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BWW Feature: WICKED National Tour at Detroit Opera House Raises Over $25,000 for Open Photo BWW Feature: WICKED National Tour at Detroit Opera House Raises Over $25,000 for Open Hands Food Pantry and BC/EFA
by Julie Yolles - Aug 27, 2018

Suffice it to say that the company members of the Broadway National Tour of WICKED are popular with St. John's Episcopal Church supporters-very. While here in Michigan for their month-long stop at the Detroit Opera House-their last performance is Sept. 2- the WICKED team left the Land of Oz for one evening to perform a sold-out benefit concert in front of 450 supporters. It was Witches' Night Off and oh, what a night.

Jason Forbach of LES MISERABLES Broadway Sings Song for Orlando - 49 HEARTBEATS
by Kathy Strain - Jul 5, 2016

When the senseless killings at the Orlando nightclub PULSE happened, many tried to understand why such an act had taken place. Jason Forbach has been involved in LES MISERABLES on tour and on Broadway for the past 6 years and wrote a song along with Brett Rowe to honor those lost but not forgotten.

Photo Coverage: Alysha Umphress Plays Mr. Finn's Cabaret at Barrington Stage Company
by Stephen Sorokoff - Jul 21, 2015

Alysha Umphress has a special relationship with Barrington Stage Company and William Finn so it wasn't a surprise that on her day off  from On The Town she came to Pittsfield and sang in Mr. Finn's Cabaret.  It also wasn't a surprise the demand for tickets was so great that a second late show had to be added.  

Barrington Stage Adds Performances of Alysha Umphress & Elizabeth Stanley's Upcoming Shows
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2015

Due to popular demand, Barrington Stage Company (BSC), the award-winning theatre in Downtown Pittsfield, MA, under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd and Managing Director Tristan Wilson, has had to change and add performance times to Alysha Umphress' 'I've Been Played' and Elizabeth Stanley's 'I Get Carried Away' shows at Mr. Finn's Cabaret, located on the lower level of the Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center, 36 Linden Street, Pittsfield.

In Performance Video: ON THE TOWN's Alysha Umphress Performs 'I Can Cook, Too'
by TV News Desk - Nov 18, 2014

This week's New York Times In Performance video features actress Alysha Umphress and pianist Brett Rowe performing 'I Can Cook, Too' from the Broadway revival of ON THE TOWN.

BWW Blog: Neka Zang of Broadway's ROCK OF AGES - City Love
by Guest Blogger: Neka Zang - Oct 17, 2012

Hello friends! This week we get a break from the promo events for 'Rock Of Ages'. It was a whirlwind for the past few weeks but it was a ton of fun!

BWW Blog: Stephanie Martignetti of Broadway's NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT - Weekend Fun!
by Guest Blogger: Steph Martignetti - Sep 12, 2012

Friday night after the show I walked down the street to Evita and met up with my friend, Erica Mansfield. We hopped into a cab and made our way east to Biblioteca to grab a drink in honor, Evan, Julie Kotaride's fiance's, 30th birthday. Birthday cheer and margaritas hit the spot.

Bailiwick Chicago Announces Concert Performance Of BLOOM 4/16, 4/17
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2010

Bailiwick Chicago's Executive Director, Kevin Mayes, announced today that the company is producing a development workshop and subsequent concert performances of a new musical comedy, titled BLOOM, with music by Peter Foley, lyrics by Matthew Heimer, book by Andy Siegel, and story by Kevin Mayes.

Bailiwick Chicago Announces Concert Performance Of BLOOM 4/16, 4/17
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2010

Bailiwick Chicago's Executive Director, Kevin Mayes, announced today that the company is producing a development workshop and subsequent concert performances of a new musical comedy, titled BLOOM, with music by Peter Foley, lyrics by Matthew Heimer, book by Andy Siegel, and story by Kevin Mayes.

Bailiwick Chicago Announces Concert Performance Of BLOOM 4/16, 4/17
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2010

Bailiwick Chicago's Executive Director, Kevin Mayes, announced today that the company is producing a development workshop and subsequent concert performances of a new musical comedy, titled BLOOM, with music by Peter Foley, lyrics by Matthew Heimer, book by Andy Siegel, and story by Kevin Mayes.

AIDA, BLOOM & More Set for Bailiwick's Spring/Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2010

Bailiwick Chicago's Executive Director Kevin Mayes announced the final details for the theater company's 2010 Spring / Summer Season., which includes a concert reading of a new musical entitled BLOOM to be performed at the Chicago Center for the Performing Arts on April 16th and 17th; FUCKING MEN*, the Chicago premiere of a new play written by Joe DiPietro which will begin previews on June 18th at Theatre Building Chicago; and Elton John and Tim Rice's AIDA, which will begin previews on July 1st at American Theatre Company.

TOMORROW MORNING, THE MUSICAL Receives Chicago Production Starting 10/31
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2008

From Hilary A. Williams, London producer of Who's Afraid of Virgina Woolf with Kathleen Turner and The Postman Always Rings Twice with Val Kilmer and the Chicago Director Tom Mullen (Urinetown, I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change) comes the exciting Chicago premiere of Tomorrow Morning, an acclaimed new musical by accomplished U.K. playwright, composer and lyricist Laurence Mark Wythe. Tomorrow Morning runs Friday,Oct 31st through Sunday, Dec. 7 at the Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago.

TOMORROW MORNING, THE MUSICAL Receives Chicago Production Starting 10/31
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2008

From Hilary A. Williams, London producer of Who's Afraid of Virgina Woolf with Kathleen Turner and The Postman Always Rings Twice with Val Kilmer and the Chicago Director Tom Mullen (Urinetown, I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change) comes the exciting Chicago premiere of Tomorrow Morning, an acclaimed new musical by accomplished U.K. playwright, composer and lyricist Laurence Mark Wythe. Tomorrow Morning runs Friday,Oct 31st through Sunday, Dec. 7 at the Greenhouse Theater, 2257 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago.

Felciano & Errico in 'Bloom,' New Musical Reading Nov.12
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2007

Tony nominees Manoel Felciano (Sweeney Todd, Trumpery) and Melissa Errico (Amour, My Fair Lady, Dracula) will star in a private reading of Bloom, a brand-new musical comedy, on November 12 at New York's Pearl Studios.