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HBO's SMALL TOWN NEWS KPVM PAHRUMP Debuts August 2nd Photo HBO's SMALL TOWN NEWS KPVM PAHRUMP Debuts August 2nd
by TV News Desk - Jun 22, 2021

With warmth and humor, the series celebrates the can-do spirit, community pride and political diversity among the station’s charismatic and often humorous employees.

Patti LuPone and Carrie Fisher to Receive Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2022 Photo Patti LuPone and Carrie Fisher to Receive Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2022
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 17, 2021

The 2022 inductees for Hollywood's iconic Walk of Fame have been announced and among this year's star recipients are two-time Tony Award winner Patti LuPone and late pop culture icon and Broadway playwright, Carrie Fisher. 

Tessa Violet Debuts New Single 'Games' With Lovelytheband Photo Tessa Violet Debuts New Single 'Games' With Lovelytheband
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 8, 2021

Today, artist and songwriter Tessa Violet has released a brand new single, 'Games,' featuring L.A. indie rock outfit lovelytheband. An official video for the song will be coming soon! 'Games' is a radiant showcase of Tessa's signature songwriting prowess, juxtaposing sweeping melodies against a slow-growing, bombastic arrangement.

Tessa Violet Debuts New Single 'Games' Photo Tessa Violet Debuts New Single 'Games'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 8, 2021

Tessa has also announced an upcoming exclusive livestream event - 'Bad Ideas: The Experience' - which will take place May 12 & 13 as a final celebration of Bad Ideas. The event will be shown three times in various time zones.

Tessa Violet Debuts Official Video For TikTok Viral 'Wishful Drinking' Photo Tessa Violet Debuts Official Video For TikTok Viral 'Wishful Drinking'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 7, 2020

Today, artist and songwriter Tessa Violet has released a brand new animated official video for single 'Wishful Drinking,' a sleeper track from her debut album that catapulted to viral success on TikTok this fall.

VIDEO: Tessa Violet Debuts 'Wishful Drinking' Official Video Photo VIDEO: Tessa Violet Debuts 'Wishful Drinking' Official Video
by Stage Tube - Dec 7, 2020

Today, artist and songwriter Tessa Violet has released a brand new animated official video for single 'Wishful Drinking,' a sleeper track from her debut album that catapulted to viral success on TikTok this fall.

VIDEO: On This Day, November 15- John Leguizamo's LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS Opens On B Photo VIDEO: On This Day, November 15- John Leguizamo's LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS Opens On Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 15, 2020

On this day in 2017, John Leguizamo returned to the Broadway stage with his latest one-man show, Latin History for Morons!

World of Wonder Announces RUPAUL'S DRAG RACE Halloween Special Photo World of Wonder Announces RUPAUL'S DRAG RACE Halloween Special
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 14, 2020

Stay inside this Halloween and join the Queens of VH1’s RuPaul’s Drag Race season 12 as they sashay their way into your home for a very special Halloween eleganza!

VIDEO: On This Day, October 4- Carre Fisher's WISHFUL DRINKING Opens on Broadway Photo VIDEO: On This Day, October 4- Carre Fisher's WISHFUL DRINKING Opens on Broadway
by Stage Tube - Oct 4, 2020

Today we celebrate actor, author, and cultural icon Carrie Fisher, whose one woman show, Wishful Drinking, opened on Broadway on this day in 2009.

TEDxBroadway Announces Virtual Event for November Photo TEDxBroadway Announces Virtual Event for November
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 10, 2020

TEDxBroadway organizers announced today the 9th annual event will be held online this year. The date is set for the virtual event for Tuesday, November 17 at 1pm Eastern.

Broadway Books: 10 Books on Stage Management to Read While Staying Inside! Photo Broadway Books: 10 Books on Stage Management to Read While Staying Inside!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 2, 2020

These books, many of which were written by stage managers either present or former, will teach people looking to break into stage management all about the basics. Some are aimed at students, or those just beginning their careers. With tips and tricks, inside information, and much more, there's something for every aspiring stage manager here!

Drag Race UK Winner The Vivienne Is Coming To Hollywood In New Series On WOW Photo Drag Race UK Winner The Vivienne Is Coming To Hollywood In New Series On WOW
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 24, 2020

‚ÄúThe Vivienne Takes Hollywood‚ÄĚ features UK's first Drag Superstar The Vivienne as she embarks on an adventure to Hollywood where, each week, she'll be joined by a different celebrity co-pilot who helps her along the way to making her first ever music video.¬†

Photo Flashback: Carrie Fisher After a Performance of CENSORED SCENES FROM KING KONG  Photo Photo Flashback: Carrie Fisher After a Performance of CENSORED SCENES FROM KING KONG in 1980
by Walter McBride - Jan 14, 2020

Today we're taking a look back into our archive with this flashback photo of Carrie Fisher after a performance of Censored Scenes From King Kong in 1980.

BWW Review: POSTCARDS FROM THE EDGE & How Carrie Fisher Turned Out the Lights Photo BWW Review: POSTCARDS FROM THE EDGE & How Carrie Fisher Turned Out the Lights
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 23, 2019

A couple weeks ago, Carrie Fisher shut off the lights at a Rise of Skywalker press conference. Someone asked about how Princess Leia would be integrated into the new movie, and JJ Abrams said something about loving Carrie Fisher and something else about lights, and then there were no more lights. It was a spectral technical malfunction, a prank from beyond the grave, something wholly natural in its unnaturalness. Carrie Fisher, who died three years ago on Friday, was indisputably in the room.

Supermodel Beverly Johnson Is Naked Onstage At Delaware Theatre Company Photo Supermodel Beverly Johnson Is Naked Onstage At Delaware Theatre Company
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 22, 2019

Delaware Theatre Company will present Naked!, a solo performance by the world's first black supermodel Beverly Johnson. Co-written by Johnson and Joshua Ravetch, Naked! tells Johnson's story beginning with her groundbreaking photo on the cover of Vogue Magazine.

BWW Interview: Joely Fisher Thrilled To Be On Stage Again - This Time As Andy Garcia' Photo BWW Interview: Joely Fisher Thrilled To Be On Stage Again - This Time As Andy Garcia's Moll in KEY LARGO
by Gil Kaan - Nov 14, 2019

The world premiere adaptation of KEY LARGO, already in previews, will open tonight, November 14, 2019 at the Geffen Playhouse. Packed with award winners all around, Oscar nominated actor Andy Garcia stars as Johnny Rocco in his co-adaptation with Jeffrey Hatcher (based on the play by Maxwell Anderson and the screenplay by Richard Brooks and John Huston). I had the wonderful opportunity to grill Johnny Rocco's moll Gaye Dawn, or rather, to ask a few questions of the wonderful actress who plays her - Joely Fisher.

John Leguizamo's LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS Becomes Highest Solo Grossing Play in Ahman Photo John Leguizamo's LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS Becomes Highest Solo Grossing Play in Ahmanson Theatre History
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 1, 2019

The WOW Agency and Center Theatre Group today announced that Tony Award winner John Leguizamo's one-man play LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS is the highest grossing solo play in Ahmanson Theatre history. Presented by Center Theatre Group at the Ahmanson Theatre, the 40 performance engagement from September 5 a?" October 20 in Los Angeles grossed nearly $3.7 million in sales and was seen by over 55,000 patrons.

LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS Makes its Sarasota Debut Photo LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS Makes its Sarasota Debut
by Stephi Wild - Oct 23, 2019

Following its Tony-nominated hit Broadway run seen by tens of thousands, Tony Award winner John Leguizamo's one-man play LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS will play The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall for its Sarasota debut on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale now.

John Leguizamo Brings LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS To D.C.'s National Theatre Photo John Leguizamo Brings LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS To D.C.'s National Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Oct 22, 2019

Fresh off its Tony-nominated hit Broadway run, Tony Award winner John Leguizamo's one-man play LATIN HISTORY FOR MORONS will play D.C.'s National Theatre from Thursday, November 21 through Saturday, November 23, 2019. The production is the fifth in the venue's 2019-2020 Broadway at the National series, which is set to feature an unprecedented 16 productions.

ONE NOVEMBER YANKEE Makes NYC Premiere At 59E59 Theaters Photo ONE NOVEMBER YANKEE Makes NYC Premiere At 59E59 Theaters
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 17, 2019

Theaters (Val Day, Artistic Director; Brian Beirne, Managing Director) is thrilled to welcome the NYC premiere of ONE NOVEMBER YANKEE, written and directed by Joshua Ravetch. Produced by Delaware Theatre Company, ONE NOVEMBER YANKEE begins performances on Friday, November 29 for a limited engagement through Sunday, December 29. 

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