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Birth Place:
Boston, MA
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Michael Hammond, co-director, has a broad background in theatrical teaching, directing, acting and choreography. Company Theatre audiences may remember Michael as Harold Hill in “The Music Man”, Tateh in “Ragtime”, Jesus in “Jesus Christ Superstar” and Will Rogers in “Will Rogers ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: Boston, MA

Bio:
Michael Hammond, co-director, has a broad background in theatrical teaching, directing, acting and choreography. Company Theatre audiences may remember Michael as Harold Hill in “The Music Man”, Tateh in “Ragtime”, Jesus in “Jesus Christ Superstar” and Will Rogers in “Will Rogers ... (read complete bio)
The Company Theatre Appoints Michael Hammond As Director Of Development Photo The Company Theatre Appoints Michael Hammond As Director Of Development
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 26, 2021

The Company Theatre has announced that Michael Hammond has joined the leadership team serving as Director of Development, fulfilling his life-long dream of becoming an integral part of The Company Theatre.

ON DEMAND: LEFT AND RIGHT Streaming Free At Live@National Sawdust Photo ON DEMAND: LEFT AND RIGHT Streaming Free At Live@National Sawdust
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 7, 2021

Molly Joyce: Left and Right will streaming free at Live@National Sawdust on April 15.

VIDEO: On This Day, April 1- Tom Hanks Makes His Broadway Debut In Nora Ephron's LUCK Photo VIDEO: On This Day, April 1- Tom Hanks Makes His Broadway Debut In Nora Ephron's LUCKY GUY
by Stage Tube - Apr 1, 2021

On this day in 2013, Academy Award-winner Tom Hanks made his Broadway debut in Lucky Guy, written by Nora Ephron and directed by George C. Wolfe. 

Scott Lee Releases THROUGH THE MANGROVE TUNNELS Performed by the JACK Quartet With St Photo Scott Lee Releases THROUGH THE MANGROVE TUNNELS Performed by the JACK Quartet With Steven Beck & Russell Lacy
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2020

Through the Mangrove Tunnels, performed by the JACK Quartet with pianist Steven Beck and drummer Russell Lacy, is a 45-minute work inspired by Lee's experiences growing up exploring the swamps and bayous of Florida.

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Actor Sues Jackson County and Deputies for Using Excessiv Photo Oregon Shakespeare Festival Actor Sues Jackson County and Deputies for Using Excessive Force Against Him
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 29, 2020

The Oregonian has reported that Juan A. Sancho, an actor who performed in the 2019 Oregon Shakespeare Festival, has sued Jackson County and three Sheriff's Office deputies - Brady Bjorkland, David Dalton, and Michael Hammond - for using excessive force against him during his detention in April of 2019.

L.A. Theatre Works' IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT Will be Available for Streaming Photo L.A. Theatre Works' IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT Will be Available for Streaming
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2020

Beginning this Saturday, June 13, the L.A. Theatre Works audio theater recording of John Ball's In the Heat of the Night, adapted for the stage by Matt Pelfrey, will air on radio stations across the country and be available to stream free on the L.A. Theatre Works website.

Molly Joyce's Debut Album to be Released on June 5 Photo Molly Joyce's Debut Album to be Released on June 5
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 8, 2020

Composer and performer Molly Joyce will release her debut full-length album, Breaking and Entering, on June 5 through New Amsterdam Records. The album features Joyce cultivating disability within the human body through a series of electro-acoustic works written and performed by Joyce on her instrument of choice — the electric vintage toy organ.

BWW Review: PARAGON PARK: THE MUSICAL: One Last Ride on the Carousel Photo BWW Review: PARAGON PARK: THE MUSICAL: One Last Ride on the Carousel
by Nancy Grossman - Jul 30, 2019

With book by Zoe Bradford and Michael Hammond, and music and lyrics by Adam Brooks, PARAGON PARK: THE MUSICAL is a lovingly-crafted reflection of a moment in time that spans eight decades. There's more than enough small town politics, quirky characters, and human interest in the overstuffed book, but the music soars on the voices of an uber-talented ensemble and a 15-piece orchestra conducted by Musical Director Steve Bass.

Lifetime Releases Airdates for Summer Unscripted Series Photo Lifetime Releases Airdates for Summer Unscripted Series
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 26, 2019

Celebrating 35 years of entertaining audiences, Lifetime is a premier entertainment destination for women dedicated to offering the highest quality original programming spanning award-winning movies, high-quality scripted series and breakout non-fiction series. Lifetime has an impressive legacy in public affairs, bringing attention to social issues that women care about with initiatives such as the long running Stop Breast Cancer for Life now in its 25th year, Stop Violence Against Women which relaunched in 2018, and Broader Focus, a major global initiative dedicated to supporting and hiring female directors, writers and producers, including women of color, to make its content.

VIDEO: On This Day, April 1- Tom Hanks Makes His Broadway Debut In Nora Ephron's LUCK Photo VIDEO: On This Day, April 1- Tom Hanks Makes His Broadway Debut In Nora Ephron's LUCKY GUY
by Stage Tube - Apr 1, 2019

On this day in 2013, Academy Award-winner Tom Hanks made his Broadway debut in Lucky Guy, written by Nora Ephron and directed by George C. Wolfe. 

MOULIN ROUGE, JAGGED LITTLE PILL & More Earn Nominations for 23rd Annual IRNE Awards Photo MOULIN ROUGE, JAGGED LITTLE PILL & More Earn Nominations for 23rd Annual IRNE Awards
by Stephi Wild - Feb 25, 2019

The Independent Reviewers of New England (IRNE) today announced the nominees for the 23rd Annual IRNE Awards, which honor the best of the previous year's actors, directors, choreographers, designers and companies across the full spectrum of large, mid-size and fringe theater companies. Moulin Rouge!, a new musical produced by Global Creatures, and An American in Paris, produced by the Ogunquit Playhouse, led with 12 and 11 nominations, respectively, in the Large Stage Musical Category. The Huntington Theatre led all companies with 31 nominations across seven productions, including 11 for Man in the Ring, the story of six-time world champion prizefighter Emile Griffith.

DANCE MOMS Returns for an 8th Season on Lifetime Photo DANCE MOMS Returns for an 8th Season on Lifetime
by Kaitlin Milligan - Feb 19, 2019

Collins Avenue Productions (“Collins Avenue”), part of KEW MEDIA GROUP INC. (“KEW” or the “Company”) (TSX:KEW and KEW.WT), is pleased to announce the return of one of its most popular reality television series, Dance Moms, for Lifetime Network in the U.S. Dance Moms is one of KEW's largest single production contracts and longest running shows.

Upstage Lung Cancer Presents 10th Annual Benefit Concert  In Celebration Of Women's V Photo Upstage Lung Cancer Presents 10th Annual Benefit Concert In Celebration Of Women's Voices
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2018

Kicking off its 10th anniversary celebration of utilizing the performing arts to raise awareness for the fight against lung cancer, Upstage Lung Cancer (ULC) presents a one-night-only cabaret concert benefit Barbra, Bette & Bernadette, today, October 23, 7:30 pm at the Mosesian Center for the Arts, 321 Arsenal Street, Watertown. The event is open to the public, a pre-concert silent auction begins at 6 pm. Presented in partnership with the LUNGevity Foundation, all proceeds from the performance support the critically important cause of early lung cancer detection research.

Upstage Lung Cancer Presents 10th Annual Benefit Concert  In Celebration Of Women's V Photo Upstage Lung Cancer Presents 10th Annual Benefit Concert In Celebration Of Women's Voices
by Julie Musbach - Sep 18, 2018

Kicking off its 10th anniversary celebration of utilizing the performing arts to raise awareness for the fight against lung cancer, Upstage Lung Cancer (ULC) presents a one-night-only cabaret concert benefit Barbra, Bette & Bernadette, on Tuesday, October 23, 7:30 pm at the Mosesian Center for the Arts, 321 Arsenal Street, Watertown. The event is open to the public, a pre-concert silent auction begins at 6 pm. Presented in partnership with the LUNGevity Foundation, all proceeds from the performance support the critically important cause of early lung cancer detection research.

Full Casting Announced For TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, Led By Jeff Daniels Photo Full Casting Announced For TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, Led By Jeff Daniels
by Stephi Wild - Sep 13, 2018

Casting is complete for the Broadway production of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, Aaron Sorkin's new play, directed by Bartlett Sher, and based on Harper Lee's classic novel. TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD will begin previews on Thursday, November 1 and open on Thursday, December 13 at the Shubert Theatre (225 West 44 Street).

THE ICEMAN COMETH, with Denzel Washington, Takes Final Broadway Bows Today Photo THE ICEMAN COMETH, with Denzel Washington, Takes Final Broadway Bows Today
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 1, 2018

Eugene O'Neill's ferocious American classic, The Iceman Cometh, starring Tony Award winner, two-time Academy Award winner, and 2018 Academy Award nominee Denzel Washington, concludes its limited engagement at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre today, July 1. The show, which earned eight Tony nominations earlier this year, opened on April 26 and has played 28 previews and 67 regular performances.

Broadway By Design: Jules Fisher, Peggy Eisenhauer & Dan Moses Schreier Bring THE ICE Photo Broadway By Design: Jules Fisher, Peggy Eisenhauer & Dan Moses Schreier Bring THE ICEMAN COMETH from Page to Stage
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 3, 2018

In Broadway by Design, BroadwayWorld is shining a spotlight on the stellar designs of this Broadway season, show by show. Today, we continue the series with David Zinn, who acted as both scenic and costume designer for Broadway's new under the sea adventure, SpongeBob Squarepants.

VIDEO: Denzel Washington Talks THE ICEMAN COMETH and His Diverse Career on CBS SUNDAY Photo VIDEO: Denzel Washington Talks THE ICEMAN COMETH and His Diverse Career on CBS SUNDAY MORNING
by Stage Tube - Apr 29, 2018

Denzel Washington appeared on CBS Sunday Morning to talk about his current run in The Iceman Cometh on Broadway, as well as his incredibly long and diverse career.

Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In on Denzel Washington in THE ICEMAN COMETH Photo Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In on Denzel Washington in THE ICEMAN COMETH
by Review Roundups - Apr 26, 2018

Eugene O'Neill's ferocious American classic, The Iceman Cometh, starring Tony Award winner, two-time Academy Award winner, and 2018 Academy Award nominee Denzel Washington opens tonight on Broadway Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre.

Photo Flash: First Look at Denzel Washington & Company in THE ICEMAN COMETH on Broadw Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Denzel Washington & Company in THE ICEMAN COMETH on Broadway!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 24, 2018

Currently in previews at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre (242 West 45th Street) is Eugene O'Neill's ferocious American classic, The Iceman Cometh, starring Tony Award winner, two-time Academy Award winner, and 2018 Academy Award nominee Denzel Washington. Opening night is set for Thursday, April 26 at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre.

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