Michael Morpurgo News

National Theatre's NO MAN'S LAND and WAR HORSE to Screen in HD at Ridgefield PlayhouseNational Theatre's NO MAN'S LAND and WAR HORSE to Screen in HD at Ridgefield Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

Following their hit run on Broadway, Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart return to the West End stage in Harold Pinter's No Man's Land.  The Ridgefield Playhouse and Craig's Fine Jewelry Live in HD Series presents a Live HD Screening on Thursday, December 15 at 2pm. (more...)

A Host Of Vibrant UK Premieres In New Performance & Dance Programme For 2017 at Southbank CentreA Host Of Vibrant UK Premieres In New Performance & Dance Programme For 2017 at Southbank Centre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2016

Southbank Centre presents a host of exclusive UK premieres from across the world exploring diversity, identity, migration, evolution and sacrifice, for its Spring & Summer 2017 programme for performance, dance and theatre. (more...)

Launch Season Announced for Broadway Theatre LetchworthLaunch Season Announced for Broadway Theatre Letchworth
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2016

Olivier award-winning producer Sue Scott Davison, Creative Programmer of the Broadway Theatre - a new mid-scale theatre in Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire, only half an hour from London - today announces the venue's inaugural season which will run from February to May 2017. (more...)

Imagine Children's Festival 2017 Embraces Nordic CultureImagine Children's Festival 2017 Embraces Nordic Culture
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2016

Southbank Centre's Imagine Children's Festival returns from 9 - 19 February 2017, taking over the Royal Festival Hall during half term with a packed programme of events including dance, music, theatre and installations, alongside readings and workshops with some of the top children's authors from the UK and Nordic region. (more...)

National Theatre's NO MAN'S LAND and WAR HORSE to Screen at Ridgefield PlayhouseNational Theatre's NO MAN'S LAND and WAR HORSE to Screen at Ridgefield Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2016

Following their hit run on Broadway, Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart return to the West End stage in Harold Pinter's No Man's Land. The Ridgefield Playhouse and Craig's Fine Jewelry Live in HD Series presents a Live HD Screening on Thursday, December 15 at 2pm. It will be broadcast live from Wyndham's Theatre, London.  (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2016

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Daniel Kitson's MOUSE Makes American Premiere Tonight at St. Ann's WarehouseDaniel Kitson's MOUSE Makes American Premiere Tonight at St. Ann's Warehouse
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2016

St. Ann's Warehouse will welcome back the beloved British monologuist and comedian Daniel Kitson for the American Premiere of his newest show, Mouse: The Persistence of an Unlikely Thought, tonight, November 9, through November 27. (more...)

Emma Rice and Michael Morpurgo's '946' to Make American Premiere at Berkeley RepEmma Rice and Michael Morpurgo's '946' to Make American Premiere at Berkeley Rep
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

Berkeley Rep today announced the American premiere of 946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips adapted by Michael Morpurgo (War Horse) and Emma Rice, with Rice also directing. (more...)

Brand New Season at Wolverhampton Grand TheatreBrand New Season at Wolverhampton Grand Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

Today Wolverhampton Grand Theatre announced a brand new season, including the touring production of sell-out West End musical FUNNY GIRL. (more...)

Daniel Kitson's MOUSE to Make American Premiere at St. Ann's WarehouseDaniel Kitson's MOUSE to Make American Premiere at St. Ann's Warehouse
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2016

St. Ann's Warehouse will welcome back the beloved British monologuist and comedian Daniel Kitson for the American Premiere of his newest show, Mouse: The Persistence of an Unlikely Thought, November 9 - 27. (more...)

Shakespeare's Globe Announces Emma Rice's 'Summer of Love'Shakespeare's Globe Announces Emma Rice's 'Summer of Love'
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2016

Shakespeare's Globe is delighted to announce Emma Rice's 2017 summer season, the Summer of Love, marking the 50th anniversary of the summer of 1967. (more...)

Artistic Director Emma Rice To Leave The GlobeArtistic Director Emma Rice To Leave The Globe
by Marianka Swain - Oct 25, 2016

The Globe has announced that Emma Rice will be stepping down as Artistic Director in April 2018, two years after her tenure began. In a statement, CEO Neil Constable said: 'Emma's mould-breaking work has brought our theatre new and diverse audiences, won huge creative and critical acclaim, and achieved exceptionally strong box office returns. In breaking the mould, this latest season has generated productive debate concerning the purpose and theatrical practice of the Globe, in relation to the use of sound and lighting technology within our theatre spaces. Following much deliberation and discussion, the Globe Board has concluded that from April 2018, the theatre programming should be structured around 'shared light' productions without designed sound and light rigging, which characterised a large body of The Globe's work prior to Emma's appointment.  (more...)

WAR HORSE's Topthorn Galloping to Atlanta's Worlds of Puppetry MuseumWAR HORSE's Topthorn Galloping to Atlanta's Worlds of Puppetry Museum
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2016

Get ready for a larger-than-life anniversary celebration! Friday, November 11 - Sunday, November 13, the Center for Puppetry Arts will celebrate the first anniversary of its Worlds of Puppetry Museum with a weekend full of activities, including the opening weekend of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and the premiere of the Center's newest iconic museum acquisition, Topthorn from the Tony Award-winning Broadway production of War Horse. (more...)

BWW Review: 946: THE AMAZING STORY OF ADOLPHUS TIPS, Birmingham Rep, 10 October 2016BWW Review: 946: THE AMAZING STORY OF ADOLPHUS TIPS, Birmingham Rep, 10 October 2016
by Emma Cann - Oct 11, 2016

There's a buzz of excitement in the air whenever Kneehigh Theatre are in town; their joyful, anarchic style combined with a strong emphasis on storytelling is popular with all ages. The Cornwall based company go from strength to strength, building international renown at a remarkable pace. With resident director Emma Rice now at the helm of Shakespeare's Globe, Kneehigh's reach and influence seems set to grow even further.  (more...)

The Point Announces Christmas ProgrammingThe Point Announces Christmas Programming
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

This festive period The Point, Eastleigh has a fantastic programme of seasonal shows just perfect for the whole family. With two in-house productions and one very special show taking place in the Creation Space The Point will be abuzz with Christmas cheer this November and December. (more...)

Rufus Norris Announces New Work for the National Theatre in 2017Rufus Norris Announces New Work for the National Theatre in 2017
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2016

New work by Inua Ellams, Ya?l Farber, DC Moore, Lindsey Ferrentino and Nina Raine is announced today by Rufus Norris, Director of the National Theatre. Four world premieres and two European premieres are further announced as forthcoming productions for the National Theatre in 2017.   (more...)

WICKED Celebrates Years in the West End Tonight - and the UK & Ireland Tour Returns in 2018WICKED Celebrates Years in the West End Tonight - and the UK & Ireland Tour Returns in 2018
by BWW News Desk - Sep 27, 2016

WICKED, the West End musical phenomenon that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, celebrates an extraordinary 10 years at London's Apollo Victoria Theatre tonight (Tuesday 27 September 2016). Over the past decade, Wicked has attained many accolades and achieved numerous milestones to become 'one of the most popular West End musicals ever' (London Evening Standard). (more...)

St. Ann's Warehouse to Welcome Back IN YOUR FACE NEW YORK with Roz ChastSt. Ann's Warehouse to Welcome Back IN YOUR FACE NEW YORK with Roz Chast
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2016

St. Ann's Warehouse will welcome back In Your Face New York, the new episodic live show and podcast that aims to capture the city's energy through sketches, songs and monologues by an array of New York artists and writers, for a new edition on October 23. (more...)

Michael Morpurgo's Elephants Will Be RUNNING WILD in WolverhamptonMichael Morpurgo's Elephants Will Be RUNNING WILD in Wolverhampton
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

Children's Touring Partnership is delighted to announce, on Elephant Appreciation Day (22 September), the first UK Tour of RUNNING WILD by Michael Morpurgo in an adaptation by Samuel Adamson, at Wolverhampton Grand Theatre from Tuesday 6 - Sat 10 June 2017. Tickets will be on general sale from Thursday 6 October.   (more...)

Michael Morpurgo's RUNNING WILD Will Tour the UKMichael Morpurgo's RUNNING WILD Will Tour the UK
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2016

Children's Touring Partnership is delighted to announce, on Elephant Appreciation Day (22 September), the first UK Tour of Running Wild by Michael Morpurgo in an adaptation by Samuel Adamson, beginning at Chichester Festival Theatre on 10 February 2017. Michael Morpurgo's novel, based on a true story, is brought to life in this award-winning production, which has been described by critics as 'inspiring', 'evocative, 'imaginative' and 'life-affirming'.  Originally produced by Regent's Park Theatre and Chichester Festival Theatre, this epic production, complete with spectacular life-size puppets, tells an emotional and moving story of love, loss and loyalty and of living for the moment. (more...)

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