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BWW Review: THE WORLD GOES 'ROUND Kicks off Season at The Marriott Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE WORLD GOES 'ROUND Kicks off Season at The Marriott Theatre
by Kathleen Anwar - Sep 26, 2021

From beginning to end, the five actors left it all on the stage as they sang, belted and tapped their way through numbers largely focused on love, loss, andhttps://cloudadmin.broadwayworld.com/columnadmin.cfm looking for happiness in the wrong places. 

The Marriott Theatre Re-Opens With THE WORLD GOES ROUND Photo The Marriott Theatre Re-Opens With THE WORLD GOES ROUND
by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2021

The Marriott Theatre, 10 Marriott Dr. in Lincolnshire, presents THE WORLD GOES 'ROUND, the delightful musical revue featuring the works of John Kander and Fred Ebb, considered one of the most prolific and acclaimed Broadway musical creative teams of all time.

Marriott Theatre Presents AND THE WORLD GOES 'ROUND Featuring Broadway Veterans Photo Marriott Theatre Presents AND THE WORLD GOES 'ROUND Featuring Broadway Veterans
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021

Audiences are taken on a journey through Kander and Ebb's virtual hit parade of songs including showstoppers “Cabaret,” “New York, New York,” “All That Jazz,” and “Maybe This Time.” The revue also covers numbers from Chicago, Funny Lady, Kiss of The Spider Woman, Woman of The Year and more.  

Big Red & The Boys Bring Brassy, Sassy Archival Concert To On-Demand Photo Big Red & The Boys Bring Brassy, Sassy Archival Concert To On-Demand
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 15, 2020

BIG RED & THE BOYS present 'Big Red & The Boys, The Archival Concert' an On-Demand experience to Get Your Holiday On....at home! For ten years, Big Red & The Boys have become a beloved holiday tradition nationwide. And since their usual bicoastal tour was not an option this year, they are finally letting you take them home with you!

BWW CD Review: BIG RED & THE BOYS LIVE AT FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW Just Made The Holiday  Photo BWW CD Review: BIG RED & THE BOYS LIVE AT FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW Just Made The Holiday Season
by Stephen Mosher - Dec 6, 2020

From sold-out shows every holiday season to sold-out albums, BIG RED & THE BOYS define the holiday season for their throngs of fans.

BWW Feature: And The Nominees Are... BEST SPECIAL EVENT, MULTIPLE Photo BWW Feature: And The Nominees Are... BEST SPECIAL EVENT, MULTIPLE
by Stephen Mosher - Dec 4, 2020

Whether it's a benefit or a birthday party, a Christmas show or a CD release, the nominees for the Broadway World Award as BEST SPECIAL EVENT, MULTIPLE were events where a good time was had by all.

Big Red & The Boys Set To Release Live Album, Celebrating Ten Years Of Holiday Joy Photo Big Red & The Boys Set To Release Live Album, Celebrating Ten Years Of Holiday Joy
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 2, 2020

BIG RED & THE BOYS will present 'Live at Feinstein's/54 Below,' a live album to Get Your Holiday On....at home! verything from Irving Berlin to Destiny's Child can be found in this genre-defying party celebrating chosen family and a new home for the holidays.

52nd Annual Equity Jeff Awards Nominations Announced Photo 52nd Annual Equity Jeff Awards Nominations Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2020

The Jeff Awards has announced the nominees for the 52nd annual awards for theater excellence that include 142 theater artists across 30 artistic and technical categories. The awards will be presented in an online program on Monday, November 9, 2020 at 7:00PM.

BWW Interview: At Home With Grace Garland Photo BWW Interview: At Home With Grace Garland
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 24, 2020

She sings jazz, blues, rock, cabaret and she goes where the audiences and the work are. She's a trouper and a diva and today Grace Garland chats with Stephen Mosher

BWW Review: Meghan Murphy ADVENTURES FROM A BROAD Takes Armchair Travelers On A Wild  Photo BWW Review: Meghan Murphy ADVENTURES FROM A BROAD Takes Armchair Travelers On A Wild Ride
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 2, 2020

The world-traveling entertainer known as Big Red has found a way to share her exploits around the world with audiences far and wide, and she's calling it ADVENTURES FROM A BROAD

BWW Feature:  A Thousand (Or More) Words About Cabaret in 2019 Photo BWW Feature: A Thousand (Or More) Words About Cabaret in 2019
by Stephen Mosher - Dec 31, 2019

Stephen Mosher looks back at the cabaret scene, as captured by his camera in 2019

Danni Smith Joins the Cast of ALWAYS... PATSY CLINE for Three Week Extension at The D Photo Danni Smith Joins the Cast of ALWAYS... PATSY CLINE for Three Week Extension at The Den Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 30, 2019

Due to popular demand, Firebrand Theatre has announced a second extension of its hit revival of ALWAYS... PATSY CLINE, now playing through Saturday, January 25, 2020 at The Den Theatre's Janet Bookspan Theatre, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago.

BWW Review: Meghan Murphy Sets 54 Below On Fire with BIG RED AND THE BOYS GET YOUR HO Photo BWW Review: Meghan Murphy Sets 54 Below On Fire with BIG RED AND THE BOYS GET YOUR HOLIDAY ON!
by Stephen Mosher - Dec 20, 2019

The annual holiday show from this Chicago based troupe of fireball performers packs the fans in at Feinstein's/54 Below

Norm Lewis, Christine Pedi and More Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo Norm Lewis, Christine Pedi and More Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 12, 2019

Next week, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com/Feinsteins or call (646) 476-3551.

FROZEN Cast, Joe Iconis & Family, Norm Lewis And More Hit The Feinstein's/54 Below St Photo FROZEN Cast, Joe Iconis & Family, Norm Lewis And More Hit The Feinstein's/54 Below Stage In December
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 28, 2019

This Month, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com/Feinsteins or call (646) 476-3551.

Meghan Murphy is Coming to Feinstein's/54 Below with BIG RED & THE BOYS Photo Meghan Murphy is Coming to Feinstein's/54 Below with BIG RED & THE BOYS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 14, 2019

FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Meghan Murphy in Big Red & The Boys on Dec 18th, 2018 at 9:30pm. A non-traditional evening of songs, stories and spirits with Songstress Powerhouse Meghan 'Big Red Murphy and her holiday boys, Patrick Andrews, John Francisco, TJ Chernick and Nick Davio on guitar, keys, drums, cello and percussion. This ain't your mama's holiday show! Big voices. Big laughs. Big Red.

Mercury Theater Chicago Announces New Leads Of SPAMALOT Photo Mercury Theater Chicago Announces New Leads Of SPAMALOT
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 7, 2019

Walter Stearns, Executive Director of Mercury Theater Chicago, announced today two new cast members to lead the production of Monty Python's SPAMALOT beginning November 14, with Jeff Diebold as King Arthur, and Keely Vasquez as the Lady of the Lake. SPAMALOT opened on September 8 to rave reviews, with the original cast members, Jonah D. Winston and Meghan Murphy originally at the helm in the roles of King Arthur and the Lady of the Lake. Murphy and Winston will play their final week of SPAMALOT through November 10.     

BWW Review: SPAMALOT at Mercury Theater Chicago Photo BWW Review: SPAMALOT at Mercury Theater Chicago
by M. William Panek - Sep 26, 2019

A perfect night of theatre it ain't, but for Meghan Murphy's powerhouse diva and a communal bout of well-earned chuckles, SPAMALOT will leave you choosing wisely.

Mercury Theater Chicago Announces Cast of Monty Python's SPAMALOT Photo Mercury Theater Chicago Announces Cast of Monty Python's SPAMALOT
by Julie Musbach - Aug 15, 2019

Walter Stearns, Executive Director of Mercury Theater Chicago, announced today the cast and creative team of the upcoming MONTY PYTHON'S SPAMALOT, running on the main stage from August 30 through November 3.

Chicago Shakespeare In The Parks Brings THE COMEDY OF ERRORS To Aurora's RiverEdge Pa Photo Chicago Shakespeare In The Parks Brings THE COMEDY OF ERRORS To Aurora's RiverEdge Park
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 28, 2019

Make haste to downtown Aurora when Chicago Shakespeare in the Parks brings its summer touring production, The Comedy of Errors, to Thomas J. Weisner RiverEdge Park, 360 N. Broadway, for a free performance on Saturday, August 3.

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