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Date of Birth: July 08, 1960 (61)

Birth Place: USA
The Auditorium Theatre Presents Deeply Rooted Dance Theater, October 23 Photo The Auditorium Theatre Presents Deeply Rooted Dance Theater, October 23
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 13, 2021

Deeply Rooted Dance Theater¬†returns¬†to the¬†Auditorium Theatre¬†for its full-length performance in 22 years on Saturday, October 23, 2021 @ 7:30PM with Roots & Wings.¬†Celebrating its¬†25th anniversary season, the company's 'dancers are striking, with superb technique and an emotional heat ideally fitted to the choreography‚Ä̬†(WTTW).¬†

Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of HOME ECONOMICS on ABC - Tuesday, August 10, 2021 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of HOME ECONOMICS on ABC - Tuesday, August 10, 2021
by TV Scoop - Jul 26, 2021

Get all the scoop on HOME ECONOMICS, airing on ABC on Tuesday, August 10, 2021!

VIDEO: The Best of Broadway at the Kennedy Center Honors Photo VIDEO: The Best of Broadway at the Kennedy Center Honors
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 24, 2021

As BroadwayWorld reported earlier this week, five Honorees will receive the 44th Kennedy Center Honors for lifetime artistic achievements. Plenty of Broadway babies have been honored at past ceremonies and the best of Broadway makes the trip to DC to tribute them. Check out just a few of our favorites! Which past Broadway performance at the Kennedy Center Honors is your favorite?

A 'Deeply Rooted Evening For Chicago's Healing' to Feature Joyous GOSHEN PREVIEW Photo A 'Deeply Rooted Evening For Chicago's Healing' to Feature Joyous GOSHEN PREVIEW
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 20, 2021

Deeply Rooted Dance Theater's professional company returns to live, in-person performance with 'A Deeply Rooted Evening for Chicago's Healing: GOSHEN (preview)' August 25 at 7:30 p.m. at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park, 201 E. Randolph Street. The performance continues Deeply Rooted's 25th anniversary season.

Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of HOME ECONOMICS on ABC - Tuesday, June 15, 2021 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of HOME ECONOMICS on ABC - Tuesday, June 15, 2021
by TV Scoop - Jun 1, 2021

Find out what's happening on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of HOME ECONOMICS and if it's a new episode, airing on ABC on Tuesday, June 15, 2021!

A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES Season Two Premieres June 27 Photo A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES Season Two Premieres June 27
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 5, 2021

New guest stars featured in these episodes include¬†James Purefoy¬†(Rome, Pennyworth) as ‚ÄúPhilippe de Clermont,‚Ä̬†Steven Cree¬†(Outlander) as ‚ÄúGallowglass de Clermont,‚Ä̬†Adelle Leonce¬†(Black Mirror) as ‚ÄúPhoebe Taylor‚ÄĚ and¬†Sheila Hancock¬†(The Boy in the Striped Pajamas)¬†as ‚ÄúGoody Alsop,‚ÄĚ among others.

STAGE FRIGHT The Interactive, Musical Thriller Returns To MTC's Virtual Theatre Photo STAGE FRIGHT The Interactive, Musical Thriller Returns To MTC's Virtual Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 16, 2021

Music Theatre of Connecticut (MTC), currently in its 34th season, presents a fundraiser event with a virtual reading of, Stage Fright: An Interactive Musical Thriller on March 18th at 7pm and March 19th & 20th at 8pm.

The Verdon Fosse Legacy and Broadway Dance Center Present The Online Global Fosse Fes Photo The Verdon Fosse Legacy and Broadway Dance Center Present The Online Global Fosse Festival
by Stephi Wild - Mar 8, 2021

This six-day Zoom series--targeting multiple time zones--enables everybody (dance professionals, performers, students, Broadway lovers, dance aficionados, and Fosse fans alike) from around the world to come together and learn Bob Fosse's signature stylized choreography from some of the most sought after Legacy-sanctioned reconstructors.

The Richard Lawson Studios Master Class Series  Returns With Director Trey Haley Photo The Richard Lawson Studios Master Class Series Returns With Director Trey Haley
by Stephi Wild - Feb 21, 2021

On February 27th, Master Teacher Richard Lawson will be joined by director Trey Haley. Twenty actors will be given the opportunity to have their self-tape auditions assessed and redirected by Mr. Lawson and Mr. Haley. Classes take place Saturday mornings at 10 AM PST via Zoom.

Tony Nominee Valarie Pettiford Discusses The Legacy Of Ann Reinking On BROADWAY'S CAL Photo Tony Nominee Valarie Pettiford Discusses The Legacy Of Ann Reinking On BROADWAY'S CALLING
by Stephi Wild - Jan 23, 2021

Tony nominee Valarie Pettiford ( Fosse) discusses her tv career ( Half & Half, Blacklist and The Family Business) and the legacy of Fosse and Ann Reinking on Broadway's Calling with Lance Roberts.

AMC Plus, Sundance Now and Shudder Offer A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES Catch-Up Photo AMC Plus, Sundance Now and Shudder Offer A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES Catch-Up
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 4, 2021

The entire first season will be available on Sundance Now, Shudder and AMC+ as free content without a subscription from January 4 through January 18.

Jerry Mitchell, Sergio Trujillo and More Raise Over $10,000 Towards Flipping the Sena Photo Jerry Mitchell, Sergio Trujillo and More Raise Over $10,000 Towards Flipping the Senate; Join the Next Event on 10/25
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 19, 2020

FLIP IT springs from the profound notion that art and connection can be employed to make change. By taking class with their masterful choreographers and donating toward the cause, you too can help flip the Senate, and move our country toward a more equitable future.

Encore Performance of DANCING FOR DEMOCRACY Featuring Annaleigh Ashford, Laura Benant Photo Encore Performance of DANCING FOR DEMOCRACY Featuring Annaleigh Ashford, Laura Benanti and More to Take Place
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 8, 2020

On Monday October 5th, MONDAYS For BIDEN, a group created by Broadway Veteran Jeffrey Schecter, held DANCING For DEMOCRACY, a virtual fundraiser to benefit the Biden Victory Fund. The event was held on the Broadway Sessions YouTube Channel and was hosted by Schecter and fellow A Chorus Line Alum, J. Elaine Marcos.

Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, October 5- with Annaleigh Ashford, Laura Benanti, and  Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, October 5- with Annaleigh Ashford, Laura Benanti, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 5, 2020

Today (October 5) in live streaming: Dancing for Democracy, a new Broadway for Biden Phone Bank, and so much more!

BWW Interview: Jeffrey Schecter Creator of MONDAYS FOR BIDEN'S DANCING FOR DEMOCRACY  Photo BWW Interview: Jeffrey Schecter Creator of MONDAYS FOR BIDEN'S DANCING FOR DEMOCRACY Virtual Fundraising Event Monday October 5th
by Valerie-Jean Miller - Oct 3, 2020

MONDAYS For BIDEN, a group conceived by Broadway‚Äôs Jeffrey Schecter, announces their interactive virtual fundraising event ‚ÄúDANCING For DEMOCRACY‚ÄĚ in partnership with Broadway Sessions and Broadway for Biden on Monday October 5th at 9:00pm EST. The group was formed to provide a virtual place for busy artists, humanitarians, parents and all who want to help JOE BIDEN become our next US President. 100% of donations raised during this event go directly to the Biden Victory Fund. MONDAYS For BIDEN and DANCING For DEMOCRACY creator, Jeffrey 'Shecky' Schecter will host along with fellow Broadway veteran and A Chorus Line alum, J. Elaine Marcos. It promises to be a spirited and dynamic one-hour virtual experience featuring performances and testimonials by some of Broadway and Hollywood‚Äôs most well-loved performers. You‚Äôll get to hear first hand why a Joe Biden presidency is important to them and to the future of this country.

Laura Benanti, Annaleigh Ashford, Nikki M. James and More Join DANCING FOR DEMOCRACY  Photo Laura Benanti, Annaleigh Ashford, Nikki M. James and More Join DANCING FOR DEMOCRACY Virtual Fundraiser
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 1, 2020

Mondays for Biden, in partnership with Broadway Sessions and Broadway for Biden, has announced more special guests for its interactive virtual fundraising event 'Dancing For Democracy' on Monday October 5th at 9:00pm EST.

Laura Benanti, Annaleigh Ashford, Nikki M. James, Danny Burstein & More Join DANCING  Photo Laura Benanti, Annaleigh Ashford, Nikki M. James, Danny Burstein & More Join DANCING FOR DEMOCRACY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 25, 2020

MONDAYS For BIDEN, a group conceived by Broadway's Jeffrey 'Shecky' Schecter, has announced their virtual fundraising event 'DANCING For DEMOCRACY' on Monday October 5th at 9:00pm EST. The group was created to provide a virtual place for busy artists, humanitarians, parents and all who want to help JOE BIDEN become our next US President.

MONDAYS FOR BIDEN Announces DANCING FOR DEMOCRACY Virtual Fundraiser Photo MONDAYS FOR BIDEN Announces DANCING FOR DEMOCRACY Virtual Fundraiser
by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2020

MONDAYS For BIDEN, a group conceived by Broadway's Jeffrey 'Shecky' Schecter, announces their virtual fundraising event 'DANCING For DEMOCRACY' on Monday October 5th at 9:00pm EST.

Music Theatre of Connecticut Presents Online Fundraising Event STAGE FRIGHT: AN INTER Photo Music Theatre of Connecticut Presents Online Fundraising Event STAGE FRIGHT: AN INTERACTIVE MUSICAL THRILLER
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 3, 2020

Music Theatre of Connecticut (MTC), currently in its 33rd season, presents a virtual reading of a new play, Stage Fright: An Interactive Musical Thriller on Saturday, August 22nd at 8:00pm. All proceeds from the event go to supporting MTC and The Actor's Fund.

More Broadway Stars Join #KeepSharingTheMic Broadway Edition Set on June 15 Photo More Broadway Stars Join #KeepSharingTheMic Broadway Edition Set on June 15
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 14, 2020

Broadway women will gather on Instagram to #KeepSharingTheMic on Monday, June 15, 2020. Inspired by the #ShareTheMicNow campaign, Broadway Serves co-founder Dionne Figgins invited a group of extraordinary Black Women of Broadway to take over the Instagram accounts of some of Broadway's most notable White female stars.

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