Latest Bye Bye Birdie Stories

2009-08-01 13:13:48

Rehearsals for the Broadway revival of the Tony-winning musical Bye Bye Birdie have begun in New York with an opening date of Oct.

2009-05-29 10:16:59

Nolan Gerard Funk, star of the TV movie musical Spectacular!, has been cast in the role of Conrad Birdie in the Broadway revival of Bye Bye Birdie. The Roundabout Theatre Company in New York made the casting announcement Friday. The first Broadway production of the rock 'n' roll musical comedy in 48 years will also co-star John Stamos, Gina Gershon, Bill Irwin, Jayne Houdyshell and Dee Hoty. Allie Trimm, who made her Broadway debut in Jason Robert Brown's 13 the Musical, will play Kim...

2009-05-04 12:24:36

Bye Bye Birdie will be the inaugural production of the new Henry Miller's Theatre on Broadway, the Roundabout Theatre Company announced Monday. Preview performances are to begin Sept. 10, 2009, with an opening night planned for Oct. 15, 2009. The limited engagement is set to play through Jan.

2009-04-03 09:59:42

John Stamos, Gina Gershon and Bill Irwin are set to star in the Broadway revival of the musical Bye Bye Birdie, the Roundabout Theatre Company said. The 1960-set rock 'n' roll musical comedy is to open this fall and play a limited engagement, 48 years after the original Broadway production debuted. Stamos will play Albert, Gershon will portray Rosie and Irwin will play Harry in the production, which is being directed and choreographed by Robert Longbottom. The musical's book is by Michael...

2008-09-23 21:00:21

By Jim Farber Theater Critic You might be better off renting the movie.

2008-09-08 18:00:24

ADVISORY, Sept. 8, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What: Charles Strouse, author of Put On a Happy Face - A Broadway Memoir, presided over the Closing Bell. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43rd & Broadway - Broadcast Studio When: Monday, September 8, 2008 at 4:00 p.m.

2008-08-19 00:00:22

By Michael Kuchwara NEW YORK -- The subtitle, "A Broadway Memoir," says it most succinctly.

2008-07-17 15:00:42

By Andy Goodell, The Creston News Advertiser, Iowa Jul. 17--This show really comes alive. Crest Area Theater's production of the Broadway classic, "Bye, Bye Birdie" will include a live band playing along with the actors from the rarely used orchestra pit at the Creston High School auditorium.

2008-07-08 09:00:42

NEW YORK _ The tributes were predictably extravagant at the 80th-birthday party for Broadway composer Charles Strouse one recent evening at the posh 21 Club.

2008-07-06 12:00:16

PROVO -- World-class entertainment is coming to the Covey Center for the Arts with the new Mayor's Series for the Performing Arts.

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  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
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