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by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2019
Academy Award winning producer Joseph Feury may be best known for his work on groundbreaking films like âDown & Out in Americaâ, âWhat Sex Am I?â âNobody's Child,â and âBaghdad ERâ, but in recent years he's turned his attention to the canvas. Michael Douglas, Elaine May, and Lee Grant are proud to present the first complete retrospective of his work, on display at The National Arts Club through October.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2019
Tom Stoppard's genre-bending comedy, Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead comes to theÂ Huntington Theatre CompanyÂ .
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2019
The Theatre Group at SBCC continues the 19/20 season with NoÃ«l Coward's comedy BLITHE SPIRIT, October 9-26, 2019 in the Garvin Theatre, directed by R. Michael Gros
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2019
The Walnut Street Theatre opens its 2019-20 Independence Studio on 3 season with Steve Martin's new comedy,Â METEOR SHOWER. Directed by Debi Marcucci, the production begins previews on September 10, opens September 19, and has already been extended through October 27.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2019
The Kitchen Theatre Company is set to begin its 2019-2020 season with The Children by Lucy Kirkwood, a thought-provoking play that tackles the themes of mortality, consequence, and environmental legacy. Performances of The Children begin at the Kitchen Theatre Company in the Percy Browning Performance Space on September 8 and will runÂ
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2019
Playwright Noel Coward's effervescent 1930s comedy "Private Lives" will be the fourth and final play of the Hampton Theatre Company's 2018-2019 season, opening on May 23 at the Quogue Community Hall and running through June 9.
by Walter McBride - Mar 9, 2019
BroadwayWorld reported last week that Katherine Helmond, the Tony-nominated and Emmy-nominated actress, passed away February 23 of Alzheimer's complications at her home in Los Angeles. She was 89. Today, BroadwayWorld is remembering Helmond with a look back into our photo archives.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2019
TheatreWorks Silicon ValleyÂ will kick off the new year with the Tony and Olivier Award nominated dramaÂ Frost/Nixon. Written by Golden Globe winner Peter Morgan (creator of Netflix'sÂ The Crown),Â Frost/NixonÂ isÂ a riveting political prizefight where the cameras roll, the truth spins, and it becomes clear that he who controls the medium controls the message. With America caught in the riptides of Watergate and Vietnam, the former leader of the free world and a lightweight British talk-show host clash in a legendary series of TV interviews that will determine the President's legacy forever. Directed by Leslie Martinson,Â Frost/NixonÂ will be presented January 16 - February 10, 2019 (press opening: January 19, 2019) at Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 500 Castro Street, Mountain View. For tickets ($40-$100) and more information the public may visitÂ TheatreWorks.orgÂ or callÂ (650) 463-1960.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2018
Red Bull Theater hosted an all-star benefit performance of Noel Coward's Tonight at 8:30. Check out photos from the event below!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2018
The new political satire, THE WAR PARTY will have its New York City premiere at The New York International Fringe Festival in October. The limited run will play October 14 - 23 in Manhattan.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2018
Kansas City Actors Theatre has completed casting for its production of Noel Coward's "Blithe Spirit," the first show of its fourteenth season, which will run fromÂ August 8th to the 26thÂ at the City Stage in Union Station. The production will be directed by Doug Weaver and will star Cinnamon Schultz, Coleman Crenshaw, Vanessa Severo, Jan Rogge, Matt Rapport, Cheryl Weaver, and Margaret Shelby. The production team includes Kelli Harrod (Scenic Designer), Bill Christie (Properties Designer), Sarah M. Oliver (Costume Designer), Kylor Greene (Lighting Designer), Shelbi Arndt (Co-Lighting Designer), Jonathan Robertson (Sound Designer), Matthew Schorr (Co-Sound Designer), Alex Murphy (Stage Manager), and Kyle Dyck (Technical Director).
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2018
Former PM and cabaret superstar Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho is back! Alongside her full run of Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho (Pleasance Courtyard, 22:00), she's also hosting a club night! Non-stop 80s hits from a non-stop 80s witch as the Iron Lady drops more beats than Theresa May has dropped manifesto pledges. As Corbyn takes his party back to the 70s, Maggie takes hers back to the 80s. Featuring dance-offs, lip-sync battles and more, come and join the one female Tory who still has public support. You'll be as Lucky, Lucky, Lucky as Kylie was avoiding marrying to Jason.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2018
"The Prisoner of Second Avenue" by Neil Simon is opening August 3 at the Granite Theatre. Producer/ Artistic Director for the theatre is David Jepson. The show runs August 3 - 26, 2018.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2018
A Comedy of Tenors" by Ken Ludwig is opening June 29 at the Granite Theatre. The show is the sequel to his hilarious comedy "Lend Me A Tenor". Producer/ Artistic Director for the theatre is David Jepson.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2018
Following critical acclaim, and a sold-out run at theÂ Young Vic, producersÂ Sonia Friedman Productions, Tom KirdahyÂ andÂ Hunter ArnoldÂ are delighted to announce the full cast for the West End transfer ofÂ Joe MurphyÂ andÂ Joe Robertson'sÂ The Jungle, aÂ National TheatreÂ andÂ Young VicÂ co-production withÂ Good Chance Theatre,directed byÂ Stephen DaldryÂ andÂ Justin Martin.Â The production is set in Europe's largest unofficial refugee camp, the Calais Jungle, which in 2015, became a temporary home for more than 10,000 people.Â Â Previewing fromÂ 16 June, with World Refugee Day onÂ 20 June,Â The JungleÂ will have an Opening Night onÂ 5 JulyÂ at the Playhouse Theatre, with rehearsal photography released today. Check out the cast in action below!
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2018
Would you cheat? Would you lie? Would you betray your wife's trust? Would you do absolutely anything to safeguard your son's future? The Be All and End All is a contemporary drama by award-winning writer Jonathan Lewis that shows a politician's family in crisis after he makes a life-changing decision to ensure his troubled 18-year-old son has the best possible start in life. When his secrets and lies are exposed the result is an emotionally raw drama of a family split apart by the abuse of power and hunger for success.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2018
The 1950s was the golden age of the tv sitcom: I Love Lucy, Dennis the Menace, Leave it to Beaver, the Honeymooners, Ozzie and Harriet and dozens of others. The Fifties was also the era of the infamous Red Scare, a campaign to root out communists in government, entertainment, education and art.
by Joanna Barouch - Apr 15, 2018
'Amadeus' Live score performed by the musicians of the New York Philharmonic
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2018
Final casting is announced for the first complete London revival of Noel Coward's Tonight at 8.30 since 1936, being staged by Jermyn Street Theatre as part of its The Reaction Season - 15 plays and musicals - 12 of them one-act - based around themes of reacting and re-enacting.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2018
London Classic TheatreÂ returns to the Everyman with their production ofÂ Noel Coward's comedy masterpiece,Â Private Lives.Â Olivia BeardsleyÂ andÂ Helen KeeleyÂ reprise their roles as Sibyl Chase and Amanda Prynne and they are joined by three new cast members:Â Gareth Bennett-RyanÂ (Elyot Chase),Â Paul SandysÂ (Victor Prynne) andÂ Rachael Holmes-BrownÂ (Louise).