Bernard Shaw News

Also Credited As: 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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Bernard Shaw News

Date of Birth: July 26, 1856
Date of Death: November 02, 1950 (94)
Birth Place: Dublin, IRELAND
Gender: Male
Syracuse University Department of Drama presents MAJOR BARBARASyracuse University Department of Drama presents MAJOR BARBARA
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2017

"The greatest of evils and the worst crime is poverty," declared George Bernard Shaw in the introduction to his famous play "Major Barbara". Written in 1906, this deliciously provocative comedy is the next offering in the Syracuse University Department of Drama season. Performances in the Storch Theatre at the Syracuse Stage/Drama complex begin March 31, with the official opening night on April 1. (more...)

Washington Stage Guild to Close 30th Season with 'BACK TO METHUSELAH'Washington Stage Guild to Close 30th Season with 'BACK TO METHUSELAH'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2017

The Washington Stage Guild will celebrate the end of its 30th Anniversary Season with Back To Methuselah: As Far As Thought Can Reach, the final episode in its multi-year presentation of George Bernard Shaw's visionary cycle of plays about humanity's destiny. (more...)

BWW Review: Haitink Captivates Boston - AgainBWW Review: Haitink Captivates Boston - Again
by Erica Miner - Mar 20, 2017

Boston Symphony Conductor Emeritus Bernard Haitink has sustained a mutually respectful relationship with the BSO and its audiences for over 40 years (more...)

Photo Coverage: Gingold Theatrical Group's GOLDEN SHAMROCK GALA Honors Tyne DalyPhoto Coverage: Gingold Theatrical Group's GOLDEN SHAMROCK GALA Honors Tyne Daly
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Mar 19, 2017

Gingold Theatrical Group, under the leadership of Founding Artistic Director David Staller, honored Tony and Emmy-winning actress and GTG/Project Shaw alum Tyne Daly at its annual Golden Shamrock Gala, March 17 at 6;30pm, at 3 West Club (3 West 51st Street), and BroadwayWorld was there to capture the action. (more...)

Photo Flash: OVERRULED Returns to Papillon as an Immersive Party Theatre ExperiencePhoto Flash: OVERRULED Returns to Papillon as an Immersive Party Theatre Experience
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

Shiyr Productions will reprise Overruled after a successful run in the fall of 2016. Performances will run April 7-9 & 28-30, 2017 at Papillon Bistro & Bar, Prohibition Room, 22 E. 54th Street (bet. 5th & Madison Avenues), New York, NY 10022. (more...)

Nathan Lane Attends the UK Premiere of THE FROGS in LondonNathan Lane Attends the UK Premiere of THE FROGS in London
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2017

Nathan Lane, whose 2004 Broadway version of Stephen Sondheim's 'The Frogs' - an hilarious send up of Greek comedy and satire - has its UK premiere tonight (Thursday 16 March), attended the show last night at Jermyn Street Theatre in London's West End. (more...)

VIDEO: On This Day, March 15 - The Oh So Loverly MY FAIR LADY Opens at the Mark Hellinger TheaterVIDEO: On This Day, March 15 - The Oh So Loverly MY FAIR LADY Opens at the Mark Hellinger Theater
by Stage Tube - Mar 15, 2017

On this day in 1956, Julie Andrews and Rex Harrison took to the Broadway stage for opening night of a musical retelling of George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion. Under the tutelage of linguist, Henry Higgins, a poor Cockney flower girl is transformed into a woman of society in this Lerner and Loewe musical theatre gem aptly titled, My Fair Lady. (more...)

ShawChicago Sets 'Dysfunctional Family Fun' 2017-18 SeasonShawChicago Sets 'Dysfunctional Family Fun' 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2017

ShawChicago presents its 2017/18 season, Dysfunctional Family Fun: 1776-1926. The season will include George Bernard Shaw's The Devil's Disciple, Margaret Raether's Jeeves In Bloom, based on the works of P.G. Wodehouse, and Noel Coward's Hay Fever. All performances will be at the Ruth Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL 60610. (more...)

Artists Rep presents Horror Genre-Inspired Comedy FEATHERS AND TEETHArtists Rep presents Horror Genre-Inspired Comedy FEATHERS AND TEETH
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2017

Artists Repertory Theatre presents the Northwest Premiere of FEATHERS AND TEETH by Charise Castro Smith, directed by Artistic Director Damaso Rodriguez. Previews performances begin March 7, the play opens March 11 and runs through April 2 on the Morrison Stage. (more...)

Finborough Theatre to Mark 150th Anniversary of CASTE with Production Starring Paul Bradley and Susan PenhaligonFinborough Theatre to Mark 150th Anniversary of CASTE with Production Starring Paul Bradley and Susan Penhaligon
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2017

In a new production commissioned by the Finborough Theatre to mark the 150th anniversary of T. W. Robertson's 1867 comedy - and the first UK production in over 20 years - Caste plays at the Finborough Theatre for nine Sunday and Monday evenings and Tuesday matinees from Sunday, 2 April 2017. (more...)

FUN HOME Kicks off Portland Center Stage at The Armory's 30th Anniversary SeasonFUN HOME Kicks off Portland Center Stage at The Armory's 30th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2017

Portland Center Stage at The Armory kicks off its 30th anniversary season with the "heart-gripping and cathartic" musical Fun Home, which swept the 2015 Tony Awards with five wins. (more...)

First New Production of MY FAIR LADY in 25 Years to 'Dance All Night' on Broadway Next SpringFirst New Production of MY FAIR LADY in 25 Years to 'Dance All Night' on Broadway Next Spring
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2017

Next spring, Lincoln Center Theater, in association with Nederlander Presentations Inc., will mount a new production of Lerner & Loewe's MY FAIR LADY, the first Broadway production of the classic musical in 25 years. MY FAIR LADY, which will be directed by Bartlett Sher, will begin previews Thursday, March 22, 2018 and open on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65 Street). (more...)

A Boarding Pass to a Badass Break - WeHo offers for a Spring Season or for Simply no ReasonA Boarding Pass to a Badass Break - WeHo offers for a Spring Season or for Simply no Reason
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2017

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Peterborough Players Announce 2017 Summer Season!Peterborough Players Announce 2017 Summer Season!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2017

With the success of their Inaugural Winter Season, 2017 has already been a special year for the Peterborough Players. But not known to rest on their laurels, the Players have announced a Summer Season that is sure to delight the thousands that attend their theatre each summer. And at the heart of the season is their first big musical in years. Familiar subscription packages and passes are being offered (and are on sale now) as the best options for the most savings and flexibility for experiencing the upcoming season. (more...)

Wouldn't it Be Loverly to See MY FAIR LADY at Beef & BoardsWouldn't it Be Loverly to See MY FAIR LADY at Beef & Boards
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2017

A beloved American musical returns to the Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre stage after 20 years starting March 30. Lerner and Loewe's classic My Fair Lady is Broadway's version of George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion. (more...)

Willy Russell's Comedy EDUCATING RITA Coming to Everyman This MarchWilly Russell's Comedy EDUCATING RITA Coming to Everyman This March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

A wisecracking, no-nonsense hairdresser from the working-class streets of Belfast, Rita is tired of her job, her prospects, her husband, and her life. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Austin Shakespeare's OLD TIMES, Opening TonightPhoto Flash: First Look at Austin Shakespeare's OLD TIMES, Opening Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

Austin Shakespeare seats the audience in the round for Harold Pinter's Old Times at The Rollins Studio Theatre at the Long Center for the Performing Arts. This sensual, poetic and deeply unnerving drama is the 33-year-old company's first Pinter production. Performances will run at 8pm on Thursday - Saturday and 3pm on Sunday, tonight, February 16, through March 5, 2017. Scroll down for a first look at the cast in action! (more...)

FRIDAY 5 (+1): MY FAIR LADY at The Larry Keeton TheatreFRIDAY 5 (+1): MY FAIR LADY at The Larry Keeton Theatre
by Jeffrey Ellis - Feb 15, 2017

Lerner and Loewe's classic Broadway musical My Fair Lady - based on George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion - opens tomorrow night at The Larry Keeton Theatre in Donelson, featuring Erica Patterson (and her understudy Ashley Wolfe, who takes on the iconic role for three performances) as Eliza Doolittle, surrounded by a bevy of Nashville's finest leading men, including Cavender Lane, Elliott Winston Robinson, Chris Cavin, Austin Jeffrey Smith and George Hardimon IV. (more...)

Artists Rep presents Horror Genre-Inspired Comedy  FEATHERS AND TEETHArtists Rep presents Horror Genre-Inspired Comedy FEATHERS AND TEETH
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Artists Repertory Theatre presents the Northwest Premiere of  FEATHERS AND TEETH by Charise Castro Smith, directed by Artistic Director Damaso Rodriguez. Previews performances begin March 7, the play opens March 11 and runs through April 2 on the Morrison Stage. (more...)

Centaur Theatre Welcomes New Artistic & Executive Director Eda HolmesCentaur Theatre Welcomes New Artistic & Executive Director Eda Holmes
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

Centaur Theatre's Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Eda Holmes as the new Artistic and Executive Director. She assumes the role on August 1, 2017. (more...)

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