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Date of Death: December 14, 1997
 

 





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Broadway Press Agent Terry M. Lilly Has Passed Away
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 30, 2021

Association of Theatrical Press Agents & Managers  retired member Terry M. Lilly. Terry was a Press Agent on Broadway, Off-Broadway, and across the country, who came into membership in September of 1977. He passed away peacefully at home on November 24, 2021 after a long illness, surrounded by loved ones.

Joan Rivers Series Starring Kathryn Hahn Will Not Move Forward Photo Joan Rivers Series Starring Kathryn Hahn Will Not Move Forward
by Michael Major - Oct 26, 2021

The series had been announced without securing the rights to Rivers' life, which are held by her daughter, Melissa Rivers. Since the rights were rejected by Rivers' estate, the series would have moved forward as an unauthorized project, preventing the use of Rivers' jokes or catch phrases.

Kathryn Hahn to Star as Joan Rivers in New Limited Series on SHOWTIME Photo Kathryn Hahn to Star as Joan Rivers in New Limited Series on SHOWTIME
by Michael Major - Sep 21, 2021

Fresh off er Emmy-nominated performance in Wandavision, Kathryn Hahn has landed her next role as Joan Rivers in SHOWTIME's upcoming series, The Comeback Girl.

YI LOVE YIDDISHFEST â€" PURIM EDITION Announced Photo YI LOVE YIDDISHFEST â€" PURIM EDITION Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 4, 2021

The holiday of Purim has often been called “the Jewish Carnavale,” with the joys of song, laughter and drama folded into one, like tangy, fruit-filled hamantashen. That’s just the recipe for a Yiddishe Taam that the Yiddishkayt Initiative will be serving up at its first annual International VIRTUAL YI Love Yiddishfest – Purim Edition, Feb 25-28.

VIDEO: On This Day, September 4- Remembering Joan Rivers Photo VIDEO: On This Day, September 4- Remembering Joan Rivers
by Stage Tube - Sep 4, 2020

Today, we celebrate the spirit and memory of the great Joan Rivers, who passed away on this day in 2014.

Roundabout Announces Company for Adam Gwon Musical SCOTLAND, PA Featuring Jay Armstro Photo Roundabout Announces Company for Adam Gwon Musical SCOTLAND, PA Featuring Jay Armstrong Johnson, Alysha Umphress, Ryan McCartan, More
by Marianka Swain - Jul 3, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director/CEO) is pleased to announce full casting for of the world premiere of the new musical Scotland, PA, featuring a book by Michael Mitnick, music & lyrics by Adam Gwon, directed by Lonny Price and choreographed by Josh Rhodes.

I'M NOT A COMEDIAN...I'M LENNY BRUCE Returns to LA for Encore Run Photo I'M NOT A COMEDIAN...I'M LENNY BRUCE Returns to LA for Encore Run
by Julie Musbach - Jul 1, 2019

I'M NOT A COMEDIAN...I'M LENNY BRUCE ran for nine months Off Broadway and for an unprecedented 110 performances in Los Angeles, receiving enormous critical acclaim and dozens upon dozens of rave reviews.

I'M NOT A COMEDIAN...I'M LENNY BRUCE Will Close June 8 Prior to National Tour Photo I'M NOT A COMEDIAN...I'M LENNY BRUCE Will Close June 8 Prior to National Tour
by Stephi Wild - May 16, 2019

RONNIE MARMO's tour-de-force embodiment of the most controversial comedian of all time, the hit solo show I'M NOT A COMEDIAN…I'M LENNY BRUCE will play its final performance on Saturday, June 8 at 8:00 PM, prior to a national tour. Written by and starring RONNIE MARMO and directed by Tony Award winner JOE MANTEGNA (star of CBS' CRIMINAL MINDS), the funny and provocative play began as a limited engagement at the Cutting Room and continued performances at the world-famous Theatre of Varieties, The Box (189 Chrystie Street, Manhattan).

Laura Michelle Kelly and Forrest McClendon to Star in CRT's Cabaret Photo Laura Michelle Kelly and Forrest McClendon to Star in CRT's Cabaret
by Julie Musbach - Apr 17, 2019

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) announces casting for the second production of the 2019 Nutmeg Summer Series: "Cabaret," the Tony-Award-winning musical centering around a German nightclub against the backdrop of the Nazis' rise to power.  The cast will be led by Olivier Award-winner Laura Michelle Kelly (Broadway's "Mary Poppins," "Finding Neverland") as Sally Bowles and Tony Award-nominee Forrest McClendon ("The Scottsboro Boys") as the Emcee.

BWW Review:  Ronnie Marmo's I'M NOT A COMEDIAN... I'M LENNY BRUCE Honors The Trailbla Photo BWW Review: Ronnie Marmo's I'M NOT A COMEDIAN... I'M LENNY BRUCE Honors The Trailblazing First Amendment Activist
by Michael Dale - Mar 27, 2019

'These words might be more offensive now than they were back then,' ponders playwright/actor Ronnie Marmo in the guise of one of 20th Century America's most controversial artists in his (mostly) solo performance, I'M NOT A COMEDIAN... I'M LENNY BRUCE.

Sally Marr Videos

VIDEO: On This Day, September 4- Remembering Joan Rivers VideoVIDEO: On This Day, September 4- Remembering Joan Rivers
by Stage Tube - Sep 4, 2020

Today, we celebrate the spirit and memory of the great Joan Rivers, who passed away on this day in 2014.

Backstage with Richard Ridge: Lonny Price Opens Up About the Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 26, 2016

One of the truly legendary musicals in the history of Broadway, Merrily We Roll Along opened to enormous fanfare in 1981, and closed after sixteen performances. For the first time, Best Worst Thing That Ever Could Have Happened  draws back the curtain on the extraordinary drama of the show's creation - and tells the stories of the hopeful young performers whose lives were transformed by it. Directed by Lonny Price, a member of the original cast, the film is a bittersweet meditation on the choices we all make, and the often unexpected consequences of those choices -- through success and failure. Featuring exclusive appearances by Stephen Sondheim, Hal Prince, Jason Alexander, Mandy Patinkin, Adam Guettel, Frank Rich and the original Broadway cast of Merrily We Roll Along.  Below, Richard Ridge chats with Price about his journey with the musical, the creation of the documentary, and so much more!

VIDEO: Melissa Rivers Pays Tribute to Joan Rivers at DAYTIME EMMYS
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 27, 2015

Melissa Rivers appeared on Sunday's Daytime Emmy Awards as part of a tribute to her mother, Joan Rivers, who died September 4th. Watch the moving tribute below.

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Joan Rivers Set for PBS Doc WOMEN IN COMEDY Tonight
by TV News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

According to Deadline, one of Joan Rivers's last interviews before her death will be part of a PBS documentary called WOMEN IN COMEDY, airing tonight. Material from AOL's MAKERS will appear in the film, and you can watch a sneak peek at a segment below!

VIDEO: CONAN Remembers Joan Rivers
by TV News Desk - Sep 4, 2014

Following the news of Joan Rivers's death, Conan O'Brien and guest Chris Hardwick took a moment to remember the comedienne and her legendary spirit. Watch the segment below!

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Joan Rivers Set for PBS Doc WOMEN IN COMEDY Later This Month
by TV News Desk - Sep 4, 2014

According to Deadline, one of Joan Rivers's last interviews before her death will be part of a PBS documentary called WOMEN IN COMEDY, airing later this month. Material from AOL's MAKERS will appear in the film, and you can watch a sneak peek at a segment below!

BWW TV: Chita Rivera & More Honor Producer Marty Richards
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 16, 2013

On April 8th, producer Marty Richards' feast of friends and loved ones gathered in celebration of his extremely accomplished life at The Edison Ballroom (240 West 47th Street) where they were entertained by a star-studded retrospective of show-stopping numbers from Mr. Richards' acclaimed Broadway musicals including Chicago, On The Twentieth Century, The Life, Grand Hotel, Sweeney Todd, La Cage Aux Folles, Sweet Smell Of Success, The Will Rogers Follies and Chita Rivera: The Dancer's Life. BroadwayWorld was there for the special celebration and you can check out highlights from inside the concert below!

STAGE TUBE: Joan Rivers 'GETS RICH' On NBC's Today Show
by Eddie Varley - Aug 19, 2009

August is Joan Rivers month! On August 5th, TV Land premiered 'How'd You Get So Rich?' hosted by the legendary comedian. On August 9th, the Comedy Central Roast of Joan Rivers aired.

BWW TV: Joan Rivers Talks Books, Broadway & More
by James Sims - Feb 19, 2009

Comedy icon Joan Rivers met her fans at the Barnes & Noble at Lincoln Square, as she signed copies of her two newly published titles. BWW TV was there to spend the evening with the entertainment legend!