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BWW Review: THE FIRM, Hampstead Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE FIRM, Hampstead Theatre
by Anthony Walker-Cook - May 15, 2019

For all its bravado and comedy, Roy Williams' The Firm is a potent piece about masculinity. Set in an attractive south London pub, four friends have gathered to celebrate the release of their friend Shaun, who has spent the past 12 years in prison. But as the evening continues, an unexpected guest and copious amounts of alcohol prompt revelations about all of those gathered.

Photo Flash: First Look at THE FIRM Photo Photo Flash: First Look at THE FIRM
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2019

In a pub in South London 'The Firm' reunite for the first time in twelve years. Once they were a notorious criminal gang. Today, they're older, wiser and wistful - their lives changed beyond recognition.

BWW Interview: BETSY BITTAR DIRECTS  'ART' Photo BWW Interview: BETSY BITTAR DIRECTS 'ART'
by Mark C. Lloyd - May 9, 2019

The musical Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street is a 1979 thriller featuring music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by Hugh Wheeler. The musical is based on a 1973 play of the same name by Christopher Bond. Sweeney Todd opened on Broadway in 1979 and won the Tony Award for Best MusicalThe Broadway production starred Len Cariou and Angela Lansbury, both of whom won Tony Awards for originating the roles of Sweeney and Mrs. Lovett.

BWW Review: ART, Richmond Theatre Photo BWW Review: ART, Richmond Theatre
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Mar 5, 2019

In 1998, French playwright Yasmina Reza was slightly bemused to win an Olivier Award for Best Comedy with her play ART. Her intention was to write a biting satire, tinged with tragedy, but British audiences have consistently failed to see the play as a tragedy, appreciating the play as a hilarious and sharp parody where, although art is the subject of the play, the heart of it is friendship.

Hampstead Theatre Announces Its Next Two Productions, JUDE and THE FIRM Photo Hampstead Theatre Announces Its Next Two Productions, JUDE and THE FIRM
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2019

Hampstead Theatre has announced its next two productions and full casting for Wilderness.

Nigel Havers, Denis Lawson, and Stephen Tompkinson Will Lead 2019 UK Tour of ART Photo Nigel Havers, Denis Lawson, and Stephen Tompkinson Will Lead 2019 UK Tour of ART
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2019

After breaking box office records in 2018, David Pugh & Dafydd Rogers will produce the 2019 UK tour of the Old Vic production of Yasmina Reza's Olivier, Tony and Moliere award-winning comedy ART, translated by Christopher Hampton. The production will star Nigel Havers, Denis Lawson and Stephen Tompkinson as Serge, Marc and Ivan respectively. The tour will open at Chichester Festival Theatre on 24 January 2019.

Nigel Havers, Denis Lawson And Stephen Tompkinson Launch Olivier Award-Winning Comedy Photo Nigel Havers, Denis Lawson And Stephen Tompkinson Launch Olivier Award-Winning Comedy ART In Birmingham
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2018

Brummie bystanders enjoyed a brush with British acting royalty on Tues 15 May as three of theatre's most iconic stars descended on Birmingham's IKON Gallery to celebrate the launch of the Olivier Award-winning comedy Art.

Photo Flash: Yasmina Reza's ART Comes to Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury Photo Photo Flash: Yasmina Reza's ART Comes to Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2018

A HUGELY successful stage comedy with a stellar cast comes to The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury, next month (June).

ART Comes to Theatre Royal, presented by David Pugh & Dafydd Rogers Photo ART Comes to Theatre Royal, presented by David Pugh & Dafydd Rogers
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

David Pugh & Dafydd Rogers will produce the 2018 UK & Ireland Tour of the Old Vic production of Yasmina Reza's Olivier, Tony and Moliere award-winning comedy ART, translated by Christopher Hampton.

Nigel Havers, Denis Lawson and Stephen Tompkinson Star in Tour of ART Photo Nigel Havers, Denis Lawson and Stephen Tompkinson Star in Tour of ART
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

David Pugh & Dafydd Rogers will produce the 2018 UK & Ireland Tour of the Old Vic production of Yasmina Reza's Olivier, Tony and Moliere award-winning comedy ART, translated by Christopher Hampton.

The Marlowe Theatre Announces Autumn Season of Shows Photo The Marlowe Theatre Announces Autumn Season of Shows
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2017

The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury, has announced a new season of shows.

VICTORIA, Starring Jenna Coleman, Returns to ITV Choice Photo VICTORIA, Starring Jenna Coleman, Returns to ITV Choice
by TV News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

Following critical acclaim and record ratings, this autumn sees the return of ITV's hugely popular historical drama, Victoria, produced by Mammoth Screen.

Cambridge Arts Theatre Announces Spectacular Autumn Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2017

Cambridge Arts Theatre's autumn season is now on sale, boasting an exceptional line-up of distinguished dramas, acclaimed post and pre-West End productions, famous faces and one-night events. Catering for all artistic tastes, the autumn season showcases the very best of the West End and beyond.

Nigel Havers, Denis Lawson and Stephen Tompkinson to Star in UK Tour of ART
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2017

Nigel Havers, Denis Lawson and Stephen Tompkinson will take on the age-old debate, 'What is art?', next year.

Photo Flash: Inside Opening Night of Gary Barlow and Tim Firth's THE GIRLS at Phoenix Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2017

THE GIRLS, based on the true story, the film and the award-winning play byTim Firth, Calendar Girls, opened last night, Tuesday 21 February, at thePhoenix Theatre in London's West End, where it had previewed from 28 January 2017.

Katee Sackhoff to Star in Horror Film DON'T KNOCK TWICE
by Movies News Desk - May 15, 2015

It was revealed today in Cannes that Katee Sackhoff (‚ÄúOculus,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúRiddick,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúBattlestar Galactica‚ÄĚ) will star in the supernatural horror film ‚ÄúDon't Knock Twice,‚ÄĚ directed by Caradog James and being sold in Cannes by Content Media.

Interview with Ewan McGregor
by Roundabout Theatre Company - Sep 26, 2014

Actor Ewan McGregor, who plays Henry in The Real Thing, speaks with Education Dramaturg Ted Sod about his role in The Real Thing.

XLrator Media Releases Sci-Fi Thriller THE MACHINE Today
by Movies News Desk - Apr 25, 2014

XLrator Media will be releasing THE MACHINE in theaters today, April 25th. The film stars Toby Stephens, Caity Lotz and Denis Lawson and written and directed by Caradog W. James.

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 4/19/2014
by - Apr 19, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 4/19/2014.

Film Society of Lincoln Center Announces Additional Main Slate Selections
by Movies News Desk - Aug 26, 2013

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today the details of the additional programming that will complement the Main Slate selections at the 2013 New York Film Festival.

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