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Review Roundup: RSC's WOLF HALL and BRING UP THE BODIESReview Roundup: RSC's WOLF HALL and BRING UP THE BODIES
by Review Roundups - May 19, 2014

On Saturday 17th May, Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies celebrated their opening night at the Aldwych Theatre, London WC2. The West End company includes Ben Miles as Cromwell, Nathaniel Parker as Henry VIII, Lydia Leonard as Anne Boleyn, Paul Jesson as Cardinal Wolsey and Lucy Briers as Katherine of Aragon. (more...)

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, GIDION'S KNOT & More Set for NextStop Theatre Company's 2014-15 SeasonJESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR, GIDION'S KNOT & More Set for NextStop Theatre Company's 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2014

NextStop Theatre Company has announced the line up for their 2014/15 main stage season. The second season for the DC area's most talked about new theatre company features an eclectic mixture of titles that includes a contemporary comedy, a period drama, two musicals, a long running Off-Broadway hit, and a regional premiere. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Opening Night of RSC's WOLF HALL and BRING UP THE BODIES in the West EndPhoto Flash: First Look at Opening Night of RSC's WOLF HALL and BRING UP THE BODIES in the West End
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2014

On Saturday 17th May, Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies celebrated their opening night at the Aldwych Theatre, London WC2. After the performance, creative team, cast and guests headed to The Royal Horseguards in Whitehall for a party. Check out the photos below! (more...)

BWW Reviews: BRING UP THE BODIES, Aldwych Theatre, May 17 2014BWW Reviews: BRING UP THE BODIES, Aldwych Theatre, May 17 2014
by Gary Naylor - May 18, 2014

Gary Naylor sees an ambitious, clever and tremendously rewarding adaptation of Hilary Mantel's award-winning historical novels, transferred from the RSC's Stratford-upon-Avon home to the West End for a summer season. (more...)

BWW Reviews: WOLF HALL, Aldwych Theatre, May 17 2014BWW Reviews: WOLF HALL, Aldwych Theatre, May 17 2014
by Gary Naylor - May 17, 2014

Gary Naylor sees an ambitious, clever and tremendously rewarding adaptation of Hilary Mantel's award-winning historical novels, transferred from the RSC's Stratford-upon-Avon home to the West End for a summer season. (more...)

Maren Montalbano and Piffaro, The Renaissance Band Perform Today at the Eastern State PenitentiaryMaren Montalbano and Piffaro, The Renaissance Band Perform Today at the Eastern State Penitentiary
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2014

As she awaited her untimely end in the Tower of London, King Henry VIII's second wife Anne Boleyn is said to have penned the poem, 'O Death, rock me to sleep.' Today, May 16th, the executed queen's words will haunt the cellblocks of Eastern State Penitentiary, brought back to life by Piffaro, The Renaissance Band and mezzo-soprano Maren Montalbano. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Stark Naked Theatre Company's THE WINTER'S TALE Makes You Laugh, Swoon, and CryBWW Reviews: Stark Naked Theatre Company's THE WINTER'S TALE Makes You Laugh, Swoon, and Cry
by David Clarke - May 11, 2014

William Shakespeare's THE WINTER'S TALE has experienced intermittent popularity. With a complex structure, the play is a tragedy, comedy, and romance. Shakespeare draws large inspiration from Robert Greene's Pandosto, and some scholars claim the play is a parallel to the fall of Anne Boleyn. As we bid farewell to the longest winter in recent memory, Houston's Stark Naked Theatre Company is producing a whimsical and surprisingly touching take on THE WINTER'S TALE. (more...)

BWW Interviews: Lydia Leonard, Anne Boleyn in RSC's WOLF HALL And BRING UP THE BODIESBWW Interviews: Lydia Leonard, Anne Boleyn in RSC's WOLF HALL And BRING UP THE BODIES
by Carrie Dunn - May 11, 2014

As a Tudor history obsessive, it's a source of constant professional frustration to me that I can never ask some of the key players the questions that would establish the truth behind the myths and mysteries. Performers taking on roles of iconic real-life people, however, get to sift through the sources to understand the figure they're portraying. (more...)

Maren Montalbano and Piffaro, The Renaissance Band to Perform 5/16 at the Eastern State PenitentiaryMaren Montalbano and Piffaro, The Renaissance Band to Perform 5/16 at the Eastern State Penitentiary
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2014

As she awaited her untimely end in the Tower of London, King Henry VIII's second wife Anne Boleyn is said to have penned the poem, "O Death, rock me to sleep." On May 16th, the executed queen's words will haunt the cellblocks of Eastern State Penitentiary, brought back to life by Piffaro, The Renaissance Band and mezzo-soprano Maren Montalbano. (more...)

RSC's WOLF HALL and BRING UP THE BODIES Transfer to the Aldwych Theatre TonightRSC's WOLF HALL and BRING UP THE BODIES Transfer to the Aldwych Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2014

Playful Productions and the Royal Shakespeare Company's sell-out productions of Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies transfer to the Aldwych Theatre from tonight, 1 May, for a strictly limited season until 6 September. (more...)

The Gamm to Conclude Season with BLACKBIRD, 5/1-6/1The Gamm to Conclude Season with BLACKBIRD, 5/1-6/1
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2014

The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre (The Gamm) closes Season 29 with the Rhode Island premiere of Blackbird, Scottish playwright David Harrower's shocking drama that captivates audiences and leaves them breathless. Gamm Artistic Director Tony Estrella directs Madeleine Lambert (Anne Boleyn in Anne Boleyn) and Gamm Resident Actor Jim O'Brien (Salter in A Number, Thomas Cromwell in Anne Boleyn) in the discomfiting story of a tormented young woman who confronts a traumatic relationship from her childhood. Blackbird runs from May 1-June 1 at The Gamm Theatre, 172 Exchange St., Pawtucket, RI. (more...)

ETERNAL LOVE Comes to Marlowe Theatre Next MonthETERNAL LOVE Comes to Marlowe Theatre Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2014

A REVIVAL of Shakespeare's Globe Theatre's critically-acclaimed production Eternal Love comes to The Marlowe Theatre next month (April). (more...)

RSC's WOLF HALL and BRING UP THE BODIES to Transfer to the Aldwych Theatre, May 1-Sept 6RSC's WOLF HALL and BRING UP THE BODIES to Transfer to the Aldwych Theatre, May 1-Sept 6
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2014

Playful Productions and the Royal Shakespeare Company have announced that the sell-out productions of Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies will transfer to the Aldwych Theatre from 1 May for a strictly limited season until 6 September. RSC Members Priority Booking opens at 10am on Thursday 6 March. Public Booking opens at 10am on Monday 10 March. (more...)

Seven Lectures at The Seven Gables Presents: History's Witches and Other Odd Tales by Author & Illustrator Lisa GravesSeven Lectures at The Seven Gables Presents: History's Witches and Other Odd Tales by Author & Illustrator Lisa Graves
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2014

Wednesday, March 19th at 6pm - ''History's Witches' takes the notion that the past is boring and colorless and infuses it with character, wit and magic. Lisa Graves' bright and charming historical vignettes are a delightful way to experience the stories of oft forgotten women. It's storytelling at its most creative.' -Beckett Graham & Susan Vollenweider, The History Chicks The House of the Seven Gables is excited to announce another great cast of authors and experts for this year's speaker series at Salem's premiere historic site. The House of Seven Gables offers a year-long variety of lectures where you will discover 330 years of Salem History through their museum and collection of historic buildings. Join local author and illustrator Lisa Graves for the first of the Seven Lectures series for an evening of intimate discussion on some of history's most colorful women. Through research for her blog, History Witch featuring fun facts and illustrations on quirky, sometimes lesser known people in history, Lisa has compiled quite the collection of historic tales. Learn about Bessie Coleman, the first African American female pilot, Nellie Bly a groundbreaking investigative journalist, Eleanor of Aquitane, Anne Boleyn, Bridget Bishop, Amelia Earhart and so many more fascinating women. Lisa will be discussing some of these women and their amazing, courageous and often times humorous adventures and give you a glimpse into her process of researching and writing her books: History's Witches which is available now and Trail Blazers which will be released Spring 2014. Lisa Graves grew up in Norfolk, MA, went to Bishop Feehan High School in Attleboro, MA and then on to San Diego Advertising Arts School. She has been a professional illustrator for over 17 years developing books, gift products, and creating installation art for corporate clients. Reservations recommended. Essex Heritage and Seven Gables Members are free; Non-Members $15. Please email sweber@7gables.org to reserve your ticket. (more...)

Adam Buchanan and More Set for THE MYSTAE at Hampstead Downstairs, Beg. TonightAdam Buchanan and More Set for THE MYSTAE at Hampstead Downstairs, Beg. Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2014

Hampstead Theatre presents Nick Whitby's The Mystae, starring Adam Buchanan, Alex Griffin-Griffiths and Beatrice Scirocchi. (more...)

Adam Buchanan and More Set for THE MYSTAE at Hampstead Downstairs; Cast Announced!Adam Buchanan and More Set for THE MYSTAE at Hampstead Downstairs; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2014

Hampstead Theatre has announced the that the cast of Nick Whitby's The Mystae will be Adam Buchanan, Alex Griffin-Griffiths and Beatrice Scirocchi. (more...)

Angelwalk Theatre to Present THE LIFE IS SWEET PROJECT, 2/10Angelwalk Theatre to Present THE LIFE IS SWEET PROJECT, 2/10
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2014

For one-night only, Angelwalk Theatre will be presenting Ashley's Gibson's inspirational one-woman show, The Life is Sweet Project on Monday, February 10, 2014 at the Toronto Centre for the Arts. (more...)

Ashley Gibson's THE LIFE IS SWEET PROJECT in Support of the CAMH FoundationAshley Gibson's THE LIFE IS SWEET PROJECT in Support of the CAMH Foundation
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2014

For one-night only, Angelwalk Theatre will be presenting Ashley's Gibson's inspirational one-woman show, The Life is Sweet Project on Monday, February 10, 2014 at the Toronto Centre for the Arts. (more...)

Howard Brenton's Sold-Out New Play DRAWING THE LINE Live-Streamed at Hampstead Theatre TonightHoward Brenton's Sold-Out New Play DRAWING THE LINE Live-Streamed at Hampstead Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2014

Hampstead Theatre in association with The Guardian announces the live-streaming of Howard Brenton's new play DRAWING THE LINE. Worldwide and free tonight 11 January at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

Full Casting Announced for ETERNAL LOVE - Sam Crane, Edward Peel & More!Full Casting Announced for ETERNAL LOVE - Sam Crane, Edward Peel & More!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2014

English Touring Theatre, which is celebrating its 21st birthday throughout 2014, is delighted to announce the full casting for its upcoming revival of Shakespeare's Globe Theatre's critically acclaimed production of Howard Brenton's Eternal Love, formerly titled In Extremis. (more...)

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