NEWS: Ian Rickson’s Production of Uncle Vanya to Receive Broadcast Release

The production was in the final weeks of its run, when it was forced to close due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Despite the production not being able to return live, Sonia Friedman Productions has announced that Ian Rickson’s production of Conor McPherson’s new adaptation of Uncle Vanya has been filmed on stage at the Harold Pinter Theatre… Read More

NEWS: New Tom Stoppard Play to Premiere in London

It has been confirmed that Tom Stoppard’s play Leopoldstadt will premiere at the Wyndham’s Theatre from the 25th January 2020. Sonia Friedman productions has today announced the world premiere production of Tom Stoppard’s new play Leopoldstadt will take place at the Wyndham’s Theatre next year. Directed by Patrick Marber, the production will be the sixth… Read More

NEWS: Final Casting Confirmed for All About Eve

The final casting has been announced for the limited run. Sonia Friedman Productions and Fox Stage Productions have today confirmed full casting for Ivo van Hove’s upcoming production of All About Eve, playing at the Noel Coward Theatre for a limited season from the 2nd February. Jessie Mei Li will play the role of Claudia Casswell with Merric Boyd, Fejiro Emasiobi, Chanelle Modi, Stuart Nunn, Phillipa… Read More

NEWS: Summer and Smoke to Transfer to the Duke of York’s Theatre

Following an acclaimed run at the Almeida Theatre, it has been announced that Rebecca Frecknall’s production of Summer and Smoke will transfer to the Duke of York’s Theatre from the 10th November.  Trapped between desire and a life of obligation, Alma meets John and her world turns upside down. This intoxicating classic about love, loneliness and self-destruction… Read More

NEWS: Full Cast Announced for The Birthday Party

Sonia Friedman Productions has announced final casting for Ian Rickson’s production, arriving at the Harold Pinter Theatre from the 9th January.  Joining the previously announced Toby Jones, Stephen Mangan, Zoë Wanamaker and Pearl Mackie in the revival of Harold Pinter’s play will be Peter Wight and Tom Vaughan-Lawlor. Peter Wright’s extensive theatre credits include performances in Hamlet (Almeida/West End), The… Read More

PREVIEW: The Birthday Party, Harold Pinter Theatre

It has been announced that Toby Jones, Stephen Mangan and Zoë Wanamaker will star in Ian Rickson’s production of Harold Pinter’s play opening at the Harold Pinter Theatre from the 9th January.  Stanley Webber (Toby Jones) is the only lodger at Meg (Zoë Wanamaker) and Petey Boles’ sleepy seaside boarding house. The unsettling arrival of enigmatic… Read More

REVIEW: Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour, Duke of York’s Theatre

Bold, brash and rowdy Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour quite rightly comes with a warning – but it is also surprisingly sincere and poignant.  Based on Alan Warner’s novel The Sopranos, Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour brings to mind as being the female version of The Inbetweeners, in which the story follows six teenage girls… Read More

NEWS: Jez Butterworth’s The Ferryman to Transfer to the West End

It has been announced that Jez Butterworth’s new play directed by Sam Mendes will transfer from the Royal Court Theatre to the Gielgud Theatre from the 20th June.  Following an already sold out run at the Royal Court Theatre, it has been confirmed that Jez Butterworth’s The Ferryman will transfer to the Gielgud Theatre from… Read More

NEWS: Dreamgirls Extends Run Until October 2017

Following rave reviews from its opening night, Sonia Friedman Productions has confirmed that Dreamgirls is now booking at the Savoy Theatre until 21st October 2017.  With best availability from March 2017, Dreamgirls made its UK premiere on Wednesday evening – 35 years after making its Broadway debut. This eagerly anticipated UK premiere production directed and… Read More

Cast Announced for UK Tour of Sunny Afternoon

While the multi-Olivier award winning musical continues to play for London audiences in the West End, casting has been confirmed for the UK tour, which opens at the Manchester Opera House on the 19th August.  Produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, the hit musical looks at the life and career of The Kinks, featuring some of… Read More