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BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records QuaranStreams Continues with WHITE CHRI Photo BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records QuaranStreams Continues with WHITE CHRISTMAS!
by Ben Rimalower - Dec 24, 2020

In this episode, Ben and Daniel discuss the 1954 musical film White Christmas. The film stars Bing Crosby, Rosemary Clooney, Danny Kaye, and Vera-Ellen, and features a number of famous songs by Irving Berlin. 

Holidays at Home: 40 Christmas Movies You Can Stream This Week! Photo Holidays at Home: 40 Christmas Movies You Can Stream This Week!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 21, 2020

With the holidays well underway, we bet you’re looking for ways to escape into wintery fantasy. And you’re in luck! BroadwayWorld put together a list of where you can stream all of your favorite holiday films.

BWW Feature: A VEGAS ROOM CHRISTMAS celebrates the holidays at The Vegas Room Photo BWW Feature: A VEGAS ROOM CHRISTMAS celebrates the holidays at The Vegas Room
by Debbie Hall - Dec 8, 2020

This magical time is back with The Vegas Room. The intimate supper club is now celebrating A Vegas Room Christmas, complete with a delicious six-course holiday meal (with a vegan option). Along with a handcrafted dining experience (including the dessert “Let It Snow”), the complimentary entertainment celebrates the classic holiday movie, White Christmas, and the music of Irving Berlin (over two dozen songs). Along with the talent dance team of Benjamin Tucker (choreographer) and Emma McGirr, rotating cast members will add their particular interpretations during the run of A Vegas Room Christmas through Dec. 27.

BWW Blog: Holiday Movie Musicals to Watch With Your Family Photo BWW Blog: Holiday Movie Musicals to Watch With Your Family
by Student Blogger: Maya Mehrara - Dec 7, 2020

The holiday season is quickly approaching, and after the emotional rollercoaster that is 2020, everyone is ready to celebrate with their loved ones this year.

BWW Blog: A Very Broadway Christmas Photo BWW Blog: A Very Broadway Christmas
by Student Blogger: Grace Callahan - Dec 7, 2020

This holiday season, there isn’t much to do outside of our homes (and not much you SHOULD  do) - and many of us are accepting that this year’s festivities are going to be a little different.

Tune in to a Live Viewing Party of Irving Berlin's WHITE CHRISTMAS Photo Tune in to a Live Viewing Party of Irving Berlin's WHITE CHRISTMAS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2020

 Today Concord Theatricals, on behalf of The Irving Berlin Music Company and in partnership with Entertainment Weekly, announced a live viewing party of Irving Berlin’s White Christmas on Friday, December 11 at 8pm ET/5pm PT.

BWW Blog: My Guilty Winter Break Pleasure Photo BWW Blog: My Guilty Winter Break Pleasure
by Student Blogger: Emma Rose Dorsch - Nov 10, 2020

Ask anyone that knows me to describe me in one sentence, and I can bet you that they would say “Jewish and likes theatre.'

Photo Flash: Celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the Opening of Irving Berlin's CALL ME Photo Photo Flash: Celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the Opening of Irving Berlin's CALL ME MADAM on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2020

Americans were listening to 'Goodnight, Irene' and Bing and Gary Crosby's interpretation of a 1914 song by Irving Berlin, 'Play a Simple Melody.' And Berlin's new musical, Call Me Madam, was opening at New York's Imperial Theater with an advance of over one million dollars, by far the largest in Broadway history.

BroadwayHD Announces May Lineup - THE GOES WRONG SHOW, ON THE TOWN, and More! Photo BroadwayHD Announces May Lineup - THE GOES WRONG SHOW, ON THE TOWN, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2020

BroadwayHD has announced its upcoming May lineup, which includes a slate full of adored classics and brand new series debuts.

BWW Review: WHITE CHRISTMAS National Tour Photo BWW Review: WHITE CHRISTMAS National Tour
by Nicole Ackman - Dec 4, 2019

It seems that the best things really do happen while you're dancing, or at least they do in the touring production of WHITE CHRISTMAS that's currently at DPAC. The musical is at its very best during its high-energy dance numbers. The show is based on the 1954 holiday classic film starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, and Vera-Ellen. With music and lyrics by Irving Berlin, the show is a fun Christmas-themed romp with plenty of 1950s nostalgia, beautiful costumes, and great tap dancing. 

BWW Review: A JUBILANT HOLIDAY INN at SHAW FESTIVAL Photo BWW Review: A JUBILANT HOLIDAY INN at SHAW FESTIVAL
by Michael Rabice - Nov 25, 2019

A frothy holiday confection playing out in Hollywood inspired Technicolor-come-to-life is the best way to describe the Shaw Festival's jubilant production of Irving Berlin's HOLIDAY INN now onstage at their Festival Theatre. Based on the 1942 movie of the same name starring Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire, HOLIDAY INN has been overshadowed a bit by the later Berlin hit WHITE CHRISTMAS. But thanks to some crackerjack casting and a huge budget, The Shaw has breathed new life into the 2014 stage version written by Gordon Greenberg and Chad Hodge.

Los Angeles Philharmonic to Present DECK THE HALL Concert Series Photo Los Angeles Philharmonic to Present DECK THE HALL Concert Series
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2019

The LA Phil's Deck the Hall concerts feature performances by an eclectic array of artists who bring the joy of the holiday season to concert-goers during this special time of year. Featured holiday concerts at Walt Disney Concert Hall are: the rich harmonies of Chanticleer (Dec 17); five-time Grammy®-winning jazz vocalist Dianne Reeves (Dec 20); the family-friendly fun of the annual Holiday Sing-Along (Dec 21); the heartwarming White Christmas Sing-Along (Dec 22); and twelve-time Grammy®-winning gospel singer CeCe Winans (Dec 23). Deck the Hall festivities culminate with two special New Year's Eve performances featuring superstar of screen and stage Kristen Chenoweth (Dec 31), and a New Year's Day celebration with beloved maestro Zubin Mehta and the LA Phil (Jan 1).

Photo Flash: Irving Berlin's WHITE CHRISTMAS Opens At Theatre At The Center In Munst Photo Photo Flash: Irving Berlin's WHITE CHRISTMAS Opens At Theatre At The Center In Munster
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2019

Irving Berlin's White Christmas opened Sunday night November 17 to a packed house at Theatre at the Center in Munster.  The cast gave a thrilling performance for an audience that was teeming with the holiday spirit.  Theatre at the Center Artistic Director Linda Fortunato directed and choreographed the show. 

Ring In The Holiday Season At The Majestic's Holiday Film Fest Photo Ring In The Holiday Season At The Majestic's Holiday Film Fest
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2019

Enjoy the holiday spirit with a full day of classic movies at Gettysburg College's Majestic Theater during the Holiday Film Fest on Saturday, December 7. Four popular holiday movies will be shown on the Majestic's big screen in the beautifully restored historic auditorium throughout the day beginning at 10:00 a.m. The Holiday Film Fest is an official event of the annual A Gettysburg Christmas Festival. a?oeEvery family has a favorite holiday movie they watch every year, and chances are the Majestic is playing it during our first ever Holiday Film Fest,a?? said Jeffrey Gabel, the Majestic Theater's Founding Executive Director.

FRIDAY 5 (+1): Cumberland County Playhouse's FOREVER PLAID Debuts Tonight in Crossvil Photo FRIDAY 5 (+1): Cumberland County Playhouse's FOREVER PLAID Debuts Tonight in Crossville
by Jeffrey Ellis - Mar 29, 2019

CCP artistic director Britt Hancock directs the cast of four, which includes Justin Burr, Paul Gary, Ross Griffin and Chris Hallowes, who found time this week during the hustle and bustle of tech week to respond to our queries and to tell us why they think you should come see their show in the latest installment of our Friday 5 (+1)…

BWW Review: WHITE CHRISTMAS at Denver Center for the Performing Arts Photo BWW Review: WHITE CHRISTMAS at Denver Center for the Performing Arts
by Jon Bee - Dec 14, 2018

One of my earliest Christmas memories is watching the movie version of White Christmas with my family. To this day, it is still a valued family tradition to sit back and tune in to a film that defined part of my childhood, as I'm sure it did for many. With the stage version on the road, it is the perfect opportunity to dive headfirst into the holiday spirit.

WHITE CHRISTMAS in In Depth: The Story of a Christmas Classic! Photo WHITE CHRISTMAS in In Depth: The Story of a Christmas Classic!
by Stage Tube - Dec 10, 2018

Curious about how a popular song became a cherished film and a Broadway musical? We've got the full story! Check out our in-depth timeline of how White Christmas came to be below!

Celebrate the Holidays at the Cinema as Fathom Events Presents a Variety of Cheer-Fil Photo Celebrate the Holidays at the Cinema as Fathom Events Presents a Variety of Cheer-Filled Offerings for Everyone
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2018

This winter, Fathom Events presents moviegoers with a lineup of holiday favorites in movie theaters nationwide: Die Hard's 30th anniversary; a new adult-themed holiday tradition with A Bad Mom's Christmas; the enchanting, music-filed Buttons: A New Musical Film, the evergreen classic White Christmas; two heartwarming films in Jim Henson's Holiday Special; and beloved holiday favorite The Nutcracker, performed by the Bolshoi Ballet.

BWW Review: IRVING BERLIN'S WHITE CHRISTMAS Brings Musical Theater Joy to the Holiday Photo BWW Review: IRVING BERLIN'S WHITE CHRISTMAS Brings Musical Theater Joy to the Holiday Season
by Jeffrey Ellis - Nov 14, 2018

If there is a musical theater moment more joyous that what occurs at the top of Act Two in Irving Berlin's White Christmas, then we must respectfully demand it be performed in front of us as quickly as possible. Certainly, we recognize there is much joy to be found in musical theater, but sitting in the audience at Tennessee Performing Arts Center's Andrew Jackson Hall - six years to the day we last found ourselves awash in the nostalgia and sentimentality so abundant in this particular holiday favorite - we simply couldn't recall anything more engaging or more entertaining than watching Jeremy Benton and Kelly Sheehan, backed by a cadre of 12 other fleet-footed dancers, tapping their hearts out to "I Love a Piano.'

Fathom Events Announces Its Winter Programming Photo Fathom Events Announces Its Winter Programming
by TV News Desk - Nov 9, 2018

This winter, Fathom Events presents moviegoers with a lineup of holiday favorites in movie theaters nationwide: Die Hard's 30th anniversary; a new adult-themed holiday tradition with A Bad Mom's Christmas; the enchanting, music-filed Buttons: A New Musical Film, the evergreen classic White Christmas; two heartwarming films in Jim Henson's Holiday Special; and beloved holiday favorite The Nutcracker, performed by the Bolshoi Ballet.

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