Thursday, May 28, 2020

Is the Answer Virtual Reality? by Samuel Nicholls

Theatre has had to adapt swiftly and intelligently now that people are confined to their homes for the foreseeable future. Here, Sam Nicholls considers where the future may lie. Is it virtua…

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Saturday, May 9, 2020

Watching theatre online… How does it compare to the real thing? by Ayt Guest Writer

Sure, watching theatre online is great, especially at the moment, but how can it ever compare to the real thing? After watching and thoroughly enjoying some, Violet Mackintosh ponders over t…

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

NEWS: National Theatre At Home screens two versions of Frankenstein plus Antony & Cleopatra by Press Releases

After the popularity of its lockdown streamings of One Man, Two Guvnors, Jane Eyre, Treasure Island and tonight's Twelfth Night to coincide with Shakespeare's Birthday (23 April 2020), the N…

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Monday, April 13, 2020

“One Man, Two Guvnors” at The National Theatre by Aleks Sierz

Armchair theatre-lovers rejoice. During the lockdown, the National Theatre is streaming a selection of its past hits for free for one week at a time. These shows, originally filmed as part o…

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Thursday, April 9, 2020

Jane Eyre, National Theatre at Home review - a fiery feminist adaptation by Marianka Swain

Sally Cookson's take on Brontë is innately theatrical and ferociously resonant The National Theatre’s online broadcasts got off to a storming start with One Man, Two Guvnors – watched b…

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020

‘A superb choice to lift a nation’s spirits’: ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS – National Theatre (Online review) by Maryam Philpott

The first show in the National Theatre at Home programme was the 2011 smash-hit One Man, Two Guvnors, one of the great success stories of the Nicholas Hytner era, a cheeky farce written by R…

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Tuesday, April 7, 2020

VIDEO: Watch a ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS Reunion With James Corden and More

James Corden (Francis Henshall), Oliver Chris (Stanley Stubbers), Jemima Rooper (Rachel Crabbe), Nick Hytner (director) and Richard Bean (writer) reunited on a Zoom call to chat about One Ma…

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Watch a One Man, Two Guvnors Reunion With Original Star James Corden, Director Nicholas Hytner, and More by Mark Peikert

The National Theatre brought members of the cast and creative team back together as it makes its archive of filmed performances available to stream on YouTube.

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‘It transported me away from the grim news & into another world’: ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS – National Theatre (Online review) by Violet Mackintosh

Just as Hollywood produced slickly sweet, happiness-filled films during the Great Depression, this was the National’s attempt at lifting the nation’s spirits during the darkest times mos…

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Monday, April 6, 2020

‘This proves that staying in really does have its compensation’: ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS – National Theatre (Online review) by Aleks Sierz

These shows, originally filmed as part of the flagship’s NT Live project, are now available on its YouTube channel. The first is Richard Bean’s gloriously silly farce, One Man, Two, Guvn…

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Sunday, April 5, 2020

‘Trying to capture just a spark of that charge that comes with live theatre’: ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS – National Theatre (Online review) by Ian Foster

National Theatre at Home is a huge success. The type of scheme that only large institutions can hope to really pull off but even so, managing the kind of appointment-to-view occasion that wa…

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Saturday, April 4, 2020

‘As vibrantly funny as ever’: ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS – National Theatre ★★★★★ (Online review) by Emma Clarendon

It would be fair to say that right now what the British public need right now is a laugh – particularly if they are missing going to the theatre – which is why it was a stroke of genius …

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One Man, Two Guvnors, National Theatre at Home review – bliss, utter comic bliss by Aleks.sierz

NT Live version of this masterpiece of farce is now available for free Armchair theatre-lovers rejoice. During the lockdown, the National Theatre is streaming a selection of its past hits fo…

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Friday, April 3, 2020

National Theatre's Livestreamed ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS Reaches Nearly 1 Million Views

The National Theatre's first live streamed event, a YouTube broadcast of their play One Man, Two Guvnors, starring James Corden, proved to be a hit, garnering over 200,000 live views.

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‘Re-living the past so intensely is eerie’: ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS – National Theatre (Online review) by Tom Bolton

After the theatres closed, the National Theatre was quick to announce a free mini-season of online shows from their NT Live broadcasts, which immediately became the only evening bookings in …

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Coronavirus: 209k households tune in to watch National Theatre’s One Man, Two Guvnors stream by Georgia Snow

More than 200,000 households tuned in live to the first National Theatre at Home screening last night, which also attracted more than

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They don’t trust me with cheese by Artsjournal1

‘The man next to us is honking like a seal,’ whispered my friend Mel at the interval of One Man, Two Guvnors at the National Theatre back in 2011. Tonight the National Theatre will strea…

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Watch The National Theatre Live production of One Man, Two Guvnors now by Peter J Snee

Watch One Man, Two Guvnors with James Corden – a comedy hit filmed live on stage at London’s National Theatre

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Thursday, April 2, 2020

VIDEO: National Theatre's ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS Starring James Corden, Streaming Now!

The National Theatre has announced its new initiative, NATIONAL THEATRE AT HOME providing access to content online to serve audiences in their homes. Audiences around the world can stream NT…

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Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Intermission Talk: One Man, Two Guvnors, Your Screen by Steven Suskin

National Theatre Live brings James Corden and his Tony-winning performance into your home The post Intermission Talk: One Man, Two Guvnors, Your Screen appeared first on New York Stage Revie…

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One Man, Two Guvnors: Nicholas Hytner on the joy of farcing around by Interview By Chris Wiegand

The National Theatre’s smash-hit comedy starring James Corden will be streamed free worldwide on 2 April. Its director reflects on a runaway success One Man, Two Guvnors is based on Carlo …

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Friday, March 27, 2020

UK’s National Theatre To Start Weekly Webcasts Of Its Most Popular Productions by Artsjournal1

“The new two-month National Theatre at Home programme will begin with One Man, Two Guvnors, the Richard Bean comedy starring James Corden. The films will be shown at 7pm every Thursday to …

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

Didn't See James Corden's Tony-Winning Turn in One Man, Two Guvnors? Now's Your Chance to Watch It from Home by Andy Lefkowitz

Before rising to worldwide fame as host of The Late Late Show, James Corden took home a 2012 Tony Award for his comedic tour de force in Richard Bean's One Man, Two Guvnors. Now, a filmed …

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National Theatre to broadcast shows online on Thursdays by Mark Brown Arts Correspondent

Productions to be streamed on YouTube include James Corden in One Man, Two Guvnors Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Thursday night could become National Thea…

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Selection of National Theatre Live Productions Will Be Available to Stream for Free by Mark Peikert

The venerable London theatre will launch National Theatre at Home April 2 with James Corden in One Man, Two Guvnors.

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Jodie Prenger on Starring in London's A Taste of Honey and Naming Her Pet After a Fabulous Diva by Matt Wolf

Jodie Prenger came to attention as the winner of the BBC reality TV competition series I’d Do Anything in 2008, as a result of which she got to play Nancy in Oliver! in the West End for th…

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Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Helen Mirren and Jim Broadbent to Star in New Art Heist Movie The Duke by Dan Meyer

Playwright Richard Bean, of One Man, Two Guvnors and The Nap, co-writes the script.

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Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Slapstick is served with ‘One Man, Two Guvnors’ by Vienna Theatre Company by Leandra Lynn

One Man, Two Guvnors, written by Richard Bean and directed at Vienna Theatre Company by Eric Storck, is aggressively funny stuff. Played as big as possible, each character pays homage to Com…

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Tuesday, October 15, 2019

One That Got Away: The History Boys by JK

The good news is that the entire original cast of The History Boys was in the wonderful film version of this Olivier and Tony Award-winning play by Alan Bennett. The bad news is that I miss…

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Friday, October 11, 2019

One Man, Two Guvnors review at Nuffield Southampton Theatres – ‘overplayed but enjoyable’ by Dave Fargnoli

Telling the story of a buffoonish liar swindling those he should be serving, Richard Bean’s One Man, Two Guvnors – adapted from

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Friday, September 13, 2019

One Man, Two Guvnors review – a jolly romp wearing borrowed clothes by Mark Fisher

Derby theatreSarah Brigham’s revival of Richard Bean’s brilliant and chaotic comedy hoodwinks the audience into its games, but lacks the original’s taste for danger Such was the air of…

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