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Photo Flash: Glenn Close, Andrew Lloyd Webber and More at Opening Night of SUNSET BOULEVARD
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2016

Glenn Close (Norma Desmond),Michael Xavier (Joe Gillis), Siobhan Dillon (Betty Shaefer) and Fred Johanson (Max Von Mayerling) were joined by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Christopher Hampton and Dan Black on stage following the opening night performance of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Sunset Boulevard (4 April 2016).  BroadwayWorld brings you a first look below!

THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: March 26- April 1
by Nora Dominick - Apr 1, 2016

Still not over Sara Bareilles coming to the rescue during a Waitress technical glitch? Didn't have time to check in on your favorite Broadway stars? Well don't worry BroadwayWorld has rounded up some of the biggest stories from this week from Broadway and beyond with BroadwayWorld's 'This Week in Pictures.' Highlights from this week include THE CRUCIBLE opening on Broadway, 1776 comes to Encores!, Alfie Boe takes his opening night bow in FINDING NEVERLAND and SO much more!

Photo Flash: First Look at Glenn Close, Michael Xavier and More in SUNSET BOULEVARD in London
by BWW News Desk - Apr 1, 2016

Just in! Glenn Close (Norma Desmond), Michael Xavier (Joe Gillis), Siobhan Dillon (Betty Shaefer) and Fred Johanson (Max Von Mayerling) star in Andrew Lloyd Webber's Sunset Boulevard with Anna Woodside as Hedda Hopper, Emily Bull as Hedy Lamarr, Julian Forsyth as Cecil B DeMille, Mark Goldthorp as Sheldrake, Fenton Gray as Manfred, Haydn Oakley as Artie Green and James Patersonas Jonesy. Further company members include Carly Anderson, Michelle Bishop, Jacob Chapman, Nadeem Crowe, Cornelia Farnsworth, Ria Jones, Katie Kerr, Aaron Lee Lambert, Matthew McKenna, Jo Morris, Tanya Robb, Ashley Robinson, Vicki Lee Taylor, Gary Tushaw, Adam Vaughan and Stuart Winter.  BroadwayWorld has a first look below!

AUDIO: Glenn Close Reveals Hopes that ENO's SUNSET BOULEVARD Will Lead to a Movie
by Stage Tube - Mar 21, 2016

Rehearsals began just last month for Andrew Lloyd Webber's Sunset Boulevard at the English National Opera. Since then, star Glenn Close stopped by Graham Norton to chat about the production and revealed her hopes that it will lead into something more. She said, 'I'm hoping very much that this will lead directly to making a movie... this like a revving up. It's a very elaborate rehearsal.' Check out the full interview below!

Photo Flash: Rehearsals Begin for ENO's SUNSET BOULEVARD with Glenn Close; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2016

Today (22 February 2016) rehearsals for Andrew Lloyd Webber's Sunset Boulevard begin at the English National Opera Rehearsal Studios as the full cast is announced. Check out a sneak peek at the cast preparing for rehearsals below!

Photo Flash: Hannah Waddingham and Alex Bourne in KISS ME KATE
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2013

The dazzling, multi award-winning classic Broadway musical Kiss Me, Kate comes to The Old Vic. This glittering new production, directed by Trevor Nunn, stars Alex Bourne, David Burt, Adam Garcia, Clive Rowe and Hannah Waddingham. Check out photos of the cast in action below!

BWW Reviews: ALL THE FUN OF THE FAIR at New Wimbledon Theatre - Good, Old Fashioned Fun
by Gary Naylor - Nov 16, 2011

Gary Naylor finds out that if you want to be a sex symbol at 64 years of age, The Only Way Is Essex.

Louise English and David Essex Lead All The Fun Of The Fair UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2011

Louise English is reprising her highly acclaimed leading lady role as Rosa, a beautiful and mysterious Irish fortuneteller, in a national tour of the smash-hit West End musical All The Fun Of The Fair, alongside pop legend David Essex as Levi Lee, which opens 16 September 2011 at the New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham, and tours through 14 April 2012.

Louise English and David Essex Lead All The Fun Of The Fair UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2011

Louise English is reprising her highly acclaimed leading lady role as Rosa, a beautiful and mysterious Irish fortuneteller, in a national tour of the smash-hit West End musical All The Fun Of The Fair, alongside pop legend David Essex as Levi Lee, which opens 16 September 2011 at the New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham, and tours through 14 April 2012.

Matt Willis Leads FOOTLOOSE on UK Tour, Jan 21
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2011

FOOTLOOSE: The Dance Musical will begin performances for its fifth UK tour on Friday, January 21 at the Newcastle Theatre Royal, ending its run at the Leeds Grand Theatre on Saturday, July 2, 2011.

Matt Willis Leads FOOTLOOSE on UK Tour, Jan 21
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2010

FOOTLOOSE: The Dance Musical will begin performances for its fifth UK tour on Friday, January 21 at the Newcastle Theatre Royal, ending its run at the Leeds Grand Theatre on Saturday, July 2, 2011.

BWW Reviews: THE DROWSY CHAPERONE, Upstairs at the Gatehouse, September 28th 2010
by Carrie Dunn - Sep 29, 2010

Carrie Dunn isn't overly impressed with the latest fringe offering

London Fringe Premieres THE DROWSY CHAPERONE, 9/23
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2010

Ovation in association with Alex Segal will present The London Fringe Premiere of THE DROWSY CHAPERONE by Lisa Lambert, Don McKellar, Bob Martin and Greg Morrison. The Tony Award-winning hit Broadway musical will also be presented by arrangement with Josef Weinberger Limited on behalf of Music Theatre International of New York. Performances are scheduled to run 23 September 2010 - 31 October 2010.

London Fringe Premieres THE DROWSY CHAPERONE, 9/23
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2010

Ovation in association with Alex Segal will present The London Fringe Premiere of THE DROWSY CHAPERONE by Lisa Lambert, Don McKellar, Bob Martin and Greg Morrison. The Tony Award-winning hit Broadway musical will also be presented by arrangement with Josef Weinberger Limited on behalf of Music Theatre International of New York. Performances are scheduled to run 23 September 2010 - 31 October 2010.

Siobhan McCarthy to Star in Gatehouse's DROWSY CHAPERONE; Full Cast Announced
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2010

Siobhan McCarthy stars in title role

Louise English to Star in UK Tour of 'All the Fun'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2008

Louise English will be starring as the sultry Gypsy, Rosa, in the new Jon Conway musical All the Fun of the Fair, with David Essex as Levi Lee, which will tour the UK from September 2008 through May 2009 and premieres at the Churchill Theatre, Bromley, from 12-20 September.

'Mamma Mia!' Extends West End Booking thru April 2009
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2007

The global smash hit musical Mamma Mia!, which is the longest ever running show at the Prince of Wales Theatre in London, is extending its booking period until 25 April 2009.

Mamma Mia! is Now Longest Running Show at Prince of Wales
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2007

The global hit Mamma Mia! will become the longest ever running show at the Prince of Wales Theatre on Saturday, August 18, overtaking the record previously held by Aspects of Love.

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 3/4/2007
by Eugene Lovendusky - Mar 4, 2007

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 3/4/2007.

Linzi Hateley Joins London's Mamma Mia! on 3/5
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2007

Linzi Hateley will join the cast of London's Mamma Mia! as Donna Sheridan on March 5th