John Tiffany

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The week in theatre: Europe; The End of History; The Color Purple – review
David Greig’s play on continental movement still resonates, while the makers of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child can’t summon the magic this time

Susannah Clapp

07, Jul, 2019 @7:00 AM

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The End of History ... review – Jack Thorne surveys the death of radical England
Beautifully staged by John Tiffany, Thorne’s new drama explores the pitfalls of socialist parenting

Michael Billington

04, Jul, 2019 @10:48 AM

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Jack Thorne and John Tiffany: 'You're the warrior, I'm the worrier!'
After a string of hits, the writer and director are collaborating again but The End of History, a drama based on Thorne’s parents, is filling him with anxiety

David Jays

30, Jun, 2019 @11:01 PM

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Sound of magic: Imogen Heap on Harry Potter and the Cursed Child's music
Heap has reworked tracks from her back catalogue along with her original compositions for the two-part stage play

Chris Wiegand

04, Nov, 2018 @12:46 PM

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British theatre stars storm the nominations for 2018 Tony awards
Angels in America and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child are in the running for prizes at New York’s theatre ceremony

Chris Wiegand

01, May, 2018 @1:58 PM

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Pinocchio review – the wooden wonder struts his stuff in a brilliant return to his roots
The puppetry is ingenious and the songs are a joy as Dennis Kelly and John Tiffany carve a morality play out of Carlo Collodi’s original story

Michael Billington

15, Dec, 2017 @10:08 AM

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The best theatre of Christmas 2017 – from Treasure Island to Guys and Dolls
Romance and adventure abound as Rhys Ifans plays Scrooge, Guys and Dolls hits Harlem and Sherlock returns

Lyn Gardner

02, Dec, 2017 @6:00 AM

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Film-makers race to reclaim the dark soul of Pinocchio
Three rival movies are looking back to the original macabre story

Dalya Alberge

12, Nov, 2017 @12:05 AM

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Just to Get Married; Road review – fire and anxiety
A forgotten Edwardian drama hits home, while John Tiffany delivers rage and vaudeville in a bravura revival of Jim Cartwright’s Road

Susannah Clapp

06, Aug, 2017 @7:00 AM

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Road review – raucous look back at a divided Britain still hits home
Lemn Sissay stars in a revival of Jim Cartwright’s 1986 account of a community scarred by unemployment that couldn’t be more relevant or rousing

Michael Billington

30, Jul, 2017 @11:34 AM

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Forget Oliviers – Harry Potter and the Cursed Child's biggest win is new theatre audiences
The West End arm of the Harry Potter universe may have broken Olivier award records, but its true success is in making theatre universally appealing

Lyn Gardner

10, Apr, 2017 @8:00 AM

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Harry Potter play casts spell over Olivier awards in record triumph
The Cursed Child wins nine categories, including best actor, while Billie Piper takes best actress award for performance in Yerma

Mark Brown Arts correspondent

09, Apr, 2017 @8:34 PM

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