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BBC America Greenlights Season 2 of Drama Series THE MUSKATEERS
by TV News Desk - Apr 01, 2014

Announced today, BBC AMERICA will premiere new co-production, The Musketeers, on Sunday, June 22 and has picked up the second season of the drama series for 2015. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - New BBC One Drama Series THE MUSKETEERS
by - Dec 26, 2013

The new BBC One drama series The Musketeers premieres in January 2014. Below, check out an all-new trailer for the exciting series. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look - BBC America's THE MUSKATEERS, Coming in 2014
by TV News Desk - Apr 26, 2013

BBC AMERICA has released the first image of new drama series, THE MUSKATEERS, premiering in 2014. Created by Adrian Hodges, the series is set on the streets of seventeenth century Paris, where law and order is more an idea than reality. Get a first look below! (more...)

Luke Pasqualino to Star in New BBC America Drama Series THE MUSKATEERS
by TV News Desk - Feb 26, 2013

Casting has been announced for BBC AMERICA's new drama series, The Musketeers, premiering in 2014. (more...)

BWW Reviews: BLACKTA, Young Vic, November 6 2012
by Sarah Flnton - Nov 07, 2012

David Lan, the artistic director of the Young Vic Theatre, directs this world premiere of Blackta by new writer Nathaniel Martello-White. Although best known for his work as an actor, Martello-White was determined to challenge and change the perception of black actors in this fresh piece of new writing. Focusing on how limiting the job opportunities are for ethnic minorities, he raised a sensitive issue that is rarely assessed on both stage and screen. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Patrick Stewart in RSC's MERCHANT OF VENICE
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2011

Stage and screen star Patrick Stewart stars in the Royal Shakespeare Company production of THE MERCHANT OF VENICE, directed by Rupert Goold. Set in Las Vegas, the production runs through October 4. (more...)

International City Theatre Closes A Shayna Maidel, 7/3
by BWW News Desk - Jul 03, 2010

Two sisters separated by the Holocaust reunite in the aftermath of World War II in Barbara Lebow's powerful and profoundly moving A Shayna Maidel. ICT artistic director Shashin Desai directs Liza de Weerd, Larry Eisenberg, Laura Howard, Charles Pasternak, Julia Silverman and Erin Anne Williams in a four-week run June 11 through July 3 at International City Theatre in the Long Beach Performing Arts Center. Low-priced previews begin June 8. (more...)

International City Theatre Reprises A Shayna Maidel 6/11-7/3
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2010

Two sisters separated by the Holocaust reunite in the aftermath of World War II in Barbara Lebow's powerful and profoundly moving A Shayna Maidel. ICT artistic director Shashin Desai directs Liza de Weerd, Larry Eisenberg, Laura Howard, Charles Pasternak, Julia Silverman and Erin Anne Williams in a four-week run June 11 through July 3 at International City Theatre in the Long Beach Performing Arts Center. Low-priced previews begin June 8. (more...)

Photo Flash: A Shayna Maidel At International City Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2010

A Shayna Maidel - In 1946, a Polish immigrant living in New York is reunited with her sister who remained in Poland and lived through the Holocaust. A Shayna Maidel is a powerful, poignant, and emotionally charged tale of sustenance and hope, and the belief that from a broken and bitter past, a better future may be born. (more...)

International City Theatre Reprises A Shayna Maidel 6/11-7/3
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2010

Two sisters separated by the Holocaust reunite in the aftermath of World War II in Barbara Lebow's powerful and profoundly moving A Shayna Maidel. ICT artistic director Shashin Desai directs Liza de Weerd, Larry Eisenberg, Laura Howard, Charles Pasternak, Julia Silverman and Erin Anne Williams in a four-week run June 11 through July 3 at International City Theatre in the Long Beach Performing Arts Center. Low-priced previews begin June 8. (more...)

ENRON to Open on Broadway in April 2010
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2009

ENRON, written by Lucy Prebble, recently began a six-week run at London's Royal Court Theatre on September 17 and will move to the West End's Noel Coward Theatre on January 16, prior to an official opening Jan. 26, 2010. It will replace the soon-to-close CALENDAR GIRLS. The New York Times is reporting that the production will move to Broadway at a Shubert Theater to be determined in April 2010. The Broadway transfer will be produced by Jeffrey Richards, Jerry Frankel, Matthew Byam Shaw, Act Productions, Caro Newling for Neal St. Productions and the Shubert Organization. (more...)

ENRON To Get Big Screen Adaptation
by Movies News Desk - Sep 22, 2009

Columbia Pictures has purchased screen rights to ENRON, Lucy Prebble's new play investigating the infamous energy company's 2001 scandal that is currently running at London's Royal Court Theatre. The production will premiere on the West End on January 16, 2010. (more...)

ENRON To Move To The West End Prior to Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2009

ENRON, written by Lucy Prebble, recently began a six-week run at London's Royal Court Theatre on September 17 and will move to the West End's Noel Coward Theatre on January 16. It will replace the soon-to-close CALENDAR GIRLS. A Broadway transfer is anticipated in 2010. (more...)

THE HOUNDING OF DAVID OLUWALE Runs 3/24- 3/28
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2009

THE HOUNDING OF DAVID OLUWALE is the true story of David Oluwale, a Nigerian immigrant who came to Leeds in search of a new life but found only brutality and the determination of one man to find him justice. On the 4th of May 1969 a bruised and swollen body was pulled from the River Aire in Leeds. Identified as that of David Oluwale, a local homeless man, his death exposed a campaign of systematic police brutality which shook the city of Leeds and led to the imprisonment of 2 police officers accused of his murder. Adapted by Oladipo Agboluaje, from Kester Aspden's award winning book of the same title, this Eclipse Theatre world premiere production will be staged at (venue) on (dates) in the 40th anniversary year of the death of David Oluwale as part of a UK tour. (more...)

THE HOUNDING OF DAVID OLUWALE Runs 3/24- 3/28
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2009

THE HOUNDING OF DAVID OLUWALE is the true story of David Oluwale, a Nigerian immigrant who came to Leeds in search of a new life but found only brutality and the determination of one man to find him justice. On the 4th of May 1969 a bruised and swollen body was pulled from the River Aire in Leeds. Identified as that of David Oluwale, a local homeless man, his death exposed a campaign of systematic police brutality which shook the city of Leeds and led to the imprisonment of 2 police officers accused of his murder. Adapted by Oladipo Agboluaje, from Kester Aspden's award winning book of the same title, this Eclipse Theatre world premiere production will be staged at (venue) on (dates) in the 40th anniversary year of the death of David Oluwale as part of a UK tour. (more...)