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Princess Cruises Announces Finalists for Sixth Annual Entertainer of the Year CompetitionPrincess Cruises Announces Finalists for Sixth Annual Entertainer of the Year Competition
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

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Something Is Beginning! RAGTIME to Open in London Next WeekSomething Is Beginning! RAGTIME to Open in London Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

It was the music of something beginning... Ragtime, the landmark Broadway musical, will play the Charing Cross Theatre (The Arches, Villiers Street), in London's West End, beginning October 8th and run through December 10th in a strictly limited engagement. Opening night is set for October 17th. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

On Monday, October 10th Italian Singer/Songwriter and Pop Recording Artist Alessandro Coli released his brand new single “I Betcha” which garnered an exclusive video premiere and interview with MySpace! (more...)

Edgar Allen Poe-Inspired Work and More Set for Pit Stop Players' FALL FANTASIES ConcertEdgar Allen Poe-Inspired Work and More Set for Pit Stop Players' FALL FANTASIES Concert
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2016

The Pit Stop Players, a celebrated instrumental chamber ensemble composed of veteran Broadway pit musicians, launch their seventh season with a concert of fantasy-themed music at Good Shepherd-Faith Presbyterian Church, 152 West 66th Street, on Monday, October 24, 2016 at 7:30 PM. (more...)

BWW Preview: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR at QuincyBWW Preview: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR at Quincy
by Trevor Durham - Oct 2, 2016

Director Naomi-Rose Mock takes on Webber's classic (more...)

Alessandro Coli Continues to Make Impact on the US Pop SceneAlessandro Coli Continues to Make Impact on the US Pop Scene
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

Having reached #22 on the Billboard Dance Club Songs chart earlier this year, Italian Singer/Songwriter and Pop Recording Artist Alessandro Coli continues his rise as one of the breakout stars of the worldwide pop scene. (more...)

RAGTIME Releases Its First Picture  - Meet Coalhouse Walker Jr.RAGTIME Releases Its First Picture - Meet Coalhouse Walker Jr.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2016

Ako Mitchell stars as Harlem musician Coalhouse Walker Jr., one of the central characters in the musical 'Ragtime'. This stunning new actor-musician version, with a cast led by West End and Broadway stars EARL CARPENTER and  ANITA LOUISE COMB, will follow critically acclaimed 'Titanic' as the second in-house production at Charing Cross Theatre. (more...)

ONE NIGHT OF QUEEN to Rock Didcot Railway CentreONE NIGHT OF QUEEN to Rock Didcot Railway Centre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2016

Staff at Didcot Railway Centre were finally able to see 'Freddie Mercury' alongside the Locomotive used in Queen's video for 'Breakthru', ahead of One Night of Queen performed by Gary Mullen and the Works at New Theatre Oxford on September 15. (more...)

BWW Review: Adam Lambert and Queen Brought the Park Down in Tel AvivBWW Review: Adam Lambert and Queen Brought the Park Down in Tel Aviv
by Ronit Suzan - Sep 13, 2016

As part of their 2016 European Summer Festival Tour, this evening Queen and Adam Lambert performed at The Yarkon Park in Tel-Aviv in front of an audience of over 55 thousand people. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 9/05/16 - Remembering Freddie Mercury on his BirthdaySTAGE TUBE: On This Day 9/05/16 - Remembering Freddie Mercury on his Birthday
by Stage Tube - Sep 5, 2016

Hello and welcome to BWW's ON THIS DAY Series! Please read along as, each day, we celebrate birthdays, shows' openings and all kinds of theatrical events that have happened on this date. (more...)

Hawai'i Symphony Orchestra Presents musicthatROCKS:  THE MUSIC OF QUEENHawai'i Symphony Orchestra Presents musicthatROCKS: THE MUSIC OF QUEEN
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2016

Join the Hawai'i Symphony Orchestra (HSO) for a rockin' fall concert as the orchestra partners with Windorne Music's tribute - The Music of Queen. Bridging the gap between classical music and rock, conductor Brent Havens will bring audiences to their feet at this extraordinary concert. Brody Dolyniuk's vocals capture the spirit of the music and of Freddie Mercury's one-of-a-kind delivery. It is obvious that Brody has done his homework and approaches the vocals with respect and skill. (more...)

Classic Rock Weekend Brings Houston Symphony Summer to Near CloseClassic Rock Weekend Brings Houston Symphony Summer to Near Close
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2016

Celebrating the best of British rock acts from the 60s and 70s, vocalist Brody Dolyniuk and guest conductor Brent Havens will join the Houston Symphony for a classic rock weekend to perform The Music of The Rolling Stones at8 p.m. Sept. 2 at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion and The Music of Queen at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 3 at Jones Hall. (more...)

ONE NIGHT OF QUEEN to Rock Didcot Railway CentreONE NIGHT OF QUEEN to Rock Didcot Railway Centre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

Staff at Didcot Railway Centre were finally able to see 'Freddie Mercury' alongside the Locomotive used in Queen's video for 'Breakthru', ahead of One Night of Queen performed by Gary Mullen and the Works at New Theatre Oxford on September 15. (more...)

BWW Interview: John Copeland on What Anita Bryant Did & Has Done for Him LatelyBWW Interview: John Copeland on What Anita Bryant Did & Has Done for Him Lately
by Gil Kaan - Aug 25, 2016

Playwright/actor John Copeland's latest theatrical project ANITA BRYANT'S PLAYBOY INTERVIEW recounts a specific incident in the truth-is-stranger-than-fiction saga of the former Miss Oklahoma and runner-up to Miss America whose 'Save Our Children' campaign fought to repeal gay rights in Dale County, Florida in 1977.  (more...)

10 on Tuesday with Caitlin Jackson10 on Tuesday with Caitlin Jackson
by Misha Davenport - Aug 23, 2016

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Earl Carpenter and Anita Louise Combe Lead RAGTIME at Charing Cross TheatreEarl Carpenter and Anita Louise Combe Lead RAGTIME at Charing Cross Theatre
by Marianka Swain - Aug 22, 2016

Earl Carpenter, who starred in the West End and on Broadway as The Phantom in The Phantom of the Opera and Inspector Javert in Les Miserables, and West End star Anita Louise Combe, Tessie Tura in Gypsy at the Savoy Theatre and both Roxie Hart and Velma Kelly in Chicago, are to head the cast of a major new actor-musician production of RAGTIME. (more...)

Andi Alhadeff to Perform at AFTER HOURS: ORIGINS Cabaret 8/22Andi Alhadeff to Perform at AFTER HOURS: ORIGINS Cabaret 8/22
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2016

Join ArtsWest as your favorite Seattle performers sing the songbooks of the artists who inspired them, from Carole King and Alanis Morrissette to Freddie Mercury and Stevie Wonder. Hosted by Artistic Director Mathew Wright, these one-night only events feature four of Seattle's brightest stars: Kirsten DeLohr Helland, Frederick Hagreen, Jimmie Herrod, and Andi Alhadeff. These performers are at the forefront of musical theatre in Seattle-artistic talent behind smash-hits like Lizard Boy (Seattle Rep), Green Day's American Idiot (ArtsWest), and The Sound of Music (5th Avenue Theatre), just to name a few. (more...)

The Pheasantry Announces September ScheduleThe Pheasantry Announces September Schedule
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2016

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10 on Tuesday with Colin Funk10 on Tuesday with Colin Funk
by Misha Davenport - Aug 16, 2016

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EDINBURGH 2016 - BWW Review: ROYAL VAUXHALL, Underbelly Med Quad, 11 AugustEDINBURGH 2016 - BWW Review: ROYAL VAUXHALL, Underbelly Med Quad, 11 August
by Adam Robinson - Aug 14, 2016

Deep in the pulsating heart of 80's London at a time of great excess and egos, three best friends make a pack to go out and forget all of life's heartaches. However, the friends are three of the most iconic names and well known faces in the UK. The idea of Freddie Mercury, Kenny Everett and Princess Diana going to a gay club in Vauxhall sounds too incredible to be true. According to Cleo Rocos book, it is very much the truth. This gives the premise to Royal Vauxhall. A mini musical sharing that infamous night and the emotions that led up to it. (more...)

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