Jamie Lloyd to direct Uzo Aduba, Zawe Ashton and Laura Carmichael in ‘The Maids’

Jamie Lloyd to direct Uzo Aduba, Zawe Ashton and Laura Carmichael in The Maids Double Emmy Award winner Uzo Aduba (Orange is the New Black), Zawe Ashton (Fresh Meat, Not Safe For Work) and Laura Carmichael (Downton Abbey) will star in Jean Genet’s masterpiece UK premiere of Benedict Andrews and Andrew Upton’s contemporary version of […]

The Jersey Boys, Ronan Keating and Beverley Knight in The Magic of Christmas Concert

The cast of the hit West End musical, The Jersey Boys are the latest performers to join the line-up in The Magic of Christmas  at the London Palladium at 7:30 pm on Sunday 29th November. This evening features artists performing their classic hits and  favourite Christmas songs. The Magic of Christmas will be hosted by Boyzone’s […]

Cast announced for Howard Barker Double Bill at Arcola Theatre

The title role in The Twelfth Battle of Isonzo will be voiced by Nicholas Le Prevost in an immersive experience which will be audio described throughout, connecting the audience to the two blind characters in the play. Nicholas Le Prevost is best known for his film work, including Shakespeare in Love and A Very British […]

Casting announced for Legally Blonde The Musical

Winner of three Olivier Awards including ‘Best New Musical’, Legally Blonde The Musical is an all-singing, all-dancing romantic comedy. The show follows the story of sorority president Elle Woods as she crosses the country on a mission to find love at Harvard Law School. Reviving the role of Paulette is JODIE JACOBS whose West End credits include […]

New images for ELF The Musical London

New video footage for the London premiere of ELF The Musical, ahead of tonight’s Gala performance in aid of Alzheimer’s Society at the Dominion Theatre London. The lastest production images for the London premiere of ELF starring Ben Forster, Kimberley Walsh, Joe McGann and Jessica Martin which is running at the Dominion Theatre until 2nd […]

NORFOLK AND NORWICH FESTIVAL 2016 FIRST PROGRAMME ANNOUNCEMENTS

NORFOLK & NORWICH FESTIVAL 2016 FIRST PROGRAMME ANNOUNCEMENTS NORFOLK & NORWICH FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES UK  AND WORLD PREMIERES FOR 2016 2016 FESTIVAL RUNS FROM FRIDAY 13 – SUNDAY 29 MAY WITH PUBLIC  BOOKING OPEN FROM WEDNESDAY 11 NOVEMBER Norfolk & Norwich Festival, one of the biggest arts festivals in the UK, has today announced the first […]

NATIONAL YOUTH THEATRE ANNOUNCES WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT CONSENT

  ‘WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT CONSENT’ – NATIONAL UNION OF STUDENTS JOIN THE NYT IN THE WEST END TO DISCUSS CONSENT & SEX EDUCATION DISCUSSION TAKES PLACE AROUND EVAN PLACEY’S ACCLAIMED NEW PLAY CONSENSUAL ‘WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT CONSENT’ IS ON 10 NOVEMBER AT THE AMBASSADORS THEATRE WHERE CONSENSUAL RUNS UNTIL 2 DECEMBER […]

Full casting announced for UK Tour of Tom. A Story of Tom Jones. A Musical

Full casting has been announced today for next year’s UK tour of Tom. A Story of Tom Jones. The Musical, presented by Theatr na nÓg. Kit Orton stars in the title role of the musical biopic, which will open on Monday 7th March 2016 at the Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff. Also featured in the touring […]

The Happiness Project Review

The Roundhouse 3-14 November. Reviewed by Claire Roderick Well, the audience certainly found happiness tonight! The Happiness Project is a response to the 2007 UNICEF report “An overview of child well-being in rich countries”. Two years have been spent exploring the issues raised, and the show fuses the viewpoints of young people, scientists and academics. […]

Matthew Dunster appointed associate director at Shakespeare’s Globe

Shakespeare’s Globe have announced today that Matthew Dunster has been appointed as associate director. He joins Emma Rice as she begins her role as artistic director designate, officially taking over from current artistic director Dominic Dromgoole on 23 April 2016. Dunster is an Olivier-nominated director and playwright whose world première production of Martin McDonagh’s Hangmen […]