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Jerry Leiber Headshot
Date Of Birth:
April 25, 1933
Date Of Death:
August 22, 2011 (78)
Birth Place:
Baltimore, MD, USA
 
Jerry Leiber Headshot
Date of Birth: April 25, 1933
Date of Death: August 22, 2011 (78)

Birth Place: Baltimore, MD, USA
Gloria Gaynor, Lee Ann Womack to Perform at City Winery Chicago Photo Gloria Gaynor, Lee Ann Womack to Perform at City Winery Chicago
by TV News Desk - Mar 26, 2019

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, announces Grammy-winning country star Lee Ann Womack, legendary disco queen Gloria Gaynor, Grammy Award-winning producer and vocalist Steve Tyrell and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Thursday, March 28 at noon. All tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago.

BWW Review: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE  at New Village Arts Photo BWW Review: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE at New Village Arts
by E.H. Reiter - Mar 11, 2019

SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE  at New Village Arts is a fantastic musical revue that celebrates the music of Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller that you don't want to miss! 

Iconic Music Publisher Martin Bandier To Be Honored with Visionary Leadership Award a Photo Iconic Music Publisher Martin Bandier To Be Honored with Visionary Leadership Award at Songwriters Hall of Fame
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2019

Martin Bandier, Chairman and CEO of Sony/ATV Music Publishing, will be awarded the Visionary Leadership Award at the 50th Annual Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Dinner slated for Thursday, June 13th at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City.  

BWW Review: Dianna Agron Nails the Songs But Loses the Thread at Cafe Carlyle Photo BWW Review: Dianna Agron Nails the Songs But Loses the Thread at Cafe Carlyle
by Troy Frisby - Jan 29, 2019

In a return engagement at the Cafe Carlyle, Dianna Agron arrived with a setlist impeccably tailored for her husky register. But as a cabaret, it was hard not to be let down by its somewhat slapdash execution.

SCFTA Presents Grammy-Winning Vocalist Steve Tyrell Photo SCFTA Presents Grammy-Winning Vocalist Steve Tyrell
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2019

Segerstrom Center for the Arts welcomes back Grammy® Award-winning vocalistSteve Tyrell for three performances February 7-9, 2019 at 7:30pm. Tyrell returns with a show that celebrates the Great American Songbook, sung with his signature contemporary flair, and honors some of the songwriting greats, including Burt Bacharach & Hal David, Sammy Cahn, Barry Mann & Cynthia Weil, among others.

SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Comes to New Village Arts Photo SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Comes to New Village Arts
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2019

New Village Arts is pleased to announce the upcoming production of SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE: THE SONGS OF LEIBER & STOLLER, a celebration of iconic American songwriting partners Jerry Leiber and Michael Stoller, who wrote some of the most timeless rock-n-roll songs of the 1950s. The production is directed by Tony Houck, with choreography from Michael Mizerany.

Emmy Winner and Tony Nominee Joshua Bergasse to Direct and Choreograph SMOKEY JOE'S C Photo Emmy Winner and Tony Nominee Joshua Bergasse to Direct and Choreograph SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE at the Ordway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2018

The Ordway Center for the Performing Arts raised the curtain with a sneak peek of its 2019-2020 Broadway Series by announcing the all-new incarnation of the Grammy Award-winning, Tony Award-nominated, Broadway hit Smokey Joe's Cafe: The Songs of Leiber and Stoller.

Breaking: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Will Play Final Off-Broadway Performance Next Month Photo Breaking: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Will Play Final Off-Broadway Performance Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2018

Producers Steven Baruch, Marc Routh, Richard Frankel and Tom Viertel announced today that Smokey Joe's Cafe: The Songs of Leiber & Stoller, the all-new incarnation of the record breaking Broadway hit, will close on Sunday, November 4, 2018. The show will have played 20 previews and 121 performances at Stage 42 (422 West 42nd Street). Previews began on Friday, July 6 and the production officially opened on Sunday, July 22.

Riverside Theatre Stages SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Photo Riverside Theatre Stages SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2018

Riverside Theatre presents one of Broadway's longest-running jukebox musicals, Smokey Joe's Cafe. Sponsored by Linda & Mel Teetz and Riverside Theatre's Patron Producers Group, Smokey Joe's Cafe performs on the Stark Stage from October 23 - November 11, 2018.

Backstage Bite with Katie Lynch: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE's Alysha Umphress Toasts Some S'mo Photo Backstage Bite with Katie Lynch: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE's Alysha Umphress Toasts Some S'moresy Bars!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 18, 2018

In this episode, the soulful songstress herself, Alysha Umphress joins @KatieGLynch in the kitchen! Check out the recipe for Katie's S'moresy Joe's Cafe Bars below!

Brief 9/13: Songs of Hope Honors Stephen Schwartz, and More! Photo Brief 9/13: Songs of Hope Honors Stephen Schwartz, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 13, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: the 14th annual Songs of Hope event will honor Stephen Schwartz tonight, and more!

Riverside Theatre Continues Backstage Access Classes Photo Riverside Theatre Continues Backstage Access Classes
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2018

With the continued success of Backstage Access classes, Riverside Theatre continues the series of adult courses that take a closer look at the professional productions being presented at the Theatre.

The Drifters, Coasters, And Platters To Perform At Hershey Theatre Photo The Drifters, Coasters, And Platters To Perform At Hershey Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2018

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame legends The Drifters, Cornell Gunter's Coasters and The Platters are coming to Hershey Theatre on Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 7:00 PM.

Hennepin Theatre Trust Presents Gordon Lightfoot In Concert Photo Hennepin Theatre Trust Presents Gordon Lightfoot In Concert
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2018

Five-time Grammy-Award nominated musician and singer/songwriter, GORDON LIGHTFOOT, returns to Minneapolis as part of the BMO Harris Bank Living Legends series at the historic State Theatre (805 Hennepin Ave.) on Tuesday, Sept. 18 at 7:30 p.m. The evening of classic hits includes "If You Could Read My Mind," "Carefree Highway," "Sundown", as well as deep cuts for lifelong fans.  He'll also share behind the scenes stories from his legendary 50 year career.

BWW Review: Joshua Bergasse Creates a Sensational New Style For the Leiber and Stolle Photo BWW Review: Joshua Bergasse Creates a Sensational New Style For the Leiber and Stoller Smash SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE
by Michael Dale - Jul 23, 2018

When the smash hit revue SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, celebrating the pop classics of Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller, opened on Broadway in 1995, director Jerry Zaks staged each beloved number with snazzy show-biz slickness and glitz, suggesting the ways they might have been performed by the artists who introduced them when in concert or on television variety shows.

SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Comes To Pike County Little Theatre Today Photo SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Comes To Pike County Little Theatre Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2018

SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, the songs of Leiber and Stoller, is coming to Pike County Little Theatre from July 19 to July 22. 

Sony/ATVC Added to Producing Team of HEARTBREAK HOTEL Photo Sony/ATVC Added to Producing Team of HEARTBREAK HOTEL
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2018

Sony/ATV Music Publishing has come on board as a co-producer and investor of brand new Elvis Presley stage musical HEARTBREAK HOTEL.

SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Announces Digital Rush and Ticket Lottery Photo SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Announces Digital Rush and Ticket Lottery
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2018

Performances for Smokey Joe's Cafe: The Songs of Leiber & Stoller begin tonight, Friday, July 6 at Stage 42 and today the producers announced the Digital Lottery and Rush policy. Tickets for both the digital lottery and rush tickets will be $30 which includes the facility fee.

Box Office is Now Open for New York Run of SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Photo Box Office is Now Open for New York Run of SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2018

The Stage 42 box office (422 West 42nd Street) is now open for the new production of Smokey Joe's Cafe: The Songs of Leiber & Stoller, which begins preview performances on Friday, July 6 and officially opens on Sunday, July 22. Box office is open Monday - Sunday from Noon - 6pm. If there is an evening performance, the box office will remain open until curtain.

SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Comes To Pike County Little Theatre 7/19 Photo SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Comes To Pike County Little Theatre 7/19
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2018

SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, the songs of Leiber and Stoller, is coming to Pike County Little Theatre from July 19 to July 22. 

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