Miss Hope Springs Comes to Assembly Rooms Edinburgh FringeMiss Hope Springs Comes to Assembly Rooms Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2019

Recovering showgirl Miss Hope Springs was once the toast of Las Vegas. Now she's down on her luck and highly medicated. Join her, live at the piano, as she dusts off an array of all-original toe-tapping show tunes, finger-snapping pop and heartrending ballads from her fabulous vintage repertoire and presents her unique brand of 'sit down' comedy. You'll hear hilarious stories about her Ritz to the pits life in LA, Paris and...Dungeness. Still draped in the sequins and feathers she fled the Pink Pelican Casino wearing in 1972, this ageing ingenue is no has-been, she's the ultimate never-was. (more...)

Miss Hope Springs' BIJOU Comes to Edinburgh FringeMiss Hope Springs' BIJOU Comes to Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2019

Recovering showgirl Miss Hope Springs was once the toast of Las Vegas. Now she's down on her luck and highly medicated. Join her, live at the piano, as she dusts off an array of all-original toe-tapping show tunes, finger-snapping pop and heartrending ballads from her fabulous vintage repertoire and presents her unique brand of 'sit down' comedy. You'll hear hilarious stories about her Ritz to the pits life in LA, Paris and...Dungeness. Still draped in the sequins and feathers she fled the Pink Pelican Casino wearing in 1972, this ageing ingenue is no has-been, she's the ultimate never-was. (more...)

THE CASE OF THE FRIGHTENED LADY Brings A Glittering Cast To CoventryTHE CASE OF THE FRIGHTENED LADY Brings A Glittering Cast To Coventry
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2018

Bill Kenwright's Classic Thriller Theatre Company present Edgar Wallace's murder mystery at the Belgrade Theatre (more...)

BWW Interview: Rula Lenska Talks THE CASE OF THE FRIGHTENED LADYBWW Interview: Rula Lenska Talks THE CASE OF THE FRIGHTENED LADY
by Cindy Marcolina - Feb 22, 2018

Actress Rula Lenska is on the road with The Case of the Frightened Lady. After a brutal murder at Mark's Priory, home to the great Lebanon family, Inspector Tanner finds out that nothing is what it seems inside the house. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at the UK Tour of THE CASE OF THE FRIGHTENED LADYPhoto Flash: First Look at the UK Tour of THE CASE OF THE FRIGHTENED LADY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2018

Following the phenomenal success of The Agatha Christie Theatre Company, which sold approximately two million tickets over a decade of first class productions, comes a new chapter from Bill Kenwright's Classic Thriller Theatre Company. (more...)

Star Casting Announced For Edgar Wallace's THE CASE OF THE FRIGHTENED LADYStar Casting Announced For Edgar Wallace's THE CASE OF THE FRIGHTENED LADY
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2017

Following the phenomenal success of The Agatha Christie Theatre Company, which sold approximately two million tickets over a decade of first class productions, comes a new chapter from Bill Kenwright's Classic Thriller Theatre Company. (more...)

Live at Zedel Announces Autumn/Winter SeasonLive at Zedel Announces Autumn/Winter Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2017

Live At Zedel, Soho's unique live entertainment concept at The Crazy Coqs, announces their Autumn/Winter season. (more...)

Guest Blog: Sarah Berger On The Women and War Exodus Festival
by Guest Blog: Sarah Berger - Jun 30, 2017

The Women and War Festival is something that I am genuinely proud of. I came up with the idea last year and I was intensely aware of the fact that whilst there is lot of coverage about war, there is very little exploration of the roles of women in combat and war zones and its impact on them. (more...)

WOMEN AND WAR Festival Comes to London
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2017

Women and War: EXODUS is a month-long multi-disciplinary festival examining the impact of war on women and the roads they take and the changes they make to rebuild their lives elsewhere. Any time, any place, any war, any woman. (more...)

Stunning Wigmore Hall Debut for Miss Hope Springs
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2017

Experiencing the whirlwind of overnight success, numerous decades after she started her career, this summer will see the West End's most unique entertainer, the eternally youthful Miss Hope Springs, make her debut at the Wigmore Hall, one of the world's top classical music venues - which may never be the same once Hope's sprung there on Friday 16th June 2017 at 10.00pm, followed by UK tour. (more...)

EDINBURGH 2016 - Natalie O'Donoghue's Fringe Round-up
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Aug 27, 2016

BWW reviewer Natalie O'Donoghue lists her top picks for the 2016 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. (more...)

2016 WOMEN AND WAR Festival to Open with SEVEN Documentary Play
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2016

Just announced, the official launch night of the month-long WOMEN AND WAR festival will feature a one-off performance of SEVEN, a documentary play about seven ordinary women who became extraordinary activists, starring Rula Lenska, Miriam Margolyes and Josie Lawrence. (more...)

Lee Latchford-Evans Joins Cast of EUROBEAT at Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2016

Lee Latchford-Evans, who became famous in the 90s through the pop band Steps, is announced to play Nikolae Nikovsky to jointly host EUROBEAT Moldova at this year's Edinburgh Fringe production. (more...)

West End Stars to Celebrate Stephen Sondheim's 85th Birthday
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2015

A star-studded West End cast of over 50 principals, a 40-piece orchestra led by Gareth Valentine and an ensemble of more than 50, including a chorus from ArtsEd Musical Theatre, will celebrate the songs and shows of Stephen Sondheim in HEY, OLD FRIENDS! An 85th Birthday Tribute to Stephen Sondheim, at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane on Sunday 25 October. (more...)

PYGMALION Tour with Alistair McGowan Coming to Belgrade Theatre Coventry, 12-17 May
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2014

Alistair McGowan reprises his West End role as Henry Higgins in a new production of Bernard Shaw's best-known play, which comes to the Belgrade Theatre Coventry as part of a 16 week national tour in Spring 2014 from Mon 12 - Sat 17 May. (more...)

Bellingham, Chazen, Dallerup Lead CALENDAR GIRLS Tour
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2011

A new star-studded cast has been announced for the 2011 tour of "CALENDAR GIRLS", which is now the most successful play ever to tour the United Kingdom. (more...)

Bellingham, Chazen, Dallerup Lead CALENDAR GIRLS Tour
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2011

A new star-studded cast has been announced for the 2011 tour of "CALENDAR GIRLS", which is now the most successful play ever to tour the United Kingdom. (more...)

Finborough Theatre Opens Premiere of LINGUA FRANCA, 7/13
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2010

The Cherub Company returns to the Finborough Theatre with the world premiere of a brand new play by Peter Nichols, Lingua Franca, opening Tuesday, 13 July 2010 (Press Night: Thursday, 15 July 2010) as part of the Finborough Theatre's 30th anniversary year. (more...)

Finborough Theatre Announces Premiere of LINGUA FRANCA
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2010

The Cherub Company returns to the Finborough Theatre with the world premiere of a brand new play by Peter Nichols, Lingua Franca, opening Tuesday, 13 July 2010 (Press Night: Thursday, 15 July 2010) as part of the Finborough Theatre's 30th anniversary year. (more...)

UK Roundup " Jennifer Ellison, Woman in White, Lauren Ambrose
by Jake Brunger - Sep 2, 2004

Barrowman goes to Chicago and Lloyd Webber's in town! (more...)

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