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Valarie Pettiford

 
Date of Birth: July 08, 1960 (62)

Birth Place: USA
Photos: CABARET CONVENTION 2022 at Rose Theater by Helane Blumfield Photo Photos: CABARET CONVENTION 2022 at Rose Theater by Helane Blumfield
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 30, 2022

For three nights the Mabel Mercer Foundation presented their picks of artists for the 2022 Cabaret Convention at Rose Theater at Jazz At Lincoln Center.

The 33rd New York Cabaret Convention Announced At Jazz At Lincoln Center, October 26- Photo The 33rd New York Cabaret Convention Announced At Jazz At Lincoln Center, October 26-28
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 1, 2022

It's back! -- three extraordinary nights of “live” songs, entertainers, and musicians – all in celebration of the 33rd annual New York Cabaret Convention, produced by The Mabel Mercer Foundation. 

Photos:  Matt Baker Captures The Electricity Of THE LINEUP WITH SUSIE MOSHER at Birdl Photo Photos: Matt Baker Captures The Electricity Of THE LINEUP WITH SUSIE MOSHER at Birdland Theater With His Camera
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 17, 2022

Photographer Matt Baker returns to Birdland Theater after two weeks of traveling, and just in the nick of time: it looks like Susie Mosher's show was in rare form.

BEN JONES: LOVE SONGS to be Presented at Feinstein's/54 Below Photo BEN JONES: LOVE SONGS to be Presented at Feinstein's/54 Below
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 13, 2022

FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club, will present Ben Jones in Ben Jones: Love Songs on February 12, 2022. 

VIDEO: The Best of Broadway at the Kennedy Center Honors Photo VIDEO: The Best of Broadway at the Kennedy Center Honors
by Nicole Rosky - Dec 19, 2021

On December 22 (9pm on CBS), 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.

Phylicia Rashad, Dionne Warwick and Sarah Dash to Join G. Keith Alexander's HarlemAme Photo Phylicia Rashad, Dionne Warwick and Sarah Dash to Join G. Keith Alexander's HarlemAmerica TV
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 29, 2021

G. Keith Alexander's HarlemAmerica TV has launched a podcast/video entertainment series featuring exclusive interviews with entertainment change-makers Phylicia Rashad, Dionne Warwick, Keith David, Irene Gandy, Gloria Gaynor, Phyllis Stickney, Kathy Sledge, Rolonda Watts, Valarie Pettiford, Miguel Nunez, Sarah Dash and others.

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” (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!

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 “Philippe de Clermont,” Steven Cree (Outlander) as “Gallowglass de Clermont,” Adelle Leonce (Black Mirror) as “Phoebe Taylor” and Sheila Hancock (The Boy in the Striped Pajamas) as “Goody Alsop,” 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’s Jeffrey Schecter, announces their interactive virtual fundraising event “DANCING For DEMOCRACY” 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’s most well-loved performers. You’ll get to hear first hand why a Joe Biden presidency is important to them and to the future of this country.

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