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Bio:
Michael Korie wrote the lyrics to composer Scott Frankel's music for Grey Gardens, Far From Heaven, Doll, Happiness, Meet Mister Future, and War Paint. Their scores have been nominated for Tony and Drama Desk Awards, received The Outer Critics Circle Award, and have been produced on and off ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Michael Korie wrote the lyrics to composer Scott Frankel's music for Grey Gardens, Far From Heaven, Doll, Happiness, Meet Mister Future, and War Paint. Their scores have been nominated for Tony and Drama Desk Awards, received The Outer Critics Circle Award, and have been produced on and off ... (read complete bio)
Dramatists Guild Foundation Announces 2020-2021 Fellows Class Photo Dramatists Guild Foundation Announces 2020-2021 Fellows Class
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2020

Dramatists Guild Foundation (DGF) has announced the 2020-2021 class of Fellows. The 20-year-old program propels the most promising creative talents to their full potential to help shape the future of theater. This season's class includes six musical theater writers and four playwrights, who were selected from more than 500 applicants.

Canceled and Streamed Productions Will be Eligible for The Pulitzer Prize For Drama Photo Canceled and Streamed Productions Will be Eligible for The Pulitzer Prize For Drama
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020

The New York Times has reported that due to the ongoing health crisis, theatrical work streamed online and shows that were scheduled to be staged in person but were canceled, will now be eligible for the Pulitzer Prize for drama.

Judy Kuhn, Lillias White, & Beth Leavel Join The Seth Concert Series Photo Judy Kuhn, Lillias White, & Beth Leavel Join The Seth Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020

Producer Mark Cortale announced today that award-winning icons of the stage and screen Judy Kuhn, Lillias White, and Beth Leavel will join the line-up of talent slated to participate in The Seth Concert Series.

Karen Olivo, Sierra Boggess, & Jeremy Jordan Will Join The Seth Concert Series Photo Karen Olivo, Sierra Boggess, & Jeremy Jordan Will Join The Seth Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2020

Producer Mark Cortale announced today that award-winning stars of the stage and screen Karen Olivo, Sierra Boggess, and returning by popular demand Jeremy Jordan would join the concert series.

New York City Opera to Produce the World Premiere of Ricky Ian Gordon's THE GARDEN OF Photo New York City Opera to Produce the World Premiere of Ricky Ian Gordon's THE GARDEN OF THE FINZI-CONTINIS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2020

New York City Opera under the direction of Michael Capasso, has announced plans to produce the world premiere of Ricky Ian Gordon's THE GARDEN OF THE FINZI-CONTINIS, a co-production with the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (Zalmen Mlotek, Artistic Director, Dominick Balletta, Executive Director).

Phillip Gainsley Presents New Podcast Series LET'S TALK MUSIC Photo Phillip Gainsley Presents New Podcast Series LET'S TALK MUSIC
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2020

Phillip Gainsley is presenting a new podcast series, devoted to classical music and music theater.

Stephanie J. Block, Rachel Bay Jones, & Liz Callaway Will Join Seth Rudetsky For LIVE Photo Stephanie J. Block, Rachel Bay Jones, & Liz Callaway Will Join Seth Rudetsky For LIVE Concerts
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2020

Producer Mark Cortale announced today that award-winning stars of the stage and screen Liz Callaway, Stephanie J. Block, and Rachel Bay Jones will join the line-up of talent slated to participate in The Seth Concert Series, the weekly virtual series based on Seth Rudetsky's international Broadway series that began at The Art House in Provincetown.

Broadway Catch Up: July 27 - Jelani Alladin, Christiani Pitts, Gavin Lee, J. Michael  Photo Broadway Catch Up: July 27 - Jelani Alladin, Christiani Pitts, Gavin Lee, J. Michael Finley, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2020

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out this weekend's highlights from some of your favorites, including Jelani Alladin and Christiani Pitts, Gavin Lee and J. Michael Finley, original Hamilton cast members, and more!

VIDEO: Quentin Garzón and Ali Ewoldt Sing 'Now' From DOCTOR ZHIVAGO Photo VIDEO: Quentin Garzón and Ali Ewoldt Sing 'Now' From DOCTOR ZHIVAGO
by Stage Tube - Jul 24, 2020

Quentin Garzón has released a new video in his Virtual Performance series, featuring himself and Ali Ewoldt singing 'Now' from Doctor Zhivago.

Megan Hilty, Norm Lewis, & Cheyenne Jackson Join Seth Concert Series For LIVE Perform Photo Megan Hilty, Norm Lewis, & Cheyenne Jackson Join Seth Concert Series For LIVE Performances
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2020

Producer Mark Cortale announced today that award-winning stars of the stage and screen Norm Lewis, Megan Hilty, and Cheyenne Jackson will join the line-up of talent slated to participate in The Seth Concert Series, the weekly virtual series based on Seth Rudetsky's international Broadway series that began at The Art House in Provincetown.

Breaking: Lincoln Center Theater Will Present INTIMATE APPAREL and FLYING OVER SUNSET Photo Breaking: Lincoln Center Theater Will Present INTIMATE APPAREL and FLYING OVER SUNSET in Spring 2021
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2020

Lincoln Center Theater, which had hoped to reopen its productions of the new opera Intimate Apparel at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater and  the new musical Flying Over Sunset at the Vivian Beaumont Theater this fall, now plans to reopen both productions in spring 2021. 

BWW TV: Cabaret Corner With Christine Ebersole and Lawrence Yurman Photo BWW TV: Cabaret Corner With Christine Ebersole and Lawrence Yurman
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2020

Christine Ebersole and Lawrence Yurman are this week's guests on Cabaret Corner! For over 30 years two-time Tony Award winning actress Christine Ebersole has captivated audiences on the Broadway stage, in television series and specials, films, concert appearances, and recordings.

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by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2020

Jonathan Tolins, Scott Frankel and Michael Korie Will Write Broadway-Aimed LAST DIVA  Photo Jonathan Tolins, Scott Frankel and Michael Korie Will Write Broadway-Aimed LAST DIVA Musical
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2020

According to Variety, developmental lab series New Works Provincetown, which celebrated it's first season in 2019, has commissioned a new musical from Jonathan Tolins (Buyer & Cellar) and Scott Frankel and Michael Korie (War Paint, Grey Gardens).

Audra McDonald, Lea Salonga & Melissa Errico Join Seth Rudetsky For Streaming Concert Photo Audra McDonald, Lea Salonga & Melissa Errico Join Seth Rudetsky For Streaming Concerts!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2020

Producer Mark Cortale announced today that award-winning theatre superstars Audra McDonald, Lea Salonga, and Melissa Errico will join the line-up of talent slated to participate in The Seth Concert Series, the weekly virtual series based on Seth Rudetsky's international Broadway series that began at The Art House in Provincetown.

Kelli O'Hara, Jeremy Jordan and Jessie Mueller Will Take Part in Seth Rudetsky's Virt Photo Kelli O'Hara, Jeremy Jordan and Jessie Mueller Will Take Part in Seth Rudetsky's Virtual Concert Series- Kicks Off May 31st!
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2020

Mark Cortale announced today that Seth Rudetsky's internationally acclaimed Broadway concert series that first began in Provincetown at The Art House in 2011 will debut as a weekly virtual series entitled The Seth Concert Series. Hosted by beloved musical director and Sirius XM Star Seth Rudetsky, the first event will take place on Sunday, May 31 and will feature Tony award-winning actress Kelli O'Hara. Stage and screen favorites Jeremy Jordan and Jessie Mueller will headline the following two weeks. Each weekly show will premiere Sunday nights at 8PM EST with a second showing Mondays at 3PM EST for viewers in other time zones like the UK. Tickets are available at www.thesethconcertseries.com for $20.00 (early bird) and $25.00 each.

Concord Music Publishing Inks Deal With Tom Kitt, Covering His Full Music Catalog and Photo Concord Music Publishing Inks Deal With Tom Kitt, Covering His Full Music Catalog and Future Works
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2020

Concord Music Publishing has signed an exclusive worldwide administration agreement with composer-lyricist Tom Kitt. The new deal, effective immediately, covers his full music publishing catalog and future works.

VIDEO: Check Out The Dramatists Guild's Exclusive Interview Footage of Terrence McNal Photo VIDEO: Check Out The Dramatists Guild's Exclusive Interview Footage of Terrence McNally
by Stage Tube - Mar 26, 2020

The Dramatists Guild Opera Committee has shared exclusive footage of an interview with Terrence McNally.

Breaking: Lincoln Center Theater Pushes FLYING OVER SUNSET and INTIMATE APPAREL to Fa Photo Breaking: Lincoln Center Theater Pushes FLYING OVER SUNSET and INTIMATE APPAREL to Fall 2020
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2020

Lincoln Center Theater has just announced that it will reopen its productions of the new musical Flying Over Sunset at the Vivian Beaumont Theater and the new opera Intimate Apparel at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater this fall. Both productions were forced to suspend performances on March 12 when theaters were closed by Governor Andrew Cuomo as a precaution against the outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus.     

Meet the Cast of FLYING OVER SUNSET - Now in Previews on Broadway! Photo Meet the Cast of FLYING OVER SUNSET - Now in Previews on Broadway!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2020

Flying Over Sunset is officially in previews on Broadway! The musical, with book and direction by James Lapine, music by Tom Kitt, and lyrics by Michael Korie, and choreography by Michelle Dorrance will open Thursday, April 16.

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