NoŽl Coward News

Date of Birth: December 16, 1899
Date of Death: March 26, 1973 (73)
Birth Place: Teddington, ENGLAND
Gender: Male
Kate Burton, Cobie Smulders, & Kristine Nielsen Join Kevin Kline In PRESENT LAUGHTERKate Burton, Cobie Smulders, & Kristine Nielsen Join Kevin Kline In PRESENT LAUGHTER
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2016

Producer Jordan Roth announced today that three incredible leading ladies will join Kevin Kline in the Broadway revival of Noel Coward's Present Laughter: Tony and Emmy Award nominee Kate Burton, Tony Award nominee Kristine Nielsen, and stage and screen star Cobie Smulders, in her Broadway debut. Additional news, including complete cast and creative team, will be announced shortly. Performances begin March 10, 2017†with an Opening night set for Wednesday, April 5, 2017. Tickets for this strictly limited engagement are now on sale at http://www.ticketmaster.com or by calling 877.250.2929. (more...)

Casting Announced For Southwark Playhouse's Annual Shakespeare Production For Younger AudiencesCasting Announced For Southwark Playhouse's Annual Shakespeare Production For Younger Audiences
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2016

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Christopher Haydon Announces Cast for the UK Premiere of THE CONVERTChristopher Haydon Announces Cast for the UK Premiere of THE CONVERT
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2016

Artistic Director of the Gate Theatre, Christopher Haydon, today announces the cast for the UK premiere of Danai Gurira's The Convert. Following the success of her critically acclaimed Eclipsed, which ran at the Gate in 2015, Gurira's The Convert will open the Gate's Resist! season, a series of plays about rebellion and revolution. (more...)

WINTER RHYTHMS 2016 Launches This Week at Urban Stages with KT SullivanWINTER RHYTHMS 2016 Launches This Week at Urban Stages with KT Sullivan
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

Urban Stages†has confirmed†the line-up for this year's award-winning series,†WINTER RHYTHMS 2016,†which will begin†tomorrow, Thursday, December 1, and will feature some of New York's best musical performances through†Sunday,†December 11,†2016†at†Urban Stages Theatre†(259 West 30th†Street, just East of 8th Avenue). (more...)

BWW Interview: Lisa Dillon On LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST and MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHINGBWW Interview: Lisa Dillon On LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST and MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING
by Marianka Swain - Nov 29, 2016

Actress Lisa Dillon's numerous stage credits include King John at Rose Theatre, Kingston, Hapgood at Hampstead Theatre, Design for Living at the Old Vic, The Knot of the Heart at the Almeida, and The Taming of the Shrew for the RSC. She's back with the RSC playing Rosaline and Beatrice in Love's Labour's Lost and Much Ado About Nothing respectively. The acclaimed double bill, set either side of the First World War, begins previews at Theatre Royal Haymarket on 9 December. (more...)

Angela Lansbury Doesn't Know Why BEAUTY AND THE BEAST is Being RemadeAngela Lansbury Doesn't Know Why BEAUTY AND THE BEAST is Being Remade
by Alan Henry - Nov 25, 2016

Angela Lansbury recently sat down with Entertainment Weekly to discuss the upcoming remake of Beauty and the Beast starring Emma Watson and Dan Stevens. (more...)

Liliane Montevecchi in ZIEGFELD FOLLIES OF THE AIRLiliane Montevecchi in ZIEGFELD FOLLIES OF THE AIR
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2016

Liliane Montevecchi headlines an all-star cast in The Ziegfeld Society of New York City's gala benefit performance of Ziegfeld Follies Of The Air: The New 1934 Live from Broadway Broadcast Revue. (more...)

HALF A SIXPENCE Extends Booking To April 2017HALF A SIXPENCE Extends Booking To April 2017
by Marianka Swain - Nov 24, 2016

Following rave reviews for both the show and its leading man Charlie Stemp, Cameron Mackintosh announced today that booking for the Cameron Mackintosh and Chichester Festival Theatre production of HALF A SIXPENCE at the Noel Coward Theatre has been extended to 22 April 2017. Tickets are priced from £12.50 to £77.50. A limited number of £20 seats are released each day from 10am in person at the box office. (more...)

The Adobe Theater to Stage Noel Coward's BLITHE SPIRIT This JanuaryThe Adobe Theater to Stage Noel Coward's BLITHE SPIRIT This January
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2016

???????The Adobe Theater, organized in in 1957, kicks off its 60th season with Noel Coward's most famous comedy, Blithe Spirit. (more...)

BWW Review: HALF A SIXPENCE, Noel Coward Theatre, 17 November 2016BWW Review: HALF A SIXPENCE, Noel Coward Theatre, 17 November 2016
by Marianka Swain - Nov 18, 2016

This Sixties Tommy Steele vehicle is joyfully reborn in another Chichester Festival Theatre musical triumph, now comfortably ensconced in the West End. The unstoppable George Stiles and Anthony Drewe have seamlessly renewed and added to David Heneker's original score, and Julian Fellowes has done the same for Beverley Cross's book, giving this gently passe show a smart new suit of clothes. (more...)

Christine Ebersole to Launch Broadway @ The Nourse Concert Series This WinterChristine Ebersole to Launch Broadway @ The Nourse Concert Series This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2016

Producer Mark Cortale's acclaimed Broadway @ The Nourse concert series will return to San Francisco for the 2017 season. Kicking off the series will be Broadway star and two-time Tony winner for 'Grey Gardens' and '42nd Street' Christine Ebersole, on January 7, 2017 at 8:00 PM. (more...)

TOSOS Presents WRETCHED LITTLE BRAT by Brian MerrimanTOSOS Presents WRETCHED LITTLE BRAT by Brian Merriman
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2016

TOSOS ("The Other Side of Silence") is dedicated to preserving the theatrical heritage of the LGBT community through the development of new plays by emerging artists as well as revivals of established works. (more...)

Pre-Sale Begins for Kevin Kline's Broadway Return in PRESENT LAUGHTERPre-Sale Begins for Kevin Kline's Broadway Return in PRESENT LAUGHTER
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2016

Producer Jordan Roth announced ticket on-sale dates for the revival of Noel Coward's uproarious comedy, Present Laughter, starring Academy Award and two-time Tony Award winner Kevin Kline. (more...)

TOSOS to Present REBEL BOY FIREWORKS This FallTOSOS to Present REBEL BOY FIREWORKS This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2016

TOSOS ("The Other Side of Silence") is dedicated to preserving the theatrical heritage of the LGBT community through the development of new plays by emerging artists as well as revivals of established works. Our productions†honestly explore the unique LGBT experience and cultural sensibilities in a life-affirming and respectful way. † (more...)

LIFE IS FOR LIVING World Premiere to Celebrate Noel Coward at 59E59 TheatersLIFE IS FOR LIVING World Premiere to Celebrate Noel Coward at 59E59 Theaters
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2016

59E59 Theaters will host the world premiere of LIFE IS FOR LIVING: CONVERSATIONS WITH COWARD, co-created by Simon Green and David Shrubsole. Starring Mr. Green with musical direction by Mr. Shrubsole, LIFE IS FOR LIVING: CONVERSATIONS WITH COWARD was researched by Jason Morell. Produced by Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford, LIFE IS FOR LIVING: CONVERSATIONS WITH COWARD begins performances on Tuesday, December 13 for a limited engagement through Sunday, January 1. Press opening is Sunday, December 18 at 7:30 PM. (more...)

BWW Review: Lots of Fun with Miss Marple in Desert Theatreworks' Mystery Drawing Room ComedyBWW Review: Lots of Fun with Miss Marple in Desert Theatreworks' Mystery Drawing Room Comedy
by Audrey Liebross - Nov 8, 2016

Desert Theatreworks' (DTW's) A MURDER IS ANNOUNCED, adapted by Leslie Darbon from the Agatha Christie novel, isn't exactly Noel Coward or Oscar Wilde, but the production's excellence provides a rollicking good time, and more than makes up for any weaknesses in the script. (more...)

BWW Review: THE SHAKESPEARE REVUE, Richmond Theatre, 7 November 2016BWW Review: THE SHAKESPEARE REVUE, Richmond Theatre, 7 November 2016
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Nov 8, 2016

A revue is a rare theatrical treat these days. In its heyday, the irresistible combination of light comedy, song and dance sketches was incredibly popular. Its golden age lasted from the early 1920s to the late 1950s and for much of that time its greatest practitioner was Noel Coward who wrote and appeared in a succession of revues on both sides of the Atlantic such as London Calling! (1923) and Sigh No More (1945). (more...)

BLACK SAILS: The Complete Third Season Out on Blu-ray, Digital HD and DVD TodayBLACK SAILS: The Complete Third Season Out on Blu-ray, Digital HD and DVD Today
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2016

Legendary pirates face off in the thrilling STARZ Original series ďBLACK SAILS: THE COMPLETE THIRD SEASONĒ arriving on Blu-ray + Digital HD with Ultraviolet and DVD from Anchor Bay Entertainment on November 8, 2016. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2016

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Laura Hodos to Premiere Solo Cabaret at Winter Park PlayhouseLaura Hodos to Premiere Solo Cabaret at Winter Park Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2016

Laura Hodos, regionally and nationally known for outstanding musical theatre and vocal performances, will premiere her newest solo cabaret named†[title of cabaret] in The Winter Park Playhouse Spotlight Cabaret Series November 16 and 17. (more...)

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