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Ambassador Theatre (New York, NY)
219 W. 49th St.

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Bob Fosse's DANCIN' is a masterful tribute to the art of movement featuring legendary choreography by Bob Fosse and a score of jazz, classical and pop songs! Fosse was one of the greatest and most influential figures in dance and theatre history, with works including Cabaret, Chicago, Sweet Charity and Pippin, as well as the recipient of two Tony Awards, three Emmys and an Academy Award®.





Steps Beyond Foundation Announces Shows at NYLA
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2018

The Steps Beyond Foundation, Steps on Broadway's non-profit arm which connects artists and community through dialogue, performance, and artistic collaboration, will present two dynamic evenings of dance, June 1-2, at New York Live Arts. Moving Pieces,a benefit performance, will raise funds for their Performance Lab Series and Artists Talks, dance scholarships and community programs at the Hudson Guild and Henry Street Settlement. (more...)

SINGIN' IN THE RAIN Comes to The John W. Engeman Theater
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2018

The John W. Engeman Theater announces the cast and creative team for SINGIN' IN THE RAIN. Performances begin on Thursday, May 17 at 8:00pm and run through Sunday, July 1, 2018. (more...)

Cool Off With STEPS And Friends At NYLA This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2018

???????The Steps Beyond Foundation, Steps on Broadway's non-profit arm which connects artists and community through dialogue, performance, and artistic collaboration, will present two dynamic evenings of dance, June 1-2, at New York Live Arts. Moving Pieces,a benefit performance, will raise funds for their Performance Lab Series and Artists Talks, dance scholarships and community programs at the Hudson Guild and Henry Street Settlement. (more...)

A Weekend Full Of Music Comes To Catskill's Bridge Street Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2018

Hot on the heels of their successful production of Sarah Greenman's play "Leni", Bridge Street Theatre in Catskill presents another of its eclectic musical weekends June 9th and 10th, continuing a tradition the theatre established when it first opened its doors in the spring of 2014. And this time around, audiences will be encouraged not just to listen, but to get up and dance as well! (more...)

Photo Flash: SINGIN' IN THE RAIN Dances Into The John W. Engeman Theater
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2018

The John W. Engeman Theater announces the cast and creative team for SINGIN' IN THE RAIN. Performances begin on Thursday, May 17 at 8:00pm and run through Sunday, July 1, 2018. (more...)

ONCE ON THIS ISLAND's Peggy Eisenhauer and Jules Fisher Win 2018 Tony Award for Best Lighting Design of a Musical
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2018

Peggy Eisenhauer and Jules Fisher have won the 2018 Tony Award for Best Lighting Design of a Musical for ONCE ON THIS ISLAND. (more...)

EUGENE O'NEILL'S THE ICEMAN COMETH's Jules Fisher Wins 2018 Tony Award for Best Lighting Design of a Play
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2018

Jules Fisher ad Peggy Eisenhauer have won the 2018 Tony Award for Best Lighting Design of a Play for EUGENE O'NEILL'S THE ICEMAN COMETH. (more...)

Goodspeed To Host Gala Honoring Sue Frost And Her Commitment To New Musicals
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2018

Goodspeed Musicals is excited to announce that Sue Frost will be the latest recipient of The Goodspeed Award for Outstanding Contribution to Musical Theatre. (more...)

A GIRL & A GUN Returns To London
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2018

Artist, theatre-maker, film buff and Godard-fan Louise Orwin began to wonder about this, and question whether the media's portrayal of women has moved on in the 50 odd years since he made his claim. She thought about this when watching Beyonce's video for 'Videophone' featuring the singer and Lady Gaga dressed in their scanties bearing multi-coloured guns, and the Springbreakers (US film) scene where two teenage girls lie on a bed surrounded by guns, using them as suggestive props... She began to wonder whether anything had moved on at all. (more...)

Todd McKenney and Shane Jacobson Set to Join The Cast of THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2018

In electrifying news for the Rocky Horror Show, it was announced today that theatre, film and television stars Todd McKenney and Shane Jacobson will join the cast for the forthcoming Melbourne season at Her Majesty's Theatre from July 13. Australia's favourite multi-award winning triple threat Todd McKenney will star as Frank N' Furter, a role he has wanted to perform since commencing his career. (more...)

MPAC Presents DANCIN' BROADWAY
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2018

Enjoy a dazzling romp through Broadway musicals and the great dance numbers that made musical theatre history when Dancin' Broadway comes to Mayo Performing Arts Center on Saturday, April 28 at 8 pm. Tickets are $29=$69. (more...)

George Salazar, Joe Iconis, And More Head to Feinstein's/54 Below Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2018

Next Week, FEINSTEIN'S/54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond. To purchase tickets or for more information, visit www.54Below.com/Feinsteins or call (646) 476-3551. (more...)

Danny Howard Releases New ALL THAT DANCIN' EP on Glasgow Underground
by TV News Desk - Mar 23, 2018

Danny Howard returns to historic label Glasgow UNDERGROUND with a brand new EP, 'All That Dancin'. The EP features the two original title tracks in addition to Danny Howard VIP mix and a MR H remix of the Guz collaboration 'All That Dancing'. Due for release on the 23rd March, it's Danny's second release on Kevin Mckay's label following 2017's 'Two Three One' EP. (more...)

Meet the Cast of CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD- Now in Previews!
by Julie Musbach - Mar 22, 2018

Children of a Lesser God begins previews tonight at Studio 54. Get to know the cast below as they begin Broadway performances! (more...)

Paramount Theatre Announces Cast, Design Team for ONCE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2018

Aurora's Paramount Theatre - Chicago's most decorated theater at the 2017 Jeff Awards with the third largest subscriber base in the nation - is excited to present the first Chicago-area regional staging of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical Once to close its 2017-18 Broadway Series. (more...)

British Music Producer Latmun Unveils Anticipated New Release COUNTING TOOL
by TV News Desk - Mar 2, 2018

Esteemed British producer Latmun has delivered his brand new release titled 'Counting Tool', with the record dropping on Green Velvet's 'Relief' imprint today (2nd March). (more...)

The Supergroup That Never Was, Pompeii, Releases Long Lost Album
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2018

Known as “The Supergroup That Never Was,” Corky Laing's POMPEII recorded The Secret Sessions between 1976 and 1978 after a re-introduction to old friend Ian Hunter via Steve Wax of Elektra / Asylum. Laing recalls, “The late 70s was a turbulent time as the musical taste went through a generational change. Punk was just beginning to surface in the rock landscape. It replaced the increasingly complacent era of glam and classic rock with a new confrontational and rebellious attitude. (more...)

Bebe Neuwirth Brings STORIES WITH PIANO to Walnut Creek's Lesher Center for the Arts
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2018

Two-time Tony Award and Emmy Award-winning actress Bebe Neuwirth brings Stories with Piano to Walnut Creek's Lesher Center for the Arts (1601 Civic Dr., Walnut Creek) on Wednesday, May 30 at 7 p.m. for one performance only. Presented by Feinstein's Presents, Feinstein's at the Nikko's series showcasing world-class performers at larger venues throughout the Bay Area, this intimate cabaret-style evening will weave together songs and stories from throughout Bebe's celebrated career. (more...)

Bebe Neuwirth Hosts DANCERS OVER 40 Reunion Of Original Cast Of DANCIN
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2018

Tony Award-winning actress BEBE NEUWIRTH will host the 40th Anniversary and reunion of the original cast of Bob Fosse's Dancin' on March 26th at 7 PM at St. Luke's Theatre, 308 West 46th Street, NYC. The evening, presented by Dancers Over 40, will feature members of the original Broadway cast as well as others that joined the show during the run. Ms. Neuwirth appeared in Dancin' during the final four months of the Broadway engagement. (more...)

They're Already Winners... Counting Off the Tony Awards Already Won by the 2018 Nominees!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2018

The 2018 Tony nominees are already winners... literally. For some, this marks their first nomination, but others have already won Tony Awards in seasons past. We took a look at which nominees have won at least a Tony or two (or nine) - amongst them, they've gathered a total of 88 awards! (more...)

SHOWADDYWADDY Comes to Darlington Hippodrome
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2018

'The Greatest Rock & Roll Band In The World' is a bold statement but Showaddywaddy have lived up to that title as they recently celebrated their 40th anniversary. (more...)

Pop Artist Adam Cola Presents New Single DANCIN' Today, June 8
by TV News Desk - Jun 8, 2018

Montreal-born, Los Angeles-based singer, songwriter and entertainer ADAM COLA returns today (June 8) with 'Dancin'.' Produced and co-written with Los Angeles production crew NO DAYZ OFF (Rellevant, Donye'a G, and Desmond Cope) and DJ/producer Anthony Pisano, 'Dancin' is a feel-good party song loaded with sex appeal. With its anthemic lyrics like 'When we dance together/We'll stay young forever' and pulsating vibe, 'Dancin' continues to promote COLA's mantra of freedom and abandon. (more...)

MOVIN' MELVIN BROWN Gets Toronto Premiere! July 6-15
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2018

Rhythm and Blues legend Movin' Melvin Brown is bringing his unique blend of singing, grooving and shaking to Toronto Fringe 2018! After rave reviews worldwide, Melvin is ready to get Toronto dancing with a full length show packed with iconic tunes, legendary dance moves and good times all around, along with incredible true stories from his fascinating and inspirational life. (more...)

NC Theatre Conservatory Presents PIPPIN
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2018

North Carolina Theatre Conservatory, North Carolina Theatre's flagship training program offering professional instruction in acting, voice and dance for ages three to adult, is excited to bring to the stage its production of Pippin, July 6-8 at the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh. (more...)

BWW Review: OMG! LEGALLY BLONDE Is Back
by Don Grigware - Jun 18, 2018

OMG! You mean, like, Elle Woods isn't from the San Fernando Valley, but from Malibu? Wow! And- she not only attended college locally but got into Harvard Law School? May seem a bit far-fetched or too hard to swallow, but it doesn't matter, because once you've seen Elle in action, she's irresistible: a cross between Goldie Hawn, Glinda from Wicked and a splash of Mary Poppins thrown in for good measure. You're gonna love her, guys, in this grande spanking, freshly blossomed pink rosebud of a show. If you liked Reese Witherspoon, you will adore perky, gorgeous Callandra Olivia and everyone else in the fantastically sugar-coated romp Legally Blonde The Musical currently onstage at Candlelight Pavilion Dinner Theatre. (more...)

Steps Beyond Foundation Announces Shows at NYLA
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2018

The Steps Beyond Foundation, Steps on Broadway's non-profit arm which connects artists and community through dialogue, performance, and artistic collaboration, will present two dynamic evenings of dance, June 1-2, at New York Live Arts. Moving Pieces,a benefit performance, will raise funds for their Performance Lab Series and Artists Talks, dance scholarships and community programs at the Hudson Guild and Henry Street Settlement. (more...)

Photo Flash: North Carolina Theatre Stages PIPPIN
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2018

North Carolina Theatre Conservatory, North Carolina Theatre's flagship training program offering professional instruction in acting, voice and dance for ages three to adult, is excited to bring to the stage its production of Pippin, July 6-8 at the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh. (more...)

Harris Center Announces The 2018-19 Season Of Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2018

Featuring shows from around the world and shows from around the corner, the 2018-19 Season of Performing Arts at the Harris Center for the Arts are now on sale. (more...)

Rising Talent Refeci Delivers His Latest Single TALKIN' BOUT DANCIN'
by TV News Desk - Jul 2, 2018

The young artists in the dance music sphere seem to perpetually set new standards, and 18-year-old Danish native Refeci is no exception.  Shining bright, the producer and DJ reunites once again with Emelie Cyréus to maintain momentum by releasing 'Talkin Bout Dancin'. The latest single, out now on Nordic label disco:wax, is released alongside a striking choreographed music video beautifully painting a lively picture of the song's inspiration and message. (more...)

PIRATES!, Re-Imagined Version of THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE, Will Open In UK In 2019
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2018

Bruce Robert Harris and Jack W. Batman, New Level Productions and Julian Stoneman just announced a new and vibrant revival of Gilbert and Sullivan's hugely popular The Pirates of Penzance. PIRATES!, a bold reinvention of their universally renowned and celebrated show loved by audiences the world over, is conceived, directed and choreographed by Daryl Gray, and will open in the UK in 2019. (more...)

Goodreads Press Publishes Susan L. Schulman's Second Edition Of BACKSTAGE PASS TO BROADWAY
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2018

???????Goodreads Press has published the second edition of Susan L. Schulman's popular memoir, BACKSTAGE PASS TO BROADWAY.  Sub-titled 'MORE True Tales of a Theatre Press Agent,' the second edition includes several new chapters, expanded stories and additional never-before-seen photos from the author's personal collection. (more...)

Barrel Of Monkeys' THAT'S WEIRD, GRANDMA: Stories That Groove Leads March and April
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2018

Barrel of Monkeys is pleased to present THAT'S WEIRD, GRANDMA: Stories That Groove, the company's annual all-musical revue, directed Eunice Woods, with music direction by Jon Schneidman, playing Mondays at 8 pm from March 12 April 9, 2018 at the Neo-Futurist Theater, 5153 N. Ashland Ave. in Chicago. (more...)

SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS Tour to Take The Broad Stage This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2018

The Eli and Edythe Broad Stage in Santa Monica and Eva Price present Small Mouth Sounds by Drama Desk Award winner Bess Wohl (Pretty Filthy), and directed by Tony Award nominee Rachel Chavkin (Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812) for three weeks only, January 11 through 28 with a press opening on January 12. (more...)

Bob Fosse's DANCIN' Original Cast Members to Hold Panels to Celebrate 40th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2018

Dancin' opened on Broadway on March 27, 1978 and ran for four years, and was Bob Fosse's only all-dancing and all-singing musical. To mark this historic event, Dancers Over 40 will assemble a spectacular 'once-in-a-lifetime' panel of original cast members almost exactly to the day of their 1978 debut - March 26, 2018, 7pm at St. Luke's Theater, 308 West 46th Street. (more...)

BWW Review: DIXIE'S NEVER WEAR A TUBE TOP WHILE RIDING A MECHANICAL BULL at Starlight Theatre KC
by Paul Bolton - Feb 14, 2018

Dixie's Tube Top tears into town like a tornado ripping through a trailer park. Dixie Longate stars in this latest installment of comedy from the Tupperware Queen of Mobile. Now showing at the Starlight Theatre in Kansas City Feb 13-18, 2018 (more...)

Steep Canyon Rangers Return to The Ellen Theatre This March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2018

On Friday March 2 at 7:30 PM, STEEP CANYON RANGERS return to jam on The Ellen stage. The GRAMMY Award-winning sextet has spent nearly two decades bending and shaping the Bluegrass aesthetic, wedding it to elements of pop, country, and folk rock to create something original. Steep Canyon Rangers are easily among the hardest working bands in any genre, pulling double duty on their own and as collaborators with Steve Martin. All Seats $27.50. (more...)

The Chase Brock Experience Offering First-Ever Master Class Intensive for 10th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2017

The Chase Brock Experience (CBE), a Brooklyn-based contemporary dance company, recently announced they will celebrate their 10th Anniversary NY Season at Theatre Row's Clurman Theatre from November 27 - December 9, 2017. To further commemorate the company's first 10 years, CBE is excited to announce that they will offer the first-ever CBE Intensive from December 5 through December 8, 2017. (more...)

Boogie In The New Year At CRT's DANCIN' THROUGH THE DECADES New Year's Eve Dance!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2017

Still making plans for New Year's Eve? Why not celebrate at the hottest dance party in Central New York! On December 31st, Cortland Repertory Theatre Downtown is hosting their 3rd Annual community-wide New Year's Eve dance, Dancin' THRU THE DECADES, sponsored by Bailey Place Insurance. The downtown theatre turns into a huge dance floor party starting at 8:00 PM, playing hit dance songs from the 1960's thru today, celebrating a different decade every hour. + (more...)

THE HIP HOP NUTCRACKER Comes to Rochester One Night Only
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2017

The Hip Hop Nutcracker (www.hiphopnutcracker.com), a contemporary dance spectacle set to Tchaikovsky's timeless music, hits the road this holiday season to 28 U.S. cities. The show will perform in Rochester at RBTL's Auditorium Theatre for one night only on December 20! Produced by the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) with Executive Producer, Eva Price, and co-commissioned by the United Palace of Cultural Arts, The Hip Hop Nutcracker will feature Kurtis Blow, one of hip hop's founding fathers, opening the show in most cities with a short set before rapping the introduction. (more...)

Becky G Performs Her Hits At The IHeartRadio Theater In L.A.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2017

Last night, fans of all ages gathered for iHeartRadio Mi Musica with Becky G presented by JCPenney. During the live event that included a Q&A session with host Enrique Santos, Becky performed a selection of songs including her new hit Mayores. Some highlights from the event are below: (more...)

THE HIP HOP NUTCRACKER Tour to Hit United Palace, NJPAC & Kings Theatre for the Holidays
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2017

The Hip Hop Nutcracker, a contemporary dance spectacle set to Tchaikovsky's timeless music, is set to return to the New York and New Jersey area this holiday season. (more...)

John Tartaglia, Marcia Milgrom Dodge, and More Sign On as Muny Season 100 Creatives
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2017

The Muny announced today the directors, choreographers and music directors for The Muny's 2018 centennial season, which opens on June 11 with the first production in the world of Jerome Robbins' Broadway since it's Tony - award winning Broadway and national tour productions. (more...)

BWW Exclusive: 'Tis the Season for Shopping! The 2017 BC/EFA Holiday Gift Guide Has Arrived!
by BroadwayGirl NYC - Dec 11, 2017

It's December, y'all! Time for snow storms, egg nog, those giant ornaments that show up on 6th avenue across the street from Radio City Music Hall. (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: Watch Broadway Icon Bebe Neuwirth's Guest Appearance on THE GOOD FIGHT
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 4, 2018

Bebe Neuwirth guest stars as Judge Claudia Friend on this Sunday's THE GOOD FIGHT. In the upcoming episode, Adrian becomes an overnight celebrity after his candid appearance on a cable news show goes viral. Lucca, who has yet to formally announce her pregnancy, worries about her future at the firm. Meanwhile, Adrian's newfound cable news fame grabs the attention of Chicago's top law firm and the jury of his latest case. Bebe Neuwirth, Matt Walsh and Greta Lee guest star. (more...)

Rome Saladino Salutes Michael Bublé In FEELIN' GOOD At The Boca Black Box
by Carol Kassie - Apr 3, 2018

Multi-talented singer/dancer/actor/choreographer Rome Saladino will celebrate the stylings of Grammy and Juno Award-winner Michael Buble when he brings his newest production Feelin' Good - A Tribute to Michael Buble to the Boca Black Box Center for the Arts on April 20th at 8 pm. (more...)

Smuin Announces 25th Season: Trey McIntyre, World Premiere, More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2018

Marking its quarter-century, Smuin announces a sensational lineup for its 25th Anniversary season featuring the highly-anticipated return of Trey McIntyre, a world premiere by Amy Seiwert and brand new main stage adaptations from Smuin dancers, plus timeless classics by Michael Smuin celebrating an array of music from Gershwin to Nat King Cole. (more...)

FSCJ Artist Series Presents Camp Broadway June 11-15, 2018
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2018

Camp Broadway, presented by the FSCJ Artist Series, returns to Jacksonville for its 18th year from Monday, June 11 - Friday, June 15, 2018 from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. at the FSCJ Nathan H. Wilson Center for the Arts on Florida State College at Jacksonville's South Campus. (more...)

La Mirada & McCoy Rigby Announce 41st Season, Leslie Uggams in STORMY WEATHER, A NIGHT WITH JANIS JOPLIN, and More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2018

Tony-nominated LA MIRADA THEATRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS & McCOY RIGBY ENTERTAINMENT are thrilled to announce its 41st season of shows. (more...)

Musicians On Call & ACM Lifting Lives Kick Off New Weekly Bedside Performance Program
by TV News Desk - Apr 17, 2018

Musicians On Call, a nonprofit that brings live and recorded music to the bedsides of patients in healthcare facilities, officially launched its latest weekly Bedside Performance Programs at Sunrise Health System hospitals today in Las Vegas. The programs are made possible through a $150,000 endowment from ACM Lifting Lives®, the philanthropic arm of the Academy of Country Music. The launch event, which took place at Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, included a special performance by Warner Music Nashville recording artist Michael Ray for the hospital's patients and caregivers. (more...)

BWW Feature: Bob Fosse's DANCIN' Celebrates Its 40th Anniversary and Cast Reunion at the Dancers Over 40 Event
by Valerie-Jean Miller - Apr 14, 2018

As a way of introducing myself as the new DANCE REVIEWER for Broadway World L. A., I am reporting on an historic event in which I participated at St. Luke's Theatre on March 26th, 2018 in NYC: the 40th-year anniversary and reunion of the cast members of the opening of Tony Award-Winning Bob Fosse's Dancin' on Broadway at The Broadhurst Theatre on March 27, 1978. (more...)

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