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Date Of Birth:
November 23, 1928
Date Of Death:
November 03, 2010 (81)
Birth Place:
USA
 
Date of Birth: November 23, 1928
Date of Death: November 03, 2010 (81)

Birth Place: USA
Wake Up With BWW 7/14: Emmy Nominations, New York City Center Season, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 7/14: Emmy Nominations, New York City Center Season, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 14, 2021

Today's top stories: Emmy nominations for Hamilton, Cynthia Erivo, Bernadette Peters, Billy Porter, and more, plus first look at Jesus Christ Superstar in Japan starring Ramin Karimloo and Telly Leung, New York City Center season announcement, and more!

Signature Theatre Sets 2021/22 Season Featuring Pre-Broadway KPOP, THE BROADWAY MUSIC Photo Signature Theatre Sets 2021/22 Season Featuring Pre-Broadway KPOP, THE BROADWAY MUSICAL & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2021

The 2021/2022 Signature Theatre season kicks off early November 2021 with a reimagined new production of Jonathan Larson’s musical RENT and continues with the DC premiere of Daphne’s Dive by Quiara Alegría Hudes; a new production of She Loves Me by Joe Masteroff, Jerry Bock, and Sheldon Harnick and more.

York Theatre Company's 'Uniquely York! Auction 2021: What I Bid for Love' Now Accepti Photo York Theatre Company's 'Uniquely York! Auction 2021: What I Bid for Love' Now Accepting Bids
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2021

The York Theatre Company has launched The York’s Uniquely York! Auction 2021: What I Bid for Love. The online auction is now open and accepting bids through August 31, 2021.

HAMILTON, ANASTASIA & More Announced for 2021-2022 Broadway Season in Little Rock Photo HAMILTON, ANASTASIA & More Announced for 2021-2022 Broadway Season in Little Rock
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 18, 2021

Celebrity Attractions has announced an extraordinary lineup of five national Broadway tours coming in the Celebrity Attractions’ 2021-2022 Broadway Season to Robinson Performance Hall.  Kicking off the season is the London West End sell-out show, THE SIMON & GARFUNKEL STORY and is followed by the romantic new musical, ANASTASIA, in November. 

York Theatre Company Announces Fall 2021 Season Featuring  BLUE ROSES and CHEEK TO CH Photo York Theatre Company Announces Fall 2021 Season Featuring BLUE ROSES and CHEEK TO CHEEK Premieres & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 15, 2021

The York Theatre Company has announced the continuation of its 50th Anniversary Season at its new temporary home at The Theatre at St. Jean’s. Following a devastating flood due to a water main break in January 2021 at its home at Saint Peter’s Church, the company will temporarily relocate to The Theatre at St. Jean’s.

THE HOT WING KING Wins the 2021 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Photo THE HOT WING KING Wins the 2021 Pulitzer Prize for Drama
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Jun 11, 2021

It was just announced by the Pulitzer Prize organization that Katori Hall's The Hot Wing King has officially won the 2021 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. This year's finalists included Circle Jerk by Michael Breslin and Patrick Foley and Stew by Zora Howard.

The Public Theater Of San Antonio Announces 2021-2022 Season Photo The Public Theater Of San Antonio Announces 2021-2022 Season
by Stephi Wild - Jun 5, 2021

The Public Theater of San Antonio has announced the productions it will be producing in their upcoming 2021-2022 Season! Ticket prices can be found online now, and season tickets will go on sale in late summer of 2021.

MTI Announces Full List of Songs for ALL TOGETHER NOW!: A GLOBAL EVENT CELEBRATING LO Photo MTI Announces Full List of Songs for ALL TOGETHER NOW!: A GLOBAL EVENT CELEBRATING LOCAL THEATRE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 3, 2021

Theatrical licensor Music Theatre International has announced the full list of songs featured in All Together Now!: A Global Event Celebrating Local Theatre. This worldwide fundraising event celebrates the return of live theatre and allows organizations around the world to locally produce and perform an exclusive musical revue.

Stephen Sondheim, Alan Menken, Sara Bareilles and More Donate Songs to MTI's ALL TOGE Photo Stephen Sondheim, Alan Menken, Sara Bareilles and More Donate Songs to MTI's ALL TOGETHER NOW Local Theatre Fundraising Revue
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 3, 2021

MTI's All Together Now! will be entirely free-of-charge to license with no royalty or rental fees. Participating organizations may license MTI's All Together Now! as a fundraiser for their theatre and perform it live, live-streamed, or a combination of both over a four-day period

HAIRSPRAY, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF & More Announced for 2021-2022 Best of Broadway Series Photo HAIRSPRAY, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF & More Announced for 2021-2022 Best of Broadway Series at the North Charleston PAC
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2021

The Best of Broadway series at the North Charleston Performing Arts Center announced the shows for the 2021-2022 season today.  The season will welcome five shows including: Fiddler on the Roof (October 29-31, 2021); Hairspray (December 11-12, 2021): Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (April 22-24, 2022) and more.

Patti LuPone, Jake Gyllenhaal, Lea Salonga & More Will Take Part in SHOW OF TITLES fr Photo Patti LuPone, Jake Gyllenhaal, Lea Salonga & More Will Take Part in SHOW OF TITLES from Broadway's Best Shows
by Nicole Rosky - May 17, 2021

Broadway’s Best Shows has just announced a musical extravaganza with dozens of Broadway stars performing the title songs from over 20 beloved musicals. “Show of Titles” will be available on June 8, 2021 for a limited time only. All proceeds will benefit The Actors Fund.

UMS and The Philadelphia Orchestra Announce Creative Partnership Photo UMS and The Philadelphia Orchestra Announce Creative Partnership
by Stephi Wild - May 6, 2021

The University Musical Society announces a new, multi-faceted creative partnership with The Philadelphia Orchestra for the 2021-22 season, reigniting and capitalizing on its long history with the ensemble, which served as the residency orchestra for the May Festival for 49 years, from 1936-1984.

DEAR EVAN HANSEN, HAMILTON and More Announced for Broadway in Jacksonville Season Photo DEAR EVAN HANSEN, HAMILTON and More Announced for Broadway in Jacksonville Season
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 27, 2021

The FSCJ Artist Series has announced the 55TH Anniversary Season for Broadway in Jacksonville filled with award-winning blockbusters and family favorites.

Dayton Live Announces 2021-2022 Season Featuring 
HAMILTON, DEAR EVAN HANSEN and Mor Photo Dayton Live Announces 2021-2022 Season Featuring HAMILTON, DEAR EVAN HANSEN and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 6, 2021

Dayton Live announced the 2021-2022 lineup for Premier Health Broadway in Dayton, Projects Unlimited Star Attractions, Universal 1 Credit Union Music Series, Dayton Children’s Family Series and the National Geographic Live Series.

Hong Kong Repertory Theatre Announces 2021-22 Season Photo Hong Kong Repertory Theatre Announces 2021-22 Season
by Stephi Wild - Mar 30, 2021

The Hong Kong Repertory Theatre announces on 29th March the 2021–22 theatre season.

BWW Exclusive: Freddie Gershon Pens Touching Tribute to Roger Englander Photo BWW Exclusive: Freddie Gershon Pens Touching Tribute to Roger Englander
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 24, 2021

Television producer Roger Englander passed away earlier this month at the age of 94. Now his friend and colleague Freddie Gershon has written a beautiful tribute in his memory.

VIDEO: Watch a FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Celebration on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm! Photo VIDEO: Watch a FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Celebration on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm!
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 24, 2021

Stars in the House continues tonight (8pm ET) celebrating Broadway, West End and Yiddish Fiddler On The Roof with Danny Burstein, Joel Grey, Judy Kuhn and Andy Nyman.

[TITLE OF SHOW] Starring Lucie Jones, FIDDLER: MIRACLES OF MIRACLES, THE CONTAINER &  Photo [TITLE OF SHOW] Starring Lucie Jones, FIDDLER: MIRACLES OF MIRACLES, THE CONTAINER & More Available to Stream in April
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 23, 2021

Spring is in the air this month as BroadwayHD, adds a lineup of new musicals, plays and documentaries. Kicking off the month on April 1st is Irving Berlin’s Easter Parade, a classic movie musical starring Judy Garland, Fred Astaire and Ann Miller, about a Broadway star who decides to go solo. 

Violinist Philippe Quint to Perform Two Curated Multimedia Programs in California Photo Violinist Philippe Quint to Perform Two Curated Multimedia Programs in California
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 22, 2021

Philippe Quint will return to the stage in April to present two of his curated multimedia shows in California, streamed online. On Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at 7:00pm PT, the Philharmonic Society of Orange County will present the world premiere of Quint's newest multimedia show, Astor Piazzolla at 100: A Musical Portrait with pianist Jun Cho.

VIDEO: On This Day, March 17- SHE LOVES ME Returns to Broadway with Laura Benanti, Za Photo VIDEO: On This Day, March 17- SHE LOVES ME Returns to Broadway with Laura Benanti, Zachary Levi and More
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 17, 2021

On this day in 2016, the classic musical, She Loves Me, returned to Broadway featuring an all-star cast.

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