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Review: THE LINEUP Brings Variety and a Vivacious Volcanic Hostess at Birdland
by Rob Lester - Feb 4, 2024

'Maybe Tuesday will be my good news day' rhymed Ira Gershwin in 'The Man I Love.' Tuesdays bring multiple performers, Mosher & mayhem to Birdland, but that's not news. It's been a regular feature for a while now. A little bit of everything and a lot of zing from the hostess comes along on Tuesdays and Birdland.

Photos: Ari Axelrod Makes Triumphant Return To Birdland
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 1, 2024

Birdland will present singer Ari Axelrod in concert on Monday, January 29. Most recently seen at Paper Mill Playhouse in their critically acclaimed production of Fiddler on the Roof, performer Ari Axelrod returned to his artistic home to debut a new show.

Photos: Ari Axelrod Returns To Birdland
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 1, 2024

Birdland presented singer Ari Axelrod in concert on Monday, January 29. See photos below!

Review: AN EVENING WITH ARI AXELROD Presents a Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man at Birdland
by Ricky Pope - Feb 1, 2024

If you were asked to describe yourself in 14 songs, what would they be? That is the challenge that singer Ari Axelrod set for himself in his show which opened at Birdland last night entitled simply enough, AN EVENING WITH ARI AXELROD. What emerged from that question is a portrait of an artist who is intelligent, sensitive, somewhat anxious, and remarkably contemplative for someone just on the cusp of 30.

Julie Benko to Celebrate Mardi Gras at Birdland Jazz Club
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 25, 2024

Julie Benko, star of 'Funny Girl' and 'Harmony,' returns to Birdland Jazz Club to celebrate Mardi Gras.

Ari Axelrod to Debut New Show at Birdland This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 16, 2024

BIRDLAND JAZZ CLUB will present the return of award-winning performer Ari Axelrod on Monday, January 29 at 7:00 PM.

Bryce Edwards to Present THE FRIVOLITY HOUR at Birdland This Month
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 10, 2024

BIRDLAND will present Bryce Edwards, a crooning troubadour and nouveau vaudevillian, in 'THE FRIVOLITY HOUR' on 1/22.

Review: GOIN' HOLLYWOOD at WaterTower Theatre
by Sam Lisman - Aug 4, 2023

Although Goin' Hollywood was wonderfully performed, the ambitious new musical's story just couldn't match the efforts of its designers and actors.

Interview: Theatre Life with Lea Salonga
by Elliot Lanes - Jun 14, 2023

The term Broadway royalty can only be given to a handful of performers. Today’s subject Leas Salonga is one of those people. You probably know her best as the singing voices of Princess Jasmine and Mulan in Disney’s Aladdin and Mulan, but she is also an accomplished Broadway and concert performer who wows audiences all over the world with her dynamic voice and excellent acting.

Cast & Creatives Revealed For the World Premiere of GOIN' HOLLYWOOD
by Stephi Wild - May 31, 2023

WaterTower Theatre Producing Artistic Director Shane Peterman and Associate Producer Elizabeth Kensek have announced casting and creative details for the world premiere of GOIN’ HOLLYWOOD, a new musical by Stephen Cole & David Krane. 

The Museum of Jewish Heritage to Present TO PAINT THE EARTH Concert in May
by Blair Ingenthron - Apr 23, 2023

The Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust will present a one-night-only concert version of Richard Rodgers Award-winning musical TO PAINT THE EARTH.  The concert, which will honor the 80th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, will take place on May 4th, 2023 at 7 PM ET in the Museum's Edmond J. Safra Hall.  The musical, about the events leading up to the historic decision to fight back, features book and lyrics by Daniel F. Levin and music by Jonathan Portera, and will be directed by Tony Award nominee Marcia Milgrom Dodge (Ragtime).

Photos: Inside Opening Night of HOAGY CARMICHAEL'S STARDUST ROAD
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Dec 2, 2022

The York Theatre Company presents New York premiere of Hoagy Carmichael's Stardust Road, conceived by Susan H. Schulman, Michael Lichtefeld, and Lawrence Yurman, developed with Hoagy Bix Carmichael, and featuring music by the legendary Hoagy Carmichael. Check out photos from opening night here!

Review: ARI AXELROD'S ALBUM RELEASE CONCERT at Chelsea Table + Stage Showcases Show Business Excellence
by Stephen Mosher - Dec 1, 2022

Ari Axelrod keeps the quality level in the stratosphere as he releases his first album to a star-studded audience.

Photos: First Look at HOAGY CARMICHAEL'S STARDUST ROAD at The York Theatre Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 28, 2022

Get a first look at The York Theatre company's New York premiere of Hoagy Carmichael's Stardust Road, conceived by Susan H. Schulman, Michael Lichtefeld, and Lawrence Yurman, developed with Hoagy Bix Carmichael, and featuring music by the legendary Hoagy Carmichael. 

ARI AXELROD'S ALBUM RELEASE CONCERT Will Play Chelsea Table + Stage November 28th
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 17, 2022

Award winning cabaret star Ari Axelrod will launch his debut album with a party and a show at Chelsea Table + Stage.

Photos: The Cast of HOAGY CARMICHAEL'S STARDUST ROAD Meets the Press
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 25, 2022

Meet the cast and creative team for will the New York premiere of Hoagy Carmichael’s Stardust Road, conceived by Susan H. Schulman, Michael Lichtefeld, and Lawrence Yurman, developed with Hoagy Bix Carmichael, and featuring music by the legendary Hoagy Carmichael. See photos of the cast!

Cast and Creative Team Announced for STARDUST ROAD at York Theatre Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 6, 2022

The York Theatre Company has announced the full cast and creative team for will the New York premiere of Hoagy Carmichael’s Stardust Road, conceived by Susan H. Schulman, Michael Lichtefeld, and Lawrence Yurman, developed with Hoagy Bix Carmichael, and featuring music by the legendary Hoagy Carmichael. 

Listen: Christine Ebersole's New Album AFTER THE BALL Out Now
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 30, 2022

After the Ball, a new album from two-time Tony Award winner Christine Ebersole has been released in physical and digital formats! Listen to the album here! The recording finds Ebersole at the start of a brave new chapter, reflecting on life, love and family now that the last of her three adopted children has flown the nest. 

Album Review: Christine Ebersole's Ballads Are Showing On Her Latest Album AFTER THE BALL
by Bobby Patrick - Sep 30, 2022

This collection of 10 ballads by the likes of Kern, Mercer, Kern & Mercer, Kern & Harbach, Kern & Fields, the law firm of Hammerstein, Hart, Rodgers & Romberg, and even Turman Capote is the collection of ballads you didn’t know you needed.

Listen: Get an Exclusive First Listen to 'A Sleepin' Bee' From Christine Ebersole's New Album 'After The Ball'
by Stephi Wild - Sep 29, 2022

Christine Ebersole is releasing a special new album titled 'After The Ball' on Friday, September 30. BroadwayWorld has your exclusive first listen to the first track released from the album, 'A Sleepin' Bee'.

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