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Date of Birth: October 17, 1902
Date of Death: April 26, 1973 (70)

Birth Place: El Paso, TX, USA
BWW Blog: 2020 - A Reflection Photo BWW Blog: 2020 - A Reflection
by Student Blogger: Holden Childress - Nov 30, 2020

2020 has been quite the rollercoaster ride, huh?

Upcoming PIANO BAR LIVE! Presents Arjana Andris and Ivan Danylets, Gabrielle Elisabet Photo Upcoming PIANO BAR LIVE! Presents Arjana Andris and Ivan Danylets, Gabrielle Elisabeth & More
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2020

Featuring new performers with every show, the weekly, award-winning Piano Bar Live! streams tomorrow Tuesday, November 17th at 7:15 pm ET, with host Scott Barbarino. PBL! is continuing the long-established tradition of the piano bar-that special place where we can gather, entertain, support and create, as we connect with live music.

4th International Shakespeare In Prisons Conference Announced Photo 4th International Shakespeare In Prisons Conference Announced
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2020

Shakespeare at Notre Dame and the Shakespeare in Prisons Network (in partnership with the Folger Institute) announce the 4th International Shakespeare in Prisons Conference (SiPC4), commencing Monday, November 9th, 2020.  Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic SiPC4 will convene virtually.

The Cell Theatre Premieres TOLERANCE PARTY #2: ROLE CALL Photo The Cell Theatre Premieres TOLERANCE PARTY #2: ROLE CALL
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2020

Nancy Manocherian's the cell theatre in association with DimlyWit Productionswill broadcast the second installment of its Tolerance Party series entitled Role Call which will be available to stream via their website.

PIANO BAR LIVE! Continues With Jennifer Pace, Warren Schein, Aaron Lee Battle and Mor Photo PIANO BAR LIVE! Continues With Jennifer Pace, Warren Schein, Aaron Lee Battle and More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2020

Featuring new performers with every show, the weekly, award-winning Piano Bar Live! (PBL!) streams this Tuesday, July 28th at 7:15 pm ET with host Scott Barbarino and Ivan Danylets and Lydia Sabosto sharing piano duties.

Shakespeare At Notre Dame Awarded NEA Grant Photo Shakespeare At Notre Dame Awarded NEA Grant
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2020

Shakespeare at Notre Dame has been awarded a 2020-21 Shakespeare in American Communities grant, a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest.

BWW Blog: The Lovers, The Dreamers, and ME! Photo BWW Blog: The Lovers, The Dreamers, and ME!
by Student Blogger: Bella Bosco - Jun 8, 2020

I would like to officially welcome you to Life In The Key of B: Bella's take on Blogging for BroadwayWorld! I just finished my first year at Western Connecticut State University (nicknamed WestConn), and LOVED every minute of it.

La Jolla Playhouse Launches 2020 POP Tour, Developed In Partnership With National Dis Photo La Jolla Playhouse Launches 2020 POP Tour, Developed In Partnership With National Disability Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2020

La Jolla Playhouse is pleased to launch its 2020 Performance Outreach Program (POP) Tour production: Emily Driver's Great Race through Time and Space, by A.A. Brenner and Gregg Mozgala, directed by National Disability Theatre (NDT) Co-Executive Directors and Playhouse Artists-in-Residence Talleri A. McRae and Mickey Rowe. The production will tour schools throughout San Diego County January 29 a?" March 27.  Commissioned by the Playhouse, this world-premiere play for young audiences will also have four public performances on February 29 and March 1 at 1:00pm and 3:00pm at La Jolla Playhouse. Tickets are available at LaJollaPlayhouse.org or (858) 550-1010.

ROSES ARE BLIND, Featuring Boyd Gaines & Daniel Davis, to be Screened at Anthology Ar Photo ROSES ARE BLIND, Featuring Boyd Gaines & Daniel Davis, to be Screened at Anthology Archives
by TV News Desk - Jan 13, 2020

Roses are Blind, an award-winning film featuring 4-time Tony Award winner Boyd Gaines and Tony nominee Daniel Davis will have a screening in NYC on Wed. 1/15 at 8:15pm at Anthology Archives (62 Second Avenue) as part of the NewFilmmakers New York Film Festival. Tickets are $7 and go on sale at 5:30pm the night of screening at the Anthology Box Office. The film is directed by Gui Agustini, Executive Produced by Wendy J. White and co-written by Agustini and White.

BWW Review: GRUMPY OLD MEN at Broadway Palm Photo BWW Review: GRUMPY OLD MEN at Broadway Palm
by Fran Thomas - Jan 4, 2020

Going to see Broadway Palm's latest production, Grumpy Old Men, did this baby boomer's heart good. This show demonstrates that senior citizens can still fall in love and are still-gasp!-interested in sex. The seasoned performers belt out the songs and deliver the somewhat bawdy lines and gestures with impressive vigor.

Mariah Burks to Lead ANTIGONE at Cleveland Play House Photo Mariah Burks to Lead ANTIGONE at Cleveland Play House
by BWW News Desk - Dec 30, 2019

Cleveland Play House (CPH) Artistic Director Laura Kepley announced today the casting of Cleveland native Mariah Burks in the title role of the timeless Greek tragedy Antigone. Staged in the intimate Outcalt Theatre March 28th through April 19th, 2020, this contemporary translation is freely adapted by playwright Emily Mann from the classic play by Sophocles. Antigone is generously supported by Presenting Sponsor, DLR Group | Westlake Reed Leskosky.

Skylight Music Theatre Has Announced Cast and Creative Team For THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS Photo Skylight Music Theatre Has Announced Cast and Creative Team For THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2019

Skylight Music Theatre today announced the cast and creative team for The Gospel at Colonus running January 17-26, 2020 in the Cabot Theatre at the Broadway Theatre Center, 158 N. Broadway, in Milwaukee's Historic Third Ward.

MCCC's DESIRES OF A CRIMINAL Invited To Kennedy Center Festival Photo MCCC's DESIRES OF A CRIMINAL Invited To Kennedy Center Festival
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2019

After a three-show run at Mercer County Community College's (MCCC) Studio Theatre, the college's Academic and Dance Theatre students' performance of 'Desires of a Criminal, a Devised Theatrical Collage,' will return to local theatre for an encore performance that will support the show's appearance at the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) in January. 

Full Cast Announced For 107th Mountain Play HELLO, DOLLY! Photo Full Cast Announced For 107th Mountain Play HELLO, DOLLY!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2019

The Mountain Play a?" Casting is complete for the Mountain Play's production of HELLO, DOLLY! which will treat the San Francisco Bay Area to a parade of comedy, wonderful music and life affirming joy.

North Carolina Theatre Will Present HAVING OUR SAY Photo North Carolina Theatre Will Present HAVING OUR SAY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2019

North Carolina Theatre, the region's premiere nonprofit professional theatre, announced casting for its November production of Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years, playing November 8-17 at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh. Raised in Raleigh, trailblazing African-American activists, sisters and best friends Sadie and Bessie Delany - both over 100 years old - take audiences on an inspiring and entertaining journey as they recount the stories of their lives, from growing up on what is now the campus of Saint Augustine's University in Raleigh as the daughters of a former slave, to integrating a New York suburb during the Harlem Renaissance, and beyond.

The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol Presents NEIGHBORS Photo The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol Presents NEIGHBORS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2019

In November, The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol (806 San Marino Drive, The Villages, FL) will open its second production of its fourth season, a comedy written by Bernardo Cubria- Neighbors: A Fair Trade Agreement.

Rogue Machine Opens MISS LILY GETS BONED Photo Rogue Machine Opens MISS LILY GETS BONED
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2019

Rogue Machine presents the West Coast Premiere of Bekah Brunstetter's a?oeMISS LILLY GETS BONEDa?? directed by Robin Larsen.

New York Actors Take Over Award-Winning Web Series SORRY, ARI In Tribute To NYC Photo New York Actors Take Over Award-Winning Web Series SORRY, ARI In Tribute To NYC
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2019

SORRY ARI is a 15-episode comedy web series that follows Ari, a positive guy with the absolute worst luck in the world. It was selected as One of the Best Web Series by INDIEWIRE alongside Jerry Seinfeld and recently won Breakout Series at Glow Fest LA.  It has been featured at the HollyWeb Festival, The Upright Citizens Brigade in Los Angeles, WhoHaHa, Funny or Die and FilmShortage.

The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol Announces JOHN & JEN Photo The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol Announces JOHN & JEN
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2019

In September, The Studio Theatre Tierra del Sol (806 San Marino Drive, The Villages, FL) will open the first production of its fourth season with the musical John & Jen, with Music by Andrew Lippa & Lyrics by Tom Greenwald and Book by Lippa and Greenwald. 

New Perspectives Theatre Company Announces 2019 Playwriting & Directing Fellows For T Photo New Perspectives Theatre Company Announces 2019 Playwriting & Directing Fellows For The Women's Work Short Play Lab
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2019

New Perspectives Theatre Company (NPTC) is pleased to announce their 2019 Playwriting and Directing Fellows, for the 11th Annual Women's Work Short Play LAB.

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