A new West End production of Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot will return to the Arts Theatre from 5 to 23 September, 62 years since making its English-language premiere at the same venue in London's West End. ABA Productions will present this new revival, directed by Peter Reid. The production has toured internationally for ten years and comes to the UK for the first time following runs in Singapore and the USA and will officially open in the West End on 7 September 2017.
Well, it “passed the time”… That was my final thought as the curtain fell on Waiting For Godot at the Arts Theatre and I believe it’s exactly what Samuel Beckett intended. Met with hecklers and outraged reviews, this tragicomedy was said to have changed the rules of theatre when it made its English language debut at the same theatre 62 years ago. Today, there were no hecklers and, so far, no... Read more