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Bebe Neuwirth Will Recur on THE FLIGHT ATTENDANT

Deadline reports that two-time Tony winner Bebe Neuwirth has been cast on 'The Flight Attendant,' a new series at HBO Max. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Tony, TV News Desk, Bebe Neuwirth, HBO Max


16 theater productions to see in Southern California this week, Feb. 21-27

LOS ANGELES COUNTY ‘A Body of Water’   The Actors Co-op Theatre Co. presents a play by Lee Blessing about a couple who wake up in an unfamiliar house and are confused and worried about why they are there. When: Show runs 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday through March 15. Also, 2:30 p.m. Feb. 15 and 22. Where: Crossley Theatre, 1760 N. Gower St., Hollywood. Tickets: $35; $30 ages 60 and older; $25 students.  Information: 323-462-8460. www.actorsco-op.org ‘Billie! Backstage w...
Tags: New York, Hollywood, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Edward Albee, Theater, Shakespeare, Virginia Woolf, Southern California, San Bernardino, Los Angeles County, Tony, Scott Fitzgerald, Neil Simon, Ophelia


Tony Winner Steve Kazee and Jenna Dewan Announce Engagement

Tony winner Steve Kazee and Jenna Dewan have just announced their engagement The couple, whois also expecting their firstchild together, made the announcement yesterday via Instagram. BroadwayWorld sends our congratulations to the happy couple [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Jenna Dewan, Tony, BWW News Desk, Steve Kazee, Instagram BroadwayWorld


Best shows to see in London in 2020

Putting on the world’s greatest shows since Shakespeare made his mark in the 1500s, London is right up there with Broadway as the most iconic place in the world to watch theater. If you’ve made your way through the long list of West End giants like The Lion King and Mamma Mia, don’t worry — you’re not done just yet. From the dark, heart-wrenching melodrama to the all-singing, all-dancing musicals, here’s our pick of London’s hottest new shows for 2020. 1. Romeo & Juliet, Shakespeare’s Globe...
Tags: Travel, Elsa, Jessica Chastain, UK, New York, Hollywood, London, Theatre, Disney, Bbc, Julia Roberts, Jake Gyllenhaal, New York Times, Stephen Sondheim, Yann Martel, Broadway


Photo Coverage: Remembering Zoe Caldwell

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Zoe Caldwell, four-time Tony Award-winning Broadway actress, died peacefully at the age of 86 at her home in Pound Ridge, New York, on Sunday, February 16, 2020. The cause of death was complications due to Parkinson's disease, according to her son, Charlie Whitehead. Today, we remember Caldwell with a look back at photos from our archives. [Author: Walter McBride]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Tony, Parkinson, Caldwell, Walter McBride, Zoe Caldwell, Pound Ridge New York, Charlie Whitehead


Burisma Consultant with Links to Hunter Biden Tried to Meet with State Dept. Official about ‘Troubling Events’ in Ukraine

A consultant for Burisma with links to Hunter Biden approached a top State Department official in June 2016 to discuss "troubling events" in Ukraine, according to newly released State Department emails.Consultant Sally Painter of Blue Star Strategies was at the time working with Burisma, the Ukrainian natural gas company, to quash corruption investigations into the firm. Painter approached then-deputy secretary of state Tony Blinken at an event for the Truman National Security Project, and sent ...
Tags: News, Obama, Joe Biden, Ukraine, The New York Times, State Department, Biden, Daily Caller, Trump, Tony, Tony Blinken, Blinken, Blue Star, Truman National Security Project, Tramontano, Hunter Biden


Balancing Leadership and Management – Episode 133 | The Unstuck Church Podcast

How and Why to Start Thinking About Leadership and Management as Complementary, Not Contradictory If you enjoy this episode, subscribe on your device for more:iTunes   RSS   Google Play  Stitcher   Spotify It’s really no wonder so many church leaders avoid wearing the label of “manager.” If you think back to some of the popular leadership maxims from the last few decades (think, Peter Drucker saying things like “so much of what we call management consists in making it d...
Tags: Facebook, Religion, Iowa, Listen, Modesto, Staffing, Amy, Don, Tony, Sean, John Maxwell, Peter Drucker, Lance, Rick Warren, Warren Bennis, Bill Hybels


Jenna Dewan announces engagement to actor Steve Kazee: 'You have my heart'

Five months after announcing her pregnancy, Jenna Dewan revealed on Instagram that she's engaged to Tony award-winning actor Steve Kazee.          [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, Religion, Usa Today, Jenna Dewan, Tony, Steve Kazee


Norbert Leo Butz Joins DEBRIS on NBC

Deadline reports that two time Tony-winning actor Norbert Leo Butz has joined the cast of NBC's upcoming sci-fi pilot, 'Debris.' He stars alongside Jonathan Tucker and Riann Steele. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Nbc, Theatre, Tony, Jonathan Tucker, Norbert Leo Butz, TV News Desk, Riann Steele


Four-Time Tony Award Winner Zoe Caldwell Dies At 86

Zoe Caldwell, the four-time Tony Award-winning Broadway actress, died peacefully at the age of 86 at her home in Pound Ridge, New York, on Sunday, February 16, 2020. The cause of death was complications due to Parkinson's disease, according to her son, Charlie Whitehead. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Tony, Parkinson, BWW News Desk, Zoe Caldwell, Pound Ridge New York, Charlie Whitehead


Diane Paulus' 1776 Pre-Broadway Run Now On Sale At The Ahmanson Theatre

aoe1776a is now on sale at the Ahmanson Theatre. Directed by Tony Award winner Diane Paulus and featuring a book by Peter Stone with music and lyrics by Sherman Edwards, aoe1776a will begin a pre-Broadway engagement at the Ahmanson from July 21 through August 23, 2020. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Tony, Diane Paulus, Ahmanson, Peter Stone, BWW News Desk, Sherman Edwards


The Book of Ruth: Ruth Wilson & Matt Bomer to Star in AIDS Drama Film

The Book of Ruth: Ruth Wilson & Matt Bomer to star in AIDS drama film According to Deadline, Golden Globe winners Ruth Wilson (The Affair, His Dark Materials) and Matt Bomer (The Normal Heart) have officially signed on for the leading roles in Tony nominee Michael Arden’s upcoming feature directorial debut titled The Book of Ruth, centering on the life of Ruth Coker Burks, who is an AIDS awareness advocate and a caregiver for AIDS patients during the 1980s. “It’s a great honor and privilege t...
Tags: Movies, Star, Arkansas, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Ruth Wilson, Ruth, Tony, Jessica, Michael Arden, Arden, Burks, Matt Bomer, RUTH COKER BURKS, Movie News, Kerri Strug, Bomer


VIDEO: Set Designer Derek McLane Talks MOULIN ROUGE! on CBS News

Thenew Broadway musical Moulin Rouge is translating Baz Luhrmann's 2001 movie to the stage. In a new CBS News web exclusive, correspondent Alina Cho talks with Tony Award-winning scenic designer Derek McLane about how he transformed New York's Al Hirschfeld Theatre into a world evocative of the landmark Parisian cabaret. [Author: Stage Tube]
Tags: New York, Cbs News, Theatre, Baz Luhrmann, Tony, Stage Tube, Derek McLane, Al Hirschfeld Theatre, Alina Cho


19 theater productions to see in Southern California this week, Feb. 14-20

LOS ANGELES COUNTY ‘A Body of Water’   The Actors Co-op Theatre Co. presents a play by Lee Blessing about a couple who wake up in an unfamiliar house and are confused and worried about why they are there. When: Show runs 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday through March 15. Also, 2:30 p.m. Feb. 15 and 22. Where: Crossley Theatre, 1760 N. Gower St., Hollywood. Tickets: $35; $30 ages 60 and older; $25 students.  Information: 323-462-8460. www.actorsco-op.org ‘Billie! Backstage w...
Tags: Hollywood, California, New York City, Sport, Soccer, Elton John, Las Vegas, Peter Pan, Shakespeare, Southern California, San Bernardino, Los Angeles County, Tony, Scott Fitzgerald, Neil Simon, Landis


BWW Exclusive: Get a First Look at Katrina Lenk on the CBS Drama TOMMY

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look at Tony winner Katrina Lenk on the new CBS series Tommy [Author: BroadwayWorld TV]
Tags: Theatre, Cbs, Tony, BroadwayWorld, Tommy, BroadwayWorld TV, Katrina Lenk, CBS Drama TOMMY


British man arrested in Egypt 'for patting police officer on back'

Authorities say Tony Remo Camoccio sexually assaulted a policeman at Hurghada airport, but his family disagreesA British man is being held in Egypt after officials say he sexually assaulted a police officer. His family claim that a gentle pat on the back landed him in detention.Tony Remo Camoccio, 51, was arrested at airport security in the Egyptian resort town of Hurghada last Saturday. According to a social media page set up to plead his case, “he was at final checkpoint where he was, as a sta...
Tags: Africa, UK News, World news, Middle East and North Africa, Egypt, Hurghada, Tony, Tony Remo Camoccio


German police arrest 12 men on far-right terrorism charges

Prosecutors allege attacks were planned on politicians, asylum-seekers and Muslims German police have detained 12 men on suspicion of involvement in a far-right group that allegedly planned attacks against politicians and minorities, officials said Friday.Federal prosecutors said four German men were detained on suspicion of founding and participating in “a right-wing terrorist organisation.” They were identified only as Werner S, Michael B, Thomas N and Tony E for privacy reasons. Continue read...
Tags: Germany, The far right, Tony, Werner S Michael B Thomas N


Leslie Odom, Jr. Debuts Music Video for 'Go Crazy'

Grammy and Tony Award-winning vocalist, songwriter, author and actor Leslie Odom, Jr. has unveiled the music video for Go Crazy. [Author: TV News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Tony, Leslie Odom Jr, TV News Desk


Melissa Errico to Offer Special Michel Legrand Concert and Speaking Event at Lincoln Center

Melissa Errico will offer a special event March 12 at 6pm at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center Bruno Walter Auditorium, 111 Amsterdam Avenue between 64th65th Streets, YOU MUST BELIEVE IN SPRING Melissa Errico Talks Sings Michel Legrand. The event will be directed by Tony Award-winner Richard Maltby, Jr. and is free to attend for the public, with limited space and RSVP required here httpsmelissaerriconypl.eventbrite.com [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Lincoln Center, New York Public Library, Tony, Amsterdam Avenue, Melissa Errico, Michel Legrand, Richard Maltby Jr, BWW News Desk, Lincoln Center Bruno Walter Auditorium


Looking for Valentine’s Day romance? Try the coast

The sun glistening off the ocean’s surface and a majestic sunset painting the sky, the smell of saltwater, the cool touch of sand between the toes, and the rhythmic sound of waves crashing on shore. There are few places as romantic as Southern California’s pristine coastline, which draws millions of people from around the world to visit and locals who are lucky enough to call it home. If you’ve been scratching your head for ideas for Valentine’s Day — and the romantic weekend that follows — don’...
Tags: News, California, Sport, Soccer, Long Beach, Manhattan, Kobe Bryant, West Coast, Orange County, Beach, Malibu, Valentine, Southern California, Huntington Beach, Tony, South Bay


Ogunquit Playhouse Has Announced its 2020 Season; Jason Alexander and BD Wong to Premiere New Shows

The Ogunquit Playhouse has announced an exciting lineup of shows for its 88th season that includes the Northeast regional premiere of the hilarious dark comedy The War of the Roses, a new play based on the novel by Warren Adler and helmed by Tony Award-winner Jason Alexander, and the world premiere of the funny and heartwarming musical adaptation of Mr. Holland's Opus, helmed by Tony Award-winner BD Wong. The season opens with the high-energy musical sensation Dirty Dancing -The Classic Story on...
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Holland, Jason Alexander, Tony, Gloria, Portsmouth New Hampshire, Gershwin, Opus, WARREN ADLER, Emilio Estefan, Ogunquit Playhouse, BWW News Desk, Ogunquit Playhouse Has Announced, BD Wong to Premiere New Shows


Audra McDonald and Brian Stokes Mitchell Will Headline the 2020 Kennedy Center Gala

The Kennedy Center will hold its 2020 gala on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 530pm. Join The Kennedy Center for an intimate dinner and unforgettable Gala concert with Tony, Emmy, and Grammyawinning artist Audra McDonald and Tony-winning artist Brian Stokes Mitchell. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Kennedy Center, Tony, Audra McDonald, BWW News Desk, Tony Emmy, Kennedy Center Gala


Videos: Tony Bennett, the '60s

If you're not smiling broadly as Tony Bennett sings in a video, something is off. In addition to being a terrific pop and jazz singer (coming in behind and ahead of the beat and improvising along the way), Tony was a visual explosion of joy. This was especially true in the 1960s, when he was often on TV at the top of his game. Here are videos of Tony in action from 1960 to 1969, many of which you probably haven't seen before: Here's Tony in 1960 on NBC... Here's Tony in 1961 on Dinah Shore's...
Tags: New York, Jazz, Tony, Tony Bennett, Andy Williams, Marc Myers, Muscular Dystrophy Association, NBC Here, Dinah Shore s Chevy Show Here, NBC Bob Hope, Les Brown Orchestra


To All the Boys‘ Jordan Fisher Is Redefining What It Means to Be a Teen Heartthrob

There are many reasons you might be familiar with Jordan Fisher. Gen Z-ers might remember him from Disney Channel’s Liv and Maddie and Teen Beach Movie . Broadway fans know him for his role as John Laurens/Philip Hamilton in Lin-Manuel Miranda‘s hit musical Hamilton, and for appearing in Grease Live! and Rent: Live. Nearly two million video gamers have watched him stream Fortnite with the gaming platform Twitch, and audiences watched him sparkle and shimmy his way to victory on Danc...
Tags: New York, Movies, News, Abc, Uncategorized, Netflix, Broadway, Streaming, Maddie, Nickelodeon, Hamilton, Disney Channel, Peter, Tony, Fisher, Lin Manuel Miranda


Zachary Levi Will Rock Out with Cole Sprouse in ‘Undercover’

Zachary Levi went from being a nerdy spy in Chuck to a kid-turned-superhero in Shazam!, and now he’s about to become an aging rocker desperate for a paycheck. Undercover is a new music-driven family comedy from Lionsgate and Mandeville Films that will have Zachary Levi joining a wedding cover band led by Riverdale star Cole Sprouse, one-half of the twin brothers (now grown up) who starred in Big Daddy with Adam Sandler. View this post on Instagram ...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Lionsgate, Casting, Disney, Musical, Jack, Levi, Adam Sandler, Undercover, Shazam, John Cusack, Cole Sprouse, Tony, Ben, Zachary


BWW Contest: Win Two Tickets To See Stephanie J. Block In Concert In Florida!

Get ready because we're giving you a chance to win a pair of tickets to see Tony winner Stephanie J. Block inconcert withSeth Rudetsky The winner will receive two tickets to the concert on February 22, 2020 at The Parker Playhouse in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The contest will run now through February 16th at 1159PM EST, so make sure to enter for your chance to win TODAY [Author: BWW Contests]
Tags: Florida, Theatre, Tony, Stephanie, Fort Lauderdale Florida, Stephanie J Block, BWW Contests


How to Increase Your Team’s Productivity by 30% – Episode 132 | The Unstuck Church Podcast

3 Questions to Answer in EVERY Team Meeting If you enjoy this episode, subscribe on your device for more:iTunes   RSS   Google Play  Stitcher   Spotify I can’t speak for everyone, but I’m sure many of you can relate to certain negative emotions I’ve felt about meetings in the past. For example, have any of you ever had any of these things pop into your head as you walked into a meeting? “I have more important things that I could be working on right now.”“We’ve talked...
Tags: Facebook, Religion, Iowa, Listen, Modesto, Saddleback, George Bernard Shaw, Meetings, Staffing, Amy, Don, Tony, Sean, Emily, Lance, Patrick Lencioni


NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 is Now Available for Professional Licensing at Concord Theatricals

Concord Theatricals hasannounced that Natasha, Pierre The Great Comet of 1812 is now available for licensing to professional theatres via its Samuel French imprint. Created by three-time Tony Award nominee Dave Malloy, The Great Comet was the most Tony Award-nominated show of the 2016-17 Broadway season. For more information visit concordsho.wsPerformComet [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Broadway, Tony, Natasha Pierre, Dave Malloy, BWW News Desk, Concord Theatricals


‘Mudbound’ Director Dee Rees to Write and Direct New ‘Porgy and Bess’ Adaptation

Dee Rees has found her next project. The director, who earned an Oscar nod for her screenplay for 2017’s Mudbound, is set to write and direct a feature film adaptation of Porgy and Bess, the George Gershwin opera set in the slums of Charleston that became a Tony-winning Broadway musical. Rees’ Porgy and Bess movie adaptation comes more than 60 years after Otto Preminger first brought the story to the big screen with Sidney Poitier in the lead. Deadline reports that MGM has set Dee Rees to wr...
Tags: Movies, Drama, Broadway, Musical, Nina Simone, MGM, Charleston, Tony, Sidney Poitier, George Gershwin, Dorothy Dandridge, Bess, Dee Rees, Rees, Otto Preminger, Porgy


Will Disney’s Theatrical Release of ‘Hamilton’ Be Censored?

Disney is not throwing away its shot to bring the Tony-winning pop culture phenomenon Hamilton to a wider audience. But that shot may not ring quite as clearly as fans remember. A new report suggests that when Disney releases its Hamilton “movie” theatrically in 2021, some of the production’s curse words may be censored due to the House of Mouse’s strict adherence to the PG-13 rating. When Hamilton burst on the scene in 2015, the hip-hop musical was lauded for its energized and modern depict...
Tags: Movies, New York City, Disney, New York Times, Mpaa, Musical, Miranda, Hamilton, Lin-manuel Miranda, Buchanan, Tony, Disney/Pixar, LMM, Kyle Buchanan, Richard Rogers Theatre, House of Mouse