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by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019
freeFall Theatre cordially invites you to spend the holidays with the Royal Family. The Lion in Winter plays from November 23 through December 22. Best known for the 1968 film adaptation starring Peter O'Toole and Katharine Hepburn, this viciously funny drama is a high-stakes chess game where the pieces constantly change sides, and no one is spared the sword.Â
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2019
Janie Dee, Julia McKenzie, Bobby Crush, Peter Land, Robert Meadmore and Finty Williams celebrated with American born West End favourite, Lorna Dallas, on the return of her dazzling cabaret, 'STAGES,' at Crazy Coqs at the ZÃ©del.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2019
Chicago Shakespeare Theater's North American Premiere production of David Seidler's The King's Speech opens tonight in The Yard at Chicago Shakespeare.
by Linda Hodges - Sep 8, 2019
The persistent legend, mystique and fascination of what may have happened to Anastasia during Russia's revolution finds a new home in the musical ANASTASIA
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2019
Actor's Express presents Head Over Heels direct from Broadway! Based on The Arcadia by Sir Philip Sidney, Head Over Heels features the music of the iconic 80s band The Go-Go's, and was conceived by Jeff Whitty and Adapted by James Magruder.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 2, 2019
Actor's Express presents Head Over Heels direct from Broadway! Based on The Arcadia by Sir Philip Sidney, Head Over Heels features the music of the iconic 80s band The Go-Go's, and was conceived by Jeff Whitty and Adapted by James Magruder. Directed by Freddie Ashley, Head Over Heels premieres in Atlanta July 17-August 25, 2019.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2019
Casting has been announced and the first photo released from the world premiere of 'The Crown Dual', a new comedy from the pen of parodic mastermind Daniel Clarkson, co-creator of Olivier Award-nominated hit shows 'Potted Potter' and 'Potted Panto.'
by Walter McBride - Dec 31, 2018
As 2018 comes to a close, we are reflecting on those we have lost in the Broadway and theatre communities throughout the year.
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Dec 18, 2018
Gingold Theatrical Group presents the final presentation of the 13th Season of Project Shaw, a special series of evenings offering some of Shaw's greatest works and those who share his fierce 'art as activism' precepts, presented monthly at Leonard Nimoy Thalia at Peter Norton Symphony Space (2537 Broadway at 95th Street). The acclaimed 2018 season concluded on December 17th with Shaw contemporary Arthur Wing Pinero's The Enchanted Cottage.
by Stephen Sorokoff - Nov 28, 2018
Over the past hundred years the theater community has celebrated some of the most notable events in Broadway's history at the Friars Club.Â Â Â Last night the Barrington Stage Co. the award-winning theatre in Downtown Pittsfield, Ma. under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd held their New York City Benefit in the legendary building where so many legends of the theater community have socialized and entertained each other.Â Â Â John Rando the famed director was celebrated for his extraordinary talent and his contributions to BSC.Â Â John has directed two of the most popular musicals in BSC history, The Pirates of Penzance and On the Town, which transferred to Broadway and received four Tony Award nominations, including Best Director.Â Â At BSC John also directed The Royal Family of Broadway and Guys and Dolls and on Broadway, he won a Tony Award for his direction of Urinetown, The Musical.Â Â
Photo Flash: Actors Theatre Presents THE SANTALAND DIARIES: A Snarky Holiday Favorite Back By Popular Demand
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2018
Actors Theatre of Louisville announces The Santaland Diaries, by David Sedaris, adapted for the stage by Joe Mantello, and directed by Associate Artistic Director Meredith McDonough, onstage from November 15-December 23. Described last year as "the adventurous yuletide theater-goers should check out!" by Arts Louisville, Sedaris's holiday tale will play to new audiences with an increased number of performances, in the 159-seat Victor Jory Theatre. The Santaland Diaries is brought to you in part by BB&T.
by Marika O'Hara - Nov 15, 2018
On Sunday, November 11, the cast and creative teamÂ Â All Is CalmÂ honored the 100thÂ anniversary of the armistice with a reading of an excerpt from "For the Fallen,' a poem by Robert Laurence Binyon, first published in The London Times on September 21st, 1914 and a singing of "Silent Night.'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2018
Michael Jibson who plays King George in the London production of Hamilton viewed materials relating to George III at Windsor Castle, with partners from the Georgian Papers Programme. Check out the photos below!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2018
Lynn Nottage's 2017 Pulitzer Prize-winning drama,Â Sweat,Â performing at American Conservatory Theater's Geary Theater now throughÂ Sunday, October 21, 2018.Â
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2018
Tony Award winnerÂ Rosemary HarrisÂ returns to the Broadway stage assumingÂ the role of Mrs. Higgins in its award-winning production of Lerner & Loewe'sÂ My Fair Lady, directed byÂ Bartlett Sher. Get a first look below!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2018
Smuin launches its 25th anniversary season withÂ Dance Series 01, a fall program that expands the boundaries of contemporary ballet, pays tribute to Smuin's founder, and celebrates the company's quarter century mark. Acclaimed dancemaker Trey McIntyre returns to Smuin withÂ Blue Until June, a thrilling tribute to Etta James. Continuing Smuin's long-time dedication to fostering new talent within the company is a trio of groundbreaking works first developed in Smuin's Choreography Showcase:Â Merely PlayersÂ by Smuin dancer Nicole Haskins,Â EchoÂ (formerly titledÂ Reflection) by Smuin dancer Ben Needham-Wood, andÂ SinfoniettaÂ by former Smuin dancer Rex Wheeler.Â Dance Series 01Â will also include two works by founder Michael Smuin:Â Schubert Scherzo, an effervescent dance set to Schubert's sprightly C-Major Symphony, andÂ Eternal Idol, a romantic pas de deux inspired by Auguste Rodin sculptures.Â Dance Series 01Â will be presentedÂ September 21-22Â at the Lesher Center for the Arts in Walnut Creek andÂ September 28-October 6Â at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco. For subscriptions and further information the public may call (415) 912-1899. Single tickets ($25-$81) are available by calling the individual venues or by visitingÂ www.smuinballet.org. (This program will also be presented in February 2019 in Mountain View and Carmel.)
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2018
Geva Theatre Center presents Hair, with book and lyrics by Gerome Ragni and James Rado, music by Galt MacDermot, directed by Melissa Rain Anderson, with musical direction by Don Kot, and choreography by Liz Ramos in the Elaine P. Wilson Stage from September 4 through October 7.
by Steve Callahan - Aug 26, 2018
What is the place of monarchy in today's world? An utterly fascinating 'King Charles III' opens at the Ivory.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2018
Fresh off of the opening of his own show, Pretty Woman composer and lyricist Bryan Adams hopped over to the St. James to catch the royal family of Arendelle in action. Check out the photo below of Adams, Caissie Levy, and Anna Standby Aisha Jackson!
by Stephen Sorokoff - Jun 25, 2018
To pun the title of the current hit show on the Boyd/Quinson Main Stage, Debra Jo Rupp is an esteemed member of 'The Royal Family of Barrington Stage Company' inasmuch she is a BSC Associate Artist. She is brilliant in The Cake!