NEWS: Outside Edge Theatre Announces Long List for Phil Fox Award for Playwriting

The longlist for the company’s inaugural Phil Fox Award for Playwriting has been confirmed. As the UK’s only  theatre company and participatory arts charity focused on addiction, Outside Edge Theatre Company has announced details of its first Phil Fox Playwriting Award. Named after OETC’s founder who passed away in 2014, the long list was selected… Read More

NEWS: Sing Street Heading to Broadway’s Lyceum Theatre

The New York Theatre Workshop’s production of the new musical will transfer to Broadway from the 26th March. This world premiere production featuring music and lyrics by Gary Clark and John Carney will be heading to Broadway’s Lyceum Theatre in the Spring. Directed by Tony Award winner Rebecca Taichman, the Broadway transfer of the musical… Read More

REVIEW: Grief is the Thing with Feathers, The Barbican

Based on award-winning novel by Max Porter, Grief is the Thing with Feathers premiered in Galway last year. Now this tale of loss and grief, adapted for the stage and directed by Enda Walsh, arrives at the Barbican for its London run. Produced by Wayward Productions Grief is the Thing with Feathers is a story… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of…Disco Pigs, Trafalgar Studios

Rehearsals for the 20th anniversary production of Enda Walsh’s play have begun – here’s a glimpse of what has been happening so far…  Born at the same time on the same day in the same hospital, Pig and Runt have been inseparable ever since. They speak in their own language, play by their own rules,… Read More

Behind the Scenes of… Disco Pigs, Trafalgar Studios

A new behind-the-scenes video has been released for the upcoming 20th anniversary production of Enda Walsh’s play, arriving at the Trafalgar Studios from the 12th July.  Born at the same time on the same day in the same hospital, Pig and Runt have been inseparable ever since. They speak in their own language, play by… Read More

Review Round Up: Lazarus, King’s Cross Theatre

David Bowie and Enda Walsh’s musical arrives in London following a successful run in New York – but what have critics over here made of it?  The Guardian: *** “Of course, it’s great to hear the Bowie songs and his death lends the show a patina of melancholy. But, watching this spectacular study of a… Read More

NEWS: Lazarus to get London Premiere at King’s Cross Theatre

The musical by David Bowie and Enda Walsh, directed by Ivo van Hove, will arrive at the King’s Cross Theatre from the 25th October it has been confirmed.  Inspired by the novel The Man Who Fell To Earth by Walter Tevis, Lazarus follows the story of  Thomas Newton as he remains still on Earth, a ‘man’ unable… Read More