REVIEW: A Streetcar Named Desire, National Theatre at Home

This 2014 Young Vic Theatre production is as heartbreaking as it is powerful to watch. With his production of this classic play by Tennessee Williams, Benedict Andrews powerfully captures all the central themes of the play including the dangers of fantasising, loneliness and mental illness. A Streetcar Named Desire follows the story of Blanche who… Read More

NEWS: Cast Announced for The Two Character Play at Hampstead Theatre

The production will run at the theatre from the 24th April. Full casting and creative team has been announced for the Hampstead Theatre’s upcoming production of Tennessee Williams’ The Two Character Play. Directed by Sam Yates, this revival is set to star: David Dawson (Fairview, Aristocrats) and Lyndsey Marshal (Blood Wedding, Boston Marriage). Sam Yates returns to… Read More

NEWS: Hampstead Theatre Announces its Hampstead Classics Season

The theatre has unveiled details of its Spring/Summer season, marking its 60th anniversary. Hampstead Theatre has revealed details of its upcoming spring/summer programme titled Hampstead Classics to mark the theatre’s 60th anniversary and celebrate its history as a new writing theatre.  The four pieces of work in the season are from the venue’s archive and will… Read More

Review Round Up: The Night of the Iguana, Noel Coward Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for James MacDonald’s production starring Clive Owen. Variety: ” Originally a short story written soon after World War II, “The Night of the Iguana” sits out of sorts onstage. Arguably, that works to its advantage. Like its restive leads, it never quite finds its footing. Their listlessness… Read More

First Look at…The Night of the Iguana

Production images have been released for James MacDonald’s production of Tennessee William’s play. Now in previews at the Noel Coward Theatre, James MacDonald’s production stars Golden Globe-winner Clive Owen (Closer, Children of Men) as Rev. T. Lawrence Shannon ; Lia Williams (The Crown, Mary Stuart) as Hannah Jelkes; two-time Emmy Award-winner Anna Gunn (Deadwood, Breaking Bad) in her West End debut as Maxine Faulk and Julian Glover (Game of… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for Southern Belles at King’s Head Theatre

The two one act plays by Tennessee Williams will play at the theatre from the 24th July. Performed as part of the King’s Head Theatre’s 2019 Queer Season, Southern Belles will headline the season from the 24th July and is directed by  Jamie Armitage, co-director of the multi Olivier nominated musical Six. Southern Belles unites two… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of… The Night of the Iguana, Noel Coward Theatre

Rehearsal images have been released for James MacDonald’s production which begins previews at the Noel Coward on the 6th July. Directed by James MacDonald, the cast for the production is led by Golden Globe-winner Clive Owen (Closer, Children of Men) who returns to the West End as Rev. T. Lawrence Shannon ; Lia Williams (The Crown, Mary Stuart) as Hannah Jelkes;… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for The Night of the Iguana

Final casting has been confirmed for James MacDonald’s production Tennessee William’s The Night of the Iguana, which begins performances at the Noel Coward Theatre from the 6th July. Joining the cast of James MacDonald’s production is Alasdair Baker (The Bear,The Strangers) as Herr Fahrenkopf; Timothy Blore (Edward II, Ghost About the House) as Wolfgang;Emma Canning (Heart in Cardio, Towers) as… Read More

Review Round Up: Orpheus Descending, Menier Chocolate Factory

The Menier Chocolate Factory and Theatr Clwyd co-production has officially opened in London. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews….   Broadway World: ** “Harvey centres the thematic line on racism, bigotry, and intolerance, inadvertently (one assumes) toning down Williams’ passionate and galvanised energy with an experimental vibe that shuffles real life and fiction.” WhatsOnStage: **** “Harvey is… Read More

NEWS: King’s Head Theatre to Present Double Bill of Tennessee Williams’ Plays

Southern Belles will unite two of Tennsessee Williams’ one act plays to headline the King’s Head Theatre’s 2019 Queer Season. Playing at the King’s Head Theatre from the 24th July until the 24th August, these two one act plays will be directed by Jamie Armitage, co-director of the Olivier nominated musical Six, a graduate of… Read More