Articles Tagged 'Sweeney Todd'

Emma Thompson book signing at Selfridges Oxford Street, London, Britain – 06 Sep 2012

New Yorkers: Emma Thompson Is Heading To Your Town

Recently we’ve been bringing you a lot of news about theatrical events that are happening on the wrong side of the Atlantic, starring some of Anglophenia’s most beloved performers, so here’s a brief note of excitement to redress the balance a little. Emma Thompson is to make her (albeit brief) New York stage debut in […]

Colin Mochrie

‘Downton Abbey’ Gets a Musical Makeover by Broadway Stars

Hey gang at Downton Abbey, let’s put on a show. That was the impetus for the latest video spoof of the hit British TV show.  In the 10-minute parody, a group of Broadway performers, including Tony winner Randy Graff and Smash’s Jeremy Jordan, perform in an all-musical episode that supposedly will kick off Downton Abbey’s […]

The Young Victoria

Photos: Victorian Fashions in British Costume Drama

BBC America’s forthcoming show Copper (premiering Sunday, August 19 at 10/9c) examines life in NYC set in the 1860s. The majority of the costumes – 600 dresses, frock coats and union suits – were custom built versus relying on picked over rental shops. The folks over at Gothamist have put together a flip book of some […]