West End stage debuts on hold for Emilia Clarke & Jessica Chastain
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, …
West End hit musical Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown has extended its run by three months.
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, …
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown gears up for its UK debut in London.
A round-up of reviews for Speed-the-Plow at the Playhouse Theatre
First-look production photos of Lindsay Lohan in Speed-the-Plow at the Playhouse Theatre
Photo First Look of Tamsin Greig in Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown at the Playhouse Theatre
Richard Schiff and Nigel Lindsay to join Lindsay Lohan in David Mamet’s Speed-the-Plow at the Playhouse Theatre.
Further casting has been announced for new musical Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, with Haydn Gwynne to join Tamsin Greig in the show
Hollywood actress Lindsay Lohan stars in David Mamet’s Speed-the-Plow at the Playhouse Theatre in London.
David Mamet’s Speed-the-Plow is to get a London revival at the Playhouse Theatre this Autumn starring US actress Lindsay Lohan.
Pedro Almodóvar’s Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown The Musical to open at the Playhouse Theatre starring Tamsin Greig.
Production photos of 1984 at the Playhouse Theatre
Headlong’s extraordinary new production of George Orwell’s 1984 transfers to the Playhouse Theatre.
The Monty Python musical Spamalot has had a last-minute reprieve at the Playhouse Theatre, with producers now deciding to extend its run until 12 April 2014.
SPAMALOT: To close at Playhouse Theatre on 22 February. Joe Pasquale to return for final weeksreplaced by William Houston
What’s playing and coming up 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.
Simon Callow returns to the West End in Peter Ackroyd’s acclaimed play The Mystery of Charles Dickens, celebrating 49 of Dickens’ best loved characters.
Des O’Connor joins the cast of of Dremaboats and Petticoats at the Playhouse Theatre in London
DES O’CONNOR in Dreamboats and Petticoats
World-renowned entertainer DES O’CONNOR will join the cast of hit West End musical DREAMBOATS AND PETTICOATS from 3 October, for a strictly limited season at The Playhouse Theatre.
West End show Dreamboats & Petticoats launches new songwriting competition
Incredible offer – save over HALF PRICE on tickets to see this smash-hit show: Save £29 on tickets to see Dreamboats & Petticoats at the Playhouse Theatre, London
A London map highlighting the location of the Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, London, WC2N 5DE
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 Aux Folles at the Playhouse Theatre
La Cage Aux Folles to close on 2 January and head to Broadway.
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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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 …