It’s been confirmed that a new bio-musical about the rise to fame of the Bee Gees is in the works, and could be eyeing a place in the West End.
Universal Theatrical Group is the team behind...
Donmar Warehouse productions 2008 - year long residency at Wyndham's September 2008
Artistic Director of the Donmar Warehouse, Michael Grandage, has announced new productions for 2008, and a planned year long residency in the West End's Wyndham's Theatre beginning in September 2008 to August 2009, at Donmar ticket prices, which will feature Kenneth Branagh, Derek Jacobi & Jude Law
He also announced that The Donmar has purchased the theatre site on Earlham Street on a 125 year lease – the first time in the company’s history that it has owned the building from which it operates.
New productions at the Donmar Warehouse...
Man Who Had All the Luck, by Arthur Miller (from 28 Feb 2008 - 5 Apr 2008). It is directed by Sean Holmes, starring Andrew Buchan (David Beeves). Blessed with good fortune, David Beeves’s life can’t get much better. But as the lives of those around him begin to crumble, he starts to question his own destiny. Follows one man’s struggle to change his fate, and asks the question – is there such a thing as too much luck? (Public Booking opens on: 10 Dec 2007)
Creditors, by August Strindberg, In a new version by David Grieg. (2008 - dates to be confirmed) Anxiously awaiting the return of his new wife, Adolf finds solace in the words of a stranger. But comfort soon turns to destruction, as old wounds are opened, insecurities are laid bare, and former debts are settled.
Life is a Dream, By Pedro Calderon de la Barca (2008 - dates to be confirmed)
The Family Reunion, By T.S. Eliot (2008 - dates to be confirmed)
Donmar productions at the Wyndham's...
(Public booking expected to open 26 Nov 2007)
Ivanov, by Anton Chekhov, in a new version by Tom Stoppard (from 12 Sep 2008 - 29 Nov 2008). It is directed by Michael Grandage, starring Kenneth Branagh
Twelfth Night, By William Shakespeare (from 5 Dec 2008 - 7 Mar 2009). It is directed by Michael Grandage, starring Derek Jacobi
Madame De Sade, By Yukio Mishima, translated from the Japanese by Donald Keene (from 13 Mar 09 - 23 May 2009). It is directed by Michael Grandage
Hamlet, By William Shakespeare (from 29 May 09 - 22 Aug 2009). It is directed by Kenneth Branagh, starring Jude Law (Hamlet)