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Date Of Birth:
March 24, 1940 (81)
Birth Place:
Monterey Park, CA, USA
Bio:
Bob Mackie is an internationally renowned costume and fashion designer who has dressed some of the most glamorous entertainment icons in the world. With a career spanning five decades, nine Emmy Award wins, three Academy Award nominations, and an induction into the Television Academy Hall of Fame, ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: March 24, 1940 (81)

Birth Place: Monterey Park, CA, USA

Bio:
Bob Mackie is an internationally renowned costume and fashion designer who has dressed some of the most glamorous entertainment icons in the world. With a career spanning five decades, nine Emmy Award wins, three Academy Award nominations, and an induction into the Television Academy Hall of Fame, ... (read complete bio)
The New York Youth Symphony Musical Theater Songwriting Program Announces 2021/2022 S Photo The New York Youth Symphony Musical Theater Songwriting Program Announces 2021/2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 30, 2021

The New York Youth Symphony Musical Theater Songwriting Program (NYYS) and Director Anna K. Jacobs have announced the 2021/2022 Season. Heading into its fourth season the NYYS Musical Theater Songwriting program is specially designed to lead students through a range of musical theater songwriting processes. 

1993 GYPSY Film, Starring Bette Midler, is Streaming Now Photo 1993 GYPSY Film, Starring Bette Midler, is Streaming Now
by Stephi Wild - Jul 30, 2021

The cast includes Bette Midler as Mama Rose, alongside Cynthia Gibb, Elisabeth Moss, Peter Riegart, Jennifer Rae Beck, Lacey Chabert, Edward Asner, Linda Hart, Christine Ebersole, Andrew Martin, Tony Shalhoub, and more!

VOODOO MACBETH, THE FORGOTTEN PLACE, ON OUR OWN ISLAND, and More Win Big at the 27th  Photo VOODOO MACBETH, THE FORGOTTEN PLACE, ON OUR OWN ISLAND, and More Win Big at the 27th Annual Sedona International Film Festival
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2021

Check out the full list of winners, including Lifetime Achievement Awards to Oscar-winning costume designer Bob Mackie for his body of work; director and actor Luis Valdez; and iconic actor Tom Skerritt. 

BWW Review: BEEHIVE at Broadway Palm Photo BWW Review: BEEHIVE at Broadway Palm
by Fran Thomas - May 29, 2021

I want to offer heartfelt thanks to Broadway Palm for giving me the opportunity to relive my formative years without the angst of having to go through high school again. The current production, Beehive, embodies the 1960s through the words and melodies of the female singers and 'girl groups' of that era. And what an era it was.

Bob Mackie Will Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at Sedona International Film Festi Photo Bob Mackie Will Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at Sedona International Film Festival
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 26, 2021

In Mackie’s honor, the Barbra Streisand classic Funny Lady, the sequel to Funny Girl,will be screened.  Funny Lady, which was nominated for five Oscars including Best Costume Design, will screen at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 16 at SPAC.

THE CHER SHOW to Come to Manchester Opera House in 2022 Photo THE CHER SHOW to Come to Manchester Opera House in 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2021

A brand new production of The Cher Show will open next year, with book by Tony and Olivier Award-winning Rick Elice, direction by Arlene Phillips, choreography by Oti Mabuse, and costume design by Gabriella Slade.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: May 22-23- with Lilli Cooper, Chuck Cooper, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: May 22-23- with Lilli Cooper, Chuck Cooper, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - May 22, 2021

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, May 22-23, 2021.

THE CHER SHOW U.K./Ireland Tour to Kick Off in April 2022 Photo THE CHER SHOW U.K./Ireland Tour to Kick Off in April 2022
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 20, 2021

The Tony Award-winning musical The Cher Show is set to hit the road on a 2022 tour crossing the United Kingdom and Ireland. 

V√ćDEO: El BIOPIC de Cher est√° en marcha en manos de los productores de MAMMA MIA! Photo V√ćDEO: El BIOPIC de Cher est√° en marcha en manos de los productores de MAMMA MIA!
by Ainhoa Hornero - May 20, 2021

Tras su participación en BURLESQUE y MAMMA MIA: HERE WE GO AGAIN, la vida de la cantante dará un salto a la gran pantalla

Cher Biopic from MAMMA MIA! Producers in the Works Photo Cher Biopic from MAMMA MIA! Producers in the Works
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 19, 2021

The life story of entertainment icon Cher is on the way to the big screen, courtesy of Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again producers, Judy Craymer and Gary Goetzman. 

BROADWAY BARKS 2021 Adds Josh Groban, Glenn Close, Allison Janney, Ariana DeBose and  Photo BROADWAY BARKS 2021 Adds Josh Groban, Glenn Close, Allison Janney, Ariana DeBose and More
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 18, 2021

The 23rd annual Broadway Barks and 2nd Broadway Barks Across America is set to stream on Sunday, May 23rdat7:00 pm EDT on Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS' Facebook and YouTube pages.

BWW Interview: Jim David of GAY JOKES FOR STRAIGHT CRUISERS Photo BWW Interview: Jim David of GAY JOKES FOR STRAIGHT CRUISERS
by Stephen Mosher - May 10, 2021

In the name of cutting his suit to fit his cloth, Jim David put himself to good use in the quarantine and came out with a smash-hit comedy CD that is selling like hotcakes.

Audra McDonald, Lea Salonga, Chita Rivera, and Many More Set For BROADWAY BARKS Virtu Photo Audra McDonald, Lea Salonga, Chita Rivera, and Many More Set For BROADWAY BARKS Virtual Adoption Event
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2021

Broadway Barks will once again stream its annual animal adoption event on Sunday, May 23rd at 7:00 p.m. EDT. The streamed event, hosted by co-founder Bernadette Peters will feature adoptable animals from shelters and presented by celebrities Across America.

Items From Meryl Streep, Hugh Jackman, Bruce Springsteen and More Up For Auction Tomo Photo Items From Meryl Streep, Hugh Jackman, Bruce Springsteen and More Up For Auction Tomorrow for STAGE & SCREEN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 27, 2021

The Actors Fund is¬†partnering with¬†Christine Baranski¬†on an auction event without precedent:¬†‚ÄúStage & Screen.‚Ä̬†Featuring a diverse array of memorabilia from the performing arts including Theater, Hollywood, Opera, and Dance.

Cher's Coat and Shoes, Dolly Parton's Dress, Hugh Jackman's Wolverine Jacket & More t Photo Cher's Coat and Shoes, Dolly Parton's Dress, Hugh Jackman's Wolverine Jacket & More to be Auctioned Off at 'Stage & Screen'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2021

The Actors Fund and Doyle Auctioneers & Appraisers are¬†partnering with Christine Baranski on an auction event without precedent: ‚ÄúStage & Screen.‚ÄĚ Featuring a diverse array of memorabilia from the performing arts including Theater, Hollywood, Opera & Dance, lots include scenic and costume designs, meaningful wardrobe & one-of-a-kind memorabilia.

BWW Previews: PETE 'N' KEELY Reunites George Dvorsky & Sally Mayes in Live Stream fro Photo BWW Previews: PETE 'N' KEELY Reunites George Dvorsky & Sally Mayes in Live Stream from Paper Mill Playhouse
by Stephen Mosher - Feb 8, 2021

Mark Waldrop and Paper Mill Playhouse have performed a magnificent magic trick and are bringing a cult favorite to life once more with a movie version of Pete 'N' Keely that reunites the stars who originated the roles.

Original Cast and Creative Team of PETE 'N' KEELY Will Reunite to Re-Imagine the Musi Photo Original Cast and Creative Team of PETE 'N' KEELY Will Reunite to Re-Imagine the Musical Comedy
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 1, 2021

Paper Mill Playhouse has announced the cast and streaming dates for Pete ’n’ Keely, a musical comedy about a divorced singing duo who reunite for a television special in 1968, packed with jazzy standards, torch songs, comedic showpieces, and tender sentiment.

You Can Now Bid on Items From Jenn Colella, Debra Messing, Laura Osnes, Bernadette Pe Photo You Can Now Bid on Items From Jenn Colella, Debra Messing, Laura Osnes, Bernadette Peters and More in Holiday Auction
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 17, 2020

The Costume Industry Coalition and the FIT Foundation have launched a virtual Holiday Auction where the public has the opportunity to bid on luxury items from the stage and screen. The Holiday Auction will raise vital funds to support CIC artisans and business owners who create and supply costumes for the entertainment industry.

VIDEO: On This Day, December 3- THE CHER SHOW Opens On Broadway Photo VIDEO: On This Day, December 3- THE CHER SHOW Opens On Broadway
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 3, 2020

On this day in 2018, the bio-musical The Cher Show celebrated its opening night at the Neil Simon Theater. 

BWW Prompts: Who Is Building Your Broadway Wardrobe? Photo BWW Prompts: Who Is Building Your Broadway Wardrobe?
by BWW Prompts - Oct 6, 2020

Which costume designer is creating a brand new wardrobe for our readers? Find out here!

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