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Interview: Local Spotlight on Emmy Award-Winning News Anchor Tracy Kornet
by Carolan Trbovich - Apr 9, 2024

BroadwayWorld readers know the theater is blessed with talented people who not only perform on the stage but also manage operations behind the scenes. From tech crews, producers, directors, and writers, to publishers, instructors, and dramaturgs, these folks have their own “stage presence” that leans toward the creative side of this craft.

Interview: Morgan Scott On Starring in THE CHER SHOW National Tour
by R. Scott Reedy - Mar 14, 2024

Cher needs only one name to be immediately identified. When it comes to dramatizing her life for the stage, however, it’s not surprising that it takes three performers to play her in the Tony Award-winning musical “The Cher Show,” which comes to the Boch Center Wang Theatre March 15–17 on its North American tour.

Erika Henningsen, Kyle Selig & More to be Featured in Theatre Aspen 2023 Holiday Events
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 27, 2023

Theatre Aspen will present the return of their celebrated cabaret series for its third year. See who is starring and learn how to purchase tickets!

Review: THE INTERVIEW, Park Theatre
by Kat Mokrynski - Nov 3, 2023

What role does a journalist play in telling the truth versus getting a good story? How does one find the line between the truth and an agreed narrative? Jonathan Maitland’s new play, The Interview, attempts to tackle these questions by taking a close look at the BBC Panorama interview with Princess Diana in 1995.

Mason Daring And Jeanie Stahl Celebrate Their 50th Anniversary As Singing Partners At Club Passim On October 22
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 22, 2023

Mason Daring and Jeanie Stahl celebrate their 50th anniversary as singing partners at Club Passim on October 22. Join them for a special performance in Cambridge, MA.

The Women's Media Awards Will Honor Mariska Hargitay, Fredricka Whitfield And More On October 19 In New York City
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 1, 2023

Jane Fonda, Robin Morgan, and Gloria Steinem - the Co-Founders of The WOMEN'S MEDIA CENTER — announced the honorees for the 2023 Women's Media Awards, to be held on Thursday, October 19th, at the Whitby Hotel in New York City. 

ABC to Profile Elizabeth Taylor on SUPERSTAR Series
by Michael Major - May 9, 2023

The star-studded television event features interviews with celebrities such as Fran Drescher, Rosie O’Donnell, Camilla Belle, Melissa Rivers and Dita von Teese. The program also includes conversations with Kate Andersen Brower, who wrote Taylor’s biography; Larry Hackett, the former editor of People and an ABC News contributor.

FOR THE LOVE OF A GLOVE: An Unauthorized Musical Fable About The Life Of Michael Jackson Returns To Los Angeles
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 16, 2023

Bazalaam Beats Productions has announced the reopening of the cult-hit musical FOR THE LOVE OF A GLOVE: AN UNAUTHORIZED MUSICAL FABLE ABOUT THE LIFE OF MICHAEL JACKSON AS TOLD BY HIS GLOVE.

Photos: THE VIEW Co-Hosts Reunite to Honor Barbara Walters
by Michael Major - Jan 4, 2023

The episode featured The View's current panel, Whoopi Goldberg, Joy Behar, Sunny Hostin, Sara Haines, and Alyssa Farah Griffin. Original co-hosts Debbie Matenopoulos, Star Jones, and Meredith Vieira appeared. Sherri Shepherd, Elizabeth Hasselback and Lisa Ling joined the ladies. Rosie O'Donnell revealed why she was not present. Check out photos!

VIDEO: Watch THE VIEW Hosts of the Past & Present Honor Barbara Walters In Special Tribute Episode
by Michael Major - Jan 3, 2023

Watch video clips from The View's tribute episode to Barbara Walters. The original panel, Joy Behar, Meredith Vieira, Debbie Matenopolous, and Star Jones reunited, plus Whoopi Goldberg, Sunny Hoston, Sara Haines, and Alyssa Farrah Griffin and other former co-hosts including Sherri Shepherd, Elizabeth Hasselback, and Lisa Ling honored Walters.

Robin Roberts, Andrea Mitchell & Loreen Arbus Among Honorees For The Women's Media Awards On November 17
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 14, 2022

Jane Fonda, Robin Morgan, and Gloria Steinem - the Co-Founders of The WOMEN'S MEDIA CENTER - announce the honorees for the 2022 Women's Media Awards, to be held on Thursday, November 17th, at the Mandarin Oriental in New York City.

Wake Up With BWW 10/27: NEW YORK, NEW YORK is Headed to Broadway, and More!
by - Oct 27, 2022

Top stories include new Kander & Ebb musical New York, New York which will open on Broadway this Spring! Plus, Matt Doyle is the next Seymour in Little Shop of Horrors, Charlotte d’Amboise and Ryan Silverman will return to Chicago, and more!

Hugh Jackman Is Open to Playing Peter Allen From THE BOY FROM OZ Again
by Michael Major - Oct 26, 2022

Hugh Jackman has revealed that he is open to playing Peter Allen from The Boy From Oz again. Jackman, who said that playing Peter Allen was 'the most fun [he's] ever had,' looked back on the celebrities who joined him onstage during performances, including Matt Damon, Barbara Walters, and Sarah Jessica Parker, in a new interview.

Back To School With ArtsConnection Gala Comes To Chelsea, NY, Hosted By Seth Gilliam
by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2022

ArtsConnection, the 43-year-old arts education nonprofit serving NYC children with comprehensive arts education programs and services will host their Back to School with ArtsConnection Gala on Wednesday, September 21, 2022, from 6:30 - 10:30 PM at IAC Building, 555 W. 18th Street, New York City.

ArtsConnection Hosts Annual Gala Hosted By Seth Gilliam This Month
by Stephi Wild - Sep 8, 2022

The nonprofit will host Back to School with ArtsConnection Gala on Wednesday, September 21, 2022 from 6:30 - 10:30 PM at IAC Building, 555 W. 18th Street, New York City.

THE VIEW Ends Season 25 as Most-Watched Daytime Talk Show
by Michael Major - Aug 17, 2022

“The View” finishes the 2021-2022 season ranked No. 1 among all network and syndicated daytime talk shows and news programs in Households (1.7 – tied with “Dr. Phil”) and Total Viewers (2.411 million). In fact, after its historic finish during the 2020-2021 season, “The View” took take the top spot in both measures for the 2nd consecutive year.

THE VIEW Names Ana Navarro & Alyssa Farah Griffin as New Co-Hosts
by Michael Major - Aug 4, 2022

Communications strategist Alyssa Farah Griffin joins the table as co-host in the conservative seat, and a familiar face to “The View” audience, Ana Navarro, has been officially named co-host. The two Republican co-hosts will join moderator Whoopi Goldberg and co-hosts Joy Behar, Sunny Hostin and Sara Haines on The View panel.

THE VIEW Hosts to Reunite For BEHIND THE TABLE Special
by Michael Major - Jun 17, 2022

ABC News announced today the new Hulu Original “Behind The Table: A View Reunion,” which takes viewers inside the hotel room at the Essex House hotel in New York City where current and original co-host Joy Behar, the show’s first moderator Meredith Vieira and original panelists Star Jones and Debbie Matenopoulos auditioned 25 years ago.

Johnathan Lee Iverson Premieres New Solo Cabaret In Winter Park Playhouse Spotlight Cabaret Series, May 18 and 19
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 15, 2022

Johnathan Lee Iverson brings his commanding presence and noteworthy professional vocals to his new solo cabaret - The Last Ringmaster: A Musical Journey from Choirboy to the Big Top - in The Winter Park Playhouse Spotlight Cabaret Series, May 18 and 19, 2022. Playhouse Musical Director Christopher Leavy will accompany on piano. 

Judith Light to Be Honored With the GLAAD's Excellence in Media Award
by Michael Major - Apr 12, 2022

Special guests for the 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York will include Ariana DeBose, Cody Rigby, Peppermint, Amber Tamblyn, Anthony Rapp, Cynthia Nixon, Lily Rose, Nyle DiMarco, Wilson Cruz, GLAAD President and CEO Sarah Kate Ellis, and more.

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