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Wallis Annenberg Center For The Performing Arts Announces 2019/20 Season Photo Wallis Annenberg Center For The Performing Arts Announces 2019/20 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2019

The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts announced today the 2019/2020 season, expanding its reach with twelve months of groundbreaking produced and presented works in dance, music, theater, cinema, and contemporary circus from renowned artists and companies around Southern California, the country, and the world. The season begins September 17, 2019, marking the fourth year of programming under the leadership of Artistic Director Paul Crewes and Executive Director/CEO Rachel Fine, and the seventh for the institution.

Wallis Annenberg Center For The Performing Arts Announces 2019/2020 Season Photo Wallis Annenberg Center For The Performing Arts Announces 2019/2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2019

The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts announced today the 2019/2020 season, expanding its reach with twelve months of groundbreaking produced and presented works in dance, music, theater, cinema, and contemporary circus from renowned artists and companies around Southern California, the country, and the world. The season begins September 17, 2019, marking the fourth year of programming under the leadership of Artistic Director Paul Crewes and Executive Director/CEO Rachel Fine, and the seventh for the institution.

Shakespeare's Globe Announces Full Casting For THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR and BARTHOL Photo Shakespeare's Globe Announces Full Casting For THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR and BARTHOLOMEW FAIR
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2019

Shakespeare's Globe announced the full cast for William Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor, directed by Elle While, and Ben Jonson's Bartholomew Fair, directed by Blanche McIntyre.

BWW Interview: Nigel Lilley Talks FOLLIES Photo BWW Interview: Nigel Lilley Talks FOLLIES
by Rona Kelly - Apr 3, 2019

Nigel Lilley serves as Music Director, part of a team who have worked alongside Stephen Sondheim and Jonathan Tunick on this production. Taking us back to his early experiences of Sondheim, Nigel also shares what it means to work with him and Jonathan today.

Wise Children Present MALORY TOWERS Photo Wise Children Present MALORY TOWERS
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2019

With their inaugural production currently touring the UK, Wise Children today announce their adaptation of Enid Blyton's Malory Towers, co-produced by York Theatre Royal in association with Bristol Old Vic. Adapted and directed by Emma Rice, the production opens on 25 July at The Passenger Shed in the company's home city of Bristol, before embarking on a tour to venues across the UK including Cambridge, York, Exeter, Manchester and Oxford.

Phil Daniels And Janie Dee Will Star In New Musical THE HAPPY PRINCE Photo Phil Daniels And Janie Dee Will Star In New Musical THE HAPPY PRINCE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2019

A new musical based on Oscar Wilde's classic fairy tale will be presented in three showcase performances at The Place from 3 - 4 May 2019. The Happy Prince stars Janie Dee as Mrs Bentley, Phil Daniels as The Mayor, Sophia Hurdley as The Swallow and Sam Archer as The Prince. This heart-rending story about a Swallow's faithful love for the golden statue of a Prince is told through a seamless fusion of dance and song.

WISE CHILDREN Begins at Storyhouse Next Week Photo WISE CHILDREN Begins at Storyhouse Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2019

The new theatrical production of novelist Angela Carter's Wise Children comes to Storyhouse next week.

Emma Rice's WISE CHILDREN Comes To The Belgrade Theatre Photo Emma Rice's WISE CHILDREN Comes To The Belgrade Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2019

After opening to tremendous acclaim at London's Old Vic Theatre last year, Emma Rice's exuberant production of Wise Children heads to the Belgrade Theatre next month, promising a spectacular celebration of the joy of song, dance and showbiz.

Bristol Old Vic Announces 2019 Summer/Autumn Programme Photo Bristol Old Vic Announces 2019 Summer/Autumn Programme
by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2019

Artistic Director Tom Morris today announced the completion of the 2019 programme and reflected on the impact and legacy of Bristol Old Vic's Year of Change in 2018.

Emma Rice's WISE CHILDREN Plays At HOME Manchester Photo Emma Rice's WISE CHILDREN Plays At HOME Manchester
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2019

Wise Children and The Old Vic bring their world premiere production of Angela Carter's novel Wise Children, adapted and directed by Emma Rice and co- produced by the Belgrade Theatre Coventry, Oxford Playhouse, and York Theatre Royal, to HOME in Manchester Today 26 February - Saturday 2 March 2019.

Shakespeare Theatre Company Announces 2019-2020 Season - PETER PAN, MUCH ADO, and Mor Photo Shakespeare Theatre Company Announces 2019-2020 Season - PETER PAN, MUCH ADO, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2019

Incoming Artistic Director Simon Godwin today announces Shakespeare Theatre Company's 2019-2020 Season. Godwin's debut season highlights his artistic aspirations for the company to create high quality, exciting, inclusive theatre. Godwin states, This is not my season, but ours, everybody's season.

Emma Rice Steps Into The Cast Of WISE CHILDREN At Richmond Theatre Photo Emma Rice Steps Into The Cast Of WISE CHILDREN At Richmond Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2019

Wise Children today announce that Artistic Director, Emma Rice will be stepping into the role of Nora Chance in the critically acclaimed West End production of WISE CHILDREN direct from The Old Vic. Rice will be taking over the role from Etta Murfitt, for all performances at Richmond Theatre from Tue 26 - Sat 30 Mar. Press are invited to attend for review on Tuesday 26th March at 7.30pm.

Emma Rice To Star In WISE CHILDREN At The Belgrade Theatre Photo Emma Rice To Star In WISE CHILDREN At The Belgrade Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2019

The Belgrade Theatre is thrilled to announce that Wise Children Artistic Director Emma Rice will take on a starring role in her critically acclaimed production of the same name when it arrives in Coventry 2-6 April 2019.

Emma Rice Will Step Into Role Of Nora Chance During Final Weeks Of UK Tour of WISE CH Photo Emma Rice Will Step Into Role Of Nora Chance During Final Weeks Of UK Tour of WISE CHILDREN
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2019

Wise Children today announce that Artistic Director, Emma Rice will be stepping into the role of Nora Chance in the critically acclaimed production of Wise Children. Rice will be taking over the role from Etta Murfitt, between 26 March - 6 April, covering performances at Richmond Theatre and Belgrade Theatre.

Emma Rice's WISE CHILDREN Plays At HOME Manchester Photo Emma Rice's WISE CHILDREN Plays At HOME Manchester
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2019

Wise Children and The Old Vic bring their world premiere production of Angela Carter's novel Wise Children, adapted and directed by Emma Rice and co- produced by the Belgrade Theatre Coventry, Oxford Playhouse, and York Theatre Royal, to HOME in Manchester Tuesday 26 February - Saturday 2 March 2019.

BWW Review: WISE CHILDREN, Bristol Old Vic Photo BWW Review: WISE CHILDREN, Bristol Old Vic
by Tim Wright - Jan 25, 2019

'Comedy is tragedy that happens to other people' writes Angela Carter in her 1992 book Wise Children and that is the starting point for Emma Rice's furiously fast adaptation in this, the first outing for her newly formed theatre company of the same name.

A.C.T. Celebrates 25th Anniversary of WORDS ON PLAYS Photo A.C.T. Celebrates 25th Anniversary of WORDS ON PLAYS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2019

American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) announced today that Words on Plays-the institution's in-depth performance guide series-is celebrating its 25th anniversary. Created in 1994 in response to audience members requesting the program before seeing the show, this entertaining and informative publication offers revealing artist interviews, original articles, and additional background information about the historical and cultural context of the plays included in A.C.T.'s subscription season.

Emma Rice's First Production From New Company WISE CHILDREN To Play At Bristol Old Vi Photo Emma Rice's First Production From New Company WISE CHILDREN To Play At Bristol Old Vic In 2019
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2019

On the first day of rehearsals for Emma Rice's inaugural production from her Bristol-based company Wise Children, the company announced tour dates to Bristol Old Vic, running from 23 Jan - 9 Feb 2019, with tickets going on sale today. Tickets will go on sale to priority bookers at noon today, with general on sale from 10am, Today 29 Aug.

Storyhouses Celebrates New Year With Additional Headline Shows Photo Storyhouses Celebrates New Year With Additional Headline Shows
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2019

As the new spring season for Storyhouse fast approaches, the award-winning Chester venue has added four new shows to its programme - revealing its first three shows for autumn.

2018 Year in Review: Cindy Marcolina's Best of Theatre Photo 2018 Year in Review: Cindy Marcolina's Best of Theatre
by Cindy Marcolina - Dec 12, 2018

As we're ready to draw the curtain on a busy 2018, it's time to look back on my eclectic year of theatre in a (consciously unmethodical) collection of highlights.

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