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James Dacre

 

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2007]
Assistant Director






James Dacre News

WUTHERING HEIGHTS Will Open at Royal & Derngate Ahead of a Spring Tour Photo WUTHERING HEIGHTS Will Open at Royal & Derngate Ahead of a Spring Tour
by Stephi Wild - Nov 30, 2022

Inspector Sands will tour their first mid-scale show in 2023 ‚Äď a brand new contemporary adaptation of Emily Bront√ę's WUTHERING HEIGHTS, at Royal & Derngate, Northampton from 24 Apr - 6 May, with a National Press Night on Friday 28 April ahead of a UK tour, playing Oxford, London, Warwick and Newcastle.

Royal & Derngate and Polka Theatre Present THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS Photo Royal & Derngate and Polka Theatre Present THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS
by Stephi Wild - Nov 10, 2022

Royal & Derngate, Northampton and Polka Theatre are collaborating once again to present The Night Before Christmas. Following on from previous successful co-productions of The Everywhere Bear and Moominsummer Madness, this festive story will bring the magic of Christmas to life in Royal & Derngate's Underground Studio from Friday 25 November to Saturday 31 December.

Wolverhampton Grand Announces New Shows on Sale Including THE BODYGUARD, THE SPONGEBO Photo Wolverhampton Grand Announces New Shows on Sale Including THE BODYGUARD, THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL, and More
by Stephi Wild - Oct 17, 2022

Wolverhampton Grand Theatre has announced a brand new season of shows, including a an exclusive new production of THE SECRET LIVES OF HENRY & ALICE, a comedy by Black Country playwright, David Tristram which will be produced in its entirety by the Grand Theatre.

James Dacre To Step Down As Artistic Director Of Royal & Derngate Theatres Photo James Dacre To Step Down As Artistic Director Of Royal & Derngate Theatres
by Stephi Wild - Oct 13, 2022

James Dacre has announced he will step down after a decade as Artistic Director at Royal & Derngate at the completion of the venue's 2022/23 Made in Northampton season next year - its most ambitious and far reaching programme to date. 

Interview: David Owen Norris Talks About the Experience of Writing and Performing THE Photo Interview: David Owen Norris Talks About the Experience of Writing and Performing THE WELLSPRING with his Son Barney
by Cheryl Markosky - Sep 29, 2022

David Owen Norris talks to BroadwayWorld about writing and performing The Wellspring with his award-winning playwright/novelist son, Barney

SCENE UNSEEN is Now Available to Watch Online
by Stephi Wild - Sep 28, 2022

As part of its Made in Northampton season, Royal & Derngate has today released Scene Unseen, an intimate cabaret by Jessica Walker and Joseph Atkins, directed for film by the theatre’s Artistic Director James Dacre with illustrations by award-winning illustrator Thomas Hicks and cinematography by David Lefeber. 

Review: THE TWO POPES, Rose Theatre Photo Review: THE TWO POPES, Rose Theatre
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Sep 14, 2022

Anthony McCarten's thoughtful and witty play is now revived at Kingston’s Rose Theatre in a production that deftly combines solemnity with fun in portraying the fictional relationship between Pope Benedict and Pope Francis.

Royal & Derngate And English Touring Opera Present SCENE UNSEEN Photo Royal & Derngate And English Touring Opera Present SCENE UNSEEN
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 31, 2022

As part of its Made in Northampton season, Royal & Derngate has launched Scene Unseen, an intimate cabaret by Jessica Walker and Joseph Atkins, directed for film by the theatre's Artistic Director James Dacre with illustrations by award-winning illustrator Thomas Hicks and cinematography by David Lefeber. 

Full Cast Announced For THE TWO POPES at the Rose Theatre Photo Full Cast Announced For THE TWO POPES at the Rose Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Aug 18, 2022

¬†Joining the previously announced¬†Anton Lesser¬†(Pope Benedict XVI) and¬†Nicholas Woodeson¬†(Cardinal Bergoglio ‚Äď the future Pope Francis) in¬†the London premiere and tour of Anthony McCarten‚Äôs¬†The Two Popes, will be¬†Lynsey Beauchamp¬†as Sister Brigitta and¬†Leaphia Darko¬†as Sister Sophia, with¬†Malcolm James¬†and¬†Angela Jones¬†in the ensemble.¬†¬†


by Aliya Al-Hassan - Aug 17, 2022

James Dacre Videos

STAGE TUBE: Samuel L. Jackson's THE ARENA Trailer Released
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 1, 2011

Broadway-bound Samuel L. Jackson stars in 'The Arena,' about a man who is 'forced into the savage world of a modern gladiatorial arena, where men fight to the death for the entertainment of the online masses.' Check out the trailer below!

STAGE TUBE: Samuel L. Jackson & Angela Bassett Talk THE MOUNTAINTOP!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 29, 2011

Samuel L. Jackson will soon star as DR. Martin Luther King, Jr. opposite Angela Bassett in the Broadway production of the new play, The Mountaintop, by Katori Hall directed by Tony Award-nominee Kenny Leon (Fences, A Raisin in the Sun). The Mountaintop will begin performances on September 22, 2011, at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre (242 West 45th Street), with an official opening on Thursday, October 13, 2011. In the video below, watch the duo chat about taking on their roles!

STAGE TUBE: Samuel L. Jackson Talks THE MOUNTAINTOP!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 6, 2011

Samuel L. Jackson will soon star as Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. opposite Angela Bassett in the Broadway production of the new play, The Mountaintop, by Katori Hall directed by Tony Award-nominee Kenny Leon (Fences, A Raisin in the Sun). The Mountaintop will begin performances on September 22, 2011, at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre (242 West 45th Street), with an official opening on Thursday, October 13, 2011. In the video below, watch Jackson chat about taking on the role!