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

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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

PREVIEW: The Night of the Iguana, Noel Coward Theatre

It has been confirmed that a new production of Tennessee Williams’  play will be performed in the West End from the 6th July.  James MacDonald (Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf, The Father and The Changing Room) will direct this new production of the play, performing at the Noel Coward Theatre from the 6th July. In the strange limbo of 1940, on a dilapidated hotel verandah perched high in a rainforest above the west coast of Mexico,… 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

Review Round Up: Summer and Smoke, Almeida Theatre

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Rebecca Frecknall’s production now playing at the Almeida Theatre… The Guardian: **** “Frecknall’s production, which at the start looked fashionably tricksy, by the end had me totally in its grip. It restores Williams’s wrongly neglected play to a central place in the canon.” The Times: *****… Read More