A Night with the Stars at the OLIVIER AWARDS 2019A Night with the Stars at the OLIVIER AWARDS 2019
by Debbie Gilpin - Apr 10, 2019

A chilly, grey April afternoon: not the most auspicious weather for an occasion such as the Olivier Awards. Before the nominees and guests arrived it looked set to be another rain-soaked affair, as fans and members of the press were subjected to a bit of a drenching, but with the arrival of the stars came a dry spell - and a chance for us to chat with a selection of excited (and nervous) artists on their way into the Royal Albert Hall. (more...)

COMPANY, COME FROM AWAY & THE INHERITANCE Win Big at 2019 Olivier Awards!COMPANY, COME FROM AWAY & THE INHERITANCE Win Big at 2019 Olivier Awards!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2019

We'll be updating the list of nominees LIVE throughout this evening's Olivier Awards from London's Royal Albert Hall - winners are indicated IN BOLD! (more...)


by David Clarke - Apr 1, 2019

The London production of TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Is slated to transfer to Broadway this fall, but Ghostlight Records is offering audiences a sneak peek into the critically well-received show through their release of TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL (Original London Cast Recording). It cements Adrienne Warren's star and builds anticipation for her portrayal of Tina Turner on Broadway. (more...)

CD Review: TINA THE MUSICAL, Original London Cast AlbumCD Review: TINA THE MUSICAL, Original London Cast Album
by Jenny Ell - Apr 1, 2019

It's been nearly a year since Tina: The Musical opened in London to critical acclaim. Fans of the show will be thrilled to hear that they can now get their hands on a digital copy of the cast album featuring the original company, including Adrienne Warren in the title role. A physical copy of the recording will be available later on in the spring. (more...)

Full Second Year Cast Announced For West End Production Of TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICALFull Second Year Cast Announced For West End Production Of TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Mar 26, 2019

Final casting is announced today (26 March 2019) for the second year West End Company of TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL.  Based on the life of legendary artist Tina Turner, this hit production is playing to packed houses at the Aldwych Theatre and currently booking to 21 December 2019. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2019

STAGE ENTERTAINMENT and GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS announce the release of the second single 'The Hunter' featuring Kobna Holdbrook-Smith who plays Ike Turner on the upcoming TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Original London Cast Recording available to stream and download HERE now. (more...)

COMPANY and COME FROM AWAY Lead Olivier Award Nominations - Full List!COMPANY and COME FROM AWAY Lead Olivier Award Nominations - Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2019

Today (Tuesday 5 March), actors Sheila Atim and Giles Terera announced the nominations for the Olivier Awards 2019 with Mastercard, which takes place on Sunday 7 April at the Royal Albert Hall, hosted by Jason Manford. (more...)

Regional Theatre and Vicky Vox Take Centre Stage at the WhatsOnStage AwardsRegional Theatre and Vicky Vox Take Centre Stage at the WhatsOnStage Awards
by Debbie Gilpin - Mar 5, 2019

We've had the film, TV and music awards, so now it's the theatre's turn to hand out some prizes. Once again, the Prince of Wales Theatre threw open its doors to some of the most popular productions from the past 12 months, as the WhatsOnStage Awards took place on Sunday evening - the only awards ceremony that hands over all of its voting duties to the public. (more...)

Wake Up With BWW 3/4: CAMELOT Starring Lin-Manuel Miranda, and More!Wake Up With BWW 3/4: CAMELOT Starring Lin-Manuel Miranda, and More!
by Stephanie Wild - Mar 4, 2019

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Kick off another week by catching up on the top Broadway stories! (more...)

HAMILTON, HEATHERS Win Big at the 19th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards!HAMILTON, HEATHERS Win Big at the 19th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2019

At a ceremony tonight at the Prince of Wales Theatre hosted by Vicky Vox and Kobna Holdbrook-Smith, the winners of the 19th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards were announced - the only major theatre awards decided entirely by the theatregoers themselves. (more...)


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VIDEO: Watch the WhatsOnStage Awards Red Carpet LiveVIDEO: Watch the WhatsOnStage Awards Red Carpet Live
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2019

The 19th annual WhatsOnStage Awards are taking place tonight at the Prince of Wales Theatre in London's West End. Watch the red carpet show live below! (more...)

Nkeki Obi-Melekwe And Ashley Zhangazha Announced As New Leads Of TINANkeki Obi-Melekwe And Ashley Zhangazha Announced As New Leads Of TINA
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2019

The Daily Mail reports that Adrienne L. Warren and Kobna Holdbrook-Smith have extended their run in the hit bio-musical, Tina about the life and legacy of music icon Tina Turner until April 13. (more...)

National Theatre Announces New Exhibition THEATRE TREASURESNational Theatre Announces New Exhibition THEATRE TREASURES
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2019

Celebrating 25 years of the National Theatre Archive, this exhibition reveals some of the treasures of the collection. Theatre-makers, playwrights and researchers were invited to choose an object which inspires them from the Archive. Participants included theatre critic Michael Billington, directors Simon Godwin and Emily Lim, playwright and director Patrick Marber and actor Kobna Holdbrook-Smith. Their responses sit alongside the objects in the exhibition. (more...)

Vicky Vox and Kobna Holdbrook-Smith Present The 19th Annual WhatsOnStage AwardsVicky Vox and Kobna Holdbrook-Smith Present The 19th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2019

WhatsOnStage today announce that Vicky Vox and Kobna Holdbrook-Smith will present the 19th annual WhatsOnStage Awards on 3 March 2019 at the Prince of Wales Theatre. Both hosts are nominated at this year's event - Vox for Best Supporting Actress in a Musical for her performance in Regent's Park Open Air Theatre's Little Shop of Horrors; and Holdbrook-Smith for Best Actor in a Musical for his performance as Ike Turner in Tina - The Tina Turner Musical at the Aldwych Theatre. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

The Daily Mail reports that Adrienne L. Warren and Kobna Holdbrook-Smith have extended their run in the hit bio-musical, Tina about the life and legacy of music icon Tina Turner until April 13. (more...)

Photo Flash: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Emily Blunt, and More Attend the Premiere of MARY POPPINS RETURNSPhoto Flash: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Emily Blunt, and More Attend the Premiere of MARY POPPINS RETURNS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2018

The stars of Disney's 'Mary Poppins Returns' including Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer, Dick Van Dyke and director Ron Marshall attended the film's World Premiere at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood last night, November 29. The film opens nationwide December 19. Check out photos from the premiere event below! (more...)

Official: TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Will Open on Broadway in Fall 2019!Official: TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Will Open on Broadway in Fall 2019!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2018

The producers of TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL, the new musical based on the life of legendary artist Tina Turner are pleased to announce that over 200,000 new tickets will go on sale on Monday 24 September 2018, taking bookings to 20 July 2019. (more...)

TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Will Open in Germany in 2019; Plans Underway for BroadwayTINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Will Open in Germany in 2019; Plans Underway for Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2018

The producers of TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL, the new musical based on the life of legendary artist Tina Turner are pleased to announce that over 200,000 new tickets will go on sale on Monday 24 September 2018, taking bookings to 20 July 2019. (more...)

Lin-Manuel Miranda Visits TINA in the West EndLin-Manuel Miranda Visits TINA in the West End
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2018

Lin-Manuel Miranda went to see Tina on the West End last night, September 16, and had nothing but positive things to say about the production, and his pal Adrienne Warren. (more...)

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