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BWW Review: UNCLE VANYA, Harold Pinter Theatre, Cinema Broadcast Photo BWW Review: UNCLE VANYA, Harold Pinter Theatre, Cinema Broadcast
by Eleni Cashell - Oct 28, 2020

Uncle Vanya was one of many West End shows that saw their run abruptly cut short when COVID-19 hit. But, with their set still up at the Harold Pinter Theatre, back in August the show was performed once again, this time to cameras instead of an audience, allowing Uncle Vanya to have a nationwide cinema release.

In-Person and Online Production Of HEDDA To Be Next Bristol Old Vic and Theatre Schoo Photo In-Person and Online Production Of HEDDA To Be Next Bristol Old Vic and Theatre School Collaboration
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2020

Following Bristol Old Vic's Culture Recovery Fund investment, the theatre announces a remarkable collaboration with Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, the next step in a radical journey of online and in-person entertainment which it has been developing in the theatre since the pandemic struck in March.

DEAR EVAN HANSEN, & JULIET, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, and More Take Home 2020 Olivier Awar Photo DEAR EVAN HANSEN, & JULIET, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, and More Take Home 2020 Olivier Awards - Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2020

Tonight, the Olivier Awards will be announced in a special online broadcast. We'll be updating the list of nominees LIVE throughout the evening.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For UNCLE VANYA, the Filmed Production Coming to Cinemas Thi Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For UNCLE VANYA, the Filmed Production Coming to Cinemas This Month
by Stage Tube - Oct 7, 2020

Uncle Vanya is coming soon to select cinemas in the UK.

Toby Jones Leads Next Week's Live Programme At Bristol Old Vic Photo Toby Jones Leads Next Week's Live Programme At Bristol Old Vic
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2020

Bristol Old Vic today announced the next series of one-nighters will include a special evening with Toby Jones in their historic Georgian Theatre as well as events on the newly-christened The Courtyard stage, in the theatre's spacious and award-winning Bar & Café.

Tickets Go On Sale For Cinema Screenings Of UNCLE VANYA Photo Tickets Go On Sale For Cinema Screenings Of UNCLE VANYA
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2020

Uncle Vanya, Ian Rickson's highly acclaimed production of Conor McPherson's new adaptation starring Toby Jones and Richard Armitage, comes to cinemas across the UK, Ireland and internationally from 27 October 2020.

Ian Rickson's Production of UNCLE VANYA to Receive Theatrical Release Photo Ian Rickson's Production of UNCLE VANYA to Receive Theatrical Release
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2020

Sonia Friedman Productions today announced that Ian Rickson's production of Conor McPherson's new adaptation of Uncle Vanya has been filmed on stage at the Harold Pinter Theatre in partnership with Angelica Films.

VIDEO: Patrick Stewart, Toby Jones, and Lesley Manville Add Their Support To Bristol  Photo VIDEO: Patrick Stewart, Toby Jones, and Lesley Manville Add Their Support To Bristol Old Vic's Reopening Appeal
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2020

Actors, writers and directors including Bristol Old Vic Theatre School graduates Patrick Stewart and Trudie Styler, Toby Jones (Messiah), Games of Thrones' Patrick Malahide, Lesley Manville (Long Day's Journey Into Night), former writer-in-residence Kwame Kwei-Armah and Samuel West (Les Liaisons Dangereuses) have contributed to Bristol Old Vic's fundraising appeal.

Toby Jones, Josie Lawrence, and Juliet Stevenson Lead Audio Series PLACEPRINTS Photo Toby Jones, Josie Lawrence, and Juliet Stevenson Lead Audio Series PLACEPRINTS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2020

From a Celtic warrior imprisoned on the banks of Stratford Upon Avon, to a plague ravaged town in Derbyshire via a sacred pagan site in West Cornwall, this new audio series invokes the hidden stories imprinted on ten different locations around the UK.

The Painkiller Project Presents Toby Jones And Owen Teale in A CASE OF MISTAKEN IDENT Photo The Painkiller Project Presents Toby Jones And Owen Teale in A CASE OF MISTAKEN IDENTITY
by BWW News Desk - May 27, 2020

The Painkiller Project Presents A CASE OF MISTAKEN IDENTITY. Written by Gus Crotty and directed by Max Elton.

BWW Feature: Favourite Olivier Awards Memories and Our 2020 Winners Photo BWW Feature: Favourite Olivier Awards Memories and Our 2020 Winners
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2020

Sadly, the 2020 Olivier Awards won't be going ahead as planned due to the coronavirus shutdown, although ITV will broadcast a highlights show. So, BroadwayWorld reviewers have been thinking back to some of our favourite Oliviers winners, nominees and performances from past years - plus some of the incredible nominees from this year who we would have loved to see honoured.

& JULIET, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, DEAR EVAN HANSEN, and More Are Nominated For 2020 Oliv Photo & JULIET, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, DEAR EVAN HANSEN, and More Are Nominated For 2020 Olivier Awards; Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2020

The 2020 Oliver Award nominations have been announced!

David Dawson And Lyndsey Marshal Will Lead THE TWO CHARACTER PLAY At The Hampstead Th Photo David Dawson And Lyndsey Marshal Will Lead THE TWO CHARACTER PLAY At The Hampstead Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Mar 3, 2020

Hampstead Theatre has announced the cast and creative team for Tennessee Williams' innovative, and partly autobiographical work, The Two Character Play. Acclaimed stage and screen actors, David Dawson and Lyndsey Marshal, will perform in this unique two-hander which Williams called 'My most beautiful play since Streetcar, the very heart of my life'. The production, directed by award-winning theatre and film artist, Sam Yates, will run from 24 April until 23 May 2020.

Photo Flash: First Look at Production Photos of Tim Crouch's I, CINNA (THE POET) Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Production Photos of Tim Crouch's I, CINNA (THE POET)
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2020

Naomi Wirthner directs Tim Crouch in his acclaimed work, I, Cinna (the poet), the fifth play in his series of solo shows inspired by Shakespeare's minor characters. In this exposition, I, Cinna (the poet) gives voice to one of Shakespeare's unluckiest individuals.

Review Roundup: UNCLE VANYA Starring Toby Jones at the Harold Pinter Theatre Photo Review Roundup: UNCLE VANYA Starring Toby Jones at the Harold Pinter Theatre
by Review Roundups - Jan 24, 2020

Uncle Vanya opened last night in the West End at the Harold Pinter Theatre! Toby Jones (The Birthday Party, Don't Forget the Driver, Detectorists) stars in the title role of Vanya alongside Richard Armitage (The Crucible, Berlin Station, The Hobbit) as Astrov. Rosalind Eleazar (The Personal History of David Copperfield, Deep Water, The Starry Messenger) plays Yelena, with Aimee Lou Wood (Sex Education, Downstate) as Sonya, the Emmy Award-winning Anna Calder-Marshall (LOVE, Evening at the Talk House, Male of the Species) as Nana, the Olivier and Tony-award nominated Dearbhla Molloy (The Ferryman, Dancing at Lughnasa, Juno and the Paycock) as Grandmaman, Peter Wight (The Birthday Party, Hamlet, The Red Lion) as Telegin and Olivier Award-nominated Ciarán Hinds (Translations, Game of Thrones, Girl from the North Country) as Professor Serebryakov.

BWW Review: UNCLE VANYA, Harold Pinter Theatre Photo BWW Review: UNCLE VANYA, Harold Pinter Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Jan 24, 2020

This is an Vanya for 2020 that loses nothing in Conor McPherson's sublime update.

Photo Flash: First Look at UNCLE VANYA at the Harold Pinter Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at UNCLE VANYA at the Harold Pinter Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2020

Production images have been released for Conor McPherson's (The Weir, Girl from the North Country) new adaptation of Uncle Vanya directed by Ian Rickson (Rosmersholm, Jerusalem, The Seagull) which is now in previews at the Harold Pinter Theatre.

Tim Crouch Performs An Updated Version Of His Acclaimed Show I, Cinna (the poet)
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2020

Naomi Wirthner directs Tim Crouch in his acclaimed work, I, Cinna (the poet), the fifth play in his series of solo shows inspired by Shakespeare's minor characters. In this exposition, I, Cinna (the poet) gives voice to one of Shakespeare's unluckiest individuals.

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For UNCLE VANYA at the Harold Pinter Theatre Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For UNCLE VANYA at the Harold Pinter Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2020

Sonia Friedman Productions have today released rehearsal images for Conor McPherson's (The Weir, Girl from the North Country) new adaptation of Uncle Vanya directed by Ian Rickson (Rosmersholm, Jerusalem, The Seagull) which begins previews at the Harold Pinter Theatre on 14th January.

ENDGAME Leads January's Top 10 New London Shows Photo ENDGAME Leads January's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Dec 28, 2019

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From a starry Beckett revival to Tom Stoppard and magical mishaps, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld's reviews, interviews and features!

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