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  1. King Lear' from London, at the StrandRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Capital Weekly

    London's National Theatre "NT Live" season of play broadcasts continues Thursday, May 1, at the Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., with "King Lear," live at 2 p.m. and rebroadcast at 7 p.m. Academy Award winner Sam Mendes returns to the National Theatre to direct the renowned Simon Russell Beale in the title role of Shakespeare's tragedy.

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  2. King LearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Tivyside Advertiser

    Sam Mendes' acclaimed National Theatre production of Shakespeare's KING LEAR with Simon Russell Beale in the title role, will be broadcast to Theatr Mwldan from the National's Olivier Theatre on 1 May at 6.45pm and an Encore will be shown on Tuesday 13 May also at 6.45pm.

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  3. Dial M for Murder Daniel Betts as Tony Wendice and Christopher Timothy as Inspector HubbardRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Burton Mail

    ... wonderful Peter Falk." Christopher's recent flurry of West End work saw him working with such talents as Simon Russell Beale and John Simm in The Hothouse. He has seldom been unemployed for long. "I've been incredibly fortunate," he says. "A modicum ...

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  4. Arts to be 'At Very Heart' of BBC, says Director GeneralRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Book trade news from Book2book

    Simon Russell Beale will explore Shakespeare's First Folio of plays in a new series The Secret Life of Books to mark the 400th anniversary of the Shakespeare's deat Daily book trade headlines and breaking publishing news by email - just 3 a month.

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  5. Behold the Ides of MarchRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    ... at half price. In that way I was able to enjoy The Amen Corner by James Baldwin, Pinter's Hot House with Simon Russell Beale, the song and dance show Top Hat and other memorable performances. The only disappointment was Shakespeare's Globe, where ...

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  6. Marlborough students get Shakespearean tips from King Lear starRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | Gazetteandherald.co.uk

    Renowned actor Simon Russell Beale, who is playing King Lear in the Academy Award-winning Sam Mendes production at the National Theatre, visited St John's in Marlborough to dramatically enhance a Sixth Form lesson.

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  7. Call the Midwife: how Bond director Sam Mendes is behind the show's successRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2014 | Radio Times

    ... the Midwife, the next James Bond film and the National Theatre's new and acclaimed King Lear starring Simon Russell Beale? It's certainly not high-octane car chases or a shaken martini, but almost as unlikely. The answer is Sam Mendes. Most of us ...

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  8. National Theatre: 50 Years on Stage Now Available To View In FullRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... cast of 100 performing live on stage, including Olivier Award winner Roger Allam ,Olivier Award winner Simon Russell Beale , Tony Award winner James Corden , Olivier Award winner Benedict Cumberbatch , Tony and Olivier Award winner Frances de la ...

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  9. 14 Most Anticipated Shows of 2014Read the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | The Daily Star

    The cast is toplined by Josh Hartnett and Eva Green, with Billie Piper, Rory Kinnear, Harry Treadaway, Timothy Dalton, Helen McCrory and Simon Russell Beale among the supporting players.

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  10. Review Roundup: Happy Days Starring Juliet StevensonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... stage metaphors for the human condition and two of the most challenging roles for an actor. And while Simon Russell Beale takes on Lear at London's National Theatre , here, half a mile away, Juliet Stevenson tackles Winnie. It might seem cruel and ...

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  11. Shakespeare's King Lear on stage in LondonRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2014 | Dear Kitty

    ... finds its ugly reflection in Sam Mendes's eagerly awaited production. From the opening, when Simon Russell Beale 's ageing dictator enters his conference chamber walled with his own military imperial guard, we recognise a common scene of power and ...

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  12. King LearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2014 | Gay Times

    Simon Russell Beale excels in the title role of Sam Mendes' new staging of 'King Lear' at the National Theatre, London.

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  13. Happy Days, Young Vic, LondonRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2014 | Financial Times

    ... stage metaphors for the human condition and two of the most challenging roles for an actor. And while Simon Russell Beale takes on Lear at London's National Theatre , here, half a mile away, Juliet Stevenson tackles Winnie. It might seem cruel and ...

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  14. From Mad Kings to '60s SwingersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Royal Court, the Almeida and the Donmar. Day seats are available for most of them. Sam Mendes directs Simon Russell Beale at the National Theatre's Olivier (until May 28) in the best thought-out "King Lear" I've seen. It answers the question of why ...

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  15. Do We Need Shakespeare Productions Without Stars?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2014 | Kirkville

    ... productions with Big Names, such as David Tennant's Richard II in Stratford-Upon-Avon ( see my review ), Simon Russell Beale as King Lear at the National Theater, Jude Law's Henry V in London, and Coriolanus, with Tom Hiddleston at the Donmar ...

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  16. King Lear: time to leave the Bard alone?Read the original story

    Jan 29, 2014 | Spiked

    It also promises much because it features one of the National Theatre's most revered actors in the title role - Simon Russell Beale.

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  17. Ephraim Hardcastle: So why was Ms Miller given a below-the-salt perch?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Why was Culture Secretary Maria Miller given a below-the-salt perch at the South Bank Sky Arts Awards lunch this week, to be broadcast on the satellite station tomorrow night? Arty types such as biographer Antonia Fraser, film director Ken Loach and actor Simon Russell Beale were on top tables.

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  18. National Theatre's 50 Years on Stage 2-Disc DVD Now Available To OrderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... cast of 100 performing live on stage, including Olivier Award winner Roger Allam ,Olivier Award winner Simon Russell Beale , Tony Award winner James Corden , Olivier Award winner Benedict Cumberbatch , Tony and Olivier Award winner Frances de la ...

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  19. King Lear, National Theatre (Olivier), LondonRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2014 | Financial Times

    ... of King Lear has been anticipated as one of the theatrical events of the year, if not the decade. Simon Russell Beale is so routinely lauded as the finest stage actor of his generation; now, more than a decade after his coruscating Hamlet on the ...

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  20. Sam Troughton Loses his Voice Mid-Performance in Sam Mendes' 'King Lear'Read the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 | Daily Actor

    ... play, who resolves to get rid of his father and brother in order to become Earl of Gloucester. Simon Russell Beale, who plays King Lear in the show, told Radio 4 , "It must have been terrifying. Apparently his voice just completely gave out." The ...

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