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Contemporary OLIVER TWIST Procedural In the Works at NBCContemporary OLIVER TWIST Procedural In the Works at NBC
by TV News Desk - Sep 2, 2016

A new female-driven contemporary procedural based on the Charles Dickens' classic 1830's novel OLIVER TWIST is in the works at NBC. The network will team withJoel Silver and Lionsgate on the drama. (more...)

Hedgerow Theatre Presents A CHRISTMAS CAROLHedgerow Theatre Presents A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2015

Ebenezer Scrooge is the central character in Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, but equally important to the story are the spirits whose visits transform him from miser to philanthropist. In his new adaptation of the classic, which runs through December 27, Hedgerow Theatre Artistic Director Jared Reed decided to incorporate the use of puppets to portray them. (more...)

CAROL, BEASTS OF NO NATION & More Nominated for 31st Film Independent Spirit AwardsCAROL, BEASTS OF NO NATION & More Nominated for 31st Film Independent Spirit Awards
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2015

Film Independent, the nonprofit arts organization that produces the Film Independent Spirit Awards, the LA Film Festival and Film Independent at LACMA, announced nominations for the 2016 Spirit Awards this morning. Film Independent President Josh Welsh presided over the press conference held at W Hollywood, with actors John Boyega and Elizabeth Olsen presenting the nominations. Nominees for Best Feature included Anomalisa, Beasts of No Nation, Carol, Spotlight and Tangerine. (more...)

Never Before Has a Boy Wanted More! OLIVER! Movie to Conduct Nationwide Search for Leading Lads; Toby Haynes to DirectNever Before Has a Boy Wanted More! OLIVER! Movie to Conduct Nationwide Search for Leading Lads; Toby Haynes to Direct
by Jessica Showers - Jul 23, 2015

As previously reported,a 'grittier' big screen version of Lionel Bart's OLIVER! is aiming to startproduction next year in London, via Cameron Mackintosh and Working Title Films. Now, the Daily Mail writes that the filmmakers are planning a nationwide search for the title role and The Artful Dodger. (more...)

'Grittier' OLIVER! Reboot Headed to the Big Screen Soon?'Grittier' OLIVER! Reboot Headed to the Big Screen Soon?
by Jessica Showers - Jul 2, 2015

Film, glorious film! According to the Daily Mail, a 'grittier' big screen version of Lionel Bart's OLIVER! will likely go into production next year, via Cameron Mackintosh and Working Title Films. (more...)

New Yiddish Rep to Present Wolf Mankowitz Double BillNew Yiddish Rep to Present Wolf Mankowitz Double Bill
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2015

New Yiddish Rep presents two one-act plays by the fascinating English-born polyglot Wolf Mankowitz -- both of which were also made into noteworthy British films -- "The Irish Hebrew Lesson," and the world premiere in Yiddish of "The Bespoke Overcoat."A theatrical feast in three languages, New Yiddish Rep's Mankowitz double bill, entitled "2 by Wolf," runs from June 11 to July 2 at the cell, 338 West 23rdStreet.Moshe Yassur, the internationally acclaimed director of New Yiddish Rep's groundbreaking "Waiting for Godot" in Yiddish, will direct. (more...)

Restored Film Noir Classic THE THIRD MAN to Be Re-Released This JuneRestored Film Noir Classic THE THIRD MAN to Be Re-Released This June
by Movies News Desk - May 6, 2015

New York-based distributor Rialto Pictures will release Carol Reed's Film Noir masterpiece THE THIRD MAN in a major 4K restoration the first ever for the 1949 mega-classic. (more...)

TCM to Present 'Summer of Darkness' Film Noir Programming EventTCM to Present 'Summer of Darkness' Film Noir Programming Event
by TV News Desk - May 4, 2015

Turner Classic Movies (TCM) is returning to the shadowy world of film noir with the return Summer of Darkness, the network's ultimate film noir programming event. (more...)

Middlebury Community Players Present BOEING BOEING This WeekendMiddlebury Community Players Present BOEING BOEING This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2015

The Middlebury Community Players present the perfect antidote for a cold, snowy February night. Boeing Boeing, the Tony award winning farce by Marc Camoletti, translated by Beverley Cross and Frances Evans, will play at the Town Hall Theater in Middlebury, this weekend,February 12-15, 2015. (more...)

Theater Latte Da Brings OLIVER! to the Pantages, Beginning TonightTheater Latte Da Brings OLIVER! to the Pantages, Beginning Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2015

OLIVER!, an re-imagining of the iconic musical based on Charles Dickens' classic Oliver Twist, directed by the nationally acclaimed Peter Rothstein, runs tonight, February 4-March 1, 2015, at the historic Pantages Theatre, 710 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis. (more...)

Middlebury Community Players to Present BOEING BOEING, 2/12-15Middlebury Community Players to Present BOEING BOEING, 2/12-15
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2015

The Middlebury Community Players present the perfect antidote for a cold, snowy February night. Boeing Boeing, the Tony award winning farce by Marc Camoletti, translated by Beverley Cross and Frances Evans, will play at the Town Hall Theater in Middlebury, February 12-15, 2015. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2014

Producers Scott Landis and Philip Morgaman have confirmed that 4-time Grammy Award winner Renee Fleming will make her Broadway debut this spring in the new comedy Living on Love by two-time Tony Award winner Joe DiPietro, based on the play Peccadillo by Garson Kanin, directed by three-time Tony Award winner Kathleen Marshall. The production begins performances on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 and will open on Monday, April 20, 2015 at the Longacre Theatre (220 West 48th Street). Living on Love will play an 18-week engagement through Sunday, August 2, 2015.Tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, December 29, 2014. (more...)

Theater Latte Da to Bring OLIVER! to the Pantages This SpringTheater Latte Da to Bring OLIVER! to the Pantages This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2014

OLIVER!, an re-imagining of the iconic musical based on Charles Dickens' classic Oliver Twist, directed by the nationally acclaimed Peter Rothstein, runs February 4-March 1, 2015, at the historic Pantages Theatre, 710 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis. (more...)

Hanson And Cruttenden Lead Cast of ACCOLADE, Plays St James From Nov 2014Hanson And Cruttenden Lead Cast of ACCOLADE, Plays St James From Nov 2014
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2014

Full casting is announced for Emlyn Williams' masterpiece Accolade directed by award-winning director Blanche McIntyre. Alexander Hanson and Abigail Cruttenden lead the company as Will and Rona Trenting, with Bruce Alexander (Daker), Sam Clemmett (Ian Trenting), Claire Cox (Marion Tillyard), Daniel Crossley (Albert), Olivia Darnley (Phyllis), Jay Taylor (Harold) and Jay Villiers (Thane Lampeter). Accolade - produced by Nicola Seed - is the final production in Stage One's One Stage season at the St James Theatre. (more...)

BWW Reviews: The Bronx Museum, Sze It Now and Burcaw's Street MuralBWW Reviews: The Bronx Museum, Sze It Now and Burcaw's Street Mural
by Barry Kostrinsky - Aug 18, 2014

Hop on the 4 or the D train and travel north young men and woman to see art in the South Bronx. No, that's not a typo, I did not mean to say go see the Yankees. Like many inner cities including Detroit, the Bronx is best known for high crime, poor health condition and low test scores; However these inner cities are also the breeding ground for countless innovative film makers, music makers, visual artists and thought provoking thinkers. The why and how the tough conditions of these neighborhoods breeds an aesthetic flourishing is perplexing to figure out. (more...)

Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces 2014 NY Film Festival Main Slate SelectionsFilm Society of Lincoln Center Announces 2014 NY Film Festival Main Slate Selections
by Movies News Desk - Aug 13, 2014

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today the 30 films that will comprise the Main Slate official selection of the 52nd New York Film Festival (September 26 - October 12) (more...)

Musical Version of THE THIRD MAN Planned for 2016Musical Version of THE THIRD MAN Planned for 2016
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2013

Negotiations with the owner of the rights, Studiocanal and the Graham Greene Estate, are complete. Now the creative team for THE THIRD MAN THE MUSICAL is being put together. The premiere is planned for 2016. (more...)

Cameron Mackintosh to Bring OLIVER! Back to BroadwayCameron Mackintosh to Bring OLIVER! Back to Broadway
by BWW Special Coverage - Jun 18, 2013

Today, Michael Riedel reports that in addition to upcoming productions of MISS SAIGON, BARNUM and a Broadway return of LES MIS that 'As if three shows weren't enough, Mackintosh is also planning a Broadway revival of 'Oliver!' Lionel Bart's chirpy old musical hasn't been seen in New York since a short-lived 1983 production starring Patti LuPone. It's said to be Mackintosh's favorite musical, and it's how he got his start in the theater. 'Oliver!' played the New Theatre in London in 1960, and a teenage Mackintosh got a job polishing the brass railing in the theater lobby.' (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Steven Webb and Zoe George in QUASIMODO at King's Head TheatrePhoto Flash: First Look at Steven Webb and Zoe George in QUASIMODO at King's Head Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2013

Quasimodo, the last great unproduced musical by Oliver! composer Lionel Bart, is getting its World Premiere, 50 years after it was written. In a major coup for the King's Head Theatre in London, Quasimodo will play for a 4-week season from last night, 20 March through 13 April 2013. Scroll below for a first look at the show's stars Steven Webb and Zoe George! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes - Steven Webb, Richard Chevara and More in King's Head QUASIMODO World Premiere!STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes - Steven Webb, Richard Chevara and More in King's Head QUASIMODO World Premiere!
by Stage Tube - Mar 20, 2013

Ahead of the first public preview tonight, producers have released rehearsal footage and creative interviews for Quasimodo, the last great unproduced musical by Oliver! composer Lionel Bart, which is getting its World Premiere, 50 years after it was written. In a major coup for the King's Head Theatre in London, Quasimodo will play for a 4-week season from Wednesday 20 March - Saturday 13 April. Click below to watch the behind-the-scenes video! (more...)

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