Now Playing Onstage in New Jersey - Week of 10/20/2018Now Playing Onstage in New Jersey - Week of 10/20/2018
by BWW - Oct 20, 2018

Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/20/2018 for New Jersey (more...)

VIDEO: London Cast Recording of WORKING to Be Released Next WeekVIDEO: London Cast Recording of WORKING to Be Released Next Week
by Stage Tube - Feb 23, 2018

Ghostlight Records will release the Original London Cast Recording of Stephen Schwartz's WORKING on Friday, March 2. Watch below for a preview of the new show! (more...)

WORKING to Release Original London Cast Recording With New Music By Lin-Manuel MirandaWORKING to Release Original London Cast Recording With New Music By Lin-Manuel Miranda
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2018

Ghostlight Records has announced the release of the Original London Cast Recording of Stephen Schwartz's WORKING on Friday, March 2. The album is being released following a hugely successful run at Southwark Playhouse, directed by Luke Sheppard in Summer 2017. This will be the first recording of WORKING since the Original Broadway Cast Recording in 1978 and will feature never before released tracks by Lin-Manuel Miranda. Customers that pre-order the album on iTunes and Amazon will immediately receive the track "It's An Art." To pre-order the album, please click HERE. (more...)

BWW TV: Susie McKenna Discusses Hackney Empire's CINDERELLABWW TV: Susie McKenna Discusses Hackney Empire's CINDERELLA
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 1, 2017

Hackney Empire's 2017 Christmas pantomime Cinderella runs at the East London venue until 31 December. Writer and director Susie McKenna gives us a sneak peek at its creation - watch the video below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look of CINDERELLA at Hackney EmpirePhoto Flash: First Look of CINDERELLA at Hackney Empire
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2017

Hackney Empire today releases production images of its highly anticipated 2017 Christmas pantomime Cinderella which runs at the East London venue until Sunday 31 December with press night this evening. Check out the images below! (more...)

BWW Review: CINDERELLA, Hackney EmpireBWW Review: CINDERELLA, Hackney Empire
by Nicole Ackman - Nov 24, 2017

Hackney Empire can be counted on to deliver a hilarious and naughty panto every year, but Cinderella also has heart. This fun and fantastical production caters to both children and adults with its contemporary humour, talented cast, and impressive staging. Hackney's diverse reimagining of the classic fairy tale is one not to miss this festive season. (more...)

Photo Flash: Stephen Schwartz Meets the Company of WORKING at Southwark Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2017

On Monday 26 June, composer Stephen Schwartz stopped by to see the cast of Working during their run at Southwark Playhouse. Check out a photo of Schwartz with the cast below! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at London's WORKING with Music by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Schwartz, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2017

Directed by Luke Sheppard (In The Heights) the cast of Working includes Gillian Bevan (Teachers, Holby City), Dean Chisnall (Shrek, Blood Brothers), Krysten Cummings (Rent), Siubhan Harrison (Guys and Dolls), Peter Polycarpou (City of Angels, Miss Saigon, Oklahoma) and Liam Tamne (Rocky Horror, Les Miserables,The Phantom of the Opera). Completing the cast are rising stars Patrick Coulter, Nicola Espallardo, Izuka Hoyle, Luke Latchman, Huon Mackley and Kerri Norville, who are all making their professional debut. Check out a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal for the European Premiere of Stephen Schwartz's WORKING
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2017

Below, go inside rehearsal for the European Premiere of Stephen Schwartz's WORKING, which will run at the Southwark Playhouse from 2 June until 8 July with a National press night on 7 June! (more...)

Stephen Schwartz's WORKING Gives Drama Students Professional Debuts
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2017

Completing the cast of the European Premiere of WORKING at Southwark Playhouse are six young performers all making their professional debuts. (more...)

Principal Cast Announced for European Premiere of WORKING
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2017

???????Gillian Bevan, Dean Chisnall, Krysten Cummings, Siubhan Harrison, Peter Polycarpou and Liam Tamne will lead the cast of the European Premiere of WORKING. (more...)

SEASONS OF LARSON To Play One Night Only at the Lyric Theatre, Jan. 25; Anton Stephans, Noel Sullivan and More to Star
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2016

The life and music of legendary Broadway composer Jonathan Larson will be celebrated in a special one-off concert on Monday 25 January 2016, when Seasons of Larson will play for one night only at the Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue. (more...)

Anton Stephans and Noel Sullivan Join SEASONS OF LARSON Concert, Jan. 25
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2016

Final names are announced today for Seasons of Larson, a one-off concert celebrating the life and music of legendary Broadway composer Jonathan Larson. The concert will take place on Monday 25 January 2016 at the Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue. (more...)

Debbie Kurup, Krysten Cummings and Damien Flood to Lead SEASONS OF LARSON Concert, Jan. 25
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2015

First names are announced today for Seasons of Larson, a one-off concert celebrating the life and music of legendary Broadway composer Jonathan Larson. The concert will take place on Monday 25 January 2016 at the Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue. (more...)

Former RENT Cast Members Tapped for Jonathan Larson Tribute at Lyric Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2015

First names are announced today for Seasons of Larson, a one-off concert celebrating the life and music of legendary Broadway composer Jonathan Larson. The concert will take place on Monday 25 January 2016 at the Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: RENT Alumni Reunite for BROADWAY SINGS FOR PRIDE
by Stage Tube - Aug 17, 2015

On Monday, June 22, 2015, over 25 company members (Broadway, National, International, Asian World Tour, Regional) of the multiple Tony-award winning musical RENT helped celebrate LGBT pride with a special tribute to Jonathan Larson's contributions to the theater and LGBT communities. On hand were special guest speakers and original RENT creative team members Marlies Yearby (Tony nominee, original RENT choreographer) and Billy Aronson (original RENT collaborator). Watch the Broadway Sings for Pride performance below! (more...)

Jackie Burns, American Idol's Kimberly Locke, and More to Perform in RENT Reunion at PRIDE Recording Session
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2015

On Sunday, March 15 2015, to celebrate Broadway Sings for Pride's (www.BroadwaySingsforPride.com) upcoming 5th Anniversary Gay Pride charity concert in June, they will be amping up the star power and going into the recording studio. The selection of songs will be favorites from their previous shows and cast members who support Broadway Sings for Pride including a special arrangement of Seasons of Love featuring RENT Alumni. (more...)

Broadway and West End Star Krysten Cummings to Sing for Kids Charity This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Dec 26, 2014

A one-night only benefit concert for Build Jake's Place, 'Flight Risk' is an evening with Krysten Cummings at the theater that started it all. From Jesus Christ Superstar to Rent, from Broadway to the West End, Krysten will be performing songs from the shows she's starred in, songs she's written, and songs she was never intended to sing. (more...)

Alex Hanson, Tim Minchin and More Announced in Full Cast of JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Arena Tour
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2012

West End and Broadway leading man Alex Hanson takes on the role of 'Pilate', joining Tim Minchin, Melanie C, Chris Moyles and ITV Superstar winner Ben Forster in the cutting-edge rock musical which opens on 21st September at London's The O2 arena before embarking on a 21 date arena tour across the UK and Ireland. (more...)