FORTUNE’S FOOL: Due to illness Iain Glen has had to withdraw from the Old Vic production, replaced by William Houston
Poster First Look: Fortune’s Fool poster starring Iain Glen at the Old Vic
The West End debut of Turgenev’s savagely funny play Fortune’s Fool at the Old Vic Theatre.
Iain Glen’s production of Henrik Ibsen’s Ghosts is to close early at the Duchess Theatre, on 27 March. Starring Iain Glen, Lesley Sharp and Harry Treadaway, the play was scheduled to finish on 5 May. The show will be followed by a new production of the Broadway hit The Fantasticks, which is the world’s longest running musical.
Harry Treadaway to star in Ghosts at the Duchess Theatre
After Gareth Gates, do we have a new Joseph? Gareth Gates seems to be doing a fine job in Joseph at the Adelphi Theatre – at least if comments on the westendtheatre blog are anything to go by. Whilst musing on Spring Awakening’s demise on Broadway, we turn our attention to Hunter Parrish – pot smoking star of TV’s Weeds – who recently played the lead role of Melchior on Broadway. Well known for his love of all things theatrical, in a recent interview he said: “I want them to bring back Joseph [and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat]. If anyone …
Winners and Commendations of the Ian Charleson Awards 1992