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Tickets Go On Sale For The Jamie Lloyd Company's THE SEAGULL Photo Tickets Go On Sale For The Jamie Lloyd Company's THE SEAGULL
by Stephi Wild - Jan 10, 2022

A young woman is desperate for fame and a way out. A young man is pining after the woman of his dreams. A successful writer longs for a sense of achievement. An actress wants to fight the changing of the times. In an isolated home in the countryside where dreams are in tatters, hopes dashed, hearts broken and there is nowhere left to turn, the only option is to turn on each other.

Orange Tree Theatre Announces Further Programming For The Recovery Season Photo Orange Tree Theatre Announces Further Programming For The Recovery Season
by Stephi Wild - Nov 26, 2021

With the return of Terence Rattigan's While The Sun Shines currently running at the Orange Tree Theatre, Artistic Director Paul Miller and Executive Director Hanna Streeter today announce further programming for The Recovery Season.

Young Vic Announces Spring 2022 Season, Including Transfer of Broadway Production of  Photo Young Vic Announces Spring 2022 Season, Including Transfer of Broadway Production of OKLAHOMA!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 24, 2021

Kwame Kwei-Armah, Young Vic Artistic Director, has announced upcoming work for Spring 2022. Learn more about the full upcoming lineup of events here!

Tickets Go On Sale Today For CYRANO DE BERGERAC in London And Glasgow Photo Tickets Go On Sale Today For CYRANO DE BERGERAC in London And Glasgow
by Stephi Wild - Nov 3, 2021

Tickets go on sale at 10am today for the London and Glasgow runs of The Jamie Lloyd Company's critically acclaimed, Olivier Award-winning production of Edmond Rostand's Cyrano de Bergerac, freely adapted by Martin Crimp, directed by Jamie Lloyd, and starring James McAvoy.

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 29, 2021

Jamie Lloyd's CYRANO DE BERGERAC, Led by James McAvoy, Will Arrive at BAM in April 20 Photo Jamie Lloyd's CYRANO DE BERGERAC, Led by James McAvoy, Will Arrive at BAM in April 2022
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 29, 2021

The Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) has just announced new dates for Jamie Lloyd's bold, Olivier-winning revival of Cyrano de Bergerac-written by Edmond Rostand and freely adapted by Martin Crimp-at the BAM Harvey Theater from Apr 5-May 22. It was originally scheduled for spring 2020 after a sold-out run at The Playhouse Theater. This production's 2022 engagements also include dates at London's Harold Pinter Theatre from February 3-March 12, and the Theatre Royal Glasgow from March 18-26.

Son Of Semele Leaves Home Of 18 Years Photo Son Of Semele Leaves Home Of 18 Years
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 16, 2021

Award-winning theatre company Son of Semele Ensemble is announcing its departure from their Silver Lake home of 18 years. Led by Founding Artistic Director Matthew McCray since 2000, the company has been in residence at 3301 Beverly Boulevard in a black box theatre they created in 2003. 

ETT and Soho Theatre in Association With HOME Announce OPEN MIC By Rob Drummond Photo ETT and Soho Theatre in Association With HOME Announce OPEN MIC By Rob Drummond
by Stephi Wild - Mar 11, 2021

ETT (English Touring Theatre) and Soho Theatre, in association with HOME, today announce Open Mic, a new interactive show by Rob Drummond. Streamed live via TicketCo from the Cabaret Space at Soho Theatre, 1 – 3 April 2021.

VIDEO: Keira Knightley Reflects on 15 Years of PRIDE & PREJUDICE on GOOD MORNING AMER Photo VIDEO: Keira Knightley Reflects on 15 Years of PRIDE & PREJUDICE on GOOD MORNING AMERICA
by Stage Tube - Sep 16, 2020

The “Atonement” and “Pirates of the Caribbean” actress takes on beauty pageants in the new dramedy, “Misbehaviour.”

Keira Knightley Will Star in THE ESSEX SERPENT Photo Keira Knightley Will Star in THE ESSEX SERPENT
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 24, 2020

Deadline reports that Keira Knightley will star in an adaptation of 'The Essex Serpent' on Apple TV+. The actress also serves as executive producer on the project.

London Productions of THE SEAGULL Starring Emilia Clarke and A DOLL'S HOUSE Starring  Photo London Productions of THE SEAGULL Starring Emilia Clarke and A DOLL'S HOUSE Starring Jessica Chastain are Postponed
by Stephi Wild - May 28, 2020

The Jamie Lloyd Company has announced that, due to the ongoing impact of the pandemic, Anya Reiss' adaptation of Anton Chekhov's The Seagull and Henrik Ibsen's A Doll's House, in a version by Frank McGuinness are both now postponed.

Quintessence Theatre Group Announces 11th Season Photo Quintessence Theatre Group Announces 11th Season
by A.A. Cristi - May 27, 2020

Quintessence Theatre Group, Philadelphia's classic repertory theatre, announces its Fate vs. Free Will season. This award-winning company is celebrated for its language and actor driven epic classical theatre and will resume live performance in 2020 with a season of theatrical masterpieces.

BWW Feature: Favourite Olivier Awards Memories and Our 2020 Winners Photo BWW Feature: Favourite Olivier Awards Memories and Our 2020 Winners
by Marianka Swain - Apr 2, 2020

Sadly, the 2020 Olivier Awards won't be going ahead as planned due to the coronavirus shutdown, although ITV will broadcast a highlights show. So, BroadwayWorld reviewers have been thinking back to some of our favourite Oliviers winners, nominees and performances from past years - plus some of the incredible nominees from this year who we would have loved to see honoured.

James McAvoy-Led CYRANO DE BERGERAC Comes To BAM This Spring Photo James McAvoy-Led CYRANO DE BERGERAC Comes To BAM This Spring
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 3, 2020

The Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) will present director Jamie Lloyd's bold revival of Edmond Rostand's Cyrano de Bergeraca?"in a new version by Martin Crimpa?"at the BAM Harvey Theater from May 8a?"31.

Global Roundup 2/28 - FLY in LA, PRINCE OF EGYPT in the UK and More! Photo Global Roundup 2/28 - FLY in LA, PRINCE OF EGYPT in the UK and More!
by BWW Special - Feb 28, 2020

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature FLY in LA, PRINCE OF EGYPT in the UK and More!

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For THE SEAGULL at the Playhouse Theatre Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For THE SEAGULL at the Playhouse Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Feb 24, 2020

The Jamie Lloyd Company presents Anya Reiss' adaptation of Anton Chekhov's The Seagull. The cast is led by Emilia Clarke (Nina) with Danny Ashok (Medvedenko), Robert Glenister (Sorin), Tom Rhys Harries (Trigorin), Daniel Monks (Konstantin), Tamzin Outhwaite (Polina), Patrick Robinson (Dorn), Seun Shote (Shamrayev), Indira Varma (Arkadina), and Sophie Wu (Masha). The production opens at Playhouse Theatre on 19 March, with previews from 11 March, and runs until 30 May.

BWW Review: CYRANO DE BERGERAC, NT Live Photo BWW Review: CYRANO DE BERGERAC, NT Live
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Feb 21, 2020

Martin Crimp's blisteringly raw version of Cyrano de Bergerac has been a great success so far during its run at The Playhouse Theatre in London's West End. After screening over 80 theatre productions in the last ten years, NT Live are now screening this theatrical masterpiece all over the world.

Full Cast Announced For THE SEAGULL At Playhouse Theatre Photo Full Cast Announced For THE SEAGULL At Playhouse Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Feb 6, 2020

The Jamie Lloyd Company today announces the full cast for Anya Reiss' adaptation of Anton Chekhov's The Seagull. Joining the previously announced Emilia Clarke (Nina) to complete the cast are Danny Ashok (Medvedenko), Robert Glenister (Sorin), Tom Rhys Harries (Trigorin), Daniel Monks (Konstantin), Tamzin Outhwaite (Polina), Patrick Robinson (Dorn), Seun Shote (Shamrayev), Indira Varma (Arkadina), and Sophie Wu (Masha). The production opens at Playhouse Theatre on 19 March, with previews from 11 March, and runs until 30 May.

The Jamie Lloyd Company Has Launched a New Development Programme Offering a First Ste Photo The Jamie Lloyd Company Has Launched a New Development Programme Offering a First Step Into the Industry
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 30, 2020

The Jamie Lloyd Company and Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG) today launch Jamie Lloyd Company: Emerge, a talent development programme to break down barriers for those seeking creative roles and offer a first step into the industry.

Public Booking Opens Tomorrow For  A DOLL'S HOUSE Starring Jessica Chastain Photo Public Booking Opens Tomorrow For A DOLL'S HOUSE Starring Jessica Chastain
by Stephi Wild - Jan 27, 2020

Public booking opens tomorrow, Tuesday 28 January at 10am via the ATG Tickets website for The Jamie Lloyd Company's production of Henrik Ibsen's A Doll's House, in a version by Frank McGuinness, and starring two-time Academy Award nominee and Golden Globe Award-winner Jessica Chastain. The Jamie Lloyd Company is the successful partnership between Ambassador Theatre Group, the UK's leading theatre company, and artistic director Jamie Lloyd.

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