Klea Blackhurst & Stephen Bogardus to Lead the York's PANAMA HATTIEKlea Blackhurst & Stephen Bogardus to Lead the York's PANAMA HATTIE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2019

Celebrating Broadway's legendary Cole Porter, The York Theatre Company continues their 50th Anniversary Season with its acclaimed Musicals in Mufti series celebrating the legendary Broadway composer.  (more...)

The Mabel Mercer Foundation Celebrates The 30th Annual New York Cabaret ConventionThe Mabel Mercer Foundation Celebrates The 30th Annual New York Cabaret Convention
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2019

In a combined triumph for the Classic Popular Songbook, its purveyors and adherents, and the professionalism and perseverance of THE MABEL MERCER FOUNDATION, the unique organization presents its 30th Annual New York Cabaret Convention at The Rose Theater, Jazz at Lincoln Center, beginning Monday, October 28th and running through Thursday, October 31st. The four individual concerts will be offered at 6:00 PM each evening, and more than seventy-five vocalists and musicians are scheduled to perform. Tickets are now on sale at the Jazz at Lincoln Center box office and www.jazz.org. (more...)

Photo Flash: CHRISTMAS AT BIRDLAND Album Release Party Is A Huge SuccessPhoto Flash: CHRISTMAS AT BIRDLAND Album Release Party Is A Huge Success
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2019

Club44 Records recently celebrated the upcoming release of Christmas at Birdland, featuring Billy Stritch, Jim Caruso and Klea Blackhurst, at the legendary Birdland Jazz Club in New York, NY. The party was attended by a host of Broadway, jazz and cabaret industry professionals, including Max von Essen, Natalie Douglas and Karen Mason, to name a few. (more...)

Lynn Henderson To Reprise ​​​​​​​A SKITCH IN TIME: MY FRIENDSHIP WITH MAESTRO SKITCH HENDERSON At Don't Tell MamaLynn Henderson To Reprise ​​​​​​​A SKITCH IN TIME: MY FRIENDSHIP WITH MAESTRO SKITCH HENDERSON At Don't Tell Mama
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2019

Singer Lynn Henderson will reprise her performance of a??a??a??a??a??a??a??A SKITCH IN TIME: MY FRIENDSHIP WITH MAESTRO SKITCH HENDERSON, on Saturday, November 2 at 4 PM at Don't Tell Mama. (more...)

A SKITCH IN TIME - A Tribute To The Founder Of The New York Pops: Returns To Don't Tell MamaA SKITCH IN TIME - A Tribute To The Founder Of The New York Pops: Returns To Don't Tell Mama
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2019

Singer Lynn Henderson will reprise her performance of A Skitch in Time: My Friendship with Maestro Skitch Henderson, on Nov. 2nd at Don't Tell Mama, at 4pm. A Skitch in Time tributes the New York Pops founder who built the Pops from an idea to a beloved international institution. Lynn Henderson and Skitch were not related a?" they shared a surname and admiration of the Great American Songbook. After bonding over music at a benefit in their Connecticut town, (more...)

Club44 Records, A New Record Label Focused On The American Songbook, Launches In NashvilleClub44 Records, A New Record Label Focused On The American Songbook, Launches In Nashville
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2019

Club44 Records has announced its opening, with a reception in Nashville! With years of experience and excellence in the music business, Club44 Records aims to highlight the Broadway, cabaret and jazz genres, and provide a home for artists who represent this timeless music. Their first release, Christmas at Birdland, features well-known Broadway artists Billy Stritch, Jim Caruso and Klea Blackhurst and will release October 18, 2019. (more...)

BWW Review: TO LIFE! CELEBRATING SHELDON HARNICK at The Romulus Linney Courtyard TheatreBWW Review: TO LIFE! CELEBRATING SHELDON HARNICK at The Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre
by Bobby Patrick - Sep 17, 2019

The American Songbook Association pays tribute to Sheldon Harnick, legendary Broadway songwriter of Fiddler on The Roof, She Loves Me and more. (more...)

Photos/Review: American Songbook Association Honors Sheldon Harnick With Lifetime Achievement AwardPhotos/Review: American Songbook Association Honors Sheldon Harnick With Lifetime Achievement Award
by Stephen Sorokoff - Sep 17, 2019

Last night, Sheldon Harnick received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Songbook Association! Performers included Kissy Simmons, Klea Blackhurst, Adam Heller, Danny Bacher, Samantha Massell, Melanie Moore, Alexandra Silber, Brad Oscar, Liz Callaway, Jeff Harnar & Alex Rybeck, Alan Schmuckler, Jeffrey Saver and Rhyn Mclemore Saver, Ed Dixon, Sidney Myer, Judy Kuhn, Robert Cuccioli, and Steven Skybell. (more...)

Wake Up With BWW 9/16: American Theatre Wing Gala, and More!Wake Up With BWW 9/16: American Theatre Wing Gala, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2019

Today's top stories: the American Theatre Wing holds its gala honoring Jonathan Larson tonight, and more! (more...)

The Mabel Mercer Foundation Celebrates 30th Annual NY Cabaret Convention At Jazz At Lincoln CenterThe Mabel Mercer Foundation Celebrates 30th Annual NY Cabaret Convention At Jazz At Lincoln Center
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2019

In a combined triumph for the Classic Popular Songbook, its purveyors and adherents, and the professionalism and perseverance of THE MABEL MERCER FOUNDATION, that unique organization presents its 30th Annual New York Cabaret Convention at The Rose Theater, Jazz at Lincoln Center, beginning Monday, October 28th and running through Thursday, October 31st. The four individual concerts will be offered at 6:00 PM each evening, and more than seventy-five vocalists and musicians are scheduled to perform. Tickets are on sale at the Jazz at Lincoln Center box office and www.jazz.org starting today, Monday, September 9. (more...)

Photo Flash: Klea Blackhurst Celebrates Jerry Herman At BirdlandPhoto Flash: Klea Blackhurst Celebrates Jerry Herman At Birdland
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2019

The Broadway at Birdland concert series was proud to present singer/actress Klea Blackhurst with a brand new solo show, “One Of The Girls,” a tribute to Jerry Herman. (more...)

BWW Review: KLEA BLACKHURST: ONE OF THE GIRLS at BirdlandBWW Review: KLEA BLACKHURST: ONE OF THE GIRLS at Birdland
by Stephen Mosher - Aug 28, 2019

A happy and lucky throng of people filled the main room at Birdland on August 26th to see the jazz club's esteemed favorite, Klea Blackhurst, debut her new solo show, a?oeOne of the Girlsa??.  (more...)

York Theatre Co's Musicals in Mufti to Tribute Cole PorterYork Theatre Co's Musicals in Mufti to Tribute Cole Porter
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2019

Celebrating the legendary Cole Porter, The York Theatre Company launches their 50th Anniversary Celebration with the 2019 Fall Musicals in Mufti series featuring three shows which highlight the genius of the legendary Cole Porter through his music and lyrics (more...)

Birdland Presents The Charlie Parker Birthday Celebration And More Week Of August 26Birdland Presents The Charlie Parker Birthday Celebration And More Week Of August 26
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2019

Birdland will kick-off their great week of programming with the following acts: (more...)

Photo Flash: Get A First Look At Glimmerglass Festival's Production Of SHOW BOATPhoto Flash: Get A First Look At Glimmerglass Festival's Production Of SHOW BOAT
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the Glimmerglass Festival production of SHOW BOAT! Check out photos of the cast in action! (more...)

Emily Skinner, Rebecca Luker & More Will Take Part in 30th Annual New York Cabaret ConventionEmily Skinner, Rebecca Luker & More Will Take Part in 30th Annual New York Cabaret Convention
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2019

In a combined triumph for the Classic Popular Songbook, its purveyors and adherents, and the professionalism and perseverance of The Mabel Mercer Foundation, that unique organization presents its THIRTIETH annual New York Cabaret Convention at The Rose Theater, Jazz at Lincoln Center, beginning Monday, October 28th and running through Thursday, October 31th. The four individual concerts will be offered at 6 o'clock each evening, and more than seventy-five vocalists and musicians are scheduled to perform. (more...)

Birdland Presents Dee Dee Bridgewater, Nicki Parrott, Chiemi Nakai Latin Jazz Quartet and MoreBirdland Presents Dee Dee Bridgewater, Nicki Parrott, Chiemi Nakai Latin Jazz Quartet and More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2019

Birdland Presents Dee Dee Bridgewater, Nicki Parrott, Chiemi Nakai Latin Jazz Quartet and More (more...)

Birdland Announces August 2019 Schedule; Max von Essen, Jason Kravits, and MoreBirdland Announces August 2019 Schedule; Max von Essen, Jason Kravits, and More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2019

Birdland will kick-off their exciting month of programming with John Pizzarelli: A Tribute to Benny Goodman, Dee Dee Bridgewater, David Matthews Trio, The Count Basie Orchestra, Charlie Parker Birthday Celebration, Chris Byars Original Sextet, Nicki Parrott, Gunhild Carling, Ken Peplowski and Diego Figueiredo, Birdography: Celebrating Charlie Parker, Lorin Cohen, Sam Behr, Laila Biali, Carole J. Bufford, The Lineup with Susie Mosher, Jim Caruso's Cast Party, and more! (more...)

SHOW BOAT Opens The Glimmerglass FestivalSHOW BOAT Opens The Glimmerglass Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2019

Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II's Show Boat opened at The Glimmerglass Festival July 6 in the company's first-ever production of America's original "musical play." (more...)

Birdland Presents The Freddy Cole Quartet And More Week Of July 8 And 15Birdland Presents The Freddy Cole Quartet And More Week Of July 8 And 15
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2019

Birdland will kick-off their great week of programming with the following acts: (more...)

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