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Date of Birth: September 24, 1931
Date of Death: April 14, 1999 (67)

Birth Place: London, Hackney, ENGLAND
Martin Davich & Singer Songwriter Jacob Davich Release 'America (Brotherhood)' Photo Martin Davich & Singer Songwriter Jacob Davich Release 'America (Brotherhood)'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2020

On Friday, August 28th film and television composer, musician and Emmy award winner Martin Davich will release America (Brotherhood,) a song that he composed and co-wrote with singer/songwriter and actor Jacob Davich “as a plea to America to remember who we are and what we stand for, to embrace our better angels and do now what we know is right.”

BWW Interview: SO NOW YOU KNOW with Sidney Myer Photo BWW Interview: SO NOW YOU KNOW with Sidney Myer
by Nicholas Adler - Jun 16, 2020

We all know him, whether it be shining on stage interpreting one of the tongue-in- cheek American Standards that he's known for, buzzing around Don't Tell Mama's making sure everything is going smoothly with the multiple shows he booked that day, or simply floating into a cabaret club to support an artist he enjoys. HE is the kind and encouraging man that has launched many a career and has given young artists a shot to perform, long before their names were in lights on the great white way. Who is this legendary New York City fixture? Why, none other than Sidney Myer (of course)!

Broadway Books: 10 MORE Theatre-Themed History Books to Read While Staying Inside! Photo Broadway Books: 10 MORE Theatre-Themed History Books to Read While Staying Inside!
by Stephi Wild - May 17, 2020

Looking for something new to read while stuck inside, but still need your Broadway fix? We've rounded up 10 of our favorite theatre-themed history books to fill the void!

CLYBOURNE PARK, KINKY BOOTS and More Announced For Omaha Community Playhouse's 96th S Photo CLYBOURNE PARK, KINKY BOOTS and More Announced For Omaha Community Playhouse's 96th Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2020

The Omaha Community Playhouse (OCP) has announced the titles to be produced during their 96th season, which will run from August 2020 through June 2021. Subscriptions for OCP's 2020/21 season are now available for purchase through the OCP Box Office at 6915 Cass Street, Omaha, NE 68132, by phone at (402) 553-0800 or online at OmahaPlayhouse.com.

Mercury Theater Chicago Announces Cast Of PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT Photo Mercury Theater Chicago Announces Cast Of PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2020

Mercury Theater Chicago announced today the cast and crew of the spectacular musical comedy PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT, running in the Venus Cabaret Theater from March 20 through June 28.

Giles Terera Will Lead SAMMY, The Sammy Davis Jr. Musical Photo Giles Terera Will Lead SAMMY, The Sammy Davis Jr. Musical
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2020

Giles Terera will lead the upcoming Sammy Davis, Jr. musical, titled Sammy!

Isaac Mizrahi Presents West Coast Premiere Of New Cabaret MOVIE STARS AND SUPERMODELS Photo Isaac Mizrahi Presents West Coast Premiere Of New Cabaret MOVIE STARS AND SUPERMODELS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2020

Fresh off of a three-week residency at Café Carlyle in New York City, fashion designer and a?oeProject Runway: All Starsa?? judge Isaac Mizrahi will appear in Palo Alto at the Oshman Family JCC. The West Coast premiere of his newest cabaret show, Movie Stars and Supermodels, will feature the media icon dishing on model fittings, intimate dinners, and exclusive parties with Hollywood's elite, all while sharing his hilarious musings on everything of the momenta?"from politics to his latest Instagram obsessions. Accompanied by a band of talented jazz musicians led by acclaimed pianist Ben Waltzer, Mizrahi will also perform a wide range of tunes by everyone from Cole Porter to Jule Styne, Stephen Sondheim, and even John Denver. Following his venture into singing, the designer-turned-cabaret artist has been called a?oea founding father of a genre that fuses performance art, music, and stand-up comedya?? by The New York Times. Movie Stars & Supermodels will be presented 7:30pm, Saturday, March 28, 2020 at the Oshman Family JCC, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto. For tickets ($120 Front row seating and wine reception with the performers, $90 General Public, $85 Members and J-Pass Holders) and more information, the public may visit paloaltojcc.org/mizrahi or call (650) 223-8718.

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Will Make its St. Louis Debut at the Fabulous Fox T Photo CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Will Make its St. Louis Debut at the Fabulous Fox Theatre in March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2020

Complete casting has been announced for the St. Louis engagement of Roald Dahl's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY coming the Fabulous Fox Theatre March 17-29.

How Sweet It Is!  WILLY WONKA On Stage At Haddonfield Plays & Players Photo How Sweet It Is! WILLY WONKA On Stage At Haddonfield Plays & Players
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2019

Step into a world of pure imagination as 'Willy Wonka' takes the stage at Haddonfield Plays & Players this holiday season. Roald Dahl's timeless story of the world-famous candy man and his quest to find an heir comes to chocolate-covered life in the musical that's fun for the whole family!

Brisbane CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Finds Its Charlie Buckets! Photo Brisbane CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Finds Its Charlie Buckets!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2019

Charlie Bucket has been found and he has a Golden Ticket! Producers John Frost, Craig Donnell, Warner Bros Theatre Ventures, Langley Park Productions and Neal Street.

Review Roundup: The National Tour of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY - What Did the Photo Review Roundup: The National Tour of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY - What Did the Critics Think?
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2019

The chocolate factory is coming to a city near you! The tour for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory has made stops in Cincinnati, Toronto, Boston and more!

Music Theatre International Acquires Worldwide Licensing Rights to CHARLIE AND THE CH Photo Music Theatre International Acquires Worldwide Licensing Rights to CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2019

Theatrical licensor Music Theatre International (MTI) has secured worldwide licensing rights to the Broadway musical Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

Tickets For CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY On Sale November 17 Photo Tickets For CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY On Sale November 17
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2019

Broadway In Detroit is thrilled to announce that tickets for the February 18 a?" March 1 engagement of Roald Dahl's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY at the Detroit Opera House will go on sale Sunday, November 17.

Tickets For CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY At Saenger Theatre Go On Sale This Frid Photo Tickets For CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY At Saenger Theatre Go On Sale This Friday
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2019

Hancock Whitney Broadway in New Orleans is thrilled to announce that tickets for Roald Dahl's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY will go on sale Friday, Nov. 8 at 10 a.m. Presented by the New Orleans Theatre Association, Roald Dahl's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, is part of the Hancock Whitney Broadway in New Orleans 2019-2020 season.

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY On Sale Friday At The Orpheum Theatre Photo CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY On Sale Friday At The Orpheum Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2019

The Orpheum Theatre is thrilled to announce that Roald Dahl's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY will go on sale Friday, November 1 at 10am. Tickets will be available for purchase online at the official Orpheum Theatre website, www.orpheum-memphis.com, the Orpheum Box Office (901.525.3000), and Ticketmaster.  Roald Dahl's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY will play at the Orpheum Theatre January 14-19. Group orders of 10 or more may be placed by calling 901.529.4226.  The Orpheum's 2019-2020 Broadway Season is sponsored by Memphis Area Honda Dealers and SunTrust Private Wealth Management.

HAMILTON'S Giles Terera to Star in Workshop of Sammy Davis Jr. Musical Photo HAMILTON'S Giles Terera to Star in Workshop of Sammy Davis Jr. Musical
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2019

A workshop of Leslie Bricusse's musical SAMMY will be presented by Anthology Theatre Productions and Katy Lipson for Aria Entertainment on Thursday 31 October to an invited audience of producers, theatre owners and investors. Olivier Award-winning actor, singer, writer, and director, Clarke Peters will direct recent Olivier Award-winner Giles Terera in the title role in this rousing musical written by Oscar and Grammy Award winning composer, lyricist and playwright Leslie Bricusse.

Wake Up With BWW 10/15: THE ROSE TATTOO Opens, and more! Photo Wake Up With BWW 10/15: THE ROSE TATTOO Opens, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 15, 2019

Today's top stories: The Rose Tattoo officially opens tonight, and more!

BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records with Special Guest, Santino Fontana! Photo BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records with Special Guest, Santino Fontana!
by Ben Rimalower - Oct 14, 2019

In this episode, Ben and Daniel talk to Tony, Grammy, and Academy Award-winning composer and lyricist Stephen Schwartz about Judy Collins' 1967 album 'Wildflowers.' They also discuss Joni Mitchell, Laura Nyro, The Supremes, 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf,' Motown, 'Bye Bye Birdie,' and Leonard Cohen. Stephen talks about the conception and creation of a number of his works, including 'Wicked,' 'Godspell,' 'Pippin,' 'The Baker's Wife,' 'Working,' 'Rags,' and 'The Prince of Egypt.' He tells stories about working with artists such as Howard Ashman, Charles Strouse, Steven Spielberg, and Whitney Houston, and talks about collaborating with Alan Menken, with whom he wrote the songs for the hit Disney films 'Pocahontas,' 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame,' and 'Enchanted.'

BWW Interview: Matt Wood of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY at Peace Center Photo BWW Interview: Matt Wood of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY at Peace Center
by Neil Shurley - Sep 22, 2019

'It's a very fun time'

Brian Stokes Mitchell Headlines Free Baltimore Symphony Concert Photo Brian Stokes Mitchell Headlines Free Baltimore Symphony Concert
by Charles Shubow - Sep 17, 2019

Maestra Marin Alsop shows support for her musicians by conducting a superb concernt on September 14, 2019 at the New Shiloh Baptist Church.

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