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Bio:
Doug Shapiro is a music theatre and voice actor based in New York City. His animation work includes voicing several characters for the cast album and live production of FINDING NEMO: THE MUSICAL for Disney and his own cartoon “DougToons,” which can be found on YouTube. Doug also toured the ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Doug Shapiro is a music theatre and voice actor based in New York City. His animation work includes voicing several characters for the cast album and live production of FINDING NEMO: THE MUSICAL for Disney and his own cartoon “DougToons,” which can be found on YouTube. Doug also toured the ... (read complete bio)
Lisa Howard, Catherine Ashmore Bradley, and  Sound Designer Kai Harada Join SPANDEX T Photo Lisa Howard, Catherine Ashmore Bradley, and Sound Designer Kai Harada Join SPANDEX THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2021

Nothing can keep you down. No man. No woman. Not even a global pandemic! The creators of  SPANDEX THE MUSICAL, a new original musical inspired by the viral video of the 1988 Crystal Light National Aerobics Championship, are producing a new audio musical from quarantine!

The Chain Theatre Presents MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET, RADIO PLAY Photo The Chain Theatre Presents MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET, RADIO PLAY
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2020

While live theater may be closed, The Chain Theatre has found a way to bring the Holiday Spirit into everyone's homes by producing Miracle on 34th Street, Radio Play! Adapted and directed by Greg Cicchino, Miracle on 34th Street, streams December 18, 19, 20 and 21.

VIDEO:  Lin-Manuel Miranda, Todrick Hall, Jason Alexander and More Take Part in MOMEN Photo VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Todrick Hall, Jason Alexander and More Take Part in MOMENTS IN THE WOODS GALA
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2020

Stars in the House presented a gala and telethon with French Woods Festival of the Arts partnering with the Hancock-French Woods Arts Alliance this past Sunday, August 16th. The virtual Gala reached over 20,000 views throughout the Stars In The House network and raised $26,000 with 100% of the proceeds supporting the College Arts Scholarship Fund.

VIDEO: Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda, Jason Alexander & More in 'Moments in the Woods' on  Photo VIDEO: Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda, Jason Alexander & More in 'Moments in the Woods' on STARS IN THE HOUSE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2020

Stars in the House continues today (7pm) with Moments in the Woods. Join Lin-Manuel Miranda, Jason Alexander, Todrick Hall, Mandy Gonzalez, Andréa Burns, Seth Rudetsky, and more to raise funds to support the Hancock - French Woods Arts Alliance.

Photo Flash: National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Celebrates THE SORCERESS Opening Nig Photo Photo Flash: National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Celebrates THE SORCERESS Opening Night
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2019

On December 8th, The National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene premiered The Sorceress (Di Kishefmakherin), a magical, musical Yiddish fantasy starring an innocent young heroine, her dashing fiancé, a devious stepmother, and a scheming witch that takes its audience into a world of illusion, intrigue, and suspense. Among the opening night guests were Jana Robbins and Haley Swindal. 

Photo Flash: First Look at the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's THE SORCERESS Photo Photo Flash: First Look at the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's THE SORCERESS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2019

This December, the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF) is presenting The Sorceress (Di Kishefmakherin), a magical, musical Yiddish fantasy starring an innocent young heroine, her dashing fiancé, a devious stepmother, and a scheming witch that takes its audience into a world of illusion, intrigue, and suspense. The Sorceress is being performed through December 29 at the Museum of Jewish Heritage a?" A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, Edmond J. Safra Plaza, 36 Battery Place, NYC.

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene To Host A Jewish Holiday Tradition On December 25 Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene To Host A Jewish Holiday Tradition On December 25th at THE SORCERESS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2019

Christmas Day for American Jews is observed by an annual ritual, one born alongside Yiddish Theatre in the immigrant communities of the Lower East Side: dining out on Chinese food.

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Presents THE SORCERESS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2019

This December, the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF) will present The Sorceress (Di Kishefmakherin), a magical, musical Yiddish fantasy starring an innocent young heroine, her dashing fiancé, a devious stepmother, and a scheming witch that takes its audience into a world of illusion, intrigue, and suspense. The Sorceress will be performed from December 1 to 29 at the Museum of Jewish Heritage a?" A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, Edmond J. Safra Plaza, 36 Battery Place, NYC.

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Presents THE MIRACLE IN THE WARSAW GHETTO Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene Presents THE MIRACLE IN THE WARSAW GHETTO
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2019

On Tuesday, August 13, the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF) will present a staged reading of The Miracle in the Warsaw Ghetto (Der Nes In Geto), which tells the story of the historic Warsaw Ghetto Uprising through one family and their neighbors

Stephen Nachamie To Direct Reading Of PRIDE & PREJUDICE Musical Starring DeLaney West Photo Stephen Nachamie To Direct Reading Of PRIDE & PREJUDICE Musical Starring DeLaney Westfall
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2019

Stephen Nachamie (She Loves Me) will direct an industry reading of the new musical Pride & Prejudice - the Musical, with book, music and lyrics by Lawrence Rush, on February 18th and 19th featuring DeLaney Westfall (Kinky Boots, Side Show, Sweeney Todd) as Elizabeth Bennet.

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's THE TENTH MAN In Yiddish Sells Out Photo National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's THE TENTH MAN In Yiddish Sells Out
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2018

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF), the longest consecutively producing theatre in the United States and the world's oldest continuously operating Yiddish theatre company, announced the stellar cast for the free, world premiere staged reading of Paddy Chayefsky's 1959 Tony Award-nominated play The Tenth Man, newly translated into Yiddish by Eleanor Reissa and Harvey Varga, on Tuesday, November 13 at 7 pm at the Museum of Jewish Heritage, Edmond J. Safra Plaza, 36 Battery Pl. NY, NY 10280. All tickets were gone in a few hours.

New Musical Reading Announced At Hudson Theatre Photo New Musical Reading Announced At Hudson Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2018

Book, Music & Lyrics by Sarah Fiete, PYM, a modern, female-driven musical adaptation of Edgar Allan Poe's 'The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket' receives an invitation-only reading on April 16, at 7PM, in Hudson Theatre's Dress Circle Lobby.

Cast Announced For Development Reading Of KING OF THE JEWS Photo Cast Announced For Development Reading Of KING OF THE JEWS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2018

National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF), the longest consecutively producing theatre in the United States and the world's oldest continuously operating Yiddish theatre company, announced the stellar cast for its upcoming FREE developmental reading of King of the Jews on Monday, March 5th at the Museum of Jewish Heritage, Edmond J. Safra Plaza, 36 Battery Pl. NY, NY 10280.

John Cariani, Jason Danieley, Santino Fontana, Marc Kudisch, Julia Murney, Bryce Pink Photo John Cariani, Jason Danieley, Santino Fontana, Marc Kudisch, Julia Murney, Bryce Pinkham and More to Battle Windmills in Transport Group's MAN OF LA MANCHA
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2017

Transport Group has announced initial casting for Man of La Mancha - its first musical in this season's Anne L. Bernstein Concert Series.

Full Cast Announced For Reading Of New Musical About Maria Montessori Photo Full Cast Announced For Reading Of New Musical About Maria Montessori
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2017

La Dottoressa, a new musical about the feminist, scientist, educator, mother and advocate for world peace, Maria Montessori, presents a reading at Lincoln Center on Friday, October 20 at 3pm.

Complete Casting Announced for GOOD TO GO
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2017

Complete casting has been announced for the Good to Go Songwriters' Showcase.

Arc Stages Presents SYLVIA
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2017

Pleasantville theater company Arc Stages announces Sylvia to bookend their second season for their professional company, The Next Stage.

Arc Stages Presents SYLVIA
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2017

Pleasantville theater company Arc Stages announces Sylvia to bookend their second season for their professional company, The Next Stage.

Jay Alan Zimmerman Brings The Holiday Songs of “Broadway's Beethoven” to Lincoln Center as Part of Broadway's Future Songbook Series
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

Broadway's Future Songbook Series - presented by Arts and Artists of Tomorrow continues its twenty-sixth season on Saturday, December 10th in the Bruno Walter Auditorium at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center located at 111 Amsterdam Avenue and 65th Street.  

BWW TV: Fly High with Highlights of the Many Peters of Transport Group's PETER PAN Concert!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 16, 2016

BroadwayWorld is excited to bring you highlights from the show below!

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