NEWS: Simon Russell Beale to Star in John Gabriel Borkman

This new version of Henrik Ibsen‘s play will run at the Bridge Theatre from the 24th September until the 26th November. It has been announced that Simon Russell Beale will play the title role in Henrik Ibsen’s John Gabriel Borkman when it heads to the Bridge Theatre later this year. Further casting has yet to be announced.… Read More

NEWS: Further Casting Announced for The Southbury Child

The world premiere production in Stephen Beresford’s play will run at the Chichester Festival Theatre from 13th to 25th June 2022 before playing at the Bridge Theatre from the 1st July to 27th August 2022. Further casting has been announced for the upcoming production of The Southbury Child, which will be making its World Premiere at… Read More

Review Round Up: The Book of Dust, Bridge Theatre

We round up the reviews for the stage adaptation based on Philip Pullman’s fantasy tale. The Guardian: **** “Hytner displays the same wizard’s touch for turning Pullman’s fast, fantasy narratives into theatrical gold. His supremely elegant production is vast, but never unruly, on a set that dazzles but does not swamp the storytelling.” iNews: ***… Read More

Review Round Up: White Noise, Bridge Theatre

We round up the reviews for Polly Findlay’s production of Suzan-Lori Parks‘ play. WhatsOnStage: **** “Polly Findlay’s taut production speeds through its almost three hours with control and concentration. There’s an awful lot to pack in and some of the plot developments – the publication of Ralph’s short story for example, and the suddenness of… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for Suzan-Lori Parks’ White Noise

The production is set to begin performances at the Bridge Theatre on the 5th October. Full casting has been announced for the upcoming European premiere of Suzan-Lori Parks’ White Noise, directed by Polly Findlay. The cast for this production is set to be comprised of James Corrigan , Ken Nwosu, Faith Omole and Helena Wilson. Thirty-somethings Leo, Misha, Ralph… Read More

NEWS: New Dates Announced for The Book of Dust – La Belle Sauvage at the Bridge Theatre

The world premiere of this stage adaptation of Philip Pullman’s novel will take place at the Bridge Theatre later this year. It has been announced that Nicholas Hytner’s production based on Philip Pullman’s novel which has been adapted for the stage by Bryony Lavery will run at the Bridge Theatre from the 2nd December 2021… Read More

Review Round Up: Bach & Sons, Bridge Theatre

Find out what critics have had to say about the world premiere of Nina Raine’s new play at the Bridge Theatre…. The Financial Times: *** “But while it’s consistently absorbing, the play never quite gets under the skin of the material. Russell Beale is every bit as charismatic as you might expect: spry, funny, suddenly… Read More

NEWS: Simon Russell Beale to Star in Bach & Sons at the Bridge Theatre

The world premiere production of Nina Raine’s play will run at the Bridge Theatre from the 23rd June. It has been announced that Simon Russell Beale will star as JS Bach in the Bridge Theatre’s production of Nina Raine’ Bach & Sons, set to be directed by Nicholas Hytner. With tickets going on sale on… Read More

NEWS: Bridge Theatre Announces New Production of A Christmas Carol

This newly announced production will feature as part of an ongoing programme at the theatre. It has been announced that Simon Russell Beale, Patsy Ferran and Eben Figueiredo are set to play all the characters in a new production of A Christmas Carol devised by Nicholas Hytner. Set to run at the Bridge Theatre from the 27th November… Read More

Review Round Up: An Evening With an Immigrant, Bridge Theatre

The Bridge Theatre present Inua Ellams’ play as part of its repertoire of one person plays during September and October. WhatsOnStage: *** “The fact that he can talk about it all with such humour, warmth and gentle defiance, is a triumph of the human spirit as well as of a poetic soul.” The Arts Desk:… Read More