Tagged: Edward Bennett

Cheap Seats’ Performances of 2016 0

Cheap Seats’ Performances of 2016

2016 is nearly over and, despite not getting to see nearly as much theatre as we’d like, we’ve seen lots of performances that we will long remember. We couldn’t list all the people who have...

Love’s Labours Lost/Much Ado About Nothing @ Chichester Festival Theatre 0

Love’s Labours Lost/Much Ado About Nothing @ Chichester Festival Theatre

There’s something special about seeing a Shakespeare play for the first time – so the chance to see two, on the same day and in linked productions couldn’t be missed. A couple of years ago...

RSC To Transfer 6 Plays To London In 2016 0

RSC To Transfer 6 Plays To London In 2016

Following the four Shakespeare history plays, King & Country: Shakespeare’s Great Cycle of Kings, which kicked off 2016 at the Barbican Theatre, the touring production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream: A Play for the Nation...

Casting announced for the European premiere of Orson’s Shadow 0

Casting announced for the European premiere of Orson’s Shadow

Final casting is announced today for the European premiere of Orson’s Shadow, a critically acclaimed comedy by Austin Pendleton, about the time when Hollywood giants Orson Welles and Laurence Olivier worked together for the first...

The Rehearsal @ The Minerva, Chichester 0

The Rehearsal @ The Minerva, Chichester

60 or so years ago Jean Anouilh’s works were popular enough for the BBC to broadcast a recording of him reading one of his plays in the original French. These days he’s hardly a household name,...