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Door Shakespeare Announces Its First Virtual Production Photo Door Shakespeare Announces Its First Virtual Production
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2020

Door Shakespeare, Producing Artistic Director Michael Stebbins, and Managing Director Amy Ensign, have announced their first virtual production: 'Rosalind,' by J.M. Barrie, running Wednesday, September 2 through Sunday, September 13. Shows are Wednesdays through Fridays at 7:30, Saturdays at 5:00 and 7:30, and Sundays at 5:00. Tickets run from $7.50 to $16 and may be purchased online (doorshakespeare.com) or by phone: 920.854.7111.

Northern Stage Postpones Autumn Productions and Reveals Plans For Christmas Photo Northern Stage Postpones Autumn Productions and Reveals Plans For Christmas
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020

Following the latest government advice, Northern Stage will postpone its autumn season productions Red Ellen, The Invisible Man and Gatsby, and Christmas shows The Sorcerer's Apprentice and The Hey Diddle Diddle Christmas Spectacular from Kitchen Zoo.

A Red Orchid Theatre And Porchlight Music Theatre Team Up To Present WAR OF THE WELL( Photo A Red Orchid Theatre And Porchlight Music Theatre Team Up To Present WAR OF THE WELL(e)S
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2020

A Red Orchid Theatre and Porchlight Music Theatre announce the collaboration WAR OF THE WELL(e)S, an audio drama adaptation of the stage play written by Porchlight Artistic Director Michael Weber and directed by A Red Orchid Ensemble Member Lawrence Grimm.

L.A. Theatre Works' 'Family Collection' Offers Five Plays for Parents and Kids Photo L.A. Theatre Works' 'Family Collection' Offers Five Plays for Parents and Kids
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2020

Best known as the world's leading producer of state-of-the-art audio recordings of contemporary and classic plays, L.A. Theatre Works has put together a package of five productions that can be enjoyed by listeners of all ages.

Newton Theatre Company Presents THE WAR OF THE WORLDS Zoom Performance Photo Newton Theatre Company Presents THE WAR OF THE WORLDS Zoom Performance
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2020

Newton Theatre Company presents its next virtual Radio Hour: War of the Worlds based on the novel by H.G. Wells.

TOP GUN to Debut on 4K Ultra HD Digital & 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Photo TOP GUN to Debut on 4K Ultra HD Digital & 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray
by TV News Desk - Apr 28, 2020

Feel the need for speed when the blockbuster hit TOP GUN arrives for the first time on 4K Ultra HD Digital in time for Top Gun Day, May 13, 2020, and on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray on May 19, 2020 from Paramount Home Entertainment. 

Theatre In The Dark's Second Production Will Be an Adaptation Of H.G. Wells' THE WAR  Photo Theatre In The Dark's Second Production Will Be an Adaptation Of H.G. Wells' THE WAR OF THE WORLDS, Performed Entirely In Total Darkness
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2020

Theatre in the Dark, a Chicago company that creates performances staged entirely in complete darkness, will mount as its second production a world premiere adaptation of the classic science-fiction thriller A WAR OF THE WORLDS (based on H.G. Wells' classic novel THE WAR OF THE WORLDS), adapted and produced by Mackenzie Gordon and Corey Bradberry.

1933 Poster For THE INVISIBLE MAN Brings $182,400 As Remake Hits VOD Photo 1933 Poster For THE INVISIBLE MAN Brings $182,400 As Remake Hits VOD
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2020

A rare movie poster for the 1933 classic film The Invisible Man disappeared Saturday night for $182,400 at public auction. The sale coincided with the 2020 remake, starring Elisabeth Moss, which became among Hollywood's first to go the route of video on demand.

BWW Review: Fertile Ground Final Wrap-Up: MINI SEX FEST, THE FEAR OF SPEAKING, 8-24-9 Photo BWW Review: Fertile Ground Final Wrap-Up: MINI SEX FEST, THE FEAR OF SPEAKING, 8-24-9, 2020 - THE NEW 1920?, THE INTELLIGENT WOMAN'S GUIDE TO SOCIALISM: A COMEDY
by Krista Garver - Feb 13, 2020

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by TV News Desk - Feb 5, 2020

Casting Announced For THE TIME MACHINE at the London Library
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2020

Strap yourselves in. Leave your notions of sanity and predictability at the door.

PBS to Air A VERY BRITISH ROMANCE Photo PBS to Air A VERY BRITISH ROMANCE
by TV News Desk - Jan 24, 2020

Celebrate Valentine's Day with Lucy Worsley as she delves into the steamy and seductive history of British romance, uncovering the social, political and cultural forces that shaped ideals of romantic love during the Georgian and Victorian eras — ideals that surprisingly continue to resonate today. A VERY BRITISH ROMANCE WITH LUCY WORSLEY premieres Sundays, February 9 and 16, 2020, 8:00-9:00 p.m. ET (check local listings) on PBS, pbs.org and the PBS App, preceding episodes of MASTERPIECE's new SANDITON.

WAR OF THE WORLDS Renewed for Season Two Photo WAR OF THE WORLDS Renewed for Season Two
by TV News Desk - Jan 8, 2020

Deadline reports that Fox and Canal+ have renewed 'War of the Worlds' for a second season ahead of the premiere of its first season.

Rover Dramawerks Kicks Off Their 20th Anniversary Season with SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE Photo Rover Dramawerks Kicks Off Their 20th Anniversary Season with SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE PORTAL OF TIME
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2020

Rover Dramawerks kicks off their 20th Anniversary Season with the comedy Sherlock Holmes and the Portal of Time by Michael Druce. This new time-traveling adventure featuring the famous detective will be at Rover's theatre in Plano, located in Ruisseau Village at 221 W. Parker Rd, Suite 580, at the northwest corner of Parker and 75. Performances run January 9 - February 1 on Thursdays and Fridays at 8:00 p.m. and on Saturdays at 3:00 and 8:00 p.m.

Brighton Festival 2020 Guest Director Is Acclaimed Poet Lemn Sissay MBE Photo Brighton Festival 2020 Guest Director Is Acclaimed Poet Lemn Sissay MBE
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2019

The acclaimed British and Ethiopian poet, playwright, broadcaster and speaker, Lemn Sissay MBE has been announced as the twelfth Brighton Festival Guest Director, following in the footsteps of Rokia Traoré (2019), David Shrigley (2018), Kate Tempest (2017) and Laurie Anderson (2016) amongst others.

InterACT Theatre Productions Presents WAR OF THE WORLDS One Night Only Photo InterACT Theatre Productions Presents WAR OF THE WORLDS One Night Only
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2019

interACT Theatre Productions will present WAR OF THE WORLDS, the Orson Welles radio play, for one night only on Saturday, Nov. 30 at the Burgdorff Center, 10 Durand Road in Maplewood, NJ.

EPIX Lands Urban Myth Films' Reimagining Of WAR OF THE WORLDS Photo EPIX Lands Urban Myth Films' Reimagining Of WAR OF THE WORLDS
by TV News Desk - Nov 21, 2019

Premium network EPIX announced that it will premiere the Gabriel Byrne and Elizabeth McGovern-led drama series, War of the Worlds, exclusively to US audiences on February 16, 2020 at 9pm. 

BWW Interview: Wyatt Crow, Susan Gunther, Kaeden Porter, Kayla Chassels of WAR OF THE Photo BWW Interview: Wyatt Crow, Susan Gunther, Kaeden Porter, Kayla Chassels of WAR OF THE WORLDS: THE PANIC BROADCAST at Morrilton High School enjoys performing radio play
by Theresa Bertram - Oct 23, 2019

This weekend, Thespian Troupe 3131, under the direction of Heather Hooten, at Morrilton High School will recreate the dramatization of Orson Welles' reading of H.G. Wells' book THE WAR OF THE WORLDS. Considered the first of its kind to imagine what the world would look like if aliens invaded Earth, this story supposedly terrified the radio listening public back in 1938 as they took it for actual news. WAR OF THE WORLDS: THE PANIC BROADCAST will take you through the reading and then show you the response from the people. Broadway World was on set to interview a few of the cast members about their experience with performing this radio play.

VIDEO: Watch the First Official Trailer For BBC One's THE WAR OF THE WORLDS Photo VIDEO: Watch the First Official Trailer For BBC One's THE WAR OF THE WORLDS
by Stage Tube - Sep 30, 2019

BBC One has released the first official trailer for its upcoming adaptation of The War of the Worlds.

Hackney Showroom Announces The Full Cast For The World Première Of Zawe Ashton's FOR Photo Hackney Showroom Announces The Full Cast For The World Première Of Zawe Ashton's FOR ALL THE WOMEN WHO THOUGHT THEY WERE MAD
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2019

Hackney Showroom today announce the full cast for the world première of for all the women who thought they were Mad by Zawe Ashton. Associate Director of Hackney Showroom's Jo McInnes directs Layo-Christina Akinlude (Angela), Mina Andala (Joy), Jennifer Dixon (Kim), Joy Elias-Rilwan (Margaret), Jumoké Fashola (Ruth), Michael Fitzgerald (Boss/Doctor), Janet Kumah (Rose), with Elena Coleman, Chiamara Nwosu and Rae Ann Quayle sharing the role of Nambi. The production opens at Stoke Newington Town Hall on 17 October, with previews from 14 October, and runs until 9 November a?" marking Hackney Showroom's a new partnership with the London Borough of Hackney to bring theatre to Stoke Newington Town Hall.

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