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Bio:
Favorite roles include "Kitty" in Drowsy Chaperone, "Lucy" in Jekyll and Hyde, "Baker's Wife" in Into the Woods, "Doatsy Mae" in Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, and "Marty" in Grease. Amy has been honored with 9 AriZoni Award nominations (and 3 wins) and has been blessed with opportunities to sing ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Favorite roles include "Kitty" in Drowsy Chaperone, "Lucy" in Jekyll and Hyde, "Baker's Wife" in Into the Woods, "Doatsy Mae" in Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, and "Marty" in Grease. Amy has been honored with 9 AriZoni Award nominations (and 3 wins) and has been blessed with opportunities to sing ... (read complete bio)
Broadway Catch Up: July 27 - Jelani Alladin, Christiani Pitts, Gavin Lee, J. Michael  Photo Broadway Catch Up: July 27 - Jelani Alladin, Christiani Pitts, Gavin Lee, J. Michael Finley, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2020

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out this weekend's highlights from some of your favorites, including Jelani Alladin and Christiani Pitts, Gavin Lee and J. Michael Finley, original Hamilton cast members, and more!

VIDEO: Quentin Garzón and Ali Ewoldt Sing 'Now' From DOCTOR ZHIVAGO Photo VIDEO: Quentin Garzón and Ali Ewoldt Sing 'Now' From DOCTOR ZHIVAGO
by Stage Tube - Jul 24, 2020

Quentin Garzón has released a new video in his Virtual Performance series, featuring himself and Ali Ewoldt singing 'Now' from Doctor Zhivago.

Photo Flash: Jacki Weaver, Drag Queens, and More Attend the World Premiere of STAGE M Photo Photo Flash: Jacki Weaver, Drag Queens, and More Attend the World Premiere of STAGE MOTHER at PSIFF
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2020

Last night, the Palm Springs International Film Festival hosted the World Premiere of Stage Mother, a comedic drama starring Jacki Weaver, Lucy Lui and Adrian Grenier about a conservative church choir director who inherits a drag club in San Francisco from the son from whom she became estranged when he came out.

Photo Flash: Inside DOCTOR ZHIVAGO at Cadogan Hall Photo Photo Flash: Inside DOCTOR ZHIVAGO at Cadogan Hall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2019

Doctor Zhivago made its UK concert debut starring Ramin Karimloo (Yurii Andreyevich Zhivago) and Celinde Schoenmaker (Lara Guishar) at Cadogan Hall, on 1 September, 2pm and 6.30pm. See photographs from the concert below!

Wake Up With BWW 9/3: Public Works' HERCULES Reviews, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/3: Public Works' HERCULES Reviews, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 3, 2019

Today's top stories: read the reviews for Public Works' Hercules, and more!

BWW Review: DOCTOR ZHIVAGO, Cadogan Hall Photo BWW Review: DOCTOR ZHIVAGO, Cadogan Hall
by Cindy Marcolina - Sep 2, 2019

Boris Pasternak's 1957 novel Doctor Zhivago won its author a Nobel Prize for Literature and later spawned a lengthy (and fairly sluggish) film directed by David Lean in 1965. It took 41 years for the original material to be turned into a musical. Written by Lucy Simon (score), Michael Weller (book), Michael Korie and Amy Powers (lyrics), it then debuted on Broadway in 2015 in a massive production led by Tam Mutu and Kelli Barrett, receiving a rather cold shoulders from critics.

BWW Interview: Ramin Karimloo & Celinde Schoenmaker Talk DOCTOR ZHIVAGO at Cadogan Ha Photo BWW Interview: Ramin Karimloo & Celinde Schoenmaker Talk DOCTOR ZHIVAGO at Cadogan Hall
by Fiona Scott - Aug 29, 2019

Ramin Karimloo and Celinde Schoenmaker have both played leading roles in Les Miserables and The Phantom of the Opera but never at the same time, until now. They now lead the cast of a concert version of Doctor Zhivago which will be performed at Cadogan Hall on 1 September. Ramin and Celinde spoke to BroadwayWorld about the show during their rehearsals.

Full Casting Announced For UK Concert Premiere Of DR ZHIVAGO, Starring Ramin Karimloo Photo Full Casting Announced For UK Concert Premiere Of DR ZHIVAGO, Starring Ramin Karimloo and Celinde Schoenmaker
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2019

Lambert Jackson Productions today announce full casting for Dr Zhivago a?" The UK Concert Première. Joining the previously announced Ramin Karimloo (Yurii Andreyevich Zhivago) and Celinde Schoenmaker (Lara Guishar) are Rhys Bailey (Young Yurii, Sasha), Maisey Bawden (Olya), Isabella Djuve-Wood (Young Lara), Emma De-Anne Edwards (Anna Gromeko), Darcy Jacobs (Young Tonia), Kelly Mathieson (Tonia Gromeko), Charlie McCullagh (Pasha Antipov, Strelnikov), Matthew Woodyatt (Viktor Komarovksy), and Trinity Laban Musical Theatre as the ensemble. The production takes place at Cadogan Hall, on Sunday 1 September, 2pm and 6.30pm.

VIDEO: Ramin Karimloo and Celinde Schoenmaker Preview DOCTOR ZHIVAGO Concert Photo VIDEO: Ramin Karimloo and Celinde Schoenmaker Preview DOCTOR ZHIVAGO Concert
by Stage Tube - Jul 28, 2019

As BroadwayWorld previously announced, Doctor Zhivago will make its UK concert premiere this September. The concert will star Ramin Karimloo (Yurii Andreyevich Zhivago) and Celinde Schoenmaker (Lara Guishar), with further casting to be announced, and will take place at Cadogan Hall, on 1 September, 2pm and 6.30pm. Karimloo and Schoenmaker recently gave a preview at The Theatre Cafe.

Ramin Karimloo and Celinde Schoenmaker Will Lead UK Concert Premiere of DOCTOR ZHIVAG Photo Ramin Karimloo and Celinde Schoenmaker Will Lead UK Concert Premiere of DOCTOR ZHIVAGO
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2019

Doctor Zhivago will make its UK concert premiere this September. The concert will star Ramin Karimloo (Yurii Andreyevich Zhivago) and Celinde Schoenmaker (Lara Guishar), with further casting to be announced, and takes place at Cadogan Hall, on 1 September, 2pm and 6.30pm.

BWW Review: Twilight of the Gods: SUNSET BOULEVARD Opens in Brazil Photo BWW Review: Twilight of the Gods: SUNSET BOULEVARD Opens in Brazil
by Claudio Erlichman - Mar 29, 2019

Glamour, power and greed in the musical that made history on Broadway. This is 'Sunset Boulevard', a super production that premiered on March 22 at Teatro Santander, Sao Paulo, and marks the return to the stages of one of the most beloved Brazilian theater duo: Marisa Orth and Daniel Boaventura. They will be the protagonists of the seven Tony Awards winning musical, featuring songs by Andrew Lloyd Weber.

Broadway Kids Jam Releases A 'Candy Store' Jam From HEATHERS THE MUSICAL Photo Broadway Kids Jam Releases A 'Candy Store' Jam From HEATHERS THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2018

Broadway Kids Jam has released their latest jam, 'Candy Store' from the Off Broadway and soon to be West End musical, Heathers. The 'Candy Store' jam features Joshua Turchin (The Pill, TrevorLIVE LA, A Christmas Story the Musical), Molly Richardson (Matilda), Mckayla Twiggs (Anastasia, Les Miserables, Once), and Sami Bray (1984, How the Grinch Stole Christmas).

Copperstate Productions In Collaboration With Fountain Hills Theater to Present COUNT Photo Copperstate Productions In Collaboration With Fountain Hills Theater to Present COUNTRY JUKEBOX
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2018

Copperstate Productions is pleased to announce the return of the interactive musical revue, Country Jukebox. In this one-of-a-kind musical, audience members who arrive at least 15 minutes before curtain, are invited to select their favorites from our giant jukebox of over 100 of the greatest country songs ever written.  The choices are tallied and a brand-new revue, created by the audience, is brought to life before their very eyes by our talented and versatile cast. Each show is as unique and as different as the audience that created it!  

Michael Weller's Dark Fairytale JERICHO to Premiere at The Wild Project Photo Michael Weller's Dark Fairytale JERICHO to Premiere at The Wild Project
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2018

The Attic Theater Company and Ted Caine will present the world premiere production of JERICHO, by Academy Award nominee (Ragtime) and Drama Desk award-winning playwright Michael Weller (Moonchildren), directed by artistic director Laura Braza (Where Has Tommy Flowers Gone?).

Michael Weller's Dark Fairytale JERICHO to Premiere at The Wild Project Photo Michael Weller's Dark Fairytale JERICHO to Premiere at The Wild Project
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2017

The Attic Theater Company and Ted Caine will present the world premiere production of JERICHO, by Academy Award nominee (Ragtime) and Drama Desk award-winning playwright Michael Weller (Moonchildren), directed by artistic director Laura Braza (Where Has Tommy Flowers Gone?).

THE SECRET GARDEN Returns To The Chance This Holiday Season Photo THE SECRET GARDEN Returns To The Chance This Holiday Season
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2017

Chance Theater, Anaheim's official resident theater company, is pleased to announce the return holiday engagement of The Secret Garden - The Musical. Written by Marsha Norman and Lucy Simon and once again directed by KC Wilkerson and Casey Long, The Secret Garden will preview from November 24 through December 1; regular performances will begin December 2 and continue through December 23 at Chance Theater @ Bette Aitken theater arts Center on the Cripe Stage.

Photo Flash: Chance Theatre presents Encore Production of THE SECRET GARDEN Photo Photo Flash: Chance Theatre presents Encore Production of THE SECRET GARDEN
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2017

Chance Theater, Anaheim's official resident theater company, is pleased to announce the return holiday engagement of The Secret Garden - The Musical. Written by Marsha Norman and Lucy Simon and once again directed by KC Wilkerson and Casey Long, The Secret Garden will preview from November 24 through December 1; regular performances will begin December 2 and continue through December 23 at Chance Theater @ Bette Aitken theater arts Center on the Cripe Stage.

THE SECRET GARDEN Returns To The Chance This Holiday Season Photo THE SECRET GARDEN Returns To The Chance This Holiday Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2017

Chance Theater, Anaheim's official resident theater company, is pleased to announce the return holiday engagement of The Secret Garden - The Musical. Written by Marsha Norman and Lucy Simon and once again directed by KC Wilkerson and Casey Long, The Secret Garden will preview from November 24 through December 1; regular performances will begin December 2 and continue through December 23 at Chance Theater @ Bette Aitken theater arts Center on the Cripe Stage.

Brandon Victor Dixon to Sing at Playwrights Horizons' A CELEBRATION OF SONG Gala
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

Acclaimed Off-Broadway theater company Playwrights Horizons will hold its annual Spring Gala on Monday evening, May 8, at the event space 583 Park Avenue. Titled A CELEBRATION OF SONG, the evening will honor three of the company's exceptional alumni writers: Tony Award nominee Scott Frankel (Grey Gardens and Far From Heaven at Playwrights), Tony Award nominee Michael Korie (Grey Gardens and Far From Heaven at Playwrights) and Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winner Doug Wright (I Am My Own Wife and Grey Gardens at Playwrights). The Grey Gardens writing team has returned to Broadway with their new musical, War Paint, now playing at The Nederlander Theatre.

Deutschsprachige Erstauffuehrung von DOKTOR SCHIWAGO an der Oper Leipzig
by Marcel Konrath - Mar 23, 2017

Deutschsprachige Erstauffuhrung von DOKTOR SCHIWAGO an der Oper Leipzig

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