Posted on 21 May 2014

In The Vale Of Health rehearsal diary: Part Four

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Part Three: Missing Dates By Laurence Cook, In The Vale Of Health Associate Director

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Posted on 19 May 2014

Sunny Afternoon: Backstage photos

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Get a behind-the-scenes insight into Hampstead’s new musical Sunny Afternoon with our exclusive backstage photos.

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Posted on 13 May 2014

Wonderland: Meet the cast

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Meet the cast for Beth Steel’s epic new play Wonderland…

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Posted on 13 May 2014

Casting announced for Wonderland

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Hampstead Theatre presents the World Premiere of

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Posted on 12 May 2014

Sunny Afternoon: ★★★★★ from The Mail on Sunday

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You really got me!

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Posted on 12 May 2014

Sunny Afternoon: ★★★★ from The Sunday Times

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Sunny Afternoon review By Maxie Szalwinska, The Sunday Times

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Posted on 6 May 2014

Sunny Afternoon: ★★★★ from The Observer

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The Kinks musical Sunny Afternoon is a triumph for Ray Davies and Joe Penhall By Susannah Clapp, The Observer

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Posted on 6 May 2014

A Cup of Tea With... In The Vale of Health's Laura Rees

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We chat to Laura Rees over a cup of tea about In The Vale Of Health, Maxine Peake and alternative careers.

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Posted on 4 May 2014

Sunny Afternoon: ★★★★★ from Daily Express

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Sunny Afternoon review: ‘Kinky songs are a Ray of light’ By Clair Woodward, Daily Express

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Posted on 2 May 2014

Sunny Afternoon: ★★★★★ from The Telegraph

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Sunny Afternoon, Hampstead Theatre, review: ‘pop lovers would be mad to miss it’ By Charles Spencer, The Telegraph

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Posted on 2 May 2014

Sunny Afternoon: ★★★★★ from Daily Mail

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You really got me!

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Posted on 2 May 2014

Sunny Afternoon: ★★★★ from The Times

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Sunny Afternoon review By Dominic Maxwell, The Times

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Posted on 2 May 2014

Sunny Afternoon: ★★★★ from the Evening Standard

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‘An irresistible new musical which illustrates the brilliance of The Kinks’ By Henry Hitchings, Evening Standard

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Posted on 2 May 2014

Sunny Afternoon: ★★★★ from WhatsOnStage

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Sunny Afternoon review By Michael Coveney, WhatsOnStage

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Posted on 2 May 2014

Sunny Afternoon: Press Night photos

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Thursday night (1 May) was Press Night at Hampstead Theatre for new musical Sunny Afternoon.

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Posted on 2 May 2014

Sunny Afternoon: ★★★★ from Financial Times

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The music is the star of this joyous account of The Kinks’ story By Sarah Hemming, Financial Times

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Posted on 2 May 2014

Sunny Afternoon: ★★★★ from The Independent

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Sunny Afternoon review By Nick Hasted, The Independent

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Posted on 17 April 2014

Sunny Afternoon: Production photos

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Photos taken by Dominic Clemence

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Posted on 14 April 2014

Wonderland Director announces exciting new staging plans

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Image: Chariots of Fire in the round (2012)

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Posted on 14 April 2014

Wonderland: A timeline of the 1984/5 Miners' Strike

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Photo: © John Sturrock/reportdigital.co.uk

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Posted on 14 April 2014

Wonderland: The Key Players

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‘Beth Steel, in a commanding Main Stage debut, illuminates corners of a story you think you know but you don’t.’ David Hare, writer of The Judas Kiss, Skylight and Pravda

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Posted on 14 April 2014

Wonderland: New Main Stage show now on sale

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Hampstead Theatre presents the World Premiere ofWONDERLAND By Beth Steel Directed by Edward Hall Designed by Ashley Martin Davis 20 June – 26 July 2014

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Posted on 11 April 2014

A Cup Of Tea With... In The Vale Of Health's Gethin Anthony

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We grabbed Gethin Anthony in between performing Japes and rehearsing Japes Too to talk acting idols, life advice and that time he fell off stage.

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Posted on 11 April 2014

Ham & High: Ray and Dave Davies interview

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Ray and Dave Davies speak out as the Kinks musical comes to Hampstead By Alex Bellotti, Ham & High

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Posted on 7 April 2014

An interview with Joe Penhall

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We speak to Joe Penhall, writer of the Sunny Afternoon book, about working with Ray Davies and how he went about writing the fascinating story of The Kinks.

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Posted on 7 April 2014

In The Vale Of Health rehearsal diary: Part Three

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Part Three: Japes Too By Laurence Cook, In The Vale Of Health Associate Director

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Posted on 4 April 2014

Win tickets to Sunny Afternoon and a signed copy of Americana

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To celebrate the opening of Sunny Afternoon we’re giving you the chance to win a pair of tickets to the show and a signed copy of Ray Davies’ autobiography, Americana.

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Posted on 3 April 2014

The Guardian: Simon Gray and the art of rewriting

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For Gray, the curtain never properly fell: forever rearranging his own plays, he had an impressive fluidity of imagination By Mark Lawson, The Guardian (Photograph: Linda Nylind)

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Posted on 1 April 2014

Video: In The Vale of Health trailer

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Posted on 28 March 2014

The Telegraph interview Tamara Harvey

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The Telegraph’s Dominic Cavendish talks to Director Tamara Harvey about staging Simon Gray’s In The Vale Of Health quartet

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Posted on 28 March 2014

London Calling interview John Dagleish

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John Dagleish, best known for roles in Lark Rise to Candleford, Starlings and Beaver Falls, is taking on the iconic figure of Ray Davies in a new musical at Hampstead Theatre, Sunny Afternoon.

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Posted on 26 March 2014

Evening Standard: Edward Hall interview

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How artistic director Edward Hall saved Hampstead Theatre

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Posted on 26 March 2014

Sunny Afternoon: Meet the band

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We go behind-the-scenes into the Sunny Afternoon rehearsal room and chat to Director Edward Hall and cast members, John Dagleish, Ned Derrington, George Maguire and Adam Sopp about becoming The Kinks.

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