NEWS: Hannah Tointon Joins West End Cast of Waitress

The actress will be playing the role of Dawn from December. It has been announced today that the The Inbetweeners, Mr Selfridge and Hollyoaks star Hannah Tointon is set to join the cast of Waitress to play the role of Dawn in the West End production at the Adelphi Theatre. She takes over the role from Laura… Read More

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NEWS: Peter Andre to Guest Star in Thriller Live

The singer will join the cast of Thriller Live for two weeks only from the 10th to the 22nd December. A year after joining the cast of Thriller Live to celebrate the long running show’s 4,000th West End performance, producers have today confirmed that Peter Andre will guest star in Thriller Live for a strictly… Read More

NEWS: Fame the Musical Announces Run at Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre

Following a successful run at London’s Peacock Theatre, Nick Winston’s 30th anniversary production of Fame the Musical will transfer to the Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre. It has been confirmed that the production following its run at the Peacock Theatre will transfer to the Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre for a limited season from the 21st December… Read More

NEWS: Above the Stag Theatre Announces 2019 Pantomime

The theatre will present Pinocchio: No Strings Attached! from the 19th November. Now ten years into programming and adult pantomime for the festive season, Above the Stag has confirmed details of its 2019 offering Pinocchio No Strings Attached!. A spell transforms Pinocchio into a real boy, and sends him on a great adventure. But soon he discovers… Read More

Review Round Up: Pre-Raphaelite Sisters, National Portrait Gallery

We round up the reviews for the National Portrait Gallery’s exhibition examining the untold stories of the women who contributed to the Pre-Raphaelite era. The Guardian: *** “In the main, women here enter the story as models or love interests, frequently both. Few of the paintings here are portraits in the literal sense. Instead, they… Read More

Review Round Up: Lungs, Old Vic Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Lungs, starring Matt Smith and Claire Foy. WhatsonStage: **** “Its smartness resides in the fact that it takes a big, unwieldy subject – climate change and its effect on people’s decision-making as they try to consider the future of the planet – and boils it into… Read More

First Listen to…Millie O’Connell and Luke Bayer Performing ‘Wishing For the Normal’ From Soho Cinders

A new video has been released of Millie O’Connell and Luke Bayer performing ‘Wishing For the Normal’ from the musical. Beginning performances at the Charing Cross Theatre from the 24th October, the new video sees cast members Luke Bayer and Millie O’Connell performing a song from Anthony Drew and George Stiles musical update of the… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Mike Bartlett’s Snowflake

The London premiere of Mike Bartlett’s new play will take place at the Kiln Theatre from the 10th December. Full casting has been announced Clare Lizzimore’s production of Mike Bartlett’s new play Snowflake, which transfers to London’s Kiln Theatre following on from a run at the Old Fire Station in Oxford. Reprising their roles from… Read More

REVIEW: Great Expectations, National Youth Theatre, Southwark Playhouse

This gothic interpretation of the classic story by Charles Dickens is performed with great insight by the National Youth Theatre. Deeply psychological, this National Youth Theatre production featuring an adaption by Neil Bartlett, is consistently intense and filled with utterly compelling performances from all of the cast. Great Expectations follows Pip, who is taken from… Read More

Interview With…Jessica Duffield

The actress chatted to Emma Clarendon about starring in Maxine Peake’s play about cyclist Beryl Burton at the Arcola Theatre. Hi thanks so much for talking to me. For those who don’t know what is ‘Beryl’ about? ‘Beryl’ is the incredible story of Beryl Burton the astonishing, record-breaking cyclist from Morley, Yorkshire, who, against the… Read More