NEWS: Initial Casting Announced for Classic Spring’s Production of The Importance of Being Earnest

Classic Spring has announced initial casting for its final Oscar Wilde production in its season at the Vaudeville Theatre.  Playing at the Vaudeville Theatre from the 20th July, it has been announced that Olivier Award winner Sophie Thompson as Lady Bracknell in Michael Fentiman’s upcoming production of Oscar Wilde’s comedy. She will be joined on… Read More

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REVIEW: An Ideal Husband, Vaudeville Theatre

Classic Spring’s latest production features some lovely performances but is just lacking in sharpness to make the most of the witty dialogue.  Directed by Jonathan Church, An Ideal Husband is a wonderful warm and affectionate production – yet somehow is lacking slightly in sparkle and sharpness to make it truly satisfying. When Sir Robert Chiltern… Read More

NEWS: Further Casting Announced for An Ideal Husband

Classic Spring has announced further casting for its upcoming production of An Ideal Husband, playing at the Vaudeville Theatre from the 20th April.  It has been confirmed that joining the previously announced Edward and Freddie Fox as  the  Earl of Caversham and Lord Goring and Frances Barber Mrs Cheveley,  Sally Bretton and Nathaniel Parker will join the cast… Read More

PREVIEW: An Ideal Husband, Vaudeville Theatre

This new production of Oscar Wilde’s comedy, directed by Jonathan Church will play at the Vaudeville Theatre from the 20th April.  It has recently been announced that real-life father and son, Edward and Freddie Fox will play fictional father and son Earl of Caversham and Lord Goring respectively in the production. Edward Fox’s extensive theatre credits include The Audience (West End),… Read More

Review Round Up: Lady Windermere’s Fan, Vaudeville Theatre

Jennifer Saunders and Samantha Spiro star in this latest Oscar Wilde production, directed by Kathy Burke. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews…  The Independent: **** “The show is uneven but there’s a freshnness here that’s very attractive. Recommended.” The Guardian: *** “This is an uneven production, directed by Kathy Burke, but it has its… Read More

NEWS: Further Casting Announced for Lady Windermere’s Fan

Classic Spring have confirmed further casting for the upcoming production of Lady Windermere’s Fan at the Vaudeville Theatre from the 12th January 2018. It has been announced Samantha Spiro and Kevin Bishop will be joining the cast of Kathy Burke’s production of Lady Windermere’s Fan, joining the previously announced Jennifer Saunders who will be playing the… Read More

NEWS: Classic Spring Announces ‘Wilde Talk’ Series to Coincide with A Woman of No Importance

Classic Spring has announced its ‘Wilde Talk’ series to go alongside with performances of A Woman of No Importance.  The theatre company has announced that Stephen Fry, Frank McGuinness, Franny Moyle and Merlin Holland will give pre-show talks before evening performances of A Woman of No Importance at the Vaudeville Theatre this autumn. In the first talk, Merlin Holland, Oscar Wilde’s grandson will… Read More

NEWS: Anne Reid to Star as Lady Hunstanton in A Woman of No Importance

Classic Spring have announced that Anne Reid will star in the upcoming production of A Woman of No Importance, playing at the Vaudeville Theatre from the 6th October.  Directed by Dominic Dromgoole, A Woman of No Importance is the first in a year long season of plays celebrating the work of Oscar Wilde at the… Read More