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Photos: Inside Rehearsal For MUM, Starring Sophie Melville, Denise Black and Cat S Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For MUM, Starring Sophie Melville, Denise Black and Cat Simmons
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2021

Images have been released from the rehearsal room today for the world premiere of MUM starring Sophie Melville, Denise Black and Cat Simmons.

Shedinburgh Fringe Festival 2021 Programme Announced and Tickets Onsale Photo Shedinburgh Fringe Festival 2021 Programme Announced and Tickets Onsale
by Stephi Wild - Jul 23, 2021

Tickets will be available on a Pay What You Can system, starting at just £6. A minimum of 25% of every ticket bought for SHEDINBURGH 2021 will go into the SHED LOAD OF FUTURE FUND a fund to support the next generation of artists get to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Learn more about how to purchase tickets here!

Sophie Melville, Denise Black and Cat Simmons Will Lead MUM at Soho Theatre and Theat Photo Sophie Melville, Denise Black and Cat Simmons Will Lead MUM at Soho Theatre and Theatre Royal Plymouth
by Stephi Wild - Jul 22, 2021

The production will run at Theatre Royal Plymouth from 30 September ‚Äď 16 October before transferring to Soho Theatre from 20 October ‚Äď 20 November where it will have a press night on Tuesday 26 October.

HERDING CATS Announces On-Demand Extension Photo HERDING CATS Announces On-Demand Extension
by Stephi Wild - May 21, 2021

With Lucinda Coxon's Herding Cats opening last night at Soho Theatre and via live stream until 22 May, New York-based, Olivier-winning, and Tony-nominated OHenry Productions and Stellar, in association with Soho Theatre, today announce the on-demand extension of the run.

BWW Review: HERDING CATS, Soho Theatre Photo BWW Review: HERDING CATS, Soho Theatre
by Gary Naylor - May 21, 2021

Lucinda Coxon's 2010 play stretches across the Atlantic Ocean, but pulls us back to London's tiny flats and intimate arrangements.

HERDING CATS Opens and Extends to June 21 Photo HERDING CATS Opens and Extends to June 21
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2021

Currently streaming live from London’s Soho Theatre through May 22, the groundbreaking production is a hybrid of in-person and livestream theatre that marks a first-of-its-kind international collaboration. Herding Cats is a Stellar Original production.

Photo Flash: HERDING CATS Starring Jassa Ahluwalia, Greg Germann and Sophie Melville  Photo Photo Flash: HERDING CATS Starring Jassa Ahluwalia, Greg Germann and Sophie Melville Opens at Soho Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2021

Herding Cats is now running at Soho Theatre through 22 May 2021. Anthony Banks directs Jassa Ahluwalia (Unforgotten, Peaky Blinders) as Michael, Greg Germann (Grey’s Anatomy, Friends From College and Ally McBeal) as Saddo, and Sophie Melville as Justine (Pops, Iphigenia in Splott). 

Photo Flash: See Jassa Ahluwalia, Sophie Melville and Greg Germann in Rehearsals for  Photo Photo Flash: See Jassa Ahluwalia, Sophie Melville and Greg Germann in Rehearsals for HERDING CATS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2021

OHenry Productions and Stellar, in association with Soho Theatre will present the transatlantic production of Herding Cats by Lucinda Coxon, combining live in-person and streamed theatre. Anthony Banks directs Jassa Ahluwalia as Michael, Greg Germann as Saddo, and Sophie Melville as Justine.

The State Of The London Stage: May 2021 Photo The State Of The London Stage: May 2021
by Matt Wolf - May 5, 2021

The fabled date is getting nearer!  For months, May 17 has loomed large in the calendar of London theatreland as the signal for playhouses to reopen their doors after a five-month lockdown - a period of closure that has, of course, been much longer in New York for the simple reason that London theaters did at least flicker partially to life last autumn.

Toby Jones, Ciar√°n Hinds Aandnd Michelle Fairley To Star In Brian Friel's FAITH HEAL Photo Toby Jones, Ciar√°n Hinds Aandnd Michelle Fairley To Star In Brian Friel's FAITH HEALER, Exclusively On Audible
by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2021

Audible, the world's leading provider of spoken-word entertainment, has released Brian Friel's masterful and haunting Faith Healer, starring Golden Globe nominee Toby Jones (Infamous, Detectorists), Ciar√°n Hinds (Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Rome, Game of Thrones) and Michelle Fairley (Game of Thrones, Gangs of London) in the UK.

Greg Germann, Jassa Ahluwalia and Sophie Melville Will Star In HERDING CATS Photo Greg Germann, Jassa Ahluwalia and Sophie Melville Will Star In HERDING CATS
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2021

OHenry Productions and Stellar, in association with Soho Theatre, today announce the full cast for the transatlantic production of Herding Cats by Lucinda Coxon, combining live in-person and streamed theatre.

Irish Laureate Sebastian Barry's ON BLUEBERRY HILL Comes To Audible Photo Irish Laureate Sebastian Barry's ON BLUEBERRY HILL Comes To Audible
by Stephi Wild - Nov 12, 2020

Irish Fiction Laureate and award-winning writer, Sebastian Barry's critically acclaimed play On Blueberry Hill  to audiences around the world as it debuts on Audible on 19th November.

Roundup: Check Out These Socially Distanced Shows Photo Roundup: Check Out These Socially Distanced Shows
by Marianka Swain - Oct 15, 2020

Hurrah for the green shoots in our beleaguered industry. Lots of venues are mounting new shows and bringing back our favourites over the next few weeks and months - albeit with social distancing and safety measures in place. Here are some of the live theatrical goodies on offer.

HighTide Reveals Further Lighthouse Programme Details Photo HighTide Reveals Further Lighthouse Programme Details
by Stephi Wild - Apr 2, 2020

The cast for the five monologues written for Love In The Time of Corona, as part of HighTide's Lighthouse Programme, have now been released.

Cast Announced for Edinburgh Run of Charlotte Josephine's POPS Photo Cast Announced for Edinburgh Run of Charlotte Josephine's POPS
by Julie Musbach - Jun 20, 2019

Bringing Pops from critically acclaimed writer Charlotte Josephine (Bitch Boxer; Blush) to the stage this summer are Nigel Barrett (Mysteries, Royal Exchange; Party Skills for the End of the World, Manchester International Festival and Shoreditch Town Hall) and the multi-award winning Sophie Melville (Wolfie, Theatre 503; Iphigenia in Splott, National Theatre, Broadway transfer and international tour) as a father and daughter caught in a cycle of addiction.

Audible Announce New London Production Of RADIO at Arcola Theatre Photo Audible Announce New London Production Of RADIO at Arcola Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Apr 30, 2019

Audible, the world's leading producer and provider of spoken-word entertainment, today deepens its commitment to UK theatre announcing a new London production of Radio written by Al Smith. Josh Roche directs Adam Gillen as Charlie Fairbanks in a one-man play about memory, love and spaceships. The production opens at Arcola Theatre on 24 June, with previews from 19 June and runs until 13 July. To coincide with the opening of the stage show, a studio recording of Radio will also release exclusively on Audible this summer, available for members to download worldwide.

BWW Review: WOLFIE, Theatre503 Photo BWW Review: WOLFIE, Theatre503
by Gary Naylor - Mar 26, 2019

Wolfie glows with the energy and hope of youth, even as it paints a grim picture of a world stacked against it by the alienating forces of a society retreating from its obligations to its children.

Erin Doherty and Sophie Melville Cast In Theatre503's WOLFIE Photo Erin Doherty and Sophie Melville Cast In Theatre503's WOLFIE
by Stephi Wild - Feb 5, 2019

Theatre503 has announced ERIN DOHERTY and SOPHIE MELVILLE as the cast for 503Five playwright Ross Willis' debut play Wolfie. Erin was recently featured by the Evening Standard as a 'rising star' and plays Princess Anne in the forthcoming series of Netflix hit The Crown. Sophie's credits include Iphigenia in Splott, for which she received The Stage Award for Acting Excellence and Wales Theatre Award for Best Female Performance, and nominations for Evening Standard Award for Best Actress and Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Solo Performance.

World Premiere Of Chippy Lane Production's BLUE To Open In Cardiff Next February Photo World Premiere Of Chippy Lane Production's BLUE To Open In Cardiff Next February
by Stephi Wild - Dec 10, 2018

With their first foray into new writing, Chippy Lane Productions present the world premiere of BLUE - the debut play of young Welsh writer Rhys Warrington. BLUE shines a light on the current state of innumerable families across Wales, one of the most pressing issues facing the UK as vital medical and NHS services are cut. It focuses on the negative impact on those struggling to care for the vulnerable without funding.

Adiza Shardow The World Première Of Kate Bowen's CLOSE QUARTERS Photo Adiza Shardow The World Première Of Kate Bowen's CLOSE QUARTERS
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 26, 2018

Sheffield Theatres and Out of Joint today announce that Adiza Shardow joins the company of Close Quarters playing Private Sarah Findlay. She joins Bradley Banton (Lieutenant Adeyemi), Chloe-Ann Tylor (Private Gillian Cormack), Dylan Wood (Private Brian Armstrong), Sophie Melville (Private Clare Davies) and Kathryn O'Reilly (Captain Anna Sands) in Kate Wasserberg's production. The production will resume from 27 October. 

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