NEWS: New Video Released of Cast of Matilda the Musical Performing ‘When I Grow Up’

The video features some of the current young members of the London production of the musical alongside Gina Beck (Miss Honey). The Royal Shakespeare Company’s production of Matilda the Musical has released a video of some of the young cast members performing ‘When I Grow Up’ from their homes during lockdown. Matilda the Musical has… Read More

An Open Letter to Theatre and Performance makers

An open letter has been sent by the signatories to their networks of freelancers. This is a letter to self-employed and freelance theatre and performance makers in the UK. To the actors, playwrights, directors, choreographers, stage managers, designers, stage crews and set-builders to name just a few. We really miss being with you during this… Read More

Review Round Up: Kunene and the King, Ambassadors Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the critics thoughts on John Kani’s play. WhatsOnStage: *** “although it is directed with gentle precision by Janice Honeyman, mining the relationship between the two men for all its nuance, it suffers from odd discrepancies of tone.” London Theatre.co.uk: ***** “it’s a play rich in humanity and experience, and… Read More

Interview with…Vince Leigh

The actor chatted to Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon about the Royal Shakespeare Company’s production of The Merry Wives of Windsor, now playing at the Barbican.  For those who haven’t seen it yet, what can we expect from this production of The Merry Wives of Windsor? For those people who haven’t seen this version of The… Read More

NEWS: New Production Images Released for Matilda the Musical

Now in its eighth year in the West End, new production images have been released for the Royal Shakespeare Company’s production of Matilda the musical.  Having officially opened at the Cambridge Theatre on the 25th October 2011, new production images of the cast of the popular musical have been released. Now starring Hayden Tee as Miss Trunchbull… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for Royal Shakespeare Company’s Don Quixote

The full cast for the West End transfer of Angus Jackson’s production of Don Quixote has been confirmed ahead of it opening at the Garrick Theatre from the 27th October.  The cast is led by  Rufus Hound and David Threlfall, who will be reprising their roles as Sancho Panza and Don Quixote from the show’s previous run… Read More

REVIEW: Imperium, Gielgud Theatre

This historical drama epic based on the novels by  Robert Harris is well worth catching in the West End.  Having just returned home after a lovely holiday in Rome, I found myself back in the Italian city but under very different circumstances to watch this thrilling and engaging Royal Shakespeare Company production. Adapted beautifully for… Read More

NEWS: Royal Shakespeare Company’s Production of Don Quixote to Transfer to West End

Angus Jackson’s production will transfer to the Garrick Theatre for a limited season from the 27th October.  Based on Miguel de Cervantes’ novel, Don Quixote has been adapted for the stage by award-winning poet, journalist and literary critic James Fenton and is directed by Angus Jackson. Taking up a lance and sword, Don Quixote sets out on a hilarious… Read More

NEWS: Royal Shakespeare Company Announces Child Cast for UK Tour of Matilda the Musical

The RSC has confirmed the child casting for the upcoming UK & Ireland tour of Matilda the Musical, touring from the 5th March.  Opening at the Leicester Curve on the 5th March, child casting for the UK tour of the hit musical for the first five venues has been confirmed by the Royal Shakespeare Company.… Read More

NEWS: Adult Casting for UK Tour of Matilda the Musical Announced

The Royal Shakespeare Company have announced adult casting for the upcoming UK and Ireland Tour of Matilda the Musical.  Launching at the Leicester Curve on the 5th March, Matilda the Musical will tour to Dublin, Sunderland, Milton Keynes Birmingham, Manchester and Cardiff in 2018, with further dates and venues to be confirmed for 2019. It… Read More