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WOLF HALL and BRING UP THE BODIES transfers to West End, and Broadway?

WOLF HALL and BRING UP THE BODIES
Mike Poulton's adaptations of Hilary Mantel's Booker Prize-winning novels

Directed by Jeremy Herrin
RSC, winter 2013

West End 2014? Looks like they will play at The RSC's old London home, the Aldwych Theatre, starting in April. Broadway looks hopeful.

NEWS

January 31, 2014: RSC's Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies transfers to West End? —London OnStage

"As Hilary Mantel's novels are being adapted for a BBC television series, the Royal Shakespeare Company's duo will reportedly transfer to the West End later this year"

March 31, 2014: Mark Rylance and Damian Lewis to film Wolf Hall in Wiltshire

Olivier-award winning actor Mark Rylance and Homeland star Damian Lewis are coming to west Wiltshire next month, for a TV adaptation of Hilary Mantel’s multiple award-winning novel Wolf Hall. 

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Published: Nick Hern Books, Ltd., 1/2014

Shakespeare’s Birthday Party (450th), 60 second Shakespeare Relay & Ben Crystal Book Signing

Apr 24 2014 5:00 pm

Will Shakespeare 

Shakespeare's Birthday Party & Ben Crystal Book Signing

Come celebrate the 450th Anniversary of Shakespeare's Birth at a festive gathering produced by Willful Pictures & The Drama Book Shop.

All are invited to participate in the 60-second Shakespeare Relay in the theatre at 5:00pm, followed by reception and book signing by London actor and author, Ben Crystal.

The Shakespeare Relay: From 5-6pm Bring any piece of Shakespeare (song, sonnet, line, monologue) that is 60 seconds or less and join in the fun in a fast paced relay. Open to all ages. Sign up begins at 4:30pm.

About the Author: Ben Crystal is an actor, producer, and writer. He studied English Language and Linguistics at Lancaster University before training at Drama Studio London. He has worked in TV, film and theatre, at the reconstructed Shakespeare's Globe, London, and has been a narrator for RNIB Talking Books, Channel 4 and the BBC.

He co-wrote Shakespeare's Words (Penguin 2002) and The Shakespeare Miscellany (Penguin 2005) with his father David Crystal, and his first solo book, Shakespeare on Toast – Getting a Taste for the Bard (Icon 2008) was shortlisted for the 2010 Educational Writer of the Year Award.

His productions of Simon Stephens' One Minute in 2008 and Robin French's Gilbert is Dead in 2009 were critically acclaimed.

In 2011, he played Hamlet in the first Original Pronunciation production of the play for 400 years with the Nevada Repertory Company.

In 2012 he was the curator for the first CD of extracts of Shakespeare recorded by professional actors in Original Pronunciation for the British Library, their best-selling CD to date, and his new series for Arden Shakespeare / Bloomsbury - Springboard Shakespeare, was published in June 2013.

He has workshops on performing Shakespeare around the world, and some of this work can be viewed at passioninpractice.com

He lives in London and online at bencrystal.com and Tweets from @bencrystal

About the Books: The Springboard Shakespeare Series (Before, During, After)
The Springboard books are perfect companion guides for actors, students, theatre-goers and anyone interested in understanding Shakespeare.

Willful Pictures is a production company founded by Melinda Hall which produces the annual Shakespeare's Birthday Sonnet Slam in Central Park among other film & theatre projects.
Twitter: @willfulpictures @sonnetslam

#CelebrateShakespeare2014! 

www.celebrateshakespeare.com 

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Monologue Collections 2014

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