4 years ago

The Glass Menagerie Breaks into a Standing Ovation

The dark American classic The Glass Menagerie opened to the bright lights of Broadway recently. The highly anticipated play, which title evokes a sense of fragility, delivers a powerful story. PressRoomVIP was invited to share this moving evening with the production and their guests. With bated breath the star-studded guests spoke with press as they hurried down the red carpet to get inside and see the play. “I get invited to plays, to openings. This is the one I really hoped I got [invited to]. And I’m so relieved I got invited,” says Victor Garber….

4 years ago

Big Broadway Opening for Big Fish

BIG FISH is a new Broadway musical featuring direction and choreography by five-time Tony Award winner Susan Stroman (The Producers, The Scottsboro Boys), music and lyrics by Tony nominee Andrew Lippa (The Addams Family, The Wild Party) and a new book by esteemed screenwriter John August (Big Fish, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory). Two-time Tony winner Norbert Leo Butz (Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Catch Me If You Can), Tony nominee Kate Baldwin (Giant, Finian’s Rainbow) and Tony nominee Bobby Steggert (Giant, Ragtime) lead the cast of amazing characters.

4 years ago

Nigel Barker Honored by the Point Foundation

Recently, The Point Foundation celebrated two champions of the LGBTQ community, Nigel Barker and The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. The gala took place at Pier Sixty and PressRoomVIP was on location. The evening included high profile supporters and a tone of inspiration. The Point Foundation “is an organization that supports the LGBT community, supports young people who have been marginalized because of their sexuality,” describes Judith Light (award-winning actress). Point promotes these young adults by financing education, providing mentorship, and community service training.

4 years ago

34th Annual College Television Awards

Recently, PressRoomVIP attended the 34th Annual College Television Awards. The program “was started to prepare the future of television,” said Norma Provencio Pichardo, Executive Director of the Academy of Television Arts & Science Foundation. Brian Baumgartner, award-winning actor, emphasized that “everybody who was doing television just kept doing it, all we’d see is the same thing. But having new energy, new voices is incredibly important.”