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Bio:
Broadway: Kinky Boots, Legally Blonde, Miss Saigon, Thoroughly Modern Millie, La Cage Aux Folles and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. Also, the MTV series "Legally Blonde: The Search For Elle Woods" where he served as a judge. Love to BDF, my besties, and fam! (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Kinky Boots, Legally Blonde, Miss Saigon, Thoroughly Modern Millie, La Cage Aux Folles and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. Also, the MTV series "Legally Blonde: The Search For Elle Woods" where he served as a judge. Love to BDF, my besties, and fam! (read complete bio)
Registration is Open for the 2020-21 Season of Wharton Center Institute's TAKE IT FRO Photo Registration is Open for the 2020-21 Season of Wharton Center Institute's TAKE IT FROM THE TOP
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2020

Registration is open for the 2020-21 Season of TAKE IT FROM THE TOP, a series of engaging virtual classes offered through Wharton Center Institute for Arts & Creativity. Participants - from pre-teens to young adults and beyond - receive a unique opportunity to train with a brilliant team of leading Broadway professionals.

Orfeh, Jerry Mitchell, Paul Canaan, Courtney Reed and More to Take Part in WHARTON AT Photo Orfeh, Jerry Mitchell, Paul Canaan, Courtney Reed and More to Take Part in WHARTON AT HOME Event
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2020

On Friday, May 29, at 6:30 pm Paul Canaan (Legally Blonde, Miss Saigon, Kinky Boots...) is hosting an exclusive Wharton Center YouTube Event called whARTon at home. Joining Canaan are several Broadway artists, Tony Award® winning director/choreographer Jerry Mitchell, current Wharton Center Take It From The Top students, and more.

WATCH: The Legally Blonde: The Search for Elle Woods Reunion Concert on Tonight's #54 Photo WATCH: The Legally Blonde: The Search for Elle Woods Reunion Concert on Tonight's #54BelowAtHome at 6:30pm!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2020

Feinstein's/54 Below continues their #54BelowAtHome series tonight with Legally Blonde: The Search for Elle Woods Reunion Concert!

LEGALLY BLONDE: THE SEARCH FOR ELLE WOODS Cast Including Lena Hall, Lauren Zakrin & M Photo LEGALLY BLONDE: THE SEARCH FOR ELLE WOODS Cast Including Lena Hall, Lauren Zakrin & More to Virtually Reunite
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2020

Omigod you guys! The girls are getting back together again! The cast of Legally Blonde: The Search For Elle Woods will take part in a socially distanced 2nd reunion on Saturday April 11th at 8:00PM EST. The special reunion will coincide with Feinstein's/54 Below's stream of Legally Blonde: The Search For Elle Woods 10 Year Reunion Concert.

Photo Flash: Broadway Dreams Celebrates the 70th Anniversary of SOUTH PACIFIC Photo Photo Flash: Broadway Dreams Celebrates the 70th Anniversary of SOUTH PACIFIC
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2018

This week, Broadway Dreams and The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization hosted the 70th Anniversary gala concert celebration of the Tony and Pulitzer Prize Award-winning musical triumph, South Pacific. 

Photo Flash: The Elle's of LEGALLY BLONDE: The Search for Elle Woods Take Over Feinst Photo Photo Flash: The Elle's of LEGALLY BLONDE: The Search for Elle Woods Take Over Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2018

On Monday, July 23rd, Feinstein's/54 Below was painted pink, as the ladies of MTV's Legally Blonde: The Search For Elle Woods reunited for the first time to celebrate the show's 10 year anniversary. The evening was pure perfection and boasted songs from Legally Blonde, surprise special guests and lots of Bend & Snap! Take a peek at all the action below!

VIDEO: Omigod! MTV Elle's Take the Stage for a LEGALLY BLONDE Medley! Photo VIDEO: Omigod! MTV Elle's Take the Stage for a LEGALLY BLONDE Medley!
by Stage Tube - Jul 23, 2018

Omigod you guys! The cast of Legally Blonde: The Search For Elle Woods reunite this week at Feinstein's/54 Below! Check out video of the gals doing a medley of songs from the show below!

Legally Blonde: The Search For Elle Woods Cast Reunites At Feinstein's/54 Below Tonig Photo Legally Blonde: The Search For Elle Woods Cast Reunites At Feinstein's/54 Below Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2018

Omigod you guys! The girls are getting back together! The cast of Legally Blonde: The Search For Elle Woods will reunite at Feinstein's/54 Below tonight, July 23rd, 2018, at 7:00 and 9:30pm.

Tovah Feldshuh, Rita Rudner, and More Next Month at 54 Below Photo Tovah Feldshuh, Rita Rudner, and More Next Month at 54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2018

Next month, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

Last Week For Wharton Center TAKE IT FROM THE TOP Registration Photo Last Week For Wharton Center TAKE IT FROM THE TOP Registration
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2018

Registration is now taking place for TAKE IT FROM THE TOP is a series of exciting, interactive workshops offered through Wharton Center Institute for Arts & Creativity. Participants - from pre-teens to young adults and beyond - receive a unique opportunity to train with a brilliant team of leading Broadway professionals. Former instructors include such talented Broadway performers as 2014 Tony Award® winner for Best Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical, Billy Porter, and Shoshana Bean, who played Elphaba in Wicked.

Matt Doyle, Ali Ewoldt and More to Appear in I ONLY HAVE LIES FOR YOU Photo Matt Doyle, Ali Ewoldt and More to Appear in I ONLY HAVE LIES FOR YOU
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2018

Amy Wolk and Nikki M. James present I Only Have Lies For You, a new live gameshow that pits Broadway panelists against each other in a lying contest.  Two teams of three will go head-to-head telling stories, some of which may not be true---it is up to the other team to guess, Truth or Lie.

Cast of MTV's LEGALLY BLONDE: THE SEARCH FOR ELLE WOODS to Reunite at Feinstein's/54  Photo Cast of MTV's LEGALLY BLONDE: THE SEARCH FOR ELLE WOODS to Reunite at Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2018

Feinstein's/54 Below, will present Legally Blonde: The Search For Elle Woods Reunion Concert on July 23rd, 2018, at 7:00 and 9:30pm. The 2008 MTV series was famously designed to pick the replacement for Tony-nominated leading lady Laura Bell Bundy in the 2006 Broadway musical, based on the film of the same title. Join the ladies of The Search For Elle Woods as they reunite at Feinstein's/54 Below for the first time and celebrate 10 years of friendship, pink, and perfection! Cast members to include Rhiannon Hanson, Lauren Zakrin, and Rachel Potter.

Laura Bell Bundy, Shoshana Bean, Norbert Leo Butz and More Set for BROADWAY BEATS HUN Photo Laura Bell Bundy, Shoshana Bean, Norbert Leo Butz and More Set for BROADWAY BEATS HUNGER Benefit at Paper Mill Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2017

Summit Medical Group Foundation (SMGF), in partnership with the Community FoodBank of New Jersey, is proud to announce the inaugural Broadway Beats Hunger holiday performance to benefit the 'Food, Health and Hope: An Answer to Diabetes' initiative and broaden awareness about the direct link between access to nutritious food and this widespread health epidemic in New Jersey.

Two Dr. Phillips Center Applause Award Participants Win 2017 Jimmy Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

Tony Moreno and Sofia Deler, two Orange County high school students from the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts's Applause Awards program won awards for Best Actor and Best Actress on Monday evening at The Jimmy Awards in New York City. Moreno and Deler competed against 72 other students from across the country for the top prize in a ceremony at Broadway's Minskoff Theatre that was hosted by 2017 Tony Award winner for Best Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical, Ben Platt, of Dear Evan Hansen. This is the first time in the 9-year history of the Jimmy Awards that both winners come from the same program and city.

Grace Auer and Ian Hayes Represented Buffalo at This Year's JIMMY AWARDS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

Shea's Performing Arts Center and The Lipke Foundation are proud to have sent the Best Actress and Best Actor winners from the 24th Annual Kenny Awards to participate in The Jimmy Awards on Monday, June 26.

Photo Coverage: The Best of High School Theatre Shines at the 2017 Jimmy Awards!
by Jennifer Broski - Jun 27, 2017

Start spreadin' the news! The ninth annual Jimmy Award winners were announced yesterday at the Minskoff Theatre. This year's finalists included: Sam Primack, Nathan Keffer, Antonio Cipriano, Jasmine Rogers, Hatty King, Maggie Gidden and winners Sofia Deler and Tony Moreno. BroadwayWorld was on the red carpet for the big night and you can check out photos below!

VIDEO: See Live Wins from the 2017 Jimmy Awards, Hosted by Tony Winner, Ben Platt!
by Stage Tube - Jun 27, 2017

The ninth annual JIMMY AWARDS were held on Monday, June 26th at the Minskoff Theatre on Broadway. The awards were live streamed on Facebook, check out video of the event here!

Talented Teens Take Center Stage at 2017 Jimmy Awards; See the Winners Here!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2017

The ninth annual JIMMY AWARDS were held on Monday, June 26th at the Minskoff Theatre on Broadway. 

Watch LIVE: The 2017 Jimmy Awards Pre-Show Update at Broadway's Minskoff Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2017

The ninth annual JIMMY AWARDS will be held on Monday, June 26th at 7:30PM at the Minskoff Theatre on Broadway. 74 high school students from across America will compete for the Jimmy Award for Best Performance by an Actor and Actress. Ceremony updates, Inspiring Teacher Award and the nominee award presentations will be streamed live on Facebook.

BWW TV: It's a 'World of Pure Imagination' Inside Rehearsals for the 2017 Jimmy Awards!
by TV - Press Previews - Jun 26, 2017

The ninth annual JIMMY AWARDS will be held tonight, June 26th at 7:30PM at the Minskoff Theatre on Broadway. 74 high school students from across America will compete for the Jimmy Award for Best Performance by an Actor and Actress. BroadwayWorld stopped by rehearsals today and is excited to bring you footage from the studio and interviews with the students and their mentors!

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