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Date Of Birth:
September 25, 1952
Date Of Death:
October 10, 2004 (52)
Birth Place:
New York, NY, USA
 
Date of Birth: September 25, 1952
Date of Death: October 10, 2004 (52)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA
Theater Stories: JAGGED LITTLE PILL, Lee Strasberg-Directed Productions and More Abou Photo Theater Stories: JAGGED LITTLE PILL, Lee Strasberg-Directed Productions and More About The Broadhurst Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 17, 2020

This week's Theater Stories features The Broadhurst Theatre! Learn about Jagged Little Pill, nominated for 15 Tony Awards, The Group Theatre featuring Strasberg, Adler and others, the theatre's longest running show and so much more!

BWW Previews: Deborah Henson-Conant Partners With Grand Rapids Symphony On a Virtual  Photo BWW Previews: Deborah Henson-Conant Partners With Grand Rapids Symphony On a Virtual Performance of INVENTION & ALCHEMY
by Stefani Chudnow - Jul 9, 2020

While COVID-19 has limited in-person performances, this Friday (July 10th) at 7 p.m., you can catch the virtual online premiere of Invention & Alchemy, a concert by Grammy-nominated harpist Deborah Henson-Conant and the Grand Rapids Symphony.

Tune In for A MAGICAL EXPERIENCE WITH BILLY PORTER Webinar from The Reeve Foundation Photo Tune In for A MAGICAL EXPERIENCE WITH BILLY PORTER Webinar from The Reeve Foundation
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2020

The Reeve Foundation will present special virtual live event via Zoom Webinar, A Magical Experience with Billy Porter, hosted by Will Reeve.

GR Symphony Cancels Concerts Through July 31 Photo GR Symphony Cancels Concerts Through July 31
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2020

The Grand Rapids Symphony is cancelling its 2020 D&W Fresh Market Picnic Pops and all other Symphony events scheduled through July 31.

VIDEO: Grand Rapids Symphony Performs Love Theme From SOMEWHERE IN TIME for Mother's  Photo VIDEO: Grand Rapids Symphony Performs Love Theme From SOMEWHERE IN TIME for Mother's Day
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2020

When Sergei Rachmaninov composed his Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, a set of 24 variations for solo piano and orchestra, the Russian composer knew the 18th variation was something special.

Broadway Books: 10 MORE Theatre-Themed Memoirs to Read While in Isolation Photo Broadway Books: 10 MORE Theatre-Themed Memoirs to Read While in Isolation
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2020

Looking for something new to read while stuck inside, but still need your Broadway fix? We've rounded up 10 more of our favorite theatre-themed memoirs to fill the void. With everything from Judi Dench to Tennessee Williams, Michael Crawford, Tim Rice, Anna Kendrick, and many more, this list will have something for everyone.

INSIDE THE ACTORS STUDIO's James Lipton Has Died at 93 Photo INSIDE THE ACTORS STUDIO's James Lipton Has Died at 93
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2020

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that James Lipton, executive producer, writer, and host of the Bravo cable television series Inside the Actors Studio, has died at age 93.

Avon Players Present DEATHTRAP Photo Avon Players Present DEATHTRAP
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2020

Greed and desperation lead to a sinister plot in Avon Players' surprise-filled thriller Deathtrap, running January 17-February 1.

U.S. Congress Endorses #RightToBearArts, Announcing Funding Increase for National End Photo U.S. Congress Endorses #RightToBearArts, Announcing Funding Increase for National Endowment for the Arts
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2019

Today, Congress announced the largest yearly funding increase for the National Endowment for the Arts in recent years. The spending agreement released earlier today includes an increase of more than $7 million in funding for the National Endowment for the Arts.

Christopher Reeve's Superman Cape Sold for $193,750 at Julien's Auctions Photo Christopher Reeve's Superman Cape Sold for $193,750 at Julien's Auctions
by TV News Desk - Dec 16, 2019

Julien's Auctions, the world-record breaking auction house to the stars, held its blockbuster event Icons & Idols: Hollywood on Monday, December 16, 2019 in Beverly Hills, CA in front of an exhilarated audience of collectors, super fans and bidders live on the floor, online and on the phone.

Julien's Auctions ICONS & IDOLS: HOLLYWOOD Announced Photo Julien's Auctions ICONS & IDOLS: HOLLYWOOD Announced
by TV News Desk - Nov 26, 2019

Julien's Auctions, the world-record breaking auction house, has announced its star-studded event ICONS & IDOLS: HOLLYWOOD to take place on December 16, 2019 at Julien's Auctions in Beverly Hills and live online at juliensauctions.com. This year end extravaganza offers over 400 items taken out of the vault and production archives of Hollywood's greatest films from the Golden Age of Hollywood to today's modern and new box office classics as well as important artifacts, rarely seen or coming to the auction block for the first time.

LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST Final Three Performances This Weekend At Gene Frankel Theatre Photo LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST Final Three Performances This Weekend At Gene Frankel Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2019

Thomas G. Waites' rocking adaptation of one of Shakespeare's rarely-performed comedies will play its final three performances this weekend. The hippie lovefest of this re-worked Love's Labour's Lost continues at the Gene Frankel Theatre (24 Bond Street, between Lafayette and Bowery) from October 24-26 at 8pm. The production, featuring a cast full of bright young talent, is made possible with the generous support of The Jeff Hunter Charitable Trust. Tickets, priced at $25 for general admission and $15 for students and seniors, are available online at https://loveslabourstgw.bpt.me/.

BWW Review: The Nonstop Twists and Turns in Garden Theatre's DEATHTRAP Are Both Trick Photo BWW Review: The Nonstop Twists and Turns in Garden Theatre's DEATHTRAP Are Both Trick and Treat
by Aaron Wallace - Oct 14, 2019

DEATHTRAP gets off to a slow start, but by Scene Two - when the third of five characters enters the action - it's off to a fast-paced saga of twists, turns, and fatalities... Hilarity and homicide ensue, but in ways you won't see coming, with so many plot twists and misdirects that even an audience with ESP might gasp, as the Garden's sold-out house did all night long. Well, most of the theater...

LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST Meets Woodstock 50 At Gene Frankel Theatre Photo LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST Meets Woodstock 50 At Gene Frankel Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2019

Echoing the sentiments of the world's greatest rock concert on its 50th anniversary,Thomas G. Waites transports the tenderness and philanthropy of LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST to the era of enlightened love and transformative music. Presented with the generous support of The Jeff Hunter Charitable Trust, a cast brimming with emerging New York talent will bring the timeless verse of Shakespeare and enduring music of Woodstock to the Gene Frankel Theatre (24 Bond Street, between Lafayette and Bowery) for a limited engagement from October 3-26. Opening is Sunday, October 6. Tickets, priced at $25 for general admission and $15 for students and seniors, are available online at https://loveslabourstgw.bpt.me/.

BWW Review: SERVING YOU SONDHEIM Satisfies at The Green Room 42 Photo BWW Review: SERVING YOU SONDHEIM Satisfies at The Green Room 42
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 3, 2019

An evening of The Green Room 42's servers singing Sondheim is surprisingly satisfying, bringing smiles on a summer night.

Puttin' On Productions Hosts Special Free Performance For At-Risk Youth Photo Puttin' On Productions Hosts Special Free Performance For At-Risk Youth
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2019

Performing arts company Puttin' on Productions (POPs) produces musical theater experiences featuring top young actors in professional level productions for all ages.

BWW Review: DEATHTRAP at Princeton Summer Theater Surprises Photo BWW Review: DEATHTRAP at Princeton Summer Theater Surprises
by Sarah Vander Schaaff - Jul 8, 2019

C. Luke Soucy steps into the role of 'washed-up thriller playwright' Sidney Bruhl confidently, exuding a deft connection with the wit, tempo, and maturity of the character. Abby Melick, as the eccentric and prophetic Helga Ten Dorp, is another PST regular, who once again shines with her comic timing and captivating connection to character.

Music from STAR WARS, STAR TREK and More Tops Off Grand Rapids Pops' Season Photo Music from STAR WARS, STAR TREK and More Tops Off Grand Rapids Pops' Season
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2019

Grand Rapids Pops concludes its 2018-19 Fox Motors Pops series with Star Wars, Star Trek, Middle Earth, and More! a musical salute to the symphonic soundtracks of some of the greatest films from such franchise as Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter, and Pirates of the Caribbean.

Don Stephenson to Direct Asolo Rep's NOISES OFF Photo Don Stephenson to Direct Asolo Rep's NOISES OFF
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2019

Asolo Rep continues its celebration of 60 years on stage with Tony Award-winner Michael Frayn's rip-roaringly hilarious play NOISES OFF, one of the most celebrated farces of all time. Directed by comedic Broadway veteran Don Stephenson, NOISES OFF previews March 20 and 21, opens March 22 and runs through April 20 in rotating repertory in the Mertz Theatre, located in the FSU Center for the Performing Arts.

Photo Flashback: Jeff Daniels, Richard Thomas & Swoosie Kurtz in 1981's FIFTH OF JULY Photo Photo Flashback: Jeff Daniels, Richard Thomas & Swoosie Kurtz in 1981's FIFTH OF JULY
by Walter McBride - Dec 13, 2018

Today giving you a peek back into our archives with these flashback photos of Jeff Daniels, Richard Thomas, and Swoosie Kurtz in 1981's FIFTH OF JULY.

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