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Frederick Knott News

 
Date Of Birth:
August 28, 1916
Date Of Death:
December 17, 2002 (86)
Birth Place:
Hankow, CHINA
 
Date of Birth: August 28, 1916
Date of Death: December 17, 2002 (86)

Birth Place: Hankow, CHINA
Former ICM Literary Agent Mitch Douglas Dies at 78 Photo Former ICM Literary Agent Mitch Douglas Dies at 78
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2020

Calvin Mitchell (Mitch) Douglas passed from metastatic brain cancer on November 5th, 2020 at Calvary Hospital, Bronx, NY. He was 78 years old.

ACTA Theatre Presents WAIT UNTIL DARK Photo ACTA Theatre Presents WAIT UNTIL DARK
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2020

ACTA Theatre will present Wait Until Dark by Frederick Knott.

Bellevue Little Theatre Announces 2020-21 Season - GREASE, FOREVER PLAID, and More! Photo Bellevue Little Theatre Announces 2020-21 Season - GREASE, FOREVER PLAID, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2020

Bellevue Little Theatre has announced its upcoming season lineup, as well as information about auditions.

The Old Globe Postpones 2020 Summer Season Productions to Summer 2021 Photo The Old Globe Postpones 2020 Summer Season Productions to Summer 2021
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2020

The Old Globe today announced that it is moving the productions in its 2020 Summer Season to the summer of 2021, although exact dates have not been settled upon. The season's titles include a classic American musical, a new adaptation of a 20th century thriller, and two of Shakespeare's masterworks on the Globe's outdoor stage.

WAIT UNTIL DARK to Open at Palisades Theatre in March Photo WAIT UNTIL DARK to Open at Palisades Theatre in March
by BWW News Desk - Mar 4, 2020

Give yourself some relief from the stress of life by indulging in some real suspense that will, according to social scientists, get your psychological immune system pumping in a safe and controlled environment and make you feel better. Experience an evening of the suspense of Wait Until Dark by Frederick Knott, a classic thriller. Opening Friday March 27 on Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 P.M. and Sundays at 2:00 P.M. at the Pierson Playhouse located at 941 Temescal Canyon Dr. (just south of Sunset Blvd.)Pacific Palisades 90272.

DIAL M FOR MURDER Comes to Theatre Royal Brighton Photo DIAL M FOR MURDER Comes to Theatre Royal Brighton
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2020

A brand new production of the classic thriller, Dial M for Murder, tours the UK in 2020 and stops off at Theatre Royal Brighton from Tue 2 a?" Sat 6 Jun. The genre defining thriller - based on Frederick Knott's stage and screen play, made world famous by Hitchcock's iconic 1954 film - will be directed by Anthony Banks.

Samantha Womack Joins Tom Chambers in UK Tour Of DIAL M FOR MURDER Photo Samantha Womack Joins Tom Chambers in UK Tour Of DIAL M FOR MURDER
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2020

A brand new production of the classic thriller, Dial M for Murder, tours the UK in 2020, having opened at Richmond Theatre on January 14th 2020. The genre-defining thriller - based on Frederick Knott's stage and screen play, made world-famous by Hitchcock's iconic 1954 film is directed by Anthony Banks. Samantha Womack takes over the role of Margot from Sally Bretton from the 14th April, in Milton Keynes where she tours with the company to Birmingham, Cardiff, Leicester, Sheffield, Liverpool, Mold, Brighton, Shrewsbury and Salford. Her run concludes in Northampton on June 27th.

DIAL M FOR MURDER Comes to Theatre Royal Photo DIAL M FOR MURDER Comes to Theatre Royal
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2020

A brand new production of the classic thriller, Dial M for Murder, will run at Theatre Royal, Glasgow next month as part of UK tour.

BoHo Theatre 2020 Season Will Feature FALSETTOS, WAIT UNTIL DARK and More Photo BoHo Theatre 2020 Season Will Feature FALSETTOS, WAIT UNTIL DARK and More
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2020

BoHo Theatre has announced its 16th season, featuring fresh looks at a pair of classic stories. BoHo's 2020 season will feature the musical FALSETTOS by William Finn and James Lapine, followed by Jeffrey Hatcher's new adaptation of Frederick Knott's riveting thriller WAIT UNTIL DARK. BoHo will also continue its partnership with Northwestern University's Next Step Program by staging a reading of a new play by student Nate Hollander.

DIAL M FOR MURDER Will Embark on UK Tour Starring Tom Chambers, Sally Bretton, and Ch Photo DIAL M FOR MURDER Will Embark on UK Tour Starring Tom Chambers, Sally Bretton, and Christopher Harper
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2019

A brand new production of the classic thriller, Dial M for Murder, tours the UK in 2020 opening at Richmond Theatre on Monday 13th January 2020. The genre-defining thriller - based on Frederick Knott's stage and screen play, made world-famous by Hitchcock's iconic 1954 film - will be directed by Anthony Banks.

GRINCH Merch, Subscriptions, And More Available Now At The Old Globe Photo GRINCH Merch, Subscriptions, And More Available Now At The Old Globe
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2019

The Old Globe has some great ideas to simplify your holiday shopping this year! Might we suggest tickets? Season tickets or a gift certificate, or take your nearest and dearest to either of our great family-friendly holiday shows: our 22nd annual production of Dr. Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, a San Diego multigenerational tradition, or the world premiere of Ebenezer Scrooge's BIG San Diego Christmas Show, both playing through December 29! Then head to the Globe's Helen Edison Gift Shop and choose from a fabulous assortment of theatrical and Seussian treasures to make your heart grow three sizesa?"and solve all your shopping crises.

Lakewood Theatre Company Presents The Thriller WAIT UNTIL DARK Next Month Photo Lakewood Theatre Company Presents The Thriller WAIT UNTIL DARK Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2019

Murder, secret identities, and a switchblade named Geraldine set the stage for a tale that will have you sleeping with the lights on! Lakewood Theatre Company continues its 67th season of live theatre with Wait Until Dark directed by Nancy McDonald.  

Richmond Theatre Announces A Star-Studded New Season Of Shows For 2020 Photo Richmond Theatre Announces A Star-Studded New Season Of Shows For 2020
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2019

Following a hugely successful Autumn season where Richmond Theatre celebrated 120 years of inspiring theatre, Richmond Theatre announces its' Winter season, jam-packed with beloved classics, gripping adaptions and toe-tapping music nights.

The Old Globe Announces 2020 Summer Season Photo The Old Globe Announces 2020 Summer Season
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2019

The Old Globe's 2020 Summer Season brings to Balboa Park an extraordinarily talented group of artists who will delight audiences with their unique takes on four great works of theatre. The season incudes a classic American musical, a new adaptation of a 20th century thriller, and two of Shakespeare's masterworks on our outdoor stage.

BWW Review: WAIT UNTIL DARK at Tallgrass Theatre Company: A Thrilling Production That Photo BWW Review: WAIT UNTIL DARK at Tallgrass Theatre Company: A Thrilling Production That Will Keep You On The Edge Of Your Seat
by DC Felton - Oct 28, 2019

Just in time for Halloween, Tallgrass Theatre is opening its new season, which takes us from coast to coast, with a thrilling production that will keep you on the edge of your seat. Frederick Knott's a?oeWait Until Darka?? starts this season-long journey in a small apartment in New York. Each aspect of this production makes this chilling story a perfect fit for this haunting holiday season.

DIAL M FOR MURDER Comes to Theatre Royal Photo DIAL M FOR MURDER Comes to Theatre Royal
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2019

A brand new production of the classic thriller, Dial M for Murder, will run at Theatre Royal, Glasgow next year as part of UK tour.

Newnan Theatre Company Presents DIAL "M" FOR MURDER Photo Newnan Theatre Company Presents DIAL "M" FOR MURDER
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2019

Is there such a thing as the a?oeperfect crimea??? On October 17th, Newnan Theatre Company is proud to present Frederick Knott's Dial a?oeMa?? for Murder, one of the best-known thrillers ever written for the stage. The audience can see for themselves if a a?oeperfect crimea?? does exist.

Tom Chambers and Sally Bretton Lead The Cast In 2020 UK Tour Of DIAL M FOR MURDER Photo Tom Chambers and Sally Bretton Lead The Cast In 2020 UK Tour Of DIAL M FOR MURDER
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2019

A brand new production of the classic thriller, Dial M for Murder, tours the UK in 2020 opening at Richmond Theatre on Monday 13th January 2020. The genre-defining thriller - based on Frederick Knott's stage and screen play, made world-famous by Hitchcock's iconic 1954 film - will be directed by Anthony Banks.

BWW Review: Betty-Jane Parks Gives One of the Year's Best Performances in Stageworks' Photo BWW Review: Betty-Jane Parks Gives One of the Year's Best Performances in Stageworks' Intense Production of WAIT UNTIL DARK
by Peter Nason - Oct 9, 2019

It's a real nail-biter!

Cast Announced For 413 Rep's DIAL M FOR MURDER Photo Cast Announced For 413 Rep's DIAL M FOR MURDER
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2019

413 Repertory's 2019-2020 Season continues with today's announcement of the complete cast and creative team of their dinner theater production of Frederick Knott's Dial M for Murder.

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