News: First Teaser Trailer Released for Maleficent 2: Mistress of Evil

Angelina Jolie is set to reprise her role as Maleficent in this sequel to the 2014 film. Picking up several years later after the original film left off, this first teaser trailer for its sequel is set to explore in further detail the complex relationship between Maleficent and the now future Queen Aurora as they… Read More

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Review Round Up: Follies, National Theatre

The National Theatre brings Stephen Sondheim’s musical to its stage for the first time directed by Dominic Cooke. Here’s Love London Love Culture’s round up of the reviews so far…  New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final… Read More

NEWS: Production Images for Follies Released

Production images for the National Theatre’s production of Stephen Sondheim’s Follies have been released ahead of the production’s opening night on the 6th September.  New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals for…. Follies, National Theatre

Rehearsals have begun for the National Theatre’s upcoming production of Stephen Sondheim’s musical starring Imelda Staunton. Here’s a glimpse of what has been happening…  New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for Follies at the National Theatre

Full casting has been announced for the National Theatre’s upcoming production of  Follies, opening for previews from the 22nd August.  New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks,… Read More

Looking Inside at…Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? at the Harold Pinter Theatre

Having opened to rave reviews last week,  production images for James MacDonald’s production playing at the Harold Pinter Theatre have been released.  In the early hours of the morning on the campus of an American college, Martha, much to her husband George’s displeasure, has invited the new professor Nick and his wife Honey to their… Read More

Review Round Up: Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Harold Pinter Theatre

Imelda Staunton stars in this revival of Edward Albee’s play. But what have critics been saying about it?  The Stage: ***** “The play can sometimes be overplayed as a ripe melodramatic psychodrama, but not here: it all feels too plausibly, unbearably real. As a result, it is utterly heartbreaking.” The Guardian: ***** “for all the… Read More

NEWS: Rehearsal Images Released for Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Rehearsals for James Macdonald’s production of Edward Albee’s play starring Imelda Staunton have begun.  New images have been released as the cast for Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? begin rehearsals for the production which will run at the Harold Pinter Theatre from the 22nd February until the 27th May. James MacDonald’s production will star Imelda Staunton as… Read More

NEWS: Imogen Poots and Luke Treadaway Join Cast of Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

The pair join the previously announced Imelda Staunton and Conleth Hill in the new production of Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, directed by James Macdonald. Running at the Harold Pinter Theatre from the 22nd February 2017, James Macdonald’s production will see Imogen Poots making her West End debut as Honey, while Luke Treadaway (Nick)… Read More

NEWS: Rufus Norris Announces National Theatre’s 2017 Programme

At a press conference this morning, Artistic Director Rufus Norris confirmed details of the National Theatre’s 2017 programme.  The 2017 season at the theatre will include four world premieres as well as two European premieres, that includes star studded casting including Imelda Staunton, Olivia Coleman, Nathan Lane and Andrew Garfield. As previously announced, Imelda Staunton… Read More