Fri 17 Oct 2008 17:23
Riflemind, the new play by Sydney Theatre Company’s Andrew Upton, will close at Trafalgar Studios on 25 October after a run of just over a month. It had been booking until 3 January.
Fri 17 Oct 2008 15:48
Clive Rowe returns to the Hackney Empire once again this Christmas to take on dame duties in the venue’s pantomime, Mother Goose, which opens on 4 December after previews from 29 November.
Fri 17 Oct 2008 14:43
Ken Stott (pictured, with Tamsin Greig) will return to the London stage in 2009 to lead the cast of Arthur Miller’s A View From The Bridge, which opens at the Duke of York’s theatre in February.
Fri 17 Oct 2008 12:28
Tim Firth’s stage adaptation of the hit film Calendar Girls will open in the West End on 4 April at the Noël Coward theatre after completing its current regional tour.
Fri 17 Oct 2008 11:40
Three lads from Bromley find their Saturday night pint-drinking competition rudely interrupted by an event that will shatter their lives in Ali Taylor’s punchy, gripping play at the Soho theatre.
Thu 16 Oct 2008 11:39
Bertie Carvel and JJ Feild will head the cast of The Pride, by Alexi Kaye Campbell, when it opens in the Royal Court’s Jerwood Theatre Upstairs on 26 November (previews from 21 November).
Thu 16 Oct 2008 10:46
A towering bronze door – epic, monumental, regal, yet tarnished – dominates the Paul Brown-designed Olivier theatre stage, watching over Sophocles’s tragic tale with unwavering, unemotional solidarity.
Thu 16 Oct 2008 10:00
Winner of the 2008 Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Play, Complicite’s A Disappearing Number returns to London for a run at the Barbican theatre. Charlotte Marshall was in the first night audience.
Wed 15 Oct 2008 16:19
The Lyric Hammersmith today announced that Sean Holmes will replace David Farr as its Artistic Director from Spring 2009, when Farr leaves the West London theatre to become an Associate Director of the Royal Shakespeare Company.
Wed 15 Oct 2008 15:19
Ben Miles is a lucky man. Currently appearing at the Old Vic in Alan Ayckbourn trilogy The Norman Conquests, he tells Caroline Bishop why every job he does is his favourite job…