Category: Theatre Review

Little Miss Sunshine Musical announces Off-West End run before UK Tour!

The European premiere of Little Miss Sunshine at Arcola Theatre will star Olivier nominee Laura Pitt-Pulford as Sheryl, the matriarch of the eccentric Hoover family, Olivier award winner Gary Wilmot as Grandpa (the role that won Alan Arkin an Academy award), Gabriel Vick as Sheryl’s husband Richard, two-time Olivier nominee Paul Keating as Sheryl’s brother […]

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Mischief Theatre (The Play That Goes Wrong, Bank Robbery) announce their next West End show!

From the parents of THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG comes a brand-new comedy all about growing up.  Are we the same people at 30 as we were at 13?  Does school life determine our future? Do we ever grow out of our school crush?  Playing an unruly classroom of kids and anarchic high school teenagers, through to the aches and pains of adulthood, the original Mischief […]

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John Malkovich returns to the West End this summer in a new play by David Mamet!

The multi award-winning John Malkovich returns to the West End stage after nearly 30 years to play Barney Fein, a top dog Hollywood producer in Bitter Wheat, a new play by the legendary author, director and playwright David Mamet.   It will preview at the Garrick Theatre on Friday 7 June 2019 with a press night on Wednesday 19 June 2019 and will […]

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Mary Poppins Finally Returns to the West End!

Start saving up your tuppences! Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s multi award-winning musical MARY POPPINS returns to its original West End home at the Prince Edward Theatre from 23 October 2019! The magical story of the world’s favourite Nanny is triumphantly and spectacularly brought to the stage with dazzling choreography, incredible effects and unforgettable songs. Starring […]

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Trevor Nunn’s Revival of ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ announces West End transfer!

TRANSFERRING TO THE WEST END THIS MARCH! Direct from its sold-out run at the Menier Chocolate Factory, Tony and Olivier award-winning director Trevor Nunn’s ‘exuberant revival’ (The Telegraph) of the classic Broadway musical Fiddler on the Roof transfers to the West End for a strictly limited run. The Playhouse Theatre will be specially transformed into […]

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Notre Dame de Paris, London Coliseum

“Simply Beautiful!” Almost twenty years ago, Notre Dame de Paris had its West End premiere at The Dominion Theatre and the reviews were much less than desirable. One of the show’s stars, Daniel Lavoie claims “The write ups were horrible. They killed us”. Simply put, the show didn’t translate as well as they’d hoped. The […]

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Re-Visions, Camden People’s Theatre

“Re-Visions is a strong piece of fringe theatre but can be stronger. After a few more revisions, that is.” The play within a play is a well-known concept for a fringe piece, but has it ever before been performed as ‘meta’ as this? Re-Visions tells a story of a director trying to realistically recreate a […]

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Cheating Death comes to The Cockpit Theatre this February!

Max Nowaz’s ’Cheating Death’ is a play packed with dark humour and staged with wit and originality as it follows a man’s attempts to crawl back to normality. The first staged play from established novelist Max Nowaz introduces us to John, who wakes up inside a coffin at his own funeral. Max has enjoyed notable […]

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Hollywood star Matthew Broderick to make his West End debut this May!

Broderik (famous for Ferris Bueller’s Day Off and The Producers) will take the lead in ‘The Starry Messenger’ by the Academy Award winning writer of Manchester-By-The-Sea, Kenneth Lonergan. Coming to the Wyndham’s Theatre from 16 May, comes a story of struggle and hope. This moving piece of theatre finally comes to the West End after […]

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The internationally acclaimed, original ‘Notre Dame de Paris’ production comes to London for its 5,000th show!

Full Casting and ENO Orchestra Announced for the original spectacular at The London Coliseum at the end of January! Nicolas Talar for Enzo Products Ltd and Adam Blanshay Productions have announced the full casting for Notre Dame de Paris. Twenty years after its Parisian debut, and after receiving international acclaim in 23 countries worldwide, the […]

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