A round-up of reviews for Sweeney Todd at the Adelphi Theatre in London starring Michael Ball and Imelda Staunton.
Michael Ball and Imelda Staunton will star in a new West End production of Sondheim’s Sweeney Todd.
Award-winning choreographer Stephen Mear has directed a brand new production of Broadway musical She Loves Me at the Minerva Theatre, Chichester (until 18 June 2011).
OLIVIER AWARDS – Best Set and Design Winners
OLIVIER AWARDS – Best Costume Winners
Review of POSH at the Royal Court Theatre in London
British musical Billy Elliot triumphed last night at the 63rd Annual Tony Awards, held at Radio City Music Hall in New York.
Writer Lucy Prebble Well not quite “the musical” but it would be fabulous! Ridiculously young and talented playwright Lucy Prebble (creator of the Secret Diary of a Call Girl TV series) is turning the infamous American corporate scandal into a new play, which also promises music, movement and video. This could all go so easily wrong if it wasn’t that man of the moment Rupert Goold (Oliver!), teaming up again with Oliver! designer Anthony Ward, is at the helm. Promising to cast new light on the scandal, the play opens at the Royal Court Theatre in September. BOOK TICKETS TO …
Gillian Anderson is to star in a new production of Ibsen’s classic play A Doll’s House at the Donmar Warehouse. She will be joined by a stellar cast that will include Christopher Eccleston, Toby Stephens, Tara Fitzgerald and Anton Lesser. In a new version by Zinnie Harris, the play will be directed by Kfir Yefet and designed by Anthony Ward. In the classic drama, Nora loves her husband above all else. But when she risks her reputation in order to save his, she begins to question her devotion and finds herself fighting for her own life. Zinnie Harris’s new version …