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Start the Countdown to 2018 with KING KONG's Early New Year's Eve Show at The Fugard Photo Start the Countdown to 2018 with KING KONG's Early New Year's Eve Show at The Fugard
by Stephi Wild - Dec 6, 2017

Start the countdown to 2018 early in all-South African style at the Fugard Theatre on 31 December. Presented by Eric Abraham and the Fugard Theatre, the highly acclaimed production of the historic South African musical, KING KONG, is back in Cape Town for the summer season, with a special, early New Year's Eve performance taking place at 14:00.

KING KONG Returns to Cape Town for the Summer Season With An Extended Season at The F Photo KING KONG Returns to Cape Town for the Summer Season With An Extended Season at The Fugard
by Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2017

After a sold-out six week season at the Fugard Theatre, the hit musical KING KONG returns by overwhelming public demand for the summer season. Presented by Eric Abraham and the Fugard Theatre, KING KONG will run from 12 December with bookings now extended to 18 February 2018.

Photo Flash: Playwright William Nicholson and More Celebrate FPA's SHADOWLANDS Openin Photo Photo Flash: Playwright William Nicholson and More Celebrate FPA's SHADOWLANDS Opening Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2017

Fellowship for Performing Arts returns to New York for their third season with the first New York revival of William Nicholson's award-winning play SHADOWLANDS. The production opened last night, November 1st, at The Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row and will run through January 7, 2018. BroadwayWorld has photos from the opening festivities, featuring the playwright himself, below!

BWW Morning Brief November 1st, 2017: MOULIN ROUGE!, SHADOWLANDS, and More! Photo BWW Morning Brief November 1st, 2017: MOULIN ROUGE!, SHADOWLANDS, and More!
by Danielle Ashley - Nov 1, 2017

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Today's big news: MOULIN ROUGE!, SHADOWLANDS, and more!

Fellowship for Performing Arts Opens First New York Revival of William Nicholson's SH Photo Fellowship for Performing Arts Opens First New York Revival of William Nicholson's SHADOWLANDS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2017

Fellowship for Performing Arts announced today they will return to New York for their third season with the first New York revival of William Nicholson's award-winning play SHADOWLANDS.

BBC's TV Adaptation of LES MISERABLES Drops Weinstein Company as Partner Photo BBC's TV Adaptation of LES MISERABLES Drops Weinstein Company as Partner
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 27, 2017

BBC Worldwide has DROPPED The Weinstein Company as a partner on their TV adaptation of LES MISERABLES following multiple allegations of sexual abuse and harassment against the company's founder, Harvey Weinstein.

PREFORMANCES WITH ALLISON CHARNEY to Feature Joel Fan, Julia Zilberquit, and More at  Photo PREFORMANCES WITH ALLISON CHARNEY to Feature Joel Fan, Julia Zilberquit, and More at Kaufman Music Center Debut
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2017

Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Music Center's famed acoustics will be put to the test when PREformances with Allison Charney fills the celebrated New York City concert hall with the sound of music on October 16 at 1PM.

KING KONG Sells Out Cape Town Run; Return Season Announced Photo KING KONG Sells Out Cape Town Run; Return Season Announced
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2017

The Eric Abraham and Fugard Theatre production of KING KONG has sold out its Cape Town first run. The show ends at the Fugard Theatre on 2 September before transferring to the Mandela Theatre at the Joburg Theatre in Johannesburg from 12 September until 8 October.

BWW Review: Revival of KING KONG at The Fugard Theatre as Complex as it is Thrilling Photo BWW Review: Revival of KING KONG at The Fugard Theatre as Complex as it is Thrilling
by David Fick - Aug 19, 2017

Watching KING KONG, the Fugard Theatre's latest musical theatre production, is as complex an experience as it is a thrilling one. The first revival of a legendary South African jazz opera, as it was called when first performed in 1959, KING KONG is at once a historical document, a contemporary reimagining, a vibrant performance piece and a damning comment on society.

Fellowship for Performing Arts to Stage First New York Revival of William Nicholson's Photo Fellowship for Performing Arts to Stage First New York Revival of William Nicholson's SHADOWLANDS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2017

Fellowship for Performing Arts announced today they will return to New York for their third season with the first New York revival of William Nicholson's award-winning play SHADOWLANDS.

The Fugard Theatre Brings Acclaimed Production of Iconic Musical KING KONG Home to Jo Photo The Fugard Theatre Brings Acclaimed Production of Iconic Musical KING KONG Home to Joburg
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 16, 2017

Over half a century since the world premiere of the original production of KING KONG, Eric Abraham and the Fugard Theatre bring this legendary and iconic musical home to Johannesburg. The run will come hot off the Cape Town season, which is currently playing to rave reviews, rapturous responses and sold-out houses at the Fugard Theatre.

BWW REVIEW: The Seedy Underbelly Of The Stamp Collecting World Comes To Light In MAURITIUS
by Jade Kops - Jul 16, 2017

Mystery and manipulation come together as the fight for the 'crown jewels of stamp collecting' plays out in Theresa Rebeck's MARUITIUS.

Full Cast Announced for the Fugard Theatre's KING KONG: THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2017

Over half a century since the original production, the Fugard Theatre's forthcoming, brand new production of the legendary South African musical KING KONG is fully cast, with rehearsals commencing on 12 June.

LES MISERABLES Miniseries Heading to TV; BWW Looks Back at Many Adaptations!
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 21, 2016

As BWW reported earlier today, Weinstein Television and the BBC will collaborate on a new version of Victor Hugo's LES MISERABLES. Below, BWW looks back on the many incarnations of the Victor Hugo classic

Six-Part LES MISERABLES Miniseries Coming to Television
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 21, 2016

Weinstein Television and the BBC will collaborate on a new version of Victor Hugo's LES MISERABLES.

UK Tour of SHADOWLANDS Coming to Theatre Royal in Portsmouth
by Tyler Peterson - Jun 3, 2016

The 2016 national tour of William Nicholson's SHADOWLANDS, directed by Alastair Whatley, is coming to New Theatre Royal in Portsmouth on Thursday 16th - Saturday 18th June 2016.

BWW Review: SHADOWLANDS, Birmingham Rep, May 31 2016
by Emma Cann - Jun 1, 2016

The Birmingham Repertory Theatre is transported back to Oxford in the 1950s for Birdsong Productions' new adaptation of Shadowlands. Written by William Nicholson, Shadowlands is based on the unlikely romance between C.S. Lewis and Joy Gresham, and follows their first meeting, developing relationship and the untimely end of their marriage.

C. S. Lewis Play SHADOWLANDS Comes To Exeter Northcott Theatre
by Marianka Swain - May 25, 2016

The critically acclaimed production of William Nicholson's moving play, SHADOWLANDS, comes to Exeter Northcott Theatre from Tues 28 June to Sat 2 July. Starring Stephen Boxer (Humans, The Iron Lady, Doctors) as C.S. Lewis, Amanda Ryan (The Forsyte Saga) and Dennis Lill (Only Fools and Horses and The Royal), this West End and Broadway hit is the love story of C.S. Lewis - Oxford don and author of The Chronicles of Narnia and The Screwtape Letters - and American poet Joy Davidman.

2016 UK Tour of William Nicholson's SHADOWLANDS Adds New Dates
by Tyler Peterson - Apr 6, 2016

New dates have been added to the critically acclaimed 2016 national tour of William Nicholson's SHADOWLANDS, directed by Alastair Whatley and produced by Birdsong Productions. Reading, Cambridge, Plymouth, Colchester, Bury St Edmunds and Aylesbury have all been added to the tour schedule.

SHADOWLANDS Tour Launches Today in Guildford
by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2016

The 2016 national tour of William Nicholson's SHADOWLANDS, directed by Alastair Whatley, celebrates its national press night tonight 26 February at Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre.

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