Jeremy Irons and Lesley Manville to star in O’Neill’s Long Days Journey Into Night

Jeremy Irons in Eugene O'Neill's Long Days Journey Into Night Tickets

Following its sold out run as part of Bristol Old Vic’s 250th Anniversary season, Jeremy Irons and Lesley Manville reprise their roles in Richard Eyre’s acclaimed production of Eugene O’Neill’s Pulitzer prize-winning masterpiece, Long Day’s Journey Into Night. The Tyrones’ summer home, August 1912. Haunted by the past but unable to face the truth of the present, the Tyrones and their two sons test the … Read more

Mr Foote’s Other Leg Transfers to Theatre Royal Haymarket

Mr Footes Other Leg at Hampstead Theatre

Following a sell-out season at the Hampstead Theatre, Richard Eyre’s production of Mr Foote’s Other Leg will transfer to the Theatre Royal Haymarket from 28th October 2015 for a strictly limited season. In Georgian London, no one is more famous than Samuel Foote. Satirist, impressionist and dangerous comedian, he has become a celebrity in a city, and at the moment in time, when the concept … Read more

REVIEW: Mr Foote’s Other Leg, Hampstead Theatre ✭✭✭✭

Mr Footes Other Leg at Hampstead Theatre

The Hampstead season has all but sold out, if not actually sold out. Make every effort to grab a return. The production really ought to transfer to the West End and run and run, preferably at the Theatre Royal Haymarket. To see this rich plum pudding of a play in the theatre which is closest to the place where Foote worked his magic, and which bears the name of Foote’s own passion, would be really something.

REVIEW: Stephen Ward, Aldwych Theatre ✭

Stephen Ward

The piece has no idea what it is doing: it does not tell any story well or with feeling. You know as much about Stephen Ward and his part in the Profumo scandal when the final curtain falls as you do when the opening notes sound in the orchestra.

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