Richard Charles Hastings EYRE

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1943-03-28
Education Sherborne, Univ of Cambridge (BA)
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Style Sir Richard Eyre, CBE
Career theatre, television and film director; assoc dir Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh 1968-71, dir Nottingham Playhouse 1973-78, prodr Play For Today BBC TV 1978-80, dir Royal Nat Theatre 1988-97 (assoc dir 1980-86); Cameron Mackintosh visiting prof of contemporary theatre Univ of Oxford and fell St Catherine's Coll 1997; pres Rose Bruford Coll 2010-; Hon DLitt: Nottingham Trent Univ 1992, South Bank Univ 1994, Univ of Liverpool 2003, Univ of E Anglia 2011; Hon Dr Oxford Brookes Univ, Hon Degree Univ of Surrey 1998, Hon DLitt Univ of Nottingham 2008; hon fell: Goldsmiths Coll London 1993, KCL 1995; hon memb Guildhall 1996; FRSL 2011; Officier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (France) 1998; >ir< incl: Comedians 1974, Hamlet 1989, Guys and Dolls 1982 (revived 1996-97), Futurists 1986, The Changling 1988, Bartholomew Fair 1988, Voysey Inheritance 1989, Richard III 1990, Napoli Milionaria 1991, White Cameleon 1991, Night of the Iguana 1992, David Hare Trilogy 1993, Macbeth 1993, Sweet Bird of Youth 1994, Skylight (also Broadway, Wyndham's, Vaudeville 1996) 1995, La Grande Magia 1995, The Prince's Play 1996, John Gabriel Borkman 1996, Amy's View 1997 (also Broadway, Aldwych), King Lear 1997, The Invention of Love 1997, The Judas Kiss 1998, The Novice 2000, The Crucible 2002, Vincent in Brixton 2002, Mary Poppins 2005, Hedda Gabler 2006, The Reporter 2007, The Observer 2009, Private Lives 2010, Welcome to Thebes 2010, Flea in the Ear 2010, Betty Blue Eyes 2011, The Last of the Duchess 2011, The Dark Earth and the Light Sky 2012, Quartermaine's Terms 2013, The Pajama Game 2013; >ir< incl: La Traviata (Royal Opera House) 1994, Le Nozze di Figaro (Aix-en-Provence), Carmen (Met Opera) 2009; >ir< films incl: Suddenly Last Summer 1992, The Imitation Game, Pasmore 1980, Country 1981, The Insurance Man 1986 (Tokyo Prize), Past Caring 1986, v 1988 (RTS Award), Tumbledown 1988 (Italia RAI Prize, BAFTA Award), Absence of War 1995, King Lear 1998, Henry IV Parts 1 and 2 2012; >ir< The Ploughman's Lunch 1983 (Evening Standard Award for Best Film), Laughterhouse 1984 (TV Prize Venice Film Festival), Iris 2001 (Humanitas Award), Stage Beauty 2003, Notes on a Scandal 2007, The Other Man 2009; >ir< incl: SWET Dir of the Year 1982, Evening Standard Best Dir 1982, STV Awards for Best Production 1969, 1970 and 1971, Sorrento Film Festival De Sica Award 1986, The Patricia Rothermere Award 1995, Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement 1997, Critics' Circle Awards for Lifetime Achievement and Best Dir 1997, South Bank Show Award for Outstanding Achievement 1997, Dirs' Guild Award for Lifetime Achievement 1997, Evening Standard Awards for King Lear, The Invention of Love and Special Award for running the RNT 1997, Olivier Award for Best Dir 2006 (for Hedda Gabler); for King Lear: Olivier Award for Best Dir 1998, Peabody Award 1999, Eebo d'Oro Award 1998
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