Ella Fitzgerald News

 
Date Of Birth:
April 25, 1918
Date Of Death:
June 15, 1996 (78)
Birth Place:
Newport News, VA, USA
Gender: Female
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Ella Fitzgerald News

Date of Birth: April 25, 1918
Date of Death: June 15, 1996 (78)
Birth Place: Newport News, VA, USA
Gender: Female
Up Close & Personal with a Motown Original Smokey Robinson Comes to DPAC
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2017

Smokey Robinson, one of the most iconic figures in American R&B, is set to make his triumphant return to DPAC for an intimate, one-night engagement. The Motown legend and pioneer will perform atDPAC on Sunday, April 29, 2018. (more...)

Luke Frazier to Bring BROADWAY FOR THE HOLIDAYS to Ohio UniversityLuke Frazier to Bring BROADWAY FOR THE HOLIDAYS to Ohio University
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2017

Luke Frazier founder and conductor of The American Pops Orchestra, Washington, DC's innovative hometown orchestra - will present Broadway for the Holidays, a special concert not to be missed as part of the Ohio University Performing Arts & Concert Series on Monday, December 4 at 7:30 PM. (more...)

Ben Vereen, The Muppets, Sondheim Unplugged and More Coming Up This Month at 54 BelowBen Vereen, The Muppets, Sondheim Unplugged and More Coming Up This Month at 54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2017

Next week, Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. (more...)

THE HIP HOP NUTCRACKER To Feature Hip Hop Pioneer KURTIS BLOW At The Palace December 5THE HIP HOP NUTCRACKER To Feature Hip Hop Pioneer KURTIS BLOW At The Palace December 5
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2017

Presented by CAPA, the Lincoln Theatre Association, and the King Arts Complex, The Hip Hop Nutcracker is a contemporary re-imagining of Tchaikovsky's timeless music performed by a supercharged cast of a dozen all-star dancers, an on-stage DJ, and an electric violinist. Kurtis Blow, one of hip hop's founding fathers, will kick off the show with a short set and then rap the introduction. (more...)

SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS Tour to Take The Broad Stage This WinterSMALL MOUTH SOUNDS Tour to Take The Broad Stage This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2017

The Eli and Edythe Broad Stage in Santa Monica and Eva Price present Small Mouth Sounds by Drama Desk Award winner Bess Wohl (Pretty Filthy), and directed by Tony Award nominee Rachel Chavkin (Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812) for three weeks only, January 11 through 28 with a press opening on January 12. (more...)

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Readies for 2017 City Center Holiday SeasonAlvin Ailey American Dance Theater Readies for 2017 City Center Holiday Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2017

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, New York City Center's Principal Dance Company, returns to the theater's stage from November 29th December 31st, 2017. (more...)

Taraji P. Henson & More Set for All-New Christmas Specials on FOX, 12/14Taraji P. Henson & More Set for All-New Christmas Specials on FOX, 12/14
by TV News Desk - Nov 14, 2017

FOX gets festive with a night of holiday programming Thursday, Dec. 14, featuring the return of TARAJI'S WHITE HOT HOLIDAYS and a brand-new, holiday-themed SHOWTIME AT THE APOLLO: CHRISTMAS. (more...)

BWW Review: CYMBELINE at Metropolitan Ensemble TheatreBWW Review: CYMBELINE at Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre
by Michael Hogge - Nov 14, 2017

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BWW Exclusive: Read a Chapter from Nicholas Hytner's Memoir, BALANCING ACTSBWW Exclusive: Read a Chapter from Nicholas Hytner's Memoir, BALANCING ACTS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2017

From Balancing Acts by Tony and Olivier Award-winning artistic director Nicholas Hytner: a memoir about his career directing theater, producing films and opera, working closely with some of the world's most celebrated actors, and working behind the scenes of London's famed National Theatre. (more...)

San Diego Holiday Concerts & Monumental Music Festival That Kicks Off New YearSan Diego Holiday Concerts & Monumental Music Festival That Kicks Off New Year
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2017

Following spectacular fall programming like the triple-header of Mozart's Requiem this weekend and a very special Jazz @ The Jacobs series kickoff on Nov. 25, The First Lady of Song: An Ella Fitzgerald Tribute, the San Diego Symphony is set to deliver a particularly memorable holiday season with special festive concerts throughout December and into the new year. There's no doubt that music plays a big part in making it feel like the holidays, and these concerts will make a trip to the Symphony one of your favorite holiday traditions if it isn't one already: (more...)

Ballet Hispanico to Return to The Apollo Theater This DecemberBallet Hispanico to Return to The Apollo Theater This December
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2017

In what has become an 'enjoyable tradition during the holiday season' (The New York Times), Ballet Hisp nico in collaboration with the Apollo Theater makes its annual return to the Apollo stage on December 1-2, 2017, led by Eduardo Vilaro. (more...)

Chita Rivera, Jim Dale, Lee Roy Reams and More Set for WINTER RHYTHMS 2017 at Urban StagesChita Rivera, Jim Dale, Lee Roy Reams and More Set for WINTER RHYTHMS 2017 at Urban Stages
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2017

Urban Stages announces the line-up for this year's award-winning series, WINTER RHYTHMS 2017, which will begin Tuesday, December 12 and will feature some of New York's best musical performances through Saturday, December 23, 2017 at Urban Stages Theatre (259 West 30th Street, just East of 8th Avenue). (more...)

Garrett Phillips, Nigel Casey and David Hayes to Star in West End's 'THE RAT PACK' This WinterGarrett Phillips, Nigel Casey and David Hayes to Star in West End's 'THE RAT PACK' This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2017

Final casting is announced today for the West End production of the Olivier Award-nominated The Rat Pack - Live from Las Vegas, which returns to the Theatre Royal, Haymarket - home to its first West End run in 2003 - for a strictly limited season from Wednesday 13 December - Saturday 3 February. (more...)

Carrie Jackson Announces Jazz Vocal Collective Workshop For SingersCarrie Jackson Announces Jazz Vocal Collective Workshop For Singers
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2017

The Jazz Vocal Collective was created in 2007 by Carrie Jackson, Recording Artist, Vocalist, Jazz, Blues, Cabaret, Gospel. Learn more at www.cjayrecords.com. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2017

In what has become an 'enjoyable tradition during the holiday season' (The New York Times), Ballet Hisp nico in collaboration with the Apollo Theatermakes its annual return to the Apollo stage on December 1-2, 2017, led by Eduardo Vilaro. Three inspiring works reflect on the migrant experience, the tragedy of marginalization and the resilience and triumph of the human spirit to capture contemporary Latino culture through movement. The performances are supported by Goya Foods, Lead Sponsor of Ballet Hisp nico. (more...)

BWW Interview: Jonno Davies, Sean Patrick Higgins and Misha Osherovich on A CLOCKWORK ORANGE's Haunting ThemesBWW Interview: Jonno Davies, Sean Patrick Higgins and Misha Osherovich on A CLOCKWORK ORANGE's Haunting Themes
by Matthew Blank - Nov 8, 2017

A deep talk with the Droogs of Off-Broadway's A CLOCKWORK ORANGE. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2017

In what has become an 'enjoyable tradition during the holiday season' (The New York Times), Ballet Hisp nico in collaboration with the Apollo Theatermakes its annual return to the Apollo stage on December 1-2, 2017, led by Eduardo Vilaro. Three inspiring works reflect on the migrant experience, the tragedy of marginalization and the resilience and triumph of the human spirit to capture contemporary Latino culture through movement. The performances are supported by Goya Foods, Lead Sponsor of Ballet Hisp nico. (more...)

BWW Previews: MARILYN MAYE at Quality Hill PlayhouseBWW Previews: MARILYN MAYE at Quality Hill Playhouse
by Alan Portner - Nov 2, 2017

Marilyn was called 'the greatest white female singer in the world' by Ella Fitzgerald. Marilyn still has it at age 89. (more...)

James Torme to Bring COLOR ME JAZZ to Feinstein's/54 Below This FallJames Torme to Bring COLOR ME JAZZ to Feinstein's/54 Below This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2017

Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, presents James Torm in 'Color Me Jazz' on November 25, 2017. (more...)

Take 6 and Nnenna Freelon to SPREAD LOVE FOR CHRISTMAS at the Eisemann CenterTake 6 and Nnenna Freelon to SPREAD LOVE FOR CHRISTMAS at the Eisemann Center
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2017

Eisemann Center Presents will host a stellar holiday show with Take 6 and the Nnenna Freelon Trio in Spread Love for Christmas on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 8:00 pm. (more...)

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