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BKLYN THE MUSICAL, SCARAMOUCHE JONES, CRUISE and More Available to Stream in March an Photo BKLYN THE MUSICAL, SCARAMOUCHE JONES, CRUISE and More Available to Stream in March and April
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2021

stream.theatre is adding even more shows to their platform through March and April including 4 exclusive digital premieres of major new productions. For drama fans, Shane Richie stars a new revival of Scaramouche Jones by Justin Butcher, which premieres on 26 March.

Shane Richie to sStar in Digital Revival of SCARAMOUCHE JONES OR THE SEVEN WHITE MASK Photo Shane Richie to sStar in Digital Revival of SCARAMOUCHE JONES OR THE SEVEN WHITE MASKS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2021

Much-loved and multi-talented stage and screen actor Shane Richie (EastEnders; The Entertainer; One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest; I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here) will take on the role of the titular tragic clown in the digital revival of Justin Butcher’s absorbing solo show, Scaramouche Jones.

JMI's WORLD TOUR Holds Online Gala Next Month Photo JMI's WORLD TOUR Holds Online Gala Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2021

Join JMI's WORLD TOUR for an exclusive free online evening with stop offs in Morocco, Europe, the Middle East, USA and even Canvey Island. Hosted by the broadcaster Suzy Klein, historian Sir Simon Schama and Lord Michael Grade touring the world, and meeting the stars and champions of JMI, the charity that transform lives through Jewish music...

BroadwayHD Announces January 2021 Lineup Including PETER PAN GOES WRONG, RODGERS & HA Photo BroadwayHD Announces January 2021 Lineup Including PETER PAN GOES WRONG, RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2021

BroadwayHD has announced its lineup of streaming productions set for January 2021.

Ginger Quiff Media Streams GODSPELL, FALLING STARS, and LITTLE WARS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2020

With theatres unable to operate under most tier restrictions, Thomas Hopkins and Michael Quinn of Ginger Quiff Media, the producers behind We Need A Little Christmas with Dame Maureen Lipman which is currently running on Stream.Theatre, remain committed to ensuring we get our culture fix online. 

BWW Review: WE NEED A LITTLE CHRISTMAS Online, The Actors Church Photo BWW Review: WE NEED A LITTLE CHRISTMAS Online, The Actors Church
by Fiona Scott - Dec 20, 2020

With Christmas plans suddenly disrupted for many people in the UK, We Need A Little Christmas available from Stream.Theatre is the perfect way to spend an hour or so. If you have a favourite Christmas song, it’s almost definitely on the setlist

Photo Flash: Simon Callow, Sophie Isaacs, Kevin Clifton, and More Film WE NEED A LITT Photo Photo Flash: Simon Callow, Sophie Isaacs, Kevin Clifton, and More Film WE NEED A LITTLE CHRISTMAS Concert
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2020

On Sunday 6 December, stars gathered at the Actors’ Church (St Paul’s Church) in London’s Covent Garden, to film the concert: We Need A Little Christmas, in support of Shelter and Crisis at Christmas.

VIDEO: Ian McKellen, Jennifer Saunders, Harriet Thorpe and More Take Part in AN EVENI Photo VIDEO: Ian McKellen, Jennifer Saunders, Harriet Thorpe and More Take Part in AN EVENING AT JOE'S Virtual Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2020

On November 26 at 8pm, a third virtual fundraising event took place to benefit Joe Allen's in the UK! The event featured Ian McKellen and Jennifer Saunders in conversation with Harriet Thorpe, alongside the likes of Christopher Biggins, Lesley Joseph, Amanda Barrie, Maureen Lipman and Gyles Brandreth.

Dame Maureen Lipman, Sally Ann Triplett, and More Come Together For WE NEED A LITTLE  Photo Dame Maureen Lipman, Sally Ann Triplett, and More Come Together For WE NEED A LITTLE CHRISTMAS Benefit Concert
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2020

The concert will be filmed live at the Actors' Church (St Paul's Church) in London's Covent Garden, with performances from Dame Maureen Lipman, Courtney Act, Christine Allado, David Bedella, Simon Callow, Kevin Clifton, Brenda Edwards, Sheila Ferguson, Amy Hart, Dom Hartley-Harris, Sophie Isaacs, Cassidy Janson, Lydia Lucy, Lee Mead, Peter Polycarpou, Jodie Prenger, Sharon Rose, Sally Ann Triplett and The Vivienne, along with Brian Conley and the cast of A Christmas Carol ‚Äď The Musical and the West End Gospel Choir.

Ian McKellen, Jennifer Saunders, Harriet Thorpe and More Take Part in AN EVENING AT J Photo Ian McKellen, Jennifer Saunders, Harriet Thorpe and More Take Part in AN EVENING AT JOE'S Virtual Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2020

On November 26 at 8pm, a third virtual fundraising event to benefit Joe Allen's in the UK will be taking place! The event will feature Ian McKellen and Jennifer Saunders in conversation with Harriet Thorpe, alongside the likes of Christopher Biggins, Lesley Joseph, Amanda Barrie, Maureen Lipman and Gyles Brandreth.

Digital Revival of ROSE Returns For Lockdown Photo Digital Revival of ROSE Returns For Lockdown
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2020

Following a hugely successful online run, the award-winning digital revival of Martin Sherman's Rose will return due to overwhelming demand. Featuring an unmissable star-turn from Dame Maureen Lipman (Coronation Street, ITV; Celebrity Gogglebox, Channel 4; The Pianist), the 'tour de force' performance will be made available to stream throughout lockdown, until Sunday 13th December.

Park Theatre Receives Lifeline Grant of £250,000 From Government's £1.57BN Culture  Photo Park Theatre Receives Lifeline Grant of £250,000 From Government's £1.57BN Culture Recovery Fund
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2020

Park Theatre has been awarded £250,000 as part of the Government's £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund (CRF) to help face the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure they have a sustainable future, the Culture Secretary has announced today.

One-Woman Online Play ROSE, Starring Maureen Lipman, Has Been Awarded OffWestEnd's 75 Photo One-Woman Online Play ROSE, Starring Maureen Lipman, Has Been Awarded OffWestEnd's 75th OnComm
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2020

Many independent, alternative and fringe theatre venues and companies responded to the challenges of the Covid pandemic by taking their shows online. OffWestEnd responded to this whole new strand of theatre by launching the OnComm award for the best of this new online theatre.

Digital Revival of ROSE, Starring Maureen Lipman Extends Run Photo Digital Revival of ROSE, Starring Maureen Lipman Extends Run
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2020

Due to popular demand, the highly-acclaimed digital revival of Martin Sherman's Oliviernominated Rose, will be extending its run for two weeks. Initially billed as a three-day event, the production has seen huge acclaim since its launch, lauding praise for Maureen Lipman's performance.

BWW Interview: Martin Sherman Talks ROSE  at Hope Mill Theatre Photo BWW Interview: Martin Sherman Talks ROSE at Hope Mill Theatre
by Eleni Cashell - Sep 10, 2020

Martin Sherman's Olivier-nominated play Rose is getting an online revival thanks to Hope Mill Theatre. He talks about his legacy, why the theatre was such a lifeline for him and what he's missing about it.

Maureen Lipman Stars in Digital Revival of ROSE Photo Maureen Lipman Stars in Digital Revival of ROSE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2020

Award-winning stage and screen actress Maureen Lipman (Coronation Street, ITV; Celebrity Gogglebox, Channel 4; The Pianist) will star in an online revival of Martin Shermana??s Rose this September. The new production will be filmed and made available to download and stream online for three days only, in collaboration with the Hope Mill Theatre. 

Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre Announces Autumn/Winter 2020 Season Photo Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre Announces Autumn/Winter 2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2020

An innovative autumn and winter season for 2020 at Scarborougha??s Stephen Joseph Theatre has been carefully crafted to combine live theatre for socially distanced audiences with digital work for those that prefer to stay at home.

Park Theatre To Stream New Play JURY Photo Park Theatre To Stream New Play JURY
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2020

Park Theatre will stream JURY a?" a brand-new play by Martin Murphy (Bruised Sky) a?" via its YouTube channel, premiering on Wednesday 19 August at 7pm, and available until  Wednesday 2 September.

Maureen Lipman Will Star in an Online Production of ROSE Photo Maureen Lipman Will Star in an Online Production of ROSE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2020

Award-winning stage and screen actress Maureen Lipman (Coronation Street, ITV; Celebrity Gogglebox, Channel 4; The Pianist) will star in an online revival of Martin Shermana??s Rose this September. The new production will be filmed and made available to download and stream online for three days only, in collaboration with the Hope Mill Theatre. 

Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre Slowly Reopens in July Photo Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre Slowly Reopens in July
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2020

Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre will once again open its doors to the public this summer, with an ongoing programme of events which will include the temporary relocation of one of the town's most popular cafés, Eat Me, from late July, followed by the re-opening of the cinema in mid-August.

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