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Saturday, September 24, 2022

The York Theatre by Barry Gordin

Opening night photos of Cheek to Cheek! Irving Berlin in Hollywood, a return engagement of the York Theatre’s productionat The Theatre at St Jeans on 76th Street. September 23, 2022: The …

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Thursday, September 22, 2022

Cheek to Cheek, Irving Berlin in Hollywood **** by Barry Gordin

By: Paulanne Simmons September 22, 2022: “Cheek to Cheek” was certainly a big hit for Irving Berlin. But it was only one of his dance songs. The “Piccolino,” the “Yam” and dan…

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Saturday, September 17, 2022

ACA Galleries by Barry Gordin

Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson (1940-2015) September 17, 2022: ACA Galleries, 520 West 29th Street in the Gallery District,  announced a solo exhibition of work by Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson…

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BroadwayHD by Barry Gordin

World Premieres of Gilbert & Sullivan’s H.M.S. Pinafore and Broken Wings: The Musical will stream exclusively on BroadwayHD beginning September 22nd. September 17, 2022: BroadwayHD, …

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Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Jasper **1/2 by Barry Gordin

By: Samuel L. Leiter September 14, 2022: As my plus-one and I walked down Forty-Second Street after seeing Jasper,Grant MacDermott’s wannabe tearjerker at the Pershing Square Signature…

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Seth Rudetsky’s Broadway with Jane Krakowski by Barry Gordin

By: Paulanne Simmons September 14, 2022: The Covid-delayed “Seth Rudetsky’s Broadway with Jane Krakowski” was finally presented at Town Hall on Monday, Sept. 12. Only that happened …

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Machine Dazzle by Barry Gordin

Queer Maximalism X Machine Dazzle - Fabulous! By: Alix Cohen September 16, 2022: “I’m more interested in what a costume is about, rather than how it’s made. I don’t need precise…

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Elizabeth Taylor and The Shadow of Her Smile by Barry Gordin

By: Paulanne Simmons September 13, 2022: Ann Talman first met Elizabeth Taylor when she played Taylor’s daughter in the 1981 Broadway revival of Lillian Hellman’s The Little Foxes. Th…

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Tuesday, September 13, 2022

Strings Attached *** by Barry Gordin

By: Isa Goldberg Twice in Carole Bugge’s immodestly intellectual comedy, “Strings Attached,” one of a trio of actors opines that “the penis of a humpback whale is twelve feet long.…

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BroadwayHD by Barry Gordin

Billy Crystal in Mr. Saturday Night: A New Musical Comedy is heading to BroadwayHD fresh off its critically acclaimed Broadway run. “Musical comedy heaven!” NY Daily News and “The funn…

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Monday, September 12, 2022

James Earl Jones Theatre by Barry Gordin

The Spectacular Renovation and Dedication of the James Earl Jones Theatre Honors the Veteran Actor and National Treasure  By: Ellis Nassour September 12, 2022 -- The Shubert Organization…

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Sunday, September 11, 2022

The Hamptons Festival of Music by Barry Gordin

Due to increased demand, we are happy to extend a SPECIAL RELEASE OF SINGLE TICKETS to our final concerts to supporters who make a $150 tax-deductible donation per ticket to The Hamptons F…

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Saturday, September 10, 2022

Broadway Babe by Barry Gordin

Broadway Babe’s YouTube Picks September 12, 2022: Broadway Babe, Randie Levine-Miller, has unearthed some truly nostalgic performances including Donna McKechnie‘s first club act; a Bro…

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Charles Kirsch’s Backstage Babble Live! by Barry Gordin

By: Alix Cohen September 12, 2022: Preternaturally mature 15 year-old Charles Kirsch apparently got the Broadway bug at seven when he saw the revival of On the Town. August 2022, with …

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Friday, September 9, 2022

Strings Attached ** by Barry Gordin

By: Samuel L. Leiter September 9, 2022: String theory, M theory, the Big Bang, quantum theory, gravity. thermodynamics, waves, electrons, protons, subatomic particles, parallel universes…

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Thursday, September 8, 2022

Broadway Update by Barry Gordin

Broadway Update: Christmas Carol; Sweeney Todd; Etc. By: David Sheward September 8, 2022: Tony and Drama Desk winner Jefferson Mays (I Am My Own Wife, A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Mur…

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Tuesday, September 6, 2022
Monday, September 5, 2022

Hampton Classic Horse Show by Barry Gordin

Qualifier Winner Karl Cook Returns for the Victory in Sunday’s $410,000 Hampton Classic 5* Grand PrixFinal Awards Given at the 2022 Hampton Classic Horse Show  September 4, 2022– Of…

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Wednesday, August 31, 2022

Murder in La La Land ***** by Barry Gordin

By: Paulanne Simmons August 31, 2022: If you’re a fan of murder mysteries and believe you’re secretly a supersleuth who could rival the great Sherlock, you still have two opportunitie…

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Tuesday, August 30, 2022

Broadway Update by Barry Gordin

Broadway Update: New York, New York; Laura Linney Gabriel Byrne; Ella Fitzgerald Musical By: David Sheward August 30, 2022: Summertime and the livin' ain't easy. We keep getting bulletin…

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Sunday, August 28, 2022

The Hampton Classic by Barry Gordin

46th Annual Hampton Classic Horse Show August 28, 2022 – The 46th annual Hampton Classic Horse Show opened Sunday to beautiful, breezy weather and unveiled its new Grand Prix Arena …

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Thursday, August 25, 2022

United Solo by Barry Gordin

By: Alix Cohen United Solo is BACK – October 3rd through November 20th, 2022 August 29, 2022: The 13th Annual United Solo Festival is the world’s largest of its kind. This year…

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Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Norm Lewis @ WHBPAC by Barry Gordin

An Evening with Norm Lewis August 24, 2022: Critically acclaimed star of stage, television, and film, Norm Lewis, will perform for one night only in An Evening with Norm Lewis on August…

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Tuesday, August 23, 2022

Broadway Babe by Barry Gordin

Nostalgic Treasures from Broadway Babe, Randie Levine Miller. August 27, 2022:  Broadway Babe Randie Levine Miller, has unearthed some more nostalgic treasures, including a star- studded t…

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Shy by Barry Gordin

SHY: The Alarmingly Outspoken Memoirs of Mary Rodgers by Mary Rodgers and Jesse Green Is Alarming, But Alarming Can Be Riotously Sad and Fun By: Ellis Nassour  August 26, 2022 – Whoever…

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Broadway Update by Barry Gordin

Broadway Update: Sweeney Todd, Merrily, Take Me Out, Raisin By: David Sheward August 24, 2022: Philip Boroff reports in Broadway Journal that pop superstar Josh Groban and Tony winner An…

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Sunday, August 14, 2022

Lillias White @ Bay Street by Barry Gordin

Tony Award Winner, Lillias White, brought her new show to Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor for their Musical Mondays series.  August 12, 2022: The one and only Lillias White brought her ne…

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Saturday, August 13, 2022

Ragtime ***** by Barry Gordin

By: Patrick Christiano A sensational staging of Ragtime the Musical, directed by Will Pomerantz, opened at Bay Street in Sag Harbor. The 1998 Tony award winner, the finale of Bay Street Th…

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Broadway Update by Barry Gordin

Broadway Update: New Woods Cast; Lilias White in Hadestown; Theresa Rebeck Joins Working Girl By: David Sheward August 13, 2022: Several new cast members including Tony winners and nomin…

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Broadway Babe by Barry Gordin

That’s Entertainment: Broadway Babe, Randie Levine-Miller, has unearthed some terrific YouTube videos with Arthur Schwartz, Chita Rivera, and Joy Behar. August 22, 2022: Broadway Babe, R…

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