Vanessa Redgrave to reprise her role in The Inheritance
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, …
Peter Morgan’s hit play The Audience is to be revived in London starring Kristin Scott Thomas
Helen Mirren to return to The Queen in Broadway revival of The Audience
A round-up of reviews for Skylight at the Wyndham’s Theatre starring Carey Mulligan and Bill Nighy.
Bill Nighy and Carey Mulligan star in Stephen Daldry’s new production of David Hare’s play Skylight at the Wyndham’s Theatre.
One Direction’s Harry Styles has been tipped to play Fiyero in the new big-budget movie version of musical WICKED.
Olivier Award winning actress Ruthie Henshall to join the cast of Billy Elliot at the Victoria Palace Theatre
Production photos of The Audience at the Gielgud Theatre starring Helen Mirren
Reviews are in for THE AUDIENCE, Helen Mirren’s return to playing The Queen
Helen Mirren as Her Majesty The Queen in Peter Morgan’s new play The Audience at the Gielgud Theatre in London.
Rehearsal photos of The Audience starring Helen Mirren at the Gielgud Theatre
HELEN MIRREN in The Audience
The winners of the Evening Standard Theatre Awards were presented last night at a starry ceremony at the Savoy Hotel in London.
Joining Helen Mirren as The Queen in the world premiere of Peter Morgan’s The Audience will be Haydn Gwynne who will play Margaret Thatcher, Robert Hardy as Winston Churchill and Paul Ritter as John Major. Stephen Daldry’s production will preview at the Gielgud Theatre from 15 February 2013
Dame Helen Mirren is set to reprise her role as The Queen in new West End play The Audience written by Peter Morgan and directed by Stephen Daldry.
Helen Fielding’s best-selling book Bridget Jones’s Diary set for blockbuster musical remake.
Today 25 July 2011, in the production’s seventh year in the West End, 13 year old Adam Vesperman from Seattle, USA, will make his West End stage debut as Billy Elliot at the Victoria Palace Theatre, becoming the twenty-seventh boy to play the title role in the hit west end show Billy Elliot The Musical.
Today, 6 June 2011, the multi award-winning Billy Elliot the Musical announces the release of over 630,000 new tickets for sale taking bookings up until 15 December 2012.
New Billy Elliot Joins West End Cast As Hit Musical Is Shortlisted For Bbc Radio 2 Olivier Audience Award
Sheridan Smith to leave Legally Blonde on 8 January; Susan McFadden to take the lead.
Sheridan Smith, the gorgeous, multi-talented star of Legally Blonde, has decided to extend her run in the show at the Savoy Theatre in London. Plus a new cast joins from 25 October including Denise Van Outen, Siobhan Dillon and Carley Stenson.
West End star Sheridan Smith has announced the date of her departure from hit West End show Legally Blonde at the Savoy Theatre in London.
OLIVIER AWARDS – Best Director Winners
Round-up of An Inspector Calls reviews at the Novello Theatre, London
British musical Billy Elliot triumphed last night at the 63rd Annual Tony Awards, held at Radio City Music Hall in New York.
British production BILLY ELLIOT receives 15 Tony Award nominations. Brits do well in annual theatre awards nominations. The nominations for this year’s Tony awards were announced today in New York. The 63rd annual awards will see the Broadway version of Billy Elliot lead the pack with 15 nominations. Close behind were two productions that originated in the UK – The Norman Conquests, with 7 nominations, and God of Carnage with 6 nominations. British director Matthew Warchus received two nominations for his direction of both God of Carnage and The Norman Conquests. He’s competing with another UK director, Phyllida Lloyd, whose …