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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Olivier Awards Renames Prize Following Tribute Reel Oversight by Anna Codrea-Rado

The best director category will now honor Peter Hall, who died in September, after he was omitted from a video montage at this year’s ceremony.

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Monday, April 9, 2018

‘Hamilton’ Wins Big at Olivier Awards, Taking 7 Trophies by Anna Codrea-Rado

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hip-hop musical dominated London’s annual theater awards, winning best new musical.

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Sunday, February 18, 2018

Time’s Up Descends on Baftas as ‘Three Billboards’ Wins 5 Awards by Anna Codrea-Rado

“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” was celebrated at the ceremony, the British equivalent of the Oscars, as sexual harassment was roundly protested.

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Thursday, January 25, 2018

Old Vic Theater Creates New Way for Employees to Report Harassment by Anna Codrea-Rado

Following allegations of misconduct by Kevin Spacey, the playhouse in London offers an alternate channel for staff members to report inappropriate behavior.

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

Josie Rourke and Kate Pakenham to Depart London’s Donmar Warehouse by Anna Codrea-Rado

Ms. Rourke, the artistic director, will leave in 2019 and Ms. Pakenham, the executive producer, will leave in June.

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Thursday, January 4, 2018

André Holland and Mark Rylance in New Season at Shakespeare’s Globe by Anna Codrea-Rado

The open-air London theater will return to traditional 16th-century stage practices for its first season with Michelle Terry at the helm.

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Monday, December 18, 2017

Royal Court Reverses Decision to Cancel ‘Rita, Sue and Bob Too’ by Anna Codrea-Rado

The London theater has reinstated the run of Andrea Dunbar’s play following accusations of censorship.

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

London Cancellation of Play About Abuse of Power Draws Criticism by Anna Codrea-Rado

The Royal Court Theater has pulled a staging of “Rita, Sue and Bob Too” after allegations of misconduct by its co-director emerged.

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

Old Vic Says 20 People Reported Misconduct by Kevin Spacey by Anna Codrea-Rado

The London theater released the findings of an investigation into Mr. Spacey’s behavior before and during his time as artistic director there.

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Thursday, November 2, 2017

Kevin Spacey to Seek Treatment as Assault Accusations Grow by Anna Codrea-Rado

More men have come forward to accuse the Oscar-winning actor of sexual assault, and former employees of the Old Vic theater in London said it had turned a blind eye to his behavior.

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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ Will Head to Australia in 2019 by Anna Codrea-Rado

The hit play will open at Melbourne’s Princess Theater after setting records in London.

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Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Young Vic Theater Names New Artistic Director by Anna Codrea-Rado

Kwame Kwei-Armah will leave his post at Center Stage in Baltimore to take up the position at the theater in London.

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Thursday, January 29, 2015

All aboard the Soul Train? Mister Saturday Night give house a makeover by Anna Codrea-Rado

The DJ duo are famous for their afternoon family friendly events, but now they’re teaming up with a dance troupe to try and capture what house music is all about Continue reading...

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:00AM

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