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Date of Birth: May 09, 1908 (112)
BWW Interview: Dennis Hensley MISMATCHing & Working With Divas Photo BWW Interview: Dennis Hensley MISMATCHing & Working With Divas
by Gil Kaan - Sep 17, 2020

Dennis Hensley's long-running THE MISMATCH GAME has reinvented itself to the new normal of ZOOM for two weekend nights, September 26 and 27, 2020. Dennis shared some history of his charitable project, produced pre-pandemic on the stages of the Los Angeles LGBT Center. Dennis dons his hosting polyesters as Gene Rayburn.

Theatre Artists Workshop Presents GOD OF CARNAGE Photo Theatre Artists Workshop Presents GOD OF CARNAGE
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2018

The Theatre Artists Workshop in Norwalk will present a staged reading of the Broadway hit 'God of Carnage' by Yasmina Reza, translated by Christopher Hampton, on November 16 and 17 at 8 p.m. and November 18 at 3 p.m. Theatre Artists Workshop is located at 5 Gregory Boulevard in Norwalk. Reservations are recommended. The box office reservation line is: 203-854-6830. Suggested donation is $25 and will help to support the non-profit organization's future programming.

Theatre Artists Workshop Presents GOD OF CARNAGE Photo Theatre Artists Workshop Presents GOD OF CARNAGE
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2018

The Theatre Artists Workshop in Norwalk will present a staged reading of the Broadway hit 'God of Carnage' by Yasmina Reza, translated by Christopher Hampton, on November 16 and 17 at 8 p.m. and November 18 at 3 p.m. Theatre Artists Workshop is located at 5 Gregory Boulevard in Norwalk. Reservations are recommended. The box office reservation line is: 203-854-6830. Suggested donation is $25 and will help to support the non-profit organization's future programming.

Theatre Artists Workshop to present TWELVE ANGRY MEN Photo Theatre Artists Workshop to present TWELVE ANGRY MEN
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2018

The Theatre Artists Workshop(TAW) will present three staged readings of the classic Reginald Rose play 'Twelve Angry Men' on February 9 and 10 at 8 pm and February 11 at 3 pm for a suggested donation of $20. TAW is located at 5 Gregory Boulevard in Norwalk, CT.

BWW Draws the Curtain on 2013: Those We've Lost this Year
by Walter McBride - Dec 29, 2013

Today, we remember those within the entertainment industry that we lost in 2013.

LUCKY ME Staged Reading with Sachi Parker Set for National Arts Club, 11/18
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2013

Sachi Parker will perform this two-act one-woman play, written by herself and playwright Frederick Stroppel, at an invitation-only reading at the National Arts Club on Monday November 18th.

Photo Flash: Remembering Marcia Wallace
by Walter McBride - Oct 28, 2013

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Marcia Wallace, who lent her voice to 'Edna Krabappel' on the long-running animated comedy The Simpsons for over 20 years, passed away last night, October 25, 2013. She was 70. BroadwayWorld remembers the actress with photos below.

GSN Acquires SALE OF THE CENTURY, Announces New Series & Show Pick-Ups
by TV News Desk - Mar 20, 2013

GSN announced today a host of new acquisitions of classic game shows and episodes, including the GSN premiere of SALE OF THE CENTURY, featuring 65 episodes that originally aired on NBC in 1988-89 with host Jim Perry. In addition, the network will debut 57 new-to-GSN episodes of PRESS YOUR LUCK from 1983-84 with host Peter Tomarken. SALE OF THE CENTURY and the new episodes of PRESS YOUR LUCK will premiere on GSN on April 1, 2013. New episodes of PRESS YOUR LUCK will premiere at 9:00am ET and SALE OF THE CENTURY will premiere at 9:30am ET.

Photos: In Remembrance - 2012 Passages
by Walter McBride - Dec 30, 2012

2012 is coming to a close, and BroadwayWorld's senior photographer Walter McBride takes a moment to look back at some of the many influential people we've lost this year. 2012 saw the death of some of the most beloved actors, musicians, comedians, writers and true heros.

Photo Blast from the Past: Remembering Jack Klugman
by Walter McBride - Dec 26, 2012

According to his family attorney, the legendary Jack Klugman passed away at the age of 90 on December 24, 2012 peacefully at home in California, with his wife Peggy by his side. Take a look back with photos from BroadwayWorld's own senior photographer Walter McBride.

GSN's MATCH GAME Marathon to Premiere Christmas Day with Two New Episodes
by TV News Desk - Dec 18, 2012

This Christmas, GSN will honor the 50th anniversary of one of the most enduring and memorable classic shows, MATCH GAME, by airing a marathon on Tuesday, December 25th from 8:00am ET to 5:00pm ET that includes two episodes that have never been seen on television.

Tryst Cast, Rent 10 Benefit on That's Kentertainment!, 6/8
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2006

Tonight's 'That's Kentertainment!' will feature the cast of Tryst and the recent Rent 10 Benefit

Minnelli, O'Donnell & More on That's Kentertainment!, 5/4
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2006

Liza Minnelli, Rosie O'Donnell, Lili Taylor, John Waters, Bebe Neuwirth, Joan Collins and more will be featured on the May 4th installment of That's Kentertainment!

Fales, O'Hara, York and More Featured on Tonight's That's Kentertainment!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2006

Confessions of a Mormon Boy's Steven Fales--as well as stars such as Kelli O'Hara, Harry Connick, Jr., Michael Cerveris and Rachel York--will be featured on the March 16th edition of That's Kentertainment!

Judy Tenuta Featured on That's Kentertainment!, Feb. 16
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2006

Tonight, February 16th, Judy Tenuta will be featured on That's Kentertainment!

Carol Channing and Charo Featured on That's Kentertainment!, Dec. 22
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2005

Carol Channing and Charo will be heard on the 'Christmas Charol' edition of That's Kentertainment! on Thursday, December 22nd

Sweeney Todd Cast Featured Tonight on That's Kentertainment!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2005

The cast of the Sweeney Todd revival and Daphne Rubin-Vega will be featured on tonight's edition of That's Kentertainment!

Barrett, Mason, Murphy, Carlisle Hart and Many More Perform in HeartSong Benefit for Katrina Victims, Oct. 16
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2005

Brent Barrett, Karen Mason, Donna Murphy and Kitty Carlisle Hart are just a few who will appear in HeartSong: The Concert for New Orleans on Sunday, October 16th

Naked Boys Help Celebrate 3rd Anniversary of That's Kentertainment, Sept. 29
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2005

On tonight, September 29th, the cast of Naked Boys Singing will join host Ken Kleiber to celebrate the third anniversary of That's Kentertainment

Sieber, Beach & More on That's Kentertainment!, June 30
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2005

Christopher Sieber, Gary Beach, Harriet Harris and Bruce Vilanch are just a few of the stars who will drop in to chat on tonight's episode of That's Kentertainment!

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