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  • Showstopper

    Showstopper! The Improvised Musical have announced an eight week run at The Other Palace alongside monthly performances at the Lyric Theatre.During the run at The Other Palace, the cast will celebrate a landmark of 1000 unique performances.Showstopper! The Improvised Musical is an improvised comedy musical theatre show, with cast members taking suggestions from the audience to create a brand new musical for each performance. The show started in 2008, later debuting in the West End in 2015 at the...

  • Betrayal Tom Hiddleston

    Betrayal marks the finale of a grand season of theatre at the Harold Pinter Theatre, celebrating the legendary British playwright Harold Pinter. Starring one of Britain's most well-known actors Tom Hiddleston, ticket demand for Betrayal is likely to be high. Playing for a 12-week run, make sure you know how to get your tickets and be ahead of the crowd by securing your tickets for Betrayal before the limited engagement sells out. Tickets are now on sale for Betrayal starring Tom Hiddleston at...

  • The Comedy About A Bank Robbery

    The Olivier Award-nominated play The Comedy About A Bank Robbery has extended its booking period at the Criterion Theatre, playing until 3rd November 2019, as well as announcing a new cast for its run.Brought to the West End by Mischief Theatre, The Comedy About A Bank Robbery opened in 2016 and is set in a city bank in Minneapolis in 1958. In a town where nobody can be trusted, people try to bag the jewel for themselves. With an escaped convict, mistaken identities and love triangles, it isn't...

  • Learn more about the American playwright, as well as his famous characters and award-winning works. Get tickets to see Arthur Miller plays in the West End.

  • From up-tempo musicals to emotional jerkers, most West End musicals feature a ballad somewhere in its score. Here’s just some of the theatre ballads we’re playing on repeat.

  • Regent's Park Open Air Theatre

    The new season at Regent's Park Open Air theatre is set to include productions directed by Jamie Lloyd and Ellen McDougall, and includes A Midsummer Night's Dream and Andrew Lloyd Webber's í.The season begins with Our Town, directed by Gate Theatre artistic director Ellen McDougall from 16th May to 8th June. Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning play is about a fictional American town, and uses meta-theatrical devices to tell the story of its citizens. It was last seen in London at the...

  • Tennessee Williams is often regarded as one of the great twentieth-century American dramatists, with his works seeing him win a Tony Award and two Pulitzer Prizes, as well as a Tennessee Williams festival held in his honour annually in New Orleans. We delve deeper into the life of the American laureate to find out why Tennessee Williams plays have been so successful. See Tennessee Williams plays in the West End. ## What was Tennessee Williams's life like? Born in Columbus, Mississippi, Tennessee...