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Martians Land In Coventry For Christmas With SANTA'S MIXED UP MARTIAN Martians Land In Coventry For Christmas With SANTA'S MIXED UP MARTIAN
by BWW News Desk on December 11, 2017 in Ireland

This festive season, a fantastical new Christmas show for children up to the age of 6 comes to The Belgrade Theatre, Coventry as Santa's Mixed Up Martian crash-lands on stage from Thursday 7 Sunday 24 December. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 12/8 - Les Mis, Newsies, School of Rock, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 12/8 - Les Mis, Newsies, School of Rock, and More!
by BWW Special on December 08, 2017 in Ireland

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature ... (more...)
Opening This Weekend BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Pantomime At The Everyman Opening This Weekend BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Pantomime At The Everyman
by BWW News Desk on December 06, 2017 in Ireland

The Christmas season isn't complete without a visit to Cork's favourite traditional Pantomime at the Everyman. When you think of a rose, a clock, a candlestick, a teapot and Beauty what have you got? This year's magical tale of Beauty and the Beast! See the beautiful, old theatre come alive with song, dance and sparkle from Saturday, 9th December, starring the usual crazy gang: Keith Hanley, Niamh O'Mahony, Ciar n Birmingham, Michael Sands, Kelly-Ann Murphy, Fionula Linehan, and many more! (more...)
Dance Consortium Announces THE TROCKS UK And Ireland Tour 2018 Dance Consortium Announces THE TROCKS UK And Ireland Tour 2018
by BWW News Desk on December 05, 2017 in Ireland

Last seen in the UK in 2015, Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo, the multi-award winning all-male, comedy ballet company, will return to the UK and receive its Ireland premiere in 2018 during an eight-week, twelve-venue tour beginning at The Peacock, London on 11 September and concluding at Grand Opera House, Belfast on 3 November. (more...)
Cast Complete for BENIDORM: LIVE, Debuting This Autumn at Newcastle Theatre Royal Cast Complete for BENIDORM: LIVE, Debuting This Autumn at Newcastle Theatre Royal
by BWW News Desk on December 04, 2017 in Ireland

Derren Litten's smash hit ITV comedy BENIDORM is set to bring sunshine and smiles to the UK and Ireland as the first ever stage version of the ITV comedy marks its world premiere at the Theatre Royal, Newcastle from Friday 7th September 2018. The show will be produced for the stage by Michael Harrison and David Ian. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 12/1 - A Christmas Carol, Fiddler, School of Rock, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 12/1 - A Christmas Carol, Fiddler, School of Rock, and More!
by BWW Special on December 01, 2017 in Ireland

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature ... (more...)
GRIEF IS THE THING WITH FEATHERS Comes to Galway and Dublin GRIEF IS THE THING WITH FEATHERS Comes to Galway and Dublin
by BWW News Desk on November 30, 2017 in Ireland

Cillian Murphy in Grief is the Thing with Feathers by Max Porter, adapted and Directed by Enda Walsh, makes its world premi re: Tuesday 20 March 2018, 8pm at the Black Box Theatre, Galway (previews from 16 March. Runs until 24 March) and the O'Reilly Theatre, Dublin (28 March 5 April 2018). Tickets on sale Friday 8 December at 2pm (more...)
CIT Cork School of Music to Present RHYTHM AND JINGLE Benefit Concert for CUH Children's Unit CIT Cork School of Music to Present RHYTHM AND JINGLE Benefit Concert for CUH Children's Unit
by BWW News Desk on November 29, 2017 in Ireland

The CIT Cork School of Music Percussion Department gets together once again with Voiceworks Studio for an afternoon of music-making in aid of the CUH Children's Unit. (more...)
BroadwayWorld Seeks Contributors Based In Ireland BroadwayWorld Seeks Contributors Based In Ireland
by BWW News Desk on November 29, 2017 in Ireland

As a Contributing Editor, you will have the opportunity to review the shows of your choice, conduct interviews with local and touring talent, design features of your own choosing for publishing, and work/network with your local theater press reps to bring exposure to the theatrical offerings in your area. (more...)
World Premiere Of Louise O'Neill's ASKING FOR IT Set For The Everyman Stage 2018 World Premiere Of Louise O'Neill's ASKING FOR IT Set For The Everyman Stage 2018
by BWW News Desk on November 29, 2017 in Ireland

It was announced today that the world premiere production of Asking for It by Louise O'Neill will be performed on the Abbey stage next November. This much anticipated production is produced by Landmark Productions and the Everyman and co-commissioned by the Abbey Theatre. Conceived as a large-scale, technically ambitious production, it will be adapted for stage by Meadhbh McHugh in a collaboration with Annabelle Comyn, who also directs. The creative team also includes set designer Paul O'Mahony; lighting designer Sinead McKenna; sound designer Philip Stewart. Tickets for both venues are on sale now. (more...)
BroadwayWorld Teams with Charity Network to Launch Charity Corner! BroadwayWorld Teams with Charity Network to Launch Charity Corner!
by BWW News Desk on November 28, 2017 in Ireland

BroadwayWorld, the largest and most comprehensive theatre website, has signed on as the 2018 official media partner for Charity Network, including online auction site Charitybuzz and sweepstakes platform Prizeo. This collaboration will bring to the forefront news about doing good and giving back, from Broadway to the broader entertainment industry. (more...)
Colin Hoult to Take 'Anna Mann' on First UK Tour in 2018 Colin Hoult to Take 'Anna Mann' on First UK Tour in 2018
by BWW News Desk on November 23, 2017 in Ireland

Berk's Nest by arrangement with Independent talent present COLIN HOULT/ANNA MANN IN HOW WE STOP THE FASCISTS UK tour, running February - May 2018. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/24 - EVITA, ANNIE, AIDA, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/24 - EVITA, ANNIE, AIDA, and More!
by BWW Special on November 24, 2017 in Ireland

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature ... (more...)
Icarus Theatre Collective to Take THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH on Tour Icarus Theatre Collective to Take THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH on Tour
by BWW News Desk on November 22, 2017 in Ireland

Icarus Theatre Collective, with Millenium Forum, Derry, present The Tragedy of Macbeth - Shakespeare for the Game of Thrones generation. An international tour will run January - April 2018. Scroll down for dates! (more...)
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Returns To Donaghmore JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Returns To Donaghmore
by BWW News Desk on November 20, 2017 in Ireland

Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's rock classic Jesus Christ Superstar is to be given a brand new high-tech re-imagining for the new year when it opens at the Bardic Theatre, Donaghmore on Friday 26 January 2018. Public booking opens this Thursday 23rd November from www.bardictheatre.com and Stewart's Music Shop, Dungannon with an opening night special offer for those who book before January 1st. (more...)
Brokentalkers In Association With Project Arts Centre Present THIS BEACH At The Everyman Brokentalkers In Association With Project Arts Centre Present THIS BEACH At The Everyman
by BWW News Desk on November 20, 2017 in Ireland

This Beach is a blistering satire of white western privilege made in response to the global refugee crisis, from multi-award-winning theatre company Brokentalkers (The Blue Boy, Have I No Mouth, Circus Animals' Desertion). The Irish company are bringing this critically-acclaimed work to seven venues across Ireland this autumn, with performances at Cork's Everyman, Monday 27th to Wednesday 29th November, 8pm. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/17 - MARGARITAVILLE, LES MIS, WAITRESS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/17 - MARGARITAVILLE, LES MIS, WAITRESS and More!
by BWW Special on November 17, 2017 in Ireland

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and more! (more...)
The Everyman Theatre Presents BEAUTY AND THE BEAST The Everyman Theatre Presents BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
by BWW News Desk on November 13, 2017 in Ireland

When you think of a rose, a clock, a candlestick, a teapot and Beauty what have you got? This year's magical tale of Beauty and the Beast which will bring the beautiful old theatre alive from Saturday, 9th December. (more...)
RTE lyric fm to Broadcast Wexford Festival Opera's MEDEA, MARGHERITA and More RTE lyric fm to Broadcast Wexford Festival Opera's MEDEA, MARGHERITA and More
by BWW News Desk on November 11, 2017 in Ireland

Wexford Festival Opera will once again join forces with RTE lyric fm, its National Media Partner, to bring Wexford to an estimated 20 million listeners via the European Broadcasting Union (EBU), as the three mainstage evening operas from WFO 2017 are broadcast in Ireland and across the world. (more...)
Jean Kelly & Fiona Kelly to Join the Cork Pops Orchestra in Cork, Limerick This Autumn Jean Kelly & Fiona Kelly to Join the Cork Pops Orchestra in Cork, Limerick This Autumn
by BWW News Desk on November 10, 2017 in Ireland

Jean Kelly (harp) and Fiona Kelly (flute) are the soloists with the Cork Pops Orchestra in the forthcoming 'Harp Magic' concerts for schools in City Hall, Cork, on November 7th, 8th & 9th, and University Concert Hall, Limerick, on November 10th. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/10 - BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/10 - BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and More!
by BWW Special on November 10, 2017 in Ireland

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and more! (more...)
Jean Kelly & Fiona Kelly to Join the Cork Pops Orchestra in Cork, Limerick This Autumn Jean Kelly & Fiona Kelly to Join the Cork Pops Orchestra in Cork, Limerick This Autumn
by BWW News Desk on November 07, 2017 in Ireland

Jean Kelly (harp) and Fiona Kelly (flute) are the soloists with the Cork Pops Orchestra in the forthcoming 'Harp Magic' concerts for schools in City Hall, Cork, on November 7th, 8th & 9th, and University Concert Hall, Limerick, on November 10th. (more...)
Cork Pops Orchestra to Bring HARP MAGIC to City Hall and UL Limerick Cork Pops Orchestra to Bring HARP MAGIC to City Hall and UL Limerick
by BWW News Desk on November 07, 2017 in Ireland

The annual Cork Pops Orchestra series of concerts for primary and post primary schools continues with 'Harp Magic', presented by Evelyn Grant and featuring harpist Jean Kelly. (more...)
Wexford Festival Opera Awards Artistic Bursaries As The Curtain Falls On WFO 2017 Wexford Festival Opera Awards Artistic Bursaries As The Curtain Falls On WFO 2017
by BWW News Desk on November 06, 2017 in Ireland

Last night the curtain fell on the 2017 Wexford Festival Opera. The final performance of this 18-day Festival was of the critically acclaimed Risurrezione by Franco Alfano which played to a capacity crowd in the National Opera House and was attended by the closing night Guest of Honour An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar. (more...)
RTE lyric fm to Broadcast Wexford Festival Opera's MEDEA, MARGHERITA and More RTE lyric fm to Broadcast Wexford Festival Opera's MEDEA, MARGHERITA and More
by BWW News Desk on November 04, 2017 in Ireland

Wexford Festival Opera will once again join forces with RTE lyric fm, its National Media Partner, to bring Wexford to an estimated 20 million listeners via the European Broadcasting Union (EBU), as the three mainstage evening operas from WFO 2017 are broadcast in Ireland and across the world. (more...)