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Photo Flash: First Look At THE PITMEN PAINTERS At Theatrical Outfit Photo Photo Flash: First Look At THE PITMEN PAINTERS At Theatrical Outfit
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 1, 2019

Theatrical Outfit, located at the Balzer Theater at Herren's on Luckie Street in downtown Atlanta, continues its 2018-2019 Season of Beauty with the Atlanta premiere of The Pitmen Painters, British writer Lee Hall's (Billy Elliot) dramatization of William Feaver's book about a real-life group of English miners from the Geordie region who become unexpected stars of the high society art circles of London between the World Wars. Both comedic and stirring, The Pitmen Painters, directed by Adam Koplan (Artistic Director of Flying Carpet Theatre Company and director of The Outfit's 2018 hit Perfect Arrangement), features an all-Atlanta ensemble and runs February 27 - March 24, 2019.

THE PITMEN PAINTERS Continues Theatrical Outfit's Season Of Beauty Photo THE PITMEN PAINTERS Continues Theatrical Outfit's Season Of Beauty
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 4, 2019

Theatrical Outfit, located at the Balzer Theater at Herren's on Luckie Street in downtown Atlanta, continues its 2018-2019 Season of Beauty with the Atlanta premiere of The Pitmen Painters, British writer Lee Hall's (Billy Elliot) dramatization of William Feaver's book about a real-life group of English miners from the Geordie region who become unexpected stars of the high society art circles of London between the World Wars. Both comedic and stirring, The Pitmen Painters, directed by Adam Koplan (Artistic Director of Flying Carpet Theatre Company and director of The Outfit's 2018 hit Perfect Arrangement), features an all-Atlanta ensemble and runs February 27 - March 24, 2019.

Announcing Theatrical Outfit's 2018-2019 Season Of Beauty Photo Announcing Theatrical Outfit's 2018-2019 Season Of Beauty
by A.A. Cristi - May 14, 2018

Theatrical Outfit, Atlanta's second-oldest continuously-operating professional theatre, proudly announces its dynamic 2018-2019 Season of Beauty, which includes: The Book of Will, America's most-produced living playwright and Georgia native Lauren Gunderson's love letter to theatre's timeless superstar, Will Shakespeare; The Royale, Marco Ramirez's stylized, blazingly theatrical look at the high stakes, segregated world of boxing at the turn of the twentieth century based on the true story of fighter Jack Johnson; the return of our sparkling holiday smash hit Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley by Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon; Lee Hall's The Pitmen Painters, a humorous tale of character over class in the British mining community and high society art circles set between the World Wars; I Love to Eat, Pulitzer Prize nominee James Still's salty culinary voyage around the world of love, life, and comfort food starring Atlanta stage vet William S. Murphey as celebrity chef James Beard; Five Guys Named Moe, an exuberant musical overflowing with hit songs by R&B pioneer Louis Jordan; the return of our Unexpected Play Festival; and a jazz concert series from renowned trumpeter and vocalist Joe Gransden with special guest singers. Our 2018-2019 Season of Beauty, featuring five plays, one musical, and special events, offers something for everyone.

The National Portrait Gallery to Unveil Previously Unseen Portrait of London Restaurateur Sally Clarke by Catherine Goodman
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2014

A larger-than-life sized portrait of the celebrated London restaurateur Sally Clarke, owner of CLARKE'S in Kensington, one of London's most esteemed restaurants, will be unveiled in a new display of paintings by Catherine Goodman at the National Portrait Gallery, it was announced today (Monday 16 June 2014).

National Portrait Gallery Presents Catherine Goodman's LARGER THAN LIFE Exhibit, Today
by Christina Mancuso - Apr 23, 2014

Striking new larger-than-life-sized portraits by the painter Catherine Goodman will be displayed at the National Portrait Gallery in June, it was announced today (Wednesday 23 April 2014).

Photo Flash: First Look at THE PITMEN PAINTERS at Beck Center
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2013

Beck Center for the Arts presents THE PITMEN PAINTERS, a new play from the Tony Award-winning writer of 'Billy Elliot', Lee Hall, inspired by a book by William Feaver. Directed by Sarah May, the production runs now through July 7, 2013 at the Studio Theater. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

BWW Reviews: Beck's THE PITMEN PAINTERS - Truth is Often More Meaningful Than Fiction
by Roy Berko - Jun 2, 2013

Have you looked at a painting and asked, 'What does that mean?' What would the world be like without the arts? Does art have to have meaning? Does the learning of artistic technique thwart a painter's discovery and creativity? What happens when a group of uneducated, unsophisticated men are encouraged to let their emotions create their world? These and many more questions are confronted in Lee Hall's THE PITMEN PAINTERS, now on stage at Beck Center.

THE PITMEN PAINTERS Opens Tonight at Beck Center for the Arts
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2013

Beck Center for the Arts presents The Pitmen Painters, tonight, May 31 through July 7, 2013 in the intimate Studio Theater. Show times are 8 p.m. Todays and Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays. Tickets are now on sale.

THE PITMEN PAINTERS Opens 5/31 at Beck Center for the Arts
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2013

Beck Center for the Arts presents The Pitmen Painters, May 31 through July 7, 2013 in the intimate Studio Theater. Show times are 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays. Tickets are now on sale.

Photo Flash: THE PITMEN PAINTERS UK Tour Visits 'Pitmen Paintings'
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2013

As a new UK tour of THE PITMEN PAINTERS is announced, the cast had an opportunity during rehearsals to visit the Woodhorn Museum and Northumberland, where the original works of the Ashington Group are displayed, including a newly displayed work by Jimmy Floyd, who appears in the play as one of the main characters. Check out photos of their visit below!

William Feaver Videos

BWW TV: Video Show Preview - The Pitmen Painters!
by Craig Brockman - Sep 30, 2010

Manhattan Theatre Club's American premiere of Tony Award winner Lee Hall's THE PITMEN PAINTERS began previews on September 14 at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre and opens tonight! BroadwayWorld is pleased to bring you these video highlights of the production.

STAGE TUBE: Lee Hall Talks THE PITMEN PAINTERS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 15, 2010

Tony Award winner Lee Hall recently discussed his upcoming play The Pitmen Painters, which will soon receive its American premiere, in a video released by the Manhattan Theatre Club.


William Feaver Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has William Feaver written?
William Feaver has written 1 shows including The Pitmen Painters (Source Material).