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Bio:
Samuel Blenkin is an actor who portrays Scorpius Malfoy in the original West End production of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, having assumed the role on 24 May 2017. Blenkin attended Guildhall School of Music and Drama until graduating in 2017. He is also part of the National Youth Theatre. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Samuel Blenkin is an actor who portrays Scorpius Malfoy in the original West End production of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, having assumed the role on 24 May 2017. Blenkin attended Guildhall School of Music and Drama until graduating in 2017. He is also part of the National Youth Theatre. (read complete bio)
Bridge Theatre Cancels Performances of BACH & SONS Due to COVID Scare Within Team Photo Bridge Theatre Cancels Performances of BACH & SONS Due to COVID Scare Within Team
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 12, 2021

The Bridge Theatre has just announced that it will postpone upcoming performances of Back & Sons due to a COVID scare within its team.

THE BOOK OF DUST - LA BELLE SAUVAGE Will Be Performed at The Bridge Beginning in Dece Photo THE BOOK OF DUST - LA BELLE SAUVAGE Will Be Performed at The Bridge Beginning in December
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2021

Two young people and their dæmons, with everything at stake, find themselves at the centre of a terrifying manhunt. In their care is a tiny child called Lyra Belacqua, and in that child lies the fate of the future. And as the waters rise around them, powerful adversaries conspire for mastery of Dust: salvation to some, the source of infinite corruption to others.

BWW Review: BACH & SONS, Bridge Theatre Photo BWW Review: BACH & SONS, Bridge Theatre
by Bella Bevan - Jul 1, 2021

Nina Raine's new play Bach & Sons has opened at the Bridge Theatre to socially distanced audiences. The lavish production is directed by Nicholas Hytner with an experienced cast of actors led by Simon Russell Beale, a frequent collaborator of Hytner, as Johann Sebastian Bach, who fathered 20 children over the years.

Photo Flash: Get a First Look at the World Premiere of BACH & SONS at the Bridge Thea Photo Photo Flash: Get a First Look at the World Premiere of BACH & SONS at the Bridge Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 25, 2021

Directed by Nicholas Hytner, performances of Bach & Sons continue until 11 September 2021 with opening night on 28 June 2021. The associate director is James Cousins, with set designs by Vicki Mortimer, costumes designed by Khadija Raza, lighting by Jon Clark, sound by Gareth Fry and music supervised by George Fenton. 

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For BACH & SONS at the Bridge Theatre Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For BACH & SONS at the Bridge Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 25, 2021

Johann Sebastian Bach, irascible and turbulent, writes music of sensuous delight for his aristocratic patrons, and gives voice to his deep religious faith in music for the church.  He’s touchy, he’s fabulously rude, he has high standards (he stabs a bassoonist for playing badly) and he’s constantly in trouble with his employers. 

Casting Update For BACH & SONS at The Bridge Photo Casting Update For BACH & SONS at The Bridge
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2021

Joining Simon Russell Beale who will play Johann Sebastian Bach in the world premiere of Nina Raine's Bach & Sons are Samuel Blenkin as Carl, Pandora Colin as Maria Barbara, Ruth Lass as Katharina, Douggie McMeekin as Wilhelm, Racheal Ofori as Anna Magdalena and Pravessh Rana as Frederick the Great.

BWW Review: THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE, National Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE, National Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Dec 12, 2019

The Ocean at the End of the Lane offers a spectacular theatrical experience, but may leave some viewers cold with its whimsy and unwillingness to explore human relationships in depth.

Photo Flash: First Look at THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE at the Dorfman Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE at the Dorfman Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Dec 9, 2019

THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE by Neil Gaiman, bestselling author of American Gods, Coraline, Stardust and the Sandman series, will play in the Dorfman over Christmas.

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE at the National Th Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE at the National Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2019

THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE by Neil Gaiman, bestselling author of American Gods, Coraline, Stardust and the Sandman series, will play in the Dorfman over Christmas.

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 Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2019

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

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 Stephi Wild - Sep 13, 2019

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

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 Stephi Wild - Jun 13, 2019

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

Final Week To Vote In The 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards Photo Final Week To Vote In The 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards
by Marianka Swain - Dec 4, 2017

The 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards honour the best productions from the past year around the country and the best long-running West End shows. Voting is open until midnight on Friday, 8 December, with the winners announced soon afterwards.

Current Standings For The 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; Voting Closes Soon! Photo Current Standings For The 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; Voting Closes Soon!
by Marianka Swain - Nov 28, 2017

The 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards honour the best productions from the past year around the country and the best long-running West End shows. Voting is open until Friday, 8 December - just over a week away - with the winners announced soon afterwards.

Updated Standings In The 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; Cast Your Vote! Photo Updated Standings In The 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; Cast Your Vote!
by Marianka Swain - Nov 15, 2017

See the updated standings in the 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards, and cast your vote

See Current Standings In The 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; Cast Your Vote! Photo See Current Standings In The 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; Cast Your Vote!
by Marianka Swain - Nov 8, 2017

See Current Standings In The 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; Cast Your Vote!

Rachel Tucker, CURSED CHILD, and More Win Big at West End Wilma Awards Photo Rachel Tucker, CURSED CHILD, and More Win Big at West End Wilma Awards
by Julie Musbach - Nov 4, 2017

Yesterday, Friday 3 November 2017, the fourth annual West End Wilma Awards (this year in association with Free@Last TV Ltd), took place at London's Delfont Room in the Prince Of Wales Theatre.

See Current Standings In The 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; Cast Your Vote! Photo See Current Standings In The 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; Cast Your Vote!
by Marianka Swain - Nov 2, 2017

See Current Standings In The 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; Cast Your Vote!

Shortlist Announced For The 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; Voting Now Open! Photo Shortlist Announced For The 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards; Voting Now Open!
by Marianka Swain - Oct 5, 2017

Today, the shortlist is announced for the 2017 BroadwayWorld UK Awards, celebrating the best long-running West End productions and best new productions from around the country. CLICK HERE TO VOTE!

PHOTOS: First Look At The New Cast Of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD
by Marianka Swain - May 22, 2017

Ahead of the new cast's first performance at London's Palace Theatre on Wednesday (24 May 2017), the Producers of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child release a first-look set of portraits by Charlie Gray.  

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