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BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL Live Broadcast Tops UK Box Office; Encore Screenings Set
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

This weekend saw a record breaking twenty-five former and current Billy Elliots come together on stage in a specially choreographed mash-up finale of Billy Elliot the Musical. This unique performance was broadcast live to eight countries from the show's West End home at the Victoria Palace Theatre. All three original Billy Elliots - James Lomas, George Maguire and Liam Mower - took part in a spectacular finale as the broadcast, the widest ever cinema release of a live event, hit number one at the UK box office. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Southwark Playhouse's NEXT FALL, Starring Charlie Condou
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

Ex-Coronation Street star Charlie Condou stars in the UK premiere of the Tony nominated Broadway comedy drama Next Fall, by award-winning writer Geoffrey Nauffts. The production plays at Southwark Playhouse through Saturday 25 October. (more...)

Photo Coverage Special: 25 Billy Elliots Unite in Special Finale of BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL for Live Taping!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2014

This weekend saw a record breaking twenty-five former and current Billy Elliots come together on stage in a specially choreographed mash-up finale of Billy Elliot the Musical. At a unique performance, broadcast live to eight countries from the show's West End home at the Victoria Palace Theatre, all three original Billy Elliots - James Lomas, George Maguire and Liam Mower - took part in the spectacular finale. Two special screenings of Billy Elliot the Musical Live also took place at the historic Easington Social Welfare Centre, formerly the Easington Colliery Miners' Institute, one of the settings for Billy's inspiring story. (more...)

Photo Flash: Elton John AIDS Foundation Celebrates 21 Years with Woodside 'End of Summer' Party
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2014

Sir Elton John and his partner David Furnish opened Woodside, their Windsor home on Thursday September 4th 2014 to host friends, supporters and A-list celebrities for the End of Summer Party. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek at Charlie Condou and the Cast of NEXT FALL's UK Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2014

Ex-Coronation Street star Charlie Condou is to star in the UK premiere of the Tony nominated Broadway comedy drama Next Fall. Next Fall, by award-winning writer Geoffrey Nauffts, will play at Southwark Playhouse, now through Saturday 25 October. Next Fall is directed by Luke Sheppard, whose critically acclaimed production of In The Heights was a sold-out smash hit at Southwark Playhouse earlier this year. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast below! (more...)

Elton John AIDS Foundation's 13th Annual An Enduring Vision Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Sep 08, 2014

On Tuesday, October 28, 2014, the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) will present its 13th annual An Enduring Vision benefit at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. The Foundation welcomes back award-winning CNN anchor Anderson Cooper, who will host the event for a seventh year. (more...)

Twenty-Seven Billy Elliots to Take the Stage in BILLY ELLIOT MUSICAL Live Special Mash-Up Finale on 9/28
by BWW News Desk - Sep 05, 2014

Twenty-seven former and current Billy Elliots will unite on stage in a specially choreographed mash-up finale onSunday 28 September when Billy Elliot the Musical is broadcast live from the Victoria Palace Theatre to cinemas across the UK and around the world. All three original Billy Elliots - James Lomas, George Maguire and Liam Mower - will take part in the spectacular finale. In addition, as previously announced, Liam Mower will play the role of Older Billy at this performance. (more...)

Sir Elton John to Produce VIRTUOSO Music Pilot for HBO
by TV News Desk - Aug 06, 2014

HBO will team with Sir Elton John, his husband David Furnish and 'True Blood' creator Alan Ball on a pilot centered on an elite music academy. (more...)

Charlie Condou to Star in NEXT FALL UK Premiere at Southwark Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 04, 2014

Next Fall, by award-winning writer Geoffrey Nauffts, will play at Southwark Playhouse from Wednesday 24 September - Saturday 25 October. Press night is Monday 29 September at 8.00pm. (more...)

Liam Mower to Make Special Appearance in BILLY ELLIOT for Live Stream Broadcast, Sept. 28
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2014

On Sunday 28 September, Liam Mower will join the cast of Billy Elliot the Musical for a special performance to be broadcast live from the Victoria Palace Theatre to cinemas across the UK and around the world. Mower, who will play the role of Older Billy, originated the role of Billy Elliot in 2005 along with George Maguire and James Lomas, and was the first boy ever to play the role on stage. (more...)

SIGHTING: Larry Rudolph Celebrates Birthday at FIZZ Las Vegas
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2014

Talent manager, Larry Rudolph, who represents and has helped launch the careers of Britney Spears and Miley Cyrus, in addition to having represented Justin Timberlake and other award-winning performers, celebrated his birthday in style at FIZZ, the lavish champagne lounge and bar at Caesars Palace, last night. (more...)

SIGHTING: Lance Bass and Fiancé Michael Turchin Celebrate Independence Day at FIZZ
by BWW News Desk - Jul 05, 2014

Pop legend Lance Bass enjoyed an Independence Day celebration last night at FIZZ, the lavish new champagne lounge at Caesars Palace, fashioned by Creative Director David Furnish. (more...)

VIDEO: Elton John Says He Believes Jesus Would Support Gay Marriage
by TV News Desk - Jun 30, 2014

Legendary singer-songwriter Elton John, who next year will marry long-time partner David Furnish, appeared on yesterday's UK's Sky News and shared his belief that Jesus would support gay marriage. (more...)

BWW TV: First Look at New Trailer for BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL LIVE!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 13, 2014

On Sunday 28 September 2014, Billy Elliot the Musical is set to bring cinema goers to their feet when the global stage phenomenon is broadcast live from the West End to cinemas across the UK and around the world. Check out a first look at the trailer below! (more...)

BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL to Be Broadcast Live in Cinemas Worldwide This September
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2014

On Sunday 28 September 2014, Billy Elliot the Musical is set to bring cinema goers to their feet when the global stage phenomenon is broadcast live from the West End to cinemas across the UK and around the world. (more...)

SIGHTING: Chad Kroeger and Avril Lavigne Dine With Friends at FIZZ
by BWW News Desk - Jun 01, 2014

It was a night of rock star couples at FIZZ, the luxurious new champagne bar at Caesars Palace, last night. (more...)

SIGHTING: Shania Twain and David Copperfield Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend at Fizz
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2014

David Copperfield and Shania Twain enjoyed a late night out in Las Vegas as they toasted cocktails at the owner's table at FIZZ, the lavish new champagne lounge at Caesars Palace, fashioned by Creative Director David Furnish. (more...)

Fizz Receives 10th Annual Hospitality Design Magazine Award
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2014

FIZZ, the lavish new champagne bar and lounge at Caesars Palace, will be announced as a winner of the 10th annual Hospitality Design Magazine Awards held at the Grand Hyatt New York on Wednesday, June 4. FIZZ was selected as the winner of the "Nightclub, Bar and Lounge" category from more than 400 entries around the world. (more...)

Quotables from TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON
by TV News Desk - Apr 08, 2014

Below, check out quotables from"THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON" MARCH 31 - APRIL 4! (more...)

VIDEO: Elton John Talks Addiction, Upcoming Nuptials & More on TODAY
by TV News Desk - Mar 31, 2014

Sir Elton John sat down with TODAY anchor Matt Lauer this morning to talk about his legendary musical career, his battle with addition and his recently announced upcoming nuptials with long time partner David Furnish. (more...)

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