Lynette Linton: 'This is what I always wanted, it's all I have ever wanted' | Carousel, Interviews, Picks - The Stage

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Lynette Linton: 'This is what I always wanted, it's all I have ever wanted' | Carousel, Interviews, Picks  The Stage

Director and playwright Lynette Linton is artistic director of London's Bush Theatre – she talks about her ambitions for the theatre.

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NT Live director Tony Grech-Smith: 'The first time I got into the Olivier Theatre, it felt like I'd arrived' - The Stage

June 17, 2019 - 1:00pm
NT Live director Tony Grech-Smith: 'The first time I got into the Olivier Theatre, it felt like I'd arrived'  The Stage

Tony Grech-Smith talks about his journey from script supervisor to directing NT Live broadcasts of shows including Yerma and Julius Caesar, the challenges of ...

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The Week Ahead: Mamet and Malkovich's Bitter Wheat, opera superstars and Ben Forster's musical biography - LondonTheatre.co.uk

June 17, 2019 - 10:33am
The Week Ahead: Mamet and Malkovich's Bitter Wheat, opera superstars and Ben Forster's musical biography  LondonTheatre.co.uk

On Tuesday (18th June), Adam Guettel and Craig Lucas's 2005 Broadway musical The Light in the Piazza, which won its composer that year's Tony for best ...

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'Theatre must never shy away from tackling important issues' - Michael Longhurst on production of Europe - The New European

June 14, 2019 - 6:22am
'Theatre must never shy away from tackling important issues' - Michael Longhurst on production of Europe  The New European

TIM WALKER speaks to Michael Longhurst about the Donmar Theatre's revival of Europe - and why he is keen that it sends a very political message.

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Red Bull Theater Announces Selections for THE NINTH ANNUAL SHORT NEW PLAY FESTIVAL - Broadway World

June 13, 2019 - 5:08pm
Red Bull Theater Announces Selections for THE NINTH ANNUAL SHORT NEW PLAY FESTIVAL  Broadway World

Red Bull Theater today announced the selections for their ninth annual festival of 10-minute plays of heightened language and classic themes, featuring two ...

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London theatre 2019: Best plays, musicals and West End shows still to come this year - Evening Standard

June 13, 2019 - 9:51am
London theatre 2019: Best plays, musicals and West End shows still to come this year  Evening Standard

Just when you think the arts calendar couldn't get anymore packed, another show is announced. Whether it's Caryl Churchill dropping four surprise new plays or ...

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BWW Review: SWEAT, Gielgud Theatre - Broadway World

June 13, 2019 - 4:14am
BWW Review: SWEAT, Gielgud Theatre  Broadway World

At a quieter moment of Lynn Nottage's Sweat, Jessie (Leanne Best) stands with a cake celebrating her 43rd birthday in Mike's Tavern. If not for the bartender ...

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Should theatre tackle Brexit head-on? An interview with David Greig - Financial Times

June 13, 2019 - 12:01am
Should theatre tackle Brexit head-on? An interview with David Greig  Financial Times

Turbulent times call for mighty plays. That's certainly the view at the Donmar Warehouse, where new artistic director Michael Longhurst is about to open his ...

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Actor Nancy Carroll: 'As long as my body serves me, I want to use it. It's my tool bag' - The Stage

June 12, 2019 - 8:01pm
Actor Nancy Carroll: 'As long as my body serves me, I want to use it. It's my tool bag'  The Stage

As Olivier award-winning actor Nancy Carroll prepares to play Hester Collyer in a revival of Terence Rattigan's The Deep Blue Sea, The Stage finds a performer ...

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Review: Oldcastle sees `Red' - so should you - Bennington Banner

June 12, 2019 - 4:57pm
Review: Oldcastle sees `Red' - so should you  Bennington Banner

BENNINGTON — My associates and friends throughout the world of visual and performing arts often express surprise when they learn that once, in a faraway ...

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One Night in Miami review – Ali goes toe-to-toe with Malcolm X and Sam Cooke - The Guardian

June 12, 2019 - 2:00pm
One Night in Miami review – Ali goes toe-to-toe with Malcolm X and Sam Cooke  The Guardian

Pitch-perfect performances enliven Kemp Powers' impressive play, punchily debating racial tensions in 1960s America.

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London theatre 2019: Best plays, musicals and West End shows still to come this year - Evening Standard

June 11, 2019 - 8:01am
London theatre 2019: Best plays, musicals and West End shows still to come this year  Evening Standard

A complete guide to the best theatre to see in London for the rest of 2019.

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Sule Rimi Interview - LondonTheatre.co.uk

June 11, 2019 - 7:34am
Sule Rimi Interview  LondonTheatre.co.uk

Read our Sule Rimi Interview at LondonTheatre.co.uk.

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Sule Rimi Interview - LondonTheatre.co.uk

June 11, 2019 - 6:51am
Sule Rimi Interview  LondonTheatre.co.uk

Read our Sule Rimi Interview at LondonTheatre.co.uk.

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Lynn Nottage, the two‑time Pulitzer winner who can read a country's fortune - The Times

June 10, 2019 - 7:01pm
Lynn Nottage, the two‑time Pulitzer winner who can read a country's fortune  The Times

In 2011 the playwright Lynn Nottage travelled to Reading in Pennsylvania, which had just been declared the poorest town in America. She meant to write a play ...

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Actor Damian Lewis Explores A World 'Of Ego And Power' On Showtime's 'Billions' - WVTF

June 10, 2019 - 2:14pm
Actor Damian Lewis Explores A World 'Of Ego And Power' On Showtime's 'Billions'  WVTF

DAVE DAVIES, HOST: This is *FRESH* AIR. I'm Dave Davies in for Terry Gross, who's off this week. Our guest today, actor Damian Lewis, has become something ...

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Actor Damian Lewis Explores A World 'Of Ego And Power' On Showtime's 'Billions' - WKNO FM

June 10, 2019 - 2:06pm
Actor Damian Lewis Explores A World 'Of Ego And Power' On Showtime's 'Billions'  WKNO FM

DAVE DAVIES, HOST: This is *FRESH* AIR. I'm Dave Davies in for Terry Gross, who's off this week. Our guest today, actor Damian Lewis, has become something ...

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Actor Damian Lewis Explores A World 'Of Ego And Power' On Showtime's 'Billions' - Valley Public Radio

June 10, 2019 - 2:04pm
Actor Damian Lewis Explores A World 'Of Ego And Power' On Showtime's 'Billions'  Valley Public Radio

DAVE DAVIES, HOST: This is *FRESH* AIR. I'm Dave Davies in for Terry Gross, who's off this week. Our guest today, actor Damian Lewis, has become something ...

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The BC Long Read: Talking With Susan Wokoma About Crazyhead, Abortion Comedy and The Year Of The Rabbit. - Bleeding Cool News

June 10, 2019 - 3:00am
The BC Long Read: Talking With Susan Wokoma About Crazyhead, Abortion Comedy and The Year Of The Rabbit.  Bleeding Cool News

Tonight sees the debut of Susan Wokoma's new comedy thriller, The Year Of The Rabbit, alongside Matt Berry and Freddie Fox. It's been a long time coming.

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'Hadestown' wins Tony Award for best new musical - KSBW The Central Coast

June 9, 2019 - 11:36pm
'Hadestown' wins Tony Award for best new musical  KSBW The Central Coast

The Latest: Celia Keenan-Bolger wins first Tony Award for her role as Scout in 'To Kill a Mockingbird'

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