Theatre News

Motown The Musical (Photo: Alastair Muir)

Motown seek next Young Michael Jackson

The West End production of Motown the Musical will hold open auditions next month for the opportunity to portray the young Michael Jackson.

Globe & Rylance celebrate Shakespeare's Birthday

Shakespeare’s Globe and Mark Rylance have announced All Places That The Eye Of Heaven Visits, a unique event at Westminster Abbey, in celebration of Shakespeare’s birthday.

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Lily Frazer, Liisi LaFontaine and Ibinabo Jack in Dreamgirls (Photo: Brinkhoff & Mogenburg)

What the West End wears

In the past year or so, some truly fabulous costumes have hit the boards of the West End. We took a look at some of the most dazzling and memorable.

The cast of The Comedy About A Bank Robbery (Photo: Darren Bell)

Gallery: New Bank Robbery cast

Like every great diamond heist team, The Comedy About A Bank Robbery has seemingly switched its main players' identities - and we've the first production photos of the new cast in hilarious gravity-defying action.

Dorian Lough, Louis Hilyer and Callum Woodhouse in Filthy Business at Hampstead Theatre. (Photo: Dominic Clemence)

In rehearsal: Filthy Business

Hampstead Theatre presents the world premiere of Ryan Craig’s fiery family drama Filthy Business.

The Flamenco Festival at Sadler's Wells

Video: 5 ways to perfect your Flamenco Dancing

We spoke to artists from Gala Flamenca, one of the highlights of each year’s Flamenco Festival, which features some of the most exciting figures on the flamenco scene, for tips on performing perfectly.

The cast of Bat Out Of Hell - The Musical (Photo: Specular)

Production photos: Bat Out Of Hell - The Musical

We'd Do Anything For tickets to one of the summer's hottest musicals, Bat Out Of Hell - The Musical, especially following the release of these incredibly exciting first production photos!

First Nights

Emilia Fox (Olivia) and Theo James (Ethan) in Sex with Strangers at Hampstead Theatre. Credit Manuel Harlan

Reasons to see Sex With Strangers

Fri 03 Feb 2017

Sex With Strangers, which has opened at the Hampstead Theatre, is an intriguing modern-day love story. Starring Emilia Fox and Theo James, the play is an exploration of passion, desire and ambition.

Clive Kene, Graham O’Mara, and Florence Roberts in BU21 (Photo:David Monteith-Hodge)

Q&A: BU21 director Dan Pick

Thu 12 Jan 2017

As the dust settles on the opening night of BU21, a play following six Londoners in the aftermath of a fictitious terrorist attack, we caught up with the show’s director, Dan Pick.

Emilio Doorgasingh and Ben Turner in The Kite Runner (Photo: Robert Workman)

The Kite Runner

Thu 12 Jan 2017

We chatted to The Kite Runner team backstage after this week's opening night at the Wyndham's Theatre.