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Whoopi Goldberg News

 
Date Of Birth:
November 13, 1955 (65)
Birth Place:
New York, NY, USA
Bio:
Born and raised in New York City, Whoopi worked in theatre and improvisation in San Diego and the Bay Area, where she performed with the Blake Street Hawkeyes theatre troupe. It was there that she created the characters which became "The Spook Show" and evolved into her hit Broadway show, Grammy ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: November 13, 1955 (65)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Bio:
Born and raised in New York City, Whoopi worked in theatre and improvisation in San Diego and the Bay Area, where she performed with the Blake Street Hawkeyes theatre troupe. It was there that she created the characters which became "The Spook Show" and evolved into her hit Broadway show, Grammy ... (read complete bio)
Matthew Broderick, Christie Brinkley and More to Star in CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY at S Photo Matthew Broderick, Christie Brinkley and More to Star in CELEBRITY AUTOBIOGRAPHY at Southampton Arts Center
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 29, 2021

Southampton Arts Center will present the acclaimed international comedy Broadway sensation Celebrity Autobiography for one night only with an all-star cast including Christie Brinkley, Matthew Broderick, Susan Lucci, and Ralph Macchio.

The Theatre Leadership Project Announces New Company Management Program Photo The Theatre Leadership Project Announces New Company Management Program
by Stephi Wild - Jul 26, 2021

TTLP’s Company Management Program will offer fellowships featuring supplemental opportunities for continued learning and mentorship to up to five employed BIPOC company managers and assistant company managers already working on Broadway shows as New York’s hard-hit theatrical industry reawakens.

BWW Review: JOE GULLA Spins Delectable Yarns in THE BRONX QUEEN at 54 Below Photo BWW Review: JOE GULLA Spins Delectable Yarns in THE BRONX QUEEN at 54 Below
by Ricky Pope - Jul 24, 2021

Monologist Joe Gulla has a gift with words and sharing stories, as he showed an appreciative 54 Below audience last night.

TOP 5: Los mejores momentos de GOLFUS DE ROMA Photo TOP 5: Los mejores momentos de GOLFUS DE ROMA
by Ainhoa Hornero - Jul 21, 2021

Aprovechando que quedan 8 días para su estreno en el Festival de Mérida, os traemos este recopilatorio con imágenes de las mejores versiones de este musical de Sondheim.

BWW Feature: FESTIVAL INTERNAZIONALE DEL MUSICAL MILANO 2022 - COMUNICATO STAMPA Photo BWW Feature: FESTIVAL INTERNAZIONALE DEL MUSICAL MILANO 2022 - COMUNICATO STAMPA
by ETTORE FARRATTINI - Jul 17, 2021

In Italia l'inaugurazione del primo e unico Festival Internazionale del Musical.

International Festival Of Musical Theatre Will Launch in Milan, Italy in Summer 2022- Photo International Festival Of Musical Theatre Will Launch in Milan, Italy in Summer 2022- Plus, Watch a Star-Studded Launch Video!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2021

More specifics including rules regarding eligibility and further logistic details will be announced in October 2021, including the Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient. Learn more about the festival here!

SIMPLY BARBRA Returns to Provincetown in July Photo SIMPLY BARBRA Returns to Provincetown in July
by Stephi Wild - Jun 27, 2021

Steven Brinberg has been doing his live vocal and comic impression of Barbra Streisand for two decades around the world The first SIMPLY BARBRA show began in his native New York City where it ran for three years and has since played across the US, in London's West End, Dublin, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Sydney, Melbourne, Barcelona, Bangkok, Puerto Vallarta, Toronto, and more.

Casting Announced For Opera Australia's RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Photo Casting Announced For Opera Australia's RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2021

The role of Ella (Cinderella), a strong and intelligent young woman who dreams of escaping her endless chores so she might see the world, will be played by rising musical theatre star Shubshri Kandiah.

Review Roundup: RITA MORENO: JUST A GIRL WHO DECIDED TO GO FOR IT - What Did the Crit Photo Review Roundup: RITA MORENO: JUST A GIRL WHO DECIDED TO GO FOR IT - What Did the Critics Think?
by Review Roundups - Jun 17, 2021

Read reviews from The New York Times, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, and more!

¬°Feliz Cumplea√Īos, Neil Patrick Harris! Photo ¬°Feliz Cumplea√Īos, Neil Patrick Harris!
by Nuria Pedret - Jun 15, 2021

En el aniversario del actor y cantante estadounidense, le rendimos homenaje con un repaso de su biografía y de sus actuaciones más destacadas

GIRLS5EVA, Amanda Kloots & Anna Kloots, MASTER OF NONE, and More Announced for Upcomi Photo GIRLS5EVA, Amanda Kloots & Anna Kloots, MASTER OF NONE, and More Announced for Upcoming 92Y Online Events
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2021

Ashley Thomas and Little Marvin With Whoopi Goldberg; Meredith Scardino, Sara Bareilles, Renee Elise Goldsberry, Paula Pell and Busy Phillips; Lena Waithe, Naomi Ackie, Alan Yang and Aziz Ansari; Christina Hendricks with Matthew Weiner and more online events from the worlds of TV and film to be presented by 92Y!

VIDEO: Billy Porter, Mj Rodriguez, Demi Lovato, Adam Lambert & More Take Part in Ston Photo VIDEO: Billy Porter, Mj Rodriguez, Demi Lovato, Adam Lambert & More Take Part in Stonewall Day Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2021

Pride Live, a social advocacy and community engagement organization for the LGBTQ+ community, last night held the 4th annual Stonewall Day event.

Guests Announced For SIMPLY BARBRA at the Green Room Next Week Photo Guests Announced For SIMPLY BARBRA at the Green Room Next Week
by Stephi Wild - Jun 4, 2021

Award-winning singer and actor Steven Brinberg (Simply Barbra) brings his new show On A Clear Day You Can See SIMPLY BARBRA Forever…  to The Green Room 42, 570 Tenth Avenue at 42nd Street (in Yotel Hotel) NYC on Thursday, June 10th at 7:00 PM (doors open at 6:00 PM). 

Nuns4Fun Reopens For Fall 2021 Season With Hit Comedy, Late Nite Catechism Photo Nuns4Fun Reopens For Fall 2021 Season With Hit Comedy, Late Nite Catechism
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 27, 2021

Nuns4Fun Entertainment has announced its Fall 2021 schedule, starting with reopening its hit comedy, LATE NITE CATECHISM, in September 2021 at the Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago.

Alan Cumming Leads Lineup As NIGHT OF A THOUSAND JUDYS Broadcasts Virtually June 24th Photo Alan Cumming Leads Lineup As NIGHT OF A THOUSAND JUDYS Broadcasts Virtually June 24th
by Stephen Mosher - May 25, 2021

In its ninth year, the Judy Garland themed benefit is the show everyone wants to see. For the second year in a row, everyone can.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: May 22-23- with Lilli Cooper, Chuck Cooper, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: May 22-23- with Lilli Cooper, Chuck Cooper, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - May 22, 2021

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, May 22-23, 2021.

BROADWAY BARKS 2021 Adds Josh Groban, Glenn Close, Allison Janney, Ariana DeBose and  Photo BROADWAY BARKS 2021 Adds Josh Groban, Glenn Close, Allison Janney, Ariana DeBose and More
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 18, 2021

The 23rd annual Broadway Barks and 2nd Broadway Barks Across America is set to stream on Sunday, May 23rdat7:00 pm EDT on Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS' Facebook and YouTube pages.

Emma Stone, Whoopi Goldberg, Rachel Brosnahan & More Join Roundabout Gala; $25 Virtua Photo Emma Stone, Whoopi Goldberg, Rachel Brosnahan & More Join Roundabout Gala; $25 Virtual Access Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2021

Roundabout will welcome virtual appearances by Rachel Brosnahan (The Big Knife), Whoopi Goldberg (Damn Yankees!), Emma Stone (Cabaret), Blair Underwood (A Soldier’s Play), Vanessa Williams (Sondheim on Sondheim) and surprise special guests.

BWW Interview: Kiki Yeung & Her Crazy Woke Asians Making Their Mark During AAPI Herit Photo BWW Interview: Kiki Yeung & Her Crazy Woke Asians Making Their Mark During AAPI Heritage Month
by Gil Kaan - May 13, 2021

Asian comedy troupe CRAZY WOKE ASIANS created by Kiki Yeung will be celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month with a schedule full of shows at the Santa Monica Playhouse. Kiki managed to find some time to answer a few of my inquiries between producing the various May shows, rehearsing her own stand-up and taking care of her toddler son.

SIMPLY BARBRA Celebrates 51st Anniversary Of The Movie ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE Photo SIMPLY BARBRA Celebrates 51st Anniversary Of The Movie ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 12, 2021

Award-winning singer and actor Steven Brinberg (Simply Barbra) brings his new show On A Clear Day You Can See SIMPLY BARBRA Forever…to The Green Room 42, 570 Tenth Avenue at 42nd Street (in Yotel Hotel) NYC on Thursday, June 10th at 7:00 PM (doors open at 6:45 PM).

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