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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)
Cynthia Erivo Unveils Key Art for GENIUS: ARETHA Photo Cynthia Erivo Unveils Key Art for GENIUS: ARETHA
by TV News Desk - Jan 8, 2021

Cynthia Erivo marked her birthday by unveiling the exclusive key art to National Geographic’s critically acclaimed anthology series, GENIUS: ARETHA.

Cristin Milioti, Dylan Baker, Christopher Abbott and More Set for Sixth Edition of TH Photo Cristin Milioti, Dylan Baker, Christopher Abbott and More Set for Sixth Edition of THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2021

Following its debut on May 6, 2020, The Homebound Project has announced the lineup for a surprise sixth edition airing January 13‚Äď17, 2021. Co-creators Catya McMullen and Jenna Worsham, along with their all-volunteer team, have also¬†announced that this online theater initiative brought together 137 artists, and premiered 56 new theater works.

BWW Interview: SOMEBODY FEED PHIL Creator Phil Rosenthal Shines a Bright Light on a D Photo BWW Interview: SOMEBODY FEED PHIL Creator Phil Rosenthal Shines a Bright Light on a Difficult Year
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 31, 2020

Not much was cause for celebration in 2020 - excluding the release of season four of 'Somebody Feed Phil,' the hilarious, heartfelt food and travel series from 'Everybody Loves Raymond' creator Phil Rosenthal. 

The National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's Chanukah Spectacular Entertains Global Audi Photo The National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's Chanukah Spectacular Entertains Global Audience Of More Than 22K
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2020

More than 22,000 people from across the globe tuned in to the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's star-studded celebration, the Folksbiene Chanukah Spectacular, an evening filled with song, dance, comedy and cameo celebrity appearances - all highlighting the vibrancy and joy of Yiddish theater.

Bobby Conte Thornton to Celebrate ALONG THE WAY Album Release With In-Person and Stre Photo Bobby Conte Thornton to Celebrate ALONG THE WAY Album Release With In-Person and Streamed Concert
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2020

Bobby Conte Thornton¬†(A Bronx Tale, Company)¬†will celebrate the release of his debut album ‚ÄúAlong The Way‚ÄĚ, available digitally on Broadway Records, with an in-person and streamed concert this Saturday, December 5, 2020 at 7pm at the Warren Miller Performing Arts Center in Gateway, Montana, at an altitude of 7500 feet.

Cynthia Erivo Produces, Stars in New Film About African Princess Sarah Forbes Bonetta Photo Cynthia Erivo Produces, Stars in New Film About African Princess Sarah Forbes Bonetta
by TV News Desk - Dec 3, 2020

Broadway star Cynthia Erivo has joined the cast of an upcoming film about 19th century African princess Sarah Forbes Bonetta.

VIDEO: On This Day, December 1- A BRONX TALE Opens On Broadway Photo VIDEO: On This Day, December 1- A BRONX TALE Opens On Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2020

A Bronx Tale is the second longest running show in the history of the Longacre Theatre.

Matthew Saldivar and Mia Katigbak to Appear Next on KEEN AFTER HOURS Photo Matthew Saldivar and Mia Katigbak to Appear Next on KEEN AFTER HOURS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2020

Today Keen Company Artistic Director Jonathan Silverstein announced additional guests for the highly popular FREE event, Keen After Hours.  Matthew Saldivar will be featured tonight, Monday November 30th followed Mia Katigbak next Monday, December 7th. Keen After Hours is free and open to all..

129 Musicals & Shows You Can Stream From Home in 2021 Photo 129 Musicals & Shows You Can Stream From Home in 2021
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 21, 2020

BroadwayWorld put together a list of all the live action musicals you can stream on Netflix, Hulu, HBO Max, BroadwayHD, and Disney Plus. Are you looking for something to get your mind off… all of this? So are we. Because everyone needs some escape,

Kathleen Chalfant, Matthew Saldivar and More to Join KEEN AFTER HOURS Photo Kathleen Chalfant, Matthew Saldivar and More to Join KEEN AFTER HOURS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2020

Today Keen Company Artistic Director Jonathan Silverstein announced additional guests for the highly popular FREE event, Keen After Hours. Kathleen Chalfant will be featured on November 23rd, followed by Matthew Saldivar finishing off the month on November 30th.

Carol Burnett, Billy Crystal, Beanie Feldstein, Mandy Patinkin & More Join FOLKSBIENE Photo Carol Burnett, Billy Crystal, Beanie Feldstein, Mandy Patinkin & More Join FOLKSBIENE CHANUKAH SPECTACULAR
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2020

Yiddish song, dance, comedy and celebration - from across the globe - come together when the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene presents a Folksbiene Chanukah Spectacular this December, featuring an international array of more than 50 stars - from Broadway music, movies and television to the Yiddish stage.

Livestream Performance of Ronald Guttman in THE FALL Now Available to View Photo Livestream Performance of Ronald Guttman in THE FALL Now Available to View
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2020

In Alexis Lloyd's solo theatrical adaptation of Nobel Prize-winning French author Albert Camus's The Fall, New York-based, Belgian-born actor Ronald Guttman takes on the role of anguished, exiled Parisian lawyer Jean-Baptiste Clamence, transporting his audience to the last circle of Hell: Amsterdam's red-light district, circa 1956.

PHOTO: Hugh Jackman Visits The Winter Garden Theatre, Future Home of THE MUSIC MAN Photo PHOTO: Hugh Jackman Visits The Winter Garden Theatre, Future Home of THE MUSIC MAN
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2020

Hugh Jackman visited the Winter Garden Theatre where the upcoming production of The Music Man will be staged, and posed for a photo, shortly after the announcement was made that the Broadway shutdown will be extended through May 2021.

THE MUSIC MAN Starring Hugh Jackman & Sutton Foster Announces New Broadway Dates Photo THE MUSIC MAN Starring Hugh Jackman & Sutton Foster Announces New Broadway Dates
by Alan Henry - Oct 9, 2020

BroadwayWorld has learned that THE MUSIC MAN starring Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster has announced new Broadway dates following this morning's news of the extension of the Broadway shutdown.

Texas Performing Arts to Offer LIVE FROM THE WEST SIDE: WOMEN OF BROADWAY Photo Texas Performing Arts to Offer LIVE FROM THE WEST SIDE: WOMEN OF BROADWAY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2020

Texas Performing Arts announced today that it will present Live from the West Side: Women of Broadway featuring two-time Tony Award winner Patti LuPone on October 24, Tony Award winner Laura Benanti on November 14, and critically acclaimed actress and singer Vanessa Williams on December 5.

Marcus Performing Arts Center To Offer Virtual Concert Series LIVE FROM THE WEST SID Photo Marcus Performing Arts Center To Offer Virtual Concert Series LIVE FROM THE WEST SIDE: WOMEN OF BROADWAY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2020

Marcus Performing Arts Center announced today that it is one of a select group of nonprofit arts organizations participating in a three-part virtual concert series, Live from the West Side: Women of Broadway featuring two-time Tony Award winner Patti LuPone on October 24, Tony Award winner Laura Benanti on November 14, and critically acclaimed actress and singer Vanessa Williams on December 5. Tickets go on sale October 7 at Noon.

Playhouse Square to Offer Streaming Concert Series: LIVE FROM THE WEST SIDE ‚Ä" WOMEN Photo Playhouse Square to Offer Streaming Concert Series: LIVE FROM THE WEST SIDE ‚Ä" WOMEN OF BROADWAY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2020

Playhouse Square announced today that it is one of a select group of nonprofit arts organizations participating in a three-part streaming concert series, Live from the West Side: Women of Broadway featuring Patti LuPone on October 24, Laura Benanti on November 14, and Vanessa Williams on December 5.

Northlight Theatre to Offer WOMEN OF BROADWAY: Patti LuPone, Laura Benanti and Vaness Photo Northlight Theatre to Offer WOMEN OF BROADWAY: Patti LuPone, Laura Benanti and Vanessa Williams
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2020

Northlight Theatre will offer Live from the West Side: Women of Broadway featuring two-time Tony Award winner Patti LuPone on October 24, Tony Award winner Laura Benanti on November 14, and critically acclaimed actress and singer Vanessa Williams on December 5.

Segerstrom Center Offers LIVE FROM THE WEST SIDE: WOMEN OF BROADWAY Photo Segerstrom Center Offers LIVE FROM THE WEST SIDE: WOMEN OF BROADWAY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2020

Segerstrom Center for the Arts has announced three new livestream concert events that are part of the Live from the West Side series which began last month with a performance by Christopher Jackson. Live from the West Side: Women of Broadway features two-time Tony Award winner Patti LuPone on October 24, Tony Award winner Laura Benanti on November 14, and critically acclaimed actress and singer Vanessa Williams on December 5. All performances are at 5 pm, Pacific Time.

Hennepin Theatre Trust Announces Livestreaming Concert Series Featuring Patti LuPone, Photo Hennepin Theatre Trust Announces Livestreaming Concert Series Featuring Patti LuPone, Laura Benanti & Vanessa Williams
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2020

Hennepin Theatre Trust will present Live from the West Side: Women of Broadway. The series features two-time Tony Award winner Patti LuPone on Saturday, Oct. 24, Tony Award winner Laura Benanti on Saturday, Nov. 14 and critically acclaimed actress and singer Vanessa Williams on Saturday, Dec. 5.

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