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Friday, May 24, 2019

BWW Review: A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM at St Nicholas' Rest Garden by Fiona Scott

The Lord Chaimberlain's Men return to Brighton Festival with their dreamy production of A Midsummer Night's Dream. This year the all-male Shakespeare outdoor theatre company are launching th…

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

BWW Review: COOPED, Worthing Pavilion Theatre by Fiona Scott

Spymonkey are a quartet of performers from Spain, Germany and England formed in 1997. They are celebrating 20 years of performing together by bringing their horror spoof,Cooped,to Worthing's…

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

BWW Feature: WAITRESS Cast Announcement at Adelphi Theatre by Fiona Scott

On 21 May, it was announced that Lucie Jones Rent, Les Miserables, Legally Blonde, Girlfriends and Ashley Roberts The Pussycat Dolls, Strictly Come Dancing will be joining the cast of Waitre…

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Monday, May 20, 2019

BWW Review: SUPERHOE, Attenborough Centre For The Contemporary Arts by Fiona Scott

Nicole Lecky brings her sell-out London show to Brighton Festival. Due to an unforeseen injury, this performance was adapted after Lecky suffered a twisted ankle. Directed by Jade Lewis and …

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BWW Interview: Trevor Dion Nicholas Talks MAIN MEN OF MUSICALS at Cadogan Hall by Fiona Scott

Trevor Dion Nicholas has been granting wishes as the Genie in Aladdin on Broadway and in the West End. He spoke to BroadwayWorld about his career and upcoming concert appearance at Main Men …

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Friday, May 17, 2019

BWW Interview: Peter Land Talks TO GILLIE, WITH LOVE by Fiona Scott

Peter Land is a New Zealand actor known for his roles across the globe. He is also the husband of the late Dame Gillian Lynne, renowned choreographer. Peter spoke to BroadwayWorld about Gill…

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

BWW Review: MY LEFT RIGHT FOOT: THE MUSICAL, Theatre Royal Brighton by Fiona Scott

Following a highly succesful run at the 2018 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, My Left Right Foot The Musical makes a stop in the Theatre Royal as part of the Brighton Festival and at the end of th…

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Monday, May 13, 2019

BWW Interview: Jenny Galloway Talks THE STARRY MESSENGER by Fiona Scott

Jenny Galloway is known for her appearances in Les Miserables, Sweeney Todd and Mamma Mia. She speaks to BroadwayWorld about her latest role in Kenneth Lonergan'sThe Starry Messenger, alongs…

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Tuesday, May 7, 2019

BWW Interview: Cirque du Soleil Puppeteers Talk TORUK - THE FIRST FLIGHT by Fiona Scott

TORUK - The First Flight is a show inspired by James Cameron's movieAVATAR, and created by Cirque du Soleil it comes to London's O2 Arena in June. BroadwayWorldspoke to puppeteers Helen Day …

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Monday, April 22, 2019

BWW Interview: Janie Dee Talks New Musical THE HAPPY PRINCE by Fiona Scott

Renowned actressJanie Dee is currently playing Phyllisin Follies at the National Theatre. Next month, she takes a break to be part of Hal Cazalet's new musical adaptation of Oscar Wilde'sThe…

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Thursday, April 18, 2019

BWW Interview: Alex Parker Talks CAROUSEL: A CONCERT at Cadogan Hall by Fiona Scott

Alex Parker has been the Musical Director for productions such as Barnum at the Menier Chocolate Factory and the UK Tour of Wonderland.His latest project is a concert version of Carousel at …

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

BWW Review: AMERICAN IDIOT, Theatre Royal Brighton by Fiona Scott

Green Day's 2004 concept album American Idiot shot to fame for its themes of disillusion and angst in society during events such as the war in Iraq. The rock musical based on the album of th…

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Monday, April 15, 2019

BWW Interview: Giles Terera Talks ROSMERSHOLM by Fiona Scott

Giles Terera is an Olivier Award-winning actor for his portrayal of Aaron Burr in Hamilton. Since leaving the American Revolution at the Victoria Palace Theatre, he has staged a workshop of …

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

BWW Interview: Cassidy Janson Talks MAN OF LA MANCHA at London Coliseum by Fiona Scott

After leading the West End cast of Beautiful - The Carole King Musical, Cassidy Janson formed part of the Leading Ladies trio and appeared in the English National Opera's production of Chess…

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

BWW Interview: Peter Polycarpou Talks MAN OF LA MANCHA at London Coliseum by Fiona Scott

Peter Polycarpou is a renowned stage, film and TV performer, most recently seen in Oslo at the National Theatre. He now takes on the role of Don Quixote's squire, Sancho Panza in Man of the …

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Sunday, April 7, 2019

BWW Review: SHOWSTOPPERS, Theatre Royal Brighton by Fiona Scott

On previous visits to Brighton, Sean McCall of the Showstoppers company recalls their creation of an improvised musical set on the Palace Pier, amongst other places. Tonight, the audience gi…

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BWW Interview: Cast of MAGGIE MAY at Finborough Theatre by Fiona Scott

Kara Lily Hayworth and Natalie Williams are currently starring in Finborough Theatre's revival of Lionel Bart's musical, Maggie May. They spoke to BroadwayWorld about the show.

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Friday, April 5, 2019

BWW Interview: Ben Forster Talks ME, MYSELF AND MUSICALS at Theatre Royal Haymarket by Fiona Scott

Ben Forster has had one of the most varied stage careers in recent years, having played the roles of Jesus in Jesus Christ Superstar the Angel of Music in Phantom of the Opera and Buddy in E…

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Thursday, April 4, 2019

BWW Feature: EMIL AND THE DETECTIVES with National Theatre Let's Play at Theatre Royal Brighton by Fiona Scott

Year 5 pupils from Queen's Park Primary School, Brighton, staged their own production of Emil and the Detectives at Theatre Royal Brighton this week on 3 April in a collaborative project wit…

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BWW Interview: Hal Cazalet Talks THE HAPPY PRINCE at The Place by Fiona Scott

Hal Cazalet is a leading operamusical theatre actor and singer in the UK and US. He now turns to directing his musical adaption of Oscar Wilde's The Happy Prince.

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

BWW Interview: Toby Peach Talks LOOKING FORWARD at Battersea Arts Centre by Fiona Scott

Around 100,000 young people in the UK live with, and beyond, cancer. Toby Peach, a writer and performer, is one of them.Amongst other projects, he has toured internationally with his award-w…

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Monday, March 25, 2019

BWW Interview: Jason Robert Brown Discusses His West End Concert by Fiona Scott

Multi-award winning composer, lyricist and playwright Jason Robert Brown is the man behind the well-loved scores of Songs for a New World, Parade, The Bridges of Madison County and more.He w…

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Monday, March 18, 2019

BWW Interview: Natasha J Barnes Talks THE TWILIGHT ZONE at Ambassadors Theatre by Fiona Scott

Natasha J Barnes is known for covering and playing the role of Fanny Brice in Funny Girl, and more recently Charlotte Bronte in Wasted at the Southwark Playhouse.She now joins the cast ofThe…

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Friday, March 15, 2019

BWW Interview: Oliver Alvin-Wilson Talks THE TWILIGHT ZONE by Fiona Scott

Oliver Alvin-Wilson is known for a plethora of Shakespearean roles, Nine Night, and the previous run of The Twilight Zone at the Almeida Theatre.He now speaks to BroadwayWorld about returnin…

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BWW Interview: Oliver Alvin-Wilson Talks THE TWILIGHT ZONE at Ambassadors Theatre by Fiona Scott

Oliver Alvin-Wilson is known for a plethora of Shakespearean roles, Nine Night, and the previous run of The Twilight Zone at the Almeida Theatre.He now speaks to BroadwayWorld about returnin…

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Thursday, March 14, 2019

BWW Interview: Chris Bush Talks STANDING AT THE SKY'S EDGE at the Crucible Theatre by Fiona Scott

Chris Bush is an award-winning British playwright. Previous projects includeTONY The Blair Musical, PericlesandThe Assassination of Katie Hopkins.She speaks to BroadwayWorld about her newest…

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

BWW Interview: Basheba Baptiste Talks MEMORIES at Lyric Hammersmith by Fiona Scott

Basheba Baptiste is a young actor and playwright. Her play Memories is being performed as part of theEvolution Festival currently running at Lyric Hammersmith.

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

BWW Interview: Layton Williams Discusses EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE by Fiona Scott

Layton Williams first appeared on a West End stage as Billy Elliot at the Victoria Palace Theatre in 2007. He now leads the cast of Everybody's Talking About Jamie and spoke to BroadwayWorld…

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Wednesday, February 27, 2019

BWW Interview: Travis Alabanza Talks THE RIDICULOUS DARKNESS at the Gate Theatre by Fiona Scott

Travis Alabanza is a performance artist based in London. They are known for their solo show Burgerz and their LGBTQ rights activism. Travis spoke to BroadwayWorld about their involvement in …

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Monday, February 18, 2019

BWW Interview: Rebecca Trehearn Talks RAGS THE MUSICAL at Hope Mill Theatre by Fiona Scott

Rebecca Trehearn recently led the Nottingham Playhouse's production of Sweet Charity as Charity and an Olivier Award-winning performance as Julie LaVerne in Showboat. She speaks to BroadwayW…

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019

BWW Interview: Danielle Hope Talks IN HER SHOES at Live At Zedel by Fiona Scott

In the past few months, Danielle Hope has played Sherrie in the UK Tour of Rock of Ages and Miss Snow in the London Palladium's Christmas pantomime, Snow White.She returns to Live at Zedel w…

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