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BWW Review: HAMLET, Almeida TheatreBWW Review: HAMLET, Almeida Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Mar 1, 2017

Hamlet anew in this technology infused but oh so human production of Shakespeare's great tragedy in which Andrew Scott gives us a warm, flawed, and eventually mad Prince. (more...)

BWW Review: BalletMet Shoots for the Stars in Fast-Flying Fantasy PETER PANBWW Review: BalletMet Shoots for the Stars in Fast-Flying Fantasy PETER PAN
by Amanda Etchison - Feb 11, 2017

Who says grown-ups can't play make-believe? BalletMet's Columbus premiere of Michael Pink's "Peter Pan" shows that adventure has no age limit -- all you need is a little faith, trust, and, of course, pixie dust. (more...)

Samuel Goldwyn Films & AMBI Group Team on Release of Thriller LAVENDERSamuel Goldwyn Films & AMBI Group Team on Release of Thriller LAVENDER
by Movies News Desk - Jan 26, 2017

Samuel Goldwyn Films and AMBI Group will partner on the domestic release for the anticipated thriller, LAVENDER. (more...)

A Celebration of THE BEAUTIFUL FANTASTIC Held at the Park Hyatt New YorkA Celebration of THE BEAUTIFUL FANTASTIC Held at the Park Hyatt New York
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2016

On December 19th noteworthy guests invited by hosts Lady Monika Bacardi, Andrea Iervolino, and Simon Aboud gathered to celebrate the anticipated launch of contemporary film, This Beautiful Fantastic. (more...)

BWW Interview: Autumn Clack of AN IMPROVISED PLAY X3 at Boiling Point PlayersBWW Interview: Autumn Clack of AN IMPROVISED PLAY X3 at Boiling Point Players
by Alexander Garza - Nov 7, 2016

The Boiling Point Players opens their 2016-2017 season with AN IMPROVISED PLAY X3, produced by Cone Man Running Productions. The show is a three-night series of improvised plays and will be performed at Obsidian Theater. Each full-length performance is based on suggestions from the crowd. I got the opportunity to ask Autumn Clack about the group's beginnings, their upcoming production, and what's coming this season. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Houston - Week of 11/06/2016Now Playing Onstage in Houston - Week of 11/06/2016
by BWW - Nov 6, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 11/06/2016 for Houston (more...)

Boiling Point Players Opens New Season with 'Improvised Play x 3'Boiling Point Players Opens New Season with 'Improvised Play x 3'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2016

Houston Theater Company, Boiling Point Players, opens their 2016-2017 season with a three-night series of improvised plays, An Improvised Play x3, produced by Cone Man Running Productions and showing November 13 through 15 at 8:00 PM at Obsidian Theater. (more...)

THE EXORCIST, GOOSEBUMPS & More Among Amazon's Scary Halloween Titles This MonthTHE EXORCIST, GOOSEBUMPS & More Among Amazon's Scary Halloween Titles This Month
by TV News Desk - Oct 17, 2016

This October, Prime Video and Amazon Video are the home to hundreds of Halloween content to tantalize you! (more...)

National Youth Ballet Appoints New Artistic DirectorNational Youth Ballet Appoints New Artistic Director
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2016

The National Youth Ballet of Great Britain is delighted to announce the appointment of its new Artistic Director, Mikah Smillie. Following the passing of the company's Founding Director Jill Tookey in March this year, Mikah was appointed Artistic Director in Residence and led the 2016 Season including a sell-out Memorial Gala performance at Sadler's Wells in September. Mikah now joins National Youth Ballet on a permanent basis and will lead the company into its 30th Anniversary Year in 2017.  (more...)

BURIED CHILD Announces Final Casting, Including Charlotte Hope of GAME OF THRONESBURIED CHILD Announces Final Casting, Including Charlotte Hope of GAME OF THRONES
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2016

Charlotte Hope (Myranda in Game of Thrones, Allied, A United Kingdom), Jack Fortune (King Lear, Route Irish, Sparkling Cyanide), Barnaby Kay (A Streetcar Named Desire, The Real Thing, Wuthering Heights) and Gary Shelford (Twelfth Night, Angry Young Man) join the previously announced multi award-winning, international star Ed Harris (forthcoming HBO series from J.J. Abrams & Jonathan Nolan; Westworld, Pollock, The Hours and The Truman Show), Golden Globe winner Amy Madigan (Twice in a Lifetime, Roe vs. Wade), and Jeremy Irvine (War Horse, The Railway Man, Now is Good) to complete the cast in Sam Shepard's Pulitzer & Obie prize winning play, Buried Child, following a critically acclaimed New York run earlier this year. (more...)

Jeremy Irvine Joins Golden Globe Winners and Oscar Nominees Ed Harris and Amy Madigan in BURIED CHILDJeremy Irvine Joins Golden Globe Winners and Oscar Nominees Ed Harris and Amy Madigan in BURIED CHILD
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2016

One of the finest actors of his generation, Jeremy Irvine (Steven Spielberg's War Horse, The Railway Man, Now is Good and forthcoming films Fallen, Billionaire Boys Club, and This Beautiful Fantastic) will make his West End debut in Sam Shepard's Pulitzer & Obie prize winning play, Buried Child. (more...)

TWISTED 2 to Reunite BalletMet, Columbus Symphony, and Opera ColumbusTWISTED 2 to Reunite BalletMet, Columbus Symphony, and Opera Columbus
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

Columbus' flagship performing arts organizations will reunite for Twisted 2, the highly anticipated sequel to 2014's smash hit, Twisted. (more...)

BWW Review: Colors Fly in BalletMet's New BECOMING VIOLET Video ProjectBWW Review: Colors Fly in BalletMet's New BECOMING VIOLET Video Project
by Amanda Etchison - Aug 10, 2016

Although its 2016-17 season is not set to begin until September, some dancers from BalletMet are adding color to the summer with a new video project. (more...)

TWISTED 2 to Reunite BalletMet, Columbus Symphony, and Opera ColumbusTWISTED 2 to Reunite BalletMet, Columbus Symphony, and Opera Columbus
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2016

Columbus' flagship performing arts organizations will reunite for Twisted 2, the highly anticipated sequel to 2014's smash hit, Twisted. (more...)

Joanna Lumley to Host National Youth Ballet Memorial Gala This AutumnJoanna Lumley to Host National Youth Ballet Memorial Gala This Autumn
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2016

National Youth Ballet is delighted to announce that Joanna Lumley will host a special Memorial Gala performance at Sadler's Wells on Sunday 4 September, celebrating the company's inspirational Founder and Artistic Director Jill Tookey, who passed away in March this year. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Kinnear and Syal at Ian Charleson AwardsPhoto Coverage: Kinnear and Syal at Ian Charleson Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2016

To commemorate and celebrate the life of Ian Charleson, The Sunday Times and the National Theatre collaborate annually to present these awards for outstanding performances anywhere in the UK by actors under the age of thirty in a classical role - defined as one in a play written before 1918. (more...)

Cleopatra Films to Produce Lynyrd Skynrd Plane Crash Epic FREEBIRDCleopatra Films to Produce Lynyrd Skynrd Plane Crash Epic FREEBIRD
by TV News Desk - Jun 24, 2016

Cleopatra Films, the movie division of famed indie record label Cleopatra Records has signed former Lynyrd Skynyrd drummer Artimus Pyle to an exclusive production deal to co-write and co-produce a feature film about the 1977 plane crash that took the lives of several band and crew members of the Lynyrd Skynyrd band. (more...)

National Youth Ballet Holds Memorial Gala at Sadler's Wells Celebrating Founder Jill TookeyNational Youth Ballet Holds Memorial Gala at Sadler's Wells Celebrating Founder Jill Tookey
by Marianka Swain - Jun 7, 2016

For its 2016 Season, the National Youth Ballet of Great Britain will present a special programme of performances celebrating its inspirational Founder and Artistic Director Jill Tookey, who passed away in March this year. The 2016 National Youth BalletCompany will perform at the Hawth Theatre, Crawley on Friday 26 and Saturday 27 August, with a special Memorial Gala performance at Sadler's Wells on Sunday 4 September. (more...)

Samantha Morton, Lesley Manville & Jessica Brown Findlay to Star in New Drama HARLOTS for ITV & HuluSamantha Morton, Lesley Manville & Jessica Brown Findlay to Star in New Drama HARLOTS for ITV & Hulu
by TV News Desk - May 27, 2016

ITV and Hulu today announced a straight-to-series order for the drama series, HARLOTS. The ongoing, eight-part series will air on ITV Encore in the UK and stream exclusively in the US on Hulu as part of the Hulu Originals slate. (more...)

BWW Review: SLEEPING BEAUTY Gives a Fairytale Ending to BalletMet's SeasonBWW Review: SLEEPING BEAUTY Gives a Fairytale Ending to BalletMet's Season
by Amanda Etchison - May 11, 2016

Saturated with the vibrant colors of gold-adorned chandeliers, majestic red velvet curtains and shiny Baroque accents framing the Ohio Theatre stage, BalletMet's "Sleeping Beauty" appeared to be a scene come to life from an ornately illustrated storybook. (more...)

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