Review Round Up: Get Up, Stand Up!, Lyric Theatre

We round up the reviews for the new musical based on the life and career of Bob Marley. WhatsOnStage: *** “A closing montage of projected clips, reflecting on how aspects of Marley’s life still strike a chord with present-day issues, highlights how far the book really dropped the ball. From the climate crisis, rampant racist… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of…Get Up, Stand Up!

Rehearsal images have been released for the upcoming new musical, which will begin performances at the Lyric Theatre on the 1st October. Rehearsals are now underway for the upcoming world premiere production of Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Musical, directed by Clint Dyer and featuring a book by Lee Hall. The musical is… Read More

NEWS: Full Cast Announced for Get Up, Stand Up!

The world premiere based on the life and career of Bob Marley is set to take place at the Lyric Theatre from the 1st October. With rehearsals starting next month, producers have confirmed the full cast for Get Up, Stand Up! which is set to begin performances at the Lyric Theatre later in the year.… Read More

NEWS: Get Up, Stand Up! Postpones West End Premiere

The new musical based on the life and career of Bob Marley moves its opening date until later this year. Producers of the new musical have taken the decision to postpone the world premiere, moving it from opening at the Lyric Theatre from the 28th May to the 1st October, with tickets now on sale… Read More

NEWS: National Theatre Appoints Clint Dyer as Deputy Artistic Director

Rufus Norris has appointed Clint Dyer as the National Theatre’s Deputy Artistic Director. Having worked extensively in theatre, film and TV as anactor, writer and director, Clint Dyer will work closely with Rufus Norris Director and Joint Chief Executive, and Emily McLaughlin, Director of New Work to support and shape the NT’s creative output. Dyer… Read More

NEWS: Tickets Are on Sale For World Premiere of Get Up Stand Up!

Tickets have gone on sale for the new musical based on the life and career of Bob Marley, which will begin performances at the Lyric Theatre on the 28th May. Producers Playful Productions, Stage Play and Cedella Marley have announced that tickets for the brand new musical Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Musical… Read More

Review Round Up: Death of England: Delroy, National Theatre

Michael Balogun stars in this sequel to the Death of England at the National Theatre. The Guardian: **** “Michael Balogun, as Delroy, is every bit as energetic as Spall, but his performance is more compact and controlled.” Variety: “Powered — that most definitely is the word — by Michael Balogun’s blistering performance, Clint Dyer and Roy… Read More

NEWS: National Theatre to Reopen With Death of England: Delroy

The new play by Clint Dyer and Roy Williams will be set to be the first production to open at the National Theatre. The National Theatre has announced plans to reopen its doors for the first time since lockdown in late October with a new play by Clint Dyer and Roy Williams. Titled Death of… Read More