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GUNPOWDER Brings Wild West To FailSafe Festival 2018 Photo GUNPOWDER Brings Wild West To FailSafe Festival 2018
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2018

GUNPOWDER tells the story of two of the most notorious, influential, and wealthy entrepreneurs and burlesque performers of the young United States, while blurring the past and the present. Klondike Kate who entertained miners in the Yukon, generating a fortune with her infamous dances and wit, and invested, lost, and invested again in theatre spaces and cinemas across the nation.

GUNPOWDER Brings Wild West To FailSafe Festival 2018 Photo GUNPOWDER Brings Wild West To FailSafe Festival 2018
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2018

GUNPOWDER tells the story of two of the most notorious, influential, and wealthy entrepreneurs and burlesque performers of the young United States, while blurring the past and the present. Klondike Kate who entertained miners in the Yukon, generating a fortune with her infamous dances and wit, and invested, lost, and invested again in theatre spaces and cinemas across the nation.

GUNPOWDER Brings Wild West To FailSafe Festival 2018 Photo GUNPOWDER Brings Wild West To FailSafe Festival 2018
by Stephi Wild - Jul 31, 2018

GUNPOWDER tells the story of two of the most notorious, influential, and wealthy entrepreneurs and burlesque performers of the young United States, while blurring the past and the present. Klondike Kate who entertained miners in the Yukon, generating a fortune with her infamous dances and wit, and invested, lost, and invested again in theatre spaces and cinemas across the nation.

The Burlesque Blitz Announces This Week's Programming Photo The Burlesque Blitz Announces This Week's Programming
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 26, 2017

This year The Burlesque Blitz is theming up for the times. The Blitz will be celebrating this cold cold week between Christmas and New Year's, with more readings and a lecture than Naked people. A reading of a new musical on Wednesday based on the lives of pioneering burlesque and vaudeville stars Lydia Thompson, Lillian Russell, and Kitty Klondike Kate Rockwell.

James Duke Walker Joins Staged Reading of GUNPOWDER at the Kraine Theater Photo James Duke Walker Joins Staged Reading of GUNPOWDER at the Kraine Theater
by Julie Musbach - Dec 22, 2017

New York City construction worker turned actor James Duke Walker has joined the cast of the staged reading of Gunpowder at the Kraine Theater on Wednesday December 27.

BWW Reviews: A Pleasing Repast - THE MAN WHO CAME TO DINNER
by Daniel Collins - Dec 3, 2014

The Spotlighters brings George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart's comedy, THE MAN WHO CAME TO DINNER. to their intimate stage just in time for the holidays.

Blake Daniel Joins Justin Vivian Bond in THE CLOCK OF THE LOCK at Players Club Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2014

Blake Daniel (Spring Awakening) will join the cast of Justin Sayre's Play, The Click of the Lock. Daniel joins the cast already featuring Tony Nominated Downtown Performer Justin Vivian Bond, Zachary Booth (Damages, Keep the Lights On), Rob Maitner (Urinetown, NY Fringe Festival; Bistro Award for Fairy Tales at the WPA Theater), Brian Barefoot, Jax Jackson, Grant Chapman & Chris Tyler. The reading will be held at the Players Club (16 Gramercy Park South in Manhattan) at 8:00 PM, with a cocktail reception starting at 7pm. The play is the second production in The Players playwright development series. To reserve a seat, please contact clickofthelock@gmail.com

Blake Daniel to Join Justin Vivian Bond in THE CLOCK OF THE LOCK at Players Club, 3/25
by Tyler Peterson - Mar 14, 2014

Blake Daniel (Spring Awakening) will join the cast of Justin Sayre's Play, The Click of the Lock. Daniel joins the cast already featuring Tony Nominated Downtown Performer Justin Vivian Bond, Zachary Booth (Damages, Keep the Lights On), Rob Maitner (Urinetown, NY Fringe Festival; Bistro Award for Fairy Tales at the WPA Theater), Brian Barefoot, Jax Jackson, Grant Chapman & Chris Tyler. The reading will be held at the Players Club (16 Gramercy Park South in Manhattan) at 8:00 PM, with a cocktail reception starting at 7pm. The play is the second production in The Players playwright development series. To reserve a seat, please contact clickofthelock@gmail.com

Justin Vivian Bond, Zachary Booth & More Set for Player's Club's Reading of Justin Sayre's CLICK OF THE LOCK, 3/25
by Tyler Peterson - Mar 3, 2014

Justin Sayre's Play, The Click of the Lock, will be presented at The Player's Club as part of a new play reading. The cast will feature Tony Nominated Downtown Performer Justin Vivian Bond, Zachary Booth (Damages, Keep the Lights On), Rob Maitner (Urinetown, NY Fringe Festival; Bistro Award for Fairy Tales at the WPA Theater), Brian Barefoot, Jax Jackson, Grant Chapman & Chris Tyler. The reading will be held at the Players Club (16 Gramercy Park South in Manhattan) at 8:00 PM, with a cocktail reception starting at 7pm. To reserve a seat, please contact clickofthelock@gmail.com.

KT Sullivan And City Hall Restaurant Launch Kathleen Downey's Granite Room Cabaret Venue 8/20-9/10
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2009

KT Sullivan and City Hall Restaurant are set to launch an exciting new 'old time' cabaret venue, Kathleen Downey's Granite Room-'Neath the Sidewalks of New York. Events will be held four successive Thursdays, August 20 and 27, and September 3 and 10.

KT Sullivan And City Hall Restaurant Launch Kathleen Downey's Granite Room Cabaret Venue 8/20-9/10
by Ali Leskowitz - Jul 29, 2009

KT Sullivan and City Hall Restaurant are set to launch an exciting new 'old time' cabaret venue, Kathleen Downey's Granite Room-'Neath the Sidewalks of New York. Events will be held four successive Thursdays, August 20 and 27, and September 3 and 10.

Photo Flash: 'Pazzazz' in Santa Barbara
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2008

'PAZZAZZ!' at Santa Barbara's Granada Theatre.

BWW TV: Mary Poppins Composer Richard Sherman's Pazzazz!
by James Sims - May 12, 2008

BroadwayWorld's James Sims sat down with Pazzazz! creators Richard Sherman and Milt Larsen at Hollywood's Magic Castle to talk about this brand-new musical and hear a few of the songs, accompanied by Erma, the ghost pianist in residence...

'PAZZAZZ!' Comes To Southern California
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2008

The world premiere of the supercalifragilistic new original full-scale musical production of 'PAZZAZZ!' will open at Santa Barbara's Grand New Performing Arts Center on June 21st. The production will star Dale Kristien, Adam Wylie and Alan Rachins with words and music by Milt Larsen and Oscar winning composer Richard M. Sherman (Mary Poppins, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang).

Premiere of 'Pazzazzo' at Grand Performing Arts Center
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2008

The world premiere of the supercalifragilistic new original full-scale musical production of Pazzazzo will open at Santa Barbara's Grand New Performing Arts Center on June 21st. The production will star Dale Kristien, Adam Wylie and Alan Rachins with words and music by Milt Larsen and Oscar winning composer Richard M. Sherman (Mary Poppins, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang).