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First Look: Welcome Home, Captain Fox! at the Donmar Warehouse.

First look at production images of Welcome Home, Captain Fox! at the Donmar Warehouse. Production images have been released of Welcome Home, Captain Fox!, Anthony Weigh’s new version of Jean Anouilh’s hit 1937 comedy Le Voyageur Sans Bagage, now playing at The Donmar Warehouse. Directed by Blanche McIntyre, the cast of Welcome Home, Captain Fox! includes Michelle Asante, Barnaby Kay, Rory Keenan, Katherine Kingsley, Trevor Laird, Sian Thomas, Danny Webb, Fenella Woolgar, and Daniel York. Welcome Home, Captain Fox! is a sparkling comedy of identity, lost and found. It’s the legendary hot summer of 1959 and while the Cold War …

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Cinema screening: Coriolanus

National Theatre Live’s 2014 broadcast of the Donmar Warehouse’s production of Coriolanus returns to cinemas by popular demand.

The Vote at the Donmar Warehouse

The Donmar Warehouse stages James Graham’s new play The Vote, billed as a real-time play for theatre and television.

Closer at the Donmar Warehouse

David Leveaux directs Patrick Marber’s play Closer at the Donmar Warehouse starring Nancy Carroll and Rufus Sewell.

The Donmar Warehouse

The Donmar Warehouse is a subsidised theatre in Covent Garden London producing an award-winning range of plays and musicals.

The Weir at the Wyndham’s Theatre

Josie Rourke’s acclaimed revival of Conor McPherson’s masterpiece The Weir transfers from the Donmar Warehouse to the West End’s Wyndham’s Theatre.

DONMAR WAREHOUSE, PLAYFUL PRODUCTIONS AND ARIELLE TEPPER MADOVER ANNOUNCE WEST END TRANSFER OF THE WEIR

Today the Donmar Warehouse announces that its critically acclaimed production of Conor McPherson’s The Weir will transfer to the West End in January 2014. Directed by Josie Rourke, this marks the first West End transfer from the Donmar since her appointment as Artistic Director. The Weir sold out at the Donmar during its eight week run earlier this year and tickets go on sale for the West End run on Friday 12 July at 12noon.

Anna Christie starring Jude Law at the Donmar Warehouse – Round-up of Reviews

As Michael Grandage ends his 10 year stewardship as artistic director of the Donmar Warehouse, he’s certainly going out with a bang. In a final season that includes some big names, including Jude Law, Ruth Wilson, Douglas Hodge, Karen Gillan and Eddie Redmayne, it’s Law and Wilson up first in a new production of Eugene O’Neill’s Anna Christie (until 8 October 2011).

Olivier Awards: National, Legally Blonde

In a star-studded awards ceremony last night, Sunday 13 March, at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in London, the Society of London Theatre held their 35th annual theatre awards ceremony.

Donmar Warehouse names new head

The Donmar Warehouse in London has named Josie Rourke as the new artistic director of the successful Covent Garden venue. She will take over from Michael Grandage at the beginning of 2012.

Sunday clash: Chalk Garden vs Oliviers

A great big sigh of irritation that the BBC has scheduled Michael Grandage’s radio version of his acclaimed Donmar Warehouse production of The Chalk Garden at the same time as the Oliviers. Yes I know that those with computers can also listen later on BBC iPlayer, but both deserve exciting live listening me thinks.

Clybourne Park scoops awards

Bruce Norris’s new play Clybourne Park, produced by the Royal Court last year and transferring to the Wyndham’s Theatre from 28 January, has scooped two major best new play awards.

Jude Law in new Donmar season

Donmar Warehouse Artistic Director Michael Grandage announces his final season, starring Jude Law, Ruth Wilson, Douglas Hodge and Eddie Redmayne.

Opening this week: Love Story, Potted Panto

This week’s West End openings include romantic new show Love Story, Christmas treats with Potted Panto, The Night Before Christmas and The Nutcracker, plus Derek Jacobi in King Lear.

Evening Standard Awards – winners

Royal Court and National Theatre sweep up at annual Evening Standard Theatre Awards; Royal Court wins best play; National’s Nancy Carroll and Rory Kinnear win best actress and actor

Opening this week: Cinderella, A Flea

This week’s new West End shows include Matthew Bourne’s Cinderella, the RSC’s winter season at the Roundhouse and Tom Hollander in A Flea in her Ear at the Old Vic.

Donmar announces 2011 season

The Donmar Warehouse in London has announced its 2011 season, including a revival of Harold Pinter’s Moonlight, the UK premiere of Broadway musical The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Beeand Felicity Jones in Schiller’s Luise Miller.

Howard Panter: Fame and fortune

We read with interest Ambassador Theatre Group co-owner Howard Panter’s spread in the Sunday Times Money section this weekend, “Fame and fortune: I put my savings on the stage”, in the hope of getting some tips.

More Sondheim for Menier

The award winning Menier Chocolate Factory in South London intends to produce two new Stephen Sondheim productions in the next two years, including the UK premiere of Road Show.

Tony Awards tonight

The annual Tony Awards will be announced tonight, Sunday 13 June 2010, at Radio City Music Hall in New York.

New shows this week

New shows starting this week: The Fantasticks, The Crucible, All My Sons and Dream of the Dog

La Cage dominates Tony nominations

The UK’s Menier Chocolate Factory has scored another hit with its production of La Cage Aux Folles – this time on Broadway.

Power couple top Stage poll

The Stage 100, the entertainment newspaper’s annual list of the 100 most powerful people in UK theatre, has placed Howard Panter and Rosemary Squire, joint chief executives of Ambassador Theatre Group, in first place.

Evening Standard Theatre Awards

Last night at a star-studded ceremony at the Royal Opera House, the 55th annual Evening Standard Theatre Awards recognised a host of London theatre productions and talent.

People to watch: Paul Wills

This week it’s the turn of Theatre Design to attract our attention. And up and coming new star in this world seems to be PAUL WILLS. Over the last few years he has been coming to the fore with a body of work that includes some of the major London and regional theatres – none more so than his current production of See How They Run at the Royal Exchange in Manchester – plus designing their forthcoming production of Macbeth. He has also recently covered opera (English Touring Opera’s Rusalka), new plays Pornography at Birmingham Rep and The Frontline at …

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London Theatre – 2009 Preview

  If theatre mirrors life then you would expect 2009 to be a bad year for the performing arts in London: economic downturns and credit crunches sound like gloomy news for our discretionary entertainment spending. But West End theatre box office figures have kept on going up in recent years, and the huge number of new productions sailing into town during 2009 could mean that Theatreland manages to buck the trend. THE GREAT REVIVAL The RSC, National Theatre, Donmar and Old Vic dominated straight drama in the West End in 2008, and they haven’t finished yet. Big hitters coming to …

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Piaf Review

Piaf starring Elena Rodger at the Donmar -review

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