Monday, September 26, 2016

Double anniversary: Perfect Pitch and marriage by Chris Grady

It’s gone ubiquitously mainstream. And don’t anyone say it’s “the War Horse effect”. The passion for puppetry across the industry has been growing rapidly for at least twenty years…

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Why aren’t more drama schools teaching puppetry? by Susan Elkin

It’s gone ubiquitously mainstream. And don’t anyone say it’s “the War Horse effect”. The passion for puppetry across the industry has been growing rapidly for at least twenty years…

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Sunday, September 25, 2016

War Horse director pulls the strings to stage puppet version of Victor Hugo tale by Dalya Alberge

Tom Morris is hoping to repeat his success with the first world war classic story in a new play at the Bristol Old VicThe spectacular staging of War Horse, with lifelike equine puppets, has …

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Friday, September 23, 2016

Odds & Ends: Jeremy Irvine Set for Buried Child, Comedy Central to Air Lewis Black's Broadway Show & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Jeremy Irvine Set for West End's Buried Child Screen favorite Jeremy Irvine (Steven Spielberg’s War Horse, The Ra…

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War Horse Film Star Jeremy Irvine Joins West End Cast of Sam Shepard’s Buried Child by Mark Shenton

He joins the previously announced Ed Harris and Amy Madigan.

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Jeremy Irvine Joins Golden Globe Winners and Oscar Nominees Ed Harris and Amy Madigan in BURIED CHILD by BroadwayWorld

One of the finest actors of his generation, Jeremy Irvine Steven Spielberg's War Horse, The Railway Man, Now is Good and forthcoming films Fallen, Billionaire Boys Club, and This Beautiful F…

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NEWS: War Horse film star Jeremy Irvine makes West End debut in Buried Child by Press Releases

One of the finest actors of his generation, Jeremy Irvine (Steven Spielberg’s War Horse, The Railway Man, Now is Good and forthcoming films Fallen, Billionaire Boys Club, and This Beautifu…

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Theatre News: Jeremy Irvine cast in Buried Child at Trafalgar Studios

The War Horse actor will join Ed Harris and Amy Madigan in the play

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Thursday, September 22, 2016

Jeremy Irvine to Join Cast of West End's BURIED CHILD by BroadwayWorld

The Daily Mail has reported that 'War Horse' star Jeremy Irvine will join Ed Harris and Amy Madigan in the upcoming West End revival of Sam Shepherd's Buried Child.

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Theatre News: Michael Morpurgo's Running Wild to tour UK

The adaptation of the War Horse author's novel will open in Chichester

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Thursday, September 15, 2016

Review: Five-Year Phenomenon of ‘Curious Incident’ Boosted by New Cast by Mark Beech

It is a National Theatre production which has proved to be a runaway success. It moved out of Southbank and into the West End. Its title references a tormented animal, it has a happy ending,…

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Wednesday, September 14, 2016

War Horse puppets fetch £68k at auction by David Hutchison

A set of original War Horse puppets has been sold at a charity auction for a total of £68,000. The puppets were

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Tuesday, September 13, 2016

LET THERE BE LIGHT: Paule Constable On Risks, Sexism and Having Opinions by Marianka Swain

The latest instalment in our series showcasing Britain's best lighting designers focuses on the four-time Olivier and two-time Tony Award winner Paule Constable. She's worked on numerous lan…

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Thursday, September 8, 2016

Duncan Macmillan and 59 Productions Adapt Paul Auster's CITY OF GLASS, Premiering March 2017 by Marianka Swain

CITY OF GLASS, the first part of Paul Auster's landmark three-part novel, The New York Trilogy, will be brought vividly to life in spring 2017 in a dazzlingly original stage adaptation by To…

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Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Jon Hoche & More Tapped for Qui Nguyen's Vietgone Off-Broadway by

Jon Hoche (War Horse), Jennifer Ikeda (Top Girls), Raymond Lee (Farah Goes Bang), Samantha Quan (4 Wedding Planners) and Paco Tolson (Peter and the Starcatcher) have been enlisted for the Ne…

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Tuesday, August 23, 2016

‘War Horse’ Puppets to Aid Charity in Bonhams Auction by Mark Beech

The puppets that were central to the success of the West End hit play “War Horse” are now being pressed back into service at Bonhams – to help charity.Anyone who saw the larger-than-li…

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Thursday, August 18, 2016

946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips, Shakespeare's Globe, review: 'A winningly rumbustious family show' by Paul Taylor, Paul Taylor

Theatre's love-affair with the writings of War Horse author Michael Morpurgo continues with this stage version of his 2006 novella

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Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Spotlight On...Sarah Moore by Michael Block

Name: Sarah MooreHometown: Fort Lauderdale, FLEducation: Hartt School, BFA, Actor TrainingSelect Credits: The Witches, Hartford Stage's A Christmas Carol, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Stage Do…

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Full set of War Horse puppets to be auctioned by Bonhams in September by Georgia Snow

A set of original War Horse puppets is to go up for auction later this year, in what is being described as

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Tuesday, June 28, 2016

4th of July Discounts

It's always a good time to see a Broadway show, but on this holiday weekend many shows are offering 40% off tickets including Chicago, The Crucible, The Curious Incident of the Dog …

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Saturday, June 18, 2016

Sounds of India at The Lincoln Centre’s ‘White Light Festival’ by Bibhu Pattnaik

The art and culture of South India will be the centerpiece of the prestigious music festival held annually at the renowned Lincoln Centre in New York. The 7th season of Lincoln Centre’s …

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Sunday, June 5, 2016

Singer and Actor, Matt Doyle Takes on “Tony,” Now More (Un)Controlled by #cota

By Steve Schonberg (@CntrOnTheAisle) Just six months in, Broadway star and singer-songwriter Matt Doyle (The Book of Mormon, War Horse) has already achieved a banner year, with a major mil…

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Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Running Wild, Regent's Park Open Air Theatre by Miriam Gillinson

Running Wild is a theatrical safari with no expenses spared. This latest stage adaptation of a novel by Michael Morpurgo (of War Horse fame) boasts a jungle-full of puppets - a majestic elep…

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Sunday, May 22, 2016

Running Wild review – Michael Morpurgo animal magic rivals War Horse by Lyn Gardner

Regent’s Park Open Air theatreAn elephant which saves a girl from the 2004 tsunami is the real draw – alongside orangutans and the wave itself – of Samuel Adamson’s spectacleIf you h…

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Friday, May 13, 2016

Toby Olie: ‘We want our puppetry to appeal to everyone – like Pixar’ by Nick Smurthwaite

Thanks to the success of The Lion King and War Horse, theatrical puppetry has undergone a radical image transformation over the past

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Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Odds & Ends: Proof Jon Snow's Resurrected, Danielle Brooks on Life-Changing Purple & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Proof Jon Snow's Resurrected What happened to Jon Snow? He's alive and well and in London's West End (sorry, co…

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Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Lotty’s War UK Tour by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo A mesmerizing story of passion, courage and sacrifice, Lotty’s War is a thriller set in WWII enemy occupied Channel Islands. Based on a true story this critically acclaimed…

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Wednesday, April 13, 2016

National Theatre Live to Bring THE AUDIENCE, WAR HORSE & More Back to Cinemas as Part of Encore Series by BroadwayWorld

National Theatre Live hasannounced that a selection of their most celebrated and acclaimed broadcasts will be returning to cinemas in 2016. These broadcasts will feature Tony Award winner am…

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Could It Be? Yes, It Could! Broadway Favorite Matt Doyle Will Lead West Side Story at Paper Mill Playhouse by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The Jets and Sharks are rolling into New Jersey! Matt Doyle and Belinda Allyn will lead the upcoming Paper Mill Playhouse production of West Side Story as Tony and Maria, respectively. The p…

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Monday, April 11, 2016

Review: The New York Pops Presents The Music of John Williams: From Spielberg to Star Wars by Pj Grisar

It’s hard to divorce the music of John Williams from the moments it underscores on screen. An evening of the composer’s music presented at the close of the New York Pops’ …

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