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Monday, November 30, 2020

NEWS: NT launches new streaming service National Theatre at Home by Press Releases

The National Theatre, in partnership with Bloomberg Philanthropies, has launched National Theatre at Home, a brand-new streaming platform making their much-loved productions available onli…

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NEWS: Run of Les Misérables – The Staged Concert is extended due to latest Government restrictions on seating capacity by Press Releases

The run of Les Misérables –The Staged Concert at London’s Sondheim Theatre has been extended to 28 February 2021, with performances beginning on 5 December.

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Friday, November 27, 2020

NEWS: Sam Tutty & Emily Redpath will star in a filmed theatre production of Romeo & Juliet by Press Releases

A new filmed theatre production of William Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet starring Sam Tutty and Emily Redpath in the title roles, with direction by Nick Evans, has been announced.

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NEWS: Studio 3 Arts present their festive family theatre adaptation of The Princess & the Pea with a twist by Press Releases

This Christmas Studio 3 Arts will present their family theatre adaptation of The Princess and the Pea performed from 10-20 December 2020 at various times throughout the day. This fully socia…

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NEWS: Government tier system announcement receives a mixed reaction by Press Releases

There has been a mixed response from theatres up and down the country to the Government’s announcement detailing which areas of England will fall into which Tier when the second lockdown c…

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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

NEWS: Immersive audio experience We step outside and start to dance by Alison Carr is now available by Press Releases

We step outside and start to dance is a new immersive audio experience – now available – written by award-winning North East playwright Alison Carr.

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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

NEWS: New Coronavirus restrictions will limit capacity in Tier 1 & 2 theatres & close those in Tier 3 by Press Releases

When England moves back into a Tier system at 12.01am on 2 December 2020, indoor theatre performances will be allowed in Tiers 1 and 2 with an audience of 1,000 socially distanced people or …

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Monday, November 23, 2020

NEWS: Mischief Movie Night will replace Magic Goes Wrong at the Vaudeville for a limited festive season by Press Releases

The producers of Magic Goes Wrong have announces that they have decided to put back reopening until October 2021 when they hope to re-start at the Vaudeville Theatre without social distancin…

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NEWS: Old Vic’s In Camera: Playback series gives audiences the chance to revisit past streamed productions by Press Releases

The Old Vic has announced In Camera: Playback, a limited series offering people the chance to revisit the first three live streamed Old Vic: In Camera productions.

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Friday, November 20, 2020

NEWS: Matthew Horne & Emily Atack join the cast of The Understudy at the Palace Theatre by Press Releases

Matthew Horne, Emily Atack, Adelayo Adedayo, Lucy Briggs-Owen and Jake Ferretti have joined the cast of an exclusive semi-staged rehearsed reading of The Understudy at London’s Palace…

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NEWS: Will & Grace’s Megan Mullally will make her West End musical debut in Anything Goes opposite Robert Lindsay by Press Releases

Emmy & SAG Award winner Megan Mullally (Will & Grace) will make her West End musical debut as Reno Sweeney in Anything Goes opposite Tony, Olivier & BAFTA Award winner Robert Lin…

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Thursday, November 19, 2020

NEWS: The Stage Awards & The Stage 100 will celebrate theatre’s response to the Coronavirus pandemic by Press Releases

The Stage has today announced that The Stage Awards and The Stage 100 will return in 2021 to recognise organisations and individuals who have gone above and beyond in the industry’s respon…

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Wednesday, November 18, 2020

NEWS: Trevor Nunn directs Lisa Dwan in anniversary production of Happy Days at Riverside Studios by Press Releases

Anthology Theatre, in association with Riverside Studios, presents the 60th anniversary production of Samuel Beckett’s Happy Days. Trevor Nunn directs Lisa Dwan as Winnie, continuing their…

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NEWS: National Theatre’s Death Of England: Delroy will be streamed for free & returns to live performances in spring 2021 by Press Releases

Death of England: Delroy, which was mid-way through its run at the National Theatre before it was forced to close, will be streamed for free on YouTube on 27 November 2020 at 7pm GMT and ret…

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Tuesday, November 17, 2020

NEWS: Further casting & new dates for socially distanced season at Curve by Press Releases

Leicester’s Curve theatre has revealed new dates and further casting for its upcoming season of socially distanced performances.

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Monday, November 16, 2020

NEWS: Capital Theatres & Pitlochry Festival Theatre announce new joint venture, the Musical Commissioning Hub by Press Releases

Under the new strategy of its chief executive Fiona Gibson, Capital Theatres intends to develop its third theatre space, The Studio, starting with the creation of exciting new Scottish music…

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Sunday, November 15, 2020

NEWS: ATG announces free NHS tickets & casting for pantomimes across the UK by Press Releases

Ambassador Theatre Group has announced that all tickets for the first performance of their pantomimes, produced by Qdos Entertainment in Manchester, Bristol, Milton Keynes, Stoke-on-Trent a…

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Friday, November 13, 2020

NEWS: Royal Shakespeare Company’s Winter 2020 programme mixes online events & socially distanced live shows by Press Releases

Royal Shakespeare Company’s Winter 2020 programme mixes online events & socially distanced live shows including Tales for Winter (a season of epic tales celebrating the essence of live…

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Tuesday, November 10, 2020

NEWS: Productions including Kinky Boots & 42nd Street are made available on new streaming platform Stage2View by Press Releases

The first stage shows to be released on brand new streaming platform Stage2View will include the critically acclaimed, Tony and Olivier Award-winning productions of Kinky Boots and An Americ…

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Monday, November 9, 2020

NEWS: Dates & full cast are announced for the digital tour of The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk being broadcast from Bristol Old Vic by Press Releases

Wise Children, Kneehigh and Bristol Old Vic have announced dates for the digital tour of Daniel Jamieson’s The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk directed by Emma Rice. The production will feature M…

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NEWS: Jacqueline Jossa, Matt Jay-Willis, Lucie Jones, Sandra Marvin, Cedric Neal & more join Brian Conley in A Christmas Carol at the Dominion The by Press Releases

A star cast including Jacqueline Jossa, Matt Jay-Willis, Lucie Jones and Cedric Neal will join Brian Conley in the new, musical staged concert of Alan Menken, Lynn Ahrens and Mike Ockrent’…

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Friday, November 6, 2020

NEWS: A re-imagined & re-designed Beauty & the Beast begins a UK & Ireland tour in May 2021 by Press Releases

Disney’s Olivier Award-winning stage musical Beauty and the Beast is to be re-imagined and re-designed in a completely new production staged by the original award-winning creative team, an…

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NEWS: The world premiere of The Osmonds: A New Musical will tour from August 2021 by Press Releases

THE OSMONDS: A New Musical will receive its world premiere at London’s New Wimbledon Theatre on 26 August 2021, as part of a UK and Ireland tour, which will run through to 30 April 2022.

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Thursday, November 5, 2020

NEWS: Eleanor Lloyd is appointed President of the Society of London Theatre by Press Releases

It has been announced at that Eleanor Lloyd will be the new President of the Society of London Theatre (SOLT). The appointment follows the conclusion of Kenny Wax’s three-year tenure.

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Tuesday, November 3, 2020

NEWS: Oliver Dowden confirms theatre rehearsals & streamed performances without audiences can go ahead by Press Releases

Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden has confirmed via social media that rehearsals can go ahead at arts venues during the forthcoming four-week Coronavirus lockdown from 5 November to 2 December…

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Monday, November 2, 2020

NEWS: Andrew Lincoln will star as Scrooge in The Old Vic’s In Camera production of A Christmas Carol by Press Releases

Andrew Lincoln will star as Ebenezer Scrooge in this year’s Old Vic: In Camera version of Jack Thorne’s A Christmas Carol from 12-24 December 2020.

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Sunday, November 1, 2020

NEWS: Coronavirus rules mean return to theatre lockdowns across UK by Press Releases

Scores of productions devised to comply with social distancing have become casualties of the national lockdown that will run for one month from 5 November to 2 December 2020 in response to t…

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Friday, October 30, 2020

NEWS: New Almeida Theatre season offers 3 world premieres including a new play by Lolita Chakrabarti by Press Releases

Almeida Theatre artistic director Rupert Goold has announced a socially distanced season of three world premieres for Christmas 2020 and into 2021.

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NEWS: Jersey Boys is set to open London’s new Trafalgar Theatre in April 2021 by Press Releases

The Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning musical Jersey Boys returns to London’s West End, opening at the new multi-million pound reinstated Trafalgar Theatre, with a new, larger auditor…

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Thursday, October 29, 2020

NEWS: Southwark Playhouse’s winter season includes new production of Constellations & three musical livestreams by Press Releases

The next show announced in Southwark Playhouse’s winter season is Nick Payne’s Constellations starring Ronkẹ Adékoluẹjo and Oliver Johnstone and directed by Jonathan O’Boyle.

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020

NEWS: Hampstead Theatre announces casting & extension for its production of The Dumb Waiter by Press Releases

Acclaimed stage and screen actors Alec Newman and Shane Zaza have been cast in Hampstead Theatre’s 60th anniversary production of Harold Pinter’s The Dumb Waiter which due to popular dem…

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