Broadway star Adrienne Warren will make her West End stage debut this coming Spring, starring as the titular character in the The Tina Turner musical, it has been announced.
The Theatre Royal Haymarket has released production photos for the West End premiere of Venus in Fur starring Natalie Dormer (Game of Thrones, The Tudors) and David Oakes (Victoria). David Ives’ intoxicating dark comedy of desire and fantasy opens tonight at the Theatre Royal Haymarket.
The Almeida Theatre announces the cast for their upcoming production of The Twilight Zone by Anne Washburn. Olivier Award-winner Richard Jones will direct a cast featuring Oliver Alvin-Wilson, Franc Ashman, Adrianna Bertola, Lizzy Connolly, Amy Griffiths, Neil Haigh, Cosmo Jarvis, John Marquez, Matthew Needham and Sam Swainsbury.
Roger Allam, Celia Imrie and Kevin Bishop have joined the burgeoning cast of Whither Would You Go?, the Jamie Lloyd-directed fundraiser whose cast includes Martin Freeman, James Norton and Olivia Williams.
National Youth Dance Company (NYDC), the country’s flagship organisation for young dancers, run by Sadler’s Wells, announces its line-up of 41 talented young dancers for this year. Through NYDC experience workshops held in 16 different cities throughout the UK, 30 new members were selected from all over the country, joining 11 dancers returning from last year’s NYDC cohort.
The Royal Shakespeare Company’s Rome MMXVII Season of four plays will transfer to the Barbican Theatre from 6 November, straight from their run at the RST in Stratford-upon-Avon. Coriolanus (6 November – 18 November 2017) Julius Caesar (24 November 2017 – 20 January 2018) Antony & Cleopatra (30 November 2017 – 20 January 2018) Titus Andronicus (7 December 2017 – 19 January 2018).
The Almeida Theatre has released the fifth instalment in the second series of digital film project Figures Of Speech, with Russell Tovey performing American aviator Charles Lindbergh’s 1941 The War Agitators speech.