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Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/20 - THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, KINKY BOOTS, THE LITTLE MERMAID, and more! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/20 - THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, KINKY BOOTS, THE LITTLE MERMAID, and more!
by BWW Special on October 20, 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 THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, KINKT BOOTS, THE LITTLE MERMAID, 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 October 17, 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...)
Joanne McNally Kicks off Irish Tour of BITE ME at the Everyman Joanne McNally Kicks off Irish Tour of BITE ME at the Everyman
by BWW News Desk on October 13, 2017 in Ireland

This is the story of Joanne's amaaaaaaazing diet. She didn't just lose weight though; she lost jobs, friends and fellas, but she didn't care because she could wear bangles as belts and that's all that mattered. (more...)
Michael Watson, Simon Bailey, Declan Egan, and Lewis Griffiths to Lead JERSEY BOYS Tour; 12 Extra Dates Added Michael Watson, Simon Bailey, Declan Egan, and Lewis Griffiths to Lead JERSEY BOYS Tour; 12 Extra Dates Added
by BWW News Desk on October 13, 2017 in Ireland

Due to overwhelming demand, a further 12 dates have been announced for the second UK & Ireland Tour of the Tony, Olivier and Grammy Award-winning musical JERSEY BOYS, taking the tour through to March 2019. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/13 - ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/13 - ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More!
by BWW Special on October 13, 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 ONCE, FUN HOME, FROM HERE TO ETERNITY and More! (more...)
CLASS, Dublin Theatre Festival 2017, and More This Week at The New Theatre CLASS, Dublin Theatre Festival 2017, and More This Week at The New Theatre
by BWW News Desk on October 10, 2017 in Ireland

CLASS, as part of Dublin Theatre Festival 2017, is getting rave reviews from audiences and critics alike and is almost completely sold out for the rest of the run, but there are still a couple of tickets left directly from DTF box office. (more...)
BWW Review: Longing for an heir to the throne in KING OF THE CASTLE BWW Review: Longing for an heir to the throne in KING OF THE CASTLE
by Brendan Daly on October 06, 2017 in Ireland

A stark exploration of inheritance, home, and the legacy of Ireland's post-Famine mindset, Eugene McCabe's unsettling, overlooked King of the Castle is imaginatively revived in Druid Theatre's production. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/6 - HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 10/6 - HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More!
by BWW Special on October 06, 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 HAIR, BILLY ELLIOT, and More! (more...)
CLASS, Dublin Theatre Festival 2017, and More This Week at The New Theatre CLASS, Dublin Theatre Festival 2017, and More This Week at The New Theatre
by BWW News Desk on October 03, 2017 in Ireland

After a sell-out run in The Civic Theatre, CLASS by Iseult Golden and David Horan opens this week at The New Theatre! (more...)
TOM CREAN - ANTARCTIC EXPLORER Returns to the Everyman TOM CREAN - ANTARCTIC EXPLORER Returns to the Everyman
by BWW News Desk on October 02, 2017 in Ireland

Written and performed by Aidan Dooley, Tom Crean Antarctic Explorer, returns for a 10th time to the Everyman in Cork. (more...)
Gerry and The Pacemakers Announce Farewell UK Tour Dates Gerry and The Pacemakers Announce Farewell UK Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk on September 30, 2017 in Ireland

'Gerry' Marsden MBE, best known for being leader of the British Merseybeat band Gerry and the Pacemakers. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/29 - BRIDGES, A CHORUS LINE, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/29 - BRIDGES, A CHORUS LINE, and More!
by BWW Special on September 29, 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 BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY, A CHORUS LINE, and More! (more...)
Dublin Theatre Festival 2017 and More This Week at The New Theatre Dublin Theatre Festival 2017 and More This Week at The New Theatre
by BWW News Desk on September 26, 2017 in Ireland

Dublin Theatre Festival kicks off tomorrow at The New Theatre with 'Playboyz' by Martin Sharry. Playboyz is a re-imagining of JM Synge's Playboy of the Western World. (more...)
Winners Announced For UK's Most Welcoming Theatre 2017 Winners Announced For UK's Most Welcoming Theatre 2017
by BWW News Desk on September 26, 2017 in Ireland

UK Theatre has announced the 12 regional and national winners of the UK's Most Welcoming Theatre 2017 in association with Smooth Radio. (more...)
WICKED UK & Ireland Tour Announces Full Cast! WICKED UK & Ireland Tour Announces Full Cast!
by BWW News Desk on September 26, 2017 in Ireland

WICKED, the West End and Broadway musical phenomenon that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is delighted to announce that Amy Ross (Elphaba), Helen Woolf (Glinda), Steven Pinder (The Wizard and Doctor Dillamond), Kim Ismay (Madame Morrible), Emily Shaw (Nessarose), Iddon Jones (Boq) and Nikki Bentley (Standby for Elphaba) will join the previously announced Aaron Sidwell (Fiyero) to lead the cast of the forthcoming return engagement of the spectacular, critically acclaimed and multi record-breaking UK & Ireland Tour in 2018. (more...)
Margaret Cho's 'Fresh Off The Bloat' Tour to Hit US, UK, Belgium and More Margaret Cho's 'Fresh Off The Bloat' Tour to Hit US, UK, Belgium and More
by BWW News Desk on September 23, 2017 in Ireland

Five-time Grammy and Emmy nominated comedian Margaret Cho has much to celebrate as she was recently named one of Rolling Stone magazine's 50 Best Stand-Up Comics of All Time and is set to launch what is sure to be her sickest stand-up comedy show to date this fall. (more...)
Photos and Video: The RSA Hosts Leading British Playwrights for NATIONS ON THE WORLD STAGES Symposium Photos and Video: The RSA Hosts Leading British Playwrights for NATIONS ON THE WORLD STAGES Symposium
by BWW News Desk on September 22, 2017 in Ireland

Yesterday a major symposium was held at The RSA at which leading British playwrights discussed how theatre should respond to and reflect the changing international role of Great Britain, Northern Ireland and Europe over the next decade. Scroll down for photos and footage from the event! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/22 - HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/22 - HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More!
by BWW Special on September 22, 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 HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More! (more...)
ART Comes to Theatre Royal, presented by David Pugh & Dafydd Rogers ART Comes to Theatre Royal, presented by David Pugh & Dafydd Rogers
by BWW News Desk on September 19, 2017 in Ireland

David Pugh & Dafydd Rogers will produce the 2018 UK & Ireland Tour of the Old Vic production of Yasmina Reza's Olivier, Tony and Moliere award-winning comedy ART, translated by Christopher Hampton. (more...)
Casting Announced for Coventry Musical GODIVA ROCKS Casting Announced for Coventry Musical GODIVA ROCKS
by BWW News Desk on September 19, 2017 in Ireland

The Belgrade Theatre has announced the cast for its Coventry Musical Godiva Rocks, including Niki Evans who wowed the judges on the 2007 series of ITV's X Factor. Premiering on the Main Stage this October, Godiva Rocks is the must-see new musical featuring a soundtrack of hit songs from Coventry artists through the decades, and brings together a talented cast of actors, singers and musicians. (more...)
Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 Continues at the New Theatre Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 Continues at the New Theatre
by BWW News Desk on September 19, 2017 in Ireland

After a jam-packed first week, Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 continues this week at The New Theatre! (more...)
Theatrical Rights Worldwide Opens UK and Ireland Office Theatrical Rights Worldwide Opens UK and Ireland Office
by BWW News Desk on September 19, 2017 in Ireland

Theatrical Rights Worldwide (TRW) have just announced the opening of their UK office on Regent Street, London. (more...)
THE GREATEST LOVE OF ALL Starring Belinda Davids Returns to the UK and Ireland THE GREATEST LOVE OF ALL Starring Belinda Davids Returns to the UK and Ireland
by BWW News Desk on September 18, 2017 in Ireland

Whitney Houston fans are in for a treat this Autumn when The Greatest Love of All: The Whitney Houston Show starring Belinda Davids returns to the UK and Ireland for a second tour after wowing local audiences in 2016. (more...)
Belgrade Theatre Celebrates 10 Years of B2 Belgrade Theatre Celebrates 10 Years of B2
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2017 in Ireland

The Belgrade Theatre has hosted an anniversary party to celebrate 10 years of its B2 auditorium this September. Special guests were invited to join Belgrade staff for a glass of fizz and a slice of cake in celebration of B2's 10th birthday, as well as hearing from speakers including Artistic Director Hamish Glen, Associate Director Justine Themen and Coventry's Lord Mayor, Tony Skipper. (more...)
Silent Screen Star Hits the Road in SUNSET BOULEVARD UK Tour Silent Screen Star Hits the Road in SUNSET BOULEVARD UK Tour
by BWW News Desk on September 16, 2017 in Ireland

Michael Harrison and David Ian will present the UK and Ireland tour of the Curve production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's award-winning musical SUNSET BOULEVARD. Starring Ria Jones as Norma Desmond and directed by Nikolai Foster, SUNSET BOULEVARD will open at Curve tonight 16 September 2017 (press night Thursday 28 September), before touring the UK and Ireland. See the tour schedule below, with more dates to be announced soon. (more...)