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THE OFFICE! A MUSICAL PARODY Extends Through September Photo THE OFFICE! A MUSICAL PARODY Extends Through September
by Julie Musbach - May 23, 2019

Self-proclaimed "world's best boss," Michael, and the staff at Dunder Mifflin will keep audiences laughing into the fall as their hit Off-Broadway run of The Office! A Musical Parody is being extended at The Jerry Orbach Theater

Photo Flash: THE OFFICE; A MUSICAL PARODY Celebrates 100 Performances Off-Broadway Photo Photo Flash: THE OFFICE; A MUSICAL PARODY Celebrates 100 Performances Off-Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 3, 2019

The Office! A Musical Parody has made its claim as one of the most successful shows currently running Off-Broadway. The new musical reached 130% gross potential Christmas week and shattered all Theater Center box office records in a single week by taking in nearly double that of any previous show, including the 11-year run of The Fantasticks. The Office! A Musical Parody celebrated its 100th Performance on Saturday, December 29, 2018.

Photo Flash: 'The Office' Hair Supervisor Kim M. Ferry Visits THE OFFICE: A MUSICAL P Photo Photo Flash: 'The Office' Hair Supervisor Kim M. Ferry Visits THE OFFICE: A MUSICAL PARODY
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 12, 2018

The cast of The Office! A Musical Parody had a welcome visitor recently when Kim M. Ferry stopped backstage to offer up some of her insider knowledge of the iconic television show. Ferry worked as the Hair Department Head for 'The Office' for all nine seasons at NBC. She took over the hair chair and spent time shaping, braiding and combing the locks of Michael Santora (Dwight), Katie Johantgen (Angela Martin), Taylor Coriell (Pam Beesly) and Ani Djidjiran (Kelly Kapoor).

Photo Flash: First Look at THE OFFICE! A MUSICAL PARODY Photo Photo Flash: First Look at THE OFFICE! A MUSICAL PARODY
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 5, 2018

The world premiere of The Office! A Musical Parody is now playing at The Jerry Orbach Theatre (1627 Broadway at W 50th Street) last night. The hilariously loving lampoon of the beloved television show features a book and lyrics by Bob and Tobly McSmith and music by Assaf Gleizner and began preview performances on Thursday, September 24, 2018 at

Photo Flash: THE OFFICE! A MUSICAL PARODY Celebrates Its Opening Night Photo Photo Flash: THE OFFICE! A MUSICAL PARODY Celebrates Its Opening Night
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 4, 2018

The world premiere of The Office! A Musical Parody celebrated its opening night at The Jerry Orbach Theatre (1627 Broadway at W 50th Street) last night. The hilariously loving lampoon of the beloved television show features a book and lyrics by Bob and Tobly McSmith and music by Assaf Gleizner and began preview performances on Thursday, September 24, 2018 at

Elisa Monte Dance's 34th Gala Celebration Held Tomorrow
by Tyler Peterson - Jan 21, 2015

Elisa Monte Dance, an emotionally charged and highly acclaimed dance company that champions individuality, announces its 34th anniversary gala on January 22, 2015, at The Ailey Citigroup Theater. With the recent appointment of Tiffany Rea-Fisher as the next artistic director of Elisa Monte Dance in 2016, the gala, will resurrect the work and legacy of company founder, Elisa Monte, while spotlighting Rea-Fisher as a groundbreaking dance maker with a unique voice of leadership. The evening will revisit excerpts from Monte's two most recent works Terra Firma and Lonely Planet, along with Feu Follet, and the world premiere of Fisher's why so curious?.

Tom Sawyer Musical RIVER SONG Will Premiere at Niswonger Performing Arts Center
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 14, 2015

'Tom Sawyer' is getting a musical makeover, with help from Academy Award-winning composer Richard M. Sherman and his late brother Robert B. Sherman ('Mary Poppins'), as well as two other Hollywood notables: Kathy Garver ('Family Affair') and Drake Light ('The Walking Dead').

Photo Flash: Inside Lyric Opera of Chicago's Diamond Ball & Concert with Jane Lynch, Jenn Gambatese & More
by Tyler Peterson - Nov 14, 2014

Lyric Opera of Chicago celebrated its glorious history and future Saturday, November 1, with a star-studded 60th Anniversary Concert at the Civic Opera House beginning at 6:30pm - sixty years to the day after the company officially launched its very first season.

BWW Reviews: ITE FESTIVAL Serves up a little Darkness at the Shetler Studios
by Brendan Drake - Mar 21, 2014

The plight of the urban dweller appeared to be the theme of choice at the ITE Dance Festival's Friday night performance at Shetler Studios' Theatre 54.

Flamin' Groovies' Frontman Chris Wilson's New Solo Album Out Today
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2014

2013 has proved to be a whirlwind year for the legendary rock band The Flamin' Groovies. After successful tours of Japan, Australia, the UK and the US

Flamin' Groovies' Frontman Chris Wilson's New Solo Album Out Today
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 13, 2014

2013 has proved to be a whirlwind year for the legendary rock band The Flamin' Groovies. After successful tours of Japan, Australia, the UK and the US

Kim Katzberg's DARKLING & Nora Woolley's HIP Begins Performances Today at IRT
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2013

Eat a Radish Productions has announced that two of downtown's most audacious playwrights and performers will unite for the off-off Broadway run of DARKLING and HIP, two dark comedies that explore the inside world of the outsider. DARKLING, written and performed by Kim Katzberg, is a far-out, bitingly funny journey through teen angst that will play alongside Nora Woolley's HIP, a heart-wrenching comedy about longing for fame while steeped in the discomfort of self-consciousness. Previews begin today, December 21st at IRT Theater, 154 Christopher St. DARKLING & HIP officially opens on Saturday, January 4th at 7PM. Raquel Cion directs.

Kim Katzberg's DARKLING & Nora Woolley's HIP to Begin Performances 12/21 at IRT
by Tyler Peterson - Nov 20, 2013

Eat a Radish Productions has announced that two of downtown's most audacious playwrights and performers will unite for the off-off Broadway run of DARKLING and HIP, two dark comedies that explore the inside world of the outsider. DARKLING, written and performed by Kim Katzberg, is a far-out, bitingly funny journey through teen angst that will play alongside Nora Woolley's HIP, a heart-wrenching comedy about longing for fame while steeped in the discomfort of self-consciousness. Previews begin on Saturday, December 21st at IRT Theater, 154 Christopher St. DARKLING & HIP officially opens on Saturday, January 4th at 7PM. Raquel Cion directs.

Elisa Monte Dance Comes To The Joyce 3/1
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2011

The internationally acclaimed Elisa Monte Dance will return to The Joyce Theater (175 Eighth Avenue - at the corner of 19th Street) to celebrate their 30th Anniversary Season, presenting another exhilarating season of dance featuring the New York premieres of 'For Joy," 'Vanishing Languages" and "…the heart…" as well as revival performances of "Light Lies," "Shattered," "Tears Rolling," "White Dragon," & "Treading" on Tuesday, March 1st (7PM) with two programs of performances slated through March 6th.

The Joyce Theatre Welcomes Elisa Monte Dance, 3/1-6
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 11, 2011

The internationally acclaimed Elisa Monte Dance will present another exhilarating season of dance when they celebrate their 30th Anniversary Season at The Joyce Theater (175 Eighth Avenue - at the corner of 19th Street), on Tuesday, March 1st (7PM) with a special opening night program and two additional programs (A & B) of performances slated through March 6th. the season includes the New York premieres of 'For Joy,' 'Vanishing Languages' and '...the heart...' as well as revival performances of 'Light Lies,' 'Shattered,' 'Tears Rolling,' 'White Dragon,' & 'Treading'

Elisa Monte Dance Comes To The Joyce 3/1
by Gabrielle Sierra - Feb 9, 2011

The internationally acclaimed Elisa Monte Dance will return to The Joyce Theater (175 Eighth Avenue - at the corner of 19th Street) to celebrate their 30th Anniversary Season, presenting another exhilarating season of dance featuring the New York premieres of 'For Joy," 'Vanishing Languages" and "…the heart…" as well as revival performances of "Light Lies," "Shattered," "Tears Rolling," "White Dragon," & "Treading" on Tuesday, March 1st (7PM) with two programs of performances slated through March 6th.