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Where to See Plays in England

Where to See Plays in England

England in renowned as being the birthplace of some of the best play writers like William Shakespeare. This country has a very long history of plays and there are many schools and universities that have theater as the main extracurricular activity. You will also find countless theater festivals all around the country, celebrating this amazing art. Many tourists want to have a taste of the quality English theater, but choosing the right place to go for a play can be quite challenging, especially if you are visiting the country for the first time. We have listed some of the best theaters and venues where you can have a taste of the renowned English theater. London Theater The London Theater is probably the most common place to go. It has countless plays all around the year and you will probably find one to suit your taste. The variety of plays is huge, ...

Top Modern Playwrights Around the World

Top Modern Playwrights Around the World

There are some truly terrific playwrights that are active today. Some of these playwrights will be discussed here. The Great British Caryl Churchill is a British playwright who has focused much of her work on feminism and similar social issues. She has won numerous awards over the years and was inducted into the American Theater Hall of Fame in 2010 for her contributions. Her works often reflect themes of modern life, such as the stock market crash and the controversy of cloning. This is no doubt why her works are so popular and easy to relate to. Another notable British playwright is Bola Agbaje, who although born in London, lived in Nigeria for many years. Her years in Nigeria helped influence her works. Her first play that premiered in 2007 won a prestigious award, the Laurence Olivier Award, and she is widely regarded as being a very talented playwright. Joe Penhall is ...

Top British Actors of Today

Top British Actors of Today

When considering what qualifies an actor to be at the top of their game there are several things that could be considered. For the purposes of this article we’ll confine the list to male actors as it will already be a challenge given the incredible talent worthy of consideration.Obviously the whole area of the arts is subjective but it’s fair to say that certain things are quite commonly agreed upon when it comes to acting. If we’re considering top actors of today lets confine the list to those who are actually living and actively working at this present time. Typically the average persons exposure to an actor’s work will be through film and television so its most likely that top actors are at some point engaging in these mediums and  although that’s not exclusively the case this consideration will assume that. As a measure of their success in these industries ...

Film Production Companies in LA

Film Production Companies in LA

Gansmedia This company is into fully fledged video production service that helps film and broadcast markets in handling their studio needs. The company concentrates on every production activity ranging from crew building to delivery. In all media, Gansmedia assists customers in designing engaging content that is innovative and charming.  This award-winning company is well-equipped to cater to all video production aspects such as narrative films, documentary films, etc. Gansmedia is ideal for a firm that is need of complete production for a shoot based in Los Angeles, California. Its services are also excellent for people that want to transform their visions and ideas into reality. Wall St. DVD This company was founded in 1991 and apart from its LA base; it also has offices in Texas and Las Vegas. Wall St. DVD ...

Film Production Companies in the UK

Film Production Companies in the UK

This write-up contains a compilation of some film production companies in the United Kingdom. The firms are not listed in any particular order. Lee Lifting Services Ltd This company was established in 1981 and is well-reputed for offering a mobile crane hire service to film-makers as well TV show producers. Lee Lifting Service is close to Heathrow Airport which makes it within easy reach for studios in Leavesden, Pinewood, Longcross, Elstree, and others. This organization was created to help production teams with practical guidance and useful advice to achieve their objectives without any technical knowledge about operating cranes. Lee Lifting Services Ltd. is credited with some film productions such as Harry Potter, Dark Shadows, Captain America, Pirates of the Caribbean, etc. Sargent-Disc Ltd This is a top firm in the United Kingdom that specializes in the supply of ...

Great British Directors

Great British Directors

A collection of some fantastic film directors from Britain is presented in this write-up. The personalities are not listed in any particular order. Michael Powell This director, famous for his exceptional filmography, was born in 1905. What made his works renowned included feats such as his ability to capture the culture of Britain, doggedness in the film industry and employing ingenious techniques in the production of his movies. Though several of Powell’s movies were widely loved, they keep getting more popular as time goes on and are gradually getting to that stage, where they will be rated among most innovative and influential movies released in their time. This director, just like Carol Reed, started his career as a director by churning out fast films meant for early film production organizations: Within 1931 – 36, he ...

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