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Sir Richard Eyre

 

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Director
 
[West End, 2004]
Director

Sir Richard Eyre Awards and Nominations

 
Drama League Awards - 2002 - Founders Award for Excellence in Directing Gold Star
Sir Richard Eyre

Sir Richard Eyre News

Sophie Swithinbank Wins Peggy Ramsay Award Photo Sophie Swithinbank Wins Peggy Ramsay Award
by Stephi Wild - Dec 19, 2022

Sophie Swithinbank has been awarded the Peggy Ramsay Foundation and Film4 2023 Playwrights' Scheme bursary for her play Bacon, winning The Tom Erhardt Bursary, named after the late literary agent and long-time supporter of the Finborough Theatre.

Lucy Eaton's Podcast 'Hear Me Out' Returns for a Second Series Photo Lucy Eaton's Podcast 'Hear Me Out' Returns for a Second Series
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Sep 26, 2022

Now one of the highest-rated theatrical podcasts on iTunes (top 10 theatre podcasts as ranked by Feedspot), the first series of Lucy Eaton’s podcast ‘Hear Me Out’ returns for a second series with the first three episodes featuring Joanna Vanderham, Sir Richard Eyre and Sanjeev Bhaskar now available to download.

Review: THE SNAIL HOUSE, Hampstead Theatre Photo Review: THE SNAIL HOUSE, Hampstead Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Sep 15, 2022

Big ambitious new play derailed by too many cookie-cutter characters and a central dilemma that fails to land as its explanation lacks the required clarity

Cast Announced For UK and Ireland Tour of MY FAIR LADY Photo Cast Announced For UK and Ireland Tour of MY FAIR LADY
by Stephi Wild - Aug 24, 2022

Casting has been announced for the UK and Ireland tour of Bartlett Sher's critically acclaimed and multi award-winning production of Lerner & Loewe's much loved MY FAIR LADY, which comes to Birmingham Hippodrome from Wednesday 8 March – Sunday 26 March 2023.

Wake Up With BWW 12/9: FOLLIES Film in the Works, Lights Dim For Stephen Sondheim, an Photo Wake Up With BWW 12/9: FOLLIES Film in the Works, Lights Dim For Stephen Sondheim, and more!
by - Dec 9, 2021

Today's top stories include the announcement of a film adaptation of Follies, which is 'in active development.' Plus, check out photos from the red carpet at the West Side Story film premiere, watch Broadway theatres dim their lights in honor of Stephen Sondheim, and more. 

The Peggy Ramsay Foundation and Film4 Announce The 2022 Playwrights' Scheme Bursary W Photo The Peggy Ramsay Foundation and Film4 Announce The 2022 Playwrights' Scheme Bursary Winners
by Stephi Wild - Oct 12, 2021

The Peggy Ramsay Foundation with Film4 and the Maria Bjornson Memorial Fund are delighted to announce the six winners of the Peggy Ramsay/Film4 Awards which celebrate and support emerging British writing talent.  

Wallis Artistic Director Paul Crewes To Step Down, Transition To Artistic Advisor Photo Wallis Artistic Director Paul Crewes To Step Down, Transition To Artistic Advisor
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 22, 2021

Pioneering arts leader Paul Crewes, who has served since 2015 as the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts' first Artistic Director, steps down from his position at the end of this year and transitions to a new role as Artistic Advisor for the balance of The Wallis' 2021-2022 Season, it was announced by Michael Nemeroff, Chairman of the Board.

Madeleine Mantock Joins West End Production of BLITHE SPIRIT as Elvira Photo Madeleine Mantock Joins West End Production of BLITHE SPIRIT as Elvira
by Stephi Wild - Aug 16, 2021

Jennifer Saunders, one of the UK's most popular comic actors, will revive her role as the preposterous clairvoyant Madame Arcati. She is joined by original cast members Geoffrey Streatfeild who will star as Charles Condomine, Lisa Dillon as Ruth Condomine, Simon Coates as Dr Bradman, Lucy Robinson as Mrs Bradman, and Rose Wardlaw as Edith.

Playwright Michael Frayn Awarded Critics Circle Award for Services to the Arts Photo Playwright Michael Frayn Awarded Critics Circle Award for Services to the Arts
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 14, 2021

Playwright and novelist Michael Frayn was today awarded  the Critics Circle Award for Services to the Arts, the Critics Circle’s highest honour. Every year since 1988, the Critics’ Circle has voted for a single leading artist to receive an engraved crystal rose bowl in recognition of their distinguished contribution to the arts.

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, June 2- Victoria Clark, Sara Bareilles, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, June 2- Victoria Clark, Sara Bareilles, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 2, 2021

Today (June 2) in live streaming: Girls5Eva on Stars in the House, Victoria Clark visits Backstage Live, and more!

Sir Richard Eyre Videos

BWW Exclusive: Leading Ladies with Special Guest Janelle Robinson Videoplay
BWW Exclusive: Leading Ladies with Special Guest Janelle Robinson

by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 7, 2020

Today on Leading Ladies is special guest: Broadway veteran, Janelle Robinson. For the past ten years, Janelle Anne Robinson has enjoyed an ongoing professional career on the operatic and musical theater stage. She has performed in France and Japan, and also toured extensively within the United States. Janelle has also been honored with several awards, including The Richard Tucker Study Grant and the MacAllister Award. 

VIDEO: Get A First Look At CARMEN at The Met Videoplay
VIDEO: Get A First Look At CARMEN at The Met

by Alan Henry - Feb 12, 2019

Mezzo-soprano Clementine Margaine reprises her remarkable portrayal of opera's ultimate seductress, a triumph in her 2017 debut performances, with impassioned tenors Yonghoon Lee and Roberto Alagna as her lover, Don Jose. Omer Meir Wellber and Louis Langree share conducting duties for Sir Richard Eyre's powerful production, a Met favorite since its 2009 premiere.

VIDEO: Roberto Alagna and Aleksandra Kurzak on Carmen Videoplay
VIDEO: Roberto Alagna and Aleksandra Kurzak on Carmen

by Alan Henry - Feb 5, 2019

Tenor Roberto Alagna and soprano Aleksandra Kurzak discuss their on- and off-stage romance with host Ailyn Pérez during the Live in HD transmission of “Carmen.”

STAGE TUBE: Kim Cattrall Chats About PRIVATE LIVES, 'Sex and the City' and More on LIVE!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 22, 2011

Kim Cattrall stars alongside Paul Gross in Noël Coward's Private Lives, directed by Richard Eyre. The Broadway engagement follows sold-out runs in London and Toronto. The limited engagement runs through February 5, 2012. Kim Cattrall, an international star of film, TV and stage, starred as Amanda in Sir Richard Eyre's production of Private Lives at London's Vaudeville Theatre in 2010 and Toronto's Royal Alexandra Theatre prior to Broadway. She made her Broadway debut in Wild Honey with Sir Ian McKellen. See what the actress had to say about PRIVATE LIVES and more with hosts Jerry Sienfeld and Kelly Ripa below!

STAGE TUBE: Kim Cattrall and Paul Gross in PRIVATE LIVES - Onstage Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 18, 2011

The pre-Broadway production of Noel Coward's PRIVATE LIVES starring Kim Cattrall and Paul Gross, directed by Richard Eyre, is currently playing Toronto's Royal Alexandra Theatre. PRIVATE LIVES comes to North America after a sold-out London run. Production highlights have been released from Toronto and BroadwayWorld brings you a look below!

BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: Kim Cattrall Talks SEX, PRIVATE LIVES & Career for SAG Foundation
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 30, 2011

On Monday, June 27, Sex & The City actress Kim Cattrall spoke about her career, offering insights to fellow actors as part of the SAG Foundation's Conversations Program presented at the presented at the NYIT Auditorium on Broadway. BroadwayWorld was on hand for the talk and brings you the full discussion below! It was just announced yesterday that Kim Cattrall and Paul Gross will star on Broadway this autumn in Noël Coward's Private Lives directed by Richard Eyre at the Music Box Theatre. Previews will begin on Sunday November 6; opening night is Thursday November 17. The limited engagement runs through February 5 2012. Cattrall starred as Amanda in Sir Richard Eyre's production of Private Lives at London's Vaudeville Theatre in 2010. The production received rave reviews from the critics and played a sell-out season. It will play a limited run at Toronto's Royal Alexandra Theatre prior to Broadway. Cattrall will be joined by Paul Gross in the role of Elyot for the production.


Sir Richard Eyre Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Sir Richard Eyre been nominated for?
Founders Award for Excellence in Directing (Drama League Awards) .

What awards has Sir Richard Eyre won?
Founders Award for Excellence in Directing (Drama League Awards).