NEWS: David Ireland’s Cyprus Avenue to Return to the Royal Court

It has been announced that Cyprus Avenue will play at the Royal Court Theatre from the 14th February 2019.  The return of Cyprus Avenue to the Royal Court Theatre will also see award-winning actor Stephen Rea reprising his role of Eric Miller, a Belfast Loyalist.  Gerry Adams has disguised himself as a new-born baby and successfully infiltrated… Read More

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Review Round Up: My Mum’s a Twat, Royal Court Theatre

Anoushka Warden’s debut play is a celebration of rebellion and resilience and is directed by Royal Court Artistic Director Vicky Featherstone and Jude Christian. Here Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews…. “Have you ever tried to sustain a relationship with a twat? It’s hard work and you need to be completely not a twat yourself… Read More

NEWS: Cast Announced for Bad Roads at the Royal Court Theatre

Casting has been announced for the upcoming production of Natal’ya Vorozhbit’s play, playing at the theatre from the 15th November.  In the darkest recesses of Ukraine, a war is raging. A journalist takes a research trip to the front line. Teenage girls wait for soldiers on benches. A medic mourns her lover killed in action.… Read More

NEWS: Royal Court Theatre Announces Autumn/Winter Programme

The Royal Court Theatre has confirmed details of its upcoming Autumn/Winter programme including five world premieres and the return of a landmark Royal Court play.  The theatre’s new season will open with the return of Minefield by Lola Arias from the 2nd to the 11th November which previously appeared at the Royal Court in 2016. Six Falklands/Malvinas war… Read More

REVIEW: Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour, Duke of York’s Theatre

Bold, brash and rowdy Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour quite rightly comes with a warning – but it is also surprisingly sincere and poignant.  Based on Alan Warner’s novel The Sopranos, Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour brings to mind as being the female version of The Inbetweeners, in which the story follows six teenage girls… Read More

Review Roundup… X @Royal Court Theatre

Alistair McDowell’s new play has officially opened at the Royal Court Theatre – but what have critics made of it?  The Telegraph: **** Dominic Cavendish said: “McDowall has created a new genre, sly-fi: you make dismissive assumptions about what you’re watching at your peril.” The Guardian: *** Michael Billington thought that: “For all McDowall’s acclaimed… Read More

Cast Announced for X at the Royal Court Theatre

Casting for Vicky Featherstone’s production of Alistair McDowell’s X, appearing at the Royal Court theatre from the 30th March has been confirmed.  Rudi Dharmalingam, Darrell D’Silva, James Harkness, Jessica Raine and Ria Zmitrowicz will start rehearsals for the production next week and will run in the Jerwood Theatre Downstairs from next month. Royal Court Artistic… Read More