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Photo Flash: First Look - Shakespeare's Globe to Make Edinburgh Fringe Debut with SHAKESPEARE UNTOLDPhoto Flash: First Look - Shakespeare's Globe to Make Edinburgh Fringe Debut with SHAKESPEARE UNTOLD
by BWW News Desk - July 29, 2015

London's world-renowned venue Shakespeare's Globe makes its Edinburgh Festival Fringe debut with two shows from the acclaimed family-friendly series Shakespeare Untold, running 5 - 31 August 2015 (previews 5 - 7 August; no shows 12, 19 & 26 August) at Pleasance Courtyard. Shakespeare Untold features Romeo and Juliet (The Party Planner's Tale) and Titus Andronicus (The Piemaker's Tale) by Harper Ray and Adam Sibbald, based on the plays of William Shakespeare. Scroll down for a first look at the stars in action! (more...)
Will Pickvance's ANATOMY OF THE PIANO Headed to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 7-30Will Pickvance's ANATOMY OF THE PIANO Headed to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 7-30
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2015

Edinburgh based virtuoso pianist, wit and raconteur Will Pickvance has adapted his award winning, smash hit show Anatomy of the Piano for children -- but it still includes plenty in for adults to enjoy. (more...)
Lost in Translation Circus' THE HOGWALLOPS Set for Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 7-29Lost in Translation Circus' THE HOGWALLOPS Set for Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 7-29
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2015

The Hogwallops by Lost in Translation Circus is slapstick fun for all the family from a multi skilled circus and physical theatre troupe. Thrillingly spectacular circus skills blend seamlessly with physical comedy, clowning, juggling, theatrical storytelling and slapstick in this colourful, loud and funny dramatisation of the domestic adventures of a chaotic, dysfunctional family of misfits. (more...)
Racheal Ofori's PORTRAIT Set for Edinburgh Fringe Debut, Aug 5-29Racheal Ofori's PORTRAIT Set for Edinburgh Fringe Debut, Aug 5-29
by BWW News Desk - July 27, 2015

Renowned production house Fuel are producing the work of a Fringe first timer at this year's festival. (more...)
Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with LOVE BIRDS, Coming to Edinburgh Fringe Next MonthPhoto Flash: In Rehearsal with LOVE BIRDS, Coming to Edinburgh Fringe Next Month
by BWW News Desk - July 24, 2015

The world premiere of Robert J. Sherman's brand new musical LOVE BIRDS comes to this year's Edinburgh Fringe, 5 - 31 August 2015, presented by KPS Productions and MusicWorld (UK) Ltd. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast in rehearsal below! (more...)
Christina Bianco to Bring PARTY OF ONE! to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 6-16Christina Bianco to Bring PARTY OF ONE! to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 6-16
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2015

Acclaimed singer, actor and impressionist Christina Bianco returns to Edinburgh Festival Fringe for her solo show Party of One! at Assembly George Square Gardens Spiegeltent Palazzo from Thursday 6 - Sunday 16 August, 19.20 (ends 20.20). (more...)
Story Pocket Theatre's ARABIAN NIGHTS Heads Back to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 5-23Story Pocket Theatre's ARABIAN NIGHTS Heads Back to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 5-23
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2015

Back by popular demand,  the award winning show Arabian Nights presented by, Story Pocket Theatre will perform at Gilded Balloon Wednesday 5 - Sunday 23 August, 11.15 (12.15 ends). (more...)
BLACK IS THE COLOR OF MY VOICE to Return to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 5-31BLACK IS THE COLOR OF MY VOICE to Return to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 5-31
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2015

By popular demand Black is the Color Of My Voice returns Gilded Balloon (Billiard Room) from Wednesday 5 - Monday 31 August, 13.15. This one woman show is inspired by a poiniant time in the life of singing legend Nina Simone. (more...)
Story Pocket Theatre's A POCKETFUL OF GRIMMS to Play Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 5-31Story Pocket Theatre's A POCKETFUL OF GRIMMS to Play Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 5-31
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2015

A Pocketful of Grimms makes its UK debut at Gilded Balloon (Dining Room) from Wednesday 5 - Monday 31 August, 12.30 (ends 13.30). The production is presented by the award winning children's theatre company, Story Pocket Theatre. The company's creative team presented Arabian Nights, winner of the prestigious Primary Times Children's Choice Award at Edinburgh Festival Fringe, 2014. (more...)
NINA SIMONE: SOUL SESSIONS Comes to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 6-30NINA SIMONE: SOUL SESSIONS Comes to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 6-30
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2015

A dazzling new show called Nina Simone: Soul Sessions will be performed at Assembly Checkpoint from Thursday 6 - Sunday 30 August, 20.50. The concert is devised and performed by Apphia Campbell, creator and star of  2014's Fringe hit Black Is The Color Of My Voice. (more...)
Story Pocket Theatre to Bring STORYTELLER, STORYTELLER to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 7-30Story Pocket Theatre to Bring STORYTELLER, STORYTELLER to Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 7-30
by BWW News Desk - July 21, 2015

Award winning children's theatre company Story Pocket Theatre will present Storyteller, Storyteller from Friday 7 - Sunday 30 August 2015, 14.30 Free Show, Arch 3, New Waverley Arches, as part of the Freestival. This is one of three shows that Story Pocket Theatre are staging at this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Last year they won the prestigious Primary Times Children's Choice Award for their debut show Arabian Nights. (more...)
Win a One-on-One Master Session with Playwrights Neil LaBute, Rajiv Joseph, Stephen BelberWin a One-on-One Master Session with Playwrights Neil LaBute, Rajiv Joseph, Stephen Belber
by BWW News Desk - July 15, 2015

Master playwrights Neil LaBute, Rajiv Joseph, Stephen Belber are offering one-one-one master advice contest for writers! (more...)
Matthew Lillard Launches Campaign to Bring American Theatre to Edinburgh FringeMatthew Lillard Launches Campaign to Bring American Theatre to Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - July 9, 2015

Following in the footsteps of Jennifer Morrison (ONCE UPON A TIME, WARRIOR, HOUSE) and Charlie Carver (TEEN WOLF, THE LEFTOVERS), actor/director Matthew Lillard (SCREAM, THE BRIDGE, THE DESCENDANTS, SCOOBY-DOO) has launched a social media challenge to help bring American theater to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. (more...)
Long Beach's Curbside to Bring FLIGHT to Edinburgh Fringe, 6-31 AugLong Beach's Curbside to Bring FLIGHT to Edinburgh Fringe, 6-31 Aug
by BWW News Desk - June 22, 2015

Curbside, a physical theatre company based in Long Beach, California is bringing Flight, an original physical theatre performance, to the largest arts festival in the world, the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. (more...)
Momentum Venues to Launch for 2015 Edinburgh Fringe, Featuring USHERS, 'MARIONETTE CIRCUS' and MoreMomentum Venues to Launch for 2015 Edinburgh Fringe, Featuring USHERS, 'MARIONETTE CIRCUS' and More
by BWW News Desk - June 3, 2015

Momentum Venues - a fresh venue for the Edinburgh Fringe announces its complete inaugural programme. (more...)
Pianist Kirill Gerstein Replaces Jonathan Biss with the NY Philharmonic This WeekendPianist Kirill Gerstein Replaces Jonathan Biss with the NY Philharmonic This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2015

Pianist Kirill Gerstein will replace Jonathan Biss in the New York Philharmonic's performances of Brahms's Piano Concerto No. 1, conducted by Susanna Ma?lkki in her New York Philharmonic debut, tonight, May 21, 2015, at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, May 22 at 11:00 a.m.; and Saturday, May 23 at 8:00 p.m. Due to an arm injury suffered in a recent accident, Mr. Biss is unable to perform with the New York Philharmonic on the advice of his doctor. (more...)
RIOULT Dance NY Receives NEA Grant to Support New Work POLYMORPHOUSRIOULT Dance NY Receives NEA Grant to Support New Work POLYMORPHOUS
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2014

National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Chairman Jane Chu announced today that RIOULT Dance NY is one of 919 nonprofit organizations nationwide to receive an NEA Art Works grant. RIOULT Dance is recommended for a $10,000 grant to support the creation and presentation of Artistic Director, Pascal Rioult's new work entitled Polymorphous. (more...)
NYFOS Continues 2014-15 Mainstage Series with HARLEM RENAISSANCE TonightNYFOS Continues 2014-15 Mainstage Series with HARLEM RENAISSANCE Tonight
by BWW News Desk - December 9, 2014

Fifty years after the passage of the Civil Rights Act, the New York Festival of Songbrings back one of its most beloved shows, HARLEM RENAISSANCE, tonight, December 9, 2014 at 8:00 pm as it continues the 2014-15 Mainstage series at Merkin Concert Hall. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2014 - BWW Reviews: THE VILLAINS, THE VOTE AND THE BLACK, BLACK OIL, Sweet Grassmarket, August 23rd 2014EDINBURGH 2014 - BWW Reviews: THE VILLAINS, THE VOTE AND THE BLACK, BLACK OIL, Sweet Grassmarket, August 23rd 2014
by Amy Hanson - August 24, 2014

A tribute and a continuation of the famous Scottish classic The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil, this new work from Caught Red-Handed is a fun and engaging trip through recent Scottish history. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2014 - BWW Reviews: MENTAL, Pleasance Popup, August 23 2014EDINBURGH 2014 - BWW Reviews: MENTAL, Pleasance Popup, August 23 2014
by Natalie O'Donoghue - August 24, 2014

The Metropolitan Police call him a 'domestic extremist'. The NHS described him as 'highly disturbed' and labelled him with Borderline Personality Disorder. 'A real and present threat to our business' is how E.ON described him in the court. He prefers the term Mental. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2014: BWW Reviews: SILK ROAD, Assembly George Square, August 23 2014EDINBURGH 2014: BWW Reviews: SILK ROAD, Assembly George Square, August 23 2014
by Natalie O'Donoghue - August 23, 2014

'Buying drugs on the internet is simple, anyone can do it'. Meet Bruce, 19, unemployed and living with his nan. When Bruce discovers how easy it is to buy narcotics on the internet, his life and his nan's eBay account change forever. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2014- BWW Reviews: THE VELMA CELLI SHOW, Assembly Checkpoint, August 22 2014EDINBURGH 2014- BWW Reviews: THE VELMA CELLI SHOW, Assembly Checkpoint, August 22 2014
by Natalie O'Donoghue - August 23, 2014

Direct from London's Hippodrome Casino, cabaret star Velma Celli presents an evening of all things fabulous and diva. Velma and her Musical Director Joe Louis Robinson bring you an eclectic mix of live music, hilarious parodies and more leg than a bucket of chicken. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2014 - BWW Reviews: EAST END CABARET: SEXUAL TENSION, Underbelly, August 17 2014EDINBURGH 2014 - BWW Reviews: EAST END CABARET: SEXUAL TENSION, Underbelly, August 17 2014
by Natalie O'Donoghue - August 17, 2014

Bernadette and Victy are not dating. Not technically dating. But they do share a bed- and the cult musical comedy duo are ready to rip the sheets off and reveal their most bizarre, hilarious secrets ever. With an arsenal of cleverly naughty songs and the sharpest wit around, the deviant diva and half-moustachioed musician will seduce you with their uniquely filthy brand of comedy. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2014 - BWW Reviews: HELLO AGAIN, WE'RE THE NUALAS, Assembly Studios, August 17 2014EDINBURGH 2014 - BWW Reviews: HELLO AGAIN, WE'RE THE NUALAS, Assembly Studios, August 17 2014
by Natalie O'Donoghue - August 17, 2014

In a world where pop stars think nothing of singing in their underwear, The Nualas buck the trend by sporting shiny yet surprisingly affordable frocks. With self-penned songs, scintillating harmony and provocative chat about current stuff, they've wowed audiences everywhere. (more...)
EDINBURGH 2014 - BWW Reviews: JOHN LLOYD'S MUSEUM OF CURIOSITY LIVE, Underbelly, August 17 2014EDINBURGH 2014 - BWW Reviews: JOHN LLOYD'S MUSEUM OF CURIOSITY LIVE, Underbelly, August 17 2014
by Natalie O'Donoghue - August 17, 2014

Following his sell-out fringe debut, John and curator Dan Schreiber host a live version of the BBC Radio 4 hit in which guests donate their favourite items to an infinitely large and impossible museum. Different guests daily. (more...)

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