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STAGE TUBE: Barbra Streisand Congratulates Patricia L. Glaser on Scopus Award
by Stage Tube - April 10, 2013
In the video below, Barbra Streisand speaks about her National Scopus Award and congratulates Patricia L. Glaser, Vice Chairman of the AFHU Western Region, on winning the 2013 National Scopus Award. (more...)
Barbra Streisand Out as Director of SKINNY AND CAT Film
by Movies News Desk - April 8, 2013
Showbiz411 reports exclusively that Barbra Streisand will no longer direct the upcoming film SKINNY AND CAT. The project, starring Colin Firth and Cate Blanchett, would have marked her first time in the director's chair in 16 years. (more...)
Barbra Streisand to Helm Romance Following Legendary Photojournalist
by Movies News Desk - April 4, 2013
The incomparable Barbra Streisand is about to settle back into the director's chair. According to Deadline, the legendary singer and actress is set to helm an upcoming and untitled film following the real-life romance of acclaimed photojournalist Margaret Bourke-White and her husband, author Erskine Caldwell. Aldamisa International has also come aboard to finance. (more...)
Barbra Streisand's European Tour Adds Second Show in London, June 3
by BWW News Desk - March 25, 2013
Following her dazzling North American tour of 2012, Barbra Streisand LIVE! will visit Europe this summer for seven exclusive engagements, with more to be announced. Just announced today is an additional show in London on June 3! Pre-sale begins tomorrow, March 26, with a public on-sale date of March 27. (more...)
Barbra Streisand's European Tour Adds First-Ever Show in Israel, Stop in Berlin!
by BWW News Desk - March 23, 2013
Following her dazzling North American tour of 2012, BARBRA STREISAND LIVE! will visit Europe this summer for six exclusive engagements, with additional dates and venues to be announced soon. Appearing for the first time ever in Israel, Cologne, Amsterdam and returning to London and Paris for the first time in over six years, Barbra Streisand Live promises to be a magical evening of timeless hits, combining her elegant voice, with self-deprecating humor and charming banter. An additional date has also just been added in Berlin. (more...)
Barbra Streisand Announces European Tour Dates for June - London, Amsterdam, Paris & Germany
by BWW News Desk - March 20, 2013
Following her dazzling North American tour of 2012, BARBRA STREISAND LIVE! will visit Europe this summer for four exclusive engagements with additional dates and venues to be announced soon. rr (more...)
Sondheim Not Ready to Approve Barbra Streisand-Helmed GYPSY
by Movies News Desk - February 28, 2013
According to a report on Lemonade.com, Stephen Sondheim, lyricist for the classic musical GYPSY, is not keen on the idea of Barbra Streisand taking on directing duties for an upcoming remake of the 1962 film. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Barbra Streisand Performs 'The Way We Were' at The Oscars!
by Stage Tube - February 25, 2013
On last night's 85th Annual Academy Awards, the legendary songstress Barbra Streisand performed 'The Way We Were' in honor of the late Marvin Hamlisch. Check out the tribute below! (more...)
Bill Clinton to Present Barbra Streisand with Chaplin Award on 4/22
by BWW News Desk - February 13, 2013
The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today that President Bill Clinton will present the 40th Chaplin Award to Academy Award-winner Barbra Streisand, the first American woman artist to receive credit as writer, director, producer and star of a major feature film (YENTL), during a Gala Ceremony held at Lincoln Center on the evening of Monday, April 22, 2013. (more...)
Barbra Streisand to Return to Director's Chair for First Time Since 1991
by Movies News Desk - February 8, 2013
For first time since 1991's 'The Mirror Has Two Faces', Barbra Streisand will make her return to the director's chair. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the legendary star of stage and screen has signed a directing deal with Aldamisa International. No specific film title has been announced as the actress is reportedly 'mulling over several projects.' (more...)
VIDEO: Barbra Streisand Talks Politics and Romance on PIERS MORGAN TONIGHT
by TV News Desk - December 13, 2012
Tomorrow night, December 13, at 9, Piers Morgan sits down with Barbra Streisand on 'Piers Morgan Tonight' for an hour-long primetime interview. Watch a clip below as Streisand, a Democrat, talks about politics, romance and more! (more...)
Barbra Streisand 'Working on Rights Issue' for GYPSY Film
by BWW News Desk - December 6, 2012
As BroadwayWorld reported yesterday, Barbra Streisand recently revealed that she wants Lady Gaga to star in her upcoming GYPSY film, in which Streisand will play 'Mama Rose.' Now she opened up with Entertainment Weekly about the upcoming movie, telling Jon Barret that she's "still working out one rights issue" and that "it should happen, but it just takes forever." (more...)
BARBRA STREISAND: CLASSICAL BARBRA Set for Remastered Release with Two Bonus Tracks, Feb 5
by BWW News Desk - December 5, 2012
Thirteen-time Grammy -winning producer Steven Epstein has remastered the original recording of Barbra Streisand's 1973 record CLASSICAL BARBRA, for this reissue, the first since its original CD release in 1987. Most importantly, it contains the first ever release of two additional tracks recorded during the original sessions but never available until now - two of Franz Schubert's best-known songs, "An Sylvia" and "Auf dem Wasser zu singen." (more...)
Barbra Streisand Considering Casting Lady Gaga in GYPSY Film!
by BWW News Desk - December 5, 2012
As has been long speculated, Barbra Streisand is still hard at work on making another GYPSY film, in which she would play 'Momma Rose,' and according to Time, she has her sites set on Lady Gaga to co-star. Joel Stein writes: 'She told me about her cousin Lowell, I told her what a mullet is, she told me she's thinking of casting Lady Gaga as the lead in her remake of Gypsy, and I told her I was really, really cold.' (more...)
Barbra Streisand's MUSICARES Concert Now Available on DVD & Blu-ray
by BWW News Desk - November 12, 2012
On February 11, 2011, Barbra Streisand was honored as the 2011 MusiCares Person of the Year. At a gala event in Los Angeles, Barbra and an all-star cast of guests performed many of the songs she made famous throughout her illustrious career. The concert is now available on DVD and Bluray. (more...)
'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for October 31st, 2012
by Paul W. Thompson - October 31, 2012
The latest in unauthorized gossip and buzz from the heart of Chicago's showtune video bars, and musical theater news from Chicago to New York. Barbra, the 'Seasons Of Carols' CD release, a sing-along 'Xanadu,' 'I Love Lucy' extends, a 'Fifty Shades' parody, 'Fugitive Songs,' BET's season, 'Miss Saigon,' 'Rent' and more.... (more...)
Barbra Streisand and Jason Gould's Albums Hit #1
by BWW News Desk - October 15, 2012
For the first time ever in the history of Amazon, a mother and her son have number one albums during the week of their release. (more...)
Barbra Streisand Brings BACK TO BROOKLYN to Barclays Center Tonight!
by BWW News Desk - October 11, 2012
This Fall, stage and screen legend Barbra Streisand brings her concert tour across the United States. Titled 'Back to Brooklyn,' the tour stops tonight in Streisand's hometown, Brooklyn, New York, where she will perform at the Barclays Center. (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Barbra Streisand Talks 'Release Me' Tracks!
by Stage Tube - October 10, 2012
Barbra Streisand, who this week return to Brooklyn to play at the Barclays Center, is sharing 11 previously unreleased songs, spanning a cross-section of her career from 1963 to the present. The collection, titled RELEASE ME, is now available on vinyl and on CD. (more...)
POLL: What's Your Favorite Barbra Streisand Movie?
by BWW News Desk - October 5, 2012
New BroadwayWorld.com Poll - What's your favorite Barbra Streisand movie? (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Barbra Streisand Sings 'How Are Things in Glocca Morra' on RELEASE ME
by Stage Tube - September 27, 2012
Barbra Streisand's private music vault holds all the master tapes she's recorded for five decades. Now, she's sharing 11 previously unreleased songs, spanning a cross-section of her career from 1963 to the present. The collection, titled RELEASE ME, is now available on vinyl and on CD (Tuesday, October 9). In the video below, Barbra sings Finian's Rainbow's 'How are Things in Glocca Morra' and chats about what the song means to her. Check it out below! (more...)
Barbra Streisand to Duet with Son at Brooklyn Concerts!
by BWW News Desk - September 26, 2012
As first scooped by BroadwayWorld.com, the legendary Barbra Streisand recently revealed in an interview with Katie Couric that she will duet with her son, Jason Gould, at her brooklyn concerts this October. On Gould's voice, Streisand revealed: 'When I heard the things he's recorded- the musicianship, the sound of his voice... it's like he has a little chamber music orchestra right in his vocal chords.' (more...)
STAGE TUBE: Barbra Streisand Talks Childhood, Brooklyn Concert and More on KATIE!
by Stage Tube - September 26, 2012
On yesterday's edition of the nationally-syndicated talk show, KATIE, Barbra Streisand, one of the world's most influential and incomparable entertainers, opened up in a rare television interview with Katie Couric. Streisand talks about the upcoming duets album she's working on with 'Babyface' Edmonds that features her first duet with her son, Jason Gould. (more...)
Barbra Streisand Adds Second Show at LA's Hollywood Bowl 11/11
by BWW News Desk - September 25, 2012
According to her Twitter feed, Broadway favorite Barbra Streisand has now added an additional show in Los Angeles at the Hollywood Bowl on November 11. A fan pre-sale will begin on September 27 at 10 am. (more...)
BWW TV: Barbra Streisand Talks Duet Partners and More on KATIE!
by BroadwayWorld TV - September 24, 2012
On the Tuesday, September 25th edition of the nationally-syndicated talk show, KATIE, (check local listings, katiecouric.com) Barbra Streisand, one of the world's most influential and incomparable entertainers, opens up in a rare television interview with Katie Couric. Streisand talks about the upcoming duets album she's working on with 'Babyface' Edmonds that features her first duet with her son, Jason Gould. (more...)
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VIDEO: Josh Groban Performs 'Somewhere Over the Rainbow' on DWTS
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