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432 West 42nd St. (between 9th & 10th Sts)

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BWW Review: Gerard Alessandrini's SPAMILTON Is The Master Parodist's Masterpiece
by Michael Dale - Sep 9, 2016

'I am not gonna let Broadway rot,' raps a rising musical theatre artist who describes himself as being 'just like a savior / With Mobb Deep misbehavior,' in Gerard Alessandrini's positively brilliant spoof of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony and Pulitzer winner, repackaged as SPAMILTON. (more...)

Anita Gillette and Penny Fuller Will Reprise SIN TWISTERS at Metropolitan Room
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2016

Multiple award winning Broadway actresses, Anita Gillette and Penny Fuller to bring back their critically acclaimed cabaret SIN TWISTERS, TOO! to the Metropolitan Room, Sept 25th. (more...)

Inez Milholland Finds Her Light at United Solo, in her Solo Play About Iconic Women's Suffragist
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

Diverging Elements Theatre Co. is set to present original work, INEZ: The Suffrage Herald, as part of the United Solo Festival, Off-Broadway at Theatre Row, in New York City. (more...)

Anita Gillette & Harold Sanditen Take to New York and London as HAROLD AND BROAD
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2016

What do Anita Gillette (multiple award-winning Broadway actress and beloved star of theatre, film and television), and Harold Sanditen (international cabaret favourite and charismatic emcee in London's West End) have in common? (more...)

Inez Milholland Finds Her Light in Solo Play About Iconic Women's Suffragist
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

Diverging Elements Theatre Co. presents the original work, INEZ: The Suffrage Herald, as part of the United Solo Festival at Theatre Row, in New York City. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at INEZ, About Suffragette Inez Milholland, at United Solo
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

Below, take a look at the final dress rehearsal of INEZ: The Suffrage Herald, as part of the United Solo Festival, Off-Broadway at Theatre Row, in New York City! (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at INEZ, About Suffragette Inez Milholland, at United Solo
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

Below, take a look at the final dress rehearsal of INEZ: The Suffrage Herald, as part of the United Solo Festival, Off-Broadway at Theatre Row, in New York City! (more...)

'Real Housewives of Atlanta's Phaedra Parks Visits THE REAL Today
by TV News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

On Thursday, October 27, The Real welcomes Housewife, mortician and attorney Phaedra Parks to the table for The Real Housewives of Atlanta Takeover Week. (more...)

Exclusive Podcast: 'Behind the Curtain' Welcomes Second-Generation Broadway Alum Richard Roland
by Behind the Curtain - Oct 16, 2016

Great Grandpa Roland was a bandleader. Grandpa Roland was a trumpet player. Dad, Steve Roland, was in SOUTH PACIFIC. Mom, Liz Roland, was in Mr. President. Their son, Richard Roland, was in THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL, TITANIC, FOLLIES, THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, and countless others. (more...)

Top Stories You Missed on BWW This Weekend - 10/15-10/16/2016
by - Oct 16, 2016

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from this weekend Sunday, October 16, 2016 - Sunday, October 16, 2016. (more...)

NYC Theater Company Pens Open Letter to President Obama
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2016

The Representatives, whose latest show, PRIVATE MANNING GOES TO WASHINGTON, which imagines a secret meeting between transgender Army whistleblower Chelsea Manning and President Barack Obama, have penned an open letter to the President in response to the recent US election results. (more...)

Check Out Quotables from TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON 11/7 - 11/11
by TV News Desk - Nov 15, 2016

Below, check out quotables from NBC's THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON from November 7 – November 11 (more...)

THE BABYLON LINE Begins Tonight at Lincoln Center Theater
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2016

Lincoln Center Theater presents Richard Greenberg's new play THE BABYLON LINE this fall in the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater (150 West 65th Street). The production, directed by Terry Kinney, features Maddie Corman, Randy Graff, Julie Halston, Michael Oberholtzer, Josh Radnor, Elizabeth Reaser, and Frank Wood, and begins performances tonight, November 10. Opening night is Monday, December 5. (more...)

Exclusive Podcast: 'Behind the Curtain' on Merman and Stritch's Shared Leading Man and MR. PRESIDENT
by Behind the Curtain - May 3, 2017

Every week director Robert W Schneider and actor Kevin David Thomas pull back the curtain on neglected, forgotten, and under appreciated musicals, as well as bizarre performances, endearing television appearances, and all things show business. This Week: Who's Who of the Broadway Senior Home, ventriloquists on radio, Ethel and Elaine share a leading man, and the President sings!  (more...)

DBLTV Announces Winners of the Inaugural 'Gain the American Dream' Scholarship
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2017

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Legendary Sports Icons to Be Celebrated at Julien's Auctions
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2017

Julien's Auctions, the world record breaking auction house to the stars, has announced three auctions over two days in June that will celebrate the world's greatest athletes in sports history. Football Legends Featuring the Collection of Bernhard L. Lacroix, Sports Legends and Formula One Legends will highlight the two day auction to take place at the Mall Galleries in London on Friday, June 9, 2017 and Saturday, June 10, 2017. (more...)

President Joko Widodo makes private visit to Madame Tussauds Hong Kong
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

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'Breaking' News: Bald Eagle Egg Begins to Hatch LIVE on the DC Eagle Cam at the National Arboretum
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

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'Breaking' News: Bald Eagle Egg Begins to Hatch LIVE on the DC Eagle Cam at the National Arboretum
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2017

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Mr. President & The First Lady's Two Eggs Are Soon Due to Hatch at National Arboretum on DC Eagle Cam!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

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New Dance Alliance Announces 31st Annual Mix Festival, 6/8-11
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

New Dance Alliance is pleased to announce the lineup for the 31st annual Performance Mix Festival. “The most elaborate festival of the unpredictable” (The New York Times), the 2017 festival will feature works by 20 local and international dance artists, as well as Performance Mix's annual community breakfast, a dance party, and more. (more...)

DBLTV Set to Educate the Youth on Finance With New Book
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

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Equity President Kate Shindle Raises Her Voice in Support of NEA- 'It's a Part of Who We Are'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2017

Following news this morning from Washington, Kate Shindle, President of the Actors' Equity Association representing 50,000 stage actors and stage managers across the nation, raised her voice against cuts to the National Endowment for the Arts at a National Press Club Newsmaker.  (more...)

Philip Glass's THE PERFECT AMERICAN Opera Tells the Story of Walt Disney's Final Days
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2017

Long Beach Opera presents the American Premiere of THE PERFECT AMERICAN, March 12 and 18, 2-18, with music by Philip Glass and libretto by Rudy Wurlitzer. (more...)

LATE SHOW Host Stephen Colbert Announces Plans for 2020 Presidential Run
by TV News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

While appearing on the Russian late night TV show, 'Evening Urgant' Friday evening, LATE SHOW host Stephen Colbert announced that he may possibly throw his hat in the ring as a candidate for the 2020 presidential election. (more...)

Broadway's HOLIDAY INN Cast Set for 'Making Of' Event at The Museum of Jewish Heritage
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2016

Rodgers & Hammerstein, An Imagem Company will continue to celebrate Irving Berlin - the iconic American songwriter behind 'God Bless America,' 'White Christmas,' 'There's No Business Like Show Business' and countless others - with a special evening 'The Making of Holiday Inn, The New Irving Berlin Musical' at The Museum of Jewish Heritage on Tuesday, August 2. (more...)

Julie Halston, Josh Radnor, Elizabeth Reaser and More to Lead Lincoln Center Theater's THE BABYLON LINE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2016

Lincoln Center Theater has announced that it will produce Richard Greenberg's new play THE BABYLON LINE this fall in the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater (150 West 65th Street). (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Vermont - Week of 7/10/2016
by BWW - Jul 10, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/10/2016 for Vermont (more...)

Ted Strzelecki of Solar Wolf Energy: Dear President Trump, Even Clean Coal Is Not As Good As Solar
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2017

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Anita Gillette & Harold Sanditen are HAROLD AND BROAD in New York and London
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2017

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Anita Gillette & Harold Sanditen Take to New York and London as HAROLD AND BROAD
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2017

What do Anita Gillette (multiple award-winning Broadway actress and beloved star of theatre, film and television), and Harold Sanditen (international cabaret favourite and charismatic emcee in London's West End) have in common? (more...)

Julien's Auctions Names Nancy Valentino Chief Operating Officer
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Julien's Auctions, the world-record breaking auction house to the stars, has named industry veteran Nancy Valentino as Chief Operating Officer. Valentino's impressive career spans tenures at some of the world's leading Arts & Entertainment organizations. (more...)

Artists to Kick Off Performances in Washington, DC for Weekend of Protest
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2017

On Saturday, January 21, in protest of the presidential inauguration and incoming administration, luminaries of the music and art world will gather at The Anti-Ball, a Women's March after-party at the Black Cat in Washington, DC (more...)

History Presents THE OBAMA YEARS - A NINE-PART ORAL HISTORY
by TV News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

HISTORY has today launched THE OBAMA YEARS - A NINE-PART ORAL HISTORY. This is an incredible compilation of commentary from President Barack Obama and 23 members of his administration. (more...)

Julien's Auctions Presents Property From The Estate of Patrick Swayze
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

Julien's Auctions, the world-record breaking auction house to the stars has announced the first auction event of their 2017 season - Property from the Estate of Patrick Swayze. (more...)

'Mr. President and The First Lady: The DC Eagle Cam Project' is Released
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2017

What will likely become the most talked about book among bald eagle enthusiasts in 2017 is now available for pre-order on www.eagles.org. (more...)

Mr. President & The First Lady Are Egg-Specting Two Eaglets!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2017

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Famous Bald Eagle Pair Mr. President & the First Lady Have Welcomed the First Egg of 2017 into Their Washington DC Nest
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2017

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Beatles-Inspired IMAGINE to Play Theater for the New City
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

The Beatles are one of the most beloved rock bands in history. There's now a show that brings their songs and stories to life - although not by presenting their music. (more...)

Watch 'The First Lady' Lay Eggs in D.C. - LIVE on the Internet
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

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Julien's Auctions Ends 2016 With Another Guinness Book of World Records Entry
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2016

Julien's Auctions, the world-record breaking auction house to the stars is now in the Guinness Book of World Records for the second time, having sold the most expensive dress ever to be auctioned. (more...)

Join Bald Eagles Mr. President & The First Lady for the Countdown to 2017
by BWW News Desk - Dec 30, 2016

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Broadway's HOLIDAY INN Cast Set for 'Making Of' Event at The Museum of Jewish Heritage Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2016

Rodgers & Hammerstein, An Imagem Company will continue to celebrate Irving Berlin - the iconic American songwriter behind 'God Bless America,' 'White Christmas,' 'There's No Business Like Show Business' and countless others - with a special evening 'The Making of Holiday Inn, The New Irving Berlin Musical' at The Museum of Jewish Heritage tonight, August 2. (more...)

PHOTO FLASH: HAMILTON's Lin-Manuel Miranda: 'I Laughed My Brains Out' at SPAMILTON
by Michael Dale - Aug 11, 2016

HAMILTON's Lin-Manuel Miranda enjoyed the honor of being spoofed by master parodist Gerard Alessandrini. (more...)

Four Academy Award' Winners Propel Two Jonathan Baker Films
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2017

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Rickey Lee Launches 'Two Big Days'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2017

Rickey Lee, a journalist, poet, devoted writer and author, has completed his new book 'Two Big Days': a gripping and potent story of religion, fate, history and pride. This book will keep the reader mesmerized through the opposite yet comparable actions and lives of the two characters. (more...)

Julien's Auctions and Cunard Showcase the Largest Collection of Judy Garland Costumes
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2017

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DBLTV Set to Educate the Youth on Finance With New Book
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2017

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Help Name Two Adorable Baby Bald Eagles in Washington DC via the #NameTheNestlings Social Media Campaign!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

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Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Tony-Nominee Anita Gillette
by Behind the Curtain - Apr 10, 2017

The Secret Service might make her nervous but it doesn't stop the wonderful Anita Gillette from telling all in this fascinating interview. Anita invited Rob and Kevin over to her apartment to look back on her Broadway credits including GYPSY, ALL-AMERICAN, Mr. President, CABARET, and many others.   (more...)

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