Review Round Up: True West, Vaudeville Theatre

Kit Harington and Johnny Flynn star in Matthew Dunster’s production now playing at the Vaudeville Theatre. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews… The Telegraph: *** “If the evening needs to look more rock n roll, less like a roughed-up version of The Odd Couple, there’s still enough to savour for the initiated and… Read More

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Watch: Kit Harington & Johnny Flynn Rehearsing Fight Scene

Rehearsal footage has been released of Kit Harington and Johnny Flynn rehearsing a fight scene for True West, playing at the Vaudeville Theatre from the 23rd November.  The new footage released features the pair rehearsing for a scene towards the end of Sam Shepard’s play which will play for a limited season at the Vaudeville Theatre… Read More

Review Round Up: A Very Very Very Dark Matter, Bridge Theatre

Matthew Dunster directs Martin McDonagh’s new play at the Bridge Theatre. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews… WhatsOnStage: ** “without the brutal hubris or the brutal humour, the problematic nature of McDonagh’s play, often excused in his other work, has nowhere to hide.” The Independent: *** “this determinedly dark and twisted fable is… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Confirmed for Sam Shepard’s True West

The full cast joining the previously announced Johnny Flynn and Kit Harington in the production has been confirmed. It has been announced that Madeleine Potter and Donald Sage Mackay complete the cast for the West End premiere of Pulitzer Prize-winner Sam Shepard’s True West, playing at the Vaudeville Theatre from the 23rd November. Madeleine Potter will be playing Mom the mother… Read More

Review Round Up: The Secret Theatre, Shakespeare’s Globe

Matthew Dunster directs Andres Lustgarten’s new spy thriller. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews here:  Spymaster Sir Francis Walsingham oversees a vast surveillance network from the heart of Elizabeth I’s court. As the nation’s relationship with Europe deteriorates and civil unrest grows, Walsingham adopts ever more extreme tactics to keep his queen and… Read More

NEWS: Jim Broadbent to Star in New Martin McDonagh Play

It has been announced that the acclaimed actor will star in the world premiere of  A Very Very Very Dark Matter at the Bridge Theatre from the 10th October 2018.  In a townhouse in Copenhagen works Hans Christian Andersen, a teller of exquisite and fantastic children’s tales beloved by millions. But the true source of his stories… Read More

Review Round Up: Imogen, Shakespeare’s Globe

This latest production in the Shakespeare’s Globe season reimagines Shakespeare’s Cymbeline for a modern audience. But what have critics been saying about it?  Financial Times: *** “The trouble is that one wonders — in what has already become a mantra during Emma Rice’s first season at its helm — what the hell it’s doing at… Read More

NEWS: Shakespeare’s Globe Announces Full Cast for Imogen

Today, the Shakespeare’s Globe has confirmed the full cast for Matthew Dunster’s production, running from the 17th September until the 16th October.  This modern and reimagined production set in London 2016, where men and violent gangs rule the streets, the voice of Imogen – who is suffocated by her father and her man has been… Read More

Maddy Hill to Star in Imogen at Shakespeare’s Globe

Shakespeare’s Globe today announced that Maddy Hill, best known for her recurring role in BBC’s Eastenders, will appear as the title role of Imogen, directed by Matthew Dunster.  Running at the theatre from September, Imogen is Shakespeare’s Cymbeline renamed as well as being reclaimed. Imogen, daughter of Cymbeline, enrages her father by marrying against his… Read More