NEWS: Casting Announced for Abigail’s Party at Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch

Casting has been confirmed for the Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch’s upcoming production of Mike Leigh’s Abigail’s Party, playing at the theatre from the 30th August.  Directed by the theatre’s Artistic Director, Douglas Rintoul (Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Rope, The Crucible), Abigail’s Party is Mike Leigh’s comedy that brings to life the social climbing suburbia. Beverly and husband Laurence are… Read More

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NEWS: Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch Announces Autumn Season

The Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch has confirmed details of its Autumn season to mark the theatre’s 65th year.  The theatre’s new season will open with Mike Leigh’s  Abigail’s Party, which will play at the venue from the 30th August until the 22nd September, a co-production between Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch,  Derby Theatre, Wiltshire Creative and international partner… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch’s Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

The theatre has confirmed casting for its upcoming production playing from the 27th April.  Full casting for the regional professional premiere directed by  Queen’s Theatre’s Artistic Director Douglas Rintoul is set to star Mark Inscoe who will be reviving the role of Bernadette having previously performed the part in the West End production. He will be joined by  Tom Giles as Tick (Ragtime, Charing… Read More

NEWS: Jack and the Beanstalk Announced as Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch 2018 Pantomime

The team behind last year’s Beauty and the Beast and 2016’s Cinderella will create this year’s pantomime, running at the theatre from the 28th November.  When Jack sells Daisy, his beloved family cow, for magic beans, he soon discovers they open up an unexpected world of thrilling adventure. Join Jack and dotty mum Dame Trott as they scale the… Read More

NEWS: Hollyoaks Actor James Sutton to Star in Rope

The Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch has announced casting for its upcoming production of the thriller, playing at the theatre from the 15th February.  It has been confirmed that the Hollyoaks and Emmerdale actor will be playing the role of Charles Granillo in Douglas Rintoul’s production of Patrick Hamilton’s chilling play. He will be joined on stage by Janet Amsden, Cara… Read More

PREVIEW: Beauty and the Beast, Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch

The theatre’s 2017 pantomime will play at the venue from the 30th November until the 7th January.  In a land far away, lived a bright and beautiful young woman. Her life becomes in danger when she is taken prisoner by a hideous Beast in his castle. Will she escape? Will the Beast be able to… Read More

NEWS: Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch Announces Spring 2018 Programme

The theatre has confirmed details of its Spring programme which is set to include the thriller Rope, Kindertransport and the regional professional premiere of the iconic musical, Priscilla Queen of the Desert. The Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch has confirmed its Spring 2018 season, marking the theatre’s 65th year which is set to include two revivals of classic plays and… Read More

PREVIEW: The Invisible Man, Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch

The next production to open at the theatre is a new adaptation of H.G Wells’ sci fi classic The Invisible Man, playing from the 27th October.  The 19th Century draws to a smoggy close and in a small room on Great Portland Street, scientist Jack Griffin discovers something that he has quite literally, never been… Read More

PREVIEW: Million Dollar Quartet, Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch

The Million Dollar Quartet will visit the theatre from the 25th to the 30th September.  This musical is inspired by the famous recording session that brought together rock ‘n’ roll icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins for the first and only time. On December 4, 1956, these four-star musicians gathered at Sun Records in Memphis for… Read More

PREVIEW: The Ladykillers, Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch

The Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch, The New Wolsey Theatre and Salisbury Playhouse have co-produced a brand new production of the beloved comedy, playing at the theatre from the 3rd October.  When Mrs. Wilberforce puts a sign in her newsagent’s window advertising ‘A Room to Let’, she’s delighted when the mysterious Professor Marcus proclaims it perfect for rehearsing… Read More