Steven Berkoff cold news 2013
An archive of the Hot News from 2013
New play at the Edinburgh Festival
Berkoff's new play, An Actor's Lament, premieres at the Edinburgh Festival.
"Three actors experience the frustration and madness that can be everyday life for the working actor in Steven Berkoff's satire on the
Street Theatre in London present a month long festival of Berkoff's work
from 24 Sept- 26 Oct 2013.
"We present Steven
Berkoff: Religion and Anarchy. In a five week season, working alongside
the theatre's associate director Max Barton, the legendary maverick of
British theatre will co- direct his visceral one act plays as well as
performing in some of them. Eight of his plays will be produced in rep.
These will include his epic poem "Requiem for Ground Zero",
which he will perform once a week. Alongside the fully produced plays,
there will be a series of readings of his other one-act plays and at least
20 of his works will feature in the season."
Greek is on at Barons Court Theatre from 26 Nov- 01 Dec 2013.
"Berkoff's modern retelling of 'Oedipus Rex' is a mind-numbing masterpiece, combining Shakespearean drama with Cockney wit, to produce a memorable evening of extraordinary entertainment."
The Royal Opera House in London present a revival of Greek, Mark-Anthony Turnage’s opera based on Steven Berkoff’s verse play from 1988. The production is by Music Theatre Wales and director Michael McCarthy. It is on from 21-26 Oct 2013. Click on the image for more details.
Strip Theatre presents
Lunch at the Rosemary Branch Theatre, London from 8- 14 Jul 2013.
Click on the image for more details. Thanks to James for the details.
Steven auctions a signed programme of his 1988 Coriolanus to support the Sumatran Orangutan Society. You can bid here.
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