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The life and career of George M. Cohan in a one-man show.

Miami Beach Stage Door Theatre Presents SONG MAN DANCE MAN, Opens 9/10Miami Beach Stage Door Theatre Presents SONG MAN DANCE MAN, Opens 9/10
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2011

Opening Saturday, September 10th, the Miami Beach Stage Door Theatre presents 'Song Man Dance Man,' a one-man show about one-man shows created and performed by Jon Peterson, emcee from Broadway's revival of 'Cabaret' and Drama Desk Nominee for the title role in the off-Broadway production 'George M. Cohan Tonight!' (more...)

Two Fanny Brices to Share the Stage 9/08-13Two Fanny Brices to Share the Stage 9/08-13
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2014

Theater-goers may be seeing double in the coming week as two different actresses-one in her 60s, the other in her teens-offer radically different interpretations of the same role, portraying legendary singing comedienne Fanny Brice. Both seasoned pro Patricia Dell, 63, and rising newcomer Chloe Brooks, 17, will appear in productions of ASCAP award-winning writer Chip Deffaa's musical play "One Night with Fanny Brice." (more...)

13th Street Rep's THEATER BOYS Cast Album Out 10/1813th Street Rep's THEATER BOYS Cast Album Out 10/18
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

Famed gossip columnist Liz Smith -- "the Grande Dame of Dish" -- has won countless honors, including an Emmy Award, in her long career. But she's never before been depicted on the stage. In "Theater Boys" -- the new musical comedy by ASCAP Award-winner Chip Deffaa, now playing at the 13th Street Repertory Theater -- she's not only a character in the show, she's the subject of a whole song about her, a rousing fast-boogie simply titled "Liz Smith." That song will also be heard on the show's cast album (sung by Ricky Schroder and the ensemble), being released October 18th. (more...)

Miami Beach Stage Door Theatre Presents SONG MAN DANCE MAN, Opens 9/10Miami Beach Stage Door Theatre Presents SONG MAN DANCE MAN, Opens 9/10
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2011

Opening Saturday, September 10th, the Miami Beach Stage Door Theatre presents 'Song Man Dance Man,' a one-man show about one-man shows created and performed by Jon Peterson, emcee from Broadway's revival of 'Cabaret' and Drama Desk Nominee for the title role in the off-Broadway production 'George M. Cohan Tonight!' (more...)

Playwright Chip Deffaa to Have Four NYC Runs This YearPlaywright Chip Deffaa to Have Four NYC Runs This Year
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2014

Most playwrights would be happy to have one script of theirs produced in New York in a year. "Theater Boys"--which opens tomorrow, September 21st at the 13th Street Repertory Theater--is the third show by ASCAP award-winning writer/director Chip Deffaa to open this year. (more...)

13th Street Rep Launching THEATER BOYS Show and CD13th Street Rep Launching THEATER BOYS Show and CD
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2014

It's the biggest, most ambitious undertaking in years for the historic 13th Street Repertory Theater, at 50 West 13th Street, NYC. On September 21st, they'll be launching ASCAP award-winner Chip Deffaa's new musical comedy "Theater Boys"-and also, during the run, the cast album for the show. (more...)

Downstairs Cabaret Presents THE MAN WHO OWNED BROADWAY and GIRLS ONLY: THE SECRET COMEDY OF WOMEN, 10/09-11/02Downstairs Cabaret Presents THE MAN WHO OWNED BROADWAY and GIRLS ONLY: THE SECRET COMEDY OF WOMEN, 10/09-11/02
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2014

Downstairs Cabaret presents The Man Who Owned Broadway and GIRLS ONLY: The Secret Comedy of Women Oct. 9-Nov. 2. (more...)

Jon Peterson's HE WROTE GOOD SONGS Comes to The Triad, 10/27Jon Peterson's HE WROTE GOOD SONGS Comes to The Triad, 10/27
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2014

Monday, October 27 at 9:00 pm there will be a special performance at State 72 / The Triad, 158 West 72 Street (just off Broadway). Written and performed by Jon Peterson, "He Wrote Good Songs" is the story of Anthony Newley, the legendary British actor, singer, song-writer, director. (more...)

Jon Peterson's HE WROTE GOOD SONGS to Play State 72/The Triad, 10/27Jon Peterson's HE WROTE GOOD SONGS to Play State 72/The Triad, 10/27
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2014

Monday, October 27 at 9:00 pm there will be a special performance at State 72 / The Triad, 158 West 72 Street (just off Broadway). Written and performed by Jon Peterson, 'He Wrote Good Songs' is the story of Anthony Newley, the legendary British actor, singer, song-writer, director. (more...)

George M. Cohan Tonight! Taps Up a Storm
by Nancy Grossman - Nov 1, 2006

Jon Peterson is George M. Cohan in New England premiere at Foothills Theatre (more...)

Jon Peterson Revives SONG MAN, DANCE MAN at Stage 72 TonightJon Peterson Revives SONG MAN, DANCE MAN at Stage 72 Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2013

Jon Peterson will revive Song Man, Dance Man tonight, May 7 at 7:00 at Stage 72 at The Triad, 158 west 72nd Street near Broadway. (more...)

'06 Drama Desks - History Boys and Drowsy Chaperone Win Big!'06 Drama Desks - History Boys and Drowsy Chaperone Win Big!
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2006

The 51st Annual Drama Desk Awards were presented on Sunday, May 21, 2006 at 9:00 PM, at the LaGuardia Concert Hall at Lincoln Center. The annual awards honor excellence in theater for Broadway, Off Broadway and Off-Off Broadway during the season. (more...)

BroadwayWorld.com's On This Day - March 9, 2010BroadwayWorld.com's On This Day - March 9, 2010
by - Mar 9, 2010

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on March 9 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Women Who Run the Show: Charlotte Moore of Irish RepWomen Who Run the Show: Charlotte Moore of Irish Rep
by Adrienne Onofri - Mar 20, 2009

Our special series for Women's History Month continues with a profile of Irish Rep's artistic director and cofounder. (more...)

13th Street Repertory Company to Present IRVING BERLIN'S AMERICA, 6/1513th Street Repertory Company to Present IRVING BERLIN'S AMERICA, 6/15
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2014

The most popular single songwriter in history, Irving Berlin wrote more hits-and made more money-than any of his competitors. But no one has told Berlin's life story. Until now! ASCAP award-winning writer Chip Deffaa-who wrote and directed such Off-Broadway successes as 'George M. Cohan Tonight!' and 'One Night with Fanny Brice'-has now dramatized the life of Irving Berlin. His musical play, 'Irving Berlin's America'--co-starring stage/screen veteran Michael Townsend Wright and young Giuseppe Bausilio from Broadway's 'Billy Elliot' and 'Newsies'--opens June 15th at the 13th Street Repertory Theater. The premiere recording (Original Cast Records) has recently been released to enthusiastic reviews. (more...)

IRVING BERLIN'S AMERICA, Starring Michael Townsend Wright and Giuseppe Bausilio, to Open 6/15 at 13th Street RepIRVING BERLIN'S AMERICA, Starring Michael Townsend Wright and Giuseppe Bausilio, to Open 6/15 at 13th Street Rep
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2014

The most popular single songwriter in history, Irving Berlin wrote more hits-and made more money-than any of his competitors. But no one has told Berlin's life story. Until now! ASCAP award-winning writer Chip Deffaa-who wrote and directed such Off-Broadway successes as 'George M. Cohan Tonight!' and 'One Night with Fanny Brice'-has now dramatized the life of Irving Berlin. His musical play, 'Irving Berlin's America'--co-starring stage/screen veteran Michael Townsend Wright and young Giuseppe Bausilio from Broadway's 'Billy Elliot' and 'Newsies'--opens June 15th at the 13th Street Repertory Theater. (more...)

IRVING BERLIN'S AMERICA Celebrates MilestonesIRVING BERLIN'S AMERICA Celebrates Milestones
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2014

Chip Deffaa's new musical play "Irving Berlin's America," which opened Sunday, June 15th at the 13th Street Repertory Theater, will have a post-performance celebration tonight (Thursday June 19th). "We're inviting the audience to stay after the show for some cake and soda, and a post-show discussion with the cast about Berlin. We have a lot to celebrate," noted writer/director Deffaa. "The show, which just opened, has just found a publisher. And we're celebrating the birthday of costar Giuseppe Bausilio, who is turning 17. If there's a more talented 17-year-old out there, I haven't met him! And if that were not enough, this is also the anniversary of the day Berlin copyrighted his first hit, more than 100 years ago!" (more...)

Goodspeed Announces Cast of 'Half a Sixpence'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2008

Goodspeed Musicals, the only two time Tony Award winning theatre in the country, announces the cast of 'Half a Sixpence', a delightful musical comedy which promises to be fun for the whole family. 'Half a Sixpence' will run July 11 through September 19, 2008, at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam, Connecticut. (more...)

Justin Boccitto Performs George M. Cohan Tonight! At YM-YWHA August 26Justin Boccitto Performs George M. Cohan Tonight! At YM-YWHA August 26
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2010

Performer, choreographer and tap teacher Justin Boccitto will be performing in Chip Deffaa's award-winning Off-Broadway show, 'George M. Cohan Tonight!' at the Wayne, NJ YM-YWHA Theater, 7 p.m., Thursday, August 26th in a special free presentation to cap the Y's summer concert series. (more...)

Justin Boccitto Performs George M. Cohan Tonight! At YM-YWHA
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

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Irish Rep Presents George M. Cohan Tonight! Beginning March 9th
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2006

The Irish Repertory Theatre (132 West 22nd St.) will present GEORGE M. COHAN TONIGHT! a musical following the extraordinary life and career of the legendary showman on March 9th at 7 PM; previews begin March 3rd; the production closes on April 23rd. (more...)

Chloe Brooks, 17, Stars as FANNY BRICE at 13th Street RepChloe Brooks, 17, Stars as FANNY BRICE at 13th Street Rep
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2014

Playwright Chip Deffaa says he never dreamed, when his musical play "One Night with Fanny Brice," first opened Off-Broadway at St. Luke's Theater in the 2011-2012 season, that the starring role would someday be played by a teenager. Over the past three years, stars in their 30s, 40s, and 60s have played the show, which transferred in 2013 to the 13th Street Repertory Theater. Chloe Brooks, who now stars in the show, after previously serving as an understudy, is just 17. (more...)

Miami Beach Stage Door Theatre Presents SONG MAN DANCE MAN, Opens 9/10Miami Beach Stage Door Theatre Presents SONG MAN DANCE MAN, Opens 9/10
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2011

Opening Saturday, September 10th, the Miami Beach Stage Door Theatre presents 'Song Man Dance Man,' a one-man show about one-man shows created and performed by Jon Peterson, emcee from Broadway's revival of 'Cabaret' and Drama Desk Nominee for the title role in the off-Broadway production 'George M. Cohan Tonight!' (more...)

Justin Boccitto Performs George M. Cohan Tonight! At YM-YWHA August 26Justin Boccitto Performs George M. Cohan Tonight! At YM-YWHA August 26
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2010

Performer, choreographer and tap teacher Justin Boccitto will be performing in Chip Deffaa's award-winning Off-Broadway show, 'George M. Cohan Tonight!' at the Wayne, NJ YM-YWHA Theater, 7 p.m., Thursday, August 26th in a special free presentation to cap the Y's summer concert series. (more...)

THEATER BOYS to Premiere at 13th Street Rep this FallTHEATER BOYS to Premiere at 13th Street Rep this Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2014

Casting has just been announced for the 13th Street Rep's production of ASCAP Award-winning playwright Chip Deffaa's new musical comedy 'Theater Boys.' The show, which opens September 21st, will run in repertory this fall at the 13th Street Repertory Theater (50 W. 13th Street, NYC,,www.13thstreetrep.org), along with Deffaa's musical play 'One Night with Fanny Brice' (starring Chloe Brooks), and Israel Horovotz's 'Line' (now in its 40th year at the theater), which is New York's longest-running production. A cast album for 'Theater Boys'--now in the works--will be released in October. And the Rep, according to founder/artistic director Edith O'Hara, has plans to present two additional shows by Deffaa, following 'Theater Boys.' (more...)

Casting Announced for THEATER BOYS at the 13th Street RepCasting Announced for THEATER BOYS at the 13th Street Rep
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2014

Casting has just been announced for the 13th Street Rep's production of ASCAP Award-winning playwright Chip Deffaa's new musical comedy 'Theater Boys.' The show, which opens September 21st, will run in repertory this Fall at the 13th Street Theater (more...)

2006 Drama Desk Nominations Released, Chaperone Leads Pack2006 Drama Desk Nominations Released, Chaperone Leads Pack
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2006

Nominations for the 51 st Annual Drama Desk Awards were announced today at The New York Friars Club by theater notables Marvin Hamlisch and Donna McKechnie, who revealed the nominees for the 2005/2006 theater season in front of a crowd of theater professionals at the press conference this morning. (more...)

Oscar Directs Bway Musicals of 1968 on 5/1, Cast Announced
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2006

Oscar to Direct All-Star Cast that includes Himself, Scott Coulter, Annie Golden, Lisa Howard, Lorinda Lisitza, Jack Noseworthy, Jonny Peterson, Chip Zien, and MORE! (more...)

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