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Date Of Birth:
July 15
Birth Place:
South Dakota, USA
Bio:
Bill Russell was born in Deadwood and raised in Spearfish in the Black Hills of South Dakota. His paternal grandparents were Wyoming ranchers and his father was known as "Cowboy" to all. But somehow in that Wild West context, Bill was bitten by a theater bug at an early age. He attended ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: July 15

Birth Place: South Dakota, USA

Bio:
Bill Russell was born in Deadwood and raised in Spearfish in the Black Hills of South Dakota. His paternal grandparents were Wyoming ranchers and his father was known as "Cowboy" to all. But somehow in that Wild West context, Bill was bitten by a theater bug at an early age. He attended ... (read complete bio)
David Feherty Comes To RBTL's Auditorium Theatre Photo David Feherty Comes To RBTL's Auditorium Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2018

David Feherty comes to RBTL's Auditorium Theatre on Wednesday, May 22! Tickets are available now via ticketmaster.com, The Auditorium Theatre Box Office or (800) 745-3000.

SIDE SHOW Comes To The CLF Art Cafe Photo SIDE SHOW Comes To The CLF Art Cafe
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2018

In the debut production from new theatre company Pint of Wine, Lauren Edwards and Katie Beudert will star as Siamese twins Violet and Daisy Hilton in classic musical Side Show, playing at the CLF Art Cafe at the Bussey Building for selected dates in early October 2018.

Photo/Video Coverage: Go Inside The Rehearsal Room of SIDE SHOW Photo Photo/Video Coverage: Go Inside The Rehearsal Room of SIDE SHOW
by Oliver Oliveros - Aug 13, 2018

Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group's upcoming production of Henry Krieger and Bill Russell's 'Side Show' enters its fourth week of rehearsals at a studio in Makati City. The show will premiere on August 31, 2018, at the Carlos P. Romulo Auditorium, RCBC Plaza, also in Makati City.

Manoa Valley Theatre Celebrates 50th Anniversary Photo Manoa Valley Theatre Celebrates 50th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2018

Manoa Valley Theatre is celebrating its momentous 50th Anniversary with a play season filled with star-studded audience favorites, Broadway blockbusters and compelling dramas that herald the next half-century for the noted Off-Broadway playhouse. During its anniversary season, MVT will present a spectrum of multi- disciplinary experiences including musical comedies, historical dramas and audience participation events. New collaborations and partnerships are just two of the many features of the season. In what will be a world premiere, MVT has commissioned an original script, Shipment Day, about well-known leprosy activist Olivia Robello Breitha and Hawaii's leprosy history. It will also produce the Hawaii premiere of Allegiance, a Broadway musical about the Japanese American internment during WWII and one family's extraordinarily divisive experience.

Bromley Players Present SIDE SHOW At The Bob Hope Theatre Photo Bromley Players Present SIDE SHOW At The Bob Hope Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2018

Following its successful Broadway revival in 2014 and recent London premier in 2016 at Southwark Playhouse, Bromley Players presents Side Show at the Bob Hope Theatre from the 24th - 27th October. This will be a premier performance at the Bob Hope Theatre of this rarely performed but deeply touching musical by Bill Russell and Harvey Kreiger.

From Page To Stage Festival Will Stage Seven New Musicals In 2018 Photo From Page To Stage Festival Will Stage Seven New Musicals In 2018
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2018

Aria Entertainment's prestigious festival of new musical theatre, From Page To Stage (FPTS), which returns with gusto for a 6th successful year from September 2018, is proud to announce the seven exciting new musicals selected for the 2018 festival at London's Southwark Playhouse.

Full Cast Announced for Atlantis Theatrical's SIDE SHOW; Show Premieres 8/31 Photo Full Cast Announced for Atlantis Theatrical's SIDE SHOW; Show Premieres 8/31
by Oliver Oliveros - Jul 26, 2018

Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group has announced the full cast for the Tony Award-nominated Broadway musical, SIDE SHOW, which opens on August 31 at Carlos P. Romulo Auditorium, RCBC Plaza, Makati.

Wency Cornejo Makes His Musical Theater Debut in SIDE SHOW Photo Wency Cornejo Makes His Musical Theater Debut in SIDE SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2018

Wency Cornejo, multi-awarded songwriter and frontman of the '90s rock band AfterImage, makes his professional musical theater debut in Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group's production of the Broadway musical SIDE SHOW, which premieres on August 31 at Carlos P. Romulo Auditorium (RCBC Plaza, Makati City).

Janet Fullerlove, Jodie Jacobs, Melanie Marshall, and Kelly Sweeney Join the Cast of  Photo Janet Fullerlove, Jodie Jacobs, Melanie Marshall, and Kelly Sweeney Join the Cast of UNEXPECTED JOY
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2018

Casting for the European premiere of Bill Russell and Janet Hood's new musical Unexpected Joy has been announced. The powerful all-female cast is made up of: Janet Fullerlove (Fortune's Fool, The Beggar's Opera) as Joy; Jodie Jacobs (Myth, Rock of Ages) as Rachel; Melanie Marshall (Guys and Dolls, Jane Eyre) as Lou; and Kelly Sweeney (Ronald William White Acting Through Song Prize Winner 2018) as Tamara.

VIDEO: A First Look At A Sensible Theatre Co Presents PAGEANT, The Musical Photo VIDEO: A First Look At A Sensible Theatre Co Presents PAGEANT, The Musical
by BWW News Desk - Jul 3, 2018

The cast is set for A Sensible Theatre Co.'s production of Pageant: The Musical, co-presented with ACTLab June 15 - July 8, 2018. This fabulous production will coincide with Seattle PRIDE 2018. The announcement took place during A Sensible Debutante Ball last week at FRED Wildlife Refuge on Capitol Hill, Seattle.

Cast Announced For PAGEANT At Sierra Rep Photo Cast Announced For PAGEANT At Sierra Rep
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2018

The breakdown of Pageant: The Musical Comedy Beauty Contest, is simple. Six contestants from across our vast country are competing for the title of Miss Glamouresse (Glamouresse being a cosmetics company).

A Sensible Theatre Co., Seattle's Newest Queer Theatre Company Premieres Its Inaugura Photo A Sensible Theatre Co., Seattle's Newest Queer Theatre Company Premieres Its Inaugural Production, PAGEANT, The Musical!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2018

A Sensible Theatre Co. opened Pageant: The Musical as their inaugural 'coming out' production to be co-presented with ACTLab this past weekend! This fabulous production coincides with Seattle PRIDE 2018.

BWW Review: PAGEANT at ACT - a Hilarious Ride from Beginning to ... Well Almost Photo BWW Review: PAGEANT at ACT - a Hilarious Ride from Beginning to ... Well Almost
by Jay Irwin - Jun 16, 2018

Dear Readers, I recently commented on a show at ACT on how it was the veggies to your theatrical diet. A show that may be hard to swallow but it's good for you. Well if that show is your veggies then another show currently at ACT is your dessert. "Pageant: The Musical", currently being offered from A Sensible Theatre Co., is a frothy, glitzy good time filled with oodles of gorgeous "real women with a little something extra". And while I certainly had a blast and laughed my butt off throughout, there was one moment that stuck with me and made me say, "huh?" But we'll get to that in a bit.

A Sensible Theatre Co Presents PAGEANT, The Musical Photo A Sensible Theatre Co Presents PAGEANT, The Musical
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2018

The cast is set for A Sensible Theatre Co.'s production of Pageant: The Musical, co-presented with ACTLab June 15 - July 8, 2018. This fabulous production will coincide with Seattle PRIDE 2018. The announcement took place during A Sensible Debutante Ball last week at FRED Wildlife Refuge on Capitol Hill, Seattle.

Casting Complete For A Sensible Theatre Co's Production Of PAGEANT, The Musical Photo Casting Complete For A Sensible Theatre Co's Production Of PAGEANT, The Musical
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2018

The cast is set for A Sensible Theatre Co.'s production of Pageant: The Musical, co-presented with ACTLab June 15 - July 8, 2018. This fabulous production will coincide with Seattle PRIDE 2018. The announcement took place during A Sensible Debutante Ball last week at FRED Wildlife Refuge on Capitol Hill, Seattle.

SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL! Now Playing At Towne Centre Theatre Photo SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL! Now Playing At Towne Centre Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2018

Come one! Come all! We'll make it a ball! There's a Cat with a Hat and Who Named Cindy Lou! 'Seussical' is a fantastical family musical based on the books of Dr.Seuss. Horton the Elephant, The Cat in the Hat, Gertrude Mcfuzz, Lazy Mayzie, and Jojo-a little boy with a big imagination, are brought to life by Tony winners Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty.

Queensbury Theatre, CityCentre Announces 2018/19 Season Photo Queensbury Theatre, CityCentre Announces 2018/19 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2018

Queensbury Theatre is proud to announce the 2018/19 Mainstage Season at CityCentre. As Houston's only professional theatre outside of the loop, Queensbury Theatre is marking a new chapter with the 2018/19 Mainstage Season featuring a world premiere and a show-stopping holiday favorite.

Casting Complete For A Sensible Theatre Co's Production Of PAGEANT, The Musical Photo Casting Complete For A Sensible Theatre Co's Production Of PAGEANT, The Musical
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2018

The cast is set for A Sensible Theatre Co.'s production of Pageant: The Musical, co-presented with ACTLab June 15 - July 8, 2018. This fabulous production will coincide with Seattle PRIDE 2018. The announcement took place during A Sensible Debutante Ball last week at FRED Wildlife Refuge on Capitol Hill, Seattle.

Gab Pangilinan, Kayla Rivera to Star in SIDE SHOW; Show Opens 8/31 Photo Gab Pangilinan, Kayla Rivera to Star in SIDE SHOW; Show Opens 8/31
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2018

Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group is proud to announce that Gab Pangilinan and Kayla Rivera will take center stage as the Hilton sisters in the critically-acclaimed musical SIDE SHOW, which opens on August 31 at the Carlos P. Romulo Auditorium, RCBC Plaza, Makati City.

Photo Flash: Jane Lynch Visits Cast Of UNEXPECTED JOY Photo Photo Flash: Jane Lynch Visits Cast Of UNEXPECTED JOY
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2018

"Glee" star Jane Lynch visited the cast of The York Theatre Company production of the new musical Unexpected Joy, with book and lyrics by Bill Russell and music by Janet Hood. Unexpected Joy concludes its extended limited engagement this Sunday afternoon, May 27, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's where performances began April 24, 2018.

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