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Date Of Birth:
May 16, 1905
Date Of Death:
August 12, 1982 (77)
Birth Place:
Grand Island, NE, USA
 
Date of Birth: May 16, 1905
Date of Death: August 12, 1982 (77)

Birth Place: Grand Island, NE, USA
Tibbits Summer Theatre Closes Season With ON GOLDEN POND Photo Tibbits Summer Theatre Closes Season With ON GOLDEN POND
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 22, 2021

A golden way to end the summer, Tibbits Summer Theatre will close its 58th professional summer theatre season with 'On Golden Pond' July 28 through August 6 at the historic Tibbits Opera House.

Award-Winning Television Director John Erman Has Passed Away at Age 85 Photo Award-Winning Television Director John Erman Has Passed Away at Age 85
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 30, 2021

Noted television director and producer John Erman, who directed episodes of many of the great television shows and TV movies and mini-series from the early sixties all the way into the 2000’s, died in New York on June 25th after a brief illness.

Writer, Producer, Director and Actor, Ernest Thompson, Signs With Roth & Associates E Photo Writer, Producer, Director and Actor, Ernest Thompson, Signs With Roth & Associates East Inc.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 27, 2021

His work has been nominated for a Tony, an Emmy and a British Academy Award. His more than 35 plays have been seen in theatres around the world.

What's On Stage This Summer? Check Out Our Guide To Theatre Across The Country! Photo What's On Stage This Summer? Check Out Our Guide To Theatre Across The Country!
by Alan Henry - Apr 24, 2021

We've rounded up some of the top productions on stage this summer! Find something near you to see using our comprehensive guide below!

Laurel Little Theatre to Present ON GOLDEN POND Photo Laurel Little Theatre to Present ON GOLDEN POND
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 20, 2021

This month, Laurel audiences get a real treat when Steven and Catherine take on the leading roles of Norman and Ethel Thayer in the classic play “ON GOLDEN POND.”  Those are the roles that won Best Actor Oscar awards for Henry Fonda and Katherine Hepburn in the hit 1981 movie version.

BWW Interview: Valerie Schillawski, Jen Knight, and Deborah Moylan of LEGENDS AND BRI Photo BWW Interview: Valerie Schillawski, Jen Knight, and Deborah Moylan of LEGENDS AND BRIDGE at Dramatically Incorrect Theater Group & Dance Company
by Shari Barrett - Apr 16, 2021

LEGENDS AND BRIDGE is a comedy imagining former, silver-screen legend Joan Crawford (matronly, washed-up, and pickled on spiked Pepsi) who invites Judy Garland (recently fired from her CBS TV show) and Bette Davis (bitter at no longer being the “Queen of Hollywood”) up to her Manhattan apartment in 1964 to live with her as they work on a “secret” film project. I find it difficult to believe anyone reading this does not already know about the three screen legends featured in the show. But just to be sure, I decided to interview the three actors portraying them to find out more about what it was like to portray such well-known personalities.

Al Hirschfeld Foundation Presents New Exhibition IT GOES SO FAST: OUR TOWN BY HIRSCHF Photo Al Hirschfeld Foundation Presents New Exhibition IT GOES SO FAST: OUR TOWN BY HIRSCHFELD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 22, 2021

The Al Hirschfeld Foundation is presenting its latest online exhibition, 'It Goes So Fast: Our Town by Hirschfeld.' Now live through May 15, the exhibition features Hirschfeld's reflections of the legendary Thornton Wilder drama featuring artists including Frances Conroy, Henry Fonda, Spalding Gray, Helen Hayes, and more.

Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival Auctions Celebrity Memorabilia Photo Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival Auctions Celebrity Memorabilia
by Stephi Wild - Mar 11, 2021

The Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival celebrates twenty-eight years of presenting and supporting and empowering female performing artists with a very special silent auction, featuring distinctive works of art and one-of-a-kind celebrity and Hollywood memorabilia.

Theater Stories: WICKED, STARLIGHT EXPRESS, SWEENEY TODD, The Theater Hall of Fame &  Photo Theater Stories: WICKED, STARLIGHT EXPRESS, SWEENEY TODD, The Theater Hall of Fame & More About The Gershwin Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 28, 2021

Today's Theater Stories features the Gershwin Theatre! Learn about the theatre's longest running show, Wicked; the extravagant production of Starlight Express; the Theater Hall of fame featuring theater's biggest names, and more!

BWW Exclusive: Jane Fonda Discusses Cultural Impact in New Documentary STILL WORKING  Photo BWW Exclusive: Jane Fonda Discusses Cultural Impact in New Documentary STILL WORKING 9 TO 5
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 23, 2021

'It validated [women's] thoughts that it ain't fair. It ain't fitting. As good workers, they shouldn't be treated that way,' Fonda says of '9 to 5,' which she starred in alongside Lily Tomlin and Dolly Parton. 

TCM Big Screen Classics Series Begins Jan. 24 & 27 With THE MALTESE FALCON Photo TCM Big Screen Classics Series Begins Jan. 24 & 27 With THE MALTESE FALCON
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 15, 2021

Next year, film aficionados can enjoy a yearlong journey spanning nine decades of cinema history, through a dozen of some of the movie industry’s greatest titles, as Fathom Events and Turner Classic Movies present the seventh annual TCM Big Screen Classics series.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of December 21 - MOULIN ROUGE! Songbook, ESTEL Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of December 21 - MOULIN ROUGE! Songbook, ESTELLA SCROOGE Cast Recording, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Dec 23, 2020

This week's list includes the songbook to Moulin Rouge! the Musical. Also, check out the Estella Scrooge cast album featuring Danny Burstein, Betsy Wolfe, Lauren Patten, Patrick Page, Carolee Carmello, and more.

CULTURE & COCKTAILS Attracts 200+ To Online Chat With Hollywood Historian Scott Eyman Photo CULTURE & COCKTAILS Attracts 200+ To Online Chat With Hollywood Historian Scott Eyman
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 10, 2020

Dave Lawrence, President & CEO of the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County, welcomed 200+ online visitors to this season's kick-off CULTURE & COCKTAILS last night. The fun theme of this season's series of “Conversations” is Cool People Doing Neat Stuff!

Concord Theatricals Acquires Licensing Rights to Thornton Wilder's OUR TOWN (MULTILIN Photo Concord Theatricals Acquires Licensing Rights to Thornton Wilder's OUR TOWN (MULTILINGUAL)
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 5, 2020

Concord Theatricals has announced that it has secured exclusive licensing rights in North America to Our Town (Multilingual) by Thornton Wilder, with translations by Nilo Cruz and Jeff Augustin, for its Samuel French imprint.

CULTURE & COCKTAILS Returns Virtually With Hollywood Historian Scott Eyman Photo CULTURE & COCKTAILS Returns Virtually With Hollywood Historian Scott Eyman
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 26, 2020

Dave Lawrence, President & CEO of the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County today reminded friends and fans that the 2020-2021 season of the popular series CULTURE & COCKTAILS will kick off on Monday, November 9. The fun theme of this season's series of “Conversations” is Cool People Doing Neat Stuff!

CULTURE & COCKTAILS Kicks Off 16th Season with Hollywood Historian Scott Eyman Photo CULTURE & COCKTAILS Kicks Off 16th Season with Hollywood Historian Scott Eyman
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 5, 2020

Dave Lawrence, President & CEO of the Cultural Council for Palm Beach County today announced the 2020-2021 season of the popular series CULTURE & COCKTAILS, which will kick off on November 9. The fun theme of this season's series of 'Conversations' is Cool People Doing Neat Stuff!

Kimberly Faith Hickman to Leave Her Role as Artistic Director at OCP
by Stephi Wild - Oct 2, 2020

After serving as artistic director for four-and-a-half years, Kimberly Faith Hickman has announced she is leaving her role at the Omaha Community Playhouse (OCP) at the end of 2020. Hickman plans to return to OCP in spring of 2021 as a guest director for the highly anticipated production of Willy Wonka and to teach for OCPa??s Henry Fonda Theatre Academy.

Theater Stories: MEAN GIRLS Box Office Records, Backstage Traditions and More About T Photo Theater Stories: MEAN GIRLS Box Office Records, Backstage Traditions and More About The August Wilson Theatre!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 5, 2020

Today's Theater Stories features The August Wilson Theatre!

Food For Thought Productions Brings Live Theater Back to NYC Photo Food For Thought Productions Brings Live Theater Back to NYC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2020

Food For Thought Productions, the award-winning theatre company, which began life in September 2000, may be the answer to the questiona?"How do you provide live theatre during a time when we are told to isolate and keep a distance?

Al Hirschfeld Foundation Launches Online Exhibition, SOCIALLY DISTANT THEATER: The So Photo Al Hirschfeld Foundation Launches Online Exhibition, SOCIALLY DISTANT THEATER: The Solo Show As Seen By Hirschfeld
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2020

The Al Hirschfeld Foundation has announced the first in a series of online exhibitions exploring the work of one of the most iconic artists of the last century. On May 11, the Foundation will open a special exhibition for these times: 'SOCIALLY DISTANT THEATER: The Solo Show As Seen By Hirschfeld', a collection of 25 drawings, paintings, collages, and prints documenting a half century of one person shows.

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