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Ivoryton Playhouse to Present SOUTH PACIFICIvoryton Playhouse to Present SOUTH PACIFIC
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2015

The issue of racism is front and center in America today and the Ivoryton Playhouse production of SOUTH PACIFIC could not be more timely. The story for Rodgers and Hammerstein's 1949 musical is drawn from a Pulitzer-Prize-winning novel by James A. Michener, entitled Tales of the South Pacific, and is considered by most critics to be among the greatest musicals of the twentieth century. For their adaptation, Rodgers and Hammerstein, along with co-writer Joshua Logan, won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1950. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Meet the Cast of MIDTOWN MARCH MEDLEY!Photo Coverage: Meet the Cast of MIDTOWN MARCH MEDLEY!
by Linda Lenzi - Mar 5, 2013

Recently married couple Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley will premiere four original plays in rep this March. 'Midtown March Medley,' as the series is called, will feature a comedy musical act, a two-hander, a caper and a family drama. There's plenty of classical music, comedy, incest, strokes and murder. As Seth and James say, 'Something for everyone!' Check out photos from the launch of the series below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Sandy Duncan Visits FORBIDDEN BROADWAY!Photo Flash: Sandy Duncan Visits FORBIDDEN BROADWAY!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2013

Gerard Alessandrini's acclaimed Forbidden Broadway: Alive and Kicking! just welcomed special guest Sandy Duncan, who posed for a few photos with the cast after the show. Check them out below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Joan Rivers Visits FORBIDDEN BROADWAY!Photo Flash: Joan Rivers Visits FORBIDDEN BROADWAY!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2013

Gerard Alessandrini's acclaimed FORBIDDEN BROADWAY: ALIVE AND KICKING! just welcomed special guest Joan Rivers, who posed for a few photos with the cast after the show. Check them out below! (more...)

2012 LA Ovation Awards Announced - THE COLOR PURPLE, Center Theatre Group and Tom Buderwitz Get Most Nominations2012 LA Ovation Awards Announced - THE COLOR PURPLE, Center Theatre Group and Tom Buderwitz Get Most Nominations
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2012

Nominees for the 2012 LA STAGE Alliance Ovation Awards were announced Tuesday evening at the Renberg Theatre inside the Gay and Lesbian Center in Los Angeles. The 2012 Ovation Awards ceremony will take place on Monday, November 12, at the historic Los Angeles Theatre, 615 South Broadway, in downtown Los Angeles at 7:30 pm. For more information, visit www.LASTAGEOvations.com. (more...)

Cast Announced for FORBIDDEN BROADWAY 2, April 13-29Cast Announced for FORBIDDEN BROADWAY 2, April 13-29
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2012

Paul Garman, Executive Director/Producer, and Steven Glaudini, Artistic Director's Forbidden Broadway: GREATEST HITS, VOLUME 2 closes tonight, April 29, 2012. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Funny Parodies Rule MTW's FORBIDDEN BROADWAY 2, Ends 4/29BWW Reviews: Funny Parodies Rule MTW's FORBIDDEN BROADWAY 2, Ends 4/29
by Michael L. Quintos - Apr 27, 2012

Full of biting wit and hilarious parodies of various popular Broadway shows--and the famous actors that star in them--Musical Theatre West's cabaret-style send-up FORBIDDEN BROADWAY: GREATEST HITS, VOLUME 2 plays its final, laugh-filled set of performances this weekend ending April 29 at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center in Long Beach. (more...)

BWW Reviews: MTW Racks Up Another Hit with Forbidden Broadway: Volume 2BWW Reviews: MTW Racks Up Another Hit with Forbidden Broadway: Volume 2
by Don Grigware - Apr 17, 2012

Parody must have bite to grab hold of an audience. Since its inception, the Forbidden Broadway series has had the incisors of a shark and the claws of a lion, and theatre folk just clammer to have their gods and divas dished and devoured. (more...)

Cast Announced for FORBIDDEN BROADWAY 2, April 13-29Cast Announced for FORBIDDEN BROADWAY 2, April 13-29
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2012

Paul Garman, Executive Director/Producer, and Steven Glaudini, Artistic Director, have announced the cast of FORBIDDEN BROADWAY: GREATEST HITS, VOLUME 2, previewing April 13th, with opening night April 14th and running for an additional 12 performances through April 29, 2012. (more...)

FORBIDDEN BROADWAY: GREATEST HITS, VOLUME 2 Opens 4/14 at Musical Theatre WestFORBIDDEN BROADWAY: GREATEST HITS, VOLUME 2 Opens 4/14 at Musical Theatre West
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2012

Musical Theatre West has announced the opening of FORBIDDEN BROADWAY: GREATEST HITS, VOLUME 2; previewing April 13th, with opening night April 14th and running for an additional 12 performances through April 29, 2012. (more...)

Met Museum Marks 30th Anniversary of Historic Organ With Free ConcertMet Museum Marks 30th Anniversary of Historic Organ With Free Concert
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2012

On Wednesday, May 2 at 3:30pm, Robert Sirota's holy ghosts will have its world premiere, performed by Victoria Sirota on the Appleton pipe organ in The Andre Mertens Galleries for Musical Instruments, North Balcony at The Metropolitan Museum of Art (1000 Fifth Avenue, NYC). Sirota's new piece is commissioned by the department of Musical Instruments at The Metropolitan Museum, in celebration of the 30th anniversary of the installation of the historic Appleton pipe organ at the Museum. (more...)

Cast Announced for FORBIDDEN BROADWAY 2, April 13-29Cast Announced for FORBIDDEN BROADWAY 2, April 13-29
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2012

Paul Garman, Executive Director/Producer, and Steven Glaudini, Artistic Director, have announced the cast of FORBIDDEN BROADWAY: GREATEST HITS, VOLUME 2, previewing April 13th, with opening night April 14th and running for an additional 12 performances through April 29, 2012. (more...)

Forbidden Broadway Opens Cabaret 2012 SeasonForbidden Broadway Opens Cabaret 2012 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2012

Forbidden Broadway, New York's longest running musical comedy revue, opens January 27 at the Cosmopolitan Cabaret for a limited 8-week engagement through March 14. (more...)

Forbidden Broadway Opens Cabaret 2012 SeasonForbidden Broadway Opens Cabaret 2012 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2012

Forbidden Broadway, New York's longest running musical comedy revue, opens January 27 at the Cosmopolitan Cabaret for a limited 8-week engagement through March 14. (more...)

Forbidden Broadway Opens Cabaret 2012 SeasonForbidden Broadway Opens Cabaret 2012 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2012

Forbidden Broadway, New York's longest running musical comedy revue, opens January 27 at the Cosmopolitan Cabaret for a limited 8-week engagement through March 14. (more...)

Gateway Delivers Package of Acrobats, Clowns, and Music for HolidaysGateway Delivers Package of Acrobats, Clowns, and Music for Holidays
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2011

The Gateway celebrates the holidays at The Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts with "Forbidden Broadway: Holiday Edition," "Holiday Hop"and the world premiere of "Cirque Le Masque: Noel." (more...)

Gateway Delivers Package of Acrobats, Clowns, and Music for HolidaysGateway Delivers Package of Acrobats, Clowns, and Music for Holidays
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2011

The Gateway celebrates the holidays at The Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts with "Forbidden Broadway: Holiday Edition," "Holiday Hop"and the world premiere of "Cirque Le Masque: Noel." (more...)

Photo Coverage: Only Make Believe 2011Photo Coverage: Only Make Believe 2011
by Linda Lenzi - Nov 15, 2011

Hosts Brooke Shields and Brad Oscar welcomed celebrities, Broadway greats, philanthropy influencers and the New York elite to celebrate the 12th Annual Make Believe on Broadway, on November 14 at the Shubert Theatre. The evening showcased Broadway and Hollywood's brightest stars as they united in a benefit performance on behalf of Only Make Believe, a non-profit that brings the magic of theater to children in hospitals and care facilities. (more...)

John Barrymore Comes To Life At Bristol Riverside Theatre 10/11-30John Barrymore Comes To Life At Bristol Riverside Theatre 10/11-30
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2011

Bristol Riverside Theatre opens its 25th Anniversary mainstage season with Barrymore by William Luce on October 11-30 about matinee idol John Barrymore. (more...)

John Barrymore Comes To Life At Bristol Riverside Theatre 10/11-30John Barrymore Comes To Life At Bristol Riverside Theatre 10/11-30
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2011

Bristol Riverside Theatre opens its 25th Anniversary mainstage season with Barrymore by William Luce on October 11-30 about matinee idol John Barrymore. (more...)

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