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Liza Minnelli News

 
Date Of Birth:
March 12, 1946 (74)
Birth Place:
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Bio:
A Tony and Oscar winning Broadway, film and TV star, Liza Minnelli has appeared on Broadway in Flora, The Red Menace -- for which she won the 1965 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical -- Liza, Chicago, The Act (another Tony win in 1978), The Rink, Victor / Victoria, Minnelli on Minnelli and ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: March 12, 1946 (74)

Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA, USA

Bio:
A Tony and Oscar winning Broadway, film and TV star, Liza Minnelli has appeared on Broadway in Flora, The Red Menace -- for which she won the 1965 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical -- Liza, Chicago, The Act (another Tony win in 1978), The Rink, Victor / Victoria, Minnelli on Minnelli and ... (read complete bio)
Theater Stories: WICKED, STARLIGHT EXPRESS, SWEENEY TODD, The Theater Hall of Fame &  Photo Theater Stories: WICKED, STARLIGHT EXPRESS, SWEENEY TODD, The Theater Hall of Fame & More About The Gershwin Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 28, 2021

Today's Theater Stories features the Gershwin Theatre! Learn about the theatre's longest running show, Wicked; the extravagant production of Starlight Express; the Theater Hall of fame featuring theater's biggest names, and more!

Nicolas King's ACT ONE Album Featuring Liza Minnelli, Tom Selleck, Jane Monheit, and  Photo Nicolas King's ACT ONE Album Featuring Liza Minnelli, Tom Selleck, Jane Monheit, and Norm Lewis Out Today on CD
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2021

CLUB44 RECORDS is launching their relationship with acclaimed vocalist Nicolas King with the release of his new collection Act One: Celebrating 25 Years of Recordings, which is available on CD today, Friday, February 26. The album was released in streaming and digital formats last month.

Jason Alexander, Lorna Luft, Julie Halston, John Kander, Hoda Kotb and More Join LOVE Photo Jason Alexander, Lorna Luft, Julie Halston, John Kander, Hoda Kotb and More Join LOVE LETTER TO LIZA
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2021

Even more celebrity guests have joined the celebration in honor of the legendary Liza Minnelli on her 75th Birthday, Love Letter to Liza: A 75th Birthday Tribute Celebration, on Friday, March 12 at 8:00 PM EST on the streaming platform Stellar.

MY FAVORITE FLOP Discusses FLORA, THE RED MENACE On Latest Episode Photo MY FAVORITE FLOP Discusses FLORA, THE RED MENACE On Latest Episode
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2021

Get ready to 'sing happy' as hosts Bobby Traversa and Kristina Miller-Weston discuss 1965's 'Flora, The Red Menace' on episode four of new Broadway podcast My Favorite Flop! 'Flora, The Red Menace' tells the story of aspiring artist Flora Meszaros and her struggle to balance love, communism, and self-worth during Depression-era NYC.

Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Max von Essen Photo Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Max von Essen
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Feb 22, 2021

Today's special guest is Broadway favorite Max Von Essen. Max is a Tony, Drama Desk and Grammy nominated singer and actor best known for his role as Henri in the award winning production of An American in Paris on Broadway. 

15 Videos of Broadway Stars on THE MUPPET SHOW Photo 15 Videos of Broadway Stars on THE MUPPET SHOW
by Taylor Brethauer - Feb 19, 2021

The Muppet Show (which ran from 1976-1981) is now available to stream on Disney Plus. We're looking back at all of the Broadway stars that appeared on the show and their wonderful duets, medleys, and dances with the Muppet crew.

Wake Up With BWW 2/19: Liza Minnelli Birthday Tribute Concert, Miscast Will Stream On Photo Wake Up With BWW 2/19: Liza Minnelli Birthday Tribute Concert, Miscast Will Stream Online, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 19, 2021

Today's top stories: Liza Minnelli birthday concert will feature Chita Rivera, Joel Grey, Catherine Zeta Jones, Andrew Rannells, Nathan Lane, and more, plus @MCC_Theater's Miscast will stream for free, and more!

Chita Rivera, Joel Grey, Catherine Zeta Jones, and More Set For A LOVE LETTER TO LIZA Photo Chita Rivera, Joel Grey, Catherine Zeta Jones, and More Set For A LOVE LETTER TO LIZA Tribute Event
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2021

Daniel Nardicio, Samuel Benedict and Club Cumming Presents brings you A Love Letter to Liza: 75th birthday tribute to Liza Minnelli premiering Friday March 12th 8pm on Stellar with repeat airings March 13th and 14th.

Academy Award Nominee Sally Kirkland To Lead Masterclass In Belgrade For New Internat Photo Academy Award Nominee Sally Kirkland To Lead Masterclass In Belgrade For New International Acting Program TIAS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2021

Veteran actress Sally Kirkland will lead a masterclass for the students of The International Acting Studio (TIAS) in Belgrade, Serbia on Monday, February 22nd.

Who's New to BroadwayWorld's Stage Door This Week? Book Your Virtual Shoutout Today! Photo Who's New to BroadwayWorld's Stage Door This Week? Book Your Virtual Shoutout Today!
by Team BWW - Feb 4, 2021

It might be a while before you visit your next stage door, but that doesn't mean you can't connect with your favorite Broadway stars in 2021. New to the Stage Door family this week are Michael James Scott, Krista Rodriguez, Nikki Snelson, Courtney Mack, and English Bernhardt!

Photo Coverage: Billy Stritch Live and in Person at the Wick Theatre Photo Photo Coverage: Billy Stritch Live and in Person at the Wick Theatre
by Stephen Sorokoff - Jan 30, 2021

Billy Stritch brought the musical elegance of his wildly successful internet show “Billy’s Place” to the glamorous Cabaret Room at The Wick Theatre last night. Miami and Palm Beach celebs turned out for the event as did Billy’s South Florida fans who filled every table in the CDC compliant Cabaret space created by Marilyn Wick.

Krysta Rodriguez, Lynn Nottage, Robyn Hurder and More to Join LIVE AT THE LORTEL Photo Krysta Rodriguez, Lynn Nottage, Robyn Hurder and More to Join LIVE AT THE LORTEL
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2021

The upcoming guest lineup has been announced for the “Live at The Lortel” virtual conversation series. In February, fans can listen to conversations with actress Krysta Rodriguez (February 1), drag artist and political activist Marti Cummings (February 8), actor Michael Potts (February 15), playwright Lynn Nottage (February 22).

BWW Interview: Nicolas King of New CD ACT ONE: CELEBRATING 25 YEARS OF RECORDINGS Photo BWW Interview: Nicolas King of New CD ACT ONE: CELEBRATING 25 YEARS OF RECORDINGS
by Stephen Mosher - Jan 29, 2021

Nicolas King dug into the vaults and found some treasures, then he made some new ones and he is sharing them with the world on a new album that celebrates his brief time already spent in show business.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of January 25 - KINKY BOOTS Blu-Ray, and More! Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of January 25 - KINKY BOOTS Blu-Ray, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 27, 2021

Need something new to read, watch, or listen to? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases! This week's list includes the Blu-Ray recording of the West End production of Kinky Boots, and more!

THE MUPPET SHOW With Special Guest Crystal Gayle Available to Stream February 19 Only Photo THE MUPPET SHOW With Special Guest Crystal Gayle Available to Stream February 19 Only On Disney+
by TV News Desk - Jan 25, 2021

The long wait for Muppet fans is almost over! “The Muppet Show,” Jim Henson’s iconic variety series that started it all, will begin streaming Friday, February 19 exclusively on Disney+. 

VIDEO: Chita Rivera, Bebe Neuwirth, and More Perform 'All That Jazz' During SAVE BIRD Photo VIDEO: Chita Rivera, Bebe Neuwirth, and More Perform 'All That Jazz' During SAVE BIRDLAND Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2021

Notables from President Bill Clinton and Whoopi Goldberg to musicians Wynton Marsalis and Sting joined together on Sunday, Jan 24th to “Save Birdland”.  During the fundraising concert the Broadway community was treated to “All That Jazz” starring the original Velmas of Chicago, Chita Rivera and Bebe Neuwirth.

Final Lineup Announced For SAVE BIRDLAND:  A Celebration Of Music, History, And Commu Photo Final Lineup Announced For SAVE BIRDLAND: A Celebration Of Music, History, And Community
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2021

The fundraising campaign for Birdland Jazz Club will conclude on January 24th with a free streaming concert titled Save Birdland: A Celebration of Music, History and Community.

PIANO BAR LIVE! Will Feature Michelle Dowdy, Nicolas King, Mardie Millit, Michael Gar Photo PIANO BAR LIVE! Will Feature Michelle Dowdy, Nicolas King, Mardie Millit, Michael Garin, Patrick Pevehouse, and Scott Raneri
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2021

Featuring new performers with every show, the weekly, award-winning Piano Bar Live! (PBL!) streams this Tuesday, January 26 at 7:15 pm ET, with host Scott Barbarino and guests Michelle Dowdy, Nicolas King, Mardie Millit and Michael Garin, Patrick Pevehouse and Scott Raneri, plus Mystery Guests and MORE!

BWW Interview: Billy Stritch Talks Mel Torme Photo BWW Interview: Billy Stritch Talks Mel Torme
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2021

Later this week, Billy Stritch sings Mel Torme opens The Cabaret Project of St. Louis' virtual season, TRIBUTES. New York's celebrated singer-pianist brings the legendary Mel Torme's swing and swagger direct from Birdland nightclub.

News:  Additional Cast Announced For SAVE BIRLDAND Benefit Concert January 24th Photo News: Additional Cast Announced For SAVE BIRLDAND Benefit Concert January 24th
by Stephen Mosher - Jan 20, 2021

And the hits just keep on coming!

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