Interview With…Julie Drake

We chatted to Julie about Miss Margarida’s Way, playing at the Drayton Arms Theatre until the 9th October. Hi Julie, could you explain what  Roberto Athayde’s play is about? On return from studying abroad, Robert Athayde wrote the play, Miss Margarida’s Way in 1971 as his  response  to the dictatorship in his country,  Brazil ,at… Read More

NEWS: Jodie Comer to Make West End Debut in Prima Facie

Suzie Miller’s play is set to make its UK premiere at the Harold Pinter Theatre from the 15th April 2022. It has been announced that Jodie Comer, the Emmy and Bafta Award-winning star of BBC’s Killing Eve will make her UK stage debut in the UK premiere of Suzie Miller’s play Prima Facie. Tessa is a thoroughbred.… Read More

NEWS: Cast Announced for Rose Theatre’s Beauty and the Beast

The theatre’s new family festive show will begin performances from the 3rd December. It has been announced that Amelia Kinu Muus and Stanton Wright will star as Bella and Beast in this new adaptation of Beauty and the Beast by Ciaran McConville. The production is also set to star Daniel Goode as René / Heureux, Paula James as Marguerite / Rousette and… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Magic Goes Wrong

The production is set to begin performances at the Apollo Theatre on the 21st October. Casting has been confirmed for the upcoming return of Magic Goes Wrong, booking at the Apollo Theatre until the 27th February 2022. Created in collaboration with Penn and Teller Mischief’s production will star: Louise Beresford, Scott Hunter, Shane David-Joseph, Henry… Read More

Review Round Up: The Mirror and the Light, Gielgud Theatre

We round up the reviews for the third and final play instalment of Hilary Mantel’s Wolf Hall Trilogy. The Guardian: *** “It’s not that the play is lacking in wit or grace. Co-written by Mantel with its star, Ben Miles, it mines some of the novel’s best scenes: when a newly wed Jane Seymour (a nicely… Read More

NEWS: Craig Revel Horwood Announces Debut National Tour

The Strictly Come Dancing judge will be touring the country from March 2022. It has been confirmed that Craig Revel Horwood will be heading across the UK next year for his first tour titled The All Balls and Glitter Tour. The show will see Craig talking about his life from Australia to the West End… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Red Riding Hood at Theatre Royal Stratford East

The theatre’s annual pantomime will be performing at the venue from the 27th November until the 31st December. Casting has been announced for the Theatre Royal Stratford East’s 2021 pantomime Red Riding Hood, which will begin performances next month. Directed by Robert Shaw Cameron, the production will star: Elise Zavou as Red, Maisey Bawden as Mum, Phil Nichol as Granny, Jodie… Read More

NEWS: Further Casting Announced for Broadway Revival of Funny Girl

The production is set to begin performances at the August Wilson Theatre on the 26th March 2022. It has been confirmed that joining the previously announced Golden Globe Award nominee Beanie Feldstein (“American Crime Story: Impeachment;” Hello, Dolly!) as Fanny Brice in the production will be Tony and Olivier Award nominee Ramin Karimloo (Les Misérables, Anastasia) as Nick Arnstein,… Read More

REVIEW: Spencer, BFI London Film Festival

Director Pablo Larraín has once again created a stylish film that explores a famous female personality being weighed down by her sense of duty and having all aspects of her life being controlled. Following on from his acclaimed film Jackie, which looked at the life of Jackie Kennedy in the aftermath of her husband’s assasination,… Read More