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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)
Wake Up With BWW 11/18: DIANA Opening Red Carpet and Reviews, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 11/18: DIANA Opening Red Carpet and Reviews, and More!
by - Nov 18, 2021

Today's top stories include opening night coverage of Diana The Musical! BroadwayWorld was there on the red carpet last night and you can check out our video here! Plus, read all of the reviews for the musical in our Review Roundup.

VIDEO: Bob Mackie Talks His Legendary Career and New Book on Backstage Live with Rich Photo VIDEO: Bob Mackie Talks His Legendary Career and New Book on Backstage Live with Richard Ridge
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Nov 17, 2021

The Art of Bob Mackie is the first-ever comprehensive and fully authorized book showcasing Mackie's work, from his early days as a sketch artist for the legendary Edith Head at Paramount to his current, cutting-edge costumes for pop stars and line of accessible, wearable clothing for QVC. In addition to hundreds of glorious photos and dozens of dishy recollections from Mackie and his many muses, this gorgeous volume features never-before-seen sketches from throughout his prolific career. Watch as Mackie reminisces about his extensive career and reflects on the new book!

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.

25 Theatre Books for Your Fall Reading List Photo 25 Theatre Books for Your Fall Reading List
by Team BWW - Nov 6, 2021

Fall has arrived and chilly weather means lots of time to snuggle under your favorite blanket with a great book. You're in luck, because this year, Broadway's best have put pen to paper to turn out theatre page-turners of every kind.

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 A.A. Cristi - 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 A.A. Cristi - 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 A.A. Cristi - 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.

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