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Mitch And Murray Productions Present Canadian Premiere Of SNOWFLAKE Photo Mitch And Murray Productions Present Canadian Premiere Of SNOWFLAKE
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 4, 2021

Mitch and Murray Productions, in association with Redgate Revue Stage, presents the Canadian premiere of SNOWFLAKE from Friday, December 10 to Thursday, December 23 on Granville Island at the Redgate Revue Stage.

Taron Egerton and Jonathan Bailey to Lead Marianne Elliott-Directed Play Photo Taron Egerton and Jonathan Bailey to Lead Marianne Elliott-Directed Play
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 23, 2021

Academy Award-nominee Taryn Edgerton will join Bridgerton star Jonathan Bailey in Mike Bartlett's play Cock this spring on the West End. 

The Old Fire Station Announces The World Première Of Mike Bartlett's  MRS DELGADO Photo The Old Fire Station Announces The World Première Of Mike Bartlett's MRS DELGADO
by Stephi Wild - Sep 20, 2021

The Old Fire Station, a pioneering partnership between a professional arts centre and homeless charity Crisis, today announces the world première of Mike Bartlett's Mrs Delgado, the company's fifth original Christmas production.

Lyric Hammersmith Theatre Announces 2022 Season Photo Lyric Hammersmith Theatre Announces 2022 Season
by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2021

Combining re-lensed classics and cutting-edge contemporary work, the Lyric 2022 season presents exceptional plays examining power, love and loyalty, looking deeper into the themes that permeate today's society.

Oldcastle Theatre Company to Present THE TURN OF THE SCREW By Jeffrey Hatcher Photo Oldcastle Theatre Company to Present THE TURN OF THE SCREW By Jeffrey Hatcher
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2021

Opening September 3 at Bennington Performing Arts Center is Oldcastle Theatre Company's final production of the season, THE TURN OF THE SCREW by Jeffrey Hatcher, from a story by Henry James.

BWW Review: THREE WAY, The Lion & Unicorn Theatre Photo BWW Review: THREE WAY, The Lion & Unicorn Theatre
by Cindy Marcolina - Aug 25, 2021

There are plenty of gay plays, some very successful and other less-so, that carefully depict life as a homosexual male. There aren’t too many that deal with being a bisexual man, with Mike Bartlett’s Cock perhaps being the most famous one. Somehow, someone’s sexual and romantic attraction for multiple genders is always a bit left behind, like in the real world. When we talk about queer issues, bisexual stigma is very present even inside our own community. From their alleged promiscuity to never-being-gay-enough, bi people have their own set of paranoias that can make a very good play.

Deafinitely Theatre Announces Mike Bartlett As Their Writers' Panel Guest Speaker Photo Deafinitely Theatre Announces Mike Bartlett As Their Writers' Panel Guest Speaker
by Stephi Wild - Jul 12, 2021

Bartlett will be joined by three deaf and hard of hearing artists - host Charlie Swinbourne and writers Sahera Khan and Nadia Nadarajah.

BWW Review: THE CATASTROPHIST at City Theatre Blurs Genres and Experiments with Perce Photo BWW Review: THE CATASTROPHIST at City Theatre Blurs Genres and Experiments with Perception
by Greg Kerestan - Apr 7, 2021

Part play, part TED Talk, and part experimental film, Lauren M. Gunderson blends biography, science and fiction into a heady brew.

BWW Review:  Studio Theatre's COCK is a Raw, Raunchy Rant on Choice, Need and Identit Photo BWW Review: Studio Theatre's COCK is a Raw, Raunchy Rant on Choice, Need and Identity
by Lora Strum - Mar 26, 2021

It's crass and callous, heart-breaking and hilarious as it examines the nomansland where choice and identity collide.

Emily Mclaughlin Appointed Head Of Development At Fictionhouse Photo Emily Mclaughlin Appointed Head Of Development At Fictionhouse
by Stephi Wild - Mar 19, 2021

Fictionhouse has announced the appointment of Emily McLaughlin as Head of Development.

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 ‚Äď 3 April 2021.

Cast Announced For Studio Theatre's First Streaming Production, COCK Photo Cast Announced For Studio Theatre's First Streaming Production, COCK
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 16, 2021

Studio Theatre returns after a yearlong hiatus from producing theatre with the first production in its 2020-2021 subscription season, Mike Bartlett's 'sizzling seriocomedy' Cock, directed by Artistic Director David Muse.

Hampstead Theatre Announces New Playwriting Programme And New Youth Project For Camde Photo Hampstead Theatre Announces New Playwriting Programme And New Youth Project For Camden Teens
by Stephi Wild - Feb 5, 2021

Hampstead Theatre has announced a new playwriting programme, for which participants will be paid, led by the multi-award-winning TV and theatre writer, Mike Bartlett (BBC Doctor Foster, BBC Life, King Charles III), and IGNITE a new, free youth project for 13-17year olds living in Camden. 

BWW Review: WILD at Quantum Theatre May  Be Dated, But It's Not Outdated Photo BWW Review: WILD at Quantum Theatre May Be Dated, But It's Not Outdated
by Greg Kerestan - Dec 3, 2020

Sure, this espionage thriller may be treading old ground, but that's just because nothing has changed.

PROUD REVENGEFUL AMBITIOUS With Vella Lovell, the Reunion of C*CK & More Available to Photo PROUD REVENGEFUL AMBITIOUS With Vella Lovell, the Reunion of C*CK & More Available to Stream in December
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 30, 2020

Play-PerView has announced programming and casting for upcoming events through December 19th and concludes its 2020 season of online productions. On Saturday December 12th at 7:00pm EST, Play-PerView will live stream Cock by Mike Bartlett (King Charles III).

Broadway Rewind: The Royal Family Comes to Broadway in KING CHARLES III Photo Broadway Rewind: The Royal Family Comes to Broadway in KING CHARLES III
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 22, 2020

Today we rewind to 2015, when King Charles III arrived on Broadway at the Music Box Theatre, where it ran for 103 performances. Directed by Rupert Goold, the Mike Bartlett play was led by Tim Pigott-Smith, with Oliver Chris, Richard Goulding, Adam James, Margot Leicester and more. 

Watford Palace Theatre Announce Freelancers Season Photo Watford Palace Theatre Announce Freelancers Season
by Stephi Wild - Nov 6, 2020

In October Watford Palace Theatre announced they had successfully received support from the Culture Recovery Fund. This will enable the venue to re-open their doors to the local community safely and start to bring their cultural offering back to the centre of Watford. After careful consideration and consultation, the venue has devised the Three Counties Freelancers Season as an ideal opportunity to serve local audiences and support local artists at the same time.

English Touring Theatre Announces PHOENIX By Mike Bartlett As Part Of Signal Fires Photo English Touring Theatre Announces PHOENIX By Mike Bartlett As Part Of Signal Fires
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 5, 2020

ETT (English Touring Theatre) today announces Phoenix, an audio drama written by Mike Bartlett and read by Bertie Carvel, Olivier Award winners, who previously collaborated on the BBC's Doctor Foster.

Almeida Theatre Announces Socially Distanced Season of Three World Premieres for Chri Photo Almeida Theatre Announces Socially Distanced Season of Three World Premieres for Christmas 2020 and Into 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 30, 2020

Almeida Theatre has announced a socially distanced season of three world premieres for Christmas 2020 and into 2021.

BWW Review: THE WRITER'S TOOLKIT by Paul Kalburgi, Nick Hern Books Photo BWW Review: THE WRITER'S TOOLKIT by Paul Kalburgi, Nick Hern Books
by Cindy Marcolina - Oct 12, 2020

Practical guides for writers come a dime a dozen these days, but writer and producer Paul Kalburgi approaches the subject from a different path. As he taps into meditation and the ever-occurring battle with procrastination, he paints an honest and down-to-earth picture of the craft of scriptwriting and building a solid story.

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