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BWW Interviews: WICKED's Emma Hatton Talks EDGES!BWW Interviews: WICKED's Emma Hatton Talks EDGES!
by Carrie Dunn (UK / West End)

(7/26/2014) - It's been a frantic fortnight for Emma Hatton, the Elphaba standby for Wicked in London. With Willemijn Verkaik leaving the show earlier than expected and Kerry Ellis going back into green in August, that means a short notice two-week run for Hatton - and she's also preparing for a concert version of song cycle Edges in the Delfont Room on August 1st.


The Stephen Sondheim Society Presents Biennial BRUSH UP YOUR SONDHEIM This WeekendThe Stephen Sondheim Society Presents Biennial BRUSH UP YOUR SONDHEIM This Weekend
by Louisa Brady (UK / West End)

(7/26/2014) - Following its success in 2012, the biennial Society Event BRUSH UP YOUR SONDHEIM returns with even more activities for participants to enjoy this year.


Review Roundup: National Theatre's MEDEA with Helen McCroryReview Roundup: National Theatre's MEDEA with Helen McCrory
by Review Roundups (UK / West End)

(7/25/2014) - National Theatre of Great Britain's production of Euripides' Greek tragedy MEDEA, in a new version by Ben Power, directed by Carrie Cracknell and starring Helen McCrory in the title role, is currently playing at the Olivier Theatre.


Kym Marsh, Rachel Tucker & Jayne Wisener to be Featured as Brides in JONATHAN HARKER AND DRACULA TourKym Marsh, Rachel Tucker & Jayne Wisener to be Featured as Brides in JONATHAN HARKER AND DRACULA Tour
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/25/2014) - Coronation Street's Kym Marsh, West End & Broadway star Rachel Tucker and Jayne Wisener from Tim Burton's Sweeney Todd will play the iconic Brides of Dracula in this brand new adaptation of Bram Stoker's iconic masterpiece on vampirism starring Gerard McCarthy.


West End's WICKED Welcomes 6 Millionth TheatregoerWest End's WICKED Welcomes 6 Millionth Theatregoer
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/25/2014) - WICKED, the award-winning musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, welcomed its 6 millionth theatregoer to London's Apollo Victoria Theatre last night, Thursday 24 July. Owen Thomas attended the performance with Stephanie Willingham, both from Bury St. Edmonds, and enjoyed a backstage visit with the cast after the show.


Photo Flash: First Look at Rufus Bonds, Jr., Nicola Hughes and More in Open Air Theatre's PORGY AND BESSPhoto Flash: First Look at Rufus Bonds, Jr., Nicola Hughes and More in Open Air Theatre's PORGY AND BESS
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/25/2014) - Celebrated as a landmark piece of American theatre with iconic songs including 'Summertime', 'I Got Plenty of Nothing', 'I Loves You Porgy' and 'It Ain't Necessarily So', Porgy and Bess will be directed by Regents Park Open Air Theatre's Artistic Director Timothy Sheader, with a book adapted by Suzan-Lori Parks and a musical score adapted by Diedre L. Murray. Check out a first look at the production below!


Liam Mower to Make Special Appearance in BILLY ELLIOT for Live Stream Broadcast, Sept. 28Liam Mower to Make Special Appearance in BILLY ELLIOT for Live Stream Broadcast, Sept. 28
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/25/2014) - On Sunday 28 September, Liam Mower will join the cast of Billy Elliot the Musical for a special performance to be broadcast live from the Victoria Palace Theatre to cinemas across the UK and around the world. Mower, who will play the role of Older Billy, originated the role of Billy Elliot in 2005 along with George Maguire and James Lomas, and was the first boy ever to play the role on stage.


Cast & Crew of BILLY ELLIOT, 'CHOCOLATE FACTORY', 'SCOUNDRELS' and More Set for West End Football Tournament TodayCast & Crew of BILLY ELLIOT, 'CHOCOLATE FACTORY', 'SCOUNDRELS' and More Set for West End Football Tournament Today
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/25/2014) - Today, July 25, stars from on and off-stage in the West End will take part in the WEST END CUP football tournament.


Stephen Fry Introduces John Hurt at Holt Festival Charity Performance of WHITE RABBIT, RED RABBIT TonightStephen Fry Introduces John Hurt at Holt Festival Charity Performance of WHITE RABBIT, RED RABBIT Tonight
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/25/2014) - Holt Festival has announced that Stephen Fry will be introducing John Hurt's charity performance of Iranian play White Rabbit, Red Rabbit tonight, 25 July.


Annalene Beechey, Daniel Boys and More Set for ANYTHING CAN HAPPEN Workshop TodayAnnalene Beechey, Daniel Boys and More Set for ANYTHING CAN HAPPEN Workshop Today
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/25/2014) - West End performers ANNALENE BEECHEY (My Fair Lady BBC Prom, Marguerite original cast, Wicked original cast), DANIEL BOYS (Spamalot, Avenue Q, and currently starring in Love Story), JAMES GILLAN (Wicked original cast, Peter Pan, Little Shop of Horrors), and LAUREN SAMUELS (Water Babies original cast, We Will Rock You London & World Tour, and currently starring in Love Story,) will star in the exclusive workshop presentation of 'Anything Can Happen!'.


DERREN BROWN: INFAMOUS Comes to the Hammersmith Apollo This WeekendDERREN BROWN: INFAMOUS Comes to the Hammersmith Apollo This Weekend
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/25/2014) - Following the 140-date 2014 leg of its tour, Objective Talent Management will be bringing Derren Brown: Infamous to the Hammersmith Apollo for three nights only, from this weekend, 25th - 27th July 2014. 8.00pm




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