NEWS: Casting Announced for The Last Five Years at Southwark Playhouse

Jonathan O’Boyle’s production will play at the Southwark Playhouse from the 28th February. Casting has been announced for Jonathan O’Boyle’s production of Jason Robert Brown’s musical The Last Five Years. The cast includes Molly Lynch as Cathy and Oli Higginson as Jamie. Molly Lynch’s previous stage credits include: Just So (The Barn Theatre, Cirencester), Sunset Boulevard (UK tour), Carousel and Sweeney… Read More

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NEWS: Complete Casting Announced for Hairspray

The musical will return to London for a limited season at the London Coliseum from the 23rd April. Further casting has been announced for the upcoming return of Hairspray the Musical. Joining the previously announced Michael Ball (Enda Turnblad), Lizzie Bea (Tracy Turnblad), Marisha Wallace (Motormouth) will be comedian Paul Merton making his West End… Read More

NEWS: The Best of Rock Musicals to Return to Eventim Apollo

The concert in aid of Starlight Children’s Foundation will take place at the Eventim Apollo in June. On the 14th June, the Eventim Apollo Hammersmith will once again host The Best of Rock Musicals for the benefit of the Starlight Children’s Foundation. With tickets on sale now, the concerts will see  Adam Pascal (Rent); Kristina Love (Tina), Sabrina… Read More

NEWS: Only Fools and Horses The Musical Announces Extension

The musical is currently playing at the Theatre Royal Haymarket. Due to demand, it has been announced that Only Fools and Horses The Musical is set to extend its West End run, now booking at the Theatre Royal Haymarket until the 27th June. Having opened in February 2019, the musical based on the hit BBC… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of…Pass Over, Kiln Theatre

Rehearsal images have been released for the UK première of Antoinette Nwandu’s Pass Over, playing at the Kiln Theatre from the 13th February. Here’s a glimpse of what has been happening in the rehearsal room… Directed by Indhu Rubasingham, this UK premiere production will play at the Kiln Theatre for a limited season from the… Read More

Review Round Up: The Personal History of David Copperfield

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for  Armando Iannucci’s film based on the novel David Copperfield by Charles Dickens. The Independent: **** “The film’s diverse approach to casting will inevitably cause a fuss, but the joy is in how casually it all comes across. It’s a wonderful retort to Hollywood’s obsessive whitewashing of… 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