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Palace Theatre

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109-113 Shaftesbury Avenue London W1D 8AY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2020
You voted, here they are! In no particular order, meet our top 15 in the college category.
by TV News Desk - Oct 28, 2020
HGTV’s all-new holiday programming lineup will celebrate the most wonderful time of year with a whimsical new competition series and four festive specials.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2019
City Springs Theatre, Atlanta's newest professional theatre company, presents Broadway performers Lauren Gemelli, Tyler Hanes, Haley Podschun, Nicholas Rodriguez, and Jan Neuberger in the regional premiere of the new Irving Berlin Broadway musical Holiday Inn, playing Byers Theatre at The Sandy Springs Performing Arts Center (1 Galambos Way, Sandy Springs) December 13-22, 2019. Tickets are $30-$65, with discounts for seniors, students, groups, and active and retired military personnel. Visit or call 404-477-4365 for more information. Holiday Inn is generously sponsored by PNC Bank.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2019
IRVING BERLIN'S WHITE CHRISTMAS, the stage adaptation of the beloved classic film, is coming to Cleveland this holiday season. The heart-warming celebration of Americana will begin performances at Playhouse Square's KeyBank State Theatre on November 26 for a limited one-week engagement through December 1, 2019 as a Huntington Featured Performance.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2019
THE LOVE BOAT's favorite bartender, TED LANGE is joining the cast of Connecticut's run away holiday hit CHRISTMAS ON THE ROCKS. Running December 1 through December 23rd, this is the 7th year TheaterWorks has staged the production to an ever-growing audience.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 5, 2020
This week's list includes an album of demos from Beetlejuice the Musical, as well as the first single from the forthcoming film adaptation of The Prom. Plus, the first song from Andrew Lloyd Webber's production of Cinderella has been released.
by Stephen Mosher - Nov 30, 2019
Two mega stars from the RuPaul's Drag Race family joined forces last year for a sold-out Christmas show that toured the US and the UK to such success that they are back this holiday season with an all new show: BenDeLaCream and Jinks Monsoon in All I Want For Christmas is Attention. Just days before their first performance, check out this interview with DeLa about the play and about her new production company.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2019
DPAC has announced that beginning December 2nd at 9:00 AM, a digital rush lottery will take place for Irving Berlin's WHITE CHRISTMAS. The holiday classic of the season will play DPAC from December 3 - 8, 2019, as part of WRAL's Greatest Hits of Broadway.
by Lynn Beaver - Nov 27, 2019
ZACH Theatre's A CHRISTMAS CAROL has been a holiday tradition in these parts for many years, and just when you think it can't get any better, Director Dave Steakley goes and does just that. He gives us bigger stars, better songs and a more topical message. I've been a fan of the show since I first reviewed it four years ago, but this year is the best ever, mostly due to the casting of Austin theatre legend Marc Pouhé as Scrooge.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2019
Overshadowed Theatrical Productions is thrilled to bring Irving Berlin's musical Holiday Inn to the stage. Adapted from the 1942 film starring Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby, this production will give you the perfect diversion during the holiday season!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2019
Join the Buck Creek Players as we continue our 46th season of quality theater with the holiday play suitable for the entire family, CLOSED FOR THE HOLIDAYS by Flip Kobler and Cindy Marcus, running for three weekends, December 6-22, 2019.
by Stage Tube - Nov 22, 2020
Today we celebrate Irving Berlin's WHITE CHRISTMAS, which returned to Broadway on this day in 2009.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2020
City Circle Theatre Company will present A CHRISTMAS CABARET, written and directed by Katie Colletta, as a virtual production available on demand December 18-20.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2019
The Amarillo Symphony announced this past weekend that Music Director Jacomo Bairos' remarkable tenure will conclude in 2021. Defined by musical excellence, widespread acclaim, artistic partnerships, innovative programming, and extensive orchestral achievements, the Bairos era of the Amarillo Symphony will be recognized as one of the more storied and one of the institution's most illuminating.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019
Ruggiero, Connecticut's newest holiday tradition is celebrating its 7th year. Christmas on the Rocks features seven playwrights each adding their own spin to the canon of holiday traditions past. Rob said 'Audiences love Christmas on the Rocks. I'm so glad Jenn and Randy are coming back and I'm super excited to have TED LANGE join us this year. Who didn't love Issac from THE LOVE BOAT - America's favorite bartender. Ted is warm and charming - the perfect addition to this crazy show.  It's a super talented cast and I love that we're introducing yet another new twist to our happy holiday tradition.a?? 
by TV News Desk - Nov 13, 2019
Put away the pumpkins, kids - it's time to hang the fishnet stockings, trim the plastic tree and celebrate another collection of fun, holiday-inspired ditties performed by Santa's favorite mischievous elves! Punk Rock Christmas 2 follows on the heels of the massively successful Punk Rock Christmas (released in 2015) and pulls together an even larger gathering of punk rock all-stars who perform a sleigh-full of highly original Christmas-themed songs that are sure to become staples at every family's holiday sing-a-long, such as The Vibrators “Santa Had To Go Into Rehab” and MDC's “(Merry Christmas) World's On Fire.” They also transform several well-trod Christmas favorites, from “O Holy Night” to “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town,” into shiny new musical gifts for the punk rock lover in your life.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2020
For A Fallen Veteran, a new jazz composition by Mark Gionfriddo, creator of The Big Broadcast!,  will have its world premiere performance on Thursday, December 10, at 7PM at The Jazz Ensembles of Mount Holyoke College's Hot Jazz On A Cold Night concert on ZOOM.
by Stephi Wild - May 27, 2020
Need something new to listen to, read, or watch? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases, including Frankie! The Musical (Caitlin Kinnunen), Royalties (Darren Criss), The Perfect Fit: The Musical (Laura Benanti), Robbie Rozelle and more!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2020
With the Coronavirus stopping all social gatherings and causing the closing of Don't Tell Mama for the duration, MAC has made a change from the previously announced event which was to be held at the club.
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 29, 2020
The MAC Awards were scheduled to be celebrated on March 30th at Sony Hall. Instead they will be announced via Facebook Live from Lennie Watts' home. The times are a little different now, but the celebration of art is the same.
by E.H. Reiter - Jul 2, 2020
From intimate concerts, roundtable discussions, and everything in between there is so much theatre to enjoy this holiday weekend - and not all of it has to do with that Broadway behemoth called HAMILTON! 
by Stephi Wild - Jul 1, 2020
Need something new to listen to, read, or watch? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases, including the soundtrack to Royalties, a book about the making of West Side Story, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 2, 2020
Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Welcome to 2020! We hope you all had a happy holiday season.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2020
The Manhattan Association of Cabarets (MAC) has announced the 2020 MAC Award nominees. The nominees were determined by votes cast by the active MAC membership, except for the four song and recording categories, which were determined by special committees.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2020
The Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle has released a statement addressing the 2020/2021 award consideration period: 'We hope all of you in L.A.’s theater community are staying well.  Due to the difficulties of the past year, the LADCC has decided to combine 2020 and 2021 into one award consideration period.'
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2020
Bloomingdale School of Music presents a virtual Holiday Concert, Happy Holidays at BSM, on Friday, December 18, 2020 at 7pm ET via Zoom.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2020
Craft Concepts Group isn't letting the Grinch steal it's Holiday spirit. Teddy Sourias and the elves at CCG announce the season grand opening of Tinsel Christmas Pop-up at 112 S. 12th Street. New for 2020, look for a new festive over-the-top streetery, a new twinkling light display, and a brand-new charity for the Canned Good Cocktails.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2020
City Circle Theatre Company will present A CHRISTMAS CABARET as a virtual production available on demand December 18-20.
by Susan Haubenstock - Dec 9, 2019
For a respite from holiday madness, settle in for a leisurely, tuneful stroll through Anthony Williams's heart.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2020
In October, following six months of closure, The Everyman launched Play It by Ear, a programme of live performance from The Everyman stage, made available through live audio broadcast with a mix of rehearsed readings and comedy.
by Student Blogger: Maya Mehrara - Dec 7, 2020
The holiday season is quickly approaching, and after the emotional rollercoaster that is 2020, everyone is ready to celebrate with their loved ones this year.
by Jeffrey Kare - Dec 6, 2019
From December 11th-22nd, Theatre in the Park will be presenting their 45th anniversary production of A Christmas Carol. I recently had the great pleasure of interviewing the show's playwright, Ira David Wood III, who is not only back directing this year, but he'll also be alternating the role of Ebenezer Scrooge with his oldest son, Ira David Wood IV.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2020
City Circle Theatre Company will present A CHRISTMAS CABARET as a virtual production available on demand December 18-20.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2020
With holiday music taking over the radio waves earlier than ever, ASCAP, a professional membership organization of songwriters, composers and music publishers, announces the Top 25 ASCAP Holiday Songs of 2020 – a soundtrack to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year.
by Don Grigware - Dec 3, 2019
D. Scott Eads brought his holiday show to Sterling's Upstairs at the Federal entitled Christmastime in the Key of Bing Sunday December 1 to a packed house of loving fans. The show came in at about 100 minutes and is ideally suited to a theatre stage. Not only were we treated to a fine carol selection and to a bevy of guest stars, but Eads featured story readings that in a larger space could be staged with more creative flair. But, as is, it was more than a fulfilling evening of holiday mirth.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 23, 2020
Due to its overwhelming success last weekend, City Circle Theatre Company has decided to re-broadcast the virtual production A CHRISTMAS CABARET on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day so that people can enjoy it during their family celebrations this week.
by Eleni Cashell - Dec 23, 2020
The fourth Theatre Channel episode features West End stars including Matt Croke, Zizi Strallen and Cassidy Janson singing festive musical numbers.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 21, 2020
With the holidays well underway, we bet you’re looking for ways to escape into wintery fantasy. And you’re in luck! BroadwayWorld put together a list of where you can stream all of your favorite holiday films.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2020
As the world continues to change, and we try to keep the spirit of the holidays alive, Dance Molinari wanted to make sure that the show goes on this year! They will be presenting the 2020 Holiday Hop online, December 21 at 7:00 p.m. (EST) - Links to get tickets to the event will be available on their website.
by Stephen Mosher - Dec 18, 2020
The Army declares that they do more before nine am than most people do all day. The creator and head of Spot-On Entertainment must have served in the armed forces then, because just thinking about all the work he does is enough to exhaust the rest of the mere mortals on this planet.
by TV News Desk - Dec 14, 2020
The Beach Boys help surfing Santa deliver holiday cheer in “Little Saint Nick,” Bing Crosby goes tiki for a tropical Christmas in “Mele Kalikimaka,” Nat King Cole performs “The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire)” as a brother and sister embark on a Christmas Eve adventure and discover the meaning of Christmas.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2020
City Circle Theatre Company will present A CHRISTMAS CABARET as a virtual production available on demand December 18-20. Tickets are $12-$17.
by Bobby Patrick - Dec 12, 2020
In her offering for the season, Liz Mikel's Cool Yule pays homage to the jazz and blues influences that live in her music.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2020
As a virtual dance institute, The Bridge will invite world renowned as well as up and coming dancers and choreographer to come to guest teach the class. Advanced/Intermediate level professional or pre-professional dancers who are looking to explore beyond their own boundaries and looking for new dance experiences are encouraged to participate. 
by Stephen Mosher - Dec 11, 2019
5 of cabarets luminaries gather together to celebrate the holidays with wit, style, music and friendship at The Beach Café in 4 FOR THE HOLIDAYS. Here, Stephen Mosher talks with Misters Rybeck, Axelrod and Dozier and Misses Berk and Oberlin.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2019
On December 21 at 8:00 PM, the Pacific Ballroom of the Long Beach Arena (300 E. Ocean Blvd.) will ring in the holidays with The Copa Boys as they reunite to spread holiday cheer singing famous holiday tunes and Rat Pack standards. Taking their cue from the legends of generations past, this trio (Sonny Black, Jimmy Cargill, Tony Apicella) captures the essence of an era gone by while showing that they're anything but out of style.
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 11, 2019
It's Christmastime in Chicago and White Christmas is in town to celebrate. Meet the two young actors who share the role of Susan Squires in the show as they explore all the holiday fun Chicago has to offer!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 10, 2019
The Randy Andys Holiday Fête brought sass and spirit in equal measure to Pangea last night. The 'girl group gone retro' is a singing trio of actresses (à la The Andrews Sisters) in rotating formations based on who is in town. They were in full swing last night with 9 of the Andys lending their voices, beauty, and charisma to the show, in addition to a couple of delightful holiday guests.
by Stephen Mosher - Dec 10, 2019
BWW Cabaret Editor invites the journalists on the team to an informal discussion about the art form of cabaret, their passion, and what excited them in 2019.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2020
Trinity Rep has an added partner in its commitment to supporting the Rhode Island Community Food Bank this year. One week after the announcement that the Rhode Island Foundation will match the first $60,000 in contributions made to Trinity Rep between Thanksgiving and New Year's Eve with a cash grant to the Food Bank, Ocean State Job Lot has committed to matching the second $60,000 in gifts to Trinity Rep with an equivalent donation of food.