WOMEN'S FOOTBALL: High fives as Oxford City
WOMEN'S FOOTBALL: High fives as Oxford City grab Oxfordshire Women's Cup ...Oxford MailCity continued to press forward throughout the second half, but found their efforts thwarted by Kidlington keeper Emily Murphy. However, she was finally beaten again deep into stoppage time when Anderson broke free and played in Sian Riley-Phillips for ...and more »
Posted on 15 April 2015 | 12:03 am
Playing for Time, Sheffield Crucible,
Telegraph.co.ukPlaying for Time, Sheffield Crucible, review: 'wrenching'Telegraph.co.ukHere the indomitable Siân Phillips plays Fénelon, a cabaret star sent to Auschwitz in 1943. Since she knows how to sing Madame Butterfly she is handed a monstrous lifeline: to join the camp's rag-taggle female orchestra organised by the music-mad Nazis ...BWW Reviews: PLAYING FOR TIME, Crucible, Sheffield, 18 Mar 2015Broadway Worldall 2 news articles »
Posted on 23 March 2015 | 8:44 am
Playing For Time (Sheffield Crucible) -
WhatsOnStage.comPlaying For Time (Sheffield Crucible)WhatsOnStage.comThis is not to say that the production is without its merits, the most striking of which is the casting of Siân Phillips in the play's central role; a character that is, until the play's final scene, several decades younger. By doing so, the production ...and more »
Posted on 20 March 2015 | 3:30 am
Sian Phillips' performance in Playing for
Sian Phillips' performance in Playing for Time is thought-provoking and upliftingDaily MailThe prospect of two-and-a-half hours reliving the horrors of Auschwitz ought to be dispiriting. Yet Arthur Miller's stage adaptation of Fania Fenelon's 1977 autobiography charting her time in the Nazi death camp is dignified, thought-provoking and ...
Posted on 20 March 2015 | 2:21 am
Siân Phillips: 'Saying yes to work is just
Telegraph.co.ukSiân Phillips: 'Saying yes to work is just a way of life'Telegraph.co.ukSiân Phillips is indefatigable. Shortly to turn 82, she is rarely off the stage. Most of last year Phillips was giving her Lady Bracknell in two separate productions of The Importance of Being Earnest, first in Washington DC, then in the UK. Before ...
Posted on 17 March 2015 | 1:04 am
Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod
Singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright, who collaborated with Robbie Williams on his latest album, is bringing his unique talent to North Wales. Wainwright has written an opera in French, partied with George W Bush’s daughter and appeared alongside Jennifer ...
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 10:00 am
Bravo for this lung-busting 81-year-old:
The prospect of two-and-a-half hours reliving the horrors of Auschwitz ought to be dispiriting. Yet Arthur Miller's stage adaptation of Fania Fenelon's 1977 autobiography charting her time in the Nazi death camp is dignified, thought-provoking and uplifting.
Posted on 19 March 2015 | 11:10 am
Michael Sheen, Sian Phillips, Geraint Thomas
Acting stars Michael Sheen and Sian Phillips, cyclist Geraint Thomas, and the efforts surrounding the Nato Summit have been recognised among the winners of the 2015 St David Awards. There was also recognition for a lifeboat crew, entrepreneurs and a ...
Posted on 12 March 2015 | 7:42 am
St David Awards 2015: Michael Sheen, Sian
PORT Talbot actor Michael Sheen, Swansea composer Karl Jenkins and Gwaun-cae-Gurwen actress Sian Phillips are among the finalists in the 2015 St David Awards announced by First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones. The awards, now in their second year, are aimed ...
Posted on 11 February 2015 | 9:36 pm
Sian Phillips to lead Arthur Miller revival
Sian Phillips will lead the cast of Sheffield Theatres’ revival of Arthur Miller’s Playing for Time. The production – which marks 100 years since Miller’s birth and 70 years since the liberation of Auschwitz – runs at the Crucible from March 12 ...
Posted on 23 January 2015 | 1:30 am