Review Round Up: Class, Bush Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Iseult Golden and David Horan’s play at the Bush Theatre until the 1st June. WhatsOnStage: **** “Everything in this play feels fully fleshed out – from the characters to the questions it raises. How do you do the best thing as an educator when school policy… Read More

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NEWS: Casting Announced for Caryl Phillips’ Strange Fruit at the Bush Theatre

Nancy Medina’s production will run at the Bush Theatre from the 12th June until the 27th July. Presented as part of the Bush Theatre’s three-year ‘Passing The Baton’ initiative introducing or reacquainting theatregoers with the artists of colour who carved their way through British playwriting with distinction, casting has now been announced for Nancy Medina’s… Read More

Interview with…Andrew Finnigan

The actor chatted about being in one-man musical ‘Drip’ playing at the Bush Theatre until the 22nd December.  What is ‘Drip’ all about for those who haven’t seen it? Drip is all about Liam and his best mate Caz. For their school’s Project Prize, Caz sets up Hull’s first ever synchronised swimming team and signs Liam… Read More

Review Round Up: An Adventure, Bush Theatre

Vinay Patel’s latest play is directed by  Bush Artistic Director, Madani Younis and stars Nila Aalia, Aysha Kala and Shubham Saraf. Here, Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews…  The Guardian: ** “There are moments of humour in this epic script about family, migration, prejudice and political betrayal, but levity is not enough to give the story emotional… Read More

NEWS: Star Cast Announced for Nassim Plays at the Bush Theatre

In celebration of the work of Nassim Soleimanpour, the Bush Theatre has announced that it will be presenting four of his plays this September.  The upcoming season of work will include NASSIM, White Rabbit Red Rabbit and BLANK as well as new play Cook, all playing repertory from the 7th to the 16th September. Soleimanpour’s work… Read More

Review Round Up: Hir, Bush Theatre

Arthur Darville stars in Nadia Fall’s production now playing at the Bush Theatre. Here’s what critics have been saying about it:    Isaac (Arthur Darvill) gets home from serving in the marines to find war has broken out back home. In a nondescript town somewhere in Central Valley – America, Isaac’s mom Paige (Ashley McGuire) is… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for UK Premiere of Taylor Mac’s Hir

The UK premiere production of Taylor Mac’s Hir will play at the Bush Theatre from the 15th June until the 22nd July.  Isaac gets home from serving in the marines to find war has broken out back home. Fed up with her broken American Dream, mom Paige has stopped washing, cleaning and caring for their… Read More

Review Round Up: The Guards at the Taj, Bush Theatre

Directed by Jamie Lloyd, this European premiere of Rajiv Joseph is now playing at the recently reopened Bush Theatre. But what have critics been saying about it?  The Stage: *** “Jamie Lloyd takes what is a fairly static two-hander and gives a degree of dramatic texture.” WhatsOnStage: **** “For all its gore, though, Jamie Lloyd‘s staging… Read More

NEWS: The Bush Theatre Re-Opens Following Major Redevelopment

The theatre officially re-opens following a £4.3 million redevelopment carried out by architects Haworth Tompkins.  After a year’s worth of refurbishments, the Bush Theatre is officially open to the public, with images of the newly revamped building being released to mark the occasion. To celebrate, the theatre will be presenting a week-long of ‘house warming’… Read More

NEWS: Bush Theatre Announces Casting for While We’re Here

The Bush Theatre will present the new play from Barney Norris from the 26th April.  Opening the theatre’s new studio space While We’re Here is the latest play from Barney Norris and is a co-production between Up In Arms, Bush Theatre and Farnham Maltings. Eddie and Carol were lovers once, but their lives went in different… Read More