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- National Theatre seeks first chief for price-cut task. // Marketing (00253650);3/27/2003, p4
The National Theatre in Great Britain has decided to appoint its marketing director as it prepares to reduce the price of tickets to key productions under director Nicholas Hytner. Hytner who succeeds Sir Trevor Nunn in April 2003 is promising initiatives on pricing and programs. He will report...
- Mark Morris at BAM. Jacobs, Laura // New Criterion;Feb96, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p45
Reviews the performance of the Mark Morris Dance Group at the Brooklyn Academy of Music during December 1995. Dance repertoire of the company; Lack of intense partnering in the dances; Morris' choreography.
- Poor players strut and fret. Tonkin, Boyd // New Statesman & Society;1/7/94, Vol. 7 Issue 284, p34
Opinion. Comments on the status of theatrical arts in Great Britain. Talent of stage designer Ian MacNeil; Threat to grassroots development of talents; Drop in grant to Arts Council; Delegation of responsibility to regional arts boards; Plan for withdrawal of grants to regional theaters; Need...
- Stupidity at work. Bowman, James // New Criterion;Oct99, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p54
Comments on the United States government's plan to investigate the decline in America's culture and argues against censorship. Talk of censorship as the `therapeutic politics' of the right; Case of Adrian Lyne's film version of `Lolita' as evidence of censorship stupidity at work; Ideas...
- The pleasures of bravura acting in London. Wolf, Matt // American Theatre;Feb95, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p66
Focuses on bravura acting in Great Britain. Thespian satisfaction; Recognition; Plays and performances.
- Empire of the stage. Bell, Aimee; Smith, Krista // Vanity Fair;Nov95, Issue 423, p188
Focuses on the British theater. Comparison with the theater in the United States; Theater as the mark of legitimacy for British actors and actresses; West End presence in Broadway; British origins of the global theater; Comments from theater stalwarts; Theater elite in Great Britain.
- Atlantic soul stars. Sierz, Aleks // New Statesman & Society;11/19/93, Vol. 6 Issue 279, p41
Opinion. Comments on American plays in Great Britain. Radical look on American values in `LA Plays'; London, England's gain with Broadway's decline; London premiere for Tony Kushner's `angels in America'; Strengths in American drama; Issues in form of entertainment.
- British theater's premature burial. Greer, Herb // World & I;Jul93, Vol. 8 Issue 7, p128
Comments on the state of British theater. Proliferation of musical productions; Comments of director Peter Brook; London Fringe theater; Provision of a solid core of standard amusement; Growth of Arts-Council Establishment; Subsidized sector; Comments of critic Michael Billington.
- Where to stay. // In Britain;Apr/May2002, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p34
Focuses on the practice of theater break to enjoy live entertainment in Great Britain. Definition of a theater break; Example of a Highlife theater break at the Thistle Hotel Charing Cross; Lists of hotels offering theater breaks.