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Frank McGuinness Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2001 - BBC Award for Best New Play
Frank McGuinnessDolly West's Kitchen
 
Olivier Awards - 1993 - BBC Award for the Play of the Year
Frank McGuinnessSomeone Who'll Watch Over Me
 
Tony Awards - 1993 - Best Play
Frank McGuinness, Someone Who'll Watch Over Me

Frank McGuinness News

Meet the Cast of COMPANY on Broadway Photo Meet the Cast of COMPANY on Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2021

Company has officially returned to Broadway as of November 15. Meet the current cast and learn more about who is bringing this production to the stage!

French Riviera Film Festival 2021 to Honor George Chakiris, Caroline Lagerfelt and Er Photo French Riviera Film Festival 2021 to Honor George Chakiris, Caroline Lagerfelt and Eric Roberts
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 8, 2021

The third annual French Riviera Film Festival, will present a special Lifetime Achievement Award to Oscar-winning actor George Chakiris and Industry Excellence Awards to Caroline Lagerfelt and Eric Roberts, at an exclusive ceremony on July 14 at the iconic Beverly Hills Hotel, the announcement was made today by festival founders Gotham Chandna and Nicole Goesseringer Muj.

French Riviera Film Festival 2021 To Honor George Chakiris, Caroline Lagerfelt And Er Photo French Riviera Film Festival 2021 To Honor George Chakiris, Caroline Lagerfelt And Eric Roberts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 8, 2021

The third annual French Riviera Film Festival will present a special Lifetime Achievement Award to Oscar-winning actor George Chakiris and Industry Excellence Awards to Caroline Lagerfelt and Eric Roberts, at an exclusive ceremony on July 14 at the iconic Beverly Hills Hotel.

VIDEO: Killian Donnelly Performs 'The Music of the Night' From THE PHANTOM OF THE OPE Photo VIDEO: Killian Donnelly Performs 'The Music of the Night' From THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
by Stage Tube - Jan 4, 2021

Killian Donnelly is set to return to the title role in The Phantom of the Opera when the production returns this year. In the meantime, the performer posted a video of himself singing 'The Music of the Night', recorded at the Bord Gáis Theatre in Dublin.

BWW Interview: Se√°n McGinley Talks Irish Rep's World Premiere Digital Play THE GIFTS Photo BWW Interview: Se√°n McGinley Talks Irish Rep's World Premiere Digital Play THE GIFTS YOU GAVE TO THE DARK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 11, 2020

Irish Repertory Theatre is currently presenting the world premiere of Darren Murphy's short play The Gifts You Gave to the Dark, written specifically for digital media in reaction to the COVID-19 health crisis.

London Productions of THE SEAGULL Starring Emilia Clarke and A DOLL'S HOUSE Starring  Photo London Productions of THE SEAGULL Starring Emilia Clarke and A DOLL'S HOUSE Starring Jessica Chastain are Postponed
by Stephi Wild - May 28, 2020

The Jamie Lloyd Company has announced that, due to the ongoing impact of the pandemic, Anya Reiss' adaptation of Anton Chekhov's The Seagull and Henrik Ibsen's A Doll's House, in a version by Frank McGuinness are both now postponed.

Abbey Theatre's DEAR IRELAND Premieres Live Online Photo Abbey Theatre's DEAR IRELAND Premieres Live Online
by Stephi Wild - Apr 27, 2020

Over four nights (28 April - 1 May), audiences throughout Ireland and across the globe can watch the world premiere of Dear Ireland a?" a historic digital theatre project that brings together 50 brand new monologues, commissioned by the Abbey Theatre as a rapid response to the COVID-19 crisis. Each piece of work was written and created in self isolation by 100 participating artists.

Patricia Hodge and Nigel Havers Will Star in a UK Tour of PRIVATE LIVES Photo Patricia Hodge and Nigel Havers Will Star in a UK Tour of PRIVATE LIVES
by Stephi Wild - Apr 17, 2020

Patricia Hodge and Nigel Havers will lead a UK Tour of Noel Coward's PRIVATE LIVES. This will be the inaugural show for The Nigel Havers Theatre Company, which will be touring the country with a wonderful line-up of theatrical gems. The plan is that the UK Tour of PRIVATE LIVES will begin at Theatre Royal Bath on 1 October 2020.

Abbey Theatre Announces 100 Artists For DEAR IRELAND Photo Abbey Theatre Announces 100 Artists For DEAR IRELAND
by Stephi Wild - Apr 15, 2020

The Abbey Theatre has commissioned writers from Ireland, with unique additional contributions from the USA, China and Italy, to each write a monologue, to be performed by 50 actors, and then streamed on the Abbey's digital platforms. Today, 15 April 2020, Graham McLaren and Neil Murray, Directors of the Abbey Theatre, announce the lineup of artists taking part in the theatre's historic project, Dear Ireland.

The Abbey Theatre Announces Programme Changes For April-August 2020 Photo The Abbey Theatre Announces Programme Changes For April-August 2020
by Stephi Wild - Mar 20, 2020

The Directors of the Abbey Theatre have released a statement regarding program changes for 2020.

Frank McGuinness Videos

VIDEO: Killian Donnelly Performs 'The Music of the Night' From THE PHANTOM OF THE OPE VideoVIDEO: Killian Donnelly Performs 'The Music of the Night' From THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
by Stage Tube - Jan 4, 2021

Killian Donnelly is set to return to the title role in The Phantom of the Opera when the production returns this year. In the meantime, the performer posted a video of himself singing 'The Music of the Night', recorded at the Bord Gáis Theatre in Dublin.

BWW TV Exclusive: Gabriel Byrne Talks Irish Arts in America
by Robert Diamond - Jan 8, 2011

eople in more than 40 states across the US will experience world-class arts from Ireland this year as part of Imagine Ireland, a year-long season of Irish arts in America, details of which were announced by Ireland's Cultural Ambassador Gabriel Byrne.


Frank McGuinness Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Frank McGuinness written?
Frank McGuinness has written 1 shows including Someone Who'll Watch Over Me (Playwright).

What awards has Frank McGuinness been nominated for?
BBC Award for Best New Play (Olivier Awards) for Dolly West's Kitchen BBC Award for the Play of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Someone Who'll Watch Over Me and Best Play (Tony Awards) for Someone Who'll Watch Over Me .