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THE ROCK TENOR, Featuring Rob Evan, To Have World Premiere At The Wilma Theater 7/8
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2009

The Rock Tenor makes its debut this summer beginning July 8, starring vocalist Rob Evan (Broadway performer and lead singer for the multi-platinum band The Trans-Siberian Orchestra), who conceived the show with director Vincent Marini (former Producing Artistic Director of New Jersey's Lenape Regional Performing Arts Center) officially opens July 15 and closes August 23. The Rock Tenor fuses rock and roll anthems, Broadway classics, opera favorites, country rhythms and classical melodies in a unique performance that showcases these familiar works in a whole new light. The Rock Tenor will be performed at The Wilma Theater, located at 265 South Broad Street. Tickets are $25-$40 and are available at www.therocktenor.com or by phone at (215) 546-7824.

THE ROCK TENOR, Featuring Rob Evan, To Have World Premiere At The Wilma Theater 7/8
by Charlie Piane - Jun 15, 2009

The Rock Tenor makes its debut this summer beginning July 8, starring vocalist Rob Evan (Broadway performer and lead singer for the multi-platinum band The Trans-Siberian Orchestra), who conceived the show with director Vincent Marini (former Producing Artistic Director of New Jersey's Lenape Regional Performing Arts Center) officially opens July 15 and closes August 23. The Rock Tenor fuses rock and roll anthems, Broadway classics, opera favorites, country rhythms and classical melodies in a unique performance that showcases these familiar works in a whole new light. The Rock Tenor will be performed at The Wilma Theater, located at 265 South Broad Street. Tickets are $25-$40 and are available at www.therocktenor.com or by phone at (215) 546-7824.

Wildhorn's CIVIL WAR With Starry Cast Helmed by Calhoun Plays Ford's Theatre 3/27 - 5/24
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2009

The Ford's Theatre reopening season continues with the Tony-nominated 'The Civil War' by Frank Wildhorn, Gregory Boyd and Jack Murphy. Jeff Calhoun directs the production at Ford's Theatre from March 27-May 24, 2009.

Wildhorn's CIVIL WAR With Starry Cast Helmed by Calhoun Plays Ford's Theatre 3/27 - 5/24
by Eddie Varley - Mar 6, 2009

The Ford's Theatre reopening season continues with the Tony-nominated 'The Civil War' by Frank Wildhorn, Gregory Boyd and Jack Murphy. Jeff Calhoun directs the production at Ford's Theatre from March 27-May 24, 2009.

Midtown International Theater Festival Award Nominees Announced
by Faetra Petillo - Aug 26, 2008

On Friday, September 5, at 8pm the Midtown International Theater Festival Awards will take place. The MITF Awards will honor the best shows and performances from the recently completed Ninth Annual Midtown InterNational Theatre Festival, which took place from July 14-August 10 of this year.

Photo Flash: Broadway Goes To The White House For Civil War Gala
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2008

On Sunday June 1st 2008, Broadway stars headed to the White House in Washington, DC for a special Civil War Gala where they performed songs from the musical 'The Civil War' at the National Theater.

Photo Coverage: Jeremy Schonfeld 37 Notebooks at Birdland
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - May 7, 2008

Jim Caruso's Cast Party and TheaterMania.com presented the Jeremy Schonfeld OFFICIAL CD RELEASE PARTY FOR 37 NOTEBOOKS Monday, May 5, 2008 at 7:00pm, as part of the long-running, critically-heralded and popular concert series Broadway at Birdland. 37 Notebooks features some of Broadway's hottest vocal talents, many of whom will be onstage with Schonfeld to celebrate the album's release, including: Luther Creek ('Flight of the Conchords'); Julie Danao-Salkin ('Lennon'); Jarrod Emick (Tony Award Winner for 'Damn Yankees'); Donnie Kehr ('Jersey Boys'); Lauren Kennedy ('Spamalot'); Kate Shindle ('Legally Blonde'); Amy Spanger ('Kiss Me, Kate'); Tracie Thoms ('Rent: The Movie'); and Natalie Weiss (American Idol). Also contributing to the album are: Shoshana Bean ('Wicked'); Julia Murney ('Wicked'); and Adam Pascal ('Rent').

Photos: Upright Spices It Up w/ Neil Patrick Harris & Pals
by James Sims - May 5, 2008

April brought a shower of Upright Cabaret across Southern California as the Upright Boys celebrated their third-year anniversary by producing a star-studded re-grand opening, four solo engagements, and a benefit for The Trevor Project co-hosted by Neil Patrick Harris...

BWW TV: New Musical 'Mask' Premieres at Pasadena Playhouse
by James Sims - Mar 22, 2008

BroadwayWorld's own James Sims stopped by the Pasadena Playhouse during Mask's last minute rehearsals and talked with cast members Michelle Duffy, Greg Evigan and Allen Read, along with director Richard Maltby, Jr., discovering how this heartbreaking story of family and love made its way onto the stage, in musical form, more than 20 years after debuting on the big screen...

Photo Coverage: Neil Berg's 'The Twelve' Debuts at The China Club
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Jan 15, 2008

Neil Berg's theatrical rock concert event 'The Twelve' debuted at the China Club January 13 at 7:15PM

Berg's 'The Twelve' Plays The China Club 1/13 with Evan, Zolli, Lanning, Thomas & More
by BWW News Desk - Dec 31, 2007

Neil Berg Debuts 'The Twelve' at China Club, Free Showcase 1/13
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2007

Neil Berg, the creator of '100 Years of Broadway' and the composer of the coming musical Grumpy Old Men, introduces a new theatrical event - The Twelve­ - an APAP showcase at the China Club (268 West 47th) on Sunday, January 13 at 7PM.

Photo Coverage: Rockers on Broadway in Concert
by Kerry Long - Oct 24, 2007

The 'Rockers on Broadway' concert returned this year with the latest edition - 'Rockers on Broadway Salutes Motown' at BB King Blues Club & Grill (237 West 42nd Street) on Monday, October 22 at 8PM.

Photo Coverage: Rockers on Broadway Backstage
by Linda Lenzi - Oct 24, 2007

The 'Rockers on Broadway' concert returned this year with the latest edition - 'Rockers on Broadway Salutes Motown' at BB King Blues Club & Grill on Monday, October 22 at 8PM.

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 10/16/2007
by Eugene Lovendusky - Oct 16, 2007

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 10/16/2007.

Christine Ebersole Joins 'Rockers on Broadway' Line-Up
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2007

Tony Award winning actress Christine Ebersole has just been added to the roster of talent for the upcoming 'Rockers on Broadway Salutes Motown' concert scheduled for Monday October 22 at 8PM at BB Kings Blues Club and Grill on West 42nd Street.

Cousin Bruce Joins 'Rockers on Broadway' Line-Up, October 22
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2007

Rock and roll radio legend Bruce 'Cousin Brucie' Morrow is the latest edition to the upcoming benefit concert 'Rockers on Broadway Salutes Motown.' Morrow will be joined on stage by the evening's host, actress/comedian Caroline Rhea (TV's The Biggest Loser) and a line up of world famous recording stars and Broadway performers. The one night only event will take place on Monday October 22 at 8PM at BB Kings Blues Club and Grill on West 42nd Street, and will benefit Broadway Cares / Equity Fights AIDS and Wingspan Arts.

Dozens of Stars Participate in 19th NAMT New Musicals Fest
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2007

The National Alliance for Musical Theatre (NAMT) and Executive Director Kathy Evans announced the casts and directors of the eight musicals for its 19th Annual Festival of New Musicals to be held at New World Stages (340 West 50th St between 8th and 9th Avenues) on Sunday, October 7 and Monday, October 8, 2007.

Rockers on Broadway Returns w/Rhea, Jackson, Reichard 10/22
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2007

The Path Fund Inc., proudly announces the return of 'Rockers on Broadway' on Monday, October 22 at 8PM. This one-night-only benefit concert for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and Wingspan Arts Inc. will take place at BB King Blues Club & Grill.

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 6/24/2007
by Eugene Lovendusky - Jun 24, 2007

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 6/24/2007.

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