Kenneth Branagh Newswire

Kenneth Branagh Newswire

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  1. Hamlet is to be staged at The Jungle camp by a touring Shakespeare's Globe companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Sunday Herald

    ... et remains one of his most popular plays, with movie adaptations starring the likes of Laurence Olivier, Sir Kenneth Branagh and Mel Gibson in the title role.

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  2. Red Velvet Reviewed: Adrian Lester Plays American Playing African, Quite BrilliantlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Londonist

    ... Garrick, and August Wilson's storming Ma Rainey's Black Bottom at the Lyttleton. Red Velvet continues in the Kenneth Branagh Plays at the Garrick season until 27 February. London saw this production on complimentary tickets.

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  3. This week in the West End: Adrian Lester gives the performance of a lifetime in Red VelvetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Radio Times

    ... how long it took a well-connected actress to put Aldridge back on stage. Let's hope this short run part of Kenneth Branagh Company's year-long residency at The Garrick isn't his last. Red Velvet is at The Garrick until 27th February. Kenneth Branagh ...

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  4. 'Pan' review: Grim, bizarre prequelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... precious glowing stuff provides the youth serum coveted by the pirate Blackbeard, played by Hugh Jackman in Kenneth Branagh's "Wild Wild West" goatee, a pederastic air and Alastair Sim's teeth. Blackbeard's war against the natives, a multiculti ...

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  5. A Hot Winter's Tale on the DanforthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Torontoist

    ... ruin his jealousy has wrought, watches black-and-white home videos of his dead wife and son. (Interestingly, Kenneth Branagh's recent production of The Winter's Tale in London's West End also began with a home movie.) The rest of the first part then ...

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  6. Alex Macqueen, Claudie Blakley & More Join Cast of Kenneth Branagh...Read the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    It is announced today that Claudie Blakley , Marcus Fraser, Mark Hadfield and Alex Macqueen will join previously confirmed cast members Kenneth Branagh and Rob Brydon in the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company's new comedy The Painkiller. The fifth production in the Plays at the Garrick season will play from 5 March until 30 April with press night on 17 March.

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  7. A tale of two play-readingsRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Times Online

    ... BFI's It's possibly a good time to be rediscovering Rattigan. Here's what John Stokes wrote in the TLS about Kenneth Branagh's recent revival of Harlequinade at the Garrick Theatre: "Despite some mawkish tributes to the lovable 'madhouse' that is ...

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  8. Sir Kenneth Branagh's younger sister to bring Shakespeare with a 1950s twist to Lancaster CastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    THEATRICAL director Joyce Branagh - younger sister of Sir Kenneth - is staging a "rom-com take" on Shakespeare's Measure for Measure in the dramatic surroundings of Lancaster Castle. Demi-paradise Productions will be bringing their acclaimed brand of indoor promenade theatre back into the castle, for what will be their tenth promenade Shakespeare production.

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  9. Miranda Raison (Hermione) and Kenneth Branagh (Leontes) in The Winter's Tale.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The Age

    It's been almost 46 years since Melbourne saw Judi Dench doubling as Hermione and Perdita, mother and daughter, in Trevor Nunn's triumphant production of The Winter's Tale with Elizabeth Spriggs in role of the older woman Paulina. Now Dench is playing Paulina herself to Kenneth Branagh's Leontes, and they're both superb.

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  10. The Winter's Tale review: Kenneth Branagh and Judi Dench superb in dazzling Shakespearean showcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Sydney Morning Herald

    It's been almost 46 years since Melbourne saw Judi Dench doubling as Hermione and Perdita, mother and daughter, in Trevor Nunn's triumphant production of The Winter's Tale with Elizabeth Spriggs in role of the older woman Paulina. Now Dench is playing Paulina herself to Kenneth Branagh's Leontes, and they're both superb.

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  11. The Winter's Tale: Kenneth Branagh and Judi Dench give Shakespeare a cinematic spinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | The Age

    Judi Dench and Kenneth Branagh in The Winter's Tale. Branagh decided to approach Shakespeare's play by thinking of it in terms of cinema.

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  12. Film Knights: Ian McKellen And Ken Branagh Joust Over Shakespeare On FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Londonist

    An outraged Ian McKellen yesterday recalled his reaction at hearing Kennneth Branagh was making a film of Henry V back in the late 80s. "What?! How dare he? - was my reaction.

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  13. Martin McDonagh's Hangmen Named Best New Play at U.K's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Playbill

    ... Judi Dench took the Trewin Award for Best Shakespearean Performance for her recent performance as Paulina in Kenneth Branagh and Rob Ashford's production of The Winter's Tale at the Garrick Theatre. James Fritz and David Moorst respectively won ...

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  14. Polish court: lease of Hitler's WWII bunker rightly canceledRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... he was executed. Stauffenberg' deed inspired the 2009 Hollywood movie "Valkyrie" starring Tom Cruise and Kenneth Branagh. After the war, the area became part of Poland. The Wolf's Lair is now a major tourist attraction visited by some 200,000 ...

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  15. The hero's journey Shakespeare charts in history plays coming to Hong KongRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | South China Morning Post

    ... The Sir Peter Hall version of Henry V came out at the height of Vietnam; the Adrian Noble version, starring Kenneth Branagh came out in 1984 soon after England had been at war with Argentina in the Falkland Islands; the most recent previous version ...

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  16. The Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company's Red Velvet Begins Tonight at the GarrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company presents Red Velvet , the third production in the inaugural Plays at the Garrick season. The production, which originally premiered at the Tricycle Theatre in 2012 before transferring to St Ann's Warehouse in New York in 2014, will play at the Garrick Theatre from tonight 23 January until 27 February 2016.

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  17. Polish court axes lease on Hitler's bunkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | The Times of Israel

    ... he was executed. Stauffenberg' deed inspired the 2009 Hollywood movie "Valkyrie" starring Tom Cruise and Kenneth Branagh. After the war, the area became part of Poland. The Wolf's Lair is now a major tourist attraction visited by some 200,000 ...

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  18. Poland right to end firm's lease of Hitler's Wolf's Lair complex, court rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | The Japan Times

    ... he was executed. Stauffenberg's deed inspired the 2009 Hollywood movie "Valkyrie" starring Tom Cruise and Kenneth Branagh. After the war, the area became part of Poland. The Wolf's Lair is now a major tourist attraction visited by some 200,000 ...

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  19. Froggatt, Branagh visit darker side on PBSRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | USA Today

    ... Critics Association winter press tour Tuesday, isn't the only PBS Masterpiece star going to dark places. Kenneth Branagh, who spoke at a separate panel, discussed the fourth and final season of Masterpiece Mystery !'s Wallander (May 8, check local ...

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  20. Polish court: lease of Hitler's WWII bunker rightly canceledRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... he was executed. Stauffenberg' deed inspired the 2009 Hollywood movie "Valkyrie" starring Tom Cruise and Kenneth Branagh . After the war, the area became part of Poland. The Wolf's Lair is now a major tourist attraction visited by some 200,000 ...

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