Vanessa Kirby shines but Carrie Cracknell’s Julie opens to mixed reviews
Reviews round-up for Medea at the National Theatre starring Helen McCrory
The National Theatre has confirmed its forthcoming series of Platforms talks for 2014.
The eclectic programme of talks, discussions and interviews includes writers Alan Ayckbourn, Alan Bennett and Enda Walsh ; directors Sam Mendes, Carrie Cracknell and Neil Bartlett ; and actors Kenneth Cranham and Michael Palin .
Nicholas Hytner has announced his last season as Artistic Director at the National Theatre.
Helen McCrory (The Last of the Haussmans) takes the lead role in Euripides’ tragedy Medea – at the National Theatre this Autumn.
Carrie Cracknell’s critically acclaimed Young Vic production of A Doll’s House will transfer to the West End for a strictly limited 12 week run beginning 8 August 2013. Olivier award-winning playwright Simon Stephens’ new version of Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s House is booking at the Duke of York’s Theatre to 26 October 2013, with press night on 14 August at 7pm.
Hattie Morahan stars as Nora in a West End transfer of the Young Vic’s acclaimed production of Ibsen’s classic A Doll’s House.
Gate Theatre joint Artistic Directors Natalie Abrahami and Carrie Cracknell today announced their final season for the company ahead of their departure from the Gate in January 2012.