REVIEW: An Act of God, The Vaults

David Javerbaum’s hilarious comedy effectively brings the ten commandments into the 21st century. Want to understand God and the bible in a whole new way? While that is a question I never thought I would ask but it is quite necessary as this razor sharp comedy by David Javerbaum proves, as God re-examines the ten… Read More

First Look at…The Boy Friend, Menier Chocolate Factory

Production images for Matthew White’s revival of Sandy Wilson’s musical have been released. Now in previews at the Menier Chocolate Factory, Sandy Wilson’s The Boy Friend will officially open at the theatre on the 3rd December. Casting for Matthew White’s production includes: Jack Butterworth (Bobby van Husen), Janie Dee (Mme Dubonnet), Adrian Edmondson (Lord Brockhurst),… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for Ellen McDougall’s Production of Faces in the Crowd

The production will run at the Gate Theatre from the 16th January. Casting has today been confirmed for Ellen McDougall’s upcoming production based on Valeria Luiselli’s dazzlingly original debut novel Faces in the Crowd. The cast for the production is set to include: Jimena Larraguivel (TV’s Apple Tree Yard/ RSC’s Day of the Living) as The Woman, Neil… Read More

NEWS: Rhys Ifans to Star in To Kill A Mockingbird

The actor will play Atticus Finch in Aaron Sorkin’s play based on Harper Lee’s iconic novel. Today producers Scott Rudin, Barry Diller and Sonia Friedman Productions have announced that Rhys Ifans will be playing the role of Atticus Finch in the new play by Aaron Sorkin at the Gielgud Theatre. The actor was most recently seen on stage in… Read More

First Look at…An Act of God

Production images have been released for the European premiere of David Javerbaum’s An Act of God at The Vaults. Now playing at The Vaults until the 12th January, Benji Sperring (‘Toxic Avenger the Musical’, ‘Night of the LIving Dead’), directs this European premiere of David Javerbaum’s comedy. In this very alternative Christmas message, ‘An Act… Read More

Review Round Up: Charlie’s Angels

Kristen Stewart, Ella Balinska and Naomi Scott star in this new reboot of the classic 70’s television series. The Guardian: * “In theory, it could have worked: it is written and directed by Elizabeth Banks who is no slouch at comedy, and who takes an acting role herself. But, from the very first, this Charlie’s… Read More

Review Round Up: 1917

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Sam Mendes’s World War I film. Empire: **** “Despite the film’s heart, sincerity and intention, it is a string of set-pieces. What’s going to happen next? Which terrain will we visit? What sort of attack? After a strong first half it becomes less engaging — at… Read More

Review Round Up: Cinderella, Lyric Hammersmith

We round up the reviews for the Lyric Hammersmith’s 2019 pantomime. WhatsOnStage: **** “the west London venue has once more secured its standing as one of the fairest evenings in all the land.” The Guardian: *** “For all the progressive values, happily ever after still seems to require a proposal of marriage. But if the… Read More

Interview With…Henry Shields

The writer and actor chatted to Emma Clarendon about all things Mischief Theatre including the company’s year long season at the Vaudeville Theatre. Hi Henry – thanks so much for talking to me. How has it been seeing Mischief Theatre as a company develop as it has so successfully over the years? It’s been a very… Read More

PREVIEW: Vikki Stone: Song Bird, Lyric Hammersmith

The actress and comedienne returns to the Lyric Hammersmith with a special performance of her show Song Bird. Following sell-out performances and five star reviews at this year’s Edinburgh fringe, Vikki Stone will bring her show Song Bird to the Lyric Hammersmith for a special performance on the 2nd December. Vikki Stone is an award-winning… Read More