Review Round Up: Indecent, Menier Chocolate Factory

We round up the reviews for the European premiere of Paula Vogel’s play now playing at the Menier Chocolate Factory. The Guardian: **** “Indecent is a brainy play staged with the panache of a musical.” British ***** “You can see why, and why it will hit the Oliviers lists. It’s a delight, seething with… Read More

NEWS: Booking Extension Announced for Matilda the Musical

The announcement came as the RSc production resumed performances at the Cambridge Theatre and a new video performance of ‘When I Grow Up’ is released. With Matilda the Musical now playing at it’s West End home, a booking extension has been announced for the Olivier Award winning show – which is now booking until the… Read More

NEWS: Rumi: The Musical to Have World Premiere at the London Coliseum

It has been confirmed that Nadim Naaman and Dana Al Fardan’s second musical will have its world premiere as semi-staged performance on the 23rd and 24th November. Composer Dana Al Fardan and West End star Nadim Naaman have confirmed that their second collaboration following on from Broken Wings will have its world premiere in November.… Read More

Review Round Up: The Memory of Water, Hampstead Theatre

We round up the reviews for this revival of Shelagh Stephenson’s play which originally premiered at the Hampstead Theatre in 1996. British ***** “It’s all splendid,  including the wickedly specific place-and-period designs by Anna Reid (oh, posh Yorkshire! O, the bedspread and the mirrored wardrobes!).  It all serves Stephenson’s beautiful writing with laser precision.”… Read More

NEWS: West End Cast Announced for The Book of Mormon

The production is set to resume performances at the Prince of Wales Theatre from the 15th November. The London cast is set to be led by Dom Simpson as ‘Elder Price’, Tom Xander as ‘Elder Cunningham’, Leanne Robinson as ‘Nabulungi’, Steven Webb, Richard Lloyd-King, Haydn Oakley and Edward Baruwa. They will be joined by Thomas… Read More

NEWS: Cast Announced For Moulin Rouge! The Musical

The eagerly anticipated London production is set to begin performances at the Piccadilly Theatre from the 12th November. The producers of Moulin Rouge! The Musical have announced the cast for the upcoming London production based on the 2001 film when it heads to the West End from November. It has been confirmed that Liisi LaFontaine (Good… Read More

NEWS: Amy Adams to Make West End Debut in The Glass Menagerie

The new revival of Tennessee Williams’s play will play at the Duke of York’s Theatre from the 23rd May 2022. Second Half Productions have announced that its first production will be a revival of The Glass Menagerie, which will begin performances at the Duke of York’s Theatre in May 2022. The company has been co-founded… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Cabaret

The production is set to begin performances in November. Full casting has been announced for the upcoming West End revival of Cabaret, which will see the Playhouse Theatre transformed into the Kit Kat Club. Joining the previously announced Eddie Redmayne as the Emcee and Jessie Buckley as Sally Bowles will be Omari Douglas will star… Read More

Review Round Up: The Beauty Queen of Leenane, Chichester Festival Theatre/ Lyric Hammersmith

We round up the reviews for the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre and Chichester Festival Theatre co-production of Martin McDonagh‘s The Beauty Queen of Leenane. WhatsOnStage: *** “It’s all engaging enough stuff but just manages to miss the mark with its levels of toxicity and torment on display. The comedy shines through but the savagery is more difficult to find.”… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals…Into Battle, Greenwich Theatre

The world premiere of Hugh Salmon’s debut play will take place at the Greenwich Theatre from the 7th October.   Rehearsal images have been released for the upcoming world premiere of Hugh Salmon’s debut play heading to the Greenwich Theatre next month. Directed by Ellie Jones, the play based on a true story of a bitter… Read More