Tuesday, March 19, 2019

REVIEW: Richard III, Alexandra Palace Theatre ✭✭✭ by Tim Hochstrasser

By Tim Hochstrasser Tim Hochstrasser reviews Headlong's new production of William Shakespeare's Richard III now playing at the newly restored Alexandra Palace Theatre. This post REVIEW: Rich…

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Alexandra Palace Theatre reopens with a shambling Richard III

Headlong production fails to light up £18.8m restored space

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Monday, March 18, 2019

Review: Richard III, Alexandra Palace by Alannah Jones

Review: Richard III, Alexandra Palace3.0starsFor its first play to be staged in 80 years, the Alexandra Palace Theatre houses Shakespeare’s Richard III, a Headlong production directed by J…

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Thursday, March 14, 2019

Roger Wright West End Leading Man To Bring THE FEEL GOOD SHOW At The Other Palace Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Roger Wright the first man to play the role of the adult 'Simba' in the West End production 'The Lion King and ITV Superstar finalist will perform, 'The Feel Good Show' at 'The Other Palace'…

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Absurd Person Singular review at Watford Palace Theatre – ‘an energetic staging’ by Dave Fargnoli

Regularly revived since its 1972 premiere, Alan Ayckbourn’s Absurd Person Singular is a slow-moving but sharply observed farce of social climbing and

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Photo Flash: The New West End Cast of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Begins Rehearsals by BroadwayWorld

Rehearsals began this week for the fourth West End cast of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child who will start performances at the Palace Theatre in London on 22 May 2019 following the final pe…

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Around The U.S.A. in 80 Musicals: Part I: Northeast by JK

With the success of last year's Around the World in 80 Musicals (and thank you for your support on that!), we are happy to bring you a new series: Around the U.S.A. in 80 Musicals! Over the…

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Stage Right in Greensburg will race the clock for world record fastest musical by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The company starts at 5:30 a.m. from scratch and goes until the houselights dim for a performance at the Palace Theatre.

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Tuesday, March 5, 2019

FROZEN Will Premiere In Chicago in October 2020 by BroadwayWorld

From the producers of The Lion King and Aladdin, Disney's Frozen, the Tony -nominated Best Musical, will play an exclusive 11-week premiere engagement at Broadway In Chicago's Cadillac Palac…

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'Frozen' the Disney musical is coming to Chicago in 2020 by Chris Jones

Picking an aptly frigid day for their official announcement, Disney Theatricals said Tuesday that the Broadway musical “Frozen” is coming to Chicago. The first national tour of the music…

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BEHIND THE SCENES: Discover the more about the restoration of Alexandra Palace’s Victorian theatre before the arrival of Richard III by Featured Content

Alexandra Palace Theatre, which hosts Richard III from 13 to 31 March 2019, entertained audiences of thousands during its Victorian heyday, but has been closed to the public for 80 years. Th…

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

GALLERY: Peek into rehearsals for Headlong & Alexandra Palace’s exciting new version of Richard III by Featured Content

Crowns, contortion and the most neatly arranged mood wall you're ever likely to see - take a look into rehearsals for Richard III, then book your tickets to see it as it comes to the newly r…

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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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Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Heathers Star Carrie Hope Fletcher to Lead But I’m A Cheerleader London Showcase by Adam Hetrick

The musical based on the 2000 Lionsgate cult film will be presented as part of MTFestUK at the Other Palace Theatre.

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019

UPCOMING: Am Dram A Musical Comedy at The Other Palace by Julian Eaves

By Julian Eaves Julian Eaves take a look at Am Dram a new musical comedy by Katie Lam and Alex Parker which recently previewed at The Other Palace Theatre. Am Dram: A Musical Comedy The Othe…

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Monday, February 4, 2019

Good Dog review at Watford Palace Theatre – ‘superb play about inner-city life’ by Jn Benjamin

Arinze Kene’s play Good Dog is a tale that will be familiar to working class inner-city dwellers across the UK. Kwaku Mills’

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Casting announced for MT Fest UK by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Casting has been announced for MT Fest UK – a two week festival of new musical theatre presented by Paul Taylor-Mills at The Other Palace Theatre, London in February 20…

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Sunday, February 3, 2019

Top London Stage This Week: Pinter and Miller to The Streets by Mark Beech

In London performing arts this week, “Leave to Remain” and “Cost of Living” have both opened to some strong reviews. The revival of the acclaimed “Home, I’m Darling” and the fi…

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

BWW Interview: Rachel John Talks WEST END WOMEN by Fiona Scott

Rachel John recently finished her Olivier-nominated run as Angelica Schuyler in Hamilton at the Victoria Palace Theatre. She has also been seen in Memphis and The Bodyguard. Rachel is now ap…

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Watford Palace Theatre Announces Full Cast For Alan Ayckbourn's ABSURD PERSON SINGULAR by BroadwayWorld

Watford Palace Theatre today announces full cast for Alan Ayckbourn's Absurd Person Singular. Joining the previously announced Terence Frisch Sidney and Jill McAusland Jane are Oliver Longst…

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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Around the World in 80 Musicals: Part V: The Middle East and Africa by JK

Today our world tour continues to the Dark Continent and the desert region, with stops in 7 countries. This week's adventure covers 10 more musicals - some are blockbusters, others criticall…

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Friday, January 18, 2019

Flash in a Pan: 'Lestat' by Rob Weinert-Kendt

Rob Harvila's much-discussed recent article on the meaning and value of harsh criticism in the age of social media got me thinking back to my days as a more or less full-time critic in New Y…

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Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Wake Up With BWW 1/15: WEST SIDE STORY Casting, Palace Theatre Renovation News, and More by Stephanie Wild

Good morning, BroadwayWorld Begin your Tuesday the only way Broadway fans know how by catching up on the latest news

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Monday, January 14, 2019

Palace Theatre Renovations Delayed Due to Setback by Stephanie Wild

Renovations for Broadway's Palace Theatre have been in talks for quite some time, but now, according to Forbes, it seems that before the project has even begun, there has been a setback.

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Today on Broadway: Monday, January 14, 2019 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Palace Theatre Renovations Hit Snag, BroadwayCon Previews Spring Musicals, “This Week on Broadway” Live! “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday…

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Friday, January 11, 2019

The Friday 5: 5 Title Songs: 1988 - 1995 by JK

This week, we start with the biggest hit with the longest run, and end with a high-profile, star-powered flop. Just goes to show that the longest-running show and a disappointing show can bo…

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Thursday, January 10, 2019

Over-budget £60m Victoria Palace redevelopment halves Cameron Mackintosh’s profits by Giverny Masso

Last year’s profits for Cameron Mackintosh’s theatre operations company were hit by the “astronomical” cost of redeveloping the Victoria Palace Theatre, financial

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Friday, January 4, 2019

The Friday 5: 5 Title Songs: 1983 - 1987 by JK

Last year, we began a series of the Best Title Songs From Broadway Shows. Over the next few weeks, we'll finish that up. This week, it's all about the mid-80's. There were so many wonderful …

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Sunday, December 16, 2018

“The Book of Mormon” at Eugene O'Neill Theatre, New York by Blouin Artinfo

The nine-time Tony Award-winning Best Musical, “The Book of Mormon,” continues its outrageous run at New York’s Eugene O'Neill Theatre through August 11, 2019.The New York Times has ca…

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Friday, December 14, 2018

Paul Taylor-Mills launches MT FEST UK by Carly-Ann Clements

There will be a festival dedicated to new musical theatre running for two weeks in February 2019 at The Other Palace theatre. The post Paul Taylor-Mills launches MT FEST UK appeared first on…

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Jack and the Beanstalk review at Watford Palace Theatre – ‘old-fashioned charm’ by Ava Davies

There’s a touch of old-fashioned charm to the Watford Palace Theatre’s panto this year – not that there’s anything wrong with that.

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