Latest Richard Thomas News

Gemma Arterton To Star In Made In Dagenham Musical

3rd March 2014

Gemma Arterton will star in new musical 'Made in Dagenham'.The Hollywood actress has been cast in the lead role of Rita O'Grady in a brand new stage adaptation of the hit film, coming to the...

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'The Waltons' Actor Joe Conley Dies Aged 85

11th July 2013

The Waltons Actor Joe Conley died aged 85. His co-star Mary Beth McDonough announced his passing on her Facebook page on Monday (8th July). Conley suffered from dementia. He died on Sunday 7th July at...

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The Things They Say: 3301047

25th September 2012

"I've worn different kinds of hearing aids. Now I have Oticon. They get smaller and smaller, and with them I hear great... It's an impairment not a profound loss. Without them I couldn't work in...

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Thomas: 'Anna Nicole's Life Is Perfect For Opera'

7th February 2011

Composer RICHARD THOMAS has defended his decision to create an opera inspired by ANNA NICOLE SMITH, insisting her tragic life was "endlessly fascinating and perfect" for the stage.Critics have questioned whether the former Playboy model's...

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Fascinating Fact 2884

23rd February 2007

RICHARD THOMAS, co-creator of JERRY SPRINGER - THE OPERA, is writing a "psychotic version of the musical A CHORUS LINE" for ballet....

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Springer Stage Show Battles On Despite Protests

20th September 2005

British stage show JERRY SPRINGER - THE OPERA has been saved, after a string of theatres across the country agreed to stage the controversial musical. Last month (AUG05) the British Arts Council withdrew funding...

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Springer Opera Writers Hit Back At Chat Show Host

19th August 2005

JERRY SPRINGER - THE OPERA writers STEWART LEE and RICHARD THOMAS have slammed JERRY SPRINGER as a "two faced w**ker" for withdrawing support for the London musical, reportedly following pressure from Christian fundamentalists. Last...

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