NEWS: Yellow Earth Theatre to Present Christopher Marlowe’s Tamburlaine

The theatre company will present their take on Christopher Marlowe’s Tamburlaine at the Arcola Theatre from the 15th March.  Adapted and directed by Ng Choon Ping, Yellow Earth Theatre’s production of Tamburlaine will run at the Arcola Theatre from the 15th March until the 8th April. Loosely based on the life of the Central Asian emperor, Timur… Read More

NEWS: Proud Cabaret Announces Major Revamp

To mark Proud Cabaret reaching the half a million customer milestone, it has been announced that the venue will be undergoing a major refurbishment to celebrate.  Founder Alex Proud will be reinvesting £250,000 into renovations, new shows and unseen acts across its City, Camden and Brighton venues, with the aim to reinvent classic Burlesque and Cabaret by… Read More

NEWS: Longlist for the 2017 Wellcome Book Prize

The longlist for the 2017 Wellcome Book prize has been confirmed, with five fiction and seven non-fiction titles in the running for the £30,000 prize.  Celebrating works of fiction and non-fiction that cover the topics of health and medicine and the way in which they impact on our lives, the Wellcome Book Prize has announced the… Read More

NEWS: Extra Matinees Announced for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

The National Theatre, original home of the production, has today announced two extra matinees for The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time on Tuesday the 14th February and Tuesday the 30th May.  This news follows the announcement that the Olivier and Tony award winning play will have its final performance at the Gielgud… Read More

Review Round Up: Death Takes a Holiday, Charing Cross Theatre

Thom Southerland’s latest musical production starring Zoe Doano and Chris Peluso is now playing at the Charing Cross Theatre. But what have critics been saying about it?  A Younger Theatre: “A brilliant idea, though not quite fully brought to life, but one that takes a traditional type of story and creates a musical that does… Read More

PREVIEW: RENT, New Victoria Theatre

Celebrating its 20th Anniversary, a new production of the hit musical RENT will be heading to the New Victoria Theatre in Woking from the 7th to the 11th March.  Jonathan Larson’s Pulitzer and Tony award winning musical is heading off on tour, following a christmas season at London’s St James Theatre and has recently been… Read More

PREVIEW: 3D Tales (The Disenchanted Forest) , Forman’s Smokehouse Gallery, Hackney

Dutch artist Sara Le Roy brings a new twist to fairytale princesses and childhood icons in this first 3D painting exhibition to make its way to the UK.  On display at the Forman’s Smokehouse Gallery from the 23rd February until the 23rd March, the artist’s unique oil paintings have been designed to be through 3D glasses… Read More

NEWS: Tate Modern Will Present Major Picasso Exhibition in 2018

Tate Modern has today announced that it will be presenting a landmark Picasso exhibition in Spring 2018.  The Tate Modern’s major new exhibition will explore a pivotal year in Picasso’s life and work. This new display will be the first solo exhibition of Picasso’s work ever to be held at the gallery. Opening in March… Read More

NEWS: Michael Matus & George Rae to Star in The Frogs at Jermyn Street Theatre

Casting for the revival of  Stephen Sondheim’s rarely performed musical The Frogs, playing at the Jermyn Street Theatre from the 14th March, has been announced.  Starring in this new production of the musical, loosely based on a comedy written in 405 BC by Aristophanes will be Michael Matus as Dionysos and George Rae as Xanthias.… Read More

NEWS: Further Casting for Woyzeck at the Old Vic Theatre Announced

Playing at the Old Vic Theatre from the 13th May, further casting for Jack Thorne’s new version of Georg Büchner’s Woyzeck has been confirmed.  Joining the previously announced John Boyega in Joe Murphy’s production will be Ben Batt (Andrews), Nancy Carroll (Maggie), Sarah Greene (Marie) and Steffan Rhodri (Captain). It’s 1980s Berlin. The Cold War rages and the world… Read More