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Pleasance Announces Record Number of Artists Supported In Futures Development Program Photo Pleasance Announces Record Number of Artists Supported In Futures Development Programme
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2022

Pleasance Futures is the artist development strand of The Pleasance, acting as an incubator for bold new theatre makers to make their mark.  At the very heart of the Pleasance Theatre Trust, Pleasance Futures embodies their commitment to discovering and supporting the most exciting new theatrical voices, nurturing the ambition and development of emerging companies, young performers and new writers. 

Comedian Jack Barry Announces Run At London's Soho Theatre Photo Comedian Jack Barry Announces Run At London's Soho Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Oct 20, 2021

Your best friend, acclaimed stand-up, and boaster of appearances in hit shows including Netflix's Feel Good, Catastrophe (Channel 4), and Starstruck (BBC/HBO Max), Jack Barry is taking his hit show Alien to London's Soho Theatre for three nights only from 2nd – 4th December 2021 after debuting the show to critical and audience acclaim at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2019.

David Walliams, Joanna Lumley and More Join Polka Theatre's Write Here, Write Now Photo David Walliams, Joanna Lumley and More Join Polka Theatre's Write Here, Write Now
by Stephi Wild - Jul 16, 2021

This inspiring project seeks to support local schools in improving literacy, language and communication skills in young children who have been identified as having low confidence and self-esteem. The readings will be available to stream live and on-demand at Polka Theatre's website and social media platforms from Monday 19th July. 

Joe Lycett Announces 2022 UK Live Tour Photo Joe Lycett Announces 2022 UK Live Tour
by Stephi Wild - Jun 15, 2021

More, More, More! How Do You Lycett? How Do You Lycett? finds (the artist formerly known as Hugo Boss) Joe Lycett exploring his love of art, his passion for gardening, toying with companies on Instagram, and the perils of online trolls.

George Mackay, Simon Callow, Jade Anouka, and More Will Lead the Cast of ReadThrough  Photo George Mackay, Simon Callow, Jade Anouka, and More Will Lead the Cast of ReadThrough of ROMEO & JULIET
by Stephi Wild - Mar 8, 2021

Casting has been announced for the upcoming online live read-through of Romeo & Juliet. The event takes place on Thursday 11th March 2021, bringing to life William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet and free to watch for all school-age students across the UK.

More Than 26,000 Students Around the UK Log On to First Live ReadThrough Event Photo More Than 26,000 Students Around the UK Log On to First Live ReadThrough Event
by Stephi Wild - Feb 15, 2021

More than 26,000 students logged on for the first-ever live ReadThrough event held on Thursday 11th Feb, with a cast including Joe Lycett, Pearl Mackie, Remmie Milner and Esther Smith performing Macbeth to aide student's comprehension of the curriculum text.

TV, Film, and Theatre Professionals Launch ReadThrough to Help Students' Comprehensio Photo TV, Film, and Theatre Professionals Launch ReadThrough to Help Students' Comprehension of Curriculum Texts
by Stephi Wild - Feb 2, 2021

A group of professionals from television, film and theatre, brought together by theatre company Moya Productions, have launched ReadThrough – a brand new online play reading service designed to improve the comprehension of exam-body English plays for students across the UK, with a particular focus on students from less privileged backgrounds.

THE CROWN, CHERNOBYL Lead 2020 BAFTA Television Awards Nominations - See Full List! Photo THE CROWN, CHERNOBYL Lead 2020 BAFTA Television Awards Nominations - See Full List!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 4, 2020

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has today announced the nominations for the Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards and British Academy Television Craft Awards.

Stamptown Comedy Night Returns This Week Photo Stamptown Comedy Night Returns This Week
by A.A. Cristi - May 26, 2020

A raunchy, chaotic and full-on fringe experience, Stamptown Comedy Night is a late-night variety show featuring the best alternative performance on the international scene. 

Lloyd Griffith Adds Additional Tour Date At The Ambassadors Theatre Photo Lloyd Griffith Adds Additional Tour Date At The Ambassadors Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 11, 2020

Lloyd Griffith has added an additional date at London's Ambassadors Theatre on Friday 29th May 2020 at 9:30pm, to his upcoming Not Just A Pretty Face tour. Tickets are on sale now at www.lloydgriffith.com. The tour now takes in a total of 45 dates, with several extra dates added across the UK.

BWW Review: THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, Perth Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, Perth Theatre
by Fiona Scott - Mar 8, 2020

During a week when comedian Joe Lycett legally changed his name by deed poll to Hugo Boss, ever dedicated to his craft, it felt fitting to see a revival of Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest. The comedy about identity and the elite has been revived at Perth Theatre.

Lloyd Griffith Adds 5 New Dates To Tour Photo Lloyd Griffith Adds 5 New Dates To Tour
by Stephi Wild - Jan 20, 2020

Due to phenomenal demand, Lloyd Griffith has added five new dates to his upcoming Not Just A Pretty Face tour. The additional shows are in Bournemouth at the Shelley Theatre on 2nd April, Cardiff at the Glee Club on 15th April, Leeds at the Wardrobe on 29th April, Birmingham at the Glee Club on 6th May and Sheffield at the Leadmill on 14th May. Tickets are on sale now at www.lloydgriffith.com. The tour begins at Hull Truck on 13th February and will now take in a total of 44 dates.

Lloyd Griffith Adds Additional Tour Date At London's Leicester Square Theatre Photo Lloyd Griffith Adds Additional Tour Date At London's Leicester Square Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jan 8, 2020

Lloyd Griffith has added an additional date at London's Leicester Square Theatre on Saturday 25th April 2020 to his upcoming Not Just A Pretty Face tour. Tickets go on sale on Thursday 9th January at 10am at www.lloydgriffith.com. The tour begins at Hull Truck on Thursday 13th February and will now take in a total of 39 dates, concluding at the Leadmill, Sheffield on Thursday 7th May 2020.

Lloyd Griffith Adds Additional Grimsby Date To Tour Due To Demand Photo Lloyd Griffith Adds Additional Grimsby Date To Tour Due To Demand
by Stephi Wild - Nov 13, 2019

United Agents have announced that due to phenomenal demand, Lloyd Griffith has added an additional show in his hometown, Grimsby on 27th March 2020 at Docks Academy, to his Not Just A Pretty Face tour. Tickets go on sale Thursday 14th November via www.lloydgriffith.com. The tour begins at Hull Truck on 13th February 2020, now taking in a total of 32 dates, and concludes at the Frazer Theatre, Knaresborough on 17th April 2020.

SUSPICIOUSLY CHEAP COMEDY is Coming to the West End Photo SUSPICIOUSLY CHEAP COMEDY is Coming to the West End
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 11, 2019

Suspiciously Cheap Comedy hits the West End, featuring this year's Edinburgh Comedy Award winner Jordan Brookes! Suspiciously Cheap Comedy is London's best mixed-bill comedy night, and in December it's coming to the West End for one night only in a charity spectacular for Shelter.

Lloyd Griffith Announces Brand New Tour For 2020 Photo Lloyd Griffith Announces Brand New Tour For 2020
by Stephi Wild - Oct 23, 2019

Comedian, choirboy and (still) 'aspiring' goalkeeper Lloyd Griffith will set off on a brand new tour of the UK in 2020 with new show, Not Just A Pretty Face. The tour will begin at Hull Truck on 13th February and take in an initial total of 31 dates, concluding at the Frazer Theatre, Knaresborough on 17th April. Tickets go on general sale on Friday 25th October at www.lloydgriffith.com.

Kerry Ellis To Perform At WEST END BARES Alongside Stars Of The Stage Photo Kerry Ellis To Perform At WEST END BARES Alongside Stars Of The Stage
by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2019

The Make A Difference Trust is thrilled to announce that award-winning West End star, Kerry Ellis will be performing the finale of WEST END BARES: STRIPPED at the climax of the shows 10th Birthday performance at Troxy on Sunday 13 October at 8.30pm.

West End Bares 10th Birthday Theme Announced - STRIPPED Photo West End Bares 10th Birthday Theme Announced - STRIPPED
by Stephi Wild - Jul 25, 2019

After nine spectacular years raising money for the Make A Difference Trust, WEST END BARES, theatre's hottest annual fundraiser, announces its 10th Birthday performance; WEST END BARES: STRIPPED at Troxy on Sunday 13 October at 8.30pm.

WEST END BARES Announces 10th Birthday Performance Photo WEST END BARES Announces 10th Birthday Performance
by Stephi Wild - May 31, 2019

After nine spectacular sold out shows raising over £300,000 for the Make A Difference Trust, WEST END BARES, theatre's hottest annual fundraiser, returns for its 10th birthday with a one-off celebratory performance on Sunday 13 October at Troxy at 8.30pm with 1500 tickets on sale NOW.

Miles Jupp Will Star In West End Transfer Of THE LIFE I LEAD Photo Miles Jupp Will Star In West End Transfer Of THE LIFE I LEAD
by Stephi Wild - May 22, 2019

Following its critically acclaimed UK premiere, leading stand-up comedian, presenter and actor Miles Jupp is to bring his heart-warming show about the life of Walt Disney's consummate English gentleman, David Tomlinson, to London's West End. Written by James Kettle and co-directed by Selina Cadell and Didi Hopkins, The Life I Lead will play at the Wyndham's Theatre from 16 - 21 September 2019.

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