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The Shows That Made Us: MY FAIR LADY Photo The Shows That Made Us: MY FAIR LADY
by Louise Penn - Sep 9, 2020

Whenever I see My Fair Lady, or hear a note from the score, or catch the film, I feel a warm glow pass over me. It truly is 'loverly'.

Edinburgh's City Art Centre To Reopen With New Exhibition To Mark 40th Anniversary Photo Edinburgh's City Art Centre To Reopen With New Exhibition To Mark 40th Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2020

Edinburgh's City Art Centre is to re-open its doors to the public on Saturday 12th September 2020 with a full range of new safety measures in place to ensure the safety of visitors and staff. The gallery reopens with two new exhibitions, City Art Centre at 40: Highlights from the City's Art Collection marking the City Art Centre's 40th anniversary and Bright Shadows: Scottish Art in the 1920s.

Major Exhibition Of Noel Coward's Life and Work Comes to Guildhall Art Gallery Photo Major Exhibition Of Noel Coward's Life and Work Comes to Guildhall Art Gallery
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2020

The visual impact of Noël Coward's life and work will be celebrated in a major exhibition at the City of London Corporation's Guildhall Art Gallery later this year.

BWW Review: ALINA COJOCARU, Sadler's Wells Photo BWW Review: ALINA COJOCARU, Sadler's Wells
by Vikki Jane Vile - Feb 23, 2020

A busy week of dance in London is brought to a radiant conclusion by the perfect delicacy of English National Ballet Lead Principal Alina Cojocaru, with support from some esteemed friends. 

BWW Review: TURANDOT At The Metropolitan Opera Photo BWW Review: TURANDOT At The Metropolitan Opera
by George Weinhouse - Oct 7, 2019

Birgit Nilsson, one of the greatest Turandots of our time, was fond of saying that Wagner made her famous but TURANDOT made her rich. Why was this so? Simply because very few sopranos can toss out the high notes, cut through the thick orchestration and sing over the huge chorus, which are the minimum requirements to approach this role. Those who can are amply rewarded.

BWW Review: The Met's MANON a Showcase for the Charms of Tucker Award-Winner Lisette  Photo BWW Review: The Met's MANON a Showcase for the Charms of Tucker Award-Winner Lisette Oropesa
by Richard Sasanow - Sep 26, 2019

Lisette Oropesa, where have you been all my life? Of course, I've heard her before--she's appeared 100 times or so at the Met so one could hardly miss her--but never in a showpiece like the title role of Jules Massenet's MANON, opposite tenor Michael Fabiano's Chevalier des Grieux on the second night of the Met's new season.

BWW Review: MY FAIR LADY at Festival Bruxellons Photo BWW Review: MY FAIR LADY at Festival Bruxellons
by Patrick Honoré - Jul 29, 2019

After successful productions of The Sound of Music, Evita, and Sunset Boulevard the three past summers, Festival Bruxellons! is this year presenting Frederick Loewe's and Alan Jay Lerner's musical masterpiece My Fair Lady in a new brilliant French adaptation by Stéphane Laporte, in collaboration with Jack Cooper and Simon Paco, both of whom, as they did Evita and Sunset, directed.

LOVE, CECIL, Lisa Immordino Vreeland's Portrait of Style Icon Cecil Beaton, Opens on  Photo LOVE, CECIL, Lisa Immordino Vreeland's Portrait of Style Icon Cecil Beaton, Opens on June 29
by TV News Desk - Jun 12, 2018

Zeitgeist Films, in association with Kino Lorber, is pleased to present LOVE, CECIL, a documentary portrait of the legendary Cecil Beaton directed by Lisa Immordino Vreeland (Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has To Travel, Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict). Winner of the Hamptons International Film Festival's Audience Award for Best Documentary Feature, the film world-premiered at the 2017 Telluride Film Festival. LOVE, CECIL will open in New York on Friday, June 29 at the Film Society of Lincoln Center's Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center with a national rollout to follow.

BWW Review: OBSIDIAN TEAR/MARGUERITE & ARMAND/ELITE SYNCOPATIONS, Royal Opera House Photo BWW Review: OBSIDIAN TEAR/MARGUERITE & ARMAND/ELITE SYNCOPATIONS, Royal Opera House
by Vikki Jane Vile - Apr 16, 2018

The Royal Ballet's latest offering is a rather curious mixed bill containing contemporary, classical and carnivalesque works from three of its resident choreographers. On the surface each of them are tried and tested Opera House hits but together the programme feels confused with no common thread the weave them together.

BWW Interview: Charles Edwards Talks ABSOLUTE HELL Photo BWW Interview: Charles Edwards Talks ABSOLUTE HELL
by Rona Kelly - Apr 13, 2018

Two decades after it was previously performed at the National Theatre, Rodney Ackland's Absolute Hell returns to the very stage it played back then: the Lyttelton. With a career spanning over two decades too across stage and screen, Charles Edwards is no stranger to the National Theatre. Catching up during rehearsals, Charles spoke to us about his 'innate connection' to the play, and reveals the greatest challenge he's faced in his career (which came only last year).

Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood Kicks Off Brand New Classics Made Here Tour & Exhi Photo Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood Kicks Off Brand New Classics Made Here Tour & Exhibit
by TV News Desk - Apr 6, 2018

Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood (WBSTH) announced a new addition to the Studio Tour in celebration of Warner Bros.' 95th Anniversary. Beginning May 4, 2018, the Classics Made Here tour and exhibit will take guests back to Hollywood's Golden Age with a tour focused on award-winning titles that have shot on the iconic Warner Bros. Studios backlot throughout the ages. Each tour is led by a specially trained guide, whose passion for TV and filmmaking includes extensive knowledge of Warner Bros.' classic library titles ranging from Casablanca, My Fair Lady, Rebel Without a Cause and TV shows such as Maverick, The Waltons and Batman plus many more. The two-hour intimate tour concludes at Stage 48: Script to Screen, where guests enjoy exclusive access to never-before-seen costumes and props from some of their favorite movies in the Classics Made Here exhibit.

VIDEO: First Look at The Met's TURNADOT Photo VIDEO: First Look at The Met's TURNADOT
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2018

BraoadwayWorld has a first look at Turnadot at The Met. See the video below!

Holly Hynes and Zack Brown Among 2018 TDF/Irene Sharaff Awardees Photo Holly Hynes and Zack Brown Among 2018 TDF/Irene Sharaff Awardees
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2018

Legendary ballet costume designer HOLLY HYNES and costume and scenic designer ZACK BROWN are among the 2018 TDF/Irene Sharaff Award recipients which were just announced by TDF, the not-for-profit service organization for the performing arts. Ms. Hynes was selected to receive the 2018 TDF/Irene Sharaff Lifetime Achievement Award for costume design and Mr. Brown will receive the Robert L. B. Tobin Award for Sustained Excellence in Theatrical Design. The awards are presented through TDF's Costume Collection. The awards will be presented at a ceremony on Friday, April 20, at 6:30pm, at the Edison Ballroom (240 West 47th Street).

Houston Cinema Arts Festival Opening Night is a Success! Photo Houston Cinema Arts Festival Opening Night is a Success!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2017

The 2017 Houston Cinema Arts Festival which took place from November 9 13, 2017 celebrated the undying resilience of the City of Houston as it played host to over 30 unique programs spread across multiple partner venues, including Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Rice Cinema, White Oak Music Hall, DiverseWorks, Aurora Picture Show, Caf Brasil, and more.

LOVE, CECIL, BODIED, SINGIN' IN THE RAIN Event and More Set for 2017 Houston Cinema A Photo LOVE, CECIL, BODIED, SINGIN' IN THE RAIN Event and More Set for 2017 Houston Cinema Arts Festival; Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2017

The Houston Cinema Arts Society has announced the complete program of theatrical film premieres, local and visiting artists, installations, and live performances that will be part of the 9th Annual Houston Cinema Arts Festival from November 9 - 13 at the Museum of Fine Arts, Rice Cinema, and additional partner venues across the city.

LOVE, CECIL, BODIED, SINGIN' IN THE RAIN Event and More Set for 2017 Houston Cinema A Photo LOVE, CECIL, BODIED, SINGIN' IN THE RAIN Event and More Set for 2017 Houston Cinema Arts Festival; Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2017

The Houston Cinema Arts Society has announced the complete program of theatrical film premieres, local and visiting artists, installations, and live performances that will be part of the 9th Annual Houston Cinema Arts Festival from November 9 - 13 at the Museum of Fine Arts, Rice Cinema, and additional partner venues across the city.

BWW REVIEW: A More Settled And Smooth MY FAIR LADY Returns To Sydney Photo BWW REVIEW: A More Settled And Smooth MY FAIR LADY Returns To Sydney
by Jade Kops - Aug 29, 2017

Following on from a successful opening season at the Sydney Opera House season in September 2016 and Brisbane and Melbourne seasons earlier this year, MY FAIR LADY returns to Sydney with a much better, more comfortable and 'lived in' performance.

Rialto Chatter: Is Lauren Ambrose Broadway's Next Eliza Doolittle? Photo Rialto Chatter: Is Lauren Ambrose Broadway's Next Eliza Doolittle?
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 23, 2017

Sources connected to Broadway are reporting that SIX FEET UNDER star Lauren Ambrose has been tapped as Eliza Doolittle in the upcoming revival of MY FAIR LADY.

17th Annual HELPMANN AWARDS: All the Winners!
by Jade Kops - Jul 24, 2017

The 17th Annual Helpmann Awards will be announced at a ceremony on starting at 7pm EST Monday 24th July at the Capitol Theatre Sydney.

Colin Firth Still In the Running for MY FAIR LADY Revival?
by BWW News Desk - Jun 29, 2017

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Lincoln Center Theater, in association with Nederlander Presentations Inc., will mount a new production of Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady next spring, the first Broadway production of the classic musical in 25 years. MY FAIR LADY, which will be directed by Bartlett Sher, will begin previews Thursday, March 22, 2018 and open on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65 Street).

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