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The Django Announces February Line-Up Photo The Django Announces February Line-Up
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 27, 2021

THE DJANGO, downtown Manhattan’s premier jazz club, will continue to host today’s jazz legends and rising stars. On February 3, The Django celebrates the fifth anniversary of the Brooklyn-based record label, La Reserve, with special performances by the label’s artists.

Broadway Press Agent Terry M. Lilly Has Passed Away
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 30, 2021

Association of Theatrical Press Agents & Managers  retired member Terry M. Lilly. Terry was a Press Agent on Broadway, Off-Broadway, and across the country, who came into membership in September of 1977. He passed away peacefully at home on November 24, 2021 after a long illness, surrounded by loved ones.

The Django Announces December Line-Up featuring Lonnie Smith Tributes, Duchess Holida Photo The Django Announces December Line-Up featuring Lonnie Smith Tributes, Duchess Holiday Show and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 10, 2021

. Today’s leading artists gather on The Django stage to celebrate NEA Jazz Master Dr. Lonnie Smith in special back-to-back tribute concerts 12/9. Two leading pianists make their Django debut: Benito Gonzalez 12/3 followed by Orrin Evans 12/8 leading his new Brazilian project “Terreno Comun”.

Chicago Cabaret Gives The Gift Of Music To Chicago Area Nursing Homes And Assisted Li Photo Chicago Cabaret Gives The Gift Of Music To Chicago Area Nursing Homes And Assisted Living Facilities
by Stephi Wild - Nov 9, 2021

When retirement centers were on lock down last year due to Covid, Chicago Cabaret sent their holiday concert out to 85 Chicago area nursing homes for staff and residents to enjoy a musical celebration. 

BWW Feature: OPERA IN AMERICA AND ABROAD at Home Computer Screens Photo BWW Feature: OPERA IN AMERICA AND ABROAD at Home Computer Screens
by Maria Nockin - Oct 9, 2021

Tour members meet on the Flying Opera Magic Carpet for a week of American and international performances. Our first stop is at San Francisco Opera, for Fidelio by Ludwig van Beethoven online October 14, 17, and 30, 2021. Cost- $25.

Corky Hale and Tricia Tahara Will Lead TWO MRS. STOLLERS at the Catalina Jazz Club in Photo Corky Hale and Tricia Tahara Will Lead TWO MRS. STOLLERS at the Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021

Joining them will be musical director Michael Arrom, Lyman Medeiros on bass, John Ciodini on guitar, and Gene Coye and drums.

Live Concerts Return To The Nash This June Photo Live Concerts Return To The Nash This June
by A.A. Cristi - May 17, 2021

Beginning in June, live jazz concerts will resume at The Nash, the leading jazz club and educational center in Phoenix. Dennis Rowland and Diana Lee will be the first concert held at the venue, after over 14 months of closure.

Barbara Morrison To Kick Off 2020-2021 THE SORTING ROOM SESSIONS at The Wallis Annenb Photo Barbara Morrison To Kick Off 2020-2021 THE SORTING ROOM SESSIONS at The Wallis Annenberg Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2020

The Sorting Room Sessions, the Wallis Annenberg Center for Performing Arts' popular nightclub series, goes virtual with six entertaining programs, including two holiday-themed shows, featuring an array of captivating magicians and stellar pop, jazz and classical music artists.

The Wallis Presents 6 Virtual Sorting Room Programs Photo The Wallis Presents 6 Virtual Sorting Room Programs
by Stephi Wild - Nov 19, 2020

The Sorting Room Sessions, the Wallis Annenberg Center for Performing Arts' popular nightclub series, goes virtual with six entertaining programs, including two holiday-themed shows, featuring an array of captivating magicians and stellar pop, jazz and classical music artists.

The Richard Lawson Studios Master Class Closes Out September With Veteran Actor Keith Photo The Richard Lawson Studios Master Class Closes Out September With Veteran Actor Keith David
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 24, 2020

The Richard Lawson Studios Self Tape Master Class Series closes out September with veteran actor Keith David. Classes take place every Saturday morning at 10 AM PST via Zoom Webinar.

Second Of Four Innovative Books On Men's Mental Health Announces Launch August 16 Photo Second Of Four Innovative Books On Men's Mental Health Announces Launch August 16
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 10, 2020

Today United Suicide Survivors International (United Survivors) announces the publication of the second book in a series to help support men's mental health, “Guts, Grit & The Grind: A MENtal Mechanics MANual - Advanced Mechanics in Preventative Maintenance” edited by Sally Spencer-Thomas Psy.D., Sarah Gaer, MA and Frank King and  published by BDI Publishers.  The book officially launches on August 16, 2020 with pre-orders available now on Amazon or Barnes and Noble.

BWW Exclusive: Konverstations with Keeme and Special Guest  Carl Carter Photo BWW Exclusive: Konverstations with Keeme and Special Guest Carl Carter
by Konversations with Keeme - Jun 17, 2020

Our next interview is with Broadway Bass player (Come From Away, Disaster, Holler if Ya Hear Me, and Bring it On), composer, and producer Carl Carter. 

Corky Hale To Present Birthday Tribute To Billie Holiday At Catalina Jazz Club Photo Corky Hale To Present Birthday Tribute To Billie Holiday At Catalina Jazz Club
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 9, 2020

Acclaimed Jazz harpist-pianist-vocalist Corky Hale will present a 105th Birthday Show honoring Billie Holiday on Tuesday, April 7, at 7:30 PM, at the Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood. 

Vanessa Carlton, Raheem DeVaughn and More Are Coming to City Winery Photo Vanessa Carlton, Raheem DeVaughn and More Are Coming to City Winery
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 21, 2020

City Winery Chicago, 1200 W. Randolph Street, has announced Grammy-nominated pop artist Vanessa Carlton, R&B chart topper Raheem DeVaughn, Chicago-born jazz sensation Ann Hampton Callaway, and more. The following shows go on sale to the public on Friday, January 24 at noon. Tickets will be available at citywinery.com/chicago.

Morán Morán Will Present the First Exhibition of Tommy Malekoff's Work, NIGHT SUNS/ Photo Morán Morán Will Present the First Exhibition of Tommy Malekoff's Work, NIGHT SUNS/DESIRE LINES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 2, 2020

Morán Morán has announced the first exhibition of New York-based artist Tommy Malekoff's work, titled Night Suns/Desire Lines. The show is comprised of a two-channel video installation and a series of twenty, small-scale silkscreen works depicting nocturnal street lamps, which both observe and venerate inherent aspects of late capitalism and the surprising split life it possesses.

Urban Stages Presents Aaron Lee Battle in GENTLEMAN OF JAZZ as Part of WINTER RHYTHMS Photo Urban Stages Presents Aaron Lee Battle in GENTLEMAN OF JAZZ as Part of WINTER RHYTHMS 2019
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 19, 2019

Urban Stages (Frances Hill, Founding Artistic Director and Tom Toce , Musical Director) present Aaron Lee Battle in Gentleman of Jazz as part of WINTER RHYTHMS 2019, one night only Friday Night December 20th 9PM Show to Benefit Urban Stages(259 West 30th St., East of 8th Ave.)

Corky Hale JAZZY CHRISTMAS Re-Released By LML Records Photo Corky Hale JAZZY CHRISTMAS Re-Released By LML Records
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 12, 2019

Corky Hale's critically acclaimed holiday album, “Have Yourself a Jazzy Little Christmas,” has been reissued by LML Records.  An acclaimed jazz harpist, she also excels on piano and vocals.  She is joined by Kirk Smith on bass and Tom Walsh on drums.

URBAN STAGES WINTER RHYTHMS 2019 Begins on December 11 Photo URBAN STAGES WINTER RHYTHMS 2019 Begins on December 11
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 9, 2019

Urban Stages (Frances Hill, Founding Artistic Director and Tom Toce , Musical Director) announces the line-up for this year's award-winning series, WINTER RHYTHMS 2019, which will begin Wednesday, December 11 featuring some of New York's best musical performances through Saturday, December 21, 2019 at Urban Stages Theatre (259 West 30th St., East of 8th Ave.)

Wake Up With BWW 11/26: THE PROM Finds its Emma in Jo Ellen Pellman, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 11/26: THE PROM Finds its Emma in Jo Ellen Pellman, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 26, 2019

Today's top stories: The Prom on Netflix has found its Emma, and more!

BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records with Special Guest, Natalie Douglas Photo BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records with Special Guest, Natalie Douglas
by Ben Rimalower - Nov 25, 2019

In this episode, Ben and Daniel talk to cabaret superstar Natalie Douglas about Nina Simone's 1961 album 'Forbidden Fruit.' They also discuss The Eagles, 'South Pacific,' Mitzi Gaynor, Roberta Flack, Barbra Streisand, Karen Mason, Joe Williams, and Dolly Parton. Natalie shares stories about moving to New York and working at famous piano bars such as Brandy's and The Duplex. She now sings to audiences around the world and can be seen performing at her monthly residency at Birdland in New York City.

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