Battersea Arts Centre News

Rose Lewenstein's DARKNET to Premiere at Southwark PlayhouseRose Lewenstein's DARKNET to Premiere at Southwark Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2016

Potential Difference today announce the world premiere of Darknet, a new play by Rose Lewenstein. The production reunites director, Russell Bender and writer, Rose Lewenstein, for their third collaboration. Darknet opens at Southwark Playhouse on 18 April, with previews from 14 April, and runs until 7 May 2016. (more...)

Full LIFT 2016 Programme AnnouncedFull LIFT 2016 Programme Announced
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2016

LIFT has travelled the world to curate a very special playlist of performances, politics and pop-culture for London, so go on - press play. (more...)

Full Cast Announced for A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM at the Lyric HammersmithFull Cast Announced for A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM at the Lyric Hammersmith
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2016

Full casting has been announced for the Lyric Hammersmith and Filter Theatre Production of A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, co-directed by Sean Holmes and Stef O'Driscoll. Jonathan Broadbent, Ed Gaughan, John Lightbody, Victoria Moseley and Ferdy Roberts return to the cast and they will be joined by Hammed Animashaun, Andrew Buckley, Clare Dunne and Cat Simmons. (more...)

Norfolk & Norwich Festival Announces 2016 ProgrammingNorfolk & Norwich Festival Announces 2016 Programming
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2016

Norfolk & Norwich Festival, one of the biggest arts festivals in the UK, has today announced further events for its 2016 Festival. With the full programme still to be announced, further highlights revealed today include a brand new production of William Shakespeare's The Tempest directed by Artistic Director of Norfolk & Norwich Festival William Galinsky at the Great Yarmouth Hippodrome - Britain's only surviving purpose circus building erected in 1903 and Wild Life, an extraordinary collaboration between CAMPO's Artistic Collaborator Pol Heyvaert and young singer-songwriters from across Norfolk. Wild Life developed organically from the lives of the performers, and focuses on the songs they have written and what science tells us about how teenagers' brains work. The Festival have also announced Fierce Light, the world premiere event and exhibition from 14-18 NOW bringing together poets of international standing with contemporary film makers and visual artists to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the First World War, Chris Thorpe's acclaimed plays Confirmation and Am I Dead Yet? about political extremism and what happens when we die respectively, an evening of French song and poetry with the powerful and unconventional ensemble troupe, I Fagiolini, a one-night only performance by the sensational singer-songwriter and political activist Billy Bragg and the English indie band Tindersticks. (more...)

Vanishing Point to Present THE DESTROYED ROOMVanishing Point to Present THE DESTROYED ROOM
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2016

Acclaimed Scottish theatre company Vanishing Point's latest production, The Destroyed Room, takes its inspiration from Jeff Wall's celebrated photograph, which was famously featured on the cover of Sonic Youth's album of the same name. It shows a ransacked room, every item of furniture torn up and destroyed, and posits the question - what happened? (more...)

Chris Goode & Company Present EVERY ONEChris Goode & Company Present EVERY ONE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2016

Chris Goode and Company and Battersea Arts Centre present Every One. Chris Goode directs the English premiere of The Gospel According to Jesus, Queen of Heaven writer Jo Clifford's highly acclaimed 2010 play Battersea Arts Centre, 2 - 19 March. (more...)

Emma Rice's Inaugural Season at Shakespeare's Globe will Include IMOGEN, MACBETH & MoreEmma Rice's Inaugural Season at Shakespeare's Globe will Include IMOGEN, MACBETH & More
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2016

Shakespeare's Globe's new artistic director Emma Rice has just announced the line-up for the historic theatre's new season. Called the 'Wonder Season,' all of the productions will include elements of folklore and magic. Watch below to find out more about the season, which is set to include: Macbeth, The Taming of the Shrew, A Midsummer Night's Dream and many more. (more...)

Clout Theatre to Bring FEAST to Battersea Arts Centre This FebruaryClout Theatre to Bring FEAST to Battersea Arts Centre This February
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2016

Award-winning physical theatre company Clout Theatre presents their acclaimed Edinburgh Fringe show, FEAST, an absurd inquest into food from the hunter gatherer to the Instagrammer. Devised by the company and directed by Mine Cerci, the show runs 2-6 February at the†Battersea Arts Centre. Press Night: 2 February 9pm. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2015

Grammy-nominated multi-platinum recording artist†Josh Groban†will make his long-awaited Broadway debut as 'Pierre' in†NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 (more...)

NM Cabling to Begin Work on Battersea Arts Centre Refurbishment UpgradeNM Cabling to Begin Work on Battersea Arts Centre Refurbishment Upgrade
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2015

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Theatre Ad Infinitum's Lauded Production LIGHT Comes to Battersea Arts Centre, Feb 1-13Theatre Ad Infinitum's Lauded Production LIGHT Comes to Battersea Arts Centre, Feb 1-13
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2015

With state surveillance once more on the political agenda, LIGHT comes to Battersea Arts Centre following sell-out shows at the Barbican as part of the London International Mime Festival in 2015 and the 2014 Edinburgh Fringe, where it was nominated for a Total Theatre Award. Inspired by Edward Snowden's revelations and science fiction films, Theatre Ad Infinitum conjures an Orwellian future where a totalitarian regime monitors the thoughts of its citizens through implants. The production will play Birmingham Old Rep on 28 Jan and Battersea Arts Centre 1-13 Feb 2016. (more...)

Tron Theatre Sets Spring/Summer 2016 SeasonTron Theatre Sets Spring/Summer 2016 Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2015

The Tron Theatre is delighted to announce its Spring/Summer 2016 season, a strong programme of new work, including two new productions by Tron Theatre Company itself, as well as a number of high profile co-productions and work from some of the best producing companies in the country. Highlights will include: (more...)

Olivier Award-Winning Goodnight Mister Tom Full Cast and Spring Tour 2016 AnnouncedOlivier Award-Winning Goodnight Mister Tom Full Cast and Spring Tour 2016 Announced
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2015

The producers of Chichester Festival Theatre's production of Goodnight Mister Tom are delighted to announce today that the Oliver award-winning stage adaptation of Michelle Magorian's classic novel will embark on a UK Tour in 2016 after its strictly limited West End run at the Duke of York's Theatre this Christmas. (more...)

Full Cast Set for Lyric Hammersmith's CINDERELLAFull Cast Set for Lyric Hammersmith's CINDERELLA
by BWW News Desk - Oct 30, 2015

The Lyric Hammersmith today announces full casting for its Christmas panto, Cinderella. Grab your glittery Converse and put the pumpkin into top gear as Cinderella heads to the biggest party of the season to meet a very charming Prince. Following the success of Jack and the Beanstalk and Dick Whittington and his Cat, Award-winning playwright Tom Wells pens another traditional panto with plenty of festive fun in true Lyric style. (more...)

Simon Stephens' HERONS and More Slated for Lyric Hammersmith's Spring 2016 SeasonSimon Stephens' HERONS and More Slated for Lyric Hammersmith's Spring 2016 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2015

The Lyric Hammersmith today announces its Spring 2016 Season. They will present the first professional production of Simon Stephen's HERONS since the play premiered at the Royal Court in 2001, directed by the Lyric's Artistic Director Sean Holmes. This is followed by the return of their co- production with Filter Theatre of A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM last staged in 2012. Whilst the Royal Opera will present, two contemporary operas, PLEASURE by Mark Simpson featuring well-known British soprano Lesley Garrett and the world premiere of Sarah Kane's 4:48 PSYCHOSIS by Philip Venables, both presented in association with the Lyric. (more...)

Birmingham Repertory Theatre to Present Little Bulb's ORPHEUSBirmingham Repertory Theatre to Present Little Bulb's ORPHEUS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2015

Following two sold-out runs at Battersea Arts Centre and at the world-renowned Salzburg Festival, Little Bulb Theatre's critically-acclaimed production of Orpheus will play Birmingham Repertory Theatre (28-31 Oct) on its first-ever UK tour. (more...)

Rob Campbell, Amber Gray and More Lead CSC's GREEK FESTIVAL, Beginning TonightRob Campbell, Amber Gray and More Lead CSC's GREEK FESTIVAL, Beginning Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2015

Classical Greek theatre will take over†Classic Stage Company when it begins its†2015/2016 season with the inaugural GREEK FESTIVAL! (more...)

Full Cast Announced for TEDDY FERRARA at Donmar WarehouseFull Cast Announced for TEDDY FERRARA at Donmar Warehouse
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2015

The Donmar Warehouse announces full casting for the UK premiere of Teddy Ferrara, Christopher Shinn's insightful and revealing play, inspired by real events, explores society's uncomfortable embrace of the outsider. Dominic Cooke will direct his first theatre production since leaving the Royal Court in 2013, with a full cast featuring Nancy Crane, Griffyn Gilligan, Nick Harris, Christopher Imbrosciano, Oliver Johnstone, Kadiff Kirwan, Ryan McParland, Matthew Marsh, Anjli Mohindra, Luke Newberry, Pamela Nomvete, Abubakar Salim and Nathan Wiley. (more...)

Immersive FICTION Comes to Edinburgh FringeImmersive FICTION Comes to Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2015

A surreal and immersive audio experience in complete darkness is set to create a unique theatrical experience at this year's Fringe. (more...)

Caroline Routh Named New Executive Director of NuffieldCaroline Routh Named New Executive Director of Nuffield
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2015

Nuffield announces the appointment of Caroline Routh to the company's new position of Executive Director. (more...)

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