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Exclusive: Get a First Listen to 'MacGyver!' From MACGYVER: THE MUSICAL Photo Exclusive: Get a First Listen to 'MacGyver!' From MACGYVER: THE MUSICAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 25, 2023

BroadwayWorld has your exclusive first listen to the title track 'MacGyver!' from MacGyver: The Musical's world premiere album!

MACGYVER: THE MUSICAL Album Out This Month, Featuring Brandon Victor Dixon, Taylor Lo Photo MACGYVER: THE MUSICAL Album Out This Month, Featuring Brandon Victor Dixon, Taylor Louderman, and More
by Stephi Wild - Jan 10, 2023

Award-winning MacGyver: The Musical releases its much-anticipated world premiere album featuring Broadway and TV Stars. It will be released for digital and CD purchases on Friday, January 27th. Preorders for the digital version and CD will be available the first week of January 2023.

Album Review: Sondheim & Callaway! Always an unbeatable pair... TO STEVE WITH LOVE: L Photo Album Review: Sondheim & Callaway! Always an unbeatable pair... TO STEVE WITH LOVE: LIZ CALLAWAY CELEBRATES SONDHEIM
by Bobby Patrick - Nov 7, 2022

One of the best shows of 2022 is now one of the best albums... and if you don't believe Bobby, check it out for yourself, and then you'll know.

Brett Boles, Creator of 'The M Tea' on TikTok, to Launch The M Tea Songwriting Studio Photo Brett Boles, Creator of 'The M Tea' on TikTok, to Launch The M Tea Songwriting Studio This Spring
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 2, 2022

Brett Boles, the creator of The M Tea on TikTok with 350,000 followers, is launching The M Tea Songwriting Studio this Spring and is looking for students interested in taking their songwriting skills to the next level in any genre.

Liz Callaway to Release TO STEVE WITH LOVE: LIZ CALLAWAY CELEBRATES SONDHEIM in Novem Photo Liz Callaway to Release TO STEVE WITH LOVE: LIZ CALLAWAY CELEBRATES SONDHEIM in November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 27, 2022

Working Girl Records has announced the release of ‚ÄúTo Steve With Love: Liz Callaway Celebrates Sondheim‚ÄĚ, which will be available digitally on all platforms on November 11, 2022, as well as a physical CD available for pre-order on her website.

Interview: Analise Scarpaci on Learning from Lydia, Paving New Paths, and Embracing ' Photo Interview: Analise Scarpaci on Learning from Lydia, Paving New Paths, and Embracing 'Pathetic' at 54 Below
by Matt Smith - Oct 18, 2022

The 22-year-old burgeoning songwriter reflects on her life and career ahead of her debut solo show, PATHETIC LITTLE DREAMER - off her album of the same name - playing Midtown hotspot 54 Below on October 19th.

Marilyn Maye, Jewelle Blackman, and More to Play 54 Below Next Week Photo Marilyn Maye, Jewelle Blackman, and More to Play 54 Below Next Week
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 15, 2022

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.

Casts of A STRANGE LOOP and 1776 & More Set for SING OUT FOR FREEDOM 2022 Concert Photo Casts of A STRANGE LOOP and 1776 & More Set for SING OUT FOR FREEDOM 2022 Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 13, 2022

The ACLU and the NYCLU have announced the initial line up of performers and presenters of the 20th Annual Sing Out For Freedom benefit concert. The event will take place on Monday, October 24th at 7:30pm.

See Linda Eder, Hugh Panaro, a Celebration of WAITRESS' Jennas & More at 54 Below Thi Photo See Linda Eder, Hugh Panaro, a Celebration of WAITRESS' Jennas & More at 54 Below This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 3, 2022

This month, 54 BELOW will present some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. See Linda Eder, Hugh Panaro, a celebration of the Jennas of Waitress and more. See the full month's programming here!

Analise Scarpaci Will Make Solo Show Debut at 54 Below With PATHETIC LITTLE DREAMER Photo Analise Scarpaci Will Make Solo Show Debut at 54 Below With PATHETIC LITTLE DREAMER
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 27, 2022

The star of Broadway's MRS. DOUBTFIRE will play her solo show debut, a concert inspired by her album PATHETIC LITTLE DREAMER, at 54 Below on October 19th.

Michael J Moritz Videos

VIDEO: Randy Rainbow Sings 'GAY!' to Ron DeSantis in New Parody of ONCE UPON A MATTRE Videoplay
VIDEO: Randy Rainbow Sings 'GAY!' to Ron DeSantis in New Parody of ONCE UPON A MATTRESS

by Stephi Wild - Apr 4, 2022

The song is Produced, Orchestrated, Mixed, Mastered By Michael J Moritz Jr, with Vocal Arrangement by Jesse Kissel. Piano is by Michael J Moritz Jr, with Guitar from Jakob Reinhardt, Adam DeAscentis on Bass, Tom Jorgensen on Drums, and Ryan Saranich on Sax. Jacob Reinhardt serves as Engineer.

VIDEO: Randy Rainbow Parodies LITTLE SHOP With New Song 'Gurl, You're A Karen' Videoplay
VIDEO: Randy Rainbow Parodies LITTLE SHOP With New Song 'Gurl, You're A Karen'

by Stephi Wild - Mar 14, 2022

Randy Rainbow is back with an all new song parody, this time taking on 'Dentist!' from Little Shop of Horrors, and putting his own spin on it for 'GURL, YOU'RE A KAREN'.

VIDEO: Randy Rainbow Parodies RENT With 'The Tango: Vaccine' Videoplay
VIDEO: Randy Rainbow Parodies RENT With 'The Tango: Vaccine'

by Stephi Wild - Feb 8, 2022

'The Tango: Vaccine' is Produced, Orchestrated, Mixed, Mastered By Michael J Moritz Jr, with Vocal Arrangement by Jesse Kissel. Piano is by Michael J Moritz Jr, with Guitar from Jakob Reinhardt, Adam DeAscentis on Bass, and Ryan Saranich on Sax. Jacob Reinhardt serves as Engineer.

BWW Exclusive: Watch Nick Cordero's Last Public Performance, 'Dear Hate'- The Single  Videoplay
BWW Exclusive: Watch Nick Cordero's Last Public Performance, 'Dear Hate'- The Single Is Available Now!

by Stage Tube - Jan 20, 2021

Just yesterday, Americans paused to remember the 400,000 lives lost to COVID-19 in a special ceremony at our nation's capital. One of those lives was beloved Broadway veteran Nick Cordero.  Today, Broadway Records has announced the release of Nick’s last public performance, a song with the timely message that love conquers all despite the existence of hate.

VIDEO: Watch Adam Kantor & More Sing Tri-Lingual Version of 'Hallelujah' as Part of S Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Adam Kantor & More Sing Tri-Lingual Version of 'Hallelujah' as Part of SAVING LIVES SUNDAY Fundraiser

by Stage Tube - May 5, 2020

Saving Lives Sunday a Virtual Benefit to support emergency first response organization United Hatzalah of Israel in its fight against COVID-19, has released a stunning version of Leonard Cohen's iconic song 'Hallelujah' The song, which debuted during the Sunday, May 3rd event, is performed in English, Hebrew and Arabic.

VIDEO: Norbert Leo Butz Sings 'Fight the Dragons' From BIG FISH Videoplay
VIDEO: Norbert Leo Butz Sings 'Fight the Dragons' From BIG FISH

by Stage Tube - Mar 22, 2020

As part of Feinstein's/54 Below's 54 Below at Home series, they are debuting previously unreleased videos from their vault. Their most recent video is of Norbert Leo Butz singing 'Fight the Dragons' from Big Fish.

VIDEO: The Cast of BEAUTIFUL Performs a Medley of Carole King Hits on THE VIEW Videoplay
VIDEO: The Cast of BEAUTIFUL Performs a Medley of Carole King Hits on THE VIEW

by Stage Tube - Feb 18, 2019

The cast of 'Beautiful: The Carole King Musical,' stopped by 'The View' on Monday to perform a medley of Carole King hits.

VIDEO: Carole King Surprises Audience at BEAUTIFUL and Performs as Herself Videoplay
VIDEO: Carole King Surprises Audience at BEAUTIFUL and Performs as Herself

by Stephi Wild - Jan 13, 2019

Yesterday, rock and roll icon Carole King surprised the audience at Beautiful, by taking the stage of the Stephen Sondheim Theatre as the hit musical celebrates its fifth anniversary on Broadway.

Norbert Leo Butz Croons Jimmy Webb's 'If These Walls' at Feinstein's/54 Below Videoplay
Norbert Leo Butz Croons Jimmy Webb's 'If These Walls' at Feinstein's/54 Below

by Julie Musbach - Sep 9, 2017

Broadway's Norbert Leo Butz is heading into a series of solo concerts at Feinstein's/54 Below. Check out his performance of Jimmy Webb's 'If These Walls' from the first concert in the series.

VIDEO: The Who's Who of the Arts World Records 'With A Little Help From My Friends' for Americans for the Arts
by Stage Tube - Mar 23, 2017

Executive Producer Jonathan Estabrooks, Tony & Grammy Award-winning producer Van Dean (Broadway Records), two-time Tony-nominated Broadway producer Michael J Moritz Jr. and producer and Broadway orchestrator Charlie Rosen today announced that this past Tuesday, a Who's Who of Broadway, Hollywood, Theatre, Dance, and Music came together at the legendary Avatar Studios in New York City and Los Angeles to record and film a single of the iconic Beatles' song 'With A Little Help From My Friends' to inspire support for the arts in America.