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Bernard Shaw News

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  • George Bernard Shaw

  • Date Of Birth:
    July 26, 1856
    Date Of Death:
    November 02, 1950 (94)
    Birth Place:
    Dublin, IRELAND
    Gender:
    Male
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    Mark Bebbington Set for Central Synagogue's International Concerts Series, 2/4Mark Bebbington Set for Central Synagogue's International Concerts Series, 2/4
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2015

    Mark Bebbington has a knack for finding and bringing to the spotlight either lost or forgotten pieces by important musical personalities - having already premiered (and recorded) the Vaughan Williams Fantasy For Piano and Orchestra, a complete John Ireland CD cycle and the piano music of Mario Castelnuovo-Tadesco. Most recently he opened the American Symphony Orchestra's Carnegie Hall season with Richard Strauss's little-known left-had piano concerto, Parergon. That's in addition to all the expected Rach 2's and Griegs and Schumanns. But his latest discovery should hold particular fascination, especially for Londoners. (more...)

    STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 1/25/15- PYGMALIONSTAGE TUBE: On This Day for 1/25/15- PYGMALION
    by Stage Tube - Jan 25, 2015

    Today in 1938, Pygmalion opened at the Maxine Elliott's Theatre. Written by Irish playwright George Bernard Shaw, the play centers on Professor of phonetics Henry Higgins. He makes a bet that he can train a bedraggled Cockney flower girl, Eliza Doolittle, to pass for a duchess at an ambassador's garden party by teaching her to assume a veneer of gentility, the most important element of which, he believes, is impeccable speech. The play is a sharp lampoon of the rigid British class system of the day and a comment on women's independence, packaged as a romantic comedy. (more...)

    NT Live to Broadcast EVERYMAN, Starring Chiwetel Ejiofor, This JulyNT Live to Broadcast EVERYMAN, Starring Chiwetel Ejiofor, This July
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2015

    Celebrating its 6th year bringing live theatre to cinema audiences around the world, NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE is pleased to announce an international broadcast of Academy Award nominee Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave) in the title role of Everyman, adapted by Carol Ann Duffy and directed by Rufus Norris, live from The National Theatre of Great Britain's Olivier Theatre on Thursday, July 16, 2015. Dates will vary at venues internationally and encore screenings will follow. (more...)

    ON HER SHOULDERS to Offer Staged Reading of Three Shorts from The Suffragists, 2/18ON HER SHOULDERS to Offer Staged Reading of Three Shorts from The Suffragists, 2/18
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2015

    On Her Shoulders will present a FREE staged reading of three shorts from the Suffragists, directed by Melissa Attebery on Wednesday, February 18, 2015. Doors open at 6:30pm;The Play in Context, which situates the script in its historical time and place, kicks off the evening at 6:45pm with an Introduction by dramaturg Barbara Cohen-Stratyner. Kristin Heckler is Assistant Director. Running time, including a post-performance Q&A is 2 hours. The performance is at New Perspectives Studio, 458 West 37th Street, at 10th Avenue. R.S.V.P to OnHerShouldersReservations@gmail.com. (more...)

    BWW Previews: Hey Clevelanders - It's Almost Shaw Festival Time!BWW Previews: Hey Clevelanders - It's Almost Shaw Festival Time!
    by Roy Berko - Jan 21, 2015

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    BWW Interviews: CHARLOTTE MOORE and Irish Repertory TheatreBWW Interviews: CHARLOTTE MOORE and Irish Repertory Theatre
    by Marina Kennedy - Jan 17, 2015

    Broadwayworld.com interviewed Charlotte Moore, the Artistic Director and co-Founder of New York City's highly acclaimed Irish Repertory Theatre. (more...)

    Alexandra Dowling, Charlotte Powell, Roberta Taylor & Harriet Thorpe to Star in THE LAST OF THE DE MULLINS at Jermyn Street TheatreAlexandra Dowling, Charlotte Powell, Roberta Taylor & Harriet Thorpe to Star in THE LAST OF THE DE MULLINS at Jermyn Street Theatre
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2015

    Alexandra Dowling, Charlotte Powell, Roberta Taylor and Harriet Thorpe will be starring in London's first professional production of St John Hankin's The Last of the De Mullins for over a century. Directed by Joshua Stamp-Simon, the production will open at Jermyn Street Theatre on Thursday 5 February for a limited season, previewing from 3 February and ending on 28 February. (more...)

    Tony Nominee Melissa Errico Joins Cast of Showtime's Wall Street Drama BILLIONSTony Nominee Melissa Errico Joins Cast of Showtime's Wall Street Drama BILLIONS
    by TV News Desk - Jan 16, 2015

    Melissa Errico, a multi-talented actress and vocalist who has appeared in television, film, and stage, will join the cast of Billions, an upcoming Wall Street drama (more...)

    HAY FEVER, Starring Felicity Kendal, to Open at Duke of York's Theatre in AprilHAY FEVER, Starring Felicity Kendal, to Open at Duke of York's Theatre in April
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2015

    Following a sold out run at the Theatre Royal Bath last summer and a subsequent tour of Australia, Lindsay Posner's production of HAY FEVER transfers to London's Duke of York's Theatre for a limited run, 29th April - 1st August 2015. (more...)

    2015 Music Circus Season to Feature MY FAIR LADY, PETER PAN, HAIR & More!2015 Music Circus Season to Feature MY FAIR LADY, PETER PAN, HAIR & More!
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2015

    California Musical Theatre announced a varied lineup of musicals for the 2015 season of Sacramento Music Circus at the Wells Fargo Pavilion, the 65th season for what has become a Northern California summer tradition. The summer lineup will include two classics that are Music Circus audience favorites, Lerner and Loewe's My Fair Lady and Leonard Bernstein, Arthur Laurents and Stephen Sondheim's West Side Story, as well as the Mississippi adventure Big River, the musical comedy Bye Bye Birdie, the magical journey Peter Pan, and a sixth show that will be offered as an option for season subscribers, the generation-defining Hair. (more...)

    Mary Moody Northen Theatre to Present MISALLIANCE, 2/12-22Mary Moody Northen Theatre to Present MISALLIANCE, 2/12-22
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2015

    Mary Moody Northen Theatre, the award-winning producing arm of the St. Edward's University theatre training program, continues its 2014-2015 season with George Bernard Shaw's Misalliance, running February 12 - 22, 2015. (more...)

    MY FAIR LADY to Play Pittsburgh Public Theater, 1/22-2/22MY FAIR LADY to Play Pittsburgh Public Theater, 1/22-2/22
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2015

    The centerpiece of Pittsburgh Public Theater's 40th anniversary Season of Legends is My Fair Lady, the musical event with book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederick Loewe. Directed and choreographed by Ted Pappas, My Fair Lady runs January 22 - February 22, 2015 at the O'Reilly Theater, Pittsburgh Public Theater's home in the heart of Downtown's Cultural District. (more...)

    Entrees and Encores Productions to Present New Actors' Readings This MonthEntrees and Encores Productions to Present New Actors' Readings This Month
    by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2015

    Entrees and Encores returns Wednesday, January 14th to Sunflowers Cafe on Main Street in Jaffrey with readings from George Bernard Shaw as well as acclaimed new and old playwrights. On Wednesday, January 28th, The Waterhouse restaurant in Peterborough has readings from Tennessee Williams with additional work from other noted authors. Once again, each restaurant provides a sumptuous 3-course gourmet meal that precedes each performance. (more...)

    Pacific Conservatory Theatre to Present CHRISTMAS IS HERE AGAIN, 11/13-12/24Pacific Conservatory Theatre to Present CHRISTMAS IS HERE AGAIN, 11/13-12/24
    by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2014

    A magical new musical opens the Pacific Conservatory Theatre's 51st Season - the world premiere production of Renegade Animation's Christmas Is Here Again. This frolicsome adventure for the entire family is a new stage musical by Brad Carroll and Jeremy Mann based on the film of the same name written and directed by Robert Zappia. Christmas is Here Again plays in the Marian Theatre November 13 - December 24, 2014. (more...)

    Stage Guild Starts the New Year with IN PRAISE OF LOVEStage Guild Starts the New Year with IN PRAISE OF LOVE
    by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2014

    The Washington Stage Guild continues its 29th season with IN PRAISE OF LOVE by Terence Rattigan The Washington Stage Guild continues its 2014-15 Season of Love and/or Marriage with a long-overdue revival of Terence Rattigan's witty and moving IN PRAISE OF LOVE. (more...)

    George Bernard Shaw's 'MISALLIANCE' to Run 1/28-2/22 at Walnut Street TheatreGeorge Bernard Shaw's 'MISALLIANCE' to Run 1/28-2/22 at Walnut Street Theatre
    by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2014

    George Bernard Shaw's Misalliance: 'A Cavalcade of Ideas Wrapped Around a Full Portion of Wit' will run January 28 through February 22, 2015 at Walnut Street Theatre's Studio 5. (more...)

    Photo Flash: Gingold Theatrical Group's SHAW CONCERT Visits The PlayersPhoto Flash: Gingold Theatrical Group's SHAW CONCERT Visits The Players
    by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2014

    ?Gingold Theatrical Group continued its SHAW NEW YORK 2014 festival on Monday Dec 15th with its sold out Shaw Concert featuring The Tesla Quartet as a candle-lit soiree at The Players club on Gramercy Park South in Manhattan. The Tesla Quartet consists of violinists Michelle Lie, Edwin Kaplan and Ross Snyder, with Serafim Smigelskiy on cello. (more...)

    Photo Flash: Razors Edge Presents PYGMALION at Colonial Dames Museum HousePhoto Flash: Razors Edge Presents PYGMALION at Colonial Dames Museum House
    by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2014

    Award­-winning actors Bill Connington (ZOMBIE) and Cadden Jones (WEST SIDE STORY) appeared in the sparkling George Bernard Shaw comedy PYGMALION at the Colonial Dames Museum House at 215 East 71st Street (between 2nd and 3rd Avenues). The evening was produced by Razors Edge Productions and benefited historic Van Cortlandt House Museum in Van Cordtlandt Park. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

    The Canadian Opera Company Presents New Production of Mozart's DON GIOVANNI, 1/24-2/21The Canadian Opera Company Presents New Production of Mozart's DON GIOVANNI, 1/24-2/21
    by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2014

    The Canadian Opera Company's 2014/2015 winter season opens with a game-changing new production of Mozart's Don Giovanni. Internationally acclaimed Russian director Dmitri Tcherniakov defies convention with this dark and witty masterpiece inspired by literature's most famous womanizer, Don Juan. His vision is brought to blistering life by a dream cast led by renowned Canadian baritoneRussell Braun and German maestro Michael Hofstetter conducting Mozart's glorious score of irresistible melodies. Sung in Italian with English SURTITLESTM, Don Giovanni runs for 10 performances on January 24, 27, 30,February 1, 3, 6, 12, 14, 18, 21, 2015 at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts. (more...)

    Paul Vincent O'Connor, Fiona O'Shaughnessy, Dan Donohue and More to Star in THE NIGHT ALIVE at Geffen PlayhousePaul Vincent O'Connor, Fiona O'Shaughnessy, Dan Donohue and More to Star in THE NIGHT ALIVE at Geffen Playhouse
    by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2014

    The Geffen Playhouse announces the cast for its West Coast premiere production of Conor McPherson's The Night Alive, helmed by Geffen Playhouse Artistic Director Randall Arney. This production will feature Paul Vincent O'Connor (August: Osage County at the National Theatre, London), Fiona O'Shaughnessy (Utopia), Dan Donohue (The Lion King on Broadway), Denis Arndt (Basic Instinct), and Peter O'Meara (Band of Brothers). (more...)

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