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The Pitmen Painters - 2011 - 2011 West End Articles Page 9

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by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2010
The Pitmen Painters recently concluded an acclaimed run at London's Royal National Theatre.
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by BWW - Sep 7, 2010
The Pitmen Painters recently concluded an acclaimed run at London's Royal National Theatre. Inspired by a book by William Feaver, and hailed by London critics as 'a glorious instant classic' (Evening Standard), 'a wonderful piece of theatre' (Financial Times) 'a beautiful work of art that everybody should see' (The Times of London), and 'a superb piece of work; warm, funny, sad, and thought-provoking' (The Daily Telegraph), the play tells the story of the Ashington Group - miners from Northumberland who became celebrated painters. THE PITMEN PAINTERS was named Best Play at the 2008 Evening Standard Awards.Max Roberts directs the British cast, which will include Christopher Connel, Michael Hodgson, Ian Kelly, Brian Lonsdale, Lisa McGrillis, Deka Walmsley, David Whitaker and Phillippa Wilson. The play begins previews Sept. 14 and opens Sept. 30 at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre.
by - Sep 7, 2010
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by Miriam Zendle - Sep 10, 2009
Miriam Zendle casts her critical eye over the new shows making their way to Theatreland this autumn. Want to know what the hot tickets are? She'll tell you...
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2010
The box office of Manhattan Theatre Club's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street) is now open for the 2010-2011 Broadway season. Single tickets to MTC's upcoming Broadway productions of THE PITMEN PAINTERS and GOOD PEOPLE are available for purchase at the box office.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2009
The New Theatre is announcing a £5 discount on tickets to its upcoming THE PITMEN PAINTERS, opening October 13th and running seven performances through October 17th.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2009
THE PITMEN PAINTERS PLAYS Tuesday 13 - Saturday 17 October At the New Theatre Evenings 7.30pm; Thursday & Saturday Matinees 2.30pm
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2009
THE PITMEN PAINTERS PLAYS Tuesday 13 - Saturday 17 October At the New Theatre Evenings 7.30pm; Thursday & Saturday Matinees 2.30pm
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2009
THE PITMEN PAINTERS PLAYS Tuesday 13 - Saturday 17 October At the New Theatre Evenings 7.30pm; Thursday & Saturday Matinees 2.30pm
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2008
The winners of the 2008 Evening Standard Theatre Awards, the first awards of the UK season have recently been published. The awards took place at a ceremony hosted by Richard Wilson on November 24th, 2008. The Evening Standard Awards are determined by a panel of critics that include Mail on Sunday's Georgina Brown, The London Observer's Susannah Clapp, The Times' Benedict Nightingale, Daily Telegraph's Charles Spencer and The Evening Standard's Nicholas de Jongh.
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2008
London's National Theater has unveiled their upcoming list of productions, including a premiere by David Hare.
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2009
BroadwayWorld Presents The 2009 Tony Award Nominees: 'Best Book Of A Musical'
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2009
BroadwayWorld Presents The 2009 Tony Award Nominees: 'Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre'
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2010
According to ContactMusic.com, Lee Hall, the creator of Billy Elliot will be teaming up with Pink Floyd's Roger Waters to create a stage adaption of The Wall. The rock opera album, which was released in 1979, was later turned into a movie, which starred Bob Geldof and Bob Hoskins. Waters has reportedy always been interested in turning the album into a musical.
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2010
Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director) and Barry Grove (Executive Producer) are pleased to announce four productions for Manhattan Theatre Club's upcoming 2010-2011 theatrical season.
by BWW - Mar 8, 2009
The winners are being announced as they happen for this year's Laurence Olivier Awards, London's equivalent of the Tonys. The awards, which were created in 1976 were given out on Sunday March 8, 2009 in a ceremony at the Grosvenor House Hotel.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2009
BroadwayWorld Congratulates Lee Hall, 2009 Tony Award Winner, 'Best Book of a Musical'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2009
BroadwayWorld Congratulates Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey, 2009 Tony Award Winner, 'Best Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2010
The Manhattan Theatre Club has annoucnes its complete 2010-2011 season including the American Premiere of THE PITMAN PAINTERS, and GOOD PEOPLE.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2008
The dates for OEDIPUS starring Ralph Fiennes at the National Theatre have been announced. Also announced were the dates for the theatre's other autumn/winter shows.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2010
The British cabinet has proposed cutting funding for the arts, the Guardian reports. The proposed cuts would reduce funding by twenty to thirty percent.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2010
Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director) and Barry Grove (Executive Producer) are pleased to announce the New York premiere of Matthew Lopez's THE WHIPPING MAN, directed by Tony Award winner Doug Hughes (The Royal Family, Doubt). The limited engagement will begin previews at MTC's New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street) on Thursday, January 13, 2011 in preparation for a Tuesday, February 1, 2011 opening night.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 19, 2010
Tickets for Manhattan Theatre Club's (Lynne Meadow, Artistic Director; Barry Grove, Executive Producer) upcoming American premiere of Tony Award winner Lee Hall's THE PITMEN PAINTERS are now on sale.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 20, 2010
Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director) and Barry Grove (Executive Producer) announce that Manhattan Theatre Club, by special arrangement with Bob Boyett, will produce the Live Theatre, Newcastle /National Theatre of Great Britain's co-production of THE PITMEN PAINTERS by Tony Award winner Lee Hall (Billy Elliot) with direction by Max Roberts starring the original English company.
by Gary Naylor - Feb 4, 2010
Gary Naylor, at The National Theatre, is not surprised to find general approval that Art is A Good Thing.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2009
Nominations have been announced for this year's Laurence Olivier Awards, London's equivalent of the Tonys. The awards, which were created in 1976 will be given out on Sunday March 8, 2009 in a ceremony at the Grosvenor House Hotel.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2009
Due to London's current predicament, with transport around the capital severely affected by heavy snow storms, it is thought that some shows may have to cancel performances on Monday 2 February. Theatregoers are being advised to contact theatres before starting out on their journey.
by BWW News Desk - Feb 15, 2009
The winners in the ninth annual Whatsonstage.com Theatregoers' Choice Awards, the only major UK theatre prize-giving decided by the public, were announced today (Sunday 15 February) at a glittering, star-studded evening at the Prince of Wales Theatre.
by Movies News Desk - Dec 16, 2009
Michael Morpurgo's 1982 novel 'War Horse' will receive a big screen adaptation by Tony Award-winning book writer Lee Hall, according to a story in the Hollywood Reporter. Hall is most notably known for having penned the screenplay for the 1999 film 'Billy Elliot'.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2010
Lynne Meadow (Artistic Director) and Barry Grove (Executive Producer) are pleased to announce full casting for the Manhattan Theatre Club world premiere production of Beau Willimon's SPIRIT CONTROL, directed by Henry Wishcamper (Graceland, Port Authority).
by - Aug 17, 2010
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by - Aug 16, 2010
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by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 15, 2010
Tony Award winner Lee Hall recently discussed his upcoming play The Pitmen Painters, which will soon receive its American premiere, in a video released by the Manhattan Theatre Club.