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BWW Review: A PACIFIST'S GUIDE TO THE WAR ON CANCER, National Theatre, 19 October 2016BWW Review: A PACIFIST'S GUIDE TO THE WAR ON CANCER, National Theatre, 19 October 2016
by Marianka Swain - Oct 20, 2016

How do you make a musical about cancer? This latest work from Bryony Kimmings isn't just theatre, but metatheatre. Her voiceovers and the emails published in the programme detail the at times highly personal development process, and a gut punch of a last 15 minutes strip away the comfort of fictional distance. It could be self-indulgent; instead, it becomes an effective method for making us confront that other, bigger question: how do we talk about, prepare for and deal with illness? (more...)

AMADEUS Leads October's Top 10 New London ShowsAMADEUS Leads October's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Oct 1, 2016

London is never short of theatre temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From Amadeus and a starry Stoppard revival to exciting new musicals, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews… (more...)

A PACIFIST'S GUIDE TO THE WAR ON CANCER to Play HOME Manchester This SeptemberA PACIFIST'S GUIDE TO THE WAR ON CANCER to Play HOME Manchester This September
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2016

A Pacifist's Guide to the War on Cancer, an all-singing, all-dancing examination of living with a cancer diagnosis, is the first show in HOME's autumn 2016 theatre season, between Tue 20 - Sat 24 September 2016. (more...)

London MADDIE Recordings with John Barrowman to Be Released 10/14London MADDIE Recordings with John Barrowman to Be Released 10/14
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2016

Stage Door Records are pleased to announce a 2 CD Deluxe Edition issue of the 'Maddie' Original London Cast Recording will be released on October 14th, 2016. The album features 5 previously unreleased 1991 recordings by John Barrowman alongside a host of top West End performers. The CD release celebrates the 20th Anniversary of 'Maddie' and continues Stage Door's commitment to preserve 'lost' British theatre scores of the past 50 years. (more...)

Ruth Wilson Stars in HEDDA GABLER in New National Theatre SeasonRuth Wilson Stars in HEDDA GABLER in New National Theatre Season
by Marianka Swain - Sep 2, 2016

Ruth Wilson takes the title role in HEDDA GABLER in a new version by Patrick Marber, directed by Ivo van Hove, in the new National Theatre season. The production previews from 5 December. (more...)

A PACIFIST'S GUIDE TO THE WAR ON CANCER to Play HOME Manchester This SeptemberA PACIFIST'S GUIDE TO THE WAR ON CANCER to Play HOME Manchester This September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2016

A Pacifist's Guide to the War on Cancer, an all-singing, all-dancing examination of living with a cancer diagnosis, is the first show in HOME's autumn 2016 theatre season, between Tue 20 - Sat 24 September 2016. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal With A PACIFIST'S GUIDE TO THE WAR ON CANCERPhoto Flash: In Rehearsal With A PACIFIST'S GUIDE TO THE WAR ON CANCER
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2016

Rehearsal images were today released for A Pacifist's Guide to the War on Cancer, a co-production with Complicite Associates. The production is an all-singing, all-dancing examination of life with a cancer diagnosis. This brand new musical confronts the highs and lows of the scariest word we know. With book by Bryony Kimmings and Brian Lobel, music by Tom Parkinson and lyrics by Bryony Kimmings, and directed by Bryony Kimmings, the production receives its London premiere at the Dorfman Theatre on 14 October (press night on 19 October), following its world premiere at HOME Manchester (20-24 September) and a tour to Exeter Northcott Theatre (28 September-2 October). (more...)

Full Cast Announced for New Musical A PACIFIST'S GUIDE TO THE WAR ON CANCERFull Cast Announced for New Musical A PACIFIST'S GUIDE TO THE WAR ON CANCER
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2016

Full cast is today announced for the world premiere of new musical A Pacifist's Guide to the War on Cancer with book by Bryony Kimmings and Brian Lobel, music by Tom Parkinson and lyrics by Bryony Kimmings.  Francesca Mills, Max Runham and Lottie Vallis complete the company and join the previously announced Naana Agyei-Ampadu, Amy Booth-Steel, Hal Fowler, Amanda Hadingue, Akiya Henry, Golda Rosheuvel, Rose Shalloo, Gareth Snook and Gary Wood. (more...)

BBC Worldwide North America Acquires LONDON ROADBBC Worldwide North America Acquires LONDON ROAD
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2016

BBC Worldwide North America has acquired U.S. rights to LONDON ROAD, the film adaptation of the ground-breaking National Theatre play of the same name.  (more...)

BBC Worldwide North America Acquires U.S. Rights to Musical Thriller LONDON ROAD, Starring Tom HardyBBC Worldwide North America Acquires U.S. Rights to Musical Thriller LONDON ROAD, Starring Tom Hardy
by Movies News Desk - Jun 8, 2016

BBC Worldwide NORTH AMERICA has acquired the U.S. rights to the musical thriller LONDON ROAD, starring Tom Hardy, Olivia Colman and Anita Dobson. (more...)

Casting Announced for Bryony Kimmings' A PACIFIST'S GUIDE TO THE WAR ON CANCERCasting Announced for Bryony Kimmings' A PACIFIST'S GUIDE TO THE WAR ON CANCER
by Marianka Swain - Jun 2, 2016

A casting update is announced today for the world premiere of new musical A Pacifist's Guide to the War on Cancer with book by Bryony Kimmings and Brian Lobel, music by Tom Parkinson and lyrics by Bryony Kimmings. Kimmings directs a cast including Naana Agyei-Ampadu, Amy Booth-Steel, Hal Fowler, Amanda Hadingue, Akiya Henry, Golda Rosheuvel, Rose Shalloo, Gareth Snook and Gary Wood. (more...)

Immersive Cinema, Virtual Reality and New Innovations Set for Sundance's 2016 New Frontier ExhibitionImmersive Cinema, Virtual Reality and New Innovations Set for Sundance's 2016 New Frontier Exhibition
by Movies News Desk - Dec 3, 2015

A revolution a decade in the making, Sundance Institute celebrates the 10th Anniversary of its New Frontier program with an exhibition of new work at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival, including immersive cinematic works, virtual reality installations, an extensive lineup of documentary and narrative mobile VR experiences and an inside look at the innovations being developed at some of world's leading media research labs. 10th Anniversary exhibitions will also be presented with MoMA in New York City in April, and the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis as part of Northern Spark in June. (more...)

Tori Amos Wants to Bring THE LIGHT PRINCESS to BroadwayTori Amos Wants to Bring THE LIGHT PRINCESS to Broadway
by Jessica Khan - Oct 12, 2015

The cast recording of Tori Amos and Samuel Adamson's musical THE LIGHT PRINCESS, which originally premiered in 2013 at the National Theatre in London, was released last week. But Amos has even bigger plans for the show. (more...)

Tori Amos' THE LIGHT PRINCESS Cast Recording Released TodayTori Amos' THE LIGHT PRINCESS Cast Recording Released Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2015

The Mercury Classics/Universal Music Classics cast recording of Tori Amos and Samuel Adamson's THE LIGHT PRINCESS, which premiered in 2013 at the National Theatre in London, is available today, October 9, 2015. (more...)

Tori Amos' THE LIGHT PRINCESS Gets Cast Recording; Out This October With Bonus Tracks!Tori Amos' THE LIGHT PRINCESS Gets Cast Recording; Out This October With Bonus Tracks!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2015

BroadwayWorld is excited to report that Tori Amos and Samuel Adamson's THE LIGHT PRINCESS, which premiered in 2013 at the National Theatre in London, is getting a cast recording! From Mercury Classics/Universal Music Classics, THE LIGHT PRINCESS cast album will be released on October 9, 2015. (more...)

Tori Amos' New Musical THE LIGHT PRINCESS to Receive Cast Recording; Release Date Announced!Tori Amos' New Musical THE LIGHT PRINCESS to Receive Cast Recording; Release Date Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2015

Mercury Classics/Universal Music Classics is set to release the cast album of The Light Princess on October 9.  Called 'magical' by the UK's Independent, the musical by Tori Amos and Samuel Adamson debuted at the National Theatre in London in the fall of 2013.  (more...)

Olivia Colman Talks Singing in LONDON ROAD, LOBSTER FilmsOlivia Colman Talks Singing in LONDON ROAD, LOBSTER Films
by Movies News Desk - May 28, 2015

Olivia Colman recently spoke to the Daily Mail about being 'baffled' to land two singing film roles -- the first in Rufus Norris's big screen version of LONDON ROAD, and the second is in Yorgos Lanthimos's surrealist project LOBSTER. (more...)

MIF's wonder.land Announces Full CastMIF's wonder.land Announces Full Cast
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2015

Casting is today announced for the Manchester International Festival run of wonder.land, a new musical inspired by Lewis Carroll's iconic Alice in Wonderland, with music by Damon Albarn and book and lyrics by Moira Buffini (Tamara Drewe, Handbagged), directed by National Theatre Director Rufus Norris. (more...)

Casting Set for WONDER.LAND at Manchester International FestivalCasting Set for WONDER.LAND at Manchester International Festival
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2015

Casting is today announced for the Manchester International Festival run of wonder.land, a new musical inspired by Lewis Carroll's iconic Alice in Wonderland, with music by Damon Albarn and book and lyrics by Moira Buffini (Tamara Drewe, Handbagged), directed by National Theatre Director Rufus Norris. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Trailer For The National Theatre's LONDON ROADSTAGE TUBE: Trailer For The National Theatre's LONDON ROAD
by Stage Tube - Apr 25, 2015

Hailed as a remarkable, ground-breaking work during two sell-out runs at the National Theatre, the feature film adaptation of LONDON ROAD reunites the award winning team, with script by Alecky Blythe, music by Adam Cork and directed by Rufus Norris (Broken). (more...)

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