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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)
BWW Review: SEE THE NANCE, ACT ONE, HAMILTON, ALLEGIANCE, AND PRIDE SPECTACULAR CONCE Photo BWW Review: SEE THE NANCE, ACT ONE, HAMILTON, ALLEGIANCE, AND PRIDE SPECTACULAR CONCERT, BUT NOT SHOWS at Cleveland And National Venues
by Roy Berko - May 16, 2020

TheaterWorksUSA Launches New Education Initiative TheaterWorksUSAcademy Photo TheaterWorksUSA Launches New Education Initiative TheaterWorksUSAcademy
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2020

TheaterWorksUSA has adapted to this current situation in a way that will benefit young audiences around the country now and for the future, with the creation and launch of TheaterWorksUSAcademy.

Podcast: The Late Bernard Gersten Gives His Final Interview on THE FABULOUS INVALID Photo Podcast: The Late Bernard Gersten Gives His Final Interview on THE FABULOUS INVALID
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2020

The latest episode of the Broadway podcast a?oeThe Fabulous Invalida?? is a tribute to legendary theatre producer and non-profit administrator Bernard Gersten, who passed away on April 27th at age 97. 

VIDEO: Mrs. Doubtfire (Rob McClure) Calls Winners of Mother's Day Contest Photo VIDEO: Mrs. Doubtfire (Rob McClure) Calls Winners of Mother's Day Contest
by Stage Tube - May 10, 2020

Earlier this week, Broadway's MRS. DOUBTFIRE invited fans to enter a contest to win a personal  Mother's Day phone call to their mom (or any special lady who's been like a mother) from the show's leading man Rob McClure a?" as Mrs. Doubtfire.

VIDEO: David Korins Reveals How the MRS. DOUBTFIRE Set Went From Page to Stage Photo VIDEO: David Korins Reveals How the MRS. DOUBTFIRE Set Went From Page to Stage
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2020

Now that David Korins, Scenic Designer of the Broadway Production of Mrs. Doubfire, has revealed via tweet what the set of Mrs. Doubtfire will look like once it hits the stage, check out the design process!

David Korins Reveals MRS. DOUBTFIRE Set and More Photo David Korins Reveals MRS. DOUBTFIRE Set and More
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2020

David Korins, Scenic Designer of the Broadway Production of Mrs. Doubfire, has revealed via tweet what the set of Mrs. Doubtfire will look like once it hits the stage!

Patti LuPone, Bryan Cranston, Sally Field and More to be Featured in 'Broadway's Best Photo Patti LuPone, Bryan Cranston, Sally Field and More to be Featured in 'Broadway's Best Shows' Livestreamed Events
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2020

Broadway's Best Shows, a new home for entertaining, engaging content, long form features and exclusive access to Broadway's Best, will launch the weekly one-night-only 'Spotlight On Plays' series beginning Thursday, May 7, 2020 to benefit The Actors Fund.

Tony-Winning Producer Bernard Gersten Passes Away at 97 Photo Tony-Winning Producer Bernard Gersten Passes Away at 97
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2020

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that theatre producer Bernard Gersten passed away this morning in his sleep. He was 97 years old.

Bobby Conte Thornton's Debut Album 'Along the Way' Will Be Released April 24 Photo Bobby Conte Thornton's Debut Album 'Along the Way' Will Be Released April 24
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2020

ALONG THE WAY, the debut album from Bobby Conte Thornton (A Bronx Tale, Company) will be released digitally everywhere music is sold on Friday, April 24, 2020.

VIDEO: Kate Baldwin Falls In Love in New FIORELLO! #EncoresArchives Video! Photo VIDEO: Kate Baldwin Falls In Love in New FIORELLO! #EncoresArchives Video!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2020

New York City Center is presenting the #EncoresArchives series! The most recent video features Mark Evans performing the title song from I Married An Angel, from encores production in 2019. The video also features dancer Sara Mearns.

BWW Interview: Producing Artistic Director, Mark S. Hoebee Looks to the Future of PAP Photo BWW Interview: Producing Artistic Director, Mark S. Hoebee Looks to the Future of PAPER MILL PLAYHOUSE
by Marina Kennedy - Apr 1, 2020

Broadwayworld NJ continues our series interviews with top theatre professionals to learn about their upcoming plans. Our readers will enjoy this one with Mark S. Hoebee, the Producing Artistic Director of Paper Mill Playhouse. Hoebee also directs shows at the Playhouse.

VIDEO: EVERYBODY DANCE NOW! A Look Back at 'Anything Goes' From ANYTHING GOES Photo VIDEO: EVERYBODY DANCE NOW! A Look Back at 'Anything Goes' From ANYTHING GOES
by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2020

In this time of social distancing and remaining responsibly indoors, we are all looking for ways to brighten our days and get moving any way we can!

Photo Coverage: Remembering Merwin Foard Photo Photo Coverage: Remembering Merwin Foard
by Walter McBride - Mar 16, 2020

BroadwayWorld was saddened to report that Broadway veteran Merwin Foard recently passed away at 59 years old. Born September 16, 1960 in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, Foard was last seen on Broadway in Aladdin as a standby for Jafar/Sultan.

BWW Review: A Jubilant  HELLO DOLLY! at Shea's Buffalo Theatre Photo BWW Review: A Jubilant HELLO DOLLY! at Shea's Buffalo Theatre
by Michael Rabice - Mar 11, 2020

Many may think that the heartwarming and brassy American musical comedy of yore with it's hummable tunes will never be seen again. That the days of star driven shows have dried up. The era when the names of Mary Martin, Ethel Merman, or Carol Channing all but guaranteed a hit musical. Now producers are wary of putting all of their eggs in one basket, relying on a star to stick with a show until it recoups it's investment. Happily...... no, joyously...... Broadway producer Scott Rudin was able to engage superstar Bette Midler for a year in the first revival of HELLO DOLLY! ever to happen on Broadway without Carol Channing

How to Get $35 Rush Tickets to MRS. DOUBTFIRE with TodayTix! Photo How to Get $35 Rush Tickets to MRS. DOUBTFIRE with TodayTix!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2020

Hello poppets! The beloved family film starring Robin Williams is now a big Broadway musical, and we've got your exclusive access to $35 Rush tickets to the show. Bonus: You can purchase up to four (that's right!) Rush tickets, so get ready to bring the whole family to this musical comedy.

MRS. DOUBTFIRE Launches 'Help Is On The Way' Coffee Campaign! Photo MRS. DOUBTFIRE Launches 'Help Is On The Way' Coffee Campaign!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2020

Broadway's Mrs. Doubtfire begins performances tonight, Monday March 9 at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre and to celebrate, the show will be initiating its a?oeHelp Is On The Waya?? campaign by treating Joe Coffee customers in Bryant Park to a complimentary cuppa courtesy of Euphegenia Doubtfire herself.

Meet the Cast of MRS. DOUBTFIRE - Now in Previews on Broadway! Photo Meet the Cast of MRS. DOUBTFIRE - Now in Previews on Broadway!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2020

Mrs. Doubtfire is officially in previews on Broadway!

Wake Up With BWW 3/9: MRS. DOUBTFIRE Begins Previews Tonight, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 3/9: MRS. DOUBTFIRE Begins Previews Tonight, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 9, 2020

Today's top stories: Mrs. Doubtfire begins previews tonight!

VIDEO: See Carolee Carmello Make Her HELLO, DOLLY! Transformation Photo VIDEO: See Carolee Carmello Make Her HELLO, DOLLY! Transformation
by Stage Tube - Mar 6, 2020

Check out Hello, Dolly! tour star, Tony-nominee Carolee Carmello as she transforms into the iconic Dolly Gallagher Levi!

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by Contests - Broadway - Mar 5, 2020

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