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VIDEO: Dame Judi Dench Pleas For People to Keep Theatre Alive Amidst the Pandemic Photo VIDEO: Dame Judi Dench Pleas For People to Keep Theatre Alive Amidst the Pandemic
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2020

Judi Dench recently appeared on the Andrew Marr Show to plea for people to keep live theatre alive during the age of the pandemic.

Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden Says the Government Has 'Had to Stall' Reopening Thea Photo Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden Says the Government Has 'Had to Stall' Reopening Theatres Due to a Rise in Cases
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2020

Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden has revealed, in a recent interview with Andrew Marr, that the government has 'had to stall' on plans to reopen theatres due to a rise in COVID-19 cases.

Henley Literary Festival Moves Online With Graham Norton, John Grisham, Nikita Gill a Photo Henley Literary Festival Moves Online With Graham Norton, John Grisham, Nikita Gill and More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2020

Henley Literary Festival moves online for the first time from this weekend, with speakers including John Grisham, Candice Brathwaite, Graham Norton, Joanna Trollope and Michael Morpurgo.

Henley Literary Festival Goes Online This Autumn Photo Henley Literary Festival Goes Online This Autumn
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2020

Henley Literary Festival is going online this autumn, with over 40 events for adults and children covering fiction, sport, entertainment, politics, history and more delivered right to wherever you are.

West End Stars Return To Scotland For Fifth Annual Christmas Concert Raising Funds Ma Photo West End Stars Return To Scotland For Fifth Annual Christmas Concert Raising Funds Maggie's Centre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2019

A host of West End musical performers are set to descend on Grangemouth for the fifth annual concert A West End Christmas In Falkirk! 

SQUEEZE: The Squeeze Songbook Tour 2020 Comes To The VETS Photo SQUEEZE: The Squeeze Songbook Tour 2020 Comes To The VETS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2019

The hit UK rock group Squeeze ('Cool for Cats,' 'Up the Junction,' 'Tempted') will bring their The Squeeze Songbook Tour 2020 to The VETS in Providence, Sunday, February 23, 2020 at 7:30pm. Tickets are on sale Friday and can be purchased online at TheVetsRI.com, by calling (401) 421.ARTS (2787), or in person at The VETS/PPAC box office located at 220 Weybosset St, Providence. Box office hours are Mon-Fri 10am-5pm; Sat 10am-2pm. The VETS on-site box office, located at One Avenue of the Arts, Providence, is only open on show days. For a complete schedule of The VETS events visit TheVetsRI.com.

Jeremy & The Harlequins To Release 'Christmas Special,' New Single Out Now Photo Jeremy & The Harlequins To Release 'Christmas Special,' New Single Out Now
by TV News Desk - Nov 11, 2019

New York City rock 'n' rollers Jeremy & the Harlequins' are ready to rock around the Christmas tree with the release of their original holiday tune, โ€œA Chinese Restaurant on Christmas,โ€ which is available today at all digital service providers.

Dan Owen Releases New Single WHAT IS A MAN Photo Dan Owen Releases New Single WHAT IS A MAN
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2018

Dan Owen has today released his brand new single 'What Is A Man'. The song is the latest to be taken from his forthcoming debut album Stay Awake With Me, out on August 17ththrough Atlantic Records. The song has launched with great support from Spotify who feature the track in their 'New Music Friday' playlist today.

Shona White and Kieran Brown Lead SCOTS IN THE CITY Tonight at the Arts Theatre Photo Shona White and Kieran Brown Lead SCOTS IN THE CITY Tonight at the Arts Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2017

Celebrate St Andrews Day in style with a host of leading West End performers in London in 'Scots In the City' (It's not all bagpipes and Brigadoon..!).

The Barricade Boys Are Throwing a Christmas Party Photo The Barricade Boys Are Throwing a Christmas Party
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2017

Do you hear the people sing? Yes! Fabulous harmonies, incredible vocals, dashing good looks and fantastic personalities! Stars of Les Mis rables, THE BARRICADE BOYS - Scott Garnham, Simon Schofield, Kieran Brown & Craig Mather - invite you to a Christmas party packed with a stocking full of festive family favourites, as they celebrate the most wonderful time of the year.

Shona White and Kieran Brown to Lead SCOTS IN THE CITY at the Arts Theatre Photo Shona White and Kieran Brown to Lead SCOTS IN THE CITY at the Arts Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2017

Celebrate St Andrews Day in style with a host of leading West End performers in London in 'Scots In the City' (It's not all bagpipes and Brigadoon..!).

Current EVITA Star Emma Hatton Announces Solo Show at Pizza Express Live Photo Current EVITA Star Emma Hatton Announces Solo Show at Pizza Express Live
by BWW News Desk - Oct 8, 2017

Currently delighting West End audiences and critics alike with her portrayal of Eva Peron in Evita, Emma Hatton brings her extraordinary voice to Pizza Express Live in Birmingham and Holborn on Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd October respectively.

VIDEO: LADY DAY's Audra McDonald Performs 'God Bless The Child' on BBC One
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2017

Six time Tony Award winner Audra McDonald stopped by this past Sunday's THE ANDREW MARR SHOW on BBC One to perform 'God Bless The Child', a number from the critically acclaimed production of LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR & GRILL

Top Books in Honor of Queen Elizabeth's Sapphire Jubilee
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2017

Queen Elizabeth II celebrates her Sapphire Jubilee, marking the 65th anniversary of the monarch's accession to the throne.

Photo Flash: Uzo Aduba, Zawe Ashton, Laura Carmichael and More Celebrate THE MAIDS Opening in London
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2016

The Jamie Lloyd Company's first production of 2016 is the full-throttle UK premiere of a contemporary adaptation of Jean Genet's masterpiece, THE MAIDS - not seen in the West End for 20 years. Director Jamie Lloyd has assembled a powerhouse trio of actors, including double Emmy Award-winning Uzo Aduba (Orange is the New Black), Zawe Ashton (Fresh Meat) and Laura Carmichael (Downton Abbey), to tackle this explosive psycho-drama. The company just celebrated opening night, and BroadwayWorld has photos from the festivities below!

Death and Taxes Release New Album Today
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2013

Twenty-plus years of stories, twenty-plus years of perfecting music's craft, Ski Lodge's Big Heart is exactly what a debut record should be: the culmination of a creative force's life on this planet. Andrew Marr, the multi-instrumentalist, singer and songwriter behind Ski Lodge, has created a deeply personal record that overflows with lush melodies and insatiably catchy choruses.

Ski Lodge Releases Debut Album Today
by Richard Best - Aug 20, 2013

Twenty-plus years of stories, twenty-plus years of perfecting music's craft, Ski Lodge's Big Heart is exactly what a debut record should be: the culmination of a creative force's life on this planet.

Lena Dunham's GIRLS Among Winners of 2013 Arqiva British Academy Television Awards
by TV News Desk - May 13, 2013

Olivia Colman was honoured with two awards at this evening's Arqiva British Academy Television Awards for Supporting Actress for her role as Sue in Accused (Mo's Story) and for Female Performance in a Comedy Programme for her portrayal as Sally in Twenty Twelve, a programme which also collected an award for Situation Comedy.

Clare Balding to Receive 2013 BAFTA Special Award, May 12
by TV News Desk - Apr 28, 2013

BAFTA has today announced that Clare Balding, television presenter and journalist, will be presented with the Special Award at this year's Arqiva British Academy Television Awards on Sunday 12 May at the Royal Festival Hall.

Trevor Nunn Says Dwindling Regional Theatre Will Affect Economy, West End Talent
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2012

As reported by The Telegraph, Sir Trevor Nunn, former artistic director of the Royal Shakespeare Company and the Royal National Theatre, warned that cuts to arts funding, especially for regional theatre companies, would have a far-reaching effect on the West End talent pool and Britain's tourism industry.

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