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Date Of Birth:
January 17, 1931 (89)
Birth Place:
Arkabutla, MS, USA
Bio:
JAMES EARL JONES recently appeared in The Gin Game and made his Broadway debut in 1957 and has won Tony Awards for the Broadway productions of The Great White Hope and Fences; a Tony nomination for On Golden Pond; Drama Desk Awards for Othello, Les Blancs, Hamlet, The Cherry Orchard and Fences; Obie ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: January 17, 1931 (89)

Birth Place: Arkabutla, MS, USA

Bio:
JAMES EARL JONES recently appeared in The Gin Game and made his Broadway debut in 1957 and has won Tony Awards for the Broadway productions of The Great White Hope and Fences; a Tony nomination for On Golden Pond; Drama Desk Awards for Othello, Les Blancs, Hamlet, The Cherry Orchard and Fences; Obie ... (read complete bio)
Porchlight Shares Free And Premium Events In December Photo Porchlight Shares Free And Premium Events In December
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2020

Tickets for each of the online events are available at PorchlightMusicTheatre.org. Links are available for viewing 72 hours after purchase.  Porchlight also announces the return of the popular series celebrating the 90th birthday of Stephen Sondheim, [email protected] Roundtable with Michael Weber. The series returns Saturday, Dec. 5 at 7 p.m. CST with a discussion on Road Show with guests Deanna Dunagan, Chris Jones and Michael Mahler.

Voting Open For The BroadwayWorld Boston Awards; Cape Cod Theatre Company/HJT Leads T Photo Voting Open For The BroadwayWorld Boston Awards; Cape Cod Theatre Company/HJT Leads Theatre Of The Decade
by BWW Staff - Nov 25, 2020

Voting is open for the BroadwayWorld Boston Awards - which are back bigger than ever, celebrating the best in local theatre of the past decade! Voting is only only through December 31st, so make sure to have your say and vote!

BWW Previews: Beth Leavel Stops In On VIRTUAL HALSON November 27th Photo BWW Previews: Beth Leavel Stops In On VIRTUAL HALSON November 27th
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 24, 2020

This is the episode not to miss when Julie Halston dishes with Tony Award recipient Beth Leavel.

Amazon Studios Acquires COMING 2 AMERICA from Paramount Pictures Photo Amazon Studios Acquires COMING 2 AMERICA from Paramount Pictures
by TV News Desk - Nov 20, 2020

Amazon Studios has acquired worldwide rights to Coming 2 America from Paramount Pictures. This long-awaited sequel to the iconic comedy Coming to America will launch worldwide in over 240 countries and territories on Prime Video on March 5, 2021.

Fran and Barry Weissler Are Selling Their $13.2 Million Estate Photo Fran and Barry Weissler Are Selling Their $13.2 Million Estate
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2020

Broadway producers Fran and Barry Weissler are selling their $13.2 million estate in Waccabuc, NY.

BWW Previews: November 20th Is a Halston Double Header When Julie Welcomes Horn and G Photo BWW Previews: November 20th Is a Halston Double Header When Julie Welcomes Horn and Glick to VIRTUAL
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 17, 2020

Julie welcomes Misters Glick and Horn for a little virtual chat.

BWW Previews: Amanda Green and Julie Halston Go VIRTUAL HALSTON on November 13th Photo BWW Previews: Amanda Green and Julie Halston Go VIRTUAL HALSTON on November 13th
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 12, 2020

Season two, episode two keeps it fresh with another wonderful guest.

Van Wezel Announces Additional Virtual Programming and an Update on Live Performances Photo Van Wezel Announces Additional Virtual Programming and an Update on Live Performances
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2020

The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall has just announced additional virtual events! Dave Koz and Darlene Love present virtual concerts this holiday season, and BroadwayHD allows viewers to experience the magic of Broadway right in their own homes.

BWW Previews: Margaret Cho Goes VIRTUAL HALSTON on November 6th Photo BWW Previews: Margaret Cho Goes VIRTUAL HALSTON on November 6th
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 6, 2020

Now that Julie is back for season two, she's not resting when it comes to booking guests.

BWW Previews: Julie Halston's VIRTUAL HALSTON Returns October 30th With Special Guest Photo BWW Previews: Julie Halston's VIRTUAL HALSTON Returns October 30th With Special Guest Bill Irwin
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 28, 2020

After taking the month of October off to film a movie with longtime colleague Charles Busch, Ms. Halston is back for a second season of her online chat show VIRTUAL HALSTON

Shakespeare's Globe Announces Socially Distanced Open-Air Film Screenings and The Com Photo Shakespeare's Globe Announces Socially Distanced Open-Air Film Screenings and The Comedy Store Players
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2020

The Globe Theatre is to open 13 โ€“ 15 November, for a weekend of socially distanced, open-air film screenings.

BWW Previews: Bebe Winans & Julie Halston Go VIRTUAL on October 2nd Photo BWW Previews: Bebe Winans & Julie Halston Go VIRTUAL on October 2nd
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 1, 2020

Virtual Halston goes old-school legend.

The Center for Visual and Performing Arts Presents Performance Of LOVE LETTERS Benefi Photo The Center for Visual and Performing Arts Presents Performance Of LOVE LETTERS Benefiting The Caring Place Of NWI
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2020

The Center for Visual and Performing Arts, 1040 Ridge Road in Munster, will showcase one exclusive performance of the Pulitzer Prize nominated play by A.R. Gurney 'Love Letters' at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2.

Barry Jenkins Will Direct THE LION KING Live Action Sequel Photo Barry Jenkins Will Direct THE LION KING Live Action Sequel
by TV News Desk - Sep 29, 2020

Following the 2019 live-action remake, Disney has tapped Academy Award-winning director Barry Jenkins to helm the sequel to 'The Lion King.'

BWW Review: Porchlight Music Theatre's BROADWAY BY THE DECADE Photo BWW Review: Porchlight Music Theatre's BROADWAY BY THE DECADE
by Rachel Weinberg - Sep 28, 2020

Porchlight's streaming program BROADWAY BY THE DECADE provides some much needed musical theater cheer in this unprecedented and challenging year for Chicago theater.

VIDEO: On This Day, September 28- YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU Returns to Broadway Photo VIDEO: On This Day, September 28- YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU Returns to Broadway
by Stage Tube - Sep 28, 2020

Today we celebrate the Broadway revival of Kaufman and Hart's You Can't Take It with You, which opened on this day in 2014.

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, September 25- with SPELLING BEE Reunion, Next On Stage Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, September 25- with SPELLING BEE Reunion, Next On Stage: Dance Edition, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2020

Today (September 25) in live streaming: Meet the Next On Stage: Dance Edition Top 5, Spelling Bee reunites on Stars in the House, and so much more!

Debbie Allen, Allison Wright and More Announced to The Actors Fund's Board of Trustee Photo Debbie Allen, Allison Wright and More Announced to The Actors Fund's Board of Trustees
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2020

The Actors Fund announced today the election of four new members to its Board of Trustees: Debbie Allen, Nancy S. MacMillan, Elizabeth Reiko Kubota Whitney and Allison Wright.

BWW Previews: Big Laughs In Store as VIRTUAL HALSTON Welcomes Ann Harada and Barrett  Photo BWW Previews: Big Laughs In Store as VIRTUAL HALSTON Welcomes Ann Harada and Barrett Foa September 25th
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 24, 2020

What happens two funny Avenue Q alum join the funniest woman in New York...

VIDEO: Carolee Carmello, Jose Llana, Telly Leung & More Show Support for Biden/Harris Photo VIDEO: Carolee Carmello, Jose Llana, Telly Leung & More Show Support for Biden/Harris in 'The Soul of The Nation' Music Video
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2020

Prominent members of the Broadway Community joined together to sing their support for the Biden/Harris Presidential ticket in 'Soul of the Nation', lyrics (sung) by Christine Toy Johnson and (spoken) Notorious Pink, music by Kim D. Sherman and Scott Killian.

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