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UK Roundup - Nathan Lane, David Schwimmer, Gaby Roslin
by Jake Brunger - Feb 25, 2005

Nathan Lane wins Best Actor, David Schwimmer comes to the West End and more on the Olivier Awards.

UK Roundup - Ewan McGregor, Guys and Dolls, Chitty
by Jake Brunger - Oct 5, 2004

Baffling Bat Boy extends and Ewan eyes up the Dolls..?

Jeeves & Wooster Cast Announcement Theatre Royal Glasgow
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

Damian Humbley, Jenna Russell and More Set to Star in MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG at London's Menier Chocolate Factory
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

Casting has been announced for Merrily We Roll Along by Stephen Sondheim and George Furth, with triple Olivier award winner Maria Friedman making her professional directorial debut at the Chocolate Factory. Previews begin Nov. 16, with official opening Nov. 28, and running through Feb. 23, 2013.

Photos and Video: Meet the Full Cast of TWELFTH NIGHT and RICHARD III
by Meet the Cast - Jan 1, 2001

Two-time Tony Award-winner Mark Rylance stars in TWELFTH NIGHT and Richard III, two startlingly different performances in repertory, as the suddenly love struck noblewoman Olivia in Twelfth Night and as the ruthless and conniving title monarch in Richard III. The critically heralded all-male Shakespeare's Globe productions of Twelfth Night and Richard III, which delighted audiences and broke all box office records in London's West End earlier this year, opened on Sunday, November 10 at the Belasco Theatre. Scroll down to learn more about the cast!

West End's IN THE HEIGHTS Announces Full Cast, Including Sam Mackay
by Matt Smith - Jan 1, 2001

Full casting is announced today for Tony Award-winning Broadway musical In The Heights, which returns to London in October following a critically acclaimed sell-out UK premiere at Southwark Playhouse in 2014. The production will transfer to King's Cross Theatre on 3rd October 2015 and is booking for a limited four week period until 1st November 2015. 

John Tartaglia, Marcia Milgrom Dodge, Josh Rhodes, Denis Jones & More Join CReative Teams for The Muny's 2016 Season!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

The Muny announced today the directors, choreographers and music directors for the Muny's 2016 Season, which opens on June 13 with The Wizard of Oz.

Menier Chocolate Factory to Present Anthony Rapp in WITHOUT YOU Through August and September
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

Bonnie Lanford and Gary Wilmot Join Cast of West End's DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 1, 2001

The critically acclaimed and Best New Musical of 2014, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, has just announced that West End musical theatre legends Bonnie Langford (Spamalot, Chicago, Cats, Dr Who, Just William, Bugsy Malone) and Gary Wilmot (The Pajama Game, Chicago, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Me and My Girl) will be waltzing their way into the show at The Savoy Theatre from 16 September 2014.

Bonnie Langford and Gary Wilmot Join Cast of West End's DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS
by Anna Bencivengo - Jan 1, 2001

The critically acclaimed and Best New Musical of 2014, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, has just announced that West End musical theatre legends Bonnie Langford (Spamalot, Chicago, Cats, Dr Who, Just William, Bugsy Malone) and Gary Wilmot (The Pajama Game, Chicago, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Me and My Girl) will be waltzing their way into the show at The Savoy Theatre from 16 September 2014.

Beloved West End 'Elphaba' Rachel Tucker Will Fly Into Broadway's WICKED Next Month!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

Beginning Tuesday, September 15, West End alumna RACHEL TUCKER will join the Broadway company of WICKED in the role of Elphaba. After nearly three years and over 1,000 performances, Rachel holds the record for most consecutive performances as Elphaba in London's West End production. She made her Broadway debut last season as Meg Dawson in Sting's The Last Ship.

TWELFTH NIGHT's Samuel Barnett Wins Tony for Best Actor in a Play
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 1, 2001

Samuel Barnett won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play for TWELFTH NIGHT. Samuel Barnett was nominated for a Tony Award in 2006 as Best Featured Actor in a Play in The History Boys. He also performed the role on the West End and in the 2006 film. His most recent television performance was in the BBC comedy Twenty Twelve.

RAGTIME's Rosalie Craig to Join FINDING NEVERLAND
by - Jan 1, 2001

According to the Daily Mail, RAGTIME's Rosalie Craig will join the new stage musical Finding Neverland, about J.M. Barrie's encounter with the Lewelyn Davies family, which inspired him to write Peter Pan.

Press release: Full casting announced for Luce at Southwark Playhouse starring Mel Giedroyc
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

CHOCOLATE FACTORY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

BWW Interview: Christina Bianco Talks PARTY OF ONE, Her Home at Birdland and So Much More
by Nora Dominick - Jan 1, 2001

Christina Bianco can transform her voice into anyone right before your eyes. From Julie Andrews to Celine Dion, Bianco can do it all. Coming off a hilarious and renowned run in APPLICATION PENDING, a one-woman play that starred Bianco last year, she is now returning to Birdland with her one-woman cabaret show, PARTY OF ONE. 

Original London Cast Album for Kyle Riabko's CLOSE TO YOU: BACHARACH REIMAGINED released
by Ashley LaChant - Jan 1, 2001

The Original London Cast Recording of Kyle Riabko's Close to You: Bacharach Reimagined will be released digitally on Friday, June 24th by Ghostlight Records, followed by a two-disc release of physical copies online and in stores on Friday, July 1st. Seen in New York and London, the show revitalises the catalogue of the iconic American composer for a new generation with Riabko's visionary interpretations. The album also features special bonus tracks of Kyle's never-before-heard original demos, which formed the basis for the project. The 28-page booklet includes a note from Riabko, liner notes, production and studio photography and opening night photos of Bacharach with the cast. Videos of the West End production's trailer and the album's recording session are available on YouTube. Close to You: Bacharach Reimagined is produced and arranged by Kyle Riabko with David Lane Seltzer of Entertainment 360 serving as executive producer.

Ellie Bamber, Richard Grieve & More Join Cast of The Old Vic's HIGH SOCIETY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

Full casting for The Old Vic's sparkling new production of High Society has been announced. Casting includes the previously announced Kate Fleetwood, Barbara Flynn, Jamie Parker, Annabel Scholey and Rupert Young along with Ellie Bamber, Richard Grieve, Christopher Ravenscroft and Jeff Rawle. The Old Vic's new production of Cole Porter's classic feel good musical, High Society is directed by Maria Friedman, with Joe Stilgoe and the High Society Band.

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by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

Front Row Dress Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001

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