Sunday, October 28, 2018

A British Invasion: Spotlight on This Season's Shows from Across the Pond! by BroadwayWorld

The British are coming The British are comingThe 2017-18 Theatre season was littered with shows from London The Children, Farinelli and the King, Angels in America, Travesties, and of course…

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Thursday, October 18, 2018

Alexis Michalik's EDMOND DE BERGERAC Will Make UK Premiere by BroadwayWorld

Alexis Michalik's hilarious comedy won 5 Moliere Awards and continues to play to packed houses in Paris at the Theatre du Palais-Royale. Here it will receive its UK premiere in a new transla…

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Monday, August 6, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - August 6th - Gettin' The Band and Boys In The Band Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Gettin' The Band Back Together 11.66, Head Over Heels 10.81, Summer 3.04, My Fair Lady 2.78 and Beautiful 2.12.The top growing current Broadway…

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Monday, July 16, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - July 16th - The Play That Goes Wrong And Head Over Heels Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Head Over Heels 7.51, The Band's Visit 2.31, My Fair Lady 2.19, Summer 1.82 and Once On this Island 1.59.The top growing current Broadway plays…

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Monday, July 9, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - July 9th - HEAD OVER HEELS Tops Social Chart For Third Consecutive Week! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Head Over Heels 10.17, Anastasia 2.51, Summer 2.28, The Band's Visit 2.21 and Once On this Island 2.04. The top growing current Broadway plays …

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Monday, July 2, 2018

Travesties review at Pitlochry Festival Theatre – ‘breakneck farce and historical drama’ by David Pollock

The addled – and fictional – recollections of an elderly man were the most appropriate ground upon which to found Tom Stoppard’s

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Thursday, June 28, 2018

“Summer and Smoke” at Almeida Theatre, London by Blouin Artinfo

“Summer and Smoke” by tennessee Williams will be on stage at Almeida Theatre, London.The play is directed by Rebecca Frecknall. The play has been given five star ratings by various media…

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Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Rise Alum Damon J. Gillespie & More to Join Peter Dinklage in Goodspeed's Cyrano Musical by Andy Lefkowitz

Damon J. Gillespie, a talented young star recently seen on the TV series Rise, will appear in the upcoming new musical adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac, set to appear at Goodspeed Musicals&#…

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Tuesday, June 19, 2018

TRAVESTIES Star Tom Hollander Joins Upcoming BBC One Drama BAPTISTE by TV News Desk

Bafta winning actor Tom Hollander is to join thrilling new drama Baptiste written by Harry and Jack Williams.

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Friday, June 15, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Tony Awards Aftermath, “Band’s Visit” to Harry Potter by Mark Beech

The days after the Tony Awards always see a rush of tickets for the prize-winning shows. Those at the forefront of the acclaimed Broadway ceremony this year were “The Band’s Visit,” …

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Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Menier Chocolate Factory Announces Casting For The UK Premiere Of Gerard Alessandrini's SPAMILTON: AN AMERICAN PARODY by BroadwayWorld

With the UK premiere of The Gronholm Method running at the Menier, Travesties running on Broadway and The Color Purple on tour in the US, the Menier Chocolate Factory today announces the cas…

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Monday, June 11, 2018

Broadway Grosses: In Advance of Dual Tony Triumph, Three Tall Women Breaks House Record for Third Time by

The week preceding the 72nd Annual Tony Awards was a strong one at the Broadway box office, as theatergoers caught up with the nominated productions in advance of Broadway's biggest nigh…

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Sunday, June 10, 2018

More Life! Angels in America Wins Tony for Best Revival of a Play by Caitlin Moynihan

Angels in America has won the Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play! It beat out fellow nominees Lobby Hero, Three Tall Women, The Iceman Cometh and Travesties. The producers and the c…

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Andrew Garfield Wins Best Leading Actor in a Play Tony Award for Angels in America: "We Are All Made Perfectly, And We All Belong" by Lindsey Sullivan

Angels in America star Andrew Garfield has garnered his first Tony Award! The Oscar nominee's incredible performance as Prior Walter in Tony Kushner's landmark play earned him a trop…

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Friday, June 8, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Northside Festival to “Iceman Cometh” by Mark Beech

This week the Northside festival has joined a run of summertime shows in New York, such as the Central Park Summerstage and the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! festival. Off-Broadway shows include …

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Thursday, June 7, 2018

Harry Potter, Spongebob, Admissions, Desperate Measures Win Top Drama Desk Categories by Lauren Yarger

Photo: Matthew Murray2018 DRAMA DESK AWARDS Outstanding Play**Admissions, by Joshua Harmon, Lincoln Center TheaterMary Jane, by Amy Herzog, New York Theatre WorkshopMiles…

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BWW TV: #SupportingCast- TRAVESTIES Properties Supervisor, Bobby Dowling by BroadwayWorld TV

Status quo seeks the spotlight. Status Go shares the stage. As the Official Accounting Services Partner of the Tony Awards, Grant Thornton wants you to join us in recognizing the individuals…

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Monday, June 4, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Frozen Remains Ahead of Competitors in Advance of Tony Night by

We're less than a week away from the 2018 Tony Awards, and the most celebrated shows of the Broadway season are seeing increases at the box office. That includes Disney's newest hit,…

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Friday, June 1, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Governors Ball, BRIC, More by Mark Beech

This is the week that New York explodes with music. Jack White and Eminem headline the Governors Ball. There are some weekend tickets left at about $300. Common opens the BRIC Celebrates Bro…

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Thursday, May 31, 2018

BWW Exclusive: Stoppard's TRAVESTIES- The Honorable Also-Ran by Harry Haun

The most honorable of the honorable mentions in 2018's Tony race will likely turn out to be Travesties, Tom Stoppard's 1974 tragifarce which took top Tony honors for Best Play and Best Actor…

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Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Females Dominate as Mean Girls & Three Tall Women Break House Records by

Two female-centric productions made history during this past holiday week on Broadway. The Tony-nommed and Audience Choice Award-winning new musical Mean Girls crushed…

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Five Burning Questions with Travesties Star Sara Topham

Sara Topham talks about audience expectation at Travesties, advice on mastering Shakespeare, and her rich experience in Broadway's The Importance of Being Earnest.

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

The Show: Tony Nominee Tom Hollander Talks Leading Travesties by

Get to know Travesties' Tony-nominated headliner Tom Hollander.

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two *****, Travesties ****, Light Shining in Buckinghamshire ** by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward May 22, 2018:  The 2017-18 Broadway season ended with the usual rush of productions racing to qualify for the Tony Awards. There was no unifying theme amid the final plet…

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Monday, May 21, 2018

Broadway Grosses: As Tony Night Approaches, Once On This Island Packs the Circle in the Square Theatre by

Michael Arden's acclaimed revival of Ahrens & Flaherty's Once On This Island has plenty of reason to cheer. The recipient of eight Tony nominations and a pair of Broadw…

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Sunday, May 20, 2018
Thursday, May 17, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Kendrick Lamar, Jeremy Irons, “Summer and Smoke” by Mark Beech

Among the highlights of New York performing arts this week, there are new theatrical openings of note. “Paradise Blue” is one. Another is “Long Day’s Journey into Night” starring J…

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Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Monday, May 14, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Tony-Nominated Best Musicals Reap the Benefits of Their New High-Profile Status by

A foursome of fresh musicals had reason to celebrate on May 1 when they landed a spot in the 2018 Best Musical category in advance of this year's Tony Awards. Each nominated show ha…

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