News: Taken At Midnight transfers to the West End

    24/10/14   85

Mark Hayhurst’s brand new play is set to transfer to the West End next year following a successful premiere run at the Chichester Festival. Following the closure of Great Britain, Mark Hayhurst’s Taken At Midnight will move into the Theatre Royal Haymarket for a strictly limited run from 15th January 2015. The critically acclaimed play […]

News: Michael Flatley dances into the Dominion Theatre

    24/10/14   86

Due to popular demand, Michael Flatley’s Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games will move into the West End’s Dominion Theatre next year. Due to finish it’s West End run at the Palladium Theatre this weekend (25th October), Michael Flatley’s Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games will return to the West End following a world tour. […]

News: Keira Knightley makes her Broadway debut

    24/10/14   103

Keira Knightley will make her Broadway stage debut starring in a production of Thérèse Raquin in October 2015. The production of Thérèse Raquin has been commissioned by the Roundabout Theatre Company who operate three venues across the pond, including the Stephen Sondheim Theatre — home to Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. The company are launching […]

News: James McAvoy returns to the West End

    24/10/14   91

X-Men star James McAvoy returns to the stage to star in a revival of The Ruling Class as part of the Trafalgar Transformed season. James McAvoy is the latest celebrity to head up the next installment in Jamie Lloyd’s Trafalgar Transformed season, following in the footsteps of Martin Freeman (Richard III) and Jane Horrocks (East […]

News: Tim Pigott-Smith bows out of King Charles III

    22/10/14   191

West End star Tim Pigott-Smith has been forced to abdicate the throne in King Charles III after breaking his collarbone. The veteran actor, who has appeared in numerous blockbusters including Quantum of Solace and V For Vendetta, reportedly sustained the injury in a car accident. His understudy will step up and take the reigns while […]

News: West End transfer for The Nether

    22/10/14   126

Never say Nether — Jennifer Haley’s critically acclaimed play will make its way to the West End next year. Following a sold-out multi award-winning run at the Royal Court Theatre, The Nether will open at the Duke of York’s Theatre in January 2015, following on from the closure of Tim Firth’s Neville’s Island. In a […]

News: Dirty Rotten Scandal?

    22/10/14   494

In true thespian style, Rufus Hound has made a dramatic exit from the West End musical adaptation of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. The comedian-turned-actor will be replaced by West End regular Alex Gaumond (Top Hat, Matilda) from 11th November, with Hound’s understudy Gavin Alex performing in his place in the meantime. Fresh from playing Miss Trunchbull […]

News: Sleepless in the West End?

    14/10/14   228

The brand new musical adaptation of the classic 1993 movie Sleepless In Seattle could be making its way to the West End in 2015. Having recently had its world premiere at the Pasadena Playhouse in June, Sleepless In Seattle: The New Musical hopes to bring the show to the West End and Broadway before embarking […]

News: Once to close in March

    13/10/14   254

After two successful years in London’s West End, Once The Musical will have its final curtain call and bow out of Theatreland in the March of next year. The previously announced Ronan Keating will takeover the role of Guy from November 17th, and remain in the Tony and Olivier Award-winning production until it closes at […]

Review: Ghost Stories, London

    03/10/14   427

Tip: For the best experience sit in the front, far-left corner of the stalls in the Arts Theatre…if you dare. Horror films don’t phase me. Predictable and passive, you can see the monsters lurking miles away. Trapped in the intimacy of the Arts Theatre however, Ghost Stories is performed in the perfect setting, leaving the […]