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For the National Theatre: Translations, The Plough and the Stars, The Silver Tassie On Broadway: A Particle of Dread Other theatre includes: Danse, Morob, Knives in Hens, All That Fall, A Doll's House, The Seagull, The Rehearsal, Playing the Dane, A Particle of Dread (Oedipus Variations), Sam ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
For the National Theatre: Translations, The Plough and the Stars, The Silver Tassie On Broadway: A Particle of Dread Other theatre includes: Danse, Morob, Knives in Hens, All That Fall, A Doll's House, The Seagull, The Rehearsal, Playing the Dane, A Particle of Dread (Oedipus Variations), Sam ... (read complete bio)
National Theatre Announces December 2019 ‚Ä" June 2020 Lineup; ROMEO & JULIET, SEA SI Photo National Theatre Announces December 2019 ‚Ä" June 2020 Lineup; ROMEO & JULIET, SEA SICK, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2019

The National Theatre has announced its upcoming lineup for December 2019 - June 2020.

BWW Interview: Fra Fee Talks TRANSLATIONS Photo BWW Interview: Fra Fee Talks TRANSLATIONS
by Rona Kelly - Oct 30, 2019

Following an incredible journey with The Ferryman through to Broadway, Fra Fee returns to London for Translations this year.

Photo Flash: First Look at the National's TRANSLATIONS Photo Photo Flash: First Look at the National's TRANSLATIONS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2019

After a sold-out run, Ian Rickson's acclaimed production of Translations returns to the NT in October 2019. Brian Friel's modern classic is a powerful account of nationhood, which sees the turbulent relationship between England and Ireland play out in one quiet community.

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For TRANSLATIONS at the National Theatre Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For TRANSLATIONS at the National Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2019

After a sold-out run, Ian Rickson's acclaimed production of Translations returns to the NT in October 2019. Brian Friel's modern classic is a powerful account of nationhood, which sees the turbulent relationship between England and Ireland play out in one quiet community. Dermot Crowley, Ciar√°n Hinds, Seamus O'Hara, Judith Roddy, and Rufus Wright return to reprise their roles, with Jack Bardoe, Li√°dan Dunlea, Fra Fee, Amy Molloy and Julian Moore-Cook joining the cast. Previews from 15 October, press night 21 October final performance 18 December.

National Theatre Announces New Productions, Including Emma Rice and Tony Kushner Adap Photo National Theatre Announces New Productions, Including Emma Rice and Tony Kushner Adaptations
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2019

The National Theatre has announced its productions on-sale for October 2019 a?' March 2020

Full Cast Announced For TRANSLATIONS at the National Theatre Photo Full Cast Announced For TRANSLATIONS at the National Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 2, 2019

After a sold-out run, Ian Rickson's acclaimed production of Translations returns to the National Theatre in October 2019. Brian Friel's modern classic is a powerful account of nationhood, which sees the turbulent relationship between England and Ireland play out in one quiet community. 

The National Theatre Announces 15 Productions Of New Plays And Fresh Adaptations By L Photo The National Theatre Announces 15 Productions Of New Plays And Fresh Adaptations By Leading Writers
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2019

The National Theatre has announced 15 productions of new plays and fresh adaptations by leading writers.

National Theatre Announces Listings For May - October 2019 Photo National Theatre Announces Listings For May - October 2019
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2019

National Theatre has announced its listings for May - October 2019. Check out the full lineup below!

Royal Court Theatre Will Celebrate Sam Shepard in November Photo Royal Court Theatre Will Celebrate Sam Shepard in November
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2018

Lloyd Hutchinson, Nancy Meckler and Stephen Rea will curate an afternoon to celebrate the great American playwright and actor Sam Shepard who passed away in July last year. The event will take place on Monday 12 November at 3pm in the Jerwood Theatre Downstairs.

The National Theatre Announces More Season Details, Including FOLLIES Casting Photo The National Theatre Announces More Season Details, Including FOLLIES Casting
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2018

The National Theatre announces new information, and recaps its upcoming season.

FUN HOME Leads June's Top 10 New London Shows Photo FUN HOME Leads June's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Jun 17, 2018

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From a ground-breaking musical to a mighty modern classic, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld reviews, interviews and features!

BWW Review: TRANSLATIONS, National Theatre Photo BWW Review: TRANSLATIONS, National Theatre
by Marianka Swain - May 31, 2018

It begins with deep breathing, in order to access words that hold unimaginable power. And Ian Rickson's exquisite production of Brian Friel's masterpiece maintains that space throughout: for words to breathe and simmer, to hang in the air, and for us to understand how vital language is not just as a means of communication, but identity, nationality, and a rich heritage at risk of extinction.

Photo Flash: First Look at TRANSLATIONS at the National Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at TRANSLATIONS at the National Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2018

Owen, the prodigal son, returns to rural Donegal from Dublin. With him are two British army officers. Their ambition is to create a map of the area, replacing the Gaelic names with English. It is an administrative act with radical consequences.

BWW Interview: Dermot Crowley Talks TRANSLATIONS Photo BWW Interview: Dermot Crowley Talks TRANSLATIONS
by Rona Kelly - May 5, 2018

Translations is currently in rehearsals at the National Theatre, ahead of its first major revival on the London stage. This not only marks actor Dermot Crowley's fourth time appearing in the play, but also over four decades of working at the National. Catching up over a lunch break, Dermot tells us just what it is that makes him want to return both to the play and the National again, and shares his advice on playing the Olivier.

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For TRANSLATIONS at the National Theatre Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For TRANSLATIONS at the National Theatre
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2018

The National Theatre presents TRANSLATIONS by Brian Friel. Previews begin 22 May, Press night 30 May, until 11 August.

National Theatre Announces its May-September 2018 Season Photo National Theatre Announces its May-September 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2018

The National Theatre has announced its May-September 2018 season.

National Theatre Announces New Casting for Upcoming Season Photo National Theatre Announces New Casting for Upcoming Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2018

New casting announced for the new National Theatre season. Full cast has been announced for Brian Friel's Translations including Colin Morgan and Ciaran Hinds, part of the Travelex season with thousands of tickets available at £15. Eric Kofi Abrefa and Thalissa Teixeira join Vanessa Kirby in the cast of Julie, part of the Travelex season with thousands of tickets available at £15. Sam Mendes directs The Lehman Trilogy, a co-production with Neal Street Productions, cast includes Adam Godley, Ben Miles and Simon Russell Beale. Full casting is announced for the award winning An Octoroon by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, transferring to the National Theatre in a co-production with the Orange Tree Theatre. The NT will tour to 30 venues in 27 towns and cities across the UK and Ireland, for a total of 83 playing weeks over the next year. Rufus Norris' Macbeth to tour to 18 venues across the UK and Ireland from autumn 2018. War Horse returns to the National Theatre marking the centenary of Armistice Day.

BWW Review: KNIVES IN HENS, Donmar Warehouse Photo BWW Review: KNIVES IN HENS, Donmar Warehouse
by Rona Kelly - Aug 24, 2017

'I must look close enough to discover what it is'. Uttered by one of the characters in Knives in Hens, the same could be said of the play itself. Obscuring and drawn out at points, an impressive cast and some illuminating lighting shine through, rediscovering this classic in the Donmar Warehouse's revival.

Photo Flash: First Look at KNIVES IN HENS at the Donmar Warehouse Photo Photo Flash: First Look at KNIVES IN HENS at the Donmar Warehouse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2017

David Harrower's haunting and poetic thriller established him as one of the UK's leading contemporary playwrights. Knives in Hens opens tonight 22 August 2017 at the Donmar Warehouse, and BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

KNIVES IN HENS Starts Tonight at the Donmar Warehouse Photo KNIVES IN HENS Starts Tonight at the Donmar Warehouse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2017

Knives in Hens begins previews at the Donmar Warehouse tonight 17 August. Scroll down for a sneak peek at the company in rehearsal!

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