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[West End, 2018]
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Review: Overwhelming Splendor Arrives with MOULIN ROUGE! at OC's Segerstrom Center Photo Review: Overwhelming Splendor Arrives with MOULIN ROUGE! at OC's Segerstrom Center
by Michael Quintos - Nov 17, 2022

Loosely adapted from Baz Luhrmann's 1999 hit movie, the campy, sensory overload that is the Tony Award-winning stage adaptation of MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL---now playing at OC's Segerstrom Center for the Arts through November 27, 2022---is an entertaining pop-music-tinged feast for the senses.

Review: STRICTLY BALLROOM THE MUSICAL, Birmingham Hippodrome Photo Review: STRICTLY BALLROOM THE MUSICAL, Birmingham Hippodrome
by Laura Lott - Nov 1, 2022

The cast and creatives attached to this production of Strictly Ballroom the Musical are enough to make any Strictly Come Dancing fan salivate. Yet despite what should be a winning team, this production fails to find all the right moves.

Photos: Baz Luhrmann's STRICTLY BALLROOM Dances into the New Theatre Photo Photos: Baz Luhrmann's STRICTLY BALLROOM Dances into the New Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 27, 2022

Baz Luhrmann’s smash hit musical Strictly Ballroom is set to sweep Peterborough audiences off their feet when the brand-new tour, directed by the fab-u-lous Craig Revel Horwood, waltzes into the New Theatre from 28 November – 3 December. See photos from the production.

Cast Announced For the UK Tour of STRICTLY BALLROOM Photo Cast Announced For the UK Tour of STRICTLY BALLROOM
by Stephi Wild - Aug 26, 2022

Baz Luhrmann’s smash hit musical Strictly Ballroom is set to sweep audiences off their feet once more when the new 2022/2023 tour, directed by the fab-u-lous Craig Revel Horwood, begins in Portsmouth on 26th September.

Interview: Andrew Bovell (Playwright) of THINGS I KNOW TO BE TRUE at Great Barrington Photo Interview: Andrew Bovell (Playwright) of THINGS I KNOW TO BE TRUE at Great Barrington Public Theater
by Adam Cohen - Aug 8, 2022

Playwright Andrew Bovell shares his thoughts as his play 'Things I Know To Be True' is presented at the Great Barrington Public Theater through August 14th.

ELVIS se estrena hoy en cines Photo ELVIS se estrena hoy en cines
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Jun 24, 2022

La nueva película está dirigida por Baz Luhrmann y llega a la gran pantalla en nuestro país.

Kacey Musgraves Shares 'Can't Help Falling in Love' From ELVIS Soundtrack Photo Kacey Musgraves Shares 'Can't Help Falling in Love' From ELVIS Soundtrack
by Michael Major - Jun 22, 2022

Kacey Musgraves has shared her rendition of 'Can't Help Falling in Love' from the ELVIS Original Motion Picture Soundtrack via House of Iona/RCA Records. This latest release follows Doja Cat’s melodic single “Vegas” and Swae Lee & Diplo's “Tupelo Shuffle” featuring Gary Clark Jr. The track was released with a new music video featuring film footage.

ELVIS Star Austin Butler Releases New Track 'Trouble' Photo ELVIS Star Austin Butler Releases New Track 'Trouble'
by Michael Major - Jun 13, 2022

RCA Records releases Austin Butler’s version of the Elvis' “Trouble” from the ELVIS Original Motion Picture Soundtrack. Check out where to listen!

VIDEO: Doja Cat Drops 'Vegas' Video From ELVIS Soundtrack Photo VIDEO: Doja Cat Drops 'Vegas' Video From ELVIS Soundtrack
by Michael Major - Jun 6, 2022

Watch Doja Cat's video for her single “Vegas” from the ELVIS Original Motion Picture Soundtrack. The video features Shonka Dukureh, who plays Big Mama Thornton in the film.

Swae Lee & Diplo Release 'Tupelo Shuffle' From ELVIS Original Motion Picture Soundtra Photo Swae Lee & Diplo Release 'Tupelo Shuffle' From ELVIS Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
by Michael Major - Jun 6, 2022

Swae Lee & Diplo drop new single “Tupelo Shuffle” featuring Gary Clark Jr. (who plays Arthur “Big Boy” Crudup in the film) and Austin Butler (who give voice to Elvis Presley on the track and plays him in the film) from the ELVIS Original Motion Picture Soundtrack via House of Iona/RCA Records.

Craig Pearce Videos

VIDEO: First Look at Baz Luhrmann's ELVIS Biopic in Official Trailer Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at Baz Luhrmann's ELVIS Biopic in Official Trailer

by Michael Major - Feb 17, 2022

The film explores the life and music of Elvis Presley (Butler), seen through the prism of his complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel Tom Parker (Hanks). The cast also includes Richard Roxburgh, Hellen Thomson, Natasha Bassett, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Zavier Samuel, and Jodi Smit-McPhee.

VIDEO: Get a Preview of the UK Premiere of STRICTLY BALLROOM, Beginning Previews Next Videoplay
VIDEO: Get a Preview of the UK Premiere of STRICTLY BALLROOM, Beginning Previews Next Week

by Julie Musbach - Mar 20, 2018

Strictly Ballroom is the romantic story that was embraced around the world, and went on to put the Strictly into Come Dancing! Based on the multi award-winning movie, the first instalment from Baz Luhrmann's acclaimed Red Curtain Trilogy, the musical production is a kaleidoscope of colour and fun. Watch a preview of the incoming show below!

VIDEO: First Look - TNT Hath Bestowed a Greenlight on New Shakespeare-Inspired Drama WILL
by Caryn Robbins - May 18, 2016

TNT has ordered 10 episodes of WILL, a brand new drama that tells the wild story of young William Shakespeare, played by newcomer Laurie Davidson.

STAGE TUBE: First TV Spot for Baz Luhrmann's STRICTLY BALLROOM THE MUSICAL in Sydney!
by Stage Tube - Apr 9, 2014

Baz Luhrmann's exciting, action packed STRICTLY BALLROOM THE MUSICAL, presented by Global Creatures, is currently in previews in Australia. STRICTLY BALLROOM THE MUSICAL is the inspiring story of a championship ballroom dancer who defies all the rules to follow his heart. This uplifting and courageous tale will open on Saturday, April 12 at Sydney's Lyric Theatre, Star City. Click below to watch a colorful TV spot, featuring highlights from the show!

VIDEO: DiCaprio & More Talk GREAT GATSBY on Red Carpet
by - May 3, 2013

Below, check out what GREAT GATSBY stars Emeli Sande, Toby McQuire and Leonardo Di Caprio had to say as they arrived on the red carpet for the film's New York premiere!

VIDEO: First Look - New TV Spot of Luhrmann's THE GREAT GATSBY
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 29, 2013

Warner Bros. Pictures has released new extended TV spot for Baz Lurhmann's highly anticipated reboot of THE GREAT GATSY. The ad features Lana del Rey's single 'Young & Beautiful.' Check it out below!

VIDEO: New Trailer for Baz Luhrmann's THE GREAT GATSBY
by Tyler Peterson - Apr 23, 2013

Warner Bros. has released an all-new trailer for Baz Luhrmann's highly anticipated remake of THE GREAT GATSBY. The film, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, hits theaters on May 10th. Check it out, via ComingSoon.net, below!

VIDEO: First Listen - Soundtrack Sampler for Baz Luhrmann's THE GREAT GATSBY
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 16, 2013

Below, get a first listen to a sampler of the soundtrack from Baz Luhrmann's THE GREAT GATSBY!

VIDEO: First Look - All-New Trailer for Baz Luhrmann's THE GREAT GATSBY
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 4, 2013

Warner Bros. has released an all-new trailer for Baz Luhrmann's highly anticipated remake of THE GREAT GATSBY. The film, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, hits theaters on May 10th. Get a first look below!

VIDEO: First Look - New TV Spots for Baz Luhrmann's THE GREAT GATSBY
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 26, 2013

Two new TV spots have been revealed for Baz Luhrmann's highly anticipated remake of THE GREAT GATSBY. The film, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, hits theaters on May 10th. Get a first look below!