PREVIEW: West Side Story, Bishopsgate Institute

It has been announced that the Bishopsgate Institute will present a production of Stephen Sondheim and Leonard Bernstein’s classic musical in 2018.  West Side Story is set on the streets of New York’s Upper West Side and explores the rivalry between two gangs, The Jets and The Sharks. Amidst all the gang warfare, Tony from The… Read More

NEWS: Cast for the West End Transfer of Girl from the North Country Announced

Casting has been confirmed for the West End transfer of the acclaimed production, which opens at the Noel Coward Theatre from the 29th December.  Written and directed by Conor McPherson, the acclaimed production will transfer to the Noel Coward Theatre following a successful run at the Old Vic Theatre earlier this year. The production is… Read More

Interview With… Ashleigh Gray

If you go down to the woods today… you might catch a glimpse of the Spirit of Sherwood. Ashleigh Gray  is no stranger to magic and mystery, having played Elphaba, the Wicked Witch of the West in the hit musical Wicked both in London and on tour. This Christmas, as the Spirit of Sherwood in… Read More

REVIEW: Richard III, Baron’s Court Theatre

This 1960’s set production of Shakespeare’s chilling play has some good ideas – but sadly it doesn’t quite come together in the way it should.  Matthew Turbett’s refreshing new take on the tragedy is set in the criminal gang world of the 1960’s when the Kray twins were causing terror  to offer not one Richard… Read More

NEWS: Simon Callow Announces Christmas Album

Marking the 175th anniversary of Charles Dickens’ ‘A Christmas Carol’ it has been announced that actor Simon Callow and  The Brighouse and Rastrick Band will join forces to release a very special album this Christmas.  Released on the 1st December, the CD will combine the actor’s acclaimed adaptation of Charles Dickens’ ‘A Christmas Carol’ together with traditional Christmas carols performed by… Read More