Advertisement
 
BWW Interview: Journalist Michael Ventre Discusses Politically Fascinating New Musical BWW Interview: Journalist Michael Ventre Discusses Politically Fascinating New Musical
by Don Grigware - Oct 17, 2019

Michael Ventre studied at the University of Southern California both in Journalism and at the graduate school of Cinema. He also studied acting at the Stella Adler Conservatory in Los Angeles. As s journalist, he has contributied to such publications as MSNBC.com, Variety, American Way (American Airlines) magazine, Los Angeles Confidential magazine, Los Angeles Times magazine, Produced by (Producers Guild) magazine and many others. Ventre has been working for a few years on a new musical with arresting political references called Letters to Benito. In our conversation he (more...)

VIDEO: Cher Performs 'Waterloo' on AMERICA'S GOT TALENT VIDEO: Cher Performs 'Waterloo' on AMERICA'S GOT TALENT
by Stage Tube - Sep 19, 2019

Oscar, Emmy and Grammy Award-winning actress, singer, and entertainment icon Cher took to the America's Got Talent stage during last night's finale with performance of 'Waterloo'! (more...)

Breaking: THE CHER SHOW Will Close on Broadway This Summer Breaking: THE CHER SHOW Will Close on Broadway This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2019

Today it was announced that The Cher Show on Broadway will play its final performance on August 18, 2019 following 34 previews and 296 regular performances. The National Tour will launch in Rochester, NY in October 2020. (more...)

VIDEO: Stephanie J. Block Gets A 'Star' Post-Tonys Reception At THE CHER SHOW VIDEO: Stephanie J. Block Gets A 'Star' Post-Tonys Reception At THE CHER SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2019

Tony Award-winner Stephanie J. Block made her triumphant return to The Cher Show tonight after her big win for Best Leading Actress In A Musical! (more...)

VIDEO: The Cast Of THE CHER SHOW Performs 'Believe' at the TONY AWARDS VIDEO: The Cast Of THE CHER SHOW Performs 'Believe' at the TONY AWARDS
by Stage Tube - Jun 10, 2019

An abundance of Chers, led by Stephanie J. Block, with dazzling looks from throughout the pop icon's colorful career join together to salute the talented star during The Cher Show's performance at the 2019 Tony Awards. (more...)

BWW FEATURE: Chita Rivera Awards 2019: A Colorful Celebration of Dance & Diversity BWW FEATURE: Chita Rivera Awards 2019: A Colorful Celebration of Dance & Diversity
by Cindy Sibilsky - May 28, 2019

The stars were on their feet (toes, taps and standing ovations) on a warm Sunday night, May 19th, for the Chita Rivera Awards a?" an annual ceremony recognizing the very best in dance on Broadway, Off-Broadway and in film that honors icons and trailblazers while also nurturing future generations simultaneously. It could have been dubbed a?oeChita Rivera's Dance Salona?? for the presenters, attendees and honorees read like a Who's Who of Chita's friends, fans and fellow Fosse favorites, including hosts Ben Vereen and Anne Reinking. (more...)

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at the 2019 Chita Rivera Awards Arrivals Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at the 2019 Chita Rivera Awards Arrivals
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 20, 2019

The 2019 Chita Rivera Awards were presented last night, May 19, 2019 at 7:30pm at the NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out the photos below! (more...)

2019 Chita Rivera Awards Winners - Full List! 2019 Chita Rivera Awards Winners - Full List!
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2019

Nominations for the 2019 Chita Rivera Awards were announced today. In keeping with the mission of the Chita Rivera Awards, nominators considered shows and films that opened during the 2018-2019 theater season. (more...)

BWW TV: On the Red Carpet at the Chita Rivera Awards! BWW TV: On the Red Carpet at the Chita Rivera Awards!
by TV - Red Carpets - May 19, 2019

The 2019 Chita Rivera Awards will be presented today, May 19, 2019 at 7:30pm at the NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts (566 LaGuardia Place off Washington Square Park), and produced by Joe Lanteri, Founder and Executive Director of the New York City Dance Alliance Foundation, Inc. in conjunction with Patricia Watt. (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/18/2019
by - May 18, 2019

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 5/18/2019. (more...)

Chita Rivera Awards to Include Performances by THE PROM, AIN'T TOO PROUD, and More Chita Rivera Awards to Include Performances by THE PROM, AIN'T TOO PROUD, and More
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2019

The Chita Rivera Awards, taking place at The NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts this Sunday, May 19, announces presenters for the evening. Presenters include Chita Rivera, Andy Blankenbuehler, Camille A. Brown, Ariana DeBose, Luann de Lesseps, Micaela Diamond, Damon J. Gillespie, Savion Glover, Marilu Henner, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Tiler Peck, Lee Roy Reams, Michael Riedel, Ethan Slater, Mary Testa and Richard Thomas. (more...)

Bryan Cranston, HADESTOWN & More Win at the 2019 Drama League Awards- The Full List! Bryan Cranston, HADESTOWN & More Win at the 2019 Drama League Awards- The Full List!
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2019

The Drama League (Gabriel Stelian-Shanks, Executive Artistic Director) today announced the 2019 Drama League Awards Nominees for Outstanding Production of a Play, Outstanding Revival of a Play, Outstanding Production of a Musical, Outstanding Revival of a Musical, and the much-coveted Distinguished Performance Award. The nominations were announced this morning by the current stars of Waitress, Shoshana Bean and Jeremy Jordan, at the official announcement event at Sardi's Restaurant, which was streamed live online here at BroadwayWorld. (more...)

Radio City Rockettes to Perform Opening Number at the Chita Rivera Awards Radio City Rockettes to Perform Opening Number at the Chita Rivera Awards
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2019

It was announced today that The Radio City Rockettes will open this year's Chita Rivera Awards with a show stopping performance of 'New York, New York.' The Rockettes history with Chita Rivera dates back more than 30 years when the renowned precision dance company performed alongside Rivera in the 1988 tour of Can-Can.  (more...)

VIDEO: THE CHER SHOW Cast Performs 'Song for the Lonely' on TODAY VIDEO: THE CHER SHOW Cast Performs 'Song for the Lonely' on TODAY
by Stage Tube - May 3, 2019

The cast of the Tony-nominated musical "The Cher Show" hit the TODAY plaza this morning during their Best of Broadway Week with a live performance of "Song for the Lonely." (more...)

Breaking: KISS ME, KATE, AIN'T TOO PROUD & More Earn Chita Rivera Awards Nominations! Breaking: KISS ME, KATE, AIN'T TOO PROUD & More Earn Chita Rivera Awards Nominations!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2019

Nominations for the 2019 Chita Rivera Awards were announced today. In keeping with the mission of the Chita Rivera Awards, nominators considered shows and films that opened during the 2018-2019 theater season. (more...)

George C. Wolfe Named Recipient of SDC Director Award at the Chita Rivera Awards George C. Wolfe Named Recipient of SDC Director Award at the Chita Rivera Awards
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2019

Legendary Broadway director and four time Tony Award Winner George C. Wolfe(Angels In America, The Normal Heart, Bring in 'Da Noise..., Jelly's Last Jam) will receive the SDC Director Award for exemplary collaboration with choreographers on Broadway at the 2019 Chita Rivera Awards  (more...)

THE PROM, AIN'T TOO PROUD, BEETLEJUICE & More Earn Drama League Awards Nominations! THE PROM, AIN'T TOO PROUD, BEETLEJUICE & More Earn Drama League Awards Nominations!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2019

The Drama League (Gabriel Stelian-Shanks, Executive Artistic Director) today announced the 2019 Drama League Awards Nominees for Outstanding Production of a Play, Outstanding Revival of a Play, Outstanding Production of a Musical, Outstanding Revival of a Musical, and the much-coveted Distinguished Performance Award. The nominations were announced this morning by the current stars of Waitress, Shoshana Bean and Jeremy Jordan, at the official announcement event at Sardi's Restaurant, which was streamed live online here at BroadwayWorld. (more...)

Ann Reinking and Ben Vereen Will Host The Chita Rivera Awards Ann Reinking and Ben Vereen Will Host The Chita Rivera Awards
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2019

Legendary performers and Tony® Award winners Ann Reinking (Dancin,' Sweet Charity, Chicago, 'Annie')and Ben Vereen (Pippin, Jesus Christ Superstar, Fosse, Wicked)will host the 2019 Chita Rivera Awards (www.ChitaRiveraAwards.com),taking place at NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts (566 LaGuardia Place, off Washington Square Park) on Sunday, May 19 at 7:30pm. Joe Lanteri, Founder and Executive Director of the New York City Dance Alliance Foundation (www.NYCDAFoundation.net) produces the Chita Rivera Awards in conjunction with Patricia Watt. (more...)

VIDEO: Cher Joins THE CHER SHOW Cast For Performance of 'I Got You Babe' and More on THE TONIGHT SHOW VIDEO: Cher Joins THE CHER SHOW Cast For Performance of 'I Got You Babe' and More on THE TONIGHT SHOW
by Stage Tube - Apr 16, 2019

Last night, 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' turned back time with a special, first-time Broadway takeover telecast dedicated to all things Cher! (more...)

When Are the 2019 Broadway Awards? Theatre Awards Calendar for the Tonys, Drama Desks & More! When Are the 2019 Broadway Awards? Theatre Awards Calendar for the Tonys, Drama Desks & More!
by BWW Special - Apr 12, 2019

The 2019 theatre awards season is quickly approaching, and keeping track of all of the important dates for the many ceremonies and their corresponding nomination announcements is no easy feat. Stay up to date on all the need-to-know facts with BroadwayWorld's Awards Season Calendar below! (more...)

 1  2  3  4  5