Looking to get into the Festive Spirit?

As everybody flocks to Winter Wonderland at Hyde Park, there is another festive event happening in East London – Winterville.  Running at Victoria Park in East London until the 23rd December, this alternative festive town has plenty to offer families over the Christmas period. There are plenty of attraction, food and drink stalls as well… Read More

Showstopper! The Improvised Musical Extends Run

Following 10 weeks of wowing audiences and critics in the West End, it has been announced that Showstopper! The Improvised Musical  is extending and transferring to the Lyric Theatre on Shaftesbury Avenue for 10 more performances between the 15th February and 25th July. The production takes audience’s suggestions and transforms them into all-singing and all-dancing shows… Read More

The Winter’s Tale Tops UK Cinema Box Office

Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company’s sold out production of The Winter’s Tale has topped the UK box office as it was broadcast to 520 cinemas across the country in partnership with Picturehouse Entertainment. Broadcast live from the Garrick Theatre in the West End to cinemas across the globe, the critically acclaimed production took approximately £1.1 million… Read More

Mandela Trilogy to Tour UK and Ireland

The Wales Millennium Centre and Cape Town Opera have announced that the Mandela Trilogy will be embarking on a UK and Ireland tour from the 24th August to the 24th September 2016. Written and directed by Michael Williams, the Mandela Trilogy is a musical tribute to the life of Nelson Mandela and had its European premiere… Read More

Review: Howard Barker Double Bill, Arcola Theatre

This powerful double bill of works by the playwright is fascinating to watch but feels empty of meaning that makes it difficult to fully enjoy.  This double bill of work directed by Robyn Winfield-Smith starts with The Twelfth Battle of Isonzo, which for the majority of the time takes place in the dark. It tells… Read More