Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

The Establishment - 1961 - London Fringe


by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2020
Our made-for-digital production of Elephant's Graveyard uses the true story of the lynching and murder of an elephant in Tennessee in 1916 as an allegory. It buzzes with poignancy, comedy and truth about the consequences of prejudice, selfishness and man's inhumanity to man.
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 3, 2020
National Chianti Day on Friday, September 4th celebrates the cherished Italian wine from the Tuscany region of Italy. Now is the perfect time to stock up on Santa Margherita Chianti Classico Riserva and whip up some of your favorite Italian dishes to pair with the full-bodied red wine.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020
The Government of South Australia and the Art Gallery of South Australia are today pleased to announce that Mr Jason Karas has been appointed as the incoming Chair of the Art Gallery Board effective from today, 17 September. Karas, who currently sits on AGSA's board, will take the place of Tracey Whiting AM.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2020
Paul Finnegan is handing over his role as executive director of The New York Irish Center (NYIC), as he seeks to pursue other professional and personal roles, which he will announce later.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2020
The musicians of the Boston Symphony Orchestra ratified a new three-year labor agreement that went into effect on August 24, 2020, and runs through August 27, 2023.
by Andrew Child - Sep 10, 2020
Amidst our recent heatwave, Dr. Heather Nathans, a theatre professor, practitioner, and writer raised by two historians, felt a particular physical connection to the stuffiness eighteenth century Bostonians would have undoubtedly experienced in theatres during the summer.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2020
In honor of her long-standing love and support of young jazz artists, The Nash announces the establishment of The Mary Bishop Perret Jazz Education Fund.
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2020
Battery Dance launched Battery Dance TV on March 27, 2020 at to provide free live dance classes and programming for the general public by Battery Dance and affiliated artists through a regularly scheduled program.
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2020
The New York Philharmonic announced today that it will not perform in the summer of 2020 in order to protect its audience, musicians, and employees from COVID-19.
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2020
Bristol Old Vic's production of Doctor Semmelweis starring Mark Rylance, which was due to begin rehearsals this week, has today been postponed following the COVID-19 outbreak, but story is too topical to cancel, says director Tom Morris.  
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2020
A group of UK theatres have sent an open letter to their networks of freelancers.
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2020
The 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards will celebrate the life and legacy of American theater producer and director Harold 'Hal' Prince with the Drama Desk's newly established lifetime achievement honor.
by TV News Desk - Mar 9, 2020
On March 27, 2020, Cooking Vinyl present Abolition of the Royal Familia the 17th album by THE ORB, formed prolific electronic godfather Alex Paterson and his rotating roster of collaborative cohorts. It forms part two of a pair – a continuation of the same “anything goes” ethos as the previous, critically-acclaimed 2018 longplayer No Sounds Are Out Of Bounds.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2020
Goodspeed Musicals has announced that Nicole Makos has been selected as this year's recipient of The Andrew A. Isen Prize at Goodspeed Musicals. This award is funded through a generous gift given by DC-based entrepreneur and musical theatre devotee Andrew A. Isen.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2020
BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that legendary Broadway playwright Terrence McNally passed away today, March 24, from complications due to coronavirus. Terrence was a lung cancer survivor who lived with chronic COPD. He was 81 years old.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2020
Rihanna's Clara Lionel Foundation has donated $5 million to the response efforts against the coronavirus.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2020
A new TV series, featuring Blanca Blanco, is in the works from Painted Creek Productions and Lakeview Pictures.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2020
David Calder and Nicholas Le Prevost will join Henry Goodman in The Life of Galileo by Bertolt Brecht, in David Edgar's revised translation, directed by Jonathan Church, running at Chichester Festival Theatre from 24 April a?" 16 May with a press night on 29 April.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2020
The Shubert Foundation has awarded a total of $32 million in 2020 grants to 560 not-for-profit performing arts organizations across the United States.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2020
Nottingham Playhouse's building may be temporarily closed due to the pandemic, but it hasn't stopped the theatre commissioning and producing new work. Launched today and written and created especially for Zoom by Jeff James, Noah and the Peacock is a brand new form of live, at-home theatre.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2020
Philip J. Smith, Chairman and Co-CEO of The Shubert Organization, has announced his retirement, effective June 30th, 2020. The Shubert Organization owns and operates 17 Broadway theatres and six Off-Broadway venues. Mr. Smith will also resign his duties as Chairman of The Shubert Foundation.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2020
The National Network of Legal Clinics for the Arts, a group comprised of members of existing Canadian pro-bono legal clinics, announced the release of a pressing report housing significant new research on the multitude of legal challenges facing individuals working in the Canadian arts sector.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2020
The Joffrey Ballet today announced the cancellation of all performances for the remainder of 2020, a response to the ongoing COVID-19 public health emergency.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2020
The Shubert Foundation has awarded a record total of $32 million to 556 not-for-profit performing arts organizations across the United States. This marks the 37th consecutive year that the Foundation has increased its giving.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2020
Dave Chappelle released a surprise special on Thursday, where the comedian discussed racial inequality and police brutality. Chappelle managed to call out two reporters, CNN host Don Lemon, and conservative commentator Candace Owens.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2020
The cast has been announced for Nottingham Playhouse's innovative live online production of Noah and The Peacock by Jeff James.
by Gregory S. Carr - Jun 10, 2020
Playwright Gregory S. Carr shares a manifesto for the BIPOC Theatre. 'I am not August Wilson,' he writes.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2020
The Charlottesville Opera (CO) Board of Directors has welcomed Christina Deaton DeMarea to the role of General Director.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2020
Gallery Players will present a live broadcast production of William Shakespeare's Hamlet, directed by James Dean Palmer and Myah Shein, performed July 16-24. Palmer returns to Gallery following his critically acclaimed productions of Julius Caesar (2017) and last summer's The Tempest.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2020
Greg Cameron, President and CEO of The Joffrey Ballet, has announced the appointment of Sandi Hartstein as the new President of the Joffrey Women's Board, along with four new Board Officers for the two-year term of 2020-2022.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020
Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe, the only professional Black theater company on Florida's West Coast and one of only three in Florida, has received its first-ever grant from the Shubert Foundation. The funding in the amount of $10,000 will support WBTT's 2020-2021 performance season.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2020
The Educational Theatre Foundation has announced the establishment of the Craig Zadan Memorial Fund For Racial Equity In School Theatre, honoring the late award-winning producer of stage, screen, and television. 
by BWW News Desk - Jul 15, 2020
Celebrating its 25th anniversary, Greenwich+Docklands International Festival (GDIF), London's leading festival of outdoor theatre and performing arts, today announces its forthcoming programme, running from 28 August - 12 September 2020 in locations across Royal Greenwich and East London.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2020
Los Angeles-based dance company Heidi Duckler Dance (HDD) announces the establishment of the Dr. Kerry English Creative Fellowship. English passed away in April of this year.  The program is being underwritten by his widow Olga Garay-English at $15,000 per year for the first 5 years of the program which will fund two artists and two students for a six-month residency per year.     
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2020
Round one of the 2020 Regional Arts Fund Community Grants has been announced!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2020
The University of Oklahoma School of Dance is pleased to announce the establishment of two new endowed scholarship accounts in the support of dance majors. The Maria Tallchief Endowed Scholarship and The Marjorie Tallchief Endowed Scholarship are named in honor of the Tallchief sisters, two members of the Osage Nation who created distinguished careers in the dance world during the 20th century and whose legacies have greatly contributed to dance in the state of Oklahoma and beyond.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2020
Independent Shakespeare Co. (ISC), producers of the Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival, announces the establishment of the new position of Artistic Associate for Social Justice. Filling this position is Carene Mekertichyan. She will identify and facilitate strategies of interaction between ISC and the Los Angeles community in an effort to proactively dismantle systemic injustices.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2020
The 15th edition of Mahindra Excellence in Theatre Awards (META) and Festival 2020 concluded a three-week-long celebration of theatre, bringing together leading theatre personalities including the META jury, nominees and awardees, connecting online in a virtual award ceremony.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2020
The Boston Symphony Orchestra and New Japan Philharmonic, Carnegie Hall, Vienna Philharmonic, Seiji Ozawa Matsumoto Festival, Seiji Ozawa Music Academy, Ozawa International Chamber Music Academy Okushiga, and Decca recording label-are joining together to create a social media celebration-#happybirthdayseiji-of the beloved conductor's 85th birthday.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2020
While most theatres have grown dark in 2020 there is one interesting exception: Spring Theatre, a youth focused community theatre located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2020
The Mahindra Excellence in Theatre Awards (META) and Festival 2020, in a virtual award ceremony, conferred the META 2020 Lifetime Achievement Award on renowned director, actor, set designer, writer, teacher and theatre Action Group's Founder Director, Barry John.
by Stephen Mosher - Aug 14, 2020
As New York heads back to the small venues of cabaret and club performing, singers are finding new ways to do their thing... and playwright Karen Cecilia has created a performance space for the talkers, too.l
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2020
Carnegie Mellon University has announced the establishment of a four-person leadership team for the School of Drama.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2020
To counter the hate that has surfaced against Asian American Pacific Islanders due to the outbreak of COVID-19, the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) announces the establishment of the MOCA OneWorld COVID-19 Special Collection ('OneWorld Collection').
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2020
BroadwayWorld Book Club is officially off and running! Or should we say, reading! The first BroadwayWorld Book Club selection is Jennifer Ashley Tepper's The Untold Stories of Broadway Volume 1. Tepper has just released the first volume of the book for free on Kindle!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2020
The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, together with partner organisations including the Royal Northern College of Music, University of the Arts London, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and the My Dementia Improvement Network, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded over £1.4 million in joint funding by the Office for Students and Research England.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2020
The International Ticketing Association (INTIX) today announced the establishment of the 'INTIX Member COVID-19 Relief Fund' in partnership with the INTIX Board of Directors and Stewardship Circle.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2020
One Voice for Arts + Culture (OVAC) is a new initiative proactively responding to the COVID-19 pandemic and economic crisis on behalf of the arts and culture sector across Canada. Today, its founders sent an urgent letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and relevant Ministers outlining recommendations to support the arts and culture sector.
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 12, 2020
In this difficult time three more crowdfunding pages have been created to help the employees of cabaret rooms and nightclubs on their feet.