Review Round Up: Sweet Charity, Donmar Warehouse

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Josie Rourke’s final production at the Donmar Warehouse. The Telegraph: **** “A bit like the country at large right now, director Josie Rourke is in a welcome holiday humour.” The FT: **** “Anne-Marie Duff, irresistible as Charity, manages that very difficult task of making niceness work.”… Read More

PREVIEW: Sweet Charity, Donmar Warehouse

This new production will be Josie Rourke’s final production at the  Donmar Warehouse as Artistic Director. Based on the original screenplay by Federico Fellini, Tullio Pinelli and Ennio Plaiano, the Donmar Warehouse will present a brand new production of Sweet Charity, playing at the theatre from the 6th April. New York, 1967. Charity Hope Valentine is a dance hall hostess who “runs her a heart like a hotel – you’ve… Read More

Review Round Up: Macbeth, National Theatre

Rory Kinnear and Anne-Marie Duff  star as the Macbeths in this new production directed by Rufus Norris. But what have the critics had to say about it?  The Times: “This production looks terrific. Shame about the directorial gimmicks and anaemic leads” WhatsOnStage: * “This production is a misjudged mess, a horror show in all the wrong ways,… Read More

First Look at…Macbeth, National Theatre

Production images for the National Theatre production of Macbeth have been released.  The ruined aftermath of a bloody civil war. Ruthlessly fighting to survive, the Macbeths are propelled towards the crown by forces of elemental darkness. Directed by Rufus Norris, Anne-Marie Duff and Rory Kinnear star in the production as Lady Macbeth and Macbeth. They are joined… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of… Macbeth, National Theatre

Rehearsal images have been released for the National Theatre’s upcoming production of Macbeth. Here’s a glimpse of what has been happening…  This new production of Shakespeare’s play is the first to be directed by Rufus Norris in twenty five years and is set to star Rory Kinnear and Anne-Marie Duff play Macbeth and Lady Macbeth. The ruined aftermath of… Read More

Review Round Up: Heisenberg: The Uncertainty Principle, Wyndham’s Theatre

Anne-Marie Duff and Kenneth Cranham star in Simon Stephens’ play of love and physics. Here’s Love London Love Culture’s round up of the reviews… In this uncertain world, who can predict what brings people together? When two strangers meet by chance amidst the bustle of a crowded London train station, their lives are changed forever. The… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of… Heisenberg: The Uncertainty Principle, Wyndham’s Theatre

First day rehearsal images have been released for Marianne Elliott’s production of  Heisenberg: The Uncertainty Principle, running at the Wyndham’s Theatre from the 3rd October.  In this uncertain world, who can predict what brings people together?  When two strangers meet by chance amidst the bustle of a crowded London train station, their lives are changed… Read More

NEWS: Elliott & Harper Productions Announce First West End Production

The production company have confirmed that its first production in the West End will be Marianne Elliot’s production of Heisenberg: The Uncertainty Principle at the Wyndham’s Theatre.  In this uncertain world, who can predict what brings people together? When two strangers meet by chance amidst the bustle of a crowded London train station, their lives… 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

Review Round Up: Oil, Almeida Theatre

This world premiere production of Ella Hickson’s production, sees director Carrie Cracknell making her Almeida debut. But what have critics been saying about it?  The Guardian: **** “contains one of the best theatrical mother-daughter relationships of recent years.” The Independent: **** “The play will, I suspect, divide audiences but I’m not complaining when I say… Read More