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London Theatre Consortium (LTC) Announce Creative Learning Symposium Photo London Theatre Consortium (LTC) Announce Creative Learning Symposium
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2018

London Theatre Consortium (LTC) have organised a symposium to address the challenge of the current national curriculum syllabi focusing on representation and diversity in the classroom and improving career pathways into the performing arts. The LTC Creative Learning Symposium; A Future Curriculum for Drama Education will be held on Monday 5th February, 5.30pm - 8.30pm at the Lyric Hammersmith.

Photo Flash: First Look at JACK AND THE BEANSTALK at the Lyric Hammersmith Photo Photo Flash: First Look at JACK AND THE BEANSTALK at the Lyric Hammersmith
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2017

With plenty of magic beans, a loveable cow, an enormous beanstalk, a gigantic giant and a massive adventure, this year's panto looks set to be the biggest ever. Join Jack on his quest for fortune as Jack and the Beanstalk gets the full Lyric treatment with wonderful characters, live music, dancing, singing and loads of laughs.

Full Cast Announced for Lyric Hammersmith's Christmas Panto JACK AND THE BEANSTALK Photo Full Cast Announced for Lyric Hammersmith's Christmas Panto JACK AND THE BEANSTALK
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2017

The Lyric Hammersmith announces the full casting for its Christmas panto, Jack and the Beanstalk, co-directed by Artistic Director, Sean Holmes and Jude Christian, an Artistic Associate of the Lyric.

BWW Review: THE SEAGULL, Lyric Hammersmith Photo BWW Review: THE SEAGULL, Lyric Hammersmith
by Charlie Wilks - Oct 12, 2017

Chekhov's gorgeous masterpiece is given a dynamic reinvention by the Olivier Award-winning Simon Stephens at Lyric Hammersmith. It's a story of undying love, intense jealousy, weapons, alcohol and art.

Photo Flash: First Look at THE SEAGULL at the Lyric Hammersmith Photo Photo Flash: First Look at THE SEAGULL at the Lyric Hammersmith
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2017

Chekhov's celebrated masterpiece is given vibrant new life in this dynamic new version by Olivier-award winning playwright Simon Stephens directed by Artistic Director Sean Holmes.

LABOUR OF LOVE Leads October's Top 10 New London Shows Photo LABOUR OF LOVE Leads October's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Sep 28, 2017

London is never short of theatre temptations, whether epic West End shows or bold fringe offerings. From political drama to immersive Agatha Christie and the unveiling of a new venue, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews...

Casting Announced for the Lyric Hammersmith's Panto JACK AND THE BEANSTALK Photo Casting Announced for the Lyric Hammersmith's Panto JACK AND THE BEANSTALK
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2017

The Lyric Hammersmith today announces casting for its Christmas panto, Jack and the Beanstalk. With plenty of magic beans, a loveable cow, an enormous beanstalk, a gigantic giant and a massive adventure, this year's panto looks set to be the biggest ever.

BWW Interview: Cherrelle Skeete Talks THE SEAGULL At Lyric Hammersmith Photo BWW Interview: Cherrelle Skeete Talks THE SEAGULL At Lyric Hammersmith
by Cindy Marcolina - Sep 8, 2017

Cherrelle Skeete, who originated the character of Rose Granger Weasley in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, is now starring in the Lyric Hammersmith's production of The Seagull, which begins on 3 October.

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal for THE SEAGULL at the Lyric Hammersmith Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal for THE SEAGULL at the Lyric Hammersmith
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

The Seagull begins previews at The Lyric Hammersmith on Tuesday 3 October for an opening on 11 October 2017. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the company in rehearsal below!

Casts Set for VILLAIN: DeBLANKS This Fall at The Green Room 42 Photo Casts Set for VILLAIN: DeBLANKS This Fall at The Green Room 42
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

Upcoming casting has been announced for Brenda Braxton presents Billy Mitchell's Villain: DeBlanks, the uproarious improvisational comedy playing weekly at The Green Room 42 where 'Clue' meets adult 'Mad Libs' and audiences never see the same show twice.

Billy Mitchell's VILLAIN: DEBLANKS to Make Star-Studded London Debut Photo Billy Mitchell's VILLAIN: DEBLANKS to Make Star-Studded London Debut
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

After three years of benefit performances in New York, Los Angeles and regional theaters, audience-favorite Villain: DeBlanks is bringing its money-raising shenanigans to London in support of the Make A Difference Trust (MAD) on September 3rd.

VILLAIN DEBLANKS Get UK Premiere to Raise Funds for Theatre MAD Photo VILLAIN DEBLANKS Get UK Premiere to Raise Funds for Theatre MAD
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2017

Glynis Barber, David Bedella, Don Gallagher, Leon Lopez, Cherrelle Skeete, & Harriet Thorpe have volunteered their time and considerable talent to raise funds for the Make A Difference Trust

Full Casting Announced for THE SEAGULL at Lyric Hammersmith Photo Full Casting Announced for THE SEAGULL at Lyric Hammersmith
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2017

The Lyric Hammersmith today announces full casting for Simon Stephens's new version of Anton Chekhov's highly renowned play, The Seagull, directed by Artistic Director Sean Holmes.

Casting Announced for THE SEAGULL at Lyric Hammersmith
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2017

The Lyric Hammersmith today announces further casting for Simon Stephens's new version of Anton Chekhov's highly renowned play, The Seagull, directed by Artistic Director Sean Holmes.

Photo Flash: Chris Colfer & More At DREAMGIRLS London Opening
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2016

Sonia Friedman Productions presents the long-awaited UK premiere of Dreamgirls, opening tonight 14 December 2016 and running at the Savoy Theatre until 6 May 2017.

Better Stock Up on Floo Powder! HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD in Talks for the Great White Way
by Jessica Khan - Jul 29, 2016

Polish your broom, stock up on floo powder, get in line for the portkey (or if you're old enough, just apparate) -- to New York! The Daily Mail is echoing rumors from earlier this week at the New York Post about a certain, very magical, Broadway transfer.

West End's HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Finds Full Company; Rehearsals Underway!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2016

The cloaking spell has been lifted! HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD has found its full West End company.

BWW Review: HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD, Palace Theatre
by Marianka Swain - Jul 27, 2016

During the recent Ghostbusters furore, enraged opponents claimed the movie would ruin their childhood. As someone who grew up with the Harry Potter book series - preparing for GCSEs while the characters stressed over O.W.L.s - I can happily declare that this affectionate, spellbinding work only enhances that treasured experience. It's both nostalgic and thrillingly new, a smartly crafted love letter to J.K. Rowling's invention and to theatre itself.

VIDEO: GMA Goes Behind-the-Scenes of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD
by TV News Desk - Jul 26, 2016

ABC's GOOD MORNING AMERICA goes behind the scenes of the new play HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD

Photo Flash: First Look at the West End's HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD
by Marianka Swain - Jul 25, 2016

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD has its official opening this week, with a special gala performance on Saturday 30 July, and production pictures have now been released. The eighth story in the Harry Potter series and the first official Harry Potter story to be presented on stage, is one play presented in two parts. Both parts are intended to be seen in order on the same day (matinee and evening) or on two consecutive evenings.  

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