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BWW Feature: ROSE KINGSLEY TO PERFORM THE MUSIC OF ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER at Summerlin L Photo BWW Feature: ROSE KINGSLEY TO PERFORM THE MUSIC OF ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER at Summerlin Library And Performing Arts Center
by Debbie Hall - Jan 10, 2022

Jazz, cabaret, and opera diva Rose Kingsley will share her operatic training, 4-octave range singing The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber with special guest Allan Glassman at the Summerlin Library and Performing Arts Center on Jan. 15.

KPFK's ARTS IN REVIEW to Present A Holiday Special Photo KPFK's ARTS IN REVIEW to Present A Holiday Special
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 22, 2021

KPFK Radio's Arts in Review, Los Angeles's longest-running radio showcase on live theater and cabaret, presents its annual Holiday Special, featuring the AIR Repertory Players under the direction of Irene Arranga, highlighted by the premiere of Christmastime in the City (the story of “Silver Bells”) and the encore of 2017's Christmas in Tinseltown (the story of “White Christmas”), both written by Julio Martinez.  Also featured is the holiday music of Al Jarreau and Jane Fuller.

KPFK Arts In Review Holiday Special Debuts This Month Photo KPFK Arts In Review Holiday Special Debuts This Month
by Stephi Wild - Dec 14, 2021

KPFK Radio's Arts in Review, Los Angeles's longest-running radio showcase on live theater and cabaret, presents its annual Holiday Special, featuring the AIR Repertory Players under the direction of Irene Arranga, highlighted by the premiere of Christmastime in the City (the story of “Silver Bells”) and the encore of Christmas in Tinseltown (the story of “White Christmas”), both written by Julio Martinez.  Also featured is the holiday music of Al Jarreau.

Virginia Arts Festival Presents Marie Osmond Photo Virginia Arts Festival Presents Marie Osmond
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 29, 2021

Multiple gold and platinum selling artist Marie Osmond is spreading the holiday cheer to Norfolk on December 13th at Chrysler Hall! Featuring special guests David Osmond and America’s Got Talent finalist Daniel Emmet, fans will delight in the festive performance featuring holiday tunes and music from Marie’s newest album Unexpected. Tickets are on sale now and available by phone at 757-282-2822 or online at vafest.org.

Vegas Comedian Don Barnhart Returns To Laff's Comedy Café In Tucson Thanksgiving Wee Photo Vegas Comedian Don Barnhart Returns To Laff's Comedy Café In Tucson Thanksgiving Weekend
by Gigi Gervais - Nov 14, 2021

Taking time off from his nightly show at Delirious Comedy Club in Las Vegas, standup comedian Don Barnhart brings his unique form of hilarity back to Tucson's premier comedy club November 26th & 27th.

Wake Up With BWW 11/8: MTI's ALL TOGETHER NOW! Begins This Week, and More Photo Wake Up With BWW 11/8: MTI's ALL TOGETHER NOW! Begins This Week, and More
by - Nov 8, 2021

Today's top stories include MTI's All Together Now! which will be performed at theatres around the world beginning this week. This worldwide fundraising event celebrates the return of live theatre and allows organizations around the world to locally produce and perform an exclusive musical revue featuring songs from MTI's beloved shows.

Photos: The Hollywood Museum Pays Homage To Bob Hope And The US Veterans Unable to be Photo Photos: The Hollywood Museum Pays Homage To Bob Hope And The US Veterans Unable to be Saluted During The 75th Anniversary of WWII
by Gigi Gervais - Nov 7, 2021

Bob Hope was quoted as saying that the greatest honor he ever received was to be made an honorary veteran. It was that unique relationship between Bob Hope and “The Greatest Generation,” by way of the USO, that the Hollywood Museum is currently highlighting in their Lobby.

Hershey Area Playhouse Announces 2022 Season Photo Hershey Area Playhouse Announces 2022 Season
by Stephi Wild - Nov 5, 2021

Hershey Area Playhouse has announced its schedule of theater for its 2022 season.  Learn more about the full season lineup!

Wake Up With BWW 11/5: Ariana Grande & Cynthia Erivo to Lead WICKED Movie & More Photo Wake Up With BWW 11/5: Ariana Grande & Cynthia Erivo to Lead WICKED Movie & More
by - Nov 5, 2021

Today's top stories include the long-awaiting casting for the upcoming Wicked movie! It was announced yesterday that the film will be led by Ariana Grande as Glinda, and Cynthia Erivo as Elphaba.

BWW Feature: ROSE KINGSLEY: THE DIVA AND THE ASTRONAUT FAIRY TALES DO COME TRUE to be Photo BWW Feature: ROSE KINGSLEY: THE DIVA AND THE ASTRONAUT FAIRY TALES DO COME TRUE to be performed at Summerlin Performing Arts Center
by Debbie Hall - Nov 1, 2021

Opera diva Rose Kingsley now shares her operatic training, 4-octave range singing jazz around the world. She is making a stop in Las Vegas performing The Diva and The Astronaut Fairy Tales Do Come True at the Summerlin Library on Nov. 7.

BWW Feature: OPERA IN AMERICA AND ABROAD at Home Computer Screens Photo BWW Feature: OPERA IN AMERICA AND ABROAD at Home Computer Screens
by Maria Nockin - Oct 9, 2021

Tour members meet on the Flying Opera Magic Carpet for a week of American and international performances. Our first stop is at San Francisco Opera, for Fidelio by Ludwig van Beethoven online October 14, 17, and 30, 2021. Cost- $25.

BWW Review: With EXTRA!  EXTRA! At The Triad Scott Raneri Proves He Can Play The Lead Photo BWW Review: With EXTRA! EXTRA! At The Triad Scott Raneri Proves He Can Play The Lead
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 26, 2021

With power notes like the ones displayed in his new show, Scott Raneri is completely cast-able in musical theater, which is most of what he talks about in his show about being an extra.

All-Woman Cast Announced For SISYPHUS: A ROCK 'N' ROLL MUSICAL Photo All-Woman Cast Announced For SISYPHUS: A ROCK 'N' ROLL MUSICAL
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 15, 2021

An all-woman cast has been announced for the eagerly anticipated world premiere of Sisyphus: A Rock 'n' Roll Musical, a brand-new musical written and directed by Ian Bowkett (The Sam Neill Experience), which plays at Canal Café Theatre, October 6-9th.

All-Woman Cast Announced For SISYPHUS: A Rock 'n' Roll Musical Photo All-Woman Cast Announced For SISYPHUS: A Rock 'n' Roll Musical
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2021

This new piece of UK musical theatre writing retells the Ancient Greek myth of Sisyphus, a Corinthian king who teams up with his divine wife Merope to defy the powers-that-be, eventually earning the eternal punishments that make them icons of rebellion for millennia to come.

THE CAT AND THE CANARY Returns to UK Tour Photo THE CAT AND THE CANARY Returns to UK Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 2, 2021

Bill Kenwright’s Classic Thriller Theatre Company continues with its latest chilling whodunit, the creepy comedy thriller The Cat and the Canary. Following its acclaimed opening in Windsor in January 2020 and highly successful spring tour, the production returns to complete its Autumn tour, which was delayed due to the Covid-19 pandemic.  

Jazz Greats Terry Waldo & Tatiana Eva-Marie Get Cozy in 'Two Sleepy People' Photo Jazz Greats Terry Waldo & Tatiana Eva-Marie Get Cozy in 'Two Sleepy People'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 19, 2021

The main inspiration for Waldo and Eva-Marie to include 'Two Sleepy People' on their debut collaboration album was the composer of the song himself.

Photos: THE TRAIL ON THE POTOMAC Opens at Theatre At St Clements Photo Photos: THE TRAIL ON THE POTOMAC Opens at Theatre At St Clements
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 10, 2021

Like the book that inspired it, the play brings to light real-life findings and evidence revealing a conspiracy to destroy the Nixon presidency. Bugatti's play, starring the legendary Rich Little in the dramatic role of Nixon, takes these revelations and puts them on trial...again. Letting the audience decide the fate of the former President.

BWW Interview: Donelle Dadigan Re-Opening Her Hollywood Museum TO THE FUTURE Photo BWW Interview: Donelle Dadigan Re-Opening Her Hollywood Museum TO THE FUTURE
by Gil Kaan - Aug 6, 2021

Hollywood Museum founder Donelle Dadigan headed a re-opening ceremony of her Hollywood Museum August 4, 2021; commemorating the donated additional props from Bill and Patrick Shea to the Back to the Future Part I, II, III exhibit. On behalf of the Museum and the Shea father and son, Donelle presented a $5,000 check to the Michael J. Fox Foundation, which Michael accepted via video.

DOLLY: THE ULTIMATE COLLECTION Arrives Sept. 21st Photo DOLLY: THE ULTIMATE COLLECTION Arrives Sept. 21st
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 3, 2021

DOLLY: THE ULTIMATE COLLECTION includes some of the greatest star-studded episodes from her fan-favorite 80s variety show, a special Christmas disc, Dolly’s unforgettable 2009 “Live from London” concert, and more!

BWW INTERVIEWS: SQUEEZE'S CHRIS DIFFORD at Express Live Photo BWW INTERVIEWS: SQUEEZE'S CHRIS DIFFORD at Express Live
by Paul Batterson - Jul 25, 2021

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