20 nov 2023 · It was back in 1991 that this play by the immensely popular playwright Alan Bennett first shone its light on the ailment that made King George III seem completely mad. Twenty years later, this revival directed by Christopher Luscombe and emanating from the Theatre Royal, Bath back in August last year, is a welcome return.
28 nov 2023 · Written by one of Britain’s best-loved playwrights Alan Bennett, The Madness of George III is a multi-award-winning play. Adapted into a BAFTA award-winning film following its premiere on stage in 1991, this is an absolute must-see.
2 giorni fa · From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia George III (George William Frederick; 4 June 1738 – 29 January 1820) was King of Great Britain Ireland from 25 October 1760 until his death in 1820. The Acts of Union 1800 unified Great Britain Ireland into the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, with George as its king.
30 nov 2023 · The Madness of George III premiered at the National Theatre in 1991, and the 1994 film adaptation, The Madness of King George, secured several Academy Award nominations, including one for Bennett’s screenplay.
2 giorni fa · Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch CBE (born 19 July 1976) is an English actor. Known for his work on screen and stage, he has received various accolades, including a BAFTA Award, a Primetime Emmy Award and a Laurence Olivier Award, in addition to nominations for two Academy Awards and four Golden Globes.
Time is short, danger is everywhere, and they’ve got just one chance to stop the witches from squalloping every stinking little child in England. The Witches is a rip-roaring musical version of Roald Dahl’s timeless tale, filled with wit, daring and heart. With book and lyrics by Olivier Award-winner Lucy Kirkwood, music and lyrics by Tony ...
20 nov 2023 · From 1990 to 1997 he was an Associate Director of the National Theatre, where he has directed Ghetto by Joshua Sobol (1989), The Wind in the Willows adapted by Alan Bennett (1990), The Madness of George III by Alan Bennett (1991), The Recruiting Officer by George Farquhar (1992), Carousel by Rodgers and Hammerstein (1992), The ...