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  1. Sydney Theatre Company appoints Jonathan Church as new artistic directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Rupert Goold, The Judas Kiss with Rupert Everett and directed by Neil Armfield, Sweeney Todd with Michael Ball and Macbeth with Patrick Stewart. He has a strong reputation in Britain with the critics. The Guardian's Michael Billington once wrote ...

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  2. Sydney Theatre Company appoints Jonathan Church as new artistic directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Age

    ... Rupert Goold, The Judas Kiss with Rupert Everett and directed by Neil Armfield, Sweeney Todd with Michael Ball and Macbeth with Patrick Stewart. He has a strong reputation in Britain with the critics. The Guardian's Michael Billington once wrote ...

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  3. Patrick Stewart on Joining Taylor Swift's Squad: 'I Don't Know Where You Go After That, Honestly!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | People

    He's played a space captain, a mutant professor and Macbeth, but Sir Patrick Stewart 's latest role? A member of Taylor Swift 's crew! "She's coming to Los Angeles soon, so I'm hoping that we're going to connect. I mean, Ian [McKellen] and I are in the squad now, so right on!" the actor, 75, told reporters at the premiere of his upcoming Starz show Blunt Talk .

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  4. Benedict Cumberbatch's Plea for a Digital-Free Theater Sparks Internet FirestormRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... chastising patrons who use mobile phones in disruptive ways during performances. In 2013, during his performance in "Macbeth" at Trafalgar Studios , James McAvoy stopped to yell at a fan he caught filming the show. And in 2014, Kevin Spacey famously ...

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  5. Benedict Cumberbatch urges theatergoers to stop taking photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... cool onstage at Trafalgar Studios in 2013 when he spotted a fan sizing him up for a shot while he was starring in Macbeth, and Kevin Spacey took aim at an audience member whose phone started ringing during a performance of Clarence Darrow at ...

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  6. Benedict Cumberbatch urges theatergoers to stop taking photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | SFGate

    ... cool onstage at Trafalgar Studios in 2013 when he spotted a fan sizing him up for a shot while he was starring in Macbeth, and Kevin Spacey took aim at an audience member whose phone started ringing during a performance of Clarence Darrow at ...

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  7. Benedict Cumberbatch begs fans not to film his HamletRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | The First Post

    ... is not the first time electronic devices have upset stage performers. In 2013, James McAvoy stopped a performance of Macbeth to ask an audience member to stop filming the show. Last year Kevin Spacey snapped at an audience member after he was ...

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  8. Benedict Cumberbatch shocks fans by 'using the f-word' during...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Daily Mail

    ... fans filming on mobile phones. In 2013, James McAvoy scolded an audience member he caught filming his performance of Macbeth at Trafalgar Studios. And last year, Kevin Spacey was distracted by a ringing phone at the Old Vic theatre. 'If you don't ...

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  9. Benedict Cumberbatch Requests Fans to Not Record his Hamlet PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 9 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... irretated and reacted to audience distraction. Back in 2013, James McAvoy caught a person filming his performance in Macbeth. Hugh Jackman was performing in "A Steady Rain" in 2009. He was interrupted by a ringing mobile phone. He was fuming over ...

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  10. Benedict Cumberbatch Urges Theatre Fans To Stop Taking Pictures From The AudienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 9 | ContactMusic.com

    ... cool onstage at Trafalgar Studios in 2013 when he spotted a fan sizing him up for a shot while he was starring in MACbeth, and Kevin Spacey took aim at an audience member whose phone started ringing during a performance of Clarence Darrow at ...

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  11. The Current X-Men Franchise May Go On A Lot Longer Than We Thought, Get The DetailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Cinema Blend News

    ... need Fassbender and McAvoy to lead the charge. The former might even be up for an Oscar nomination after this year's Macbeth and Steve Jobs . Fox is also prepping to release Deadpool starring Ryan Reynolds and Gambit starring Channing Tatum next ...

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  12. Ian McKellen on CGI, the One Character He Wants to Play and Why He...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Daily Actor

    "Each part will have its challenges and I like that because if you're trying to solve a problem you're fully engaged" - Ian McKellen Sir Ian McKellen is an immense talent, with a wealth of experience. In a professional acting career that has spanned over fifty years, McKellen has turned his hand to an array of different roles, from Macbeth, to Gandalf, to the X-Men's Magneto.

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  13. Patrick Stewart on the complications of having a young wife Sunny OzellRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Mail on Sunday

    ... Trek: The Next Generation. He was fast approaching 70, and running away from the Hollywood lifestyle by appearing as Macbeth at a theatre nearby. Ozell had just turned 30, and was making a name for herself as a singer in the jazz clubs of New York. ...

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  14. Roger Rees Memorial Set for September 21 at The New Amsterdam TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the Royal Shakespeare Company . He played Malcolm in the Trevor Nunn 1976 stage and 1978 television production of Macbeth. Most famously, Rees created the title role in the original production of The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby, David ...

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  15. PICTURED: Do you Love (Actually) Caterham restaurant's Bill Nighy-inspired makeover?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | This is Local London

    Caterham's acting heroes Bill Nighy and Jon Finch have inspired the new look at a restaurant in the town. Former John Fisher School pupil Bill Nighy, 65, is best-known for his performances in the likes of Pirates of the Caribbean and Love Actually whereas Finch starred in Alfred Hitchcock's Frenzy and Roman Polanski's Macbeth.

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  16. Aubrey Morris: Actor with a quirky, disquieting demeanour who was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Independent

    ... grooms and clowns, would surely have found the sinister echo in the part of Seyton when he played it to Paul Rogers' Macbeth and Coral Browne's Lady Macbeth in 1956. The company also included Richard Burton, who played Henry V in 1955, with Morris ...

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  17. Sony Inks Home Video Deal With Oz-Based Transmission FilmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Deadline

    ... titles from Transmission's sister company See-Saw Films , including the Ian McKellen-Laura Linney pic Mr. Holmes and Macbeth , starring Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard.

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  18. McKellen puts own spin on SherlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... with Derek Jacobi on TV." Having performed some of the most challenging roles in the history of British literature - Macbeth, Iago and Richard III amongst them - McKellen wasn't exactly daunted by the prospect of taking on the role of Sherlock ...

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  19. Ian McKellen Asked A Straight Friend To Draw A Diagram To Help Him Play A Love Scene With A WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Queerty

    ... believe them? So I think it was just an excuse. And I didn't want to cut myself off from the possibility of playing Macbeth or King Lear or many of the - Uncle Vanya - parts that are resolutely straight. And that would be, for me, cutting off my ...

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  20. Ian McKellen talks about playing Sherlock HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... I've played so many parts that have been played magnificently by so many other actors. When you think of Hamlet and Macbeth and King Lear, you know you're not alone, and that's a comfort. To be another Holmes might not have been particularly ...

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