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Evan Ruggiero began dancing at the age of five in his hometown studio and by age ten, he was accepted into the famed New Jersey Tap Ensemble. Upon entering his sophomore year at Montclair State University while pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre, Evan was suddenly diagnosed with ... (read complete bio)
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Evan Ruggiero began dancing at the age of five in his hometown studio and by age ten, he was accepted into the famed New Jersey Tap Ensemble. Upon entering his sophomore year at Montclair State University while pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre, Evan was suddenly diagnosed with ... (read complete bio)
Transcendence Theatre Company Closes Out 2020 Virtual Season with Annual Gala Celebra Photo Transcendence Theatre Company Closes Out 2020 Virtual Season with Annual Gala Celebration
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2020

For the fourth and final production in their 2020 Best Night Ever Online Virtual Season, Transcendence Theatre Company is pulling out all the stops and will present a night of unforgettable song and dance with their Annual Gala Musical Fundraiser, September 11th through 13th.

Ali Stroker and Maysoon Zayid Headline ADA 30th Anniversary Celebration Photo Ali Stroker and Maysoon Zayid Headline ADA 30th Anniversary Celebration
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2020

As the nation ramps up to the 30th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA30) on July 26, the 50-member ADA Lead On 'Core Production Team' and 22 ADA Generation bloggers, influencers and signal boosters are focused and determined to flip the script on educating, entertaining and empowering people with (and without) disabilities.

Transcendence Theatre Company Kicks Off 2020 Virtual Season With DON'T STOP BELIEVIN Photo Transcendence Theatre Company Kicks Off 2020 Virtual Season With DON'T STOP BELIEVIN'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2020

Transcendence Theatre Company, the award-winning, Sonoma County based theatre company, will open their 2020 virtual season with 'Don't Stop Believin', July 10th through 12th, 17th through 19th,  and will be offered on the Transcendence Theatre Company website through the online platform Vimeo.

VIDEO: Jim Caruso's Pajama Cast Party Continues Tonight With Ariana DeBose and More! Photo VIDEO: Jim Caruso's Pajama Cast Party Continues Tonight With Ariana DeBose and More!
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2020

'Jim Caruso's Pajama Cast Party' is back tonight at 8pm. Musical guests will be jazz/pop singer/sax player Curtis Stigers, Broadway/film triple-threat Ariana DeBose (Anita in Spielberg's upcoming 'West Side Story'), singer/tapper extraordinaire Evan Ruggiero, British internet singing sensation Debbie Wileman, baritone Matthew Ciuffitelli ('The Opera Guy') and Max Bartos, a young performer who was to make his Broadway debut in Sing Street, which was postponed due to the pandemic.

Ariana DeBose and More Visit Jim Caruso's Pajama Cast Party Monday! Photo Ariana DeBose and More Visit Jim Caruso's Pajama Cast Party Monday!
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2020

The mother of all open mic night/variety shows has taken to to the web, and it's required watching for lovers of Broadway, jazz and cabaret.

Return Off-Broadway Engagement of BABY Starring Alice Ripley Delayed to Fall 2020 Photo Return Off-Broadway Engagement of BABY Starring Alice Ripley Delayed to Fall 2020
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2020

Out of the Box Theatrics has announced that the company's return engagement for its site-specific production of the Broadway musical Baby will be delayed to Fall 2020, due to public health and safety concerns surrounding Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Living Room Concerts: Evan Ruggiero Sings BABY! Photo Living Room Concerts: Evan Ruggiero Sings BABY!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 6, 2020

For today's performance we've got  Evan Ruggiero!

BABY Will Return Off-Broadway Starring Alice Ripley Photo BABY Will Return Off-Broadway Starring Alice Ripley
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2020

Out of the Box Theatrics has announced a return engagement for its site-specific production of the Broadway musical Baby, starring Tony Award winner Alice Ripley (Next to Normal). The production, directed and choreographed by Mr. Paulini, will play from April 17 through May 10, 2020 in a 60-seat loft at Theatrelab (357 West 36th Street, 3rd Floor). Opening night is Monday, April 27.

Celia Rose Gooding, Sophia Anne Caruso, Andrew Burnap & More Named Finalists for Cli Photo Celia Rose Gooding, Sophia Anne Caruso, Andrew Burnap & More Named Finalists for Clive Barnes Awards
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2020

The Clive Barnes Foundation, today announced finalists for the 10th Annual Clive Barnes Awards, recognizing excellence in Theater and Dance. According to the New York Times, the list includes Celia Rose Gooding (Jagged Little Pill), Sophia Anne Caruso (Beetlejuice), Andrew Burnap (The Inheritance), and Christopher Livingston (The Great Society) in the theatre category, and India Bradley, Roman Mejia, Kellie Drobnick, and Aran Bell in the dance category.

Photo Flash: Check Out Opening Night Photos of BABY Starring Alice Ripley Photo Photo Flash: Check Out Opening Night Photos of BABY Starring Alice Ripley
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2019

Take a look at photos from opening night of Out of the Box Theatrics' limited engagement of Sybille Pearson (book), Richard Maltby, Jr.(lyrics) and David Shire's (music) heart-warming musical, Baby.

Photo Flash: First Look at Production Photos of BABY Starring Alice Ripley and More Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Production Photos of BABY Starring Alice Ripley and More
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2019

First photo of the Out of the Box Theatrics' limited engagement of Sybille Pearson (book), Richard Maltby, Jr.(lyrics) and David Shire's (music) heart-warming musical, BABY, are now available. The production has extended through Saturday, December 21, 2019 due to strong ticket sales. Directed and choreographed by Ethan Paulini, BABY stars Tony Award-winner Alice Ripley and plays a site-specific loft in midtown Manhattan (14 W 45th Street). Preview performances began on Friday, December 6, 2019. Limited tickets are available online at www.ootbtheatrics.com.

Wake Up With BWW 12/6: Read Reviews For JAGGED LITTLE PILL, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 12/6: Read Reviews For JAGGED LITTLE PILL, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Dec 6, 2019

Today's top stories: Read all of the reviews for Jagged Little Pill, and more!

BABY Extends Limited Engagement Through December 21 Photo BABY Extends Limited Engagement Through December 21
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2019

Out of the Box Theatrics' Founding Artistic Director, Liz Flemming, announced today that their new production of Sybille Pearson (book), Richard Maltby, Jr. (lyrics) and David Shire's (music) heart-warming musical, Baby, will extend its limited engagement through Saturday, December 21, 2019 due to strong ticket sales.

Beloved Dancer & Philanthropist Valerie Taylor-Barnes Passes Away At Age 88 Photo Beloved Dancer & Philanthropist Valerie Taylor-Barnes Passes Away At Age 88
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2019

Valerie Taylor-Barnes, celebrated ballerina of the Royal Ballet and champion of young artists, passed away peacefully of natural causes on November 18, 2019 at the age of 88. She was preceded in death nearly ten years to the day by her beloved husband, Clive Barnes.

Photo Flash: First Look at the Cast of BABY Photo Photo Flash: First Look at the Cast of BABY
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2019

Out of the Box Theatrics has released “First Look” photos of the cast of their upcoming limited engagement production of BABY. Featuring a book by Sybillie Pearson, lyrics by Richard Maltby, Jr. and music by David Shire's (music), the production will be directed and choreographed by Ethan Paulini at a site-specific loft in midtown Manhattan (14 W 45th Street), Friday, December 6 through Saturday, December 14, 2019. Tickets are now on sale.

Alice Ripley Set to Star In Maltby & Shire's BABY in a Limited NYC 
Engagement Photo Alice Ripley Set to Star In Maltby & Shire's BABY in a Limited NYC Engagement
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2019

Out of the Box Theatrics' Founding Artistic Director, Liz Flemming announced today that Tony Award-winner Alice Ripley will lead the cast of a limited NYC engagement of Sybillie Pearson (book), Richard Maltby, Jr. (lyrics) and David Shire's(music) heart-warming musical, BABY. Directed and choreographed by Ethan Paulini, the production will play a site-specific loft in midtown Manhattan (14 W 45th Street) Friday, December 6 through Saturday, December 14, 2019. Tickets are now on sale here.

Photo Coverage: Go Inside BEST IN SHOWS at Feinstein's/54 Below with Orfeh, Andy Karl Photo Photo Coverage: Go Inside BEST IN SHOWS at Feinstein's/54 Below with Orfeh, Andy Karl & More!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Oct 15, 2019

Brenda Braxton, Javier Colon, Adam Kantor, Cassandra Kubinski, Beth Leavel, Bonnie Milligan, Christine Pedi, and Paige Price came together for Best in Shows, a star-studded cabaret evening benefiting the Humane Society of New York, last night, October 14, at Feinstein's/ 54 Below. The evening honored Andy Karl and Orfeh, who were awarded the Humane Society of New York's Sandy Fund Award in recognition of their deep concern and support of the needs of rescued animals. 

Wake Up With BWW 9/27: THE INHERITANCE Begins Previews, GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY C Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/27: THE INHERITANCE Begins Previews, GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Casting, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 27, 2019

Today's top stories: The Inheritance begins previews, Girl From the North Country has announced initial casting, and more!

BWW Exclusive: Ali Stroker Talks OKLAHOMA! in the New Series ABLE Photo BWW Exclusive: Ali Stroker Talks OKLAHOMA! in the New Series ABLE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 26, 2019

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive video of Oklahoma! star Ali Stroker talking about what its like to play Ado Annie in a wheelchair in ABLE: a series!

VIDEO: Watch Chita Rivera, Patti LuPone & More Tribute Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman Photo VIDEO: Watch Chita Rivera, Patti LuPone & More Tribute Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman at BROADWAY BACK TO SCHOOL
by Stage Tube - Sep 23, 2019

Last night Broadway stars and student Thespians shared the stage at Edison Ballroom for the 5th Broadway Back to School Gala supporting the Educational Theatre Foundation.  The event honoring Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman's dedication to educational theatre featured some of the biggest names in Broadway, including legends Chita Rivera and Patti LuPone, host Laura Benanti, John Cariani, Gavin Creel, Evan Ruggiero, Carla Stickler, Alex Stone, and J. Harrison Ghee who appeared as Crystal Demure.

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