George MacDonald News

Tickets Go on Sale Today for the New Victory's 2014-15 Season - THE OLD MAN & THE OLD MOON, 'LIGHT PRINCESS' & More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 01, 2014

As New York's premier Off-Broadway theater dedicated to kids and families, The New Victory Theater previously announced six NY premieres and seven U.S. premieres from eight different countries around the world in a new season that runs from September 26, 2014 through June 7, 2015. The New Victory 2014-15 season goes on sale today, July 1. (more...)

THE OLD MAN AND THE OLD MOON, THE MAGIC FLUTE & More Set for New Victory's 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2014

As New York's premier Off-Broadway theater dedicated to kids and families, The New Victory Theater has announced six NY premieres and seven U.S. premieres from eight different countries around the world in a new season that runs from September 26, 2014 through June 7, 2015. (more...)

CASA VALENTINA, OUTSIDE MULLINGAR, THE SNOW GEESE, BRONX BOMBERS and More Among 2013-14 Edgerton Foundation New Play Award Winners
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2014

Theatre Communications Group (TCG), the national organization for theatre, is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2013 Edgerton Foundation New Play Awards. The awards, totaling $1,108,000, allow 39 productions extra time in the development and rehearsal of new plays with the entire creative team, helping to extend the life of the play after its first run. (more...)

Diane Paulus-Helmed FINDING NEVERLAND World Premiere, New Play by Eve Ensler and More Set for A.R.T.'s 2014-15 Season!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2014

The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, under the leadership of Artistic Director Diane Paulus and Managing Director William Russo, has announced its 2014/15 Season. (more...)

American Repertory Theater Offers Sensory-Friendly Performance of THE LIGHT PRINCESS Today
by BWW News Desk - Jan 03, 2014

American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) has scheduled a sensory-friendly performance of The Light Princess today, January 3 at 2:00pm at the Loeb Drama Center, designed to create a welcoming environment for children with Autism spectrum disorders or other sensitivity issues. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: New Trailer for A.R.T.'s THE LIGHT PRINCESS, Now Playing Through 1/5
by Stage Tube - Dec 29, 2013

Following previous seasons sold-out holiday hits, The Snow Queen and Hansel and Gretel, the A.R.T. Institute, in association with the Loeb Drama Center, brings another children's story to life - The Light Princess, by Lila Rose Kaplan with music by Mike Pettry, directed by Allegra Libonati, with choreography by Jeff and Rick Kuperman. Performances are held at Loeb Drama Center through January 5, 2014. Check out a new trailer for the production below! (more...)

American Repertory Theater to Offer Sensory-Friendly Performance of THE LIGHT PRINCESS, 1/3
by BWW News Desk - Dec 06, 2013

American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) has scheduled a sensory-friendly performance of The Light Princess on Friday, January 3 at 2:00pm at the Loeb Drama Center, designed to create a welcoming environment for children with Autism spectrum disorders or other sensitivity issues. Slight alterations will be made to the performance, specially trained volunteers will be on hand, and quiet areas in the lobby will be available for children whoneed to take a break from the show. A social story and a character guide will be provided to all families prior to the performance, to help acclimate family members with Autism spectrum disorders or sensitivity issues to the experience of live theater. (more...)

A.R.T.'s THE LIGHT PRINCESS to Run 12/21-1/5
by BWW News Desk - Nov 05, 2013

Following previous seasons sold-out holiday hits, The Snow Queen and Hansel and Gretel, the A.R.T. Institute, in association with the Loeb Drama Center, brings another children's story to life - The Light Princess, by Lila Rose Kaplan with music by Mike Pettry, directed by Allegra Libonati, with choreography by Jeff and Rick Kuperman. Performances will be held at the Loeb Drama Center at from December 21 through January 5, 2014. (more...)

Review Roundup: Tori Amos' THE LIGHT PRINCESS
by Courtnie Mele - Oct 10, 2013

Songwriter Tori Amos and playwright Samuel Adamson teamed up with director Marianne Elliot to bring a new musical to the stage. After five years, The Light Princess has come to the National Theatre. The musical opened last night, Oct 9, starring Rosalie Craig as Princess Athea. The Light Princess also stars Amy Booth-Steel as Piper, Nick Hendrix as Prince Digby, David Langham as Flowers, Hal Fowler as King Ignacio, Ben Thompson as Zephyrus, and Kane Oliver Parry as Llewelyn. The Light Princess was designed by Rae Smith, who also desgined War Horse. (more...)

BWW REPORTS: Preview Of THE LIGHT PRINCESS, National Theatre, September 28 2013
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Oct 09, 2013

Our reporter Natalie O'Donoghue travels down from Scotland to catch one of the first performances of the long-awaited The Light Princess, a new musical based on the George MacDonald fairytale with music written by Tori Amos. (more...)

American Repertory Theater Announces Full 2013/14 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 03, 2013

The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, under the Artistic Direction of Diane Paulus, has just announced its 2013/14 Season, which includes the previously announced Robert Schenkkan's play All the Way and the world premiere of the musical Witness Uganda. (more...)

National Theatre to Feature OTHELLO, AMEN CORNER, and More in 2013
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2013

Forthcoming productions at the National Theatre, announced today by Nicholas Hytner, include plays familiar, rare and new: Shakespeare's Othello, Gorky's Children of the Sun,James Baldwin's The Amen Corner;Marlowe's Edward II, Pirandello's Liola, Eugene O'Neill's Strange Interlude and Georg Kaiser's From Morning to Midnight. Tori Amos and Samuel Adamson's musical The Light Princess will premiere in October, and there will be a new adaptation of Emil and the Detectives for family audiences at Christmas. (more...)

Tori Amos' THE LIGHT PRINCESS Sets Fall West End Opening; Rosalie Craig and Clive Rowe to Star
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2013

According to reports, Tori Amos' musical, THE LIGHT PRINCESS, which was previously postponed and set to play the Lyttelton Theatre this year, will now play the National Theatre at the end of 2013. (more...)

Tori Amos' THE LIGHT PRINCESS Set to Play National Theatre, 2013
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2012

According to reports, Tori Amos' musical, THE LIGHT PRINCESS, which was previously postponed and set to play the Lyttelton Theatre this year, will now play the National Theatre at the end of 2013. (more...)

Tori Amos' THE LIGHT PRINCESS Musical to Play National Theatre in 2013
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2012

According to the BBC, Tori Amos will soon bring her new musical, The Light Princess, to the stage. The show will premiere at the National Theatre in 2013. She told BBC: 'If the fairies are with us, I'd like to say that before the end of 2013 it will be playing at the National.' (more...)

De Lucia Media/Films Acquires Rights to WAITING FOR WHITEY
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2012

De Lucia Media/Films brings Waiting for Whitey to the Screen, inspired by the life of Whitey Bulger. (more...)

Atlanta Ballet Premieres Twyla Tharp's THE PRINCESS AND THE GOBLIN,Thru 2/19
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2012

Twyla Tharp's "The Princess and the Goblin" will receive its world premiere by Atlanta Ballet, through February 19, at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta. The full evening ballet, choreographed for young and adult audiences, is a co-commission between Atlanta Ballet and the Royal Winnipeg Ballet. (more...)

Atlanta Ballet Announces THE PRINCESS AND THE GOBLIN
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2012

Another page has been written in Atlanta's Ballet's historic Twyla Tharp chapter. The legendary choreographer has officially titled her world premiere ballet with the company: 'Twyla Tharp's The Princess and the Goblin.' (more...)

Atlanta Ballet Premieres Twyla Tharp's THE PRINCESS AND THE GOBLIN, 2/10-19
by BWW News Desk - Feb 09, 2012

Twyla Tharp's "The Princess and the Goblin" will receive its world premiere by Atlanta Ballet, February 10-19, at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta. The full evening ballet, choreographed for young and adult audiences, is a co-commission between Atlanta Ballet and the Royal Winnipeg Ballet. (more...)

Atlanta Ballet Premieres Twyla Tharp's THE PRINCESS AND THE GOBLIN, 2/10-19
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2012

Twyla Tharp's "The Princess and the Goblin" will receive its world premiere by Atlanta Ballet, February 10-19, at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta. The full evening ballet, choreographed for young and adult audiences, is a co-commission between Atlanta Ballet and the Royal Winnipeg Ballet. (more...)

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