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FOOTLOOSE, HELLO, DOLLY! & More Set for Cincinnati Landmark Productions' Summer 2014 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2013

The season includes Hello Dolly, The Sunshine Boys, Footloose and The Will Rogers Follies. (more...)

HELLO DOLLY!, FOOTLOOSE & More Set for Covedale Center's 2014 Summer Classic Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2013

Cincinnati Landmark Productions knows how to put on great summer shows! We've been serving up hilarious comedies, beloved musicals, belly laughs, dazzling dances, stirring songs and onstage fireworks for over 30 years! For the Summer of 2014, we've put together a hot four-show package at the cool Covedale Center for the Performing Arts. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Contemp Original Musical HOUSE OF FINNEGAN Bows at El Portal
by Don Grigware - Oct 23, 2012

'Finnegan's Wake', a popular Irish ballad, from the music hall tradition, and made famous by The Clancy Brothers, invokes The Joy of Living among the rowdy Irish, telling how, through the perils of liquor, a man falls and then rises to live again. (more...)

ONCE UPON A PEOPLE to Play Black Ensemble Theater, 11/30-12/30
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2013

Once Upon A People is an original African Fairytale that exemplifies the true power of love told through spoken word, spirited music and exhilarating dance. Journey to the mystical land of Mirah where Prince Oba and Princess Erin take us on a fascinating mystical experience that teaches us to embrace The Joy of Living. A touching and warm adventure, Once Upon A People is perfect for the holiday season! (more...)

Jim Brickman Releases 'Homecoming' New Holiday CD
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2007

On September 25, 2007, Brickman released his most diverse holiday collection yet, 'Homecoming' on SLG Records, an inspired triptych of original compositions and instrumental covers that promises to toast the seasonal embers. (more...)

ONCE UPON A PEOPLE Plays Black Ensemble Theater, Now thru 12/30
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2013

Once Upon A People is an original African Fairytale that exemplifies the true power of love told through spoken word, spirited music and exhilarating dance. Journey to the mystical land of Mirah where Prince Oba and Princess Erin take us on a fascinating mystical experience that teaches us to embrace The Joy of Living. A touching and warm adventure, Once Upon A People is perfect for the holiday season! (more...)

'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for November 27th, 2013
by Paul W. Thompson - Nov 27, 2013

The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to Broadway. 'Wicked' at Sidetrack, three more versions of 'A Christmas Carol,' four radio productions of 'It's A Wonderful Life,' BET's original 'dancesical,' Davenport's, the 'Black Nativity' and sing-a-long 'Grease' films, the Bar Show and more! (more...)

THE TREASURES OF LITTLE GASPARILLA ISLAND Takes Readers to Paradise
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2013

This book, The Treasures of Little Gasparilla Island, is a story of a small island off the southwest coast of Florida, on the shores of Gasparilla Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, with its varied plant life among numerous types of land and sea birds. The authors, Lloyd Arthur Wiggins and Rosemary Egerton Letts, who consider themselves blessed for knowing Little Gasparilla Island, here present the experience of a little corner of paradise. It is a satirical autobiography about two people discovering a unique island, strengthening their relationship and enjoying lasting friendship with other islanders. (more...)

Libby, Bundonis, Gregg Lead Astoria PAC's THE HUMAN COMEDY
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2011

ASTORIA PERFORMING ARTS CENTER is pleased to announce the upcoming production of Galt MacDermot's (HAIR) musical, THE HUMAN COMEDY, with libretto by William Dumaresq based on the story by William Saroyan. (more...)

'Hello Dolly!' Masterpiece Plays Jerry Herman Ring Theatre
by Beau Higgins - Mar 29, 2009

The play with lyrics and music by UM alum Jerry Herman (A.B., '53) features beloved songs such as Hello, Dolly!, Put On Your Sunday Clothes, Ribbons Down My Back, Before the Parade Passes By, Elegance, It Only Takes A Moment, and So Long, Dearie. Herman's Tony Award-winning musical promises to be the thrilling conclusion to the Ring's season. The first Broadway show I ever saw was Hello Dolly! with Pearl Bailey and Cab Calloway. It changed my life forever. This show is a masterpiece. (more...)

A Theatre Lover's Guide to DC/Capital Area Theatres April 2010 Offerings
by Joel Markowitz - Mar 26, 2010

As the Helen Hayes Awards ceremony on April 5th honors performances and productions from the past year, DC theatergoers will be hearing two gorgeous scores by Jason Robert Brown and Jeanine Tesori, and seeing a new opera about a boxer, a splashing pool on stage, Tyne Daley as diva Maria Callas, Maurice Hines tapping his way on the Lincoln Theatre stage, Mrs. Robinson seducing Benjamin, a red balloon thrilling young audiences, Harvey Fierstein wishing he was a rich man, tales and songs from a Scottish Jewish composer, a new children's show with lots of princesses, a little musical with the title in [ ], a triumphant mounting of a short-lived Broadway musical, and a wordless Kafka classic performed in Georgian style. The crocuses, cherry blossoms, and azaleas will be in full bloom, as the nation's capital will be awash in beautiful colors. It's the perfect time to visit and see some great shows in our DC area theatres. (more...)

HELLO DOLLY! & DO OR DIE MURDER MYSTERY Play the Spotlighters this Spring
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2012

Spotlighters presents Hello, Dolly! and one weekend only, Do or Die Murder Mystery, One of the Gang. Tickets are available at: www.spotlighters.org. (more...)

HEARTFELT MOMENTS Poetry Collection is Released
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2013

After having been at death's door, author Angela Chetty was inspired to pen her thoughts straight from the heart, to reflect her life journey since her recovery. With Heartfelt Moments, she presents a compilation of poetry exalting the gift of life, and its precious moments should be treasured in their fullest. (more...)

Boston Landmarks Orchestra's Free Summer Wednesday Concert Programs to Run 7/16-8/27
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2014

The DCR's Hatch Shell on the Esplanade comes alive with orchestral splendor on Wednesday evenings during July and August, as the Boston Landmarks Orchestra returns for its 2014 main series. (more...)

3D Theatricals presents HELLO, DOLLY! with Ruth Williamson, 7/9-8/1
by Michael L. Quintos - Jun 17, 2010

One of Orange County's newest theater companies, 3D Theatricals, will present HELLO, DOLLY! from July 9 through August 1 at the O.C. Pavilion Theatre in the Arts District of downtown Santa Ana. The hit stage and screen musical marks 3D Theatrical's fourth production for 2010. Starring in the iconic role of Dolly Levi will be Broadway vet (and L.A.-area stage favorite) Ruth Williamson (Guys and Dolls). (more...)

Photo Flash: Jacquelyn Piro Donovan et al. in North Shore Music Theatre's HELLO, DOLLY!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2012

North Shore Music Theatre's production of HELLO, DOLLY! plays through June 24, 2012. See below for photos from the production, featuring Jacquelyn Piro Donovan, Gary Beach, Matt Loehr, Eric Mann, Cary Tedder, and Analisa Leaming! (more...)

3D Theatricals presents HELLO, DOLLY! with Ruth Williamson, 7/9-8/1
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2010

One of Orange County's newest theater companies, 3D Theatricals, will present HELLO, DOLLY! from July 9 through August 1 at the O.C. Pavilion Theatre in the Arts District of downtown Santa Ana. The hit stage and screen musical marks 3D Theatrical's fourth production for 2010. Starring in the iconic role of Dolly Levi will be Broadway vet (and L.A.-area stage favorite) Ruth Williamson (Guys and Dolls). (more...)

Denver Center Theatre Company Director Israel Hicks Dies at 66
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2010

Israel Hicks, the Denver Center Theatre Company director, died Saturday in New York of prostate cancer. He was 66. (more...)

Alain Rheault Releases JOIE DE VIVRE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2013

Joie de Vivre, by Alain Rheault, is the ultimate guide to being comfortable with one's authentic self, learning to be truly grateful and finding one's happiest place in life. (more...)

FLCT Presents HELLO DOLLY! 7/29-30
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2011

This Friday and Saturday for three performances only at the Broward Center's Amaturo Theatre! (more...)

Jerry Herman Ring Theatre Announces 2008-09 Season
by Beau Higgins - Jul 3, 2008

'Hello, Dolly, well hello, Dolly, it's so nice to have you back where you belong.' And where could Dolly belong better than on the stage where composer, lyricist and UM alum Jerry Herman (A.B., '53) got his start? Hello, Dolly! is an ebullient story of The Joy of Living, glittering with happy songs, shining with loving scenes, brimming with joyous dancing (more...)

FLCT Presents HELLO DOLLY! 7/29-30
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2011

This Friday and Saturday for three performances only at the Broward Center's Amaturo Theatre! (more...)

HELLO, DOLLY! Presented By Fort Lauderdale Children's Theatre
by Beau Higgins - Jul 21, 2011

If you take a stroll through the Galleria Mall on a hot summer evening and make it all the way to the northeast corner, the music you hear will have you humming along. That's because an impressive cast of seventy are busy rehearsing numbers for Fort Lauderdale Children's Theatre's upcoming production of 'Hello, Dolly!' (more...)

Aren't Queens' Hats Crowns? CROWNS at the Pasadena Playhouse Through 8/16
by Don Grigware - Jul 13, 2009

Crowns written by Regina Taylor directed by Israel Hicks Pasadena Playhouse through August 16 (more...)

Up and Comer Nick Dothee Debuts Songs at Laurie Beechman Theatre Feb. 23; Umphress and Ray Perform As Well
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2009

The Laurie Beechman Theatre will welcome Nick Doth?e for a one-night only concert featuring music from his upcoming album 'My Own Devices' on February 23, 2009 at 7:00 pm. The concert will feature an array of accomplished New York City musicians and vocalists including Beechman favorite Alysha Umphress, Kevin Ray, Patrick Carmichael, Skip Ward, Brandon Ellis, Jeff Washburn and Vanessa Dunleavy. (more...)

Up and Comer Nick Dothee Debuts Songs at Laurie Beechman Theatre Feb. 23; Umphress and Ray Perform As Well
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2009

The Laurie Beechman Theatre will welcome Nick Doth?e for a one-night only concert featuring music from his upcoming album 'My Own Devices' on February 23, 2009 at 7:00 pm. The concert will feature an array of accomplished New York City musicians and vocalists including Beechman favorite Alysha Umphress, Kevin Ray, Patrick Carmichael, Skip Ward, Brandon Ellis, Jeff Washburn and Vanessa Dunleavy. (more...)

Hurrah Players Present WILLY WONKA, 3/9-11
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2012

The Hurrah Players are set to present the latest adaptation of the Roald Dahl classic, Charlie and The Chocolate Factory, next month at The TCC Roper Performing Arts Center. (more...)

BWW TV: First Look at Highlights of Black Ensemble Theater's ONCE UPON A PEOPLE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 10, 2013

Black Ensemble Theater Founder and CEO Jackie Taylor invites audiences to share in the magic of the holiday season with the world-premiere production of Once Upon A People: A Dancesical, written and directed by Black Ensemble Theater Associate Director Rueben D. Echoles and made possible through a generous grant from Chicago Community Trust. During a limited run, Once Upon A People will enchant audiences of all ages at the new Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark Street in Chicago. The showis running now through December 30, 2013 on Mondays, Tuesdays and Sundays in repertory with The Curtis Mayfield Story. TCheck out highlights of the show below! (more...)

AIRE Radio Networks Signs Syndication Deal to Launch 'Por el Placer de Vivir con Cesar Lozano'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2014

MIAMI, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ AIRE Radio Networks announced today an agreement to syndicate the radio show 'Por el Placer de Vivir con Cesar Lozano' (The Joy of Living with Cesar Lozano) commencing on August 11 th. (more...)

3D Theatricals' HELLO, DOLLY! with Ruth Williamson Ends Run
by Michael L. Quintos - Aug 1, 2010

One of Orange County's newest theater companies, 3D Theatricals, will present HELLO, DOLLY! from July 9 through August 1 at the O.C. Pavilion Theatre in the Arts District of downtown Santa Ana. The hit stage and screen musical marks 3D Theatrical's fourth production for 2010. Starring in the iconic role of Dolly Levi will be Broadway vet (and L.A.-area stage favorite) Ruth Williamson (Guys and Dolls). (more...)

GrooveLily and Deaf West's 'Beauty Wakes' Opens in LA 4/7
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2007

The new GrooveLily musical Sleeping Beauty Wakes, which began previews March 31st at the Kirk Douglas Theatre in L.A., will open on April 7th to run through May 13th, 2007. (more...)

Libby, Bundonis, Gregg Lead Astoria PAC's THE HUMAN COMEDY
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2011

ASTORIA PERFORMING ARTS CENTER is pleased to announce the upcoming production of Galt MacDermot's (HAIR) musical, THE HUMAN COMEDY, with libretto by William Dumaresq based on the story by William Saroyan. (more...)

Libby, Bundonis, Gregg Lead Astoria PAC's THE HUMAN COMEDY
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2011

ASTORIA PERFORMING ARTS CENTER is pleased to announce the upcoming production of Galt MacDermot's (HAIR) musical, THE HUMAN COMEDY, with libretto by William Dumaresq based on the story by William Saroyan. (more...)

Spotlighters Opens HELLO DOLLY, 4/13
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2012

Hello, Dolly! opens at Spotlighters Theater on April 13, and is described as 'an ebullient and irresistible musical about The Joy of Living, glittering with happy songs, shining with loving scenes, and alive with the personality of one of the most fabulous characters on the musical stage.' (more...)

HELLO DOLLY! & DO OR DIE MURDER MYSTERY Play the Spotlighters this Spring
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2012

Spotlighters presents Hello, Dolly! and one weekend only, Do or Die Murder Mystery, One of the Gang. Tickets are available at: www.spotlighters.org. (more...)

Spotlighters Opens HELLO DOLLY, 4/13
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2012

Hello, Dolly! opens at Spotlighters Theater on April 13, and is described as 'an ebullient and irresistible musical about The Joy of Living, glittering with happy songs, shining with loving scenes, and alive with the personality of one of the most fabulous characters on the musical stage.' (more...)

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