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Wildcat, with music by Cy Coleman, lyrics by Carolyn Leigh, and book by N. Richard Nash, tells the story of a frontier woman named Wildcat Jackson who arrives in a border town in the American southwest with dreams of striking oil and tricks foreman Joe Dynamite into helping her.



It opened on December 16, 1960 and is best remembered forbeing the sole Broadway appearance of comedienne Lucille Ball, although the cast also featured Keith Andes, Paula Stewart, Edith King, and a young Valerie Harper (Rhoda) in the dance ensemble. Wildcat closed on June 3, 1961 after two hiatuses and 171 performances.


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by BWW - Sep 13, 2015

Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/13/2015 for Los Angeles (more...)

Judy Kaye, Randy Graff, and Cady Huffman Lead OUR GUY, CY at 54 BelowJudy Kaye, Randy Graff, and Cady Huffman Lead OUR GUY, CY at 54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2015

Tony Award winners Judy Kaye, Randy Graff, and Cady Huffman lead OUR GUY, CY: THE SONGS OF CY COLEMAN on NOVEMBER 11, 12 at 7PM and 13 @ 9:30 PM at 54 BELOW. (more...)

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by TV News Desk - Oct 9, 2015

SEC Network is slated to carry the popular Wildcat event on Friday, Oct. 16 at 7 p.m. ET. The two-hour show will also stream live via the WatchESPN app on computers, tablets and smartphones. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Judy Kaye Previews OUR GUY, CY at Feinstein's/54 BelowPhoto Coverage: Judy Kaye Previews OUR GUY, CY at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Walter McBride - Oct 6, 2015

3 Tony Award winners. 3 Broadway legends who originated roles in a Cy Coleman musical. 1 man they all loved. An unforgettable theatrical event brings together three Broadway Leading Ladies who all originated roles on Broadway in a Cy Coleman show: Tony Award winner Randy Graff, Tony Award winner Cady Huffman, and Tony Award winner Judy Kaye. Directed & conceived by Will Nunziata, with Eugene Gwozdz as Music Director. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2015

Kritzerland at Sterling's Upstairs at The Federal presents THE SHOWS OF MY LIFE – A PERSONAL DISCOVERY on Sunday, October 18, 2015 (5:30 PM dinner, 7:00 PM show). (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2015

This November, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW presents an exciting lineup of the brightest talent from Broadway and beyond. Located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th Street. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2015

The Public Theater (Artistic Director, Oskar Eustis; Executive Director, Patrick Willingham) announced the exciting international line-up today for the 12th annual UNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL, running January 6-17, 2016. (more...)

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by TV News Desk - Oct 27, 2015

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by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2015

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by TV Scoop - Oct 24, 2014

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by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2015

Dillinger Steel, a philosopher, poet, sailor, warrior and author, has completed his newest work 'Wildcat': a gripping and potent tale of war, crime, drugs, love and friendship. (more...)

Andrea Burns, Tamara Tunie and More Set for Feinstein's/54 Below This WeekAndrea Burns, Tamara Tunie and More Set for Feinstein's/54 Below This Week
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2015

This week Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond. Scroll down for details! (more...)

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by - Nov 6, 2014

On the next episode of The CW's ARROW titled "Guilty" - After a body is found strung up in the Wildcat gym, Ted Grant (J.R. Ramirez) becomes the main suspect. (more...)

Lone Star Theatre Company Launches Robert Askins Playwright FellowshipLone Star Theatre Company Launches Robert Askins Playwright Fellowship
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2015

Lone Star Theatre Company is proud to announce the creation of the Robert Askins Playwright Fellowship. The Robert Askins Playwright Fellowship is a program created by award-winning playwright Robert Askins and Artistic Director David Davila, to give Texas playwrights living in New York City a home base to develop their new work. Each playwright will receive creative support from Lone Star Theatre Company through a tiered level of staged readings and developmental workshops in New York City, and will receive professional guidance from Askins and the Lone Star Theatre Co staff. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Draw Back Your Bow' Episode of ARROWVIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Draw Back Your Bow' Episode of ARROW
by - Nov 13, 2014

On the next episode of The CW's ARROW titled "Draw Back Your Bow" - Oliver (Stephen Amell) must stop an Arrow-obsessed serial killer, Carrie Cutter (guest star Amy Gumenick), who is convinced that The Arrow is her one true love and will stop at nothing to get his attention. (more...)

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by Misha Davenport - Nov 12, 2014

Comic Book easter eggs a plenty on this week's episode of ARROW, 'Guilty.' Let's ready our bows and jump in: (more...)

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by TV Scoop - Nov 12, 2014

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Judy Kaye, Randy Graff and Cady Huffman Lead 'OUR GUY, CY' at Feinstein's/54 Below This WeekJudy Kaye, Randy Graff and Cady Huffman Lead 'OUR GUY, CY' at Feinstein's/54 Below This Week
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2015

Tony Award winners Judy Kaye, Randy Graff, and Cady Huffman lead Will Nunziata-helmed OUR GUY, CY: THE SONGS OF CY COLEMAN this week tonight, November 11, and November 12 at 7PM and 13 at 9:30 PM at Feinstein's/54 Below. (more...)

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by TV News Desk - Nov 1, 2015

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BWW Reviews: Savvy and Sassy LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS an Enjoyable Musical RompBWW Reviews: Savvy and Sassy LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS an Enjoyable Musical Romp
by David Fick - May 9, 2015

Some three decades after its first premiere, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS still delivers on its promise to be an enjoyable romp for its audiences. In this production, there is a great deal of fun to be had in the kind of musical that offers only the slightest commentary on the world around us - 'whatever they offer you, don't feed the plants' - and mostly expects its viewers to kick back, relax and go along for the ride. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2015

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Photo Coverage: OUR GUY, CY-  The Songs of Cy Coleman Plays 54 BelowPhoto Coverage: OUR GUY, CY- The Songs of Cy Coleman Plays 54 Below
by Stephen Sorokoff - May 21, 2015

Three Tony-winners converged to honor Cy Coleman at 54 Below last night and Broadwayworld was there. (more...)

James Monroe Iglehart, Melba Moore & More Set for 54 Below This WeekJames Monroe Iglehart, Melba Moore & More Set for 54 Below This Week
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2015

Coming up this week, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com or call (646) 476-3551. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Crowd-Pleasing Revue Celebrating the Songs of CY COLEMAN Sets Off Fireworks at 54 BelowBWW Reviews: Crowd-Pleasing Revue Celebrating the Songs of CY COLEMAN Sets Off Fireworks at 54 Below
by Alix Cohen - May 18, 2015

Three of Cy Coleman's Broadway leading ladies invite you to a celebratory shindig buoyed by talent, palpably warmed by affection. Sometimes orchestrated as a harmonizing girl group and at others in distinctively different solo turns, Lillias White, Cady Huffman, and Randy Graff offer a banquet of Coleman's oeuvre in the 54 Below revue, My Guy Cy, which opened Friday night (and played again the following night). Arrangements by various musicians are texturally piquant, showcasing uncommon skill when interweaving songs. Direction (from vocalist Will Nunziata, who has a second flowering career) is fluid, deft, and winning. (more...)

Lillias White, Randy Graff & Cady Huffman Set For OUR GUY, CY at 54 Below TonightLillias White, Randy Graff & Cady Huffman Set For OUR GUY, CY at 54 Below Tonight
by Pat Cerasaro - May 15, 2015

Three Tony-winners converge to honor Cy Coleman! (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2015

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Broadway at the Cabaret - Top 5 Cabaret Picks for May 11-17, Featuring Ciara Renée, the Cast of SIDE SHOW, and More!Broadway at the Cabaret - Top 5 Cabaret Picks for May 11-17, Featuring Ciara Renée, the Cast of SIDE SHOW, and More!
by Louisa Brady - May 10, 2015

Broadway's 40 theatres aren't the only places to catch performances from your favorite stars! Well after Broadway orchestra's begin their overtures, ensemble members take their dance breaks, and performers belt out their eleven- o'clock numbers, the party continues at various cabaret venues throughout New York City. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you some cabaret highlights for this week as picked by our theatre editors, including: Cast of Side Show: Added Attractions; The Theory of Relativity: A New Musical in concert by Neil Bartram & Brian Hill; 54 Celebrates Julie Wilson; Songs of Cy Coleman, Starring Randy Graff, Cady Huffman, & Lillias White; and Ciara Renee at 54 Below. (more...)

Brandon Dahlquis, Brian Zane & More Star in Porchlight Revisits... Production of CITY OF ANGELS, Beginning TonightBrandon Dahlquis, Brian Zane & More Star in Porchlight Revisits... Production of CITY OF ANGELS, Beginning Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2015

Porchlight Music Theatre and Artistic Director Michael Weber present the next production in the second season of Chicago's hit 'lost' musicals in staged concert series, Porchlight Revisits... City of Angels, featuring book by Larry Gelbart (A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, M*A*S*H), music by Cy Coleman (Sweet Charity, Barnum) and lyrics by David Zippel (The Goodbye Girl, Disney's Mulan) with direction by Christopher Pazdernik and music direction by Aaron Benham. City of Angels is presented for two-nights-only tonight, March 3 and Wednesday, March 4 at 8:00 p.m. and is performed on the set of Porchlight's Sondheim on Sondheim (February 6 - March 15) on nights when there are no performances at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave. (more...)

Park Avenue Armory Dance Commission 'FLEXN' Begins TodayPark Avenue Armory Dance Commission 'FLEXN' Begins Today
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2015

Park Avenue Armory has commissioned dance pioneer Reggie (Regg Roc) Gray and visionary director Peter Sellars to create a performance piece that evolves the tradition of flex, the Brooklyn-born street dance. Characterized by sharp, rhythmic contortion, pausing, snapping, gliding, bone-breaking, and animated showmanship, the flex form evolved from the Jamaican bruk-up style popular in the dance halls and reggae clubs of Brooklyn in the 1990s. Opening today, March 25 and marking the first major presentation of the Armory's 2015 artistic season, FLEXN transforms the dance from its individual, combative style to create a collaborative work of social commentary inspired by both personal experience and current events. A series of public discussions and education initiatives complement the presentation. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2015

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HTY to Offer Summer Drama Classes for Kids & 'TweensHTY to Offer Summer Drama Classes for Kids & 'Tweens
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2015

This summer, Honolulu Theatre for Youth invites children to imagine, create and perform amazing adventures of suspense and dramatic transformation! HTY presents two distinctly different drama programs, one for youngsters and one for 'tweens. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2015

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by - Jun 12, 2015

Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW on Wednesday, July 1, 2015! (more...)

Discovery Center Combines Summer Camp and Science for Adults at Next After Dark EventDiscovery Center Combines Summer Camp and Science for Adults at Next After Dark Event
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2015

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Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Tonight, July 1, 2015Scoop: ARROW on THE CW - Tonight, July 1, 2015
by TV Scoop - Jul 1, 2015

Get all the scoop on ARROW, airing on THE CW tonight, July 1, 2015! (more...)

Brandon Dahlquis, Brian Zane & More to Star in Porchlight Revisits... Production of CITY OF ANGELSBrandon Dahlquis, Brian Zane & More to Star in Porchlight Revisits... Production of CITY OF ANGELS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2015

Porchlight Music Theatre and Artistic Director Michael Weber have announced the next production in the second season of Chicago's hit 'lost' musicals in staged concert series, Porchlight Revisits... City of Angels, featuring book by Larry Gelbart (A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, M*A*S*H), music by Cy Coleman (Sweet Charity, Barnum) and lyrics by David Zippel (The Goodbye Girl, Disney's Mulan) with direction by Christopher Pazdernik and music direction by Aaron Benham. City of Angels is presented for two-nights-only Tuesday, March 3 and Wednesday, March 4 at 8:00 p.m. and is performed on the set of Porchlight's Sondheim on Sondheim (February 6 - March 15) on nights when there are no performances at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave. (more...)

BWW Recap: ARROW Has an UprisingBWW Recap: ARROW Has an Uprising
by Misha Davenport - Feb 4, 2015

With Oliver Queen (aka ARROW, played by Stephen Amell) still recovering from his sword fight/resurrection, it's up to Laurel (aka Black Canary, played by Katie Cassidy), Roy (aka Arsenal, played by Colton Haynes) and the rest of Team ARROW to stop Brick (Vinnie Jones). Keep your eye on the target and let's get you caught up on tonight's ep, 'Uprising.' (more...)

Profile on Composer: Cy ColemanProfile on Composer: Cy Coleman
by Roundabout Theatre Company - Feb 24, 2015

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BWW Reviews: Soprano Sonya Yoncheva Brings Voluptuous Sound to Debut in Stellar Ensemble of Met BOHEMEBWW Reviews: Soprano Sonya Yoncheva Brings Voluptuous Sound to Debut in Stellar Ensemble of Met BOHEME
by Richard Sasanow - Dec 5, 2014

Puccini's LA BOHEME has that magical ability to change its shape depending on the cast. When Pavarotti sang, it became his opera, with a Mimi hard pressed to take the spotlight, even in her death scene. When Stratas, Carreras and Scotto (as Musetta) led the cast, it became a glittery ensemble of shooting stars. At this week's performance with rising star Bulgarian soprano Sonya Yoncheva as Mimi, there was no doubt that she was the evening's “it” girl, even though the other principal singers added mightily to the performance's success. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - December 16, 2015BWW's On This Day - December 16, 2015
by - Dec 16, 2015

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on December 16 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Light Of The Moon Publishing Releases ANIMAL TALES OF THE NATIVE AMERICAN INDIANSLight Of The Moon Publishing Releases ANIMAL TALES OF THE NATIVE AMERICAN INDIANS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2014

The stories of Native American Indians have always possessed some greater meaning. They are often based in nature or about animals. And even though the tribes may vary in location or beliefs, deep within you will find a common thread. Respect for nature can be heard in stories from tribes from Canada to Florida. The stories included in this book show Native American storytelling at its best. This book contains stories such as: How the Wildcat Caught the Gobbler, How the Terrapin Beat the Rabbit, The Raven, Why Rabbit Has A Short Tail, The Ballgame Between the Birds and the Animals, The Hunting of the Great Bear, Coyote and Porcupine, The Badger and the Bear, The White Faced Bear, Run, Rabbit, Run, The Bear And The Rabbit Hunt Buffalo, The Elk Spirit of Lost Lake, The Origin of the Thunderbird, Origin of the Buffalo and many, many more. For further information, on the writing visit G.W. Mullins' web site at http://gwmullins.wix.com/officialsite. For information on the art of C.L. Hause visit his web site at http://clarencehause.wix.com/homepage. G.W. Mullins is a Native American of Cherokee decent. He has been a published author for several years. He recently released book one in his From The Dead Of Night Series, the top selling title 'Daniel Is Waiting,' which is available on Amazon.com, Kobo, Google Book Store, and Barnes and Noble. C.L. Hause is an abstract artist who possesses a Bachelor Of Arts Degree specializing in Studio Art. He was the winner of the 2013 Johnny Hart Memorial Award as well of several others. He has always been inspired by nature, primitive and Native American design. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2015

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VIDEO: Valerie Harper and Lucie Arnaz Share Lucille Ball Memories on Rick McKay's THE GOLDEN AGE FILM TRILOGYVIDEO: Valerie Harper and Lucie Arnaz Share Lucille Ball Memories on Rick McKay's THE GOLDEN AGE FILM TRILOGY
by Stage Tube - Aug 22, 2015

Rick McKay, the producer/director of THE GOLDEN AGE FILM TRILOGY, has just unveiled a new clip from the upcoming project, this time featuring an interview with Valerie Harper, telling the story of how the great Lucille Ball improvised one night on Broadway in the show Wildcat in 1960. In addition, Ball's daughter Lucie Arnaz also joins the conversation. Check it out below! (more...)

Roslyn Kind, JOHN & JEN Album Release, James Monroe Iglehart and More Set for May/June Lineup at 54 BelowRoslyn Kind, JOHN & JEN Album Release, James Monroe Iglehart and More Set for May/June Lineup at 54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2015

This May and June, 54 BELOW presents an exciting lineup of the brightest talent from Broadway and beyond. Located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th Street. (more...)

Waa-Mu Show to Offer New Perks This YearWaa-Mu Show to Offer New Perks This Year
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2015

"GOLD," Northwestern University's 84th Annual Waa-Mu Show -- an original full-length musical that tells the story of ambitious athletes on their quest for Olympic glory -- offers several bonuses this year. The production opens Friday, May 1. (more...)

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by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2015

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Review Roundup: THE VISIT Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: THE VISIT Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!
by Review Roundups - Apr 23, 2015

The Visit, the final musical ever by legendary Tony Award-winning duo John Kander and Fred Ebb, celebrates its opening tonight, April 23, 2015 at the Lyceum Theatre (149 West 45th Street). Let's see what the critics had to say... (more...)

Presidio Partners Announces New Fund, Unveils New Corporate Identity, and Announces Additional Senior ManagementPresidio Partners Announces New Fund, Unveils New Corporate Identity, and Announces Additional Senior Management
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2015

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Lillias White, Randy Graff & Cady Huffman Set For OUR GUY, CY At 54 Below 5/15Lillias White, Randy Graff & Cady Huffman Set For OUR GUY, CY At 54 Below 5/15
by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 20, 2015

Three Tony-winners converge to honor Cy Coleman! (more...)

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