Sunday, March 5, 2017

The Hypocrite review – hard-work humour from Richard Bean by Susannah Clapp

Hull Truck theatre, HullMark Addy and Caroline Quentin star in Richard Bean’s gag-heavy satirical tale of a 17th-century city governor navigating the outbreak of civil warThere is exemplar…

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Thursday, March 2, 2017

The Hypocrite review – Richard Bean's raucous comedy does Hull proud by Michael Billington

Hull Truck theatre, HullStaged for Hull’s year as UK City of Culture, this One Man, Two Guvnors-style farce is a merry take on local historyThe road to Hull, they say, is paved with good i…

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

One Man, Two Guvnors: When farce meets satire by HowlRound

By Anđela Vidović. Anđela Vidović critiques the relevance of a Croatian adaptation of Richard Bean's One Man, Two Guvnors.

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Saturday, December 17, 2016

Changing of the guard at great arts venues may be end of a golden era by Vanessa Thorpe

As Nicholas Serota, Kasper Holten and Martin Roth move on, the race is on to protect their legacy as funding cuts biteFor at least a decade, the arts have reliably made headlines in this cou…

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Tuesday, November 22, 2016

TV News: James Corden to Host 59th Annual Grammy Awards

The Late Late Show host is a Tony winner for One Man, Two Guvnors.

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Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Farce is everywhere on stage – but why? by Mark Lawson

From One Man, Two Guvnors to Noises Off and What the Butler Saw, trouser-dropping and door-slamming is back with a vengeance in the West End and on Broadway. How come?On radio phone-ins at t…

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Wednesday, October 19, 2016

There’s Three Sides to What We Did Next in Liverpool… by Vicky Anderson

Liverpool theatre group What We Did Next return next week with the North West premiere of the off-Broadway musical Three Sides. Written by Grant Olding – the composer of smash hit One Man,…

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Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Interviews: Tom Edden: 'I'm an absolute Amadeus anorak'

The Les Miserables and One Man, Two Guvnors actor on what it was like charming Broadway and his new role in Amadeus at the National Theatre

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Monday, October 17, 2016

West End Kinky Boots Star David Hunter on Being the Go-To Takeover Guy & Wanting a 'Sleeping Ovation' by Matt Wolf

British actor-singer David Hunter previously inherited the leading role of Guy in London in the Tony-winning musical Once and has now stepped into the co-starring role of Charlie Price …

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Friday, September 23, 2016

Amanda Holden & More Will Be Stepping Out in the West End by

Amanda Holden, Angela Griffin, Tracy-Ann Oberman, Tamzin Outhwaite and Nicola Stephenson will be Stepping Out in the West End when Richard Harris's award-winning comedy opens at the Vaud…

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Friday, September 2, 2016

Tony Nominees Ruth Wilson, Tom Edden & More Set for National Theatre's Upcoming Season by

The rumors were true and two-time Olivier winner and Tony nominee Ruth Wilson (Constellations) is set to take on the title role in Hedda Gabler at the U.K.’s National Theatre. The new …

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Friday, August 26, 2016

James Corden On The Fruits Of ‘Carpool Karaoke’, The Internet And Those Emmy Nominations – AwardsLine by Matthewgrobar

Stepping in for Craig Ferguson as the host of CBS' The Late Late Show just 18 short months ago, Tony-winning actor James Corden was almost totally unknown stateside, with only the support o…

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Monday, August 22, 2016

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 8/22/16- James Corden by Stage Tube

Happy Birthday, James Corden In 2004, Corden played the role of Timms in the original London stage production of Alan Bennett's play The History Boys, as well as in the Broadway, and Sydney …

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Friday, August 19, 2016

Charisma, Brassroots and ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS at Bank Holiday River Stage Festival by Marianka Swain

On 26-29 August the National Theatre brings a jam-packed programme of work to the River Stage Festival. Experience the joy that is Brassroots exquisite techno and house sets from Charisma an…

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Spotlight On...Eric Cotti by Michael Block

Name: Eric CottiHometown: Hanford, CAEducation: B.S. in Business Administration: Marketing and a Minor in Theater Arts from Cal Poly, San Luis ObispoSelect Credits: Stanley Stubbers in One M…

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Wednesday, August 3, 2016

People You Should Know . . . Joseph Discher by Zack Calhoon

Joseph Discher (Director) directed the world premiere of Butler at New Jersey Repertory company. He has been directing, casting and producing for over twenty years. Selected d…

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Wednesday, June 15, 2016

One Man, Two Guvnors – review by Michael Billington

Adelphi, LondonTransfers can be tricky. But Richard Bean's updated version of Goldoni's comic classic seems, if anything, even funnier than it did at the National. The text has been shortene…

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Friday, June 10, 2016

BWW Exclusive: Ken Fallin Draws the Stage - Tonys Host James Corden! by Ken Fallin

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with renowned caricature artist Ken Fallin, a life-long theater enthusiast, who has drawn many Broadway and Off-Broadway productions. Below, check out his latest …

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Thursday, June 9, 2016

Tony Award Countdown: 30 Years In 30 Days, ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS' James Corden Has 'Em Rolling In The Aisles, 2012 by Michael Dale

The 2016 Tony Award host was voted Best Actor in a Play for his hilarious slapstick performance.

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Tony Awards FAQ! Everything You Need to Know About Broadway's Biggest Night of 2016 by Lindsey Sullivan

The 70th annual Tony Awards ceremony is almost here! We’ve pulled together some frequently asked questions about Broadway’s starriest ceremony so you can find all of the answers …

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Wednesday, June 1, 2016

ENTER TO WIN: See James Corden in ‘One Man, Two Guvnors’ on Screen by #cota

Fathom Events, BY Experience, and National Theatre Live are presenting a special encore screening of the uproarious play, One Man, Two Guvnors on Tuesday, June 21. For a list of participati…

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Monday, May 30, 2016

Bring on the understudy! Does it matter if the star isn't in the show? by Alexis Soloski

As James Corden fans waiting to see One Man, Two Guvnors in the West End now know, the big-name actor may not be the one you see on stage. But sometimes these performances are the bestYou've…

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Saturday, May 28, 2016

Review: One Man, Two Guvnors (Court Theatre) by Scotty Zacher

Director Charles Newell and company are determined to provide a good time, and they definitely succeedIt’s worth the trip to Hyde Park and you’ll still come away with a better knowledge …

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Thursday, May 26, 2016

Review: One Man, Two Guvnors/Court Theatre by Kevin Greene

RECOMMENDED The integration of improvisation, scripted text and fourth wall breaks is surprisingly smooth in Court Theatre’s Midwest premiere of “One Man, Two Guvnors” after its succe…

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Sunday, May 22, 2016

Wacky British fun at 'One Man, Two Guvnors,' but only to a point by Chris Jones

If you are a fan of "Carpool Karaoke" and the other excellent shtick to be found on "The Late Late Show With James Corden," then you largely have "One Man, Two Guvnors," the current show at …

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Thursday, May 5, 2016

Clown in Chicago with Christopher Bayes by Bt

Chicago actors, you too can train with the Christopher Bayes, commedia dell'arte and movement consultant for Court's produciton of One Man, Two Guvnors. Click here to read more about Chris'…

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Thursday, March 10, 2016

Tony awards 2012: Was James Corden's acceptance speech too cheesy? by Guardian Staff

James Corden has been awarded best actor in a play for his performance in One Man, Two Guvnors, at the Tony awards 2012. During his acceptance speech, Corden fought back the tears as he than…

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Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Timothy Edward Kane to star in Court's 'One Man, Two Guvnors' by Morgan Greene

Court Theatre has announced casting for the Chicago premiere of Richard Bean's "One Man, Two Guvnors." Starring as Francis Henshall, the role James Corden won a Tony Award for in 2012, is T…

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Timothy Edward Kane to star in Court's 'One Man, Two Guvnors' by Morgan Greene

Court Theatre has announced casting for the Chicago premiere of Richard Bean's "One Man, Two Guvnors." Starring as Francis Henshall, the role James Corden won a Tony Award for in 2012, is Ti…

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Friday, February 19, 2016

Theater review: Slapstick British farce "One Man, Two Guvnors" plays at Vintage by Joanne Ostrow

Depending how you feel about slapstick, farce, British music hall comedy, cases of mistaken identity and high-speed alliteration, "One Man, Two Guvnors" by Richard Bean may be just your cup…

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