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Date of Birth: August 12, 1893
Date of Death: January 10, 1968 (74)

Birth Place: Attleboro, MA, USA
HBO Max Announces Powerhouse Cast for LGBTQ+ Docuseries EQUAL Photo HBO Max Announces Powerhouse Cast for LGBTQ+ Docuseries EQUAL
by TV News Desk - Aug 25, 2020

HBO Max has released the names and images of the actors set to portray iconic LGBTQ+ activists in the upcoming four-part docuseries EQUAL, premiering as a binge drop in October 2020 during LGBT History Month.

PLAY OF THE DAY! Today's Play: DEATH OF A SALESMAN by Arthur Miller Photo PLAY OF THE DAY! Today's Play: DEATH OF A SALESMAN by Arthur Miller
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2020

During this time when productions all over the world have been put on pause, we are coming together to celebrate plays that have left their mark on theater history. This week we will be focusing on the plays of Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, Arthur Miller. Today's play, Death of a Salesman!

Rachel Hirshfeld, DETOUR Gallery And Acclaimed Actors Collaborate For Worthy Cause Photo Rachel Hirshfeld, DETOUR Gallery And Acclaimed Actors Collaborate For Worthy Cause
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2018

When art imitates life, the experience is always intriguing...when life imitates art, it is spellbinding. Acclaimed animal-rights activists and good-works charities, SoupBoneCharities.org and the Associated Humane Societies on Shafto Road in Tinton Falls, NJ, have some passionate friends in the theatrical and visual arts. This April 17th, renowned DETOUR Gallery of Red Bank, New Jersey, local playwright/director, Thomas Ryan Ward, and acclaimed Monmouth County talents are coming together for a one-night-only event to raise some much-needed funds for animals in need.

Photo Flash: Tommy Tune Benefit Concert Raises Over $183K for Maltz Jupiter Theatre Photo Photo Flash: Tommy Tune Benefit Concert Raises Over $183K for Maltz Jupiter Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2017

An exclusive November benefit concert by legendary performer, director and choreographer Tommy Tune raised more than $183,000 for the not-for-profit Maltz Jupiter Theatre. BroadwayWorld has photos from the evening below!

Tony-Winning Play ALL THE WAY Opens This Friday at Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

???????Political intrigue takes center stage at Actors' Playhouse in the Tony Award-winning drama All The Way by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan.

Photo Flash: CULTURE & COCKTAILS at The Colony Welcomes 100 Guests for Talk by Jewelry Designer Coomi
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2017

Rena Blades, President & Chief Executive Officer of the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County, said about 100 fascinated guests attended last week's CULTURE & COCKTAILS at The Colony Hotel Pavilion in Palm Beach. Scroll down for photos from the event!

Photo Flash: Cultural Council of Palm Beach County Welcomes 140 Fans to January's CULTURE & COCKTAILS At The Colony
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

Rena Blades, President & Chief Executive Officer of the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County, today announced that the second Conversation of this season's CULTURE & COCKTAILS series attracted more than 140 people last Monday to The Colony Hotel Pavilion, located at 155 Hammon Avenue in Palm Beach. 

Harlem Globetrotters Tip-Off 2017 World Tour With Televised Special on ESPN2, 1/2
by TV News Desk - Dec 29, 2016

Marking an exciting new 2017 World Tour, the Harlem Globetrottersannounced today that they will bring their unparalleled entertainment to television screens with a new one-hour nationally televised special entitled, The Harlem Globetrotters Southern California Special, premiering onESPN2, on Monday, Jan. 2 at 7 p.m. ET.

Photo Flash: Cultural Council of PB County Hosts Season's First CULTURE & COCKTAILS at the Colony
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2016

Rena Blades, President & Chief Executive Officer of the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County, today announced that the first Conversation of the new season of the popular series CULTURE & COCKTAILS attracted more than 80 people last Monday to The Colony Hotel Pavilion, located at 155 Hammon Avenue in Palm Beach. Scroll down for photos!

Remix of Harlem Globetrotters' Theme Song 'Sweet Georgia Brown' Now Available On iTunes
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2016

As part of their 90 th year celebration, the world famous Harlem Globetrotters commissioned Grammy Award-winning producer/songwriter Teddy Riley to remix the team's legendary theme song, 'Sweet Georgia Brown.' That remix is now available for purchase for the first time ever on iTunes.

Photo Flash: CULTURE & COCKTAILS at The Colony Closes Season with 4 Talented Pianists, 120 Fans
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2016

Rena Blades, President & Chief Executive Officer of the Cultural Council of Palm Beach County, today announced that this season's final CULTURE & COCKTAILS event attracted more than 120 people to The Colony Hotel Pavilion, located at 155 Hammon Avenue in Palm Beach. Scroll down for photos from the event!

Photo Flash: First Look at Brandon Potter and More in ALL THE WAY at Dallas Theater Center
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2016

Alley Theatre and Dallas Theater Center's co-production of ALL THE WAY, the Tony Award-winning play about President Lyndon Baines Johnson, starring Brandon Potter in the title role, continues at Dallas Theater Center through this Sunday, March 27, 2016. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

OPERA America Announces Recipients of 'Opera Grants for Female Composers'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2014

OPERA America, the national service organization for opera, is pleased to announce the first round of recipients of its new program: Opera Grants for Female Composers, made possible through the generosity of The Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation. From among the 112 eligible applicants, an independent adjudication panel selected eight composers. The recipients have each been awarded $12,500 to support the development of their compositions listed below.

UCLA Film & Television Archive to Kick Off CHAMPION: THE STANLEY KRAMER CENTENNIAL Series, 8/9
by Movies News Desk - Aug 7, 2013

Opening Night of the UCLA Film & Television Archive Film Series: 'CHAMPION: THE STANLEY KRAMER CENTENNIAL' is set for Friday, August 9, 2013 at the Billy Wilder Theater, 10899 Wilshire Boulevard (at the corner of Westwood Boulevard), Los Angeles, Calif.

Jewelry Designer Alex Woo Designs Baseball Themed Jewelry
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2013

Beginning just in time for the Midsummer Classic's return to the Big Apple, New York fine jeweler Alex Woo has fashioned a new Major League Baseball themed collection, marking its first professional sports licensing agreement. Inspired by today's modern woman, the collection delicately balances effortless style and sporty chic and will include all 30 MLB teams.

THE SMITH TAPES COLLECTION 4 -WOODSTOCK Released Today
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2013

Unearthed after more than 40 years and unheard since their original airing, the recordings of Village Voice 'Scenes' columnist and radio personality Howard Smith are now available for the first time. Containing over 100 interviews, The Smith Tapes will be released in monthly installments on digital retailers iTunes and Amazon. Following Collection 1-Fillmore East, Collection 2 Aquarian Theatre and Collection 3-Everything's Not Okay comes Collection 4-Woodstock. This new offering features interviews with Ravi Shankar, Joe Cocker, Woodstock producers John Roberts and Joel Rosenman, Sly Stone, John Lennon and Yoko Ono from their Bed-In, live Reports from the Woodstock festival and commentary on the Woodstock film. Please see full track listing and details below.

THE SMITH TAPES COLLECTION 4 -WOODSTOCK Set for Release, 2/12
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2013

Unearthed after more than 40 years and unheard since their original airing, the recordings of Village Voice 'Scenes' columnist and radio personality Howard Smith are now available for the first time. Containing over 100 interviews, The Smith Tapes will be released in monthly installments on digital retailers iTunes and Amazon. Following Collection 1-Fillmore East, Collection 2 Aquarian Theatre and Collection 3-Everything's Not Okay comes Collection 4-Woodstock. This new offering features interviews with Ravi Shankar, Joe Cocker, Woodstock producers John Roberts and Joel Rosenman, Sly Stone, John Lennon and Yoko Ono from their Bed-In, live Reports from the Woodstock festival and commentary on the Woodstock film. Please see full track listing and details below.

THE SMITH TAPES, COLLECTION #2: AQUARIAN THEATER Set for Release on iTunes Today
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2012

Unearthed after more than forty years and unheard since their original airing, the recordings of Village Voice "Scenes" columnist and radio personality HoWard Smith are now available for the first time. Containing over 100 interviews, The Smith Tapes will be released in monthly installments on digital retailers iTunes and Amazon. Collection #1: Fillmore East was released on November 20 with Collection #2: Aquarian Theater due today, December 18.

THE SMITH TAPES, COLLECTION #2: AQUARIAN THEATER Set for Release on iTunes, 12/18
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2012

Unearthed after more than forty years and unheard since their original airing, the recordings of Village Voice "Scenes" columnist and radio personality Howard Smith are now available for the first time. Containing over 100 interviews, The Smith Tapes will be released in monthly installments on digital retailers iTunes and Amazon. Collection #1: Fillmore East was released on November 20 with Collection #2: Aquarian Theater due December 18. The latest collection contains interviews with John Lennon and Yoko Ono, Dennis Hopper and Peter Fonda, Jim Morrison, Arlo Guthrie, James Rado and Gerome Ragni and Dick Gregory. See full track listing and details below.

THE SMITH TAPES - COLLECTION #1-FILLMORE EAST To Be Released On Itunes 11/29!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2012

Unearthed after more than forty years and unheard since their original airing, the recordings of Village Voice "Scenes" columnist and radio personality Howard Smith are available for the first time on iTunes beginning November 20.

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