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Bio:
Ben Whishaw was last seen on Broadway in The Crucible at the Walter Kerr Theatre. His other theatre credits include Bakkhai for the Almeida Theatre, Mojo at the Harold Pinter Theatre, Peter and Alice at the Noël Coward, The Pride at the Lucille Lortel Theatre off Broadway, Leaves of Glass at the ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Ben Whishaw was last seen on Broadway in The Crucible at the Walter Kerr Theatre. His other theatre credits include Bakkhai for the Almeida Theatre, Mojo at the Harold Pinter Theatre, Peter and Alice at the Noël Coward, The Pride at the Lucille Lortel Theatre off Broadway, Leaves of Glass at the ... (read complete bio)
New James Bond Film NO TIME TO DIE Proves to Be a Box Office Success in Opening Weeke Photo New James Bond Film NO TIME TO DIE Proves to Be a Box Office Success in Opening Weekend
by Stephi Wild - Oct 10, 2021

The new James Bond film 'No Time To Die' is giving theaters some hope in a pandemic world. The new Bond movie took in an estimated $56 million from 4,407 theaters in the United States and Canada. Overseas, where the film as had a limited release, it brought in an additional $257 million.

Daniel Craig Receives Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Photo Daniel Craig Receives Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
by Michael Major - Oct 7, 2021

In No Time To Die, Bond has left active service and is enjoying a tranquil life in Jamaica. His peace is short-lived when his old friend Felix Leiter from the CIA turns up asking for help. The mission to rescue a kidnapped scientist turns out to be far more treacherous than expected.

Renée Fleming Opens Columbus Symphony 2021-22 Season Photo Renée Fleming Opens Columbus Symphony 2021-22 Season
by Stephi Wild - Aug 31, 2021

One of the most beloved and celebrated singers of our time, soprano Renée Fleming is renowned for her sumptuous voice, consummate artistry, and compelling stage presence. Awarded America's highest honor for an individual artist, the National Medal of Arts, as well as four Grammy awards, she brings her highly acclaimed voice to Columbus for a one-night-only, not-to-be-missed performance, kicking off the Columbus Symphony's 2021-22 Masterworks season in grand style.

Queen's Theatre Hornchurch Announces Cast For BEGINNING Photo Queen's Theatre Hornchurch Announces Cast For BEGINNING
by Stephi Wild - Jul 30, 2021

This will be the second play of David Eldridge’s produced by Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch, with 2019’s homecoming revival of In Basildon playing to national critical acclaim.

Ian McDiarmid Will Star in the World Premiere of Julian Barnes' THE LEMON TABLE in Oc Photo Ian McDiarmid Will Star in the World Premiere of Julian Barnes' THE LEMON TABLE in October
by Stephi Wild - Jun 10, 2021

Olivier and Tony Award-winning Ian McDiarmid and Michael Grandage have collaborated to bring The Lemon Table to the stage for the first time. In McDiarmid's one man performance we encounter a spectrum of bitter-sweet pleasures, wild eccentricity and dark secrets.

Years & Years Unveil Official Video for 'Starstruck' Photo Years & Years Unveil Official Video for 'Starstruck'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 12, 2021

Olly Alexander's superstar-status graces new heights on 'Starstruck', an irresistible, instant-classic Years & Years anthem about human connection (and the cosmos). 'Starstruck', reveals Olly, 'came together one night at a studio in the countryside outside of London.

Years & Years Reveal New Single 'Starstruck' Photo Years & Years Reveal New Single 'Starstruck'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 8, 2021

Olly Alexander's superstar-status graces new heights on 'Starstruck', an irresistible, instant-classic Years & Years anthem about human connection (and the cosmos). 'Starstruck', reveals Olly, 'came together one night at a studio in the countryside outside of London.'

MARY POPPINS RETURNS is Now Streaming on Disney Plus Photo MARY POPPINS RETURNS is Now Streaming on Disney Plus
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Jan 15, 2021

When and where can you find Mary Poppins Returns streaming? We have your answer here!

Renée Fleming Leads Third Year of SongStudio Workshop for Young Singers Photo Renée Fleming Leads Third Year of SongStudio Workshop for Young Singers
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 14, 2021

From January 18–23, 2021, renowned soprano RenĂ©e Fleming will mentor six pairs of aspiring young singers and pianists from around the world in the third year of SongStudio, an innovative program exploring the future of the vocal recital.

Michael Grandage's Production Of RED Streams On Stage2View Photo Michael Grandage's Production Of RED Streams On Stage2View
by Stephi Wild - Dec 16, 2020

Michael Granadge's award-winning production of John Logan's Tony Award-winning play Red is currently available via new streaming platform Stage2View - a venture created by Austin Shaw with Joshua Andrews and Stuart Galbraith of Kilimanjaro Theatricals.

BWW Review: 'WHAT I LOVE' WITH BEN WHISHAW, Podcast Photo BWW Review: 'WHAT I LOVE' WITH BEN WHISHAW, Podcast
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Nov 4, 2020

What I Love is a brand new podcast series from Storyglass. Created and hosted by celebrated British theatre director Ian Rickson, interviews are conducted on the empty stages of some of Britain's most iconic theatres, shut down due to the pandemic. Here, he meets a variety of actors, performers and creatives to talk about their most-valued piece of writing, song and film to explore and highlight their meaning and what they reveal about people at a time when the arts are in such a precarious state.

BWW Review: 'What I Love' Podcast with Kae Tempest and Cush Jumbo Photo BWW Review: 'What I Love' Podcast with Kae Tempest and Cush Jumbo
by Maya Bowles - Oct 31, 2020

This week, Storyglass released the first three episodes of their new podcast, What I Love, hosted by former artistic director of the Royal Court, Ian Rickson. In each episode, Rickson speaks with a different artist about three of their cultural treasures – a film, a poem, and a song. The interviews were recorded over the summer, taking place in empty theatres, against the poignant backdrop of their closure due to the coronavirus. Rickson adapts the Desert Island Discs premise, embodying a more therapeutic, creative and almost spiritual version of Kirsty Young, as he strives to see the world through his guest’s eyes.

THE PERSONAL HISTORY OF DAVID COPPERFIELD Arrives on Digital Nov. 17 Photo THE PERSONAL HISTORY OF DAVID COPPERFIELD Arrives on Digital Nov. 17
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 19, 2020

Dev Patel stars in this critically acclaimed reimagining of Dickens’ classic story of an iconic hero’s journey from impoverished orphan to burgeoning writer in Victorian England.

London Song Festival Presents GHOST LIGHTS: IVOR NOVELLO & HIS LEADING LADIES Photo London Song Festival Presents GHOST LIGHTS: IVOR NOVELLO & HIS LEADING LADIES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2020

Ghost Lights is set on the empty stage of the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, on the 5th September 1939 when all theatres were closed due to the outbreak of WW2. Novello meets Mary Ellis, Dorothy Dickson and Elisabeth Welch to reminisce about their work and also their concerns for theatre and its survival.

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Renée Fleming Photo BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Renée Fleming
by Elliot Lanes - Sep 26, 2020

Renée Fleming's long and distinguished career includes performing in some of the world's most famous opera houses, performing on Broadway, and being heard on many recordings singing everything from arias to showtunes. Tonight Ms. Fleming will add another honor to her canon as she and Vanessa Williams will become the first artists to perform a live indoor concert onstage at Kennedy Center's Opera House. The evening is entitled A Time to Sing: An Evening with Renée Fleming and Vanessa Williams. While the audience will be very minimal in person, you can watch the concert in your very own living room by purchasing a ticket for the livestream. Click here for details.

VIDEO: Meet Safin, Rami Malek's Villain From NO TIME TO DIE Photo VIDEO: Meet Safin, Rami Malek's Villain From NO TIME TO DIE
by Stage Tube - Sep 14, 2020

Is the mysterious Safin (Rami Malek) 007’s most terrifying adversary yet?

VIDEO: Watch An All New Trailer For Upcoming Bond Film NO TIME TO DIE Photo VIDEO: Watch An All New Trailer For Upcoming Bond Film NO TIME TO DIE
by Stage Tube - Sep 3, 2020

The second trailer has been released for the upcoming Bond film, No Time to Die!

See the Brand-New Poster for Upcoming Bond Film NO TIME TO DIE Photo See the Brand-New Poster for Upcoming Bond Film NO TIME TO DIE
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 1, 2020

In No Time To Die, Bond has left active service and is enjoying a tranquil life in Jamaica.

FARGO Season Four Premiere Date Announced Photo FARGO Season Four Premiere Date Announced
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 10, 2020

FX has set the premiere date for the highly-anticipated fourth installment of Fargo, the Emmy, Golden Globe, AFI, Peabody and TCA Award-winning limited series created by Noah Hawley. Starring Chris Rock, the next chapter will premiere with two episodes directed by Hawley on Sunday, September 27 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on FX.

Ben Whishaw Cast in BBC Two's Adaption of THIS IS GOING TO HURT Photo Ben Whishaw Cast in BBC Two's Adaption of THIS IS GOING TO HURT
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 15, 2020

BBC TWO and AMC have today announced that Ben Whishaw (A Very English Scandal, Skyfall, London Spy) will star in the new series This is Going to Hurt, produced by global content company SISTER (Giri/Haji, Chernobyl, Gangs of London) in association with Terrible Productions.

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