Seven Shows to Look Out For: August 2017

While Edinburgh prepares to welcome back its Festival Fringe from the 4th August, London will be welcoming these shows to theatres…  1. Five Guys Named Moe, Marble Arch Theatre: playing is a specially created pop up theatre, Five Guys Named Moe transports audiences back to the 1940’s to a world filled with jazz. Featuring the hits… Read More

PREVIEW: The Odyssey, The Scoop

Gods and Monsters Theatre  will present Ancient Greece’s epic story The Odyssey at The Scoop amphitheatre from the 9th August to the 3rd September.   With Tower Bridge as its view, The Scoop and Gods and Monsters will present Homer’s Greek epic in three parts over the summer as part of London’s Free Open Air Theatre Season, returning for the… Read More

REVIEW: Crime & Punishment – The Rock Musical, The Scoop

Adapted from Dostoyevsky’s novel and featuring music by Toyah Willcox and Simon Darlow, this brand new musical can’t quite decide if it takes place in modern Russia or a more period setting.  My previous attempts at open air theatre have not gone well in the past as my experience with Seven Brides for Seven Brothers… Read More

NEWS: Gods and Monster to Present The Wawel Dragon at The Scoop

The theatre company will celebrate Polish folklore with a production of The Wawel Dragon at The Scoop from the 31st August until the 25th September.  Performing as part of London’s free open-air theatre season, this change in the programme, sees Gods and Monsters offering 20,000 free seats to this family production which celebrates Poland’s mythology.… Read More

NEWS: World Premiere Of Crime & Punishment: A Rock Musical Announced

The world premiere production of Crime & Punishment: A Rock Musical will run at The Scoop! from the 31st August until the 25th September it has been confirmed.  London’s Open-Air Theatre season returns as part of the London Bridge City Summer Festival with the world premiere production of Crime and Punishment: A Rock Musical, presented… Read More