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VIDEO: Christopher Fairbank Talks AGES OF THE MOON Photo VIDEO: Christopher Fairbank Talks AGES OF THE MOON
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 14, 2019

Joseph Marcell - best known as laconic British butler 'Geoffrey' in The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - and Christopher Fairbank - best known for his role as 'Moxey' in the iconic British series Auf Wiedersehen, Pet - will star as 'Byron' and 'Ames' in the long-awaited UK premiere of Sam Shepard's play AGES OF THE MOON, directed by Alexander Lass, playing from Thursday 17 October - Sunday 24 November at the Vaults Theatre in London's Waterloo, with a press night on Wednesday 23 October.

BWW Interview: Dave Malloy Talks London's GHOST QUARTET and Previews MOBY-DICK Photo BWW Interview: Dave Malloy Talks London's GHOST QUARTET and Previews MOBY-DICK
by Marianka Swain - Oct 7, 2019

Composer, writer and actor Dave Malloy's work includes the Tony Award-winning Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812, Octet, and his upcoming adaptation of Moby-Dick - the latter directed by regular collaborator Rachel Chavkin and starring Malloy. This year, London also sees two of his shows: Preludes, soon to conclude its run at Southwark Playhouse, and Ghost Quartet, which plays at the new Boulevard Theatre from 24 October. 

The Boulevard Theatre Announces 2020 Season Photo The Boulevard Theatre Announces 2020 Season
by Stephi Wild - Oct 3, 2019

Artistic Director Rachel Edwards introduces the 2020 season for the Boulevard Theatre.

THE ANTIPODES Leads October's Top 10 New London Shows Photo THE ANTIPODES Leads October's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Sep 24, 2019

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From Annie Baker's latest to Ealing comedy and a royal reunion, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews, interviews and features!

Casting Announced For GHOST QUARTET At The Boulevard Theatre Photo Casting Announced For GHOST QUARTET At The Boulevard Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Sep 9, 2019

The Boulevard Theatre today announces casting for its opening production Ghost Quartet. The cast will include Carly Bawden (Romantics Anonymous, Sam Wanamaker Playhouse), Niccolò Curradi (Hotel for Criminals, New Wimbledon Studio), Maimuna Memon (Jesus Christ Superstar, Regent's Park Open Air Theatre) and Zubin Varla (Fun Home, Young Vic).

Joseph Marcell and Christopher Fairbank Will Star In UK Premiere Of Sam Shepard's AGE Photo Joseph Marcell and Christopher Fairbank Will Star In UK Premiere Of Sam Shepard's AGES OF THE MOON
by Stephi Wild - Aug 28, 2019

Joseph Marcell a?' best known as laconic British butler 'Geoffrey' in The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air a?' and Christopher Fairbank a?' best known for his role as 'Moxey' in the iconic British series Auf Wiedersehen, Pet a?' will star as 'Byron' and 'Ames' in the long-awaited UK premiere of Sam Shepard's play AGES OF THE MOON, directed by Alexander Lass, playing from Thursday 17 October a?' Sunday 24 November at the Vaults Theatre in London's Waterloo, with a press night on Wednesday 23 October.

Casting Announced For ASSASSINS at the Watermill Theatre and Nottingham Playhouse Photo Casting Announced For ASSASSINS at the Watermill Theatre and Nottingham Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Aug 1, 2019

Full casting has been announced for The Watermill Theatre's / Nottingham Playhouse forthcoming co-production of Assassins.

Boulevard Theatre Announces Opening Plans - London Premiere of GHOST QUARTET, and Mor Photo Boulevard Theatre Announces Opening Plans - London Premiere of GHOST QUARTET, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 19, 2019

Director of Soho Estates Fawn James and Artistic Director Rachel Edwards together announce the opening programme for the Boulevard as the newly-reimagined venue opens its doors to the public for the first time in October 2019. The first show will be the London premiere of Dave Malloy's celebrated song cycle Ghost Quartet brought to life by the team behind the recent hit production of Sweeney Todd which won great acclaim in London and New York. Ghost Quartet will run alongside a packed roster of late-night and Sunday performances of cabaret, improv, jazz, comedy, classical music and poetry. The Boulevard Theatre's 2020 season will be announced in September.

Rachel Edwards And Fawn James Announce Opening Plans For The Brand New Boulevard Thea Photo Rachel Edwards And Fawn James Announce Opening Plans For The Brand New Boulevard Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 19, 2019

Director of Soho Estates Fawn James and Artistic Director Rachel Edwards together announce the opening programme for the Boulevard as the newly-reimagined venue opens its doors to the public for the first time in October 2019. The first show will be the London premiere of Dave Malloy's celebrated song cycle Ghost Quartet brought to life by the team behind the recent hit production of Sweeney Todd which won great acclaim in London and New York. Ghost Quartet will run alongside a packed roster of late-night and Sunday performances of cabaret, improv, jazz, comedy, classical music and poetry. The Boulevard Theatre's 2020 season will be announced in September.

Alex Kingston to Star in Nottingham Playhouse's AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE; Plus PINOCCHI Photo Alex Kingston to Star in Nottingham Playhouse's AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE; Plus PINOCCHIO, HOLES, and More
by Julie Musbach - Jun 17, 2019

Nottingham Playhouse has unveiled the latest updates for its autumn/winter season, including the announcement of Pinocchio as the Neville Studio Christmas show.

The Watermill Theatre Announces Autumn And Winter Season - KISS ME, KATE, ASSASSINS,  Photo The Watermill Theatre Announces Autumn And Winter Season - KISS ME, KATE, ASSASSINS, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 8, 2019

The Watermill Theatre today announces its new season for Autumn/Winter 2019.

Nottingham Playhouse Announces Autumn Season - Alex Kingston in AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPL Photo Nottingham Playhouse Announces Autumn Season - Alex Kingston in AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE, ASSASSINS, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 25, 2019

Nottingham Playhouse has unveiled its 2019 Autumn season, including a specially-adapted version of An Enemy of the People starring Alex Kingston.

Original Cast Members Jake Boyd, Betsy Morgan & Joseph Taylor Return to SWEENEY TODD  Photo Original Cast Members Jake Boyd, Betsy Morgan & Joseph Taylor Return to SWEENEY TODD for Final Weeks
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2018

The Tooting Arts Club production of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street begins its final six weeks at the Barrow Street Theatre starting tonight. Beginning July 31st, returning cast member Jake Boyd (as 'Anthony') and original cast members Betsy Morgan (as 'Pirelli & Beggar Woman') and Joseph Taylor (as 'Tobias') join current cast members

Original Cast Members Jake Boyd, Betsy Morgan & Joseph Taylor Return to SWEENEY TODD  Photo Original Cast Members Jake Boyd, Betsy Morgan & Joseph Taylor Return to SWEENEY TODD for Final Weeks
by Julie Musbach - Jul 17, 2018

The Tooting Arts Club production of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street begins its final six weeks at the Barrow Street Theatre starting tonight. Beginning July 31st, returning cast member Jake Boyd (as "Anthony") and original cast members Betsy Morgan (as "Pirelli & Beggar Woman") and Joseph Taylor (as "Tobias") join current cast members

SWEENEY TODD At Barrow Street Becomes Longest Running Production of SWEENEY Photo SWEENEY TODD At Barrow Street Becomes Longest Running Production of SWEENEY
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2018

The Tooting Arts Club production of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street makes history today as it becomes the longest running production of Sweeney Todd on record. Today's performance marks 558, surpassing the 1979 Original Broadway Production directed by Hal Prince.

SWEENEY TODD Will Close Up the Pie Shop on August 26 Photo SWEENEY TODD Will Close Up the Pie Shop on August 26
by Julie Musbach - May 21, 2018

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street will play its final performance on August 26, 2018 after a successful run at New York's Barrow Street Theatre (27 Barrow Street).

Photo Flash: Classic Spring Stages AN IDEAL HUSBAND Photo Photo Flash: Classic Spring Stages AN IDEAL HUSBAND
by Julie Musbach - May 4, 2018

Classic Spring is delighted to announce real-life father and son, Edward and Freddie Fox, are to play fictional father and son in Oscar Wilde's An Ideal Husband, from 20 April at the Vaudeville theatre. Also starring, in the role of Mrs. Cheveley, is Frances Barber. Directed by Jonathan Church, An Ideal Husband will play at the Vaudeville Theatre 20 April to 14 July 2018, before opening the Theatre Royal Bath Summer Season on 18 July to 4 August 2018.

Casting Announced for FOR KING AND COUNTRY At Southwark Playhouse Photo Casting Announced for FOR KING AND COUNTRY At Southwark Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2018

Game of Thrones' EUGENE SIMON, Casualty's LLOYD EVERITT and England is Mine's ADAM LAWRENCE have been cast in For King and Country coming to Southwark Playhouse from 28 June.

Storyhouse Announce 30-Strong Rep Company For Summer Season Photo Storyhouse Announce 30-Strong Rep Company For Summer Season
by Stephi Wild - Apr 11, 2018

Storyhouse has announced the cast for its new in-house company who will perform in rep, five productions at Chester's multi award-winning theatre cinema and library and outdoors at Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre.

More Hot Pies! SWEENEY TODD Extends at The Barrow Street Theatre; New Pies Announced! Photo More Hot Pies! SWEENEY TODD Extends at The Barrow Street Theatre; New Pies Announced!
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 8, 2018

It was announced today that due to continued popular demand, off-Broadway's Sweeney Todd will extend through August 26, 2018. The production celebrated its one year anniversary this week, continuing its streak as the longest running musical to play New York's Barrow Street Theatre (27 Barrow Street).

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