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Bio:
LCT debut in Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady. Broadway: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, On the Town, Wicked (also national tour), West Side Story. National tour: Come Fly Away. Regional includes The Pirates of Penzance (Barrington Stage) and Evita (Flat Rock). (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
LCT debut in Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady. Broadway: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, On the Town, Wicked (also national tour), West Side Story. National tour: Come Fly Away. Regional includes The Pirates of Penzance (Barrington Stage) and Evita (Flat Rock). (read complete bio)
Sydney Festival to Present Thought-Provoking 2021 Talks Program Photo Sydney Festival to Present Thought-Provoking 2021 Talks Program
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2020

Sydney Festival today unveils its thought-provoking program of talks, panels and workshops, partnering with The Walkley Foundation, Sydney Writers Festival and UTS to present some of the country's most celebrated and incisive journalists, writers and thinkers, adding to the already announced 2021 line-up of more than 140 events across three weeks from January 6 – 26.

Jeremy Pope, Cody Renard Richard, Joe Mantello and More Make 2020 Out100 List Photo Jeremy Pope, Cody Renard Richard, Joe Mantello and More Make 2020 Out100 List
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2020

Out Magazine has released its annual Out100 list, 'recognizing members of the LGBTQ+ community for their groundbreaking, ripple-inducing, and culture-shifting impact around the world.' Among those to have made the list are Jeremy Pope, Cody Renard Richard, Shakina Nayfack, Joe Mantello, Cheyenne Jackson and more!

BWW Feature: At Home With Darnell White Photo BWW Feature: At Home With Darnell White
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 22, 2020

Darnell White is staying focused on his work behind the piano and his life of hopefulness. Here, he chats with Stephen Mosher about all of it, including the upcoming release of the film THE GOSPEL AT COLONUS, for which he served as musical director.

BILLY PORTER to Narrate HBO Max Docuseries EQUAL Photo BILLY PORTER to Narrate HBO Max Docuseries EQUAL
by TV News Desk - Sep 22, 2020

HBO Max has announced Emmy®, Tony® and Grammy®-winner Billy Porter (Pose, American Horror Story: Apocalypse) as narrator for EQUAL.

HBO Max Announces Powerhouse Cast for LGBTQ+ Docuseries EQUAL Photo HBO Max Announces Powerhouse Cast for LGBTQ+ Docuseries EQUAL
by TV News Desk - Aug 25, 2020

HBO Max has released the names and images of the actors set to portray iconic LGBTQ+ activists in the upcoming four-part docuseries EQUAL, premiering as a binge drop in October 2020 during LGBT History Month.

New York Theatre Barn to Live Stream Excerpts From New Musicals by Joey Contreras, Zo Photo New York Theatre Barn to Live Stream Excerpts From New Musicals by Joey Contreras, Zoe Sarnak and More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2020

New York Theatre Barn will host a free live stream of its New Works Series on Wednesday, July 29th, 2020 at 7PM EDT, featuring excerpts from the new musicals A Crossing and Forget Me Not. The 45-minute presentation will also feature a conversation with the creators of the new musicals.

LEGENDARY Season One Finale Now Available on HBO Max Photo LEGENDARY Season One Finale Now Available on HBO Max
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2020

The season one finale of Legendary is now available on HBO Max. 

HBO Max Greenlights Second Season of Ballroom Competition Series LEGENDARY Photo HBO Max Greenlights Second Season of Ballroom Competition Series LEGENDARY
by TV News Desk - Jul 9, 2020

The series hailed by Indiewire as “a mind-boggling fantasia of ingenuity” and whose TikTok challenge has over ONE BILLION views has been renewed by HBO Max for a second season. T

New York Theatre Barn to Feature New Musicals From Jaime Cepero, Joey Contreras, Zoe  Photo New York Theatre Barn to Feature New Musicals From Jaime Cepero, Joey Contreras, Zoe Sarnak & More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2020

New York Theatre Barn will continue to host weekly free live streams of its New Works Series each Wednesday evening at 7PM ET. Upcoming July installments of the series include excerpts from the new musicals Francois and the Rebels, Forget Me Not, A Crossing, American Morning, Tenn and more.

New Guests Added To CONVERSATIONS WITH... MARK CURRY In Aid Of Acting For Others Photo New Guests Added To CONVERSATIONS WITH... MARK CURRY In Aid Of Acting For Others
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2020

Joining the previously announced guests are Vicki Michelle, Millicent Martin, Sally Hughes, Robin Herford, Toyah Willcox and Annabel Croft.

VIDEO: Netflix Releases the QUEER EYE Season Five Trailer Photo VIDEO: Netflix Releases the QUEER EYE Season Five Trailer
by Stage Tube - May 21, 2020

Netflix has released the trailer for the fifth season of Queer Eye!

VIDEO: HBO Max Debuts Trailer for LEGENDARY Photo VIDEO: HBO Max Debuts Trailer for LEGENDARY
by Stage Tube - May 18, 2020

HBO Max has released the trailer for the upcoming series Legendary. Pulling directly from the underground ballroom community, voguing teams (aka “houses”) must compete in unbelievable balls and showcase sickening fashion in order to achieve “legendary” status.

Photo Flash: Get a First Look at QUEER EYE Season Five, Premiering This June on Netfl Photo Photo Flash: Get a First Look at QUEER EYE Season Five, Premiering This June on Netflix!
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2020

Netflix has shared a first look at Queer Eye season five, which premieres June 5 on the streamer!

Broadway Books: 10 MORE Theatre-Themed Memoirs to Read While in Isolation Photo Broadway Books: 10 MORE Theatre-Themed Memoirs to Read While in Isolation
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2020

Looking for something new to read while stuck inside, but still need your Broadway fix? We've rounded up 10 more of our favorite theatre-themed memoirs to fill the void. With everything from Judi Dench to Tennessee Williams, Michael Crawford, Tim Rice, Anna Kendrick, and many more, this list will have something for everyone.

HBO Max Sets Official Launch Date; Watch the Trailers for LOVE LIFE, LEGENDARY, ON TH Photo HBO Max Sets Official Launch Date; Watch the Trailers for LOVE LIFE, LEGENDARY, ON THE RECORD, & More!
by TV News Desk - Apr 21, 2020

WarnerMedia today announced that its highly anticipated streaming platform HBO Max will officially launch May 27th, 2020 and has unveiled its slate of premium Max Originals that will be available to viewers on DAY ONE.

truTV to Premiere TIRDY WORKS on May 5 Photo truTV to Premiere TIRDY WORKS on May 5
by TV News Desk - Apr 9, 2020

truTV is set to premiere the unscripted sitcom Tirdy Works, a half-hour series set in a small rural town with four paved roads and a booming moose turd business.

Advancing Artists from THE VOICE Season 18 Battle Rounds Photo Advancing Artists from THE VOICE Season 18 Battle Rounds
by TV News Desk - Mar 24, 2020

Last night, March 23, The Voice Season 18 had its first round of Battle Rounds performances! Find out which the artists that made it past their Battle Rounds below!

Review Roundup: The National Tour of MY FAIR LADY Photo Review Roundup: The National Tour of MY FAIR LADY
by Review Roundups - Feb 24, 2020

The national tour of My Fair Lady is currently making its way across the country with stops in Washington DC, Nashville, Charlotte and more!

Shirley Ballas Will Lead The Cast Of CINDERELLA at the Opera House Blackpool Photo Shirley Ballas Will Lead The Cast Of CINDERELLA at the Opera House Blackpool
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2020

The Winter Gardens Blackpool and Mark Goucher announced today that Shirley Ballas will star as The Fairy Godmother in Blackpool's biggest ever family pantomime, CINDERELLA, at the Opera House Blackpool from Sunday 13 December to Sunday 3 January 2021. Tickets on sale now with further star casting to be announced soon. Shirley will not be performing on Saturday 19 December 2020 due to Strictly Come Dancing commitments.

Jameela Jamil & Megan Thee Stallion Will Judge LEGENDARY on HBO Max Photo Jameela Jamil & Megan Thee Stallion Will Judge LEGENDARY on HBO Max
by TV News Desk - Feb 4, 2020

HBO Max announced today that actress, activist and host Jameela Jamil will MC and judge Legendary, the 9-episode unscripted voguing competition series from Scout Productions. Additionally, the streamer comes ready to battle with a judge panel that will chant, chop and destroy each ball featuring Megan Thee Stallion, Law Roach, Leiomy Maldonado alongside a weekly rotating guest judge with commentary by Dashaun Wesley and DJ MikeQ at the turntable.

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