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Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/20 - BRIGHT STAR, ALADDIN, THE MUSIC MAN and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/20 - BRIGHT STAR, ALADDIN, THE MUSIC MAN and More!
by BWW Special on April 20, 2018 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 BRIGHT STAR, ALADDIN, THE MUSIC MAN and More! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/12 - LOVE NEVER DIES, FINDING NEVERLAND, FUN HOME, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/12 - LOVE NEVER DIES, FINDING NEVERLAND, FUN HOME, and More!
by BWW Special on April 13, 2018 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 LOVE NEVER DIES, FINDING NEVERLAND, FUN HOME, and More! (more...)
Fishamble: The New Play Company Presents MAZ AND BRICKS Fishamble: The New Play Company Presents MAZ AND BRICKS
by BWW News Desk on April 11, 2018 in Ireland

As part of its commitment to work that engages in public debates of national importance, Fishamble: The New Play Company brings Maz and Bricks by Eva O'Connor on an 11-venue nationwide tour, arriving at the Everyman, Cork, for three nights, Tuesday 17th – Thursday 19th April, with a post-show discussion taking place on Wednesday 18th, hosted by Sandra McEvoy, Head of Womens Studies at University College Cork. (more...)
Watermill Theatre New Season Includes SWEET CHARITY And New Ian Hislop And Nick Newman Play Watermill Theatre New Season Includes SWEET CHARITY And New Ian Hislop And Nick Newman Play
by BWW News Desk on April 09, 2018 in Ireland

The Watermill Theatre's new season, announced today by Artistic Director, Paul Hart, includes the funny and poignant musical SWEET CHARITY, and the premieres of three new plays, including TRIAL BY LAUGHTER, by Ian Hislop and Nick Newman. Booking opens on Monday 23 April with Friends of The Watermill priority booking from Monday 16 April. (more...)
Cast Announced As Booking Opens For Wexford Festival Opera Cast Announced As Booking Opens For Wexford Festival Opera
by BWW News Desk on April 09, 2018 in Ireland

This Saturday, 14th April, booking opens for the 67th Wexford Festival Opera, taking place in October. Today details of the cast for the main stage operas were announced. Wexford Festival Opera is renowned for discovering and presenting hidden gems, not only in the operas on stage but in the outstanding cast of singers it presents. Many of this year's principal singers, who hail from 11 countries, are making their Wexford debut this year. (more...)
Mikel Murfi Is Back Directing Fibin's Latest Production TORAIOCHT Mikel Murfi Is Back Directing Fibin's Latest Production TORAIOCHT
by BWW News Desk on April 06, 2018 in Ireland

Fíbín Irish language Theatre Company, Galway, is celebrating their 15th anniversary this year and are bringing their biggest production to date 'Tóraíocht' to the Everyman, Friday 13th April. This is a new version of the epic tale from the Fenian Cycle of Irish mythology 'The Pursuit of Diarmuid and Gráinne', written by Philip Doherty and directed by the renowned actor and director Mikel Murfi. (more...)
Eleanor Shanley And Charlie McGettigan Come to The Everyman Eleanor Shanley And Charlie McGettigan Come to The Everyman
by BWW News Desk on April 06, 2018 in Ireland

Patrick Talbot Productions announces a unique evening at the Everyman Theatre Cork with two of Ireland's most popular singers. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/6 - THE COLOR PURPLE, WAITRESS, WICKED and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/6 - THE COLOR PURPLE, WAITRESS, WICKED and More!
by BWW Special on April 06, 2018 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 COLOR PURPLE, WAITRESS, WICKED and more! (more...)
A Brand New Season Of Shows On Sale At Wolverhampton Grand Theatre A Brand New Season Of Shows On Sale At Wolverhampton Grand Theatre
by BWW News Desk on April 01, 2018 in Ireland

A brand new season of West End musicals, gripping dramas, dynamic dance and one night concerts on sale next week at Wolverhampton Grand Theatre. (more...)
Doreen Tipton Wins Best Pantomime Newcomer For Role In ALADDIN Doreen Tipton Wins Best Pantomime Newcomer For Role In ALADDIN
by BWW News Desk on April 01, 2018 in Ireland

Doreen Tipton has been crowned Best Pantomime Newcomer at the Great British Pantomime Awards for her role as the Lazy Empress Of China in Wolverhampton Grand Theatre's 2016/17 pantomime, Aladdin. The Great British Pantomime Awards was launched this year to celebrate and recognise outstanding achievements across the country for the 2016/17 pantomime season. Held at London's Theatre Café on Shaftesbury Avenue in the West End,Doreen Tipton and Grand Theatre Chief Executive Adrian Jackson accepted the award from host Christopher Biggins, who himself appeared in a production of Aladdin at the Grand Theatre in 2010/11. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 3/30 - PRETTY WOMAN, LES MIS, BOOK OF MORMON, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 3/30 - PRETTY WOMAN, LES MIS, BOOK OF MORMON, and More!
by BWW Special on March 30, 2018 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 PRETTY WOMAN, LES MIS, BOOK OF MORMON, and More! (more...)
The Royal Shakespeare Company To Host First UK And Ireland Tour Relaxed Performance Of MATILDA at Birmingham Hippodrome The Royal Shakespeare Company To Host First UK And Ireland Tour Relaxed Performance Of MATILDA at Birmingham Hippodrome
by BWW News Desk on March 27, 2018 in Ireland

Birmingham Hippodrome has announced that the RSC will host its first UK and Ireland Tour Relaxed Performance of Matilda The Musical at 2pm on Thurs 19 July 2018. (more...)
Tyrone Huntley and Sophie Stone Join The Watermill Ensemble For A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM Tyrone Huntley and Sophie Stone Join The Watermill Ensemble For A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
by BWW News Desk on March 26, 2018 in Ireland

The Watermill Ensemble will be joined by Tyrone Huntley in the role of Lysander and Sophie Stone as Hermia for A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM by William Shakespeare, directed by Artistic Director, Paul Hart. Also joining the Ensemble are Eva Feiler (Puck), Lillie Flynn (Helena) and Joey Hickman (Demetrius). Fusing actor-musicianship with one of Shakespeare's great comedies, the production runs at the theatre from Thursday 10 May to Saturday 16 June. (more...)
BWW Review: Stages of loss in GRIEF IS THE THING WITH FEATHERS at The Black Box Theatre, Galway BWW Review: Stages of loss in GRIEF IS THE THING WITH FEATHERS at The Black Box Theatre, Galway
by Brendan Daly on March 27, 2018 in Ireland

“'Moving on' is for stupid people,” insists the haunted, just-bereaved Dad (Cillian Murphy) in the world premiere of Grief is the Thing with Feathers, Enda Walsh's ambitions, striking, but unsatisfactory stage adaptation of Max Porter's 2016 novel. (more...)
Passions Clash In Noël Coward's PRIVATE LIVES At The Belgrade Theatre Passions Clash In Noël Coward's PRIVATE LIVES At The Belgrade Theatre
by BWW News Desk on March 23, 2018 in Ireland

???????Strong passions and even stronger personalities will collide in a new production of Noël Coward's most popular and enduring stage comedy at the Belgrade Theatre this April. Sparkling with Coward's signature wit and quick-fire dialogue, Private Lives sets the stage for a classic battle of the sexes when an unexpected encounter between two honeymooning couples unravels a tangled romantic history. (more...)
Roberta Jean Presents New Dance Work BROCADE, Roberta Jean Presents New Dance Work BROCADE,
by BWW News Desk on March 22, 2018 in Ireland

Following debut shows at Glasgow Tramway and NottDance in 2017, dance maker Roberta Jean is to bring her craft inspired dance work Brocade to Sadler's Wells' Lilian Baylis Studio for its London premiere. The show will then travel to Findhorn on the Moray Coast, and will finish with a week in Edinburgh, where it has been selected for the prestigious Made in Scotland showcase during festival season. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 3/23 - PHANTOM, IN THE HEIGHTS, WAITRESS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 3/23 - PHANTOM, IN THE HEIGHTS, WAITRESS and More!
by BWW Special on March 23, 2018 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 Lion King, Finding Neverland, The Crucible, and more! (more...)
From Ballet To Bollywood: New Shows Now On Sale At The Belgrade Theatre From Ballet To Bollywood: New Shows Now On Sale At The Belgrade Theatre
by BWW News Desk on March 21, 2018 in Ireland

As its 60th anniversary year gets into full swing, the Belgrade Theatre is excited to announce a diverse range of productions coming to Coventry during our spring and autumn seasons. (more...)
THE FULL MONTY Will Play the Gaiety Theatre THE FULL MONTY Will Play the Gaiety Theatre
by BWW News Desk on March 21, 2018 in Ireland

David Pugh & Dafydd Rogers's presentation of the Sheffield Theatres production of Simon Beaufoy's THE FULL MONTY, which won the UK Theatre Award for Best Touring Production, will tour the UK & Ireland for the final ever time in 2018/19, opening at the Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham on 3 September 2018. Further tour dates include Chester, Dublin, Killarney, York, Bromley, Swindon, Birmingham, Darlington, Stoke, Norwich and Sheffield with more dates to be added. (more...)
Cabbage-Crunching, Criminal Mastermind Gangsta Granny to Embark on UK and Ireland Tour Cabbage-Crunching, Criminal Mastermind Gangsta Granny to Embark on UK and Ireland Tour
by BWW News Desk on March 21, 2018 in Ireland

She's back! The Olivier Award Nominated cabbage-crunching, criminal mastermind GANGSTA GRANNY is touring the UK and Ireland in 2018 (more...)
Bristol Old Vic's MESSIAH to be Screened at Over 300 Cinemas this Easter Bristol Old Vic's MESSIAH to be Screened at Over 300 Cinemas this Easter
by BWW News Desk on March 20, 2018 in Ireland

Bristol Old Vic is delighted to announce their partnership with Event cinema specialists CinemaLive to deliver the theatre's critically acclaimed 2017 production of Handel's Messiah to cinema audiences for Easter 2018. It is due to be screened in over 300 cinemas on the 28 March. (more...)
WHAT THE LADYBIRD HEARD Comes To The Belgrade Theatre WHAT THE LADYBIRD HEARD Comes To The Belgrade Theatre
by BWW News Desk on March 19, 2018 in Ireland

One little ladybird will be embarking on a big adventure this Easter as Kenny Wax Family bring their colourful new production of What the Ladybird Heard to the Belgrade Theatre. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 3/16 - IN THE HEIGHTS, GUYS AND DOLLS, MOTOWN and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 3/16 - IN THE HEIGHTS, GUYS AND DOLLS, MOTOWN and More!
by BWW Special on March 16, 2018 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 Lion King, Finding Neverland, The Crucible, and more! (more...)
Druid Returns To The Everyman With Its Critically Acclaimed Production Of WAITING FOR GODOT Druid Returns To The Everyman With Its Critically Acclaimed Production Of WAITING FOR GODOT
by BWW News Desk on March 15, 2018 in Ireland

Druid returns to the Everyman from Tuesday 20th to Saturday 24th March with its critically acclaimed production of Samuel Beckett's masterpiece Waiting for Godot, featuring a stellar cast: Garrett Lombard, Aaron Monaghan, Rory Nolan and Marty Rea. (more...)
BWW Feature: Druid Theatre launches the Marie Mullen Theatre Bursary BWW Feature: Druid Theatre launches the Marie Mullen Theatre Bursary
by Brendan Daly on March 13, 2018 in Ireland

Druid Theatre, Galway, Ireland, announces the inaugural Marie Mullen Bursary, open to female theatre artists working in Ireland in the fields of design, directing and dramaturgy. (more...)