In celebration of William Shakespeare’s 454th birthday, we asked for your opinion on the definitive performance of the ‘To be or not to be’ soliloquy from Hamlet.
We gave you the choice of ten actors... Read more
Star of Kander and Ebb’s Chicago at the Phoenix Theatre, Cuba Gooding Jnr makes his West End and musical theatre debuts in the show, and he says the show will offer theatregoers an experience they’ll... Read more
New casting has been announced for the West End production of Kinky Boots, which runs at the Adelphi Theatre in London.
Oliver Tompsett will join the cast to play the role of Charlie Price, and... Read more
A season has been announced at the National Theatre, and it includes the UK premiere of the musical Hadestown, and the return of its award-winning production of Follies.
With music, lyrics and a book... Read more
- by Marion Bott
I remember being back home in France, trying to imagine what would need to happen for me to join a terrorist group like Isis. In 2014, I heard the shocking news that former... Read more
A new immersive production inspired by the Disney masterpiece Fantasia is set to run at The Vaults in celebration of Mickey Mouse’s 90th anniversary.
The 1940 film was produced by Walt Disney and... Read more
Kwame Kwei-Armah has announced his first season as the artistic director of the Young Vic, including a musical adaptation of Twelfth Night.
Formerly artistic director of Center Stage in Baltimore,... Read more
If you’re anything like us, you’ll have a box buried deep in a cupboard full of programmes, tickets and other stagey memorabilia you’ve gathered over the years. You also probably love showing off... Read more
Greeted by designer Naomi Dawson’s impressive contemporary hotel set, with Paul Pyant’s clever use of lighting to mimic both the feel of a warm Mediterranean evening and the charged atmosphere of a... Read more
It’s loud. It’s bombastic. It’s bat-shit crazy. And it’s back, returning to London after last summer’s world premiere at the Coliseum, Bat Out of Hell takes up an open-ended residency at the Dominion... Read more
If you drew up a list of everything you wanted from a Tina Turner musical, you wouldn’t be disappointed by Tina, which gets its world premiere at the Aldwych Theatre. It’s got the anthems, it’s got... Read more
Chicago made its first appearance on Broadway in 1975, and it lit up New York with its razzle dazzle. Reviving the show at London’s Phoenix Theatre now, however, doesn’t pack half the punch it would... Read more