“This week, theatre legend Ben Verseen stopped in at the WBGO studio for a performance of What A Wonderful World. Vereen is set to take the stage April 4 to 7th at the Dizzy’s Club in New York City for An Evening with Ben Vereen.”
“Now entering its 28th year, Broadway Theatre Project (BTP) announces Ben Vereen will rejoin the visiting faculty team in 2019. During the 28 years BTP has been educating young artists, Ben has served in a variety of capacities: as a Master Artist, Artistic Advisor to the Project, and Co-Artistic Director. BTP’s faculty members in 2019 include dancers and choreographers, vocal technique teachers as well as coaches, directors, playwrights, casting directors, and talent agents and an award winning photographer. The 2019 Summer Apprenticeship program is being held June 23-July 14 on the campus of the University of South Florida.”
“Grace Byers, Debbi Morgan,Ben Vereen, Elisabeth Rohm, model Chasity Saunders and multi-platinum recording artist Rick Ross have been casted in ‘My Life’ episode of Irv Gotti’s TALES Season 2.
Tales, scripted anthology series transforming the lyrics of hip hop’s greatest hits into captivating visual narratives, will return to BET Networks for a second season starting April 23, 2019. Each week, one of nine iconic songs will be distilled to its thematic essence and retold through the visionary mind of Irv ‘Gotti’ Lorenzo. Love, murder, and a whole lot of hip hop will bring new life to songs.”
“Instead of serving turkey, Tony Award winner Ben Vereen will be serving up some of his hit songs at a special concert in Manhattan this Thanksgiving.
Vereen filled NY1 in on the details during an appearance on Your News Live at Noon. Entitled Steppin’ Out with Ben Vereen, it’s a two-day appearance beginning on November 22 during which he plans to share some of his new songs.”
“Legendary song and dance man Ben Vereen is blessed, booked and busy. The Brooklyn, N.Y.-raised Renaissance man is riding high this season with a string of new gigs, including holiday cabaret dates in New York City and Connecticut and juicy roles on primetime dramas such as the Magnum P.I. reboot and Lee Daniels’ sudsy Atlanta music-industry themed Star.”
“‘Razzle Dazzle ‘Em’ is what Ben does, innately; it’s in his blood, it’s in his soul. ‘Steppin’ Out’ signifies going beyond what you have achieved thus far. Ben Vereen is an Evolved Entity that shares his evolutional journey with us, delightedly so… on both sides!! This past Saturday evening, I had the great pleasure to see Ben Vereen perform at the Catalina Bar & Grill. When I first heard where he would be, I wondered why he chose a Jazz Club. Now I know why. Ben Vereen not only has decades of hit Broadway Shows, TV Series, Nightclub Acts, Awards and Accolades to his repertoire, but from that he has still kept hisinitial joy and exuberance in performing, yet taken his showmanship to another level.”
“Ben Vereen has no plans to slow down. He is performing across the country with shows in both San Diego and here in Los Angeles. He is also working on a one man show on Broadway called Reflections. He says that it is a look at all that we as a people have overcome, his experiences, joys, trials and tribulations that he has experienced over the past 50 years. He encourages everyone to come out and see this show at the Catalina Theater and he promises that ‘God Willing,’ there will be many more shows to enjoy.”