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Date of Birth: May 02, 1948 (72)

Birth Place: Seminole, TX, USA
Trent Kowalik Releases 'Warm Sunny Day' Photo Trent Kowalik Releases 'Warm Sunny Day'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2020

Trent came up with Warm Sunny Day and sent his piano and voice demo to Kim Scharnberg, who encouraged him to expand it into a fully-produced song. Kim also connected Trent with his son, Will Scharnberg, who is an LA-based music producer, and the project quickly evolved.

Linda Eder, Elena Shaddow, Kevin Worley and More to Take Part in IOWA CONCERT OF HOPE Photo Linda Eder, Elena Shaddow, Kevin Worley and More to Take Part in IOWA CONCERT OF HOPE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2020

A special 'virtual concert' is planned to raise funds to benefit those affected by the August derecho storm that devastated areas of East Central Iowa. The Iowa Concert of Hope will air and stream on Thursday, October 1st at 7pm,

Theater Stories: The First Rodgers & Hammerstein Collaboration, HELLO, DOLLY! and Mor Photo Theater Stories: The First Rodgers & Hammerstein Collaboration, HELLO, DOLLY! and More About The St. James Theatre!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 12, 2020

Today's Theater Stories features The St. James Theatre! Learn about the first Rodgers and Hammerstein collaboration, which Oscar-winning movie was filmed at the theater, the longest-running show to play the St. James and more!

BWW Previews: August 30th Jamie deRoy & friends Presents MORE FROM THE ARCHIVES Photo BWW Previews: August 30th Jamie deRoy & friends Presents MORE FROM THE ARCHIVES
by Stephen Mosher - Aug 30, 2020

The venerable Jamie deRoy continues to bring the archives of Jamie deRoy & friends to all her fans.

Kelly Lang To Appear On TBN's HUCKABEE Saturday, August 29 Photo Kelly Lang To Appear On TBN's HUCKABEE Saturday, August 29
by TV News Desk - Aug 28, 2020

Singer/songwriter Kelly Lang will be gracing the stage of TBN’s HUCKABEE Saturday, August 29 at 8/7c and Sunday, August 30 at 9/8c.

VIDEO: Regional Spotlight Shines on WaterTower Theatre on STARS IN THE HOUSE Photo VIDEO: Regional Spotlight Shines on WaterTower Theatre on STARS IN THE HOUSE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2020

Stars in the House continues today (2pm) with a Regional Theatre Spotlight On: WaterTower Theatre - Addison, TX.  Hosted by Elizabeth Kensek and Shane Peterman with Stephen Cole, Christine Cornish Smith, Larry Gatlin, Brian Gonzales, David Krane, Phyllis Cicero and Doug Wright.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: August 15-16- with Betty Buckley, Christopher Jackson,  Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: August 15-16- with Betty Buckley, Christopher Jackson, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2020

This Weekend (August 15-16) in live streaming: Stephanie J. Block sings with Seth Rudetsky, Carrie reunites on Stars in the House, and so much more!

Country Stars Remember Charlie Daniels Photo Country Stars Remember Charlie Daniels
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2020

The country music community is mourning the loss of the legendary Charlie Daniels. The influential music icon passed away this morning following a hemorrhagic stroke. He was 83.

'Remembering Kenny Rogers' Special Hosted By T. Graham Brown Set To Air On SiriusXM's Photo 'Remembering Kenny Rogers' Special Hosted By T. Graham Brown Set To Air On SiriusXM's Prime Country Channel
by TV News Desk - Mar 26, 2020

Country hit-maker T. Graham Brown will host 'Remembering Kenny Rogers' special to premiere Friday, March 27th at 9/8c on SiriusXM's Prime Country Channel 58. This heartwarming two-hour show will feature live cuts from Kenny Rogers' 'Live By Request' album and more. As part of the tribute, some of Kenny's closest friends share their most precious memories and remember Kenny Rogers through the years. T. Graham Brown hosts LIVE WIRE each month on the channel, showcasing live cuts & interviews with some of T. Graham Brown's closest friends and heroes while sharing fun stories about life on the road.

The New York Tenors Perform At The Avenel Performing Arts Center Photo The New York Tenors Perform At The Avenel Performing Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2020

The Avenel Performing Arts Center (APAC), presents The New York Tenors for five performances Friday, March 20 through Sunday, March 22, 2020.

BWW Interview: Jamie deRoy of JAMIE deROY & FRIENDS at Birdland Photo BWW Interview: Jamie deRoy of JAMIE deROY & FRIENDS at Birdland
by Stephen Mosher - Feb 13, 2020

The Tony winner brings her 3 decade old show to the Birdland Theater Valentine's weekend.. and what a guest cast she has! Stephen Mosher chats with the iconic New Yorker about what to expedt

Photo Coverage: Andy Cooney Brings His Christmas Celebration to Carnegie Hall Photo Photo Coverage: Andy Cooney Brings His Christmas Celebration to Carnegie Hall
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Dec 10, 2019

Last night at Carnegie Hall, Andy Cooney presented the 'Andy Cooney's Christmas Celebration'.

The Finkel Brothers Reunite To Explore The Great American Songbook At Don't Tell Mama Photo The Finkel Brothers Reunite To Explore The Great American Songbook At Don't Tell Mama
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2019

The Finkel Brothers reunite for a special evening celebrating The Great American Songbook at Don't Tell Mama in New York City on Sunday, November 24. Due to heavy scheduling the two musical virtuosos have been hard to find together on onstage this year. Elliot Finkel recently finished the Grand Hotel concert with John Schneider and Ian Finkel just finished writing and directing the one-person show phenomena, Sophie Tucker in Person featuring Cheryl Ann Allen.

Bristol Riverside Theatre Announces Leadership Change At End Of 2019-2020 Season Photo Bristol Riverside Theatre Announces Leadership Change At End Of 2019-2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2019

Bristol Riverside Theatre announces that Founding Director Susan D. Atkinson and Artistic Director Keith Baker will be stepping down from their day-to-day roles at the end of the 2019-2020 season. Atkinson is credited with helping to rejuvenate Bristol Borough during her 33 years of service. She led the way in turning an old adult movie theatre into a professional theatre company that has produced five world class productions a year for the past 33 years. Baker steps down after 28 years of service to the theatre. He wore many different hats at BRT, directing, singing and acting in over 120 plays and musicals, and steering its artistic vision. The duo will step down from their roles at the conclusion of the current season. The BRT Board of Directors has launched an extensive search for a new artistic director. Later in the season, look for news of a special event that will honor Atkinson and Baker's service to the organization and the community. 

Photo Flash: Jim Caruso's Cast Party Debuts In Nashville Photo Photo Flash: Jim Caruso's Cast Party Debuts In Nashville
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2019

“Jim Caruso's Cast Party,” the extreme open mic/variety show, made it's Nashville debut at The Franklin Theatre on September 7.  A packed house was privy to performances by Grammy winners, legends from the Country Music Hall of Fame, Broadway, pop, gospel and blues singers.

Brian Kennedy Returns To New York And Boston For Special Holiday Concerts Photo Brian Kennedy Returns To New York And Boston For Special Holiday Concerts
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2019

Brian Kennedy, one of Ireland's most inspired and revered ambassadors of music, will be returning to New York and Boston this December for special holiday concert appearances. On Monday, December 9 the Irish icon will bring his exceptional vocal talents to perform with Andy Cooney's Christmas Celebration at Carnegie Hall (881 Seventh Avenue). Tickets are on sale now at www.carnegiehall.org or CarnegieCharge 212-247-7800.

JIM CARUSO'S CAST PARTY to Make Nashville Debut Photo JIM CARUSO'S CAST PARTY to Make Nashville Debut
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2019

Jim Caruso's Cast Party will make it's Nashville debut on Saturday, September 7 at 8pm. The 'extreme open mic,' hosted by Caruso and accompanied by Billy Stritch, will take place at The Franklin Theatre (419 Main Street, Franklin, TN).

Real Gone Music Releases Janie Fricke's IT AIN'T EASY: THE COMPLETE HITS on CD Photo Real Gone Music Releases Janie Fricke's IT AIN'T EASY: THE COMPLETE HITS on CD
by TV News Desk - Aug 14, 2019

Two-time CMA and ACM Female Vocalist of the Year Janie Fricke announces Real Gone Music release of 'It Ain't Easy: The Complete Hits', available now. This 41-track, 2 CD compilation spans from 1977 to 1989, including not just her solo smashes such as 'What're You Doing Tonight,' 'It Ain't Easy Being Easy,' 'He's A Heartache (Looking For A Place To Happen),' and 'Tell Me A Lie,' but also her chart-topping duets with Charlie Rich (“On My Knees”), Merle Haggard (“A Place to Fall Apart”), Larry Gatlin ('From Time To Time') and Johnny Duncan ('Come A Little Bit Closer'). As an added bonus, Janie penned the liner notes, which are accompanied by previously unseen photos and she autographed 100 booklets for fans who order 'It Ain't Easy: The Complete Hits' through Real Gone Music.

Real Gone Music Releases Janie Fricke IT AIN'T EASY: THE COMPLETE HITS Photo Real Gone Music Releases Janie Fricke IT AIN'T EASY: THE COMPLETE HITS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2019

Two-time CMA and ACM Female Vocalist of the Year Janie Fricke announces the release of 'It Ain't Easy: The Complete Hits' through Real Gone Music on August 9. This 41-track, 2 CD compilation includes many of her 18 number one hits including 'What're You Doing Tonight,' 'It Ain't Easy Being Easy,' 'He's A Heartache (Looking For A Place To Happen),' 'Tell Me A Lie' and more. All forty-one songs released on 'It Ain't Easy: The Complete Hits' will be available at Amazon.com. Also included are popular duets with Johnny Duncan, Merle Haggard, Charlie Rich, George Jones and Larry Gatlin.

Photo Flash: JIM CARUSO'S CAST PARTY Takes Over Las Vegas Photo Photo Flash: JIM CARUSO'S CAST PARTY Takes Over Las Vegas
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2019

Jim Caruso's Cast Party stormed Las Vegas for one night only, on Friday, July 26. The a?oeextreme open mic,a?? which celebrates musical and variety talent, returned to Myron's Cabaret Jazz at The Smith Center. 

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