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Johnny Mercer News

Date of Birth: November 18, 1909
Date of Death: June 25, 1976 (66)
Birth Place: Savannah, GA, USA
Gender: Male
Cortney Wolfson and More Set for YANDURA & MELOCIK: THE REVOLUTION WILL BE EXPOSITORY at Feinstein's/54 BelowCortney Wolfson and More Set for YANDURA & MELOCIK: THE REVOLUTION WILL BE EXPOSITORY at Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2017

Feinstein's/54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Cortney Wolfson, Dan DeLuca, and more in YANDURA & MELOCIK: THE REVOLUTION WILL BE EXPOSITORY as part of the New Writers at 54 summer series on August 28th, 2017 at 9:30pm. (more...)

Lionel Richie Announces New Dates For LIONEL RICHIE: ALL THE HITS At Planet Hollywood Resort & CasinoLionel Richie Announces New Dates For LIONEL RICHIE: ALL THE HITS At Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Returning to the Las Vegas Strip by popular demand, multi-platinum-selling artist, four-time Grammy Award winner and music icon, Lionel Richie has announced 14 additional performances for his wildly successful exclusive headlining residency for "Lionel Richie - All the Hits" at The AXIS in Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. (more...)

Samuel French to Publish Six Winning Titles from 2017 OOB FestivalSamuel French to Publish Six Winning Titles from 2017 OOB Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2017

Samuel French has announced the winners of the 2017 Samuel French Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival, the nation's premier short play competition. (more...)

N'Kenge Makes Debut with Philadelphia Orchestra in SOPHISTICATED LADIESN'Kenge Makes Debut with Philadelphia Orchestra in SOPHISTICATED LADIES
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2017

Known for her powerful and riveting vocals, Symphony Siren and Broadway Diva N'Kenge (Motown: The Musical and Sondheim and Sondheim) makes her debut with the Sophisticated Ladies concert at the Sarasota Performing Arts Center with Tony Nominee Montego Glover and Capathia Jenkins. These three Leading ladies will take the stage by storm with the Philadelphia Orchestra under the baton of Maestro Steve Reineke.  Its a one night only event Saturday August 16, 2017 at 8:00PM following a pre-performance talk at 7:00PM with conductor Steve Reineke. (more...)

Carmen Cusack, Kyle Riabko and More Set for Cabaret 313's 2017-18 SeasonCarmen Cusack, Kyle Riabko and More Set for Cabaret 313's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

Cabaret 313's 2017-18 season marks its fifth anniversary as Detroit's premier cabaret presenter, offering audiences the opportunity to experience some of Broadway's biggest names and brightest young talent. The season includes five performances across the city featuring Tony Award nominees and Grammy Award winners. (more...)

Milford Arts Council presents Scott Coulter at NITE SPOT NIGHTSMilford Arts Council presents Scott Coulter at NITE SPOT NIGHTS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

???????Milford Arts Council, in association with Pantochino Productions Inc., announce the first show of their third season of the Nite Spot Nights series of cabaret entertainment on Saturday, September 9th at 8 pm, at the Milford Center for the Arts in downtown Milford.   (more...)

Andrew Samonsky, Hannah Elless and Bryce Pinkham to Star in BENNY & JOON Musical at The Old Globe; Cast, Creatives Set!Andrew Samonsky, Hannah Elless and Bryce Pinkham to Star in BENNY & JOON Musical at The Old Globe; Cast, Creatives Set!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

The Old Globe today announced the complete cast and creative team for the first show of its 2017-2018 Season, the world premiere musical Benny & Joon, with book by Kirsten Guenther, music by Nolan Gasser, and lyrics by Mindi Dickstein. (more...)

New Block of Tickets Released for Immersive KPOP Run This FallNew Block of Tickets Released for Immersive KPOP Run This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

Due to popular demand, Ars Nova, in association with Ma-Yi Theater and Woodshed Collective, has released a new block of tickets and has added performances (September 16 & 30 at 3pm) to the world premiere of KPOP, a high-octane immersive event that gives you a backstage pass to a K-pop music factory. (more...)

Nite Spot Nights Presents Scott Coulter: the Music of Carole King, Neil Sedaka and MoreNite Spot Nights Presents Scott Coulter: the Music of Carole King, Neil Sedaka and More
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

Milford Arts Council, in association with Pantochino Productions Inc., announce the first show of their third season of the Nite Spot Nights series of cabaret entertainment on Saturday, September 9th at 8 pm, at the Milford Center for the Arts in downtown Milford. (more...)

Miller Auditorium Adds Two New Shows to Lake Michigan Mailers Spotlight SeriesMiller Auditorium Adds Two New Shows to Lake Michigan Mailers Spotlight Series
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2017

Miller Auditorium is pleased to announce two additions to its 2017-18 Lake Michigan Mailers Spotlight Series. Live in Central Park [Revisited]: Simon & Garfunkel (starring Lee Lessack / Johnny Rodgers) and Grand Rapids Ballet's Alice in Wonderland will both be coming to the Miller stage for one night only. (more...)

Christina Masciotti, Grace McLean, and More Named Lincoln Center Theater's New Writers in ResidenceChristina Masciotti, Grace McLean, and More Named Lincoln Center Theater's New Writers in Residence
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2017

Lincoln Center Theater (under the direction of Andre Bishop) has invited five playwrights to join its New Writers in Residence Program. The program, which was established in 2016, supports LCT's ongoing effort to open its doors to the next generation of writers. (more...)

NJPAC's Fall Saturday Program 2017 to Include Dance, Musicals, Filmmaking, and JazzNJPAC's Fall Saturday Program 2017 to Include Dance, Musicals, Filmmaking, and Jazz
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2017

Arts Education at NJPAC announces the new 2017 Fall Saturday Program, offering students a diverse selection of classes in dance, music, theater and visual arts on Saturdays.  (more...)

Gene Kelly & More Featured on 'Judy Garland: Classic Duets'; Out TodayGene Kelly & More Featured on 'Judy Garland: Classic Duets'; Out Today
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2017

JSP Records is proud to announce the release on August 4, 2017 of JUDY GARLAND: CLASSIC DUETS, a 4-CD 109-track set produced by John Stedman that will include 15 tracks never previously issued on CD. (more...)

Stars of ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, HAMILTON and WAITRESS to Sing Songs by Lyons & Pakchar at Rockwood Music HallStars of ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, HAMILTON and WAITRESS to Sing Songs by Lyons & Pakchar at Rockwood Music Hall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2017

Stars of Broadway's Once on This Island, Hamilton and Waitress will join contemporary composing team Douglas Lyons & Ethan D. Pakchar in concert August 28th at Rockwood Music Hall's Stage 2. (more...)

Two Of Maine's Cultural Institutions Collaborate on THE ALL NIGHT STRUT!Two Of Maine's Cultural Institutions Collaborate on THE ALL NIGHT STRUT!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2017

Maine State Music Theatre (MSMT) in Brunswick and Portland Stage (PS) in Portland, Maine announce a second partnership and artistic collaboration that will continue to broaden the connection between the two communities and deepen the program offerings for both theatres' audiences. (more...)

Atlantic For Kids to Present New York Premiere of POLKADOTS: THE COOL KIDS MUSICALAtlantic For Kids to Present New York Premiere of POLKADOTS: THE COOL KIDS MUSICAL
by BroadwayWorld JR - Aug 1, 2017

Atlantic for Kids' 2017-2018 Season will open Saturday, September 16 with the family musical Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical, inspired by Ruby Bridges and the Little Rock Nine featuring music by Greg Borowsky and Douglas Lyons, lyrics and concept by Douglas Lyons, book by Melvin Tunstall III and direction by Tamilla Woodard. (more...)

Cast Album in the Works for Abingdon's THE BOY WHO DANCED ON AIRCast Album in the Works for Abingdon's THE BOY WHO DANCED ON AIR
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2017

Abingdon Theatre and Jonathan Larson grant recipients Tim Rosser and Charlie Sohne have begun a fundraising campaign for a cast album of the Off-Broadway musical The Boy Who Danced on Air. (more...)

New Kritzerland Concert MANCINI MAGIC Set for 8/6New Kritzerland Concert MANCINI MAGIC Set for 8/6
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2017

For the 79th Kritzerland show, we present the magical music of Mancini - Henry Mancini, one of the most successful film composers and songwriters in history.  From Peter Gunn to Mr. Lucky, to Breakfast at Tiffany's, Charade, Days of Wine and Roses to Two for the Road, The Pink Panther and Hatari, and straight through to first the film of Victor/Victoria and then the stage version, Mancini Magic has been the music of people's lives.  (more...)

Classic Film Scores Featured on Judy Garland: Soundtracks, Out TodayClassic Film Scores Featured on Judy Garland: Soundtracks, Out Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2017

Mint Audio Records is proud to announce the release on July 25, 2017 of a new 2-CD 48-track set, Judy Garland: Soundtracks. (more...)

Michael Arden to Helm Reading of Kerrigan & Lowdermilk's REPUBLICMichael Arden to Helm Reading of Kerrigan & Lowdermilk's REPUBLIC
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2017

Michael Arden (Tony-nominated for Spring Awakening and the upcoming Once on This Island) will direct a private reading of Kait Kerrigan and Brian Lowdermilk's newest musical, REPUBLIC on Friday, July 28th at 1pm. (more...)

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