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Bio:
Marilyn’s performance as Claudia Caswell in All About Eve (starring Bette Davis) earned her praise and brought her from minor roles to larger ones. From then on Marilyn worked steadily in movies such as: Let’s Make It Legal, As Young As You Feel, Monkey Business and Don’t Bother to Knock. It ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Marilyn’s performance as Claudia Caswell in All About Eve (starring Bette Davis) earned her praise and brought her from minor roles to larger ones. From then on Marilyn worked steadily in movies such as: Let’s Make It Legal, As Young As You Feel, Monkey Business and Don’t Bother to Knock. It ... (read complete bio)
Global Fringe Announces Live Performances and Full Program Photo Global Fringe Announces Live Performances and Full Program
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2020

Sydney Fringe today announces the full program for the inaugural Global Fringe. Every Wednesday night for the month of September, Global Fringe will present a digital multi-show event premiering Sydney made and award-winning works from leading Fringe festivals around the world.

Magician Stuart MacDonald Performs Online Show To Benefit Croswell Opera House Photo Magician Stuart MacDonald Performs Online Show To Benefit Croswell Opera House
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2020

With theaters closed across most of Michigan and social distancing guidelines in place for public gatherings, packed houses aren't in the cards right now. But Stuart MacDonald still wanted a way to support his hometown theater, so he developed a new show that will take place entirely online.

Broadway Books: 10 Books on Acting to Read While Staying Inside! Photo Broadway Books: 10 Books on Acting to Read While Staying Inside!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 5, 2020

Looking for something new to read while staying inside, but still need your Broadway fix? We've rounded up 10 of our favorite books on acting!

THEATRE OF THE STARS Brings THE VOICE and AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Stars to Pigeon Forge Photo THEATRE OF THE STARS Brings THE VOICE and AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Stars to Pigeon Forge
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2020

Producer John Stuart creator of the Longest Running and World Famous show 'Legends in Concert' now in its 37th year. He's celebrated as a producer in the highly acclaimed Walk of Fame in Las Vegas, will now present Theatre of The Stars and four exciting new shows to Pigeon Forge! 

Kathleen Hughes Receives Lifetime Achievement Award Photo Kathleen Hughes Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2020

Festival Founder Clinton H. Wallace of The Cote D' Azur 2020 Web Fest is thrilled to honor Silver Screen Legend Kathleen Hughes with A Lifetime Achievement Award.  The Web Fest is hosted by BJ Korros, best known for That Hollywood Moment.  

Thomas Kail and Michelle Williams Welcome Their First Baby Together Photo Thomas Kail and Michelle Williams Welcome Their First Baby Together
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2020

BroadwayWorld extends our congratulations to Thomas Kail and Michelle Williams who have recently welcomed their first child together. Us Weekly reported the news on their a?oeHot Hollywood' podcast.

VIDEO: Watch Idina Menzel and Megan Hilty Sing 'For Good' for the Class of 2020 Photo VIDEO: Watch Idina Menzel and Megan Hilty Sing 'For Good' for the Class of 2020
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2020

Wicked alumni Idina Menzel and Megan Hilty have reunited for a touching send off to the class of 2020. 'To the class of 2020; the world needs you now more than ever,' writes Hilty. 'We hope you now help make a change, for good. Congratulations to you all.'

Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Mira Sorvino Photo Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Mira Sorvino
by Little Known Facts w/ Ilana Levine - Jun 8, 2020

In today's episode, Ilana chats with Mira Sorvino, who forever cemented her role in popular culture with her performance as charmingly silly California beach girl Romy White in Romy and Michele's High School Reunion (1997), in which she and co-star Lisa Kudrow utter one hilarious absurdity after another. She is most recently featured on Ryan Murphy's Hollywood on Netflix.

BWW Feature: At Home With Joan Darragh Photo BWW Feature: At Home With Joan Darragh
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 5, 2020

The Invigorated Ingenue brought Joan Darragh back to the cabaret stage and community, where she belongs. Isolation has brought her talents as motivator and baker to the social media. Here, the Ingenue talks with Stephen Mosher about life before and after her return to the stage.

BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST MOVIE SCENES of All Time - from CITIZEN KANE to PINK  Photo BWW Exclusive: THE 101 GREATEST MOVIE SCENES of All Time - from CITIZEN KANE to PINK FLAMINGOS, from THE SOUND OF MUSIC to PARASITE
by Peter Nason - May 26, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest scenes in cinema from 1901 to 2020. See if your favorite movie moments made the list!

Official: Musical Version of SMASH is Being Adapted for Broadway Photo Official: Musical Version of SMASH is Being Adapted for Broadway
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2020

SMASH is setting its sights on Broadway with a creative dream team and an official title of SMASH, A New Musical. The news was announced today by Steven Spielberg, Robert Greenblatt and Neil Meron who will serve as lead producers. They are developing a live stage adaptation inspired by the NBC series of the same name on which they all worked together.

VIDEO: Watch Full BOMBSHELL Concert, Plus a Virtual SMASH Reunion Photo VIDEO: Watch Full BOMBSHELL Concert, Plus a Virtual SMASH Reunion
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2020

The Actors Fund in association with PEOPLE will present a special one-night-only streaming event: 'Bombshell in Concert' (captured in 2015), featuring a reunion of original cast members from the NBC series 'Smash.' This special event will stream today, May 20 at 8:00 PM ET. Tune in right here at BroadwayWorld to watch the PEOPLE livestream!

Broadway Rewind: Watch Megan Hilty & Katharine McPhee Film Scene from Season One of S Photo Broadway Rewind: Watch Megan Hilty & Katharine McPhee Film Scene from Season One of SMASH in 2011!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 20, 2020

Bombshell, the show-within-the-show about the life of Marilyn Monroe, was the focus of NBC's Smash, which premiered in February 2012. To celebrate tonight's big event, we're flashing back to our very first on set visit in 2011. Watch as Megan Hilty and Katharine McPhee take to Times Square to film 'Cheers (Drink to That)' from Season 1, Episode 9!

Photo Flashback: Go Inside the BOMBSHELL Concert- Live at 8pm Tonight! Photo Photo Flashback: Go Inside the BOMBSHELL Concert- Live at 8pm Tonight!
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2020

Tune in tonight, May 20th, at 8PM ET to BroadwayWorld when we stream a special one-night-only streaming event: 'Bombshell in Concert' (captured in 2015), featuring a reunion of original cast members from the NBC series 'Smash.'

WATCH: Katharine McPhee Shares Special Message From The Cast of SMASH For Tomorrow's  Photo WATCH: Katharine McPhee Shares Special Message From The Cast of SMASH For Tomorrow's BOMBSHELL IN CONCERT
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2020

Katharine McPhee and the cast of Smash have a special message for tomorrow's Bombshell in Concert! Watch below! As BroadwayWorld previously reported, The Actors Fund in association with PEOPLE will present a special one-night-only streaming event: 'Bombshell in Concert'

BWW TV: Watch Sneak Peek of BOMBSHELL Concert- Tomorrow at 8pm! Photo BWW TV: Watch Sneak Peek of BOMBSHELL Concert- Tomorrow at 8pm!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 19, 2020

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, The Actors Fund in association with PEOPLE will present a special one-night-only streaming event: 'Bombshell in Concert' (captured in 2015), featuring a reunion of original cast members from the NBC series 'Smash.' This special event will stream Wednesday, May 20 at 8:00 PM ET. Can't wait for Wednesday? Check out highlights from the 2015 concert!

BWW Spotlight Series: Meet Monica Ricketts Who Discovered the Magic of Performing Ons Photo BWW Spotlight Series: Meet Monica Ricketts Who Discovered the Magic of Performing Onstage as a Child and Never Looked Back
by Shari Barrett - May 18, 2020

With the current theatre world on hiatus, I have created a Spotlight Series on Broadway World which features interviews with some of the many talented artists who make our Los Angeles theatre community so exciting and vibrant thanks to their ongoing contribution to keeping the Arts alive in the City of the Angels. And just like all of us, I wondered how they are dealing with the abrupt end of productions in which they were involved. This Spotlight focuses on Monica Ricketts who discovered the magic of performing onstage as a child and never looked back or wanted to do anything else.

BOMBSHELL's 2015 Concert Will Stream Next Week; SMASH Cast to Come Together for Virtu Photo BOMBSHELL's 2015 Concert Will Stream Next Week; SMASH Cast to Come Together for Virtual Reunion
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2020

The Actors Fund in association with PEOPLE have announced a special one-night-only streaming event: 'Bombshell in Concert' (captured in 2015), featuring a reunion of original cast members from the NBC series 'Smash.' This special event will stream Wednesday, May 20 at 8:00 PM ET.

Podcast: West of Broadway- Musical Theater and America with Adam Epstein Photo Podcast: West of Broadway- Musical Theater and America with Adam Epstein
by West of Broadway - May 5, 2020

Will & Wendy get a chance to talk to the captivating and brilliant Adam Epstein about his upcoming 11-week online course presented by the Pasadena Playhouse.

Martin Milnes Records The Audiobook Of 'Wild Card' For Audible Photo Martin Milnes Records The Audiobook Of 'Wild Card' For Audible
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2020

Actor, Writer and Theatre Director Martin Milnes has recorded an audiobook of his memoir, Wild Card: How I Learned To Be A Friend, Have A Friend & Finally Love My Birthday (published by Zuleika), which is now available from Audible.

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