Review Round Up: The Lie, Menier Chocolate Factory

Samantha Bond and Tony Gardner star in Lindsay Posner’s production of Florian Zeller’s play. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews…  Alice spots her friend’s husband with another woman.  Should she tell her friend the truth…or lie?  Her husband Paul is convinced that it is better to lie.  But in doing so, who is being… Read More

The End of Longing Becomes Playhouse Theatre’s Most Successful Play

The End of Longing, written and starring Matthew Perry has become the Playhouse Theatre’s most successful play to run at the theatre it has been confirmed.  As it approaches the end of its run on the 14th May, the production directed by Lindsay Posner has had over two million sales, with more than 62,000 tickets… Read More

Review Roundup… The Truth @Menier Chocolate Factory

Florian Zeller’s play of friendship, suspicion and deceit arrives at the Menier Chocolate Factory directed by Lindsay Posner – but is it a success?  The Financial Times: **** Sarah Hemming called it: “Dark, clever, excruciatingly funny fare.” The Independent: *** Paul Taylor commented: “Wittily translated by Christopher Hampton and premiered in Lindsay Posner’s elegantly astringent… Read More

Review Roundup: The End of Longing @The Playhouse Theatre

Matthew Perry’s debut play opened officially at the Playhouse Theatre last night – but what did critics think of it?  Variety: Matt Trueman said: “Director Lindsay Posner gets the script up on its feet — just about. But sitting through it, it’s more a case of longing for the end.” The Guardian: ** Michael Billington… Read More

Coming soon…The End of Longing @Playhouse Theatre

The full cast for Matthew Perry’s debut play has been announced as the play prepares to open for previews at the Playhouse Theatre on February 2nd.  Directed by Lindsay Posner (She Stoops to Conquer, Hayfever), the production will see Christina Cole, Lloyd Owen and Jennifer Mudge star alongside Matthew Perry in his debut play. The… Read More

Friends Star Matthew Perry to Premiere New Play in the West End

Best known for his role as Chandler Bing in hit comedy show Friends, Matthew Perry will be starring in his debut play in the West End, arriving at the Playhouse Theatre from February next year.   The End of Longing  has been written by Perry himself, who will be coming back to the West End for… Read More