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  1. Last Chance To See Major West End Revival Of the MiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Audiences have four weeks left to see a major West End revival of Molire's classic comedy The Miser . The cast brings together two time Olivier Award-winner Griff Rhys Jones, who returns to the West End stage after a five year absence, British Comedy Award-winning Lee Mack who makes his West End debut and Mathew Horne.

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  2. Tantalising glimpse of Sudbury Gainsborough's House expansion which ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 8 | East Anglian Daily Times

    ... exclusively in this newspaper last October and has the backing of high-profile celebrities including Griff Rhys Jones and American Vogue editor Anna Wintour. The plans will see the neighbouring former labour exchange building demolished and replaced ...

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  3. From V&A to Sudbury for architects chosen to extend Gainsborough's HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | East Anglian Daily Times

    ... was revealed exclusively in the EADT last October and has the backing of high-profile celebrities including Griff Rhys Jones and American Vogue editor Anna Wintour, is being part financed by the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF). The HLF has provided ...

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  4. Ticket Sale: 24% Off Tickets For the MiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Sean Foley directs Griff Rhys Jones and Lee Mack in an adaptation of Molire's classic comedy The Miser at London's Garrick Theatre. Adapted by Foley and Phil Porter , The Miser is the rip-roaring comedy from one of France's greatest dramatists.

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  5. The Miser (Garrick Theatre) - ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | IndieLondon

    For some this may seem over the top, but stripping out the tragedy from MoliA re's classic and replacing it with more gags only leaves room for more laughter. Comedy legend Griff Rhys Jones is the moth-eaten, penny-pinching Harpagon who relishes in the thought that he may marry off his son, ClA ante , and daughter, A Naturally,his two children aren't so keen, as the candidates in question are old and ugly, and they would rather wed for love.

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  6. 12 must-see theatre shows starring David Tennant, Damian Lewis and Andrew ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | Radio Times

    ... of Molire's 1688 classic by Sean Foley and Phil Porter is a riotous gag-fest from start to finish. It sees Griff Rhys Jones take on the part of tight-fisted protagonist Harpagon, who wants to protect his money and marry his son and daughter off to ...

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  7. Meet the cast of Maigret's Night at the CrossroadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | Radio Times

    ... fame as one quarter of the Not the Nine O'Clock News team, along with Pamela Stephenson, Mel Smith and Griff Rhys Jones. He wrote the first series of The Black Adder with Richard Curtis, before Ben Elton replaced him as co-writer for Blackadder II, ...

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  8. Lee Mack really, really wants to be Doctor WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | Radio Times

    Lee Mack has revealed that he will "do anything" to play Doctor Who or even to get on the show as an extra. The comedian recently made his West End debut in The Miser, in which he stars alongside Griff Rhys Jones.

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  9. Don Juan in Soho review: David Tennant is irresistible as Moli re's infamous seducer ... ... ... ...Read the original story

    Mar 31, 2017 | Radio Times

    ... has seduced each and everyone of us into forgiving him practically anything. The Miser review: Lee Mack and Griff Rhys Jones star in a laugh-a-minute MoliA re adaptation a ...a ...a ... By signing up you are agreeing to RadioTimes.com's terms and ...

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  10. Nobel Prize-winning Cardiff University chancellor steps downRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | BBC News

    Sir Martin Evans said it had been an "honour and a privilege" to watch students graduate from the university in the ceremonial role since 2009. In 2014, a bid to appoint comedian Griff Rhys Jones as the chancellor was stalled at the last minute which led to Sir Martin taking up a second term.

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  11. BWW Review: the Miser, Garrick TheatreRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... retain a satirical edge, its main aim is to entertain - and it does so in spades. The widower Harpagon ( Griff Rhys Jones ) has a secret stash of money, but he refuses to make use of his wealth or even share it generously with his grown-up, but as ...

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  12. Stories of Three Women with Ties to the Middle East Make Up ANGEL &...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Directed by Michael Cabot and Emma Butler , and produced by Redbeard Theatre Ltd with Gilded Balloon Production, ANGEL & ECHOES begins performances on Tuesday, April 11 for a limited engagement through Sunday, May 7. The performance schedule is Tuesday - Friday at 7:15 PM;Saturday at 2:15 PM & 7:15 PM; and Sunday at 3:15 PM. Performances are at 59E59 Theaters .

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  13. Photo Flash: London's Garrick Theatre presents the Miser:Read the original story

    Mar 7, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Sean Foley directs Griff Rhys Jones and Lee Mack in an adaptation of Molire's classic comedy The Miser at London's Garrick Theatre. Adapted by Foley and Phil Porter, The Miser is the rip-roaring comedy from one of France's greatest dramatists.

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  14. Outside London 16bRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2017 | Diamond Geezer

    ... famous sons such as Douglas Adams, Cliff Richard, Noel Edmonds and Griff Rhys Jones, many might think that Brentwood is a fabulous and exciting place to live. However, none of these celebrities actually lived in the town. They all commuted in to ...

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  15. REVIEW: The Miser starring The Miser starring Griff Rhys Jones, Lee Mack and Mathew HorneRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2017 | Swindon Advertiser

    ... the essence of its unhinged plot. Fanatical about protecting his wealth, the paranoid Harpagon (played by Griff Rhys Jones) suspects everyone of trying to filch his fortune, and will go to any length to protect it. A matchmaker motivated only by ...

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  16. REVIEW: The Miser starring The Miser starring Griff Rhys Jones, Lee Mack and Mathew HorneRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2017 | This is Wiltshire

    ... the essence of its unhinged plot. Fanatical about protecting his wealth, the paranoid Harpagon (played by Griff Rhys Jones) suspects everyone of trying to filch his fortune, and will go to any length to protect it. A matchmaker motivated only by ...

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  17. The Miser starring Griff Rhys Jones, Lee Mack and Mathew HorneRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2017 | Swindon Advertiser

    GRIFF Rhys Jones stars as Harpagon in Moliere's The Miser which is at the Theatre Royal Bath until February 18. I've always found Sean Foley's high-octane style of comedy very funny. He asked me to do something a long time ago that I couldn't do but we met up again more recently and we discussed doing some Moliere.

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  18. BeFunky CollageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | This is Bath

    A major West End revival of MoliA re's classic comedy The Miser starring Griff Rhys Jones, Lee Mack and Mathew Horne is set to appear at the Theatre Royal Bath from Wednesday, February 8 to Saturday February 18. The play has been newly adapted by Sean Foley and Phil Porter, and will be presented in Bath and Richmond, prior to opening at the Garrick Theatre in London's West End. Directed by multi award-winning Sean Foley, the company also features Saikat Ahamed, Ryan Gage, Simon Holmes, Andi Osho, Michael Webber, Ellie White and Katy Wix.

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  19. Coming Soon: The Miser at the Garrick Theatre, opens 1st March, tickets from a 32.00Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The First Post

    Actor, writer, presenter, comedian and two-time Olivier award-winner Griff Rhys Jones returns to the West End alongside BAFTA and British Comedy Award winning comedian Lee Mack, who is making his West End debut in this hilarious new adaption by Sean Foley and Phil Porter of Moliere's classic comedy, The Miser opening at the Garrick Theatre from 1 March 2017. Fanatical about protecting his wealth, the paranoid Harpagon suspects all of trying to flinch his fortune and will go to any length to protect it.

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  20. Griff Rhys Jones on his lifelong passion of planting treesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... row. When gloomy thoughts of mortality, inevitability, mutability and funeral expenses tend to wallow up Griff Rhys Jones has a solution - plant trees Get your hands dirty and dig holes for twigs. Trees are a solace and balm. Trees ground you. They ...

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