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Bio:
Broadway: The Producers (also 1st national, L.A. and film); Kiss Me, Kate; 1776; The Secret Garden. National: Guys and Dolls (Nicely-Nicely); Hello, Dolly! (w/Carol Channing). Kennedy Center: Sweeney Todd (Pirelli). Off-B'way: Forbidden Broadway (Volume II recording). TV: "Law & Order: SVU." (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: The Producers (also 1st national, L.A. and film); Kiss Me, Kate; 1776; The Secret Garden. National: Guys and Dolls (Nicely-Nicely); Hello, Dolly! (w/Carol Channing). Kennedy Center: Sweeney Todd (Pirelli). Off-B'way: Forbidden Broadway (Volume II recording). TV: "Law & Order: SVU." (read complete bio)
Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at Paper Mill Photo Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at Paper Mill
by Stephi Wild - May 7, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse presents the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Disney's Beauty and the Beast with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, and book by Linda Woolverton.

Gavin Lee and More Join the Cast of Paper Mill's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Photo Gavin Lee and More Join the Cast of Paper Mill's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
by Stephi Wild - Apr 30, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse presents the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Disney's Beauty and the Beast with music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, and book by Linda Woolverton.

BWW Interview: 6 Questions & A Plug with HELLO, DOLLY!'s Wally Dunn Photo BWW Interview: 6 Questions & A Plug with HELLO, DOLLY!'s Wally Dunn
by Kristen Hirsch Montag - Apr 16, 2019

Often the smaller roles and, we hear here, the crew members are not recognized but are integral to the whole production happening. Wally Dunn agrees and shares some fun facts about himself.

#TBT: BULLETS OVER BROADWAY Opens With Marin Mazzie and more! Photo #TBT: BULLETS OVER BROADWAY Opens With Marin Mazzie and more!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 11, 2019

Five years ago, Broadway favorites including Zach Braff, Betsy Wolfe, and the late Marin Mazzie opened the musical adaptation of the classic Woody Allen film Bullets Over Broadway! In honor of the occasion, we're looking back at the show's starry opening night! Check out all the footage below!

Original Broadway Cast Members Of GREAT COMET, BRIGHT STAR, and More Lead Alabama Sha Photo Original Broadway Cast Members Of GREAT COMET, BRIGHT STAR, and More Lead Alabama Shakespeare's THE SOUND OF MUSIC
by Stephi Wild - Oct 28, 2018

Alabama Shakespeare Festival will present The Sound of Music beginning November 15, 2018, directed by ASF Artistic Director Rick Dildine. The Sound of Music features music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein, and book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse (suggested by "The Trapp Family Singers" by Maria Augusta Trapp.)

Alabama Shakespeare Festival To Present New Production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC Photo Alabama Shakespeare Festival To Present New Production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 26, 2018

Alabama Shakespeare Festival will present a new production of The Sound of Music beginning November 15, 2018, directed by ASF Artistic Director Rick Dildine. The Sound of Music features music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein, and book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse (suggested by "The Trapp Family Singers" by Maria Augusta Trapp.)

Photo Flash: Remembering the Great Marin Mazzie Photo Photo Flash: Remembering the Great Marin Mazzie
by Walter McBride - Sep 17, 2018

Today, BroadwayWorld remembers Mazzie with an extensive photo gallery of her life onstage and off. 

Photo Coverage: Remembering Tony Award-Winner Gary Beach Photo Photo Coverage: Remembering Tony Award-Winner Gary Beach
by Walter McBride - Jul 20, 2018

As BroadwayWorld sadly reported, Tony Award Winner Gary Beach passed away this week at age 70. He is survived by his husband Jeffrey Barnett.

Photo Flash: So Long Dearies! Bernadette Peters & Victor Garber Take Final Bows in HE Photo Photo Flash: So Long Dearies! Bernadette Peters & Victor Garber Take Final Bows in HELLO, DOLLY!
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 16, 2018

Just yesterday, Broadway legend Bernadette Peters took her final bow in HELLO, DOLLY! on Broadway, alongside co-star Victor Garber. Two-time Tony Award winner Bernadette Peters began performances on Saturday evening, January 20, and played her final performance July 15th.

VIDEO: Bernadette Peters And Victor Garber Take Final Bows In HELLO, DOLLY! Photo VIDEO: Bernadette Peters And Victor Garber Take Final Bows In HELLO, DOLLY!
by Alan Henry - Jul 16, 2018

In the video below watch as Bernadette Peters takes her final bow in HELLO, DOLLY! on Broadway alongside co-star Victor Garber. Two-time Tony Award winner Bernadette Peters began performances on Saturday evening, January 20, and played her final performance July 15th.

Stars From MEAN GIRLS, THE BAND'S VISIT, DEAR EVAN HANSEN, and to Turn Out Today for  Photo Stars From MEAN GIRLS, THE BAND'S VISIT, DEAR EVAN HANSEN, and to Turn Out Today for Broadway Barks!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2018

Broadway Barks returns in just a few weeks, and the lineup of stars in attendance has just been announced.

Katrina Lenk, Storm Lever, and More Added to Line Up of Broadway Barks Photo Katrina Lenk, Storm Lever, and More Added to Line Up of Broadway Barks
by Julie Musbach - Jul 11, 2018

The 20th Annual Broadway Barks, the star-studded dog and cat adoption event benefiting New York City animal shelters and adoption agencies, will feature celebrities from the hottest shows currently on Broadway. Just announced to join the event are: Aaron De Jesus (Jersey Boys), Katrina Lenk (The Band's Visit), Storm Lever (Summer: The Donna Summer Musical)

Stars From MEAN GIRLS, THE BAND'S VISIT, DEAR EVAN HANSEN, and More to Attend Broadwa Photo Stars From MEAN GIRLS, THE BAND'S VISIT, DEAR EVAN HANSEN, and More to Attend Broadway Barks
by Stephi Wild - Jun 28, 2018

Broadway Barks returns in just a few weeks, and the lineup of stars in attendance has just been announced.

Photo Coverage: Backstage with the Cast of THE DOCTOR'S DILEMMA; Lenny Wolpe, Lisa O' Photo Photo Coverage: Backstage with the Cast of THE DOCTOR'S DILEMMA; Lenny Wolpe, Lisa O'Hare, and More
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 24, 2018

Gingold Theatrical Group continues the 13th season of Project Shaw on with The Doctor's Dilemma, one of Shaw's most beloved plays. BroadwayWorld takes you backstage with the all-star cast featuring Lenny Wolpe, Lisa O'Hare, Reed Birney, and more. Check out the photos below!

Peter Bartlett, Reed Birney, Lisa O'Hare, Tony Roach, Don Stephenson, Lenny Wolpe And Photo Peter Bartlett, Reed Birney, Lisa O'Hare, Tony Roach, Don Stephenson, Lenny Wolpe And More Will Star In Project Shaw's THE DOCTOR'S DILEMMA
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 17, 2018

Gingold Theatrical Group (David Staller, Artistic Director) is proud to announce the next presentation of the 13th Season of Project Shaw, a special series of evenings offering some of Shaw's greatest works and those of his contemporaries, presented monthly at Symphony Space's Leonard Nimoy Thalia Theatre (2537 Broadway at 95th Street). 

Photo Flash: Yes New York, it's Really Him! Santino Fontana Joins HELLO, DOLLY! Photo Photo Flash: Yes New York, it's Really Him! Santino Fontana Joins HELLO, DOLLY!
by Julie Musbach - Mar 15, 2018

Tony Award nominee Santino Fontana, 'one of the most promising young actors to emerge in the New York Theater in recent years' (The New York Times), has stepped into the role of Cornelius Hackl in the most successful and beloved Broadway production of the year, the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival, Hello, Dolly!. Fontana, filling in forGavin Creel, who won a 2017 Tony Award for the role, joined the company for a limited time beginning this past Tuesday, March 13. Creel will be out of the show during this time as he recovers from back surgery.

VIDEO: Bernadette Peters and Victor Garber Share Their Pre-Show Rituals on THE VIEW Photo VIDEO: Bernadette Peters and Victor Garber Share Their Pre-Show Rituals on THE VIEW
by Macon Prickett - Mar 13, 2018

Bernadette Peters and Victor Garber of Broadway's HELLO, DOLLY! sit down with the ladies of THE VIEW to discuss pre-show rituals and their legendary careers. Check out the clip below! 

VIDEO: Bernadette Peters and Victor Garber Take A Moment on WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE w Photo VIDEO: Bernadette Peters and Victor Garber Take A Moment on WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE with Andy Cohen
by Macon Prickett - Mar 8, 2018

Actor Victor Garber talks about the difficulty of filming "Titanic" and says who he hung out with most on set and theatre legend Bernadette Peters shares what advice Bette Midler gave her for "Hello, Dolly!" on Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen. 

DVR Alert: Bernadette Peters and Victor Garber Will Visit WATCH WHAT HAPPENS Tonight Photo DVR Alert: Bernadette Peters and Victor Garber Will Visit WATCH WHAT HAPPENS Tonight
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 7, 2018

Set your DVR! Tonight at 11/10c Andy Cohen will chat with Hello, Dolly! stars Bernadette Peters and Victor Garber on Watch What Happens Live! Tune in to Bravo to watch live.

BWW TV: Bernadette Peters Celebrates Her Birthday Onstage at HELLO, DOLLY! Photo BWW TV: Bernadette Peters Celebrates Her Birthday Onstage at HELLO, DOLLY!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 1, 2018

Last night, the cast of Hello, Dolly! celebrated a milestone birthday of their leading lady, Bernadette Peters, with an on-stage surprise party in front of a sold-out audience.

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