Londoner's Diary: Farewell to Samuel French,
Evening StandardLondoner's Diary: Farewell to Samuel French, the Thesps' bookshopEvening StandardAnd Simon Callow was standing outside looking at our window display.” Thank heavens for Damian Lewis, pictured, who is currently starring in The Goat, or Who is Sylvia? “He did actually come in and buy a copy of the play,” said Ellison. Could the shop ...
Posted on 12 April 2017 | 4:13 am
British comedy 'The Philanthropist' returns
Malay Mail OnlineBritish comedy 'The Philanthropist' returns to London stage (VIDEO ...Malay Mail OnlineLONDON, April 11 — British model and actress Lily Cole said yesterday she was happy to return to acting in the stage revival of a 1970s comedy about a group ...and more »
Posted on 10 April 2017 | 9:15 pm
The Philanthropist cast talk working with
Islington GazetteThe Philanthropist cast talk working with Simon Callow, London ...Islington GazetteSimon Callow, Matt Berry, Simon Bird, Tom Rosenthal, Charlotte Ritchie and Lily Cole talk to Zoe Paskett about working on the 70s comedy classic at Trafalgar ...and more »
Posted on 6 April 2017 | 5:51 pm
“Elegant, witty, sophisticated,
Cherwell Online“Elegant, witty, sophisticated, remarkable”: The 'Philanthropist'Cherwell OnlineTwo very nervous teenagers, your Cherwell stage eds were feeling rather out of their depth when the opportunity to interview the cast of The Philanthropist popped up in our inbox. Directed by award-winning Simon Callow (CBE) and boasting an all-star ...
Posted on 3 April 2017 | 9:32 am
Got Carter! Simon Callow helps welcome new
Camden New Journal newspapers websiteGot Carter! Simon Callow helps welcome new director at arts collegeCamden New Journal newspapers websiteTHE new director of a performing arts college in Belsize Park was joined by stars of the stage and screen as she announced her commitment to reach “even more children and young people”. Raidene Carter was accompanied by actor Simon Callow and ...
Posted on 3 April 2017 | 7:53 am
Mary Berry, Michael Morpurgo and more at
Acclaimed actor Simon Callow also returns for the second year running, this year speaking about Orson Welles, after a well-received talk about Dickens last year. TV history father and son duo Peter and Dan Snow will be giving a joint talk on Waterloo at St ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 9:36 pm
British theatre criticised for cancelling
Many of Britain’s leading figures in the world of arts and human rights have come forward to protest against the cancellation of the play, including Britain’s leading playwrights, Sir David Hare, the actor Simon Callow and the human rights activist ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 1:48 am
Abrupt Cancellation of London Play About
The abrupt cancellation of Homegrown, a new production that explores issues raised by the phenomenon of young Britons travelling abroad to join Islamic State, has provoked concerns and questions by some leading British theatre figures, including playwright ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 1:26 am
Critics outraged by British theater’s
One of Britain’s leading playwrights, Sir David Hare, the actor Simon Callow and the human rights activist Shami Chakrabarti wrote in a letter to the paper saying the cancellation is “a troubling moment for British theater and freedom of expression.
Posted on 15 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Theatre accused of self-censorship after it
The signatories of an open letter to NYT include the sculptor Sir Anish Kapoor, playwright Sir David Hare, and actor Simon Callow. The play set out to explore the reasons why someone might be attracted towards extremist groups. It was organised by English ...
Posted on 15 August 2015 | 1:21 am