Category: Lyric Hammersmith

Posted in 2022 Bertolt Brecht Caryl Churchill David Eldridge David Greig Dennis Kelly Gary Owen Hope Theatre Internationaal Theater Amsterdam Ivo van Hove Lyric Hammersmith Mark Gatiss Musicals Not-London Nottingham Playhouse Octagon Theatre Royal Exchange Shakespeare Sheffield Theatres Southwark Playhouse Theatre Touring UK Watford Palace

Shows to look forward to in 2023

As usual, my 2023 theatre preview looks a little beyond the big names hitting the West End…

Posted in 2022 Arthur Miller Barbican Theatre Battersea Arts Centre Best Plays Bush Theatre Caryl Churchill Charing Cross Theatre Curve Theatre David Eldridge fosterIANs Gary Owen Internationaal Theater Amsterdam Lee Hall Lyric Hammersmith Michael Frayn Musicals National Theatre Old Vic Open Air Theatre Richard Bean Richard Brinsley Sheridan Richmond Theatre Royal Court RSC Southwark Playhouse The Other Palace Theatre Tom Morton-Smith Watermill Theatre Year round-ups Young Vic

My 10 favourite shows of 2022

1 Dictating to the Estate, Maxilla Social Club 2 Age of Rage, Barbican 3 Jack Absolute Flies…

Posted in Bertolt Brecht Lyric Hammersmith News Not-London Sheffield Theatres Theatre UK

News: The Good Person of Szechwan reveals its cast

Sheffield Theatres has announced the full cast for their new production of The Good Person of Szechwan, marking…

Posted in Ancient Greeks Gary Owen Lyric Hammersmith Theatre Theatre review

Review: Iphigenia in Splott, Lyric Hammersmith

I finally get round to witnessing the scorching brilliance of Sophie Melville in the brutally stunning Iphigenia…

Posted in Lyric Hammersmith Patrick Marber Theatre Theatre review

Review: Closer, Lyric Hammersmith

Patrick Marber’s Closer celebrates its 25th anniversary with an occasionally muddled but very strongly cast production at…

Posted in Lyric Hammersmith News Patrick Marber Theatre

News: cast announced for 25th anniversary revival of Closer runs at the Lyric Hammersmith

Full casting is announced today for Closer, the Olivier-Award winning cult play of the Hollywood hit film of…

Posted in Curve Theatre Lee Hall Lyric Hammersmith Musicals News Not-London Stephen Sondheim Theatre Theatre Royal Bath Timberlake Wertenbaker UK

Casting news for April

A round-up of April casting news from around the country including Theatre Royal Bath’s Into the Woods,…

Posted in Lyric Hammersmith Mike Bartlett Theatre Theatre review

Review: Scandaltown, Lyric Hammersmith

Mike Bartlett’s third concurrent London opening is the silly, superficial and entertaining Scandaltown at the Lyric Hammersmith…

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Photo teasers for Cock, Scandaltown and Get Up, Stand Up!

Some photos to whet your appetite for Mike Bartlett’s double penetration in London and a notable cast…