Following its critically acclaimed UK premiere at Manchester’s Hope Mill Theatre, producers have today announced that the moving, war-time gay love story Yank! will come to London’s Charing Cross Theatre for a limited season from 3 July – 19 August 2017. Tickets for Yank! are now on sale. Yank! is based on the true, hidden […]
Enda Walsh’s explosive play Disco Pigs is to be revived at Trafalgar Studios in London to mark the 20th anniversary of its British debut. It will star Evanna Lynch, best known for playing Luna Lovegood in the Harry Potter films, and Colin Campbell, who was most recently seen in Dublin By Lamplight at Dublin’s Corn […]
Last night Lin-Manuel Miranda and Andrew Lloyd Webber addressed an audience of industry figures, new writers and musical theatre fans to talk about their careers and musical theatre in general. The evening hosted by Paul Taylor Mills at The Other Palace is to be the first of a series of evenings curated by Andrew Lloyd […]
Poor translation, vague concepts and an undramatic source material all make for a dispiriting and slightly uncomfortable fare.
Donnacadh O’Briain’s award-winning production of Jon Brittain’s play Rotterdam will return to London for a limited season at the Arts Theatre from 11 June – 15 July 2017. Tickets are on sale now. Alice wants to come out as a lesbian. Her girlfriend Fiona wants to start living as a man. It’s New Year in […]
Alex Bourne will be Daddy Warbucks with Holly Dale Spencer as Grace Farrell alongside Miranda Hart as part of further casting announced for the new West End production of Annie. The pair, who have both appeared in the UK tour of the musical, will be joined in the show at Piccadilly Theatre by Jonny Fines as Rooster and Djalenga Scott as Lily. Today’s casting news […]
Our friends Rob Copeland and Ben Morris have been nominated for the British Podcast Awards for their brilliant podcast Inside The West End. It’s quite an honour and they are the only theatre podcast to have been nominated. We are asking for your help. Please take the time to vote for this great podcast and […]
Not so long ago, I read an article in which Dame Judi Dench voiced her concerns that acting talent is being buried by wealth segregation. It seems that those who cannot afford Drama School training, who don’t get accepted onto a Drama School programme, or choose to complete their higher education at a University, are […]