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Final Two Weeks of Voting for the BroadwayWorld Cabaret Awards - Chrysten Peddie, Jim Caruso Leads!Final Two Weeks of Voting for the BroadwayWorld Cabaret Awards - Chrysten Peddie, Jim Caruso Leads!
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 13, 2014

Voting has now opened for the 2014 BroadwayWorld Cabaret Regional Awards! Check out the latest live stats as of December 4th. (more...)

George R. Goldner, the Drue Heinz Chairman of the Met Museum's Department of Drawings and Prints, to Step Down in JanuaryGeorge R. Goldner, the Drue Heinz Chairman of the Met Museum's Department of Drawings and Prints, to Step Down in January
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2014

Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced today that George R. Goldner, who has been the Drue Heinz Chairman of the Museum's Department of Drawings and Prints since 1993, will step down at the end of January 2015. He announced further that Nadine Orenstein, currently a Curator in the department who specializes in European prints and books through the 19th century, will become the Drue Heinz Curator in Charge of the Department of Drawings and Prints on February 1. (more...)

BWW 2014 NY Cabaret Award Final Nominees Announced: LuPone, Maye, Callaway, Monheit, Ebersole, Gillett and Bufford Among Multiple Nominees; Voting Until 12/31BWW 2014 NY Cabaret Award Final Nominees Announced: LuPone, Maye, Callaway, Monheit, Ebersole, Gillett and Bufford Among Multiple Nominees; Voting Until 12/31
by Stephen Hanks - Dec 1, 2014

The day is finally here! After one month of voting on preliminary nominees in 17 categories, the results of more than 5,000 ballots were considered along with the selections of BroadwayWorld's cabaret section editors to determine the final nominees for the 2014 BroadwayWorld.com New York Cabaret Awards. Joining cabaret icon Marilyn Maye with four nominations is budding star Carole J. Bufford, who made the final ballot for two different shows during 2014 and as 'Best Female Vocalist' and 'Performer of the Year.' Among Maye's nominations were 'Performer of the Year,' two shows in the 'Best Celebrity Show' category, and a 'Best Director' nomination for her work with jazz singer Gabrielle Stravelli (who received two nominations). In addition to her usual nod for 'Best Jazz Vocalist,' jazz star Jane Monheit received two other nominations as 'Performer of the Year,' and as 'Best Host' for her new variety show at Birdland, Jane Monheit's Jazz Party (Monheit also co-starred with Clint Holmes in another nominated show, Frank Wildhorn and Friends in the 'Best Revue' category.) Eric Michael Gillett also earned three nominations for 'Best Show, Male,' 'Best Male Vocalist,' and 'Best Director.' (more...)

CABARET LIFE NYC: Award-Winning Singer WILLIAM BLAKE Stars at MACY's Thanksgiving Day ParadeCABARET LIFE NYC: Award-Winning Singer WILLIAM BLAKE Stars at MACY's Thanksgiving Day Parade
by Stephen Hanks - Nov 28, 2014

The New York cabaret community had something really special to be thankful for yesterday as one of its own, singer William Blake, was a featured performer in the 2014 MACY's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Cruising up to the parade's main staging area on a faux Mississippi River Boat at around the show's midpoint, Blake and three backup singers revved up the crowd with a uptempo gospel/blues song 'Give Thanks,' written by Matt Sklar and Bill Schermerhorn, with an arrangement by Blake's Musical Director Michael Thomas Murray (see video). For the 31-year-old Texas native, who came to New York just seven years ago, performing in the parade is now one of the high points of his career. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Idina Menzel, ON THE TOWN & More at 88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade!Photo Coverage: Idina Menzel, ON THE TOWN & More at 88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Nov 28, 2014

The 88th Annual Macy's THANKSGIVING Day Parade aired on Thanksgiving yesterday - and Broadway's best were represented! Performances by HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, THE LAST SHIP, A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER, ON THE TOWN, SIDE SHOW, Idina Menzel and more highlighted the big day - check out photos below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside Rehearsal for Macy's 88th Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade with Quvenzhane Wallis, the Cast of NBC's PETER PAN & MorePhoto Coverage: Inside Rehearsal for Macy's 88th Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade with Quvenzhane Wallis, the Cast of NBC's PETER PAN & More
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Nov 26, 2014

The 88th Annual Macy's THANKSGIVING Day Parade will air Thursday, Nov. 27 - and Broadway's best will be represented! Performances by HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, THE LAST SHIP, A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER, ON THE TOWN, and SIDE SHOW are currently on tap for the big day. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you an inside look at the second day of rehearsals! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside Rehearsal for Macy's 88th Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade with HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, ON THE TOWN & MorePhoto Coverage: Inside Rehearsal for Macy's 88th Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade with HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, ON THE TOWN & More
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Nov 25, 2014

The 88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade will air Thursday, Nov. 27 - and Broadway's best will be represented! Performances by HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, THE LAST SHIP, A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER, ON THE TOWN, and SIDE SHOW are currently on tap for the big day. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you an inside look at rehearsals, featuring Tony Danza, Rob McClure and more! (more...)

HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, Cast of ANNIE Movie & More Added to Macy's Day Parade Lineup; Final List Announced!HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, Cast of ANNIE Movie & More Added to Macy's Day Parade Lineup; Final List Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2014

Macy's today announced the final lineup of star performances for the 88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade®. On Thursday, Nov. 27, Broadway's best shows will be joined by the new musical comedy Honeymoon in Vegas and the float line up of performers will see the addition of pop rockers American Authors and country duo Dan + Shay. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade airs on NBC-TV, 9 a.m. - noon in all time zones. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Blake Lives, Stars Shine in WSC Avant Bard's THERE IS A HAPPINESS THAT MORNING ISBWW Reviews: Blake Lives, Stars Shine in WSC Avant Bard's THERE IS A HAPPINESS THAT MORNING IS
by Andrew White - Nov 18, 2014

Happiness was a huge hit at the Fall Fringe festival last year, and richly deserves this full revival; not only is Maher's ear for verse spot-on, you simply cannot ask for a better cast. (more...)

AAIA to Honor Native American Leaders, Screen Three Short Films at 11/20 ReceptionAAIA to Honor Native American Leaders, Screen Three Short Films at 11/20 Reception
by Movies News Desk - Nov 11, 2014

The Association on American Indian Affairs (AAIA), the oldest Native American service and advocacy organization in the country, has its roots in New York City. Started in 1922 and incorporated in New York, AAIA returns to the City each November for its Annual Meeting of the Members, Native Film Showcase and Honoring Reception. This year, we recognize three prominent Native American leaders at a cocktail reception on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 6:00 PM. Immediately following the reception, there will be an evening of entertainment featuring three short films, the screening of the inspiring documentary film, Playground of the Native Son, which tells the story of the Hominy Indian football team who played and defeated the World Champion New York Giants in the 1920's as well as performances by Martha Redbone and Shaun Taylor-Corbett, accompanied by Marisa Quinn. Documentary filmmaker Celia Xavier will introduce the feature film. Doors to the theater will open at 7:00 pm (start time 7:30). Performances and screenings are Free and Open to the Public. Seating is first come, first served. (more...)

TNT Greenlights New Drama AGENT X, Starring Jeff Hephner and Sharon StoneTNT Greenlights New Drama AGENT X, Starring Jeff Hephner and Sharon Stone
by TV News Desk - Oct 31, 2014

TNT has given a greenlight to Agent X, a spirited action-drama starring Jeff Hephner (Interstellar, Chicago Fire) and Oscar nominee and Emmy and Golden Globe winner Sharon Stone (Casino). (more...)

Peliroja, LARGO, GOD HATES THIS SHOW, Penny Arcade and More Set for Joe's Pub This WeekPeliroja, LARGO, GOD HATES THIS SHOW, Penny Arcade and More Set for Joe's Pub This Week
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2014

Joe's Pub at the Public has announced its upcoming performances from October 29 - November 9, 2014. Details below! (more...)

BWW Recap: Earth Becomes Overrun with Trees on This Week's DOCTOR WHOBWW Recap: Earth Becomes Overrun with Trees on This Week's DOCTOR WHO
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 25, 2014

On this week's episode of DOCTOR WHO, 'In the Forest of the Night,' London—and the world—is overrun with trees. Are they good trees or bad trees? Are they even trees at all or some alien creature that just look like trees? Keep reading to find out, but obviously, there are SPOILERS ahead, so beware! (more...)

ECHOES OF ETTA to Play Final Performance at Joe's Pub, 11/06ECHOES OF ETTA to Play Final Performance at Joe's Pub, 11/06
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2014

Echoes of Etta, the award-winning Etta James Tribute, concludes their 2014 residency on November 6th, 9:30pm at Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street). Echoes of Etta was the winner of the 2014 MAC Award for Show of the Year. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Theatreworks and LIDA Project Explore the Forgotten History of LUDLOW, 1914BWW Reviews: Theatreworks and LIDA Project Explore the Forgotten History of LUDLOW, 1914
by Christi Esterle - Sep 12, 2014

The Ludlow Massacre isn't discussed much in schools, but this collaboration between Theatreworks and The LIDA Project gives ample reason why it should be. (more...)

CHRIS OFILI: NIGHT AND DAY to Open 10/29 at the New MuseumCHRIS OFILI: NIGHT AND DAY to Open 10/29 at the New Museum
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2014

In October 2014, the New Museum will present the first major solo museum exhibition in the United States of artist Chris Ofili's work. Occupying the Museum's three main galleries, 'Chris Ofili: Night and Day' will span the artist's influential career, encompassing his paintings, drawings, and sculptures. (more...)

Carolyn Malachi, Benjamin Walker, Ryan Raftery & More to Play Joe's Pub, 8/27-9/7Carolyn Malachi, Benjamin Walker, Ryan Raftery & More to Play Joe's Pub, 8/27-9/7
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2014

Joe's Pub at the Public has announced its schedule for August 27-September 7, featuring MARY MILLBEN, MIKEY WAX / MY SILENT BRAVERY, DAVELL CRAWFORD, CAROLYN MALACHI, MIKE BARNETT, FIND THE FUNNY, DANCENOW JOE'S PUB FESTIVAL and more. (more...)

William Blake's ECHOES OF ETTA Set for 9/4 at Joe's PubWilliam Blake's ECHOES OF ETTA Set for 9/4 at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Echoes of Etta, the award-winning Etta James Tribute, continues their Summer/Fall residency on September 4th, 9:30pm at Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street). Echoes of Etta was the winner of the 2014 MAC Award for Show of the Year. (more...)

William Blake and Michael Thomas Murray's ECHOES OF ETTA Set for 9/4 at Joe's PubWilliam Blake and Michael Thomas Murray's ECHOES OF ETTA Set for 9/4 at Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Echoes of Etta, the award-winning Etta James Tribute, continues their Summer/Fall residency on September 4th, 9:30pm at Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette Street). Echoes of Etta was the winner of the 2014 MAC Award for Show of the Year. (more...)

Matt Doyle, Tony Yazbeck & More Set for 54 Below this WeekMatt Doyle, Tony Yazbeck & More Set for 54 Below this Week
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2014

Coming up this week, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551. (more...)

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