11 November 2015
The full casting has been announced for The Haunting of Hill House at Liverpool Playhouse. Emily Bevan plays Eleanor and will be joined by Chipo Chung, Jane Guernier, Joseph May and Martin Turner as Dr Montague. The production is a collaboration with Sonia Friedman Productions and HAMMER to create the first major UK stage adaptation of Shirley Jackson’s novel. The production will play at the Williamson Square venue from Monday 7 December to Saturday 16 January.
3 November 2015
New 2016 dates announced for the current UK tour include Leicester, Sheffield, Brighton, Oxford, Cheltenham, Manchester and Norwich
Internationally acclaimed production will open in Australia at the Roslyn Packer Theatre, Sydney, in March 2016
2 November 2015
THE NEW YORK TIMES hails “...the invaluable gift of this splendid, high-reaching and utterly unexpected play. Directed with fiery wit and rushing momentum by Rupert Goold, this London import, which won last year’s Olivier Award for best play, is a work that takes all manner of audacious license, poetic and otherwise... Mr. Bartlett sails with bravado over every high hurdle he sets up.”
30 October 2015
Due to unprecedented demand the Menier Chocolate Factory production of Funny Girl transfers to the Savoy Theatre in London’s West End, following the sold out run at the Menier Chocolate Factory which begins later this month.
23 October 2015
16 October 2015
Last night’s NT Live broadcast of Shakespeare’s HAMLET with Benedict Cumberbatch in the title role is the highest grossing event cinema opening of 2015.
1 October 2015
Claire van Kampen’s critically-acclaimed new play Farinelli and the King, starring Mark Rylance, opened to rave reviews this week.
28 September 2015
This week is the last chance for audiences to catch the original cast of Sunny Afternoon in the multi-Olivier Award-winning hit British musical which tells the story of the rise to fame of The Kinks. Their final performance will be on the evening of Saturday 3 October.
25 September 2015
Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, a new play by Jack Thorne will receive its world premiere in London’s West End at the Palace Theatre in the summer of 2016.
16 September 2015
Sonia Friedman is the production powerhouse behind dozens of West End shows, from Hamlet to Harry Potter. She tells Rosamund Urwin about tackling sexism on stage and remaining fearless
14 September 2015
Claire van Kampen’s critically-acclaimed play Farinelli and the King begins its 12 week run tonight at the Duke of York’s Theatre. Limited tickets are still available in advance, starting at £10, for best availability please call the box office on 0844 871 7623. Day seats, priced at £10, will be available from 10am at the Box Office.
9 September 2015
King Charles III opens in Sydney in March 2016 at the Roslyn Packer Theatre as part of the Sydney Theatre Company’s 2016 season.