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Photo Flash: Jennifer Saunders, Anna Friel and More Visit MY BEAUTIFUL CIRCUS Photo Photo Flash: Jennifer Saunders, Anna Friel and More Visit MY BEAUTIFUL CIRCUS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2018

Giffords Circus celebrates the 250th anniversary of the wonder of circus, with a UK premiere tour of their new show, My Beautiful Circus. The show held its official press night on Thursday 28th June at Chiswick House & Gardens, London. Check out the photos below!

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with GOD SAVE QUEEN PAM at Players Theatre Photo Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with GOD SAVE QUEEN PAM at Players Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2018

A Proclamation! Tawnydog Productions has announced that the world premiere of Erin Murray Quinlan's lighthearted and whimsical new Off Broadway musical comedy GOD SAVE QUEEN PAM will take place on Thursday, the twenty-first day of June, Two Thousand and Eighteen with a limited engagement run through the twenty ninth day of July in the same year of our Lord. Get a first glance with rehearsal photos below!

Fiona Button, Pippa Nixon And Stella Gonet Join The Cast Of THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING E Photo Fiona Button, Pippa Nixon And Stella Gonet Join The Cast Of THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2018

Classic Spring is delighted to announce that Fiona Button, Pippa Nixon and Stella Gonet will join the cast of Michael Fentiman's The Importance of Being Earnest.

Ruthie Ann Miles To Share The Role Of Lady Thiang In London's THE KING AND I With Nao Photo Ruthie Ann Miles To Share The Role Of Lady Thiang In London's THE KING AND I With Naoko Mori
by Alan Henry - May 31, 2018

An announcement from the West End production states that actress Naoko Mori will share the role of Lady Thiang with Ruthie Ann Miles in the West End transfer of Lincoln Center's revival of THE KING AND I.

Sophie Thompson, Jeremy Swift and Sinead Matthews to Star in Classic Spring's THE IMP Photo Sophie Thompson, Jeremy Swift and Sinead Matthews to Star in Classic Spring's THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2018

Classic Spring announces Olivier-Award winner Sophie Thompson as Lady Bracknell in The Importance of Being Earnest, from 20 July at the Vaudeville theatre. Directed by Michael Fentiman, the production also stars Jeremy Swift in the role of Reverend Chasuble and Sinead Matthews as Gwendolyn Fairfax.

GOD SAVE QUEEN PAM Begins Previews Photo GOD SAVE QUEEN PAM Begins Previews
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2018

A Proclamation! Whereas many in the city of New York may be seeking a little 'Markle Sparkle' on this side of the pond, Tawnydog Productions has announced that the world premiere of Erin Murray Quinlan's lighthearted and whimsical new Off Broadway musical comedy GOD SAVE QUEEN PAM will take placeon Thursday, the twenty-first day of June, Two Thousand and Eighteen with a limited engagement run through the twenty ninth day of July in the same year of our Lord.

Photo Flash: Classic Spring Stages AN IDEAL HUSBAND Photo Photo Flash: Classic Spring Stages AN IDEAL HUSBAND
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2018

Classic Spring is delighted to announce real-life father and son, Edward and Freddie Fox, are to play fictional father and son in Oscar Wilde's An Ideal Husband, from 20 April at the Vaudeville theatre. Also starring, in the role of Mrs. Cheveley, is Frances Barber. Directed by Jonathan Church, An Ideal Husband will play at the Vaudeville Theatre 20 April to 14 July 2018, before opening the Theatre Royal Bath Summer Season on 18 July to 4 August 2018.

Stage Adaptation of David Walliams's GANSTA GRANNY Returns To The West End Photo Stage Adaptation of David Walliams's GANSTA GRANNY Returns To The West End
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2018

Birmingham Stage Company today announces the return of their smash-hit adaptation of David Walliams's bestselling book, Gangsta Granny, to the West End. The Olivier Award and UK Theatre Award nominated production opens at the Harold Pinter Theatre for a limited two week run, opening on 16 August, with previews from 14 August, and running until 26 August. Tickets go on sale today via ATG pre-sale and general on-sale on 3 May.

Casting Announced For Charise Greene's CANNIBAL GALAXY: A LOVE STORY at The New Ohio Photo Casting Announced For Charise Greene's CANNIBAL GALAXY: A LOVE STORY at The New Ohio
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2018

Between Two Boroughs will present the World Premiere of Charise Greene's Cannibal Galaxy: a love story, directed by Jenn Haltman (Summertime with Between Two Boroughs) at the New Ohio Theatre

World Premiere Of Charise Greene's CANNIBAL GALAXY: A LOVE STORY To Play The New Ohio Photo World Premiere Of Charise Greene's CANNIBAL GALAXY: A LOVE STORY To Play The New Ohio
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2018

Between Two Boroughs will present the World Premiere of Charise Greene's Cannibal Galaxy: a love story, directed by Jenn Haltman (Summertime with Between Two Boroughs) at the New Ohio Theatre

Edward and Freddie Fox to Star in AN IDEAL HUSBAND at Vaudeville Theatre Photo Edward and Freddie Fox to Star in AN IDEAL HUSBAND at Vaudeville Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2018

Classic Spring is delighted to announce real-life father and son, Edward and Freddie Fox, are to play fictional father and son in Oscar Wilde's An Ideal Husband, from 20 April at the Vaudeville theatre. Also starring, in the role of Mrs. Cheveley, is Frances Barber. Directed by Jonathan Church, An Ideal Husband will play at the Vaudeville Theatre 20 April to 14 July 2018, before opening the Theatre Royal Bath Summer Season on 18 July to 4 August 2018.

Guy Chamber's THE SELFISH GIANT To Be Co-Produced By Royal & Derngate Photo Guy Chamber's THE SELFISH GIANT To Be Co-Produced By Royal & Derngate
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2018

As Kathy Burke's Lady Windermere's Fan, starring Jennifer Saunders and Samantha Spiro, plays to packed houses, Classic Spring is delighted to announce that Guy Chambers' new folk opera, The Selfish Giant, will be co-produced by Royal & Derngate, Northampton, and directed by multi-award-winning director Bill Buckhurst. The limited run of lightly-staged performances will run at Royal & Derngate 4 April - 7 April, before moving to the Vaudeville from 10 - 14 April. Jonathan Church will direct An Ideal Husband, the third production in the year-long celebration of Oscar Wilde at the Vaudeville Theatre. An Ideal Husband will play at the Vaudeville Theatre 20 April to 14 July 2018, before opening the Theatre Royal Bath Summer Season on 18 July to 4 August 2018.

BWW Review: LADY WINDERMERE'S FAN, Vaudeville Theatre Photo BWW Review: LADY WINDERMERE'S FAN, Vaudeville Theatre
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Jan 24, 2018

Sex, equality, morality and fidelity are all issues currently in the forefront of many people's minds. As part of a year-long celebration of Oscar Wilde, Dominic Droomgoole's Classic Spring theatre company now turn to Lady Windermere's Fan after A Woman Of No Importance. It is something of a relief to see a play that respects the serious themes of power and society's views of the morality of men and women, but yet remains gloriously funny and light hearted.

BWW REVIEW: Sydney Symphony Orchestra Presents A Beautiful Backing To MEOW MEOW'S PAN Photo BWW REVIEW: Sydney Symphony Orchestra Presents A Beautiful Backing To MEOW MEOW'S PANDEMONIUM.
by Jade Kops - Jan 23, 2018

Australian cabaret performer Melissa Madden Gray, otherwise known as Meow Meow, returns to the Sydney Opera House to join forces with the wonderful Sydney Symphony Orchestra (SSO) for MEOW MEOW'S PANDEMONIUM. Under the baton of conductor Iain Grandage, who also worked with Madden Grey to compose a number of the works, the SSO creates an often cinematic score for Madden Gray's madness.

THE BIRTHDAY PARTY Leads January's Top 10 New London Shows Photo THE BIRTHDAY PARTY Leads January's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Jan 4, 2018

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From a major Pinter revival to Wilde, Schiller and some exciting transfers, here are this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews!

Full Casting Announced For Kathy Burke's LADY WINDERMERE'S FAN at the Vaudeville Photo Full Casting Announced For Kathy Burke's LADY WINDERMERE'S FAN at the Vaudeville
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2017

Classic Spring announces full casting for Kathy Burke's forthcoming production of Lady Windermere's Fan, which started rehearsals this week.

Not Going Out Funny Man Tim Vine Confirmed To Bring Stand-up Silliness To Warrington Photo Not Going Out Funny Man Tim Vine Confirmed To Bring Stand-up Silliness To Warrington
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2017

Not Going Out funny man Tim Vine will be bringing his unique brand of silly stand-up to Parr Hall next year.

Roger Allam, Celia Imrie, and Kevin Bishop Join Cast of WHITHER WOULD YOU GO? Photo Roger Allam, Celia Imrie, and Kevin Bishop Join Cast of WHITHER WOULD YOU GO?
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2017

On October 22nd at the Harold Pinter Theatre, a host of stars will gather to perform scenes from Shakespeare's plays in response to modern-day refugee video stories. The evening will be directed by Jamie Lloyd. All profits go to the UN Refugee Agency, UNHCR.

Josh Widdicombe Returns for Third Season of JOSH on BBC Three This October Photo Josh Widdicombe Returns for Third Season of JOSH on BBC Three This October
by TV News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

After a successful second series in 2016, hugely popular stand-up Josh Widdicombe returns for a third series of JOSH.

Samantha Spiro, Kevin Bishop, and Jennifer Saunders Join Cast Of LADY WINDERMERE'S FA Photo Samantha Spiro, Kevin Bishop, and Jennifer Saunders Join Cast Of LADY WINDERMERE'S FAN 
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

Classic Spring is delighted to announce that Samantha Spiro and Kevin Bishop will star in its forthcoming production of Lady Windermere's Fan at the Vaudeville Theatre.

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