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The cast of Steppenwolf for Young Adults'' production of George Orwell''s 1984 Photo

The cast of Steppenwolf for Young Adults'' production of George Orwell''s 1984

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George Orwell News

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by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2022

Sundog Theatre to Present George Orwell's 1984 Photo Sundog Theatre to Present George Orwell's 1984
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2022

Sundog Theatre will bring George Orwell's “1984” to life June 7, 2022. Staten Island. Sundog Theatre presents George Orwell's dystopian tale “1984”, running June 17 – June 26, 2022, at Wagner College's Stage One.

Sundog Theatre to Present George Orwell's 1984 Photo Sundog Theatre to Present George Orwell's 1984
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2022

Sundog Theatre will present George Orwell's '1984', adapted by Robert Owens, Wilton E. Hall Jr., and William A. Miles Jr., June 17-26. 

BWW Previews: George Orwell Meets Brecht and Weill In the Musical CABARET DOS BICHOS Photo BWW Previews: George Orwell Meets Brecht and Weill In the Musical CABARET DOS BICHOS
by Claudio Erlichman - May 21, 2022

Musical Cabaret dos Bichos is an adaptation of G. Orwell's novel Animal Farm. With libreto, lyrics and direction by ZĂ© Henrique de Paula and original music and musical direction by Fernanda Maia, the language used is inspired by German cabarets, strongly referenced in Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill.

WHAT IF IF ONLY US Premiere & AIR World Premiere to be Presented by Burning Coal Thea Photo WHAT IF IF ONLY US Premiere & AIR World Premiere to be Presented by Burning Coal Theatre Company
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2022

Burning Coal Theatre Company will present its production of What If If Only (US premiere) and Air (world premiere) by Caryl Churchill, directed by Ana Radulescu, June 9 - 26, 2022.  This production, directed by Burning Coal’s Associate Artistic Director, will be performed at Burning Coal’s home, the Murphey School, 224 Polk Street, Raleigh, NC 27604. 

BWW Review: ANIMAL FARM, Richmond Theatre Photo BWW Review: ANIMAL FARM, Richmond Theatre
by Aliya Al-Hassan - May 11, 2022

Read our critic's review. George Orwell’s allegory of the Russian revolution and the Soviet descent into authoritarianism has something to say to every generation. Indeed, watching it today, in the era of war in Europe, fake news and failing trust in our leaders, it feels more resonant than ever.

Trai Byers, Ray Fisher, April Matthis & Michael Potts Join the Cast of THE PIANO LESS Photo Trai Byers, Ray Fisher, April Matthis & Michael Potts Join the Cast of THE PIANO LESSON Starring Samuel L. Jackson & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 26, 2022

Producers Brian Anthony Moreland, Sonia Friedman and Tom Kirdahy announced additional cast for the revival of August Wilson’s seminal, Pulitzer Prize-winning drama The Piano Lesson, the first Broadway revival in more than 30 years since the play’s Main Stem premiere in 1990.

A Noise Within Releases Full Lineup for 2022-2023 Season Photo A Noise Within Releases Full Lineup for 2022-2023 Season
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 13, 2022

A Noise Within (ANW), the acclaimed classic theatre company, is thrilled to announce its 2022-2023 Season with the theme DARING TO LOVE. A Noise Within’s current season subscribers, donors, and patrons were invited to hear the news first in an exclusive online announcement last night. Season pass holders and new subscribers now have the opportunity to access priority seating. Single tickets will go on sale to the public on July 6, 2022.

Dutch National Opera Announces 2022-2023 Season Photo Dutch National Opera Announces 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 29, 2022

Dutch National Opera has announced its 2022/2023 season, with La Liberté? as its central theme. It promises to be a jam-packed season with no fewer than 15 productions, 4 world premieres, 2 European premieres, 6 new productions, 4 family operas as well as a new edition of the Opera Forward Festival.

ANIMAL FARM Comes to the Belgrade Next Month Photo ANIMAL FARM Comes to the Belgrade Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Mar 15, 2022

The highly anticipated stage adaptation of George Orwell's Animal Farm arrives on the Belgrade Theatre's Main Stage next month. Adapted and directed by the multi award-winning Robert Ike (Mary Stuart, 1984), the classic satirical fable comes to Coventry from Tues 12 – Sat 16 April.

George Orwell Videos

VIDEO: Watch the Northern Ballet's Full Production of 1984 VideoVIDEO: Watch the Northern Ballet's Full Production of 1984
by Stage Tube - Apr 19, 2020

The Northern Ballet is streaming its production of 1984 now through May 2.

Everything to Know About AMERICAN HORROR STORY: 1984! VideoEverything to Know About AMERICAN HORROR STORY: 1984!
by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 18, 2019

Although fall is approaching, summer will still live on with “American Horror Story: 1984,” which premieres on Wednesday, Sept. 18 at 10 p.m. on FX.

VIDEO: Director May Adrales talks ANIMAL FARM at Milwaukee Rep VideoVIDEO: Director May Adrales talks ANIMAL FARM at Milwaukee Rep
by Leah Windahl - Jan 11, 2018

Milwaukee Rep presents ANIMAL FARM, Ian Wooldridge's adaptation of the George Orwell novel, which opened January 9th, and runs through February 11th.

VIDEO: Olivia Wilde Sends Jennifer Lawrence Matzah Ball Soup Following '1984' Inciden VideoVIDEO: Olivia Wilde Sends Jennifer Lawrence Matzah Ball Soup Following '1984' Incident
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 26, 2017

During the appearance, a caller asked the actress if she's gotten an apology from actress Jennifer Lawrence after Jennifer reportedly vomited during Wilde's highly intense play.

BWW TV: Michael Moore Takes Aim in Rehearsal for THE TERMS OF MY SURRENDER
by TV - Press Previews - Jul 11, 2017

Academy Award-winning filmmaker, best-selling author, and political icon Michael Moore begins rehearsals today for his thought-provoking and controversial Broadway debut in The Terms of My Surrender. Directed by Tony Award-winner, Michael Mayer (Spring Awakening, American Idiot, Hedwig and the Angry Inch), Moore will be targeting President Trump using his signature political savvy and theatrical persona in this unique Broadway experience, taking place just down the street from Trump Tower and next door to George Orwell's 1984 at The Hudson Theatre. The limited 12-week engagement will begin previews at Broadway's Belasco Theatre (111 W 44th Street) on Friday, July 28, 2017 with an official opening night set for Thursday, August 10, 2017.

VIDEO: Olivia Wilde Talks Telling 'Intense Story' in Broadway's '1984'
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 7, 2017

Olivia Wilde stopped by this morning's LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN, to discuss her hit Broadway play '1984' 'We're kind of just doing everything necessary to tell the story right,' explains the actress of the intense, high stakes show. Watch the appearance below!

VIDEO: Olivia Wilde Says Broadway's 1984 Is Like 'A Really Scary Ride'
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 15, 2017

Actress, producer and busy mom of two, Olivia Wilde is now making her Broadway debut in a stage adaptation of George Orwell's classic novel "1984." She stopped by this morning's TODAY to tell Savannah Guthrie that the immersive play like "a really scary ride."

VIDEO: Olivia Wilde Talks 'Disturbing' Relevance of Broadway's '1984'
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 14, 2017

On last night's LATE SHOW, guest Olivia Wilde discussed making her Broadway debut in  the upcoming Broadway rendition of George Orwell's classic novel '1984', and explains  the resurgence of the story's relevance.

STAGE TUBE: Comedian John Cleese Says 'Political Correctness Can Lead to an Orwellian Nightmare'
by Stage Tube - Feb 3, 2016

In a video published on Big Think, Comedian John Cleese said, 'I'm offended every day. For example, the British newspapers every day offend me with their laziness, their nastiness, and their inaccuracy, but I'm not going to expect someone to stop that happening; I just simply speak out about it.'  He goes on to say, 'And the whole point about humor, the whole point about comedy, and believe you me I thought about this, is that all comedy is critical. Even if you make a very inclusive joke like how would you make God laugh? Answer: Tell him your plans. Now that's about the human condition; it's not excluding anyone.'


George Orwell Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has George Orwell written?
George Orwell has written 2 shows including Animal Farm (Source Material), 1984 (Source Material).