Opening Nights

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Sarah Amankwah: Amadeus Press Night

26 October, 2016 - 2 years ago
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 - 2 years 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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Harley Johnston: City Of Tiny Lights (London Film Festival)

13 October, 2016 - 2 years ago Harley Johnston | Sainou Talent Agency London
City Of Tiny Lights opens tonight at the London Film Festival, with Harley Johnston as Stilla. Working from Patrick Neate’s adaptation of his own novel, Pete Travis (Dredd, Omagh) delivers a taut, hard-boiled crime thriller set in contemporary multicultural London. Tommy Akhtar (Riz Ahmed, soon to be seen in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story) is a private eye who lives with his father (Roshan Seth), a cricket obsessive who dissects games in crisp, precise RP English. When Melody (Cush Jumbo)

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Leila Hoffman: Prevenge at London Film Festival

13 October, 2016 - 2 years ago Leila Hoffman | Sainou Talent Agency London
Prevenge screens tonight at the London Film Festival, with Sainou's Leila Hoffman. “Kids today are spoiled, it’s like ‘mummy, I want a PlayStation; mummy, I want you to kill that man.’” Ruth is pregnant and full of murderous fury. Cloaked in ordinariness and with a sinister internal dialogue impelling her on, our highly cynical anti-heroine has a shape-shifting personality and a moral compass that’s gone AWOL. Alice Lowe’s directorial debut starts as a dark comedy, and just keeps getting darker. Like

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Lena Kaur: The Rover Press Night (RSC)

15 September, 2016 - 2 years ago
It's Press Night of The RSC's production of The Rover tonight at the Swan Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon, with Lena Kaur as Adriana. Passion. Heat. Sex… Amid the fast and furious world of the South American carnival, three wandering cavaliers roam in exile whilst three women looking for love and fighting for a little freedom explore this vibrant, frenzied, dizzying world. Aphra Behn was England’s first female professional playwright and a strong voice in early feminism. Loveday Ingram (The Merchant of Venice, 2001) returns

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John Cummins: The Alchemist Press Night (RSC)

14 September, 2016 - 2 years ago John Cummins | Sainou Talent Agency London
It's Press night for The RSC's London transfer of The Alchemist with Sainou's John Cummins as Ananias. When London is hit by an outbreak of the plague, the wealthy Lovewit flees to the country, leaving his townhouse in the hands of his trusted butler, Jeremy. But no sooner has his master left than Jeremy begins turning the house into a den of criminal activity. Assuming an alias, he recruits fellow conman Subtle and prostitute Doll Common to help him and

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Torn Press Night : Franc Ashman

13 September, 2016 - 2 years ago Frances Ashman | Sainou Talent Agency London | Copyright (c) Nick Gregan
Torn opens this evening at The Royal Court Theatre staring Franc Ashman as 2nd Twin . Generations of secrets have broken the Brook family. Siblings split-up, traded-off, treated differently. Angel, the youngest, has called a family meeting to sift through the wreckage. And she’s not leaving until they’ve confronted the truth about how and why her family failed her. Torn marks Nathaniel Martello-White’s Royal Court debut. The play runs Wednesday until Saturday 15 October 2016 in the Jerwood Theatre Upstairs. Press night

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Torn Press Night : James Hillier

13 September, 2016 - 2 years ago
Torn opens this evening at The Royal Court Theatre staring James Hillier as Steve. Generations of secrets have broken the Brook family. Siblings split-up, traded-off, treated differently. Angel, the youngest, has called a family meeting to sift through the wreckage. And she’s not leaving until they’ve confronted the truth about how and why her family failed her. Torn marks Nathaniel Martello-White’s Royal Court debut. The play runs Wednesday until Saturday 15 October 2016 in the Jerwood Theatre Upstairs. Press night is on

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Lena Kaur: Two Noble Kinsman (RSC) Press Night

24 August, 2016 - 2 years ago
Lena Kaur opens tonight in Stratford-Upon-Avon as The Lady of May in Two Noble Kinsman with the Royal Shakespeare Company. As part of the current RSC season, Lena will also play Adriana in The Rover, and Donna in Seven Acts Of Mercy. Two best friends, knights at arms, are captured in battle and imprisoned. From their window they see a beautiful woman and both fall instantly in love with her, turning from intimate friendship to jealous rivalry in the space of a minute. One

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Groundhog Day Press Night

16 August, 2016 - 2 years ago Matthew Malthouse | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) MUG Photography
It's Press Night of Groundhog Day tonight at the Old Vic, with MATTHEW MALTHOUSE (Jeff), and DAMIEN POOLE (Asst Dance Captain). Groundhog Day is a musical comedy with music and lyrics by Tim Minchin, and a book by Danny Rubin, based on his and Harold Ramis's original screenplay. It is directed by Matthew Warchus, with choreography by Peter Darling and design by Rob Howell. The show features an original score and lyrics by Australian comedian and lyricist Tim Minchin. The

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