NEWS: Maureen Lipman to Direct World Stage Premiere of Jack Rosenthal’s The Knowledge

Maureen Lipman will bring her late husband’s 1979 TV film comedy to the Charing Cross Theatre stage from the 4th September.  The Knowledge follows the hilarious struggles of four Londoners as they attempt to better themselves by attempting the fearsome “Knowledge” – the process of becoming a London black cab taxi driver. Standing between them and… Read More

PREVIEW: Tove Jansson: From Painting to the Moomins, Dulwich Picture Gallery

The Dulwich Picture Gallery will present the first major retrospective of the respected illustrator Tove Jansson from the 25th October.  Known  as creator of the Moomin characters and books, Tove Jansson’s graphic illustrations and paintings have rarely been seen outside her home country of Finland. The Dulwich Picture Gallery seeks to change this with this retrospective… Read More

NEWS: First London Revival of The Woman in White Announced

Thom Southerland will direct this first London revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical at the Charing Cross Theatre from the 20th November.  Featuring a  revised score and libretto from Andrew Lloyd Webber and David Zippel, The Woman in White is a tale of love and greed, adapted from Wilkie Collins’ haunting Victorian thriller. Walter Hartright’s life is… Read More

NEWS: Stella Gonet To Star in John Patrick Shanley’s Doubt, A Parable

The first London revival production of John Patrick Shanley’s play will run at the Southwark Playhouse from the 6th to the 30th September.  Stella Gonet is set to lead the cast of Ché Walker’s production, which is also set to star Clare Latham, Jo Martin and Jonathan Chambers. “What do you do when you’re not sure?” So asks Father… Read More