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Dorian - 1997 - West End

Based on the novel by Oscar Wilde


Arts Theatre

(London, )
6-7 Great Newport Street Leicester Square
by Stephen Mosher - May 25, 2021
When the clubs began reopening, Matsuki and Toroian were ready to give the people what they want: music, music, music.
by TV Scoop - May 24, 2021
Find out what's happening on Coming Up on the Season Premiere of MASTERCHEF and if it's a new episode, airing on FOX on Wednesday, June 2, 2021!
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2021
Dance NOW! Miami (DNM), one of the leading contemporary company's in Florida, brings their 2020/21 season to a rousing close when they return to the Miami Theater Center on Saturday, June 19 at 8:00 pm, with their updated Program III.
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 20, 2021
On June 18, 2021, composer and pianist Michael Harrison releases his new album Seven Sacred Names on Cantaloupe Music.
by Stephi Wild - May 12, 2021
Reading Rep Theatre, led by Founding Artistic Director Paul Stacey and Executive Director Nick Thompson, today announces its opening season Reading Rep: Reborn in the company's new permanent home in Reading - classic stories reimagined, a company rejuvenated, and a cultural hub revitalised
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2021
Following the success of their Gatsby A Musical, filmed and streamed at Cadogan Hall, Ruby in the Dust now present Dorian A Rock Musical.  This exciting new production gives Oscar Wilde's classic an epic, modern twist with a newly composed score that sears through the action, propelled by influences from Bowie to Brecht.
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 8, 2021
It was a joyful event, filled with humanity and celebration. A year later, the laughter still rings the ears of the guests... and the hearts.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 4, 2021
The NSW Minister for Health Brad Hazzard has granted Sydney Theatre Company an exemption to return to 100 per cent capacity at its Walsh Bay venues - almost exactly one year after the industry was shut down due to COVID-19.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 29, 2021
The critically acclaimed digital adaptation of The Picture of Dorian Gray will extend for two weeks only, now completing its run on the 17th April.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 29, 2021
The Belgrade Theatre, Coventry – the UK City of Culture for 2021 - today announces that its doors will fully reopen to the public on 17 May – the first day that the government's roadmap allows - with socially distanced audiences able to enjoy Joe Pasquale and Sarah Earnshaw in John Godber's APRIL IN PARIS, which kicks off its UK tour at the Belgrade.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 21, 2021
Sydney Theatre Company Artistic Director Kip Williams has unveiled  'Act Two', eleven shows to complete STC's 2021 season that he says will be a “celebration of the new Wharf theatres and a collection of stories that bring us together to laugh and connect following a year of isolation'
by Stephi Wild - Mar 2, 2021
From the creative team behind the award-winning What a Carve Up!, the contemporary take follows influencer Dorian Gray as he makes a deal for his social star never to fade.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 18, 2021
Founding Artistic Director Akia, announced today that Rising Sun Performance Company has invited 8 new artists to join its resident ensemble company. These artistic relationships grew from the company’s internal artistic development programs and virtual programming last season. 
by Review Roundups - Mar 16, 2021
The Barn Theatre's contemporary take on the Oscar Wilde classic brings the Faustian tale kicking and screaming into a world of Instagram, Facebook and dating apps and stars Fionn Whitehead (Dunkirk, Black Mirror: Bandersnatch) in the title role of Dorian Gray.
by Cindy Marcolina - Mar 16, 2021
Adapting classic works for the modern day is a double-edged sword. The usual risk is a clash between a hip makeover and situations that stay too rooted to their original framework. Not in Henry Filloux-Bennett’s take on Oscar Wilde’s The Picture of Dorian Gray. He reframes beauty and popularity for a technology-centric age where our digital lives have essentially taken over.
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 16, 2021
Today (March 16) in live streaming: Stars in the House celebrates one year, The Last Five Years continues, and more!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 12, 2021
“In some ways, I related to a lot of the character’s inner demons of not being noticed or fully desired,” shares Worthy.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 1, 2021
The singer only released one album, 'Grace,' before his untimely death in 1997. 'Grace' includes Buckley's legendary cover of Leonard Cohen's 'Hallelujah' among ten other tracks.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 9, 2021
DREAMSTAGE was launched last August by by CEO Thomas Hesse (former President of Sony Music for Global Digital Business and U.S. Sales/Distribution), CTO Scott Chasin (serial entrepreneur with a track record of successfully founding and growing startups, including ProtectWise and MX Logic), and Artistic Director Jan Vogler (internationally known cellist and director of the Dresden Music Festival).
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 9, 2021
Westport Country Playhouse announces its 2021 Joanne Woodward Internship class of three theater career aspirants who will enhance their professional skills and gain on-the-job experience working directly with Playhouse senior staff from June through mid-August.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2021
Sasha Velour's theatrical drag spectacular “Smoke & Mirrors” is reborn and hitting the road again in 2022! It is announced today that the acclaimed one-queen show will return to Europe and the UK with 36 dates in 33 cities from January to March 2022, after its initial 17-city UK/EU run in 2020 was cut short due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
by TV Scoop - Jun 7, 2021
Find out what's happening on Coming Up on a New Episode of MENTAL SAMURAI and if it's a new episode, airing on FOX on Tuesday, June 15, 2021!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 30, 2021
The season will see a season of incredible British Drag, including RuPaul's Drag Race favourites Joe Black, and Ginny Lemon both take to the West End stage with solo shows, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 3, 2021
The Piazzolla Competion offers the highly coveted grand prize, in both the solo and ensemble divisions, of a cash prize ($1500 USD for soloist, $3500 USD for ensemble), a recording and release deal with PARMA Recordings’s Navona Records, as well as a concert tour throughout China arranged and funded by PARMA.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2021
Rising star and Offie Award-winning actor Bart Lambert will take on the titular role in the new edgy musical adaptation, Dorian A Rock Musical. Following the success of Gatsby A Musical, filmed and streamed at Cadogan Hall, Ruby in the Dust will present their brand new production, reenergising Oscar Wilde’s classic text for a modern audience.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 26, 2021
Green Space has announced a diverse roster of artists for its signature programs presented virtually. For the second of two programs, Take Root will present work by Alison Cook Beatty Dance and Anabella Lenzu from July 16 - December 31, 2021.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 24, 2021
Pittsburgh Festival Opera's Hans and Leslie Fleischner Young Artists Program will offer favorite opera arias and ensembles, as well as Broadway standards, throughout the month of July, kicking off with 'Piazza in the Park' on July 2 at the Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 19, 2021
Find out where to stream this production and how to buy tickets beginning next week!
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Jun 18, 2021
Our student bloggers write about how they're coping with the current global health crisis, give insight on their school's performing arts programs, share their opinions on the latest theater news, and so much more. An analysis of Bo Burnham's Inside, a look at movie musicals, features on comic book artists, and more-- read the latest from our college student bloggers!
by Ricky Pope - Jun 14, 2021
Thanks to the successful vaccines and the re-opening of clubs and cabaret rooms, we are starting to see a slow return to the normality of gathering to hear the work of fellow artists. I was privileged to be at such a gathering this afternoon when I attended the PANGEA SUNDAY OPEN MIC & JAZZ BRUNCH. Jazz Brunch was created before the pandemic by multi-award-winning cabaret artist, Sue Matsuki and her awesome musical director and composer, Gregory Toroian. And it is back with a bang, playing to a sold-out house.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 14, 2021
On Wednesday, June 30, 2021 at 7pm ET, Arts Letters & Numbers presents, as part of its exhibition in the CITYX Venice Italian Virtual Pavilion of the 17th Venice Architecture Biennale, an exploration of composer/pianist Michael Harrison's new album, Seven Sacred Names, through musical performances and interactive conversation.
by Student Blogger: Bea Mienik - Jun 10, 2021
As a young child, he became fascinated with dramatic storytelling through images of stained glass windows and sculptures while passing by churches as a boy walking with his mother. He was and still is inspired by their common extraordinary elements: 'rising up' or 'suffering'.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 10, 2021
From Jeff Whitty, the creator of Avenue Q, and the Scissor Sister's Jake Shears and John Garden comes ARMISTEAD MAUPIN'S TALES OF THE CITY, THE MUSICAL based on Armistead Maupin's landmark series of novels about San Francisco in the 70s. The presentation is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the premiere musical staging at San Francisco's American Conservatory Theater in 2011.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 3, 2021
Eight different acts - some new, some returning - will be performing throughout the festival. Performances take place at 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays through Saturdays and at 2 p.m. on Sundays.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 22, 2021
Book-It Repertory Theatre has announced its 2021-2022 season of plays, scheduled to begin October 12. Their 32nd season will be a hybrid model of both audio dramas and in-person productions.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 20, 2021
Triple X examines the relationship between straight ‘Wall Street banker bro’ Scotty and trans performer Dexie (Chase) who begin an affair, just a few months before Scotty is due to marry his ‘perfect’ fiancée. Glace – a self-described trans queen – says, while Triple X is a story deep from her heart, the themes it delves into are universal.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2021
This is the true story of Dorian Corey and a few of the colorful characters she called family. The play is a surreal murder mystery with a comedic twist! In the end the audience will learn the true meaning of loyalty as they take a nostalgic peak into this fabulous world.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2021
The casts for BAPF’s live streamed readings spotlight acclaimed actors including TV/film actor and theatre mainstay Emily Kuroda, known for her role as Mrs. Kim in “Gilmore Girls,” as well as Bay Area theatre veterans Halili Knox, Tasi Alabastro, Keiko Shimosato Carreiro and Michael Ray Wisely, plus many others.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 8, 2021
This original musical adaptation is an encore 'Out of the Box' experience originally produced live on stage in 2017, STONE SOUP is based on the classic folktale with script written by Jeannine Coulombe, music composed by Michael Gruber and lyrics written by Jeannine Coulombe and Michael Gruber.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 23, 2021
Irish Repertory Theatre announced today that their next Performance on Screen digital production is The Aran Islands by J.M. Synge and adapted and directed by Joe O’Byrne. Starring Brendan Conroy, the virtual production of The Aran Islands will premiere on Tuesday March 16, 2021 at 7pm ET and run through Sunday March 28, 2021.
by Stephi Wild - Feb 19, 2021
From the creative team behind the critically acclaimed What a Carve Up!, the beloved Faustian tale by Oscar Wilde is brought kicking and screaming into a world of Instagram, Facebook and dating apps. Set in a profile pic-obsessed, filter-fixated world, the contemporary take follows influencer Dorian Gray as he makes a deal for his social star never to fade.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 19, 2021
What do you do when you can't hit the road in 2020? You turn your home studio into a premiere virtual performance destination with a popular ongoing series of weekly shows on the StageIt Platform, invite your musical friends to be your guests, record all the performances, and a year later release an extraordinary album of duets Alone Together.
by Stephi Wild - Feb 15, 2021
Bristol Old Vic today announced an ambitious range of digital work running Feb-May to keep people entertained through the Spring and beyond, allowing stories to be shared and creativity to flourish in new ways once again.
by Stephi Wild - Feb 11, 2021
The co-producers of the upcoming contemporary digital adaptation of the Oscar Wilde classic, The Picture of Dorian Gray, have announced that they will be offering a cross-curriculum educational pack for teachers, lecturers and students that will be available throughout the production's run from 16-31 March, as well as available by request for dates following the run.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 6, 2021
Sandoval will officially receive the award, a small art portrait of her, in a special interview segment of GALECA’s Dorians Film Toast 2021, a two-hour awards special debuting on LGBTQ+ streaming TV network Revry,
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2021
Blue Devil Productions has announced their return to the stage in May 2021 as part of Brighton Fringe with a brand-new play, The Tragedy of Dorian Gray - a tense and compelling, yet darkly humorous reimagining of Oscar Wilde's classic tale which moves the action to the 1960s.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2021
GOING THE DISTANCE – the world premiere of a digital production of a new comedy by Henry Filloux-Bennett and Yasmeen Khan, directed by Felicity Montagu (best known for her role as 'Lynn' in I'm Alan Partridge, as well as numerous stage and screen credits) – will launch this autumn, available on demand from 4 – 17 October.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 20, 2021
As part of its groundbreaking WE RISE initiative, the Los Angeles County Department of Mental Healt is hosting a month-long series of free community programs, events and experiences highlighting the healing powers of art and connection during Mental Health Awareness Month in May. In its fourth year,
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 19, 2021
When the band had finished touring behind their Grammy winning album ‘Aztlán‘ in 2019, lead singer León Larregui felt a sudden urge to return to the recording studio right away.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 14, 2021
Dance NOW! Miami (DNM) returns to the Broward Center's Amaturo Theater stage on Saturday, May 15 at 8:00 pm, with their Program III of the season.