REVIEW: Night of the Living Dead Live, Pleasance Theatre

The stage production based on George A Romero’s classic horror film is a lively and surprisingly funny show to watch – even if the plot is a bit thin. Zombies. Check. Chaos. Check. Audience getting covered in blood. Check. This is just a few of the things to expect from Benji Sperring’s lively and surprisingly… Read More


NEWS: Cast Announced for the UK Premiere of Night of the Living Dead Live

The production will play at the Pleasance Theatre from the 9th April. Casting has been confirmed for the UK premiere of Night of the Living Dead Live the first ever UK stage adaptation based on George A. Romero’s cult zombie classic film. Directed by Benji Sperring (The Toxic Avenger), the cast is set to include:… Read More

NEWS: UK Premiere Announced for Night of the Living Dead Live

The new stage production based on George A. Romero’s 1968 film will play at the theatre from the 9th April.  Directed by Benji Sperring (The Toxic Avenger: The Musical; Shock Treatment, Valley Of Song), the first ever UK stage and only officially authorised production will be heading to the Pleasance Theatre this April. Night of the Living Dead Live will pay homage to Romero’s original black and white film, skirting… Read More

REVIEW: The Toxic Avenger, Arts Theatre

Following on from a successful run at the Southwark Playhouse, The Toxic Avenger is back in London to delight audiences once more.  This over the top, energetic and highly amusing musical has plenty to offer those who like their musicals with a bit of a quirky charm – but at times feels slightly too reliant… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for The Toxic Avenger The Musical

The new cast for the revival of The Toxic Avenger The Musical has been announced as the production prepares to open at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe before its London run.  Final casting for the transfer of the musical, arriving at the Arts Theatre from the 28th September following a successful UK premiere at the Southwark… Read More

NEWS: The Toxic Avenger to Return to London

Following its successful premiere at the Southwark Playhouse, the Off West End nominated show will transfer to the Arts Theatre from the 28th September.  Playing for a strictly limited season, The Toxic Avenger was created by the Tony Award-winning creative team behind the smash hit West End musical Memphis Joe DiPietro and David Bryan. Toxie is… Read More

NEWS: Final Casting Announced for How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying

Appearing at the Wilton’s Musical Hall from the 8th to the 22nd April, further casting for Benji Sperring’s production has been announced.  Joining the previously announced Marc Pickering, Hannah Grover, Lizzi Hills and Geri Allen will be Andrew C Wadsworth (JB Biggley), Maisey Bawden (Miss Jones) and Daniel Graham (Bud Frump). Meanwhile, Richard Emerson (Mr Twimble) and Matthew Whitby and Nuwan Hugh… Read More

NEWS: Wilton’s Music Hall Announces Revival of How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying

The music hall will revive the critically acclaimed musical for a limited run from the 8th April.  Having first premiered on Broadway in 1961, the musical has not been seen in London for over fifty years. How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying follows the story of J. Pierrepont Finch as he joins the World… Read More

Cast Announced for The Stripper at St James Studio

St James Theatre has today confirmed casting for new musical whodunnit The Stripper, which runs in the studio from the 7th July until the 13th August.  Starting rehearsals today (13th June), casting for the production includes: Hannah Grover (Annabelle/ Sherry Mendez/ Sarah Arkwright), Gloria Onitiri (Deadpan Dolores/ Patty Keller), Marc Pickering (Doc Murphy/ Miles Rovak/ Harvey… Read More

Review Round Up: The Toxic Avenger, Southwark Playhouse

Find out how critics have reacted to the European premiere of Joe DiPietro and David Bryan’s musical comedy The Toxic Avenger…  The Reviews Hub: **** Stephen Bates thought: “it offers two in-toxic-ating hours of superhero superfun and, as such, it is pretty hard to beat.” The Upcoming: **** Connor Campbell wrote that: ” The Toxic Avenger never… Read More