NEWS: Catherine Cusack to Lead Cast of Howard Barker’s Judith: A Parting From The Body

Howard Barker’s play returns to the stage this Autumn in a production touring the UK.  It has been announced that Catherine Cusack (Coronation Street, ITV; The Crucible, Belfast Lyric; All That Fall, Broadway, Arts Theatre, Jermyn Street) will lead the cast in REND Productions version of Judith: A Parting From The Body. Judith – the daring… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of… Hairspray

Rehearsal images have been released for Hairspray ahead of its UK tour opening at Wales Millennium Centre on 16th August 2017.  The new UK tour of Paul Kerryson’s production of the musical, featuring choreography by Drew McOnie, will visit more than 30 venues across the length of the UK and Ireland until early summer 2018. It’s Baltimore 1962, where Tracy… Read More

Review Round Up: Apologia, Trafalgar Studios

Stockard Channing and Laura Carmichael star in this new production of Alexi Kaye Campbell’s play at the Trafalgar Studios. Here is what critics have been saying about it:  Kristin Miller is a firebrand matriarch and eminent art historian. A birthday gathering should be a cause for celebration but the cracks in her family relationships are… Read More

PREVIEW: Jinkx Sings Everything!, Leicester Square Theatre

From the 24th to the 28th October winner of RuPaul’s Drag Race Season Five Jinkx Monsoon will bring her show Jinkx Sings Everything to the Leicester Square Theatre.  Following an often-extended Off-Broadway run, an Australian tour and a previous run at The Soho Theatre in London, the one woman show sees Jinkx Monsoon performing beloved Broadway… Read More

REVIEW: Boom, Theatre503

Peter Sinn Nachtrieb’s play tries to balance comedy with serious ideas but ends up feeling incoherent in Katherine Nesbitt’s production.  How would you plan to repopulate the Earth if you knew that an apocalypse was coming? is just one of the many questions that Peter Sinn Nachtrieb puts to the audience in Boom – a… Read More