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Bernie Telsey

 
Bio:
NY Vice President CSA Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Board of Governors Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Casting Peer Group Recipient of the Hoyt Bowers Award for 'Excellence in Casting' (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
NY Vice President CSA Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Board of Governors Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Casting Peer Group Recipient of the Hoyt Bowers Award for 'Excellence in Casting' (read complete bio)
MCC Theater To Produce Workshop of New Musical HEARTS BEAT LOUD in February 2023 Photo MCC Theater To Produce Workshop of New Musical HEARTS BEAT LOUD in February 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2022

MCC Theater will produce a four-week development workshop of a new musical, Hearts Beat Loud, to be presented on February 9 & 10, 2023. Hearts Beat Loud is based on the inspiring 2018 indie film set in Red Hook (starring Nick Offerman and Toni Collette).

MCC Theater Announces Audition Dates for 2022-23 MCC Youth Company Performance & Play Photo MCC Theater Announces Audition Dates for 2022-23 MCC Youth Company Performance & Playwriting Labs
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 27, 2022

MCC Theater has announced the return of their full in-person season for the¬†MCC Youth Company¬†and¬†Student Matinee¬†programs after operating remotely and in a hybrid program for the last two seasons. MCC will be hosting a two day in-person audition on¬†Thursday October 20 and Friday October 21, 2022, from 4:30 ‚Äď 6:30pm.

Patti LuPone Remembers Her Brother as a 'Dancer Unparalleled' Following His Passing Photo Patti LuPone Remembers Her Brother as a 'Dancer Unparalleled' Following His Passing
by Stephi Wild - Aug 30, 2022

Patti LuPone is remembering her late brother Robert LuPone, who recently passed away, following a three-year battle with pancreatic cancer.

Robert LuPone, MCC Theater Founder and Artistic Director, Passes Away at 76 Photo Robert LuPone, MCC Theater Founder and Artistic Director, Passes Away at 76
by Blair Ingenthron - Aug 27, 2022

MCC Theater has announced the passing of performer and MCC Founding Co-Artistic Director Bob LuPone. LuPone passed this morning following a three-year battle with pancreatic cancer.

Black Theatre United Announces Digital Unconscious Bias Training Program Photo Black Theatre United Announces Digital Unconscious Bias Training Program
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 4, 2022

Black Theatre United has engaged Christina Alexander of Alexander Consulting Group to create a digital Unconscious Bias and Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, Accessibility & Belonging (EDIAB) training program for use by the entire theatrical industry.

VIDEO: Watch Highlights from the 2022 Jimmy Awards Photo VIDEO: Watch Highlights from the 2022 Jimmy Awards
by Team BWW - Jun 28, 2022

The JImmy Awards returned for its 13th annual ceremony, which included four iconic character medleys, a tribute to female composers, a tribute to the late Stephen Sondheim, and performances from eight finalists. We've got the highlights video!

Photos: On the Jimmy Awards 2022 Red Carpet with Montego Glover, Andrew Barth Feldman Photo Photos: On the Jimmy Awards 2022 Red Carpet with Montego Glover, Andrew Barth Feldman and More!
by Jennifer Broski - Jun 27, 2022

The Jimmy Awards are back! For the first time in three years, high school theatre's biggest night returned in-person at the Minskoff Theatre, tonight, June 27.

VIDEO: Watch the 2022 Jimmy Awards Opening Number! Photo VIDEO: Watch the 2022 Jimmy Awards Opening Number!
by Team BWW - Jun 27, 2022

The Jimmy Awards are back! For the first time in three years, high school theatre's biggest night returns in-person at the Minskoff Theatre tonight! Watch the opening number. 

VIDEO: Go Inside the 2022 Jimmy Awards! Photo VIDEO: Go Inside the 2022 Jimmy Awards!
by Team BWW - Jun 27, 2022

The Jimmy Awards are back! For the first time in three years, high school theatre's biggest night returns in-person at the Minskoff Theatre. Tune in as BroadwayWorld takes you to the red carpet, then watch the ceremony in full.

VIDEO: Talented Teens From Across the U.S. Prepare for The Jimmy Awards! Photo VIDEO: Talented Teens From Across the U.S. Prepare for The Jimmy Awards!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 24, 2022

Go inside rehearsal for the 2022 Jimmy Awards! Student performers have been chosen for the national program from 46 regional high school musical theatre awards ceremonies presented by Broadway League-member performance arts centers. Watch a video from inside rehearsals!

Kate Reinders Will Host the 2022 Jimmy Awards; Stream Live Monday at 7:30pm Photo Kate Reinders Will Host the 2022 Jimmy Awards; Stream Live Monday at 7:30pm
by Team BWW - Jun 21, 2022

High School Musical the Musical the Series star and Broadway veteran Kate Reinders will return to the stage on Monday, June 27 to host the 2022 Jimmy Awards. 92 student nominees will perform for a chance to win the Jimmy Award for Best Performance by an Actor and Actress.

MCC Theater's MISCAST22 Digital Broadcast, Featuring Audra McDonald, Lea Michele, Aar Photo MCC Theater's MISCAST22 Digital Broadcast, Featuring Audra McDonald, Lea Michele, Aaron Tveit & More Now Extended
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2022

MCC Theater announced today an extension for the digital broadcast of Miscast22. Originally scheduled to conclude streaming tomorrow, May 25, the broadcast will now be available via Broadway Unlocked through Saturday May 28, 2022 at 11:59pm ET.  

WHICH WAY TO THE STAGE & SOFT Cancel Performances Due to Covid; New Performances Adde Photo WHICH WAY TO THE STAGE & SOFT Cancel Performances Due to Covid; New Performances Added for WHICH WAY TO THE STAGE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2022

MCC Theater announced today that due to breakthrough positive COVID cases in both companies, performances of Which Way to the Stage and soft have been cancelled through Sunday May 15, 2022. 

Photos: WHICH WAY TO THE STAGE Celebrates Opening Night! Photo Photos: WHICH WAY TO THE STAGE Celebrates Opening Night!
by Bruce Glikas - May 11, 2022

Just last night, MCC Theater celebrated the opening of the World Premiere of Which Way to the Stage by Ana Nogueira (Empathitrax) and directed by Mike Donahue (MCC's Collective Rage). Previously titled Here She Is, Boys, Which Way to the Stage will run through May 22 at the Newman Mills Theater at MCC Theater.

Photos: On The Red Carpet at MCC's MISCAST 2022 Photo Photos: On The Red Carpet at MCC's MISCAST 2022
by Jennifer Broski - Apr 5, 2022

Miscast22 took place in-person, returning to the Hammerstein Ballroom on Monday April 4, 2022. The evening honored Emmy and Tony Award-winner Christine Baranski, MCC Board Chair Susan Raanan, and MCC Youth Company Alum Alexander Lambie. View photos from the red carpet!

Playwrights Horizons Announces 2022-23 Season Photo Playwrights Horizons Announces 2022-23 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 4, 2022

Playwrights Horizons¬†today announced¬†its 2022‚Äď2023 season. Brought together amidst the easing of a reality-altering pandemic ‚ÄĒduring which desire for a ‚Äúreturn to normal‚ÄĚ began to feel at once futile and shortsighted‚ÄĒthe lineup consists of five works that consider and radically challenge the very idea of normalcy.

Audra McDonald, Kelli O'Hara, Shoshana Bean & More Join MISCAST22 Photo Audra McDonald, Kelli O'Hara, Shoshana Bean & More Join MISCAST22
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 28, 2022

MCC Theater announced today additional performers for¬†Miscast22, which returns to the Hammerstein Ballroom on¬†Monday April 4, 2022.¬†The evening will honor Emmy and Tony Award¬ģ winner¬†Christine Baranski, MCC Board Chair¬†Susan Raanan, and MCC Youth Company Alum¬†Alexander Lambie.

Cameron Crowe to Moderate BEHIND THE LYRICS Photo Cameron Crowe to Moderate BEHIND THE LYRICS
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 4, 2022

MCC Theater (Bob LuPone, Bernie Telsey, Will Cantler, Co-Artistic Directors; Blake West, Executive Director) announced today that Oscar and Grammy Award-winning music and culture journalist Cameron Crowe (Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Almost Famous) will moderate Behind the Lyrics, a special one-night event that will take a deep dive in to the songwriting process for Space Dogs. 

Aaron Tveit, Uzo Aduba, Joshua Henry, and More Announced for MCC MISCAST22 Photo Aaron Tveit, Uzo Aduba, Joshua Henry, and More Announced for MCC MISCAST22
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 17, 2022

MCC Theater announced today that Miscast22 will take place in-person, returning to the Hammerstein Ballroom on Monday April 4, 2022. 

The Lark Announces Re-Homing of Fellowships & Programs Photo The Lark Announces Re-Homing of Fellowships & Programs
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 14, 2022

 The Lark, founded as an international play development laboratory dedicated to amplifying the voices of playwrights, which earlier this year announced its closing, has announced the re-homing of its current Fellowships and key Core Artistic Programs.

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