NEWS: Curve Leicester Announces Production of Rent: The Concert

The theatre has confirmed details of Rent: The Concert which will run at the theatre from the 10th August. The Curve Leicester has announced that it will be reviving the Pulitzer and Tony award-winning rock musical in concert this Summer. Featuring a book, music and lyrics by Jonathan Larson, this concert production is set to… Read More

NEWS: Curve to Re-release Sunset Boulevard at Home

It has been announced that the Made at Curve production of Sunset Boulevard will be available to view online once more from the 10th to the 15th May, with money raised going to the The Andy Nairn Bursaries in Technical Theatre. The Curve’s streamed production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical was directed by Nikolai Foster… Read More

NEWS: Curve Leicester Announces Revival of A Chorus Line

The new production is set to play at the theatre from the 3rd to the 31st December. This new Made at the Curve production of the Broadway musical is set to be directed by Curve’s Artistic Director Nikolai Foster, whose recent productions include Sunset Boulevard – at Home, West Side Story and White Christmas. Full casting and creative… Read More

NEWS: Akram Khan’s Jungle Book Reimagined to Premiere at Leicester’s Curve Theatre

Akram Khan Company and Leicester’s Curve Theatre have announced that the choreographer’s new work will premiere at the theatre from the 2nd to the 9th April 2022. With tickets going on sale in the coming months, this reimagining of Jungle Book directed and choreographed by Akram Khan will be written by Tariq Jordan, with dramaturgy by Sharon Clark, and… Read More

NEWS: The Curve Announces Extension of The Color Purple – at Home

The Leicester based theatre has confirmed that the musical will be available to watch until the 16th March. Due to popular demand, the Curve Theatre is making its semi-staged production of The Color Purple available to watch at home until the 16th March. Talking about the news Curve’s Chief Executive Chris Stafford and Artistic Director Nikolai Foster said: “Whilst… Read More

REVIEW: The Color Purple at Home, Leicester Curve (Online)

This powerful musical based on Alice Walker’s novel of the same name is given new life in this raw concert production filled with dynamic performances. With themes of incest, rape, domestic violence at the centre of this dark story, it is incredible to even imagine that there is a happy ending that could exist for… Read More

NEWS: Curve Leicester Releases Statement in Response to Employment Tribunal

The venue has issued a statement with regards to the outcome of Seyi Omooba’s employment tribunal against the theatre and her former agents. The actress Seyi Omooba had been attempting to sue the theatre and her former former agents for religious discrimination, harassment alongside a breach of contract. In a joint statement Chris Stafford, Chief Executive… Read More

NEWS: Production Images and Behind-the Scenes Video Released For The Color Purple at Home

As the Curve prepares to stream the musical The Color Purple to audiences at home, new images and a new video has been released. Running from the 16th February until the 7th March, The Color Purple at Home brings back together the cast of the 2019 production to be reimagined in this concert version. Co-produced… Read More

Behind-the-Scenes Look at…The Color Purple at Home, Curve Leicester

The concert production will be streaming online from the 16th February. New images have been released ahead of the Curve Theatre’s upcoming concert production of The Color Purple, which is being streamed online fo a limited time. With the planned run of live performances having to be cancelled due to the uncertainty around national restrictions,… Read More

NEWS: Curve to Stream Production of The Color Purple

The news follows on from the theatre’s successful streamed production of Sunset Boulevard at Home. The Curve Theatre in Leicester has confirmed today that it will be streaming a production of the award winning The Color Purple for a limited time from the 16th February. With live performances still not being able to happen, the… Read More