London’s West End theatre has an amazing selection of shows for children of all ages
Photos of War Horse’s Joey and author Michael Morpurgo visiting the poppies at the Tower of London
Six of the best TED talks related to theatre.
National Theatre Live will broadcast to cinemas the National Theatre’s internationally acclaimed production of War Horse
The National Theatre’s internationally acclaimed stage production of War Horse today releases over 100,000 new tickets for sale for the West End production, taking booking at the New London Theatre to 15 February 2014. War Horse, which has now been seen by over 1.6million people in London and by over 3 million people worldwide, received its world premiere at the National Theatre in October 2007.
National Theatre’s War Horse Celebrates Fifth Anniversary
The National Theatre’s Laurence Olivier award-winning production of War Horse at the New London Theatre has released 140,000 new tickets for sale, taking bookings up to 16 February 2013.
At a star-studded ceremony last night, Sunday 12 June 2011, at the Beacon Theatre in New York City, the American Theatre Wing’s 65th annual Tony Awards were announced. British play War Horse triumphed at the awards winning 5 gongs, including Best Play. British actor Mark Rylance won a Best Actor awards for his performance in the Royal Court’s Jerusalem.
Today, 6 June, the National Theatre’s award-winning production of War Horse at the New London Theatre will release over 290,000 new tickets for sale, taking bookings up to 20 October 2012.
From London to New York: Priscilla, Sister Act, War Horse and Jerusalem to open on Broadway
Our USA round-up of what’s hot on Broadway and beyond, including Daniel Radcliffe in How To Succeed…, transfers of Priscilla and Sister Act, Elaine Paige in Follies and much more.
New Cast For London Production Of Michael Morpurgo’s West End Hit War Horse As Show Welcomes Its One Millionth Visitor
A buoyant West End is leading to some big-screen remakes of West End hits, including The Woman in Black, War Horse, Wicked and The Rocky Horror Show.
One of Steven Spielberg’s big projects for 2011 is a movie version of War Horse starring Jeremy Irvine and Benedict Cumberbatch.
Video trailer for War Horse at the New London Theatre
OLIVIER AWARDS – Best Set and Design Winners
OLIVIER AWARDS – Best Choreographer Winners
This year’s Olivier Award nominations were announced today, with Hollywood stars dominating the line up of talent.
Save £18 on tickets to see Nation at the National Theatre in London
West End shows adding Sunday performances
It’s all change in the West End as a number of shows close to make way for transfers from other theatres. In an increasingly risk-averse climate for producers, a hit in a small venue or success in a limited run could mean money if it transfers into the West End. The subsidised National Theatre and Almeida are bringing in War Horse and Duet for One respectively, Cameron Mackintosh decides to keep Avenue Q running and Carrie’s War and Saturday Night transfer from smaller venues. Duet For One The Almeida’s recently acclaimed production Duet for One will transfer to the West …
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 …