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Luther Vandross

Date of Birth: April 20, 1951

Date of Death: July 01, 2005 (54)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

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THE CHOIR OF MAN Will Partner With Suicide Prevention Charity Campaign Against Living Miserably

To mark the climax of Mental Health Awareness Week 2023, the company of the Olivier-nominated international stage sensation THE CHOIR OF MAN announces details of a year-long fundraising partnership with mental health and suicide prevention charity Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM).

Alonzo King Lines Ballet to Return to The Wallis With DEEP RIVER in June

Alonzo King LINES Ballet will return to the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts with Deep River by company co-founder, artistic director, and visionary choreographer Alonzo King, on Friday, June 9, and Saturday, June 10, 2023, 7:30 pm, in The Wallis’ Bram Goldsmith Theater.

City Winery Boston's 5th Anniversary Year Continues With Wide Range Of Entertainment This Summer

City Winery Boston continues to celebrate its 5th anniversary, with a range of performances featuring music and comedy legends along with today's emerging stars.

Michael McDonald & Patti LaBelle to Host Cruise Getaway in 2024

Michael McDonald & Patti LaBelle: A One-Time Only Cruise Getaway, an exclusive three-day luxury cruise featuring performances by two of the most iconic music artists in classic R&B, will sail April 10-13, 2024 from Miami to Nassau on the Norwegian Pearl.

Playhouse on Park's COMEDY NIGHT Series Continues in May

Come to Playhouse on Park for 90 minutes of laughs on Saturday, May 6th, 2023 at 8pm. Carl Yard and Ace Aceto are set to co-headline. BYOB! Doors open 30 minutes prior to the show. Tickets are $20, all seats reserved. 

The Apollo Names New Theater Space After Longtime Leader Jonelle Procope

On Monday, March 27, The Apollo’s Board Chair Charles E. Phillips announced that the 99-seat theater in The Apollo’s new Victoria Theater—which marks the first major expansion in the organization’s history—will be named after its current President & CEO Jonelle Procope.

NAKED BOYS SINGING!'s David Hernandez to Join LIVE WITH RYE & FRIENDS in April

Live with Rye & Friends will be at the iconic, famous, and New York City renown cabaret supper club venue DON’T TELL MAMA NYC on Sunday, April 23, 2023 at 7:00pm in The Brick Room.

The Apollo To Host Auditions For Famed Amateur Night Competition, March 25

Since 1934, aspiring performers have come to The Apollo to “Be Good or Be Gone!” On Saturday, March 25 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., The Apollo (253 W. 125th Street) will hold live auditions for its signature program, Amateur Night at The Apollo, the quintessential talent competition and one of the longest-running events in the world.

Video: Jennifer Holliday Performs 'And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going' From DREAMGIRLS on TAMRON HALL

Jennifer Holliday, the Tony and Grammy Award-winning original star of Dreamgirls, appeared on Tamron Hall for a special performance of “And I’m Telling You I’m Not Going.' Holliday won a Grammy Award for the performance of the show-stopping Dreamgirls song and her Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical for playing Effie White. Watch the video!

THE CHOIR OF MAN Will Dedicate Shows to Comic Relief on Red Nose Day

The Olivier Award nominated international stage sensation, The Choir of Man, currently playing at the Arts Theatre in the West End, has partnered with Comic Relief this year. It will dedicate three performances to fundraise for Red Nose Day.

lozeak Announces Debut Mixtape 'Gut Feeling'

London-based modern alt-pop-rock artist lozeak announced the release of her debut mixtape Gut Feeling. lozeak initially heralded the EP last year with the release of singles “XO” and “Cutthroat.” In tandem with the EP announcement, lozeak has also shared a fresh, diaristic, early aughts-inspired new single “Used To You.'

Jennifer Holliday and Talia Suskauer to Play 54 Below Next Week

Next week, 54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. A recipient of the 2022 Tony Awards Honor for Excellence in the Theatre, 54 Below celebrates Broadway musicals and writers of the past and present, promoting an ongoing engagement with their work.


Reviewer Peter Nason ranks his choices for Burt Bacharach's top 50 tunes.

New Jersey Repertory Company Announces A New Series Featuring Weeks & Peterson Quintet

New Jersey Repertory Company has announced the Weeks & Peterson Quintet will be performing two sets at NJRep on Wednesday, February 22, 2023 at 7:00pm and 8:30pm.

New Casting and Tickets Released For THE CHOIR OF MAN in the West End

The Olivier-nominated international stage sensation THE CHOIR OF MAN continues its sell-out West End run, with new tickets released for dates until 30 July 2023.

See Jennifer Holliday, the Original Broadway Cast of PIPPIN & More Next Month at 54 Below

Next month, 54 BELOW will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. See February's lineup and learn how to purchase tickets!

The Apollo Names Fatima Jones as Institution's First CMCO

The Apollo has announced that Fatima Jones has been named the organization’s first Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, effective immediately. Ms. Jones has been a part of the institution’s marketing and communications team since 2018.

Cape Town Singing Sensation Fagrie Isaacs To Host Ultimate Love Song Collection show In Cape Town This March

Soulful Cape Town-born singer and songwriter Fagrie Isaacs, is set to grace the stage at The Castle of Good Hope on 4 March 2023 for a musical celebration of love.

Interview: Cynthia Clarey of BRIDGE OVER MUDDIED WATERS at Laurie Beechman

The opera star takes over the cabaret world with a show that speaks (and sings) to today's headlines.

Cynthia Clarey Will Debut BRIDGE OVER MUDDIED WATERS at Laurie Beechman Theatre On February 5th

The former opera star turned Chicago cabaret staple will make her Manhattan nightclub debut.


Luther Vandross has written 1 shows including The Wiz (Composer).

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