Lord of the Dance on Tour


ROCKIN' ROAD TO DUBLIN Comes to Victoria Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2016

The new generation of Irish rock and dance began tonight when ROCKIN' ROAD TO DUBLIN inaugurated its 60-city tour at the McGregor Hall Performing Arts Center in Henderson, NC.  On Sept. 29, the show will be performed at the Victoria Theater in Dayton OH, announce the creators and executive producers, Celtic rocker Chris Smith and Irish Dance World Champion Scott Doherty. (more...)

ROCKIN' ROAD TO DUBLIN Comes to Victoria Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2016

The new generation of Irish rock and dance began tonight when ROCKIN' ROAD TO DUBLIN inaugurated its 60-city tour at the McGregor Hall Performing Arts Center in Henderson, NC.  On Sept. 29, the show will be performed at the Victoria Theater in Dayton OH, announce the creators and executive producers, Celtic rocker Chris Smith and Irish Dance World Champion Scott Doherty. (more...)

Cast Announced for World Premiere of Rock Musical 27
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2016

Directed by world renowned director/choreographer Arlene Phillips,"27" is an intoxicating modern fable of our time, a dark interpretation of one of humanity's oldest stories. It has music, book and lyrics and is co-directed by Sam Cassidy. (more...)

THE ILLUSIONISTS to Launch Broadway in Orlando Series; Tickets on Sale Friday
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2016

On the heels of a highly successful multi-city tour and run on Broadway, the world's best-selling touring magic show, The Illusionists - Live from Broadway will play the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in the Walt Disney Theater from October 4 - 9, 2016 as part of its current North American tour to more than 50 cities. (more...)

UK Tour Marks 20th Anniversary Celebration Of Lord Of The Dance
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2016

Michael Flatley's spectacular Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games returns to the UK early next year, hot on the heels of a successful World Tour. (more...)

Now A Folsom Tradition AN IRISH CHRISTMAS Returns for Three Performances
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2016

As seen on PBS- and on Stage One of the Harris Center, where the show has become an established part of the holiday season in Folsom-An Irish Christmas returns for three shows November 25 & 26.  This celebration of Christmas in Ireland offers superb music-making, an award-winning cast of Irish dancers and a night that sparkles with life, dance and the singing of Christmas carols. '...Magical... glorious Irish music... electric... remarkable... pure joy... a great Irish night! - ...The capacity crowd...nearly brought the house down at the end of the evening!' (The Irish Herald). (more...)

THE ILLUSIONISTS – LIVE FROM BROADWAY Comes to Memphis This February
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

On the heels of a highly successful multi-city tour and run on Broadway, the world's best-selling touring magic show, THE ILLUSIONISTS - LIVE FROM BROADWAY (www.theillusionistslive.com), will play the Orpheum Theatre in Memphis February 10-12 as part of its current North American tour to more than 50 cities. (more...)

Now A Folsom Tradition AN IRISH CHRISTMAS Returns for Three Performances
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2016

As seen on PBS- and on Stage One of the Harris Center, where the show has become an established part of the holiday season in Folsom-An Irish Christmas returns for three shows November 25 & 26.  This celebration of Christmas in Ireland offers superb music-making, an award-winning cast of Irish dancers and a night that sparkles with life, dance and the singing of Christmas carols. '...Magical... glorious Irish music... electric... remarkable... pure joy... a great Irish night! - ...The capacity crowd...nearly brought the house down at the end of the evening!' (The Irish Herald). (more...)

THE ILLUSIONISTS Comes to Milwaukee
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

On the heels of a highly successful multi-city tour and run on Broadway, the world's best-selling touring magic show, THE ILLUSIONISTS - LIVE FROM BROADWAY (www.theillusionistslive.com), will play the Marcus Center in Milwaukee on February 14-19 as part of its current North American tour to more than 50 cities. (more...)

Oakland Christmas Revels Presents A REVELS CHRISTMAS IN WALES
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2016

Oakland's beloved Christmas Revels travels to 1920's Wales and the childhood village of the great Welsh poet Dylan Thomas this holiday season with A Revels Christmas In Wales. Performances run from December 9 - 11 and 16 - 18 at the Scottish Rite Theater in Oakland.  Show days and times are Fridays at 8:00 PM, Saturdays and Sundays at 1:00 PM and 5:00 PM.  Tickets are priced at $60, $45, $35 and $20.  All patrons under 25 and groups of 10+ are priced at $45, $30, $20, and $10.  For more information visit http://californiarevels.org/or call 510-452-9334. (more...)

There Are Lots of Special Shows Coming up at WBT This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2016

WBT has announced its lineup of shows for the upcoming winter season. See a full schedule below. For tickets, call 914-059-2222 or visit: www.BroadwayTheatre.com.  (more...)

CIRCUS 1903 to Make U.S. Debut in Los Angeles This Winter; Tour to Follow!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2016

Producers Simon Painter, Tim Lawson, and MagicSpace Entertainment are delighted to announce that Circus 1903 will make its United States debut for a limited engagement starting February 14th, 2017 at the Pantages Theater in Los Angeles. From there the show will tour to major cities including Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Denver and New York City. (more...)

Sonoran Desert Chorale to Present DESERT VOICES OF CHRISTMAS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2016

At this most beautiful season of the year, music connects us to feelings of hope and joy and an appreciation of the miraculous.  The Chorale translates those feelings into song accompanied by brass, percussion, and two of the mightiest organs in the Valley.  Continuing with our exploration of the music of Ireland and the British Isles, we sing many pieces steeped in this tradition.  Musical styles range from medieval to contemporary, offering lush melodies - familiar and new, with beautiful lyrics presented by a rich blend of 60 voices. (more...)


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BWW Interview: SOMETHING ROTTEN!'s Coming to Nebraska with Nebraska Natives!
by Christine Swerczek - May 3, 2017

SOMETHING ROTTEN!'s heading to Omaha and someone local along with it. Actually, there are two "local" actors in this wonderfully silly, delightful Tony-nominated hit. One is Daniel Beeman from Bellevue, Nebraska. Daniel is a 2011 graduate of Bellevue West High School and is traveling in his national touring debut as chorus member and understudy for the character of Shakespeare, played by Broadway favorite Adam Pascal. I called Daniel and questioned him a bit about his new career and the show. (more...)

Majestic Theater Announces New 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

Gettysburg College's Majestic Theater hopes to "rock your world" of entertainment with its 2017-2018 Celebrity Season. "Every year I try to book a line-up of shows featuring popular headliners, as well as introducing the stars of tomorrow," said Jeffrey W. Gabel, the Majestic's Founding Executive Director. (more...)

CIRCUS 1903 to Bring 'The Golden Age of Circus' to Boston Next Spring
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2017

In a world premiere event, the producers of the world's biggest magic show, The Illusionists, have teamed up with the award-winning puppeteers from War Horse, to present a thrilling turn-of-the-century circus spectacular. CIRCUS 1903 -The Golden Age of Circus has all the thrill and daredevil entertainment one would expect from the circus, with an exciting new twist. CIRCUS 1903 -The Golden Age of Circus will play a one- week engagement at the Boch Center Wang Theatre, March 8-12, 2017.   (more...)

Anniversary Celebration of LORD OF THE DANCE Heads to Bristol During New Tour
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2017

Michael Flatley's spectacular Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games returns to the UK early next year, hot on the heels of a successful World Tour - and the dance spectacular is coming to Bristol as part of a major new national tour. (more...)

BWW's On This Day - March 13, 2017
by - Mar 13, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on March 13 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Arlene Phillips Helms New British Rock Musical 27 at Cockpit Theatre
by Marianka Swain - Jun 20, 2016

Director/choreographer Arlene Phillips is to helm the world premiere of new British rock musical, written and co-directed by Sam Cassidy. The show runs 8 September-22 October at London's Cockpit Theatre, with press night on 12 September. (more...)

Ruth Eckerd Hall Announces 2017-18 ADULTS AT LEISURE Series
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2017

Ruth Eckerd Hall announces the Adults At Leisure Series for the 2017-18 season, which includes returning favorites Blue Suede Shoes (The Premier Elvis Birthday Bash), 110 Years of Broadway and the Hitmen In Concert as well as several shows making their debut, including 3 Redneck Tenors, The Modern Gentlemen, One Night In Memphis and more. (more...)

THE ILLUSIONISTS to Launch Broadway in Orlando Series; Tickets on Sale Friday
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2016

On the heels of a highly successful multi-city tour and run on Broadway, the world's best-selling touring magic show, The Illusionists - Live from Broadway will play the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in the Walt Disney Theater from October 4 - 9, 2016 as part of its current North American tour to more than 50 cities. (more...)

ROCKIN ROAD TO DUBLIN Announces 16/17 National Tour
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2016

The producers of ROCKIN' ROAD TO DUBLIN, the new sensation Irish Dance spectacle infused with modern rock music created by World Champion Scott Doherty and veteran Celtic rocker Chris Smith, are proud to announce that the new generation of Irish music and dance will embark on a 60 plus city national tour in its first season with an official launch at the McGregor Hall Performing Arts Center in Henderson, NC on Thursday, September 22. (more...)

Westchester Broadway Theatre Announces Schedule of Special Events
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2017

WBT has announced its schedule of upcoming special events. See the entire lineup below. With questions visit: www.BroadwayTheatre.com  (more...)

BWW's On This Day - January 29, 2017
by - Jan 29, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on January 29 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

THE ILLUSIONISTS – LIVE FROM BROADWAY Comes to Memphis
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2017

On the heels of a highly successful multi-city tour and run on Broadway, the world's best-selling touring magic show, THE ILLUSIONISTS - LIVE FROM BROADWAY (www.theillusionistslive.com), will play the Orpheum Theatre in Memphis February 10-12, 2017 as part of its North American tour to more than 50 cities in 2017. (more...)

'Lord of the Dance' Michael Flatley Sued By Broadway Press Firm for Skipping Bill
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

According to Page Six, Lord of the Dance, Michael Flatley, who just came out of retirement to perform at Donald Trump's Liberty Ball on Friday, has just been sued by Broadway PR firm O&M Co. (more...)

'Lord of the Dance' Michael Flatley Confirmed to Perform at Trump's Inauguration
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

'Lord of the Dance' Michael Flatley is confirmed to perform at Donald Trump's inauguration tomorrow. (more...)

Trump Rep: Kanye West Not Invited to Perform at 'Typically and Traditionally American Event'
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2017

Tom Barrack, chairman of the Presidential Inauguration Committee of president-elect Donald Trump told CNN that West had not been asked to perform because his music wasn't right for the event. (more...)

Get in on the Golden Age! Tickets on Sale for CIRCUS 1903 This Friday
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2017

Broadway In Chicago has announced that individual tickets for CIRCUS 1903 -The Golden Age of Circus, go on sale to the general public on Friday, January 20. (more...)

Now You See Them, Now You Don't! THE ILLUSIONISTS - LIVE FROM BROADWAY Bring Death Defying Stunts And Breathtaking Wonder To The McCallum!
by David Green - Jan 16, 2017

The Illusionists - Live from Broadway comes to the McCallum Theatre for four performances Saturday, January 28, through Sunday, January 29. On the heels of a highly successful multi-city tour and run on Broadway, the world's best-selling touring magic show, The Illusionists - Live From Broadway will play the McCallum Theatre as part of its current North American tour to more than 50 cities.  (more...)

CIRCUS 1903 - THE GOLDEN AGE OF CIRCUS to Premiere at Detroit's Fisher Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2017

In a world premiere event, the producers of the world's biggest magic show, The Illusionists, have teamed up with the award-winning puppeteers from War Horse, to present a thrilling turn-of-the-century circus spectacular. CIRCUS 1903 -The Golden Age of Circus will make its Detroit premiere engagement at The Fisher Theatre, March 14-19, 2017, with all the thrill and daredevil entertainment one would expect from the circus, with an exciting new twist. (more...)

20th Anniversary Tour of LORD OF THE DANCE Is Now Open!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2017

???????Michael Flatley's spectacular Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games commenced its 23-city major new national UK Tour this week at Liverpool's Empire Theatre. Hot on the heels of a successful World Tour, the new show is at the Empire Theatre now until Saturday 14 January. (more...)

Michael Flatley Dance Academy Inspires Next Generation of Talent
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2017

???????A series of pop-up dance workshops to inspire and discover new talent have been launched as part of the new UK tour of Michael Flatley's Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games. (more...)

Witness The Impossible as THE ILLUSIONISTS Returns to North Texas
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2017

On the heels of a highly successful multi-city tour and run on Broadway, the world's best-selling touring magic show, THE ILLUSIONISTS - LIVE FROM BROADWAY, returns to play in Dallas at the Music Hall at Fair Park February 28 - March 5, 2017, for a one week limited engagement presented by Dallas Summer Musicals; as part of its North American tour to more than 50 cities in 2017. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Highlights of CIRCUS 1903
by Stage Tube - Feb 21, 2017

In a world premiere event, the producers of the world's biggest magic show, The Illusionists, have teamed up with the award-winning puppeteers from War Horse, to present a thrilling turn-of-the-century circus spectacular. CIRCUS 1903 -The Golden Age of Circus has all the thrill and daredevil entertainment one would expect from the circus, with an exciting new twist. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights of CIRCUS 1903
by Stage Tube - Feb 17, 2017

The producers of the world's biggest magic show, The Illusionists have teamed up with the award winning puppeteers from War Horse to present a thrilling turn of the century circus spectacular. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at CIRCUS 1903 - From the Creators of THE ILLUSIONISTS and WAR HORSE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2017

The producers of the world's biggest magic show, The Illusionists have teamed up with the award winning puppeteers from War Horse to present a thrilling turn of the century circus spectacular. (more...)

Celtic Crossings Live at Berklee on 3/4
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2017

Phil Coulter from Derry, Northern Ireland, and Andy Cooney from New York, join forces for Celtic Crossings, a rare North American tour that brings these two icons of Irish Music together for one show only in Boston, weaving a tapestry of Irish warmth, spirit, and culture.  (more...)

CIRCUS 1903 Kicks Off U.S. Tour in Los Angeles Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

Producers Simon Painter, Tim Lawson, and MagicSpace Entertainment have announced that Circus 1903 will make its United States debut for a limited engagement starting tonight, February 14th, 2017 at the Pantages Theater in Los Angeles. From there the show will tour to major cities including Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Denver and New York City. (more...)

THE ILLUSIONISTS - LIVE FROM BROADWAY to Bring Magic to the Fabulous Fox This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2017

On the heels of a highly successful multi-city tour and run on Broadway, the world's best-selling touring magic show, THE ILLUSIONISTS - LIVE FROM BROADWAY (www.theillusionistslive.com), will play the Fabulous Fox in St. Louis March 31 - April 2 as part of its North American tour to more than 50 cities in 2017. (more...)

THE ILLUSIONISTS – LIVE FROM BROADWAY Comes to Memphis
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2017

On the heels of a highly successful multi-city tour and run on Broadway, the world's best-selling touring magic show, THE ILLUSIONISTS - LIVE FROM BROADWAY (www.theillusionistslive.com), will play the Orpheum Theatre in Memphis February 10-12, 2017 as part of its North American tour to more than 50 cities in 2017. (more...)

Witness The Impossible as THE ILLUSIONISTS Returns to North Texas
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2017

On the heels of a highly successful multi-city tour and run on Broadway, the world's best-selling touring magic show, THE ILLUSIONISTS - LIVE FROM BROADWAY, returns to play in Dallas at the Music Hall at Fair Park February 28 - March 5, 2017, for a one week limited engagement presented by Dallas Summer Musicals; as part of its North American tour to more than 50 cities in 2017. (more...)

Oakland Christmas Revels Presents A REVELS CHRISTMAS IN WALES
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2016

Oakland's beloved Christmas Revels travels to 1920's Wales and the childhood village of the great Welsh poet Dylan Thomas this holiday season with A Revels Christmas In Wales. Performances run from December 9 - 11 and 16 - 18 at the Scottish Rite Theater in Oakland.  Show days and times are Todays at 8:00 PM, Saturdays and Sundays at 1:00 PM and 5:00 PM.  Tickets are priced at $60, $45, $35 and $20.  All patrons under 25 and groups of 10+ are priced at $45, $30, $20, and $10.  For more information visit http://californiarevels.org/or call 510-452-9334. (more...)

CIRCUS 1903 to Bring 'The Golden Age of Circus' to Boston Next Spring
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2016

In a world premiere event, the producers of the world's biggest magic show, The Illusionists, have teamed up with the award-winning puppeteers from War Horse, to present a thrilling turn-of-the-century circus spectacular. CIRCUS 1903 -The Golden Age of Circus has all the thrill and daredevil entertainment one would expect from the circus, with an exciting new twist. CIRCUS 1903 -The Golden Age of Circus will play a one- week engagement at the Boch Center Wang Theatre, March 8-12, 2017.   (more...)

BWW Review: Welcome Yule with A NORDIC CHRISTMAS REVELS at Lisner Auditorium
by Jenny Minich - Dec 12, 2016

Journey into the wonders of Nordic winter traditions with A Nordic Christmas Revels! Explore the folklore of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Sweden and Norway through music, song and dance. (more...)

Sonoran Desert Chorale to Present DESERT VOICES OF CHRISTMAS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2016

At this most beautiful season of the year, music connects us to feelings of hope and joy and an appreciation of the miraculous.  The Chorale translates those feelings into song accompanied by brass, percussion, and two of the mightiest organs in the Valley.  Continuing with our exploration of the music of Ireland and the British Isles, we sing many pieces steeped in this tradition.  Musical styles range from medieval to contemporary, offering lush melodies - familiar and new, with beautiful lyrics presented by a rich blend of 60 voices. (more...)

Arrows & Traps Theatre to Present THE GOSPEL ACCORDING TO PHILLIP
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2016

Jesus is trying to organise his Lord of the Dance 30AD tour, but he can't keep control of the disciples.  Judas and Peter can't stop bickering. Paul is struggling with his sexuality. Matthew has some awkward questions regarding religion, and James is utterly bewildered. But thankfully it is all being doggedly written down by Philip who is desperate to become a proper disciple. (more...)

Ryan Molloy, Cassie Compton, Greg Oliver and Jack Donnelly Star in the World Premiere of 27
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2016

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Step Right Up! Step Right Up! CIRCUS 1903 Makes North Texas Debut!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2017

In a world premiere event, the producers of the world's biggest magic show, THE ILLUSIONISTS, have teamed up with the award-winning puppeteers from WAR HORSE, to bring a thrilling turn-of-the-century circus spectacular. CIRCUS 1903 -The Golden Age of Circus will play at the Music Hall at Fair Park May 23 - June 4, 2017, presented by Dallas Summer Musicals. This North Texas premier has all the thrill and daredevil entertainment one would expect from the circus, with an exciting new twist. (more...)

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