Tag: touring play

Theater

Back For More: “Motown The Musical” Returning To Broadway

If you missed “Motown The Musical” during its first run on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre for nearly two years from March 2013 until January 2015, you can catch the popular show again in New York City starting in July. ...
Theater

Open Road: “Motown The Musical” Makes Millions On Tour

Missed “Motown The Musical” on Broadway? Well catch the show on the road. The hit theatrical production is currently playing Hollywood’s Pantages Theatre will celebrate the one-year anniversary of its first national tour on May 8, 2015 after kicking off ...
Theater

Road Trip: Tyler Perry Takes Madea On The Road

Tyler Perry is returning to the genre that first made him successful – touring plays. The Hollywood mogul is gearing up to hit the road in a new play called “Madea On The Run.” Perry’s new production is only slated ...
TV

Family Matters: David & Tamela Mann Star In “It’s A ...

On camera, David and Tamela Mann are best known as The Browns—two characters created by Tyler Perry in a touring play, where David plays Leroy Brown, the father of Tamela’s character Cora. In real life, the couple is happily married ...
Theater

Word Play: Vanessa Bell Calloway Brings Zora Neale Hurston Show ...

Actress Vanessa Bell Calloway will play her one-woman show about prolific writer Zora Neale Hurston on the East Coast. “Letters From Zora,” the play Calloway first played at the Pasadena Playhouse in Pasadena, Calif., will run from Oct. 9 – ...
Theater

The Winner Is: Kym Whitley To Host NAACP Theatre Awards

Comedienne Kym Whitley has been tapped to host the 24th Annual NAACP Theatre Awards. The star of OWN Network’s “Raising Whitley” and ABC Family’s “Young & Hungry” will oversee the ceremony on Monday, Nov. 17. The 24th Annual NAACP Theatre ...
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Kandi Burruss: Preps Wedding Special & Releases Play DVD

Bravo is gearing up for the June 1 debut of Kandi Burruss’s latest spin-off series, “Kandi’s Wedding.” The “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star will chronicle her road to the alter with fiancé Todd Tucker in a wedding series showcasing their ...
Theater

Kandi Burruss: Partners With Fiancé Todd To Produce First Play

“Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Kandi Burruss is getting her Tyler Perry on. Burruss has created a musical called “A Mother’s Love” with original songs that is loosely based on her life with fiancé, television producer Todd Tucker. The 37-year-old ...
Theater

Angie Stone & Brian McKnight: Star In Production “Love Lies”

R&B stars Angie Stone and Brian McKnight have joined the national tour of three-time Tony Award winner Hinton Battle’s play, “Love Lies.” The musical, which made its debut last summer at the Midtown International Theatre Festival, is based on three ...
News

Cancelled: Tyler Perry Ends Last Madea Play Early

Last month Tyler Perry updated fans with new tour dates for his latest touring play, “Madea Gets A Job” and revealed that following the conclusion of the production, he would be taking an indefinite hiatus from the road. Now, the ...