Rotterdam (play)

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Rotterdam is a play by British playwright Jon Brittain. Rotterdam premiered at south London's Theatre 503 in November 2015. [1] [2] The production transferred to the Trafalgar Studios in July 2016. [3] The production then transferred to the Arts Theatre for a limited run from 21 June to 15 July 2017 [4]

Jon Brittain is a playwright, comedy writer and director who was born in Chester in the northwest of England and grew up in the Netherlands.

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It was named Outstanding Achievement in an Affiliate Theatre at the 2017 Olivier Awards. [5] [6]

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The 2017 Laurence Olivier Awards were held on 9 April 2017 at the Royal Albert Hall, London. The ceremony was hosted by comedian Jason Manford. A highlights show was shown on ITV shortly after the live event ended.

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References

  1. "Rotterdam, review: Keenly concerned with transitions and upheaval". Evening Standard. 2015-11-09. Retrieved 2017-04-10.
  2. Gardner, Lyn (2015-11-04). "Rotterdam review – a shiny study of love and sexuality". The Guardian. ISSN   0261-3077 . Retrieved 2017-04-10.
  3. "Actor Anna Martine on West End play: 'Queer arts are mainstream now'". Evening Standard. 2016-07-22. Retrieved 2017-04-10.
  4. "Rotterdam Arts Theatre London, written by Jon Brittain". www.officialtheatre.com. Retrieved 2019-03-11.
  5. "Curtis Brown". www.curtisbrown.co.uk. Retrieved 2017-12-21.
  6. "How the play Rotterdam has led the way for transgender stories on stage". The Independent. 2017-06-20. Retrieved 2017-12-21.