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Scene Around: June 2

Award presenter Kenneth Branagh (centre, left) with the Royal Victoria Hall Foundation’s clerk Carol Cooper, and chair Valerie Colgan (far right), with the winners of this year’s awards. Photo: Pierre Marcar Award presenter Kenneth Branagh (centre, left) with the Royal Victoria Hall Foundation’s clerk Carol Cooper, and chair Valerie Colgan (far right), with the winners of this year’s awards. Photo: Pierre Marcar
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The latest first night parties, events and awards from the theatrical world in pictures. Pictures this week include the Lilian Baylis Awards, held at the Old Vic (above), first night of Keswick’s summer shows, Running Wild in Regent’s Park and the Crucible’s Flowers for Mrs Harris…

The Vertical Hour/Watch It Sailor first night, Theatre by the Lake, Keswick

Carol Godby School’s Popshow competition, Middleton Arena

A Subject of Scandal and Concern first night, Finborough Theatre, London

Flowers for Mrs Harris press night, Crucible Theatre, Sheffield

Absolution/Bill Clinton Hercules press night, Park Theatre, London

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Rachel Mariner (writer, Bill Clinton Hercules), Guy Masterson (producer/director), Jez Bond (artistic director), Bob Paisley (cast, Bill Clinton Hercules) and Melli Bond (creative director). Photo: Wanda Szwed

 

Kes press night, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds

Stage One 40th Anniversary Lunch, Hospital Club, London

Manchester Royal Exchange 40th season launch

Culture Forum North Symposium, Howard Assembly Rooms, Leeds

Running Wild first night, Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre, London

The Machine Stops first night, Theatre Royal, York

Invisible Hand press night, Tricycle Theatre, London

Cast members Daniel Lapaine, Sid Sagar, Parth Thakerar and Tony Jayawardena with director Indhu Rubasingham (centre)
Cast members Daniel Lapaine, Sid Sagar, Parth Thakerar and Tony Jayawardena with director Indhu Rubasingham (centre)

 

Here All NIght press night, Print Room (Beckett Festival), London

Artisitic director Anda Winters, cast member Conor Lovett, director Judy Lovett, and Irish ambassador Daniel Mulhall. Photo: Veronica Humphris
Artisitic director Anda Winters, cast member Conor Lovett, director Judy Lovett, and Irish ambassador Daniel Mulhall. Photo: Veronica Humphris

King John press night, Rose Theatre, Kingston

Director Trevor Nunn (front, left) with cast and crew. Photos: Trevor Aston
Director Trevor Nunn (front, left) with cast and crew. Photos: Trevor Aston

This Is Living press night, Trafalgar Studios, London

This Is Living cast and creatives
This Is Living cast and creatives

Send photos for consideration, with complete captions (event, venue, names, job titles) and photographer credit, to cath@thestage.co.uk

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