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Park Theatre's WHEN DARKNESS FALLS Postponed Photo Park Theatre's WHEN DARKNESS FALLS Postponed
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2021

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on 4 January 2021 of a new national lockdown until at least the middle of February, Park Theatre and the producers of the new spine-chilling ghost story, WHEN DARKNESS FALLS, which was due to play a limited season from 24 February to 13 March 2021 at Park Theatre in London, have taken the difficult decision to postpone the run. 

TCT Names Three Tri-State Schools For Fully-Funded JumpStart Theatre Program Photo TCT Names Three Tri-State Schools For Fully-Funded JumpStart Theatre Program
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2020

After a months-long in-person and a?oevirtuala?? selection process, The Children's Theatre of Cincinnati (TCT) has named the newest tri-state area schools that will partner with the JumpStart Theatre Program.  The Educational Theatre Foundation (ETF), in collaboration with New York City-based companies iTheatrics and Music Theatre International (MTI) created JumpStart Theatre, a three-year scalable program designed to build sustainable musical theatre programs in underserved schools that previously had none

Pete Tong Brings Ibiza Classics to Hollywood Bowl This November
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2017

Pete Tong turned heads last year with his Ibiza Classics live shows, performed with the Heritage Orchestra and conducted by Jules Buckley.

Casting Announced for MY FAIR LADIES at The Crazy Coqs
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2017

For four nights only, My Fair Ladies is appearing at The Crazy Coqs and promises an evening filled to the brim with the best songs made famous by Broadway's best divas.

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for THE STRIPPER at St. James Studio
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2016

The Stripper will run at St. James Studio from 7 July to 13 August 2016, with press night on 11 July at 8pm. Based on the pulp fiction story by Carter Brown, with music and lyrics by The Rocky Horror Show creators Richard Hartley and Richard O'Brien, The Stripper will be directed by Benji Sperring (The Toxic Avenger) with set and costume design by Tim Shortall, choreography by Lucie Pankhurst, musical direction and arrangement by Alex Beetschen and lighting design by Nick Farman. The Stripper is produced by Niall Bailey and Chris Wheeler for Scala Theatre Ltd.

Cast Announced for THE STRIPPER at St. James Studio
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2016

Hannah Grover (Annabelle/ Sherry Mendez/ Sarah Arkwright), Gloria Onitiri (Deadpan Dolores/ Patty Keller), Marc Pickering (Doc Murphy/ Miles Rovak/ Harvey Stern), Michael Steedon (Sheriff Lavers / Jacob Arkwright/ Steve Loomas) and Sebastien Torkia (Al Wheeler) start rehearsals today, 13 June, for The Stripper, playing at the St. James Studio from 7 July to 13 August 2016, with press night on 11 July at 8pm. Full cast biographies can be found below.

New Musical from ROCKY HORROR Team, THE STRIPPER, and More Among St. James Lineup, This Fall; Tickets on Sale Today!
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2016

Tickets for all shows will go on sale to St. James Theatre members and friends on Monday 09 May at 10am and on general sale on Tuesday 10 May at 10am.

USI to Host Preview Screening of CIVIL WAR: THE UNTOLD STORY, 2/10
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2014

USI's Historic Southern Indiana and community partners will present a special evening of entertainment and a free public sneak-preview screening of 'Untold Stories of the Civil War,' at 7 p.m. on Monday, February 10, in Forum I of theWright Administration Building. The film is part two of a new five-part documentary series titled 'Civil War: The Untold Story.' It is sponsored by Nashville Public Television and will be distributed to public television stations nationally by American Public Television this spring.

Scala Theatre Launches Indiegogo Campaign to Fund MY FAIR LADIES
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2013

By connecting with future audiences, Creative Producers Chris Wheeler and Niall Bailey hope to raise money for the initial'workshop' stage of the show's development. The funding will allow the pair - who have been developing the show for a number of years - to work on the material with a talented cast and director.