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Octagon Theatre Reveal First Glimpse Inside £12 Million Reimagined Building Photo Octagon Theatre Reveal First Glimpse Inside £12 Million Reimagined Building
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2021

One year on since theatres up and down the country had to close their doors due to the Covid pandemic, the Octagon today give a first look inside their impressive new building following a two-year, £12million redevelopment.

Royal Society Of Literature Celebrates 200th Birthday With 60 Appointments and Five-Y Photo Royal Society Of Literature Celebrates 200th Birthday With 60 Appointments and Five-Year Festival
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2020

The Royal Society of Literature (RSL), the charity that represents the voice of literature in the UK, has today in celebration of its 200th birthday announced RSL 200, a five-year festival launched with a series of major new initiatives and 60 new appointments championing the great diversity of writing and writers in the UK.

Theatre Professionals Come Together to Launch New Virtual Experience TWIST Photo Theatre Professionals Come Together to Launch New Virtual Experience TWIST
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2020

Theatre professionals from New York City, Kentucky, and D.C. have come together to launch TWIST, a new virtual experience centered around a rotating series of social strategy games. The official launch kicks off a new era for TWIST, with six signature games ready to play and six more rolling out by the end of the year.

Andrew Lloyd Webber Contributes to Book of Artwork by Morgan Howell Photo Andrew Lloyd Webber Contributes to Book of Artwork by Morgan Howell
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2020

Andrew Lloyd Webber has contributed words to a book of artwork by SuperSize artist Morgan Howell.

Are You A Die-Hard Broadway Fan? Broadway Murder Mysteries! Photo Are You A Die-Hard Broadway Fan? Broadway Murder Mysteries!
by BWW Offers - Jul 28, 2020

Host a killer Murder Mystery party in person or on video chat by Broadway Murder Mysteries!

Broadway Murder Mysteries Launches New Drag-Themed Party Game Featuring Ginger Minj F Photo Broadway Murder Mysteries Launches New Drag-Themed Party Game Featuring Ginger Minj From RUPAUL'S DRAG RACE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2020

Broadway Murder Mysteries a?" the murder mystery game company created by Monica Hammond a?" has announced the launch of their fifth murder mystery party game a?oeDrama at Drag Brunch: The Slaying of the Sequin Sistersa?? featuring Ginger Minj (from a?oeRuPaul's Drag Racea??) as a?oeCasey Closeda?? the Drag Detective.

GRAMMY Nominated Pianist Orrin Evans Launches Weekly Live Stream Series 'Club Patio' Photo GRAMMY Nominated Pianist Orrin Evans Launches Weekly Live Stream Series 'Club Patio'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2020

GRAMMY nominated pianist Orrin Evans presents Club Patio: a weekly livestream from the front patio of his home in Philadelphia featuring special guests playing for an intimate audience. The live stream is available every Sunday from 4pm-6pm and archived for 48 hours via the Imani Records Facebook page, accessible at: https://www.facebook.com/imanirecordsmusic

Roundup: UK Artists and Institutions Respond to the Government's £1.57 Billion Rescu Photo Roundup: UK Artists and Institutions Respond to the Government's £1.57 Billion Rescue Package For The Arts
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2020

The UK Government has announced a £1.57 billion rescue package to help the nation's cultural, arts and heritage institutions weather the impact of the health crisis.  Arts institutions are responding to this announcement, including the National Theatre, Royal Shakespeare Company, and more!

VIDEO: NY Phil Principal Harp Nancy Allen Teaches a Lesson on 'Allegro and Adagio' Photo VIDEO: NY Phil Principal Harp Nancy Allen Teaches a Lesson on 'Allegro and Adagio'
by Stage Tube - May 23, 2020

Explore how tempo makes music fun with host Becky, special guest Nancy, and music from Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake.

Leading Playwrights and Theatres Back WGGB COVID-19 Manifesto Photo Leading Playwrights and Theatres Back WGGB COVID-19 Manifesto
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2020

Leading playwrights April De Angelis, Jack Thorne, Laura Wade, David Eldridge, Lucy Kirkwood, Roy Williams, James Graham, Bryony Lavery and David Edgar have backed guidelines launched by the Writers' Guild of Great Britain (WGGB) today.

BWW Review: Be Ready to Play Your Part Creating a HOME in the Past, Present and Futur Photo BWW Review: Be Ready to Play Your Part Creating a HOME in the Past, Present and Future at The Broad Stage
by Shari Barrett - Mar 7, 2020

The Eli and Edythe Broad Stage in Santa Monica is presenting the Southern California Premiere of HOME, created by Geoff Sobelle and directed by Lee Sunday Evans, who won a 2018 Bessie Award for Outstanding Production.

Broadway Alum Jacob Brent Debuts First Mainstage Musical as JMU Faculty Director Photo Broadway Alum Jacob Brent Debuts First Mainstage Musical as JMU Faculty Director
by BWW News Desk - Feb 24, 2020

Broadway alum Jacob Brent debuts his first mainstage musical as faculty director in the James Madison University School of Theatre and Dance's production of Side Show, a?oea?? a hypnotic spectacle that packs an emotional wallopa?? (The Hollywood Reporter). 

BWW Interview: Andy Meyers of A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER at The Public Th Photo BWW Interview: Andy Meyers of A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER at The Public Theater
by Kathy Strain - Feb 21, 2020

As the Public Theater prepares to wrap up its run of A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER, it was fun to chat with Andy Meyers who plays the part of…well…of…many characters central to the story. Read below to see just how Meyers keeps up with the high jinx adventures that make A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER a highly entertaining show that should not be missed. Check out BWW's Ashley Corbaley's review of the show too.

BWW Exclusive Interview: Creative Music Powerhouse Scott Bradlee Shares on Developing Photo BWW Exclusive Interview: Creative Music Powerhouse Scott Bradlee Shares on Developing Himself and the Sound of Postmodern Jukebox in his Book - 'OUTSIDE THE JUKEBOX'
by David Edward Perry - Jan 10, 2020

Scott Bradlee shares on going from a creative kid to living his dream as the creative head of Postmodern Jukebox in his book 'Outside the Jukebox: How I Turned My Vintage Music Obsession into My Dream Gig.' His interview gives a candid and inspiring look into moments, conversions, and reflections in his long career growing the success of Postmodern Jukebox.

Think Tank Announces Plans For January Photo Think Tank Announces Plans For January
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2020

Think Tank is a company created to bring the best out in dancers by allowing them to take a class in a non-judgmental, fun, and most importantly, affordable environment. Their mission is to build community, collaborate and create. Life is hard and this industry is even harder, therefore a positive, safe community full of artistic beings is essential. Dancers are the storytellers of the tribe of humanity, so why not come together and create magic!

BWW Review: Be Ready to Play Your Part at the CRIMSON CABARET, an Immersive Cold War  Photo BWW Review: Be Ready to Play Your Part at the CRIMSON CABARET, an Immersive Cold War Hotbed of Spy Intrigue
by Shari Barrett - Dec 17, 2019

Attendees will enter a nightclub in 1963 Germany just under the shadow of the Berlin Wall where everyone is a spy and no one can be trusted. During the evening, CRIMSON CABARET guests will engage with secret agents and be slipped notes with assigned missions to complete throughout the evening. All guests are required to dress in 1960s appropriate cocktail party attire and assume a character of their choosing, then bring that character into the space and be ready to do what is asked of you and find the right person who can lead you in the direction where your skills are required during this multi-sensory, immersive theatrical experience. But you see, since everyone is dressed appropriately, how can you possibly know who to trust and who is really playing for the wrong team on this side of the wall?

Scoop: Coming Up on SESAME STREET This November & December on HBO Photo Scoop: Coming Up on SESAME STREET This November & December on HBO
by TV Scoop - Nov 19, 2019

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on SESAME STREET in November & December, airing on ABC on Saturday, November 23, 2019!

BWW TV: Randy Rainbow Tells Us All About His New Christmas Album, NYC Show & More! Photo BWW TV: Randy Rainbow Tells Us All About His New Christmas Album, NYC Show & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 7, 2019

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Broadway Records will release Randy Rainbow: Hey Gurl, It's Christmas! tomorrow, November 8, 2019. The album is currently available for pre-order at BroadwayRecords.com and Amazon.com.

Tove Lo Announces North American Tour Dates, Visual For 'Really Don't Like U' Feat. K Photo Tove Lo Announces North American Tour Dates, Visual For 'Really Don't Like U' Feat. Kylie Minogue Out Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2019

Following the release of Tove Lo's wildly-received 'Really don't like u' featuring pop-legend Kylie Minogue, today, the pair have released a captivating and intimate visual for the track, shot in Prague and London, and starring both artists.

Charity Poker Tournament Comes to Hollywood Pantages Photo Charity Poker Tournament Comes to Hollywood Pantages
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2019

Play your cards right and go all in for a once in a lifetime experience. Reserve a table, reserve a seat, but definitely mark your calendars for an incredible Texas Hold'em Charity Poker Tournament on Saturday, September 21st in the lobby of the historic Hollywood Pantages Theatre.

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