London Theatre News

Snowflake
Full casting announced for Snowflake at the Kiln Theatre
The full cast for the upcoming production of Snowflake at the Kiln Theatre has been announced, which will receive its London premiere at the off-West End venue in December. First staged at Oxford’s... Read more
The Boy Friend
Further casting for The Boy Friend at the Menier Chocolate Factory
Further casting has been announced for Matthew White’s upcoming revival of Sandy Wilson’s The Boy Friend, already announced to be starring Janie Dee and Adrian Edmondson. The musical is set at a... Read more
Come From Away
Come From Away extends booking period at the Phoenix Theatre to May 2020
Come From Away will play at the Phoenix Theatre for an extended booking period to 23rd May 2020, it has been announced. With a book, music and lyrics by Irene Sankoff and David Hein after visiting... Read more
Uncle Vanya
Ciarán Hinds to join cast of Uncle Vanya in latest casting announcement
Further casting has been announced for the upcoming production of Uncle Vanya, which opens at the Harold Pinter Theatre in January 2020. Currently starring in Translations at the National Theatre,... Read more
Moulin Rouge
Moulin Rouge! The Musical to transfer to the Piccadilly Theatre in 2021
Currently wowing audiences on Broadway, Moulin Rouge! The Musical will transfer to the West End, opening at the Piccadilly Theatre in March 2021, it has been announced. Based on Baz Luhrmann’s 2001... Read more
Jermyn Street Theatre
New season of work announced at Jermyn Street Theatre, featuring Trevor Nunn and Michael Pennington
The full 2020 season to be performed at the Jermyn Street Theatre has been announced, with productions scheduled to January 2021. The season will feature a triad of Samuel Beckett plays directed by... Read more
The Play That Goes Wrong
New cast announced for The Play That Goes Wrong at the Duchess Theatre
Now in its fifth year at the Duchess Theatre, a new cast has been announced for The Play That Goes Wrong, who will join the West End production from 5th November. The cast of The Play That Goes Wrong... Read more
Nicholas McLean to join cast of Wicked as Boq
It has been announced that Nicholas McLean will join the cast of Wicked at the Apollo Victoria Theatre next year. Nicholas McLean McLean will take over the role of Boq from 20th January 2020, with... Read more
Hamilton
New cast announced for Hamilton in the West End
A new cast has been announced for the West End production of Hamilton, currently at the Victoria Palace Theatre. The new cast will begin performances from 18th November, with an extended booking... Read more
Back to the Future
Roger Bart to join cast of Back to the Future musical as Dr. Emmett Brown
It has been announced that Roger Bart will join the cast of the world premiere of Back to the Future at Manchester Opera House, ahead of a West End transfer. Roger Bart will play the role of Dr.... Read more
Cyrano de Bergerac
Full casting announced for Cyrano de Bergerac at the Playhouse Theatre
The full casting for the upcoming revival of Cyrano de Bergerac at the Playhouse Theatre has been announced, marking the first in a season of works directed by Jamie Lloyd. Joining the previously... Read more
Park Theatre
New season at Park Theatre announced, featuring a translated play by Simon Callow
The inaugural season of work to be performed at the Park Theatre next year has been announced. The season will feature a 10th anniversary revival production of Clybourne Park, the English language... Read more
Goldilocks and the Three Bears
Further casting announced for Goldilocks and the Three Bears at London Palladium
Casting has been announced for the upcoming London Palladium pantomime Goldilocks and the Three Bears, set to open in December. As previously announced, Paul O’Grady (Baron Von Savage), Matt Baker (... Read more
Life of Pi
Life of Pi stage adaptation to transfer to Wyndham’s Theatre
Lolita Chakrabarti’s stage adaptation of Yann Martel’s Man Booker Prize-winning novel Life of Pi is set to transfer to the West End following a world premiere run in Sheffield. Directed by Max... Read more
A Christmas Carol
Immersive production of A Christmas Carol to open in London
A production of A Christmas Carol is set to open at a new, bespoke immersive theatre venue produced by the creators of The Great Gatsby and The Wolf of Wall Street later this year. Set to open later... Read more
A Christmas Carol
Full casting announced for A Christmas Carol at the Old Vic
The full cast of Jack Thorne’s A Christmas Carol has been announced, which will be staged for the third consecutive Christmas season at the Old Vic from next month. Myra McFadyen and Gloria Onitiri... Read more
Witness for the Prosecution
New cast and extension announced for Witness for the Prosecution
A new cast has been announced for the West End production of Witness for the Prosecution, which has also announced a new extended booking period at London County Hall. Lucy Bailey’s production of... Read more
Waitress
Sandra Marvin to join the cast of Waitress at the Adelphi Theatre
Sandra Marvin It has been announced that Sandra Marvin will join the cast of Waitress at the Adelphi Theatre later this month, taking over the role of Becky. Marisha Wallace will play her final... Read more
Kiln Theatre
Kiln Theatre announces three new productions to be performed in 2020
The Kiln Theatre’s artistic director Indhu Rubasingham has announced three new productions tobe staged at the off-West End venue next year. The new works will feature performances by Paapa Essiedu,... Read more
New season at the Boulevard Theatre announced, featuring plays by Lucy Prebble and Athol Fugard
Ahead of the Boulevard Theatre’s inaugural production of Ghost Quartet, the first season of work to be staged at the off-West End venue has been announced. The season will feature new plays by Cormac... Read more
Soho Cinders
Casting announced for Stiles and Drewe’s Soho Cinders at the Charing Cross Theatre
Full casting has been announced for George Stiles and Anthony Drewe’s musical Soho Cinders, which is set to open at the Charing Cross Theatre later this month. Luke Bayer (alternate Jamie in... Read more
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