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BWW Interviews: Debut of the Month - THE AUDIENCE's Richard McCabeBWW Interviews: Debut of the Month - THE AUDIENCE's Richard McCabe
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 21, 2015

Today McCabe speaks exclusively with BWW about portraying one of England's most recognizable historic figures and 'a man of the people.' (more...)

Queen Tells THE AUDIENCE's Kristin Scott Thomas: It Will Be 'Quite a Challenge' to Play MeQueen Tells THE AUDIENCE's Kristin Scott Thomas: It Will Be 'Quite a Challenge' to Play Me
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2015

Kristin Scott Thomas had a special meeting with Queen Elizabeth II this week when she was made a Dame. The actress is set to portray the British royal beginning next month in the West End production of THE AUDIENCE. (more...)

Photo Flash: First-Released Image of Kristin Scott Thomas as the Queen in UK's THE AUDIENCEPhoto Flash: First-Released Image of Kristin Scott Thomas as the Queen in UK's THE AUDIENCE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2015

Kristin Scott Thomas will play the Queen in a new and updated version of Peter Morgan's The Audience. Stephen Daldry's production will preview at the Apollo Theatre from 21 April 2015, with press night on 5 May 2015 and is booking to 25 July 2015. The Audience has designs by Bob Crowley, with lighting by Rick Fisher, sound by Paul Arditti and music by Paul Englishby. Check out a newly released image below! (more...)

BWW Exclusive: Diary of an Englishman in New York, with THE AUDIENCE's Rufus Wright!BWW Exclusive: Diary of an Englishman in New York, with THE AUDIENCE's Rufus Wright!
by Rufus Wright - Mar 10, 2015

Academy Award winner Helen Mirren returns to Broadway as Elizabeth II in Peter Morgan's The Audience, which just opened at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. Playing one of Her Majesty's twelve Prime Ministers is Rufus Wright, who takes his audience with the Queen nightly as the UK's current PM, David Cameron. Follow along as Wright takes us behind the scenes of The Audience's Broadway journey with 'Diary of an Englishman in New York'. Be sure to check back weekly for his latest installments! (more...)

Chelsea Art Fair Highlights Best UK Galleries to NYC, 4/16Chelsea Art Fair Highlights Best UK Galleries to NYC, 4/16
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2015

The Chelsea Art Fair will bring some of the best UK galleries to the heart of Chelsea to exhibit at the Chelsea Old Town Hall again from Thursday, April 16 to Sunday, April 19, 2015. Fair director Ben Cooper has selected around 40 of the most respected modern and contemporary art galleries from around the country to show their highlights of original Contemporary works of art many of which will be shown for the first time. (more...)

BWW Reviews:  Mirren in Full Command in THE AUDIENCEBWW Reviews: Mirren in Full Command in THE AUDIENCE
by Michael Dale - Mar 9, 2015

Helen Mirren gives a masterful portrayal in Peter Morgan's thoroughly engaging character study. (more...)

Full Cast Set for World Premiere of DEAD SHEEP at Park TheatreFull Cast Set for World Premiere of DEAD SHEEP at Park Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2015

The true story of how Mrs. Thatcher, the most divisive Prime Minister of modern times, was brought down by her one time friend and political soul mate. (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 2/27/2015 - Cush Jumbo's JOSEPHINE AND I, LuPone Chats 'VERSAILLES' and More!WAKE UP with BWW 2/27/2015 - Cush Jumbo's JOSEPHINE AND I, LuPone Chats 'VERSAILLES' and More!
by Jessica Showers - Feb 27, 2015

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? This weekend's big news: JOSEPHINE AND I begins off-Broadway and more! (more...)

Tony Blair Talks Iraq in Broadway's THE AUDIENCE; Character Added to West End ProductionTony Blair Talks Iraq in Broadway's THE AUDIENCE; Character Added to West End Production
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2015

Tony Blair is the newest Prime Minister to appear in The Audience, now playing on Broadway starring Helen Mirren. According to the Daily Mail, The Queen 'is shown making an impassioned plea to Tony Blair not to rush into war with Iraq.' (more...)

VIDEO: THE AUDIENCE's Dame Helen Mirren Gets Upstaged by David Letterman!VIDEO: THE AUDIENCE's Dame Helen Mirren Gets Upstaged by David Letterman!
by TV News Desk - Feb 24, 2015

During the appearance, Dave learned there's nothing like a Dame when Mirren felt he was upstaging her. Later, the actress talked about playing Queen Elizabeth in the Broadway production. (more...)

VIDEO: Helen Mirren Talks Portraying and Meeting Queen Elizabeth IIVIDEO: Helen Mirren Talks Portraying and Meeting Queen Elizabeth II
by Stage Tube - Feb 22, 2015

Helen Mirren returns to the Broadway stage to portray Queen Elizabeth II for the second time, having previously portrayed her in the 2006 film, THE QUEEN. In the following interview, Mirren discusses playing the icon and even meeting her. Check it out below! (more...)

Broadway's THE AUDIENCE Sets Student Rush Policy!Broadway's THE AUDIENCE Sets Student Rush Policy!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2015

Peter Morgan's The Audience, starring Academy Award winner Helen Mirren and directed by Stephen Daldry, will begin previews tomorrow night, February 14 and open on March 8 at Broadway's Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre (236 West 45th Street). The production runs through June 28, 2015. (more...)

David Calder, Gordon Kennedy, Sylvestra Le Touzel, David Robb and More Join West End's THE AUDIENCEDavid Calder, Gordon Kennedy, Sylvestra Le Touzel, David Robb and More Join West End's THE AUDIENCE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2015

The Daily Mail reports that David Robb, David Calder, Michael Gould, Gordon Kennedy, Sylvestra Le Touzel, David Robb, and Nicholas Woodeson have joined Kristin Scott Thomas in the new version of Peter Morgan's THE AUDIENCE. (more...)

I'M GONNA PRAY FOR YOU SO HARD Extends Through March 1 at the AtlanticI'M GONNA PRAY FOR YOU SO HARD Extends Through March 1 at the Atlantic
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2015

Atlantic Theater Company is proud to announce that the world premiere production of Halley Feiffer's play I'm Gonna Pray For You So Hard, directed by Trip Cullman, has been extended an additional two weeks due to high ticket demand following opening last night to critical acclaim. (more...)

Sony Centre for the Performing Arts to Present THE SCOTTISH TATTOO: THE MUSIC OF SCOTLAND, 1/29Sony Centre for the Performing Arts to Present THE SCOTTISH TATTOO: THE MUSIC OF SCOTLAND, 1/29
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2015

On Thursday, January 29, the Sony Centre For The Performing Arts will present THE SCOTTISH TATTOO: THE MUSIC OF SCOTLAND. Led by famed Music Director and Pipe Major, Steven Dewar, Scotland's most talented musicians, bagpipe players, singers, and dancers will turn Toronto into Edinburgh for a special night of magic. (more...)

Samuel Peter Shaw Renews Marketing Campaign for WHILE THEY WERE DYINGSamuel Peter Shaw Renews Marketing Campaign for WHILE THEY WERE DYING
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2015

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RUPERT Heads to Sydney's Theatre Royal Tonight Before 2015 West End DebutRUPERT Heads to Sydney's Theatre Royal Tonight Before 2015 West End Debut
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2014

On Thursday 29 August 2013 the Melbourne Theatre Company presented the World Premiere of Rupert, David Williamson's take on the greatest media mogul of all time, which enjoyed a sell-out season and critical acclaim. The production then had its USA premiere at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, where it received standing ovations. (more...)

Photo Coverage: First look at David Williamson's RUPERTPhoto Coverage: First look at David Williamson's RUPERT
by Emma Cambey - Nov 17, 2014

Rupert is heading to Sydney for an exclusive premiere season at Sydney's Theatre Royal opening on Saturday 29 November 2014 for a strictly limited three week season. This Sydney season precedes a transfer to London's West End in 2015. (more...)

THE AUDIENCE, with Kristin Scott Thomas, to Premiere in London, April 21THE AUDIENCE, with Kristin Scott Thomas, to Premiere in London, April 21
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2014

Kristin Scott Thomas will play the Queen in a new version of Peter Morgan's The Audience. Stephen Daldry's production will preview at the Apollo Theatre from 21 April 2015, with press night on 5 May 2015 and is booking to 25 July 2015. Tickets are released for sale today (31 October 2014). The Audience has designs by Bob Crowley, with lighting by Rick Fisher, sound by Paul Arditti and music by Paul Englishby. Further casting to be announced. (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 10/31/14 - Halloweekend with THE RIVER, BIG FISH, Haunted Hotel Party and More!WAKE UP with BWW 10/31/14 - Halloweekend with THE RIVER, BIG FISH, Haunted Hotel Party and More!
by Jessica Showers - Oct 31, 2014

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? This weekend's big news: THE RIVER starts performances, LONESOME DEVIL opens off-Broadway, Michael Feinstein performs on PBS, BIG FISH brings tall tales to the West Coast, NYC's McKittrick Hotel hosts a Halloween bash and more! (more...)

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