MvVO Art Launches AD ART SHOW
Broadway

Ask Bob Blume –Column #54 – Fun Memories of Drama Desk Awards By An Executive Producer

Ask Bob Blume –Column #54 – Fun Memories of Drama Desk Awards By An Executive Producer

Welcome everyone, this is “Ask Bob Blume”, a weekly visual column with summary that discuss’ issues pertinent to today’s entertainment industry and appears exclusively here on Times Square Chronicles. I’m your host and president of Step Forward Entertainment, a talent management and production company located in both New York and Los Angeles. 

Our column is always also a benefit for the Actors Fund COVID-19 relief effort, and I’m asking you to go to the link below (www.actorsfund.org/stepforward and,  if in position to do so, please donate.

Bob and Mitzi Gaynor

In today’s column, I am relating stories, many of them use pictures and videos, pertinent to my time as Executive Producer of the Annual Drama Desk Awards from 1999 to 2011.

Bob Blume

The stories will include the Redgrave sisters (Lynn & Vanessa), Robert Goulet, Harvey Fierstein, Antonio Banderas, Daniel Radcliffe, Rue McClanahan among others. 

Bob and his son Ross

The video will include a promo clip from PBS, a short film highlighting Mitzi Gaynor and the 2010 Awards, and the very entertaining opening monologue and number from Kristen Chenoweth, while hosting the 2007 Awards.

There will also be pictures that include the Redgrave sisters, Robert Goulet, Antonio Banderas and Daniel Radcliffe among others.

Please watch the video column and I hope you are entertained.

Thank you and goodbye!  

Step Forward Entertainment site is http://www.stepforwardentertainment.com/

To Donate to The Actors Fund: www.actorsfund.org/stepforward

To Send in a question: askbobblume@gmail.com

To see ALL of the prior columns: ASK BOB BLUME columns

Broadway

Ask Bob Blume is a new twice-weekly Video Column giving career advice to actors/performers of all ages, who are either current professionals or looking to enter show business. The column will offer free advice, and answer questions from viewer emails by Robert R Blume (aka Bob) a respected veteran entertainment talent manager and producer. As the President of the bi-coastal talent management and production company Step Forward Entertainment, Bob currently oversees the careers of professional actors/singers/dancers/reporters, as well as serving as an Executive Producer of the Annual DRAMA DESK AWARDS (the “Golden Globes” of theatre) from 1999 until 2018. To submit questions: AskBobBlume@gmail.com For information on Bob: StepForwardEntertainment.com / RobertRBlume.com

More in Broadway

Countdown to Christmas Day Our Holiday Gift Guide: Be A Broadway Star!

Suzanna BowlingDecember 1, 2021

Theatre News: The Lehman Trilogy, Chicago, Slave Play and Fowl Play

Suzanna BowlingNovember 30, 2021

Meet Show Business Tour de Force Jamie DeRoy

Suzanna BowlingNovember 29, 2021

Stephen Sondheim Gone but Not Forgotten

Lawrence HarbisonNovember 28, 2021
Stephen Sondheim

Broadway is a Little More Quiet as it Mourns The Passing of Stephen Sondheim

Suzanna BowlingNovember 27, 2021

My Stephen Sondheim Playlist

Suzanna BowlingNovember 27, 2021

Becoming Broadway: An Introduction To A Career In Theatre

Suzanna BowlingNovember 27, 2021

Did Camilla’s Press Agent Pay For Diana: The Musical To Be Produced?

Suzanna BowlingNovember 26, 2021

Broadway’s Girl From the North Country Wraps Us Tenderly in a Worn Coat of Sadness and Beauty

RossNovember 26, 2021