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AND BREATHE..., Ivano Turco, Lucy St Louis, and More Take Home Black British Theatre  Photo AND BREATHE..., Ivano Turco, Lucy St Louis, and More Take Home Black British Theatre Awards
by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2021

The Black British Theatre Awards (BBTAs), the UK's first award show to celebrate the excellence and influence of Black performers and creatives in the theatre industry, were held last night.

Black British Theatre Awards Announces 2021 Nominees; PHANTOM, CINDERELLA, PRINCE OF  Photo Black British Theatre Awards Announces 2021 Nominees; PHANTOM, CINDERELLA, PRINCE OF EGYPT, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 18, 2021

The Black British Theatre Awards (BBTAs), the UK's first award show to celebrate the excellence and influence of Black performers and creatives in the theatre industry, have announced the 2021 nominees.

Photo Flash: First Look at ROMEO & JULIET at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at ROMEO & JULIET at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 23, 2021

Today, ahead of Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre's opening night for the new season, production images are released for Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet. Kimberley Sykes directs Shakespeare’s timeless story of two young people torn apart by a divided society and forbidden love.

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Confirms Full Casting and Creative Team For ROMEO & JU Photo Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Confirms Full Casting and Creative Team For ROMEO & JULIET
by Stephi Wild - May 17, 2021

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre have today confirmed full casting for Romeo and Juliet, which opens the 2021 season on Thursday 17 June.

Photo Flash: Go Inside Rehearsals for The Old Vic: In Camera's THE LORAX Photo Photo Flash: Go Inside Rehearsals for The Old Vic: In Camera's THE LORAX
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2021

David Greig and Charlie Fink’s Olivier Award-nominated adaptation of Dr Seuss’ The Lorax, directed by Max Webster, is inventively transformed into a semi-staged pint-size version for THE OLD VIC: IN CAMERA series to keep young (and older) minds entertained, enchanted and empowered with its central message of protecting the planet.

Photo Flash: First Look at MY LADY OF KIBEHO at Theatre Royal Stratford East Photo Photo Flash: First Look at MY LADY OF KIBEHO at Theatre Royal Stratford East
by Stephi Wild - Sep 30, 2019

In 1981 at Kibeho College in Rwanda, a young girl claimed to have seen a vision of the Virgin Mary who warned her of the unimaginable: Rwanda becoming hell on earth. She was ignored by her friends and scolded by her school but then another student saw the vision, and another, and the impossible appeared to be true.

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For OUR LADY OF KIBEHO at Theatre Royal Stratford East Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For OUR LADY OF KIBEHO at Theatre Royal Stratford East
by Stephi Wild - Sep 16, 2019

In 1981 at Kibeho College in Rwanda, a young girl claimed to have seen a vision of the Virgin Mary who warned her of the unimaginable: Rwanda becoming hell on earth. She was ignored by her friends and scolded by her school but then another student saw the vision, and another, and the impossible appeared to be true.

Casting Announced For OUR LADY OF KIBEHO At Theatre Royal Stratford East Photo Casting Announced For OUR LADY OF KIBEHO At Theatre Royal Stratford East
by Stephi Wild - Aug 20, 2019

Theatre Royal Stratford East today announces the full casting for their co-production with Royal & Derngate, Northampton, of Our Lady of Kibeho, written by Katori Hall. Marking 25 years since the Rwandan genocide, this powerful drama now has its London premiere at Theatre Royal Stratford East in a remount of James Dacre's critically acclaimed production at Royal & Derngate earlier this year. Reprising their roles are Michelle Asante (Sister Evangelique), Michaela Blackburn (Evas), Pepter Lunkuse (Marie-Claire Mukangango), Michael Mears (Father Flavia), Rima Nsubuga (Vestine), Ery Nzaramba (Father Tuyishime), Ewart James Walters (Nkango Mukamazimpaka) and Leo Wringer (Bishop Gahamanyi). They will be joined by Aretha Ayeh (Immaculee), Pérola Congo (Therese), Taz Munya (Alphonsine), Liyah Summers (Anathalie) and Mitchell Zhangazha (Emmanuel).

BWW Review: LEAVE TO REMAIN, Lyric Hammersmith Photo BWW Review: LEAVE TO REMAIN, Lyric Hammersmith
by Debbie Gilpin - Jan 25, 2019

It's the end of an era at the Lyric Hammersmith, as it is Sean Holmes' final season as artistic director - but it has begun in terrific style with the premiere of a new play with music, written by Matt Jones and Bloc Party singer-songwriter Kele Okereke. It is directed by Southpaw Dance Company's artistic director Robby Graham, and stars Tyrone Huntley and Billy Cullum as Obi and Alex, a gay couple contemplating marriage whilst battling secrets from their pasts.

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For LEAVE TO REMAIN at the Lyric Hammersmith Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For LEAVE TO REMAIN at the Lyric Hammersmith
by Stephi Wild - Dec 18, 2018

The world premiere of Leave to Remain, a new play with songs by Bloc Party frontman Kele Okereke and writer Matt Jones (Doctor Who, Mr Selfridge), runs 18 January - 16 February 2019 at the Lyric Hammersmith. Kele has written 14 original new tracks for the show and the soundtrack will be released on press night, Thursday 24 January 2019.

BWW Review: THE HOES, Hampstead Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE HOES, Hampstead Theatre
by Cindy Marcolina - Nov 10, 2018

Hampstead Theatre hosts Ifeyinwa Frederick's debut play directed by Lakesha Arie-Angelo, The Hoes is a joyous celebration of millennial womanhood and friendship that's unafraid to show the darker side of growing up. Bim (Marieme Diouf), Alex (Aretha Ayeh), and J (Nicola Maisie Taylor) are best friends who have been knowing each other since they were in secondary school. Now that they're older, life is catching up and a holiday to Ibiza is the chance to talk about their fears and hopes.

Hampstead Theatre Announces A New Version Of Anton Chekhov's UNCLE VANYA and Casting  Photo Hampstead Theatre Announces A New Version Of Anton Chekhov's UNCLE VANYA and Casting For The World Premiere Of THE HOES
by Stephi Wild - Sep 28, 2018

Hampstead Theatre announces a new version of Anton Chekhov's Uncle Vanya by Terry Johnson and casting for the world premiere of The Hoes.

Full Cast Announced for Touring Production of LADY CHATTERLEY'S LOVER
by Marianka Swain - Aug 12, 2016

Sheffield Theatres and English Touring Theatre today announce full casting for Phillip Breen's adaptation of D.H. Lawrence's classic novel LADY CHATTERLEY'S LOVER, which opens at the Crucible on 26 September before a UK tour to Oxford, York, Malvern, Salisbury, Brighton and Cambridge. Breen directs a cast including Hedydd Dylan as Lady Chatterley and Jonah Russellas Mellors. The company is completed by Aretha Ayeh, Will Irvine, Ciaran McIntyre, Eugene O'Hare, David Osmond, Rachel Sanders and Alice Selwyn.

MADE IN LDN to Return to The Cockpit This Sunday
by Tyler Peterson - May 3, 2016

Sunday May 8th marks the return of Interval Productions' MADE IN LDN season, which launched at The Cockpit last month. On the second Sunday of every month, Interval Productions' Creative Director Tori Allen-Martin will present an evening of brand new British Musical Theatre writing supported using public funding by Arts Council England.

Photo Flash: Go Inside Rehearsals for Park Theatre's RAPUNZEL
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 24, 2015

Casting has been announced for RAPUNZEL, Park Theatre's third Christmas show, with book, music and lyrics by Jez Bond and Mark Cameron, produced by John-Jackson Almond and directed by Jez Bond from 3 December - 2 January 2016, with a press night on Monday 7 December.

Rolan Bell & More to Lead Park Theatre's RAPUNZEL
by Tyler Peterson - Oct 9, 2015

Casting has been announced for RAPUNZEL, Park Theatre's third Christmas show, with book, music and lyrics by Jez Bond and Mark Cameron, produced by John-Jackson Almond and directed by Jez Bond from 3 December - 2 January 2016, with a press night on Monday 7 December.

BWW Reviews: LOVE ME TENDER, King's Theatre, Glasgow, August 3 2015
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Aug 4, 2015

In a small town in 1950s America, a guitar-playing, hip-swivelling stranger rides his motorbike into town. Is he The Devil in Disguise or a Hound Dog in his Blue Suede Shoes? The townsfolk are about to be All Shook Up and could be headed for Heartbreak Hotel, but for Natalie, the love-struck, tomboy mechanic, it really is Now or Never.

Photo Flash: First Look at UK Tour of LOVE ME TENDER- Formerly ALL SHOOK UP
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 11, 2015

Adam Spiegel Productions, Robert G. Bartner and the Ambassador Theatre Group present the UK and Ireland tour of 'LOVE ME TENDER' - the new musical inspired by and featuring the music of Elvis Presley (a revised version of Broadway's ALL SHOOK UP). Starring in the production are Mica Paris as 'Sylvia', Sian Reeves as 'Mayor Matilda Hyde' and Shaun Williamson as 'Jim' with Ben Lewis as 'Chad'. The rest of the company includes: Mark Andersonas 'Dennis'; Aretha Ayehas 'Lorraine'; Chris Howell as 'Sheriff Earl'; Felix Mosse as 'Dean'; Laura Tebbutt as 'Natalie'; Kate Tydman as 'Miss Sandra'; Sophie Ayres; Jamie Hughes-Ward; Will Jeffs;Jacob Maynard; Matthew McKenna; Elliot Powell;Stephanie Rojas; Ruthie Stephens; Paulo Teixeira;Lindsey Tierney; Sharon Wattis and T'Shan Williams.

West End & Ireland's LOVE ME TENDER Announces Full Cast, Including Shaun Williamson
by Matt Smith - May 6, 2015

Adam Spiegel Productions, Robert G. Bartner and the Ambassador Theatre Group are delighted to announce the full cast for the UK and Ireland tour of "LOVE ME TENDER" - the new musical inspired by and featuring the music of Elvis Presley. 

Sian Reeves, Shaun Williamson And Ben Lewis Join Cast Of LOVE ME TENDER Tour
by Carrie Dunn - May 6, 2015

Adam Spiegel Productions, Robert G. Bartner and the Ambassador Theatre Group are delighted to announce the full cast for the UK and Ireland tour of "LOVE ME TENDER" - the new musical inspired by and featuring the music of Elvis Presley.

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