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Uncle Vanya first preview
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Uncle Vanya opening night
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Ciarán in Uncle Vanya in 2020

Uncle VanyaCiarán will star next year in Conor McPherson's version of Anton Chekhov's 1897 masterwork of love displaced and dreams deferred, alongside Toby Jones as Uncle Vanya and Richard Armitage as Astrov.

Uncle Vanya will be directed by Ian Rickson (Translations), with design by Rae Smith, and music by Stephen Warbeck.

Originally written by Anton Chekhov, the play follows Sonya and her uncle Vanya in a countryside house, occasionally visited by the local doctor Astrov. Relationships soon become strained when Sonya's father (played by Ciarán) returns with his new wife, and intends to sell the house.

Previews will start at the Harold Pinter Theatre on January 14.

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The Soldier's Tale in Kilkenny: the Team's report

Ciaran Hinds meeting us in KilkennyWe were at the Watergate theatre to attend two performances of Stravinsky's The Soldier's Tale.

Once more, he played all characters but the princess, alternating accents and voices, with his usual virtuosity.



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Frozen II: a vocally delicious troll

The second installment of Frozen will be released in November. Let's hope that Grand Pabbie, the mellifluous-voiced troll, will get more screen time than the trailer suggests.

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The Soldier's Tale at the Kilkenny Arts Festival

Ciarán will be in Ireland next Summer with the Fews Ensemble led by Joanne Quigley McParland, to play narrator, devil and soldier in Stravinsky's masterpiece.

Tuesday 13 August 7.30PM, Wednesday 14 August 7.30PM at The Watergate Theatre.


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Ciarán back on stage in October

Ciaran Hinds in TranslationsFollowing a sold-out run in 2018, Ian Rickson's production of Brian Friel's masterpiece will return at the National Theatre from October 15 to October 19 at the Olivier Theatre.

Ciarán will reprise the role of Hugh.


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Latest projects

Uncle Vanya

Ciaran Hinds Adaptation by Conor McPherson of Anton Chekhov's masterpiece.

Lost Lives

Ciaran Hinds Documentary that records the circumstances of every man, woman and child who died in a the Northern Irish 'Troubles.'

Frozen II

Ciaran Hinds Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, and Olaf are going far in the forest to learn the truth about an ancient mystery.

The Soldier's Tale

Ciaran Hinds The story of a soldier who trades his fiddle to the devil in return for untold wealth.

Translations NT revival

Ciaran HindsIf your intent is to destroy a culture, the first thing you do is take away that culture's language.

Two Crows Apart

Ciaran HindsA couple braces themselves for unwanted houseguests, political correctness, and a murder of crows (a new old project).

The Man in the Hat (The Thin Man)

Ciaran HindsA man is journeying through France in a Fiat 500, chased by five angry men in a Citroën Dyane.