Duo Charged In Connected With Friday Break-in

first_imgShare:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window) Cropped Photo: r. nial bradshaw / CC BY 2.0CHARLOTTE – Two people are facing charges in connection with a home break-in on Old Chautauqua Road in the Town of Charlotte Friday.The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office says a witness allegedly spotted Merle Smith, 38, and Kimberly Scriven, 40, enter a residence without permission and steal a television.Both reportedly fled prior to police’s arrival although, deputies say, they were located a short distance away.Scriven was processed and released with an appearance ticket for second-degree criminal trespass. Smith was processed and released with an appearance ticket for second-degree burglary and petit larceny.Both are scheduled to appear in Town of Charlotte Court at a later date.last_img

COVID: FDA Issues Alert On Abbott Test Accuracy

first_imgPhoto: Governor Tom Wolf / CC BY 2.0WASHINGTON – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued an alert about the COVID-19 tests being used by the White House.The FDA said there are “possible accuracy concerns” with the Abbott ID Now Coronavirus Test.The agency points to recent studies that show the test may return false negative reports.New York University Researchers found the test to be “unacceptable” for use with patients, claiming it frequently misses cases of the virus. Abbott has disputed the findings, saying it is inconsistent with other studies.The FDA says the test can still be used and it’s working with Abbott and others to study the new data. Share:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)last_img

Cue the Chandelier! Norm Lewis & Sierra Boggess Meet Up at Les Miz

first_img View Comments The Phantom of the Opera It’s been five years since Norm Lewis and Sierra Boggess went “Under the Sea” in The Little Mermaid, and now they’re returning to Broadway together again (on land, this time) this spring! The duo will play the Phantom and Christine in the Andrew Lloyd Webber mega-musical The Phantom of the Opera beginning May 12 at the Majestic Theatre. But before they bring the “Music of the Night” to the masses, they stormed the barricades on opening night of Les Miserables to cheer on Ramin Karimloo, Will Swenson and the new cast. Both Boggess and Lewis are former Les Miz revolutionaries—Boggess played Fantine in the West End, while Lewis played Javert in both the 2006 Broadway revival and Les Miserables in Concert: The 25th Anniversary. Click below to see Boggess’ adorable Twitter photo of the co-stars getting silly, then see them in The Phantom of the Opera this spring! Star Files from $29.00center_img Related Shows Sierra Boggess Norm Lewislast_img read more

Video! See Sierra Boggess & Tyne Daly Sing from It Shoulda Been You

first_img“Perfect” View Comments Sierra Boggess Star Files Show Closed This production ended its run on Aug. 9, 2015 It Shoulda Been You The new musical comedy It Shoulda Been You explores the hilarity and hijinx over a 24-hour period before a big wedding. In these two songs by composer Barbara Anselmi from a press event for the show, you’ll meet two onstage pair-ups: siblings Sierra Boggess and Lisa Howard, and mother-of-the-bride Tyne Daly and mother-of-the-groom Harriet Harris. Also featured is Tony nominee Montego Glover as one of Boggess’ maids of honor. Related Shows “Nice”last_img

Theater & New Start Date Set for Tuck Everlasting

first_img Show Closed This production ended its run on May 29, 2016 View Comments Related Shows The Tucks have a home! The musical adaptation of Tuck Everlasting will come to life at the Broadhurst Theatre this spring. Preview performances will begin on March 23 (instead of the previously reported March 19). Opening night is still set for April 17. Casey Nicholaw will direct and choreograph. Casting will be announced at a later date.The Broadhurst is currently the home of the long running ABBA musical Mamma Mia!, which will play its final performance on September 12. Misery, starring Bruce Willis and Laurie Metcalf, is scheduled to play the house from October 22 through February 7. Opening night is set for November 15.Featuring music by Chris Miller, lyrics by Nathan Tysen and a book by Claudia Shear, Tuck Everlasting follows a young girl and her friendship with Jesse Tuck and his family, who become immortal after drinking from an enchanted spring. Based on the 1975 children’s novel by Natalie Babbitt, the story has twice been adapted for the screen.Tuck Everlasting premiered at Atlanta’s Alliance Theatre earlier this year. The cast included Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Carolee Carmello, Terrence Mann and newcomer Sarah Charles Lewis. Tuck Everlastinglast_img read more

Sara Bareilles Will Release Waitress Concept Album Before B’way

first_img Show Closed This production ended its run on Jan. 5, 2020 Star Files This is great news for all those who couldn’t get to the American Repertory Theater to check out what the Broadway-bound Waitress was serving up! Singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles, who wrote the score for the tuner, will release a concept album entitled What’s Inside: Songs From Waitress. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the record will drop this fall, with the first single, ““She Used to Be Mine,” available via digital retailers on September 25.Waitress will complete its run in Boston on September 27 and is scheduled to begin previews on the Great White Way in March 2016, officially opening at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre in April. Based on the 2007 film by the late Adrienne Shelly, Waitress follows Jenna, a pregnant waitress in the south trapped in an abusive marriage and looking for a happy ending. She finds relief—and potentially that happy ending—by making creatively titled pies and forming a romance with an unlikely newcomer.We’re still waiting for official casting for the Broadway engagement; the ART production stars Tony winner Jessie Mueller, along with Keala Settle, Jeanna de Waal, Eric Anderson, Joe Tippett and Drew Gehling. Sara Bareilles Related Shows View Comments Waitresslast_img read more

Tix Now On Sale for American Psycho, Starring Benjamin Walker, on Broadway

first_img Benjamin Walker Star Files Related Shows American Psycho Tickets are now available to check out Benjamin Walker’s killer moves in the eagerly anticipated American Psycho. Directed by Rupert Goold, the new musical is scheduled to begin previews on March 26, 2016 at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. The opening night date and further casting will be announced soon.American Psycho features music and lyrics by Tony and Grammy winner Duncan Sheik and a book by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa. Based on the novel by Bret Easton Ellis, the tuner follows 26-year-old Patrick Bateman (Walker): a sophisticated, rich and devastatingly handsome Wall Street banker in 1980s New York City. He’s got a sculpted body, a model-gorgeous girlfriend and a to-die-for apartment. There’s just one snag: Patrick can’t get the blood out of his $5000 suits, because he also has a murderous, psychopathic alter ego that he hides from his friends and co-workers. The novel was adopted into an acclaimed film in 2000 starring Christian Bale and Reese Witherspoon.The show premiered at London’s Almeida Theatre in December 2013 and had been set to make its U.S. premiere at Second Stage off-Broadway in February 2015, before instead setting its sights on the Main Stem. Show Closed This production ended its run on June 5, 2016 View Commentslast_img read more

Tony-Winning Musical Avenue Q Celebrates a Simple Equation

first_img Related Shows View Comments Avenue Q You know what really adds up? The amount of time the Tony-winning musical Avenue Q has graced the New York stage. After 2,534 performances on Broadway and 2,534 performances at the show’s current home at off-Broadway’s New World Stages, the musical has a new lucky number! Avenue Q has played (drumroll, please) 5,068 performances since it first moved to Broadway in 2003. Congratulations, Avenue Q! We’re still not sure about what one should do with a B.A. in English, but you’ve found your purpose in entertaining us for many, many performances! Show Closed This production ended its run on May 26, 2019last_img

Dimitri Kleioris Steps Center Stage in An American in Paris

first_img An American in Paris View Comments Dimitri Kleioris in ‘An American in Paris'(Photo: Matthew Murphy) Well, we know that Dimitri Kleioris has got rhythm! Garen Scribner’s alternate in the Broadway production of An American in Paris will officially step center stage as Jerry Mulligan on July 19; Scribner has departed the musical to headline the national tour later this year. The Main Stem incarnation is running at the Palace Theatre through January 1, 2017.Kleioris, a dancer with the Royal New Zealand Ballet, can be seen on the Starz series Flesh and Bone.Directed and choreographed by Christopher Wheeldon, the tuner tells the tale of a young American soldier, a beautiful French girl and an indomitable European city, each yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of war.An American in Paris features music by George and Ira Gershwin with a book by Craig Lucas. The show includes the songs “I Got Rhythm,” “‘S Wonderful,” “But Not For Me,” “Stairway to Paradise,” “Our Love Is Here To Stay,” “They Can’t Take That Away” and orchestral music including “Concerto in F,” “2nd Prelude,” “2nd Rhapsody” and “An American In Paris.” The score has been adapted, arranged and supervised by Rob Fisher.The Broadway company currently also includes Leanne Cope, Veanne Cox, Jill Paice, Brandon Uranowitz and Max von Essen.center_img Related Shows Show Closed This production ended its run on Oct. 9, 2016last_img read more

Olivier Winner Derren Brown to Star in Atlantic Theater Company’s Derren Brown: Secret

first_img Derren Brown View Comments Get ready to be spellbound! Two-time Olivier winner Derren Brown is set to star in the final production of Atlantic Theater Company’s 2016-2017 season, Derren Brown: Secret. Brown created the show with longtime collaborators Andy Nyman and Andrew O’Connor. Nyman and O’Connor will also direct the production. Performances will begin on April 21 at ATC’s Linda Gross Theater; opening night is scheduled for May 16.Brown’s TV show Derren Brown: Mind Control received immediate success after airing in 2000. His specials include Russian Roulette, Seance, The Heist, Hero at 30,000 Feet, How to Predict the Lottery and Apocalypse. His live shows Something Wicked This Way Comes and Svengali, have won him two Olivier Awards. He garnered the 2012 BAFTA for Best Entertainment for Derren Brown: The Experiments. He has also penned the books Derren Brown: Tricks of the Mind and Derren Brown: Confessions of a Conjuror, which have sold over 700,000 copies worldwide.Derren Brown: Secret transports audiences into the startling world of mind-reading, suggestion and psychological illusion. This theatrical experience challenges audiences to take a closer look at the stories and beliefs that guide their lives.The limited engagement is slated to run through June 4. Derren Brown(Photo: Boneau/Bryan-Brown) Star Fileslast_img read more