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Bio:
Training: Sandra studied theatre at the Universities of Wisconsin and Boston and came to London in 1969. She was ‚Äėdiscovered‚Äô at the telephone switchboard of an advertising company by the then producer Julia Lisney, who cast her as a Gangster‚Äôs Moll in an ad for Birds Eye Beef Burgers. The ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Training: Sandra studied theatre at the Universities of Wisconsin and Boston and came to London in 1969. She was ‚Äėdiscovered‚Äô at the telephone switchboard of an advertising company by the then producer Julia Lisney, who cast her as a Gangster‚Äôs Moll in an ad for Birds Eye Beef Burgers. The ... (read complete bio)
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 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.

Full Cast Announced for THE WEDDING SINGER Starring Kevin Clifton Photo Full Cast Announced for THE WEDDING SINGER Starring Kevin Clifton
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2020

DLAP Entertainment has announced the full cast for 'THE WEDDING SINGER' starring Kevin Clifton which will play a strictly limited season at the newly opened Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre from Thursday 30 January until Sunday 1 March 2020.

I LOVED LUCY Comes to Helsinki Hudson Photo I LOVED LUCY Comes to Helsinki Hudson
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2019

'I Loved Lucy,' a theatrical memoir adapted for the stage by Lee Tannen, author of the book of the same title, gets a one-night-only staging at Club Helsinki Hudson on Saturday, August 24, at 8:30pm. The two-character play, celebrating show-biz icon Lucille Ball, stars Sandra Dickinson in the title role. Tannen will play himself.

BWW Feature: THE GARDEN STATE LOVES LUCY! Photo BWW Feature: THE GARDEN STATE LOVES LUCY!
by Michael T. Mooney - Feb 24, 2019

Had Lucy's family stayed in Trenton, history might have been very different, but the Garden State stayed peripherally involved the Queen of Comedy's life and work.

Brief 6/18: PASS OVER Opens, The Cast of BANDSTAND Reunites, and More! Photo Brief 6/18: PASS OVER Opens, The Cast of BANDSTAND Reunites, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 18, 2018

Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: Pass Over officially opens tonight, the cast of Bandstand reunited ahead of the show's film release, and more!

BWW Interview: Sandra Dickinson Talks THE UNBUILT CITY Photo BWW Interview: Sandra Dickinson Talks THE UNBUILT CITY
by Nicole Ackman - Jun 17, 2018

Sandra Dickinson has had a long and diverse career, spanning stage and screen. An American who has lived in the UK for over four decades, she was recently seen in Steven Spielberg's Ready Player One and as Lucille Ball in I Loved Lucy at the Arts Theatre. She is currently starring opposite Jonathan Chambers in the European premiere of The Unbuilt City at the King's Head Theatre.

BWW Review: THE UNBUILT CITY, King's Head Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE UNBUILT CITY, King's Head Theatre
by Cindy Marcolina - Jun 9, 2018

Jonah (Jonathan Chambers) has been sent on a mission to convince wealthy Claudia (Sandra Dickinson) to sell her huge art collection to a university archive. The exuberant socialite has turned into a recluse and the young man might be the key to find out what her collection actually contains. King's Head Theatre sees the European debut of The Unbuilt City, written by Keith Bunin and directed by Glen Walford, it's regrettably boring.

Photo Flash: THE UNBUILT CITY Opens Tonight Photo Photo Flash: THE UNBUILT CITY Opens Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2018

On a cold afternoon in February, Jonah knocks on the door of a townhouse in Brooklyn Heights. He's come to ask Claudia to sell her famously secret collection to a university archive. But in order to do that, he'll have to persuade her to reveal her own enigmatic past, and to illuminate a series of mysteries about the nature of love, legacy and the untold history of New York City. 

Sandra Dickinson And Jonathan Chambers To Star In The European Premiere Of THE UNBUIL Photo Sandra Dickinson And Jonathan Chambers To Star In The European Premiere Of THE UNBUILT CITY
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2018

On a cold afternoon in February, Jonah knocks on the door of a townhouse in Brooklyn Heights. He's come to ask Claudia to sell her famously secret collection to a university archive. But in order to do that, he'll have to persuade her to reveal her own enigmatic past, and to illuminate a series of mysteries about the nature of love, legacy and the untold history of New York City.

BWW Review: I LOVED LUCY, Arts Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Jul 25, 2017

I Loved Lucy returns to the West End with a change in tone, but retaining its charm and its pathos with another incandescent star performance from Sandra Dickinson.

Photo Flash: First Look at I LOVED LUCY at Arts Theatre London
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2017

Showered with rave reviews and following two sold-out London runs in 2016, Lee Tannen's incredibly personal, funny, bitter-sweet play 'I Loved Lucy', directed by Anthony Biggs, about Lee's 10-year relationship with TV comedy legend Lucille Ball is to transfer to London's Arts Theatre for a strictly limited 7-week season from Wednesday 19 July.

Photo Flash: in Rehearsals for I LOVED LUCY at London's Arts Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2017

So, exactly how much fun are 'I Loved Lucy' stars Sandra Dickinson & Matthew Scott having in rehearsals?

I LOVED LUCY to Transfer to London's Arts Theatre for 7 Weeks
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2017

Showered with rave reviews and following two sold-out runs in 2016, Lee Tannen's incredibly personal, funny, bitter-sweet play "I Loved Lucy" about his 10-year relationship with TV comedy legend Lucille Ball is to transfer to London's Arts Theatre for a strictly limited 7-week season from Wednesday 19 July.

Photo Flash: Ray Cooney Farce OUT OF ORDER Comes To Opera House, Manchester
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2017

Ray Cooney celebrates his 85th birthday and 70 years in showbiz in 2017, and to mark these momentous milestones he is working with producer Tom O'Connell on a brand new season of his classic comedies - including an updated production of his Olivier award-winning Westminster comedy Out of Order.

Ray Cooney to Bring OUT OF ORDER to The Marlowe Theatre This Month
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

Master of Farce Ray Cooney brings his latest show to The Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury, later this month.

Ray Cooney's OUT OF ORDER to Tour the UK in 2017
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2017

Out of Order, the Olivier Award-winning comedy returns to the stage in a gleeful new production directed by playwright Ray Cooney, ('THE MASTER OF FARCE' - The Telegraph), who is celebrating seventy years in the industry.

Ray Cooney to Celebrate 70 Years in Showbiz with OUT OF ORDER UK Tour
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2017

Ray Cooney is celebrating both his 85th birthday and 70 years in showbiz in 2017.

2016 Year in Review: Gary Naylor's Best and Worst of Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Dec 19, 2016

Gary Naylor looks back on 148 shows reviewed in 2016 and picks his Christmas turkeys and Christmas crackers.

Arthur Bostrom Joins OUT OF ORDER UK Tour in Glasgow Next Spring
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2016

Full casting has been announced for Out of Order, the Olivier Award-winning comedy returning to the stage in 2017 a gleeful new production directed by playwright Ray Cooney, ('THE MASTER OF FARCE' - The Telegraph), who is celebrating seventy years in the industry. The production will arrive at Theatre Royal in Glasgow on Monday 17 April until Saturday 22 April 2017.

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