NEWS: Old Vic Theatre Announces Live Stream Production of Faith Healer

The Old Vic Theatre has announced details for its third Old Vic: In Camera series. Casting and details have been announced for the upcoming revival of Brian Friel’s play Faith Healer, which will be performed and streamed live from the Old Vic’s auditorium from the 16th to the 19th September. The cast for the five… Read More

Review Round Up: Aristocrats, Donmar Warehouse

Lyndsey Tuner directs this new production of Brian Friel’s play about a generation whose past threatens their future. Here, Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews…. The Guardian: *** “The play is excellently performed even if, when it comes to the production, I craved more matter and less art.” WhatsOnStage: *** “Turner directs with… Read More

Review Round Up: Translations, National Theatre

Bria Friel’s account of nationhood as seen through the eyes of those living in a small village is now playing at the National Theatre, starring Colin Morgan and Ciarán Hinds. Here’s what critics have been saying about it…  The Guardian: ***** “a play that defies categorisation and is richly realised in a production that (along with… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of… Translations, National Theatre

Rehearsals have begun for the National Theatre’s production of Brian Friel’s Translations. Here’s a glimpse of what has been happening.  Previewing at the National’s Olivier Theatre from the 22nd May, Brian Friel’s translations is an account  of nationhood, which sees the turbulent relationship between England and Ireland play out in one quiet community. Owen, the prodigal son,… Read More

Review Round Up…Faith Healer, Donmar Warehouse

Directed by Lyndsey Turner, Brian Friel’s play about the possibility of genius but the uncertainty of failure opened at the Donmar Warehouse last night. Here is what critics have been saying… The Guardian: ***** Michael Billington wrote: “Turner’s immaculate production gives each monologue a distinct setting and character linked, in Es Devlin’s design, by a… Read More

Donmar Warehouse Announces 2016 Spring Season

Artistic Director of the Donmar Warehouse Josie Rourke has today announced details of the theatre’s 2016 Spring season. The season will include three plays by Anthony Weigh, Nick Payne and Brian Friel, all of which will run at the Donmar Warehouse between February and August 2016. Public booking for the new season will open on… Read More