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Terence Rattigan

 
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Date of Birth: June 10, 1911
Date of Death: November 30, 1977 (66)

Birth Place: ENGLAND

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[West End, 2017]
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Source Material

Terence Rattigan Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 2011 - Best Revival Gold Star
Terence RattiganAfter The Dance
 
Olivier Awards - 1994 - Best Revival of a Play or Comedy
Terence RattiganThe Deep Blue Sea
 
Olivier Awards - 1977 - Play of the Year
Terence RattiganCause Celebre
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1975 - Outstanding New Foreign Play
Terence Rattigan, In Praise of Love
 
Tony Awards - 1957 - Best Play
Terence RattiganSeparate Tables
 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 1948 - Best Foreign Play Gold Star
Terence Rattigan, The Winslow Boy

Terence Rattigan News

Original Theatre Company Announces Cast For The Shortlisted Scripts For The Originals Photo Original Theatre Company Announces Cast For The Shortlisted Scripts For The Originals Playwriting Award 2022
by Stephi Wild - Jun 30, 2022

Original Theatre Company today announces the all-star cast for the script-in-hand performances from the three shortlisted plays for the Originals Playwriting Award.

The Orange Tree Theatre Announces Paul Miller's Outgoing Season as Artistic Director Photo The Orange Tree Theatre Announces Paul Miller's Outgoing Season as Artistic Director
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2022

As the Orange Tree Theatre continues to celebrate its 50th Anniversary year, Artistic Director Paul Miller and Executive Director Hanna Streeter today announce a new season of plays until March 2023, marking Miller's outgoing season as Artistic Director. 

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.

Original Theatre Company Launches Brand-New Originals Playwriting Award Photo Original Theatre Company Launches Brand-New Originals Playwriting Award
by Stephi Wild - Apr 25, 2022

Original Theatre Company today launches a new playwrighting prize – the Originals Playwriting Award. Aimed at emerging and early career playwrights, the submissions window opens today, accepting new works from writers across the UK, open to anyone above the age of 18.

THE END OF THE NIGHT Comes to the Park Theatre in April Photo THE END OF THE NIGHT Comes to the Park Theatre in April
by Stephi Wild - Mar 31, 2022

From the writer of Three Days In May (WhatsOnStage Best New Play Award) and A Splinter of Ice and acclaimed director Alan Strachan comes the world premiere of a tense new drama based on an astonishing true story.

HAMLET, A TALE OF TWO CITIES and More Announced for Actors' Theatre 2022 Summer Seaso Photo HAMLET, A TALE OF TWO CITIES and More Announced for Actors' Theatre 2022 Summer Season
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 3, 2022

After its return to in-person performances in 2021, Actors' Theatre of Columbus has announced its 40th anniversary summer season, 'Royals Redux' – a look at the sovereignty and subversion of the ruling class and social elite.

Zuleika Books to Release THE BEST OF THE WEST END by Charles Duff Photo Zuleika Books to Release THE BEST OF THE WEST END by Charles Duff
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 17, 2022

Charles Duff’s The Best of the West End: The Life and Work of Frith Banbury, will be published on 24 February 2022 by Zuleika Books. A wonderful mixture of scholarship and gossip, this biography will fascinate and amuse everyone who loves theatre.

Orange Tree Theatre Announces Extension Of Terence Rattigan's WHILE THE SUN SHINES Photo Orange Tree Theatre Announces Extension Of Terence Rattigan's WHILE THE SUN SHINES
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 2, 2021

Orange Tree Theatre today announces a week-long extension of Terence Rattigan's While The Sun Shines, directed by OT Artistic Director Paul Miller. Due to popular demand the production now runs until 15 January 2022, with livestreamed performances via OT on screen on 6 and 7 January. While The Sun Shines continues with socially distanced seating and safety measures.

Guest Blog: Artistic Director Paul Miller on the Orange Tree Theatre's Recovery Seaso Photo Guest Blog: Artistic Director Paul Miller on the Orange Tree Theatre's Recovery Season
by Guest Author - Nov 28, 2021

As our Recovery Season at the Orange Tree Theatre continues, it’s worthwhile considering what exactly we are recovering. A standard definition of recovery is a return to normal. And there were probably many who hoped that there would be a swift return to business as usual after a horrible but aberrant period.

Orange Tree Theatre Announces Further Programming For The Recovery Season Photo Orange Tree Theatre Announces Further Programming For The Recovery Season
by Stephi Wild - Nov 26, 2021

With the return of Terence Rattigan's While The Sun Shines currently running at the Orange Tree Theatre, Artistic Director Paul Miller and Executive Director Hanna Streeter today announce further programming for The Recovery Season.

Terence Rattigan Videos

BWW TV: Chatting with the Cast of LOVE IN IDLENESS on Opening Night at the Apollo!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 26, 2017

Following a sold-out run at the Menier Chocolate Factory, Trevor Nunn's revival of Terence Rattigan's brilliant comedy Love in Idleness has just transferred to the Apollo Theatre. Click below to hear what the company had to say on opening night!

BWW Review: LOVE IN IDLENESS, Apollo Theatre
by Rona Kelly - May 19, 2017

The Menier Chocolate Factory is no stranger to transfers, both in the West End and beyond. The Color Purple notably made the jump, and now here's Trevor Nunn's Love in Idleness moving to the Apollo Theatre. But while the love is still palpable, there is a certain idleness to proceedings.

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Trailer for UK Tour of FLARE PATH
by Stage Tube - Sep 1, 2015

The producers of the forthcoming UK tour of Terence Rattigan's FLARE PATH, directed by Justin Audibert, are delighted to announce the full cast, headed by the previously announced Leon Ockenden as Peter Kyle, Olivia Hallinan as Patricia Graham and Philip Franks as Squadron Leader Swanson.  Check out a first look at the trailer below!

VIDEO: Sienna Miller Talks Starring in Broadway's CABARET: 'I'm Terrified'
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 14, 2015

The actress also revealed that starting today, she will begin rehearsals to take over the role of Sally Bowles in the current revival of Broadway's CABARET.

STAGE TUBE: THE WINSLOW BOY Cast Wants To Be Roger Rees
by Stage Tube - Nov 12, 2013

The cast of The Winslow Boy, currently playing at the Roundabout, wants to be Roger Rees in a youtube about everything the could do (or wouldn't have to do) if they were star Rees.

BWW TV: Chatting with the Company of THE WINSLOW BOY on Opening Night!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 18, 2013

The captivating new production of Terence Rattigan's classic THE WINSLOW BOY comes to Roundabout directly from The Old Vic Theatre in London. The Winslow Boy, starring Michael Cumpsty, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio,Alessandro Nivola and Roger Rees, directed by Lindsay Posner, opened last night, October 17, 2013 at American Airlines Theatre. BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was at the opening night party to chat with the cast and creative team. Click below to see what they had to say!

BWW TV: On the Red Carpet at THE WINSLOW BOY's Opening Night with Andrew Rannells, Christian Borle & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 18, 2013

The captivating new production of Terence Rattigan's classic THE WINSLOW BOY comes to Roundabout directly from The Old Vic Theatre in London. The Winslow Boy, starring Michael Cumpsty, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio,Alessandro Nivola and Roger Rees, directed by Lindsay Posner, opened last night, October 17, 2013 at American Airlines Theatre. BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was on the red carpet to chat with the evening's guests and you can check out what they had to say below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Roundabout's THE WINSLOW BOY!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 17, 2013

The captivating new production of Terence Rattigan's classic THE WINSLOW BOY comes to Roundabout directly from The Old Vic Theatre in London. The Winslow Boy, starring Michael Cumpsty, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio,Alessandro Nivola and Roger Rees, directed by Lindsay Posner, will officially open tonight, October 17, 2013 at American Airlines Theatre. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights below!

BWW TV: Casts of BAD JEWS, THE WINSLOW BOY & More Kick Off Roundabout's Season
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 14, 2013

Earlier this week, the casts and creative teams of Roundabout Theatre Company's fall shows (The Winslow Boy, Bad Jews, and Too Much, Too Much) gathered to kick off the upcoming season. BroadwayWorld was there for the festivities and you can check out interviews with the casts below!

STAGE TUBE: Eponine Flashback- Ruffelle Sings 'On My Own'
by Stage Tube - Jan 12, 2012

With all the hooplah surrounding the casting of Taylor Swift, who has yet to be officially announced, in the upcoming big screen adaptation of Les Miserables, it seemed like the perfect time to show off a Youtube treasure of the original Tony-winning Eponine, Frances Ruffelle. In the video below, Rufelle sings the strret urchin's anthem, 'On My Own.' Click below to check it out!


Terence Rattigan Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Terence Rattigan written?
Terence Rattigan has written 14 shows including First Episode (Playwright), French Without Tears (Playwright), Grey Farm (Playwright), Flare Path (Playwright), While the Sun Shines (Playwright), O Mistress Mine (Playwright), The Winslow Boy (Playwright), The Deep Blue Sea (Playwright), The Sleeping Prince (Playwright), Ross (Playwright), Man and Boy (Playwright), The Girl Who Came to Supper (Source Material), In Praise of Love (Playwright), The Browning Version (Playwright).

What awards has Terence Rattigan been nominated for?
Best Revival (Olivier Awards) for After The Dance , Best Revival of a Play or Comedy (Olivier Awards) for The Deep Blue Sea , Play of the Year (Olivier Awards) for Cause Celebre , Outstanding New Foreign Play (Drama Desk Awards) for In Praise of Love Best Play (Tony Awards) for Separate Tables and Best Foreign Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for The Winslow Boy .

What awards has Terence Rattigan won?
Best Revival (Olivier Awards) for After The Danceand Best Foreign Play (New York Drama Critics Circle Awards) for The Winslow Boy.