BWW Review: DEVIL WITH THE BLUE DRESS, Bunker TheatreBWW Review: DEVIL WITH THE BLUE DRESS, Bunker Theatre
by Charlie Wilks - Apr 5, 2018

Kevin Armento's play puts the narratives of five different and complex women on stage; whilst at the same time places an intense glare upon Bill Clinton's illicit relationship with Monica Lewinsky. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with DEVIL WITH THE BLUE DRESSPhoto Flash: In Rehearsal with DEVIL WITH THE BLUE DRESS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2018

Slyly exhuming the little blue dress that launched the biggest media circus of a generation, the five women who were at the centre of this infamous scandal collide on stage: A First Lady, a secretary, a daughter, a confidant, and an intern. A theatrical battle emerges over how it all went down, who were the heroes and villains, and why, twenty years later, we're only beginning to grapple with one of the most challenging questions in American political history: How do we respond to women seeking power, and the men who abuse that power? (more...)

Cast Announced for DEVIL WITH THE BLUE DRESS at The BunkerCast Announced for DEVIL WITH THE BLUE DRESS at The Bunker
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2018

The world premiere of Kevin Armento's thrilling political drama Devil With The Blue Dress will star: Emma Handy (Handbagged, Tricyle Theatre; Miss Julie, Chichester Festival Theatre; Flare Path, Theatre Royal Haymarket), Dawn Hope (Follies, National Theatre; The Scottsboro Boys, Young Vic Theatre and Garrick Theatre; Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill, New Players Theatre and National Tour), Daniella Isaacs (Hear Me Raw, Soho Theatre, Arcola Theatre, Underbelly Edinburgh; Fleabag, BBC/Amazon; Mush and Me, The Bush, Holden Street Theatre Award winner at Adelaide Fringe, Underbelly - Ideas Tap Underbelly Award winner), Flora Montgomery (Gaslight, Royal Alexandra Toronto; Arcadia, English Touring Theatre; Quirk, BBC1) and Kristy Philipps (Hush, Paines Plough; Clean Break, ITV1; Vera, ITV). (more...)

Stage Tube: Owen Teale Discusses GASLIGHT
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2016

GASLIGHT premiered in London in 1938 and immediately became an international success. In 1944, it was adapted into an iconic film starring Ingrid Bergman. Since then, the play has become a staple of theatre companies in Britain but rarely seen in North America. This brand new production will be mounted in the U.K. before travelling across the Atlantic to the Ed Mirvish Theatre. (more...)

BWW Review: Teale And McElhinney Led Gaslight Features Fantastic Performances But Feels Dated
by Alan Henry - Jan 25, 2016

GASLIGHT, a thriller play which is the namesake for the term gaslighting (a form of psychological abuse in which false information is presented to the victim with the intent of making them doubt their sanity) opened in Toronto last week. The production stars Game of Thrones' Owen Teale and Ian McElhinney as the husband (Mr. Mannigham) and detective respectively. Flora Montgomery shines as the abused Mrs. Mannigham. (more...)

GASLIGHT, Featuring GAME OF THRONES Stars, Opens Tonight at Ed Mirvish Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2016

David Mirvish presents Patrick Hamilton's classic mystery thriller GASLIGHT, running now through through Sunday, February 28, 2016 at the newly reconfigured 1,384 seat Ed Mirvish Theatre. Media night is tonight, January 20, at 8pm. (more...)

Tickets on Sale Monday for GASLIGHT, Featuring GAME OF THRONES Stars at Ed Mirvish Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2015

David Mirvish is pleased to present Patrick Hamilton's classic mystery thriller GASLIGHT. Performances begin Sunday January 17 and play through Sunday February 28, 2016 at the newly reconfigured 1,384 seat Ed Mirvish Theatre. Media night is Wednesday January 20 at 8pm. (more...)

KINKY BOOTS Extends Again in Toronto; GASLIGHT, with GAME OF THRONES Stars, Moves Venues
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2015

Sometimes success breeds problems. This is the case with KINKY BOOTS, the Tony Award-winning Best Musical that began a highly acclaimed and popular Canadian production on June 16, 2015 at the historic Royal Alexandra Theatre. KINKY BOOTS will now extend performances through March 6, 2016. (more...)

Dakota Blue Richards to Lead ARCADIA UK Tour; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2014

English Touring Theatre and Theatre Royal Brighton Productions today announced casting for a new touring production of Tom Stoppard's comedy masterpiece, Arcadia, which will be the first major national tour since 1993, and over 20 years since the play has been seen by audiences around the UK. (more...)

BWW Reviews: IN THE NEXT ROOM OR THE VIBRATOR PLAY, St James Theatre, November 21 2013
by Gary Naylor - Nov 22, 2013

Gary Naylor sees a funny and poignant play about love, intimacy and electricity. (more...)

IN THE NEXT ROOM, OR THE VIBRATOR PLAY Begins Tonight at the St. James
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2013

The Daily Mail writes that Natalie Casey has joined IN THE NEXT ROOM, OR THE VIBRATOR PLAY at the St. James Theatre this November. (more...)

URINETOWN & THIS MAY HURT A BIT Set for St. James Theatre's Spring 2014 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2013

David Gilmore, Artistic Director, has confirmd details of the upcoming season of main house productions at the St. James Theatre. The 312 seat main house is an exciting alternative to the West End, staging a varied programme of quality plays and musicals and featuring excellent sightlines from every seat. The intimate studio space incorporates the very best of both established and emerging talent in the worlds of cabaret, music, comedy and theatre. The informal bar and brasserie on the ground floor, and the elegant Carrara restaurant on the first floor cater for all pre and post-theatre tastes. Earlier this month, the St. James Theatre was one of only seven theatres shortlisted for the My Theatre Matters! Most Welcoming Theatre Award out of over 225 theatre venues across the country. (more...)

Natalie Casey Joins IN THE NEXT ROOM, OR THE VIBRATOR PLAY at the St. James
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2013

The Daily Mail writes that Natalie Casey has joined IN THE NEXT ROOM, OR THE VIBRATOR PLAY at the St. James Theatre this November. (more...)

BWW Reviews: DOONREAGAN, Jermyn Street Theatre, September 9 2013
by Gary Naylor - Sep 10, 2013

Gary Naylor sees a play about a flawed poet and one of the women he loved. (more...)

Ustinov Studio to Present IN THE NEXT ROOM, Opening May 10
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2012

Laurence Boswell directs the UK Premiere of In the Next Room or The Vibrator Play by Sarah Ruhl, the concluding play in the Ustinov Studio's American Season. (more...)