Experience A Summer Of Shakespeare Across The US From The Royal Shakespeare CompanyExperience A Summer Of Shakespeare Across The US From The Royal Shakespeare Company
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2019

RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran has announced his ambition for a new collaborative cross-cast ensemble, to play three Shakespeare productions in a newly reconfigured Royal Shakespeare Theatre this summer. (more...)

Liba Vaynberg To Bring Scheiss Book To The Wild ProjectLiba Vaynberg To Bring Scheiss Book To The Wild Project
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2019

Liba Vaynberg's award-winning solo play Scheiss Book: 6 Words for My Condition will return for three benefit nights at the Wild Project on 4/2, 4/7 and 4/9 in collaboration with Fault Line Theatre and Wheelhouse Theatre. Winner of the Backstage Magazine Audience Choice Award and Best One-Woman Show at the United Solo Festival with a record-breaking number of encores and subsequent productions at Dixon Place and Stonewall Inn, Scheiss Book is a solo show for people who hate solo shows. Relatives who survived the Holocaust are mentioned only for comedic purposes.  (more...)

Dell'Arte Opera Announces 16th Annual Festival 8/11-26Dell'Arte Opera Announces 16th Annual Festival 8/11-26
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2018

Hailed for its 'compelling and innovative programming (WQXR Radio)," dell'Arte Opera Ensemble today announced its 2018 summer festival dedicated to works by Mozart and Salieri. Starting on August 11, 2018, and running until August 26, the festival features 13 performances of two fully-staged operas, a scenes program, and an intimate recital to be presented in the intimate black-box space of La MaMa Theatre. Currently in its 16th season, dell'Arte has filled the summer lull with fresh productions of well-known classics and rarities, performed by the developmental company's cast of young singers, supported by a fine musical ensemble. (more...)

BWW Feature: THIS WEEKEND IN CLASSICAL MUSIC 8/9 " 8/12BWW Feature: THIS WEEKEND IN CLASSICAL MUSIC 8/9 " 8/12
by Cole Grissom - Aug 9, 2018

Check out what's happening this weekend in classical music! (more...)

Dell'Arte Opera Announces 16th Annual Festival 8/11-26Dell'Arte Opera Announces 16th Annual Festival 8/11-26
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2018

Hailed for its 'compelling and innovative programming (WQXR Radio)," dell'Arte Opera Ensemble today announced its 2018 summer festival dedicated to works by Mozart and Salieri. Starting on August 11, 2018, and running until August 26, the festival features 13 performances of two fully-staged operas, a scenes program, and an intimate recital to be presented in the intimate black-box space of La MaMa Theatre. Currently in its 16th season, dell'Arte has filled the summer lull with fresh productions of well-known classics and rarities, performed by the developmental company's cast of young singers, supported by a fine musical ensemble. (more...)

Photo Flash: Terrence McNally's FIRE AND AIR Makes Its World Premiere at Classic Stage CompanyPhoto Flash: Terrence McNally's FIRE AND AIR Makes Its World Premiere at Classic Stage Company
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2018

The cast and crew of Terrence McNally's FIRE AND AIR celebrated the world premiere of the new play at Classic Stage Company last night, Thursday, February 1st. Cast members James Cusati-Moyer, Marsha Mason, and more were joined by guests like Molly Ringwald and Donna Murphy. Check out the photos from opening night! (more...)

A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC, LOOT, OUR TOWN and More Set for The Watermill Theatre's 50th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

The Watermill Theatre announces the second part of its 50th anniversary season which goes on sale on 22 May with priority booking for Friends of The Watermill opening on 15 May. (more...)

Spotlight to Sponsor National Youth Theatre's West End Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2016

The National Youth Theatre (NYT) have announced that the UK's leading casting resource, Spotlight, is to sponsor industry performances for their REP cast in the West End this autumn. (more...)

National Youth Theatre Announces 60th Season - West End Premieres, Regional Tour and More
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2016

Paul Roseby, Artistic Director and Chief Executive of the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain (NYT) has today announced a new season of work for the company in celebration of their 60th anniversary year. Founded in 1956 the NYT is the pioneering force for youth theatre around the world and is recognised as the leading provider of free alternatives to formal theatre training, with alumni including Dame Helen Mirren, Daniel Craig, Chiwetel Ejiofor CBE and Sir Daniel Day Lewis. Since being founded the world's leading youth arts charity has nurtured the talent of over 100,000 young people.   (more...)

David Tennant-Led 'KING AND COUNTRY' Begins Tonight at BAM
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2016

In a major theatrical event marking the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death, BAM, the Royal Shakespeare Company, and The Ohio State University present the US Premiere of Shakespeare's History plays in KING AND COUNTRY: SHAKESPEARE'S GREAT CYCLE OF KINGS. Following performances at the Barbican, and in China in Beijing, Shanghai, and Hong Kong, the plays are directed by RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran and performed in repertory at the BAM Harvey Theater from tonight, Mar 24, through May 1, 2016. (more...)

Full Cast, Dates, Events Set for David Tennant-Led 'KING AND COUNTRY' at BAM
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2016

In a major theatrical event marking the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death, BAM, the Royal Shakespeare Company, and The Ohio State University present the US Premiere of Shakespeare's History plays in KING AND COUNTRY: SHAKESPEARE'S GREAT CYCLE OF KINGS. Following performances at the Barbican, and in China in Beijing, Shanghai, and Hong Kong, the plays are directed by RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran and performed in repertory at the BAM Harvey Theater from Mar 24 through May 1, 2016. (more...)

THE FAMOUS VICTORIES OF HENRY V To Transfer to Barbican
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2015

Following its opening in Stratford-upon-Avon, and its tour to school halls and theatre spaces across the country in Summer 2015, The Famous Victories of Henry V comes to the Barbican for one performance only. Directed by Owen Horsley and using Shakespeare's original language, the production condenses the three great plays of Henry IV Parts I & II and Henry V into a 90 minute adventure for 8 - 13 year olds.  (more...)

RSC & Shanghai Dramatic Arts Centre Announce New Collaboration
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2015

The Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) and the Shanghai Dramatic Arts Centre (SDAC) today (Wednesday 21 October 2015) signed a memorandum of understanding to collaborate on a new Chinese production of Henry V in 2016, premiering at the Shanghai Dramatic Arts Centre in November 2016. (more...)

Royal Shakespeare Company Announces Upcoming Theatrical Events
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2015

The Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) returns to the Barbican in November with Henry V, followed by a major theatrical event in January 2016 to mark the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death - with performances of all four productions of Gregory Doran's history plays in repertoire.  (more...)

RSC to Tour THE FAMOUS VICTORIES OF HENRY V
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2015

The Royal Shakespeare Company continues its commitment to creating live theatre for young audiences with its First Encounters with Shakespeare production of The Famous Victories of Henry V - a 90 minute adventure condensing the three great plays of Henry IV Parts I and II and Henry V. (more...)

RSC's First Encounters with Shakespeare to Present Stripped Down HENRY V, June 2015
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2015

The Royal Shakespeare Company continues its commitment to creating live theatre for young audiences with its First Encounters with Shakespeare production of The Famous Victories of Henry V - a 90 minute adventure condensing the three great plays of Henry IV Parts I and II and Henry V. (more...)

The Royal Shakespeare Company Announces Summer Season, National Tour, BBC Partnership
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2014

The Royal Shakespeare Company announces the summer 2015 season. (more...)

RSC to Present Staged Reading of THOMAS OF WOODSTOCK, 20 Dec
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2013

The Elizabethan play Thomas of Woodstock will have a rehearsed reading on stage at the Barbican during the RSC's run of Gregory Doran's production of Richard II next month. (more...)

Eyestrings Theatre's THE DUCHESS OF MALFI Set for The Marlborough Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2013

Tonight, 10th October, The Marlborough Theatre will present Eyestrings Theatre's fearless and inventive new adaptation of The Duchess of Malfi. A cast of seven classically trained actors perform what is considered by many to be one of the greatest tragedies, revealing the stark brutality of the story. (more...)

Eyestrings Theatre's THE DUCHESS OF MALFI Set for The Marlborough Theatre, Oct 10
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2013

On Thursday 10th October, The Marlborough Theatre will present Eyestrings Theatre's fearless and inventive new adaptation of The Duchess of Malfi. A cast of seven classically trained actors perform what is considered by many to be one of the greatest tragedies, revealing the stark brutality of the story. (more...)

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