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THE WOMAN IN BLACK Extended Through March 2022 Photo THE WOMAN IN BLACK Extended Through March 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 30, 2021

The McKittrick Hotel (530 West 27th Street, NYC), home of Sleep No More, announced its limited engagement of Dame Susan Hill’s The Woman in Black - a ghost story in a pub, will be extended through winter by popular demand.

THE WOMAN IN BLACK to Return With Performances Beginning October 21 Photo THE WOMAN IN BLACK to Return With Performances Beginning October 21
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 10, 2021

Today the McKittrick Hotel (530 West 27th Street, NYC), home of Sleep No More, announced the return of The Woman in Black - a ghost play in a pub. Performances will begin on October 21 with an official opening on October 24. Tickets are on sale only through ­­­January 30, 2022.

Breaking News: Drama League Announces 2020 Nominations Photo Breaking News: Drama League Announces 2020 Nominations
by Robert Diamond - Apr 30, 2020

a??a??a??a??a??a??a??The Drama League has announced the 2020 Drama League Awards Nominees for Outstanding Production of a Play, Outstanding Revival of a Play, Outstanding Production of a Musical, Outstanding Revival of a Musical, and the much- coveted Distinguished Performance Award.

Photo Flash: Krysta Rodriguez, Alex Boniello, Barrett Wilbert Weed and More at THE WO Photo Photo Flash: Krysta Rodriguez, Alex Boniello, Barrett Wilbert Weed and More at THE WOMAN IN BLACK Industry Night
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 10, 2020

The Woman In Black hosted Industry Night last night at the McKittrick Hotel. Guests included: Alex Boniello, Krysta Rodriguez, Rob Rokicki, Will Roland, Nina Grollman, Barrett Gilbert Weed, James Davis, Patrick Vaill, Grey Henson, Zachary Noah Piser, and Will Brill as they mingled with the show's stars: Ben Porter and David Acton!

The McKittrick Hotel's THE WOMAN IN BLACK Has Been Extended Photo The McKittrick Hotel's THE WOMAN IN BLACK Has Been Extended
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 3, 2020

The McKittrick Hotel (530 West 27th Street, NYC), home of Sleep No More, announced today that The Woman in Black in the hotel's hidden pub The Club Car will extend its run and play through April 19, 2020. Tickets through the end of this engagement are on sale now.

BWW Review: Long-Running West End Smash THE WOMAN IN BLACK Now Haunts The McKittrick  Photo BWW Review: Long-Running West End Smash THE WOMAN IN BLACK Now Haunts The McKittrick Hotel
by Michael Dale - Feb 3, 2020

a?oeWe'll make an Olivier of you yet,a?? an actor-for-hire says to his nervous client. a?oeI have no wish to be an Olivier,a?? the fellow retorts. a?oeNo, but for the sake of our audience, let us at least try.a??

Photo Flash: Eden Espinosa, Nick Adams, Jelani Alladin, and More Attend Opening Night Photo Photo Flash: Eden Espinosa, Nick Adams, Jelani Alladin, and More Attend Opening Night of THE WOMAN IN BLACK at The McKittrick Hotel
by Stephi Wild - Jan 26, 2020

The McKittrick Hotel presents the original production of long-running West End play The Woman In Black. Previews began in the hotel's hidden pub The Club Car on January 8, with an official opening on January 23, 2020. Broadway stars came to opening night including Eden Espinosa, Nick Adams, Jelani Alladin, and more!

Review Roundup: THE WOMAN IN BLACK at the McKittrick Hotel - What Did the Critics Thi Photo Review Roundup: THE WOMAN IN BLACK at the McKittrick Hotel - What Did the Critics Think?
by Review Roundups - Jan 25, 2020

The McKittrick Hotel presents the original production of long-running West End play The Woman In Black. Previews began in the hotel's hidden pub The Club Car on January 8, with an official opening on January 23, 2020.

BWW TV: What Is THE WOMAN IN BLACK All About? The Company Explains! Photo BWW TV: What Is THE WOMAN IN BLACK All About? The Company Explains!
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 11, 2020

Now playing at the McKittrick Hotel is the original production of long-running West End play The Woman In Black. What is the play all about?  'It's a play that makes you scream. It makes you laugh as well, but it makes you scream,' says star Ben Porter.

Wake Up With BWW 1/8: SING STREET Will Transfer to Broadway, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 1/8: SING STREET Will Transfer to Broadway, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 8, 2020

Today's top stories: Sing Street will transfer to Broadway's Lyceum Theatre, Donna Vivino joins the tour of Cats, further casting for MJ the Musical, and more!

Photo Coverage: Meet the Cast of THE WOMAN IN BLACK Photo Photo Coverage: Meet the Cast of THE WOMAN IN BLACK
by Walter McBride - Jan 6, 2020

The McKittrick Hotel (530 West 27th Street, NYC), home of Sleep No More, presents the original production of long-running West End play The Woman In Black. Previews will begin in the hotel's hidden pub The Club Car on January 8, with an official opening on January 23, 2020.

THE WOMAN IN BLACK, The Long-Running UK Hit is Coming to The McKittrick Hotel For 6-W Photo THE WOMAN IN BLACK, The Long-Running UK Hit is Coming to The McKittrick Hotel For 6-Week Limited Engagement
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 12, 2019

The McKittrick Hotel (530 West 27th Street, NYC), home of Sleep No More, announces the original production of long-running West End play The Woman In Black is coming to New York for the first time. Previews will begin in the hotel's hidden pub The Club Car on January 8, with an official opening on January 23, 2020.

Guest Blog: Director Robin Herford on STRAY DOGS and THE WOMAN IN BLACK  Photo Guest Blog: Director Robin Herford on STRAY DOGS and THE WOMAN IN BLACK
by Marianka Swain - Nov 4, 2019

I had forgotten what an extraordinary experience it is to be working on a brand new script - one that has never been performed. We're two weeks into a three-week rehearsal period, and every day is very different!

World Première Of Olivia Olsen's STRAY DOGS Comes To Park Theatre Photo World Première Of Olivia Olsen's STRAY DOGS Comes To Park Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Oct 1, 2019

Dead Letter Perfect today announces the world première of Stray Dogs. Robin Herford directs Olivia Olsen (Anna Akhmatova), Ben Porter (Isaiah Berlin) and Ian Redford (Joseph Stalin). The production opens at Park Theatre on Friday 15 November, with previews from 13 November, and runs until 7 December.

Photo Flash: THE WOMAN IN BLACK Celebrates 30th Anniversary Photo Photo Flash: THE WOMAN IN BLACK Celebrates 30th Anniversary
by Stephi Wild - Jun 6, 2019

PW Productions celebrated the 30th Anniversary of Susan Hill's THE WOMAN IN BLACK on Wednesday 5 June at The Fortune Theatre, London with celebrations led by producer Peter Wilson and director Robin Herford.

Tokyo International Players Presents THE WHO'S TOMMY; Beings Today Photo Tokyo International Players Presents THE WHO'S TOMMY; Beings Today
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2018

The Tokyo International Players will present THE WHO'S TOMMY at The Pocket, Nakano, running May 17 to May 20. 

Tokyo International Players presents THE WHO'S TOMMY; Beings 5/17 Photo Tokyo International Players presents THE WHO'S TOMMY; Beings 5/17
by Alan Henry - Apr 26, 2018

The Tokyo International Players will present THE WHO'S TOMMY at The Pocket, Nakano, running May 17 to May 20. 

BWW Review: HEARTBREAK HOUSE, Union Theatre Photo BWW Review: HEARTBREAK HOUSE, Union Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Jan 12, 2018

George Bernard Shaw's Chekhovian black comedy has plenty of political heft, but lacks the dramatic clarity required to engage from first to last.

BWW Review: Have a Little PATIENCE with Lamplighters Music Theatre
by Harmony Wheeler - Feb 14, 2017

This production offers the very best of Lamplighters Music Theater.  As of last week's opening, Barbara Heroux has now directed every Gilbert and Sullivan operetta. Once again, she brings the finest ensemble (with leads double-cast) and a pleasant, character-driven staging.

Shakespeare Theatre Company to Stage 1984
by Tyler Peterson - Mar 1, 2016

Next up in the 2015-2016 season The Shakespeare Theatre Company (STC) presents 1984 as part of an ongoing initiative to include productions by international companies on its mainstage.

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