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@ianmckellen - 12/17/14 04:52pm Now battling Orcs in cinemas worldwide. @TheHobbitMovie @IMAX @RealD3D http://t.co/sjs1jv9bFg


@ianmckellen - 12/16/14 01:56pm Even sooner in US, where some cinemas will sneak shows beginning this evening. #TheHobbitTheBattleofFiveArmies http://t.co/l3JtKpnTZ1


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Breaking News: Rachel Wagstaff and Duncan Abel to Bring SHERLOCK HOLMES Epic to Broadway in 2017Breaking News: Rachel Wagstaff and Duncan Abel to Bring SHERLOCK HOLMES Epic to Broadway in 2017
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2014

Producers Antonio R. Marion and Kimberly Much announced today that Sherlock Holmes, a new epic play by British writing team Rachel Wagstaff and Duncan Abel, will bring the iconic detective back to Broadway in 2017. Staged as a mystery within a mystery, the case presented to Holmes forces him to confront his murky past. But is the unravelling of his childhood just a dangerous diversion? Sherlock Holmes is an original tale which will offer a new and deeply theatrical exploration of the mind of the famous detective, while remaining faithful to the mysterious world created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. (more...)

Inspiring Tale of a Fisherman's Rediscovery Through Poetry: In ACTING SHAKESPEARE, A One Man Show by James DeVitaInspiring Tale of a Fisherman's Rediscovery Through Poetry: In ACTING SHAKESPEARE, A One Man Show by James DeVita
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2014

The funny and touching story of how a young fisherman was so inspired by the works of William Shakespeare, that he left behind his life on the boats to pursue a career on stage (more...)

FLASH FRIDAY: Sting Injects Broadway With Rock RoyaltyFLASH FRIDAY: Sting Injects Broadway With Rock Royalty
by Pat Cerasaro - Dec 12, 2014

Today we are heralding the long-awaited Broadway return of international rock icon Sting with a salute to his theatrical work. (more...)

THIRTEEN's SHAKESPEARE UNCOVERED Returns to PBS 1/30THIRTEEN's SHAKESPEARE UNCOVERED Returns to PBS 1/30
by TV News Desk - Dec 11, 2014

Shakespeare Uncovered continues with a second season on PBS, beginning Friday, January 30 at 9 p.m. (check local listings) and continuing the following two successive Fridays. (more...)

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Visit 'Creativity is GREAT Britain' ReceptionDuke and Duchess of Cambridge Visit 'Creativity is GREAT Britain' Reception
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2014

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge celebrated the creative industries at a Creativity is GREAT Britain reception earlier today at the private work collective NeueHouse in Manhattan. Hosted by the British Ambassador to the United States of America, Sir Peter Westmacott and the British Consul General to New York, Mr. Danny Lopez, the event recognized the impact of the creative sectors to the UK economy including film, television, publishing, art, architecture, fashion, advertising, music, and design and theatre. (more...)


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VIDEO: Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom & More Talk THE HOBBIT: BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIESVIDEO: Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom & More Talk THE HOBBIT: BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES
by Movies News Desk - Dec 8, 2014

Sir Ian McKellen, Orlando Bloom, Martin Freeman and director Peter Jackson talked about their upcoming film THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES, which concludes more than a decade of film-making for the cast and crew. (more...)

BWW Interviews: TOMMY FEMIA and RICK SKYE Become Judy Garland and Liza MinnelliBWW Interviews: TOMMY FEMIA and RICK SKYE Become Judy Garland and Liza Minnelli
by Donna Marie Nowak - Dec 3, 2014

Critically acclaimed entertainers Tommy Femia and RIck Skye bring to life the 20th Century's greatest mother/daughter duo at DON'T TELL MAMA! (more...)

BWW Review: THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG Extended DVD is an Exciting Journey for LOTR Fans New & OldBWW Review: THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG Extended DVD is an Exciting Journey for LOTR Fans New & Old
by Matt Tamanini - Nov 18, 2014

When I was given the opportunity to review the Extended DVD release of THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG, I balked at first, having never seen or read anything 'Hobbit' or 'Lord of the Rings' related. However, seeing an opportunity to fill in a gap in my pop cultural knowledge, I agreed, and when I got the DVDs in the mail, I called the biggest LOTR dork I know, my brother. (more...)

SHERLOCK HOLMES: THE VALLEY OF FEAR, Read by Ian McKellan, Now on BBC RadioSHERLOCK HOLMES: THE VALLEY OF FEAR, Read by Ian McKellan, Now on BBC Radio
by Movies News Desk - Nov 11, 2014

BBC Radio 4's SHERLOCK HOLMES: THE VALLEY OF FEAR, read by Sir Ian McKellen, is now up on the station's site for all to listen to, the actor announced on Twitter today. (more...)

Sir Ian McKellen to Return in Critically Acclaimed Comedy VICIOUS on PBSSir Ian McKellen to Return in Critically Acclaimed Comedy VICIOUS on PBS
by TV News Desk - Oct 31, 2014

PBS and Shine International announced today that the second season of ITV's acclaimed British sitcom VICIOUS will be coming to PBS in 2015, kicking-off a star-studded summer lineup of British programming on the U.S. network. (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 10/30/14 - THE REAL THING Opens and More!WAKE UP with BWW 10/30/14 - THE REAL THING Opens and More!
by Jessica Showers - Oct 30, 2014

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Today's big news: THE REAL THING opens on Broadway, BROADWAY SESSIONS goes drag and more! (more...)

VIDEO: Ian McKellen Makes Guest Appearance in George Ezra's 'Listen to The Man' Music VideoVIDEO: Ian McKellen Makes Guest Appearance in George Ezra's 'Listen to The Man' Music Video
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

Sir Ian McKellen makes a guest appearance in the new official music video for George Ezra 'Listen to The Man'. Check it out below! (more...)

Photo Flash: The Guthrie Celebrates Artistic Director Joe Dowling in New YorkPhoto Flash: The Guthrie Celebrates Artistic Director Joe Dowling in New York
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2014

The Guthrie Theater held a cocktail party in New York City this week to celebrate Joe Dowling and his final season at the theater. He leaves in June 2015 after 20 years and as the longest Artistic Director in the theater's history. The party was held at the home of Frank and Frances Wilkinson, board members of the Guthrie Theater. BroadwayWorld has photos from the festivities below! (more...)

BBC Enlists Anthony Hopkins & Ian McKellen for New Screen Adaptation of THE DRESSERBBC Enlists Anthony Hopkins & Ian McKellen for New Screen Adaptation of THE DRESSER
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2014

According to The Telegraph, Sir Anthony Hopkins and Sir Ian McKellen will unite to lead a new screen adaptation of the play THE DRESSER for the network. Sir Richard Eyre will direct. (more...)

BWW Reviews: AMADEUS at Center Stage Hits the Right NotesBWW Reviews: AMADEUS at Center Stage Hits the Right Notes
by Charles Shubow - Sep 29, 2014

What a way for Center Stage Artistic Director Kwame Kwei-Armah to open Center Stage's 52nd Season. He directs Peter Shaffer's brilliant play AMADEUS with an impeccable cast. (more...)

Adelaide Festival Center to Unveil New Exhibit The Maj 100Adelaide Festival Center to Unveil New Exhibit The Maj 100
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

To coincide with the launch of Her Majesty's Theatre Building Fund, The Performing Arts Collection and Adelaide Festival Centre have meticulously looked through 100 years of history to create The Maj 100 - an exhibition 100 years in the making. One significant image, (be it a photograph, poster or event) from each of the years Her Majesty's Theatre has been in operation has been selected to bring this breathtaking exhibition to life. The Maj 100 will highlight the importance of Her Majesty's Theatre to Adelaide's history and the many ways in which it has shaped our city. (more...)

Shakespeare Theatre Company to Honor John Hurt, Stacy Keach & Diana Rigg at 2014 GalaShakespeare Theatre Company to Honor John Hurt, Stacy Keach & Diana Rigg at 2014 Gala
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2014

The Shakespeare Theatre Company (STC) has selected John Hurt, Stacy Keach and Dame Diana Rigg as the 2014 recipients of The William Shakespeare Award for Classical Theatre (Will Award), which recognizes artists who have made significant contributions to classical theatre in America. The Beech Street Foundation will be awarded the Sidney Harman Award for Philanthropy in the Arts. The awards will be presented at the Harman Center for the Arts Annual Gala on Sunday, October 5, 2014, hosted by STC at Sidney Harman Hall (610 F Street NW) and the National Building Museum (440 G Street NW). (more...)

FORGOTTEN VOICES to Host Commemorative Performance at Edinburgh Fringe, 4 AugustFORGOTTEN VOICES to Host Commemorative Performance at Edinburgh Fringe, 4 August
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2014

Forgotten Voices, a play by Malcolm McKay based on the best-selling book Forgotten Voices of the Great War by Max Arthur, which is being staged at this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe, is holding a special commemorative performance at 10.30pm on 4 August, which will end at midnight, to mark the exact centenary of the outbreak of WWI. (more...)

Peter Bowles Joins FORGOTTEN VOICES Guest Lineup at Edinburgh Festival FringePeter Bowles Joins FORGOTTEN VOICES Guest Lineup at Edinburgh Festival Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2014

Peter Bowles will be joining the line-up of special guest artists appearing in Forgotten Voices, a play by Malcolm McKay based on the best-selling book Forgotten Voices of the Great War by Max Arthur, which will be staged at this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe. (more...)

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