BWW Review: CURTAINS, Rose TheatreBWW Review: CURTAINS, Rose Theatre
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Mar 1, 2018

It is Ida's 86th birthday, but it's a milestone she would rather have not reached. Her family wants to gather and celebrate, but she would rather be removed from her small world of pain and confusion. She sits in the midst of the manufactured joviality of family members who feel both guilt of their own past absences and annoyance at the need to be at her party at all. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Rose Theatre Kingston's CURTAINSPhoto Flash: First Look at Rose Theatre Kingston's CURTAINS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2018

As part of their 10th anniversary season Rose Theatre Kingston presents Stephen Bill's award-winning play Curtains. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Rose Theatre Kingston's CURTAINSPhoto Flash: In Rehearsal with Rose Theatre Kingston's CURTAINS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2018

Ida's family is throwing her a birthday tea for her eighty-sixth birthday. Their efforts to be cheerful and make the event a success verge on the desperate. Ida is racked with pain and feels she has lived too long. As the painfully laboured celebrations go on, her third daughter Susan returns unexpectedly after an absence of 25 years. Tensions immediately flare between the sisters, whilst Ida struggles to recognise her. (more...)

Rose Theatre Kingston Announces Full Cast for CURTAINSRose Theatre Kingston Announces Full Cast for CURTAINS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2018

As part of their 10th anniversary season Rose Theatre Kingston today announces the full cast for Stephen Bill's award-winning play Curtains. Lindsay Posner directs Leo Bill (Michael), Caroline Catz (Susan), Jonathan Coy (Geoffrey), Tim Dutton (Douglas), Wendy Nottingham (Margaret), Saskia Reeves (Katherine), Sandra Voe (Ida) and Marjorie Yates (Mrs Jackson). The production opens on Wednesday 28 February, with previews from Thursday 22 February, and runs until Saturday 17 March. (more...)

Lyric Hammersmith to Present THE CHAIR PLAYS Triple Bill April 19 to May 26
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2012

To mark the 50th anniversary of the staging of his first play, world-renowned playwright Edward Bond joins Lyric Hammersmith Artistic Director Sean Holmes to present The Chair Plays from April 19 to May 23. This is the first time this trilogy, drawn from his work of the last decade, has been produced in the UK. (more...)

Lyric Hammersmith Presents THE CHAIR PLAYS Triple Bill, Now thru May 26
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2012

To mark the 50th anniversary of the staging of his first play, world-renowned playwright Edward Bond joins Lyric Hammersmith Artistic Director Sean Holmes to present The Chair Plays from April 19 to May 23. This is the first time this trilogy, drawn from his work of the last decade, has been produced in the UK. (more...)

Lyric Hammersmith to Present THE CHAIR PLAYS Triple Bill April 19 to May 26
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2012

To mark the 50th anniversary of the staging of his first play, world-renowned playwright Edward Bond joins Lyric Hammersmith Artistic Director Sean Holmes to present The Chair Plays from April 19 to May 23. This is the first time this trilogy, drawn from his work of the last decade, has been produced in the UK. (more...)

Full Cast Announced For The Lyric's THREE SISTERS, Kicks Off January 15
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2010

Paul Brennen, Jonathan Broadbent, Jim Bywater, Nigel Cooke, Clare Dunne, Romola Garai, David Judge, John Lightbody, Poppy Miller, Ferdy Roberts, Gemma Saunders, Mark Theodore, Sandra Voe, Paul Woodson join the cast! (more...)

The Lyric Hammersmith Announces Their Upcoming Schedule
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2010

Following his successful first season as Lyric Artistic Director, Sean Holmes announces new productions to complete the spring season for the theatre. The season includes collaborations with some of the most exciting and innovative UK companies and artists. (more...)

Full Cast Announced For The Lyric's THREE SISTERS, Kicks Off January 15
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2009

Paul Brennen, Jonathan Broadbent, Jim Bywater, Nigel Cooke, Clare Dunne, Romola Garai, David Judge, John Lightbody, Poppy Miller, Ferdy Roberts, Gemma Saunders, Mark Theodore, Sandra Voe, Paul Woodson join the cast! (more...)