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BWW Review: WYRD SISTERS at Bakehouse Theatre Photo BWW Review: WYRD SISTERS at Bakehouse Theatre
by Barry Lenny - Nov 20, 2021

An adaptation, by Stephen Briggs, of Terry Pratchett’s novel.

HOGFATHER Will Be Performed at Roleystone Hall Beginning This Month Photo HOGFATHER Will Be Performed at Roleystone Hall Beginning This Month
by Stephi Wild - Nov 9, 2021

Chirstmas is being turned on its head in Terry Pratchett's Hogfather at Roleystone Hall.¬†¬†Adapted by Stephen Briggs and directed by Bradley Towton for Roleystone Theatre, the Discworld version of Santa Claus ‚Äď known as the Hogfather ‚Äď has gone missing.¬†

PICASSO'S WOMEN Will Be Performed at Harbour Theatre Beginning This Month Photo PICASSO'S WOMEN Will Be Performed at Harbour Theatre Beginning This Month
by Stephi Wild - Nov 8, 2021

A fascinating insight into Pablo Picasso's wives and lovers is emerging from the canvas at Harbour Theatre, as three women share stories about their lives with the great artist. 

Rogue Projects Presents Madeleine Withington's Debut Comedy, WIL AND GRACE Photo Rogue Projects Presents Madeleine Withington's Debut Comedy, WIL AND GRACE
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 6, 2021

Rogue Projects will present the premiere season of Madeleine Withington's hilarious debut play Wil and Grace at Fringe HQ Newtown from 24th November to 4th December 2021.

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of April 26 - IN THE HEIGHTS Soundtrack, Andre Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of April 26 - IN THE HEIGHTS Soundtrack, Andrew Lloyd Webber: Symphonic Suites, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2021

This week's list includes the In The Heights film soundtrack from Lin-Manuel Miranda, Andrew Lloyd Webber: Symphonic Suites, which features newly orchestrated suites from Evita, The Phantom of the Opera and Sunset Boulevard, and more!

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of March 22 - Amanda Kloots Book on Nick Corde Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of March 22 - Amanda Kloots Book on Nick Cordero, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 24, 2021

Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases, including Live Your Life: My Story of Loving and Losing Nick Cordero, Once On This Island on orange vinyl, R&H Goes Pop!, and more!

Harbour Theatre Presents THE LADIES FOURSOME Photo Harbour Theatre Presents THE LADIES FOURSOME
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 12, 2021

Written by Norm Foster and directed by Jarrod Buttery, The Ladies Foursome at Harbour Theatre follows a quartet of women playing golf, although the sport rarely comes up in their conversation. 

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE WATCH on BBC America Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE WATCH on BBC America
by Stage Tube - Dec 10, 2020

BBC AMERICA'S newest original series The Watch has released a new full-length trailer and series key art prior to its two-episode premiere on Sunday, January 3, 2021 at 8pm ET/PT.

Roleystone Theatre Presents Terry Pratchett's MONSTROUS REGIMENT Photo Roleystone Theatre Presents Terry Pratchett's MONSTROUS REGIMENT
by Stephi Wild - Nov 9, 2020

Things aren't always quite what they appear to be in Roleystone Theatre's production of Terry Pratchett's Monstrous Regiment. 

BBC America's THE WATCH Reveals New Casting and Sets January 3 Premiere Date Photo BBC America's THE WATCH Reveals New Casting and Sets January 3 Premiere Date
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 9, 2020

During BBC AMERICA's virtual New York Comic Con panel for its newest original series, The Watch, released today, it was announced that the series will premiere on Sunday, January 3rd at 8PM ET/PT.

Wendell Pierce and Matt Berry Join THE WATCH Photo Wendell Pierce and Matt Berry Join THE WATCH
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 9, 2020

During BBC AMERICA's virtual New York Comic Con panel for its newest original series, The Watch, released today, it was announced that the series will premiere on Sunday, January 3rd at 8PM ET/PT.

AMC Networks Announces Fall And Winter 2020-21 Premiere Dates Photo AMC Networks Announces Fall And Winter 2020-21 Premiere Dates
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 7, 2020

AMC Networks announced today Fall and Winter 2020-21 premiere dates for several new and returning original series and specials

HOW TO BE YOUNG AGAIN Opens At Burning Man Photo HOW TO BE YOUNG AGAIN Opens At Burning Man
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 29, 2020

This year, Independence Day is celebrated with an In Camera Performance July 4th 1pm Directed by Lita Doolan. The event has just been hand-picked to be part of virtual Burning Man Festival.

VIDEO: David Tennant and Michael Sheen Reunite For GOOD OMENS Lockdown Mini-Episode Photo VIDEO: David Tennant and Michael Sheen Reunite For GOOD OMENS Lockdown Mini-Episode
by Stage Tube - May 2, 2020

A mini 3-minute episode of Good Omens has been released on YouTube, in honor of the 30th Anniversary of the original publication of Good Omens.

NOTES FROM A SMALL ISLAND Will Embark on UK Tour Photo NOTES FROM A SMALL ISLAND Will Embark on UK Tour
by Stephi Wild - Mar 6, 2020

Jon Culshaw will star as 'Bill Bryson' in a brand-new stage production of Bryson's award-winning memoir NOTES FROM A SMALL ISLAND adapted by BAFTA and Olivier Award winning playwright Tim Whitnall. Directed by the Watermill's Artistic Director Paul Hart, the production will have its world premiere in Newbury on Thursday 24 September and play until Saturday 31 October, with a national press night on Monday 28 September. The production will then tour to Malvern, Cambridge, and Richmond, with further dates to announced.

BWW Review: GOING POSTAL at Bakehouse Theatre Photo BWW Review: GOING POSTAL at Bakehouse Theatre
by Barry Lenny - Nov 21, 2019

Darkness and laughter mix intoxicatingly well.

Anna Chancellor, James Fleet and More Join Cast of THE WATCH on BBC America Photo Anna Chancellor, James Fleet and More Join Cast of THE WATCH on BBC America
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 19, 2019

BBC AMERICA today announced Anna Chancellor, James Fleet, Ingrid Oliver, Ruth Madeley, Hakeem Kae-Kazim, and Bianca Simone Mannie have joined the cast of the network's disruptive original series, The Watch, premiering in 2020. Co-produced by BBC Studios and Narrativia, The Watch is inspired by Sir Terry Pratchett's bestselling ‚ÄúDiscworld‚ÄĚ novels.

Bill Bryson Meets J.D. Salinger In New Novel THE PERFECT CULTURE Photo Bill Bryson Meets J.D. Salinger In New Novel THE PERFECT CULTURE
by Julie Musbach - Oct 14, 2019

'The Perfect Culture' (ISBN: 978-1733862202), authored by Brent Robins, is a new novel that explores the value of foreign travel through historical analysis and satirical humor. Robins blends the easy and relaxed style of Bill Bryson with the deep observations of J.D. Salinger.

Neil Gaiman Will Appear in Conversation With Lenny Henry At The National Theatre Photo Neil Gaiman Will Appear in Conversation With Lenny Henry At The National Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Oct 14, 2019

The Ocean at the End of the Lane is the bestselling magical novel from the brilliant imagination of Neil Gaiman. Join Gaiman as he chats to Lenny Henry about writing this modern myth, where his inspiration came from, and what it's like to have his novel adapted for the stage.

BBC America Announces Cast for New Series THE WATCH Photo BBC America Announces Cast for New Series THE WATCH
by Kaitlin Milligan - Sep 11, 2019

Critically acclaimed actor and playwright Richard Dormer (Game of Thrones) is set to lead the cast of BBC AMERICA's new original scripted series, The Watch, co-produced by Narrativia and BBC Studios.

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