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Bio:
Kay Cole has been performing in TV, Film and Television since she was six years old. She is proud to have created the role of Maggie in the original Broadway production of A Chorus Line. She also loved playing Madame Thenardier in the LA production of Les Miserables. Recently, she co-starred in an ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Kay Cole has been performing in TV, Film and Television since she was six years old. She is proud to have created the role of Maggie in the original Broadway production of A Chorus Line. She also loved playing Madame Thenardier in the LA production of Les Miserables. Recently, she co-starred in an ... (read complete bio)
A CHORUS LINE: La revolución musical que llega a Madrid Photo A CHORUS LINE: La revolución musical que llega a Madrid
by Angeles Diaz - Sep 20, 2021

Por fin veremos en la capital la producción de Antonio Banderas y hacemos un repaso de su génesis.

Mark Salyer's NewStages Soaring To New Heights In 2021 Photo Mark Salyer's NewStages Soaring To New Heights In 2021
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 2, 2021

Beginning with their New Year's show in January, NewStages, a Los Angeles based theater company for seniors, has had a busy year, in lieu of Covid, with thousands of seniors tuning in to their online programming.

LGBTQ Seniors Perform Virtually in New Stages' SECRET LIVES With Final Episode Tuesda Photo LGBTQ Seniors Perform Virtually in New Stages' SECRET LIVES With Final Episode Tuesday, June 30th
by Stephi Wild - Jun 27, 2021

New Stages, a Los Angeles-based arts program for seniors will present Secret Lives, four episodes of stories, creative writing and music during June. The final episode will air on Tuesday, June 30th ,  with a watch party scheduled for 7:00PM Pacific Time.

LGBTQ Seniors Perform Virtually In New Stages' SECRET LIVES Photo LGBTQ Seniors Perform Virtually In New Stages' SECRET LIVES
by A.A. Cristi - May 28, 2021

Pride Month celebrates the progress of the LGBTQ+ community in their journey toward liberation. But many elders in the community experienced periods of their lives where they had to keep their lives and loves secret and hidden.

Moonlight State Productions Announces 2021 Summer Season Photo Moonlight State Productions Announces 2021 Summer Season
by Stephi Wild - May 2, 2021

The curtain will finally rise on Moonlight Stage Productions' long-delayed 40th anniversary season this summer when it returns to live and in-person entertainment in June with four Broadway musicals.

Francesca Amari, Melissa Driscol, Kurt Kelly and More Join PIANO BAR LIVE! Photo Francesca Amari, Melissa Driscol, Kurt Kelly and More Join PIANO BAR LIVE!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 29, 2021

Featuring new performers with every show, Piano Bar Live! streams this Tuesday, March 30 at 7:15 pm ET, with host Scott Barbarino and guests Francesca Amari, Melissa Driscol, Kurt Kelly, Mark Oleszko and Zoe Brooke Reed, plus Mystery Guests and MORE!

Listen Now: Broadway Sings BLOOD ROCK THE MUSICAL Photo Listen Now: Broadway Sings BLOOD ROCK THE MUSICAL
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 4, 2021

Featuring four top Broadway stars: 2019 Tony Award nominee Damon Daunno (Curly in Broadway's 'Oklahoma!'); 1987 Tony Award nominee Robert Torti (Greaseball from 'Starlight Express'); Andy Mientus (Broadway's 'Les Misérables' and the Pied Piper on the CW series 'The Flash'); and Jennifer DiNola (Elphaba in Broadway's 'Wicked'), 'Broadway Sings Blood Rock: The Musical' is currently under consideration for a 2021 Grammy Award in the category of 'Best Musical Theatre Album.'

New Stages Presents NEW YEAR…PLEASE! Photo New Stages Presents NEW YEAR…PLEASE!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 28, 2020

When Covid lockdowns were announced, many live performances were re-envisioned as virtual experiences. A group of seniors at the LA LGBT Center were determined to proceed with their productions, even when it meant learning some new technology.

BWW Interview: Michael Berns' BLOOD ROCK: THE MUSICAL On The Road To Broadway Photo BWW Interview: Michael Berns' BLOOD ROCK: THE MUSICAL On The Road To Broadway
by Gil Kaan - Oct 19, 2020

Songwriter, vocalist, and music producer Michael Berns has been keeping busy during these quarantined times producing a six-song EP of his theatrical show BLOOD ROCK: THE MUSICAL. With the able vocal assist from his Broadway friends (Andy Mientus, Damon Daunno, Jennifer DiNola and Robert Torti), and his new writing partner Ralph Pezzullo, Broadway Sings Blood Rock The Musical has been created.

Broadway Sings BLOOD ROCK - THE MUSICAL Out Worldwide Photo Broadway Sings BLOOD ROCK - THE MUSICAL Out Worldwide
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 2, 2020

'Broadway Sings Blood Rock: The Musical,' a new EP comprised of six songs from the acclaimed 2018 stage play 'Blood Rock: The Musical' created by Michael Berns, has received a worldwide release on all streaming music platforms, including iTunes and Apple Music.

Damon Daunno, Robert Torti, Andy Mientus & Jennifer DiNola Featured on BROADWAY SINGS Photo Damon Daunno, Robert Torti, Andy Mientus & Jennifer DiNola Featured on BROADWAY SINGS BLOOD ROCK: THE MUSICAL EP
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2020

The new EP features the singing of four top Broadway stars: 2019 Tony Award nominee Damon Daunno (Curly in Broadway's 'Oklahoma!'); 1987 Tony Award nominee Robert Torti (Greaseball from 'Starlight Express'); Andy Mientus (Broadway's 'Les Misérables,' and in the role of the Pied Piper on the CW TV series 'The Flash'); and Jennifer DiNola (Elphaba in Broadway's 'Wicked').

'Broadway Sings BLOOD ROCK' is Now Available on iTunes and Apple Music, Featuring And Photo 'Broadway Sings BLOOD ROCK' is Now Available on iTunes and Apple Music, Featuring Andy Mientus, Damon Daunno, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 21, 2020

 Broadway Sings Blood Rock The Musical, a new six song EP featuring Tony nominees Damon Daunno (Curly in Oklahoma!) and Robert Torti (Starlight Express), and Andy Mientus (Broadway Les Misérables, the Pied Piper CW's a?oeThe Flasha??) and Jennifer DiNola (Broadway Wicked) is available now.

A CHORUS LINE Will Celebrate 45th Anniversary On STARS IN THE HOUSE With Donna McKech Photo A CHORUS LINE Will Celebrate 45th Anniversary On STARS IN THE HOUSE With Donna McKechnie, Ronald Dennis and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 24, 2020

A-Five, six, seven, eight! 45 years to the day after the curtain first rose on 'A Chorus Line,' Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley announced today that many members of the original cast of the singular sensation will come together on 'Stars In The House' LIVE Saturday, July 25th at 8 PM ET on the Stars In The House YouTube channel.

NewStages Presents LGBTQ Seniors In Virtual Evening Of Stories And Music About Coming Photo NewStages Presents LGBTQ Seniors In Virtual Evening Of Stories And Music About Coming Out
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 24, 2020

When Covid lockdowns were announced, many live performances were re-envisioned as virtual experiences. A group of seniors at the LA LGBT Center was determined to proceed with the spring production, even when it meant learning some new technology.

BWW Spotlight Series: Meet Suzanne Mayes, a Native Angeleno Who Went from Future Astr Photo BWW Spotlight Series: Meet Suzanne Mayes, a Native Angeleno Who Went from Future Astronaut to Shining Onstage
by Shari Barrett - May 7, 2020

With the current theatre world on hiatus, I have created a Spotlight Series on Broadway World which features interviews with some of the many talented artists who make our Los Angeles theatre community so exciting and vibrant thanks to their ongoing contribution to keeping the Arts alive in the City of the Angels. And just like all of us, I wondered how they are dealing with the abrupt end of productions in which they were involved. This Spotlight focuses on Suzanne Mayes, who started out thinking she would pursue the stars as an astronaut and wound up shining onstage!

VIDEO: Group Rep Posts A CAROL CHRISTMAS Full Production! Photo VIDEO: Group Rep Posts A CAROL CHRISTMAS Full Production!
by Stage Tube - Mar 31, 2020

Because we all need a little Christmas, Group Rep has posted a full production video of its original musical A Carol Christmas.

Exclusive: Broadway's Renee Marino Guides a 30 Minute Full Body Workout! Photo Exclusive: Broadway's Renee Marino Guides a 30 Minute Full Body Workout!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 26, 2020

In need of a full body workout you can do at home while practicing social distancing? Broadway's Renee Marino has just the solution!

Casting Announced For HAIR At Los Angeles LGBT Center Photo Casting Announced For HAIR At Los Angeles LGBT Center
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 19, 2020

Casting has been announced for the Los Angeles LGBT Center's Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center's production of the iconic musical Hair. Under the direction of Kate Sullivan with musical direction by Jared Stein, there will be two preview performances on Wednesday, March 25, and Thursday, March 26, at 8pm. Opening is set for Friday, March 27, at 8pm in the Davidson/Valentini Theatre. The regular performance schedule will be Friday and Saturday at 8pm and Sunday at 7pm through April 26.

New Production Of HAIR Comes To The Los Angeles LGBT Center's Davidson/Valentini Thea Photo New Production Of HAIR Comes To The Los Angeles LGBT Center's Davidson/Valentini Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jan 21, 2020

The Los Angeles LGBT Center's Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center has announced a brand-new production of the iconic musical Hair. Under the direction of Kate Sullivan with musical direction by Jared Stein, there will be two preview performances on Wednesday, March 25, and Thursday, March 26, at 8pm. Opening is set for Friday, March 27, at 8pm in the Davidson/Valentini Theatre. The regular performance schedule will be Friday and Saturday at 8pm and Sunday at 7pm through April 26.

BWW Review: THE MAN WHO CAME TO DINNER at Lonny Chapman Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE MAN WHO CAME TO DINNER at Lonny Chapman Theatre
by Cary Ginell - Dec 31, 2019

A riotous script and a veteran cast who know their way around comedy highlight a bravura production of 'The Man Who Came To Dinner,' Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman's classic 1939 play about a sidelined theater critic, forced to be wheelchair bound in a house in small town Ohio. Jim Beaver, Barry Pearl, and Kay Cole starr in this outrageously funny revival.

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