Caroline Harker and Tim McMullan Will Lead RELATIVELY SPEAKING at Salisbury PlayhouseCaroline Harker and Tim McMullan Will Lead RELATIVELY SPEAKING at Salisbury Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2019

Casting is today announced for Wiltshire Creative's production of Alan Ayckbourn's hilarious West End hit comedy, Relatively Speaking, which runs at Salisbury Playhouse from 4 a?" 28 September. (more...)

Thelma Ruby Returns To The Stage At 93 Years Old For A Limited Run Of MOMMA GOLDAThelma Ruby Returns To The Stage At 93 Years Old For A Limited Run Of MOMMA GOLDA
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2018

After being crowned 2017 Oldie of the Year and appearing in the first two series of Jack Dee's critically-acclaimed sitcom Bad Move, the ninety-three year old star returns as Golda Meir in this renowned adaptation of William Gibson's Golda. (more...)

Rubicon Theatre Presents KING LEAR Starring George BallRubicon Theatre Presents KING LEAR Starring George Ball
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2018

Rubicon Theatre presents a timely and trenchant production of Shakespeare's tragedy KING LEAR as the centerpiece of the company's 20th Anniversary Season. Directed by Co-Founder James O'Neil, the production features a 20-member cast led by acclaimed actor and company memberGeorge Ball, who has starred in previous Rubicon productions of All My Sons, Man of La Mancha, and Jacques Brel… (New York, L.A., and international companies of the latter). (more...)

BWW Interview: Actor David Birrell On New Musical THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS
by Marianka Swain - Oct 13, 2016

David Birrell's extensive stage work ranges from An Enemy of the People at Octagon Theatre, Bolton, to Spamalot in the West End, as well as several years with the RSC. He's currently playing Badger in the highly anticipated new musical version of The Wind in the Willows, which features a book by Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowees and an original score by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe. The production begins previews at Theatre Royal, Plymouth on 8 October. (more...)

BWW Review: JEEVES AND WOOSTER IN PERFECT NONSENSE Brings Favourite Literary Characters To The Stage
by Barry Lenny - Sep 2, 2016

Bertie Wooster is the archetypal English upper class twit. (more...)

BWW Interview: Colm Feore, Coming to a Movie Theater Near You as King Lear
by Adrienne Onofri - Feb 23, 2015

Didn't get to Canada last year to see Feore play Lear? No problem, catch it in the cinema as the Stratford Festival launches film releases of its stage shows. (more...)

Review Roundup: PERFECT NONSENSE Starring Macfadyen and Mangan
by Review Roundups - Nov 14, 2013

Sean Foley's production of Perfect Nonsense starring Matthew Macfadyen and Stephen Mangan opened at the Duke of York's Theatre this week. It runs through 4 March. Sean Foley directs. (more...)

British Stage Actor Richard Briers Passes Away at 79
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2013

According to published reports, stage and screen star Richard Briers passed away yesterday, February 17, from a serious lung condition. He was 79 years old. (more...)

The Tabard Theatre Presents the 40th Anniversary Production of JUMPERS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2012

An acrobat has been murdered at a party given by the manically depressive former musical comedy star, Dotty Moore, to celebrate the accession of a new Radical Liberal government. Her husband George, an ageing professor of moral philosophy, attempts to rehearse a lecture while ignoring the nearby corpse as his wife entertains his university boss and a chorus of gymnasts from the philosophy department. What follows is a murder mystery thriller displaying Tom Stoppard's verbal ingenuity within an anarchic comical setting of adultery, gymnastics and moon landings. (more...)

Encore to Air SHOGUN, PILLARS OF THE EARTH This September
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2012

Following the U.S. television debut of 'The Crimson Petal and the White' on September 10, ENCORE's 'The Big Miniseries Showcase' continues with the premiere of the East meets West classic, SHOGUN on Monday, September 17th at 8pm ET/PT on ENCORE. (more...)

Encore to Air SHOGUN, PILLARS OF THE EARTH This September
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2012

Following the U.S. television debut of 'The Crimson Petal and the White' on September 10, ENCORE's 'The Big Miniseries Showcase' continues with the premiere of the East meets West classic, SHOGUN on Monday, September 17th at 8pm ET/PT on ENCORE. (more...)

Encore to Air SHOGUN, PILLARS OF THE EARTH This September
by TV News Desk - Sep 6, 2012

Following the U.S. television debut of 'The Crimson Petal and the White' on September 10, ENCORE's 'The Big Miniseries Showcase' continues with the premiere of the East meets West classic, SHOGUN on Monday, September 17th at 8pm ET/PT on ENCORE. (more...)

The Tabard Theatre Presents the 40th Anniversary Production of JUMPERS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2012

An acrobat has been murdered at a party given by the manically depressive former musical comedy star, Dotty Moore, to celebrate the accession of a new Radical Liberal government. Her husband George, an ageing professor of moral philosophy, attempts to rehearse a lecture while ignoring the nearby corpse as his wife entertains his university boss and a chorus of gymnasts from the philosophy department. What follows is a murder mystery thriller displaying Tom Stoppard's verbal ingenuity within an anarchic comical setting of adultery, gymnastics and moon landings. (more...)

The Tabard Theatre Presents the 40th Anniversary Production of JUMPERS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2012

An acrobat has been murdered at a party given by the manically depressive former musical comedy star, Dotty Moore, to celebrate the accession of a new Radical Liberal government. Her husband George, an ageing professor of moral philosophy, attempts to rehearse a lecture while ignoring the nearby corpse as his wife entertains his university boss and a chorus of gymnasts from the philosophy department. What follows is a murder mystery thriller displaying Tom Stoppard's verbal ingenuity within an anarchic comical setting of adultery, gymnastics and moon landings. (more...)

Richard Pearson Passes Away at 93
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2011

According to published reports, actor Richard Pearson passed away yesterday in a home for retired actors. He was 93 years old. (more...)

Elizabeth Spriggs Dies at 78
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2008

Elizabeth Spriggs died last week at the age of 78. (more...)