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Edinburgh International Festival Closes With New RecordsEdinburgh International Festival Closes With New Records
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2015

The 2015 Edinburgh International Festival comes to a close today after a hugely successful programme, featuring some of the world's greatest artists, which has extended its reach to audiences both at the Festival and across the world. (more...)

Photo Flash: Edinburgh International Festival's THE HARMONIUM PROJECT Draws Huge CrowdPhoto Flash: Edinburgh International Festival's THE HARMONIUM PROJECT Draws Huge Crowd
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2015

The Edinburgh International Festival opened last night with The Harmonium Project, a free outdoor animated performance that lit up the city's key concert hall, to celebrate 50 years of the Edinburgh Festival Chorus. Approximately 19,500 watched a series of projected artworks, designed by 59 Productions, on the Usher Hall whilst listening to John Adams' mesmerising choral work Harmonium. Scroll down for photos! (more...)

Edinburgh International Festival Sets Conversations LineupEdinburgh International Festival Sets Conversations Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2015

Edinburgh International Festival is delighted to announce an exciting and high profile array of performers for its Edinburgh International Festival Conversations this August, in partnership with BBC Arts Online. (more...)

BWW Exclusive: NTI - A Launchpad to the Professional WorldBWW Exclusive: NTI - A Launchpad to the Professional World
by National Theater Institute - Jul 2, 2015

This summer, 25 alums have returned to the O'Neill. We speak with five of them about their experience both as a NTI student and as a member of the O'Neill's professional summer season! (more...)

IMAX Theaters to Debut 5 Minutes of MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE - ROGUE NATION Ahead of ReleaseIMAX Theaters to Debut 5 Minutes of MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE - ROGUE NATION Ahead of Release
by Movies News Desk - Jun 29, 2015

Paramount Pictures and Skydance announced today that five minutes of Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation will debut exclusively in IMAX theaters one month prior to its theatrical release. (more...)

Park Avenue Armory Appoints Pierre Audi as Artistic DirectorPark Avenue Armory Appoints Pierre Audi as Artistic Director
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2015

Park Avenue Armory today announced the appointment of Pierre Audi as Artistic Director. A critically acclaimed director and artistic director, Audi will continue to lead the Dutch National Opera, a role he has held since 1988 while also serving as Artistic Director of the Holland Festival in Amsterdam from 2004 until 2014. He previously was the founding Artistic Director of the pioneering Almeida Theatre in London. Audi will join Park Avenue Armory in October 2015 to begin planning its 2017 season. (more...)

Bush Theatre Sets Autumn 2015 Season, Featuring World Premieres & MoreBush Theatre Sets Autumn 2015 Season, Featuring World Premieres & More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2015

The world premiere of F*CK THE POLAR BEARS by Tanya Ronder, and the European premiere of FORGET ME NOT by Tom Holloway will follow the previously announced play THE INVISIBLE by Rebecca Lenkiewicz in the Bush Theatre's autumn season. The Bush's acclaimed new writing festival RADAR will also return in November. (more...)

HBO to Present Miniseries THE CASUAL VACANCY, Beg. 4/29HBO to Present Miniseries THE CASUAL VACANCY, Beg. 4/29
by TV News Desk - Apr 9, 2015

Based on renowned author J.K. Rowling's first novel for adults, the three-part miniseries THE CASUAL VACANCY debuts its first two parts back-to-back WEDNESDAY, APRIL 29 (8:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT), followed by the debut of part three the next night, THURSDAY, APRIL 30 (8:00-9:00 p.m.), exclusively on HBO. (more...)

VIDEO: New Trailer for J.K. Rowling's THE CASUAL VACANCY on HBOVIDEO: New Trailer for J.K. Rowling's THE CASUAL VACANCY on HBO
by TV News Desk - Mar 26, 2015

HBO has released a new trailer for the TV miniseries adaptation of THE CASUAL VACANCY, based on 'Harry Potter' author J.K. Rowling's global bestseller, which will consist of three one-hour parts, airing in the U.S. on April 29 and 30. Watch below! (more...)

Edinburgh International Festival Welcomes New PhotographerEdinburgh International Festival Welcomes New Photographer
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2015

Today the Edinburgh International Festival announced the appointment of the new Edinburgh International Festival Photographer, Alex Aitchison. (more...)

ORESTEIA, BAKKHAI and MEDEA Set for the Almeida Theatre's 'Greek' Season; Ben Whishaw and More to Star!ORESTEIA, BAKKHAI and MEDEA Set for the Almeida Theatre's 'Greek' Season; Ben Whishaw and More to Star!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2015

The Almeida Theatre announces its new season: Almeida Greeks. (more...)

Eddie Redmayne Wins OSCAR for Best Actor in a Leading RoleEddie Redmayne Wins OSCAR for Best Actor in a Leading Role
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2015

Eddie Redmayne has won the Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING. (more...)

Olympia Dukakis and More Set for HIPPOLYTOS, Red Bull Theater's Next 'Revelation Reading', 2/16Olympia Dukakis and More Set for HIPPOLYTOS, Red Bull Theater's Next 'Revelation Reading', 2/16
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2015

The next Revelation Reading, Euripides' HIPPOLYTOS, directed by Ted Pappas with Olympia Dukakis, Laila Robins, Robert Cuccioli, Clifton Duncan, Gina Daniels, Phillipe Bowgen, Catherine Gowl, Lara Hillier, January LaVoy, Deanne Lorette, Bhavesh Patel, Jean Tafler, and Edward James Hyland, will take place Monday, February 16th at Cherry Lane Theatre, 38 Commerce Street. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look at JK Rowling's THE CAUAL VACANCY Mini-SeriesVIDEO: First Look at JK Rowling's THE CAUAL VACANCY Mini-Series
by TV News Desk - Feb 2, 2015

BBC One has released the first teaser trailer for their miniseries, THE CASUAL VACANCY, based on "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling?'s global bestseller, which will consist of three one-hour parts, airing in the UK February 15. (more...)

MISS MARPLE Star Geraldine McEwan Has Died at 82MISS MARPLE Star Geraldine McEwan Has Died at 82
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2015

Multitalented British actress and director, best known for portraying the Agatha Christie detective Miss Marple, Geraldine McEwan, has died at age 82. The BAFTA Award-winner's family says she died on January 30, due to complications from a stroke suffered in October. (more...)

21st ANNUAL SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS; All the Winners!21st ANNUAL SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS; All the Winners!
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 25, 2015

SAG-AFTRA presented its coveted Actor® statuettes for the outstanding motion picture and primetime television performances of 2014 at the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (more...)

THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING Coming to Digital HD, Blu-ray/DVD & On Demand This FebruaryTHE THEORY OF EVERYTHING Coming to Digital HD, Blu-ray/DVD & On Demand This February
by Movies News Desk - Jan 15, 2015

The Theory of Everything, an inspiring love story, is coming to Digital HD February 10, 2015 and Blu-ray Combo Pack including Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD with UltraViolet, and On Demand February 17, 2015 (more...)

Meryl Streep, Jake Gyllenhaal, BIRDMAN Among SAG AWARD Nominations; Full List AnnouncedMeryl Streep, Jake Gyllenhaal, BIRDMAN Among SAG AWARD Nominations; Full List Announced
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 10, 2014

Nominees for the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® for outstanding performances in 2014 in five film and eight television categories, as well as the SAG Awards® honors for outstanding action performances by film and television stunt ensembles were announced this morning (more...)

FIRST LOOK - Julia McKenzie in BBC's Adaptation of Rowling's THE CASUAL VACANCY
by TV News Desk - Nov 24, 2014

BBC has released a peek featuring Keeley Hawes and Julia McKenzie as Samantha Mollison and her mother-in-law, Shirley Mollison. (more...)

Eddie Redmayne to Receive Desert Palm Achievement Award at 26th Annual Film FestivalEddie Redmayne to Receive Desert Palm Achievement Award at 26th Annual Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - Nov 13, 2014

The 26th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) will present Eddie Redmayne with the Desert Palm Achievement Award, Actor at its annual Awards Gala. (more...)

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