Friday, March 30, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Timothy Doyle by Zack Calhoon

Timothy Doyle-Broadway: Fortune’s Fool (dir. Arthur Penn), Salomé (dir. Estelle Parsons), Peter Pan. Off-Broadway & Off-Off Broadway: Uncle Vanya (d…

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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

BWW Review: THE CHERRY ORCHARD, Union Theatre by Gary Naylor

Phil Willmott's The Cherry Orchard picks up Chekhov's action and moves it forward a decade or so to 1917, when the balance of power in Russia was tilted rather differently.

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Monday, March 19, 2018

The Cherry Orchard review at Union Theatre, London – ‘a bold adaptation’ by Paul Vale

Revolution and upheaval have played a major part in Phil Willmott’s season of plays at the Union Theatre this year. Detachment from

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Sunday, March 18, 2018

The week in theatre: The Cherry Orchard; Frankenstein; Buggy Baby – review by Kate Kellaway

Bristol Old Vic; Royal Exchange, Manchester; The Yard, London The Cherry Orchard springs to life in Michael Boyd’s thrillingly vital Bristol Old Vic production. In Manchester, April De Ang…

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Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Review: The Cherry Orchard at Bristol Old Vic by Lilith Wozniak

Send in the clowns: Rory Mullarkey's new Chekhov translation is staged in a thoroughly playful production. The post Review: The Cherry Orchard at Bristol Old Vic appeared first on Exeunt Mag…

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Monday, March 12, 2018

The Cherry Orchard, Bristol Old Vic — a thoroughly Russian production

Michael Boyd’s revival adds new dimensions to Chekhov’s drama

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‘It is one of the best staging’s BOV has produced in the past few years’: THE CHERRY ORCHARD – Bristol ★★★★★ by Kris Hallett

This Cherry Orchard is a production that showcases Michael Boyd, his ensemble, Chekhov and Bristol Old Vic at its very best. I love the theatre when it’s this good.

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The Cherry Orchard review – Michael Boyd's exquisite Chekhov debut by Charlotte Higgins

Bristol Old VicThe former artistic director of the Royal Shakespeare Company brings a mastery of mood to the Russian classicTime is advancing pitilessly on Lyubov Andreyevna Ranyevskaya and …

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Sunday, March 11, 2018

Review: ‘Breitwisch Farm’ Brings Chekhov to Wisconsin by Laura Collins-Hughes

Jeremy J. Kamps’s play — a smart but overloaded riff on “The Cherry Orchard” set on a family farm — doesn’t quite hit the right accent.

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Friday, March 9, 2018

Review: Review: The Cherry Orchard (Bristol Old Vic)

Michael Boyd directs this co-production between Bristol Old Vic and the Manchester Royal Exchange

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The Cherry Orchard review at Bristol Old Vic – ‘a vibrant production’ by Jeremy Brien

Playwright Rory Mullarkey`s forthright, faithful and funny new translation of Anton Chekhov`s final masterpiece, The Cherry Orchard, is tailor-made for the launch

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BWW Review: THE CHERRY ORCHARD, Bristol Old Vic by Tim Wright

The Bristol Old Vic has opened it's 'Year of Change' in spectacular fashion in this riveting new translation of Chekhov's final play The Cherry Orchard.

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Wednesday, March 7, 2018

INTERVIEW: Julius D’Silva talks The Cherry Orchard by Kris Hallett

I caught up actor Julius D’Silva one lunchtime at Bristol Old Vic on a break from rehearsal to discuss his work on The Cherry Orchard, reuniting with director Michael Boyd

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Tuesday, March 6, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Candy Buckley by Zack Calhoon

Candy Buckley-Broadway: Cabaret, After the Fall, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Cabaret, Scandalous, Ring Round the Moon. Off- Broadway: The Patron Saint of Sea Monsters, Valhalla, Shockheaded P…

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Video: Michael Boyd: 'We should embrace Chekhov's end-of-the-pier spirit'

The director of the upcoming revival of The Cherry Orchard explains why it took him so long to get to Chekhov

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Monday, March 5, 2018
Friday, March 2, 2018

Platonov Lives! by Leah Richards

Platonov Written by Anton Chekhov; translated and adapted by Laura Wickens Directed by Jessica Burr Presented by Blessed Unrest at the New Ohio Theatre, NYC February 17-March 11, 2018 …

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Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Designer Tom Piper stages Chekhov in-the-round at Bristol Old Vic by Rosemary Waugh

In staging The Cherry Orchard at Bristol Old Vic and Manchester’s Royal Exchange, the show’s designer, Tom Piper, is aiming to take

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Saturday, February 24, 2018

'The greatest play ever written': translating 'The Cherry Orchard' by Rory Mullarkey

Rory Mullarkey introduces his new version of Chekhov's masterpiece for Bristol Old Vic“The Cherry Orchard is the greatest play ever written,” I declared, confidently, aged 16, to my…

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'The greatest play ever written': translating The Cherry Orchard by Rory Mullarkey

'THE GREATEST PLAY EVER WRITTEN' Rory Mullarkey introduces his new version of The Cherry Orchard for Bristol Old VicRory Mullarkey introduces his new version of Chekhov's masterpiece fo…

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Friday, February 23, 2018

World Premiere of Brietwisch Farm to Play Town Stages by Olivia Clement

Jeremy J. Kamps’ new play examines modern-day politics and is inspired by Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard.

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Thursday, February 22, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Katie Hartke by Zack Calhoon

Katie Hartke-Esperance (Breitwisch Farm, Youth & Ambition, Twelfth Night), A.R.T. (Bedlam's Sense & Sensibility), 10 seasons with the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festiva…

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Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Review: Cole Porter and Anton Chekhov Mixed Together Could Be the Best Thing Since Vodka and Tonic by Michael Block

By Ed MalinSo you like the plays of Anton Chekhov?  But were you wondering what the aristocratic Russian characters in The Seagull were really feeling?  I mean, not just what they …

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Sunday, February 4, 2018

Brodsky/Baryshnikov is a meditation on mortality, with a little bit of dancing

The set for Mikhail Baryshnikov's tribute to Joseph Brodsky consists of a structure resembling a ruined old greenhouse—something you might picture surviving in a neglected corner of the Ra…

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Friday, February 2, 2018

Mr. Chekhov and Mr. Porter by Darryl Reilly

The first act is a faithful and skillful hour-long condensation of "The Seagull." The second act is a clever hour-long vaudeville-style amalgam of "The Cherry Orchard," "Uncle Vanya" and "Th…

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Inside Rehearsals for The Cherry Orchard Starring Kirsty Bushell and Jude Owusu by Hannah Vine

The co-production between Bristol Old Vic and Royal Exchange Theatre will begin March 1 in the U.K.

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Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsals for THE CHERRY ORCHARD at The Bristol Old Vic and Royal Exchange Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Michael Boyd's much anticipated production of The Cherry Orchard has begun rehearsals for the Bristol Old Vic and Royal Exchange Theatre co-production. Rory Mullarkey's brand-new translation…

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Monday, January 22, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Dan Domingues by Zack Calhoon

Dan Domingues is an associate artist with The Civilians.  Work with the company includes The Undertaking (BAM/Theatre de la Ville in Paris; Another Word For Bea…

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Monday, January 15, 2018

Theatre News: The Cherry Orchard Royal Exchange and Bristol Old Vic co-production announces full cast

Former RSC artistic director Michael Boyd will direct the production

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Full Cast Announced for Michael Boyd's THE CHERRY ORCHARD at Bristol Old Vic by BroadwayWorld

Full casting for Michael Boyd's much anticipated production of The Cherry Orchard is announced today as rehearsals begin for the Bristol Old Vic and Royal Exchange Theatre co-production. Ror…

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Tuesday, December 26, 2017

2017: Best shows from around the UK by The Stage

We asked our critics across the UK to pick their favourite production of the past 12 months The Cherry Orchard – Sherman Theatre,

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