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Jerry Zaks News - Page 96

 
Date Of Birth:
September 07, 1946 (74)
Birth Place:
Stuttgart, GERMANY
Bio:
Jerry won four Tony Awards, four Drama Desk Awards, two Outer Critics Circle Awards and an Obie Award. Mr. Zaks directed many Broadway shows including Sister Act, Guys and Dolls, Six Degrees of Separation, Lend Me a Tenor, House of Blue Leaves, Smokey Joe's Cafe, Anything Goes, La Cage aux Folles, ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: September 07, 1946 (74)

Birth Place: Stuttgart, GERMANY

Bio:
Jerry won four Tony Awards, four Drama Desk Awards, two Outer Critics Circle Awards and an Obie Award. Mr. Zaks directed many Broadway shows including Sister Act, Guys and Dolls, Six Degrees of Separation, Lend Me a Tenor, House of Blue Leaves, Smokey Joe's Cafe, Anything Goes, La Cage aux Folles, ... (read complete bio)
A Bronx Tale, with Chazz Palminteri, to Play Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2007

Academy Award nominated actor Chazz Palminteri will make his Broadway debut this fall when his acclaimed show A Bronx Tale plays a limited 18 week engagement at The Walter Kerr Theatre

Sacramento's 'Javert' Brad Little Shares Some Thoughts
by Pati Buehler - Jul 14, 2007

With a resume of leading roles as long as a football field, there's only a handful of leading roles this 'baritenor' has not played over many years on stages across the country and the world.

Stairway To Paradise: Glorifying The American Revue
by Michael Dale - May 14, 2007

For two and a half glorious hours your only care in the world should be deciding which of the magnificent songs you'll be humming on your way out of the theatre.

Photo Flash: Encores! Stairway to Paradise
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2007

Stairway to Paradise, an original Encores! production celebrating the great Broadway revue, starring Kristin Chenoweth, Kevin Chamberlin, Christopher Fitzgerald, Capathia Jenkins and Ruthie Henshall, runs from May 10 - 14 at New York City Center.

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 5/6/2007
by Eugene Lovendusky - May 6, 2007

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 5/6/2007.

Photo Flash: Encores! Stairway to Paradise in Rehearsals
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2007

Stairway to Paradise, an original Encores! production celebrating the great Broadway revue, starring Kristin Chenoweth, Kevin Chamberlin, Christopher Fitzgerald, Capathia Jenkins and Ruthie Henshall, runs from May 10 - 14 at New York City Center

Chenoweth, Henshall, Etc. Set for Stairway to Paradise
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2007

Stairway to Paradise, an original Encores! production celebrating the great Broadway revue, will star Kristin Chenoweth, Kevin Chamberlin, Christopher Fitzgerald and Ruthie Henshall, from May 10 - 14 at New York City Center

O'Connell In A Fugue State
by TJ Fitzgerald - Apr 15, 2007

Actress Deirdre O'Connell talks about her latest role at Cherry Lane Theatre.

BBC's Walking With Dinosaurs to Tour North America
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2007

Having just played for ten sold-out weeks in five cities in Australia, Walking With Dinosaurs - The Live Experience, winner of six Emmy Awards and three BAFTA Awards and based on BBC Award-winning Television Series, will enjoy a two-year North America arena tour, kicking off July 11 at the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma, Washington.

Walter Bobbie Featured on March 25 Downstage Center
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2007

The American Theatre Wing and XM Satellite Radio proudly present an interview with Tony Award-winning director and actor Walter Bobbie on their weekly theatrical interview show, 'Downstage Center,' on XM's On Broadway

"Some Like It Hot" Steams Back to the West End this Autumn
by Robert Gould - Feb 25, 2007

A revival of the Jule Styne/Bob Merrill musical 'Some Like It Hot' is confirmed to hit the West End in autumn 2007. The show will be produced by Paul Coxwell and directed by Jerry Zaks, whose impressive Broadway track record includes productions as diverse as 'La Cage Aux Folles', 'Little Shop of Horrors', 'A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum', 'Smokey Joe's Café', 'Guys and Dolls' and 'The Front Page'.

Porchlight's Assassins is a Surefire Hit
by Bradley A. Rose - Feb 19, 2007

The weather still may be a bit chilly outside, but warm yourself up inside to one of the best shows on a Chicago stage this winter.

Losing Louie to Close Two Weeks Early on 11/26
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2006

Simon Mendes da Costa's Losing Louie, presented by the Manhattan Theatre Club in its American premiere production, will close two weeks earlier than originally announced

Losing Louie: Stiff Competition
by Michael Dale - Oct 24, 2006

A precocious young girl once said that nothing can ruin a show like too much exposition, and Act I of Simon Mendes da Costa's comedy/drama is loaded with the stuff

Photo Coverage: Losing Louie Opening Night
by Ben Strothmann - Oct 15, 2006

The Manhattan Theatre Club American premiere production of Simon Mendes da Costa's Losing Louie opened on Thursday, October 12 at the Biltmore Theatre

MTC's Losing Louie Opens on Broadway, October 12
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2006

The Manhattan Theatre Club American premiere production of Simon Mendes da Costa's Losing Louie will open tonight Thursday, October 12 at the Biltmore Theatre

Classic ATW Seminars with Miller, Wilson, Etc. Are Online
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2006

Classic discussions with playwrights Arthur Miller, August Wilson, Wendy Wasserstein, Harvey Fierstein, John Guare, Alfred Uhry, and David Henry Hwang are among the newly added treasures available in the American Theatre Wing's online archive of the long-running 'Working in the Theatre' Seminars

Arkin, Baker, Pawk Star in MTC's Losing Louie; Opens 10/12
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2006

Manhattan Theatre Club (Lynne Meadow, artistic director; Barry Grove, executive producer) is pleased to announce full casting for the American premiere of Simon Mendes da Costa's LOSING LOUIE at the Biltmore Theatre. Previews for LOSING LOUIE begin Thursday, September 21 for a Thursday, October 12 opening.

Manhattan Theatre Club Announces '06-'07 Slate
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2006

MANHATTAN THEATRE CLUB (Lynne Meadow, Artistic Director; Barry Grove, Executive Producer) is pleased to announce upcoming productions for its 2006-2007 season, including two shows on Broadway at the Biltmore Theatre (261 West 47th Street) and four productions at MTC's Off-Broadway theatres at Stage I and Stage II at New York City Center (131 West 55th Street). A third Biltmore production will be announced at a later date.

An Interview with Matthew Arkin
by Nick Orlando - Aug 13, 2006

Actor Matthew Arkin made his Broadway debut as Lucas in Neil Simon's Laughter on the 23rd Floor. He recently completed shooting a role in the new untitled Noah Baumbach project with Nicole Kidman, Jack Black and Jennifer Jason Leigh. In addition, Arkin also finished a guest spot on the 'Law and Order: SVU,' which is scheduled to air this fall.

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