REVIEW: Venus in Fur, Theatre Royal Haymarket

Natalie Dormer shines in this gripping and intense play by David Ives that examines power and desire.  Following a successful run on Broadway, David Ives’ play has now landed in the West End to offer an intriguing insight to relationships as well as our attitude to power and desire in a gripping production directed by… Read More

First Glimpse at…Venus in Fur, Theatre Royal Haymarket

Officially opening tonight, production images have been released of Natalie Dormer and David Oakes in Patrick Marber’s production.  Enigmatic actress Vanda Jordan appears unannounced for an audition with director Thomas Novachek. She’s determined to land the leading role in his new production – despite seeming wrong for the part. Over one evening in downtown Manhattan… Read More

Review Round Up: A Woman of No Importance, Vaudeville Theatre

Eve Best stars in Dominic Dromgoole’s production of Oscar Wilde’s play. But what have critics been saying about it?  An earnest young American woman, a louche English lord, and an innocent young chap join a house party of fin de siecle fools and grotesques. Nearby a woman lives, cradling a long buried secret. Wilde’s marriage of… Read More

NEWS: Cast Announced for Bad Roads at the Royal Court Theatre

Casting has been announced for the upcoming production of Natal’ya Vorozhbit’s play, playing at the theatre from the 15th November.  In the darkest recesses of Ukraine, a war is raging. A journalist takes a research trip to the front line. Teenage girls wait for soldiers on benches. A medic mourns her lover killed in action.… Read More