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Griff Rhys Jones and Matt Terry Join DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS Photo Griff Rhys Jones and Matt Terry Join DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS
by Stephi Wild - Sep 18, 2019

The record-setting Broadway sensation, Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical today confirms casting for its Cardiff run at Motorpoint Arena Cardiff from Wednesday 20th a?' Sunday 24th November 2019 and it's Christmas season at The Lowry opening on Tuesday 10 December 2019 and running through until Sunday 5 January 2020. Comedy legend Griff Rhys Jones will star as Old Max, alongside X-Factor winner Matt Terry as Young Max and Edward Baker-Duly as the world-famous mischief maker, The Grinch.

Dame Judi Dench To Help Reopen The Ashcroft Playhouse Photo Dame Judi Dench To Help Reopen The Ashcroft Playhouse
by Julie Musbach - Aug 6, 2019

Award-winning actress Dame Judi Dench will be in Croydon next month to kick-off a week-long series of events celebrating the reopening of Fairfield Halls.

The Little OPERA Theatre Of NY Presents The New York Premiere Of Benjamin Britten's O Photo The Little OPERA Theatre Of NY Presents The New York Premiere Of Benjamin Britten's OWEN WINGRAVE
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 26, 2019

The little OPERA theatre of ny(LOTNY) presents the New York Premiere of Benjamin Britten's opera in two acts, OWEN WINGRAVE, with libretto by Myfanwy Piper, at GK Arts Center, 29 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY, from May 9-12, 2019, with performances Thursday through Saturday at 7:30pm and Sunday at 3pm. Tickets are $20-$45 and are available at www.ticketcentral.com.

EDINBURGH 2017: BWW Q&A- Consignia
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 5, 2017

BWW speaks to Consignia ahead of their run at the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

BWW Review: SAND IN THE SANDWICHES, Theatre Royal Haymarket
by Cindy Marcolina - Jun 1, 2017

Edward Fox stars in the one-man tribute to Great Britain's most acclaimed Poet Laureate John Betjeman. Following a successful UK tour, Sand in the Sandwiches is a verbal tour de force for the actor, who, at the age of 80, delivers a distinguished transposition of the artist.

Save 40% On Tickets For SAND IN THE SANDWICHES
by Marianka Swain - May 24, 2017

Edward Fox brings one-man show SAND IN THE SANDWICHES to London's West End for a strictly limited run, playing at the Theatre Royal Haymarket 30 May-3 June. Book tickets here from £15

ANNIE Leads June's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - May 22, 2017

London is never short of theatre temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From a classic musical and acclaimed Shakespeare to buzzy history plays, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews…

BWW Interview: Edward Fox Talks Betjeman Play SAND IN THE SANDWICHES
by Marianka Swain - May 8, 2017

Edward Fox's stellar stage and screen career ranges from Hamlet and The Go-Between to The Day of the Jackal. He's currently performing one-man John Betjeman play Sand in the Sandwiches, which comes to London's Theatre Royal Haymarket on 30 May.

Offbeat Announces Full Programme For Second Annual Festival
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2017

The full programme is today announced for the second annual Offbeat, Oxford's fringe festival of performing arts, taking place from 23 June - 2 July 2017 at Oxford Playhouse and Old Fire Station. 

Theatre Royal Bath Announces Jonathan Church's Inaugural Summer Season 2017
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2017

Artistic Director Jonathan Church's complete programme for Theatre Royal Bath's annual Summer Season is today announced. Church's inaugural season of five plays will open with David Hare's Racing Demons from 21 June, followed by Sand in the Sandwiches by Hugh Whitemore, the UK Premiere of Alfred Hitchcock's North by Northwest, Looking at Lucian by Alan Franks and Alan Bennett's The Lady in the Van.


John Betjeman Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has John Betjeman written?
John Betjeman has written 1 shows including Betjemania (Lyricist).