NEWS: Further Casting Announced for Uncle Vanya

The production will play at the Harold Pinter Theatre from the 14th January 2020. Further casting has been confirmed for Ian Rickson’s upcoming production of Anton Chekov’s Uncle Vanya at the Harold Pinter Theatre from January. Joining the previously announced Richard Armitage and Toby Jones in the production will be: Rosalind Eleazar (The Personal History of… Read More


NEWS: Toby Jones and Richard Armitage to Star in Uncle Vanya

The production will run at the Harold Pinter Theatre from the 14th January 2020. It has been announced today that Ian Rickson is set to direct Conor McPherson’s adaptation of Anton Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya at the Harold Pinter Theatre from the 14th January 2020. Tickets go on general sale from Monday 30th September with priority… Read More

Interview With… Lev Dodin

The lauded Russian director tells us about bringing his much-praised production of Three Sisters to London and why, after 35 years running the Maly Drama Theatre, he still gets nervous. “If you put in a lot of effort, at some point something will come out.” By iconic director Lev Dodin’s own admission, this Russian proverb… Read More

Review Round Up: Uncle Vanya, Hampstead Theatre

Alan Cox stars as  Vanya in Terry Johnson’s new adaptation of Chekhov’s classic play at the Hampstead Theatre. Find out what the critics made of it with Love London Love Culture’s review round up…  Financial Times: *** “although almost every isolated moment seems right, the sum of the parts slips out of kilter and feels… Read More

NEWS: Young Vic Announces New shows from Award-Winning Emerging Directors

Lucy J Skilbeck and Nancy Medina both won the Genesis Future Directors Awards for 2017 and will direct three plays between them, to be shown at the Young Vic.  From March 22nd to the 1st April 2017, The Clare will be presenting Lucy J Skilbeck’s productions of two one-act comedic shorts The Bear and The Proposal. The plays written by Anton Chekhov and… Read More

Preview: Young Chekhov Season at the Chichester Festival Theatre

Production images have been released today for the Chichester Festival Theatre’s major new season of Anton Chekhov’s early works. The season will include productions of The Seagull , Ivanov and Platonov. These plays have been newly adapted by David Hare and the productions are directed by Jonathan Kent. The season will open on the 17th October, running… Read More