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Michael Donovan

 

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[Los Angeles, 2019]
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Leilani Smith, Lisa LoCicero,
Matthew Downs, Michael Donovan,
Peter Allas, Tanya Ruth Photo

Leilani Smith, Lisa LoCicero, Matthew Downs, Michael Donovan, Peter Allas, Tanya Ruth, Jack Esformes

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Date:
05/17/2022
REPRISE 2.0 Co-Artistic Director Michael Donovan and REPRISE 2.0 Musical Director Ger Photo

REPRISE 2.0 Co-Artistic Director Michael Donovan and REPRISE 2.0 Musical Director Gerald Sternbach

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Date:
06/22/2018
Michael Donovan, Jenelle Lynn Randall and Jack W. Batman  Photo

Michael Donovan, Jenelle Lynn Randall and Jack W. Batman

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Date:
10/09/2015
Michael Donovan (Casting director for RENT at the Hollywood Bowl), Wayne Brady, Traci Photo

Michael Donovan (Casting director for RENT at the Hollywood Bowl), Wayne Brady, Tracie Thoms, Tricia Kelly (RENT/Bowl), Telly Leung, Gwen Stewart, Miri Park (RENT/Bowl), Eric B. Anthony (RENT/Bowl), Angela Wendt (Costume Designer for the orig. Broadway pr

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Date:
08/15/2010


James Kinney, Grace Wall, Donna McKechnie and Michael Donovan

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Date:
04/24/2009

 

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Michael Donovan News

World Premiere Of REMEMBERING THE FUTURE By Peter Lefcourt Comes To The Odyssey Theat Photo World Premiere Of REMEMBERING THE FUTURE By Peter Lefcourt Comes To The Odyssey Theatre Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jun 28, 2022

Sweet Talk Productions has announced the world premiere of Remembering the Future, an existential comedy by Peter Lefcourt. Produced by Racquel Lehrman, Theatre Planners, and directed by Terri Hanauer, the cast will feature (in alphabetical order) two-time Emmy Award-winner Michael Corbett, Fatima El-Bashir (Nick Musleh's Love's Labours Lost), David Jahn (General Hospital), Andrew Neaves (The Upshaws on Netflix), and Tarina Pouncy (Fountain Theatre's Human Interest Story, Rogue Machine's Les Blancs).

Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of GOD OF CARNAGE at Odyssey Theatre Photo Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of GOD OF CARNAGE at Odyssey Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

Opening night of the Foursome Productions revival of¬†Yasmina Reza‚Äôs Tony¬ģ Award-winning comedy¬†God of Carnage¬†on Friday, May 13 was a celebratory affair at the Odyssey Theatre in West Los Angeles.

THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE Comes to International City Theatre Photo THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE Comes to International City Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 5, 2022

A good ol' boy in the Florida Panhandle in desperate need of work finds unexpected success‚ÄĒas a lip-syncing drag queen! International City Theatre presents the The Legend of Georgia McBride, a crowd-pleasing, music-filled, laugh-out-loud comedy by Matthew Lopez. Performances take place June 10 through June 26 at ICT's home in the Long Beach Performing Arts Center. Two low-priced previews are set for June 8 and June 9.

BWW Interview: Director Peter Allas Adds GOD OF CARNAGE to His List of Proud Producti Photo BWW Interview: Director Peter Allas Adds GOD OF CARNAGE to His List of Proud Productions
by Gil Kaan - May 2, 2022

The first Los Angeles revival of Yasmina Reza’s Tony Award-winning comedy God of Carnage plays a limited three-week engagement at the Odyssey Theatre beginning May 13, 2022. Peter Allas directs the playwright-approved cast of Matthew Downs, Jack Esformes, Lisa LoCicero and Leilani Smith. The very busy Peter made some time to answer a few of my queries.

Photos: Padua Playwright's World Premiere of THREE TABLES Comes to the Zephyr Theatre Photo Photos: Padua Playwright's World Premiere of THREE TABLES Comes to the Zephyr Theatre
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 30, 2022

Padua Playwrights presents the world premiere of the newest work from legendary poet/ playwright Murray Mednick. Performances of Mednick's darkly comic Three Tables, directed by the playwright, continue through May 22 at the Zephyr Theatre.

Foursome Productions to Stage GOD OF CARNAGE Photo Foursome Productions to Stage GOD OF CARNAGE
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 13, 2022

¬†Bad behavior has never been so much fun.¬†Foursome Productions¬†presents the first L.A. revival of¬†Yasmina Reza‚Äôs scathingly funny, Tony Award¬ģ-winning¬†God of Carnage.¬†Peter Allas¬†directs a¬†visiting production¬†at the¬†Odyssey Theatre¬†for a limited three-week run,¬†May 13¬†through¬†May 29.

Photos: A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 Comes to the International City Theatre Photo Photos: A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 Comes to the International City Theatre
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 9, 2022

Lucas Hnath¬†fans, rejoice!¬†International City Theatre¬†presents¬†A Doll‚Äôs House, Part 2, the Obie-Award winning playwright‚Äôs bitingly funny, thoroughly modern, 90-minute ‚Äúsequel‚ÄĚ to Henrik Ibsen‚Äôs¬†1879 classic.¬†Trevor Biship-Gillespie¬†directs this stand-alone continuation (no need to know the original) for an¬†April 15¬†opening at ICT‚Äôs home in the¬†Long Beach Performing Arts Center, where performances continue through May 1. Two low-priced previews are set for April 13 and April 14.

Padua Playwrights Presents World Premiere Of THREE TABLES Newest Work By Murray Medni Photo Padua Playwrights Presents World Premiere Of THREE TABLES Newest Work By Murray Mednick
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 24, 2022

Padua Playwrights presents the world premiere of the newest work from legendary poet/playwright Murray Mednick. Mednick directs his darkly comic Three Tables for a five-week run, April 23 through May 22, at the Zephyr Theatre on Melrose Avenue.

World Premiere Production RAPUNZEL ALONE Returns To 24th Street Theatre Photo World Premiere Production RAPUNZEL ALONE Returns To 24th Street Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 24, 2022

24th Street Theatre's world premiere production of Rapunzel Alone, presented in association with the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, returns to the 24th Street venue April 9 through May 1 following a two-weekend run at The Wallis. To increase audience accessibility, all performances feature Spanish supertitles.

A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 Comes to Internatiional City Theatre Photo A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 Comes to Internatiional City Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 15, 2022

International City Theatre presents A Doll's House, Part 2, the Obie-Award winning playwright's bitingly funny, thoroughly modern, 90-minute ‚Äúsequel‚ÄĚ to Henrik Ibsen's 1879 classic.

Michael Donovan Videos

VIDEO: Sneak Peek of BLUES IN THE NIGHT at Ebony Reptertory Theatre VideoVIDEO: Sneak Peek of BLUES IN THE NIGHT at Ebony Reptertory Theatre
by Gigi Gervais - Nov 20, 2021

Set in 1948 in a Chicago hotel that has seen better days, the interwoven stories of BLUES IN THE NIGHT evoke the misery and humor of life, love and the dogged determination to do more than just survive. The drama reveals itself through glorious songs by Bessie Smith, Duke Ellington, Johnny Mercer, Alberta Hunter, Harold Arlen, Jimmy Cox, Ida Cox and more.

VIDEO: Kimberley Walsh Sings 'Outta My Hands' From SLEEPLESS VideoVIDEO: Kimberley Walsh Sings 'Outta My Hands' From SLEEPLESS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 5, 2020

A new video has been released of Kimberley Walsh singing 'Outta My Hands' from the new musical SLEEPLESS, A Musical Romance, which will begin socially distanced indoor performances at the Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre from 25 August. 

VIDEO: First Look at HAMLET THE ROCK MUSICAL at the El Portal Theatre in North Hollyw VideoVIDEO: First Look at HAMLET THE ROCK MUSICAL at the El Portal Theatre in North Hollywood
by Stage Tube - Feb 13, 2020

David Carver Music presents HAMLET THE ROCK MUSICAL featuring music and lyrics by Cliff Jones and additional music, lyrics and orchestrations by Craig Fair.

VIDEO: New Family Musical MUTT HOUSE Comes to Kirk Douglas Theatre VideoVIDEO: New Family Musical MUTT HOUSE Comes to Kirk Douglas Theatre
by Stage Tube - Jul 20, 2018

Ryan McCartan (recent Fox remake of The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Disney Channel's Liv and Maddie, Off-Broadway's Heathers: The Musical) will head the cast of a fun and furry musical tale for animal lovers of all ages. The world premiere of Mutt House will play at the Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City from July 15 through Aug. 5. Previews begin July 10.

VIDEO: Tracy Nicole Chapman to Star in SHOUT SISTER SHOUT! World Premiere at Pasadena Playhouse; Watch a Preview!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

Pasadena Playhouse announces the cast and creative team for the world premiere musical SHOUT SISTER SHOUT! Created and directed by RAndy Johnson, who wrote and directed the hit Broadway musical A Night With Janis Joplin, with book by Cheryl West (Play On!). Click below for a sneak preview at the talented ensemble!

BWW TV: Sneak Peek at Rehearsals and Behind-the-Scenes of I ONLY HAVE EYES FOR YOU
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 11, 2016

Producer Corky Hale's I ONLY HAVE EYES FOR YOU - The Life and Lyrics of Al Dubin, features lyrics by Al Dubin, most music by Harry Warren, a book by Jerry Leichtling and Arlene Sarner, and musical direction by Gerald Sternbach.  The production is directed and choreographed by  Kay Cole.  BroadwayWorld TV's own LA on-air Host Michael Sterling was invited to take a sneak peek at rehearsals last week and interview some of the show's stars and creative team.  

BWW TV: First Look at Highlights of Immersive CARRIE THE MUSICAL in L.A.
by TV - On the Road - Oct 13, 2015

CARRIE THE MUSICAL returned to Los Angeles at the historic Los Angeles Theatre, the first theatrical musical at that venue. CARRIE THE MUSICAL began previews on October 1, 2015 and officially opened on October 8, 2015. Check out a first look at highlights of the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights from La Mirada's CARRIE THE MUSICAL!
by Stage Tube - Mar 29, 2015

La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts, Bruce Robert Harris and Jack W. Batman, and The Transfer Group present the Los Angeles premiere of the all-new, reimagined, environmental and completely immersive theater production of the legendary musical CARRIE THE MUSICAL. Check out highlights from the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Behind-the-Scenes with Wayne Brady and More in Pasadena Playhouse's KISS ME, KATE
by Stage Tube - Sep 15, 2014

The Pasadena Playhouse announced that Wayne Bradywill star as Fred/Petruchio in the Cole Porter Broadway musical KISS ME, KATE. The multi-Emmy Award winning Brady will head a cast of 17. Epps will direct the 2014-2015 Season opener, which will run from September 16- October 12, 2014 with the official press opening on September 21. The production also stars Merle Dandridge (Broadway's Spamalot and Tarzan) as Lily/Kate. Check out a sneak peek below!

BWW TV: Jennifer Kranz Wins LA's Next Great Stage Star 2014
by Michael Sterling and Jerry Evans - Mar 12, 2014

Jennifer Kranz, a senior at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles majoring in Theatre and minoring in Musical Theatre, emerged victorious Sunday, February 16th as LA's Next Great Stage Star¬ģ 2014 produced and presented by Sterling's Upstairs at The Federal, the most critically acclaimed concert supper club in the greater Los Angeles area.