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Date of Birth: September 13, 1916
Date of Death: November 23, 1990 (74)

Birth Place: Llandaff, WALES
Analise Scarpaci Joins Host Ruby Locknar On THE TALKBACK Photo Analise Scarpaci Joins Host Ruby Locknar On THE TALKBACK
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2020

The Talkback is a series of in-depth conversations with some of the biggest and hottest names on Broadway, as well as a few folks in the casting and management industries.

Vote Today For The 2020 BroadwayWorld West Virginia Awards; Old Opera House Theatre L Photo Vote Today For The 2020 BroadwayWorld West Virginia Awards; Old Opera House Theatre Leads Best Theatre Staff
by BWW Staff - Dec 2, 2020

There's just four short weeks left to vote for the BroadwayWorld West Virginia Awards - which are back bigger than ever, celebrating the best in local theatre of the past decade! Check out the local nominees, cast your vote, and support live theatre entertainment in West Virginia!

Milwaukee's First Stage Streams Shakespeare's THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA Photo Milwaukee's First Stage Streams Shakespeare's THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2020

 Next up in First Stage's 2020/21 Virtual Season of Plays is THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA, one of Shakespeare's earliest plays. This adventurous, romantic comedy directed by Marcella Kearns has it all - love, betrayal, hidden identities, a gang of gentlemen outlaws - even a double wedding!

BWW Interview: Olivia Jacobs Chats THE GRUFFALO'S CHILD at Alexandra Palace Photo BWW Interview: Olivia Jacobs Chats THE GRUFFALO'S CHILD at Alexandra Palace
by Fiona Scott - Nov 29, 2020

Olivia Jacobs is one of the founding artistic directors of the award-winning theatre company Tall Stories. She spoke to BroadwayWorld about directing The Gruffalo’s Child, coming soon to Alexandra Palace.

Castle Hill Players Announce 2021 Season Of Plays Photo Castle Hill Players Announce 2021 Season Of Plays
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2020

Castle Hill Players has announced its 2021 Season of Plays: 6 productions of outstanding quality providing the very best of Australian drama, American comedy, British classics and family entertainment from such noted playwrights as Andrew Bovell, Martin McDonagh, Roald Dahl and Richard Everett - to name but a few. 

BWW Feature: Online Theatre You May Have Missed Photo BWW Feature: Online Theatre You May Have Missed
by Louise Penn - Nov 25, 2020

There have been many theatre productions made available during the pandemic lockdown in the UK, while stages have been quiet and venues closed. We take a look at some of the highlights you may have missed online over the past few months.

Limited Edition Double Record Vinyl Set of MATILDA THE MUSICAL to be Released Photo Limited Edition Double Record Vinyl Set of MATILDA THE MUSICAL to be Released
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2020

Broadway Records announced today the release of MATILDA THE MUSICAL as a double record set printed on blue vinyl. It will be available exclusively on BroadwayRecords.com on December 4th, 2020. Preorders are available now for this double vinyl set of the Grammy nominated original Broadway cast recording.

MATILDA - In Concert Terá Mais Uma Apresentação Com Bia Bom Photo MATILDA - In Concert Terá Mais Uma Apresentação Com Bia Bom
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2020

A atriz Bia Bom estará novamente na apresentação de 'Matilda - In Concert' no próximo domingo (15), no Teatro D, em São Paulo.

Sucesso De Público MATILDA - IN CONCERT Terá Nova Apresentação Com Mariana Almeid Photo Sucesso De Público MATILDA - IN CONCERT Terá Nova Apresentação Com Mariana Almeida
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2020

Após sucesso absoluto de público 'Matilda - In Concert' volta ao palco do Teatro D no próximo domingo (15) com Mariana Almeida no elenco.

Video Flashback: MATILDA THE MUSICAL Celebrates its  10th Anniversary; Watch the Orig Photo Video Flashback: MATILDA THE MUSICAL Celebrates its 10th Anniversary; Watch the Original Cast Perform 'Revolting Children'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2020

On this day ten years ago, Matilda the Musical had its first performance in Stratford-upon-Avon. To celebrate, the Matilda social media accounts have posted a video flashback featuring the show's original cast performing Revolting Children.

Van Wezel's 2020/2021 Broadway, Classical and Dance Season Postponed Photo Van Wezel's 2020/2021 Broadway, Classical and Dance Season Postponed
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2020

The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall has provided an update to patrons on the status of the 2020-2021 subscription season shows. The upcoming season's Broadway, Classical and Dance shows are moving to a future season, with many Subscriber Specials moving as well.

Atriz Mirim Bia Barreto Integra O Elenco De MATILDA - In Concert' Em única Apresenta Photo Atriz Mirim Bia Barreto Integra O Elenco De MATILDA - In Concert' Em única Apresentação
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2020

Atriz mirim Bia Barreto integra o elenco de 'Matilda - In Concert' em única apresentação

VIDEO: Anne Hathaway Talks About Her Baby on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE Photo VIDEO: Anne Hathaway Talks About Her Baby on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE
by Stage Tube - Oct 28, 2020

Anne talks about having a baby boy, the weird stuff she has been doing to cope with the pandemic, what her 4-year-old thinks she does for a living, her Halloween plans, her accent and makeup in the new movie Roald Dahl's The Witches, terrible costumes she has worn (with Guillermo dressing up as one of her characters), and she reveals that she gets nervous around Jimmy.

Next At The Garden: MATILDA THE MUSICAL! Photo Next At The Garden: MATILDA THE MUSICAL!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2020

Audiences in Central Florida will delight in seeing the classic characters of Matilda, Miss Honey, and Headmistress Trunchbull live on stage! Directed by Garden Theatre's Artistic Director Joseph C. Walsh, the production will run November 19 - December 20, with an ASL-interpreted performance on Thursday, December 3 and a Sensory-Friendly performance on Saturday, December 12. Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical is presented by AdventHealth.

Where Can You Stream Your Favorite Halloween Movies in 2020? Photo Where Can You Stream Your Favorite Halloween Movies in 2020?
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 23, 2020

Have you been wondering how you’re going to celebrate Halloween at home this year?

VIDEO: Octavia Spencer Talks About Her Love of Chris Evans on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE Photo VIDEO: Octavia Spencer Talks About Her Love of Chris Evans on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE
by Stage Tube - Oct 23, 2020

Octavia talks about her interest in politics, sneaking into Ted Kennedy’s office, getting back to work, celebrating her 50th birthday in quarantine, surprises from her celebrity friends, working on her new movie Roald Dahl’s The Witches, and loving Chris Evans as Captain America.

ROALD DAHL'S THE WITCHES Will Premiere on HBO Max Photo ROALD DAHL'S THE WITCHES Will Premiere on HBO Max
by TV News Desk - Oct 2, 2020

Audiences across the world can celebrate Halloween starting October 22 with the release of Warner Bros. Pictures and Robert Zemeckis’s reimagined “The Witches,” premiering exclusively on HBO Max in the U.S. 

Wake Up With BWW 9/30: THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL Comes to DVD in November, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 9/30: THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL Comes to DVD in November, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 30, 2020

Today's top stories: The Spongebob Musical comes to DVD in November, Kristin Chenoweth joins the cast of The Witches film, Dolly Parton's Christmas on the Square premieres in November, and more!

Kristin Chenoweth Joins Film Adaptation of Roald Dahl's THE WITCHES Photo Kristin Chenoweth Joins Film Adaptation of Roald Dahl's THE WITCHES
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2020

Kristin Chenoweth has joined the cast of the upcoming film adaptation of Roald Dahl's book The Witches.

11 Books That Were Adapted Into Musicals Photo 11 Books That Were Adapted Into Musicals
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2020

From Hamilton to Matilda, we're highlighting just 11 of many shows based on books for National #ReadaBookDay! Which one is your favorite?

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