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Photo Flash: First Look at WHAT THE BUTLER SAW at Westport Country PlayhousePhoto Flash: First Look at WHAT THE BUTLER SAW at Westport Country Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2016

'What the Butler Saw,' a shameless comedy by Joe Orton, offering a little blackmail and a lot of sexual innuendo, will be staged at Westport Country Playhouse, now through September 10. Director is John Tillinger, who helmed a recent, critically acclaimed production of the show in Los Angeles, as well as earlier productions in London and New York. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Photo Flash: THE FORGOTTEN WOMAN Opens Tomorrow at Bay Street TheaterPhoto Flash: THE FORGOTTEN WOMAN Opens Tomorrow at Bay Street Theater
by Marianka Swain - May 30, 2016

Bay Street Theater is pleased to announce the arrival of the Hamptons' newest diva, with the world premiere of THE FORGOTTEN WOMAN, a new play by Jonathan Tolins, directed by Noah Himmelstein. The production starts tomorrow, May 31, and runs through June 19. There is a 'Pay What You Can' performance on May 31 with a limited amount of tickets available at the Box Office starting at 11 am that are based on a first-come, first-served basis. (more...)

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Roundabout Theatre Company's 50th Anniversary GalaPhoto Coverage: On the Red Carpet for Roundabout Theatre Company's 50th Anniversary Gala
by Walter McBride - Mar 1, 2016

Just last night, Roundabout Theatre Company hosted the 50th Anniversary Gala: 'Spring Gala 2016: Celebrating 50 Years of Extraordinary Theatre' in the Grand Ballroom of the Waldorf Astoria (301 Park Avenue, NYC). The evening was a celebration of Roundabout's 50th Anniversary and recognized the accomplishments of six-time Tony winner Audra McDonald and Roundabout's Chairman of the Board Tom Tuft and present them with The Jason Robards Award for Excellence in Theatre. BroadwayWorld was there for the big night and you can check out photos from the red carpet below! (more...)

In the Spotlight Series: Meet the 2015 Tony Nominees - Ben MilesIn the Spotlight Series: Meet the 2015 Tony Nominees - Ben Miles
by Walter McBride - Jun 6, 2015

Just weeks ago, the 2015 Tony nominees gathered to meet the press and BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big day. Throughout the month, we will continue our Tonys coverage by bringing you exclusive photos by acclaimed photographer Walter McBride! Below, meet Ben Miles, Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Play nominee for Wolf Hall: Parts 1 & 2. (more...)

Photo Flash: Milagro Presents the Portland Premiere of AMERICAN NIGHT: THE BALLAD OF JUAN JOSEPhoto Flash: Milagro Presents the Portland Premiere of AMERICAN NIGHT: THE BALLAD OF JUAN JOSE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2015

Milagro is thrilled to present the Portland premiere of American Night: The Ballad of Juan Jose. The wild odyssey of American Night: The Ballad of Juan Jose by the acclaimed Latino actor, writer and filmmaker Richard Montoya, member of the comedy troupe Culture Clash, features a multi-talented and diverse cast of ten actors all under the visionary directing style of the award-wining Elizabeth Huffman (Oedipus el Rey, Mary Stuart), wrapping up Milagro's 31st season of premieres. Check out photos of the show below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of JOSEPHINE AND I at the Public TheaterPhoto Coverage: Inside Opening Night of JOSEPHINE AND I at the Public Theater
by Walter McBride - Mar 11, 2015

The New York premiere of JOSEPHINE AND I opened at the Public Theater last night, March 10. Written by Olivier nominated actress and writer Cush Jumbo, and directed by Phyllida Lloyd, JOSEPHINE AND I runs through Sunday, April 5 at Joe's Pub at The Public. Check out pictures from opening night below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Cush Jumbo in JOSEPHINE AND I at the PublicPhoto Flash: First Look at Cush Jumbo in JOSEPHINE AND I at the Public
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2015

The Public Theater will officially open the New York premiere of JOSEPHINE AND I on Tuesday, March 10. Written by Olivier nominated actress and writer Cush Jumbo, and directed by Phyllida Lloyd, JOSEPHINE AND I began previews on Friday, March 27 and runs through Sunday, April 5 at Joe's Pub at The Public. BroadwayWorld has a first look at Jumbo onstage below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at West End Transfer of A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE, Featuring Mark StrongPhoto Flash: First Look at West End Transfer of A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE, Featuring Mark Strong
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2015

Mark Strong leads the cast as Eddie Carbone in the West End transfer of Arthur Miller's A View from the Bridge. Ivo Van Hove's five star Young Vic production plays at the Wyndham's Theatre for a strictly limited eight week season to 11 April 2015. Acclaimed by audiences and critics alike, A View from the Bridge opened at the Young Vic in April last year where the production enjoyed an extended sell-out run. (more...)

Photo Flash: Billy Magnussen, Alan Cumming, Laura Benanti & More Photographed for THE CREATIVE FACES PROJECTPhoto Flash: Billy Magnussen, Alan Cumming, Laura Benanti & More Photographed for THE CREATIVE FACES PROJECT
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2015

TONY, Emmy and NAACP Award winner Phylicia Rashad (A Raisin In The Sun, Cat On a Hot Tin Roof, The Cosby Show), TONY nominee Billy Magnussen (Vanya and Sonya and Masha and Spike, Disney's Into The Woods), TONY nominee Bryce Pinkham (A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder, The Heidi Chronicles), TONY, Olivier and Emmy Award winner Alan Cumming (Cabaret, Macbeth, CBS's The Good Wife), and TONY winner Laura Benanti (Gypsy, In the Next Room / The Vibrator Play, ABC's Nashville) have all been photographed by Jason Zeren for The Creative Faces Project. The bi-weekly publication of their individual entries will begin this week, starting with Phylicia Rashad on Thursday, January 22nd on The Creative Faces Project website. (more...)

Photo Flash: Kristine Nielsen, Keenan-Bolgers, Kate Mulgrew & More Pose for Creative Faces ProjectPhoto Flash: Kristine Nielsen, Keenan-Bolgers, Kate Mulgrew & More Pose for Creative Faces Project
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2014

Academy, Emmy and TONY Award winner Ellen Burstyn (Picnic, 'Requiem for a Dream'), TONY Award winner Jefferson Mays (A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder, I Am My Own Wife), TONY Award nominee Jessica Hecht (King Lear, A View from the Bridge), and New York favorites Tracee Chimo (Lips Together Teeth Apart, Bad Jews) and Steven Boyer (King Lear, Hand to God) have all been photographed for The Creative Faces Project. The weekly release of their individual entries will mark the project's official launch this fall. Current featured artists are listed below. (more...)

Photo Flash: Chester Theatre Company Presents MADAGASCAR, Now Through 7/6Photo Flash: Chester Theatre Company Presents MADAGASCAR, Now Through 7/6
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2014

Chester Theatre Company will open its 25th Anniversary Season with J.T. Rogers' haunting mystery MADAGASCAR. The production, which runs from June 25th through July 6th at the Chester Town Hall in Chester, MA, will feature CTC favorites Debra Jo Rupp (A Body of Water) and Kim Stauffer (Crime and Punishment). (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Abyss Theatre's London Premiere of LUCIFER SAVEDPhoto Flash: First Look at Abyss Theatre's London Premiere of LUCIFER SAVED
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2014

The Abyss Theatre Company presents the London premiere of a new version of LUCIFER SAVED by Peter Oswald and directed by Ray Shell. The production also features Designer Sarah Vigars and Lighting Designer Ciaran Cunningham. Scroll down to see some photos from the production! (more...)

Photo Blast From The Past: Nancy MarchandPhoto Blast From The Past: Nancy Marchand
by Walter McBride - Mar 15, 2014

Welcome to BroadwayWorld.com's 'Photo Blast From the Past' series. Featuring some of the collected theatre gem's of BroadwayWorld's own senior photographer Walter McBride, the series will feature images from his archives of theatre and Hollywood related gems. (more...)

Photo Coverage: STAGE KISS Opens at Playwrights Horizons!Photo Coverage: STAGE KISS Opens at Playwrights Horizons!
by Jennifer Broski - Mar 3, 2014

Playwrights Horizons' New York premiere production of Stage Kiss, a new play marking the eagerly-anticipated return to PH of two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist and Tony Award nominee Sarah Ruhl (Dead Man's Cell Phone at PH; The Clean House, In the Next Room..., Eurydice), just opened last night, March 2. BroadwayWorld brings you complete coverage from opening night below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Shakespeare Theatre of NJ's PERICLESPhoto Flash: First Look at Shakespeare Theatre of NJ's PERICLES
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2013

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey closes its 51st season with a sparkling and wintery new production of Shakespeare's Pericles. Performances continue through December 29th at the F.M. Kirby Shakespeare Theatre, 36 Madison Ave. (at Lancaster Road) in Madison. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, Sept 28 - The Elvises of HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, JUNGLE BOOK Does BREAKING BAD and More!Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, Sept 28 - The Elvises of HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, JUNGLE BOOK Does BREAKING BAD and More!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2013

It's Saturday, and that means it's time for BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' round-up. Today's photos come from the casts of Paper Mill's Broadway-Bound production of HONEYMOON IN VEGAS, THE FANTASTICKS, 5th Avenue Theatre's SECONDHAND LIONS, TOP HAT, the EVITA and WICKED national tours, THE MOST HAPPY FELLA at Goodspeed, THE JUNGLE BOOK anticipating the BREAKING BAD finale, SOUL DOCTOR channeling PIPPIN, and regional productions of SPAMALOT, CATS, Mary Stuart at Stratford and more! (more...)

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, September 7 - Part 2 - EVITA National Tour Posts First SIP; Plus MATILDA's Jill Paice, Laura Osnes & More!Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, September 7 - Part 2 - EVITA National Tour Posts First SIP; Plus MATILDA's Jill Paice, Laura Osnes & More!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2013

Yesterday's photos featured the first SIP from the EVITA national tour, Jill Paice and Celia Mai from Broadway's MATILDA, as well as shots from THE LION KING, CINDERELLA, and a secondVine from KINKY BOOTS' Ellyn Marsh! (more...)

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, July 13 - MORMON Braves a 9-Show Week; ROCK OF AGES, PHANTOM & More!Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics, July 13 - MORMON Braves a 9-Show Week; ROCK OF AGES, PHANTOM & More!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2013

Today's photos feature the cast of Broadway's BOOK OF MORMON braving a nine-show week, an EVITA-esque farewell for KINKY BOOTS' Caroline Bowman, MATILDA, ROCK OF AGES, West End's THE COLOR PURPLE, TOP HAT, and more. Check them all out below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Paul Nolan, Jeremy Kushnier & More in Stratford Festival's TOMMYPhoto Flash: First Look at Paul Nolan, Jeremy Kushnier & More in Stratford Festival's TOMMY
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2013

Based on The Who's 1969 concept album of the same name, Tommy tells the story of a young man who, despite having lost the faculties of speech, sight and hearing, becomes a pinball virtuoso - and the centre of a celebrity cult. In a new production helmed by its original Tony Award-winning director, Des McAnuff (who co-wrote the show with The Who's Pete Townshend), the explosive rock opera features such unforgettable hits as 'Pinball Wizard,' 'See Me, Feel Me,' 'Acid Queen' and 'We're Not Gonna Take It.' The production features Robert Markus as Tommy, Jewelle Blackman as the Gypsy, Kira Guloien as Mrs. Walker, Jeremy Kushnier as Captain Walker, Paul Nolan as Cousin Kevin and Steve Ross as Uncle Ernie. BroadwayWorld brings you photos of the cast in action below! (more...)

Stratford Shakespeare Festival, A Place of Discovery and DelightStratford Shakespeare Festival, A Place of Discovery and Delight
by Roy Berko - Apr 13, 2013

Want to get away this spring, summer or fall? Drive to Canada for great theatre, good food, and nice scenery. This year marks the 61st anniversary of the Stratford Festival of Canad (more...)