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Marcelo Gomes to Lead UK's THE CARMAN at Sadler's Wells, July 14Marcelo Gomes to Lead UK's THE CARMAN at Sadler's Wells, July 14
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2015

New Adventures are delighted to announce that international ballet superstar, Marcelo Gomes will guest star as 'Luca', the title role in the internationally acclaimed and multi-award winning dance thriller "THE CAR MAN" during the four week summer season at Sadler's Wells from 14 July to 9 August 2015. He will alternate the role with the previously announced Jonathan Ollivier and Chris Trenfield; all three dancers worked together last year, sharing the role of 'The Swan' when Marcelo Gomes made his debut with New Adventures in the Tokyo Season of Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake. Full Sadler's Wells casting schedule to be announced shortly. (more...)

Betty Buckley, Lorna Luft & More Join FOLLIES Concert at Royal Albert Hall; Roles Finally Revealed!Betty Buckley, Lorna Luft & More Join FOLLIES Concert at Royal Albert Hall; Roles Finally Revealed!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2015

Betty Buckley, Lorna Luft, Charlotte Page, Peter Polycarpou, Amy Ellen Richardson and Jos Slovick complete the cast of Follies in Concert, with The City of London Philharmonic Orchestra, at the prestigious Royal Albert Hall, alongside ensemble members Sarah Bakker, CJ Field,Jennifer Davison, Emily Warner, Lucy James and Luke Fetherstone. (more...)

'THE CURIOUS INCIDENT,' BARNUM & More Set for Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury's 2015-16 Season'THE CURIOUS INCIDENT,' BARNUM & More Set for Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury's 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2015

Highlights of the Canterbury venues' main auditorium programme include the National Theatre's The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time, Matthew Bourne's The Car Man, Barnum (starring Brian Conley), Dirty Dancing, Agatha Christie's The Mousetrap, Handbagged, Blood Brothers, Les Ballet Trocadero de Monte Carlo, and The Royal New Zealand Ballet. (more...)

MOTOWN, KINKY BOOTS, and More to Play Adrienne Arsht Center as Part of Broadway Across America's 2015-2016 SeasonMOTOWN, KINKY BOOTS, and More to Play Adrienne Arsht Center as Part of Broadway Across America's 2015-2016 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2015

The Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County is proud to announce its 10th season of showcasing Broadway's greatest hits in the Ziff Ballet Opera House with a five-show subscription package that is power-packed with musical blockbusters. (more...)

New Adventures Announces the Revival of Matthew Bourne's SLEEPING BEAUTY at the Theatre Royal GlasgowNew Adventures Announces the Revival of Matthew Bourne's SLEEPING BEAUTY at the Theatre Royal Glasgow
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2015

New Adventures are delighted to announce the first revival of Matthew Bourne's triumphant staging of Tchaikovsky's "SLEEPING BEAUTY". (more...)

Tony Maudsley to Don House Slippers in UK's HAIRSPRAY Tour; Full Casting AnnouncedTony Maudsley to Don House Slippers in UK's HAIRSPRAY Tour; Full Casting Announced
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2015

Tony Maudsley (ITV1's Benidorm) will play Edna Turnblad in the major 40-week UK tour of Hairspray which will open at Curve theatre in Leicester this autumn. He will be joined by TV and stage actress and presenter Claire Sweeney (Educating Rita, Guys and Dolls) as Velma Von Tussle, Olivier Award nominated actor and much-loved Blue Peter presenter Peter Duncan (BBC1 Tumble) as Wilbur Turnblad and British singer and West End performer Brenda Edwards (Chicago, We Will Rock You, The X Factor) as Motormouth Maybelle. Freya Sutton will reprise the role of Tracy Turnblad alongside established musical theatre performer Jon Tsouras (A Chorus Line) who will play the role of Corny Collins. Dex Lee (The Scottsboro Boys) will play Seaweed, Ashley Gilmour (Miss Saigon) will play Link Larkin, Lauren Stroud (Wicked) will play Amber, Monique Young (Top Hat) will play Penny, Karis Jack (Urinetown) will play Little Inez, Adam Price (Hairspray) will play Male Authority Figure, Tracey Penn (Made in Dagenham) will play Female Authority Figure and Layton Williams (Bad Education, Billy Elliot) will play Duane. Further casting will be announced in due course. (more...)

ANTIGONE, Starring Oscar Winner Juliette Binoche, Set for Kennedy Center's 2015-16 Season; Plus BEAUTIFUL, 'BRIDGES' & More!ANTIGONE, Starring Oscar Winner Juliette Binoche, Set for Kennedy Center's 2015-16 Season; Plus BEAUTIFUL, 'BRIDGES' & More!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2015

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts today announced its 2015-2016 theater season. As the nation's performing arts center, the Kennedy Center is dedicated to bringing theater's finest productions to its stages. Reaching hundreds of thousands of audience members annually, the upcoming theater season showcases a diverse range of theatrical productions from a dramatic, centuries-old classic tale to unforgettable Broadway sensations; the season has something to offer everyone in the family. (more...)

Disney & Cameron Mackintosh Announce New UK, Ireland Tours of Smash Hit MARY POPPINS, Oct. 13Disney & Cameron Mackintosh Announce New UK, Ireland Tours of Smash Hit MARY POPPINS, Oct. 13
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2015

Disney and Cameron Mackintosh are delighted to announce that their multi award-winning musical MARY POPPINS will embark on a tour of the UK and Ireland, opening at Leicester Curve on Tuesday 13 October 2015. Initial tour schedule attached. Casting to be announced soon. (more...)

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA National Tour Breaks Box Office Records in CharlotteTHE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA National Tour Breaks Box Office Records in Charlotte
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2015

The Charlotte, NC engagement of Cameron Mackintosh's spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERAbroke the one-week 8 performance box office record at the Belk Theater, grossing $1,424,241 for the week ending February 8, 2015. This tops the previous record of $1,399,577 held by The Lion King in September, 2013. PHANTOM then broke its own record during the second week of their engagement, grossing $1,515,155 for the week ending February 15, 2015. The tour is now in Pittsburgh, PA's Benedum Center playing to near sold-out houses through March 1, 2015. (more...)

JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Tour to Play TUTS, 3/17-29JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Tour to Play TUTS, 3/17-29
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2015

Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) has announced that the new 2014/15 national tour of JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT, directed and choreographed by Tony Award-winner Andy Blankenbuehler, will play March 17-29 at The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts in Houston. (more...)

Chris Mann and Katie Travis Lead THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Tour, Coming to Wharton Center This SpringChris Mann and Katie Travis Lead THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Tour, Coming to Wharton Center This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2015

Cameron Mackintosh and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Really Useful Group are delighted to announce the casting for their spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA currently on sale for the premiere East Lansing engagement at Wharton Center's Cobb Great Hall April 1-12, 2015. (more...)

Tickets For Cameron Mackintosh and Andrew Lloyd Webber's New Touring Production of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Go On Sale, 2/9Tickets For Cameron Mackintosh and Andrew Lloyd Webber's New Touring Production of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Go On Sale, 2/9
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2015

Cameron Mackintosh and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Really Useful Group's spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA will go on sale Monday, February 9 at 10am for the premiere Seattle engagement at The Paramount Theatre. (more...)

UK's THE CAR MAN Announces Full Cast, Including Jonathan OllivierUK's THE CAR MAN Announces Full Cast, Including Jonathan Ollivier
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2015

New Adventures are delighted to announce the cast for the internationally acclaimed and multi-award winning dance thriller 'THE CAR MAN' for a limited 16 week UK tour. The tour opens at the Churchill Theatre, Bromley on 16 April 2015, ending with a four week summer season at Sadler's Wells from 14 July to 9 August 2015. This revival marks the first time the production has been staged in eight years. Full tour schedule below. (more...)

Photo Flash: James McAvoy-Led THE RULING CLASS Opens in the West EndPhoto Flash: James McAvoy-Led THE RULING CLASS Opens in the West End
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2015

Ron Cook (Mr Selfridge, Henry V, King Lear, Hot Fuzz) as Sir Charles Gurney, Kathryn Drysdale (Suspects, Love's Labour's Lost, Tripping Over, Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps) as Grace Shelley, Joshua McGuire (Privacy, Posh, About Time, Mr Turner) as Dinsdale Gurney and Anthony O'Donnell (The Captain of Kopenick, Skyfall, Matchpoint) as Daniel Tucker, join BAFTA winning James McAvoy, as Jack, the 14th Earl of Gurney, in the first West End revival of Peter Barnes' satirical comedy, The Ruling Class, directed by Jamie Lloyd, Artistic Director of Trafalgar Transformed. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from opening night below! (more...)

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA National Tour Coming to Fabulous Fox, 3/4-15THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA National Tour Coming to Fabulous Fox, 3/4-15
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2015

Cameron Mackintosh and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Really Useful Group are delighted to announce the casting for their spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA currently on sale for the premiere St. Louis engagement at the Fabulous Fox Theatre. With newly reinvented staging and stunning scenic design, this new version of PHANTOM, one of the most successful musicals of all-time, will be performed by a cast and orchestra of 52, making this one of the largest productions on tour in North America. (more...)

Mílonga to Perform at Arts Centre MelbourneMílonga to Perform at Arts Centre Melbourne
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2015

The art of tango has captivated the world with its sexuality, power and beauty for centuries, and Mílonga is a fascinating exploration of this traditional dance from a contemporary perspective. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Tour Stars Visit The Hampton Roads ShowSTAGE TUBE: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Tour Stars Visit The Hampton Roads Show
by Stage Tube - Jan 18, 2015

This weekend, The Hampton Roads Show in Norfolk featured a special Broadway edition of Live Music Friday and welcomed THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA tour's Katie Travis (Christine Daae) and Storm Lineberger (Raoul). Watch their performance below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Watch as THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Tour Transforms a Theatre in New Timelapse Video!STAGE TUBE: Watch as THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Tour Transforms a Theatre in New Timelapse Video!
by Stage Tube - Jan 11, 2015

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA tour loads into each new theatre with 20 trucks full of equipment. Below, BroadwayWorld brings a timelapse video of the progression from an empty theatre to the Paris Opera House! (more...)

ATG's Sir Howard Panter & Rosemary Squire OBE Top Stage 100 for 6th YearATG's Sir Howard Panter & Rosemary Squire OBE Top Stage 100 for 6th Year
by BWW News Desk - Dec 31, 2014

Ambassador Theatre Group's Sir Howard Panter and Rosemary Squire OBE have topped the The Stage 100 for a record-breaking sixth consecutive year. The exclusive list, compiled annually by the industry's leading newspaper, ranks the powerhouses of British theatre. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 12/21/2014Now Playing Onstage in Tampa - Week of 12/21/2014
by BWW - Dec 21, 2014

Upcoming Shows - Week of 12/21/2014 for Tampa (more...)

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