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Birth Place:
New York
Bio:
Ed Windels is a composer of concert works across all genres, as well as a orchestrator and arranger in the musical theater world and an occasional jazz arranger. He is also an advocate for artists with day jobs, or “5 to 9 artists”. (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: New York

Bio:
Ed Windels is a composer of concert works across all genres, as well as a orchestrator and arranger in the musical theater world and an occasional jazz arranger. He is also an advocate for artists with day jobs, or “5 to 9 artists”. (read complete bio)
Soprano Laura Strickling Announces THE 40@40 PROJECT Photo Soprano Laura Strickling Announces THE 40@40 PROJECT
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 5, 2021

The commissioned composers include: H. Leslie Adams, Clarice Assad, Eugenia Cheng, Tom Cipullo, Andrea Clearfield, Nell Shaw Cohen, Emily Doolittle, Melissa Dunphy, Emerson Eads, Marti Epstein, Kurt Erickson, Evan Fein, Daniel Felsenfeld, Julian Gargiulo, Jodi Goble, Stanley Grill, Daron Hagen, Juliana Hall, Ted Hearne, Felix Jarrar, Jennifer Jolly, Joseph Jones, James Kallembach, Lori Laitman, Libby Larsen, Cecilia Livingston, Gilda Lyons, James Matheson, Bess McCrary, Reinaldo Moya, Eric Pazdziora, Kala Pierson, James Primosch, Matthew Recio, Jessica Rudman, Kamala Sankaram, Myron Silberstein, Lauren Spavelko, Gylchris Sprauve, Dennis Tobenski, Jennifer Wang, Scott Wheeler, Philip Wharton, Ed Windels, and Lorna Young Wright.

Lyric Opera of Chicago Announces New Production Additions to Current 2020/21 Season Photo Lyric Opera of Chicago Announces New Production Additions to Current 2020/21 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 12, 2020

Anthony Freud, Lyric Opera of Chicago's general director, president & CEO, announced additional new programming today following the cancellation of all 2020/21 Season live mainstage performances, in accordance with ongoing 2020 health considerations and regulations.

Lyric Opera of Chicago Announces Reimagined Programs for the New Season Photo Lyric Opera of Chicago Announces Reimagined Programs for the New Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 24, 2020

In light of ongoing 2020 health considerations and regulations that have forced Lyric to cancel live mainstage performances through December 31, 2020, Anthony Freud, Lyric Opera of Chicago's general director, president and CEO, has announced the company's reimagined slate of exciting artistic activities.

Julie Halston Joins Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Board of Directors Photo Julie Halston Joins Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation Board of Directors
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 6, 2020

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF), the nation's leading pulmonary fibrosis (PF) patient education and advocacy organization, has appointed actress and comedienne, Julie Halston, to its Board of Directors.

The 10th Annual BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! Raised Nearly $400,000 Photo The 10th Annual BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! Raised Nearly $400,000
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 5, 2020

The 10th Annual BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! honoring 12-time Tony Award-Winning Broadway producer Daryl Roth and hosted by Broadway's Julie Halston (Tootsie, You Can't Take it With You, Sex and the City) took place at the Edison Ballroom, with over 300 guests in attendance.

Photo Flash: Bernadette Peters, Julie Halston, Sierra Boggess, Jason Gotay and More a Photo Photo Flash: Bernadette Peters, Julie Halston, Sierra Boggess, Jason Gotay and More at BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 26, 2020

An annual sold-out event that is an exclusive New York musical theater experience, BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! featured Broadway stars performing some of their favorite songs and original pieces to benefit the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF). The benefit began as a tribute to Michael Kuchwara, Associated Press theater critic, who died suddenly of pulmonary fibrosis in 2010. Julie Halston, a founding partner of the event, is one of the PFF's leading advocates nationwide and shined as the evening's host (Her Broadway credits include Tootsie, Hairspray, Gypsy, and You Can't Take It With You).

Bernadette Peters, Sierra Boggess and More Join BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF!; Complete Cas Photo Bernadette Peters, Sierra Boggess and More Join BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF!; Complete Casting Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 20, 2020

The 10th Annual BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! will take place on Monday, February 24 at the Edison Ballroom. Hosted by Broadway's Julie Halston (Tootsie, You Can't Take it With You, Sex and the City) and directed by Carl Andress (The Confession of Lily Dare), this year's gala event will honor multi-award winning Broadway producer Daryl Roth. Tickets can be purchased at BroadwayBeltsforPFF.org

Bernadette Peters,  J. Harrison Ghee, Sierra Boggess and Jason Gotay Join BROADWAY BE Photo Bernadette Peters, J. Harrison Ghee, Sierra Boggess and Jason Gotay Join BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 5, 2020

Bernadette Peters (Hello Dolly, Follies, A Little Night Music), J. Harrison Ghee (Kinky Boots, upcoming Mrs. Doubtfire), Jason Gotay (Evita, upcoming Between the Lines), and Sierra Boggess (School of Rock, It Shoulda Been You), will join previously announced performers including New York Yankees legend and Latin Grammy-nominee, Bernie Williams, whose father passed away from idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

Annaleigh Ashford, Caissie Levy, and More Join BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! Photo Annaleigh Ashford, Caissie Levy, and More Join BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 10, 2020

Hosted by the actress/comedienne Julie Halston, BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! will hold its special tenth-anniversary fundraiser, featuring an evening of the hottest music and comedy in town to benefit the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF). This year's event will honor 10-time Tony-Award Winning Producer Daryl Roth with the Ralph Howard Legacy Award and will take place on Monday, February 24, at 5:30 pm at the Edison Ballroom (240 W, 47th St.) in New York City.

Annaleigh Ashford, Caissie Levy and More to Perform at BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! Hosted Photo Annaleigh Ashford, Caissie Levy and More to Perform at BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! Hosted by Julie Halston
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 9, 2020

Hosted by the actress/comedienne Julie Halston, BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! will hold its special tenth-anniversary fundraiser, featuring an evening of the hottest music and comedy in town to benefit the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF). This year's event will honor 10-time Tony-Award Winning Producer Daryl Roth with the Ralph Howard Legacy Award and will take place on Monday, February 24, at 5:30 pm at the Edison Ballroom (240 W, 47th St.) in New York City.

Photo Flash: Klea Blackhurst Celebrates Jerry Herman At Birdland Photo Photo Flash: Klea Blackhurst Celebrates Jerry Herman At Birdland
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 28, 2019

The Broadway at Birdland concert series was proud to present singer/actress Klea Blackhurst with a brand new solo show, “One Of The Girls,” a tribute to Jerry Herman.

Patti Murin, Jenny Laroche And Julie Gold Join Broadway Belts For PFF Photo Patti Murin, Jenny Laroche And Julie Gold Join Broadway Belts For PFF
by Stephi Wild - Feb 14, 2019

Frozen's Patti Murin, Summer's Jenny Laroche and Julie Gold (Grammy-Award winner for Song of the Year for 'From a Distance'), join an amazing collection of talent for this year's BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF!, hosted by actress/comedienne Julie Halston. This year marks the ninth BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF!, featuring an evening of music and comedy benefitting the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF). The event will take place on Monday, February 25 at 5:30 pm at the Edison Ballroom (240 West 47th Street) in New York City. A limited number of tickets are still available and can be purchased at www.BroadwayBeltsForPFF.org.

Robert Creighton, Santino Fontana, Lindsay Mendez, and More Join This Year's BROADWAY Photo Robert Creighton, Santino Fontana, Lindsay Mendez, and More Join This Year's BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF
by Stephi Wild - Jan 8, 2019

Hosted by the actress/comedienne Julie Halston, BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! will hold its ninth annual fundraiser, featuring an evening of music and comedy benefitting the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF). This year's event will take place on Monday, February 25 at 5:30 pm at the Edison Ballroom (240 West 47th Street) in New York City. A variety of sponsorship opportunities and tickets are available and can be purchased at www.BroadwayBeltsForPFF.org.

BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! Raises Record-Breaking $350,000 For Fight Against Pulmonary F Photo BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! Raises Record-Breaking $350,000 For Fight Against Pulmonary Fibrosis
by Julie Musbach - Mar 22, 2018

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) announced that its annual Broadway Belts for PFF! raised a record-breaking $350,000, bringing its eight-year fundraising total to nearly $1.2 million.

Stephanie Gibson and Chester Gregory Will Join BROADWAY BELTS For PFF! Photo Stephanie Gibson and Chester Gregory Will Join BROADWAY BELTS For PFF!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 7, 2018

Stephanie Gibson (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) and Chester Gregory (Motown: The Musical) will join the star-studded list of performers at this year's Broadway Belts for PFF!, hosted by Broadway's Julie Halston. The event will take place on Monday, March 12 at The Edison Ballroom. This once-in-a-lifetime event is sold out. Click here to make a donation to the event.

Harvey Fierstein, Andrew Rannells, Jackie Hoffman, and More Celebrate HAIRSPRAY's Swe Photo Harvey Fierstein, Andrew Rannells, Jackie Hoffman, and More Celebrate HAIRSPRAY's Sweet 16
by Julie Musbach - Feb 15, 2018

This year's Broadway Belts for PFF!, hosted by Broadway's Julie Halston, will be an even bigger celebration as Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman bring together members of the original Broadway cast of Hairspray to celebrate its 'Sweet 16.' The HairspraySweet 16 segment will honor Margo Lion, a lead producer on the original production, for her theatrical career and her support for Broadway Belts for PFF! and the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF). This once-in-a-lifetime event is exclusively available through sponsorship opportunities that can be purchased at www.BroadwayBeltsforPFF.org.

Lesli Margherita, HAMILTON's Bryan Terrell Clark, and Many More Join Broadway Belts f Photo Lesli Margherita, HAMILTON's Bryan Terrell Clark, and Many More Join Broadway Belts for PFF Concert
by Stephi Wild - Jan 19, 2018

Hosted by the one-and-only actress/comedienne Julie Halston, BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! will celebrate its eighth annual fundraiser, featuring Broadway stars in an evening of music and comedy benefitting the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation. This year's event will take place on Monday, March 12 at 5:30 pm at the Edison Ballroom (240 West 47th Street) in New York City. A variety of sponsorship opportunities and tickets are now available and can be purchased at www.BroadwayBeltsForPFF.org.

Photo Flash: Julie Halston Returns to Birdland with LIFE, DEATH AND FILLER Photo Photo Flash: Julie Halston Returns to Birdland with LIFE, DEATH AND FILLER
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2017

The Broadway at Birdland concert series just welcomed the return of Julie Halston in 'Life, Death And Filler' at Birdland. BroadwayWorld has photos from the concert below!

7th Annual BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! Raises Record-Breaking $250,000
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2017

The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) announced that the 7th annual BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! raised a record-breaking $250,000.

James Snyder and T. Oliver Reid Sign on for BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2017

James Snyder (IN TRANSIT) and T. Oliver Reid (SISTER ACT) join the amazing line up for the seventh annual BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! taking place this Monday, February 27, 2017.

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