Yearly Archives: 2012

Musical Theatre West: Davis Gaines is King Arthur for June 29-July 15 Run!

DAVIS GAINES is leading a remarkably talented cast in MONTY PYTHON’S SPAMALOT, set to open June 29th, closing out another great Musical Theatre West season. Gaines performed the title role in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA in more than 2,000 performances on Broadway, in Los Angeles (where he remains LA’s longest-running Phantom) and San Francisco… Read more »

The Naples Players Open ALL SHOOK UP June 29th: Check out this great rehearsal video!

The Naples Players, of beautiful Naples, Florida, are hard at work rehearsing their upcoming production of ALL SHOOK UP. This irresistible mash-up of Elvis and Shakespeare comes from the Tony Award winning pen of Joe DiPietro (MEMPHIS) and features a score that tells this hilarious story with all Elvis Presley songs in shimmering new arrangements…. Read more »

Great Plains Theatre’s Red Hot ALL SHOOK UP Delivers with a Stellar Opening!

The Great Plains Theatre in Abilene, Kansas, just opened their sizzling hot new production of ALL SHOOK UP! The beloved theatre, opened in 1995 by Richard Esvang and Michelle Meade, bills itself as ‘The Only Professional Theatre between Kansas City and Denver.’ Their first week was a, “stellar opening weekend, playing to capacity crowds,” according… Read more » LONDON, Baby…King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table return to the West End!

Coconuts Migrate to the Harold Pinter for Summer Spam Sit-Down The Ambassador Theatre Group is bringing their brilliant production of MONTY PYTHON’S SPAMALOT to the West End! The super-successful U.K. Tour will pull into London for a summer sit-down, July 24th through September 9th, 2012.  The cast features comedian Marcus Brigstocke as King Arthur, Todd… Read more » LANDOR Scores U.K. Premiere of CURTAINS!

TRW’s Broadway blockbuster CURTAINS will receive its U.K. professional premiere in a run at London’s Landor Theatre, beginning performances July 25 prior to an official opening July 30, for a run through Sept. 1. CURTAINS is set in the brassy, bright, and promising year of 1959. Boston’s Colonial Theatre is host to the opening night… Read more »

TRW Partnership Team 2012: Young Leaders Elementary School

TRW’s Partnership Team Reaches Out to X369, Bronx, NY The Theatrical Rights Worldwide Partnership Team was created in 2008 to provide human resources to schools in our community, New York City, that need a helping hand creating theatre programs, or enhancing existing departments. Our experiences in the NYC schools have brought us far more insight… Read more »

MONTY PYTHON’S SPAMALOT is Now Available for Licensing in U.S. and Canada! And…Casting Tips from TRW!

We are pleased to announce to our valued customers in North America the news you’ve all been waiting for…MONTY PYTHON’S SPAMALOT is available for productions with performance dates commencing September 1, 2013. Some cities are available now! Find your grail, TRW customers, and give your audiences and performers the chance of a lifetime to experience… Read more »

Booker HS Director: Praise for ALL SHOOK UP, ‘the sheer joy the musical inspires…plus high-energy dance numbers!’

The Bradenton Times, in lovely Bradenton, FLA, has a great feature on the The Booker High School Theatre Department’s spring musical, ALL SHOOK UP, opening tonight and continuing through April 14 in the VPA Theater, 3201 S. Orange Ave. Visual & Performing Arts Lead Teacher Scott Keys, who directs the show, said “the department chose… Read more »