John Lariviere

John Lariviere John Lariviere currently headlining throughout South Florida at local theatres and clubs. In August of 2016, John performed for the second year at the Florida Cabaret Festiva. He has sung live on TV on The Suncoast View (Channel 7 - ABC), and on the Live with Iris Acker show, and on the radio on KDW (97.5FM) and WLRN (91.3FM). Look for him as Theodore in the 2015 independent, horror film spoof Imaginary Movie, and as Robert in the 2016 DMOC web-series King of the Streets.

John has been a Fine Arts Educator for nearly twenty years - teaching/directing assorted performing arts programs, teen conservatories and Summer camps. He is an accomplished private voice teacher specializing in musical theatre, and working with audition/role preparation for aspiring professionals and young professionals alike. John is previously Director of Education & Facilities Manager for Arts Garage in Delray Beach, FL and General Manager of The Plaza Theatre in Manalapan, FL.You can find him at johnlariviere.net.



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BWW Review: LOVE NEVER DIES at BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTSBWW Review: LOVE NEVER DIES at BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
Posted: Nov. 13, 2017


BWW Review: THE LITTLE FOXES at Palm Beach DramaworksBWW Review: THE LITTLE FOXES at Palm Beach Dramaworks
Posted: Oct. 30, 2017


BWW Review: THE DROWSY CHAPERONE at THE WICK THEATREBWW Review: THE DROWSY CHAPERONE at THE WICK THEATRE
Posted: Oct. 29, 2017


BWW Review: LIZZIE: THE MUSICAL at Thinking Cap TheatreBWW Review: LIZZIE: THE MUSICAL at Thinking Cap Theatre
Posted: Oct. 29, 2017


BWW Review: Andrea Burns Led BORN YESTERDAY at Maltz Jupiter TheatreBWW Review: Andrea Burns Led BORN YESTERDAY at Maltz Jupiter Theatre
Posted: Nov. 9, 2017


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BWW Previews: SHORTS GONE WILD 5 at City Theatre And Island City StageBWW Previews: SHORTS GONE WILD 5 at City Theatre And Island City Stage
Posted: Aug. 15, 2017


BWW Review: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at The Wick TheatreBWW Review: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at The Wick Theatre
Posted: Jun. 11, 2017


BWW Previews: THE BOOK OF MORMON at The Adrienne Arsht Center For The Performing Arts of Miami-Dade CountyBWW Previews: THE BOOK OF MORMON at The Adrienne Arsht Center For The Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County
Posted: Aug. 5, 2017


BWW Review: 1984 at Outr? Theatre CompanyBWW Review: 1984 at Outr? Theatre Company
Posted: Jul. 19, 2017


BWW Review: TWELFTH NIGHT at NEW CITY PLAYERSBWW Review: TWELFTH NIGHT at NEW CITY PLAYERS
Posted: Jul. 9, 2017


BWW Previews: THE ILLUSIONISTS: LIVE FROM BROADWAY at the Boward Centre for the Performing ArtsBWW Previews: THE ILLUSIONISTS: LIVE FROM BROADWAY at the Boward Centre for the Performing Arts
Posted: Aug. 25, 2017


BWW Review: THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE at Marquee Theater CompanyBWW Review: THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE at Marquee Theater Company
Posted: Aug. 2, 2017


BWW Review: LOVE NEVER DIES at BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTSBWW Review: LOVE NEVER DIES at BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
November 13, 2017

The talent in this production of Love Never Dies is unquestionably top-notch, and both of the leads truly seem to be pouring 110% of themselves into their performances - unquestionably focused and committed to each other, to the moment, and to the music of Andrew Lloyd Webber.

BWW Review: Andrea Burns Led BORN YESTERDAY at Maltz Jupiter TheatreBWW Review: Andrea Burns Led BORN YESTERDAY at Maltz Jupiter Theatre
November 9, 2017

The Maltz Jupiter Theatre kicks off their 2017/18 season with the Garson Kanin's screwball comedy Born Yesterday. The production stars Drama Desk Award winner Andr a Burns as ex-showgirl Billie Dawn, fresh off her recent Broadway performance as Gloria Fajardo in On Your Feet!, the musical based on the life and music of Emilio and Gloria Estefan.

BWW Review: THE LITTLE FOXES at Palm Beach DramaworksBWW Review: THE LITTLE FOXES at Palm Beach Dramaworks
October 30, 2017

Palm Beach Dramaworks presents Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes. Considered by many to be Hellman's masterpiece, this classic play about greed and the path of destruction it leaves in it's wake is as timely now as when it was written in 1939.

BWW Review: THE DROWSY CHAPERONE at THE WICK THEATREBWW Review: THE DROWSY CHAPERONE at THE WICK THEATRE
October 29, 2017

The Wick Theatre's production of The Drowsy Chaperone is a pleasant musical theatre romp featuring music and lyrics by Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison, and book by Bob Martin and Don McKellar. The fantastic nature of the characters coming to life as Man in Chair tells the tale of his most beloved musical is charming, and the standard characters and plot twists of old movie musicals are comically nostalgic.

BWW Review: LIZZIE: THE MUSICAL at Thinking Cap TheatreBWW Review: LIZZIE: THE MUSICAL at Thinking Cap Theatre
October 29, 2017

Thinking Cap Theatre presents a raucous, rock retelling of the tale of alleged axe murderess Lizzie Borden, with Lizzie: the Musical. Written in the style of Riot Girl, the musical features music by Steven Cheslik DeMeyer and Alan Stevens Hewitt, lyrics by Tim Maner and Steven Cheslik DeMayer, and book by Tim Maner.

BWW Previews: WICKED at BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTSBWW Previews: WICKED at BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
October 20, 2017

With a thrilling score that includes the hits Defying Gravity, Popular and For Good, WICKED has been hailed by The New York Times as the defining musical of the decade, and by Time Magazine as a magical Broadway musical with brains, heart, and courage. Winner of over 100 international awards including the Grammy Award and three Tony Awards, WICKED has been performed in over 100 cities in 14 countries around the world. For more information about WICKED log on to www.wickedthemusical.com.

BWW Review: THE SOUND OF MUSIC at BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTSBWW Review: THE SOUND OF MUSIC at BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
October 20, 2017

Networks Presentations LLC presents The Sound of Music, featuring music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse. The musical was adapted into an Academy Award winning film in 1965 starring Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer. It is this beloved film version that is firmly and fondly remembered by many. Several songs from the musical have become familiar standards, including 'Edelweiss,' 'My Favorite Things,' 'Climb Every Mountain,' Do-Re-Mi' and the title song. The Sound of Music understandably remains one of America's favorite family musicals.

BWW Previews: LOVE NEVER DIES at BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTSBWW Previews: LOVE NEVER DIES at BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
October 19, 2017

LOVE NEVER DIES, the spellbinding sequel to The Phantom of the Opera, will be premiering at The Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Fort Lauderdale, November 7 - 19, 2017 as part of a North American Tour.The ultimate love story continues in LOVE NEVER DIES. This story of boundless love, full of passion and drama, follows Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera.

BWW Review: THE GOOD GIRL at Primal ForcesBWW Review: THE GOOD GIRL at Primal Forces
October 18, 2017

If you miss (theater at) Arts Garage, we're back! We're back with a vengeance says Primal Forces producer Keith Garsson. Garsson established a reputation for bringing provocative, little known plays to Arts Garage in Delray Beach for a season and a half, before the theatre program was abruptly terminated by incoming, fledgling CEO Marjorie Waldo. Though he may have initially felt disappointed that he was not given enough time to establish his brand and develop a following at Arts Garage, Garsson simply regrouped and brought his vision and his company, Primal Forces, to Ft. Lauderdale.

BWW Review: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES at MNM ProductionsBWW Review: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES at MNM Productions
October 8, 2017

MNM Productions presents La Cage aux Folles, featuring music and lyrics by Jerry Herman and a book by Harvey Fierstein through October 22, 2017.

BWW Review: SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER at Stage Door TheatreBWW Review: SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER at Stage Door Theatre
October 8, 2017

Stage Door Theatre presents the musical Saturday Night Fever featuring music and lyrics by the Bee Gees, and a book by Nan Knighton (in collaboration with Arlene Phillips, Paul Nicholas, and Robert Stigwood). The musical is based on both Nik Cohn's 1975 New York Magazine article 'Tribal Rites of the New Saturday Night', and the block-buster film that rocketed John Travolta to fame it inspired in 1977, Saturday Night Fever.

BWW Previews: A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER  at BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTSBWW Previews: A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE & MURDER at BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
September 29, 2017

The Tony Award winner for Best Musical, A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder, will play the Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Fort Lauderdale, January 9 21, 2018 in its First National Tour.

BWW Feature: INDECENT at Gable Stage/Palm Beach Drama WorksBWW Feature: INDECENT at Gable Stage/Palm Beach Drama Works
September 28, 2017

GableStage Producing Artistic Director Joseph Adler and Palm Beach Dramaworks Producing Artistic Director William Hayes are delighted to announce that their companies will be working together to co-produce Indecent, ,Paula Vogel's warm, poignant, powerful drama that resurrects the playwright Sholem Asch and the journey of his groundbreaking 1907 work, God of Vengeance. It is believed to be the first co-production between two South Florida theatres. Indecent will open PBD's season in October, 2018, then move south to launch GableStage's season in November. J. Barry Lewis will direct.

BWW Previews: THE GOOD GIRL at Primal ForcesBWW Previews: THE GOOD GIRL at Primal Forces
September 26, 2017

Primal Forces is proud to open their 2017-2018 season with the Southeastern premiere of the provocative dark comedy, The Good Girl. Written by Emilie Collyer. This award-winning play offers a futuristic view of people's interaction with robots, in a world where sex seems to have been banned for the masses, and sex with robots is narrowly constrained.

BWW Previews: SCHOOL OF ROCK  - THE MUSICAL at Broward Center For The Performing ArtsBWW Previews: SCHOOL OF ROCK - THE MUSICAL at Broward Center For The Performing Arts
September 23, 2017

Broadway legend Andrew Lloyd Webber is excited to announce casting has been finalized for the national tour of his high-octane Broadway and West End hit School of Rock The Musical! School of Rock The Musical is produced on Broadway by Andrew Lloyd Webber for The Really Useful Group, Warner Music Group & Access Industries, The Shubert Organization and The Nederlander Organization. Nina Lannan and Madeleine Lloyd Webber serve as Executive Producers.

BWW Feature:  2017-2018 CONCERT SEASON  at Old School SquareBWW Feature: 2017-2018 CONCERT SEASON at Old School Square
September 19, 2017

Old School Square is launching the 2017-2018 season with 11 outstanding shows and concerts in October & November. Tickets are available for online purchase now at www.OldSchoolSquare.org and the eight Friday Concerts are all free.

BWW Previews: RAUNCHY LITTLE MUSICAL at PGA ARTS CENTERBWW Previews: RAUNCHY LITTLE MUSICAL at PGA ARTS CENTER
September 5, 2017

Before Amy Schumer or Sarah Silverman...before Joan Rivers or Roseanne, Belle Barth was the original, irreverent female comic deflating anyone who dared take sex too seriously. 2 J Productions in association with E&M Theatricals will present Raunchy Little Musical - Belle Barth is Back, an evening with this pioneer of edgy comedy, at The PGA Arts Center, opening October 6, 2017.

BWW Previews: OLEANNA at Evening Star ProductionsBWW Previews: OLEANNA at Evening Star Productions
September 5, 2017

Evening Star Productions presents David Mamet's Oleanna. Who is right, and who is wrong? David Mamet's play, Oleanna, asks this question, and leaves its audiences searching for, and often even arguing about the answer.

THE BOOK OF MORMON at Kravis Center For The Performing Arts this NovemberTHE BOOK OF MORMON at Kravis Center For The Performing Arts this November
August 28, 2017

Back by popular demand, THE BOOK OF MORMON, which played a sold out run in 2014, returns to the West Palm Beach for a limited engagement November 21 - 26 at the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts.

BWW Review: SHORTS GONE WILD 5 at City Theatre And Island City StageBWW Review: SHORTS GONE WILD 5 at City Theatre And Island City Stage
August 27, 2017

City Theatre and Island City Stage are proud to present Shorts Gone Wild 5. This all-new production marks the fifth season of South Florida's hottest LGBT-themed short play festival that celebrates the LGBT and Progressive communities



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