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Christopher To Take Part In Atlanta Festival

Christopher To Take Part In Atlanta Festival

Bermudian actor Nicholas Christopher is getting set to perform and take part in a panel dubbed ‘Pathways to Success’ at the iTheatrics Junior Theater Festival in Atlanta. The BroadwayWorld.com story said, “President & Producer of Disney Theatrical Productions Thomas Schumacher; Caissie Levy [Frozen on Broadway]; Nicholas Christopher... Read more of this article

Just For Laughs Returns To Bermuda In January

Just For Laughs Returns To Bermuda In January

The ‘Just for Laughs’ event will return to Bermuda on January 8th to 11th, with the 14th edition to be hosted by Alonzo Bodden. A spokesperson said, “Just for Laughs Bermuda returns with another incredible line-up, featuring some of the hottest talent on the scene today! “The 14th edition of Bermuda’s funniest event will be... Read more of this article

‘Snow White’ Pantomime Set For December

‘Snow White’ Pantomime Set For December

The Bermuda Musical & Dramatic Society will host a series of evening shows for a pantomime event titled “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” from December 5 to December 14 at Earl Cameron Theatre at City Hall. The event poster says, “Under the distinguished patronage of His Excellency John Rankin, the Bermuda Musical and Dramatic... Read more of this article

L. Francis Productions ‘Angels In Black’ On Dec 8

L. Francis Productions ‘Angels In Black’ On Dec 8

L. Francis Productions is getting set to present a stage play titled “Angels In Black” on Sunday, December 8 at 6.30pm at the Heritage Worship Center. Admission is $35 for patrons, $20 for general admission, and $15 for children. A spokesperson said, “L. Francis Productions Presents ‘Angels in Black,’ a hilarious stage... Read more of this article

Bermuda Festival To Offer Senior Discounts

Bermuda Festival To Offer Senior Discounts

The 45th annual Bermuda Festival of the Performing Arts is updating its pricing scheme to tier the price of seats by their views of the stage. Premium seats will cost the full price, while other seats will cost less. Additionally, seniors [aged 65 and older] and students will enjoy discounted ticket prices on most shows. Unlike previous years, where... Read more of this article

Recalling John Witherspoon’s Bermuda Concert

Recalling John Witherspoon’s Bermuda Concert

Local fans of beloved actor and comedian John Witherspoon were this week mourning his death and recalling the veteran funny man’s concert appearance in Bermuda in 2011. Born in Detroit, Michigan, Mr. Witherspoon began his career in stand-up comedy in the 1970s. He was probably best known for playing Ice Cube’s father in the hit 1995 movie... Read more of this article

Spaces Available For Two Free Theatrical Shows

Spaces Available For Two Free Theatrical Shows

“Spaces are available for the final two open-air theatrical performances chronicling the story of enslaved Bermuda heroine Sally Bassett this month,” the BTA said today. “The free evening events, held on Front Street’s Cabinet Office lawn, are generating positive reviews from audiences since being launched as part of a new fall cultural... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Sally Bassett Play Performance

Photos/Video: Sally Bassett Play Performance

[Updated with photos] An open-air theatrical performance commemorating Sally Bassett’s story, adapted from Dr Kim Dismont-Robinson’s play Trial by Fire, was held this evening [Oct 3] on the grounds of the Cabinet Office. You can watch the 45-minute live replay for below, and for a ‘better experience’ you can attend the play in person... Read more of this article

Daren A. Herbert To Star In Trio Of Plays

Daren A. Herbert To Star In Trio Of Plays

Bermudian actor Daren A. Herbert will be headlining a major Toronto revival of a classic 1972 South African play often credited with bringing the day-to-day horrors of apartheid to the attention of worldwide audiences. Long based in Canada, Mr. Herbert will be appearing alongside Ghana-born actor and playwright Tawiah Ben M’Carthy in the forthcoming... Read more of this article

Uzimon Origins Show To Be Staged In New York

Uzimon Origins Show To Be Staged In New York

Bermudian singer, actor and performance artist Daniel Frith will be revealing the enigmatic background of his longtime dancehall alter ego Uzimon at a cabaret-style New York show to celebrate his latest release. In what Mr. Frith is describing as his “off-Broadway debut”, Uzimon Origins.The Betty White Mixtape Release Party is being staged... Read more of this article

LA Award Nod For Wanda Ray Willis’ Show

LA Award Nod For Wanda Ray Willis’ Show

Like the legendary performer she portrays in her one-woman show Dorothy Dandridge: The Final New Beginning, Bermudian actress Wanda Ray Willis can beguile an audience with just the hint of a smile. She captivates reviewers and awards panel judges just as effortlessly in the role, having just won nominations for Best Female Tribute Artist, Best Theatre... Read more of this article

Premiere Of Killing Carlisle By Owain Johnston

Premiere Of Killing Carlisle By Owain Johnston

Tickets for the ‘Killing Carlisle’ play by award winning playwright Owain Johnston will go on sale on September 8th. “Owain Johnston is a local playwright who has been a five-time winner of The BMDS Charitable Trust’s Famous for Fifteen Minutes’ Playwriting Festival,” BMDS said. “He has written his first full-length... Read more of this article

Auditions For BMDS Christmas Pantomime

Auditions For BMDS Christmas Pantomime

Mirror, mirror on the wall, who are the fairest actors/singers of them all? The Bermuda Musical & Dramatic Society hopes to find out the answer to this question when it holds auditions next month for its 2019 Christmas pantomime, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. Auditions are being held at the BMDS’ Daylesford Theatre at the corner of Dundonald... Read more of this article