UK box office preview: 'Red Joan' leads openers; family-friendly holdovers to dominate

UK box office preview: 'Red Joan' leads openers; family-friendly holdovers to dominate ‘Greta’, ’Dragged Across Concrete’ among new titles. Holdovers look set to dominate the UK box office this weekend, with Trevor Nunn’s spy drama Red Joan amongst the new openers. Produced by David ...

Judi Dench’s Spy Thriller ‘Red Joan’ Lands at IFC Films (Exclusive)

IFC Films has scooped up the U.S. rights to Trevor Nunn’s period spy thriller “Red Joan” with Judi Dench and Sophie Cookson, which had its world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival on Thursday. ...

Bww Review: Mark Rylance Returns To Broadway in Unamplified and Candlelit Farinelli And The King

Fans of trained actors filling Broadway houses with the richness of their unamplified voices not to mention those who believe electric lights are overrated have reason to rejoice. Shakespeare's Globe, ...

Allegiance, The Nutcracker and Doctor Who: Twice Upon A Time top our December Events list

Allegiance, The Nutcracker and Doctor Who: Twice Upon A Time top our December Events listAllegiance, The Nutcracker and Doctor Who: Twice Upon A Time top our December Events listScott ...

Hannah Yelland, Bruce Dow, Antoinette Robinson, and More to Star in Shakespeare Theatre Company's Twelfth Night

Continuing its 2017 2018 Season, Shakespeare Theatre Company Stc presents Twelfth Night. Directed by internationally acclaimed director Ethan McSweeny and featuring Antoinette Robinson previously ...

U.K. Now Casting: The ‘Matilda the Musical’ Tour Is Casting Leads + 3 More Gigs

Today’s casting roundup needs you to be a little bit naughty! An upcoming touring production of Dennis Kelly and Tim Minchin’s “Matilda the Musical” is seeking its Matilda, as well as Bruce and other ...

Breaking the mould by Amber Wilkinson

Jackie Clune, front left, in Julius Caesar: I thought, ‘When am I going to get the chance to play Julius Caesar?’. How many actresses my age get to do that. I don’t know any. So it was irresistible ...

Donja R. Love's Sugar In Our Wounds to Explore Civil War Lgbt Love at Mtc

Just announced, Manhattan Theatre Club will produce the world premiere of Sugar in Our Wounds, a new play by Donja R. Love and directed by Saheem Ali Twelfth Night for the Public Theater's Mobile ...

Whatever Happened to James Roday?

James Roday is best known for his role as Shawn Spencer in the television series “Psych.” The show ran from 2006 to 2014. This was the role that gave him a break in his acting career. Numerous fan ...

14 Legendary Shakespearean Actors

These 14 actors have been treading the boards for most of their lives, defining the way we see (and perform) Shakespeare in the 21st Century. Have you been lucky enough to take in one of their ...

Everything NYC Actors Need to Do This Week, 4/21–4/27

Actors know it best—the training never stops when you live in busy, beautiful New York City. Here, Backstage has rounded up seven cultural and entertaining events all creatives should add to their ...

Twelfth Night, Your Name and Ted come to theatres in our April Events list

Twelfth Night, Your Name and Ted come to theatres in our April Events list Twelfth Night, Your Name and Ted come to theatres in our April Events list Scott Goodyer3/30/2017 10:13:00 Am April is here ...

Phoebe Fox: 'I'm always playing bloody aristocrats!'

The actor currently slinging punches in Twelfth Night talks about falling asleep before auditions, 10 years of horrendous teeth – and her love of ‘proper fighting’ In Simon Godwin’s riotous, rowdy ...

Maggie Smith: I couldn't make it as a young actor today as they have to 'strip off every second'

The 82-year-old has said her younger peers are ‘so brave’ and that she ‘can’t imagine how they cope with it’ Maggie Smith, the veteran star of stage and screen, has said she would not have succeeded ...

Outlander Season 3: Mr. Willoughby and Captain Thomas Leonard Cast

Starz released news today about the casting of two more roles for Outlander Season 3. Gary Young has been tapped to play Mr. Willoughby and Charlie Hiett will join in the role of Captain Thomas ...

Emma Thompson joining the cast of Upstart Crow

Louisa Mellor Jan 27, 2017 The glorious Emma Thompson will appear in series two of Ben Elton's Shakespeare sitcom, Upstart Crow... Ben Elton's BBC Two Shakespeare sitcom starring David Mitchell has ...

Mark Rylance webchat – your questions answered on hats, Shakespeare and Steven Spielberg

The Oscar-winning star discussed everything from role preparation to his love for Neil Young and Pj Harvey in our live webchat 12.55pm GMT Thank you for these wonderful questions, there were many ...

£350,000 funding boost for Leicester’s Asian theatre producing company Phizzical

We are super excited to announce that Arts Council England is investing more than £350,000 in Phizzical for a national tour of Bring on the Bollywood. This fun family experience is also a finalist for ...

Daily | Locarno 2016 | Matías Piñeiro’s Hermia & Helena

Well over a year ago, Vadim Rizov visited the set of Argentinian director Matías Piñeiro’s latest, Hermia & Helena, now premiering in competition in Locarno. He noted that Piñeiro’s first three ...

Daily | Locarno 2016 | Matías Piñeiro’s Hermia & Helena

Well over a year ago, Vadim Rizov visited the set of Argentinian director Matías Piñeiro’s latest, Hermia & Helena, now premiering in competition in Locarno. He noted that Piñeiro’s first three ...

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