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Date Of Birth:
November 23, 1948 (72)
Birth Place:
New York, NY, USA
 
Date of Birth: November 23, 1948 (72)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA
The Caucus Awards Honors Reese Witherspoon & Lauren Neustadter With Producers Award Photo The Caucus Awards Honors Reese Witherspoon & Lauren Neustadter With Producers Award
by TV News Desk - Feb 8, 2021

The Caucus for Producers, Writers & Directors is thrilled to announce the final honorees for the 2021 Caucus Awards - Academy Award®, Golden Globe, and Emmy winner Reese Witherspoon and Hello Sunshine’s President of Film and Television Lauren Neustadter (Little Fires Everywhere) will receive the Producers of the Year Award. 

Lythgoe Family Panto's CAROLS FOR KIDS Virtual Concert Benefits CHLA Photo Lythgoe Family Panto's CAROLS FOR KIDS Virtual Concert Benefits CHLA
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2020

Lythgoe Family Panto (LFP), presents a virtual at home sing-along concert CAROLS FOR KIDS, benefiting Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA), and featuring stars from a decade of Lythgoe Family productions.

VIDEO: Katharine 'Kat' Kramer Celebrates Lily Tomlin On New HMP CELEBRITY SHOWCASE On Photo VIDEO: Katharine 'Kat' Kramer Celebrates Lily Tomlin On New HMP CELEBRITY SHOWCASE On YouTube
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2020

When actress Katharine 'Kat' Kramer made her debut on Richard Skipper Celebrates podcast this past Saturday, she announced that she would be featured in the first episode on the new YouTube channel that HMP Celebrity Showcase has just launched.

The New Works Virtual Festival Begins Tonight Photo The New Works Virtual Festival Begins Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2020

The first-ever New Works Virtual Festival kicks off tonight! Every evening from December 5th - 25th of 2020 at 8PM EST/5PM PT, the New Works Virtual Festival will stream video readings of 20 new scripts of non-musical pieces (19 plays, 1 teleplay) as well as an 21st (a 'Christmas Special') featuring the work of a diverse group of writers and all-star cast members.

Six-Time Emmy-Winner Bruce Vilanch To MC Fundraiser For Georgia Runoff On Sunday! Photo Six-Time Emmy-Winner Bruce Vilanch To MC Fundraiser For Georgia Runoff On Sunday!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2020

This Sunday, December 6th at 4 pm PST, six-time Emmy Award-winner and legendary comedy writer for Hollywood Squares and the Academy Awards, Bruce Vilanch is set to MC a fundraiser organized by East Valley Indivisibles in collaboration with 17 local advocacy groups. These Los Angeles organizations are raising funds for three amazing groups working hard to Get Out the Vote in Georgia.

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, December 4 with Michael James Scott, Isaac Mizrahi and Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, December 4 with Michael James Scott, Isaac Mizrahi and More!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2020

Today (December 4) in live streaming: Michael James Scott visits Backstage Live, Isaac Mizrahi in concert, and so much more!

VIDEO: Watch the New Works Virtual Festival on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm! Photo VIDEO: Watch the New Works Virtual Festival on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2020

Stars in the House continues tonight (8pm) with the New Works Virtual Festival with Marc Kudisch, Miguel Cervantes, Shuler Hensley, Michael Leon-Wooley, Brenda Braxton, Andy Karl, Orfeh, Ted Louis Levy, Glenn Morshower, Megan Cavanagh, Joely Fisher, Marsha Mason, Adam Jacobs, John Rubinstein, Judy Kuhn, Liz Larsen, Stuart Pankin, George Wendt, Vincent Rodriguez III, Bruce Vilanch, Leigh Ann Larkin, Carmen Cusack and Christina Bianco.

Annaleigh Ashford, Michael Urie, Daphne Rubin-Vega & More Featured in New York Theatr Photo Annaleigh Ashford, Michael Urie, Daphne Rubin-Vega & More Featured in New York Theatre Workshop Programming
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2020

New York Theatre Workshop has announced its Holiday Follies on December 16, as well as the launch of the NYTW Digital Archive which will include a work-in-process sneak preview of Martha Redbone & Aaron Whitby’s The Talking Circles exclusively for NYTW Members and Repeat Defenders.

New Works Virtual Festival to be Featured on Stars In The House Photo New Works Virtual Festival to be Featured on Stars In The House
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2020

On Friday, December 4th, the New Works Virtual Festival will be featured on Stars in the House hosted by NWVF cast member Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley.

New Works Virtual Festival Announces Final Plays And New Dates Photo New Works Virtual Festival Announces Final Plays And New Dates
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2020

The New Works Virtual Festival will stream 20 new non-musical scripts every day from December 4th - 24th of 2020 (19 plays, 1 teleplay) featuring the work of a diverse group of writers and all-star cast members. A 21st piece will be selected from holiday-themed submissions to be streamed on December 25th.

New Works Virtual Festival Announces New Plays And Dates Photo New Works Virtual Festival Announces New Plays And Dates
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2020

The first ever New Works Virtual Festival will stream video readings of 20 new non-musical scripts (19 plays, 1 teleplay) featuring the work of a diverse group of writers and all-star cast members.

IT'S SHOWTIME With Rikki Lee Welcomes New Works Virtual Festival Producer Kevin Polla Photo IT'S SHOWTIME With Rikki Lee Welcomes New Works Virtual Festival Producer Kevin Pollack
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2020

On Friday, October 16, radio host Rikki Lee Travolta welcomes New Works Virtual Festival producer Kevin Pollack to 101.5 FM's It's Showtime with Rikki Lee airing at 3 PM Central. The popular weekly radio program offers a glimpse into the world of entertainment, including stage, film, and television.

Santino Fontana, Eva Noblezada and More Announced for New Works Virtual Festival Photo Santino Fontana, Eva Noblezada and More Announced for New Works Virtual Festival
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2020

Filming via Zoom has begun for New Works Virtual Festival. From Sunday October 25th to Saturday the 31st, the NWVF will stream video readings of 20 new scripts of non-musical pieces (19 plays, 1 teleplay) featuring the work of a diverse group of writers and all-star cast members. 4 new play scripts have been announced by the team.

Five Titles Announced For The Actors' Fund's New Works Virtual Festival Photo Five Titles Announced For The Actors' Fund's New Works Virtual Festival
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2020

From Sunday October 25th to Saturday the 31st, the New Works Virtual Festival will stream video readings of 20 new scripts featuring the work of a diverse group of writers and all-star cast members.

Marc Kudisch and More Will Lead SOMETHING'S COMING, New Play on the Making of WEST SI Photo Marc Kudisch and More Will Lead SOMETHING'S COMING, New Play on the Making of WEST SIDE STORY, Kicking Off The New Works Virtual Festival
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020

The New Works Virtual Festival, now scheduled to take place from Sunday October 25th to Saturday the 31st, will stream video readings of 20 new scripts featuring the work of a diverse group of writers and all-star cast members.

The Garden Theatre Launches the EAGLE LATE Season With NAKED BOYS SINGING! Photo The Garden Theatre Launches the EAGLE LATE Season With NAKED BOYS SINGING!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020

The title says it all in the international smash hit musical comedy 'Naked Boys Singing!' This hilarious musical revue features 15 original songs, a bevy of gorgeous and talented men, and no clothes - a winning combination if ever there was one!

SCHITT'S CREEK, WATCHMEN and More Win Dorian Awards Photo SCHITT'S CREEK, WATCHMEN and More Win Dorian Awards
by TV News Desk - Sep 14, 2020

GALECA, the Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics, unveiled the inaugural Dorians TV Toast 2020 on Revry award winners at a virtual, live-streamed event on Sunday.

Hugh Jackman, Regina King, Janelle Monáe to Appear in First LGBTQ Entertainment Crit Photo Hugh Jackman, Regina King, Janelle Monáe to Appear in First LGBTQ Entertainment Critics TV Awards Special
by TV News Desk - Sep 8, 2020

Hugh Jackman, Janelle Monáe, Regina King, Pose sensation and fashion trailblazer Billy Porter, groundbreaking trans actress Laverne Cox, Schitt’s Creek star Dan Levy and vaunted political satirist John Oliver are among the slew of actors, comics and performers lending cheer to GALECA.

Tonya Pinkins, Judy Kuhn, Seth Rudetsky, Carmen Cusack and More to be Featured in THE Photo Tonya Pinkins, Judy Kuhn, Seth Rudetsky, Carmen Cusack and More to be Featured in THE NEW WORKS VIRTUAL FESTIVAL
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2020

From Sunday October 18th to Saturday the 24th, the first-ever New Works Virtual Festival (NWVF) will stream video readings of 20 new scripts featuring the work of a diverse group of writers and all-star cast members. All proceeds will be donated to the Actors Fund.

FRIENDS Theme Song Composer Michael Skloff, Hulu, and More to be Honored at Big Sunda Photo FRIENDS Theme Song Composer Michael Skloff, Hulu, and More to be Honored at Big Sunday's Virtual 5th Annual Gala
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2020

​​​​​​​Leaders in entertainment, business, philanthropy, politics, and the arts will gather virtually for a livestream of the 5th Annual Big Sunday Gala, celebrating more than two decades of the organization's work and three distinguished honorees – Michael Skloff, Tiffany Smith-Anoa'i and Hulu on Wednesday evening, August 12th beginning at 7:00 PM PT. 

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