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EMILIA Returns Online In Time For International Women's Day Photo EMILIA Returns Online In Time For International Women's Day
by Stephi Wild - Feb 9, 2021

Olivier Award-winning EMILIA returns online for the month of March in time for International Women's Day (8 March). WOW UK Festival 2021 (thewowfoundation.com) joins as a partner, hosting a workshop with writer Morgan Lloyd Malcolm and director Nicole Charles at 4pm on 6 March.

BWW Review: EMILIA, Online Photo BWW Review: EMILIA, Online
by Fiona Scott - Nov 11, 2020

Morgan Lloyd Malcolm penned the now three-time Olivier Award-winning play, Emilia, which tells her story. It premiered at Shakespeare’s Globe in 2018 under the direction of Nicole Charles. The production then transferred to the West End and played the Vaudeville Theatre in 2019. An archive recording of the West End run is currently available to stream on a pay-what-you-can basis until 24 November.

Manhattan Theatre Club Announces Programming for MTC VIRTUAL THEATRE Photo Manhattan Theatre Club Announces Programming for MTC VIRTUAL THEATRE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 19, 2020

Manhattan Theatre Club has announced programming for MTC Virtual Theatre, set to continue online through the end of 2020 and beyond. While physical stages remain dark across America, Manhattan Theatre Club invites audiences to gather virtually as a community and find connection and entertainment through a series of virtual theatrical experiences.

Theatre Royal Bath To Reopen This Autumn With The Welcome Back Season Of Plays Photo Theatre Royal Bath To Reopen This Autumn With The Welcome Back Season Of Plays
by Stephi Wild - Sep 4, 2020

Theatre Royal Bath has announced that the main house will be reopening this Autumn with a collection of three modern classics.

Rorschach Theatre Announces Original (Digital) Works Photo Rorschach Theatre Announces Original (Digital) Works
by Stephi Wild - May 29, 2020

This year's Magic in Rough Spaces New Play Lab (MIRS) is going virtual!

Full Casting Announced For UK Premiere Of Kate Attwell's TESTMATCH At The Ustinov Stu Photo Full Casting Announced For UK Premiere Of Kate Attwell's TESTMATCH At The Ustinov Studio
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2020

Theatre Royal Bath Productions and English Touring Theatre today announce full casting for the UK premiere of Testmatch, a fast-paced, study of sport, gender politics and the legacy of colonialism, by emerging playwright Kate Attwell which runs at Bath's Ustinov Studio from 2 April to 9 May 2020. Testmatch is directed by Nicole Charles (Emilia, The Merry Wives of Windsor) with an all-female cast starring Komal Amin, Subika Anwar-Khan, Bessie Carter, Sally Messham, Lotte Rice and Tripti Tripuraneni. The production includes Set and Costume Design by Camilla Clarke, Lighting Design by Jess Bernberg and Sound Design by Max Pappenheim.

English Touring Theatre Announce 2020 Programme Photo English Touring Theatre Announce 2020 Programme
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2020

This year begins with the UK première of Kate Attwell's Testmatch, a co-production with Theatre Royal Bath exploring power, history, colonialism, gender and sexuality a?" all through the lens of women's cricket. The creative team, today announced, includes Nicole Charles (Director), Camilla Clarke (Design), Jess Bernberg (Lighting Design), Max Pappenheim (Sound Design), Chris Whittaker (Movement Director), Amy Ball (Casting Director) and Aysha Kala (Assistant Director). Charles directs Komal Amin, Subika Anwar-Khan, Bessie Carter, Sally Messham, Lotte Rice and Tripti Tripuraneni.

National Theatre Announces New Work For 2020 " 2021; Including Kristin Scott Thomas Photo National Theatre Announces New Work For 2020 " 2021; Including Kristin Scott Thomas and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 19, 2020

The National Theatre today announces nine productions that will play on the South Bank in 2020-2021 alongside previously announced shows. These run alongside our international touring productions, three plays that will tour to multiple venues across the UK and a West End transfer. The NT also announces today that it will increase the quantity of low-price tickets on the South Bank by 25%, with 250,000 available across the year at £20 or less.

Chichester Festival Theatre Announces 2020 Season Photo Chichester Festival Theatre Announces 2020 Season
by Stephi Wild - Feb 13, 2020

Chichester Festival Theatre's Festival 2020 has today been unveiled by Artistic Director Daniel Evans and Executive Director Kathy Bourne.

Cast Announced For SING YER HEART OUT FOR THE LADS At The Chichester Spiegeltent Photo Cast Announced For SING YER HEART OUT FOR THE LADS At The Chichester Spiegeltent
by Julie Musbach - Aug 30, 2019

Roy Williams's SING YER HEART OUT OF THE LADS will be performed in a pop-up venue at Chichester Festival Theatre, the Spiegeltent, which will be transformed into a pub setting to create an immersive theatrical experience. Directed by Nicole Charles, the cast is: Harold Addo, Makir Ahmed, Dajay Brown, Alexander Cobb, Rob Compton, Kirsty J Curtis, Jennifer Daley, Martyn Ellis, Michael Hodgson, Jack James Ryan, Billy Kennedy, Sian Reese-Williams, Richard Riddell and Mark Springer.

Shakespeare's Globe Announces 2019/20 Sam Wanamaker Playhouse Season: She Wolves And  Photo Shakespeare's Globe Announces 2019/20 Sam Wanamaker Playhouse Season: She Wolves And Shrews
by Stephi Wild - Jul 12, 2019

Shakespeare's Globe has announced the 201920 Sam Wanamaker Playhouse Season. Centred around She Wolves and Shrews, the season is a celebration and interrogation of women, power, and the role of the feminine in shaping our past, present and future. The candlelit Sam Wanamaker Playhouse will play host to a world-premiere of Ella Hickson's new play Swive [Elizabeth], Shakespeare's Henry VI, Richard III, and The Taming of the Shrew, and Middleton's Women Beware Women. Sandi and Jenifer Toksvig have written a new family show dubbed, Christmas at the (Snow) Globe, and a series of candlelit ghost tales will include a new story from Jeanette Winterson. Other events running throughout the season include half-term storytelling festival, Half Term Tales at the Globe, with the new Children's Laureate Cressida Cowell, and a double bill of Virginia Woolf's A Room of One's Own and Three Guineas, marking the centenary year since the removal of the sex disqualification act. The Globe's flagship project for secondary and post-16 students, Playing Shakespeare with Deutsche Bank, reaches its 14th year with Macbeth.

Ai Weiwei's New Flag Launches A Week Of Activity For Human Rights Photo Ai Weiwei's New Flag Launches A Week Of Activity For Human Rights
by Julie Musbach - Jun 24, 2019

In a unique collaboration, a wide-ranging group of arts organisations and human rights charities commissioned Ai Weiwei to design a new flag in response to the real and present dangers of a world changing at break-neck speed and a community that has forgotten why human rights are so important, to offer hope and to educate generations to come about the absolute importance of universal human rights. Everyone across the country is invited to Fly The Flag for Human Rights between 24 and 30 June 2019 in events around the UK, with over 150 organisations involved.

BWW Review: EMILIA, Vaudeville Theatre Photo BWW Review: EMILIA, Vaudeville Theatre
by Marianka Swain - Mar 22, 2019

“We are only as powerful as the stories we tell.” So proclaims poet and activist Emilia Bassano, as she wrestles back her own story in Morgan Lloyd Malcolm's 2018 Globe hit – its raw, feminist, revolutionary power just as potent in this West End transfer.

Photo Flash: First Look at EMILIA at the Vaudeville Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at EMILIA at the Vaudeville Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 19, 2019

Emilia, written by Morgan Lloyd Malcolm and directed by Nicole Charles comes to the Vaudeville Theatre from 8 March - 15 June 2019, following its run at Shakespeare's Globe in 2018.

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with EMILIA at the Vaudeville Theatre Photo Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with EMILIA at the Vaudeville Theatre
by Julie Musbach - Feb 28, 2019

Following its sell-out run at Shakespeare's Globe, Morgan Lloyd Malcolm's exciting and entertaining new play Emilia, directed by Nicole Charles, bursts into the Vaudeville Theatre for a strictly limited season from 8 March - 15 June 2019.

Hugh Bonneville, Hadley Fraser & More Join Chichester Festival Theatre's Festival 201 Photo Hugh Bonneville, Hadley Fraser & More Join Chichester Festival Theatre's Festival 2019
by Stephi Wild - Feb 14, 2019

Chichester Festival Theatre's Festival 2019 has been announced today by Artistic Director Daniel Evans, offering the colourful variety of work for which Chichester is renowned. New for 2019 is The Spiegeltent, a unique venue for an eclectic range of events.

Hit Shakespeare's Globe Play EMILIA Optioned For A Movie Photo Hit Shakespeare's Globe Play EMILIA Optioned For A Movie
by Marianka Swain - Jan 25, 2019

Morgan Lloyd Malcolm's play EMILIA had a hit run at Shakespeare's Globe in summer 2018, and is transferring to the West End in March. Might it also be heading to the big screen?

Full Casting Announced For EMILIA at the Vaudeville Theatre Photo Full Casting Announced For EMILIA at the Vaudeville Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jan 14, 2019

Casting is today announced for Emilia, written by Morgan Lloyd Malcolm and directed by Nicole Charles at the Vaudeville Theatre from 8 March - 15 June 2019, following its run at Shakespeare's Globe in 2018.

Shakespeare's Globe Announces Summer Season 2019 Photo Shakespeare's Globe Announces Summer Season 2019
by Stephi Wild - Jan 9, 2019

Shakespeare's Globe is delighted to announce the Summer Season 2019. Celebrating and interrogating our 'sceptred isle' through Shakespeare's history plays, a year-long journey begins with Richard II, opening 22 February in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse, continuing into the Globe Theatre this summer with Henry IV Parts 1 and 2, and Henry V. The season also includes A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Merry Wives of Windsor, Ben Jonson's Bartholomew Fair, and the return of 2018's As You Like It. Robin Hood tales will form the core of the Read Not Dead series this year, and festivals throughout the summer include Women & Power and Poland is Hamlet. This year's Playing Shakespeare with Deutsche Bank production will be Romeo and Juliet, opening on 28 February, with 20,000 free tickets available to state secondary schools. The Shakespeare's Globe Touring Ensemble will once again present a trio of plays for the audience to choose from: The Comedy of Errors, Pericles, and Twelfth Night.

EMILIA Will Transfer to the West End Photo EMILIA Will Transfer to the West End
by Stephi Wild - Dec 11, 2018

Following its sell-out run at Shakespeare's Globe, Morgan Lloyd Malcolm's exciting and entertaining new play Emilia, directed by Nicole Charles, bursts into the Vaudeville Theatre for a strictly limited season from 8 March - 15 June 2019.

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