Charles Ward News

 
Date of Birth: August 24, 1952
Date of Death: July 11, 1986 (33)

Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA, USA
Ars Lyrica Houston Presents Houston Premiere Of SAN GIOVANNI BATTISTAArs Lyrica Houston Presents Houston Premiere Of SAN GIOVANNI BATTISTA
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2019

The Grammy nominated Ars Lyrica Houston ensemble performs the Houston premiere of Alessandra Stradella's oratorio, San Giovanni Battista on Saturday, March 30, 2019 at 7:30 pm in Zilkha Hall at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts. Artistic Director Matthew Dirst leads the Ars Lyrica core ensemble and vocal soloists Sherezade Panthaki (soprano), Jay Carter, (countertenor), Joseph Gaines (tenor), and Sam Handley (bass) in the oratorio based on the death of John the Baptist. (more...)

BWW Feature: Bob Fosse's DANCIN' Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary and Cast Reunion at the Dancers Over 40 EventBWW Feature: Bob Fosse's DANCIN' Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary and Cast Reunion at the Dancers Over 40 Event
by Valerie-Jean Miller - Apr 14, 2018

As a way of introducing myself as the new DANCE REVIEWER for Broadway World L. A., I am reporting on an historic event in which I participated at St. Luke's Theatre on March 26th, 2018 in NYC: the 40th-year anniversary and reunion of the cast members of the opening of Tony Award-Winning Bob Fosse's DANCIN' on Broadway at The Broadhurst Theatre on March 27, 1978. (more...)

Bebe Neuwirth Hosts DANCERS OVER 40 Reunion Of Original Cast Of DANCINBebe Neuwirth Hosts DANCERS OVER 40 Reunion Of Original Cast Of DANCIN
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2018

Tony Award-winning actress BEBE NEUWIRTH will host the 40th Anniversary and reunion of the original cast of Bob Fosse's DANCIN' on March 26th at 7 PM at St. Luke's Theatre, 308 West 46th Street, NYC. The evening, presented by Dancers Over 40, will feature members of the original Broadway cast as well as others that joined the show during the run. Ms. Neuwirth appeared in DANCIN' during the final four months of the Broadway engagement. (more...)

Bob Fosse's DANCIN' Original Cast Members to Hold Panels to Celebrate 40th AnniversaryBob Fosse's DANCIN' Original Cast Members to Hold Panels to Celebrate 40th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2018

DANCIN' opened on Broadway on March 27, 1978 and ran for four years, and was Bob Fosse's only all-dancing and all-singing musical. To mark this historic event, Dancers Over 40 will assemble a spectacular 'once-in-a-lifetime' panel of original cast members almost exactly to the day of their 1978 debut - March 26, 2018, 7pm at St. Luke's Theater, 308 West 46th Street. (more...)

More Cities to Bring SELMA to Students for Free
by Movies News Desk - Jan 14, 2015

An additional five cities have joined the massive national campaign by African American business leaders to raise funds for free student admission to the Golden Globe-winning film 'SELMA,' expanding the unprecedented movement to a total of 13 cities, nationwide. (more...)

Houston Early Music Festival to Run 2/8-16
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2013

Ars Lyrica Houston, Bach Society Houston, Houston Early Music and Mercury - The Orchestra Redefined will host the second annual Houston Early Music Festival (HEMF) from February 8-16, 2014 at venues across the city. The festival will feature four main-stage performances, two ancillary performances and four lectures. (more...)

Moran Katz Wins Houston Symphony's 2013 Ima Hogg Competition
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2013

Performing Mozart's Clarinet Concerto in A major, 28-year old Israeli clarinetist Moran Katz won the 38th annual Houston Symphony League's Ima Hogg Competition on Saturday, June 1 at Rice University's Stude Concert Hall. Katz's first place win earned her a Gold Medal, the solo spotlight at Jones Hall with the Houston Symphony at the Houston Chronicle Concert on July 13 and the Grace Woodson Memorial Award of $25,000. The cash prize was increased from $5,000 to $25,000 in this year's competition, thanks to a generous gift of Symphony patrons John and Tracy Dennis. In addition to the top prize, Katz also won the $1,000 Herman Shoss Audience Choice Award and the $1,000 Robert and Nancy Peiser Award for Artistic Encouragement, which was selected by members of the Houston Symphony. (more...)

Open Circle Theatre Presents MADNESS OUT OF TIME, Now Thru 11/14
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2009

Open Circle Theater presents MADNESS OUT OF TIME: The Case of Charles Dexter Ward, the theater's 8th annual installment of horror from the master of the macabre, H.P. Lovecraft. The production runs now through November 14. (more...)

Open Circle Theatre Presents MADNESS OUT OF TIME, Now Thru 11/14
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2009

Open Circle Theater presents MADNESS OUT OF TIME: The Case of Charles Dexter Ward, the theater's 8th annual installment of horror from the master of the macabre, H.P. Lovecraft. The production runs now through November 14. (more...)

The New Century: Enter Laughing
by Nancy Grossman - Jan 28, 2009

The SpeakEasy Stage Company presents the New England premiere of Paul Rudnick's new play, a collection of stories and characters with humor, heart, and warmth to get you through the winter (more...)

BOB FOSSE'S 'DANCIN' CELEBRATES ITS 40TH ANNIVERSARY AND CAST REUNION AT THE DANCERS OVER 40 EVENT MARCH 26, 2018 AT ST. LUKE'S THEATRE, NYC.BOB FOSSE'S 'DANCIN' CELEBRATES ITS 40TH ANNIVERSARY AND CAST REUNION AT THE DANCERS OVER 40 EVENT MARCH 26, 2018 AT ST. LUKE'S THEATRE, NYC.
by Valerie-Jean Miller - Jan 1, 2001

FEATURE ARTICLE ON BOB FOSSE'S DANCIN' 40-YEAR REUNION OF ORIGINAL CAST AND OPENING ON BROADWAY IN 1978 (more...)