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The Alden in McLean Kicks Off 2015-16 Season of Comedy, Dance, Theatre, Magic and MoreThe Alden in McLean Kicks Off 2015-16 Season of Comedy, Dance, Theatre, Magic and More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2015

The Alden in McLean kicks off its next season of national and international touring artists. Professional artists from the worlds of comedy, dance, theatre, music, jugging, children's theatre and more will visit the 383-seat performing arts venue located inside the Beltway and minutes from downtown DC. (more...)

The Royal Shakespeare Company Announces Summer Season, National Tour, BBC PartnershipThe Royal Shakespeare Company Announces Summer Season, National Tour, BBC Partnership
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2014

The Royal Shakespeare Company announces the summer 2015 season. (more...)

Tennessee Shakespeare Company Sets 2015-16 SeasonTennessee Shakespeare Company Sets 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2015

Tennessee Shakespeare Company (TSC), the Mid-South's professional classical theatre, today announced its 2015-16 performance season, which commemorates the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death with a celebration of plays, readings, salons, feasts, and extensive programming for children. (more...)

Theater at Monmouth's Shakespeare in Maine to Tour HENRY VTheater at Monmouth's Shakespeare in Maine to Tour HENRY V
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2015

William Shakespeare's dynamic and relentless history, Henry V, is TAM's Shakespeare in Maine Communities offering for 2015. Henry V will tour for three weeks to schools and community centers across the state and run for one weekend only in Cumston Hall October 16-18. This production is supported in part by the Maine Arts Commission and The Betterment Fund. (more...)

THE FAMOUS VICTORIES OF HENRY V To Transfer to BarbicanTHE FAMOUS VICTORIES OF HENRY V To Transfer to Barbican
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2015

Following its opening in Stratford-upon-Avon, and its tour to school halls and theatre spaces across the country in Summer 2015, The Famous Victories of Henry V comes to the Barbican for one performance only. Directed by Owen Horsley and using Shakespeare's original language, the production condenses the three great plays of Henry IV Parts I & II and Henry V into a 90 minute adventure for 8 - 13 year olds.  (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 11/26/14 - ILLUSIONISTS, Macy's Parade, Turkey Day and More!WAKE UP with BWW 11/26/14 - ILLUSIONISTS, Macy's Parade, Turkey Day and More!
by Jessica Showers - Nov 26, 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 holiday weekend's big news: SOUL DOCTOR comes back to New York, DISENCHANTED! begins, THE ILLUSIONISTS bring magic to Broadway, performers from the Great White Way crowd this year's Thanksgiving Day Parade and more! (more...)

Unicorn Theatre to Stage I'LL EAT YOU LAST: A CHAT WITH SUE MENGERSUnicorn Theatre to Stage I'LL EAT YOU LAST: A CHAT WITH SUE MENGERS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2014

I'll Eat You Last: A Chat with Sue Mengers is a one-woman play about a ground-breaking Hollywood agent. For more than 20 years, Sue Mengers' clients were the biggest names in show business, and her dinner parties were the envy of Hollywood. Now, you're invited into her glamorous Beverly Hills home for an evening of dish, dirty secrets and all the inside showbiz details only Sue can tell you. Warning: This play contains profanity from a hard-drinking, pot-smoking catty Hollywood gossip! Sue had the scoop on all of her "twinkly" clients: Barbra Streisand, Faye Dunaway, Burt Reynolds, Ali MacGraw, Gene Hackman, Cher, Candice Bergen, Ryan O'Neal, Nick Nolte, Mike Nichols, Gore Vidal, Bob Fosse and more! (more...)

RSC to Tour THE FAMOUS VICTORIES OF HENRY VRSC to Tour THE FAMOUS VICTORIES OF HENRY V
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2015

The Royal Shakespeare Company continues its commitment to creating live theatre for young audiences with its First Encounters with Shakespeare production of The Famous Victories of Henry V - a 90 minute adventure condensing the three great plays of Henry IV Parts I and II and Henry V. (more...)

Laurence Olivier's HENRY V, Joss Whedon's 'MUCH ADO' and More Among The Old Globe's Summer 2015 Film ScreeningsLaurence Olivier's HENRY V, Joss Whedon's 'MUCH ADO' and More Among The Old Globe's Summer 2015 Film Screenings
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2015

The Old Globe will throw open its doors for a 2015 Summer Season featuring Shakespeare on stage and in film, continuing its celebration of the Globe's 80th Anniversary and Balboa Park's Centennial. All of San Diego is invited to join us for a series of free Monday night films relating to Shakespeare through the eras to celebrate both the Balboa Park Centennial and the theatre's 80th Anniversary. Globe Artistic Director Barry Edelstein and Beth Accomando, author of the KPBS blog Cinema Junkie, will alternate introducing the films. (more...)

Jim Butz Stars in Shakespeare Festival St. Louis' HENRY IV & HENRY V, Now thru 6/15Jim Butz Stars in Shakespeare Festival St. Louis' HENRY IV & HENRY V, Now thru 6/15
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2014

Jim Butz will play the expansive role of Prince Hal/King Henry V in Shakespeare Festival St. Louis' productions of Henry IV and Henry V, today, May 17 through June 15, at Shakespeare Glen in Forest Park, it was announced today by Rick Dildine, artistic and executive director of Shakespeare Festival St. Louis. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Orlando - Week of 3/08/2015Now Playing Onstage in Orlando - Week of 3/08/2015
by BWW - Mar 8, 2015

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/08/2015 for Orlando (more...)

Circo de Nada to Present HENRY FOUR, 4/3-4Circo de Nada to Present HENRY FOUR, 4/3-4
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2015

Circo de Nada presents a very limited engagement of Henry Four running April 3 and 4, 2015 at Brooklyn Arts Exchange (BAX), located at 421 Fifth Avenue between 7th and 8th Streets in Park Slope. Henry Four is adapted by Amy Driesler and Nick Trotter from William Shakespeare's Henry IV Parts One and Two. All performances will be at 8PM. BAX is easily accessible via the F or G trains to Fourth Avenue or the R train to 9th Street. For more information visit: http://nicktrotter.com/henry-four/ (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Orlando - Week of 3/15/2015Now Playing Onstage in Orlando - Week of 3/15/2015
by BWW - Mar 15, 2015

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/15/2015 for Orlando (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Orlando - Week of 3/01/2015Now Playing Onstage in Orlando - Week of 3/01/2015
by BWW - Mar 1, 2015

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/01/2015 for Orlando (more...)

Judi Dench, Matthew Morrison & More Join Weinstein Company's TULIP FEVERJudi Dench, Matthew Morrison & More Join Weinstein Company's TULIP FEVER
by Movies News Desk - Jun 5, 2014

The ensemble cast of The Weinstein Company's TULIP FEVER continues to grow. (more...)

Lazarus Theatre Company Sets Full Cast, Creative Team for All-Female HENRY VLazarus Theatre Company Sets Full Cast, Creative Team for All-Female HENRY V
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2015

Lazarus Theatre Company announce full cast and creative for all-new, all-female King Henry V which plays at The Union Theatre this summer as part of The Summer of Empire Season.   (more...)

Ed Asner, Marion Ross Join Cast of ABC Family's CHASING LIFEEd Asner, Marion Ross Join Cast of ABC Family's CHASING LIFE
by TV News Desk - Jun 12, 2014

Ed Asner and Marion Ross have joined the cast of the new ABC Family drama CHASING LIFE. (more...)

Judi Dench and Benedict Cumberbatch to Star in Adaptation of RICHARD IIIJudi Dench and Benedict Cumberbatch to Star in Adaptation of RICHARD III
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2014

Benedict Cumberbatch has been trying to get Judi Dench to star alongside him in BBC's upcoming adaptation of Shakespeare's Richard III. He was having some trouble persuading her, but, according to The Telegraph, Dench has finally agreed. (more...)

The Alden in McLean Sets 2015-16 Season of Comedy, Dance, Theatre, Magic and MoreThe Alden in McLean Sets 2015-16 Season of Comedy, Dance, Theatre, Magic and More
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2015

The Alden in McLean announces its upcoming season of national and international touring artists. Professional artists from the worlds of comedy, dance, theatre, music, jugging, children's theatre and more will visit the 383-seat performing arts venue located inside the Beltway and minutes from downtown DC. (more...)

RSC's HENRY V Announces Full Cast, Including Alex HassellRSC's HENRY V Announces Full Cast, Including Alex Hassell
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2015

Gregory Doran, RSC Artistic Director, continues his exploration through Shakespeare's History plays as he directs Henry V, opening in Stratford-upon-Avon, before being broadcast to cinemas and transferring to the Barbican in London.  (more...)

The Kingsmen Shakespeare Festival  Presents ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA in the Fascist 1930s, Now Through 8/3The Kingsmen Shakespeare Festival Presents ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA in the Fascist 1930s, Now Through 8/3
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2014

Shakespeare's classic historical tragedy will be performed at 8 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from July 18 through August 3 in scenic Kingsmen Park at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks. The festival grounds open at 5:30 p.m. for picnicking and pre-show entertainment begins at 6:25 p.m. (more...)

ANTONY & CLEOPATRA Plays Kingsmen Park, Now thru 8/3ANTONY & CLEOPATRA Plays Kingsmen Park, Now thru 8/3
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2014

Shakespeare's classic historical tragedy will be performed at 8 p.m. Todays, Saturdays and Sundays from today, July 18 through August 3 in scenic Kingsmen Park at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks. The festival grounds open at 5:30 p.m. for picnicking and pre-show entertainment begins at 6:25 p.m. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Kingsmen Shakespeare Company's ANTONY & CLEOPATRASTAGE TUBE: First Look at Kingsmen Shakespeare Company's ANTONY & CLEOPATRA
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2014

Shakespeare's classic historical tragedy will be performed at 8 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from today, July 18 through August 3 in scenic Kingsmen Park at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks. The festival grounds open at 5:30 p.m. for picnicking and pre-show entertainment begins at 6:25 p.m. Watch a trailer for this Shakespearean classic here! (more...)

ANTONY & CLEOPATRA to Play Kingsmen Park, 7/18-8/3ANTONY & CLEOPATRA to Play Kingsmen Park, 7/18-8/3
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2014

Shakespeare's classic historical tragedy will be performed at 8 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from July 18 through August 3 in scenic Kingsmen Park at California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks. The festival grounds open at 5:30 p.m. for picnicking and pre-show entertainment begins at 6:25 p.m. (more...)

OTHELLO to Open The Porter's Ninth Season, 2/28OTHELLO to Open The Porter's Ninth Season, 2/28
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2015

OTHELLO kicks off The Porters' ninth season, returning Artistic Director Charles Pasternak to the boards for The Porters for the first time since his award-nominated performance playing King Henry V just one year ago. Since then he has worked with The Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles in The Merchant of Venice, The Shakespeare Festival of St. Louis in Henry IV and Henry V, Indiana Repertory Theatre in The Two Gentlemen of Verona, and The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey in Much Ado About Nothing. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Cincinnati Shakespeare's HENRY VIPhoto Flash: First Look at Cincinnati Shakespeare's HENRY VI
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2016

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company continues its season and multi-year history cycle with 'HENRY VI: The Wars of the Roses, Part 1' by William Shakespeare. This production is directed by CSC Producing Artistic Director, Brian Isaac Phillips. This production features Cincinnati Shakespeare's Resident Ensemble members including Darnell Pierre Benjamin at King Henry VI. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

BWW Review: Len Cariou Speaks The Speeches and Sings The Songs in BROADWAY & THE BARDBWW Review: Len Cariou Speaks The Speeches and Sings The Songs in BROADWAY & THE BARD
by Michael Dale - Feb 9, 2016

The actor combines his talents as a star of both Shakespeare classics and musical theatre. (more...)

RSC's Stratford-Upon-Avon Winter 2015 Artistic Programme to Feature HENRY V, WENDY & PETER PAN and MoreRSC's Stratford-Upon-Avon Winter 2015 Artistic Programme to Feature HENRY V, WENDY & PETER PAN and More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2015

Royal Shakespeare Company has announed its Stratford-Upon Avon winter 2015 artistic program, including making the 600th anniversary of Agincourt and continues Shakespeare's Histories with Gregory Doran's production of Henry V, also screened 'Live from Stratford-upon-Avon' to cinemas and schools, Jonathan Munby's acclaimed production of Ella Hickson's Wendy & Peter Pan returns to the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, two new plays premiere in the Swan Theatre - Hecuba by Marina Carr, directed by Erica Whyman, and Queen Anne by Helen Edmundson, directed by Natalie Abrahami and Congreve's Love for Love - first RSC staging of this glorious Restoration Comedy, directed by Selina Cadell. (more...)

OTHELLO to Open The Porter's Ninth Season, TodayOTHELLO to Open The Porter's Ninth Season, Today
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2015

OTHELLO kicks off The Porters' ninth season, returning Artistic Director Charles Pasternak to the boards for The Porters for the first time since his award-nominated performance playing King Henry V just one year ago. Since then he has worked with The Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles in The Merchant of Venice, The Shakespeare Festival of St. Louis in Henry IV and Henry V, Indiana Repertory Theatre in The Two Gentlemen of Verona, and The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey in Much Ado About Nothing. (more...)

AS YOU LIKE IT, HENRY VI & More Set for Cincinnati Shakespeare's 2015-16 SeasonAS YOU LIKE IT, HENRY VI & More Set for Cincinnati Shakespeare's 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2015

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company has announced its 2015-2016 Season line-up. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Orlando - Week of 2/22/2015Now Playing Onstage in Orlando - Week of 2/22/2015
by BWW - Feb 22, 2015

Upcoming Shows - Week of 2/22/2015 for Orlando (more...)

Orlando Shakespeare Theater to Present HENRY V, 2/18-3/22Orlando Shakespeare Theater to Present HENRY V, 2/18-3/22
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2015

Orlando Shakespeare Theater in Partnership with UCF presents Henry V from February 18 - March 22, 2015 in the Goldman Theater. Under the direction of Artistic Director Jim Helsinger, Shakespeare's history play tells the story of King Henry V of England during the Hundred Years' War. Henry V is part of the Theater's Classic Repertory Series, playing concurrently with To Kill a Mockingbird (January 21 - March 8) and The Merry Wives of Windsor (February 4 - March 7). Tickets to all three productions are available by calling (407) 447-1700 ext. 1, visiting www.orlandoshakes.org, or in person at the Lowndes Shakespeare Center (812 East Rollins Street). (more...)

Orlando Shakespeare Theater Presents HENRY V, Now thru 3/22Orlando Shakespeare Theater Presents HENRY V, Now thru 3/22
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2015

Orlando Shakespeare Theater in Partnership with UCF presents Henry V from tonight, February 18 - March 22, 2015 in the Goldman Theater. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look - HENRY V Opens Tonight at Orlando Shakespeare TheaterPhoto Flash: First Look - HENRY V Opens Tonight at Orlando Shakespeare Theater
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2015

William Shakespeare's Henry V opens tonight, February 18, and continues through March 22, 2015 at Orlando Shakespeare Theatre. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Orlando - Week of 2/15/2015Now Playing Onstage in Orlando - Week of 2/15/2015
by BWW - Feb 15, 2015

Upcoming Shows - Week of 2/15/2015 for Orlando (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 12/9/2015 - Pinkins, McArdle, Broadbent and More!WAKE UP with BWW 12/9/2015 - Pinkins, McArdle, Broadbent and More!
by Jessica Khan - Dec 9, 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: Off-Broadway is packed with opening shows, WICKED welcomes new faces on tour, Jim Broadbent takes on 'Scrooge' and more! (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 12/9/14 - Sting Joins THE LAST SHIP, AUGUST RUSH and More!WAKE UP with BWW 12/9/14 - Sting Joins THE LAST SHIP, AUGUST RUSH and More!
by Jessica Showers - Dec 9, 2014

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: Sting treads the boards tonight in THE LAST SHIP, AUGUST RUSH comes to NYC, BLITHE SPIRIT kicks off its tour in LA, DINER begins in D.C. and more! (more...)

Photo Flashback: A Fond Farewell to Those We Lost in 2015Photo Flashback: A Fond Farewell to Those We Lost in 2015
by Walter McBride - Dec 31, 2015

Below, BroadwayWorld sends a fond farewell to those who passed away in 2015. (more...)

The Rogue and Peasant Players to Stage HENRY V at Access TheaterThe Rogue and Peasant Players to Stage HENRY V at Access Theater
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2015

THE ROGUE AND PEASANT PLAYERS (Malka Wallick, Artistic Director) is proud to present William Shakespeare's HENRY V. This raw and visceral production (directed by Kelly Monroe Johnston) will focus on language to evoke the imagination and story.  Performances begin on January 28 at the Access Theater (380 Broadway, New York, NY 10013).  (more...)

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company to Continue Season with HENRY VICincinnati Shakespeare Company to Continue Season with HENRY VI
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2015

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company continues its season and multi-year history cycle with "Henry VI: The Wars of the Roses, Part 1" by William Shakespeare.  This production is directed by CSC Producing Artistic Director, Brian Isaac Phillips.  This production features Cincinnati Shakespeare's Resident Ensemble members including Darnell Pierre Benjamin at King Henry VI.  The History Cycle sponsor is Osborn, Rohs, Williams & Donohoe, LLC.  The costume design sponsors are Vantiv and Dave Herche & Wendy Thursby. (more...)

Photo Flash: Remembering Tony Winner Patricia ElliottPhoto Flash: Remembering Tony Winner Patricia Elliott
by Walter McBride - Dec 22, 2015

As BroadwayWorld reported yesterday, Patricia Elliott, who won a Tony Award for her Broadway debut in A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC, has passed away. Her niece, Sally Fay, said Elliott died of cancer on Sunday, December 20 at her home in Manhattan. She was 77. (more...)

A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC Tony Winner Patricia Elliott Dies at 77A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC Tony Winner Patricia Elliott Dies at 77
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2015

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that Patricia Elliott, who won a Tony Award for her Broadway debut in A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC, has passed away. (more...)

The Alden in McLean Sets Winter-Spring SeasonThe Alden in McLean Sets Winter-Spring Season
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2015

The Alden in McLean announces its winter-spring 2016 season offerings of national and international touring artists. Professional artists from the worlds of comedy, dance, theatre, music, magic, children's theatre and more will visit the 383-seat performing arts venue located inside the Beltway and minutes from downtown DC. Tickets for all season performances are on sale online at the Alden's website www.aldentheatre.org and by phone through OvationTix at 1-866-811-4111. The Alden is located at 1234 Ingleside Avenue, inside the McLean Community Center.  (more...)

Orlando Shakespeare Theater to Present HENRY V in 2015Orlando Shakespeare Theater to Present HENRY V in 2015
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2014

Orlando Shakespeare Theater in Partnership with UCF presents Henry V from February 18 - March 22, 2015 in the Goldman Theater. Under the direction of Artistic Director Jim Helsinger, Shakespeare's history play tells the story of King Henry V of England during the Hundred Years' War. (more...)

Dame Judi Dench Joins Cast of BBC Two's RICHARD III Shakespeare AdaptationDame Judi Dench Joins Cast of BBC Two's RICHARD III Shakespeare Adaptation
by TV News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

Dame Judi Dench has signed on to BBC Two's filmed adaptations of classic Shakespearean plays, including Richard III and Henry VI. (more...)

Chautauqua Theater Company to Close Season with Shakespeare's HENRY VChautauqua Theater Company to Close Season with Shakespeare's HENRY V
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2015

Chautauqua Theater Company (CTC), under the leadership of Artistic Director Vivienne Benesch and Managing Director Sarah Clare Corporandy, presents William Shakespeare's Henry V from August 14 through August 21 on the Bratton Stage. (more...)

OLIVIERS 2014: Preview - Best ActorOLIVIERS 2014: Preview - Best Actor
by Carrie Dunn - Apr 8, 2014

Nominees are Jude Law (Henry V, Noel Coward Theatre), Tom Hiddleston (Coriolanus, Donmar Warehouse), Rory Kinnear (Iago in Othello, National Theatre) and Henry Goodman (Arturo Ui in The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui, Duchess Theatre). (more...)

Circo de Nada Presents HENRY FOUR This WeekendCirco de Nada Presents HENRY FOUR This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2015

Circo de Nada presents a very limited engagement of Henry Four running this weekend, April 3 and 4, 2015 at Brooklyn Arts Exchange (BAX), located at 421 Fifth Avenue between 7th and 8th Streets in Park Slope. (more...)

RSC's First Encounters with Shakespeare to Present Stripped Down HENRY V, June 2015RSC's First Encounters with Shakespeare to Present Stripped Down HENRY V, June 2015
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2015

The Royal Shakespeare Company continues its commitment to creating live theatre for young audiences with its First Encounters with Shakespeare production of The Famous Victories of Henry V - a 90 minute adventure condensing the three great plays of Henry IV Parts I and II and Henry V. (more...)

RSC to Release Music and Speeches from Gregory Doran's HENRY IV Parts I & II on CD, iTunes, April 17RSC to Release Music and Speeches from Gregory Doran's HENRY IV Parts I & II on CD, iTunes, April 17
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

The RSC is releasing a selection of music and speeches from Gregory Doran's productions of Henry IV parts I and II on a new CD and for download from iTunes. The recording is the second in the ongoing series which continues the ambition to capture the specially commissioned music composed for RSC productions of all Shakespeare's plays, as the Company works its way through the canon over the next six years. (more...)

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