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Olivier Awards - 1995 - Best Comedy
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Jonathan Harvey News

Further Shows Are On Sale For the Bush Theatre's 50th Year Photo Further Shows Are On Sale For the Bush Theatre's 50th Year
by Stephi Wild - May 25, 2022

The Shepherd's Bush venue continues its history of shining a light on unheard voices and reflecting issues in the community and today releases tickets for the second part of its 50th birthday season.

Orange Tree Theatre Announces Full Cast For Pierre Marivaux's THE FALSE SERVANT Photo Orange Tree Theatre Announces Full Cast For Pierre Marivaux's THE FALSE SERVANT
by Stephi Wild - May 16, 2022

The Orange Tree Theatre today announces the full cast for Pierre Marivaux's The False Servant, translated by Martin Crimp, whose prolific international career began at the Orange Tree Theatre, including the recent hit revival of Dealing with Clair. Before his final season as Artistic Director of the OT, Paul Miller, directs Uzair Bhatti, Will Brown, Julian Moore-Cook, Phoebe Pryce, Lizzy Watts and Silas Wyatt-Barke.

BLOODY DIFFICULT WOMEN Announces Edinburgh Festival Run Photo BLOODY DIFFICULT WOMEN Announces Edinburgh Festival Run
by Stephi Wild - May 5, 2022

Wind of Change, in association with Cahoots Theatre Company, today announce the run of Tim Walker's Bloody Difficult Women at the Assembly Rooms for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2022. Bloody Difficult Women will be running at the Ballroom at the Assembly Rooms from 3 to 28 August 2022, following an extended run at Riverside Studios this Spring.

Photos: First Look at the UK Tour of LADIES OF LETTERS Photo Photos: First Look at the UK Tour of LADIES OF LETTERS
by A.A. Cristi - May 3, 2022

Tessa Peake-Jones (Grantchester, Only Fools and Horses) and Gwyneth Strong (Only Fools and  Horses, EastEnders) will star together in the touring stage adaption of the hugely popular Ladies  of Letters from April.

Tessa Peake-Jones and Gwyneth Strong Will Reunite on Stage For UK Tour of LADIES OF L Photo Tessa Peake-Jones and Gwyneth Strong Will Reunite on Stage For UK Tour of LADIES OF LETTERS
by Stephi Wild - Feb 4, 2022

Tessa Peake-Jones (Grantchester, Only Fools and Horses) and Gwyneth Strong (Only Fools and Horses, EastEnders) will star together in the touring stage adaption of the hugely popular Ladies of Letters. Learn more about the production, including the full schedule and tickets information.

Raven Theatre Cancels BEAUTIFUL THING Due to Covid Photo Raven Theatre Cancels BEAUTIFUL THING Due to Covid
by Marissa Tomeo - Jan 5, 2022

Raven Theatre¬†today announced it will cancel its upcoming production of¬†Beautiful Thing¬†due to the current surge of the Omicron variant. The production, written by¬†Jonathan Harvey¬†and directed by¬†Mikael Burke, was slated to run¬†February 9 ‚Äď March 27, 2022¬†on Raven‚Äôs East Stage, 6157 N. Clark St. in Chicago‚Äôs Edgewater neighborhood.

Stephen Unwin Directs The World Première of BLOODY DIFFICULT WOMEN  at Riverside Stu Photo Stephen Unwin Directs The World Première of BLOODY DIFFICULT WOMEN at Riverside Studios
by Stephi Wild - Jan 4, 2022

Wind of Change, in association with Cahoots Theatre Company, today announce the world première of Tim Walker's Bloody Difficult Women, charting the events behind the court case Gina Miller brought against Theresa May in 2016 and what has ensued.

Raven Theatre's BEAUTIFUL THING Begins in February 2022 Photo Raven Theatre's BEAUTIFUL THING Begins in February 2022
by Stephi Wild - Nov 24, 2021

Raven Theatre, Chicago's newest Equity-affiliated theatre, is pleased to continue its 2021-22 Season with Jonathan Harvey's sweet and charming coming-of-age play Beautiful Thing, directed by Mikael Burke. This touching story of two boys living in London discovering how they fit into the world around them will play February 9 ‚Äď March 27, 2022 on Raven's 85-seat East Stage, 6157 N. Clark St. (at Granville) in Chicago.

SWAN SONG Transfers To London's Turbine Theatre This Month Photo SWAN SONG Transfers To London's Turbine Theatre This Month
by Stephi Wild - Nov 8, 2021

Following its critically acclaimed sell-out at Liverpool Theatre Festival and Northern tour, Swan Song, a revised comedy by acclaimed playwright Jonathan Harvey, is heading to London this month for one week only.  

Acclaimed One-Man Comedy By Jonathan Harvey Heads To Cumbria Prior To London Run Photo Acclaimed One-Man Comedy By Jonathan Harvey Heads To Cumbria Prior To London Run
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 28, 2021

Following its critically acclaimed sell-out at Liverpool Theatre Festival and Northern tour, Swan Song, a revised comedy by acclaimed playwright Jonathan Harvey, is heading to The Coro in Ulverston prior to a London run.  

Jonathan Harvey Videos

VIDEO: A Frantic Assembly & Theatre Royal Plymouth Production THE UNRETURNING VideoVIDEO: A Frantic Assembly & Theatre Royal Plymouth Production THE UNRETURNING
by Stage Tube - Oct 4, 2018

A brand new trailer and production photography have been released for Frantic Assembly and Theatre Royal Plymouth's co-production The Unreturning. The trailer is produced by TEAFilms.

STAGE TUBE: Young Love Grows in New Trailer for BEAUTIFUL THING UK Tour
by Stage Tube - Apr 2, 2015

Nikolai Foster's celebrated anniversary production of Jonathan Harvey's Beautiful Thing will return to the West End in 2015, playing a limited season at the Arts Theatre where it originally enjoyed sell-out success, from 3 June - 11 July. This London season will be part of an 18 week UK tour, opening in Canterbury last month, then visiting Birmingham, Manchester, Guildford, Nottingham, Northampton, Leicester, Cardiff and Brighton. Click below to watch a trailer for the show!

STAGE TUBE: Exclusive Look at Suranne Jones, Zaraah Abrahams and More in West End's BEAUTIFUL THING
by Stage Tube - Jul 18, 2013

Jonathan Harvey's landmark play Beautiful Thing was captured live during its May 2013 run at the West End's Arts Theatre. Check out the exclusive clip below!

STAGE TUBE: Trailer - Jonathan Harvey's BEAUTIFUL THING, Coming to Digital Theatre
by Stage Tube - Jul 9, 2013

Jonathan Harvey's landmark play Beautiful Thing is the next production to be released by Digital Theatre. Yesterday, Digital Theatre released its first trailer from Beautiful Thing. Celebrating its 20th anniversary year, Digital Theatre captured Beautiful Thing during its acclaimed run at the West End's Arts Theatre. The production also travelled to Liverpool Playhouse, West Yorkshire Playhouse and the Theatre Royal, Brighton before finishing its tour earlier this month. Click below to watch the trailer!

STAGE TUBE: Trailer For BEAUTIFUL THING!
by Stage Tube - Feb 25, 2013

In 2013 the play is twenty years old and will be celebrating its anniversary with a return to London for the first time in over 8 years, starring Suranne Jones as Sandra, Zaraah Abrahams as Leah, Oliver Farnworth as Tony and introducing Jake Davies as Jamie and Danny-Boy Hatchard as Ste.

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Birmingham Hippodrome Season - PHANTOM, LION KING and More!
by Stage Tube - Dec 4, 2012

Birmingham Hippodrome has announced details of one of its busiest years ever, with no fewer than three West End blockbusters, a ballet premiere, new opera productions and the return of several popular favourites. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the season in the video below.


Jonathan Harvey Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Jonathan Harvey written?
Jonathan Harvey has written 1 shows including Closer to Heaven (Bookwriter).

What awards has Jonathan Harvey been nominated for?
Best Comedy (Olivier Awards) for Beautiful Thing .