NEWS: The Blues Brothers Summer Special to Return to London

The Hippodrome and Hartshorn – Hook Productions have announced that the rock ‘n’ roll sensation will return to the Leicester Square based venue from the 18th July.  Grab your shades and get ready to shake your tail feather because The Blues Brothers are making a sensational return to the London stage. The Blues Brothers – Summer Special… Read More

Review Round Up: Common, National Theatre

Anne-Marie Duff and Cush Jumbo star in Jeremy Herrin’s production of DC Moore’s new play now playing at the National Theatre. But what have critics been saying about it?  Mary’s the best liar, rogue, thief and faker in this whole septic isle. And now she’s back. As the factory smoke of the industrial revolution belches… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for Road at the Royal Court Theatre

The Royal Court Theatre has confirmed casting for its upcoming production of Jim Cartwright’s play directed by John Tiffany.  I feel like England’s forcing the brain out me head.” A Road, a wild night, a drunken tour guide, a journey to the gutter and the stars and back. “Why’s the world so tough? It’s like walking… Read More

PREVIEW: Fahrelnissa Zeid, Tate Modern

The gallery will open its exhibition looking at the Turkish artist’s work on the 13th June, re-appraising her work in an international context.  Best known for her large-scale and colourful canvases, with some reaching over five metres long, Zeid’s work will be re-examined in Tate Modern’s latest exhibition. This major new display will bring together a… Read More

PREVIEW: Dash Arts Dacha, Rich Mix

Running from the 12th June until the 11th July, Dash Arts Dacha is a month long performance space which will feature an ever changing programme of performances.  Based on the iconic Russian summer house, set in the revolutionary turmoil of 1917, the Dacha delves into life in 1917 as seen through the eyes of Popov family dacha… Read More

PREVIEW: Dartington International Summer School and Festival

Following its success in 2016, the Dartington International Summer School and Festival returns from the 29th July.  Programmed by Joanna MacGregor, Dartington’s Artistic Director and Head of Piano at The Royal Academy of Music, Dartington International Summer School and Festival is a month of courses and concerts in week-long blocks which allows students to experience everything from… Read More

NEWS: Julian Clary to Star in World Premiere of Le Grand Mort

It has been announced that the comedian will star in the world premiere production of Stephen Clark’s black comedy at the Trafalgar Studios from the 20th September.  In his super stylish, sterilely beautiful Notting Hill kitchen, Michael is preparing dinner for two. As he meticulously cuts the vegetables with almost a surgeon’s precision, he talks, with… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for Follies at the National Theatre

Full casting has been announced for the National Theatre’s upcoming production of  Follies, opening for previews from the 22nd August.  New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks,… Read More