Barbara Jefford News

 
Date Of Birth:
July 26, 1930 (88)
Birth Place:
Plymstock, Devon, ENGLAND
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Date of Birth: July 26, 1930 (88)

Birth Place: Plymstock, Devon, ENGLAND
Russell Grant to Star in the UK Fringe Premiere of THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, Oct 1-29
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2014

Russell Grant, star of BBC's Strictly Come Dancing and one the country's best loved celebrities, is to star as the mysterious and sinister Mrs Meers in the UK fringe premiere of the six-time Tony Award-winning tap dancing musical, Thoroughly Modern Millie. (more...)

Russell Grant Returns To The West End In CHILDREN OF EDEN
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2012

Strictly?Come?Dancing star Russell Grant is returning to star in the West?End after 34 years. Russell will appear alongside Gareth Gates, Kerry Ellis, Oliver Thornton and Brenda Edwards in the Biblical-inspired musical Children of Eden, by Wicked composer Stephen Schwartz and John?Caird, which is being revived in the West End for one night only in a spectacular star-studded charity gala at the Prince of Wales?Theatre on Sunday 29 January. (more...)

Confirmed: Russell Grant Is West End's New WIZARD OF OZ!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2012

As we exclusively reported on Friday, Russell Grant is to take over as The Wizard of Oz at the London Palladium after Michael Crawford's departure next month. (more...)

Russell Grant To Take Over As THE WIZARD OF OZ After Departure Of Michael Crawford?
by Rialto Chatter - Jan 20, 2012

The Wizard of Oz's latest newsletter tells us that Michael Crawford's replacement will be announced shortly but until that time the casting is 'strictly confidential' - so does that mean the Strictly Come Dancing star is in the frame to take over? (more...)

Russell Grant Returns To The West End In CHILDREN OF EDEN
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2012

Strictly?Come?Dancing star Russell Grant is returning to star in the West?End after 34 years. Russell will appear alongside Gareth Gates, Kerry Ellis, Oliver Thornton and Brenda Edwards in the Biblical-inspired musical Children of Eden, by Wicked composer Stephen Schwartz and John?Caird, which is being revived in the West End for one night only in a spectacular star-studded charity gala at the Prince of Wales?Theatre on Sunday 29 January. (more...)

STRICTLY's Russell Grant Joins Kerry Ellis And Gareth Gates In CHILDREN OF EDEN Gala, Jan 29
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2012

Russell will appear alongside Gareth Gates, Kerry Ellis, Oliver Thornton and Brenda Edwards in the Biblical-inspired musical Children of Eden, by Wicked composer Stephen Schwartz and John?Caird, which is being revived in the West End for one night only in a spectacular star-studded charity gala at the Prince of Wales?Theatre on Sunday 29 January. (more...)

MoMA Announces Roman Polanski Retrospective and Fall Film Exhibitions Schedule
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2011

The Museum of Modern Art recognizes the achievements of Roman Polanski with a complete retrospective of the filmmaker's works, September 7-30, 2011, in The Roy and Niuta Titus Theaters. Over the course of a half century, Polanski has become widely recognized as one of the premier international filmmakers, directing films in Poland, England, the U.S., Italy, and France and working with distinguished actors such as Jack Nicholson, Adrien Brody, Catherine Deneuve, Mia Farrow, Ben Kingsley, and Nastassja Kinski. (more...)

Tennant, Branagh, Hartnett & 'JERSEY BOYS' Win Big at the WHATSONSTAGE Awards
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2009

The winners in the ninth annual Whatsonstage.com Theatregoers' Choice Awards, the only major UK theatre prize-giving decided by the public, were announced today (Sunday 15 February) at a glittering, star-studded evening at the Prince of Wales Theatre. (more...)