Sharon Lawrence News

 
Date of Birth: June 29, 1962 (56)

Birth Place: Charlotte, NC, USA
Showtime Picks Up New Dark Comedy Starring Kirsten DunstShowtime Picks Up New Dark Comedy Starring Kirsten Dunst
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2019

SHOWTIME has picked up ON BECOMING A GOD IN CENTRAL FLORIDA, a one-hour series set to debut Sunday, August 25 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Starring Emmy and Golden Globe nominee Kirsten Dunst (Fargo), the nine-episode series is a darkly comedic story about the cult of free enterprise and one woman's relentless pursuit of the American Dream. In addition to Dunst, the series stars Théodore Pellerin (Genesis), Beth Ditto (Nocturnal Animals), Mel Rodriguez (The Last Man on Earth) and Ted Levine (The Silence of the Lambs). Created and executive produced by Robert Funke and Matt Lutsky and produced by Sony's TriStar Television, the series is also executive produced by Smokehouse Pictures' George Clooney (Catch-22) and Grant Heslov (Catch-22), along with Dunst, Charlie McDowell (The One I Love), who also directed the pilot and Esta Spalding (MASTERS OF SEX), who also serves as showrunner. The announcement was made today by Gary Levine and Jana Winograde, Presidents of Entertainment, Showtime Networks Inc. (more...)

Photo Flash: Pasadena Playhouse Celebrates Opening Night of RAGTIMEPhoto Flash: Pasadena Playhouse Celebrates Opening Night of RAGTIME
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2019

Pasadena Playhouse, the State Theater of California, has transformed the historic theater with an all new version of Ragtime: The Musical as it returns to Los Angeles more than two decades after its premiere at the Shubert Theatre.  With 21 actors and a 16-piece orchestra, this is one of the most ambitious productions in the Playhouse's recent history. (more...)

Ring In 2019 With Lots Of Laughter At L.A. Connection Comedy TheatreRing In 2019 With Lots Of Laughter At L.A. Connection Comedy Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2018

Kent Skov's L.A. Connection Comedy Theatre (LAC) continues its popular celebration of the incoming new year, which has been sold out every year for the past 26 years, with two shows featuring an all-star troupe of improv players. This will be the third New Year's Eve in the new Burbank theatre. (more...)

Photo Flash: Barrett Foa, Tracie Thoms, and More in PAWS/LA's Benefit Performance of YOU'RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWNPhoto Flash: Barrett Foa, Tracie Thoms, and More in PAWS/LA's Benefit Performance of YOU'RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2018

Jared Gertner, Rory O'Malley, Barrett Foa, Carly Hughes, Doug Kreeger, and Tracie Thoms led for a one night only concert/staged reading of You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown that benefited PAWS/LA, a Los Angeles-based nonprofit agency serving people and pets in need. (more...)

Lifetime Announces 'It's a Wonderful Lifetime' Programming SlateLifetime Announces 'It's a Wonderful Lifetime' Programming Slate
by TV News Desk - Sep 24, 2018

Christmas is coming early this year! Lifetime sleighs the 2018 holiday season this year with the network's It's a Wonderful Lifetime lineup, featuring 14 all-new original movies and nine acquired films. Kicking off on November 21 with a special week featuring five nights of premieres, each week of the holiday season will feature new movies every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, it was announced today by Tanya Lopez, EVP, Movies, Limited Series and Original Movie Acquisitions, Lifetime and LMN. (more...)

Casting Announced For GRAND HOTEL at Reprise 2.0Casting Announced For GRAND HOTEL at Reprise 2.0
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2018

REPRISE 2.0, led by Producing Artistic Director Marcia Seligson, presented in association with the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television Department of Theater (UCLA TFT) chaired by Brian Kite, performing at UCLA Freud Playhouse, announces casting for Grand Hotel performing October 24 to November 4, as well as a new 2-show FlexPass for $99, now on sale at Reprise2.org and by phone at 866-811-4111. (more...)

Sharon Lawrence Joins The Cast Of DYNASTY For One EpisodeSharon Lawrence Joins The Cast Of DYNASTY For One Episode
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2018

Sharon Lawrence Joins The Cast Of DYNASTY For One Episode (more...)

Photo Flash: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of WAITRESS at the PantagesPhoto Flash: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of WAITRESS at the Pantages
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2018

The Los Angeles Premiere engagement of Waitress will play Hollywood Pantages Theatre for a four-week engagement; August 2 - 26, 2018. The show held its opening night on August 3. Check out photos from the red carpet at the big night below! (more...)

Scoop: Coming Up On Series Finale of ME, MYSELF AND I on CBS - Today, July 21, 2018Scoop: Coming Up On Series Finale of ME, MYSELF AND I on CBS - Today, July 21, 2018
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2018

Get all the scoop on Coming Up On Series Finale of ME, MYSELF AND I, airing on CBS today, July 21, 2018! (more...)

Scoop: Coming Up on ME, MYSELF, & I on CBS - Today, July 14, 2018Scoop: Coming Up on ME, MYSELF, & I on CBS - Today, July 14, 2018
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2018

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on ME, MYSELF, & I, airing on CBS today, July 14, 2018! (more...)

CBS to Burn Off Comedies 'Me, Myself & I,' 'Living Biblically' on Today Nights Beginning TodayCBS to Burn Off Comedies 'Me, Myself & I,' 'Living Biblically' on Today Nights Beginning Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2018

CBS to Burn Off Comedies 'Me, Myself & I,' 'Living Biblically' today Nights Beginning 7/7 (more...)

Jenny Wiley Music Theatre To Celebrate Alumni ReunionJenny Wiley Music Theatre To Celebrate Alumni Reunion
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2018

The Jenny Wiley Alumni Association and Jenny Wiley Theatre is hosting an Alumni Reunion of the Jenny Wiley Theater in Prestonsburg, KY. (more...)

Scoop: Coming Up On Series Finale of ME, MYSELF AND I on CBS - Saturday, July 21, 2018Scoop: Coming Up On Series Finale of ME, MYSELF AND I on CBS - Saturday, July 21, 2018
by TV Scoop - Jun 28, 2018

Get all the scoop on Coming Up On Series Finale of ME, MYSELF AND I, airing on CBS on Saturday, July 21, 2018! (more...)

Photo Flash: Laura Bell Bundy and the Cast of SWEET CHARITY Celebrate Opening Night at Reprise 2.0Photo Flash: Laura Bell Bundy and the Cast of SWEET CHARITY Celebrate Opening Night at Reprise 2.0
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2018

REPRISE 2.0 (led by Producing Artistic Director Marcia Seligson), in association with the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television's Department of Theater (UCLA TFT) chaired by Brian Kite, presents its inaugural production of Sweet Charity.  Directed and choreographed by Kathleen Marshall with musical direction by Gerald Sternbach, the classic Broadway hit plays through July 1 at UCLA's Freud Playhouse. Take a look at photos from the show's opening night below! (more...)

Scoop: Coming Up on ME, MYSELF, & I on CBS - Saturday, July 14, 2018Scoop: Coming Up on ME, MYSELF, & I on CBS - Saturday, July 14, 2018
by TV Scoop - Jun 22, 2018

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on ME, MYSELF, & I, airing on CBS on Saturday, July 14, 2018! (more...)

CBS to Burn Off Comedies 'Me, Myself & I,' 'Living Biblically' on Saturday Nights Beginning 7/7CBS to Burn Off Comedies 'Me, Myself & I,' 'Living Biblically' on Saturday Nights Beginning 7/7
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2018

CBS to Burn Off Comedies 'Me, Myself & I,' 'Living Biblically' on Saturday Nights Beginning 7/7 (more...)

Ojai Playwrights Conference Adds Talent To Its Upcoming 'Celebrating Cultural Champions' BenefitOjai Playwrights Conference Adds Talent To Its Upcoming 'Celebrating Cultural Champions' Benefit
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2018

The Ojai Playwrights Conference launches its 21st season with the Annual Gala Benefit, a farm-to-stable celebration at a stunning ranch in upper Ojai. Festivities begin on Saturday, May 19 at 4:00 pm with a special show, featuring dramatic scenes and sensational songs performed by special guest artists. The evening continues with cocktails al frescofeaturing fine wines, craft cocktails, tasty appetizers, and a farm-to-stable dinner showcasing local ingredients and chefs. All proceeds from the Benefit support the development of new plays for the American theatre during the company's acclaimed annual Summer Conference and New Works Festival in Ojai. (more...)

Ojai Playwrights Conference Announces Honorees And Guest Artists For 21st Annual Gala BenefitOjai Playwrights Conference Announces Honorees And Guest Artists For 21st Annual Gala Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2018

The Ojai Playwrights Conference launches its 21st season with the Annual Gala Benefit, a farm-to-stable celebration at a stunning ranch in upper Ojai. Festivities begin at 4:00 pm with a special show, featuring dramatic scenes and sensational songs performed by special guest artists. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2018

The 'I Have A Dream' Foundation Los Angeles (IHADLA) held their 5th Annual Dreamer Dinner on Sunday, March 18, 2018 in the Ahmanson Ballroom of The Skirball Cultural Center. (more...)

BWW Review: THE CITY OF CONVERSATION at Ensemble Theatre CompanyBWW Review: THE CITY OF CONVERSATION at Ensemble Theatre Company
by Anna Jensen - Feb 13, 2018

Sharon Lawrence stars in The City of Conversation (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 18