Inside the Rehearsals…. The Bridges of Madison County, Menier Chocolate Factory

The musical will open for previews at the Menier Chocolate Factory on the 13th July. Directed by Trevor Nunn, who recently directed Fiddler on the Roof which played at the Menier Theatre last year, the musical is based on on Robert James Waller’s 1992 novel, which was also transformed into the 1995 film starring Clint… Read More

REVIEW: Fiddler on the Roof, Playhouse Theatre

Trevor Nunn’s glorious revival of this classic musical is wonderfully heartwarming to watch. Since opening at the Menier Chocolate Factory last December, Trevor Nunn’s beautifully authentic production of Fiddler on the Roof is still wonderful to watch unfold as you are drawn into the world of Anatevka and its residents. Set in 1905, the musical… Read More

NEWS: Jenna Russell to Star in The Bridges of Madison County at the Menier Chocolate Factory

It has been confirmed that the actress will star in the UK premiere of Jason Robert Brown and Marsha Norman’s musical at the Menier Chocolate Factory. Directed by Trevor Nunn, this UK premiere of the musical is set to begin performances at the Menier Chocolate Factory in July. It has now been confirmed that Jenna… Read More

REVIEW: Fiddler on the Roof, Playhouse Theatre

Trevor Nunn’s extraordinary production of Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick’s classic musical makes a delightful transfer to the Playhouse Theatre. Aside from the beauty of Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick’s beautiful score, it is a shame to see just how painfully relevant Fiddler on the Roof is in terms of prejudice and persecution towards those… Read More

NEWS: Full Casting Announced for West End run of Fiddler on the Roof

The full cast has been confirmed for the production transferring to the Playhouse Theatre from the 21st March. Joining the previously announced Andy Nyman (Tevye) and Judy Kuhn (Golde) in Trevor Nunn’s production will be: Nicola Brown (Chava), Harriet Bunton (Hodel), Dermot Canavan (Lazar Wolf), Stewart Clarke (Perchik), Joshua Gannon (Motel), Matthew Hawksley (Fyedka), Louise… Read More

REVIEW: Fiddler on the Roof, Menier Chocolate Factory

Trevor Nunn’s beautifully detailed production is filled with moments that capture the heart of the story perfectly.  From the second the audience steps into the auditorium for this glorious revival of Fiddler on the roof, they are immediately made to feel part of the  Anatevka community, thanks to the rustic and haunting set design by… Read More

NEWS: New Casting Announced for Les Miserables

From the 11th June, major cast changes will take place at the West End production of the long-running musical, now into its 33rd year in London.  Cameron Mackintosh has announced that from the 11th June, Dean Chisnall will star as ‘Jean Valjean’; Toby Miles as ‘Marius’; Elena Skye as ‘Eponine’; Vivien Parry as ‘Madame Thénardier’ and Amara Okereke as ‘Cosette’. Meanwhile, Steven Meo  (‘Thénardier’) and Carley Stenson as… Read More

REVIEW: Love in Idleness, Apollo Theatre

A sparkling cast makes Trevor Nunn’s take on Rattigan’s classic comedy a delight to watch from beginning to end.  (c) Nimax Theatres. With its brilliantly witty script and fantastic characters, Love in Idleness has plenty to offer those who are in need of gentle but ultimately affectionate entertainment and Trevor Nunn has created a classy… Read More

Review Round Up: Love in Idleness, Menier Chocolate Factory

Trevor Nunn directs this revival of Terence Rattigan’s comedy which stars Eve Best, Helen George, Anthony Head and Edward Bluemel. Here is what critics have been saying about it:  The Telegraph: **** “not only gripped by its ingenious fusion of domestic tragi-comedy and political debate but ever more seized by the conviction that this work… Read More

NEWS: Cast Changes for Les Miserables Announced

Cameron Mackintosh has confirmed changes to the long-running show’s cast from the 5th December.  Now into its 32nd year in the West End, the hit musical Les Miserables will have several cast changes from Monday 5th December. Joining the cast from the 5th December,  Simon Gleeson will play ‘Jean Valjean’; Lucy O’Byrne will play ‘Fantine’… Read More