West End Features - November 2017

December theatre in London
Top 10 theatre openings in London this December
It’s December, and congrats, you’ve very nearly made it through 2017. While it may be a memorable one for all the wrong reasons in many respects, it’s been a blinder of a year when it comes to... Read more
Bat Out of Hell
Poll: Vote for your favourite song from Bat Out Of Hell the Musical
During the final performance of Bat Out of Hell at the London Coliseum, it was announced that the show would be returning to London in 2018. The musical garnered a huge following of rock and musical... Read more
Bush Theatre
New season announced at Bush Theatre for 2018
Madani Younis has announced the season for the coming year at the Bush Theatre, which will include 2 new commissions and 3 world premieres. The season opens in January with The Believers Are But... Read more
Jack and the Beanstalk
Production photos of Jack and the Beanstalk at Lyric Hammersmith released
Production images have been released for this year’s pantomime at the Lyric Hammersmith, Jack and the Beanstalk. Written by Joel Horwood, Jack and the Beanstalk stars comedian and actress Vikki Stone... Read more
Theatre capacity
Quiz: Which London theatre has the biggest capacity?
Think you know your London theatres? Think again. Take our quiz to find out just how much attention you pay to London’s auditoria and see if you can guess which theatre seats the most people. Note:... Read more
Black Friday
Black Friday Theatre Deals - Grab a Bargain
Black Friday might have you scrambling the High Street to grab yourself a brand new, all-the-bells-and-whistles TV, but this year, why not treat yourself, your friends and family to a night at the... Read more
Belleville
Photos: James Norton, Imogen Poots and cast in rehearsals for Belleville at the Donmar Warehouse
Images have been released showing the cast of Belleville, due to run at the Donmar Warehouse next month, in rehearsals for Michael Longhurst’s production. Amy Herzog’s play is about two Americans –... Read more
Vote for the ultimate Andrew Lloyd Webber musical
It's been quite the year for Andrew Lloyd Webber. This summer he had four shows running concurrently in the West End (The Phantom of the Opera, Jesus Christ Superstar, School of Rock and Evita),... Read more
Foodwork
'I hope people get a night they never forget' - Jan Versweyveld on why there's an onstage restaurant in the National Theatre's Network
Food is an integral part of the theatregoing experience, whether it be a nice meal with friends pre-show, or scoffing a sandwich from Pret minutes before curtain up (we’ve all done that). But if you... Read more
Chess
Five classic songs from Tim Rice's musical Chess
With the news that Tim Rice, Benny Anderson and Bjorn Ulvaeus’ musical Chess is to receive its first major London revival in 30 years (and with tickets now on sale), we revisit the original album... Read more
Glengarry Glen Ross
First photos of Christian Slater and cast in Glengarry Glen Ross
Production images have been released for Glengarry Glen Ross, which opens at the Playhouse Theatre this week starring Christian Slater. David Mamet’s play is about a group of real estate salesmen who... Read more
The Red Lion
Video: In rehearsals with the cast of The Red Lion
We popped into rehearsals of The Red Lion, Patrick Marber’s play about a non-league football club which opens at the Trafalgar Studiosnext week. The Red Lion tells the story of a promising young... Read more
The Woman in White
Rehearsal images for revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Woman in White
Rehearsal images have been released for the upcoming revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical The Woman in White, which opens at the Charing Cross Theatre later this month. Directed by the theatre’s... Read more
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