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

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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

Review Round Up: Queen Anne, Theatre Royal Haymarket

Emma Cunniffe and Romola Garai star in Helen Edmundson’s play directed by Natalie Abrahami. Here’s what critics have been saying about it:  1702 – William III is on the throne and England is on the verge of war. Princess Anne is soon to become Queen, and her advisors vie for influence over the future monarch. Sarah,… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for RSC’s Queen Anne at Theatre Royal Haymarket

Further casting has been announced for the Royal Shakespeare Company’s production of Queen Anne which transfers to the Theatre Royal Haymarket from the 30th June.  Joining the previously announced Romola Garai as Sarah, Duchess of Marlborough alongside Emma Cunniffe as Queen Anne will be Daisy Ashford as Lady Clarendon, Sheena Bhattessa as Lady Somerset, Gabrielle Brooks as Jezebel… Read More

NEWS: Matilda The Musical to Embark on UK Tour

The Royal Shakespeare Company has confirmed that the hit musical based on Roald Dahl’s classic story will head off on its first UK tour from March 2018.  Opening at the Leicester Curve on the 5th March, the musical will also visit Dublin, Sunderland, Milton Keynes, Birmingham, Manchester and Cardiff with further dates and venues to… Read More