NEWS: Casting Announced for Into the Woods at The Cockpit

Ahead of opening at the Cockpit Theatre on the 23rd May, casting for Tim McArthur’s reimagining of Stephen Sondheim’s classic fairytale with a twist musical has been confirmed.  This well known musical invites audiences to journey into the middle of the forest where well-known fairy tales interweave to create a magical world. As with all fairy… Read More

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NEWS: New Adaptation of Into the Woods to Play at the Cockpit Theatre

Tim McArthur will direct a new production of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim’s Into the Woods, playing at the Cockpit Theatre from the 23rd May.  This new production of Sondheim’s classic musical, gives it a new twist that invites the audience to journey into the middle of the forest where well-known fairy tales interweave to create… Read More

NEWS: Mel Giedroyc Joins the Cast of Company

It has been confirmed that Mel Giedroyc will be joining the previously announced Rosalie Craig and Patti LuPone in Marianne Elliott’s production playing at the Gielgud Theatre from the 26th September.  Best known for co-presenting The Great British Bake Off for the BBC alongside her  comic partner Sue Perkins and  co-presented Let It Shine with Graham Norton.  Mel Giedroyc’s… Read More

NEWS: Marianne Elliott to Direct Stephen Sondheim & George Furth’s Company

It has been announced that Marianne Elliott will direct a new production of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth’s award winning musical Company.  The production will open for a strictly limited run at the Gielgud Theatre from the 26th September 2018 and will for the first time ever see the lead role of Bobby  re-imagined as a… Read More

NEWS: Production Images for Follies Released

Production images for the National Theatre’s production of Stephen Sondheim’s Follies have been released ahead of the production’s opening night on the 6th September.  New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals for…. Follies, National Theatre

Rehearsals have begun for the National Theatre’s upcoming production of Stephen Sondheim’s musical starring Imelda Staunton. Here’s a glimpse of what has been happening…  New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for Follies at the National Theatre

Full casting has been announced for the National Theatre’s upcoming production of  Follies, opening for previews from the 22nd August.  New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. Thirty years after their final performance, the Follies girls gather to have a few drinks,… Read More

REVIEW: The Frogs, Jermyn Street Theatre

Ever wondered what would happen if Bernard Shaw and William Shakespeare had a showdown on who was the most superior writer? Well pay a visit to the Jermyn Street Theatre to see Stephen Sondheim’s quirky but entertaining musical to find out… There is certainly an element of surprise about this little performed musical by Stephen… Read More

NEWS: Production Images Released for The Frogs Ahead of UK Premiere

Production images for Grace Wessels production of Stephen Sondheim’s musical The Frogs have been released ahead of its UK premiere at Jermyn Street Theatre this evening (16th March).  This production is based on the 2004 Broadway production and includes a book revised and expanded by Nathan Lane. The Frogs follows Dionysos, Greek god of wine and drama, and… Read More

NEWS: Michael Matus & George Rae to Star in The Frogs at Jermyn Street Theatre

Casting for the revival of  Stephen Sondheim’s rarely performed musical The Frogs, playing at the Jermyn Street Theatre from the 14th March, has been announced.  Starring in this new production of the musical, loosely based on a comedy written in 405 BC by Aristophanes will be Michael Matus as Dionysos and George Rae as Xanthias.… Read More