Tony Kushner's 'Homebody' Takes A
WBURTony Kushner's 'Homebody' Takes A Politically Charged Trip To AfghanistanWBURKushner originally wrote “Homebody” in the late 1990s as a monologue for British actress Kika Markham, but then he followed up with more — so much more, in fact, that the finished work, titled “Homebody/Kabul,” uses the monologue as a first act and ...
Posted on 27 April 2017 | 2:02 am
A Very British Apocalypse: Caryl Churchill's
Daily BeastA Very British Apocalypse: Caryl Churchill's 'Escaped Alone' at BAMDaily BeastMrs. Jarrett (Linda Bassett) is loitering there to listen to the conversation of Sally (Deborah Findley), Lena (Kika Markham), and Vi (June Watson). Is she lonely, sinister, sweet? Whatever, she wants to join in. The women know she is there, and so ...
Posted on 23 February 2017 | 12:06 pm
Escaped Alone: Tea and Catastrophe on a
Times Square Chronicles (press release) (registration)Escaped Alone: Tea and Catastrophe on a Sunny British AfternoonTimes Square Chronicles (press release) (registration)Linda Bassett, Deborah Findlay, Kika Markham, June Watson. Photo by Richard Termine. A lady turned to her husband in the audience and said, “It's only 50 minutes long, and no intermission…Doesn't seem worth it, coming all the way out here to Brooklyn, ...Review: 'Escaped Alone' Captures the Current Political MomentWNYCall 2 news articles »
Posted on 18 February 2017 | 9:32 am
Review: In 'Escaped Alone' Fears Small
New York TimesReview: In 'Escaped Alone' Fears Small (Cats) and Large (Apocalypse)New York TimesFrom left, Linda Bassett, Deborah Findlay, Kika Markham and June Watson in “Escaped Alone” by Caryl Churchill at the BAM Harvey Theater. Credit Sara Krulwich/The New York Times. What lies behind would hardly appear to be the stuff of Lewis Carroll ...Theater review: Caryl Churchill's Escaped Alone is a short, sharp shocker at BAMTime Out New York (blog)all 2 news articles »
Posted on 16 February 2017 | 7:00 pm
Royal Court leads nominations for 2017
The StageRoyal Court leads nominations for 2017 Writers' Guild AwardsThe StageRoyal Court leads nominations for 2017 Writers' Guild Awards. Linda Bassett, Deborah Findlay, Kika Markham and June Watson in Escaped Alone at the Jerwood Theatre Downstairs. Photo: Tristram Kenton. News. by Georgia Snow - Dec 6, 2016. Tweet This.and more »
Posted on 6 December 2016 | 8:04 am
John Lahr, Kika Markham & More Make
The shortlist is announced today for the eighth annual Sheridan Morley Prize for Theatre Biography - the nominees are Tennessee Williams: Mad Pilgrimage of the Flesh by John Lahr, Our Time of Day: My Life with Corin Redgrave by Kika Markham, What do I Know?
Posted on 4 March 2015 | 2:09 am
Shortlist announced for Sheridan Morley
The shortlist has been announced for the eighth annual Sheridan Morley Prize for Theatre Biography. The nominees are: Tennessee Williams: Mad Pilgrimage of the Flesh by John Lahr; Our Time of Day: My Life with Corin Redgrave by Kika Markham; What do I Know?:
Posted on 3 March 2015 | 7:05 pm
Michael Berkeley's guest is the actor Kika Markham, widow of Corin Redgrave. 'Actors by their nature are curious, fickle, insecure people: flirts. They should not live together.' So says Kika Markham; but she didn't follow her own advice; instead she fell ...
Posted on 25 October 2014 | 10:29 pm
Liverpool writer and director signs up John
Break, due to be filmed in the Waterloo and Crosby area from the end of this month, will also star actress Kika Markham. Nick said: “I worked on Hercules with John a couple of years ago. I gave Peter Mullan (who was also in the film) the script and he ...
Posted on 20 October 2014 | 7:14 pm
From Trot to Thatcher: the life of Kika
In a varied career, the actress Kika Markham has regularly played real-life charcters, including, on television, Mrs Thatcher — piquant casting for a lifelong anti-capitalist — and memorably on the stage, in David Hare’s The Permanent Way. the ...
Posted on 1 October 2014 | 1:33 pm