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Designed INK at Almeida Theatre and at The Duke of Yorks Theatre in London for which she won an Evening Standard Award. She has worked extensively at the National Theatre in London including designing The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time for which she won an Olivier Award and a Tony ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Designed INK at Almeida Theatre and at The Duke of Yorks Theatre in London for which she won an Evening Standard Award. She has worked extensively at the National Theatre in London including designing The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time for which she won an Olivier Award and a Tony ... (read complete bio)
Manu Narayan Completes the Broadway Cast of COMPANY as Theo Photo Manu Narayan Completes the Broadway Cast of COMPANY as Theo
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 14, 2021

The producers of Company today announced that Manu Narayan will play the role of Theo when the eagerly anticipated production resumes performances Monday, November 15 ahead of a Thursday, December 9 opening night at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre (242 West 45th Street).

Casting, Tour Dates, and Venues Announced For ANIMAL FARM Photo Casting, Tour Dates, and Venues Announced For ANIMAL FARM
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021

Full casting and the complete tour schedule are announced for the highly anticipated upcoming production of George Orwell's classic satirical fable, Animal Farm, adapted and directed by the multi award-winning Robert Icke (The Doctor, Hamlet, Mary Stuart, Oresteia, 1984).  

Box Office for COMPANY Resumes Business at Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre Photo Box Office for COMPANY Resumes Business at Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 9, 2021

The box office at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre (242 West 45th) reopens for business today at 12:00 PM for the highly anticipated return of Marianne Elliott’s revolutionary staging of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth’s seminal musical masterpiece, Company.

50 WOMEN IN THEATRE Live Panel Discussion Announced Photo 50 WOMEN IN THEATRE Live Panel Discussion Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2021

An exclusive live theatre event to celebrate the publication of 50 Women In Theatre at Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, Shakespeare's Globe will be presented on Sunday 3 October 2021 at 6pm.

COMPANY Pushes Up Opening Plans; Previews Set to Begin in November 2021 Photo COMPANY Pushes Up Opening Plans; Previews Set to Begin in November 2021
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 6, 2021

The highly-anticipated new production of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's landmark American musical, Company, directed by two-time Tony Award winner Marianne Elliott starring Tony and Grammy Award winner Katrina Lenk as Bobbie and two-time Tony Award and two- time Grammy Award winner Patti LuPone as Joanne will return to Broadway sooner than expected. BroadwayWorld has just confirmed that the show will begin previews at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre (242 West 45th Street) on November 15, with opening night set for December 9.

BWW Review: AFTER LIFE, National Theatre Photo BWW Review: AFTER LIFE, National Theatre
by Mert Dilek - Jun 10, 2021

The National Theatre kicks off its post-lockdown season with a brainteaser: what is the most meaningful or precious moment of your life? The question is central to After Life, Jack Thorne’s stage adaptation of Hirokazu Kore-eda’s acclaimed 1998 film, co-produced by Headlong, which unfolds in a purgatorial facility over the course of a single week.

We'll Drink to This: COMPANY to Resume Broadway Previews in December Photo We'll Drink to This: COMPANY to Resume Broadway Previews in December
by Nicole Rosky - May 10, 2021

Company, directed by two-time Tony Award winner Marianne Elliott starring Tony and Grammy Award winner Katrina Lenk as Bobbie and two-time Tony Award and two- time Grammy Award winner Patti LuPone as Joanne will resume preview performances on Monday, December 20, 2021 ahead of a Sunday, January 9, 2022 official opening night, pending Broadway’s anticipated return with government approval, and following health and safety guidelines.

Erika Dickerson-Despenza Awarded 2021 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize for CULLUD WATTAH Photo Erika Dickerson-Despenza Awarded 2021 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize for CULLUD WATTAH
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2021

The 2021 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize has been awarded to U.S. playwright Erika Dickerson-Despenza for her play about the Flint, Michigan water crisis, cullud wattah. Awarded annually since 1977, The Susan Smith Blackburn Prize is the largest and oldest international prize honoring Women+ playwrights.

VIDEO: Watch the 2021 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize Ceremony Photo VIDEO: Watch the 2021 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize Ceremony
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 7, 2021

The Susan Smith Blackburn Prize will present a virtual presentation to announce the 2021 winner of one of the most prestigious playwriting awards, and the oldest and largest prize awarded to women+ playwrights, today, April 7, 2021 at 3pm EST/ 8pm BST. Tune in right here at BroadwayWorld to watch the presentation, hosted by Pulitzer Prize-winning Playwright and Susan Smith Blackburn Prize winner (1983) Marsha Norman.

The Olivier and Dorfman Theatres to Reopen in June 2021 With UNDER MILK WOOD and AFTE Photo The Olivier and Dorfman Theatres to Reopen in June 2021 With UNDER MILK WOOD and AFTER LIFE
by Stephi Wild - Mar 25, 2021

The National Theatre today announces plans to reopen in June, welcoming audiences back to the South Bank for the first time since closing last December.  

NSDF Presents 65th Annual Festival Photo NSDF Presents 65th Annual Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 16, 2021

NSDF will present its 65th Annual Festival with an industry leading programme of masterclasses, debates, discussions and new work. Every part of the Festival is free and open to all.

Finalists Announced For The 2021 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize Photo Finalists Announced For The 2021 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize
by Stephi Wild - Feb 1, 2021

The Susan Smith Blackburn Prize has announced 10 Finalists for 2021 for its prestigious playwriting award, the oldest and largest prize awarded to women+ playwrights.

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Photo Flash: First Look at A CHRISTMAS CAROL at the Bridge Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at A CHRISTMAS CAROL at the Bridge Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Dec 4, 2020

Performances of A Christmas Carol at the Bridge Theatre reopened from 3 December. Get a first look at the cast in action in the photos here!

Tamsin Greig to Perform Alan Bennett's TALKING HEAD Monologue at Leeds Playhouse and  Photo Tamsin Greig to Perform Alan Bennett's TALKING HEAD Monologue at Leeds Playhouse and Sheffield Theatres
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 15, 2020

Tamsin Greig has pledged her commitment to regional theatre by being the latest actor announced to be performing one of Alan Bennett's timeless monologues TALKING HEADS to northern audiences.

Bridge Theatre Announces Additional Performances For BEAT THE DEVIl and AN EVENING WI Photo Bridge Theatre Announces Additional Performances For BEAT THE DEVIl and AN EVENING WITH AN IMMIGRANT
by Stephi Wild - Oct 8, 2020

As part of the current season of one-person plays, The Bridge is presenting the now sell-out runs of David Hare's Beat the Devil and Inua Ellams' and Fuel's production of An Evening with an Immigrant.  Today additional performances will go on sale for both as the season is extended to 7 November 2020. 

Review Roundup: What are the Critics Saying About The Bridge Theatre's BEAT THE DEVIL Photo Review Roundup: What are the Critics Saying About The Bridge Theatre's BEAT THE DEVIL Starring Ralph Fiennes
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 2, 2020

The Bridge Theatre officially reopened its doors on 27 August 2020 after a hiatus of five and a half months due to the covid-19 pandemic, with David Hare's monologue Beat the Devil, a new play written as a response to the author's experience of contracting coronavirus.

Photo Flash: See Ralph Fiennes in Bridge Theatre's BEAT THE DEVIL Photo Photo Flash: See Ralph Fiennes in Bridge Theatre's BEAT THE DEVIL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 28, 2020

Ralph Fiennes makes his Bridge Theatre debut performing David Hare’s monologue Beat the Devil, a new play written as a response to the author’s experience of contracting coronavirus. Nicholas Hytner directs with designs by Bunny Christie, lighting by Jon Clark, sound by Gareth Fry and music by George Fenton.

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