Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Windsors Take New York! Chatting with the KING CHARLES III Company on Opening Night! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: The play about Britain's future king, King Charles III, which began previews October 10, 2015, officially opened Sunday night, November 1, at the Music Box Thea…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:42PM
Sunday, May 26, 2024

Meet Patrick Bateman- Highlights from AMERICAN PSYCHO on Broadway! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: AMERICAN PSYCHO, the American premiere of a new musical based on the novel by Bret Easton Ellis -- which celebrates the 25th anniversary of its publication this…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:24PM
Sunday, March 24, 2024

Actor Tamara Lawrance: ‘Less and less do I relish playing hyper-disturbed characters’ by Kate Kellaway

The award-winning actor, best known for her roles in The Silent Twins and Time, on learning from her characters, writing poetry and trying to live in the moment As an actor, Tamara Lawrance,…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 05:42AM
Friday, March 22, 2024

Andrew Rannells and Katie Brayben Will Lead Tammy Faye at Broadway's Palace Theatre by Darryn King

Two-time Tony nominee Andrew Rannells and two-time Olivier Award winner Katie Brayben, the stars of the Off-West End production of the Elton John musical Tammy Faye, will reprise their roles…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 09:06AM
Wednesday, February 21, 2024

DEAR ENGLAND Stage Play Set For BBC Series; Joseph Fiennes to Reprise Role in James Graham's Adaptation

The BBC has commissioned Dear England, a new drama series adapted from James Graham’s (Sherwood, The Way, Quiz) hit National Theatre play. Joseph Fiennes (The Handmaid’s Tale, Shakespear…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:51PM
Sunday, January 28, 2024

The RSC’s new power duo: ‘It’s a mammoth job. That’s why we want to do it shoulder to shoulder’ by Sarah Crompton

Tamara Harvey and Daniel Evans, the company’s new co-artistic directors, on work-life balance, their first season in charge – and what they’ll do when they disagree. Plus, below, six t…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 04:18AM
Friday, December 15, 2023

Barry Humphries remembered as an ‘interstellar’ talent at Sydney Opera House memorial service by Henry Belot

‘He loved to torment his audiences but it was from a place of love’, his son Rupert said of his father Follow our Australia news live blog for latest updates Get our morning and afterno…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:36AM
Saturday, November 18, 2023

Broadway Update by Barry Gordin

Tammy Faye and Queen’s Gambit Musicals By: David Sheward November 18, 2023: The Almeida Theater production of the Olivier Award-nominated musical Tammy Faye, will transfer to a Nederla…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 02:00PM
Wednesday, October 18, 2023

Bach: Mass In B Minor. Dinis Sousa, Conductor; Monteverdi Choir; English Baroque Soloists by McCarter Theatre Center

A choir founded to honor the color of Italian music follows its performance at King Charles III’s coronation with a rendition of one of Bach’s final masterworks.

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:41AM
Wednesday, July 19, 2023

Princess Di—Gone But Still Kicking! paints a divisive portrait of the late royal by Bridgette M. Redman

An icon and legend, the late Princess Diana, first wife to King Charles III, lends herself to many different interpretations.  Jillann Gabrielle has established herself as a creator and per…

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 11:20AM
Monday, June 19, 2023

Parliament in Colors: Cameo Lights up Palace of Westminster by Michael Eddy

In celebration of the coronation of King Charles III on May 6, the Palace of Westminster in London was illuminated in the iconic colors of the Union Jack - red, white, and blue. To illuminat…

SOURCE: PLSN at 10:59AM

Hamilton's King George and the flyover for King Charles III | West End LIVE 2023 by Official London Theatre

Hamiltion's King George introduces King Charles III's birthday flyover at West End LIVE 2023! Official London Theatre is the number one site to get theatre tickets, news and exclusive inter…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:43AM
Monday, May 8, 2023

Cameo Illuminates the Coronation Concert for King Charles III at Windsor Castle by Michael Eddy

On May 6, the world turned its eyes to Westminster Abbey. The coronation of King Charles III was held here in front of 2,300 invited guests. One day later, more than 20,000 visitors attended…

SOURCE: PLSN at 11:05AM

Video: Nicole Scherzinger Performs 'Reflection' From MULAN at the Coronation Concert

The Coronation Concert took place on Sunday 7 May on the grounds of Windsor Castle to honor the coronation of King Charles III. As part of the event, Nicole Scherzinger took the stage to per…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:48AM
Sunday, May 7, 2023

Video: Watch the Official Music Video for Andrew Lloyd Webber's King Charles Coronation Anthem 'Make a Joyful Noise'

Watch the official music video for Andrew Lloyd Webber's Coronation Anthem for King Charles III and Queen Camila, recorded at Abbey Road Studios with the Fanfare Trumpeters of the Royal Air …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:36AM

My play King Charles III was written as a tragedy. It’s a warning about what happens now by Mike Bartlett

From Netflix’s The Crown to a play in the West End, what has the character of Charles taught us about entitlement and radicalism? There are many good reasons Shakespeare was drawn to write…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:36AM
Saturday, May 6, 2023

Hear Andrew Lloyd Webber's Coronation Anthem 'Make a Joyful Noise,' Honoring King Charles III by Meg Masseron

The song features The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the Choir of Westminster Abbey, the Fanfare Trumpeters of the Royal Air Force, and Tthe Westminster Abbey Sub-Organist Peter Holder.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:12PM

Andrew Lloyd Webber's King Charles Coronation Anthem Single Released

Decca Records has released the new single of Andrew Lloyd Webber's specially commissioned Anthem for the Coronation of Their Majesties King Charles III & Queen Camilla, entitled 'Make A …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:02PM

On Coronation Day we look at shows based on royalty running in the West End by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Today sees the coronation of King Charles III and we thought it worth a brief look at the portrayal of royalty in current productions playing in the West End. This post On Co…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 01:29AM
Friday, May 5, 2023

Make A Joyful Noise – The Coronation Anthem by Andrew Lloyd Webber (Official Music Video) by Andrew Lloyd Webber Musicals

Pre-Save & Pre-Order here: https://decca.lnk.to/MakeAJoyfulNoiseSR Official Music Video for Andrew Lloyd Webber’s specially commissioned Anthem for the Coronation of Their Majesties King …

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:42PM

A Coronation Anthem: In Conversation with Andrew Lloyd Webber by Andrew Lloyd Webber Musicals

#Coronation #MakeAJoyfulNoise Andrew Lloyd Webber discusses what an honour it is to have been asked to write a Coronation Anthem for His Majesty King Charles III. Tune in as Andrew explains…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:32AM

Listen: Kerry Ellis Releases New Single 'Kings & Queens'

Singer and stage star Kerry Ellis has released Kings & Queens, a stunning anthem recorded in celebration of the monarch's impending coronation, and dedicated to King Charles III himself…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:18AM
Thursday, May 4, 2023

***** ‘CYMBELINE’ REVIEW – SHAKESPEARE’S KNOTTY ROMANCE IS A FABULOUS FAREWELL FOR DORAN by Robert Shuman

(Mark Lawson’s article appeared in the guardian, 5/4;Photo:  Peter De Jersey as Cymbeline. Photograph: Ellie Kurttz.) Royal Shakespeare theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon Departing artistic di…

SOURCE: stagevoices.com at 06:29PM

Cymbeline review – Shakespeare’s knotty romance is a fabulous farewell for Doran by Mark Lawson

Royal Shakespeare theatre, Stratford-upon-AvonDeparting artistic director Greg Doran reinvigorates this tale of a royal family in crisis with clarity and intelligence The president of the Ro…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:54AM
Wednesday, April 26, 2023

Sir Antonio Pappano: Conducting the King's Coronation is a 'Daunting Job'

Sir Antonio Pappano has said that conducting King Charles III's coronation service at Westminster Abbey, is 'going to be an absolutely daunting job.'

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:18AM
Friday, April 14, 2023

West End's Her Majesty's Theatre Will Be Renamed With the Coronation of King Charles III by Logan Culwell-Block

The Andrew Lloyd Webber-owned theatre is currently home to the London run of The Phantom of the Opera.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:12AM
Thursday, April 13, 2023

West End Venue Her Majesty's Theatre To Be Renamed To Mark The Coronation of King Charles III

West End venue Her Majesty’s Theatre will be renamed His Majesty’s Theatre on May 6, in honor of the coronation of King Charles III.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:24PM
Tuesday, February 21, 2023

Andrew Lloyd Webber to Write Coronation Theme for King Charles III by Margaret Hall

The work is scored specifically for the organ and choir of Westminster Abbey.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:28PM
Monday, February 20, 2023

Andrew Lloyd Webber to Compose Coronation Anthem

Buckingham Palace has confirmed that Andrew Lloyd Webber has been chosen to compose King Charles III's Coronation Anthem.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:28AM
Monday, December 5, 2022

Truss, Holly and Phil and MPs inspire UK’s best Christmas cracker jokes by Jim Waterson

In keeping with tradition, jokes chosen by Gold TV poll more likely to elicit groans of despair than laughter Jokes about Phil Schofield, Liz Truss, and the cost of living crisis are among t…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:48AM
Saturday, October 1, 2022

King Charles III (movie review) by Wendy Caster

My friend and I were psyched to go to the play King Charles III on Broadway in 2016. We had read the rave reviews and heard the buzz. Come intermission, we looked at each other and said, p…

SOURCE: Show Showdown at 01:43PM

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