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Helen Edmundson

 
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[Broadway, 2015]
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Helen Edmundson Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2016 - Outstanding New Broadway Play
Helen Edmundson, Therese Raquin
 
Olivier Awards - 2006 - Best New Play
Helen EdmundsonCoram Boy

Helen Edmundson News

MGM'S EPIX to Relaunch as MGM+ in Early 2023 With New Brand Identity and Programming  Photo MGM'S EPIX to Relaunch as MGM+ in Early 2023 With New Brand Identity and Programming Offerings
by Michael Major - Sep 28, 2022

The newly unveiled brand will debut in conjunction with the Season Three premiere of the acclaimed series Godfather of Harlem. The show’s second season was EPIX’s best performing season of all time, breaking records for single-title streams in a single day across EPIX’s digital channels.

Guthrie Theater Appoints Tracy Brigden as Senior Artistic Producer Photo Guthrie Theater Appoints Tracy Brigden as Senior Artistic Producer
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 13, 2022

Tracy Brigden has been named the Guthrie Theater’s Senior Artistic Producer and a member of the Senior Management Team. Before coming to the Guthrie, she served as Artistic Director at City Theatre in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, for 16 years.

Shaw Festival Announces 2023 Season Featuring the World Premiere of PRINCE CASPIAN, N Photo Shaw Festival Announces 2023 Season Featuring the World Premiere of PRINCE CASPIAN, Noel Coward's BLITHE SPIRIT & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2022

The Shaw Festival has announced its 61st season. A mix of classics, real hidden gems, new works and a variety of voices will be seen, heard and experienced in both their indoor and outdoor spaces next season.

Music Theater Works To Present ZORRO: THE MUSICAL At The North Shore Center For The P Photo Music Theater Works To Present ZORRO: THE MUSICAL At The North Shore Center For The Performing Arts, August 12
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 4, 2022

Music Theater Works presents the regional premiere of Zorro: The Musical at the North Shore Center For The Performing Arts In Skokie, 9501 Skokie Blvd, Skokie, August 11 -  August 21.

BWW Review: ZORRO THE MUSICAL, Charing Cross Theatre Photo BWW Review: ZORRO THE MUSICAL, Charing Cross Theatre
by Caroline Cronin - Apr 13, 2022

Zorro the Musical has lived many lives before its latest engagement at the Charing Cross Theatre. From the West End Production of 2008-09 to this production’s first outing at the Hope Mill Theatre in Manchester, which was cruelly cut short just two previews in by the pandemic. It bursts into its new home with fiery abandon.

Photos: First Look at ZORRO THE MUSICAL at Charing Cross Theatre Photo Photos: First Look at ZORRO THE MUSICAL at Charing Cross Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Apr 12, 2022

All new photos have been released from the newly reimagined Zorro The Musical by Stephen Clark and Helen Edmundson, featuring music by the Gipsy Kings and John Cameron, with lyrics by Stephen Clark.

JERUSALEM Leads April's Top 10 New London Shows Photo JERUSALEM Leads April's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Apr 1, 2022

London is never short of temptations, whether epic West End shows, engrossing dramas or bold fringe offerings. From a juicy revival to a new political play and a classic musical reborn, here are some of this month’s most eye-catching openings. Don’t forget to check back for BroadwayWorld’s reviews, interviews and features!

Book SMALL ISLAND Tickets Now With Our Exclusive Prices Photo Book SMALL ISLAND Tickets Now With Our Exclusive Prices
by Marianka Swain - Apr 1, 2022

Hortense yearns for a new life away from rural Jamaica, Gilbert dreams of becoming a lawyer and Queenie longs to escape her Lincolnshire roots. Small Island follows their lives through the Second World War until the arrival of HMT Empire Windrush at Tilbury, where hopes for the future soon meet the stubborn reality of post-war Britain.

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For ZORRO THE MUSICAL at Charing Cross Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For ZORRO THE MUSICAL at Charing Cross
by Stephi Wild - Mar 14, 2022

Rehearsal photos have been released for the newly reimagined Zorro The Musical by Stephen Clark and Helen Edmundson, featuring music by the Gipsy Kings and John Cameron, with lyrics by Stephen Clark.

BWW Review: SMALL ISLAND, National Theatre Photo BWW Review: SMALL ISLAND, National Theatre
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Mar 4, 2022

Rufus Norris’ stage production of Andrea Levy’s Small Island was hailed as a triumph on its debut in 2019. The epic story of race, friendship and betrayal set among the Windrush generation was a welcome distraction when streamed during lockdown and now makes an exultant return to the grandeur of the Olivier’s stage.

Helen Edmundson Videos

BWW TV: Keira Knightley Reflects on Her Big Broadway Debut on Opening Night of THERESE RAQUIN!
by TV - Opening Night Special - Oct 30, 2015

The Broadway adaptation of THER√ąSE RAQUIN, starring Academy and Golden Globe nominee Keira Knightley (Therese) in her Broadway debut, began preview performances on October 1, 2015, and opened officially last night, October 29, 2015 on Broadway at Studio 54. BroadwayWord was there for all of the festivities and below, you can check out interviews with Knightley and her costars from after the curtain went down!

BWW TV: Watch Keira Knightley & More in THERESE RAQUIN on Broadway; Opens Tonight!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 29, 2015

The Broadway adaptation of THER√ąSE RAQUIN, starring Academy and Golden Globe nominee Keira Knightley (Therese) in her Broadway debut, began preview performances on October 1, 2015, and opens officially tonight, October 29, 2015 on Broadway at Studio 54. Check out highlights of the cast in action below!

STAGE TUBE: In Rehearsal with ZORRO The Musical at Hale Center Theatre
by Stage Tube - Feb 22, 2012

Hale Centre Theatre (HCT), Utah's Premiere Family Theatre, has brought Spanish and theatrical flair to the United States with premiere of Zorro. The production opened on Feb. 15 and runs through April 11. Click below to go inside the rehearsal room and hear from the production's team!

BWW Video Show Preview: Coram Boy
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2007

BroadwayWorld soars to 18th century London in these highlights from Coram Boy!


Helen Edmundson Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Helen Edmundson written?
Helen Edmundson has written 4 shows including Coram Boy (Playwright), Zorro (Source Material), Therese Raquin (Playwright), Queen Anne (Playwright).

What awards has Helen Edmundson been nominated for?
Outstanding New Broadway Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Therese Raquin and Best New Play (Olivier Awards) for Coram Boy .