Last Chance To Catch Benjamin Till's First World War Musical BRASSLast Chance To Catch Benjamin Till's First World War Musical BRASS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2018

The Union Theatre in Southwark continues to remember the brave First World War Leeds Pals in Benjamin Till's award-winning musical, BRASS. Directed by Sasha Regan, this deeply moving story about a heroic group of young men who end up fighting in the Somme, runs until 24th November. Across town in Tottenham Green at the Bernie Grant Arts Centre, its sister production directed by Benjamin Till with special arrangement by Mountview, runs until tomorrow night. Both productions are receiving widespread critical acclaim and are equally 'Glorious' - Matt Lucas. (more...)

BWW Review: BRASS, Union TheatreBWW Review: BRASS, Union Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Nov 11, 2018

Brass brings the Great War's generation to life in a way that educates and entertains - real people emerging from the seemingly endless roll call of The Fallen. (more...)

Benjamn Till's Award-winning Musical BRASS Opening At The Union TheatreBenjamn Till's Award-winning Musical BRASS Opening At The Union Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2018

To commemorate the Centenary of Armistice Day this November, the Union Theatre will present the professional London premiere of Benjamin Till's award-winning musical, BRASS. (more...)

National Youth Music Theatre Announces 2018 SeasonNational Youth Music Theatre Announces 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2018

The National Youth Music Theatre is proud to announce their 2018 season, opening with a mini touring production of Super Hero at Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds as part of The Bury Festival before going on to Curve, Leicester and, finally, The Rose Theatre, Kingston for the International Youth Arts Festival. (more...)


by Jose German Martinez Paneque - Jun 28, 2018

El proximo 7 de julio y como parte del ciclo de cine Orgullosa Diversidad la pelicula OUR GAY WEDDING: THE MUSICAL se proyectara en el MOVIEBAR de El Paracaidista. (more...)

Winners Annouced For The Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer Of The Year And Stiles + Drewe Prize At 12th Anniversary West End GalaWinners Annouced For The Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer Of The Year And Stiles + Drewe Prize At 12th Anniversary West End Gala
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2018

This afternoon the winners of the Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year and Stiles + Drewe Prize were announced at the 12th anniversary West End Gala at the Savoy Theatre which was hosted Olivier Award winner Tracie Bennett. (more...)

Directors Announced for BEAM2018 Biennial ShowcaseDirectors Announced for BEAM2018 Biennial Showcase
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2018

Musical Theatre Network and Mercury Musical Developments today announce Hannah Chissick, Adam Lenson, James Dacre, Peter Rowe, Josh Seymour, Tania Azevedo, Cressida Carre and Kate Golledge as directors for the eight 25-minute extracts from new musicals to be presented at BEAM2018. (more...)

Programme Announced For BEAM2018   The Biennial Industry Showcase Of New British Musical TheatreProgramme Announced For BEAM2018 The Biennial Industry Showcase Of New British Musical Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2017

Musical Theatre Network and Mercury Musical Developments today announce the programme selected from their pitching days held around the UK between September and November for BEAM2018. Fifty-eight of the new British musicals pitched at these days have been selected to be shared at the biennial industry showcase which will next year be held at Theatre Royal Stratford East on 1 and 2 March. BEAM is designed for anyone in a position to help develop and stage new British musicals to attend, bringing the most exciting musical theatre projects together from around the UK for industry professionals to grab the opportunity to become involved from the early stages of development. (more...)

Sondheim Society Student Performer and Stiles & Drewe Prize Winners Announced
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2017

The Stephen Sondheim Society and Mercury Musical Developments today announce the winners of the Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year and Stiles + Drewe Prize. The winners were revealed at the West End Gala held at the No?l Coward Theatre which was hosted by Olivier Award winner Clive Rowe. (more...)

Finalists Announced for Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year and Stiles + Drewe Prize Gala
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2017

The Stephen Sondheim Society and Mercury Musical Developments today announce the 12 finalists for the annual West End Gala for The Stephen Sondheim Society Student Performer of the Year and The Stiles + Drewe Prize. (more...)

Photo Flash: Stars Celebrate 40 Years of National Youth Music Theatre at the Adelphi
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2016

The National Youth Music Theatre celebrated its 40th birthday in style - with ENCORE: 40 Years of NYMT, a star-studded West End gala night at the Adelphi Theatre. The glittering evening, on Sunday 30 October, featured an array of performances celebrating the last 40 years of NYMT, lots of surprise guests and items and some previews of what is to come. BroadwayWorld has photos from the event below! (more...)

Jason Robert Brown, Lily James and More Set for West End Gala ENCORE: 40 YEARS OF NYMT
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2016

The National Youth Music Theatre is to celebrate its 40th birthday in style - with ENCORE: 40 Years of NYMT, a star-studded West End gala night at the Adelphi Theatre. (more...)

DON'T MISS: Computer-generated Musical Leads This Week's Top 10 New London Shows, February 29 2016
by Marianka Swain - Feb 29, 2016

London is never short of theatre temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From a computer-created musical to tabletop Shakespeare, here are some of this week's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews, and if you need more ticket-booking inspiration, here is last week's round-up. (more...)

BEYOND THE FENCE to Play Arts Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2015

2016. The computer revolution. In a world becoming ever more technologically advanced, and reliant upon computers, machine learning and artificial intelligence are rapidly and fundamentally changing every aspect of human experience. But how does technology affect art and the creative process? (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside INSPIRED UK at Freedom Bar
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2014

Bobby Cronin and NEXT UK brought the hit NYC Inspired Benefit Concert Series to London with INSPIRED UK: A Benefit Concert for Manchester Dog's Home, on SUNDAY 5th OCTOBER at 7:30pm at Freedom Bar in Soho. Hosted by award-winning composer/writer Bobby Cronin, INSPIRED UK featured British musical theatre writers performing songs that have inspired their work...The jam-packed event featured: (more...)

THE RAGGED CHILD, THE HIRED MAN and BRASS Make Up 2014 Season at National Youth Music Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

National Youth Music Theatre will present an exciting season of work for summer 2014, including a new commission to commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of the Great War. The company of over 150 actors, musicians, creative and backstage teams aged between 11 and 23 will stage The Ragged Child at the Rose Theatre, Kingston (23 - 27 July), The Hired Man at the St. James Theatre, London (13 - 16 August) and Brass at the City Varieties Music Hall, Leeds (20 - 23 August). (more...)