Press Nights

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Zoë Rainey: Romeo & Juliet Press Night

25 May, 2016 - 3 years ago Zoe Rainey
Zoe Rainey plays Lady Montague in Romeo & Juliet, directed by Kenneth Branagh, opening at the Garrick Theatre in the West End. Earlier in the season, Zoe played Emilia in A Winters Tale with Judi Dench, and Harlequinade with Zoe Wanamaker. The Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company, working in collaboration with artistic associates, director Rob Ashford and designer Christopher Oram, presents an exceptional series of plays that bring together a remarkable group of

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John Cummins: Don Quixote Press Night (RSC)

3 March, 2016 - 3 years ago John Cummins | Sainou Talent Agency London
It's Press Night tonight of the Royal Shakespeare Company's new production of Don Quixote, with Sainou's John Cummins in the cast. After a lifetime of reading books on chivalry, Don Quixote decides to embark on a quest of his own. Taking up a lance and sword, he sets out to become a wandering knight, defending the helpless and vanquishing the wicked. Hopelessly unprepared and increasingly losing his grip on reality, he travels across Spain accompanied by his faithful and equally ill-suited squire.

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John Cummins: Press Night of Doctor Faustus (RSC)

11 February, 2016 - 3 years ago John Cummins | Sainou Talent Agency London
It's Press Night of the RSC's new production of Doctor Faustus at the Swan Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon. Sainou's John Cummins plays Cornelius/Evil Angel in Marlowe's notorious tale of vanity, greed and damnation, directed by Maria Aberg. John also has roles coming up in The Alchemist and Don Quixote, directed by Polly Findlay and Angus Jackson respectively, making up the Royal Shakespeare Company's 2016 Swan Season. For more information on the upcoming season, click

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Paul Kemp: RSC Wendy and Peter Pan Press Night

25 November, 2015 - 3 years ago Paul Kemp | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Laura Doddington
Paul Kemp plays Smee in Wendy & Peter Pan, opening to the press at the RSC Swan Theatre in Stratford this evening. Ella Hickson's acclaimed re-telling of JM Barrie's classic children's story wowed audiences when it opened in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in 2013, and due to overwhelming public demand, Jonathan Munby's spectacular sell-out production returns for

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Zoe Rainey: Winter’s Tale & Harlequinade Press Day

7 November, 2015 - 4 years ago Zoe Rainey
Zoe Rainey plays Emilia in Kenneth Branagh's The Winter's Tale at the Garrick Theatre, which has its press performance today, back-to-back with Harlequinade in which Zoe also appears. A Winter's Tale, Shakespeareʼs timeless tragicomedy of obsession and redemption, is reimagined in a new production co-directed by Rob Ashford and Kenneth Branagh, following their triumphant staging of Macbeth in Manchester and Manhattan. Harlequinade follows a classical theatre company whose intrigues and dalliances are surprisingly revealed with increasingly calamitous consequences in an affectionate

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Oliver Llewellyn-Jenkins: The Hairy Ape Press Night

29 October, 2015 - 4 years ago Oliver Llewellyn-Jenkins
Oliver Llewellyn-Jenkins opens to the press this evening in The Hairy Ape at the Old Vic Theatre as part of Matthew Warchus's first season as artistic director. Richard Jones directs this production. A classic expressionist masterpiece by Nobel prize-winner Eugene O’Neill, The Hairy Ape tells the story of Yank, played by Bertie Carvel, a labourer who revels in his status as the strongest stoker on a transatlantic ocean liner. But when Yank is called a ‘filthy beast’ by the overbred daughter

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Sarah Amankwah: Press Night of The Crucible (Manchester Royal Exchange)

23 September, 2015 - 4 years ago
Sarah Amankwah plays the role of Tituba in The Crucible at The Royal Exchange, Manchester, which has its Press Night tonight. Betty Parris lies in a trance after a childish game spins out of control, and accusations of witchcraft are quickly manipulated by those with something to gain. However, when false allegations reach fever pitch, the devout community of Salem descends into a cauldron of hysteria it can never return from. Written in the 1950s when the insidious fear of communism gripped

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Oliver Llewellyn-Jenkins: Royal Court’s The Twits

14 April, 2015 - 4 years ago Oliver Llewellyn-Jenkins
Oliver opens to the press this morning at The Royal Court theatre in the world premiere of Roald Dahl's The Twits, adapted by Enda Walsh. Mr and Mrs Twit are not very nice. In fact they’re extremely nasty. They’re nasty to each other, and they’re VILE to everyone else. The show will run until the end of May. Oliver plays the Monkey Son in his Royal Court

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Nick Malinowski: The Captain of Kopenick

5 February, 2013 - 6 years ago
Nick Malinowski features in The Captain of Kopenick at the Olivier Theatre, National Theatre. This is a new English version of Carl Zuckmayer's savagely funny comedy adapted by Ron Hutchinson. Released after fifteen years in prison, trapped in a bureaucratic maze, petty criminal Wilhelm Voigt wanders 1910 Berlin in desperate, hazardous pursuit of identity papers. Luck changes when he picks up an abandoned military uniform in a fancy-dress shop and finds the city ready to obey his every command. At the

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