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Photo Flash: First Look at Helen Mirren and More in THE AUDIENCE on BroadwayPhoto Flash: First Look at Helen Mirren and More in THE AUDIENCE on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2015

Academy Award winner Helen Mirren will return to Broadway this spring as Elizabeth II in Peter Morgan's The Audience, directed by two-time Tony Award winner Stephen Daldry. Previews begin Tuesday, February 17, 2015; Opening Night is Sunday, March 8, 2015; the limited engagement runs through June 28, 2015 at Broadway's Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre (236 West 45th Street, New York, NY). BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Haley Swindal and Tom Galantich Visit CHURCHILL at New World StagesPhoto Flash: Haley Swindal and Tom Galantich Visit CHURCHILL at New World Stages
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2015

CHURCHILL, Off-Broadway's newest hit adapted and performed by Ronald Keaton, opened this past Wednesday, February 18th at New World Stages. The after party was held at St. Andrew's Restaurant where the celebrity guests included Haley Swindal, Tom Galantich, Eric Metaxas, Robert E. Wankel, Kevin Earley, Jamie deRoy, and musical director Jeffrey Saver. CHURCHILL is based on the life and writings of one of the greatest wartime leaders of the 20th Century. Scroll down for photos from the opening festivities! (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...)

BWW Reviews:  CHURCHILL Paints a Bland PictureBWW Reviews: CHURCHILL Paints a Bland Picture
by Michael Dale - Feb 19, 2015

Ronald Keaton's solo play offers little more than a career rundown. (more...)

Photo Flash: The Mueller Sisters Visit CHURCHILL at New World StagesPhoto Flash: The Mueller Sisters Visit CHURCHILL at New World Stages
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2015

CHURCHILL, a new play adapted and performed by Ronald Keaton, opened at New World Stages last night following an acclaimed 2014 sold-out world premiere engagement in Chicago. Under the direction of Kurt Johns, CHURCHILL is based on the life and writings of one of the greatest wartime leaders of the 20th Century. Broadway's favorite sisters, Jessie and Abby Mueller, recently attended Off-Broadway's newest smash and happily posed for photos with star Ronald Keaton after the show. Scroll down for a photo! (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 2/18/2015 - CHURCHILL and VERITE Off-Broadway!WAKE UP with BWW 2/18/2015 - CHURCHILL and VERITE Off-Broadway!
by Jessica Showers - Feb 18, 2015

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Today's big news: CHURCHILL and VERITE open off-Broadway tonight and more! (more...)

Ronald Keaton's CHURCHILL Opens Off-Broadway TonightRonald Keaton's CHURCHILL Opens Off-Broadway Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2015

CHURCHILL, a new play adapted and performed by Ronald Keaton, has its Off-Broadway premiere at New World Stages and officially opens tonight, February 18th, following an acclaimed 2014 sellout world premiere engagement in Chicago. Under the direction of Kurt Johns, CHURCHILL is based on the life and writings of one of the greatest leaders of the 20th Century. (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, Mark Dexter & More to Join West End's THE AUDIENCEDavid Calder, Mark Dexter & More to Join West End's THE AUDIENCE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2015

Joining Kristin Scott Thomas as The Queen in a new and updated version of Peter Morgan's The Audience are David Calder as Winston Churchill, Mark Dexter as David Cameron, Michael Gould as John Major, Gordon Kennedy as Gordon Brown, Sylvestra Le Touzel as Margaret Thatcher, David Robb as Anthony Eden and Nicholas Woodeson as Harold Wilson. David Peart plays the Equerry, Charlotte Moore will play Bobo MacDonald and Private Secretary, Marnie Brighton, Madeleine Jackson-Smith and Izzy Meikle-Small will alternate in the role of Young Elizabeth and Matt Plumb and Harry Feltham will play the footmen. (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...)

THE AUDIENCE's Helen Mirren to Visit CBS's DAVID LETTERMAN, 2/23THE AUDIENCE's Helen Mirren to Visit CBS's DAVID LETTERMAN, 2/23
by TV News Desk - Feb 12, 2015

Helen Mirren, who will begin performances of Peter Morgan's THE AUDIENCE on Saturday, February 14th, will be a guest on LATE SHOW WITH DAVID LETTERMAN (more...)

New Book Spotlights Sir Winston ChurchillNew Book Spotlights Sir Winston Churchill
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2015

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Ronald Keaton's CHURCHILL Begins Off-Broadway Tonight at New World StagesRonald Keaton's CHURCHILL Begins Off-Broadway Tonight at New World Stages
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2015

CHURCHILL, a new play adapted and performed by Ronald Keaton, has its Off-Broadway premiere at New World Stages, with performances beginning tonight, February 6th, following an acclaimed 2014 sellout world premiere engagement in Chicago. (more...)

Theatre Rhino to Present Hugh Whitemore's BREAKING THE CODE, 3/4-21Theatre Rhino to Present Hugh Whitemore's BREAKING THE CODE, 3/4-21
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2015

Breaking The Code by Hugh Whitemore will have its Theatre Rhinoceros premiere in this exclusive San Francisco production for a limited engagement - 15 performances only! The show plays March 4 - 21, 2015. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Ronald Keaton in CHURCHILL at New World StagesPhoto Flash: First Look at Ronald Keaton in CHURCHILL at New World Stages
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2015

CHURCHILL, a new play adapted and performed by Ronald Keaton, will receive its Off-Broadway premiere at New World Stages, with performances beginning this Friday, February 6th following an acclaimed 2014 sellout world premiere engagement in Chicago. Under the direction of Kurt Johns, this limited engagement of CHURCHILL is based on the life and writings of one of the greatest wartime leaders of the 20th Century. The official opening night is set for Wednesday, February 18th. (more...)

Up on the Marquee: THE AUDIENCEUp on the Marquee: THE AUDIENCE
by Walter McBride - Jan 26, 2015

Peter Morgan's Broadway-bound The Audience, starring Academy Award winner Helen Mirren and directed by Stephen Daldry, will now begin performances at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre (236 West 45th Street) on February 14., with an official opening night set for March 8. BroadwayWorld brings you photos of the marquee below! (more...)

Walter Tevis Announces Novels in eBook FormatWalter Tevis Announces Novels in eBook Format
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2015

NEW YORK, NY - Iconic American author Walter Tevis (1928-1984) continues to endear new readers with the release his classic novels in eBook editions. In a deal brokered by Susan Schulman of Susan Schulman Literary Agency on behalf of The Walter Tevis Copyright Trust, and with the assistance of Associate Publisher Roger Cooper, RosettaBooks acquired the North American rights of Tevis' six novels and short story collection, led by The Man Who Fell to Earth and The Queen's Gambit. (more...)

Lauren Bacall Jewelry Collection & More Set for Auction This SpringLauren Bacall Jewelry Collection & More Set for Auction This Spring
by Movies News Desk - Jan 20, 2015

Bonhams is delighted to announce the highly anticipated auction of the Lauren Bacall Collection. Consisting of approximately 750 items, the collection will be exhibited and offered at auction at the New York Madison Avenue galleries; the auction will be conducted in four sessions on March 31 (more...)

BWW Reviews:  SWIMMING AT THE RITZ is a Hit at NJ RepBWW Reviews: SWIMMING AT THE RITZ is a Hit at NJ Rep
by Marina Kennedy - Jan 15, 2015

'Swimming at the Ritz' written by Charles Leipart and directed by SuzAnne Barabas stars Judith Hawiking and Christopher Daftsios. This is a must-see theatrical event that chronicles the fascinating life of Pamela Churchill Hayward Harriman. (more...)

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