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Frank Loesser News

 
Date Of Birth:
June 29, 1910
Date Of Death:
July 28, 1969 (59)
Birth Place:
New York, NY, USA
 
Date of Birth: June 29, 1910
Date of Death: July 28, 1969 (59)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA
 Matt DeAngelis, Christine Dwyer, and Liz Callaway Will Perform at Theatre By The Sea Photo Matt DeAngelis, Christine Dwyer, and Liz Callaway Will Perform at Theatre By The Sea This Month
by Stephi Wild - Jul 22, 2021

On July 31, join Tony nominated Broadway favorite, Liz Callaway, up close and personal for an evening of beloved songs from Broadway (Cats, Baby), pop, and film (Anastasia) with award-winning Alex Rybeck at the piano.

UN D√ćA COMO HOY: GUYS AND DOLLS volv√≠a a Broadway Photo UN D√ćA COMO HOY: GUYS AND DOLLS volv√≠a a Broadway
by Nuria Pedret - Jul 21, 2021

El revival de la obra se estrenó en 1976 en el Broadway Theatre con un elenco afroamericano

BWW Review: Hale Centre Theatre's GUYS AND DOLLS is a Bold Technicolor Marvel Photo BWW Review: Hale Centre Theatre's GUYS AND DOLLS is a Bold Technicolor Marvel
by Tyler Hinton - Jul 17, 2021

One of the hallmarks of the Golden Age Technicolor musical films was the extended dream or song sequence, full of bold primary colors, stylized sets, and big movement. GUYS AND DOLLS, playing on the Hale Centre Theatre Centre Stage is an uncanny reproduction of that look and feeling, from the costumes to the scenic design to the performances. 

Bill Condon Will Direct New GUYS AND DOLLS Movie Photo Bill Condon Will Direct New GUYS AND DOLLS Movie
by TV News Desk - Jul 7, 2021

TriStar purchased remake rights to the short stories by Damon Runyon that inspired the original musical in 2019.

UN D√ćA COMO HOY: Nac√≠a Frank Loesser Photo UN D√ćA COMO HOY: Nac√≠a Frank Loesser
by Nuria Pedret - Jun 29, 2021

Con motivo del aniversario del compositor y letrista de GUYS AND DOLLS, queremos hacer un repaso de su biografía y de sus canciones más icónicas

BWW Review: KIM DAVID SMITH: MOSTLY MARLENE ‚Ä" ADELAIDE CABARET FESTIVAL 2021 at Spa Photo BWW Review: KIM DAVID SMITH: MOSTLY MARLENE ‚Ä" ADELAIDE CABARET FESTIVAL 2021 at Space Theatre, Adelaide Festival Centre
by Barry Lenny - Jun 24, 2021

He had the audience in the palm of his hand.

Krysta Rodriguez, Kelli O'Hara, Stephanie J. Block, and More Set For Berkshire Theatr Photo Krysta Rodriguez, Kelli O'Hara, Stephanie J. Block, and More Set For Berkshire Theatre Group's Colonial Concert Series
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2021

Tickets are on sale now and may be purchased online or by calling (413) 997-4444. Learn more about the full lineup and how to purchase tickets here!

THE HOT WING KING Wins the 2021 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Photo THE HOT WING KING Wins the 2021 Pulitzer Prize for Drama
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Jun 11, 2021

It was just announced by the Pulitzer Prize organization that Katori Hall's The Hot Wing King has officially won the 2021 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. This year's finalists included Circle Jerk by Michael Breslin and Patrick Foley and Stew by Zora Howard.

Tina Fabrique, Mary Testa and More to Star in MOST HAPPY IN CONCERT Presented by Bard Photo Tina Fabrique, Mary Testa and More to Star in MOST HAPPY IN CONCERT Presented by Bard SummerScape 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 9, 2021

Bard SummerScape today announced casting for Most Happy in Concert, a setting of Frank Loesser’s songs for The Most Happy Fella from director Daniel Fish and arrangers Daniel Kluger and Nathan Koci, who previously collaborated on the Tony Award-winning production of Oklahoma! that originated at Bard SummerScape in 2015.

Two First Place Winners Make History at the Annual Sarah Vaughan International Vocal  Photo Two First Place Winners Make History at the Annual Sarah Vaughan International Vocal Competition
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 7, 2021

The 9th Annual Sarah Vaughan International Vocal Competition makes history this year by naming two winners who will each take home the prize of $5,000.

UN D√ćA COMO HOY:  Ewan McGregor protagonizaba GUYS AND DOLLS Photo UN D√ćA COMO HOY: Ewan McGregor protagonizaba GUYS AND DOLLS
by Nuria Pedret - Jun 1, 2021

El actor y cantante abrió el revival del show como Sky Masterson en el West End londinense en 2005

Madeleine Peyroux Announces Deluxe Reissue of 'Careless Love' Photo Madeleine Peyroux Announces Deluxe Reissue of 'Careless Love'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 18, 2021

In addition to the widely available standard 3-LP edition, a limited pressing on translucent vinyl with black and gold marble will be available exclusively via the official Madeleine Peyroux or Craft Recordings webstores (1,000 available worldwide).

Patti LuPone, Jake Gyllenhaal, Lea Salonga & More Will Take Part in SHOW OF TITLES fr Photo Patti LuPone, Jake Gyllenhaal, Lea Salonga & More Will Take Part in SHOW OF TITLES from Broadway's Best Shows
by Nicole Rosky - May 17, 2021

Broadway‚Äôs Best Shows has just announced¬†a musical extravaganza with dozens of Broadway stars performing the title songs from over 20 beloved musicals. ‚ÄúShow of Titles‚ÄĚ will be available on June 8, 2021 for a limited time only. All proceeds will benefit The Actors Fund.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: May 8-9- with Christine Pedi, Marilyn Maye, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: May 8-9- with Christine Pedi, Marilyn Maye, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - May 8, 2021

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, May 8-9, 2021.

WTG Presents GUYS AND DOLLS Livestreamed From The Burton Leavitt Theatre Photo WTG Presents GUYS AND DOLLS Livestreamed From The Burton Leavitt Theatre
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 3, 2021

The Windham Theatre Guild presents the classic musical Guys and Dolls, a musical fable of Broadway, based on a story and characters of Damon Runyon; music and lyrics by Frank Loesser and book by Joe Swerling and Abe Burrows.  

BARD SUMMERSCAPE Is Back with Adventurous Lineup of Live Performances in New York's H Photo BARD SUMMERSCAPE Is Back with Adventurous Lineup of Live Performances in New York's Hudson Valley
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 29, 2021

Bard SummerScape returns to live performance with a wide-ranging and adventurous lineup this summer. Staged for limited in-person audiences, the 2021 season presents the 31st Bard Music Festival, ‚ÄúNadia Boulanger and Her World,‚ÄĚ which pays tribute to one of the most important female figures in classical music history.

Bard SummerScape Announces Live Programming With a Concert Directed by Daniel Fish, a Photo Bard SummerScape Announces Live Programming With a Concert Directed by Daniel Fish, a Pam Tanowitz World Premiere & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 29, 2021

Staged for limited in-person audiences, the 2021 season presents the¬†31st Bard Music Festival, ‚ÄúNadia Boulanger and Her World,‚ÄĚ which pays tribute to one of the most important female figures in classical music history; the¬†first fully staged American production of¬†King Arthur¬†(Le roi Arthus), and more.

Andrea Marcovicci Continues Raising Money For The Actors Fund, SPRING SONG Premieres  Photo Andrea Marcovicci Continues Raising Money For The Actors Fund, SPRING SONG Premieres on Mother's Day
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 28, 2021

Join Andrea as she celebrates spring and mothers everywhere with 'Spring Song.' The show, with Brad Ellis on virtual piano, premieres on YouTube on Mother's Day.

MTI's ALL TOGETHER NOW Royalty-Free Revue Will Feature Music by Stephen Schwartz, Ahr Photo MTI's ALL TOGETHER NOW Royalty-Free Revue Will Feature Music by Stephen Schwartz, Ahrens & Flaherty and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 21, 2021

Theatrical licensor Music Theatre International (MTI) has just announced updates to All Together Now!: A Global Event Celebrating Local Theatre, in which schools and theatres around the world are empowered to locally produce and perform an exclusive musical revue featuring songs from MTI’s beloved shows over the weekend of November 12, 2021.

Jason Graae Premieres Virtual Jerry Herman Evening PERFECT HERMANY April 10th Photo Jason Graae Premieres Virtual Jerry Herman Evening PERFECT HERMANY April 10th
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 9, 2021

42nd Street Moon and Musical Theatre West join forces to bring a Jerry Herman evening starring Jason Graae to the internet airwaves.

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