Review Round Up: The Jungle, Playhouse Theatre

Joe Murphy and Joe Robertson’s acclaimed The Jungle transfers from the Young Vic to the West End. But what have critics had to say about it?  WhatsOnStage: ***** “This is the most important play of the decade, not just because it covers the big issue of our times so comprehensively, but because it humanises it.”… Read More

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NEWS: Full Casting Announced for The Jungle

Following its successful run at the Young Vic, full casting has been announced for the West End transfer of The Jungle, playing at the Playhouse Theatre from the 16th June.  This is the place where people suffered and dreamed. Meet the hopeful, resilient residents of The Jungle – just across the Channel, right on our… Read More

PREVIEW: The Inheritance, Noel Coward Theatre

Following its successful run at the Young Vic Theatre, Matthew Lopez’s The Inheritance will transfer to the Noel Coward Theatre from the 21st September.  Producers Sonia Friedman and Nattering Way have announced that Stephen Daldry’s production will transfer to the Noel Coward Theatre including the majority of the Young Vic’s original cast. A generation after the peak of… Read More

Review Round Up: The Inheritance, Young Vic Theatre

Stephen Daldry directs Matthew Lopez’s play inspired by E.M.Forster’s Howards End. Here’s what critics have been making of it… The Telegraph:***** “Stephen Daldry’s fleet, astute production, deploying an often bare-foot ensemble of 13 on and around a simple raised (subtly convertible) platform, is sparing in its visual elements and ‘big’ moments so that when they… Read More

NEWS: West End Transfer Announced for the Jungle

Following its acclaimed run at the Young Vic, its been announced that The Jungle will play at the Playhouse Theatre from the 16th June.  This news will see the Playhouse auditorium completely transformed to an approximately 450 seat house in order to accommodate Miriam Buether’s unique set design. Playing at the Playhouse Theatre from the… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for The Inheritance at the Young Vic

The Young Vic has announced casting for its upcoming production of Matthew Lopez’s play, playing at the theatre from the 2nd March.  Directed by Stephen Daldry (The Jungle, An Inspector Calls, Billy Elliot, The Hours and The Reader), The Inheritance is a play divided into two parts that examines what it is like to be a young… Read More

NEWS: An Inspector Calls Extends Run at the Playhouse Theatre

Due to popular demand, Stephen Daldry’s acclaimed production of JB Priestley’s classic thriller is now booking at the Playhouse Theatre until the 25th March 2017.  Starring Clive Francis, Barbara Marten and Liam Brennan, this revival marks the 70th anniversary of the first UK staging of the play and the 25th anniversary of this production appearing at… Read More

REVIEW: An Inspector Calls, Playhouse Theatre

Stephen Daldry’s award winning production of J.B Priestley’s classic thriller returns to London once again to explore the consequences of collective responsibility.  From Ian MacNeil’s fantastic set design all the way through to wonderful performances from Liam Brennan (Inspector Goole) and Barbara Marten (Sybil Birling), J.B Priestely’s masterful thriller is brought vibrantly to life, guaranteeing… Read More

NEWS: Cast Announced for An Inspector Calls

Casting for An Inspector Calls, which will play at the Playhouse Theatre from the 4th November until the 4th February, has been confirmed.  Clive Francis (The Crown, Netflix), Barbara Marten (Casualty) and Liam Brennan (Diary of a Madman – winner of a Stage Edinburgh Award) will all star in this revival  of JB Priestley’s An… Read More

An Inspector Calls to Return to the West End

Stephen Daldry’s production of JB Priestley’s An Inspector Calls will return to the West End’s Playhouse Theatre from the 4th November it has been confirmed.  Marking the 70th anniversary since the play was first staged in the UK, as well as 25th anniversary since it first appeared at the National Theatre, Daldry’s production has won 19… Read More