REVIEW: Great Expectations, National Youth Theatre, Southwark Playhouse

This gothic interpretation of the classic story by Charles Dickens is performed with great insight by the National Youth Theatre. Deeply psychological, this National Youth Theatre production featuring an adaption by Neil Bartlett, is consistently intense and filled with utterly compelling performances from all of the cast. Great Expectations follows Pip, who is taken from… Read More

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NEWS: Antic Disposition’s A Christmas Carol to Return to Middle Temple Hall

The company’s festive retelling of this classic story returns to Middle Temple Hall for its fifth season. Antic Disposition’s adaptation of A Christmas Carol will play at the Middle Temple Hall for a limited run from the 21st to the 30th December it has been announced. Back for its fifth season at the venue, Ben… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for Immersive Production of A Christmas Carol

Casting and additional dates have been announced for Watch Your Head’s immersive production of A Christmas Carol, playing at Windsor Castle from the 16th December.  Presented by theatre company Watch Your Head, the immersive production of A Christmas Carol in two of Windsor Castle’s  two largest rooms from the 16th December until the 4th January. The… Read More

Review Round Up: Tale of Two Cities, Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre

The classic story by Charles Dickens is brought to life in the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre directed by Timothy Sheader. Here’s what critics have been saying about it:  Time Out: ** “a sincere but doomed attempt to telescope a Dickens novel into a three-hour stage play, in a version that unduly complicates things by half… Read More

PREVIEW: Immersive Production of a Christmas Carol to Play at Above the Arts Theatre

This new production of the classic festive story sees Hartshorn – Hook Productions and The Flanagan Collective team up once again, presenting a new immersive experience of the timeless story at Above the Arts from the 12th December.  This unique production, created by writer Alexander Wright and director Tom Bellerby, will see audiences settle down to a… Read More

Jim Broadbent to Star as Scrooge in A Christmas Carol

It has been announced that Academy Award- winning actor Jim Broadbent will be starring as Scrooge in a new adaptation of Charles Dickens’s classic novel. The story is being adapted for the stage by Patrick Barlow and will be directed by Phelim McDermott and will appear at the Noel Coward Theatre for a limited season.… Read More