Friday, June 11, 2021

Odds & Ends: Ian McKellen Uses Solo Show Profits to Raise Over £5 Million for the Theater Industry by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Actors' Salaries Covered by Fund Created by Ian McKellen on Stage Here's another reason to adore stage and screen legend I…

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Friday, May 14, 2021

A Complete Guide to Broadway's Reopening by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway is officially coming back! Here's the need-to-know information on when all your favorite Broadway shows will raise the curtain once again. September Hamilton - September 14 Th…

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Friday, May 7, 2021

Whoopee! Chicago Set to Resume Broadway Performances in the Fall by Lindsey Sullivan

Following the Broadway shutdown, the Tony-winning revival of Chicago will resume performances at the Ambassador Theatre on September 14. The musical celebrates its 25th anniversary on Broad…

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‘Chicago’ Announces Broadway Return: September Reopening Sets Stage For Revival’s 25th Anniversary by Greg Evans

Chicago will return to Broadway just in time for its 25th anniversary: The musical is set to reopen at the Ambassador Theatre on Tuesday, September 14. The Kander-Ebb-Fosse musical becomes t…

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‘Chicago’ will return to Broadway on Sept. 14 by Caitlin Huston

“Chicago” will resume performances on Broadway starting Sept. 14. The production, which had been running on Broadway since 1996, put tickets on sale Friday for its run at the Ambassador …

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Tuesday, March 23, 2021

ATG Buys Prominent US Venues Ahead of Live Production Return by Sarah Johnson

Ambassador Theatre Group, the biggest theatre organisation in the West End, has made a bold prediction on Broadway’s resurgence following

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Providence Equity Bets on Live Event Rebound With Nederlander-ATG Theater Deal by Cynthia Littleton

Private equity giant Providence Equity Partners is betting on the rebound of the live event business, backing Ambassador Theatre Group’s acquisition of high-end venues in San Francisco and…

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Monday, March 22, 2021

S.F.’s historic Golden Gate and Orpheum theaters to be acquired by British company by Joshua Kosman

The Ambassador Theatre Group, which also runs the Curran, will now oversee the city's three major commercial theaters.

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Ambassador Theatre Group Acquires Theatres in San Francisco and Detroit by Andrew Gans

The live theatre and ticketing company adds San Francisco's Golden Gate and Orpheum and Detroit's Fisher to its roster.

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Ambassador Theatre Group Parent Company Announces Pending Acquisition of Theatres in San Francisco and Detroit

International Entertainment Holdings Limited, the parent company of The Ambassador Theatre Group, today announced the pending acquisition by IEHL of the iconic Golden Gate Theatre and Orph…

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Ambassador Theatre Group Acquires Theaters in San Francisco and Detroit by Michael Eddy

International Entertainment Holdings Limited (IEHL), the parent company of The Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG), a leading live-theatre and ticketing organization, and The Nederlander Company,…

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Ambassador Theatre Group Acquires Detroit’s Fisher Theatre, San Francisco’s Golden Gate & Orpheum Theatres From Nederlander by Greg Evans

Three of the nation’s great regional theaters will change ownership this month, with the Ambassador Theatre Group acquiring San Francisco’s Golden Gate and Orpheum theatres and Detroit…

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Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Broadway Who's Who: Paul Tazewell by JK

Chances are you've seen his work, even if you don't recognize Paul Tazewell's name. With a Broadway career that began with 1996's Bring in 'da Noise, Bring in 'da Funk and continues through …

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Tuesday, February 9, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: February 9 - 15 by JK

This Week in  Broadway History: February 9 - 15 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭 Chita Rivera (center) in The Rink February 9, 1984: Chita Rivera and Liza Minnelli open in The Rink at the Mart…

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021

NEWS: Come From Away: The Concert is cancelled as ATG suspends performances at its UK venues until April 2021 by Press Releases

A specially staged concert version of award-winning hit musical Come From Away, due to play at London’s Phoenix Theatre from 10-27 February 2021, has been cancelled following the Ambassado…

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Monday, November 16, 2020

Come on, Babe! Chicago Celebrates Its 24th Broadway Anniversary with New Music Video by

The Tony-winning revival of Chicago opened 24 years ago on Broadway on November 14. Though the razzle-dazzle show is not playing at the Ambassador Theatre due to the ongoing coronavirus pand…

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Sunday, November 15, 2020

NEWS: ATG announces free NHS tickets & casting for pantomimes across the UK by Press Releases

Ambassador Theatre Group has announced that all tickets for the first performance of their pantomimes, produced by Qdos Entertainment in Manchester, Bristol, Milton Keynes, Stoke-on-Trent a…

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Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Theaters As Acquisition Targets by Sandi Durell

Theaters Could Become Acquisition Targets During Pandemic – “As theaters remain dark, there might be a game of musical chairs behind the scenes says Forbes’ Marc Hershberg. According …

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Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Ambassador Theatre Group suspend all Pantomimes until Christmas 2021 by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Ambassador Theatre Group today issued a statement confirming they would suspend all Pantomimes at their theatres until Christmas 2021 as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic. Th…

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Thursday, July 30, 2020

Ambassador Theatre Group Will Lay Off 1200 UK Employees in September

According to The Guardian, Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG) will lay off over 1200 employees in September- a change that will occur following the conclusion of the UK government's furlough sch…

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Ambassador Theatre Group to lay off 1,200 casual staff in UK by Lanre Bakare Arts and Culture Correspondent

Biggest employer in UK theatre to terminate contracts at end of coronavirus furlough scheme Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage The Ambassador Theatre Group (AT…

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Chicago Talent Jessica Ernest Opens Up About the Struggle to Stay Broadway-Ready in Quarantine by

Living near the theater district during the Broadway shutdown, photographer and performer Matthew Stocke has been haunted walking past the empty palaces sitting in repose, waiting for the li…

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Friday, July 10, 2020

Ambassador Theatre Group extends closures until 20 September by Hira Desai

ATG have extended theatre closures until 20 September to help contain the spread of Coronavirus. Read the full statement here. The post Ambassador Theatre Group extends closures until 20 Se…

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Sunday, June 28, 2020

Revisit the 1987 Revival of Dreamgirls Starring Lillias White by Marc J. Franklin

Following an international tour, the production opened at the Ambassador Theatre June 28, 1987.

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Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Broadway Checklist: How Many of These Shows at the Ambassador Theatre Have You Seen? by Playbill Staff

Look back at the 10 most recent productions to play over 100 performances at the beloved theatre.

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Tuesday, May 5, 2020

London Extends Cancellation of West End Performances Through June 28 by Lindsey Sullivan

As a result of the ongoing coronavirus crisis, West End theaters have extended cancellation of performances through June 28. The previous date had been April 26; the Ambassador Theatre Grou…

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Friday, April 3, 2020

Ambassador Theatre Group Suspends London Performances Through May 31 Due to COVID-19 by Lindsey Sullivan

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, Ambassador Theatre Group has announced that all performances at their London venues have been suspended until May 31, according to Variety. These venue…

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Ambassador Theatre Group suspends West End performances through May by Caitlin Huston

Ambassador Theatre Group, which owns 10 West End theaters and several regional theaters, has extended its previous guidance and cancelled performances until May 31. “Due to the on-going Co…

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ATG venues suspend performances until 31 May due to COVID-19

The UK's Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG) have announced that performances for all of its venues' shows will be suspended until Sunday, 31 May 2020 to help further contain the spread of the …

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Ambassador Theatre Group Suspends Performances Until May 31

The UK's Ambassador Theatre Group has announced the suspension of all performances until May 31.

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Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Coronavirus: ATG outlines plans for theatre staff during shutdown by Giverny Masso

Ambassador Theatre Group has outlined its plans for the period of theatre closures due to the coronavirus – which will see the

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