New Productions And Further Casting Announced For Theatre Royal Bath's Summer Season 2019New Productions And Further Casting Announced For Theatre Royal Bath's Summer Season 2019
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2019

Theatre Royal Bath today announces four additional productions - Vienna 1934-Munich 1938, The Life I Lead, Trying It On and The Man in the White Suit, to complete its Summer Season 2019 programme and further casting with Katherine Parkinson, Janie Dee as well as Vanessa Redgrave, Miles Jupp and David Edgar among the stars set to take to the stage in both treasured classics and acclaimed new works. (more...)

BWW Review: THE DOUBLE DEALER, Orange Tree TheatreBWW Review: THE DOUBLE DEALER, Orange Tree Theatre
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Dec 12, 2018

William Congreve's rarely performed Restoration comedy, The Double Dealer, is an interesting choice to be revived at Richmond's Orange Tree theatre and, for some, will be a welcome relief to the pantomimes and doggedly 'festive' productions at this time of year. (more...)

BWW Review: RECITALS AUSTRALIA: LUNCHTIME CONCERT SERIES: ALEXANDER HANYSZ at Pilgrim Uniting ChurchBWW Review: RECITALS AUSTRALIA: LUNCHTIME CONCERT SERIES: ALEXANDER HANYSZ at Pilgrim Uniting Church
by Barry Lenny - May 17, 2018

He's a pianist I've always admired, technically immensely skilled. (more...)

BWW Review: THE WAY OF THE WORLD, Donmar WarehouseBWW Review: THE WAY OF THE WORLD, Donmar Warehouse
by Charlie Wilks - Apr 6, 2018

William Congreve's restoration classic originally premiered in 1700 and even though it bombed back then, nowadays it is adored for its bonkers farce and balletic lyricism. The story may be long; the play lasts three hours in total and as an audience your patience will be tested. But stick with it; the overall pay off will certainly be worth it. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at the Donmar's THE WAY OF THE WORLDPhoto Flash: First Look at the Donmar's THE WAY OF THE WORLD
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2018

The Way of the World opens tonight at the Donmar Warehouse (Thursday 5 April), get a first look at the show below! (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Norfolk - Week of 3/20/2018Now Playing Onstage in Norfolk - Week of 3/20/2018
by BWW - Mar 20, 2018

Upcoming Shows - Week of 3/20/2018 for Norfolk (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Norfolk - Week of 2/20/2018Now Playing Onstage in Norfolk - Week of 2/20/2018
by BWW - Feb 20, 2018

Upcoming Shows - Week of 2/20/2018 for Norfolk (more...)

Donmar Warehouse Announces Full Casting for THE WAY OF THE WORLDDonmar Warehouse Announces Full Casting for THE WAY OF THE WORLD
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2018

The Donmar Warehouse today announces full casting for James Macdonald's new revival of William Congreve's Restoration comedy masterpiece The Way of The World. Haydn Gwynne will be playing the role of Lady Wishfort, replacing Linda Bassett who has sadly had to withdraw from the production before the start of rehearsals for personal reasons. (more...)

The Theatre Guild Presents William Congreve's THE WAY OF THE WORLDThe Theatre Guild Presents William Congreve's THE WAY OF THE WORLD
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2018

The Theatre Guild is thrilled to open its 80th Anniversary Season with a fresh look at William Congreve's The Way of the World, last produced by the Guild in 1980 in Union Hall. Thirty eight years later, we revisit Congreve's witty text, this time as a staged play reading in the Little Theatre. (more...)

The Theatre Guild Celebrates 80 Years in 2018The Theatre Guild Celebrates 80 Years in 2018
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2018

The University of Adelaide Theatre Guild is delighted to announce the Guild's 80th Anniversary Season which will include a 4pm matinee performance on the first Sunday of each of the mainstage productions. (more...)

BWW Review: THE WAY OF THE WORLD at Folger Theatre is Biting Satire for the Reality TV AgeBWW Review: THE WAY OF THE WORLD at Folger Theatre is Biting Satire for the Reality TV Age
by Barbara Johnson - Jan 15, 2018

The DC premiere of Theresa Rebeck's satire THE WAY OF THE WORLD is adapted from a Restoration-era classic by William Congreve, but it couldn't be more contemporary and on trend. With biting wit and visual flair, it delivers timeless social commentary for the Kardashian (and Trumpian) age. Can true love exist in a world so cynical and jaded? (more...)

Photo Flash: Theresa Rebeck's THE WAY OF THE WORLD Comes to Folger TheatrePhoto Flash: Theresa Rebeck's THE WAY OF THE WORLD Comes to Folger Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2018

Writer/director Theresa Rebeck has tackled everything from movies to novels, and now brings her cunning adaptation of William Congreve's The Way of the World to Folger Theatre as part of the Women's Voices Theater Festival. (more...)

American Shakespeare Center Kicks Off New Year with HAMLET and RICHARD IIAmerican Shakespeare Center Kicks Off New Year with HAMLET and RICHARD II
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2018

The American Shakespeare Center (ASC) begins its annual Actors' Renaissance Season with performances of Hamlet and Richard II on January 19. The Actors' Renaissance Season is the ASC's experiment into what Elizabethan and Jacobean rehearsal conditions might have been and features a troupe of veteran ASC actors who design the productions and conduct rehearsals without a formal director. (more...)

Kristine Nielsen to Star in Theresa Rebeck's New Comedy THE WAY OF THE WORLD at D.C.'s Folger TheatreKristine Nielsen to Star in Theresa Rebeck's New Comedy THE WAY OF THE WORLD at D.C.'s Folger Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2018

Folger Theatre continues its 2017/18 season with The Way of the World, a new comedy freely adapted from the classic play by William Congreve. Written and directed by renowned author Theresa Rebeck (Mauritus and Seminar and Broadway; creator and head writer of TV's Smash), the production will star Tony Award nominee Kristine Nielsen (Present Laughter, You Can't Take It With You, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike on Broadway). (more...)

Kristine Nielsen to Star in Theresa Rebeck's New Comedy THE WAY OF THE WORLD at D.C.'s Folger TheatreKristine Nielsen to Star in Theresa Rebeck's New Comedy THE WAY OF THE WORLD at D.C.'s Folger Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2017

Folger Theatre continues its 2017/18 season with The Way of the World, a new comedy freely adapted from the classic play by William Congreve. Written and directed by renowned author Theresa Rebeck (Mauritus and Seminar and Broadway; creator and head writer of TV's Smash), the production will star Tony Award nominee Kristine Nielsen (Present Laughter, You Can't Take It With You, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike on Broadway). (more...)

James Norton, Imogen Poots and Linda Bassett In New Donmar Warehouse SeasonJames Norton, Imogen Poots and Linda Bassett In New Donmar Warehouse Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2017

Artistic Director Josie Rourke and Executive Producer Kate Pakenham announce today three new productions at the Donmar Warehouse for late 2017 and through to 2018: a new play by Amy Herzog, Belleville, a revival of Peter Gill's modern classic, The York Realist, and a new production of William Congreve's Restoration comedy The Way of the World. (more...)

Theresa Rebeck-Helmed THE WAY OF THE WORLD, All-Star THE WINTER'S TALE and More Set for Folger Theatre's 2017-18 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2017

After closing its widely successful 25th anniversary season, and recently garnering six Helen Hayes Awards (including 'Outstanding Production, Play'), Folger Theatre announces the upcoming 2017/18 season. Cited as 'the go-to local troupe for classical innovation' (The Washington Post), Folger Theatre will present a season of epic tales of power, passion, and politics to spark the imagination. (more...)

Cast Set for Theresa Rebeck's THE WAY OF THE WORLD at Red Bull Theater
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

Red Bull Theater today announced the cast for their next Revelation Reading on Monday February 27th (7:30pm) at the Lucille Lortel Theatre (121 Christopher Street): Theresa Rebeck's THE WAY OF THE WORLD. (more...)

O BEAUTIFUL, AN OCTOROON and More Set for UMKC Theatre's 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2016

Known for high-quality productions and successful collaboration with Kansas City and nationwide theatre companies, UMKC Theatre announces its 2016-17 season. (more...)

O BEAUTIFUL, AN OCTOROON and More Set for UMKC Theatre's 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2016

Known for high-quality productions and successful collaboration with Kansas City and nationwide theatre companies, UMKC Theatre announces its 2016-17 season. (more...)

 1  2  3  4