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Arts Council England Commissions England's Performing Arts Showcase Consortium Photo Arts Council England Commissions England's Performing Arts Showcase Consortium
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 30, 2020

The organisations involved have been successful in securing an initial investment of £500,000 from Arts Council England for a pilot year, following an open call in summer 2019 for a consortium to devise and deliver a brand-new performing arts showcase at the Edinburgh festivals from 2021-2023.

Bertrand Lesca and Nasi Voutsas To Receive Third Forced Entertainment Award Photo Bertrand Lesca and Nasi Voutsas To Receive Third Forced Entertainment Award
by Stephi Wild - Apr 23, 2020

In amongst the stress and bad news Forced Entertainment are delighted to announce that the recipients of the 2020 Forced Entertainment Award (in memory of Huw Chadbourn) are Bertrand Lesca and Nasi Voutsas.

Fierce Festival and Stan's Cafe Announce New Shared Premises In Albert House In Birmi Photo Fierce Festival and Stan's Cafe Announce New Shared Premises In Albert House In Birmingham City Centre
by Stephi Wild - Oct 8, 2019

Fierce Festival and Stan's Cafe announce new shared city centre premises. Through the support of East Street Arts, the two Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisations will move into Albert House, on Albert Street in Birmingham City Centre, from their former locations in Digbeth, and the Jewelry Quarter, respectively.

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of HAWAII FIVE-0 on CBS - Friday, October 18, 2019 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of HAWAII FIVE-0 on CBS - Friday, October 18, 2019
by TV Scoop - Oct 4, 2019

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Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of HAWAII FIVE-0 on CBS - Friday, September 20, 201 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of HAWAII FIVE-0 on CBS - Friday, September 20, 2019
by TV Scoop - Aug 30, 2019

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Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of HAWAII FIVE-0 on CBS - Friday, September 13, 201 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of HAWAII FIVE-0 on CBS - Friday, September 13, 2019
by TV Scoop - Aug 23, 2019

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Fierce Announce Full Festival Line Up For 2019 Photo Fierce Announce Full Festival Line Up For 2019
by Julie Musbach - Jun 18, 2019

The UK's leading biennial festival of live art, Fierce has announced the full programme for its 2019 festival, the second edition under Artistic Director Aaron Wright.

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of HAWAII FIVE-0 on CBS - Friday, May 10, 2019 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of HAWAII FIVE-0 on CBS - Friday, May 10, 2019
by TV Scoop - Apr 26, 2019

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Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of HAWAII FIVE-0 on CBS - Friday, May 17, 2019 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of HAWAII FIVE-0 on CBS - Friday, May 17, 2019
by TV Scoop - Apr 26, 2019

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Fierce Festival 2019 Announces Three Shows in Partnership with  Birmingham Repertory  Photo Fierce Festival 2019 Announces Three Shows in Partnership with Birmingham Repertory Theatre
by Sarah Hookey - Apr 24, 2019

Following his inaugural festival in 2017, Fierce's Artistic Director Aaron Wright today announces three shows in this year's programme which are being presented in association with Birmingham Repertory Theatre. 

Selina Thompson To Receive The Second Forced Entertainment Award Photo Selina Thompson To Receive The Second Forced Entertainment Award
by Stephi Wild - Jan 29, 2019

Forced Entertainment have announced artist and performer Selina Thompson as the second recipient of the Forced Entertainment Award (in memory of Huw Chadbourn). Created in 2018, the award will recognise one artist (or company) a year until 2021 and comprises £10,000 closely linked to a substantial package of mentoring and subsidiary support tailored each time to the needs and situation of the selected artist or group. The recipient of the 2018 inaugural award was Glasgow-based artist Nic Green.

Scoop: Coming Up on HAWAII FIVE-O on CBS - Today, June 8, 2018 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on HAWAII FIVE-O on CBS - Today, June 8, 2018
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2018

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by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2018

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Scoop: HAWAII FIVE-0 on CBS - Today, October 20, 2017 Photo Scoop: HAWAII FIVE-0 on CBS - Today, October 20, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2017

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Scoop: HAWAII FIVE-O on CBS - Today, September 29, 2017 Photo Scoop: HAWAII FIVE-O on CBS - Today, September 29, 2017
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2017

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The Yard Announces FIERCE VS. THE YARD Photo The Yard Announces FIERCE VS. THE YARD
by Julie Musbach - Sep 11, 2017

In October The Yard welcomes two weeks of double bills featuring live performance company GETINTHEBACKOFTHEAVAN'S (Soho Theatre, Almeida) apocalyptic Frankenshow, and the UK debut of American cabaret star Erin Markey's sensual late-night show Boner Killer. Fierce vs. The Yard is a collaboration with the acclaimed Birmingham-based international festival of cross-art performance Fierce Festival, and marks Artistic Director Aaron Wright's inaugural programme at Fierce as well as the first time the festival brings work to London.

Scoop: HAWAII FIVE-O on CBS - Friday, September 29, 2017 Photo Scoop: HAWAII FIVE-O on CBS - Friday, September 29, 2017
by - Aug 31, 2017

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Fierce Announces Full Programme of Art, Theatre, Dance, Music & More for 2017 Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2017

Today, international festival of performance Fierce announced the full programme of live art, theatre, dance, music, installations, activism, and parties taking over Birmingham from 16 - 22 October 2017.

Tom Jones Restages Darker Version of 'Round and Round' in THE FANTASTICKS
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2017

Playwright Tom Jones is making some changes to his 57-year-old musical THE FANTASTICKS. Mr. Jones has done a little bit of rewriting of the musical number "Round and Round" which he has always felt never quite conveyed the darker elements he intended.

THE FANTASTICKS to Celebrate 57th Anniversary This Week
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2017

Off Broadway's longest running musical, The Fantasticks will celebrate its 57th Anniversary on Wednesday, May 3rd at 7PM.

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