Photo Flash: First Look at the World Premiere of AGNES COLANDERPhoto Flash: First Look at the World Premiere of AGNES COLANDER
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2018

Production images have just been released for the world premiere of Harley Granville Barker's Agnes Colander, revised by Richard Nelson. Check them out below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: The Stars of Disney's A WRINKLE IN TIME Shine at the European Premiere
by TV News Desk - Mar 14, 2018

The stars of Disney's A WRINKLE IN TIME shine at the European premiere. The film stars Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Chris Pine, Zach Galifianakis, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Storm Reid, Levi Miller, Deric McCabe, Rowan Blanchard were joined by director Ava DuVernay for a walk down the blue carpet where they greeted enthusiastic fans at the world premiere of Disney's A WRINKLE IN TIME. (more...)

Full Casting Announced For Harley Granville Barker's AGNES COLANDERFull Casting Announced For Harley Granville Barker's AGNES COLANDER
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2018

Full casting is today announced for the world premiere of Harley Granville Barker's Agnes Colander, edited by Richard Nelson. This newly discovered play will be directed by multi-award winning director Trevor Nunn and runs at the Ustinov Studio from Thursday 15 March to Saturday 14 April, with opening night for press on Wednesday 21 March. (more...)

EDINBURGH 2017 - BWW Review: BREXIT THE MUSICAL, C Chambers StEDINBURGH 2017 - BWW Review: BREXIT THE MUSICAL, C Chambers St
by Gregor Dickson - Aug 11, 2017

Brexit the Musical isn't the only show in this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe to be inspired by recent political goings-on, but it's likely to be the funniest. (more...)

Christopher Kane Wins Big at British Fashion Awards
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2013

The British Fashion Council announced the winners of the British Fashion Awards 2013. Voted for by over 300 individuals in the fashion industry, the winners were awarded at the annual ceremony that took place Monday 2nd December at the London Coliseum. Guests including Samantha Cameron, Donatella Versace, Kate Moss, Harry Styles, Miuccia Prada, Gwyneth Paltrow, Sienna Miller, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Tinie Tempah. (more...)

London's Grosvenor House Hotel Announces 'British Nursery'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2013

Grosvenor House, A JW Marriott Hotel and bespoke nursery designers Dragons of Walton Street, today announce an exclusive partnership which will see a luxury Premium Park View suite transformed into an exquisite, quintessentially British nursery, designed and tailored with a royal baby in mind. (more...)

Stella McCartney Wins Designer of the Year
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2012

The 2012 British Fashion Awards were held last night at The Savoy Hotel in London. The event was hosted by Gemma Arterton and Nick Grimshaw and celebrated the best of the British and international fashion industries. Guests and presenters included BFC Ambassador Samantha Cameron, Valentino, Manolo Blahnik CBE, Stella McCartney, Sarah Burton, Zaha Hadid DBE, Christopher Kane and Alexa Chung. (more...)

Tim Minchin & More Celebrate Roald Dahl's Charity
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2012

Tuesday night Tim Minchin, Quentin Blake and Heston Blumenthal joined Samantha Cameron at Number 10 Downing Street to celebrate the work of Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity, helping to support seriously ill and disabled children around the UK. (more...)

BURBERRY CELEBRATES LONDON WITH THREE LIVE SHOWS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2012

Burberry invited the world to celebrate London today, through three simultaneous live shows, blurring the physical and digital to bring the event from the runway in Hyde Park, to the new Regent Street flagship, to the world. (more...)

Nickelodeon Teams With Michelle Obama For LET'S MOVE! Olympic Event
by TV News Desk - Jul 26, 2012

Nickelodeon's The Big Help prosocial campaign for kids is teaming up with First Lady Michelle Obama's Let's Move! initiative to host LET'S MOVE LONDON, an event for more than 1,000 American military children and American and British students. (more...)

Schauer Center Presents SEUSSICAL: THE MUSICAL, JR., 1/13-24
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2012

Dr. Seuss's best-loved stories collide at the Schauer Arts & Activities Center on Friday, January 13 at 7:30 pm and Saturday, January 14 at 2:00 and 7:30 pm. Audiences will be charmed by the noble Horton the Elephant, the one-feathered bird Gertrude McFuzz, and the antics of the Cat in the Hat in this musical adventure. (more...)

Schauer Center Presents SEUSSICAL: THE MUSICAL, JR., 1/13-24
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2012

Dr. Seuss's best-loved stories collide at the Schauer Arts & Activities Center on Friday, January 13 at 7:30 pm and Saturday, January 14 at 2:00 and 7:30 pm. Audiences will be charmed by the noble Horton the Elephant, the one-feathered bird Gertrude McFuzz, and the antics of the Cat in the Hat in this musical adventure. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Harrods Host Fundraiser 'The Dickensian Ball' - Photocall
by BWW Photo Special - Dec 1, 2010

Photos from The Dickensian Ball at Harrods on December 1, 2010 in London, England. (more...)

CENTERSTAGE Presents 24th Annual Young Playwrights Festival Winners 5/3
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2010

CENTERSTAGE announces the winners of the 24th Annual Young Playwrights Festival. Honorees will workshop their plays for three days with professional theater artists, which leads up to staged reading of the plays at the Festival on Monday, May 3rd, 2010. Additional applicants will have a workshop and reading of their play at their school; others receive an honorable mention. (more...)

Arena Stage Announces Winners Of Student Playwrights Project
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2009

Arena Stage announces eight winners of the 2009 Student Playwrights Project Ten-Minute Play Competition - an annual event in which Washington, D.C. metropolitan area students submit ten-minute original plays into competition. More than 500 works were submitted from students in 61 middle and high schools. The eight winning playwrights will receive master classes in playwriting and work with an Arena Stage dramaturg to develop their plays. The plays will then be directed by an Arena Stage director and performed by professional actors. In addition, Arena Stage will host two evenings of readings for the middle school and high school honorable mention plays. Admission to the Student Playwrights Project performances is free, but reservations through the Arena Stage Sales Office are required: (202) 488-3300. All performances take place at Source, 1835 14th Street, NW, Washington, D.C. Note: Some of the plays contain mature content and language and may not be appropriate for younger children. Performances of Winning Plays Monday, March 2 - 7:30 pm Tuesday, March 3 - 7:30 pm Honorable Mention Readings Middle School Readings - February 9, 7:30 p.m. High School Readings - February 10, 7:30 p.m. The Student Playwrights Project is a direct outgrowth of Arena Stage's mission to expand the American canon with new work from diverse voices. (more...)