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Philip Ridley

 
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[Off-Broadway, 2015]
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Philip Ridley Awards and Nominations

 
Evening Standard Awards - 1992 - Charles Wintour Award for Most Promising Playwright Gold Star
Philip RidleyThe Fastest Clock in the Universe

Philip Ridley News

Photos: First Look at THE WOODS at Southwark Playhouse Photo Photos: First Look at THE WOODS at Southwark Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 28, 2022

'The Woods', David Mamet’s extraordinary 1977 ‘battle of the sexes’ play gets its first UK revival in 25 years, directed by Russell Bolam, from Thursday 24 February to Saturday 26 March, 2022.

VIDEO: Rehearsal Footage of David Mamet's THE WOODS at Southwark Playhouse Photo VIDEO: Rehearsal Footage of David Mamet's THE WOODS at Southwark Playhouse
by Marissa Tomeo - Feb 19, 2022

David Mamet’s extraordinary 1977 ‘battle of the sexes’ play gets its 1st UK revival after 25 years, directed by Russell Bolam, at Southwark Playhouse from Thursday 24 February to Saturday 26 March, 2022.

THE WOODS Will Be Revived at Southwark Playhouse in 2022 Photo THE WOODS Will Be Revived at Southwark Playhouse in 2022
by Stephi Wild - Dec 9, 2021

Nick and Ruth are spending the weekend at a remote cabin in the woods. They push their relationship to breaking point in a night of stories and fights, only to rediscover their need for one another in the morning, but the final reconciliation remains uncomfortably tempered by the violent core we now know to be hiding beneath.

BWW Review: VINCENT RIVER at Richmond Triangle Players Photo BWW Review: VINCENT RIVER at Richmond Triangle Players
by Susan Haubenstock - Sep 28, 2021

Philip Ridley's emotional two-character play confronts homophobia and searing loss.

Luke Westlake Scholarship For Working Class Actors is Open For Applications Photo Luke Westlake Scholarship For Working Class Actors is Open For Applications
by Stephi Wild - Sep 27, 2021

The Luke Westlake Scholarship, is an award designed to provide an actor with financial and developmental support worth over ÂŁ4,000 in their final year and as they graduate from university or drama school, and begin to navigate their way into the industry.

TENDER NAPALM Comes to King's Head Theatre Next Month Photo TENDER NAPALM Comes to King's Head Theatre Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2021

This tenth anniversary production is the first major London revival and is presented at the recommendation of Philip Ridley himself, after seeing Lidless Theatre's acclaimed 2018 production of Moonfleece at The Pleasance Theatre - bringing with it cast members Jaz Hutchins and Adeline Waby, and director Max Harrison.

RTP's Season Continues With VINCENT RIVER Beginning Performances September 22 Photo RTP's Season Continues With VINCENT RIVER Beginning Performances September 22
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 23, 2021

Richmond Triangle Players continues its 29th season with the Virginia premiere of Philip Ridley's Vincent River, an acclaimed play that took London's West End by storm.

BWW Review: TARANTULA at Southwark Playhouse Photo BWW Review: TARANTULA at Southwark Playhouse
by Louise Penn - May 2, 2021

Toni's life is about to change on a sunny day in East London. Issues of memory, identity and shadows of the past are explored in this one-woman show featuring Georgie Henley.

TARANTULA Starring Georgie Henley Will Live Stream From Southwark Playhouse Photo TARANTULA Starring Georgie Henley Will Live Stream From Southwark Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Apr 1, 2021

Southwark Playhouse has announced the world premiere of Philip Ridley's one-woman show Tarantula which will be streamed live from The Little on 30 April and 1 May 2021.

A Conversation with the Cast of THE REVOLUTIONISTS Photo A Conversation with the Cast of THE REVOLUTIONISTS
by Virag Dombay - Mar 10, 2021

To celebrate Women's History Month, next up on my arts in conversation is Asabi Goodman, Lisa Hickey, Lauren Roche and Amanda McErlean from the cast of The Curator's The Revolutionists. Their respective bios are featured at the bottom of this article. Here's what these remarkable ladies had to say...

Philip Ridley Videos

VIDEO: Rehearsal Footage of David Mamet's THE WOODS at Southwark Playhouse VideoVIDEO: Rehearsal Footage of David Mamet's THE WOODS at Southwark Playhouse
by Marissa Tomeo - Feb 19, 2022

David Mamet’s extraordinary 1977 ‘battle of the sexes’ play gets its 1st UK revival after 25 years, directed by Russell Bolam, at Southwark Playhouse from Thursday 24 February to Saturday 26 March, 2022.

VIDEO: First Look at the West End Transfer of VINCENT RIVER VideoVIDEO: First Look at the West End Transfer of VINCENT RIVER
by Stage Tube - Jun 2, 2019

Footage has been released of Louise Jameson and Thomas Mahy - Best Actress and Best Actor nominees for these roles in the Off West End Awards - in action in VINCENT RIVER by Philip Ridley, now running to 22 June at Trafalgar Studios 2 in the West End.

VIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For VINCENT RIVER at Trafalgar Studios VideoVIDEO: Inside Rehearsal For VINCENT RIVER at Trafalgar Studios
by Stage Tube - May 11, 2019

Louise Jameson and Thomas Mahy reprise their roles in Robert Chevara's acclaimed production of Philip Ridley's 'Vincent River', transferring to Trafalgar Studios from Park Theatre.

VIDEO: Get a First Look at VINCENT RIVER at Hope Mill Theatre VideoVIDEO: Get a First Look at VINCENT RIVER at Hope Mill Theatre
by Stage Tube - Feb 15, 2018

The thrilling and heartbreaking play Vincent River, by award-winning playwright and author Philip Ridley, has been relocated to Manchester - the city where it is to receive its regional premiere next month.

STAGE TUBE: Go Behind the Scenes with TONIGHT WITH DONNY STIXX at The Bunker
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2016

Metal Rabbit, in association with The Bunker Theatre, present the London transfer of critically acclaimed 2015 Edinburgh Festival sell-out Tonight with Donny Stixx, running Tuesday 8th November - Saturday 3rd December 2016. Press Night: Today 11th November 2016, 7.30pm. Click below to go behind the scenes with the cast and creative team!

STAGE TUBE: Go Behind the Scenes with TONIGHT WITH DONNY STIXX at The Bunker
by Stage Tube - Nov 8, 2016

Metal Rabbit, in association with The Bunker Theatre, present the London transfer of critically acclaimed 2015 Edinburgh Festival sell-out Tonight with Donny Stixx, running Tuesday 8th November - Saturday 3rd December 2016. Press Night: Friday 11th November 2016, 7.30pm. Click below to go behind the scenes with the cast and creative team!


Philip Ridley Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Philip Ridley written?
Philip Ridley has written 1 shows including The Fastest Clock in the Universe (Playwright).

What awards has Philip Ridley been nominated for?
Charles Wintour Award for Most Promising Playwright (Evening Standard Awards) for The Fastest Clock in the Universe .

What awards has Philip Ridley won?
Charles Wintour Award for Most Promising Playwright (Evening Standard Awards) for The Fastest Clock in the Universe.