The partition of India: “Viceroy's
The Economist (blog)The partition of India: “Viceroy's House” is an antidote to colonial ...The Economist (blog)THE fetishisation of British Imperialism is inescapable. Last December, Theresa May cited the East India Company as an example of Britain's historical trading ...and more »
Posted on 7 March 2017 | 8:01 am
Preview: Simon Callow directs a new
London News Online (blog)Preview: Simon Callow directs a new production of celebrated play, The PhilanthropistLondon News Online (blog)Simon Callow directs a new production of Oscar® winner Christopher Hampton's most celebrated play, The Philanthropist, at the Trafalgar Studios, starring Matt Berry, Simon Bird, Lily Cole, Charlotte Ritchie and Tom Rosenthal. This classic hit comedy ...
Posted on 1 March 2017 | 5:24 am
World War 2 RAF 'Guinea Pig Club' pilot Dr
The SunWorld War 2 RAF 'Guinea Pig Club' pilot Dr Sandy Saunders dead ...The SunDR Sandy Saunders, one of the last members of the "Guinea Pig Club" of World War Two pilots who had pioneering plastic surgery, has died aged 94.Sandy Saunders: WW2 'Guinea Pig' pilot dies from cancer - BBC NewsBBC Newsall 3 news articles »
Posted on 28 February 2017 | 8:46 am
Simon Callow to Direct West End Production
Playbill.comSimon Callow to Direct West End Production of Christopher Hampton's PhilanthropistPlaybill.comSimon Callow is to direct a new West End production of Christopher Hampton's 1970 play The Philanthropist, beginning performances April 3 prior to an official opening April 20 at the Trafalgar Studios, for a run through July 22. Last seen in London at ...Simon Callow directs all-star Philanthropist cast | Official London ...Official London TheatreTV's young comedy stars cast in stage production of The PhilanthropistThe GuardianSimon Callow to direct new production of The Philanthropist at ...LondonTheatre.co.ukEvening Standard -WhatsOnStage.com -Beyond The Jokeall 15 news articles »
Posted on 23 February 2017 | 6:25 am
New Viceroy's House clip features Hugh
The Hollywood News (blog)New Viceroy's House clip features Hugh Bonneville, Michael ...The Hollywood News (blog)New Viceroy's House clip: British acting greats Hugh Bonneville, Michael Gambon and Simon Callow appear in this new look at the upcoming film.and more »
Posted on 23 February 2017 | 5:52 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