Declan Donnellan and Nick Ormerod Awarded OBEs
Cheek by Jowl is happy to say that both Artistic Directors of the company, Declan Donnellan and Nick Ormerod, have been awarded OBEs in the Queen’s Birthday Honours.
Declan was awarded his OBE for services to Theatre, and Nick for services to Theatre Design.
The Winter's Tale to be livestreamed
Following the successful screenings of Measure for Measure and Ubu Roi, we are delighted to announce that The Winter’s Tale will be streamed live from the Barbican Centre on 19 April at 7.30pm*, for free.
Cheek by Jowl is an international company, with audiences around the world – as such, we will be screening The Winter’s Tale in English, French and Spanish (subtitled), partnering with BBC Arts Digital, Spain’s El País, France’s Télérama and The Sydney Morning Herald in Australia. The screening will also be available with access subtitles.
This multi-camera screening is made possible due to the support of the Barbican Centre, and funding from The Space, Arts Council England and the BBC.
Please put the 19th April in your diary, and help us spread the good news!
NB The screening will be available until midnight on 7th May, on www.cheekbyjowl.com/livestream
Our hearts go out to the families and loved ones of the Alexandrov Ensemble and all the passengers and crew of yesterday's flight. As a mark of respect our Twelfth Night will not play today in Moscow.
Declan and Nick
UK Student Rep Scheme Launched
Ahead of presenting The Winter’s Tale around the UK in 2017, Cheek by Jowl is setting up a student representative scheme. This scheme will operate in many of our UK tour destinations. For further details on dates, please visit our calendar page.
If you are student and would be interested in working with Cheek by Jowl as a rep please email our Archivist & Education Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org, As well as earning a free ticket to the production, student reps will receive an exclusive Cheek by Jowl 2017 International Tour t-shirt and water bottle.
Measure for Measure at Interferences International Theatre Festival
Measure for Measure will perform at Interferences International Theatre Festival in Cluj, Romania on 29th November 2016.