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VIDEO: Ian McKellen, Jennifer Saunders, Harriet Thorpe and More Take Part in AN EVENI Photo VIDEO: Ian McKellen, Jennifer Saunders, Harriet Thorpe and More Take Part in AN EVENING AT JOE'S Virtual Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2020

On November 26 at 8pm, a third virtual fundraising event took place to benefit Joe Allen's in the UK! The event featured Ian McKellen and Jennifer Saunders in conversation with Harriet Thorpe, alongside the likes of Christopher Biggins, Lesley Joseph, Amanda Barrie, Maureen Lipman and Gyles Brandreth.

Ian McKellen, Jennifer Saunders, Harriet Thorpe and More Take Part in AN EVENING AT J Photo Ian McKellen, Jennifer Saunders, Harriet Thorpe and More Take Part in AN EVENING AT JOE'S Virtual Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2020

On November 26 at 8pm, a third virtual fundraising event to benefit Joe Allen's in the UK will be taking place! The event will feature Ian McKellen and Jennifer Saunders in conversation with Harriet Thorpe, alongside the likes of Christopher Biggins, Lesley Joseph, Amanda Barrie, Maureen Lipman and Gyles Brandreth.

LIVE IN LONDON at The Hippodrome Announces New Performance Schedule Photo LIVE IN LONDON at The Hippodrome Announces New Performance Schedule
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2020

Fourth Wall Live and The Hippodrome Casino London have announced a new performance schedule for the LIVE IN LONDON series at the Hippodrome Casino this winter. The season runs from Thursday 3 December until Sunday 20 December and includes two shows nightly at 7.00pm and 9.00pm.

Jenna Russell, Oliver Tompsett, Wendi Peters and More Announced for Hippodrome Casino Photo Jenna Russell, Oliver Tompsett, Wendi Peters and More Announced for Hippodrome Casino Concerts
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2020

Fourth Wall Live and The Hippodrome Casino London have announced a series of over 40 shows at the Hippodrome Casino this winter. The season runs from 18 November every week for 5 weeks and will include two shows nightly at 7.00pm and 9.00pm.

Queen's Brian May Raising Money for Breast Cancer Awareness Month Photo Queen's Brian May Raising Money for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
by TV News Desk - Oct 20, 2020

After several mysterious teases on social media, Queen legend Brian May has now confirmed the upcoming release of what he calls a ‘kick a**’ track’; one he has produced and that’s performed by sensational singers WOMAN and accompanied by May’s guitar. 

VIDEO: Mazz Murray, Kerry Ellis, Gina Murray and Anna Jane-Casey Team Up With Brian M Photo VIDEO: Mazz Murray, Kerry Ellis, Gina Murray and Anna Jane-Casey Team Up With Brian May on 'I'm A Woman'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2020

After several mysterious teases on social media, Queen legend Brian May has now confirmed the upcoming release of what he calls a 'kick a**' track'; one he has produced and that's performed by sensational singers WOMAN and accompanied by May's guitar. The WOMAN supergroup features Mazz Murray, Kerry Ellis, Gina Murray and Anna-Jane Casey.

Christina Bianco Will Play the Hippodrome Casino in May Photo Christina Bianco Will Play the Hippodrome Casino in May
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2020

Internationally acclaimed vocalist CHRISTINA BIANCO returns to her old stomping grounds, The Hippodrome Casino [Lolas Underground], for an evening of unforgettable music, comedy and impressions.

Casting Announced For New Musical STAGES At VAULT Festival Photo Casting Announced For New Musical STAGES At VAULT Festival
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2020

Casting announced for the world premiere of brand new musical Stages which comes to VAULT Festival this March, written and composed by Christian Czornyj and directed by Adam Lenson.

BWW Interview: Anna-Jane Casey Talks GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY at Gielgud Theatre Photo BWW Interview: Anna-Jane Casey Talks GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY at Gielgud Theatre
by Anthony Walker-Cook - Dec 13, 2019

Following successful runs at the Old Vic, in the West End and in New York, Conor McPherson's Girl from the North Country returns for a limited run at the Gielgud Theatre. Anna-Jane Casey's past work includes Chicago, Billy Elliot and Calendar Girls, alongside regular appearances in the BBC's Prom series. She talks about her role, Bob Dylan's music and the audience reactions she's experienced so far.

BWW Review: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Bursts with 
Emotion in the Hands of a Stell Photo BWW Review: GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Bursts with Emotion in the Hands of a Stellar Cast
by Isabella Perrone - Oct 8, 2019

Set in Bob Dylan's hometown of Duluth, Minnesota in 1934, writer and director Conor McPherson's GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY is equal parts bleak and beautiful. The busy story centers on the Laine family and their guest house; stressed father and husband Nick (Donald Sage MacKay) is busy caring for his wife Elizabeth (Katie Brayben), whose dementia has progressed to the point where she's like a rowdy child with a sailor's mouth. His issues double with their children Gene (Colin Bates), an alcoholic, would-be writer and Marianne (Gloria Obianyo), their adopted Black daughter who's several months pregnant.

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal For GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Photo Photo Flash: In Rehearsal For GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2019

The critically-acclaimed hit Girl from the North Country, written and directed byConor McPherson with music and lyrics by Bob Dylan, is to play at the Gielgud Theatre in the West End for a limited season from 10 December 2019 to 1 February 2020. Girl from the North Country opens in the West End following a run at the Royal Alexandra Theatre, Toronto, opening 28 September 2019, and prior to the Broadway production opening in March 2020 at The Belasco Theatre.

Royal Surrey Women's Choir Announce Summer Charity Concert 2019 Photo Royal Surrey Women's Choir Announce Summer Charity Concert 2019
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2019

For one-night-only, on SATURDAY 27TH July 2019 at 7:30pm, Emcee Jake Hellier and the Royal Surrey Choir return to the stage for their 2019 Summer Charity Concert 'It's The Girls' celebrating the 60's Girl-Group revolution and featuring classic songs from Aretha Franklin, Dusty Springfield, Cilla Black, Carole King and more!

GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Returns to the West End Photo GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY Returns to the West End
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2019

The critically-acclaimed hit Girl from the North Country, written and directed by Conor McPherson with music and lyrics by Bob Dylan, is to play at the Gielgud Theatre in the West End for a limited season from 10 December 2019 to 1 February 2020. Girl from the North Country opens in the West End following a run at the Royal Alexandra Theatre, Toronto, opening 28 September 2019, and prior to the Broadway production opening in March 2020 at The Belasco Theatre.

Photo Flash: Original Calendar Girls Celebrate 20th Anniversary at CALENDAR GIRLS THE Photo Photo Flash: Original Calendar Girls Celebrate 20th Anniversary at CALENDAR GIRLS THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2019

Last night, Tuesday 2 April, four of the original calendar girls, Angela Baker, Beryl Bamforth, Christine Clancey and Tricia Stewart celebrated the 20th anniversary of the release of their calendar, at the opening night performance of CALENDAR GIRLS THE MUSICAL at Sheffield Lyceum Theatre. They joined the current cast, which includes Fern Britton, Anna-Jane Casey, Sara Crowe, Karen Dunbar, Rebecca Storm and Denise Welch, on stage for a very special bow, cake and bubbles.

Club 11 London Announces West End Christmas Concert Line-Up; Reeve Carney, Jonathan B Photo Club 11 London Announces West End Christmas Concert Line-Up; Reeve Carney, Jonathan Bailey & More
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2018

Hit Broadway musical theatre concert Producers Club 11 London and Tony Award-winning Brian Zeilinger & Jack Maple for Take Two Theatricals have teamed up bring you WEST END CHRISTMAS AT CADOGAN HALL on Sunday 9th December 2018 at 6.30pm.

Winners Announced For The West End Wilma Awards 2018 - HEATHERS, HAMILTON, and More! Photo Winners Announced For The West End Wilma Awards 2018 - HEATHERS, HAMILTON, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2018

West End Wilma, the mother and son theatre blogging duo, have announced the winners of the 5th annual Wilma Awards which took place yesterday, Sunday 4 November 2018 at the Arts Theatre in London's West End.

The Show People Podcast Celebrates Its 1st Birthday Photo The Show People Podcast Celebrates Its 1st Birthday
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2018

Today Arion Productions celebrates the 1st birthday of The Show People Podcast by releasing their 30th episode of their highly successful theatre podcast with special guest - performer and entrepreneur Scott Garnham.

West End's CALENDAR GIRLS to Bare All at The Marlowe Photo West End's CALENDAR GIRLS to Bare All at The Marlowe
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2018

The production, based on the true story, the film and the award-winning play by Tim Firth, features musical numbers written by Gary Barlow of Take That fame. The cast includes Fern Britton, Sara Crowe and Denise Welsh.

Trevor Dion Nicholas Set For Tori Amos's THE LIGHT PRINCESS IN CONCERT Photo Trevor Dion Nicholas Set For Tori Amos's THE LIGHT PRINCESS IN CONCERT
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2018

Club 11 London & Alex Parker Theatre Company in partnership announce that joining Rosalie Craig and Hadley Fraser in The Light Princess in Concert is TREVOR DION NICHOLAS [Genie in Aladdin - West End] who will be playing the part of KING DARIUS on  Sunday 1st July 2018 at Cadogan Hall.

Further Casting Announced For THE LIGHT PRINCESS In Concert At Cadogan Hall Photo Further Casting Announced For THE LIGHT PRINCESS In Concert At Cadogan Hall
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2018

Club 11 London & Alex Parker Theatre Company in partnership are excited to announce further casting for The Light Princess in Concert, featuring already announced Rosalie Craig and Hadley Fraser, at Cadogan Hall at 630pm, Sunday 1st July 2018, directed by Paul Foster and musical direction under Alex Parker.

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