Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

Candy Darling News

 
Candy Darling Headshot
BEAUTIFUL DARLING Available on DVD Jan. 12 Photo BEAUTIFUL DARLING Available on DVD Jan. 12
by TV News Desk - Dec 23, 2020

By the mid-sixties Jimmy Slattery, born in the Long Island suburb of Massapequa in 1944, had become Candy, a gorgeous blond actress and throwback to Hollywood’s golden age.

University Of The Arts Presents POP! THE MUSICAL EXHIBITION  Photo University Of The Arts Presents POP! THE MUSICAL EXHIBITION 
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2020

The University of the Arts will present Pop!  The Musical Exhibition, a web-based, interactive multimedia musical experience. This exhibition  is based on Pop! The Musical with Book/Lyrics by Maggie Kate-Coleman, music by Anna K.  Jacobs, and directed by James Bruenger-Arreguin BFA 20' (Directing, Playwriting + Production.) 

BWW Exclusive: In Honor of Gay Pride - THE 101 GREATEST LGBTQ SONGS/ANTHEMS OF ALL TI Photo BWW Exclusive: In Honor of Gay Pride - THE 101 GREATEST LGBTQ SONGS/ANTHEMS OF ALL TIME - from Judy Garland to Lady Gaga, from Gloria Gaynor to Frank Ocean
by Peter Nason - Jun 24, 2020

Happy Gay Pride! BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest LGBTQ songs and anthems from 1920-2020. See if your favorite songs or artists made the grade!

THE VELVET UNDERGROUND EXPERIENCE to Open in New York City This October Photo THE VELVET UNDERGROUND EXPERIENCE to Open in New York City This October
by TV News Desk - Aug 15, 2018

The Velvet Underground Experience, an intriguing new multi-media art and music exhibition spotlighting the iconic band's early NYC roots, will be opening in New York City on October 10.  It is the first global exhibition dedicated to the Velvet Underground and its influence on modern music, fashion, art & popular culture, set against the backdrop of the band's early days collaborating with Andy Warhol in NYC in the 1960s.  Co-presented by Bandsintown and Citi, the three-month exhibition will be located at 718 Broadway in Greenwich Village, paying homage as well to the neighborhood's deep artistic base.

In The Now Productions Presents CANDY & DOROTHY By David Johnston Photo In The Now Productions Presents CANDY & DOROTHY By David Johnston
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2018

The GLAAD Award-winning play CANDY & DOROTHY by David Johnston will receive its Utah Premiere by In The Now Productions this June.

In The Now Productions Presents CANDY & DOROTHY By David Johnston Photo In The Now Productions Presents CANDY & DOROTHY By David Johnston
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2018

The GLAAD Award-winning play CANDY & DOROTHY by David Johnston will receive its Utah Premiere by In The Now Productions this June.

In The Now Productions Presents CANDY & DOROTHY By David Johnston Photo In The Now Productions Presents CANDY & DOROTHY By David Johnston
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2018

The GLAAD Award-winning play CANDY & DOROTHY by David Johnston will receive its Utah Premiere by In The Now Productions this June.

One Night Only Concert of WHEN PIGS FLY to Benefit the Actors Fund Photo One Night Only Concert of WHEN PIGS FLY to Benefit the Actors Fund
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2018

The Actors Fund announced today a one night benefit concert of last year's planned off-Broadway revival of When Pigs Fly, that never actually got to play for an audience. The concert, which will reunite the cast members and creative team for one night only, is set for Monday, April 9th.

Melba LaRose's "After the Wall" Premieres as Part Writers Block 2018 Festival Photo Melba LaRose's "After the Wall" Premieres as Part Writers Block 2018 Festival
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2018

After the Wall, a multicultural, multidimensional, multidisciplinary, multimedia play about walls around the world and throughout time, takes the stage in a one night only preview at Howl! Happening. With comedy, drama, song, dance, projections, and soundscapes that envelop the audience, this theatrical extravaganza aims to shake us up and start the conversation.

Brian Charles Rooney Hosts OOTB's 2018 Season Announcement Event Tonight Photo Brian Charles Rooney Hosts OOTB's 2018 Season Announcement Event Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2017

Producing Founding Artistic Director Liz Flemming, Associate Artistic Director, Ethan Paulini and Out of the Box Theatrics will reveal their 2018 season tonight, November 14, at 7pm. Broadway performer Brian Charles Rooney will perform and serve as host.

Brian Charles Rooney to Host OOTB's 2018 Season Announcement Event Photo Brian Charles Rooney to Host OOTB's 2018 Season Announcement Event
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2017

Producing Founding Artistic Director Liz Flemming, Associate Artistic Director, Ethan Paulini and Out of the Box Theatrics will reveal their 2018 season on Tuesday, November 14 at 7pm. Broadway performer Brian Charles Rooney will perform and serve as host.

Box Theatrics to Reveal New Season This Tuesday Photo Box Theatrics to Reveal New Season This Tuesday
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2017

Producing Founding Artistic Director Liz Flemming, Associate Artistic Director, Ethan Paulini and Out of the Box Theatrics will reveal their 2018 season on Tuesday, November 14 at 7pm.

Brian Butterick to Direct NYC Reading of Jackie Curtis's GLAMOUR, GLORY AND GOLD Photo Brian Butterick to Direct NYC Reading of Jackie Curtis's GLAMOUR, GLORY AND GOLD
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

As part of Love Among the Ruins, Some Serious Business and Howl! Happening present Jackie Curtis' legendary Glamour, Glory and Gold, directed by the incomparable Brian Butterick.

Brian Butterick to Direct NYC Reading of Jackie Curtis's GLAMOUR, GLORY AND GOLD Photo Brian Butterick to Direct NYC Reading of Jackie Curtis's GLAMOUR, GLORY AND GOLD
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

As part of Love Among the Ruins, Some Serious Business and Howl! Happening present Jackie Curtis' legendary Glamour, Glory and Gold, directed by the incomparable Brian Butterick.

Alexis Michelle Hosts Tony Winner Daisy Eagan and More at Green Room 42 Tomorrow Photo Alexis Michelle Hosts Tony Winner Daisy Eagan and More at Green Room 42 Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

Join New York's premiere theatrical drag queen, Alexis Michelle (Season 9 of Drag Race) for an evening celebrating the Great White Way!

Brian Charles Rooney to Star in MISS BLANCHE TELLS IT ALL at NYMF
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2017

This summer, Brian Charles Rooney will star as Miss Blanche, in the Premiere of the solo musical, Miss Blanche Tells It All by Jason Jacobs & Matthew C. Pritchard. Directed by Gisela Cardenas, with musical direction by Robert Frost and choreography by Nicole Curcio, it will begin performances as part of this year New York Musical Festival (NYMF) beginning July 12 at Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Playwrights Horizons (416 W 42nd St).

Brian Charles Rooney to Star in MISS BLANCHE TELLS IT ALL at NYMF
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2017

This summer, Brian Charles Rooney will star as Miss Blanche, in the Premiere of the solo musical, Miss Blanche Tells It All by Jason Jacobs & Matthew C. Pritchard. Directed by Gisela Cardenas, with musical direction by Robert Frost and choreography by Nicole Curcio, it will begin performances as part of this year New York Musical Festival (NYMF) beginning July 12 at Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Playwrights Horizons (416 W 42nd St).

Brian Charles Rooney to Play 'Dr. Epic' in TARA TREMENDOUS THE MUSICAL Concert
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2017

Stop the presses! Alert the media! The search for an actor to play super villain and self-proclaimed 'genius of the world' - Dr. Epic - has finally come to an end: Wonkybot Studios has announced Broadway actor and CT Critics Circle Award winner Brian Charles Rooney has joined the cast of the Tara Tremendous The Musical concert performance at Feinstein's/54 Below.

THE FRIDAY SIX: Q&As with Your Favorite Broadway Stars- NYMF Edition with Brian Charles Rooney
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2016

Welcome to THE FRIDAY SIX: Q&As with your favorite Broadway stars. Want to know what hooked them to a career in the theater? Their dream roles? Their Broadway crushes? Read on! In this week's edition, we caught up with Brian Charles Rooney, who stars in the new musical LUDO'S BROKEN BRIDE, playing at NYMF August 2-6.

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - Harvey Fierstein, Sam Shepard and More Featured in La MaMa's New Digital Collections
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2016

The Archives of La MaMa just launched La MaMa's Digital Collections Website (catalog.lamama.org). Its development was made possible by a generous 'hidden archival collections' grant from the Council on Library and Information Resources. The site, which premieres on June 27, 2016 as part of La MaMa's 55th anniversary season, is freely available for use by artists, scholars, educators, and the interested public. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the collection!

 1