BWW Interview: Ian Hallard Talks TUMULUS & VAULT Festival 2018BWW Interview: Ian Hallard Talks TUMULUS & VAULT Festival 2018
by Rona Kelly - Jan 20, 2018

The VAULT Festival 2018 opens next week, running from 24 January through to 18 March. During the three months, three hundred shows will be staged, including new thriller and queer noir play Tumulus. Actor Ian Hallard fills us in on rehearsals so far, looks back on a busy year, and even further back to a performance of his we will (sadly) never see: King Kong! (more...)

Photo Flash: Tyce Celebrates New Album HERO at The Cutting Room
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2017

Every so often a new artist comes along with a debut album that not only raises eyebrows, but curiosity in that the songs are so perfectly matched with the talent. In Tyce's case, with the release of his debut Broadway Records album, HERO (March 10), his voice is perfectly in sync with the celebratory music and lyrics of noted-Meat Loaf-collaborator Jim Steinman. (more...)

Photo Flash: THE WINTER'S TALE Begins Tonight at MCCC's Kelsey Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2015

Mercer County Community College's (MCCC's) Kelsey Theatre is proud to welcome back the Mercer County-based theater company Shakespeare '70 for 'Summer Shakespeare' this month. Now in its 46th year at Kelsey, the popular company presents Shakespeare's 'The Winter's Tale,' a comedic favorite thick with love, jealousy, hidden identities, new beginnings -- and a famously ravenous bear! BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the stars below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Stars of THE WINTER'S TALE at MCCC's Kelsey Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2015

Mercer County Community College's (MCCC's) Kelsey Theatre is proud to welcome back the Mercer County-based theater company Shakespeare '70 for “Summer Shakespeare” in June. Now in its 46th year at Kelsey, the popular company presents Shakespeare's “The Winter's Tale,” a comedic favorite thick with love, jealousy, hidden identities, new beginnings -- and a famously ravenous bear! BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the stars below! (more...)

BWW Reviews: ACT's SEVEN WAYS TO GET THERE Feels Anticlimactic
by Jay Irwin - Feb 27, 2015

There are two main problems with doing a show about therapy, such as ACT's world premiere of "Seven Ways to Get There" currently playing. First, that someone else's therapy on stage can be good for the author but often times deadly for the audience. Luckily Bryan Willis and Dwayne J. Clark's new play avoids that trap. But the larger trap is that therapy doesn't really have a definite ending so you either portray an unrealistic look at the world of therapy or, as is the case here, the play just kind of ends as the people involved with the therapy continue onward working on their issues. And while the show definitely has engaging characters and performances, that lack of closure and finality for the audience doesn't work out so well theatrically. (more...)

Brazen Theater Presents UNCLE WALT, Beginning Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2014

Brazen Theater presents the professional world premier of Uncle Walt, a new dark comedy by Andrew Rosdail directed by Mark Hooker beginning tonight, December 4th at the People's Center Theatre, 425 20th Avenue South, 3rd Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55454. The cast includes Nicholas Pierro, Nick James, Coletrane Johnson, and Matt Wall. (more...)

Brazen Theater Presents UNCLE WALT Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2014

Brazen Theater presents the professional world premier of Uncle Walt, a new dark comedy by Andrew Rosdail directed by Mark Hooker beginning tonight, December 4th at the People's Center Theatre, 425 20th Avenue South, 3rd Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55454. (more...)

Brazen Theater Presents UNCLE WALT, 12/04
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2014

Brazen Theater presents the professional world premier of Uncle Walt, a new dark comedy by Andrew Rosdail directed by Mark Hooker beginning December 4th at the People's Center Theatre, 425 20th Avenue South, 3rd Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55454. (more...)

Brazen Theater to Present UNCLE WALT, Begin. 12/4
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2014

Brazen Theater presents the professional world premier of Uncle Walt, a new dark comedy by Andrew Rosdail directed by Mark Hooker beginning December 4th at the People's Center Theatre, 425 20th Avenue South, 3rd Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55454. The cast includes Nicholas Pierro, Nick James, Coletrane Johnson, and Matt Wall. (more...)

OF THE CAUSES OF WONDERFUL THINGS Runs Now thru Nov 8 at Theatre La Chapelle
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2014

Created in Sydney, Australia, through a series of funded residencies, Of The Causes of Wonderful Things is Talya Rubin's latest devised creation: a moving, intricate and darkly comic installation theatre piece (for a limited audience of 50) about five children who disappear in a small town in the American South. Directed and co-devised by Nick James, Of The Causes of Wonderful Things will draw you into its world from today, November 4-8 at Theatre La Chapelle. (more...)

OF THE CAUSES OF WONDERFUL THINGS to Run 11/4-8 at Theatre La Chapelle
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2014

Created in Sydney, Australia, through a series of funded residencies, Of The Causes of Wonderful Things is Talya Rubin's latest devised creation: a moving, intricate and darkly comic installation theatre piece (for a limited audience of 50) about five children who disappear in a small town in the American South. Directed and co-devised by Nick James, Of The Causes of Wonderful Things will draw you into its world from November 4-8 at Theatre La Chapelle. (more...)

HOW TO MAKE MONEY SELLING DRUGS Hits Theaters Nationwide
by Movies News Desk - Jul 9, 2013

'The biggest movie of the summer isn't Man of Steel, or The Lone Ranger, or Fast & Furious 6. It's a new documentary called How to Make Money Selling Drugs.' That's Huffington Post editor-in-chief, Arianna Huffington's reaction to the newest documentary from filmmaker Matthew Cooke. (more...)

Edinburgh International Film Festival Announces Winners
by BWW News Desk - Jun 30, 2012

The 66th Edinburgh International Film Festival announced the winners of its awards today at a prestigious ceremony held at Filmhouse, hosted by Grant Lauchlan of STV Moviejuice. Scottish stars presenting awards included Kate Dickie and Jury member Ewen Bremner. The ceremony took place ahead of the Closing Night Gala of the European premiere of BRAVE which closes the 12-day Festival. (more...)

Edinburgh International Film Festival Announces Judges for Festival Awards - Jim Broadbent, Elliott Gould, Gerald Peary, Ewen Bremner & More
by Movies News Desk - Jun 13, 2012

Today the Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) announced 2012's Michael Powell Award Competition Jury and the four other juries who will deliberate over the Festival's seven awards. Two of the jurors will also be the subjects of In-Person events that have been newly added to the EIFF programme. Jim Broadbent, Elliott Gould, Gerald Peary and Ewen Bremner are among those chosen to judge awards. (more...)

The Minnesota Shakespeare Co Presents HAMLET, Opens 6/3
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2010

The Minnesota Shakespeare Company's celebrated production manqué, Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, opens at the Lowry Lab, Thursday, June 3rd. Nick James--playing the title role--again has two working legs, after breaking one during a rehearsal of the swordfight scene last December. (more...)

Minnesota Shakespeare Company Presents HAMLET 6/3
by BWW News Desk - Jun 3, 2010

The Minnesota Shakespeare Company's celebrated production manquee, Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, opens at the Lowry Lab, Thursday, June 3rd. Nick James--playing the title role--again has two working legs, after breaking one during a rehearsal of the swordfight scene last December. (more...)

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