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  1. Olivier Awards: 'Chimerica,' 'Book of Mormon' Among Winners

    2:14 pm 4/13/2014

    "Ghosts" took prizes for best revival, best actress, for Lesley Manville, and best supporting actor, for Jack Lowden.Read more

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  2. Andrew Garfield Makes Surprise Cameo in London Play

    1:14 am 4/10/2014

    While in the U.K. promoting "Spider-Man 2," the actor shocked theatergoers with an unannounced appearance in "The Drowned Man," an interactive play by theater company Punchdrunk. Read more

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  3. Greta Gerwig to Make Stage Debut in 'The Village Bike'

    2:26 pm 4/7/2014

    The star of "Frances Ha" and CBS' upcoming sitcom spinoff, "How I Met Your Dad," steps into the Off-Broadway production following Maggie Gyllenhaal's exit.Read more

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  4. I Can't Sing!: Theater Review

    7:59 pm 3/27/2014

    Simon Cowell's talent show "The X Factor" is both mocked and celebrated in this surreal stage musical, which has the British media mogul's blessing and backing.Read more

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  5. Film4 Chief Tessa Ross to Step Down

    6:42 am 3/26/2014

    The head of Channel 4's drama unit and film division leaves to oversee administration at Britain's National Theatre, alongside incoming artistic director Rufus Norris.Read more

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  6. Benedict Cumberbatch to Star in 'Hamlet' on U.K. Stage

    6:12 am 3/26/2014

    The "Sherlock" actor will portray the iconic Shakespeare character in the British capital in 2015.Read more

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  7. Fatal Attraction: Theater Review

    6:00 pm 3/24/2014

    The 1987 infidelity thriller that starred Glenn Close as the psycho with a perm and Michael Douglas as the remorseful philanderer becomes a stage play in London, with Natascha McElhone, Mark Bazeley and Kristin Davis.Read more

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  8. Gemma Arterton, Stephen Mangan to Host U.K.'s Olivier Awards

    4:05 am 3/21/2014

    The U.K.'s most prestigious stage awards, considered Britain's answer to the Tonys, will be dished out by the former Bond girl and the actor at a ceremony in April.Read more

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  9. Ralph Fiennes Returns to London Stage in 'Man and Superman'

    12:22 pm 3/20/2014

    The Shaw revival will be part of Nicholas Hytner's farewell season at the helm of Britain's National Theatre, alongside Cillian Murphy in Enda Walsh's "Ballyturk," and new plays from David Hare and Tom Stoppard.Read more

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  10. U.K.'s Olivier Awards: Jude Law, Judi Dench, Tom Hiddleston Among Nominees

    4:51 am 3/10/2014

    UPDATED: Warner Bros.-backed musical "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" is up for seven honors at the British answer to the Tonys, which will be handed out April 13 in London.Read more

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