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Ambassador Theatre (New York, NY)
219 W. 49th St.

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Bob Fosse's DANCIN' is a masterful tribute to the art of movement featuring legendary choreography by Bob Fosse and a score of jazz, classical and pop songs! Fosse was one of the greatest and most influential figures in dance and theatre history, with works including Cabaret, Chicago, Sweet Charity and Pippin, as well as the recipient of two Tony Awards, three Emmys and an Academy Award®.





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ATC Opens Season with BACKWARDS IN HIGH HEELS, 10/7
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2010

Ginger Rogers danced her way into our hearts in the arms of Fred Astaire, setting the gold standard for grace and elegance on the silver screen. In her surprising true-life story, we follow her from the vaudeville stage at the age of 15 through her ascension to Hollywood goddess. BACKWARDS IN HIGH HEELS tells the story of this legendary dancer, singer and actress through the music of some of the 20th century's greatest composers and with plenty of dance numbers worthy of the Hollywood icon. BACKWARDS IN HIGH HEELS plays in Tucson at the Temple of Music and Art from September 10 through October 2. It continues its run in Phoenix at the Herberger Theater Center from October 7 through October 24. The Tucson media sponsors for the 2010-2011 season are Tucson Lifestyle, KGUN9 and MIX-FM. Arizona Theatre Company's season sponsors are I. Michael and Beth Kasser. (more...)

GENDER BENDER Returns to Arthur Newman, 9/18
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2010

The morning after they appeared at the Arthur Newman Theatre back in July, producer Les Michaels' phone was ringing off the hook with people saying it was one of the best shows they have seen in the desert in many a year and that they had to see it again and bring all their friends. Fortunately, Joslyn Center Director Peter Rittenhouse was getting the same calls and that helped him decide to extend Mr. Michaels Summer Cabaret Concert Series through August and now through December with another 10 dates. (more...)

Eddie Bruce Returns to Feinstein's Debuting Anthony Newley Tribute 9/26
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2010

'Just once in a lifetime, a man knows a moment, one wonderful moment, when fate takes his hand ....' These lyrics always touched popular singer and performer Eddie Bruce, as did the life of English songwriter, singer and actor, Anthony Newley who wrote this with Leslie Bricusse. (more...)

Eddie Bruce Returns to Feinstein's Debuting Anthony Newley Tribute 9/26
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2010

'Just once in a lifetime, a man knows a moment, one wonderful moment, when fate takes his hand ....' These lyrics always touched popular singer and performer Eddie Bruce, as did the life of English songwriter, singer and actor, Anthony Newley who wrote this with Leslie Bricusse. (more...)

GENDER BENDER Returns to Arthur Newman, 9/18
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2010

The morning after they appeared at the Arthur Newman Theatre back in July, producer Les Michaels' phone was ringing off the hook with people saying it was one of the best shows they have seen in the desert in many a year and that they had to see it again and bring all their friends. Fortunately, Joslyn Center Director Peter Rittenhouse was getting the same calls and that helped him decide to extend Mr. Michaels Summer Cabaret Concert Series through August and now through December with another 10 dates. (more...)

TRAV'LIN Plays NYMF At The TBG Theatre 10/11-10/17
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2010

The New York Musical Theatre Festival is pleased to announce the world premiere production of TRAV?LIN by Gary Holmes and Allan Shapiro, with musical direction by John Dipinto and choreographed and directed by Paul Stancato. TRAV'LIN will play a limited engagement at TBG Theatre, (312 West 36th Street, NY, NY 10018). Performances begin Monday, October 11 and continue through Sunday, October 17. (more...)

PANDORA'S BOX Opens at NYMF
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2010

Kerry Butler, Deidre Goodwin, James Patrick Stuart and Tom McGowan will star in the NYMF 2010's Production of Pandora's Box - A New Musical Play with Music and Lyrics by Glen Roven, Book by Maria S. Schlatter, and Directed by Gary Halvorson and Wayne Cilento. The show will run at Theater St. Clements (423 West 46th) with performances on October 8, 9, 11, 13, 14 and 16th. (more...)

ATC Opens Season with BACKWARDS IN HIGH HEELS, 10/7
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2010

Ginger Rogers danced her way into our hearts in the arms of Fred Astaire, setting the gold standard for grace and elegance on the silver screen. In her surprising true-life story, we follow her from the vaudeville stage at the age of 15 through her ascension to Hollywood goddess. BACKWARDS IN HIGH HEELS tells the story of this legendary dancer, singer and actress through the music of some of the 20th century's greatest composers and with plenty of dance numbers worthy of the Hollywood icon. BACKWARDS IN HIGH HEELS plays in Tucson at the Temple of Music and Art from September 10 through October 2. It continues its run in Phoenix at the Herberger Theater Center from October 7 through October 24. The Tucson media sponsors for the 2010-2011 season are Tucson Lifestyle, KGUN9 and MIX-FM. Arizona Theatre Company's season sponsors are I. Michael and Beth Kasser. (more...)

TRAV'LIN Plays NYMF At The TBG Theatre 10/11-10/17
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2010

The New York Musical Theatre Festival is pleased to announce the world premiere production of TRAV?LIN by Gary Holmes and Allan Shapiro, with musical direction by John Dipinto and choreographed and directed by Paul Stancato. TRAV'LIN will play a limited engagement at TBG Theatre, (312 West 36th Street, NY, NY 10018). Performances begin Monday, October 11 and continue through Sunday, October 17. (more...)

Factory Theater Presents1985, Runs Through 11/7
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2010

Factory Theater, in association with Chicago DCA Theater, presents the Orwellian interpretation of Chicago sports history in 1985. The production, written by Factory Theater Managing Director Chas Vrba, comes to Chicago DCA's Storefront Theater at 66 E. Randolph Street, from October 5 to November 7, 2010. (more...)

Factory Theater Presents 1985 at DCA Storefront Theater 10/5-11/7
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2010

Factory Theater, in association with Chicago DCA Theater, presents the Orwellian interpretation of Chicago sports history in 1985. The production, written by Factory Theater Managing Director Chas Vrba, comes to Chicago DCA's Storefront Theater at 66 E. Randolph Street, from October 5 to November 7, 2010. (more...)

Eddie Bruce to perform Anthony Newley Songbook At The Met Room 11/1, 11/22
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2010

Eddie Bruce brings his popular tribute show to Anthony Newley to the Metropolitan Room in New York on two Mondays in November - the 1st and 22nd at 7 p.m. (more...)

Factory Theatre Presents 1985, Through 11/7
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2010

Factory Theater, in association with Chicago DCA Theater, presents the Orwellian interpretation of Chicago sports history in 1985. The production, written by Factory Theater Managing Director Chas Vrba, comes to Chicago DCA's Storefront Theater at 66 E. Randolph Street, from October 5 to November 7, 2010. (more...)

Photo Flash: Wayside Theatre Presents A Murder, A Mystery and A Marriage
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2010

Mark Twain's A Murder, A Mystery, and a Marriage Mystery by: Aaron Posner and James Sugg runs Now through November 6, 2010 (more...)

TRAV'LIN Plays NYMF At The TBG Theatre 10/11-10/17
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2010

The New York Musical Theatre Festival is pleased to announce the world premiere production of TRAV?LIN by Gary Holmes and Allan Shapiro, with musical direction by John Dipinto and choreographed and directed by Paul Stancato. TRAV'LIN will play a limited engagement at TBG Theatre, (312 West 36th Street, NY, NY 10018). Performances begin Monday, October 11 and continue through Sunday, October 17. (more...)

25th Anniversary LES MISÉRABLES Tickets Now On Sale, Jan. 4 – 15
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2010

Tickets for Cameron Mackintosh's new 25th anniversary production of LES MISERABLES are now on sale for the premiere Philadelphia engagement at the Academy of Music beginning January 4- 15, 2011. The Philadelphia engagement will mark the first official stop on the multi-city national tour. The all new production of LES MISERABLES features glorious new staging and spectacular reimagined scenery inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo. The press opening is Wednesday, January 5 at 7:30 pm. (more...)

Red Hot & New: A Songwriters' and Singers' Soiree Held At Ido Sushi 11/11
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2010

Richard Pepenella presents Red Hot & New: A Songwriters' and Singers' Soiree, the newest weekly party to hit the theater and cabaret scene, at Ido Sushi in New York on Thursday, November 11th at 8:30PM. (more...)

Factory Theatre Presents 1985, Through 11/7
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2010

Factory Theater, in association with Chicago DCA Theater, presents the Orwellian interpretation of Chicago sports history in 1985. The production, written by Factory Theater Managing Director Chas Vrba, comes to Chicago DCA's Storefront Theater at 66 E. Randolph Street, from October 5 to November 7, 2010. (more...)

Factory Theater Presents 1985 at DCA Storefront Theater 10/5-11/7
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2010

Factory Theater, in association with Chicago DCA Theater, presents the Orwellian interpretation of Chicago sports history in 1985. The production, written by Factory Theater Managing Director Chas Vrba, comes to Chicago DCA's Storefront Theater at 66 E. Randolph Street, from October 5 to November 7, 2010. (more...)

Academy of Music Welcomes LES MISERABLES Tour, 1/4-15
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2010

Tickets for Cameron Mackintosh's new 25th anniversary production of Les Misérables are now on sale for the premiere Philadelphia engagement at the Academy of Music beginning Jan. 4 - 15. The Philadelphia engagement will mark the first official stop on the multi-city national tour. The all new production of Les Misérables features glorious new staging and spectacular reimagined scenery inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo. The press opening is Wednesday, Jan. 5 at 7:30 pm. (more...)

Evan, Berg Host HOLIDAY ROCKS! With Guests Zolli, Calvert & More 12/5
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2010

LeftField Productions presents the annual All-Star Broadway Holiday Concert on Sunday, December 5th, 7:30PM, at The Irvington Town Hall Theater in Irvington, New York. (more...)

Eddie Bruce to perform Anthony Newley Songbook At The Met Room 11/1, 11/22
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2010

Eddie Bruce brings his popular tribute show to Anthony Newley to the Metropolitan Room in New York on two Mondays in November - the 1st and 22nd at 7 p.m. (more...)

A JEW GROWS IN BROOKLYN Plays the Kimmel Center 12/23-28
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2010

Larry Magid Entertainment and the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts will present Jake Ehrenreich in his unique multi-media hit musical production, A JEW GROWS IN BROOKLYN. (more...)

Red Hot & New: A Songwriters' and Singers' Soiree Held At Ido Sushi 11/11
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2010

Richard Pepenella presents Red Hot & New: A Songwriters' and Singers' Soiree, the newest weekly party to hit the theater and cabaret scene, at Ido Sushi in New York on Thursday, November 11th at 8:30PM. (more...)

Eddie Bruce to perform Anthony Newley Songbook At The Met Room 11/1, 11/22
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2010

Eddie Bruce brings his popular tribute show to Anthony Newley to the Metropolitan Room in New York on two Mondays in November - the 1st and 22nd at 7 p.m. (more...)

DJ Roger Sanchez Comes To Marquee Nightclub & Dayclub 1/7
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2011

Certified party icon and international superstar DJ Roger Sanchez is bringing his wildly successful 'Release Yourself' series to Marquee Nightclub & Dayclub at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas for a year of exclusive monthly residencies launching on Friday, January 7, 2011. (more...)

Town Hall's 'Broadway By The Year' Season Kicks of with Musicals of 1921, 2/14
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2011

The Town Hall (123 West 43rd Street) New York's landmark concert venue presents the 11th season of its acclaimed Broadway By The Year® series, created, written and hosted by Scott Siegel for The Town Hall on Valentine's Day, Monday, February 14th at 8PM. Kicking off the 90th Anniversary of The Town Hall, the Broadway By The Year® season will begin with THE BROADWAY MUSICALS of 1921, celebrating the great music that was performed the same year the historic building came to be. (more...)

IN THE HEIGHTS Arrives at Academy of Music 1/18-23
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2011

IN THE HEIGHTS, winner of four 2008 Tony Awards® and the 2008 Grammy® Award for Best Musical Show Album, is coming to the Academy of Music in Philadelphia from January 18 through 23 as part of the Broadway Season. (more...)

Masterworks Broadway Kicks Off 2011 With 3 More Titles
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2011

Masterworks Broadway continues to explore the rich history of its unequaled Broadway and Off-Broadway catalog with the release of three rare cast recordings previously unavailable in the CD era - Originals - Musicals Comedy 1909-1935, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty and Inner City. (more...)

Broadway Ad Man Donald H. Josephson Dies at 82
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2010

Donald H. Josephson, a prominent theatrical advertising executive during the Golden Age of Broadway's "Mad Men," died December 8, 2010 at New York Presbyterian Hospital in Manhattan. He was 82. (more...)

IN THE HEIGHTS Arrives at Academy of Music 1/18-23
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2010

IN THE HEIGHTS, winner of four 2008 Tony Awards® and the 2008 Grammy® Award for Best Musical Show Album, is coming to the Academy of Music in Philadelphia from January 18 through 23 as part of the Broadway Season. (more...)

Richard Skipper Hosts 2nd ANNUAL LEGACY AWARDS 12/12
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2010

On Sunday, December 12th at 2 PM, DANCERS OVER 40 will present a special Legacy Award to producer Edmund Gaynes who helped the organization launch its popular yearly discussion panels at his St. Luke's Theater on West 46th Street. (more...)

Evan, Berg Host HOLIDAY ROCKS! With Guests Zolli, Calvert & More 12/5
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2010

LeftField Productions presents the annual All-Star Broadway Holiday Concert on Sunday, December 5th, 7:30PM, at The Irvington Town Hall Theater in Irvington, New York. (more...)

Tix Go On Sale For MARY POPPINS Philly Run 3/23-4/17
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2010

Producers Thomas Schumacher of Disney Theatrical Productions and Cameron Mackintosh have announced that tickets for the long-awaited production of MARY POPPINS are now on sale. (more...)

A JEW GROWS IN BROOKLYN Closes at the Kimmel Center 12/28
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2010

Larry Magid Entertainment and the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts will present Jake Ehrenreich in his unique multi-media hit musical production, A JEW GROWS IN BROOKLYN. (more...)

A JEW GROWS IN BROOKLYN Plays the Kimmel Center 12/23-28
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2010

Larry Magid Entertainment and the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts will present Jake Ehrenreich in his unique multi-media hit musical production, A JEW GROWS IN BROOKLYN. (more...)

The Las Vegas Hilton Presents A Winter Lineup Including NUNSENSE
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2010

The Las Vegas Hilton presents a myriad of entertainment options this winter. (more...)

The Las Vegas Hilton Presents A Winter Lineup Including NUNSENSE
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2010

The Las Vegas Hilton presents a myriad of entertainment options this winter. (more...)

Jackson, Benanti, Neuwirth, Pasquale Lead MTC's AN INTIMATE NIGHT, 1/24
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2010

Manhattan Theatre Club will present its annual Winter Benefit, an evening of cocktails and dinner followed by a special one-night-only cabaret-style show featuring some of the biggest stars of musical theatre on Monday, January 24, 2011 at The Plaza (58th Street & Fifth Avenue). (more...)

Richard Skipper Hosts 2nd ANNUAL LEGACY AWARDS 12/12
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2010

On Sunday, December 12th at 2 PM, DANCERS OVER 40 will present a special Legacy Award to producer Edmund Gaynes who helped the organization launch its popular yearly discussion panels at his St. Luke's Theater on West 46th Street. (more...)

Stage Aurora And MOCA Jacksonville Present 'Sinner Man'
by Beau Higgins - Aug 8, 2010

Inspired by the painting 'Sinner Man' By Benny Andrews. SINNER MAN musically blends American Negro Spirituals, Gospel, Blues, and Show tunes all performed a cappella. Showcasing the emotional journey of a man's life through the human experience. (more...)

Florida Sunshine Pops Eleventh Season
by Beau Higgins - Aug 6, 2010

Viva Italia...The Mob Hits A 'killer' compilation featuring world-famous conductor Richard Hayman and the Florida Sunshine Pops Orchestra, this tribute to great mob movies appeals to so many people -- not just Gen-Xers, but Baby Boomers as well -- who fell in love with vocal pop through gangster movies. The tunes of Dean Martin, Jerry Vale, Al Martino, Perry Como, Julius LaRosa and of course, Louis Prima. (more...)

Butler, Goodwin, Stuart & McGowan to Star in Pandora's Box at NYMF
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2010

Kerry Butler, Deidre Goodwin, James Patrick Stuart and Tom McGowan will star in the NYMF 2010's Production of Pandora's Box - A New Musical Play with Music and Lyrics by Glen Roven, Book by Maria S. Schlatter, and Directed by Gary Halvorson and Wayne Cilento. The show will run at Theater St. Clements (423 West 46th) with performances on October 8, 9, 11, 13, 14 and 16th. (more...)

Shadow Theatre to Feature YEAR OF THE WOMEN et al. in 2010-2011 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2010

Shadow Theatre Company consistently seeks to provide a vehicle of artistic expression for Colorado's indigenous actors, artists, and writers that will be non-exclusive to any and all cultural communities and take responsibility for educating children through an 'edutainment' format designed to empower youth by promoting positive peer influence with a primary focus on African-American and Latino youth. (more...)

Stage Aurora And MOCA Jacksonville Present 'Sinner Man'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2010

Inspired by the painting 'Sinner Man' By Benny Andrews. SINNER MAN musically blends American Negro Spirituals, Gospel, Blues, and Show tunes all performed a cappella. Showcasing the emotional journey of a man's life through the human experience. (more...)

Hinton Battle Directs TERMS OF DISMEMBERMENT At NY Fringe, Opens 8/18
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2010

The 14th Annual New York International Fringe Festival presents Terms of Dismemberment A New Musical (more...)

Hinton Battle Directs TERMS OF DISMEMBERMENT At NY Fringe, Opens 8/18
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2010

The 14th Annual New York International Fringe Festival presents Terms of Dismemberment A New Musical (more...)

BWW Rewviews: Fringe: Viva Los Bastarditos! - The Power of Rock
by Duncan Pflaster - Aug 16, 2010

Jake Oliver's new musical comedy 'Viva Los Bastarditos!' is an hilarious romp that references everything from Zorro to Scooby-Doo, with a tongue-in-cheek witty style. (more...)

SUMMERSTAGE Dance Presents Complexions Contemporary Ballet 8/10
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2010

City Parks Foundation proudly brings Complexions Contemporary Ballet to SummerStage as a part of our 25th anniversary season for a special two day performance. (more...)

Factory Theater Presents 1985 at DCA Storefront Theater 10/5-11/7
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2010

Factory Theater, in association with Chicago DCA Theater, presents the Orwellian interpretation of Chicago sports history in 1985. The production, written by Factory Theater Managing Director Chas Vrba, comes to Chicago DCA's Storefront Theater at 66 E. Randolph Street, from October 5 to November 7, 2010. (more...)

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