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  1. Clive Rowe To Star In Uk Tour Of Hip Hop Musical in the WillowsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    Olivier award-winning actor, 'the nation's favourite pantomime dame', and star of BBC's The Story of Tracey Beaker, Clive Rowe will star as 'Mr Badger' in the UK tour of IN THE WILLOWS, a brand new musical from the award-winning Metta Theatre, opening at the Exeter Northcott on 22 February 2019, and touring the UK until June. IN THE WILLOWS transforms Kenneth Grahame 's well-loved tale into a thrilling new hip hop musical, written and directed by Poppy Burton-Morgan ,with music from award-winning composer Pippa Cleary and groundbreaking hip-hop Composer Keiran Merrick, set and lighting design by William Reynolds , costume design by Ryan Dawson Laight , and with choreography from Rhimes Lecointe .


  2. Things To Do Today In London: Tuesday 16 OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Londonist

    SLOW FASHION: Packed to the rafters with donations from celebs and influencers, this is a one stop shop to help fashionistas look good and do good. Everything is pre-loved and people can buy, donate and customise clothes, saving great threads heading to landfill.


  3. Gecko Announce Barbican Debut Marking Next Phase Of UK's Leading ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 |

    Renowned physical theatre company Gecko marks its debut at the Barbican, one of London's biggest stages, with The Wedding as part of the line-up for prestigious London International Mime Festival 2019, the capital's longest established international theatre season. This is the first time a UK theatre company has been programmed at the Barbican as part of the LIMF main theatre programme.


  4. New Repertory Theatre Presents So Deep is the NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 |

    New Repertory Theatre presents So Deep is the Night: An Evening of Song with Ute Gfrerer, a cabaret-style concert for one night only, Monday, October 29, 2018 at 7:30pm. Gfrerer will be accompanied by Asher Denburg and Caitlin Thomas .


  5. Trevor Phillips Joins AfroLife.TV BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Oct 4, 2018--AfroLife.TV announces that writer and broadcaster Trevor Phillips joined the leadership team and Board of Advisors. Trevor has amassed a wealth of knowledge over the years from his extensive involvement with multiple businesses, foundations, and charities.


  6. INTERVIEW: Actor Richard Cant on Maydays at the RSCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Stratford Herald

    THERE'S something tremendously likable about Richard Cant, who is appearing in the RSC's production of Maydays, which opens tonight, Tuesday. He has a lovely manner, friendly and engaged; he has pale blue eyes that frequently crinkle in merriment; and when he speaks his tones are polite old school English but without pomposity.


  7. Things To Do In London On New Year's EveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Londonist

    Whether you want to start 2019 with a massive party, or would like to spend the last day of 2018 in an altogether more chilled manner, there are plenty of ways to celebrate New Year's Eve and see in 2019 in London. Browse the best events taking place in the capital on 31 December, and get those New Year's Eve plans wrapped up.


  8. Home Presents the Maids By Jean Genet Directed By Lily Sykes December 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 |

    Full casting is today announced for HOME's major new production of Jean Genet 's The Maids , between Friday 16 November - Saturday 1 December 2018. Based on the true story of murderous duo The Papin sisters, Genet's infamous The Maids is a radical modern classic.


  9. Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with a Guide for the Homesick at Trafalgar StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 |

    Ahead of the European debut at Trafalgar Studios from 16 October - 24 November, A Guide for the Homesick, releases rehearsal images and trailer. The powerful new play by the award-winning American writer Ken Urban stars Douglas Booth and Clifford Samuel and is directed by Jonathan O'Boyle .


  10. BroadwayWorld UK Awards 2018: Gary Naylor's NominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 |

    It's usually a tricky task to sieve so varied a catalogue of plays, musicals, operas etc. into the best and the er... not so best, but this year, it's been easy.


  11. Baba Yaga the witch heads from deep dark wood to deep dark car park for York MedialeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 | York Press

    WHAT happens when you take an ancient Slovakian folk tale and re-imagine it for a multi-storey car park in York? The answer can be found at Piccadilly Car Park, Merchantgate, in York theatre maker Hannah Davies's new "immersive, site-specific audio experience" Baba Yaga, as part of the York Mediale 2018 festival of digital arts from October 1 to 6 at 7pm nightly. "Lisa is running from someone, or something.


  12. Bbc Symphony Orchestra To Celebrate 60th Anniversary Of Paddington BearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 |

    The BBC Symphony Orchestra and conductor Ben Palmer will be joined by special guest narrator, Simon Russell Beale and Blue Peter presenter, Lindsey Russell as they take Michael Bond 's Paddington on two family-friendly, fun-filled, musical escapades at the Barbican Centre . This project on Sunday 7 October comes as part of the 60th anniversary celebrations for Paddington Bear, as the brand marks the first publication date of A Bear Called Paddington in 1958.


  13. Layers of LondonRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 22 | Bookofjoe

    A map of London, as it was during the era of the Tudor monarchs has been released by Layers of London . It lets you add a layer to a standard modern map, and then zoom in and around London as the Henrys and Elizabeth would have known it.


  14. Creative Team Announced For the Funeral DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 |

    Papatango today announce the creative team for The Funeral Director by Iman Qureshi - winner of the 10th annual New Writing Prize. The creative team includes Artistic Director and co-founder of Damsel Productions, Hannah Hauer King , 2017 winner of Best Design at the Wales Theatre Awards, Amy Jane Cook , WhatsOnStage Award and two time Off West End Award nominee for Best Lighting Design, Jack Weir and Max Pappenheim who has extensive credits across London and Broadway and is currently working on Hogarth's Progress at Rose Theatre Kingston.


  15. Will The Royal Opera House's New Look Tempt You Inside?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Londonist

    Never been inside the Royal Opera House? Its newly completed refit is designed to lure in the soprano-dodging masses with attractive public spaces, cafes and the like, open throughout the day. The opera building in Covent Garden has always had such facilities, but they've never struck us as particularly welcoming, or even obvious, unless you're already plugged into the venue's activities.


  16. Taylor's Mac's Holiday Sauce Comes to Town Hall December 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 |

    Taylor Mac's Holiday Sauce, the latest installment of the artist's award-winning A 24-Decade History of Popular Music project, will return to The Town Hall in New York City for another skewering of the sacred and the secular on Tuesday, December 11th at 8pm. A follow-up to its debut at The Town Hall in December 2017, the show explores Christmas as calamity, upending our yuletide traditions and celebrating the holiday in all of its dysfunction with the families you choose to love.


  17. Festival for artists with learning difficulties in South NorwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Croydon Guardian

    A free mini-festival run by a theatre company for artists with learning disabilities will be held in South Norwood this weekend. 'A Bit of a Do' is a three-day celebration of theatre, dance and comedy, run by the Drunken Chorus company.


  18. Hannah and Hanna in Dreamland Makes Uk Premiere This AutumnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 |

    Summer 1999. Margate's beaches are packed with day-trippers.... and its hotels filled with Kosovan asylum seekers - including Hanna , a survivor of Europe's most recent genocide.


  19. Britain's quirkiest wedding venues revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2018 | Daily Mail

    When the registry office just won't do! From a vintage fairground to caves, windmills and even abandoned TUNNELS, Britain's most unique wedding venues revealed From the dress to the cake, every bride wants to do all she can to ensure her big day stands out from the rest. But it seems some couples will go to any length to make their nuptials unique, hiring out weird and wonderful venues including vintage fairgrounds, crumbling castle ruins, caves and windmills.


  20. Glasgow lighting designer Lizzie Powell's bright ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | Evening Times

    IT WAS during a spell performing plays for free in and around London that theatre -lover Lizzie Powell had a bright idea. "My friends and I had set up this theatre company to build up experience, and I always preferred being backstage," she explains.