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Cheek by Jowl Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1996 - Outstanding Revival - Reinterpetation
Cheek by JowlAs You Like It
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1995 - Outstanding Revival - Reinterpetation
Cheek by Jowl As You Like It
 
Olivier Awards - 1985 - Most Promising Newcomer of the Year in Theatre Gold Star
Cheek By JowlAndromache, Pericles and Vanity Fair

Cheek by Jowl News

Full Cast Announced For Kiln Theatre's Revival of Moira Buffini's HANDBAGGED Photo Full Cast Announced For Kiln Theatre's Revival of Moira Buffini's HANDBAGGED
by Stephi Wild - Aug 1, 2022

With Zodwa Nyoni's The Darkest Part of the Night currently running at Kiln Theatre, Artistic Director Indhu Rubasingham has announced the full company for her major revival of Moira Buffini's critically acclaimed Handbagged.

Full Cast Announced For UK Tour Of Agatha Christie's THE MIRROR CRACK'D Photo Full Cast Announced For UK Tour Of Agatha Christie's THE MIRROR CRACK'D
by Stephi Wild - Jul 25, 2022

Original Theatre have announced the full cast of their brand new production of Rachel Wagstaff's acclaimed adaptation of Agatha Christie's THE MIRROR CRACK'D. The production, directed by Philip Franks, will begin its UK Tour at Devonshire Park, Eastbourne on 8 September 2022.

Cast Announced for THE CANTERVILLE GHOST at Southwark Playhouse Photo Cast Announced for THE CANTERVILLE GHOST at Southwark Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 21, 2022

The cast of four valiant vaudevillians has been announced for Oscar Wilde's uproarious spectacular The Canterville Ghost, which will haunt and delight audiences at the Southwark Playhouse this autumn, as part of a wider UK Tour. The production will run¬†Tuesday 11th October ‚Äď Saturday 5th November 2022.¬†

Karena Johnson Joins Barbican As New Head of Creative
Collaboration And Learning Photo Karena Johnson Joins Barbican As New Head of Creative Collaboration And Learning
by Grace Cutler - Jul 5, 2022

A world-class arts and learning organisation, the Barbican pushes the boundaries of all major art forms including dance, film, music, theatre and visual arts. Its creative learning programme further underpins everything it does.

Original Theatre Company Announces Cast For The Shortlisted Scripts For The Originals Photo Original Theatre Company Announces Cast For The Shortlisted Scripts For The Originals Playwriting Award 2022
by Stephi Wild - Jun 30, 2022

Original Theatre Company today announces the all-star cast for the script-in-hand performances from the three shortlisted plays for the Originals Playwriting Award.

Review Roundup: Ruthie Henshall Stars in Stephen Sondheim's PASSION at Hope Mill Thea Photo Review Roundup: Ruthie Henshall Stars in Stephen Sondheim's PASSION at Hope Mill Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - May 18, 2022

Read the reviews for Stephen Sondheim's Passion at the Hope Mill Theatre. Sondheim's Passion is a legendary musical based on Ettore Scola's Italian film, Passion d'Amore, starring Ruthie Henshall in the role of Fosca. 

Photos: First Look at Ruthie Henshall in Stephen Sondheim's PASSION at Hope Mill Thea Photo Photos: First Look at Ruthie Henshall in Stephen Sondheim's PASSION at Hope Mill Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 6, 2022

Sondheim's Passion is a legendary musical based on Ettore Scola’s Italian film, Passion d’Amore. Situated in 19th Century Italy, the production tells the tale of a young soldier, Giorgio (Dean John-Wilson), who is obsessively pursued by the relation of his superior officer, Fosca (Ruthie Henshall) - a woman prone to severe melancholy and mania.

THE CROWN's Peter Morgan to Present World Premiere of Stage Play PATRIOTS Starring To Photo THE CROWN's Peter Morgan to Present World Premiere of Stage Play PATRIOTS Starring Tom Hollander
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022

Peter Morgan, creator of The Crown, will be presenting the world premiere of his stage play Patriots, starring Tom Hollander, at London’s Almeida Theatre in July. The play focuses on Russian oligarchs,

Troupe Announces The World Première of a New Adaptation of Christopher Isherwood's A Photo Troupe Announces The World Première of a New Adaptation of Christopher Isherwood's A SINGLE MAN at Park Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2022

Troupe today announces the world première of a new adaptation of Christopher Isherwood's A Single Man by Simon Reade. Directed by Philip Wilson, the production opens in Park200 at Park Theatre on 21 October, with previews from 19 October, and runs until 26 November.

Cast Announced For KING LEAR at Shakespeare's Globe Photo Cast Announced For KING LEAR at Shakespeare's Globe
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2022

Shakespeare's Globe has announced the cast and company for King Lear opening 10 June - 24 July.

Cheek by Jowl Videos

VIDEO: Behind the Scenes of THE KNIGHT OF THE BURNING PESTLE at The Barbican VideoVIDEO: Behind the Scenes of THE KNIGHT OF THE BURNING PESTLE at The Barbican
by Stage Tube - Apr 18, 2019

Cheek by Jowl reunites with the Moscow Pushkin Drama Theatre on Francis Beaumont's outrageous dark comedy, The Knight of the Burning Pestle, hilarious and terrifying in its relevance to our times. Following its Paris and Moscow premieres, the production comes to London for performances at the Barbican - where Cheek by Jowl is an Artistic Associate, from 5 to 8 June with a press performance on 5 June.

VIDEO: Brooklyn Academy Of Music (BAM) Announces 2018 Next Wave Festival VideoVIDEO: Brooklyn Academy Of Music (BAM) Announces 2018 Next Wave Festival
by Alan Henry - Jun 14, 2018

Brooklyn Academy Of Music's (BAM),  Next Wave Festival runs from October 3 through December 23 and comprises music, opera, theater, physical theater, dance, filmmusic, and performance art engagements in the BAM Howard Gilman Opera House, BAM Harvey Theater, and BAM Fisher. This year's festival will be the final Next Wave curated by Melillo; he will also program BAM's 2019 WinterSpring season before stepping down at the end of 2018 after 35 years of artistic leadership at BAM.

VIDEO: Preview MEASURE FOR MEASURE At Brooklyn Academy Of Music Next Wave Festival VideoVIDEO: Preview MEASURE FOR MEASURE At Brooklyn Academy Of Music Next Wave Festival
by Alan Henry - May 22, 2018

BroadwayWorld has a first look at MEASURE FOR MEASURE as part of the Brooklyn Academy of Music Next Wave Festival.

STAGE TUBE: Sydney Theatre Announces 2015 Season - Geoffrey Rush and Cate Blanchett to Star in KING LEAR & More!
by Stage Tube - Sep 4, 2014

In 2015, Australia's iconic theatre-makers are coming to play. It's a year of adventure, and we look forward to having you along for the ride - you'll be in great company.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of West End's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 18, 2014

Produced by Disney and Sonia Friedman Productions and based on the Academy Award¬ģ-winning screenplay by Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard, Shakespeare in Love has been adapted for the stage by Lee Hall (Billy Elliot). Featuring a company of 28 actors and musicians, one of the largest companies ever assembled for a play in the West End, and a dog, this new play will be directed by Declan Donnellan and designed by Nick Ormerod, the driving force behind the world-renowned theatre company, Cheek by Jowl. The new play, which opens on July 23, is currently playing at the Noel Coward Theatre. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights of the cast in action below!


Cheek by Jowl Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Cheek by Jowl been nominated for?
Outstanding Revival - Reinterpetation (Drama Desk Awards) for As You Like It Outstanding Revival - Reinterpetation (Drama Desk Awards) for As You Like It and Most Promising Newcomer of the Year in Theatre (Olivier Awards) for Andromache, Pericles and Vanity Fair .

What awards has Cheek by Jowl won?
Most Promising Newcomer of the Year in Theatre (Olivier Awards) for Andromache, Pericles and Vanity Fair.