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Huntington Theatre Company Presents SPAMILTON: An American Parody Photo Huntington Theatre Company Presents SPAMILTON: An American Parody
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2019

Huntington Theatre Company will present the North American tour of the acclaimed musical comedy, Spamilton: An American Parody from February 12 through March 10, 2019 at the Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA. The tour launched at Playhouse Square in Cleveland, OH on December 20, 2018 and is now on tour across the country, playing ten multi-week engagements in its first season.

Adrian Lopez, Dominic Pecikonis, and More Lead National Tour of SPAMILTON Photo Adrian Lopez, Dominic Pecikonis, and More Lead National Tour of SPAMILTON
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2018

Casting has been announced for the North American tour of the acclaimed musical comedy, Spamilton: An American Parody. The tour will launch at Playhouse Square in Cleveland, OH on December 20, 2018 and will go on to play ten multi-week engagements in its first season.

A TUNA CHRISTMAS Brings Holiday Humor To The Roxy Regional Theatre's Theotherspace Photo A TUNA CHRISTMAS Brings Holiday Humor To The Roxy Regional Theatre's Theotherspace
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2018

A holiday treat chock full of quick changes, outrageous costumes and funny-bone-tickling delights is coming to the corner of Franklin and First in Historic Downtown Clarksville this season.

Fred Barton's Broadway Band Returns To Feinstein's/54 Below Photo Fred Barton's Broadway Band Returns To Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2018

Fred Barton's Broadway Band makes its long-awaited return to Feinstein's/54 Below and New York nightlife, with top-drawer guest singers, in a new evening of Broadway gems and Swing rarities, Friday, January 4 at 9:30PM. As always, Fred presents performers who know how to stop shows, and the songs that let them do it, arranged for the band in his trademark explosive style which has made him the orchestrator of choice for the New York Pops and orchestras around the country.

BWW Interview: Stuart Moulton and Eighteen Years of Austin Cabaret Theatre Photo BWW Interview: Stuart Moulton and Eighteen Years of Austin Cabaret Theatre
by Frank Benge - Aug 4, 2018

One of Austin's best kept secrets is Austin Cabaret Theatre, which quietly brings in the best of the New York cabaret scene for one night only performances. This is all due to one man, Stuart Moulton. Stuart lives in New York City, but his love of Austin is unmistakable. We recently sat down with him to talk about their upcoming eighteenth season.

The UK Premiere Of SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY Extends Due To Public Demand Photo The UK Premiere Of SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY Extends Due To Public Demand
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2018

The Menier Chocolate Factory today announces that the run of Gerard Alessandrini's Spamilton: An American Parody extends due to public demand - the production now runs until 15 September.

SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY Opens Tonight At London's Menier Chocolate Factory Photo SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY Opens Tonight At London's Menier Chocolate Factory
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2018

Spamilton, the musical comedy sensation that already has had New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles rolling in the aisles opens tonight at London's Menier Chocolate Factory.

Menier Chocolate Factory Announces Casting For The UK Premiere Of Gerard Alessandrini Photo Menier Chocolate Factory Announces Casting For The UK Premiere Of Gerard Alessandrini's SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2018

With the UK premiere of The Gronholm Method running at the Menier, Travesties running on Broadway and The Color Purple on tour in the US, the Menier Chocolate Factory today announces the cast for UK premiere of Gerard Alessandrini's Spamilton: An American Parody which opens at the theatre on 24 July, with previews from 12 July and runs until 8 September. Alessandrini directs Marc Akinfolarin, Jason Denton, Eddie Elliott, Liam Tamne and Julie Yammanee, with special guests Sophie-Louise Dann and Damian Humbley. The production renews Alessandrini's collaboration with the Menier following Forbidden Broadway which ran both at the theatre and in the West End.

Kritzerland Celebrates George Gershwin In Latest Show
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2018

For the 88th Kritzerland show we turn to one of the greatest composers of the 20th century - the one and only George Gershwin.  There is simply nothing like a Gershwin tune and we've got plenty of them - from the classics to the lesser-known Gershwin, with lyrics by brother Ira.  The songs are romantic, funny, moving, perky, and let us tell you you can strike up the band for our fantastic cast.  So, join us for this joyous, s'wonderful evening that you won't want to miss.  We may even have a surprise or two up our Kritzerland sleeves. Kritzerland is produced and hosted by Bruce Kimmel and co-produced by Doug Haverty.

Roxy Regional Theatre Executive Director Ryan Bowie Serves Up 40 Characters In FULLY  Photo Roxy Regional Theatre Executive Director Ryan Bowie Serves Up 40 Characters In FULLY COMMITTED
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2018

Nearly forty characters appear in the latest offering upstairs in the Roxy Regional Theatre's theotherspace, and all of them are played by Executive Director Ryan Bowie.

Tickets For The UK Premiere Of SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY Go On Sale Today Photo Tickets For The UK Premiere Of SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY Go On Sale Today
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2018

As the UK premiere of Spamilton: An American Parody goes on sale to the public, the Menier Chocolate Factory announce a brand new pricing policy across the season - tickets will be available for all performances of Spamilton, and The Gronholm Method from just £19.50. These tickets go on sale at 9am on 16 May, and are available to everyone to enable work at the company's home to be accessible to all.

Photo Flash: John Kander Celebrated By Richard Skipper And Company at the Laurie Beec Photo Photo Flash: John Kander Celebrated By Richard Skipper And Company at the Laurie Beechman Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2018

John Kander's NYC birthday bash started with a heartfelt speech by Chita Rivera shown via video at the Laurie Beechman Theatre in Times Square. Richard Skipper Celebrated the legendary composer and surviving half of Kander & Ebb, the great masters that brought us a canon of fine musical works that include Cabaret, Chicago, Steel Pier, Kiss of the Spiderwoman, and Woman of the Year among others.

BWW Review: Beth Leavel Charms in KICKING AND SCREAMING at Austin Cabaret Theatre Photo BWW Review: Beth Leavel Charms in KICKING AND SCREAMING at Austin Cabaret Theatre
by Frank Benge - Mar 17, 2018

Beth Leavel, Tony Award winner for Best Featured Actress in a Musical, winner of the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical, and Outer Critics Circle Award winner for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical for playing Beatrice Stockwell in The Drowsy Chaperone, recently brought her cabaret show, KICKING AND SCREAMING, to the Sterling Events Center, as part of their 17th season. Ms. Leavel charmed the audience for 90 minutes with stories of her life in the theatre and sang songs that she has become famous for, along with some musical surprises that were an absolute delight.

Vivian Reed Celebrates Lena Horne For Her Centennial At Feinstein's/54 Below Photo Vivian Reed Celebrates Lena Horne For Her Centennial At Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2018

VIVIAN REED, the two-time Tony Award-nominated Broadway star and concert artist called "remarkable and ferocious" by The New York Times and "a force of nature" by The New York Post, will continues her tribute to entertainment icon Lena Horne in a special centennial celebration at Feinstein's / 54 Below. For one more show on Wednesday, March 7, Reed will offer high-energy, fearless renditions of Lena classics such as "Stormy Weather," "The Lady is a Tramp," "A Fine Romance," "I've Grown Accustomed to His Face" and "On A Wonderful Day Like Today." She is accompanied by an all-star quartet featuring Conductor William Foster McDaniel on piano, Calvin Jones on bass, Damon DueWhite on drums and Don Tipton on guitar. Earlier this season, Vivian received the Mabel Mercer Award from the Mabel Mercer Foundation at Jazz at Lincoln Center.

Richard Skipper Celebrates John Kander Photo Richard Skipper Celebrates John Kander
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2018

Come to the Cabaret! Russ Woolley Proudly Presents Richard Skipper Celebrates... John Kander on his 91st Birthday with a cavalcade of Tony-winners, icons, and American musical theater notables from Broadway - today and yesteryear.

Roxy Regional Theatre Executive Director Ryan Bowie Serves Up 40 Characters In FULLY  Photo Roxy Regional Theatre Executive Director Ryan Bowie Serves Up 40 Characters In FULLY COMMITTED In Theotherspace
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2018

Nearly forty characters appear in the latest offering upstairs in the Roxy Regional Theatre's theotherspace, and all of them are played by Executive Director Ryan Bowie.

VIVIAN REED SINGS LENA HORNE Returns to Feinstein's/54 Below, 2/7 Photo VIVIAN REED SINGS LENA HORNE Returns to Feinstein's/54 Below, 2/7
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2018

VIVIAN REED, the two-time Tony Award-nominated Broadway star and concert artist called remarkable and ferocious by The New York Times and a force of nature by The New York Post, continues to honor entertainment icon Lena Horne in a special centennial celebration at Feinstein's / 54 Below. For two more shows February 7 and March 7 Reed offers high-energy, fearless renditions of Lena classics such as Stormy Weather, The Lady is a Tramp, A Fine Romance, I've Grown Accustomed to His Face and On A Wonderful Day Like Today. She is accompanied by an all-star quartet featuring Conductor William Foster McDaniel on piano, Calvin Jones on bass, Damon DueWhite on drums and Don Tipton on guitar. Earlier this season, Vivian received the Mabel Mercer Award from the Mabel Mercer Foundation at Jazz at Lincoln Center.

Coming Up Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below! Photo Coming Up Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2018

The the upcoming lineup of events coming your way next week at Feinstein's/54 Below!

Video: The Cast of SPAMILTON Performs Opening Number on FOX Photo Video: The Cast of SPAMILTON Performs Opening Number on FOX
by Stage Tube - Dec 27, 2017

Check out the cast of the Los Angeles parody smash, Spamilton, performing the show's opening number on Fox 11 this morning!

Off-Broadway's SPAMILTON Slates Winter Closing, Plans National Tour, London Show Photo Off-Broadway's SPAMILTON Slates Winter Closing, Plans National Tour, London Show
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2017

Theater fans have only a few weeks left to catch the Off-Broadway sensation Spamilton, as producers announced today the show will play its final performance on January 7, 2018.

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