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Waiting in the Wings - 1999 - Broadway

"Waiting in the Wings" premiered in the West End at the Duke of York's Theatre on 7 September 1960. It starred Sybil Thorndike, Lewis Casson, Marie Lohr and Graham Payn.

"I wrote Waiting in the Wings with loving care, absolute belief in its characters and two of the best scenes I have ever written, while maintaining the basic truth that old age can be greeted with humour and lived with courage" - Noël Coward


Eugene O'Neill Theatre (Broadway)

(New York, NY)
230 West 49th St.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 8, 2020
From Beautiful to Hamilton, stopping off at Motown, Broadway and the West End along the way, join  the Associate  Musical Director of Hamilton Chris Hatt and Hamilton star Sharon Rose for an evening of musical entertainment at Crazy Coqs, as they celebrate the chance to get out of the house 
by Stephi Wild - Sep 6, 2020
UK Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden has written a piece for the Daily Mail, to discuss what it's going to take to fill theatres to capacity again, something that is much-needed for the industry to survive.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 3, 2020
Music Theatre of Connecticut MainStage, Fairfield County's professional award-winning theatre company enters its 34th Season, beginning the series of shows with Fully Committed, which follows a day in the life of Sam Peliczowski, an out-of-work actor who mans the red-hot reservation line at Manhattan's number-one restaurant.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 24, 2020
The cast and full creative team has been announced for Hope Mill Theatre's hotly-anticipated revival of the classic rock musical RENT, directed by Luke Sheppard.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 22, 2020
Los Angeles-based four-piece War Tapes share their lead single and video 'City Girls.'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2020
After several mysterious teases on social media, Queen legend Brian May has now confirmed the upcoming release of what he calls a 'kick a**' track'; one he has produced and that's performed by sensational singers WOMAN and accompanied by May's guitar. The WOMAN supergroup features Mazz Murray, Kerry Ellis, Gina Murray and Anna-Jane Casey.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 20, 2020
After several mysterious teases on social media, Queen legend Brian May has now confirmed the upcoming release of what he calls a ‘kick a**’ track’; one he has produced and that’s performed by sensational singers WOMAN and accompanied by May’s guitar. 
by Stephi Wild - Nov 6, 2020
The event will be live streamed on My Broadway Memory, featuring performances and appearances from Alice Ripley (Next to Normal, Side Show), Beth Malone (Fun Home), Jeremy Kushnier (Head Over Heels, Footloose), Performers from Freestyle Love Supreme, Lindsay Heather Pearce (Glee, Wicked), Luke Islam (America's Got Talent), and more, and will be hosted by Michael Kushner. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 5, 2020
ArtsEd has announced the appointment of David Ian to their Board of Trustees. Chief Executive of his eponymous production company, and the recipient of five Olivier awards and three Tony nominations, David is a world-renowned theatre producer with a highly successful career spanning over 30 years.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 25, 2020
Best selling author and biographer Michael Posner, author of the just-released Leonard Cohen, Untold Stories, which chronicles the breadth of Cohen's extraordinary life, will share stories at a new Sunday Morning with The Braid Zoom Event on Sunday, December 6, at 11:00am PT/2:00pm ET.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 12, 2020
My Broadway Memory, in association with the Broadway Podcast Network, is presenting Waiting in the Wings, a virtual gala benefiting Wingspan Arts. Tonight’s event will be live streamed on My Broadway Memory, featuring performances and appearances from Alice Ripley (Next to Normal, Side Show), Beth Malone (Fun Home), and more.
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 21, 2020
The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) today announced the nominees for the 47th Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards, which will be presented in a two-hour special on Friday, June 26 (8:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.
by Kevin Shaw - May 18, 2021
Theatre Memphis is set to open back up again in August of 2021 with a production of HELLO DOLLY! and a multi-million dollar building renovation.
by Stage Tube - May 15, 2020
The new film Still Waiting in the Wings a?" an all-star heartwarming musical homage to Broadway a?" is available worldwide on DVD and all digital platforms, including Amazon, iTunes, and Google Play, today, May 15, 2020. The movie is directed by Q. Allan Brocka and written by Jeffrey A. Johns and Arie Gonzalez.
by Stephi Wild - May 13, 2020
Need something new to listen to, read, or watch? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases, including a new single from Ben Platt, the Tarrytown cast recording featuring Jeremy Jordan, Krysta Rodriguez, and Andy Mientus, the Six vocal selections, and more!
by Peter Nason - May 12, 2020
BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest Beatles songs, including some of the fab four's solo works. They're all here: 'Twist and Shout,' 'In My Life,' 'Helter Skelter,' 'Imagine,' 'Something,' 'Maybe I'm Amazed,' 'Let It Be.' See if your favorites made the grade!
by Student Blogger: Kyle Morales - Mar 26, 2021
Marc Tumminelli, Founder and Director of Broadway Workshop and Artistic Director of Project Broadway, has earned himself a new title as the creator and host of “LITTLE ME: Growing Up Broadway.'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 25, 2021
Kevin McKenzie today announced his retirement as Artistic Director of American Ballet Theatre at the end of 2022, following three decades of leadership. He will oversee ABT’s creation of new works and performances throughout 2021 and 2022, ensuring ABT’s vitality and artistic integrity, while working with the Board of Governing Trustees to provide a seamless transition to the Company’s next Artistic Director.
by Alan Henry - Mar 25, 2021
Kevin McKenzie today announced his retirement as Artistic Director of American Ballet Theatre at the end of 2022, following three decades of leadership. He will oversee ABT’s creation of new works and performances throughout 2021 and 2022, ensuring ABT’s vitality and artistic integrity, while working with the Board of Governing Trustees to provide a seamless transition to the Company’s next Artistic Director.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 22, 2021
Moving forward after the most unconventional season in its 59-year history, Pioneer Theatre Company (PTC) welcomes back professional actors, designers, directors, musicians, and stage crew eager for the 2021-2022 season.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 2, 2021
Leading lady of West End and Broadway musicals, Kerry Ellis has recorded a new version of the anthemic 'Memory'. The new lyrics by award-winning writer Jon Monie are both witty and emotive, and littered with theatre references from pantomime to Shakespeare, Dear Evan Hansen to Singin' in the Rain.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 18, 2021
iHeartDance NYC, a new initiative to celebrate and support the dance artists of New York City through performance opportunities and financial relief, announce their live inaugural performance series, April 11, 2021 on the rooftop of the Empire Hotel.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 17, 2021
New Conservatory Theatre Center will celebrate 40 years of serving the Bay Area LGBTQ+ community, and its long-awaited return to live performances with a captivating 21-22 Season of two World Premieres, one Rolling World Premiere, one Regional Premiere, two West Coast Premieres, and a special musical celebration waiting in the wings. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 17, 2021
Artist Series Concerts of Sarasota is celebrating its 26th season with a return to a full concert schedule featuring a variety of exceptional musical experiences from emerging and established classical, jazz and pops artists.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 15, 2021
Ellie Brigida (Scoring and Music Producer) and Leigh Holmes Foster (Composer) of the celebrated Lez Hang Out podcast, in association with the Broadway Podcast Network, have announced a brand new scripted LGBTQ+ musical podcast The Flame the Musical. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 15, 2020 has reported that Blackboard Theatre Collective is presenting a new show, combining elements of its shows which were cancelled due to COVID-19.
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 - Jun 10, 2021
Directed by Braden M. Burns, Hoffman stars alongside Kelly Kinsella. Tickets are available now!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 1, 2021
MadLab Theatre has announced their new Artistic Director will be Will Macke. Macke, MadLab's seventh Artistic Director, steps in for Laura Spires, who will still be a MadLab presence on their stage and on their ensemble and in a number of other roles.
by Marianka Swain - Jul 9, 2020
UK Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden has announced further lockdown easing measures for sport and culture. Among the new rules: outdoor theatres, opera and music venues can reopen from 11 July - with live performances in front of outdoor, socially distanced audiences. This is a big 'milestone', notes Dowden, for those who have been 'waiting in the wings' since March.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 28, 2020
Cameron Mackintosh penned a piece for the Evening Standard, about his concerns for the future of the theatre industry.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2020
Alan Menken is officially an EGOT thanks to his first Emmy Award win this weekend!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2020
The virtual ceremony was hosted by Loni Love, which saw winners accept their awards from their own homes. The big winners for the night were Elena of Avalor which won three Daytime Emmys, as well as Rapunzel’s Tangled Adventure which also received three.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 22, 2020
South African Theatre On Demand (SATOD) is the proudly South African digital platform which aims to empower artists and producers from across the country, and to deliver a diverse virtual theatrical experience.
by Student Blogger: Sydney Emerson - Jan 13, 2021
Every waking moment since last  Wednesday, I am consumed with an overwhelming anxiety about our country.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 9, 2021
Set and production designer Adam Koch has designed sets for over 50 productions worldwide. Recently, Koch designed the set for the Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma's immersive, site-specific, outdoor production of A Christmas Carol in November, where people walked from scene to scene across 10-acres of land at the historic Harn Homestead.
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 25, 2021
In conjunction with Digital Learning Day on February 25, the Michigan State University Department of Theatre MFA Acting cohort will launch a six-season podcast, entitled “The Moment Before: An Actor’s Warm-Up Podcast.'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 25, 2021 is adding even more shows to their platform through March and April including 4 exclusive digital premieres of major new productions. For drama fans, Shane Richie stars a new revival of Scaramouche Jones by Justin Butcher, which premieres on 26 March.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 16, 2021
Marc Tumminelli and Little Me: Growing Up Broadway, in association with the Broadway Podcast Network, is celebrating their one year anniversary with new episodes, as well as, their new “Spotlight” series. 
by Stephi Wild - Feb 12, 2021 have added even more exclusive events to the schedule in the coming months, from hit concerts to a reprise of one of last year’s most popular streaming events.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 7, 2020
Douglas Stuart's debut novel, Shuggie Bain, will be adapted for television from A24 and Scott Rudin Productions.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 2, 2020
Broadway's MERRITT DAVID JANES, School of Rock (Dewey), releases his new single, Peace and Love Will Never Die, A Song for John and Yoko. 
by Stephi Wild - Dec 17, 2020
Westcountry comedy duo Living Spit will premiere their brand new Christmas show Living Spit's Beauty and the Beast this weekend, in front of a live audience after Bristol was moved from Tier 3 into Tier 2, allowing live performances to take place once more.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 16, 2020
The Lambs - America's first professional theatrical club and oldest professional theatrical organization - is celebrating its 146th founding anniversary this month with festive online gatherings replacing in-person social events at our clubhouse in Midtown Manhattan amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
by Sarah Marcus Hansen - Aug 8, 2020
On August 8th, 2020, The Walt Disney Family Museum hosted their first virtual fundraiser - An Evening with Alan Menken.
by Marianka Swain - Aug 31, 2020
Just over five weeks ago, I offered the Riverside Studios Interim Creative Director, Rachel Tackley, a series of new play readings at Riverside Studios. Now, we're streaming them live around the world.
by Student Blogger: Alexandra Curnyn - Apr 8, 2021
Over a year after the COVID-19 pandemic first raged through the United States and forced theatres to close for the foreseeable future, we're finally seeing a light at the end of a dark, dark tunnel.
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 26, 2021
Great Barrington Public Theater opens the 2021 summer performance season with a play-length series of brand-new monologues by Pulitzer Prize winner David Mamet that deliver intrinsic American voices and stories in the words of two famous and two anonymous women. The solo, on-screen performances bring audiences, one of America's most notable playwrights and three top-tier actors together remotely to bring four distinct women to life.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 19, 2021
Wright State University's Department of Theatre, Dance and Motion Pictures presents its final performance event of the school year with the streaming musical production, Fugitive Songs, a 19-song journey across America. 
by Stephi Wild - Apr 14, 2021
Great Barrington Public Theater leans into new season with on-screen, world premiere of David Mamet's new monologues, Four American Women.