NEWS: Kenneth Branagh to Direct Tom Hiddleston in Hamlet

It has been announced that RADA President Kenneth Branagh will direct a new production of Hamlet starring Tom Hiddleston to raise funds for the the transformation of RADA’s Chenies Street site in London.  The limited three week engagement of the production will play at RADA’s Jerwood Vanbrugh Theatre and will see Kenneth Branagh’s Olivier Award winning theatre… Read More

Review Round Up: The Entertainer, Garrick Theatre

Kenneth Branagh stars as Archie Rice in Rob Ashford’s production now playing at the Garrick Theatre. What are critics saying about this production of John Osborne’s play? The Guardian: *** Michael Billington thought that: “while Branagh is never less than fascinating to watch and the play makes a fitting climax to his year-long tenure at… Read More

NEWS: Rehearsal Images Released for The Entertainer

New images for the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company’s production of The Entertainer have been released, ahead of its first performance at the Garrick Theatre on the 20th August.  The final production in the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company’s year long season at the Garrick Theatre plays at the theatre from the 20th August until the 12th… Read More

NEWS: Freddie Fox to Play Role of Romeo in Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company’s Production of Romeo & Juliet

It has been confirmed today that Freddie Fox will be sharing the role of Romeo with Richard Madden, opposite Lily James as Juliet in the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company’s production of Shakespeare’s classic tragedy, currently playing at the Garrick Theatre.  Freddie Fox will be joining the cast of Romeo & Juliet for the final weeks… Read More

NEWS: Gawn Grainger to Play Billy Rice in The Entertainer

Following the recent news that John Hurt has had to pull out of starring in the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company production of the Entertainer on medical advice, its been confirmed that Gawn Grainger will play the role of Billy Rice.  The final production in Kenneth Branagh’s season of plays at the Garrick Theatre concludes with… Read More

Review Round Up… Romeo & Juliet @Garrick Theatre

Starring Lily James and Richard Madden, this is the latest in the Kenneth Branagh Theatre’s season of work at the Garrick Theatre. But does it wow the critics?  The Telegraph: *** Dominic Cavendish thought that Lili James: “possesses the right, credible mixture of infatuation and impulsiveness and, later on, dread as she sups the friar’s… Read More

First Glimpse…Kenneth Branagh in The Entertainer

The first image of Kenneth Branagh in The Entertainer has been released, in a production that is directed by Rob Ashford and also stars John Hurt.  The final production in the first season of works by the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company at the Garrick Theatre, will run at the venue from the 20th August until… Read More

Rehearsal Images Released for Romeo and Juliet

Rehearsal images for Rob Ashford and Kenneth Branagh’s production of Romeo and Juliet at the Garrick have been released today ahead of the production opening for previews on the 12th May.  This production of William Shakespeare’s classic tragedy will run at the Garrick Theatre as part of the Keneth Branagh Theatre Company’s first season of… Read More

John Hurt to star Opposite Kenneth Branagh in The Entertainer

Further casting has been announced for The Entertainer , running at the Garrick Theatre from the 20th August to the 12th November.  The production will see John Hurt playing opposite Kenneth Branagh as Billy Rice in the final show as part of the Kenneth Branagh Theatre company’s season of plays at the Garrick Theatre. It has… Read More

Full Cast Announced for Romeo & Juliet at the Garrick Theatre

The full cast has been announced for the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company’s production of Romeo and Juliet  at the Garrick Theatre from May.  The fifth production in the Plays at the Garrick season, which will also star Derek Jacobi, will run at the theatre from the 12th May to the 13th August. Joining the previously announced… Read More