The Inheritance, London's Epic, 7-hour “Play of the Century” Arrives on Broadway

The Inheritance, London's Epic, 7-hour “Play of the Century” Arrives on Broadway

The play shattered audiences in a sold-out run at London’s Young Vic when it premiered in March 2018; The Guardian’s Michael Billington praised director Stephen Daldry’s “crystalline production” and noted that the play “pierces your emotional defenses, raises any number of political issues and enfolds you in its narrative.”

Jamie Forshaw Tapped as Executive Producer of MWM Live

Jamie Forshaw Tapped as Executive Producer of MWM Live

The theater veteran most recently served as VP of production for Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Really Useful Group. In his new role, he will oversee MWM Live’s slate of stage productions with an emphasis on expanding the division’s work on Broadway.

‘Hadestown’ Tickets Sizzle After Show Wins Eight Tony Awards

‘Hadestown’ Tickets Sizzle After Show Wins Eight Tony Awards

“Hadestown,” the jazz-inflected show that took home eight awards, including best musical, grossed nearly $1.3 million for the week ending this past Sunday, according to industry trade group the Broadway League.

Tony Awards: 'Hadestown' Wins Best Musical, Tops With 8 Wins

Tony Awards: 'Hadestown' Wins Best Musical, Tops With 8 Wins

Heading into the show, Hadestown — which follows the mythical quest of Orpheus to overcome Hades — earned the most nominations, with 14. The musical won a total of eight categories.

Paramount’s ‘Million Dollar Quartet’ brilliantly offers escape paired with poignancy

Paramount’s ‘Million Dollar Quartet’ brilliantly offers escape paired with poignancy

Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins sing, “We ain’t gonna study war no more. We ain’t gonna study war no more. We ain’t gonna study war no more…” The Negro spiritual dating to the Civil War, often called “Down By the Riverside,” rings through Aurora’s magnificent historical edifice, seemingly imploring the immensely flawed world leadership who threaten any hope for peace.