Rufus Norris Named Director Of London’s National Theatre; Succeeds Nicholas Hytner

By | Tuesday October 15, 2013 @ 4:31am PDT

Rufus Norris’ feature helming debut, Broken, opened Cannes‘ Critics’ Week in 2012 and later nabbed the Best Picture Prize at the British Independent Film Awards. But Norris won’t have much time for movies in … Read More »

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‘Frankenstein’ A Monster Hit, Say Critics

The reviews are in — and London’s critics are swooning after sitting through two nights of director Danny Boyle’s production of Frankenstein at the National Theatre. Boyle had actors Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller playing the parts of Dr. … Read More »

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Danny Boyle Does Frankenstein On UK Stage

He wryly described his career directing films, including the Oscar-winning Slumdog Millionaire and the currently Oscar-nominated 127 Hours, as “a long distraction” recently. That’s because Danny Boyle made his name directing on the British stage, and his hot ticket National Theatre production of Frankenstein started previews … Read More »

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