Tuesday, November 19, 2019

GRAMMYS: Who Will Be Nominated for Best Musical Theater Album?

Tomorrow morning The Recording Academy® will announce nominees for the 62nd GRAMMY Awards, beginning at approximately 8:20 a.m. ET. Recording Academy president/CEO Deborah Dugan and chair o…

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Monday, November 18, 2019

Manhattan Theatre Club's BELLA BELLA Begins Final Two Weeks of Performances

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of Bella Bella, written and performed by Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein (Casa Valentina, Torch Song, Hairspray) and directed by Kimberly Senior (D…

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Friday, November 15, 2019

Songs & Stories with Harvey Granat: Comden & Green by Sandi Durell

    by Alix Cohen   Betty Comden (1917-2006) and Adolph Green (1914-2002) collaborated for six immensely fertile decades resulting in 18 musicals, 9 screenplays and their own high spirite…

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Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Bella Bella Review: Harvey Fierstein As Rep. Bella Abzug, Gutsy and Adorable by Jonathan Mandell

Bella Abzug spoke at my junior high school graduation, until Donna Florio’s mother told her to shut up. “This is my daughter’s graduation, not a political rally.”  Abzug paused, apo…

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Bella Bella Review: Harvey Fierstein as Rep. Bella Abzug by New York Theater

Bella Abzug spoke at my junior high school graduation, until Donna Florio’s mother told her to shut up. “This is my daughter’s graduation, not a political rally.”  Abzug paused, apo…

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Thursday, October 31, 2019

Harvey Fierstein pays homage to trailblazing Congresswoman Bella Abzug in ‘Bella Bella’ at New York City Center by Deb Miller

Part biography, part history lesson, and part turn-out-the-vote rally, Manhattan Theatre Club’s world premiere of Bella Bella, written and performed by Tony Awards favorite Harvey Fierstei…

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Bella Bella by Joseph Pisano

Like a great many history plays, Harvey Fierstein's "Bella Bella" is as much about the present as the past, paralleling everything that's gone wrong now with what went wrong then. Unsurprisi…

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REVIEW: I Do! I Do!, Upstairs At The Gatehouse ✭✭✭ by Ray Rackham

By Ray Rackham Ray Rackham reviews Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt's musical I Do! I Do! which is now playing Upstairs At The Gatehouse. Book now! This post REVIEW: I Do! I Do!, Upstairs At The…

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Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Brava,Bella! by Corine Cohen

  Harvey Fierstein is Bella Abzug and his one woman play is a delightful afternoon at MTC stage one. Listen to my podcast to hear more! The post Brava,Bella! appeared first on BroadwayShowb…

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VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For NEWSIES At Arena Stage

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater presents Disney's Tony Award-winning musical Newsies, an inspiring story about kids who fight for what is right at the turn of the century…

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Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Don’t ask Harvey Fierstein about Bella Abzug’s ‘f–king hats!’ by Barbara Hoffman

The stage lights go up and there, standing against a shower door holding a big red hat, is … Bella Abzug? Actually, it’s Harvey Fierstein, the writer and also the star — Patti LuPone a…

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Monday, October 28, 2019

Pet Shop Boys Musical Musik, Starring Frances Barber, to Play London by Andrew Gans

The solo show, with a book by Jonathan Harvey, features four new songs from the pop duo.

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Sunday, October 27, 2019

Abzug, Abzug — There She Goes Again! by David Finkle

My, my -- how can I resist Harvey Fierstein in his new play, "Bella Bella"? The post Abzug, Abzug — There She Goes Again! appeared first on Clyde Fitch Report.

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Critics and the (Un)criticized by John Simon

One person’s critic is another person’s crackpot. That they are not united in their opinions is ascribable to the Latin saying: quot homines, tot sententiae. I myself prefer being consid…

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Bella Bella ***1/2 by Barry Gordin

By: Paulanne Simmons October 27, 2019: Harvey Fierstein’s Bella Bella is certainly a tribute to the trailblazing New York congresswoman. But even more it is a personal act of love.

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Friday, October 25, 2019
Thursday, October 24, 2019

Local music educator is a semi-finalist in Recording Academy's 'Music Educator Award' competition by Sarah Bryan Miller St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Harvey Lockhart 'is one of the most remarkable teachers I've ever known,' says SLSO associate principal clarinet Diana Haskell

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Harvey Fierstein Talks Politics, Resisting, Sexism, & Changing the World in These Clips from MTC’s Bella Bella

Check out scenes from Bella Bella, the new play written by and starring Harvey Fierstein.

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See Harvey Fierstein and More Celebrate Bella Bella's Opening Night Off-Broadway by Nathan Skethway

The Tony winner stars as Bella Abzug in his new monologue play at MTC.

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Photo Coverage: Go Inside Opening Night of MTC's BELLA BELLA

Manhattan Theatre Club's World premiere of Bella Bella, written and performed by Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein (Casa Valentina, Torch Song, Hairspray) and directed by Kimberly Senior (D…

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BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Harvey Fierstein in BELLA BELLA!

Manhattan Theatre Club's World premiere of Bella Bella, written and performed by Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein (Casa Valentina, Torch Song, Hairspray) and directed by Kimberly Senior (D…

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Review Roundup: Harvey Fierstein in BELLA BELLA - What Did the Critics Think?

MTC has officially opened Bella Bella, written and performed by four-time Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein (Casa Valentina, Torch Song, Hairspray) and directed by Kimberly Senior (Disgrace…

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BWW Review: Harvey Fierstein Tips His Hat To The Iconic Abzug in BELLA BELLA

a?oeThis boy's club crap can't last. One day women will figure this out... And the whole world will change on that day when women take hold of their power.a??

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Tuesday, October 22, 2019

OVERCOMING ADVERSITY by Brian Scott Lipton

Harvey Fierstein creates a finely detailed portrait of the late Bella Abzug, a strong Democratic politician who made her mark on her time.

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What Did Critics Think of Bella Bella Off-Broadway? by Mark Peikert

The new solo show, written by and starring Harvey Fierstein, opened October 22.

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Harvey Fierstein’s ‘Bella Bella’ Is Classic Harvey Harvey: Off-Broadway Review by Greg Evans

Is one hotel bathroom big enough for personalities as outsized as Harvey Fierstein and Bella Abzug? The playwright’s Bella Bella, opening tonight at the Manhattan Theatre Club’s Off Broa…

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Bella Bella: Hats Off to Harvey Fierstein’s Abzug Homage by Melissa Rose Bernardo

★★★★ Four-time Tony winner Harvey Fierstein channels Battling Bella Abzug in his history-packed new one-person show The post Bella Bella: Hats Off to Harvey Fierstein’s Abzug Homag…

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Bella Bella: Tribute to a Champion, of Feminism and More by Elysa Gardner

★★★★ Harvey Fierstein remembers, and plays, "Battling Bella" Abzug The post Bella Bella: Tribute to a Champion, of Feminism and More appeared first on New York Stage Review.

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World Premiere of Bella Bella, Written by and Starring Harvey Fierstein, Opens Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Tony winner stars as Bella Abzug in the new monologue play at MTC.

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IMPRESSIONS: Teac Damsa’s “Swan Lake/Loch na hEala” at BAM Harvey by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS: Teac Damsa’s “Swan Lake/Loch na hEala” at BAM Harvey, "A 75-minute work of Irish tanztheater, Teac Damsa’s Loch na hEala manages the impossible by being radical yet …

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