Barbra Streisand Says 'Facts Matter' in Op-Ed Endorsing Clinton, Calling Out Trump
by BWW News Desk - September 22, 2016
Today, Broadway and singing legend Barbra Streisand has written a passionate take-down of Donald Trump for The Huffington Post titled 'Facts Matter.' (more...)
Breaking News: Barbra Streisand Will Take Concert Tour to Florida, Texas
by BWW News Desk - September 21, 2016
Just announced, Barbra Streisand, who last year became the only recording artist or group to achieve #1 albums in each of six decades, is bringing her concert tour to three cities in Florida and one in Texas this winter. (more...)
Rufus Wainwright Hilariously Duets with Barbra Streisand... Sort Of
by BWW News Desk - September 13, 2016
Dreams came true for singer Rufus Wainwright earlier this week, when he got to duet with Barbra Streisand...well, sort of. Both performers took part in an NYC fundraiser for Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, and when Streisand crooned 'Happy Days Are Here Again,' he just couldn't resist. (more...)
Barbra Streisand Tapped as Chairperson for World Trade Center's New Performing Arts Space
by BWW News Desk - September 8, 2016
The board of directors of the Ronald O. Perelman Performing Arts Center (The Perelman Center) and President & Director Maggie Boepple today unveiled the design for the new performing arts center, located at the World Trade Center site. Set to open in 2020, The Perelman Center will produce and premiere theater, dance, music, film, opera, and multidisciplinary works while offering a range of amenities for visitors and residents in the Lower Manhattan community. (more...)
Listen: Barbra Streisand Chats Career, 'Method', Politics and More for SiriusXM Town Hall
by BWW News Desk - September 7, 2016
SiriusXM recently welcomed the return of The Barbra Streisand Channel, an exclusive channel featuring the works of Grammy, Oscar, Emmy and Tony award-winning artist Barbra Streisand, on September 6, featuring an exclusive 'Town Hall' special with the legend, hosted by actor and ENCORE collaborator Patrick Wilson, on September 7. (more...)
Barbra Streisand Channel Returns to SiriusXM Today; Town Hall Q&A Set for Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - September 6, 2016
SiriusXM recently announced The Barbra Streisand Channel, an exclusive channel featuring the works of Grammy, Oscar, Emmy and Tony award-winning artist Barbra Streisand, would return to SiriusXM today, September 6. (more...)
Barbra Streisand Makes History Again with ENCORE: Movie Partners Sing Broadway; It's Officially Her 11th #1 Album
by BWW News Desk - September 4, 2016
It's official this evening from Billboard via the RIAA! Barbra Streisand has made music history yet again- this time for having eleven of her albums reach #1 on the Billboard 200 chart. Her latest album ENCORE: Movie Partners Sing Broadway was just released on from Columbia Records, and sold over 150,000+ copies in its first week (ahead of Britney Spears, Florida Georgia Line, and Frank Ocean). Streisand continues to be the female artist with the most #1 albums and the first artist with #1's in each of the six decades of her career. It's no wonder she remains 'Broadway's greatest export.' (more...)
UPDATE: Barbra Streisand Scores 7th No. 1 on UK Albums Chart with 'Encore'
by BWW News Desk - September 2, 2016
Proving once again that she is loved the world over, Barbra Streisand is currently on track to top the Official U.K. Albums Chart for the seventh tim (more...)
VIDEO: Go Behind-the-Scenes of Streisand/McCarthy 'Encore' Recording
by TV News Desk - September 1, 2016
In the video below, ET goes behind-the-scenes of the making of Barbra Streisand and Melissa McCarthy's recording of 'Anything You Can Do' from Babs' newly released duets album, Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway. (more...)
Must-Watch VIDEO: TONIGHT SHOW Outtake - After Goofs, Jimmy Fallon Joins Barbra Streisand & Alec Baldwin for Duet!
by TV News Desk - August 30, 2016
In this outtake from last Thursday's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON, Barbra Streisand and Alec Baldwin turned their duet of 'The Best Thing That Ever Has Happened' into a trio when they invite Jimmy Fallon to sing along (more...)
VIDEO: Barbra Streisand & Melissa McCarthy Record 'Anything You Can Do' from 'Encore'
by BWW News Desk - August 30, 2016
Below, watch as Barbra Streisand and funny lady Melissa McCarthy record 'Anything You Can Do' from the iconic musical ANNIE GET YOUR GUN. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Barbra Streisand Gets Candid in New Interview with EXTRA
by Stage Tube - August 29, 2016
Legendary singer, actress, and director Barbra Streisand sat down with "Extra's' Mario Lopez, getting candid about her marriage and her politics. She also revealed which celebrity impressed her the most while making her new album 'Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway" and what she thinks about the Bradley Cooper/Lady Gaga remake of "A Star is Born"! (more...)
VIDEO: Barbra Streisand Talks Politics, New Album & More on 60 MINUTES
by TV News Desk - August 29, 2016
The singer sat down with the show's Michael Usher to discuss politics, her successful career in entertainment and her newest album 'Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway'. (more...)
VIDEO: Are Those My Lips? Barbra Streisand Presented with New Caricature at Sardi's!
by TV News Desk - August 29, 2016
In a special bonus clips from Barbra Streisand's appearance on CBS SUNDAY MORNING, the legendary star visits the iconic New York eatery Sardi's, renowned for its caricatures of Broadway luminaries. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Barbra Streisand Talks Working with Hugh Jackman on 60 Minutes
by Stage Tube - August 28, 2016
When embarking upon her latest album, Encore, icon Barbra Streisand was inspired by one of Broadway's favorite leading men, Hugh Jackman. In her latest interview with 60 Minutes, Streisand discusses how Jackman's voice was the starting point for the album's core concept: creating 'mini scenes' through dialogue and duets with film stars. On the album, Streisand and Jackman sing the previously unproduced 'Any Moment Now' by the late, celebrated composer Marvin Hamlisch. This rendition of the song tells the story of a couple that has reached the breaking point in their marriage, and the video features clips from Streisand and Jackman's recording session for the track. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Barbra Streisand Visits Sierra Boggess' SCHOOL OF ROCK Dressing Room with 60 Minutes
by Stage Tube - August 28, 2016
As part of her exclusive 60 Minutes interview to promote her new album, Encore, Barbra Streisand recently visited her former Funny Girl dressing room at the Winter Garden Theater. At the time, the dressing room was occupied by School of Rock star Sierra Boggess, who recently departed the newest Andrew Lloyd Webber musical to star in a Paris production of Phantom of the Opera. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Miss Barbra Streisand on CBS SUNDAY MORNING? Watch Here!
by Stage Tube - August 28, 2016
During the show, the Grammy winner returned to the Winter Garden Theater, where she starred in 1964's FUNNY GIRL, visited Sardi's, walked the theatre district and talked about getting started in the business, her family, and life in Malibu, California. Streisand shares her thoughts on singing and her new album, 'ENCORE: Movie Partners Sing Broadway,' which is available now. (more...)
Barbra Sings Broadway- Listen to Our Showtunes by Streisand Playlist!
by BWW News Desk - August 26, 2016
Though she has appeared on Broadway only twice during her legendary career (Funny Girl and I Can Get It For You Wholesale), there is no denying that Barbra Streisand is beloved by theatre fans everywhere. She has famously crooned standards from every show from Guys and Dolls to Sweeney Todd, and she's not finished yet. (more...)
Barbra Streisand Wants Alec Baldwin for GYPSY Lead & More Fun Facts We Learned from TONIGHT SHOW Appearance
by Caryn Robbins - August 26, 2016
Barbra Streisand and Alec Baldwin were featured for the full hour on last night's TONIGHT SHOW Starring Jimmy Fallon. (more...)
Review Roundup: Barbra Streisand's ENCORE Album- Available Now!
by Review Roundups - August 25, 2016
Barbra Streisand, who last year became the only recording artist or group to achieve #1 albums in each of six decades, tomorrow releases her latest album, 'ENCORE: Movie Partners Sing Broadway.' (more...)
VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Barbra Streisand Returns to Home of Broadway's FUNNY GIRL on CBS SUNDAY MORNING
by TV News Desk - August 25, 2016
On this week's CBS SUNDAY MORNING, Anthony Mason sits down with the multitalented legend of Broadway and the silver screen Barbra Streisand. (more...)
She's Back to Broadway; Pre-Order Barbra Streisand's ENCORE Album Today!
by BWW News Desk - August 25, 2016
As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Barbra Streisand, who last year became the only recording artist or group to achieve #1 albums in each of six decades, will soon release her new latest album, 'ENCORE: Movie Partners Sing Broadway.' (more...)
BWW Exclusive World Premiere: Watch Barbra Streisand & Chris Pine Take on MY FAIR LADY on Her ENCORE Album!
by BWW News Desk - August 24, 2016
Below, BroadwayWorld is thrilled to bring you an exclusive first look at Streisand's track with Hollywood star (and Into the Woods veteran) Chris Pine- a mashup of 'I'll Be Seeing You/I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face.' Watch the duo in the recording studio, plus get the backstory on how Pine got the call! (more...)
BWW Exclusive: Lose Your Mind Over a FOLLIES Track from Barbra Streisand's New ENCORE Album!
by BroadwayWorld TV - August 22, 2016
BroadwayWorld is thrilled to bring you an exclusive first listen to a track from the Target deluxe album- 'Losing My Mind' from FOLLIES. Listen to the full song below! (more...)
Barbra Streisand Channel to Return to SiriusXM This September with Town Hall Q&A
by BWW News Desk - August 22, 2016
SiriusXM announced today that The Barbra Streisand Channel, an exclusive channel featuring the works of Grammy, Oscar, Emmy and Tony award-winning artist Barbra Streisand, will return to SiriusXM on September 6. (more...)