Review Round Up: Art, Old Vic Theatre

Rufus Sewell leads the cast in this new production of Yasmina Reza’s play directed by Matthew Warchus. Here is what critics have been saying about it?  The Stage: *** “Having directed the play on both sides of the Atlantic, Matthew Warchus brings a wealth of familiarity to the piece on his own turf and still manages to… Read More

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NEWS: Rufus Sewell to Lead Cast of Art at Old Vic

Actor Rufus Sewell, who is appearing in  ITV’s drama Victoria, will lead the cast of the Old Vic’s revival of Yasmina Reza’s Art.  Translated by Christopher Hampton and directed by Matthew Warchus , the production will also star Tim Key and Paul Ritter. Yasmina Reza’s Art evolves around three friends and a white painting and is described… Read More

Review Round Up: Groundhog Day, Old Vic Theatre

This brand new musical to hit the London stage features music and lyrics by Tim Minchin and a book by Danny Rubin – but does it prove to be a hit or a miss? The Guardian: ****Michael Billington wrote: “The result is fantastically smart, clever and witty, but I have to say it left my… Read More

Full Casting Announced for Groundhog Day

The cast for brand new musical based on the hit film Groundhog Day has been announced today. The production will open for previews on the 11th July at the Old Vic Theatre.  Featuring music and lyrics by Tim Minchin (Matilda the Musical), Groundhog Day is a brand new musical that will play for a limited… Read More

Old Vic Theatre Announces New 2016/2017 Season

Matthew Warchus, Artistic Director of the Old Vic Theatre has today revealed details of his second season at the London venue.  The first new production that audiences can look forward to in the new season is a production of Samuel Beckett’s No Knife  (29th September- 15th October), starring Lisa Dwan. It will then be followed… Read More

Review Roundup… The Caretaker @Old Vic Theatre

Harold Pinter’s classic heads to the Old Vic Theatre, starring Timothy Spall and Daniel Mays. But is it a hit or a miss?  The Guardian: ****Michael Billington said: “Warchus’s production, performed inside a wonderfully dilapidated set by Rob Howell, treats the play less as a microcosmic study of power-politics and more as a strange comedy… Read More

Production Images Released for The Master Builder

New production images of Ralph Fiennes and company in the new production of Henrik Ibsen’s The Master Builder , running at the Old Vic Theatre now have been released.  This new adaptation by David Hare of Ibsen’s play is directed by Matthew Warchus and stars Ralph Fiennes as Halvard Solness, Linda Emond as Aline Solness and… Read More