The Overwhelming 2007

Opened: October 23, 2007
Closing: December 23, 2007

The Overwhelming - 2007 - Off-Broadway History , Info & More

Laura Pels Theatre
Harold & Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre 111 West 46th Street New York, NY 10036

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Vangeline Theater/New York Butoh Institute to Present SCREEN TEST Benefit Screening
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 21, 2024

Vangeline Theater/New York Butoh Institute will present Screen Test, a benefit screening celebrating the 15th anniversary of the award winning production, part of Wild Project's March 2024 programming. Learn how to purchase tickets.

The Roots & Live Nation Urban Set 'Roots Picnic' 2024 Lineup
by Michael Major - Feb 19, 2024

Don't miss the blockbuster lineup featuring Lil Wayne, Jill Scott, André 3000, and more at the Roots Picnic 2024 celebration. As such, multi-GRAMMY Award-winning legend Lil Wayne will headline the festival with The Roots delivering a set highlighted by decades of definitive hits which will include special guests PJ Morton, and Trombone Shorty.

Video: THE GOLDEN GIRLS Writer Stan Zimmerman Discusses His Career With Harvey Brownstone
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 6, 2024

Harvey Brownstone Interviews 'The Golden Girls' Writer Stan Zimmerman in an in-depth conversation about his successful career in comedy writing for television, film, and theater.

Marie Osmond to Discuss Her Latest Album & More With Harvey Brownstone
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 25, 2024

Marie Osmond, the legendary superstar, is interviewed by Harvey Brownstone. They discuss her career, achievements, philanthropy, and latest album.

Video: Grammy-Nominee Liz Callaway Guests On Harvey Brownstone Interviews
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 18, 2024

BroadwayWorld: Grammy Nominee Liz Callaway Discusses Her Career in Exclusive Interview with Harvey Brownstone. Renowned Broadway, concert, and recording artist Liz Callaway shares insights on her Tony Award nomination, iconic roles, animated film contributions, and latest Grammy-nominated album.

YELLOWCARD Collaborates With Ambient Duo HAMMOCK For 'A Hopeful Sign'
by Michael Major - Jan 12, 2024

YELLOWCARD collaborates with ambient duo HAMMOCK for 'A Hopeful Sign.' Reimagines their most memorable tracks in a neo-classical, ambient realm. The first single from the album, “Ocean Avenue,” takes the band's signature hit and metamorphosizing the song from a pop-punk anthem to a contemplative and delicate piano-led ballad.

Comedian George Lopez Adds Second Show At Paramount Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 9, 2024

Comedy Works Entertainment and AEG Presents welcome GEORGE LOPEZ to Paramount Theatre in Denver, CO on Saturday, February 24th at 7:00pm.

Immersive Hit Show THE SPEAKEASY To Reopen In A Limited Run, April 4 �" June 23
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 8, 2024

Boxcar Theatre has announced the reopening of the hit immersive show, THE SPEAKEASY: AGE OF SCOFFLAWS, in a limited run, April 4 – June 23, 2024. Marking its ten-year anniversary, the celebrated show transports audiences back to the Roaring 1920s inside an intricately designed space complete with a two-story cabaret, three bars and a casino, as well as secret passageways and disguised entrances.

Video: Baayork Lee Talks A CHORUS LINE & More With Harvey Brownstone
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2023

Baayork Lee: Legendary Broadway Star, Choreographer & Director | Harvey Brownstone Interviews. Baayork Lee's illustrious career in theater, from Broadway performances to directing and choreography, is discussed in this interview with Harvey Brownstone.

Sharon Osbourne - CUT THE CRAP Adds Extra West End Dates
by Stephi Wild - Nov 30, 2023

MORE MRS O! 'Sharon Osbourne - CUT THE CRAP' adds extra West End dates due to overwhelming demand. Extra performances announced with live and uncensored interviews with surprise VIP guests from Sharon Osbourne's career. Fortune Theatre, West End, Sunday 28 January at 3pm & 6pm.

THE BAND'S VISIT Extended at The Huntington Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 27, 2023

The Huntington and SpeakEasy Stage's production of The Band's Visit will extend, now running through Sunday, December 17, 2023 at the Huntington Theatre.

Jimmy Carr Adds Second Show At Paramount Theatre December 13
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 25, 2023

Jimmy Carr is bringing his stand-up comedy tour, Terribly Funny, to Denver, CO at Paramount Theatre on December 13. Due to high demand, a second show has been added at 9:30pm. Tickets go on sale on October 27 at 10AM.

Frank Skinner Adds Final Extra Date to Edinburgh Festival Fringe Run as Absolute Radio Show Podcast Hits 100 Million Downloads
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 15, 2023

Comic legend Frank Skinner adds a final extra date to his critically acclaimed sold-out show, '30 Years of Dirt,' at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. This comes as his Absolute Radio Show podcast reaches a milestone 100 million downloads. Don't miss his hilarious performance on Saturday, August 19th at 10:20pm at Assembly Hall, Main Hall.

Review: DREAMGIRLS at The Phoenix Theatre Company
by Herbert Paine - Aug 14, 2023

The Phoenix Theatre Company’s production, directed by Daryl Brooks, has three key elements that hold this golden oldie together ~ Miciah Lathan, for sure; the astonishing and stellar performance of Antonio King; and, of course, the compositions of Henry Krieger and Tom Eyen. Runs through September 3rd.

The Blood Brothers Announce 'Burn, Piano Island, Burn' 20th Anniversary Limited Collectors Edition
by Michael Major - Aug 14, 2023

The 20th Anniversary Limited Collector’s Edition package includes the album on exclusive colored vinyl, “Ambulance vs. Ambulance” 7 inch, and expanded 32-page booklet with new liner notes and photos. The Epitaph webstore is offering a yellow, black and pink color-in-color variant (800 pressed), along with a yellow & pink half and half version.

Interview: Sara Jean Ford of North Carolina Theatre's MARY POPPINS
by Jeffrey Kare - Jul 20, 2023

From July 25th-30th, North Carolina Theatre will be presenting MARY POPPINS at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium, which is located inside the Martin Marietta Center for the Performing Arts. I had the great pleasure of interviewing actress Sara Jean Ford, who will be taking on the role of Winifred Banks. Some of her previous Broadway credits include THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, FINIAN’S RAINBOW, A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC, HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING, and CATS.

Review: HAIRSPRAY at Bass Concert Hall
by Joni Lorraine - Jun 15, 2023

HAIRSPRAY is a chipper, wildly energetic show, and if you can leave your inner skeptic at the door, you might see a glimmer of hope. If not that, then you’ll certainly have basked in some joy for a couple of hours.

Undermain Theatre Announces Its 40th Season
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 6, 2023

Celebrating 40 years of light underground with a landmark anniversary season, Undermain Theatre will present its 40th season of cutting edge performance in September. Our season, from the fall of 2023 to the summer of 2024, will be a season of unlimited boundaries and will find us working both with long time collaborators as well as artists and voices new to the Undermain.

Segerstrom Center for the Arts Announces Family Series For 2022-23 Season
by Stephi Wild - Feb 14, 2023

Segerstrom Center for the Arts presents a family series of shows as part of their 2022/2023 season programming. The first is Somos Amigos on March 4 and 5. Following will be Ugly Duckling on March 18 and 19. Next is Grimmz Fairy Tales on April 22 and 23. Doctor Kaboom: Look Out! Science is Coming! will close the series on May 6 and 7.

Tony Nominee Grey Henson Joins SHUCKED on Broadway; Full Cast Announced
by Team BWW - Jan 29, 2023

Complete casting has been announced as rehearsals commence for Shucked, the new Broadway musical comedy. Check out all of the bios, ticket information and more.

SHAKA ZULU Returns to South African State Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Nov 2, 2022

The six-time Naledi Theatre Award-winning musical Shaka Zulu: The Gaping Wound directed by Meshack Mavuso Magabane, makes its way back to stage to dazzle audiences at the South African State Theatre (SAST) from 8 to 27 November 2022.

Romina Paula Gets Two English Language Premieres This Season, FAUNA & THE WHOLE OF TIME
by Stephi Wild - Sep 6, 2022

Necessary Digression in collaboration with Torn Page and The Martin E. Segal Center for Theatre Research as well as Colgate University will present two English Language premieres of celebrated Argentinian playwright Romina Paula.

Review Roundup: The 75th Annual Tony Awards; What Are the Critics Saying?
by Michael Major - Jun 13, 2022

See what the critics thought of the 2022 Tony Awards now and read all the reviews for what they thought about the broadcast & more, hosted by Oscar-winner Ariana DeBose. 

Ringwald Theatre Presents SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS This Month
by Stephi Wild - Feb 11, 2022

The Ringwald Theatre will present the Michigan premiere of Bess Wohl's heartfelt comedy Small Mouth Sounds.

Erika Lewis Announces 'A Walk Around The Sun' Album
by Michael Major - Feb 4, 2022

Singer-songwriter Erika Lewis is set to release her anticipated album A Walk Around The Sun, a series of lyrical vignettes that examine the margins between love and loss. Produced by John James Tourville (The Deslondes) and recorded in Nashville at Andrija Tokic’s The Bomb Shelter, A Walk Around the Sun features 11 all-original songs.

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