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John Boyega To Star In 'Woyzeck' At Old Vic, Jack Thorne Adapting The Modern Classic

BREAKING: Star Wars: The Force Awakens‘ John Boyega will hit the boards in 2017 in an adaptation of Woyzeck at the Old Vic. The ubiquitous Jack Thorne will script the adaptation of the iconic story about a lowly, downtrodden soldier who ends up killing his wife. 328 more words

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Bookshop of the Month: May

The co-owners of Calder Bookshop never intended becoming booksellers. They were looking for central London performance space, and when they found it, there happened to be a bookshop attached. 33 more words

Books

THEATRE REVIEW: Elegy starring Zoe Wanamaker, Barbara Flynn & Nina Sosanya

WORTH A LOOK?: ****

WHERE: Donmar Warehouse

WHEN: 29/4, runs to 18/6

At just 75 minutes long Elegy feels like the obvious follow-up to author Nick Payne’s biggest hit… 316 more words

THEATRE REVIEW

What Theatre Am I Seeing: May Edition

How is it nearly May?! We’re almost half way through the year. What’s going on?!

There are a few new shows opening next month, including the transfer of Broadway hit… 460 more words

Theatre

Modern day London living in The Caretaker, with Timothy Spall

Directed by Matthew Warchus

Design by Rob Howell

Running until Saturday 14th May

The Caretaker is worth seeing for the mastery of its small starry cast.

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The Caretaker, 23 April, The Old Vic

The attraction to this production isn’t just that Harold Pinter’s play seems to be attract some very fine actors in all its adaptations, just look at its incredible production history over the… 399 more words

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Drawing: Timothy Spall, Daniel Mays and George MacKay in The Caretaker

When it premiered in 1960, Harold Pinter’s first big hit, THE CARETAKER changed the face of modern theatre. The psychological study of the confluence of power, allegiance, innocence and corruption among two brothers, Aston and Mick and the homeless hobo Davis. 92 more words

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