Archive for January, 2018

Vilanch, Prince, Gaines, Burnham, Callaway. and More Join Celebration of Rodgers, Hammerstein, & Hart

Saturday, January 27th, 2018

Broadway World
Vilanch, Prince, Gaines, Burnham, Callaway. and More Join Celebration of Rodgers, Hammerstein, & Hart
by David Green
Jan. 24, 2018

Tickets for the 11th annual Michael Childers’ production of One Night Only: Rodgers, Hammerstein & Hart, are now on sale. This star-studded musical production will be presented on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 @ 6:30pm, at the McCallum Theatre for the Performing Arts and benefits Jewish Family Service of the Desert (JFS). Since 2008, One Night Only has sold out has sold out quickly every year. Read More

A Golden Opportunity to Support The Ridgefield Playhouse at The Judy Gold and Bruce Vilanch show on January 27

Friday, January 26th, 2018

Hamlet Hub
A Golden Opportunity to Support The Ridgefield Playhouse at The Judy Gold and Bruce Vilanch show on January 27
Published on Friday, 12 January 2018 15:03
Written by Jill Mango

LOS ANGELES, CA – JULY 12: Writer/actor Bruce Vilanch attends the 2017 Outfest Los Angeles LGBT Film Festival screening of ‘The Fabulous Allan Car’ at DGA Theater on July 12, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Tara Ziemba/WireImage)

It’s a Golden Opportunity to support The Playhouse at the Judy Gold show! Donate your gold and silver rings, bracelets and necklaces to The Ridgefield Playhouse at the Gold and Silver Give Back Event before the Judy Gold and Bruce Vilanch show on January 27! Veteran jeweler Steve Delzio of The Mexican Shack will be in the lobby from 6:30-8pm to accept your jewelry as a fundraiser for The Ridgefield Playhouse, which is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit. Read More

Judy Gold Discusses Partnering Up With Bruce Vilanch (For Comedy, Folks, Geesh!) And Other Topics

Friday, January 26th, 2018

Milford Mirror
Judy Gold discusses comedy partnership
By Arts & Leisure on January 25, 2018

When you’re talking comedy greats today, Judy Gold is truly worthy of her last name. Whether it was as writer and producer of the Rosie O’Donnell show, starring in two acclaimed Off Broadway one-woman shows (“The Judy Show — My Life as a Sitcom” and “25 Questions for a Jewish Mother”) or just the nearly 25 years she has been doing standup, the comedian delivers a gold-medal performance at every turn. Read More

Hamilton’s Mandy Gonzalez Will Light up Bright Stars of Broadway Showcase January 14; Bruce Vilanch Will Host

Saturday, January 13th, 2018

Playbill
Hamilton’s Mandy Gonzalez Will Light up Bright Stars of Broadway Showcase January 14
BY ROBERT VIAGAS
JAN 12, 2018

Mandy Gonzalez, who currently plays Angelica Schuyler in Broadway’s Hamilton, will make two extracurricular New York City appearances in January to promote her album Fearless.

The actor, who also originated the role of Nina Rosario in Lin-Manuel Miranda’s earlier musical In the Heights, will perform 7 PM, January 14, at Feinstein’s/54 Below as part of the club’s Bright Stars of Broadway showcase, singing numbers from her album as well as signature songs from In the Heights and other shows in which she has appeared. Read More

The Toscars 2018 Date Has Been Set! And What Are The Toscars?

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

Film News
The Toscars 2018 date has been set
January 9, 2018

The red carpet is ready, the paparazzi are prepping their lenses, the stunning dresses are being chosen, and the golden awards are ready to be handed out to the lucky winners. Yes, it’s time again for the Toscars ceremony. No, that’s not a misprint. The Oscars are being held in March, but a few days before that on February 28th, Brits in LA’s 11th annual Toscars will be held in Hollywood at the Renberg Theatre.

This affectionate, spoofy homage is based around this year’s Oscar nominations for best movie. After the Oscar nominations are announced, in three weeks, parodies are made, judged by the Whacademy and then shown at the awards ceremony. Read More

Bruce Vilanch To Be Featured In The Documentary “Amsel: Illustrator of the Lost Art”

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

Bruce Vilanch, Charlotte Crossley, Bob Esty, David Byrd, and a host of others will lend their memories to the documentary, Amsel: Illustrator of the Lost Art.

This will be the first in-depth profile of illustrator Richard Amsel, detailing his remarkable body of work while chronicling an enigmatic life of personal heartbreak, celebrity friendships, creative genius, and a tragic end at the age of 37 from AIDS.

The release date is set for some time in 2018