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by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2004
The National Alliance for Musical Theatre (NAMT) has announced the casting for its 16th Annual Festival of New Musicals, which will be held at the new DODGER STAGES on Sunday, October 3 and Monday, October 4, 2004.
by Jan Nargi - Oct 3, 2004
Brilliant performances ignite this August Wilson masterpiece, as Gem of the Ocean captivates its audience and never lets go.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2004
Casting has been announced for GOOD VIBRATIONS, the new musical featuring the songs of Brian Wilson and The Beach Boys, which will come to Broadway this December. Directed and choreographed by John Carrafa (Tony Award nominee for Urinetown and Into the Woods), GOOD VIBRATIONS will begin preview performances on December 20, 2004 at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre (230 West 49th Street). The official opening date is January 27, 2005.
by Robert Diamond - Nov 5, 2004
Laurence Maslon authored the companion coffee table book to the recent hit PBS series, BROADWAY: The American Musical. For that special, he also wrote two of the episodes, and the accompanying booklet for the CD set. It seemed a perfect time to check in with this theater historian on the book, the TV special, and of course - about Broadway.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2004
'THE MUMMY,' a new comic opera with music by George Quincy and libretto by Thayer Burch suggested by the 1930's film, will give four staged readings directed by Sue Lawless, on Saturday, December 4 and 11 at 8 PM and Sunday, December 5th and 12th at 3 pm at The Actor's Temple, 339 West 47th Street (between 8th and 9th Avenues.)
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2005
The Music of Frank Wildhorn will play four shows at Joe's Pub throughout September
by Robert Diamond - May 11, 2004
Brian D'Arcy James, Glory Crampton, William Michals, Angela Covington, Jeri Sager, Danny Zolli and other Broadway vets are coming to Tarrytown for one night only celebrating 100 years of great Broadway show tunes and Neil's 40th birthday.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2005
Broadway star CAPATHIA JENKINS (CAROLINE, OR CHANGE, THE CIVIL WAR, THE LOOK OF LOVE) and award-winning composer LOUIS ROSEN join forces March 20 and 27 at Joe's Pub for a new musical evening called 'PHENOMENAL WOMAN,' celebrating the poetry of Maya Angelou.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2005
Maureen McGovern has committed to playing the March matriarch on the 30-stop national tour of Little Women
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2005
Broadway's best musical theater vocalists will gather at the Irvington Town Hall Theater this Sunday, January 9th at 8PM to perform A Benefit Concert/Fundraiser for the Tsunami Relief Fund. This Broadway night features the most popular and memorable songs written for the Great White Way. The urgency of this event is obvious, and all proceeds will go directly to the American Red Cross Tsunami Relief Fund.
by Jake Brunger - Feb 6, 2004
The National Theatre unveil 16 new shows whilst awards madness dominates the theatre scene, with Jerry Springer scoring a hat trick.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2005
Drama Desk Award-winning Melting Pot Theatre Company (Artistic Director Larry Hirschhorn, Managing Director Sean Patrick Flahaven) is proud to present the world premiere of Garth Wingfield's drama about the enigmatic Charles Lindbergh, in Flight at the Lucille Lortel Theatre (121 Christopher St. between Hudson and Bleecker St.). Previews begin Sunday, May 8th at 7 PM; opens Monday, May 16th at 7 PM; and closes June 19th, running Mondays, Wednesdays - Fridays at 8 PM, Saturdays at 2 PM & 8 PM and Sundays at 3 PM. Tickets are $55 and may be purchased by calling Ticket Central at 212.279.4200 or by visiting For more information, please visit
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2005
San Diego - The Old Globe is pleased to present the world-premiere musical Himself and Nora, by Jonathan Brielle (composer and co-lyricist) and Sheila Walsh (author and co-lyricist), directed by Globe Associate Artist Joseph Hardy and Jeff Calhoun. This fascinating new piece about James Joyce and his relationship with his lover and 'muse' Nora Barnacle runs in the Old Globe Theatre March 16 through April 24 (press opening: March 24).
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2005
CAPATHIA JENKINS, who recently played The Washing Machine in the Tony-nominated Broadway musical CAROLINE, OR CHANGE and has also received raves for her roles in THE CIVIL WAR and THE LOOK OF LOVE, will join award-winning composer LOUIS ROSEN for a new musical evening called 'PHENOMENAL WOMAN,' celebrating the poetry of Maya Angelou.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2005
For the third consecutive year, the League of American Theatres and Producers, Inc., has awarded New York Education Grants to Broadway-related audience development programs with schools, community outreach, and other social organizations.
by Michael Dale - Feb 1, 2005
The new musical adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's classic novel has all the warmth and artistry of a very special episode of a certain 80's sitcom.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2004
Entertainment Events Inc., and Waxman Williams Entertainment with Robert Dragotta, will present the US premiere of We're Still Hot, the award-winning musical from Canada, that tells the story of four 50+ women putting together a show for their 35th high school reunion. We're Still Hot, with a book by JJ McColl and score by Ms. McColl and Rueben Gurr, has taken Canada by storm, performing for sold out engagements in Ontario, British Columbia, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island. Sue Wolf will direct.
by Michael Dale - Aug 19, 2004
Des McAnuff's production can't bring this anemic material to life.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2005
All-star cast including original stars Jessica Molaskey, Andrea Burns, Brooks Ashmanskas and many more to sing 'Songs For A New World' backed by a 90-piece Orchestra.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2005
NEIL BERG presents his ALL NEW tribute to the Great White Way, 100 YEARS OF BROADWAY, at the newly renovated 800-seat Tarrytown Music Hall on Saturday, May 21, 2005, at 8PM.