West End Features

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Hamlet
Watch and vote: Your favourite Hamlet soliloquy
In celebration of Shakespeare Day, which is marked on the day historians believe the Bard was born and also died (23rd April), we thought we’d run a poll in the playwright's honour. Inspired by... Read more
Jukebox musicals
8 jukebox musicals we'd like to see in the West End
Love them or hate them, jukebox musicals are a major part of the theatre landscape. In the last two weeks, we’ve seen Bob Dylan-themed Girl from the North Country win two Oliviers, the world premiere... Read more
Moormaid
Playwright Marion Bott - 'Moormaid took shape as I sought the uncomfortable truths of European radicalisation'
- 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
Tina - The Tina Turner Musical
Production images released for Tina - The Tina Turner Musical in the West End
Production images have been released showing Adrienne Warren in the title role of Tina – The Tina Turner Musical, set to open at the Aldwych Theatre on 17th April. The musical, which began previews... Read more
Time Junkies
A trip down memory lane: Have we found the perfect retro gift for theatre collectors?
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
Devil with the Blue Dress
Video: In rehearsals with new play about Monica Lewinsky scandal
A new play has opened in London examining the events surrounding the Monica Lewinsky scandal. Devil with the Blue Dress by Kevin Armento, now running at the Bunker Theatre, is about five woman at the... Read more
Chicago
Production images of Cuba Gooding Jr and cast of Chicago at Phoenix Theatre
Production images have been released showing the cast of Chicago at the Phoenix Theatre ahead of next week’s official opening night. Cuba Gooding Jr. stars in the production as Billy Flynn alongside... Read more
Royal Albert Hall
London Theatre's Complete Guide to the Olivier Awards
This weekend the biggest names in theatre will descend on the Royal Albert Hall for the ultimate celebration of British theatre: the Olivier Awards. As the guests prepare for the big night, here’s... Read more
Josh Roche
Director Josh Roche - 'Plastic at the Old Red Lion is the most technically difficult play I've ever worked on'
Written by Kenneth Emson, Plastic is a new thriller set in the 90s that looks at the stories of four kids growing up in Essex from the perspective of both adults reminiscing, and teenagers living.... Read more
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