San Francisco Opera presents World Premiere of GIRLS OF THE GOLDEN WESTSan Francisco Opera presents World Premiere of GIRLS OF THE GOLDEN WEST
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

On November 21, San Francisco Opera will present the world premiere of Girls of the Golden West, the newest opera by American composer John Adams. With a libretto drawn from historical sources by director Peter Sellars, Girls of the Golden West explores the true stories of pioneers on California's Gold Rush frontier during the 1850s. (more...)

San Francisco Opera presents World Premiere of GIRLS OF THE GOLDEN WESTSan Francisco Opera presents World Premiere of GIRLS OF THE GOLDEN WEST
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2017

On November 21, San Francisco Opera will present the world premiere of Girls of the Golden West, the newest opera by American composer John Adams. With a libretto drawn from historical sources by director Peter Sellars, Girls of the Golden West explores the true stories of pioneers on California's Gold Rush frontier during the 1850s. (more...)

San Francisco Opera Partners with Cultural Institutions for an Array of Events and ExhibitionsSan Francisco Opera Partners with Cultural Institutions for an Array of Events and Exhibitions
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2017

San Francisco Opera announces educational events in connection with John Adams' Girls of the Golden West, which receives its world premiere at the War Memorial Opera House on November 21. With a libretto drawn from historical sources by director Peter Sellars, this new work from the composer of Nixon in China and Doctor Atomic explores the true and often brutal stories of pioneers on California's Gold Rush frontier. (more...)

'BUDDY! THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY' Delayed Due To Casting Issues?
by Alan Henry - Sep 2, 2014

Marlene Smith's production of BUDDY! THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY may be on hold until further notice. Tickets for the production, which was scheduled to play the Elgin Theatre, were set to go on sale on August 27th - but are not currently available according to Ticketmaster. (more...)

Marlene Smith, Original Canadian Producer of 'CATS' Announces Programming for the Elgin/Winter Garden Theatres
by Alan Henry - Jul 15, 2014

Nu Musical Productions (NuMu) announced today they will move their operations into the century-old Elgin and Winter Garden Theatre Centre complex, and launch a new series of musical theatre presentations. (more...)

BroadwayWorld's Best of 2013 from Our Editors Around the Globe!
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 31, 2013

As 2013 comes to a close, we've collected the hottest theatrical productions from around the globe. From Los Angeles to Chicago, Tampa, Houston, Rhode Island and even South Africa, BroadwayWorld takes a look back at some of the most memorable shows from our Regional Editors worldwide! (more...)

BWW Special: 2013 Year in Review
by Kelly Cameron - Dec 30, 2013

2013 is quickly coming to close, which means it's time for the ever popular year end lists that feature the cream of the crop of the year that was. 2013 was an incredible year for Toronto theatre, with many organizations posting record numbers for attendance and lots of productions quickly becoming critical darlings. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Elgin & Winter Garden's 100th Chandelier Gala
by Kelly Cameron - Oct 13, 2013

The stars came out on Monday night to toast the 100th birthday of Toronto's historic Elgin and Winter Garden Theatres. Dubbed the 'chandelier gala' the fun filled evening was designed to celebrate the last remaining double decker theatre in the world and to raise money to restore it's gorgeous chandelier. On hand were cast members from the all Canadian company of CATS, Stratford Festival's production of Tommy, as well as many people performing from shows gone by such as Joseph, Ain't Misbehaving, Crazy for You and more. BWW is thrilled to bring its readers photos from the evening. (more...)

Cliff Saunders, Paul Nolan & More Set for Elgin Theatre's 100th Anniversary Chandelier Gala Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2013

The who's who of Canadian theatre comes together tonight, October 7 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Elgin Theatre with the Chandelier Gala ? an evening of song, dance and comedy. (more...)

Cliff Saunders, Paul Nolan and More Join Elgin Theatre's 100th Anniversary Chandelier Gala, 10/7
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2013

The who's who of Canadian theatre comes together on Monday, October 7 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Elgin Theatre with the Chandelier Gala ? an evening of song, dance and comedy. (more...)

CATS Extends at Panasonic Theatre Through Today
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2013

The show that revolutionized musical theatre around the world, CATS, has been extended in Toronto until Today, September 1, 2013! (more...)

CATS Extends at Panasonic Theatre Through 9/22
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2013

The show that revolutionized musical theatre around the world, CATS, has been extended in Toronto until Sunday, September 22, 2013. (more...)

CATS Extends at Panasonic Theatre Through 9/1
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2013

The show that revolutionized musical theatre around the world, CATS, has been extended in Toronto until Sunday, September 1, 2013! (more...)

All-Canadian CATS Begins Tonight at Panasonic Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2013

CATS, the show that revolutionized musical theatre around the world, makes its triumphant return to Toronto in an all-new production with an all-Canadian cast. Previews begin tonight, May 28 with the official opening set for June 11 at Toronto's Panasonic Theatre. (more...)

All-Canadian Cast Announced for CATS at Panasonic Theatre, Including Ma-Anne Dionisio and Martin Samuel
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2013

CATS, the show that revolutionized musical theatre around the world is making its triumphant return to Toronto. Producers today announced the complete all-Canadian cast for this all-new production that begins performances May 28 at Toronto's Panasonic Theatre. (more...)

CATS Extends Through July in Toronto
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2013

Producers today announced that the all-new production of CATS, set to make its triumphant return to Toronto, has added an additional four weeks of performances due to extremely high ticket demand. Tickets for CATS are now on sale through July 28 with previews from May 28. The official opening is June 11. Tickets for the extension go on sale April 24 at mirvish.com. (more...)

CATS Returns to Toronto; Will Begin in May
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2013

This May, Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical CATS returns to Toronto with an all-Canadian cast. CATS has been presented in more than 20 countries and translated into 10 languages since its London debut in 1981. The Tony Award-winning show begins previews on Tuesday, May 28 and opens on Tuesday, June 11 at David Mirvish's Panasonic Theatre. (more...)

CATS Returns to Toronto, June 2013
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2013

According to reports, an all-Canadian CATS will return to Toronto, opening at the Panasonic Theatre on June 11, 2013. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Short, Garber & Canadian GODSPELL Cast Reunite for Theatre Museum Benefit
by Kelly Cameron - Feb 16, 2011

On February 7th the Canadian Theatre Community came together for a very special gala fundraiser for The Theatre Museum. Jian Ghomeshi hosted a star-studded event that included the reunion of the Original Canadian Cast of Godspell, and an exclusive performance by Colm Wilkinson. BWW is thrilled to bring you exclusive photo coverage of the event. (more...)

Photo Coverage: 2010 Dora Awards
by Kelly Cameron - Jul 8, 2010

The 31st Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards for the 2009/2010 Season were handed out in a star-studded ceremony on the evening of Monday, June 28th in Toronto. BWW was on hand for the pre and post parties as well as the awards, and brings you photo coverage of all the nominees and winners on the biggest night of the year for Canadian Theatre. (more...)

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