Review Round Up: The Wife of Willesden, Kiln Theatre

What did critics make of author Zadie Smith’s debut play, making its debut at the Kiln Theatre? The Guardian: *** “Smith is brilliant at sowing the seeds of characters, giving little snippets that build them fully and immediately. Her writing also has a physical humour that director Indhu Rubasingham and movement directors Imogen Knight and Celise Hicks… Read More

Review Round Up: The Invisible Hand, Kiln Theatre

We round up the reviews for Indhu Rubasingham‘s revival of Ayad Akhtar’s play at the Kiln Theatre. WhatsOnStage: **** “It’s the sort of juicy, thorny, knotty one-room play that gets the blood pumping – remarkable given that extended passages just see two men argue while looking at a laptop screen.” The Guardian: **** “Indhu Rubasingham… Read More

NEWS: Kiln Theatre Launches Kiln Community Fundraising Appeal

The theatre has announced details of its new Kiln Community appeal to help raise £70,000 to support the theatre’s various communities. Indhu Rubasingham, Artistic Director of  Kiln Theatre has confirmed the launch of the new Kiln Community appeal to help support the theatre’s numerous communities.   Donations to the Kiln Community appeal will go towards supporting new and existing projects… Read More

NEWS: Kiln Theatre Announces Creative Engagement programme for Summer 2020

The theatre have announced details of its  outreach programmes and initiatives now being provided online. The London theatre today has announced that its Minding the Gap project for young asylum seekers and refugees, Youth Theatre, Young Companies, and The Agency, which is part of Brent 2020, London Borough of Culture, are continuing, with participants receiving their planned sessions and ongoing… Read More

NEWS: National Theatre Announces New Season

The newly announced season includes the London transfer of Standing at the Sky’s Edge from Sheffield Theatres. The National Theatre has unveiled details of its upcoming season, which will see Kristin Scott Thomas making her stage debut at the theatre in Simon Stone’s new adaptation of Phaedra alongside Assaad Bouab. This season will also see the… Read More

First Look at…Pass Over, Kiln Theatre

Production images have been released for Indhu Rubasingham’s production, which opens at the Kiln Theatre tonight. Playing at the Kiln Theatre until the 21st March, Indhu Rubasingham directs the UK premiere production of Antoinette Nwandu’s play. Pass Over is inspired by Waiting for Godot and the Exodus and fuses poetry, humour and humanity in a… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of…Pass Over, Kiln Theatre

Rehearsal images have been released for the UK première of Antoinette Nwandu’s Pass Over, playing at the Kiln Theatre from the 13th February. Here’s a glimpse of what has been happening in the rehearsal room… Directed by Indhu Rubasingham, this UK premiere production will play at the Kiln Theatre for a limited season from the… Read More

REVIEW: When the Crows Visit, Kiln Theatre

Anupama Chandrasekhar’s chilling play examines what happens when a cycle of violence and those who stand by and watch it happen is passed down through the generations. Taking a chillingly dark look at what toxic masculinity can look like at its very worst, with some inspiration perhaps drawn from the horrific story of the 2012… Read More

Review Round Up: Wife, Kiln Theatre

Discover what critics made of Indhu Rubasingham’s production playing until the 6th July. The Times: ** “this curious beast in which Ibsen’s Nora is used as a way of examining unsatisfactory marriages, gay and straight, over the period of decades. Adamson uses Nora almost as a lure, dangled before us, making us want to keep… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of…Wife, Kiln Theatre

Rehearsal images have been released for Indhu Rubasingham’s production. Here’s a glimpse of what has been happening… Directed by Kiln Theatre’s Artistic Director Indhu Rubasingham, Samuel Adamson’s play uses Ibsen’s play A Doll’s House as the basis for his play Wife to explore the institution of marriage from 1959 over the course of ninety years… Read More