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Broadway: Shuffle Along..., On the Twentieth Century, White Christmas. Regional: Singin' in the Rain, 42nd Street, Hairspray, The Great American Mousical, Sophisticated Ladies. Television: "Maya and Marty," Tony Awards, Good Morning America, "The Imagination of Fred Astaire." Astaire Award winner. (read complete bio)
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@RichardRiaz - 4/26/21 03:53pm No no no. He has worked too hard for this to happen. Do better @nypost


@RichardRiaz - 9/1/20 10:18pm This white man has lost his mind...


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Bio:
Broadway: Shuffle Along..., On the Twentieth Century, White Christmas. Regional: Singin' in the Rain, 42nd Street, Hairspray, The Great American Mousical, Sophisticated Ladies. Television: "Maya and Marty," Tony Awards, Good Morning America, "The Imagination of Fred Astaire." Astaire Award winner. (read complete bio)
Ariana DeBose, Savion Glover, Sergio Trujillo and More to be Featured in New Dance Se Photo Ariana DeBose, Savion Glover, Sergio Trujillo and More to be Featured in New Dance Series SHARE THE FLOOR
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2021

Share the Floor, conceived and created by Gattelli to showcase BIPOC choreographers and those from underrepresented populations in the dance world, is a free online program which provides both dance instruction and offers up-close-and-personal interviews with some of the brightest dancers, choreographers, and dance instructors.

COMING UP: New Podcast AGAIN FROM THE TOP to Feature Rob McClure, Angie Schworer, Max Photo COMING UP: New Podcast AGAIN FROM THE TOP to Feature Rob McClure, Angie Schworer, Max Clayton, Kara Lindsay and More
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2021

Jack Sippel (The Prom) and Brendon Stimson (Mean Girls), in association with the Broadway Podcast Network, have announced the new podcast AGAIN FROM THE TOP.  The new podcast explores the moment in performing arts professional’s careers that they found their stride.

VIDEO: Lorna Luft, Karen Ziemba & the National Tour Cast of WHITE CHRISTMAS Perform ' Photo VIDEO: Lorna Luft, Karen Ziemba & the National Tour Cast of WHITE CHRISTMAS Perform 'Let Me Sing and I'm Happy'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2020

Since they weren't able to spread holiday cheer on the road this year...The National Tour Cast of Irving Berlin's White Christmas is wishing you a happy and healthy holiday season virtually! Watch Lorna Luft & Karen Ziemba, Cliff Bemis, Jeremy Benton, Emma Grace Berardelli and more perform 'Let Me Sing and I'm Happy'.

Tituss Burgess, Alex Brightman and More to Appear on New Children's Program VASTHY'S  Photo Tituss Burgess, Alex Brightman and More to Appear on New Children's Program VASTHY'S FRIENDS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2020

On Saturday Oct 10th at 11am ET, Broadway actress Vasthy Mompoint will be joined by Broadway and TV actors Tituss Burgess (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt), Sasha Hutchings (Hamilton), and Lauren Molina (Rock of Ages) to celebrate the launch of the new children's program, Vasthy's Friends.

Bucks County Playhouse's Virtual Variety Show Returns With Didi Cohn, Linda Lavin and Photo Bucks County Playhouse's Virtual Variety Show Returns With Didi Cohn, Linda Lavin and More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2020

'Playhouse Live!,' the 30-minute, free Virtual Variety show produced by Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope, PA, streams again this Sunday night, September 20 at 7 p.m. with an all-new program and added musical performances.

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by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2020

Erin Dilly, Stephen R. Buntrock and More Announced for Grand Finale of THE MUNY 2020  Photo Erin Dilly, Stephen R. Buntrock and More Announced for Grand Finale of THE MUNY 2020 SUMMER VARIETY HOUR LIVE!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2020

The supersized lineup for the fifth and final episode of The Muny 2020 Summer Variety Hour Live! has been announced. This free, live-streamed program will air on Monday, August 17, at 8:15 p.m. CDT.

VIDEOS: Watch Highlights From the Antonyo Awards, Featuring Amber Iman, Donald Webber Photo VIDEOS: Watch Highlights From the Antonyo Awards, Featuring Amber Iman, Donald Webber Jr., Charity Angel Dawson, Antoine L. Smith, Aisha Jackson, and More
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2020

Broadway Black, the multimedia organization highlighting the achievements of Black theatre artists presented the inaugural Antonyo Awards, a celebration of the Black Broadway and Off-Broadway community. Check out highlights from the event!

Kristin Chenoweth, Kelli O'Hara and More to be Featured in OCUNYC Virtual Benefit Con Photo Kristin Chenoweth, Kelli O'Hara and More to be Featured in OCUNYC Virtual Benefit Concert
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2020

OCUNYC, Oklahoma City University's NYC Alumni Chapter, is aligning their OCU Stars in support of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS' efforts to help those in our communities who are suffering due to the COVID-19 crisis.

Major Attaway, Michael Berresse and More Join Encores! Production of MACK & MABEL Photo Major Attaway, Michael Berresse and More Join Encores! Production of MACK & MABEL
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2020

New York City Center today announced complete casting for the Encores! production of Mack & Mabel. Joining previously announced cast members Douglas Sills as Mack Sennett and Alexandra Socha as Mabel Normand are Major Attaway (Fatty Arbuckle), Michael Berresse (William Desmond Taylor), Lilli Cooper (Lottie Ames), Ben Fankhauser (Frank Wyman), Jordan Gelber (Mr. Kessel), Evan Kasprzak (Freddy), Raymond J. Lee (Andy), Kevin Ligon (Eddie), Janet Noh (Ella), and Allen Lewis Rickman (Mr. Bauman).

Temple Theatre Presents STARDUST ROAD Photo Temple Theatre Presents STARDUST ROAD
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2019

Temple Theatre has announced casting for the World Premiere production of Hoagy Carmichael's Stardust Road. This exciting, original production will be co-produced by Temple Theatre and Hoagy Carmichael's son, Hoagy Bix Carmichael. At the helm of this new musical Journey of Hoagy Carmichael's classic music are co-conceivers director, Susan H. Schulman, choreographer, Michael Lichtefeld, (Broadway: Little Women, The Sound of Music, The Secret Garden, and Sweeney Todd), and music supervisor and arranger, Broadway maestro, Lawrence Yurman (Broadway: War Paint, It Shoulda Been You, On a Clear Day You Can See Forever and Grey Gardens).

Susan H. Schulman, Michael Lichtefeld And Lawrence Yurman To Helm STARDUST ROAD Photo Susan H. Schulman, Michael Lichtefeld And Lawrence Yurman To Helm STARDUST ROAD
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2019

Temple Theatre announces casting for the World Premiere production of Hoagy Carmichael's Stardust Road

BWW Review: Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma's SINGIN' IN THE RAIN Showers Audiences with No Photo BWW Review: Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma's SINGIN' IN THE RAIN Showers Audiences with Nostalgia and Glam
by Chelcy Harrell - Jul 1, 2019

Whether you are a long time fan of Singing in the Rain or you have never had the joy of seeing the movie, Lyric Theatre's production will transport you back in time with a satisfying evening of entertainment, nostalgia, highlighting truly skilled, triple threat performers. And if that isn't enough to convince you, come for the rain!

SINGIN' IN THE RAIN to Delight at Lyric Theatre Of Oklahoma Photo SINGIN' IN THE RAIN to Delight at Lyric Theatre Of Oklahoma
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2019

'It's great to stay up late' when you are watching a classic musical like Singin' in the Rain, playing at Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma June 25-30.

Lyric Theatre Announces Summer Season - NEWSIES, SINGIN' IN THE RAIN, and More! Photo Lyric Theatre Announces Summer Season - NEWSIES, SINGIN' IN THE RAIN, and More!
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2019

From the streets of New York to the Atlantic Ocean, Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma will send patrons on a transatlantic voyage this summer that promises to make news headlines and leave them dazzled by Hollywood movie magic.

Photo Coverage: Inside Bette Midler's Annual HULAWEEN - 'In the Cosmos' Photo Photo Coverage: Inside Bette Midler's Annual HULAWEEN - 'In the Cosmos'
by Walter McBride - Oct 30, 2018

Bette Midler hosted her annual Hulaween event, with this year's theme being 'Hulaween in the Cosmos.'

Photo Flash: Joel B. New Brings JOEL B. NEW IS TRYING TOO HARD to Green Room 42 Photo Photo Flash: Joel B. New Brings JOEL B. NEW IS TRYING TOO HARD to Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2018

Award-winning songwriter Joel B. New presented an eclectic evening of his songs, Joel B. New Is Trying Too Hard, at The Green Room 42 on Saturday, October 6th. 

Joel B. New Is Trying Too Hard At Green Room 42 Photo Joel B. New Is Trying Too Hard At Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2018

The American Theatre Wing's Jonathan Larson and MAC's John Wallowitch Award-winning songwriter Joel B. New presents an eclectic evening of his songs at The Green Room 42 on Today, October 6th at 9:30pm. Along with a lineup of singers from Broadway and beyond -- including Madge Dietrich (Kinky Boots), CK Edwards (Shuffle Along), Nikka Graff Lanzarone (Women On The Verge…), Victoria Huston-Elem (Finding Neverland), Travis Kent (Disaster!), Richard Riaz Yoder (Hello, Dolly!), Ben Roseberry (Gentleman's Guide…), Hansel Tan (The Four Immigrants), and Michael Winther (Fun Home) -- New will perform highlights from his diverse collection of projects, many of which appear on his forthcoming sophomore album, sardonically entitled Joel B. New Is Trying Too Hard. The evening features musical direction by Gillian Berkowitz (Avenue Q), with New co-directing alongside Robbie Rozelle (Songs From Inside My Locker).

Joel B. New to Make Green Room 42 Debut Featuring BE MORE CHILL's Lauren Marcus Photo Joel B. New to Make Green Room 42 Debut Featuring BE MORE CHILL's Lauren Marcus
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2018

Broadway Records recording artist Joel B. New will make his Green Room 42 debut on Saturday, October 6 at 9:30pm with his new show "Joel B. New Is Trying Too Hard."

Joel B. New Is Trying Too Hard At Green Room 42 Photo Joel B. New Is Trying Too Hard At Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2018

The American Theatre Wing's Jonathan Larson and MAC's John Wallowitch Award-winning songwriter Joel B. New presents an eclectic evening of his songs at The Green Room 42 on Saturday, October 6th at 9:30pm. Along with a lineup of singers from Broadway and beyond -- including Madge Dietrich (Kinky Boots), CK Edwards (Shuffle Along), Nikka Graff Lanzarone (Women On The Verge…), Victoria Huston-Elem (Finding Neverland), Travis Kent (Disaster!), Richard Riaz Yoder (Hello, Dolly!), Ben Roseberry (Gentleman's Guide…), Hansel Tan (The Four Immigrants), and Michael Winther (Fun Home) -- New will perform highlights from his diverse collection of projects, many of which appear on his forthcoming sophomore album, sardonically entitled Joel B. New Is Trying Too Hard. The evening features musical direction by Gillian Berkowitz (Avenue Q), with New co-directing alongside Robbie Rozelle (Songs From Inside My Locker).

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