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Royal Shakespeare Company Lineup Added to BroadwayHD Photo Royal Shakespeare Company Lineup Added to BroadwayHD
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 25, 2021

Nine titles from Stratford-upon-Avon's famed Royal Shakespeare Company will arrive on BroadwayHD this month, with 20 more set to appear over the next two months. 

Christopher Eccleston Returns as DOCTOR WHO's Ninth Doctor in a New Series of Audio A Photo Christopher Eccleston Returns as DOCTOR WHO's Ninth Doctor in a New Series of Audio Adventures
by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2020

Big Finish Productions, in association with BBC Studios, today announces the long-awaited return of Christopher Eccleston as the Ninth Doctor in a brand new series of audio adventures.

Kate Winslet to Receive Festival Tribute Award From Toronto International Film Festiv Photo Kate Winslet to Receive Festival Tribute Award From Toronto International Film Festival
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 16, 2020

¬†Joana Vicente and Cameron Bailey, Co-Heads of TIFF, today unveiled Academy Award‚Äďwinning actress Kate Winslet as the recipient of this year's TIFF Tribute Actor Award,

Productions by Royal Shakespeare Company, Royal Opera, Royal Ballet and More to be St Photo Productions by Royal Shakespeare Company, Royal Opera, Royal Ballet and More to be Streamed on BritBox
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 15, 2020

BritBox subscribers can now enjoy comedies, tragedies, ballets and operas from the UK's preeminent performers at home, as the service expands to support the British performing arts from 23rd July.

RSC's HAMLET With Paapa Essiedu, and More Will Be Broadcast on BBC Four Photo RSC's HAMLET With Paapa Essiedu, and More Will Be Broadcast on BBC Four
by Stephi Wild - Jun 12, 2020

The Royal Shakespeare Company production of Macbeth (2018) will be broadcast on BBC Four this Sunday 14 June at 9.30pm as part of Culture in Quarantine. This will be followed by Simon Godwin's landmark production of Hamlet (2016) with Paapa Essiedu in the title role on Sunday 21 June at 9pm.

Rose Theatre Launches READINGS FROM THE ROSE Photo Rose Theatre Launches READINGS FROM THE ROSE
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 28, 2020

As a means of bringing joy and creativity into homes during these uncertain times, the Rose has today announced their latest initiative, 'Readings from the Rose'.

Ivo Van Hove's RE: CREATING EUROPE Will Be Streamed For MIF Live Photo Ivo Van Hove's RE: CREATING EUROPE Will Be Streamed For MIF Live
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2020

MIF LIVE, Manchester International Festival's free online programme for audiences at home, continues this week with Re:Creating Europe, an exploration of Europe through the words that have defined its history, directed by prolific theatre director Ivo van Hove.

Rose Theatre Launches 'Readings From The Rose' Photo Rose Theatre Launches 'Readings From The Rose'
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2020

As a means of bringing joy and creativity into homes during these uncertain times, the Rose has today announced their latest initiative, 'Readings from the Rose'.

BBC iPlayer to Present Shakespeare Productions Starring Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompso Photo BBC iPlayer to Present Shakespeare Productions Starring Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 22, 2020

BBC iPlayer is partnering with Royal Shakespeare Company and Shakespeare's Globe - in releasing productions of some of Shakespeare's greatest works in a Culture in Quarantine special, which will be available for over three months.

BBC Arts Announces Line-up for Culture In Quarantine; Includes RSC and Margaret Atwoo Photo BBC Arts Announces Line-up for Culture In Quarantine; Includes RSC and Margaret Atwood!
by Marianka Swain - Mar 25, 2020

BBC Arts today announced further programming for Culture In Quarantine, a virtual festival of the arts rooted in the experience of national lockdown, with more to be announced over the coming weeks.

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by Stephi Wild - Mar 20, 2020

VIDEO: DOCTOR WHO Returns on New Year's Day - Watch the Trailer! Photo VIDEO: DOCTOR WHO Returns on New Year's Day - Watch the Trailer!
by Stage Tube - Dec 2, 2019

BBC AMERICA's hit action-adventure series, Doctor Who, is back! Kicking off 2020, the Thirteenth Doctor (Jodie Whittaker) returns with the launch of the latest season on Wednesday, January 1 at 8pm ET/PT, resuming her time-and-space travels with friends Ryan (Tosin Cole), Yasmin (Mandip Gill) and Graham (Bradley Walsh). Subsequent episodes will air Sundays at 8pm ET/PT beginning January 5 on BBC AMERICA. Starting with a blockbuster, action-packed two-part episode entitled Spyfall, the Thirteenth Doctor is well and truly back with a bang.

Christopher Eccleston, Adjoa Andoh And Lemn Sissay Join The Line Up For Re:Creating E Photo Christopher Eccleston, Adjoa Andoh And Lemn Sissay Join The Line Up For Re:Creating Europe at Manchester International Festival 2019
by Stephi Wild - Jul 10, 2019

Manchester International Festival today announces that actors Christopher Eccleston, and Adjoa Andoh and writer Lemn Sissay will perform alongside writer Michael Morpurgo and actor Juliet Stevenson in Ivo van Hove's Re:Creating Europe, which is being presented for one night only at The Lowry theatre on Friday 12 July.

National Theatre's Up Next Gala Raises £1.165m To Fund Work In And With Communities  Photo National Theatre's Up Next Gala Raises £1.165m To Fund Work In And With Communities Across The UK
by Stephi Wild - Mar 6, 2019

The National Theatre last night hosted its biennial fundraising Up Next gala, raising a record-breaking £1.165 million to support their inspirational work in and with communities across the UK.

The Young Vic Announces YV:ID A Festival Exploring Identity Photo The Young Vic Announces YV:ID A Festival Exploring Identity
by Stephi Wild - Jan 14, 2019

Kwame Kwei-Armah, Artistic Director of Young Vic, today announces YV:ID, a five-week festival of digital and live events taking place throughout February and March 2019, which aims to catalyse debates around the themes of identity.

BWW Interview: Stevie Basaula On His First RSC Season Photo BWW Interview: Stevie Basaula On His First RSC Season
by Rona Kelly - Dec 5, 2018

The Royal Shakespeare Company brings their latest season to the Barbican this Winter, made up of Romeo and Juliet, Macbeth and The Merry Wives of Winter. A number of the cast appear in one or two of these shows; Stevie Basaula features in all three, taking on more than ten roles.

BBC America's BINGE FOR THE HOLIDAYS Launches 12/3 Photo BBC America's BINGE FOR THE HOLIDAYS Launches 12/3
by Tori Hartshorn - Nov 20, 2018

This December, join BBC AMERICA for a month-long celebration of our favorite shows and movies!¬†Binge for the Holidays¬†kicks off on Monday, December 3 with fan-favorite ‚ÄúMovies That Sleigh‚ÄĚ followed by themed binges each week celebrating the best of Sci-Fi, Earth and A Few of Our Favorite Things, including 2018 breakout series¬†Killing Eve. It all leads into a nine-day¬†Doctor Who¬†event starting on Christmas Eve with two days of back-to-back Christmas Specials, and culminates in the franchise's first-ever New Year's Day Special on January 1.

BBC America to Present WHO YEAR'S DAY Photo BBC America to Present WHO YEAR'S DAY
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 14, 2018

Kick off 2019 in spectacular style with a New Year's Day special episode of Doctor Who on Tuesday, January 1st, moving from its traditional Christmas Day timeslot.¬† Leading up to the first-ever ‚ÄúWho Year's Day,‚ÄĚ BBC AMERICA will present a Doctor Who marathon, starting with all the Christmas specials at 12pm ET/PT on Monday, December 24th, going into the big day itself, Tuesday, December 25th. After that, it's a marathon of all the Doctors, starting with Peter Capaldi, followed by Christopher Eccleston, David Tennant, and Matt Smith, leading straight into the New Year's special on Tuesday, January 1st.

Donmar Warehouse's Shakespeare Trilogy Added To National Theatre's On Demand In Schoo Photo Donmar Warehouse's Shakespeare Trilogy Added To National Theatre's On Demand In Schools Service
by Stephi Wild - Nov 6, 2018

The Donmar Warehouse's all-female Shakespeare Trilogy has been added to the National Theatre's On Demand In Schools service.

BWW Review: MACBETH, Barbican Photo BWW Review: MACBETH, Barbican
by Rona Kelly - Oct 24, 2018

Embracing the darkness of the play and space, we are 'cabined, cribbed, confined, bound in to saucy doubts and fears' alongside Macbeth in Polly Findlay's terrifying and thoughtful production.

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