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by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2013
Curtains up! AIR TWYLA propels Pacific Northwest Ballet into its new season with a trio of works by its first artist-in-residence, renowned choreographer Twyla Tharp. The program includes the world premiere of Waiting at the Station with a commissioned score by New Orleans music legend Allen Toussaint. Sharing the program with Waiting at the Station are the Scottish-inspired Brief Fling (a PNB premiere) and Tharp's homage to Ol' Blue Eyes and ballroom dance, the unforgettable Nine Sinatra Songs. AIR TWYLA runs for only seven performances, tonight, September 27 - October 6 at Seattle Center's Marion Oliver McCaw Hall.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2005
This fall, cries ofrevolt rock the Roman Capitol - and The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey- in Shakespeare's brilliant political thriller, Julius Caesar. Loyalty,honor and betrayal collide in this searing tale of revolution, in which omensof doom and deadly conspiracies erupt into civil war, and leaders rise and falllike the tides.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2005
Fyvush Finkel will perform songs from his CD It's Never Too Late at Lincoln Center's Damrosch Park in celebration of his 83rd birthday on September 18th
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2005
The venerable Folksbiene Yiddish Theatre will present its Lifetime Achievement Award to Emmy-winning actor FYVUSH FINKEL at a gala benefit on Sunday, October 30 at NYU's Kimmel Center Rosenthal Pavilion, 60 Washington Square South.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2006
Legendary stage and screen actors Eli Wallach and Anne Jackson will be among the performers reading from famous speeches today from noon to 1:30 PM
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2006
Two 2006 Tony Award nominees for Best Actress--Kate Burton and Cynthia Nixon--will join a distinguished cast of other award-winners, to honor Eli Wallach and Anne Jackson on June 19
by Pat Cerasaro - May 17, 2010
Yesterday, BWW interviewer Pat Cerasaro conducted an InDepth InterView with legendary Tony-winning set and costume designer Santo Loquasto which will be featured on BWW in the coming weeks, as well as his input on a feature article detailing the Grand Design of twelve-time Tony-nominated revival of FENCES which is currently playing. The following is his courteous and diplomatic response to being nominated for a Tony for his work on this season's revival of RAGTIME only to subsequently have the nomination removed on the basis that the Tony committee now feels his work is ineligible due to having created the costumes for the original production of the show and any new work done for the revival being largely a recreation.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2006
Carleton Carpenter, Carole Cook, Bob Dishy, Olympia Dukakis, Anita Gillette, George S. Irving and Charlotte Rae are among those who will play the lively senior citizens of 70, Girls, 70, presented at Encores! from March 30th through April 2nd
by Stephen Sorokoff - Mar 16, 2014
54 Below has presented the phenomenally entertaining Fyvush Finkel in a show that is a musical celebration of the 91 year old's long career. It is fitting that "broadway's nightclub" feature a masterful entertainer who 80 years ago was a star in the pre broadway Yiddish Theater. Check out a look back at his recent concert below!
by Walter McBride - Mar 14, 2014
Fyvush Finkel previewed his performance at 54 Below. BroadwayWorld was there to capture the moment. Look below to check out some of the photos from the night!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2014
Coming up this week, 54 BELOW, the performance venue located just below the legendary Studio 54 at 254 West 54th Street, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz and beyond:
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2006
Due to increased demand, extra seating has been added for the June 19th tribute to Anne Jackson and Eli Wallach, 'A Life in the Theatre--Onstage and Off.'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2006
Gary Crocker of Kansas City, MO has been announced as the Grand Prize Winner of the A Life in the Theatre trivia contest
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2006
Audience members at the June 19 tribute to Eli Wallach and Anne Jackson, 'A Life in the Theatre--Onstage and Off,' will have the opportunity to bid on a variety of exclusive theatrical items--including dinner with Michael Cerveris
by Stephen Sorokoff - Jun 30, 2014
Barrington Stage Company presented the phenomenally entertaining Fyvush Finkel in a show that is a musical celebration of the 91 year old's long career last night. It is fitting that after a sold out run of his 54 Below nightclub debut Mr. Finkel chose William Finn's Cabaret as his next cabaret appearance. Berkshire audiences were treated to this masterful entertainer who 80 years ago was a star in the pre broadway Yiddish Theater. Check out a look at last nights concert In Barrington's Sydelle and Lee Blatt Performing Arts Center's Mr. Finn's Cabaret.
by Kerry Long - Jun 20, 2006
'A Life in the Theatre--Onstage and Off,' a star-studded tribute to Anne Jackson and Eli Wallach, took place on June 19th at Symphony Space
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2005
Mandy Patinkin starred in a gala concert at Carnegie Hall on June 16th in which theatre legends Anne Jackson and Elli Wallach were also honored
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2006
Two-time Academy Award nominee Marsha Mason (The Goodbye Girl) will fly from Chicago to New York next Monday, to join the cast honoring Anne Jackson and Eli Wallach in 'A Life in the Theatre--Onstage and Off;' The event will take place on June 19th at Symphony Space
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2011
Tresa Hughes, nominated for a Tony Award in 1961 for her work as a supporting actress in The Devil's Advocate, passed away on July 24. She was 81 years old.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2005
The production will play a pre-Broadway engagement at San Francisco's Curran Theatre September 13th to October 9th.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2006
Hunter Foster, Terrence Mann, Kaitlin Hopkins and Fyvush Finkel will star in Party Come Here, playing from September 25th through September 28th at the TBG Theatre as one of the 'invited' musicals of the New York Musical Theatre Festival
by Walter McBride - Feb 25, 2014
54 Below's upcoming acts, including Emmy Award-winner Fyvush Finkel (TV's 'Picket Fences,' 'Boston Public'; the film A Serious Man; on stage, Little Shop of Horrors, Cafe Crown); Tony Award-winner Beth Leavel (The Drowsy Chaperone, Elf , 42nd Street,Show Boat, Crazy for You), and Tony Award-winning singer/songwriter Stew (Passing Strange), recently gathered at the venue for a press performance. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the speical preview below!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2005
Michael Vale, who played Fred the Baker in the popular Dunkin' Donuts commericals and who originated the role of Xanthias in The Frogs, has passed away at the age of 83
Stephen Lee Anderson, Stephen Bogardus, Patti Cohenour and More to Lead Steve Martin's BRIGHT STAR at The Old Globe; Walter Bobbie Directs!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2014
The Old Globe today announced the full cast and creative team for the World Premiere of Bright Star, a new American musical featuring music by Edie Brickell and Steve Martin, lyrics by Brickell, and book by Martin, based on an original story by Martin and Brickell. Directed by Walter Bobbie, Bright Star will run September 13 - November 2, 2014 on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Globe's Conrad Prebys Theatre Center. Preview performances run September 13 - September 27. Opening night is Sunday, September 28 at 7:00 p.m. Single tickets go on sale on Friday, August 8 at noon.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2005
The 19th Annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction will be held Sunday, September 25 from 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM in Shubert Alley & West 44th Street.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2005
Martin Charnin will direct and provide lyrics for Shelly Burch's solo show There's Always One More Song to Sing, which will run at Seattle's Crepe de Paris this fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2013
Curtains up! AIR TWYLA propels Pacific Northwest Ballet into its new season with a trio of works by its first artist-in-residence, renowned choreographer Twyla Tharp. The program includes the world premiere of Waiting at the Station with a commissioned score by New Orleans music legend Allen Toussaint. Sharing the program with Waiting at the Station are the Scottish-inspired Brief Fling (a PNB premiere) and Tharp's homage to Ol' Blue Eyes and ballroom dance, the unforgettable Nine Sinatra Songs. AIR TWYLA runs for only seven performances, September 27 â€“ October 6 at Seattle Center's Marion Oliver McCaw Hall. Tickets start at $28 and may be purchased by calling 206.441.2424, online at pnb.org, or in person at the PNB Box Office at 301 Mercer Street. AIR TWYLA is made possible through the generous support of presenting sponsor The Paul G. Allen Family Foundation.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2007
Eli Wallach and Anne Jackson will be among the performers taking part in the live version of Guy Maddin's 2003 film Brand Upon the Brain! at the Village East Cinema, May 9 - 15.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014
Variety writes that Broadway, film and television actor Mitchell Jason passed away on March 11, 2014. He was 92.