Naomi Serviss

Naomi Serviss Naomi Serviss is an entertainment/spa writer whose roots include covering Broadway. She has written for Newsday, The New York Daily News, The New York Times and numerous magazines and websites.



BWW Interview: Michael Campayno Is a Bright Light in a Glittering CHER SHOWInterview: Campayno Is a Bright Light in a Glittering CHER SHOW
Posted: Dec. 4, 2018

BWW Interview: Now Holley Fain Does the Dazzling in THE FERRYMANBWW Interview: Now Holley Fain Does the Dazzling in THE FERRYMAN
Posted: Jun. 12, 2019

BWW Interview: Erik Lochtefeld Takes His Lumps in a Jaw-Dropping KING KONGInterview: Erik Lochtefeld Takes His Lumps in KING KONG
Posted: Dec. 27, 2018

BWW Interview: Chuck Cooper Preaches to the CHOIR BOYInterview: Chuck Cooper Preaches to the CHOIR BOY
Posted: Feb. 5, 2019

BWW Interview: Marylouise Burke Is a Conflicted Mom in TRUE WESTBWW Interview: Marylouise Burke Is a Conflicted Mom in TRUE WEST
Posted: Feb. 4, 2019

BWW Interview: Criss Angel Appears on Broadway to Levitate Your SpiritsInterview: Criss Angel Appears on Broadway to Levitate Your Spirits
Posted: Jul. 1, 2019

BWW Interview: Aneesa Folds Masters the Full-Contact Wordplay of FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREMEInterview: Aneesa Folds Masters the Full-Contact Wordplay of FLS
Posted: Sep. 27, 2019

BWW Interview: Karen Allen Directs a Gritty ASHVILLE
September 9, 2013

The actress known for films like RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK takes on the second in the five-part cycle of the hard-hitting HILL TOWN PLAYS, written by Lucy Thurber,

BWW Interviews: Kelly Kinsella, Funny Girl With a Side of Anxiety
September 5, 2013

Her fourth show is such a hit, it's been extended to September 8 and resumes October 27 for 9 weeks.

Film Week at the N.Y. Philharmonic
September 3, 2013

Fans of movies and the music in them will want to attend the New York Philharmonic's special celebration, "The Art of the Score: Film Week at the Philharmonic," from Sept. 17-21.

August Wilson's American Century Cycle, in Staged Readings
September 3, 2013

The acclaimed playwright is being celebrated in staged readings through Sept. 28 at The Greene Performance Space in Lower Manhattan.

BWW Interview: Brian d'Arcy James Reveals Details on 54 Below Shows!
September 3, 2013

Broadway Veteran Sings Pop

Bobby McFerrin Leaves Summerstage Crowd Happy
August 22, 2013

A night of high-spirited music and fun in Central Park.

BWW Interview: Steve Rosen's STARCATCHER Turn
July 31, 2013

Rosen's character Smee, second banana in the Peter Pan prequel Peter and the Starcatcher , has one driving motivation - to serve his captain. "He's sort of like Edith Bunker with Archie."

BWW Interview: David Furr's Expedition to Laughter
July 10, 2013

David Furr is the stuffy club president in The Explorers Club, a shot of Marx Brothers and a dash of Monty Python, served over the top.

BWW Interview: Kristine Nielsen's Sibling Revelry
July 3, 2013

As Sonia in Christopher Durang's acclaimed Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, Kristine Nielsen can't help but smack the audience's collective funny bone.

BWW Interview: KINKY BOOTS Tickle Gregg Barnes' Fancy
June 10, 2013

The outrageous thigh-high, fire-engine-red, sparkly boots that take center stage in the Tony-winning musical were especially challenging for the costume designer of the runaway hit.

BWW INTERVIEWS: Blair Brown Is One of Nikolai's Others
June 4, 2013

Blair Brown was fascinated by the complex relationship her character, Vera Stravinsky, had with her husband, the composer Igor Stravinsky.

BWW Interviews: Tonya Pinkins, UNPLUGGED and Sizzling; Plays Joe's Pub Tonight
June 3, 2013

No doubt you've seen Tonya Pinkins perform, somewhere or other. Whether it was in a film, live onstage, or on the small screen (soaps, primetime shows), it's safe to say she's crossed your field of vision through at least one medium. You might call her a triple threat: good actor, good singer, good stand-up comedian. And tonight, June 3 her full repertoire will be on display in UNPLUGGED a performance at Joe's Pub.

BWW Interview: Tonya Pinkins, UNPLUGGED and Sizzling
May 20, 2013

Tonya Pinkins, triple threat actor/singer/comedian, will put her full repertoire to work in UNPLUGGED, a performance at Joe's Pub.

BWW Interview: OLD HATS' David Shiner Tickles Audiences
May 17, 2013

'We're just two guys being absolutely ridiculous and having a wonderful time doing it,' says David Shiner.

BWW Interviews: Andréa Burns, a Stripper with a Gimmick in The Nance
May 14, 2013

Andrea Burns portrays a saucy burlesque stripper in a darkly comic play about the political climate concerning homosexuality in 1937 New York.

BWW Interview: Courtney B. Vance Edits the Lucky Guy
April 22, 2013

"He lived hard, lived fast and was an amazing, amazing editor," Vance says of Hap Hairston, the character he plays in LUCKY GUY.

BWW Interviews: Playwright Dominique Morisseau of DETROIT '67
March 7, 2013

DETROIT '67 is both a heartbreaking love song to the broken city in which the playwright grew up and an indictment of the political forces of the day.

BWW Interviews: Frances Sternhagen of THE MADRID
February 25, 2013

Frances Sternhagen, a veteran of stage, film and television, plays a sympathetic and often funny character who tries to make sense of her daughter's transgression in THE MADRID.

BWW Interviews: Tom Wopat Has a New Number
February 1, 2013

The DUKES OF HAZZARD star has a new CD and a concert date at 54 BELOW.

BWW Interviews: Michael Rabe of THE FUTURE IS NOT WHAT IT WAS
January 21, 2013

With a cast of six, Michael Rabe holds a mirror up to a handful of 20-somethings who seem to live a more vibrant life via virtual reality rather than with the real McCoy.