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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Girl from the North Country to transfer to Broadway by Georgia Snow

Girl from the North Country will open on Broadway next year, it has been announced. The musical, which has music and lyrics

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Monday, June 17, 2019

Sunday in the Park With George starring Jake Gyllenhaal to transfer to the West End by Georgia Snow

The Broadway production of Sunday in the Park With George, starring Jake Gyllenhaal, has announced it will transfer to London next year.

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More than a third believe theatres should not have cancelled Ann Widdecombe show – poll by Georgia Snow

More than a third of voters in an online poll conducted by The Stage do not believe theatres were right to cancel

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Martha Plimpton and Adjoa Andoh to become Bush Theatre artistic associates by Georgia Snow

Lynette Linton has appointed five new artistic associates at the Bush Theatre, including Martha Plimpton and Adjoa Andoh. Other initiatives by the

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Eclipse founder and artistic director Dawn Walton to step down by Georgia Snow

Dawn Walton is to step down as artistic director and chief executive of Eclipse Theatre Company after 10 years. Walton founded the

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Friday, June 14, 2019

Punchdrunk expands into TV production with Sky series starring Jude Law by Georgia Snow

Immersive theatre company Punchdrunk has announced a move into television, with a drama series written by Dennis Kelly and starring Jude Law.

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Disused Manchester train depot to become large-scale cultural venue under new proposals by Georgia Snow

A former train depot in Manchester that has lain empty for more than 30 years could be brought back to life as

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Sharon Horgan, Richard E Grant and Sarah Lancashire cast in Everybody’s Talking About Jamie film by Georgia Snow

Richard E Grant, Sharon Horgan and Sarah Lancashire have been cast in the big-screen adaptation of Everybody’s Talking About Jamie. The film

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Ian McKellen announces West End dates for one-man show by Georgia Snow

Ian McKellen will bring his one-man show, which is being staged in celebration of his 80th birthday, to the West End later

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Kully Thiarai announces departure from National Theatre Wales by Georgia Snow

Kully Thiarai has announced she is stepping down as artistic director of National Theatre Wales after three years in the job. She

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Once announces first major UK tour by Georgia Snow

Folk musical Once has announced it will return later this year for a UK tour. The musical ran in the West End

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

National Theatre ‘still looking for right partner’ to take over Travelex cheap ticket scheme by Georgia Snow

The National Theatre has said it is still searching for a new sponsor for its £15 tickets scheme, after it announced last

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Robbie Williams to become co-owner of Liverpool stage school LMA by Georgia Snow

Robbie Williams has become a co-owner of Liverpool performing arts school LMA, investing in an expansion plan that will see it open

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National Theatre unveils plans to release NT Live shows on new digital education service by Georgia Snow

National Theatre Live productions from the past 10 years are to be made available online for education institutions around the world, as

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Lenny Henry: ‘BAME TV workers fear the noose if they speak out on diversity’ by Georgia Snow

Lenny Henry has raised concerns that people from minority ethnic backgrounds working in broadcasting do not feel able to speak up about

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Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Dates confirmed for Lungs at the Old Vic starring Claire Foy and Matt Smith by Georgia Snow

Dates have been confirmed for a revival of Duncan Macmillan’s Lungs, starring Claire Foy and Matt Smith. Foy and Smith, who appeared

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Extinction Rebellion stages mass protest at BP-sponsored Royal Opera House screening by Georgia Snow

Climate change protestors have staged a mass demonstration at a Royal Opera House open-air screening in Trafalgar Square, calling on it to

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Antony Sher’s Year of the Mad King wins 2019 Theatre Book Prize by Georgia Snow

Actor Antony Sher has won this year’s Theatre Book Prize for Year of the Mad King, which chronicles the year in which

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Monday, June 10, 2019

Tony Awards 2019: Winners in numbers by Georgia Snow

The 2019 Tony Awards took place on June 9 in New York, where winning shows included Hadestown, Tootsie, The Ferryman and Oklahoma!.

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Tony Awards 2019: the winners in full by Georgia Snow

Hadestown emerged as the biggest winner at this year’s Tony Awards, taking home eight awards including best musical and best director of

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Friday, June 7, 2019

Preston Guild Hall debt allegations near £150k as new operator is sought by Georgia Snow

Administrators overseeing the troubled Preston Guild Hall have said they hope to find new management to bring the theatre back into operation

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

Evening Standard announces new theatre reviewing line-up by Georgia Snow

Nick Curtis has been named chief theatre critic at the Evening Standard, following news that longstanding reviewers Henry Hitchings and Fiona Mountford

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London’s Vaults signs Equity fringe agreement as union campaigns to improve immersive theatre sector by Georgia Snow

London venue the Vaults has signed a pay agreement with union Equity, promising the living wage and a number of other conditions

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Viagogo boss dismisses controversy over business model by Georgia Snow

The boss of secondary ticketing site Viagogo has defended its controversial business model, claiming highly inflated resale prices are justified if the

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Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Preston Guild Hall falls into administration by Georgia Snow

Preston Guild Hall and Charter Theatre’s operating company has gone into administration, just days after the venue closed when takeover talks stalled.

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Carley Stenson and Ore Oduba join Curtains cast by Georgia Snow

Carley Stenson and Ore Oduba have joined the cast of touring musical Curtains, alongside the previously announced Jason Manford. They have been

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Ticketing website created to help parents plan, book and recommend family shows by Georgia Snow

A ticketing website for families is launching next month. It will use feedback and recommendations to make it easier for parents to

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West End needs to better support gay dads – Matt Henry by Georgia Snow

Matt Henry has revealed he was forced to leave Kinky Boots when he had his son because it did not have the

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Sarah Frankcom unveils last season as Royal Exchange artistic director by Georgia Snow

Sarah Frankcom has announced her final season as artistic director of the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester, which includes a new play

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Monday, June 3, 2019

National Theatre’s Peter Pan to run at Troubadour White City by Georgia Snow

The National Theatre’s production of Peter Pan will return for a run at the new Troubadour White City Theatre next month. The

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Richard Eyre hits out at gender-swapped Shakespeare productions for ‘tampering’ with rhythms of text by Georgia Snow

Richard Eyre has criticised gender-swapped Shakespeare productions that make changes to the text for losing the beat and rhythm of the playwright’s

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