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John Barton Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 1984 - Director of the Year
John BartonLife's A Dream
 
Olivier Awards - 1980 - Director of the Year
John BartonThe Greeks

John Barton News

ACTC Presents A Jukebox Musical THE MARVELOUS WONDERETTES At The Lyceum Theater Photo ACTC Presents A Jukebox Musical THE MARVELOUS WONDERETTES At The Lyceum Theater
by A.A. Cristi - May 17, 2022

​​​​​​​American Coast Theater Company presents a sensational jukebox musical, The Marvelous Wonderettes. The production, directed by Susan K. Berkompas, is presented in the Lyceum Theater on the Vanguard University campus, beginning May 28th, 2022, and running five weekends through June 26th, 2022. Additional performances happening at Rancho Mission Viejo Esencia Green July 7 - 10th, 2022.

Vanguard University's Department of Theatre Arts to Present HARVEY Photo Vanguard University's Department of Theatre Arts to Present HARVEY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 17, 2022

Vanguard University's department of Theatre Arts will present the comedy classic by Mary Chase, Harvey. The production is presented in the Lyceum Theater on the Vanguard University campus, beginning April 1st, 2022, and running two weekends through April 10th.

Louise Redknapp Joins the Cast of FATAL ATTRACTION Photo Louise Redknapp Joins the Cast of FATAL ATTRACTION
by Stephi Wild - Feb 14, 2022

From Wednesday 9th March (New Theatre, Cardiff) acclaimed actress, musician, TV presenter and Strictly Come Dancing star Louise Redknapp joins Oliver Farnworth (Dan Gallagher) as his wife, Beth and Susie Amy who takes on the role of Alex Forrest when Kym Marsh concludes her run in the tour on Saturday 5th March 2022.

Photos: First Look at Kym Marsh, Oliver Farnworth & Susie Amy in FATAL ATTRACTION Photo Photos: First Look at Kym Marsh, Oliver Farnworth & Susie Amy in FATAL ATTRACTION
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 21, 2022

Smith and Brant Theatricals and Ambassador Theatre Group Productions are presenting a new production of Fatal Attraction. Kym Marsh (ITV’s Coronation Street) will perform the iconic role of Alex Forrest, Oliver Farnworth (ITV’s Coronation Street) her lover, Dan Gallagher and Susie Amy (ITV’s Footballers’ Wives) his wife, Beth.

Kym Marsh Will Lead a New Stage Thriller of FATAL ATTRACTION Photo Kym Marsh Will Lead a New Stage Thriller of FATAL ATTRACTION
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2021

Casting has been announced for a new production of Fatal Attraction, based on the classic Paramount Pictures Corporation film. Kym Marsh * (ITV's Coronation Street) will perform the iconic role of Alex Forrest, Oliver Farnworth (ITV's Coronation Street) her lover, Dan Gallagher and Susie Amy (ITV's Footballers' Wives) his wife, Beth.

BWW Interview: Debra Ann Byrd of BECOMING OTHELLO: A BLACK GIRL'S JOURNEY at Shakespe Photo BWW Interview: Debra Ann Byrd of BECOMING OTHELLO: A BLACK GIRL'S JOURNEY at Shakespeare & Company
by Marc Savitt - Jul 12, 2021

“BECOMOING OTHELLO taught me how to get over things that I am.  I’m a mixed-race girl, and I am on the fairer side of blackness.  I had so many issues with colorism and racism and all the isms that I needed to tell this story.  If audience members are listening, no matter where they come from; what race, what religion, everyone is going to find something they can relate to.' 

FATAL ATTRACTION Announces UK Tour Dates Photo FATAL ATTRACTION Announces UK Tour Dates
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2021

Smith and Brant Theatricals and Ambassador Theatre Group Productions have announced a new production of Fatal Attraction, based on the classic Paramount Pictures Corporation film.

DCPA Theatre Company to Stream TANTALUS: Behind The Mask Photo DCPA Theatre Company to Stream TANTALUS: Behind The Mask
by Stephi Wild - Dec 2, 2020

Twenty years ago, the DCPA Theatre Company and Royal Shakespeare Company embarked upon the most ambitious play ever attempted— TANTALUS. During an unprecedented six-month rehearsal period, Denver Center Media captured all of the determination, drama and artistry that led to this highly acclaimed and unforgettable theatrical experience.

Professional Actors Perform KING LEAR Scene In Workshop Presentation Photo Professional Actors Perform KING LEAR Scene In Workshop Presentation
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2020

A cast of professional actors, their work has been seen across the country, at such notable theatres as Oregon Shakespeare, Utah Shakespeare, Chicago Shakespeare, and many more. In addition to regional theatre, many of our participants have long and varied careers onscreen as well.

Professional Actors Perform TROILUS AND CRESSIDA Scene In Workshop Presentation Photo Professional Actors Perform TROILUS AND CRESSIDA Scene In Workshop Presentation
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2020

With JAMES NEWCOMB, ROSS HELLWIG, SAPNA KUMAR, and MARCELO TUBERT, sit in on a final presentation from an October Shakespeare workshop!


John Barton Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has John Barton been nominated for?
Director of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Life's A Dream and Director of the Year (Olivier Awards) for The Greeks .