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First look at The Color Purple - introducing T'Shan Williams as Celie

The first images of Leicester’s Curve and Birmingham Hippodrome’s production of Tony Award-winning Broadway production The Color Purple have been released, with T’Shan Williams set to take the role of Celie.

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The Royal Theatrical Support Trust and Curve invite entries for the RTST Sir Peter Hall Director Award 2019, in partnership with Rose Theatre Kingston and English Touring Theatre

The Royal Theatrical Support Trust (RTST) and Leicester’s Curve theatre are delighted to announce that the 2019 RTST Sir Peter Hall Director Award Scheme is now open for entries.

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Casting announced for Sue Townsend's The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole aged 13 3/4 - The Musical in London's West End

As rehearsals begin today for Curve's production of Sue Townsend's The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole aged 13 3/4 - The Musical at The Ambassadors Theatre in London's West End, full casting has also been announced.

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Hastings Direct sponsors £10 tickets to The Color Purple

Hundreds of additional £10 tickets to see Curve’s summer production of hit Broadway musical The Color Purple are available thanks to Hastings Direct.

Find out more details and read the full article here.

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Interview with Enron Director, Jonathan Martin

Shocking. Zany. Satirical. That's how Director Jonathan Martin would describe this year's Curve and De Montfort University (DMU) co-production, Enron. In this interview he tells us more about Lucy Prebble's play, working with DMU's talented students, and why these opportunities are important for the next generation of theatre talent. 

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Diana Vickers & Sara Crowe join Shane Richie in The Entertainer

New casting was announced today for the upcoming tour of John Osborne’s funny and heartbreaking play The Entertainer starring Shane Richie as Archie Rice. Sara Crowe joins the cast to play Phoebe Rice and Diana Vickers to play Jean Rice.

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Curve in Conversation - Episode three

In this episode of Curve in Conversation, hear from Leicester-based artist Carol Leeming MBE about her new role as Resident Assistant Director at Curve, her career and how to teach a Leicester accent.

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Carol Leeming MBE to join Curve at Resident Assistant Director

Curve has announced the appointment of international multi-award winning artist Carol Leeming MBE to join the theatre's artistic team as Resident Assistant Director. Read more here.

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