Photo Coverage: Remembering Rip Taylor Photo Coverage: Remembering Rip Taylor
by Walter McBride - Oct 27, 2019

On October 6, BroadwayWorld was sad to report that Rip Taylor died. Today, we're remembering him by taking a look back into our photo archives. (more...)

Joe Bonamassa Releases New Album LIVE AT THE SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE Joe Bonamassa Releases New Album LIVE AT THE SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE
by TV News Desk - Oct 25, 2019

Today, Joe Bonamassa, who Guitar World cites as 'arguably the world's biggest blues guitarist,' is back with his latest album LIVE AT THE SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE on J&R Adventures. Currently on tour in the US and planning his next studio album, the artist who never stops brings fans and critics a new collection of live recordings from his 2016 performance at one of the world's most legendary venues. This includes previously unreleased versions of tracks from his coveted No. 1 album BLUES OF DESPERATION. (more...)

Common, Bradley Cooper, Morgan Freeman & More Will Honor Dave Chappelle With Mark Twain Prize Common, Bradley Cooper, Morgan Freeman & More Will Honor Dave Chappelle With Mark Twain Prize
by TV News Desk - Oct 24, 2019

A lineup of leading performers, including yasiin bey, Neal Brennan, Common, Bradley Cooper, Morgan Freeman, Tiffany Haddish, John Legend and Chrissy Teigen, Lorne Michaels, Trevor Noah, Q-Tip, Sarah Silverman, Jon Stewart, Frédéric Yonnet, and others will salute Dave Chappelle at the 22nd annual Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at 8 p.m. (more...)

Stoney's Rockin' Country Friday Concert Series Heats Up With Morgan Evans Stoney's Rockin' Country Friday Concert Series Heats Up With Morgan Evans
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2019

Stoney's Rockin' Country, Las Vegas' #1 nightclub and country venue, is pleased to announce their upcoming concert line-up featuring some of country's hottest emerging stars including: Morgan Evans with Madison Kozak, Alyssa Micaella, Stephanie Quayle, Tim Montana and Yankton. Tickets are available on stoneys.com and etix.com. Doors for all shows open at 7:00 pm and the show starts at 10:00 pm. (more...)

Zachary James To Make Metropolitan Opera Debut In AKHNATEN Zachary James To Make Metropolitan Opera Debut In AKHNATEN
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2019

Zachary James, bass, will be making his highly anticipated Metropolitan Opera debut on November 8 in the Met premiere of Philip Glass' Akhnaten. Described as a 'true stage animal' by Opera News, James is an international opera singer known for his 'huge, robust bass' which 'resonates with force' (Bach Track), 'tremendous power and presence' (The Arts Desk, London) and 'intrinsically beautiful', 'cavernous bass' with 'oomph and range' (Opera News). Akhnaten, directed by Phelim McDermott, runs November 8 through December 7. On November 23, the production will be part of the Met's 'Live in HD' movie theater transmission series and will be broadcast to cinemas across the world. (more...)

Comedy Central, All Things Comedy to Produce Patrice O'Neal Documentary Comedy Central, All Things Comedy to Produce Patrice O'Neal Documentary
by TV News Desk - Oct 22, 2019

Comedy Central announced today a collaboration with All Things Comedy to produce a documentary about Patrice O'Neal. Set to begin filming this fall, the untitled documentary is a deep-dive portrait of O'Neal who passed away at 41 in 2011. The film, directed by Bonfiglio (Gary Gulman: The Great Depresh) will recount O'Neal's life story and explore the hilarious and controversial material he left behind. Utilizing a vast archive including never-before-seen personal materials and featuring O'Neal's family and friends, the film will include a who's who of comedy — the comics who knew, were influenced and were affected by O'Neal —  placing his work into the context of the time as well as today. (more...)

The Joyce Presents NY Premiere Of THE SUN STILL BURNS HERE The Joyce Presents NY Premiere Of THE SUN STILL BURNS HERE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2019

Direct from its world premiere, The Joyce Theater Foundation presents the New York premiere of The Sun Still Burns Here. (more...)

JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! Is Heading Back to Brooklyn JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! Is Heading Back to Brooklyn
by TV News Desk - Oct 15, 2019

ABC's “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” returns to Brooklyn, New York, for five original shows starting MONDAY, OCT. 21. Guests for the week include Eddie Murphy, Bruce Springsteen, Alicia Keys, Benedict Cumberbatch, Kelly Ripa, Senator Bernie Sanders, Ellie Kemper and John Krasinski, with musical performances from Alicia Keys, David Byrne, The National, Paul Shaffer, The Sugarhill Gang and more. (more...)

Luther Burbank Center For The Arts Presents Kathleen Madigan April 17 Luther Burbank Center For The Arts Presents Kathleen Madigan April 17
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2019

Luther Burbank Center for the Arts (LBC) announced today that renowned standup comedian Kathleen Madigan will bring her 8 O'Clock Happy Hour Tour to Santa Rosa on Friday, April 17, 2020 at 8 p.m. Hailed by Lewis Black as a?oeone of the best comics working today,a?? Madigan has captured the dedication of audiences and critics alike. Tickets range in price from $35a?"$55 and are available now online at lutherburbankcenter.org, by calling 707-546-3600 or at the Luther Burbank Center for the Arts ticket office (50 Mark West Springs Road in Santa Rosa).  (more...)

Neal Brennan, Lorne Michaels, and More Join Lineup Celebrating Dave Chappelle at the Kennedy Center Neal Brennan, Lorne Michaels, and More Join Lineup Celebrating Dave Chappelle at the Kennedy Center
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2019

A lineup of leading performers, including Neal Brennan, Bradley Cooper, John Legend and Chrissy Teigen, Lorne Michaels, Q-Tip, Trevor Noah, Jon Stewart, and others will salute Dave Chappelle at the 22nd annual Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at 8 p.m. The program will pay tribute to the humor and accomplishments of Chappelle. (more...)

Mr Aaron Band Halloween Bash Comes to The CCA Mr Aaron Band Halloween Bash Comes to The CCA
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2019

Musician and educator Mr. Aaron returns to the Capitol Center for the Arts on Sat, October 26 at 11AM for his annual Halloween Bash. This annual family-friendly event features Halloween arts and crafts, a costume contest with prizes, and a special spooky musical performance by the Mr. Aaron Band. It's a great Halloween activity for kids aged 1-10. (more...)

Levi Kreis Presents HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS At The Los Angeles LGBT Center's Renberg Theatre Levi Kreis Presents HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS At The Los Angeles LGBT Center's Renberg Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2019

The Los Angeles LGBT Center's Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center has announced Levi Kreis: Home for the Holidays, a special one-night-only concert at the Center's Renberg Theatre on Saturday, December 7, at 8pm. When the Tony Award-winning singer/songwriter/actor last appeared at the Renberg, he was hailed as having, a?oeA voice to make angels weep and audiences scream a?? those lucky enough to hold tickets can count themselves fortunate indeed.a?? Kreis's Home for the Holidays infuses gospel, country, rockabilly, and jazz into an exuberant and spirit-lifting collection of Christmas classics and holiday favorites. (more...)

Patchogue Theatre Welcomes Paula Poundstone Patchogue Theatre Welcomes Paula Poundstone
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2019

Humorist, author and comedian Paula Poundstone brings her clever, observational humor and spontaneous wit to Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts on Friday, October 18 at 8pm.  (more...)

Lewis Black Brings IT GETS BETTER EVERY DAY to Van Wezel Lewis Black Brings IT GETS BETTER EVERY DAY to Van Wezel
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2019

Lewis Black returns to the Van Wezel by popular demand on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 8 p.m. with his a?oeIt Gets Better Every Daya?? tour! The a?oeking of the rant,a?? known for his comedic yelling, has performed across the world throughout Europe, New Zealand, Canada and the U.S., garnering critical acclaim as a stand-up comedian, actor and author. (more...)

Video Roundup: A Look Back on Rip Taylor's Television Appearances Video Roundup: A Look Back on Rip Taylor's Television Appearances
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2019

BroadwayWorld recently reported that Rip Taylor, known for his appearances on both stage and screen died on Sunday, October 6, 2019 at 84 in Beverly Hills CA. We're taking a look back on Taylor's career with a flashback to some of his moments on television. (more...)

Star of Stage and Screen Rip Taylor Dies Star of Stage and Screen Rip Taylor Dies
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2019

BroadwayWorld is sad to report that Rip Taylor, known for his appearances on both stage and screen died on Sunday, October 6, 2019 at 84 in Beverly Hills CA. (more...)

Comedian Steven Wright Returns To The CCA Comedian Steven Wright Returns To The CCA
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2019

Do you ever wonder what 'the speed of dark is'? So does comedian STEVEN WRIGHT, known for his quick wit and lethargic delivery. He''s returning to the Capitol Center for the Arts (Concord, NH) on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 8PM. This one-night-only performance is presented in association with Kirschner Concerts. (more...)

BWW Review: VALERIE SIMPSON at HACPAC BWW Review: VALERIE SIMPSON at HACPAC
by Lianna Albrizio - Oct 1, 2019

Valerie Simpson, who co-wrote hit songs for Whitney Houston and Ray Charles, performed a packed house with guitarist Felicia Collins at the Hackensack Performing Arts's PAC the House series on September 28. (more...)

Blue Note Hawaii Announces October Lineup Blue Note Hawaii Announces October Lineup
by TV News Desk - Sep 30, 2019

October's Blue Note Hawaii lineup has a little something for everyone including two comic powerhouses with Todd Barry and Donnell Rawlings continuing the Blue Note Hawaii Comedy Series. Eighties pop sensation Tiffany gets things rolling and Jane Monheit, one of today's best jazz vocalists makes her Hawaii debut. October brings some of Hawaii's most iconic local artists including Paula Fuga in a tribute to Aretha Franklin, Henry Kapono presenting his Artist 2 Artist Concert Series featuring Jerry Santos, the return of Willie K and “Musical Crossroads” with Johnny Valentine and The Honolulu Chamber Choir. Josh Kaye will present a tribute to Chet Baker featuring Frank Tabata and Kalapana will perform together as a remembrance of Malani Bilyeu. The Hawaii News Now Jazz Legends Series features Harvey Mason, a legendary, multi-GRAMMY® nominated session drummer, producer, composer and recording artist. The Island 98.5 Rocksteady Reggae Series is back with Toronto-based Magic! in an unplugged performance. In partnership with the Hawaii Food and Wine Festival, EFFEN Vodka Presents Drag Appetit, a drag queen brunch you won't want to miss. Erhu virtuoso Tsun-Hui Hung, two-time GRAMMY® Award-nominee slack key guitarist Jeff Peterson, steel-guitarist Greg Sardinha and bassist Wade Cambern wrap up the month in Across the Sea: An Evening of World Fusion. (more...)

SHANGRI-LA Selected for Austin Film Festival SHANGRI-LA Selected for Austin Film Festival
by TV News Desk - Sep 30, 2019

Episodes 1-3 will have two screenings: 9:45pm, Sunday October 27th at The Hideout Theatre and 3:45pm Tuesday October 29th at the Rollin Theatre. Filmmaking duo Nick Sommer and Drew Rosas will be in attendance at both screenings; in addition to Sommer, who also stars in the series, other cast members, to be announced, will be in attendance. (more...)

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