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BWW Review: SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS, Richmond Theatre BWW Review: SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS, Richmond Theatre
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Dec 13, 2019

The annual pantomime at Richmond is always an entertaining affair. After last year's Peter Pan, we now turn to a glittering and very enjoyable version of Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs. Comedian, writer and presenter Jo Brand is the star turn as the wicked Queen Lucretia. Brand takes a little while to settle into the rhythm of the show, but is a screeching baddie, with a throaty, cackling laugh. She maintains the sardonic and dry style that she is known for. Even when she appears to forget her lines, her request for a prompt gained laughs rather than groans. She is an evil, but also funny character and her scornful rendition of 'I Put A Spell On You' is her highlight. (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For SNOW WHITE at Richmond Theatre Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For SNOW WHITE at Richmond Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2019

Richmond Theatre have today announced that comedian, writer, actor and presenter Jo Brand will lead the cast of this year's spectacular family pantomime, SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS, alongside returning funny man Jon Clegg with hilarious panto dame Jason Sutton from Sat 7 Dec 2019 – Sun 5 Jan 2020. Press are invited to attend for review on Thursday 12th December at 7pm. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Jo Brand in SNOW WHITE at Richmond Theatre Photo Flash: First Look at Jo Brand in SNOW WHITE at Richmond Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2019

Richmond Theatre have today announced that comedian, writer, actor and presenter Jo Brand will lead the cast of this year's spectacular family pantomime, SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS, alongside returning funny man Jon Clegg with hilarious panto dame Jason Sutton from Sat 7 Dec 2019 – Sun 5 Jan 2020. Press are invited to attend for review on Thursday 12th December at 7pm. (more...)

ROCKY HORROR SHOW Comes to Storyhouse in Three Weeks ROCKY HORROR SHOW Comes to Storyhouse in Three Weeks
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2019

Fans of the Rocky Horror Show have just three weeks left to wait until they can catch the cult stage show at Storyhouse in Chester. (more...)

Storyhouse Announce Star-Studded Autumn Season Of Headline Shows Storyhouse Announce Star-Studded Autumn Season Of Headline Shows
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2019

A star-studded programme of headline shows is heading to Storyhouse this autumn, completing a fantastic year of live entertainment at the Chester venue. (more...)

BWW Review: THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW, Grand Opera House York BWW Review: THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW, Grand Opera House York
by Sarah Ryan - Jun 11, 2019

Richard O'Brien's Rocky Horror Show has had audiences worldwide shivering in 'antici...pation!' for more than 40 years, and shows no sign of stopping with its 2019 world tour. (more...)

ROCKY HORROR SHOW Cast Announced For Storyhouse ROCKY HORROR SHOW Cast Announced For Storyhouse
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2019

The cast for Richard O'Brien's Rocky Horror Show at Storyhouse in Chester this Autumn have been announced. (more...)

THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW Comes To The Bristol Hippodrome THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW Comes To The Bristol Hippodrome
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2019

The Rocky Horror Show continues to play to packed houses as it tours the length and breadth of the UK throughout 2019 featuring a wealth of star performers. More than 100,000 people have seen the show during the tour and there are no signs of this incredible cast slowing down. Strictly star Joanne Clifton, who has been delighting audiences and receiving rave reviews as Janet, will continue to don her corset and fishnets as she extends her role in the musical extravaganza for a further six months until the end of the 2019 tour. Joanne said: "I absolutely love playing Janet, so I'm delighted to continue with the show throughout the year". (more...)

Casting Announced For THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW Show In Wolverhampton Casting Announced For THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW Show In Wolverhampton
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2019

THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW continues to play to packed houses as it tours the length and breadth of the UK and in frightfully fabulous fashion rolls into Wolverhampton at the Grand Theatre from Monday 14 - Saturday 19 October 2019, starring Strictly Come Dancing's Joanne Clifton as Janet Wiess. (more...)

UK Tour of THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW Announces Casting UK Tour of THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW Announces Casting
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2019

The Rocky Horror Show continues to play to packed houses as it tours the length and breadth of the UK throughout 2019 featuring a wealth of star performers. More than 100,000 people have seen the show during the tour and there are no signs of this incredible cast slowing down. (more...)

BWW Interview: Cast of MAGGIE MAY at Finborough Theatre BWW Interview: Cast of MAGGIE MAY at Finborough Theatre
by Fiona Scott - Apr 7, 2019

Kara Lily Hayworth and Natalie Williams are currently starring in Finborough Theatre's revival of Lionel Bart's musical, Maggie May. They spoke to BroadwayWorld about the show. (more...)

BWW Review: MAGGIE MAY, Finborough Theatre BWW Review: MAGGIE MAY, Finborough Theatre
by Cindy Marcolina - Mar 31, 2019

Liverpool, 1960s. Maggie May Duffy is a prostitute who's in love with her childhood sweetheart Patrick Casey, a sailor and son of a union leader who's been at sea for some time. She tries to rekindle their feelings when he finally comes back but his struggles with accepting his legacy and her reputation are difficult to leave to the side. (more...)

Cast Announced For The Revival Of MAGGIE MAY at the Finborough Theatre Cast Announced For The Revival Of MAGGIE MAY at the Finborough Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2019

SDWC Productions announce the full cast for the revival of the hit British musical Maggie May. With music and lyrics by Lionel Bart and book by renowned dramatist Alun Owen, Maggie May has not been seen on the professional stage in London since its 1964 premiere at the Adelphi Theatre. (more...)

Bristol Hippodrome Hosts AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN Bristol Hippodrome Hosts AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2018

The full cast for the World Premiere of "AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN - THE MUSICAL" is officially announced. Emma Williams will play 'Paula Pokrifki', Jonny Fines is 'Zack Mayo', Ray Shell as 'Foley', Ian McIntosh as 'Sid Worley' and Jessica Daley as 'Lynette Pomeroy'. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at the World Premiere of AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN Photo Flash: First Look at the World Premiere of AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2018

Images have been released offering a first look at the world premiere production of An Officer and a Gentleman, which plays at Manchester's Opera House from Monday 13th - Saturday 18th August as part of its UK and Ireland tour. (more...)

BWW Interview: Emma Williams Talks AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN BWW Interview: Emma Williams Talks AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN
by Marianka Swain - Mar 30, 2018

Emma Williams's past work includes Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Half a Sixpence, Mrs Henderson Presents and Love Story. She's currently starring in a new musical version of the iconic Richard Gere film An Officer and a Gentleman, which opens at Leicester Curve on 6 April. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN THE MUSICAL Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2018

See photos from inside the the World Premiere of 'AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN - THE MUSICAL'. (more...)

Casting Announced For World Premiere Of AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN THE MUSICAL Casting Announced For World Premiere Of AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2018

The full cast for the World Premiere of "AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN - THE MUSICAL" is officially announced. Emma Williams will play 'Paula Pokrifiki', Jonny Fines is 'Zack Mayo', Ray Shell as 'Foley', Ian Macintosh as 'Sid Worley' and Jessica Daley as 'Lynette Pomeroy'. The production will open at Curve on Friday 6 April 2018 with a national press night on Thursday 19 April before playing at theatres across the UK and Ireland until 15 September 2018. (more...)

BWW Review: CINDERELLA, King's Theatre, Edinburgh BWW Review: CINDERELLA, King's Theatre, Edinburgh
by Gregor Dickson - Dec 22, 2017

Cinderella is often regarded as the greatest pantomime story of all, and this year's King's Theatre production certainly does not disappoint. From start to finish, it is a concoction of laughter and fun, and a real visual treat. (more...)

Danielle Hope, Dianne Pilkington, Kieran Brown and More Set for GIGGIN4GOOD: CHRISTMAS GOES…POP! Charity Concert
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2016

On Sunday 11th December, Giggin4Good returns with 'Christmas goes...POP!', an evening of festive songs and Christmas number ones, all performed by an array of West End talent - headlined by Danielle Hope, Dianne Pilkington and Kieran Brown. (more...)

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