Review Round Up: King Lear, Duke of York’s Theatre

Ian McKellen reprises his role as King Lear in the West End transfer of Jonathan Minby’s production which has arrived in London following its run in Chichester. Here’s what the critics have been making of it… WhatsOnStage: **** “It’s a production that takes care with detail, teasing out its themes of generational misunderstanding and the… Read More

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NEWS: Full Casting Announced for King Lear

The full cast joining the West End transfer of the Chichester Festival Theatre production of King Lear has been announced.  Joining the previously announced Ian McKellen in the title role will be  Sinéad Cusack (Kent), Danny Webb (Gloucester) and Kirsty Bushell (Regan) who reprise their roles from the original Chichester Festival Theatre production. They will be joined… Read More

Review Round Up: Frozen, Theatre Royal Haymarket

Jonathan Munby’s production starring Suranne Jones has officially opened at the Theatre Royal Haymarket. Here’s what critics have had to say about it…  One sunny evening a young girl walks to visit her Grandma, she never arrives. A play about retribution, remorse and redemption, Frozen explores the interwoven lives of three strangers as they try to make sense… Read More

NEWS: West End Transfer Announced for Chichester Festival Theatre’s King Lear

The production, directed by Jonathan Munby and starring Sir Ian McKellen in the title role, will transfer to the Duke of York’s Theatre for a limited season from the 11th July.  ATG Productions, Chichester Festival Theatre, Gavin Kalin Productions and Glass Half Full Productions have today announced that Jonathan Munby’s production of King Lear will play at… Read More

NEWS: Nina Sosanya to Star Alongside Suranne Jones in Frozen

Nina Sosanya joins the cast for Jonathan Munby’s production, playing at the Theatre Royal Haymarket from the 9th February.  The W1A and Last Tango In Halifax actress will star alongside Suranne Jones and (Doctor Foster) and Jason Watkins (Line Of Duty) in the upcoming production of Bryony Lavery’s award winning play. One sunny evening a young girl… Read More

NEWS: Suranne Jones and Jason Watkins to Star in West End Production of Frozen

It has been confirmed that the Doctor Foster actress and Line of Duty actor will star in the West End production of Bryony Lavery’s Frozen at the Theatre Royal Haymarket from the 9th February.  Bryony Lavery’s psychological thriller is about retribution, remorse and redemption, exploring the interlinked lives of three strangers. Running for a strictly limited… Read More

Shakespeare’s Globe Announces Emma Rice’s Debut Winter Season

Today the Shakespeare’s Globe confirmed Artistic Director Emma Rice’s first Winter season in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse.  The Wonder Noir Winter season will run at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse from the 26th October until the 16th April 2017. This new season will open with a production of John Milton’s Comus: A Masque in Honour of Chastity ,… Read More