Casting Announced For THE CEREAL CAFECasting Announced For THE CEREAL CAFE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2019

A new British musical, The Cereal Cafe, inspired by the opening of the Cereal Killer Cafe in East London and the Shoreditch riots of 2015, is to get its world premiere at The Other Palace. (more...)

BWW Review: BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY at Des Moines Playhouse-The Game is Afoot!BWW Review: BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY at Des Moines Playhouse-The Game is Afoot!
by DC Felton - Jan 27, 2019

The game is afoot at the Des Moines Playhouse as they continue with their 100th season. This weekend they opened Ken Ludwig's 'Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery' and the audience was eager and ready to play along. While familiarity with Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's 'The Hound of the Baskervilles' will help with some of the humor for the show, it is not necessary. There are plenty of laughs to be had during this show. (more...)

DM Playhouse Presents BASKERVILLEDM Playhouse Presents BASKERVILLE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2019

he Des Moines Community Playhouse presents the new comedy, Ken Ludwig's Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery, Jan. 25-Feb. 10, 2019. Tickets may be purchased online at dmplayhouse.com, by phone at 515-277-6261, or at the Playhouse ticket office, 831 42nd St. Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery is sponsored by Edward Jones. (more...)

Full Cast Announced For The World Premiere Of Alex Oates' ALL IN A ROWFull Cast Announced For The World Premiere Of Alex Oates' ALL IN A ROW
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2019

Paul Virides Productions, Evelyn James Productions and United Theatrical today announces the full cast of the world premiere production of Alex Oates' All in a Row. Dominic Shaw directs Charlie Brooks (Tamora), Simon Lipkin (Martin), Michael Fox (Gary) and Hugh Purves (Laurence). The production opens at Southwark Playhouse on Monday 18 February, with previews from Thursday 14 February, running until Saturday 9 March. (more...)

Acting For Others Announce Over £110,000 Has Been Raised At This Year's One Night Only At The IvyActing For Others Announce Over £110,000 Has Been Raised At This Year's One Night Only At The Ivy
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2018

Stars of the stage and screen swapped their costumes for aprons, and served diners for a one-off sitting at The Ivy, a restaurant renowned for its unfaltering service. Leading the waiting staff this year and trying their hand at bartending, waiting tables, auctioneering, taking coats and welcoming guests were Jim Carter, Sheila Hancock and Dame Penelope Wilton. They were joined by Annette Badland, Michael Ball, Samantha Bond, Laura Carmichael, Ben Forster, Michael Fox, Ginny Holder, Celia Imrie, Jeremy Irvine, George Layton, John Partridge, Arlene Phillips, Peter Polycarpou, Jemma Redgrave, Samantha Spiro, Neil Stuke, Owen Teale, Harriet Thorpe, Jason Watkins and Simon Williams. (more...)

Cast Announced For SORRY WRONG CHIMNEYCast Announced For SORRY WRONG CHIMNEY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2018

The Hill Country Community Theatre adds more laughter to the mix with the second show of its 2018-19 season, "Sorry! Wrong Chimney!," written by Leo W. Sears and Jack Sharkey, which opens November 29th and runs through December 16. (more...)

Photo Flash: Southwark Playhouse Presents A LIE OF THE MIND
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2017

With their critically acclaimed production of Stephen Karam's Speech & Debate running at the Trafalgar Studios, Defibrillator Artistic Director James Hillier today announces the full casting for their production of Sam Shepherd's A Lie of the Mind. (more...)

Full Casting Announced for Defibrillator's Major New Revival of A LIE OF THE MIND
by BWW News Desk - Mar 23, 2017

With their critically acclaimed production of Stephen Karam's Speech & Debate running at the Trafalgar Studios, Defibrillator Artistic Director James Hillier today announces the full casting for their production of Sam Shepard's A Lie of the Mind. (more...)

GAME OF THRONES, LA LA LAND Among Nominees for 23rd Annual SAG AWARDS; Full List
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 14, 2016

Nominations for the 23rd Annual SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS were announced live today from the Pacific Design Center. Sophia Bush (Chicago P.D., One Tree Hill) and Common (Suicide Squad, Selma) joined SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris to reveal this year's announce the nominees. (more...)

TV One Airs Live Broadcast of Muhammad Ali's Memorial Service Today
by TV News Desk - Jun 10, 2016

TV One is pre-empting its regularly scheduled programming today, June 10, to broadcast live the Memorial Service of American Olympic and 3-time World Heavyweight Champion Boxer Muhammad Ali. Beginning at 2 p.m. ET, Roland S. Martin, host of TV One's News One Now, the only daily live news program dedicated to Black viewers, will report from the show's Washington, D.C. studios. In addition, TV One will continue to celebrate the life of 'The Greatest of All Time' with a special encore presentation of the one-hour documentary, 'Muhammad Ali: Fighting Spirit,' airing at 7 p.m. ET. The special reviews the epic journey of Ali, who was crowned 'Sportsman of the Century' by SPORTS ILLUSTRATED and the BBC in 1999. (more...)

TV One to Present Live Broadcast of Muhammad Ali's Memorial Service, Today
by TV News Desk - Jun 9, 2016

TV One is pre-empting its regularly scheduled programming this today, June 10, to broadcast live the Memorial Service of American Olympic and 3-time World Heavyweight Champion Boxer Muhammad Ali. (more...)

Photo Flash: Uzo Aduba, Zawe Ashton, Laura Carmichael and More Celebrate THE MAIDS Opening in London
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2016

The Jamie Lloyd Company's first production of 2016 is the full-throttle UK premiere of a contemporary adaptation of Jean Genet's masterpiece, THE MAIDS - not seen in the West End for 20 years. Director Jamie Lloyd has assembled a powerhouse trio of actors, including double Emmy Award-winning Uzo Aduba (Orange is the New Black), Zawe Ashton (Fresh Meat) and Laura Carmichael (Downton Abbey), to tackle this explosive psycho-drama. The company just celebrated opening night, and BroadwayWorld has photos from the festivities below! (more...)

Michael Fox, Ph.D. Releases THE EMOTIONAL RAPE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2015

Michael Fox, Ph.D., a scientist, published researcher, consultant, writer and author, has completed his newest work 'The Emotional Rape Syndrome': a gripping and educational work that aims to help victims of emotional rape become survivors. (more...)

New Yiddish Rep to Present Wolf Mankowitz Double Bill
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2015

New Yiddish Rep presents two one-act plays by the fascinating English-born polyglot Wolf Mankowitz -- both of which were also made into noteworthy British films -- "The Irish Hebrew Lesson," and the world premiere in Yiddish of "The Bespoke Overcoat."  A theatrical feast in three languages, New Yiddish Rep's Mankowitz double bill, entitled "2 by Wolf," runs from June 11 to July 2 at the cell, 338 West 23rd Street.  Moshe Yassur, the internationally acclaimed director of New Yiddish Rep's groundbreaking "Waiting for Godot" in Yiddish, will direct. (more...)

Shoes of Prey Open Design Your Own Shoes Studio at Nordstrom
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2014

Shoes of Prey announced their exclusive partnership with leading fashion specialty retailer Nordstrom to house their design your own shoes studio concept in six major locations across the country. The first Shoes of Prey Design Studio at Nordstrom will open on November 17 th at the retailer's Bellevue Square location in Bellevue, WA (which will be the brand's first US offline presence), and is set to complete the remaining concept studios by Q1 of 2015. (more...)

Rick Fox Joins Arena Stage's SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE as Musical Director; Victor Simonson Departs
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2014

Rick Fox will be taking over the role of musical director in Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater's production of Smokey Joe's Cafe--The Songs of Leiber and Stoller from Victor Simonson, who will be departing the show for personal reasons. (more...)

House Tours Transport's AS YOU LIKE IT, Now thru Nov 22
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2013

From today, 27 September to 22 November 2013, Transport, the critically acclaimed Folkstone-based theatre company behind Invisible, 1001 Nights, Elegy and Europe will present an innovative and visceral new production of Shakespeare's age-old romantic comedy across the South East of England, Eastern England and internationally. The tour will open in Luxembourg tonight, 27 September and finish on 22 November in London. For a full list of tour dates, see below! (more...)

House to Tour Transport's AS YOU LIKE IT, Sept 27-Nov 22
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2013

From 27 September to 22 November 2013, Transport, the critically acclaimed Folkstone-based theatre company behind Invisible, 1001 Nights, Elegy andEurope will present an innovative and visceral new production of Shakespeare's age-old romantic comedy across the South East of England, Eastern England and internationally. The tour will open in Luxembourg on 27 September and finish on 22 November in London. For a full list of tour dates, see below! (more...)