First Look at…The Wiz, Hope Mill Theatre

The production is currently playing at the Manchester based theatre – with press night taking place this evening (Sunday 28th November). Now playing at the Hope Mill Theatre until the 16th January 2022, production images have been released for this revival of the musical directed by Matthew Xia (Into the Woods, Royal Exchange). Based on L.… Read More

REVIEW: Amsterdam, Orange Tree Theatre (Online)

First seen at the Orange Tree Theatre in 2019, Maya Arad Yasur’s play is a stark reminder that we should never forget the past and as much as possible try and prevent history repeating itself. This fast paced play by Maya Arad Yasur having first played at the Orange Tree Theatre in Richmond in 2019… Read More

Review Round Up…Blue/Orange @Young Vic Theatre

Matthew Xia directs this production of Joe Penhall’s play about race,ethics, sanity and prejudice at the Young Vic Theatre.  Time Out:****Andrzej Lukowski wrote: “all credit to Xia and cast for making this sardonic comment on another time and place feel horribly and exuberantly timeless.” *** Matt Trueman said: “Matthew Xia’s production, though it shows how… Read More

Cast Announced for Blue/Orange at the Young Vic Theatre

Further casting has been announced for Matthew Xia’s production of Joe Penhall’s Blue/Orange, running at the Young Vic from the 12th May to the 2nd July.  This new production of Joe Penhall’s play will see David Haig joining Daniel Kaluuya and Luke Norris in Matthew Xia’s production, which has now extended its run until the… Read More