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Date Of Birth:
November 13, 1955 (64)
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 (64)

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)
Sony Boards Whitney Houston Biopic I WANNA DANCE WITH SOMEBODY Photo Sony Boards Whitney Houston Biopic I WANNA DANCE WITH SOMEBODY
by TV News Desk - Aug 7, 2020

Sony and its TriStar division have picked up the Whitney Houston biopic, I Wanna Dance With Somebody.  According to Billboard, Sony is setting a Thanksgiving 2022 release for the film.

BWW Review: HERE, THERE AND EVERYWHERE��"CVLT STREAMS VISITING MR. GREEN, EXAMINE PSY Photo BWW Review: HERE, THERE AND EVERYWHERE��"CVLT STREAMS VISITING MR. GREEN, EXAMINE PSYCHOLOGY, MUSICAL STYLE AND CREATIVITY OF HAMILTON, PROJECT SING OUT!, and more
by Roy Berko - Aug 4, 2020

On Saturday, July 25 and Sunday, July 26, CVLT will be streaming the archival video of Visiting Mr. Green for a pay-as-you-can admission. For details and advance reservation, visit https://cvlt.org/events/visiting-mr-green

BWW Prompts: Who Is Your Favorite Tonys Awards Host and Why? Photo BWW Prompts: Who Is Your Favorite Tonys Awards Host and Why?
by BWW Prompts - Jul 29, 2020

Today we asked our readers which past Tony Awards host is their personal fave!

The Public Theater of San Antonio Announces Upcoming Events Photo The Public Theater of San Antonio Announces Upcoming Events
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2020

The Public Theater of San Antonio has announced events upcoming for this week and for their camps next week.

Suzanne Dawson Performs Live For East Lynne Theater's TALES OF THE VICTORIANS Photo Suzanne Dawson Performs Live For East Lynne Theater's TALES OF THE VICTORIANS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2020

On August 6, Suzanne Dawson will read two monologues by the famous writer and actor Ruth Draper (1884-1956).

Disney Junior Announces Finale Special Episode of ELENA OF AVALOR Photo Disney Junior Announces Finale Special Episode of ELENA OF AVALOR
by TV News Desk - Jul 21, 2020

Princess Elena's heroic journey to become queen culminates in an epic prime-time finale special of Disney's Emmy® and Imagen Award-winning series 'Elena of Avalor,' premiering SUNDAY, AUGUST 23 (7:00 p.m. EDT/PDT).

Why So Many CINDERELLAs? The Fairytale Journey on Page, Stage, Screen and More! Photo Why So Many CINDERELLAs? The Fairytale Journey on Page, Stage, Screen and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2020

Earlier this year, it was announced that a new kind of princess is officially coming back to the stage.  Andrew Lloyd Webber's new musical Cinderella will premiere at The Gillian Lynne Theatre in London next year, putting an all new spin on a beloved classic.

VIDEO: Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda, Bette Midler, Josh Groban and More Join Bernadette P Photo VIDEO: Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda, Bette Midler, Josh Groban and More Join Bernadette Peters for 22nd Annual BROADWAY BARKS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2020

The 22nd installment of Broadway Barks, the star-studded dog and cat adoption event, aptly titled 'Broadway Barks Across America' for the 2020 season will be streamed for the first time ever tonight, July 16th at 7:30 p.m. EDT. The streamed event, hosted by co-founder, Bernadette Peters will feature adoptable animals presented by celebrities from across the country.

Chloé And Maud Productions Announce TAP INTO EMPOWERMENT! Online Tap Intensive For Y Photo Chloé And Maud Productions Announce TAP INTO EMPOWERMENT! Online Tap Intensive For Young Women
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2020

Chloé and Maud Productions will present Tap Into Empowerment! hosted by Emmy Award nominated choreographer Chloé Arnold and her sister, internationally renowned tap dancer Maud Arnold August 7-9, 2020.

Laura Benanti, Kelli O'Hara, Andy Karl, Orfeh and More Join Broadway Barks Photo Laura Benanti, Kelli O'Hara, Andy Karl, Orfeh and More Join Broadway Barks
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2020

The 22nd annual and first ever Broadway Barks streaming event aptly titled, Broadway Barks Across America debuts tonight, Thursday, July 16, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. EDT. The streamed event, hosted by co-founder, Bernadette Peters will feature adoptable animals presented by celebrities from across the country.

BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records QuaranStreams- JACKIE'S BACK with Jenif Photo BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records QuaranStreams- JACKIE'S BACK with Jenifer Lewis!
by Ben Rimalower - Jul 13, 2020

In this episode, Ben and Daniel talk about the 1999 Lifetime TV movie 'Jackie's Back,' starring legendary actress Jenifer Lewis. They also discuss Whoopi Goldberg, Rosie O'Donnell, Tim Curry, Liza Minnelli, Bette Midler, Penny Marshall, Joan Rivers, Kathy Najimy, Marc Shaiman, Julie Hagerty, 'Sunset Boulevard,' 'Hello Dolly' David Hyde Pearce, Loretta Divine, and Kathy Griffin.

RECAP: Bernadette Peters Announced This Year's Virtual BROADWAY BARKS on STARS IN THE Photo RECAP: Bernadette Peters Announced This Year's Virtual BROADWAY BARKS on STARS IN THE HOUSE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2020

Stars in the House continued Wednesday night (8pm) with Bernadette Peters and Tom Viola.. This episode was in support of The Actor's Fund.

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Bette Midler, Josh Groban and More Announced for Virtual 22nd An Photo Lin-Manuel Miranda, Bette Midler, Josh Groban and More Announced for Virtual 22nd Annual BROADWAY BARKS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2020

The 22nd installment of Broadway Barks, the star-studded dog and cat adoption event, aptly titled a?oeBroadway Barks Across Americaa?? for the 2020 season will be streamed for the first time ever on Thursday, July 16th.

Scoop: Encore Broadcasts of THE VIEW, July 6 - 10 Photo Scoop: Encore Broadcasts of THE VIEW, July 6 - 10
by TV Scoop - Jul 1, 2020

Get all the scoop on Encore Broadcasts of THE VIEW, July 6 - 10, airing on ABC on Monday, July 6, 2020!

Hope Mill Theatre To Live Stream UK Premiere Of A New Documentary Celebrating The Car Photo Hope Mill Theatre To Live Stream UK Premiere Of A New Documentary Celebrating The Career Of Olympia Dukakis
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2020

Hope Mill Theatre will live stream the UK premiere of a new documentary celebrating the career of stage and screen icon Olympia Dukakis, in collaboration with the producers of the film.

Tituss Burgess, Cynthia Nixon, Elton John, Evan Rachel Wood and More Take Part in OUT Photo Tituss Burgess, Cynthia Nixon, Elton John, Evan Rachel Wood and More Take Part in OUT NOW LIVE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2020

Earlier this week, Condé Nast's LGBTQ+ brand Them hosted Out Now Live, a celebration honoring the spirit and history of Pride. Premiering on Youtube Live, and presented by Polo Ralph Lauren, the virtual event included uplifting speeches, storytelling, messages and performances from prominent members of the LGBTQ+ community and notable allies.

Scoop: Upcoming Guests on THE VIEW, 6/29-7/3 Photo Scoop: Upcoming Guests on THE VIEW, 6/29-7/3
by TV Scoop - Jun 26, 2020

Get all the scoop on Upcoming Guests on THE VIEW, 6/29-7/3, airing on ABC!

2020 BET AWARDS to Honor Kobe Bryant with a Tribute from Lil Wayne; Beyonce to Receiv Photo 2020 BET AWARDS to Honor Kobe Bryant with a Tribute from Lil Wayne; Beyonce to Receive Humanitarian Award
by TV News Desk - Jun 25, 2020

Today BET Networks announces new additions to the line-up of the 20th Annual 'BET Awards,' honoring prolific activists in the Black community and recognizing those who unfortunately left us in 2020.

VIDEO: Whoopi Goldberg Proposes 'The Great White Way' Name Update Photo VIDEO: Whoopi Goldberg Proposes 'The Great White Way' Name Update
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2020

On today's episode of The View, Whoopi Goldberg suggested an adjustment to the longtime Broadway nickname, 'The Great White Way.'

Nancy Pelosi's HOLD THE HOUSE Event Will Feature Barbra Streisand, Audra McDonald, Be Photo Nancy Pelosi's HOLD THE HOUSE Event Will Feature Barbra Streisand, Audra McDonald, Ben Platt, Idina Menzel, and Many More
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2020

Speaker Nancy Pelosi, alongside John Legend and Erich Bergen, have put together Hold the House.

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