Frankie Valli News

JERSEY BOYS Songwriter Judy Parker Gaudio Dies at Age 79JERSEY BOYS Songwriter Judy Parker Gaudio Dies at Age 79
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

The entertainment industry mourns the death of songwriter and actress Judy Parker Gaudio, (age 79). Gaudio, the writer of Billboard chart-topping songs and Broadway hits, passed away peacefully from respiratory complications on Thursday, her husband Bob Gaudio confirmed. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - September 19, 2017BWW's On This Day - September 19, 2017
by - Sep 19, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on September 19 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

HIP HOP NUTCRACKER to Bring Twist on Tchaikovsky Classic to the Fox; Tickets on Sale Friday!HIP HOP NUTCRACKER to Bring Twist on Tchaikovsky Classic to the Fox; Tickets on Sale Friday!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

The Hip Hop Nutcracker (www.hiphopnutcracker.com), a contemporary dance spectacle set to Tchaikovsky's timeless music, hits the road this holiday season to 28 U.S. cities. (more...)

THE BLACK BOX Announces '60s Musical TributeTHE BLACK BOX Announces '60s Musical Tribute
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2017

THE BLACK BOX launches a new Decades Series on Saturday, September 23 with The '60s A Musical Tribute at the downtown Franklin venue. Two shows will be presented at 7:00 and 8:30 p.m. Featuring a six-piece professional band and talented area singers in an intimate nightclub atmosphere, the tribute will showcase some of the greatest songs of the decade including hits by music legends Aretha Franklin, The Beatles, Frankie Valli, Simon and Garfunkel, Otis Redding, the Rolling Stones, the Mamas and the Papas, The Doors, and many more. (more...)

Neil Berg Brings 50 Years of Rock & Roll to Van WezelNeil Berg Brings 50 Years of Rock & Roll to Van Wezel
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

Neil Berg brings 50 Years of Rock & Roll to the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall on Friday, October 13, 2017 at 8:00PM. (more...)

Country Star Hunter Hayes to Headline Dana's Angels Research Trust Gala Benefit & ConcertCountry Star Hunter Hayes to Headline Dana's Angels Research Trust Gala Benefit & Concert
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Five-time Grammy nominee, CMA Award Winner for New Artist of the Year in 2012 and the People's Choice Award for Favorite Male Country Artist in 2015, Hunter Hayes is bringing his incredible talent and energy to headline the Dana's Angels Research Trust Gala Benefit and Concert at the Palace Theatre in Stamford, Connecticut, on Saturday, November 11, 2017. (more...)

Emmy Nominee Polly Draper and More to Star in 20TH CENTURY BLUES Off-BroadwayEmmy Nominee Polly Draper and More to Star in 20TH CENTURY BLUES Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Producer Lida Orzeck and Executive Producer Eva Price have announced the cast of the New York premiere of the new play, 20TH CENTURY BLUES, from Susan Smith Blackburn Prize-winner and two-time OBIE Award-winning playwright Susan Miller (MY LEFT BREAST). (more...)

Are You In or Are You Out? Tickets on Sale for CRUEL INTENTIONS: THE MUSICALAre You In or Are You Out? Tickets on Sale for CRUEL INTENTIONS: THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

As previously announced, following two sold-out runs in Los Angeles and a sold-out pop-up engagement in NYC, Cruel Intentions: The Musical, the stage adaptation of Roger Kumble's 1999 cult hit film, created by Jordan Ross, Lindsey Rosin and Roger Kumble, will return to New York for a limited engagement at (le) Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker Street) beginning Friday, November 17, 2017. (more...)

FRIDAY 5 (+1) on Wednesday: A BLUER SHADE OF GRAY's Maddi and Chris KeatonFRIDAY 5 (+1) on Wednesday: A BLUER SHADE OF GRAY's Maddi and Chris Keaton
by Jeffrey Ellis - Sep 13, 2017

The way Chris Keaton sees it, his decision to take on his first theatrical role as an adult was, essentially, a no-brainer. After all, what proud and devoted father would pass up the opportunity to spend a month or more of evenings with his daughter to join her in the pursuit of a new onstage persona in an original musical? (more...)

So Happy Together: THE BIG EASY BOYS Opens this WeekendSo Happy Together: THE BIG EASY BOYS Opens this Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

The Big Easy Boys, making their JPAS debut, revisits all of the timeless music from a bygone era, bringing a unique blend of tight harmonies and slick dance moves to your favorite Doo-Wop, Motown, and old Rock n' Roll hits from 50's & 60's. The Big Easy Boys has captured audiences of all ages by bringing the feelings and sounds of nostalgia to the stage. (more...)

CBS Presents Primetime Special BRUNO MARS: 24K MAGIC LIVE AT THE APOLLO, 11/29CBS Presents Primetime Special BRUNO MARS: 24K MAGIC LIVE AT THE APOLLO, 11/29
by TV News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

CBS and Atlantic Records have partnered with multiple GRAMMY Award-winning singer, songwriter, producer, director, musician and two-time Super Bowl Halftime performer Bruno Mars to premiere his first primetime television special, BRUNO MARS: 24K MAGIC LIVE AT THE APOLLO, Wednesday, Nov. 29 (10:00-11:00PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (more...)

Greenway Arts Alliance Celebrates 20th Anniversary with All-Day Community FestivalGreenway Arts Alliance Celebrates 20th Anniversary with All-Day Community Festival
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

Greenway Arts Alliance (GAA), under the direction of Co-Founders Whitney Weston and Pierson Blaetz, kick-off their 20th Anniversary celebration with a musical tribute brunch honoring Greenway community partners and Market Mash, a pop-up festival for Melrose Trading Post shoppers and visitors. The events will be held at Melrose Trading Post, on the campus of Fairfax High School on Sunday, October 8, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m. (more...)

Jersey Boy John Lloyd Young Coming to The Space This WinterJersey Boy John Lloyd Young Coming to The Space This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

For the second time in its inaugural year, The Space welcomes a Tony Award-winning performer to the stage. John Lloyd Young, star of the hit musical Jersey Boys on both Broadway and the Clint Eastwood-directed film, is set to grace the stage for a two-night engagement Friday, Dec. 8 and Saturday, Dec. 9. (more...)

BWW Interview: Tony Winner Rick Elice Talks JERSEY BOYS, Coming to NJ's State TheatreBWW Interview: Tony Winner Rick Elice Talks JERSEY BOYS, Coming to NJ's State Theatre
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 11, 2017

State Theatre New Jersey has an exciting schedule of Broadway shows this season on the New Brunswick stage. Kicking off the line-up is the New Jersey Premiere of 'Jersey Boys' from October 13 to October 15. Broadwayworld.com had the fascinating opportunity to interview Rick Elice, who co-wrote the book for 'Jersey Boys' along with Marshall Brickman. (more...)

Hanover Theatre Introduces New Discount Program for Young AdultsHanover Theatre Introduces New Discount Program for Young Adults
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts announces a new discounted ticket program for students and young professionals, generously supported by Bank of America. Participants may select three or more performances from a list of more than 20 upcoming shows for just $20 per ticket and will receive the best available seating the day of the show. For shows with multiple performances, the offer is good for opening nights only. (more...)

Oh, What a Night! JERSEY BOYS Comes to the CCA 10/5Oh, What a Night! JERSEY BOYS Comes to the CCA 10/5
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

The national tour of JERSEY BOYS will be coming to the Capitol Center for the Arts on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at 7:30PM. (more...)

CRUEL INTENTIONS: THE MUSICAL to Bring Dangerous Seduction Back to NYCCRUEL INTENTIONS: THE MUSICAL to Bring Dangerous Seduction Back to NYC
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

Following two sold-out runs in Los Angeles and a sold-out pop-up engagement in NYC, Cruel Intentions: The Musical, the stage adaptation of Roger Kumble's 1999 cult hit film, created by Jordan Ross, Lindsey Rosin and Roger Kumble, will return to New York for a limited engagement at (le) Poisson Rouge (158 Bleecker Street) beginning Friday, November 17, 2017. (more...)

Neil Berg Brings 50 YEARS OF ROCK AND ROLL to the Hanover TheatreNeil Berg Brings 50 YEARS OF ROCK AND ROLL to the Hanover Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

Relive the groundbreaking rock and roll classics of the last 50 years when The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts presents Neil Berg's 50 Years of Rock & Roll, Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are now on sale to theatre members and go on sale to the public Tuesday, September 19 at 10 a.m (more...)

The Hanover Theatre Presents UNDER THE STREETLAMPThe Hanover Theatre Presents UNDER THE STREETLAMP
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

Under the Streetlamp is a concert celebration of classic hits of the American Radio Songbook from the 1950s to the 1970s, featuring former leading cast members of hit Broadway musicals including "Jersey Boys." (more...)

BWW Morning Brief August 29th, 2017: JERSEY BOYS Tour Cast Announced, Will Swenson to Return to WAITRESS and More!BWW Morning Brief August 29th, 2017: JERSEY BOYS Tour Cast Announced, Will Swenson to Return to WAITRESS and More!
by Danielle Ashley - Aug 29, 2017

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Today's big news: JERSEY BOYS Tour Cast Announced, Will Swenson to Return to WAITRESS and More! (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 142