Chess Broadway - 2003 Broadway Articles Page 285

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by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2004
ight Records founder Kurt Deutsch will gather the all-star cast of the recent Actors Fund of American benefit concert of the Galt MacDermont-Gerome Ragni-James Radio musical HAIR for a marathon all-day recording session on Friday, October 1. The recording, to be produced by Deutsch and Joel Moss, will feature the complete score and original orchestrations of the classic '60's musical. Benefit producer and musical director Seth Rudetsky will conduct the recording.
by Robert Diamond - Sep 26, 2004
As a last minute replacement for Idina Menzel in the Hair Actors' Fund Benefit Concert, Julie Garnye brought down the house. We checked in with this talented up-and-comer for the scoop...
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2004
Two encore performances, at 7pm and 9pm on Sept. 28th!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2004
Neil Berg's much lauded tribute to the Great White Way, 100 YEARS OF BROADWAY, returns with a new show to the recently renovated 800-seat Tarrytown Music Hall on Saturday, October 9, 2004, at 8PM.
by Pati Buehler - Sep 20, 2004
Neil talks about his 2 shows in the New York Musical Theatre Festival.
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 Craig Brockman - Sep 12, 2003
Seth Rudetsky gives us the inside scoop on this year's Actors' Fund benefit.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2004
NEIL Berg's much lauded tribute to the Great White Way, 100 YEARS OF BROADWAY, returns with a new show to the recently renovated 800-seat Tarrytown Music Hall on Saturday, October 9, 2004, at 8PM. If you yearn for an evening of all the great Broadway musical numbers, sung by all the great Broadway stars without the distraction of dialogue, this is it!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2004
Autumn Stages is proud to announce that the U.S. Premiere of Women on the Verge of HRT by Marie Jones (Stones in His Pockets on Broadway), directed by Tony-nominee Lynne Taylor-Corbett (Swing! on Broadway) originally scheduled to close on October 17th will be extending until Ocotber 31st at the Irish Arts Center (located at 553 West 51st St. btwn. 10th and 11th).
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2004
The cast of the Nov. 29th concert will include a choir of 80, full orchestra and several stars.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2004
Ars Nova presents Deconstructing with Seth Rudetsky: The Brady Bunch Variety Hour, back by popular demand! When love for 'The Brady Bunch' veers toward obsession, Seth Rudetsky is there to deliver running commentary, scene dissection and hilariously harsh judgments on video clips from the beloved American 70s television show. Sunday, November 14th at 7:00 PM at Ars Nova (511 West 54th Street, just west of 10th Ave.).
by Linda Lenzi - Nov 30, 2004
On Nov. 29th, to commemorate World AIDS Day, the concert raised nearly $93,000 for the organization, making it a resounding success.
by Robert Diamond - Nov 30, 2004
Exclusive photo coverage of the afternoon rehearsal for the Pippin benefit concert.
by Robert Diamond - Nov 28, 2004
Exclusive photos from Pippin's weekend rehearsals.
by BWW - Nov 23, 2004
On November 29 to commemorate World AIDS Day, the star-studded concert of Stephen Schwartz's acclaimed PIPPIN will take place.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2004
On November 29th, 2004, to commemorate World AIDS Day, one of this year's most exciting theatrical events will take place: a star-studded concert presentation of Stephen Schwartz's acclaimed musical, PIPPIN. The concert will take place at The Manhattan Center's Grand Ballroom at 311 West 34th Street (at 34th and 8th Avenue) at 7PM.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2004
On November 29th, 2004, to commemorate World AIDS Day, one of this year's most exciting theatrical events will take place: a star-studded concert presentation of Stephen Schwartz's acclaimed musical, PIPPIN. The concert will take place at The Manhattan Center's Grand Ballroom at 311 West 34th Street (at 34th and 8th Avenue) at 7PM.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2004
As announced previously, the cast of the November 29th Concert of Stephen Schwartz's PIPPIN will include a choir of 80, full orchestra and several Broadway notables. The concert will take place at The Manhattan Center's Grand Ballroom at 311 West 34th Street (at 34th and 8th Avenue) at 7PM.
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2005
Tony and Drama Desk nominee, Theatre World Award winner, and current star of the Tony-winning Broadway hit Avenue Q, Stephanie D'Abruzzo, will cross Eighth Avenue to make her long-awaited solo cabaret debut on Monday, May 23, at 7 p.m. at Birdland.
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 3, 2005
The 2006 revival of A Chorus Line will play at San Franciso's Curran Theatre in its original Bennett staging.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2005
Adam Fleming & Natalie Joy Johnson are 'Postponed Indefinitely' at Feinstein's at the Regency will perform at 8:30 PM on March 28th.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2005
One performance only at The Zipper Theatre on Monday, April 11, 2005 at 8pm.
by BWW - Mar 15, 2005
Hosted by Rob Evan, some of Broadway's brightest stars will perform the music of up and coming composer Neil Berg.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2005
The Duplex Cabaret Theatre welcomes Broadway and Cabaret performer Christiane Noll to their stage for a one-night-only concert event on Monday, March 7th @ 7pm.
by Pati Buehler - Jul 22, 2004
Lea brought her new concert to the Lenape Performing Arts Center...
by Pati Buehler - Jul 19, 2004
Full coverage and interviews on the new concert staging...
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2005
Manhattan Theatre Club (Lynne Meadow, Artistic Director; Barry Grove, Executive Producer) proudly announces complete casting for the upcoming production of MOONLIGHT & MAGNOLIAS by Ron Hutchinson, directed by Lynne Meadow.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2005
The Public Theater, George C. Wolfe, producer; Mara Manus, executive director, announces the New York premiere of THE CONTROVERSY OF VALLADOLID, an exciting new masterwork by French playwright and screenwriter Jean-Claude Carrière that brings to life the stunning real-life debates of the Catholic Church in the 16th century, as it tried to determine whether or not natives an ocean away were indeed human.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2005
Ken Davenport and Robyn Goodman today announced that the international search for the fifth member of ALTAR BOYZ is over. Matthew (who has taken the secular name Scott Porter) was recently discovered singing for thousands of dedicated worshippers at Disney World and Universal Studios in Florida, all without forsaking the boy-band roots that have allowed him to open for Orleans and 98 Degrees.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2005
The cast of 'JOY' features Becca Ayers (Sarah, Plan and Tall) as Elsa, Ben Curtis (of 'Dude, you're gettin' a Dell' fame) as Christian, Harris Doran (Actors' Fund Hair) as Paul, Gavin Esham (Naked Boys Singing) as Corey, Natalie Joy Johnson (Bare: a pop opera) as Kegan, Brian Patacca (The Donkey Show) as Matt/Adam, Christopher Sloan (Insomnia) as Gabriel and Sheridan Wright (The Producers) as Darryl. Gregory Marcel (Funeral Games) serves as the male swing.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2005
Actress/singer Julia Murney will perform a one-night-only concert at Birdland on Monday, February 7th at 7pm. This evening is part of The Winter Season, presented by Jim Caruso in association with TheaterMania.com, which features top Broadway and cabaret performers at the world-class music room. There is a $25 cover and $10 food/drink minimum.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2005
Complete casting was announced today for the upcoming Broadway production of LENNON, the world premiere musical based on the life and songs of John Lennon. The cast includes Will Chase, Chuck Cooper, Julie Danao, Mandy Gonzalez, Marcy Harriell, Chad Kimball, Terrence Mann, Julia Murney, and Michael Potts.
by Craig Brockman - Feb 7, 2005
Photos from Julia Murney's hot gig at Birdland
by Pati Buehler - Feb 5, 2004
Young Miss Foster looks 17 and sings like she's been part of musical theater well beyond her years.
by Jake Brunger - Feb 25, 2005
Nathan Lane wins Best Actor, David Schwimmer comes to the West End and more on the Olivier Awards.
by Craig Brockman - Feb 22, 2004
Barrett Foa, who understudies Rod/Princeton in Avenue Q already has some quite an intriguing list of roles to his credit. In the following interview, Barrett shares his thoughts on workshops, concerts, and his experience joing the Avenue Q family!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2005
The Honorable William Jefferson Clinton and Barbra Streisand (Honorary Chairs), with Young Playwrights Inc. and producers Richard Maltby, Jr., Kevin Stites and Sheri M. Goldhirsch are proud to present 'CHILDREN AND ART,' a spectacular musical gala evening in celebration of Stephen Sondheim's 75th birthday, for one performance only at Broadway's New Amsterdam Theatre (214 West 42nd Street) on Monday, March 21, 2005 (7:30 p.m. curtain), the eve of Sondheim's birthday.
by Craig Brockman - Feb 17, 2004
Kate Shindle, who will be presenting her 'Me and My Shadow' at the Ars Nova on February 22nd recently took time out to talk about her life before and after becoming Miss America, her career and more!
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.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2005
Altar Boyz choreographer Christopher Gattelli is teaching an Altar Boyz Dance workshop along with the cast.