Battersea Arts Centre News

BWW Interview: Sarah Ellis of Royal Shakespeare Company Gets Technical with THE TEMPESTBWW Interview: Sarah Ellis of Royal Shakespeare Company Gets Technical with THE TEMPEST
by Nora Dominick - Dec 1, 2016

BroadwayWorld recently sat down with Sarah Ellis, Head of Digital Development for the Royal Shakespeare Company, to chat about how the project came about and what it's like to bring this type of technology to the stage. (more...)

THE FUTURE SHOW to Continue 'New Frontier Series' at Artists RepTHE FUTURE SHOW to Continue 'New Frontier Series' at Artists Rep
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2016

Artists Repertory Theatre presents THE FUTURE SHOW by acclaimed performance artist, Deborah Pearson. A multi-year hit at Edinburgh Fringe Festival, THE FUTURE SHOW is a unique in-the-moment theatrical experience written and performed by the London-based Pearson. (more...)

The Miracle of MATILDA: Learn What Shows the Creators Are Bringing to Broadway Next!The Miracle of MATILDA: Learn What Shows the Creators Are Bringing to Broadway Next!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2016

A perfect storm of creators came together to create the show, and as BroadwayWorld prepares to say goodbye to this beautiful production, we're revisiting their work and recapping what they've been up to since 2013. (more...)

J.B. Priestley's BENIGHTED Extended Due to Phenomenal Public DemandJ.B. Priestley's BENIGHTED Extended Due to Phenomenal Public Demand
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2016

After an opening weekend of record breaking ticket sales, Benighted has been extended at the Old Red Lion due to phenomenal public demand - now closing on Saturday 7th January 2017. (more...)

Casting And Further Tour Dates Announced For The World Premiere Of David Walliams' THE FIRST HIPPO ON THE MOONCasting And Further Tour Dates Announced For The World Premiere Of David Walliams' THE FIRST HIPPO ON THE MOON
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2016

Today, Les Petits Theatre Company have announced the full cast and ten further tour dates for the world premiere of the stage adaptation of David Walliams' The First Hippo on the Moon. The cast includes Dominic Allen, Alice Bounce, Caroline Bowman, Owen Jenkins and Rosie Nicholls. (more...)

Photo Flash: Full casting Announced for CINDERELLA at The Lawrence Batley TheatrePhoto Flash: Full casting Announced for CINDERELLA at The Lawrence Batley Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2016

The Lawrence Batley Theatre is delighted to announce full casting for Cinderella, the venue's first professionally staged pantomime since opening its doors in 1994. (more...)

Little Angel Theatre to Stage A VERY OLD MAN WITH ENORMOUS WINGS This WinterLittle Angel Theatre to Stage A VERY OLD MAN WITH ENORMOUS WINGS This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

When a strange looking old man falls from the sky and into a quaint fishing village the surprised locals don't know quite what to make of him at all. Add to their surprise a sickly boy being miraculously restored to health and an irresolvable infestation of crabs being suddenly resolved, and we have the beginnings of a very marvellous story. (more...)

Why Not Theatre Presents Reality Theatre, LIKE MOTHER, LIKE DAUGHTERWhy Not Theatre Presents Reality Theatre, LIKE MOTHER, LIKE DAUGHTER
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2016

"What does it mean to be a good person? Do you think we value the same things in life? Was I well behaved as a child? What about me do you not understand? Do you need to be tough to survive?" (more...)

BWW Interview: Actor Ian Hallard On Reviving THE BOYS IN THE BANDBWW Interview: Actor Ian Hallard On Reviving THE BOYS IN THE BAND
by Marianka Swain - Sep 27, 2016

Actor Ian Hallard has done a range of work, from musicals and Shakespeare to phone-hacking play Great Britain at the National Theatre and TV staples like Doctor Who and Poirot. He also co-wrote a Poirot episode with his husband Mark Gatiss, and the pair are now starring together in a revival of Matt Crowley's seminal play The Boys in the Band, which changed the landscape of gay theatre on its Off Broadway premiere in 1968. It begins previews tomorrow at Park Theatre, where it plays until 30 October, and will then tour to Manchester, Brighton and Leeds (more...)

Improbable Appoints Ben Monks as Executive DirectorImprobable Appoints Ben Monks as Executive Director
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2016

Improbable has today announced the appointment of Ben Monks as Executive Director. Monks joins Improbable from his current position as producer for Supporting Wall, having co-founded the company in 2008. Monks will work closely with Artistic Directors Phelim McDermott and Lee Simpson, as Rachael Williams leaves the company after three years in the position. Joining Improbable in September 2016, Ben Monks will be integral to marking the company's upcoming 21st anniversary year and new programme of work, soon to be announced. (more...)

The Award-Winning LOST DOG Performs BEN DUKE's One-Man Show: PARADISE LOST (LIES UNOPENED BESIDE ME)The Award-Winning LOST DOG Performs BEN DUKE's One-Man Show: PARADISE LOST (LIES UNOPENED BESIDE ME)
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2016

LOST DOG, the highly entertaining dance/theatre company is fronted by its Artistic DirectorBEN DUKE whose one-man show, 'PARADISE LOST (LIES UNOPENED BESIDE ME)' has been performing to critical acclaim and capacity audiences for over a year. (more...)

LET THERE BE LIGHT: Lighting Designer Neil Austin On Collaboration, Storytelling and CURSED CHILDLET THERE BE LIGHT: Lighting Designer Neil Austin On Collaboration, Storytelling and CURSED CHILD
by Marianka Swain - Aug 28, 2016

The second instalment of LET THERE BE LIGHT, our new series showcasing some of Britain's best theatrical lighting designers, focuses on Neil Austin. His diverse body of work ranges from productions at National Theatre and collaborations with directors like Howard Davies and Michael Grandage to Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. (more...)

2016 TOTAL THEATRE AWARDS Shortlist is Announced!2016 TOTAL THEATRE AWARDS Shortlist is Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2016

THE TOTAL THEATRE AWARDS SHORTLIST 2016 is announced! (more...)

I'M DOING THIS FOR YOU to be Part of Soulpepper Theatre Company's 20th Anniversary SeasonI'M DOING THIS FOR YOU to be Part of Soulpepper Theatre Company's 20th Anniversary Season
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2016

Never Mind The Noise is pleased to announce that following its current international tour, Haley McGee's latest performance I'M DOING THIS FOR YOU returns to Toronto as part of Soulpepper Theatre Company's 20th Anniversary Season, playing at the Young Centre for the Performing Arts from May 3 - 6, 2017. Opening Night is May 4. (more...)

Stage Traffic Productions Announces Premiere of New Musical THIS LITTLE LIFE OF MINEStage Traffic Productions Announces Premiere of New Musical THIS LITTLE LIFE OF MINE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2016

The World Premiere of This Little Life of Mine will run at Park Theatre for a limited season from 4 October - 29 October, with press night on 5 October. This brilliant, brand new production will run in Park90, and will be the first musical drama to examine the real lives of modern Londoners, with the pressure of high expectation and the worry of underachieving.  (more...)

EXPOSURE THE MUSICAL - LIFE THROUGH A LENS Premieres Tonight in the West EndEXPOSURE THE MUSICAL - LIFE THROUGH A LENS Premieres Tonight in the West End
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2016

The World Premiere of Exposure The Musical - Life Through A Lens will run at the St. James Theatre,for a limited season, from tonight 16 July until 27 August 2016,with press night on Thursday 28 July 2016. (more...)

Apparate to London and Meet the Magical Cast of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD!Apparate to London and Meet the Magical Cast of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD!
by Ashley LaChant - Jul 12, 2016

Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD is currently in previews in London's West End at the Palace Theatre, where it will open on July 30. Jamie Parker, Noma Dumezweni and Paul Thornily lead the cast as Harry, Hermione and Ron, as part of a company of 42 talented actors. Scroll down to meet the entire cast, check out photos and video footage! (more...)

Lost Dog to Perform at Wilton's Music Hall, 7/19-24Lost Dog to Perform at Wilton's Music Hall, 7/19-24
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2016

?LOST DOG, fronted by its highly individual, accomplished Artistic Director BEN DUKE, recently hit the jackpot with 5 star reviews and capacity audiences for the coruscating dance/theatre production 'Paradise Lost (lies unopened beside me)' which has been gaining momentum since its premiere at Battersea Arts Centre in May 2015.  The final dates in the spring 2016 tour are at Wilton's Music Hall, July 19th to 24th. (more...)

Full Cast Announced for EXPOSURE THE MUSICAL at St James TheatreFull Cast Announced for EXPOSURE THE MUSICAL at St James Theatre
by Marianka Swain - May 31, 2016

The full cast has been announced for Exposure The Musical - Life Through A Lens. It runs at St. James Theatre, for a limited season, from 16 July until 27 August 2016, with press night on Thursday 28 July 2016.  (more...)

Photo Flash: SIDEWAYS Opens Tonight at St James TheatrePhoto Flash: SIDEWAYS Opens Tonight at St James Theatre
by Marianka Swain - May 31, 2016

The European premiere of Rex Pickett's acclaimed comedy SIDEWAYS opens tonight at St James Theatre, directed by David Grindley, for a limited run until July 9. The cast features Daniel Weyman (Miles), Simon Harrison (Jack), Ellie Piercy (Maya), Beth Cordingly (Terra), Anne Kavanagh(Phyllis/Evelyn), Kirsten Hazel Smith (Rosie/Victoria) and Daniel Barry (Chris/Daryl). (more...)

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