Gracie Fields News

 
Date Of Birth:
January 09, 1898
Date Of Death:
September 27, 1979 (81)
Birth Place:
Rochdale, ENGLAND
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Date of Birth: January 09, 1898
Date of Death: September 27, 1979 (81)

Birth Place: Rochdale, ENGLAND
Mikron Theatre Company to present the Premier of REDCOATS, a New Play by Nick AhadMikron Theatre Company to present the Premier of REDCOATS, a New Play by Nick Ahad
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2019

Following their hugely successful touring productions ofGet Well Soon and Revolting Women, the award winning Mikron Theatre are set toguide you through 80 years of Butlins splendour with their trademark mix of fun, pathos and songs in Nick Ahad (Glory,(Dukes Theatre, Red Ladder, Tamasha)new playRedcoats. (more...)

Alexandra Palace To Celebrate The Reopening Of East Court And Theatre On 1st DecemberAlexandra Palace To Celebrate The Reopening Of East Court And Theatre On 1st December
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2018

Alexandra Park and Palace Charitable Trust (APPCT) will reopen its Theatre and East Court on 1st December 2018 with a series of events that encapsulates the vision for the venue. The reopening follows the completion of the three-year East Wing Restoration Project. In December, visitors can experience an eclectic arts programme in the sensitively restored Alexandra Palace Theatre whilst the East Court creates an open and accessible space in the complex to welcome visitors throughout the year. (more...)

Photo Flash: Andrew Lloyd Webber and Guests Unveil Art Installation at London PalladiumPhoto Flash: Andrew Lloyd Webber and Guests Unveil Art Installation at London Palladium
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2018

Andrew Lloyd Webber with honoured artists Des O'Connor, Jimmy Tarbuck, Cliff Richard and Tommy Steele unveiled the Wall of Fame, a new art installation by Lee Simmons commissioned as part of the renovations to the Grade II listed facade of The London Palladium. Sited at the theatre's world famous Stage Door on Great Marlborough Street, this ongoing installation is a permanent legacy to the many artists that have headlined at The London Palladium and will provide an intrinsic link between icons of the past and performers of the future. (more...)

OUR FINEST HOUR Celebrates Dunkirk And The Battle Of Britain In Concerts Across The UKOUR FINEST HOUR Celebrates Dunkirk And The Battle Of Britain In Concerts Across The UK
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2018

In commemoration of the miracle of Dunkirk and the decisive victory of the Battle of Britain, Our Finest Hour will see stars of stage and screen Peter Bowles and Kevin Whately host a series of triumphant and rousing concerts across the United Kingdom. (more...)

MAD ABOUT THE MUSICALS to Launch UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2016

Taking you on a whistle stop tour from the heart of London's theatre land to the glitz of Broadway, the critically acclaimed MAD ABOUT THE MUSICALS is back - celebrating the very best songs from the shows we all know and love! (more...)

Canadian Actor and Comedian Don Harron Has Died at Age 90
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2015

Canadian comic Don Harron, best known for his character Charlie Farquharson has died at age 90. (more...)

Photo Flash: Michael Ball, Freddie Huddlestone and More Perform in WEST END HEROES
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

Dancer Freddie Huddlestone climbs the side of the Dominion Theatre stage then taps - upside down - across the ceiling and back down the other side of the stage at WEST END HEROES at the Dominion Theatre. The amazing routine, choreographed by Matt Flint, was the highlight of STEP IN TIME, a high-energy tap dance tribute by The West End Heroes Dancers, to Disney's Mary Poppins, which this year is celebrating 50 years since its release. Scroll down for photos from the event! (more...)

BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT 2014 Winners Collabro will Headline WEST END HEROES
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2014

Britain's Got Talent winners Collabro are today announced as the headline act at the 2014 West End Heroes gala concert at the Dominion Theatre on Sunday September 28. The chart-topping group - the fastest selling new British band of 2014 - will be perfoming a song from their No1 debut album Stars. (more...)

Rose Theatre Announces FORCES SWEETHEARTS & More In New Season
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2011

The Rose Theatre is a 900-seat venue located in the London Borough of Kingston Upon Thames. The astonishing circular auditorium is modelled on the original Elizabethan Rose Theatre, situated on London's Bankside. Its unique design incorporates a pit area where audience can sit on cushions for only 8. (more...)

The Rose Presents Forces Sweethearts, Chinesewise, Suggs
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2011

The Rose will present a variety of one-night shows over the summer, with something for everyone. (more...)

The Rose Presents Forces Sweethearts, Chinesewise, Suggs
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2011

The Rose will present a variety of one-night shows over the summer, with something for everyone. (more...)

The Factory Presents HAMLET, THE SEAGULL & ROUND 2 April 11- April 16
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2011

From Monday 11 April - Saturday 16 April HAMLET, THE SEAGULL & ROUND 2 will be presented by The Factory (more...)

Rose Theatre Announces Upcoming Events and Shows
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2011

The Rose Theatre is a 900-seat venue located in the London Borough of Kingston Upon Thames. The astonishing circular auditorium is modelled on the original Elizabethan Rose Theatre, situated on London's Bankside. Its unique design incorporates a pit area where audience can sit on cushions for only 8. (more...)

ANNIE GET YOUR GUN At The Young Vic Closes January 2
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2010

Annie Get Your Gun plays 3 October 2009 - 2 January 2010 at the Main House Jane Horrocks, Julian Ovenden and multi prize-winning director Richard Jones unite to mount a major London revival of Irving Berlin's great hit song-fest Annie Get Your Gun this autumn at the Young Vic. (more...)

Horrocks, Ovenden, Jones Set For ANNIE GET YOUR GUN At The Young Vic October 3-January 2 2010
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2009

Annie Get Your Gun plays 3 October 2009 - 2 January 2010 at the Main House Jane Horrocks, Julian Ovenden and multi prize-winning director Richard Jones unite to mount a major London revival of Irving Berlin's great hit song-fest Annie Get Your Gun this autumn at the Young Vic. (more...)

Horrocks, Ovenden, Jones Set For ANNIE GET YOUR GUN At The Young Vic October 3-January 2 2010
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2009

Annie Get Your Gun plays 3 October 2009 - 2 January 2010 at the Main House Jane Horrocks, Julian Ovenden and multi prize-winning director Richard Jones unite to mount a major London revival of Irving Berlin's great hit song-fest Annie Get Your Gun this autumn at the Young Vic. (more...)

Horrocks, Bonham Carter and Duff to Star in BBC Four Series of Dramas About Famous British Women
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2009

The BBC is reporting that 'Jane Horrocks will play singer Gracie Fields, while Helena Bonham Carter portrays children's author Enid Blyton. The series, which also sees Anne-Marie Duff as ballerina Dame Margot Fonteyn, explores what spurred on these women at the height of their artistic powers in a new series of biopics.' (more...)

The History Boys Deserve Top Honors
by Nancy Grossman - May 9, 2008

The 2006 Tony Award winner for Best Play has its New England premiere at Speakeasy Stage Company in a production worthy of accolades. Director Scott Edmiston, topnotch technical crew, and entire cast of faculty and students deserve all 'A's' for this effort. (more...)

Win The History Boys Movie Soundtrack!
by Contests Broadway - Nov 15, 2006

Enter to win yourself a copy of 'The History Boys' movie soundtrack, to be released by Rhino Entertainment November 21. (more...)