NEWS: Toby Jones and Richard Armitage to Star in Uncle Vanya

The production will run at the Harold Pinter Theatre from the 14th January 2020. It has been announced today that Ian Rickson is set to direct Conor McPherson’s adaptation of Anton Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya at the Harold Pinter Theatre from the 14th January 2020. Tickets go on general sale from Monday 30th September with priority… Read More

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Review Round Up: Rosmersholm, Duke of York’s Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for this new adaptation of Ibsen’s play. Time Out: *** “This revival probably isn’t the revelation it needed to be to elevate this weird, haunting play into the crowded Ibsen first division.” The Stage: *** “for all the turbulent emotions on display, Ian Rickson’s production feels frustratingly… Read More

First Look at…Rosmersholm, Duke of York’s Theatre

Production images have been released for Ian Rickson’s production, now playing at the Duke of York’s Theatre. Sonia Friedman Productions have released production images of the cast of Rosmersholm which began previews at the Duke of York’s Theatre on the 24th April. The cast for Ian Rickson’s production is led by Tom Burke (Strike, The Musketeers)… Read More

NEWS: First Image Released Tom Burke and Hayley Atwell in Ibsen’s Rosmersholm

Sonia Friedman productions has released the first image for the new adaptation of Rosmersholm, playing at the Duke of York’s Theatre from the 24th April. The new photograph shot underwater is the first glimpse of Hayley Atwell and Tom Burke as Rebecca West and John Rosmer respectively in Duncan Macmillan’s new adaptation, set to be… Read More

NEWS: Tom Burke and Hayley Atwell to Star in Rosmersholm

Ian Rickson will direct the new production at the Duke of York’s  Theatre from the 24th April.  Henrik Ibsen’s play examining a country in state of political flux has been newly adapted by Duncan MacMillan and is set to perform at the Duke of York’s Theatre from the 24th April. As well as being directed by Ian Rickson (Jerusalem, The Birthday Party,Translations), the production is set to feature set and costumes… Read More

Review Round Up: Translations, National Theatre

Bria Friel’s account of nationhood as seen through the eyes of those living in a small village is now playing at the National Theatre, starring Colin Morgan and Ciarán Hinds. Here’s what critics have been saying about it…  The Guardian: ***** “a play that defies categorisation and is richly realised in a production that (along with… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of… Translations, National Theatre

Rehearsals have begun for the National Theatre’s production of Brian Friel’s Translations. Here’s a glimpse of what has been happening.  Previewing at the National’s Olivier Theatre from the 22nd May, Brian Friel’s translations is an account  of nationhood, which sees the turbulent relationship between England and Ireland play out in one quiet community. Owen, the prodigal son,… Read More

NEWS: Full Cast Announced for The Birthday Party

Sonia Friedman Productions has announced final casting for Ian Rickson’s production, arriving at the Harold Pinter Theatre from the 9th January.  Joining the previously announced Toby Jones, Stephen Mangan, Zoë Wanamaker and Pearl Mackie in the revival of Harold Pinter’s play will be Peter Wight and Tom Vaughan-Lawlor. Peter Wright’s extensive theatre credits include performances in Hamlet (Almeida/West End), The… Read More

NEWS: National Theatre Announces 2018 Programme

The National Theatre has announced its upcoming 2018 programme of work including three world premieres and actors such as Rhys Ifans, Vanessa Kirby, Cecilia Noble, Katherine Parkinson and Indira Varma taking to the stage.  In its Autumn conference, the National Theatre announced it will be presenting three world premieres as well as classics reimagined by  Polly Stenham… Read More

PREVIEW: The Birthday Party, Harold Pinter Theatre

It has been announced that Toby Jones, Stephen Mangan and Zoë Wanamaker will star in Ian Rickson’s production of Harold Pinter’s play opening at the Harold Pinter Theatre from the 9th January.  Stanley Webber (Toby Jones) is the only lodger at Meg (Zoë Wanamaker) and Petey Boles’ sleepy seaside boarding house. The unsettling arrival of enigmatic… Read More