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Date Of Birth:
December 13, 1924 (95)
Birth Place:
West Plains, MO, USA
Bio:
Five-time Emmy, Tony and Grammy Award winning Dick Van Dyke is an American actor, comedian, writer, singer, dancer, and producer with a career spanning seven decades. He has starred in films that have transcended generations like Chitty Chity Bang Bang, Dick Tracy and the family classic Mary ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: December 13, 1924 (95)

Birth Place: West Plains, MO, USA

Bio:
Five-time Emmy, Tony and Grammy Award winning Dick Van Dyke is an American actor, comedian, writer, singer, dancer, and producer with a career spanning seven decades. He has starred in films that have transcended generations like Chitty Chity Bang Bang, Dick Tracy and the family classic Mary ... (read complete bio)
Broadway From Home: 129 Musicals & Shows You Can Stream Online This Fall Photo Broadway From Home: 129 Musicals & Shows You Can Stream Online This Fall
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 21, 2020

BroadwayWorld put together a list of all the live action musicals you can stream on Netflix, Hulu, HBO Max, BroadwayHD, and Disney Plus. Are you looking for something to get your mind off… all of this? So are we. Because everyone needs some escape,

BWW Blog: My Five Favorite Musical Movies Photo BWW Blog: My Five Favorite Musical Movies
by Student Blogger: Sydney Emerson - Nov 11, 2020

To me, a musical movie isn’t merely a stage production on film.

Stage and Screen Actor Carol Arthur Dies at 85 Photo Stage and Screen Actor Carol Arthur Dies at 85
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2020

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that stage and screen actor Carol Arthur has died at 85.

Weekly Roundup: Our Top Ten Theater TikToks of the Week -  Dick Van Dyke, Cyndi Laupe Photo Weekly Roundup: Our Top Ten Theater TikToks of the Week - Dick Van Dyke, Cyndi Lauper, Jordan Fisher & More!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2020

To all theater people out there who have suddenly found themselves spending endless amounts of time scrolling through TikTok... you are not alone! If you are a fellow theater nerd looking for the most amusing theater-related TikToks, look no further! We're rounding up our top ten favorite theater TikToks from this week!

VIDEO: John McDaniel Shares New Song About Why You Gotta Vote! Photo VIDEO: John McDaniel Shares New Song About Why You Gotta Vote!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2020

Why should you vote this November? Let John McDaniel count the reasons. Watch as the Grammy and two-time Emmy Award-winner shares a new song about why you should vote.

Shelly Goldstein Releases “You'll Be Gone” Photo Shelly Goldstein Releases “You'll Be Gone”
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020

Celebrated Performing Artist, Shelly Goldstein, Releases a?oeYou'll Be Gone,a?? a rewrite of Lin-Manuel Miranda's a?oeYou'll Be Backa?? from HAMILTON.

Way Off Broadway Sets Official Reopening with MARY POPPINS Photo Way Off Broadway Sets Official Reopening with MARY POPPINS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2020

As Maryland moves into Phase 3 of the state's reopening following the Covid shut down, The Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre is preparing to resume performances this fall with the high-flying family musical adventure Disney & Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins.

BWW Interview: Brian Copeland of THE WAITING PERIOD at The Marsh Wants You to Know Yo Photo BWW Interview: Brian Copeland of THE WAITING PERIOD at The Marsh Wants You to Know You Are Not Alone
by Jim Munson - Sep 2, 2020

As the San Francisco Bay Area reaches six months of sheltering-in-place, the implications of the COVID-19 pandemic for mental health have become more prevalent than ever. In response, The Marsh is bringing back virtual LIVE performances (with post-event discussions) of Brian Copelanda??s captivating drama a?oeThe Waiting Period.a?? This deeply moving and surprisingly funny work that outlines his own struggles with depression and suicidal thought has been shown to literally save lives. The first performance will be Saturday, September 5th at 7:30pm PDT, with 5 subsequent performances on alternate Sundays at 5:00pm from September 13th through November 8th. All performances are offered free of charge. Please visit The Marsh website for additional information. As people around the world continue to navigate the potential health and financial impacts of the ongoing pandemic, Copeland knew that offering performances of a?oeThe Waiting Perioda?? would provide a safe space and support system for those in need during these trying times. BroadwayWorld had the pleasure of speaking with Copeland twice in recent months about the show and his long, fascinating career. In two decades as a successful standup comedian, he opened for musical icons such as Smokey Robinson and Aretha Franklin. He has also hosted popular, long-running talk shows on KGO radio and TV. He is perhaps best known as creator and star of numerous of solo shows, including a?oeNot a Genuine Black Mana?? which he developed at The Marsh and remains the longest-running solo show in Bay Area history.

Wake Up With BWW 7/1: New HAMILTON Documentary Announced, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 7/1: New HAMILTON Documentary Announced, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 1, 2020

Today's top stories: Read the reviews for Hamilton on Disney+, a new Hamilton documentary featuring the original cast will premiere on July 3, and more!

Mel Brooks Pays Tribute to Comedy Partner and Best Friend Carl Reiner Photo Mel Brooks Pays Tribute to Comedy Partner and Best Friend Carl Reiner
by TV News Desk - Jun 30, 2020

Comedy legend and The Dick Van Dyke Show creator Carl Reiner has passed away at 98. His assistant Judy Nagy confirmed to Variety that he died of natural causes on Monday night at his home in Beverly Hills.

Comedy Legend Carl Reiner Dies at 98 Photo Comedy Legend Carl Reiner Dies at 98
by TV News Desk - Jun 30, 2020

Comedy legend and The Dick Van Dyke Show creator Carl Reiner has passed away at 98. His assistant Judy Nagy confirmed to Variety that he died of natural causes on Monday night at his home in Beverly Hills.

UMe & Sofa Entertainment Partner to Bring ED SULLIVAN SHOW Clips to Streaming Photo UMe & Sofa Entertainment Partner to Bring ED SULLIVAN SHOW Clips to Streaming
by TV News Desk - Jun 18, 2020

Nearly 50 years after The Ed Sullivan Show wrapped its final episode and charmed TV viewers for the final time on Sunday night June 6, 1971, it officially joins the streaming universe and lives on forever.

Way Off Broadway Will Reopen With MARY POPPINS Photo Way Off Broadway Will Reopen With MARY POPPINS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2020

As businesses around the state of Maryland begin to reopen following the worldwide Coronavirus Pandemic closure, The Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre is preparing to resume performances this summer with the high-flying family musical adventure Disney & Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins.

Stephan Stubbins and Libby Servais Will Perform Live From Home on Fathers Day Weekend Photo Stephan Stubbins and Libby Servais Will Perform Live From Home on Fathers Day Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2020

Broadway married couple Libby Servais and Stephan Stubbins have joined with Broadway friends to present 'Libby & Stephan Live: Father's Day Eve on Broadway' live from their living room on Saturday, June 20th.

BWW Interview: SO NOW YOU KNOW With Jim Caruso Photo BWW Interview: SO NOW YOU KNOW With Jim Caruso
by Nicholas Adler - May 23, 2020

'Let's go on with the show'! And what a show it's been thanks to the host with the most, Mr. Jim Caruso!

BWW Interview: John Davidson Takes Canceled Birdland Mother's Day Concert To Facebook Photo BWW Interview: John Davidson Takes Canceled Birdland Mother's Day Concert To Facebook And Begins Weekly Shows
by Stephen Mosher - May 8, 2020

The unstoppable John Davidson goes live online for the first time ever on Mother's Day via his Facebook page and it promises to be a helluva show.

Broadway From Home: Streaming Musicals You Can Dance Along To! Photo Broadway From Home: Streaming Musicals You Can Dance Along To!
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 2, 2020

While we are all spending our days in quarantine, getting up and being active can be more difficult, so BroadwayWorld has compiled a list of some of the best musicals available on streaming that you can get up and dance along to!

Check Out Week 6 Submissions of #BwayWorldFanArt and Get Drawing For Week 7! Photo Check Out Week 6 Submissions of #BwayWorldFanArt and Get Drawing For Week 7!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2020

There are some insanely talented Broadway artists out there! Check out their artwork from week 6's Disney on Broadway challenge and get ready for week 7 of #BwayWorldFanArt-- Broadway Cosplay!

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.

BWW Exclusive: The 101 Greatest Television Episodes of All Time - from I LOVE LUCY to Photo BWW Exclusive: The 101 Greatest Television Episodes of All Time - from I LOVE LUCY to BETTER CALL SAUL
by Peter Nason - Apr 22, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the best TV episodes from the 1950's to 2020; see if your favorites made the list!

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