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Christopher To Join Sweeney Todd On Broadway

Christopher To Join Sweeney Todd On Broadway

Bermudian actor Nicholas Christopher will be joining the upcoming Broadway revival of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler’s musical Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. The Broadway website said, “More casting has been announced for the upcoming Broadway revival of Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler’s musical Sweeney Todd: The... Read more of this article

‘Just For Laughs’ To Take Place In February

‘Just For Laughs’ To Take Place In February

The 15th edition of ‘Just For Laughs Bermuda’ will take place between February 15-18th, 2023. A spokesperson said, “Global leader in comedy, Just For Laughs is pleased to announce that the 15th edition of Just For Laughs Bermuda will take place between February 15-18th, 2023. An all-star lineup is headed to Bermuda to celebrate the... Read more of this article

City Completes Dressing Room Renovations

City Completes Dressing Room Renovations

The City of Hamilton said they have “completed an extensive renovation of the Earl Cameron Theatre dressing rooms and bathrooms.” A spokesperson said, “The refurbishment has completely transformed the City Hall space with the installation of sleek, modern fixtures and flooring, giving the area a clean and contemporary feel. “We... Read more of this article

BMDS Pantomime Returns With ‘Sleeping Beauty’

BMDS Pantomime Returns With ‘Sleeping Beauty’

After missing the last two years due to Covid, the Pantomime will return as the Bermuda Musical and Dramatic Society is set to present performances of ‘Sleeping Beauty,’ featuring the traditional storyline set in Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “The Pantomime returns to the Earl Cameron Theatre Stage as The Bermuda Musical and Dramatic... Read more of this article

Review: Performance By Wanda Ray Willis

Review: Performance By Wanda Ray Willis

[Written by Dale Butler] Danji Productions, led by Wendell “Shine” Hayward, should be commended for taking the risk to bring in a one act solo musical featuring Bermudian Wanda Ray Willis on the weekend of September 9 to 11 at the beautiful Athene Theatre at the Bermuda College. Wanda, a well-known Bermudian singer, could easily have passed as Dorothy’s... Read more of this article

Review: The Cross At Earl Cameron Theatre

Review: The Cross At Earl Cameron Theatre

[Written by Dale Butler] City Hall & Arts Center, located on Church Street in the City of Hamilton, became an arena of live activity on Saturday, April 16, 2022, with vendors on Nellie’s Walk, the Fresh Air Films in the car park featuring Encanto and Spider-Man, and the Bermuda premiere of a theatrical work ‘The Cross – The Untold... Read more of this article

BMDS Offer Additional Performance Of ‘Shorts’

BMDS Offer Additional Performance Of ‘Shorts’

The Bermuda Musical and Dramatic Society Stage Show will have an additional performance on Wednesday, April 6th at 8 pm at the Daylesford Theatre in Hamilton. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Musical and Dramatic Society and the production team of Shorts: An Evening of Short Comedies About Death, Armageddon, Time Travel, Ocean Exploration, Arch... Read more of this article

BMDS: Opening Night Of “Shorts” Show Tonight

BMDS: Opening Night Of “Shorts” Show Tonight

The Bermuda Musical and Dramatic Society [BMDS] announced that tonight [March 31] will be opening night for the first full-length stage production since February of 2020. A spokesperson said, “Shorts: An Evening of Short Comedies About Death, Armageddon, Time Travel, Ocean Exploration, Arch Rivalries and Vehicular Arson is a series of six comedies... Read more of this article

Comedy ‘Shorts’ To Be Staged At Daylesford

Comedy ‘Shorts’ To Be Staged At Daylesford

A collection of short comedies written by a local playwright will be on show at the Daylesford Theatre over the coming weeks. The production entitled Shorts, penned by Owain Johnston will tackle dark and dramatic themes such as “death, Armageddon, time travel, ocean exploration, arch rivalries” and even “vehicular arson”. It will run from March... Read more of this article

Lena Headey To Move Behind The Camera

Lena Headey To Move Behind The Camera

Bermudian-born actress Lena Headey is to make her directorial debut with a psychological thriller. Best known for her role as Cersei Lannister on the HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones, Headey’s film is an adaptation of SJL Holliday’s hit novel Violet. Headey, the daughter of John Headey, an island policeman, and his wife Susan, was born in 1973... Read more of this article

Mary Prince Play In UK Nominated For Awards

Mary Prince Play In UK Nominated For Awards

Sold — a play showing in England based on the life of Bermudian Mary Prince — has been nominated for two awards; the OffWestEnd Award Nomination: Lead Performance In A Play and OffWestEnd Award Nomination: Supporting Performance In A Play. The Park Theatre website said, “When one woman tells of her extraordinary journey to overcome the... Read more of this article

Roderick Ferguson’s ‘Man Overboard’ Show

Roderick Ferguson’s ‘Man Overboard’ Show

Bermudian Roderick Ferguson — who was involved in the court challenge about same sex marriage –  is getting set to present a show in New York City titled Man Overboard, offering a story of a “gay kid from Bermuda coming out in dramatic fashion, defining his own gay lifestyle, and eventually fighting a government in an LGBTQ rights... Read more of this article

Apply For Paul Maddern Theatre Scholarship

Apply For Paul Maddern Theatre Scholarship

Venture Theatre is offering the Paul Maddern Theatre Scholarship, which will be “awarded to one student who exhibits artistic promise, dedication to the craft, and the serious intention of pursuing an acting or theatre related undergraduate degree.” A spokesperson said, “Venture Theatre is pleased to announce the availability of The... Read more of this article