REVIEW: Blues in the Night, Kiln Theatre

Susie McKenna’s gorgeously atmospheric production offers a vocal masterclass from all of its cast. On a hot Summer’s evening, it is hard to imagine a more ideal way to spend a couple of hours being serenaded with some beautiful blues music, sung by a high quality cast and performed by an immensely talented and lively… Read More

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Review Round Up: Death of a Salesman, Young Vic Theatre

We round up the reviews for the Young Vic’s production of Arthur Miller’s classic play…. The Guardian: **** “mixing the socially specific and the dreamily phantasmagoric, depicts the duality at the heart of Miller’s memory-play with exceptional clarity.” The Times: ***** “Audience is easily sold on fresh revival of an old great” The Telegraph: *****… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for Blues in the Night at the Kiln Theatre

Susie McKenna is set to direct the first major London revival of the musical at the Kiln Theatre from the 18th July. Casting has been announced for the upcoming production of Blues in the Night, which will open for previews at the Kiln Theatre from the 18th July. Susie McKenna is set to direct Sharon… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Confirmed for Caroline or Change

Full casting has been confirmed for the upcoming West End transfer of Michael Longhurst’s production.  Following sold-out engagements at the Chichester Festival Theatre and Hampstead Theatre, Caroline or Change will play at the Playhouse Theatre from the 20th November. Now full casting for the West End transfer of Tony Kushner (Angels in America) and Jeanine Tesori’s musical… Read More

Review Round Up: Caroline, Or Change, Hampstead Theatre

With the news that Michael Longhurst’s production is set to transfer to the Playhouse Theatre , here’s what critics have made of the show at the Hampstead Theatre… 1963. In quiet Lake Charles, Louisiana, the destruction of a Confederate statue might just signal that change is in the air… But, whatever the progress of the civil… Read More

PREVIEW: Caroline, or Change, Playhouse Theatre

A West End transfer has been announced  for Michael Longhurst’s production, following runs at the Chichester Festival Theatre and Hampstead Theatre.  Playing at the Playhouse Theatre from the 20th November 2018 to 9th February 2019, Caroline, or Change is the celebrated musical by Tony Kushner, author of Angels in America, with a soaring score from Tony Award-winning Jeanine Tesori. Louisiana,… Read More

Review Round Up: The Life, Southwark Playhouse

Sharon D Clarke stars in Michael Blakemore’s production The Life, now playing at the Southwark Playhouse. But what have critics been saying about it?  Queen and Fleetwood are just trying to get by. New York has hit a moral rock bottom, and opportunity is becoming a scarcity. Queen is now selling herself to anyone with… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Confirmed for the UK Premiere of The Life at the Southwark Playhouse

Full casting for the UK premiere of the Broadway musical the Life, playing at the Southwark Playhouse from the 25th March, has been announced.  Directed by two time Tony award winner Michael Blakemore and joining the previously announced Sharon D. Clarke and Cornell S.John, The Life will star John Addison (Jojo), David Albury (Fleetwood), Jalisa Andrews (Chichi), Matthew Caputo (Oddjob), Lawrence Carmichael (Snickers), Omari Douglas (Slick), Aisha… Read More

NEWS: Michael Blakemore to Direct UK Premiere of The Life at the Southwark Playhouse

Michael Blakemore will direct Sharon D. Clarke and Cornell S. John in a production of Cy Coleman and Ira Gasman’s musical at the Southwark Playhouse  from the 25th March until the 29th April.  Featuring a rarely hear score by composer Cy Coleman (City of Angels, Sweet Charity, Barnum), The Life exposes the darker side of life in 1980’s… Read More

NEWS: Hackney Empire Announces Full Cast for Sleeping Beauty

The Hackney Empire has confirmed its full cast for its brand new pantomime Sleeping Beauty, running from the 26th November until the 8th January 2017.  The theatre has confirmed the full cast for its 2016 pantomime, Sleeping Beauty running at the theatre from the 26th November until the 8th January 2017. West End leading lady Alexia… Read More