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Patricia Hodge and Nigel Havers Will Star in a UK Tour of PRIVATE LIVES Photo Patricia Hodge and Nigel Havers Will Star in a UK Tour of PRIVATE LIVES
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2020

Patricia Hodge and Nigel Havers will lead a UK Tour of Noel Coward's PRIVATE LIVES. This will be the inaugural show for The Nigel Havers Theatre Company, which will be touring the country with a wonderful line-up of theatrical gems. The plan is that the UK Tour of PRIVATE LIVES will begin at Theatre Royal Bath on 1 October 2020.

LIVE AT THE LORTEL Podcast Wraps Up Season One With Judy Kuhn, Michael Mayer and More Photo LIVE AT THE LORTEL Podcast Wraps Up Season One With Judy Kuhn, Michael Mayer and More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2020

The Lucille Lortel Theatre Foundation has announced the final guests for the first season of their 'Live at the Lortel' podcast. In accordance with social distancing guidelines, the podcast was recorded online rather than in-person with an audience at the Lortel Theatre.

Slung Low To Premiere New Short Film Online Photo Slung Low To Premiere New Short Film Online
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2020

The award-winning Leeds theatre company Slung Low are delighted to announce that on Friday 1 May they will be streaming online for free the premiere of their new short film The Good Book by James Phillips (The Flood, Slung Low, Hull 2017 and The Rubenstein Kiss)

ASSASSINS Cast Including Brandon Uranowitz, Will Swenson & More to Take Part in CSC's Photo ASSASSINS Cast Including Brandon Uranowitz, Will Swenson & More to Take Part in CSC's New Online Programming
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2020

Classic Stage Company has announced the launch of a free, online version of their discussion series Classic Conversations, airing live Thursdays at 6pm on YouTube and Facebook, and available to view afterwards on these platforms and Instagram IGTV.

Theater Latté Da Continues New Work Development and Awards $20,000 NEXT Generation C Photo Theater Latté Da Continues New Work Development and Awards $20,000 NEXT Generation Commission
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2020

Theater Latté Da today announced singer/songwriters Kate Kilbane and Dan Moses, who together form the musical duo, The Kilbanes, and actor/directors Jessie Austrian and Noah Brody as the recipients of the NEXT Generation Commission, a new opportunity for women artists and artists of color

VIDEO: Judy Kuhn Shares A Message From ASSASSINS at Classic Stage Company Photo VIDEO: Judy Kuhn Shares A Message From ASSASSINS at Classic Stage Company
by Stage Tube - Apr 2, 2020

Broadway star Judy Kuhn has released a short message on behalf of John Doyle's star-studded production of Stephen Sondheim's Assassins at Classic Stage Company.

VIDEO: Ethan Slater and ASSASSINS Cast Members Rehearse Virtually Photo VIDEO: Ethan Slater and ASSASSINS Cast Members Rehearse Virtually
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2020

Ethan Slater took to Instagram to post a video of himself and his fellow cast members rehearsing for their currently on-pause production of Assassins.

VIDEO: Gina Naomi Baez and Christina Bianco Release WICKED Parody, 'What Is This Quar Photo VIDEO: Gina Naomi Baez and Christina Bianco Release WICKED Parody, 'What Is This Quarantine?'
by Stage Tube - Mar 28, 2020

Gina Naomi Baez and Christina Bianco have released a hilarious Wicked parody, called What is this Quarantine? The song is set to the tune of Wicked song, What is This Feeling?

LOVE STORY: 10th ANNIVERSARY CONCERT at Cadogan Hall Postponed Until 20th September 2 Photo LOVE STORY: 10th ANNIVERSARY CONCERT at Cadogan Hall Postponed Until 20th September 2020
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2020

Love Story: 10th Anniversary Concert has been postponed at Cadogan Hall until 20th September 2020.

VIDEO: See Cynthia Erivo Sing 'He's Got the Whole World in His Hands' Photo VIDEO: See Cynthia Erivo Sing 'He's Got the Whole World in His Hands'
by Stage Tube - Mar 27, 2020

Cynthia Erivo took to Instagram today to post a video of herself singing 'Somewhere' From West Side Story.

Celebrate World Theatre Day With These Great Musical Performances Photo Celebrate World Theatre Day With These Great Musical Performances
by Marianka Swain - Mar 27, 2020

It may feel like a strange time to celebrate World Theatre Day, but while we can't gather together in person right now, we can still appreciate the incredible performances that have inspired us - and look forward to when theatres reopen and the shows can go on!

VIDEO: See Cynthia Erivo Sing 'Somewhere' From WEST SIDE STORY Photo VIDEO: See Cynthia Erivo Sing 'Somewhere' From WEST SIDE STORY
by Stage Tube - Mar 20, 2020

Cynthia Erivo took to Instagram today to post a video of herself singing 'Somewhere' From West Side Story. Take a look at the uplifting clip below:

Classic Stage Company Has Suspended Rehearsals and Ticket Sales for ASSASSINS Photo Classic Stage Company Has Suspended Rehearsals and Ticket Sales for ASSASSINS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2020

Classic Stage Company, in response to new restrictions on mass gatherings due to COVID-19, has suspended rehearsals and ticket sales for its revival of Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Assassins, directed by John Doyle.

Menier Chocolate Factory Cancels Performances Of INDECENT Photo Menier Chocolate Factory Cancels Performances Of INDECENT
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2020

Menier Chocolate Factory has released a statement regarding future performances of Indecent.

BWW Interview: Finbar Lynch Talks INDECENT at Menier Chocolate Factory Photo BWW Interview: Finbar Lynch Talks INDECENT at Menier Chocolate Factory
by Laura Fuller - Mar 16, 2020

Finbar Lynch has enjoyed an extensive acting career, spanning stage, film and television. His theatre work includes Girl From the North Country (Noel Coward Theatre, Gielgud Theatre and Toronto) Translations (Donmar Warehouse), Richard III (Almeida Theatre), Antony and Cleopatra (National Theatre), and Antigone (Barbican and world tour). In 1999, he was nominated for both Tony and Drama Desk awards for his performance as Canary Jim in Tennessee Williams' Not About Nightingales. He talks to BroadwayWorld about his role as the Stage Manager in the London transfer of Paula Vogel's Indecent at the Menier Chocolate Factory. A Tony Award-winning hit on Broadway, Indecent explores the origins of the controversial play God of Vengeance by Sholem Asch.

The UK Theatre Industry Weathers the Covid-19 Outbreak; See All the Updates Photo The UK Theatre Industry Weathers the Covid-19 Outbreak; See All the Updates
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2020

The UK theatre industry weathers the Covid-19 outbreak. Read updates here:

All Remaining March Tickets for Menier Chocolate Factory's INDECENT to Be Sold at £2 Photo All Remaining March Tickets for Menier Chocolate Factory's INDECENT to Be Sold at £20
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2020

The Menier Chocolate Factory today announced that all remaining tickets for March for performances of Paula Vogel's Tony Award-winning Indecent will be sold at £20 each. These tickets will go on sale from 6am on Wednesday 11 March.

Sheridan Smith to Revisit Her Role as Cilla Black in CILLA THE MUSICAL Photo Sheridan Smith to Revisit Her Role as Cilla Black in CILLA THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2020

After much speculation, producers have confirmed that Sheridan Smith will revisit her award-wining portrayal of the late Cilla Black to star in Bill Kenwright's stage production, Cilla The Musical, written by BAFTA award-winning writer Jeff Pope.

Tyrone Huntley Joins Imelda Staunton In HELLO, DOLLY!; Full Company Confirmed Photo Tyrone Huntley Joins Imelda Staunton In HELLO, DOLLY!; Full Company Confirmed
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2020

Full casting has been announced for Hello, Dolly! as one of the most iconic musicals of all time comes to the Adelphi Theatre this summer. This brand new production is headlined by Imelda Staunton, as she reunites with director Dominic Cooke, following the critically acclaimed production of Follies at the National Theatre.

NOTES FROM A SMALL ISLAND Will Embark on UK Tour Photo NOTES FROM A SMALL ISLAND Will Embark on UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - Mar 6, 2020

Jon Culshaw will star as 'Bill Bryson' in a brand-new stage production of Bryson's award-winning memoir NOTES FROM A SMALL ISLAND adapted by BAFTA and Olivier Award winning playwright Tim Whitnall. Directed by the Watermill's Artistic Director Paul Hart, the production will have its world premiere in Newbury on Thursday 24 September and play until Saturday 31 October, with a national press night on Monday 28 September. The production will then tour to Malvern, Cambridge, and Richmond, with further dates to announced.

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