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David Tennant returns to the West End for 10 weeks only

Jessica Chastain, A Doll's House

A Doll’s House

Jessica Chastain makes her West End in A Doll’s House

The Seagull

Emilia Clarke makes her West End debut in The Seagull

Cyrano de Bergerac

Cyrano de Bergerac

James McAvoy stars in Cyrano de Bergerac at the Playhouse Theatre

Maria Friedman

MARIA FRIEDMAN

MARIA FRIEDMAN in Fiddler On The Roof

Anita Dobson

ANITA DOBSON

ANITA DOBSON in Fiddler On The Roof

Fiddler On The Roof

Fiddler On The Roof at the Playhouse Theatre

The Jungle, Playhouse Theatre, London

Refugee play The Jungle transfers to West End

The Young Vic and National Theatre co-production of Joe Murphy and Joe Robertson’s The Jungle will transfer to the Playhouse Theatre in June 2018. Directed by Stephen Daldry and Justin Martin, The Jungle debuted to critical acclaim at The Young Vic last year, selling-out the South London theatre’s limited run.     Set in France’s Calais camp, at one point Europe’s largest un-official refugee camp, the show tells stories of loss, fear, community and hope.   Miriam Buether’s in-the-round design will be re-imagined in the Playhouse Theatre; the Stalls will be reconfigured into the Afghan café in the Calais camp, …

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Kris Marshall

KRIS MARSHALL

KRIS MARSHALL in Glengarry Glen Ross

Christian Slater

CHRISTIAN SLATER

CHRISTIAN SLATER in Glengarry Glen Ross

Caroline, Or Change

Acclaimed musical Caroline, Or Change comes to London’s Playhouse Theatre

Reviews: Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown at the Playhouse Theatre

A reviews round-up for Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown starring Tamsin Greig and Haydn Gwynne at the Playhouse Theatre. The UK premiere of David Yazbek and Jeffrey Lane’s musical comedy adaptation of Pedro Almodóvar’s Oscar-nominated film Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown opened at The Playhouse Theatre on 12 January 2015. We were worried how this show would fare given its early closure on Broadway, however with some extensive re-working, the UK premiere of Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown is a hit with the critics. The show stars Tamsin Greig as Peppa, …

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1984 at the Playhouse Theatre

Headlong’s extraordinary new production of George Orwell’s 1984 transfers to the Playhouse Theatre.

Spamalot at the Playhouse Theatre

Monty Python’s Tony Award-winning musical Spamalot, by Eric Idle and John Du Prez, is back in the West End for a strictly limited season starring Joe Pasquale, Bonnie Langford and Daniel Boys.

Tony Christie to make West End debut

1970s pop icon Tony Christie is to make his West End stage debut at the age of 67.

The “Is This The Way To Amarillo” singer will join the cast of Dreamboats And Petticoats at Playhouse Theatre in London from 5 July.

La Cage to close

La Cage Aux Folles to close on 2 January and head to Broadway.

News Round-up: John Barrowman, La Clique, Breakfast at Tiffany’s

La Clique to move to the Roundhouse; Breakfast at Tiffany’s to star Anna Friel; John Barrowman to join the cast of La Cage Aux Folles La Clique to move to Roundhouse   The hugely successful, Olivier Award winning burlesque show La Clique will reappear at the Roundhouse Theatre in Camden this Christmas after closing at the London Hippodrome on 27 June. Despite repeatedly extending its run at the London Hippodrome, La Clique is closing to allow the venue to be converted into a new £15 million casino complex. La Clique will begin in its new home – in what many …

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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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