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Ronald Harwood

 
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Birth Place:
Capetown, SOUTH AFRICA

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Date of Birth: November 09, 1934 (87)

Birth Place: Capetown, SOUTH AFRICA

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Ronald Harwood News

Off-Broadway Premiere of MR. PARKER to be Presented at Theatre Row Photo Off-Broadway Premiere of MR. PARKER to be Presented at Theatre Row
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022

Penguin Rep Theatre announced today the Off-Broadway premiere of Mr. Parker, a new play written by Michael McKeever and directed by Joe Brancato. Performances will begin Wednesday, June 1, 2022, for a limited engagement through June 25, 2022, at Theatre Row – Theatre 1 (410 West 42nd Street). Opening Night is Monday, June 6, 2022, at 7:00PM.

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by Stephi Wild - Mar 29, 2022

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by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 20, 2022

Writers' Guild Of Great Britain Award Winners Announced Photo Writers' Guild Of Great Britain Award Winners Announced
by Stephi Wild - Feb 15, 2022

Writers behind some of the most critically acclaimed works over the last two years were honoured at the 29th Writers' Guild of Great Britain Awards ceremony, including Russell T Davies, Kevin Dyer, Emerald Fennell, Andrea Gibb, Chinonyerem Odimba, Simon Blackwell and Armando Iannucci and Jack Thorne

BWW Review: THE DRESSER, Richmond Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE DRESSER, Richmond Theatre
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Oct 27, 2021

In the right hands, Ronald Harwood’s Olivier award-nominated tragicomedy The Dresser is poignant, hilarious and also heart-breaking. Terry Johnson’s new touring version captures the undercurrent of deep sorrow of the play in a this rather meta production about a touring theatre company.

BWW Review: THE DRESSER, Theatre Royal Bath Photo BWW Review: THE DRESSER, Theatre Royal Bath
by Cheryl Markosky - Sep 16, 2021

Theatre Royal Bath is the ideal venue for Olivier Award-winning Sir Ronald Harwood’s play about a touring rep company set in “a theatre in the English provinces”, according to the programme notes. You can’t get more English than Bath, with its honey-tinged Georgian terraces and nods to Jane Austen’s bonneted Regency times.

Casting and Tour Dates Announced For THE DRESSER Photo Casting and Tour Dates Announced For THE DRESSER
by Stephi Wild - Sep 13, 2021

Theatre Royal Bath Productions and Everyman Theatre Productions have announced the full tour dates for Ronald Harwood's highly acclaimed drama The Dresser starring the much loved UK entertainer Julian Clary as 'Norman' and Olivier Award winner Matthew Kelly as 'Sir'. 

Full Cast Announced For THE DRESSER UK Tour Photo Full Cast Announced For THE DRESSER UK Tour
by Stephi Wild - Aug 26, 2021

Directed by Olivier Award-winning Terry Johnson, The Dresser will run at Theatre Royal Bath from 9 September 2021, before dates at Cheltenham Everyman Theatre, Theatre Royal Brighton, Norwich Theatre Royal, Cambridge Arts Theatre, Theatre Royal Plymouth, Richmond Theatre, Malvern Festival Theatre, Oxford Playhouse, Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury and newly announced– the Alhambra Theatre in Bradford and the King's Theatre in Edinburgh where the tour finishes in February 2022.

Julian Clary and Matthew Kelly Will Lead Tour of THE DRESSER Beginning in September Photo Julian Clary and Matthew Kelly Will Lead Tour of THE DRESSER Beginning in September
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2021

Inspired by memories of working as Donald Wolfit's dresser as a young man, Ronald Harwood's evocative, affectionate and hilarious portrait of backstage life is regarded as one of the most acclaimed dramas of modern theatre.

THE DRESSER Will Be Performed at Melville Theatre in July Photo THE DRESSER Will Be Performed at Melville Theatre in July
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2021

Directed by Jacob Turner, The Dresser is set in England against the backdrop of World War II as a group of Shakespearean actors tour a seaside town and perform in a shabby provincial theatre. 

Ronald Harwood Videos

VIDEO: First Look - Ian McKellen & Anthony Hopkins Star in THE DRESSER, Premiering 5/30 on Starz
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 24, 2016

Starz today announced Richard Eyre's adaptation of Ronald Harwood's critically acclaimed play THE DRESSER, starring Ian McKellen and Anthony Hopkins, will premiere on STARZ on Monday, May 30th at 9 PM ET/PT.

BWW TV: QUARTET Trailer Released!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 22, 2013

The directorial debut of Dustin Hoffman, QUARTET is a comedy starring Maggie Smith (HARRY POTTER franchise, GNOMEO AND JULIET), Billy Connolly (GULLIVER'S TRAVELS, THE LAST SAMURAI), Michael Gambon (HARRY POTTER franchise, THE KING'S SPEECH) and Pauline Collins (ALBERT NOBBS, FROM TIME TO TIME). QUARTET tells the story of Reggie (Courtenay), Wilf (Connolly) and Cissy (Collins) who reside in Beecham House, a home for retired opera singers. Each year they stage a concert to celebrate Verdi's birthday, which also raises funds for the home. Reggie's ex-wife Jean (Smith) arrives at the home and creates tension, playing the diva part but refusing to sing in the concert. QUARTET was written by Sir Ronald Harwood.


Ronald Harwood Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Ronald Harwood written?
Ronald Harwood has written 3 shows including The Good Companions (Bookwriter), The Dresser (Playwright), Taking Sides (Playwright).