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Franc Ashman: Nine Night (National Theatre)

23 March, 2018 - 1 month ago Frances Ashman | Sainou Talent Agency London | Copyright (c) Nick Gregan
Franc Ashman is to play Lorraine in Natasha Gordon’s debut play Nine Night - a touching and funny exploration of the rituals of family. Gloria is gravely sick and when her time comes, the celebration begins. For Gloria’s children and grandchildren, marking her death with a party that lasts over a week is a test. The traditional Jamaican Wake is Nine nights of music, food, sharing stories – and an endless parade of mourners. Roy Alexander Weise directs this new play with

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Paul Rider: Chicago (West End)

23 March, 2018 - 1 month ago
Paul Rider joins the cast of Chicago in West End playing leading role Amos Hart. He stars alongside Academy Award-winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr as Billy Flynn, Ruthie Henshall as Mama Morton, Sarah Soetaert as Roxie and Josefina Gabrielle as Velma. Last seen at the Garrick Theatre in 2012, the production will celebrate its 21st anniversary as the longest-running musical on Broadway. Based on Maureen Dallas Watkins' 1926 play of the same name, Chicago is the thrilling tale of 1920's nightclub

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The Twilight Zone

31 October, 2017 - 6 months ago Frances Ashman | Sainou Talent Agency London | Copyright (c) Nick Gregan
FRANC ASHMAN joins the cast of The Twilight Zone at the Almeida Theatre. Between light and shadow, science and superstition, fear and knowledge is a dimension of imagination. An area we call the Twilight Zone. Adapted by Anne Washburn (Mr Burns) and directed by Olivier Award-winner Richard Jones, this world premiere production of the acclaimed CBS Television Series The Twilight Zone lands on stage for the first time in its history. Or its present. Or its future. Stage magic and fantasy unite as

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Waleed Elgadi – RSC Rome Season

23 March, 2017 - 1 year ago Waleed Elgadi | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Cameron Slater
Waleed Elgadi opens in the RSC's Rome Season in Stratford-Upon-Avon, prior to a London transfer. This season leads with four of Shakespeare’s most political and bloody plays, set in and around ancient Rome. Julius Caesar begins the season, with the politics of spin and betrayal turning to violence in a race to claim the empire, after the all-conquering Caesar returns from war. Next is Antony & Cleopatra. Following Caesar’s assassination and his own rise to power, Mark Antony chooses a life of decadent

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William Travis : Ghosts Press Night

23 November, 2016 - 1 year ago
Home Theatre Manchester presents Ghosts which opens to the press this evening starring William Travis as Jacob. The Olivier Award winning Polly Findlay directs this new production of Henrik Ibsen’s masterpiece, Ghosts. It tells the story of a woman who’s spent years creating the illusion of a happy marriage to a successful, charming man. Long after his death, she is still trapped by the emotional after-effects of the truth – that he was a serial adulterer and a reckless alcoholic. Stifled by

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Michelle Francis: School of Rock Press Night

14 November, 2016 - 1 year ago Michelle Francis | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Faye Thomas
The Original London cast of School of Rock open to the press this evening with Sainou's Michelle Francis as Mrs Williams. The show features music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by Glenn Slater and a book by Julian Fellowes. The production is directed by Laurence Connor. Andrew Lloyd Webber’s West End production plays at the New London Theatre. School of Rock - The Musical is based on the film of the same name which originally starred Jack Black and follows a failed, wannabe

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Franc Ashman: The Royale

4 November, 2016 - 1 year ago Frances Ashman | Sainou Talent Agency London | Copyright (c) Nick Gregan
Franc plays Nina in the Bush Theatre's production of The Royale, which opens tonight. Jay ‘The Sport’ Jackson dreams of being the undisputed heavyweight champion of the world. But it’s 1905 and, in the racially segregated world of boxing, his chances are as good as knocked out. Told in six rounds and set in a boxing ring, The Royale is inspired by the often overlooked story of Jack Johnson, a boxer who – at the height of the Jim Crow era –

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Dimitri Gripari: Breaking The Code (Royal Exchange)

2 November, 2016 - 1 year ago
Dimitri Gripari makes his professional debut tonight in Breaking The Code at the Royal Exchange in Manchester. He will play the duel roles of Christopher Morcom and Nikos in Robert Hastie's new production. In the leafy surroundings of Bletchley Park at the height of the Second World War, a brilliant young mathematician called Alan Turing was working away at a problem. The creation of a machine. A machine that would crack the German Enigma code and win Britain the war. In the

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Sarah Amankwah: Amadeus Press Night

26 October, 2016 - 1 year ago Sarah Amankwah | Sainou Talent Agency London
The National Theatre presents Amadeus which opens to the press this evening starring Sarah Amankwah as Venticello. Peter Shaffer’s iconic play had its premiere at the National Theatre in 1979, winning multiple Olivier and Tony awards before being adapted into an Academy Award-winning film. This new production is directed by Michael Longhurst (Constellations, The World of Extreme Happiness). Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is a rowdy young prodigy who arrives in Vienna determined to make a splash. Awestruck by his genius, Court Composer Antonio Salieri

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Femi Elufowoju, Jr : The Hotel Cerise

25 October, 2016 - 1 year ago Femi Elufowoju, jr | Sainou Talent Agency London | Copyright (c) Adrian Lourie
Femi Elufowoju, Jr Directs The Hotel Cerise which opens to the press at The Theatre Royal Stratford East this evening. As America's first black president ends his eight years in office - Anita Mountjoy risks losing her family's beloved hotel and cherry orchard, where Martin Luther King rested and Miles Davis played. Are the family keepers of this proud history, or simply trapped by its ghosts? Can 'the audacity of hope' survive? Bonnie Greer's new play is set in and

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