Holes Review

Royal and Derngate Theatre, Northampton – until 1 February 2020 Reviewed by Megan Raynor 4**** Holes, the story of Stanley Yelnats (the fourth) and his adventures at Camp Green Lake, holds a special place in my heart having studied it fondly at school and having grown up watching the film (2003). I was intrigued how […]

Cast for Life of Pi in the West End announced today – Hiran Abeysekera to play central role of Pi

CAST ANNOUNCED AS      THE SPELLBINDING SHOW PREPARES      TO TRANSFORM WYNDHAM’S THEATRE Hiran Abeysekera to lead the company with his acclaimed performance as Pi Unprecedented reconfiguration of the theatre to bring Yann Martel’s Man Booker Prize-winning novel thrillingly to life on stage Full casting has been announced for Life of Pi, the celebrated Sheffield Theatres production which […]

HAMPSTEAD THEATRE ANNOUNCES A SEASON OF HAMPSTEAD CLASSICS FOR SPRING/SUMMER 2020, CELEBRATING 60 YEARS OF ORIGINAL THEATRE

HAMPSTEAD THEATRE ANNOUNCES A SEASON OF HAMPSTEAD CLASSICS FOR SPRING/SUMMER 2020, CELEBRATING 60 YEARS OF ORIGINAL THEATRE ·         HAMPSTEAD THEATRE PRESENTS ITS SPRING/SUMMER 2020 PROGRAMME– HAMPSTEAD CLASSICS, CELEBRATING 60 YEARS OF ORIGINAL THEATRE ·         FOUR BOLD PLAYS FROM THE NEW WRITING THEATRE’S ECLECTIC ARCHIVE WILL BE STAGED BY A VARIETY OF DISTINCTIVE BRITISH DIRECTORS ·         THE PLAYS, WHICH ALL PREMIERED AT HAMPSTEAD […]

Extra Week Added to SISTER ACT at London’s Eventim Apollo with Whoopi Goldberg and Jennifer Saunders

FOLLOWING A RECORD BREAKING ON SALE THE PRODUCERS OF ANNOUNCE THAT THE SHOW WILL PLAY AN EXTRA WEEK AT LONDON’S EVENTIM APOLLO PERFORMANCES NOW START ON 21 JULY 2020 TICKETS GO ON SALE FOR THE EXTRA WEEK AT 10.00AM ON 7 FEBRUARY 2020 Following a record breaking on sale, where SISTER ACT became one of London’s fastest […]

Othello Review

Cambridge Arts Theatre, Cambridge until 1 February 2020 Reviewed by Steph Lott 4**** I have always loved Shakespeare from when I studied it at school (many moons ago!) right through until recent years. I go and see at least one production during the open air Shakespeare festival that is held every year in Cambridge in […]

Swan Lake Review

StoryHouse, Chester – until Saturday 1 February 2020 Reviewed by Julie Noller 4**** Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet has pirouetted into StoryHouse this drab January twirling us into February. I took my seat in the auditorium not in any way shape or form as a ballet expert but someone who enjoys the whole theatre experience. Theatre […]

INITIAL CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR THE TENTH ANNIVERSARY REVIVAL OF BRUCE NORRIS’ AWARD-WINNING CLYBOURNE PARK

INITIAL CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR THE TENTH ANNIVERSARY REVIVAL OF BRUCE NORRIS’ AWARD-WINNING CLYBOURNE PARK Alex Turner Productions and Trish Wadley Productions in association with Park Theatre present THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY REVIVAL OF CLYBOURNE PARKBy Bruce Norris Director: Oliver Kaderbhai; Set and Costume Designer: James Turner Lighting Designer: Zia Bergin-Holly; Sound Designer: Will Tonna; Casting Director: Lucy Casson 25 March – 2 May Alex Turner Productions and Trish Wadley Productions, […]

Childrens Cast Announced for THE PRINCE OF EGYPT

“THE PRINCE OF EGYPT” CONFIRMS  CHILDREN’S CASTING YOUNG PERFORMERS LEO BABET, JONAH COLLIER, TAYLOR JENKINS, MIA LAKHA, IMAN PABANI AND HANNAH SELK JOIN HUGE COMPANY OF 42 PERFORMANCES BEGIN NEXT WEDNESDAY (5 FEBRUARY 2020) EXTRA 2.30PM SHOWS ADDED: 14 APRIL, 11 AUGUST AND 25 AUGUST 2020 THE PRINCE OF EGYPT,the new musical with music and lyrics by Stephen […]

Deborah Warner announced as new Artistic Director of the Ustinov Studio at Theatre Royal Bath

DEBORAH WARNER ANNOUNCED AS NEW ARTISTIC DIRECTOR OF THE USTINOV STUDIO AT THEATRE ROYAL BATH Theatre Royal Bath is delighted to announce the appointment of internationally acclaimed and multi-award-winning theatre and opera director Deborah Warner as the new Artistic Director of the Ustinov Studio. Her inaugural season will be Autumn 2020 with full details and programming to be announced in due […]