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BroadwayHD Heats Up With Dazzling New July Slate Including HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCHBroadwayHD Heats Up With Dazzling New July Slate Including HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2019

'Everybody Say Yeah' because this month BroadwayHD, the premiere streaming service for theater fans, is gearing up to add more electrifying performances including the record-breaking Broadway and West End hit, Kinky Boots.  The Tony-Award winning Kinky Boots, from pop icon Cyndi Lauper and legendary playwright Harvey Fierstein, which was filmed at London's Adelphi Theater last year, will be arriving on the service on July 15th.  (more...)

Photo Flash: Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents EQUUSPhoto Flash: Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents EQUUS
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2018

Why did a teenage boy who literally worships horses commit the unspeakable act of blinding six of them? That is the mystery psychiatrist Martin Dysart must unravel in order to help his disturbed young patient in Peter Shaffer's Tony Award-winning Equus . The psychological thriller opens at Palm Beach Dramaworks on May 18 and continues through June 3, with specially priced previews on May 16 and 17. (more...)

Palm Beach Dramaworks Presents EQUUS by Peter ShafferPalm Beach Dramaworks Presents EQUUS by Peter Shaffer
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2018

Why did a teenage boy who literally worships horses commit the unspeakable act of blinding six of them? That is the mystery psychiatrist Martin Dysart must unravel in order to help his disturbed young patient in Peter Shaffer's Tony Award-winning Equus. The psychological thriller opens at Palm Beach Dramaworks on May 18 and continues through June 3, with specially priced previews on May 16 and 17. (more...)

Victoria Christmas Special Announced for ITV ChoiceVictoria Christmas Special Announced for ITV Choice
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2017

Following the critical acclaim and ratings success of the first two series, ITV Choice's popular royal drama, Victoria, produced by Mammoth Screen, returns for a one-off Christmas special starring Jenna Coleman and Tom Hughes. (more...)

Special Screening of LETTER TO BREZHNEV to Launch New BFI Blu-ray and DVD Release
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2017

One of the most significant and influential British films of the 1980s, Letter to Brezhnev (1985) is a touching romantic tale set against the backdrop of Thatcherism, Liverpool's club scene, one-night stands and a Europe still in the grip of the Cold War. Written by Frank Clarke and directed by Chris Bernard, who both worked on Brookside, the film starred a fresh, young and memorable cast. (more...)

BWW Review: THE AWAKENING, Brockley Jack Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Sep 9, 2016

Gary Naylor sees an award-winning play from DL Productions that makes its demands on the audience, but provides its rewards too. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Jenna Coleman Stars in Upcoming ITV Drama VICTORIA
by TV News Desk - Mar 29, 2016

The epic new drama series VICTORIA is coming this year to ITV, starring Jenna Coleman, Rufus Sewell and Tom Hughes. Check out the first teaser trailer below! (more...)

TriStar Pictures to Release Epic Action Drama RISEN This January
by Movies News Desk - Apr 1, 2015

Sony Pictures Entertainment's TriStar Pictures in association with AFFIRM Films announced that they have acquired worldwide rights from LD Entertainment on the film 'Risen' (formerly titled 'Clavius') and will release the film in association with LD Entertainment. (more...)

Blu-ray Edition Of EQUUS, Starring Richard Burton, Out Today
by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 11, 2014

Legendary stage and screen star Richard Burton recreates his celebrated stage performance in Sidney Lumet's oft-overlooked film adaptation of the Peter Shaffer play EQUUS in a new Blu-ray edition, out today, March 11. (more...)

Reelz to Offer Hurricane Victims WORLD WITHOUT END Viewings, 11/10 & 11
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2012

ReelzChannel - TV About Movies(R) today announced that in response to millions of Americans being left without power and television service for an extended period of time in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, the network has added two chances to watch the entire Ken Follett mini-series WORLD WITHOUT END. (more...)

Reelz Offers Hurricane Victims WORLD WITHOUT END Viewings, 11/10 & 11
by TV News Desk - Nov 10, 2012

ReelzChannel - TV About Movies(R) announced that in response to millions of Americans being left without power and television service for an extended period of time in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, the network has added two chances to watch the entire Ken Follett mini-series WORLD WITHOUT END. (more...)

Reelz to Offer Hurricane Victims WORLD WITHOUT END Viewings, 11/10 & 11
by TV News Desk - Nov 8, 2012

ReelzChannel - TV About Movies(R) today announced that in response to millions of Americans being left without power and television service for an extended period of time in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, the network has added two chances to watch the entire Ken Follett mini-series WORLD WITHOUT END. (more...)

Reelz Debuts 2nd Screen Experience for Follett's WORLD WITHOUT END Tonight, 10/17
by TV News Desk - Oct 17, 2012

ReelzChannel - TV About Movies(R) announced the launch of the WORLD WITHOUT END iPad and web browser app. Building upon the success of The Kennedys app, the World Without End app continues the network's commitment to groundbreaking enhanced viewing and social media experiences and will give viewers unrivaled second-screen interaction for the monumental eight-hour mini-series, World Without End, which premieres tonight, October 17, 2012 (more...)

Ken Follett's WORLD WITHOUT END Mini-Series to Air with Descriptive Audio
by TV News Desk - Oct 12, 2012

TV About Movies(R) today announced Ken Follett's epic eight-hour mini-series WORLD WITHOUT END will air with Descriptive Audio. The Descriptive Audio function enables viewers who are blind or who are losing vision to enjoy television through narrated description of the visual elements of a program, heard between the dialogue and action sequences. (more...)

Reelz Announces New Premiere Times for WORLD WITHOUT END Mini-Series
by TV News Desk - Oct 8, 2012

ReelzChannel - TV About Movies(R) today announced new air times for the premiere Ken Follett's epic mini-series WORLD WITHOUT END. (more...)

Reelz Launches WORLD WITHOUT END iPad and Web App; Miniseries Premieres 10/17
by TV News Desk - Sep 27, 2012

TV About Movies today announced the launch of the World Without End iPad and web browser app. (more...)

Reelz to Debut Second Screen Experience for Follett's WORLD WITHOUT END
by TV News Desk - Sep 27, 2012

ReelzChannel - TV About Movies(R) today announced the launch of the WORLD WITHOUT END iPad and web browser app. Building upon the success of The Kennedys app, the World Without End app continues the network's commitment to groundbreaking enhanced viewing and social media experiences and will give viewers unrivaled second-screen interaction for the monumental eight-hour mini-series, World Without End, which premieres Wednesday, October 17, 2012 (more...)

Top Stories You Missed on BWW This Weekend
by - Sep 16, 2012

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from this weekend Sunday, September 16, 2012 - Sunday, September 16, 2012. (more...)

Hottest Articles on BWW from Sunday, Sep. 16
by - Sep 16, 2012

Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from Sunday, September 16, 2012. (more...)

Photo Blast From The Past : Peter Firth
by Walter McBride - Sep 16, 2012

Today, we're featuring Peter Firth circa 1981. Following the National Theatre's production of Peter Shaffer's Equus at the Old Vic in 1973, Firth appeared on Broadway as Alan Strang in 1974. The performance earned him a Tony nomination. Firth also starred in the 1977 film adaptation of Equus, for which he was nominated for an Academy Award. He then went on to play Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in the original Broadway production of another Shaffer play, Amadeus, in 1980, all before this photo was taken. A successful film and television actor, Firth is now best known for his role as Sir Harry Pearce in the BBC One show 'Spooks'; he is the only actor to have starred in every episode of the show's 10 seasons. (more...)

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