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Photo Flash: Check Out Production Shots From FANNY AND STELLA Starring Jed Berry, Kan Photo Photo Flash: Check Out Production Shots From FANNY AND STELLA Starring Jed Berry, Kane Verrall and More
by BWW News Desk - August 11, 2020

Opening tonight is the first London Fringe production since Lockdown, a brand new socially distanced open-air production of ‘Fanny And Stella’, a musical with Book and Lyrics by Glenn Chandler, the creator of ‘Taggart’, and Music by Charles Miller....
Museum Of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial To The Holocaust Announces September Re Photo Museum Of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial To The Holocaust Announces September Reopening
by BWW News Desk - August 11, 2020

 As New York enters the next phase of reopening amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust today announced plans to reopen its doors-pending City and State approval-on a reduced schedule in September and extend the internationally acclaimed and pop...
Epstein Theatre in Liverpool Will Close With 14 Staff Redundancies Photo Epstein Theatre in Liverpool Will Close With 14 Staff Redundancies
by BWW News Desk - August 11, 2020

Liverpoola??s Epstein Theatre has been forced to close down, with 14 staff redundancies....
ImagiNation Festival Launches Online Photo ImagiNation Festival Launches Online
by BWW News Desk - August 11, 2020

Theatre Centre, in collaboration with Theatre503, will present ImagiNation Festival, an exciting new online event, culminating their national storytelling project. Showcasing 19 short plays across three days, as well as live Q&As with the acclaimed writers, the Festival aims to broadcast a digital p...
#LightSAred Shines Bright And Gains Government Attention Photo #LightSAred Shines Bright And Gains Government Attention
by BWW News Desk - August 11, 2020

On 05 August, South Africa and her government acknowledged the technical production and live events industry following a massive mobilisation under the banner of #LightSAred. ...
BWW Interview: Janie Dee Talks A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at Opera Holland Park Photo BWW Interview: Janie Dee Talks A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at Opera Holland Park
by Marianka Swain - August 11, 2020

Among the hopeful shoots of returning theatre is a new concert version of Stephen Sondheima??s A Little Night Music, coming to Opera Holland Park on 15 August. West End leading lady Janie Dee is wearing two hats for this project: shea??s both starring as Desiree, and co-producing with Alex Parker. S...
Hell In A Handbag's UNDER THE STARS WITH HANDBAG: A Drive-In Festival Photo Hell In A Handbag's UNDER THE STARS WITH HANDBAG: A Drive-In Festival
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2020

Hell in a Handbag Productions is pleased to welcome audiences back with UNDER THE STARS WITH HANDBAG: A Drive-In Festival a?' five fun and socially-responsible weekends of Handbag productions on a big outdoor screen! Featuring a different show each week, Handbag's pop-up drive-in festival will play ...
Stars Of Rock Come Together During Lockdown To Help Raise Money For Feeding America Photo Stars Of Rock Come Together During Lockdown To Help Raise Money For Feeding America
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2020

Hollywood Physique Expert, Eric the Trainer (www.ericthetrainer.com), has been using the safer at home orders to live his best life.  His latest endeavor stems from his love of music and he's called upon some of his most talented celebrity friends and clients to make his rock star dreams come true....
Wilderman Shares 'Cope Trip' Video Via EARMILK; Single Out Now Photo Wilderman Shares 'Cope Trip' Video Via EARMILK; Single Out Now
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2020

Wilderman has released the video for his latest single, 'Cope Trip' on all DSPs. The video was shared with EARMILK, praising 'Despite the warm, inviting tones, the track carries an escapist self-awareness. ...
ABC Audio Announces Labor Day Weekend Programming Photo ABC Audio Announces Labor Day Weekend Programming
by TV News Desk - August 10, 2020

ABC Audio will provide three three-hour specials to affiliates for use over Labor Day weekend including a country music special hosted by country music superstar and four-time Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan, a rock music special and a news special on how America works during the COVID-19 pandemi...
Guest Blog: Rachel Mariner On The Digital Premiere of Her Play RECOVERING MISOGYNIST Photo Guest Blog: Rachel Mariner On The Digital Premiere of Her Play RECOVERING MISOGYNIST
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2020

Recovering Misogynist is confessional and internal, and in that way it suits the digital format of the audience streaming it on a laptop...
Lauren Phillips Releases New Single, 'Honest, Tonight' Photo Lauren Phillips Releases New Single, 'Honest, Tonight'
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2020

Chicago born songstress, Lauren Phillips, has been busy building her music career, even through the limitations of the Covid crisis....
Aimee Lou Wood, Dianna Agron, Kyle Soller, and More Perform Excerpts From Platform Pr Photo Aimee Lou Wood, Dianna Agron, Kyle Soller, and More Perform Excerpts From Platform Presents Playwright's Prize Finalists.
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2020

Top stars support the 2020 Platform Presents Playwright's Prize including Aimee Lou Wood, Dianna Agron, Kyle Soller, Phoebe Fox, Pippa Bennett-Warner, Aki Omoshaybi and George MacKay, who have self-filmed video excerpts from the finalist plays in isolation during Lockdown...
THE SUN INSIDE Will Be Presented as Part of the Digital Edinburgh Programme Photo THE SUN INSIDE Will Be Presented as Part of the Digital Edinburgh Programme
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2020

As part of ZOO's 2020 eclectic digital Edinburgh programme, Luca Silvestrini's Protein will present the UK debut of a new short film capturing the importance of sunlight during the lockdown period. ...
London Theatre Company Will Re-Open the Bridge Theatre in September Photo London Theatre Company Will Re-Open the Bridge Theatre in September
by BWW News Desk - August 10, 2020

London Theatre Company has made plans to re-open the Bridge Theatre during September and October, assuming that the Government gives the go ahead for indoor performances with socially distanced audiences. ...
Blog: Reflecting On Reviewing at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Photo Blog: Reflecting On Reviewing at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe
by Natalie O'Donoghue - August 10, 2020

BWW reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue reflects on reviewing at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and on how to improve in coming years....
Theater Project Presents WAITING FOR THE HOST, A Play Written For Zoom Photo Theater Project Presents WAITING FOR THE HOST, A Play Written For Zoom
by BWW News Desk - August 08, 2020

Marc Palmieria??s Waiting for the Host, possibly the first-ever full ensemble play written for livestreaming, will now be presented at 7:00 PM, Monday, August 10 after being postponed by the recent storm-related power outages in New Jersey....
Moscow Movie Theatre Reopen Beginning August 1 With New Safety Measures in Place
by BWW News Desk - August 08, 2020

Moscow's cinemas, theaters and concert halls have begun to reopen, starting on August 1....
LISTEN: Rachel Tucker Talks Broadway, West End and More on MAMAS TALKIN' LOUD Podcast Photo LISTEN: Rachel Tucker Talks Broadway, West End and More on MAMAS TALKIN' LOUD Podcast
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2020

Broadway moms, Cara Cooper (The Prom) and Jessica Rush (Tina: The Tina Turner Musical) of the hit podcast 'Mamas Talkin' Loud', in association with the Broadway Podcast Network, have announced that Broadway and West End star Rachel Tucker (Come From Away, Wicked) recently joined them for the finale ...
Live Nation Announces 'Return to Live' in Germany Photo Live Nation Announces 'Return to Live' in Germany
by TV News Desk - August 07, 2020

Live Nation Entertainment today announces the long-awaited restart of large-scale live music events in Germany with “Return to Live.” ...
Disney Employee Pulls the Curtain Back on What it is Like to Work at Disney World Dur Photo Disney Employee Pulls the Curtain Back on What it is Like to Work at Disney World During the Pandemic
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2020

Rolling Stone has reported on a conversation they had with one Disney World employee, pulling the curtain back on issues of safety, whether social distancing is being enforced and more. ...
Armand Van Helden Remixes Jonas Blue & MAX's New Single 'Naked' Photo Armand Van Helden Remixes Jonas Blue & MAX's New Single 'Naked'
by TV News Desk - August 07, 2020

House music legend Armand Van Helden is the latest artist to remix the Jonas Blue & MAX smash ‘Naked’, out now. ...
THE PIRATE QUEEN Raises Over £10,000 For Leukaemia UK Photo THE PIRATE QUEEN Raises Over £10,000 For Leukaemia UK
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2020

In February 2020, theatre producer Tom Gribby brought together an impressive cast for The Pirate Queen production at the London Coliseum, helping raise more than £10,000 for Leukaemia UK....
New Theatre Reopens With NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH Photo New Theatre Reopens With NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH
by BWW News Desk - August 07, 2020

New Theatre is reopening its doors to audiences from Tuesday 8 September, with COVID-safe restrictions in place and subject to government directives regarding public gatherings. ...
Tony Llewellyn-Jones, Vidya Makan And Hayden Tee Featured In BUMPWELL MANOR Photo Tony Llewellyn-Jones, Vidya Makan And Hayden Tee Featured In BUMPWELL MANOR
by BWW News Desk - August 06, 2020

Antipodes Theatre Company has announced casting for Don Winsor's Bumpwell Manor. Part of ATC's Ricochet Reading Series, the online reading will be streamed live to the ATC Facebook Page on Monday, 17th August at 7:00pm. The video will remain available for one week.  ...