Interview With…James McDermott

The writer spoke to Emma Clarendon about his play Time and Tide which will play at the park Theatre from the 5th February. Hi James, could you explain a bit more about what Time and Tide is about? ‘Time and Tide’ is a laugh-out-loud LGBTQ themed comedy drama about the lives and loves of the… Read More

NEWS: Rose Theatre Announces Casting for The Creature: Frankenstein Retold

The production will play at the theatre from the 27th February. Casting has been announced for the Rose Theatre’s upcoming production of The Creature: Frankenstein Retold, based on Frankenstein by Mary Shelley, and adapted for the stage by Ciaran McConville. Directed by Lucy Morrell, the production’s cast is formed of Rose Youth Theatre alumni, including: Billy Brown (Henri/Landlord), Eleanor Clark (The Creator), Katherine… Read More

Review Round Up: A Soldier’s Play, American Airlines Theatre

We round up the reviews for Kenny Leon’s production now playing at the American Airlines Theatre. Hollywood Reporter: “Leon’s muscular production makes a solid case for the play, if not as a top-tier classic then at the very least as a stirring indictment of the cancer of racism. And his ensemble channels the frictions and… Read More

NEWS: Samuel Bailey’s Shook to Transfer to Trafalgar Studios

The play, which won the 2019 Papatango Prize, will play at the Trafalgar Studios from the 8th April. Papatango and James Quaife Productions have confirmed that Samuel Bailey’s play Shook will run at the Trafalgar Studios for a limited run until the 9th May. Marking Papatango’s first West End transfer, Artistic Director George Turvey reunites the cast… Read More

Review Round Up: The Sunset Limited, Boulevard Theatre

We find out what critics have had to say about Cormac McCarthy’s two handed play starring Gary Beadle and Jasper Britton. WhatsOnStage: *** “Thought-provoking and technically impressive, but frustratingly elliptical as a piece of drama, this feels like an evening that is more to admire than truly engage with.”  The Guardian: ** “Gary Beadle and Jasper… Read More