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Rob Ashford News

Also Credited As: Robert Ashford
 
Date Of Birth:
November 19, 1959 (61)
Birth Place:
Orlando, FL, USA
Bio:
Broadway credits as Director/Choreographer: Evita (Tony nomination), How to Succeed (Tony nominations Direction/Choreography), Promises, Promises (Tony nomination Choreography); as Choreographer: Thoroughly Modern Millie (Tony Award Best Choreography), Wedding Singer (Tony nom.), Cry Baby (Tony ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: November 19, 1959 (61)

Birth Place: Orlando, FL, USA

Bio:
Broadway credits as Director/Choreographer: Evita (Tony nomination), How to Succeed (Tony nominations Direction/Choreography), Promises, Promises (Tony nomination Choreography); as Choreographer: Thoroughly Modern Millie (Tony Award Best Choreography), Wedding Singer (Tony nom.), Cry Baby (Tony ... (read complete bio)
Houston Grand Opera Announces Triumphant Return To Live Performances At The Wortham T Photo Houston Grand Opera Announces Triumphant Return To Live Performances At The Wortham Theater Center
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2021

Houston Grand Opera will present its 2021-22 season live and in person after a year of reimagining the artform in a virtual format through the 2020-21 HGO Digital season.

Dancers Responding to AIDS' Fire Island Dance Festival and Hudson Valley Dance Festiv Photo Dancers Responding to AIDS' Fire Island Dance Festival and Hudson Valley Dance Festival to Return in 2022
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2021

The Fire Island Dance Festival and Hudson Valley Dance Festival, two of the most-anticipated annual charitable celebrations of dance, will take a hiatus this year due to ongoing challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

James Whiteside and Isabella Boylston to Star in World Premiere of NEO Presented by T Photo James Whiteside and Isabella Boylston to Star in World Premiere of NEO Presented by The Joyce
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2021

The Joyce Theater Foundation in association with the Argyros Performing Arts Center brings three of the biggest talents from American Ballet Theatre downtown for Neo, a world premiere digital duet. James Whiteside and Isabella Boylston take on their first post-quarantine collaboration in the brand-new choreography from Alexei Ratmansky.

FOLLOW-UP: ¬¬ŅQu√© adaptaciones cinematogr√°ficas de los grandes musicales llegan este Photo FOLLOW-UP: ¬¬ŅQu√© adaptaciones cinematogr√°ficas de los grandes musicales llegan este a√Īo?
by N√ļria Pedret - Apr 27, 2021

Consulta el calendario de estrenos para estar al d√≠a de las √ļltimas adaptaciones f√≠lmicas

VIDEO: On This Day, April 18- THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE Opens On Broadway Photo VIDEO: On This Day, April 18- THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE Opens On Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Apr 18, 2021

On this day in 2002, a star was born as the musical adaptation of the classic film Thoroughly Modern Millie opened on Broadway, launching the career of the great Sutton Foster!

THE PROM, PRETTY WOMAN, and More Announced for Return of Broadway at Playhouse Square Photo THE PROM, PRETTY WOMAN, and More Announced for Return of Broadway at Playhouse Square
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2021

Through a virtual broadcast this evening, Playhouse Square revealed the five shows Cleveland audiences will enjoy live and in person as the KeyBank Broadway Series returns to its historic stages beginning this fall: THE PROM, PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL, TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, AIN'T TOO PROUD ‚Äď THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE TEMPTATIONS and DISNEY'S FROZEN.

An Always Up-to-Date Schedule of Musical Film Adaptations! Photo An Always Up-to-Date Schedule of Musical Film Adaptations!
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Feb 23, 2021

Get the latest news on upcoming film adaptations, the schedule of movie musicals in development or production, and more with our always up-to-date musical film adaptation schedule!

Blumenthal Performing Arts Announces New Broadway Season Featuring HAMILTON, MEAN GIR Photo Blumenthal Performing Arts Announces New Broadway Season Featuring HAMILTON, MEAN GIRLS & More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2021

An exciting line-up of Broadway hits making their Charlotte debuts and returning fan favorites including Hamilton and Wicked will be center stage when Blumenthal Performing Arts relaunches its PNC Broadway Lights and Equitable Bravo series this fall.

FAIRWINDS Broadway in Orlando Series Announced -HADESTOWN, CATS, THE PROM and More! Photo FAIRWINDS Broadway in Orlando Series Announced -HADESTOWN, CATS, THE PROM and More!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2021

Florida Theatrical Association, Dr. Phillips Center and Broadway Across America announced today the upcoming FAIRWINDS Broadway in Orlando series, which is expected to begin this fall. New subscriptions are now on sale and current subscribers are able to add to their packages.

FROZEN Heads to Melbourne in June 2021; Tickets On Sale in March Photo FROZEN Heads to Melbourne in June 2021; Tickets On Sale in March
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2021

Melbourne audiences will experience the magic of Disney’s Frozen when the much-anticipated Melbourne season of the hit Broadway musical opens in June 2021.  

Dallas Summer Musicals Announces Revised 2021-2022 Broadway Season Photo Dallas Summer Musicals Announces Revised 2021-2022 Broadway Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2021

Dallas Summer Musicals, in partnership with Broadway Across America, today announced the revised lineup of Broadway shows coming to Dallas in its next season, including the performance dates for the return engagement of HAMILTON, November 16 - December 5, 2021.

Photos and Video: FROZEN Opens in Australia at Sydney's Capitol Theatre Photo Photos and Video: FROZEN Opens in Australia at Sydney's Capitol Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2020

Disney’s Frozen opened at Sydney’s Capitol Theatre Thursday, December 10, 2020.  There will soon be five productions of Frozen running worldwide; next year, London, Tokyo and Hamburg will open and the North American tour will resume performances. 

VIDEO: Samantha Barks Performs 'Let It Go' from FROZEN Photo VIDEO: Samantha Barks Performs 'Let It Go' from FROZEN
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2020

Samantha Barks takes the stage as Queen Elsa as she sings 'Let It Go' on the Royal Variety Show!

PHOTO: First Look at Samantha Barks as Elsa in West End FROZEN Photo PHOTO: First Look at Samantha Barks as Elsa in West End FROZEN
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2020

Samantha Barks will take the stage as Queen Elsa in the West End production of Frozen beginning next year and we've got a first look!

Photo Flash: First Look at FROZEN at the Capitol Theatre in Sydney Photo Photo Flash: First Look at FROZEN at the Capitol Theatre in Sydney
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2020

Disney’s Frozen, the hit Broadway musical, will open its doors on Tuesday 1st December at the Capitol Theatre in Sydney. 

Broadway Rewind: Beat the Drum- THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE Is Back 15 Years Later Photo Broadway Rewind: Beat the Drum- THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE Is Back 15 Years Later
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 6, 2020

Today we rewind to 2018 for the 15th Anniversary concert of Thoroughly Modern Millie! The musical opened on Broadway on April 18, 2002 at the Marquis Theatre, where it ran for 903 performances.

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, June 26- Lea Salonga, Sara Bareilles and More Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, June 26- Lea Salonga, Sara Bareilles and More
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2020

Today (June 26) in live streaming: A new Next on Stage, Lea Salonga visits Backstage Live! and so much more!

VIDEO: Watch THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE! with The Shows Must Go On- Airs Today! Photo VIDEO: Watch THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE! with The Shows Must Go On- Airs Today!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2020

THE SHOWS MUST GO ON! YouTube Channel will continue with THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE!, a television special originally broadcast by NBC in 2013, featuring seven-time Grammy Award-winner Carrie Underwood and True Blood star Stephen Moyer.

VIDEO: Watch a Teaser For THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE!, Streaming Today as Part of THE SH Photo VIDEO: Watch a Teaser For THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE!, Streaming Today as Part of THE SHOWS MUST GO ON!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2020

THE SHOWS MUST GO ON! YouTube Channel will continue with THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE!, a television special originally broadcast by NBC in 2013, featuring seven-time Grammy Award-winner Carrie Underwood and True Blood star Stephen Moyer.

THE SHOWS MUST GO ON! Will Continue With THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE! Photo THE SHOWS MUST GO ON! Will Continue With THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2020

THE SHOWS MUST GO ON! YouTube Channel will continue with THE SOUND OF MUSIC LIVE!, a television special originally broadcast by NBC in 2013, featuring seven-time Grammy Award-winner Carrie Underwood and True Blood star Stephen Moyer.

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