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  1. Scots actor Callum O'Neill ages 50 years every night to wage War of the Worlds on the big stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Record

    ... is really cool, he was always empathetic to everybody, just a proper Glasgow boy and very down to earth. I thought Macbeth would be the biggest thing I'd do theatre-wise as it was such a phenomenon. But that was 400 people a night and this will be ...

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  2. Royal Shakespeare Company to Bring Henry IV Parts 1 & 2 to Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... his award-winning performance in Richard III, as well as the title roles in Tamburlaine, Cyrano de Bergerac and Macbeth. He played Shylock in The Merchant Of Venice and Iago in Othello. In 2005 he directed Fraser Grace's play Breakfast With Mugabe ...

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  3. Film Illustrator Ciara McAvoy to Receive a Coveted Davey Award for Filth Film PosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRLog US Entertainment

    ... debut in two upcoming features; Kaleidoscope Man (2015), currently filming and Enemy of Man (2015), an adaptation of Macbeth and currently in development, starring Sean Bean, Rupert Grint, Charles Dance. About the Davey Awards. The Davey Awards ...

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  4. Film Illustrator Ciara McAvoy Selected by The Academy of Interactive...Read the original story

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    ... debut in two upcoming features; Kaleidoscope Man (2015), currently filming and Enemy of Man (2015), an adaptation of Macbeth and currently in development, starring Sean Bean, Rupert Grint, Charles Dance. About the Davey Awards . The Davey Awards ...

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  5. Wales Festival of Remembrance: 'We're looking forward to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | IcNetwork

    ... here. I'd like theatre tickets for... The Ruling Class at Trafalgar Studios with James McAvoy. I missed his Macbeth, which was dubbed inspiring. Now's the perfect timing for an anarchic comedy prior to the next General Election. The one exhibition ...

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  6. Official: James McAvoy Will Lead the Ruling Class at Trafalgar; Jamie Lloyd to DirectRead the original story

    Friday Oct 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    BAFTA winning and Golden Globe nominated actor James McAvoy returns to Trafalgar Transformed, following his performance in Jamie Lloyd 's Macbeth, which launched the first Trafalgar Transformed season and earned him an Olivier award nomination for Best Actor, and for the production a nomination for Best Revival. McAvoy will play Jack, the 14th Earl of Gurney, in the first revival of Peter Barnes' satirical comedy, The Ruling Class, directed by Artistic Director, Jamie Lloyd .

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  7. James McAvoy to Star in Peter Barnes' The Ruling Class at West End's Trafalgar StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Playbill

    James McAvoy is to return to the West End's Trafalgar Studios to star in the first-ever revival of Peter Barnes' 1968 play The Ruling Class , beginning performances Jan. 16, 2015, prior to a gala opening Jan. 28, for a run through April 11. McAvoy previously played the title role in the opening production of director Jamie Lloyd 's first Trafalgar Transformed season, Macbeth , and his return now marks the final production in Lloyd's second season there. In a press statement, he said, "I had an incredible time in Trafalgar Transformed's Macbeth and couldn't wait to find something else to work on with Jamie Lloyd.

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  8. Wake Up with BWW 10/24/14 - Wiesenthal, Phantom Pop-Up, the Last Ship and MoreRead the original story

    Friday Oct 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... on Broadway. Among his many other credits are Mauritius, Triumph of Love, A Month in the Country, Angels in America, Macbeth, Teibele and her Demon (for which he was nominated for a Drama Desk Award), Legend, The Ritz, Bad Habits, 6 Rms Riv Vu and ...

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  9. James McAvoy returns to Trafalgar StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | IndieLondon

    McAvoy previously took the title role in Jamie Lloyd's Macbeth , which launched the first Trafalgar Transformed season and earned him an Olivier award nomination for Best Actor. That production was also nominated for Best Revival.

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  10. X-Men Star James McAvoy Set to Headline The Ruling Class in London's West EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Broadway

    ... production will play a limited engagement through April 11. McAvoy was last seen in the West End in 2013 headlining Macbeth . Previous stage credits include Three Days of Rain. Probably best known for his role of Charles Xavier in the X-Men film ...

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  11. Baz Bamigboye: Mad Earl McAvoy's a class actRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Daily Mail

    ... variety, with high comedy of the Bard and Ben Jonson brand. McAvoy starred in the troupe's inaugural production, Macbeth, also directed by Lloyd (who produced the show with Howard Panter and Adam Speers of the Ambassador Theatre Group). The ...

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  12. Lord of the Rings star Billy Boyd is an Oscar hopeful for Last GoodbyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Sunday Herald

    ... and the Witches of Oz. He appeared in one episode of Casualty and last year he appeared as Banquo in Shakespeare's Macbeth, at the Shakespeare's Globe, London. He admitted he had not made a fortune from the films, lightheartedly saying: "I don't ...

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  13. Behind The Scenes Of Roman Polanski's MACBETHRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    "In the following rare behind-the-scenes footage, Roman Polanski directs a scene from his visceral, breathtaking 1971 film version of Macbeth. It's a particularly challenging set piece, depicting the crucial moment when Birnam Wood comes to Dunsinane Hill, realizing one of the three witches' prophesies.

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  14. Hear Now Festival Honors Radio ActressRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Radio World

    ... work in radio work was a key reason why Orson Welles cast her as Lady McDuff in his 1948 film adaptation of "MacBeth." She was featured in films by Alfred Hitchcock, Alex Nicol, Stanley Rubin and George Stevens, among others. In early television, ...

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  15. BWW Exclusive Interview, Part 2: Thomas Hampson Is Passionate for OperaRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... development. I've kind of willed myself sometimes into repertoire I'm especially drawn to - people like Hamlet or Macbeth, or Boccanegra. Maybe twenty years ago people were not so convinced that my vocalism would take me in that direction, but I ...

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  16. KrullRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | HorrorTalk News

    ... that she needed to sound American in order to appeal to audiences. Watch for the beautiful Francesca Annis ( Macbeth ) as the Widow of the Web, and early screen appearances for both Robbie Coltrane (the Harry Potter franchise) and Liam Neeson ( ...

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  17. Stars of the stage who've reacted to audience distractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Radio Times

    ... did it in character, and got a round of applause for his efforts. James McAvoy halted a West End performance of Macbeth to stop an audience member filming on their phone. Another audience member told the Telegraph that the culprit looked "very ...

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  18. Shakespeare On ScreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Herald Gazette

    ... comparisons of noteworthy film interpretations. There also will be a comparison of the film versions of "Macbeth" with the Japanese classic "Throne of Blood" by Akira Kurosawa. Newer film versions of "Twelfth Night" and "As You Like It" show the ...

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  19. Roman Polanski Discusses Casting MACBETHRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Criterion Collection recently released a newly remastered edition of acclaimed director Roman Polanski 's film adaptation of William Shakespeare 's bloody tragedy MACBETH and a new clip of the director discussing casting for the film is now available to view. The official description of MACBETH is as follows: " Roman Polanski imbues his unflinchingly violent adaptation of William Shakespeare 's tragedy of ruthless ambition and murder in medieval Scotland with grit and dramatic intensity.

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  20. Memphis The Musical Lands At London's Shaftesbury Theatre On October 9th 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Junkyard Dog Productions, Marleen and Kenny Alhadeff, Barbara Freitag, Joseph Smith and John Brant. James McAvoy in Macbeth is causing quite a stir. Both the critics and the stars in the audience have lavished praise over the Scottish actor... Is ...

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