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THE INHERITANCE, A STRANGE LOOP, and More Take Home 2020 Drama Desk Awards; Check Out Photo THE INHERITANCE, A STRANGE LOOP, and More Take Home 2020 Drama Desk Awards; Check Out the Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2020

Tune in right here at 7:30pm to watch The 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards and check back for a full list of winners, updating live!

Breaking: 2020 Drama Desk Awards Nominations- The Full List! Photo Breaking: 2020 Drama Desk Awards Nominations- The Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2020

The 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards has partnered with 'Stars in the House' to live stream this year's Nominations. Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, the hosts of the virtual daily series benefiting the Actors Fund, will announce the nominees.

BWW Review: ALICE'S ADVENTURES UNDER GROUND, Royal Opera House Photo BWW Review: ALICE'S ADVENTURES UNDER GROUND, Royal Opera House
by Gary Naylor - Feb 5, 2020

Antony McDonald's production of Gerald Barry's hurtling dash through Wonderland and behind the Looking Glass is a delight from start to finish - or it will be for some.

Review Roundup: JUDGMENT DAY at Park Avenue Armory - Read the Reviews! Photo Review Roundup: JUDGMENT DAY at Park Avenue Armory - Read the Reviews!
by Review Roundups - Dec 12, 2019

Park Avenue Armory presents Judgment Day-the world premiere of Christopher Shinn's new adaptation of ?-dön von Horváth's 1937 play.

San Francisco Opera Guild Presents AN EVENING ON THE STAGE Honoring Carol And Dixon D Photo San Francisco Opera Guild Presents AN EVENING ON THE STAGE Honoring Carol And Dixon Doll
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2019

Now in its seventh year, the annual An Evening on the Stage gala dinner will honor philanthropists Carol and Dixon Doll on Wednesday, December 4, at 6 p.m.

Photo Flash: San Francisco Opera Presents Engelbert Humperdinck's HANSEL AND GRETEL Photo Photo Flash: San Francisco Opera Presents Engelbert Humperdinck's HANSEL AND GRETEL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019

San Francisco Opera presents Engelbert Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel, November 15–December 7.

San Francisco Opera Presents Humperdinck's HANSEL AND GRETEL Photo San Francisco Opera Presents Humperdinck's HANSEL AND GRETEL
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2019

San Francisco Opera presents Engelbert Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel, November 15–December 7. Last seen on the War Memorial Opera House stage nearly two decades ago, the popular fairy-tale opera returns in an “enchanting” (The Times, UK) new co-production with London's Royal Opera by director and production designer Antony McDonald. Humperdinck's sweeping score will be conducted by Christopher Franklin and sung in English translation by a cast including mezzo-soprano Sasha Cooke as Hansel, Heidi Stober as Gretel and Robert Brubaker as the Witch.

Park Avenue Armory Announces Cast Of JUDGMENT DAY Photo Park Avenue Armory Announces Cast Of JUDGMENT DAY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2019

Park Avenue Armory announces today the cast for its December production of Judgment Daya?"the world premiere of Christopher Shinn's new adaptation of ?-dön von Horváth's 1937 play. Luke Kirby, best known for his Emmy Award-winning performance of Lenny Bruce on The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel , plays the leading role in the production, which is the first ground-up theater production for the Armory. In his return to the Armory after his award-winning production of The Hairy Ape (2017), acclaimed theater director Richard Jones leads the cast of 16, which includes Susannah Perkins (Network; The Wolves), Alyssa Bresnahan (Network; 27 Dresses), Henry Stram (Junk; The Elephant Man), and Harriet Harris (Thoroughly Modern Millie a?" Tony Award; Desperate Housewives).

Park Avenue Armory Announces Cast For JUDGMENT DAY Photo Park Avenue Armory Announces Cast For JUDGMENT DAY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2019

Park Avenue Armory today announces the cast for its December production of Judgment Daya?"the world premiere of Christopher Shinn's new adaptation of ?-dön von Horváth's 1937 play.

Single Tickets For San Francisco Opera's 2019 Fall Season Now On Sale Photo Single Tickets For San Francisco Opera's 2019 Fall Season Now On Sale
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2019

Single (non-subscription) tickets for San Francisco Opera's 2019 Fall Season at the War Memorial Opera House are now available for purchase online at sfopera.com, in-person at the San Francisco Opera Box Office and by phone at (415) 864-3330. Tickets are also available for Full, Half and Design Your Own Flexible Series subscription packages, special events such as Opera Ball 2019, the San Francisco Opera Chorus in concert at the Dianne and Tad Taube Atrium Theater and The Future Is Now: Adler Fellows Concert at Herbst Theatre.

Royal Opera House Announces 17 New Productions For Its 2019/20 Season Photo Royal Opera House Announces 17 New Productions For Its 2019/20 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2019

The Royal Opera House today launches its 2019/20 Season, unveiling an exciting range of new commissions, world premieres and much-loved revivals, supported by a diverse range of ticketed and free daytime events, activities and festivals for people of all ages.

San Francisco Opera General Director Matthew Shilvock Announces 2019-20 Season Repert Photo San Francisco Opera General Director Matthew Shilvock Announces 2019-20 Season Repertory And Casting
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2019

San Francisco Opera General Director Matthew Shilvock today announced repertory and casting for the Company's 97th Season, opening Friday, September 6, 2019, with a gala performance of Charles Gounod's Romeo and Juliet (Rom o et Juliette) starring tenor Bryan Hymel and soprano Nadine Sierra in Op ra de Monte-Carlo Director Jean-Louis Grinda's production. In keeping with the Company's time-honored tradition, the new season will be inaugurated with San Francisco Opera Guild's elegant, signature benefit and celebration, Opera Ball 2019.

BWW Review: HANSEL AND GRETEL, Royal Opera House Photo BWW Review: HANSEL AND GRETEL, Royal Opera House
by Sophia Lambton - Dec 14, 2018

The spectacle is a hunger-inducing delight for the eyes.

BroadwayWorld's Top Christmas Picks For London Theatre Photo BroadwayWorld's Top Christmas Picks For London Theatre
by Marianka Swain - Nov 19, 2018

There are plenty of seasonal treats served up in the capital this year, from pantos and plays to opera and dance. Here are some of the tastiest morsels for the 2018-19 festive period.

The Royal Opera Celebrates Christmas With HANSEL AND GRETEL Photo The Royal Opera Celebrates Christmas With HANSEL AND GRETEL
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2018

The Royal Opera presents a stunning new production of Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel - the perfect operatic treat for the festive period. This exquisite adaptation of the well-known Brothers Grimm fairytale is staged by director and designer Antony McDonald, who crafts a picture-book production to bring this darkly enchanting story to vivid life.

Nevill Holt Opera Releases Tickets for Additional Performance of Mozart's LE NOZZE DI Photo Nevill Holt Opera Releases Tickets for Additional Performance of Mozart's LE NOZZE DI FIGARO
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2018

Due to popular demand, having sold out all performances in January, the award-winning Nevill Holt Opera has just released an additional performance of their new production of Mozart's Le nozze di Figaro on Sunday 17th June. As a superior opera destination in the stunning East Midlands countryside, they prepare to unveil their brand new 400-seat theatre to launch their 2018 season.

Nevill Holt Opera Announces Two New Orchestral Partnerships For 2018 Photo Nevill Holt Opera Announces Two New Orchestral Partnerships For 2018
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2018

Ahead of the much-anticipated unveiling of their brand new 400-seat theatre, the rising star of UK summer opera festivals - Nevill Holt Opera - has now announced two new orchestral partnerships with Royal Northern Sinfonia and Britten Sinfonia for their 2018 season.

Nevill Holt Opera Unveils New Theatre for 2018 Season Photo Nevill Holt Opera Unveils New Theatre for 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2017

The award-winning Nevill Holt Opera will open a brand-new theatre on Thursday 14th June 2018.

Investec Opera Holland Park Announces Casts For 2018 Season Photo Investec Opera Holland Park Announces Casts For 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2017

Investec Opera Holland Park's 2018 casts will feature an exciting mix of longstanding Opera Holland Park (OHP) performers, house debuts from established artists, and rising stars, across four brand new productions and 31 performances (28 of which are public).

Kevin Harvey to Join Ben Whishaw in BAKKHAI at The Almeida; Full Cast Set!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2015

The Almeida Theatre announces full casting for Bakkhai. James Macdonald directs Anne Carson's new version of Euripides' hedonistic, visceral tragedy. Using three actors and a chorus, this new production will echo the original Ancient Greek performance model.

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