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HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL 2 Runs at Artists' Studio Center in Indianapolis Thru 9/27
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2009

High School Musical 2 premiered at The Artists' Studio Center for the Performing Arts on Friday, September 04, 2009 and runs to Sunday, September 27, 2009 (more...)

WIZARDS AND FOOLS Opens Friday
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2015

Actors Forum Theatre and Magic Tree Productions present Brandon Scott's Wizards and Fools: The Hallows' Fool Moon Magic Show produced by Audrey M. Singer and Brandon Scott.  The show is centered around a quirky family preparing for a Hallows' Eve and night of the Fools Moon, a very special night as it happens only once every 100 years.   (more...)

Sandy Duncan's Mame at Barrington Stage Co Oct 4-15
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2006

Stage and screen actress Sandy Duncan will 'coax the blues right out of the horn,' as she makes her Barrington Stage debut as the glamorous Mame Dennis in a semi-staged concert version of Jerry Herman's legendary musical 'Mame,' directed by Julianne Boyd. BSC's first fall production in its new home in Pittsfield, at 30 Union Street, will run for two weeks from October 4 through 15. (more...)

Photo Flash: The Gang's All Here! Meet the Company of FRIENDS! THE MUSICAL PARODY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2017

Ross, Rachel, Chandler, Monica, Joey, Phoebe and Gunther are back! Lynn Shore Entertainment, Theater Mogul and McSmith Family Entertainment present FRIENDS! The Musical Parody, the unauthorized parody of the hit TV show by the creators of Bayside! The Saved by the Bell Musical and 90210! The Musical. Performances are set to begin on October 13 at St. Luke's Theatre (308 West 46th Street - between 8th & 9th Avenues) and continue through December 31. The company just held its first rehearsal, and BroadwayWorld is excited to share photos below! (more...)

Tony-Winning 'Virginia Woolf' Star Arthur Hill Dies at 84
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2006

Arthur Hill, who created the role of George in the original Broadway production of Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, has passed away at the age of 84 (more...)

Mary Cleere Haran Sings Harry Warren at Feinstein's, Oct. 25-Nov. 5
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2005

Mary Cleere Haran will perform Lullaby of Broadway: The Harry Warren Songbook at Feinstein's at the Regency from October 25th through November 5th (more...)

Ed Dixon and Scott Jaeck Lead Cast of INHERIT THE WIND at The Cleveland Play House
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2009

Veteran actors Ed Dixon and Scott Jaeck lead the cast of The Cleveland Play House production of Inherit the Wind, written by Jerome Lawrence & Robert Edwin Lee and directed by Associate Artistic Director Seth Gordon. (more...)

VIDEO: Life with WILL & GRACE Back is a Cabaret! Jack and Karen Sing Out in This Deleted Scene
by Stage Tube - Oct 15, 2017

The Gang's All Here and we couldn't be happier to have our chums back on television. With so many great jokes to be made, not all can make it to the final cut. Watch this deleted scene below in which we get a taste of Jack's Emcee! (more...)

Bring the PEANUTS Gang Home for the Holidays with New Seasonal Treats from NESTLE CRUNCH
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2015

As the beloved world of Charles Schulz hits the big screen on November 6 in The Peanuts Movie, families will be able to bring the experience home with festive treats from NESTLE CRUNCH. (more...)

Marcovicci, Broadway by the Year and Pacheco Part of Town Hall's 2009 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2008

The Town Hall, Times Square's landmark concert venue, is pleased to announce its 2009 season lineup. Headliners include two-time Grammy nominee Mariza, Grammy-nominated Celtic and folk fiddler Natalie MacMaster, Grammy-nominated bossa nova singer Bebel Gilberto, Golden Globe nominee Andrea Marcovicci's Birthday Concert and Grammy Award-winning King of Salsa Johnny Pacheco. Also appearing are stars from ABC's Dancing With the Stars and BBC's Strictly Come Dancing, the Doo Wop & Rock N' Roll Reunion, and Romulo's Tango Ensemble, and finally, the return of the popular hit series Broadway by the Year. (more...)

BWW Reviews: THE ADDAMS FAMILY Moves into the Majestic
by Erin Privratsky - May 8, 2013

They're creepy and they're kooky, mysterious and spooky, they're altogether ooky, the Addams Family. I bet you just sang that in your head as you read it, am I right? You maybe event went back to read it again, snapping your fingers through the imaginary iconic musical intro to one of the most memorable television show theme songs in history. (more...)

CARMEN MIRANDA- The Lady In The Tutti Frutti Hat Opens At Hudson Backstage, 5/28
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2010

'Carmen Miranda- The Lady in the Tutti Frutti Hat.' World Premiere engagement of a new musical. Written by Sam Mossler. Directed by Adam Schlachter. Musical director: Dennis Kaye. Choreographed by Daniel Coffman. Presented by Tocayo Productions, Inc. in association with Hudson Theatricals. Magi Avila toplines the cast of eleven. (more...)

CARMEN MIRANDA- The Lady In The Tutti Frutti Hat Opens At Hudson Backstage, 5/28
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2010

'Carmen Miranda- The Lady in the Tutti Frutti Hat.' World Premiere engagement of a new musical. Written by Sam Mossler. Directed by Adam Schlachter. Musical director: Dennis Kaye. Choreographed by Daniel Coffman. Presented by Tocayo Productions, Inc. in association with Hudson Theatricals. Magi Avila toplines the cast of eleven. (more...)

CARMEN MIRANDA- The Lady In The Tutti Frutti Hat Opens At Hudson Backstage, 5/28
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2010

'Carmen Miranda- The Lady in the Tutti Frutti Hat.' World Premiere engagement of a new musical. Written by Sam Mossler. Directed by Adam Schlachter. Musical director: Dennis Kaye. Choreographed by Daniel Coffman. Presented by Tocayo Productions, Inc. in association with Hudson Theatricals. Magi Avila toplines the cast of eleven. (more...)

Opera Columbus Presents THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE, 6/ 10 - 12
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2011

OPERA COLUMBUS AND CAPA PRESENT THE NEW YORK GILBERT & SULLIVAN PLAYERS IN THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE (more...)

Photo Flash: The Gang's All Here! First Look at GLEE's 100th Episode with Kristin Chenoweth, Diana Agron & Others
by BWW Special Coverage - Mar 6, 2014

GLEE's upcoming 100th episode, will feature a slew of familiar faces, including Diana Agron, Kristin Chenoweth, Amber Riley, Mark Salling, Harry Shum Jr., and more - today, the Fox has released a first look at the original gang back at McKinley High. Check them out below! (more...)

New-York Historical Society to Host Free Friday Concerts and Films, Spring 2013
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2013

The New-York Historical Society is proud to announce a partnership with Bank of America to bring free cultural programming to the Upper West Side on Friday nights in the spring of 2013. (more...)

Davi, O'Malley Join Cast Of BROADWAY MUSICALS OF 1931 3/30
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2009

Academy Award winner F. Murray Abraham (Amadeus), Mara Davi (The Drowsy Chaperone) and Kerry O'Malley (White Christmas) will join the cast of Broadway Musicals of 1931 on MONDAY, MARCH 30th, which is presented by The Town Hall (Executive and Artistic Director Lawrence Zucker). Now in its ninth season, the critically acclaimed Broadway By The Year® series is known for great singing and spectacular Broadway dancing. The series is created, written and hosted by Scott Siegel for The Town Hall. (more...)

Davi, O'Malley Join Cast Of BROADWAY MUSICALS OF 1931 3/30
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2009

Academy Award winner F. Murray Abraham (Amadeus), Mara Davi (The Drowsy Chaperone) and Kerry O'Malley (White Christmas) will join the cast of Broadway Musicals of 1931 on MONDAY, MARCH 30th, which is presented by The Town Hall (Executive and Artistic Director Lawrence Zucker). Now in its ninth season, the critically acclaimed Broadway By The Year® series is known for great singing and spectacular Broadway dancing. The series is created, written and hosted by Scott Siegel for The Town Hall. (more...)

Oscar, Denman, Zien, Pittu, Yazbeck, Akers & More Appear in Bway Musicals of 1931 at Town Hall March 30
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2009

The Town Hall (Executive and Artistic Director Lawrence Zucker) continues its ninth season of the critically acclaimed Broadway By The Year? series with the Broadway Musicals of 1931 on MONDAY, MARCH 30th. The series is created, written and hosted by Scott Siegel for The Town Hall. (more...)

JAWS, CABARET, MY FAIR LADY, THE KID and More Set for 2015 CAPA Summer Movie Series
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2015

The CAPA Summer Movie Series, the longest-running classic film series in America, celebrates its 45th anniversary in 2015 with an impressive assembly of classics, cult favorites, and beloved films. The 2015 series will run today, June 5-August 9 at the historic Ohio Theatre (39 E. State St.) and will feature 29 films over nine weeks (no films scheduled for the week of the Fourth of July). (more...)

CARMEN MIRANDA- The Lady In The Tutti Frutti Hat Closes At Hudson Backstage 6/27
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2010

'Carmen Miranda- The Lady in the Tutti Frutti Hat.' World Premiere engagement of a new musical. Written by Sam Mossler. Directed by Adam Schlachter. Musical director: Dennis Kaye. Choreographed by Daniel Coffman. Presented by Tocayo Productions, Inc. in association with Hudson Theatricals. Magi Avila toplines the cast of eleven. (more...)

Opera Unlimited to Present THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2015

The students of the Opera Unlimited Summer Youth Opera Day Camp will present a fully-staged abridged production of Gilbert and Sullivan's operetta The Pirates of Penzance on July 10th and 11th at 7 PM in the Highland High School Performing Arts Center. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Cabaret Stars and Mabel Mercer Foundation Salute a Bountiful Group of Centenary Celebrating Legends at Weill Recital Hall
by Alix Cohen - Jun 11, 2015

This year is the centennial of entertainment legends such as vocalists Billie Holliday and Edith Piaf, singer-actors Frank Sinatra and Alice Faye, composers Billy Strayhorn and Bart Howard, and pianist Cy Walter. In its annual tribute concert, The Mabel Mercer Foundation celebrated all these artists in 1915: It Was a Very Good Year at Carnegie Hall's Weill Recital Hall, presenting a great variety of musical talent, each with a personal take. (more...)

Opera Columbus Presents THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE, 6/ 10 - 12
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2011

OPERA COLUMBUS AND CAPA PRESENT THE NEW YORK GILBERT & SULLIVAN PLAYERS IN THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE (more...)

MTC School of Performing Arts Presents Disney's High School Musical 2 8/6-7
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2010

Music Theatre of Connecticut School of the Performing Arts presents 'Disney's High School Musical 2,' a fully staged and costumed production performed by MTC School of Performing Arts students, ages seven and up. (more...)

Glee-Cap: Loser Like Me/Homecoming; LIVE Recap!
by Robert Lawlor - Jan 9, 2015

My dearest fellow Gleeks, When I first signed on to recap Glee way back during season two, I never imagined what this experience would be like and just how grateful I would be to bring you all the wonderful world of Glee from my odd, ridiculous, and sassy perspective. As we enter the final season, I want to thank you all for being with me through this journey and I hope that you've enjoyed it half as much as I have. Tonight, we begin a season of goodbyes, but let's enjoy the season ahead with all the music, drama, and lord knows what else. Let's embark on this last midnight train going anywhere, Gleeks. (more...)

N-Y Historical Society Announces March 2013 Events
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2013

All programs are presented at the New-York Historical Society unless otherwise noted. (more...)

New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players to Bring PIRATES OF PENZANCE to MPAC, 2/5
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2016

Swashbuckling buccaneers, bumbling British bobbies, frolicsome Victorian maidens and more engage in the rollicking romp The Pirates of Penzance, performed by the New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players at Mayo Performing Arts Center on Friday, February 5, 2016 at 8 pm. Tickets are $29-69. (more...)

Opera Columbus to Welcome New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players in THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE, Begin. 3/7
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2014

Join the band of swashbuckling buccaneers, bumbling British bobbies, frolicsome Victorian maidens, and the delightfully dotty 'model of a modern Major-General' for a rollicking romp over the rocky coast of Cornwall. This exuberant musical theater masterpiece, directed and conducted by Albert Bergeret with choreography by Bill Fabris, is performed in its original format with the Opera Columbus Chorus and Columbus Symphony. (more...)

Busby Berkeley Series to Kick Off This Month at Film Forum
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2016

'BUSBY BERKELEY,' a nine-day festival spotlighting the early movie musical trailblazer famous for his eye-popping kaleidoscopic production numbers, will run at Film Forum from Today, December 7 through Thursday, December 15. (more...)

BroadwayWorld's End of Year CD Roundup - Your Last Chance for Stocking Stuffers!
by Naomi Plume - Dec 20, 2007

Happy Holidays Everyone! Well ... here it is ... our BIGGEST CD coverage EVER and just in time for some last minute 'stocking-stuffer' inspiration ... even though a few of these are better used as coal, if you know what I mean. (more...)

Busby Berkeley Series to Kick Off This Month at Film Forum
by Movies News Desk - Dec 2, 2016

'BUSBY BERKELEY,' a nine-day festival spotlighting the early movie musical trailblazer famous for his eye-popping kaleidoscopic production numbers, will run at Film Forum from Wednesday, December 7 through Thursday, December 15. (more...)

Longtime Theatre at the Center Artistic Director to Step Down
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2015

Theatre at the Center, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster, Indiana, one of Chicagoland's leading regional theatres, announces today that as of January 1, William Pullinsi will step down after over a decade as Artistic Director to dedicate his time to pursuing other opportunities while remaining Artistic Director Emeritus. Jeff Award-winner Linda Fortunato will assume the role of Artistic Director. During Pullinsi's time at Theatre at the Center he brought to the stage World Premiere musicals including Knute Rockne, All American and The Beverly Hillbillies; and Regional and Chicago Premieres including Ring of Fire, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, A Christmas Memory, Making God Laugh, Miracle on South Division Street, Fox on the Fairway, Do I Hear a Waltz, Leading Ladies, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, What a Glorious Feeling and Nice Work if You Can Get It (which he will be directing during TATC's 2016 season). (more...)

FERRIS BUELLER, SAVING PRIVATE RYAN Among 2014 Additions to National Film Registry
by Movies News Desk - Dec 17, 2014

The horrors of war, the heroism of sacrifice, a vaudeville pioneer, the devil and a master of the macabre represent the diversity of an elite selection of films recognized for their cultural, historic or aesthetic significance. (more...)

MTC School of Performing Arts Closes Disney's High School Musical 2 8/7
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2010

Music Theatre of Connecticut School of the Performing Arts presents 'Disney's High School Musical 2,' a fully staged and costumed production performed by MTC School of Performing Arts students, ages seven and up. (more...)

MTC School of Performing Arts Presents Disney's High School Musical 2 8/6-7
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2010

Music Theatre of Connecticut School of the Performing Arts presents 'Disney's High School Musical 2,' a fully staged and costumed production performed by MTC School of Performing Arts students, ages seven and up. (more...)

Feinstein & Shearing Toast Warren in CD Hopeless Romantics
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2005

Michael Feinstein and George Shearing have teamed up for Hopeless Romantics, a new CD celebrating the songs of Harry Warren that will be released on September 27th (more...)

Busby Berkeley Biopic and Play in the Works; DiCaprio or Jackman to Star?
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2013

A biopic and stage play about the great American film director and choreographer Busby Berkeley is underway. (more...)

JAWS, CABARET, MY FAIR LADY, THE KID and More Set for 2015 CAPA Summer Movie Series
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2015

The CAPA Summer Movie Series, the longest-running classic film series in America, celebrates its 45th anniversary in 2015 with an impressive assembly of classics, cult favorites, and beloved films. The 2015 series will run June 5-August 9 at the historic Ohio Theatre (39 E. State St.) and will feature 29 films over nine weeks (no films scheduled for the week of the Fourth of July). (more...)

Photo Coverage: 'Broadway By The Year 1931' at Town Hall
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Apr 1, 2009

roadway Musicals of 1931 on Monday, March 31st, and was presented by The Town Hall (Executive and Artistic Director Lawrence Zucker). Now in its ninth season, the critically acclaimed Broadway By The Year series is known for great singing and spectacular Broadway dancing. The series is created, written and hosted by Scott Siegel for The Town Hall. (more...)

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