Sir Ian triumphs with his frail Lear:
Daily MailSir Ian triumphs with his frail Lear: PATRICK MARMION sees a very human performance from McKellen in ...Daily MailLast time we saw Sir Ian McKellen as King Lear with the Royal Shakespeare Company he stripped to his birthday suit. This time, he threatens to do the same — only to be stopped by his servants. But the defining feature of this Lear is less his ...and more »
Posted on 5 October 2017 | 5:39 pm
King Lear review: McKellen is never less
Express.co.ukKing Lear review: McKellen is never less than astonishingExpress.co.ukThis is a far more intimate production than McKellen's 2007 Lear at the RSC, set in a decaying Imperial Russian theatre. Here we find ourselves in a vaguely Edwardian period with echoes of empire in the over-decorated uniforms festooned with ribbons ...
Posted on 5 October 2017 | 4:04 pm
Caitlyn Jenner, Ian McKellen and more: the
Cambridge NewsCaitlyn Jenner, Ian McKellen and more: the stars coming to the Cambridge Union later this yearCambridge News... sure to cause a stir. He's joined in the star-studded line-up by American talk show host Chelsea Handler, who often sparks outrage with her outspoken tweets - and Gandalf himself will grace the stage as Sir Ian McKellen appears at the union in ...
Posted on 3 October 2017 | 7:23 am
UK Theater Review: Ian McKellen in 'King
VarietyUK Theater Review: Ian McKellen in 'King Lear'VarietyA country known for its unerring stability and sense looks, to all the world, like it's lost its marbles of late, and director Jonathan Munby's production of “King Lear,” which gives Ian McKellen a second shot at the role, frames the play as an epic ...Ian McKellen as King Lear — a powerfully reflective performanceFinancial TimesRead UK Reviews for Ian McKellen in King LearPlaybill.comKing Lear, Minerva Theatre, Chichester, review: Ian McKellen's extraordinarily moving portrayal of King LearThe IndependentiNews -Evening Standard -Broadway Worldall 14 news articles »
Posted on 2 October 2017 | 8:28 am
Caitlyn Jenner, Sir Ian McKellen, and
The Cambridge StudentCaitlyn Jenner, Sir Ian McKellen, and Anthony Scaramucci among this term's Union speakersThe Cambridge StudentThe Union will play host to Anthony Scaramucci, a former member of the Trump administration, cinematic legend, Sir Ian McKellen, and icon of transgender awareness Caitlyn Jenner, amongst others, this term. As ever, the termcard is a varied one: with ...and more »
Posted on 2 October 2017 | 2:07 am
MOVIE REVIEW: Mr Holmes
THIS film is made by the producers of The King’s Speech and boasts a wonderful performance from Sir Ian McKellen (pictured) as a 93-year-old Sherlock Holmes. The great detective’s intellect and memory have been blunted and he has bitter regrets over ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:36 am
PRIDE CEO: ‘Manchester Still Needs Its Gay
Pride will mark its milestone year with the usual rainbow-dipped celebrations over the bank holiday weekend, this time with Sir Ian McKellen in tow. Many will be in a reflective mood. What a difference a quarter-of-a-century makes. Manchester’s ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:13 am
Manchester's Pride festival gets underway
The four day festival will see tens of thousands of people hit the city as part of annual celebrations. This years parade will led by Sir Ian McKellen and there will be music from the likes of Dannii Minogue and Texas. Dannii Minogue, Atomic Kitten and DJ ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:31 pm
Mr. Holmes’ to be shown
Ian McKellen stars as Sherlock Holmes in the film “Mr. Holmes” at Reg Lenna Center for The Arts in Jamestown on Saturday at 8 p.m. and Wednesday at 7 p.m. All seats are $5. Upcoming movies include the Sundance Festival documentary, “The Wolfpack ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:51 pm
Benedict Cumberbatch, Sir Ian McKellen and
A petition signed by 25,000 people calling for the Kensington Odeon to be saved will be handed in to government on Thursday afternoon. Actors Benedict Cumberbatch, Kristin Scott-Thomas and Sir Ian McKellen, director and writer Richard Curtis, and legendary ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:54 am