Review Round Up: Bitter Wheat, Garrick Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for David Mamet’s latest play starring John Malkovich. The Guardian: ** “No fiction, as Mamet’s play proves, can ever quite match the hideousness of Hollywood reality.” The Independent: *** “Bitter Wheat never fully reveals the psychological depths of this depraved character, or the motivations of those around him… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of… Bitter Wheat

Rehearsals have begun for David Mamet’s new play which begins performances at the Garrick Theatre on the 7th June. This world premiere production of Bitter Wheat, directed by David Mamet stars John Malkovich as Barney Fein, Doon Mackichan as Sondra and Ioanna Kimbook as Yung Kim Li with Alexander Arnold as Roberto, Teddy Kempner as Doctor Wald, Matthew Pidgeon as The Writer and Zephryn Taitte as Charles Arthur… Read More

NEWS: Full Cast Announced for Bitter Wheat

News of the casting comes as the cast begin rehearsals, ahead of the production opening for previews at the Garrick Theatre from the 7th June. Joining the previously announced John Malkovich as Barney Fein, Doon Mackichan as Sondra and Ioanna Kimbrook as Yung Kim Li, the cast is also set to include: Alexander Arnold as Roberto, Teddy Kempner as Doctor Wald, Matthew Pidgeon as… Read More

PREVIEW: Bitter Wheat, Garrick Theatre

John Malkovich is set to star in David Mamet’s new play at the Garrick Theatre.  Playing in the West End from the 7th June, Bitter Wheat is David Mamet’s first new play since China Doll, which premiered on Broadway in 2015, starring Al Pacino. As well as writing the play, David Mamet will direct this world premiere production which is set to star John Malkovich making his return to… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for UK Tour of Glengarry Glen Ross

The UK tour of  Sam Yates’ production will open at the New Victoria Theatre in Woking on the 14th February 2019. Joining the previously announced Mark Benton as Shelly ‘The Machine’ Levene and Nigel Harman as Ricky Roma, the cast is also set to include Denis Conway (The Lieutenant of Inishmore) as Dave Moss; Wil Johnson (Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead) as George… Read More

NEWS: Mark Benton & Nigel Harman to Star in UK Tour of Glengarry Glenn Ross

Following its successful run in the West End, it has been confirmed that Sam Yates’ production of David Mamet’s play will tour the UK from the 14th February.  Opening at Woking’s New Victoria Theatre on the 14th February 2019, Sam Yates’ production will then tour to Birmingham, Manchester, Milton Keynes, Glasgow, Richmond,Brighton and Cardiff with further tour dates to be announced shortly. It… Read More

Review Round Up: Glengarry Glen Ross, Playhouse Theatre

Christian Slater stars in Sam Yates’s revival of David Mamet’s play. But what have critics been saying about it? Find out here with Love London Love Culture’s round up of the reviews… Lies. Greed. Corruption. It’s business as usual. Set in an office of cut-throat Chicago salesmen. Pitched in a high-stakes competition against each other, four increasingly… Read More

NEWS: Trailer for Glengarry Glenn Ross Released

A new trailer for the upcoming West End production of David Mamet’s play has been released ahead of the production opening for previews on the 26th October.  Directed by Sam Yates, this new production of David Mamet’s play is set to star Christian Slater as Ricky Roma, the smooth talking sales shark. He will be… Read More

NEWS: Christian Slater to Star in David Mamet’s Glengarry Glen Ross

It has been confirmed that the actor will appear in the new production, running at the Playhouse Theatre from the 26th October.  Directed by Sam Yates, the Robin Hood Prince of Thieves actor will appear alongside Robert Glenister (Hustle, Spooks), Kris Marshall (Death in Paradise, Love Actually, My Family), Stanley Townsend (Girl from the North Country, The Nether) and Don Warrington (Death in… Read More