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BWW Review: Thoroughly Entertaining THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA McBRIDE Makes its West Coast Premiere at the GeffenBWW Review: Thoroughly Entertaining THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA McBRIDE Makes its West Coast Premiere at the Geffen
by Shari Barrett - Apr 15, 2017

We are still laughing, days after seeing the West Coast premiere of THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA McBRIDE at the Geffen Playhouse. The play with fantastic and ultra-flamboyant musical numbers will keep you laughing from beginning to end, centered on 'a wildly joyous story of empathy, of inclusivity, of community, of the potential for art to build bridges,' according to the Geffen's Artistic Director Randall Arney. Along with Mr. Arney, I send kudos to the six collaborators who have shepherded the play in its journey before arriving at the Geffen: playwright Matthew Lopez, director Mike Donahue, choreographer Paul McGill, cast member Matt McGrath, set designer Donyale Werle and sound designer Jill BC Du Boff so that L.A. audiences have a chance to celebrate the glory that stems from watching the best drag queen show since KINKY BOOTS. (more...)

BWW Review: DEAD PILOTS SOCIETY Offers Look at TV Pilots That Never AiredBWW Review: DEAD PILOTS SOCIETY Offers Look at TV Pilots That Never Aired
by Shari Barrett - Apr 27, 2016

Every year, Hollywood studios spend millions upon millions of dollars on TV pilots, the “test shows” that networks order before deciding which shows should become full-fledged series or wind up being locked away in a vault never to be seen again. For every pilot that eventually airs, there are three that never will see daylight, even though there are thousands of hopeful writers, directors and actors in our town that work around-the-clock during “pilot season,” hoping their work will be picked up and make them a lot of money as a hit TV series. (more...)

Photo Flash: Today's the Day! GREASE LIVE Cast Wraps Final Dress RehearsalPhoto Flash: Today's the Day! GREASE LIVE Cast Wraps Final Dress Rehearsal
by Sally Henry - Jan 31, 2016

With just less than two hours before The Big Show, get a behind-the-scenes look at the final rehearsal moments with Aaron Tveit, Julianne Hough, Vanessa Hudgens, Keke Palmer, Carly Rae Jepsen, and the cast of GREASE: LIVE as they finish up their preparation. (more...)

Photo Flash: SOMETHING ROTTEN!'s Michael James Scott Takes Us Behind the Scenes of Broadway's Biggest Night!Photo Flash: SOMETHING ROTTEN!'s Michael James Scott Takes Us Behind the Scenes of Broadway's Biggest Night!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2015

All day yesterday, Something Rotten!'s Michael James Scott took BroadwayWorld readers behind the scenes of Broadway's biggest night with an all-day 'Renaissance Runway' Instagram takeover. Just in case you weren't following along live, we bring you a recap below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Nickelodeon's 2012 KID'S CHOICE AWARDSPhoto Flash: Nickelodeon's 2012 KID'S CHOICE AWARDS
by Movies News Desk - Apr 2, 2012

Mega-stars including Katy Perry, Tim Tebow, Taylor Lautner, Big Time Rush, Selena Gomez, Kristen Stewart, LMFAO and Justin Bieber reigned as this year's favorites, winning top honors at Nickelodeon's 25th Annual Kids' Choice Awards live telecast, Saturday, March 31, 8-9:30 p.m. (more...)

Photo Flash: Chip Zien, Lewis J. Stadlen, et al. in Northport's THE SUNSHINE BOYSPhoto Flash: Chip Zien, Lewis J. Stadlen, et al. in Northport's THE SUNSHINE BOYS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2012

The John W. Engeman Theater at Northport has announced the cast and creative team for the Neil Simon comedy, The Sunshine Boys. Previews began yesterday with the official opening on Saturday, February 4 at 8:00 p.m. and running through March 25. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Anthony Rapp, Ann Harada, et al. Sing Eli Bolin Photo Coverage: Anthony Rapp, Ann Harada, et al. Sing Eli Bolin
by Peter James Zielinski - Sep 19, 2011

On Sunday, September 18th at 8pm, singer-songwriter Eli Bolin (I Sing!) presented his original music along with guest stars Anthony Rapp (RENT), Lin-Manuel Miranda (In the Heights), Ann Harada (Ave. Q), Greg Hildreth (Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson), Shaina Taub (The Daughters), Allison Posner (Volleygirls), Olli Haaskivi (The Bardy Bunch) and lyricist Sam Forman. The concert was directed by Laura Pietropinto. (more...)

Photo Coverage: BP Markowitz Welcomes 3,000 Kids to Receive Free Toys at Holiday CelebrationPhoto Coverage: BP Markowitz Welcomes 3,000 Kids to Receive Free Toys at Holiday Celebration
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2010

On Saturday, December 11, Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz and a team of 250 volunteers greeted more than 3,000 children from low-income housing and shelters throughout Brooklyn for the Best of Brooklyn annual holiday spectacular at the Christian Cultural Center. Also joining BP Markowitz were U.S. Senator Charles Schumer and Congressman Anthony Weiner. (more...)

Photo Flash: CRT Presents THE ANDREWS BROTHERSPhoto Flash: CRT Presents THE ANDREWS BROTHERS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2010

Cortland Repertory Theatre wraps up their 39th annual summer season with the New York State professional premiere of the 'new' 1940's musical 'The Andrews Brothers'. (more...)

Chicago Still Rocks The Regions
by Glenn Meads - Oct 27, 2006

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