News About Poet in da Corner at Royal Court
Hackney Empire Launches Online Series YAMIN CHOUDURY: IN CONVERSATION WITH...
June 04, 2020
With theatres across the country closed under government guidance, Hackney Empire is producing new online content to connect with its community and attempt to process what is happening in the world.
HighTide Reveals Further Lighthouse Programme Details
April 02, 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.
Shakespeare's Globe Announces Full Casting For ROMEO & JULIET
March 13, 2020
Shakespeare's Globe has announced full casting for Romeo & Juliet, directed by Ola Ince, designed by Jacob Hughes, which will open the 2020 Summer Season on Tuesday 14 April.
The Royal Court Theatre's Poet in Da Corner Comes to HOME Manchester
March 06, 2020
Poet in Da Corner, inspired by Dizzee Rascal's seminal 2003 album Boy in the Corner, comes to HOME in a brand-new production from London's Royal Court Theatre.
BWW Review: POET IN DA CORNER, Royal Court
February 05, 2020
a?oeGrime changed my life, more than my two first class degrees, it gave me permission.a?? Debris Stevenson is back at the Royal Court with a limited of her grime theatre show Poet in da Corner, prior to a UK tour. Inspired by the acclaimed breakthrough album from her idol Dizzee Rascal (Boy in da Corner), it charts Stevenson's journey from dyslexic teen trapped in a Mormon household to independent and self-aware woman; this is a story told from the heart, in the best way she knows how.
ROMEO & JULIET, MACBETH and More to Be Presented in Shakespeare's Globe Summer Season; Full Season Announced
January 23, 2020
Shakespeare's Globe has announced the summer season 2020 will include Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet, Much Ado About Nothing, Twelfth Night, Antony & Cleopatra, a two-day event 'Globe 4 Globe: Shakespeare and Climate Emergency', a symposium 'Shakespeare and Race', a Playing Shakespeare with Deutsche Bank production of Macbeth with 20,000 free tickets to school children, the return of family festival 'Telling Tales', and a new dramatisation of Ovid's Metamorphoses by our resident writers.
Casting News And Album Launch Announced For POET IN DA CORNER at Royal Court Theatre
December 12, 2019
Stacy Abalogun will join the previously announced cast of Poet in da Corner for its return to the Royal Court Theatre in January 2020.
The Royal Court Theatre Presents ALL OF IT By Alistair McDowall
November 14, 2019
For eight performances only, all of it, a new play by Alistair McDowall, directed by Royal Court Artistic Director Vicky Featherstone and performed by Kate O'Flynn, will run at the Royal Court Theatre Jerwood Theatre Downstairs in February 2020.
Birmingham Repertory Theatre Announces Shows For Spring 2020
September 25, 2019
Birmingham Repertory Theatre has today announced a raft of shows for spring 2020. The programme precedes new Artistic Director, Sean Foley's first full season of work in autumn 2020.
Spring at Nottingham Playhouse to Include Jenna Russell in PIAF, Director Trevor Nunn and More
September 23, 2019
Tony-nominated and Olivier Award-winning actress Jenna Russell (EastEnders and Sunday in the Park with George) will be taking to the stage in Piaf in May 2020. She will bring to life the sensational, world-renowned Edith Piaf, whose most famous songs include La Vie en Rose and Je Ne Regrette Rien. Pam Gems' play explores the extraordinary life led by Piaf a?" from singing in the streets to becoming one of France's biggest international stars.
Debris Stevenson And Ned Bennett To Collaborate On 1ST LUV At The Big House
September 11, 2019
1st Luv, written by Debris Stevenson (writer and star of the critically acclaimed Poet in Da Corner at the Royal Court) and directed by Ned Bennett (whose production of Equus for the English Touring Theatre and Theatre Royal Stratford East has just finished a run in the West End at Trafalgar Studios) will premiere at The Big House a?" The Big House's Islington venue - from Wednesday 20 November, with press night on Tuesday 26 September.
Manchester's HOME Announces 2019/2020 Theatre Programme
May 28, 2019
HOME, Manchester has today announced its theatre programme for Autumn 2019 into Spring 2020 featuring brand-new HOME commissions, returning favourites, UK premieres and brand-new work.
The Royal Court Theatre Announces A Year Of Work September 2019 – August 2020
May 01, 2019
The Royal Court Theatre announces A Year Of Work September 2019 - August 2020.
Ovalhouse Presents Its Second #Connect: Women In Theatre
February 13, 2019
Following the great success of the first event of its kind, Ovalhouse presents the second #CONNECT: Women in Theatre, once again the evening celebrates the contribution of women of colour in British theatre. This event takes place on Wednesday 6 March from 6pm at Ovalhouse, 52-54 Kennington Oval, London SE11 5SW.