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Thursday, May 28, 2020

Theatre Quiz Round 3: London theatre by numbers by Kitty Underwood

Welcome to round 3 of your weekly theatre quiz! This one's particularly tricky... The post Theatre Quiz Round 3: London theatre by numbers appeared first on Official London Theatre.

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Claire Foy and Matt Smith will perform Lungs to an empty Old Vic! by Kitty Underwood

Claire Foy and Matt Smith will reprise their roles in Duncan MacMillan's Lungs for several performances streamed live from the Old Vic next month.  The post Claire Foy and Matt Smith will p…

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Jamie Lloyd Company announces Emilia Clarke and Jessica Chastain will return to the West End by Kitty Underwood

Good news today as The Jamie Lloyd Company has announced that The Seagull starring Emilia Clarke and A Doll's House starring Jessica Chastain will be postponed, tweeting "both shows will go …

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Friday, May 22, 2020

Theatre Quiz Round 2: Finish the lyric by Kitty Underwood

Find round two of our Theatre Quiz series - finish the musical theatre lyric to find the secret word! Perfect to jazz up your next Zoom quiz. The post Theatre Quiz Round 2: Finish the lyric …

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Les Enfants Terribles’ announce online immersive theatre experience: The Prism by Kitty Underwood

Les Enfants Terribles have announced this morning a brand new online immersive experience, where participants make choices to create their own unique journey through a strange and wonderful …

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

Michael Morpurgo will retell Shakespeare’s plays in new children’s book by Kitty Underwood

Michael Morpurgo has unveiled his plan for a new book in which he will retell the works of Shakespeare in modern language for 6 to 16-year-olds.  The post Michael Morpurgo will retell Shake…

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Headlong’s 14 new plays to air on BBC next week by Kitty Underwood

Olivier Award-winning Headlong theatre company and BAFTA-winning Century Films have teamed up to produce Unprecedented, a huge new project responding to the Coronavirus crisis. The post Head…

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School Of Rock The Musical launches online auditions by Kitty Underwood

Great news for all those pint-sized rockers out there, as School Of Rock The Musical has launched online auditions for their first ever UK Tour.  The post School Of Rock The Musical launche…

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Friday, May 15, 2020

Theatre Quiz Round 1: Badly explained plot lines by Kitty Underwood

We've put together a bunch of theatre-based quiz rounds ready for you to use. We'll be popping up new rounds up each week, so keep your eyes peeled. Eventually you'll be able to put together…

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Thursday, May 14, 2020

A celebration of Frank Matcham’s theatres by Kitty Underwood

100 years on from Frank Matcham's death, we take a look back at some of his most impressive work on British theatres around the country. The post A celebration of Frank Matcham’s theatres …

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Thursday, May 7, 2020

Gillian Anderson, Tom Hiddleston and more stars next up in National Theatre At Home by Kitty Underwood

Find out the next four plays in the National Theatre At Home programme The post Gillian Anderson, Tom Hiddleston and more stars next up in National Theatre At Home appeared first on Official…

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Jodie Comer, Imelda Staunton, Martin Freeman and more start filming Alan Bennett’s Talking Heads by Kitty Underwood

A whole host of stars have started filming today, ready for a brand new production of Alan Bennett's iconic monologue collection, Talking Heads for BBC One. The post Jodie Comer, Imelda Stau…

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Monday, April 27, 2020

Shakespeare questions answered by stars with the RSC’s Homework Help by Kitty Underwood

The RSC today launch new initiative Homework Help, inviting young people to send all of their Shakespeare questions in, to be answered by RSC alumni. The post Shakespeare questions answered …

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

Theatre industry workers support the NHS! by Kitty Underwood

hen we’re getting ready to applaud all the hardworking and brave NHS staff, we wanted to tell you a little about some of the people who are using their skills to help support them. The pos…

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Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Full schedule announced for All The Web’s A Stage by Kitty Underwood

Tomorrow's theatre, comedy and musical extravaganza, All The Web's A Stage will include performances from so many creatives! Find the full schedule here! The post Full schedule announced for…

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Monday, April 20, 2020

Download the Staged Concert of Les Mis with Michael Ball and Alfie Boe by Kitty Underwood

From today you can now download Les Misérables – The Staged Concert, starring Michael Ball, Alfie Boe, Matt Lucas, Carrie Hope Fletcher, John Owen-Jones and so many more that we couldn…

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

Guest Blog: 5 things you might not know about Mischief by Kitty Underwood

How much do you really know about the side-splitting Goes Wrong gang? Dave Hearn tells us some surprising facts about the Mischief Theatre crew. The post Guest Blog: 5 things you might not k…

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Personality Quiz: Which musical theatre character are you? by Kitty Underwood

There are so many inspiring characters out there in musical theatre. From real-life figures like Jamie and Tina who wouldn’t let anything stand in their way to fictional friendships like G…

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Monday, April 6, 2020

Stream Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s one-woman show Fleabag online by Kitty Underwood

Everything you need to know about how to watch the full play of Fleabag with Phoebe Waller-Bridge online and donate to the Fleabag Response Fund. The post Stream Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s one…

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Friday, March 27, 2020

All the best stuff that happened this World Theatre Day by Kitty Underwood

We've put an article together to round up some of our favourite things that happened this World Theatre Day, on social media and beyond! The post All the best stuff that happened this World…

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Sonia Friedman writes about theatre closures by Kitty Underwood

British theatre producer Sonia Friedman has written a beautiful article about the impact that theatre closures is having on the theatre industry. The post Sonia Friedman writes about theatre…

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

How to look after your mental health when staying at home by Kitty Underwood

I think if we can all agree on one thing it’s that it’s a strange time right now! Pretty much everyone’s normal routines and normal ways of life have been totally disrupted and in time…

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Olivier Awards to celebrate Greatest Moments in special TV and radio programmes by Kitty Underwood

ITV will broadcast a special Olivier Awards with Mastercard programme on Sunday 5 April at 10.15pm, in place of the 2020 Royal Albert Hall awards show. The post Olivier Awards to celebrate G…

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Playwright Terrence McNally dies aged 81 by Kitty Underwood

Tony award-winning playwright Terrence McNally sadly passed away at 81 yesterday, after suffering complications from the coronavirus. The post Playwright Terrence McNally dies aged 81 appear…

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Thursday, March 19, 2020

Where to find your theatre fix online by Kitty Underwood

As huge theatre fans, we’re already gasping for our next theatre hit. Theatre and music have such an amazing power to lift spirits, entertain and bring people together. We’ve drawn toget…

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Wednesday, March 18, 2020

SOLT and UK Theatre bring together theatrical charities to support the industry by Kitty Underwood

SOLT & UK Theatre launch a new microsite as part of a pan-industry effort to support theatre workforce on & offstage affected by the coronavirus situation. The post SOLT and UK Theat…

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Tuesday, March 17, 2020

An update for ticketholders by Kitty Underwood

Following official government advice issued on Monday 16 March, which stipulates that people should avoid public buildings including theatres, SOLT and UK Theatre have advised member venues …

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Friday, March 13, 2020

Photos from today’s Oliviers nomination celebration by Kitty Underwood

Check out the gallery of pics from today's celebration of all the nominees and special recognition winners for the Olivier Awards 2020 The post Photos from today’s Oliviers nomination cele…

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Thursday, March 12, 2020

London Theatre News Today: Thursday 12 March by Kitty Underwood

The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time returns and BBC announces 2020 Dance Season, filming at Sadler's Wells and the Royal Opera House.  The post London Theatre News Today: Thur…

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Tell Us In 10: Richard Lintern by Kitty Underwood

We ask cast members and creatives of London shows to tell us about themselves. This week, we hear from Richard Lintern, starring in Clybourne Park. The post Tell Us In 10: Richard Lintern ap…

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Friday, March 6, 2020

Don Black announced as Special Olivier Award winner by Kitty Underwood

We're very excited to announce this morning that renowned lyricist Don Black will be honoured with this year’s Special Olivier Award The post Don Black announced as Special Olivier Award w…

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