Daphne Du Maurier News

 

Daphne Du Maurier News

Date of Birth: May 13, 1907
Date of Death: April 19, 1989 (81)
Birth Place: London, ENGLAND
Gender: Female
12 Peers to Present THE BIRDS by Conor McPherson12 Peers to Present THE BIRDS by Conor McPherson
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2016

The Pittsburgh Premiere production of The Birds concludes the 2016 Name Your Own Price season at the Studio Theatre at the University Of Pittsburgh Cathedral Of Learning, August 4 - 21, 2016. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Cleveland - Week of 7/10/2016Now Playing Onstage in Cleveland - Week of 7/10/2016
by BWW - Jul 10, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/10/2016 for Cleveland (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Cleveland - Week of 7/03/2016Now Playing Onstage in Cleveland - Week of 7/03/2016
by BWW - Jul 3, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 7/03/2016 for Cleveland (more...)

Detective Charlie Resnick On Stage in DARKNESS DARKNESS at Nottingham PlayhouseDetective Charlie Resnick On Stage in DARKNESS DARKNESS at Nottingham Playhouse
by Marianka Swain - Jun 28, 2016

This autumn Nottingham Playhouse and New Perspectives join forces with acclaimed novelist John Harvey to bring his most famous creation, jazz-loving detective Charlie Resnick, to the stage for the very first time. DARKNESS DARKNESS, which is Harvey's own adaptation of his bestselling novel, runs from September 30 to October 15. The production is part of the Playhouse's Sweet Vengeance season, which explores the themes of revenge, justice and resentments buried deep, in a series of work that also includes Peter Shaffer's Sleuth (September) and Thomas Middleton's The Revenger's Tragedy (November). (more...)

Theatre Too at T3 Sets 2016-17 SeasonTheatre Too at T3 Sets 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2016

Theatre Three announces a five-show season for its Theatre Too downstairs studio space, including revamped classics, a world premiere and a chilling Conor McPherson thriller. (more...)

BWW Special: Summer Preview Picks for San AntonioBWW Special: Summer Preview Picks for San Antonio
by Backstage Bunny - Jun 6, 2016

Two world premieres - My Name Was Dorian...Dorian Gray' at the Overtime Theatre, and 'Cinderella's Makeover at PASA' - are two of the summer preview picks for San Antonio.. (more...)

59E59 Theaters Sets 2016 Summer Season59E59 Theaters Sets 2016 Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2016

59E59 Theaters has announced the lineup of shows for the 2016 Summer Season. Ticket prices range from $12 - $70 ($10 - $49 for 59E59 Members). Tickets for the summer season go on sale to 59E59 Members on June 2 at Noon, and to the general public on June 6 at Noon. Shows in the previously announced 5A Season are on sale now. Tickets are available by calling Ticket Central at 212-279-4200 or by visiting www.59e59.org. (more...)

THE SOULD OF PLACE by Linda Lappin Wins Gold Medal in the 2015 Nautilus Book AwardsTHE SOULD OF PLACE by Linda Lappin Wins Gold Medal in the 2015 Nautilus Book Awards
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2016

The Soul of Place-A Creative Writing Workbook: Ideas and Exercises for Conjuring the Genius Loci (Travelers' Tales, 2015), authored by novelist and travel writer, Linda Lappin, has been awarded with a gold medal in the 2015 Nautilus Book Awards. The Nautilus Book Awards program rewards and promotes world-changing books that inspire and connect our lives as individuals, communities, and global citizens. The core mission as stated on the Nautilus Book Awards website is to celebrate and honor books that support conscious living, green values, high-level wellness, and spiritual growth. Awards are given in 24 categories in children and adult titles. Previous winners include Julia Cameron, Betty Edwards, Deepak Chopra, Catherine Ann Jones, Andrew Weil, and His Holiness the Dalai Lama. (more...)

BWW Review: Strawberry Theatre Workshop's THE BIRDS Creeps in Good and Bad WaysBWW Review: Strawberry Theatre Workshop's THE BIRDS Creeps in Good and Bad Ways
by Jay Irwin - Jan 23, 2016

First off if you're expecting to see a Tippi Hedren lookalike being chased by animatronic birds in Strawberry Theatre Workshop's current production of "The Birds" then you'll be quite disappointed. This is not an adaptation of Hitchcock's film but of Daphne du Maurier's book. But even though we never really see the attackers, the evening still contains a good amount of creepiness. After all, the monsters in our minds are scarier than anything they could show us. (more...)

Huron Playhouse Announces 2016 SeasonHuron Playhouse Announces 2016 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2016

A Pulitzer Prize award-winning classic musical, a suspenseful stage adaptation from the story that inspired a legendary Hitchcock film, the hysterical recipient of the 2013 Tony award for Best Play, and one of the most popular musical comedies ever written make up the 2016 Huron Playhouse season. (more...)

Modern Myths Podcast, Adaptation of THE BIRDS by Conor McPherson and More Set for 12 Peers Theater's 5th SeasonModern Myths Podcast, Adaptation of THE BIRDS by Conor McPherson and More Set for 12 Peers Theater's 5th Season
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2016

12 Peers Theater launches its Fifth Anniversary Season, featuring free year round digital content, a fringe festival favorite, and a local premiere by Conor McPherson. (more...)

Bestselling Author Cheryl Bolen Releases New Regency Romantic MysteryBestselling Author Cheryl Bolen Releases New Regency Romantic Mystery
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2015

The adventures of Captain Jack Dryden and Lady Daphne continue...While Captain Jack Dryden would lay down his life for the Regent, he draws the line at endangering his wife in the dark alleyways of Cairo-the place where the Regent's friend and procurer of antiquities has gone missing. But Lady Daphne Dryden will not be denied the opportunity to see swaying palms, crumbling pillars, and soaring pyramids in exotic Egypt. She even insists on bringing her youngest sister, Rosemary, who's enamored of all things Oriental. The Regent insists on sending Stanton Maxwell, England's most imminent expert on Egyptology, as their interpreter and his own soldiers as their protectors. An Egyptian Affair is available in both print and ebook formats. Book Details: An Egyptian Affair The Regent Mysteries, Book 4 By Cheryl Bolen Publisher: Harper & Appleton Published: December 2015 ISBN: 978-1939602428 ASIN: B018RH0HZK Pages: 280 Genre: Regency Romance Mystery About The Author: A former journalist and English teacher, Cheryl Bolen sold her first book to Harlequin Historical in 1997. That book, A Duke Deceived, was a finalist for the Holt Medallion for Best First Book, and it netted her the title Notable New Author. Since then she has published more than 20 books with Kensington/Zebra, Love Inspired Historical and was Montlake launch author for Kindle Serials. As an independent author, she has broken into the top 5 on the New York Times and top 20 on the USA Today best-seller lists. Her 2005 book One Golden Ring won the Holt Medallion for Best Historical, and her 2011 gothic historical My Lord Wicked was awarded Best Historical in the International Digital Awards, the same year one of her Christmas novellas was chosen as Best Historical Novella by Hearts Through History. A Christmas in Bath (Book 6 in the Brides of Bath series) won Second Place for Best Short Historical Novel in the 2015 International Digital Awards. Her books have been finalists for other awards, including the Daphne du Maurier, and have been translated into eight languages. For review copies, author interviews, or more information please contact: Cheryl Bolen Email: cherylbolen (at) sbcglobal.net Website: http://www.cherylbolen.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Cheryl-Bolen-Books-146842652076424/ (more...)

Modern Myths Podcast, Adaptation of THE BIRDS by Conor McPherson and More Set for 12 Peers Theater's 5th SeasonModern Myths Podcast, Adaptation of THE BIRDS by Conor McPherson and More Set for 12 Peers Theater's 5th Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2015

12 Peers Theater announced its Fifth Anniversary Season, featuring free year round digital content, a fringe festival favorite, and a local premiere by Conor McPherson. (more...)

Daphne Du Maurier's REBECCA Comes to the Sheffield Lyceum This MonthDaphne Du Maurier's REBECCA Comes to the Sheffield Lyceum This Month
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2015

Internationally acclaimed Kneehigh Theatre's spell-binding production of Daphne du Maurier's masterpiece REBECCA will captivate audiences at the Lyceum Theatre from Monday 23 - Saturday 28 November. (more...)

BWW Reviews: DEAD DOG IN A SUITCASE (AND OTHER LOVE SONGS), Birmingham Rep, September 29 2015BWW Reviews: DEAD DOG IN A SUITCASE (AND OTHER LOVE SONGS), Birmingham Rep, September 29 2015
by Jenny Ell - Sep 30, 2015

For thirty years now, Kneehigh have been creating original, innovative pieces of theatre. Over this time, they have grown to an international scale and have built a solid reputation for quality which any theatre company would be envious of. Earlier this year saw Daphne Du Maurier's Rebecca being given the Kneehigh treatment and to massive acclaim. This continues to tour whilst Dead Dog in a Suitcase (and other love songs) is starting out on its UK tour. (more...)

Theatre Rhino Encores BREAKING THE CODE - THE ALAN TURING STORY TonightTheatre Rhino Encores BREAKING THE CODE - THE ALAN TURING STORY Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2015

Due to popular demand and great reviews when it played in San Francisco in March, BREAKING THE CODE - THE ALAN TURING STORY by Hugh Whitemore is coming back for a return engagement for 20 performances only -- tonight, Aug. 5, through Aug. 29, 2015 (Wed. - Sat. - 8:00 pm / Sat. Matinees - 3:00 pm) in this exclusive Theatre Rhinoceros production in San Francisco. (more...)

DEAD DOG IN A SUITCASE to Play HOMEDEAD DOG IN A SUITCASE to Play HOME
by Nora Dominick - Jul 15, 2015

This autumn, Cornwall-based international touring company Kneehigh, with Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse, begin a new tour of Dead Dog in a Suitcase (and other love songs), their critically acclaimed radical reworking of John Gay's The Beggar's Opera, written by Carl Grose, with a brand new score of live musicby Charles Hazlewood, and directed by Artistic Director Mike Shepherd. (more...)

Theatre Rhino to Encore BREAKING THE CODE - THE ALAN TURING STORY This AugustTheatre Rhino to Encore BREAKING THE CODE - THE ALAN TURING STORY This August
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2015

Due to popular demand and great reviews when it played in San Francisco in March, BREAKING THE CODE - THE ALAN TURING STORY by Hugh Whitemore is coming back for a return engagement for 20 performances only -- Aug. 5 - 29, 2015 (Wed. - Sat. - 8:00 pm / Sat. Matinees - 3:00 pm) in this exclusive Theatre Rhinoceros production in San Francisco. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Griffin Theatre's THE BIRDSPhoto Flash: First Look at Griffin Theatre's THE BIRDS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2015

 Following 15 Non-Equity Jeff Award nominations for its 2014-15 productions of Balm in Gilead, Titanic and Men Should Weep, Griffin Theatre Company is pleased to present its summer 2015 production: the Chicago premiere of the heart-pounding thriller THE BIRDS, adapted by acclaimed Irish playwright Conor McPherson from the short story by Daphne du Maurier and directed by ensemble member Kevin Kingston. THE BIRDS will play June 6 - July 19, 2015 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago. Tickets are currently available at www.theaterwit.org, in person at the Theater Wit Box Office or by calling (773) 975-8150. The press performance is Sunday, June 14 at 7 pm. (more...)

Sheffield Theatres' Autumn Season to Include EAST IS EAST, DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS & MoreSheffield Theatres' Autumn Season to Include EAST IS EAST, DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS & More
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2015

Sheffield Theatres today announces an exciting autumn season of productions in the Lyceum Theatre, alongside star casting news for its Christmas pantomime Aladdin, and details of an open weekend planned at the theatre in October. (more...)

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