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BWW Review: THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, Laurence Batley Theatre Online Photo BWW Review: THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, Laurence Batley Theatre Online
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Apr 23, 2021

The Importance of Being Earnest is probably Oscar Wilde’s best-known play. Now over a century old, the satirisation of society’s desire for wealth and status holds true today. Now adapted by Yasmeen Khan, the story moves to the north of a modern-day, multi-cultural England where the cast is focused on social media, numbers of followers and Nando’s.

DEAD LIES World Premiere to be Presented at Queen's Theatre Barnstaple Photo DEAD LIES World Premiere to be Presented at Queen's Theatre Barnstaple
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2021

Queen’s Theatre Barnstaple will host world premiere of Hilary Bonner’s debut play DEAD LIES prior to its UK tour. Dead Lies is directed by Joe Harmston, and the cast includes Clive Mantle, Harriet Thorpe, John Lyons, Jacqueline Leonard, Patrick Pearson and more.

Ben Forster Completes the Cast of A KILLER PARTY, Available to Stream From 26 April Photo Ben Forster Completes the Cast of A KILLER PARTY, Available to Stream From 26 April
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2021

Ben Forster will join the cast of the UK premiere of A Killer Party which will be released as a series of 9 episodes to watch on-demand, at home or on the go, bringing the very best of British stage and screen directly into your living room from 26 April – 23 May.

VIDEO: See Christine Allado, Scott Garnham, Aisha Jawando and More in the Trailer for Photo VIDEO: See Christine Allado, Scott Garnham, Aisha Jawando and More in the Trailer for EUROBEAT - THE PRIDE OF EUROPE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2021

A new online version of EUROBEAT – The Pride of Europe will premiere on Stream.Theatre from 14 to 18 May 2021. The show will be hosted by David O’Reilly’s “Orla Board” as Marlene Cabana the glamorous mistress of ceremonies, with a cast led by Joanne Clifton (BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing, The Rocky Horror Show, Flashdance), and more.

VIDEO: First Look at the Trailer For the New Online Version Of EUROBEAT Photo VIDEO: First Look at the Trailer For the New Online Version Of EUROBEAT
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2021

Fourth Wall Live has announced the world premiere of a new online version of the cult West End Musical EUROBEAT – The Pride of Europe.

130 Musicals That You Can Stream Now! Photo 130 Musicals That You Can Stream Now!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 4, 2021

Looking for a way to pass the time while at home? BroadwayWorld has made a list of musicals and shows that you can watch from the comfort of your couch! Whether it's Netflix, Hulu, Disney+ or BroadwayHD, we have got you covered with all the must-watch titles! 

BWW Flashback: Watch Highlights from TOMORROW MORNING Around the World! Photo BWW Flashback: Watch Highlights from TOMORROW MORNING Around the World!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2021

As BroadwayWorld reported last week, West End and Broadway stars, Samantha Barks and Ramin Karimloo are set to star in the film adaptation of Laurence Mark Wythe's musical Tomorrow Morning. Tomorrow Morning has received previous productions in both London and Chicago and in 2009, won Chicago's Joseph Jefferson Award for Best Musical, in addition to a 2011 off-Broadway production at York Theatre. Check out highlights from productions around the world.

Samantha Barks and Ramin Karimloo to Star in Movie Musical TOMORROW MORNING Photo Samantha Barks and Ramin Karimloo to Star in Movie Musical TOMORROW MORNING
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2021

West End and Broadway stars, Samantha Barks and Ramin Karimloo are set to star in the film adaptation of Laurence Mark Wythe's musical Tomorrow Morning. 

Rachel Tucker, Oscar Conlon-Morrey, Debbie Kurup, Jason Manford & More Announced for  Photo Rachel Tucker, Oscar Conlon-Morrey, Debbie Kurup, Jason Manford & More Announced for A KILLER PARTY UK Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2021

Casting has been announced for the UK premiere of A Killer Party which will be released as a series of 9 episodes to watch on-demand, at home or on the go, bringing the very best of British stage and screen directly into your living room. The dates have now changed from the previous announcement to 26 April – 23 May.

New Online Version Of EUROBEAT Musical to Star Joanne Clifton, Tia Kofi, Harriet Thor Photo New Online Version Of EUROBEAT Musical to Star Joanne Clifton, Tia Kofi, Harriet Thorpe and Tom Read Wilson
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2021

Fourth Wall Live has announced the world premiere of a new online version of the cult West End Musical EUROBEAT – The Pride of Europe.

The Shows Must Go On Streams RUTHLESS! and Michael Ball's HEROES Concert This Weekend Photo The Shows Must Go On Streams RUTHLESS! and Michael Ball's HEROES Concert This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2021

The Shows Must Go On is streaming two performances online this weekend, Michael Ball's Heroes concert and Ruthless!

The Shows Must Go On to Present GYPSY and RUTHLESS! This Week Photo The Shows Must Go On to Present GYPSY and RUTHLESS! This Week
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2020

The Shows Must Go On will present Gypsy and Ruthless! this week!

Anderson And Petty Announce A CHRISTMAS WISH Virtual Concert In Aid Of Acting For Oth Photo Anderson And Petty Announce A CHRISTMAS WISH Virtual Concert In Aid Of Acting For Others
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2020

Songwriters Anderson & Petty today announce A Christmas Wish, a virtual concert with West End stars from Everybody's Talking About Jamie, SIX: The Musical, Wicked and more, available to stream at select times from 17 December - 20 December 2020. The concert is hosted by Ben Stock and Hilary O'Neil and is in aid of theatrical charity Acting For Others who provide emotional and financial support to theatre workers in times of need through 14 member charities.

The West End Sings For The Show Must Go On! In New Christmas Single 'Christmas Again  Photo The West End Sings For The Show Must Go On! In New Christmas Single 'Christmas Again (The Show Must Go On!)'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2020

“CHRISTMAS AGAIN (THE SHOW MUST GO ON!)” is a brand-new original song written by Anna Hale, Joe McNeice and Matthew Spalding which features 30 performers from the West End and is available to buy now (Friday 27th November) from iTunes, Apple Music and Spotify. 

VIDEO: Ian McKellen, Jennifer Saunders, Harriet Thorpe and More Take Part in AN EVENI Photo VIDEO: Ian McKellen, Jennifer Saunders, Harriet Thorpe and More Take Part in AN EVENING AT JOE'S Virtual Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2020

On November 26 at 8pm, a third virtual fundraising event took place to benefit Joe Allen's in the UK! The event featured Ian McKellen and Jennifer Saunders in conversation with Harriet Thorpe, alongside the likes of Christopher Biggins, Lesley Joseph, Amanda Barrie, Maureen Lipman and Gyles Brandreth.

Ian McKellen, Jennifer Saunders, Harriet Thorpe and More Take Part in AN EVENING AT J Photo Ian McKellen, Jennifer Saunders, Harriet Thorpe and More Take Part in AN EVENING AT JOE'S Virtual Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2020

On November 26 at 8pm, a third virtual fundraising event to benefit Joe Allen's in the UK will be taking place! The event will feature Ian McKellen and Jennifer Saunders in conversation with Harriet Thorpe, alongside the likes of Christopher Biggins, Lesley Joseph, Amanda Barrie, Maureen Lipman and Gyles Brandreth.

129 Musicals & Shows You Can Stream From Home in 2021 Photo 129 Musicals & Shows You Can Stream From Home in 2021
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 21, 2020

BroadwayWorld put together a list of all the live action musicals you can stream on Netflix, Hulu, HBO Max, BroadwayHD, and Disney Plus. Are you looking for something to get your mind off… all of this? So are we. Because everyone needs some escape,

BEGINNERS, PLEASE Musical Theatre Night Will Be Held in Aid Of Acting For Others Photo BEGINNERS, PLEASE Musical Theatre Night Will Be Held in Aid Of Acting For Others
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2020

An evening of Musical Theatre entertainment will be held on Saturday 21st November 2020, to raise funds for the charity Acting for Others. 

Tozi Reopens In Victoria And Will Raise Funds For Theatre Workers Photo Tozi Reopens In Victoria And Will Raise Funds For Theatre Workers
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2020

To celebrate with its official reopening, London's favourite cicchetti haunt, TOZI Restaurant & Bar, has partnered with actress Harriet Thorpe to develop an especially indulgent dish to benefit Acting for Others. The charity provides financial and emotional support to all theatre workers in times of need through the 14 member charities and now, more than ever, their role is vital.

VIDEO: SLEEPLESS Stars Jay McGuiness and Kimberley Walsh Discuss Opening the Show, th Photo VIDEO: SLEEPLESS Stars Jay McGuiness and Kimberley Walsh Discuss Opening the Show, the Importance of Theatre, and More
by Stage Tube - Sep 8, 2020

OfficialLondonTheatre's Milly and Jess vlogged their experience attending Sleepless the Musical at the Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre on its press night.

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