Marika O'Hara

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Dove Cameron on THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA: 'I'm the Biggest Fan of All Time'Cameron on LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA: 'I'm the Biggest Fan of All Time'
Posted: Dec. 12, 2018


Photo Flash: NYCCHP Treats 800 Homeless Children to KING KONGPhoto Flash: NYCCHP Treats 800 Homeless Children to KING KONG
Posted: Dec. 6, 2018


BWW Album Review: CAROLS FOR A CURE VOLUME 20 Brings Back Old Favorites for a Spectacular Collection of Holiday SongsAlbum Review: CAROLS FOR A CURE Puts Together Great Collection
Posted: Dec. 6, 2018


Photo Flash: Hugh Jackman Receives the Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in FilmPhoto Flash: Hugh Jackman Receives the Kirk Douglas Award
Posted: Nov. 20, 2018


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Dove Cameron on THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA: 'I'm the Biggest Fan of All Time'Cameron on LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA: 'I'm the Biggest Fan of All Time'
Posted: Dec. 12, 2018


Photo Flash: NYCCHP Treats 800 Homeless Children to KING KONGPhoto Flash: NYCCHP Treats 800 Homeless Children to KING KONG
Posted: Dec. 6, 2018


BWW Album Review: CAROLS FOR A CURE VOLUME 20 Brings Back Old Favorites for a Spectacular Collection of Holiday SongsAlbum Review: CAROLS FOR A CURE Puts Together Great Collection
Posted: Dec. 6, 2018


Photo Flash: Hugh Jackman Receives the Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in FilmPhoto Flash: Hugh Jackman Receives the Kirk Douglas Award
Posted: Nov. 20, 2018


BWW Album Review: Christine Andreas' PIAF - NO REGRETS is a Gorgeous Celebration of France's Most Famous SingerBWW Album Review: Christine Andreas' PIAF - NO REGRETS is a Gorgeous Celebration of France's Most Famous Singer
December 15, 2018

The Tony nominee Christine Andreas has released an album unlike anything else this year.Piaf - No Regretscelebrates the songs made famous by the French singer Edith Piaf, including'Non, Je Ne Regrette Rien,' 'Hymne a L'Amour," "L'Accordeoniste,' and 'La Vie En Rose.' Piaf - No Regretsstarted as a one woman show performed by Andreas at Feinstein's/54 Below and other cabaret venues, intended to celebrate Piaf's life and her musical triumphs. The classic 'La Vie En Rose' had been a stable song at Andreas' other cabaret shows and performances for many years.

Rob McClure and Maggie Lakis Welcome Baby Girl, Sadie JamesRob McClure and Maggie Lakis Welcome Baby Girl, Sadie James
December 12, 2018

Former costars Rob McClure and Maggie Lakis are now coparents! The couple announced the birth of their first child, Sadie James McClure, born on Sunday December 9th at 9:16 AM.McClure and Lakis met in 2005 while performingas Doody and Frenchy in a regional production ofGrease.After marrying in 2009, they went on to perform together in the National Tour of Something Rotten! as Nick Bottom and Bea in 2017.

Dove Cameron on THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA: 'I'm the Biggest Fan of All Time'Dove Cameron on THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA: 'I'm the Biggest Fan of All Time'
December 12, 2018

At last night'sopening of The New Group's musical adaption of Clueless,Dove Cameron gushed about her next project-starring at Clara Johnson in the London premiere of Adam Guettel's The Light in the Piazza.

Photo Flash: NYCCHP Treats 800 Homeless Children to KING KONGPhoto Flash: NYCCHP Treats 800 Homeless Children to KING KONG
December 6, 2018

On December 4, The New York City Children's Holiday Party brought nearly 800 children from 38 different homeless shelters to experience the epic musicalKing Kong.After theperformance, each child receivedgifts and a backpack with educational supplies and departed the show with a merry send-off from Santa Claus.

BWW Album Review: CAROLS FOR A CURE VOLUME 20 Brings Back Old Favorites for a Spectacular Collection of Holiday SongsBWW Album Review: CAROLS FOR A CURE VOLUME 20 Brings Back Old Favorites for a Spectacular Collection of Holiday Songs
December 6, 2018

Of the many traditions and events that occur during Broadway Cares/Equity Fights Aids' twice yearly collection periods, one of the sweetest and subtlest is the annual Carols For a Cure compilation album. The recent release marks the twentieth anniversary of the tradition, where the casts of a variety of currently running Broadway shows record a special holiday song to be included on the album. This years album the album includes ten bonus tracks of songs from previous Carols For a Cure albums as well as eighteen new songs from current Broadway casts. As with every Broadway Cares/Equity Fight Aids fundraiser, all proceeds from the sales of the album goes to the organization's charitable endeavors.

DEAR EVAN HANSEN Writers Pasek and Paul Will Present a Special West Coast ConcertDEAR EVAN HANSEN Writers Pasek and Paul Will Present a Special West Coast Concert
November 27, 2018

Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, who are best known for their songwriting work onDear Evan Hansen, The Greatest Showman,andLa La Land,will appear at theSegerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa, California on January 7th.

Photo Flash: Hugh Jackman Receives the Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in FilmPhoto Flash: Hugh Jackman Receives the Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film
November 20, 2018

On Monday night, Academy Award nominated actor Hugh Jackman received the Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film from the Santa Barbara International Film Festival at the Ritz Carlton Bacara in Santa Barbara, CA. Jackman was honored for his illustrious career in film and his recent work in The Front Runner. On hand to celebrate this momentous occasion were cast mate J.K. Simmons, Director Jason Reitman, and longtime friend Ben Mendelsohn.

The Doo Wop Project Brings A DOO WOP CHRISTMAS to The McAninch Arts CenterThe Doo Wop Project Brings A DOO WOP CHRISTMAS to The McAninch Arts Center
November 15, 2018

The Doo Wop Project brings "A Doo Wop Christmas Show" to the McAninch Arts Center, located at425 Fawell Blvd. on the campus of College of DuPage Friday, Dec. 7 at 7:30 p.m. The Doo Wop Project, with multiple members who have appeared inthe Broadway hits "Jersey Boys" and "Motown: The Musical", brings unparalleled sound and vocal authenticity to recreate a classic era in American music that has inspired generations.

THE PRICE IS RIGHT LIVE Will Come to Atlanta's Fox TheatreTHE PRICE IS RIGHT LIVE Will Come to Atlanta's Fox Theatre
November 15, 2018

The Fox Theatre will play host to The Price is Right Live stage show on Tuesday, March 26, 2019. The Price Is Right Live is the hit interactive stage show that gives eligible individuals the chance to 'Come On Down' and play classic games from television's longest running and most popular game show. Contestants can win cash, appliances, vacations and possibly even a new car by playing favorites like Plinko, Cliffhangers, The Big Wheel and the fabulous Showcase!

Gulfshore Playhouse Names Barbara and George Franks Event Chairs for Annual GalaGulfshore Playhouse Names Barbara and George Franks Event Chairs for Annual Gala
November 15, 2018

Gulfshore Playhouse will host its 9th Annual Gala "Bubbles, Baubles, and Broadway" on March 18, 2019 at The Ritz-Carlton, Naples. This year's star-studded event will be chaired by Barbara and George Franks. Community philanthropists, education supporters, and longtime theatre patrons, the Franks are actively involved in a number of community-impact organizations benefiting children and underprivileged families.

Hub Theatre Company's PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Enters Final Weekend of PerformancesHub Theatre Company's PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Enters Final Weekend of Performances
November 15, 2018

Hub Theatre Company of Boston will close its critically acclaimed sixth season with the five-time Tony Award-winning play Peter and The Starcatcher by Rick Elice, with music by Wayne Barker, based on the novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson. The show will be directed by award winning local favorite Sarah Gazdowicz, with music direction by Bethany Aiken, and will run Friday, November 2 through Saturday, November 17, 2018 at First Church Boston, 66 Marlborough Street in Boston's Back Bay. Performances are Thursdays at 7:30 pm, Fridays and Saturdays at 8 pm, and Sundays at 5 pm. All performances are Pay-What-You-Can. Donations of new and gently loved toys and children's books will be collected at each performance for local charities. For tickets and information visit www.hubtheatreboston.org

Pianist Garrick Ohlsson Returns to the Houston Symphony with Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3Pianist Garrick Ohlsson Returns to the Houston Symphony with Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3
November 15, 2018

The Houston Symphony brings back two stellar guest performers: legendary pianist Garrick Ohlsson and world-renowned conductor Edo de Waart. Both mark their returns to the Jones Hall stage in the program Ohlsson Plays Beethoven at 8 p.m. Nov. 29 - Dec. 1, and 2:30 p.m. Dec. 2.

Bay Street Theater Announces 2019 Summer College Internship ProgramBay Street Theater Announces 2019 Summer College Internship Program
November 15, 2018

Bay Street Theater offers the opportunity for college interns to experience first-hand the inner workings of a dynamic, professional theater, garnering invaluable work skills in the various aspects of technical and artistic production, as well as arts administration. By actively working with trade professionals, many with Broadway credentials, throughout the rigorously scheduled rehearsal and production process, interns directly explore their own suitability to the demands and rewards of a life in the theater.

Women in Tech NJ & NY Hosts Book Launch Event for 'How to Become a Digital Leader'Women in Tech NJ & NY Hosts Book Launch Event for 'How to Become a Digital Leader'
November 15, 2018

Women in Tech NJ & NY Founder Cathy C. Smith celebrates the publication of her new book 'How to Become a Digital Leader: A Roadmap to Success'! on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at a 6:00pm reception/signing event at the La Taverna Cocktail Lounge in Caldwell, New Jersey.

The Kennedy Center Appoints Marc Bamuthi Joseph Vice President and Artistic Director of Social ImpactThe Kennedy Center Appoints Marc Bamuthi Joseph Vice President and Artistic Director of Social Impact
November 15, 2018

Multi-hyphenate artist and national arts leader Marc Bamuthi Joseph will join the leadership team of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, effective January 1, 2019. The dynamic cultural curator will assume a newly created role of Vice President and Artistic Director of Social Impact, charged with weaving together and advancing the Center's many and varied local and national community engagement initiatives.

THE LIGHTNING THIEF: THE PERCY JACKSON MUSICAL Will Play Detroit's Fisher TheatreTHE LIGHTNING THIEF: THE PERCY JACKSON MUSICAL Will Play Detroit's Fisher Theatre
November 15, 2018

Broadway In Detroit is thrilled to announce that THE LIGHTNING THIEF: THE PERCY JACKSON MUSICAL, an "electrifying" (Newsday) musical adaption of the New York Times best-selling novel written by Rick Riordan, will play Detroit's Fisher Theatre from February 26 - March 9, 2019. Tickets are on sale now.

Photo Flash: ALL IS CALM Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of the ArmisticePhoto Flash: ALL IS CALM Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of the Armistice
November 15, 2018

On Sunday, November 11, the cast and creative teamAll Is Calmhonored the 100thanniversary of the armistice with a reading of an excerpt from "For the Fallen,' a poem by Robert Laurence Binyon, first published in The London Times on September 21st, 1914 and a singing of "Silent Night.'

Photo Flash: Tabard Theatre Presents the UK Premiere of SEXY LAUNDRYPhoto Flash: Tabard Theatre Presents the UK Premiere of SEXY LAUNDRY
November 1, 2018

SexyLaundryby Michele Riml, a poignant and hilarious look at the up and downs of love, marriage and the bedroom, has been a smash hit in the US, Canada, the Czech Republic, Lithuania, Slovenia, Germany, Mexico, and Iceland, and in Poland it continues to run in rep with over 300 performances.SexyLaundrywill get its UK premiere at the Tabard Theatre, Chiswick from Wednesday 31 October - Sunday 25 November, directed by Phoebe Barran, who also directed Tryst at the Tabard Theatre last year.

The Washington Ballet Celebrates 15 Years of THE NUTCRACKERThe Washington Ballet Celebrates 15 Years of THE NUTCRACKER
October 30, 2018

This year,TheWashington Ballet celebrates 15 years of DC's perennial favorite, Septime Webre's The Nutcracker, November 24 - 25 at THEARC Theater and November 29 - December 28 at the historic Warner Theatre. Set to Tchaikovsky's magical score, this celebrated production set in 1882 early Georgetown has become the signature Nutcracker in our nation's capital.

Porchlight Music Theatre's GYPSY Starring E. Faye Butler Extends Through December 29Porchlight Music Theatre's GYPSY Starring E. Faye Butler Extends Through December 29
October 30, 2018

Porchlight Music Theatre announces the extension of Gypsy, A Musical Fable, through December 29, at The Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn Street. Porchlight Music Theatre's Gypsy stars E. Faye Butler as "Rose," is directed by Michael Weber, music directed by David Fiorello and choreographed/associate directed by Chris Carter.



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