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Date Of Birth:
March 26, 1950 (71)
Birth Place:
Hamilton, ON, CANADA
Bio:
Martin appeared on Broadway in Little Me (Tony Award, OCC Award), The Goodbye Girl (Tony Award nomination, Theatre World Award, OCC Award, Jeffrey Jefferson Award) and in Promises, Promises (Encores!). In 2006, he returned to Broadway starring in his own one man show (even though it had a cast of ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: March 26, 1950 (71)

Birth Place: Hamilton, ON, CANADA

Bio:
Martin appeared on Broadway in Little Me (Tony Award, OCC Award), The Goodbye Girl (Tony Award nomination, Theatre World Award, OCC Award, Jeffrey Jefferson Award) and in Promises, Promises (Encores!). In 2006, he returned to Broadway starring in his own one man show (even though it had a cast of ... (read complete bio)
THE BEST OF SECOND CIT Comes to The MAC, February 12 Photo THE BEST OF SECOND CIT Comes to The MAC, February 12
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 21, 2022

It has been said that a shared sense of humor is key to a happy relationship. That is why the McAninch Arts Center believes there is no better way of celebrating Valentine's Day than with “The Best of Second City” Saturday, Feb. 12, at 5 and 8 p.m. Special Valentine's-themed drink specials will be available.

Wake Up With BWW 1/17: Four Broadway Shows Close, Ariana DeBose Hosts SNL, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 1/17: Four Broadway Shows Close, Ariana DeBose Hosts SNL, and More!
by - Jan 17, 2022

Today's top stories include yesterday's closing of four Broadway productions, including Flying Over Sunset, Clyde's, Ain't Too Proud, and To Kill a Mockingbird, the latter of which is set to return later this year. Plus, this weekend, Ariana DeBose hosted Saturday Night Live. Check out clips from her appearance below, including a medley from West Side Story, and a parody of The Sound of Music.

Christine Pedi Will Launch Green Room 42 Residency, A PEDI PARTY, On January 20th Photo Christine Pedi Will Launch Green Room 42 Residency, A PEDI PARTY, On January 20th
by Stephen Mosher - Jan 16, 2022

There's a new girl in town and she's looking like Liza Minnelli ... some of the time.

ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING to Feature Amy Schumer and Shirley MacLaine in New Seaso Photo ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING to Feature Amy Schumer and Shirley MacLaine in New Season
by Marissa Tomeo - Jan 16, 2022

The hit Hulu show, Only Murders in the Building, has announced that stars Shirley MacLaine and Amy Schumer will appear in season two, which is currently being filmed. According to Deadline, Martin Short has already shot scenes with the two actresses.

Ariana DeBose, Andrew Garfield, Cynthia Erivo, and More Nominated For SAG Awards; Ful Photo Ariana DeBose, Andrew Garfield, Cynthia Erivo, and More Nominated For SAG Awards; Full List!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 12, 2022

We've got all this year's SAG nominees to prepare you for the awards on February 27. The 2022 Screen Actors Guild Award nominations included Andrew Garfield for tick, tick...BOOM!, Ariana DeBose for West Side Story, and Cynthia Erivo for Genius: Aretha.

Rachel Zegler, Ariana DeBose, Andrew Garfield, MJ Rodriguez and More Take Home Golden Photo Rachel Zegler, Ariana DeBose, Andrew Garfield, MJ Rodriguez and More Take Home Golden Globe Awards; Full List!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 10, 2022

Last night, the winners were announced for the 79th Annual Golden Globe Awards. Among this year's winners were Rachel Zegler and Ariana DeBose for West Side Story, MJ Rodriguez from Pose, and Andrew Garfield for tick, tick...BOOM!

The Green Room 42 Announces January Line-Up Photo The Green Room 42 Announces January Line-Up
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 7, 2022

he Green Room 42 has announced their January line-up for in-person performances in addition to launching reWINEd, a new streaming series where you can rewatch some favorite recent shows paired with at-home drink recommendations from each artist. 

RENT, ANASTASIA, DEAR EVAN HANSEN and More Announced at Times-Union Center in 2022 Photo RENT, ANASTASIA, DEAR EVAN HANSEN and More Announced at Times-Union Center in 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 3, 2022

FSCJ Artist Series will welcome a fabulous lineup of entertainment from Broadway and beyond to this Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts in 2022!

VIDEO: Christine Pedi Plays Liza Minnelli in Tribute to Broadway's Understudies Photo VIDEO: Christine Pedi Plays Liza Minnelli in Tribute to Broadway's Understudies
by Stephi Wild - Dec 28, 2021

Producer Tom D'Angora posted a video to his Facebook page celebrating the understudies of Broadway. The video, titled 'At This Performance' stars Christine Pedi as Liza Minnelli, inserting herself into all of the currently running shows.

Wake Up With BWW 12/14: FLYING OVER SUNSET Opens, Golden Globe Nominees, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 12/14: FLYING OVER SUNSET Opens, Golden Globe Nominees, and More!
by - Dec 14, 2021

Today's top stories include the opening of Flying Over Sunset, which officially opened on Broadway last night. Read all of the reviews here! Plus, check out the full list of Golden Globe nominees, Critics Choice Award nominees, and more!

CYRANO, WEST SIDE STORY, TICK, TICK... BOOM! & More Among 2022 Golden Globe Nominees  Photo CYRANO, WEST SIDE STORY, TICK, TICK... BOOM! & More Among 2022 Golden Globe Nominees - See the Full List!
by Michael Major - Dec 13, 2021

Films such as West Side Story, tick, tick...BOOM!, Cyrano, Encanto, and In the Heights were recognized this morning by the Hollywood Foreign Press. Nominees also included Peter Dinklage, Denzel Washington, Cynthia Erivo, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ewan McGregor, Uzo Aduba, Aaron Sorkin, Hannah Waddingham, Steve Martin, Martin Short, and more.

COME FROM AWAY, OSLO, Kristin Chenoweth, Billy Porter and More Receive 2021 TV Critic Photo COME FROM AWAY, OSLO, Kristin Chenoweth, Billy Porter and More Receive 2021 TV Critics Choice Nominations
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 6, 2021

Nominations for the 2021 Critics Choice Awards were announced this afternoon and a slew of Broadway favorites are in the running at this year's ceremony.

STEVE MARTIN & MARTIN SHORT â€" YOU WON'T BELIEVE WHAT THEY LOOK LIKE TODAY Announced Photo STEVE MARTIN & MARTIN SHORT â€" YOU WON'T BELIEVE WHAT THEY LOOK LIKE TODAY Announced at Hennepin Theatre Trust
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 6, 2021

Hennepin Theatre Trust is excited to announce the return of Steve Martin and Martin Short to Minneapolis in You Won't Believe What They Look Like Today on Friday, May 13, 2022 at 8 p.m. at the historic Orpheum Theatre (910 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis) with very special guests Jeff Babko and The Steep Canyon Rangers.

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
by Stephi Wild - Dec 6, 2021

The 44th Kennedy Center Honorees, Justino Díaz, Berry Gordy, Lorne Michaels, Bette Midler, and Joni Mitchell were celebrated in Washington, D.C., at the Honors Gala on December 5, 2021 in the Kennedy Center Opera House. 

Marc Shaiman to Write the Score For Billy Eichner's BROS Photo Marc Shaiman to Write the Score For Billy Eichner's BROS
by Michael Major - Dec 3, 2021

Hairspray Tony-winner Marc Shaiman will score Billy Eichner's new gay rom-com. Shaiman has also written the score for films like South Park, The First Wives Club, The American President, Sleepless in Seattle, Broadcast News, When Harry Met Sally, Beaches, City Slickers, The Addams Family, A Few Good Men, Sister Act, and George of the Jungle.

BWW Review: MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre Photo BWW Review: MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre
by Rich Mehrenberg - Nov 20, 2021

Dutch Apple Dinner Theater kicked off the holiday season with their current production of Miracle on 34th Street. I had assumed that this was a new musical based on the classic film, but after doing a little digging, it turns out it was written in 1963 by Meredith Wilson, creator of The Music Man. The show seems fresh with a few exceptions.

The LA Phil Announces First Details of Hollywood Bowl 2022 Season Photo The LA Phil Announces First Details of Hollywood Bowl 2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 10, 2021

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association announced today the first details of the 2022 Hollywood Bowl summer season, marking the end of the iconic venue’s first 100 years and the beginning of its second century. The full celebratory season of the Hollywood Bowl’s centennial will be announced in February 2022.

Alley Mills Joins the Ensemble of MORNING'S AT SEVEN Photo Alley Mills Joins the Ensemble of MORNING'S AT SEVEN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 5, 2021

Television and stage veteran Alley Mills (“The Wonder Years”; Williamstown Theatre Festival, four seasons) will assume the role of Arry in the new production of Paul Osborn’s Morning’s At Seven, currently playing through January 9 at Theatre at St. Clement’s (423 W. 46th Street, NYC). 

Brooks Ashmanskas, Tuc Watkins, Tisha Campbell & More Join Neil Patrick Harris in UNC Photo Brooks Ashmanskas, Tuc Watkins, Tisha Campbell & More Join Neil Patrick Harris in UNCOUPLED
by Michael Major - Oct 25, 2021

Brooks Ashmanskas, Tisha Campbell, and Emerson Brooks have been announced to join Neil Patrick Harris has series regulars in the upcoming Netflix comedy series, Uncoupled. Marcia Gay Harden and Tuc Watkins have also been announced as reoccurring characters.

Selena Gomez Teases New WEST SIDE STORY-Inspired Single Photo Selena Gomez Teases New WEST SIDE STORY-Inspired Single
by Michael Major - Oct 21, 2021

Selena Gomez recently posted a new video on TikTok in which she dances to an unreleased single that features a sample of 'I Feel Pretty' from West Side Story. Watch the TikTok video now!

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