Friday, February 23, 2018

Director Rebecca Frecknall: ‘Though it’s changing, theatre is still white, middle-class and male’ by Fergus Morgan

Having worked her way up through national and regional directors’ schemes, Rebecca Frecknall is about to open her second production of Tennessee

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EastEnders' Harry Reid Joins New Cast Of WITNESS FOR THE PROSECUTION At London County Hall by BroadwayWorld

Eleanor Lloyd Productions and Rebecca Stafford Productions announce the new cast for Witness for the Prosecution by Agatha Christie, starring television actor Harry Reid as the accused, Leon…

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Thursday, February 22, 2018

Rebecca Luker and Ed Dixon Will Star in Readings of New Musical Piece of Mind by Andrew Gans

Daniel Goldstein will direct the industry presentations.

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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

‘Dead and Breathing’ brings up anxious question of life or death by Blouin Artinfo

The play “Dead and Breathing” brings up the moral questions associated with a painful life and the wish to end it when a dying millionaire asks her nurse to kill her.The plot revolves ar…

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Sunday, February 18, 2018

Dead and Breathing review – tense question of life or death by Clare Brennan

Unity theatre, LiverpoolMoral conundrums abound in this ‘breath-holdingly taut’ tale of an dying millionaire who asks her nurse to end her lifeCarolyn is a 68-year-old multimillionaire l…

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Saturday, February 17, 2018

Flight - Putting A Human Face On A Hot Button Issue by (judd Hollander)

Reviewed by Judd HollanderThe McKittrick Hotel, home to such artistic triumphs as Sleep No More and The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart, has another winner with their latest offering, Flig…

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Friday, February 16, 2018

Odds & Ends: Annaleigh Ashford to Lead New Comedy Pilot, Bryan Batt Will Perform An Act of God & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Annaleigh Ashford to Lead New Comedy Pilot Annaleigh Ashford has booked a new TV gig! The Tony winner will take on the lea…

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Thursday, February 15, 2018

On the Couch with Rebecca Coates by Arts Review

Who is Rebecca Coates? Director of Shepparton Art Museum (SAM), located in regional Victoria – home to one of Australia’s leading ceramics collections in regional Australia, presenti…

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Actor Rebecca Yeo: ‘My first job taught me to search fearlessly for truth – and not to cut my hair mid-shoot’ by John Byrne

London, December 2012: I’m in an unfamiliar room waiting to meet Sean Spencer, the writer and director of Panic, an independent feature

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Monday, February 12, 2018

Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of Playwrights Horizons' The Flat Earth

Tony winner Rebecca Taichman directs Lindsey Ferrentino's play, beginning performances March 16.

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Full Casting Announced for Broadway's Summer: The Donna Summer Musical by Lindsey Sullivan

Complete casting has been announced for Summer: The Donna Summer Musical on Broadway. As previously reported, Tony winner LaChanze, Ariana DeBose and Storm Lever will portray Donna Summer at…

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Ensemble cast for ‘Summer: The Donna Summer Musical’ by Caitlin Huston

Alongside LaChanze, Ariana DeBose and Storm Lever, who will be playing three versions of Donna, Aaron Kohn will take on the role of “Neil,” Ken Robinson will play “Andrew G…

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‘’In the Mood for Love’’ at Prince Charles Cinema, London by Blouin Artinfo

Prince Charles Cinema in London will be hosting the screening of the 2000 Hong Kong film "In the Mood for Love."The film is directed by the Hong Kong Second Wave filmmaker, internationally r…

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Sunday, February 11, 2018

WATCH: If her friends could see her now… they would spot @RebeccaTrehearn transformed for #SweetCharity @NottmPlayhouse

Olivier Award-winning actress Rebecca Trehearn will take on the title role in Nottingham Playhouse’s revival of the Broadway musical classic SWEET CHARITY this summer. Check out this fabul…

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Friday, February 9, 2018

‘Themes of truth & closure’: BLACK MOUNTAIN – Orange Tree Theatre ★★★★ by Michael Davis

In Brad Birch’s Black Mountain, we meet Pau and Rebecca who have taken a trip to the countryside. It’s soon apparent this ‘retreat’ isn’t for a rest or holiday, but a chance to tal…

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Theatre News: Rebecca Trehearn to star in Sweet Charity at Nottingham Playhouse

The Olivier Award-winning actress will star in the title role in Bill Buckhurst's production

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Nottingham Playhouse Announces New Season by BroadwayWorld

NOTTINGHAM PLAYHOUSE has unveiled its updated season programme for 2018, under new Artistic Director Adam Penford. Fresh from the West End, the Playhouse has confirmed that Olivier award-win…

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BWW Interview: Matthew Needham Talks SUMMER AND SMOKE by Rona Kelly

This spring, Matthew Needham will feature inSummer and Smoke at the Almeida Theatre. Rebecca Frecknall's production marks his third show at the theatre this year, having never previously per…

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Thursday, February 8, 2018

Hoxton Hall Announces Cast For Female Parts Shorts and Full Spring Programming by BroadwayWorld

Hoxton Hall today announces the full cast for Female Parts Shorts A Woman Alone, The Immigrant and A Mother - a collection of short plays directed by Karena Johnson, Artistic Director of Hox…

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Monday, February 5, 2018

World Premiere of Lindsey Ferrentino’s This Flat Earth Finds Its Cast by Olivia Clement

The new play will debut Off-Broadway at Playwrights Horizons this spring with direction by Tony winner Rebecca Taichman.

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Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Broadway's My Fair Lady, Starring Lauren Ambrose, Announces Full Casting by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for Broadway's highly anticipated new production of Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady. Tony winner Bartlett Sher directs and Tony winner Christopher Gattelli…

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Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Tonight's Star Line Up At Leicester Square Theatre's Footlight Singer Showcase by BroadwayWorld

Stars are lining up to take part in the Footlight Singer Showcase at Leicester Square Theatre tonight. Amy Lennox Kinky Boots and Michael Auger Collabro will join Oscar Conlon-Morrey as his …

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Monday, January 29, 2018

Ovations Profile: Jacqueline Wright by Vanessa Cate

by Vanessa Cate Jacqueline Wright is a powerhouse performer, eclectic, kind, and versatile. She has been nominated for her performance in Blueberry Toast at Echo Theatre Company - a g…

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Monday, January 22, 2018

‘Bears’ at Theatre Centre, Toronto by Blouin Artinfo

Theatre Centre, Toronto is staging “Bears,” written and directed by Alberta playwright Matthew MacKenzie, with choreography by Monica Dottor. MacKenzie’s “Bears” centers aroun…

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Friday, January 19, 2018

The Band's Visit & Hello, Dolly! Casting Directors Among 2018 Artios Award Winners by

A talented group of Broadway casting directors were hat-tipped for their work at the 33rd annual Artios Awards. The dual-coast ceremony was hosted by Bridget Everett at NYC's Stage 48 an…

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Thursday, January 18, 2018

Hindle Wakes by Wendy Caster

Sex. It's a tricky thing, is sex.Throughout history, including now, cultures have sought to tame sex's complexity via rigid rules, assumptions, and limitations (particularly for women), with…

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Bill Milner, Rebecca Caine, and More Join Sheila Hancock in London’s Harold and Maude by Ryan McPhee

The U.K. production will begin February 19 at the Charing Cross Theatre.

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Monday, January 15, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Peregrine Heard by Zack Calhoon

Peregrine Heard is a middle child. New York: Chuck Mee’s soot & spit, Piehole’s Ski End (New Ohio), Power Couple (Ars Nova ANTFest), Frontiéres Sans Frontières (Bushwick Starr), Bl…

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Friday, January 12, 2018

Kate Baldwin and Rebecca Luker Joining Forces for Barbara Cook Tribute by Robert Viagas

The June 17 Till There Was You concerts will also feature Karen Ziemba, Christiane Noll, and more stars.

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

Exclusive Video! Go Backstage at Broadway's The Parisian Woman with Uma Thurman & More by Lindsey Sullivan

House of Cards creator Beau Willimon's The Parisian Woman is a political drama set in Washington, D.C., where powerful friends are the only kind worth having. Peppered with dark humor, t…

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Broadway Theater Review: The Parisian Woman with Uma Thurman by Lauren Yarger

The Parisian WomanBy Beau WillimonDirected by Pam MacKinnonHudson TheatreThrough March 11By Lauren YargerBlackmail, political ambition, sexual scandals and Trump jokes combine to make more t…

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