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Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/22 - MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on June 23, 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 MATILDA, OKLAHOMA, CHICAGO, and more! (more...)
Voice of Love Island and Comedian Iain Stirling Headed Out on UK Tour Voice of Love Island and Comedian Iain Stirling Headed Out on UK Tour
by BWW News Desk on June 22, 2017 in Scotland

The voice of Love Island, host of CelebAbility (both ITV2) and BAFTA-winning comedian Iain Stirling is set to embark on a 30-date tour, following performing a month-long run with brand-new stand-up show U OK HUN? X at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in August. (more...)
X Factor Star Matt Cardle Makes Special Appearance at Two Rewind Festivals X Factor Star Matt Cardle Makes Special Appearance at Two Rewind Festivals
by BWW News Desk on June 22, 2017 in Scotland

X Factor 2010 winner Matt Cardle will make a very special appearance at both Rewind Scotland and Rewind North this summer, joining The Trevor Horn Band during their set at Rewind Scotland at Scone Place in Perthshire on Saturday 22nd July, 2017 and Rewind North at Capesthorne Hall on Saturday 5th August, 2017. (more...)
Caroline Langrishe, Robert Daws, Charlie Brooks, Leon Ockenden, Matthew Cottle & Sara Crowe to Star in HOW THE OTHER HALF LOVES Caroline Langrishe, Robert Daws, Charlie Brooks, Leon Ockenden, Matthew Cottle & Sara Crowe to Star in HOW THE OTHER HALF LOVES
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2017 in Scotland

Direct from a highly celebrated extended season in London's West End, Bill Kenwright's production of Alan Ayckbourn's farcical tale of matrimonial mishaps, How the Other Half Loves will run at Glasgow's Theatre Royal from Monday 18-Saturday 23 September 2017. (more...)
Leo Kearse Will 'Make You Tory' at Edinburgh Fringe This Summer Leo Kearse Will 'Make You Tory' at Edinburgh Fringe This Summer
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2017 in Scotland

Sick of sanctimonious lefties lecturing you about global warming, Jeremy Corbyn and sexism? No? (more...)
Comedy Show KAT BOND: LOO ROLL to Hit Edinburgh Fringe Comedy Show KAT BOND: LOO ROLL to Hit Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2017 in Scotland

Fresh from her triumphant Comedy Award-winning run at this year's VAULT Festival (2017), Kat Bond (star of Channel 4's Comedy Blaps, BBC One's Call the Midwife, Sky's The Greatest of all Time, Sketchorama, Expenses Only for Radio 4; one half of critically acclaimed duo That Pair), debuts her first solo character comedy show Kat Bond: Loo Roll, a joy-filled hour of the most intelligent silliness you'll see at this year's fringe. (more...)
Harriet Braine's TOTAL ECLIPSE OF THE ART Set for Edinburgh Fringe Harriet Braine's TOTAL ECLIPSE OF THE ART Set for Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2017 in Scotland

The 2016 Funny Women Stage Award winner and So You Think You're Funny? finalist of the same year, Harriet Braine, believes that art history delivered through the medium of parody song is the only possible remedy for the broken hearts and minds of a broken world. (more...)
Geoff Norcott's RIGHT-LEANING BUT WELL-MEANING to Play Edinburgh Fringe Geoff Norcott's RIGHT-LEANING BUT WELL-MEANING to Play Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2017 in Scotland

In the divisive political climate of 2017, Conservative and Leave-voting comedian, Geoff Norcott, has spent so long defending his views behind cultural enemy lines he's started wondering, 'What if they're right about the right?' (more...)
One-Woman Show GOBLIN MARKET Set for 59E59, Edinburgh This Summer One-Woman Show GOBLIN MARKET Set for 59E59, Edinburgh This Summer
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2017 in Scotland

A haunting folktale of sisterhood, enchantment, and salvation, Goblin Market is based on the widely popular poem of Christina Rossetti. (more...)
Carmen Lynch to Bring LYNCHED to Edinburgh Fringe Carmen Lynch to Bring LYNCHED to Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2017 in Scotland

Carmen Lynch comes to the Edinburgh Fringe after enjoying a host of high profile television appearances. As well as The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and twice on The Late Show with David Letterman, she has been featured on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Conan, @midnight (Comedy Central), Inside Amy Schumer, and The Good Wife. (more...)
Charly Clive and Ellen Robertson to Bring 'JOHN' to Edinburgh Fringe Charly Clive and Ellen Robertson to Bring 'JOHN' to Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2017 in Scotland

Following on from their sellout debut with Britney, the hit comedy on the unlikely subject of a real-life brain tumour, Charly Clive and Ellen Robertson bring you John: an onstage USA road trip punctuated by documentary footage the pair filmed as overconfident and underprepared 18-year-olds. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A- Eleanor Conway EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A- Eleanor Conway
by Natalie O'Donoghue on June 26, 2017 in Scotland

BWW speaks to comedian Eleanor Conway about her 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe show Walk of Shame. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A- Notflix EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A- Notflix
by Natalie O'Donoghue on June 26, 2017 in Scotland

BWW speaks to Notflix ahead of their run at the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2017: Pick Of The Programme - Theatre EDINBURGH 2017: Pick Of The Programme - Theatre
by Natalie O'Donoghue on June 20, 2017 in Scotland

With hundreds of theatre productions to choose from at the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe, BroadwayWorld reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue has narrowed down her top picks from the theatre section of the programme (more...)
EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A - Man Up EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A - Man Up
by Natalie O'Donoghue on June 26, 2017 in Scotland

BWW speaks to the writers of Man Up ahead of their run at the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. (more...)
BEN VAN DER VELDE - SIDEKICK Headed to Edinburgh This Summer BEN VAN DER VELDE - SIDEKICK Headed to Edinburgh This Summer
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2017 in Scotland

Some people are life's heroes: leading men and women full of swash, buckle and derring-do. Others just hold their jackets. (more...)
Alex Kealy to Bring THE ART OF THE KEAL to Edinburgh Fringe Alex Kealy to Bring THE ART OF THE KEAL to Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2017 in Scotland

Liberal democracy is having a rough old time. Reactionary nationalism is on the rise (except for Scottish Nationalism which is of course progressive and pure in absolutely every way). America - well, its electoral college - has put a vengeful baby in the White House and Britain has chosen this moment to smear a turd on its closest European allies / gloriously take back control (delete as appropriate). (more...)
Abi Roberts to Bring ANGLICHANKA (ENGLISHWOMAN) to Edinburgh Fringe Abi Roberts to Bring ANGLICHANKA (ENGLISHWOMAN) to Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2017 in Scotland

The first UK comic to perform in Russia (in Russian) tells all at Underbelly, Cowgate (White Belly), Edinburgh from 3 - 27 August (not 14) at 6.40pm. (more...)
Dance Base Announces Programme for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Dance Base Announces Programme for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2017 in Scotland

This year, the Dance Base Festival programme is linked by a sense of connection and identity; welcoming 21 shows, from 12 countries, to perform under one roof as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A - Zsa Zsa and Me EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A - Zsa Zsa and Me
by Natalie O'Donoghue on June 26, 2017 in Scotland

BWW speaks to the creators of 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe show Zsa Zsa and Me. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A - The Ghosts Of Moistly Hollow EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A - The Ghosts Of Moistly Hollow
by Natalie O'Donoghue on June 26, 2017 in Scotland

BWW speak to the creators of The Ghosts of Moistly Hollow ahead of their run at the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. (more...)
Poster Unveiled for PENTHOUSE Premiering at Edinburgh Fringe Festival Poster Unveiled for PENTHOUSE Premiering at Edinburgh Fringe Festival
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2017 in Scotland

Artwork (seen left) has been revealed today for Ed Brody's Penthouse, which premieres this August at Edinburgh Fringe. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A - Matt Price EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A - Matt Price
by Natalie O'Donoghue on June 26, 2017 in Scotland

BWW speaks to comedian Matt Price about his 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe show The Weed Fairy (more...)
EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A - Andrew White EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A - Andrew White
by Natalie O'Donoghue on June 26, 2017 in Scotland

BWW speaks to Andrew White about his 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe show It Was Funnier In My Head. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2017: Pick Of The Programme - Musicals EDINBURGH 2017: Pick Of The Programme - Musicals
by Natalie O'Donoghue on June 19, 2017 in Scotland

BroadwayWorld reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue selects her top picks from the musicals section of the Edinburgh Fringe programme. (more...)