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Date of Birth: June 29, 1922
Date of Death: November 21, 2001 (79)

Birth Place: Newton, MA, USA
VIDEO: Yvette Carson Sings 'It's A Woman's Prerogative' From ST. LOUIS WOMAN in New # Photo VIDEO: Yvette Carson Sings 'It's A Woman's Prerogative' From ST. LOUIS WOMAN in New #EncoresArchives
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2020

New York City Center is presenting the #EncoresArchives series! They will be posting daily highlights from their musical theater vault from Encores!, Encores! Off-Center, and Gala productions.

VIDEO: EVERYBODY DANCE NOW! A Look Back at 'Mein Herr' From CABARET Photo VIDEO: EVERYBODY DANCE NOW! A Look Back at 'Mein Herr' From CABARET
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2020

In this time of social distancing and remaining responsibly indoors, we are all looking for ways to brighten our days and get moving any way we can! In the spirit of celebrating theater and providing motivation to get up and get shakin', we're taking a look back and paying tribute to some of the greatest dance numbers in musical theater history!

Photo Flash: New Images From CHICAGO National Tour Photo Photo Flash: New Images From CHICAGO National Tour
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2020

CHICAGO is BACK ON TOUR and its PURE ENTERTAINMENT!  With a legendary book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse, music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb, CHICAGO is now the #1 longest-running American musical in Broadway history -- and it still shows no sign of ever slowing down!

Riverside Theatre to Present Broadway Hit THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE Photo Riverside Theatre to Present Broadway Hit THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2019

Riverside Theatre, led by Producing Artistic Director/CEO Allen D. Cornell and Managing Director/COO Jon R. Moses, is proud to present the exuberant Broadway hit musical, Thoroughly Modern Millie. Sponsored by Bill & Laura Frick and Judy & Bill Schneebeck and presented by Riverside Theatre's Patron Producers Group, Thoroughly Modern Millie performs on the Stark Stage from January 7-26, 2020.

Broadway's Record-Breaking Smash Hit CHICAGO Comes To Houston Photo Broadway's Record-Breaking Smash Hit CHICAGO Comes To Houston
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2019

Society for the Performing Arts (SPA) is proud to present the award-winning musical CHICAGO from June 4-9 in Jones Hall for the Performing Arts. SPA and CHICAGO will welcome NFL Legend, Heisman Trophy winner and former Houston Oiler Eddie George starring in the role of "Billy Flynn."

NLF Legend & Former Houston Oiler Eddie George To Star In CHICAGO In Houston Photo NLF Legend & Former Houston Oiler Eddie George To Star In CHICAGO In Houston
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2019

Society for the Performing Arts (SPA) and the touring company of the Tony Award-winning, record-breaking hit musical CHICAGO will welcome NFL Legend, Heisman Trophy winner and former Houston Oiler Eddie George making to the role of "Billy Flynn."

Protestors Take On Long Island High School Production of THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, Ci Photo Protestors Take On Long Island High School Production of THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, Citing 'Racism is Not Entertainment'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 8, 2019

Newsday Reports that protestors took to the streets outside Huntington High School in Long Island to protest the production of Thoroughly Modern Millie taking place inside, which they say is 'racist against Chinese-Americans.'

CHICAGO In Chicago Tickets To Go On Sale Friday, March 8 Photo CHICAGO In Chicago Tickets To Go On Sale Friday, March 8
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2019

Broadway In Chicago is delighted to announce tickets for CHICAGO, starring NFL legend Eddie George, will go on sale on Friday, March 8. CHICAGO will play Broadway In Chicago's Cadillac Palace Theatre (151 W. Randolph) for a limited one-week engagement May 7-12, 2019.

State Theatre New Jersey Presents CHICAGO THE MUSICAL Photo State Theatre New Jersey Presents CHICAGO THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2019

State Theatre New Jersey presents Chicago The Musical for four performances today, February 15, 2019 at 8pm, Saturday, February 16, 2019 at 2pm and 8pm, and Sunday February 17, 2019 at 2pm. Tickets range from $35-$98.

CHICAGO Brings All That Jazz to The State Theatre Photo CHICAGO Brings All That Jazz to The State Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2019

CHICAGO is BACK IN TOWN and its PURE ENTERTAINMENT! With a legendary book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse, music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb, CHICAGO is now the #1 longest-running American musical in Broadway history -- and it still shows no sign of ever slowing down!

State Theatre New Jersey Presents CHICAGO THE MUSICAL Photo State Theatre New Jersey Presents CHICAGO THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2019

State Theatre New Jersey presents Chicago The Musical for four performances on Friday, February 15, 2019 at 8pm, Saturday, February 16, 2019 at 2pm and 8pm, and Sunday February 17, 2019 at 2pm. Tickets range from $35-$98.

CHICAGO Brings All That Jazz to The State Theatre Photo CHICAGO Brings All That Jazz to The State Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2019

CHICAGO is BACK IN TOWN and its PURE ENTERTAINMENT! With a legendary book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse, music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb, CHICAGO is now the #1 longest-running American musical in Broadway history -- and it still shows no sign of ever slowing down!

Broadway's CHICAGO Kicks Off Season at Alberta Bair Theater Photo Broadway's CHICAGO Kicks Off Season at Alberta Bair Theater
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2018

Alberta Bair Theater's Broadway Series presented by U.S. Bank kicks off with the razzle-dazzle smash hit CHICAGO on Saturday, November 10 at 7:30 p.m.  and a matinee performance on Sunday November 11 at 2 p.m.

Todrick Hall Will Star In CHICAGO At Detroit's Fisher Theatre For One Week Only Photo Todrick Hall Will Star In CHICAGO At Detroit's Fisher Theatre For One Week Only
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2018

The Tony Award-winning, record-breaking hit musical Chicago will welcome YouTube sensation and Broadway star Todrick Hall in the role of "Billy Flynn" for one week only, October 16-21 at Detroit's Fisher Theatre.

CHICAGO Returns to San Jose This November Photo CHICAGO Returns to San Jose This November
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2018

Broadway San Jose, a Nederlander Presentation, welcomes the return of Broadway's record-breaking, Tony Award-winning musical smash CHICAGO to San Jose's Center for the Performing Arts(255 S. Almaden Blvd.) for a limited engagement from Thursday, November 15 through Sunday, November 18, 2018. With a legendary book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse, music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb, CHICAGO is now the #1 longest-running American musical in Broadway history-and it still shows no sign of ever slowing down!

BWW Review: Classic of the 70's PIPPIN is Revived in Brazil With Great Success Photo BWW Review: Classic of the 70's PIPPIN is Revived in Brazil With Great Success
by Claudio Erlichman - Aug 31, 2018

Led by the Master of Ceremonies (Totia Meireles), a theatrical troupe tells the story of Prince Pippin (Felipe de Carolis), son and heir to the throne of King Charlemagne (Jonas Bloch). In search of the meaning of his life, and to achieve an extraordinary existence, he follows the advice of his grandmother (Nicette Bruno) and stepmother Fastrada (Adriana Garambone), goes through battles, experience power, the simple life and love.

Tony Award-Winning Musical CHICAGO Comes To Starlight Theatre Photo Tony Award-Winning Musical CHICAGO Comes To Starlight Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2018

Chicago is back in town and it's pure entertainment! With a legendary book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse, music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb, Chicago is now the #1 longest-running American musical in Broadway history-and it still shows no sign of ever slowing down!

Eddie George Joins Touring Cast of CHICAGO in Cleveland Photo Eddie George Joins Touring Cast of CHICAGO in Cleveland
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2018

The Touring company CHICAGO will welcome NFL Legend and Heisman Trophy winner Eddie George to the role of "Billy Flynn."

Tickets Go On Sale August 5 For CHICAGO At Fisher Theatre Photo Tickets Go On Sale August 5 For CHICAGO At Fisher Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2018

Chicago will appear at Detroit's Fisher Theatre, October 16-21, 2018. Tickets start at $39 and go on sale Sunday, August 5. Purchase tickets online at www.broadwayindetroit.com or www.ticketmaster.com, or by phone at 800-982-2787. Starting Monday, August 6, tickets may be purchased at the Fisher Theatre box office.

ABT Adds Four Shows To 2018-19 Season; Tickets on Sale July 14 Photo ABT Adds Four Shows To 2018-19 Season; Tickets on Sale July 14
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2018

Alberta Bair Theater has added four additional shows since the season preview for its stakeholders on May 24:  for fans of 60's rock: Felix Cavaliere & Gene Cornish's RASCALS with special guest Carmine Appice on drums on Friday, September 7 at 7:30; for fans of 80's rock and Broadway musicals: ROCK OF AGES on Monday, November 19 at 7:30;  for a fun ladies night out during the holidays: 'Twas a Girls Night Before Christmas on Friday, December 14 at 7:30;  and for family entertainment at its best the multi Tony awarded THE SOUND OF MUSIC on Monday, April 8 and Tuesday, April 9, both at 7:30.

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