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12 Days of Christmas with Charles Busch: Day 4- Kay Starr Awaits for the Man with the Bag12 Days of Christmas with Charles Busch: Day 4- Kay Starr Awaits for the Man with the Bag
by Charles Busch - Dec 17, 2017

Deck the halls, trim the tree, and spin the dreidel. BroadwayWorld is continuing our tradition of celebrating the holiday season with a Twelve Days of Christmas countdown. This year we've invited the great Charles Busch to share his favorites holiday performances. Check back daily to get in the holiday spirit in time for December 25 and to find out what else made his list! (more...)

Kalani Pe'a, Burt Bacharach, and Andrew Mcmahon Join October Lineup at Blue Note HawaiiKalani Pe'a, Burt Bacharach, and Andrew Mcmahon Join October Lineup at Blue Note Hawaii
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2017

Fall has arrived but October is heating up with the acts at Blue Note Hawaii. This month includes legendary national artists, some of the biggest local talents around and some great comedy. (more...)

A SUMMER FESTIVAL OF SONG At Bristol Riverside TheatreA SUMMER FESTIVAL OF SONG At Bristol Riverside Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2017

Bristol Riverside Theatre announces its Summer Music Fest's three-concert series featuring a kaleidoscope of styles - from pop music of the 50's to patriotic classics to the golden years of Broadway. (more...)

Big Stars Mark This May at Blue Note HawaiiBig Stars Mark This May at Blue Note Hawaii
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2017

May has major stars lining up at Blue Note Hawaii, the state's premier venue for the world's most celebrated artists, kicking off with two local favorites DeAndre Brackensick and Robert Cazimero, followed up by seminal reggae artists Black Uhuru, soul songstress Meleana Brown and American Idol star Taylor Hicks. (more...)

Yellowjackets, Tommy Igoe Band and More Set for Blue Note Napa This MarchYellowjackets, Tommy Igoe Band and More Set for Blue Note Napa This March
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2017

Blue Note Napa has announced its March 2017 lineup - scroll down for details! (more...)

Yellowjackets, Tommy Igoe Band and More Set for Blue Note Napa This MarchYellowjackets, Tommy Igoe Band and More Set for Blue Note Napa This March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2017

Blue Note Napa has announced its March 2017 lineup - scroll down for details! (more...)

Robert Habermann Sings HIS WAY at Barking Next MonthRobert Habermann Sings HIS WAY at Barking Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2017

Award winning singer Robert Habermann brings the highly acclaimed His Way to Barking on Friday 24th February. His Way tells the whole unexpurgated story of the rise and fall of Frank Sinatra with many of Sinatra's wonderful songs including: Come Fly With Me, Fly Me To The Moon, Witchcraft, You Make Me Feel So Young, Strangers In The Night, My Way, New York New York and many more. (more...)

Grammy Nominee Sacha Boutros Returning to Martinis Above Fourth Table + Stage, 5/19Grammy Nominee Sacha Boutros Returning to Martinis Above Fourth Table + Stage, 5/19
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2016

Grammy-nominated Jazz recording artist Sacha Boutros returns to Martinis Above Fourth with her popular show, Sacha Sings Streisand. Sacha created the show in 2014 because she always wanted to pay tribute to her longtime idol, Barbra Streisand. That show provided the opportunity to do just that and the audience loved every minute of it! Boutros once again brings her talent, charm and beautiful voice to Martinis Above Fourth to share songs from the Barbara Streisand catalogue with a one-night only performance on Thursday, May 19 at 8:00 pm.  Tickets, available at www.ma4sd.com, are priced at $20 - $35. (more...)

BWW Review: THE TAFFETAS Bring the Fifties to YLTBWW Review: THE TAFFETAS Bring the Fifties to YLT
by Marakay Rogers - Mar 11, 2016

The sister act girl group from Muncie Indiana makes its first TV appearance,,, on the York Little Theatre stage. Prepare to hear the greatest hits of the Fifties from some of the great singers of the YLT stage. (more...)

BWW Review: ALWAYS... PATSY CLINE is a Hit for York Little TheatreBWW Review: ALWAYS... PATSY CLINE is a Hit for York Little Theatre
by Marakay Rogers - Aug 19, 2015

Director Christopher Quigley takes the popular Ted Swindley musical back to some comic and musical roots at York's Studio Theatre (more...)

Legendary Puppeteer Bob Baker Dies at Age 90Legendary Puppeteer Bob Baker Dies at Age 90
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2014

Legendary puppeteer Bob Baker died today of natural causes. Baker was 90. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Girl-Talk With Andrea McArdleBWW Interviews: Girl-Talk With Andrea McArdle
by Nancy Grossman - Nov 26, 2014

Andrea McArdle talks with BroadwayWorld about 4 GIRLS 4: A CHRISTMAS TOGETHER , a star vehicle with Maureen McGovern, Donna McKechnie, and Faith Prince driving into Boston next week for one night at The Wilbur Theatre. A modernization of the original show which starred Rosemary Clooney, this version presents four fabulous musical stars who each take a turn performing their signature material and some music of the season, with Music Direction by John McDaniel. (more...)

TV Host and Comic Skip E. Lowe Dies at 85TV Host and Comic Skip E. Lowe Dies at 85
by TV News Desk - Sep 23, 2014

Skip E. Lowe, the comic, raconteur and perennial TV host whose weekly public access cable program has been airing in Los Angeles, New York and other major markets for more than 35 years--the longest in television history--and is generally credited as the inspiration for the Martin Short character “Jiminy Glick,” died in his home at Kingsley Manor Apartments in Hollywood on Monday, Sept. 22. He was 85 and had been suffering from emphysema and other respiratory ailments, though he never smoked, but blamed years of working as a comic in smoke-infested nightclubs. Lowe had conducted more than 6,000 interviews, often two a week, with guests that included Orson Welles and Bette Davis. (more...)

Sacha Boutros to Perform SACHA SINGS STREISAND in San Diego, 3/20Sacha Boutros to Perform SACHA SINGS STREISAND in San Diego, 3/20
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2014

Martinis Above Fourth Table + Stage and Sher Krieger Events present Jazz Recording Artist Sacha Boutros in her newest show, 'Sacha Sings Streisand' in San Diego on Thursday, March 20. (more...)

Michael Feinstein Performs with the Princeton Symphony Orchestra TonightMichael Feinstein Performs with the Princeton Symphony Orchestra Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2014

The Princeton Symphony Orchestra is celebrating 10 years of Broadway POPS! with a concert starring Michael Feinstein, master of The Great American Songbook, tonight, February 8, at 8 pm at Richardson Auditorium on Princeton University Campus. The concert continues a tradition of quality pops programming featuring top Broadway artists accompanied by the PSO, and will be conducted by Sam Kriger. (more...)

Michael Feinstein to Perform with the Princeton Symphony Orchestra, 2/8Michael Feinstein to Perform with the Princeton Symphony Orchestra, 2/8
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2014

The Princeton Symphony Orchestra is celebrating 10 years of Broadway POPS! with a concert starring Michael Feinstein, master of The Great American Songbook, on Saturday, February 8, at 8 pm at Richardson Auditorium on Princeton University Campus. The concert continues a tradition of quality pops programming featuring top Broadway artists accompanied by the PSO, and will be conducted by Sam Kriger. (more...)

Smuin Ballet Presents a Holiday Celebrations with XXmas: The Christmas BalletSmuin Ballet Presents a Holiday Celebrations with XXmas: The Christmas Ballet
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2013

The Bay Area's hottest holiday ticket gets a 20th Anniversary Season kick with XXmas: The Christmas Ballet, 2013 Edition, making its sassy return with a perfect gift for audience members of all ages. An ever-changing carousel of mischief and elegance, this enormously popular holiday celebration offers something for everyone, from ballet, tap, and swing to a wealth of other dances drawn from holiday traditions from around the world. This year XXmas: The Christmas Ballet will include new choreography from Smuin's acclaimed Choreographer-in-Residence Amy Seiwert and Post:Ballet Artistic Director Robert Dekkers. XXmas: The Christmas Ballet will tour the Bay Area, beginning with shows in Walnut Creek (November 22-23), continuing in Livermore (November 29-30), Carmel (December 6-7), and Mountain View (December 11-15), and finishing up with its annual holiday run at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco (December 18-28). Single tickets ($25-$65*) are available by calling the individual venues or visiting www.smuinballet.org * San Francisco venues only, other venues $49-$65 (more...)

Six-CD Box Set of Hy Zaret and Lou Singer's BALLADS FOR THE AGE OF SCIENCE Released TodaySix-CD Box Set of Hy Zaret and Lou Singer's BALLADS FOR THE AGE OF SCIENCE Released Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2013

For the first time in over fifty years, Harbinger Records will release 'Ballads for the Age of Science,' the most successful educational recordings of all time, as a six-CD box set. Featuring more than four dozen original songs written by Hy Zaret, co-author of the iconic popular song 'Unchained Melody,' and Lou Singer between 1959 and 1961, the albums introduced scientific concepts and terms using catchy, easy-to-learn lyrics and music to grade school students across America in the early 1960s. (more...)

Six-CD Box Set of Hy Zaret and Lou Singer's BALLADS FOR THE AGE OF SCIENCE Set for 10/15 ReleaseSix-CD Box Set of Hy Zaret and Lou Singer's BALLADS FOR THE AGE OF SCIENCE Set for 10/15 Release
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2013

For the first time in over fifty years, Harbinger Records will release 'Ballads for the Age of Science,' the most successful educational recordings of all time, as a six-CD box set. Featuring more than four dozen original songs written by Hy Zaret, co-author of the iconic popular song 'Unchained Melody,' and Lou Singer between 1959 and 1961, the albums introduced scientific concepts and terms using catchy, easy-to-learn lyrics and music to grade school students across America in the early 1960s. (more...)

FLIPSIDE: THE PATTI PAGE STORY Makes NY Premiere at 59E59 Theaters, 12/18-30FLIPSIDE: THE PATTI PAGE STORY Makes NY Premiere at 59E59 Theaters, 12/18-30
by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2012

59E59 Theaters welcomes Front Page Productions with FLIPSIDE: THE PATTI PAGE STORY, written and directed by Greg White, and featuring 28 of Patti Page's hit songs. FLIPSIDE: THE PATTI PAGE STORY begins performances on Tuesday, December 18 for a limited engagement through Today, December 30. Press Opening is Friday, December 21 at 8 PM. (more...)

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