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by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2019
BIG The Musical is currently in previews at the Dominion Theatre, with a Gala Night in aid of Make-A-Wish on Tuesday 17 September 2019.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2018
The Luckenbooth Theatre Academy'sÂ A Christmas CarolÂ opens December 6th and runs through December 9th at the Stage Notes Theatre in Keller. Tickets can be purchased online atÂ https://buy.ticketstothecity.com/venue.php?org_id=468Â or at the box office one hour prior to curtain times.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2018
Once upon a time, famous fairy tale characters wandered outside their limits in the land of make believe and discovered what happens when wishes really do come true -- at the Farmington Players Barn. Â Into The Woods, the Tony award winning musical (Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, Book by James Lapine) opens Friday April 27th with a special opening night event dedicated to helping the "Make-A-Wish Foundation." Â Tickets are available at www.farmingtonplayers.org and also at the box office: 248-553-2955
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2016
As part of Disney Vacation Club's 25th Anniversary, the Genie from Disney's hit Broadway musical, Aladdin, stepped outside his standard three-wish limit for some very brave children following an exclusive performance for Disney Vacation Club Members and their guests at the New Amsterdam Theatre in New York City on Sunday. Scroll down for photos!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 23, 2016
On Friday, August 5th, the students of Broadway Artists Alliance received a visit from Tony Award winner, Jessie Mueller. She charmed them from the first moment when she sat down for her interview and rescued an eyelash from Artistic DirectorÂ Jennifer Johns'Â cheek so that she could make a wish. Mueller's down-to-earth insight and wisdom was welcomed by the students of Broadway Artists Alliance in a Q&A that seemed to fly by. Scroll down for photos!
by Marina Kennedy - Feb 22, 2016
Constantine Maroulis and the Rock of Ages Band appeared at Taste in Red Bank, New Jersey to a packed house of fans on Friday night, February 19th.
Photo Coverage: Rebecca Luker, Gabriella Pizzolo, Bradley Dean & More Take Bows in THE SECRET GARDEN Benefit!
by Jessica Fallon Gordon - Jan 12, 2016
Friends in Theater Company and State of Play Productions' THE SECRET GARDEN, a Broadway benefit for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, presented the first of two sold-out performances last night, January 11, at 7:30 p.m. at the Lucille Lortel Theater. The fully staged production, directed/choreographed by Curtis Holbrook, was led by Rebecca Luker as Lily, Gabriella Pizzolo as Mary, and Bradley Dean as Archie with Tom Deckman, Ali Ewoldt, Frances Mercanti-Anthony, Bill Nolte, Eli Tokash, Max von Essen, and Cortney Wolfson. Additionally, composer Lucy Simon and original cast member Daisy Egan co-hosted the night. BroadwayWorld was there for the special event and you can check out photos from the curtain call and after party below!
Photo Coverage: Lucy Simon and Daisy Eagan Reunite for Friends in Theater Company's THE SECRET GARDEN Benefit
by Jennifer Broski - Jan 12, 2016
Friends in Theater Company and State of Play Productions' THE SECRET GARDEN, a Broadway benefit for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, presentedÂ the first of two sold-out performances lastÂ night, January 11, at 7:30 p.m. at theÂ Lucille LortelÂ Theater.Â The fully staged production wasÂ led byÂ Rebecca LukerÂ as Lily,Â Gabriella PizzoloÂ as Mary, andÂ Bradley DeanÂ as Archie withÂ Tom Deckman,Â Ali Ewoldt,Â Frances Mercanti-Anthony,Â Bill Nolte,Â Eli Tokash,Â Max von Essen, andÂ Cortney Wolfson.Â Additionally, composerÂ Lucy SimonÂ and original cast memberÂ Daisy EganÂ co-hosted the night. BroadwayWorld was there for the special event and you can check out photos from Simon and Eagan's pre-show introduction below!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2015
Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus" may be the most famous line ever written in a newspaper editorial.Â And this holiday season, the Heights Players Theater for Children, in conjunction with Macy's, will bring the story of that most famous line to life inÂ Yes, Virginia, The Musical.Â Opening this Saturday, December 12, it is a magical story filled with holiday cheer that the entire family will enjoy!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 23, 2015
Tori Murray, the young star of Off-Broadway's smash hit musical RUTHLESS!, recently attended the 17th annual Nickelodeon HALO Awards at Pier 36 in New York City. The HALO Awards honor teens that are making a difference and Justin Bieber was this year's recipient of the first ever HALO Hall of Fame Award for his work with Make-A-Wish. The awards will be broadcast November 29th at 8 PM on Nickelodeon, TVLand and CMT. Scroll down for photo of Murray at the ceremony!
Photo Coverage: James Earl Jones, Annaleigh Ashford, and More Perform at Macy's 2014 Windows Unveiling
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Nov 22, 2014
?Yesterday, Macy's Herald Square kicked off the season with a full day of holiday fun and entertainment in anticipation of the annual unveiling of the Christmas windows; Santa's Journey to the Stars. BroadwayWorld brings you photos of the Christmas tradition below!
by Shari Barrett - Sep 11, 2014
Hollywood's exciting and talented new charity-Â?based play reading series, The Spare Change Series, will be presenting their next staged reading of Noel Coward's 'Design for Living' to benefit The Make-ÂA-ÂWish Foundation. The production will take place on Monday, September 15, 2014 at 7pm at the Art of Acting Studio, located at 1017 N. Orange Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90038. The entire evening will be donation based, and all proceeds will be given to Make-ÂA-ÂWish.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2014
On Friday, March 7, Jabbawockeez partnered with the Make-A-Wish Foundation to fulfill a wish for 18-year-old Davien, who dreamed of seeing the glittering lights of Las Vegas in person. Scroll down for a photo!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Nov 22, 2013
Macy's Herald Square just kicked-off the season with an evening of holiday magic at the annual Christmas window unveiling on Broadway Boulevard.The special event began with a special performance by recording artist Judith Hill, and continued with an extra dose of holiday cheer are two of the stars of Cinderella, Laura Osnes and Rebecca Luker.For the grand finale, a very special Make-A-Wish Kid flipped the switch and unveil the 2013 Christmas Windows, this year titled'Dream...and Believe Magic.'
Photo Flash: Matt Lauer, Savion Glover and More at 2013 Garden of Dreams Talent Show at Radio City Music Hall
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2013
The Garden of Dreams Talent Show was held at Radio City Music Hall on April 16, 2013. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the show below!
Photo Flash: Mindless Behavior, Tony Vincent, and More at Radio City's Garden of Dreams Talent Show Rehearsals
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2013
Celebrity guests recently mentored children from the Garden of Dreams Foundation in rehearsals for the upcoming Talent Show performance at Radio City Music Hall on April 16. R&B pop phenomenon Mindless Behavior, Miss USA Nana Meriwether, model Damaris Lewis, hip hop pioneer and talent show creative director Darryl 'DMC' McDaniels, Broadway star Tony Vincent (American Idiot, NBC's 'The Voice'), The Rockettes and Knicks City Dancers watched and listen as the kids rehearsed their singing, dancing, and/or hip hop acts. Check out photos from the rehearsals below!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2013
Children from the Garden of Dreams Foundation auditioned on February 27 in front of celebrities and Broadway stars for a coveted spot in the Foundation's Annual Talent Show on April 16 at Radio City Music Hall. BroadwayWorld has photos from the event below!
Photo Flash: The IDolls Play the London Hippodrome With Special Guests Oliver Tompsett, Sharon D. Clarke and More!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2012
The IDolls brought their brand of soul divadom to The Hippodrome on Sunday 18 November as part of the Live At The Hippodrome season. The IDolls are Portia Emare, Emma Lindars and Charlotte Riby, the trio who first appeared as the Divas in the West End production of Priscilla Queen of the Desert.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2012
Jason Robert Brown is a trendsetter in the world of modern musical theatre. His most memorable work, The Last Five Years, will be brought to life in Catonsville by Stephen Deininger and Brett Hurt. The show takes place now through July 22. Wendy Meetze directs. All performances will be taking place at Rice Auditorium, 55 Wade Avenue, Catonsville MD 21228. $15 general admission and $13 for students, seniors, veterans and active military. To purchase tickets, visit www.heritageplayers.com. A portion of the show's proceeds will be donated to the Baltimore Chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation www.wish.org and the Spring Grove Hospital Fund.
by Peter James Zielinski - Mar 6, 2012
The world-famous Rockettes and Knicks City Dancers along with Broadway stars Tony Vincent (American Idiot, NBC's "The Voice"), Christina Sajous (Spiderman), Derrick Baskin (Memphis) and Justin Johnson (Rent) are serving as this year's guest artists mentoring for nearly 100 children partaking in the Garden of Dreams Talent Show. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the rehearsal yesterday, March 5, and brings you photo coverage below!