Iconic agent Norman Brokaw was warmly remembered by more than 400 friends and family Monday in a celebration of life at the Hillcrest Country Club. Tony Orlando emceed with heartfelt tributes…
Entertainment attorney Louis C. Blau, who represented directors Stanley Kubrick and Francois Truffaut, Motown founder Berry Gordy and actors including Donald O’Connor, Mitzi Gaynor, Walter Matthau…
Anna Gordy Gaye, who was married to soul singer Marvin Gaye and whose brother Berry Gordy founded Motown Records, died at her Los Angeles home early Friday. She was 92. Berry Gordy founded Motown…
With musicals "After Midnight" and "A Night with Janis Joplin" now booked for fall runs, Broadway's singing a familiar song. A whole slew of them, in fact. Catalog musicals — that is, tuners with…
The spring season on Broadway has already yielded a bumper crop of B.O. earners, with four recent openers breaking the $1 million mark and landing in the Top 10 last week. One of those powerhouses…
Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder and Smokey Robinson were holding court there on Row L of the Lunt-Fontanne Theater as dozens of iPhones clicked away to record the moment.
The Broadway faithful (at least, the part that covers the Baby Boomer demographic ranging from “mature” to “doddering”) will have its mantra ready when cooler heads point out that “Motown: the…
Motown songwriter, producer and arranger Deke Richards, who logged his biggest successes with the Jackson 5 and the Supremes in the ’60s and ’70s, died on March 24 in Bellingham, Wash., after…
Spring breakers weren't just a big deal at SXSW last week – they made a splash on Broadway, too. Vacationing families helped push Main Stem box office high enough that eight shows ended up topping $1…
The jukebox musical is alive and well: Producers Kevin McCollum ("Rent," "Avenue Q," "In the Heights"), Doug Morris (chairman of Sony Music) and Berry Gordy announced Tuesday that "Motown," a new…
Publishing exec Ethiopia Habtemariam motors Motown Records.
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