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NEWS: Hytner given award for services to the Arts

  Nick Hytner, the former Director of the National Theatre has been awarded the Critic’s Circle Award for Services to the Arts. The annual award was created in 1988 and the first person to receive it was Peter Hall, one of Hytner’s predecessors at the National. Accepting the award, Hytner said: “By rights I should be accepting it in partnership ...

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INTERVIEW: 10 Minutes with Olivia Vinall

Olivia Vinall is currently appearing in Tom Stoppard’s new play The Hard Problem at the National Theatre. This is her third production at the National, having previously appeared in Othello with Adrian Lester and Rory Kinnear and King Lear directed by Sam Mendez with Simon Russell Beale. She chats with Charlotte Broadbent about tackling her current rôle, playing at the ...

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One Man, Two Guvnors – Theatre Royal, Norwich

Writer: Richard Bean Music: Grant Olding Director: Nicholas Hytner Reviewer: Glen Pearce [rating:4.5]   As theatre up and down the country ring to the sound of Pantomime, it is perhaps appropriate that audiences are also reveling in an updated commediadell’arte, the forerunner of pantomime. Not that those enjoying One Man, Two Guvnors would probably realise that’s what they’re watching – ...

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