West End Features

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David Tennant in Don Juan in Soho (Helen Maybanks)
First Look at David Tennant in Don Juan in Soho at the Wyndham's Theatre
Production images have been released of David Tennant in the title role in Patrick Marber’s Don Juan in Soho which is currently in previews at the Wyndham's Theatre, ahead of an official opening on... Read more
An American in Paris London
Leslie Caron, Tiler Peck and Danny Mac celebrate the opening of An American in Paris
The West End premiere of An American in Paris opened on Tuesday night at the Dominion Theatre in London to a raft of five-star rave reviews. In a beautiful opening night production guests walked the... Read more
42nd Street West End revival (Photo Brinkhoff and Moegenburg)
First Look at 42nd Street at Theatre Royal Drury Lane in London's West End
Production images have been released of the West End revival of 42nd Street which is currently in previews at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane ahead of an official opening on 4 April 2017. Featuring... Read more
An American in Paris Dominion Theatre
An American in Paris, an Indescribable True Musical: Interview with Producer Stuart Oken
After delighting audiences in Paris and Broadway the London production of An American in Paris opens at the Dominion Theatre in London's West End this evening. With award-winning sets, stunning... Read more
Bat Out of Hell the Musical
Bat Out of Hell the Musical is a shot in the arm for modern musical theatre
It's easy to be cynical about jukebox musicals. For the past two decades modern musical theatre in both the UK and USA has been dominated by shows that mine the work of pop music artists and aim to... Read more
First look at Damien Lewis and Sophie Okonedo in rehearsal for The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia?
First look at Damian Lewis and Sophie Okonedo in rehearsal for The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia?
Rehearsal images have been released of Damian Lewis, Sophie Okonedo and the cast of Edward Albee’s The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? ahead of its first preview on 24 March 2017. Directed by Ian Rickson,... Read more
Production images released of Filthy Business at the Hampstead Theatre
Production images released of Filthy Business at the Hampstead Theatre
The Hampstead Theatre presents the world premiere of Ryan Craig’s fiery family drama Filthy Business, running from 10 March to 22 April 2017. Directed by Artistic Director Edward Hall, this new... Read more
First look at Katherine Jenkins and Alfie Boe in rehearsal for Carousel
First look at Katherine Jenkins and Alfie Boe in rehearsal for Carousel
Rehearsal images have been released of Katherine Jenkins, Alfie Boe and Nicholas Lyndhurst in rehearsal for Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Carousel which runs at the ENO’s London Coliseum from 7 April to... Read more
Further images released of Bat Out of Hell the Musical
Further images released of Bat Out of Hell the Musical
Further production images have been released of the UK premiere of Bat Out of Hell the Musical which is currently running in Manchester ahead of a London premiere at the London Coliseum from 5 June... Read more
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? at the Harold Pinter Theatre (Johan Persson)
First look at Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? at the Harold Pinter Theatre
Production images have been released of the new West End production of Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? at the Harold Pinter Theatre. Imelda Staunton stars opposite Conleth Hill, Imogen... Read more
Disney's Beauty and the Beast
How Disney's Beauty and the Beast changed Broadway and Musical Theatre Forever
It may have been over a quarter of a century since Walt Disney's animated picture Beauty and the Beast stormed onto movie screens changing the face of the animation studio for years to come, but the... Read more
International Women's Day
International Women's Day - a Celebration of Women in London Theatre
To celebrate International Women's Day we take a look at some of the London theatre industry's top women to celebrate their success and contribution towards theatre of all kinds. From commercial hits... Read more
Limehouse (Photo Jack Sain)
First Look at Limehouse at the Donmar Warehouse
First production photos have been released of the Donmar Warehouse's production of Limehouse, Steve Waters' thrilling new drama that takes us behind closed doors to imagine the personal conflicts... Read more
Olivier Awards 2017
Don't Miss These Top Olivier Award-Nominated Shows
Following the announcement of the 2017 Olivier Award Nominations London theatre is looking forward to a month of celebrations before the announcement of the awards on Sunday 9 April. Whilst Harry... Read more
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead
First Look at Daniel Radcliffe in Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead at the Old Vic
Production photos have been released of Daniel Radcliffe and cast in the Old Vic's 50th anniversary revival of Tom Stoppard's Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead which opens this evening. The... Read more
Don Juan in Soho
First Look at David Tennant in rehearsal for Don Juan in Soho
The first rehearsal images have been released of David Tennant preparing for the West End revival of Patrick Marber's Don Juan in Soho which runs at the Wyndham's Theatre from 17 March 2017, with an... Read more
An American in Paris
Forget Hamilton, An American in Paris is the new musical London has been waiting for
We take an exclusive look inside the technical rehearsals of An American in Paris There's a rare level of excitement associated with the impending opening of a major new musical that's somewhat... Read more
First Look at Andrew Scott and cast in Hamlet at the Almeida
First Look at Andrew Scott and cast in Hamlet at the Almeida Theatre
Production photography has been released of Robert Icke's new production of Hamlet at the Almeida Theatre starring Andrew Scott in the central role alongside Juliet Stevenson (Gertrude), Jessica... Read more
Miss Saigon Broadway
Brits on Broadway - The West End takes over Broadway this Spring
London's West End is used to welcoming a string of Broadway hit shows, from celebrated new musicals to well-reviewed revivals of musicals that are looking to extend their life beyond the USA. This... Read more
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