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Herbert Ross News

 
Date Of Birth:
May 13, 1927
Date Of Death:
October 09, 2001 (74)
Birth Place:
Brooklyn, NY, USA
 
Date of Birth: May 13, 1927
Date of Death: October 09, 2001 (74)

Birth Place: Brooklyn, NY, USA
Richard Skipper Celebrates Anastasia Barzee Tonight Photo Richard Skipper Celebrates Anastasia Barzee Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2020

Tonight's episode of Richard Skipper Celebrates... will feature Anastasia Barzee! Hosted by Richard Skipper, the virtual event will stream live through Richard Skipper Celebrates on Facebook and YouTube. Tune in on August 31, 5 PM ET/2PM PT.

Richard Skipper Celebrates Anastasia Barzee Monday, August 31 Photo Richard Skipper Celebrates Anastasia Barzee Monday, August 31
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2020

This Monday, Richard Skipper Celebrates Anastasia Barzee! Streaming LIVE through Richard Skipper Celebrates on Facebook and Youtube. 

10 Things You Might Not Know About... Stephen Sondheim Photo 10 Things You Might Not Know About... Stephen Sondheim
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 30, 2020

Check out a few of the more obscure tidbits on the life and career of the great Stephen Sondheim as he becomes the first subject of our new series 10 Things You Might Not Know About...

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Film Director Joel Schumacher Passes Away at Age 80 Photo THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Film Director Joel Schumacher Passes Away at Age 80
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2020

Veteran filmmaker, Joel Schumacher, the director behind the film adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera, has passed away at age 80.

Streaming Review: THE GOODBYE GIRL ��" Neil Simon's Timeless Gem Photo Streaming Review: THE GOODBYE GIRL ��" Neil Simon's Timeless Gem
by Marina Kennedy - May 4, 2020

New Yorkers and many more will enjoy viewing 'The Goodbye Girl,' a 1977 movie that has timeless charm.

BWW Exclusive: The 101 Greatest MOVIE MUSICALS of All Time Photo BWW Exclusive: The 101 Greatest MOVIE MUSICALS of All Time
by Peter Nason - Mar 30, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the best film musicals since the sound era began; see if your favorites made the list!

BWW Feature: BROADWAY VS. HOLLYWOOD Parte 3°    I Film tratti dai Musical Di Sir And Photo BWW Feature: BROADWAY VS. HOLLYWOOD Parte 3° I Film tratti dai Musical Di Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber
by ETTORE FARRATTINI - Mar 26, 2020

Chi non ha in casa almeno un cd in cui non ci sia una canzone di Andrew Lloyd Weber: che sia un original cast recording, una compilation o semplicemente una cover, le composizioni di Lloyd Weber sono tra le più conosciute canzoni di musical al mondo. Tutti i più grandi interpreti si sono prima o poi cimentati in una delle sue composizioni tanto che sarebbe impossibile citarli tutti. Se i musical di Sir Andrew sono tra i più visti al mondo e detengono record invidiabili di durata in cartellone sia a Broadway che nel West End, altrettanto non si può dire delle versioni cinematografiche che non sempre sono ben riuscite. Cerchiamo di analizzarne il perché.

A Guide to Barbra Streisand Movie Musicals! Photo A Guide to Barbra Streisand Movie Musicals!
by Abigail Charpentier - Dec 13, 2019

Barbra Streisand's impressive career spans over six decades and has garnered her great acclaim. She's won dozens of awards and is one of the few entertainers to collect an EGOT a?' an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony Award. Although she started her professional life on stage and with her studio recordings, she skyrocketed to fame in the late 1960s with the start of her film career.

Broadway's Mary Setrakian Comes To The Triad Photo Broadway's Mary Setrakian Comes To The Triad
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2019

No need for a spotlight when MARY SETRAKIAN Lets the Sun Shine!

TIFF Cinematheque Announces 2019 Festival Selection Photo TIFF Cinematheque Announces 2019 Festival Selection
by TV News Desk - Aug 8, 2019

In a nod to its commitment to film preservation, the Toronto International Film Festival​ announced today that the 2019 TIFF Cinematheque programme at the Festival will feature select screenings in 35mm, with two prints coming from the TIFF Film Reference Library Screening Collection, the organization's own film library. The narrative titles selected will be preceded by guest introductions from Festival filmmakers past and present.

Mary Setrakian, Eric Anthony Lopez, Katie Routson & William Toft Lead LET THE SUN SHI Photo Mary Setrakian, Eric Anthony Lopez, Katie Routson & William Toft Lead LET THE SUN SHINE At Sydney Opera House
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2019

Broadway Soprano & Master Voice Teacher Mary Setrakian is currently embarking on her LET THE SUN SHINE U.S. & Australian TOUR, with Musical Direction by Matt Rofe. LET THE SUN SHINE is slated for Sydney Opera House on July 28th, 2019.

Xoregos Performing Company Presents Play By Famed Hollywood Screenwriter Photo Xoregos Performing Company Presents Play By Famed Hollywood Screenwriter
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2019

The Xoregos Performing Company is presenting a new play at Theater for the New City by Arnold Schulman, a playwright and screenwriter who has been nominated for two Academy Awards and written for Broadway.

Theater for the New City Presents SIGN IN THE SIX O'CLOCK SKY Photo Theater for the New City Presents SIGN IN THE SIX O'CLOCK SKY
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2019

The Xoregos Performing Company is presenting a new play at Theater for the New City by Arnold Schulman, a playwright and screenwriter who has been nominated for two Academy Awards and written for Broadway. Schulman's Sign in the Six O'Clock Sky debuts at Theater for the New City March 14 and runs through March 31. Shela Xoregos directs the production. Tickets are $18 and $15 for seniors and students.

Works & Process At The Guggenheim Presents The Washington Ballet - 3/10-3/11 Photo Works & Process At The Guggenheim Presents The Washington Ballet - 3/10-3/11
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2019

Works & Process, the performing arts series at the Guggenheim, presents The Washington Ballet: Julie Kent with Dana Genshaft and Ethan Stiefel on Sunday, March 10 and Monday, March 11, 2019 at 7:30pm.

Xoregos Performing Company Presents Play By Famed Hollywood Screenwriter Photo Xoregos Performing Company Presents Play By Famed Hollywood Screenwriter
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2019

The Xoregos Performing Company is presenting a new play at Theater for the New City by Arnold Schulman, a playwright and screenwriter who has been nominated for two Academy Awards and written for Broadway.

Strong As Steel And Delicate As Magnolias! L.A. Theatreworks Presents  STEEL MAGNOLIA Photo Strong As Steel And Delicate As Magnolias! L.A. Theatreworks Presents STEEL MAGNOLIAS At The McCallum
by David Green - Feb 6, 2019

The McCallum Theatre presents L.A. Theatre Works' production of Steel Magnolias on Monday, February 25, at 7:00pm. Strong as steel and delicate as magnolias. The six women of Chinquapin, Louisiana, face life's ups and downs together in this beloved comedy/drama. Truvy's home beauty parlor is their gathering place, where they gossip, needle, and jab each other through the best of times and comfort and repair one another through the worst. Based on the hit Off-Broadway show that became a star-studded motion picture in 1989, this is a funny, poignant tale of female friendship and the unbreakable mother-daughter bond.

L.A. Theatre Works Presents STEEL MAGNOLIAS At MPAC Photo L.A. Theatre Works Presents STEEL MAGNOLIAS At MPAC
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2019

L.A. Theatre Works will bring its signature radio-theater hybrid style to Morristown on Friday, March 8 as it presents Steel Magnolias.  The play is a funny, heartbreaking story of female empowerment and resilience by Robert Harling, is directed by Brian Kite and features a company of six diverse women including Shannon Holt, Elisa Bocanegra, Monica McSwain, Inger Tudor, Cerris Morgan-Moyer and Patti Yasutake.

Photo Flash: GORGEOUS: A BARBARA HARRIS TRIBUTE at The Green Room 42 Photo Photo Flash: GORGEOUS: A BARBARA HARRIS TRIBUTE at The Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2018

At 83, the Second City founding member, Tony-award winning performer, and Oscar-nominated actor Barbara Harris passed away on August 21st of this year. Under the direction of Alex Beck (Disney's The Happiest Millionaire 50th Anniversary) and the music direction of Andy Roninson (Take a Ten Podcast), The Green Room 42  presented an evening of song and remembrance with 'Gorgeous: A Barbara Harris Tribute' on October 2nd.

BWW Interview: Playwright Martin Casella and BLACK TOM ISLAND at Premiere Stages Photo BWW Interview: Playwright Martin Casella and BLACK TOM ISLAND at Premiere Stages
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 3, 2018

Premiere Stages at Kean University will present Martin Casella's 'Black Tom Island' from October 11 to October 21 at the 1882 Carriage House, Liberty Hall Museum. Broadwayworld.com had the pleasure of interviewing Casella about his career and the upcoming show.

L.A. Theatre Works Launches 15th National Tour with STEEL MAGNOLIAS Photo L.A. Theatre Works Launches 15th National Tour with STEEL MAGNOLIAS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2018

Beginning Oct. 12,L.A. Theatre Works will bring its signature radio-theater hybrid style to 29 venues across the U.S. as part of the company's 15th annual national tour. Steel Magnolias, a funny, heartbreaking story of female empowerment and resilience by Robert Harling, is directed byBrian Kite and features acompany of six diverse women including Shannon Holt, Elisa Bocanegra,Monica McSwain, Inger Tudor, Cerris Morgan-Moyer and Patti Yasutake.

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