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Birthday Party Photo Call for the Wheelhouse Theater Company production of Kurt Vonne Photo

Birthday Party Photo Call for the Wheelhouse Theater Company production of Kurt Vonnegut's "Happy Birthday, Wanda June" on October 3, 2018 at Bond 45 Times Square in New York City.

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10/04/2018


Kurt Vonnegut

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02/20/2007
 
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Kurt Vonnegut News

FUNNY GIRL Standby Julie Benko & Jazz Musician Jason Yeager to Release Debut Album HA Photo FUNNY GIRL Standby Julie Benko & Jazz Musician Jason Yeager to Release Debut Album HAND IN HAND
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 6, 2022

CLUB44 RECORDS has signed the married musical team of Julie Benko and Jason Yeager for their debut duet album Hand in Hand. Benko is a singer and actress who is currently the “Fanny Brice” standby for Broadway’s Funny Girl; she performed the role last weekend.

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Comes to Connecticut Repertory Theatre Photo LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Comes to Connecticut Repertory Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Apr 13, 2022

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) continues its 2021-22 season with Little Shop of Horrors, book and lyrics by Howard Ashman, music by Alan Menken. Based on the classic Roger Corman film, with screenplay by Charles Griffith. Directed by Vince Tycer. Music Direction by Tom McDonough. Choreography by Rebekah Santiago. Performances are slated Thursday April 22 through May 1st. 

Allan Rayman Drops New Album 'ROADHOUSE 02' Photo Allan Rayman Drops New Album 'ROADHOUSE 02'
by Michael Major - Mar 28, 2022

Thematically inspired by Kurt Vonnegut’s classic Slaughterhouse-Five, Rayman sonically nods back to the nocturnal R&B of his early work. The 13-track album focuses on the musician’s career to date; being signed and dropped, to the feeling of not being “the right guy for the job” and the struggle of finding positivity in all this negative space.

Stephanie J. Block, Santino Fontana & Laura Benanti Join The Seth Rudetsky Broadway C Photo Stephanie J. Block, Santino Fontana & Laura Benanti Join The Seth Rudetsky Broadway Concert Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 10, 2021

The series features three Tony Award® winners and critically-acclaimed powerhouse talents: Stephanie J. Block (The Cher Show) on January 7; Santino Fontana (Tootsie) on February 5; and Laura Benanti (Gypsy) on March 26.

Symphony Space Makes 2021-22 Season Available for HD Livestreaming Photo Symphony Space Makes 2021-22 Season Available for HD Livestreaming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2021

Symphony Space today made livestreaming tickets available for its robust, wide-ranging 2021-22 season, realizing its ambition to emerge from the COVID-19 shutdown as an institution committed to a hybrid model, with live events streamed in real time to audiences straight from Symphony Space’s stages in Manhattan.

Comedian Mike Birbiglia Comes to Capitol Theater, November 6 Photo Comedian Mike Birbiglia Comes to Capitol Theater, November 6
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 25, 2021

Mike Birbiglia knows how to make people laugh with his painfully true stories and practical advice. If you're in need of a humor-filled evening, you won't want to miss Mike Birbiglia Live! on Saturday, Nov. 6 in Overture Center's Capitol Theater.

Alan Menken to Present His A WHOLE NEW WORLD OF ALAN MENKEN Concert at Ridgefield Pla Photo Alan Menken to Present His A WHOLE NEW WORLD OF ALAN MENKEN Concert at Ridgefield Playhouse
by Gigi Gervais - Oct 23, 2021

In his one-man show, Menken will lead the audience through a journey of more than 35 years of hit songs, movies and musicals – Little Shop of Horrors, Sister Act, The Little Mermaid, Aladdin, Beauty & the Beast, Enchanted, Tangled and many more!

Symphony Space Announces Full Programming for 2021-22 Season Photo Symphony Space Announces Full Programming for 2021-22 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 6, 2021

Symphony Space will welcome audiences back into its New York City home this season for a wide range of memorable events that take place for one night only, and only at Symphony Space.

Student Blogs This Week - Returning to Live Performances, Virtual Schooling, and More Photo Student Blogs This Week - Returning to Live Performances, Virtual Schooling, and More!
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Oct 1, 2021

Our student bloggers write about how they're coping with the current global health crisis, give insight on their school's performing arts programs, share their opinions on the latest theater news, and so much more. In-person auditions, Shakespeare monologues, choreographing a production of A Chorus Line, voice recitals, and more-- read the latest from our college student bloggers!

Student Blog: Broadway According to Kurt Vonnegut Photo Student Blog: Broadway According to Kurt Vonnegut
by Student Blogger: Sydney Emerson - Sep 24, 2021

Vonnegut proposed that every story ever told followed a graphable shape. The stories are graphed on two axes: the vertical “good fortune-ill fortune” axis and the horizontal “beginning-end” axis. Perhaps stories aren’t as unique as we think they are—and perhaps that isn’t a bad thing.

Kurt Vonnegut Videos

VIDEO: Santino Fontana's Concert With Seth Rudetsky Re-Airs Today; Watch a Preview No VideoVIDEO: Santino Fontana's Concert With Seth Rudetsky Re-Airs Today; Watch a Preview Now!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 21, 2021

Santino Fontana joins Seth Rudetsky for a very special concert, which premiered on Sunday, February 21 (8pm). The concert re-airs today, Monday, February 22 (3pm).

VIDEO: Santino Fontana Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now! VideoVIDEO: Santino Fontana Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch Now!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Feb 21, 2021

Watch as Richard chats with Tony winner Santino Fontana who will soon join Seth Rudetsky for two very special concerts on Sunday, February 21 (8pm) and Monday, February 22 (3pm).

VIDEO: Mike Birbiglia Talks About How He Got His Start Off-Broadway VideoVIDEO: Mike Birbiglia Talks About How He Got His Start Off-Broadway
by Stage Tube - Dec 5, 2019

Mike Birbiglia was a guest on the most recent episode of 'Hiking with Kevin,' to talk about his newest special The New One, on Netflix. Birbiglia also discusses his troubled relationship with Hollywood and how being turned down changed his whole life.

VIDEO: Mike Birbiglia Talks Performing THE NEW ONE in Los Angeles VideoVIDEO: Mike Birbiglia Talks Performing THE NEW ONE in Los Angeles
by Stage Tube - Nov 21, 2019

Mike Birbiglia was a guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Tuesday night to talk about his show The New One, which is currently playing in Los Angeles. During the interview, Birbiglia talks about living in Los Angeles for the last month, Jimmy getting him hooked on Ancestry.com, meeting Brad Pitt at one of his shows, and Paul Rudd playing him in a movie.

JACK Quartet + So Percussion Play 'Songs That Are Hard to Sing' VideoJACK Quartet + So Percussion Play 'Songs That Are Hard to Sing'
by Abigail Charpentier - Nov 15, 2019

Songs That Are Hard to Sing is an octet composed by Dan Trueman for the JACK Quartet and Sō Percussion. This collaboration of contemporary music heavyweights unites “the nation's most important quartet,” (New York Timeson JACK) with Sō Percussion's “exhilarating blend of precision and anarchy, rigor and bedlam” (New Yorker).

VIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer for MIKE BIRBIGLIA: THE NEW ONE VideoVIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer for MIKE BIRBIGLIA: THE NEW ONE
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 13, 2019

Comedian and storyteller Mike Birbiglia brings his award-winning Broadway show, Mike Birbiglia: The New One, to a global audience for his newest and most highly anticipated Netflix comedy special. Filmed at the Cort Theatre in Manhattan, Birbiglia brilliantly blends observational and confessional comedy as he struggles with the existential question of whether he wants to bring a child into the world. 

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of the GOD BLESS YOU MR. ROSEWATER Cast Recording VideoVIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of the GOD BLESS YOU MR. ROSEWATER Cast Recording
by Stage Tube - Aug 7, 2017

Ghostlight Records celebrates the premiere cast recording of the musical Kurt Vonnegut's God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater - based on the recent production by the New York City Center's Encores! Off-Center musical theater series - with a special new "Making of the Cast Album" video featuring exclusive footage from the recording session and stage production, in addition to commentary from the cast and creative team.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Encores! GOD BLESS YOU, MR. ROSEWATER
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 27, 2016

Next up at Encores! Off-Center is Kurt Vonnegut's God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater. The first musical written by the blockbuster team of Howard Ashman and Alan Menken, the Off-Center production will star Skylar Astin, Derrick Baskin, Jeff Blumenkrantz, Nick Choksi, Eddie Cooper, Kevin Del Aguila, Santino Fontana, Clark Johnson, James Earl Jones, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Kevin Ligon, Marla Louissaint, Liz McCartney, Bonnie Milligan, Brynn O'Malley, and Kate Wetherhead. Check out a sneak peek of the cast in action below!

BWW TV: Next Up at Encores! Off-Center... Preview Menken & Ashman's First Musical, GOD BLESS YOU, MR. ROSEWATER
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 20, 2016

Next up at Encores! Off-Center is Kurt Vonnegut's God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater. The first musical written by the blockbuster team of Howard Ashman and Alan Menken, the Off-Center production will star Skylar Astin, Derrick Baskin, Jeff Blumenkrantz, Nick Choksi, Eddie Cooper, Kevin Del Aguila, Santino Fontana, Clark Johnson, James Earl Jones, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Eddie Korbich, Marla Louissaint, Liz McCartney, Bonnie Milligan, Brynn O'Malley, and Kate Wetherhead.


Kurt Vonnegut Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Kurt Vonnegut written?
Kurt Vonnegut has written 1 shows including God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater (Source Material).