Gender: Male
Alan Ayckbourn's A BRIEF HISTORY OF WOMEN Triumphs In New YorkAlan Ayckbourn's A BRIEF HISTORY OF WOMEN Triumphs In New York
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2018

Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre company has returned from New York after a triumphant and record-breaking run with Alan Ayckbourn's A Brief History of Women, which wowed audiences and critics alike. (more...)

Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre Heads For The Edinburgh Fringe For The First TimeScarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre Heads For The Edinburgh Fringe For The First Time
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2018

Stephen Joseph Theatre is to make its first ever visit to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in August. (more...)

The Stephen Joseph Theatre Announces Summer Lineup Including THE 39 STEPS and MoreThe Stephen Joseph Theatre Announces Summer Lineup Including THE 39 STEPS and More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2018

Booking for the summer season at the Stephen Joseph Theatre in Scarborough opens on Monday 19 February. The season opens in June with the hilarious adaptation of John Buchan's The 39 Steps that has played to packed houses in both the West End and Broadway - but started life in North Yorkshire. (more...)

Alan Ayckbourn's A BRIEF HISTORY OF WOMEN Heads To The Big AppleAlan Ayckbourn's A BRIEF HISTORY OF WOMEN Heads To The Big Apple
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2018

Scarborough's Stephen Joseph Theatre company is preparing to spend a month in New York this spring. The company is taking one of last summer season's hit shows, Alan Ayckbourn's A Brief History of Women, to the city to be part of the annual Brits Off Broadway festival organised by 59e59 Theaters. The show will be seen at the theatre - which is located at 59 East 59th Street - from 1 to 27 May. (more...)

Film Noir Spoof THE 39 STEPS to Play Centaur TheatreFilm Noir Spoof THE 39 STEPS to Play Centaur Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2017

For its second offering of the season, Centaur Theatre brings another blockbuster to the stage. The 39 Steps, by British actor, comedian and playwright, Patrick Barlow, (Absolutely Fabulous, Bridget Jones's Diary, Shakespeare in Love) is an uproarious send-up of Alfred Hitchcock's film noire adaptation of the spy thriller, written by UK novelist, John Buchan. Eda Holmes directs the rollicking ride, her first turn at bat as Centaur's new Artistic and Executive Director. (more...)

Film Noir Spoof THE 39 STEPS to Play Centaur TheatreFilm Noir Spoof THE 39 STEPS to Play Centaur Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2017

For its second offering of the season, Centaur Theatre brings another blockbuster to the stage. The 39 Steps, by British actor, comedian and playwright, Patrick Barlow, (Absolutely Fabulous, Bridget Jones's Diary, Shakespeare in Love) is an uproarious send-up of Alfred Hitchcock's film noire adaptation of the spy thriller, written by UK novelist, John Buchan. Eda Holmes directs the rollicking ride, her first turn at bat as Centaur's new Artistic and Executive Director. (more...)

BWW Review: Actors Co-op Delivers Alfred Hitchcock's THE 39 STEPSBWW Review: Actors Co-op Delivers Alfred Hitchcock's THE 39 STEPS
by Don Grigware - Sep 25, 2017

Who can top the master of suspense Alfred Hitchcock? His stamp on any work makes it eternally the best. Book adaptor Patrick Barlow takes a suspenseful Hitchcock film (1935) of the same name The 39 Steps and fashions a thoroughly entertaining, highly comedic and cinematically monumental suspense yarn for the stage. Director Kevin Chesley and the fine 4-member cast at Actors Co-op make it work as good as it can get anywhere, anytime. (more...)

International City Theatre Announces 2018 Season of PlaysInternational City Theatre Announces 2018 Season of Plays
by BWW News Desk - Aug 16, 2017

International City Theatre has announced its 2018 season of five plays at the Long Beach Performing Arts Center, where ICT is the resident professional theater company. (more...)

Buffalo Theatre Ensemble Begins Season with THE 39 STEPSBuffalo Theatre Ensemble Begins Season with THE 39 STEPS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2017

Buffalo Theatre Ensemble (BTE), the professional Equity company in residence at the McAninch Arts Center opens its 2017-2018 season with "The 39 Steps," adapted by Patrick Barlow from the novel by John Buchan. BTE Ensemble Member Kurt Naebig* directs this zany Hitchcock-inspired whodunit.  Performances runSept. 7-Oct. 8. There will be a preview performance on Sept. 7 at 8 p.m.; press opening is Friday, Sept. 8 at 8 p.m. (more...)

Top 10 Page To Stage Adaptations
by Marianka Swain - Jul 20, 2016

Harry Potter mania grips London, while over the pond the States is seized by Hamilton fever. What do they have in common? Both originated in literary sources - Harry Potter and the Cursed Child in J.K. Rowling's book series, and Hamilton in Ron Chernow's historical biography. They're not alone, with other examples this summer including Breakfast at Tiffany's, now in the West End, Therese Raquin at Southwark Playhouse, and the return of Pride and Prejudice to Regent's Park Open Air. So, here are 10 of the best page to stage adaptations. (more...)

Ivoryton Playhouse to Present THE 39 STEPS
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2016

? Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Python and you have The 39 Steps, a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre! This 2-time Tony and Drama Desk Award-winning treat is packed with nonstop laughs, over 150 zany characters (played by a ridiculously talented cast of 4), an on-stage plane crash, handcuffs, missing fingers and some good old-fashioned romance! (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Columbus - Week of 3/27/2016
by BWW - Mar 27, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/27/2016 for Columbus (more...)

THE 39 STEPS Coming to Theatre Royal Glasgow
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2016

?The West End's long-running show - the Olivier Award-Winning comedy, The 39 Steps - will visit the Theatre Royal Glasgow from Monday 16 to Saturday 21 May 2016, on a special 10th anniversary tour. (more...)

BWW Review: THE 39 STEPS, Birmingham Rep Theatre, February 29 2016
by Jenny Ell - Mar 1, 2016

The fifth longest-running play in the West End, The 39 Steps is currently being performed country-wide as part of its tenth anniversary tour. This multiple award-winning comedy was originally adapted by Simon Corble and Nobby Dimon  from Alfred Hitchcock's 1935 film of the same name for a cast of only four people. It had humble beginnings and played to small audiences in village halls across the North of England. Some ten years later, Patrick Barlow rewrote the script whilst keeping the intimate nature and genius simplicity already found. It is this version, albeit with different directors in different venues, that has had great success. (more...)

Olivier Winning THE 39 STEPS Coming to Birmingham Repertory Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2016

?The West End's long-running show - the Olivier Award-Winning comedy, The 39 Steps - will visit Birmingham Repertory Theatre from 29 February to 5 March, on a special 10th anniversary tour. (more...)

'MADAME BOVARY' and NOISES OFF Among Nuffield's 2016 Spring/Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2016

Following his successful directorial debut at Nuffield, Southampton, of The Glass Menagerie, Nuffield's Director Sam Hodges, announces the upcoming spring/summer 2016 season.  The new season will feature two new Nuffield co-productions, The Massive Tragedy of Madame Bovary! and Noises Off, alongside six visiting productions by nationally and interFollowing his successful directorial debut at Nuffield, Southampton, of The Glass Menagerie, Nuffield's Director Sam Hodges, announces the upcoming spring/summer 2016 season.nationally renowned companies. (more...)

Photo Flash: Audience Dons Red Noses for 39 STEPS' Final Show at Union Square
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2016

39 STEPS celebrated its final performance last night, January 3rd, at the Union Square Theatre, after having played 14 previews and 303 regular performances. Cast member Robert Petkoff took a photo of the closing night audience, who donned red noses for the occasion. More than 61,000 people saw 39 STEPS during this run, which brought over 61,000 nosies into the world. Check it out below! (more...)

39 STEPS Concludes Off-Broadway Run Today
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2016

The two-time Tony Award winning hilarious hit comedy 39 STEPS concludes its critically-acclaimed run at the Union Square Theatre (100 East 17th Street) today, Sunday, January 3, 2016 at 7:30PM. (more...)

Photo Flash: 39 STEPS Company Takes Vintage Glamour Shots
by BWW News Desk - Dec 26, 2015

39 STEPS is nearing the end of its critically-acclaimed run at the Union Square Theatre (100 East 17th Street), set to close on January 3, 2016. Below, check out glamour shots of the cast and crew in the style of 1930s Hollywood, shot by cast member Robert Petkoff. (more...)

Madcap Classic 39 STEPS Enters Final Weeks Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2015

A friendly reminder! Only 19 performances remain for the two-time Tony Award winning hilarious hit comedy 39 STEPS in its critically-acclaimed run at the Union Square Theatre (100 East 17th Street). The final performance will be an added performance on Sunday, January 3, 2016 at 7:30PM. (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 17