Inside the Rehearsals of… A Christmas Carol at Windsor Castle

Rehearsal images for Watch Your Head’s immersive production of A Christmas Carol have been released. Take a glimpse of what has been happening here:  Opening at Windsor Castle the 16th December, rehearsals are underway for Watch Your Head’s immersive production of A Christmas Carol taking place in two of Windsor Castle’s  two largest rooms. Directed by Sasha… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Lady Windermere’s Fan

Further casting has been announced for Kathy Burke’s upcoming production of Lady Windermere’s Fan at the Vaudeville Theatre.  Running at the Vaudeville Theatre from the 12th January, Classic Spring’s next production in its Oscar Wilde season is a production of the playwright’s Lady Windermere’s Fan, directed by Kathy Burke. Joining the previously announced Samantha Spiro, Kevin… Read More

Review Round Up: Grimly Handsome, Royal Court Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews of the Royal Court Theatre’s production of Grimly Handsome.  The Stage: *** ” It’s baffling. It’s borderline barmy. But it’s also kind of brilliant.” The Times: ** “By the time the characters make a second transformation, into talking pandas, it’s not just weird, it’s weirdness squared, weirdness cubed.”… Read More

PREVIEW: Woman Before a Glass, Jermyn Street Theatre

Opening the Jermyn Street Theatre’s Scandal season, Lanie Robertson’s play arrives in London from the 17th January.  Peggy Guggenheim collected art — and artists. Married to Max Ernst, lover of Samuel Beckett, champion of Jackson Pollock and Pablo Picasso, Peggy’s love life was as colourful as her art collection. She moved to Venice in the… Read More

PREVIEW: Angry, Southwark Playhouse

The Southwark Playhouse will present the world premiere of Philip Ridley’s five gender-neutral monologues from the 14th February.  A spaceship hurtles towards a black hole. A book-loving couple flee a burning city. A bloodshot eye conjures up kisses and wild animals. The world premiere of Philip Ridley’s Angry is a menacing, magical, and darkly comedic collection of stories… Read More

NEWS: Full Cast Announced for West End Transfer of Mary Stuart

Full casting has been confirmed for the West End transfer of Almeida Theatre’s production of Mary Stuart.  Joining the previously announced Juliet Stevenson and Lia Williams who play the central roles of Elizabeth I and Mary Stuart, the West End transfer will see Rudi Dharmalingam (Mortimer), David Jonsson (Davison), John Light (Leicester), Carmen Munroe(Kennedy), Eileen Nicholas (Melville) and Daniel Rabin (Kent) reprising their roles. Meanwhile, joining the cast will be Michael… Read More

REVIEW: The Box of Delights, Wilton’s Music Hall

This world stage premiere of The Box of Delights, based on John Masefield’s original story is beautifully told – but could use a bit more pace and focus.  What would you do if you were given a magical box with special time travelling powers? It is a question that has endless possibilities but in the… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for The Case of the Frightened Lady

Casting for the latest Classic Thriller Theatre Company production embarking on a UK tour from the 10th January 2018 has been confirmed.  Opening at the Theatre Royal Windsor on 10th January 2018, casting for the upcoming UK tour of Edgar Wallace’s celebrated work. When Inspector Tanner is called in to investigate a ruthless murder at Mark’s Priory, the grand… Read More

Review Round Up: Goats, Royal Court Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Hamish Pirie’s production of the new play by Liwaa Yazji…  In a small town in Syria, soldiers are celebrated as heroes and grieving families are nourished on propaganda. As the coffins pile up, the local party leader decides on a radical compensation scheme: a goat for… Read More

First Look at: Pinocchio, National Theatre

As previews get underway at the National Theatre, production images have been released for John Tiffany’s production.  Featuring songs and score from the Walt Disney film by Leigh Harline, Ned Washington and Paul J Smith, Pinocchio, John Tiffany’s production of Pinocchio is now in previews at the Lyttelton Theatre. On a quest to be truly alive, Pinocchio… Read More