Recipients Of The Inaugural Academy Of American Poets Laureate Fellowships AnnouncedRecipients Of The Inaugural Academy Of American Poets Laureate Fellowships Announced
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2019

The Academy of American Poets has announced that thirteen poets who serve as poets laureate of states, cities, and counties across the U.S. will receive a combined $1,050,000 in recognition of their literary merit and to support civic programs, which will take place over the next twelve months. (more...)

Academy Of American Poets Receives Historic $2.2 Million To Bolster Poetry Organizations And Local Poets Laureate's ProjectsAcademy Of American Poets Receives Historic $2.2 Million To Bolster Poetry Organizations And Local Poets Laureate's Projects
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2019

In what is believed to be one of the largest awards made to support poetry in the United States by a philanthropic institution, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation has made two grants to the Academy of American Poets totaling $2.2 million. The funds will enable the work of several poets serving in civic Poets Laureate positions, and of more than 20 poetry organizations who comprise a national Poetry Coalition. (more...)

Scoop: TRACEY ULLMAN'S SHOW on HBO - November 2017 EpisodesScoop: TRACEY ULLMAN'S SHOW on HBO - November 2017 Episodes
by TV Scoop - Nov 10, 2017

Get all the scoop on TRACEY ULLMAN'S SHOW on HBO - November 2017 Episodes (more...)

Citizens Theatre to Offer First 50p Ticket Sale of 2017 for 'ORESTEIA'Citizens Theatre to Offer First 50p Ticket Sale of 2017 for 'ORESTEIA'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2017

On Today 12 August at 10am, 100 bargain tickets go on sale at the Citizens Theatre for the first show of the Autumn 2017 season - the epic theatrical event, Oresteia: This Restless House. (more...)

Citizens Theatre to Offer First 50p Ticket Sale of 2017 for 'ORESTEIA'Citizens Theatre to Offer First 50p Ticket Sale of 2017 for 'ORESTEIA'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

On Saturday 12 August at 10am, 100 bargain tickets go on sale at the Citizens Theatre for the first show of the Autumn 2017 season - the epic theatrical event, Oresteia: This Restless House. (more...)

Cast Announced for ORESTEIA: THIS RESTLESS HOUSE at Citizens Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2017

A cast of familiar faces return to the stage in an Edinburgh International Festival revival of the 2016 critically acclaimed Oresteia: This Restless House which will also play at the Citizens Theatre this autumn. (more...)

The Citizens Theatre Returns to Edinburgh International Festival with ORESTEIA
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2017

The Citizens Theatre returns to the Edinburgh International Festival with Oresteia: This Restless House, a powerful reimagining of Aeschylus' The Oresteia by Zinnie Harris, directed by Dominic Hill. (more...)

Citizens Theatre Cancels This Week's Previews of 'THIS RESTLESS HOUSE' Trilogy
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2016

Due to the injury of a cast member, Citizens Theatre's preview performances of THIS RESTLESS HOUSE Part 1: Agamemnon's Return on Friday 15 and Saturday 16 April have unfortunately had to be cancelled. (more...)

Cast Announced for THE RESTLESS HOUSE at Citizens Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2016

The Citizens Theatre and the National Theatre of Scotland are presenting This Restless House a highly-ambitious trilogy of new plays by Zinnie Harris based on Aeschylus' The Oresteia at the Citizens Theatre from 15 April 2016. Citizens Theatre Artistic Director Dominic Hill directs this exhilarating theatrical event and contemporary take on an epic Greek tragedy which will be presented in two instalments on alternate evenings and in full on Saturdays until 14 May 2016. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - BRAVE NEW WORLD Begins in Northampton Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2015

BRAVE NEW WORLD, widely considered to be one of the finest and most prophetic dystopian novels of the twentieth century, bursts into life on stage in an adaptation by award-winning playwright Dawn King, directed by James Dacre and designed by Naomi Dawson, with an original new music by the ground breaking British band These New Puritans. The first preview is slated for tonight 4 September in Northampton, with press night on Tuesday 8 September 2015, followed by a UK tour. Scroll down for a peek at the cast in rehearsal! (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal for BRAVE NEW WORLD, Opening in Northampton Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2015

BRAVE NEW WORLD, widely considered to be one of the finest and most prophetic dystopian novels of the twentieth century, bursts into life on stage in an adaptation by award-winning playwright Dawn King, directed by James Dacre and designed by Naomi Dawson, with an original new music by the ground breaking British band These New Puritans. The first preview is slated for Tuesday 4 September in Northampton, with press night on Tuesday 8 September 2015, followed by a UK tour. Scroll down for a peek at the cast in rehearsal! (more...)

UK Tour of BRAVE NEW WORLD Releases Full Cast & Dates
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2015

Further casting has been announced for Brave New World, a co-production by Royal & Derngate, Northampton and Touring Consortium Theatre Company, with Abigail McKern, William Postlethwaite,Gruffudd Glyn, Olivia Morgan and Scott Karim joining the previously announced Sophie Ward in the ensemble cast, and Frantic Assembly's Eddie Kay joining the creative team for this world premiere production. Aldous Huxley's ground-breaking novel, newly adapted for the stage by Dawn King with original music by These New Puritans, is opening in Northampton this September before a major national tour. (more...)

Photo Flash: James McAvoy-Led THE RULING CLASS Opens in the West End
by BWW News Desk - Jan 29, 2015

Ron Cook (Mr Selfridge, Henry V, King Lear, Hot Fuzz) as Sir Charles Gurney, Kathryn Drysdale (Suspects, Love's Labour's Lost, Tripping Over, Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps) as Grace Shelley, Joshua McGuire (Privacy, Posh, About Time, Mr Turner) as Dinsdale Gurney and Anthony O'Donnell (The Captain of Kopenick, Skyfall, Matchpoint) as Daniel Tucker, join BAFTA winning James McAvoy, as Jack, the 14th Earl of Gurney, in the first West End revival of Peter Barnes' satirical comedy, The Ruling Class, directed by Jamie Lloyd, Artistic Director of Trafalgar Transformed. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from opening night below! (more...)

Claire Foy Joins James McAvoy in MACBETH for Trafalgar Transformed
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2013

Claire Foy (White Heat, Little Dorrit, The Promise) will play Lady Macbeth, alongside the previously announced BAFTA winning and Golden Globe nominated actor James McAvoy (The Last King of Scotland, Atonement, X-Men) as Macbeth. Joining them, to complete the cast, are Jamie Ballard (Macduff), Graeme Dalling (Donalbain), Lisa Gardner (Witch), Kevin Guthrie (Lennox), Richard Hansell (Ross), Forbes Masson (Banquo), Allison McKenzie (Witch), Olivia Morgan (Witch), Catherine Murray (Caithness), Callum O'Neill (Angus), Mark Quartley (Malcolm) and Hugh Ross (Duncan/Doctor). (more...)