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Bio:
From Philadelphia. Broadway: King Kong, The Scottsboro Boys, Chicago and A Chorus Line (Richie). West End: The Scottsboro Boys (Ozie/Ruby), A Chorus Line - Revival (London Palladium Theatre). National Tour: Jersey Boys, Cinderella, Fame the Musical. Regional Theatre: Kiss Me, Kate (Old Globe), Once ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
From Philadelphia. Broadway: King Kong, The Scottsboro Boys, Chicago and A Chorus Line (Richie). West End: The Scottsboro Boys (Ozie/Ruby), A Chorus Line - Revival (London Palladium Theatre). National Tour: Jersey Boys, Cinderella, Fame the Musical. Regional Theatre: Kiss Me, Kate (Old Globe), Once ... (read complete bio)
AIN'T TOO PROUD First National Tour Announces Complete Casting Photo AIN'T TOO PROUD First National Tour Announces Complete Casting
by Stephi Wild - Oct 26, 2021

After a week of public performances at Durham Performing Arts Center, the tour will officially launch at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. this December, before continuing to 50+ cities across North America, including a homecoming to The Temptations roots in Detroit.

J. Harrison Ghee Takes Over Our Instagram Today! Photo J. Harrison Ghee Takes Over Our Instagram Today!
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 3, 2021

J. Harrison Ghee, currently starring as Velma Kelly in The Muny's production of Chicago, is taking over our Instagram today to share with our followers a behind-the-scenes look at the show!

VIDEO: J. Harrison Ghee and Emily Skinner Perform 'Class' in The Muny's CHICAGO Photo VIDEO: J. Harrison Ghee and Emily Skinner Perform 'Class' in The Muny's CHICAGO
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 2, 2021

Emily Skinner and J. Harrison Ghee stars as Matron 'Mama' Morton and Velma Kelly, respectively, in this new clip from The Muny's production of Chicago!

Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of The Muny's CHICAGO Starring J. Harrison Ghee, Sara Photo Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of The Muny's CHICAGO Starring J. Harrison Ghee, Sarah Bowden, Emily Skinner & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2021

The Muny opened their production of Chicago yesterday, August 30, 2021! Start the car and head to a “whoopee spot” where crime and corruption are hot! Kander and Ebb’s internationally acclaimed musical about fame, fortune and justice features a headline-worthy story of how two icon-victs become Jazz Age celebrities.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At CHICAGO at The Muny Photo VIDEO: Get A First Look At CHICAGO at The Muny
by Alan Henry - Aug 31, 2021

The Muny is transporting audiences to the roaring 20s with Kander and Ebb's Chicago, the fifth and final show of the theatre's 103rd season, running Aug. 30 - Sept. 5. Get a first look at the show!

BWW Review: CHICAGO at The Muny Photo BWW Review: CHICAGO at The Muny
by James Lindhorst - Aug 31, 2021

The classic Kander and Ebb musical Chicago opened tonight at The Muny and runs through Sunday, September 5th. Chicago is the story of two murderesses, Velma Kelly and Roxie Hart, who vie for criminal celebrity status. This is an innovative and entertaining production that slays the audience. The Muny has staged literal musical theater magic with this final production of their 103rd season.

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsal for CHICAGO at The Muny Photo VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsal for CHICAGO at The Muny
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 27, 2021

The Muny is prepping to transport audiences to the roaring 20s with Kander and Ebb's Chicago, the fifth and final show of the theatre's 103rd season, running Aug. 30 - Sept. 5.

Photos: BLACK BROADWAY MEN Celebrates One Year With Mixer In Harlem Photo Photos: BLACK BROADWAY MEN Celebrates One Year With Mixer In Harlem
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 20, 2021

On Saturday, August 14th, BLACK BROADWAY MEN united in Harlem, New York to celebrate the one-year anniversary existence of the nonprofit organization.

The Muny Announces Complete Cast, Design and Production Team for CHICAGO Photo The Muny Announces Complete Cast, Design and Production Team for CHICAGO
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 21, 2021

The Muny announced today its complete cast, design and production team for Chicago, the fifth and final show of the theatre’s 103rd season. Chicago runs Aug. 30 – Sept. 5 and is proudly sponsored by Missouri Lottery.  

Westport Country Playhouse And WSHU Public Radio Partner For SPECIAL DELIVERY Radio P Photo Westport Country Playhouse And WSHU Public Radio Partner For SPECIAL DELIVERY Radio Play
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 1, 2021

Westport Country Playhouse Radio Theater, a free-of-charge broadcast series, in partnership with WSHU Public Radio, will present the new audio play combining humor and suspense, “Special Delivery,” on Saturday, July 10, at 1:06 p.m. (following a news update at top of the hour), with a rebroadcast on Sunday, July 11, at 4:06 p.m.

Start Meeting The Muny's Principal Casts Photo Start Meeting The Muny's Principal Casts
by - Jun 17, 2021

The St Louis Muny is Proud to Announce Principal Casting for their 2021 Season - tickets are available at Muny.org

Kate Rockwell, J. Harrison Ghee, Natascia Diaz, Emily Skinner, Kendra Kassenbaum and  Photo Kate Rockwell, J. Harrison Ghee, Natascia Diaz, Emily Skinner, Kendra Kassenbaum and More Will Lead The Muny's 2021 Summer Season
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 14, 2021

After what will be a 23-month intermission, The Muny's 103rd season will open with the Muny premiere of Smokey Joe's Cafe, followed by The Sound of Music, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, On Your Feet! and Chicago.

James T. Lane's TRIPLE THREAT Will Play Zeiders American Dream Theater Photo James T. Lane's TRIPLE THREAT Will Play Zeiders American Dream Theater
by Nicole Rosky - May 3, 2021

A ”Triple Threat” in show business is a performer with all the goods—a performer who sings and dances and acts. James T. Lane is that performer. Directed and Choreographed by Kenny Ingram, and Written by James T. Lane, Triple Threat will be presented by Zeiders American Dream Theater May 6 through May 9, 2021.

Wake Up With BWW 4/14: Glenn Close on the SUNSET BOULEVARD Film, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 4/14: Glenn Close on the SUNSET BOULEVARD Film, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 14, 2021

Today's top stories: Glenn Close reveals that the Sunset Boulevard film is 'ready to go', The Phantom of the Opera will have full orchestrations upon returning, and more!

VIDEO: Kelli O'Hara, Danny Burstein, Lesli Margherita, Jessica Vosk and More Get Vacc Photo VIDEO: Kelli O'Hara, Danny Burstein, Lesli Margherita, Jessica Vosk and More Get Vaccinated!
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 13, 2021

In conjunction with the launching of the Broadway Vaccination site on April 12th in the heart of the theatre district in NYC, Jeffrey Schecter, the creator of the A Chorus Line in Quarantine, brings us a fun and inspiring video to encourage others to get vaccinated!

Mamie Parris, Stephen Buntrock, Erin Dilly and More Announced for MUNY HOLIDAY MAGIC Photo Mamie Parris, Stephen Buntrock, Erin Dilly and More Announced for MUNY HOLIDAY MAGIC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 9, 2020

After a record-breaking online summer season, The Muny announced today Muny Holiday Magic. A special four-day holiday video series, Muny Holiday Magic will feature performances from Muny family across the country, including The Muny Kids and Teens.

Brandon Victor Dixon, Beth Malone and More Join 92Y's Lyrics & Lyricists Preludes: T Photo Brandon Victor Dixon, Beth Malone and More Join 92Y's Lyrics & Lyricists Preludes: THE THEME FROM…: SONGS WRITTEN FOR FILM 
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 8, 2020

92Y has announced Lyrics & Lyricists Preludes: THE THEME FROM…: SONGS WRITTEN FOR FILM, hosted by Tony- nominated actor Beth Malone, and featuring appearances from Nikki Renée Daniels, Brandon Victor Dixon, Kara Lindsay, Julia Murney, and more!

Nikki Renée Daniels, Julia Murney, Jeff Kready & More Featured in JULE STYNE AND HIS Photo Nikki Renée Daniels, Julia Murney, Jeff Kready & More Featured in JULE STYNE AND HIS MANY LYRICISTS: DISTANT MELODY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 30, 2020

It is said that Jule Styne published over 1,500 songs in his lifetime, a staggering number that spans decades and includes some of the biggest hits in the history of popular song. His lyricists were such names as Frank Loesser ('I Don't Want To Walk Without You'), Sammy Cahn ('It's Magic'), Betty Comden & Adolph Green ('Just in Time'), and more.

Nikki Renée Daniels, Julia Murney, Zachary Noah Piser & More Featured in 92Y's L&L P Photo Nikki Renée Daniels, Julia Murney, Zachary Noah Piser & More Featured in 92Y's L&L PRELUDES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 18, 2020

In a loose song cycle format, this program will weave his work with the charming and witty creations of daughter Mary Rodgers (Once Upon a Mattress) and the complex and extraordinary palette of grandson Adam Guettel (The Light in the Piazza, Floyd Collins ), as we look toward the progression of musicals over the decades and into the future.

VIDEO: Original Broadway Cast and Creatives of THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS Reunite Photo VIDEO: Original Broadway Cast and Creatives of THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS Reunite
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 31, 2020

The Scottsboro Boys opened on Broadway 10 years ago today, on October 31, 2010.  Director Susan Stroman, David Thompson (writer) and the Original Broadway Cast reunited to talk about the experience, and perform one of the signature songs from the show 'Commencing In Chattanooga.'

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