NEWS: Gyles Brandreth and Gary Wilmot to Star in Online Reading of Charley’s Aunt

Produced by Proud Haddock, the virtual table reading of the popular farce will raise money for the Equity Charitable Trust. Written by Brandon Thomas and adapted by Paul Thain, this reading of the comedy will be streamed live through Youtube at 7.30pm on the 11th April. Charley’s Aunt is set to be performed by Gyles… Read More

NEWS: Brad Shaw Launches Wonderland Challenge

The voice artist today announced the Wonderland Challenge in which 65 actors and voice artists have come together to record Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland. With each performer reading one minute of the novel, this newly announced challenge will help to raise money for the NHS, with over £3000 of the £10,000 target raised so far. In… Read More

NEWS: Orange Tree Theatre to Stream Dame Judi Dench in Conversation

It has been announced that Richmond’s Orange Tree Theatre will stream an exclusive conversation with Judi Dench hosted by Gyles Brandreth. Filmed live at the Orange Tree Theatre in 2017, this is an exclusive 90 minute in conversation with Dame Judi Dench which will be available online from 3pm on Sunday 26 April. It is a… Read More

NEWS: All-Star Cast Announced for Whodunnit [Unrehearsed] at the Park Theatre

The Park Theatre has confirmedinitial star casting for their World Premiere murder mysteryWhodunnit [Unrehearsed], playing at the venue from the 15th to the 27th July. Every night during the show’s run step onstage to join the rehearsed ensemble of a scripted murder mystery play, having attended no rehearsals, read no script, nor received any direction.… Read More

REVIEW: Hamlet, Park Theatre

This family orientated interpretation of Shakespeare’s play is an interesting concept but lacks depth and characterisation.  A ninety minute Hamlet plus a cast formed of three members of the same family makes for an intriguing prospect, suggesting a fresh and lively new interpretation. Unfortunately it doesn’t quite work, coming across as a selection of the… Read More