Tory Kittles plays Paul Robeson, the African-American singer, actor and activist, in Nicholas Wright’s new play 8 Hotels, directed by Richard Eyre at Chichester’s Minerva Theatre. It opens on August 7.
Following stagings of Jesus and Joseph, the summer of Lloyd Webber continues with Jamie Lloyd’s new production of arguably the composer’s most accomplished musical. US singer and actor Samantha Pauly, plays Eva Peron. The show opens on August 8.
The final studio show of Theatre by the Lake’s summer season is Kash Arshad’s production of Rajiv Joseph’s play about two men overseeing the construction of the Taj Mahal, previously staged in the UK at the Bush Theatre. It opens on August 8.
1927, whose innovative fusions of animation, music and performance includes Golem, and The Animals and Children Took to the Streets, present the European premiere of a new work as part of the Edinburgh International Festival. It opens on August 10.