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THE REVENGE OF SHERLOCK HOLMES! To Embark on UK Spiegel Tent Tour Photo THE REVENGE OF SHERLOCK HOLMES! To Embark on UK Spiegel Tent Tour
by Stephi Wild - Mar 31, 2021

Morphic Graffiti present the UK tour of Leslie Bricusse's The Revenge of Sherlock Holmes! Entering the lavish foot lit interior of the vintage Spiegel tent, audiences will be immediately transported into a world of Victorian Music Hall, as Sherlock Holmes, the ultimate solver of problems, finds himself at the centre of a new conundrum.

Jason Manford to Host this Year's Royal Variety Performance, Featuring Gary Barlow, M Photo Jason Manford to Host this Year's Royal Variety Performance, Featuring Gary Barlow, Michael Ball, Samantha Barks, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2020

Comedian, actor and singer Jason Manford is to host The Royal Variety Performance at the historic Blackpool Opera House in the Winter Gardens Complex. His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales will deliver a special message to the charity and the artistes performing in the show, as he looks forward to this exceptional evening of entertainment.

THE VEILED PROPHET by Charles Villiers Stanford is Now Available on The RTE Player Photo THE VEILED PROPHET by Charles Villiers Stanford is Now Available on The RTE Player
by Stephi Wild - Apr 22, 2020

At a time when more people than ever are turning online to enjoy their favourite opera productions, the first-ever professional performance in English of The Veiled Prophet by Dublin-born composer, Charles Villiers Stanford, is now available to view on the RTE Player.

The College Showcase Must Go On (Virtually!) - Part 21 Photo The College Showcase Must Go On (Virtually!) - Part 21
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Apr 12, 2020

We've been compiling videos from college seniors all around the country for our new daily showcase series. Although their performances were cancelled, the show must go on-- virtually!

Michael Pennington Leads THE TEMPEST At Jermyn Street Theatre Photo Michael Pennington Leads THE TEMPEST At Jermyn Street Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Feb 4, 2020

This March, one of the leading Shakespearean actors of his generation, Michael Pennington, is to play Prospero for the first time in Jermyn Street Theatre's staging of Shakespeare's final work The Tempest.

New Theatrical Immersive Horror Experience Comes To Manchester Photo New Theatrical Immersive Horror Experience Comes To Manchester
by Stephi Wild - Oct 7, 2019

Arden & Moore announce a brand-new pop-up horror experience coming to Manchester over the festive period. Survive the Nightmare is set to blur the lines between theatre and sound design, creating a profoundly immersive sonic performance which will take audiences to the depths of their imagination. This scare attraction is a truly alternative festive experience for those who like their cheer in the form of screams.

Toadies Enlist Steve Albini To Record Eighth Studio Album Photo Toadies Enlist Steve Albini To Record Eighth Studio Album
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 8, 2019

Toadies¬†have enlisted¬†Steve Albini¬†to record their eighth studio album, the session scheduled for early 2020 in Chicago. Bassist¬†Doni Blair¬†refers to¬†Albini¬†as a¬†‚Äúbucket list¬†producer.‚ÄĚ Guitarist¬†Clark¬†Vogeler¬†adds ‚ÄúThere are records in each of our collections that were¬†recorded by¬†him which¬†mean the world to us. ¬†The sound he brought to records likeThe¬†Pixies'¬†Surfer Rosa, and¬†PJ Harvey's¬†Rid of Me,¬†capture¬†the feeling of¬†being in a room with a band while they play (quite loudly, it¬†would appear). ¬†A personal¬†fave,¬†Wedding Present'sSeamonsters¬†saved¬†me in a way that no other¬†record has. ¬†The emotion of the songs just¬†pours¬†out of the speakers. ¬†His recordings of bands are honest; there's not much¬†in the way of Pro Tools fixing¬†(he¬†records to tape) or studio trickery (no¬†autotune in sight!). ¬†It's mostly just a band in a room with¬†microphones,¬†playing the songs, and that appeals to us at this point.¬†¬†We've always¬†felt like we could deliver live,¬†so why not record the band live?‚ÄĚ

BEDSIDE READING Wants You to Slip Between the Sheets with Hot New Titles Photo BEDSIDE READING Wants You to Slip Between the Sheets with Hot New Titles
by Marina Kennedy - May 13, 2019

Summer means hitting the beach or pool with a cold drink and a hot new book, and Bedside Reading¬ģ, the newest luxury hotel amenity that places a wide variety of complimentary books by the bedsides in luxury hotels and boutique properties is launching their 2019 summer program.

Actors' Theatre Presents Transgender Comedy-Drama LOOKING FOR NORMAL Photo Actors' Theatre Presents Transgender Comedy-Drama LOOKING FOR NORMAL
by Stephi Wild - Mar 13, 2019

Santa Cruz County Actors' Theatre continues its 2019 season with the full-length staged production of Jane Anderson's LOOKING FOR NORMAL, directed by Tandy Beal. The play opens April 12 and runs through April 28 at the Center Stage Theater in downtown Santa Cruz.

THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES Announces London and Salford Dates Photo THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES Announces London and Salford Dates
by Stephi Wild - Aug 23, 2018

Follow Sherlock Holmes and his incomparable sidekick Dr. Jane Watson on their journey from the streets of London to the Devonshire Moors as they attempt to solve the mystery of… The Hound of the Baskervilles!

BWW REVIEW: MARJORIE PRIME Gives A Glimpse Into A Not Too Distant Future Of Cyber Com Photo BWW REVIEW: MARJORIE PRIME Gives A Glimpse Into A Not Too Distant Future Of Cyber Companions And Coping With Loss.
by Jade Kops - Jun 21, 2018

Mitchell Butel (Director) presents Jordan Harrison's futuristic MARJORIE PRIME with heart, humour and sensitivity as a world where technology plays a greater role in grief, relationships and connection is contemplated.

Chorlton Arts Festival Returns Bigger Than Before Photo Chorlton Arts Festival Returns Bigger Than Before
by Julie Musbach - Apr 9, 2018

Chorlton Arts Festival returns from the 18 May - 3 June 2018. Following the appointment of new Artistic Director, Thomas Moore, we are excited to announce this years festival.

The Netflix Documentary COWSPIRACY Comes To The Stage Photo The Netflix Documentary COWSPIRACY Comes To The Stage
by Stephi Wild - Apr 4, 2018

The sensational documentary COWSPIRACY that found international acclaim following it's Netflix release, is coming to the stage for the first time this May at Chorlton Arts Festival.

Adaptation of the Book THE GOD DELUSION Comes to the Stage at Chorlton Arts Festival Photo Adaptation of the Book THE GOD DELUSION Comes to the Stage at Chorlton Arts Festival
by Stephi Wild - Feb 14, 2018

Adapted by Thomas Moore Chorlton Arts Festival Fri 18 - Sat 26 May 2018 Chorlton Arts Festival are bringing Richard Dawkins' best selling book to the stage for the first time this May. Thomas Moore, whose previous experience was creating and running Northern Rep until his appointed as director of Chorlton Arts Festival said: "The only way to describe the show is a light hearted journey through the sound reasoning that the book so brilliantly details. It's somewhere between an atheist support group and watching a great stand up comedian. We hope that when people leave the show they feel changed."

Northern Rep's THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES Coming to The Epstein Theatre Photo Northern Rep's THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES Coming to The Epstein Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2017

Follow Sherlock Holmes and his incomparable sidekick Dr. Jane Watson on their journey from the streets of London to the Devonshire Moors as they attempt to solve the mystery of The Hound of the Baskervilles at the Epstein Theatre today 1 November.

Northern Rep's THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES Coming to The Epstein Theatre Photo Northern Rep's THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES Coming to The Epstein Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2017

Follow Sherlock Holmes and his incomparable sidekick Dr. Jane Watson on their journey from the streets of London to the Devonshire Moors as they attempt to solve the mystery of The Hound of the Baskervilles at the Epstein Theatre on Wednesday 1 November.

Forty Year Friendship Shines In Wolverhampton Grand Theatre's BRASSED OFF Photo Forty Year Friendship Shines In Wolverhampton Grand Theatre's BRASSED OFF
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

School-friends Greg Yates and Tim Jones have enjoyed a friendship that has spanned the last 40 years. Having acted in hundreds of shows together they have now embarked on a new project; Wolverhampton Grand Theatre's production of BRASSED OFF as Jim and Harry.

Cast Announced for Daytime ShortWorks Operas at Wexford Festival Opera
by BWW News Desk - Jul 18, 2017

The cast and creative teams performing in the popular daytime ShortWorks operas have been announced for this year's Festival.  Intimately staged and approximately one hour in length, the ShortWorks operas are presented in the nearby Clayton Whites Hotel and offer audiences the opportunity to enjoy a one-act opera or a condensed version of a more familiar opera.

Thomas Moore Wins Independent Press Award for 'The Soul of Christmas'
by Robert Diamond - May 18, 2017

Charlotte Spencer Joins Eve Best, Edward Bluemel, and Anthony Head in LOVE IN IDLENESS
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

The Menier Chocolate Factory today announces that Charlotte Spencer joins Eve Best, Edward Bluemel, Anthony Head, Vivienne Rochester and Nicola Sloane in Terence Rattigan's Love in Idleness as it transfers to the Apollo Theatre for a strictly limited season.

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