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The Father (Richmond Theatre)

Florian Zeller’s emotional and difficult play, translated into English by Christopher Hampton, had its UK premiere in October 2014 at the Theatre Royal Bath.

Since then it has been to London on three occasions, and in all its versions Kenneth Cranham has been the cornerstone of the cast as André, the eighty-year old whose life starts to fracture because of the Alzheimer’s which causes his memory to fail.  510 more words


Olivier Awards 2016: The Winners

Another video from the Official London Theatre gang, this time with commentary from the winners of the 2016 Olivier Awards.

Quick bites from Matt Henry, Judi Dench, Denise Gough, Kenneth Cranham, Drew McOnie. 28 more words


Kenneth Cranham (star of Wolvercote Tongue) wins Olivier Award.

Kenneth Cranham who played Cedric Downes in the Morse episode ‘The Wolvercote Tongue’ last night won the best actor Olivier award for ‘The Father’ by Florian Zeller. 123 more words


THEATRE REVIEW: The Father, Duke of York's Theatre

played until 26 March

All of a sudden, Florian Zeller has become the man of the moment in London theatre. An acclaimed playwright in his homeland of France and across Europe, his works had never been performed in English until autumn 2014. 427 more words


Review - The Father, Duke of Yorks's Theatre

Florian Zeller‘s The Father  has been knocking around for a while now and is currently back in the West End for a season that is limited even by today’s limited season standards before heading out on tour. 527 more words


Further Casting Announced for The Father

As The Father prepares to return to the West End for a limited run at the Duke of York’s Theatre, further casting has been announced for the production.  322 more words


The Father to Return to West End for Five Weeks Only

Following on from hugely successful runs at the Theatre Royal Bath, the Tricycle Theatre and Wyndham’s Theatre, Florian Zeller’s play The Father is set to return to the West End for a limited season only it has been announced.  243 more words