Further Casting Announced for The Dresser

New casting has been confirmed for a new production of Ronald Harwood’s The Dresser, arriving at the Duke of York’s Theatre from the 5th October until the 14th January 2017.  Joining the previously announced Ken Stott and Reece Shearsmith in Sean Foley’s production will be Selina Cadell (The Lady Vanishes, Doc Martin) and Harriet Thorpe (Absolutely Fabulous). The… Read More

Sean Foley to Direct Two New West End Productions

It’s been confirmed that Sean Foley, who most recently directed The Painkiller as part of the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company season at the Garrick, will direct two new productions in the West End.  The Dresser, Duke of York’s Theatre (5th October – 14th January 2017): the first production will be a revival of Ronald Harwood’s play,… Read More

Review Roundup…The Painkiller, Garrick Theatre

Rob Brydon and Kenneth Branagh team up for Sean Foley’s production of Francis Veber’s The Painkiller. But are they a combination that works?  The Guardian: **** Michael Billington found that: “It may not be to everyone’s taste but, in these sombre times, I found the show offered a restorative tonic.” Variety: Matt Trueman said: “Branagh… Read More

Full Casting Announced for The Painkiller

Full casting has been announced for the next production in the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company’s season on work at the Garrick Theatre –  The Painkiller.  Joining Kenneth Branagh and Rob Brydon in the production directed and adapted by Sean Foley, will be Claudie Blakley, Marcus Fraser, Mark Hadfield and Alex MacQueen . Running at the… Read More