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Tickets On Sale Today for the Innovative and Critically Acclaimed Complicite Production of THE ENCOUNTER at The Curran TheaterTickets On Sale Today for the Innovative and Critically Acclaimed Complicite Production of THE ENCOUNTER at The Curran Theater
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2017

TheCurrantheater announced that tickets are on sale to the general public beginning today, Wednesday, March 22nd, at 12:00pmPST (Noon) for highly anticipated San Francisco engagement of theCompliciteproduction ofThe Encounter,Simon McBurney's riveting one-man play where audience members must wear headphones to take part in the journey. Tickets can be purchased atSFCURRAN.com/shows/the-encounter, by calling415-358-1220, or in person at the Curran Box Office (445 Geary Street). Performances beginTuesday, April 25, 2017, for a strictly limited engagement throughSunday, May 7, 2017. For more information onThe Encounter, visitSFCURRAN.com (more...)

Cast Announced for Inua Ellams' BARBER SHOP CHRONICLES at the NationalCast Announced for Inua Ellams' BARBER SHOP CHRONICLES at the National
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

BARBER SHOP CHRONICLES,a new play by Inua Ellams, begins previews at the National Theatre from 30 May, withpress night 7 June, in repertoire until 8 July 2017,in aco-production with Fuel and West Yorkshire Playhouse.Directed by Bijan Sheibani. (more...)

Lyric Hammersmith Announces New SeasonLyric Hammersmith Announces New Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2017

The Lyric Hammersmith has announcedits new season running May 2017 to January 2018 including three major new productions: a UK premiere, a new adaptation of a classic and the return of the now traditional Lyric pantomime. (more...)

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Makes History in 2017 Olivier Awards Nominations; GROUNDHOG DAY Leads Musical NomsHARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Makes History in 2017 Olivier Awards Nominations; GROUNDHOG DAY Leads Musical Noms
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2017

Today, past winners Denise Gough and Matt Henry announced the nominations for the Olivier Awards 2017 with Mastercard, the most prestigious event in the UK's theatrical calendar. The 2017 awards are set to be the biggest yet, as they make their debut at the Royal Albert Hall on Sunday 9 April. (more...)

Fuel Theatre Announce Work Addressing Migration and IntegrationFuel Theatre Announce Work Addressing Migration and Integration
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2017

Responding to a world where the movement of people is never far from the front pages, theatre producers Fuel are developing and presenting several projects with artists that address the most pressing issue of our time. Some are at early stages of development, some have new tour dates to announce, and some entirely new works will premiere. Among the new works will be The Hartlepool Monkey, produced in association with Stratford Circus Arts Centre and created by Gyre & Gimble, who met while working as puppeteers on the original production of War Horse. (more...)

BWW Review: LET THE RIGHT ONE IN a Frightening, Captivating Good TimeBWW Review: LET THE RIGHT ONE IN a Frightening, Captivating Good Time
by Natalie de la Garza - Feb 27, 2017

With the National Theatre of Scotland's production of LET THE RIGHT ONE IN coming to town, I approached with trepidation. How would that quiet, atmospheric film translate onto the stage. The answer, it turns out, is damn well. Jack Thorne's LET THE RIGHT ONE IN is damn close to a perfect play. (more...)

59 Productions Present Brand New Virtual Reality (VR) Experience MY NAME IS PETER STILLMAN59 Productions Present Brand New Virtual Reality (VR) Experience MY NAME IS PETER STILLMAN
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

???????My Name is Peter Stillman is a brand new Virtual Reality (VR)experience created by 59 Productions and funded by The Space, inspired by Paul Auster's celebrated first novel,The New York Trilogy. It will openatHOME, Manchester and the Lyric Hammersmith, London this spring, alongside the stage production ofCity of Glass. (more...)

Cristian Ortega and Lucy Mangan to Lead Vampire Romance LET THE RIGHT ONE IN at the Alley TheatreCristian Ortega and Lucy Mangan to Lead Vampire Romance LET THE RIGHT ONE IN at the Alley Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

Gregory Boyd, Artistic Director of the Alley Theatre announces the cast and creative team for internationally acclaimed production Let the Right One In, presented by the National Theatre of Scotland. Let The Right One In begins preview performances February 17, opens February 23 and continues through March 19, 2017 in the Hubbard Theatre. (more...)

Ticket Resale Con Man Used HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD to Steal $7.9 MillionTicket Resale Con Man Used HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD to Steal $7.9 Million
by Julie Musbach - Feb 4, 2017

According to Law360, Joseph Meli and Advance Entertainment LLC are again headed to court on fraud charges. Previously accused of swindling investors out of $81 million with the promise of HAMILTON resale tickets, the company has used similar promises to pull $7.9 million on claims of profits from the upcoming Broadway run of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD. (more...)

BWW Review: Creepy yet Touching LET THE RIGHT ONE IN Thrills at the MooreBWW Review: Creepy yet Touching LET THE RIGHT ONE IN Thrills at the Moore
by Jay Irwin - Feb 3, 2017

Is it possible to put a really good horror story on stage? It has been done to some limited success with things like "Sweeney Todd" or "The Woman in Black" and now we have the truly creepy offering from National Theatre of Scotland with their adaptation of "Let the Right One In". (more...)

National Theatre Announces World Premieres, New Writers and Adaptations for 2017National Theatre Announces World Premieres, New Writers and Adaptations for 2017
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2017

World premieres, new writers and ground-breaking adaptations have been announced for 2017 at the National Theatre. (more...)

Casting Announced for the World Premiere of Paul Auster's CITY OF GLASSCasting Announced for the World Premiere of Paul Auster's CITY OF GLASS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

Vivienne Acheampong, Mark Edel-Hunt, Chris New and Jack Tarltonwill star in the first stage adaptation of a Paul Auster novel in the UK,City of Glass, a brand new production by Tony Award-winning 59 Productions in a co-production with HOME, Manchester (4-18 March) and Lyric Hammersmith (20 April - 13 May). (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2017

Vivienne Acheampong, Mark Edel-Hunt,Chris New andJack Tarltonwill star in the first stageadaptationof a Paul Auster novel in the UK,City of Glass, a brand new productionby Tony Award-winning59 Productions in a co-production with HOME, Manchester (4-18 March) and Lyric Hammersmith (20 April - 13 May). (more...)

Texas Performing Arts Presents The National Theatre of Scotland's LET THE RIGHT ONE INTexas Performing Arts Presents The National Theatre of Scotland's LET THE RIGHT ONE IN
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2016

The National Theatre of Scotland returns to Texas Performing Arts with its critically acclaimed production ofLet the Right One In, January 18-29 at McCullough Theatre. (more...)

Evening Standard Announces Award Winners, Including CURSED CHILD, Glenn Close, Kenneth Branagh, and More!Evening Standard Announces Award Winners, Including CURSED CHILD, Glenn Close, Kenneth Branagh, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2016

Following a ceremony at the Old Vic, the winners of the Evening Standard Awards have been revealed.The list includes West End juggernaut, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child; visionary of stage and screen, Kenneth Branagh; legendand star of Sunset Boulevard, Glenn Close; and more! (more...)

A Further 60,000 Tickets Released For HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILDA Further 60,000 Tickets Released For HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD
by Marianka Swain - Nov 4, 2016

Sonia Friedman, Colin Callender and Harry Potter Theatrical Productions, producers of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, announce today that a further 60,000 tickets will be released for sale on Tuesday, 22 November 2016, at 11am GMT, for performances from 13 December 2017 - 4 February 2018. Tickets are priced from 15 per part and for every performance there will be over 300 tickets at 20 or less per part. This will be followed by regular ticket releases throughout the next year, details of which will be announced via the official Harry Potter and the Cursed Child website, social media channels and the official newsletter. (more...)

Casting Announced For Royal And Derngate's PETER AND THE STARCATCHERCasting Announced For Royal And Derngate's PETER AND THE STARCATCHER
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2016

Casting has been announced for the much-anticipated European Premiere of Peter and the Starcatcher, being staged by Northampton's Royal & Derngate this Christmas. (more...)

CURSED CHILD, THE FLICK, NO MAN'S LAND Lead Evening Standard Theatre Awards LonglistCURSED CHILD, THE FLICK, NO MAN'S LAND Lead Evening Standard Theatre Awards Longlist
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2016

The Evening Standard Theatre Awards, established in 1955, are presented annually for outstanding achievements in London Theatre, and this year's nominations longlist has just been announced. Sponsored by the Evening Standard newspaper, this year's shortlist will be revealed on October 24, and winners on November 13, 2016. (more...)

Rialto Chatter: Will HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Play the Al Hirschfeld Next Season?Rialto Chatter: Will HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Play the Al Hirschfeld Next Season?
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2016

The West End production remains as sold-out and beloved as ever, and rumors have long been circulating that Harry Potter and the Cursed Child will make a Broadway transfer. Now, according to Page Six, the eight Harry Potter story will make its debut at the Al Hirschfeld next season. Currently home to the long-running Kinky Boots, if Cursed Child were to move into the Al Hirschfeld, it would be a major score for Jujamcyn, which has already announced that the expected Disney juggernaut, Frozen, will move into the St. James following a major renovation to accommodate Elsa'a ice castle. (more...)

THE ENCOUNTER, Starring Simon McBurney, Headed to San Francisco Next SpringTHE ENCOUNTER, Starring Simon McBurney, Headed to San Francisco Next Spring
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

On the heels of unanimous raves on Broadway, Carole Shorenstein Hays announced today that the Complicite production of The Encounter, Simon McBurney's riveting one-man play where audience members must wear headphones to take part in the journey, will continue at the Curran for a limited engagement next spring, April 25 - May 7, 2017. (more...)

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