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Bio:
Valton Jackson is a New York based actor and recording artist from Columbus, GA and holds a BA in Theatre from Berea College. National Tours: Joseph … Dreamcoat directed by Andy Blankenbuhler, Guys & Dolls. Regional: Kinky Boots (MUNY), Half Time (Paper Mill Playhouse) directed by Jerry ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Valton Jackson is a New York based actor and recording artist from Columbus, GA and holds a BA in Theatre from Berea College. National Tours: Joseph … Dreamcoat directed by Andy Blankenbuhler, Guys & Dolls. Regional: Kinky Boots (MUNY), Half Time (Paper Mill Playhouse) directed by Jerry ... (read complete bio)
Broadway Catch Up: May 27 - Max von Essen, Linda Eder, Taylor Louderman, Neil Patrick Photo Broadway Catch Up: May 27 - Max von Essen, Linda Eder, Taylor Louderman, Neil Patrick Harris, and More!
by Stephi Wild - May 27, 2020

Check out yesterday's highlights from some of your favorites, including Max von Essen, Linda Eder, Darren Criss, Jordan Fisher, Taylor Louderman, Neil Patrick Harris, and more!

VIDEO: Taylor Louderman and the Cast of KINKY BOOTS at The Muny Reunite Photo VIDEO: Taylor Louderman and the Cast of KINKY BOOTS at The Muny Reunite
by Stage Tube - May 26, 2020

The Muny's Artistic Director & Executive Producer Mike Isaacson welcomed members from the cast of KINKY BOOTS for an online chat this evening!

Artists Will Honor Dolly Parton, Bette Midler, David Bowie and More at Joe's Pub Photo Artists Will Honor Dolly Parton, Bette Midler, David Bowie and More at Joe's Pub
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 6, 2020

This month and beyond artists at Joe's Pub a?" a program and venue of The Public Theater a?" will honor legends and inspirations from across the universe of music. From shows featuring the indelible classic hits of singers like The Rat Pack, Chaka Kahn, and David Bowie to tributes of Dolly Parton and Bette Midler at the beginning of their careers, audiophiles and nostalgists have plenty to look forward to at Joe's Pub.

BWW Review: The Gays All Go Back To The Baths With Amber Martin's BATHHOUSE BETTE at  Photo BWW Review: The Gays All Go Back To The Baths With Amber Martin's BATHHOUSE BETTE at Joe's Pub… And They Take a few Straights along for the ride.
by Bobby Patrick - Jan 6, 2020

After a raucous sold-out performance this summer, Amber Martin returns with her tribute to the legendary Continental Baths and Bathhouse-era Bette Midler... in Bathhouse Bette. This performance focuses on the early 70's era of Bette Midler during Continental Baths days singing with her as yet unknown accompanist was Barry Manilow. As per the fashion of Bette... copious amounts of singing, stories, and dancing ensue!

Varla Jean Merman, Kool Keith, Mad Scene, And More Announced At Joe's Pub Photo Varla Jean Merman, Kool Keith, Mad Scene, And More Announced At Joe's Pub
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 31, 2019

Check out the Joe's Pub lineup for the tip-top of the year a?" a new Country Music night from Jim, Jenn & Neal; Haitian singer-songwriter BeLO; two of the three Ultramagnetic MCs Kool Keith and CED-GEE; Kittel & Co, Rev Billy, a very fun showcase from DANCE NOW and, as always, a ton more.

Photo Coverage: The Cast of RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA at Paper Mill Playhous Photo Photo Coverage: The Cast of RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA at Paper Mill Playhouse Celebrate Opening Night
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Nov 25, 2019

Paper Mill Playhouse presents Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella with music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, new book by Douglas Carter Beane, and original book by Oscar Hammerstein II. Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella will continue through Sunday, December 29, 2019, at Paper Mill Playhouse.

BWW Review: THE BODYGUARD at North Shore Music Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE BODYGUARD at North Shore Music Theatre
by David Tompkins - Oct 31, 2019

Last Night the BODYGUARD opened to a very warm audience reception at North Shore Music Theatre. The final offering of the 2019 regular musical season THE BODYGUARD is a new musical based on the smash hit 1992 film.

Full Cast and Creative Team Announced For THE BODYGUARD at NSMT Photo Full Cast and Creative Team Announced For THE BODYGUARD at NSMT
by Stephi Wild - Oct 8, 2019

Bill Hanney's award-winning North Shore Music Theatre (NSMT) is thrilled to announce complete casting and creative team details for the upcoming production of, THE BODYGUARD, starring the previously announced Cheaza Figueroa and Judson Mills in the roles made famous by Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner in the smash hit 1992 movie. The Boston area Premiere of THE BODYGUARD plays from Tuesday, October 29 a?' November 10, 2019.

Photo Flash: Andre De Shields, Donna McKechnie, Lillias White And More Celebrate HALF Photo Photo Flash: Andre De Shields, Donna McKechnie, Lillias White And More Celebrate HALF TIME Cast Album CD Release At Theatre Circle
by Julie Musbach - Aug 15, 2019

Half Time's André De Shields, Donna McKechnie, Lillias White, Haven Burton, Matthew Sklar, Bob Martin, Nancy Ticotin, producer Dori Berinstein and co-producer Kimberlee Garris had a lovely reunion at Theatre Circle in celebration of the release of their Original Cast Recording, and to sign CDs for fans on August 14, 2019.

Song From LOCKED AND LOADED, AN AMERICAN MUSICAL Featured In Benefit Photo Song From LOCKED AND LOADED, AN AMERICAN MUSICAL Featured In Benefit
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 11, 2019

A song from 'Locked and Loaded, an American Musical' will be featured in a July 25 New York City fundraiser for Gays Against Guns. Under its former title, 'Gun Control, the Musical,' the show-first presented at Cape Cod's historic Provincetown Theater-received a staged reading last fall at New York's Theatre at St. John's in Greenwich Village (related Broadway World article: www.broadwayworld.comarticleGUN-CONTROL-the-Musical-Will-Hold-Reading-20181018).

BWW Exclusive: Go Behind The Scenes of KINKY BOOTS at The Muny - Part Two! Photo BWW Exclusive: Go Behind The Scenes of KINKY BOOTS at The Muny - Part Two!
by Alan Henry - Jun 24, 2019

Kinky Boots is making its regional premiere at The Muny! BroadwayWorld has an exclusive look at the cast backstage. Check out the photos!

VIDEO: KINKY BOOT's Graham Scott Fleming Takes Over Instagram! Photo VIDEO: KINKY BOOT's Graham Scott Fleming Takes Over Instagram!
by Stage Tube - Jun 24, 2019

This weekend, Graham Scott Fleming raised us up as he took over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story to show us behind the scenes at The Muny's Kinky Boots! So in case you missed it (or just want to relive all of the fun and excitement), we compiled clips for you to enjoy. Check it all out!

BWW Exclusive: Go Behind The Scenes of KINKY BOOTS at The Muny - Part One! Photo BWW Exclusive: Go Behind The Scenes of KINKY BOOTS at The Muny - Part One!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2019

Kinky Boots is making its regional premiere at The Muny! BroadwayWorld has an exclusive look at the cast backstage. Check out part one of the photos below!

Review Roundup: KINKY BOOTS Regional Premiere At The Muny - See What The Critics Are  Photo Review Roundup: KINKY BOOTS Regional Premiere At The Muny - See What The Critics Are Saying!
by Review Roundups - Jun 21, 2019

See what critics are saying about the regional premiere of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical, Kinky Boots, at The Muny!

KINKY BOOTS' Graham Scott Fleming Takes Over Instagram Tomorrow! Photo KINKY BOOTS' Graham Scott Fleming Takes Over Instagram Tomorrow!
by Linnae Medeiros - Jun 21, 2019

Everybody say yeah because Graham Scott Fleming is taking over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story at The MUNY's production of Kinky Boots tomorrow, June 22nd! Be sure to tune in throughout the day as Graham shows us around behind the scenes at the U.S. regional premiere of the Tony-winning musical. This takeover is definitely gonna raise you up, so you're not gonna want to miss it!

Exclusive Photos: Get A First Look At The Regional Premiere Of KINKY BOOTS at The Mun Photo Exclusive Photos: Get A First Look At The Regional Premiere Of KINKY BOOTS at The Muny
by Alan Henry - Jun 20, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the regional premiere of KINKY BOOTS at The Muny! Check out exclusive photos of the production!

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Get A First Look At KINKY BOOTS at The Muny Photo EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Get A First Look At KINKY BOOTS at The Muny
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 20, 2019

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the regional premiere of KINKY BOOTS at The Muny! Check out video of the production!

VIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek at KINKY BOOTS Rehearsals at the MUNY! Photo VIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek at KINKY BOOTS Rehearsals at the MUNY!
by Stage Tube - Jun 17, 2019

It's time to head to Price and Son because The Muny is getting ready for the U.S. regional premiere of the Tony-winning musical Kinky Boots! Check out this sneak peek inside the show's designer run featuring Graham Scott Fleming, J. Harrison Ghee, Taylor Louderman, and more with this video!

Caroline Bowman And More Join KINKY BOOTS at The Muny Photo Caroline Bowman And More Join KINKY BOOTS at The Muny
by Alan Henry - May 15, 2019

The Muny announced today its complete cast, design and production team for Kinky Boots, the second show of its second century, June 19 - 25.

Black Broadway Announces Mental Health Benefit Concert: Darkness RISING: Live 2! Photo Black Broadway Announces Mental Health Benefit Concert: Darkness RISING: Live 2!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 28, 2019

Join the Black Broadway community as they perform inspirational cover songs at Darkness RISING: Live 2. The concert benefits Darkness RISING Nonprofit, an organization which focuses on mental wellness in the Black community. The event will be held at the Knitting Factory Brooklyn at 7pm (doors open at 6:30pm). Knitting Factory is located at 361 Metropolitan Ave in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The evening will incude vendors, raffle prizes, a silent auction and a full bar, and will be hosted by Broadway Black's Drew Shade. Tickets can be purchased at bkknittingfactory.com.

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