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BETRAYAL originally premiered at London's National Theatre in 1978 and was immediately hailed as one of Pinter's masterworks, winning the 1979 Olivier Award for Best New Play. Emma is married to Robert, a publisher, but she has long had an affair with Jerry, a literary agent and Robert's best friend; as, in a brilliant device, time is regained, so the full complexity of their relationships comes to light.


Kumu Kahua Theatre to Hold 6/13 Workshop to Prep for 6/20-21 JOKER AuditionsKumu Kahua Theatre to Hold 6/13 Workshop to Prep for 6/20-21 JOKER Auditions
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2015

Open auditions will be held to cast the 45th season opening show Joker, by Yilong Liu. The show will be directed by Wil Kahele and runs August 27 - September 27, 2015. (more...)

Peter Eyre Replaces Paul Jesson as 'Cardinal Wolsey' in WOLF HALL: PARTS 1 & 2Peter Eyre Replaces Paul Jesson as 'Cardinal Wolsey' in WOLF HALL: PARTS 1 & 2
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2015

Broadway veteran Peter Eyre steps into papal shoes of Cardinal Wolsey in the eight-time Tony Nominated production of Wolf Hall: Parts 1 & 2. (more...)

HBO to Premiere New Season of TRUE DETECTIVE, 6/21HBO to Premiere New Season of TRUE DETECTIVE, 6/21
by TV News Desk - Jun 9, 2015

A bizarre murder brings together three law-enforcement officers and a career criminal, each of whom must navigate a web of conspiracy and Betrayal in the scorched landscapes of California when TRUE DETECTIVE returns (more...)

THE FRIDA KAHLO OF PENGE WEST Coming to Edinburgh FringeTHE FRIDA KAHLO OF PENGE WEST Coming to Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2015

From the acclaimed comic mind of Chris Larner (Fringe First winner An Instinct for Kindness, Decomposed, On the Island of Aars and The Translucent Frogs of Quuup), comes a brand new show: the all-girl, all-eyebrows hit comedy THE FRIDA KAHLO OF PENGE WEST.  At the Edinburgh Fringe following two sell-out London seasons, at the Rosemary Branch Theatre in Islington and the Bridge House Theatre in… Penge. (more...)

Michael Esper Joins Cast of NBC's Jennifer Lopez Police Drama SHADES OF BLUEMichael Esper Joins Cast of NBC's Jennifer Lopez Police Drama SHADES OF BLUE
by TV News Desk - Jun 8, 2015

According to Deadline, Broadway vet Michael Esper has signed on for NBC's new cop drama SHADES OF BLUE, starring Jennifer Lopez. (more...)

WOLF HALL: PARTS 1 & 2 End Limited Broadway Engagements This WeekendWOLF HALL: PARTS 1 & 2 End Limited Broadway Engagements This Weekend
by Tyler Peterson - Jun 29, 2015

The Broadway runs of WOLF HALL: PARTS 1 & 2's will officially come to an end this weekend. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Maybe Tomorrow' Episode of HBO's TRUE DETECTIVEVIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Maybe Tomorrow' Episode of HBO's TRUE DETECTIVE
by - Jun 29, 2015

Below, get a sneak peek at next week's episode of HBO's TRUE DETECTIVE. The show airs on Sunday nights at 9PM on HBO. (more...)

Broadway's THE VISIT Cast Recording Out Digitally Tomorrow; CD Gets 7/10 ReleaseBroadway's THE VISIT Cast Recording Out Digitally Tomorrow; CD Gets 7/10 Release
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2015

Broadway Records announced today the official digital download release of The Visit available tomorrow, June 30th. (more...)

Scoop: WAYWARD PINES on FOX - Thursday, July 2, 2015Scoop: WAYWARD PINES on FOX - Thursday, July 2, 2015
by - Jun 29, 2015

Get all the scoop on WAYWARD PINES, airing on FOX on Thursday, July 2, 2015! (more...)

BWW Review: THE TASTE TEST Now at the Just Off Broadway TheatreBWW Review: THE TASTE TEST Now at the Just Off Broadway Theatre
by Steve Wilson - Jun 26, 2015

The Taste Test by Kansas City playwright Frank Higgins is currently playing at the Just Off Broadway Theatre in Kansas City. The Taste Test is a Phoenix KC Theatre production in partnership with KC MeltingPot Theatre. Warren Deckert is director and designer for the play, which closes June 27. (more...)

Joely Richardson to Lead Trevor Nunn's THE WARS OF THE ROSES at Kingston This AutumnJoely Richardson to Lead Trevor Nunn's THE WARS OF THE ROSES at Kingston This Autumn
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2015

According to the Daily Mail, Joely Richardson will portray Shakespeare's heroine 'Margaret of Anjou' in THE WARS OF THE ROSES, helmed by Trevor Nunn at the Rose Theatre, Kingston, beginning in September. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look - 'Night Finds You' Episode of HBO's TRUE DETECTIVEPhoto Flash: First Look - 'Night Finds You' Episode of HBO's TRUE DETECTIVE
by TV News Desk - Jun 25, 2015

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SUPERGIRL, BIG BANG & More Head to CBS Comic Con Panels!SUPERGIRL, BIG BANG & More Head to CBS Comic Con Panels!
by TV News Desk - Jun 24, 2015

Comic-Con® 2015 will feature the most CBS show panels ever! SUPERGIRL, LIMITLESS, ZOO and EXTANT will make their San Diego debuts (more...)

Artist Marc Rubin Featured on Next METROCOCUS on THIRTEENArtist Marc Rubin Featured on Next METROCOCUS on THIRTEEN
by TV News Desk - Jun 24, 2015

The next edition of the award-winning series MetroFocus premieres in the New York metro area on today, June 25 at 7 p.m. on WLIW21, 8:30 p.m. on THIRTEEN and 10:30 p.m. on NJTV. (more...)

Factory Theatre Announces 2015-16 SeasonFactory Theatre Announces 2015-16 Season
by Alan Henry - Jun 24, 2015

Factory Artistic Director Nina Lee Aquino has invited five outstanding directors and champions of Canadian theatre to engage Toronto audiences with new, bold interpretations of six classic Canadian plays, stripped down to their most striking elements. Text, actors, audience - these are the fundamental building blocks for each production that will showcase the directors' visions for these Canadian classics, which should and must be experienced again. (more...)

WAYWARD PINES Returns to FOX Tomorrow; Check Out Sneak PeekWAYWARD PINES Returns to FOX Tomorrow; Check Out Sneak Peek
by TV News Desk - Jun 24, 2015

As the intense, psychological thriller heads into its five remaining episodes, beginning tomorrow, Thursday, June 25 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX, events will take place that will rock the very foundation of WAYWARD PINES. (more...)

HOLD THESE TRUTHS Opens Next Month at ACTHOLD THESE TRUTHS Opens Next Month at ACT
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2015

Inspired by the true story of University of Washington student Gordon Hirabayashi, Hold These Truths follows Gordon during the U.S. Government's decision to forcibly remove and incarcerate people of Japanese ancestry during World War II. (more...)

In Performance Video: WOLF HALL's Ben Miles and Nathaniel ParkerIn Performance Video: WOLF HALL's Ben Miles and Nathaniel Parker
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2015

This week's New York Times In Performance video features a scene from Part 1 of WOLF HALL (more...)

Fresh Fruit Festival & More Coming Up at The Wild Project Next MonthFresh Fruit Festival & More Coming Up at The Wild Project Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2015

The wild project just announced its current and upcoming events and performances. Scroll down for details! (more...)

New English Ballet Theatre Coming to St James TheatreNew English Ballet Theatre Coming to St James Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2015

NEW ENGLISH BALLET THEATRE and guests will present four special performances at the St James Theatre in London during August to raise funds for the Nepal earthquake relief effort. DANCING FOR NEPAL will see New English Ballet Theatre and friends perform a varied and exciting programme that will consist of four works in NEBT's touring repertoire, a brand new pas de deux, and two performances by guest artists. NEBT will perform Tangents, choreographed by former Dutch National Ballet dancer Daniela Cardim Fonteyne, Orbital Motion, choreographed by the Royal Ballet's Valentino Zucchetti, Toca by Royal Ballet's Erico Montes and Mad Women by Royal Ballet's Kristen McNally. (more...)

bergenPAC Performing Arts School to Present AIDA 7/31-8/2bergenPAC Performing Arts School to Present AIDA 7/31-8/2
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2015

bergenPAC Performing Arts School presents through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI) the summer musical, Elton John and Tim Rice's AIDA located on the bergenPAC main stage at 30 N Van Brunt St in Englewood, NJ. Performance dates are Friday July 31, 2015 at 8PM, Saturday, August 1, 2015 at 8PM, and Sunday, August 2, 2015 at 3PM. Purchase tickets at www.ticketmaster.com or Box Office at 201.227.1030. (more...)

Author, Priest Releases CHIDERAAAuthor, Priest Releases CHIDERAA
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2015

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VIDEO: Go Behind-the-Scenes of New Season of TRUE DETECTIVEVIDEO: Go Behind-the-Scenes of New Season of TRUE DETECTIVE
by TV News Desk - Jun 22, 2015

Below, get a behind the scenes look at the new season of TRUE DETECTIVE. (more...)

The Glimmerglass Festival Announces 2016 Season - LA BOHEME, SWEENEY TODD and More!The Glimmerglass Festival Announces 2016 Season - LA BOHEME, SWEENEY TODD and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2015

The Glimmerglass Festival, Central New York's opera and musical theater company, has announced its 2016 season. (more...)

2016 Glimmerglass Festival to Feature THE CRUCIBLE, SWEENEY TODD & More2016 Glimmerglass Festival to Feature THE CRUCIBLE, SWEENEY TODD & More
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2015

The Glimmerglass Festival, Central New York's opera and musical theater company, has announced its 2016 season. (more...)

BWW Reviews: PACK OF LIES at Hillcrest Center For The ArtsBWW Reviews: PACK OF LIES at Hillcrest Center For The Arts
by Cary Ginell - Jun 21, 2015

In their 1962 Cold War song, 'The John Birch Society,' the Chad Mitchell Trio sings, 'You cannot trust your neighbor or even next of kin / If Mommy is a Commie then you gotta turn her in.' This suggests the dilemma faced by a suburban English family in Pack of Lies, Hugh Whitemore's 1983 drama of deceit and Betrayal, which closes this weekend at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts. Panic! Productions has assembled a first rate cast in presenting the tension-filled story concerning the members of the Jackson family, who reluctantly allow their home to be taken over as a stakeout by an investigator from Scotland Yard, who is suspicious of the activities of the Krogers, their best friends who live across the street. (more...)

THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: June 13-19THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: June 13-19
by BWW Special Coverage - Jun 19, 2015

Been watching Bombshell in Concert videos all week? Still listening to Sydney Lucas singing 'Ring of Keys'? Didn't have time check in on all of the latest Broadway news? Well don't worry BroadwayWorld has rounded up some of the biggest stories from this week from Broadway and beyond with BroadwayWorld's 'This Week in Pictures.' (more...)

Multimedia, Site-Specific Art Event INTER-ACTIONS Comes to FPTC, 7/18-19Multimedia, Site-Specific Art Event INTER-ACTIONS Comes to FPTC, 7/18-19
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2015

INTER-ACTIONS: Performance Art x Art That Performs; presented by Fort Point Theatre Channel. (more...)

New Musical CRUSH, Starring Sara Crowe & Rosemary Ashe, to Premiere at Belgrade Theatre CoventryNew Musical CRUSH, Starring Sara Crowe & Rosemary Ashe, to Premiere at Belgrade Theatre Coventry
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2015

Belgrade Theatre Coventry and Big Broad Productions present CRUSH, the brand new musical, which will premiere at Belgrade Theatre Coventry running from Friday 4 to Saturday 19 September 2015.   CRUSH will then run at Theatre Royal Brighton (22-26 September) and Richmond Theatre (29 September-3 October).  (more...)

CBS to Present Back-to-Back Blockbuster Panels at 2015 Comic ConCBS to Present Back-to-Back Blockbuster Panels at 2015 Comic Con
by TV News Desk - Jun 18, 2015

CBS Television Studios invites you to envision a life without limits, to imagine a world taken over by violent animals, to trust the future of mankind in the hands of one woman (Halle Berry!), to join Team Scorpion and to catch up with life under the dome at Comic-Con 2015 (more...)

The Gamm Receives NEA GrantThe Gamm Receives NEA Grant
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2015

The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre (The Gamm) has received the prestigious $25,000 Shakespeare in American Communities grant to perform its Season 31 production of The Winter's Tale (April 21- May 29, 2016) for at least 10 area middle and high schools. The award will also pay for accompanying educational activities including in-school residencies, workshops, and post-performance discussions. This is The Gamm's second Shakespeare in American Communities award, having received the same grant to support education efforts surrounding its 2014 production of Macbeth. (more...)

BWW Reviews: ARE YOU THERE GOD? IT'S ME, KAREN CARPENTERBWW Reviews: ARE YOU THERE GOD? IT'S ME, KAREN CARPENTER
by John James DeWitt - Jun 17, 2015

Playwright Dane Whitlock is quite fond of popular culture to the point of obsession (nay, mania!), having created shows like LITTLE HOUSE ON THE PRAIRIE-OKE and I TOTALLY KNOW WHAT YOU DID LAST DONNA SUMMER. The names alone hint at the delightfully demented Cuisinart intellect behind StageRight's current Seattle premiere, ARE YOU THERE GOD? IT'S ME, KAREN CARPENTER. (more...)

No Strings Theatre Extends ARABIAN NIGHTS thru June 28No Strings Theatre Extends ARABIAN NIGHTS thru June 28
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2015

'Arabian Nights,' adapted by Dominic Cooke and directed by Karen Caroe, runs through June 28 at the Black Box Theatre, 430 N Downtown Mall in Las Cruces. (more...)

Alison Bell and Nathan O'Keefe to Lead State Theatre Company's BETRAYAL, July 24-Aug 15Alison Bell and Nathan O'Keefe to Lead State Theatre Company's BETRAYAL, July 24-Aug 15
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2015

Harold Pinter, winner of the 2005 Nobel Prize for Literature, is famous for probing the darker sides of human emotion. His play Betrayal is considered one of his late masterpieces. Bringing together the creative team and the stars of State Theatre Company's Helpmann Award nominated Hedda Gabler, this production, directed by Artistic Director Geordie Brookman, is set to be one of the highlights of the 2015 theatrical calendar. (more...)

Stageworks to Present June Readings of Guirgis' Works Leading Up to THE MOTHERF**KER WITH THE HAT Next MonthStageworks to Present June Readings of Guirgis' Works Leading Up to THE MOTHERF**KER WITH THE HAT Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2015

Stageworks Theatre is revving its engines for what is sure to be a summer to remember in the Channel District with the works of Pulitzer Prize-winning dramatist Stephen Adly Guirgis, whose play, The Mother****er With the Hat, will run July 9-26 after, which recently had a successful run in London by a local theatre company. (more...)

Silent Theatre to Stage THE DUELING GENTLEMEN at Athenaeum Theatre, 8/9-9/20Silent Theatre to Stage THE DUELING GENTLEMEN at Athenaeum Theatre, 8/9-9/20
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2015

Silent Theatre Company presents The Dueling Gentlemen, created by the Silent Theatre Company ensemble member Marvin Eduardo Quijada, August 9 through September 20, 2015. (more...)

WOLF HALL Partnering with Shakespeare Society for Reading at Players Club TomorrowWOLF HALL Partnering with Shakespeare Society for Reading at Players Club Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2015

Members of the Broadway company of WOLF HALL will partner with the Shakespeare Society for a reading and discussion at the Players Club tomorrow, June 16th at 7pm. (more...)

Mother Falcon's New Video 'Kid' Out Today w/ NPRMother Falcon's New Video 'Kid' Out Today w/ NPR
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2015

Austin-based indie orchestra Mother Falcon reveal their new video “Kid” today on NPR here. Directed by the band's own Tamir Kalifa (more...)

Karen Pittman, Michael Cullen & More to Star in KING LIZ at Second Stage UptownKaren Pittman, Michael Cullen & More to Star in KING LIZ at Second Stage Uptown
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2015

Second Stage Theatre  continues the 2015 Uptown Series with the World Premiere of KING LIZ, written by Fernanda Coppel (Chimichangas and Zoloft) and directed by Lisa Peterson.  KING LIZ will feature MICHAEL CULLEN, JEREMIE HARRIS, RUSSELL G. JONES, CAROLINE LAGERFELT, IRENE SOFIA LUCIO, and KAREN PITTMAN.  Previews begin Monday, July 13th and opening night is Monday, July 27th. (more...)

La Jolla Playhouse Announces Over 20 Events as Part of 2015 Without Walls FestivalLa Jolla Playhouse Announces Over 20 Events as Part of 2015 Without Walls Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2015

?La Jolla Playhouse, nationally-renowned for its commitment to the development of new work and new theatrical forms, is pleased to announce the projects and collaborators for its second Without Walls (WoW) Festival taking place October 9 - 11. (more...)

Casey Bee Weidenfeld Releases THE GOLDEN FLARESCasey Bee Weidenfeld Releases THE GOLDEN FLARES
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2015

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BWW Flashback: Final Kander & Ebb Musical THE VISIT Concludes Broadway Run TodayBWW Flashback: Final Kander & Ebb Musical THE VISIT Concludes Broadway Run Today
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2015

The original Broadway version of Kander and Ebb's Tony-nominated musical THE VISIT closes today, June 14, 2015. The Visit began performances at the Lyceum Theatre (149 West 45th Street) on Thursday, March 26 and officially opened on Thursday, April 23. Below, take a look back at the show's journey to Broadway! (more...)

Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 6/12; 'Phenomenal' JC SUPERSTAR in KC, RED in St. Petersburg and More!Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 6/12; 'Phenomenal' JC SUPERSTAR in KC, RED in St. Petersburg and More!
by BWW Special Coverage - Jun 12, 2015

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Washington DC, St. Petersburg, Adelaide, and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include an 'astonding' SCIENCE AND SOULMATES in DC, a 'phenomenal' JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR in Kansas City, and full coverage of the Adelaide Cabaret Festival, just to name a few. (more...)

Young Vic's Acclaimed Revival of A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE Will Bow on Broadway This FallYoung Vic's Acclaimed Revival of A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE Will Bow on Broadway This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2015

Direct from two completely sold-out engagements in London, producers Scott Rudin and Lincoln Center Theater will bring the Young Vic's critically-acclaimed production of Arthur Miller's A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE to Broadway this fall.  The production, which swept the 2015 Olivier Awards — winning for Best Revival, Best Director, and Best Actor (Mark Strong) —will begin previews Wednesday evening, October 21 and open on Thursday, November 12 at the Lyceum Theatre, 149 West 45 Street.  A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE will play an 18-week limited engagement through Sunday, February 21, 2016. (more...)

Water Works Fundraiser Moves to the Royal Oak Farmers Market, 6/19Water Works Fundraiser Moves to the Royal Oak Farmers Market, 6/19
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2015

Water Works Theatre Company has announced a change in venue for its annual fundraiser event. Previously scheduled for the Milking It Productions Brewery, Ale's Wellwill now take place at the Royal Oak Farmers Market on Friday, June 19 beginning at 6:30pm. (more...)

BWW Interviews: MARY JANE SCHAEFERBWW Interviews: MARY JANE SCHAEFER
by Sherry Shameer Cohen - Jun 11, 2015

Actress and playwright Mary Jane Schaefer explores the relationship between Zelda and Scott Fitzgerald in her play, Scott and Zelda: Happy Forever, which was performed at the Theatre Artists Workshop in Norwalk in June. Schaefer is best known for her work in Shakespeare. She performed with Shakespeare On The Sound and has written two parts of a trilogy on the Bard -- Shakespeare Rising and Judith Shakespeare Has Her Say. (more...)

Kumu Kahua Theatre to Announce Season at Kaka'ako AgoraKumu Kahua Theatre to Announce Season at Kaka'ako Agora
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2015

Once again, Kumu Kahua Theatre will partner with Interisland Terminal and publically announce its upcoming season at Kakaako Agora.  (more...)

Trevor Nunn to Stage THE WARS OF THE ROSES at Rose Theatre KingstonTrevor Nunn to Stage THE WARS OF THE ROSES at Rose Theatre Kingston
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2015

Rose Theatre Kingston today announces its most ambitious project to date - this autumn the Rose stage will be transformed into a battlefield for The Wars of the Roses, a gripping adaptation of four of Shakespeare's history plays, directed by Trevor Nunn. The productions will play in rep from 16 September until 31 October, with press performances for all three plays on 3 October. (more...)

Breaking News: Gabriel Ebert, Matt Ryan and Judith Light Join Keira Knightley in Roundabout's THERESE RAQUINBreaking News: Gabriel Ebert, Matt Ryan and Judith Light Join Keira Knightley in Roundabout's THERESE RAQUIN
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2015

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director) has just announced that  Keira Knightley (Therese) will be joined by Gabriel Ebert (Camille), Matt Ryan (Laurent) and Judith Light (Madame Raquin) in a striking new adaptation of Therese Raquin by Helen Edmundson, based upon the novel by Emile Zola, directed by Evan Cabnet.  (more...)

'Dawson's Creek' and 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' Join ABC Familys Weekday Lineup'Dawson's Creek' and 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' Join ABC Familys Weekday Lineup
by TV News Desk - Jun 10, 2015

What do an aspiring filmmaker and a vampire slayer have in common? Not only are they two teens trying to navigate their way in the world, but both are making their ABC Family debut on Monday, June 22nd, 2015  at 12:00PM ET/PT and 5:00PM ET/PT, respectively. (more...)

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