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John W. Engeman Theater Presents BROADWAY LADIES NIGHT 6/26
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2010

The John W. Engeman Theater at Northport announces its next special event in their ongoing Broadway Concert Series on Saturday, June 26th at 8 PM with Broadway Ladies Night.

BWW Reader Feedback - 5/19/10
by - May 19, 2010

BWW Reader Feedback for 5/19/10.

Photo Flash: Fred & Adele Astaire Awards Nominees' Cocktail Reception
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2010

Emmy award winning actor Richard Thomas currently starring in the hit play 'Race' on Broadway announced the nominees for the 28th Annual Fred & Adele Astaire Awards honoring excellence in dance and choreography on Stage and in Film at a by-invitation-only cocktail reception at famed celebrity watering hole Elaine's.

Chmerkovskiy, Jones, Tharp, Wise Among Fred & Adele Astaire Awards Nominees
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2010

Nominations for the 2010 Fred & Adele Astaire Awards were announced tonight by Emmy Award winner Richard Thomas.

The After Party Presents Lea DeLaria & Sara Gettelfinger 4/9
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2010

The Laurie Beechman Theatre, located within The West Bank Café (407 West 42nd St.), is pleased to continue our Friday night soiree, THE AFTER PARTY. Now going strong it's third, THE AFTER PARTY is billed as 'a weekly schmoozefest for the theatrically inclined.'

The After Party Presents Lea DeLaria & Sara Gettelfinger 4/9
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2010

The Laurie Beechman Theatre, located within The West Bank Café (407 West 42nd St.), is pleased to continue our Friday night soiree, THE AFTER PARTY. Now going strong it's third, THE AFTER PARTY is billed as 'a weekly schmoozefest for the theatrically inclined.'

GYPSY OF THE MONTH: Joseph Medeiros of 'Yank!' and 'Anyone Can Whistle'
by Adrienne Onofri - Apr 1, 2010

Joseph, who was in 4 B'way musicals last year, will go straight from the hit 'Yank!' into the latest Encores! show.

Photo Coverage: 6th Annual Broadway Purim Shpiel
by Amy Shaughnessy - Mar 2, 2010

The National Entertainment Fund for the Cultural Arts (NEFCA) and event Co-Chair Michael Steinhardt presented the 6th Annual Broadway Purim Shpiel at the Hudson Theatre on Monday, March 1st, 2010. For one night only, stars from Broadway's biggest hit shows joined together for the Broadway Purim Shpiel, a comedic retelling of the Purim story. All proceeds from the NEFCA production will benefit The Birthright Israel Foundation, an organization dedicated to sending young Jews from across the world to Israel.

Kimball, Kind, Spector et al. Set for Bway PURIM SHPIEL for Birthright, 3/1
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2010

The National Entertainment Fund for the Cultural Arts (NEFCA) and event Co-Chair Michael Steinhardt proudly present the 6th Annual Broadway Purim Shpiel at the Hudson Theatre on Monday, March 1st, 2010 at 7pm. For one night only, stars from Broadway's biggest hit shows join together for the Broadway Purim Shpiel, a hilarious retelling of the Purim story. All proceeds from the NEFCA production will benefit The Birthright Israel Foundation, an organization dedicated to sending young Jews from across the world to Israel.

Kimball, Kind, Spector et al. Set for Bway PURIM SHPIEL for Birthright, 3/1
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2010

The National Entertainment Fund for the Cultural Arts (NEFCA) and event Co-Chair Michael Steinhardt proudly present the 6th Annual Broadway Purim Shpiel at the Hudson Theatre on Monday, March 1st, 2010 at 7pm. For one night only, stars from Broadway's biggest hit shows join together for the Broadway Purim Shpiel, a hilarious retelling of the Purim story. All proceeds from the NEFCA production will benefit The Birthright Israel Foundation, an organization dedicated to sending young Jews from across the world to Israel.

Photo Flash: RAGTIME Plays Final Show on Broadway January 10
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2010

The thrilling new Broadway production of RAGTIME at the Neil Simon Theatre (250 West 52 Street) and officially opens today, Sunday, November 15, 2009.

BWW TV: Broadway Beat Flashback of RAGTIME's Opening Night
by Craig Brockman - Jan 10, 2010

As the thrilling new Broadway production of RAGTIME at the Neil Simon Theatre (250 West 52 Street) plays its final performance on Sunday, January 10th, BroadwayWorld.com takes a look back at the show's officially opening on Sunday, November 15, 2009. BroadwayWorld and Broadway Beat were on hand to bring you electrifying highlights and interviews with the cast and creative!

RAGTIME to Be Filmed January 8 for Lincoln Center Archives
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2010

Before the show closes however, it will be filmed for the Lincoln Center Archives on Friday night, January 8, 2010.

Michael Kaiser Hosts Added RAGTIME Talk Time Series, 1/5
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2010

After an extremely popular debut installment of Ragtime Talk Time, the producers of RAGTIME have announced that On Tuesday, January 5th Michael Kaiser, President of The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, will be the guest.

STAGE TUBE: Backstage with RAGTIME's Savannah Wise on LX New York
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 31, 2009

Following the closing announcement of Broadway's RAGTIME for January 3, the production was met with public dismay and a swell of strong ticket sales for the closing week. As previously reported, the producer's have responded to public sentiment by extending the show by a week. The critically acclaimed new production of Terrence McNally, Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty's Tony Award® winning musical RAGTIME will now play its final performance on Broadway at the Neil Simon Theatre on Sunday, January 10, 2010 at 3:00 p.m. following 28 preview and 65 regular performances.

RAGTIME EXTENDS; Gets Reprieve Through Jan. 10th
by BWW News Desk - Dec 30, 2009

Due to popular demand and a swell of strong ticket sales following an initial closing announcement yesterday, the critically acclaimed new production of Terrence McNally, Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty's Tony Award® winning musical RAGTIME will now play its final performance on Broadway at the Neil Simon Theatre one week later on Sunday, January 10, 2010 at 3:00 p.m. following 28 preview and 65 regular performances.

Original D.C. Cast Reflects on the RAGTIME Experience
by BWW News Desk - Dec 30, 2009

For the seven Washington-Baltimore based members of the RAGTIME cast who originated the production at the Kennedy Center and remained a part of its transfer to Broadway, the show's closing is bittersweet. In a feature out in the Washington Post today, Donna Migliaccio (Emma Goldman), Dan Manning (Grandfather), Sumayya Ali (Ensemble), Tracy Lynn Olivera (Ensemble), Christopher Cox (Narrator), Ben Cook (Narrator Understudy), and Sarah Rosenthal (The Little Girl) weigh in on just what Ragtime, and making their Broadway debuts, has meant to them.

RAGTIME to Close on Sunday Jan. 3, 2010
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2009

The critically acclaimed new production of Terrence McNally, Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty's Tony Award® winning musical RAGTIME will play its final performance on Broadway at the Neil Simon Theatre (250 West 52 Street) on Sunday, January 3, 2010 at 3:00 p.m. following 28 preview and 57 regular performances.

RAGTIME Strives to Combat Viral Closing Rumors
by BWW News Desk - Dec 26, 2009

Earlier this month, various unconfirmed reports surfaced that the Broadway production of 'Ragtime' was scheduled to close in January. Actor Bobby Steggert who plays Mother's Younger Brother in the musical revival fields regular questions and messages of support from fans on the show's supposed demise. Yet despite slow ticket sales, no closing date has been posted and a marketing strategy is in place for January, as reported in the New York Times.

STAGE TUBE: Cast Of RAGTIME Guests On NY1
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 23, 2009

Members of the cast of RAGTIME stopped by NY1 on December 21, 2009. The thrilling new Broadway production of RAGTIME at the Neil Simon Theatre (250 West 52 Street) officially opened on, Sunday, November 15, 2009.

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