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Riverside Studios Announce Uproot Productions As Resident Company Photo Riverside Studios Announce Uproot Productions As Resident Company
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2021

Riverside Studios today announce Uproot Productions, founded and led by Abigail Sewell and Steven Kavuma, as their first Resident Company. Uproot Productions is a socially driven cross-arts production company that supports Black artists in developing experimental and political stories that represent the breadth of their lived experiences.

WEST END ACOUSTIC and Agatha Christie Staged Readings Announced As Part Of Riverside  Photo WEST END ACOUSTIC and Agatha Christie Staged Readings Announced As Part Of Riverside Studios Christmas Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2020

Riverside Studios today announces further programming for its inaugural Christmas season in association with New Frame Productions, including an evening of unplugged performance with West End Acoustic featuring SIX's Maiya Quansah-Breed and Renée Lamb, Wicked's Nicholas McLean, Jesus Christ Superstar's Tyrone Huntley and Dear Evan Hansen's Oliver Award-winning Sam Tutty.

Riverside Studios Announces 2020 Christmas Season Photo Riverside Studios Announces 2020 Christmas Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2020

Interim Creative Director, Rachel Tackley today announces Riverside Studios' 2020 Christmas season. Highlights include award-winning actor and comedian Eddie Izzard's solo show; a preview of Great Expectations by Charles Dickens. The full programme commences on 2 December and runs until 24 December.

Riverside Studios Announces Family Production of DEAR SANTA LIVE Photo Riverside Studios Announces Family Production of DEAR SANTA LIVE
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2020

Riverside Studios today announced the first production of their 2020 Christmas season, scheduled to begin following the November lockdown. Norwell Lapley Productions' stage adaptation of Rod Campbell's family-favourite and much-loved picture book, Dear Santa Live, directed by Tim Wallers runs from 2 December until 24 December.

Riverside Studios Receives Grant of £850,000 Photo Riverside Studios Receives Grant of £850,000
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2020

Riverside Studios has announced that it has been awarded a grant of £850,000 towards its operations as part of Government's Culture Recovery Fund.

Riverside Studios Announces Appointment Of Community Arts Partnership Scheme Photo Riverside Studios Announces Appointment Of Community Arts Partnership Scheme
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2020

Today, Riverside Studios announces their community Associates Programme, a partnership scheme which will provide exclusive opportunities for individuals, organisations and charities to develop creative, collaborative relationships with the iconic community arts venue.

Riverside Studios Announces Special Screenings For Black History Month Season Photo Riverside Studios Announces Special Screenings For Black History Month Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2020

Riverside Studios today announces a programme of film screenings marking Black History Month. The venue will screen a selection of dramas and documentaries across October, exploring and interrogating different aspects of the Black experience, both in the UK and the US.

Riverside Studios Announces Return To The Building For The Dive In Programme Photo Riverside Studios Announces Return To The Building For The Dive In Programme
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2020

Riverside Studios today announces that their vibrant community programme Dive In will return to the building following its move online during lockdown. As part of the Dive In Membership, residents across the borough of Hammersmith and Fulham can enjoy free or heavily discounted yoga classes, storytelling sessions for pre-school and primary age children, film clubs and dance sessions aimed at encouraging creativity and well-being in the area for all ages.

Guest Blog: Hugh Wooldridge On RIVERSIDE READS Photo Guest Blog: Hugh Wooldridge On RIVERSIDE READS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2020

Just over five weeks ago, I offered the Riverside Studios Interim Creative Director, Rachel Tackley, a series of new play readings at Riverside Studios. Now, we're streaming them live around the world.

RIVERSIDE READS Begins September 1 Photo RIVERSIDE READS Begins September 1
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2020

A season of new plays and musicals are to get their world première as part of 'Riverside Reads', a series of read-through events at the famed Riverside Studios in London on the first Tuesday of every month that will also be streamed live online to a global audience.

Riverside Studios Hosts Brand New Film and Theatre, Plus Bar and Kitchen Relaunches Photo Riverside Studios Hosts Brand New Film and Theatre, Plus Bar and Kitchen Relaunches
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2020

Riverside Studios is now fully open to the public, announcing a brand new film and theatre programme for the first time since the building closed in March. From 26 August, Riverside will screen Christopher Nolan's hotly anticipated sci-fi epic film Tenet. The film is breaking new ground, being one of the first major new releases since lockdown, and in a first, will open in territories outside the US.

Riverside Studios Announces 'Riverside Reads' Photo Riverside Studios Announces 'Riverside Reads'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2020

A season of new plays and musicals are to get their world première as part of 'Riverside Reads', a series of read-through events at Riverside Studios on the first Tuesday of every month that will also be streamed live online to a global audience.

Riverside Studios' Doors Have Re-Opened Photo Riverside Studios' Doors Have Re-Opened
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2020

After 4 months of Covid-19 related lockdown, the cinemas at Riverside Studios become one of the first in London to reopen today with a programme of family favourites, classic titles and award-winning films.

The Children's Theatre Partnership Announces Support Of Arts Council England Photo The Children's Theatre Partnership Announces Support Of Arts Council England
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2019

The Children's Theatre Partnership (CTP) has announced the support of Arts Council England (ACE) over a three-year period from 2020 to 2022 to continue producing exciting new productions especially created for young and diverse audiences throughout the UK.

CAROLINE, OR CHANGE Extends Plus £5 Tickets for Youth Photo CAROLINE, OR CHANGE Extends Plus £5 Tickets for Youth
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2018

It is announced today that the highly anticipated West End production Caroline, Or Change will extend its booking period due to popular demand and will now run in the West End at the Playhouse Theatre from 20 November 2018 to 6 April 2019. Chichester Festival Theatre's critically acclaimed production also enjoyed a sell-out engagement at Hampstead Theatre, and has been nominated today for Best Musical and Best Musical Performance for Sharon D. Clarke in this year's Evening Standard Awards.

Rachel Tackley To Step Down As Executive Director Of Chichester Festival Theatre Photo Rachel Tackley To Step Down As Executive Director Of Chichester Festival Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2018

Rachel Tackley today announced that she will step down as Executive Director of Chichester Festival Theatre at the end of the Festival season.

West End's KING LEAR Announces £5 Tickets For 16-25 Year Olds Photo West End's KING LEAR Announces £5 Tickets For 16-25 Year Olds
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2018

£5 tickets to King Lear will be made available as part of Chichester Festival Theatre's Prologue scheme for 16-25 year olds.

From Louisiana to London! CAROLINE, OR CHANGE Headed to London's West End Photo From Louisiana to London! CAROLINE, OR CHANGE Headed to London's West End
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2018

According to Baz Bamigboye of The Daily Mail an exciting new production of Tony Kushner and Jeanine Tesori's Caroline, Or Change is headed for a West End run, beginning November 16 at ATG's Playhouse Theatre, where it will play through April 21. Visit carolineorchange.co.uk for more information. 

Chichester Festival Theatre Announces Its 2018 Season Photo Chichester Festival Theatre Announces Its 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2018

Daniel Evans and Rachel Tackley said: 'We're enormously grateful for the warm welcome extended to us by our local community and those visiting from further afield during our first season, which welcomed Chichester's largest-ever Festival audience.

James Graham's Critically Acclaimed Play QUIZ Transfers To The West End Photo James Graham's Critically Acclaimed Play QUIZ Transfers To The West End
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2017

James Graham, theatre's golden boy, has hit the jack-pot again. Daily Telegraph William Village, Playful Productions and Chichester Festival Theatre present the Chichester Festival Theatre production of QUIZ By James Graham. Director: Daniel Evans; Designer: Robert Jones; Lighting Designer: Tim Lutkin; Music and Sound: Ben and Max Ringham; Video Designer: Tim Reid; Movement Director: Naomi Said; Casting Director: Charlotte Sutton CDG.

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