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Date of Birth: February 19, 1940 (77)
Birth Place: Detroit, MI, USA
Gender: Male
Powerhouse Vocalist Mario Frangoulis Announces One Night Only Sydney ConcertPowerhouse Vocalist Mario Frangoulis Announces One Night Only Sydney Concert
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2017

Fresh off a summer tour in Europe, Mario Frangoulis will perform one concert only on Sunday 22 October at the City Recital Hall.  (more...)

BROADWAY IN WILMINGTON Single Tickets Go On Sale This TuesdayBROADWAY IN WILMINGTON Single Tickets Go On Sale This Tuesday
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

Single tickets for the 2017-2018 Broadway in Wilmington series at The Playhouse on Rodney Square will go on sale August 22 at 10:00 a.m. The Broadway series, the third season under the management of The Grand Opera House, includes four week-long productions, THE WIZARD OF OZ, CABARET, DIRTY DANCING: THE CLASSIC STORY LIVE ON STAGE, and MOTOWN THE MUSICAL. In addition, the schedule includes three limited-engagements, RUDOLPH THE RED-NOSED REINDEER: THE MUSICAL, THE ILLUSIONISTS: LIVE FROM BROADWAY and DANCE TO THE MOVIES. (more...)

Tegan Marie Signs as Youngest Country Artist with Warner MusicTegan Marie Signs as Youngest Country Artist with Warner Music
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

Warner Music Nashville and Sweety High proudly announced today the signing of singer-songwriter Tegan Marie to Warner Music Group's renowned Nashville division. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - Broadway, Jazz Greats Featured in Gilson Lavis ExhibitionPhoto Flash: Sneak Peek - Broadway, Jazz Greats Featured in Gilson Lavis Exhibition
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2017

Unique portraits of many Broadway and jazz musical legends will be featured at highly respected British drummer and artist Gilson Lavis' first ever New York City art exhibit 'Gilson Lavis: In Tune With The Portraits' at the Salomon Arts Gallery at 83 Leonard Street in Tribeca from September 15th through October 5th, 2017. His paintings have become very much sought after in British music and art world inner circles. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the collection below! (more...)

The Sweet Sounds of MOTOWN The Musical Will Fill Starlight TheatreThe Sweet Sounds of MOTOWN The Musical Will Fill Starlight Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2017

Motown The Musical, the Tony Award-nominated tribute to the musical greats of the 1960s and '70s, brings its signature sound and American dream story to Starlight Theatre for six performances August 22-27. The acclaimed musical follows the true life story of Motown founder Berry Gordy Jr. on his journey from featherweight boxer to heavyweight music mogul. The man who founded Motown records in Detroit in 1959 went on to launch the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye and so many more. (more...)

BWW Previews: JARRAN MUSE HAS INSPIRATIONAL ROLE IN MOTOWN: THE MUSICAL at The Straz Center For The Performing ArtsBWW Previews: JARRAN MUSE HAS INSPIRATIONAL ROLE IN MOTOWN: THE MUSICAL at The Straz Center For The Performing Arts
by Deborah Bostock-Kelley - Aug 8, 2017

JARRAN MUSE HAS INSPIRATIONAL ROLE IN MOTOWN: THE MUSICAL at The Straz Center For The Performing Arts (more...)

Tegan Marie Partners with Pepsi to End Summer with Big Tour SplashTegan Marie Partners with Pepsi to End Summer with Big Tour Splash
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2017

Sweety High's young rising country star Tegan Marie is ending the summer with a huge splash and teaming up with Pepsi MidAmerica for the “Walmart Back To School Jam” tour this month. Crisscrossing the country (more...)

Breaking News: Phillip Boykin, Alysha Deslorieux, Kenita R. Miller and More to Set Sail with Broadway's ONCE ON THIS ISLANDBreaking News: Phillip Boykin, Alysha Deslorieux, Kenita R. Miller and More to Set Sail with Broadway's ONCE ON THIS ISLAND
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2017

Today, producers Ken Davenport and Hunter Arnold announced that Tony Award nominee Phillip Boykin, Alysha Deslorieux, Kenita R. Miller, and Isaac Powell are joining the new Broadway production of Once On This Island, which will play the Circle in the Square Theatre (235 W. 50th street, NYC) this fall. (more...)

Charl Brown, Jenna Leigh Green and More to Launch New Musical Mini-Series WISCO QUEENS; New Teaser!Charl Brown, Jenna Leigh Green and More to Launch New Musical Mini-Series WISCO QUEENS; New Teaser!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2017

Watch the teaser for WISCO QUEENS, a new musical mini-series starring Tony nominee Charl Brown, Jenna Leigh Green, and other Broadway vets! Episode 1 premieres on YouTube August 1st. (more...)

Tickets on Sale Friday for MOTOWN THE MUSICAL in Chicago This FallTickets on Sale Friday for MOTOWN THE MUSICAL in Chicago This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2017

Broadway In Chicago and Producers Kevin McCollum, Doug Morris and Motown Founder Berry Gordy are delighted to announce that individual tickets for the return of MOTOWN THE MUSICAL will go on sale on Friday, July 28, 2017. (more...)

Brooklyn's On Stage at Kingsborough Announces 2017-2018 Performing Arts Season!Brooklyn's On Stage at Kingsborough Announces 2017-2018 Performing Arts Season!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2017

On Stage at Kingsborough, a leading performing arts presenter located at Brooklyn's Kingsborough Community College is pleased to announce its 2017-2018 season, featuring world class artists from around the globe. On Stage at Kingsborough brings top notch performing arts to Southern Brooklyn with an eclectic roster of artists spanning multiple genres including music, dance, and family programming. (more...)

BWW Review: MOTOWN Rocks Hershey (But Not Enough)BWW Review: MOTOWN Rocks Hershey (But Not Enough)
by Marakay Rogers - Jul 23, 2017

Berry Gordy's tribute to Berry Gordy manages to squeeze in the music the show should be about. (more...)

MOTOWN THE MUSICAL Now Booking in the West End to January 2019MOTOWN THE MUSICAL Now Booking in the West End to January 2019
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2017

Motown the Musical has just released 500,000 new tickets for sale, taking bookings for the hit West End production into 2019 when the show will celebrate its third year in London and Motown will celebrate sixty years since the record company was founded.  (more...)

L.C.B.'s New Hit Song Hits the Top Spot on the ChartsL.C.B.'s New Hit Song Hits the Top Spot on the Charts
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2017

Three former lead vocalists of three Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame vocal groups have joined together to form music dynamic like no other-and now L.C.B. and have a brand new number one hit on their hands! (more...)

Jason Mraz/Black Eyed Peas Guitarist Molly Miller to Appear at Blue Whale This AugustJason Mraz/Black Eyed Peas Guitarist Molly Miller to Appear at Blue Whale This August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2017

Since she picked up a guitar at age seven, Dr. Molly Miller has been captivating audiences with performances that display a talent for entertaining and effortless musicianship seemingly well beyond her years (more...)

Shaina Taub, Mavi Diaz & Las Folkies, And More This Week At Joe's PubShaina Taub, Mavi Diaz & Las Folkies, And More This Week At Joe's Pub
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2017

See what's happening at Joe's Pub this week! (more...)

Cast Complete for New Temptations Musical AIN'T TOO PROUD at Berkeley RepCast Complete for New Temptations Musical AIN'T TOO PROUD at Berkeley Rep
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2017

Berkeley Repertory Theatre today announced the full casting and creative team for the world premiere of AIN'T TOO PROUD-THE TEMPTATIONS MUSICAL. The musical stage production will be directed by Tony Award winner Des McAnuff. Berkeley Rep presents the show by special arrangement with Ira Pittelman and Tom Hulce (American Idiot, Spring Awakening). (more...)

BWW Review: BILLY MCGUIGAN'S ROCK TWIST at Omaha Community PlayhouseBWW Review: BILLY MCGUIGAN'S ROCK TWIST at Omaha Community Playhouse
by Christine Swerczek - Jul 13, 2017

Billy McGuigan runs on high-octane fuel and you can feel his energy emanating from the stage. This is an entertainer who works the crowd and works for the crowd. Everyone will get more than their money's worth. Believe the hype. (more...)

MOTOWN THE MUSICAL Begins Wednesday, 7/19 at Hershey TheatreMOTOWN THE MUSICAL Begins Wednesday, 7/19 at Hershey Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2017

Motown The Musical will play Hershey Theatre from Wednesday, July 19th through Sunday, July 23rd. (more...)

BWW Previews:  Broadway Classics and Recent Faves at Washington PavilionBWW Previews: Broadway Classics and Recent Faves at Washington Pavilion
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2017

Broadway classics and recent favorites will be making their way to the Washington Pavilion in 2017  and 2018 as part of the Pavillon Performance Series. Here's the exciting line-up! (more...)

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