Ed English News

Houston Ballet Stages ALADDIN, Now thru 3/2
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2014

From today, February 20-March 2, 2014, Houston Ballet presents the North American Premiere of David Bintley's Aladdin, the first work by the celebratEd English choreographer to enter Houston Ballet's repertoire. (more...)

Ensemble Studio Theatre/LA Presents the West Coast Premiere of THE UGLY ONE, Now thru 3/24
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2014

Ensemble Studio Theatre/LA has announced the West Coast premiere of The Ugly One, a comedy by Marius von Mayenburg (English translation by Maja Zade), directed by Gates McFadden. Starring Robert Joy, Tony Pasqualini, Eve Gordon, and Peter Larney, The Ugly One is set to open today, February 15 with performances at 5pm and 8pm. The limited engagement will run through March 24. (more...)

Ensemble Studio Theatre/LA Presents the West Coast Premiere of THE UGLY ONE, Now thru 3/24
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2014

Ensemble Studio Theatre/LA has announced the West Coast premiere of The Ugly One, a comedy by Marius von Mayenburg (English translation by Maja Zade), directed by Gates McFadden. Starring Robert Joy, Tony Pasqualini, Eve Gordon, and Peter Larney, The Ugly One will play one preview performance tonight, February 14 and is set to open Saturday, February 15 with performances at 5pm and 8pm. The limited engagement will run through March 24. (more...)

Houston Ballet Hosts Dance Talk With Choreographer David Bintley Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 08, 2014

Tonight, February 8 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm, the celebratEd English choreographer David Bintley will be interviewed by Houston Artistic Director Stanton at Houston Ballet Center for Dance at 601 Preston Street, 77002, in downtown Houston. This Dance Talk is free and open to the public. Mr. Bintley is director of Birmingham Royal Ballet, and choreographer of Houston Ballet's upcoming production of Aladdin, which runs February 20 - March 3, 2014. Mr. Bintley will discuss his distinguished career, his works as a choreographer, and Aladdin. For more information on Dance Talks, please contact Education and Outreach Manager Chase Cobb at CCobb@houstonballet.org (more...)

Houston Ballet to Host Dance Talk With Choreographer David Bintley, 2/8
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2014

On Saturday, February 8 from 6:00 - 7:00 pm, the celebratEd English choreographer David Bintley will be interviewed by Houston Artistic Director Stanton at Houston Ballet Center for Dance at 601 Preston Street, 77002, in downtown Houston. This Dance Talk is free and open to the public. Mr. Bintley is director of Birmingham Royal Ballet, and choreographer of Houston Ballet's upcoming production of Aladdin, which runs February 20 - March 3, 2014. Mr. Bintley will discuss his distinguished career, his works as a choreographer, and Aladdin. For more information on Dance Talks, please contact Education and Outreach Manager Chase Cobb at CCobb@houstonballet.org (more...)

John Legend to Play Kimmel Center's Verizon Hall, 5/20
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2014

Nine-time Grammy Award winning artist John Legend has announced dates for his 2014 North American tour titled An Evening with John Legend: The All of Me Tour with Philadelphia performance in the Kimmel Center's Verizon Hall on May 20 at 7:30 p.m. The tour which begins March 20th in Temecula, CA and goes through early June will feature Legend in an intimate and acoustic setting, highlighted by guitar/vocal accompaniment as well as a string quartet. Other stops on the tour will include a night at the prestigious Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles, CA on March 26 as well as the Brooklyn Academy of Music in Brooklyn, NY on May 31. (more...)

Segerstrom Center to Present 'AN EVENING WITH JOHN LEGEND', 4/2
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2014

Nine-time Grammy Award-winning artist John Legend will appear at Segerstrom Center for the Arts for the first time when he performs on Wednesday, April 2 at 8 p.m. in the Rene?e and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall. This engagement is part of his recently announced 2014 North American tour titled, An Evening with John Legend: The All of Me Tour, which begins March 20 and goes through June. Legend is featured in an intimate acoustic setting, highlighted by guitar/vocal accompaniment as well as a string quartet. (more...)

JOHN LEGEND to Perform at Walt Disney Concert Hall
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2014

Nine-time Grammy-winning artist John Legend makes his debut performance at Walt Disney Concert Hall on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 8 p.m. as part of his 2014 North American tour, "An Evening with John Legend: The All of Me Tour." (more...)

Austin Pendleton Directs Mississippi Mud's SEAGULL69, Now thru 2/17
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2014

Tony-nominated and Obie-winning Chekhov director Austin Pendleton helms and appears in Mississippi Mud Productions' SeaGull69, a new version of Anton Chekhov's masterpiece, The SeaGull. This is a world premiere of an adaptation by Austin Pendleton and the acting company drawing on Marian Fell's translation. Set in Los Angeles in the summer of 1969, the play looks at family and friends pursuing the American dream of fame, love, and fortune in Hollywood, the land of dreams. Chekhov's sense of humor along with his tender and honest look at life is explored through the terrain of this family and their circle's life in Hollywood from 1969-1971. Tickets on sale online @ http://seagull69.brownpapertickets.com - $17 general admission, $14 student/senior. (more...)

Mississippi Mud Productions' SEAGULL69 Sets Talkbacks with Austin Pendleton
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2014

Tony-nominated and Obie-winning Chekhov director Austin Pendleton helms and appears in Mississippi Mud Productions' SeaGull69, a new version of Anton Chekhov's masterpiece, The SeaGull. This is a world premiere of an adaptation by Austin Pendleton and the acting company drawing on Marian Fell's translation. Set in Los Angeles in the summer of 1969, the play looks at family and friends pursuing the American dream of fame, love, and fortune in Hollywood, the land of dreams. Chekhov's sense of humor along with his tender and honest look at life is explored through the terrain of this family and their circle's life in Hollywood from 1969-1971. Tickets on sale online @ http://seagull69.brownpapertickets.com - $17 general admission, $14 student/senior. (more...)

Ensemble Studio Theatre/LA Presents the West Coast Premiere of THE UGLY ONE, 2/14-3/24
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2014

Ensemble Studio Theatre/LA has announced the West Coast premiere of The Ugly One, a comedy by Marius von Mayenburg (English translation by Maja Zade), directed by Gates McFadden. Starring Robert Joy, Tony Pasqualini, Eve Gordon, and Peter Larney, The Ugly One will play one preview performance on February 14 and is set to open Saturday, February 15 with performances at 5pm and 8pm. The limited engagement will run through March 24. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Wilde's THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST At Gamut Classic Theatre
by Marakay Rogers - Jan 19, 2014

Karen Ruch and a talented veteran cast put on a staged reading of Wilde's classic comedy (more...)

Roundabout Announces Additions to 2014-15 Season; Jeremy Herrin- Helmed NOISES OFF Returns to Broadway in February 2015
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2014

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) has just announced exciting additions to the 2014-2015 theatrical season. (more...)

Denny's Introduces Fresh Fit Fare Dishes On New 'Monthly Features' Menu
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2014

As Denny's role as America's Diner continues to evolve the restaurant chain announced today its new approach to limited time menus with the introduction of 'Monthly Features,' a classic diner tradition. Each month during the year, select menu dishes will be highlighted to guests, including a variety of new Fit Fare alternatives that allow guests to keep their New Year's resolutions on track without compromising on taste, value or variety. (more...)

Operatic and Broadway favorites Offered During Seagle Music Colony's 99th season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2014

Now entering its 99th season, the Seagle Music Colony, the country's oldest and one of its most respected summer vocal training programs, continues its longstanding tradition of presenting both operatic and Broadway fare to audiences both young and old. (more...)

Friendly's Ice Cream, LLC Welcomes 2014 with New Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner, Kids and Ice Cream Menus
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2014

To kick off the New Year, Friendly's Ice Cream, LLC., today announced the launch of new breakfast, lunch & dinner, kids and ice cream menus, which will be available in all Friendly's restaurants this week. The 78-year-old restaurant and ice cream company, which is known for its family-friendly, value-driven dining, has rolled out a diverse selection of fresh offerings for diners to enjoy. New additions include creative takes on classic dishes as well as an array of healthy meal options. Friendly's has credibility in serving all of the new items and is excited to share the menus with its diners. (more...)

BATS Improv Presents IMPROVISED DOWNTON ABBEY Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2014

BATS Improv will be performing an Improvised Downton Abbey full of secrets, rivalres, and romance every Saturay night from tonight, January 11th until February 22nd! (more...)

Lyric Opera of Chicago's MADAMA BUTTERFLY Opens Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2014

American soprano Patricia Racette, known throughout the world for her portrayal of Cio-Cio-San (a.k.a. Madama Butterfly), will star in the Lyric Opera of Chicago production of Puccini's beloved masterpiece, Madama Butterfly, which opens at Lyric with a new cast this Saturday, January 11. There will be six performances - Jan. 11, 14, 17, and 20 beginning at 7:30pm, and Jan. 23 and 26 beginning at 2pm. (more...)

BATS Improv Presents IMPROVISED DOWNTON ABBEY, 1/11
by BWW News Desk - Jan 09, 2014

BATS Improv will be performing an Improvised Downton Abbey full of secrets, rivalres, and romance every Saturay night from January 11th until February 22nd! (more...)

Kyle Murray, Jamie Emma McDonald & More to Star in Matthew Bourne's SWAN LAKE at King's Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 09, 2014

Broadway Entertainment Group in association with New Adventures are delighted to announce full casting for one of the most popular dance productions ever staged, MATTHEW BOURNE'S multi award-winning hit SWAN LAKE. The show plays The King's Theatre from Tuesday 18th until Saturday 22nd February. Some members of the ensemble are looking forward to performing in front of a home crowd. (more...)

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