THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Tour Announces Casting; Killian Donnelly and More!THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Tour Announces Casting; Killian Donnelly and More!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019

Full casting has been announced for the UK and Ireland tour of the brilliant original production of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA opening at Curve, Leicester on 22 February 2020. (more...)

Killian Donnelly To Lead UK Tour of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERAKillian Donnelly To Lead UK Tour of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 14, 2019

Actor Killian Donnelly, will don the mask of the title character in a new UK tour of The Phantom of the Opera! (more...)

Writer Roddy Doyle Announces Live 2020 Tour 'Conversations With Roddy Doyle'Writer Roddy Doyle Announces Live 2020 Tour 'Conversations With Roddy Doyle'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019

Fane have announced a live tour celebrating the prolific career of one of Ireland's best loved writers, Roddy Doyle. Conversations with Roddy Doyle will tour across the UK and Ireland in 2020 and will see Roddy discuss his work in an intimate and entertaining evening of sprawling conversation, with various special guest interviewers, beginning at HOME Manchester on Sunday 8th March 2020 and concluding at Belfast's Ulster Hall on Thursday 4th June 2020. Conversations with Roddy Doyle will take in a total of 10 dates across the UK and Ireland, tickets for all venues on sale from Thursday 14th November at www.fane.co.uk/roddy. Tickets for the dates at the National Concert Hall, Dublin and Southbank Centre, London are on sale now. (more...)

What Shows To See In London This ChristmasWhat Shows To See In London This Christmas
by BWW News Desk - Nov 12, 2019

The festive season is a fantastic time for a London theatre trip to get together with friends and family and celebrate with a show full of seasonal goodwill, or just great drama, music, laughs and spectacle. Looking for theatre inspiration? Here are some of the best seasonal shows! (more...)

Photo Flash: Get a Look at All New Production Photos From CIRCUS 1903 at Southbank Centre's Royal Festival HallPhoto Flash: Get a Look at All New Production Photos From CIRCUS 1903 at Southbank Centre's Royal Festival Hall
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2019

Circus 1903 has today released brand new production images ahead of its much anticipated Christmas run at London's Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre. Circus 1903 will be performing at Royal Festival Hall from 19 December through to 5 January. Press night will be on 19 December. (more...)

Photo Flash: Take a Look at Shobana Jeyasingh Dance's Latest Work STAGING SCHIELEPhoto Flash: Take a Look at Shobana Jeyasingh Dance's Latest Work STAGING SCHIELE
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2019

Below are extracts from Shobana Jeyasingh Dance's latest work Staging Schiele, a choreographic treatment of painter Egon Schiele and his intense depictions of the human body. (more...)

Phoebe Waller-Bridge Will Make Rare Public Appearance At Southbank Centre's Royal Festival HallPhoebe Waller-Bridge Will Make Rare Public Appearance At Southbank Centre's Royal Festival Hall
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2019

Multi-award-winning actor, writer, showrunner and creator of Fleabag Phoebe Waller-Bridge will appear at Southbank Centre's Royal Festival Hall in an exclusive in-conversation event to celebrate the publication of Fleabag: The Scriptures. She is joined in conversation by comedian, writer and podcaster Deborah Frances-White for the special event which takes place on Sunday 8 December 2019. (more...)

Marian Keyes Announces Live Events To Celebrate The Publication Of Brand New Novel 'Grown Ups'Marian Keyes Announces Live Events To Celebrate The Publication Of Brand New Novel 'Grown Ups'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2019

Fane have announced two live events to celebrate the publication of the bestselling author Marian Keyes' hugely anticipated novel Grown Ups, at the National Concert Hall, Dublin on 3rd February 2020 at 8pm and at Southbank Centre's Queen Elizabeth Hall, London on 5th February 2020 at 7.30pm. Tickets are on sale now at www.mariankeyes.com/events. Marian will also appear at Fane's inaugural Words Weekend at Sage Gateshead on 7th December 2019 at 1pm. (more...)

Philharmonia Orchestra Celebrates 75th Anniversary In 2020Philharmonia Orchestra Celebrates 75th Anniversary In 2020
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2019

The Philharmonia Orchestra today announces part one of a year of programming to celebrate its 75th anniversary, marking three-quarters of a century of world-class concerts, definitive recordings, technological innovation, community-led outreach and artistic adventure. Philharmonia at 75 opens in January 2020 with a pair of concerts conducted by Esa-Pekka Salonen focusing on the orchestra's founding year and featuring the world premiere of a new commission from Mark Anthony Turnage, Towards Alba, a Horn concerto commissioned by the Philharmonia with support from John and Carol Wates. (more...)

Jermyn Street Theatre Will Stage ONE MILLION TINY PLAYS ABOUT BRITAINJermyn Street Theatre Will Stage ONE MILLION TINY PLAYS ABOUT BRITAIN
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2019

A couple peer into an estate agent's window; two sports fans have a heart-to-heart in the loo; a daughter has questions about her mother's love life; and as a father helps his son tie his football boots, he realises they are growing apart. If you keep your eyes and ears open, there are a million tiny plays happening every day. (more...)

Casting Announced For ONE MILLION TINY PLAYS ABOUT BRITAIN At Jermyn Street TheatreCasting Announced For ONE MILLION TINY PLAYS ABOUT BRITAIN At Jermyn Street Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2019

A couple peer into an estate agent's window; two sports fans have a heart-to-heart in the loo; a daughter has questions about her mother's love life; and as a father helps his son tie his football boots, he realises they are growing apart. If you keep your eyes and ears open, there are a million tiny plays happening every day. (more...)

FITTING Will Tour the UKFITTING Will Tour the UK
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2019

Theatre Makers Matt Miller and Peader Kirk have come together to co-create this solo theatre performance drawing on spoken-word storytelling, biographical accounts and physical theatre to explore themes of identity and belonging. Their new show FITTING will tour UK theatres from November 2019 to Spring 2020. (more...)

The London Philharmonic Orchestra Announces Two Complete Wagner Ring Cycles Conducted By Vladimir JurowskiThe London Philharmonic Orchestra Announces Two Complete Wagner Ring Cycles Conducted By Vladimir Jurowski
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2019

In one of its boldest undertakings yet, the London Philharmonic Orchestra today [28 October 2019] announces that it will present all four operas of Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen over a week at Southbank Centre's Royal Festival Hall, the Orchestra's London home. The full cycle will be performed twice from 25-31 January 2021 and 5-10 February 2021. (more...)

Southbank Centre Announces Spring 2020 Performance And Dance ProgrammeSouthbank Centre Announces Spring 2020 Performance And Dance Programme
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2019

This spring Southbank Centre welcomes back artists and companies from the UK and around the world including Holly Blakey and Mica Levi, Iceland Dance Company and English National Ballet alongside the already announced London International Mime Festival. New performance pieces also come from FK Alexander, Lepus Productions with electronic artist James Holden, and Jannette Cheong. (more...)

The Old Vic and Young Vic: What You Need To KnowThe Old Vic and Young Vic: What You Need To Know
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Oct 28, 2019

After continuing to work on an extensive refurbishment, Waterloo's Old Vic not-for-profit theatre continues to build on 200 years of history. Just down the road, located on an old bomb site, the Young Vic started life as the first residence of the Royal National Theatre under Laurence Olivier. It was only meant to be there for five years, but remains there today, refurbished and more vibrant than ever. Here is everything you need to know if you are travelling there. (more...)

Final Tour Dates Announced for LIZA PULMAN SINGS STREISANDFinal Tour Dates Announced for LIZA PULMAN SINGS STREISAND
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2019

Singer and comedienne Liza Pulman is about to embark on the final leg of her latest tour celebrating the life and music of one of the biggest names in showbusiness, Barbra Streisand a?" which includes two dates in the North West this November. (more...)

Final Tour Dates Announced For Liza Pulman Sings Streisand TourFinal Tour Dates Announced For Liza Pulman Sings Streisand Tour
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2019

Singer and comedienne Liza Pulman is about to embark on the final leg of her latest tour celebrating the life and music of one of the biggest names in showbusiness. (more...)

Madani Younis To Step Down As Creative Director of Southbank CentreMadani Younis To Step Down As Creative Director of Southbank Centre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2019

Southbank Centre today announced that Madani Younis has resigned from his role as Creative Director in order to pursue new creative opportunities. (more...)

AMERICAN UTOPIA Original Cast Recording is Available NowAMERICAN UTOPIA Original Cast Recording is Available Now
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2019

The cast album for the critically acclaimed Broadway production of David Byrne's American Utopia, has been released today, with music and lyrics by David Byrne. It is available now via the Nonesuch Store, iTunes, Amazon, Apple Music, Spotify, and other digital service providers. The two-CD version will be released on November 22 and is available to pre-order in the Nonesuch Store; a vinyl edition will be available this winter. The cast recording track list is below. (more...)

Baby Elephant Spotted In Birmingham New Street Station!Baby Elephant Spotted In Birmingham New Street Station!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2019

Today, commuters at Birmingham New Street station were in for an unexpected surprise as Peanut the baby elephant and Ringmaster Willy Whipsnade arrived in the city centre to celebrate the opening of Circus 1903. The international hit production opens at Birmingham Hippodrome this Friday 25 October and runs until Saturday 2 November. (more...)

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