015, as Broadway Bares Fire Island set the stage for a sizzling 25th season of Broadway Bares. Scroll down for photos and highlights! (more...)

Musical Theatre Factory to Host Development Reading of JUNK: A ROCK OPERAMusical Theatre Factory to Host Development Reading of JUNK: A ROCK OPERA
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2015

Musical Theatre Factory (MTF) will present a development reading of JUNK: A ROCK OPERA, with music and lyrics by Brainpool with book and additional lyrics by Shakina Nayfack. (more...)

Abstract Sentiment Theatre Company's MACBETH: TIM BURTON MEETS SHAKESPEARE Opens TonightAbstract Sentiment Theatre Company's MACBETH: TIM BURTON MEETS SHAKESPEARE Opens Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2015

The Abstract Sentiment Theatre Company has announcd Macbeth: Tim Burton Meets Shakespeare, a Tim Burton styled Macbeth staged in an asylum. (more...)

Abstract Sentiment Theatre Company's MACBETH: TIM BURTON MEETS SHAKESPEARE Opens 1/22Abstract Sentiment Theatre Company's MACBETH: TIM BURTON MEETS SHAKESPEARE Opens 1/22
by BWW News Desk - Dec 30, 2014

The Abstract Sentiment Theatre Company has announcd Macbeth: Tim Burton Meets Shakespeare, a Tim Burton styled Macbeth staged in an asylum. (more...)

Photo Flash: Patina Miller, Stephen Schwartz and More at Bay Street Theater's 2014 GalaPhoto Flash: Patina Miller, Stephen Schwartz and More at Bay Street Theater's 2014 Gala
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2014

Bay Street Theater announces the success of its 23rd Annual Summer Gala, chaired by longstanding patrons of the theater and the arts, Christine Wachter-Campbell & Bill Campbell, and Pia & Jimmy Zankel, which took place in Sag Harbor at the Long Wharf last weekend on July 12, 2014 to benefit Bay Street's Scott Schwartz New Directions Fund, which supports a myriad of new programming initiatives and educational offerings. Scroll down for photos from the festivities! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Watch Matthew Saldivar and Joey Taranto Rock Hard in BROADWAY BARES Opening Number!STAGE TUBE: Watch Matthew Saldivar and Joey Taranto Rock Hard in BROADWAY BARES Opening Number!
by Stage Tube - Jul 7, 2014

Broadway Bares: Rock Hard!, a luscious, modern-day mix tape of sensual sights and sounds featuring 170 of New York's sexiest dancers, celebrated its move to a new home on June 22 by raising $1,386,105 to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. The opening number found Matthew Saldivar and Joey Taranto as dads escorting their preteen daughters to a One Direction concert. Longing for the rock concerts of their youth, the pair stepped into a dream world of hard rockers with ripped abs, voluptuous divas and randy roadies. The opening was written by Matthew Sklar and Amanda Green. Director Nick Kenkel, Paula Caselton and Sidney Erik Wright choreographed the number. Check out the full number below! (more...)

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