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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Opens Tonight! by BroadwayWorld

Roundabout Theatre Company's Merrily We Roll Along, officially opens tonight With a book by George Furth, music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, Fiasco's production is directed by Fiasco Co-A…

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Guest Blog: Playwright Martin Askew On THERE IS A FIELD by BroadwayWorld

The play is very much about lovelooking for it in all the wrong and right places. It's also about the East End of London. I've tried my best to give people the sharp language and humour of t…

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NOF*CKSGIVEN Comes to Vault Festival by BroadwayWorld

An outrageously funny and heartbreaking example of not giving a fuck. Well, sort of. This is Stacy's anti-slut-shaming tale. One weekend. With drugs. Go harder or go homeless.

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Alice Ripley Will Play The Witch in a Concert Production of INTO THE WOODS At Patchogue Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Tony Award-winning Broadway star Alice Ripley has joined the cast of Into The Woods In Concert at Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts. Ripley will play the role of The Witch.

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Photo Flash: First Look at KEITH? A COMEDY by BroadwayWorld

Arcola Theatre presents the world premiere of Keith A Comedy. Oscar Pearce directs Mark Jax Morgan, Natalie Klamar Roxy, Joseph Milson Keith, Aki Omoshaybi Mohammed, Sara Powell Veena and Li…

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Photo Flash: First Look at National Theatre's FOLLIES by BroadwayWorld

After a sold-out run, Follies returns to the NT in 2019. Stephen Sondheim's legendary musical includes such classic songs as 'Broadway Baby', 'I'm Still Here' and 'Losing My Mind'. Featuring…

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THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK Is Coming To The Royal Albert Hall With A Full Orchestra by BroadwayWorld

See Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back with full, live orchestral accompaniment for the first time ever in the UK this September, as it comes to the Royal Albert Hall.

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Alexander Patmore, Joel Benedict And Paula Tappenden To Join BLOOD BROTHERS Tour by BroadwayWorld

Bill Kenwright's 'Dazzling' Sunday Telegraph production of the international smash hit musical Blood Brothers continues its 2019 Spring tour welcoming three new cast members Alexander Patmor…

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Jordan Li-Smith Presents 'Songs I Wish I Had Written (And Other Guilty Pleasures)' at Bishopsgate Institute by BroadwayWorld

Join award winning musical director and writer Jordan Li-Smith and a slew of special guests for an intimate evening of musical theatre and songs from the Great American Songbook. This concer…

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Cirque Du Soleil's TOTEM Says Goodbye To London's Royal Albert Hall by BroadwayWorld

This week sees the final few days of Cirque du Soleil's TOTEM at London's Royal Albert Hall. Approaching it's 10th successful year of touring since it's 2010 debut, more than 5 million audie…

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Monday, February 18, 2019

Review Roundup: Did Critics Feel Welcomed to the Rock in the UK Premiere of COME FROM AWAY? by BroadwayWorld

Telling the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded air passengers during the wake of 911, and the small town in Newfoundland that welcomed them, will beJenna BoydBeulah and others,Nathanael…

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VIDEO: See The Original Islanders At COME FROM AWAY's London Opening by BroadwayWorld

Tonight saw the London opening of acclaimed musical COME FROM AWAY at the Phoenix Theatre in the West End. See videobelow of the original Islanders joining the cast and creators at curtain c…

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VIDEO: Get A First Look At FIDDLER ON THE ROOF in London by BroadwayWorld

The Menier Chocolate Factory presents its major revival of one of the world's most-beloved musicals of all time, Fiddler on the Roof, in a new staging by Trevor Nunn. Check out new video of …

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Photo Flash: Inside AN EVENING WITH STEPHEN SCHWARTZ at Hope Mill Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Last night, Katy Lipson of Aria Entertainment and Joseph Houston and William Whelton of Hope Mill Theatre hosted 'An Evening with Stephen Schwartz' - a showcase of the legendary, multi-award…

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Photo Flash: First Look at the UK Tour of THE MOUSETRAP by BroadwayWorld

Get a first look below atthe 2019 UK Tour ofThe Mousetrap,the legendary whodunnit and record-breaking murder mystery from Queen of Crime, DameAgatha Christie,starringGwyneth StrongOnly Fools…

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HADESTOWN Box Office Opens Tomorrow by BroadwayWorld

The box office of the Walter Kerr Theatre 219 West 48th Street opens tomorrow at 10 AM for Hadestown, the eagerly anticipated new Broadway musical. The Kerr's normal box office hours will be…

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Theatr Clwyd Announce World Class Team To Lead Major Building Redevelopment by BroadwayWorld

Theatr Clwyd announce today a world renowned team of industry specialists to lead a major redevelopment of the Flintshire arts hub, one of Wales' major cultural assets and an award-winning c…

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Donmar Warehouse Announces Further Casting For SWEET CHARITY by BroadwayWorld

The Donmar Warehouse today announces further casting for Artistic Director Josie Rourke's farewell production, Sweet Charity. Joining previously announced cast members Anne-Marie Duff as Cha…

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Photo Flash: SIX The Musical Celebrate Their 100th Performance by BroadwayWorld

The cast of SIX on the West End celebrated their 100th performance this weekend. The audience on Saturday evening even got to take away a piece of the celebration cake

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Further Casting Announced For The RSC Productions Of THE PROVOKED WIFE and VENICE PRESERVED by BroadwayWorld

The Royal Shakespeare Company has today announced further casting for its forthcoming double-bill of Restoration plays, John Vanbrugh's The Provoked Wife and Thomas Otway's Venice Preserved.…

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Photo Flash: Dolly Parton and More at the Gala Performance of 9 TO 5 in London by BroadwayWorld

Dolly Parton's 9 to 5 the Musical gala performance was held last night, Sunday 17th February. Dolly Parton attended the event, along with celebrity guests including Kylie, Graham Norton and …

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Maynard Eziashi, Mohammed Mansaray, and More Will Lead the UK Tour of BARBER SHOP CHRONICLES - Full Cast Announced! by BroadwayWorld

Fuel have today announced the cast for the UK tour of Inua Ellams' critically acclaimed Barber Shop Chronicles which returns by popular demand.

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Tom Jones Will Headline an Outdoor London Show by BroadwayWorld

Tom Jones has announced a very special headline London show this summer, taking place at the spectacular courtyard of the Royal Hospital Chelsea - home of the Chelsea Pensioners.

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Further Casting Announced THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA, Led by Renee Fleming and Dove Cameron by BroadwayWorld

Scenario Two have announced further casting for the London debut of the acclaimed Broadway musical The Light in the Piazza. The Light in the Piazza will be performed in a full staging at the…

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London Philharmonic Orchestra Announces 2019/20 Royal Festival Hall Season by BroadwayWorld

The London Philharmonic Orchestra today announced its 201920 season at Southbank Centre's Royal Festival Hall, confirming its reputation for bold, creative and distinctive programming that c…

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Anne Steele Returns To Crazy Coqs by BroadwayWorld

Anne Steele is to return to Crazy Coqs to release her brand-new EP, Made Out Of Stars on Wednesday 3 April and Thursday 4 April at 7pm.

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Philharmonia Orchestra Announces 2019/20 London Season by BroadwayWorld

The Philharmonia Orchestra opens its 75th birthday celebrations in January 2020 with the opening weekend of Philharmonia at 75, conducted by Esa-Pekka Salonen. The weekend features a program…

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A Private London Reading Will Be Held For THE PRINCE OF EGYPT by BroadwayWorld

THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, the new stage musical based on the celebrated DreamWorks Animation film and featuring the Academy Award-winning song When You Believe, is holding a private reading in Lo…

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WHITNEY - QUEEN OF THE NIGHT Announces Third West End Date Due To Popular Demand by BroadwayWorld

Critically acclaimed international stage sensation Whitney - Queen of the Night today announces a third date at London's Savoy Theatre, due to huge popular demand.

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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Josh Young and Emily Padgett Announce Birth of Baby Girl by BroadwayWorld

Broadway couple Josh Young and Emily Padgett have announced the birth of their new baby girl. Adele May Young was born on February 3, 2019.

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VIDEO: Dolly Parton Celebrates The London Opening of 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL! by BroadwayWorld

It's time to pour yourself a cup of ambition This evening,Dolly Parton's rollicking9 to 5the Musical openedin the West End.See curtain call photographs below of Dolly celebrating with the ca…

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