NEWS: Cast Announced for The Moor

Casting has been confirmed for the world premiere of Catherine Lucie’s play, which will play at the Old Red Lion Theatre from the 6th February.  It has been announced that Jill McAusland (Call the Midwife, BBC1; Pygmalion, English Speaking Theatre Frankfurt; Arms and the Man, Watford Palace Theatre), Oliver Britten (Walrus, The Vaults; Alice Adventures Underground,… Read More

NEWS: Tim Luscombe’s Adaptation of Turn of the Screw to Tour UK

The new adaptation of Henry James’ Turn of the Screw will receive its world premiere at the Mercury Theatre in Colchester before embarking on a UK tour.  Opening at the Mercury Theatre on the 23rd February, this new adaptation by Tim Luscombe directed by Daniel Buckroyd will tour the UK until the 26th May. Set in 1840,… Read More

Review Round Up: Rigoletto, Royal Opera House

The Royal Opera House is currently reviving David McVicar’s production of Verdi’s opera. In case you missed, here’s what critics thought… Rigoletto, court jester to the libertine Duke of Mantua, is cursed by the father of one of the Duke’s victims for his irreverent laughter. When the Duke seduces Rigoletto’s daughter Gilda, it seems the… Read More

PREVIEW: Oranges & Elephants, Hoxton Hall

This world premiere of the musical will play at the venue from the 23rd January.  The brand new musical directed by Susie McKenna set in Victorian London will play at the Hoxton Hall as part of its all-female spring season titled Female Parts. Based on the original idea from Lil Warren, who has written the… Read More

Review Round Up: Molly’s Game

Aaron Sorkin makes his directorial debut with Molly’s Game which stars Idris Elba and Jessica Chastain. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews here:  The Guardian: **** “Molly’s Game is another big winner for Sorkin.” Empire: *** “Sorkin may condemn a world where women like Molly are mistreated by powerful men, but he doesn’t… Read More