English National Opera News

Cast Complete for Rachel Weisz-Led Revival of PLENTY at The PublicCast Complete for Rachel Weisz-Led Revival of PLENTY at The Public
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2016

The Public Theater announced complete casting today for the first major New York revival of David Hare's PLENTY. Directed by five-time Tony Award nominee David Leveaux and featuring the previously announced Rachel Weisz and Corey Stoll, the show will begin previews on Tuesday, October 4 and run through Sunday, November 6, with an official press opening on Thursday, October 20. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Irina Kolesnikova Brings HER NAME WAS CARMEN to ENOPhoto Coverage: Irina Kolesnikova Brings HER NAME WAS CARMEN to ENO
by Roy Tan - Aug 24, 2016

Following last year's sell-out season, the world's leading ballerina Irina Kolesnikova returns to the London Coliseum from 23-28 August with a new take on an old classic, Her Name Was Carmen. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the ballerina in action below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: First Look at Shanghai Ballet's ECHOES OF ETERNITY at ENOPhoto Coverage: First Look at Shanghai Ballet's ECHOES OF ETERNITY at ENO
by Roy Tan - Aug 18, 2016

Shanghai Ballet Company's Echoes of Eternity, a powerful, moving exploration of love and loss, is currently playing the English National Opera through 21 August 2016. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the dancers in action below! (more...)

St Petersburg Ballet Theatre to Premiere HER NAME WAS CARMEN at ENOSt Petersburg Ballet Theatre to Premiere HER NAME WAS CARMEN at ENO
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2016

The celebrated St Petersburg Ballet Theatre returns to the London Coliseum to present the world premiere of Her Name Was Carmen starring Irina Kolesnikova 23 - 28 August 2016. (more...)

Boston Lyric Opera Launches 40th Season With CARMEN Starring Jennifer Johnson Cano, 9/23Boston Lyric Opera Launches 40th Season With CARMEN Starring Jennifer Johnson Cano, 9/23
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2016

Boston Lyric Opera (BLO) opens its 40th season with Calixto Bieito's bold staging of Georges Bizet's Carmen, the largest production the company has mounted in its four decades. Set in the arid earthiness of post-Franco Spanish North Africa, Carmen is a powerful account of a defiantly free-spirited woman and her obsessive lover. With the familiar story and iconic score that opera buffs and casual opera-goers alike know and love, BLO's Carmen opens September 23 for four performances through October 2. The run marks the company's debut at the Boston Opera House whereCarmen will be the first professional opera produced at the venerable theater since 1991. (more...)

Jacob's Pillow Presents Electrifying Street Dance in FLEXNJacob's Pillow Presents Electrifying Street Dance in FLEXN
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2016

Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival brings FLEXN, an electrifying street dance to the Ted Shawn Theatre stage, August 17-20. Created by flex dance pioneer Reggie (Regg Roc) Gray with visionary theatre and opera director Peter Sellars, FLEXN confronts today's complicated social justice issues by combining raw personal perspectives with powerful and provocative movement. In order to contextualize the topics addressed in the performance, the show will open with an onstage panel discussion with artists and community leaders debating the current socio-political climate and its impact on Berkshire County. (more...)

Is SUNSET BOULEVARD Broadway-Bound? Glenn Close-Led Production May Play the Palace in 2017Is SUNSET BOULEVARD Broadway-Bound? Glenn Close-Led Production May Play the Palace in 2017
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 5, 2016

'BEAUTIFUL' producers Paul Blake and Mike Bosner plan to bring the highly-acclaimed British revival of SUNSET BOULEVARD, starring Ms. Close, to the Palace Theatre for a limited 20-week run beginning in January. (more...)

Barrie Kosky's SAUL Announced as Centrepiece of 2017 Adelaide FestivalBarrie Kosky's SAUL Announced as Centrepiece of 2017 Adelaide Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2016

?The Adelaide Festival announces the return of the brilliant and provocative Barrie Kosky in March 2017 with his newest masterpiece, George Frideric Handel's Saul. Produced by the great Glyndebourne Opera Festival, it will form the centrepiece of the 2017 Adelaide Festival. (more...)

Tucker Gala to Bring All-Star Lineup Home to Carnegie Hall This FallTucker Gala to Bring All-Star Lineup Home to Carnegie Hall This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2016

One of the most highly anticipated events of the opera season, the Richard Tucker Music Foundation's annual gala returns home to New York's Carnegie Hall for the first time in more than a quarter of a century on Sunday, October 30. (more...)

BWW Review: SWEENEY TODD at Shaw FestivalBWW Review: SWEENEY TODD at Shaw Festival
by Michael Rabice - Aug 1, 2016

From it's ominous sounding opening organ chords, Stephen Sondheim makes it clear that you are in for a macabre evening of theatre as his masterpiece SWEENEY TODD begins. What sounds almost too gruesome to be appropriate for a musical has over the years had audiences and critics alike arguing whether this is a musical comedy or opera. Since it's 1979 premiere it has been staged world wide by some of the most notable Opera companies in the world, from English National Opera to the Paris Opera and Lyric Opera of Chicago. An updated staging is happening this summer at the Glimmerglass Festival in Cooperstown, New York with noted Wagnerian bass Greer Grimsley playing the title character. (more...)

DIRTY DANCING - THE CLASSIC STORY ON STAGE Goes on Sale This Week at Cobb Energy CentreDIRTY DANCING - THE CLASSIC STORY ON STAGE Goes on Sale This Week at Cobb Energy Centre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2016

Fox Theatre in partnership with the Cobb Energy Centre announced today that individual tickets for the return engagement of Dirty Dancing - The Classic Story On Stage will go on sale Friday, August 5 at 10:00 a.m. (more...)

21C Media Group Previews 2016-17 of Opera, Choral and Vocal Music21C Media Group Previews 2016-17 of Opera, Choral and Vocal Music
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2016

21C MEDIA GROUP just released its season preview of opera, vocal and choral music for 2016-17. Scroll down for details! (more...)

BWW Interview: Tenor Barry Banks Counts Himself LuckyBWW Interview: Tenor Barry Banks Counts Himself Lucky
by Erica Miner - Jul 25, 2016

From his early youth in Staffordshire, UK, Barry Banks had a burning desire to sing. (more...)

Photo Flash: Australian Ballet Presents CINDERELLAPhoto Flash: Australian Ballet Presents CINDERELLA
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2016

The world's favourite fairy-tale is brought to life by The Australian Ballet in acclaimed choreographer Alexei Ratmansky's energetic production, bubbling with humour and set to Prokofiev's divinely romantic score. (more...)

Hip Hop Festival BREAKIN' CONVENTION 2016 Heads to Blumenthal Performing Arts This FallHip Hop Festival BREAKIN' CONVENTION 2016 Heads to Blumenthal Performing Arts This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2016

An exciting new line-up of international acts is headed to Knight Theater at Levine Center for the Arts for Breakin' Convention, the international festival of hip hop dance theatre created by London's Sadler's Wells, returning to Blumenthal Performing Arts Sept. 30 - Oct. 1. (more...)

Rachael Willians Joins Park Theatre As Executive DirectorRachael Willians Joins Park Theatre As Executive Director
by Edward Baker - Jul 21, 2016

Rachael Williams will join Park Theatre on 3 October 2016 as the theatre's new Executive Director, to work alongside Artistic Director Jez Bond and the rest of the team, including Dawn James, who recently joined as Sales & Marketing Manager from the Tricycle Theatre in Kilburn. (more...)

Improbable's Rachael Williams Joins Park Theatre as Executive DirectorImprobable's Rachael Williams Joins Park Theatre as Executive Director
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2016

Rachael Williams will join Park Theatre on 3 October 2016 as the theatre's new Executive Director, to work alongside Artistic Director Jez Bond and the rest of the team, including Dawn James, who recently joined as Sales & Marketing Manager from the Tricycle Theatre in Kilburn. (more...)

Robert Cuccioli & More Set for York Theatre Company's ROTHSCHILD & SONS Cast Album Release PartyRobert Cuccioli & More Set for York Theatre Company's ROTHSCHILD & SONS Cast Album Release Party
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2016

Robert Cuccioli and Glory Crampton will reunite at a special gathering for the official release of the new cast recording of the York Theatre Company production of Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harnick, and Sherman Yellen's musical Rothschild & Sons on Monday, July 25 at 6:00pm at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's (entrance on East 54th Street, just east of Lexington Avenue). (more...)

Photo Coverage: The Australian Ballet's SWAN LAKE Graces the Stage at ENOPhoto Coverage: The Australian Ballet's SWAN LAKE Graces the Stage at ENO
by Roy Tan - Jul 15, 2016

Following sell-out seasons around the world, Graeme Murphy's critically acclaimed production of Swan Lake, performed by The Australian Ballet, returns to London, tonight and tomorrow, 15 and 16 July. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the dancers onstage below! (more...)

Apparate to London and Meet the Magical Cast of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD!Apparate to London and Meet the Magical Cast of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD!
by Ashley LaChant - Jul 12, 2016

Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD is currently in previews in London's West End at the Palace Theatre, where it will open on July 30. Jamie Parker, Noma Dumezweni and Paul Thornily lead the cast as Harry, Hermione and Ron, as part of a company of 42 talented actors. Scroll down to meet the entire cast, check out photos and video footage! (more...)

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