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The Bread & Roses Playwriting Award 2018/2019

5 March 2018

Submissions for the Bread & Roses Theatre's latest playwriting award are now open until 31 May 2018, with up to 3 winning plays receiving a professional production at the venue.


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The Critics' Circle Theatre Awards 2017

21 December 2017

The Critics' Circle Theatre Awards 2017 will take place at 1pm on Tuesday 30 January 2018 at the Prince of Wales Theatre.


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The Black Eye Club at the Bread & Roses Theatre

28 October 2017

Phil Charles's The Black Eye Club - winner of the Bread & Roses Playwriting Award for 2016/2017 - premieres in just a few days starting on 1 November, directed by Tessa Hart.


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Half Moon Theatre Director awarded British Empire Medal

19 June 2017

Chris Elwell, the Director and CEO of Half Moon Theatre in East London, has been recognised with a British Empire Medal in the Queen's Birthday Honours List 2017.


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Adam Morley Sponsor A Playwright Bursary

21 April 2017

From initial submissions of nearly 100 plays, the shortlist for the inaugural Adam Morley Sponsor a Playwright Bursary will be announced in September 2017.


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Olivier Awards 2017 - and the winners are ...

9 April 2017

It's all over at the Olivier Awards and now we know the winners - check-out our complete list of who got what in the awards department.


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Olivier Awards tonight

9 April 2017

It's Olivier Awards' day! Inaugurated back in 1976, this is the 41st year of the awards and for the first time, the ceremony will be at London's Royal Albert Hall for this star-studded occasion.


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The Olivier Awards with Mastercard 2017

5 March 2017

This year's Olivier Awards with Mastercard are destined for the Royal Albert Hall, and nominations will be announced tomorrow, 6 March at 12pm ...


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London Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2016

14 November 2016

Yesterday saw the presentations of the 62nd London Evening Standard Theatre Awards at The Old Vic, with Elton John co-hosting and Prince William in attendance.


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West End Wilma Theatre Awards

4 November 2016

Annual theatre awards from West End Wilma - everyone's favourite nana in the theatre world. Awards to be presented today, Friday 4 November 2016, at the Hippodrome Casino.


UK Theatre Awards

14 August 2016


The UK Theatre Awards will be held at London's historic Guildhall on Sunday 9 October 2016 from 12-00 pm to 4-00 pm - tickets start at £70.


The Bread & Roses Playwriting Award 2016

11 August 2016


Submissions are now open for The Bread & Roses Playwriting Award 2016. £500 in prize money on offer, plus more goodies, and runner-up prizes too. Deadline for submissions is 30th September 2016


Olivier Awards 2016 - Winners

4 April 2016


Watch the stars on the red carpet then take a look at the list of winners and watch a video of their reactions ... the full ceremony is on ITV tonight ...


Forced Entertainment wins Ibsen Award

18 March 2016


British company Forced Entertainment who recently presented their Table Top Shakespeare at the Barbican, have been awarded the prestigious International Ibsen Award for 2016.


Awards, awards and more awards ...

30 January 2016


A flurry of awards announcements at the moment with The Stage having just revealed their awards for 2016, and tomorrow is the last day to vote in the WhatsOnStage awards. And voting has started for awards from a reviewer ...


The Stage Awards 2016

26 January 2016


The Stage Awards 2016 - shortlist announced

2 January 2016


West End Wilma Awards 2015 - Hippodrome Casino

29 October 2015


West End Wilma Awards 2015

8 October 2015


West End Wilma Awards 2015

21 September 2015


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