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GHOST STORIES  Now Booking at London's Arts Theatre Through 18 January 2015GHOST STORIES Now Booking at London's Arts Theatre Through 18 January 2015
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/18/2014) - After breaking box office records at London's Arts Theatre, the hit show GHOST STORIES has announced a new booking period from Sunday 21 September 2014 to Sunday 18 January 2015.


BWW TV: Watch Highlights of West End's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE!BWW TV: Watch Highlights of West End's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE!
by BroadwayWorld TV (UK / West End)

(7/18/2014) - Produced by Disney and Sonia Friedman Productions and based on the Academy Award-winning screenplay by Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard, Shakespeare in Love has been adapted for the stage by Lee Hall (Billy Elliot). Featuring a company of 28 actors and musicians, one of the largest companies ever assembled for a play in the West End, and a dog, this new play will be directed by Declan Donnellan and designed by Nick Ormerod, the driving force behind the world-renowned theatre company, Cheek by Jowl. The new play, which opens on July 23, is currently playing at the Noel Coward Theatre. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights of the cast in action below!


Casting Announced for Autumn Tour of Agatha Christie's THE MOUSETRAP - Helen Clapp, Michael Fenner and MoreCasting Announced for Autumn Tour of Agatha Christie's THE MOUSETRAP - Helen Clapp, Michael Fenner and More
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/18/2014) - Agatha Christie's The Mousetrap has been the world's longest running stage production at its London home for more than 55 years. The 60th Anniversary - and first ever - UK tour of this beloved murder mystery has now been seen by over 600,000 people across more than 600 performances and has broken box office records in Southampton, Barnstaple, Dublin and Aberdeen.


Ronni Ancona, Melanie Ash, Alecky Blythe and More Confirmed for LITTLE REVOLUTION at the Almeida, Aug 26Ronni Ancona, Melanie Ash, Alecky Blythe and More Confirmed for LITTLE REVOLUTION at the Almeida, Aug 26
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/18/2014) - Casting is announced for the world premiere of Alecky Blythe's new play inspired by the 2011 London riots, directed by Joe Hill-Gibbins. This is Alecky's first new London production after the success of London Road at the National Theatre.


BWW Reviews: THE TIGER WHO CAME TO TEA, Lyric Theatre, July 15 2014BWW Reviews: THE TIGER WHO CAME TO TEA, Lyric Theatre, July 15 2014
by Carrie Dunn (UK / West End)

(7/18/2014) - There's nothing not to like about The Tiger Who Came To Tea. It's a neat, tried-and-tested adaptation of Judith Kerr's classic children's book. There are cheery, catchy songs, a dollop of audience participation, and it all wraps up in under an hour. Perfect, surely?


BWW Exclusive: Julie Atherton and Paul Spicer Talk Onstage Acts!BWW Exclusive: Julie Atherton and Paul Spicer Talk Onstage Acts!
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/18/2014) - Julie Atherton and Paul Spicer have a long and varied history with new and contemporary musical theatre, both as individuals and as a pair. Together they co-founded Notes from New York, a concert series designed with the intention of introducing London to new musical theatre and making it cool, and celebrated its 5 year anniversary with a fully staged production of Jason Robert Brown's cult musical The Last 5 Years. They were also the original team behind Taking Notes, a summer course developed to share their skills with aspiring actors. This summer, they continue their mission to inspire a new generation of musical theatre performers with Onstage Acts, a week long enrichment programme in new and contemporary musical theatre featuring masterclasses with casting directors, agents, composers and directors, as well as performers currently working in the West End and beyond. Ahead of the course's launch on August 4th, Julie and Paul shared some of their favourite contemporary musical theatre moments from the careers which made them West End theatre's reigning experts on the subject.


Broadway, West End Director Michael Rudman to Release Autobiography I JOKE TOO MUCH, Aug 7Broadway, West End Director Michael Rudman to Release Autobiography I JOKE TOO MUCH, Aug 7
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/17/2014) - Broadway and West End director Michael Rudman will release his autobiography I JOKE TOO MUCH on August 7.


Tom Stoppard Reveals Title of His New Play for the NationalTom Stoppard Reveals Title of His New Play for the National
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/17/2014) - Tom Stoppard's new play at the National now has a name.


Nancy Carroll, Rufus Sewell and Oliver Chris Form Love Triangle in CLOSER, Playing the Donmar Warehouse from Feb 2015Nancy Carroll, Rufus Sewell and Oliver Chris Form Love Triangle in CLOSER, Playing the Donmar Warehouse from Feb 2015
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/17/2014) - According to the Daily Mail, Nancy Carroll, Rufus Sewell and Oliver Chris will star in Donmar Warehouse's upcoming production of CLOSER, helmed by David Leveaux. Performances will begin in February 2015.


Imogen Stubbs, Ronni Ancona, Michael Schaeffer and More to Star in LITTLE REVOLUTION at the Almeida This FallImogen Stubbs, Ronni Ancona, Michael Schaeffer and More to Star in LITTLE REVOLUTION at the Almeida This Fall
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/17/2014) - The Daily Mail reports that Imogen Stubbs, Clare Perkins, Ronni Ancona, Lucian Msamati, Barry McCarthy, Michael Shaeffer, Rez Kempton and Bayo Gbadamosi will star in the new play LITTLE REVOLUTION by Alecky Blythe at the Almeida Theatre from August 26, 2014.


Roger Bart to Play 'Doc Brown' in BACK TO THE FUTURE Musical Workshop?Roger Bart to Play 'Doc Brown' in BACK TO THE FUTURE Musical Workshop?
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/17/2014) - According to a Tweet by Baz Bamigboye, theatre columnist for the Daily Mail, there is a rumor floating around that Roger Bart will play 'Doc Brown' in the upcoming workshop of the new BACK TO THE FUTURE musical by Jamie Lloyd.


Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Anne Archer and More for THE TRIAL OF JANE FONDA at Edinburgh FringePhoto Flash: In Rehearsal with Anne Archer and More for THE TRIAL OF JANE FONDA at Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/17/2014) - Oscar nominated and Golden Globe winning actress Anne Archer will make her Edinburgh Festival debut starring as 'Jane Fonda' in the world premiere of THE TRIAL OF JANE FONDA, written and directed by seven-time Emmy award-winner Terry Jastrow. Scroll down for a sneak peek at Archer and the company in rehearsal!


Breaking News: Broadway Legend Elaine Stritch Dies at 89Breaking News: Broadway Legend Elaine Stritch Dies at 89
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/17/2014) - BroadwayWorld.com has confirmed that Broadway legend Elaine Stritch died this morning, at home in Birmingham, MI. The star was 89 years old.


BWW TV: 'The Heat is On!' Check Out New HD Highlights from the West End Revival of MISS SAIGONBWW TV: 'The Heat is On!' Check Out New HD Highlights from the West End Revival of MISS SAIGON
by BroadwayWorld TV (UK / West End)

(7/17/2014) - Below, BroadwayWorld brings you high definition highlights from the exciting new production, starring Eva Noblezada, Alistair Brammer, Jon Jon Briones and more!


A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE, Starring Gillian Anderson & Ben Foster to Be Broadcast Live in CinemasA STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE, Starring Gillian Anderson & Ben Foster to Be Broadcast Live in Cinemas
by Movies News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/17/2014) - The fastest-selling production in the Young Vic's history, Tennessee Williams' timeless masterpiece A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE will be broadcast live from their London home by National Theatre Live.


Festival Theatre Reopens After Major RedevelopmentFestival Theatre Reopens After Major Redevelopment
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/17/2014) - Chichester Festival Theatre celebrated the successful completion of a highly ambitious 21-month, 22 million redevelopment project this week, with the official reopening of its much-loved Grade 2* listed building.


WILTON'S STRIKE! Dance Festival Announces LineupWILTON'S STRIKE! Dance Festival Announces Lineup
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/17/2014) - Wilton's Music Hall is very proud to announce the full line-up for its exciting new dance festival, Wilton's Strike!, a new dance platform offering emerging dancers and choreographers the opportunity to develop a piece of work with Wilton's and perform on its historic stage this September.


BWW Reviews: JEEVES & WOOSTER IN PERFECT NONSENSE, Duke of York's Theatre, July 15 2014BWW Reviews: JEEVES & WOOSTER IN PERFECT NONSENSE, Duke of York's Theatre, July 15 2014
by Becky Brewis (UK / West End)

(7/17/2014) - This adaptation keeps all the humour of P G Wodehouse's original books, and creates much of its own. The array of batty characters is brought to life superbly by a new cast in this three-hander farce.


Rich Mix Cinema Presents Live Screening of David Hare's SKYLIGHT TodayRich Mix Cinema Presents Live Screening of David Hare's SKYLIGHT Today
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/17/2014) - Tonight, July 17th at 7pm RICH MIX CINEMA will screen LIVE the Wyndham's Theatre performance of Bill Nighy (Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Love Actually) and Carey Mulligan (Inside Llewyn Davis, The Great Gatsby) in the 20th anniversary West End production of David Hare's Skylight, directed by Academy Award-nominated Stephen Daldry. Broadcast by National Theatre Live (NT LIVE), this is another fantastic example of London's West End coming to London's East End...


House On The Hill Presents Inge's NATURAL AFFECTION in UK Premiere at Jermyn Street TonightHouse On The Hill Presents Inge's NATURAL AFFECTION in UK Premiere at Jermyn Street Tonight
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/17/2014) - Tonight, House On The Hill Productions presents the UK premiere of a blistering drama by one of the great US playwrights of the late twentieth-century


CALAMITY JANE Opens at Watermill Theatre Today Prior to National TourCALAMITY JANE Opens at Watermill Theatre Today Prior to National Tour
by BWW News Desk (UK / West End)

(7/17/2014) - The Watermill Theatre Newbury, Jamie Wilson, Paul Elliott and Duncan C Weldon are delighted to announce a new production of the musical 'CALAMITY JANE', opening at The Watermill Theatre, Newbury today, 17 July 2014 where it will play until Saturday 6 September 2014 prior to embarking on a national tour. Full tour schedule attached.




 

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