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THE WIPERS TIMES to Run in Scotland this Fall THE WIPERS TIMES to Run in Scotland this Fall
by BWW News Desk on April 28, 2017 in Scotland

Following a sold-out UK tour in 2016, and a fast-selling limited season in the West End, the producers of The Wipers Times are pleased to announce that the production will run in Scotland this autumn. (more...)
Casting Announced for LEGALLY BLONDE At Edinburgh's Festival Theatre Casting Announced for LEGALLY BLONDE At Edinburgh's Festival Theatre
by Natalie O'Donoghue on April 28, 2017 in Scotland

OMG you guys!!! Legally Blonde The Musical is coming to the Festival Theatre in November! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/28; IN THE HEIGHTS in DC, HERE LIES LOVE at Seattle Rep and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/28; IN THE HEIGHTS in DC, HERE LIES LOVE at Seattle Rep and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on April 28, 2017 in Scotland

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature a Spanish adaptation of IN THE HEIGHTS in Washington, DC, HERE LIES LOVE at Seattle Rep, and WEST SIDE STORY in Los Angeles, just to name a few. Check out our top features below! (more...)
New Revival of SHIRLEY VALENTINE Comes to the King's Theatre New Revival of SHIRLEY VALENTINE Comes to the King's Theatre
by BWW News Desk on April 27, 2017 in Scotland

Willy Russell's heart-warming comedy Shirley Valentine premiered in 1986 and took the world by storm. Next week, a new production starring Jodie Prenger will run at the King's Theatre, Glasgow forming part of a major revival of the classic story. (more...)
Michael Burrell's One-Man Play About Rudolf Hess to Hit the Road Starring Derek Crawford Munn Michael Burrell's One-Man Play About Rudolf Hess to Hit the Road Starring Derek Crawford Munn
by BWW News Desk on April 26, 2017 in Scotland

The Gilded Balloon and Kinbur Productions are to revive the full-length version of Michael Burrell's award winning one-man play, HESS, a poignant and haunting production that has stimulated, moved and provoked debate, whilst also giving a fascinating insight into the nature of evil, retribution, repentance and forgiveness. (more...)
Sasha Regan's All Male THE MIKADO Comes To The King's Theatre Edinburgh Sasha Regan's All Male THE MIKADO Comes To The King's Theatre Edinburgh
by Natalie O'Donoghue on April 27, 2017 in Scotland

Following the highly successful all-male tours of H.M.S. Pinafore and The Pirates of Penzance, Sasha Regan returns with the world premiere of the irresistible The Mikado - one of Gilbert and Sullivan's most famous operettas. (more...)
Beacon Arts Centre Announce May - August Season Beacon Arts Centre Announce May - August Season
by Natalie O'Donoghue on April 26, 2017 in Scotland

Beacon Arts Centre in Greenock announces its 2017 May - August season. (more...)
Traverse Theatre Announces Associate Director Gareth Nicholls Traverse Theatre Announces Associate Director Gareth Nicholls
by BWW News Desk on April 26, 2017 in Scotland

The Traverse Theatre is delighted to announce that award-winning theatre director Gareth Nicholls will be joining the Company's artistic team as Associate Director from 8 May. (more...)
THE GUN SHOW on Tour to USA and Edinburgh THE GUN SHOW on Tour to USA and Edinburgh
by BWW News Desk on April 26, 2017 in Scotland

Following a sold out run last fall in Portland with CoHo Season 21, this hit co-production of The Gun Show by E.M. Lewis starring Vin Shambry will travel to the renowned Edinburgh Fringe Festival for 3 weeks this summer. (more...)
DREAMBOATS AND PETTICOATS To Rock 'n' Roll Into The Edinburgh Playhouse This May DREAMBOATS AND PETTICOATS To Rock 'n' Roll Into The Edinburgh Playhouse This May
by Natalie O'Donoghue on April 26, 2017 in Scotland

Dreamboats and Petticoats The Musical returns to celebrate 10 years of the multi-million selling albums that inspired the Olivier Award nominated musical. (more...)
GLAMIS PROMS Announce 2017 Lineup GLAMIS PROMS Announce 2017 Lineup
by Natalie O'Donoghue on April 25, 2017 in Scotland

Glamis Proms is delighted to announce the artists taking to the stage for this year's lavish concert and promise a spectacular evening of beautiful music featuring The Glamis Prom Orchestra.  (more...)
Theatre Royal Presents WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF Theatre Royal Presents WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF
by BWW News Desk on April 25, 2017 in Scotland

From Emma Stone and Viola Davis stealing the limelight at the Oscars, to Billie Piper and Glenda Jackson taking centre stage in the West End, 2017 has been a golden year for actresses. (more...)
Smash Hit Zombie Spectacle ELIXIR Returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Smash Hit Zombie Spectacle ELIXIR Returns to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe
by BWW News Desk on April 25, 2017 in Scotland

Thought science wasn't sexy? Enter Elixir, making a killer return to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. With a potent mix of chemical balance and imbalance, new school death defying acrobatics, old school slapstick and an injection of Australian testosterone, Elixir will challenge perceptions and set pulses racing. (more...)
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by BWW Staff on April 24, 2017 in Scotland

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JANE EYRE Comes to Theatre Royal in June JANE EYRE Comes to Theatre Royal in June
by BWW News Desk on April 24, 2017 in Scotland

National Theatre and Bristol Old Vic's co-production of Jane Eyre has just begun a major 21 city tour of the UK and will arrive at Theatre Royal, Glasgow on Monday 5 June. (more...)
Circolombia in Association with Underbelly Presents ACELERE Circolombia in Association with Underbelly Presents ACELERE
by BWW News Desk on April 24, 2017 in Scotland

Circolombia delivers guts, grace and gusto, direct from Bogota to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe for the first time. Celebrating Colombia's rich diversity with voices, dance and spectacular raw, infectious energy - Acelere is no ordinary circus! (more...)
THAT'LL BE THE DAY comes to the Edinburgh Playhouse THAT'LL BE THE DAY comes to the Edinburgh Playhouse
by Natalie O'Donoghue on April 24, 2017 in Scotland

After an incredible three decades of touring, the UK's No.1 Rock and Roll variety production That'll Be The Day returns with another brand new show. (more...)
Back By Popular Demand, TRAINSPOTTING Returns To The Citizens Theatre Back By Popular Demand, TRAINSPOTTING Returns To The Citizens Theatre
by BWW News Desk on April 24, 2017 in Scotland

Irvine Welsh's Trainspotting began its life as a piece of drama at the Citizens Theatre over 20 years ago and returned in 2016 with a critically-acclaimed sold-out run. Hot on the heels of Trainspotting 2, Danny Boyle's sequel to his phenomenally successful film version, and by popular public demand, the Citizens Theatre is bringing its production of the notorious story back to the stage from 18 October to 11 November 2017.  (more...)
BWW Review: NELL GWYNN, King's Theatre, Edinburgh BWW Review: NELL GWYNN, King's Theatre, Edinburgh
by Gregor Dickson on April 21, 2017 in Scotland

Jessica Swale's play about the unlikely heroine who went from lowly orange seller to national treasure features a stand-out titular performance by Laura Pitt-Pulford. (more...)
BWW Review: FUNNY GIRL at Edinburgh Playhouse BWW Review: FUNNY GIRL at Edinburgh Playhouse
by Adam Robinson on April 20, 2017 in Scotland

People, people who need musical revivals, are the luckiest people in the world. And no musical has been overdue a return as the classic Funny Girl. A show based on the life and career of quirky Broadway performer Fanny Brice. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/21; TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD in Salt Lake, THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE in L.A. and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/21; TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD in Salt Lake, THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE in L.A. and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on April 21, 2017 in Scotland

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature WEST SIDE STORY in Philadelphia, THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE in Los Angeles, and TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD in Salt Lake City, just to name a few. Check out our top features below! (more...)
Tron Theatre presents DAPHNE ORAM'S WONDERFUL WORLD OF SOUND Tron Theatre presents DAPHNE ORAM'S WONDERFUL WORLD OF SOUND
by Natalie O'Donoghue on April 19, 2017 in Scotland

Focusing on the life, ideas and legacy of a hugely influential sound pioneer, the award-winning Blood of the Young ensemble team up with SAY Award-nominated musician Anneke Kampman to present their first touring stage production as part of Mayfesto 2017. (more...)
Now What Theatre to Take KARA SEVDA on International Tour Now What Theatre to Take KARA SEVDA on International Tour
by BWW News Desk on April 18, 2017 in Scotland

Now What Theatre has announced its inaugural international tour of the play Kara Sevda. Written by Lisa VillaMil and directed by Kat Haan, the tour will begin performances at the Ithaca Fringe Festival on April 21. (more...)
BWW Review: THE WEDDING SINGER, King's Theatre, Glasgow BWW Review: THE WEDDING SINGER, King's Theatre, Glasgow
by Natalie O'Donoghue on April 19, 2017 in Scotland

It's 1985. Hair is huge, greed is good and rock-star wannabe Robbie Hart (Jon Robyns: Avenue Q, Legally Blonde) is New Jersey's favourite wedding singer. When his own fiancee dumps him at the altar a seriously bummed out Robbie makes every wedding as disastrous as his own. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/14; A RAISIN IN THE SUN at Arena Stage, JC SUPERSTAR in Raleigh and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 4/14; A RAISIN IN THE SUN at Arena Stage, JC SUPERSTAR in Raleigh and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on April 14, 2017 in Scotland

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature A RAISIN IN THE SUN at Arena Stage, JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR in Raleigh, and SCOTTSBORO BOYS in Phoenix, just to name a few. Check out our top features below! (more...)